For population 25 years and over in Waverly:
For population 15 years and over in Waverly city:
10 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $791 (1.0%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Independence, MO (48.3 miles , pop. 113,288).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Kansas City, MO (56.3 miles , pop. 441,545).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (356.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Grand Pass, MO (2.0 miles) , Blackburn, MO (2.7 miles ), Alma, MO (2.8 miles ), Malta Bend, MO (2.9 miles ), Mount Leonard, MO (3.0 miles) , Dover, MO (3.0 miles) , Corder, MO (3.1 miles ), Carrollton, MO (3.2 miles ).
Latitude: 39.21 N, Longitude: 93.52 W
Area code: 660
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Crime rate in Waverly detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: -30 (-3.6%).
Work and jobs in Waverly: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Waverly, Missouri
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Waverly-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Missouri state average. It is 125% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/4/1977, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 26.4 miles away from the Waverly city center injured one person and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 5/4/1977, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 1.2 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 5 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Waverly-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Missouri state average. It is 97% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/31/2005 at 07:07:07, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 54.6 miles away from the city center
On 5/18/2005 at 19:59:42, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 57.1 miles away from Waverly center
On 5/13/1999 at 14:18:22, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 63.7 miles away from the city center
On 3/30/2001 at 17:13:55, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 88.8 miles away from the city center
On 1/21/1992 at 11:36:21, a magnitude 3.1 (2.3 LG, 3.1 MD, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 95.4 miles away from Waverly center
On 3/23/2007 at 08:15:49, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 99.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Lafayette County (19) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 10, Tornadoes: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Tornadoes: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Brad St. Louis - 2005 NFL player (Cincinnati Bengals, born: Aug 19, 1976), Jesse Grant Chapline - Educator and politician.
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 23.2%
(23.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 27.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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No gay or lesbian households reported
31 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
38 people in short-term care, detention or diagnostic centers for delinquent children in 2000
36 people in nursing homes in 2000
Waverly compared to Missouri state average:
Banks with branches in Waverly (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Waverly city (based on Lafayette County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 61.15%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 8
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 17
Number of full-service restaurants: 25
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7.12% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($41,782 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
7.74% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($30,434 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Waverly fatal accident list:
Feb 20, 2004 05:20 PM, Commercialst, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Oct 11, 1994 12:30 AM, Coroad270, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jan 12, 1991 01:45 PM, 65, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Waverly)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:3
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:5
FCC Registered Paging Towers:2
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:2
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2014.