Joplin, Missouri

Current Temperature ° Population 51,822

Homefacts City Report

Schools

School Rating is Below Average
  • No High School Diploma: 11.8%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 64.2%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 24.1%

Crime Rate

61.43% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 632
  • Violent Crimes: 607
  • Robbery: 163
  • Burglary: 992
  • Property Crime: 6
  • Larceny Theft: 5

Registered Offenders

63.26% Higher than national avg.
  • 222 offenders in Joplin
  • 42.84 offenders/10,000 residents

Real Estate

Median List Price $154,500
  • Median Sales Price: $0
  • Foreclosures: 17
  • Homes For Sale: 793
  • Homes For Rent: 76

Environmental Hazards

297 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 5
  • Registered Polluters: 26
  • Superfunds: 26
  • Tanks & Spills: 240

Unemployment

Low 3.2%
  • Missouri unemployment average: 3.3%
  • National unemployment average: 4.1%

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19 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 19 K-12 public schools in Joplin, MO and 5 private schools. Homefacts rates Joplin's schools as Below Average, with an overall C- rating.

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Crime view details

222 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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Real Estate Overview

Average Listing Price
$154,500 compared to September 2016
Median Sales Price
No Data

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    13.2%
  • Rented
    37.4%
  • Owned
    49.4%

793 Homes For Sale View All

$62,000
1802 S Harlem Avenue
Joplin, MO 64804
2 Beds | 1 Baths
$32,000
2110 W 7th Street
Joplin, MO 64801
-- Beds | -- Baths
$67,500
827 S Picher Avenue
Joplin, MO 64801
3 Beds | 1 Baths
$499,900
503 Driftwood Lane
Joplin, MO 64801
6 Beds | 5 Baths

17 Foreclosures View All

median foreclosure price
No Data
$15,417
Saint Louis
Joplin, MO 64801
-- Beds | -- Baths
$125,580
Saint Louis
Joplin, MO 64804
-- Beds | -- Baths
$67,446
Pearl
Joplin, MO 64801
-- Beds | -- Baths
$49,680
Mc Connell
Joplin, MO 64801
-- Beds | -- Baths

Foreclosure Status Distribution

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

263 Building Permits View All

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  • In 2014, the city of Joplin, MO issued 263 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 263 permits, 207 were issued for single family homes and 56 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Joplin, MO issued 245 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 245 permits, 115 were issued for single family homes and 130 were issued for multi-family homes.
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Building Permits By Year

76 Rental Properties View All

$400
1531 W 32nd Street
Joplin, MO 64804
-- Beds | -- Baths
$3,050
1531 W 32nd Street
Joplin, MO 64804
-- Beds | -- Baths
$800
2501 E 28th Street
Joplin, MO 64804
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$700
1640 W 4th Street
Joplin, MO 64801
3 Beds | 1 Baths

Fair Market Rents

**Displaying data from Joplin, MO
  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $550
  • 1 Bedroom: $584
  • 2 Bedrooms: $746
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,020
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,083

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Environmental Hazards

297 Environmental Hazards

  • Brownfields
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  • Registered Polluters
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  • Superfunds
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  • Tanks & Spills
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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (489/512)
    Joplin, MO has 95.51% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 2 COUNTY
    Joplin, MO is a yellow zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 5.45 Average
    Joplin, MO is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Weather

Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 33.83°
  • February 38°
  • March 49.77°
  • April 58.37°
  • May 66.77°
  • June 78.63°
  • July 81.67°
  • August 79.84°
  • September 69.78°
  • October 58.53°
  • November 49.47°
  • December 36.15°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Joplin, MO

Earthquakes
Joplin, MO has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
Joplin, MO has no risk of hurricanes.
Hail
Joplin, MO has a very high risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
Joplin, MO has a very high risk of tornadoes.

Demographics view details

Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Joplin, MO: $38,169

Unemployment

Unemployment in Joplin is 3.2%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 3.3% and 4.1% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 42.09%
White Collar - 57.91%

Politics

State Representatives

  • Gov. Jay Nixon
  • Sen. Roy Blunt
  • Sen. Claire McCaskill

City Representatives

  • Billy Long

Neighborhood Info

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