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Demographics Analysis

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

Population By Sex By Age
(Independence Township, Kansas)

Male:

Under 5 years : 10

5 to 9 years : 9

10 to 14 years : 14

15 to 17 years : 17

18 and 19 years : 0

20 years : 2

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 9

25 to 29 years : 22

30 to 34 years : 14

35 to 39 years : 11

40 to 44 years : 0

45 to 49 years : 16

50 to 54 years : 19

55 to 59 years : 12

60 and 61 years : 8

62 to 64 years : 4

65 and 66 years : 9

67 to 69 years : 0

70 to 74 years : 0

75 to 79 years : 3

80 to 84 years : 0

85 years and over : 3

Female:

Under 5 years : 17

5 to 9 years : 4

10 to 14 years : 25

15 to 17 years : 5

18 and 19 years : 9

20 years : 0

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 13

25 to 29 years : 13

30 to 34 years : 18

35 to 39 years : 6

40 to 44 years : 0

45 to 49 years : 23

50 to 54 years : 35

55 to 59 years : 4

60 and 61 years : 10

62 to 64 years : 7

65 and 66 years : 0

67 to 69 years : 3

70 to 74 years : 4

75 to 79 years : 7

80 to 84 years : 9

85 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Independence Township, Kansas)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 210

Multiple ancestry : 142

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 0

Ancestry not reported : 42


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 389

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 : 5

Not a U.S. citizen : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Independence Township, Kansas)

Total:

Under 5 years : 27

5 to 17 years : 74

18 to 24 years : 33

25 to 34 years : 67

35 to 44 years : 17

45 to 54 years : 93

55 to 59 years : 16

60 and 61 years : 18

62 to 64 years : 11

65 to 74 years : 16

75 years and over : 22

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 10

5 to 17 years : 33

18 to 24 years : 15

25 to 34 years : 36

35 to 44 years : 7

45 to 54 years : 49

55 to 59 years : 10

60 and 61 years : 13

62 to 64 years : 4

65 to 74 years : 5

75 years and over : 12

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 17

5 to 17 years : 41

18 to 24 years : 18

25 to 34 years : 31

35 to 44 years : 10

45 to 54 years : 44

55 to 59 years : 6

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 7

65 to 74 years : 11

75 years and over : 10

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 : 5

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Independence Township, Kansas)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 74

Female : 120

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 108

Female : 87

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 0

Female : 5


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Independence Township, Kansas)

Born in state of residence : 194

Born in other state in the United States : 195

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 45

Now married, except separated : 96

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 12

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 49

Now married, except separated : 97

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 11

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 : 5

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 359

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 3

Tagalog:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 5


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Independence Township, Kansas

  • German: 132   (43.3%)
  • United States Or American: 57   (18.7%)
  • English: 37   (12.1%)
  • Irish: 19   (6.2%)
  • Scottish: 14   (4.6%)
  • Danish: 10   (3.3%)
  • Scotch-irish: 9   (3.0%)
  • Dutch: 9   (3.0%)
  • Norwegian: 6   (2.0%)
  • French (except Basque): 4   (1.3%)
  • Other Groups: 4   (1.3%)
  • Russian: 2   (0.7%)
  • Swedish: 2   (0.7%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Independence Township, Kansas is 394



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Independence Township, Kansas: 182
Female Population in Independence Township, Kansas: 212


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Independence Township, Kansas: 32.9
Median Female Resident Age in Independence Township, Kansas: 36.7


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Kansas is 36


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Independence Township, Kansas


White


Both sexes

46.0

Male

45.5

Female

46.5

Black or African American


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

23.5

Male

23.5

Female

31.5

Asian


Both sexes

65.5

Male

0.0

Female

65.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

21.5

Male

19.0

Female

72.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

4.5

Male

12.5

Female

4.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

46.3

Male

45.7

Female

47.0


(updated 2010)



Races in Independence Township, Kansas


  • White: 389
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 5
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 0



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 2   (1.53%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 7   (5.34%)
  • 9th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 10th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 11th Grade: 5   (3.82%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 3   (2.29%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 54   (41.22%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 2   (1.53%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 17   (12.98%)
  • Associate Degree: 8   (6.11%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 29   (22.14%)
  • Master's Degree: 4   (3.05%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 2   (1.94%)
  • 9th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 10th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 11th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 2   (1.94%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 33   (32.04%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 10   (9.71%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 21   (20.39%)
  • Associate Degree: 6   (5.83%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 25   (24.27%)
  • Master's Degree: 2   (1.94%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 2   (1.94%)


(updated 2010)







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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Independence Township, Kansas


Building


(1) Bendena Fire Department  

Cemetery


(1) Burrell Cemetery   (2) Cummings Cemetery   (3) Doniphan Cemetery   (4) Myers Cemetery  

Census


(1) Bendena Census Designated Place  

Church


(1) Jordan Creek Church   (2) Saint Benedict Church   (3) Saint John Lutheran Church   (4) Saint Johns Church  

Civil


(1) Township Of Independence   (2) Township Of Wayne  

Locale


(1) Brenner Station Historical   (2) Doniphan Station Historical   (3) Green Top Historical   (4) Iola Historical  

Park


(1) Atchison County State Park   (2) Atchison State Fishing Lake And Widlife Area  

Populated Place


(1) Bendena   (2) Brenner   (3) Doniphan   (4) Moray  

School


(1) Brenner School   (2) Independence School Historical   (3) Independence Valley School Historical   (4) Oak Grove School Historical   (5) Oakland School Historical   (6) Pleasant Ridge School Historical   (7) Rock School Historical   (8) Spring Grove School Historical  

Stream


(1) Cottonwood Creek   (2) Deer Creek   (3) Jordan Creek   (4) North Branch Independence Creek   (5) Rock Creek   (6) Springs Branch  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Independence Township, Kansas

66008 (pop. 328)


Cities Nearby Independence Township, Kansas

Denton City, KS  (pop. 178) 4.9 Miles
Severance City, KS  (pop. 125) 5.6 Miles
Wayne Township, KS  (pop. 210) 5.7 Miles
Wolf River Township, KS  (pop. 483) 6.1 Miles
Troy City, KS  (pop. 1,074) 7.7 Miles
Shannon Township, KS  (pop. 1,471) 8.2 Miles
Leona City, KS  (pop. 107) 9.2 Miles
Lancaster Township, KS  (pop. 897) 9.8 Miles
Huron City, KS  (pop. 48) 9.9 Miles
Atchison City, KS  (pop. 10,430) 10.2 Miles



Area Code(s) in Independence Township, Kansas

785



Elevation in Independence Township, Kansas is 1,017.0 ft. (310.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Independence Township, Kansas

Lat: 39.703642 N        Long: -95.185417 W



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Economic Analysis

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

Energy Costs In Kansas

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

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Independence Township, Kansas

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 19   (10.2%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 14   (7.5%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 8   (4.3%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 14   (7.5%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 14   (7.5%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 43   (23.1%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 36   (19.4%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 22   (11.8%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 4   (2.2%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 2   (1.1%)
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.   : 6   (3.2%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 4   (2.2%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Independence Township, Kansas)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 200

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 10

In 3-person carpool : 0

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 0

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

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 0

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 24


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Independence Township, Kansas)

Less than 5 minutes : 10

5 to 9 minutes : 8

10 to 14 minutes : 21

15 to 19 minutes : 61

20 to 24 minutes : 37

25 to 29 minutes : 9

30 to 34 minutes : 45

35 to 39 minutes : 4

40 to 44 minutes : 6

45 to 59 minutes : 5

60 to 89 minutes : 4

90 or more minutes : 0


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 32

No Social Security income : 98


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 30

No retirement income : 100


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Independence Township, Kansas)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 5

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 15

$30,000 to $34,999 : 3

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $44,999 : 4

$45,000 to $49,999 : 5

$50,000 to $59,999 : 11

$60,000 to $74,999 : 16

$75,000 to $99,999 : 12

$100,000 to $124,999 : 22

$125,000 to $149,999 : 2

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 5


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $64,583


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Independence Township, Kansas

  • KGNM (1270 AM; 1.0 kW; Saint Joseph, MO; Owner: Orama, Inc.)
  • KAIR (1470 AM; 1.0 kW; De Kalb, MO; Owner: Knza Inc.)
  • KSFT (1550 AM; 5.0 kW; Saint Joseph, MO; Owner: Eagle Communications, Inc.)
  • KFEQ (680 AM; 5.0 kW; Saint Joseph, MO; Owner: Eagle Communications, Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near Independence Township, Kansas

  • KNZA (103.9 FM; Whiting, KS; Owner: Knza, Inc.)
  • KKJO-FM (105.5 FM; Saint Joseph, MO; Owner: Eagle Communications, Inc.)
  • KKJO-FM (105.5 FM; Severance, KS; Owner: Eagle Communications, Inc.)
  • KJCV (89.7 FM; Severance, KS; Owner: Community Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • 960514MA (91.1 FM; Saint Joseph, MO; Owner: Good News Ministries, Inc.)
  • KSRD (91.9 FM; Severance, KS; Owner: Horizon Christian Fellowship)
  • KSJQ (92.7 FM; Fillmore, MO; Owner: Eagle Communications, Inc.)
  • KAIR-FM (93.7 FM; Huron, KS; Owner: Knza Inc.)
  • KDVB (96.9 FM; Muscotah, KS; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Independence Township, Kansas

  • KTAJ-TV (Channel 16; Agency, MO; Owner: Tccsa, Inc., D/b/a Trinity Broadcasting Network)
  • KQTV (Channel 2; Saint Joseph, MO; Owner: Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Independence Township, Kansas

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 48  (42.5%)
  • Service Occupations: 4  (3.5%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 8  (7.1%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 5  (4.4%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 21  (18.6%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 31  (35.6%)
  • Service Occupations: 8  (9.2%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 36  (41.4%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 4  (4.6%)


(updated 2010)





There are 21 Farms In Independence Township, Kansas


(updated 2008)



Banks In Independence Township, Kansas

The Bendena State Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $53.9k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 2

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Independence Township, Kansas

  • Rosecrans Memorial


    (about 15.5 miles in Elwood, Kansas; Airport Code: STJ)

  • Hiawatha Municipal


    (about 21.6 miles in Hiawatha, Kansas; Airport Code: HIA)

  • Hiawatha Municipal


    (about 21.6 miles in Hiawatha, Kansas; Airport Code: KS3)

  • Sherman AAF


    (about 27.3 miles in Fort Leavenworth, Kansas; Airport Code: FLV)

  • Kansas City International


    (about 37.7 miles in Kansas City, Missouri; Airport Code: MCI)

  • Lawrence Municipal


    (about 48.0 miles in Lawrence, Kansas; Airport Code: LWC)

  • Fairfax Municipal


    (about 49.4 miles in Kansas City, Kansas; Airport Code: KCK)

  • Philip Billard Municipal


    (about 49.6 miles in Topeka, Kansas; Airport Code: TOP)

  • Kansas City Downtown


    (about 51.1 miles in Kansas City, Missouri; Airport Code: MKC)

  • Charles B. Wheeler Downtown


    (about 51.1 miles in Kansas City, Missouri; Airport Code: MKC)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Independence Township, Kansas

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

78.50%

Carpooled

13.00%

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

1.50%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

0.0%

Other Means

0.0%

Worked At Home

7.00%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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





(updated 2010)



Household Type
(Independence Township, Kansas)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 97

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 0

Female householder, no husband present : 3

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 25

Householder not living alone : 5


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 0

All other households : 130


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Independence Township, Kansas)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 83

Renter-occupied housing units : 14

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 0

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 3

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 21

Renter-occupied housing units : 9


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Independence Township, Kansas)

Less than $10,000 : 3

$10,000 to $14,999 : 5

$15,000 to $19,999 : 11

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 18

$30,000 to $34,999 : 3

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $44,999 : 4

$45,000 to $49,999 : 5

$50,000 to $59,999 : 11

$60,000 to $74,999 : 16

$75,000 to $99,999 : 25

$100,000 to $124,999 : 22

$125,000 to $149,999 : 2

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 5


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Independence Township, Kansas)

Total : 143


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Independence Township, Kansas)

Occupied : 130

Vacant : 13


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Independence Township, Kansas)

Median number of rooms : 7


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Independence Township, Kansas)

Built 2005 or later : 13

Built 2000 to 2004 : 4

Built 1990 to 1999 : 21

Built 1980 to 1989 : 21

Built 1970 to 1979 : 7

Built 1960 to 1969 : 2

Built 1950 to 1959 : 0

Built 1940 to 1949 : 10

Built 1939 or earlier : 65


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Independence Township, Kansas)

Utility gas : 3

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 101

Electricity : 13

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 4

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 9

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Independence Township, Kansas)

Less than $10,000 : 3

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 4

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 9

$60,000 to $69,999 : 0

$70,000 to $79,999 : 16

$80,000 to $89,999 : 7

$90,000 to $99,999 : 15

$100,000 to $124,999 : 22

$125,000 to $149,999 : 4

$150,000 to $174,999 : 10

$175,000 to $199,999 : 6

$200,000 to $249,999 : 7

$250,000 to $299,999 : 4

$300,000 to $399,999 : 0

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Independence Township, Kansas)

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

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

Second mortgage only : 0

Home equity loan only : 3

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 51

Housing units without a mortgage : 53


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 :

Built 1990 to 1999 : $115,600

Built 1980 to 1989 : $98,800

Built 1970 to 1979 :

Built 1960 to 1969 :

Built 1950 to 1959 :

Built 1940 to 1949 :

Built 1939 or earlier : $78,600


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Independence Township, Kansas: 71.4%

Percentage of Family Households in Kansas: 66.0%


(updated 2010)









Median Household Income In 2000 (Independence Township, KS): $48,125
Median Household Income In 2000 (Kansas): $40,624


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Independence Township): $60,600
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Kansas): $81,000


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Independence Township): $344
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Kansas): $498


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Independence Township, Kansas

Utility Gas: 1.6%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 75.8%
Electricity: 9.7%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 1.6%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 11.3%
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 Independence Township, Kansas are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Independence Township, Kansas

Doniphan Co Health Dept Hha


     Address: 201 S Main, Troy, Kansas 66087
     Ownership: Government - Local
     Certified Date: 8/21/1978

Atchison Hospital Hh Care Serv


     Address: 1301 N Second Street, Atchison, Kansas 66002
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 4/6/1987

Heartland Home Health


     Address: 137 North Belt Highway, Saint Joseph, Missouri 64506
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 12/12/1977

Homeward Bound Health Services, Inc


     Address: 3501 Gene Field Road, Saint Joseph, Missouri 64506
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 8/26/2002

Benders Home Care Inc


     Address: 1305a Village Drive, Saint Joseph, Missouri 64508
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 10/10/1985

Hospitals Close To Independence Township, Kansas

Atchison Hospital


     Address: 1301 North Second Street, Atchison, Kansas 66002
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Heartland Regional Medical Center


     Address: 5325 Faraon Street, Saint Joseph, Missouri 64506
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Hiawatha Community Hospital


     Address: 300 Utah Street, Hiawatha, Kansas 66434
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Saint John Hospital


     Address: 3500 South 4th Street, Leavenworth, Kansas 66048
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Cushing Memorial Hospital


     Address: 711 Marshall Street, Leavenworth, Kansas 66048
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Nursing Homes Close To Independence Township, Kansas

Highland Healthcare & Rehab Ctr


     Address: 402 South Ave Po Box 117, Highland, Kansas 66035
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 33
     Percent Occupied: 79%

Medicalodges Atchison


     Address: 1637 Riley St, Atchison, Kansas 66002
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 56
     Percent Occupied: 80%

Wathena Healthcare & Rehabilitation Ctr


     Address: 2112 Highway 36, Wathena, Kansas 66090
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 50
     Percent Occupied: 83%

Oregon Care Center


     Address: 501 Monroe, Po Box 19, Oregon, Missouri 64473
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 39
     Percent Occupied: 65%

Carriage Square Health Care Center


     Address: 4009 Gene Field Road, Saint Joseph, Missouri 64506
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 111
     Percent Occupied: 85%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Independence Township, Kansas

Name: NPPD
Address: PO Box 98; Brownville, NE 68321
Distance: 56 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Independence Township, Kansas

    Retired Workers: 35
    Disabled Workers: 5
    Widowers Workers: 5
    Spouses Workers: 5
    Children Workers: 0


(updated 2007)



Doniphan County, Kansas Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 29.56%
  • Bush & Cheney 69.14%
  • Other 1.30%



(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 Independence Township, Kansas citizens.

Relocation to Doniphan County, KS

6.70 % of Doniphan County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $29,131

Kansas Average 7.39 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Buchanan County , MO 2.49 % ($24,113 AGI )
  • Brown County , KS 0.49 % ($33,429 AGI )
  • Atchison County , KS 0.35 % ($29,100 AGI )

Relocation away from Doniphan County, KS

6.41 % of Doniphan 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 $26,148

Kansas Average 7.67 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Buchanan County , MO 2.29 % ($22,200 AGI )
  • Brown County , KS 0.56 % ($27,500 AGI )
  • Atchison County , KS 0.35 % ($40,500 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 Independence Township, Kansas is based on over 50 years of data.

























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Crime Analysis

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



Number of Sex Offenders In Kansas

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


(updated 2014)



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