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People

Total Population 447
Male Share of the Population 43.4%
Female Share of the Population 56.6%
Senior Citizens 9.2%
Employed Population 16+ 176
Age of the Population 32

Families

% of people married 60.1%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 8.1%
Median Earnings25+ $27,574
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $20,417
Median Earnings With High School Degree $29,583

Wealth

Median Family Income $49,625
% Above Poverty Level 79.5%
% Below Poverty Level 20.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 26 minutes
% Working from Home 5.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work 0%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 15.8%
Median Gross Rent $871
Median House Value $63,300

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 25.5%
US/American 0%
English 1.6%
Irish 11.2%

Purcell Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 62 miles W of Springfield, Missouri (center to center)
Nearest Large City 114 miles NE of Tulsa, Oklahoma
County Jasper
Metro Area Joplin
P.O. Box Zip Codes 64857
Phone Area Codes 417
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 37.242
Longitude -94.435

Purcell 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 JOPLIN RGNL AP
Distance 7.3 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 LAMAR
Distance 20.1 miles
Jan Temp 22 to 41 F
Apr Temp 45 to 68 F
Jul Temp 69 to 90 F
Oct Temp 46 to 71 F
Annual Precip 48.6 inches
Station LOCKWOOD
Distance 28.4 miles
Jan Temp 21 to 41 F
Apr Temp 43 to 67 F
Jul Temp 68 to 91 F
Oct Temp 47 to 71 F
Annual Precip 46.3 inches

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Location Population Median Family Income
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Brooklyn Heights 118 $35,625
Carterville 1,806 $37,692
Carytown 226 $58,333
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