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Demographics Analysis

The people of Alta Township, Kansas give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Alta Township, Kansas)

Male:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 9 years : 0

10 to 14 years : 30

15 to 17 years : 0

18 and 19 years : 0

20 years : 0

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 0

25 to 29 years : 0

30 to 34 years : 0

35 to 39 years : 0

40 to 44 years : 15

45 to 49 years : 0

50 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 11

62 to 64 years : 0

65 and 66 years : 0

67 to 69 years : 0

70 to 74 years : 4

75 to 79 years : 0

80 to 84 years : 0

85 years and over : 0

Female:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 9 years : 14

10 to 14 years : 31

15 to 17 years : 0

18 and 19 years : 0

20 years : 0

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 0

25 to 29 years : 0

30 to 34 years : 0

35 to 39 years : 16

40 to 44 years : 14

45 to 49 years : 15

50 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 15

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 and 66 years : 0

67 to 69 years : 0

70 to 74 years : 0

75 to 79 years : 0

80 to 84 years : 0

85 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Alta Township, Kansas)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 90

Multiple ancestry : 75

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 0

Ancestry not reported : 0


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Alta Township, Kansas)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 165

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 0

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 0

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 0

Not a U.S. citizen : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Alta Township, Kansas)

Total:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 75

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 45

45 to 54 years : 15

55 to 59 years : 15

60 and 61 years : 11

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 4

75 years and over : 0

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 60

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 30

45 to 54 years : 15

55 to 59 years : 15

60 and 61 years : 11

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 4

75 years and over : 0

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 15

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 15

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Alta Township, Kansas)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 45

Female : 90

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 15

Female : 15

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 0

Female : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Alta Township, Kansas)

Born in state of residence : 135

Born in other state in the United States : 30

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Alta Township, Kansas)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 4

Now married, except separated : 14

Divorced : 57

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 15

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Alta Township, Kansas)

Speak only English : 154

German:

Speak English "very well" : 11

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Alta Township, Kansas

  • German: 119   (59.8%)
  • United States Or American: 40   (20.1%)
  • English: 12   (6.0%)
  • Other Groups: 8   (4.0%)
  • Scotch-irish: 6   (3.0%)
  • French (except Basque): 6   (3.0%)
  • Swiss: 5   (2.5%)
  • Dutch: 3   (1.5%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Alta Township, Kansas is 165



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Alta Township, Kansas: 60
Female Population in Alta Township, Kansas: 105


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Alta Township, Kansas: 27.0
Median Female Resident Age in Alta Township, Kansas: 35.5


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Kansas is 36


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Alta Township, Kansas


White


Both sexes

42.8

Male

41.3

Female

43.6

Black or African American


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Asian


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

10.5

Male

9.8

Female

30.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

20.5

Male

20.5

Female

28.0

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

11.5

Male

19.5

Female

9.8

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

43.2

Male

41.5

Female

43.9


(updated 2010)



Races in Alta Township, Kansas


  • White: 165
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 0



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Alta Township, Kansas citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Alta Township, Kansas

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 8   (9.64%)
  • 9th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 10th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 11th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 0   (0%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 30   (36.14%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 21   (25.3%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 19   (22.89%)
  • Associate Degree: 2   (2.41%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Master's Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 3   (3.61%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 9th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 10th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 11th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 0   (0%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 35   (40.7%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 13   (15.12%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 25   (29.07%)
  • Associate Degree: 5   (5.81%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 8   (9.3%)
  • Master's Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Alta Township, Kansas

  • Burrton


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: Po Box 369, Burrton, KS 67020, Phone: (620) 463-3840, Students: 312 )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Alta Township, Kansas

  • Burrton Elem


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: Po Box 369, Burrton, KS 67020, Phone: (620) 463-3820, Students: 227 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Alta Township, Kansas

  • Burrton High


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: Po Box 369, Burrton, KS 67020, Phone: (620) 463-3820, Students: 85 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Alta Township, Kansas

  • Ruth Dole Memorial Library


    121 N Burrton, Burrton, KS 67020

(updated 2012)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Alta Township, Kansas affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Alta Township, Kansas.

Area Features of Alta Township, Kansas


Airport


(1) Fisher Airport  

Building


(1) Burrton Ambulance Department   (2) Burrton City Building   (3) Burrton Police Department   (4) Burrton Senior Center   (5) Harvey Fire District 5  

Cemetery


(1) Burrton Cemetery   (2) Hunt Cemetery  

Church


(1) Burrton Mennonite Church   (2) Burrton United Methodist Church   (3) Faith Community Bible Church   (4) First Christian Church  

Civil


(1) City Of Burrton   (2) Township Of Alta   (3) Township Of Burrton   (4) Township Of Lake   (5) Township Of Valley  

Lake


(1) Saucer Lake  

Locale


(1) Burrton Sewer Treatment Plant   (2) Team Marketing Alliance Grain Elevator Number 32  

Oilfield


(1) Burrton Gas Field  

Populated Place


(1) Alta Mills   (2) Burrton   (3) Patterson   (4) Punkin Center  

Post Office


(1) Burrton Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Boyle Lakes   (2) Meadow Lake  

School


(1) Burrton Elementary School   (2) Burrton Middle High School   (3) Enterprise School Historical   (4) Fairview Elementary School Historical  

Stream


(1) Blaze Fork   (2) Sand Creek   (3) Turkey Creek  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Alta Township, Kansas

67020 (pop. 1,754)


Cities Nearby Alta Township, Kansas

Alta Township, KS  (pop. 165) 0.0 Miles
Little River Township, KS  (pop. 1,913) 6.4 Miles
Burrton Township, KS  (pop. 1,250) 6.9 Miles
Buhler City, KS  (pop. 1,386) 7.0 Miles
Burrton City, KS  (pop. 1,050) 7.2 Miles
Halstead Township, KS  (pop. 425) 8.7 Miles
Mound Township, KS  (pop. 2,004) 8.8 Miles
Moundridge City, KS  (pop. 1,726) 8.8 Miles
Superior Township, KS  (pop. 2,077) 9.6 Miles
Inman City, KS  (pop. 1,571) 10.1 Miles



Area Code(s) in Alta Township, Kansas

620



Elevation in Alta Township, Kansas is 1,457.0 ft. (444.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Alta Township, Kansas

Lat: 38.124217 N        Long: -97.645514 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Alta Township, Kansas need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In Kansas

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.83 6.64 4.94 8.17 0.00 6.57
  Total Electric Industry 7.83 6.64 4.94 8.17 0.00 6.57
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.83 6.62 4.95 8.15 0.00 6.57
  Total Electric Industry 7.83 6.62 4.95 8.15 0.00 6.57
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.90 6.67 4.93 8.88 0.00 6.56
  Total Electric Industry 7.90 6.67 4.93 8.88 0.00 6.56
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.86 6.70 4.94 8.91 0.00 6.60
  Total Electric Industry 7.86 6.70 4.94 8.91 0.00 6.60
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.89 6.66 4.93 10.94 0.00 6.61
  Total Electric Industry 7.89 6.66 4.93 10.94 0.00 6.61
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.92 6.68 4.82 9.21 0.00 6.56
  Total Electric Industry 7.92 6.68 4.82 9.21 0.00 6.56
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.86 6.67 4.70 9.10 0.00 6.52
  Total Electric Industry 7.86 6.67 4.70 9.10 0.00 6.52
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.71 6.47 4.51 5.97 0.00 6.31
  Total Electric Industry 7.71 6.47 4.51 5.97 0.00 6.31
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.65 6.34 4.46 7.96 0.00 6.28
  Total Electric Industry 7.65 6.34 4.46 7.96 0.00 6.28
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.64 6.25 4.47 8.91 0.00 6.22
  Total Electric Industry 7.64 6.25 4.47 8.91 0.00 6.22
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.65 6.25 4.55 7.29 0.00 6.27
  Total Electric Industry 7.65 6.25 4.55 7.29 0.00 6.27
2001              
  Full-Service Providers 7.66 6.20 4.55 8.91 0.00 6.24
  Total Electric Industry 7.66 6.20 4.55 8.91 0.00 6.24
2002              
  Full-Service Providers 7.67 6.28 4.53 9.30 0.00 6.31
  Total Electric Industry 7.67 6.28 4.53 9.30 0.00 6.31
2003              
  Full-Service Providers 7.71 6.42 4.61 0.00 0.00 6.35
  Total Electric Industry 7.71 6.42 4.61 0.00 0.00 6.35
2004              
  Full-Service Providers 7.74 6.45 4.69 0.00 0.00 6.37
  Total Electric Industry 7.74 6.45 4.69 0.00 0.00 6.37
2005              
  Full-Service Providers 7.90 6.60 4.85 0.00 0.00 6.55
  Total Electric Industry 7.90 6.60 4.85 0.00 0.00 6.55
2006              
  Full-Service Providers 8.25 6.96 5.20 0.00 0.00 6.89
  Total Electric Industry 8.25 6.96 5.20 0.00 0.00 6.89

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Alta Township, Kansas

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 9   (7.8%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 8   (7.0%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 26   (22.6%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 14   (12.2%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 22   (19.1%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 12   (10.4%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 15   (13.0%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 9   (7.8%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 0   (0.0%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Alta Township, Kansas)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 60

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 0

In 3-person carpool : 0

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 0

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 0

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 0


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Alta Township, Kansas)

Less than 5 minutes : 0

5 to 9 minutes : 0

10 to 14 minutes : 14

15 to 19 minutes : 15

20 to 24 minutes : 16

25 to 29 minutes : 0

30 to 34 minutes : 0

35 to 39 minutes : 0

40 to 44 minutes : 0

45 to 59 minutes : 0

60 to 89 minutes : 15

90 or more minutes : 0


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Alta Township, Kansas)

With Social Security income : 19

No Social Security income : 45


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Alta Township, Kansas)

With retirement income : 4

No retirement income : 60


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Alta Township, Kansas)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 31

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $44,999 : 0

$45,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 0

$60,000 to $74,999 : 0

$75,000 to $99,999 : 0

$100,000 to $124,999 : 14

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Alta Township, Kansas)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $24,315


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Alta Township, Kansas

  • NEW (1030 AM; 1.0 kW; Wichita, KS; Owner: -)
  • KFTI (1070 AM; 10.0 kW; Park City, KS; Owner: Journal Broadcast Corporation)
  • KFH (1240 AM; 0.63 kW; Wichita, KS; Owner: Entercom Wichita License, Llc)
  • KGSO (1410 AM; 5.0 kW; Wichita, KS; Owner: Steckline Communications, Inc.)
  • KWBW (1450 AM; 1.0 kW; Hutchinson, KS; Owner: Eagle Communications, Inc.)
  • KNGL (1540 AM; 0.25 kW; Conway, KS; Owner: Davies Communications, Inc.)
  • KSGL (900 AM; 0.25 kW; Wichita, KS; Owner: Agape Communications, Inc.)
  • KJRG (950 AM; 0.5 kW; Newton, KS; Owner: Community Broadcasting, Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near Alta Township, Kansas

  • KVWF (100.5 FM; Wichita, KS; Owner: Connoisseur Media, Llc)
  • KFDI-FM (101.3 FM; Colwich, KS; Owner: Journal Broadcast Corporation)
  • KZSN (102.1 FM; Maize, KS; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • KHUT (102.9 FM; Yoder, KS; Owner: Eagle Communications, Inc.)
  • KEYN-FM (103.7 FM; Maize, KS; Owner: Entercom Wichita License, Llc)
  • KFBZ (105.3 FM; Maize, KS; Owner: Entercom Wichita License, Llc)
  • KXKU (106.1 FM; Inman, KS; Owner: Ad Astra Per Aspera Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • KTHR (107.3 FM; Maize, KS; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • KBCU (88.1 FM; Newton, KS; Owner: Bethel College)
  • NEW (88.1 FM; Hutchinson, KS; Owner: Great Plains Christian Radio, Inc.)
  • NEW (88.1 FM; Hutchinson, KS; Owner: Marianna Educational Broadcasting Foundation Inc.)
  • KYFW (88.3 FM; Wichita, KS; Owner: Bible Broadcasting Network, Inc.)
  • KMUW (89.1 FM; Maize, KS; Owner: Wichita State University)
  • KMUW (89.1 FM; Park City, KS; Owner: Wichita State University)
  • KHCC-FM (90.1 FM; Buhler, KS; Owner: Hutchinson Community College)
  • KHCC-FM (90.1 FM; Buhler, KS; Owner: Hutchinson Community College)
  • KCFN (91.1 FM; Newton, KS; Owner: American Family Association)
  • KFTI-FM (92.3 FM; Newton, KS; Owner: Journal Broadcast Corporation)
  • KDGS (93.9 FM; Wichita, KS; Owner: Entercom Wichita License, Llc)
  • KCVW (94.3 FM; Pretty Prairie, KS; Owner: Community Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • KICT-FM (95.1 FM; Colwich, KS; Owner: Journal Broadcast Corporation)
  • KWHK (95.9 FM; Hutchinson, KS; Owner: Ad Astra Per Aspera Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • KZCH (96.3 FM; Wichita, KS; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • KBBE (96.7 FM; Conway, KS; Owner: Davies Communications, Inc.)
  • KIBB (97.1 FM; Maize, KS; Owner: Connoisseur Media Of Wichita, Llc)
  • KIBB (97.1 FM; Hutchinson, KS; Owner: Connoisseur Media Of Wichita, Llc)
  • KRBB (97.9 FM; Maize, KS; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Alta Township, Kansas

  • KAKE-TV (Channel 10; Maize, KS; Owner: Gray Television Licensee, Inc.)
  • KWCH-TV (Channel 12; Buhler, KS; Owner: Sunflower Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • 960423KE (Channel 15; Wichita, KS; Owner: President's College, Inc.)
  • 960724KP (Channel 15; Maize, KS; Owner: Oral Roberts University)
  • 960930KI (Channel 15; Maize, KS; Owner: Community Television Educators)
  • KSAS-TV (Channel 24; Maize, KS; Owner: Newport Television Llc)
  • KSNW (Channel 3; Maize, KS; Owner: Nvt Wichita Licensee, Llc)
  • KSCW (Channel 33; Maize, KS; Owner: Sunflower Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • KMTW (Channel 36; Sedgwick, KS; Owner: Mercury Broadcasting Company, Inc.)
  • 960528KP (Channel 42; Buhler, KS; Owner: Way Of The Cross Of Hutchinson, Inc)
  • 960726KJ (Channel 42; Maize, KS; Owner: Faith Pleases God Church Corporation)
  • 960920KJ (Channel 42; Maize, KS; Owner: Oral Roberts University)
  • 960930KH (Channel 42; Maize, KS; Owner: Community Television Educators)
  • NEW (Channel 46; Bentley, KS; Owner: Pappas Telecasting Of America A California Limited Partnersh)
  • KPTS (Channel 8; Buhler, KS; Owner: Kansas Public Telecommunications Service, Inc.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Alta Township, Kansas

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 25  (40.3%)
  • Service Occupations: 2  (3.2%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 1  (1.6%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 2  (3.2%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 2  (3.2%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 20  (29.0%)
  • Service Occupations: 24  (34.8%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 24  (34.8%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 111 Farms In Alta Township, Kansas


(updated 2008)



Banks In Alta Township, Kansas

State Bank Of Burrton - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $10.7k
    Industry Specialization: Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 1

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Alta Township, Kansas

  • Hutchinson Municipal


    (about 12.3 miles in Hutchinson, Kansas; Airport Code: HUT)

  • McPherson Airport


    (about 16.2 miles in Conway, Kansas; Airport Code: MPR)

  • Newton City County


    (about 20.6 miles in Newton, Kansas; Airport Code: EWK)

  • Wichita Mid-Continent


    (about 34.8 miles in Wichita, Kansas; Airport Code: ICT)

  • Colonel James Jabara


    (about 34.8 miles in Bel Aire, Kansas; Airport Code: VWS)

  • Beech Factory


    (about 37.8 miles in Eastborough, Kansas; Airport Code: BEC)

  • Cessna Aircraft Field


    (about 39.3 miles in Wichita, Kansas; Airport Code: CEA)

  • McConnell AFB


    (about 40.3 miles in Mcconnell Afb, Kansas; Airport Code: IAB)

  • Salina Regional


    (about 46.0 miles in Bavaria, Kansas; Airport Code: SLN)

  • Salina Municipal


    (about 46.1 miles in Bavaria, Kansas; Airport Code: SLN)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Alta Township, Kansas

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

80.33%

Carpooled

12.30%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.0%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

1.64%

Other Means

0.0%

Worked At Home

5.74%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Alta Township, Kansas, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.





(updated 2010)



Household Type
(Alta Township, Kansas)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 14

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 0

Female householder, no husband present : 31

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 19

Householder not living alone : 0


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Alta Township, Kansas)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 0

All other households : 64


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Alta Township, Kansas)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 14

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 0

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 31

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 19

Renter-occupied housing units : 0


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Alta Township, Kansas)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 31

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $44,999 : 0

$45,000 to $49,999 : 4

$50,000 to $59,999 : 0

$60,000 to $74,999 : 0

$75,000 to $99,999 : 15

$100,000 to $124,999 : 14

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Alta Township, Kansas)

Total : 79


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Alta Township, Kansas)

Occupied : 64

Vacant : 15


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Alta Township, Kansas)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Alta Township, Kansas)

Built 2005 or later : 0

Built 2000 to 2004 : 0

Built 1990 to 1999 : 0

Built 1980 to 1989 : 0

Built 1970 to 1979 : 19

Built 1960 to 1969 : 0

Built 1950 to 1959 : 0

Built 1940 to 1949 : 0

Built 1939 or earlier : 60


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Alta Township, Kansas)

Utility gas : 16

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 30

Electricity : 14

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 4

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Alta Township, Kansas)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 15

$60,000 to $69,999 : 0

$70,000 to $79,999 : 16

$80,000 to $89,999 : 0

$90,000 to $99,999 : 0

$100,000 to $124,999 : 0

$125,000 to $149,999 : 29

$150,000 to $174,999 : 4

$175,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 to $249,999 : 0

$250,000 to $299,999 : 0

$300,000 to $399,999 : 0

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Alta Township, Kansas)

Housing units with a mortgage, contract to purchase, or similar debt:

With either a second mortgage or home equity loan, but not both:

Second mortgage only : 4

Home equity loan only : 0

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 14

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 46

Housing units without a mortgage : 0


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Alta Township, Kansas)

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 :

Built 1990 to 1999 :

Built 1980 to 1989 :

Built 1970 to 1979 : $56,300

Built 1960 to 1969 :

Built 1950 to 1959 :

Built 1940 to 1949 :

Built 1939 or earlier : $130,600


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Alta Township, Kansas: 85.2%

Percentage of Family Households in Kansas: 66.0%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Alta Township, Kansas

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 2 2 $183,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $183,000
2000        
  Single Family 1 1 $100,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $100,000
2001        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2002        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2003        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2004        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2005        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2006        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Alta Township, KS): $45,694
Median Household Income In 2000 (Kansas): $40,624


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Alta Township): $77,500
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Kansas): $81,000


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Alta Township): $281
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Kansas): $498


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Alta Township, Kansas

Utility Gas: 24.0%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 64.0%
Electricity: 10.0%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 2.0%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Alta Township, Kansas are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Alta Township, Kansas

Homecare Of Hutchinson


     Address: 3 Compound Dr, Hutchinson, Kansas 67502
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 4/19/1984

Reno County Health Department & Hha


     Address: 209 West Second Ave, Hutchinson, Kansas 67501
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 1/1/1973

Care 2000 Home Healthcare Services Of Hutchinson


     Address: 2 East 2nd Avenue Suite 201, Hutchinson, Kansas 67501
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 10/10/2002

Central Homecare And Hospice Inc


     Address: 427 Se Second, Newton, Kansas 67114
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 4/4/1978

Angel Arms Home Health


     Address: 110 South Main, Mcpherson, Kansas 67460
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 11/8/2000

Hospitals Close To Alta Township, Kansas

Mercy Hospital


     Address: 218 E Pack St, Moundridge, Kansas 67107
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Summit Surgical Llc


     Address: 1818 East 23rd Avenue, Hutchinson, Kansas 67502
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Hutchinson Hospital Corporation


     Address: 1701 E 23rd Avenue, Hutchinson, Kansas 67502
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Federal

Newton Medical Center


     Address: 800 Medical Center Dr, Newton, Kansas 67114
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Memorial Hospital


     Address: 1000 Hospital Dr, Mcpherson, Kansas 67460
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Nursing Homes Close To Alta Township, Kansas

Buhler Sunshine Home


     Address: 400 S Buhler Rd, Buhler, Kansas 67522
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 52
     Percent Occupied: 95%

Halstead Health And Rehab Ctr


     Address: 915 Mcnair, Halstead, Kansas 67056
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 57
     Percent Occupied: 95%

Memorial Home


     Address: 86 Twenty-second Ave, Moundridge, Kansas 67107
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 62
     Percent Occupied: 84%

Pleasant View Home


     Address: 108 N Walnut Po Box 249, Inman, Kansas 67546
     Ownership: Non Profit - Church Related
     Number of Residents: 94
     Percent Occupied: 92%

Golden Plains Health Care Center


     Address: 1202 E 23rd Ave, Hutchinson, Kansas 67502
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 90
     Percent Occupied: 84%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Alta Township, Kansas

Name: Wolf Creek
Address: PO Box 411; Burlington, KS 66839-0411
Distance: 103 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Alta Township, Kansas

    Retired Workers: 230
    Disabled Workers: 35
    Widowers Workers: 30
    Spouses Workers: 20
    Children Workers: 15


(updated 2007)



Harvey County, Kansas Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 35.28%
  • Bush & Cheney 63.10%
  • Other 1.62%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Alta Township, Kansas citizens.

Relocation to Harvey County, KS

6.88 % of Harvey County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $33,372

Kansas Average 7.39 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Harvey County, KS (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • Sedgwick County , KS 1.81 % ($34,529 AGI )
  • Marion County , KS 0.48 % ($37,475 AGI )
  • Reno County , KS 0.44 % ($20,074 AGI )

Relocation away from Harvey County, KS

7.58 % of Harvey County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $33,229

Kansas Average 7.67 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Harvey County, KS (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • Sedgwick County , KS 2.47 % ($34,868 AGI )
  • Mcpherson County , KS 0.33 % ($36,925 AGI )
  • Marion County , KS 0.33 % ($32,900 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Kansas

Low Bracket: $15,000 (3.50%)
High Bracket: $30,000 (6.45%)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Kansas

5.30%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Alta Township, Kansas is based on over 50 years of data.

























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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Alta Township, Kansas directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Alta Township, Kansas

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0
Rape n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0
Robbery n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0
Assault n/a n/a n/a n/a 2 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 1
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a 217 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 111
Burglary n/a n/a n/a n/a 3 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 8
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a 325 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 890
Larceny Theft n/a n/a n/a n/a 9 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 8
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a 976 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 890
Vehicle Theft n/a n/a n/a n/a 4 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a 434 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0
Arson n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 1
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 111
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
n/a n/a n/a n/a 4 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 4
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
n/a n/a n/a n/a 2 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 2


(updated 2013)



Number of Sex Offenders In Kansas

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
3,563 3,981 4,791 5,911 11,617 9,677 6,047 6,275 7,409 7,923


(updated 2014)



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