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Demographics Analysis

The people of Brown 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
(Brown County, Kansas)

Male:

Under 5 years : 329

5 to 9 years : 325

10 to 14 years : 379

15 to 17 years : 237

18 and 19 years : 147

20 years : 34

21 years : 31

22 to 24 years : 202

25 to 29 years : 242

30 to 34 years : 199

35 to 39 years : 234

40 to 44 years : 370

45 to 49 years : 353

50 to 54 years : 383

55 to 59 years : 306

60 and 61 years : 173

62 to 64 years : 174

65 and 66 years : 93

67 to 69 years : 150

70 to 74 years : 134

75 to 79 years : 178

80 to 84 years : 102

85 years and over : 87

Female:

Under 5 years : 345

5 to 9 years : 306

10 to 14 years : 410

15 to 17 years : 188

18 and 19 years : 109

20 years : 39

21 years : 75

22 to 24 years : 150

25 to 29 years : 187

30 to 34 years : 206

35 to 39 years : 337

40 to 44 years : 268

45 to 49 years : 400

50 to 54 years : 409

55 to 59 years : 332

60 and 61 years : 155

62 to 64 years : 183

65 and 66 years : 74

67 to 69 years : 108

70 to 74 years : 247

75 to 79 years : 199

80 to 84 years : 162

85 years and over : 277


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Brown County, Kansas)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 5,643

Multiple ancestry : 3,148

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 42

Ancestry not reported : 1,195


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 9,852

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 17

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 43

Not a U.S. citizen : 116


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Brown County, Kansas)

Total:

Under 5 years : 674

5 to 17 years : 1,845

18 to 24 years : 787

25 to 34 years : 834

35 to 44 years : 1,209

45 to 54 years : 1,545

55 to 59 years : 638

60 and 61 years : 328

62 to 64 years : 357

65 to 74 years : 806

75 years and over : 1,005

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 572

5 to 17 years : 1,462

18 to 24 years : 536

25 to 34 years : 510

35 to 44 years : 795

45 to 54 years : 1,074

55 to 59 years : 424

60 and 61 years : 230

62 to 64 years : 219

65 to 74 years : 480

75 years and over : 706

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 98

5 to 17 years : 362

18 to 24 years : 237

25 to 34 years : 273

35 to 44 years : 380

45 to 54 years : 452

55 to 59 years : 214

60 and 61 years : 96

62 to 64 years : 134

65 to 74 years : 323

75 years and over : 275

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 12

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 3

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 2

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 4

5 to 17 years : 21

18 to 24 years : 2

25 to 34 years : 51

35 to 44 years : 34

45 to 54 years : 16

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 4

65 to 74 years : 3

75 years and over : 24


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Brown County, Kansas)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 3,467

Female : 3,541

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 1,274

Female : 1,570

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 12

Female : 5

Foreign born:

Male : 109

Female : 50


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Brown County, Kansas)

Born in state of residence : 6,106

Born in other state in the United States : 2,509

Native: born outside the United States : 16

Foreign born : 129


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 1,184

Now married, except separated : 2,876

Divorced : 652

Separated : 64

Widowed : 498

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 440

Now married, except separated : 1,343

Divorced : 420

Separated : 47

Widowed : 249

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 16

Divorced : 1

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 23

Now married, except separated : 75

Divorced : 10

Separated : 12

Widowed : 24


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 8,987

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 151

Speak English less than "very well" : 68

German:

Speak English "very well" : 13

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other West Germanic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 4

Speak English less than "very well" : 28

Chinese:

Speak English "very well" : 2

Speak English less than "very well" : 2

Korean:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 1

Vietnamese:

Speak English "very well" : 7

Speak English less than "very well" : 10

Tagalog:

Speak English "very well" : 4

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Navajo:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 6

Other Native North American languages:

Speak English "very well" : 66

Speak English less than "very well" : 5


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Brown County, Kansas

  • German: 3,545   (32.2%)
  • Other Groups: 1,823   (16.5%)
  • Irish: 1,256   (11.4%)
  • English: 1,145   (10.4%)
  • United States Or American: 607   (5.5%)
  • Norwegian: 384   (3.5%)
  • Dutch: 351   (3.2%)
  • Swiss: 309   (2.8%)
  • French (except Basque): 264   (2.4%)
  • European: 222   (2.0%)
  • Scotch-irish: 201   (1.8%)
  • Welsh: 182   (1.7%)
  • Scottish: 115   (1.0%)
  • Italian: 100   (0.9%)
  • Swedish: 94   (0.9%)
  • Danish: 83   (0.8%)
  • Czech: 78   (0.7%)
  • Polish: 44   (0.4%)
  • British: 38   (0.3%)
  • French Canadian: 29   (0.3%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 24   (0.2%)
  • Scandinavian: 20   (0.2%)
  • Finnish: 18   (0.2%)
  • Russian: 16   (0.1%)
  • Hungarian: 12   (0.1%)
  • Canadian: 11   (0.1%)
  • Greek: 10   (0.1%)
  • Austrian: 9   (0.1%)
  • Celtic: 7   (0.1%)
  • Belgian: 6   (0.1%)
  • Portuguese: 5   (0.0%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 5   (0.0%)
  • Slovak: 4   (0.0%)
  • Subsaharan African: 2   (0.0%)
  • Croatian: 2   (0.0%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Brown County, Kansas is 10,028



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Brown County, Kansas: 4,862
Female Population in Brown County, Kansas: 5,166


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Brown County, Kansas: 40.8
Median Female Resident Age in Brown County, Kansas: 43.9


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Kansas is 36


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Brown County, Kansas


White


Both sexes

44.9

Male

43.2

Female

46.5

Black or African American


Both sexes

44.5

Male

35.8

Female

52.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

26.9

Male

24.1

Female

30.5

Asian


Both sexes

35.5

Male

21.5

Female

44.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

41.5

Male

41.5

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

28.7

Male

27.5

Female

29.8

Two or More Races


Both sexes

17.1

Male

16.6

Female

17.6

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

19.8

Male

18.8

Female

22.3

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

45.2

Male

43.3

Female

46.8


(updated 2010)



Races in Brown County, Kansas


  • White: 8,760
  • African American: 148
  • American Indian: 771
  • Asian: 45
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 30
  • Two or More Races: 274



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 7   (0.21%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 7   (0.21%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 29   (0.86%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 149   (4.44%)
  • 9th Grade: 91   (2.71%)
  • 10th Grade: 64   (1.91%)
  • 11th Grade: 62   (1.85%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 98   (2.92%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 1,434   (42.7%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 182   (5.42%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 410   (12.21%)
  • Associate Degree: 179   (5.33%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 407   (12.12%)
  • Master's Degree: 144   (4.29%)
  • Professional School Degree: 69   (2.05%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 26   (0.77%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 7   (0.19%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 11   (0.3%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 6   (0.16%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 182   (4.89%)
  • 9th Grade: 73   (1.96%)
  • 10th Grade: 124   (3.33%)
  • 11th Grade: 74   (1.99%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 107   (2.87%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 1,334   (35.84%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 364   (9.78%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 485   (13.03%)
  • Associate Degree: 253   (6.8%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 527   (14.16%)
  • Master's Degree: 139   (3.73%)
  • Professional School Degree: 24   (0.64%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 12   (0.32%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Brown County, Kansas

  • Hiawatha


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: P O Box 398, Hiawatha, KS 66434, Phone: (785) 742-2266, Students: 942 )

  • South Brown County


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: 522 Central Ave, Horton, KS 66439, Phone: (785) 486-2611, Students: 685 )

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

  • Hiawatha Elem


    ( Grades: K-4, Location: 600 Miami, Hiawatha, KS 66434, Phone: (785) 742-7181, Students: 352 )

  • Hiawatha Middle School


    ( Grades: 5-8, Location: 307 South Morrill Ave, Hiawatha, KS 66434, Phone: (785) 742-4172, Students: 265 )

  • Horton Elem


    ( Grades: KG-4, Location: 300 E 16th, Horton, KS 66439, Phone: (785) 486-2616, Students: 239 )

  • Everest Middle


    ( Grades: 5-8, Location: 713 S. 7th St., Everest, KS 66424, Phone: (785) 548-7536, Students: 229 )

  • Kickapoo Nation School


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: Po Box 106, Powhattan, KS 66527, Phone: (785) 474-3550, Students: 100 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Brown County, Kansas

  • Hiawatha Sr High


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 600 Red Hawk Drive, Hiawatha, KS 66434, Phone: (785) 742-3312, Students: 325 )

  • Horton High


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 1120 First Ave East, Horton, KS 66439, Phone: (785) 486-2151, Students: 217 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Brown County, Kansas

  • Barnes Reading Room


    640 Main Street, Everest, KS 66424

  • Hiawatha/morrill Public Library


    431 Oregon, Hiawatha, KS 66434

  • Horton Public Library


    809 1st Ave. East, Horton, KS 66439

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Brown County, Kansas


  • Aberdeen Hungington Township Museum Inc


    Box 123, Aberdeen, OH 45101
    http://.aberdeenohiomuseum

  • Angeline Champeau Rioux House Inc


    2183 Glendale Ave, Green Bay, WI 54303

  • Ashwaubenon Historical Society Inc


    2201 Kassner Drive, Green Bay, WI 54304
    http://www.ashhs.com

  • Bangs Regional Museum And Genealogy Center Incorporated


    106 South First Street, Bangs, TX 76823

  • Blanket Historical Association


    1200 S Broadway, Blanket, TX 76432

  • Brown County Art Gallery Association


    1 Artist Dr, Nashville, IN 47448
    http://www.browncountyartgallery.org

  • Brown County Art Gallery Foundation Inc


    Po Box 443, Nashville, IN 47448

  • Brown County Genealogical Society


    116 S 7th St, Hiawatha, KS 66434

  • Brown County Historical Society


    2 N Broadway St, New Ulm, MN 56073
    http://www.browncountyhistorymnusa.org

  • Brown County Historical Society


    Po Box 1411, Green Bay, WI 54303

  • Brown County Historical Society Ag Museum


    301 E Iowa St, Hiawatha, KS 66434
    http://www.bckshistory.com

  • Brown County Historical Society Inc


    Rr 4 Box 16, Mount Sterling, IL 62353

  • Brown County Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 668, Nashville, IN 47448

  • Brown County Historical Society Inc


    611 Utah St, Hiawatha, KS 66434

  • Brown County Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 124, Ainsworth, NE 69210

  • Brown County Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 283, Georgetown, OH 45121

  • Brown County Historical Society Incorporated


    1002 North Main, Aberdeen, SD 57401

  • Brown County Museum


    2 North Broadway, New Ulm, MN 56073

  • Brown County Museum Of History Inc


    14100 Cr 239, Brownwood, TX 76801

  • Childrens Museum Of Green Bay Inc


    301 N Washington St, Green Bay, WI 54301

  • Christine_donovan


    111 N Wisconsin St, De Pere, WI 54115
    http://www.cdonovangallery.com

  • County Of Brown


    210 Museum Place, Green Bay, WI 54303

  • Dacotah Prairie Museum


    21 South Main Street, Aberdeen, SD 57401

  • Dacotah Prairie Museum Foundation Inc


    21 S Main St, Aberdeen, SD 57401
    http://www.dacotahprairiemuseum.com

  • De Pere Historical Society Inc


    403 N Broadway, De Pere, WI 54115

  • Depere Historical Society White Pillars Endow Fund 41-5627-0


    Po Box 12800, Green Bay, WI 54303

  • Depot Museum


    , Sleepy Eye, MN 56085

  • Einstein Project


    1255 Einstein Way, Green Bay, WI 54311
    http://www.einsteinproject.org

  • Ellies Fund Inc


    3489 Blackwolf Run, Green Bay, WI 54311

  • Everest Community Historical Society Inc


    1629 3rd Ave West, Horton, KS 66439

  • Frances Plamann Charitable Tr


    Po Box 360, Hiawatha, KS 66434

  • Frederick Area Historical Society


    Po Box 523, Frederick, SD 57441

  • Friends Of T C Steele State Historic Site Inc


    4220 T C Steele Rd, Nashville, IN 47448

  • Gordon Wood Hall Of Champions Inc


    201 W Adams St, Brownwood, TX 76801

  • Green Bay Botanical Garden Inc


    2600 Larsen Rd, Green Bay, WI 54303

  • Green Bay Fire Fighters Tribute Foundation


    1570 Elizabeth St, Green Bay, WI 54302

  • Green Bay Packer Hall Of Fame Inc


    1245 Lombardi Ave, Green Bay, WI 54304

  • Hazelwood Historic House Museum


    1008 S Monroe Ave, Green Bay, WI 54301
    http://www.browncohistoricalsoc.org

  • Heritage Hill Foundation


    2674 S Van Buren St, Green Bay, WI 54301

  • Heritage Hill State Park


    2640 S Webster Ave, Green Bay, WI 54301
    http://www.heritagehillgb.org

  • Historic Allouez Society


    1421 S Monroe Ave, Green Bay, WI 54301

  • Howard-suamico Historical Society


    605 Maywood Avenue, Green Bay, WI 54303

  • Junior Pioneers Of New Ulm Inc


    Po Box 22, New Ulm, MN 56073

  • Lind House Association


    622 Center St, New Ulm, MN 56073
    http://www.thelindhouse.com

  • Minnesota Music Hall Of Fame Inc


    Po Box 1, New Ulm, MN 56073

  • Monroes Bill Mus Pk Campground


    5163 N State Road 135, Morgantown, IN 46160
    http://www.beanblossom.com

  • Motorcycle And Model Railroad Museum


    4492 Annabell Cr, Green Bay, WI 54313

  • National Railroad Museum Inc


    2285 S Broadway, Green Bay, WI 54304
    http://www.nationalrrmuseum.org

  • Native American Cultural Center & Museum Inc


    1017 9th Avenue Ne, Aberdeen, SD 57401

  • Neville Public Museum


    210 Museum Pl, Green Bay, WI 54303
    http://www.nevillepublicmuseum.org/

  • Neville Public Museum Foundation Inc


    Po Box 325, Green Bay, WI 54303
    http://www.nevillepublicmuseum.org

  • New Ulm Battery Inc


    Box 611, New Ulm, MN 56073

  • New Zoological Society Inc


    Po Box 12647, Green Bay, WI 54303

  • Ohio Tobacco Museum Inc


    Po Box 61, Ripley, OH 45167

  • Ohio Valley Antique Machinery Inc


    Po Box 21435, Georgetown, OH 45121

  • Oneida Nation Museum


    , Oneida, WI 54155

  • Packers Heritage Trail Foundation Inc


    118 S Washington St Ste B411, Green Bay, WI 54301

  • Pecan Valley Genealogical Society


    213 South Broadway, Brownwood, TX 76801

  • Pulaski Area Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 944, Pulaski, WI 54162
    http://www.pulaskiwihistory.com

  • Ripley Heritage Inc


    Po Box 176, Ripley, OH 45167


* There are 15 more museums in Brown County, Kansas not display here.

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Brown County, Kansas


Airport


(1) Bent Nail Ranch Airport   (2) Croxton Airport Historical   (3) Davis Airfield   (4) Hiawatha Municipal Airport   (5) Horton Municipal Airport   (6) Sabetha Municipal Airport   (7) Sommers Airport  

Building


(1) Barnes Reading Room   (2) Brown County Agriculture Museum   (3) Brown County Courthouse   (4) Brown County Historical Society And Museum   (5) Brown County Jail   (6) Brown County Sheriff S Office   (7) Everest Fire Department   (8) Fairview - Walnut Volunteer Fire Department   (9) Fisher Community Center   (10) Hiawatha Chamber Of Commerce   (11) Hiawatha City Hall   (12) Hiawatha Police Department   (13) Hiawatha Volunteer Fire Department   (14) Horton City Hall   (15) Horton Community Center Blue Building   (16) Horton Fire Department   (17) Horton Police Department   (18) Horton Public Library   (19) Juvenile Services And Adult Community Corrections   (20) Kansas Department Of Transportation Area 11 Shop   (21) Kansas Highway Patrol Troop B   (22) Morrill Fire Department   (23) Morrill Public Library   (24) Northeast Kansas Multi - County Health Department Brown County   (25) Powhattan Fire Department   (26) Robinson City Hall   (27) Robinson Fire Department   (28) Robinson Senior Citizens Center   (29) Sac And Fox Tribal Police Department   (30) Town And Country Ambulance Service   (31) Washington Township Fire Department  

Cemetery


(1) Albany Cemetery   (2) All Saints Cemetery   (3) Carr Cemetery   (4) Claytonville Cemetery   (5) Comet Cemetery   (6) Cornelison Cemetery   (7) Dunkard Cemetery   (8) Granada Cemetery   (9) Hamlin Cemetery   (10) Hart Cemetery   (11) Hiawatha Cemetery   (12) Horton Municipal Cemetery   (13) Immanuel Lutheran Cemetery   (14) Isley Cemetery   (15) Kennekuk Cemetery   (16) Kenyon Cemetery   (17) Kimberlin Cemetery   (18) Lambertson Cemetery   (19) Laus Creek Cemetery   (20) Miller Cemetery   (21) Morrill Cemetery   (22) Mount Hope Cemetery   (23) Old Fairview Cemetery   (24) Pleasant Hill Cemetery   (25) Powhattan Cemetery   (26) Rock Creek Church Of The Brethren Cemetery   (27) Rose Hill Cemetery   (28) Saint Augustine S Cemetery   (29) Saint Leo S Catholic Cemetery   (30) Saint Paul Cemetery   (31) Saint Peters Cemetery   (32) Shelton Cemetery   (33) Ununda Cemetery   (34) Upper Wolf Lutheran Cemetery   (35) Zion Lutheran Church Cemetery  

Census


(1) Kickapoo Reservation Sac And Fox Nation Trust Land Joint-use Area   (2) Kickapoo Site 1 Census Designated Place   (3) Kickapoo Site 2 Census Designated Place   (4) Kickapoo Site 5 Census Designated Place   (5) Kickapoo Site 6 Census Designated Place   (6) Kickapoo Site 7 Census Designated Place  

Channel


(1) Old Channel Big Nemaha River  

Church


(1) American Church   (2) Bellevue United Methodist Church   (3) Bethany United Church Of Christ   (4) Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church   (5) Bible Church Of God   (6) Calvary Temple Assembly Of God   (7) Christ Church   (8) Church Of Christ   (9) Church Of The Lord Jesus Christ   (10) Cornerstone Bible Church   (11) Delaware Baptist Church   (12) Everest Christian Church   (13) Fairview United Church Of Christ   (14) Fidelity Church   (15) First Baptist Church   (16) First Christian Church   (17) First Presbyterian Church   (18) First United Methodist Church   (19) Hiawatha Mennonite Church   (20) Horton First United Methodist Church   (21) Immanuel Lutheran Church   (22) Kickapoo Indian Church   (23) Pentecostal Church Of God   (24) Pleasant Hill Church   (25) Powhattan United Methodist Church   (26) Robinson United Methodist Church   (27) Saint Ann S Catholic Church   (28) Saint Leo S Catholic Church   (29) Saint Paul Lutheran Church   (30) The Ayore Church   (31) The Christian Center   (32) The Church Of Jesus Christ Of Latter Day Saints   (33) Trinity United Methodist Church   (34) Upper Wolf Lutheran Church   (35) Willis Christian Church   (36) Zion Lutheran Church  

Civil


(1) Brown County   (2) City Of Everest   (3) City Of Fairview   (4) City Of Hamlin   (5) City Of Hiawatha   (6) City Of Horton   (7) City Of Leona   (8) City Of Morrill   (9) City Of Powhattan   (10) City Of Reserve   (11) City Of Robinson   (12) City Of Willis   (13) Kickapoo Reservation   (14) Township Of Hamlin   (15) Township Of Hiawatha   (16) Township Of Mission   (17) Township Of Morrill   (18) Township Of Padonia   (19) Township Of Powhattan   (20) Township Of Robinson   (21) Township Of Walnut   (22) Township Of Washington  

Dam


(1) Atchison County Dam   (2) Brown County State Lake Dam   (3) Hiawatha City Dam   (4) Mission Lake Dam  

Hospital


(1) Hiawatha Community Hospital   (2) Horton Community Hospital  

Locale


(1) Agricultural Partners Co - Operative Grain Elevator Number 1   (2) Agricultural Partners Co - Operative Grain Elevator Number 3   (3) Agricultural Partners Co - Operative Grain Elevator Number 4   (4) Agricultural Partners Co - Operative Grain Elevator Number 5   (5) Agricultural Partners Co - Operative Grain Elevator Number 6   (6) Agricultural Partners Co - Operative Grain Elevator Number 7   (7) Agricultural Partners Co - Operative Grain Elevator Number 9   (8) Albany Historical   (9) Carson Historical   (10) Clayton Ville Historical   (11) Cleo Historical   (12) Comet Historical   (13) Everest Sewer Treatment Plant   (14) Fairview Wastewater Treatment Facility   (15) Fairway Shops   (16) Grand Prairie Historical   (17) Hiawatha Aquatic Park   (18) Hiawatha City Of North   (19) Hiawatha Country Club   (20) Hiawatha Wastewater Plant Number 3   (21) Horton Municipal Power Plant   (22) Horton Wastewater Plant   (23) Lakeview Country Club   (24) Mission Lake Camp   (25) Morrill Elevator Grain Elevator Number 1   (26) Morrill Wastewater Treatment Facility   (27) Mulberry Creek Resort Recreational Vehicle Park   (28) Powhattan Wastewater Plant   (29) Robinson Wastewater Treatment Plant   (30) Seward Historical   (31) Sycamore Springs Recreational Vehicle Resort   (32) Whitehead Historical   (33) Willis Wastewater Plant  

Military


(1) Kansas National Guard Armory Hiawatha  

Park


(1) Atchison County Park   (2) Brown County State Park   (3) Brown State Fishing Lake And Wildlife Area   (4) Davis Memorial  

Populated Place


(1) Baker   (2) Everest   (3) Fairview   (4) Fidelity   (5) Granada   (6) Hamlin   (7) Hiawatha   (8) Horton   (9) Kennekuk   (10) Leona   (11) Mercier   (12) Morrill   (13) Padonia   (14) Powhattan   (15) Reserve   (16) Robinson   (17) Sun Springs   (18) Willis  

Post Office


(1) Everest Post Office   (2) Fair View Post Office   (3) Hiawatha Post Office   (4) Horton Post Office   (5) Morrill Post Office   (6) Robinson Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Brown County State Lake   (2) Clear Creek Lake   (3) Lake Hiawatha   (4) Mission Lake  

School


(1) Albany School Historical   (2) Belleview School   (3) Bellevue School   (4) Bellvue School   (5) Everest Middle School   (6) Hart School   (7) Hiawatha Elementary School   (8) Hiawatha High School   (9) Hiawatha Middle School   (10) Hiawatha Unified School District Office   (11) Horton Elementary School   (12) Horton High School   (13) James School   (14) Kickapoo Nation High School   (15) Kickapoo Nation School   (16) La Grange School   (17) Prairie Springs School Historical   (18) Reserve Elementary School   (19) Robinson Middle School Historical   (20) Rock Creek School   (21) Shore School   (22) South Brown County Unified School District Office   (23) Union School   (24) Victory School  

Stream


(1) Buttermilk Creek   (2) Charlie Creek   (3) Craig Creek   (4) Euchre Creek   (5) Halling Creek   (6) Hazel Creek   (7) Lost Shirt Creek   (8) Middle Fork Wolf River   (9) Mulberry Creek   (10) North Fork Wolf River   (11) Otter Creek   (12) Pedee Creek   (13) Plum Creek   (14) South Fork Wolf River   (15) Spring Branch   (16) Spring Creek   (17) Squaw Creek   (18) Terrapin Creek  

Summit


(1) Albany Hill  

Tower


(1) Knza-fm Hiawatha  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Brown County, Kansas

66434 (pop. 5,186) 66439 (pop. 2,770) 66532 (pop. 854)
66424 (pop. 624) 66425 (pop. 528) 66515 (pop. 514)
66527 (pop. 423)    


Counties Nearby Brown County, Kansas

Nemaha County, KS  (pop. 10,118) 22.6 Miles
Doniphan County, KS  (pop. 7,732) 23.6 Miles
Atchison County, KS  (pop. 16,469) 24.9 Miles
Jackson County, KS  (pop. 13,346) 29.1 Miles
Jefferson County, KS  (pop. 18,380) 41.0 Miles



Area Code(s) in Brown County, Kansas

785



Elevation in Brown County, Kansas is 1,056.0 ft. (322.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Brown County, Kansas

Lat: 39.813050 N        Long: -95.562704 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 110   (2.4%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 149   (3.2%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 182   (4.0%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 250   (5.5%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 412   (9.0%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 640   (14.0%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 1,219   (26.6%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 453   (9.9%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 179   (3.9%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 184   (4.0%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 31   (0.7%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 23   (0.5%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 368   (8.0%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 386   (8.4%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Brown County, Kansas)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 3,600

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 364

In 3-person carpool : 49

In 4-person carpool : 31

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 11

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 9

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 3

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

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 2

Motorcycle : 35

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 239

Other means : 67

Worked at home : 334


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Brown County, Kansas)

Less than 5 minutes : 548

5 to 9 minutes : 1,279

10 to 14 minutes : 698

15 to 19 minutes : 500

20 to 24 minutes : 361

25 to 29 minutes : 170

30 to 34 minutes : 329

35 to 39 minutes : 65

40 to 44 minutes : 55

45 to 59 minutes : 158

60 to 89 minutes : 155

90 or more minutes : 92


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 1,592

No Social Security income : 2,570


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 635

No retirement income : 3,527


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Brown County, Kansas)

Less than $10,000 : 112

$10,000 to $14,999 : 89

$15,000 to $19,999 : 215

$20,000 to $24,999 : 216

$25,000 to $29,999 : 107

$30,000 to $34,999 : 145

$35,000 to $39,999 : 242

$40,000 to $44,999 : 211

$45,000 to $49,999 : 140

$50,000 to $59,999 : 307

$60,000 to $74,999 : 304

$75,000 to $99,999 : 358

$100,000 to $124,999 : 163

$125,000 to $149,999 : 46

$150,000 to $199,999 : 51

$200,000 or more : 69


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $46,661


(updated 2009)



Occupations in Brown County, Kansas

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 742  (29.0%)
  • Service Occupations: 369  (14.4%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 293  (11.5%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 130  (5.1%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 492  (19.3%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 814  (34.0%)
  • Service Occupations: 652  (27.3%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 766  (32.0%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 22  (0.9%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 25  (1.0%)


(updated 2010)





Employment Rate In Brown County, Kansas

Employed: 5,248
Unemployed: 226



Minority Owned Firms of 100 or More in
Brown 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: 35.4%
  • Other: 64.6%



Water Usage In Brown County, Kansas

Ground Water

 
Fresh 1.14 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 1.14 Mgal/d
 

Surface Water

 
Fresh 0.00 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 0.00 Mgal/d





There are 1,073 Farms In Brown County, Kansas


(updated 2008)



Banks In Brown County, Kansas

The Union State Bank Of Everest - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $756.4k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 6

The Girard National Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.1m
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 12

Citizens State Bank And Trust Company - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $180.4k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 2

The Farmers State Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $25.4k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 21

Pony Express Community Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $91.1k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 5

The Morrill And Janes Bank And Trust Company - 1 Branches


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

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Brown County, Kansas

  • Hiawatha Municipal


    (about 5.0 miles in Hiawatha, Kansas; Airport Code: HIA)

  • Hiawatha Municipal


    (about 5.0 miles in Hiawatha, Kansas; Airport Code: KS3)

  • Rosecrans Memorial


    (about 34.7 miles in Elwood, Kansas; Airport Code: STJ)

  • Sherman AAF


    (about 46.2 miles in Fort Leavenworth, Kansas; Airport Code: FLV)

  • Philip Billard Municipal


    (about 51.5 miles in Topeka, Kansas; Airport Code: TOP)

  • Allen Air Park


    (about 55.4 miles in Topeka, Kansas; Airport Code: TPB)

  • Nebraska City Municipal


    (about 57.1 miles in Nebraska City, Nebraska; Airport Code: AFK)

  • Kansas City International


    (about 57.6 miles in Kansas City, Missouri; Airport Code: MCI)

  • Lawrence Municipal


    (about 58.5 miles in Lawrence, Kansas; Airport Code: LWC)

  • Forbes AFB


    (about 59.7 miles in Pauline, Kansas; Airport Code: FOE)

  • Forbes Field


    (about 59.8 miles in Pauline, Kansas; Airport Code: FOE)

  • Shenandoah Municipal


    (about 65.3 miles in Farragut, Iowa; Airport Code: IA1)

  • Fairfax Municipal


    (about 68.8 miles in Kansas City, Kansas; Airport Code: KCK)

  • Kansas City Downtown


    (about 70.3 miles in Kansas City, Missouri; Airport Code: MKC)

  • Charles B. Wheeler Downtown


    (about 70.3 miles in Kansas City, Missouri; Airport Code: MKC)

  • Beatrice Municipal


    (about 71.4 miles in Beatrice, Nebraska; Airport Code: BIE)

  • Midwest National Air Center


    (about 74.5 miles in Mosby, Missouri; Airport Code: MO1)

  • Manhattan Regional


    (about 75.0 miles in Ogden, Kansas; Airport Code: MHK)

  • New Century Aircenter


    (about 76.8 miles in New Century, Kansas; Airport Code: JCI)

  • Johnson County Industrial


    (about 76.8 miles in New Century, Kansas; Airport Code: JCI)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Brown County, Kansas

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

80.59%

Carpooled

9.81%

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

2.74%

Other Means

0.78%

Worked At Home

6.08%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 2,075

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 167

Female householder, no husband present : 533

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 1,302

Householder not living alone : 85


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 78

Female householder and female partner : 3

Female householder and male partner : 48

All other households : 4,033


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Brown County, Kansas)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,807

Renter-occupied housing units : 268

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 97

Renter-occupied housing units : 70

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 253

Renter-occupied housing units : 280

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 786

Renter-occupied housing units : 601


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Brown County, Kansas)

Less than $10,000 : 419

$10,000 to $14,999 : 319

$15,000 to $19,999 : 397

$20,000 to $24,999 : 390

$25,000 to $29,999 : 181

$30,000 to $34,999 : 232

$35,000 to $39,999 : 340

$40,000 to $44,999 : 265

$45,000 to $49,999 : 186

$50,000 to $59,999 : 358

$60,000 to $74,999 : 354

$75,000 to $99,999 : 387

$100,000 to $124,999 : 166

$125,000 to $149,999 : 46

$150,000 to $199,999 : 51

$200,000 or more : 71


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Brown County, Kansas)

Total : 4,918


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Brown County, Kansas)

Occupied : 4,162

Vacant : 756


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Brown County, Kansas)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Brown County, Kansas)

Built 2005 or later : 61

Built 2000 to 2004 : 179

Built 1990 to 1999 : 314

Built 1980 to 1989 : 488

Built 1970 to 1979 : 704

Built 1960 to 1969 : 467

Built 1950 to 1959 : 406

Built 1940 to 1949 : 385

Built 1939 or earlier : 1,914


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Brown County, Kansas)

Utility gas : 2,552

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 938

Electricity : 517

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 50

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 65

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 40

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Brown County, Kansas)

Less than $10,000 : 58

$10,000 to $14,999 : 49

$15,000 to $19,999 : 55

$20,000 to $24,999 : 102

$25,000 to $29,999 : 109

$30,000 to $34,999 : 155

$35,000 to $39,999 : 121

$40,000 to $49,999 : 386

$50,000 to $59,999 : 216

$60,000 to $69,999 : 191

$70,000 to $79,999 : 191

$80,000 to $89,999 : 270

$90,000 to $99,999 : 159

$100,000 to $124,999 : 261

$125,000 to $149,999 : 163

$150,000 to $174,999 : 140

$175,000 to $199,999 : 56

$200,000 to $249,999 : 138

$250,000 to $299,999 : 53

$300,000 to $399,999 : 7

$400,000 to $499,999 : 28

$500,000 to $749,999 : 3

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 32


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Brown 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 : 43

Home equity loan only : 72

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 11

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 1,350

Housing units without a mortgage : 1,467


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later : $156,900

Built 2000 to 2004 : $157,800

Built 1990 to 1999 : $95,400

Built 1980 to 1989 : $113,200

Built 1970 to 1979 : $84,500

Built 1960 to 1969 : $86,400

Built 1950 to 1959 : $58,200

Built 1940 to 1949 : $53,200

Built 1939 or earlier : $59,000


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Brown County, Kansas: 66.9%

Percentage of Family Households in Kansas: 66.0%


(updated 2010)



Building Permits in Brown 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 12 12 $1,026,690
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

12 12 $1,026,690
2000        
  Single Family 8 8 $636,000
  Two Family 5 10 $505,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 1 14 $670,000
  Total

14 32 $1,811,000
2001        
  Single Family 9 9 $865,772
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

9 9 $865,772
2002        
  Single Family 2 2 $125,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $125,000
2003        
  Single Family 7 7 $613,500
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

7 7 $613,500
2004        
  Single Family 3 3 $220,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 3 $220,000
2005        
  Single Family 5 5 $680,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

5 5 $680,000
2006        
  Single Family 4 4 $578,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

4 4 $578,000


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Brown County, KS): $31,971
Median Household Income In 2000 (Kansas): $40,624


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Brown County): $54,600
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Kansas): $81,000


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Brown County, Kansas

Utility Gas: 64.0%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 26.2%
Electricity: 6.7%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 1.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 1.6%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.3%
No Fuel Used: 0.3%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





Population in Group Quarters in Brown County, Kansas

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 12.07%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 28.45%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 59.48%


(updated 2010)







Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Brown County): $342
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Kansas): $498
Fair Market Rent in 2007 (Brown 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 Brown County, Kansas are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Brown County, Kansas

Hiawatha Community Hospital Hh


     Address: 300 Utah Street, Hiawatha, Kansas 66434
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 10/7/1994

Northeast Kansas Multi County Hha


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

Nemaha County Hha


     Address: 14th & Oregon, Sabetha, Kansas 66534
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 5/1/1979

In Home Health Care, Inc.


     Address: 116 West 19th Street, Falls City, Nebraska 68355
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 12/19/1983

Doniphan Co Health Dept Hha


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

Hospitals Close To Brown County, Kansas

Hiawatha Community Hospital


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

Nemaha Valley Community Hospital


     Address: 1600 Community Dr, Seneca, Kansas 66538
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Sabetha Community Hospital


     Address: 14th And Oregon Po Box 229, Sabetha, Kansas 66534
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

"community Medical Center, Inc"


     Address: 2307 Barada St, Falls City, Nebraska 68355
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Atchison Hospital


     Address: 1301 North Second Street, Atchison, Kansas 66002
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Nursing Homes Close To Brown County, Kansas

Sabetha Manor


     Address: 1441 Oregon St, Sabetha, Kansas 66534
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 37
     Percent Occupied: 74%

Eastridge


     Address: 1st & Main Rr 1, Centralia, Kansas 66415
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 41
     Percent Occupied: 100%

Apostolic Christian Home


     Address: 511 Paramount St, Sabetha, Kansas 66534
     Ownership: Non Profit - Church Related
     Number of Residents: 78
     Percent Occupied: 83%

Crestview Manor Nursing Home


     Address: 808 N 8th St, Seneca, Kansas 66538
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 29
     Percent Occupied: 85%

Life Care Center Of Seneca


     Address: 512 Community Dr, Seneca, Kansas 66538
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 32
     Percent Occupied: 65%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Brown County, Kansas

Name: NPPD
Address: PO Box 98; Brownville, NE 68321
Distance: 41 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Brown County, Kansas

    Retired Workers: 3,275
    Disabled Workers: 545
    Widowers Workers: 560
    Spouses Workers: 295
    Children Workers: 350


(updated 2007)



Brown County, Kansas Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 28.70%
  • Bush & Cheney 69.99%
  • Other 1.31%



(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 Brown County, Kansas citizens.

Relocation to Brown County, KS

5.90 % of Brown County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $26,456

Kansas Average 7.39 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Nemaha County , KS 0.78 % ($29,533 AGI )
  • Atchison County , KS 0.44 % ($18,941 AGI )
  • Doniphan County , KS 0.42 % ($27,500 AGI )
  • Jackson County , KS 0.34 % ($27,154 AGI )

Relocation away from Brown County, KS

7.09 % of Brown 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 $28,044

Kansas Average 7.67 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Shawnee County , KS 0.70 % ($32,259 AGI )
  • Atchison County , KS 0.57 % ($22,364 AGI )
  • Nemaha County , KS 0.57 % ($25,864 AGI )
  • Jackson County , KS 0.39 % ($26,800 AGI )
  • Doniphan County , KS 0.36 % ($33,429 AGI )
  • Johnson County , KS 0.34 % ($41,385 AGI )
  • Riley County , KS 0.31 % ($28,250 AGI )
  • Richardson County , NE 0.31 % ($18,833 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 Brown County, Kansas is based on over 50 years of data.

Tornado Information For Brown County, Kansas


On 05/18/1959, a tornado touched down 3.08 miles from the center of Brown County, Kansas. The tornado was rated a category 3 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $5,000 to $50,000.

On 06/04/2005, a tornado touched down 3.44 miles from the center of Brown County, Kansas. The tornado was rated a category 2 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 05/31/1962, a tornado touched down 3.68 miles from the center of Brown County, Kansas. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 08/20/1964, a tornado touched down 4.3 miles from the center of Brown County, Kansas. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 08/20/1964, a tornado touched down 5.54 miles from the center of Brown County, Kansas. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.



Storms In Brown County, Kansas

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
High Winds        
02/18/1994, 11:20 am 0 0 $50K --
         
Lightning        
08/23/2004, 08:45 am 0 0 $3K --
07/09/2003, 04:02 pm 0 0 $1K --
08/18/1999, 04:05 am 0 0 $20K --
05/07/1995, 12:15 pm 0 1 $2K --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
07/01/1994, 09:12 pm 0 0 $50K $1K
07/01/1994, 08:40 pm 0 0 $50K $1K
04/25/1994, 05:45 pm 0 0 $50K --
         
Wind        
06/08/1994, 05:37 am 0 0 $5K $1K
         





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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 Brown 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 Brown County, Kansas


  • Brown County Jail


    706 Utah St., Hiawatha, KS 66434
    Confined: 30
    Avg. Population: 21

  • Brown County Jail


    706 Utah St., Hiawatha, KS 66434
    Confined: 30
    Avg. Population: 21

  • Brown County Jail


    706 Utah St., Hiawatha, KS 66434
    Confined: 30
    Avg. Population: 21


(updated 2006)



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