Demograhics

TEMPERATURE PRECIPITATION
HIGH/LOW MONTH
SPRING 66°F/43°F 4.26 INCHES
SUMMER 86°F/64F 3.58 INCHES
AUTUMN 68°F/44°F 4.13 INCHES
WINTER 44°/23°F 2.56 INCHES

 

ON AVERAGE, THE WARMEST MONTH IS JULY

ON AVERAGE, THE COOLEST MONTH IS JANUARY.

THE MAXIMUM AVERAGE PRECIPITATION OCCURS IN MAY.

THE AVERAGE AMOUNT OF RAINFALL A YEAR IS 41 INCHES

THE AVERAGE AMOUNT OF SNOW A YEAR IS 7.6 INCHES

2009 AVA DOUGLAS COUNTY
POPULATION  (2010 US CENSUS) 2,993 13,684
PERCENT UNDER 18 28% 25%
PERCENT OVER 65 25% 34%
HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES 75% 78%
BACHELOR DEGREE OR HIGHER 12% 11%
HOME OWNERSHIP RATE 76% 83%
MEDIAN VALUE OWNER OCCUPIED HOUSING $82,000 $88,000
MEDIAN MORTGAGE $755 $791
MEDIAN RENT $370 $384
MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME $22,275 $30,675
BELOW POVERTY LEVEL 18% 13%
LAND AREA 3.1 SQUARE MILES 339.6 SQUARE MILES

Race

 
White 96.8%
African American 0.1%
Asian 0.4%
American Indian & Alaskan 0.7%
Hispanic 1.4%
Mixed Race 2.0%
Us/American 33.6%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 15.4%
English 12.4%
Irish 11.8%
German 10.8%
French (except Basque) 3.3%
Polish 2.2%
Dutch 2.1%
Italian 2.0%
Scotch-Irish 1.8%
Ukrainian 1.3%
Danish 0.8%
Swedish 0.7%
Swiss 0.4%
Scottish 0.4%
Russian 0.4%
French Canadian 0.4%
Norwegian 0.0%

 

 

 

 

 

Facts

  • Taxes: Sales tax in Ava MO is 7.225%.
    Property tax in Douglas County ranges from 3.4516 to 4.7480 per $100 of valuation depending on the school district.
  • Crime: The number of violent crimes recorded by the FBI in 2003 was 19. The number of murders and homicides was 1. The violent crime rate was 6.2 per 1,000 people.
  • property crime, on a scale from 1 (low) to 10, is 1. Property crime includes the offenses of burglary, larceny-theft, motor vehicle theft, and arson. The object of the theft-type offenses is the taking of money or property, but there is no force or threat of force against the victims. The US average is 3.
  • Transportation: The average one-way commute in Ava, MO, takes 27 minutes. 82% of commuters drive their own car alone. 11% carpool with others. 0% take mass transit and 4% work from home.
  • Cost of Living: Our cost of living indices are based on a US average of 100. . Overall, Ava, MO cost of living is 75.57.
  • Religion: 26.94% of the people in Ava, MO are religious, meaning they affiliate with a religion. 2.12% are Catholic; 14.12% are Protestant; 3.69% are LDS; 7.00% are another Christian faith; 0.00% in Ava, MO are Jewish; 0.01% are an eastern faith; 0.00% affiliated with Islam.
  • Voting: 27.52% of the people in Ava, MO are registered as Democrats. 71.09% are registered Republican. Remaining are independent: 1.39%

Electrical Rates

City Utilities Residential:
1st 15 KWH $ 4.00
Next 185 KWH $.10 = $18.50
over 200 KWH $.065
General Service without demand:
1st 100 KWH $ 14.33
over 100 KWH $.07
General Service with demand 400 Amp
$5.40 to 6.19
First 200,000 $.045
over 200,000 $.034
White River Electric Customers
1st 20 KWH $22.50
after that its8.3347 Cents per KWH

 

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