Whiteman AFB, Missouri

We are giving away $1200 in prizes - enter simply by sending us your own city pictures!

  • OSM Map
  • General Map
  • Google Map
  • MSN Map
Population in 2010: 2,556. Population change since 2000: -33.0%
Males: 1,551  (60.7%)
Females: 1,005  (39.3%)
Median resident age:  21.4 years
Missouri median age:  33.9 years

Zip codes: 65336.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $41,890 (it was $33,664 in 2000)
Whiteman AFB:

$41,890
MO:

$45,321
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $15,345 (it was $11,538 in 2000)

Whiteman AFB CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Median gross rent in 2012: $944.

Options
X
Data:
Loading data...
Based on 2000-2011 data
Loading data...

123
Hide US histogram
Whiteman AFB races chart
  • White alone - 1,918 (75.0%)
  • Black alone - 233 (9.1%)
  • Hispanic - 233 (9.1%)
  • Two or more races - 106 (4.1%)
  • Asian alone - 39 (1.5%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 12 (0.5%)
  • American Indian alone - 10 (0.4%)
  • Other race alone - 5 (0.2%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Whiteman AFB: 74.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Whiteman AFB, MO forum
Recent posts about Whiteman AFB, Missouri on our local forum with over 1,800,000 registered users. Whiteman AFB is mentioned 18 times on our forum:
PCSing to Whiteman AFB-What to should i expect?  (10 replies)
Relocating to Whiteman AFB/Knob Noster area  (15 replies)
Long shot but here goes...  (3 replies)
Plane Watching Spot?  (10 replies)
Looking for info on area around Whiteman AFB  (3 replies)
Rellocating to Whiteman/ La Monte  (4 replies)

Latest news from Whiteman AFB, MO collected exclusively by city-data.com from local newspapers, TV, and radio stations

Ancestries: German (15.8%), Irish (13.5%), English (8.6%), United States (5.3%), Norwegian (4.3%), Italian (3.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 5.17 square miles.

Population density: 494 people per square mile   (low).

Whiteman AFB,MO real estate house value index trend

Whiteman AFB, Missouri map

For population 25 years and over in Whiteman AFB:

  • High school or higher: 101.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 21.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.5%
  • Unemployed: 3.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 8.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Whiteman AFB CDP:

  • Never married: 39.8%
  • Now married: 58.0%
  • Separated: 0.5%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 1.6%

139 residents are foreign born (1.5% Asia, 1.0% Europe).

This place:  3.9%
Missouri:  3.8%
Whiteman AFB satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lee's Summit, MO (46.1 miles , pop. 70,700).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Kansas City, MO (58.9 miles , pop. 441,545).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (377.1 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Knob Noster, MO (1.5 miles ), La Monte, MO (2.7 miles ), Warrensburg, MO (3.2 miles ), Green Ridge, MO (3.3 miles ), Leeton, MO (3.6 miles ), Windsor, MO (3.7 miles ), Houstonia, MO (3.9 miles ), Centerview, MO (4.0 miles ).

Latitude: 38.73 N, Longitude: 93.55 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +3,562 (+100.5%)
Workers who live and work in this place: 1,594 (81.2%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 660

Whiteman AFB household income distribution Whiteman AFB home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.3%
Missouri:

6.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Public administration (48%)
  • Manufacturing (23%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (12%)
  • Information (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (3%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (3%)
  • Retail trade (23%)
  • Health care and social assistance (23%)
  • Finance and insurance (17%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Public administration (14%)
  • Manufacturing (3%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (3%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (18%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention workers including supervisors (9%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (9%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (7%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Other protective service workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (6%)
  • Child care workers (11%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7%)
  • Cashiers (7%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (4%)
  • Business operations specialists (4%)

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

Average climate in Whiteman AFB, Missouri

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Whiteman AFB, Missouri average temperatures Whiteman AFB, Missouri average precipitation Whiteman AFB, Missouri humidity Whiteman AFB, Missouri wind speed Whiteman AFB, Missouri snowfall Whiteman AFB, Missouri sunshine Whiteman AFB, Missouri clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Whiteman AFB-area historical tornado activity is near Missouri state average. It is 50% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/19/1973, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 14.1 miles away from the Whiteman AFB place center injured 5 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 5/12/1980, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 8.5 miles away from the place center injured 23 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Whiteman AFB-area historical earthquake activity is near Missouri state average. It is 75% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 307.0 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 244.5 miles away from Whiteman AFB 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 253.5 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 278.3 miles away from the city center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 305.7 miles away from Whiteman AFB 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 255.3 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 Johnson County (18) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 10, Tornadoes: 6, Winter Storms: 4, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Whiteman AFB topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Whiteman AFB:

  • WARRENSBURG MANOR CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; WARRENSBURG, MO)
  • COUNTRY CLUB CARE CENTER OF WARRENSBURG (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; WARRENSBURG, MO)
  • WESTERN MISSOURI MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 10 miles away; WARRENSBURG, MO)
  • JOHNSON COUNTY COMMUNITY HEALTH SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; WARRENSBURG, MO)
  • RIDGE CREST ADULT CARE CTR (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; WARRENSBURG, MO)
  • RIDGE CREST NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; WARRENSBURG, MO)
  • JOHNSON COUNTY CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; WARRENSBURG, MO)

Amtrak stations near Whiteman AFB:

  • 11 miles: WARRENSBURG (100 S. HOLDEN ST.) . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.
  • 18 miles: SEDALIA (PACIFIC & OSAGE STS.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, taxi stand.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Whiteman AFB:

  • University of Central Missouri (about 10 miles; Warrensburg, MO; Full-time enrollment: 9,952)
  • State Fair Community College (about 16 miles; Sedalia, MO; FT enrollment: 3,581)
  • Rockhurst University (about 59 miles; Kansas City, MO; FT enrollment: 2,013)
  • University of Missouri-Kansas City (about 59 miles; Kansas City, MO; FT enrollment: 10,544)
  • Metropolitan Community College-Kansas City (about 61 miles; Kansas City, MO; FT enrollment: 12,834)
  • Wright Career College (about 62 miles; Overland Park, KS; FT enrollment: 3,107)
  • Johnson County Community College (about 65 miles; Overland Park, KS; FT enrollment: 11,976)

Click to draw/clear place borders

Notable location: Whiteman Air Force Base Department of Defense Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Johnson 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: 4.4%
(4.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 12.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This place:  3.4 people
Missouri:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  97.0%
Whole state:  65.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  0.6%
Whole state:  6.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
461 people in military barracks and dormitories (nondisciplinary) in 2010
532 people in military barracks, etc. in 2000

Whiteman AFB compared to Missouri state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

Whiteman AFB travel time to work - commute Whiteman AFB mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (73%)
  • Electricity (24%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Whiteman AFB CDP (based on Johnson County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 43.21%
Here: 43.2%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchCatholic ChurchLDS (Mormon) ChurchChristian Churches and Churches of Christ
Adherents47.4%12.0%8.2%6.4%6.1%
Congregations32.9%11.4%2.5%6.3%3.8%
NameChristian Church (Disciples of Christ)Presbyterian Church (USA)Lutheran ChurchCommunity Church of ChristOther
Adherents3.5%2.7%2.1%2.0%9.7%
Congregations2.5%6.3%2.5%3.8%27.8%
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
Johnson County:

1.16 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

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

0.19 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.39 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

0.60 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 24
Johnson County:

4.62 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.36 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.7%
Missouri:

8.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Johnson County:

29.8%
Missouri:

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

11.3%
State:

13.5%

11.31% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($31,697 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

11.31%
Missouri average:

6.69%

0.78% of residents moved from foreign countries ($2,463 average AGI)
Johnson County:

0.78%
Missouri average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Jackson County, MO  1.40% ($29,976 average AGI)
from Pettis County, MO  0.54% ($27,092)
from Lafayette County, MO  0.46% ($25,711)


10.81% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,027 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.81%
Missouri average:

6.91%

0.71% of residents moved to foreign countries ($2,262 average AGI)
Johnson County:

0.71%
Missouri average:

0.05%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Jackson County, MO  1.76% ($35,660 average AGI)
to Cass County, MO  0.44% ($32,603)
to Pettis County, MO  0.42% ($28,763)

Strongest AM radio stations in Whiteman AFB:

  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KOKO (1450 AM; 1 kW; WARRENSBURG, MO; Owner: D & H MEDIA, L.L.C.)
  • KKHK (1250 AM; 25 kW; KANSAS CITY, KS)
  • KCMO (710 AM; 10 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA KANSAS CITY PARTNERSHIP)
  • KSIS (1050 AM; 1 kW; SEDALIA, MO)
  • KCCV (760 AM; daytime; 6 kW; OVERLAND PARK, KS; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KCTE (1510 AM; daytime; 10 kW; INDEPENDENCE, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KRMS (1150 AM; 10 kW; OSAGE BEACH, MO; Owner: VIPER COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • KCSP (610 AM; 5 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KDRO (1490 AM; 1 kW; SEDALIA, MO; Owner: MATHEWSON BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KXTR (1660 AM; 10 kW; KANSAS CITY, KS; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KXEN (1010 AM; 50 kW; FESTUS-ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: BDJ RADIO ENTERPRISES, LLC)
  • KMBZ (980 AM; 5 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Whiteman AFB:

  • KXKX (105.7 FM; KNOB NOSTER, MO; Owner: BICK BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KLRQ (96.1 FM; CLINTON, MO; Owner: B & F BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KMJK (107.3 FM; LEXINGTON, MO; Owner: ALLUR-KANSAS CITY, INC.)
  • KPOW-FM (97.7 FM; LA MONTE, MO; Owner: SEDALIA INVESTMENT GROUP LLC)
  • KCVQ (89.7 FM; KNOB NOSTER, MO; Owner: LAKE AREA EDUC. B/CASTING FOUNDATION)
  • KYRV (88.1 FM; CONCORDIA, MO; Owner: FULL SMILE INC)
  • KMMO-FM (102.9 FM; MARSHALL, MO; Owner: MISSOURI VALLEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KTBG (90.9 FM; WARRENSBURG, MO; Owner: CENTRAL MISSOURI STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KSDL (92.1 FM; SEDALIA, MO; Owner: BICK BROADCASTING)
  • KMVC (91.7 FM; MARSHALL, MO; Owner: MISSOURI VALLEY COLLEGE)
  • K225AB (92.9 FM; KNOB NOSTER, MO; Owner: LAKE AREA EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING FOUNDATION)

TV broadcast stations around Whiteman AFB:

  • KMOS-TV (Channel 6; SEDALIA, MO; Owner: BOARD OF GOVERNORS OF CENTRAL MISSOURI STATE UNIVERSITY)
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 2
Total length: 8 meters (26ft)
Total average daily traffic: 10,102
Total average daily truck traffic: 1,110
Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic: 15,657

Businesses in Whiteman AFB, MO

  • Burger King: 1

Whiteman AFB on our top lists:

  • #30 on the list of "Top 100 cities with highest percentage of renters"
  • #49 on the list of "Top 100 high-educated but low-earning cities"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating to foreign countries in 2006"
  • #64 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006"
  • #92 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating to other counties in 2006"
Cost of Living Calculator



Recent home sales, price trends, and home value evaluator powered by Onboard Informatics
© 2015 Onboard Informatics. Information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed.
 
City-data.com does not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of any information on this site.  Use at your own risk.
Website © 2015 Advameg, Inc.