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Demographics Analysis

The people of Norton 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
(Norton City, Kansas)

Male:

Under 5 years : 14

5 to 9 years : 77

10 to 14 years : 68

15 to 17 years : 40

18 and 19 years : 0

20 years : 0

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 41

25 to 29 years : 55

30 to 34 years : 242

35 to 39 years : 45

40 to 44 years : 97

45 to 49 years : 63

50 to 54 years : 58

55 to 59 years : 91

60 and 61 years : 21

62 to 64 years : 49

65 and 66 years : 27

67 to 69 years : 58

70 to 74 years : 6

75 to 79 years : 53

80 to 84 years : 71

85 years and over : 0

Female:

Under 5 years : 165

5 to 9 years : 88

10 to 14 years : 36

15 to 17 years : 57

18 and 19 years : 2

20 years : 0

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 18

25 to 29 years : 152

30 to 34 years : 102

35 to 39 years : 38

40 to 44 years : 82

45 to 49 years : 101

50 to 54 years : 42

55 to 59 years : 132

60 and 61 years : 25

62 to 64 years : 39

65 and 66 years : 0

67 to 69 years : 69

70 to 74 years : 35

75 to 79 years : 90

80 to 84 years : 41

85 years and over : 200


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Norton City, Kansas)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 1,310

Multiple ancestry : 893

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 51

Ancestry not reported : 436


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 2,651

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 : 39


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Norton City, Kansas)

Total:

Under 5 years : 179

5 to 17 years : 366

18 to 24 years : 61

25 to 34 years : 551

35 to 44 years : 262

45 to 54 years : 264

55 to 59 years : 223

60 and 61 years : 46

62 to 64 years : 88

65 to 74 years : 195

75 years and over : 455

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 179

5 to 17 years : 195

18 to 24 years : 2

25 to 34 years : 200

35 to 44 years : 144

45 to 54 years : 120

55 to 59 years : 139

60 and 61 years : 25

62 to 64 years : 20

65 to 74 years : 162

75 years and over : 300

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 171

18 to 24 years : 59

25 to 34 years : 312

35 to 44 years : 118

45 to 54 years : 144

55 to 59 years : 84

60 and 61 years : 21

62 to 64 years : 68

65 to 74 years : 33

75 years and over : 155

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 : 39

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Norton City, Kansas)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 623

Female : 863

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 553

Female : 612

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 0

Female : 39


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Norton City, Kansas)

Born in state of residence : 1,437

Born in other state in the United States : 1,131

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 118

Now married, except separated : 596

Divorced : 227

Separated : 0

Widowed : 199

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 172

Now married, except separated : 664

Divorced : 94

Separated : 0

Widowed : 133

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 : 39

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 2,440

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 8

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 45

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Tagalog:

Speak English "very well" : 18

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Norton City, Kansas

  • German: 1,045   (35.5%)
  • English: 406   (13.8%)
  • Irish: 361   (12.3%)
  • United States Or American: 206   (7.0%)
  • Other Groups: 195   (6.6%)
  • Swedish: 77   (2.6%)
  • Dutch: 77   (2.6%)
  • Norwegian: 73   (2.5%)
  • French (except Basque): 68   (2.3%)
  • Scotch-irish: 65   (2.2%)
  • Polish: 59   (2.0%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 44   (1.5%)
  • Czech: 43   (1.5%)
  • Danish: 41   (1.4%)
  • Scottish: 37   (1.3%)
  • Italian: 31   (1.1%)
  • Greek: 26   (0.9%)
  • Russian: 26   (0.9%)
  • British: 19   (0.6%)
  • French Canadian: 13   (0.4%)
  • Canadian: 7   (0.2%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 7   (0.2%)
  • Romanian: 6   (0.2%)
  • Swiss: 5   (0.2%)
  • Welsh: 5   (0.2%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Norton City, Kansas is 2,690



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Norton City, Kansas: 1,176
Female Population in Norton City, Kansas: 1,514


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Norton City, Kansas: 40.4
Median Female Resident Age in Norton City, Kansas: 45.7


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Kansas is 36


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Norton City, Kansas


White


Both sexes

45.5

Male

43.2

Female

46.8

Black or African American


Both sexes

42.5

Male

44.5

Female

41.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

43.0

Male

36.5

Female

43.0

Asian


Both sexes

54.5

Male

56.5

Female

39.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

35.5

Male

0.0

Female

35.5

Other


Both sexes

29.5

Male

23.5

Female

30.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

16.0

Male

15.5

Female

17.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

23.7

Male

21.5

Female

26.8

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

46.2

Male

44.2

Female

47.1


(updated 2010)



Races in Norton City, Kansas


  • White: 2,568
  • African American: 34
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 18
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 16
  • Two or More Races: 54



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 13   (1.36%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 7   (0.73%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 4   (0.42%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 29   (3.03%)
  • 9th Grade: 4   (0.42%)
  • 10th Grade: 17   (1.78%)
  • 11th Grade: 12   (1.26%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 40   (4.18%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 347   (36.3%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 95   (9.94%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 124   (12.97%)
  • Associate Degree: 45   (4.71%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 164   (17.15%)
  • Master's Degree: 44   (4.6%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 11   (1.15%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 24   (2.05%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 51   (4.35%)
  • 9th Grade: 34   (2.9%)
  • 10th Grade: 34   (2.9%)
  • 11th Grade: 22   (1.88%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 24   (2.05%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 370   (31.57%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 164   (13.99%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 205   (17.49%)
  • Associate Degree: 29   (2.47%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 154   (13.14%)
  • Master's Degree: 47   (4.01%)
  • Professional School Degree: 14   (1.19%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Norton City, Kansas

  • Norton Community Schools


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: 105 E. Waverly, Norton, KS 67654, Phone: (785) 877-3386, Students: 696 )

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

  • Eisenhower Elem


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 1100 Eisenhower Drive, Norton, KS 67654, Phone: (785) 877-5113, Students: 354 )

  • Norton Jr High


    ( Grades: 7-8, Location: 706 North Jones Street, Norton, KS 67654, Phone: (785) 877-5851, Students: 112 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Norton City, Kansas

  • Norton High


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 513 W. Wilberforce Street, Norton, KS 67654, Phone: (785) 877-3338, Students: 230 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Norton City, Kansas

  • Norton Public Library


    1 Washington Square, Norton, KS 67654

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Norton City, Kansas


  • National Ems Museum Foundation Inc


    Po Box 3, Norton, MA 02766

  • Norton County Historical Society


    Po Box 303, Norton, KS 67654

  • Norton Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 1711, Norton, MA 02766

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Norton City, Kansas


Airport


(1) Norton Municipal Airport  

Building


(1) Kansas Department Of Transportation District Three Office   (2) Kqnk - Fm Norton   (3) Norton City Hall   (4) Norton City Volunteer Fire Department   (5) Norton County Courthouse   (6) Norton County Emergency Medical Services   (7) Norton County Health Department   (8) Norton County Historical Society And Museum   (9) Norton County Jail   (10) Norton County Rural Fire District 2   (11) Norton County Sheriff S Office   (12) Norton Police Department   (13) Prairie Dog State Park Office   (14) Valley Hope Association Treatment Center  

Cemetery


(1) Cope Cemetery   (2) Devizes Cemetery   (3) Maple Grove Cemetery   (4) Oronoque Cemetery   (5) Sheley Cemetery  

Church


(1) Community Full Gospel Church   (2) First Baptist Church   (3) First Church Of God   (4) First United Methodist Church   (5) Immanuel Lutheran Church   (6) Living Hope Fellowship   (7) Maple Grove Church Of The Brethren   (8) Norton Christian Church   (9) Norton Seventh Day Adventist Church   (10) Redeemer Evangelical Lutheran Church   (11) Saint Francis Of Assisi Catholic Church   (12) Trinity Episcopal Church  

Civil


(1) City Of Norton   (2) Norton County   (3) Township Of Center-district 1  

Dam


(1) Norton Dam  

Hospital


(1) Norton County Hospital  

Locale


(1) Brett Historical   (2) Elmwood Park Speedway   (3) Hadley Ranch   (4) Hanback Historical   (5) Lebau Ranch   (6) Norton County Equine Facility   (7) Norton Municipal Power Plant   (8) Norton Water Treatment Plant   (9) Prairie Dog Golf Club   (10) Prairie Dog State Park Branded Cedar Campground   (11) Prairie Dog State Park Meadowlark Campground   (12) Prairie Dog State Park Prairie Dog Campground   (13) Prairie Dog State Park Shady Rest Campground   (14) Prairie Dog State Park West Shoreline Loop Camping   (15) Smithton Historical  

Military


(1) Kansas National Guard Armory Norton  

Park


(1) Norton Wildlife Area   (2) Prairie Dog State Park  

Populated Place


(1) Devizes   (2) Norton  

Post Office


(1) Norton Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Browns Pond   (2) Keith Sebelius Lake  

School


(1) Bunty School Historical   (2) Dry Creek School Historical   (3) Eisenhower Elementary School   (4) Excelsior School Historical   (5) Far View School   (6) Hillman School Historical   (7) Lone Hand School Historical   (8) Norton Community High School   (9) Norton Junior High School   (10) School Number 35 Historical   (11) Walnut Ridge School Historical  

Stream


(1) Boy Creek   (2) Deer Creek   (3) Jones Creek   (4) Robinson Creek   (5) Rock Branch   (6) Spring Branch   (7) Spring Creek   (8) Squaw Branch   (9) Walnut Creek   (10) Wildcat Creek  

Summit


(1) Horseshoe Hill  

Tower


(1) Kqnk-am Norton  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Norton City, Kansas

67654 (pop. 4,453)


Cities Nearby Norton City, Kansas

Center-district 1 Township, KS  (pop. 1,304) 5.3 Miles
Harrison-district 6 Township, KS  (pop. 12) 9.1 Miles
Almena City, KS  (pop. 516) 10.5 Miles
Almena-district 4 Township, KS  (pop. 732) 11.6 Miles
Highland-district 2 Township, KS  (pop. 518) 12.4 Miles
Solomon-district 3 Township, KS  (pop. 212) 12.7 Miles
Edmond City, KS  (pop. 4) 14.7 Miles
Norcatur City, KS  (pop. 174) 15.8 Miles
Lenora City, KS  (pop. 259) 16.4 Miles
Clayton City, KS  (pop. 110) 16.6 Miles



Area Code(s) in Norton City, Kansas

785



Elevation in Norton City, Kansas is 2,339.0 ft. (713.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Norton City, Kansas

Lat: 39.833338 N        Long: -99.890899 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 25   (1.9%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 62   (4.6%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 42   (3.1%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 96   (7.1%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 85   (6.3%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 518   (38.4%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 183   (13.6%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 40   (3.0%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 50   (3.7%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 23   (1.7%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 12   (0.9%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 96   (7.1%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 116   (8.6%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Norton City, Kansas)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 1,050

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 137

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 : 120

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 16


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Norton City, Kansas)

Less than 5 minutes : 514

5 to 9 minutes : 522

10 to 14 minutes : 170

15 to 19 minutes : 11

20 to 24 minutes : 21

25 to 29 minutes : 32

30 to 34 minutes : 14

35 to 39 minutes : 0

40 to 44 minutes : 0

45 to 59 minutes : 11

60 to 89 minutes : 0

90 or more minutes : 12


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 492

No Social Security income : 822


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 175

No retirement income : 1,139


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Norton City, Kansas)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 36

$15,000 to $19,999 : 73

$20,000 to $24,999 : 25

$25,000 to $29,999 : 93

$30,000 to $34,999 : 78

$35,000 to $39,999 : 51

$40,000 to $44,999 : 0

$45,000 to $49,999 : 11

$50,000 to $59,999 : 93

$60,000 to $74,999 : 102

$75,000 to $99,999 : 109

$100,000 to $124,999 : 41

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 12

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $48,864


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Norton City, Kansas

  • KKAN (1490 AM; 1.0 kW; Phillipsburg, KS; Owner: Walter C. Seidel)
  • KQNK (1530 AM; 1.0 kW; Norton, KS; Owner: Dierking Communications, Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near Norton City, Kansas

  • KFNF (101.1 FM; Oberlin, KS; Owner: Armada Media - Mccook, Inc.)
  • KQNK-FM (106.7 FM; Norton, KS; Owner: Dierking Communications, Inc.)
  • KQNK-FM (106.7 FM; Norton, KS; Owner: Dierking Communications, Inc.)
  • NEW (91.1 FM; Phillipsburg, KS; Owner: The Praise Network, Inc.)
  • KRLE (91.3 FM; Oberlin, KS; Owner: Educational Media Foundation)
  • KSNB (91.5 FM; Norton, KS; Owner: American Family Association)
  • KKAN-FM (95.3 FM; Phillipsburg, KS; Owner: Barracuda Broadcasting, Inc.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Norton City, Kansas

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 187  (26.3%)
  • Service Occupations: 159  (22.4%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 143  (20.1%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 17  (2.4%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 92  (12.9%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 207  (29.7%)
  • Service Occupations: 183  (26.3%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 284  (40.7%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 4  (0.6%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 229 Farms In Norton City, Kansas


(updated 2008)



Banks In Norton City, Kansas

First Security Bank & Trust Company - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $59.8k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 2

The First State Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $318.7k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 30

Almena State Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $31.8k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 2

The Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $335.8k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 18

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Norton City, Kansas

  • McCook Municipal


    (about 45.1 miles in Mc Cook, Nebraska; Airport Code: MCK)

  • McCook Ben Nelson Regional


    (about 45.2 miles in Mc Cook, Nebraska; Airport Code: MCK)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Norton City, Kansas

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

87.67%

Carpooled

4.96%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.0%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.36%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.51%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

4.45%

Other Means

0.36%

Worked At Home

1.68%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 612

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 15

Female householder, no husband present : 97

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 572

Householder not living alone : 18


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 9

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 9

All other households : 1,296


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Norton City, Kansas)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 449

Renter-occupied housing units : 163

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 15

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 65

Renter-occupied housing units : 32

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 258

Renter-occupied housing units : 332


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Norton City, Kansas)

Less than $10,000 : 84

$10,000 to $14,999 : 122

$15,000 to $19,999 : 215

$20,000 to $24,999 : 91

$25,000 to $29,999 : 168

$30,000 to $34,999 : 115

$35,000 to $39,999 : 70

$40,000 to $44,999 : 36

$45,000 to $49,999 : 11

$50,000 to $59,999 : 115

$60,000 to $74,999 : 125

$75,000 to $99,999 : 109

$100,000 to $124,999 : 41

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 12

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Norton City, Kansas)

Total : 1,475


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Norton City, Kansas)

Occupied : 1,314

Vacant : 161


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Norton City, Kansas)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Norton City, Kansas)

Built 2005 or later : 0

Built 2000 to 2004 : 0

Built 1990 to 1999 : 28

Built 1980 to 1989 : 212

Built 1970 to 1979 : 185

Built 1960 to 1969 : 191

Built 1950 to 1959 : 198

Built 1940 to 1949 : 116

Built 1939 or earlier : 545


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Norton City, Kansas)

Utility gas : 1,155

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 29

Electricity : 114

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 0

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 16

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Norton City, Kansas)

Less than $10,000 : 16

$10,000 to $14,999 : 54

$15,000 to $19,999 : 54

$20,000 to $24,999 : 60

$25,000 to $29,999 : 72

$30,000 to $34,999 : 64

$35,000 to $39,999 : 67

$40,000 to $49,999 : 104

$50,000 to $59,999 : 87

$60,000 to $69,999 : 56

$70,000 to $79,999 : 28

$80,000 to $89,999 : 13

$90,000 to $99,999 : 36

$100,000 to $124,999 : 9

$125,000 to $149,999 : 4

$150,000 to $174,999 : 12

$175,000 to $199,999 : 20

$200,000 to $249,999 : 22

$250,000 to $299,999 : 9

$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
(Norton 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 : 25

Home equity loan only : 38

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 459

Housing units without a mortgage : 265


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 :

Built 1990 to 1999 : $59,500

Built 1980 to 1989 : $68,500

Built 1970 to 1979 : $38,300

Built 1960 to 1969 : $31,000

Built 1950 to 1959 : $39,300

Built 1940 to 1949 : $51,900

Built 1939 or earlier : $38,200


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Norton City, Kansas: 59.1%

Percentage of Family Households in Kansas: 66.0%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Norton City, Kansas

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 4.4%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 82.42%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 13.19%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Norton City, Kansas

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

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 2 2 $115,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $115,000
2000        
  Single Family 2 2 $216,346
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $216,346
2001        
  Single Family 1 1 $86,820
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $86,820
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 5 5 $366,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

5 5 $366,000
2004        
  Single Family 1 1 $65,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $65,000
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 12 12 $1,200,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

12 12 $1,200,000


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Norton City, KS): $30,339
Median Household Income In 2000 (Kansas): $40,624


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Norton City): $52,400
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Kansas): $81,000


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Norton City): $343
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Kansas): $498


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Norton City, Kansas

Utility Gas: 91.6%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 0.9%
Electricity: 6.6%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.9%
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 Norton City, Kansas are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Norton City, Kansas

Prn Home Health Agency


     Address: 801 N Norton Ave, Norton, Kansas 67654
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 9/1/1977

Logan Manor Home Health


     Address: 108 S Adams, Logan, Kansas 67646
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 8/2/1993

Phillips County Hha


     Address: 784 Sixth St, Phillipsburg, Kansas 67661
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 1/1/1980

Cottonwood Home Care Agency


     Address: 810 W Columbia Street, Oberlin, Kansas 67749
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 4/2/1993

Good Samaritan Society Home Care Of Sw Nebraska


     Address: 719 N Brown Street, Alma, Nebraska 68920
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 12/13/2006

Hospitals Close To Norton City, Kansas

Phillips County Hospital


     Address: 1150 State Street Po Box 607, Phillipsburg, Kansas 67661
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Tri Valley Health System


     Address: "p O Box 488, 1305 West Hwy 6 & 34", Cambridge, Nebraska 69022
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Harlan County Health System


     Address: "p O Box 836, 717 North Brown St", Alma, Nebraska 68920
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Community Hospital


     Address: "p O Box 1328, 1301 East H St", Mc Cook, Nebraska 69001
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Phelps Memorial Health Center


     Address: 1215 Tibbals St, Holdrege, Nebraska 68949
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Nursing Homes Close To Norton City, Kansas

Beaver City Manor


     Address: P O Box 70, 905 Floyd Street, Beaver City, Nebraska 68926
     Ownership: Government - City
     Number of Residents: 21
     Percent Occupied: 75%

Logan Manor Comm Health Serv


     Address: Po Box 308, Logan, Kansas 67646
     Ownership: Government - City
     Number of Residents: 27
     Percent Occupied: 75%

Good Samaritan Society - Decatur County


     Address: 108 E Ash St, Oberlin, Kansas 67749
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 44
     Percent Occupied: 94%

Good Samaritan Society - Arapahoe


     Address: P O Box 448, 601 Main Street, Arapahoe, Nebraska 68922
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 29
     Percent Occupied: 97%

Elwood Care Center


     Address: P O Box 315, 607 Smith Avenue, Elwood, Nebraska 68937
     Ownership: Government - City
     Number of Residents: 34
     Percent Occupied: 79%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Norton City, Kansas

Name: NPPD
Address: PO Box 98; Brownville, NE 68321
Distance: 224 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Norton City, Kansas

    Retired Workers: 620
    Disabled Workers: 95
    Widowers Workers: 110
    Spouses Workers: 50
    Children Workers: 35


(updated 2007)



Government Finances In Norton City, Kansas


Charges


Air Transportation: $36,000
Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $8,000
Parks & Recreation: $22,000
Sewerage: $242,000
Solid Waste Management: $198,000
All Other: $1,000


Revenue


Water Utilities: $447,000
Electric Utilities: $2,802,000


Federal Intergovernmental


All Other: $25,000


State Intergovernmental


General Support: $14,000
Highways: $84,000


Current Operations


Miscellaneous Commercial Activities, Nec: $10,000
Fire Protection: $29,000
Central Staff Services: $111,000
Regular Highways: $190,000
Libraries: $95,000
Natural Resources - Other: $1,000
Parks & Recreation: $255,000
Police Protection: $327,000
Sewerage: $117,000
Solid Waste Management: $191,000
General - Other: $511,000
Water Utilities: $361,000
Electric Utilities: $2,519,000


Other Capital Outlay


Fire Protection: $46,000
Central Staff: $7,000
Regular Highways: $15,000
Parks & Recreation: $42,000
Police Protection: $16,000
Sewerage: $196,000
General - Other: $26,000
Electric Utilities: $78,000


General


Interest On Debt: $28,000


Tax


Property: $677,000
Total General Sales: $343,000
Public Utilities: $198,000
Other Selective Sales: $16,000
Nec: $3,000


Miscellaneous


Property Sale Other: $6,000
Interest Earnings: $102,000
Fines & Forfeits: $44,000
Rents: $15,000
Donations From Private Sources: $23,000
General Revenue, Nec: $322,000


Sinking Fund


Cash & Deposits: $11,000


Other Funds


Cash & Deposits: $1,632,000



Otal Salaries & Wages: $2,003,000
Ong Term Debt Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $107,000
Ong Term Debt Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpo: $4,222,000


Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding


Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,329,000


(updated 2006)



Norton County, Kansas Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 18.20%
  • Bush & Cheney 80.49%
  • Other 1.31%



(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 Norton City, Kansas citizens.

Relocation to Norton County, KS

6.22 % of Norton County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $29,878

Kansas Average 7.39 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Phillips County , KS 0.56 % ($26,818 AGI )

Relocation away from Norton County, KS

7.06 % of Norton 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 $31,965

Kansas Average 7.67 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Ellis County , KS 0.70 % ($18,714 AGI )
  • Johnson County , KS 0.50 % ($61,700 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 Norton City, 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 Norton City, Kansas directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Norton City, Kansas

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder n/a 0 n/a 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 n/a 0 n/a 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Rape n/a 0 n/a 0 0 2 1 1 0 1 0 2 0
    per 100,000 n/a 0 n/a 0 0 71 37 38 0 38 0 68 0
Robbery n/a 0 n/a 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 n/a 0 n/a 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Assault n/a 2 n/a 0 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 2 6
    per 100,000 n/a 66 n/a 0 34 35 37 38 38 38 68 68 210
Burglary n/a 18 n/a 4 11 6 11 12 12 4 4 11 14
    per 100,000 n/a 592 n/a 137 379 212 404 454 459 151 136 376 489
Larceny Theft n/a 14 n/a 8 10 12 25 22 36 24 35 46 34
    per 100,000 n/a 460 n/a 275 345 425 917 833 1,377 908 1,188 1,574 1,188
Vehicle Theft n/a 8 n/a 0 0 0 2 4 2 2 10 3 0
    per 100,000 n/a 263 n/a 0 0 0 73 151 77 76 339 103 0
Arson n/a 0 n/a 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 n/a 0 n/a 0 0 0 0 0 153 0 0 0 0
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
n/a 0 n/a 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
n/a 10 n/a 3 5 5 10 10 14 8 12 15 12
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
n/a 5 n/a 2 3 3 5 5 7 4 6 8 7


(updated 2013)



Number of Sex Offenders In Kansas

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


(updated 2014)



Jails in Norton City, Kansas


  • Norton County Jail


    Courthouse, Norton, KS 67654
    Confined: 3
    Avg. Population: 2


(updated 2006)



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