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People

Total Population 897
Male Share of the Population 49.7%
Female Share of the Population 50.3%
Senior Citizens 12.8%
Employed Population 16+ 313
Age of the Population 30

Families

% of people married 44.1%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 18.7%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $42,321
% Above Poverty Level 82.7%
% Below Poverty Level 17.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 28 minutes
% Working from Home %
% Walking and Biking to Work 1.6%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 31.2%
Median Gross Rent $620
Median House Value $79,400

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 11.5%
US/American 0%
English 7%
Irish 10.9%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Fordland Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 20 miles E of Springfield, Missouri (center to center)
Nearest Large City 161 miles SE of Kansas City, Missouri
County Webster
Metro Area Springfield
Standard Zip Codes 65652
Phone Area Codes 417
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 37.157
Longitude -92.94

Fordland Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station MARSHFIELD
Distance 12.2 miles
Jan Temp 22 to 42 F
Apr Temp 45 to 68 F
Jul Temp 67 to 89 F
Oct Temp 47 to 70 F
Annual Precip 43.4 inches
Station OLDFIELD
Distance 12.8 miles
Jan Temp 20 to 40 F
Apr Temp 42 to 66 F
Jul Temp 65 to 87 F
Oct Temp 44 to 69 F
Annual Precip 47.6 inches
Station MANSFIELD
Distance 19.9 miles
Jan Temp 20 to 41 F
Apr Temp 42 to 66 F
Jul Temp 66 to 88 F
Oct Temp 44 to 69 F
Annual Precip 43.6 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Diggins 280 $52,250

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

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Fordland High Schools

FORDLAND HIGH
1248 SCHOOL ST
417-738-2212
Title I eligible, not participating.
Serves 176 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 12.5

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