Dixon, Missouri

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Dixon, Missouri

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High Points

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

Category Trophy
Low Violent Crime
(vs. Peers)
Top 1% trophy Dixon Low Violent Crime
Affordability of Rents
(vs. Peers)
Top 16% Dixon Affordability of Rents
Affordability of Property Taxes
(vs. Peers)
Top 18% Dixon Affordability of Property Taxes
Low Property Crime
(vs. Peers)
Top 18% Dixon Low Property Crime

Comparative Profile of Dixon, Missouri

Comparing Dixon 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
Female Share of the Population 10 10
Senior Citizens 9 9
Racial Diversity 6 7
Age of the Population 6 7
Children Under 5 Years Old 6 5
Well-Paid Single Men 2 1
Male Share of the Population 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Average Household Size 3 3
Portion of People Married 2 3


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
College Educated Adults 3 3
People Above Poverty 2 2
People in Middle Class or Better 2 2
Median Family Income 1 2

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Working at Home 6 7
Walking and Biking to Work 4 4
Public Transportation Use 3 3
Short Commute Times 2 2


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


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Low Violent Crime 10 10
Low Property Crime 9 8

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Dixon Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 67 miles S of Columbia, Missouri (center to center)
Nearest Large City 107 miles SW of St. Louis, Missouri
County Pulaski
Standard Zip Codes 65459
Phone Area Codes 573
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 37.991
Longitude -92.093

Dixon Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 14.3 miles
Jan Temp 20 to 42 F
Apr Temp 43 to 68 F
Jul Temp 67 to 88 F
Oct Temp 45 to 71 F
Annual Precip 44.5 inches
Distance 17.2 miles
Jan Temp 20 to 39 F
Apr Temp 45 to 67 F
Jul Temp 68 to 89 F
Oct Temp 46 to 69 F
Annual Precip 44.4 inches
Distance 31.9 miles
Jan Temp 20 to 41 F
Apr Temp 43 to 68 F
Jul Temp 66 to 90 F
Oct Temp 45 to 70 F
Annual Precip 41 inches
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Dixon Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 1,570 100%
Male 693 44.1%
Female 877 55.9%
Under 18 399 25.4%
18+ 1,171 74.6%
65+ 348 22.2%
Median Age 38.3
Average Family Size 2.91
White 1,508 96.1%
African-American 1 0.1%
Asian 16 1%
American Indian & Alaskan 9 0.6%
Other 16 1%
Mixed Race 13 0.8%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 32 2%

Estimated Dixon Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 1,548
Growth -22
Growth % -1.4%

Dixon 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 34.2%
German 19%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 14.5%
English 10%
Irish 6.5%
Scotch-Irish 2.4%
Italian 2.1%
British 1.7%
Norwegian 1.5%
French (except Basque) 1.5%
Scottish 1.2%
Dutch 1%
Swedish 0.7%
Polish 0.5%
European 0.5%
French Canadian 0.5%
Danish 0.5%
Welsh 0.5%
Croatian 0.2%
Luxemburger 0.2%
Czechoslovakian 0.2%
Yugoslavian 0.2%
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Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Dixon, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Hayden (65459)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Dixon 1,570 $28,693
Crocker 1,033 $35,750
Iberia 605 $28,750
Newburg 484 $21,667
St. Robert 2,760 $37,841
Vienna 628 $36,250
Waynesville 3,507 $46,205

Dixon Public Libraries

Jessie E. Mccully Memorial Library
200 S. PINE
Dixon, Missouri
(573) 759-3339

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Serves 355 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 18.4

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1. Red Boiling Springs, Tennessee 88.6   33.3% 23.6% 6.7% 29 $28,333 6.6% 1.9% 1,023 25.7% 22.5 1.8% 5.9
2. New Franklin, Missouri 85.4   32% 21.3% 10.7% 27 $36,875 5.9% 3.3% 1,145 13.7% 6.1 0.4% 6.1
3. Wilson, Oklahoma 84.3   29.2% 20.2% 6.3% 34 $28,199 7.3% 10.3% 1,584 20.8% 17.1 1% 5.1
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