Tarkio Information

Tarkio Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Tarkio, MO

General Tarkio Information

State: Missouri

County: Atchison County

Close cities: Corning, MO, Rock Port, MO, Farmers City, MO, Westboro, MO, Fairfax, MO, Watson, MO, Elmo, MO, Burlington Junction, MO

Tarkio Population (census data)
Total 1,827 (-5.9% since 2000)
Male 940 (51.5%)
Female 887 (48.5%)

Population Density: 1,320 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 74.4 (US Avg is 100)

Tarkio Elevation: 940 feet above sea level

Land Area: 1.38 square miles

Median Household Income: $35,636

Zip Codes: 64491.

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Tarkio Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (91.9%)
  • Black (6.3%)
  • Hispanic (0.8%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (23.2%)
  • Irish (14.7%)
  • English (10.2%)
  • United States (9.7%)
  • French (2.8%)
  • Scottish (2.4%)

Local Tarkio Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Kansas City Royals
NFL Football: Kansas City Chiefs, St. Louis Rams
NBA Basketball: Chicago Bulls, Minnesota Timberwolves
NHL Hockey: St. Louis Blues
NCAA Sports: Creighton University, University of Missouri

Tarkio School Information

High Schools
Tarkio High (312 South Eleventh Street, Tarkio, MO, 64491 - Tarkio R-I District)
Elementary Schools
Tarkio Elementary (1201 Pine Street, Tarkio, MO, 64491 - Tarkio R-I District)

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