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Linn County, Missouri (MO)

County population in 2014: 12,311 (34% urban, 66% rural); it was 13,754 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 2,040
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 1,878
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 4,388
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,381 (it was 1,309 in 2000)
% of renters here:

23%
State:

31%

Land area: 620 sq. mi.

Water area: 1.1 sq. mi.

Population density: 20 people per square mile   (low).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Linn County: 77.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (37.8%), Educational, health and social services (15.8%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 43%
  • Government: 1%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 56%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Linn County, Missouri:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (96.4%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (1.5%)
  • Two or more races (1.0%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (0.7%)
Median resident age:  42.0 years
Missouri median age:  37.0 years
Males: 5,920  (48.1%)
Females: 6,391  (51.9%)
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Linn County,MO real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Linn County:

2.0 people
Missouri:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2015: $39,625 ($28,242 in 1999)

This county:

$39,625
Missouri:

$50,238

Median contract rent in 2015 for apartments: $339 (lower quartile is $259, upper quartile is $428)
This county:

$339
State:

$588


Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $81,055 (it was $46,300 in 2000)
Linn:

$81,055
Missouri:

$147,800
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $41,505 - $145,573
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $886
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $357

Institutionalized population: 144

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 1
  • Burglaries: 22
  • Thefts: 44
  • Auto thefts: 6

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 2
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 4
  • Burglaries: 42
  • Thefts: 36
  • Auto thefts: 7
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 4 buildings, average cost: $152,800
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $161,100
  • 2009: 0 buildings
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $160,200
  • 2011: 0 buildings
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $500,000
  • 2013: 0 buildings
  • 2014: 0 buildings

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 2015: $837 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2015: $643 (1.0%)

Linn County household income distribution in 2009 Linn County home values distribution Linn County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2015: 17.9%
(17.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 37.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 40.0% for American Indian residents, 59.1% for other race residents, 19.7% for two or more races residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2015: 17.0%
Linn County:

17.0%
Missouri:

14.8%
(16.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 35.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 33.3% for American Indian residents, 63.5% for other race residents, 17.6% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2015: 43 years old
(Males: 41 years old, Females: 44 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 43 years old, Black residents: 55 years old, American Indian residents: 58 years old, Asian residents: 44 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 21 years old, Other race residents: 18 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Linn 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: Brookfield, Marceline, Bucklin, Meadville, Laclede, Linneus, Browning, Purdin.

Linn 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: Boone County, Indiana , Cecil County, Maryland , Marshall County, West Virginia , Miami County, Ohio , Morgan County, Illinois , Shelby County, Ohio .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

6.5%
Missouri:

4.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 298
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 80.0%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 10.8%

Number of foreign born residents: 85 (39% naturalized citizens)

Linn County:

0.6%
Whole state:

2.7%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 29
  • 1990 to 1994: 5
  • 1985 to 1989: 11
  • 1980 to 1984: 9
  • 1975 to 1979: 4
  • 1970 to 1974: 8
  • 1970 to 1974: 6
  • 1965 to 1969: 13
Note: State values scaled to Linn County population

Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.8 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 79.2%

Linn County marital status for males Linn County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 5,323
  • One, attached: 81
  • Two: 210
  • 3 or 4: 179
  • 5 to 9: 90
  • 10 to 19: 35
  • 20 or more: 8
  • Mobile homes: 628

Housing units in Linn County with a mortgage: 1,394 (64 second mortgage, 52 home equity loan, 5 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,660

Here:

45.6% with mortgage
State:

67.6% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Linn County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant4,55030
Mainline Protestant2,97015
Catholic9942
Other1193
None4,128-
Linn 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
Linn County:

2.37 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.79 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
Linn County:

5.52 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

4.34 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 4
This county:

3.15 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.37 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Linn County:

9.6%
Missouri:

8.8%

Adult obesity rate:
Linn County:

29.9%
State:

29.6%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

15.2%
State:

13.5%

Agriculture in Linn County:

Average size of farms: 351 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $39,160
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $115.41
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 59.80%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $33,779
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 38.89%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $77,134
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 90.20%
Average age of principal farm operators: 55 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 16.25
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 2.50%
Corn for grain: 18357 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 4652 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 54324 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 189 acres

Earthquake activity:

Linn County-area historical earthquake activity is near Missouri state average. It is 77% 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 294.8 miles away from Linn 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 266.4 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 286.9 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 287.4 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 312.8 miles away from Linn County center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 327.1 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 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, Tornadoes, Straight-line Winds, and Flooding, Incident Period: September 09, 2014 to September 11, 2014, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4200: October 31, 2014, FEMA Id: 4200, 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 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
  • 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
  • 9 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Linn County (19) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 11, Floods: 10, Tornadoes: 7, Winter Storms: 5, Winds: 2, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Class of Workers

Most common industries in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Information (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (25%)
  • Manufacturing (13%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Information (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Public administration (5%)
Most common occupations in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (20%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (15%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (5%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (23%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)

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

  • Germany (22%)
  • United Kingdom (19%)
  • Mexico (15%)
  • Philippines (14%)
  • Russia (6%)
  • Vietnam (6%)
  • Ireland (5%)

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

  • German (28%)
  • United States or American (23%)
  • English (12%)
  • Irish (12%)
  • French (except Basque) (3%)
  • Scotch-Irish (2%)
  • Italian (2%)

Linn County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 4,800 (78%)
  • Carpooled: 805 (13%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 3 (0%)
  • Taxi: 17 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 12 (0%)
  • Walked: 134 (2%)
  • Other means: 38 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 363 (6%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

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

217 people in nursing homes
22 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
144 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
8 people in group homes intended for adults
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $42,630.

5.12% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($28,208 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.12%
Missouri average:

6.69%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
3.82% relocated from other counties in Missouri ($19,983 average AGI)
1.30% relocated from other states ($8,225 average AGI)
Linn County:

1.30%
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 Livingston County, MO  0.55% ($14,962 average AGI)
from Chariton County, MO  0.43% ($30,000)
from Macon County, MO  0.36% ($22,647)
from Clay County, MO  0.32% ($49,467)
from Sullivan County, MO  0.23% ($27,636)


5.96% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($26,709 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.96%
Missouri average:

6.91%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.37% relocated to other counties in Missouri ($19,582 average AGI)
1.58% relocated to other states ($7,128 average AGI)
Linn County:

1.58%
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 Chariton County, MO  0.40% ($26,895 average AGI)
to Livingston County, MO  0.40% ($22,158)
to Macon County, MO  0.30% ($27,786)
to Boone County, MO  0.25% ($45,667)
to Clay County, MO  0.25% ($32,583)
to Jackson County, MO  0.25% ($21,333)
to Sullivan County, MO  0.23% ($24,455)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 13.0
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.7

Births per 1000 population in Linn County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 14.9
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 14.0
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 13.7

Deaths per 1000 population in Linn County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 8.8
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 3.7

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Linn County

Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 16.5%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 9.4%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Linn County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19

Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Linn County


Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 2,940 (2,480 aged, 460 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 266 (9%)

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 Linn County, Missouri in 1999 - 2014:

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (263)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (259)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (178)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (158)
  • Congestive heart failure (122)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (101)
  • Malignant neoplasm without specification of site (70)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (62)
  • Unspecified renal failure (59)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (57)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 13%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 11%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 7.53
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 7,010
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 188
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 43,649

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,051
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,401

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 22
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 69

Household type by relationship:

Households: 12,609
  • In family households: 10,544 (2,719 male householders, 765 female householders)
    2,773 spouses, 3,539 children (3,179 natural, 74 adopted, 286 stepchildren), 226 grandchildren, 43 brothers or sisters, 50 parents, 78 other relatives, 306 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 2,065 (775 male householders (643 living alone)), 1,040 female householders (961 living alone)), 250 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 152 (144 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 1,734 2-persons, 688 3-persons, 584 4-persons, 308 5-persons, 103 6-persons, 67 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,604 1-person, 184 2-persons, 18 3-persons, 6 4-persons, 3 5-persons.

2,486 married couples with children.
767 single-parent households (191 men, 576 women).

96.7% of residents of Linn County speak English at home.
1.5% of residents speak Spanish at home (71% speak English very well, 14% speak English well, 12% speak English not well, 3% don't speak English at all).
1.5% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (82% speak English very well, 7% speak English well, 11% speak English not well).
0.3% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (53% speak English very well, 47% speak English well).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $103,314,000 ($7,779 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $1,504,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $42,970,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $27,592,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $9,666,000
Federal grants: $17,901,000
Federal procurement contracts: $1,107,000 ($12,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $4,078,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $751,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $715,000
Federal Government insurance: $8,941,000

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

Births: 870
Here:

66 per 1000 residents
State:

69 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 987
Here:

75 per 1000 residents
State:

49 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +21
Here:

+2 per 1000 residents
State:

+7 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -499
Here -38 per 1000 residents
State +5 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Linn County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 1.36 millions of gallons per day (10% from ground, 90% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.8
State:

6.0

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.5
State:

4.2

Year house built

  • 2014 or later: 13
  • 2010 to 2013: 46
  • 2000 to 2009: 457
  • 1990 to 1999: 502
  • 1980 to 1989: 483
  • 1970 to 1979: 1,003
  • 1960 to 1969: 846
  • 1950 to 1959: 782
  • 1940 to 1949: 704
  • 1939 or earlier: 1,483
Note: State values scaled to Linn population
Rooms in houses/apartments in Linn County, Missouri
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Linn County population
  • 1 room: 2
  • 2 rooms: 20
  • 3 rooms: 33
  • 4 rooms: 486
  • 5 rooms: 1,300
  • 6 rooms: 1,043
  • 7 rooms: 746
  • 8 rooms: 395
  • 9+ rooms: 363
  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 59
  • 3 rooms: 245
  • 4 rooms: 336
  • 5 rooms: 343
  • 6 rooms: 142
  • 7 rooms: 123
  • 8 rooms: 52
  • 9+ rooms: 9
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Linn County, Missouri
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Linn County population
  • no bedroom: 2
  • 1 bedroom: 109
  • 2 bedrooms: 1,276
  • 3 bedrooms: 2,132
  • 4 bedrooms: 680
  • 5+ bedrooms: 189
  • no bedroom: 10
  • 1 bedroom: 357
  • 2 bedrooms: 495
  • 3 bedrooms: 338
  • 4 bedrooms: 94
  • 5+ bedrooms: 15
Cars and other vehicles available in Linn County, Missouri in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Linn County population
  • no vehicle: 198
  • 1 vehicle: 1,375
  • 2 vehicles: 1,710
  • 3 vehicles: 749
  • 4 vehicles: 260
  • 5+ vehicles: 96
  • no vehicle: 229
  • 1 vehicle: 598
  • 2 vehicles: 364
  • 3 vehicles: 99
  • 4 vehicles: 13
  • 5+ vehicles: 6

59% of Linn County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 61% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 68% lived in Missouri.

Linn County:

59.1%
State average:

54.3%

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

  • This state: 11,044
  • Northeast: 182
  • Midwest: 1,399
  • South: 561
  • West: 420

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $34,000


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 2%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 2%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Linn County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (50.5%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (30.4%)
  • Electricity (14.3%)
  • Wood (3.6%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (0.7%)
  • Utility gas (50.4%)
  • Electricity (30.2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (14.7%)
  • Wood (4.4%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 101
Here:

6.7%
Missouri:

13.7%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 18
Here:

2.0%
Missouri:

11.6%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 34
Here:

14.0%
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)

Linn County government finances - Expenditure in 2002:

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $735,000
    Corrections - Other: $452,000
    Financial Administration: $361,000
    Central Staff Services: $257,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $161,000
    General Public Buildings: $90,000
    Police Protection: $13,000
    Welfare - Other: $1,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Regular Highways: $629,000
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $705,000

Linn County government finances - Revenue in 2002:

  • Charges - All Other: $120,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $25,000
    Highways: $22,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $14,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,523,000
    General Support: $74,000
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $587,000
    Property: $108,000
    Other Selective Sales: $89,000
    NEC: $19,000

Linn County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002:

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $183,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 316
  • Number of aged recipients: 38
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 278
  • Number of recipients under 18: 53
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 194
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 69
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 129
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 136
Linn County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
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Linn County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
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Most common first names in Linn County, MO among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary19279.6 years
John17176.8 years
William16877.5 years
James14577.5 years
Charles12276.5 years
Robert8972.6 years
George7278.1 years
Helen7177.7 years
Harold7176.4 years
Anna6384.5 years
Most common last names in Linn County, MO among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith13077.0 years
Johnson6381.4 years
Williams5676.2 years
Brown5080.3 years
Jones5079.1 years
Taylor4881.2 years
Moore4774.5 years
Bailey4479.8 years
Wilson4381.0 years
Davis4179.0 years
Businesses in Linn County, MO
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Pizza Hut1
Best Western1SONIC Drive-In2
Chevrolet1Sears1
FedEx2Subway1
Ford1True Value1
H&R Block2U-Haul2
Lane Furniture1UPS1
McDonald's1Walmart1
Nike1YMCA1