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Osage County, Missouri (MO)

County population in 2014: 13,703 (all rural); it was 13,062 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 2,350
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 1,979
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 4,086
Renter-occupied apartments: 999 (it was 836 in 2000)
% of renters here:

17%
State:

31%

Land area: 606 sq. mi.

Water area: 7.3 sq. mi.

Population density: 23 people per square mile   (low).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Osage County: 77.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (36.0%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (15.1%), Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing (14.8%), Educational, health and social services (12.2%), Construction (11.6%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 27%
  • Government: 1%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 48%
  • Unpaid family work: 24%
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Races in Osage County, Missouri:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (98.4%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (0.6%)
Median resident age:  39.0 years
Missouri median age:  37.0 years
Males: 7,127  (52.0%)
Females: 6,576  (48.0%)
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Osage County,MO real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Osage County:

2.0 people
Missouri:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2013: $50,920 ($39,565 in 1999)

This county:

$50920
Missouri:

$46931

Median contract rent in 2013 for apartments: $389 (lower quartile is $276, upper quartile is $516)
This county:

$389
State:

$566


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $119,686 (it was $84,100 in 2000)
Osage:

$119,686
Missouri:

$133,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $77,494 - $171,931
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $918
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $299

Institutionalized population: 252

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 6
  • Burglaries: 49
  • Thefts: 66
  • Auto thefts: 11

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 12
  • Burglaries: 50
  • Thefts: 51
  • Auto thefts: 11
Osage County, MO map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 0 buildings
  • 2008: 0 buildings
  • 2009: 0 buildings
  • 2010: 0 buildings
  • 2011: 0 buildings
  • 2012: 0 buildings
  • 2013: 0 buildings
  • 2014: 0 buildings

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: $797 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $802 (0.7%)

Osage County household income distribution in 2009 Osage County home values distribution Osage County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 8.7%
(8.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 20.2% for Black residents, 61.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 26.8% for two or more races residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 9.0%
Osage County:

9.0%
Missouri:

15.9%
(8.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 19.5% for Black residents, 58.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 25.0% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2013: 39 years old
(Males: 38 years old, Females: 41 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 40 years old, Black residents: 13 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 16 years old, Other race residents: 36 years old)

Area name: Jefferson City, MO HUD Metro FMR Area
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Osage County is $392 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $504 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $700 a month.

Cities in this county include: Linn, Chamois, Freeburg, Westphalia, Meta, Argyle.

Osage 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: Chaffee County, Colorado , Washington County, Illinois , Trego County, Kansas , St. Louis city .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.5%
Missouri:

4.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 531
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 75.2%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 10.4%

Number of foreign born residents: 59 (64% naturalized citizens)

Osage County:

0.5%
Whole state:

2.7%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 5
  • 1990 to 1994: 4
  • 1985 to 1989: 21
  • 1980 to 1984: 2
  • 1975 to 1979: 2
  • 1970 to 1974: 2
  • 1970 to 1974: 5
  • 1965 to 1969: 18

Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.0 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 41.3%

Osage County marital status for males Osage County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 4,661
  • One, attached: 55
  • Two: 81
  • 3 or 4: 216
  • 5 to 9: 65
  • 10 to 19: 18
  • 20 or more: 26
  • Mobile homes: 725
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 57

Housing units in Osage County with a mortgage: 1,179 (65 second mortgage, 67 home equity loan, 10 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,159

Here:

0.0% with mortgage
State:

67.6% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Osage County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic7,29812
Evangelical Protestant1,91517
Mainline Protestant4395
Other2112
None4,015-
Osage 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: 4
Osage County:

2.99 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
This county:

1.50 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

0.60 / 10,000 pop.

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

8.23 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

4.34 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 15
This county:

11.23 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.37 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Osage County:

8.5%
Missouri:

8.8%

Adult obesity rate:
Osage County:

29.5%
State:

29.6%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

18.3%
State:

13.5%

Agriculture in Osage County:

Average size of farms: 258 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $43,308
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $61.02
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 0.37%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 90.89%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $43,587
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 25.05%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 2.40%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $61,465
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 90.65%
Average age of principal farm operators: 54 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 21.86
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 1.91%
Corn for grain: 7972 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 1105 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 10751 harvested acres
Vegetables: 11 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 9 acres

Earthquake activity:

Osage 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 215.2 miles away from Osage 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 155.5 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 172.5 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 216.1 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 213.1 miles away from Osage 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 224.1 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:

  • 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 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: 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 Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: May 5, 2007 to May 18, 2007, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1708): June 11, 2007, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1708, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • 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
  • 8 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Osage County (18) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 9, Winter Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 5, 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
  • Public administration (14%)
  • Health care and social assistance (13%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
  • Wholesale trade (3%)
  • Public administration (18%)
  • Health care and social assistance (17%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Wholesale trade (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (18%)
  • Management occupations (16%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (12%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (36%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (5%)

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

  • Germany (34%)
  • Korea (22%)
  • Guatemala (12%)
  • Canada (8%)
  • South Africa (7%)
  • Yugoslavia (3%)
  • Other Eastern Europe (3%)

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

  • German (65%)
  • United States or American (13%)
  • Irish (6%)
  • English (4%)
  • French (except Basque) (3%)
  • Italian (1%)
  • Scotch-Irish (1%)

Osage County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 4,388 (67%)
  • Carpooled: 1,575 (24%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 8 (0%)
  • Subway or elevated: 2 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 2 (0%)
  • Walked: 137 (2%)
  • Other means: 39 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 374 (6%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

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


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

  • 159 people in nursing homes
  • 39 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 4 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)

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

  • 136 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 128 people in college/university student housing
  • 70 people in state prisons
  • 46 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 21 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 4 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $45,894.

4.82% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($29,587 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.82%
Missouri average:

6.69%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
4.10% relocated from other counties in Missouri ($24,275 average AGI)
0.72% relocated from other states ($5,312 average AGI)
Osage County:

0.72%
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 Cole County, MO  1.23% ($30,413 average AGI)
from Maries County, MO  0.33% ($20,529)
from Boone County, MO  0.31% ($18,375)
from Gasconade County, MO  0.29% ($32,467)
from Phelps County, MO  0.23% ($28,000)
from Callaway County, MO  0.21% ($23,636)


4.97% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($28,580 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.97%
Missouri average:

6.91%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.11% relocated to other counties in Missouri ($24,129 average AGI)
0.86% relocated to other states ($4,451 average AGI)
Osage County:

0.86%
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 Cole County, MO  1.54% ($32,127 average AGI)
to Boone County, MO  0.33% ($27,706)
to Callaway County, MO  0.31% ($23,500)
to Gasconade County, MO  0.27% ($27,714)
to Maries County, MO  0.21% ($26,636)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.9
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 13.7

Births per 1000 population in Osage County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 9.7
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 9.5
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 9.2

Deaths per 1000 population in Osage County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 9.0
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 7.4

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Osage County

Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 15.3%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 9.2%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Osage County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19

Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Osage County


Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 2,104 (1,791 aged, 313 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 458 (13%)

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 Osage County, Missouri in 1999 - 2014:

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (181)
  • Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease, so described (121)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (109)
  • Cardiovascular disease, unspecified (108)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (96)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (82)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (63)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (53)
  • Pneumonitis due to food and vomit (51)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (43)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 7%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 6%

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1446.050
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 934.370

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 16.1
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 37.08

Household type by relationship:

Households: 13,473
  • In family households: 11,546 (3,035 male householders, 670 female householders)
    3,117 spouses, 4,176 children (3,931 natural, 90 adopted, 155 stepchildren), 136 grandchildren, 64 brothers or sisters, 54 parents, 56 other relatives, 214 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,927 (908 male householders (751 living alone)), 715 female householders (635 living alone)), 304 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 405 (252 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 1,653 2-persons, 742 3-persons, 791 4-persons, 352 5-persons, 109 6-persons, 58 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,386 1-person, 196 2-persons, 22 3-persons, 15 4-persons, 3 5-persons, 1 7-or-more-persons.

2,764 married couples with children.
495 single-parent households (181 men, 314 women).

97.0% of residents of Osage County speak English at home.
0.8% of residents speak Spanish at home (73% speak English very well, 9% speak English well, 18% speak English not well).
2.1% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (76% speak English very well, 18% speak English well, 5% speak English not well).
0.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (31% speak English very well, 31% speak English well, 23% speak English not well, 15% don't speak English at all).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $56,868,000 ($4268 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $1,017,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $25,314,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $16,801,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $811,000
Federal grants: $11,236,000
Federal procurement contracts: $566,000 ($53,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $2,140,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $421,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $1,802,000
Federal Government insurance: $13,642,000

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

Births: 964
Here:

71 per 1000 residents
State:

69 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 669
Here:

50 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: +146
Here:

+11 per 1000 residents
State:

+5 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Osage County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 0.64 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:

4.3
State:

4.2

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 213
  • 2000 to 2004: 895
  • 1990 to 1999: 996
  • 1980 to 1989: 790
  • 1970 to 1979: 994
  • 1960 to 1969: 817
  • 1950 to 1959: 566
  • 1940 to 1949: 178
  • 1939 or earlier: 1,183
Rooms in houses/apartments in Osage County, Missouri
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 10
  • 2 rooms: 26
  • 3 rooms: 105
  • 4 rooms: 348
  • 5 rooms: 1,228
  • 6 rooms: 953
  • 7 rooms: 702
  • 8 rooms: 364
  • 9+ rooms: 350
  • 1 room: 31
  • 2 rooms: 46
  • 3 rooms: 179
  • 4 rooms: 200
  • 5 rooms: 191
  • 6 rooms: 103
  • 7 rooms: 53
  • 8 rooms: 12
  • 9+ rooms: 21
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Osage County, Missouri
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 12
  • 1 bedroom: 125
  • 2 bedrooms: 760
  • 3 bedrooms: 2,394
  • 4 bedrooms: 663
  • 5+ bedrooms: 132
  • no bedroom: 33
  • 1 bedroom: 234
  • 2 bedrooms: 307
  • 3 bedrooms: 209
  • 4 bedrooms: 37
  • 5+ bedrooms: 16
Cars and other vehicles available in Osage County, Missouri in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 160
  • 1 vehicle: 704
  • 2 vehicles: 1,636
  • 3 vehicles: 1,069
  • 4 vehicles: 406
  • 5+ vehicles: 111
  • no vehicle: 147
  • 1 vehicle: 358
  • 2 vehicles: 231
  • 3 vehicles: 76
  • 4 vehicles: 17
  • 5+ vehicles: 7

68% of Osage County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 52% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 78% lived in Missouri.

Osage County:

68.2%
State average:

54.3%

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

  • This state: 11442
  • Northeast: 154
  • Midwest: 681
  • South: 457
  • West: 201

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $23,100


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 4%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 5%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Osage County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (53.6%)
  • Wood (20.8%)
  • Electricity (20.6%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (3.3%)
  • No fuel used (0.8%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (47.4%)
  • Electricity (39.6%)
  • Wood (9.2%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1.9%)
  • Utility gas (1.1%)
  • No fuel used (0.8%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 599
Here:

36.5%
Missouri:

13.7%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 42
Here:

4.9%
Missouri:

11.6%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 33
Here:

6.5%
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)

Osage County government finances - Expenditure in 2002:

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $872,000
    Police Protection: $394,000
    Financial Administration: $267,000
    Central Staff Services: $143,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $138,000
    General - Other: $77,000
    General Public Buildings: $56,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $44,000
    Corrections - Other: $28,000
    Welfare - Other: $14,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Health: $30,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $24,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $148,000
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $975,000

Osage County government finances - Revenue in 2002:

  • Charges - All Other: $129,000
  • Miscellaneous - Property Sale Other: $30,000
    General Revenue, NEC: $12,000
    Interest Earnings: $10,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $686,000
    General Support: $105,000
    All Other: $76,000
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $767,000
    Property: $483,000
    NEC: $12,000

Osage County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002:

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $300,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 118
  • Number of aged recipients: 14
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 104
  • Number of recipients under 18: 11
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 80
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 27
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 54
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 47
Osage County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons

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

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Most common first names in Osage County, MO among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John8775.2 years
Mary7983.7 years
Joseph6678.5 years
William5577.5 years
Henry5480.6 years
Anna4885.1 years
Elizabeth3982.5 years
Frank3881.0 years
Charles3574.3 years
George3478.7 years
Most common last names in Osage County, MO among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Brandt3174.2 years
Voss2680.9 years
Bock2480.6 years
Wilson1974.3 years
Wolfe1980.9 years
Schaefer1979.5 years
Helmig1875.5 years
Nilges1879.6 years
Meyer1772.2 years
Falter1781.0 years
Businesses in Osage County, MO
NameCountNameCount
Chevrolet1Nike1
H&R Block1Subway1
McDonald's1