City of Laurie, Missouri

Lake of the Ozarks

Laurie Community Profile

Climate

Temperature

Type
Coldest month
Average maximum temperature
Average minimum temperature
Hottest month
Average maximum temperature
Average minimum temperature

Statistic/Amount
January
35 degrees Fahrenheit
17 degrees Fahrenheit
July
89 degrees Fahrenheit
69 degrees Fahrenheit
Precipitation

Type
Driest month
Normal rainfall
Wettest month
Normal rainfall
Annual average rainfall
Snow average

Statistic/Amount
January
1.0 inch
May
5.0 inches
35.2 inches
14.0 inches

Population

Location
Laurie
Morgan County

1990 Population
507
15,574

2000 Population
663
19,309

2010 Population
945
20,565

Government

Government Entity
Missouri Senate District
Missouri House District
U.S. Congressional District
Type of local government
Name of Mayor
Comprehensive city plan?
Zoning/city?
Zoning/county?
Subdivision ordinance with design Standards?
City engineer employed

Government Entity Type/Amount
6
116, 117, 155
4
4th Class City
Herb Keck
Yes
Yes
Morgan Co – No; Camden Co – Yes
Yes
Contracted

Labor

Category
Unemployed as % of work Force (annual average) 2012
Median household income
Per capita income
Median age
Cost of living

MorganCounty
8.8%
36,696
18,789
43

Laurie
9.90%
37,004
25,713
56
6.80% below national Avg

Commercial Services

Banks 4

Communications

   Telephone Services

  • AT&T
  • Sprint
  • Verizon
  • MCI

Cable TV

  • Charter Communications
  • Co-Mo Electric
  • Lexsar

   Newspapers 1 daily, 2 weekly

Community Facilities
Number of hotels/motels
Capacity of largest banquet room
Number of churches in the city
Community Public Libraries Camden County
Morgan County 

1
150
7
2
1

Utilities

Water

Supplied by:                      Municipal
Name of supplier               City of Laurie
                                         724 N. Main
                                         Laurie, MO 65038
                                         Ph: (573) 374-4871
Rate information contact    City Hall

Sewer

Supplied by:                              Municipal
City of Laurie
724 N. Main
Laurie, MO 65038
PH: (573) 374-4871
Rate information contact             City Hall
Sewer use charge                       Yes

Electricity

Co-Mo Electric
Highway 5
PO Box 1279
Laurie, Missouri 65038
(573) 374-5407
(800) 781-0157

Natural Gas
(Ready in early 2013)

Summit Natural Gas
14108 North Highway 5
Sunrise Beach, Missouri 65079
(573) 374-1244

Transportation

Air
Nearest airport: Camdenton Municipal Airport and Grand Glaize Airport: Approximately 25 – 35 miles away

Other airports serving the area
Kansas City International 160 miles
Springfield/Branson National Airport 100 miles
St. Louis International Airport 185 miles

Recreation

Nearest public access lake: 5 miles

Features swimming, fishing, boating, water skiing, nature/hiking rails, camping

Contact Information: Susann Huff
Events Coordinator
City of Laurie
Fairgrounds Road
Laurie, Missouri 65038
(573) 374-8776

Fairgrounds:
Children’s playground
  • Pickleball
  • Horseshoes
  • Easter Egg Hunt
  • Gun and Knife Show
  • Rotary Club Car Show
  • Sanctioned KCBBQ
  • Spring and Fall 27 acre Garage Sales
  • Hillbilly Fair
  • Enchanted Village of Lights
  • Soccer
  • RV hookups
  • Rentals for weddings and events
  • Shelter Houses
  • Gazbo
Ball Field Little League
  • Softball
  • Men’s League
  • Co-ed League
  • Rentals for Tournaments
Golf
      
Course Indian Rock Golf Course – public