Wentworth, Missouri

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Population in 2014: 148 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +5.0%
 
Males: 74  (50.0%)
Females: 74  (50.0%)
Median resident age:  52.9 years
Missouri median age:  38.1 years

Zip code: 64873

Estimated median household income in 2013: $40,634 (it was $19,063 in 2000)
Wentworth:

$40,634
MO:

$46,931

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $17,258 (it was $12,051 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $49,877 (it was $35,400 in 2000)
Wentworth:

$49,877
MO:

$133,200

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $99,642; Detached houses: $48,268; Mobile homes: $380,314

Median gross rent in 2013: $1,052.

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    • 14397.3%White alone
    • 32.0%American Indian alone
    • 10.7%Black alone
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Wentworth: 78.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (21.6%), German (20.7%), Irish (9.0%), United States (8.1%), Polish (5.4%), Dutch (4.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1895

Elevation: 1222 feet

Land area: 0.20 square miles.

Population density: 754 people per square mile   (low).

Wentworth, Missouri map

For population 25 years and over in Wentworth:

  • High school or higher: 76.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 6.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.7%
  • Unemployed: 3.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Wentworth village:

  • Never married: 10.4%
  • Now married: 72.1%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 5.6%
  • Divorced: 12.0%

1 residents are foreign born

This village:

1.0%
Missouri:

3.9%



According to our research of Missouri and other state lists there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Wentworth, Missouri as of May 27, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Wentworth to the number of sex offenders is 50 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $343 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $316 (1.1%)

Wentworth satellite photo by USGS

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

Wentworth household income distribution Wentworth home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.0%
Missouri:

4.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +3 (+2.2%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (34%)
  • Construction (17%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (17%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (3%)
  • Other services, except public administration (3%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Health care and social assistance (28%)
  • Manufacturing (24%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (14%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (3%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation occupations (45%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (17%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (3%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (28%)
  • Legal occupations (10%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (10%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (3%)

Average climate in Wentworth, Missouri

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Wentworth-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Missouri state average. It is 79% 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 near Missouri state average. It is 74% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 162.3 miles away from the city center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 163.7 miles away from Wentworth center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 229.0 miles away from the city center
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) earthquake occurred 237.4 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 250.8 miles away from Wentworth 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 353.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

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: 9, Winter Storms: 6, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Wentworth topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Wentworth:

  • SARCOXIE NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; SARCOXIE, MO)
  • BENCHMARK HEALTHCARE OF MONETT (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; MONETT, MO)
  • COX MONETT HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 10 miles away; MONETT, MO)
  • COX-MONETT HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 10 miles away; MONETT, MO)
  • GRANBY HOUSE (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; GRANBY, MO)
  • LAWRENCE COUNTY MANOR (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; MOUNT VERNON, MO)
  • MT VERNON PLACE CARE CENTER, INC (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; MOUNT VERNON, MO)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Wentworth:

  • Crowder College (about 21 miles; Neosho, MO; Full-time enrollment: 3,675)
  • Missouri Southern State University (about 23 miles; Joplin, MO; FT enrollment: 4,456)
  • Pittsburg State University (about 45 miles; Pittsburg, KS; FT enrollment: 6,838)
  • NorthWest Arkansas Community College (about 45 miles; Bentonville, AR; FT enrollment: 5,634)
  • Northeastern Oklahoma A&M College (about 45 miles; Miami, OK; FT enrollment: 2,075)
  • Missouri State University-Springfield (about 47 miles; Springfield, MO; FT enrollment: 16,660)
  • Drury University (about 47 miles; Springfield, MO; FT enrollment: 3,902)

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Newton County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 15.0%
(15.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.7 people
Missouri:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  75.9%
Whole state:  65.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  7.4%
Whole state:  6.7%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.1
Missouri average:

11.0

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Wentworth village (based on Newton County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant22,49783
Mainline Protestant3,3149
Catholic1,0052
Other9276
None30,371-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 6
Newton County:

1.07 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Newton County:

0.36 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

0.60 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 30
Newton County:

5.36 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 33
Here:

5.89 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.2%
Missouri:

8.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Newton County:

30.0%
Missouri:

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

12.4%
State:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

50.2%
Missouri:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

46.1%
Missouri:

46.9%

Average BMI:
Wentworth:

29.8
Missouri:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

23.3%
State:

21.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

14.2%
Missouri:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Wentworth:

6.8
Missouri:

6.8

Overweight people:
Wentworth:

39.7%
State:

34.3%

General health condition:
Wentworth:

54.5%
State:

56.3%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

75.1%
State:

78.8%

More about Health and Nutrition of Wentworth, MO Residents
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
Other Government Administration 0$0 5$25
Totals for Government 0$0 5$25

7.79% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($31,924 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.79%
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 Jasper County, MO  2.94% ($33,694 average AGI)
from McDonald County, MO  0.65% ($24,630)
from Barry County, MO  0.26% ($25,471)


7.69% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,283 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.69%
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 Jasper County, MO  2.90% ($34,405 average AGI)
to McDonald County, MO  0.59% ($27,310)
to Greene County, MO  0.29% ($21,911)

Strongest AM radio stations in Wentworth:

  • KRMO (990 AM; 3 kW; CASSVILLE, MO; Owner: MONETT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KBTN (1420 AM; 10 kW; NEOSHO, MO; Owner: PETRACOM OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)
  • KKLL (1100 AM; daytime; 5 kW; WEBB CITY, MO; Owner: NEW LIFE EVANGELISTIC CENTER, INC.)
  • WMBH (1560 AM; 10 kW; JOPLIN, MO)
  • KKOW (860 AM; 10 kW; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: AMERICAN MEDIA INVESTMENTS)
  • KOCR (1310 AM; 5 kW; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: OZARK CHRISTIAN COLLEGE)
  • KWTO (560 AM; 5 kW; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: KWTO, INC.)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KURM (790 AM; 5 kW; ROGERS, AR; Owner: KERM, INC)
  • KSWM (940 AM; 1 kW; AURORA, MO; Owner: 940 RADIO, INC.)
  • KFAY (1030 AM; 10 kW; FARMINGTON, AR; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Wentworth:

  • KKBL (95.9 FM; MONETT, MO; Owner: MONETT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KIXQ (102.5 FM; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: BIG MACK BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KSYN (92.5 FM; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: BIG MACK BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KHTO (106.7 FM; MOUNT VERNON, MO; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KOBC (90.7 FM; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: OZARK CHRISTIAN COLLEGE)
  • KMXL (95.1 FM; CARTHAGE, MO; Owner: CARTHAGE BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KXDG (97.9 FM; WEBB CITY, MO; Owner: BIG MACK BROADCASTING, INC)
  • KNEO (91.7 FM; NEOSHO, MO; Owner: SKY HIGH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KBTN-FM (99.7 FM; NEOSHO, MO; Owner: PETRACOM OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)
  • KQMO (97.7 FM; SHELL KNOB, MO; Owner: MAGIC CIRCLE RADIO, INC.)
  • K255AH (98.9 FM; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: BOARD OF GOVERNORS FOR SOUTHWEST MISSOURI STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KGMY-FM (100.5 FM; AURORA, MO; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KZRQ (104.1 FM; ASH GROVE, MO; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KJMK (93.9 FM; WEBB CITY, MO; Owner: BIG MACK BROADCASTING, INC)
  • K207BT (89.3 FM; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Wentworth:

  • K05KD (Channel 5; CARTHAGE, MO; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • KCLJ-CA (Channel 46; JOPLIN/CARTHAGE, MO; Owner: GARY M./DEBORAH R. KENNY)
  • KODE-TV (Channel 12; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: MISSION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KOAM-TV (Channel 7; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: SAGA QUAD STATES COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KOZJ (Channel 26; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: BD. OF GOVERNORS OF SW MISSOURI STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • K38DD (Channel 38; MONETT, MO; Owner: PEGGY L. DAVIS AND DEBORAH R. KENNY)
  • KJPX-LP (Channel 47; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: GARY M./DEBORAH R. KENNY)
  • KSNF (Channel 16; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)
  • K20GA (Channel 20; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • K52FC (Channel 52; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K55HU (Channel 55; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K61GJ (Channel 61; AURORA, MO; Owner: NEW LIFE EVANGELISTIC CENTER, INC.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 4m13ftTotal length
  • 512Total average daily traffic
  • 55Total average daily truck traffic
  • 701Total future (year 2035) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

6
  • Call Sign: KA5GXK, Grant Date: 10/15/1991, Expiration Date: 10/15/2001, Cancellation Date: 10/16/2003, Registrant: John T Dimmitt, Wentworth, MO 64873
  • Call Sign: KC0BAT, Grant Date: 05/20/1997, Expiration Date: 05/20/2007, Cancellation Date: 05/21/2009, Registrant: Jerry F Chapman, 32 Fr 2170, Wentworth, MO 64873
  • Call Sign: WA0RAD, Licensee ID: L01355897, Grant Date: 01/04/2008, Expiration Date: 03/06/2018, Registrant: Randall E Staponski, 3554 Lawrence 2160, Wentworth, MO 64873
  • Call Sign: KC0TBL, Licensee ID: L00915810, Grant Date: 09/10/2004, Expiration Date: 09/10/2014, Certifier: John E Stubblefield, Registrant: John E Stubblefield, 6232 Walleye Rd, Wentworth, MO 64873
  • Call Sign: KC0VJO, Licensee ID: L01080490, Grant Date: 11/18/2015, Expiration Date: 11/03/2025, Certifier: Deborah J Blinzler, Registrant: Deborah J Blinzler, 5522 Hwy Jj, Wentworth, MO 64873-9264
  • Call Sign: KD0AFC, Licensee ID: L01265742, Grant Date: 04/05/2007, Expiration Date: 04/05/2017, Certifier: Tammy K Stubblefield, Registrant: Tammy K Stubblefield, 6232 Walleye Rd, Wentworth, MO 64873

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 7

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (81%)
  • Electricity (16%)

Wentworth compared to Missouri state average:

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