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The city of Joplin, Missouri has a population of 45504 and ranked #12 by population in the state. Joplin has 21328 households and a total area of 31.42 sq. miles w/ a population density of 1448.2 people per sq. mile and approx. 2.1 people per household. Data according to 2000 census.

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Burglary conviction draws shock prison time - Joplin Globe - The charges stemmed from a burglary Oct. 28 of last year at a residence on Beale Avenue in Joplin. Fitzgerald and a co-defendant, Branden Willis, were accused of entering a woman's home in the middle of the night and stealing her purse, jewelry, ... - Tue, 22 Jul 2014

New and old TIF districts on agenda for Joplin council - Joplin Globe - RKS Development is seeking authorization from the Joplin City Council when it meets Monday night to prepare a request to establish a TIF district. A map of the proposed district shows it extending from north of 33rd Street on the east side of Main ...Developers say proposed Main Street TIF district would bring more business to ... - KOAM-TV - Mon, 21 Jul 2014

Our view: Street smarts - Joplin Globe - That means that many of our major street projects are being paid for by those who travel to Joplin to work, shop or be entertained. The proposal for the next 10 years includes 19 capital improvement projects. The most expensive among them is an $8 ... - Mon, 21 Jul 2014

Historic status sought for all-metal house that survives in Joplin - Joplin Globe - The deluxe model, which is like the one in Joplin, features built-in bookshelves, bedroom vanities, extra closets and overhead storage. Deluxe models were sold with a Thor brand appliance that could wash both clothes and dishes. A buyer could save $215 ... - Mon, 21 Jul 2014

Joplin takes 25-win record into Zone 3 - Joplin Globe - Springfield Hillcrest and Warrensburg had an unusual path to the Missouri Triple-A Zone 3 Tournament. They advanced to this week's three-team playoffs at Warrensburg without winning a game. Joplin, which completes the field, won the five-team District ... - Tue, 22 Jul 2014

Joplin Police Department to Get County Radios - Four States Homepage - JOPLIN, MO---Jasper County has a different radio system than the City of Joplin. Right now, the county is able to communicate with Joplin's dispatch through radios, but Joplin cannot contact the county using radios. Joplin Police Chief Jason Burns says ...Area communities, Jasper County work to improve communications - Joplin Globe - Mon, 21 Jul 2014

Joplin South 12U wins Little League state title - Joplin Globe - As audible chants of “We believe we will win” echoed across Sunny Jim Park on Monday night, Joplin South Little League pitcher Zach Stayton stood atop the mound with a determined gaze in his eye. One letter-high fastball later, he stood a champion. - Tue, 22 Jul 2014

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