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Gasconade County, Missouri (MO)

County population in 2014: 14,866 (19% urban, 81% rural); it was 15,342 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 2,770
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 2,136
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 4,955
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,344 (it was 1,216 in 2000)
% of renters here:

20%
State:

31%

Land area: 521 sq. mi.

Water area: 5.4 sq. mi.

Population density: 29 people per square mile   (low).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Gasconade County: 78.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (29.6%), Retail trade (19.3%), Construction (15.5%), Educational, health and social services (13.3%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 43%
  • Government: 0%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 57%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Gasconade County, Missouri:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (97.2%)
  • Two or more races (1.0%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (1.0%)
Median resident age:  45.0 years
Missouri median age:  37.0 years
Males: 7,284  (49.0%)
Females: 7,582  (51.0%)
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Gasconade County,MO real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Gasconade County:

2.0 people
Missouri:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2013: $40,999 ($35,047 in 1999)

This county:

$40999
Missouri:

$46931

Median contract rent in 2013 for apartments: $421 (lower quartile is $304, upper quartile is $503)
This county:

$421
State:

$566


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $112,782 (it was $76,800 in 2000)
Gasconade:

$112,782
Missouri:

$133,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $68,303 - $192,622
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $947
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $323

Institutionalized population: 250

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 4
  • Assaults: 23
  • Burglaries: 19
  • Thefts: 41
  • Auto thefts: 11
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 17 buildings, average cost: $133,500
  • 2008: 17 buildings, average cost: $136,800
  • 2009: 23 buildings, average cost: $137,700
  • 2010: 2 buildings, average cost: $131,500
  • 2011: 3 buildings, average cost: $214,200
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $129,000
  • 2013: 3 buildings, average cost: $97,700
  • 2014: 3 buildings, average cost: $71,700

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,005 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $934 (1.0%)

Gasconade County household income distribution in 2009 Gasconade County home values distribution Gasconade County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 14.8%
(14.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 24.2% for Black residents, 68.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 57.9% for other race residents, 36.9% for two or more races residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 15.2%
Gasconade County:

15.2%
Missouri:

15.9%
(14.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 21.9% for Black residents, 65.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 57.9% for other race residents, 34.6% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2013: 45 years old
(Males: 44 years old, Females: 47 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 46 years old, Black residents: 55 years old, American Indian residents: 48 years old, Asian residents: 32 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 15 years old, Other race residents: 23 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Gasconade County is $358 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $464 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $581 a month.

Cities in this county include: Hermann, Owensville, Bland, Rosebud, Gasconade, Morrison.

Gasconade 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: Arapahoe County, Colorado , Arlington County, Virginia , Coffey County, Kansas , Jackson County, West Virginia , Mercer County, West Virginia , Dent County , Greene County, Virginia , James City County, Virginia , Upshur County, West Virginia .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.7%
Missouri:

4.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 322
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 74.0%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 10.4%

Number of foreign born residents: 83 (86% naturalized citizens)

Gasconade County:

0.5%
Whole state:

2.7%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 5
  • 1990 to 1994: 6
  • 1985 to 1989: 4
  • 1980 to 1984: 0
  • 1975 to 1979: 3
  • 1970 to 1974: 0
  • 1970 to 1974: 0
  • 1965 to 1969: 65

Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.1 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 62.3%

Gasconade County marital status for males Gasconade County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 5,711
  • One, attached: 71
  • Two: 226
  • 3 or 4: 244
  • 5 to 9: 135
  • 10 to 19: 11
  • 20 or more: 5
  • Mobile homes: 1,308
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 102

Housing units in Gasconade County with a mortgage: 1,492 (88 second mortgage, 162 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,229

Here:

0.0% with mortgage
State:

67.6% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Gasconade County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant4,42331
Mainline Protestant2,51215
Catholic2,0223
Other11
None6,264-
Gasconade 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: 5
Gasconade County:

3.25 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.



Number of convenience stores (with gas): 11
Gasconade County:

7.16 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

4.34 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 23
This county:

14.97 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.37 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Gasconade County:

9.3%
Missouri:

8.8%

Adult obesity rate:
Gasconade County:

29.5%
State:

29.6%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

12.8%
State:

13.5%

Agriculture in Gasconade County:

Average size of farms: 253 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $21,232
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $87.83
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 2.58%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 69.49%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $18,813
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 29.11%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 0.34%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $55,493
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 91.33%
Average age of principal farm operators: 57 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 16.43
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 1.82%
Corn for grain: 5256 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 1771 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 12413 harvested acres
Vegetables: 36 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 180 acres

Earthquake activity:

Gasconade 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 196.4 miles away from Gasconade 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 139.8 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 160.0 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 197.7 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 205.2 miles away from Gasconade 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 205.3 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:

  • MissouriSevere Winter Storm, Incident Period: January 31, 2011 to February 5, 2011, Emergency Declared (EM-3317): February 3, 2011, FEMA Id: FEMA-EM-3317, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • MissouriSevere Winter Storm, Incident Period: January 26, 2009 to January 28, 2009, Emergency Declared (EM-3303): January 30, 2009, FEMA Id: FEMA-EM-3303, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • MissouriSevere Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: March 17, 2008 to May 9, 2008, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1749): March 19, 2008, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1749, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • MissouriSevere Winter Storms, Incident Period: December 8, 2007 to December 15, 2007, Emergency Declared (EM-3281): December 12, 2007, FEMA Id: FEMA-EM-3281, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • MissouriSevere Winter Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: January 12, 2007 to January 22, 2007, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1676): January 15, 2007, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1676, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Flood
  • MissouriHurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 1, 2005, Emergency Declared (EM-3232): September 10, 2005, FEMA Id: FEMA-EM-3232, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • MissouriSevere Storms, Tornadoes and Flooding, Incident Period: May 4, 2003 to May 30, 2003, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1463): May 6, 2003, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1463, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • MissouriSevere Thunderstorms And Flash Flooding, Incident Period: May 6, 2000 to May 7, 2000, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1328): May 12, 2000, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1328, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flash Flood
  • MissouriSevere Storm, Tornadoes, Hail, Flooding, Incident Period: May 13, 1995 to June 23, 1995, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1054): June 2, 1995, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1054, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • MissouriFlooding, Severe Storm, Incident Period: June 10, 1993 to October 25, 1993, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-995): July 9, 1993, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-995, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • 3 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Gasconade County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 6, Winter Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 3, Drought: 1, Flash Flood: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Class of Workers

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Health care and social assistance (23%)
  • Manufacturing (16%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Public administration (3%)
  • Health care and social assistance (25%)
  • Manufacturing (17%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Public administration (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (15%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Material moving occupations (10%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (23%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (10%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (7%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)

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

  • Germany (49%)
  • Netherlands (19%)
  • Vietnam (10%)
  • Yugoslavia (7%)
  • United Kingdom (6%)
  • Mexico (4%)
  • Philippines (2%)

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

  • German (53%)
  • United States or American (14%)
  • Irish (9%)
  • English (8%)
  • French (except Basque) (3%)
  • Italian (2%)
  • Polish (2%)

Gasconade County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 5,373 (77%)
  • Carpooled: 1,077 (15%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 35 (1%)
  • Bicycle: 7 (0%)
  • Walked: 144 (2%)
  • Other means: 37 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 287 (4%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

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


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

  • 287 people in nursing homes
  • 13 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 7 people in other group homes

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

  • 246 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 2 people in hospitals with patients who have no usual home elsewhere
  • 2 people in in-patient hospice facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $40,741.

5.54% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($28,657 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.54%
Missouri average:

6.69%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
4.56% relocated from other counties in Missouri ($22,630 average AGI)
0.97% relocated from other states ($6,028 average AGI)
Gasconade County:

0.97%
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 Franklin County, MO  1.62% ($24,263 average AGI)
from Crawford County, MO  0.32% ($25,000)
from Maries County, MO  0.31% ($26,889)
from Montgomery County, MO  0.24% ($33,357)
from Osage County, MO  0.24% ($27,714)
from St. Louis County, MO  0.24% ($35,500)
from Phelps County, MO  0.19% ($13,545)


5.97% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($31,915 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.97%
Missouri average:

6.91%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.85% relocated to other counties in Missouri ($23,613 average AGI)
1.12% relocated to other states ($8,302 average AGI)
Gasconade County:

1.12%
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 Franklin County, MO  1.62% ($27,884 average AGI)
to Maries County, MO  0.41% ($20,167)
to St. Louis County, MO  0.31% ($29,611)
to Crawford County, MO  0.27% ($17,563)
to Osage County, MO  0.26% ($32,467)
to Montgomery County, MO  0.20% ($52,833)
to St. Charles County, MO  0.20% ($27,333)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.9
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.1

Births per 1000 population in Gasconade County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 13.4
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 13.4
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 13.0

Deaths per 1000 population in Gasconade County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 5.0
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 7.4

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Gasconade County

Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 17.0%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 8.4%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Gasconade County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19

Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Gasconade County


Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 3,273 (2,783 aged, 490 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 420 (12%)

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 Gasconade County, Missouri in 1999 - 2014:

  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (326)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (276)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (170)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (168)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (131)
  • Unspecified dementia (100)
  • Congestive heart failure (90)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (77)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (73)
  • Breast, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (59)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 9%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 8%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 6.41
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 2754.290
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 160.130
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 16103

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 781.2
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1511.590
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 6.35

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 20.15
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 63.51

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 6.35

Household type by relationship:

Households: 14,972
  • In family households: 12,636 (3,338 male householders, 904 female householders)
    3,433 spouses, 3,993 children (3,584 natural, 106 adopted, 303 stepchildren), 300 grandchildren, 89 brothers or sisters, 73 parents, 85 other relatives, 362 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 2,336 (962 male householders (802 living alone)), 1,046 female householders (942 living alone)), 328 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 250 (all institutionalized)

Size of family households: 2,142 2-persons, 860 3-persons, 724 4-persons, 331 5-persons, 116 6-persons, 69 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,744 1-person, 223 2-persons, 26 3-persons, 11 4-persons, 4 6-persons.

2,810 married couples with children.
715 single-parent households (243 men, 472 women).

97.1% of residents of Gasconade County speak English at home.
0.6% of residents speak Spanish at home (69% speak English very well, 19% speak English well, 13% don't speak English at all).
2.2% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (59% speak English very well, 30% speak English well, 11% speak English not well).
0.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (73% speak English very well, 27% speak English not well).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $84,071,000 ($5385 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $2,157,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $45,731,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $21,580,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $916,000
Federal grants: $12,581,000
Federal procurement contracts: $671,000 ($41,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $2,591,000 ($127,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $450,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $3,359,000
Federal Government insurance: $9,412,000

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

Births: 887
Here:

56 per 1000 residents
State:

69 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 1,093
Here:

69 per 1000 residents
State:

49 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +4
Here:

+0 per 1000 residents
State:

+7 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +632
Here:

+40 per 1000 residents
State:

+5 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Gasconade County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 0.90 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.7
State:

6.0

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.4
State:

4.2

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 118
  • 2000 to 2004: 833
  • 1990 to 1999: 1,051
  • 1980 to 1989: 1,150
  • 1970 to 1979: 1,384
  • 1960 to 1969: 734
  • 1950 to 1959: 812
  • 1940 to 1949: 508
  • 1939 or earlier: 1,569
Rooms in houses/apartments in Gasconade County, Missouri
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 14
  • 2 rooms: 72
  • 3 rooms: 124
  • 4 rooms: 663
  • 5 rooms: 1,296
  • 6 rooms: 1,285
  • 7 rooms: 705
  • 8 rooms: 514
  • 9+ rooms: 282
  • 1 room: 21
  • 2 rooms: 77
  • 3 rooms: 184
  • 4 rooms: 376
  • 5 rooms: 258
  • 6 rooms: 164
  • 7 rooms: 76
  • 8 rooms: 38
  • 9+ rooms: 22
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Gasconade County, Missouri
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 20
  • 1 bedroom: 188
  • 2 bedrooms: 1,273
  • 3 bedrooms: 2,592
  • 4 bedrooms: 751
  • 5+ bedrooms: 131
  • no bedroom: 26
  • 1 bedroom: 287
  • 2 bedrooms: 516
  • 3 bedrooms: 296
  • 4 bedrooms: 78
  • 5+ bedrooms: 13
Cars and other vehicles available in Gasconade County, Missouri in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 235
  • 1 vehicle: 1,251
  • 2 vehicles: 2,170
  • 3 vehicles: 947
  • 4 vehicles: 243
  • 5+ vehicles: 109
  • no vehicle: 142
  • 1 vehicle: 605
  • 2 vehicles: 341
  • 3 vehicles: 103
  • 4 vehicles: 23
  • 5+ vehicles: 2

62% of Gasconade County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 45% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 78% lived in Missouri.

Gasconade County:

62.3%
State average:

54.3%

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

  • This state: 12741
  • Northeast: 171
  • Midwest: 1021
  • South: 852
  • West: 415

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $50,000


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 5%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 4%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Gasconade County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (35.6%)
  • Electricity (27.4%)
  • Wood (16.1%)
  • Utility gas (13.2%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (7.2%)
  • Electricity (44.2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (24.6%)
  • Utility gas (16.7%)
  • Wood (9.0%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (5.1%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 162
Here:

9.2%
Missouri:

13.7%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 50
Here:

5.5%
Missouri:

11.6%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 6
Here:

2.1%
Missouri:

24.9%

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)

Gasconade County government finances - Expenditure in 2002:

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $166,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $1,266,000
    Police Protection: $826,000
    Health Services - Other: $730,000
    Central Staff Services: $328,000
    Financial Administration: $317,000
    General Public Buildings: $294,000
    Welfare - Other: $229,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $211,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $47,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $313,000
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $1,336,000

Gasconade County government finances - Revenue in 2002:

  • Charges - All Other: $125,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $88,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $115,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $710,000
    Public Welfare: $229,000
    All Other: $113,000
    General Support: $22,000
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $1,384,000
    Property: $1,073,000
    NEC: $23,000

Gasconade County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002:

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $1,200,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 213
  • Number of aged recipients: 20
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 193
  • Number of recipients under 18: 34
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 138
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 41
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 93
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 86
Gasconade County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
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Gasconade County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
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Most common first names in Gasconade County, MO among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William16376.5 years
John12878.8 years
Charles10673.6 years
George10178.1 years
Mary8680.5 years
James7572.5 years
Walter7478.7 years
Anna7284.6 years
Clara7082.2 years
Henry6981.8 years
Most common last names in Gasconade County, MO among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Schneider4780.0 years
Branson4177.3 years
Smith4178.3 years
Meyer4180.4 years
Miller3480.3 years
Schulte3279.4 years
Michel2879.9 years
Wehmeyer2878.6 years
Shockley2378.3 years
Kottwitz2376.7 years
Businesses in Gasconade County, MO
NameCountNameCount
Alco Stores1MasterBrand Cabinets4
Domino's Pizza1McDonald's1
FedEx1Pizza Hut1
Ford2RadioShack1
H&R Block2Subway2
Hardee's1U-Haul2
La-Z-Boy1Walmart1