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Demographics Analysis

The people of Wakarusa 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
(Wakarusa Township, Kansas)

Male:

Under 5 years : 45

5 to 9 years : 102

10 to 14 years : 66

15 to 17 years : 17

18 and 19 years : 25

20 years : 0

21 years : 11

22 to 24 years : 33

25 to 29 years : 37

30 to 34 years : 43

35 to 39 years : 64

40 to 44 years : 86

45 to 49 years : 86

50 to 54 years : 68

55 to 59 years : 77

60 and 61 years : 34

62 to 64 years : 62

65 and 66 years : 0

67 to 69 years : 41

70 to 74 years : 103

75 to 79 years : 40

80 to 84 years : 0

85 years and over : 0

Female:

Under 5 years : 23

5 to 9 years : 56

10 to 14 years : 58

15 to 17 years : 33

18 and 19 years : 21

20 years : 0

21 years : 12

22 to 24 years : 0

25 to 29 years : 55

30 to 34 years : 17

35 to 39 years : 36

40 to 44 years : 68

45 to 49 years : 102

50 to 54 years : 98

55 to 59 years : 105

60 and 61 years : 35

62 to 64 years : 33

65 and 66 years : 11

67 to 69 years : 50

70 to 74 years : 103

75 to 79 years : 36

80 to 84 years : 17

85 years and over : 11


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Wakarusa Township, Kansas)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 1,185

Multiple ancestry : 625

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 19

Ancestry not reported : 191


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 1,978

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 20

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 12

Not a U.S. citizen : 10


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Wakarusa Township, Kansas)

Total:

Under 5 years : 68

5 to 17 years : 332

18 to 24 years : 102

25 to 34 years : 152

35 to 44 years : 254

45 to 54 years : 354

55 to 59 years : 182

60 and 61 years : 69

62 to 64 years : 95

65 to 74 years : 308

75 years and over : 104

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 51

5 to 17 years : 307

18 to 24 years : 71

25 to 34 years : 79

35 to 44 years : 124

45 to 54 years : 190

55 to 59 years : 121

60 and 61 years : 56

62 to 64 years : 59

65 to 74 years : 136

75 years and over : 60

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 17

5 to 17 years : 25

18 to 24 years : 19

25 to 34 years : 73

35 to 44 years : 120

45 to 54 years : 144

55 to 59 years : 61

60 and 61 years : 13

62 to 64 years : 36

65 to 74 years : 172

75 years and over : 44

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 : 20

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 : 12

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 10

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
(Wakarusa Township, Kansas)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 639

Female : 615

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 381

Female : 343

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 10

Female : 10

Foreign born:

Male : 10

Female : 12


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Wakarusa Township, Kansas)

Born in state of residence : 1,208

Born in other state in the United States : 721

Native: born outside the United States : 20

Foreign born : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 160

Now married, except separated : 689

Divorced : 37

Separated : 0

Widowed : 60

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 59

Now married, except separated : 597

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 26

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 20

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 12

Now married, except separated : 10

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 1,903

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 36

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Italian:

Speak English "very well" : 13

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Wakarusa Township, Kansas

  • German: 603   (29.5%)
  • English: 338   (16.6%)
  • Irish: 272   (13.3%)
  • United States Or American: 167   (8.2%)
  • French (except Basque): 112   (5.5%)
  • Other Groups: 82   (4.0%)
  • European: 54   (2.6%)
  • Swedish: 46   (2.3%)
  • Italian: 44   (2.2%)
  • Scottish: 43   (2.1%)
  • Dutch: 39   (1.9%)
  • Scotch-irish: 36   (1.8%)
  • Swiss: 29   (1.4%)
  • British: 26   (1.3%)
  • Danish: 24   (1.2%)
  • Belgian: 23   (1.1%)
  • Norwegian: 21   (1.0%)
  • Russian: 17   (0.8%)
  • Czech: 14   (0.7%)
  • Welsh: 13   (0.6%)
  • Polish: 10   (0.5%)
  • Arab: 9   (0.4%)
  • Slavic: 7   (0.3%)
  • Greek: 6   (0.3%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 6   (0.3%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Wakarusa Township, Kansas is 2,020



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Wakarusa Township, Kansas: 1,040
Female Population in Wakarusa Township, Kansas: 980


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Wakarusa Township, Kansas: 44.7
Median Female Resident Age in Wakarusa Township, Kansas: 51.6


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Kansas is 36


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Wakarusa Township, Kansas


White


Both sexes

47.8

Male

47.8

Female

47.8

Black or African American


Both sexes

28.8

Male

28.5

Female

29.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

31.5

Male

50.5

Female

20.0

Asian


Both sexes

36.8

Male

35.3

Female

40.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

19.5

Male

19.5

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

38.8

Male

29.5

Female

38.8

Two or More Races


Both sexes

17.5

Male

18.5

Female

16.4

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

24.5

Male

18.0

Female

27.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

48.1

Male

48.2

Female

47.9


(updated 2010)



Races in Wakarusa Township, Kansas


  • White: 1,949
  • African American: 20
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 35
  • Two or More Races: 16



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 17   (2.08%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 29   (3.55%)
  • 9th Grade: 7   (0.86%)
  • 10th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 11th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 14   (1.71%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 239   (29.22%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 48   (5.87%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 163   (19.93%)
  • Associate Degree: 57   (6.97%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 127   (15.53%)
  • Master's Degree: 38   (4.65%)
  • Professional School Degree: 34   (4.16%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 45   (5.5%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 9   (1.22%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 18   (2.44%)
  • 9th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 10th Grade: 20   (2.71%)
  • 11th Grade: 15   (2.03%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 7   (0.95%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 230   (31.17%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 37   (5.01%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 144   (19.51%)
  • Associate Degree: 12   (1.63%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 142   (19.24%)
  • Master's Degree: 70   (9.49%)
  • Professional School Degree: 12   (1.63%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 22   (2.98%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Wakarusa Township, Kansas

  • Lawrence


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: 110 Mcdonald Drive, Lawrence, KS 66044, Phone: (785) 832-5000, Students: 10,254 )

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

  • Southwest Jr High


    ( Grades: 7-9, Location: 2511 Inverness Drive, Lawrence, KS 66047, Phone: (785) 832-5550, Students: 649 )

  • Lawrence West Jr Hi


    ( Grades: 7-9, Location: 2700 Harvard Road, Lawrence, KS 66049, Phone: (785) 832-5500, Students: 604 )

  • Lawrence South Jr Hi


    ( Grades: 7-9, Location: 2734 Louisiana St, Lawrence, KS 66046, Phone: (785) 832-5450, Students: 592 )

  • Deerfield Elem


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 101 Lawrence Avenue, Lawrence, KS 66049, Phone: (785) 832-5660, Students: 477 )

  • Lawrence Central Jr Hi


    ( Grades: 7-9, Location: 1400 Massachusetts St, Lawrence, KS 66044, Phone: (785) 832-5400, Students: 474 )

  • Sunflower Elementary


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 2521 Inverness Drive, Lawrence, KS 66047, Phone: (785) 832-5870, Students: 435 )

  • Hillcrest Elem


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 1045 Hilltop Dr, Lawrence, KS 66044, Phone: (785) 832-5720, Students: 434 )

  • Quail Run Elementary


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 1130 Inverness Drive, Lawrence, KS 66049, Phone: (785) 832-5820, Students: 404 )

  • Prairie Park Elem


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 2711 Kensington Road, Lawrence, KS 66046, Phone: (785) 832-5740, Students: 390 )

  • Schwegler Elem


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 2201 Ousdahl Rd, Lawrence, KS 66046, Phone: (785) 832-5860, Students: 388 )

  • Langston Hughes Elem


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 1101 George Williams Way, Lawrence, KS 66049, Phone: (785) 832-5890, Students: 345 )

  • Kennedy Elem


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 1605 Davis Rd, Lawrence, KS 66046, Phone: (785) 832-5760, Students: 324 )

  • New York Elem


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 936 New York Street, Lawrence, KS 66044, Phone: (785) 832-5780, Students: 312 )

  • Sunset Hill Elem


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 901 Schwarz Rd, Lawrence, KS 66049, Phone: (785) 832-5880, Students: 310 )

  • Lawrence Virtual School


    ( Grades: KG-8, Location: 2145 Louisiana, Lawrence, KS 66046, Phone: (785) 832-5620, Students: 307 )

  • Pinckney Elem


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 810 W 6 Street, Lawrence, KS 66044, Phone: (785) 832-5800, Students: 286 )

  • Broken Arrow Elem


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 2704 Louisiana St, Lawrence, KS 66046, Phone: (785) 832-5600, Students: 278 )

  • Woodlawn Elem


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 508 Elm St, Lawrence, KS 66044, Phone: (785) 832-5920, Students: 225 )

  • Cordley Elem


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 1837 Vermont St, Lawrence, KS 66044, Phone: (785) 832-5640, Students: 194 )

  • Wakarusa Valley Elem


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 1104 E 1000 Rd, Lawrence, KS 66047, Phone: (785) 832-5900, Students: 190 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Wakarusa Township, Kansas

  • Lawrence High


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 1901 Louisiana St, Lawrence, KS 66046, Phone: (785) 832-5050, Students: 1,351 )

  • Lawrence Free State High


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 4700 Overland Drive, Lawrence, KS 66049, Phone: (785) 832-6050, Students: 1,285 )

Largest Universities & Colleges In Wakarusa Township, Kansas

  • University Of Kansas


    ( 4-year, Public, Student Population: 28,569; Location: , Lawrence, KS 66045, Web: http://www.ku.edu )

  • Haskell Indian Nations University


    ( 4-year, Public, Student Population: 894; Location: 55 Indian Ave, Lawrence, KS 66046, Web: http://www.haskell.edu )

  • Pinnacle Career Institute


    ( < 2-year, Private for-profit, Student Population: 88; Location: Suite 200, Lawrence, KS 66046, Web: http://www.pcitraining.edu )

Largest Schools (Private) In Wakarusa Township, Kansas

  • The Lawrence Catholic School


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: 1208 Kentucky Street, Lawrence, KS 66044, Phone: (785) 843-9511, Students: 442 )

  • Raintree Montessori School


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: 4601 Clinton Parkway, Lawrence, KS 66047, Phone: (785) 843-6800, Students: 240 )

  • Veritas Christian School


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: Po Box 1571, Lawrence, KS 66044, Phone: (785) 749-0083, Students: 149 )

  • Bishop Seabury Academy


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: 4120 Clinton Parkway, Lawrence, KS 66047, Phone: (785) 832-1717, Students: 129 )

  • Sunshine Acres Montessori School


    ( Grades: K-K, Location: 2141 Maple Lane, Lawrence, KS 66046, Phone: (785) 842-2223, Students: 26 )

  • Montessori Childrens House


    ( Grades: K-K, Location: 1900 University Drive, Lawrence, KS 66044, Phone: (785) 843-7577, Students: 7 )

Academic Libraries In Wakarusa Township, Kansas

(updated 2005)

Public Libraries (Central) In Wakarusa Township, Kansas

  • Lawrence Public Library


    707 Vermont Street, Lawrence, KS 66044

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Wakarusa Township, Kansas


  • American Flight Museum Inc


    4134 Seele Way, Lawrence, KS 66049

  • Boston National Railway Historical Society Inc


    6 Wendell St, Lawrence, MA 01841

  • Clinton Lake Museum


    Clinton Lk, Lawrence, KS 66044

  • Col John W Ripley Memorial Foundation Tr Dtd 01292010


    700 Massachusettes Suite 203, Lawrence, KS 66044

  • Douglas County Historical Society


    1047 Massachusetts St, Lawrence, KS 66044

  • Douglas County Historical Society


    1047 Masscht St, Lawrence, KS 66044

  • Immigrant City Archives


    6 Essex Street, Lawrence, MA 01840

  • Kansas University Endowment Association


    Po Box 928, Lawrence, KS 66044

  • Kansas University Of, Museums, Natural History Museum


    14th St, Lawrence, KS 66044
    http://www.nhm.ku.edu

  • Ku Natural History Museum


    1345 Jayhawk Blvd, Lawrence, KS 66047
    http://www.nhm.ku.edu

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Wakarusa Township, Kansas


Airport


(1) Lawrence Memorial Hospital Heliport   (2) Lawrence Municipal Airport   (3) Vinland Valley Aerodrome  

Building


(1) Brandon Woods Retirement Center   (2) Clinton Township Fire Department Station 2   (3) Douglas County Chapter American Red Cross   (4) Douglas County Courthouse   (5) Douglas County Fairgrounds Community Building   (6) Douglas County Jail   (7) Douglas County Judicial And Law Enforcement Center   (8) Douglas County Offices   (9) Douglas County Sheriff S Office   (10) East Lawrence Recreation Center   (11) Haskell Indian Nations University - Haskell Cultural Center And Museum   (12) Haskell Indian Nations University - Library   (13) Holcom Sports Complex   (14) Kansas Highway Patrol Troop H Lawrence   (15) Kujh - Tv Lawrence   (16) Lakeview Manor Nursing Home   (17) Lawrence - Douglas County Health Department   (18) Lawrence City Hall   (19) Lawrence Douglas County Fire And Medical Station 1   (20) Lawrence Douglas County Fire And Medical Station 2   (21) Lawrence Douglas County Fire And Medical Station 3   (22) Lawrence Douglas County Fire And Medical Station 4   (23) Lawrence Douglas County Fire And Medical Station 5 Headquarters   (24) Lawrence Douglas County Fire And Medical Station 6   (25) Lawrence Municipal Court   (26) Lawrence Police Department   (27) Lawrence Presbyterian Manor Nursing Home   (28) Lawrence Public Library   (29) Lecompton Township Fire Rescue Emergency Medical Services Station 3   (30) Pioneer Ridge Retirement Community Nursing Home   (31) Reno Township Fire Department   (32) Topeka Air Ambulance Life Star   (33) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Anschutz Library   (34) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Bales Organ Recital Hall   (35) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Budig Hall   (36) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Corbin Residence Hall   (37) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Crawford Community Center   (38) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Dyche Hall Natural History Museum   (39) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Ellsworth Residence Hall   (40) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Gertrude Sellards Pearson Residence Hall   (41) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Hashinger Residence Hall   (42) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Jayhawk Towers Apartments   (43) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Kpr Tower   (44) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Lewis Residence Hall   (45) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Library Annex   (46) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Mccollum Residence Hall   (47) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Murphy Hall Crafton - Preyer Theatre   (48) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Oliver Residence Hall   (49) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Spahr Engineering Library   (50) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Spencer Museum Of Art   (51) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Spencer Research Library   (52) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Sprague Apartments   (53) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Stouffer Place Apartments   (54) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Student Recreation Fitness Center   (55) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Sudler Annex Kjhk Studio   (56) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Sunflower Apartments   (57) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Templin Residence Hall   (58) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Visitor Center   (59) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Wagnon Student Athletic Center   (60) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Watson Library   (61) University Of Kansas -lawrence Campus Campanile Memorial   (62) University Of Kansas Police Services   (63) University Of Kansas Public Safety Office   (64) Wakarusa Township Fire Department Station 1   (65) Wakarusa Township Fire Department Station 2   (66) Watkins Community Museum Of History  

Cemetery


(1) Haskell Indian Nations University - Haskell Cemetery   (2) Maple Grove Cemetery   (3) Memorial Park Cemetery   (4) Mount Calvary Catholic Cemetery   (5) Oak Hill Cemetery   (6) Pioneer Cemetery   (7) Richland Cemetery   (8) University Of Kansas Lawrence Campus Pioneer Cemetery   (9) Vinland Cemetery  

Church


(1) Bridge Point Community Church   (2) Calvary Church Of God In Christ   (3) Central United Methodist Church   (4) Century United Methodist Church   (5) Christ Community Church   (6) Christ Covenant Church   (7) Church Of Christ   (8) Church Of Christ Of Vinland   (9) Church Of God   (10) Church Of God Holiness   (11) Community Bible Church   (12) Cornerstone Southern Baptist Church   (13) Corpus Christi Catholic Church   (14) Cross Pointe Church   (15) Family Church Of Lawrence   (16) Fellowship Baptist Church   (17) First Baptist Church   (18) First Christian Church   (19) First Church Of The Nazarene   (20) First Regular Missionary Baptist Church   (21) First Southern Baptist Church   (22) First United Methodist Church   (23) Free Methodist Church   (24) Good Shepherd Lutheran Church   (25) Grace Evangelical Presbyterian Church   (26) Heartland Community Church   (27) Immanuel Lutheran Church   (28) Indian Hills Church Of God   (29) Lawrence Evangelical Friends Church   (30) Lawrence Heights Christian Church   (31) Lawrence Indian United Methodist Church   (32) Lawrence Wesleyan Church   (33) Morning Star Church   (34) North Lawrence Christian Church   (35) Peace Mennonite Church   (36) Plymouth Congregational Church United Church Of Christ   (37) Praise Temple Church Of God In Christ   (38) Redeemer Lutheran Church   (39) Saint James African Methodist Episcopal Church   (40) Saint John The Evangelist Church   (41) Saint Luke African Methodist Episcopal Church   (42) Saint Margarets Episcopal Church   (43) Saint Sophias Orthodox Christian Church   (44) Second Christian Church   (45) Seventh Day Adventist Church   (46) Southside Church Of Christ   (47) The Church Of Jesus Christ Of Latter Day Saints   (48) Trinity Episcopal Church   (49) Unity Church Of Lawrence   (50) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Danforth Chapel   (51) Vinland United Methodist Church   (52) West Side Presbyterian Church   (53) Western Plains Church Of The Brethren  

Civil


(1) City Of Lawrence   (2) Douglas County   (3) Township Of Grant   (4) Township Of Wakarusa  

Dam


(1) Clinton Dam  

Harbor


(1) Clinton Marina  

Hospital


(1) Haskell Indian Nations University - Health Center   (2) Lawrence Memorial Hospital   (3) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Watkins Memorial Health Center  

Lake


(1) Lake View Lake   (2) Potter Lake  

Locale


(1) Alvamar Country Club   (2) Alvamar Orchards Golf Course   (3) Alvamar Public Golf Course   (4) Ballard Center - Community Services   (5) Blanton Historical   (6) Clemente Northwest Commerce Park   (7) Clemente Southeast Commerce Park   (8) Commerce Park East   (9) Douglas County Fairgrounds   (10) Dunbar Industrial Park   (11) Eagle Bend Golf Course   (12) East Hills Business Park   (13) Franklin Historical   (14) Franklin Business Park   (15) Gideon Historical   (16) Hillcrest Shopping Center   (17) Holiday Plaza Shopping Center   (18) Inc Mini-centers   (19) Lake View   (20) Lake View Station   (21) Lake View Station Historical   (22) Lawrence Amtrak Station   (23) Lawrence Chamber Of Commerce   (24) Lawrence Country Club   (25) Lawrence Kaw River Water Treatment Plant   (26) Lawrence Wastewater Treatment Plant   (27) Learnard Station Historical   (28) Louisiana Purchase Shopping Center   (29) Mini Plaza   (30) River Front Plaza   (31) Round Town Mall   (32) Santa Fe Station   (33) Sibley Historical   (34) Sigel Station Historical   (35) Southern Hills Shopping Center   (36) Southwest Plaza   (37) The Malls Shopping Center   (38) Tower Plaza   (39) University Center   (40) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Allen Fieldhouse   (41) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Allen Fieldhouse Parking Garage   (42) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Chancellor S Residence The Outlook   (43) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Chi Omega Fountain   (44) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Korean War Memorial   (45) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Mississippi Street Parking Garage   (46) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Vietnam War Memorial   (47) Wakarusa Crossing   (48) Wakarusa Station Historical   (49) West Lawrence Research Industrial Park   (50) Westridge Shopping Center  

Military


(1) Kansas National Guard Armory Lawrence  

Park


(1) Centennial Park   (2) Central Park   (3) Clinton Park   (4) Clinton State Park   (5) Clinton Wildlife Area   (6) Edgewater Parkway   (7) Haskell Indian Nations University - Haskell Stadium   (8) South Park   (9) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Anschutz Sports Pavilion   (10) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Hoglund Baseball Stadium   (11) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Jayhawk Soccer Complex   (12) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Marvin Grove   (13) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Stadium Memorial Kivisto Field   (14) University Of Kansas Lawrence Pinet House   (15) University Park  

Populated Place


(1) Bismark Grove   (2) Broken Arrow Park   (3) Brookwood Mobile Home Park   (4) Buck Creek   (5) Easy Living Mobile Home Park   (6) Gaslight Village Mobile Home Park   (7) Harper Woods Mobile Home Park   (8) Lawrence   (9) Lone Star   (10) Midland   (11) Mobile Village Ii Mobile Home Park   (12) Noria   (13) Pine Hills Mobile Home Park   (14) Riverside Mobile Home Park   (15) Sibleyville   (16) Vinland  

Post Office


(1) Jayhawk Post Office   (2) Lawrence Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Clinton Lake  

School


(1) Bishop Seabury Academy   (2) Brackett School Historical   (3) Broken Arrow Elementary School   (4) Central Junior High School   (5) Century School   (6) Cordley Elementary School   (7) Corpus Christi Catholic School   (8) Deerfield Elementary School   (9) East Heights Early Childhood Family Center   (10) Haskell Indian Nations University   (11) Haskell Indian Nations University - American Horse Hall   (12) Haskell Indian Nations University - Blalock Hall   (13) Haskell Indian Nations University - Blue Eagle Hall   (14) Haskell Indian Nations University - Coffin Sports Complex   (15) Haskell Indian Nations University - Curtis Hall   (16) Haskell Indian Nations University - Galluzzi Hall   (17) Haskell Indian Nations University - Hiawatha Hall   (18) Haskell Indian Nations University - Jim Thorpe Hall   (19) Haskell Indian Nations University - Kiva Hall   (20) Haskell Indian Nations University - Little Nations Academic Center   (21) Haskell Indian Nations University - Minoka Hall   (22) Haskell Indian Nations University - Navarre Hall   (23) Haskell Indian Nations University - North Winnemucca Hall   (24) Haskell Indian Nations University - Osceola - Keokuk Hall   (25) Haskell Indian Nations University - Parker Hall   (26) Haskell Indian Nations University - Pocahontas Hall   (27) Haskell Indian Nations University - Pontiac Hall   (28) Haskell Indian Nations University - Powhatan Hall   (29) Haskell Indian Nations University - Pushmataha Hall   (30) Haskell Indian Nations University - Roe Cloud Hall   (31) Haskell Indian Nations University - Ross Hall   (32) Haskell Indian Nations University - Seattle Hall   (33) Haskell Indian Nations University - Sequoyah Hall   (34) Haskell Indian Nations University - South Winnemucca Hall   (35) Haskell Indian Nations University - Tecumseh Hall   (36) Haskell Indian Nations University - Winona Hall   (37) Hillcrest Elementary School   (38) India-kaw Valley Elementary School Historical   (39) Kanwaka School Historical   (40) Kennedy Elementary School   (41) Knowledge Hill School   (42) Langston Hughes Elementary School   (43) Lawrence Adult Learning Center   (44) Lawrence Alternative High School Historical   (45) Lawrence Diploma Completion Program School   (46) Lawrence Free State High School   (47) Lawrence High School   (48) Lawrence Public School District Offices   (49) Lawrence South Middle School   (50) Lawrence Southwest Middle School   (51) Lawrence Virtual School   (52) Lawrence West Middle School   (53) Liberty Memorial Central Middle School   (54) Lincoln School Historical   (55) Mackey School   (56) Montessori Childrens House   (57) New York Elementary School   (58) Pinckney Elementary School   (59) Pinnacle Career Institute   (60) Pleasant Valley School Historical   (61) Prairie Moon Waldorf School   (62) Prairie Park Elementary School   (63) Quail Run Elementary School   (64) Raintree Montessori School   (65) Riverside Elementary School Historical   (66) Saint John Catholic School   (67) Schwegler Elementary School   (68) Sunflower Elementary School   (69) Sunnyside School   (70) Sunset Hill Elementary School   (71) Sunshine Acres Montessori School   (72) University Of Kansas - Lawrence   (73) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Adams Alumni Center   (74) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Anderson Family Strength And Conditioning Center   (75) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Art And Design Building   (76) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Baehr Audio - Reader Center   (77) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Bailey Hall   (78) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Battenfeld Scholarship Hall   (79) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Blake Hall   (80) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Booth Family Hall Of Athletics   (81) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Bridwell Botany Research Laboratory Herbarium   (82) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Broadcasting Hall   (83) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Burt Hall   (84) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Carruth - O Leary Hall   (85) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Chamney House   (86) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Computer Services Facility   (87) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Dennis E Rieger Scholarship Hall   (88) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Department Of Art Studios   (89) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Dole Human Development Center   (90) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Douthart Scholarship Hall   (91) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Eaton Hall   (92) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Ekdahl Dining Commons   (93) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Endowment Association Building   (94) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Foley Hall   (95) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Fraser Hall   (96) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Grace Pearson Scholarship Hall   (97) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Green Hall   (98) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Hall Center For The Humanities   (99) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Hambleton Hall   (100) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Haworth Hall Stewart Children S Center   (101) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Higuchi Hall   (102) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Hilltop Child Development Center   (103) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Horejsi Family Athletics Center   (104) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Joseph R Pearson Hall   (105) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus K K Amini Scholarship Hall   (106) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Kurata Thermodynamics Laboratories   (107) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Landscape And Construction Building   (108) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Learned Hall   (109) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Lied Center   (110) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Lindley Hall   (111) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Lippincott Hall   (112) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Malott Hall   (113) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Margaret Amini Scholarship Hall   (114) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Marvin Hall   (115) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Marvin Studios   (116) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Max Kade Center   (117) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Mccollum Laboratories   (118) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Military Science Building   (119) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Miller Scholarship Hall   (120) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Moore Hall   (121) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Multicultural Resource Center   (122) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Multidisciplinary Research Building   (123) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Nichols Hall   (124) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Nunemaker Center   (125) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Parker Hall   (126) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Pearson Scholarship Hall   (127) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Pharmaceutical Chemistry Laboratories   (128) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Public Safety Building   (129) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Robert J Dole Institute Of Politics   (130) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Robinson Health And Physical Education Center   (131) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Sellards Scholarship Hall   (132) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Shafford - Holland Strength Center   (133) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Shenk Recreational Sports Complex   (134) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Simons Biosciences Research Laboratories   (135) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Smith Hall   (136) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Snow Hall   (137) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Spooner Hall   (138) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Stauffer - Flint Hall   (139) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Stephenson Scholarship Hall   (140) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Strong Hall   (141) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Structural Biology Center   (142) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Summerfield Hall   (143) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Swissman Research Laboratories   (144) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Twente Hall   (145) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Union Burge   (146) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Watkins Home   (147) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Watkins Scholarship Hall   (148) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Wescoe Hall   (149) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Wesley Building University Relations   (150) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Youngberg Hall Center For Research   (151) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Life Sciences Laboratories   (152) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Student Union   (153) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Wakarusa Research Facility   (154) Veritas Christian School   (155) Vinland Elementary School   (156) Wakarusa Valley Elementary School   (157) Washington Creek School Historical   (158) Winters School Historical   (159) Woodlawn Elementary School  

Stream


(1) Baldwin Creek   (2) Buck Creek   (3) Burroughs Creek   (4) Chicken Creek   (5) Coal Creek   (6) Mud Creek   (7) Rock Creek   (8) Stone Horse Creek   (9) Washington Creek   (10) Yankee Tank Creek  

Summit


(1) Blue Mound   (2) Shank Hill  

Tower


(1) Douglas County Rural Water District 5 Water Tower   (2) Kanu-fm Lawrence   (3) Kjhk-fm Lawrence   (4) Klwn-am Lawrence   (5) Klzr-fm Lawrence  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Wakarusa Township, Kansas

66044 (pop. 31,131) 66049 (pop. 20,338) 66046 (pop. 19,981)
66047 (pop. 15,122)    


Cities Nearby Wakarusa Township, Kansas

Lawrence City, KS  (pop. 89,825) 2.1 Miles
Eudora Township, KS  (pop. 7,452) 7.6 Miles
Kanwaka Township, KS  (pop. 1,380) 7.9 Miles
Eudora City, KS  (pop. 6,187) 8.0 Miles
Reno Township, KS  (pop. 1,151) 8.5 Miles
Clinton Township, KS  (pop. 667) 8.8 Miles
Willow Springs Township, KS  (pop. 1,667) 10.2 Miles
Rural Township, KS  (pop. 619) 10.7 Miles
Palmyra Township, KS  (pop. 6,846) 10.8 Miles
Sarcoxie Township, KS  (pop. 1,263) 10.8 Miles



Area Code(s) in Wakarusa Township, Kansas

785



Elevation in Wakarusa Township, Kansas is 843.0 ft. (257.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Wakarusa Township, Kansas

Lat: 38.930280 N        Long: -95.245154 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 15   (1.3%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 8   (0.7%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 22   (1.9%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 68   (5.8%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 128   (11.0%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 275   (23.6%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 298   (25.6%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 84   (7.2%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 103   (8.9%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 42   (3.6%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 6   (0.5%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 64   (5.5%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 50   (4.3%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Wakarusa Township, Kansas)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 778

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 91

In 3-person carpool : 14

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 : 9

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 43

Other means : 7

Worked at home : 80


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Wakarusa Township, Kansas)

Less than 5 minutes : 0

5 to 9 minutes : 89

10 to 14 minutes : 151

15 to 19 minutes : 276

20 to 24 minutes : 96

25 to 29 minutes : 64

30 to 34 minutes : 32

35 to 39 minutes : 42

40 to 44 minutes : 50

45 to 59 minutes : 91

60 to 89 minutes : 25

90 or more minutes : 26


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 337

No Social Security income : 462


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 211

No retirement income : 588


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Wakarusa Township, Kansas)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 12

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 21

$30,000 to $34,999 : 12

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $44,999 : 0

$45,000 to $49,999 : 32

$50,000 to $59,999 : 26

$60,000 to $74,999 : 83

$75,000 to $99,999 : 191

$100,000 to $124,999 : 94

$125,000 to $149,999 : 83

$150,000 to $199,999 : 68

$200,000 or more : 39


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $91,359


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Wakarusa Township, Kansas

  • KOFO (1220 AM; 0.25 kW; Centropolis, KS; Owner: Brandy Communications, Inc.)
  • KLWN (1320 AM; 0.5 kW; Lawrence, KS; Owner: Great Plains Media, Inc.)
  • KKLO (1410 AM; 5.0 kW; Lansing, KS; Owner: New Life Evangelistic Center, Inc.)
  • KTOP (1490 AM; 1.0 kW; Topeka, KS; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • WIBW (580 AM; 5.0 kW; Topeka, KS; Owner: Mcc Radio, Llc)

FM Radio Stations Near Wakarusa Township, Kansas

  • KDVV (100.3 FM; Topeka, KS; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • KQTP (102.9 FM; Topeka, KS; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • KLZR (105.9 FM; Lecompton, KS; Owner: Great Plains Media, Inc.)
  • KTPK (106.9 FM; Topeka, KS; Owner: Jmj Broadcasting Company, Inc)
  • KMAJ-FM (107.7 FM; Mc Louth, KS; Owner: Kansas City Trust, Llc, Trustee)
  • KMAJ-FM (107.7 FM; Topeka, KS; Owner: Kansas City Trust, Llc, Trustee)
  • KJTY (88.1 FM; Lawrence, KS; Owner: Family Life Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • KTJO-FM (88.9 FM; Centropolis, KS; Owner: Ottawa University)
  • KNBU (89.7 FM; Baldwin City, KS; Owner: Baker University)
  • NEW (89.9 FM; Overbrook, KS; Owner: Lawrence Freenet, Inc.)
  • KRBW (90.5 FM; Centropolis, KS; Owner: American Family Association)
  • KJHK (90.7 FM; Lawrence, KS; Owner: The University Of Kansas)
  • KANU (91.5 FM; Lawrence, KS; Owner: University Of Kansas)
  • KCCV-FM (92.3 FM; Lenexa, KS; Owner: Bott Broadcasting Company)
  • KMXN (92.9 FM; Vassar, KS; Owner: Great Plains Media, Inc.)
  • WIBW-FM (94.5 FM; Topeka, KS; Owner: Mcc Radio, Llc)
  • KCHZ (95.7 FM; Linwood, KS; Owner: Cmp Kc Licensing, Llc)
  • KWIC (99.3 FM; Topeka, KS; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Wakarusa Township, Kansas

  • KTWU (Channel 11; Topeka, KS; Owner: Washburn University Of Topeka)
  • KSQA (Channel 22; Topeka, KS; Owner: Cooper Fowler Media Company)
  • KSNT (Channel 27; Topeka, KS; Owner: Nvt Topeka Licensee, Llc)
  • 960920LZ (Channel 43; Topeka, KS; Owner: Davis Television Topeka, Llc)
  • KTKA-TV (Channel 49; Topeka, KS; Owner: Free State Communications, Llc)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Wakarusa Township, Kansas

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 213  (30.5%)
  • Service Occupations: 68  (9.7%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 92  (13.2%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 225  (32.2%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 209  (38.6%)
  • Service Occupations: 116  (21.4%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 173  (31.9%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





Amtrak Stations in Wakarusa Township, Kansas

Rail Station(s)


    413 East 7th Street
    Lawrence, Kansas 66044

(updated 2008)



There are 455 Farms In Wakarusa Township, Kansas


(updated 2008)



Banks In Wakarusa Township, Kansas

Douglas County Bank - 7 Branches


    Bank Assets: $2m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 8

U.s. Bank National Association - 5 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.9b
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 3,238

Commerce Bank - 5 Branches


    Bank Assets: $114.4m
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 205

Capitol Federal Savings Bank - 4 Branches


    Bank Assets: $36.2m
    Industry Specialization: Mortgage Lending
    Total Offices: 47

Central National Bank - 4 Branches


    Bank Assets: $3.3m
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 39

Intrust Bank, National Association - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $12.5m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 48

Landmark National Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.6m
    Industry Specialization: All Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 29

Emprise Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $3m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 40

Capital City Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $849.6k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 79

First State Bank And Trust - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $465.5k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 12

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Wakarusa Township, Kansas

  • Lawrence Municipal


    (about 5.6 miles in Lawrence, Kansas; Airport Code: LWC)

  • New Century Aircenter


    (about 20.3 miles in New Century, Kansas; Airport Code: JCI)

  • Johnson County Industrial


    (about 20.3 miles in New Century, Kansas; Airport Code: JCI)

  • Philip Billard Municipal


    (about 22.4 miles in Topeka, Kansas; Airport Code: TOP)

  • Forbes AFB


    (about 22.5 miles in Pauline, Kansas; Airport Code: FOE)

  • Forbes Field


    (about 22.5 miles in Pauline, Kansas; Airport Code: FOE)

  • Johnson County Executive


    (about 27.9 miles in Overland Park, Kansas; Airport Code: OJC)

  • Allen Air Park


    (about 28.3 miles in Topeka, Kansas; Airport Code: TPB)

  • Sherman AAF


    (about 35.2 miles in Fort Leavenworth, Kansas; Airport Code: FLV)

  • Richards/Gebaur AFB


    (about 37.3 miles in Kansas City, Missouri; Airport Code: GVW)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Wakarusa Township, Kansas

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

81.96%

Carpooled

8.98%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.40%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.40%

Walked

1.21%

Other Means

1.13%

Worked At Home

5.91%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 654

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 0

Female householder, no husband present : 7

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 127

Householder not living alone : 11


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Wakarusa Township, 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 : 0

All other households : 788


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Wakarusa Township, Kansas)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 640

Renter-occupied housing units : 14

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 0

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 7

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 77

Renter-occupied housing units : 61


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Wakarusa Township, Kansas)

Less than $10,000 : 12

$10,000 to $14,999 : 12

$15,000 to $19,999 : 43

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 21

$30,000 to $34,999 : 32

$35,000 to $39,999 : 25

$40,000 to $44,999 : 23

$45,000 to $49,999 : 32

$50,000 to $59,999 : 19

$60,000 to $74,999 : 105

$75,000 to $99,999 : 191

$100,000 to $124,999 : 94

$125,000 to $149,999 : 83

$150,000 to $199,999 : 68

$200,000 or more : 39


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Wakarusa Township, Kansas)

Total : 875


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Wakarusa Township, Kansas)

Occupied : 799

Vacant : 76


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Wakarusa Township, Kansas)

Median number of rooms : 7


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Wakarusa Township, Kansas)

Built 2005 or later : 28

Built 2000 to 2004 : 67

Built 1990 to 1999 : 136

Built 1980 to 1989 : 207

Built 1970 to 1979 : 184

Built 1960 to 1969 : 130

Built 1950 to 1959 : 3

Built 1940 to 1949 : 49

Built 1939 or earlier : 71


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Wakarusa Township, Kansas)

Utility gas : 276

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 301

Electricity : 177

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 45

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Wakarusa Township, Kansas)

Less than $10,000 : 12

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 18

$60,000 to $69,999 : 0

$70,000 to $79,999 : 0

$80,000 to $89,999 : 20

$90,000 to $99,999 : 0

$100,000 to $124,999 : 20

$125,000 to $149,999 : 33

$150,000 to $174,999 : 116

$175,000 to $199,999 : 50

$200,000 to $249,999 : 145

$250,000 to $299,999 : 81

$300,000 to $399,999 : 106

$400,000 to $499,999 : 83

$500,000 to $749,999 : 30

$750,000 to $999,999 : 10

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Wakarusa 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 : 26

Home equity loan only : 73

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 10

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 342

Housing units without a mortgage : 273


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $278,100

Built 1990 to 1999 : $309,400

Built 1980 to 1989 : $245,100

Built 1970 to 1979 : $201,900

Built 1960 to 1969 : $174,500

Built 1950 to 1959 :

Built 1940 to 1949 : $171,700

Built 1939 or earlier : $280,000


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Wakarusa Township, Kansas: 70.4%

Percentage of Family Households in Kansas: 66.0%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Wakarusa Township, Kansas

Institutionalized population


  • Juvenile facilities : 73.68%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 26.32%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Wakarusa 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 474 474 $62,428,136
  Two Family 62 124 $10,045,400
  Three and Four Family 5 19 $1,148,465
  Five or More Family 18 163 $5,960,000
  Total

559 780 $79,582,001
2000        
  Single Family 382 382 $55,100,213
  Two Family 44 88 $7,474,720
  Three and Four Family 12 48 $2,122,000
  Five or More Family 13 161 $8,143,000
  Total

451 679 $72,839,933
2001        
  Single Family 344 344 $52,773,264
  Two Family 149 298 $23,550,710
  Three and Four Family 7 27 $1,079,000
  Five or More Family 9 117 $6,116,960
  Total

509 786 $83,519,934
2002        
  Single Family 326 326 $52,072,526
  Two Family 111 222 $20,027,304
  Three and Four Family 1 3 $100,000
  Five or More Family 12 271 $14,692,684
  Total

450 822 $86,892,514
2003        
  Single Family 361 361 $59,158,940
  Two Family 157 314 $26,812,446
  Three and Four Family 8 30 $1,861,259
  Five or More Family 12 148 $5,114,000
  Total

538 853 $92,946,645
2004        
  Single Family 405 405 $71,179,849
  Two Family 108 216 $19,366,480
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 3 102 $2,495,000
  Total

516 723 $93,041,329
2005        
  Single Family 348 348 $61,695,225
  Two Family 27 54 $5,319,275
  Three and Four Family 6 23 $2,984,211
  Five or More Family 10 104 $7,194,527
  Total

391 529 $77,193,238
2006        
  Single Family 386 386 $68,109,319
  Two Family 4 8 $627,813
  Three and Four Family 5 19 $2,485,455
  Five or More Family 9 72 $2,875,000
  Total

404 485 $74,097,587


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Wakarusa Township, KS): $63,684
Median Household Income In 2000 (Kansas): $40,624


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Wakarusa Township): $150,000
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Kansas): $81,000


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Wakarusa Township): $925
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Kansas): $498


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Wakarusa Township, Kansas

Utility Gas: 42.6%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 34.6%
Electricity: 16.4%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 1.7%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 3.5%
Solar Energy: 1.3%
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 Wakarusa Township, Kansas are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Wakarusa Township, Kansas

Douglas County Vna


     Address: 200 Maine Ste C, Lawrence, Kansas 66044
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 3/10/1969

Sunshine Home Health Care


     Address: 15541 Willow Drive, Basehor, Kansas 66007
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 7/26/1996

Jefferson County Home Health Agency


     Address: 1212 Walnut Street- Us Highway 59, Oskaloosa, Kansas 66066
     Ownership: Government - Local
     Certified Date: 8/1/1967

Caring Hearts Inc


     Address: 3674 A South Topeka Blvd, Topeka, Kansas 66611
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 11/23/1994

St Francis Health Center Hha


     Address: 1700 Sw 7th St, Topeka, Kansas 66606
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 5/3/1989

Hospitals Close To Wakarusa Township, Kansas

Lawrence Memorial Hospital


     Address: 325 Maine St, Lawrence, Kansas 66044
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

St Francis Health Center


     Address: 1700 Sw 7th Street, Topeka, Kansas 66606
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Stormont-vail Healthcare


     Address: 1500 Sw 10th St, Topeka, Kansas 66604
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Meadowbrook Rehabilitation Hospital


     Address: 427 West Main Street, Gardner, Kansas 66030
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Saint John Hospital


     Address: 3500 South 4th Street, Leavenworth, Kansas 66048
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Nursing Homes Close To Wakarusa Township, Kansas

Lawrence Memorial Hospital Snf


     Address: 325 Maine St, Lawrence, Kansas 66044
     Ownership: Non Profit - Other
     Number of Residents: 9
     Percent Occupied: 75%

Brandon Woods Retirement Comm


     Address: 1501 Inverness Dr, Lawrence, Kansas 66047
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 113
     Percent Occupied: 81%

Lawrence Presbyterian Manor


     Address: 1429 Kasold Dr, Lawrence, Kansas 66049
     Ownership: Non Profit - Church Related
     Number of Residents: 50
     Percent Occupied: 83%

Pioneer Ridge Retirement Comm


     Address: 4851 Harvard, Lawrence, Kansas 66049
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 55
     Percent Occupied: 92%

Baldwin Healthcare & Rehab Ctr


     Address: 1223 Orchard Lane, Baldwin City, Kansas 66006
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 48
     Percent Occupied: 98%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Wakarusa Township, Kansas

Name: Wolf Creek
Address: PO Box 411; Burlington, KS 66839-0411
Distance: 58 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Wakarusa Township, Kansas

    Retired Workers: 6,295
    Disabled Workers: 1,240
    Widowers Workers: 800
    Spouses Workers: 470
    Children Workers: 685


(updated 2007)



Government Finances In Wakarusa Township, Kansas


Charges


Air Transportation: $29,000
Hospital Public: $110,771,000
Parking Facilities: $872,000
Parks & Recreation: $2,251,000
Sewerage: $8,140,000
Solid Waste Management: $8,350,000
All Other: $3,535,000


Revenue


Water Utilities: $16,527,000


Federal Intergovernmental


Housing & Community Development: $1,792,000


State Intergovernmental


General Support: $846,000
Health & Hospitals: $706,000
Highways: $2,703,000
All Other: $1,816,000


Local Intergovernmental


General Support: $8,552,000
Health & Hospitals: $3,172,000
All Other: $2,118,000


Current Operations


Air Transportation: $72,000
Miscellaneous Commercial Activities, Nec: $11,000
Financial Administration: $2,310,000
Fire Protection: $10,670,000
Judicial And Legal Services: $1,236,000
Central Staff Services: $4,819,000
General Public Buildings: $711,000
Health Services - Other: $1,416,000
Own Hospitals: $103,381,000
Regular Highways: $7,195,000
Housing & Community Development: $2,515,000
Libraries: $2,618,000
Parking Facilities: $814,000
Parks & Recreation: $7,327,000
Police Protection: $11,504,000
Welfare - Other: $247,000
Sewerage: $4,084,000
Solid Waste Management: $7,848,000
General - Other: $3,697,000
Water Utilities: $8,106,000


Construction


Housing & Community Development: $698,000
Parking Facilities: $8,000
Sewerage: $1,524,000
Solid Waste Management: $371,000
General: $20,056,000
Water Utilities: $3,093,000


Other Capital Outlay


Regular Highways: $91,000
Housing & Community Development: $510,000
Libraries: $57,000
Parks & Recreation: $236,000
General - Other: $1,148,000


General


Interest On Debt: $6,784,000


Water Utilities


Interest On Debt: $2,168,000


Tax


Property: $22,060,000
Total General Sales: $12,765,000
Public Utilities: $3,754,000
Other Selective Sales: $719,000
Other License: $1,082,000


Miscellaneous


Special Assessments: $1,350,000
Interest Earnings: $7,155,000
Fines & Forfeits: $2,638,000
General Revenue, Nec: $989,000


Sinking Fund


Cash & Deposits: $51,950,000


Bond Fund


Cash & Deposits: $13,804,000


Other Funds


Cash & Deposits: $125,340,000



Otal Salaries & Wages: $79,165,000
Ong Term Debt Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $37,257,000
Ong Term Debt Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $21,550,000
Ong Term Debt Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpo: $180,988,000


Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding


Industrial Revenue: $47,400,000
Unspecified Public Purpose: $165,281,000


Long Term Debt Retired Nonguaranteed


Industrial Revenue: $4,700,000


Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed


Industrial Revenue: $42,700,000


Short Term Debt Outstanding


Beginning: $15,745,000
End Of Fiscal Year: $22,128,000


(updated 2006)



Douglas County, Kansas Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 57.14%
  • Bush & Cheney 41.00%
  • Other 1.87%



(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 Wakarusa Township, Kansas citizens.

Relocation to Douglas County, KS

11.01 % of Douglas County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $33,614

Kansas Average 7.39 %

0.62 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $6,644

Kansas Average 0.19 %

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

  • Johnson County , KS 1.54 % ($32,424 AGI )
  • Shawnee County , KS 0.85 % ($36,188 AGI )
  • Sedgwick County , KS 0.42 % ($28,954 AGI )

Relocation away from Douglas County, KS

10.97 % of Douglas 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 $34,908

Kansas Average 7.67 %

0.14 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $24,173

Kansas Average 0.10 %

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

  • Johnson County , KS 2.33 % ($39,039 AGI )
  • Shawnee County , KS 0.70 % ($34,745 AGI )
  • Jackson County , MO 0.48 % ($30,115 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 Wakarusa Township, Kansas is based on over 50 years of data.























Storms In Wakarusa Township, Kansas

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Flooding        
05/06/2007, 07:07 am 0 0 $50K --
09/23/2005, 04:30 am 0 0 $200K --
05/12/2005, 10:00 pm 0 0 $1K --
         
Hail        
06/14/2004, 05:28 pm 0 0 $5K $8K
06/29/1998, 06:30 pm 0 0 $100K --
05/18/1997, 06:59 pm 0 0 $1M --
         
Heavy Rain        
05/07/2007, 05:00 am 0 6 $50K --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
04/23/2006, 08:23 pm 0 0 $10K --
06/12/2004, 08:15 pm 0 0 $20K $10K
05/08/2002, 05:58 pm 0 0 $10K --
05/11/2000, 08:27 pm 0 0 $1K --
05/11/2000, 08:17 pm 0 0 $1K --
10/04/1998, 05:15 pm 0 0 $5K --
06/29/1998, 06:30 pm 0 2 $700K --
         





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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 Wakarusa Township, Kansas directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Wakarusa Township, Kansas

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder n/a 2 3 2 2 3 0 4 0 0 0 0 1
    per 100,000 n/a 2 4 2 2 4 0 4 0 0 0 0 1
Rape n/a 32 37 47 30 48 48 40 57 40 33 52 50
    per 100,000 n/a 40 45 57 37 58 53 44 62 43 37 58 56
Robbery n/a 43 59 64 41 79 63 78 76 61 37 53 74
    per 100,000 n/a 53 72 78 50 96 70 86 83 65 42 59 82
Assault n/a 244 266 254 203 370 298 290 291 312 265 265 213
    per 100,000 n/a 302 325 308 247 449 331 318 317 332 300 297 237
Burglary n/a 668 810 664 545 603 550 801 683 522 502 604 493
    per 100,000 n/a 826 990 805 663 732 611 879 745 556 569 677 548
Larceny Theft n/a 2,775 3,222 3,329 2,797 4,106 4,283 3,656 3,551 3,163 3,098 3,190 2,959
    per 100,000 n/a 3,429 3,937 4,036 3,405 4,983 4,757 4,014 3,872 3,367 3,512 3,577 3,287
Vehicle Theft n/a 175 173 220 151 205 197 199 156 156 193 203 173
    per 100,000 n/a 216 211 267 184 249 219 218 170 166 219 228 192
Arson n/a 12 8 19 6 13 23 26 20 21 14 26 19
    per 100,000 n/a 15 10 23 7 16 26 29 22 22 16 29 21
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
n/a 80 91 92 69 125 102 103 106 103 84 93 85
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
n/a 908 1,053 1,058 875 1,232 1,263 1,171 1,103 966 952 1,006 911
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
n/a 494 572 575 472 678 683 637 604 534 518 549 498


(updated 2013)



Number of Sex Offenders In Kansas

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


(updated 2014)



Jails in Wakarusa Township, Kansas


  • Douglas County Jail


    111 E. 11th Street, Lawrence, KS 66044
    Capacity: 191
    Confined: 139
    Avg. Population: 169
    Year Built: 1999
    Year Renovated: 2005


(updated 2006)



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