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Demographics Analysis

The people of Benton City, 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
(Benton City, Kansas)

Male:

Under 5 years : 130

5 to 9 years : 12

10 to 14 years : 38

15 to 17 years : 21

18 and 19 years : 22

20 years : 8

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 19

25 to 29 years : 36

30 to 34 years : 152

35 to 39 years : 38

40 to 44 years : 26

45 to 49 years : 16

50 to 54 years : 45

55 to 59 years : 22

60 and 61 years : 2

62 to 64 years : 8

65 and 66 years : 8

67 to 69 years : 20

70 to 74 years : 10

75 to 79 years : 22

80 to 84 years : 8

85 years and over : 4

Female:

Under 5 years : 127

5 to 9 years : 127

10 to 14 years : 44

15 to 17 years : 53

18 and 19 years : 10

20 years : 0

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 0

25 to 29 years : 126

30 to 34 years : 44

35 to 39 years : 37

40 to 44 years : 14

45 to 49 years : 23

50 to 54 years : 53

55 to 59 years : 13

60 and 61 years : 11

62 to 64 years : 6

65 and 66 years : 6

67 to 69 years : 13

70 to 74 years : 9

75 to 79 years : 3

80 to 84 years : 13

85 years and over : 3


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Benton City, Kansas)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 665

Multiple ancestry : 541

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 12

Ancestry not reported : 184


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Benton City, Kansas)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 1,363

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 23

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 9

Not a U.S. citizen : 7


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Benton City, Kansas)

Total:

Under 5 years : 257

5 to 17 years : 295

18 to 24 years : 59

25 to 34 years : 358

35 to 44 years : 115

45 to 54 years : 137

55 to 59 years : 35

60 and 61 years : 13

62 to 64 years : 14

65 to 74 years : 66

75 years and over : 53

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 257

5 to 17 years : 282

18 to 24 years : 51

25 to 34 years : 301

35 to 44 years : 73

45 to 54 years : 75

55 to 59 years : 25

60 and 61 years : 10

62 to 64 years : 11

65 to 74 years : 46

75 years and over : 40

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 13

18 to 24 years : 8

25 to 34 years : 50

35 to 44 years : 24

45 to 54 years : 49

55 to 59 years : 10

60 and 61 years : 3

62 to 64 years : 3

65 to 74 years : 20

75 years and over : 12

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 : 11

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 : 7

35 to 44 years : 6

45 to 54 years : 2

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 1


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Benton City, Kansas)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 561

Female : 610

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 91

Female : 101

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 9

Female : 14

Foreign born:

Male : 6

Female : 10


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Benton City, Kansas)

Born in state of residence : 1,154

Born in other state in the United States : 180

Native: born outside the United States : 14

Foreign born : 13


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Benton City, Kansas)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 159

Now married, except separated : 490

Divorced : 29

Separated : 0

Widowed : 25

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 38

Now married, except separated : 100

Divorced : 29

Separated : 3

Widowed : 12

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 12

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 11

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 15

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 1


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 1,131

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 5

Speak English less than "very well" : 6

Other Asian languages:

Speak English "very well" : 2

Speak English less than "very well" : 1


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Benton City, Kansas

  • German: 176   (24.1%)
  • English: 127   (17.4%)
  • Irish: 107   (14.7%)
  • United States Or American: 87   (11.9%)
  • Other Groups: 53   (7.3%)
  • Italian: 30   (4.1%)
  • Scottish: 30   (4.1%)
  • French (except Basque): 20   (2.7%)
  • Swedish: 17   (2.3%)
  • Dutch: 14   (1.9%)
  • Swiss: 14   (1.9%)
  • Scotch-irish: 13   (1.8%)
  • European: 13   (1.8%)
  • Welsh: 6   (0.8%)
  • Norwegian: 5   (0.7%)
  • Slavic: 4   (0.5%)
  • Greek: 3   (0.4%)
  • German Russian: 3   (0.4%)
  • Czech: 3   (0.4%)
  • Danish: 3   (0.4%)
  • British: 2   (0.3%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Benton City, Kansas is 1,402



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Benton City, Kansas: 667
Female Population in Benton City, Kansas: 735


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Benton City, Kansas: 33.2
Median Female Resident Age in Benton City, Kansas: 27.0


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Kansas is 36


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Benton City, Kansas


White


Both sexes

35.9

Male

35.7

Female

36.0

Black or African American


Both sexes

11.5

Male

0.0

Female

11.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

3.3

Male

3.0

Female

3.5

Asian


Both sexes

47.0

Male

38.5

Female

56.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

49.5

Male

50.5

Female

33.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

39.0

Male

39.0

Female

36.0

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

16.0

Male

25.5

Female

14.0

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

36.3

Male

36.1

Female

36.4


(updated 2010)



Races in Benton City, Kansas


  • White: 1,361
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 7
  • Asian: 12
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 22



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Benton City, Kansas

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 1   (0.4%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 2   (0.8%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 6   (2.39%)
  • 9th Grade: 2   (0.8%)
  • 10th Grade: 4   (1.59%)
  • 11th Grade: 12   (4.78%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 6   (2.39%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 75   (29.88%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 34   (13.55%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 59   (23.51%)
  • Associate Degree: 17   (6.77%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 24   (9.56%)
  • Master's Degree: 7   (2.79%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 2   (0.8%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 2   (0.75%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 14   (5.28%)
  • 9th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 10th Grade: 9   (3.4%)
  • 11th Grade: 17   (6.42%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 3   (1.13%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 75   (28.3%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 47   (17.74%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 30   (11.32%)
  • Associate Degree: 12   (4.53%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 37   (13.96%)
  • Master's Degree: 19   (7.17%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Benton City, Kansas

  • Benton Elem


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: Po Box 39, Benton, KS 67017, Phone: (316) 778-1151, Students: 244 )

  • Circle Middle School


    ( Grades: 7-8, Location: 14697 Sw 20th, Benton, KS 67017, Phone: (316) 778-1470, Students: 235 )



Museums Near Benton City, Kansas


  • Benton Athletic Memorial Museum Inc


    1106 Military Rd, Benton, AR 72015

  • Cypress Black Bayou Zoological Association Garden Inc


    135 Cypress Park Dr, Benton, LA 71006

  • Franklin County Grge 1910 Musm


    211 N Main St, Benton, IL 62812
    http://www.bentonwestcity.com

  • Franklin County Historic Preservation Society


    Po Box 399, Benton, IL 62812

  • Gann Museum Of Saline County


    Po Box 1923, Benton, AR 72015

  • Nancy Ward-cherokee Foundation


    Po Box 893, Benton, TN 37307

  • Polk County Historical & Genealogical Society


    Po Box 636, Benton, TN 37307

  • Saline County History Heritage Society


    Po Box 1712, Benton, AR 72015

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Benton City, 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 Benton City, Kansas.

Area Features of Benton City, Kansas


Airport


(1) Lloyd Stearman Field   (2) Taylor Airport  

Building


(1) Benton City Hall   (2) Benton Police Department   (3) Butler County Fire District 7 Benton   (4) Prairie Rose Silverscreen Cowboy Museum  

Cemetery


(1) Benton Cemetery   (2) Green Valley Cemetery   (3) Old Benton Cemetery   (4) Union Cemetery  

Church


(1) Benton Christian Church   (2) Freedom Bible Fellowship Church   (3) Palmyra Baptist Church   (4) The Benton Church  

Civil


(1) City Of Benton   (2) Township Of Benton   (3) Township Of Murdock  

Locale


(1) Benton Wastewater Treatment Facility   (2) Team Marketing Alliance Grain Elevator Number 3  

Populated Place


(1) Benton  

Post Office


(1) Benton Post Office  

School


(1) Benton Grade School   (2) Circle Benton Elementary School   (3) Circle Middle School  

Stream


(1) Fourmile Creek   (2) Prairie Creek   (3) Whitewater Creek   (4) Wildcat Creek  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Benton City, Kansas

67017 (pop. 1,942)


Cities Nearby Benton City, Kansas

Murdock Township, KS  (pop. 361) 5.0 Miles
Towanda City, KS  (pop. 1,520) 6.0 Miles
Towanda Township, KS  (pop. 2,746) 6.2 Miles
Bruno Township, KS  (pop. 12,456) 6.6 Miles
Andover City, KS  (pop. 9,874) 7.0 Miles
Minneha Township, KS  (pop. 3,456) 8.4 Miles
Bel Aire City, KS  (pop. 6,694) 8.8 Miles
Kechi City, KS  (pop. 1,869) 9.3 Miles
Augusta Township, KS  (pop. 1,605) 9.4 Miles
Augusta City, KS  (pop. 8,632) 9.7 Miles



Area Code(s) in Benton City, Kansas

316



Elevation in Benton City, Kansas is 1,335.0 ft. (407.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Benton City, Kansas

Lat: 37.789302 N        Long: -97.108402 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 19   (4.4%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 19   (4.4%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 27   (6.3%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 36   (8.4%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 59   (13.7%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 76   (17.7%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 56   (13.0%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 30   (7.0%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 23   (5.3%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 12   (2.8%)
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.   : 40   (9.3%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 33   (7.7%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Benton City, Kansas)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 385

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 19

In 3-person carpool : 4

In 4-person carpool : 5

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 : 4

Bicycle : 5

Walked : 11

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 212


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Benton City, Kansas)

Less than 5 minutes : 20

5 to 9 minutes : 31

10 to 14 minutes : 26

15 to 19 minutes : 65

20 to 24 minutes : 134

25 to 29 minutes : 70

30 to 34 minutes : 40

35 to 39 minutes : 17

40 to 44 minutes : 22

45 to 59 minutes : 8

60 to 89 minutes : 0

90 or more minutes : 0


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Benton City, Kansas)

With Social Security income : 89

No Social Security income : 323


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Benton City, Kansas)

With retirement income : 68

No retirement income : 344


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Benton City, Kansas)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 11

$15,000 to $19,999 : 90

$20,000 to $24,999 : 8

$25,000 to $29,999 : 8

$30,000 to $34,999 : 3

$35,000 to $39,999 : 20

$40,000 to $44,999 : 14

$45,000 to $49,999 : 23

$50,000 to $59,999 : 20

$60,000 to $74,999 : 23

$75,000 to $99,999 : 62

$100,000 to $124,999 : 4

$125,000 to $149,999 : 33

$150,000 to $199,999 : 9

$200,000 or more : 4


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Benton City, Kansas)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $46,667


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Benton City, 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)
  • KNSS (1330 AM; 5.0 kW; Eastborough, KS; Owner: Entercom Wichita License, Llc)
  • KAHS (1360 AM; 1.0 kW; El Dorado, KS; Owner: Kansas City Catholic Network, Inc.)
  • KGSO (1410 AM; 5.0 kW; Wichita, KS; Owner: Steckline Communications, Inc.)
  • KQAM (1480 AM; 5.0 kW; Bel Aire, KS; Owner: Radio Disney Group, Llc)
  • 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 Benton City, 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)
  • KEYN-FM (103.7 FM; Maize, KS; Owner: Entercom Wichita License, Llc)
  • KFXJ (104.5 FM; Kechi, KS; Owner: Journal Broadcast Corporation)
  • KFBZ (105.3 FM; Maize, KS; Owner: Entercom Wichita License, Llc)
  • KTHR (107.3 FM; Maize, KS; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • KBCU (88.1 FM; Newton, KS; Owner: Bethel College)
  • KBTL (88.1 FM; Towanda, KS; Owner: Butler County Community College)
  • KYFW (88.3 FM; Wichita, KS; Owner: Bible Broadcasting Network, Inc.)
  • NEW (88.7 FM; Cassoday, KS; Owner: Templo Apostoles Y Profetas Bethel)
  • KMUW (89.1 FM; Maize, KS; Owner: Wichita State University)
  • KMUW (89.1 FM; Park City, KS; Owner: Wichita State University)
  • KYWA (90.7 FM; Belle Plaine, KS; Owner: Way-fm Media Group, Inc.)
  • KYWA (90.7 FM; Rose Hill, KS; Owner: Way-fm Media Group, Inc.)
  • 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)
  • KICT-FM (95.1 FM; Colwich, KS; Owner: Journal Broadcast Corporation)
  • KZCH (96.3 FM; Wichita, KS; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • KIBB (97.1 FM; Maize, KS; Owner: Connoisseur Media Of Wichita, Llc)
  • KRBB (97.9 FM; Maize, KS; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • KTLI (99.1 FM; Potwin, KS; Owner: El Dorado Licenses, Inc.)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Benton City, Kansas

  • KAKE-TV (Channel 10; Maize, KS; Owner: Gray Television Licensee, 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.)
  • 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)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Benton City, Kansas

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 52  (21.6%)
  • Service Occupations: 17  (7.1%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 36  (14.9%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 1  (0.4%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 67  (27.8%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 74  (35.6%)
  • Service Occupations: 41  (19.7%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 62  (29.8%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 6  (2.9%)


(updated 2010)





There are 84 Farms In Benton City, Kansas


(updated 2008)



Banks In Benton City, Kansas

The Peabody State Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $38.4k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 2

Community National Bank & Trust - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $839.8k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 26

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Benton City, Kansas

  • Colonel James Jabara


    (about 6.8 miles in Bel Aire, Kansas; Airport Code: VWS)

  • Beech Factory


    (about 8.8 miles in Eastborough, Kansas; Airport Code: BEC)

  • Cessna Aircraft Field


    (about 12.4 miles in Wichita, Kansas; Airport Code: CEA)

  • McConnell AFB


    (about 14.4 miles in Mcconnell Afb, Kansas; Airport Code: IAB)

  • Wichita Mid-Continent


    (about 20.2 miles in Wichita, Kansas; Airport Code: ICT)

  • Newton City County


    (about 20.5 miles in Newton, Kansas; Airport Code: EWK)

  • Wellington Municipal


    (about 35.6 miles in Wellington, Kansas; Airport Code: EGT)

  • Strother Field


    (about 43.1 miles in Arkansas City, Kansas; Airport Code: WLD)

  • Hutchinson Municipal


    (about 45.3 miles in Hutchinson, Kansas; Airport Code: HUT)

  • McPherson Airport


    (about 50.3 miles in Conway, Kansas; Airport Code: MPR)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Benton City, Kansas

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

84.63%

Carpooled

9.80%

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

0.89%

Walked

0.0%

Other Means

0.45%

Worked At Home

4.23%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 288

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 3

Female householder, no husband present : 41

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 75

Householder not living alone : 5


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Benton City, Kansas)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 5

Female householder and female partner : 3

Female householder and male partner : 5

All other households : 399


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Benton City, Kansas)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 262

Renter-occupied housing units : 26

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 3

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 22

Renter-occupied housing units : 19

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 45

Renter-occupied housing units : 35


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Benton City, Kansas)

Less than $10,000 : 21

$10,000 to $14,999 : 15

$15,000 to $19,999 : 96

$20,000 to $24,999 : 22

$25,000 to $29,999 : 8

$30,000 to $34,999 : 11

$35,000 to $39,999 : 17

$40,000 to $44,999 : 14

$45,000 to $49,999 : 18

$50,000 to $59,999 : 23

$60,000 to $74,999 : 42

$75,000 to $99,999 : 75

$100,000 to $124,999 : 4

$125,000 to $149,999 : 33

$150,000 to $199,999 : 9

$200,000 or more : 4


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Benton City, Kansas)

Total : 486


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Benton City, Kansas)

Occupied : 412

Vacant : 74


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Benton City, Kansas)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Benton City, Kansas)

Built 2005 or later : 8

Built 2000 to 2004 : 10

Built 1990 to 1999 : 66

Built 1980 to 1989 : 53

Built 1970 to 1979 : 52

Built 1960 to 1969 : 31

Built 1950 to 1959 : 77

Built 1940 to 1949 : 90

Built 1939 or earlier : 99


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Benton City, Kansas)

Utility gas : 355

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 3

Electricity : 48

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 3

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 3

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Benton City, 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 : 2

$40,000 to $49,999 : 6

$50,000 to $59,999 : 14

$60,000 to $69,999 : 104

$70,000 to $79,999 : 43

$80,000 to $89,999 : 19

$90,000 to $99,999 : 12

$100,000 to $124,999 : 74

$125,000 to $149,999 : 24

$150,000 to $174,999 : 21

$175,000 to $199,999 : 6

$200,000 to $249,999 : 4

$250,000 to $299,999 : 0

$300,000 to $399,999 : 3

$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
(Benton City, 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 : 18

Home equity loan only : 6

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 5

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 231

Housing units without a mortgage : 72


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Benton City, Kansas)

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 :

Built 1990 to 1999 : $123,200

Built 1980 to 1989 : $134,200

Built 1970 to 1979 : $110,900

Built 1960 to 1969 : $115,000

Built 1950 to 1959 : $78,000

Built 1940 to 1949 : $65,200

Built 1939 or earlier : $72,100


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Benton City, Kansas: 78.2%

Percentage of Family Households in Kansas: 66.0%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Benton City, 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 $200,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $200,000
2000        
  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
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 (Benton City, KS): $49,750
Median Household Income In 2000 (Kansas): $40,624


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Benton City): $71,300
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Kansas): $81,000


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Benton City): $563
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Kansas): $498


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Benton City, Kansas

Utility Gas: 77.0%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 1.3%
Electricity: 21.7%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.0%
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 Benton City, Kansas are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.

Local Government Employment and Payroll In Benton City, Kansas

Function Full Time
Employees
Full Time
Payroll
(Monthly)
Part Time
Employees
Part Time
Payroll
(Monthly)
Part Time
Hours
Avg Yearly
Wage (F/T)
Avg Hourly
Wage (P/T)
Totals for Government 4 $12,217 3 $631 58 $36,651 $10.88
Financial Administration 0 $0 1 $161 13 $0 $12.38
Other Government Administration 1 $2,805 0 $0 0 $33,660 --
Judicial and Legal 0 $0 0 $0 0 $0 --
Police Protection - Officers 1 $3,071 1 $300 25 $36,852 $12.00
Water Supply 0 $0 1 $170 20 $0 $8.50
Other and Unallocable 2 $6,341 0 $0 0 $38,046 --

(updated 2002)



Health Care Centers Close To Benton City, Kansas

Progressive Home Health & Hospice


     Address: 3500 North Rock Road Building 400, Wichita, Kansas 67226
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 2/8/1996

Dependable Home Health Care


     Address: 401 South Greenwood, Wichita, Kansas 67211
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 5/31/1994

Interim Healthcare Of Wichita


     Address: 333 S Broadway St Suite 200, Wichita, Kansas 67202
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 12/23/1981

Advantage Home Care Inc


     Address: 1611 West Harry Street, Wichita, Kansas 67213
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 8/19/1996

Via Christi Home Health


     Address: 555 South Washington, Wichita, Kansas 67211
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 11/9/1983

Hospitals Close To Benton City, Kansas

Kansas Heart Hospital


     Address: 3601 North Webb Road, Wichita, Kansas 67226
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Galichia Heart Hospital Llc


     Address: 2610 N Woodlawn, Wichita, Kansas 67220
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Kansas Spine Hospital Llc


     Address: 3333 North Webb Road, Wichita, Kansas 67226
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Via Christi Regional Medical Center


     Address: 929 N St Francis St, Wichita, Kansas 67214
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Wesley Medical Center


     Address: 550 N Hillside St, Wichita, Kansas 67214
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Nursing Homes Close To Benton City, Kansas

Manorcare Health Services - Wichita


     Address: 7101 E 21st St N, Wichita, Kansas 67206
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 100
     Percent Occupied: 84%

Larksfield Place


     Address: 2828 N. Governeour, Wichita, Kansas 67226
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 83
     Percent Occupied: 92%

Lakewood Senior Living Of Seville


     Address: 1319 Seville St, Wichita, Kansas 67209
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 70
     Percent Occupied: 70%

Golden Livingcenter - Wichita


     Address: 4007 E Lincoln St, Wichita, Kansas 67218
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 55
     Percent Occupied: 93%

Meridian Nursing And Reha


     Address: 1555 N Meridian St, Wichita, Kansas 67203
     Ownership: For Profit - Individual
     Number of Residents: 99
     Percent Occupied: 93%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Benton City, Kansas

Name: Wolf Creek
Address: PO Box 411; Burlington, KS 66839-0411
Distance: 79 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Benton City, Kansas

    Retired Workers: 210
    Disabled Workers: 40
    Widowers Workers: 20
    Spouses Workers: 15
    Children Workers: 30


(updated 2007)



Butler County, Kansas Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 28.52%
  • Bush & Cheney 70.16%
  • Other 1.32%



(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 Benton City, Kansas citizens.

Relocation to Butler County, KS

7.93 % of Butler County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $49,526

Kansas Average 7.39 %

0.08 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $32,000

Kansas Average 0.19 %

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

  • Sedgwick County , KS 3.79 % ($51,024 AGI )
  • Sumner County , KS 0.18 % ($28,026 AGI )
  • Cowley County , KS 0.17 % ($34,027 AGI )

Relocation away from Butler County, KS

8.01 % of Butler 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 $39,023

Kansas Average 7.67 %

0.07 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $26,688

Kansas Average 0.10 %

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

  • Sedgwick County , KS 3.76 % ($35,572 AGI )
  • Cowley County , KS 0.18 % ($32,842 AGI )
  • Johnson County , KS 0.17 % ($39,108 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 Benton City, 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 Benton City, Kansas directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Benton City, Kansas

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0
Rape n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0
Robbery n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0
Assault n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0
Burglary n/a n/a n/a 1 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 1
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a 122 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 115
Larceny Theft n/a n/a n/a 1 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 5 4
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a 122 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 566 459
Vehicle Theft n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 1 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 113 0
Arson n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 2 1
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0


(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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