Essex, Missouri

Population 458

Essex is located in Stoddard County, MO. The population is 458, making Essex the 6th largest city in Stoddard County.

There are 2 public schools in Essex with an average Homefacts rating of A. The total crime rate for Essex is low , and there are 2 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Essex is moderate and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Essex property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Essex include Penermon, Richland Township and Grayridge.

Essex Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Excellent
  • No High School Diploma: 20.1%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 74.4%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 5.5%

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

55.81% Higher than national avg.
  • 2 offenders in Essex
  • 43.67 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

3 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 0
  • Superfunds: 0
  • Tanks & Spills: 3


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

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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2 Public Schools view public schools

There are 2 K-12 public schools in Essex, MO and 0 private schools. Homefacts rates Essex's schools as Excellent, with an overall A rating.

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2 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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Crime Index view report

*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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  • Good news! No Drug lab found in Essex, MO

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Property Report Overview

Average Listing Price
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Median Sales Price
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Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
  • Rented
  • Owned

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

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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

3 Environmental Hazards

Health Hazards

  • Air Quality MODERATE (1497/1689)
    Essex, MO has 88.63% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 3 COUNTY
    Essex, MO is a green zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 5.52 Average
    Essex, 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 Essex, MO

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

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Essex, MO: $35,000


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

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 68.91%
White Collar - 31.09%


State Representatives

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

City Representatives

  • Jason Smith

Neighborhood Info

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Nearest Major Airports

2 Cemeteries view all

1 FCC Tower view all

1 Fire Station view all

0 Hospitals view all

  • No hospitals found in Essex, MO

0 Libraries view all

  • No library found in Essex, MO

1 Police Station view all

0 Retirement Homes view all

  • No retirement homes found in Essex, MO
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