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Population in 2019: 7,229 (97% urban, 3% rural).
Population change since 2000: +31.9%
Males: 3,572  (49.4%)
Females: 3,657  (50.6%)
Median resident age:

40.2 years
Missouri median age:

38.9 years

Zip codes: 63069.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $52,353 (it was $39,554 in 2000)
Pacific:

$52,353
MO:

$57,409

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $24,297 (it was $17,865 in 2000)

Pacific city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $145,157 (it was $82,400 in 2000)
Pacific:

$145,157
MO:

$168,000

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $209,184; detached houses: $206,013; townhouses or other attached units: $209,460; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $73,311; mobile homes: $332,425

Median gross rent in 2019: $706.

March 2019 cost of living index in Pacific: 86.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 14.7%
(14.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 33.9% for Black residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 8.4% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Pacific, MO (2019)
    • 5,78690.8%White alone
    • 2924.6%Black alone
    • 1782.8%Hispanic
    • 721.1%Two or more races
    • 240.4%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Missouri and other state lists, there were 18 registered sex offenders living in Pacific, Missouri as of May 14, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Pacific is 349 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.


Crime rates in Pacific by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(13.8)
0
(0.0)
1
(13.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(28.2)
3
(42.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
1
(14.0)
1
(13.8)
3
(41.2)
4
(54.5)
2
(27.3)
0
(0.0)
1
(14.2)
0
(0.0)
1
(14.1)
1
(14.0)
1
(13.9)
0
(0.0)
1
(13.8)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
1
(14.0)
2
(27.6)
2
(27.4)
3
(40.8)
1
(13.6)
2
(28.5)
2
(28.4)
1
(14.2)
1
(14.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(13.8)
1
(13.8)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
22
(307.7)
24
(331.3)
24
(329.3)
22
(299.5)
18
(245.5)
17
(241.9)
21
(298.3)
16
(227.3)
18
(253.7)
15
(210.1)
9
(125.1)
6
(82.8)
7
(96.7)
4
(55.1)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
27
(377.6)
15
(207.0)
47
(644.9)
30
(408.4)
17
(231.9)
25
(355.8)
36
(511.3)
25
(355.2)
27
(380.5)
19
(266.1)
18
(250.3)
21
(289.9)
15
(207.2)
23
(316.6)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
138
(1,930)
234
(3,230)
217
(2,977)
170
(2,314)
144
(1,964)
174
(2,476)
127
(1,804)
137
(1,946)
122
(1,720)
99
(1,387)
102
(1,418)
148
(2,043)
122
(1,685)
134
(1,844)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
10
(139.9)
10
(138.0)
19
(260.7)
7
(95.3)
6
(81.8)
9
(128.1)
14
(198.8)
3
(42.6)
10
(140.9)
10
(140.1)
14
(194.7)
10
(138.0)
14
(193.3)
19
(261.5)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(13.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(14.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(14.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(13.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index191.7267.9292.1271.7176.4191.1203.4155.8229.3222.6126.0133.8131.9127.9

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 Pacific, MO

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 23 (18 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.48
Missouri average:

2.37
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Ancestries: German (31.4%), American (12.5%), Irish (11.8%), English (7.5%), Italian (4.2%), Polish (2.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1859

Elevation: 466 feet

Land area: 5.42 square miles.

Population density: 1,333 people per square mile   (low).

Pacific, Missouri map

31 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.5%
Missouri:

4.2%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,492 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,264 (1.3%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: St. Peters, MO (22.0 miles , pop. 51,381).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Louis, MO (29.2 miles , pop. 348,189).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (283.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Lake Tekakwitha, MO (1.8 miles ),
Gray Summit, MO (1.9 miles ),
LaBarque Creek, MO (2.4 miles ),
Eureka, MO (2.4 miles ),
Villa Ridge, MO (2.7 miles ),
Wildwood, MO (3.0 miles ),
Augusta, MO (3.1 miles ),
Byrnes Mill, MO (3.2 miles )

Latitude: 38.48 N, Longitude: 90.75 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,987 (+31.1%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 959 (32.2%)

Area code: 636

Distribution of median household income in Pacific, MO in 2019
Distribution of house value in Pacific, MO in 2019
Pacific satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 27 buildings, average cost: $85,400
  • 1998: 41 buildings, average cost: $104,600
  • 1999: 43 buildings, average cost: $99,900
  • 2000: 42 buildings, average cost: $104,500
  • 2001: 35 buildings, average cost: $135,100
  • 2002: 37 buildings, average cost: $123,600
  • 2003: 47 buildings, average cost: $135,700
  • 2004: 64 buildings, average cost: $133,800
  • 2005: 59 buildings, average cost: $161,800
  • 2006: 61 buildings, average cost: $182,100
  • 2007: 34 buildings, average cost: $185,100
  • 2008: 21 buildings, average cost: $184,300
  • 2009: 18 buildings, average cost: $184,400
  • 2010: 14 buildings, average cost: $190,600
  • 2011: 16 buildings, average cost: $194,600
  • 2012: 19 buildings, average cost: $213,100
  • 2013: 28 buildings, average cost: $220,300
  • 2014: 28 buildings, average cost: $234,800
  • 2015: 38 buildings, average cost: $242,700
  • 2016: 21 buildings, average cost: $211,200
  • 2017: 28 buildings, average cost: $256,700
  • 2018: 26 buildings, average cost: $258,500
  • 2019: 14 buildings, average cost: $265,500
Number of permits per 10,000 Pacific, MO residents
Average permit cost in Pacific, MO
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

3.8%
Missouri:

3.9%
Historical population in Pacific, MO
Historical housing units in Pacific, MO
Most common industries in Pacific, MO (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (8.9%)
  • Construction (7.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.0%)
  • Educational services (5.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.4%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.2%)
  • Metal & metal products (3.8%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (12.6%)
  • Transportation equipment (5.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.4%)
  • Metal & metal products (4.0%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.9%)
  • Machinery (3.7%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (3.4%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (18.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.9%)
  • Educational services (8.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (8.6%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.6%)
  • Public administration (3.9%)
  • Social assistance (3.8%)
Most common occupations in Pacific, MO (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.8%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.4%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.4%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.0%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.8%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.2%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (8.8%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7.4%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (6.1%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.0%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.6%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5.6%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (4.7%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Cashiers (6.5%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (6.4%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5.6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.8%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.6%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (4.3%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (3.9%)

Average climate in Pacific, Missouri

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Pacific, 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 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 84.9. This is about average.

City:

84.9
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.185. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 12.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.185
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 9.85. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 8.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.85
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.486. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.486
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 29.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.4
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 13.6. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 19.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

13.6
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 8.14. This is about average. Closest monitor was 19.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.14
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2008 was 0.0517. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 16.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0517
U.S.:

0.0098

Tornado activity:

Pacific-area historical tornado activity is near Missouri state average. It is 60% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 2/10/1959, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 8.8 miles away from the Pacific city center killed 21 people and injured 345 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 2/24/1956, a category F4 tornado 9.5 miles away from the city center killed 6 people and injured 36 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Pacific-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Missouri state average. It is 347% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 155.1 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 112.6 miles away from Pacific center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 155.1 miles away from Pacific 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 156.5 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 142.0 miles away from the city center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 164.9 miles away from the city 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 Franklin County (22) is greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 15, Storms: 13, Tornadoes: 8, Winter Storms: 4, Winds: 3, Drought: 1, Flash Flood: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Pacific topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Pacific:

  • PACIFIC CARE CENTER LLC (105 SOUTH SIXTH STREET)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Pacific:

  • EUREKA DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 7 miles away; EUREKA, MO)
  • PRICE MEMORIAL (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; EUREKA, MO)
  • MARYMOUNT MANOR (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; EUREKA, MO)
  • BENCHMARK HEALTHCARE OF WILDWOOD (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; WILDWOOD, MO)
  • CEDAR RIDGE MANOR (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; CEDAR HILL, MO)
  • CEDARS HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; CEDAR HILL, MO)
  • ELLISVILLE HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; ELLISVILLE, MO)

Amtrak stations near Pacific:

  • 16 miles: WASHINGTON (FRONT & ELM STS.) . Services: call for taxi service.
  • 20 miles: KIRKWOOD (110 W. ARGONNE RD.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, taxi stand, intercity bus service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Pacific:

  • East Central College (about 13 miles; Union, MO; Full-time enrollment: 2,810)
  • Maryville University of Saint Louis (about 18 miles; Saint Louis, MO; FT enrollment: 3,651)
  • Jefferson College (about 19 miles; Hillsboro, MO; FT enrollment: 3,975)
  • Missouri Baptist University (about 20 miles; Saint Louis, MO; FT enrollment: 2,898)
  • St Charles Community College (about 21 miles; Cottleville, MO; FT enrollment: 5,302)
  • Webster University (about 24 miles; Saint Louis, MO; FT enrollment: 12,406)
  • Lindenwood University (about 26 miles; Saint Charles, MO; FT enrollment: 11,117)

Public high school in Pacific:

  • PACIFIC HIGH (Students: 1,101, Location: 425 INDIAN WARPATH DR, Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Pacific:

  • MERAMEC VALLEY MIDDLE (Students: 557, Location: 195 N INDIAN PRIDE DR, Grades: 6-7)
  • ZITZMAN ELEM. (Students: 472, Location: 255 S INDIAN PRIDE DR, Grades: KG-5)
  • TRUMAN ELEM. (Students: 311, Location: 101 INDIAN WARPATH DR, Grades: KG-5)
  • RIVERBEND SCH. (Students: 307, Location: 2085 HWY N, Grades: 8)

Private elementary/middle school in Pacific:

  • ST BRIDGET ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 147, Location: 223 W UNION ST, Grades: PK-8)
See full list of schools located in Pacific

Points of interest:

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Notable location: Pacific Fire Protection District Station 1 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemeteries: New Saint Bridgets Cemetery (1), Pacific Cemetery (2), Sunset Memorial Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creek: Brush Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Bugeye Technologies (Amusement & Theme Parks; 1442 Hoelzer Court).

Hotels: Comfort Inn Of Pacific (1320 Thornton St), Comfort Inn Near Six Flags St. Louis (1320 Thornton Street).

Court: Pacific-City - City Hall- Court Clerk (300 Hoven Drive).

Birthplace of: Justin Lawrence - Mixed martial artist, George Hinkle - Football player.

Franklin County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

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

FAIRWAYS WATER AND SEWER ASSOCIATION (Address: 1825 DEER RUN TRAIL , Population served: 150, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In NOV-2011, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-21-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-21-2011), St Public Notif received (JAN-23-2012), St Compliance achieved (JAN-22-2014)
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In NOV-01-2011, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-21-2011), St Public Notif requested (DEC-21-2011)
AVERY MOBILE HOME COURT (Population served: 110, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-18-2006), St Public Notif requested (JUL-18-2006), St Public Notif received (NOV-01-2006), St Compliance achieved (JAN-22-2014)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Lead Consumer Notice - In APR-01-2011, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-2003, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (SEP-27-2006)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
CEDAR HILL LAKES VILLAGE (Population served: 65, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (NOV-16-2012), St Public Notif requested (NOV-16-2012), St Public Notif received (NOV-28-2012), St Compliance achieved (JAN-22-2014)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-2000, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (2 times from JUL-08-2001 to MAY-11-2011)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-1996, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (2 times from SEP-30-1996 to MAY-11-2011)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
JELLYSTONE PARK CMPGRD (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-04-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-04-2005), St Compliance achieved (JAN-22-2014)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In AUG-2005, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-28-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-28-2005), St Compliance achieved (JAN-22-2014)
  • 10 routine major monitoring violations
  • 5 minor monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation

Drinking water stations with addresses in Pacific that have no violations reported:

  • GREENSFELDER COUNTY PARK (Population served: 100, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • BLOCK SIX WATER ASSN (Population served: 50, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This city:

2.5 people
Missouri:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

64.4%
Whole state:

65.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

9.5%
Whole state:

6.7%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

People in group quarters in Pacific in 2010:

  • 1,082 people in state prisons
  • 105 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 6 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
109 people in nursing homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Pacific (2011 data):

  • Bank of America, National Association: Pacific Branch at 211 West St. Louis Street, branch established on 1909/03/15. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • Bank Star: at 1999 West Osage Street, branch established on 1975/01/15. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $73.3 mil, Deposits: $67.0 mil, local headquarters, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1 total offices, Holding Company: Bancstar, Inc.
  • Citizens Bank: West Osage Branch at 2245 West Osage, branch established on 1997/11/12. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $166.7 mil, Deposits: $144.7 mil, headquarters in New Haven, MO, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Citizens Financial Group, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Pacific:

Marital status in Pacific, MO
  • Never married: 30.8%
  • Now married: 43.1%
  • Separated: 1.8%
  • Widowed: 7.1%
  • Divorced: 17.1%

For population 25 years and over in Pacific:

  • High school or higher: 83.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.0%
  • Unemployed: 6.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.7 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.6
Missouri average:

10.9

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Pacific, MO (based on Franklin County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant22,726111
Catholic18,17317
Mainline Protestant6,46539
Other9767
Black Protestant4933
None52,659-
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: 22
Franklin County:

2.20 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
Franklin County:

0.30 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Here:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

0.60 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 52
Franklin County:

5.20 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

4.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 58
Here:

5.80 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

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

8.4%
Missouri:

8.8%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

29.5%
State:

29.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

12.7%
State:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

48.2%
State:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

44.6%
Missouri:

46.9%

Average BMI:
Pacific:

28.5
Missouri:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

19.1%
State:

21.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Pacific:

9.0%
Missouri:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
Missouri:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

34.6%
Missouri:

34.3%

General health condition:
Pacific:

55.5%
Missouri:

56.3%

Average condition of hearing:
Pacific:

78.5%
Missouri:

78.8%

More about Health and Nutrition of Pacific, MO Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2019)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 15$67,432$53,9460$0
Streets and Highways 5$17,121$41,0900$0
Police - Other 5$13,662$32,7893$3,840
Water Supply 4$14,400$43,2000$0
Other Government Administration 4$18,890$56,6707$2,953
Sewerage 3$12,190$48,7600$0
Other and Unallocable 2$8,684$52,1040$0
Judicial and Legal 1$817$9,8041$592
Parks and Recreation 1$3,401$40,8120$0
Financial Administration 1$3,235$38,8200$0
Totals for Government 41$159,832$46,78011$7,385

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

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $613,000 ($84.80)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $1,628,000 ($225.20)
    Sewerage: $1,141,000 ($157.84)
    Water Utilities: $894,000 ($123.67)
    Regular Highways: $762,000 ($105.41)
    Central Staff Services: $542,000 ($74.98)
    Parks and Recreation: $183,000 ($25.31)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $109,000 ($15.08)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $100,000 ($13.83)
    Housing and Community Development: $41,000 ($5.67)
    Financial Administration: $36,000 ($4.98)
    General Public Buildings: $29,000 ($4.01)
    Health - Other: $26,000 ($3.60)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $16,000 ($2.21)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $168,000 ($23.24)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $4,249,000 ($587.77)
    Police Protection: $99,000 ($13.69)
    Sewerage: $56,000 ($7.75)
    Regular Highways: $52,000 ($7.19)
    Parks and Recreation: $13,000 ($1.80)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,000 ($0.14)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,860,000 ($257.30)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $55,000 ($7.61)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $1,564,000 ($216.35)
    Parks and Recreation: $21,000 ($2.90)
    Other: $18,000 ($2.49)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $65,000 ($8.99)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $113,000 ($15.63)
    General Revenue - Other: $81,000 ($11.20)
    Interest Earnings: $6,000 ($0.83)
    Donations From Private Sources: $1,000 ($0.14)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $776,000 ($107.35)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $935,000 ($129.34)
    Highways: $147,000 ($20.33)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,787,000 ($247.20)
    Public Utilities Sales: $1,289,000 ($178.31)
    Property: $571,000 ($78.99)
    Other License: $138,000 ($19.09)
    Other Selective Sales: $92,000 ($12.73)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $64,000 ($8.85)
    Tobacco Products Sales: $50,000 ($6.92)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $7,345,000 ($1016.05)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $7,345,000 ($1016.05)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $4,791,000 ($662.75)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,683,000 ($371.14)

5.31% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($51,213 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.31%
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 St. Louis County, MO  1.16% ($83,713 average AGI)
from Jefferson County, MO  0.61% ($40,470)
from Crawford County, MO  0.46% ($38,820)


5.04% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($54,948 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.04%
Missouri average:

7.16%

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

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to St. Louis County, MO  0.94% ($95,492 average AGI)
to Jefferson County, MO  0.56% ($38,044)
to Crawford County, MO  0.38% ($39,877)
Businesses in Pacific, MO
NameCountNameCount
Circle K1McDonald's2
Comfort Inn1Pizza Hut1
Domino's Pizza1Quality1
FedEx2Subway2
H&R Block1Taco Bell1
Hardee's1U-Haul2
KFC1UPS3

Strongest AM radio stations in Pacific:

  • KXEN (1010 AM; 50 kW; FESTUS-ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: BDJ RADIO ENTERPRISES, LLC)
  • KMOX (1120 AM; 50 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WSDZ (1260 AM; 20 kW; BELLEVILLE, IL)
  • KFUO (850 AM; 5 kW; CLAYTON, MO; Owner: LUTHERAN CHURCH-MISSOURI SYNOD)
  • KTRS (550 AM; 5 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: KTRS-AM LICENSE, L.L.C.)
  • KSIV (1320 AM; 5 kW; CLAYTON, MO; Owner: BOTT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KJSL (630 AM; 5 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: WMUZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KRFT (1190 AM; 10 kW; DE SOTO, MO; Owner: ALL SPORTS RADIO, LLC)
  • KSLG (1380 AM; 5 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: NEW HORIZON 7TH-DAY CHRISTIAN CHURCH, INC.)
  • KIRL (1460 AM; 5 kW; ST. CHARLES, MO; Owner: BRONCO BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WRTH (1430 AM; 5 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO)
  • KLPW (1220 AM; 1 kW; UNION, MO; Owner: MARATHON MEDIA GROUP, L.L.C.)
  • KATZ (1600 AM; 5 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Pacific:

  • KPNT (105.7 FM; ST. GENEVIEVE, MO; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KNLH (89.5 FM; CEDAR HILL, MO; Owner: NEW LIFE EVANGELISTIC CENTER, INC.)
  • WIL-FM (92.3 FM; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • KSLQ-FM (104.5 FM; WASHINGTON, MO; Owner: Y2K, INC.)
  • KDHX (88.1 FM; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: DOUBLE HELIX CORPORATION)
  • KSD (93.7 FM; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KSLZ (107.7 FM; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KFUO-FM (99.1 FM; CLAYTON, MO; Owner: THE LUTHERAN CHURCH-MISSOURI SYNOD)
  • KYKY (98.1 FM; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WSSM (106.5 FM; GRANITE CITY, IL; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • KSHE (94.7 FM; CRESTWOOD, MO; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KEZK-FM (102.5 FM; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KIHT (96.3 FM; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KWMU (90.7 FM; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: THE CURATORS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI)
  • KLOU (103.3 FM; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KNSX (93.3 FM; STEELVILLE, MO; Owner: TWENTY-ONE SOUND COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • KLPW-FM (101.7 FM; UNION, MO; Owner: MARATHON MEDIA GROUP, L.L.C.)
  • KSIV-FM (91.5 FM; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: COMMUNITY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KFTK (97.1 FM; FLORISSANT, MO; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KMJM-FM (104.9 FM; COLUMBIA, IL; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

TV broadcast stations around Pacific:

  • K63FW (Channel 63; JAMESTOWN, MO; Owner: ROGER E. HARDERS)
  • KNLC (Channel 24; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: NEW LIFE EVANGELISTIC CENTER, INC.)
  • KETC (Channel 9; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: ST. LOUIS REGIONAL & EDUCATIONAL PUBLIC TV COMMISSION)
  • WRBU (Channel 46; EAST ST. LOUIS, IL; Owner: ROBERTS BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KTVI (Channel 2; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: KTVI LICENSE, INC.)
  • KSDK (Channel 5; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: MULTIMEDIA KSDK, INC.)
  • KPLR-TV (Channel 11; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: KPLR, INC.)
  • KMOV (Channel 4; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: KMOV-TV, INC.)
  • KDNL-TV (Channel 30; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: KDNL LICENSEE, LLC)
  • KPTN-LP (Channel 58; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: KURT J. PETERSEN)
  • K62EG (Channel 62; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: ETERNAL FAMILY NETWORK)
  • K40FF (Channel 40; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: EBC ST. LOUIS, INC.)
  • K59GP (Channel 59; ST. CHARLES, MO; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K18BT (Channel 18; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K65FN (Channel 65; BATESVILLE, AR; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K49FC (Channel 49; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K64DT (Channel 64; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
Pacific fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
See more detailed statistics of Pacific fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2019 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 40Number of bridges
  • 866ft / 264mTotal length
  • $7,814,000Total costs
  • 318,064Total average daily traffic
  • 55,506Total average daily truck traffic
  • 485,233Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic
New bridges in Pacific, MO - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11910-1919
  • 11920-1929
  • 11930-1939
  • 31950-1959
  • 81960-1969
  • 71970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 21990-1999
  • 142000-2009
  • 22010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Pacific, MO

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Pacific)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

50 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers in Pacific, MO)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

71 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Pacific)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

7
  • Aircraft: BELLANCA 7KCAB (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: LYCOMING IO-320 SERIES (150 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 168JM , Serial Number: 457-74, Year manufactured: 1974, Airworthiness Date: 06/19/1974, Certificate Issue Date: 02/10/2014
    Registrant (Individual): John A Marshall, 18756 Reynard Ln, Pacific, MO 63069
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 180H (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 121 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O 470R (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2404F , Serial Number: 18051604, Airworthiness Date: 10/01/1965, Certificate Issue Date: 04/14/2003
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Vries James S De, 501 Ridgefield Dr, Pacific, MO 63069, Other Owners: Vries Judy K De
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-22-150 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 94 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5744D , Serial Number: 22-4444, Year manufactured: 1956, Certificate Issue Date: 07/19/2016
    Registrant (Individual): Timothy P Dempsey, 2153 Gregory Dr, Pacific, MO 63069
  • Aircraft: BELLANCA 17-30A (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 142 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO 520 SERIES (285 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 678MJ , Serial Number: 79-30941, Year manufactured: 1979, Airworthiness Date: 05/10/1979, Certificate Issue Date: 09/01/2016
    Registrant (LLC): Piasa LLC, 2325 Husky Way, Pacific, MO 63069
  • Aircraft: LUSCOMBE 8A (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 86 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 45589 , Serial Number: 2116, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 05/28/1976
    Registrant (Individual): Pending Registration, 1940 Timberline Rd, Pacific, MO 63069
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 02/27/2018
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 140A (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-235 SERIES (115 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5382C , Serial Number: 15515, Year manufactured: 1950, Airworthiness Date: 02/17/1956, Certificate Issue Date: 08/12/1983
    Registrant (Co-Owned): James S Devries, 501 Ridgefield Dr, Pacific, MO 63069, Other Owners: Judy K Devries
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 02/07/2018
  • Aircraft: BELLANCA 7KCAB (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: LYCOMING IO-320 SERIES (150 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 87092 , Serial Number: 457-74, Year manufactured: 1974, Airworthiness Date: 06/19/1974, Certificate Issue Date: 02/10/2014
    Registrant (Individual): John A Marshall, 18756 Reynard Ln, Pacific, MO 63069

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
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)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED8$126,72312$156,45854$153,2532$86,8659$154,9292$256,990
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$05$109,0181$10,3601$67,0100$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$107,9503$133,80320$140,8533$19,4401$173,1202$48,110
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$84,0401$100,27013$149,7610$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$03$149,0300$00$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 8007.01 , 8007.02

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$128,4502$182,070
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$226,080
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 8007.01 , 8007.02

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Pacific, MO
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Pacific, 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 64. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 98 took place in 2007, and the least - 19 in 2015. The data has a decreasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Pacific, MO When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (41.2%), and Structure Fires (39.1%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Pacific, MO
    • 44741.2%Outside Fires
    • 42439.1%Structure Fires
    • 16214.9%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 524.8%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Pacific, MO
Most common first names in Pacific, MO among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John8472.8 years
Mary6676.0 years
William6570.5 years
James5867.3 years
Robert5369.3 years
Charles4773.8 years
George4778.7 years
Dorothy3480.9 years
Joseph3375.9 years
Edward3174.9 years
Most common last names in Pacific, MO among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Brown2579.4 years
Smith2468.7 years
Miller1979.0 years
Mueller1374.3 years
Hall1266.1 years
Duncan1166.8 years
Jones1173.6 years
Wilson1174.2 years
Null1077.0 years
Davis1067.3 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Pacific, MO
  • 50.8%Electricity
  • 42.4%Utility gas
  • 4.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.0%Wood
  • 0.9%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Pacific, MO
  • 80.9%Electricity
  • 9.5%Utility gas
  • 5.2%Wood
  • 4.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Pacific compared to Missouri state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.

Pacific on our top lists:

  • #36 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: sales and related occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #42 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest percentage of English-only speaking households, population 5,000+"
  • #50 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: retail trade (population 5,000+)"
  • #32 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to foreign countries in 2011"
There are 20 pilots and 20 other airmen in this city.
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