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Chariton County, Missouri (MO)

County population in 2019: 7,522 (all rural); it was 8,438 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 1,176
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 1,435
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 2,794
Renter-occupied apartments: 631 (it was 675 in 2000)
% of renters here:

19%
State:

31%

Land area: 756 sq. mi.

Water area: 12.4 sq. mi.

Population density: 10 people per square mile   (low).

March 2019 cost of living index in Chariton County: 76.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (29.9%), Construction (19.0%), Educational, health and social services (15.4%), Manufacturing (11.3%), Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing (10.4%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 44%
  • Government: 0%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 54%
  • Unpaid family work: 3%
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  • Races in Chariton County, MO (2019)
    • 7,11284.3%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 1912.3%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 1511.8%Two or more races
    • 410.5%Hispanic or Latino
    • 20.02%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
Median resident age:

46.1 years
Missouri median age:

38.9 years
Males: 3,737  (49.7%)
Females: 3,785  (50.3%)
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Average household size:
Chariton County:

2.0 people
Missouri:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $48,379 ($32,285 in 1999)
This county:

$48,379
Missouri:

$57,409

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $349 (lower quartile is $271, upper quartile is $421)
This county:

$349
State:

$659


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $93,939 (it was $52,700 in 2000)
Chariton:

$93,939
Missouri:

$168,000
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $51,631 - $188,423
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $999
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $383

Institutionalized population: 205
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 7 buildings, average cost: $85,400
  • 1998: 7 buildings, average cost: $85,400
  • 1999: 7 buildings, average cost: $85,400
  • 2000: 4 buildings, average cost: $108,200
  • 2001: 4 buildings, average cost: $108,200
  • 2002: 4 buildings, average cost: $108,200
  • 2003: 5 buildings, average cost: $108,200
  • 2004: 6 buildings, average cost: $108,200
  • 2005: 0 buildings
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $149,000
  • 2007: 3 buildings, average cost: $133,300
  • 2008: 0 buildings
  • 2009: 0 buildings
  • 2010: 0 buildings
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $200,000
  • 2012: 0 buildings
  • 2013: 0 buildings
  • 2014: 0 buildings
  • 2015: 1 building, cost: $190,000
  • 2016: 0 buildings
  • 2017: 2 buildings, average cost: $211,600
  • 2018: 2 buildings, average cost: $265,000
  • 2019: 4 buildings, average cost: $225,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Chariton, MO residents
Average permit cost in Chariton, MO
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $878 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $830 (1.0%)

Distribution of median household income in Chariton, MO in 2019
Distribution of house value in Chariton, MO in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Chariton, MO in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 13.2%
Chariton County:

13.2%
Missouri:

12.9%
(12.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 42.8% for Black residents, 42.4% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 46.1 years old
(Males: 43.7 years old, Females: 47.6 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 47.1 years old, Black residents: 43.5 years old, American Indian residents: 61.9 years old, Asian residents: 57.3 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 68.3 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Chariton County is $405 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $511 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $641 a month.

Cities in this county include: Salisbury, Brunswick, Keytesville, Mendon, Sumner, Rothville, Triplett, Dalton.

Chariton 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: Bronx County, New York , Cheyenne County, Colorado , Buchanan County , Piute County, Utah , Jefferson County , Pickaway County, Ohio , Ross County, Ohio .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

2.7%
Missouri:

3.9%

Unemployment by year in Chariton, MO
County total employment by year in Chariton, MO
County average yearly wages by year in Chariton, MO

Current college students: 179
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 91.5%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 17.8%

Number of foreign born residents: 36 (68.4% naturalized citizens)

Chariton County:

0.5%
Whole state:

4.3%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 102010 or later
  • 02000 to 2009
  • 01990 to 1999
  • 41980 to 1989
  • 51970 to 1979
  • 42Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.4 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 58.4%

Chariton County marital status for males Chariton County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 3,367
  • One, attached: 9
  • Two: 58
  • 3 or 4: 138
  • 5 to 9: 38
  • 10 to 19: 3
  • 20 to 49: 4
  • 50 or more: 6
  • Mobile homes: 538

Housing units in Chariton County with a mortgage: 761 (11 second mortgage, 25 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,419

Here:

99.9% with mortgage
State:

60.2% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Chariton County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant2,40511
Catholic2,1355
Mainline Protestant1,24818
Black Protestant2783
None1,765-
Chariton 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: 4
Chariton County:

5.11 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.



Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Chariton County:

6.39 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

4.34 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 5
This county:

6.39 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.37 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Chariton County:

11.2%
Missouri:

8.8%

Adult obesity rate:
Chariton County:

29.1%
State:

29.6%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

11.6%
State:

13.5%

Agriculture in Chariton County:

Average size of farms: 346 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $60,223
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $180.61
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 0.32%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 41.45%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $46,658
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 56.46%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 0.62%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $63,345
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 87.21%
Average age of principal farm operators: 57 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 10.87
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 0.73%
Corn for grain: 59716 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 13741 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 112000 harvested acres
Vegetables: 140 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 1,282 acres

Earthquake activity:

Chariton County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Missouri state average. It is 379% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/3/2016 at 12:02:44, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.5 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 303.0 miles away from Chariton County 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) earthquake occurred 283.2 miles away from the county center
On 11/6/2011 at 03:53:10, a magnitude 5.7 (5.7 MW, Depth: 3.2 mi) earthquake occurred 344.5 miles away from the county center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 283.2 miles away from the 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 247.0 miles away from Chariton 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 277.1 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 Covid-19 Pandemic, Incident Period: January 20, 2020, FEMA Id: 4490, Natural disaster type: Other
  • Missouri Severe Storms, Tornadoes, And Flooding, Incident Period: April 29, 2019, FEMA Id: 4451, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • Missouri Severe Storms, Straight-line Winds, And Flooding, Incident Period: March 11, 2019 - April 16, 2019, FEMA Id: 4435, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood, Wind
  • 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 Storms, Straight-line Winds, Tornadoes, and Flooding, Incident Period: May 29, 2013 to June 11, 2013, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4130: July 18, 2013, FEMA Id: 4130, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • Missouri Flooding, Incident Period: June 01, 2011 to August 01, 2011, Emergency Declared EM-3325: June 30, 2011, FEMA Id: 3325, Natural disaster type: Flood
  • 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
  • 15 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Chariton County (25) is a lot greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 16
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 16, Storms: 15, Tornadoes: 10, Winter Storms: 4, Winds: 3, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Chariton

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 1,722 (79.9%)
  • Carpooled: 161 (7.5%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 17 (0.8%)
  • Bicycle: 2 (0.1%)
  • Walked: 33 (1.5%)
  • Worked at home: 223 (10.3%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Information (4%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (25%)
  • Educational services (18%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Information (5%)

Most common occupations in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2019


  • Management occupations (20%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (15%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Material moving occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Office and administrative support occupations (17%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • England (47%)
  • Italy (17%)
  • Jamaica (11%)
  • United Kingdom, excluding England and Scotland (8%)
  • Canada (6%)
  • Germany (3%)
  • Norway (0%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Chariton County


  • German (40%)
  • American (19%)
  • English (8%)
  • Irish (5%)
  • European (3%)
  • Scotch-Irish (1%)
  • Italian (1%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

People in group quarters in Chariton County, Missouri in 2000:

  • 175 people in nursing homes
  • 11 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 9 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)

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

  • 199 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 8 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 6 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $49,368.

3.80% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($41,288 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.80%
Missouri average:

7.04%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
3.80% relocated from other counties in Missouri ($41,288 average AGI)
0.96% relocated from other states ($13,613 average AGI)
Chariton County:

0.96%
Missouri average:

2.68%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Linn County, MO  0.92% ($40,926 average AGI)


4.48% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($33,121 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.48%
Missouri average:

7.16%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.48% relocated to other counties in Missouri ($33,121 average AGI)
1.02% relocated to other states ($9,583 average AGI)
Chariton County:

1.02%
Missouri average:

2.80%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Linn County, MO  0.88% ($35,000 average AGI)
to Randolph County, MO  0.85% ($35,560)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 9.3
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 10.3

Births per 1000 population in Chariton County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 15.3
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 14.6
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 12.8

Deaths per 1000 population in Chariton County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 2.4
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 8.2

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Chariton County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 12.7%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 7.8%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Chariton County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Chariton County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Chariton County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Chariton County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Chariton County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Chariton County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 1,807 (1,567 aged, 240 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 212 (13%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Chariton County, Missouri in 1999 - 2019:

  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (67)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (52)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (32)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (10)
  • Ventricular fibrillation and flutter (10)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 11%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 10%

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,108
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,539
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 25

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 12

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 37

Household type by relationship:

Households: 7,522
  • Male householders: 1,639 (340 living alone), Female householders: 1,095 (486 living alone)
  • 1,585 spouses (1,576 opposite-sex spouses), 119 unmarried partners, (115 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 2,209 children (1,993 natural, 113 adopted, 103 stepchildren), 173 grandchildren, 110 brothers or sisters, 137 parents, 2 foster children, 39 other relatives, 155 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 238

Size of family households: 1,055 2-persons, 279 3-persons, 297 4-persons, 143 5-persons, 29 6-persons, 19 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 828 1-person, 71 2-persons, 3 3-persons, 2 4-persons, 1 5-persons.

1,277 married couples with children.
311 single-parent households (158 men, 153 women).

99.3% of residents of Chariton speak English at home.
0.1% of residents speak Spanish at home (50% speak English very well, 50% speak English well).
0.7% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (75% speak English very well, 25% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $65,797,000 ($8,081 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $750,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $22,320,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $14,209,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $13,266,000
Federal grants: $12,463,000
Federal procurement contracts: $736,000 ($-14,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $2,802,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $534,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $1,440,000
Federal Government insurance: $22,939,000

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

Births: 412
Here:

51 per 1000 residents
State:

69 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 616
Here:

76 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: -98
Here -12 per 1000 residents
State +5 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Chariton County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 0.46 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.4
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.7
State:

4.3

Year house built in Chariton County, Missouri
  • Year house built in Chariton County, Missouri
  • 302014 or later
  • 562010 to 2013
  • 3472000 to 2009
  • 3551990 to 1999
  • 4461980 to 1989
  • 7901970 to 1979
  • 5741960 to 1969
  • 5291950 to 1959
  • 2191940 to 1949
  • 7971939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Chariton County, Missouri
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Chariton County, Missouri
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Chariton County, Missouri
  • 01 room
  • 82 rooms
  • 393 rooms
  • 1414 rooms
  • 3975 rooms
  • 5426 rooms
  • 3517 rooms
  • 2798 rooms
  • 3959+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Chariton County, Missouri
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Chariton County, Missouri
  • 291 room
  • 232 rooms
  • 903 rooms
  • 1294 rooms
  • 1045 rooms
  • 1116 rooms
  • 427 rooms
  • 358 rooms
  • 219+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Chariton County, Missouri
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Chariton County, Missouri
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Chariton County, Missouri
  • 0no bedroom
  • 381 bedroom
  • 4752 bedrooms
  • 1,1253 bedrooms
  • 4104 bedrooms
  • 1025+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Chariton County, Missouri
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Chariton County, Missouri
  • 30no bedroom
  • 1551 bedroom
  • 1692 bedrooms
  • 1723 bedrooms
  • 584 bedrooms
  • 25+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Chariton County, Missouri in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Chariton County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Chariton County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 36no vehicle
  • 4531 vehicle
  • 9262 vehicles
  • 5113 vehicles
  • 1684 vehicles
  • 575+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Chariton County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Chariton County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 61no vehicle
  • 2831 vehicle
  • 1912 vehicles
  • 453 vehicles
  • 54 vehicles
  • 35+ vehicles

93.8% of Chariton County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 28% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 89% lived in Missouri.

Chariton County:

93.8%
State average:

84.8%

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

  • This state: 6,411
  • Other state: 1,024
  • Northeast: 51
  • Midwest: 544
  • South: 226
  • West: 200
Year householders moved into unit in Chariton County, MO
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Chariton County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 36.1%Electricity
  • 30.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 24.0%Utility gas
  • 7.2%Wood
  • 0.8%Other fuel
  • 0.7%No fuel used
  • 0.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.1%Solar energy
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 55.5%Electricity
  • 24.1%Utility gas
  • 18.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.1%Wood
  • 0.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.2%Other fuel

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 82
Here:

11.1%
Missouri:

13.4%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 15
Here:

4.0%
Missouri:

11.6%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 120
Here:

50.0%
Missouri:

26.0%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Chariton County government finances - Expenditure in 2017:

  • Charges - Other: $732,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $393,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $46,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $883,000
    General - Other: $383,000
    Financial Administration: $296,000
    Central Staff Services: $221,000
    Regular Highways: $194,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $183,000
    General Public Buildings: $72,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Highways: $83,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Regular Highways: $454,000
    Other - General - Other: $53,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $162,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $84,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $51,000
    General Revenue - Other: $20,000
    Rents: $2,000
    Sale of Property: $1,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $39,000
    General - Other: $6,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,000
    General Public Building: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $4,744,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $711,000
    Other: $61,000
    General Local Government Support: $3,000
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $782,000
    Property: $672,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $78,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $7,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $1,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,149,000

Chariton County government finances - Revenue in 2017:

  • Charges - Other: $732,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $393,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $46,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $883,000
    General - Other: $383,000
    Financial Administration: $296,000
    Central Staff Services: $221,000
    Regular Highways: $194,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $183,000
    General Public Buildings: $72,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Highways: $83,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Regular Highways: $454,000
    Other - General - Other: $53,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $162,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $84,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $51,000
    General Revenue - Other: $20,000
    Rents: $2,000
    Sale of Property: $1,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $39,000
    General - Other: $6,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,000
    General Public Building: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $4,744,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $711,000
    Other: $61,000
    General Local Government Support: $3,000
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $782,000
    Property: $672,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $78,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $7,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $1,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,149,000

Chariton County government finances - Debt in 2017:

  • Charges - Other: $732,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $393,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $46,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $883,000
    General - Other: $383,000
    Financial Administration: $296,000
    Central Staff Services: $221,000
    Regular Highways: $194,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $183,000
    General Public Buildings: $72,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Highways: $83,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Regular Highways: $454,000
    Other - General - Other: $53,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $162,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $84,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $51,000
    General Revenue - Other: $20,000
    Rents: $2,000
    Sale of Property: $1,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $39,000
    General - Other: $6,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,000
    General Public Building: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $4,744,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $711,000
    Other: $61,000
    General Local Government Support: $3,000
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $782,000
    Property: $672,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $78,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $7,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $1,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,149,000

Chariton County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017:

  • Charges - Other: $732,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $393,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $46,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $883,000
    General - Other: $383,000
    Financial Administration: $296,000
    Central Staff Services: $221,000
    Regular Highways: $194,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $183,000
    General Public Buildings: $72,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Highways: $83,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Regular Highways: $454,000
    Other - General - Other: $53,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $162,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $84,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $51,000
    General Revenue - Other: $20,000
    Rents: $2,000
    Sale of Property: $1,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $39,000
    General - Other: $6,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,000
    General Public Building: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $4,744,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $711,000
    Other: $61,000
    General Local Government Support: $3,000
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $782,000
    Property: $672,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $78,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $7,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $1,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,149,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 191
  • Number of aged recipients: 12
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 179
  • Number of recipients under 18: 22
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 137
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 32
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 69
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 70
Most common first names in Chariton County, MO among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William10078.9 years
Mary9981.4 years
John8078.9 years
James6273.6 years
George5778.0 years
Charles5679.2 years
Robert4974.6 years
Anna4183.8 years
Henry3681.0 years
Elizabeth3483.6 years
Most common last names in Chariton County, MO among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith4079.9 years
Johnson3380.4 years
Wright3383.1 years
Linneman2474.0 years
Meyer2182.4 years
Jones2181.7 years
Lewis2075.2 years
Hayes2077.2 years
Brown1977.0 years
Moore1978.8 years
Businesses in Chariton County, MO
NameCountNameCount
H&R Block1Subway1
MasterBrand Cabinets3U.S. Cellular1