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Demographics Analysis

The people of Smith Center 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
(Smith Center City, Kansas)

Male:

Under 5 years : 27

5 to 9 years : 21

10 to 14 years : 38

15 to 17 years : 16

18 and 19 years : 1

20 years : 0

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 50

25 to 29 years : 23

30 to 34 years : 44

35 to 39 years : 47

40 to 44 years : 36

45 to 49 years : 39

50 to 54 years : 51

55 to 59 years : 19

60 and 61 years : 28

62 to 64 years : 53

65 and 66 years : 12

67 to 69 years : 34

70 to 74 years : 8

75 to 79 years : 45

80 to 84 years : 66

85 years and over : 76

Female:

Under 5 years : 17

5 to 9 years : 34

10 to 14 years : 12

15 to 17 years : 62

18 and 19 years : 0

20 years : 0

21 years : 5

22 to 24 years : 0

25 to 29 years : 69

30 to 34 years : 13

35 to 39 years : 37

40 to 44 years : 42

45 to 49 years : 21

50 to 54 years : 79

55 to 59 years : 59

60 and 61 years : 11

62 to 64 years : 34

65 and 66 years : 5

67 to 69 years : 30

70 to 74 years : 44

75 to 79 years : 92

80 to 84 years : 76

85 years and over : 128


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Smith Center City, Kansas)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 1,031

Multiple ancestry : 356

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 0

Ancestry not reported : 217


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 1,586

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 : 7

Not a U.S. citizen : 11


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Smith Center City, Kansas)

Total:

Under 5 years : 44

5 to 17 years : 183

18 to 24 years : 56

25 to 34 years : 149

35 to 44 years : 162

45 to 54 years : 190

55 to 59 years : 78

60 and 61 years : 39

62 to 64 years : 87

65 to 74 years : 133

75 years and over : 483

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 38

5 to 17 years : 149

18 to 24 years : 55

25 to 34 years : 108

35 to 44 years : 132

45 to 54 years : 115

55 to 59 years : 55

60 and 61 years : 39

62 to 64 years : 67

65 to 74 years : 106

75 years and over : 390

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 6

5 to 17 years : 34

18 to 24 years : 1

25 to 34 years : 39

35 to 44 years : 30

45 to 54 years : 66

55 to 59 years : 23

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 20

65 to 74 years : 27

75 years and over : 86

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 : 2

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 9

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 7


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Smith Center City, Kansas)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 572

Female : 682

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 146

Female : 186

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 16

Female : 2


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Smith Center City, Kansas)

Born in state of residence : 1,252

Born in other state in the United States : 324

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 7


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Smith Center City, Kansas)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 160

Now married, except separated : 605

Divorced : 55

Separated : 0

Widowed : 316

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 54

Now married, except separated : 174

Divorced : 29

Separated : 0

Widowed : 44

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 : 9

Divorced : 9

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 1,558

Tagalog:

Speak English "very well" : 2

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Smith Center City, Kansas

  • German: 729   (41.9%)
  • English: 264   (15.2%)
  • Irish: 163   (9.4%)
  • United States Or American: 143   (8.2%)
  • Other Groups: 89   (5.1%)
  • French (except Basque): 87   (5.0%)
  • Dutch: 47   (2.7%)
  • Scotch-irish: 38   (2.2%)
  • Czech: 32   (1.8%)
  • Danish: 29   (1.7%)
  • Swedish: 21   (1.2%)
  • Welsh: 15   (0.9%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 13   (0.7%)
  • European: 13   (0.7%)
  • Italian: 12   (0.7%)
  • Greek: 8   (0.5%)
  • Polish: 7   (0.4%)
  • Russian: 6   (0.3%)
  • French Canadian: 6   (0.3%)
  • Norwegian: 4   (0.2%)
  • Canadian: 4   (0.2%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 3   (0.2%)
  • Hungarian: 3   (0.2%)
  • Scottish: 3   (0.2%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Smith Center City, Kansas is 1,604



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Smith Center City, Kansas: 734
Female Population in Smith Center City, Kansas: 870


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Smith Center City, Kansas: 52.4
Median Female Resident Age in Smith Center City, Kansas: 59.2


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Kansas is 36


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Smith Center City, Kansas


White


Both sexes

49.3

Male

47.3

Female

51.3

Black or African American


Both sexes

17.0

Male

14.5

Female

19.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

40.5

Male

46.5

Female

38.5

Asian


Both sexes

27.5

Male

26.5

Female

28.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

32.0

Male

32.0

Female

32.5

Other


Both sexes

20.0

Male

20.0

Female

18.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

18.5

Male

11.5

Female

24.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

19.5

Male

12.0

Female

32.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

49.3

Male

47.4

Female

51.3


(updated 2010)



Races in Smith Center City, Kansas


  • White: 1,583
  • African American: 9
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 2
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 10



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 52   (8.57%)
  • 9th Grade: 48   (7.91%)
  • 10th Grade: 16   (2.64%)
  • 11th Grade: 27   (4.45%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 3   (0.49%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 203   (33.44%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 42   (6.92%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 81   (13.34%)
  • Associate Degree: 17   (2.8%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 61   (10.05%)
  • Master's Degree: 47   (7.74%)
  • Professional School Degree: 8   (1.32%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 2   (0.33%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 3   (0.36%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 46   (5.6%)
  • 9th Grade: 10   (1.22%)
  • 10th Grade: 31   (3.77%)
  • 11th Grade: 48   (5.84%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 7   (0.85%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 268   (32.6%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 109   (13.26%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 108   (13.14%)
  • Associate Degree: 61   (7.42%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 103   (12.53%)
  • Master's Degree: 23   (2.8%)
  • Professional School Degree: 5   (0.61%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Smith Center City, Kansas

  • Smith Center


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: Box 329, Smith Center, KS 66967, Phone: (785) 282-6665, Students: 446 )

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

  • Smith Center Elem


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: Box 329, Smith Center, KS 66967, Phone: (785) 282-6614, Students: 240 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Smith Center City, Kansas

  • Smith Center Jr Sr High


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: Box 329, Smith Center, KS 66967, Phone: (785) 282-6609, Students: 206 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Smith Center City, Kansas

  • Smith Center Public Library


    117 W. Court, Smith Center, KS 66967

(updated 2012)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Smith Center 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 Smith Center City, Kansas.

Area Features of Smith Center City, Kansas


Airport


(1) Overmiller Airport Historical  

Cemetery


(1) Eminence Cemetery   (2) Meade Cemetery   (3) Pleasant Hill Cemetery  

Church


(1) Pleasant Hill Church  

Civil


(1) Township Of Beaver   (2) Township Of Martin   (3) Township Of Pawnee   (4) Township Of Pleasant   (5) Township Of Washington  

Locale


(1) Anderson Historical   (2) Jacksonburg Historical   (3) Judson Historical   (4) Troublesome Historical  

Populated Place


(1) Cora   (2) Reamsville   (3) Thornburg   (4) Womer  

Stream


(1) Bachelors Run   (2) Bull Creek   (3) East Branch Troublesome Creek   (4) Iowa Creek   (5) West Branch Troublesome Creek  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Smith Center City, Kansas

66967 (pop. 2,430)


Cities Nearby Smith Center City, Kansas

Athol City, KS  (pop. 96) 7.2 Miles
Crystal Plains Township, KS  (pop. 37) 8.2 Miles
Cora Township, KS  (pop. 14) 9.3 Miles
Gaylord City, KS  (pop. 114) 9.8 Miles
Houston Township, KS  (pop. 132) 11.4 Miles
Cedar City, KS  (pop. 37) 11.8 Miles
Harlan Township, KS  (pop. 100) 11.9 Miles
Oak Township, KS  (pop. 536) 12.2 Miles
Lebanon City, KS  (pop. 394) 12.4 Miles
Webster Township, KS  (pop. 51) 12.5 Miles



Area Code(s) in Smith Center City, Kansas

785



Elevation in Smith Center City, Kansas is 1,808.0 ft. (551.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Smith Center City, Kansas

Lat: 39.778550 N        Long: -98.785141 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 31   (4.0%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 19   (2.4%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 27   (3.5%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 44   (5.7%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 53   (6.8%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 72   (9.3%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 202   (26.0%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 167   (21.5%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 43   (5.5%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 36   (4.6%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 4   (0.5%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 4   (0.5%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 27   (3.5%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 47   (6.1%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Smith Center City, Kansas)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 509

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 83

In 3-person carpool : 9

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 : 68

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 16


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Smith Center City, Kansas)

Less than 5 minutes : 177

5 to 9 minutes : 394

10 to 14 minutes : 28

15 to 19 minutes : 28

20 to 24 minutes : 13

25 to 29 minutes : 6

30 to 34 minutes : 16

35 to 39 minutes : 0

40 to 44 minutes : 0

45 to 59 minutes : 0

60 to 89 minutes : 0

90 or more minutes : 7


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 368

No Social Security income : 433


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 144

No retirement income : 657


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Smith Center City, Kansas)

Less than $10,000 : 2

$10,000 to $14,999 : 26

$15,000 to $19,999 : 48

$20,000 to $24,999 : 49

$25,000 to $29,999 : 41

$30,000 to $34,999 : 40

$35,000 to $39,999 : 13

$40,000 to $44,999 : 21

$45,000 to $49,999 : 42

$50,000 to $59,999 : 53

$60,000 to $74,999 : 57

$75,000 to $99,999 : 63

$100,000 to $124,999 : 20

$125,000 to $149,999 : 16

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Smith Center City, Kansas)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $45,458


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Smith Center City, Kansas

  • KKAN (1490 AM; 1.0 kW; Phillipsburg, KS; Owner: Walter C. Seidel)

FM Radio Stations Near Smith Center City, Kansas

  • NEW (90.1 FM; Harlan, KS; Owner: Union Valley Baptist Church Inc)
  • NEW (91.1 FM; Phillipsburg, KS; Owner: The Praise Network, Inc.)
  • KQMA (92.5 FM; Glade, KS; Owner: Walter C. Seidel)
  • KDNS (94.1 FM; Glen Elder, KS; Owner: Dierking Communications, Inc.)
  • KKAN-FM (95.3 FM; Phillipsburg, KS; Owner: Barracuda Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • KZDY (96.3 FM; Glen Elder, KS; Owner: Waconda Broadcasting Corporation)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Smith Center City, Kansas

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 136  (33.0%)
  • Service Occupations: 25  (6.1%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 89  (21.6%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 68  (16.5%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 130  (32.6%)
  • Service Occupations: 117  (29.3%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 135  (33.8%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 8  (2.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 176 Farms In Smith Center City, Kansas


(updated 2008)



Banks In Smith Center City, Kansas

Guaranty State Bank And Trust Company - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $481.7k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 6

First National Bank And Trust - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $204.8k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 10

The Peoples Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $362.7k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 61

(updated 2014)









Modes of Transportation in Smith Center City, Kansas

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

78.67%

Carpooled

8.03%

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

8.53%

Other Means

2.13%

Worked At Home

2.63%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 392

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 34

Female householder, no husband present : 65

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 286

Householder not living alone : 24


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 21

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 32

All other households : 748


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Smith Center City, Kansas)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 365

Renter-occupied housing units : 27

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 13

Renter-occupied housing units : 21

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 46

Renter-occupied housing units : 19

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 247

Renter-occupied housing units : 63


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Smith Center City, Kansas)

Less than $10,000 : 66

$10,000 to $14,999 : 60

$15,000 to $19,999 : 101

$20,000 to $24,999 : 77

$25,000 to $29,999 : 75

$30,000 to $34,999 : 83

$35,000 to $39,999 : 25

$40,000 to $44,999 : 45

$45,000 to $49,999 : 50

$50,000 to $59,999 : 53

$60,000 to $74,999 : 57

$75,000 to $99,999 : 63

$100,000 to $124,999 : 20

$125,000 to $149,999 : 16

$150,000 to $199,999 : 10

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Smith Center City, Kansas)

Total : 929


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Smith Center City, Kansas)

Occupied : 801

Vacant : 128


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Smith Center City, Kansas)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Smith Center City, Kansas)

Built 2005 or later : 0

Built 2000 to 2004 : 15

Built 1990 to 1999 : 9

Built 1980 to 1989 : 43

Built 1970 to 1979 : 182

Built 1960 to 1969 : 60

Built 1950 to 1959 : 145

Built 1940 to 1949 : 90

Built 1939 or earlier : 385


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Smith Center City, Kansas)

Utility gas : 699

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 9

Electricity : 89

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 0

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 4

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Smith Center City, Kansas)

Less than $10,000 : 34

$10,000 to $14,999 : 22

$15,000 to $19,999 : 27

$20,000 to $24,999 : 51

$25,000 to $29,999 : 49

$30,000 to $34,999 : 50

$35,000 to $39,999 : 41

$40,000 to $49,999 : 75

$50,000 to $59,999 : 68

$60,000 to $69,999 : 69

$70,000 to $79,999 : 54

$80,000 to $89,999 : 31

$90,000 to $99,999 : 35

$100,000 to $124,999 : 38

$125,000 to $149,999 : 10

$150,000 to $174,999 : 10

$175,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 to $249,999 : 0

$250,000 to $299,999 : 0

$300,000 to $399,999 : 7

$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
(Smith Center 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 : 0

Home equity loan only : 8

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 148

Housing units without a mortgage : 515


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Smith Center City, Kansas)

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $156,300

Built 1990 to 1999 : $49,000

Built 1980 to 1989 : $23,600

Built 1970 to 1979 : $67,700

Built 1960 to 1969 : $49,500

Built 1950 to 1959 : $60,700

Built 1940 to 1949 : $30,000

Built 1939 or earlier : $38,700


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Smith Center City, Kansas: 60.3%

Percentage of Family Households in Kansas: 66.0%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Smith Center City, Kansas

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 3.7%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 96.3%


(updated 2010)









Median Household Income In 2000 (Smith Center City, KS): $26,857
Median Household Income In 2000 (Kansas): $40,624


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Smith Center City): $42,800
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Kansas): $81,000


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Smith Center City): $303
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Kansas): $498


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Smith Center City, Kansas

Utility Gas: 91.0%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 1.1%
Electricity: 7.9%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.0%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Smith Center City, Kansas are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Smith Center City, Kansas

House Calls Unlimited


     Address: 709 Commercial, Downs, Kansas 67437
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 6/26/1997

Phillips County Hha


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

Brodstone Memorial Home Health


     Address: 530 East 11th Street, Superior, Nebraska 68978
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 5/18/1995

Logan Manor Home Health


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

Rooks County Home Health Agency


     Address: 426 Main, Stockton, Kansas 67669
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 1/1/1980

Hospitals Close To Smith Center City, Kansas

Smith County Memorial Hospital


     Address: 614 S Main Street, Smith Center, Kansas 66967
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Franklin County Memorial Hospital


     Address: "p O Box 315, 1406 Q St", Franklin, Nebraska 68939
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Osborne County Memorial Hospital


     Address: 424 W New Hampshire, Osborne, Kansas 67473
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Webster County Community Hospital


     Address: "p O Box 465, 6th And Franklin Sts", Red Cloud, Nebraska 68970
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Phillips County Hospital


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

Nursing Homes Close To Smith Center City, Kansas

Deseret Nursing & Rehabilitation At Smith Cent


     Address: 117 W 1st St #369, Smith Center, Kansas 66967
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 27
     Percent Occupied: 68%

Deseret Nursing & Rehabilitation At Kensington


     Address: 613 N Main, Kensington, Kansas 66951
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 37
     Percent Occupied: 97%

Golden Livingcenter - Downs


     Address: 1218 Kansas St, Downs, Kansas 67437
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 34
     Percent Occupied: 67%

Golden Livingcenter - Franklin


     Address: 1006 M Street, Franklin, Nebraska 68939
     Ownership: For Profit - Individual
     Number of Residents: 34
     Percent Occupied: 81%

Parkview Care Center


     Address: 811 N 1st St, Osborne, Kansas 67473
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 49
     Percent Occupied: 73%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Smith Center City, Kansas

Name: NPPD
Address: PO Box 98; Brownville, NE 68321
Distance: 168 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Smith Center City, Kansas

    Retired Workers: 500
    Disabled Workers: 45
    Widowers Workers: 85
    Spouses Workers: 50
    Children Workers: 35


(updated 2007)



Smith County, Kansas Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 22.78%
  • Bush & Cheney 76.08%
  • Other 1.14%



(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 Smith Center City, Kansas citizens.

Relocation to Smith County, KS

3.52 % of Smith County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $38,603

Kansas Average 7.39 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

Relocation away from Smith County, KS

6.36 % of Smith 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 $28,667

Kansas Average 7.67 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Kansas

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


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Kansas

5.30%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Smith Center 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 Smith Center City, Kansas directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Smith Center City, Kansas

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Rape n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Robbery n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Assault n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Burglary n/a 2 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a 103 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Larceny Theft n/a 18 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a 923 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Vehicle Theft n/a 5 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a 256 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Arson n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
n/a 6 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
n/a 3 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a


(updated 2013)



Number of Sex Offenders In Kansas

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


(updated 2014)



Jails in Smith Center City, Kansas


  • Smith County Jail


    217 S. Jefferson, Smith Center, KS 66967
    Capacity: 12
    Confined: 20
    Avg. Population: 3
    Year Built: 1972
    Year Renovated: 1996


(updated 2006)



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