Osceola, Missouri

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Osceola, Missouri

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High Points

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

Category Trophy
Affordability of Rents
(vs. Peers)
Top 1% trophy Osceola Affordability of Rents
Affordability of Property Taxes
(vs. Peers)
Top 13% Osceola Affordability of Property Taxes

Comparative Profile of Osceola, Missouri

Comparing Osceola 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 9 8
Senior Citizens 8 8
Male Share of the Population 7 8
Age of the Population 5 6
Female Share of the Population 4 3
Racial Diversity 4 4
Well-Paid Single Men 3 4


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 1 2
Average Household Size 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
College Educated Adults 3 4
People Above Poverty 3 3
Median Family Income 1 1
People in Middle Class or Better 1 1

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Short Commute Times 7 6
Walking and Biking to Work 1 1
Public Transportation Use 1 1
Working at Home 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Affordability of Rents 10 10
People Living Alone 10 10
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 9 10
Affordability of Property Taxes 9 9
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 9 8
Housing Recently Built 5 4


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Low Property Crime 8 8
Low Violent Crime 5 6

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Osceola Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 61 miles N of Springfield, Missouri (center to center)
Nearest Large City 86 miles SE of Kansas City, Missouri
County St Clair
Standard Zip Codes 64776
Phone Area Codes 417
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 38.046
Longitude -93.704

Osceola Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 0.3 miles
Jan Temp 21 to 41 F
Apr Temp 45 to 69 F
Jul Temp 68 to 91 F
Oct Temp 46 to 71 F
Annual Precip 41.8 inches
Distance 21.7 miles
Jan Temp 18 to 40 F
Apr Temp 42 to 67 F
Jul Temp 68 to 90 F
Oct Temp 45 to 70 F
Annual Precip 40.3 inches
Distance 24.2 miles
Jan Temp 20 to 39 F
Apr Temp 44 to 67 F
Jul Temp 70 to 90 F
Oct Temp 47 to 70 F
Annual Precip 44.1 inches
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Osceola Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 835 100%
Male 407 48.7%
Female 428 51.3%
Under 18 205 24.6%
18+ 630 75.4%
65+ 173 20.7%
Median Age 37.8
Average Family Size 2.86
White 813 97.4%
African-American 3 0.4%
Asian 2 0.2%
American Indian & Alaskan 5 0.6%
Other 4 0.5%
Mixed Race 7 0.8%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 9 1.1%

Estimated Osceola Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 818
Growth -17
Growth % -2%

Osceola 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 30.1%
German 14.4%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 12.9%
Irish 10.3%
English 8.8%
Scotch-Irish 3.7%
Dutch 2.8%
Italian 2.4%
European 2.4%
Swedish 1.9%
Welsh 1.7%
Scottish 1.7%
African 1.3%
Polish 1.1%
Austrian 1.1%
French (except Basque) 1.1%
Russian 0.6%
Portuguese 0.4%
Danish 0.4%
British 0.4%
Belgian 0.4%
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Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

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

Damascus (64776)

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)
Osceola 835 $27,250
Collins 176 $24,375
Deepwater 507 $29,423
Lowry City 728 $28,854
Roscoe 112 $27,500
Weaubleau 518 $21,765
Wheatland 388 $27,596

Osceola Public Libraries

Saint Clair County Library
Osceola, Missouri
(417) 646-2214
Library Web Site

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Osceola Hospitals

(Government - Hospital District or Authority)
(417) 646-8181
Emergency Service: No

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Osceola High Schools (2004)

Title I eligible, not participating.
Serves 296 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 15.5

Osceola Colleges

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