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Demographics Analysis

The people of Weir 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
(Weir City, Kansas)

Male:

Under 5 years : 18

5 to 9 years : 13

10 to 14 years : 29

15 to 17 years : 21

18 and 19 years : 37

20 years : 14

21 years : 16

22 to 24 years : 31

25 to 29 years : 38

30 to 34 years : 8

35 to 39 years : 30

40 to 44 years : 32

45 to 49 years : 47

50 to 54 years : 30

55 to 59 years : 17

60 and 61 years : 5

62 to 64 years : 0

65 and 66 years : 7

67 to 69 years : 20

70 to 74 years : 16

75 to 79 years : 6

80 to 84 years : 0

85 years and over : 4

Female:

Under 5 years : 10

5 to 9 years : 22

10 to 14 years : 34

15 to 17 years : 7

18 and 19 years : 6

20 years : 0

21 years : 11

22 to 24 years : 18

25 to 29 years : 23

30 to 34 years : 35

35 to 39 years : 29

40 to 44 years : 34

45 to 49 years : 32

50 to 54 years : 9

55 to 59 years : 27

60 and 61 years : 10

62 to 64 years : 11

65 and 66 years : 12

67 to 69 years : 7

70 to 74 years : 8

75 to 79 years : 3

80 to 84 years : 0

85 years and over : 10


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Weir City, Kansas)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 451

Multiple ancestry : 226

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 50

Ancestry not reported : 70


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 789

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

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

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 3

Not a U.S. citizen : 5


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Weir City, Kansas)

Total:

Under 5 years : 28

5 to 17 years : 126

18 to 24 years : 133

25 to 34 years : 104

35 to 44 years : 125

45 to 54 years : 118

55 to 59 years : 44

60 and 61 years : 15

62 to 64 years : 11

65 to 74 years : 70

75 years and over : 23

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 13

5 to 17 years : 73

18 to 24 years : 85

25 to 34 years : 71

35 to 44 years : 94

45 to 54 years : 91

55 to 59 years : 29

60 and 61 years : 3

62 to 64 years : 8

65 to 74 years : 42

75 years and over : 13

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 15

5 to 17 years : 53

18 to 24 years : 48

25 to 34 years : 33

35 to 44 years : 26

45 to 54 years : 27

55 to 59 years : 12

60 and 61 years : 12

62 to 64 years : 3

65 to 74 years : 28

75 years and over : 10

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 : 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 : 5

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 3

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
(Weir City, Kansas)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 294

Female : 228

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 140

Female : 127

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 5

Female : 3


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Weir City, Kansas)

Born in state of residence : 509

Born in other state in the United States : 265

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 5


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 108

Now married, except separated : 302

Divorced : 32

Separated : 0

Widowed : 15

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 51

Now married, except separated : 131

Divorced : 5

Separated : 0

Widowed : 19

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 8

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 751

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 6

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Italian:

Speak English "very well" : 5

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 7


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Weir City, Kansas

  • United States Or American: 148   (18.7%)
  • German: 146   (18.5%)
  • Irish: 125   (15.8%)
  • Other Groups: 74   (9.4%)
  • English: 61   (7.7%)
  • French (except Basque): 57   (7.2%)
  • Dutch: 28   (3.5%)
  • Scotch-irish: 26   (3.3%)
  • Italian: 26   (3.3%)
  • Scottish: 26   (3.3%)
  • Belgian: 15   (1.9%)
  • Swedish: 14   (1.8%)
  • Welsh: 14   (1.8%)
  • Slavic: 8   (1.0%)
  • Austrian: 7   (0.9%)
  • Arab: 5   (0.6%)
  • Swiss: 3   (0.4%)
  • Russian: 2   (0.3%)
  • European: 2   (0.3%)
  • Lithuanian: 2   (0.3%)
  • Norwegian: 2   (0.3%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Weir City, Kansas is 797



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Weir City, Kansas: 439
Female Population in Weir City, Kansas: 358


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Weir City, Kansas: 30.3
Median Female Resident Age in Weir City, Kansas: 38.4


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Kansas is 36


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Weir City, Kansas


White


Both sexes

39.4

Male

38.5

Female

40.3

Black or African American


Both sexes

10.5

Male

0.0

Female

10.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

38.5

Male

25.5

Female

46.5

Asian


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

19.0

Male

19.0

Female

36.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

34.5

Male

41.5

Female

27.0

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

34.5

Male

22.5

Female

54.0

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

39.3

Male

38.6

Female

39.9


(updated 2010)



Races in Weir City, Kansas


  • White: 779
  • African American: 4
  • American Indian: 11
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 3
  • Two or More Races: 0



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 4   (1.63%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 2   (0.81%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 16   (6.5%)
  • 9th Grade: 4   (1.63%)
  • 10th Grade: 5   (2.03%)
  • 11th Grade: 9   (3.66%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 0   (0%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 98   (39.84%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 13   (5.28%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 57   (23.17%)
  • Associate Degree: 12   (4.88%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 22   (8.94%)
  • Master's Degree: 2   (0.81%)
  • Professional School Degree: 2   (0.81%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 5   (1.82%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 17   (6.18%)
  • 9th Grade: 13   (4.73%)
  • 10th Grade: 6   (2.18%)
  • 11th Grade: 10   (3.64%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 6   (2.18%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 84   (30.55%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 22   (8%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 52   (18.91%)
  • Associate Degree: 34   (12.36%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 26   (9.45%)
  • Master's Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





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

  • Weir Elem


    ( Grades: KG-8, Location: Box 308, Weir, KS 66781, Phone: (620) 396-8211, Students: 163 )

Largest Schools (Private) In Weir City, Kansas

  • Faith Christian Academy


    ( Grades: K-11, Location: Po Box 216, Weir, KS 66781, Phone: (620) 396-8560, Students: 15 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Weir City, Kansas

  • Weir Public Library


    612 South Jefferson, Weir, KS 66781

(updated 2012)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Weir City, Kansas


Building


(1) Cherokee Township Volunteer Fire Department   (2) Weir City Volunteer Fire Department   (3) Weir Police Department   (4) Weir Public Library  

Cemetery


(1) Bird Cemetery   (2) Council Corners Cemetery   (3) Mound Cemetery   (4) New Pleasant View Cemetery   (5) Old Pleasant View Cemetery   (6) Saint Anthony Cemetery   (7) Wirtonia Cemetery  

Church


(1) Council Corner Church   (2) Faith Tabernacle Assembly Of God Church   (3) First Baptist Church   (4) Islamic Society Of Southeast Kansas   (5) Lawton Baptist Church   (6) Pleasant View Church   (7) Rawlings Chapel Historical   (8) Weir United Methodist Church   (9) Wirtonia Church Historical  

Civil


(1) City Of Weir   (2) Township Of Cherokee   (3) Township Of Pleasant View  

Locale


(1) Council Corner   (2) Messer Historical   (3) Overman Grain Elevator Number 1   (4) Pleasant View Historical   (5) Route 96 Weigh Station 17a   (6) Weir Wastewater Treatment Plant  

Populated Place


(1) Lawton   (2) Weir  

Post Office


(1) Weir Post Office  

School


(1) Bird School Historical   (2) Council Corner School Historical   (3) Faith Christian Academy   (4) Helmic School   (5) Langdons School Historical   (6) Neutral School Historical   (7) Pleasant View School Historical   (8) Rice School Historical   (9) Sharon School Historical   (10) Shawnee School Historical   (11) Spencer Elementary School Historical   (12) Stone School   (13) Union School Historical   (14) Wirtonia School Historical  

Stream


(1) Brush Creek   (2) Cow Creek   (3) Little Shawnee Creek   (4) Long Branch   (5) Taylor Branch  

Tower


(1) Kccu-fm Columbus   (2) Koam-tv Pittsburg  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Weir City, Kansas

66781 (pop. 1,537)


Cities Nearby Weir City, Kansas

Cherokee Township, KS  (pop. 247) 0.8 Miles
Scammon City, KS  (pop. 837) 3.3 Miles
Mineral Township, KS  (pop. 126) 3.6 Miles
Cherokee City, KS  (pop. 759) 3.6 Miles
Roseland City, KS  (pop. 136) 4.7 Miles
Pleasant View Township, KS  (pop. 340) 6.1 Miles
Baker Township, KS  (pop. 3,615) 6.2 Miles
Ross Township, KS  (pop. 828) 7.2 Miles
Pittsburg City, KS  (pop. 20,330) 8.1 Miles
West Mineral City, KS  (pop. 268) 8.5 Miles



Area Code(s) in Weir City, Kansas

620



Elevation in Weir City, Kansas is 925.0 ft. (282.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Weir City, Kansas

Lat: 37.308768 N        Long: -94.774289 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 17   (4.9%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 22   (6.3%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 16   (4.6%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 35   (10.0%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 44   (12.6%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 53   (15.1%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 65   (18.6%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 17   (4.9%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 12   (3.4%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 5   (1.4%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 1   (0.3%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 29   (8.3%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 34   (9.7%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Weir City, Kansas)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 321

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 42

In 3-person carpool : 13

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 0

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

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 13

Other means : 5

Worked at home : 34


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Weir City, Kansas)

Less than 5 minutes : 23

5 to 9 minutes : 43

10 to 14 minutes : 37

15 to 19 minutes : 124

20 to 24 minutes : 96

25 to 29 minutes : 15

30 to 34 minutes : 42

35 to 39 minutes : 5

40 to 44 minutes : 0

45 to 59 minutes : 0

60 to 89 minutes : 3

90 or more minutes : 6


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 78

No Social Security income : 231


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 32

No retirement income : 277


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Weir City, Kansas)

Less than $10,000 : 5

$10,000 to $14,999 : 4

$15,000 to $19,999 : 9

$20,000 to $24,999 : 25

$25,000 to $29,999 : 24

$30,000 to $34,999 : 9

$35,000 to $39,999 : 11

$40,000 to $44,999 : 42

$45,000 to $49,999 : 55

$50,000 to $59,999 : 15

$60,000 to $74,999 : 14

$75,000 to $99,999 : 20

$100,000 to $124,999 : 2

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $42,460


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Weir City, Kansas

  • KKLL (1100 AM; 5.0 kW; Carthage, MO; Owner: New Life Evangelistic Center, Inc.)
  • KZYM (1230 AM; 1.0 kW; Joplin, MO; Owner: Zimmer Radio, Inc.)
  • KZRG (1310 AM; 5.0 kW; Joplin, MO; Owner: Zimmer Radio, Inc.)
  • KSEK (1340 AM; 1.0 kW; Pittsburg, KS; Owner: Southeast Kansas Independent Living Resource Center, Inc.)
  • KQYX (1450 AM; 0.94 kW; Joplin, MO; Owner: Ffd Holdings I, Inc.)
  • KQYX (1450 AM; 1.0 kW; Joplin, MO; Owner: Ffd Holdings I, Inc.)
  • KDMO (1490 AM; 1.0 kW; Carthage, MO; Owner: Carthage Broadcasting Company, Inc.)
  • KLKC (1540 AM; 0.25 kW; Parsons, KS; Owner: Southeast Kansas Independent Living Resource Center, Inc.)
  • WMBH (1560 AM; 0.25 kW; Joplin, MO; Owner: Hardman Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • KKOW (860 AM; 5.0 kW; Pittsburg, KS; Owner: American Media Investments)
  • KVIS (910 AM; 1.0 kW; Miami, OK; Owner: Northeast Oklahoma Broadcast Network, Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near Weir City, Kansas

  • KBZI (100.7 FM; Arcadia, KS; Owner: American Media Investments Inc)
  • KGLC (100.9 FM; Miami, OK; Owner: Northeast Oklahoma Broadcast Network, Inc.)
  • KHST (101.7 FM; Iantha, MO; Owner: Southeast Kansas Broadcasting Company, Inc.)
  • KIXQ (102.5 FM; Joplin, MO; Owner: Zimmer Radio, Inc.)
  • KWXD (103.5 FM; Pittsburg, KS; Owner: Southeast Kansas Broadcasting Company, Inc.)
  • KCAR-FM (104.3 FM; Galena, KS; Owner: Ffd Holdings I, Inc.)
  • KMOQ (105.3 FM; Joplin, MO; Owner: Ffd Holdings I, Inc.)
  • KMOQ (105.3 FM; Crestline, KS; Owner: Ffd Holdings I, Inc.)
  • KJML (107.1 FM; Crestline, KS; Owner: Ffd Holdings I, Inc.)
  • KJML (107.1 FM; Lawton, KS; Owner: Ffd Holdings I, Inc.)
  • NEW (88.1 FM; Oswego, KS; Owner: Calvary Chapel Of Joplin)
  • NEW (88.1 FM; Chetopa, KS; Owner: Catholic Hour, Inc.)
  • NEW (88.1 FM; Peoria, OK; Owner: Community Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • NEW (88.1 FM; Miami, OK; Owner: Creative Educational Media Corporation, Inc.)
  • NEW (88.1 FM; Baxter Springs, KS; Owner: Vcy America Inc.)
  • KXMS (88.7 FM; Duenweg, MO; Owner: Board Of Governors -- Missouri Southern State University)
  • KRPS (89.9 FM; Carona, KS; Owner: Pittsburg State University)
  • KOBC (90.7 FM; Duenweg, MO; Owner: Ozark Christian College)
  • NEW (91.1 FM; Erie, KS; Owner: Joshua Springs Calvary Chapel)
  • NEW (91.3 FM; Girard, KS; Owner: Grace Public Radio)
  • KSYN (92.5 FM; Joplin, MO; Owner: Zimmer Radio, Inc.)
  • KLKC-FM (93.5 FM; Parsons, KS; Owner: Southeast Kansas Independent Living Resource Center, Inc.)
  • KJMK (93.9 FM; Neck City, MO; Owner: Zimmer Radio, Inc.)
  • KMXL (95.1 FM; Carthage, MO; Owner: Carthage Broadcasting Company, Inc.)
  • KKOW-FM (96.9 FM; Carona, KS; Owner: American Media Investments, Inc.)
  • KXDG (97.9 FM; Neck City, MO; Owner: Zimmer Radio, Inc.)
  • KSEK-FM (99.1 FM; Girard, KS; Owner: Southeast Kansas Independent Living Resource Center, Inc.)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Weir City, Kansas

  • KODE-TV (Channel 12; Joplin, MO; Owner: Mission Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • KFJX (Channel 14; Lawton, KS; Owner: Surtsey Media, Llc)
  • KSNF (Channel 16; Joplin, MO; Owner: Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • KOZJ (Channel 26; Joplin, MO; Owner: Board Of Governors Of Missouri State University)
  • KOAM-TV (Channel 7; Lawton, KS; Owner: Saga Quad States Communications, Llc)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Weir City, Kansas

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 20  (11.3%)
  • Service Occupations: 15  (8.5%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 22  (12.4%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 40  (22.6%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 59  (31.2%)
  • Service Occupations: 42  (22.2%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 51  (27.0%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 2  (1.1%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 4  (2.1%)


(updated 2010)





There are 45 Farms In Weir City, Kansas


(updated 2008)



Banks In Weir City, Kansas

Cbw Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $12.4k
    Industry Specialization: Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 1

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Weir City, Kansas

  • Atkinson Municipal


    (about 9.8 miles in Frontenac, Kansas; Airport Code: PTS)

  • Joplin Regional


    (about 18.7 miles in Webb City, Missouri; Airport Code: JLN)

  • Joplin Municipal


    (about 18.8 miles in Webb City, Missouri; Airport Code: JLN)

  • Miami Municipal


    (about 28.4 miles in North Miami, Oklahoma; Airport Code: MIO)

  • Fort Scott Municipal


    (about 33.7 miles in Fort Scott, Kansas; Airport Code: FSK)

  • Tri City


    (about 40.4 miles in Dennis, Kansas; Airport Code: PPF)

  • Nevada Municipal


    (about 45.5 miles in Nevada, Missouri; Airport Code: NVD)

  • Coffeyville Municipal


    (about 46.3 miles in Coffeyville, Kansas; Airport Code: CFV)

  • Grand Lake Regional


    (about 50.8 miles in Grove, Oklahoma; Airport Code: NRI)

  • Independence Municipal


    (about 56.2 miles in Tyro, Kansas; Airport Code: IDP)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Weir City, Kansas

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

81.44%

Carpooled

11.63%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

1.11%

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

2.22%

Other Means

0.55%

Worked At Home

3.05%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 215

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 0

Female householder, no husband present : 20

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 54

Householder not living alone : 20


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 11

Male householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 3

All other households : 295


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Weir City, Kansas)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 176

Renter-occupied housing units : 39

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 : 20

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 37

Renter-occupied housing units : 37


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Weir City, Kansas)

Less than $10,000 : 34

$10,000 to $14,999 : 4

$15,000 to $19,999 : 9

$20,000 to $24,999 : 40

$25,000 to $29,999 : 25

$30,000 to $34,999 : 9

$35,000 to $39,999 : 31

$40,000 to $44,999 : 42

$45,000 to $49,999 : 57

$50,000 to $59,999 : 15

$60,000 to $74,999 : 17

$75,000 to $99,999 : 20

$100,000 to $124,999 : 6

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Weir City, Kansas)

Total : 360


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Weir City, Kansas)

Occupied : 309

Vacant : 51


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Weir City, Kansas)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Weir City, Kansas)

Built 2005 or later : 0

Built 2000 to 2004 : 0

Built 1990 to 1999 : 55

Built 1980 to 1989 : 28

Built 1970 to 1979 : 60

Built 1960 to 1969 : 54

Built 1950 to 1959 : 4

Built 1940 to 1949 : 19

Built 1939 or earlier : 140


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Weir City, Kansas)

Utility gas : 276

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 13

Electricity : 20

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
(Weir City, Kansas)

Less than $10,000 : 30

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 17

$20,000 to $24,999 : 24

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 35

$35,000 to $39,999 : 13

$40,000 to $49,999 : 13

$50,000 to $59,999 : 22

$60,000 to $69,999 : 6

$70,000 to $79,999 : 11

$80,000 to $89,999 : 37

$90,000 to $99,999 : 0

$100,000 to $124,999 : 12

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $174,999 : 7

$175,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 to $249,999 : 6

$250,000 to $299,999 : 0

$300,000 to $399,999 : 0

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Weir 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 : 4

Home equity loan only : 0

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 113

Housing units without a mortgage : 116


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 :

Built 1990 to 1999 : $35,800

Built 1980 to 1989 : $33,100

Built 1970 to 1979 : $82,200

Built 1960 to 1969 : $73,000

Built 1950 to 1959 :

Built 1940 to 1949 : $23,200

Built 1939 or earlier : $34,100


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Weir City, Kansas: 66.2%

Percentage of Family Households in Kansas: 66.0%


(updated 2010)









Median Household Income In 2000 (Weir City, KS): $27,054
Median Household Income In 2000 (Kansas): $40,624


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Weir City): $29,100
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Kansas): $81,000


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Weir City): $405
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Kansas): $498


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Weir City, Kansas

Utility Gas: 90.2%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 2.6%
Electricity: 5.2%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 1.6%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.3%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Weir City, Kansas are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Weir City, Kansas

Mt Carmel Reg Medical Ctr Home Care Services


     Address: #3 Medical Circle Ste B, Pittsburg, Kansas 66762
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 8/2/1984

Hha Of Of Girard Medical Center


     Address: 307 North Hospital Drive Suite 3, Girard, Kansas 66743
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 8/13/1987

Preferred Care Home Rehab Specialists


     Address: 125b East Prairie, Girard, Kansas 66743
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 9/19/2000

Sacred Rose Healthcare-joplin


     Address: 2700 Mcclelland Blvd, Joplin, Missouri 64804
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 3/16/1999

Amedisys Home Health Of Joplin


     Address: 2902 Mcclelland Boulevard, Suite 2a, Joplin, Missouri 64804
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 12/1/2006

Hospitals Close To Weir City, Kansas

Mt Carmel Regional Medical Center


     Address: 1102 East Centennial, Pittsburg, Kansas 66762
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Girard Medical Center


     Address: 302 North Hospital Drive, Girard, Kansas 66743
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

St John's Regional Medical Center


     Address: 2727 Mcclelland Blvd, Joplin, Missouri 64804
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Freeman Health System - Freeman West


     Address: 1102 West 32nd Street, Joplin, Missouri 64804
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

"landmark Hospital Of Joplin, Llc"


     Address: 2040 W 32nd Street, Joplin, Missouri 64804
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Nursing Homes Close To Weir City, Kansas

Medicalodges Pittsburg South


     Address: 2520 S Rouse St, Pittsburg, Kansas 66762
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 42
     Percent Occupied: 70%

Mt Carmel Reg Med Ctr Snf


     Address: Centennial & Rouse, Pittsburg, Kansas 66762
     Ownership: Non Profit - Church Related
     Number of Residents: 13
     Percent Occupied: 81%

Golden Livingcenter - Pittsburg


     Address: 1005 E Centennial Dr, Pittsburg, Kansas 66762
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 53
     Percent Occupied: 55%

Cornerstone Village Inc


     Address: 1502 E Centennial, Pittsburg, Kansas 66762
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 87
     Percent Occupied: 91%

Medicalodges Columbus


     Address: 101 Lee Ave, Columbus, Kansas 66725
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 32
     Percent Occupied: 67%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Weir City, Kansas

Name: Wolf Creek
Address: PO Box 411; Burlington, KS 66839-0411
Distance: 81 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Weir City, Kansas

    Retired Workers: 185
    Disabled Workers: 55
    Widowers Workers: 40
    Spouses Workers: 15
    Children Workers: 25


(updated 2007)



Cherokee County, Kansas Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 37.59%
  • Bush & Cheney 61.36%
  • Other 1.05%



(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 Weir City, Kansas citizens.

Relocation to Cherokee County, KS

6.77 % of Cherokee County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $27,292

Kansas Average 7.39 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Jasper County , MO 1.71 % ($23,280 AGI )
  • Crawford County , KS 1.31 % ($31,615 AGI )
  • Ottawa County , OK 0.59 % ($26,721 AGI )

Relocation away from Cherokee County, KS

6.74 % of Cherokee 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 $24,794

Kansas Average 7.67 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Jasper County , MO 1.84 % ($24,281 AGI )
  • Ottawa County , OK 0.83 % ($26,590 AGI )
  • Crawford County , KS 0.78 % ($24,965 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 Weir 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 Weir City, Kansas directly or research local government web sites.



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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