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   (County: Sedgwick County)

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Demographics Analysis

The people of Valley 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
(Valley Center City, Kansas)

Male:

Under 5 years : 290

5 to 9 years : 197

10 to 14 years : 438

15 to 17 years : 176

18 and 19 years : 112

20 years : 0

21 years : 63

22 to 24 years : 76

25 to 29 years : 133

30 to 34 years : 288

35 to 39 years : 184

40 to 44 years : 189

45 to 49 years : 368

50 to 54 years : 200

55 to 59 years : 151

60 and 61 years : 17

62 to 64 years : 41

65 and 66 years : 30

67 to 69 years : 27

70 to 74 years : 53

75 to 79 years : 106

80 to 84 years : 24

85 years and over : 14

Female:

Under 5 years : 365

5 to 9 years : 280

10 to 14 years : 256

15 to 17 years : 132

18 and 19 years : 46

20 years : 58

21 years : 19

22 to 24 years : 107

25 to 29 years : 72

30 to 34 years : 295

35 to 39 years : 245

40 to 44 years : 266

45 to 49 years : 317

50 to 54 years : 160

55 to 59 years : 214

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 17

65 and 66 years : 67

67 to 69 years : 47

70 to 74 years : 120

75 to 79 years : 96

80 to 84 years : 43

85 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Valley Center City, Kansas)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 3,699

Multiple ancestry : 2,110

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 52

Ancestry not reported : 538


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 6,306

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 25

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 68

Not a U.S. citizen : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Total:

Under 5 years : 655

5 to 17 years : 1,479

18 to 24 years : 481

25 to 34 years : 788

35 to 44 years : 884

45 to 54 years : 1,045

55 to 59 years : 365

60 and 61 years : 17

62 to 64 years : 58

65 to 74 years : 344

75 years and over : 283

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 606

5 to 17 years : 1,338

18 to 24 years : 405

25 to 34 years : 536

35 to 44 years : 676

45 to 54 years : 749

55 to 59 years : 230

60 and 61 years : 17

62 to 64 years : 58

65 to 74 years : 211

75 years and over : 168

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 49

5 to 17 years : 124

18 to 24 years : 76

25 to 34 years : 252

35 to 44 years : 208

45 to 54 years : 235

55 to 59 years : 135

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 118

75 years and over : 115

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 : 25

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 : 17

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 36

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 15

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Male : 2,489

Female : 2,505

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 637

Female : 675

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 15

Female : 10

Foreign born:

Male : 36

Female : 32


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence : 4,757

Born in other state in the United States : 1,194

Native: born outside the United States : 25

Foreign born : 51


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 698

Now married, except separated : 2,023

Divorced : 376

Separated : 20

Widowed : 164

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 168

Now married, except separated : 901

Divorced : 31

Separated : 0

Widowed : 116

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 25

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 36

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 15


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 5,661

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 26

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 13

German:

Speak English "very well" : 44

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Valley Center City, Kansas

  • German: 1,109   (24.1%)
  • Irish: 650   (14.1%)
  • English: 580   (12.6%)
  • Other Groups: 485   (10.5%)
  • United States Or American: 408   (8.9%)
  • French (except Basque): 247   (5.4%)
  • Dutch: 195   (4.2%)
  • European: 126   (2.7%)
  • Scottish: 113   (2.5%)
  • Swedish: 99   (2.1%)
  • Italian: 95   (2.1%)
  • British: 80   (1.7%)
  • Scotch-irish: 75   (1.6%)
  • Hungarian: 74   (1.6%)
  • Norwegian: 72   (1.6%)
  • French Canadian: 56   (1.2%)
  • Swiss: 25   (0.5%)
  • Welsh: 24   (0.5%)
  • Polish: 24   (0.5%)
  • Scandinavian: 22   (0.5%)
  • Danish: 15   (0.3%)
  • Canadian: 9   (0.2%)
  • Austrian: 9   (0.2%)
  • Russian: 8   (0.2%)
  • Arab: 6   (0.1%)
  • Belgian: 4   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Valley Center City, Kansas is 6,399



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Valley Center City, Kansas: 3,177
Female Population in Valley Center City, Kansas: 3,222


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Valley Center City, Kansas: 31.8
Median Female Resident Age in Valley Center City, Kansas: 34.8


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Kansas is 36


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Valley Center City, Kansas


White


Both sexes

35.2

Male

33.8

Female

36.4

Black or African American


Both sexes

15.8

Male

15.8

Female

15.8

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

35.9

Male

26.5

Female

38.7

Asian


Both sexes

24.5

Male

24.5

Female

24.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

39.5

Male

39.5

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

22.5

Male

20.5

Female

26.2

Two or More Races


Both sexes

13.5

Male

13.7

Female

13.3

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

16.1

Male

16.7

Female

15.3

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

35.8

Male

34.5

Female

37.1


(updated 2010)



Races in Valley Center City, Kansas


  • White: 6,027
  • African American: 58
  • American Indian: 39
  • Asian: 17
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 186
  • Two or More Races: 72



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 23   (1.61%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 24   (1.68%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 21   (1.47%)
  • 9th Grade: 17   (1.19%)
  • 10th Grade: 17   (1.19%)
  • 11th Grade: 10   (0.7%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 17   (1.19%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 387   (27.06%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 160   (11.19%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 295   (20.63%)
  • Associate Degree: 81   (5.66%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 216   (15.1%)
  • Master's Degree: 93   (6.5%)
  • Professional School Degree: 43   (3.01%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 26   (1.82%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 22   (1.4%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 31   (1.97%)
  • 9th Grade: 34   (2.17%)
  • 10th Grade: 19   (1.21%)
  • 11th Grade: 43   (2.74%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 34   (2.17%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 532   (33.89%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 216   (13.76%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 240   (15.29%)
  • Associate Degree: 60   (3.82%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 267   (17.01%)
  • Master's Degree: 59   (3.76%)
  • Professional School Degree: 13   (0.83%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Valley Center City, Kansas

  • Valley Center Pub Sch


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: Box 157, Valley Center, KS 67147, Phone: (316) 755-7100, Students: 2,517 )

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

  • Valley Center Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 737 N Meridian, Valley Center, KS 67147, Phone: (316) 755-7160, Students: 558 )

  • Wheatland Elem


    ( Grades: 4-5, Location: 800 Meadow, Valley Center, KS 67147, Phone: (316) 755-7220, Students: 398 )

  • West Elem


    ( Grades: KG-3, Location: 501 N Sheridan, Valley Center, KS 67147, Phone: (316) 755-7200, Students: 382 )

  • Abilene Elem


    ( Grades: KG-3, Location: 522 N Abilene, Valley Center, KS 67147, Phone: (316) 755-7190, Students: 376 )

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

  • Valley Center High


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 800 N Meridian, Valley Center, KS 67147, Phone: (316) 755-7130, Students: 761 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Valley Center City, Kansas

  • Edna Buschow Memorial Library


    321 West 1st St., Valley Center, KS 67147

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Valley Center City, Kansas


  • Hope In The Valley Equine Rescueand Sanctuary Inc


    9025 N Broadway St, Valley Center, KS 67147

  • Valley Center Historical & Cultural


    Po Box 173, Valley Center, KS 67147

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Valley Center City, Kansas


Airport


(1) Berwick Airport   (2) Curtis Airport   (3) Eck Airfield Historical   (4) Flying R N Airport Historical   (5) Harrison Landing Field Historical   (6) Hidden Valley Airport   (7) High Point Airport   (8) Lil Bird Airport   (9) Luther Airport Historical  

Building


(1) Edna Buschow Memorial Library Valley Center   (2) New Hope Nursing Home   (3) Sedgwick County Emergency Medical Service Post 45   (4) Sedgwick County Fire District 1 Station 32   (5) Valley Center City Hall   (6) Valley Center Cultural And Historical Museum   (7) Valley Center Fire Department   (8) Valley Center Police Department  

Cemetery


(1) Marble Grove Cemetery   (2) Park Cemetery   (3) Valley Center Cemetery  

Church


(1) Park Church   (2) Pleasant View Church   (3) Valley Center Christian Church  

Civil


(1) City Of Valley Center   (2) Township Of Grant   (3) Township Of Lincoln  

Locale


(1) Clarion Historical   (2) Eighty One Speedway   (3) Ferguson Historical   (4) Kansas Department Of Transportation Harvey County Rest Stop  

Oilfield


(1) Furley Oil Field   (2) Goodrich Oil Field   (3) Kuske Oil Field  

Park


(1) Sedgwick County Park  

Populated Place


(1) Furley   (2) North Star Mobile Home Park   (3) Sunnydale   (4) Trails View   (5) Valley Center   (6) Valley Center Mobile Home Park  

Post Office


(1) Valley Center Post Office  

School


(1) Abilene Elementary School   (2) Centennial School Historical   (3) The Learning Center   (4) Valley Center High School   (5) Valley Center Intermediate School   (6) Valley Center Middle School   (7) West Elementary School   (8) Wheatland Elementary School  

Stream


(1) Gooseberry Creek   (2) Jester Creek   (3) Trails View Slough  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Valley Center City, Kansas

67147 (pop. 8,074)


Cities Nearby Valley Center City, Kansas

Park City City, KS  (pop. 7,792) 3.3 Miles
Kechi Township, KS  (pop. 9,648) 3.7 Miles
Park Township, KS  (pop. 4,494) 5.3 Miles
Kechi City, KS  (pop. 1,869) 5.5 Miles
Maize City, KS  (pop. 3,064) 6.6 Miles
Sedgwick City, KS  (pop. 1,431) 6.7 Miles
Bel Aire City, KS  (pop. 6,694) 7.2 Miles
Sedgwick Township, KS  (pop. 1,495) 8.2 Miles
Delano Township, KS  (pop. 191) 8.3 Miles
Darlington Township, KS  (pop. 638) 8.7 Miles



Area Code(s) in Valley Center City, Kansas

316



Elevation in Valley Center City, Kansas is 1,362.0 ft. (415.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Valley Center City, Kansas

Lat: 37.829719 N        Long: -97.369341 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 64   (2.7%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 57   (2.4%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 90   (3.8%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 155   (6.6%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 243   (10.3%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 432   (18.4%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 361   (15.4%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 192   (8.2%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 144   (6.1%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 182   (7.7%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 52   (2.2%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 26   (1.1%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 166   (7.1%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 187   (8.0%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Valley Center City, Kansas)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 2,752

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 212

In 3-person carpool : 0

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 13

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 : 19

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 50

Other means : 30

Worked at home : 132


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Valley Center City, Kansas)

Less than 5 minutes : 209

5 to 9 minutes : 454

10 to 14 minutes : 230

15 to 19 minutes : 488

20 to 24 minutes : 1,115

25 to 29 minutes : 320

30 to 34 minutes : 211

35 to 39 minutes : 0

40 to 44 minutes : 13

45 to 59 minutes : 25

60 to 89 minutes : 0

90 or more minutes : 11


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 497

No Social Security income : 1,757


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 365

No retirement income : 1,889


(updated 2009)



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

Less than $10,000 : 37

$10,000 to $14,999 : 40

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 27

$25,000 to $29,999 : 126

$30,000 to $34,999 : 23

$35,000 to $39,999 : 73

$40,000 to $44,999 : 128

$45,000 to $49,999 : 134

$50,000 to $59,999 : 186

$60,000 to $74,999 : 321

$75,000 to $99,999 : 298

$100,000 to $124,999 : 126

$125,000 to $149,999 : 118

$150,000 to $199,999 : 73

$200,000 or more : 29


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $68,236


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Valley Center 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.)
  • KWBW (1450 AM; 1.0 kW; Hutchinson, KS; Owner: Eagle 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 Valley Center City, Kansas

  • KVWF (100.5 FM; Wichita, KS; Owner: Connoisseur Media, Llc)
  • KFDI-FM (101.3 FM; Colwich, KS; Owner: Journal Broadcast Corporation)
  • KZSN (102.1 FM; Maize, KS; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • KHUT (102.9 FM; Yoder, KS; Owner: Eagle Communications, Inc.)
  • KEYN-FM (103.7 FM; Maize, KS; Owner: Entercom Wichita License, Llc)
  • KFXJ (104.5 FM; Kechi, KS; Owner: Journal Broadcast Corporation)
  • KFBZ (105.3 FM; Maize, KS; Owner: Entercom Wichita License, Llc)
  • KTHR (107.3 FM; Maize, KS; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • KBCU (88.1 FM; Newton, KS; Owner: Bethel College)
  • KBTL (88.1 FM; Towanda, KS; Owner: Butler County Community College)
  • NEW (88.1 FM; Hutchinson, KS; Owner: Great Plains Christian Radio, Inc.)
  • NEW (88.1 FM; Hutchinson, KS; Owner: Marianna Educational Broadcasting Foundation Inc.)
  • KYFW (88.3 FM; Wichita, KS; Owner: Bible Broadcasting Network, Inc.)
  • KMUW (89.1 FM; Maize, KS; Owner: Wichita State University)
  • KMUW (89.1 FM; Park City, KS; Owner: Wichita State University)
  • KYWA (90.7 FM; Belle Plaine, KS; Owner: Way-fm Media Group, Inc.)
  • 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)
  • KDGS (93.9 FM; Wichita, KS; Owner: Entercom Wichita License, Llc)
  • KICT-FM (95.1 FM; Colwich, KS; Owner: Journal Broadcast Corporation)
  • KWHK (95.9 FM; Hutchinson, KS; Owner: Ad Astra Per Aspera Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • KZCH (96.3 FM; Wichita, KS; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • KIBB (97.1 FM; Maize, KS; Owner: Connoisseur Media Of Wichita, Llc)
  • KIBB (97.1 FM; Hutchinson, KS; Owner: Connoisseur Media Of Wichita, Llc)
  • KRBB (97.9 FM; Maize, KS; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • KTLI (99.1 FM; Potwin, KS; Owner: El Dorado Licenses, Inc.)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Valley Center City, Kansas

  • KAKE-TV (Channel 10; Maize, KS; Owner: Gray Television Licensee, Inc.)
  • 960423KE (Channel 15; Wichita, KS; Owner: President's College, Inc.)
  • 960724KP (Channel 15; Maize, KS; Owner: Oral Roberts University)
  • 960930KI (Channel 15; Maize, KS; Owner: Community Television Educators)
  • KSAS-TV (Channel 24; Maize, KS; Owner: Newport Television Llc)
  • KSNW (Channel 3; Maize, KS; Owner: Nvt Wichita Licensee, Llc)
  • KSCW (Channel 33; Maize, KS; Owner: Sunflower Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • KMTW (Channel 36; Sedgwick, KS; Owner: Mercury Broadcasting Company, Inc.)
  • 960726KJ (Channel 42; Maize, KS; Owner: Faith Pleases God Church Corporation)
  • 960920KJ (Channel 42; Maize, KS; Owner: Oral Roberts University)
  • 960930KH (Channel 42; Maize, KS; Owner: Community Television Educators)
  • NEW (Channel 46; Bentley, KS; Owner: Pappas Telecasting Of America A California Limited Partnersh)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Valley Center City, Kansas

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 420  (30.6%)
  • Service Occupations: 113  (8.2%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 194  (14.2%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 15  (1.1%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 263  (19.2%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 341  (31.5%)
  • Service Occupations: 218  (20.2%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 407  (37.7%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 5  (0.5%)


(updated 2010)





There are 187 Farms In Valley Center City, Kansas


(updated 2008)



Banks In Valley Center City, Kansas

Emprise Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.5m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 40

Intrust Bank, National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $4.1m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 48

The Halstead Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $95k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 5

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Valley Center City, Kansas

  • Colonel James Jabara


    (about 9.9 miles in Bel Aire, Kansas; Airport Code: VWS)

  • Beech Factory


    (about 12.6 miles in Eastborough, Kansas; Airport Code: BEC)

  • Wichita Mid-Continent


    (about 12.9 miles in Wichita, Kansas; Airport Code: ICT)

  • Cessna Aircraft Field


    (about 14.1 miles in Wichita, Kansas; Airport Code: CEA)

  • McConnell AFB


    (about 15.3 miles in Mcconnell Afb, Kansas; Airport Code: IAB)

  • Newton City County


    (about 16.4 miles in Newton, Kansas; Airport Code: EWK)

  • Hutchinson Municipal


    (about 31.4 miles in Hutchinson, Kansas; Airport Code: HUT)

  • Wellington Municipal


    (about 35.0 miles in Wellington, Kansas; Airport Code: EGT)

  • McPherson Airport


    (about 40.3 miles in Conway, Kansas; Airport Code: MPR)

  • Strother Field


    (about 49.0 miles in Arkansas City, Kansas; Airport Code: WLD)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Valley Center City, Kansas

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

79.74%

Carpooled

9.84%

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

6.22%

Other Means

1.03%

Worked At Home

3.17%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 1,479

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 60

Female householder, no husband present : 200

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 504

Householder not living alone : 11


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 22

All other households : 2,232


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Valley Center City, Kansas)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,376

Renter-occupied housing units : 103

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 60

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 150

Renter-occupied housing units : 50

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 319

Renter-occupied housing units : 196


(updated 2009)



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

Less than $10,000 : 67

$10,000 to $14,999 : 89

$15,000 to $19,999 : 37

$20,000 to $24,999 : 92

$25,000 to $29,999 : 140

$30,000 to $34,999 : 67

$35,000 to $39,999 : 124

$40,000 to $44,999 : 147

$45,000 to $49,999 : 172

$50,000 to $59,999 : 268

$60,000 to $74,999 : 348

$75,000 to $99,999 : 339

$100,000 to $124,999 : 144

$125,000 to $149,999 : 118

$150,000 to $199,999 : 73

$200,000 or more : 29


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Valley Center City, Kansas)

Total : 2,295


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Valley Center City, Kansas)

Occupied : 2,254

Vacant : 41


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Valley Center City, Kansas)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Valley Center City, Kansas)

Built 2005 or later : 85

Built 2000 to 2004 : 261

Built 1990 to 1999 : 359

Built 1980 to 1989 : 237

Built 1970 to 1979 : 496

Built 1960 to 1969 : 136

Built 1950 to 1959 : 467

Built 1940 to 1949 : 73

Built 1939 or earlier : 181


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Valley Center City, Kansas)

Utility gas : 1,672

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 106

Electricity : 476

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 0

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Valley Center City, Kansas)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 15

$20,000 to $24,999 : 10

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 14

$40,000 to $49,999 : 24

$50,000 to $59,999 : 89

$60,000 to $69,999 : 81

$70,000 to $79,999 : 85

$80,000 to $89,999 : 204

$90,000 to $99,999 : 185

$100,000 to $124,999 : 311

$125,000 to $149,999 : 268

$150,000 to $174,999 : 304

$175,000 to $199,999 : 77

$200,000 to $249,999 : 94

$250,000 to $299,999 : 64

$300,000 to $399,999 : 57

$400,000 to $499,999 : 11

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 12


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Valley 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 : 172

Home equity loan only : 108

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 14

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 1,114

Housing units without a mortgage : 497


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later : $262,000

Built 2000 to 2004 : $127,500

Built 1990 to 1999 : $155,600

Built 1980 to 1989 : $142,700

Built 1970 to 1979 : $122,800

Built 1960 to 1969 : $131,300

Built 1950 to 1959 : $84,200

Built 1940 to 1949 : $90,600

Built 1939 or earlier : $63,400


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Valley Center City, Kansas: 75.0%

Percentage of Family Households in Kansas: 66.0%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Valley Center City, Kansas

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 100%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Valley Center 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 33 33 $3,207,917
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

33 33 $3,207,917
2000        
  Single Family 19 19 $1,930,135
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

19 19 $1,930,135
2001        
  Single Family 34 34 $4,004,935
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

34 34 $4,004,935
2002        
  Single Family 43 43 $6,627,400
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

43 43 $6,627,400
2003        
  Single Family 53 53 $7,634,965
  Two Family 1 2 $85,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 3 48 $2,365,000
  Total

57 103 $10,084,965
2004        
  Single Family 47 47 $7,714,879
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 3 18 $800,000
  Total

50 65 $8,514,879
2005        
  Single Family 40 40 $6,175,348
  Two Family 1 2 $227,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

41 42 $6,402,348
2006        
  Single Family 59 59 $7,544,856
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

59 59 $7,544,856


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Valley Center City, KS): $50,683
Median Household Income In 2000 (Kansas): $40,624


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Valley Center City): $87,400
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Kansas): $81,000


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Valley Center City): $510
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Kansas): $498


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Valley Center City, Kansas

Utility Gas: 75.1%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 1.1%
Electricity: 23.2%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.7%
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 Valley Center City, Kansas are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.

Local Government Employment and Payroll In Valley Center City, 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 $1,596 1 $544 68 $19,152 $8.00
Streets and Highways 1 $1,596 1 $544 68 $19,152 $8.00

(updated 2002)



Health Care Centers Close To Valley Center City, Kansas

Total Homecare An Amedisys Company


     Address: 250 W Douglas Suite 101, Wichita, Kansas 67202
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 7/2/1985

Healing Hands Home Health Care Llc


     Address: 1037 South Broadway, Wichita, Kansas 67211
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 8/2/2006

Progressive Home Health & Hospice


     Address: 3500 North Rock Road Building 400, Wichita, Kansas 67226
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 2/8/1996

Dependable Home Health Care


     Address: 401 South Greenwood, Wichita, Kansas 67211
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 5/31/1994

Interim Healthcare Of Wichita


     Address: 333 S Broadway St Suite 200, Wichita, Kansas 67202
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 12/23/1981

Hospitals Close To Valley Center City, Kansas

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

Kansas Spine Hospital Llc


     Address: 3333 North Webb Road, Wichita, Kansas 67226
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Nursing Homes Close To Valley Center City, Kansas

Larksfield Place


     Address: 2828 N. Governeour, Wichita, Kansas 67226
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 83
     Percent Occupied: 92%

Lakewood Senior Living Of Seville


     Address: 1319 Seville St, Wichita, Kansas 67209
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 70
     Percent Occupied: 70%

Golden Livingcenter - Wichita


     Address: 4007 E Lincoln St, Wichita, Kansas 67218
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 55
     Percent Occupied: 93%

Meridian Nursing And Reha


     Address: 1555 N Meridian St, Wichita, Kansas 67203
     Ownership: For Profit - Individual
     Number of Residents: 99
     Percent Occupied: 93%

Wichita Presbyterian Manor


     Address: 4700 W 13th St N, Wichita, Kansas 67212
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 56
     Percent Occupied: 93%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Valley Center City, Kansas

Name: Wolf Creek
Address: PO Box 411; Burlington, KS 66839-0411
Distance: 92 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Valley Center City, Kansas

    Retired Workers: 915
    Disabled Workers: 135
    Widowers Workers: 115
    Spouses Workers: 80
    Children Workers: 120


(updated 2007)



Sedgwick County, Kansas Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 36.49%
  • Bush & Cheney 62.12%
  • Other 1.39%



(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 Valley Center City, Kansas citizens.

Relocation to Sedgwick County, KS

5.21 % of Sedgwick County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $37,747

Kansas Average 7.39 %

0.19 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $20,394

Kansas Average 0.19 %

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

  • Butler County , KS 0.48 % ($35,572 AGI )
  • Sumner County , KS 0.19 % ($32,218 AGI )
  • Harvey County , KS 0.18 % ($34,868 AGI )

Relocation away from Sedgwick County, KS

5.20 % of Sedgwick 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 $43,461

Kansas Average 7.67 %

0.10 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $30,663

Kansas Average 0.10 %

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

  • Butler County , KS 0.48 % ($51,024 AGI )
  • Johnson County , KS 0.24 % ($45,354 AGI )
  • Sumner County , KS 0.14 % ($37,277 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 Valley 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 Valley Center City, Kansas directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Valley Center City, Kansas

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder n/a 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 n/a 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a 0 0 0 0
Rape n/a 2 0 1 3 0 0 1 n/a 3 0 1 3
    per 100,000 n/a 41 0 19 56 0 0 16 n/a 44 0 15 43
Robbery n/a 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a 0 1 0 0
    per 100,000 n/a 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a 0 15 0 0
Assault n/a 3 4 9 8 9 5 6 n/a 10 8 7 12
    per 100,000 n/a 61 80 173 149 162 83 94 n/a 147 117 102 171
Burglary n/a 17 23 19 20 13 14 16 n/a 24 24 40 11
    per 100,000 n/a 345 458 366 371 234 232 250 n/a 353 350 580 157
Larceny Theft n/a 90 118 103 118 86 84 94 n/a 95 80 90 69
    per 100,000 n/a 1,824 2,350 1,985 2,190 1,550 1,390 1,470 n/a 1,397 1,165 1,305 984
Vehicle Theft n/a 5 9 3 3 3 8 7 n/a 7 8 8 2
    per 100,000 n/a 101 179 58 56 54 132 109 n/a 103 117 116 29
Arson n/a 0 1 2 2 0 0 4 n/a 0 1 3 0
    per 100,000 n/a 0 20 39 37 0 0 63 n/a 0 15 44 0
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
n/a 1 1 3 3 2 1 2 n/a 3 2 2 4
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
n/a 28 38 32 36 26 27 30 n/a 32 28 35 21
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
n/a 15 19 17 19 14 14 16 n/a 17 15 19 12


(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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