Thayer Information

Thayer Information

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

General Thayer Information

State: Missouri

County: Oregon County

Close cities: Alton, MO, Elliot Ford, MO, Myrtle, MO, Green Town, MO, Koshkonong, MO, Brandsville, MO

Thayer Population (census data)
Total 2,158 (-1.9% since 2000)
Male 970 (44.9%)
Female 1,188 (55.1%)

Population Density: 993 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 78.4 (US Avg is 100)

Thayer Elevation: 532 feet above sea level

Land Area: 2.17 square miles

Median Household Income: $21,637

Zip Codes: 65791.

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Thayer Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (95.3%)
  • American Indian (3.0%)
  • Hispanic (1.7%)
  • Two or more races (1.6%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (17.8%)
  • Irish (15.2%)
  • German (10.9%)
  • English (9.9%)
  • French (2.7%)
  • Scotch-Irish (2.5%)

Local Thayer Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: St. Louis Cardinals, Kansas City Royals
NFL Football: Kansas City Chiefs, St. Louis Rams
NBA Basketball: Memphis Grizzlies, Indiana Pacers
NHL Hockey: St. Louis Blues
NCAA Sports: Southwest Missouri State University,

Thayer School Information

High Schools
Thayer Senior High (401 E Walnut Street, Thayer, MO, 65791 - Thayer R-II District)
Elementary Schools
Thayer Elementary (365 E Walnut Street, Thayer, MO, 65791 - Thayer R-II District)

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