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Maries County, Missouri (MO)

County population in 2019: 8,849 (all rural); it was 8,903 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 1,620
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 1,331
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 2,868
Renter-occupied apartments: 754 (it was 651 in 2000)
% of renters here:

18%
State:

31%

Land area: 528 sq. mi.

Water area: 2.2 sq. mi.

Population density: 17 people per square mile   (low).

March 2019 cost of living index in Maries County: 77.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (22.4%), Retail trade (15.4%), Manufacturing (12.5%), Construction (12.2%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 70%
  • Government: 22%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 7%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Maries County, MO (2019)
    • 8,41095.3%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 1171.3%Hispanic or Latino
    • 961.1%Asian alone
    • 881.0%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 820.9%Two or more races
    • 260.3%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 20.02%Some other race alone
Median resident age:

46.4 years
Missouri median age:

38.9 years
Males: 4,465  (50.5%)
Females: 4,384  (49.5%)
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Average household size:
Maries County:

2.0 people
Missouri:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $49,239 ($31,925 in 1999)
This county:

$49,239
Missouri:

$57,409

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $420 (lower quartile is $343, upper quartile is $507)
This county:

$420
State:

$659


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $142,351 (it was $71,900 in 2000)
Maries:

$142,351
Missouri:

$168,000
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $88,663 - $230,727
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,018
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $325

Institutionalized population: 67

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 15
  • Burglaries: 26
  • Thefts: 24
  • Auto thefts: 0

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 1
  • Assaults: 9
  • Burglaries: 18
  • Thefts: 30
  • Auto thefts: 1
Maries County, MO map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2004: 3 buildings, average cost: $129,600
  • 2005: 3 buildings, average cost: $129,600
  • 2006: 5 buildings, average cost: $149,000
  • 2007: 4 buildings, average cost: $152,800
  • 2008: 3 buildings, average cost: $161,100
  • 2009: 0 buildings
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $160,200
  • 2011: 3 buildings, average cost: $167,300
  • 2012: 0 buildings
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $183,300
  • 2014: 0 buildings
  • 2015: 1 building, cost: $201,500
  • 2016: 1 building, cost: $208,900
  • 2017: 2 buildings, average cost: $211,600
  • 2018: 1 building, cost: $214,500
  • 2019: 0 buildings
Number of permits per 10,000 Maries, MO residents
Average permit cost in Maries, MO
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $839 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $918 (0.6%)

Distribution of median household income in Maries, MO in 2019
Distribution of house value in Maries, MO in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Maries, MO in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 16.1%
Maries County:

16.1%
Missouri:

12.9%
(16.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 87.5% for Black residents, 7.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 22.6% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 46.4 years old
(Males: 46.3 years old, Females: 46.2 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 46.2 years old, Black residents: 62.9 years old, American Indian residents: 26.5 years old, Asian residents: 61.8 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 24.0 years old, Other race residents: 46.5 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Maries County is $378 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $464 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $612 a month.

Cities in this county include: Belle, Vienna.

Maries 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: Bourbon County, Kansas , Floyd County, Indiana , Franklin County, Illinois , Meade County, Kentucky .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

3.7%
Missouri:

3.9%

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

Current college students: 212
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 87.0%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 16.3%

Number of foreign born residents: 142 (51.6% naturalized citizens)

Maries County:

1.6%
Whole state:

4.3%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 722010 or later
  • 122000 to 2009
  • 521990 to 1999
  • 01980 to 1989
  • 181970 to 1979
  • 37Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 33.7 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 34.5%

Maries County marital status for males Maries County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 3,597
  • One, attached: 18
  • Two: 127
  • 3 or 4: 167
  • 5 to 9: 12
  • 10 to 19: 28
  • 20 or more: 7
  • Mobile homes: 643
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 45

Housing units in Maries County with a mortgage: 1,356 (52 second mortgage, 48 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,548

Here:

50.0% with mortgage
State:

60.2% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Maries County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant2,63418
Catholic7063
Mainline Protestant7064
Other1391
None4,991-
Maries 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
Maries County:

2.20 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.



Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
Maries County:

6.59 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

4.34 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 10
This county:

10.98 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.37 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Maries County:

8.9%
Missouri:

8.8%

Adult obesity rate:
Maries County:

30.1%
State:

29.6%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

11.0%
State:

13.5%

Agriculture in Maries County:

Average size of farms: 265 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $22,275
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $41.97
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 1.18%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 88.12%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $27,943
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 23.76%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $37,234
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 94.00%
Average age of principal farm operators: 57 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 20.50
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 2.24%
Corn for grain: 737 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 281 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 3070 harvested acres
Vegetables: 29 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 3 acres

Earthquake activity:

Maries County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Missouri state average. It is 424% greater 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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 218.8 miles away from Maries County center
On 9/3/2016 at 12:02:44, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.5 mi) earthquake occurred 301.3 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 146.2 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 158.2 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 218.8 miles away from Maries County center
On 11/6/2011 at 03:53:10, a magnitude 5.7 (5.7 MW, Depth: 3.2 mi) earthquake occurred 324.4 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Missouri 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, Tornadoes, Straight-line Winds, And Flooding, Incident Period: April 28, 2017 - May 11, 2017, FEMA Id: 4317, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • Missouri Severe Storms, Tornadoes, Straight-line Winds, and Flooding, Incident Period: December 23, 2015 to January 09, 2016, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4250: January 21, 2016, FEMA Id: 4250, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • 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, and Flooding, Incident Period: August 02, 2013 to August 14, 2013, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4144: September 06, 2013, FEMA Id: 4144, Natural disaster type: Storm, 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 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
  • 15 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

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

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 17, Storms: 15, Tornadoes: 14, Winds: 6, Winter Storms: 5, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Maries

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 956 (65.7%)
  • Carpooled: 151 (10.4%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 22 (1.5%)
  • Walked: 53 (3.6%)
  • Worked at home: 273 (18.8%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Public administration (12%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Information (3%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Public administration (13%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Information (3%)

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


  • Construction and extraction occupations (16%)
  • Production occupations (14%)
  • Material moving occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Transportation occupations (10%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (5%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Office and administrative support occupations (15%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (10%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (8%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (7%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Vietnam (40%)
  • Guatemala (35%)
  • Philippines (20%)
  • Austria (4%)
  • Germany (3%)
  • Denmark (0%)
  • Norway (0%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Maries County


  • American (36%)
  • German (18%)
  • Irish (5%)
  • European (4%)
  • Dutch (4%)
  • English (4%)
  • Scottish (1%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders
76 people in nursing homes
9 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
67 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $45,802.

5.95% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,049 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.95%
Missouri average:

7.04%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
5.95% relocated from other counties in Missouri ($34,049 average AGI)
1.24% relocated from other states ($9,120 average AGI)
Maries County:

1.24%
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 Phelps County, MO  1.63% ($33,020 average AGI)
from Gasconade County, MO  0.65% ($27,550)


6.98% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,922 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.98%
Missouri average:

7.16%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
6.98% relocated to other counties in Missouri ($32,922 average AGI)
1.06% relocated to other states ($4,599 average AGI)
Maries County:

1.06%
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 Phelps County, MO  1.22% ($34,632 average AGI)
to Osage County, MO  1.13% ($29,571)
to Gasconade County, MO  1.00% ($27,581)
to Pulaski County, MO  0.68% ($26,095)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.4
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.1

Births per 1000 population in Maries County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.0
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 10.7
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 11.2

Deaths per 1000 population in Maries County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 10.2
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 1.4

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Maries County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 15.4%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 8.4%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Maries County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Maries County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Maries County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Maries County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Maries County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Maries County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 1,574 (1,264 aged, 310 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 262 (13%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

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

  • Cardiac arrhythmia, unspecified (99)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (87)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (24)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (24)
  • Cardiac arrest, unspecified (21)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (14)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 15%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 12%

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,357
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 968

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 24
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 67

Household type by relationship:

Households: 8,849
  • Male householders: 2,284 (697 living alone), Female householders: 1,546 (433 living alone)
  • 2,024 spouses (2,024 opposite-sex spouses), 220 unmarried partners, (220 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 2,225 children (2,051 natural, 14 adopted, 158 stepchildren), 222 grandchildren, 1 brothers or sisters, 22 parents, 0 foster children, 85 other relatives, 135 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 99

Size of family households: 1,309 2-persons, 416 3-persons, 415 4-persons, 217 5-persons, 42 6-persons, 67 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,112 1-person, 239 2-persons, 11 3-persons.

1,236 married couples with children.
336 single-parent households (129 men, 207 women).

94.9% of residents of Maries speak English at home.
0.8% of residents speak Spanish at home (34% speak English very well, 33% speak English well, 33% speak English not well).
3.3% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (74% speak English very well, 17% speak English well, 10% speak English not well).
1.0% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (36% speak English very well, 64% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $43,147,000 ($4,861 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $1,036,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $20,794,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $11,404,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $177,000
Federal grants: $9,610,000
Federal procurement contracts: $235,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $927,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $189,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $3,071,000
Federal Government insurance: $1,862,000

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

Births: 515
Here:

57 per 1000 residents
State:

69 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 489
Here:

54 per 1000 residents
State:

49 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +12
Here:

+1 per 1000 residents
State:

+7 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +65
Here:

+7 per 1000 residents
State:

+5 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Maries County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 0.32 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.2
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.7
State:

4.3

Year house built in Maries County, Missouri
  • Year house built in Maries County, Missouri
  • 782014 or later
  • 982010 to 2013
  • 6682000 to 2009
  • 7691990 to 1999
  • 7261980 to 1989
  • 7201970 to 1979
  • 4551960 to 1969
  • 3501950 to 1959
  • 1481940 to 1949
  • 5971939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Maries County, Missouri
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Maries County, Missouri
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Maries County, Missouri
  • 151 room
  • 782 rooms
  • 453 rooms
  • 2534 rooms
  • 6715 rooms
  • 4976 rooms
  • 5297 rooms
  • 3448 rooms
  • 4489+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Maries County, Missouri
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Maries County, Missouri
  • 351 room
  • 212 rooms
  • 1413 rooms
  • 2314 rooms
  • 1905 rooms
  • 1776 rooms
  • 477 rooms
  • 318 rooms
  • 689+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Maries County, Missouri
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Maries County, Missouri
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Maries County, Missouri
  • 15no bedroom
  • 1211 bedroom
  • 5042 bedrooms
  • 1,4713 bedrooms
  • 6684 bedrooms
  • 1015+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Maries County, Missouri
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Maries County, Missouri
  • 35no bedroom
  • 1501 bedroom
  • 3962 bedrooms
  • 2853 bedrooms
  • 304 bedrooms
  • 475+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Maries County, Missouri in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Maries County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Maries County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 127no vehicle
  • 4941 vehicle
  • 1,0302 vehicles
  • 7613 vehicles
  • 2514 vehicles
  • 2175+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Maries County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Maries County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 205no vehicle
  • 3621 vehicle
  • 2892 vehicles
  • 743 vehicles
  • 274 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

88.2% of Maries County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 18% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 86% lived in Missouri.

Maries County:

88.2%
State average:

84.8%

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

  • This state: 6,742
  • Other state: 1,860
  • Northeast: 249
  • Midwest: 768
  • South: 524
  • West: 323
Year householders moved into unit in Maries County, MO
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Maries County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 35.4%Wood
  • 31.0%Electricity
  • 30.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.8%Utility gas
  • 0.5%No fuel used
  • 0.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.1%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 48.4%Electricity
  • 26.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 15.6%Wood
  • 7.2%Utility gas
  • 1.4%Other fuel
  • 0.8%No fuel used

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 230
Here:

28.4%
Missouri:

13.4%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 110
Here:

27.8%
Missouri:

11.6%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 29
Here:

11.3%
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

Maries County government finances - Expenditure in 2017:

  • Charges - Other: $238,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $1,857,000
    General - Other: $845,000
    Police Protection: $485,000
    Central Staff Services: $339,000
    Financial Administration: $331,000
    General Public Buildings: $252,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $211,000
    Correctional Institutions: $138,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $194,000
    Interest Earnings: $1,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $83,000
    General - Other: $21,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $969,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $568,000
    Other: $522,000
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,418,000
    Property: $1,029,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $7,000
    Other License: $3,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $3,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,719,000

Maries County government finances - Revenue in 2017:

  • Charges - Other: $238,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $1,857,000
    General - Other: $845,000
    Police Protection: $485,000
    Central Staff Services: $339,000
    Financial Administration: $331,000
    General Public Buildings: $252,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $211,000
    Correctional Institutions: $138,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $194,000
    Interest Earnings: $1,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $83,000
    General - Other: $21,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $969,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $568,000
    Other: $522,000
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,418,000
    Property: $1,029,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $7,000
    Other License: $3,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $3,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,719,000

Maries County government finances - Debt in 2017:

  • Charges - Other: $238,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $1,857,000
    General - Other: $845,000
    Police Protection: $485,000
    Central Staff Services: $339,000
    Financial Administration: $331,000
    General Public Buildings: $252,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $211,000
    Correctional Institutions: $138,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $194,000
    Interest Earnings: $1,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $83,000
    General - Other: $21,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $969,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $568,000
    Other: $522,000
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,418,000
    Property: $1,029,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $7,000
    Other License: $3,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $3,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,719,000

Maries County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017:

  • Charges - Other: $238,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $1,857,000
    General - Other: $845,000
    Police Protection: $485,000
    Central Staff Services: $339,000
    Financial Administration: $331,000
    General Public Buildings: $252,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $211,000
    Correctional Institutions: $138,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $194,000
    Interest Earnings: $1,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $83,000
    General - Other: $21,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $969,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $568,000
    Other: $522,000
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,418,000
    Property: $1,029,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $7,000
    Other License: $3,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $3,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,719,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 156
  • Number of aged recipients: 14
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 142
  • Number of recipients under 18: 23
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 100
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 33
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 71
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 61
Most common first names in Maries County, MO among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William6073.5 years
Mary4479.1 years
John3873.6 years
George3678.1 years
Charles3575.2 years
James3073.9 years
Joseph2679.5 years
Robert2670.5 years
Thomas2071.2 years
Frank2078.2 years
Most common last names in Maries County, MO among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Ridenhour4476.7 years
Elrod2479.1 years
Jones2378.6 years
Smith2270.2 years
Thompson2075.6 years
Shanks1880.4 years
Mckinney1780.2 years
Crider1575.8 years
Murphy1583.5 years
Picker1477.3 years

Businesses in Maries County, MO

  • Chevrolet: 1
  • Subway: 1
  • U-Haul: 1