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   (County: Lyon County)

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Demographics Analysis

The people of Americus 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
(Americus Township, Kansas)

Male:

Under 5 years : 91

5 to 9 years : 73

10 to 14 years : 73

15 to 17 years : 100

18 and 19 years : 22

20 years : 11

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 30

25 to 29 years : 42

30 to 34 years : 23

35 to 39 years : 85

40 to 44 years : 61

45 to 49 years : 90

50 to 54 years : 66

55 to 59 years : 36

60 and 61 years : 25

62 to 64 years : 27

65 and 66 years : 8

67 to 69 years : 16

70 to 74 years : 14

75 to 79 years : 9

80 to 84 years : 23

85 years and over : 15

Female:

Under 5 years : 45

5 to 9 years : 53

10 to 14 years : 53

15 to 17 years : 67

18 and 19 years : 33

20 years : 4

21 years : 19

22 to 24 years : 24

25 to 29 years : 24

30 to 34 years : 49

35 to 39 years : 29

40 to 44 years : 106

45 to 49 years : 85

50 to 54 years : 65

55 to 59 years : 54

60 and 61 years : 2

62 to 64 years : 11

65 and 66 years : 23

67 to 69 years : 6

70 to 74 years : 9

75 to 79 years : 24

80 to 84 years : 23

85 years and over : 7


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Americus Township, Kansas)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 809

Multiple ancestry : 703

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 37

Ancestry not reported : 206


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 1,713

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 15

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 13

Not a U.S. citizen : 14


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Americus Township, Kansas)

Total:

Under 5 years : 136

5 to 17 years : 419

18 to 24 years : 143

25 to 34 years : 138

35 to 44 years : 281

45 to 54 years : 306

55 to 59 years : 90

60 and 61 years : 27

62 to 64 years : 38

65 to 74 years : 76

75 years and over : 101

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 136

5 to 17 years : 378

18 to 24 years : 110

25 to 34 years : 100

35 to 44 years : 191

45 to 54 years : 226

55 to 59 years : 63

60 and 61 years : 16

62 to 64 years : 27

65 to 74 years : 53

75 years and over : 81

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 41

18 to 24 years : 33

25 to 34 years : 35

35 to 44 years : 70

45 to 54 years : 63

55 to 59 years : 27

60 and 61 years : 9

62 to 64 years : 11

65 to 74 years : 23

75 years and over : 20

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 : 12

45 to 54 years : 3

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 : 3

35 to 44 years : 8

45 to 54 years : 14

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 2

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Americus Township, Kansas)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 780

Female : 601

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 148

Female : 184

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 4

Female : 11

Foreign born:

Male : 8

Female : 19


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Americus Township, Kansas)

Born in state of residence : 1,350

Born in other state in the United States : 322

Native: born outside the United States : 15

Foreign born : 27


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 265

Now married, except separated : 661

Divorced : 17

Separated : 32

Widowed : 46

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 33

Now married, except separated : 193

Divorced : 20

Separated : 47

Widowed : 11

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 15

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 27

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 1,584

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 24

Speak English less than "very well" : 8

Greek:

Speak English "very well" : 3

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Americus Township, Kansas

  • German: 285   (24.4%)
  • United States Or American: 218   (18.7%)
  • English: 133   (11.4%)
  • Irish: 110   (9.4%)
  • Other Groups: 100   (8.6%)
  • Dutch: 57   (4.9%)
  • Scottish: 43   (3.7%)
  • European: 33   (2.8%)
  • Welsh: 31   (2.7%)
  • Scotch-irish: 29   (2.5%)
  • French (except Basque): 29   (2.5%)
  • Swedish: 24   (2.1%)
  • Danish: 17   (1.5%)
  • Hungarian: 9   (0.8%)
  • Czech: 9   (0.8%)
  • Norwegian: 8   (0.7%)
  • Russian: 7   (0.6%)
  • Canadian: 6   (0.5%)
  • Iranian: 5   (0.4%)
  • Greek: 5   (0.4%)
  • French Canadian: 2   (0.2%)
  • German Russian: 2   (0.2%)
  • Portuguese: 2   (0.2%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 1   (0.1%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 1   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Americus Township, Kansas is 1,755



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Americus Township, Kansas: 940
Female Population in Americus Township, Kansas: 815


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Americus Township, Kansas: 35.1
Median Female Resident Age in Americus Township, Kansas: 41.0


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Kansas is 36


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Americus Township, Kansas


White


Both sexes

41.2

Male

41.5

Female

41.0

Black or African American


Both sexes

16.5

Male

17.5

Female

15.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

46.5

Male

46.5

Female

0.0

Asian


Both sexes

55.5

Male

48.5

Female

62.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

34.5

Male

54.0

Female

19.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

14.8

Male

26.5

Female

13.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

17.3

Male

24.5

Female

13.0

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

41.9

Male

42.4

Female

41.5


(updated 2010)



Races in Americus Township, Kansas


  • White: 1,714
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 41



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 2   (0.4%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 2   (0.4%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 10   (2.02%)
  • 9th Grade: 4   (0.81%)
  • 10th Grade: 5   (1.01%)
  • 11th Grade: 12   (2.43%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 24   (4.86%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 204   (41.3%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 35   (7.09%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 59   (11.94%)
  • Associate Degree: 62   (12.55%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 47   (9.51%)
  • Master's Degree: 26   (5.26%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 2   (0.4%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 1   (0.2%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 7   (1.4%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 12   (2.4%)
  • 9th Grade: 2   (0.4%)
  • 10th Grade: 9   (1.8%)
  • 11th Grade: 16   (3.21%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 14   (2.81%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 201   (40.28%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 29   (5.81%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 71   (14.23%)
  • Associate Degree: 24   (4.81%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 72   (14.43%)
  • Master's Degree: 17   (3.41%)
  • Professional School Degree: 18   (3.61%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 6   (1.2%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Americus Township, Kansas

  • North Lyon County


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: Box 527, Americus, KS 66835, Phone: (620) 443-5116, Students: 568 )

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

  • Americus Elem


    ( Grades: KG-8, Location: Box 497, Americus, KS 66835, Phone: (620) 443-5165, Students: 184 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Americus Township, Kansas

  • Americus Township Library


    710 Main St., Americus, KS 66835

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Americus Township, Kansas


  • Historic Oak Grove Foundation Inc


    Po Box 928, Americus, GA 31709

  • Sumter Historic Preservation Society


    Po Box 961, Americus, GA 31709

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Americus 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 Americus Township, Kansas.

Area Features of Americus Township, Kansas


Airport


(1) Roberts Memorial Airport  

Building


(1) Americus Fire Department   (2) Americus Police Department   (3) Americus Township Library   (4) Dunlap Fire District 9   (5) Emporia Fire Department Station 2   (6) Emporia State University Anderson Library   (7) The National Teachers Hall Of Fame  

Cemetery


(1) Cottonwood Cemetery   (2) Dunlap African American Cemetery   (3) Dunlap Cemetery   (4) Fruitland Cemetery   (5) Grandview Cemetery   (6) Hillside Cemetery   (7) Maplewood Cemetery   (8) Memorial Lawn Cemetery   (9) Township Cemetery  

Church


(1) Americus United Methodist Church   (2) Apostolic Tabernacle   (3) Bethel Baptist Church   (4) Cottonwood Friends Church   (5) Dunlap United Methodist Church   (6) Emporia First Church Of The Nazarene   (7) Emporia Presbyterian Church - West Campus   (8) Faith Lutheran Church   (9) Life Church   (10) Lighthouse Baptist Church   (11) Saffordville United Methodist Church   (12) Saint Marks Evangelical Lutheran Church   (13) The Church Of Jesus Christ Of Latter Day Saints   (14) Twelfth Avenue Baptist Church   (15) United Presbyterian Church   (16) Victory Fellowship Foursquare Church   (17) West Side Baptist Church  

Civil


(1) City Of Americus   (2) City Of Dunlap   (3) Township Of Americus  

Crossing


(1) Emporia Interchange  

Dam


(1) Ruggles Dam  

Hospital


(1) Newman Regional Health  

Locale


(1) Americus Wastewater Treatment Facility   (2) Emporia Recreational Vehicle Park And Campground   (3) Emporia West Plaza   (4) F And F Feeds Grain Elevator Number 1   (5) Flint Hills Village   (6) Flinthills Mall   (7) Hinchman Ranch   (8) Horton Farms   (9) Huston Ranch   (10) Jones Aquatic Center   (11) Langley Farm   (12) Leffler Farms   (13) Lyon County Fairgrounds   (14) Orleans Historical   (15) Redelfs Farms  

Park


(1) Dryer Park   (2) Jones Youth Recreation Park   (3) Woodland Park  

Populated Place


(1) Americus   (2) Berkeley Hills   (3) Dunlap   (4) Lincoln Mobile Home Village   (5) Merrick   (6) Paradise Mobile Home Park   (7) Plymouth   (8) Toledo   (9) Westhill Mobile Home Park  

Post Office


(1) Americus Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Lake Kahola  

School


(1) Americus Elementary School North Lyon County Junior High School   (2) Cottonwood School Historical   (3) Emporia Christian School   (4) Emporia High School   (5) Emporia Middle School   (6) Flint Hills Learning Center   (7) Flint Hills Special Education Cooperative School   (8) Flint Hills Technical College   (9) Lakeside School   (10) Lyndon Valley School Historical   (11) Ruggles School Historical   (12) Thomas W Butcher School   (13) Timmerman Elementary School   (14) Village Elementary School   (15) West Side Christian Academy  

Stream


(1) Beaver Creek   (2) Buckeye Creek   (3) East Buckeye Creek   (4) Jacob Creek   (5) Kahola Creek   (6) Linck Creek   (7) Ludy Creek   (8) Moon Creek   (9) Pester Creek   (10) Rock Creek   (11) Walker Branch   (12) Wrights Creek  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Americus Township, Kansas

66835 (pop. 1,349)


Cities Nearby Americus Township, Kansas

Americus City, KS  (pop. 1,099) 1.0 Miles
Fremont Township, KS  (pop. 753) 6.3 Miles
Dunlap City, KS  (pop. 62) 6.6 Miles
Pike Township, KS  (pop. 1,083) 8.2 Miles
Bushong City, KS  (pop. 22) 8.5 Miles
Emporia City, KS  (pop. 24,851) 8.8 Miles
Toledo Township, KS  (pop. 379) 10.2 Miles
Agnes City Township, KS  (pop. 562) 10.2 Miles
Emporia Township, KS  (pop. 1,033) 10.7 Miles
Allen City, KS  (pop. 210) 10.8 Miles



Area Code(s) in Americus Township, Kansas

620



Elevation in Americus Township, Kansas is 1,132.0 ft. (345.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Americus Township, Kansas

Lat: 38.519950 N        Long: -96.266732 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Americus 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 Americus Township, Kansas

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 44   (5.4%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 21   (2.6%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 49   (6.0%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 73   (9.0%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 107   (13.2%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 123   (15.1%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 162   (19.9%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 44   (5.4%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 25   (3.1%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 20   (2.5%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 15   (1.8%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 8   (1.0%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 83   (10.2%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 39   (4.8%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Americus Township, Kansas)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 731

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 75

In 3-person carpool : 0

In 4-person carpool : 8

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 8

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 : 3

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 38

Other means : 6

Worked at home : 8


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Americus Township, Kansas)

Less than 5 minutes : 52

5 to 9 minutes : 60

10 to 14 minutes : 137

15 to 19 minutes : 160

20 to 24 minutes : 275

25 to 29 minutes : 62

30 to 34 minutes : 35

35 to 39 minutes : 19

40 to 44 minutes : 0

45 to 59 minutes : 3

60 to 89 minutes : 22

90 or more minutes : 44


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 161

No Social Security income : 447


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 88

No retirement income : 520


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Americus Township, Kansas)

Less than $10,000 : 37

$10,000 to $14,999 : 3

$15,000 to $19,999 : 5

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 29

$30,000 to $34,999 : 13

$35,000 to $39,999 : 8

$40,000 to $44,999 : 19

$45,000 to $49,999 : 26

$50,000 to $59,999 : 95

$60,000 to $74,999 : 151

$75,000 to $99,999 : 71

$100,000 to $124,999 : 25

$125,000 to $149,999 : 3

$150,000 to $199,999 : 3

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $62,500


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Americus Township, Kansas

  • KVOE (1400 AM; 1.0 kW; Neosho Rapids, KS; Owner: Emporia's Radio Stations, Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near Americus Township, Kansas

  • KVOE-FM (101.7 FM; Neosho Rapids, KS; Owner: Emporia's Radio Stations, Inc.)
  • KEKS (103.1 FM; Olpe, KS; Owner: Andrew A. Wachter)
  • KFFX (104.9 FM; Neosho Rapids, KS; Owner: Emporia's Radio Stations, Inc.)
  • NEW (88.7 FM; Matfield Green, KS; Owner: Catholic Hour, Inc.)
  • NEW (89.3 FM; Olpe, KS; Owner: Catholic Radio Network, Inc.)
  • KANH (89.7 FM; Neosho Rapids, KS; Owner: University Of Kansas)
  • KPOR (90.7 FM; Neosho Rapids, KS; Owner: Family Stations, Inc.)
  • KNGM (91.9 FM; Americus, KS; Owner: Great Plains Christian Radio, Inc.)
  • KANS (96.1 FM; Americus, KS; Owner: Kansas Radio, Inc.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Americus Township, Kansas

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 89  (19.9%)
  • Service Occupations: 48  (10.7%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 34  (7.6%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 27  (6.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 94  (21.0%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 150  (35.7%)
  • Service Occupations: 91  (21.7%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 111  (26.4%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 8  (1.9%)


(updated 2010)





There are 57 Farms In Americus Township, Kansas


(updated 2008)



Banks In Americus Township, Kansas

Kansasland Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $52.8k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 2

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Americus Township, Kansas

  • Emporia Municipal


    (about 13.7 miles in Olpe, Kansas; Airport Code: EMP)

  • Coffey County


    (about 33.0 miles in Burlington, Kansas; Airport Code: KS2)

  • Forbes Field


    (about 44.1 miles in Pauline, Kansas; Airport Code: FOE)

  • Forbes AFB


    (about 44.2 miles in Pauline, Kansas; Airport Code: FOE)

  • Allen Air Park


    (about 44.4 miles in Topeka, Kansas; Airport Code: TPB)

  • Manhattan Regional


    (about 48.1 miles in Ogden, Kansas; Airport Code: MHK)

  • Philip Billard Municipal


    (about 51.4 miles in Topeka, Kansas; Airport Code: TOP)

  • Abilene Airport


    (about 58.4 miles in Solomon, Kansas; Airport Code: QBX)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Americus Township, Kansas

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

85.13%

Carpooled

8.83%

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

0.0%

Other Means

0.46%

Worked At Home

5.57%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Americus 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
(Americus Township, Kansas)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 440

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 15

Female householder, no husband present : 33

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 115

Householder not living alone : 5


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 3

Male householder and female partner : 2

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 28

All other households : 575


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Americus Township, Kansas)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 378

Renter-occupied housing units : 62

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 10

Renter-occupied housing units : 5

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 0

Renter-occupied housing units : 33

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 85

Renter-occupied housing units : 35


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Americus Township, Kansas)

Less than $10,000 : 34

$10,000 to $14,999 : 8

$15,000 to $19,999 : 46

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 42

$30,000 to $34,999 : 23

$35,000 to $39,999 : 31

$40,000 to $44,999 : 22

$45,000 to $49,999 : 28

$50,000 to $59,999 : 115

$60,000 to $74,999 : 154

$75,000 to $99,999 : 74

$100,000 to $124,999 : 25

$125,000 to $149,999 : 3

$150,000 to $199,999 : 3

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Americus Township, Kansas)

Total : 655


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Americus Township, Kansas)

Occupied : 608

Vacant : 47


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Americus Township, Kansas)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Americus Township, Kansas)

Built 2005 or later : 5

Built 2000 to 2004 : 39

Built 1990 to 1999 : 47

Built 1980 to 1989 : 104

Built 1970 to 1979 : 183

Built 1960 to 1969 : 55

Built 1950 to 1959 : 26

Built 1940 to 1949 : 14

Built 1939 or earlier : 182


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Americus Township, Kansas)

Utility gas : 310

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 90

Electricity : 134

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 71

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 3

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Americus Township, Kansas)

Less than $10,000 : 15

$10,000 to $14,999 : 6

$15,000 to $19,999 : 2

$20,000 to $24,999 : 10

$25,000 to $29,999 : 2

$30,000 to $34,999 : 18

$35,000 to $39,999 : 7

$40,000 to $49,999 : 11

$50,000 to $59,999 : 25

$60,000 to $69,999 : 26

$70,000 to $79,999 : 19

$80,000 to $89,999 : 28

$90,000 to $99,999 : 74

$100,000 to $124,999 : 79

$125,000 to $149,999 : 29

$150,000 to $174,999 : 70

$175,000 to $199,999 : 8

$200,000 to $249,999 : 10

$250,000 to $299,999 : 19

$300,000 to $399,999 : 12

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 3

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Americus 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 : 22

Home equity loan only : 82

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 3

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 199

Housing units without a mortgage : 167


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $163,300

Built 1990 to 1999 : $101,900

Built 1980 to 1989 : $122,200

Built 1970 to 1979 : $95,700

Built 1960 to 1969 : $69,500

Built 1950 to 1959 : $37,500

Built 1940 to 1949 : $91,300

Built 1939 or earlier : $101,100


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Americus Township, Kansas: 75.1%

Percentage of Family Households in Kansas: 66.0%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Americus Township, Kansas

Noninstitutionalized population


  • College/University student housing : 100%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Americus 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 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
2000        
  Single Family 1 1 $60,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $60,000
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 1 1 $85,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $85,000
2003        
  Single Family 3 3 $296,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 3 $296,000
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 3 3 $254,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 3 $254,000


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Americus Township, KS): $41,641
Median Household Income In 2000 (Kansas): $40,624


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Americus Township): $65,700
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Kansas): $81,000


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Americus Township): $379
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Kansas): $498


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Americus Township, Kansas

Utility Gas: 54.6%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 31.4%
Electricity: 10.1%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 4.0%
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 Americus Township, Kansas are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Americus Township, Kansas

At-home Health Care Inc


     Address: 1420 C Of E Drive Suite 300, Emporia, Kansas 66801
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 7/16/2007

Newman Regional Health Hha


     Address: 1015 Industrail Road Suite A, Emporia, Kansas 66801
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 8/9/1983

Viacare Home Health Llc


     Address: 332 Neosho, Emporia, Kansas 66801
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 2/13/2001

Coffey County Hospital Hha


     Address: 824 N 4th, Burlington, Kansas 66839
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 8/21/1992

Home Health At Geary Comm Hosp


     Address: 1310 West Ash Street, Junction City, Kansas 66441
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 6/15/1984

Hospitals Close To Americus Township, Kansas

Newman Regional Health


     Address: 1201 West 12th Avenue, Emporia, Kansas 66801
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Morris County Hospital


     Address: 600 N Washington St, Council Grove, Kansas 66846
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Coffey County Hospital


     Address: 801 N 4th St Po Box 189, Burlington, Kansas 66839
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Geary Community Hospital


     Address: 1102 St Mary's Road, Junction City, Kansas 66441
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Herington Municipal Hospital


     Address: 100 E Helen Street, Herington, Kansas 67449
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Nursing Homes Close To Americus Township, Kansas

Holiday Resort


     Address: 2700 W 30th St, Emporia, Kansas 66801
     Ownership: For Profit - Individual
     Number of Residents: 111
     Percent Occupied: 93%

Emporia Rehabilitation Center


     Address: 221 W Logan Ave, Emporia, Kansas 66801
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 41
     Percent Occupied: 59%

Flint Hills Care Center


     Address: 1620 Wheeler St, Emporia, Kansas 66801
     Ownership: For Profit - Individual
     Number of Residents: 49
     Percent Occupied: 68%

Emporia Presbyterian Manor


     Address: 2300 Industrial Rd, Emporia, Kansas 66801
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 57
     Percent Occupied: 95%

Council Grove Healthcare Ctr


     Address: 400 Sunset Dr Po Box 319, Council Grove, Kansas 66846
     Ownership: Non Profit - Other
     Number of Residents: 61
     Percent Occupied: 76%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Americus Township, Kansas

Name: Wolf Creek
Address: PO Box 411; Burlington, KS 66839-0411
Distance: 36 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Americus Township, Kansas

    Retired Workers: 130
    Disabled Workers: 45
    Widowers Workers: 25
    Spouses Workers: 10
    Children Workers: 10


(updated 2007)



Lyon County, Kansas Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 38.94%
  • Bush & Cheney 59.16%
  • Other 1.90%



(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 Americus Township, Kansas citizens.

Relocation to Lyon County, KS

6.71 % of Lyon County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $24,989

Kansas Average 7.39 %

0.13 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $8,125

Kansas Average 0.19 %

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

  • Coffey County , KS 0.38 % ($26,106 AGI )
  • Johnson County , KS 0.35 % ($31,500 AGI )
  • Sedgwick County , KS 0.35 % ($24,068 AGI )

Relocation away from Lyon County, KS

9.13 % of Lyon 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 $28,765

Kansas Average 7.67 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Johnson County , KS 0.99 % ($27,102 AGI )
  • Shawnee County , KS 0.72 % ($27,728 AGI )
  • Sedgwick County , KS 0.65 % ($24,253 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 Americus Township, Kansas is based on over 50 years of data.























Storms In Americus Township, Kansas

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Flooding        
05/06/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $50K --
05/06/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $50K --
03/30/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $1K --
08/25/2005, 08:55 am 0 0 $50K --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
06/15/2004, 04:32 am 0 0 $20K --
06/15/2004, 03:06 am 0 0 $45K --
06/15/2004, 03:00 am 0 0 $5K --
05/15/1998, 06:22 am 0 0 $30K --
03/30/1998, 03:30 am 0 0 $2K --
08/14/1997, 07:10 pm 0 0 $2K --
07/22/1996, 01:45 pm 0 0 $1K --
08/01/1986, 03:00 pm 0 1 -- --
         





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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 Americus Township, Kansas directly or research local government web sites.



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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