Wheatland, Missouri

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Population in 2013: 363 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -6.4%
 
Males: 208  (57.4%)
Females: 155  (42.6%)
Median resident age:  44.4 years
Missouri median age:  33.9 years

Zip codes: 65779.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $18,714 (it was $17,500 in 2000)
Wheatland:

$18,714
MO:

$45,321
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $8,257 (it was $10,025 in 2000)

Wheatland city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $59,014 (it was $36,800 in 2000)
Wheatland:

$59,014
MO:

$135,000
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $68,075; Detached houses: $77,115; Mobile homes: $48,602

Median gross rent in 2012: $376.

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  • White alone - 344 (92.7%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 7 (1.9%)
  • Black alone - 6 (1.6%)
  • Two or more races - 6 (1.6%)
  • Hispanic - 6 (1.6%)
  • American Indian alone - 2 (0.5%)

Races in Wheatland detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Wheatland: 77.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (28.3%), United States (16.5%), German (15.0%), English (9.7%), French (2.6%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1964

Elevation: 327 feet

Land area: 0.35 square miles.

Population density: 1,023 people per square mile   (low).

Wheatland, Missouri map

For population 25 years and over in Wheatland:

  • High school or higher: 73.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 1.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 9.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 31.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Wheatland city:

  • Never married: 25.0%
  • Now married: 35.0%
  • Separated: 0.8%
  • Widowed: 11.8%
  • Divorced: 27.4%

1 residents are foreign born

This city:  0.3%
Missouri:  3.8%



According to our research of Missouri and other state lists there were 9 registered sex offenders living in Wheatland, Missouri as of April 27, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Wheatland to the number of sex offenders is 40 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $443 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $330 (0.5%)

Wheatland satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Springfield, MO (52.2 miles , pop. 151,580).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Kansas City, MO (100.1 miles , pop. 441,545).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (403.7 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Hermitage, MO (2.2 miles ), Weaubleau, MO (2.9 miles ), Gerster, MO (3.1 miles) , Preston, MO (3.2 miles) , Flemington, MO (3.3 miles) , Cross Timbers, MO (3.3 miles) , Collins, MO (3.5 miles) , Humansville, MO (3.7 miles ).

Latitude: 37.94 N, Longitude: 93.40 W

Area code: 417

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

8.3%
Missouri:

6.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +25 (+6.9%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation and warehousing (24%)
  • Construction (22%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (20%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (13%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (9%)
  • Utilities (7%)
  • Manufacturing (2%)
  • Health care and social assistance (42%)
  • Retail trade (38%)
  • Manufacturing (15%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Carpenters (11%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (11%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (10%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (8%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (6%)
  • Construction laborers (6%)
  • Business operations specialists (5%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (16%)
  • Child care workers (11%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5%)
  • Cashiers (5%)

Work and jobs in Wheatland: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Wheatland, Missouri

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Wheatland-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Missouri state average. It is 34% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/12/2006, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 6.6 miles away from the Wheatland city center injured 19 people and caused $1 million in damages.

On 3/15/1982, a category F3 tornado 13.5 miles away from the city center injured one person and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

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

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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 218.8 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 219.0 miles away from Wheatland 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 301.9 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 233.4 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 201.0 miles away from Wheatland center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 203.0 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 Hickory County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 6, Winter Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 5, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Wheatland topographic map

Birthplace of: Tom Wade Huntington - Television actor.

Hospitals and medical centers near Wheatland:

  • NORTHWOOD HILLS CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; HUMANSVILLE, MO)
  • BIG SPRING CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; HUMANSVILLE, MO)

Airports located in Wheatland:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Wheatland:

  • Southwest Baptist University (about 24 miles; Bolivar, MO; Full-time enrollment: 2,783)
  • Drury University (about 51 miles; Springfield, MO; FT enrollment: 3,902)
  • Evangel University (about 51 miles; Springfield, MO; FT enrollment: 2,036)
  • Ozarks Technical Community College (about 51 miles; Springfield, MO; FT enrollment: 10,356)
  • Missouri State University-Springfield (about 53 miles; Springfield, MO; FT enrollment: 16,660)
  • State Fair Community College (about 53 miles; Sedalia, MO; FT enrollment: 3,581)
  • University of Central Missouri (about 60 miles; Warrensburg, MO; FT enrollment: 9,952)

Public high school in Wheatland:

Public elementary/middle school in Wheatland:

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Notable location: Wheatland Volunteer Fire Department Wheatland Station 1 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotel: Angler's Resort (RR 2 Box 2832).

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

Drinking water stations with addresses in Wheatland and their reported violations in the past:

MC CARTY SENIOR CENTER (Population served: 116, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-09-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-09-2009), St Compliance achieved (JAN-22-2014)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
SHADOW LAKE GOLF COURSE (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In OCT-2009, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-25-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-25-2009), St Public Notif received (DEC-24-2009), St Public Notif issued (2 times from NOV-21-2011 to JUL-19-2012), St Compliance achieved (JAN-22-2014)
  • 10 routine major monitoring violations
  • 3 minor monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
HATHAWAY PETERMAN FUNERAL HOME (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations
  • 3 minor monitoring violations
THUNDERBIRD COVE SUBD (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-20-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-20-2005), St Public Notif received (SEP-23-2005), St Compliance achieved (JAN-22-2014)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 35.2%
(39.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 21.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.0 people
Missouri:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  51.4%
Whole state:  65.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  8.6%
Whole state:  6.7%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Wheatland compared to Missouri state average:

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

Banks with branches in Wheatland (2011 data):

  • Farmers State Bank, S/B: Galmey Branch at Corner Of Missouri Highway 254, branch established on 2000/12/01. Info updated 2007/12/20: Bank assets: $69.7 mil, Deposits: $56.2 mil, headquarters in Schell City, MO, positive income, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Farmers Financial Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (48%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (39%)
  • Utility gas (8%)
  • Wood (4%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Wheatland city (based on Hickory County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 41.70%
Here: 41.7%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionOld Missionary Baptists AssociationsUnited Methodist ChurchAssemblies of GodCatholic Church
Adherents41.2%19.9%9.7%7.8%6.7%
Congregations24.1%17.2%10.3%10.3%3.4%
NameChristian Church (Disciples of Christ)Church of the NazareneChristian Churches and Churches of ChristOld Order AmishOther
Adherents4.4%2.9%2.2%1.7%3.4%
Congregations6.9%3.4%3.4%3.4%17.2%
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: 1
Hickory County:

1.10 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Hickory County:

2.20 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

0.60 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
Hickory County:

7.69 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 8
Here:

8.78 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.6%
Missouri:

8.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Hickory County:

28.7%
Missouri:

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

10.8%
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
Other Government Administration 1$2,392$28,7040$0
Water Supply 1$2,657$31,8841$53
Totals for Government 2$5,049$30,2941$53

6.95% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($30,557 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.95%
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 Greene County, MO  0.73% ($25,364 average AGI)
from Polk County, MO  0.73% ($20,682)
from Jackson County, MO  0.56% ($30,647)


6.71% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($23,084 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.71%
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 Polk County, MO  1.23% ($31,486 average AGI)
to Greene County, MO  0.80% ($14,458)
to Dallas County, MO  0.46% ($23,429)

Strongest AM radio stations in Wheatland:

  • KRMS (1150 AM; 10 kW; OSAGE BEACH, MO; Owner: VIPER COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KBNN (750 AM; daytime; 5 kW; LEBANON, MO; Owner: OZARK BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KKOW (860 AM; 10 kW; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: AMERICAN MEDIA INVESTMENTS)
  • KKHK (1250 AM; 25 kW; KANSAS CITY, KS)
  • KSGF (1260 AM; 5 kW; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KWTO (560 AM; 5 kW; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: KWTO, INC.)
  • KYOO (1200 AM; daytime; 1 kW; BOLIVAR, MO; Owner: KYOO COMMUNICATIONS)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KMRF (1510 AM; daytime; 5 kW; MARSHFIELD, MO; Owner: NEW LIFE EVANGELISTIC CENTER, INC.)
  • KXEN (1010 AM; 50 kW; FESTUS-ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: BDJ RADIO ENTERPRISES, LLC)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KMOX (1120 AM; 50 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Wheatland:

  • KJEL (103.7 FM; LEBANON, MO; Owner: OZARK BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KLRQ (96.1 FM; CLINTON, MO; Owner: B & F BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KCVJ (92.3 FM; OSCEOLA, MO; Owner: LAKE AREA EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING FOUNDATION)
  • KYOO-FM (99.1 FM; HALF WAY, MO; Owner: KYOO COMMUNICATIONS)
  • KWKJ (98.5 FM; WINDSOR, MO; Owner: D & H MEDIA, LLC)
  • K265DR (100.9 FM; BOLIVAR, MO; Owner: RADIO TRAINING NETWORK, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Wheatland:

  • KYTV (Channel 3; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: KY3, INC.)
  • KMOS-TV (Channel 6; SEDALIA, MO; Owner: BOARD OF GOVERNORS OF CENTRAL MISSOURI STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KSPR (Channel 33; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: PIEDMONT TELEVISION OF SPRINGFIELD LICENSE LLC)
  • KOZK (Channel 21; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: BD. OF GOVERNORS OF SW MISSOURI STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KOLR (Channel 10; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: VHR SPRINGFIELD LICENSE, INC.)
  • KDEB-TV (Channel 27; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: QUORUM OF MISSOURI LICENSE, LLC)

Wheatland fatal accident list:

Nov 8, 1998 02:25 PM, Us-54, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 2
Mar 15, 1985 03:20 PM, 54, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Wheatland)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

3
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-18-135 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 97 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-290 SERIES (140 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2420A , Serial Number: 18-1926, Year manufactured: 1952
    Registrant (Individual): Earl E Burrows, Po Box 96, Wheatland, MO 65779
  • Aircraft: QUICKSILVER SPRINT II (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 582 (65 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 84FW , Serial Number: LU84, Year manufactured: 2007, Airworthiness Date: 05/21/2008
    Registrant (Corporation): Lucas Cattle Co, Po Box 8, Wheatland, MO 65779
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 140 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C85 SERIES (85 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 89346 , Serial Number: 8374, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 03/17/1956
    Registrant (Individual): Pending Registration, Rt 1 Box 132, Wheatland, MO 65779

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 16
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Wheatland, MO
Most common first names in Wheatland, MO among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James2673.4 years
William2674.2 years
John2579.0 years
Robert1770.0 years
Charles1575.8 years
Mary1578.6 years
Helen1077.1 years
Ethel985.1 years
Edna885.0 years
Mabel891.5 years
Most common last names in Wheatland, MO among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Williams1177.3 years
Smith1083.1 years
Breshears1084.2 years
Moore975.7 years
Jones977.5 years
Chaney982.1 years
Johnson879.2 years
Foltz783.4 years
Wright768.3 years
Miller674.7 years
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