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People

Total Population 1,420
Male Share of the Population 50.2%
Female Share of the Population 49.8%
Senior Citizens 25.4%
Employed Population 16+ 706
Age of the Population 49

Families

% of people married 48.9%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 19.7%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $55,268
% Above Poverty Level 79.5%
% Below Poverty Level 20.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 21 minutes
% Working from Home 2.3%
% Walking and Biking to Work 6.5%
% Using Public Transportation 0.6%

Housing

People Living Alone 45.2%
Median Gross Rent $538
Median House Value $64,300

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 16.5%
US/American 0%
English 12.2%
Irish 12.9%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Tarkio Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 54 miles NW of St. Joseph, Missouri (center to center)
Nearest Large City 63 miles SE of Omaha, Nebraska
County Atchison
Standard Zip Codes 64491
Phone Area Codes 660
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 40.44
Longitude -95.377

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)

Station TARKIO
Distance 1.4 miles
Jan Temp 12 to 33 F
Apr Temp 39 to 64 F
Jul Temp 64 to 87 F
Oct Temp 40 to 67 F
Annual Precip 33.5 inches
Station AUBURN 5 ESE
Distance 20.3 miles
Jan Temp 14 to 34 F
Apr Temp 41 to 65 F
Jul Temp 66 to 90 F
Oct Temp 43 to 68 F
Annual Precip 32.3 inches
Station CLARINDA
Distance 26.9 miles
Jan Temp 10 to 31 F
Apr Temp 37 to 62 F
Jul Temp 63 to 86 F
Oct Temp 38 to 65 F
Annual Precip 36.7 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Burlington Junction 468 $50,250
Elmo 180 $37,969
Fairfax 664 $52,841

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

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Tarkio High Schools

(Sorted by Number of Students)

TARKIO HIGH
312 S ELEVENTH ST
660-736-4118
Serves 210 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 10.3

TARKIO ACADEMY
300 N 13TH ST
660-736-4132
A Non-traditional School
Serves 116 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 32.2

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