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Miller County, Missouri (MO)

County population in 2014: 25,141 (20% urban, 80% rural); it was 23,564 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 4,503
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 2,838
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 6,961
Renter-occupied apartments: 2,576 (it was 2,323 in 2000)
% of renters here:

25%
State:

31%

Land area: 592 sq. mi.

Water area: 7.7 sq. mi.

Population density: 42 people per square mile   (average).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Miller County: 79.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (31.0%), Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (16.4%), Construction (14.2%), Educational, health and social services (11.8%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 40%
  • Government: 3%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 54%
  • Unpaid family work: 2%
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Races in Miller County, Missouri:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (96.0%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (1.4%)
  • Two or more races (1.3%)
  • American Indian and Alaska Native alone (0.5%)
Median resident age:  40.0 years
Missouri median age:  37.0 years
Males: 12,509  (49.8%)
Females: 12,632  (50.2%)
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Average household size:
Miller County:

2.0 people
Missouri:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2013: $38,089 ($30,977 in 1999)

This county:

$38089
Missouri:

$46931

Median contract rent in 2013 for apartments: $428 (lower quartile is $303, upper quartile is $551)
This county:

$428
State:

$566


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $108,893 (it was $70,000 in 2000)
Miller:

$108,893
Missouri:

$133,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $54,856 - $192,721

Mean price in 2013:

Detached houses: $156,819
Here:

$156,819
State:

$173,356

Townhouses or other attached units: $140,525
Here:

$140,525
State:

$164,597

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $127,914
Here:

$127,914
State:

$162,570

Mobile homes: $40,236
Here:

$40,236
State:

$50,605
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $900
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $294

Institutionalized population: 261

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 8
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 52
  • Burglaries: 50
  • Thefts: 87
  • Auto thefts: 26

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 3
  • Robberies: 3
  • Assaults: 48
  • Burglaries: 72
  • Thefts: 103
  • Auto thefts: 21
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 8 buildings, average cost: $177,700
  • 2008: 5 buildings, average cost: $162,000
  • 2009: 7 buildings, average cost: $211,400
  • 2010: 10 buildings, average cost: $231,300
  • 2011: 10 buildings, average cost: $246,100
  • 2012: 22 buildings, average cost: $181,200
  • 2013: 9 buildings, average cost: $235,900
  • 2014: 13 buildings, average cost: $221,800

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $801 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $807 (0.8%)

Miller County household income distribution in 2009 Miller County home values distribution Miller County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 20.7%
(19.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 56.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 7.6% for American Indian residents, 70.5% for other race residents, 44.4% for two or more races residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 20.6%
Miller County:

20.6%
Missouri:

15.9%
(19.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 54.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 9.1% for American Indian residents, 75.0% for other race residents, 41.7% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2013: 40 years old
(Males: 39 years old, Females: 41 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 40 years old, Black residents: 30 years old, American Indian residents: 60 years old, Asian residents: 17 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 32 years old, Other race residents: 20 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Miller County is $388 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $464 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $619 a month.

Cities in this county include: Eldon, Lake Ozark, Iberia, St. Elizabeth, Tuscumbia, Olean, Brumley, Bagnell, Lakeside.

Miller 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: Crawford County, Indiana , Gibson County, Indiana , Elliott County, Kentucky , Morgan County , Vanderburgh County, Indiana , Manassas Park city, Virginia .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.8%
Missouri:

4.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 659
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 73.9%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 11.4%

Number of foreign born residents: 162 (65% naturalized citizens)

Miller County:

0.7%
Whole state:

2.7%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 21
  • 1990 to 1994: 5
  • 1985 to 1989: 14
  • 1980 to 1984: 10
  • 1975 to 1979: 19
  • 1970 to 1974: 12
  • 1970 to 1974: 12
  • 1965 to 1969: 69

Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.0 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 57.4%

Miller County marital status for males Miller County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 7,750
  • One, attached: 168
  • Two: 151
  • 3 or 4: 481
  • 5 to 9: 335
  • 10 to 19: 307
  • 20 or more: 67
  • Mobile homes: 1,986
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 18

Housing units in Miller County with a mortgage: 2,110 (242 second mortgage, 96 home equity loan, 7 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,455

Here:

0.0% with mortgage
State:

67.6% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Miller County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant8,90645
Catholic4,1925
Mainline Protestant8615
Other31
None10,786-
Miller 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: 7
Miller County:

2.81 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.


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

0.40 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

0.60 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 24
Miller County:

9.65 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

4.34 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 25
This county:

10.05 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.37 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Miller County:

8.9%
Missouri:

8.8%

Adult obesity rate:
Miller County:

28.7%
State:

29.6%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

13.8%
State:

13.5%

Agriculture in Miller County:

Average size of farms: 241 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $64,756
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $48.77
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 0.09%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 96.07%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $55,738
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 21.65%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 2.22%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $29,583
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 93.88%
Average age of principal farm operators: 54 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 19.91
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 0.56%
Corn for grain: 1571 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 628 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 2339 harvested acres
Vegetables: 4 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 54 acres

Earthquake activity:

Miller 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 249.7 miles away from Miller 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 177.4 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 186.4 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 215.8 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 251.9 miles away from Miller 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 256.4 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:

  • 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 and Snowstorm, Incident Period: January 31, 2011 to February 5, 2011, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1961): March 23, 2011, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1961, Natural disaster type: Snowstorm, Winter Storm
  • MissouriSevere Storms, Tornadoes, and Flooding, Incident Period: May 8, 2009 to May 16, 2009, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1847): June 19, 2009, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1847, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • 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, Flooding, and a Tornado, Incident Period: September 11, 2008 to September 24, 2008, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1809): November 13, 2008, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1809, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • MissouriSevere Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: June 1, 2008 to August 13, 2008, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1773): June 25, 2008, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1773, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • 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, Incident Period: December 6, 2007 to December 15, 2007, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1736): December 27, 2007, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1736, 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
  • 10 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Miller County (20) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 10, Winter Storms: 7, Tornadoes: 6, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 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 (22%)
  • Retail trade (20%)
  • Accommodation and food services (16%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (21%)
  • Retail trade (19%)
  • Accommodation and food services (15%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (15%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (10%)
  • Production occupations (10%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (20%)
  • Sales and related occupations (15%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)

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

  • Germany (38%)
  • China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (18%)
  • Mexico (9%)
  • Canada (7%)
  • Philippines (7%)
  • Peru (5%)
  • Austria (4%)

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

  • German (29%)
  • United States or American (25%)
  • English (12%)
  • Irish (8%)
  • French (except Basque) (3%)
  • Dutch (2%)
  • Scotch-Irish (2%)

Miller County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 8,030 (75%)
  • Carpooled: 1,854 (17%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 12 (0%)
  • Taxi: 8 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 8 (0%)
  • Walked: 213 (2%)
  • Other means: 92 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 510 (5%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

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


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

  • 151 people in nursing homes
  • 84 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 77 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 46 people in state prisons
  • 21 people in homes for abused, dependent, and neglected children
  • 17 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse

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

  • 199 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 62 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 9 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $37,395.

6.89% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($28,918 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.89%
Missouri average:

6.69%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
5.49% relocated from other counties in Missouri ($23,054 average AGI)
1.40% relocated from other states ($5,863 average AGI)
Miller County:

1.40%
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 Camden County, MO  1.69% ($30,643 average AGI)
from Cole County, MO  0.74% ($40,131)
from Morgan County, MO  0.71% ($18,441)
from Pulaski County, MO  0.29% ($37,792)
from Callaway County, MO  0.17% ($22,071)
from Moniteau County, MO  0.17% ($24,500)
from Boone County, MO  0.16% ($23,308)


6.94% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($24,974 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.94%
Missouri average:

6.91%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
5.22% relocated to other counties in Missouri ($19,640 average AGI)
1.71% relocated to other states ($5,336 average AGI)
Miller County:

1.71%
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 Camden County, MO  1.62% ($27,724 average AGI)
to Cole County, MO  0.80% ($29,136)
to Morgan County, MO  0.66% ($25,309)
to St. Louis County, MO  0.21% ($28,000)
to Boone County, MO  0.19% ($32,500)
to Callaway County, MO  0.13% ($19,000)
to Greene County, MO  0.13% ($20,364)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 13.9
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 13.2

Births per 1000 population in Miller County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.1
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.2
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 10.9

Deaths per 1000 population in Miller County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 5.3
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 5.8

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Miller County

Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 18.4%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 8.7%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Miller County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19

Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Miller County


Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 4,104 (3,274 aged, 830 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 731 (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 Miller County, Missouri in 1999 - 2014:

  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (336)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (288)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (275)
  • Cardiac arrhythmia, unspecified (238)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (215)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (134)
  • Congestive heart failure (107)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (89)
  • Essential (primary) hypertension (79)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (75)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 15%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 13%

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1298.960
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1048.070
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 4.05

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 26.76
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 97.12

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 16.19

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 159.4. This is more than state average.

Household type by relationship:

Households: 24,477
  • In family households: 20,643 (5,097 male householders, 1,626 female householders)
    5,181 spouses, 6,902 children (6,239 natural, 180 adopted, 483 stepchildren), 554 grandchildren, 130 brothers or sisters, 146 parents, 185 other relatives, 708 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 3,834 (1,620 male householders (1,292 living alone)), 1,574 female householders (1,377 living alone)), 640 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 271 (261 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 3,112 2-persons, 1,465 3-persons, 1,226 4-persons, 581 5-persons, 226 6-persons, 113 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 2,669 1-person, 449 2-persons, 49 3-persons, 17 4-persons, 8 5-persons, 2 6-persons.

4,351 married couples with children.
1,282 single-parent households (397 men, 885 women).

97.6% of residents of Miller County speak English at home.
1.1% of residents speak Spanish at home (52% speak English very well, 35% speak English well, 11% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
1.0% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (60% speak English very well, 12% speak English well, 26% speak English not well, 2% don't speak English at all).
0.3% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (59% speak English very well, 4% speak English well, 37% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $134,682,000 ($5470 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $4,068,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $68,508,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $35,188,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $188,000
Federal grants: $26,695,000
Federal procurement contracts: $869,000 ($107,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $3,234,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $947,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $3,832,000
Federal Government insurance: $2,161,000

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

Births: 1,610
Here:

65 per 1000 residents
State:

69 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 1,397
Here:

57 per 1000 residents
State:

49 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +14
Here:

+1 per 1000 residents
State:

+7 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +944
Here:

+38 per 1000 residents
State:

+5 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Miller County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 1.00 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.8
State:

6.0

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.4
State:

4.2

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 180
  • 2000 to 2004: 2,070
  • 1990 to 1999: 2,058
  • 1980 to 1989: 2,484
  • 1970 to 1979: 2,582
  • 1960 to 1969: 1,085
  • 1950 to 1959: 492
  • 1940 to 1949: 355
  • 1939 or earlier: 1,443
Rooms in houses/apartments in Miller County, Missouri
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 9
  • 2 rooms: 54
  • 3 rooms: 180
  • 4 rooms: 871
  • 5 rooms: 1,957
  • 6 rooms: 1,570
  • 7 rooms: 1,106
  • 8 rooms: 641
  • 9+ rooms: 573
  • 1 room: 2
  • 2 rooms: 96
  • 3 rooms: 456
  • 4 rooms: 669
  • 5 rooms: 578
  • 6 rooms: 325
  • 7 rooms: 125
  • 8 rooms: 42
  • 9+ rooms: 30
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Miller County, Missouri
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 22
  • 1 bedroom: 188
  • 2 bedrooms: 1,730
  • 3 bedrooms: 3,808
  • 4 bedrooms: 999
  • 5+ bedrooms: 214
  • no bedroom: 6
  • 1 bedroom: 561
  • 2 bedrooms: 990
  • 3 bedrooms: 663
  • 4 bedrooms: 92
  • 5+ bedrooms: 11
Cars and other vehicles available in Miller County, Missouri in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 287
  • 1 vehicle: 1,762
  • 2 vehicles: 3,063
  • 3 vehicles: 1,263
  • 4 vehicles: 416
  • 5+ vehicles: 170
  • no vehicle: 308
  • 1 vehicle: 1,157
  • 2 vehicles: 676
  • 3 vehicles: 152
  • 4 vehicles: 28
  • 5+ vehicles: 2

57% of Miller County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 50% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 75% lived in Missouri.

Miller County:

56.8%
State average:

54.3%

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

  • This state: 17481
  • Northeast: 268
  • Midwest: 3054
  • South: 1262
  • West: 1164

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $62,200


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 1%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Miller County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Electricity (39.2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (32.1%)
  • Wood (14.8%)
  • Utility gas (12.9%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (0.7%)
  • Electricity (53.9%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (24.2%)
  • Utility gas (15.0%)
  • Wood (6.4%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 125
Here:

4.4%
Missouri:

13.7%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 63
Here:

4.4%
Missouri:

11.6%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 137
Here:

23.3%
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)

Miller County government finances - Expenditure in 2006:

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $128,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $1,397,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,207,000
    Police Protection: $707,000
    Financial Administration: $447,000
    Central Staff Services: $364,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $255,000
    General Public Buildings: $145,000
    General - Other: $144,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $34,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $30,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $151,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Correctional Institutions: $13,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $211,000
    Police Protection: $43,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,678,000

Miller County government finances - Revenue in 2006:

  • Charges - All Other: $992,000
    Parks and Recreation: $20,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Highways: $542,000
    All Other: $313,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $14,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $40,000
    General Revenue, NEC: $32,000
    Rents: $5,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $859,000
    All Other: $401,000
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $4,028,000
    Property: $717,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $489,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $100,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $25,000

Miller County government finances - Debt in 2006:

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $7,330,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,830,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $500,000

Miller County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006:

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,380,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $25,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 523
  • Number of aged recipients: 40
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 483
  • Number of recipients under 18: 80
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 353
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 90
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 231
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 219
Miller County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Miller County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Most common first names in Miller County, MO among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John17874.6 years
William17376.7 years
James16472.7 years
Mary12080.3 years
Robert10970.8 years
Charles8173.7 years
George7576.0 years
Ruth5879.0 years
Helen5080.0 years
Fred5077.8 years
Most common last names in Miller County, MO among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Wilson5977.7 years
Williams4872.5 years
Jones4479.3 years
Smith4376.2 years
Wood4374.7 years
Brown4175.7 years
Martin3777.8 years
Clark3674.2 years
Bax3577.8 years
Johnson3379.3 years
Businesses in Miller County, MO
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1McDonald's2
Baymont Inn1Pizza Hut2
Curves1RadioShack1
Dennys1SONIC Drive-In1
FedEx4Starbucks1
H&R Block1Subway1
KFC1Taco Bell1
Kroger1U-Haul2
La-Z-Boy1U.S. Cellular1
Lane Furniture2UPS5
Marshalls1Walmart1