Buckner, Missouri

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Population in 2019: 3,022 (98% urban, 2% rural).
Population change since 2000: +10.9%
 
Males: 1,495  (49.5%)
Females: 1,527  (50.5%)
Median resident age:

36.4 years
Missouri median age:

38.9 years

Zip codes: 64016.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $55,600 (it was $40,577 in 2000)
Buckner:

$55,600
MO:

$57,409

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $27,107 (it was $16,748 in 2000)

Buckner city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $110,793 (it was $71,500 in 2000)
Buckner:

$110,793
MO:

$168,000

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $126,568; detached houses: $131,280; mobile homes: $22,331

Median gross rent in 2019: $883.

March 2019 cost of living index in Buckner: 85.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 13.4%
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  • Races in Buckner, MO (2019)
    • 2,90394.4%White alone
    • 762.5%Hispanic
    • 401.3%Asian alone
    • 301.0%Two or more races
    • 50.2%Black alone
    • 60.2%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

Races in Buckner detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Missouri and other state lists, there were 6 registered sex offenders living in Buckner, Missouri as of September 30, 2022.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Buckner is 520 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.


Crime rates in Buckner by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(35.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(64.8)
4
(129.4)
2
(65.1)
3
(97.7)
0
(0.0)
1
(32.6)
4
(131.1)
1
(32.8)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(36.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(34.5)
3
(97.2)
1
(32.3)
1
(32.6)
1
(32.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(32.8)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
12
(437.3)
6
(219.1)
4
(143.3)
6
(214.6)
9
(310.3)
7
(226.8)
2
(64.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
4
(130.3)
7
(228.4)
0
(0.0)
2
(65.5)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
21
(765.3)
21
(767.0)
11
(394.0)
19
(679.5)
24
(827.6)
18
(583.1)
21
(679.2)
15
(488.6)
11
(358.2)
21
(684.0)
19
(619.9)
14
(458.7)
25
(818.9)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
102
(3,717)
77
(2,812)
119
(4,262)
70
(2,504)
42
(1,448)
54
(1,749)
39
(1,261)
32
(1,042)
39
(1,270)
41
(1,336)
33
(1,077)
76
(2,490)
40
(1,310)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
12
(437.3)
5
(182.6)
4
(143.3)
2
(71.5)
5
(172.4)
7
(226.8)
5
(161.7)
4
(130.3)
3
(97.7)
5
(162.9)
4
(130.5)
4
(131.1)
2
(65.5)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1
(36.4)
0
(0.0)
1
(35.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(32.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index324.7235.6266.8196.4202.1255.3237.1148.2171.6140.4168.7256.9154.3

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Buckner, MO

Crime rate in Buckner detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 8 (7 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.31
Missouri average:

2.37
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Ancestries: German (18.9%), Irish (13.9%), American (11.0%), English (8.4%), Dutch (8.1%), Norwegian (4.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1930

Elevation: 752 feet

Land area: 1.71 square miles.

Population density: 1,769 people per square mile   (low).

Buckner, Missouri map

74 residents are foreign born (0.7% Latin America).

This city:

2.4%
Missouri:

4.2%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,685 (1.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,780 (1.5%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Independence, MO (11.8 miles , pop. 113,288).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Kansas City, MO (19.6 miles , pop. 441,545).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (390.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Sibley, MO (1.8 miles ),
Levasy, MO (1.9 miles),
Orrick, MO (2.6 miles ),
Napoleon, MO (2.6 miles ),
Grain Valley, MO (3.0 miles ),
Fleming, MO (3.0 miles),
Missouri City, MO (3.0 miles ),
Blue Springs, MO (3.0 miles )

Latitude: 39.13 N, Longitude: 94.20 W

Area code: 816

Distribution of median household income in Buckner, MO in 2019
Distribution of house value in Buckner, MO in 2019

Property values in Buckner, MO

Buckner satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 7 buildings, average cost: $104,800
  • 1998: 6 buildings, average cost: $79,200
  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $110,000
  • 2000: 2 buildings, average cost: $136,500
  • 2001: 19 buildings, average cost: $89,300
  • 2002: 9 buildings, average cost: $100,100
  • 2003: 17 buildings, average cost: $110,100
  • 2004: 22 buildings, average cost: $115,600
  • 2005: 18 buildings, average cost: $115,400
  • 2006: 36 buildings, average cost: $99,400
  • 2007: 9 buildings, average cost: $96,500
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $94,000
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $95,000
  • 2014: 2 buildings, average cost: $140,000
  • 2018: 1 building, cost: $169,000
  • 2019: 3 buildings, average cost: $171,500
Number of permits per 10,000 Buckner, MO residents
Average permit cost in Buckner, MO
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

4.8%
Missouri:

3.9%
Historical population in Buckner, MO
Historical housing units in Buckner, MO
Most common industries in Buckner, MO (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (12.3%)
  • Educational services (7.9%)
  • Health care (7.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.7%)
  • Transportation equipment (4.4%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (3.3%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (20.1%)
  • Educational services (5.9%)
  • Transportation equipment (5.8%)
  • Metal & metal products (4.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.7%)
  • Truck transportation (4.4%)
  • Utilities (3.8%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (13.3%)
  • Educational services (10.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.2%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.0%)
  • Social assistance (4.1%)
  • Public administration (4.0%)
Most common occupations in Buckner, MO (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.1%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.2%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.2%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (3.2%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (2.9%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (9.2%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.2%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.8%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (5.5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.2%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.3%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (9.2%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.9%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.0%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (3.8%)
  • Cashiers (3.6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.6%)

Average climate in Buckner, Missouri

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Buckner, Missouri environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 88.6. This is about average.

City:

88.6
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.263. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.263
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 10.7. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 12.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.7
U.S.:

5.6
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.766. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 12.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.766
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 28.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.8
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 22.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

22.7
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 7.31. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.31
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Buckner-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Missouri state average. It is 85% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/20/1957, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 15.2 miles away from the Buckner city center killed 44 people and injured 207 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/4/1977, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 7.9 miles away from the city center injured 5 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Buckner-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Missouri state average. It is 474% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/3/2016 at 12:02:44, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.5 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 239.6 miles away from the city center
On 11/6/2011 at 03:53:10, a magnitude 5.7 (5.7 MW, Depth: 3.2 mi) earthquake occurred 286.4 miles away from the city center
On 11/12/2014 at 21:40:00, a magnitude 4.9 (4.9 MW, Depth: 2.5 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 226.3 miles away from Buckner center
On 11/7/2016 at 01:44:24, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MW, Depth: 2.8 mi) earthquake occurred 260.1 miles away from Buckner center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW) earthquake occurred 343.5 miles away from Buckner 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 287.8 miles away from Buckner center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Jackson County (24) is greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 17
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 18, Storms: 15, Tornadoes: 8, Winter Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Buckner topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Buckner:

  • SHANGRI-LA REHAB AND LIVING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; BLUE SPRINGS, MO)
  • ST MARYS MANOR (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; BLUE SPRINGS, MO)
  • CARONDELET HOSPICE (Hospital, about 9 miles away; BLUE SPRINGS, MO)
  • ST MARY'S MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 9 miles away; BLUE SPRINGS, MO)
  • BLUE SPRINGS DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 9 miles away; BLUE SPRINGS, MO)
  • REHABILITATION CENTER OF INDEPENDENCE, THE (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; INDEPENDENCE, MO)
  • CENTERPOINT MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 11 miles away; INDEPENDENCE, MO)

Amtrak stations near Buckner:

  • 13 miles: INDEPENDENCE (600 S. GRAND AVE.) . Services: free short-term parking, call for taxi service.
  • 19 miles: LEE'S SUMMIT (220 S. MAIN ST.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Buckner:

  • Rockhurst University (about 22 miles; Kansas City, MO; Full-time enrollment: 2,013)
  • University of Missouri-Kansas City (about 22 miles; Kansas City, MO; FT enrollment: 10,544)
  • Metropolitan Community College-Kansas City (about 22 miles; Kansas City, MO; FT enrollment: 12,834)
  • Park University (about 26 miles; Parkville, MO; FT enrollment: 9,131)
  • Grantham University (about 27 miles; Kansas City, MO; FT enrollment: 8,385)
  • Wright Career College (about 29 miles; Overland Park, KS; FT enrollment: 3,107)
  • Kansas City Kansas Community College (about 30 miles; Kansas City, KS; FT enrollment: 4,718)

Public elementary/middle school in Buckner:

  • BUCKNER ELEM. (Location: 013 S SIBLEY RD, Grades: KG-4)

Points of interest:

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Jackson County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Buckner and their reported violations in the past:

BUCKNER (Population served: 3,027, Purch groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Lead Consumer Notice - In APR-01-2011, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUN-22-2011)
Average household size:
This city:

2.7 people
Missouri:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

70.8%
Whole state:

65.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

7.9%
Whole state:

6.7%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

Banks with branches in Buckner (2011 data):

  • Metcalf Bank: Buckner Branch at 100 South Hudson, branch established on 1928/02/29. Info updated 2010/10/05: Bank assets: $1,124.6 mil, Deposits: $891.8 mil, headquarters in Lees Summit, MO, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 26 total offices, Holding Company: Central Bancompany

For population 15 years and over in Buckner:

Marital status in Buckner, MO
  • Never married: 20.3%
  • Now married: 57.8%
  • Separated: 3.3%
  • Widowed: 7.4%
  • Divorced: 11.3%

For population 25 years and over in Buckner:

  • High school or higher: 85.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.4%
  • Unemployed: 3.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.0 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.1
Missouri average:

10.9

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Buckner
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Buckner, MO (based on Jackson County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant154,390404
Catholic69,44152
Mainline Protestant61,299159
Other34,880110
Black Protestant34,72284
Orthodox1,2353
None318,191-
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. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 109
Jackson County:

1.64 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 10
This county:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 40
Here:

0.60 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

0.60 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 185
This county:

2.78 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

4.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 460
This county:

6.91 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

7.37 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Jackson County:

9.1%
State:

8.8%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

30.8%
Missouri:

29.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Jackson County:

14.0%
State:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

50.4%
Missouri:

50.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

47.4%
Missouri:

48.6%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.6
Missouri:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Buckner:

20.5%
Missouri:

20.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Buckner:

11.0%
Missouri:

10.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
Missouri:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

32.9%
Missouri:

34.3%

General health condition:
Here:

58.2%
State:

57.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Buckner:

78.9%
Missouri:

79.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Buckner, MO Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 9$30,807$41,0761$1,360
Water Supply 3$9,922$39,6880$0
Other Government Administration 1$5,536$66,4321$69
Judicial and Legal 1$2,577$30,9241$897
Sewerage 1$4,139$49,6680$0
Totals for Government 15$52,981$42,3853$2,325

Buckner government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $498,000 ($164.79)
    Water Utilities: $355,000 ($117.47)
    Sewerage: $223,000 ($73.79)
    General - Other: $78,000 ($25.81)
    Central Staff Services: $72,000 ($23.83)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $68,000 ($22.50)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $1,000 ($0.33)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $74,000 ($24.49)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $78,000 ($25.81)

Buckner government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $215,000 ($71.14)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $182,000 ($60.23)
    General Revenue - Other: $38,000 ($12.57)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $440,000 ($145.60)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $121,000 ($40.04)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $304,000 ($100.60)
    Other License: $239,000 ($79.09)
    Property: $160,000 ($52.95)
    Other Selective Sales: $54,000 ($17.87)
    Public Utilities Sales: $9,000 ($2.98)
    Tobacco Products Sales: $9,000 ($2.98)
    Motor Vehicle License: $9,000 ($2.98)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $7,000 ($2.32)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $4,000 ($1.32)

Buckner government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,861,000 ($615.82)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,769,000 ($585.37)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $92,000 ($30.44)

Buckner government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $370,000 ($122.44)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $172,000 ($56.92)

6.96% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($48,411 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.96%
Missouri average:

7.04%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($284 average AGI)
Jackson County:

0.03%
Missouri average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Johnson County, KS  1.15% ($58,976 average AGI)
from Clay County, MO  0.68% ($43,300)
from Cass County, MO  0.40% ($42,924)


6.58% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($53,303 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.58%
Missouri average:

7.16%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($435 average AGI)
Jackson County:

0.04%
Missouri average:

0.05%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Johnson County, KS  1.17% ($71,814 average AGI)
to Clay County, MO  0.81% ($44,314)
to Cass County, MO  0.47% ($56,433)

Businesses in Buckner, MO

  • Ford: 1
  • SONIC Drive-In: 1
  • Subway: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Buckner:

  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KKHK (1250 AM; 25 kW; KANSAS CITY, KS)
  • KCTE (1510 AM; daytime; 10 kW; INDEPENDENCE, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KCMO (710 AM; 10 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA KANSAS CITY PARTNERSHIP)
  • KCCV (760 AM; daytime; 6 kW; OVERLAND PARK, KS; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KCWJ (1030 AM; 1 kW; BLUE SPRINGS, MO; Owner: CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING ASSOCIATES, LP)
  • KPHN (1190 AM; 5 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KCSP (610 AM; 5 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KXTR (1660 AM; 10 kW; KANSAS CITY, KS; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KMBZ (980 AM; 5 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KGGN (890 AM; daytime; 1 kW; GLADSTONE, MO; Owner: MORTENSON BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KEXS (1090 AM; daytime; 1 kW; EXCELSIOR SPRINGS, MO; Owner: JEFFCO TELEVISION CORP.)
  • KCNW (1380 AM; 3 kW; FAIRWAY, KS; Owner: KANSAS CITY RADIO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Buckner:

  • KSRC (102.1 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KMJK (107.3 FM; LEXINGTON, MO; Owner: ALLUR-KANSAS CITY, INC.)
  • WDAF-FM (106.5 FM; LIBERTY, MO; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KUDL (98.1 FM; KANSAS CITY, KS; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KBEQ-FM (104.3 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KQRC-FM (98.9 FM; LEAVENWORTH, KS; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KRBZ (96.5 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KYYS (99.7 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KMXV (93.3 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KCUR-FM (89.3 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: CURATORS OF UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI)
  • KPRS (103.3 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: CARTER BROADCAST GROUP, INC.)
  • KZPL (97.3 FM; LEE'S SUMMIT, MO; Owner: UNION FIRST BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KCMO-FM (94.9 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA KANSAS CITY PARTNERSHIP)
  • KLJC (88.5 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: CALVARY BIBLE COLLEGE)
  • KKFI (90.1 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: MID-COAST RADIO PROJECT, INC.)
  • KAYX (92.5 FM; RICHMOND, MO; Owner: BOTT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KFKF-FM (94.1 FM; KANSAS CITY, KS; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KCFX (101.1 FM; HARRISONVILLE, MO; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA KANSAS CITY PARTNERSHIP)
  • KTBG (90.9 FM; WARRENSBURG, MO; Owner: CENTRAL MISSOURI STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KWJC (91.9 FM; LIBERTY, MO; Owner: WILLIAM JEWELL COLLEGE)

TV broadcast stations around Buckner:

  • KMBC-TV (Channel 9; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: KMBC HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KCPT (Channel 19; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: PUBLIC TELEVISION 19, INC.)
  • KSMO-TV (Channel 62; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: KSMO LICENSEE, INC.)
  • KCWE (Channel 29; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: KCWE-TV, INC.)
  • KPXE (Channel 50; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: PAXSON KANSAS CITY LICENSE, INC.)
  • KCTV (Channel 5; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • K48FS (Channel 48; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • KMCI (Channel 38; LAWRENCE, KS; Owner: SCRIPPS HOWARD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KSHB-TV (Channel 41; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: SCRIPPS HOWARD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • K35CT (Channel 35; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WDAF-TV (Channel 4; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: WDAF LICENSE, INC.)
  • K26CR (Channel 26; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KTAJ (Channel 16; ST. JOSEPH, MO; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
Buckner fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2019

Buckner fatal accident list:

Dec 22, 1985 10:10 AM, Village Ln, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 11Number of bridges
  • 89ft / 27.4mTotal length
  • $2,425,000Total costs
  • 27,337Total average daily traffic
  • 3,197Total average daily truck traffic
  • 37,188Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic
New bridges in Buckner, MO - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 41930-1939
  • 11960-1969
  • 41970-1979
  • 12000-2009
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Buckner, MO

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Buckner)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • 004 Monroe Street (Lat: 39.138306 Lon: -94.198972), Type: Bant, Structure height: 6.1 m, Overall height: 9.1 m, Call Sign: WPQI860,
    Assigned Frequencies: 158.850 MHz, 155.790 MHz, Grant Date: 08/27/2015, Expiration Date: 08/02/2025, Certifier: Don Hibdon, Registrant: Commenco, Inc., 4901 Bristol Avenue, Kansas City, MO 64129, Phone: (816) 753-2166, Fax: (816) 753-3688, Email:
  • Tri Co Pwsd 16 Vault On Burnley Rd Sw (Lat: 39.117222 Lon: -94.218278), Type: Upole, Structure height: 9 m, Call Sign: WPMJ221,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.456 MHz, Grant Date: 08/10/1998, Expiration Date: 08/10/2003, Cancellation Date: 10/12/2003, Certifier: Gurnie C Gunter, Registrant: Micro Comm Inc, 6980 W 153rd St, Overland Park, KS 66223, Fax: (913) 681-2753
  • Rt 1 (Lat: 39.132500 Lon: -94.200500), Call Sign: KAO517, Licensee ID: L00043149,
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.020 MHz, Grant Date: 12/17/1997, Expiration Date: 01/12/2003, Cancellation Date: 04/13/2003, Registrant: Henry L Stephens, Buckner, MO 64016, Phone: (816) 249-9284
  • 3 Mi West On 24 Hwy (Lat: 39.140556 Lon: -94.253556), Call Sign: KWZ392, Licensee ID: L00052064,
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.550 MHz, Grant Date: 06/07/1999, Expiration Date: 06/13/2004, Cancellation Date: 08/15/2004, Registrant: Ernest Woods, 27200 E Us 24 Hwy, Buckner, MO 64016

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

5
  • Buckner Central, Lat: 39.137611 Lon: -94.197056, Type: Tower, Structure height: 46 m, Call Sign: WQKV704,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 09/29/2009, Expiration Date: 09/29/2019, Cancellation Date: 11/30/2019, Certifier: Chris Martin, Registrant: Glenmartin, 2101 West Brodway Suite 103, Pmb 241, Columbia, MO 65203, Phone: (660) 882-2734, Email:
  • Buckner Central, Lat: 39.137611 Lon: -94.197056, Type: Tower, Structure height: 46 m, Call Sign: WQKV704,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 09/29/2009, Expiration Date: 09/29/2019, Cancellation Date: 11/30/2019, Certifier: Chris Martin, Registrant: Glenmartin, 2101 West Brodway Suite 103, Pmb 241, Columbia, MO 65203, Phone: (660) 882-2734, Email:
  • Buckner Central, Lat: 39.137611 Lon: -94.197056, Type: Tower, Structure height: 46 m, Call Sign: WQKV704,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 09/29/2009, Expiration Date: 09/29/2019, Cancellation Date: 11/30/2019, Certifier: Chris Martin, Registrant: Glenmartin, 2101 West Brodway Suite 103, Pmb 241, Columbia, MO 65203, Phone: (660) 882-2734, Email:
  • Buckner Central, Lat: 39.137611 Lon: -94.197056, Type: Tower, Structure height: 46 m, Call Sign: WQKV704,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 09/29/2009, Expiration Date: 09/29/2019, Cancellation Date: 11/30/2019, Certifier: Chris Martin, Registrant: Glenmartin, 2101 West Brodway Suite 103, Pmb 241, Columbia, MO 65203, Phone: (660) 882-2734, Email:
  • KC03XC250, 2120 N Tuyman Rd (Lat: 39.140000 Lon: -94.292778), Type: Mtower, Structure height: 45.7 m, Overall height: 48.2 m, Call Sign: WQRA577,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10815.0 MHz, 10935.0 MHz, 10815.0 MHz, 10935.0 MHz, 10815.0 MHz, 10935.0 MHz, 10815.0 MHz, 10935.0 MHz, 10815.0 MHz, 10935.0 MHz, 10815.0 MHz, 10935.0 MHz, Grant Date: 04/04/2013, Expiration Date: 04/04/2023, Certifier: David Werblow, Registrant: Dla Piper LLP, 500 8th Street, Nw, Washington, DC 20004, Phone: (202) 799-4216, Fax: (202) 799-5616, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Buckner)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

3
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-32-300 (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 126 mph), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 1452T, N1452T, N-1452T, Serial Number: 32-7240122, Certificate Issue Date: 10/19/2016
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Donald E Trustee Borgman, 35603 E Neil Chiles Rd, Buckner, MO 64016, Other Owners: Constance M Trustee Borgman
  • Aircraft: BECKMAN ERWIN ZODIAC 601XL (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: JABIRU 3300 (120 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 52EB, N52EB, N-52EB, Serial Number: 6-4450, Year manufactured: 2011, Airworthiness Date: 11/09/2011, Certificate Issue Date: 07/29/2009
    Registrant (Individual): Erwin Beckman, 2120 N Holly Rd, Buckner, MO 64016
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28R-180 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING I0360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7433J, N7433J, N-7433J, Serial Number: 28R-30778, Year manufactured: 1968, Airworthiness Date: 05/28/1968, Certificate Issue Date: 11/19/2007
    Registrant (Individual): James Clayton Goodding, 29300 E Truman Rd, Buckner, MO 64016

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED9$112,3963$92,60721$116,2061$21,7804$76,350
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$01$196,9900$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$08$107,3881$26,1400$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$07$119,3400$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$01$191,1800$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0149.02

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2008
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$144,9602$110,3500$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$155,3601$77,4401$77,440
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$0
Choose year:  2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0149.02

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Buckner, MO
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Buckner, MO - Value

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 23. The highest number of reported fires - 42 took place in 2003, and the least - 2 in 2017. The data has a decreasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Buckner, MO When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (45.2%), and Structure Fires (36.4%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Buckner, MO
    • 17945.2%Outside Fires
    • 14436.4%Structure Fires
    • 5614.1%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 174.3%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Buckner, MO
Most common first names in Buckner, MO among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John3173.4 years
Mary2475.7 years
Robert2474.3 years
James2472.7 years
William1768.1 years
George1774.7 years
Charles1474.1 years
Margaret1273.0 years
Ruth1172.6 years
Dorothy1074.7 years
Most common last names in Buckner, MO among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Miller1381.1 years
Johnson1283.5 years
Jones1072.8 years
Hamilton976.3 years
Smith976.7 years
Campbell880.9 years
Vandyke884.0 years
Allen873.5 years
Brown773.3 years
Scott772.0 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Buckner, MO
  • 86.6%Utility gas
  • 10.7%Electricity
  • 2.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Buckner, MO
  • 54.9%Utility gas
  • 45.1%Electricity


Buckner compared to Missouri state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
There are 6 pilots and 8 other airmen in this city.
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