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Demographics Analysis

The people of Atchison County, 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
(Atchison County, Kansas)

Male:

Under 5 years : 502

5 to 9 years : 657

10 to 14 years : 515

15 to 17 years : 412

18 and 19 years : 375

20 years : 182

21 years : 168

22 to 24 years : 298

25 to 29 years : 461

30 to 34 years : 430

35 to 39 years : 501

40 to 44 years : 390

45 to 49 years : 625

50 to 54 years : 566

55 to 59 years : 507

60 and 61 years : 177

62 to 64 years : 213

65 and 66 years : 121

67 to 69 years : 154

70 to 74 years : 220

75 to 79 years : 222

80 to 84 years : 99

85 years and over : 130

Female:

Under 5 years : 491

5 to 9 years : 589

10 to 14 years : 498

15 to 17 years : 390

18 and 19 years : 512

20 years : 190

21 years : 110

22 to 24 years : 283

25 to 29 years : 426

30 to 34 years : 431

35 to 39 years : 577

40 to 44 years : 421

45 to 49 years : 602

50 to 54 years : 573

55 to 59 years : 462

60 and 61 years : 122

62 to 64 years : 310

65 and 66 years : 104

67 to 69 years : 261

70 to 74 years : 345

75 to 79 years : 305

80 to 84 years : 247

85 years and over : 295


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Atchison County, Kansas)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 8,509

Multiple ancestry : 5,075

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 110

Ancestry not reported : 2,775


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Atchison County, Kansas)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 16,293

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 23

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 51

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 55

Not a U.S. citizen : 47


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Atchison County, Kansas)

Total:

Under 5 years : 993

5 to 17 years : 3,061

18 to 24 years : 2,118

25 to 34 years : 1,748

35 to 44 years : 1,889

45 to 54 years : 2,366

55 to 59 years : 969

60 and 61 years : 299

62 to 64 years : 523

65 to 74 years : 1,205

75 years and over : 1,298

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 824

5 to 17 years : 2,107

18 to 24 years : 1,357

25 to 34 years : 1,341

35 to 44 years : 1,161

45 to 54 years : 1,618

55 to 59 years : 628

60 and 61 years : 209

62 to 64 years : 340

65 to 74 years : 888

75 years and over : 969

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 169

5 to 17 years : 954

18 to 24 years : 717

25 to 34 years : 407

35 to 44 years : 671

45 to 54 years : 721

55 to 59 years : 341

60 and 61 years : 90

62 to 64 years : 183

65 to 74 years : 294

75 years and over : 304

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 : 16

45 to 54 years : 10

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 23

75 years and over : 25

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 44

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 41

45 to 54 years : 17

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
(Atchison County, Kansas)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 5,677

Female : 5,765

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 2,219

Female : 2,632

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 74

Foreign born:

Male : 29

Female : 73


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Atchison County, Kansas)

Born in state of residence : 10,534

Born in other state in the United States : 4,333

Native: born outside the United States : 74

Foreign born : 41


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Atchison County, Kansas)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 2,819

Now married, except separated : 4,482

Divorced : 813

Separated : 78

Widowed : 897

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 1,241

Now married, except separated : 1,864

Divorced : 407

Separated : 175

Widowed : 265

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 14

Now married, except separated : 49

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 11

Foreign born:

Never married : 76

Now married, except separated : 26

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 15,148

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 152

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 9

Speak English less than "very well" : 11

Portuguese or Portuguese Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 11

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 63

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Japanese:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 32

Tagalog:

Speak English "very well" : 15

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Native North American languages:

Speak English "very well" : 35

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Atchison County, Kansas

  • German: 4,982   (30.7%)
  • Irish: 2,429   (15.0%)
  • Other Groups: 2,333   (14.4%)
  • United States Or American: 1,652   (10.2%)
  • English: 1,408   (8.7%)
  • Dutch: 515   (3.2%)
  • French (except Basque): 439   (2.7%)
  • Italian: 355   (2.2%)
  • Scotch-irish: 301   (1.9%)
  • European: 268   (1.7%)
  • Norwegian: 236   (1.5%)
  • Scottish: 211   (1.3%)
  • Welsh: 173   (1.1%)
  • Swedish: 145   (0.9%)
  • Polish: 139   (0.9%)
  • Czech: 88   (0.5%)
  • Subsaharan African: 82   (0.5%)
  • Swiss: 73   (0.4%)
  • Danish: 65   (0.4%)
  • French Canadian: 54   (0.3%)
  • Russian: 53   (0.3%)
  • Portuguese: 24   (0.1%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 23   (0.1%)
  • West Indian (excluding Hispanic Groups): 18   (0.1%)
  • Hungarian: 17   (0.1%)
  • Ukrainian: 16   (0.1%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 13   (0.1%)
  • Celtic: 13   (0.1%)
  • Scandinavian: 12   (0.1%)
  • Canadian: 12   (0.1%)
  • British: 11   (0.1%)
  • Yugoslavian: 11   (0.1%)
  • Austrian: 11   (0.1%)
  • Slovak: 10   (0.1%)
  • Romanian: 8   (0.0%)
  • Croatian: 8   (0.0%)
  • Greek: 8   (0.0%)
  • Finnish: 8   (0.0%)
  • Albanian: 7   (0.0%)
  • Lithuanian: 5   (0.0%)
  • Brazilian: 4   (0.0%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Atchison County, Kansas is 16,469



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Atchison County, Kansas: 7,925
Female Population in Atchison County, Kansas: 8,544


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Atchison County, Kansas: 34.7
Median Female Resident Age in Atchison County, Kansas: 38.5


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Kansas is 36


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Atchison County, Kansas


White


Both sexes

37.5

Male

36.2

Female

39.0

Black or African American


Both sexes

31.2

Male

28.4

Female

33.7

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

36.8

Male

31.5

Female

40.7

Asian


Both sexes

23.0

Male

21.0

Female

29.3

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

22.0

Male

22.5

Female

20.5

Other


Both sexes

21.9

Male

22.8

Female

21.7

Two or More Races


Both sexes

14.9

Male

13.5

Female

16.0

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

20.9

Male

20.2

Female

21.6

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

37.9

Male

36.6

Female

39.3


(updated 2010)



Races in Atchison County, Kansas


  • White: 14,982
  • African American: 1,037
  • American Indian: 45
  • Asian: 61
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 58
  • Two or More Races: 286



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Atchison County, Kansas

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 31   (0.64%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 5   (0.1%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 19   (0.39%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 232   (4.82%)
  • 9th Grade: 117   (2.43%)
  • 10th Grade: 129   (2.68%)
  • 11th Grade: 102   (2.12%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 125   (2.6%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 2,143   (44.53%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 348   (7.23%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 577   (11.99%)
  • Associate Degree: 170   (3.53%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 481   (10%)
  • Master's Degree: 166   (3.45%)
  • Professional School Degree: 94   (1.95%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 73   (1.52%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 11   (0.2%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 7   (0.13%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 31   (0.56%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 189   (3.4%)
  • 9th Grade: 141   (2.53%)
  • 10th Grade: 150   (2.7%)
  • 11th Grade: 140   (2.52%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 161   (2.89%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 2,166   (38.94%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 569   (10.23%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 662   (11.9%)
  • Associate Degree: 283   (5.09%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 632   (11.36%)
  • Master's Degree: 356   (6.4%)
  • Professional School Degree: 41   (0.74%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 24   (0.43%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Atchison County, Kansas

  • Atchison Public Schools


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: 215 North 8th Street, Atchison, KS 66002, Phone: (913) 367-4384, Students: 1,644 )

  • Atchison Co Comm Schools


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: P O Box 289, Effingham, KS 66023, Phone: (913) 833-5050, Students: 769 )

  • Bert Nash Intermediate


    ( Grades: 7-11, Location: Box 459, Atchison, KS 66002, Phone: (913) 367-6590, Students: 46 )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Atchison County, Kansas

  • Atchison Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 825 N 17th Street, Atchison, KS 66002, Phone: (913) 367-1161, Students: 789 )

  • Atchison Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 301 N 5th, Atchison, KS 66002, Phone: (913) 367-5363, Students: 366 )

  • Atchison Co Community Middle


    ( Grades: 5-8, Location: Po Box 289, Effingham, KS 66023, Phone: (913) 833-4420, Students: 242 )

  • Effingham Elem


    ( Grades: KG-4, Location: Po Box 289, Effingham, KS 66023, Phone: (913) 833-2200, Students: 127 )

  • Lancaster Elem


    ( Grades: KG-4, Location: Po Box 289, Effingham, KS 66023, Phone: (913) 874-2200, Students: 87 )

  • Cummings Elem


    ( Grades: KG-4, Location: Po Box 289, Effingham, KS 66023, Phone: (913) 886-8381, Students: 72 )

  • Bert Nash Intermediate


    ( Grades: 7-11, Location: Box 459, Atchison, KS 66002, Phone: (913) 367-6590, Students: 46 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Atchison County, Kansas

  • Atchison High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 1500 W. Riley St, Atchison, KS 66002, Phone: (913) 367-4162, Students: 489 )

  • Atchison Co Community High


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: Po Box 289, Effingham, KS 66023, Phone: (913) 833-2240, Students: 241 )

Largest Universities & Colleges In Atchison County, Kansas

  • Benedictine College


    ( 4-year, Private not-for-profit, Student Population: 1,829; Location: 020 N 2nd St, Atchison, KS 66002, Web: http://www.benedictine.edu )

  • Northeast Kansas Technical College


    ( 2-year, Public, Student Population: 364; Location: 501 W Riley St, Atchison, KS 66002, Web: http://www.nektc.net )

Largest Schools (Private) In Atchison County, Kansas

  • Atchison Catholic Elementary S


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 201 Division Street, Atchison, KS 66002, Phone: (913) 367-3503, Students: 223 )

  • Trinity Lutheran School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 611 N 8th Street, Atchison, KS 66002, Phone: (913) 367-4763, Students: 114 )

Academic Libraries In Atchison County, Kansas

(updated 2005)

Public Libraries (Central) In Atchison County, Kansas

  • Atchison Library


    401 Kansas Avenue, Atchison, KS 66002

  • Effingham Community Library


    414 Main Street, Effingham, KS 66023

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Atchison County, Kansas


  • Amelia Earhart Birthplace Museum


    223 North Ter., Atchison, KS 66002

  • Atchinson County Historical Society


    1006 Sycamore, Tarkio, MO 64491

  • Atchison County Historical


    200 S 10th St, Atchison, KS 66002
    http://www.atchisonhistory.org

  • Atchison County Kansas Genealogical Society Inc


    Po Box 303, Atchison, KS 66002

  • Atchison County Memorial Building Foundation


    Box 2 417 S Main, Rock Port, MO 64482

  • Atchison Juneteenth Committee Inc


    Po Box 94, Atchison, KS 66002

  • Evah C Cray Historical Home Musuem Inc


    805 N 5th St, Atchison, KS 66002

  • Evah C. Cray Historical Home Museum


    805 North 5th Street, Atchison, KS 66002

  • North East Kansas Railroad


    Po Box 19, Atchison, KS 66002

  • Slo Rollers Of Northwest Missouri


    18501 190th St, Rock Port, MO 64482

  • Star Hill Prairie Art Inst


    210 S Main St, Rock Port, MO 64482

  • Tariko College Alumni


    1102 Maple St., Tarkio, MO 64491

  • Tarkio College Alumni Museum


    314 Main St, Tarkio, MO 64491
    http://www.tarkioalumni.org

  • Wingnuts Experimental Aircraft Association Chapter 1405 Inc


    19206 State Highway O, Tarkio, MO 64491

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Atchison County, 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 Atchison County, Kansas.

Area Features of Atchison County, Kansas


Airport


(1) Amelia Earhart Airport   (2) Strafuss Airport  

Building


(1) Amelia Earhart Birthplace Museum   (2) Atchison Area Chamber Of Commerce Visitor Information Center   (3) Atchison City Hall   (4) Atchison County Courthouse   (5) Atchison County Emergency Medical Services   (6) Atchison County Fire District 1   (7) Atchison County Fire District 3   (8) Atchison County Fire District 5 - Huron   (9) Atchison County Fire District 5 - Lancaster   (10) Atchison County Historical Society Museum   (11) Atchison County Jail   (12) Atchison County Rescue Services   (13) Atchison County Rural Fire District 2 - Effingham   (14) Atchison County Rural Fire District 4 - Mount Pleasant   (15) Atchison County Sheriff S Office   (16) Atchison Fire Department   (17) Atchison Heritage Conference Center   (18) Atchison Juvenile Correctional Facility   (19) Atchison Police Department   (20) Atchison Public Library   (21) Atchison Public Works Department   (22) Atchison Rail Museum   (23) Effingham City Fire Department   (24) Effingham City Hall   (25) Effingham Community Library   (26) Evah C Cray Historical Home Museum   (27) Kair - Fm Atchison   (28) Kansas Highway Patrol Troop B Atchison County   (29) Muchnic Art Gallery   (30) Northeast Kansas Multi - County Health Department Atchison County  

Cemetery


(1) Alderson Cemetery   (2) Ashcraft Cemetery   (3) Brush Creek Cemetery   (4) Camp Creek Cemetery   (5) Cummings Cemetery   (6) Earnst Cemetery   (7) Effingham Cemetery   (8) Estes Cemetery   (9) Evergreen Cemetery   (10) Fairview Cemetery   (11) Forest Grove Cemetery   (12) Lancaster Cemetery   (13) Langley Cemetery   (14) Larkinburg Cemetery   (15) Maple Grove Cemetery   (16) Miller Cemetery   (17) Monrovia Cemetery   (18) Mount Calvary Cemetery   (19) Mount Gillin Cemetery   (20) Mount Saint Scholastica Cemetery   (21) Mount Vernon Cemetery   (22) Muscotah Cemetery   (23) Neill Cemetery   (24) Oak Hill Cemetery   (25) Old Huron Cemetery   (26) Pardee Cemetery   (27) Pleasant Grove Cemetery   (28) Round Mound Cemetery   (29) Round Prairie Cemetery   (30) Saint Anns Catholic Cemetery   (31) Saint Benedicts Abbey Cemetery   (32) Saint Johns Cemetery   (33) Saint Louis Cemetery   (34) Saint Patrick Cemetery   (35) Springhill Cemetery   (36) State Of Kansas Children S Orphan Home Cemetery   (37) Sumner Cemetery   (38) Sunset Memory Gardens   (39) Taylor Cemetery  

Church


(1) Apostolic Lighthouse Church   (2) Atchison Seventh Day Adventist Church   (3) Atchison United Methodist Church   (4) Camp Creek United Methodist Church   (5) Campbell Chapel African Methodist Episcopal Church   (6) Carol Baptist Church   (7) Church Of The Living God   (8) Church Of The Nazarene   (9) Community Of Christ   (10) Cummings Christian Church   (11) Cummings United Methodist Church   (12) Ebenezer Baptist Church   (13) Effingham Union Church   (14) Faith Bible Fellowship Church   (15) First Baptist Church   (16) First Christian Church   (17) First Presbyterian Church   (18) Lancaster United Methodist Church   (19) Mount Gillian Church   (20) Muscotah United Church   (21) New Life Assembly Of God Church   (22) Potter Community Church   (23) Riverbend Bible Church   (24) Sacred Heart Catholic Church   (25) Saint Benedict S Abbey   (26) Saint John S Lutheran Church   (27) Saint Joseph S Catholic Church   (28) Saint Louis Church   (29) Saint Mark S Lutheran Church   (30) Second Christian Church   (31) Shiloh Baptist Church   (32) Trinity Episcopal Church   (33) Trinity Lutheran Church  

Civil


(1) Atchison County   (2) City Of Atchison   (3) City Of Effingham   (4) City Of Huron   (5) City Of Lancaster   (6) City Of Muscotah   (7) Township Of Benton   (8) Township Of Center   (9) Township Of Grasshopper   (10) Township Of Jefferson Historical   (11) Township Of Kapioma   (12) Township Of Lancaster   (13) Township Of Mount Pleasant   (14) Township Of Shannon   (15) Township Of Straight Creek   (16) Township Of Walnut  

Hospital


(1) Atchison Hospital  

Locale


(1) Armstrong Grain Elevator Number 1   (2) Atchison County Fairgrounds   (3) Atchison Mall   (4) Atchison Water Treatment Facility   (5) Bellevue Country Club   (6) Blair Grain Elevator   (7) Bodenhausen Farms   (8) Eden Historical   (9) Effingham Sewer Treatment Plant   (10) Helena   (11) Huron Wastewater Treatment Plant   (12) Invermay Historical   (13) Jackson Farmers Grain Elevator Number 3   (14) Jackson Farmers Grain Elevator Number 4   (15) Lancaster Sewage Treatment Plant   (16) Locust Grove Historical   (17) Mount Pleasant Historical   (18) Muscotah Wastewater Treatment Facility   (19) Pardee Historical   (20) Pineview Country Club   (21) Shannon Industrial Park   (22) Sumner Historical   (23) West Atchison Mall  

Mine


(1) Servaes Quarry  

Park


(1) Amelia Earhart Stadium   (2) Jackson Park   (3) Reisner Park  

Plain


(1) Glacier Uplands  

Populated Place


(1) Arrington   (2) Atchison   (3) Carbon Historical   (4) Cummings   (5) Dalbey   (6) Effingham   (7) Farmington   (8) Good Intent   (9) Hawthorne   (10) Huron   (11) Lancaster   (12) Larkinburg   (13) Millwood   (14) Monrovia   (15) Muscotah   (16) Parnell   (17) Port Williams   (18) Potter   (19) Saint Pats   (20) Shannon  

Post Office


(1) Atchison Post Office   (2) Carbon Post Office Historical   (3) Cummings Post Office   (4) Effingham Post Office   (5) Lancaster Post Office   (6) Muscotah Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Big Eight Lake   (2) Figge Lake  

School


(1) Atchison Alternative School   (2) Atchison Catholic Elementary School   (3) Atchison Child Care   (4) Atchison County Community Elementary School   (5) Atchison County Community Junior Senior High School   (6) Atchison County Community Schools - District Office   (7) Atchison Elementary School   (8) Atchison High School   (9) Atchison Middle School   (10) Atchison Public Schools District Offices   (11) Benedictine College   (12) Bert Nash Intermediate School Atchison Juvenile Correctional Facility   (13) Brush Creek School Historical   (14) Clingan School Historical   (15) Corson School   (16) Cummings Elementary School   (17) Deer Creek School Historical   (18) Effingham Elementary School   (19) Fairground School Historical   (20) Float School Historical   (21) Good Intent School Historical   (22) Hawthorne Elementary School   (23) High Prairie School Historical   (24) Hopewell School Historical   (25) Lancaster Elementary School   (26) Martin School   (27) Martin West School   (28) Maur Hill - Mount Academy   (29) Mount Saint Scholastica High School   (30) Noffsinger School Historical   (31) Northeast Kansas Technical College   (32) Pardee School Historical   (33) Prairie View School Historical   (34) Rose Hill School   (35) Rose Valley School Historical   (36) Saint Joseph School   (37) Saint Louis School   (38) Saint Patricks School   (39) School Number 20 Historical   (40) Shannon Hill School Historical   (41) Shannon School Historical   (42) Star School Historical   (43) Summer School   (44) Sunny Grove School   (45) Superior School   (46) Terry School Historical   (47) Trinity Lutheran Elementary School   (48) Washington School Historical   (49) White Clay School Historical   (50) Wyman School Historical  

Stream


(1) Branch Creek   (2) Brewery Creek   (3) Brush Creek   (4) Camp Creek   (5) Crooked Creek   (6) Elk Creek   (7) Independence Creek   (8) Little Delaware River   (9) Little Grasshopper Creek   (10) Little Stranger Creek   (11) Little Walnut Creek   (12) Nebo Creek   (13) Negro Creek   (14) North Fork Stranger Creek   (15) Owl Creek   (16) South Creek   (17) Spring Creek   (18) Straight Creek   (19) Walnut Creek   (20) Whiskey Creek   (21) White Clay Creek  

Tower


(1) Kare-am Atchison  

Valley


(1) Lang Hollow  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Atchison County, Kansas

66002 (pop. 13,305) 66023 (pop. 1,240) 66041 (pop. 741)
66016 (pop. 584) 66058 (pop. 391) 66077 (pop. 77)


Counties Nearby Atchison County, Kansas

Doniphan County, KS  (pop. 7,732) 18.8 Miles
Jefferson County, KS  (pop. 18,380) 22.6 Miles
Brown County, KS  (pop. 10,028) 24.9 Miles
Leavenworth County, KS  (pop. 77,668) 26.3 Miles
Jackson County, KS  (pop. 13,346) 29.4 Miles
Shawnee County, KS  (pop. 178,942) 42.6 Miles
Douglas County, KS  (pop. 113,246) 42.6 Miles
Wyandotte County, KS  (pop. 159,183) 42.6 Miles
Nemaha County, KS  (pop. 10,118) 42.9 Miles
Johnson County, KS  (pop. 559,881) 49.9 Miles



Area Code(s) in Atchison County, Kansas

913, 785



Elevation in Atchison County, Kansas is 1,034.0 ft. (315.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Atchison County, Kansas

Lat: 39.543110 N        Long: -95.252695 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 215   (2.9%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 288   (3.9%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 378   (5.1%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 558   (7.6%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 879   (11.9%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 1,070   (14.5%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 1,564   (21.2%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 561   (7.6%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 206   (2.8%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 241   (3.3%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 93   (1.3%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 81   (1.1%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 677   (9.2%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 576   (7.8%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Atchison County, Kansas)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 5,999

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 456

In 3-person carpool : 164

In 4-person carpool : 104

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 49

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 11

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 : 10

Motorcycle : 27

Bicycle : 24

Walked : 401

Other means : 95

Worked at home : 342


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Atchison County, Kansas)

Less than 5 minutes : 795

5 to 9 minutes : 1,936

10 to 14 minutes : 1,463

15 to 19 minutes : 648

20 to 24 minutes : 559

25 to 29 minutes : 168

30 to 34 minutes : 579

35 to 39 minutes : 124

40 to 44 minutes : 132

45 to 59 minutes : 529

60 to 89 minutes : 336

90 or more minutes : 71


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Atchison County, Kansas)

With Social Security income : 2,002

No Social Security income : 4,135


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Atchison County, Kansas)

With retirement income : 1,154

No retirement income : 4,983


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Atchison County, Kansas)

Less than $10,000 : 134

$10,000 to $14,999 : 153

$15,000 to $19,999 : 105

$20,000 to $24,999 : 319

$25,000 to $29,999 : 283

$30,000 to $34,999 : 156

$35,000 to $39,999 : 256

$40,000 to $44,999 : 114

$45,000 to $49,999 : 230

$50,000 to $59,999 : 550

$60,000 to $74,999 : 559

$75,000 to $99,999 : 717

$100,000 to $124,999 : 294

$125,000 to $149,999 : 106

$150,000 to $199,999 : 37

$200,000 or more : 113


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Atchison County, Kansas)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $54,817


(updated 2009)



Occupations in Atchison County, Kansas

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 1,023  (26.0%)
  • Service Occupations: 493  (12.5%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 428  (10.9%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 58  (1.5%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 841  (21.3%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 1,367  (35.5%)
  • Service Occupations: 915  (23.8%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 1,162  (30.2%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 11  (0.3%)


(updated 2010)





Employment Rate In Atchison County, Kansas

Employed: 8,149
Unemployed: 426



Minority Owned Firms of 100 or More in
Atchison County, Kansas

  • Total Black-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total American Indian-and Alaska Native-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Asian-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Hispanic-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Native Hawaiian-and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total women-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 29.1%
  • Other: 70.9%



Water Usage In Atchison County, Kansas

Ground Water

 
Fresh 0.00 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 0.00 Mgal/d
 

Surface Water

 
Fresh 4.53 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 4.53 Mgal/d





There are 903 Farms In Atchison County, Kansas


(updated 2008)



Banks In Atchison County, Kansas

Exchange National Bank & Trust Co. - 4 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.5m
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 10

The Union State Bank Of Everest - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $252.1k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 6

Wells Fargo Bank, National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.4b
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 6,310

The Morrill And Janes Bank And Trust Company - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $837.1k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 9

Umb Bank, National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $15.2m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 109

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Atchison County, Kansas

  • Sherman AAF


    (about 21.7 miles in Fort Leavenworth, Kansas; Airport Code: FLV)

  • Rosecrans Memorial


    (about 24.3 miles in Elwood, Kansas; Airport Code: STJ)

  • Hiawatha Municipal


    (about 27.2 miles in Hiawatha, Kansas; Airport Code: HIA)

  • Hiawatha Municipal


    (about 27.2 miles in Hiawatha, Kansas; Airport Code: KS3)

  • Kansas City International


    (about 33.4 miles in Kansas City, Missouri; Airport Code: MCI)

  • Lawrence Municipal


    (about 36.9 miles in Lawrence, Kansas; Airport Code: LWC)

  • Philip Billard Municipal


    (about 38.2 miles in Topeka, Kansas; Airport Code: TOP)

  • Fairfax Municipal


    (about 44.2 miles in Kansas City, Kansas; Airport Code: KCK)

  • Allen Air Park


    (about 44.9 miles in Topeka, Kansas; Airport Code: TPB)

  • Kansas City Downtown


    (about 45.7 miles in Kansas City, Missouri; Airport Code: MKC)

  • Charles B. Wheeler Downtown


    (about 45.7 miles in Kansas City, Missouri; Airport Code: MKC)

  • Forbes AFB


    (about 46.3 miles in Pauline, Kansas; Airport Code: FOE)

  • Forbes Field


    (about 46.5 miles in Pauline, Kansas; Airport Code: FOE)

  • Midwest National Air Center


    (about 52.4 miles in Mosby, Missouri; Airport Code: MO1)

  • New Century Aircenter


    (about 52.9 miles in New Century, Kansas; Airport Code: JCI)

  • Johnson County Industrial


    (about 52.9 miles in New Century, Kansas; Airport Code: JCI)

  • Johnson County Executive


    (about 55.4 miles in Overland Park, Kansas; Airport Code: OJC)

  • Richards/Gebaur AFB


    (about 60.6 miles in Kansas City, Missouri; Airport Code: GVW)

  • Nebraska City Municipal


    (about 80.3 miles in Nebraska City, Nebraska; Airport Code: AFK)

  • Manhattan Regional


    (about 80.6 miles in Ogden, Kansas; Airport Code: MHK)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Atchison County, Kansas

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

78.66%

Carpooled

12.43%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.46%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.17%

Walked

4.15%

Other Means

0.51%

Worked At Home

3.63%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 3,117

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 295

Female householder, no husband present : 714

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 1,857

Householder not living alone : 154


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Atchison County, Kansas)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 2

Male householder and female partner : 157

Female householder and female partner : 10

Female householder and male partner : 100

All other households : 5,868


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Atchison County, Kansas)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 2,709

Renter-occupied housing units : 408

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 196

Renter-occupied housing units : 99

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 397

Renter-occupied housing units : 317

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 962

Renter-occupied housing units : 1,049


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Atchison County, Kansas)

Less than $10,000 : 454

$10,000 to $14,999 : 452

$15,000 to $19,999 : 374

$20,000 to $24,999 : 500

$25,000 to $29,999 : 503

$30,000 to $34,999 : 212

$35,000 to $39,999 : 377

$40,000 to $44,999 : 191

$45,000 to $49,999 : 306

$50,000 to $59,999 : 716

$60,000 to $74,999 : 709

$75,000 to $99,999 : 755

$100,000 to $124,999 : 301

$125,000 to $149,999 : 113

$150,000 to $199,999 : 48

$200,000 or more : 126


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Atchison County, Kansas)

Total : 6,991


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Atchison County, Kansas)

Occupied : 6,137

Vacant : 854


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Atchison County, Kansas)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Atchison County, Kansas)

Built 2005 or later : 100

Built 2000 to 2004 : 255

Built 1990 to 1999 : 595

Built 1980 to 1989 : 502

Built 1970 to 1979 : 1,048

Built 1960 to 1969 : 685

Built 1950 to 1959 : 803

Built 1940 to 1949 : 356

Built 1939 or earlier : 2,647


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Atchison County, Kansas)

Utility gas : 4,094

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 1,066

Electricity : 736

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 198

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 43

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Atchison County, Kansas)

Less than $10,000 : 134

$10,000 to $14,999 : 64

$15,000 to $19,999 : 63

$20,000 to $24,999 : 156

$25,000 to $29,999 : 62

$30,000 to $34,999 : 91

$35,000 to $39,999 : 121

$40,000 to $49,999 : 245

$50,000 to $59,999 : 404

$60,000 to $69,999 : 167

$70,000 to $79,999 : 360

$80,000 to $89,999 : 446

$90,000 to $99,999 : 146

$100,000 to $124,999 : 427

$125,000 to $149,999 : 388

$150,000 to $174,999 : 296

$175,000 to $199,999 : 111

$200,000 to $249,999 : 241

$250,000 to $299,999 : 144

$300,000 to $399,999 : 72

$400,000 to $499,999 : 31

$500,000 to $749,999 : 20

$750,000 to $999,999 : 72

$1,000,000 or more : 3


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Atchison County, 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 : 126

Home equity loan only : 232

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 1,978

Housing units without a mortgage : 1,928


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Atchison County, Kansas)

Built 2005 or later : $176,500

Built 2000 to 2004 : $184,600

Built 1990 to 1999 : $121,000

Built 1980 to 1989 : $94,100

Built 1970 to 1979 : $89,200

Built 1960 to 1969 : $82,700

Built 1950 to 1959 : $81,100

Built 1940 to 1949 : $67,100

Built 1939 or earlier : $76,100


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Atchison County, Kansas: 66.8%

Percentage of Family Households in Kansas: 66.0%


(updated 2010)



Building Permits in Atchison County, 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 14 14 $1,430,680
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

14 14 $1,430,680
2000        
  Single Family 11 11 $1,337,442
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

11 11 $1,337,442
2001        
  Single Family 16 16 $2,103,280
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

16 16 $2,103,280
2002        
  Single Family 18 18 $2,717,152
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

18 18 $2,717,152
2003        
  Single Family 17 17 $1,990,275
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 3 18 $540,000
  Total

20 35 $2,530,275
2004        
  Single Family 21 21 $3,150,684
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 1 6 $250,000
  Total

22 27 $3,400,684
2005        
  Single Family 23 23 $3,193,466
  Two Family 1 2 $210,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

24 25 $3,403,466
2006        
  Single Family 33 33 $6,432,512
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

33 33 $6,432,512


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Atchison County, KS): $34,355
Median Household Income In 2000 (Kansas): $40,624


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Atchison County): $57,300
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Kansas): $81,000


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Atchison County, Kansas

Utility Gas: 66.2%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 16.6%
Electricity: 12.6%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.7%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 2.5%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 1.2%
No Fuel Used: 0.1%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





Population in Group Quarters in Atchison County, Kansas

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 2.62%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 7.2%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • College/University student housing : 73.45%
  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 16.73%


(updated 2010)







Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Atchison County): $378
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Kansas): $498
Fair Market Rent in 2007 (Atchison County): $631


(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 Atchison County, Kansas are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Atchison County, Kansas

Atchison Hospital Hh Care Serv


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

Doniphan Co Health Dept Hha


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

Jefferson County Home Health Agency


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

Meriden Home Health Care Inc


     Address: 7210 K-4 Hwy Suite C, Meriden, Kansas 66512
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 12/12/1996

Northeast Kansas Multi County Hha


     Address: 800 Oregon Street Suite D, Hiawatha, Kansas 66434
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 12/7/1972

Hospitals Close To Atchison County, Kansas

Atchison Hospital


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

Heartland Regional Medical Center


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

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

Nursing Homes Close To Atchison County, Kansas

Medicalodges Atchison


     Address: 1637 Riley St, Atchison, Kansas 66002
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 56
     Percent Occupied: 80%

Wathena Healthcare & Rehabilitation Ctr


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

Highland Healthcare & Rehab Ctr


     Address: 402 South Ave Po Box 117, Highland, Kansas 66035
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 33
     Percent Occupied: 79%

Village Villa


     Address: Po Box 346, Nortonville, Kansas 66060
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 27
     Percent Occupied: 63%

Hickory Pointe Care & Rehab Ce


     Address: 700 Cherokee Po Box 307, Oskaloosa, Kansas 66066
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 45
     Percent Occupied: 75%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Atchison County, Kansas

Name: NPPD
Address: PO Box 98; Brownville, NE 68321
Distance: 64 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Atchison County, Kansas

    Retired Workers: 3,920
    Disabled Workers: 755
    Widowers Workers: 620
    Spouses Workers: 305
    Children Workers: 455


(updated 2007)



Government Finances In Atchison County, Kansas


Charges


Natural Resources - Other: $78,000
Solid Waste Management: $4,000
All Other: $883,000


State Intergovernmental


General Support: $1,000
Highways: $482,000
Public Welfare: $2,123,000
All Other: $77,000


Current Operations


Corrections - Other: $258,000
Financial Administration: $455,000
Judicial And Legal Services: $289,000
Central Staff Services: $338,000
General Public Buildings: $555,000
Health Services - Other: $347,000
Regular Highways: $1,889,000
Natural Resources - Other: $297,000
Parks & Recreation: $61,000
Police Protection: $1,208,000
Welfare Institutions: $2,106,000
Solid Waste Management: $737,000
General - Other: $3,164,000


Other Capital Outlay


Central Staff: $23,000
Regular Highways: $1,000
Natural Resource - Other: $1,000
Welfare Institutions: $25,000
Solid Waste Management: $1,000
General - Other: $288,000


General


Interest On Debt: $142,000


Intergovernmental To Local Nec


Higher Education: $33,000
General: $883,000


Tax


Property: $5,056,000
Total General Sales: $1,608,000
Alcoholic Beverage License: $1,000
Other License: $53,000
Documentary & Stock Transfer: $174,000


Miscellaneous


Interest Earnings: $197,000
General Revenue, Nec: $1,864,000


Sinking Fund


Cash & Deposits: $104,000


Other Funds


Cash & Deposits: $4,352,000



Otal Salaries & Wages: $3,223,000
Ong Term Debt Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpo: $3,555,000


Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding


Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,555,000


(updated 2006)



Atchison County, Kansas Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 43.83%
  • Bush & Cheney 54.51%
  • Other 1.65%



(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 Atchison County, Kansas citizens.

Relocation to Atchison County, KS

6.11 % of Atchison County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $32,636

Kansas Average 7.39 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Buchanan County , MO 0.49 % ($22,586 AGI )
  • Leavenworth County , KS 0.42 % ($27,720 AGI )
  • Brown County , KS 0.37 % ($22,364 AGI )
  • Johnson County , KS 0.34 % ($48,250 AGI )
  • Jefferson County , KS 0.29 % ($35,647 AGI )
  • Platte County , MO 0.25 % ($45,333 AGI )
  • Shawnee County , KS 0.20 % ($25,583 AGI )
  • Jackson County , MO 0.20 % ($41,583 AGI )
  • Doniphan County , KS 0.17 % ($40,500 AGI )

Relocation away from Atchison County, KS

6.33 % of Atchison 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 $30,476

Kansas Average 7.67 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Buchanan County , MO 0.59 % ($24,486 AGI )
  • Leavenworth County , KS 0.52 % ($26,323 AGI )
  • Johnson County , KS 0.41 % ($33,083 AGI )
  • Shawnee County , KS 0.37 % ($23,818 AGI )
  • Platte County , MO 0.34 % ($50,700 AGI )
  • Jackson County , MO 0.32 % ($27,053 AGI )
  • Brown County , KS 0.29 % ($18,941 AGI )
  • Douglas County , KS 0.19 % ($24,727 AGI )
  • Clay County , MO 0.19 % ($72,818 AGI )
  • Doniphan County , KS 0.17 % ($29,100 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 Atchison County, Kansas is based on over 50 years of data.

Tornado Information For Atchison County, Kansas


On 04/21/2005, a tornado touched down 2.22 miles from the center of Atchison County, Kansas. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 10/21/1979, a tornado touched down 4.52 miles from the center of Atchison County, Kansas. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 1 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $50,000-$500,000.

On 05/28/1982, a tornado touched down 5.52 miles from the center of Atchison County, Kansas. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $5,000 to $50,000.

On 09/13/1965, a tornado touched down 6.03 miles from the center of Atchison County, Kansas. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $5,000 to $50,000.

On 04/30/1973, a tornado touched down 6.55 miles from the center of Atchison County, Kansas. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from less than $50.



Storms In Atchison County, Kansas

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Flooding        
05/06/2007, 09:45 am 0 0 $50K --
05/06/2007, 07:07 am 0 0 $50K --
05/06/2007, 04:03 am 0 0 $2M --
05/06/2007, 03:18 am 0 0 $50K --
05/06/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $400K --
05/12/2005, 09:35 pm 0 0 $1K --
         
Hail        
07/01/1997, 04:40 am 0 0 $100K $100K
07/01/1997, 04:25 am 0 0 $2K --
07/01/1997, 04:15 am 0 0 $40K $750K
07/01/1997, 04:00 am 0 0 $40K --
07/22/1995, 11:45 pm 0 0 $3K --
07/22/1995, 11:35 pm 0 0 $3K --
         
Heavy Rain        
05/07/2007, 05:00 am 0 6 $50K --
         
Lightning        
08/07/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $5K --
05/23/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $1K --
07/16/2000, 11:13 pm 0 0 $22K --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
06/14/2004, 10:00 pm 0 0 $10K --
06/14/2004, 09:46 pm 0 0 -- $30K
08/27/2003, 05:31 pm 0 0 $5K --
09/16/2001, 06:15 pm 0 0 $3K --
04/14/2001, 08:00 pm 0 0 $3K --
04/14/2001, 07:48 pm 0 0 $2K --
07/26/2000, 08:50 pm 0 0 $5K --
07/20/2000, 02:34 am 0 0 $3K --
06/13/2000, 05:50 pm 0 0 $3K --
04/05/1999, 01:15 pm 0 0 $40K --
04/05/1999, 12:55 pm 0 0 $150K --
06/24/1998, 11:55 pm 0 0 $4K --
06/20/1998, 05:15 pm 0 0 $3K --
06/13/1998, 09:30 pm 0 0 $1K --
06/13/1998, 08:15 pm 0 0 $5K --
06/13/1998, 08:06 pm 0 0 $1K --
05/07/1997, 04:50 pm 0 0 $5K --
05/07/1997, 04:15 pm 0 0 $40K --
03/24/1996, 02:30 pm 0 0 $80K --
07/04/1995, 12:47 am 0 0 $1K --
07/04/1995, 12:40 am 0 0 $1K --
07/01/1994, 09:30 pm 0 0 $5K $5K
07/01/1994, 08:57 pm 0 0 $5K $5K
06/07/1984, 04:15 pm 0 4 -- --
         



Tornados In Atchison County, Kansas

    Length Width F-Scale Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage

Tornado

  2006-04-15 2 50 -- 0 0 -- --
  2006-04-15 -- 50 -- 0 0 $25K --
  2006-03-30 1 100 1 0 0 $150K --
  2006-03-30 2 100 1 0 0 $200K --
  2005-06-04 3 100 2 0 0 $400K --
  1998-06-13 -- 25 -- 0 0 -- --
  1998-06-13 1 100 2 0 0 $4M --
  1998-06-13 -- 25 -- 0 0 -- --
  1998-06-13 -- 50 1 0 0 -- --
  1998-06-13 -- 20 -- 0 0 -- --
  1998-06-13 1 100 -- 0 0 -- --
  1998-06-13 2 50 -- 0 0 -- --
  1998-06-13 2 50 -- 0 0 -- --
  1997-07-01 2 25 1 0 0 $20K --
  1996-03-24 1 75 -- 0 0 $50K --
  1995-07-04 -- 10 -- 0 0 $4K --
  1993-05-06 6 100 1 0 0 $500K $50K
  1993-05-06 8 300 2 0 0 $500K $50K
  1987-05-27 1 100 1 0 0 $250K --
  1986-09-22 -- 23 -- 0 0 $25K --
  1984-06-07 18 300 2 0 5 $3M --
  1984-04-26 15 1,200 3 0 0 $25M --
  1983-06-13 -- 7 -- 0 0 -- --
  1982-05-28 4 100 -- 0 0 -- --
  1981-04-13 1 100 1 0 0 $3K --
  1981-04-13 3 100 -- 0 0 -- --
  1979-03-29 1 50 -- 0 0 $3K --
  1979-03-29 1 50 -- 0 0 $3K --
  1967-06-07 -- 33 -- 0 0 -- --
  1965-09-20 -- 33 -- 0 0 $25K --
  1964-08-19 -- 30 1 0 0 -- --
  1964-08-19 3 50 1 0 0 -- --
  1964-04-19 -- 33 -- 0 0 $25K --
  1962-05-31 -- 33 1 0 0 -- --
  1961-07-20 -- 33 -- 0 0 -- --
  1961-05-07 -- 33 2 0 0 $25K --
  1959-05-18 7 400 3 0 0 $250K --
  1959-05-18 1 880 2 0 0 $3K --
  1959-05-18 1 100 3 0 0 $25K --
  1959-05-04 25 1,760 2 0 0 $250K --
  1958-06-12 14 200 -- 0 0 -- --
  1954-03-18 3 133 -- 0 0 -- --
  1951-03-02 -- 33 -- 0 0 -- --
  1923-01-01 -- 100 2 0 0 -- --





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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 Atchison County, 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)



Jails in Atchison County, Kansas


  • Atchison County Jail


    518 Parallel Street, Atchison, KS 66002
    Capacity: 74
    Confined: 71
    Avg. Population: 65
    Year Built: 2001

  • Atchison County Jail


    518 Parallel Street, Atchison, KS 66002
    Capacity: 74
    Confined: 71
    Avg. Population: 65
    Year Built: 2001


(updated 2006)



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