Vista, Missouri

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Population in 2013: 53 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -3.6%
 
Males: 20  (38.0%)
Females: 33  (62.0%)
Median resident age:  37.0 years
Missouri median age:  33.9 years

Zip code: 64776

Estimated median household income in 2012: $28,725 (it was $30,000 in 2000)
Vista:

$28,725
MO:

$45,321
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $12,897 (it was $12,068 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $43,895 (it was $26,700 in 2000)
Vista:

$43,895
MO:

$135,000
Mean prices in 2012: All housing units: $60,400; Detached houses: $76,429; Mobile homes: $23,000
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Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Vista: 74.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (26.5%), United States (20.4%), Irish (18.4%), Russian (16.3%), Scottish (4.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1952

Elevation: 870 feet

Land area: 0.13 square miles.

Population density: 404 people per square mile   (low).

Vista, Missouri map

For population 25 years and over in Vista:

  • High school or higher: 93.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 6.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 16.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 36.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Vista village:

  • Never married: 15.4%
  • Now married: 72.6%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 12.0%
  • Divorced: 0.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $600 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $350 (0.8%)

Vista satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Springfield, MO (58.7 miles , pop. 151,580).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Kansas City, MO (89.4 miles , pop. 441,545).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (399.7 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Osceola, MO (2.1 miles ), Gerster, MO (2.3 miles) , Collins, MO (2.7 miles) , Roscoe, MO (2.8 miles) , Weaubleau, MO (3.1 miles ), Lowry City, MO (3.3 miles ), Humansville, MO (3.8 miles ), Wheatland, MO (3.8 miles ).

Latitude: 37.99 N, Longitude: 93.66 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 417

Vista household income distribution Vista home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

7.9%
Missouri:

6.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +5 (+10.0%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (100%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Retail trade (0%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (0%)
  • Educational services (50%)
  • Retail trade (20%)
  • Other services, except public administration (20%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)

Average climate in Vista, Missouri

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Vista-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Missouri state average. It is 41% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/15/1982, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 4.7 miles away from the Vista village center killed 2 people and injured 8 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 3/15/1982, a category F3 tornado 7.8 miles away from the village center injured one person and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Vista-area historical earthquake activity is near Missouri state average. It is 74% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/4/1991 at 01:18:54, a magnitude 5.0 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 233.2 miles away from the city center
On 9/26/1990 at 13:18:51, a magnitude 5.0 (4.7 MB, 4.8 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 7.7 mi) earthquake occurred 233.3 miles away from Vista center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 315.6 miles away from the city center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 246.2 miles away from the city center
On 5/4/2001 at 06:42:12, a magnitude 4.7 (4.2 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 209.1 miles away from Vista center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 211.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)
Vista topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Vista:

  • ST CLAIR COUNTY HEALTH CENTER (Home Health Center, about 5 miles away; OSCEOLA, MO)
  • TRUMAN LAKE MANOR INC (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; LOWRY CITY, MO)
  • NORTHWOOD HILLS CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; HUMANSVILLE, MO)
  • BIG SPRING CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; HUMANSVILLE, MO)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Vista:

  • Southwest Baptist University (about 31 miles; Bolivar, MO; Full-time enrollment: 2,783)
  • University of Central Missouri (about 54 miles; Warrensburg, MO; FT enrollment: 9,952)
  • State Fair Community College (about 54 miles; Sedalia, MO; FT enrollment: 3,581)
  • Drury University (about 58 miles; Springfield, MO; FT enrollment: 3,902)
  • Ozarks Technical Community College (about 58 miles; Springfield, MO; FT enrollment: 10,356)
  • Evangel University (about 58 miles; Springfield, MO; FT enrollment: 2,036)
  • Missouri State University-Springfield (about 59 miles; Springfield, MO; FT enrollment: 16,660)

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St. Clair County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 30.0%
Average household size:
This village:  2.5 people
Missouri:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  59.1%
Whole state:  65.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  4.5%
Whole state:  6.7%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Vista compared to Missouri state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage above state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

Vista travel time to work - commute Vista mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (45%)
  • Electricity (30%)
  • Wood (20%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Vista village (based on St. Clair County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 47.82%
Here: 47.8%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchChristian Church (Disciples of Christ)Christian Churches and Churches of ChristOld Missionary Baptists Associations
Adherents59.4%12.2%10.3%5.2%3.9%
Congregations25.8%19.4%6.5%9.7%12.9%
NameAssemblies of GodCatholic ChurchChurch of the NazareneChurch of the BrethrenOther
Adherents3.9%1.6%1.0%1.0%1.5%
Congregations3.2%3.2%3.2%3.2%12.9%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 6
St. Clair County:

6.39 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
St. Clair County:

5.32 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 11
Here:

11.71 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.37 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

10.2%
Missouri:

8.8%
Adult obesity rate:
St. Clair County:

28.8%
Missouri:

29.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

13.8%
State:

13.5%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll

6.77% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($27,743 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.77%
Missouri average:

6.69%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Henry County, MO  0.84% ($16,692 average AGI)
from Jackson County, MO  0.81% ($37,480)
from Cedar County, MO  0.39% ($20,750)


6.80% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($27,005 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.80%
Missouri average:

6.91%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Henry County, MO  1.48% ($25,022 average AGI)
to Polk County, MO  0.64% ($31,800)
to Greene County, MO  0.42% ($30,692)

Strongest AM radio stations in Vista:

  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KRMS (1150 AM; 10 kW; OSAGE BEACH, MO; Owner: VIPER COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • KKOW (860 AM; 10 kW; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: AMERICAN MEDIA INVESTMENTS)
  • KKHK (1250 AM; 25 kW; KANSAS CITY, KS)
  • KBNN (750 AM; daytime; 5 kW; LEBANON, MO; Owner: OZARK BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KWTO (560 AM; 5 kW; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: KWTO, INC.)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KSGF (1260 AM; 5 kW; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KCMO (710 AM; 10 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA KANSAS CITY PARTNERSHIP)
  • KXEN (1010 AM; 50 kW; FESTUS-ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: BDJ RADIO ENTERPRISES, LLC)
  • KMOX (1120 AM; 50 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KGGF (690 AM; 10 kW; COFFEYVILLE, KS; Owner: KGGF-KUSN, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Vista:

  • KCVJ (92.3 FM; OSCEOLA, MO; Owner: LAKE AREA EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING FOUNDATION)
  • KLRQ (96.1 FM; CLINTON, MO; Owner: B & F BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KWKJ (98.5 FM; WINDSOR, MO; Owner: D & H MEDIA, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Vista:

  • KMOS-TV (Channel 6; SEDALIA, MO; Owner: BOARD OF GOVERNORS OF CENTRAL MISSOURI STATE UNIVERSITY)
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 0 meters
Total average daily traffic: 262
Total average daily truck traffic: 28
Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic: 340
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