Diamond, Missouri

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Diamond strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Missouri):

Category Trophy
Low Property Crime
(vs. Peers)
Top 14% Diamond Low Property Crime
Affordability of Property Taxes
(vs. Peers)
Top 15% Diamond Affordability of Property Taxes

Comparative Profile of Diamond, Missouri

Comparing Diamond to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Missouri (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Children Under 5 Years Old 10 10
Female Share of the Population 7 5
Racial Diversity 6 5
Senior Citizens 4 4
Male Share of the Population 4 6
Age of the Population 2 2
Well-Paid Single Men 2 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 8 9
Average Household Size 7 8


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People Above Poverty 5 6
People in Middle Class or Better 3 4
College Educated Adults 3 3
Median Family Income 3 4

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Walking and Biking to Work 7 7
Working at Home 6 7
Public Transportation Use 6 5
Short Commute Times 6 5


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Affordability of Property Taxes 9 8
Housing Recently Built 8 8
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 7 5
Affordability of Rents 6 5
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 5 7
People Living Alone 3 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Low Property Crime 9 9
Low Violent Crime 7 8

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Diamond Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 58 miles W of Springfield, Missouri (center to center)
Nearest Large City 109 miles NE of Tulsa, Oklahoma
County Newton
Metro Area Joplin
Standard Zip Codes 64840
Phone Area Codes 417
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 36.995
Longitude -94.315

Diamond Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Station CARTHAGE 5 S
Distance 7.2 miles
Jan Temp 22 to 42 F
Apr Temp 45 to 68 F
Jul Temp 69 to 90 F
Oct Temp 47 to 70 F
Annual Precip 42.6 inches
Distance 14.8 miles
Jan Temp 24 to 42 F
Apr Temp 46 to 69 F
Jul Temp 69 to 90 F
Oct Temp 48 to 71 F
Annual Precip 46 inches
Station MONETT 4 SW
Distance 21.3 miles
Jan Temp 22 to 41 F
Apr Temp 45 to 67 F
Jul Temp 68 to 88 F
Oct Temp 47 to 69 F
Annual Precip 44.9 inches
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Diamond Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 807 100%
Male 382 47.3%
Female 425 52.7%
Under 18 224 27.8%
18+ 583 72.2%
65+ 111 13.8%
Median Age 32.8
Average Family Size 3.02
White 778 96.4%
African-American 6 0.7%
Asian 1 0.1%
American Indian & Alaskan 12 1.5%
Other 2 0.2%
Mixed Race 8 1%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 11 1.4%

Estimated Diamond Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 846
Growth 39
Growth % 4.8%

Diamond Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
US/American 43.9%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 18.8%
German 15.8%
Irish 4.6%
Scottish 4%
English 3.6%
Italian 2.6%
Scotch-Irish 1.5%
European 1.4%
French (except Basque) 1%
British 0.7%
Swedish 0.5%
Dutch 0.3%
Welsh 0.3%
Russian 0.3%
Finnish 0.3%
Austrian 0.2%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Diamond 807 $34,167
Duenweg 1,034 $29,226
Duquesne 1,640 $41,406
Fidelity 252 $35,500
Granby 2,121 $32,455
Neosho 10,505 $37,790
Saginaw 276 $51,250
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Diamond High Schools (2004)

401 S MAIN
Serves 235 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 13.5

Diamond Colleges

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