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Demographics Analysis

The people of Barton County, 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
(Barton County, Missouri)

Male:

Under 5 years : 451

5 to 9 years : 439

10 to 14 years : 559

15 to 17 years : 300

18 and 19 years : 141

20 years : 107

21 years : 71

22 to 24 years : 166

25 to 29 years : 401

30 to 34 years : 348

35 to 39 years : 371

40 to 44 years : 459

45 to 49 years : 461

50 to 54 years : 445

55 to 59 years : 332

60 and 61 years : 121

62 to 64 years : 254

65 and 66 years : 65

67 to 69 years : 239

70 to 74 years : 177

75 to 79 years : 149

80 to 84 years : 162

85 years and over : 113

Female:

Under 5 years : 353

5 to 9 years : 456

10 to 14 years : 451

15 to 17 years : 293

18 and 19 years : 127

20 years : 108

21 years : 6

22 to 24 years : 228

25 to 29 years : 400

30 to 34 years : 341

35 to 39 years : 407

40 to 44 years : 370

45 to 49 years : 480

50 to 54 years : 459

55 to 59 years : 397

60 and 61 years : 129

62 to 64 years : 216

65 and 66 years : 74

67 to 69 years : 120

70 to 74 years : 306

75 to 79 years : 179

80 to 84 years : 315

85 years and over : 149


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Barton County, Missouri)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 6,468

Multiple ancestry : 3,510

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 363

Ancestry not reported : 2,354


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Barton County, Missouri)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 12,561

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 29

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 0

Not a U.S. citizen : 105


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Barton County, Missouri)

Total:

Under 5 years : 804

5 to 17 years : 2,498

18 to 24 years : 954

25 to 34 years : 1,490

35 to 44 years : 1,607

45 to 54 years : 1,845

55 to 59 years : 729

60 and 61 years : 250

62 to 64 years : 470

65 to 74 years : 981

75 years and over : 1,067

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 665

5 to 17 years : 1,887

18 to 24 years : 532

25 to 34 years : 880

35 to 44 years : 949

45 to 54 years : 1,008

55 to 59 years : 473

60 and 61 years : 146

62 to 64 years : 306

65 to 74 years : 571

75 years and over : 575

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 124

5 to 17 years : 551

18 to 24 years : 422

25 to 34 years : 591

35 to 44 years : 633

45 to 54 years : 822

55 to 59 years : 256

60 and 61 years : 104

62 to 64 years : 164

65 to 74 years : 410

75 years and over : 492

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 14

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 15

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 : 15

5 to 17 years : 46

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 19

35 to 44 years : 25

45 to 54 years : 0

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


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Barton County, Missouri)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 4,061

Female : 3,931

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 2,194

Female : 2,375

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 17

Female : 12

Foreign born:

Male : 59

Female : 46


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Barton County, Missouri)

Born in state of residence : 7,703

Born in other state in the United States : 4,316

Native: born outside the United States : 29

Foreign born : 105


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Barton County, Missouri)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 1,061

Now married, except separated : 3,957

Divorced : 416

Separated : 115

Widowed : 378

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 485

Now married, except separated : 2,704

Divorced : 343

Separated : 113

Widowed : 323

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 14

Now married, except separated : 15

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 18

Now married, except separated : 44

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 11,623

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 54

Speak English less than "very well" : 19

German:

Speak English "very well" : 33

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other West Germanic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 57

Speak English less than "very well" : 10

Scandinavian languages:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 4

Other Asian languages:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 74

Other Native North American languages:

Speak English "very well" : 17

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Barton County, Missouri

  • German: 2,741   (24.7%)
  • United States Or American: 2,128   (19.2%)
  • Irish: 1,512   (13.6%)
  • English: 1,337   (12.1%)
  • Other Groups: 1,304   (11.8%)
  • French (except Basque): 367   (3.3%)
  • Dutch: 328   (3.0%)
  • Italian: 263   (2.4%)
  • Scotch-irish: 255   (2.3%)
  • Scottish: 123   (1.1%)
  • Polish: 105   (0.9%)
  • Swiss: 90   (0.8%)
  • Swedish: 86   (0.8%)
  • European: 80   (0.7%)
  • Norwegian: 61   (0.6%)
  • Welsh: 47   (0.4%)
  • British: 47   (0.4%)
  • Austrian: 43   (0.4%)
  • French Canadian: 40   (0.4%)
  • Danish: 23   (0.2%)
  • Czech: 18   (0.2%)
  • Yugoslavian: 17   (0.2%)
  • Finnish: 11   (0.1%)
  • Australian: 10   (0.1%)
  • Belgian: 7   (0.1%)
  • Russian: 7   (0.1%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 6   (0.1%)
  • Greek: 6   (0.1%)
  • Canadian: 6   (0.1%)
  • Iranian: 6   (0.1%)
  • Turkish: 5   (0.0%)
  • Subsaharan African: 5   (0.0%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Barton County, Missouri is 12,695



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Barton County, Missouri: 6,331
Female Population in Barton County, Missouri: 6,364


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Barton County, Missouri: 37.7
Median Female Resident Age in Barton County, Missouri: 40.2


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Missouri is 38


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Barton County, Missouri


White


Both sexes

41.1

Male

39.3

Female

43.0

Black or African American


Both sexes

14.5

Male

14.5

Female

15.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

36.0

Male

24.0

Female

42.7

Asian


Both sexes

42.5

Male

32.5

Female

43.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

29.5

Male

30.5

Female

28.0

Other


Both sexes

21.5

Male

22.5

Female

21.3

Two or More Races


Both sexes

21.0

Male

18.6

Female

24.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

18.8

Male

19.5

Female

17.8

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

41.3

Male

39.4

Female

43.1


(updated 2010)



Races in Barton County, Missouri


  • White: 12,153
  • African American: 30
  • American Indian: 187
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 34
  • Two or More Races: 291



(updated 2013)



The population density in Barton County, Missouri is 21 people per square mile.


(updated 2010)



Foreign Born Residents in Barton County, Missouri

Barton County: 89
         Asia: 22.5%
         Europe: 30.3%
         Latin America: 37.1%

Missouri: 151,196
         Asia: 34.9%
         Europe: 28.5%
         Latin America: 25.8%


(updated 2010)



The daytime population change in Barton County, Missouri due to commuting is -1,300 (-10.5%).


(updated 2010)



Marriage Population in Barton County, Missouri

Male:

 

Never Married

10.94%

Now Married:

 

Married, Spouse Present

29.40%

Married, Spouse Absent:

 

Separated

0.63%

Other

0.71%

Widowed

1.50%

Divorced

5.14%

Female:

 

Never Married

7.95%

Now Married:

 

Married, Spouse Present

29.34%

Married, Spouse Absent:

 

Separated

0.98%

Other

0.40%

Widowed

7.34%

Divorced

5.67%

(updated 2010)



Urban/Rural Population in Barton County, Missouri

Urban:

 

Inside Urbanized Areas

0.0%

Inside Urban Clusters

34.23%

Rural:

 

Farm

12.49%

Nonfarm

53.28%

(updated 2010)



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Education Analysis

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

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Barton County, Missouri

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 13   (0.34%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 18   (0.47%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 18   (0.47%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 291   (7.57%)
  • 9th Grade: 110   (2.86%)
  • 10th Grade: 202   (5.25%)
  • 11th Grade: 108   (2.81%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 105   (2.73%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 1,658   (43.13%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 280   (7.28%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 475   (12.36%)
  • Associate Degree: 138   (3.59%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 291   (7.57%)
  • Master's Degree: 105   (2.73%)
  • Professional School Degree: 27   (0.7%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 5   (0.13%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 17   (0.4%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 3   (0.07%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 24   (0.57%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 284   (6.72%)
  • 9th Grade: 131   (3.1%)
  • 10th Grade: 212   (5.02%)
  • 11th Grade: 205   (4.85%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 90   (2.13%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 1,816   (42.97%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 348   (8.23%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 493   (11.67%)
  • Associate Degree: 177   (4.19%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 253   (5.99%)
  • Master's Degree: 119   (2.82%)
  • Professional School Degree: 38   (0.9%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 16   (0.38%)


(updated 2010)



School Enrollment in Barton County, Missouri

Male:


  • Enrolled In Nursery School, Preschool: 145 (2.5%)
  • Enrolled In Kindergarten: 72 (1.2%)
  • Enrolled In Grade 1 To Grade 4: 373 (6.3%)
  • Enrolled In Grade 5 To Grade 8: 443 (7.5%)
  • Enrolled In Grade 9 To Grade 12: 395 (6.7%)
  • Enrolled In College, Undergraduate Years: 120 (2.0%)
  • Enrolled In Graduate Or Professional School: 20 (0.3%)
  • Not Enrolled In School: 4,338 (73.5%)

Female:


  • Enrolled In Nursery School, Preschool: 79 (1.3%)
  • Enrolled In Kindergarten: 129 (2.1%)
  • Enrolled In Grade 1 To Grade 4: 357 (5.9%)
  • Enrolled In Grade 5 To Grade 8: 339 (5.6%)
  • Enrolled In Grade 9 To Grade 12: 338 (5.6%)
  • Enrolled In College, Undergraduate Years: 136 (2.2%)
  • Enrolled In Graduate Or Professional School: 13 (0.2%)
  • Not Enrolled In School: 4,680 (77.1%)

(updated 2010)



Largest School Agency's In Barton County, Missouri

  • Lamar R-i


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: 202 W 7th, Lamar, MO 64759, Phone: (417) 682-3527, Students: 1,351 )

  • Liberal R-ii


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: Po Box 38, Liberal, MO 64762, Phone: (417) 843-5115, Students: 583 )

  • Golden City R-iii


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: 1208 Walnut St, Golden City, MO 64748, Phone: (417) 537-4900, Students: 293 )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Barton County, Missouri

  • Lamar Elem.


    ( Grades: 3-5, Location: 202 W 7th, Lamar, MO 64759, Phone: (417) 682-3567, Students: 328 )

  • East Elem.


    ( Grades: KG-2, Location: 1600 E 12th St, Lamar, MO 64759, Phone: (417) 681-0613, Students: 319 )

  • Liberal Elem.


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: Po Box 38, Liberal, MO 64762, Phone: (417) 843-5865, Students: 308 )

  • Lamar Middle


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 202 W 7th, Lamar, MO 64759, Phone: (417) 682-3548, Students: 306 )

  • Golden City Elem.


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 1208 Walnut St, Golden City, MO 64748, Phone: (417) 537-4272, Students: 147 )

  • Liberal Middle


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: Po Box 38, Liberal, MO 64762, Phone: (417) 843-6033, Students: 127 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Barton County, Missouri

  • Lamar High


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 202 W 7th, Lamar, MO 64759, Phone: (417) 682-5571, Students: 398 )

  • Liberal High


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: Po Box 38, Liberal, MO 64762, Phone: (417) 843-2125, Students: 148 )

  • Golden City High


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: 1208 Walnut St, Golden City, MO 64748, Phone: (417) 537-8311, Students: 146 )

  • Lamar Area Voc.-tech. Sch.


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 202 W 7th, Lamar, MO 64759, Phone: (417) 682-3384, )

Public Libraries (Branch) In Barton County, Missouri

  • Happy & Mary Curless Library


    201 S. Main, Liberal, MO 64762

  • Hylton Library


    607 Main St, Golden City, MO 64748

(updated 2012)

Public Libraries (Central) In Barton County, Missouri

  • Mary K. Finley Library


    300 W 10th St, Lamar, MO 64759

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Barton County, Missouri


  • Barton County Historical Society


    85 S Highway 281, Great Bend, KS 67530

  • Barton County Historical Society


    Po Box 416, Lamar, MO 64759

  • Ellinwood Community Historical Society & Advisory Commission


    Po Box 111, Ellinwood, KS 67526

  • Great Bend Zoological Society Inc


    1209 Williams, Great Bend, KS 67530

  • Hoisington Community Historical Society Inc


    1315 Susank Road, Hoisington, KS 67544

  • Kansas Oil & Gas Museum Foundation


    Po Box 1294, Great Bend, KS 67530

  • Kansas Oil And Gas Museum


    5944 10th St, Great Bend, KS 67530

  • Lamar Community Betterment Council Inc


    Po Box, Lamar, MO 64759

  • Smith & Wesson Historicalfoundation


    4912 Quail Creek Dr, Great Bend, KS 67530

  • St Catherines Of Dubuque Heritage Association


    2136 Ne 90 Ave, Hoisington, KS 67544

  • St Peter And Paul Heritage Association


    Po Box 324, Ellinwood, KS 67526

  • Sunflower Rod And Custom Association


    Po Box 1362, Great Bend, KS 67530

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Barton County, 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 Barton County, Missouri.

Area Features of Barton County, Missouri


Airport


(1) Lamar Municipal Airport   (2) Okie Dokie Airport  

Area


(1) Cherokee Plains  

Building


(1) Asbury Fire Protection District Station 1   (2) Asbury Fire Protection District Station 2   (3) Barton County Sheriff S Office   (4) Golden City Volunteer Fire Department   (5) Lamar Fire Department   (6) Lamar Police Department   (7) Liberal Police Department   (8) Liberal Rural Fire Department   (9) Mindenmines Volunteer Fire Department  

Cemetery


(1) Bakers Grove Cemetery   (2) Barton City Cemetery   (3) Cook Cemetery   (4) East Side Cemetery   (5) Fair View Cemetery   (6) Georgia City Cemetery   (7) Harlow-wright Cemetery   (8) Howell Cemetery   (9) Iantha Cemetery   (10) Independent Order Of Odd Fellows Cemetery   (11) Killey Cemetery   (12) Kistler Cemetery   (13) Lake Cemetery   (14) Leroy Cemetery   (15) Liberal Cemetery   (16) Memory Gardens Cemetery   (17) Mindenmines Cemetery   (18) Mount Carmel Cemetery   (19) Nigh Cemetery   (20) Oak Grove Cemetery   (21) Pierce Cemetery   (22) Pippenger Cemetery   (23) Pleasant View Cemetery   (24) Saint Marys Cemetery   (25) Worthen Cemetery   (26) Yale Cemetery  

Census


(1) Iantha Census Designated Place   (2) Irwin Census Designated Place   (3) Kenoma Census Designated Place   (4) Oskaloosa Census Designated Place  

Church


(1) Bethany Church   (2) Bethlehem Church   (3) Central Chapel   (4) Forest Grove Church   (5) Hopewell Church   (6) Maple Grove Church   (7) Morehead Church   (8) Mount Carmel Church   (9) New Bethel Church   (10) Verdella Church  

Civil


(1) Barton County   (2) City Of Asbury   (3) City Of Golden City   (4) City Of Lamar   (5) City Of Lamar Heights   (6) City Of Liberal   (7) City Of Mindenmines   (8) Ozark Gateway Planning Region   (9) Town Of Burgess   (10) Township Of Barton City   (11) Township Of Central   (12) Township Of City   (13) Township Of Golden City   (14) Township Of Grant   (15) Township Of Jasper   (16) Township Of Lamar   (17) Township Of Leroy   (18) Township Of Marion   (19) Township Of Nashville   (20) Township Of Newport   (21) Township Of Ozark   (22) Township Of Richland   (23) Township Of South West   (24) Township Of Union  

Dam


(1) Asbury Farms Dam   (2) Bean Lake Dam   (3) Blackberry Hay Farm Dam   (4) Cass Dam   (5) Curless Lake Dam   (6) Davis Lake Dam   (7) Diggs Lake Dam   (8) Don Bunton Dam   (9) Earl Dumm Dam   (10) Embery Lake Dam   (11) Gardner Farms Lake Dam   (12) Garfield Lake Dam   (13) Habeyle Dam   (14) Lamar Lake Dam   (15) Logue Lake Dam   (16) Moss Lake Dam   (17) Number 654 Dam   (18) Number 699 Dam   (19) Number 704 Dam   (20) Prairie Center Farm Dam   (21) Rose Lake Dam   (22) Sagehorn Lake Dam   (23) Suiters Dam   (24) Townley Lake Dam  

Forest


(1) Lester R Davis Memorial State Forest  

Hospital


(1) Barton County Memorial Hospital  

Locale


(1) Alston Historical   (2) Barco Drive-in   (3) Fairbanks   (4) Georgia City   (5) Hornaday Historical   (6) Konantz Historical   (7) Lamar Country Club   (8) Last Chance   (9) Le Roy   (10) Pleasant View Community Center   (11) Smith Community Center   (12) Victory Community Center  

Park


(1) Hunkah Prairie State Wildlife Area   (2) Liberal City Park   (3) Wah-sha-she Prairie State Wildlife Area  

Populated Place


(1) Ardath   (2) Asbury   (3) Boston   (4) Burgess   (5) Bushnell   (6) Davenport   (7) Esrom   (8) Galesburg   (9) Golden City   (10) Hannon   (11) Iantha   (12) Irwin   (13) Kenoma   (14) Lamar   (15) Lamar Heights   (16) Layneville   (17) Liberal   (18) Medoc   (19) Milford   (20) Miller Brothers Historical   (21) Mindenmines   (22) Newport   (23) Oakton   (24) Sherwood Historical   (25) Sylvania   (26) Verdella   (27) Wimmer  

Post Office


(1) Esrom Post Office   (2) Fairbanks Post Office Historical   (3) Le Roy Post Office   (4) Mindenmines Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Asbury Farms Lake   (2) Beans Lake   (3) Blackberry Hay Farm Lake   (4) Browning West Lake   (5) Cass Lake   (6) Emberry Lake   (7) Finley Lake   (8) Gardner Farms Lake   (9) Habeyle Lake   (10) John Gardner Lake   (11) Lamar City Lake   (12) Lamar Lake   (13) Lawless Lake   (14) Logue Lake   (15) Logues Lake   (16) Mayo Lake   (17) Moss Lake   (18) Number 180 Reservoir   (19) Old Schreiner Lake   (20) Prairie Center Farm Lake   (21) Roses Lake   (22) Suiters Lake   (23) Townley Lake  

School


(1) Ackley School Historical   (2) Anderson School Historical   (3) Asbury School Historical   (4) Bakers Grove School Historical   (5) Banner School Historical   (6) Barton City School Historical   (7) Blackberry Flat School Historical   (8) Blackberry School Historical   (9) Blackjack School Historical   (10) Boston School Historical   (11) Bryan School Historical   (12) Caput School Historical   (13) Central School Historical   (14) Cherry Grove School Historical   (15) City View School Historical   (16) Coal Valley School Historical   (17) Cross Roads School Historical   (18) Davenport School Historical   (19) Dorris Valley School Historical   (20) East Elementary School   (21) East Opolis School Historical   (22) Excelsior School Historical   (23) Fairmount School Historical   (24) Fairview School Historical   (25) Farmer School Historical   (26) Forest Grove School Historical   (27) Friendship School Historical   (28) Galmartin School Historical   (29) Ginger Hill School Historical   (30) Glendale School Historical   (31) Golden City Elementary School   (32) Golden City High School   (33) Golden City School Historical   (34) Golden Grove School Historical   (35) Haines Grove School Historical   (36) Harmony School Historical   (37) Irwin School Historical   (38) Kenoma School Historical   (39) Lamar Area Vocational-technical School   (40) Lamar Elementary School   (41) Lamar High School   (42) Lamar Middle School   (43) Ledbetter School Historical   (44) Liberal Elementary School   (45) Liberal High School   (46) Liberal Middle School   (47) Lone Star School Historical   (48) Lookout School Historical   (49) Medoc School Historical   (50) Milford School Historical   (51) Montrose School Historical   (52) Mount Carmel School Historical   (53) Newport School Historical   (54) North Star School Historical   (55) Oakton School Historical   (56) Old Sylvania School Historical   (57) Oskaloosa School   (58) Ozark School Historical   (59) Pleasant Hill School Historical   (60) Pleasant Valley School Historical   (61) Pleasant View School Historical   (62) Prairie Bell School Historical   (63) Prairie Chapel School Historical   (64) Prairie Home School Historical   (65) Prairie Rose School Historical   (66) Prairie Star School Historical   (67) Rockdale School Historical   (68) Rose Branch School Historical   (69) Shady Grove School Historical   (70) Shiloh School Historical   (71) Silver Creek School Historical   (72) Snowflake School Historical   (73) Southwest School Historical   (74) Star Valley School Historical   (75) Stone School Historical   (76) Sunshine School Historical   (77) Triumph School Historical   (78) Union School Historical   (79) Victory School Historical   (80) West Point School Historical   (81) West Star School Historical   (82) West Union School Historical  

Stream


(1) Big George Branch   (2) Bitter Creek   (3) Bucks Run Creek   (4) Chaney Branch   (5) Cold Branch   (6) Coon Creek   (7) Dicks Fork   (8) Dorris Creek   (9) East Drywood Creek   (10) East Fork Dry Wood Creek   (11) Elm Branch   (12) Fleck Creek   (13) Glendale Fork   (14) Kyle Creek   (15) Little North Fork   (16) Murphy Creek   (17) North Fork Spring River   (18) Painter Branch   (19) Pettis Creek   (20) Pond Creek   (21) Sams Branch   (22) Second Nicolson Creek   (23) West Elm Branch   (24) West Fork River  

Summit


(1) Blue Mound   (2) Haake Mound  

Tower


(1) Kkuz-fm Joplin  

Woods


(1) Golden Grove  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Barton County, Missouri

64759 (pop. 8,151) 64748 (pop. 1,669) 64762 (pop. 1,632)
64832 (pop. 724) 64769 (pop. 678)  


Counties Nearby Barton County, Missouri

Barton County, MO  (pop. 12,695) 0.0 Miles
Vernon County, MO  (pop. 20,911) 24.4 Miles
Jasper County, MO  (pop. 116,594) 24.6 Miles
Dade County, MO  (pop. 7,503) 27.6 Miles
Cedar County, MO  (pop. 13,790) 29.0 Miles
Newton County, MO  (pop. 58,897) 41.0 Miles
Lawrence County, MO  (pop. 38,402) 41.6 Miles
St. Clair County, MO  (pop. 9,379) 48.5 Miles



Area Code(s) in Barton County, Missouri

417



Elevation in Barton County, Missouri is 988.0 ft. (301.0 meters)



Land Area in Barton County, Missouri: 591.9 Sq. Miles
Water Area in Barton County, Missouri: 4.8 Sq. Miles



Latitude/Longitude of Barton County, Missouri

Lat: 37.497277 N        Long: -94.325534 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Barton County, 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
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kilowatthour)
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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 Barton County, Missouri

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 168   (3.1%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 107   (2.0%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 173   (3.2%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 428   (7.9%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 638   (11.8%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 773   (14.3%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 1,144   (21.1%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 433   (8.0%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 172   (3.2%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 187   (3.5%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 64   (1.2%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 58   (1.1%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 534   (9.9%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 530   (9.8%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Barton County, Missouri)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 4,198

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 477

In 3-person carpool : 180

In 4-person carpool : 80

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 104

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 7

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 : 3

Motorcycle : 31

Bicycle : 2

Walked : 210

Other means : 27

Worked at home : 292


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Barton County, Missouri)

Less than 5 minutes : 424

5 to 9 minutes : 1,205

10 to 14 minutes : 629

15 to 19 minutes : 523

20 to 24 minutes : 552

25 to 29 minutes : 339

30 to 34 minutes : 492

35 to 39 minutes : 174

40 to 44 minutes : 184

45 to 59 minutes : 392

60 to 89 minutes : 275

90 or more minutes : 130


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Barton County, Missouri)

With Social Security income : 1,595

No Social Security income : 3,354


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Barton County, Missouri)

With retirement income : 731

No retirement income : 4,218


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Barton County, Missouri)

Less than $10,000 : 122

$10,000 to $14,999 : 175

$15,000 to $19,999 : 142

$20,000 to $24,999 : 231

$25,000 to $29,999 : 269

$30,000 to $34,999 : 284

$35,000 to $39,999 : 232

$40,000 to $44,999 : 218

$45,000 to $49,999 : 319

$50,000 to $59,999 : 601

$60,000 to $74,999 : 370

$75,000 to $99,999 : 436

$100,000 to $124,999 : 203

$125,000 to $149,999 : 27

$150,000 to $199,999 : 72

$200,000 or more : 35


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Barton County, Missouri)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $47,652


(updated 2009)



Occupations in Barton County, Missouri

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 783  (24.4%)
  • Service Occupations: 254  (7.9%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 360  (11.2%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 60  (1.9%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 601  (18.7%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 657  (24.6%)
  • Service Occupations: 591  (22.2%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 909  (34.1%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 36  (1.3%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 42  (1.6%)


(updated 2010)



Most Common Industries in Barton County, Missouri

Male:

 

Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing And Hunting, And Mining:

 

Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing And Hunting

6.78%

Mining

0.24%

Construction

6.32%

Manufacturing

18.63%

Wholesale Trade

2.33%

Retail Trade

4.30%

Transportation And Warehousing, And Utilities:

 

Transportation And Warehousing

3.30%

Utilities

0.92%

Information

0.32%

Finance, Insurance, Real Estate And Rental And Leasing:

 

Finance And Insurance

0.88%

Real Estate And Rental And Leasing

0.43%

Professional, Scientific, Management, Administrative, And Waste Management Services:

 

Professional, Scientific, And Technical Services

0.82%

Management Of Companies And Enterprises

0.0%

Administrative And Support And Waste Management Services

0.61%

Educational, Health And Social Services:

 

Educational Services

1.84%

Health Care And Social Assistance

0.85%

Arts, Entertainment, Recreation, Accommodation And Food Services:

 

Arts, Entertainment, And Recreation

0.24%

Accommodation And Food Services

0.85%

Other Services (except Public Administration)

3.01%

Public Administration

1.97%

Female:

 

Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing And Hunting, And Mining:

 

Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing And Hunting

1.45%

Mining

0.0%

Construction

1.12%

Manufacturing

10.63%

Wholesale Trade

0.66%

Retail Trade

5.02%

Transportation And Warehousing, And Utilities:

 

Transportation And Warehousing

0.48%

Utilities

0.36%

Information

0.66%

Finance, Insurance, Real Estate And Rental And Leasing:

 

Finance And Insurance

1.94%

Real Estate And Rental And Leasing

0.29%

Professional, Scientific, Management, Administrative, And Waste Management Services:

 

Professional, Scientific, And Technical Services

1.14%

Management Of Companies And Enterprises

0.0%

Administrative And Support And Waste Management Services

0.36%

Educational, Health And Social Services:

 

Educational Services

4.62%

Health Care And Social Assistance

8.18%

Arts, Entertainment, Recreation, Accommodation And Food Services:

 

Arts, Entertainment, And Recreation

0.22%

Accommodation And Food Services

4.61%

Other Services (except Public Administration)

2.21%

Public Administration

1.43%


(updated 2010)



Employment Rate In Barton County, Missouri

Employed: 5,639
Unemployed: 316



Minority Owned Firms of 100 or More in
Barton County, Missouri

  • Total Black-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total American Indian-and Alaska Native-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Asian-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Hispanic-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Native Hawaiian-and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total women-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Other: 100%



Water Usage In Barton County, Missouri

Ground Water

 
Fresh 8.09 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 8.09 Mgal/d
 

Surface Water

 
Fresh 2.60 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 2.60 Mgal/d





There are 1,968 Farms In Barton County, Missouri


(updated 2008)



Banks In Barton County, Missouri

Bank Of Minden - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $57.8k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 2

Metropolitan National Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $897k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 13

U.s. Bank National Association - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $768.3m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 3,238

Heritage State Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $128.6k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 8

Lamar Bank And Trust Company - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $135.9k
    Industry Specialization: All Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 1

Great Southern Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $3.9m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 131

(updated 2014)



Salary Income in Barton County, Missouri (1999)

With Wage Or Salary Income

69.32%

No Wage Or Salary Income

30.68%

(updated 2010)



Self-Employment Income in Barton County, Missouri (1999)

With Self-employment Income

20.35%

No Self-employment Income

79.65%

(updated 2010)



Airports Near Barton County, Missouri

  • Atkinson Municipal


    (about 22.5 miles in Frontenac, Kansas; Airport Code: PTS)

  • Nevada Municipal


    (about 24.6 miles in Nevada, Missouri; Airport Code: NVD)

  • Joplin Regional


    (about 25.7 miles in Webb City, Missouri; Airport Code: JLN)

  • Joplin Municipal


    (about 25.8 miles in Webb City, Missouri; Airport Code: JLN)

  • Fort Scott Municipal


    (about 31.9 miles in Fort Scott, Kansas; Airport Code: FSK)

  • Miami Municipal


    (about 51.2 miles in North Miami, Oklahoma; Airport Code: MIO)

  • Springfield-Branson National


    (about 54.6 miles in Springfield, Missouri; Airport Code: SGF)

  • Butler Memorial


    (about 54.8 miles in Butler, Missouri; Airport Code: BUM)

  • Tri City


    (about 65.9 miles in Dennis, Kansas; Airport Code: PPF)

  • Grand Lake Regional


    (about 70.1 miles in Grove, Oklahoma; Airport Code: NRI)

  • Coffeyville Municipal


    (about 73.9 miles in Coffeyville, Kansas; Airport Code: CFV)

  • Rogers Municipal Carter Field


    (about 78.7 miles in Rogers, Arkansas; Airport Code: ROG)

  • John the Diver


    (about 79.6 miles in Branson West, Missouri; Airport Code: ZBX)

  • Independence Municipal


    (about 83.2 miles in Tyro, Kansas; Airport Code: IDP)

  • Northwest Arkansas Regional


    (about 84.0 miles in Bentonville, Arkansas; Airport Code: XNA)

  • M. Graham Clark Downtown


    (about 85.3 miles in Point Lookout, Missouri; Airport Code: PLK)

  • M. Graham Clark - Taney County


    (about 85.3 miles in Point Lookout, Missouri; Airport Code: PLK)

  • Branson Airport


    (about 91.1 miles in Ridgedale, Missouri; Airport Code: BKG)

  • Springdale Municipal


    (about 92.1 miles in Springdale, Arkansas; Airport Code: SPZ)

  • Floyd W Jones Lebanon


    (about 92.2 miles in Lebanon, Missouri; Airport Code: LJY)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Barton County, Missouri

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

75.02%

Carpooled

15.06%

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

0.10%

Walked

2.03%

Other Means

0.77%

Worked At Home

7.01%



(updated 2010)



Most Common Occupations in Barton County, Missouri

Male:

 

Management, Professional, And Related Occupations:

 

Management, Business, And Financial Operations Occupations:

 

Management Occupations, Except Farmers And Farm Managers

3.23%

Farmers And Farm Managers

5.15%

Business And Financial Operations Occupations:

 

Business Operations Specialists

0.63%

Financial Specialists

0.31%

Professional And Related Occupations:

 

Computer And Mathematical Occupations

0.05%

Architecture And Engineering Occupations:

 

Architects, Surveyors, Cartographers, And Engineers

0.44%

Drafters, Engineering, And Mapping Technicians

0.48%

Life, Physical, And Social Science Occupations

0.22%

Community And Social Services Occupations

0.63%

Legal Occupations

0.02%

Education, Training, And Library Occupations

1.24%

Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, And Media Occupations

0.43%

Healthcare Practitioners And Technical Occupations:

 

Health Diagnosing And Treating Practitioners And Technical Occupations

0.43%

Health Technologists And Technicians

0.07%

Service Occupations:

 

Healthcare Support Occupations

0.17%

Protective Service Occupations:

 

Fire Fighting, Prevention, And Law Enforcement Workers, Including Supervisors

0.95%

Other Protective Service Workers, Including Supervisors

0.02%

Food Preparation And Serving Related Occupations

0.71%

Building And Grounds Cleaning And Maintenance Occupations

1.97%

Personal Care And Service Occupations

0.49%

Sales And Office Occupations:

 

Sales And Related Occupations

3.74%

Office And Administrative Support Occupations

2.38%

Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations

1.02%

Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations:

 

Construction And Extraction Occupations:

 

Supervisors, Construction And Extraction Workers

0.56%

Construction Trades Workers

4.91%

Extraction Workers

0.05%

Installation, Maintenance, And Repair Occupations

4.69%

Production, Transportation, And Material Moving Occupations:

 

Production Occupations

10.91%

Transportation And Material Moving Occupations:

 

Supervisors, Transportation And Material Moving Workers

0.10%

Aircraft And Traffic Control Occupations

0.0%

Motor Vehicle Operators

3.15%

Rail, Water And Other Transportation Occupations

0.22%

Material Moving Workers

5.27%

Female:

 

Management, Professional, And Related Occupations:

 

Management, Business, And Financial Operations Occupations:

 

Management Occupations, Except Farmers And Farm Managers

1.87%

Farmers And Farm Managers

0.54%

Business And Financial Operations Occupations:

 

Business Operations Specialists

0.61%

Financial Specialists

1.26%

Professional And Related Occupations:

 

Computer And Mathematical Occupations

0.29%

Architecture And Engineering Occupations:

 

Architects, Surveyors, Cartographers, And Engineers

0.0%

Drafters, Engineering, And Mapping Technicians

0.22%

Life, Physical, And Social Science Occupations

0.09%

Community And Social Services Occupations

0.34%

Legal Occupations

0.07%

Education, Training, And Library Occupations

3.25%

Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, And Media Occupations

0.14%

Healthcare Practitioners And Technical Occupations:

 

Health Diagnosing And Treating Practitioners And Technical Occupations

1.58%

Health Technologists And Technicians

0.92%

Service Occupations:

 

Healthcare Support Occupations

2.41%

Protective Service Occupations:

 

Fire Fighting, Prevention, And Law Enforcement Workers, Including Supervisors

0.0%

Other Protective Service Workers, Including Supervisors

0.24%

Food Preparation And Serving Related Occupations

4.23%

Building And Grounds Cleaning And Maintenance Occupations

1.56%

Personal Care And Service Occupations

1.60%

Sales And Office Occupations:

 

Sales And Related Occupations

4.39%

Office And Administrative Support Occupations

11.07%

Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations

0.61%

Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations:

 

Construction And Extraction Occupations:

 

Supervisors, Construction And Extraction Workers

0.19%

Construction Trades Workers

0.24%

Extraction Workers

0.0%

Installation, Maintenance, And Repair Occupations

0.29%

Production, Transportation, And Material Moving Occupations:

 

Production Occupations

5.80%

Transportation And Material Moving Occupations:

 

Supervisors, Transportation And Material Moving Workers

0.0%

Aircraft And Traffic Control Occupations

0.0%

Motor Vehicle Operators

0.32%

Rail, Water And Other Transportation Occupations

0.03%

Material Moving Workers

1.21%


(updated 2010)



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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Barton County, 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
(Barton County, Missouri)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 3,220

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 230

Female householder, no husband present : 286

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 1,045

Householder not living alone : 168


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Barton County, Missouri)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 165

Female householder and female partner : 4

Female householder and male partner : 24

All other households : 4,756


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Barton County, Missouri)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 2,562

Renter-occupied housing units : 658

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 139

Renter-occupied housing units : 91

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 167

Renter-occupied housing units : 119

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 826

Renter-occupied housing units : 387


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Barton County, Missouri)

Less than $10,000 : 428

$10,000 to $14,999 : 354

$15,000 to $19,999 : 242

$20,000 to $24,999 : 350

$25,000 to $29,999 : 418

$30,000 to $34,999 : 295

$35,000 to $39,999 : 343

$40,000 to $44,999 : 270

$45,000 to $49,999 : 354

$50,000 to $59,999 : 619

$60,000 to $74,999 : 452

$75,000 to $99,999 : 448

$100,000 to $124,999 : 217

$125,000 to $149,999 : 45

$150,000 to $199,999 : 79

$200,000 or more : 35


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Barton County, Missouri)

Total : 5,648


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Barton County, Missouri)

Occupied : 4,949

Vacant : 699


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Barton County, Missouri)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Barton County, Missouri)

Built 2005 or later : 131

Built 2000 to 2004 : 368

Built 1990 to 1999 : 695

Built 1980 to 1989 : 421

Built 1970 to 1979 : 854

Built 1960 to 1969 : 661

Built 1950 to 1959 : 741

Built 1940 to 1949 : 356

Built 1939 or earlier : 1,421


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Barton County, Missouri)

Utility gas : 2,162

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 1,303

Electricity : 916

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 58

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 451

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 51

No fuel used : 8


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Barton County, Missouri)

Less than $10,000 : 87

$10,000 to $14,999 : 96

$15,000 to $19,999 : 119

$20,000 to $24,999 : 75

$25,000 to $29,999 : 66

$30,000 to $34,999 : 146

$35,000 to $39,999 : 46

$40,000 to $49,999 : 316

$50,000 to $59,999 : 268

$60,000 to $69,999 : 301

$70,000 to $79,999 : 207

$80,000 to $89,999 : 262

$90,000 to $99,999 : 247

$100,000 to $124,999 : 425

$125,000 to $149,999 : 176

$150,000 to $174,999 : 186

$175,000 to $199,999 : 151

$200,000 to $249,999 : 246

$250,000 to $299,999 : 111

$300,000 to $399,999 : 77

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 23

$750,000 to $999,999 : 33

$1,000,000 or more : 30


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Barton County, 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 : 71

Home equity loan only : 116

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 30

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 1,983

Housing units without a mortgage : 1,494


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Barton County, Missouri)

Built 2005 or later : $114,500

Built 2000 to 2004 : $148,200

Built 1990 to 1999 : $121,600

Built 1980 to 1989 : $93,100

Built 1970 to 1979 : $80,600

Built 1960 to 1969 : $83,900

Built 1950 to 1959 : $67,300

Built 1940 to 1949 : $60,700

Built 1939 or earlier : $61,400


(updated 2009)



Housing Occupancy in Barton County, Missouri

Occupied

90.50%

Vacant

9.50%

(updated 2010)



Vacant Housing Units in Barton County, Missouri

Owner Occupied

73.40%

Renter Occupied

26.60%

(updated 2010)



Percentage of Family Households in Barton County, Missouri: 69.4%

Percentage of Family Households in Missouri: 65.3%


(updated 2010)



Building Permits in Barton County, Missouri

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 15 15 $772,230
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

15 15 $772,230
2000        
  Single Family 13 13 $656,490
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

13 13 $656,490
2001        
  Single Family 16 16 $1,096,818
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

16 16 $1,096,818
2002        
  Single Family 8 8 $656,300
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

8 8 $656,300
2003        
  Single Family 9 9 $917,390
  Two Family 2 4 $252,070
  Three and Four Family 8 32 $2,210,000
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

19 45 $3,379,460
2004        
  Single Family 14 14 $1,122,670
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

14 14 $1,122,670
2005        
  Single Family 15 15 $2,177,922
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

15 15 $2,177,922
2006        
  Single Family 7 7 $867,970
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

7 7 $867,970


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Barton County, MO): $29,275
Median Household Income In 2000 (Missouri): $37,934


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Barton County): $58,600
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Missouri): $86,900


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Barton County, Missouri

Utility Gas: 48.2%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 30.1%
Electricity: 14.1%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.9%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 6.1%
Solar Energy: 0.1%
Other Fuel: 0.5%
No Fuel Used: 0.1%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Barton County, Missouri

Institutionalized population

82.22%

Correctional facilities for adults

6.67%

Federal detention centers

0.0%

Federal prisons

0.0%

State prisons

0.0%

Local jails and other municipal confinement facilities

6.67%

Correctional residential facilities

0.0%

Military disciplinary barracks and jails

0.0%

Juvenile facilities

0.0%

Group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)

0.0%

Residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)

0.0%

Correctional facilities intended for juveniles

0.0%

Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities

75.56%

Other institutional facilities

0.0%

Mental (Psychiatric) hospitals and psychiatric units in other hospitals

0.0%

Hospitals with patients who have no usual home elsewhere

0.0%

In-patient hospice facilities

0.0%

Military treatment facilities with assigned patients

0.0%

Residential schools for people with disabilities

0.0%

Noninstitutionalized population

17.78%

College/University student housing

0.0%

Military quarters

0.0%

Military barracks and dormitories (non-disciplinary)

0.0%

Military ships

0.0%

Other noninstitutional facilities

17.78%

Emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness

0.0%

Group homes intended for adults

16.67%

Residential treatment centers for adults

0.0%

Maritime/merchant vessels

0.0%

Workers' group living quarters and Job Corps centers

1.11%

Other noninstitutional facilities

0.0%


(updated 2010)





Population in Group Quarters in Barton County, Missouri

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 6.67%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 75.56%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 17.78%


(updated 2010)



Workers who live and work in Barton County, Missouri: 1,672 (13.5%)


(updated 2010)



Average Household Size in Barton County, Missouri: 2.50
Average Household Size in Missouri: 2.45


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Barton County): $354
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Missouri): $484
Fair Market Rent in 2007 (Barton County): $479


(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 Barton County, Missouri are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Barton County, Missouri

Barton Co Health Dept Hha


     Address: 1301 East 12th Street, Lamar, Missouri 64759
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 6/17/1982

Nevada Regional Med Ctr Hha


     Address: 815 South Adams Room 605, Nevada, Missouri 64772
     Ownership: Government - Local
     Certified Date: 9/12/1968

Freeman Home Care Services


     Address: 3315 Mcintosh Circle, Joplin, Missouri 64804
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 10/27/1983

St Johns Regional Medical Center Home Health Agenc


     Address: 1905 West 32nd Street, Suite 102, Joplin, Missouri 64804
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 4/13/1973

Mccune Brooks Home Health Srv


     Address: 3125 Dr Russell Smith Way, Carthage, Missouri 64836
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 9/7/1984

Hospitals Close To Barton County, Missouri

Barton County Memorial Hospital


     Address: 29 Nw 1st Lane, Lamar, Missouri 64759
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Nevada Regional Medical Center


     Address: 800 S Ash St, Nevada, Missouri 64772
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

St John's Regional Medical Center


     Address: 2727 Mcclelland Blvd, Joplin, Missouri 64804
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Freeman Health System - Freeman West


     Address: 1102 West 32nd Street, Joplin, Missouri 64804
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

"landmark Hospital Of Joplin, Llc"


     Address: 2040 W 32nd Street, Joplin, Missouri 64804
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Nursing Homes Close To Barton County, Missouri

Truman Healthcare & Rehabilitation Center


     Address: 206 West First Street, Lamar, Missouri 64759
     Ownership: For Profit - Individual
     Number of Residents: 77
     Percent Occupied: 71%

Moore-few Care Center


     Address: 901 South Adams, Nevada, Missouri 64772
     Ownership: Government - City
     Number of Residents: 75
     Percent Occupied: 69%

Medicalodges Nevada


     Address: 1210 West Ashland, Nevada, Missouri 64772
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 73
     Percent Occupied: 73%

Christian Health Care Of Nevada


     Address: 700 East Highland Avenue, Nevada, Missouri 64772
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 49
     Percent Occupied: 72%

Joplin Health And Rehabilitation Center


     Address: 2218 W 32nd Street, Joplin, Missouri 64804
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 80
     Percent Occupied: 67%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Barton County, Missouri

Name: Wolf Creek
Address: PO Box 411; Burlington, KS 66839-0411
Distance: 91 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Barton County, Missouri

    Retired Workers: 3,955
    Disabled Workers: 860
    Widowers Workers: 680
    Spouses Workers: 440
    Children Workers: 490


(updated 2007)



Barton County, Missouri Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 22.92%
  • Bush & Cheney 76.31%
  • Other 0.76%



(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 Barton County, Missouri citizens.

Relocation to Barton County, MO

6.43 % of Barton County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $26,614

Missouri Average 7.87 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Jasper County , MO 1.24 % ($31,375 AGI )
  • Vernon County , MO 0.64 % ($25,552 AGI )
  • Crawford County , KS 0.58 % ($24,115 AGI )
  • Dade County , MO 0.35 % ($24,188 AGI )
  • Greene County , MO 0.29 % ($15,385 AGI )

Relocation away from Barton County, MO

7.27 % of Barton 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 $26,429

Missouri Average 7.66 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Jasper County , MO 1.56 % ($23,465 AGI )
  • Crawford County , KS 0.75 % ($23,706 AGI )
  • Greene County , MO 0.53 % ($22,500 AGI )
  • Dade County , MO 0.46 % ($20,286 AGI )
  • Vernon County , MO 0.42 % ($22,368 AGI )
  • Cedar County , MO 0.24 % ($19,000 AGI )
  • Newton County , MO 0.22 % ($23,400 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 Barton County, Missouri is based on over 50 years of data.

Tornado Information For Barton County, Missouri


On 05/11/1966, a tornado touched down 3.13 miles from the center of Barton County, Missouri. The tornado was rated a category 2 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $5,000 to $50,000.

On 02/24/1956, a tornado touched down 3.32 miles from the center of Barton County, Missouri. The tornado was rated a category 0 (with large hail and heavy rain) . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $50 to $500.

On 06/22/1981, a tornado touched down 4.84 miles from the center of Barton County, Missouri. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $5,000 to $50,000.

On 03/24/1954, a tornado touched down 5.23 miles from the center of Barton County, Missouri. The tornado was rated a category 1 (with heavy rain) . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $50,000-$500,000.

On 03/04/1963, a tornado touched down 5.51 miles from the center of Barton County, Missouri. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $5,000 to $50,000.



Storms In Barton County, Missouri

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Flooding        
06/11/2005, 11:09 am 0 0 $80K --
05/04/1999, 11:00 am 0 0 $40K --
09/25/1993, 09:55 am 0 0 $500K $50K
09/24/1993, 10:55 am 1 0 $500K --
09/24/1993, 04:32 am 0 0 $50K --
         
Hail        
06/03/2001, 04:40 am 0 0 $1K --
05/04/1999, 09:27 pm 0 0 $5K --
04/28/1996, 01:00 pm 0 0 $1K --
05/26/1995, 06:42 pm 0 0 $1K --
06/07/1994, 03:30 pm 0 0 $5K --
04/26/1994, 05:42 pm 0 0 $1K $1K
04/09/1994, 10:47 pm 0 0 $5K --
04/09/1994, 09:01 pm 0 0 $5K --
01/01/1917, 12:00 am 0 0 $5K $5K
         
Lightning        
06/08/1998, 01:30 pm 0 0 $10K --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
07/09/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $5K --
03/20/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $2K --
09/13/2005, 06:00 pm 0 0 $4K --
08/07/2005, 02:58 pm 0 0 $4K --
07/23/2005, 06:00 pm 0 0 $2K --
06/14/2005, 01:20 pm 0 0 $5K --
04/21/2005, 06:21 pm 0 0 $5K --
08/28/2004, 06:30 am 0 0 $25K --
07/05/2004, 04:45 am 0 0 $100K --
07/22/2002, 05:00 pm 0 0 $5K --
05/08/2002, 08:50 pm 0 0 $2K --
05/08/2002, 08:15 pm 0 0 $15K --
06/03/2001, 08:50 am 0 0 $25K --
06/03/2001, 08:35 am 0 0 $50K --
04/11/2001, 09:15 am 0 0 $15K --
02/24/2001, 12:30 pm 0 0 $100K --
09/11/2000, 09:30 pm 0 0 $6K --
05/27/2000, 01:50 am 0 0 $15K --
05/27/2000, 01:20 am 0 0 $13K --
06/28/1999, 01:15 am 0 0 $10K --
06/13/1999, 04:20 pm 0 0 $75K --
05/04/1999, 09:55 pm 0 0 $5K --
05/04/1999, 09:50 pm 0 0 $8K --
09/30/1998, 01:02 am 0 0 $3K --
09/29/1998, 02:54 am 0 0 $1K --
06/29/1998, 10:15 pm 0 0 $100K --
06/29/1998, 10:00 pm 0 0 $1K --
06/28/1998, 09:45 pm 0 0 $300K --
06/18/1998, 05:50 pm 0 0 $4K --
06/13/1998, 07:45 pm 0 0 $50K --
06/13/1998, 07:25 pm 0 0 $3K --
08/14/1997, 11:30 pm 0 0 $3K --
06/25/1997, 03:20 pm 0 0 $5K --
06/13/1997, 03:00 am 0 0 $1K --
05/17/1995, 06:30 pm 0 0 $25K --
07/07/1994, 12:48 pm 0 0 $50K --
04/26/1994, 05:42 pm 0 0 $5K --
04/28/1991, 06:03 pm 0 4 -- --
01/01/1911, 12:00 am 0 0 $5K --
         



Tornados In Barton County, Missouri

    Length Width F-Scale Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage

Tornado

  2006-05-03 -- 30 -- 0 0 -- --
  2006-05-03 4 50 -- 0 0 -- --
  2006-03-12 16 300 2 1 5 $800K --
  2006-03-12 11 100 1 0 2 $700K --
  2005-09-13 6 20 -- 0 0 -- --
  2004-05-27 -- 10 -- 0 0 -- --
  2003-05-06 -- 10 -- 0 0 -- --
  2003-05-06 -- 20 -- 0 0 -- --
  2003-05-04 -- 20 -- 0 0 -- --
  2003-05-04 25 880 3 3 37 $40M $3M
  2001-04-11 -- 10 -- 0 0 -- --
  1995-05-26 5 100 1 0 0 $20K --
  1995-05-17 14 400 3 0 9 $7M --
  1992-07-04 1 20 1 0 0 -- --
  1992-07-04 1 20 1 0 0 -- --
  1992-02-14 -- 10 -- 0 0 $25K --
  1992-02-14 2 23 1 0 0 $250K --
  1987-06-22 -- 50 1 0 0 $25K --
  1984-02-11 -- 10 -- 0 0 $3K --
  1982-03-15 14 500 3 1 0 $25M --
  1981-05-23 1 50 -- 0 0 -- --
  1973-09-24 2 100 1 0 0 $25K --
  1969-04-26 -- 10 -- 0 0 -- --
  1964-04-11 4 77 1 0 0 $25K --
  1963-04-03 -- 77 2 0 0 $3K --
  1962-10-06 5 50 1 0 0 $250K --
  1961-03-12 2 100 2 0 0 $25K --
  1961-03-12 1 100 -- 0 0 -- --
  1958-11-17 -- 400 3 0 0 $250K --
  1958-11-17 16 400 3 0 0 $250K --
  1958-11-17 8 400 3 0 1 $250K --
  1958-07-13 5 33 1 0 0 $25K --
  1958-05-31 6 367 2 0 0 $250K --
  1957-04-26 -- 10 -- 0 0 -- --
  1956-05-12 -- 10 -- 0 0 $3K --
  1956-04-27 2 67 -- 0 0 -- --
  1955-06-05 -- 33 -- 0 0 -- --
  1955-05-26 -- 33 -- 0 0 -- --
  1954-05-31 1 17 1 0 0 $25K --
  1908-01-01 2 200 2 0 0 -- --





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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 Barton County, 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)



Jails in Barton County, Missouri


  • Barton County Jail


    1010 Cherry Street, Lamar, MO 64759
    Capacity: 28
    Confined: 24
    Avg. Population: 19
    Year Built: 1939
    Year Renovated: 1993

  • Barton County Jail


    1010 Cherry Street, Lamar, MO 64759
    Capacity: 28
    Confined: 24
    Avg. Population: 19
    Year Built: 1939
    Year Renovated: 1993

  • Barton County Jail


    1010 Cherry Street, Lamar, MO 64759
    Capacity: 28
    Confined: 24
    Avg. Population: 19
    Year Built: 1939
    Year Renovated: 1993


(updated 2006)



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