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Demographics

People

Total Population866
Male Share of the Population55%
Female Share of the Population45%
Senior Citizens15.8%
Employed Population 16+358
Age of the Population42

Families

% of people married49.6%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher11.8%
Median Earnings25+$21,578
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$21,806
Median Earnings With High School Degree$21,591

Wealth

Median Family Income$53,194
% Above Poverty Level76%
% Below Poverty Level24%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time25 minutes
% Working from Home5.3%
% Walking and Biking to Work6.1%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone37.3%
Median Gross Rent$585
Median House Value$100,500

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)34.2%
German19.3%
Irish14.9%
Scottish5.3%
Norwegian4.8%
English4.7%
French Except Basque3.8%
Italian3.6%
Czech2.4%
Swedish2.4%
Dutch2%
African1.2%
Polish1.2%
Arab0.7%
Croatian0.6%
Hungarian0.3%
US/American0.3%
Lithuanian0.3%
Greek0.2%
Finnish0.1%
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Rockaway Beach Almanac

CategoryValue
County Taney County
Standard Zip Codes65740
Phone Area Codes417
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude36.71
Approximate Longitude-93.16

Rockaway Beach Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationOZARK BEACH
Distance2.7 miles
Jan Temp21 to 44 F
Apr Temp41 to 69 F
Jul Temp64 to 90 F
Oct Temp43 to 72 F
Annual Precip43.1 inches
StationGALENA 1 SW
Distance19.2 miles
Jan Temp20 to 43 F
Apr Temp42 to 69 F
Jul Temp65 to 89 F
Oct Temp44 to 71 F
Annual Precip45 inches
StationWASOLA
Distance33.6 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

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Branson11,158$49,001
Branson West624$52,500
Forsyth2,373$50,216
Hollister4,444$37,724
Reeds Spring1,047$50,833
Taneyville346$36,750
Sources :
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