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Demographics Analysis

The people of Highland Township, Missouri give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Highland Township, Missouri)

Male:

Under 5 years : 34

5 to 9 years : 8

10 to 14 years : 62

15 to 17 years : 24

18 and 19 years : 0

20 years : 21

21 years : 15

22 to 24 years : 10

25 to 29 years : 106

30 to 34 years : 10

35 to 39 years : 40

40 to 44 years : 31

45 to 49 years : 69

50 to 54 years : 66

55 to 59 years : 40

60 and 61 years : 44

62 to 64 years : 23

65 and 66 years : 47

67 to 69 years : 9

70 to 74 years : 6

75 to 79 years : 44

80 to 84 years : 12

85 years and over : 2

Female:

Under 5 years : 25

5 to 9 years : 1

10 to 14 years : 42

15 to 17 years : 31

18 and 19 years : 6

20 years : 0

21 years : 63

22 to 24 years : 17

25 to 29 years : 16

30 to 34 years : 31

35 to 39 years : 34

40 to 44 years : 48

45 to 49 years : 59

50 to 54 years : 38

55 to 59 years : 64

60 and 61 years : 29

62 to 64 years : 32

65 and 66 years : 27

67 to 69 years : 15

70 to 74 years : 36

75 to 79 years : 38

80 to 84 years : 6

85 years and over : 17


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Highland Township, Missouri)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 899

Multiple ancestry : 326

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 24

Ancestry not reported : 149


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Highland Township, Missouri)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 1,368

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 0

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 27

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 3

Not a U.S. citizen : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Highland Township, Missouri)

Total:

Under 5 years : 59

5 to 17 years : 168

18 to 24 years : 132

25 to 34 years : 163

35 to 44 years : 153

45 to 54 years : 232

55 to 59 years : 104

60 and 61 years : 73

62 to 64 years : 55

65 to 74 years : 140

75 years and over : 119

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 50

5 to 17 years : 66

18 to 24 years : 15

25 to 34 years : 81

35 to 44 years : 42

45 to 54 years : 65

55 to 59 years : 39

60 and 61 years : 47

62 to 64 years : 38

65 to 74 years : 72

75 years and over : 55

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 9

5 to 17 years : 102

18 to 24 years : 117

25 to 34 years : 65

35 to 44 years : 111

45 to 54 years : 157

55 to 59 years : 62

60 and 61 years : 26

62 to 64 years : 17

65 to 74 years : 68

75 years and over : 64

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 17

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 10

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 3

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Highland Township, Missouri)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 301

Female : 269

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 405

Female : 393

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 17

Female : 10

Foreign born:

Male : 0

Female : 3


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Highland Township, Missouri)

Born in state of residence : 570

Born in other state in the United States : 798

Native: born outside the United States : 27

Foreign born : 3


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Highland Township, Missouri)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 93

Now married, except separated : 302

Divorced : 32

Separated : 8

Widowed : 41

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 183

Now married, except separated : 422

Divorced : 83

Separated : 3

Widowed : 29

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 27

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 3

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Highland Township, Missouri)

Speak only English : 1,336

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 3

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Highland Township, Missouri

  • German: 460   (35.8%)
  • United States Or American: 209   (16.3%)
  • English: 167   (13.0%)
  • Irish: 135   (10.5%)
  • Other Groups: 111   (8.6%)
  • French (except Basque): 40   (3.1%)
  • Scotch-irish: 33   (2.6%)
  • Italian: 30   (2.3%)
  • Dutch: 26   (2.0%)
  • Swedish: 26   (2.0%)
  • Polish: 10   (0.8%)
  • Scottish: 10   (0.8%)
  • Croatian: 8   (0.6%)
  • Portuguese: 5   (0.4%)
  • British: 5   (0.4%)
  • Hungarian: 3   (0.2%)
  • Canadian: 3   (0.2%)
  • Swiss: 2   (0.2%)
  • Norwegian: 2   (0.2%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Highland Township, Missouri is 1,398



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Highland Township, Missouri: 723
Female Population in Highland Township, Missouri: 675


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Highland Township, Missouri: 45.0
Median Female Resident Age in Highland Township, Missouri: 48.5


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Missouri is 38


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Highland Township, Missouri


White


Both sexes

42.9

Male

43.4

Female

42.4

Black or African American


Both sexes

34.5

Male

25.5

Female

70.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

55.0

Male

54.5

Female

55.5

Asian


Both sexes

35.0

Male

50.5

Female

35.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

20.5

Male

19.5

Female

21.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

25.5

Male

28.5

Female

21.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

43.0

Male

43.7

Female

42.5


(updated 2010)



Races in Highland Township, Missouri


  • White: 1,398
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 0



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Highland Township, Missouri citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Highland Township, Missouri

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 2   (0.37%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 28   (5.18%)
  • 9th Grade: 14   (2.59%)
  • 10th Grade: 23   (4.25%)
  • 11th Grade: 11   (2.03%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 20   (3.7%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 293   (54.16%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 37   (6.84%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 38   (7.02%)
  • Associate Degree: 20   (3.7%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 39   (7.21%)
  • Master's Degree: 13   (2.4%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 3   (0.55%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 2   (0.37%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 16   (2.98%)
  • 9th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 10th Grade: 28   (5.21%)
  • 11th Grade: 31   (5.77%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 15   (2.79%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 257   (47.86%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 48   (8.94%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 54   (10.06%)
  • Associate Degree: 25   (4.66%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 44   (8.19%)
  • Master's Degree: 15   (2.79%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 2   (0.37%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Highland Township, Missouri

  • Lewis Co. C-1


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: Po Box 366, Ewing, MO 63440, Phone: (573) 209-3217, Students: 1,033 )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Highland Township, Missouri

  • Ewing Elem.


    ( Grades: K-2, Location: Po Box 366, Ewing, MO 63440, Phone: (573) 209-3403, Students: 292 )

  • Highland Elem.


    ( Grades: 3-6, Location: Po Box 366, Ewing, MO 63440, Phone: (573) 209-3586, Students: 284 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Highland Township, Missouri

  • Highland Jr.-sr. High


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: Po Box 366, Ewing, MO 63440, Phone: (573) 209-3215, Students: 457 )



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Highland Township, Missouri affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Highland Township, Missouri.

Area Features of Highland Township, Missouri


Airport


(1) Staggs Airport Historical  

Bridge


(1) Haycraft Bridge   (2) Steele Bridge  

Building


(1) R - 4 Fire Protection District Station 1 Headquarters  

Cemetery


(1) Briscoe Cemetery   (2) Cason Cemetery   (3) Cool Spring Cemetery   (4) Prim Cemetery   (5) Wagner Cemetery  

Church


(1) Cool Springs Church Historical   (2) Gilead Church   (3) Mount Olivet Church   (4) New Providence Church  

Civil


(1) City Of Ewing   (2) Township Of Highland  

Dam


(1) Bridgman Dam   (2) Dickson Lake Dam   (3) Doscher Brothers Dam   (4) E F Speckhart Dam   (5) Ewing Dam   (6) Klocke Lake Dam   (7) Loscher Lake Dam   (8) Sparrow Lake Dam  

Populated Place


(1) Argola   (2) Benbow   (3) Ewing   (4) Gilead   (5) Nelsonville   (6) Tolona  

Reservoir


(1) Doctor Wells Lake   (2) Doscher Brothers Lake   (3) Ewing Lake   (4) Klocke Lake   (5) Loscher Lake   (6) Speckhart Lake  

School


(1) Gilead School   (2) Haycraft School Historical  

Spring


(1) Cool Springs  

Stream


(1) Allen Branch   (2) Bentbow Branch   (3) Little Grassy Creek  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Highland Township, Missouri

63440 (pop. 1,434)


Cities Nearby Highland Township, Missouri

Ewing City, MO  (pop. 495) 0.7 Miles
Dickerson Township, MO  (pop. 350) 7.3 Miles
Monticello Village, MO  (pop. 102) 8.0 Miles
Lewistown Town, MO  (pop. 584) 8.1 Miles
La Belle Township, MO  (pop. 1,361) 11.1 Miles
La Grange City, MO  (pop. 845) 11.2 Miles
Tiger Fork Township, MO  (pop. 202) 12.5 Miles
Canton City, MO  (pop. 2,926) 13.1 Miles
Canton Township, MO  (pop. 4,018) 13.3 Miles
La Belle City, MO  (pop. 507) 13.7 Miles



Area Code(s) in Highland Township, Missouri

573



Elevation in Highland Township, Missouri is 676.0 ft. (206.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Highland Township, Missouri

Lat: 40.001800 N        Long: -91.704631 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Highland Township, Missouri need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In Missouri

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.36 6.46 4.95 6.81 0.00 6.46
  Total Electric Industry 7.36 6.46 4.95 6.81 0.00 6.46
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.39 6.39 4.90 6.90 0.00 6.46
  Total Electric Industry 7.39 6.39 4.90 6.90 0.00 6.46
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.44 6.39 4.78 7.06 0.00 6.41
  Total Electric Industry 7.44 6.39 4.78 7.06 0.00 6.41
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.26 6.26 4.71 7.10 0.00 6.33
  Total Electric Industry 7.26 6.26 4.71 7.10 0.00 6.33
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.29 6.20 4.62 7.07 0.00 6.28
  Total Electric Industry 7.29 6.20 4.62 7.07 0.00 6.28
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.25 6.18 4.53 7.05 0.00 6.25
  Total Electric Industry 7.25 6.18 4.53 7.05 0.00 6.25
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.08 6.04 4.44 7.03 0.00 6.11
  Total Electric Industry 7.08 6.04 4.44 7.03 0.00 6.11
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.09 6.00 4.46 6.77 0.00 6.09
  Total Electric Industry 7.09 6.00 4.46 6.77 0.00 6.09
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.08 5.99 4.43 6.25 0.00 6.08
  Total Electric Industry 7.08 5.99 4.43 6.25 0.00 6.08
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 2.41 0.00 0.00 0.00 2.41
  Full-Service Providers 7.12 5.97 4.38 6.26 0.00 6.07
  Total Electric Industry 7.12 5.96 4.38 6.26 0.00 6.06
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.04 5.83 4.43 6.02 0.00 6.02
  Total Electric Industry 7.04 5.83 4.43 6.02 0.00 6.02
2001              
  Full-Service Providers 7.00 5.89 4.39 6.08 0.00 6.03
  Total Electric Industry 7.00 5.89 4.39 6.08 0.00 6.03
2002              
  Full-Service Providers 7.06 5.88 4.42 6.20 0.00 6.09
  Total Electric Industry 7.06 5.88 4.42 6.20 0.00 6.09
2003              
  Full-Service Providers 6.96 5.78 4.49 0.00 0.00 6.02
  Total Electric Industry 6.96 5.78 4.49 0.00 0.00 6.02
2004              
  Full-Service Providers 6.97 5.80 4.62 0.00 4.91 6.07
  Total Electric Industry 6.97 5.80 4.62 0.00 4.91 6.07
2005              
  Full-Service Providers 7.08 5.92 4.54 0.00 4.77 6.13
  Total Electric Industry 7.08 5.92 4.54 0.00 4.77 6.13
2006              
  Full-Service Providers 7.44 6.08 4.58 0.00 5.75 6.30
  Total Electric Industry 7.44 6.08 4.58 0.00 5.75 6.30

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Highland Township, Missouri

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 53   (6.7%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 37   (4.7%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 16   (2.0%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 137   (17.3%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 87   (11.0%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 135   (17.1%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 135   (17.1%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 15   (1.9%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 24   (3.0%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 16   (2.0%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 8   (1.0%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 65   (8.2%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 63   (8.0%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Highland Township, Missouri)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 533

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 152

In 3-person carpool : 3

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 0

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 2

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 6

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 36


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Highland Township, Missouri)

Less than 5 minutes : 34

5 to 9 minutes : 87

10 to 14 minutes : 7

15 to 19 minutes : 29

20 to 24 minutes : 97

25 to 29 minutes : 62

30 to 34 minutes : 259

35 to 39 minutes : 36

40 to 44 minutes : 42

45 to 59 minutes : 41

60 to 89 minutes : 0

90 or more minutes : 2


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Highland Township, Missouri)

With Social Security income : 205

No Social Security income : 431


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Highland Township, Missouri)

With retirement income : 127

No retirement income : 509


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Highland Township, Missouri)

Less than $10,000 : 7

$10,000 to $14,999 : 6

$15,000 to $19,999 : 3

$20,000 to $24,999 : 9

$25,000 to $29,999 : 11

$30,000 to $34,999 : 90

$35,000 to $39,999 : 15

$40,000 to $44,999 : 19

$45,000 to $49,999 : 35

$50,000 to $59,999 : 86

$60,000 to $74,999 : 49

$75,000 to $99,999 : 77

$100,000 to $124,999 : 25

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Highland Township, Missouri)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $54,674


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Highland Township, Missouri

  • KOKX (1310 AM; 1.0 kW; Warsaw, IL; Owner: Russell Withers, Jr.)
  • WGEM (1440 AM; 5.0 kW; Quincy, IL; Owner: Quincy Broadcasting Company)

FM Radio Stations Near Highland Township, Missouri

  • WGEM-FM (105.1 FM; Quincy, IL; Owner: Quincy Newspapers, Inc.)
  • KZZK (105.9 FM; Hannibal, MO; Owner: Staradio Corporation)
  • WGCA-FM (88.5 FM; Quincy, IL; Owner: Great Commission Broadcasting Corporation)
  • NEW (89.1 FM; Shelbina, MO; Owner: Serendipity Educational Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WIUW (89.5 FM; Warsaw, IL; Owner: Western Illinois University)
  • WQUB (90.3 FM; Quincy, IL; Owner: Quincy University Corporation)
  • NEW (91.1 FM; Quincy, IL; Owner: Quincy Not For Profit Jazz Corporation)
  • KJIR (91.7 FM; Hannibal, MO; Owner: Believers Broadcasting Corporation)
  • KGRC (92.9 FM; Hannibal, MO; Owner: Staradio Corporation)
  • KOKX-FM (95.3 FM; Wayland, MO; Owner: W. Russell Withers, Jr.)
  • KRNQ (96.3 FM; Wayland, MO; Owner: David M. Lister)
  • KICK-FM (97.9 FM; Palmyra, MO; Owner: Double O Missouri Corporation)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Highland Township, Missouri

  • WGEM-TV (Channel 10; Quincy, IL; Owner: Quincy Broadcasting Company)
  • WTJR (Channel 16; Quincy, IL; Owner: Christian Television Network, Inc.)
  • WQEC (Channel 27; Quincy, IL; Owner: West Central Illinois Educational Telecommunications Corp.)
  • KHQA-TV (Channel 7; Quincy, IL; Owner: Barrington Quincy License Llc)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Highland Township, Missouri

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 111  (23.7%)
  • Service Occupations: 26  (5.5%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 53  (11.3%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 100  (21.3%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 83  (22.8%)
  • Service Occupations: 60  (16.5%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 151  (41.5%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 168 Farms In Highland Township, Missouri


(updated 2008)



Banks In Highland Township, Missouri

United State Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $130.5k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 3

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Highland Township, Missouri

  • Quincy Regional-Baldwin Field


    (about 27.3 miles in Fowler, Illinois; Airport Code: UIN)

  • Keokuk Municipal


    (about 34.8 miles in Keokuk, Iowa; Airport Code: EOK)

  • Clarence Cannon Memorial


    (about 44.8 miles in La Plata, Missouri; Airport Code: IRK)

  • Kirksville Regional


    (about 44.9 miles in La Plata, Missouri; Airport Code: IRK)

  • Fort Madison Municipal


    (about 49.6 miles in Fort Madison, Iowa; Airport Code: FMS)

  • Omar N Bradley


    (about 53.4 miles in Moberly, Missouri; Airport Code: MBY)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Highland Township, Missouri

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

79.22%

Carpooled

12.27%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.0%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

2.55%

Other Means

2.07%

Worked At Home

3.89%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Highland Township, Missouri, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.





(updated 2010)



Household Type
(Highland Township, Missouri)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 379

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 36

Female householder, no husband present : 17

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 116

Householder not living alone : 88


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Highland Township, Missouri)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 77

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 14

All other households : 545


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Highland Township, Missouri)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 340

Renter-occupied housing units : 39

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 15

Renter-occupied housing units : 21

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 9

Renter-occupied housing units : 8

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 105

Renter-occupied housing units : 99


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Highland Township, Missouri)

Less than $10,000 : 24

$10,000 to $14,999 : 33

$15,000 to $19,999 : 16

$20,000 to $24,999 : 82

$25,000 to $29,999 : 21

$30,000 to $34,999 : 99

$35,000 to $39,999 : 38

$40,000 to $44,999 : 28

$45,000 to $49,999 : 48

$50,000 to $59,999 : 94

$60,000 to $74,999 : 51

$75,000 to $99,999 : 77

$100,000 to $124,999 : 25

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Highland Township, Missouri)

Total : 787


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Highland Township, Missouri)

Occupied : 636

Vacant : 151


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Highland Township, Missouri)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Highland Township, Missouri)

Built 2005 or later : 6

Built 2000 to 2004 : 95

Built 1990 to 1999 : 180

Built 1980 to 1989 : 65

Built 1970 to 1979 : 135

Built 1960 to 1969 : 91

Built 1950 to 1959 : 40

Built 1940 to 1949 : 15

Built 1939 or earlier : 160


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Highland Township, Missouri)

Utility gas : 162

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 250

Electricity : 160

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 64

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Highland Township, Missouri)

Less than $10,000 : 3

$10,000 to $14,999 : 15

$15,000 to $19,999 : 8

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 3

$30,000 to $34,999 : 38

$35,000 to $39,999 : 12

$40,000 to $49,999 : 30

$50,000 to $59,999 : 37

$60,000 to $69,999 : 14

$70,000 to $79,999 : 28

$80,000 to $89,999 : 44

$90,000 to $99,999 : 6

$100,000 to $124,999 : 73

$125,000 to $149,999 : 56

$150,000 to $174,999 : 19

$175,000 to $199,999 : 13

$200,000 to $249,999 : 42

$250,000 to $299,999 : 14

$300,000 to $399,999 : 0

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 14

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Highland Township, Missouri)

Housing units with a mortgage, contract to purchase, or similar debt:

With either a second mortgage or home equity loan, but not both:

Second mortgage only : 5

Home equity loan only : 4

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 282

Housing units without a mortgage : 178


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Highland Township, Missouri)

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $173,400

Built 1990 to 1999 : $106,900

Built 1980 to 1989 : $206,500

Built 1970 to 1979 : $125,000

Built 1960 to 1969 : $47,500

Built 1950 to 1959 : $86,300

Built 1940 to 1949 : $45,000

Built 1939 or earlier : $86,100


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Highland Township, Missouri: 70.4%

Percentage of Family Households in Missouri: 65.3%


(updated 2010)









Median Household Income In 2000 (Highland Township, MO): $32,021
Median Household Income In 2000 (Missouri): $37,934


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Highland Township): $67,800
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Missouri): $86,900


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Highland Township): $283
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Missouri): $484


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Highland Township, Missouri

Utility Gas: 22.0%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 53.8%
Electricity: 15.2%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 9.0%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Highland Township, Missouri are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Highland Township, Missouri

Lewis County Hha


     Address: P O Box 96, Monticello, Missouri 63457
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 2/1/1983

Blessing Home Care


     Address: Broadway At 14th Street, Quincy, Illinois 62305
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Hannibal Reg Hospital Hha


     Address: 6401 Highway Mm, Hannibal, Missouri 63401
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 2/19/1990

Marion Co Health Dept And Hha


     Address: 3105 Route W, Hannibal, Missouri 63401
     Ownership: Government - Local
     Certified Date: 4/15/1968

Knox County Health Dept Hha


     Address: 217 North First Street, Edina, Missouri 63537
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 2/2/1983

Hospitals Close To Highland Township, Missouri

Blessing Hospital


     Address: Broadway At 11th Street, Quincy, Illinois 62301
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Hannibal Regional Hospital


     Address: 6000 Hospital Dr, Hannibal, Missouri 63401
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Keokuk Area Hospital


     Address: 1600 Morgan Street, Keokuk, Iowa 52632
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Scotland County Memorial Hospital


     Address: Rte 1 Box 53, Memphis, Missouri 63555
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Northeast Regional Medical Center


     Address: 315 S Osteopathy, Kirksville, Missouri 63501
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Nursing Homes Close To Highland Township, Missouri

Country Aire Retirement Estates


     Address: 18540 State Highway 16, Lewistown, Missouri 63452
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 38
     Percent Occupied: 63%

La Belle Manor Care Center


     Address: 1002 Central, La Belle, Missouri 63447
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 35
     Percent Occupied: 37%

Lewis County Nursing Home District


     Address: Po Box 266, 17528 State Highway 81, Canton, Missouri 63435
     Ownership: Government - County
     Number of Residents: 79
     Percent Occupied: 67%

St Vincent's Home


     Address: 1440 North 10th Street, Quincy, Illinois 62301
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 70
     Percent Occupied: 71%

Blessing Hospital Snu


     Address: Broadway At 11th Street, Quincy, Illinois 62301
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 19
     Percent Occupied: 95%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Highland Township, Missouri

Name: Callaway
Address: PO Box 620; Callaway, MO 65251
Distance: 80 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Highland Township, Missouri

    Retired Workers: 185
    Disabled Workers: 40
    Widowers Workers: 30
    Spouses Workers: 25
    Children Workers: 20


(updated 2007)



Lewis County, Missouri Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 37.77%
  • Bush & Cheney 61.63%
  • Other 0.61%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Highland Township, Missouri citizens.

Relocation to Lewis County, MO

6.05 % of Lewis County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $25,973

Missouri Average 7.87 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Lewis County, MO (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • Adams County , IL 1.49 % ($30,574 AGI )
  • Marion County , MO 0.80 % ($22,241 AGI )

Relocation away from Lewis County, MO

6.10 % of Lewis County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $26,475

Missouri Average 7.66 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Lewis County, MO (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • Adams County , IL 1.79 % ($28,031 AGI )
  • Marion County , MO 0.86 % ($28,452 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Missouri

Low Bracket: $1,000 (1.50%)
High Bracket: $9,000 (6.00%)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Missouri

4.23%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Highland Township, Missouri is based on over 50 years of data.

















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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Highland Township, Missouri directly or research local government web sites.



Number of Sex Offenders In Missouri

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
10,719 11,031 7,324 6,996 7,284 11,226 12,194 12,707 13,442 14,243


(updated 2014)



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