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Demographics Analysis

The people of Wathena 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
(Wathena City, Kansas)

Male:

Under 5 years : 22

5 to 9 years : 35

10 to 14 years : 57

15 to 17 years : 22

18 and 19 years : 6

20 years : 0

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 16

25 to 29 years : 42

30 to 34 years : 42

35 to 39 years : 44

40 to 44 years : 43

45 to 49 years : 52

50 to 54 years : 57

55 to 59 years : 39

60 and 61 years : 31

62 to 64 years : 26

65 and 66 years : 4

67 to 69 years : 24

70 to 74 years : 0

75 to 79 years : 20

80 to 84 years : 10

85 years and over : 4

Female:

Under 5 years : 28

5 to 9 years : 73

10 to 14 years : 72

15 to 17 years : 39

18 and 19 years : 25

20 years : 5

21 years : 17

22 to 24 years : 24

25 to 29 years : 41

30 to 34 years : 15

35 to 39 years : 40

40 to 44 years : 86

45 to 49 years : 44

50 to 54 years : 75

55 to 59 years : 35

60 and 61 years : 19

62 to 64 years : 7

65 and 66 years : 16

67 to 69 years : 18

70 to 74 years : 17

75 to 79 years : 22

80 to 84 years : 15

85 years and over : 39


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Wathena City, Kansas)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 617

Multiple ancestry : 475

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 27

Ancestry not reported : 249


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 1,321

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 4

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 40

Not a U.S. citizen : 3


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Wathena City, Kansas)

Total:

Under 5 years : 50

5 to 17 years : 298

18 to 24 years : 93

25 to 34 years : 140

35 to 44 years : 213

45 to 54 years : 228

55 to 59 years : 74

60 and 61 years : 50

62 to 64 years : 33

65 to 74 years : 79

75 years and over : 110

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 6

5 to 17 years : 48

18 to 24 years : 7

25 to 34 years : 35

35 to 44 years : 43

45 to 54 years : 50

55 to 59 years : 36

60 and 61 years : 9

62 to 64 years : 14

65 to 74 years : 35

75 years and over : 39

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 44

5 to 17 years : 250

18 to 24 years : 86

25 to 34 years : 105

35 to 44 years : 149

45 to 54 years : 161

55 to 59 years : 38

60 and 61 years : 41

62 to 64 years : 19

65 to 74 years : 39

75 years and over : 67

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 : 4

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 17

45 to 54 years : 17

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 5

75 years and over : 4


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Wathena City, Kansas)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 158

Female : 164

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 434

Female : 565

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 4

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 0

Female : 43


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Wathena City, Kansas)

Born in state of residence : 311

Born in other state in the United States : 982

Native: born outside the United States : 4

Foreign born : 40


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 43

Now married, except separated : 139

Divorced : 60

Separated : 0

Widowed : 44

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 172

Now married, except separated : 445

Divorced : 54

Separated : 3

Widowed : 74

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 4

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 17

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 26


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 1,315

Tagalog:

Speak English "very well" : 3

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Wathena City, Kansas

  • German: 402   (32.7%)
  • Irish: 176   (14.3%)
  • United States Or American: 151   (12.3%)
  • English: 121   (9.8%)
  • Other Groups: 119   (9.7%)
  • Dutch: 40   (3.3%)
  • French (except Basque): 36   (2.9%)
  • Swiss: 27   (2.2%)
  • Scotch-irish: 27   (2.2%)
  • Norwegian: 26   (2.1%)
  • Swedish: 17   (1.4%)
  • Scottish: 14   (1.1%)
  • Italian: 13   (1.1%)
  • Welsh: 13   (1.1%)
  • Czech: 11   (0.9%)
  • French Canadian: 10   (0.8%)
  • Polish: 7   (0.6%)
  • Danish: 6   (0.5%)
  • Russian: 4   (0.3%)
  • Austrian: 3   (0.2%)
  • Slovak: 2   (0.2%)
  • European: 2   (0.2%)
  • Slovene: 1   (0.1%)
  • Belgian: 1   (0.1%)
  • Greek: 1   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Wathena City, Kansas is 1,368



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Wathena City, Kansas: 596
Female Population in Wathena City, Kansas: 772


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Wathena City, Kansas: 42.1
Median Female Resident Age in Wathena City, Kansas: 40.2


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Kansas is 36


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Wathena City, Kansas


White


Both sexes

41.5

Male

39.7

Female

43.1

Black or African American


Both sexes

43.0

Male

40.5

Female

51.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

36.5

Male

37.5

Female

36.5

Asian


Both sexes

20.5

Male

22.0

Female

19.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

14.5

Male

11.5

Female

17.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

25.5

Male

41.5

Female

10.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

41.6

Male

39.7

Female

43.6


(updated 2010)



Races in Wathena City, Kansas


  • White: 1,337
  • African American: 18
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 3
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 10



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 30   (7.92%)
  • 9th Grade: 4   (1.06%)
  • 10th Grade: 11   (2.9%)
  • 11th Grade: 12   (3.17%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 25   (6.6%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 150   (39.58%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 20   (5.28%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 39   (10.29%)
  • Associate Degree: 10   (2.64%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 43   (11.35%)
  • Master's Degree: 30   (7.92%)
  • Professional School Degree: 5   (1.32%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 3   (0.63%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 59   (12.45%)
  • 9th Grade: 8   (1.69%)
  • 10th Grade: 9   (1.9%)
  • 11th Grade: 6   (1.27%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 19   (4.01%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 144   (30.38%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 68   (14.35%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 48   (10.13%)
  • Associate Degree: 31   (6.54%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 57   (12.03%)
  • Master's Degree: 22   (4.64%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Wathena City, Kansas

  • Wathena


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: Po Box 38, Wathena, KS 66090, Phone: (785) 989-4427, Students: 395 )

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

  • Wathena Elem


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: Po Box 38, Wathena, KS 66090, Phone: (785) 989-4425, Students: 207 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Wathena City, Kansas

  • Wathena High


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: Po Box 38, Wathena, KS 66090, Phone: (785) 989-4426, Students: 188 )

Public Libraries (Branch) In Wathena City, Kansas

  • Wathena Branch Library


    206 St. Joseph, Wathena, KS 66090

(updated 2012)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Wathena City, Kansas


Bend


(1) Burr Oak Bottom   (2) Gladden Bottom  

Building


(1) Doniphan County Wathena Branch Library   (2) Wathena City Hall   (3) Wathena Fire District 1   (4) Wathena Police Department  

Cemetery


(1) Bellemont Cemetery   (2) Columbus Cemetery   (3) Jackson Cemetery   (4) Moskau Cemetery   (5) Mount Calvary Cemetery   (6) New Hope Cemetery   (7) Rosendale Cemetery   (8) Tambor Cemetery  

Church


(1) Burr Oak Church   (2) Christ Lutheran Church   (3) First Baptist Church   (4) Marion Church Historical   (5) Saint Joseph S Catholic Church   (6) Wathena United Methodist Church   (7) Zion United Evangelical Church  

Civil


(1) City Of Wathena   (2) Township Of Burr Oak   (3) Township Of Marion   (4) Township Of Washington  

Locale


(1) Hunt Historical   (2) Lawrence Number Two Historical   (3) Smithton Historical   (4) Wathena Sewer Treatment Plant  

Populated Place


(1) Blair   (2) Gaslight Mobile Home Park   (3) Palermo   (4) Wathena  

Post Office


(1) Wathena Post Office  

School


(1) Bellemont School Historical   (2) Burr Oak School   (3) Columbus School   (4) Cordonier School   (5) Gladden School Historical   (6) Lehman School   (7) Mount Airy School Historical   (8) Palermo School Historical   (9) Randolph School   (10) Riverside High School   (11) Wathena Elementary School  

Stream


(1) Duncan Creek   (2) Peters Creek   (3) Smith Creek   (4) Walnut Creek  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Wathena City, Kansas

66090 (pop. 2,601)


Cities Nearby Wathena City, Kansas

Elwood City, KS  (pop. 1,096) 3.8 Miles
Troy City, KS  (pop. 1,074) 7.8 Miles
Wayne Township, KS  (pop. 210) 9.0 Miles
Independence Township, KS  (pop. 394) 13.2 Miles
Wolf River Township, KS  (pop. 483) 15.6 Miles
Severance City, KS  (pop. 125) 16.1 Miles
Shannon Township, KS  (pop. 1,471) 16.4 Miles
Atchison City, KS  (pop. 10,430) 16.8 Miles
Denton City, KS  (pop. 178) 17.2 Miles
Iowa Township, KS  (pop. 1,429) 18.2 Miles



Area Code(s) in Wathena City, Kansas

785



Elevation in Wathena City, Kansas is 886.0 ft. (270.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Wathena City, Kansas

Lat: 39.762161 N        Long: -94.948117 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 23   (3.6%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 13   (2.1%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 35   (5.5%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 52   (8.2%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 63   (9.9%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 77   (12.1%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 198   (31.2%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 45   (7.1%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 19   (3.0%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 7   (1.1%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 8   (1.3%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 7   (1.1%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 26   (4.1%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 61   (9.6%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Wathena City, Kansas)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 552

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 36

In 3-person carpool : 0

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 5

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 7

Other means : 8

Worked at home : 27


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Wathena City, Kansas)

Less than 5 minutes : 64

5 to 9 minutes : 133

10 to 14 minutes : 56

15 to 19 minutes : 141

20 to 24 minutes : 83

25 to 29 minutes : 9

30 to 34 minutes : 48

35 to 39 minutes : 14

40 to 44 minutes : 7

45 to 59 minutes : 8

60 to 89 minutes : 42

90 or more minutes : 3


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 186

No Social Security income : 341


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 84

No retirement income : 443


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Wathena City, Kansas)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 30

$20,000 to $24,999 : 3

$25,000 to $29,999 : 19

$30,000 to $34,999 : 4

$35,000 to $39,999 : 11

$40,000 to $44,999 : 38

$45,000 to $49,999 : 15

$50,000 to $59,999 : 28

$60,000 to $74,999 : 68

$75,000 to $99,999 : 54

$100,000 to $124,999 : 24

$125,000 to $149,999 : 12

$150,000 to $199,999 : 30

$200,000 or more : 7


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $64,728


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Wathena City, Kansas

  • KGNM (1270 AM; 1.0 kW; Saint Joseph, MO; Owner: Orama, Inc.)
  • KAIR (1470 AM; 1.0 kW; De Kalb, MO; Owner: Knza Inc.)
  • KSFT (1550 AM; 5.0 kW; Saint Joseph, MO; Owner: Eagle Communications, Inc.)
  • KFEQ (680 AM; 5.0 kW; Saint Joseph, MO; Owner: Eagle Communications, Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near Wathena City, Kansas

  • KKJO-FM (105.5 FM; Saint Joseph, MO; Owner: Eagle Communications, Inc.)
  • KKJO-FM (105.5 FM; Severance, KS; Owner: Eagle Communications, Inc.)
  • KJCV (89.7 FM; Severance, KS; Owner: Community Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • 960514MA (91.1 FM; Saint Joseph, MO; Owner: Good News Ministries, Inc.)
  • KSRD (91.9 FM; Severance, KS; Owner: Horizon Christian Fellowship)
  • KSJQ (92.7 FM; Fillmore, MO; Owner: Eagle Communications, Inc.)
  • KAIR-FM (93.7 FM; Huron, KS; Owner: Knza Inc.)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Wathena City, Kansas

  • KTAJ-TV (Channel 16; Agency, MO; Owner: Tccsa, Inc., D/b/a Trinity Broadcasting Network)
  • KQTV (Channel 2; Saint Joseph, MO; Owner: Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Wathena City, Kansas

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 98  (29.2%)
  • Service Occupations: 26  (7.7%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 38  (11.3%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 4  (1.2%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 50  (14.9%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 107  (34.0%)
  • Service Occupations: 70  (22.2%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 120  (38.1%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 2  (0.6%)


(updated 2010)





There are 92 Farms In Wathena City, Kansas


(updated 2008)



Banks In Wathena City, Kansas

The Farmers State Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $63.1k
    Industry Specialization: All Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 21

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Wathena City, Kansas

  • Rosecrans Memorial


    (about 2.2 miles in Elwood, Kansas; Airport Code: STJ)

  • Sherman AAF


    (about 27.2 miles in Fort Leavenworth, Kansas; Airport Code: FLV)

  • Hiawatha Municipal


    (about 31.5 miles in Hiawatha, Kansas; Airport Code: HIA)

  • Hiawatha Municipal


    (about 31.5 miles in Hiawatha, Kansas; Airport Code: KS3)

  • Kansas City International


    (about 34.4 miles in Kansas City, Missouri; Airport Code: MCI)

  • Midwest National Air Center


    (about 45.2 miles in Mosby, Missouri; Airport Code: MO1)

  • Fairfax Municipal


    (about 46.2 miles in Kansas City, Kansas; Airport Code: KCK)

  • Kansas City Downtown


    (about 48.0 miles in Kansas City, Missouri; Airport Code: MKC)

  • Charles B. Wheeler Downtown


    (about 48.1 miles in Kansas City, Missouri; Airport Code: MKC)

  • Lawrence Municipal


    (about 54.0 miles in Lawrence, Kansas; Airport Code: LWC)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Wathena City, Kansas

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

86.05%

Carpooled

9.46%

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

2.79%

Other Means

0.0%

Worked At Home

1.71%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 274

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 3

Female householder, no husband present : 66

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 167

Householder not living alone : 17


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 3

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 38

All other households : 486


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Wathena City, Kansas)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 219

Renter-occupied housing units : 55

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 0

Renter-occupied housing units : 3

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 46

Renter-occupied housing units : 20

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 102

Renter-occupied housing units : 82


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Wathena City, Kansas)

Less than $10,000 : 38

$10,000 to $14,999 : 44

$15,000 to $19,999 : 33

$20,000 to $24,999 : 22

$25,000 to $29,999 : 23

$30,000 to $34,999 : 20

$35,000 to $39,999 : 17

$40,000 to $44,999 : 52

$45,000 to $49,999 : 26

$50,000 to $59,999 : 47

$60,000 to $74,999 : 75

$75,000 to $99,999 : 54

$100,000 to $124,999 : 24

$125,000 to $149,999 : 12

$150,000 to $199,999 : 30

$200,000 or more : 10


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Wathena City, Kansas)

Total : 578


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Wathena City, Kansas)

Occupied : 527

Vacant : 51


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Wathena City, Kansas)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Wathena City, Kansas)

Built 2005 or later : 0

Built 2000 to 2004 : 51

Built 1990 to 1999 : 58

Built 1980 to 1989 : 65

Built 1970 to 1979 : 102

Built 1960 to 1969 : 74

Built 1950 to 1959 : 42

Built 1940 to 1949 : 16

Built 1939 or earlier : 170


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Wathena City, Kansas)

Utility gas : 426

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 4

Electricity : 97

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
(Wathena City, Kansas)

Less than $10,000 : 13

$10,000 to $14,999 : 15

$15,000 to $19,999 : 4

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 16

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 19

$50,000 to $59,999 : 22

$60,000 to $69,999 : 10

$70,000 to $79,999 : 6

$80,000 to $89,999 : 45

$90,000 to $99,999 : 68

$100,000 to $124,999 : 36

$125,000 to $149,999 : 32

$150,000 to $174,999 : 47

$175,000 to $199,999 : 10

$200,000 to $249,999 : 12

$250,000 to $299,999 : 0

$300,000 to $399,999 : 7

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 5

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Wathena 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 : 13

Home equity loan only : 18

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 183

Housing units without a mortgage : 153


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $187,500

Built 1990 to 1999 : $33,500

Built 1980 to 1989 : $118,800

Built 1970 to 1979 : $95,000

Built 1960 to 1969 : $112,500

Built 1950 to 1959 : $93,100

Built 1940 to 1949 : $112,500

Built 1939 or earlier : $91,300


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Wathena City, Kansas: 66.4%

Percentage of Family Households in Kansas: 66.0%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Wathena City, Kansas

Institutionalized population


  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 100%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Wathena 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 4 4 $406,900
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

4 4 $406,900
2000        
  Single Family 3 3 $324,519
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 3 $324,519
2001        
  Single Family 2 2 $223,757
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $223,757
2002        
  Single Family 3 3 $349,028
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 3 $349,028
2003        
  Single Family 7 7 $860,427
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

7 7 $860,427
2004        
  Single Family 5 5 $647,796
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

5 5 $647,796
2005        
  Single Family 5 5 $690,265
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

5 5 $690,265
2006        
  Single Family 4 4 $595,883
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

4 4 $595,883


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Wathena City, KS): $34,046
Median Household Income In 2000 (Kansas): $40,624


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Wathena City): $62,000
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Kansas): $81,000


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Wathena City): $363
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Kansas): $498


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Wathena City, Kansas

Utility Gas: 84.9%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 3.9%
Electricity: 10.4%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.4%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.4%
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 Wathena City, Kansas are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Wathena City, Kansas

Homeward Bound Health Services, Inc


     Address: 3501 Gene Field Road, Saint Joseph, Missouri 64506
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 8/26/2002

Benders Home Care Inc


     Address: 1305a Village Drive, Saint Joseph, Missouri 64508
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 10/10/1985

Heartland Home Health


     Address: 137 North Belt Highway, Saint Joseph, Missouri 64506
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 12/12/1977

Doniphan Co Health Dept Hha


     Address: 201 S Main, Troy, Kansas 66087
     Ownership: Government - Local
     Certified Date: 8/21/1978

Atchison Hospital Hh Care Serv


     Address: 1301 N Second Street, Atchison, Kansas 66002
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 4/6/1987

Hospitals Close To Wathena City, Kansas

Heartland Regional Medical Center


     Address: 5325 Faraon Street, Saint Joseph, Missouri 64506
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Atchison Hospital


     Address: 1301 North Second Street, Atchison, Kansas 66002
     Hospital Type: Critical Access 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

Cushing Memorial Hospital


     Address: 711 Marshall Street, Leavenworth, Kansas 66048
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Hiawatha Community Hospital


     Address: 300 Utah Street, Hiawatha, Kansas 66434
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Nursing Homes Close To Wathena City, Kansas

Wathena Healthcare & Rehabilitation Ctr


     Address: 2112 Highway 36, Wathena, Kansas 66090
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 50
     Percent Occupied: 83%

Carriage Square Health Care Center


     Address: 4009 Gene Field Road, Saint Joseph, Missouri 64506
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 111
     Percent Occupied: 85%

Abbey Woods


     Address: 5026 Faraon, Saint Joseph, Missouri 64506
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 60
     Percent Occupied: 60%

Saxton Woods Care Center


     Address: 3002 North 18th St, Po Box 8398, Saint Joseph, Missouri 64508
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 144
     Percent Occupied: 60%

Arbor View Healthcare And Rehabilitation Center


     Address: 1317 North 36th Street, Saint Joseph, Missouri 64506
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 105
     Percent Occupied: 88%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Wathena City, Kansas

Name: NPPD
Address: PO Box 98; Brownville, NE 68321
Distance: 60 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Wathena City, Kansas

    Retired Workers: 335
    Disabled Workers: 60
    Widowers Workers: 65
    Spouses Workers: 25
    Children Workers: 30


(updated 2007)



Doniphan County, Kansas Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 29.56%
  • Bush & Cheney 69.14%
  • Other 1.30%



(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 Wathena City, Kansas citizens.

Relocation to Doniphan County, KS

6.70 % of Doniphan County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $29,131

Kansas Average 7.39 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Buchanan County , MO 2.49 % ($24,113 AGI )
  • Brown County , KS 0.49 % ($33,429 AGI )
  • Atchison County , KS 0.35 % ($29,100 AGI )

Relocation away from Doniphan County, KS

6.41 % of Doniphan 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 $26,148

Kansas Average 7.67 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Buchanan County , MO 2.29 % ($22,200 AGI )
  • Brown County , KS 0.56 % ($27,500 AGI )
  • Atchison County , KS 0.35 % ($40,500 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 Wathena 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 Wathena City, Kansas directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Wathena 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 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 n/a 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Rape n/a 0 2 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 1
    per 100,000 n/a 0 149 0 0 77 77 0 0 0 73 0 74
Robbery n/a 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
    per 100,000 n/a 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 78 0 0 0
Assault n/a 0 1 2 4 6 7 4 2 2 2 6 2
    per 100,000 n/a 0 74 150 300 462 540 311 155 156 146 437 148
Burglary n/a 6 12 14 5 3 8 10 14 7 6 9 4
    per 100,000 n/a 441 893 1,047 375 231 617 778 1,084 547 437 655 297
Larceny Theft n/a 14 25 34 17 25 22 19 20 25 29 18 9
    per 100,000 n/a 1,028 1,860 2,543 1,276 1,925 1,696 1,477 1,549 1,953 2,112 1,310 668
Vehicle Theft n/a 0 1 3 2 2 2 2 0 3 1 2 0
    per 100,000 n/a 0 74 224 150 154 154 156 0 234 73 146 0
Arson n/a 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
    per 100,000 n/a 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 73 0 0
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
n/a 0 0 0 1 2 2 1 0 0 0 2 0
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
n/a 5 10 13 6 8 8 8 9 9 9 7 3
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
n/a 3 5 7 4 5 5 4 5 5 5 4 2


(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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