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Demographics Analysis

The people of Grant 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
(Grant County, Kansas)

Male:

Under 5 years : 407

5 to 9 years : 384

10 to 14 years : 280

15 to 17 years : 117

18 and 19 years : 43

20 years : 8

21 years : 8

22 to 24 years : 89

25 to 29 years : 385

30 to 34 years : 272

35 to 39 years : 122

40 to 44 years : 347

45 to 49 years : 261

50 to 54 years : 254

55 to 59 years : 129

60 and 61 years : 128

62 to 64 years : 106

65 and 66 years : 36

67 to 69 years : 45

70 to 74 years : 82

75 to 79 years : 35

80 to 84 years : 98

85 years and over : 67

Female:

Under 5 years : 253

5 to 9 years : 385

10 to 14 years : 237

15 to 17 years : 283

18 and 19 years : 20

20 years : 2

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 87

25 to 29 years : 379

30 to 34 years : 151

35 to 39 years : 296

40 to 44 years : 206

45 to 49 years : 359

50 to 54 years : 232

55 to 59 years : 206

60 and 61 years : 55

62 to 64 years : 61

65 and 66 years : 35

67 to 69 years : 136

70 to 74 years : 81

75 to 79 years : 59

80 to 84 years : 49

85 years and over : 134


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Grant County, Kansas)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 4,948

Multiple ancestry : 1,782

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 27

Ancestry not reported : 652


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 5,998

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 63

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 298

Not a U.S. citizen : 1,050


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Grant County, Kansas)

Total:

Under 5 years : 660

5 to 17 years : 1,686

18 to 24 years : 257

25 to 34 years : 1,187

35 to 44 years : 971

45 to 54 years : 1,106

55 to 59 years : 335

60 and 61 years : 183

62 to 64 years : 167

65 to 74 years : 415

75 years and over : 442

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 598

5 to 17 years : 1,314

18 to 24 years : 85

25 to 34 years : 583

35 to 44 years : 434

45 to 54 years : 487

55 to 59 years : 209

60 and 61 years : 125

62 to 64 years : 65

65 to 74 years : 174

75 years and over : 253

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 35

5 to 17 years : 147

18 to 24 years : 61

25 to 34 years : 193

35 to 44 years : 304

45 to 54 years : 344

55 to 59 years : 111

60 and 61 years : 58

62 to 64 years : 72

65 to 74 years : 171

75 years and over : 175

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 63

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 27

5 to 17 years : 225

18 to 24 years : 111

25 to 34 years : 348

35 to 44 years : 233

45 to 54 years : 275

55 to 59 years : 15

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 30

65 to 74 years : 70

75 years and over : 14


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Grant County, Kansas)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 2,290

Female : 2,037

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 787

Female : 884

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 63

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 563

Female : 785


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Grant County, Kansas)

Born in state of residence : 3,935

Born in other state in the United States : 1,475

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 963


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 541

Now married, except separated : 1,756

Divorced : 200

Separated : 3

Widowed : 215

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 77

Now married, except separated : 1,054

Divorced : 244

Separated : 17

Widowed : 117

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 63

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 146

Now married, except separated : 861

Divorced : 125

Separated : 30

Widowed : 14


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 4,351

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 1,209

Speak English less than "very well" : 1,082

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 26

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 58

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Japanese:

Speak English "very well" : 14

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Native North American languages:

Speak English "very well" : 9

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Grant County, Kansas

  • Other Groups: 2,686   (38.9%)
  • German: 1,138   (16.5%)
  • United States Or American: 990   (14.3%)
  • English: 566   (8.2%)
  • Irish: 565   (8.2%)
  • Dutch: 173   (2.5%)
  • Swedish: 149   (2.2%)
  • French (except Basque): 112   (1.6%)
  • Scotch-irish: 99   (1.4%)
  • Scottish: 95   (1.4%)
  • Polish: 71   (1.0%)
  • Italian: 41   (0.6%)
  • Russian: 38   (0.6%)
  • British: 34   (0.5%)
  • Arab: 28   (0.4%)
  • Welsh: 26   (0.4%)
  • Norwegian: 20   (0.3%)
  • Canadian: 20   (0.3%)
  • Czech: 13   (0.2%)
  • Slovak: 10   (0.1%)
  • Belgian: 10   (0.1%)
  • European: 8   (0.1%)
  • Swiss: 8   (0.1%)
  • Danish: 8   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Grant County, Kansas is 7,409



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Grant County, Kansas: 3,703
Female Population in Grant County, Kansas: 3,706


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Grant County, Kansas: 32.7
Median Female Resident Age in Grant County, Kansas: 37.5


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Kansas is 36


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Grant County, Kansas


White


Both sexes

34.8

Male

33.9

Female

35.8

Black or African American


Both sexes

16.1

Male

13.5

Female

16.3

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

30.0

Male

24.3

Female

31.8

Asian


Both sexes

30.8

Male

36.5

Female

30.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

25.1

Male

25.9

Female

23.8

Two or More Races


Both sexes

20.7

Male

18.3

Female

23.8

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

24.1

Male

23.9

Female

24.2

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

42.7

Male

41.8

Female

43.6


(updated 2010)



Races in Grant County, Kansas


  • White: 6,373
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 73
  • Asian: 14
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 795
  • Two or More Races: 154



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 62   (2.74%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 27   (1.19%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 144   (6.36%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 201   (8.88%)
  • 9th Grade: 82   (3.62%)
  • 10th Grade: 97   (4.28%)
  • 11th Grade: 24   (1.06%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 102   (4.51%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 567   (25.04%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 180   (7.95%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 286   (12.63%)
  • Associate Degree: 150   (6.63%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 255   (11.26%)
  • Master's Degree: 50   (2.21%)
  • Professional School Degree: 30   (1.33%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 7   (0.31%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 30   (1.23%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 28   (1.14%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 81   (3.31%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 124   (5.07%)
  • 9th Grade: 123   (5.02%)
  • 10th Grade: 74   (3.02%)
  • 11th Grade: 82   (3.35%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 60   (2.45%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 752   (30.72%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 174   (7.11%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 400   (16.34%)
  • Associate Degree: 145   (5.92%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 306   (12.5%)
  • Master's Degree: 50   (2.04%)
  • Professional School Degree: 19   (0.78%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Grant County, Kansas

  • Ulysses


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: 111 S. Baughman, Ulysses, KS 67880, Phone: (620) 356-3655, Students: 1,783 )

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

  • Sullivan Elem


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 600 W. Nebraska, Ulysses, KS 67880, Phone: (620) 356-1742, Students: 463 )

  • Hickok Elem


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 810 N Missouri, Ulysses, KS 67880, Phone: (620) 356-3919, Students: 435 )

  • Kepley Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 113 N Colorado, Ulysses, KS 67880, Phone: (620) 356-3025, Students: 353 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Grant County, Kansas

  • Ulysses High


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 501 N Mccall, Ulysses, KS 67880, Phone: (620) 356-1380, Students: 532 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Grant County, Kansas

  • Grant County Library


    215 E. Grant Ave., Ulysses, KS 67880

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Grant County, Kansas


  • Adam East Museum And Art Center


    226 W 3rd Ave, Moses Lake, WA 98837

  • American Indian Culture Research Center, Inc.


    Po Box 98, Marvin, SD 57251

  • Big Stone City Historical Society


    Po Box 185, Big Stone City, SD 57216

  • Boscobel Depot Heritage Museum Inc


    909 Hinman Ave, Boscobel, WI 53805

  • Boscobel Historical Society


    1005 Wisconsin Ave, Boscobel, WI 53805

  • Cassville Historical Society Inc


    1612 Jack Oak Road, Cassville, WI 53806

  • Central Arkansas Antique Machinery And Historical Society In


    Po Box 579, Sheridan, AR 72150

  • Dewitt Museum


    , Prairie City, OR 97869
    http://www.prairiecityoregon.com

  • Dewitt Museum Depot Park


    S Main St, Prairie City, OR 97869

  • Dry Prong Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 253, Dry Prong, LA 71423

  • Fairmount Historical Museum Inc


    Po Box 92, Fairmount, IN 46928

  • Fennimore Railroad Historical Society Inc


    620 Washington St, Fennimore, WI 53809

  • Fennimore Railroad Historical Society Museum


    610 Lincoln Ave, Fennimore, WI 53809

  • Fly In Cruise In Inc


    347 S 500 E, Marion, IN 46953

  • Fort Bayard Historic Preservation Society


    Po Box 14, Arenas Valley, NM 88022

  • Friends Of Fennimore Doll And Toy Museum Inc


    1135 6th St Po Box 53, Fennimore, WI 53809

  • Friends Of Grant County Historical Museum


    Po Box 276, Canyon City, OR 97820

  • Friends Of Kam Wah Chung & Co Museum


    Po Box 663, John Day, OR 97845
    http://www.oregonstateparks.org/park_8.php

  • Friends Of Stonefield State Historic Site & Nelson Dewey Sta


    Po Box 658, Cassville, WI 53806

  • Gas City Historical Society Inc


    517 E North D St, Gas City, IN 46933

  • Gas City Museum


    210 W North A St, Gas City, IN 46933
    http://gascitymuseum.com

  • Grant County Family Heritage Foundation


    Po Box 6, Seneca, OR 97873

  • Grant County Genealogical Society


    Po Bbox 418, Canyon City, OR 97820

  • Grant County Historical Preservation And Review Board Inc


    1002 Rogers Road, Crittenden, KY 41030

  • Grant County Historical Society


    Po Box 906, Ulysses, KS 67880

  • Grant County Historical Society


    Po Box 1141, Ephrata, WA 98823

  • Grant County Historical Society Grant Co Wisconsin


    129 E Maple St, Lancaster, WI 53813

  • Grant County Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 1951, Marion, IN 46952
    http://www.marion.lib.in.us/gchs.htm

  • Grant County Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 33, Corinth, KY 41010

  • Grant County Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 201, Milbank, SD 57252

  • Grant County Historical Society Of Elbow Lake Minnesota


    Po Box 1002, Elbow Lake, MN 56531

  • Grant County Museum


    300 East Oklahoma, Ulysses, KS 67880

  • Grant County Museum Foundation Inc


    Po Box 309, Sheridan, AR 72150
    http://www.grantcountymuseum.com

  • Grant County North Dakota Historical Society


    9260 56th Ave Sw, Carson, ND 58529

  • Grant County Ranch And Rodeo Museum


    241 E Main, John Day, OR 97845

  • Grant County Sports Hall Of Fame Inc


    316 West Fifth Street, Marion, IN 46953

  • Grant County, Museum


    300 E Oklahoma Ave, Ulysses, KS 67880

  • Historic Fairmount


    Po Box 257, Fairmount, IN 46928

  • Historical Old West Dimension Of Yesteryear Inc A Delaware C


    Po Box 275, Prairie City, OR 97869

  • Indiana Freedom Memorial Inc


    1603 N Baldwin Avenue, Marion, IN 46952

  • Jamison Museum Association Inc


    Po Box 780, Platteville, WI 53818

  • John Day Historical Preservation Foundation Inc


    Po Box 367, John Day, OR 97845

  • Jonesboro Historical Society Inc


    414 S Main St, Jonesboro, IN 46938

  • Kam Wah Chung Chinese Heritage Museum


    125 Nw Canton St, John Day, OR 97845

  • Marion Public Library & Museum


    600 S. Washington Street, Marion, IN 46953
    http://www.marion.lib.in.us

  • Matthews Covered Bridge Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 153, Matthews, IN 46957

  • Memories R Forever Auto Museum


    424 S Burress Ave, Moses Lake, WA 98837

  • Mimbres Museum Research Center Inc


    Po Box 1424, Arenas Valley, NM 88022

  • Mining Museum


    405 E Main St, Platteville, WI 53818
    http://www.mining.jamison.museum

  • Mining Museum & Rollo Jamison Museum


    405 East Main Street, Platteville, WI 53818

  • Moses Lake Museum And Art Center


    228 W 3rd Ave, Moses Lake, WA 98837
    http://mlrec.com/museum-art-center_293.html

  • Nelson Dewey Heritage Society


    253 S Harrison St, Lancaster, WI 53813

  • New Nashville Preservation And Historical Association


    Po Box 115, Nash, OK 73761

  • Passage Thru Time


    116 N Main St, Potosi, WI 53820

  • Platteville Community Arboretum Inc


    Po Box 302, Platteville, WI 53818

  • Point Of Beginnings Heritage


    Po Box 608, Platteville, WI 53818

  • Potosi Foundation Inc


    Po Box 177, Potosi, WI 53820

  • Potosi Township Historical Society


    147 Crest View Dr, Potosi, WI 53820

  • Quilters Hall Of Fame Inc


    Po Box 681, Marion, IN 46952
    http://www.quiltershalloffame.net

  • Quincy Valley Historical Society & Museum


    415 F St Sw, Quincy, WA 98848


* There are 8 more museums in Grant County, Kansas not display here.

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Grant County, Kansas


Airport


(1) Ulysses Airport  

Building


(1) Critical Care Transfer   (2) Grant County Activity Center   (3) Grant County Civic Center Auditorium   (4) Grant County Courthouse   (5) Grant County Emergency Medical Services   (6) Grant County Fire Department   (7) Grant County Health Department   (8) Grant County Jail   (9) Grant County Library   (10) Grant County Museum   (11) Grant County Pool And Wellness Facility   (12) Grant County Road And Bridge Department   (13) Grant County Senior Center   (14) Grant County Sheriff S Office   (15) Kansas Highway Patrol Troop E Grant   (16) Ulysses City Hall   (17) Ulysses Police Department  

Cemetery


(1) Golden Cemetery   (2) Shockey Cemetery   (3) Ulysses Cemetery  

Church


(1) Apostolic Truth Tabernacle   (2) Brethren Church   (3) Celebration Baptist Church   (4) Church Of The Nazarene   (5) College Street Baptist Church   (6) Country View Baptist Church   (7) First Assembly Of God Church   (8) First Baptist Church   (9) First Free Will Baptist Church   (10) First United Methodist Church   (11) Grace Lutheran Church   (12) Grant Mennonite Church   (13) Kingdom Hall Of Jehovah S Witnesses   (14) Mary Queen Of Peace Church   (15) Patterson Avenue Church Of God   (16) Primera Iglesia Bautista Ulysses   (17) Rose Lane Church Of God   (18) Saint John S Episcopal Church   (19) Shelton Memorial Christian Church   (20) Templo Nueva Vida   (21) The Church Of Jesus Christ Of Latter Day Saints   (22) Ulysses Church Of Christ   (23) Ulysses Mennonite Brethren Church  

Civil


(1) City Of Ulysses   (2) Grant County   (3) Township Of Lincoln   (4) Township Of Sherman   (5) Township Of Sullivan  

Dam


(1) Ulysses City Dam  

Hospital


(1) Bob Wilson Memorial Grant County Hospital  

Locale


(1) Bentwood Golf Course   (2) Columbian Track   (3) Gognac Historical   (4) Golden Historical   (5) Grant County Fairgrounds   (6) Pioneer Co-op Spur   (7) Shockey Historical   (8) Sullivans Track   (9) Surprise Historical   (10) Ulysses Wastewater Treatment Facility   (11) Warrendale Historical   (12) Zionville Historical  

Populated Place


(1) Bedrock Mobile Home Park   (2) Hickok   (3) Hillcrest Trailer Court   (4) Mavarick Trailer Court   (5) Razz Electric Mobile Homes   (6) S And S Trailer Court   (7) Stano   (8) Ulysses  

Post Office


(1) Ulysses Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Ulysses City Lake  

School


(1) Cornerstone Christian Academy   (2) Hickok Elementary School   (3) Hillcrest School   (4) Kepley Middle School   (5) Pleasant Prairie School   (6) Pleasant Valley School   (7) Red Rock Elementary School Historical   (8) Spring Valley School   (9) Sullivan Elementary School   (10) Ulysses Career Learning Academy   (11) Ulysses High School   (12) Warrendale School  

Stream


(1) Sand Arroyo Creek   (2) Wolf Creek  

Tower


(1) Kuly-am Ulysses  

Valley


(1) Lakin Draw  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Grant County, Kansas

67880 (pop. 7,902)


Counties Nearby Grant County, Kansas

Stanton County, KS  (pop. 2,152) 23.4 Miles
Stevens County, KS  (pop. 5,145) 23.7 Miles
Haskell County, KS  (pop. 4,043) 24.0 Miles
Kearny County, KS  (pop. 4,197) 32.2 Miles
Seward County, KS  (pop. 23,334) 39.3 Miles
Morton County, KS  (pop. 3,097) 39.7 Miles
Finney County, KS  (pop. 37,119) 39.7 Miles
Hamilton County, KS  (pop. 2,583) 41.5 Miles



Area Code(s) in Grant County, Kansas

620



Elevation in Grant County, Kansas is 3,025.0 ft. (922.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Grant County, Kansas

Lat: 37.565557 N        Long: -101.321914 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 54   (1.7%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 54   (1.7%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 80   (2.5%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 210   (6.5%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 356   (10.9%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 570   (17.5%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 989   (30.4%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 403   (12.4%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 129   (4.0%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 102   (3.1%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 62   (1.9%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 7   (0.2%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 91   (2.8%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 148   (4.5%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Grant County, Kansas)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 2,582

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 368

In 3-person carpool : 164

In 4-person carpool : 44

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 39

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 0

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

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 37

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 94

Other means : 10

Worked at home : 135


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Grant County, Kansas)

Less than 5 minutes : 707

5 to 9 minutes : 998

10 to 14 minutes : 564

15 to 19 minutes : 500

20 to 24 minutes : 282

25 to 29 minutes : 13

30 to 34 minutes : 124

35 to 39 minutes : 7

40 to 44 minutes : 15

45 to 59 minutes : 18

60 to 89 minutes : 100

90 or more minutes : 10


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 525

No Social Security income : 2,250


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 317

No retirement income : 2,458


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Grant County, Kansas)

Less than $10,000 : 96

$10,000 to $14,999 : 89

$15,000 to $19,999 : 13

$20,000 to $24,999 : 94

$25,000 to $29,999 : 164

$30,000 to $34,999 : 34

$35,000 to $39,999 : 83

$40,000 to $44,999 : 160

$45,000 to $49,999 : 49

$50,000 to $59,999 : 261

$60,000 to $74,999 : 190

$75,000 to $99,999 : 539

$100,000 to $124,999 : 187

$125,000 to $149,999 : 52

$150,000 to $199,999 : 72

$200,000 or more : 55


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $61,912


(updated 2009)



Occupations in Grant County, Kansas

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 525  (26.4%)
  • Service Occupations: 88  (4.4%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 234  (11.8%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 138  (6.9%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 547  (27.5%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 378  (25.0%)
  • Service Occupations: 365  (24.2%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 596  (39.4%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 39  (2.6%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 53  (3.5%)


(updated 2010)





Employment Rate In Grant County, Kansas

Employed: 3,614
Unemployed: 118



Minority Owned Firms of 100 or More in
Grant 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: 28.3%
  • Other: 71.7%



Water Usage In Grant County, Kansas

Ground Water

 
Fresh 155.11 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 155.11 Mgal/d
 

Surface Water

 
Fresh 0.00 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 0.00 Mgal/d





There are 266 Farms In Grant County, Kansas


(updated 2008)



Banks In Grant County, Kansas

Grant County Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $232.8k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 2

Johnson State Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $73.9k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 2

The Western State Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $435.3k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 10

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Grant County, Kansas

  • Ulysses Airport


    (about 3.9 miles in Ulysses, Kansas; Airport Code: ULS)

  • Garden City Municipal


    (about 40.9 miles in Garden City, Kansas; Airport Code: GCK)

  • Liberal Municipal


    (about 41.1 miles in Liberal, Kansas; Airport Code: LBL)

  • Garden City Regional


    (about 41.1 miles in Garden City, Kansas; Airport Code: GCK)

  • Liberal Mid-America Regional


    (about 41.2 miles in Liberal, Kansas; Airport Code: LBL)

  • Cimarron Municipal


    (about 56.2 miles in Cimarron, Kansas; Airport Code: UXS)

  • Guymon Municipal


    (about 62.0 miles in Guymon, Oklahoma; Airport Code: GUY)

  • Dodge City Regional


    (about 75.4 miles in Dodge City, Kansas; Airport Code: DDC)

  • Lamar Municipal


    (about 82.4 miles in Wiley, Colorado; Airport Code: LAA)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Grant County, Kansas

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

77.58%

Carpooled

14.59%

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

0.38%

Walked

1.39%

Other Means

0.46%

Worked At Home

5.60%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 1,830

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 44

Female householder, no husband present : 264

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 609

Householder not living alone : 28


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 8

Male householder and female partner : 41

Female householder and female partner : 16

Female householder and male partner : 0

All other households : 2,710


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Grant County, Kansas)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,571

Renter-occupied housing units : 259

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 34

Renter-occupied housing units : 10

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 181

Renter-occupied housing units : 83

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 300

Renter-occupied housing units : 337


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Grant County, Kansas)

Less than $10,000 : 142

$10,000 to $14,999 : 191

$15,000 to $19,999 : 75

$20,000 to $24,999 : 164

$25,000 to $29,999 : 174

$30,000 to $34,999 : 70

$35,000 to $39,999 : 83

$40,000 to $44,999 : 201

$45,000 to $49,999 : 108

$50,000 to $59,999 : 351

$60,000 to $74,999 : 190

$75,000 to $99,999 : 642

$100,000 to $124,999 : 195

$125,000 to $149,999 : 52

$150,000 to $199,999 : 82

$200,000 or more : 55


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Grant County, Kansas)

Total : 3,091


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Grant County, Kansas)

Occupied : 2,775

Vacant : 316


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Grant County, Kansas)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Grant County, Kansas)

Built 2005 or later : 48

Built 2000 to 2004 : 80

Built 1990 to 1999 : 445

Built 1980 to 1989 : 450

Built 1970 to 1979 : 829

Built 1960 to 1969 : 385

Built 1950 to 1959 : 374

Built 1940 to 1949 : 225

Built 1939 or earlier : 255


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Grant County, Kansas)

Utility gas : 2,370

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 106

Electricity : 290

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 0

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 9


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Grant County, Kansas)

Less than $10,000 : 117

$10,000 to $14,999 : 23

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 46

$25,000 to $29,999 : 96

$30,000 to $34,999 : 100

$35,000 to $39,999 : 29

$40,000 to $49,999 : 89

$50,000 to $59,999 : 99

$60,000 to $69,999 : 76

$70,000 to $79,999 : 145

$80,000 to $89,999 : 381

$90,000 to $99,999 : 158

$100,000 to $124,999 : 121

$125,000 to $149,999 : 117

$150,000 to $174,999 : 253

$175,000 to $199,999 : 31

$200,000 to $249,999 : 92

$250,000 to $299,999 : 57

$300,000 to $399,999 : 36

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 20


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Grant 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 : 46

Home equity loan only : 255

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 20

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 1,052

Housing units without a mortgage : 713


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 :

Built 1990 to 1999 : $131,800

Built 1980 to 1989 : $158,800

Built 1970 to 1979 : $85,100

Built 1960 to 1969 : $85,100

Built 1950 to 1959 : $58,900

Built 1940 to 1949 : $77,000

Built 1939 or earlier : $65,000


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Grant County, Kansas: 76.3%

Percentage of Family Households in Kansas: 66.0%


(updated 2010)



Building Permits in Grant 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 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2000        
  Single Family 7 7 $771,500
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

7 7 $771,500
2001        
  Single Family 5 5 $297,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

5 5 $297,000
2002        
  Single Family 5 5 $439,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

5 5 $439,000
2003        
  Single Family 6 6 $1,084,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

6 6 $1,084,000
2004        
  Single Family 2 2 $336,227
  Two Family 4 8 $240,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

6 10 $576,227
2005        
  Single Family 2 2 $269,900
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $269,900
2006        
  Single Family 2 2 $93,574
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $93,574


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Grant County, KS): $39,854
Median Household Income In 2000 (Kansas): $40,624


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Grant County): $68,500
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Kansas): $81,000


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Grant County, Kansas

Utility Gas: 85.7%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 6.6%
Electricity: 6.2%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.9%
Solar Energy: 0.3%
Other Fuel: 0.3%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





Population in Group Quarters in Grant County, Kansas

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 27.85%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 72.15%


(updated 2010)







Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Grant County): $436
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Kansas): $498
Fair Market Rent in 2007 (Grant County): $563


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



Health Care Centers Close To Grant County, Kansas

Heritage Homecare


     Address: 415 North Main Street, Ulysses, Kansas 67880
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 11/22/1983

Stevens County Hospital Hha


     Address: 1006 S Jackson St, Hugoton, Kansas 67951
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 10/16/1984

Kearny County Home Health Agency


     Address: 500 East Thorpe Street, Lakin, Kansas 67860
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 12/1/2004

Liberal Hh & Guymon Hospice


     Address: 502 N Kansas, Liberal, Kansas 67901
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 11/5/2004

Sunshine Nursing Agency


     Address: 2718 N Cummings Rd Suite E, Garden City, Kansas 67846
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 6/24/1988

Hospitals Close To Grant County, Kansas

Bob Wilson Memorial Grant County Hospital


     Address: 415 N Main Street, Ulysses, Kansas 67880
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Kearny County Hospital


     Address: 500 Thorpe Street, Lakin, Kansas 67860
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Southwest Medical Center


     Address: 315 West 15th Street, Liberal, Kansas 67901
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Morton County Hospital


     Address: 445 N Hilltop, Elkhart, Kansas 67950
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

St Catherine Hospital


     Address: 401 East Spruce, Garden City, Kansas 67846
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Nursing Homes Close To Grant County, Kansas

Southwest Medical Center Snf


     Address: 315 W 15th Street, Liberal, Kansas 67905
     Ownership: Government - County
     Number of Residents: 9
     Percent Occupied: 50%

Good Samaritan Society - Liberal


     Address: 2160 Zinnia Ln, Liberal, Kansas 67901
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 62
     Percent Occupied: 89%

Wheatridge Park Care Center


     Address: 1501 S Holly Dr, Liberal, Kansas 67901
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 35
     Percent Occupied: 64%

Garden Valley Retirement Villa


     Address: 1505 E Spruce St, Garden City, Kansas 67846
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 72
     Percent Occupied: 63%

The Homestead Health & Rehab Center


     Address: 2308 N 3rd Po Box 955, Garden City, Kansas 67846
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 59
     Percent Occupied: 98%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Grant County, Kansas

Name: Wolf Creek
Address: PO Box 411; Burlington, KS 66839-0411
Distance: 307 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Grant County, Kansas

    Retired Workers: 640
    Disabled Workers: 85
    Widowers Workers: 125
    Spouses Workers: 70
    Children Workers: 80


(updated 2007)



Grant County, Kansas Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 20.34%
  • Bush & Cheney 78.64%
  • Other 1.02%



(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 Grant County, Kansas citizens.

Relocation to Grant County, KS

6.36 % of Grant County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $31,472

Kansas Average 7.39 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Finney County , KS 0.51 % ($31,231 AGI )
  • Stanton County , KS 0.40 % ($48,400 AGI )

Relocation away from Grant County, KS

8.53 % of Grant 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 $37,747

Kansas Average 7.67 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Finney County , KS 0.54 % ($22,357 AGI )
  • Sedgwick County , KS 0.39 % ($27,300 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 Grant County, Kansas is based on over 50 years of data.

Tornado Information For Grant County, Kansas


On 06/06/1951, a tornado touched down 1.09 miles from the center of Grant County, Kansas. The tornado was rated a category 2 (no rain or hail) . There were 3 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $500 to $5,000.

On 06/06/1951, a tornado touched down 2.82 miles from the center of Grant County, Kansas. The tornado was rated a category 3 . There were 3 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $5,000 to $50,000.

On 05/11/2005, a tornado touched down 2.83 miles from the center of Grant County, Kansas. The tornado was rated a category 2 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 09/07/1994, a tornado touched down 5.24 miles from the center of Grant County, Kansas. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 05/11/2005, a tornado touched down 5.46 miles from the center of Grant County, Kansas. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.



Storms In Grant County, Kansas

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Thunderstorm Wind        
10/01/2002, 06:10 pm 0 0 $1K --
06/02/2002, 06:23 pm 0 0 $1K --
03/14/2001, 06:20 pm 0 0 $7K --
06/09/2000, 05:10 pm 0 0 $2K --
06/09/2000, 05:05 pm 0 0 $1K --
03/07/2000, 04:50 pm 0 0 $10K --
06/21/1996, 05:55 pm 0 0 $2K --
06/21/1996, 05:53 pm 0 0 $1K --
         



Tornados In Grant County, Kansas

    Length Width F-Scale Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage

Tornado

  2005-06-03 1 20 -- 0 0 -- --
  2001-05-20 -- 30 -- 0 0 -- --
  2001-04-10 5 150 1 0 0 $150K --
  1993-09-18 8 20 -- 0 0 -- --
  1993-05-05 2 20 1 0 0 $5K --
  1976-04-15 -- 20 -- 0 0 $3K --
  1965-06-03 -- 33 1 0 0 $25K --
  1965-06-03 -- 33 -- 0 0 -- --
  1964-05-09 -- 33 -- 0 0 -- --
  1962-07-04 -- 33 -- 0 0 -- --
  1962-05-17 13 250 2 0 0 $25K --
  1956-05-26 31 33 1 0 0 -- --
  1954-05-26 1 100 2 0 0 $250K --
  1951-05-20 13 900 3 0 0 $250K --
  1951-05-20 1 33 2 0 0 $25K --
  1922-01-01 2 150 2 0 0 $250K --





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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 Grant 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 Grant County, Kansas


  • Grant County Jail


    210 E. Central Ave., Ulysses, KS 67880
    Capacity: 36
    Confined: 28
    Avg. Population: 28
    Year Built: 1973


(updated 2006)



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