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Clark County, Missouri (MO)

County population in 2016: 6,897 (all rural); it was 7,416 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 1,101
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 1,130
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 2,327
Renter-occupied apartments: 702 (it was 639 in 2000)
% of renters here:

22%
State:

31%

Land area: 507 sq. mi.

Water area: 4.6 sq. mi.

Population density: 14 people per square mile   (low).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Clark County: 77.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (32.8%), Construction (17.9%), Manufacturing (11.4%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 32%
  • Government: 0%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 65%
  • Unpaid family work: 3%
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Races in Clark County, Missouri:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (97.1%)
  • Two or more races (1.9%)
Median resident age:  43.8 years
Missouri median age:  38.4 years
Males: 3,492  (50.6%)
Females: 3,405  (49.4%)
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Average household size:
Clark County:

2.0 people
Missouri:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2016: $47,129 ($29,457 in 1999)

This county:

$47,129
Missouri:

$51,746

Median contract rent in 2016 for apartments: $374 (lower quartile is $312, upper quartile is $455)
This county:

$374
State:

$606


Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $92,105 (it was $52,700 in 2000)
Clark:

$92,105
Missouri:

$151,400
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $54,226 - $171,983

Mean price in 2016:

Detached houses: $136,846
Here:

$136,846
State:

$199,711

Mobile homes: $43,389
Here:

$43,389
State:

$92,392
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $947
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $338

Institutionalized population: 90

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 1
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 6
  • Burglaries: 27
  • Thefts: 28
  • Auto thefts: 3

Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 2
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 17
  • Burglaries: 35
  • Thefts: 23
  • Auto thefts: 9
Clark County, MO map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 9 buildings, average cost: $91,900
  • 2008: 5 buildings, average cost: $99,000
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $160,000
  • 2010: 9 buildings, average cost: $96,700
  • 2011: 4 buildings, average cost: $65,800
  • 2012: 6 buildings, average cost: $120,300
  • 2013: 4 buildings, average cost: $49,800
  • 2014: 4 buildings, average cost: $49,800
Number of permits per 10,000 residents
Average permit cost
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $972 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $686 (0.9%)

Clark County household income distribution in 2013 Clark County home values distribution in 2013 Clark County contract rent distribution in 2013
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 12.6%
Clark County:

12.6%
Missouri:

14.0%
(11.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 81.8% for Black residents, 88.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for other race residents, 36.2% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2016: 43.8 years old
(Males: 43.5 years old, Females: 45.2 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 44.2 years old, Black residents: 53.5 years old, American Indian residents: 49.2 years old, Asian residents: 45.9 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 5.9 years old, Other race residents: 20.6 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Clark County is $352 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $464 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $574 a month.

Cities in this county include: Kahoka, Wayland, Wyaconda, St. Francisville, Alexandria, Revere, Luray.

Clark 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: Blair County, Pennsylvania , Clinton County, Indiana , Otoe County, Nebraska , Warren County, Indiana .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

6.6%
Missouri:

4.5%

Unemployment by year
County total employment by year
County average yearly wages by year

Current college students: 284
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 86.7%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 12.7%

Number of foreign born residents: 30 (25.5% naturalized citizens)

Clark County:

0.4%
Whole state:

4.1%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population Note: State values scaled to Clark County population
  • 302010 or later
  • 02000 to 2009
  • 01990 to 1999
  • 31980 to 1989
  • 41970 to 1979
  • 11Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.1 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 48.7%

Clark County marital status for males Clark County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 2,686
  • One, attached: 25
  • Two: 26
  • 3 or 4: 108
  • 5 to 9: 32
  • 10 to 19: 2
  • 20 or more: 9
  • Mobile homes: 593
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 1

Housing units in Clark County with a mortgage: 972 (3 second mortgage, 6 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,155

Here:

99.9% with mortgage
State:

61.9% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Clark County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Year 2000 to 2010 Change
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant1,57010
Mainline Protestant1,56513
Catholic2403
None3,764-
Clark 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: 2
Clark County:

2.77 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
This county:

1.39 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

0.60 / 10,000 pop.

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

11.09 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

4.34 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 5
This county:

6.93 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.37 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Clark County:

9.4%
Missouri:

8.8%

Adult obesity rate:
Clark County:

31.0%
State:

29.6%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

13.7%
State:

13.5%

Agriculture in Clark County:

Average size of farms: 370 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $41,945
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $153.09
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 31.33%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $35,554
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 50.83%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $54,825
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 92.12%
Average age of principal farm operators: 55 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 10.39
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 0.97%
Corn for grain: 43133 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 3345 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 60254 harvested acres

Earthquake activity:

Clark County-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Missouri state average. It is 82% 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 245.8 miles away from Clark 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 232.4 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 253.4 miles away from the 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 269.9 miles away from the county center
On 4/18/2008 at 15:14:16, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 MW, 4.6 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 246.7 miles away from Clark 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 285.2 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: December 22, 2015 to January 09, 2016, Emergency Declared EM-3374: January 02, 2016, FEMA Id: 3374, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, 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
  • Missouri Severe Storms, Flooding, and a Tornado, Incident Period: September 11, 2008 to September 24, 2008, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1809: November 13, 2008, FEMA Id: 1809, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • Missouri Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: June 01, 2008 to August 13, 2008, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1773: June 25, 2008, FEMA Id: 1773, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • 12 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Clark County (22) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 14, Storms: 12, Tornadoes: 9, Winter Storms: 4, Winds: 3, 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
Most common industries for males in 2016


  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
  • Other services, except public administration (3%)

Most common industries for females in 2016


  • Health care and social assistance (27%)
  • Manufacturing (15%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)

Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2016


  • Production occupations (17%)
  • Management occupations (15%)
  • Transportation occupations (15%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Material moving occupations (7%)

Most common occupations for females in 2016


  • Office and administrative support occupations (17%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Production occupations (10%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents


  • Ukraine (90%)
  • Korea (13%)
  • Italy (7%)
  • England (0%)
  • Scotland (0%)
  • Ireland (0%)
  • Denmark (0%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Clark County


  • German (31%)
  • American (23%)
  • Irish (10%)
  • English (5%)
  • Scottish (2%)
  • European (2%)
  • Swedish (1%)

Clark County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 1,463 (75.3%)
  • Carpooled: 131 (6.7%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 2 (0.1%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 32 (1.6%)
  • Walked: 108 (5.6%)
  • Worked at home: 217 (11.2%)
Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

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

  • 110 people in nursing homes
  • 8 people in homes for abused, dependent, and neglected children
  • 4 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
84 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
6 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $40,633.

4.32% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($28,327 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.32%
Missouri average:

6.69%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
1.26% relocated from other counties in Missouri ($11,416 average AGI)
3.06% relocated from other states ($16,920 average AGI)
Clark County:

3.06%
Missouri average:

2.54%

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

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Lee County, IA  0.99% ($23,500 average AGI)


5.19% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($29,328 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.19%
Missouri average:

6.91%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
1.52% relocated to other counties in Missouri ($8,657 average AGI)
3.68% relocated to other states ($20,672 average AGI)
Clark County:

3.68%
Missouri average:

2.76%

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

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Lee County, IA  1.25% ($28,758 average AGI)
to Adams County, IL  0.57% ($39,067)
to Lewis County, MO  0.49% ($32,692)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.3
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.7

Births per 1000 population in Clark County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.6
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.5
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 12.3

Deaths per 1000 population in Clark County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 13.2
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 3.2

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Clark County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 18.6%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 10.5%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Clark County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Clark County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Clark County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Clark County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Clark County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Clark County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 1,442 (1,172 aged, 270 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 264 (16%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

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

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (131)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (97)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (84)
  • Congestive heart failure (80)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (78)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (65)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (51)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (47)
  • Sudden cardiac death, so described (35)
  • Breast, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (24)

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: 1,188
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,366

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 13
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 41

Household type by relationship:

Households: 6,897
  • In family households: 5,758 (1,110 male householders, 802 female householders)
    1,549 spouses, 1,807 children (1,702 natural, 28 adopted, 77 stepchildren), 149 grandchildren, 32 brothers or sisters, 13 parents, 85 other relatives, 191 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,066 (488 male householders (406 living alone)), 426 female householders (383 living alone)), 147 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 72

Size of family households: 995 2-persons, 369 3-persons, 293 4-persons, 182 5-persons, 38 6-persons, 41 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 790 1-person, 122 2-persons.

1,068 married couples with children.
324 single-parent households (153 men, 171 women).

96.2% of residents of Clark speak English at home.
0.7% of residents speak Spanish at home (76% speak English very well, 24% speak English not well).
3.1% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (80% speak English very well, 11% speak English well, 2% speak English not well, 7% don't speak English at all).
0.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English very well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $44,629,000 ($6,067 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $399,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $17,381,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $10,034,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $5,514,000
Federal grants: $9,050,000
Federal procurement contracts: $538,000 ($16,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $2,112,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $264,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $1,264,000
Federal Government insurance: $25,367,000

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

Births: 409
Here:

56 per 1000 residents
State:

69 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 441
Here:

60 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: -51
Here -7 per 1000 residents
State +5 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Clark County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 0.54 millions of gallons per day (96% from ground, 4% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.0
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.4
State:

4.4

Year house built in Clark County, Missouri Note: State values scaled to Clark County population
  • 402014 or later
  • 1322010 to 2013
  • 4662000 to 2009
  • 4891990 to 1999
  • 3911980 to 1989
  • 5501970 to 1979
  • 3071960 to 1969
  • 2611950 to 1959
  • 1641940 to 1949
  • 7141939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Clark County, Missouri
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Clark County, Missouri Note: State values scaled to Clark County population
  • 41 room
  • 172 rooms
  • 543 rooms
  • 2374 rooms
  • 4895 rooms
  • 4286 rooms
  • 3647 rooms
  • 2578 rooms
  • 2509+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Clark County, Missouri Note: State values scaled to Clark County population
  • 01 room
  • 552 rooms
  • 763 rooms
  • 2654 rooms
  • 995 rooms
  • 1236 rooms
  • 537 rooms
  • 458 rooms
  • 09+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Clark County, Missouri
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Clark County, Missouri Note: State values scaled to Clark County population
  • 4no bedroom
  • 1171 bedroom
  • 5092 bedrooms
  • 9803 bedrooms
  • 3734 bedrooms
  • 1205+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Clark County, Missouri Note: State values scaled to Clark County population
  • 0no bedroom
  • 1511 bedroom
  • 2852 bedrooms
  • 2363 bedrooms
  • 284 bedrooms
  • 125+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Clark County, Missouri in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Clark County in owner-occupied houses/condos Note: State values scaled to Clark County population
  • 70no vehicle
  • 3951 vehicle
  • 8872 vehicles
  • 4763 vehicles
  • 1974 vehicles
  • 1015+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Clark County in renter-occupied apartments Note: State values scaled to Clark County population
  • 68no vehicle
  • 3071 vehicle
  • 2412 vehicles
  • 733 vehicles
  • 264 vehicles
  • 65+ vehicles

88.5% of Clark County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 35% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 50% lived in Missouri.

Clark County:

88.5%
State average:

84.3%

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

  • This state: 2,282
  • Other state: 4,544
  • Northeast: 76
  • Midwest: 4,070
  • South: 212
  • West: 182
Year Householders Moved Into Unit
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Clark County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 32.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 27.7%Electricity
  • 25.4%Utility gas
  • 11.2%Wood
  • 1.0%Other fuel
  • 0.4%Coal or coke
  • 0.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 38.3%Electricity
  • 26.7%Utility gas
  • 21.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 6.3%Wood
  • 2.9%No fuel used
  • 0.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 89
Here:

12.9%
Missouri:

12.9%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 22
Here:

6.6%
Missouri:

12.2%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 48
Here:

26.4%
Missouri:

24.6%

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

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 130
  • Number of aged recipients: 15
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 115
  • Number of recipients under 18: 24
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 82
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 24
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 45
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 54
Clark County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons
Fatal accident count
Vehicles involved in fatal accidents
Fatal accidents involving drunken persons
Fatalities
Persons involved in fatal accidents
Clark County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons
Fatal accident count
Vehicles involved in fatal accidents
Fatal accidents involving drunken persons
Fatalities
Persons involved in fatal accidents
Most common first names in Clark County, MO among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary5680.0 years
John5580.7 years
William4871.8 years
James3876.2 years
Robert3774.8 years
George3679.4 years
Charles2877.0 years
Helen2880.1 years
Harry2282.4 years
Bertha2287.6 years
Most common last names in Clark County, MO among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Wilson2680.5 years
Kirchner2081.9 years
Gutting1979.4 years
Smith1977.4 years
Mohr1884.0 years
Roberts1868.0 years
Johnson1782.0 years
Walker1776.9 years
Davis1665.9 years
Heinze1681.2 years
Businesses in Clark County, MO
NameCountNameCount
Dennys1U-Haul1
Ford1U.S. Cellular1
MasterBrand Cabinets3UPS1

Clark County on our top lists:

  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest surface withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"