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Demographics Analysis

The people of Towanda 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
(Towanda City, Kansas)

Male:

Under 5 years : 44

5 to 9 years : 74

10 to 14 years : 92

15 to 17 years : 77

18 and 19 years : 16

20 years : 26

21 years : 12

22 to 24 years : 20

25 to 29 years : 22

30 to 34 years : 40

35 to 39 years : 96

40 to 44 years : 50

45 to 49 years : 42

50 to 54 years : 65

55 to 59 years : 12

60 and 61 years : 14

62 to 64 years : 26

65 and 66 years : 12

67 to 69 years : 4

70 to 74 years : 13

75 to 79 years : 16

80 to 84 years : 8

85 years and over : 4

Female:

Under 5 years : 19

5 to 9 years : 56

10 to 14 years : 89

15 to 17 years : 46

18 and 19 years : 21

20 years : 2

21 years : 2

22 to 24 years : 19

25 to 29 years : 28

30 to 34 years : 48

35 to 39 years : 105

40 to 44 years : 33

45 to 49 years : 55

50 to 54 years : 60

55 to 59 years : 36

60 and 61 years : 2

62 to 64 years : 23

65 and 66 years : 3

67 to 69 years : 12

70 to 74 years : 35

75 to 79 years : 15

80 to 84 years : 10

85 years and over : 16


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Towanda City, Kansas)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 813

Multiple ancestry : 532

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 0

Ancestry not reported : 175


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 1,506

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 7

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 7

Not a U.S. citizen : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Towanda City, Kansas)

Total:

Under 5 years : 63

5 to 17 years : 434

18 to 24 years : 118

25 to 34 years : 138

35 to 44 years : 284

45 to 54 years : 222

55 to 59 years : 48

60 and 61 years : 16

62 to 64 years : 49

65 to 74 years : 79

75 years and over : 69

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 63

5 to 17 years : 390

18 to 24 years : 93

25 to 34 years : 112

35 to 44 years : 173

45 to 54 years : 176

55 to 59 years : 27

60 and 61 years : 16

62 to 64 years : 34

65 to 74 years : 43

75 years and over : 46

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 44

18 to 24 years : 25

25 to 34 years : 22

35 to 44 years : 104

45 to 54 years : 43

55 to 59 years : 21

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 15

65 to 74 years : 36

75 years and over : 23

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 4

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 3

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 : 7

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
(Towanda City, Kansas)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 607

Female : 566

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 164

Female : 169

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 7

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 7

Female : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Towanda City, Kansas)

Born in state of residence : 1,083

Born in other state in the United States : 328

Native: born outside the United States : 7

Foreign born : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 204

Now married, except separated : 519

Divorced : 45

Separated : 12

Widowed : 34

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 57

Now married, except separated : 196

Divorced : 43

Separated : 3

Widowed : 19

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 7

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 7

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 1,427

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 17

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 13

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Towanda City, Kansas

  • German: 287   (26.2%)
  • Irish: 165   (15.1%)
  • Other Groups: 135   (12.3%)
  • English: 125   (11.4%)
  • United States Or American: 109   (9.9%)
  • French (except Basque): 70   (6.4%)
  • Scottish: 41   (3.7%)
  • Dutch: 29   (2.6%)
  • Scotch-irish: 20   (1.8%)
  • Polish: 19   (1.7%)
  • Italian: 15   (1.4%)
  • Swiss: 14   (1.3%)
  • Welsh: 12   (1.1%)
  • Scandinavian: 9   (0.8%)
  • Norwegian: 8   (0.7%)
  • British: 6   (0.5%)
  • French Canadian: 6   (0.5%)
  • Swedish: 6   (0.5%)
  • Croatian: 4   (0.4%)
  • Slovak: 4   (0.4%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 3   (0.3%)
  • Assyrian/chaldean/syriac: 2   (0.2%)
  • West Indian (excluding Hispanic Groups): 2   (0.2%)
  • Czech: 2   (0.2%)
  • Finnish: 2   (0.2%)
  • Greek: 1   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Towanda City, Kansas is 1,520



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Towanda City, Kansas: 785
Female Population in Towanda City, Kansas: 735


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Towanda City, Kansas: 31.9
Median Female Resident Age in Towanda City, Kansas: 36.5


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Kansas is 36


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Towanda City, Kansas


White


Both sexes

34.6

Male

33.8

Female

35.9

Black or African American


Both sexes

32.5

Male

32.5

Female

0.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

34.0

Male

39.5

Female

18.5

Asian


Both sexes

36.5

Male

68.0

Female

22.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

66.5

Male

71.5

Female

59.5

Other


Both sexes

56.5

Male

55.5

Female

56.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

13.0

Male

12.5

Female

14.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

25.5

Male

35.5

Female

22.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

35.0

Male

34.0

Female

36.3


(updated 2010)



Races in Towanda City, Kansas


  • White: 1,418
  • African American: 24
  • American Indian: 20
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 4
  • 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 Towanda City, Kansas citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 4   (1.04%)
  • 9th Grade: 10   (2.61%)
  • 10th Grade: 12   (3.13%)
  • 11th Grade: 5   (1.31%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 10   (2.61%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 157   (40.99%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 50   (13.05%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 55   (14.36%)
  • Associate Degree: 30   (7.83%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 37   (9.66%)
  • Master's Degree: 13   (3.39%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 9   (2.07%)
  • 9th Grade: 11   (2.53%)
  • 10th Grade: 9   (2.07%)
  • 11th Grade: 9   (2.07%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 15   (3.46%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 155   (35.71%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 53   (12.21%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 87   (20.05%)
  • Associate Degree: 29   (6.68%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 40   (9.22%)
  • Master's Degree: 15   (3.46%)
  • Professional School Degree: 2   (0.46%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Towanda City, Kansas

  • Circle


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: P.o. Box 9, Towanda, KS 67144, Phone: (316) 541-2577, Students: 1,526 )

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

  • Towanda Elem


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: Po Box 179, Towanda, KS 67144, Phone: (316) 536-2281, Students: 343 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Towanda City, Kansas

  • Circle High


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: Po Box 9, Towanda, KS 67144, Phone: (316) 541-2277, Students: 494 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Towanda City, Kansas

  • Towanda Public Library


    620 Highland, Towanda, KS 67144

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Towanda City, Kansas


  • Towanda Area Historical Museum A Kansas Corporation


    401 Main Street, Towanda, KS 67144

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Towanda City, Kansas


Airport


(1) Greer Miller Landing Strip Historical  

Building


(1) Butler Community College Main Campus Building 1100   (2) Butler Community College Main Campus Building 1300   (3) Butler Community College Main Campus Building 1800   (4) Butler Community College Main Campus Library   (5) Butler County Emergency Medical Services   (6) Circle Unified School District 375 Police Department   (7) Kbtl - Fm El Dorado   (8) Natural Resources Conservation Service El Dorado Service Center   (9) The Museum In Towanda   (10) Towanda City Hall   (11) Towanda Fire And Rescue   (12) Towanda Police Department   (13) Towanda Public Library  

Cemetery


(1) Baker Cemetery   (2) Sunset Lawns Cemetery   (3) Towanda Cemetery   (4) Walnut Valley Memorial Park  

Church


(1) Calvary Tabernacle First United Pentecostal Church   (2) Church Of Christ   (3) Church Of God In Prophecy   (4) Fairview Baptist Church   (5) Family Worship Center Assembly Of God Church   (6) First Baptist Church   (7) First Southern Baptist Church   (8) Grace Lutheran Church   (9) House Of Prayer   (10) Jehovah S Witness Kingdom Church   (11) Life Church Of The Plains   (12) Living Water Chapel   (13) Park Avenue Baptist Church   (14) Pentecostal Lighthouse Church   (15) Seventh Day Adventist Church Of El Dorado   (16) Summit Wesleyan Church   (17) Temple Baptist Church   (18) Towanda United Methodist Church   (19) Trinity United Methodist Church  

Civil


(1) Butler County   (2) City Of El Dorado   (3) City Of Towanda   (4) Township Of El Dorado   (5) Township Of Fairview   (6) Township Of Towanda  

Crossing


(1) El Dorado Interchange  

Hospital


(1) Susan B Allen Memorial Hospital  

Locale


(1) American Legion Golf Course   (2) Butler County Fairgrounds   (3) Butler County Sanitary Landfill   (4) Claude Historical   (5) El Dorado Business Park   (6) El Dorado Plaza   (7) El Dorado Wastewater Treatment Facility   (8) Oil Hill Industrial Park   (9) Towanda Wastewater Treatment Facility  

Oilfield


(1) El Dorado Oil Field   (2) Pierce Oil Field  

Park


(1) Graham Park   (2) Knutson Park   (3) Southwest Park   (4) Summit Park  

Populated Place


(1) El Dorado   (2) El Dorado Mobile Estates   (3) Hanks Mobile Home Park   (4) Highpoint Mobile Home Park   (5) Hopkins   (6) Midian   (7) Mitchell Mobile Home Manor   (8) Pine Ridge Manufactured Housing Community   (9) Towanda   (10) Vanora   (11) Waco Trailer Court  

Post Office


(1) Towanda Post Office  

School


(1) Butler Community College Main Campus Building 100   (2) Butler Community College Main Campus Building 1000   (3) Butler Community College Main Campus Building 1500   (4) Butler Community College Main Campus Building 1600   (5) Butler Community College Main Campus Building 1900   (6) Butler Community College Main Campus Building 200   (7) Butler Community College Main Campus Building 300   (8) Butler Community College Main Campus Building 400   (9) Butler Community College Main Campus Building 500   (10) Butler Community College Main Campus Building 700   (11) Butler Community College Main Campus Building 800   (12) Butler Community College Main Campus Building 900   (13) Butler County Community College   (14) Circle High School   (15) Circle Oil Hill Elementary School   (16) Circle Towanda Elementary School   (17) Jefferson Elementary School   (18) Silverton School Historical   (19) Skelly Elementary School   (20) Washington Elementary School  

Stream


(1) Constant Creek   (2) Rock Creek   (3) Spring Branch   (4) Sutton Creek   (5) West Branch Whitewater River  

Summit


(1) Oil Hill  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Towanda City, Kansas

67144 (pop. 2,947)


Cities Nearby Towanda City, Kansas

Towanda Township, KS  (pop. 2,746) 0.3 Miles
Benton City, KS  (pop. 1,402) 6.0 Miles
El Dorado Township, KS  (pop. 833) 7.0 Miles
Augusta Township, KS  (pop. 1,605) 7.2 Miles
Augusta City, KS  (pop. 8,632) 7.2 Miles
Murdock Township, KS  (pop. 361) 7.4 Miles
El Dorado City, KS  (pop. 12,588) 7.9 Miles
Bruno Township, KS  (pop. 12,456) 9.4 Miles
Spring Township, KS  (pop. 1,429) 9.6 Miles
Potwin City, KS  (pop. 498) 9.9 Miles



Area Code(s) in Towanda City, Kansas

316



Elevation in Towanda City, Kansas is 1,322.0 ft. (403.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Towanda City, Kansas

Lat: 37.795921 N        Long: -96.999380 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 28   (4.4%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 36   (5.6%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 45   (7.0%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 70   (10.9%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 60   (9.4%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 89   (13.9%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 110   (17.2%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 27   (4.2%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 21   (3.3%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 22   (3.4%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 9   (1.4%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 68   (10.6%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 56   (8.7%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Towanda City, Kansas)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 647

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 65

In 3-person carpool : 22

In 4-person carpool : 8

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 4

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 : 6

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 6

Other means : 6

Worked at home : 13


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Towanda City, Kansas)

Less than 5 minutes : 38

5 to 9 minutes : 50

10 to 14 minutes : 86

15 to 19 minutes : 141

20 to 24 minutes : 110

25 to 29 minutes : 75

30 to 34 minutes : 153

35 to 39 minutes : 60

40 to 44 minutes : 17

45 to 59 minutes : 28

60 to 89 minutes : 3

90 or more minutes : 3


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 125

No Social Security income : 400


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 114

No retirement income : 411


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Towanda City, Kansas)

Less than $10,000 : 2

$10,000 to $14,999 : 12

$15,000 to $19,999 : 7

$20,000 to $24,999 : 27

$25,000 to $29,999 : 16

$30,000 to $34,999 : 30

$35,000 to $39,999 : 47

$40,000 to $44,999 : 8

$45,000 to $49,999 : 9

$50,000 to $59,999 : 39

$60,000 to $74,999 : 51

$75,000 to $99,999 : 118

$100,000 to $124,999 : 21

$125,000 to $149,999 : 20

$150,000 to $199,999 : 14

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $63,542


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Towanda City, Kansas

  • NEW (1030 AM; 1.0 kW; Wichita, KS; Owner: -)
  • KFTI (1070 AM; 10.0 kW; Park City, KS; Owner: Journal Broadcast Corporation)
  • KFH (1240 AM; 0.63 kW; Wichita, KS; Owner: Entercom Wichita License, Llc)
  • KNSS (1330 AM; 5.0 kW; Eastborough, KS; Owner: Entercom Wichita License, Llc)
  • KAHS (1360 AM; 1.0 kW; El Dorado, KS; Owner: Kansas City Catholic Network, Inc.)
  • KGSO (1410 AM; 5.0 kW; Wichita, KS; Owner: Steckline Communications, Inc.)
  • KQAM (1480 AM; 5.0 kW; Bel Aire, KS; Owner: Radio Disney Group, Llc)
  • KSGL (900 AM; 0.25 kW; Wichita, KS; Owner: Agape Communications, Inc.)
  • KJRG (950 AM; 0.5 kW; Newton, KS; Owner: Community Broadcasting, Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near Towanda City, Kansas

  • KVWF (100.5 FM; Wichita, KS; Owner: Connoisseur Media, Llc)
  • KFXJ (104.5 FM; Kechi, KS; Owner: Journal Broadcast Corporation)
  • KWLS (107.9 FM; Atlanta, KS; Owner: Mid-america Ag Network, Inc.)
  • KBCU (88.1 FM; Newton, KS; Owner: Bethel College)
  • KBTL (88.1 FM; Towanda, KS; Owner: Butler County Community College)
  • KYFW (88.3 FM; Wichita, KS; Owner: Bible Broadcasting Network, Inc.)
  • NEW (88.7 FM; Matfield Green, KS; Owner: Catholic Hour, Inc.)
  • NEW (88.7 FM; Cassoday, KS; Owner: Templo Apostoles Y Profetas Bethel)
  • KMUW (89.1 FM; Park City, KS; Owner: Wichita State University)
  • KYWA (90.7 FM; Rose Hill, KS; Owner: Way-fm Media Group, Inc.)
  • KCFN (91.1 FM; Newton, KS; Owner: American Family Association)
  • KFTI-FM (92.3 FM; Newton, KS; Owner: Journal Broadcast Corporation)
  • KOTE (93.5 FM; Eureka, KS; Owner: Niemeyer Communications Llc.)
  • KDGS (93.9 FM; Wichita, KS; Owner: Entercom Wichita License, Llc)
  • KZCH (96.3 FM; Wichita, KS; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • KTLI (99.1 FM; Potwin, KS; Owner: El Dorado Licenses, Inc.)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Towanda City, Kansas

  • 960423KE (Channel 15; Wichita, KS; Owner: President's College, Inc.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Towanda City, Kansas

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 84  (23.5%)
  • Service Occupations: 52  (14.5%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 41  (11.5%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 89  (24.9%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 83  (27.1%)
  • Service Occupations: 68  (22.2%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 114  (37.3%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 7  (2.3%)


(updated 2010)





There are 57 Farms In Towanda City, Kansas


(updated 2008)



Banks In Towanda City, Kansas

Towanda State Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $9.9k
    Industry Specialization: Mortgage Lending
    Total Offices: 1

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Towanda City, Kansas

  • Colonel James Jabara


    (about 12.6 miles in Bel Aire, Kansas; Airport Code: VWS)

  • Beech Factory


    (about 13.7 miles in Eastborough, Kansas; Airport Code: BEC)

  • Cessna Aircraft Field


    (about 17.1 miles in Wichita, Kansas; Airport Code: CEA)

  • McConnell AFB


    (about 18.9 miles in Mcconnell Afb, Kansas; Airport Code: IAB)

  • Newton City County


    (about 23.4 miles in Newton, Kansas; Airport Code: EWK)

  • Wichita Mid-Continent


    (about 25.8 miles in Wichita, Kansas; Airport Code: ICT)

  • Wellington Municipal


    (about 39.0 miles in Wellington, Kansas; Airport Code: EGT)

  • Strother Field


    (about 43.5 miles in Arkansas City, Kansas; Airport Code: WLD)

  • Hutchinson Municipal


    (about 50.6 miles in Hutchinson, Kansas; Airport Code: HUT)

  • McPherson Airport


    (about 53.9 miles in Conway, Kansas; Airport Code: MPR)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Towanda City, Kansas

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

80.52%

Carpooled

13.09%

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

3.35%

Other Means

0.61%

Worked At Home

2.44%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 359

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 17

Female householder, no husband present : 45

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 81

Householder not living alone : 23


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 11

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 9

All other households : 505


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Towanda City, Kansas)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 334

Renter-occupied housing units : 25

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 17

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 35

Renter-occupied housing units : 10

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 61

Renter-occupied housing units : 43


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Towanda City, Kansas)

Less than $10,000 : 18

$10,000 to $14,999 : 22

$15,000 to $19,999 : 7

$20,000 to $24,999 : 43

$25,000 to $29,999 : 27

$30,000 to $34,999 : 43

$35,000 to $39,999 : 49

$40,000 to $44,999 : 17

$45,000 to $49,999 : 15

$50,000 to $59,999 : 45

$60,000 to $74,999 : 51

$75,000 to $99,999 : 131

$100,000 to $124,999 : 23

$125,000 to $149,999 : 20

$150,000 to $199,999 : 14

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Towanda City, Kansas)

Total : 536


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Towanda City, Kansas)

Occupied : 525

Vacant : 11


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Towanda City, Kansas)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Towanda City, Kansas)

Built 2005 or later : 30

Built 2000 to 2004 : 13

Built 1990 to 1999 : 107

Built 1980 to 1989 : 37

Built 1970 to 1979 : 46

Built 1960 to 1969 : 46

Built 1950 to 1959 : 143

Built 1940 to 1949 : 31

Built 1939 or earlier : 83


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Towanda City, Kansas)

Utility gas : 458

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 4

Electricity : 57

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 6

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Towanda City, Kansas)

Less than $10,000 : 15

$10,000 to $14,999 : 52

$15,000 to $19,999 : 4

$20,000 to $24,999 : 6

$25,000 to $29,999 : 5

$30,000 to $34,999 : 23

$35,000 to $39,999 : 22

$40,000 to $49,999 : 27

$50,000 to $59,999 : 24

$60,000 to $69,999 : 41

$70,000 to $79,999 : 66

$80,000 to $89,999 : 50

$90,000 to $99,999 : 13

$100,000 to $124,999 : 23

$125,000 to $149,999 : 31

$150,000 to $174,999 : 25

$175,000 to $199,999 : 6

$200,000 to $249,999 : 6

$250,000 to $299,999 : 4

$300,000 to $399,999 : 4

$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
(Towanda 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 : 8

Home equity loan only : 30

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 276

Housing units without a mortgage : 133


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later : $155,400

Built 2000 to 2004 : $93,000

Built 1990 to 1999 : $19,400

Built 1980 to 1989 : $109,700

Built 1970 to 1979 : $77,900

Built 1960 to 1969 : $79,000

Built 1950 to 1959 : $75,000

Built 1940 to 1949 : $63,600

Built 1939 or earlier : $57,600


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Towanda City, Kansas: 75.8%

Percentage of Family Households in Kansas: 66.0%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Towanda 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 $207,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $207,000
2000        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2001        
  Single Family 11 11 $836,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

11 11 $836,000
2002        
  Single Family 3 3 $271,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 3 $271,000
2003        
  Single Family 8 8 $825,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

8 8 $825,000
2004        
  Single Family 10 10 $1,172,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

10 10 $1,172,000
2005        
  Single Family 4 4 $386,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

4 4 $386,000
2006        
  Single Family 2 2 $257,204
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $257,204


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Towanda City, KS): $41,875
Median Household Income In 2000 (Kansas): $40,624


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Towanda City): $56,400
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Kansas): $81,000


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Towanda City): $525
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Kansas): $498


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Towanda City, Kansas

Utility Gas: 82.7%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 1.6%
Electricity: 15.3%
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: 0.4%


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



Health Care Centers Close To Towanda City, Kansas

Susan B Allen Mem Hospital Hha


     Address: 620 West Central, El Dorado, Kansas 67042
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 10/17/1977

Faith Home Health & Hospice Llc


     Address: 7804 E Funston Ste 203, Wichita, Kansas 67207
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 4/3/2003

Proactive Home Care Inc


     Address: 144 North Oliver Suite 203, Wichita, Kansas 67208
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 5/24/1996

Caring Hearts Of Wichita


     Address: 3595 N Webb Rd Bldg Suite 500a, Wichita, Kansas 67226
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 8/8/1997

Home Healthcare Connection


     Address: 4747 S Emporia, Wichita, Kansas 67216
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 2/22/1991

Hospitals Close To Towanda City, Kansas

Susan B Allen Memorial Hospital


     Address: 720 W Central St, El Dorado, Kansas 67042
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Wesley Medical Center


     Address: 550 N Hillside St, Wichita, Kansas 67214
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Kansas Surgery & Recovery Center


     Address: 2770 N Webb Road, Wichita, Kansas 67226
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Kansas Heart Hospital


     Address: 3601 North Webb Road, Wichita, Kansas 67226
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Galichia Heart Hospital Llc


     Address: 2610 N Woodlawn, Wichita, Kansas 67220
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Nursing Homes Close To Towanda City, Kansas

Lakepoint Nursing & Rehab Cent


     Address: 1313 S High St, El Dorado, Kansas 67042
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 96
     Percent Occupied: 82%

Golden Livingcenter - El Dorado


     Address: 900 Country Club Ln, El Dorado, Kansas 67042
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 49
     Percent Occupied: 66%

Lakepoint Nursing Center


     Address: 901 Lakepoint Dr, Augusta, Kansas 67010
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 107
     Percent Occupied: 94%

Medicalodges Wichita


     Address: 2280 S Minneapolis, Wichita, Kansas 67211
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 68
     Percent Occupied: 93%

College Hill Nursing & Rehab C


     Address: 5005 E 21st St N, Wichita, Kansas 67208
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 66
     Percent Occupied: 69%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Towanda City, Kansas

Name: Wolf Creek
Address: PO Box 411; Burlington, KS 66839-0411
Distance: 73 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Towanda City, Kansas

    Retired Workers: 305
    Disabled Workers: 55
    Widowers Workers: 40
    Spouses Workers: 20
    Children Workers: 45


(updated 2007)



Butler County, Kansas Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 28.52%
  • Bush & Cheney 70.16%
  • Other 1.32%



(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 Towanda City, Kansas citizens.

Relocation to Butler County, KS

7.93 % of Butler County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $49,526

Kansas Average 7.39 %

0.08 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $32,000

Kansas Average 0.19 %

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

  • Sedgwick County , KS 3.79 % ($51,024 AGI )
  • Sumner County , KS 0.18 % ($28,026 AGI )
  • Cowley County , KS 0.17 % ($34,027 AGI )

Relocation away from Butler County, KS

8.01 % of Butler 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 $39,023

Kansas Average 7.67 %

0.07 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $26,688

Kansas Average 0.10 %

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

  • Sedgwick County , KS 3.76 % ($35,572 AGI )
  • Cowley County , KS 0.18 % ($32,842 AGI )
  • Johnson County , KS 0.17 % ($39,108 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

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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 Towanda City, Kansas directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Towanda City, Kansas

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder n/a n/a 0 n/a 0 n/a 0 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a n/a 0 n/a 0 n/a 0 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Rape n/a n/a 0 n/a 0 n/a 0 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a n/a 0 n/a 0 n/a 0 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Robbery n/a n/a 0 n/a 0 n/a 0 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a n/a 0 n/a 0 n/a 0 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Assault n/a n/a 0 n/a 2 n/a 0 1 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a n/a 0 n/a 148 n/a 0 74 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Burglary n/a n/a 4 n/a 8 n/a 4 7 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a n/a 298 n/a 594 n/a 292 516 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Larceny Theft n/a n/a 6 n/a 7 n/a 14 25 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a n/a 447 n/a 520 n/a 1,021 1,844 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Vehicle Theft n/a n/a 1 n/a 0 n/a 0 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a n/a 74 n/a 0 n/a 0 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Arson n/a n/a 0 n/a 0 n/a 0 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a n/a 0 n/a 0 n/a 0 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
n/a n/a 0 n/a 0 n/a 0 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
n/a n/a 3 n/a 4 n/a 5 8 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
n/a n/a 1 n/a 2 n/a 2 4 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)



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