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Demographics

People

Total Population101
Male Share of the Population44.6%
Female Share of the Population55.4%
Senior Citizens10.9%
Employed Population 16+49
Age of the Population28

Families

% of people married51.5%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher13%
Median Earnings25+$30,313
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$0

Wealth

Median Family Income$68,750
% Above Poverty Level65.3%
% Below Poverty Level34.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time29 minutes
% Working from Home2%
% Walking and Biking to Work0%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone27.6%
Median Gross Rent$850
Median House Value$85,000

Ancestry

German18.8%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)10.9%
Irish9.9%
Polish4%
English3%
Dutch3%
Scottish2%
French Except Basque2%
Swiss1%
Norwegian1%
Swedish1%
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Pocahontas Almanac

CategoryValue
County Cape Girardeau County
P.O. Box Zip Codes63779
Phone Area Codes573
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude37.5
Approximate Longitude-89.63

Pocahontas Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationJACKSON
Distance8.3 miles
Jan Temp23 to 42 F
Apr Temp46 to 71 F
Jul Temp68 to 92 F
Oct Temp46 to 72 F
Annual Precip47.9 inches
StationCAPE GIRARDEAU AP
Distance18.9 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
StationCARBONDALE SEWAGE PLANT
Distance31.1 miles
Jan Temp21 to 39 F
Apr Temp42 to 66 F
Jul Temp66 to 88 F
Oct Temp43 to 69 F
Annual Precip45.8 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Altenburg508$70,221
Cape Girardeau39,200$58,997
Frohna223$38,750
Gordonville409$86,250
Jackson14,641$61,329
Oak Ridge237$37,188
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