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Demographics Analysis

The people of Mertilla 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
(Mertilla Township, Kansas : 2009)

Male:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 9 years : 0

10 to 14 years : 20

15 to 17 years : 8

18 and 19 years : 0

20 years : 0

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 0

25 to 29 years : 20

30 to 34 years : 0

35 to 39 years : 10

40 to 44 years : 0

45 to 49 years : 0

50 to 54 years : 12

55 to 59 years : 9

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 and 66 years : 0

67 to 69 years : 0

70 to 74 years : 10

75 to 79 years : 0

80 to 84 years : 0

85 years and over : 4

Female:

Under 5 years : 26

5 to 9 years : 0

10 to 14 years : 11

15 to 17 years : 8

18 and 19 years : 0

20 years : 0

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 0

25 to 29 years : 17

30 to 34 years : 0

35 to 39 years : 6

40 to 44 years : 2

45 to 49 years : 0

50 to 54 years : 23

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 4

65 and 66 years : 0

67 to 69 years : 0

70 to 74 years : 5

75 to 79 years : 0

80 to 84 years : 6

85 years and over : 0



Median Age By Sex
(Mertilla Township, Kansas : 2009)

Male : 30

Female : 29



Total Population
(Mertilla Township, Kansas : 2009)

Total : 201



Population By Race
(Mertilla Township, Kansas : 2009)

White alone : 201

Black or African American alone : 0

American Indian and Alaska Native alone : 0

Asian alone : 0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone : 0

Some other race alone : 0

Two or more races:

Two races including Some other race : 0

Two races excluding Some other race, and three or more races : 0



Population By Ancestry
(Mertilla Township, Kansas : 2009)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 143

Multiple ancestry : 46

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 0

Ancestry not reported : 12



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Mertilla Township, Kansas : 2009)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 201

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 0

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 0

Not a U.S. citizen : 0



Place Of Birth By Age
(Mertilla Township, Kansas : 2009)

Total:

Under 5 years : 26

5 to 17 years : 47

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 37

35 to 44 years : 18

45 to 54 years : 35

55 to 59 years : 9

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 4

65 to 74 years : 15

75 years and over : 10

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 26

5 to 17 years : 39

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 37

35 to 44 years : 16

45 to 54 years : 33

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 5

75 years and over : 10

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 8

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 2

45 to 54 years : 2

55 to 59 years : 9

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 4

65 to 74 years : 10

75 years and over : 0

Native: born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Mertilla Township, Kansas : 2009)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 72

Female : 94

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 21

Female : 14

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 0

Female : 0



Place Of Birth By Race
(Mertilla Township, Kansas : 2009)

Born in state of residence : 166

Born in other state in the United States : 35

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 0



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Mertilla Township, Kansas : 2009)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 45

Now married, except separated : 64

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 8

Now married, except separated : 27

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Mertilla Township, Kansas : 2009)

Speak only English : 147

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

French Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 28

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Italian:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Portuguese or Portuguese Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Yiddish:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other West Germanic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Scandinavian languages:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Greek:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Russian:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Polish:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Serbo-Croatian:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Slavic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Armenian:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Persian:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Gujarati:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Hindi:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Urdu:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Indic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Indo-European languages:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Chinese:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Japanese:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Korean:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Mon-Khmer, Cambodian:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Hmong:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Thai:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Laotian:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Vietnamese:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Asian languages:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Tagalog:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Pacific Island languages:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Navajo:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Native North American languages:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Hungarian:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Arabic:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Hebrew:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

African languages:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other and unspecified languages:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0





Total Population In Mertilla Township, Kansas (In 2010): 198



Male Population in Mertilla Township, Kansas: 108
Female Population in Mertilla Township, Kansas: 90



Median Male Resident Age in Mertilla Township, Kansas: 34.7
Median Female Resident Age in Mertilla Township, Kansas: 37.5



Kansas Median Age: 36.0



Median Age By Sex in
Mertilla Township, Kansas


White


Both sexes

41.3

Male

42.6

Female

40.0

Black or African American


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

23.5

Male

14.5

Female

36.5

Asian


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

32.5

Male

32.0

Female

37.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

6.5

Male

6.8

Female

3.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

23.5

Male

25.5

Female

23.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

42.5

Male

43.3

Female

40.4













Races in Mertilla Township, Kansas


  • White: 84.3%
  • African American: 0.0%
  • American Indian: 3.0%
  • Asian: 0.0%
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0.0%
  • Some Other Race: 5.6%
  • Two or More Races: 7.1%





Ancestries in Mertilla Township, Kansas

  • German: 34.2%
  • Scottish: 11.4%
  • Dutch: 10.9%
  • English: 10.9%
  • European: 8.4%
  • Russian: 6.9%
  • Other Groups: 5.4%
  • Irish: 4.5%
  • Italian: 2.5%
  • United States Or American: 2.0%
  • Brazilian: 1.5%
  • Swedish: 1.5%


Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 7.25%
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0%
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0%
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 20.29%
  • 9th Grade: 0%
  • 10th Grade: 0%
  • 11th Grade: 0%
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 0%
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 21.74%
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 13.04%
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 11.59%
  • Associate Degree: 11.59%
  • Bachelor's Degree: 11.59%
  • Master's Degree: 0%
  • Professional School Degree: 0%
  • Doctorate Degree: 2.9%

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0%
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0%
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 6.15%
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 12.31%
  • 9th Grade: 4.62%
  • 10th Grade: 7.69%
  • 11th Grade: 0%
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 3.08%
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 40%
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 13.85%
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 9.23%
  • Associate Degree: 0%
  • Bachelor's Degree: 3.08%
  • Master's Degree: 0%
  • Professional School Degree: 0%
  • Doctorate Degree: 0%



Largest School Agency's In Mertilla Township, Kansas

  • Kismet-plains


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: P.o. Box 760, Plains, KS 67869, Phone: (620) 563-7103, Students: 738 )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Mertilla Township, Kansas

  • Plains Elem


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: P O Box 337, Plains, KS 67869, Phone: (620) 563-7285, Students: 210 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Mertilla Township, Kansas

* Data from 2005






Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Mertilla 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 Mertilla Township, Kansas.

Area Features of Mertilla Township, Kansas


Airport


(1) Plains Municipal Airport  

Building


(1) Plains City Fire Department   (2) Plains Rural Fire Department  

Cemetery


(1) Mertilla Cemetery  

Civil


(1) Township Of Cimarron   (2) Township Of Mertilla   (3) Township Of West Plains  

Lake


(1) Wildhorse Lake   (2) Wildhorse Lake  

Locale


(1) Mertilla Historical   (2) Rain Belt Historical  

Populated Place


(1) Collano   (2) Hobart   (3) Missler   (4) Plains  

School


(1) Southwestern Heights High School  

Valley


(1) Hart Draw  



Zip Codes in Mertilla Township, Kansas

67869


Cities Nearby Mertilla Township, Kansas

Odee Township, Kansas 8.8 Miles
Copeland Township, Kansas 12.2 Miles
Kismet City, Kansas 17.4 Miles
Fowler Township, Kansas 17.6 Miles
Sublette City, Kansas 18.7 Miles
Seward Township, Kansas 19.1 Miles
Minneola City, Kansas 20.5 Miles
Wilburn Township, Kansas 23.1 Miles
North Beaver, Oklahoma 36.3 Miles
Gate Town, Oklahoma 38.6 Miles



Area Code(s) in Mertilla Township, Kansas

620



Current date/time in Mertilla Township, Kansas is
May 10, 2014 10:55:57 PM



Elevation in Mertilla Township, Kansas is
2,776.0 ft. (846.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Mertilla Township, Kansas

Lat: 37.409227 N        Long: -100.516220 W



Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Mertilla 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


Travel Time to Work in Mertilla Township, Kansas

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.

(13.0%)

5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.

(0.0%)

5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.

(0.0%)

6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.

(2.9%)

6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.

(2.9%)

7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.

(15.9%)

7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.

(8.7%)

8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.

(26.1%)

8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.

(15.9%)

9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.

(5.8%)

10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.

(4.3%)

11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.

(0.0%)

12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.

(1.4%)

4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.

(2.9%)



Means Of Transportation
(Mertilla Township, Kansas : 2009)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 45

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 0

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 : 7

Worked at home : 20



Time Leaving Home To Go To Work
(Mertilla Township, Kansas : 2009)

12:00 a.m. to 4:59 a.m. : 0

5:00 a.m. to 5:29 a.m. : 27

5:30 a.m. to 5:59 a.m. : 0

6:00 a.m. to 6:29 a.m. : 0

6:30 a.m. to 6:59 a.m. : 11

7:00 a.m. to 7:29 a.m. : 14

7:30 a.m. to 7:59 a.m. : 0

8:00 a.m. to 8:29 a.m. : 0

8:30 a.m. to 8:59 a.m. : 0

9:00 a.m. to 9:59 a.m. : 0

10:00 a.m. to 10:59 a.m. : 0

11:00 a.m. to 11:59 a.m. : 0

12:00 p.m. to 3:59 p.m. : 0

4:00 p.m. to 11:59 p.m. : 0



Travel Time To Work
(Mertilla Township, Kansas : 2009)

Less than 5 minutes : 2

5 to 9 minutes : 0

10 to 14 minutes : 31

15 to 19 minutes : 9

20 to 24 minutes : 0

25 to 29 minutes : 0

30 to 34 minutes : 0

35 to 39 minutes : 0

40 to 44 minutes : 0

45 to 59 minutes : 3

60 to 89 minutes : 7

90 or more minutes : 0



Self-Employment Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Mertilla Township, Kansas : 2009)

With self-employment income : 24

No self-employment income : 30



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Mertilla Township, Kansas : 2009)

With Social Security income : 14

No Social Security income : 40



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Mertilla Township, Kansas : 2009)

With retirement income : 5

No retirement income : 49



Family Income (Annual)
(Mertilla Township, Kansas : 2009)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 17

$25,000 to $29,999 : 5

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 5

$40,000 to $44,999 : 0

$45,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 4

$60,000 to $74,999 : 11

$75,000 to $99,999 : 9

$100,000 to $124,999 : 3

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 0



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Mertilla Township, Kansas : 2009)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : 46,250





AM Radio Stations Near
Mertilla Township, Kansas

  • KGNO (1370 AM; 5.0 kW; Dodge City, KS; Owner: Rocking M Radio, Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near
Mertilla Township, Kansas

  • KHYM (103.9 FM; Copeland, KS; Owner: Great Plains Christian Radio, Inc.)
  • KSSA (105.9 FM; Ingalls, KS; Owner: Kbuf Partnership)
  • NEW (88.7 FM; Cimarron, KS; Owner: Jimmy Jarrell Communications Foundation, Inc.)
  • NEW (89.1 FM; Copeland, KS; Owner: Dayspring Ministries Of Concord Baptist Church)
  • KAIG (89.9 FM; Cimarron, KS; Owner: Educational Media Foundation)
  • NEW (90.7 FM; Dodge City, KS; Owner: Catholic Diocese Of Dodge City)
  • KONQ (91.9 FM; Dodge City, KS; Owner: Dodge City Community College)
  • NEW (91.9 FM; Forgan, OK; Owner: Better Public Broadcasting Association)
  • KMML (92.9 FM; Cimarron, KS; Owner: Radioactive, Llc)
  • KZRD (93.9 FM; Cimarron, KS; Owner: Rocking M Radio, Inc.)
  • KAHE (95.5 FM; Ensign, KS; Owner: Rocking M Radio, Inc.)
  • KERP (96.3 FM; Cimarron, KS; Owner: Rocking M Radio, Inc.)
  • KKJQ (97.3 FM; Ingalls, KS; Owner: Kbuf Partnership)
  • KSKZ (98.1 FM; Ingalls, KS; Owner: Kbuf Partnership)
  • KJIL (99.1 FM; Copeland, KS; Owner: Great Plains Christian Radio, Inc.)

TV Broadcast Stations Near
Mertilla Township, Kansas

  • KUPK-TV (Channel 13; Copeland, KS; Owner: Gray Television Licensee, Inc.)
  • KBSD-TV (Channel 6; Ensign, KS; Owner: Sunflower Broadcasting, Inc.)


Occupations in
Mertilla Township, Kansas

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 55.6%
  • Service Occupations: 3.2%
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 6.3%
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 12.7%
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 4.8%

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 10.8%
  • Service Occupations: 40.5%
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 40.5%
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 5.4%
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0.0%







Number of Farms In
Mertilla Township, Kansas: 128 Farms



Banks In Mertilla Township, Kansas

The Plains State Bank - 1 Branches


    Info Date: June 2007
    Bank Assets: $65,550.00
    Deposits: $52,463,000.00
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 2







Airports Certified For Carrier Use Near
Mertilla Township, Kansas

  • Dodge City, KS: Dodge City Municipal


    (about 38.78 miles; Dodge City, Kansas; ID: DDC)

  • Cimarron, KS: Cimarron Municipal


    (about 30.49 miles; Cimarron, Kansas; ID: UXS)

  • Liberal, KS: Liberal Municipal


    (about 35.11 miles; Liberal, Kansas; ID: LBL)

  • Garden City, KS: Garden City Municipal


    (about 37.74 miles; Garden City, Kansas; ID: GCK)

  • Wichita, KS: Ulysses


    (about 48.86 miles; Ulysses, Kansas; ID: ULS)

  • Guymon, KS: Guymon Municipal


    (about 74.34 miles; Guymon, Oklahoma; ID: GUY)

  • Pratt, KS: Pratt Airport


    (about 98.8 miles; Cullison, Kansas; ID: PTT)

  • Woodward, OK: West Woodward


    (about 86.81 miles; Woodward, Oklahoma; ID: WWR)

FAA Airports Near
Mertilla Township, Kansas

  • Jenkinson


    (about 3.99 miles; Plains, Kansas; ID: SN12)

  • Plains Muni


    (about 10.34 miles; Plains, Kansas; ID: 2KS5)

  • Meade Muni


    (about 12.67 miles; Meade, Kansas; ID: MEJ)

  • Montezuma Muni


    (about 12.45 miles; Montezuma, Kansas; ID: K17)

  • Montezuma Coop


    (about 13.1 miles; Montezuma, Kansas; ID: 67KS)

  • Rexford


    (about 2.86 miles; Montezuma, Kansas; ID: 98KS)

  • Hitch Feeders Ii Inc.


    (about 32.96 miles; Sublette, Kansas; ID: 1KS7)

  • Sublette Flying Club


    (about 18.1 miles; Sublette, Kansas; ID: 19S)

  • Fowler


    (about 18.2 miles; Fowler, Kansas; ID: 18K)

  • Satanta Muni


    (about 25.91 miles; Satanta, Kansas; ID: 1K9)

Public-Use Airports Near
Mertilla Township, Kansas

  • Dodge City, KS: Dodge City Municipal


    Airport Code: DDC
    Dodge City, Ks 67843

  • Cimarron, KS: Cimarron Municipal


    Airport Code: UXS
    Cimarron, Ks 67835

  • Liberal, KS: Liberal Municipal


    Airport Code: LBL
    Liberal, Ks 67905

  • Garden City, KS: Garden City Municipal


    Airport Code: GCK
    Garden City, Ks 67868

  • Wichita, KS: Ulysses


    Airport Code: ULS
    Ulysses, Ks 67880

  • Guymon, KS: Guymon Municipal


    Airport Code: GUY
    Guymon, Ok 73942

  • Pratt, KS: Pratt Airport


    Airport Code: PTT
    Cullison, Ks 67124

  • Woodward, OK: West Woodward


    Airport Code: WWR
    Woodward, Ok 73801



Modes of Transportation in
Mertilla Township, Kansas

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

54.55%

Carpooled

13.13%

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

2.02%

Other Means

0.0%

Worked At Home

30.30%









Housing Analysis

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







Household Type
(Mertilla Township, Kansas : 2009)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 45

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 0

Female householder, no husband present : 9

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 0

Householder not living alone : 0



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Mertilla Township, Kansas : 2009)

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 : 9

All other households : 45



Household Type By Tenure
(Mertilla Township, Kansas : 2009)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 45

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

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 : 0

Renter-occupied housing units : 9

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 0

Renter-occupied housing units : 0



Household Income (Annual)
(Mertilla Township, Kansas : 2009)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 17

$25,000 to $29,999 : 5

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 5

$40,000 to $44,999 : 0

$45,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 4

$60,000 to $74,999 : 2

$75,000 to $99,999 : 18

$100,000 to $124,999 : 3

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 0



Housing Units
(Mertilla Township, Kansas : 2009)

Total : 74



Occupancy Status
(Mertilla Township, Kansas : 2009)

Occupied : 54

Vacant : 20



Median Number Of Rooms
(Mertilla Township, Kansas : 2009)

Median number of rooms : 8



Year Structure Built
(Mertilla Township, Kansas : 2009)

Built 2005 or later : 0

Built 2000 to 2004 : 0

Built 1990 to 1999 : 20

Built 1980 to 1989 : 12

Built 1970 to 1979 : 8

Built 1960 to 1969 : 14

Built 1950 to 1959 : 0

Built 1940 to 1949 : 11

Built 1939 or earlier : 9



House Heating Fuel
(Mertilla Township, Kansas : 2009)

Utility gas : 36

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 16

Electricity : 2

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 0

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0



House Value
(Mertilla Township, Kansas : 2009)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 0

$60,000 to $69,999 : 0

$70,000 to $79,999 : 0

$80,000 to $89,999 : 2

$90,000 to $99,999 : 0

$100,000 to $124,999 : 8

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $174,999 : 13

$175,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 to $249,999 : 10

$250,000 to $299,999 : 0

$300,000 to $399,999 : 0

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 12

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0



Mortgage Status
(Mertilla Township, Kansas : 2009)

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 : 0

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 2

Housing units without a mortgage : 43



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Mertilla Township, Kansas : 2009)

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 :

Built 1990 to 1999 : 159,700

Built 1980 to 1989 : 535,700

Built 1970 to 1979 : 550,000

Built 1960 to 1969 :

Built 1950 to 1959 :

Built 1940 to 1949 :

Built 1939 or earlier :









Percentage of Family Households in
Mertilla Township, Kansas: 78.3%

Percentage of Family Households in
Kansas: 66.0%









Building Permits in Mertilla Township, 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 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

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

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

0 0 $0
2004        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2005        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2006        
  Single Family 1 1 $85,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $85,000



Median Household Income In 2000 (Mertilla Township, KS): $36,250
Median Household Income In 2000 (Kansas): $40,624



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Mertilla Township): $91,200
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Kansas): $81,000



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Mertilla Township): $315
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Kansas): $498



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Mertilla Township, Kansas

Utility Gas: 59.1%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 34.1%
Electricity: 4.5%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.0%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 2.3%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%








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 Mertilla Township, Kansas are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Mertilla Township, Kansas

Meade District Hospital Hha


     Address: 801 East Grant, Meade, Kansas 67864
     Ownership: Government - Local
     Certified Date: 12/31/1992

Hospice Of The Prairie


     Address: 200 Fourth Circle, Dodge City, Kansas 67801
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 3/13/1996

Liberal Hh & Guymon Hospice


     Address: 502 N Kansas, Liberal, Kansas 67901
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 11/5/2004

St Catherine Home Health


     Address: 602 N 6th St, Garden City, Kansas 67846
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 10/7/1996

Sunshine Nursing Agency


     Address: 2718 N Cummings Rd Suite E, Garden City, Kansas 67846
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 6/24/1988

Hospitals Close To Mertilla Township, Kansas

Meade District Hospital


     Address: 510 E Carthage Po Box 820, Meade, Kansas 67864
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Western Plains Medical Complex


     Address: 3001 Avenue A, Dodge City, Kansas 67801
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Southwest Medical Center


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

St Catherine Hospital


     Address: 401 East Spruce, Garden City, Kansas 67846
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Beaver County Memorial Hospital


     Address: 212 East 8th Street, Beaver, Oklahoma 73932
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Nursing Homes Close To Mertilla Township, Kansas

Good Samaritan Society - Dodge City


     Address: 501 W Beeson Rd, Dodge City, Kansas 67801
     Ownership: Non Profit - Church Related
     Number of Residents: 58
     Percent Occupied: 89%

Manor Of The Plains


     Address: 200 Campus Dr, Dodge City, Kansas 67801
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 47
     Percent Occupied: 94%

Trinity Manor


     Address: 510 W Frontview St, Dodge City, Kansas 67801
     Ownership: Non Profit - Church Related
     Number of Residents: 55
     Percent Occupied: 92%

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%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Mertilla Township, Kansas

Name:
Address:
Distance: 0 Miles



Social Security Users in Mertilla Township, Kansas

    Retired Workers: 135
    Disabled Workers: 15
    Widowers Workers: 25
    Spouses Workers: 15
    Children Workers: 10





Meade County, Kansas Presidential Election (2004)

  • Kerry & Edwards 16.78%
  • Bush & Cheney 82.41%
  • Other 0.81%





Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Mertilla Township, Kansas citizens.

Relocation to Meade County, KS

6.89 % of Meade County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $36,467

Kansas Average 7.39 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Seward County , KS 1.29 % ($59,600 AGI )
  • Ford County , KS 0.77 % ($33,500 AGI )

Relocation away from Meade County, KS

9.35 % of Meade 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 $29,544

Kansas Average 7.67 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Ford County , KS 1.13 % ($22,389 AGI )
  • Seward County , KS 0.75 % ($21,250 AGI )



Income Tax Rates in Kansas (2008)

Low Bracket: $15,000 (3.50%)
High Bracket: $30,000 (6.45%)



Sales Tax Rates in Kansas (2008)

5.30%



Weather Analysis

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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 Mertilla Township, Kansas directly or research local government web sites.

Number of Sex Offenders In Kansas

6,000 Sex Offenders (approximate)








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