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Demographics Analysis

The people of Douglas 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
(Douglas County, Kansas)

Male:

Under 5 years : 2,860

5 to 9 years : 2,844

10 to 14 years : 3,266

15 to 17 years : 1,630

18 and 19 years : 3,320

20 years : 2,479

21 years : 2,490

22 to 24 years : 5,666

25 to 29 years : 5,228

30 to 34 years : 4,236

35 to 39 years : 2,994

40 to 44 years : 3,108

45 to 49 years : 2,936

50 to 54 years : 2,922

55 to 59 years : 3,207

60 and 61 years : 873

62 to 64 years : 1,233

65 and 66 years : 763

67 to 69 years : 887

70 to 74 years : 1,232

75 to 79 years : 833

80 to 84 years : 564

85 years and over : 470

Female:

Under 5 years : 3,085

5 to 9 years : 3,134

10 to 14 years : 2,996

15 to 17 years : 1,668

18 and 19 years : 3,797

20 years : 2,016

21 years : 2,571

22 to 24 years : 5,399

25 to 29 years : 4,323

30 to 34 years : 3,741

35 to 39 years : 3,036

40 to 44 years : 3,146

45 to 49 years : 2,983

50 to 54 years : 3,217

55 to 59 years : 3,095

60 and 61 years : 1,060

62 to 64 years : 1,790

65 and 66 years : 886

67 to 69 years : 1,010

70 to 74 years : 1,365

75 to 79 years : 1,094

80 to 84 years : 727

85 years and over : 1,066


(updated 2013)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 104,650

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 227

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 836

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 2,105

Not a U.S. citizen : 5,428


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Douglas County, Kansas)

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 5,381

5 to 17 years : 12,024

18 to 24 years : 13,980

25 to 34 years : 8,253

35 to 44 years : 5,426

45 to 54 years : 5,752

55 to 59 years : 3,308

60 and 61 years : 1,045

62 to 64 years : 1,498

65 to 74 years : 3,191

75 years and over : 1,906

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 328

5 to 17 years : 3,064

18 to 24 years : 11,043

25 to 34 years : 7,279

35 to 44 years : 5,222

45 to 54 years : 5,729

55 to 59 years : 2,621

60 and 61 years : 834

62 to 64 years : 1,388

65 to 74 years : 2,647

75 years and over : 2,731

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 75

5 to 17 years : 79

18 to 24 years : 362

25 to 34 years : 80

35 to 44 years : 119

45 to 54 years : 136

55 to 59 years : 13

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 46

65 to 74 years : 153

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 161

5 to 17 years : 371

18 to 24 years : 2,353

25 to 34 years : 1,916

35 to 44 years : 1,517

45 to 54 years : 441

55 to 59 years : 360

60 and 61 years : 54

62 to 64 years : 91

65 to 74 years : 152

75 years and over : 117


(updated 2013)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 23,113

Now married, except separated : 17,460

Divorced : 4,742

Separated : 335

Widowed : 1,360

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 16,977

Now married, except separated : 17,183

Divorced : 3,875

Separated : 152

Widowed : 1,873

Native; born outside the United States:

Never married : 489

Now married, except separated : 269

Divorced : 146

Separated : 0

Widowed : 5

Foreign born:

Never married : 3,824

Now married, except separated : 2,919

Divorced : 235

Separated : 47

Widowed : 57


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Individual Income
(Douglas County, Kansas)

Born in state of residence:

No income : 4,190

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 13,826

$10,000 to $14,999 : 3,387

$15,000 to $24,999 : 5,445

$25,000 to $34,999 : 5,575

$35,000 to $49,999 : 5,559

$50,000 to $64,999 : 3,780

$65,000 to $74,999 : 1,353

$75,000 or more : 3,895

Born in other state in the United States:

No income : 2,756

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 10,101

$10,000 to $14,999 : 3,446

$15,000 to $24,999 : 6,018

$25,000 to $34,999 : 4,309

$35,000 to $49,999 : 4,599

$50,000 to $64,999 : 3,405

$65,000 to $74,999 : 1,167

$75,000 or more : 4,259

Native; born outside the United States:

No income : 130

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 170

$10,000 to $14,999 : 206

$15,000 to $24,999 : 206

$25,000 to $34,999 : 31

$35,000 to $49,999 : 81

$50,000 to $64,999 : 0

$65,000 to $74,999 : 0

$75,000 or more : 85

Foreign born:

No income : 1,157

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 1,572

$10,000 to $14,999 : 868

$15,000 to $24,999 : 900

$25,000 to $34,999 : 992

$35,000 to $49,999 : 545

$50,000 to $64,999 : 272

$65,000 to $74,999 : 147

$75,000 or more : 629


(updated 2013)



Median Income By Place Of Birth
(Douglas County, Kansas)

Born in state of residence : 22,793

Born in other state of the United States : 23,385

Native; born outside the United States : 15,422

Foreign born : 19,595


(updated 2013)



Population Under 18 Years By Age
(Douglas County, Kansas)

Under 3 years : 3,827

3 and 4 years : 2,118

5 years : 1,205

6 to 8 years : 3,625

9 to 11 years : 3,680

12 to 14 years : 3,696

15 to 17 years : 3,267


(updated 2013)



Household Income
(Douglas County, Kansas)

Less than $10,000 : 3,803

$10,000 to $14,999 : 2,802

$15,000 to $19,999 : 1,991

$20,000 to $24,999 : 2,396

$25,000 to $29,999 : 2,329

$30,000 to $34,999 : 2,201

$35,000 to $39,999 : 2,021

$40,000 to $44,999 : 2,165

$45,000 to $49,999 : 1,457

$50,000 to $59,999 : 4,126

$60,000 to $74,999 : 4,336

$75,000 to $99,999 : 4,693

$100,000 to $124,999 : 3,752

$125,000 to $149,999 : 1,810

$150,000 to $199,999 : 1,939

$200,000 or more : 1,504


(updated 2013)





Total Population In Douglas County, Kansas is 113,246



(updated 2013)



Male Population in Douglas County, Kansas: 56,041
Female Population in Douglas County, Kansas: 57,205


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Douglas County, Kansas: 28.3
Median Female Resident Age in Douglas County, Kansas: 29.6


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Kansas is 36


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Douglas County, Kansas


White


Both sexes

29.6

Male

28.7

Female

30.8

Black or African American


Both sexes

26.5

Male

27.0

Female

25.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

23.8

Male

24.5

Female

23.3

Asian


Both sexes

25.0

Male

24.5

Female

25.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

30.5

Male

24.5

Female

39.0

Other


Both sexes

25.1

Male

25.5

Female

24.6

Two or More Races


Both sexes

19.4

Male

19.3

Female

19.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

23.1

Male

23.3

Female

22.8

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

30.0

Male

28.9

Female

31.2


(updated 2010)



Health Insurance Coverage Status By Sex By Age
(Douglas County, Kansas)

Male:

Under 6 years:

With health insurance coverage : 3,284

No health insurance coverage : 253

6 to 17 years:

With health insurance coverage : 6,559

No health insurance coverage : 455

18 to 24 years:

With health insurance coverage : 12,112

No health insurance coverage : 1,811

25 to 34 years:

With health insurance coverage : 6,940

No health insurance coverage : 2,435

35 to 44 years:

With health insurance coverage : 5,306

No health insurance coverage : 722

45 to 54 years:

With health insurance coverage : 4,980

No health insurance coverage : 834

55 to 64 years:

With health insurance coverage : 4,804

No health insurance coverage : 509

65 to 74 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,880

No health insurance coverage : 2

75 years and over:

With health insurance coverage : 1,781

No health insurance coverage : 0

Female:

Under 6 years:

With health insurance coverage : 3,381

No health insurance coverage : 232

6 to 17 years:

With health insurance coverage : 6,682

No health insurance coverage : 588

18 to 24 years:

With health insurance coverage : 11,979

No health insurance coverage : 1,804

25 to 34 years:

With health insurance coverage : 6,472

No health insurance coverage : 1,574

35 to 44 years:

With health insurance coverage : 5,433

No health insurance coverage : 749

45 to 54 years:

With health insurance coverage : 5,224

No health insurance coverage : 967

55 to 64 years:

With health insurance coverage : 5,496

No health insurance coverage : 429

65 to 74 years:

With health insurance coverage : 3,251

No health insurance coverage : 10

75 years and over:

With health insurance coverage : 2,523

No health insurance coverage : 64


(updated 2013)



Employer-Based Health Insurance By Sex By Age
(Douglas County, Kansas)

Male:

Under 6 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,802

No employer-based health insurance : 1,735

6 to 17 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 4,498

No employer-based health insurance : 2,516

18 to 24 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 9,511

No employer-based health insurance : 4,412

25 to 34 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 5,537

No employer-based health insurance : 3,838

35 to 44 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 4,648

No employer-based health insurance : 1,380

45 to 54 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 4,193

No employer-based health insurance : 1,621

55 to 64 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 3,633

No employer-based health insurance : 1,680

65 to 74 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,220

No employer-based health insurance : 1,662

75 years and over:

With employer-based health insurance : 827

No employer-based health insurance : 954

Female:

Under 6 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,995

No employer-based health insurance : 1,618

6 to 17 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 4,848

No employer-based health insurance : 2,422

18 to 24 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 8,969

No employer-based health insurance : 4,814

25 to 34 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 4,959

No employer-based health insurance : 3,087

35 to 44 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 4,656

No employer-based health insurance : 1,526

45 to 54 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 4,554

No employer-based health insurance : 1,637

55 to 64 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 4,431

No employer-based health insurance : 1,494

65 to 74 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,635

No employer-based health insurance : 1,626

75 years and over:

With employer-based health insurance : 866

No employer-based health insurance : 1,721


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Nativity
(Douglas County, Kansas)

Native:

Born in state of residence : 61,764

Born in other state in the United States : 42,886

Born outside the United States:

Puerto Rico : 208

U.S. Island Areas or born abroad of American parent(s) : 855

Foreign born : 7,533


(updated 2013)



Languages Spoken At Home
(Douglas County, Kansas)

Speak only English : 96,047

Spanish or Spanish Creole : 3,528

French (including Patois, Creole, Cajun) : 337

German or other West Germanic languages : 654

Slavic languages : 275

Other Indo-European languages : 733

Korean : 310

Chinese : 1,884

Vietnamese : 181

Tagalog : 101

Other Asian and Pacific Island languages : 1,428

Other and unspecified languages : 1,823


(updated 2013)



Medicare Coverage By Sex By Age
(Douglas County, Kansas)

Male:

Under 18 years:

With Medicare coverage : 48

No Medicare coverage : 10,503

18 to 64 years:

With Medicare coverage : 571

No Medicare coverage : 39,882

65 years and over:

With Medicare coverage : 4,410

No Medicare coverage : 253

Female:

Under 18 years:

With Medicare coverage : 0

No Medicare coverage : 10,883

18 to 64 years:

With Medicare coverage : 1,018

No Medicare coverage : 39,109

65 years and over:

With Medicare coverage : 5,657

No Medicare coverage : 191


(updated 2013)



Races in Douglas County, Kansas


  • White: 96,138
  • African American: 4,189
  • American Indian: 2,191
  • Asian: 4,551
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 31
  • Some Other Race: 619
  • Two or More Races: 5,527



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 77   (0.3%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 19   (0.07%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 48   (0.19%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 374   (1.44%)
  • 9th Grade: 220   (0.85%)
  • 10th Grade: 307   (1.18%)
  • 11th Grade: 287   (1.11%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 600   (2.31%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 5,637   (21.74%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 1,462   (5.64%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 4,480   (17.27%)
  • Associate Degree: 1,168   (4.5%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 6,243   (24.07%)
  • Master's Degree: 2,594   (10%)
  • Professional School Degree: 1,030   (3.97%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 1,389   (5.36%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 77   (0.28%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 22   (0.08%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 106   (0.39%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 475   (1.74%)
  • 9th Grade: 230   (0.84%)
  • 10th Grade: 346   (1.27%)
  • 11th Grade: 506   (1.85%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 375   (1.37%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 6,222   (22.77%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 1,768   (6.47%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 4,319   (15.81%)
  • Associate Degree: 1,400   (5.12%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 6,764   (24.76%)
  • Master's Degree: 3,572   (13.07%)
  • Professional School Degree: 508   (1.86%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 632   (2.31%)


(updated 2010)





School Enrollment By Age
(Douglas County, Kansas)

Enrolled in public school:

3 and 4 years : 629

5 to 9 years : 4,851

10 to 14 years : 5,621

15 to 17 years : 3,078

18 and 19 years : 6,254

20 to 24 years : 14,315

25 to 34 years : 4,195

35 years and over : 1,351

Enrolled in private school:

3 and 4 years : 469

5 to 9 years : 891

10 to 14 years : 625

15 to 17 years : 148

18 and 19 years : 370

20 to 24 years : 705

25 to 34 years : 270

35 years and over : 330

Not enrolled in school:

3 and 4 years : 1,020

5 to 9 years : 236

10 to 14 years : 16

15 to 17 years : 72

18 and 19 years : 493

20 to 24 years : 5,601

25 to 34 years : 13,063

35 years and over : 44,816


(updated 2013)



Largest School Agency's In Douglas County, Kansas

  • Lawrence


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

  • Baldwin City


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: P.o. Box 67, Baldwin City, KS 66006, Phone: (785) 594-2721, Students: 1,428 )

  • Eudora


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: Box 500, Eudora, KS 66025, Phone: (785) 542-4910, Students: 1,347 )

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

  • Southwest Jr High


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

  • Lawrence West Jr Hi


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

  • Lawrence South Jr Hi


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

  • Deerfield Elem


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

  • Lawrence Central Jr Hi


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

  • Sunflower Elementary


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

  • Hillcrest Elem


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

  • Quail Run Elementary


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

  • Prairie Park Elem


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

  • Schwegler Elem


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

  • Langston Hughes Elem


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

  • Nottingham Elem School


    ( Grades: KG-2, Location: P. O. Box 711, Eudora, KS 66025, Phone: (785) 542-4920, Students: 340 )

  • Kennedy Elem


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

  • Eudora Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: P.o.box 701, Eudora, KS 66025, Phone: (785) 542-4960, Students: 313 )

  • New York Elem


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

  • Sunset Hill Elem


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

  • Lawrence Virtual School


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

  • Baldwin Junior High School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: P.o. Box 67, Baldwin City, KS 66006, Phone: (785) 594-2448, Students: 298 )

  • Pinckney Elem


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

  • Eudora West Elem School


    ( Grades: 3-5, Location: Box 602, Eudora, KS 66025, Phone: (785) 542-4940, Students: 283 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Douglas County, Kansas

  • Lawrence High


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

  • Lawrence Free State High


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

  • Baldwin High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: P.o. Box 67, Baldwin City, KS 66006, Phone: (785) 594-2725, Students: 468 )

  • Eudora High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: P. O. Box 712, Eudora, KS 66025, Phone: (785) 542-4980, Students: 386 )

Largest Universities & Colleges In Douglas County, Kansas

  • University Of Kansas


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

  • Baker University


    ( 4-year, Private not-for-profit, Student Population: 3,959; Location: 18 Eighth Street, Baldwin City, KS 66006, Web: http://www.bakeru.edu )

  • Haskell Indian Nations University


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

  • Pinnacle Career Institute


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

Largest Schools (Private) In Douglas County, Kansas

  • The Lawrence Catholic School


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

  • Raintree Montessori School


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

  • Veritas Christian School


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

  • Bishop Seabury Academy


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

  • Sunshine Acres Montessori School


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

  • Montessori Childrens House


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

Academic Libraries In Douglas County, Kansas

(updated 2005)

Public Libraries (Central) In Douglas County, Kansas

  • Baldwin City Library


    800 7th St., Baldwin City, KS 66006

  • Eudora Public Library


    14 E 9th St., Eudora, KS 66025

  • Lawrence Public Library


    707 Vermont Street, Lawrence, KS 66044

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Douglas County, Kansas


  • Air Medical Memorial


    Po Box 842, Castle Rock, CO 80104

  • American Flight Museum Inc


    4134 Seele Way, Lawrence, KS 66049

  • Amish Interpretive Center


    111 S Locust St, Arcola, IL 61910
    http://amishcenter.com

  • Amphibious Ships Museum Inc


    3664 Huntington Ave, Omaha, NE 68112

  • Arcola Foundation


    127 S Oak St, Arcola, IL 61910

  • Artist Coop Gallery Inc


    405 S 11th St, Omaha, NE 68102
    http://www.artistsco-opgallery.com

  • Ava Art Guild


    Po Box 1463, Ava, MO 65608

  • Barnes Area Historical Association


    51580 State Highway 27, Solon Springs, WI 54873

  • Bates Park & Museum Foundation Inc


    430 Se Main St, Roseburg, OR 97470

  • Bemis Center For Contemporary Arts


    724 S 12th St, Omaha, NE 68102
    http://www.bemiscenter.org

  • Benson Historical Society


    Po Box 4153, Omaha, NE 68104

  • Bong P 38 Fund Inc


    305 E 2nd St, Superior, WI 54880
    http://www.bvhcenter.org

  • Boys Town Hall Of History And Father Flanagan House


    14057 Flanagan Boulevard, Boys Town, NE 68010

  • Brandon History And Information Center


    Po Box 514, Brandon, MN 56315

  • Calapooia Reflections Museum


    Po Box 6, Sutherlin, OR 97479

  • Calapooia Reflections Pho


    255 Raintree Ave, Sutherlin, OR 97479

  • Carson Valley Arts Council


    Po Box 244, Minden, NV 89423

  • Carson Valley Museum & Cultural Center


    1477 Highway 395, Gardnerville, NV 89410

  • Castle Rock Civil War Unit


    Po Box 2101, Castle Rock, CO 80104

  • Castle Rock Historical Society


    Po Box 1572, Castle Rock, CO 80104
    http://www.castlerockmuseum.org

  • Clinton Lake Museum


    Clinton Lk, Lawrence, KS 66044

  • Col John W Ripley Memorial Foundation Tr Dtd 01292010


    700 Massachusettes Suite 203, Lawrence, KS 66044

  • Constitutional Heritage Inst


    Po Box 540787, Omaha, NE 68154

  • Cow Creek Historical Society


    Po Box 310, Glendale, OR 97442

  • Douglas Community Historical Association


    Box 822, Waterville, WA 98858

  • Douglas County Genealogical Society


    1404 Haven Circle, Douglasville, GA 30135

  • Douglas County Historical And Genealogical Society Inc


    Po Box 986, Ava, MO 65608

  • Douglas County Historical Society


    Po Box 78, Castle Rock, CO 80104

  • Douglas County Historical Society


    1047 Massachusetts St, Lawrence, KS 66044

  • Douglas County Historical Society


    1047 Masscht St, Lawrence, KS 66044

  • Douglas County Historical Society


    1219 Nokomis St, Alexandria, MN 56308
    http://www.dchsmn.org

  • Douglas County Historical Society


    5730 N 30th St 11b, Omaha, NE 68111
    http://www.omahahistory.org

  • Douglas County Historical Society


    1477 Hwy 395 N, Gardnerville, NV 89410

  • Douglas County Historical Society


    Po Box 2534, Roseburg, OR 97470

  • Douglas County Historical Society Foundation


    5730 N 30th St, Omaha, NE 68111
    http://www.omahahistory.org

  • Douglas County Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 641, Waterville, WA 98858

  • Douglas County Historical Society Inc


    1101 John Ave, Superior, WI 54880
    http://www.douglashistory.org

  • Douglas County Illinois Historical Society


    402 N Pine St, Villa Grove, IL 61956

  • Douglas County Museum


    700 South Main Street, Tuscola, IL 61953

  • Douglas County Museum


    124 West Walnut Street, Waterville, WA 98858

  • Douglas County Museum And Library


    123 Museum Drive, Roseburg, OR 97470
    http://www.douglasmuseum.com

  • Douglas County Museum Foundation


    123 Museum Dr, Roseburg, OR 97470
    http://www.co.douglas.or.us/museum

  • Douglas County Museum Of History And Natural History


    123 Museum Drive, Roseburg, OR 97470
    http://www.douglasmuseum.com

  • Douglas County Veterans Monument Foundation Corp


    4400 Castleton Court, Castle Rock, CO 80104

  • El Museo Latino


    4701 S 25th St, Omaha, NE 68107
    http://www.elmuseolatino.org

  • Elkhorn Historical Society


    Po Box 187, Elkhorn, NE 68022

  • Elkhorn Station Main Street


    Po Box 694, Omaha, NE 68102

  • Elkton Community Education Center


    , Elkton, OR 97436

  • Fairlawn Mansion And Museum


    906 E 2nd St, Superior, WI 54880
    http://www.superiorpublicmuseums.org

  • Fire Fighters Memorial Foundation Inc


    6005 Grover St, Omaha, NE 68106

  • Florence Futures


    12107 North 40th Street, Omaha, NE 68112

  • Florence Historical Foundation


    Po Box 12331, Omaha, NE 68112

  • Freedom Park, Inc.


    2497 Freedom Park Road, Omaha, NE 68110

  • Friends Of Historical Trinidad Inc


    15957 E Tall Timber Ln, Parker, CO 80134

  • Friends Of Sweetwater Creek State Park Inc


    1826 Mount Vernon Rd, Lithia Springs, GA 30122

  • Friends Of Wicks Tavern Inc


    Pob 2, Winston, GA 30187

  • Gardiner-reedsport Salmon Trout Enhancement Program Step Inc


    Po Box 235, Reedsport, OR 97467

  • Genealogical Society Of Douglas County


    1036 Se Douglas Avenue Rm 105b, Roseburg, OR 97470

  • Glenbrook Historical Society Inc


    2248 Meridian Blvd Ste H, Minden, NV 89423

  • Gordon Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 222, Gordon, WI 54838


* There are 94 more museums in Douglas County, Kansas not display here.

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Douglas County, Kansas


Airport


(1) Bland Airport   (2) Flory Private Airport   (3) Gage Farm Airport Historical   (4) Lawrence Memorial Hospital Heliport   (5) Lawrence Municipal Airport   (6) Maxwell Airport   (7) Michael S Airport   (8) Norris Airport   (9) Vinland Valley Aerodrome  

Bridge


(1) Baker University - Taft Bridge  

Building


(1) Baker University - Collins Library   (2) Baker University - Denious Residence Hall   (3) Baker University - Gessner Residence Hall   (4) Baker University - Irwin Residence Hall   (5) Baker University - Jolliffe Residence Hall   (6) Baker University - Rive Auditorium   (7) Baker University - Spencer Library Annex   (8) Baldwin City Fire Department   (9) Baldwin City Hall   (10) Baldwin City Library   (11) Baldwin City Municipal Court   (12) Baldwin City Police Department   (13) Baldwin Healthcare And Rehabilitation Center   (14) Brandon Woods Retirement Center   (15) City Of Eudora Fire Department   (16) Clinton Township Fire Department Station 2   (17) Douglas County Chapter American Red Cross   (18) Douglas County Courthouse   (19) Douglas County Fairgrounds Community Building   (20) Douglas County Jail   (21) Douglas County Judicial And Law Enforcement Center   (22) Douglas County Offices   (23) Douglas County Sheriff S Office   (24) East Lawrence Recreation Center   (25) Eudora Nursing Center   (26) Eudora Police Department   (27) Eudora Public Library   (28) Eudora Township Fire Department   (29) Haskell Indian Nations University - Haskell Cultural Center And Museum   (30) Haskell Indian Nations University - Library   (31) Holcom Sports Complex   (32) Kansas Highway Patrol Troop H Lawrence   (33) Kujh - Tv Lawrence   (34) Lakeview Manor Nursing Home   (35) Lawrence - Douglas County Health Department   (36) Lawrence City Hall   (37) Lawrence Douglas County Fire And Medical Station 1   (38) Lawrence Douglas County Fire And Medical Station 11   (39) Lawrence Douglas County Fire And Medical Station 2   (40) Lawrence Douglas County Fire And Medical Station 3   (41) Lawrence Douglas County Fire And Medical Station 4   (42) Lawrence Douglas County Fire And Medical Station 5 Headquarters   (43) Lawrence Douglas County Fire And Medical Station 6   (44) Lawrence Municipal Court   (45) Lawrence Police Department   (46) Lawrence Presbyterian Manor Nursing Home   (47) Lawrence Public Library   (48) Lecompton Township Fire Rescue Emergency Medical Services Station 3   (49) Loma Vista Nursery   (50) North Centropolis Township Fire Department   (51) Old Castle Museum   (52) Palmyra Township Fire Department   (53) Pioneer Ridge Retirement Community Nursing Home   (54) Reno Township Fire Department   (55) Topeka Air Ambulance Life Star   (56) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Anschutz Library   (57) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Bales Organ Recital Hall   (58) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Budig Hall   (59) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Corbin Residence Hall   (60) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Crawford Community Center   (61) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Dyche Hall Natural History Museum   (62) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Ellsworth Residence Hall   (63) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Gertrude Sellards Pearson Residence Hall   (64) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Hashinger Residence Hall   (65) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Jayhawk Towers Apartments   (66) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Kpr Tower   (67) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Lewis Residence Hall   (68) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Library Annex   (69) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Mccollum Residence Hall   (70) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Murphy Hall Crafton - Preyer Theatre   (71) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Oliver Residence Hall   (72) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Spahr Engineering Library   (73) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Spencer Museum Of Art   (74) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Spencer Research Library   (75) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Sprague Apartments   (76) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Stouffer Place Apartments   (77) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Student Recreation Fitness Center   (78) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Sudler Annex Kjhk Studio   (79) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Sunflower Apartments   (80) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Templin Residence Hall   (81) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Visitor Center   (82) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Wagnon Student Athletic Center   (83) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Watson Library   (84) University Of Kansas -lawrence Campus Campanile Memorial   (85) University Of Kansas Police Services   (86) University Of Kansas Public Safety Office   (87) Vinland Valley Nursery   (88) Vintage Park Of Baldwin City Assisted Living Facility   (89) Wakarusa Township Fire Department Station 1   (90) Wakarusa Township Fire Department Station 2   (91) Watkins Community Museum Of History   (92) Willow Springs Township Fire Department  

Cemetery


(1) Adams Cemetery   (2) Bethel Cemetery   (3) Brumbaugh Cemetery   (4) Cemetery Beni Israel   (5) Centropolis Cemetery   (6) Colyer Cemetery   (7) Deay Cemetery   (8) Delaware Cemetery   (9) Eudora Cemetery   (10) Flory Cemetery   (11) Haskell Indian Nations University - Haskell Cemetery   (12) Hesper Friends Cemetery   (13) Holy Family Cemetery   (14) Maple Grove Cemetery   (15) Memorial Park Cemetery   (16) Mount Calvary Catholic Cemetery   (17) Oak Hill Cemetery   (18) Oakwood Cemetery   (19) Pioneer Cemetery   (20) Prairie Center Cemetery   (21) Prairie City Cemetery   (22) Richland Cemetery   (23) Saint Johns Cemetery   (24) Stony Point Cemetery   (25) Sutton Cemetery   (26) Ulrich Cemetery   (27) Union Cemetery   (28) University Of Kansas Lawrence Campus Pioneer Cemetery   (29) Vinland Cemetery   (30) Washington Creek Cemetery   (31) Worden Cemetery  

Church


(1) Baker University - Clarience L Osbourne Memorial Chapel   (2) Baker University - First United Methodist Church   (3) Bethel Chapel   (4) Brethren Church   (5) Bridge Point Community Church   (6) Calvary Church Of God In Christ   (7) Captain Creek Church   (8) Central United Methodist Church   (9) Century United Methodist Church   (10) Christ Community Church   (11) Christ Covenant Church   (12) Church Of Christ   (13) Church Of Christ Of Vinland   (14) Church Of God   (15) Church Of God Holiness   (16) Coal Creek Church   (17) Community Bible Church   (18) Cornerstone Southern Baptist Church   (19) Corpus Christi Catholic Church   (20) Cross Pointe Church   (21) Eudora United Methodist Church   (22) Family Church Of Lawrence   (23) Fellowship Baptist Church   (24) First Baptist Church   (25) First Christian Church   (26) First Church Of The Nazarene   (27) First Regular Missionary Baptist Church   (28) First Southern Baptist Church   (29) First United Methodist Church   (30) Free Methodist Church   (31) Good Shepherd Lutheran Church   (32) Grace Evangelical Presbyterian Church   (33) Heartland Community Church   (34) Hesper Friends Church   (35) Holy Family Catholic Church   (36) Immanuel Lutheran Church   (37) Indian Hills Church Of God   (38) Lawrence Evangelical Friends Church   (39) Lawrence Heights Christian Church   (40) Lawrence Indian United Methodist Church   (41) Lawrence Wesleyan Church   (42) Morning Star Church   (43) North Lawrence Christian Church   (44) Peace Mennonite Church   (45) Plymouth Congregational Church United Church Of Christ   (46) Prairie Center Church   (47) Praise Temple Church Of God In Christ   (48) Redeemer Lutheran Church   (49) Saint James African Methodist Episcopal Church   (50) Saint John The Evangelist Church   (51) Saint John S United Church Of Christ   (52) Saint Luke African Methodist Episcopal Church   (53) Saint Margarets Episcopal Church   (54) Saint Pauls United Church Of Christ   (55) Saint Sophias Orthodox Christian Church   (56) Second Christian Church   (57) Seventh Day Adventist Church   (58) Southside Church Of Christ   (59) Stony Point Evangelical Lutheran Church   (60) The Church Of Jesus Christ Of Latter Day Saints   (61) Trinity Episcopal Church   (62) Union Church   (63) Unity Church Of Lawrence   (64) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Danforth Chapel   (65) Vinland United Methodist Church   (66) Washington Creek Church   (67) West Side Presbyterian Church   (68) Western Plains Church Of The Brethren  

Civil


(1) City Of Baldwin City   (2) City Of Eudora   (3) City Of Lawrence   (4) Douglas County   (5) Township Of Eudora   (6) Township Of Grant   (7) Township Of Palmyra   (8) Township Of Wakarusa   (9) Township Of Willow Springs  

Dam


(1) Clinton Dam   (2) Douglas County State Lake Dam   (3) Lone Star Lake Dam   (4) Roberts Lake Dam  

Harbor


(1) Clinton Marina  

Hospital


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

Lake


(1) Lake View Lake   (2) Potter Lake  

Locale


(1) Alfred   (2) Alvamar Country Club   (3) Alvamar Orchards Golf Course   (4) Alvamar Public Golf Course   (5) Baldwin Feed Company Grain Elevator Number 1   (6) Baldwin Golf Course   (7) Ballard Center - Community Services   (8) Blanton Historical   (9) Blue Jacket Crossing   (10) Centropolis Sewer District   (11) Clemente Northwest Commerce Park   (12) Clemente Southeast Commerce Park   (13) Commerce Park East   (14) Douglas County Fairgrounds   (15) Dunbar Industrial Park   (16) Eagle Bend Golf Course   (17) East Hills Business Park   (18) Echo Historical   (19) Eudora Riverview Golf Course   (20) Eudora Water Treatment Facilty   (21) Franklin Historical   (22) Franklin Business Park   (23) Gideon Historical   (24) Hillcrest Shopping Center   (25) Holiday Plaza Shopping Center   (26) Holling Historical   (27) Inc Mini-centers   (28) Lake View   (29) Lake View Station   (30) Lake View Station Historical   (31) Lawrence Amtrak Station   (32) Lawrence Chamber Of Commerce   (33) Lawrence Country Club   (34) Lawrence Kaw River Water Treatment Plant   (35) Lawrence Wastewater Treatment Plant   (36) Learnard Station Historical   (37) Louisiana Historical   (38) Louisiana Purchase Shopping Center   (39) Media Historical   (40) Mini Plaza   (41) Prairie Center Historical   (42) Prairie City Historical   (43) River Front Plaza   (44) Round Town Mall   (45) Route 56 And Route 59 Weigh Station   (46) Santa Fe Station   (47) Sibley Historical   (48) Sigel Station Historical   (49) Southern Hills Shopping Center   (50) Southwest Plaza   (51) The Malls Shopping Center   (52) Tower Plaza   (53) University Center   (54) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Allen Fieldhouse   (55) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Allen Fieldhouse Parking Garage   (56) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Chancellor S Residence The Outlook   (57) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Chi Omega Fountain   (58) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Korean War Memorial   (59) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Mississippi Street Parking Garage   (60) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Vietnam War Memorial   (61) Wakarusa Crossing   (62) Wakarusa Station Historical   (63) West Lawrence Research Industrial Park   (64) Westridge Shopping Center   (65) Willow Springs Historical  

Military


(1) Kansas National Guard Armory Lawrence  

Park


(1) Centennial Park   (2) Central Park   (3) Clinton Park   (4) Clinton State Park   (5) Clinton Wildlife Area   (6) Douglas State Fishing Lake   (7) Edgewater Parkway   (8) Haskell Indian Nations University - Haskell Stadium   (9) South Park   (10) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Anschutz Sports Pavilion   (11) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Hoglund Baseball Stadium   (12) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Jayhawk Soccer Complex   (13) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Marvin Grove   (14) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Stadium Memorial Kivisto Field   (15) University Of Kansas Lawrence Pinet House   (16) University Park  

Populated Place


(1) Baldwin City   (2) Bismark Grove   (3) Broken Arrow Park   (4) Brookwood Mobile Home Park   (5) Buck Creek   (6) Easy Living Mobile Home Park   (7) Eudora   (8) Fall Leaf   (9) Gaslight Village Mobile Home Park   (10) Globe   (11) Grandview Mobile Home Park   (12) Harper Woods Mobile Home Park   (13) Hesper   (14) Lawrence   (15) Lone Star   (16) Maple Leaf Mobile Home Park   (17) Midland   (18) Mobile Village Ii Mobile Home Park   (19) Noria   (20) Pine Hills Mobile Home Park   (21) Pleasant Grove   (22) Prairie Center Historical   (23) Riverside Mobile Home Park   (24) Sibleyville   (25) Vinland   (26) Weaver   (27) Worden  

Post Office


(1) Baldwin City Post Office   (2) Eudora Post Office   (3) Jayhawk Post Office   (4) Lawrence Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Clinton Lake   (2) Douglas Lake   (3) Lone Star Lake   (4) Roberts Lake  

School


(1) Baker University   (2) Baker University - Art Affairs Building   (3) Baker University - Bennett Art Building   (4) Baker University - Case Hall   (5) Baker University - Collins House   (6) Baker University - Collins Sports Center   (7) Baker University - Constant Hall   (8) Baker University - Mabee Memorial Hall   (9) Baker University - Mulvane Science Hall   (10) Baker University - Old Castle Complex   (11) Baker University - Owens Musical Arts Building   (12) Baker University - Parmenter Hall   (13) Baker University - Pulliam Center   (14) Baldwin City Unified School District Office   (15) Baldwin Elementary Intermediate Center   (16) Baldwin Elementary Primary Center   (17) Baldwin High School   (18) Baldwin Junior High School   (19) Bishop Seabury Academy   (20) Brackett School Historical   (21) Broken Arrow Elementary School   (22) Brubaker School Historical   (23) Central Junior High School   (24) Central School Historical   (25) Century School   (26) Colyer School Historical   (27) Cordley Elementary School   (28) Corpus Christi Catholic School   (29) Deerfield Elementary School   (30) East Heights Early Childhood Family Center   (31) Eudora Community Learning Center   (32) Eudora Elementary School   (33) Eudora High School   (34) Eudora Middle School   (35) Eudora School District Central Office   (36) Exceline School Historical   (37) Globe School Historical   (38) Haskell Indian Nations University   (39) Haskell Indian Nations University - American Horse Hall   (40) Haskell Indian Nations University - Blalock Hall   (41) Haskell Indian Nations University - Blue Eagle Hall   (42) Haskell Indian Nations University - Coffin Sports Complex   (43) Haskell Indian Nations University - Curtis Hall   (44) Haskell Indian Nations University - Galluzzi Hall   (45) Haskell Indian Nations University - Hiawatha Hall   (46) Haskell Indian Nations University - Jim Thorpe Hall   (47) Haskell Indian Nations University - Kiva Hall   (48) Haskell Indian Nations University - Little Nations Academic Center   (49) Haskell Indian Nations University - Minoka Hall   (50) Haskell Indian Nations University - Navarre Hall   (51) Haskell Indian Nations University - North Winnemucca Hall   (52) Haskell Indian Nations University - Osceola - Keokuk Hall   (53) Haskell Indian Nations University - Parker Hall   (54) Haskell Indian Nations University - Pocahontas Hall   (55) Haskell Indian Nations University - Pontiac Hall   (56) Haskell Indian Nations University - Powhatan Hall   (57) Haskell Indian Nations University - Pushmataha Hall   (58) Haskell Indian Nations University - Roe Cloud Hall   (59) Haskell Indian Nations University - Ross Hall   (60) Haskell Indian Nations University - Seattle Hall   (61) Haskell Indian Nations University - Sequoyah Hall   (62) Haskell Indian Nations University - South Winnemucca Hall   (63) Haskell Indian Nations University - Tecumseh Hall   (64) Haskell Indian Nations University - Winona Hall   (65) Hillcrest Elementary School   (66) India-kaw Valley Elementary School Historical   (67) Kanwaka School Historical   (68) Kennedy Elementary School   (69) Knowledge Hill School   (70) Langston Hughes Elementary School   (71) Lawrence Adult Learning Center   (72) Lawrence Alternative High School Historical   (73) Lawrence Diploma Completion Program School   (74) Lawrence Free State High School   (75) Lawrence High School   (76) Lawrence Public School District Offices   (77) Lawrence South Middle School   (78) Lawrence Southwest Middle School   (79) Lawrence Virtual School   (80) Lawrence West Middle School   (81) Liberty Memorial Central Middle School   (82) Lincoln School Historical   (83) Mackey School   (84) Marion Springs Elementary School   (85) Minneola School Historical   (86) Montessori Childrens House   (87) New Union School Historical   (88) New York Elementary School   (89) Nottingham Elementary School   (90) Oakdale School Historical   (91) Pinckney Elementary School   (92) Pinnacle Career Institute   (93) Pleasant Valley School Historical   (94) Prairie City School Historical   (95) Prairie Moon Waldorf School   (96) Prairie Park Elementary School   (97) Quail Run Elementary School   (98) Raintree Montessori School   (99) Riverside Elementary School Historical   (100) Saint John Catholic School   (101) Schwegler Elementary School   (102) Sunflower Elementary School   (103) Sunnyside School   (104) Sunset Hill Elementary School   (105) Sunshine Acres Montessori School   (106) Union School Historical   (107) University Of Kansas - Lawrence   (108) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Adams Alumni Center   (109) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Anderson Family Strength And Conditioning Center   (110) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Art And Design Building   (111) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Baehr Audio - Reader Center   (112) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Bailey Hall   (113) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Battenfeld Scholarship Hall   (114) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Blake Hall   (115) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Booth Family Hall Of Athletics   (116) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Bridwell Botany Research Laboratory Herbarium   (117) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Broadcasting Hall   (118) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Burt Hall   (119) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Carruth - O Leary Hall   (120) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Chamney House   (121) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Computer Services Facility   (122) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Dennis E Rieger Scholarship Hall   (123) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Department Of Art Studios   (124) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Dole Human Development Center   (125) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Douthart Scholarship Hall   (126) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Eaton Hall   (127) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Ekdahl Dining Commons   (128) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Endowment Association Building   (129) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Foley Hall   (130) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Fraser Hall   (131) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Grace Pearson Scholarship Hall   (132) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Green Hall   (133) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Hall Center For The Humanities   (134) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Hambleton Hall   (135) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Haworth Hall Stewart Children S Center   (136) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Higuchi Hall   (137) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Hilltop Child Development Center   (138) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Horejsi Family Athletics Center   (139) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Joseph R Pearson Hall   (140) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus K K Amini Scholarship Hall   (141) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Kurata Thermodynamics Laboratories   (142) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Landscape And Construction Building   (143) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Learned Hall   (144) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Lied Center   (145) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Lindley Hall   (146) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Lippincott Hall   (147) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Malott Hall   (148) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Margaret Amini Scholarship Hall   (149) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Marvin Hall   (150) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Marvin Studios   (151) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Max Kade Center   (152) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Mccollum Laboratories   (153) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Military Science Building   (154) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Miller Scholarship Hall   (155) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Moore Hall   (156) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Multicultural Resource Center   (157) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Multidisciplinary Research Building   (158) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Nichols Hall   (159) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Nunemaker Center   (160) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Parker Hall   (161) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Pearson Scholarship Hall   (162) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Pharmaceutical Chemistry Laboratories   (163) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Public Safety Building   (164) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Robert J Dole Institute Of Politics   (165) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Robinson Health And Physical Education Center   (166) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Sellards Scholarship Hall   (167) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Shafford - Holland Strength Center   (168) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Shenk Recreational Sports Complex   (169) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Simons Biosciences Research Laboratories   (170) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Smith Hall   (171) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Snow Hall   (172) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Spooner Hall   (173) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Stauffer - Flint Hall   (174) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Stephenson Scholarship Hall   (175) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Strong Hall   (176) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Structural Biology Center   (177) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Summerfield Hall   (178) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Swissman Research Laboratories   (179) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Twente Hall   (180) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Union Burge   (181) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Watkins Home   (182) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Watkins Scholarship Hall   (183) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Wescoe Hall   (184) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Wesley Building University Relations   (185) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Youngberg Hall Center For Research   (186) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Life Sciences Laboratories   (187) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Student Union   (188) University Of Kansas - Lawrence Wakarusa Research Facility   (189) Veritas Christian School   (190) Vinland Elementary School   (191) Wakarusa Valley Elementary School   (192) Washington Creek School Historical   (193) Weybright School Historical   (194) Willow Springs School Historical   (195) Winters School Historical   (196) Woodlawn Elementary School  

Stream


(1) Baldwin Creek   (2) Buck Creek   (3) Burroughs Creek   (4) Chicken Creek   (5) Coal Creek   (6) Coleman Creek   (7) Kent Creek   (8) Little Wakarusa Creek   (9) Mud Creek   (10) Rock Creek   (11) Spring Creek   (12) Stone Horse Creek   (13) Wakarusa River   (14) Washington Creek   (15) West Fork Eightmile Creek   (16) Yankee Tank Creek  

Summit


(1) Blue Mound   (2) Observation Bluff   (3) Shank Hill  

Tower


(1) Douglas County Rural Water District 5 Water Tower   (2) Kanu-fm Lawrence   (3) Kjhk-fm Lawrence   (4) Klwn-am Lawrence   (5) Klzr-fm Lawrence   (6) Knku-fm Baldwin City  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Douglas County, Kansas

66044 (pop. 31,131) 66049 (pop. 20,338) 66046 (pop. 19,981)
66047 (pop. 15,122) 66006 (pop. 6,111) 66025 (pop. 5,815)


Counties Nearby Douglas County, Kansas

Jefferson County, KS  (pop. 18,380) 22.4 Miles
Franklin County, KS  (pop. 25,824) 24.0 Miles
Leavenworth County, KS  (pop. 77,668) 25.5 Miles
Shawnee County, KS  (pop. 178,942) 25.6 Miles
Johnson County, KS  (pop. 559,881) 27.0 Miles
Osage County, KS  (pop. 16,386) 32.2 Miles
Wyandotte County, KS  (pop. 159,183) 32.6 Miles
Miami County, KS  (pop. 32,701) 33.0 Miles
Atchison County, KS  (pop. 16,469) 42.6 Miles
Jackson County, KS  (pop. 13,346) 44.7 Miles



Area Code(s) in Douglas County, Kansas

785



Elevation in Douglas County, Kansas is 853.0 ft. (260.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Douglas County, Kansas

Lat: 38.927006 N        Long: -95.256048 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 917   (1.7%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 535   (1.0%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 1,230   (2.3%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 2,761   (5.3%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 4,268   (8.1%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 7,191   (13.7%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 10,739   (20.5%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 5,785   (11.0%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 2,586   (4.9%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 3,327   (6.3%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 1,538   (2.9%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 1,023   (1.9%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 5,436   (10.4%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 5,154   (9.8%)


(updated 2010)



Household Size By Vehicles Available
(Douglas County, Kansas)

1-person household:

No vehicle available : 1,566

1 vehicle available : 9,487

2 vehicles available : 1,584

3 vehicles available : 216

4 or more vehicles available : 78

2-person household:

No vehicle available : 196

1 vehicle available : 2,592

2 vehicles available : 9,025

3 vehicles available : 2,232

4 or more vehicles available : 645

3-person household:

No vehicle available : 232

1 vehicle available : 1,410

2 vehicles available : 2,436

3 vehicles available : 2,667

4 or more vehicles available : 814

4-or-more-person household:

No vehicle available : 110

1 vehicle available : 1,053

2 vehicles available : 3,394

3 vehicles available : 1,805

4 or more vehicles available : 1,783


(updated 2013)



Household Size By Number Of Workers In Household
(Douglas County, Kansas)

1-person household:

No workers : 4,608

1 worker : 8,323

2-person household:

No workers : 2,631

1 worker : 4,252

2 workers : 7,807

3-person household:

No workers : 737

1 worker : 2,111

2 workers : 2,771

3 workers : 1,940

4-or-more-person household:

No workers : 357

1 worker : 2,683

2 workers : 3,675

3 or more workers : 1,430


(updated 2013)



Means of Transportation To Work
(Douglas County, Kansas)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 46,295

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 4,855

In 3-person carpool : 1,163

In 4-person carpool : 204

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 77

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 190

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 1,015

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

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 115

Bicycle : 671

Walked : 3,090

Other means : 209

Worked at home : 2,322


(updated 2013)



Travel Time To Work
(Douglas County, Kansas)

Less than 5 minutes : 2,775

5 to 9 minutes : 9,260

10 to 14 minutes : 12,116

15 to 19 minutes : 10,937

20 to 24 minutes : 4,899

25 to 29 minutes : 2,932

30 to 34 minutes : 4,605

35 to 39 minutes : 2,244

40 to 44 minutes : 1,700

45 to 59 minutes : 4,217

60 to 89 minutes : 1,715

90 or more minutes : 484


(updated 2013)



Occupations in Douglas County, Kansas

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 11,215  (38.8%)
  • Service Occupations: 4,214  (14.6%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 5,246  (18.1%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 69  (0.2%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 4,103  (14.2%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 11,086  (42.2%)
  • Service Occupations: 4,963  (18.9%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 8,564  (32.6%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 59  (0.2%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 130  (0.5%)


(updated 2010)





Amtrak Stations in Douglas County, Kansas

Rail Station(s)


    413 East 7th Street
    Lawrence, Kansas 66044

(updated 2008)



Employment Rate In Douglas County, Kansas

Employed: 59,505
Unemployed: 2,316



Minority Owned Firms of 100 or More in
Douglas 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: 2.6%
  • 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: 25.5%
  • Other: 71.9%



Water Usage In Douglas County, Kansas

Ground Water

 
Fresh 5.33 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 5.33 Mgal/d
 

Surface Water

 
Fresh 19.19 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 19.19 Mgal/d





There are 831 Farms In Douglas County, Kansas


(updated 2008)



Banks In Douglas County, Kansas

Douglas County Bank - 8 Branches


    Bank Assets: $2.3m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 8

U.s. Bank National Association - 5 Branches


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

Commerce Bank - 5 Branches


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

Central National Bank - 4 Branches


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

Capitol Federal Savings Bank - 4 Branches


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

Intrust Bank, National Association - 3 Branches


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

Emprise Bank - 2 Branches


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

Peoples Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $914.8k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 106

Landmark National Bank - 2 Branches


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

The Baldwin State Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $149.3k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 2

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Douglas County, Kansas

  • Lawrence Municipal


    (about 6.0 miles in Lawrence, Kansas; Airport Code: LWC)

  • New Century Aircenter


    (about 20.8 miles in New Century, Kansas; Airport Code: JCI)

  • Johnson County Industrial


    (about 20.8 miles in New Century, Kansas; Airport Code: JCI)

  • Forbes AFB


    (about 21.9 miles in Pauline, Kansas; Airport Code: FOE)

  • Forbes Field


    (about 22.0 miles in Pauline, Kansas; Airport Code: FOE)

  • Philip Billard Municipal


    (about 22.0 miles in Topeka, Kansas; Airport Code: TOP)

  • Allen Air Park


    (about 27.8 miles in Topeka, Kansas; Airport Code: TPB)

  • Johnson County Executive


    (about 28.4 miles in Overland Park, Kansas; Airport Code: OJC)

  • Sherman AAF


    (about 35.7 miles in Fort Leavenworth, Kansas; Airport Code: FLV)

  • Richards/Gebaur AFB


    (about 37.9 miles in Kansas City, Missouri; Airport Code: GVW)

  • Charles B. Wheeler Downtown


    (about 38.1 miles in Kansas City, Missouri; Airport Code: MKC)

  • Kansas City Downtown


    (about 38.1 miles in Kansas City, Missouri; Airport Code: MKC)

  • Fairfax Municipal


    (about 38.4 miles in Kansas City, Kansas; Airport Code: KCK)

  • Kansas City International


    (about 38.7 miles in Kansas City, Missouri; Airport Code: MCI)

  • Coffey County


    (about 50.0 miles in Burlington, Kansas; Airport Code: KS2)

  • Midwest National Air Center


    (about 58.0 miles in Mosby, Missouri; Airport Code: MO1)

  • Rosecrans Memorial


    (about 61.5 miles in Elwood, Kansas; Airport Code: STJ)

  • Emporia Municipal


    (about 65.1 miles in Olpe, Kansas; Airport Code: EMP)

  • Butler Memorial


    (about 66.2 miles in Butler, Missouri; Airport Code: BUM)

  • Hiawatha Municipal


    (about 67.2 miles in Hiawatha, Kansas; Airport Code: KS3)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Douglas County, Kansas

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

76.93%

Carpooled

10.26%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.86%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.02%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.01%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.10%

Motorcycle

0.03%

Bicycle

1.05%

Walked

6.71%

Other Means

0.36%

Worked At Home

3.68%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 14,212

Renter-occupied housing units : 3,806

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 722

Renter-occupied housing units : 1,486

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,436

Renter-occupied housing units : 2,087

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 6,479

Renter-occupied housing units : 13,097


(updated 2013)



Mortgage Status By Age of Householder
(Douglas County, Kansas)

Housing units with a mortgage:

Householder 15 to 34 years : 2,207

Householder 35 to 44 years : 4,194

Householder 45 to 54 years : 3,967

Householder 55 to 59 years : 2,374

Householder 60 to 64 years : 1,629

Householder 65 to 74 years : 1,616

Householder 75 years and over : 521

Housing units without a mortgage:

Householder 15 to 34 years : 230

Householder 35 to 44 years : 411

Householder 45 to 54 years : 925

Householder 55 to 59 years : 706

Householder 60 to 64 years : 791

Householder 65 to 74 years : 1,716

Householder 75 years and over : 1,562


(updated 2013)



Gross Rent As A Percentage Of Household Income
(Douglas County, Kansas)

Less than 10.0 percent : 608

10.0 to 14.9 percent : 1,680

15.0 to 19.9 percent : 2,002

20.0 to 24.9 percent : 2,415

25.0 to 29.9 percent : 2,224

30.0 to 34.9 percent : 1,435

35.0 to 39.9 percent : 926

40.0 to 49.9 percent : 1,664

50.0 percent or more : 6,493

Not computed : 1,029


(updated 2013)



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

Built 2010 or later : $305,500

Built 2000 to 2009 : $220,500

Built 1990 to 1999 : $198,800

Built 1980 to 1989 : $182,100

Built 1970 to 1979 : $182,500

Built 1960 to 1969 : $168,300

Built 1950 to 1959 : $144,500

Built 1940 to 1949 : $121,000

Built 1939 or earlier : $149,500


(updated 2013)







Percentage of Family Households in Douglas County, Kansas: 53.5%

Percentage of Family Households in Kansas: 66.0%


(updated 2010)



Building Permits in Douglas 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 561 561 $70,092,136
  Two Family 75 150 $11,562,400
  Three and Four Family 5 19 $1,148,465
  Five or More Family 18 163 $5,960,000
  Total

659 893 $88,763,001
2000        
  Single Family 477 477 $63,921,779
  Two Family 58 116 $9,407,455
  Three and Four Family 12 48 $2,122,000
  Five or More Family 13 161 $8,143,000
  Total

560 802 $83,594,234
2001        
  Single Family 474 474 $63,750,737
  Two Family 149 298 $23,550,710
  Three and Four Family 7 27 $1,079,000
  Five or More Family 17 189 $8,604,960
  Total

647 988 $96,985,407
2002        
  Single Family 429 429 $61,855,314
  Two Family 119 238 $21,169,579
  Three and Four Family 1 3 $100,000
  Five or More Family 12 271 $14,692,684
  Total

561 941 $97,817,577
2003        
  Single Family 477 477 $69,054,940
  Two Family 159 318 $27,190,446
  Three and Four Family 9 34 $2,035,259
  Five or More Family 12 148 $5,114,000
  Total

657 977 $103,394,645
2004        
  Single Family 515 515 $80,351,849
  Two Family 108 216 $19,366,480
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 3 102 $2,495,000
  Total

626 833 $102,213,329
2005        
  Single Family 413 413 $67,203,225
  Two Family 29 58 $5,541,275
  Three and Four Family 6 23 $2,984,211
  Five or More Family 10 104 $7,194,527
  Total

458 598 $82,923,238
2006        
  Single Family 411 411 $70,340,319
  Two Family 6 12 $801,813
  Three and Four Family 5 19 $2,485,455
  Five or More Family 9 72 $2,875,000
  Total

431 514 $76,502,587


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Douglas County, KS): $37,547
Median Household Income In 2000 (Kansas): $40,624


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Douglas County): $115,600
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Kansas): $81,000


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Douglas County, Kansas

Utility Gas: 74.0%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 6.3%
Electricity: 18.3%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.2%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 1.0%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.2%
No Fuel Used: 0.1%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





Population in Group Quarters in Douglas County, Kansas

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 1.6%
  • Juvenile facilities : 0.53%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 4.37%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • College/University student housing : 89.14%
  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 4.36%


(updated 2010)







Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Douglas County): $560
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Kansas): $498
Fair Market Rent in 2007 (Douglas County): $758


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



Health Care Centers Close To Douglas County, Kansas

Douglas County Vna


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

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

Ransom Memorial Home Health


     Address: 901 S Main Street, Ottawa, Kansas 66067
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Sunshine Home Health Care


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

Hospitals Close To Douglas County, Kansas

Lawrence Memorial Hospital


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

Ransom Memorial Hospital


     Address: 1301 S Main St, Ottawa, Kansas 66067
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

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

St Francis Health Center


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

Nursing Homes Close To Douglas County, Kansas

Lawrence Memorial Hospital Snf


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

Brandon Woods Retirement Comm


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

Lawrence Presbyterian Manor


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

Baldwin Healthcare & Rehab Ctr


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

Pioneer Ridge Retirement Comm


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



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Douglas County, Kansas

Name: Wolf Creek
Address: PO Box 411; Burlington, KS 66839-0411
Distance: 57 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Douglas County, Kansas

    Retired Workers: 7,605
    Disabled Workers: 1,460
    Widowers Workers: 960
    Spouses Workers: 565
    Children Workers: 820


(updated 2007)



Government Finances In Douglas County, Kansas


Charges


Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $11,000
All Other: $1,320,000


Federal Intergovernmental


Highways: $46,000


State Intergovernmental


General Support: $48,000
Highways: $1,558,000
All Other: $875,000


Local Intergovernmental


All Other: $148,000


Current Operations


Correctional Institutions: $1,788,000
Corrections - Other: $415,000
Elementary & Secondary Education: $311,000
Financial Administration: $3,275,000
Judicial And Legal Services: $2,245,000
Central Staff Services: $2,627,000
General Public Buildings: $1,772,000
Health Services - Other: $4,606,000
Regular Highways: $5,802,000
Natural Resources - Other: $66,000
Parks & Recreation: $137,000
Police Protection: $7,574,000
General - Other: $7,948,000


Other Capital Outlay


Financial Administration: $277,000
Judicial: $69,000
Central Staff: $117,000
General Public Building: $70,000
Health - Other: $649,000
Regular Highways: $459,000
Parks & Recreation: $7,000
Police Protection: $434,000
General - Other: $39,000


General


Interest On Debt: $1,046,000


Intergovernmental To Local Nec


Health: $2,377,000
General: $8,642,000


Tax


Property: $30,959,000
Total General Sales: $13,145,000
Public Utilities: $519,000
Alcoholic Beverage License: $1,000
Motor Vehicle License: $440,000
Occupation & Business License, Nec: $255,000
Other License: $590,000
Documentary & Stock Transfer: $2,566,000


Miscellaneous


Special Assessments: $205,000
Property Sale Other: $85,000
Interest Earnings: $1,227,000
Rents: $91,000
Donations From Private Sources: $24,000
General Revenue, Nec: $83,000


Sinking Fund


Cash & Deposits: $243,000


Other Funds


Cash & Deposits: $20,515,000



Otal Salaries & Wages: $16,703,000
Ong Term Debt Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $737,000
Ong Term Debt Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,010,000
Ong Term Debt Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpo: $24,362,000


Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding


Unspecified Public Purpose: $26,635,000


Short Term Debt Outstanding


Beginning: $400,000


(updated 2006)



Douglas County, Kansas Presidential Election

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



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Douglas County, Kansas citizens.

Relocation to Douglas County, KS

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

Kansas Average 7.39 %

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

Kansas Average 0.19 %

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

  • Johnson County , KS 1.54 % ($32,424 AGI )
  • Shawnee County , KS 0.85 % ($36,188 AGI )
  • Sedgwick County , KS 0.42 % ($28,954 AGI )
  • Jackson County , MO 0.33 % ($36,118 AGI )
  • Leavenworth County , KS 0.32 % ($30,557 AGI )
  • Jefferson County , KS 0.30 % ($30,257 AGI )
  • Franklin County , KS 0.26 % ($30,674 AGI )
  • Wyandotte County , KS 0.23 % ($27,646 AGI )
  • Riley County , KS 0.14 % ($31,176 AGI )
  • Saline County , KS 0.13 % ($34,511 AGI )

Relocation away from Douglas County, KS

10.97 % of Douglas County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $34,908

Kansas Average 7.67 %

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

Kansas Average 0.10 %

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

  • Johnson County , KS 2.33 % ($39,039 AGI )
  • Shawnee County , KS 0.70 % ($34,745 AGI )
  • Jackson County , MO 0.48 % ($30,115 AGI )
  • Sedgwick County , KS 0.35 % ($25,873 AGI )
  • Jefferson County , KS 0.32 % ($36,310 AGI )
  • Leavenworth County , KS 0.29 % ($36,000 AGI )
  • Wyandotte County , KS 0.23 % ($31,131 AGI )
  • Franklin County , KS 0.22 % ($45,127 AGI )
  • Cook County , IL 0.13 % ($28,522 AGI )
  • Riley County , KS 0.12 % ($26,333 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 Douglas County, Kansas is based on over 50 years of data.

Tornado Information For Douglas County, Kansas


On 06/19/1981, a tornado touched down 3.06 miles from the center of Douglas County, Kansas. The tornado was rated a category 3 . There were 33 injuries and 1 fatalities. Damages ranged from $5,000,000 to $50,000,000.

On 09/21/1993, a tornado touched down 3.28 miles from the center of Douglas County, Kansas. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $500 to $5,000.

On 05/08/2003, a tornado touched down 3.28 miles from the center of Douglas County, Kansas. The tornado was rated a category 2 . There were 6 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $500,000 to $5,000,000.

On 06/15/1991, a tornado touched down 3.41 miles from the center of Douglas County, Kansas. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $500 to $5,000.

On 05/22/1952, a tornado touched down 4.14 miles from the center of Douglas County, Kansas. The tornado was rated a category 4 . There were 3 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $50,000-$500,000.



Storms In Douglas County, Kansas

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Flooding        
05/06/2007, 07:07 am 0 0 $50K --
09/23/2005, 04:30 am 0 0 $200K --
05/12/2005, 10:00 pm 0 0 $1K --
07/02/2004, 11:26 am 0 0 $75K $5K
11/01/1998, 09:45 am 0 0 $3M $5K
10/04/1998, 05:00 pm 0 5 $1M --
06/05/1996, 10:55 pm 0 3 $2M $200K
05/16/1995, 10:00 pm 0 0 -- $25K
         
Hail        
06/14/2004, 05:28 pm 0 0 $5K $8K
06/29/1998, 06:30 pm 0 0 $100K --
05/18/1997, 06:59 pm 0 0 $1M --
05/24/1994, 06:25 pm 0 0 -- $5K
09/21/1993, 03:41 pm 0 0 -- $5K
09/21/1993, 02:15 pm 0 0 $500K $500K
04/12/1993, 01:39 pm 0 0 $5K $5K
         
Heavy Rain        
05/07/2007, 05:00 am 0 6 $50K --
08/12/2005, 04:00 pm 0 0 $10K --
         
Lightning        
08/23/2004, 08:22 pm 0 0 $6K --
08/23/2004, 08:20 pm 0 0 $10K --
08/23/2004, 07:50 pm 0 0 $3K --
06/02/2003, 04:30 am 0 0 $20K --
08/22/2002, 11:05 am 0 1 -- --
06/04/2002, 08:55 am 0 0 $4K --
04/10/2001, 12:00 pm 0 0 $8K --
09/11/2000, 05:58 pm 0 0 $2K --
06/13/2000, 08:50 am 0 0 $1K --
05/26/2000, 06:05 pm 0 0 $1K --
05/26/2000, 01:35 am 0 0 $1K --
05/26/2000, 01:30 am 0 0 $1K --
06/28/1999, 07:00 am 0 0 $15K --
05/14/1999, 10:15 am 0 0 $12K --
09/21/1998, 12:10 am 0 0 $60K --
03/24/1997, 05:45 pm 0 0 $13K --
03/24/1997, 07:45 am 0 0 $6K --
10/07/1996, 12:30 am 0 0 $50K --
07/29/1996, 06:45 am 0 0 $1K --
07/04/1996, 10:30 am 0 0 $1K --
06/06/1996, 09:57 am 0 0 $50K --
09/06/1995, 02:25 pm 0 2 -- --
06/24/1995, 06:10 pm 0 0 $20K --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
04/23/2006, 08:23 pm 0 0 $10K --
06/12/2004, 08:15 pm 0 0 $20K $10K
05/08/2002, 05:58 pm 0 0 $10K --
05/11/2000, 08:27 pm 0 0 $1K --
05/11/2000, 08:17 pm 0 0 $1K --
10/04/1998, 05:15 pm 0 0 $5K --
06/29/1998, 06:30 pm 0 2 $700K --
05/16/1995, 08:10 pm 0 0 $2M $100K
04/16/1995, 08:10 am 0 0 $20K --
07/01/1994, 09:45 pm 0 0 $500K $1K
07/01/1994, 09:40 pm 0 1 $50K $5K
06/07/1994, 12:40 pm 0 0 $50K $1K
06/07/1994, 12:27 pm 0 0 $5K $1K
03/30/1993, 06:08 pm 0 0 $5K --
         



Tornados In Douglas County, Kansas

    Length Width F-Scale Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage

Tornado

  2000-05-11 8 75 1 0 0 $108K --
  1998-06-29 -- 25 -- 0 0 -- --
  1996-06-05 1 100 1 0 0 $600K $2K
  1990-03-12 1 100 1 0 0 $250K --
  1980-05-31 2 220 2 0 0 $250K --
  1969-05-07 -- 20 -- 0 0 -- --
  1966-06-12 -- 33 1 0 0 -- --
  1963-09-04 -- 33 1 0 0 -- --
  1962-07-11 -- 33 2 0 0 $3K --
  1958-07-11 -- 33 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 Douglas 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 Douglas County, Kansas


  • Douglas County Jail


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


(updated 2006)



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