For population 25 years and over in Zalma:
For population 15 years and over in Zalma village:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $262 (0.5%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Jonesboro, AR (97.3 miles , pop. 55,515).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Louis, MO (103.0 miles , pop. 348,189).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (349.1 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Advance, MO (3.1 miles ), Glen Allen, MO (3.5 miles) , Marble Hill, MO (3.5 miles ), Puxico, MO (3.8 miles ), Bell City, MO (4.1 miles ), Whitewater, MO (4.1 miles) , Allenville, MO (4.3 miles) , Delta, MO (4.4 miles ).
Latitude: 37.14 N, Longitude: 90.08 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 573
Population change in the 1990s: 0 (0.0%).
Average climate in Zalma, Missouri
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Zalma-area historical tornado activity is above Missouri state average. It is 152% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/24/2002, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 27.6 miles away from the Zalma village center injured 16 people and caused $45 million in damages.
On 4/27/2002, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 5.2 miles away from the village center killed one person and injured 16 people and caused $4 million in damages.
Earthquake activity:Zalma-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Missouri state average. It is 1% 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 30.0 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 42.6 miles away from Zalma center
On 9/29/1987 at 00:04:56, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 54.2 miles away from the city center
On 4/27/1989 at 16:47:49, a magnitude 4.7 (4.6 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.3 LG) earthquake occurred 80.6 miles away from the city center
On 2/5/1994 at 14:55:37, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 LG, 4.2 MD, Depth: 9.9 mi) earthquake occurred 51.8 miles away from Zalma center
On 11/29/1996 at 05:41:33, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 LG, 4.1 LG, Depth: 12.6 mi) earthquake occurred 85.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Bollinger County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 4
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 6, Winter Storms: 5, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Heliports located in Zalma:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Zalma:
Public high school in Zalma:
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Public elementary/middle school in Zalma:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 45.0%
(32.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% 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
Zalma compared to Missouri state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Zalma (based on Bollinger County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 43.51%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 9
Number of full-service restaurants: 6
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Zalma government finances in 2002(per resident):
6.49% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($31,601 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:
6.42% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($26,946 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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Zalma fatal accident list:
May 26, 2007 01:50 AM, Sr-51, Lat: 37.147222, Lon: -90.075361, Vehicles: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: Inconsistent data
Mar 31, 1976 11:10 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 12 meters (39ft)
Total costs: $2,228,000
Total average daily traffic: 706
Total average daily truck traffic: 70
Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic: 1,059
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:4
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:3
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:5
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents: