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Demographics Analysis

The people of Spearville 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
(Spearville Township, Kansas)

Male:

Under 5 years : 30

5 to 9 years : 49

10 to 14 years : 24

15 to 17 years : 23

18 and 19 years : 10

20 years : 18

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 55

25 to 29 years : 47

30 to 34 years : 36

35 to 39 years : 29

40 to 44 years : 39

45 to 49 years : 65

50 to 54 years : 73

55 to 59 years : 45

60 and 61 years : 11

62 to 64 years : 16

65 and 66 years : 9

67 to 69 years : 21

70 to 74 years : 15

75 to 79 years : 9

80 to 84 years : 8

85 years and over : 20

Female:

Under 5 years : 72

5 to 9 years : 5

10 to 14 years : 30

15 to 17 years : 37

18 and 19 years : 24

20 years : 4

21 years : 3

22 to 24 years : 12

25 to 29 years : 74

30 to 34 years : 18

35 to 39 years : 42

40 to 44 years : 33

45 to 49 years : 34

50 to 54 years : 75

55 to 59 years : 44

60 and 61 years : 17

62 to 64 years : 21

65 and 66 years : 0

67 to 69 years : 16

70 to 74 years : 18

75 to 79 years : 25

80 to 84 years : 15

85 years and over : 12


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Spearville Township, Kansas)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 812

Multiple ancestry : 379

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 13

Ancestry not reported : 79


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 1,269

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 4

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

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 0

Not a U.S. citizen : 10


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Spearville Township, Kansas)

Total:

Under 5 years : 102

5 to 17 years : 168

18 to 24 years : 126

25 to 34 years : 175

35 to 44 years : 143

45 to 54 years : 247

55 to 59 years : 89

60 and 61 years : 28

62 to 64 years : 37

65 to 74 years : 79

75 years and over : 89

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 70

5 to 17 years : 159

18 to 24 years : 84

25 to 34 years : 112

35 to 44 years : 122

45 to 54 years : 209

55 to 59 years : 77

60 and 61 years : 20

62 to 64 years : 33

65 to 74 years : 72

75 years and over : 72

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 32

5 to 17 years : 9

18 to 24 years : 38

25 to 34 years : 63

35 to 44 years : 21

45 to 54 years : 38

55 to 59 years : 12

60 and 61 years : 8

62 to 64 years : 4

65 to 74 years : 7

75 years and over : 7

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 4

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 : 10


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Spearville Township, Kansas)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 570

Female : 460

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 78

Female : 161

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 4

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 0

Female : 10


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Spearville Township, Kansas)

Born in state of residence : 1,009

Born in other state in the United States : 175

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 10


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 210

Now married, except separated : 536

Divorced : 55

Separated : 0

Widowed : 57

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 17

Now married, except separated : 168

Divorced : 4

Separated : 4

Widowed : 8

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 4

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 5

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 5


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 1,142

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 18

Speak English less than "very well" : 4

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 8

Speak English less than "very well" : 5

Other Pacific Island languages:

Speak English "very well" : 4

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Spearville Township, Kansas

  • German: 627   (51.7%)
  • United States Or American: 128   (10.6%)
  • Irish: 102   (8.4%)
  • English: 91   (7.5%)
  • Other Groups: 79   (6.5%)
  • French (except Basque): 46   (3.8%)
  • Dutch: 32   (2.6%)
  • Scottish: 15   (1.2%)
  • Russian: 13   (1.1%)
  • Swedish: 11   (0.9%)
  • European: 10   (0.8%)
  • Swiss: 7   (0.6%)
  • Welsh: 6   (0.5%)
  • Polish: 6   (0.5%)
  • Danish: 5   (0.4%)
  • Norwegian: 4   (0.3%)
  • Italian: 4   (0.3%)
  • Scotch-irish: 4   (0.3%)
  • Czech: 4   (0.3%)
  • Scandinavian: 4   (0.3%)
  • Alsatian: 2   (0.2%)
  • German Russian: 2   (0.2%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 2   (0.2%)
  • Portuguese: 2   (0.2%)
  • British: 2   (0.2%)
  • Arab: 2   (0.2%)
  • Austrian: 1   (0.1%)
  • West Indian (excluding Hispanic Groups): 1   (0.1%)
  • Australian: 1   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Spearville Township, Kansas is 1,283



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Spearville Township, Kansas: 652
Female Population in Spearville Township, Kansas: 631


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Spearville Township, Kansas: 42.0
Median Female Resident Age in Spearville Township, Kansas: 38.9


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Kansas is 36


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Spearville Township, Kansas


White


Both sexes

43.3

Male

41.6

Female

44.4

Black or African American


Both sexes

12.5

Male

12.5

Female

0.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

26.5

Male

26.5

Female

28.5

Asian


Both sexes

54.5

Male

54.5

Female

0.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

24.3

Male

18.5

Female

40.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

14.0

Male

8.0

Female

38.0

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

20.3

Male

17.7

Female

27.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

44.3

Male

43.5

Female

45.3


(updated 2010)



Races in Spearville Township, Kansas


  • White: 1,194
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 36
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 4
  • Some Other Race: 7
  • Two or More Races: 42



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 2   (0.53%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 30   (7.89%)
  • 9th Grade: 5   (1.32%)
  • 10th Grade: 2   (0.53%)
  • 11th Grade: 6   (1.58%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 2   (0.53%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 135   (35.53%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 29   (7.63%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 72   (18.95%)
  • Associate Degree: 18   (4.74%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 59   (15.53%)
  • Master's Degree: 18   (4.74%)
  • Professional School Degree: 2   (0.53%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 3   (0.81%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 16   (4.34%)
  • 9th Grade: 3   (0.81%)
  • 10th Grade: 9   (2.44%)
  • 11th Grade: 10   (2.71%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 12   (3.25%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 95   (25.75%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 42   (11.38%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 81   (21.95%)
  • Associate Degree: 43   (11.65%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 44   (11.92%)
  • Master's Degree: 8   (2.17%)
  • Professional School Degree: 2   (0.54%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 1   (0.27%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Spearville Township, Kansas

  • Spearville


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: P.o. Box 338, Spearville, KS 67876, Phone: (620) 385-2676, Students: 355 )

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

  • Spearville Jr/sr High


    ( Grades: 6-12, Location: P O Box 158, Spearville, KS 67876, Phone: (620) 385-2631, Students: 199 )

  • Spearville Elem


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: P.o. Box 337, Spearville, KS 67876, Phone: (620) 385-2556, Students: 156 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Spearville Township, Kansas

  • Spearville Township Library


    414 N. Main Street, Spearville, KS 67876

(updated 2012)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Spearville Township, Kansas


Airport


(1) Knoeber Landing Strip Historical   (2) Shehan Airpark Historical  

Building


(1) Ford County Fire And Emergency Medical Services Station 5   (2) Spearville City Hall   (3) Spearville Police Department   (4) Spearville Township Library   (5) Spearville Volunteer Fire Department  

Cemetery


(1) Holy Cross Cemetery   (2) Saint Johns Cemetery   (3) Silent Land Cemetery  

Church


(1) Federated Church   (2) Saint John S Catholic Church   (3) Windthorst Catholic Church   (4) Zion Lutheran Church  

Civil


(1) City Of Spearville   (2) Township Of Spearville   (3) Township Of Wheatland  

Locale


(1) Offerle Co - Operative Grain And Supply Co Grain Elevator Number 2   (2) Right Co - Operative Association Grain Elevator Number 7   (3) Rushville Historical   (4) Spearville Wastewater Plant   (5) Spearville Wind Farm  

Populated Place


(1) Bellefont   (2) Spearville   (3) Windhorst  

Post Office


(1) Spearville Post Office  

School


(1) Spearville Elementary School   (2) Spearville Junior Senior High School  

Stream


(1) Cow Creek  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Spearville Township, Kansas

67876 (pop. 1,229)


Cities Nearby Spearville Township, Kansas

Spearville City, KS  (pop. 843) 3.4 Miles
Grandview Township, KS  (pop. 812) 9.9 Miles
Ford City, KS  (pop. 373) 11.3 Miles
Offerle City, KS  (pop. 196) 12.2 Miles
Trenton Township, KS  (pop. 258) 12.7 Miles
Ford Township, KS  (pop. 519) 12.7 Miles
Enterprise Township, KS  (pop. 1,202) 13.8 Miles
Sterling Township, KS  (pop. 124) 14.2 Miles
Dodge Township, KS  (pop. 632) 14.4 Miles
Sawlog Township, KS  (pop. 123) 14.7 Miles



Area Code(s) in Spearville Township, Kansas

620



Elevation in Spearville Township, Kansas is 2,441.0 ft. (744.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Spearville Township, Kansas

Lat: 37.799417 N        Long: -99.750999 W



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Economic Analysis

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

Energy Costs In Kansas

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

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Spearville Township, Kansas

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 12   (2.1%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 4   (0.7%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 18   (3.2%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 28   (5.0%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 61   (10.9%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 124   (22.2%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 160   (28.6%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 43   (7.7%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 26   (4.7%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 23   (4.1%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 10   (1.8%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 3   (0.5%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 29   (5.2%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 18   (3.2%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Spearville Township, Kansas)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 573

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 46

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 : 63

Other means : 3

Worked at home : 44


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Spearville Township, Kansas)

Less than 5 minutes : 137

5 to 9 minutes : 83

10 to 14 minutes : 15

15 to 19 minutes : 126

20 to 24 minutes : 174

25 to 29 minutes : 56

30 to 34 minutes : 54

35 to 39 minutes : 7

40 to 44 minutes : 12

45 to 59 minutes : 12

60 to 89 minutes : 9

90 or more minutes : 0


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 122

No Social Security income : 395


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 70

No retirement income : 447


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Spearville Township, Kansas)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 9

$15,000 to $19,999 : 3

$20,000 to $24,999 : 23

$25,000 to $29,999 : 11

$30,000 to $34,999 : 16

$35,000 to $39,999 : 18

$40,000 to $44,999 : 11

$45,000 to $49,999 : 54

$50,000 to $59,999 : 36

$60,000 to $74,999 : 85

$75,000 to $99,999 : 84

$100,000 to $124,999 : 23

$125,000 to $149,999 : 9

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 13


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $61,793


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Spearville Township, Kansas

  • KGNO (1370 AM; 5.0 kW; Dodge City, KS; Owner: Rocking M Radio, Inc.)
  • KDCC (1550 AM; 1.0 kW; Wright, KS; Owner: Dodge City Community College)

FM Radio Stations Near Spearville Township, Kansas

  • KKCV (102.5 FM; Kinsley, KS; Owner: Community Broadcasting, Inc..)
  • 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)
  • KAHE (95.5 FM; Ensign, KS; Owner: Rocking M Radio, Inc.)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Spearville Township, Kansas

  • KBSD-TV (Channel 6; Ensign, KS; Owner: Sunflower Broadcasting, Inc.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Spearville Township, Kansas

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 113  (34.6%)
  • Service Occupations: 20  (6.1%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 49  (15.0%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 15  (4.6%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 52  (15.9%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 115  (39.7%)
  • Service Occupations: 46  (15.9%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 114  (39.3%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 133 Farms In Spearville Township, Kansas


(updated 2008)



Banks In Spearville Township, Kansas

The First National Bank Of Spearville - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $29.6k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 1

Ford County State Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $38.3k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 1

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Spearville Township, Kansas

  • Dodge City Regional


    (about 12.0 miles in Dodge City, Kansas; Airport Code: DDC)

  • Cimarron Municipal


    (about 32.8 miles in Cimarron, Kansas; Airport Code: UXS)

  • Garden City Regional


    (about 53.8 miles in Garden City, Kansas; Airport Code: GCK)

  • Garden City Municipal


    (about 54.1 miles in Garden City, Kansas; Airport Code: GCK)

  • Pratt Regional


    (about 55.1 miles in Cullison, Kansas; Airport Code: PTT)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Spearville Township, Kansas

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

74.71%

Carpooled

12.81%

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

0.49%

Walked

3.78%

Other Means

0.0%

Worked At Home

8.21%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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





(updated 2010)



Household Type
(Spearville Township, Kansas)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 312

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 52

Female householder, no husband present : 31

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 119

Householder not living alone : 3


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 3

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 3

All other households : 511


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Spearville Township, Kansas)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 296

Renter-occupied housing units : 16

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 11

Renter-occupied housing units : 41

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 27

Renter-occupied housing units : 4

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 97

Renter-occupied housing units : 25


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Spearville Township, Kansas)

Less than $10,000 : 8

$10,000 to $14,999 : 20

$15,000 to $19,999 : 7

$20,000 to $24,999 : 26

$25,000 to $29,999 : 34

$30,000 to $34,999 : 25

$35,000 to $39,999 : 30

$40,000 to $44,999 : 22

$45,000 to $49,999 : 59

$50,000 to $59,999 : 47

$60,000 to $74,999 : 107

$75,000 to $99,999 : 87

$100,000 to $124,999 : 23

$125,000 to $149,999 : 9

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 13


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Spearville Township, Kansas)

Total : 536


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Spearville Township, Kansas)

Occupied : 517

Vacant : 19


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Spearville Township, Kansas)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Spearville Township, Kansas)

Built 2005 or later : 10

Built 2000 to 2004 : 21

Built 1990 to 1999 : 53

Built 1980 to 1989 : 35

Built 1970 to 1979 : 134

Built 1960 to 1969 : 58

Built 1950 to 1959 : 25

Built 1940 to 1949 : 38

Built 1939 or earlier : 162


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Spearville Township, Kansas)

Utility gas : 343

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 112

Electricity : 41

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 3

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 7

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 6

No fuel used : 5


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Spearville Township, Kansas)

Less than $10,000 : 3

$10,000 to $14,999 : 8

$15,000 to $19,999 : 14

$20,000 to $24,999 : 2

$25,000 to $29,999 : 30

$30,000 to $34,999 : 8

$35,000 to $39,999 : 8

$40,000 to $49,999 : 20

$50,000 to $59,999 : 56

$60,000 to $69,999 : 41

$70,000 to $79,999 : 62

$80,000 to $89,999 : 11

$90,000 to $99,999 : 36

$100,000 to $124,999 : 50

$125,000 to $149,999 : 29

$150,000 to $174,999 : 20

$175,000 to $199,999 : 10

$200,000 to $249,999 : 23

$250,000 to $299,999 : 0

$300,000 to $399,999 : 0

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Spearville Township, Kansas)

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

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

Second mortgage only : 8

Home equity loan only : 9

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 207

Housing units without a mortgage : 207


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $59,500

Built 1990 to 1999 : $134,400

Built 1980 to 1989 : $93,800

Built 1970 to 1979 : $67,500

Built 1960 to 1969 : $98,900

Built 1950 to 1959 : $76,300

Built 1940 to 1949 : $29,000

Built 1939 or earlier : $70,000


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Spearville Township, Kansas: 74.3%

Percentage of Family Households in Kansas: 66.0%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Spearville 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 3 3 $309,371
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 3 $309,371
2000        
  Single Family 5 5 $691,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

5 5 $691,000
2001        
  Single Family 3 3 $354,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 3 $354,000
2002        
  Single Family 7 7 $633,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

7 7 $633,000
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 2 2 $222,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $222,000
2005        
  Single Family 1 1 $218,000
  Two Family 2 4 $300,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 5 $518,000
2006        
  Single Family 1 1 $142,800
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $142,800


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Spearville Township, KS): $41,429
Median Household Income In 2000 (Kansas): $40,624


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Spearville Township): $66,400
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Kansas): $81,000


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Spearville Township): $465
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Kansas): $498


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Spearville Township, Kansas

Utility Gas: 62.6%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 26.8%
Electricity: 7.8%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.7%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 1.4%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.7%
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 Spearville Township, Kansas are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.

Local Government Employment and Payroll In Spearville Township, Kansas

Function Full Time
Employees
Full Time
Payroll
(Monthly)
Part Time
Employees
Part Time
Payroll
(Monthly)
Part Time
Hours
Avg Yearly
Wage (F/T)
Avg Hourly
Wage (P/T)
Totals for Government 1 $2,490 0 $0 0 $29,880 --
Streets and Highways 1 $2,490 0 $0 0 $29,880 --

(updated 2002)



Health Care Centers Close To Spearville Township, Kansas

Hospice Of The Prairie


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

Ness Co Hospital Home Care Services


     Address: 312 E Custer, Ness City, Kansas 67560
     Ownership: Government - Local
     Certified Date: 12/5/1994

Meade District Hospital Hha


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

Comanche County Home Health Agency


     Address: 2nd & Frisco St Hc 65, Coldwater, Kansas 67029
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 8/7/1996

Sunshine Nursing Agency


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

Hospitals Close To Spearville Township, Kansas

Hodgeman County Health Center


     Address: 809 Bramley Po Box 310, Jetmore, Kansas 67854
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Western Plains Medical Complex


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

Ness County Hospital District #2


     Address: 312 Custer Street, Ness City, Kansas 67560
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Meade District Hospital


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

Ashland Health Center


     Address: 709 Oak Street, Ashland, Kansas 67831
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Nursing Homes Close To Spearville 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%

Medicalodges Kinsley


     Address: 620 Winchester Ave, Kinsley, Kansas 67547
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 43
     Percent Occupied: 86%

Hill Top House


     Address: 505 W Elm Po Box 248, Bucklin, Kansas 67834
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District
     Number of Residents: 24
     Percent Occupied: 57%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Spearville Township, Kansas

Name: Wolf Creek
Address: PO Box 411; Burlington, KS 66839-0411
Distance: 220 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Spearville Township, Kansas

    Retired Workers: 165
    Disabled Workers: 10
    Widowers Workers: 30
    Spouses Workers: 15
    Children Workers: 20


(updated 2007)



Ford County, Kansas Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 25.35%
  • Bush & Cheney 73.56%
  • Other 1.09%



(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 Spearville Township, Kansas citizens.

Relocation to Ford County, KS

5.71 % of Ford County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $29,993

Kansas Average 7.39 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Finney County , KS 0.56 % ($28,509 AGI )
  • Gray County , KS 0.34 % ($29,914 AGI )
  • Sedgwick County , KS 0.22 % ($38,455 AGI )

Relocation away from Ford County, KS

8.71 % of Ford 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 $30,047

Kansas Average 7.67 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Sedgwick County , KS 0.76 % ($29,088 AGI )
  • Finney County , KS 0.33 % ($30,029 AGI )
  • Gray County , KS 0.32 % ($30,676 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 Spearville Township, Kansas is based on over 50 years of data.

























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Crime Analysis

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

Crime in Spearville Township, Kansas

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a
Rape n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a
Robbery n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a
Assault n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a
Burglary n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 5 n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 643 n/a n/a
Larceny Theft n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 12 n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 1,542 n/a n/a
Vehicle Theft n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 1 n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 129 n/a n/a
Arson n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 5 n/a n/a
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 2 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)



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