Koshkonong, Missouri

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Population in 2019: 200 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -2.4%
 
Males: 105  (52.6%)
Females: 95  (47.4%)
Median resident age:

34.2 years
Missouri median age:

38.9 years

Zip codes: 65692.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $18,115 (it was $15,341 in 2000)
Koshkonong:

$18,115
MO:

$57,409

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $16,558 (it was $7,893 in 2000)

Koshkonong town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $55,252 (it was $18,300 in 2000)
Koshkonong:

$55,252
MO:

$168,000

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $58,333; detached houses: $67,852; mobile homes: $33,498

Median gross rent in 2019: $577.

March 2019 cost of living index in Koshkonong: 76.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 48.2%
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  • Races in Koshkonong, MO (2019)
    • 16986.2%White alone
    • 2311.7%Two or more races
    • 42.0%Asian alone

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



According to our research of Missouri and other state lists, there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Koshkonong, Missouri as of May 11, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Koshkonong is 76 to 1.


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Ancestries: American (23.2%), English (11.6%), German (5.8%), Polish (2.9%), Welsh (2.9%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1899

Elevation: 970 feet

Land area: 0.19 square miles.

Population density: 1,061 people per square mile   (low).

Koshkonong, Missouri map

11 residents are foreign born

This town:

5.6%
Missouri:

4.2%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $204 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $264 (0.4%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Jonesboro, AR (75.1 miles , pop. 55,515).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Memphis, TN (138.8 miles , pop. 650,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (392.9 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities:

Brandsville, MO (2.2 miles),
Thayer, MO (2.7 miles ),
Mammoth Spring, AR (3.0 miles ),
Thomasville, MO (3.8 miles),
Alton, MO (3.9 miles ),
West Plains, MO (4.0 miles ),
South Fork, MO (4.2 miles ),
Salem, AR (4.3 miles )

Latitude: 36.60 N, Longitude: 91.65 W

Area code: 417

Distribution of median household income in Koshkonong, MO in 2019
Distribution of house value in Koshkonong, MO in 2019
Koshkonong satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

4.7%
Missouri:

3.9%
Population change in the 1990s: +7 (+3.5%).
Most common industries in Koshkonong, MO (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (11.3%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (9.7%)
  • Electrical equipment, appliances, components (8.1%)
  • Health care (8.1%)
  • Construction (6.5%)
  • Truck transportation (6.5%)
  • Educational services (6.5%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Health care (15.6%)
  • Construction (12.5%)
  • Truck transportation (12.5%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (9.4%)
  • Metal & metal products (9.4%)
  • Electrical equipment, appliances, components (9.4%)
  • Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers (6.3%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (23.3%)
  • Educational services (13.3%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (10.0%)
  • Apparel (10.0%)
  • Food & beverage stores (10.0%)
  • Electrical equipment, appliances, components (6.7%)
  • Machinery (6.7%)
Most common occupations in Koshkonong, MO (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (11.3%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (9.7%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (8.1%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (8.1%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (8.1%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (6.5%)
  • Religious workers (4.8%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (21.9%)
  • Religious workers (9.4%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (9.4%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (9.4%)
  • Registered nurses (6.3%)
  • Architects, surveyors, and cartographers (6.3%)
  • Electricians (6.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Waiters and waitresses (16.7%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (16.7%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (10.0%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (10.0%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (10.0%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (6.7%)
  • Cashiers (6.7%)

Average climate in Koshkonong, Missouri

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Koshkonong-area historical tornado activity is near Missouri state average. It is 57% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/2/1982, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 15.6 miles away from the Koshkonong town center killed 2 people and injured 28 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 4/14/1996, a category F4 tornado 27.7 miles away from the town center killed 7 people and injured 35 people and caused $3 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Koshkonong-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Missouri state average. It is 486% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 99.1 miles away from the city 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 101.2 miles away from the city 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 123.3 miles away from Koshkonong center
On 9/3/2016 at 12:02:44, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.5 mi) earthquake occurred 293.9 miles away from Koshkonong center
On 11/6/2011 at 03:53:10, a magnitude 5.7 (5.7 MW, Depth: 3.2 mi) earthquake occurred 295.5 miles away from Koshkonong center
On 2/28/2011 at 05:00:50, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MW, Depth: 2.0 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 100.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Oregon County (20) is greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 12, Floods: 11, Tornadoes: 11, Winds: 4, Winter Storms: 4, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Koshkonong topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Koshkonong:

  • SHADY OAKS HEALTHCARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; THAYER, MO)
  • RIVERWAYS HOME CARE OF OZARKS MEDICAL CENTER (Home Health Center, about 15 miles away; WEST PLAINS, MO)
  • DIALYSIS CLINICS, INC - WEST PLAINS (Dialysis Facility, about 16 miles away; WEST PLAINS, MO)
  • NHC HEALTHCARE, WEST PLAINS (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; WEST PLAINS, MO)
  • WEST VUE NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; WEST PLAINS, MO)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Koshkonong:

  • Three Rivers Community College (about 69 miles; Poplar Bluff, MO; Full-time enrollment: 3,360)
  • Arkansas State University-Main Campus (about 75 miles; Jonesboro, AR; FT enrollment: 12,323)
  • Harding University (about 94 miles; Searcy, AR; FT enrollment: 5,360)
  • Missouri University of Science and Technology (about 95 miles; Rolla, MO; FT enrollment: 6,486)
  • Evangel University (about 100 miles; Springfield, MO; FT enrollment: 2,036)
  • Missouri State University-Springfield (about 100 miles; Springfield, MO; FT enrollment: 16,660)
  • Ozarks Technical Community College (about 101 miles; Springfield, MO; FT enrollment: 10,356)

Public high school in Koshkonong:

Public elementary/middle school in Koshkonong:

See full list of schools located in Koshkonong

Points of interest:

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Notable location: Koshkonong Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Birthplace of: Ted Gullic - Major League Baseball player.

Oregon County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Average household size:
This town:

2.5 people
Missouri:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

63.5%
Whole state:

65.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

8.2%
Whole state:

6.7%


No gay or lesbian households reported

For population 15 years and over in Koshkonong:

Marital status in Koshkonong, MO
  • Never married: 24.3%
  • Now married: 43.7%
  • Separated: 5.6%
  • Widowed: 14.3%
  • Divorced: 12.3%

For population 25 years and over in Koshkonong:

  • High school or higher: 83.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 6.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 13.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 50.5 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.5
Missouri average:

10.9

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Koshkonong, MO (based on Oregon County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant4,53746
Mainline Protestant3504
Catholic1361
Other-1
None5,858-
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: 4
Oregon County:

3.89 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Oregon County:

4.86 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

4.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 6
Oregon County:

5.83 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

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

9.8%
Missouri:

8.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Oregon County:

30.7%
Missouri:

29.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

11.6%
Missouri:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

50.5%
Missouri:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

47.5%
Missouri:

46.9%

Average BMI:
Koshkonong:

29.4
Missouri:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

19.0%
Missouri:

21.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Koshkonong:

14.2%
Missouri:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Koshkonong:

6.9
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

40.6%
Missouri:

34.3%

General health condition:
Koshkonong:

54.9%
Missouri:

56.3%

Average condition of hearing:
Koshkonong:

82.8%
Missouri:

78.8%

More about Health and Nutrition of Koshkonong, 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
Sewerage 0$0 1$301
Other Government Administration 0$0 1$1,807
Totals for Government 0$0 2$2,108

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

  • Current Operations - General - Other: $335,000 ($1675.00)
    Solid Waste Management: $9,000 ($45.00)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $27,000 ($135.00)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $22,000 ($110.00)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $27,000 ($135.00)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $66,000 ($330.00)
  • Tax - Property: $160,000 ($800.00)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $33,000 ($165.00)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $2,000 ($10.00)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $298,000 ($1490.00)
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $286,000 ($1430.00)
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $12,000 ($60.00)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,000 ($25.00)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,000 ($25.00)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $62,000 ($310.00)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $286,000 ($1430.00)

7.57% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($33,276 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.57%
Missouri average:

7.04%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Howell County, MO  1.97% ($29,313 average AGI)

Strongest AM radio stations in Koshkonong:

  • KALM (1290 AM; 1 kW; THAYER, MO; Owner: OZARK RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)
  • KWPM (1450 AM; 1 kW; WEST PLAINS, MO; Owner: MISSOURI OZARKS RADIO NETWORK,INC.)
  • KGHT (880 AM; 50 kW; SHERIDAN, AR; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WDIA (1070 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WGSF (1030 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KAAY (1090 AM; 50 kW; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KXEN (1010 AM; 50 kW; FESTUS-ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: BDJ RADIO ENTERPRISES, LLC)
  • WMQM (1600 AM; 50 kW; LAKELAND, TN; Owner: WMQM, INC.)
  • KMOX (1120 AM; 50 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KOTC (830 AM; daytime; 10 kW; KENNETT, MO; Owner: EAGLE BLUFF ENTERPRISES)
  • KWOC (930 AM; 5 kW; POPLAR BLUFF, MO; Owner: ZIMMER RADIO OF MID-MISSOURI, INC)
  • KBMV (1310 AM; 1 kW; BIRCH TREE, MO; Owner: EAGLE BLUFF ENTERPRISES)

Strongest FM radio stations in Koshkonong:

  • KHOM (100.9 FM; SALEM, AR; Owner: MOUNTAIN LAKES BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KSAR (92.3 FM; THAYER, MO; Owner: BRAGG BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KAMS (95.1 FM; MAMMOTH SPRING, AR; Owner: OZARK RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • KKDY (102.5 FM; WEST PLAINS, MO; Owner: CENTRAL OZARK RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • K224CF (92.7 FM; WEST PLAINS, MO; Owner: CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING OF MTN. HOME, INC.)
  • K269EH (101.7 FM; WEST PLAINS, MO; Owner: SOUTHWEST MISSOURI STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KSMW (90.9 FM; WEST PLAINS, MO; Owner: BOARD OF GOVERNORS FOR SW MO STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KOMT (107.5 FM; MOUNTAIN HOME, AR; Owner: MAC PARTNERS)
  • KFCM (98.3 FM; CHEROKEE VILLAGE, AR; Owner: KFCM, INC.)
  • KSPQ (93.9 FM; WEST PLAINS, MO; Owner: MISSOURI OZARKS RADIO NETWORK,INC.)
  • KUPH (96.9 FM; MOUNTAIN VIEW, MO; Owner: CENTRAL OZARK RADIO NETWORK, INC.)

Koshkonong fatal accident list:

Nov 7, 2019 06:42 PM, Us-63, Lat: 36.601528, Lon: -91.643889, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jun 9, 1986 12:01 AM, 63, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 13ft / 3.5mTotal length
  • 1,916Total average daily traffic
  • 209Total average daily truck traffic
  • 2,702Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

31 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Koshkonong)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • P.0. Box 368 305 Luyster (Lat: 36.600056 Lon: -91.645972), Type: Building, Structure height: 6 m, Call Sign: WPGE814, Licensee ID: L00074324,
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.396 MHz, Grant Date: 10/05/1999, Expiration Date: 01/03/2005, Cancellation Date: 03/05/2005, Registrant: City Of Koshkonong, Koshkonong, MO 65692, Phone: (417) 867-3260
  • MP327.8 - TOR, Bnsf Ls1001 Mp327.8 Tor (Lat: 36.623778 Lon: -91.675472), Type: Tank, Structure height: 0.9 m, Overall height: 5.8 m, Call Sign: WQPQ528,
    Assigned Frequencies: 44.5800 MHz, Grant Date: 07/19/2012, Expiration Date: 07/19/2022, Certifier: Robert Leedham, Registrant: Bnsf Railway Co., 4515 Kansas Avenue, Kansas City, KS 66106, Phone: (913) 551-4640, Fax: (913) 551-4053, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • KOSHKONONG, E Of Us 63, S Of County Rd In Sec. 29, T23 (Lat: 36.620889 Lon: -91.655861), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 80.8 m, Call Sign: WQVC702,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6034.15 MHz, 6093.45 MHz, Grant Date: 01/02/2015, Expiration Date: 01/02/2025, Certifier: Steven T Campbell, Registrant: Holland & Knight LLP, 800 17th Street, N.W., Suite #1100, Washington, DC 20006-3906, Phone: (202) 955-3000, Fax: (202) 955-5564, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

4
  • Call Sign: KB0BGD, Grant Date: 10/06/1987, Expiration Date: 10/06/1997, Cancellation Date: 10/07/1999, Registrant: Daniel R Cash, Rt 2 Box 89, Koshkonong, MO 65692
  • Call Sign: KD0AIZ, Licensee ID: L01270559, Grant Date: 08/19/2017, Expiration Date: 08/19/2027, Certifier: Mike I Coldiron, Registrant: Mike I Coldiron, 7741 Countyroad 9700, Koshkonong, MO 65692
  • Call Sign: KD0FCI, Licensee ID: L01423716, Grant Date: 06/14/2018, Expiration Date: 08/28/2028, Certifier: Daniel P Hattery, Registrant: Daniel P Hattery, Rr 81 Box 159c, Koshkonong, MO 65692
  • Call Sign: KE0SGG, Licensee ID: L02195081, Grant Date: 06/19/2018, Expiration Date: 06/19/2028, Certifier: Mary K Lenker, Registrant: Mary K Lenker, 14821 County Rd 9290, Koshkonong, MO 65692

Most common first names in Koshkonong, MO among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James1567.6 years
William1074.4 years
John775.0 years
Anna685.3 years
Donald566.4 years
Emma581.8 years
Robert567.4 years
Albert481.5 years
Henry485.5 years
Ernest478.2 years
Most common last names in Koshkonong, MO among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Miller774.7 years
Andrews680.2 years
Jewell680.3 years
Whiteside587.6 years
Ball587.0 years
Hunsperger568.8 years
Fisher483.8 years
Butler485.0 years
James479.7 years
Lancaster483.3 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Koshkonong, MO
  • 34.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 34.3%Wood
  • 31.4%Electricity
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Koshkonong, MO
  • 64.5%Electricity
  • 32.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 3.2%Utility gas


Koshkonong compared to Missouri state average:

  • Median household income significantly below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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