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Demographics

People

Total Population3,151
Male Share of the Population48.7%
Female Share of the Population51.3%
Senior Citizens14.2%
Employed Population 16+1,087
Age of the Population34

Families

% of people married45.2%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher8.3%
Median Earnings25+$19,909
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$14,057
Median Earnings With High School Degree$24,219

Wealth

Median Family Income$26,688
% Above Poverty Level66.1%
% Below Poverty Level33.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time13 minutes
% Working from Home2.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work4.6%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone24.4%
Median Gross Rent$489
Median House Value$63,100

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)24.2%
Irish15.6%
German10.3%
English6.5%
Dutch3.4%
Italian3%
Scottish1.2%
French Except Basque0.3%
Polish0.3%
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East Prairie Almanac

CategoryValue
County Mississippi County
Standard Zip Codes63845
Phone Area Codes573
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude36.77
Approximate Longitude-89.38

East Prairie Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationCHARLESTON
Distance10.8 miles
Jan Temp24 to 41 F
Apr Temp45 to 69 F
Jul Temp69 to 91 F
Oct Temp45 to 72 F
Annual Precip47.8 inches
StationCAIRO 3 N
Distance21.8 miles
Jan Temp26 to 41 F
Apr Temp50 to 69 F
Jul Temp71 to 90 F
Oct Temp49 to 71 F
Annual Precip47.8 inches
StationBARDWELL 2 E
Distance22.5 miles
Jan Temp25 to 43 F
Apr Temp47 to 70 F
Jul Temp68 to 90 F
Oct Temp46 to 72 F
Annual Precip51.7 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Anniston166$44,250
Bertrand781$40,417
Charleston5,855$24,590
Diehlstadt181$26,607
Matthews773$36,635
Wyatt389$28,750

East Prairie Public Schools

A. J. Martin Elem.
510 Wilkinson
ZIP: 63845
(573) 649-3521
Primary
Total Enrollment 358
East Prairie High
304 E Walnut
ZIP: 63845
(573) 649-3564
High
Total Enrollment 317
East Prairie Jr. High
210 E Washington
ZIP: 63845
(573) 649-9368
Middle
Total Enrollment 189
R. A. Doyle Elem.
402 Washington
ZIP: 63845
(573) 649-2272
Primary
Total Enrollment 381
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