For population 25 years and over in Wentworth:
For population 15 years and over in Wentworth village:
2 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $400 (0.6%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Springfield, MO (45.7 miles , pop. 151,580).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Tulsa, OK (119.4 miles , pop. 393,049).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (328.3 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Pierce City, MO (2.3 miles ), Sarcoxie, MO (2.4 miles ), Ritchey, MO (2.6 miles) , Monett, MO (3.1 miles ), Newtonia, MO (3.2 miles ), Reeds, MO (3.2 miles) , Freistatt, MO (3.2 miles) , La Russell, MO (3.2 miles) .
Latitude: 36.99 N, Longitude: 94.08 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 417
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: +3 (+2.2%).
Average climate in Wentworth, Missouri
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Wentworth-area historical tornado activity is above Missouri state average. It is 166% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/24/1975, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 18.4 miles away from the Wentworth village center killed 3 people and injured 22 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 4/3/1956, a category F4 tornado 21.9 miles away from the village center injured 59 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Wentworth-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Missouri state average. It is 100% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 9/7/2007 at 10:40:47, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 MD, Depth: 0.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 76.6 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 76.9 miles away from Wentworth center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Newton County (20) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 16
Emergencies Declared: 4
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 11, Tornadoes: 7, Winter Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Wentworth:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Wentworth:
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 21.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 19.7 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2004 was 13.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 19.7 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 22.1%
(20.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 57.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 58.3% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Wentworth compared to Missouri state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Wentworth (based on Newton County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 44.61%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 6
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 30
Number of full-service restaurants: 33
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Wentworth government finances in 2002(per resident):
8.57% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($32,860 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:
8.37% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($30,847 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:
Strongest AM radio stations in Wentworth:
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TV broadcast stations around Wentworth:
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:6
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents: