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Airport Drive, Missouri
Village
Village of Airport Drive
Location of Airport_Drive, Missouri
Location of Airport_Drive, Missouri
Coordinates: 37°8′30″N 94°30′52″W / 37.14167°N 94.51444°W / 37.14167; -94.51444Coordinates: 37°8′30″N 94°30′52″W / 37.14167°N 94.51444°W / 37.14167; -94.51444
Country United States
State Missouri
County Jasper
Incorporated 1947
Area
 • Total 2.00 sq mi (5.19 km2)
 • Land 2.00 sq mi (5.19 km2)
 • Water 0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Elevation
961 ft (293 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 698
 • Estimate 
(2019)
868
 • Density 433.13/sq mi (167.27/km2)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
FIPS code 29-00424
GNIS feature ID 0713176

Airport Drive is a village in Jasper County, Missouri, United States. The population was 698 at the 2010 census. It is part of the Joplin, Missouri Metropolitan Statistical Area. The community is still commonly referred to as "Stone's Corner," as the intersection of Route 43 and Route 171 is known.

Geography

Airport Drive is located at 37°8′30″N 94°30′52″W / 37.14167°N 94.51444°W / 37.14167; -94.51444 (37.141770, -94.514392). According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 2.00 square miles (5.18 km2), all of it land.

Climate

Climate data for Airport Drive
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Average high °F (°C) 41
(5)
48
(8.9)
57
(13.9)
68
(20)
75
(23.9)
84
(28.9)
89
(31.7)
87
(30.6)
80
(26.7)
69
(20.6)
55
(12.8)
46
(7.8)
66
(18.9)
Average low °F (°C) 24
(-4.4)
28
(-2.2)
35
(1.7)
46
(7.8)
55
(12.8)
64
(17.8)
68
(20)
66
(18.9)
59
(15)
48
(8.9)
35
(1.7)
28
(-2.2)
46
(7.8)
Precipitation inches (mm) 1.8
(46)
2.3
(58)
3.3
(84)
4
(102)
4.7
(119)
5.4
(137)
3.1
(79)
3.9
(99)
5
(127)
3.7
(94)
3.2
(81)
2.6
(66)
42.9
(1,090)
Source: Weatherbase

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1950 225
1960 292 29.8%
1970 300 2.7%
1980 702 134.0%
1990 818 16.5%
2000 622 −24.0%
2010 698 12.2%
2019 (est.) 868 24.4%
U.S. Decennial Census

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 698 people, 300 households, and 203 families living in the village. The population density was 349.0 inhabitants per square mile (134.7/km2). There were 312 housing units at an average density of 156.0 per square mile (60.2/km2). The racial makeup of the village was 95.7% White, 1.7% Native American, 0.6% Asian, 0.1% from other races, and 1.9% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 3.4% of the population.

There were 300 households, of which 27.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 55.7% were married couples living together, 9.0% had a female householder with no husband present, 3.0% had a male householder with no wife present, and 32.3% were non-families. 26.7% of all households were made up of individuals, and 11.4% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.33 and the average family size was 2.77.

The median age in the village was 43.6 years. 20.2% of residents were under the age of 18; 8.5% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 23.2% were from 25 to 44; 28.7% were from 45 to 64; and 19.3% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the village was 48.6% male and 51.4% female.

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