Dexter, Missouri

Population 7,846

Dexter is located in Stoddard County, MO. The population is 7,846, making Dexter the largest city in Stoddard County.

There are 5 public schools in Dexter with an average Homefacts rating of C+. The total crime rate for Dexter is low , and there are 7 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Dexter is moderate and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Dexter property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Dexter include Essex, Liberty Township and Castor Township.

Dexter Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Above average
  • No High School Diploma: 22.3%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 64.1%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 13.6%

Crime Rate

24.69% Lower than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 63
  • Violent Crimes: 126
  • Robbery: 13
  • Burglary: 353
  • Property Crime: 1
  • Larceny Theft: 1

Registered Offenders

53.77% Lower than national avg.
  • 7 offenders in Dexter
  • 8.92 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

53 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 5
  • Superfunds: 1
  • Tanks & Spills: 47


Moderate 3.1%
  • Missouri unemployment average: 2.4%
  • National unemployment average: 3.6%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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5 Public Schools view public schools

There are 5 K-12 public schools in Dexter, MO and 0 private schools. Homefacts rates Dexter's schools as Above average, with an overall C+ rating.

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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Property Report Overview

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Housing Inventory

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Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

18 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Dexter, MO issued 18 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 18 permits, 12 were issued for single family homes and 6 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Dexter, MO issued 14 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 14 permits, 9 were issued for single family homes and 5 were issued for multi-family homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $425
  • 1 Bedroom: $482
  • 2 Bedrooms: $641
  • 3 Bedrooms: $808
  • 4 Bedrooms: $873

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Environmental Hazards

53 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality MODERATE (1497/1689)
    Dexter, MO has 88.63% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 3 COUNTY
    Dexter, MO is a green zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 5.52 Average
    Dexter, MO is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 35.9°
  • February 40.22°
  • March 50.8°
  • April 59.83°
  • May 67.86°
  • June 78.77°
  • July 80.72°
  • August 78.4°
  • September 69.65°
  • October 59.15°
  • November 47.88°
  • December 38.75°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Dexter, MO

Dexter, MO has a moderate risk of earthquakes.
Dexter, MO has no risk of hurricanes.
Dexter, MO has a low risk of hail storms.
Dexter, MO has a very high risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Dexter, MO: $31,906


Unemployment in Dexter is 3.1%. It is moderate in comparison to the state and national averages, 2.4% and 3.6% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 42.82%
White Collar - 57.18%


State Representatives

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

City Representatives

  • Jason Smith

Neighborhood Info

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22 FCC Towers view all

1 Fire Station view all

1 Hospital view all

1 Library view all

1 Police Station view all

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