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Caldwell County, Missouri (MO)

County population in 2016: 9,106 (all rural); it was 8,969 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 1,632
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 1,156
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 2,727
Renter-occupied apartments: 888 (it was 796 in 2000)
% of renters here:

23%
State:

31%

Land area: 429 sq. mi.

Water area: 0.4 sq. mi.

Population density: 21 people per square mile   (low).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Caldwell County: 77.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (38.6%), Educational, health and social services (20.5%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 52%
  • Government: 3%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 45%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Caldwell County, Missouri:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (94.7%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (2.0%)
  • Two or more races (1.9%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (0.8%)
Median resident age:  42.9 years
Missouri median age:  38.4 years
Males: 4,642  (51.0%)
Females: 4,464  (49.0%)
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Average household size:
Caldwell County:

2.0 people
Missouri:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2016: $46,663 ($31,240 in 1999)

This county:

$46,663
Missouri:

$51,746

Median contract rent in 2016 for apartments: $427 (lower quartile is $335, upper quartile is $481)
This county:

$427
State:

$606


Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $106,259 (it was $63,000 in 2000)
Caldwell:

$106,259
Missouri:

$151,400
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $66,169 - $202,824
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,070
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $423

Institutionalized population: 202

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 1
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 34
  • Burglaries: 26
  • Thefts: 39
  • Auto thefts: 12
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2004: 56 buildings, average cost: $159,600
  • 2005: 48 buildings, average cost: $172,700
  • 2006: 24 buildings, average cost: $191,300
  • 2007: 20 buildings, average cost: $195,200
  • 2008: 17 buildings, average cost: $201,700
  • 2009: 21 buildings, average cost: $201,300
  • 2010: 17 buildings, average cost: $196,600
  • 2011: 19 buildings, average cost: $201,500
  • 2012: 16 buildings, average cost: $213,100
  • 2013: 16 buildings, average cost: $220,300
  • 2014: 11 buildings, average cost: $235,400

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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2016 Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $986 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $877 (1.0%)

Caldwell County household income distribution in 2009 Caldwell County home values distribution Caldwell County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 12.1%
Caldwell County:

12.1%
Missouri:

14.0%
(11.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 34.3% for Black residents, 21.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 4.9% for American Indian residents, 31.9% for other race residents, 22.3% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2016: 42.9 years old
(Males: 41.4 years old, Females: 44.5 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 44.0 years old, Black residents: 59.4 years old, American Indian residents: 57.9 years old, Asian residents: 30.5 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 28.9 years old, Other race residents: 23.6 years old)

Area name: Kansas City, MO-KS HUD Metro FMR Area
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Caldwell County is $612 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $703 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $951 a month.

Cities in this county include: Hamilton, Braymer, Polo, Breckenridge, Kingston, Kidder, Cowgill.

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

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Neighboring counties: Atlantic County, New Jersey , Juab County, Utah , Fayette County, Indiana , Garfield County, Colorado , Ray County .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.6%
Missouri:

4.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 199
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 90.3%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 18.4%

Number of foreign born residents: 98 (17.1% naturalized citizens)

Caldwell County:

1.1%
Whole state:

4.1%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 2010 or later: 14
  • 2000 to 2009: 32
  • 1990 to 1999: 20
  • 1980 to 1989: 3
  • 1970 to 1979: 0
  • Before 1970: 20
Note: State values scaled to Caldwell County population

Mean travel time to work (commute): 33.4 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 37.6%

Caldwell County marital status for males Caldwell County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 3,549
  • One, attached: 18
  • Two: 40
  • 3 or 4: 233
  • 5 to 9: 39
  • 10 to 19: 10
  • 20 or more: 11
  • Mobile homes: 728
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 1

Housing units in Caldwell County with a mortgage: 1,440 (15 second mortgage, 45 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,340

Here:

50.0% with mortgage
State:

61.9% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Caldwell County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant2,57119
Mainline Protestant1,3399
Other1821
Catholic1041
None5,228-
Caldwell County Religion Details
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.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 3
Caldwell County:

3.24 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.



Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
Caldwell County:

8.63 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

4.34 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 7
This county:

7.55 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.37 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Caldwell County:

8.9%
Missouri:

8.8%

Adult obesity rate:
Caldwell County:

30.5%
State:

29.6%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

23.1%
State:

13.5%

Agriculture in Caldwell County:

Average size of farms: 240 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $25,689
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $101.48
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 63.29%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $27,807
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 38.70%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $35,140
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 94.47%
Average age of principal farm operators: 57 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 12.66
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 0.51%
Corn for grain: 18367 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 2028 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 37690 harvested acres

Earthquake activity:

Caldwell County-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 337.7 miles away from Caldwell County 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 296.1 miles away from the county 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 311.4 miles away from the county 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 331.5 miles away from the county center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 342.6 miles away from Caldwell County center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 353.4 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Missouri Severe Storms, Tornadoes, Straight-line Winds, and Flooding, Incident Period: May 15, 2015 to July 27, 2015, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4238: August 07, 2015, FEMA Id: 4238, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • Missouri Severe Winter Storm and Snowstorm, Incident Period: January 31, 2011 to February 05, 2011, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1961: March 23, 2011, FEMA Id: 1961, Natural disaster type: Snowstorm, Winter Storm
  • Missouri Severe Winter Storm, Incident Period: January 31, 2011 to February 05, 2011, Emergency Declared EM-3317: February 03, 2011, FEMA Id: 3317, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Missouri Severe Storms, Flooding, and Tornadoes, Incident Period: June 12, 2010 to July 31, 2010, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1934: August 17, 2010, FEMA Id: 1934, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • Missouri Severe Winter Storm, Incident Period: January 26, 2009 to January 28, 2009, Emergency Declared EM-3303: January 30, 2009, FEMA Id: 3303, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Missouri Severe Winter Storms, Incident Period: December 08, 2007 to December 15, 2007, Emergency Declared EM-3281: December 12, 2007, FEMA Id: 3281, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Missouri Severe Winter Storms, Incident Period: December 06, 2007 to December 15, 2007, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1736: December 27, 2007, FEMA Id: 1736, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Missouri Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: May 05, 2007 to May 18, 2007, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1708: June 11, 2007, FEMA Id: 1708, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Missouri Hurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3232: September 10, 2005, FEMA Id: 3232, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Missouri Severe Storms, Tornadoes, and Flooding, Incident Period: May 18, 2004 to May 31, 2004, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1524: June 11, 2004, FEMA Id: 1524, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • 10 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Caldwell County (20) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 10, Tornadoes: 5, Winter Storms: 5, Winds: 2, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
  • Wholesale trade (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (25%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Finance and insurance (9%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
  • Wholesale trade (5%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (16%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (14%)
  • Production occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (23%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (5%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • Mexico (59%)
  • Japan (8%)
  • Germany (7%)
  • Ukraine (6%)
  • Philippines (4%)
  • Canada (3%)
  • Iran (2%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Caldwell County (%):

  • American (35%)
  • German (19%)
  • Irish (9%)
  • English (8%)
  • Scotch-Irish (2%)
  • Scottish (1%)
  • European (1%)

Caldwell County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 1,693 (80.5%)
  • Carpooled: 124 (5.9%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 1 (0.0%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 5 (0.2%)
  • Walked: 68 (3.2%)
  • Worked at home: 229 (10.9%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)

118 people in nursing homes

People in group quarters in Caldwell County, Missouri in 2010:

  • 118 people in federal detention centers
  • 84 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 12 people in other noninstitutional facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $43,588.

5.86% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($36,250 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.86%
Missouri average:

6.69%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
4.58% relocated from other counties in Missouri ($26,160 average AGI)
1.28% relocated from other states ($10,085 average AGI)
Caldwell County:

1.28%
Missouri average:

2.54%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Clinton County, MO  0.78% ($29,240 average AGI)
from Clay County, MO  0.53% ($46,824)
from Daviess County, MO  0.47% ($27,267)
from DeKalb County, MO  0.44% ($31,286)
from Ray County, MO  0.44% ($36,214)
from Jackson County, MO  0.34% ($45,909)


7.28% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($29,316 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.28%
Missouri average:

6.91%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
6.17% relocated to other counties in Missouri ($23,021 average AGI)
1.11% relocated to other states ($6,300 average AGI)
Caldwell County:

1.11%
Missouri average:

2.76%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Clay County, MO  1.17% ($29,500 average AGI)
to Clinton County, MO  0.86% ($28,750)
to Jackson County, MO  0.68% ($25,318)
to Livingston County, MO  0.49% ($18,688)
to Daviess County, MO  0.43% ($31,286)
to DeKalb County, MO  0.43% ($25,929)
to Buchanan County, MO  0.37% ($27,750)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.0
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 13.4

Births per 1000 population in Caldwell County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 13.0
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.2
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 11.4

Deaths per 1000 population in Caldwell County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 4.7
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 11.9

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Caldwell County

Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 17.6%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 10.2%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Caldwell County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19

Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Caldwell County


Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 1,677 (1,399 aged, 278 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 300 (13%)

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Aged persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Disabled persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Most common underlying causes of death in Caldwell County, Missouri in 1999 - 2014:

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (125)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (117)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (107)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (80)
  • Congestive heart failure (65)
  • Cardiac arrest, unspecified (49)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (49)
  • Colon, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (43)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (36)
  • Unspecified renal failure (35)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 13%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 12%

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,203
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,225

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 11
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 43

Household type by relationship:

Households: 9,106
  • In family households: 7,445 (1,363 male householders, 1,127 female householders)
    2,021 spouses, 2,347 children (2,154 natural, 17 adopted, 174 stepchildren), 147 grandchildren, 61 brothers or sisters, 55 parents, 72 other relatives, 232 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,459 (627 male householders (513 living alone)), 613 female householders (542 living alone)), 213 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 201

Size of family households: 1,332 2-persons, 362 3-persons, 315 4-persons, 371 5-persons, 70 6-persons, 57 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,055 1-person, 145 2-persons, 30 3-persons, 8 4-persons.

1,446 married couples with children.
438 single-parent households (155 men, 283 women).

98.5% of residents of Caldwell speak English at home.
0.9% of residents speak Spanish at home (35% speak English very well, 21% speak English well, 22% speak English not well, 23% don't speak English at all).
0.3% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (92% speak English very well, 8% speak English not well).
0.2% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (29% speak English very well, 71% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $55,012,000 ($5,977 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $728,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $24,435,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $13,003,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $7,225,000
Federal grants: $7,609,000
Federal procurement contracts: $530,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $2,211,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $187,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $24,922,000
Federal Government insurance: $5,718,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 642
Here:

69 per 1000 residents
State:

69 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 511
Here:

55 per 1000 residents
State:

49 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: 0
Here:

0 per 1000 residents
State:

+7 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +221
Here:

+24 per 1000 residents
State:

+5 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Caldwell County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 0.46 millions of gallons per day (46% from ground, 54% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.0
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.7
State:

4.4

Year house built

  • 2014 or later: 126
  • 2010 to 2013: 72
  • 2000 to 2009: 635
  • 1990 to 1999: 508
  • 1980 to 1989: 364
  • 1970 to 1979: 802
  • 1960 to 1969: 502
  • 1950 to 1959: 252
  • 1940 to 1949: 218
  • 1939 or earlier: 1,218
Note: State values scaled to Caldwell population
Rooms in houses/apartments in Caldwell County, Missouri
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Caldwell County population
  • 1 room: 1
  • 2 rooms: 4
  • 3 rooms: 63
  • 4 rooms: 279
  • 5 rooms: 593
  • 6 rooms: 775
  • 7 rooms: 490
  • 8 rooms: 270
  • 9+ rooms: 285
  • 1 room: 44
  • 2 rooms: 118
  • 3 rooms: 125
  • 4 rooms: 156
  • 5 rooms: 255
  • 6 rooms: 131
  • 7 rooms: 64
  • 8 rooms: 42
  • 9+ rooms: 30
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Caldwell County, Missouri
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Caldwell County population
  • no bedroom: 1
  • 1 bedroom: 31
  • 2 bedrooms: 583
  • 3 bedrooms: 1,575
  • 4 bedrooms: 368
  • 5+ bedrooms: 195
  • no bedroom: 47
  • 1 bedroom: 261
  • 2 bedrooms: 226
  • 3 bedrooms: 274
  • 4 bedrooms: 150
  • 5+ bedrooms: 9
Cars and other vehicles available in Caldwell County, Missouri in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Caldwell County population
  • no vehicle: 46
  • 1 vehicle: 591
  • 2 vehicles: 978
  • 3 vehicles: 757
  • 4 vehicles: 261
  • 5+ vehicles: 169
  • no vehicle: 104
  • 1 vehicle: 466
  • 2 vehicles: 294
  • 3 vehicles: 58
  • 4 vehicles: 32
  • 5+ vehicles: 9

86% of Caldwell County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 30% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 87% lived in Missouri.

Caldwell County:

86.2%
State average:

84.3%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 6,899
  • Other state: 2,078
  • Northeast: 101
  • Midwest: 989
  • South: 559
  • West: 430

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Caldwell County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (47.6%)
  • Electricity (27.4%)
  • Utility gas (10.0%)
  • Wood (9.4%)
  • Other fuel (1.7%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1.2%)
  • No fuel used (0.8%)
  • Electricity (48.0%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (27.6%)
  • Utility gas (13.6%)
  • Wood (3.8%)
  • No fuel used (2.6%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (0.2%)
  • Other fuel (0.1%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 19
Here:

1.7%
Missouri:

12.9%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 26
Here:

4.5%
Missouri:

12.2%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 45
Here:

21.0%
Missouri:

24.6%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

Caldwell County government finances - Expenditure in 2002:

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $483,000
    Police Protection: $180,000
    Central Staff Services: $137,000
    General - Other: $110,000
    General Public Buildings: $41,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $40,000
    Financial Administration: $33,000
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $537,000

Caldwell County government finances - Revenue in 2002:

  • Charges - All Other: $168,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $96,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $16,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $481,000
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $600,000
    Property: $65,000

Caldwell County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002:

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $1,400,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 142
  • Number of aged recipients: 17
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 125
  • Number of recipients under 18: 22
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 94
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 26
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 51
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 75
Caldwell County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Caldwell County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Most common first names in Caldwell County, MO among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John12378.0 years
James9076.7 years
Mary8181.3 years
William8076.3 years
Charles7677.8 years
George5678.7 years
Robert4973.7 years
Helen4281.9 years
Harry3276.9 years
Ruth3284.1 years
Most common last names in Caldwell County, MO among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith4576.1 years
Jones3478.0 years
Cox3381.4 years
Wilson3273.2 years
Johnson3279.4 years
Mcbee3178.9 years
Phillips2676.4 years
Davis2579.3 years
Evans2481.7 years
Clevenger2380.4 years
Businesses in Caldwell County, MO
NameCountNameCount
FedEx1Lane Furniture1
H&R Block2Subway1