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Demographics

People

Total Population1,442
Male Share of the Population51%
Female Share of the Population49%
Senior Citizens25.7%
Employed Population 16+701
Age of the Population49

Families

% of people married47.1%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher19.7%
Median Earnings25+$28,636
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$12,232
Median Earnings With High School Degree$26,140

Wealth

Median Family Income$56,635
% Above Poverty Level80.7%
% Below Poverty Level19.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time21 minutes
% Working from Home2.6%
% Walking and Biking to Work2.7%
% Using Public Transportation0.6%

Housing

People Living Alone44.7%
Median Gross Rent$563
Median House Value$68,500

Ancestry

German27.7%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)16.9%
Irish13.9%
English11.5%
French Except Basque2.1%
Swedish1.9%
Italian1.9%
Scottish1.7%
Dutch1.2%
Arab1%
Lebanese1%
Danishn0.7%
Canadian0.6%
Welsh0.4%
Russian0.3%
Swiss0.3%
Norwegian0.2%
Belgian0.2%
Hungarian0.1%
Polish0.1%
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Tarkio Almanac

CategoryValue
County Atchison County
Standard Zip Codes64491
Phone Area Codes660
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude40.44
Approximate Longitude-95.38

Tarkio Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationTARKIO
Distance1.4 miles
Jan Temp12 to 33 F
Apr Temp39 to 64 F
Jul Temp64 to 87 F
Oct Temp40 to 67 F
Annual Precip33.5 inches
StationAUBURN 5 ESE
Distance20.3 miles
Jan Temp14 to 34 F
Apr Temp41 to 65 F
Jul Temp66 to 90 F
Oct Temp43 to 68 F
Annual Precip32.3 inches
StationCLARINDA
Distance26.9 miles
Jan Temp10 to 31 F
Apr Temp37 to 62 F
Jul Temp63 to 86 F
Oct Temp38 to 65 F
Annual Precip36.7 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Burlington Junction515$55,357
Elmo207$45,625
Fairfax703$49,821
Rock Port1,347$55,313
Watson38$38,750
Westboro201$55,000

Tarkio Public Schools

Tarkio Elem.
1201 Pine St
ZIP: 64491
(660) 736-4177
Primary
Total Enrollment 162
Tarkio High
312 S Eleventh St
ZIP: 64491
(660) 736-4118
High
Total Enrollment 125
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