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Demographics Analysis

The people of Elkhart 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
(Elkhart City, Kansas)

Male:

Under 5 years : 64

5 to 9 years : 37

10 to 14 years : 69

15 to 17 years : 38

18 and 19 years : 9

20 years : 2

21 years : 9

22 to 24 years : 20

25 to 29 years : 68

30 to 34 years : 46

35 to 39 years : 67

40 to 44 years : 38

45 to 49 years : 103

50 to 54 years : 59

55 to 59 years : 82

60 and 61 years : 27

62 to 64 years : 11

65 and 66 years : 4

67 to 69 years : 7

70 to 74 years : 47

75 to 79 years : 30

80 to 84 years : 44

85 years and over : 53

Female:

Under 5 years : 108

5 to 9 years : 76

10 to 14 years : 56

15 to 17 years : 163

18 and 19 years : 21

20 years : 2

21 years : 5

22 to 24 years : 20

25 to 29 years : 86

30 to 34 years : 43

35 to 39 years : 59

40 to 44 years : 106

45 to 49 years : 70

50 to 54 years : 55

55 to 59 years : 61

60 and 61 years : 7

62 to 64 years : 24

65 and 66 years : 5

67 to 69 years : 26

70 to 74 years : 58

75 to 79 years : 16

80 to 84 years : 26

85 years and over : 96


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Elkhart City, Kansas)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 1,162

Multiple ancestry : 526

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 0

Ancestry not reported : 435


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 1,901

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 : 1

Not a U.S. citizen : 221


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Elkhart City, Kansas)

Total:

Under 5 years : 172

5 to 17 years : 439

18 to 24 years : 88

25 to 34 years : 243

35 to 44 years : 270

45 to 54 years : 287

55 to 59 years : 143

60 and 61 years : 34

62 to 64 years : 35

65 to 74 years : 147

75 years and over : 265

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 129

5 to 17 years : 196

18 to 24 years : 50

25 to 34 years : 72

35 to 44 years : 94

45 to 54 years : 153

55 to 59 years : 47

60 and 61 years : 15

62 to 64 years : 20

65 to 74 years : 41

75 years and over : 101

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 42

5 to 17 years : 122

18 to 24 years : 30

25 to 34 years : 145

35 to 44 years : 152

45 to 54 years : 99

55 to 59 years : 96

60 and 61 years : 19

62 to 64 years : 15

65 to 74 years : 99

75 years and over : 164

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 : 1

5 to 17 years : 121

18 to 24 years : 8

25 to 34 years : 26

35 to 44 years : 24

45 to 54 years : 35

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 7

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Elkhart City, Kansas)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 429

Female : 489

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 443

Female : 540

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 62

Female : 160


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Elkhart City, Kansas)

Born in state of residence : 859

Born in other state in the United States : 923

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 37


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 93

Now married, except separated : 355

Divorced : 114

Separated : 12

Widowed : 80

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 75

Now married, except separated : 522

Divorced : 160

Separated : 11

Widowed : 74

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 131

Now married, except separated : 86

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 1,608

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 271

Speak English less than "very well" : 33

Tagalog:

Speak English "very well" : 14

Speak English less than "very well" : 25


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Elkhart City, Kansas

  • Other Groups: 545   (27.0%)
  • German: 411   (20.3%)
  • United States Or American: 353   (17.5%)
  • Irish: 201   (10.0%)
  • English: 173   (8.6%)
  • French (except Basque): 67   (3.3%)
  • Dutch: 63   (3.1%)
  • Scotch-irish: 40   (2.0%)
  • Scottish: 30   (1.5%)
  • Swedish: 13   (0.6%)
  • Polish: 13   (0.6%)
  • Welsh: 12   (0.6%)
  • Danish: 11   (0.5%)
  • Italian: 10   (0.5%)
  • French Canadian: 9   (0.4%)
  • Russian: 8   (0.4%)
  • Ukrainian: 8   (0.4%)
  • Arab: 8   (0.4%)
  • West Indian (excluding Hispanic Groups): 7   (0.3%)
  • Guyanese: 6   (0.3%)
  • European: 5   (0.2%)
  • British: 5   (0.2%)
  • Swiss: 4   (0.2%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 3   (0.1%)
  • Finnish: 3   (0.1%)
  • Romanian: 2   (0.1%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 2   (0.1%)
  • Celtic: 2   (0.1%)
  • Northern European: 2   (0.1%)
  • Czech: 2   (0.1%)
  • Canadian: 2   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Elkhart City, Kansas is 2,123



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Elkhart City, Kansas: 934
Female Population in Elkhart City, Kansas: 1,189


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Elkhart City, Kansas: 45.0
Median Female Resident Age in Elkhart City, Kansas: 37.1


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Kansas is 36


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Elkhart City, Kansas


White


Both sexes

40.3

Male

38.9

Female

41.1

Black or African American


Both sexes

32.5

Male

32.5

Female

0.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

26.5

Male

20.5

Female

27.5

Asian


Both sexes

38.3

Male

36.5

Female

40.3

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

4.5

Male

4.5

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

24.3

Male

25.3

Female

22.3

Two or More Races


Both sexes

18.5

Male

21.0

Female

16.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

23.7

Male

24.1

Female

22.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

45.0

Male

43.6

Female

46.3


(updated 2010)



Races in Elkhart City, Kansas


  • White: 1,819
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 40
  • Asian: 40
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 224
  • Two or More Races: 0



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 9   (1.39%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 1   (0.15%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 30   (4.64%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 16   (2.48%)
  • 9th Grade: 26   (4.02%)
  • 10th Grade: 18   (2.79%)
  • 11th Grade: 8   (1.24%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 11   (1.7%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 228   (35.29%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 76   (11.76%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 79   (12.23%)
  • Associate Degree: 20   (3.1%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 85   (13.16%)
  • Master's Degree: 24   (3.72%)
  • Professional School Degree: 11   (1.7%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 4   (0.62%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 4   (0.53%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 20   (2.67%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 28   (3.73%)
  • 9th Grade: 6   (0.8%)
  • 10th Grade: 26   (3.47%)
  • 11th Grade: 36   (4.8%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 20   (2.67%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 270   (36%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 78   (10.4%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 76   (10.13%)
  • Associate Degree: 54   (7.2%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 100   (13.33%)
  • Master's Degree: 21   (2.8%)
  • Professional School Degree: 8   (1.07%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 3   (0.4%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Elkhart City, Kansas

  • Elkhart


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: Po Box 999, Elkhart, KS 67950, Phone: (620) 697-2195, Students: 717 )

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

  • Elkhart Elem


    ( Grades: KG-4, Location: Po Box 778, Elkhart, KS 67950, Phone: (620) 697-2133, Students: 238 )

  • Elkhart Middle School


    ( Grades: 5-8, Location: Po Box 999, Elkhart, KS 67950, Phone: (620) 697-2197, Students: 206 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Elkhart City, Kansas

  • Elkhart High


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: Po Box 999, Elkhart, KS 67950, Phone: (620) 697-2193, Students: 186 )

  • Point Rock Academy


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: Po Box 778, Elkhart, KS 67950, Phone: (620) 697-1253, Students: 87 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Elkhart City, Kansas

  • Elkhart/morton County Library


    410 Kansas, Elkhart, KS 67950

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Elkhart City, Kansas


(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Elkhart City, Kansas


Airport


(1) Elkhart-morton County Airport  

Building


(1) Elkhart City Hall   (2) Elkhart Police Department   (3) Elkhart Senior Citizens Center   (4) Elkhart Volunteer Fire Department   (5) Morton County Civic Center   (6) Morton County Courthouse   (7) Morton County Elkhart Fire Department   (8) Morton County Emergency Medical Services   (9) Morton County Health Department   (10) Morton County Historical Society   (11) Morton County Jail   (12) Morton County Library   (13) Morton County Sheriff S Office   (14) United States Department Of Agriculture National Forest Services Elkhart  

Canal


(1) Happy Ditch  

Cemetery


(1) Elkhart Cemetery  

Church


(1) Bible Baptist Church   (2) Christ Lutheran Church   (3) Church Of Christ   (4) Church Of God   (5) Elkhart Church Of The Nazarene   (6) Elkhart United Methodist Church   (7) First Baptist Church   (8) First Christian Church   (9) Hillcrest Southern Baptist Church   (10) Saint Joan Of Arc Catholic Church  

Civil


(1) City Of Elkhart   (2) Township Of Jones   (3) Township Of Taloga   (4) Township Of Westola  

Cliff


(1) Point Of Rocks  

Flat


(1) Artesian Pasture   (2) College Green Pasture   (3) East Headquarters Pasture   (4) Eightyone Pasture   (5) Greenwood Pasture   (6) Moore Pasture   (7) North Fork Pasture   (8) Pasture Number Eight   (9) Pasture Number Eighteen   (10) Pasture Number Eleven   (11) Pasture Number Five   (12) Pasture Number Fortyseven   (13) Pasture Number Four   (14) Pasture Number Nine   (15) Pasture Number Nineteen   (16) Pasture Number Seven   (17) Pasture Number Seventeen   (18) Pasture Number Six   (19) Pasture Number Sixteen   (20) Pasture Number Ten   (21) Pasture Number Thirtyeight   (22) Pasture Number Thirtyfive   (23) Pasture Number Thirtyfour   (24) Pasture Number Thirtynine   (25) Pasture Number Three   (26) Pasture Number Twelve   (27) Pasture Number Twenty   (28) Pasture Number Twentyone   (29) Pasture Number Twentytwo   (30) Point Pasture   (31) Stateline Pasture   (32) Steer Pasture   (33) Unit One Pasture   (34) West Headquarters Pasture   (35) Yoder Pasture  

Hospital


(1) Morton County Hospital  

Locale


(1) Cimarron River Campground   (2) Elkhart City Recreational Vehicle Park   (3) Elkhart Forest Service Station   (4) Elkhart Wastewater Plant   (5) George Alwood Recreation Area   (6) Mand Historical   (7) Morton County Fairgrounds   (8) Morton County Pumping Station   (9) Point Rock Golf Club   (10) Taloga Historical   (11) Westola Historical  

Park


(1) Cimarron River Picnic Ground   (2) Morton Wildlife Area  

Populated Place


(1) Elkhart  

Post Office


(1) Elkhart Post Office  

School


(1) Elkhart Elementary School   (2) Elkhart High School   (3) Elkhart Middle School   (4) Pleasant Plains School   (5) Point Rock Alternative School   (6) Taloga School  

Trail


(1) Santa Fe Trail  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Elkhart City, Kansas

67950 (pop. 2,510)


Cities Nearby Elkhart City, Kansas

Taloga Township, KS  (pop. 2,334) 0.3 Miles
Jones Township, KS  (pop. 17) 3.0 Miles
Rolla City, KS  (pop. 343) 16.7 Miles
Rolla Township, KS  (pop. 416) 16.7 Miles
Westola Township, KS  (pop. 5) 16.9 Miles
Richfield City, KS  (pop. 35) 19.2 Miles
Richfield Township, KS  (pop. 289) 19.6 Miles
Voorhees Township, KS  (pop. 129) 28.4 Miles
West Center Township, KS  (pop. 129) 28.5 Miles
Hugoton City, KS  (pop. 3,798) 32.7 Miles



Area Code(s) in Elkhart City, Kansas

620



Elevation in Elkhart City, Kansas is 3,573.0 ft. (1,089.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Elkhart City, Kansas

Lat: 37.003108 N        Long: -101.898085 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 8   (0.8%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 23   (2.2%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 20   (1.9%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 62   (6.0%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 116   (11.3%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 189   (18.4%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 223   (21.7%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 95   (9.3%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 61   (5.9%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 89   (8.7%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 24   (2.3%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 8   (0.8%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 57   (5.6%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 52   (5.1%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Elkhart City, Kansas)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 913

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 28

In 3-person carpool : 18

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 0

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

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 5

Walked : 45

Other means : 34

Worked at home : 23


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Elkhart City, Kansas)

Less than 5 minutes : 459

5 to 9 minutes : 251

10 to 14 minutes : 101

15 to 19 minutes : 59

20 to 24 minutes : 66

25 to 29 minutes : 0

30 to 34 minutes : 17

35 to 39 minutes : 12

40 to 44 minutes : 22

45 to 59 minutes : 7

60 to 89 minutes : 16

90 or more minutes : 33


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 181

No Social Security income : 700


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 123

No retirement income : 758


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Elkhart City, Kansas)

Less than $10,000 : 7

$10,000 to $14,999 : 23

$15,000 to $19,999 : 85

$20,000 to $24,999 : 40

$25,000 to $29,999 : 83

$30,000 to $34,999 : 77

$35,000 to $39,999 : 23

$40,000 to $44,999 : 5

$45,000 to $49,999 : 11

$50,000 to $59,999 : 101

$60,000 to $74,999 : 81

$75,000 to $99,999 : 42

$100,000 to $124,999 : 31

$125,000 to $149,999 : 26

$150,000 to $199,999 : 22

$200,000 or more : 9


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $36,957


(updated 2009)



FM Radio Stations Near Elkhart City, Kansas

  • NEW (91.3 FM; Elkhart, KS; Owner: Kanza Society, Inc.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Elkhart City, Kansas

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 150  (26.9%)
  • Service Occupations: 56  (10.0%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 76  (13.6%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 61  (10.9%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 101  (18.1%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 197  (37.9%)
  • Service Occupations: 138  (26.5%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 161  (31.0%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 11  (2.1%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 95 Farms In Elkhart City, Kansas


(updated 2008)



Banks In Elkhart City, Kansas

Colorado East Bank & Trust - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $751.8k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 18

First National Bank Of Elkhart - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $75.9k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 2

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Elkhart City, Kansas

  • Guymon Municipal


    (about 31.0 miles in Guymon, Oklahoma; Airport Code: GUY)

  • Ulysses Airport


    (about 50.5 miles in Ulysses, Kansas; Airport Code: ULS)

  • Liberal Municipal


    (about 51.8 miles in Liberal, Kansas; Airport Code: LBL)

  • Liberal Mid-America Regional


    (about 51.8 miles in Liberal, Kansas; Airport Code: LBL)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Elkhart City, Kansas

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

80.69%

Carpooled

13.51%

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

0.19%

Walked

2.76%

Other Means

0.57%

Worked At Home

2.28%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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(updated 2010)



Household Type
(Elkhart City, Kansas)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 491

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 74

Female householder, no husband present : 101

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 180

Householder not living alone : 35


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 19

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 0

All other households : 862


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Elkhart City, Kansas)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 382

Renter-occupied housing units : 109

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 58

Renter-occupied housing units : 16

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 29

Renter-occupied housing units : 72

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 94

Renter-occupied housing units : 121


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Elkhart City, Kansas)

Less than $10,000 : 18

$10,000 to $14,999 : 27

$15,000 to $19,999 : 127

$20,000 to $24,999 : 62

$25,000 to $29,999 : 117

$30,000 to $34,999 : 93

$35,000 to $39,999 : 23

$40,000 to $44,999 : 24

$45,000 to $49,999 : 22

$50,000 to $59,999 : 101

$60,000 to $74,999 : 81

$75,000 to $99,999 : 71

$100,000 to $124,999 : 45

$125,000 to $149,999 : 26

$150,000 to $199,999 : 22

$200,000 or more : 22


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Elkhart City, Kansas)

Total : 1,006


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Elkhart City, Kansas)

Occupied : 881

Vacant : 125


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Elkhart City, Kansas)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Elkhart City, Kansas)

Built 2005 or later : 0

Built 2000 to 2004 : 66

Built 1990 to 1999 : 39

Built 1980 to 1989 : 70

Built 1970 to 1979 : 153

Built 1960 to 1969 : 155

Built 1950 to 1959 : 186

Built 1940 to 1949 : 206

Built 1939 or earlier : 131


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Elkhart City, Kansas)

Utility gas : 751

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 10

Electricity : 113

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 7

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Elkhart City, Kansas)

Less than $10,000 : 15

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 7

$20,000 to $24,999 : 21

$25,000 to $29,999 : 10

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 29

$40,000 to $49,999 : 83

$50,000 to $59,999 : 116

$60,000 to $69,999 : 66

$70,000 to $79,999 : 7

$80,000 to $89,999 : 17

$90,000 to $99,999 : 74

$100,000 to $124,999 : 47

$125,000 to $149,999 : 36

$150,000 to $174,999 : 23

$175,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 to $249,999 : 3

$250,000 to $299,999 : 0

$300,000 to $399,999 : 9

$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
(Elkhart 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 : 26

Home equity loan only : 19

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 270

Housing units without a mortgage : 248


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $327,800

Built 1990 to 1999 : $104,800

Built 1980 to 1989 : $92,200

Built 1970 to 1979 : $53,800

Built 1960 to 1969 : $66,500

Built 1950 to 1959 : $49,200

Built 1940 to 1949 : $45,000

Built 1939 or earlier : $64,100


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Elkhart City, Kansas: 66.7%

Percentage of Family Households in Kansas: 66.0%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Elkhart City, Kansas

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 10.84%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 89.16%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Elkhart 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 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 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 1 1 $159,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $159,000
2002        
  Single Family 25 25 $252,905
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

25 25 $252,905
2003        
  Single Family 2 2 $335,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $335,000
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 1 1 $200,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $200,000
2006        
  Single Family 5 5 $355,050
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

5 5 $355,050


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Elkhart City, KS): $37,333
Median Household Income In 2000 (Kansas): $40,624


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Elkhart City): $63,600
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Kansas): $81,000


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Elkhart City): $429
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Kansas): $498


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Elkhart City, Kansas

Utility Gas: 93.5%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 0.8%
Electricity: 5.7%
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 Elkhart City, Kansas are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Elkhart City, Kansas

Stevens County Hospital Hha


     Address: 1006 S Jackson St, Hugoton, Kansas 67951
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 10/16/1984

Guymon Home Health & Hospice


     Address: 314 Northridge Circle #d, Guymon, Oklahoma 73942
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 9/16/1993

M H T C Home Care


     Address: 520 Medical Drive, Guymon, Oklahoma 73942
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 8/25/1994

Heritage Homecare


     Address: 415 North Main Street, Ulysses, Kansas 67880
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 11/22/1983

Southeast Colorado Hospital Home Health Agency


     Address: 204 East 10th Avenue, Springfield, Colorado 81073
     Ownership: Government - Local
     Certified Date: 1/15/1992

Hospitals Close To Elkhart City, Kansas

Morton County Hospital


     Address: 445 N Hilltop, Elkhart, Kansas 67950
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Memorial Hospital Of Texas County


     Address: 520 Medical Drive, Guymon, Oklahoma 73942
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Cimarron Memorial Hospital


     Address: 100 South Ellis, Boise City, Oklahoma 73933
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Bob Wilson Memorial Grant County Hospital


     Address: 415 N Main Street, Ulysses, Kansas 67880
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Southwest Medical Center


     Address: 315 West 15th Street, Liberal, Kansas 67901
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Nursing Homes Close To Elkhart City, Kansas

Wheatridge Park Care Center


     Address: 1501 S Holly Dr, Liberal, Kansas 67901
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 35
     Percent Occupied: 64%

Southwest Medical Center Snf


     Address: 315 W 15th Street, Liberal, Kansas 67905
     Ownership: Government - County
     Number of Residents: 9
     Percent Occupied: 50%

Good Samaritan Society - Liberal


     Address: 2160 Zinnia Ln, Liberal, Kansas 67901
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 62
     Percent Occupied: 89%

Hamilton County Hospital Ltcu


     Address: 700 North Huser Po Box 909, Syracuse, Kansas 67878
     Ownership: Government - County
     Number of Residents: 39
     Percent Occupied: 81%

Holly Nursing Care Center


     Address: 320 North 8th Street, Holly, Colorado 81047
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 38
     Percent Occupied: 78%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Elkhart City, Kansas

Name: Wolf Creek
Address: PO Box 411; Burlington, KS 66839-0411
Distance: 346 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Elkhart City, Kansas

    Retired Workers: 310
    Disabled Workers: 55
    Widowers Workers: 60
    Spouses Workers: 30
    Children Workers: 40


(updated 2007)



Morton County, Kansas Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 17.51%
  • Bush & Cheney 81.66%
  • Other 0.83%



(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 Elkhart City, Kansas citizens.

Relocation to Morton County, KS

7.30 % of Morton County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $39,621

Kansas Average 7.39 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Seward County , KS 0.84 % ($26,900 AGI )

Relocation away from Morton County, KS

9.05 % of Morton County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $33,845

Kansas Average 7.67 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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


(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 Elkhart City, Kansas is based on over 50 years of data.























Storms In Elkhart City, Kansas

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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 Elkhart City, Kansas directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Elkhart City, Kansas

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder n/a 0 n/a 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a 0 n/a 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a
Rape n/a 0 n/a 0 1 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a 0 n/a 0 48 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a
Robbery n/a 0 n/a 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a 0 n/a 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a
Assault n/a 8 n/a 4 11 6 9 n/a n/a n/a 4 n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a 355 n/a 188 527 293 457 n/a n/a n/a 180 n/a n/a
Burglary n/a 6 n/a 6 14 16 2 n/a n/a n/a 5 n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a 266 n/a 282 670 780 102 n/a n/a n/a 225 n/a n/a
Larceny Theft n/a 8 n/a 11 17 38 6 n/a n/a n/a 7 n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a 355 n/a 517 814 1,854 305 n/a n/a n/a 315 n/a n/a
Vehicle Theft n/a 4 n/a 1 5 2 1 n/a n/a n/a 1 n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a 177 n/a 47 239 98 51 n/a n/a n/a 45 n/a n/a
Arson n/a 0 n/a 0 0 2 0 n/a n/a n/a 1 n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a 0 n/a 0 0 98 0 n/a n/a n/a 45 n/a n/a
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
n/a 2 n/a 1 3 2 2 n/a n/a n/a 1 n/a n/a
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
n/a 5 n/a 5 9 15 2 n/a n/a n/a 4 n/a n/a
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
n/a 3 n/a 3 6 8 2 n/a n/a n/a 2 n/a n/a


(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)



Jails in Elkhart City, Kansas


  • Morton County Jail


    1025 Morton Street, Elkhart, KS 67950
    Capacity: 12
    Confined: 4
    Avg. Population: 3
    Year Built: 1967


(updated 2006)



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