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Demographics

People

Total Population2,955
Male Share of the Population53.2%
Female Share of the Population46.8%
Senior Citizens21.7%
Employed Population 16+883
Age of the Population44

Families

% of people married56.9%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher8%
Median Earnings25+$19,116
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$18,314
Median Earnings With High School Degree$11,757

Wealth

Median Family Income$30,469
% Above Poverty Level65.4%
% Below Poverty Level34.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time19 minutes
% Working from Home1.1%
% Walking and Biking to Work6.8%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone40.3%
Median Gross Rent$650
Median House Value$76,300

Ancestry

German23.9%
Irish15.5%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)11.8%
English6.5%
Polish3.1%
Scottish3%
Dutch2.1%
French Except Basque1.5%
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Ava Almanac

CategoryValue
County Douglas County
Standard Zip Codes65608
Phone Area Codes417
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude36.95
Approximate Longitude-92.66

Ava Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationWASOLA
Distance11.7 miles
Jan Temp22 to 43 F
Apr Temp44 to 69 F
Jul Temp67 to 89 F
Oct Temp46 to 71 F
Annual Precip41.9 inches
StationMOUNTAIN GROVE 2 N
Distance25.7 miles
Jan Temp19 to 38 F
Apr Temp42 to 64 F
Jul Temp66 to 87 F
Oct Temp45 to 68 F
Annual Precip45.5 inches
StationDORA
Distance26.3 miles
Jan Temp22 to 44 F
Apr Temp44 to 70 F
Jul Temp66 to 90 F
Oct Temp45 to 72 F
Annual Precip44.8 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Diggins289$51,667
Fordland849$41,750
Hartville571$23,365
Mansfield1,270$28,981
Norwood800$36,333
Seymour1,909$39,120

Ava Public Libraries

Douglas County Public Library
301 SW 3RD AVE
Ava, Missouri
(417) 683-5633

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Ava Public Schools

Ava Elem.
507 Ne 3rd St
ZIP: 65608
(417) 683-5450
Primary
Total Enrollment 534
Ava High
507 Ne 3rd St
ZIP: 65608
(417) 683-5747
High
Total Enrollment 430
Ava Middle
507 Ne 3rd St
ZIP: 65608
(417) 683-3835
Middle
Total Enrollment 368
Plainview Elem.
Rte 3 Box 145
ZIP: 65608
(417) 683-2046
Primary
Total Enrollment 94

Ava Private Schools

Ava Victory Academy
1005 Nw 12th Ave
ZIP: 65608
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 65
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