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Demographics Analysis

The people of Melvern 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
(Melvern City, Kansas)

Male:

Under 5 years : 11

5 to 9 years : 12

10 to 14 years : 19

15 to 17 years : 15

18 and 19 years : 4

20 years : 0

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 3

25 to 29 years : 6

30 to 34 years : 3

35 to 39 years : 35

40 to 44 years : 8

45 to 49 years : 19

50 to 54 years : 24

55 to 59 years : 8

60 and 61 years : 7

62 to 64 years : 7

65 and 66 years : 1

67 to 69 years : 2

70 to 74 years : 13

75 to 79 years : 2

80 to 84 years : 8

85 years and over : 4

Female:

Under 5 years : 6

5 to 9 years : 30

10 to 14 years : 25

15 to 17 years : 12

18 and 19 years : 2

20 years : 0

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 8

25 to 29 years : 4

30 to 34 years : 5

35 to 39 years : 25

40 to 44 years : 19

45 to 49 years : 24

50 to 54 years : 5

55 to 59 years : 19

60 and 61 years : 7

62 to 64 years : 11

65 and 66 years : 0

67 to 69 years : 3

70 to 74 years : 9

75 to 79 years : 7

80 to 84 years : 4

85 years and over : 9


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Melvern City, Kansas)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 213

Multiple ancestry : 91

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 2

Ancestry not reported : 139


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 437

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 : 3

Not a U.S. citizen : 5


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Melvern City, Kansas)

Total:

Under 5 years : 17

5 to 17 years : 113

18 to 24 years : 17

25 to 34 years : 18

35 to 44 years : 87

45 to 54 years : 72

55 to 59 years : 27

60 and 61 years : 14

62 to 64 years : 18

65 to 74 years : 28

75 years and over : 34

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 17

5 to 17 years : 108

18 to 24 years : 12

25 to 34 years : 14

35 to 44 years : 51

45 to 54 years : 36

55 to 59 years : 21

60 and 61 years : 5

62 to 64 years : 14

65 to 74 years : 10

75 years and over : 22

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 5

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 4

35 to 44 years : 33

45 to 54 years : 36

55 to 59 years : 6

60 and 61 years : 9

62 to 64 years : 4

65 to 74 years : 18

75 years and over : 12

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 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 : 5

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 3

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
(Melvern City, Kansas)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 144

Female : 166

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 64

Female : 63

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 3

Female : 5


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Melvern City, Kansas)

Born in state of residence : 304

Born in other state in the United States : 125

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 8


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 63

Now married, except separated : 126

Divorced : 19

Separated : 0

Widowed : 2

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 2

Now married, except separated : 66

Divorced : 29

Separated : 3

Widowed : 24

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 : 8

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 416

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 5

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 5

Gujarati:

Speak English "very well" : 2

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Melvern City, Kansas

  • German: 71   (20.3%)
  • English: 62   (17.7%)
  • United States Or American: 56   (16.0%)
  • Other Groups: 39   (11.1%)
  • Irish: 34   (9.7%)
  • French (except Basque): 28   (8.0%)
  • Scotch-irish: 13   (3.7%)
  • Dutch: 12   (3.4%)
  • French Canadian: 10   (2.9%)
  • Scottish: 8   (2.3%)
  • Danish: 7   (2.0%)
  • Italian: 4   (1.1%)
  • Norwegian: 4   (1.1%)
  • Swedish: 2   (0.6%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Melvern City, Kansas is 445



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Melvern City, Kansas: 211
Female Population in Melvern City, Kansas: 234


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Melvern City, Kansas: 39.8
Median Female Resident Age in Melvern City, Kansas: 39.5


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Kansas is 36


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Melvern City, Kansas


White


Both sexes

41.8

Male

41.8

Female

41.8

Black or African American


Both sexes

19.5

Male

0.0

Female

19.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Asian


Both sexes

15.5

Male

11.5

Female

28.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

52.5

Male

52.5

Female

0.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

10.5

Male

11.0

Female

10.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

11.5

Male

20.5

Female

11.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

42.5

Male

43.2

Female

42.0


(updated 2010)



Races in Melvern City, Kansas


  • White: 437
  • African American: 6
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 2
  • Two or More Races: 0



(updated 2013)



The population density in Melvern City, Kansas is 1,103 people per square mile.


(updated 2010)



Foreign Born Residents in Melvern City, Kansas

Melvern City: 0
         Asia: 0.0%
         Europe: 0.0%
         Latin America: 0.0%

Kansas: 134,735
         Asia: 28.2%
         Europe: 11.2%
         Latin America: 54.7%


(updated 2010)



The daytime population change in Melvern City, Kansas due to commuting is -133 (-34.5%).


(updated 2010)



Marriage Population in Melvern City, Kansas

Male:

 

Never Married

5.81%

Now Married:

 

Married, Spouse Present

31.50%

Married, Spouse Absent:

 

Separated

0.0%

Other

1.22%

Widowed

0.0%

Divorced

7.03%

Female:

 

Never Married

8.26%

Now Married:

 

Married, Spouse Present

32.11%

Married, Spouse Absent:

 

Separated

0.0%

Other

3.06%

Widowed

8.26%

Divorced

2.75%

(updated 2010)



Urban/Rural Population in Melvern City, Kansas

Urban:

 

Inside Urbanized Areas

0.0%

Inside Urban Clusters

0.0%

Rural:

 

Farm

0.0%

Nonfarm

100.00%

(updated 2010)



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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 2   (1.59%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 9th Grade: 4   (3.17%)
  • 10th Grade: 5   (3.97%)
  • 11th Grade: 1   (0.79%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 13   (10.32%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 72   (57.14%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 15   (11.9%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 6   (4.76%)
  • Associate Degree: 2   (1.59%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 5   (3.97%)
  • Master's Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Professional School Degree: 1   (0.79%)
  • 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: 4   (2.88%)
  • 9th Grade: 1   (0.72%)
  • 10th Grade: 4   (2.88%)
  • 11th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 0   (0%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 81   (58.27%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 16   (11.51%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 19   (13.67%)
  • Associate Degree: 5   (3.6%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 3   (2.16%)
  • Master's Degree: 4   (2.88%)
  • Professional School Degree: 2   (1.44%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)



School Enrollment in Melvern City, Kansas

Male:


  • Enrolled In Nursery School, Preschool: 0 (0.0%)
  • Enrolled In Kindergarten: 3 (1.8%)
  • Enrolled In Grade 1 To Grade 4: 8 (4.8%)
  • Enrolled In Grade 5 To Grade 8: 3 (1.8%)
  • Enrolled In Grade 9 To Grade 12: 16 (9.5%)
  • Enrolled In College, Undergraduate Years: 0 (0.0%)
  • Enrolled In Graduate Or Professional School: 0 (0.0%)
  • Not Enrolled In School: 138 (82.1%)

Female:


  • Enrolled In Nursery School, Preschool: 0 (0.0%)
  • Enrolled In Kindergarten: 0 (0.0%)
  • Enrolled In Grade 1 To Grade 4: 5 (2.5%)
  • Enrolled In Grade 5 To Grade 8: 4 (2.0%)
  • Enrolled In Grade 9 To Grade 12: 22 (11.2%)
  • Enrolled In College, Undergraduate Years: 6 (3.0%)
  • Enrolled In Graduate Or Professional School: 0 (0.0%)
  • Not Enrolled In School: 160 (81.2%)

(updated 2010)



Largest School Agency's In Melvern City, Kansas

  • Marais Des Cygnes Valley


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: Box 158, Melvern, KS 66510, Phone: (785) 549-3521, Students: 272 )

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

  • Marais Des Cygnes Valley Elem


    ( Grades: KG-4, Location: Po Box 158, Melvern, KS 66510, Phone: (785) 549-3313, Students: 98 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Melvern City, Kansas

  • Marais Des Cygnes Valley High


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: Po Box 158, Melvern, KS 66510, Phone: (785) 549-3313, Students: 93 )



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Melvern City, Kansas


Airport


(1) Tevis Airport Historical  

Building


(1) Boothe Hall   (2) Melvern City Hall   (3) Melvern Community Center   (4) Melvern Police Department   (5) Osage County Fire District 3 Melvern  

Cemetery


(1) Malvern Cemetery   (2) Pleasant View Cemetery   (3) Rock Creek Cemetery   (4) Sutton Cemetery  

Church


(1) First Church Of God   (2) Melvern United Methodist Church   (3) Rosemont Church  

Civil


(1) City Of Melvern   (2) Township Of Lincoln   (3) Township Of Melvern  

Dam


(1) Melvern Dam  

Locale


(1) Eisenhower State Park Abilene Campground   (2) Eisenhower State Park Blackjack Campground   (3) Eisenhower State Park Churchill Campground   (4) Eisenhower State Park Fivestar Campground   (5) Eisenhower State Park Sailboat Beach Campground   (6) Kedron Historical   (7) Melvern City Park Fairgrounds   (8) Melvern Sewer Treatment Plant   (9) Rosemont Historical   (10) Weaver Historical  

Park


(1) Melvena Wildlife Area   (2) Melvern State Park  

Populated Place


(1) Melvern  

Post Office


(1) Melvern Post Office  

School


(1) Marais Des Cygnes Valley High School   (2) Marais Des Cygnes Valley Middle School   (3) Marais Des Cygnes Valley Unified School District Office  

Stream


(1) Chicken Creek   (2) East Branch Tequa Creek   (3) Frog Creek   (4) Little Rock Creek   (5) Long Creek   (6) Rock Creek   (7) South Branch Tequa Creek   (8) Willow Creek   (9) Wolf Creek  

Valley


(1) Lane Hollow  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Melvern City, Kansas

66510 (pop. 833)


Cities Nearby Melvern City, Kansas

Melvern Township, KS  (pop. 846) 0.6 Miles
Olivet Township, KS  (pop. 345) 5.9 Miles
Olivet City, KS  (pop. 53) 6.4 Miles
Agency Township, KS  (pop. 628) 7.1 Miles
Valley Brook Township, KS  (pop. 1,461) 7.5 Miles
Lyndon City, KS  (pop. 1,026) 7.5 Miles
Quenemo City, KS  (pop. 498) 7.8 Miles
Waverly City, KS  (pop. 844) 8.0 Miles
Williamsburg City, KS  (pop. 238) 9.5 Miles
Key West Township, KS  (pop. 161) 9.6 Miles



Area Code(s) in Melvern City, Kansas

785



Elevation in Melvern City, Kansas is 1,011.0 ft. (308.0 meters)



Land Area in Melvern City, Kansas: 0.3 Sq. Miles
Water Area in Melvern City, Kansas: 0.0 Sq. Miles



Latitude/Longitude of Melvern City, Kansas

Lat: 38.507446 N        Long: -95.638332 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 13   (7.7%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 5   (3.0%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 11   (6.5%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 23   (13.6%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 9   (5.3%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 35   (20.7%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 15   (8.9%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 22   (13.0%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 4   (2.4%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 3   (1.8%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 2   (1.2%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 15   (8.9%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 12   (7.1%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Melvern City, Kansas)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 141

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 16

In 3-person carpool : 2

In 4-person carpool : 2

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 2

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 : 16

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 5


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Melvern City, Kansas)

Less than 5 minutes : 16

5 to 9 minutes : 30

10 to 14 minutes : 6

15 to 19 minutes : 17

20 to 24 minutes : 8

25 to 29 minutes : 3

30 to 34 minutes : 18

35 to 39 minutes : 24

40 to 44 minutes : 5

45 to 59 minutes : 10

60 to 89 minutes : 14

90 or more minutes : 28


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 71

No Social Security income : 116


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 29

No retirement income : 158


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Melvern City, Kansas)

Less than $10,000 : 5

$10,000 to $14,999 : 8

$15,000 to $19,999 : 12

$20,000 to $24,999 : 14

$25,000 to $29,999 : 11

$30,000 to $34,999 : 10

$35,000 to $39,999 : 3

$40,000 to $44,999 : 6

$45,000 to $49,999 : 3

$50,000 to $59,999 : 14

$60,000 to $74,999 : 29

$75,000 to $99,999 : 6

$100,000 to $124,999 : 10

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 6

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $42,292


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Melvern City, Kansas

  • KOFO (1220 AM; 0.25 kW; Centropolis, KS; Owner: Brandy Communications, Inc.)
  • KVOE (1400 AM; 1.0 kW; Neosho Rapids, KS; Owner: Emporia's Radio Stations, Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near Melvern City, Kansas

  • KVOE-FM (101.7 FM; Neosho Rapids, KS; Owner: Emporia's Radio Stations, Inc.)
  • KFFX (104.9 FM; Neosho Rapids, KS; Owner: Emporia's Radio Stations, Inc.)
  • KTJO-FM (88.9 FM; Centropolis, KS; Owner: Ottawa University)
  • KANH (89.7 FM; Neosho Rapids, KS; Owner: University Of Kansas)
  • KNBU (89.7 FM; Baldwin City, KS; Owner: Baker University)
  • NEW (89.9 FM; Overbrook, KS; Owner: Lawrence Freenet, Inc.)
  • KRBW (90.5 FM; Centropolis, KS; Owner: American Family Association)
  • KPOR (90.7 FM; Neosho Rapids, KS; Owner: Family Stations, Inc.)
  • KMXN (92.9 FM; Vassar, KS; Owner: Great Plains Media, Inc.)
  • KSNP (97.7 FM; Westphalia, KS; Owner: Southeast Kansas Broadcasting Company, Inc.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Melvern City, Kansas

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 9  (10.2%)
  • Service Occupations: 7  (8.0%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 8  (9.1%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 6  (6.8%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 29  (33.0%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 18  (20.2%)
  • Service Occupations: 31  (34.8%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 25  (28.1%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 3  (3.4%)


(updated 2010)



Most Common Industries in Melvern City, Kansas

Male:

 

Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing And Hunting, And Mining:

 

Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing And Hunting

4.52%

Mining

0.0%

Construction

10.73%

Manufacturing

7.91%

Wholesale Trade

1.69%

Retail Trade

5.08%

Transportation And Warehousing, And Utilities:

 

Transportation And Warehousing

2.26%

Utilities

4.52%

Information

2.82%

Finance, Insurance, Real Estate And Rental And Leasing:

 

Finance And Insurance

0.0%

Real Estate And Rental And Leasing

0.0%

Professional, Scientific, Management, Administrative, And Waste Management Services:

 

Professional, Scientific, And Technical Services

0.56%

Management Of Companies And Enterprises

0.0%

Administrative And Support And Waste Management Services

1.13%

Educational, Health And Social Services:

 

Educational Services

1.69%

Health Care And Social Assistance

0.0%

Arts, Entertainment, Recreation, Accommodation And Food Services:

 

Arts, Entertainment, And Recreation

2.26%

Accommodation And Food Services

1.69%

Other Services (except Public Administration)

2.82%

Public Administration

0.0%

Female:

 

Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing And Hunting, And Mining:

 

Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing And Hunting

1.69%

Mining

0.0%

Construction

2.82%

Manufacturing

2.26%

Wholesale Trade

2.82%

Retail Trade

3.95%

Transportation And Warehousing, And Utilities:

 

Transportation And Warehousing

0.0%

Utilities

1.69%

Information

0.0%

Finance, Insurance, Real Estate And Rental And Leasing:

 

Finance And Insurance

0.56%

Real Estate And Rental And Leasing

0.0%

Professional, Scientific, Management, Administrative, And Waste Management Services:

 

Professional, Scientific, And Technical Services

2.26%

Management Of Companies And Enterprises

0.0%

Administrative And Support And Waste Management Services

0.0%

Educational, Health And Social Services:

 

Educational Services

9.04%

Health Care And Social Assistance

5.65%

Arts, Entertainment, Recreation, Accommodation And Food Services:

 

Arts, Entertainment, And Recreation

1.69%

Accommodation And Food Services

6.78%

Other Services (except Public Administration)

2.82%

Public Administration

6.21%


(updated 2010)



There are 87 Farms In Melvern City, Kansas


(updated 2008)



Banks In Melvern City, Kansas

The Lyndon State Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $79.7k
    Industry Specialization: All Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 3

(updated 2014)



Salary Income in Melvern City, Kansas (1999)

With Wage Or Salary Income

65.87%

No Wage Or Salary Income

34.13%

(updated 2010)



Self-Employment Income in Melvern City, Kansas (1999)

With Self-employment Income

13.77%

No Self-employment Income

86.23%

(updated 2010)



Airports Near Melvern City, Kansas

  • Coffey County


    (about 14.9 miles in Burlington, Kansas; Airport Code: KS2)

  • Forbes Field


    (about 30.7 miles in Pauline, Kansas; Airport Code: FOE)

  • Forbes AFB


    (about 30.8 miles in Pauline, Kansas; Airport Code: FOE)

  • Emporia Municipal


    (about 32.3 miles in Olpe, Kansas; Airport Code: EMP)

  • Allen Air Park


    (about 36.3 miles in Topeka, Kansas; Airport Code: TPB)

  • Philip Billard Municipal


    (about 38.9 miles in Topeka, Kansas; Airport Code: TOP)

  • Lawrence Municipal


    (about 41.4 miles in Lawrence, Kansas; Airport Code: LWC)

  • Johnson County Industrial


    (about 46.1 miles in New Century, Kansas; Airport Code: JCI)

  • New Century Aircenter


    (about 46.1 miles in New Century, Kansas; Airport Code: JCI)

  • Johnson County Executive


    (about 54.0 miles in Overland Park, Kansas; Airport Code: OJC)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Melvern City, Kansas

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

66.08%

Carpooled

29.82%

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

2.92%

Other Means

0.0%

Worked At Home

1.17%



(updated 2010)



Most Common Occupations in Melvern City, Kansas

Male:

 

Management, Professional, And Related Occupations:

 

Management, Business, And Financial Operations Occupations:

 

Management Occupations, Except Farmers And Farm Managers

1.69%

Farmers And Farm Managers

0.0%

Business And Financial Operations Occupations:

 

Business Operations Specialists

0.0%

Financial Specialists

0.0%

Professional And Related Occupations:

 

Computer And Mathematical Occupations

0.0%

Architecture And Engineering Occupations:

 

Architects, Surveyors, Cartographers, And Engineers

0.0%

Drafters, Engineering, And Mapping Technicians

0.56%

Life, Physical, And Social Science Occupations

1.69%

Community And Social Services Occupations

1.13%

Legal Occupations

0.0%

Education, Training, And Library Occupations

0.0%

Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, And Media Occupations

0.0%

Healthcare Practitioners And Technical Occupations:

 

Health Diagnosing And Treating Practitioners And Technical Occupations

0.0%

Health Technologists And Technicians

0.0%

Service Occupations:

 

Healthcare Support Occupations

0.0%

Protective Service Occupations:

 

Fire Fighting, Prevention, And Law Enforcement Workers, Including Supervisors

0.0%

Other Protective Service Workers, Including Supervisors

0.0%

Food Preparation And Serving Related Occupations

1.69%

Building And Grounds Cleaning And Maintenance Occupations

2.26%

Personal Care And Service Occupations

0.0%

Sales And Office Occupations:

 

Sales And Related Occupations

0.0%

Office And Administrative Support Occupations

4.52%

Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations

3.39%

Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations:

 

Construction And Extraction Occupations:

 

Supervisors, Construction And Extraction Workers

0.0%

Construction Trades Workers

6.21%

Extraction Workers

0.0%

Installation, Maintenance, And Repair Occupations

10.17%

Production, Transportation, And Material Moving Occupations:

 

Production Occupations

3.95%

Transportation And Material Moving Occupations:

 

Supervisors, Transportation And Material Moving Workers

0.0%

Aircraft And Traffic Control Occupations

0.0%

Motor Vehicle Operators

6.21%

Rail, Water And Other Transportation Occupations

0.0%

Material Moving Workers

6.21%

Female:

 

Management, Professional, And Related Occupations:

 

Management, Business, And Financial Operations Occupations:

 

Management Occupations, Except Farmers And Farm Managers

3.95%

Farmers And Farm Managers

1.69%

Business And Financial Operations Occupations:

 

Business Operations Specialists

0.56%

Financial Specialists

1.13%

Professional And Related Occupations:

 

Computer And Mathematical Occupations

0.0%

Architecture And Engineering Occupations:

 

Architects, Surveyors, Cartographers, And Engineers

0.0%

Drafters, Engineering, And Mapping Technicians

0.0%

Life, Physical, And Social Science Occupations

0.0%

Community And Social Services Occupations

1.69%

Legal Occupations

0.0%

Education, Training, And Library Occupations

1.13%

Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, And Media Occupations

0.0%

Healthcare Practitioners And Technical Occupations:

 

Health Diagnosing And Treating Practitioners And Technical Occupations

0.0%

Health Technologists And Technicians

0.0%

Service Occupations:

 

Healthcare Support Occupations

1.13%

Protective Service Occupations:

 

Fire Fighting, Prevention, And Law Enforcement Workers, Including Supervisors

1.13%

Other Protective Service Workers, Including Supervisors

1.69%

Food Preparation And Serving Related Occupations

9.60%

Building And Grounds Cleaning And Maintenance Occupations

1.13%

Personal Care And Service Occupations

2.82%

Sales And Office Occupations:

 

Sales And Related Occupations

4.52%

Office And Administrative Support Occupations

9.60%

Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations

0.0%

Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations:

 

Construction And Extraction Occupations:

 

Supervisors, Construction And Extraction Workers

0.0%

Construction Trades Workers

1.69%

Extraction Workers

0.0%

Installation, Maintenance, And Repair Occupations

0.0%

Production, Transportation, And Material Moving Occupations:

 

Production Occupations

5.65%

Transportation And Material Moving Occupations:

 

Supervisors, Transportation And Material Moving Workers

0.0%

Aircraft And Traffic Control Occupations

0.0%

Motor Vehicle Operators

0.0%

Rail, Water And Other Transportation Occupations

0.0%

Material Moving Workers

1.13%


(updated 2010)



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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 101

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 6

Female householder, no husband present : 30

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 41

Householder not living alone : 9


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Melvern City, 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 : 14

All other households : 173


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Melvern City, Kansas)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 93

Renter-occupied housing units : 8

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 6

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 27

Renter-occupied housing units : 3

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 29

Renter-occupied housing units : 21


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Melvern City, Kansas)

Less than $10,000 : 18

$10,000 to $14,999 : 10

$15,000 to $19,999 : 14

$20,000 to $24,999 : 9

$25,000 to $29,999 : 13

$30,000 to $34,999 : 25

$35,000 to $39,999 : 9

$40,000 to $44,999 : 8

$45,000 to $49,999 : 9

$50,000 to $59,999 : 14

$60,000 to $74,999 : 36

$75,000 to $99,999 : 6

$100,000 to $124,999 : 10

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 6

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Melvern City, Kansas)

Total : 201


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Melvern City, Kansas)

Occupied : 187

Vacant : 14


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Melvern City, Kansas)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Melvern City, Kansas)

Built 2005 or later : 0

Built 2000 to 2004 : 1

Built 1990 to 1999 : 20

Built 1980 to 1989 : 15

Built 1970 to 1979 : 50

Built 1960 to 1969 : 11

Built 1950 to 1959 : 11

Built 1940 to 1949 : 17

Built 1939 or earlier : 76


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Melvern City, Kansas)

Utility gas : 162

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 6

Electricity : 7

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 12

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Melvern City, Kansas)

Less than $10,000 : 4

$10,000 to $14,999 : 14

$15,000 to $19,999 : 1

$20,000 to $24,999 : 4

$25,000 to $29,999 : 14

$30,000 to $34,999 : 8

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 33

$50,000 to $59,999 : 15

$60,000 to $69,999 : 11

$70,000 to $79,999 : 18

$80,000 to $89,999 : 11

$90,000 to $99,999 : 0

$100,000 to $124,999 : 15

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $174,999 : 3

$175,000 to $199,999 : 4

$200,000 to $249,999 : 0

$250,000 to $299,999 : 0

$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
(Melvern 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 : 3

Home equity loan only : 0

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 88

Housing units without a mortgage : 64


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 :

Built 1990 to 1999 : $108,900

Built 1980 to 1989 :

Built 1970 to 1979 : $49,500

Built 1960 to 1969 : $28,800

Built 1950 to 1959 :

Built 1940 to 1949 : $33,800

Built 1939 or earlier : $46,700


(updated 2009)



Housing Occupancy in Melvern City, Kansas

Occupied

83.41%

Vacant

16.59%

(updated 2010)



Vacant Housing Units in Melvern City, Kansas

Owner Occupied

70.18%

Renter Occupied

29.82%

(updated 2010)



Percentage of Family Households in Melvern City, Kansas: 68.6%

Percentage of Family Households in Kansas: 66.0%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Melvern City, Kansas

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 100%


(updated 2010)



Workers who live and work in Melvern City, Kansas: 38 (9.9%)


(updated 2010)



Average Household Size in Melvern City, Kansas: 2.39
Average Household Size in Kansas: 2.49


(updated 2010)



Building Permits in Melvern City, Kansas

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
2002        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2003        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2004        
  Single Family 3 3 $130,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 3 $130,000
2005        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2006        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Melvern City, KS): $32,321
Median Household Income In 2000 (Kansas): $40,624


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Melvern City): $44,100
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Kansas): $81,000


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Melvern City): $414
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Kansas): $498


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Melvern City, Kansas

Utility Gas: 91.8%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 0.0%
Electricity: 4.1%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 2.9%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 1.2%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Melvern City, Kansas

Institutionalized population

0.0%

Correctional facilities for adults

0.0%

Federal detention centers

0.0%

Federal prisons

0.0%

State prisons

0.0%

Local jails and other municipal confinement facilities

0.0%

Correctional residential facilities

0.0%

Military disciplinary barracks and jails

0.0%

Juvenile facilities

0.0%

Group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)

0.0%

Residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)

0.0%

Correctional facilities intended for juveniles

0.0%

Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities

0.0%

Other institutional facilities

0.0%

Mental (Psychiatric) hospitals and psychiatric units in other hospitals

0.0%

Hospitals with patients who have no usual home elsewhere

0.0%

In-patient hospice facilities

0.0%

Military treatment facilities with assigned patients

0.0%

Residential schools for people with disabilities

0.0%

Noninstitutionalized population

100.00%

College/University student housing

0.0%

Military quarters

0.0%

Military barracks and dormitories (non-disciplinary)

0.0%

Military ships

0.0%

Other noninstitutional facilities

100.00%

Emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness

0.0%

Group homes intended for adults

100.00%

Residential treatment centers for adults

0.0%

Maritime/merchant vessels

0.0%

Workers' group living quarters and Job Corps centers

0.0%

Other noninstitutional facilities

0.0%


(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 Melvern City, Kansas are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Melvern City, Kansas

Coffey County Hospital Hha


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

Anderson County Hospital Home Health Services


     Address: 108 E 5th, Garnett, Kansas 66032
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 7/31/1996

Ransom Memorial Home Health


     Address: 901 S Main Street, Ottawa, Kansas 66067
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Viacare Home Health Llc


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

At-home Health Care Inc


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

Hospitals Close To Melvern City, Kansas

Coffey County Hospital


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

Anderson County Hospital


     Address: 421 S Maple, Garnett, Kansas 66032
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Ransom Memorial Hospital


     Address: 1301 S Main St, Ottawa, Kansas 66067
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Newman Regional Health


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

St Francis Health Center


     Address: 1700 Sw 7th Street, Topeka, Kansas 66606
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Nursing Homes Close To Melvern City, Kansas

Osage Nrsg & Rehabilitation Ce


     Address: 1017 Main St, Osage City, Kansas 66523
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 45
     Percent Occupied: 80%

Peterson Health Care


     Address: 630 Holliday St, Osage City, Kansas 66523
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 42
     Percent Occupied: 78%

Life Care Center Of Burlington


     Address: 601 Cross St, Burlington, Kansas 66839
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 68
     Percent Occupied: 88%

Golden Heights Living Center


     Address: 101 N Pine St, Garnett, Kansas 66032
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 48
     Percent Occupied: 94%

Brookside Retirement Community


     Address: Hwy 56 & Western Heights, Overbrook, Kansas 66524
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 65
     Percent Occupied: 100%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Melvern City, Kansas

Name: Wolf Creek
Address: PO Box 411; Burlington, KS 66839-0411
Distance: 23 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Melvern City, Kansas

    Retired Workers: 105
    Disabled Workers: 15
    Widowers Workers: 20
    Spouses Workers: 15
    Children Workers: 20


(updated 2007)



Osage County, Kansas Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 33.99%
  • Bush & Cheney 64.32%
  • Other 1.69%



(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 Melvern City, Kansas citizens.

Relocation to Osage County, KS

6.77 % of Osage County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $31,168

Kansas Average 7.39 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Shawnee County , KS 2.14 % ($32,811 AGI )
  • Franklin County , KS 0.55 % ($33,559 AGI )
  • Lyon County , KS 0.41 % ($25,680 AGI )

Relocation away from Osage County, KS

7.49 % of Osage 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 $29,301

Kansas Average 7.67 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Shawnee County , KS 3.09 % ($29,870 AGI )
  • Franklin County , KS 0.55 % ($27,500 AGI )
  • Johnson County , KS 0.39 % ($28,000 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 Melvern City, Kansas is based on over 50 years of data.























Storms In Melvern City, Kansas

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Damage
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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 Melvern 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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