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Demographics Analysis

The people of Blue Rapids 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
(Blue Rapids City, Kansas)

Male:

Under 5 years : 36

5 to 9 years : 42

10 to 14 years : 42

15 to 17 years : 25

18 and 19 years : 9

20 years : 3

21 years : 3

22 to 24 years : 17

25 to 29 years : 15

30 to 34 years : 41

35 to 39 years : 35

40 to 44 years : 8

45 to 49 years : 39

50 to 54 years : 32

55 to 59 years : 40

60 and 61 years : 13

62 to 64 years : 18

65 and 66 years : 10

67 to 69 years : 14

70 to 74 years : 26

75 to 79 years : 16

80 to 84 years : 8

85 years and over : 2

Female:

Under 5 years : 53

5 to 9 years : 46

10 to 14 years : 21

15 to 17 years : 18

18 and 19 years : 0

20 years : 0

21 years : 1

22 to 24 years : 17

25 to 29 years : 18

30 to 34 years : 34

35 to 39 years : 31

40 to 44 years : 21

45 to 49 years : 34

50 to 54 years : 36

55 to 59 years : 31

60 and 61 years : 14

62 to 64 years : 14

65 and 66 years : 7

67 to 69 years : 12

70 to 74 years : 26

75 to 79 years : 17

80 to 84 years : 18

85 years and over : 17


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Blue Rapids City, Kansas)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 570

Multiple ancestry : 297

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 5

Ancestry not reported : 108


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 980

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
(Blue Rapids City, Kansas)

Total:

Under 5 years : 89

5 to 17 years : 194

18 to 24 years : 50

25 to 34 years : 108

35 to 44 years : 95

45 to 54 years : 141

55 to 59 years : 71

60 and 61 years : 27

62 to 64 years : 32

65 to 74 years : 95

75 years and over : 78

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 86

5 to 17 years : 167

18 to 24 years : 39

25 to 34 years : 90

35 to 44 years : 67

45 to 54 years : 106

55 to 59 years : 61

60 and 61 years : 18

62 to 64 years : 27

65 to 74 years : 52

75 years and over : 57

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 3

5 to 17 years : 27

18 to 24 years : 11

25 to 34 years : 18

35 to 44 years : 28

45 to 54 years : 35

55 to 59 years : 10

60 and 61 years : 9

62 to 64 years : 5

65 to 74 years : 43

75 years and over : 21

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
(Blue Rapids City, Kansas)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 411

Female : 359

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 83

Female : 127

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 0

Female : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Blue Rapids City, Kansas)

Born in state of residence : 746

Born in other state in the United States : 204

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Blue Rapids City, Kansas)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 85

Now married, except separated : 375

Divorced : 41

Separated : 3

Widowed : 46

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 16

Now married, except separated : 135

Divorced : 16

Separated : 2

Widowed : 21

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)
(Blue Rapids City, Kansas)

Speak only English : 882

German:

Speak English "very well" : 2

Speak English less than "very well" : 3

Other Slavic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 2

Speak English less than "very well" : 2


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Blue Rapids City, Kansas

  • German: 425   (34.1%)
  • Irish: 172   (13.8%)
  • English: 147   (11.8%)
  • United States Or American: 132   (10.6%)
  • Swedish: 81   (6.5%)
  • Other Groups: 61   (4.9%)
  • Czech: 58   (4.6%)
  • Dutch: 27   (2.2%)
  • French (except Basque): 21   (1.7%)
  • Norwegian: 17   (1.4%)
  • Scotch-irish: 16   (1.3%)
  • Scottish: 13   (1.0%)
  • Italian: 11   (0.9%)
  • Polish: 11   (0.9%)
  • Swiss: 8   (0.6%)
  • Welsh: 8   (0.6%)
  • Danish: 8   (0.6%)
  • Belgian: 6   (0.5%)
  • Portuguese: 6   (0.5%)
  • Canadian: 5   (0.4%)
  • Luxemburger: 3   (0.2%)
  • Scandinavian: 3   (0.2%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 3   (0.2%)
  • French Canadian: 3   (0.2%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 2   (0.2%)
  • British: 1   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Blue Rapids City, Kansas is 980



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Blue Rapids City, Kansas: 494
Female Population in Blue Rapids City, Kansas: 486


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Blue Rapids City, Kansas: 37.0
Median Female Resident Age in Blue Rapids City, Kansas: 41.2


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Kansas is 36


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Blue Rapids City, Kansas


White


Both sexes

44.3

Male

43.5

Female

45.1

Black or African American


Both sexes

13.5

Male

33.5

Female

12.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

27.5

Male

19.5

Female

37.0

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

22.0

Male

14.5

Female

27.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

9.5

Male

10.5

Female

6.0

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

27.0

Male

23.5

Female

27.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

45.0

Male

44.3

Female

45.3


(updated 2010)



Races in Blue Rapids City, Kansas


  • White: 950
  • African American: 24
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 6



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 2   (0.56%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 9   (2.51%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 22   (6.15%)
  • 9th Grade: 7   (1.96%)
  • 10th Grade: 15   (4.19%)
  • 11th Grade: 19   (5.31%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 11   (3.07%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 153   (42.74%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 42   (11.73%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 28   (7.82%)
  • Associate Degree: 10   (2.79%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 15   (4.19%)
  • Master's Degree: 12   (3.35%)
  • Professional School Degree: 9   (2.51%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 4   (1.12%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 16   (4.23%)
  • 9th Grade: 8   (2.12%)
  • 10th Grade: 22   (5.82%)
  • 11th Grade: 4   (1.06%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 18   (4.76%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 169   (44.71%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 49   (12.96%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 44   (11.64%)
  • Associate Degree: 14   (3.7%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 21   (5.56%)
  • Master's Degree: 9   (2.38%)
  • Professional School Degree: 4   (1.06%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





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

  • Valley Heights Elem


    ( Grades: 4-6, Location: 508 Chestnut, Blue Rapids, KS 66411, Phone: (785) 363-7693, Students: 74 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Blue Rapids City, Kansas

  • Valley Heights Jr/sr High


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: 2274 6th Road, Blue Rapids, KS 66411, Phone: (785) 363-2508, Students: 208 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Blue Rapids City, Kansas

  • Blue Rapids Public Library


    14 Public Square, Blue Rapids, KS 66411

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Blue Rapids City, Kansas


  • Blue Rapids Historical Society


    36 Public Sq, Blue Rapids, KS 66411

  • Marshall County Railroad Historical Society


    824 Hwy 9, Blue Rapids, KS 66411

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Blue Rapids 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 Blue Rapids City, Kansas.

Area Features of Blue Rapids City, Kansas


Airport


(1) Linch Landing Strip Historical   (2) Sedivy Landing Strip Historical  

Building


(1) Blue Rapids Fire District 7   (2) Blue Rapids Police Department   (3) Prairie Ridge Community Hall   (4) Reserville Community Hall  

Cemetery


(1) Antioch Cemetery   (2) Bellegarde Cemetery   (3) Cedar Hill Cemetery   (4) Edinborough Cemetery   (5) Fairmont Cemetery   (6) Greenwood Cemetery   (7) Proctor Cemetery   (8) Saint Wenceslaus Cemetery   (9) Saville Cemetery  

Church


(1) Czeeh Church   (2) First Baptist Church   (3) Saint Mark S Lutheran Church   (4) Saint Monica - Saint Elizabeth Catholic Church   (5) United Presbyterian Church  

Civil


(1) City Of Blue Rapids   (2) Township Of Bigelow   (3) Township Of Blue Rapids   (4) Township Of Blue Rapids City   (5) Township Of Wells  

Locale


(1) Beattie Farmers Union Co - Operative Association Grain Elevator Number 2   (2) Bigelow Historical   (3) Black Vermillion Crossing Historical   (4) Blue Rapids Sewer Treatment Plant   (5) Irving Historical   (6) Merrimac Historical  

Park


(1) Tuttle Creek Reservoir State Wildlife Management Area  

Populated Place


(1) Bestwall   (2) Blue Rapids  

Post Office


(1) Blue Rapids Post Office  

School


(1) Pleasant Valley School Historical   (2) Valley Heights Elementary School - Blue Rapids  

Stream


(1) Black Vermillion River   (2) Bluff Creek   (3) Clear Fork   (4) Corndodger Creek   (5) De Shazer Creek   (6) Elm Creek   (7) Fourmile Creek   (8) Game Fork   (9) Spring Creek   (10) Timber Creek  

Summit


(1) Indian Mound   (2) Twin Mounds  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Blue Rapids City, Kansas

66411 (pop. 1,417)


Cities Nearby Blue Rapids City, Kansas

Blue Rapids City Township, KS  (pop. 1,032) 0.3 Miles
Blue Rapids Township, KS  (pop. 46) 4.6 Miles
Waterville City, KS  (pop. 691) 4.8 Miles
Waterville Township, KS  (pop. 779) 5.0 Miles
Elm Creek Township, KS  (pop. 245) 7.1 Miles
Cottage Hill Township, KS  (pop. 146) 7.6 Miles
Wells Township, KS  (pop. 113) 7.9 Miles
Bigelow Township, KS  (pop. 37) 8.4 Miles
Swede Creek Township, KS  (pop. 205) 10.1 Miles
Barnes Township, KS  (pop. 231) 10.8 Miles



Area Code(s) in Blue Rapids City, Kansas

785



Elevation in Blue Rapids City, Kansas is 1,234.0 ft. (376.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Blue Rapids City, Kansas

Lat: 39.681852 N        Long: -96.659227 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 29   (6.2%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 14   (3.0%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 41   (8.7%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 31   (6.6%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 72   (15.4%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 41   (8.7%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 100   (21.3%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 44   (9.4%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 24   (5.1%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 3   (0.6%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 7   (1.5%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 28   (6.0%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 35   (7.5%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Blue Rapids City, Kansas)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 388

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 30

In 3-person carpool : 2

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 : 0

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 24

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 20


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Blue Rapids City, Kansas)

Less than 5 minutes : 64

5 to 9 minutes : 123

10 to 14 minutes : 80

15 to 19 minutes : 39

20 to 24 minutes : 62

25 to 29 minutes : 29

30 to 34 minutes : 7

35 to 39 minutes : 5

40 to 44 minutes : 6

45 to 59 minutes : 19

60 to 89 minutes : 11

90 or more minutes : 4


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 171

No Social Security income : 230


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 57

No retirement income : 344


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Blue Rapids City, Kansas)

Less than $10,000 : 11

$10,000 to $14,999 : 2

$15,000 to $19,999 : 27

$20,000 to $24,999 : 24

$25,000 to $29,999 : 11

$30,000 to $34,999 : 22

$35,000 to $39,999 : 6

$40,000 to $44,999 : 15

$45,000 to $49,999 : 19

$50,000 to $59,999 : 38

$60,000 to $74,999 : 28

$75,000 to $99,999 : 45

$100,000 to $124,999 : 25

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Blue Rapids City, Kansas)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $49,792


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Blue Rapids City, Kansas

  • KMAN (1350 AM; 0.5 kW; Manhattan, KS; Owner: Manhattan Broadcasting Co., Inc.)
  • KNDY (1570 AM; 0.25 kW; Marysville, KS; Owner: Dierking Communications, Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near Blue Rapids City, Kansas

  • KCLY (100.9 FM; Green, KS; Owner: Cross Communications, Inc.)
  • KMKF (101.5 FM; Saint George, KS; Owner: Manhattan Broadcasting Co., Inc.)
  • KQLA (103.5 FM; Manhattan, KS; Owner: Platinum Broadcasting Company)
  • KXBZ (104.7 FM; Saint George, KS; Owner: Manhattan Broadcasting Co., Inc.)
  • NEW (88.7 FM; Marysville, KS; Owner: Ron Elmore Ministries Inc)
  • NEW (89.9 FM; Olsburg, KS; Owner: Network Of Glory, Llc)
  • NEW (90.9 FM; Manhattan, KS; Owner: Ufm Community Learning Center)
  • KSDB-FM (91.9 FM; Manhattan, KS; Owner: Kansas State University)
  • KMZA (92.1 FM; Kelly, KS; Owner: Knza, Inc.)
  • KHCA (95.3 FM; Louisville, KS; Owner: Khca, Inc.)
  • KNDY-FM (95.5 FM; Oketo, KS; Owner: Dierking Communications, Inc.)
  • KACZ (96.3 FM; Manhattan, KS; Owner: Manhattan Broadcasting Co., Inc.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Blue Rapids City, Kansas

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 48  (17.6%)
  • Service Occupations: 26  (9.5%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 17  (6.2%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 9  (3.3%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 57  (20.9%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 52  (24.5%)
  • Service Occupations: 58  (27.4%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 74  (34.9%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 8  (3.8%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 4  (1.9%)


(updated 2010)





There are 78 Farms In Blue Rapids City, Kansas


(updated 2008)



Banks In Blue Rapids City, Kansas

The State Bank Of Blue Rapids - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $45.6k
    Industry Specialization: All Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 1

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Blue Rapids City, Kansas

  • Clay Center Municipal


    (about 33.4 miles in Clay Center, Kansas; Airport Code: CJW)

  • Manhattan Regional


    (about 37.3 miles in Ogden, Kansas; Airport Code: MHK)

  • Beatrice Municipal


    (about 42.9 miles in Beatrice, Nebraska; Airport Code: BIE)

  • Blosser Municipal


    (about 53.7 miles in Ames, Kansas; Airport Code: CNK)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Blue Rapids City, Kansas

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

80.17%

Carpooled

10.86%

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

5.64%

Other Means

1.25%

Worked At Home

2.09%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 242

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 22

Female householder, no husband present : 9

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 116

Householder not living alone : 12


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 2

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 6

All other households : 393


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Blue Rapids City, Kansas)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 201

Renter-occupied housing units : 41

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 17

Renter-occupied housing units : 5

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 5

Renter-occupied housing units : 4

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 77

Renter-occupied housing units : 51


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Blue Rapids City, Kansas)

Less than $10,000 : 51

$10,000 to $14,999 : 19

$15,000 to $19,999 : 39

$20,000 to $24,999 : 39

$25,000 to $29,999 : 29

$30,000 to $34,999 : 33

$35,000 to $39,999 : 6

$40,000 to $44,999 : 18

$45,000 to $49,999 : 25

$50,000 to $59,999 : 41

$60,000 to $74,999 : 28

$75,000 to $99,999 : 48

$100,000 to $124,999 : 25

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Blue Rapids City, Kansas)

Total : 443


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Blue Rapids City, Kansas)

Occupied : 401

Vacant : 42


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Blue Rapids City, Kansas)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Blue Rapids City, Kansas)

Built 2005 or later : 6

Built 2000 to 2004 : 8

Built 1990 to 1999 : 12

Built 1980 to 1989 : 25

Built 1970 to 1979 : 17

Built 1960 to 1969 : 21

Built 1950 to 1959 : 46

Built 1940 to 1949 : 36

Built 1939 or earlier : 272


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Blue Rapids City, Kansas)

Utility gas : 337

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 3

Electricity : 35

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 5

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 18

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 3

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Blue Rapids City, Kansas)

Less than $10,000 : 31

$10,000 to $14,999 : 7

$15,000 to $19,999 : 26

$20,000 to $24,999 : 3

$25,000 to $29,999 : 16

$30,000 to $34,999 : 34

$35,000 to $39,999 : 7

$40,000 to $49,999 : 24

$50,000 to $59,999 : 44

$60,000 to $69,999 : 20

$70,000 to $79,999 : 27

$80,000 to $89,999 : 17

$90,000 to $99,999 : 8

$100,000 to $124,999 : 8

$125,000 to $149,999 : 6

$150,000 to $174,999 : 12

$175,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 to $249,999 : 0

$250,000 to $299,999 : 3

$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 : 7


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Blue Rapids 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 : 7

Home equity loan only : 2

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 119

Housing units without a mortgage : 172


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Blue Rapids City, Kansas)

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $96,700

Built 1990 to 1999 : $67,500

Built 1980 to 1989 : $85,000

Built 1970 to 1979 :

Built 1960 to 1969 : $61,700

Built 1950 to 1959 : $65,000

Built 1940 to 1949 : $29,200

Built 1939 or earlier : $49,800


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Blue Rapids City, Kansas: 63.4%

Percentage of Family Households in Kansas: 66.0%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Blue Rapids City, Kansas

Institutionalized population


  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 100%


(updated 2010)









Median Household Income In 2000 (Blue Rapids City, KS): $30,682
Median Household Income In 2000 (Kansas): $40,624


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Blue Rapids City): $30,000
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Kansas): $81,000


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Blue Rapids City): $324
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Kansas): $498


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Blue Rapids City, Kansas

Utility Gas: 90.5%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 2.3%
Electricity: 5.4%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.9%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.9%
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 Blue Rapids City, Kansas are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Blue Rapids City, Kansas

Community Memorial Healthcare Hha


     Address: 708 N 18th St, Marysville, Kansas 66508
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 11/5/1982

Community Homehealth


     Address: 100 W 8th St, Onaga, Kansas 66521
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 1/17/1985

Hanover Home Healthcare


     Address: 205 South Hanover, Hanover, Kansas 66945
     Ownership: Government - Local
     Certified Date: 2/10/1995

Meadowlark Home Health


     Address: 2121 Meadowlark Rd, Manhattan, Kansas 66502
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 8/7/1995

Homecare & Hospice Inc


     Address: 323 Poyntz Ave, Manhattan, Kansas 66502
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 10/1/1978

Hospitals Close To Blue Rapids City, Kansas

"community Memorial Healthcare, Inc"


     Address: 708 N 18th Street, Marysville, Kansas 66508
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

"community Hospital, Onaga/st Marys"


     Address: 120 West 8th Street, Onaga, Kansas 66521
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Mercy Regional Health Center


     Address: 1823 College Ave, Manhattan, Kansas 66502
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Manhattan Surgical Hospital Llc


     Address: 1829 College Avenue, Manhattan, Kansas 66502
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Nemaha Valley Community Hospital


     Address: 1600 Community Dr, Seneca, Kansas 66538
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Nursing Homes Close To Blue Rapids City, Kansas

Frankfort Community Care Home


     Address: 510 N Walnut St, Frankfort, Kansas 66427
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 43
     Percent Occupied: 90%

Cambridge Place


     Address: 1100 N 16th, Marysville, Kansas 66508
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 87
     Percent Occupied: 75%

Westy Community Care Home


     Address: 105 N Highway 99, Westmoreland, Kansas 66549
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 54
     Percent Occupied: 95%

Deseret Nursing & Rehabilitation At Onaga


     Address: 500 Western St., Onaga, Kansas 66521
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 24
     Percent Occupied: 52%

Eastridge


     Address: 1st & Main Rr 1, Centralia, Kansas 66415
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 41
     Percent Occupied: 100%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Blue Rapids City, Kansas

Name: NPPD
Address: PO Box 98; Brownville, NE 68321
Distance: 70 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Blue Rapids City, Kansas

    Retired Workers: 205
    Disabled Workers: 35
    Widowers Workers: 35
    Spouses Workers: 15
    Children Workers: 15


(updated 2007)



Marshall County, Kansas Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 35.02%
  • Bush & Cheney 63.84%
  • Other 1.13%



(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 Blue Rapids City, Kansas citizens.

Relocation to Marshall County, KS

4.70 % of Marshall County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $30,410

Kansas Average 7.39 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Washington County , KS 0.48 % ($42,500 AGI )
  • Riley County , KS 0.41 % ($42,941 AGI )

Relocation away from Marshall County, KS

5.73 % of Marshall 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 $29,300

Kansas Average 7.67 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Riley County , KS 0.57 % ($23,333 AGI )
  • Nemaha County , KS 0.50 % ($27,762 AGI )
  • Shawnee County , KS 0.41 % ($27,706 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 Blue Rapids City, Kansas is based on over 50 years of data.













Storms In Blue Rapids City, Kansas

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Flooding        
05/11/2005, 06:00 pm 0 0 $5K --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
04/11/2001, 01:15 am 0 0 $5K --
         





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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 Blue Rapids City, 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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