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Demographics

People

Total Population2,945
Male Share of the Population51.7%
Female Share of the Population48.3%
Senior Citizens16.8%
Employed Population 16+1,249
Age of the Population42

Families

% of people married49.3%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher9.3%
Median Earnings25+$22,384
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$21,471
Median Earnings With High School Degree$20,982

Wealth

Median Family Income$42,917
% Above Poverty Level85.1%
% Below Poverty Level14.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time20 minutes
% Working from Home1.6%
% Walking and Biking to Work0%
% Using Public Transportation1.1%

Housing

People Living Alone32.5%
Median Gross Rent$515
Median House Value$91,300

Ancestry

German23.3%
Irish16.9%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)15.8%
English7%
Dutch2.5%
Polish1.3%
Brazilian1.2%
Italian0.9%
French Except Basque0.4%
Swedish0.2%
Scottish0.2%
Austrian0.2%
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Chaffee Almanac

CategoryValue
County Scott County
Standard Zip Codes63740
Phone Area Codes573
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude37.18
Approximate Longitude-89.66

Chaffee Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationCAPE GIRARDEAU AP
Distance6.1 miles
Jan Temp24 to 41 F
Apr Temp46 to 69 F
Jul Temp69 to 90 F
Oct Temp46 to 71 F
Annual Precip46.5 inches
StationMARBLE HILL
Distance19.1 miles
Jan Temp22 to 43 F
Apr Temp43 to 70 F
Jul Temp66 to 89 F
Oct Temp43 to 72 F
Annual Precip48.5 inches
StationSIKESTON POWER STATION
Distance20.6 miles
Jan Temp24 to 41 F
Apr Temp47 to 69 F
Jul Temp69 to 91 F
Oct Temp47 to 72 F
Annual Precip46.6 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Allenville84$50,000
Benton172$54,063
Delta320$40,938
Kelso585$67,188
Oran1,458$52,206
Whitewater113$32,500

Chaffee Public Libraries

Chaffee Public Library
202 WRIGHT AVE
Chaffee, Missouri
(573) 887-3298

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Chaffee Public Schools

Chaffee Elem.
408 Elliott Ave
ZIP: 63740
(573) 887-3244
Primary
Total Enrollment 395
Chaffee Jr.-sr. High
517 W Yoakum Ave
ZIP: 63740
(573) 887-3226
High
Total Enrollment 271

Chaffee Private Schools

St Ambrose School
419 S 3rd St
ZIP: 63740
Elementary
Total Enrollment 67
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