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Demographics Analysis

The people of Norton 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
(Norton County, Kansas : 2009)

Male:

Under 5 years : 39

5 to 9 years : 180

10 to 14 years : 149

15 to 17 years : 121

18 and 19 years : 15

20 years : 12

21 years : 31

22 to 24 years : 88

25 to 29 years : 165

30 to 34 years : 429

35 to 39 years : 226

40 to 44 years : 292

45 to 49 years : 271

50 to 54 years : 224

55 to 59 years : 189

60 and 61 years : 50

62 to 64 years : 77

65 and 66 years : 45

67 to 69 years : 84

70 to 74 years : 61

75 to 79 years : 83

80 to 84 years : 136

85 years and over : 5

Female:

Under 5 years : 214

5 to 9 years : 172

10 to 14 years : 99

15 to 17 years : 98

18 and 19 years : 4

20 years : 1

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 25

25 to 29 years : 170

30 to 34 years : 129

35 to 39 years : 121

40 to 44 years : 186

45 to 49 years : 185

50 to 54 years : 175

55 to 59 years : 165

60 and 61 years : 72

62 to 64 years : 84

65 and 66 years : 17

67 to 69 years : 124

70 to 74 years : 77

75 to 79 years : 101

80 to 84 years : 63

85 years and over : 202



Median Age By Sex
(Norton County, Kansas : 2009)

Male : 41

Female : 46



Total Population
(Norton County, Kansas : 2009)

Total : 5,456



Population By Race
(Norton County, Kansas : 2009)

White alone : 4,961

Black or African American alone : 241

American Indian and Alaska Native alone : 10

Asian alone : 30

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone : 0

Some other race alone : 30

Two or more races:

Two races including Some other race : 0

Two races excluding Some other race, and three or more races : 184



Population By Ancestry
(Norton County, Kansas : 2009)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 2,710

Multiple ancestry : 1,959

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 54

Ancestry not reported : 733



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Norton County, Kansas : 2009)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 5,332

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

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

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 14

Not a U.S. citizen : 110



Place Of Birth By Age
(Norton County, Kansas : 2009)

Total:

Under 5 years : 253

5 to 17 years : 819

18 to 24 years : 176

25 to 34 years : 893

35 to 44 years : 825

45 to 54 years : 855

55 to 59 years : 354

60 and 61 years : 122

62 to 64 years : 161

65 to 74 years : 408

75 years and over : 590

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 232

5 to 17 years : 560

18 to 24 years : 61

25 to 34 years : 398

35 to 44 years : 405

45 to 54 years : 445

55 to 59 years : 224

60 and 61 years : 42

62 to 64 years : 61

65 to 74 years : 340

75 years and over : 405

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 21

5 to 17 years : 259

18 to 24 years : 115

25 to 34 years : 446

35 to 44 years : 377

45 to 54 years : 378

55 to 59 years : 130

60 and 61 years : 80

62 to 64 years : 100

65 to 74 years : 68

75 years and over : 185

Native: born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 49

35 to 44 years : 43

45 to 54 years : 32

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



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Norton County, Kansas : 2009)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 1,623

Female : 1,550

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 1,264

Female : 895

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 85

Female : 39



Place Of Birth By Race
(Norton County, Kansas : 2009)

Born in state of residence : 2,965

Born in other state in the United States : 1,935

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 61



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Norton County, Kansas : 2009)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 472

Now married, except separated : 1,311

Divorced : 404

Separated : 24

Widowed : 293

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 421

Now married, except separated : 1,050

Divorced : 272

Separated : 40

Widowed : 192

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 56

Now married, except separated : 42

Divorced : 10

Separated : 0

Widowed : 16



Median Age At First Marriage
(Norton County, Kansas : 2009)

Male :

Female :



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Norton County, Kansas : 2009)

Speak only English : 4,952

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 96

Speak English less than "very well" : 53

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

French Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Italian:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Portuguese or Portuguese Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 55

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Yiddish:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other West Germanic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Scandinavian languages:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Greek:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Russian:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Polish:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Serbo-Croatian:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Slavic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Armenian:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Persian:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Gujarati:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Hindi:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Urdu:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Indic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Indo-European languages:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Chinese:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Japanese:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Korean:

Speak English "very well" : 10

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Mon-Khmer, Cambodian:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Hmong:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Thai:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Laotian:

Speak English "very well" : 10

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Vietnamese:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Asian languages:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Tagalog:

Speak English "very well" : 18

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Pacific Island languages:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Navajo:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Native North American languages:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Hungarian:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Arabic:

Speak English "very well" : 9

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Hebrew:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

African languages:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other and unspecified languages:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0





Total Population In Norton County, Kansas (In 2010): 5,671
Estimated Population In July 2007: 5,584 (1.56% Change)



Male Population in Norton County, Kansas: 3,170
Female Population in Norton County, Kansas: 2,501



Median Male Resident Age in Norton County, Kansas: 40.9
Median Female Resident Age in Norton County, Kansas: 46.8



Kansas Median Age: 36.0



Median Age By Sex in
Norton County, Kansas


White


Both sexes

44.4

Male

41.7

Female

47.2

Black or African American


Both sexes

37.8

Male

38.2

Female

8.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

47.5

Male

32.5

Female

49.5

Asian


Both sexes

37.5

Male

37.8

Female

29.8

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

35.5

Male

0.0

Female

35.5

Other


Both sexes

26.3

Male

26.3

Female

26.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

16.2

Male

15.4

Female

17.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

28.4

Male

29.1

Female

26.0

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

45.2

Male

43.0

Female

47.4













Races in Norton County, Kansas


  • White: 94.5%
  • African American: 2.9%
  • American Indian: 0.2%
  • Asian: 0.5%
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0.0%
  • Some Other Race: 0.6%
  • Two or More Races: 1.2%





Ancestries in Norton County, Kansas

  • German: 36.2%
  • English: 14.5%
  • Irish: 12.3%
  • United States Or American: 7.4%
  • Other Groups: 5.4%
  • Dutch: 3.9%
  • Swedish: 3.0%
  • French (except Basque): 2.7%
  • Scotch-irish: 2.3%
  • Norwegian: 1.9%
  • Czech: 1.5%
  • Polish: 1.4%
  • Scottish: 1.2%
  • Czechoslovakian: 1.0%
  • Danish: 1.0%
  • Italian: 0.8%
  • Russian: 0.6%
  • European: 0.6%
  • Greek: 0.5%
  • British: 0.4%
  • French Canadian: 0.4%
  • Welsh: 0.2%
  • Pennsylvania German: 0.2%
  • Swiss: 0.2%
  • Luxemburger: 0.1%
  • Canadian: 0.1%
  • Romanian: 0.1%
  • Austrian: 0.1%
  • Ukrainian: 0.0%
  • Hungarian: 0.0%


Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 1.25%
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0.63%
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 1.43%
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 3.27%
  • 9th Grade: 1.66%
  • 10th Grade: 3.72%
  • 11th Grade: 2.51%
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 2.15%
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 41.56%
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 10.61%
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 11.78%
  • Associate Degree: 4.61%
  • Bachelor's Degree: 11.42%
  • Master's Degree: 2.91%
  • Professional School Degree: 0%
  • Doctorate Degree: 0.49%

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 1.23%
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0%
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0%
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 3.86%
  • 9th Grade: 2.26%
  • 10th Grade: 2.06%
  • 11th Grade: 1.85%
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 2.21%
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 33.06%
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 15.48%
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 17.89%
  • Associate Degree: 4.06%
  • Bachelor's Degree: 11.77%
  • Master's Degree: 3.19%
  • Professional School Degree: 1.08%
  • Doctorate Degree: 0%



Largest School Agency's In Norton County, Kansas

  • Norton Community Schools


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: 105 E. Waverly, Norton, KS 67654, Phone: (785) 877-3386, Students: 696 )

  • Northern Valley


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: Po Box 217, Almena, KS 67622, Phone: (785) 669-2445, Students: 213 )

  • West Solomon Valley Sch


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: Po Box 98, Lenora, KS 67645, Phone: (785) 567-4350, Students: 61 )

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

  • Eisenhower Elem


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 1100 Eisenhower Drive, Norton, KS 67654, Phone: (785) 877-5113, Students: 354 )

  • Norton Jr High


    ( Grades: 7-8, Location: 706 North Jones Street, Norton, KS 67654, Phone: (785) 877-5851, Students: 112 )

  • Almena Elem


    ( Grades: K-4, Location: Po Box 217, Almena, KS 67622, Phone: (785) 664-2446, Students: 84 )

  • Lenora Elem


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: Po Box 98, Lenora, KS 67645, Phone: (785) 567-4350, Students: 25 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Norton County, Kansas

  • Norton High


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 513 W. Wilberforce Street, Norton, KS 67654, Phone: (785) 877-3338, Students: 230 )

  • Northern Valley High


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: Po Box 217, Almena, KS 67622, Phone: (785) 669-2445, Students: 71 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Norton County, Kansas

* Data from 2005






Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Norton County, Kansas


Airport


(1) Lenora Municipal Airfield   (2) Norton Municipal Airport  

Building


(1) Almena Area Fire Department   (2) Lenora Volunteer Fire Department   (3) Norton City Volunteer Fire Department   (4) Norton County Rural Fire District 2   (5) Solomon Valley Rural Fire Department  

Cemetery


(1) Carlson Cemetery   (2) Cope Cemetery   (3) Devizes Cemetery   (4) Edmond Cemetery   (5) Farmingdale Cemetery   (6) Gettis Cemetery   (7) Lenora East Cemetery   (8) Lenora South Cemetery   (9) Maple Grove Cemetery   (10) Modell Cemetery   (11) Mount Hope Cemetery   (12) Mount Olive Cemetery   (13) Oronoque Cemetery   (14) Prairie Gem Cemetery   (15) Saint Joseph Cemetery   (16) Sheley Cemetery   (17) Whitfield Cemetery  

Church


(1) Highland Church Historical   (2) Maple Grove Church  

Civil


(1) City Of Norton   (2) Norton County   (3) Township Of Allodium   (4) Township Of Almena-district 4   (5) Township Of Center-district 1   (6) Township Of Graham   (7) Township Of Harrison-district 6   (8) Township Of Solomon-district 3  

Dam


(1) Almena Diversion Dam   (2) Norton Dam  

Hospital


(1) Norton State Hospital  

Locale


(1) Brett Historical   (2) Cactus Historical   (3) Fairhaven Historical   (4) Hadley Ranch   (5) Hanback Historical   (6) Hedgewood Historical   (7) Houston Historical   (8) Lebau Ranch   (9) Smithton Historical   (10) Statespur Historical   (11) Wakeman Historical  

Park


(1) Almena Diversion Wildlife Area   (2) Lenora Wildlife Area   (3) Norton County Lake Park   (4) Norton Wildlife Area   (5) Prairie Dog State Park  

Populated Place


(1) Almena   (2) Calvert   (3) Dellvale   (4) Densmore   (5) Devizes   (6) Edmond   (7) Lenora   (8) New Almelo   (9) Norton   (10) Oronoque  

Reservoir


(1) Almena City Lake   (2) Big Dutchman Lake   (3) Browns Pond   (4) Keith Sebelius Lake   (5) Norton County Lake  

School


(1) Almena Elementary School   (2) Bunty School Historical   (3) Dellvale School Historical   (4) Dry Creek School Historical   (5) Eisenhower Elementary School   (6) Excelsior School Historical   (7) Far View School   (8) Kinderhook School Historical   (9) Lone Hand School Historical   (10) Northern Valley High School   (11) Norton Community High School   (12) Norton Junior High School   (13) Pleasant Hill School Historical   (14) Pleasant Valley School Historical   (15) School Number 35 Historical   (16) Star School Historical   (17) Walnut Ridge School Historical  

Stream


(1) Big Timber Creek   (2) Boy Creek   (3) Buffalo Creek   (4) Coon Creek   (5) Deer Creek   (6) East Elk Creek   (7) Elk Creek   (8) Fancy Creek   (9) Game Creek   (10) Horse Creek   (11) Lost Creek   (12) Marsh Creek   (13) North Fork Prairie Dog Creek   (14) Otter Creek   (15) Robinson Creek   (16) Sand Creek   (17) Sand Creek   (18) Sand Creek   (19) Scull Creek   (20) South Fork Prairie Dog Creek   (21) Spring Branch   (22) Spring Creek   (23) Squaw Branch   (24) Walnut Creek   (25) Walnut Creek   (26) Wildcat Creek   (27) Wildcat Creek  

Summit


(1) Horseshoe Hill  

Tower


(1) Kqnk-am Norton  

Valley


(1) Spring Draw  



Zip Codes in Norton County, Kansas

67622 67629 67645 67654


Cities Nearby Norton County, Kansas

Furnas County, Nebraska 28.1 Miles
Decatur County, Kansas 28.3 Miles
Phillips County, Kansas 29.3 Miles
Graham County, Kansas 30.5 Miles
Harlan County, Nebraska 36.3 Miles
Sheridan County, Kansas 41.7 Miles
Rooks County, Kansas 42.1 Miles
Red Willow County, Nebraska 42.1 Miles
Gosper County, Nebraska 53.3 Miles
Phelps County, Nebraska 55.2 Miles



Area Code(s) in Norton County, Kansas

785



Current local time in Norton County, Kansas is
May 11, 2014 1:26:05 AM



Elevation in Norton County, Kansas is
2,428.0 ft. (740.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Norton County, Kansas

Lat: 39.783846 N        Long: -99.899288 W



Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Norton 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


Travel Time to Work in Norton County, Kansas

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.

(1.3%)

5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.

(1.5%)

5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.

(3.2%)

6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.

(3.5%)

6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.

(6.6%)

7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.

(13.4%)

7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.

(35.5%)

8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.

(12.9%)

8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.

(3.1%)

9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.

(3.4%)

10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.

(2.5%)

11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.

(1.0%)

12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.

(5.3%)

4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.

(6.8%)



Means Of Transportation
(Norton County, Kansas : 2009)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 1,732

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 212

In 3-person carpool : 35

In 4-person carpool : 18

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 0

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

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 193

Other means : 10

Worked at home : 104



Time Leaving Home To Go To Work
(Norton County, Kansas : 2009)

12:00 a.m. to 4:59 a.m. : 109

5:00 a.m. to 5:29 a.m. : 81

5:30 a.m. to 5:59 a.m. : 123

6:00 a.m. to 6:29 a.m. : 22

6:30 a.m. to 6:59 a.m. : 179

7:00 a.m. to 7:29 a.m. : 312

7:30 a.m. to 7:59 a.m. : 617

8:00 a.m. to 8:29 a.m. : 277

8:30 a.m. to 8:59 a.m. : 80

9:00 a.m. to 9:59 a.m. : 85

10:00 a.m. to 10:59 a.m. : 28

11:00 a.m. to 11:59 a.m. : 28

12:00 p.m. to 3:59 p.m. : 197

4:00 p.m. to 11:59 p.m. : 62



Travel Time To Work
(Norton County, Kansas : 2009)

Less than 5 minutes : 655

5 to 9 minutes : 661

10 to 14 minutes : 396

15 to 19 minutes : 159

20 to 24 minutes : 149

25 to 29 minutes : 51

30 to 34 minutes : 62

35 to 39 minutes : 16

40 to 44 minutes : 10

45 to 59 minutes : 25

60 to 89 minutes : 2

90 or more minutes : 14



Self-Employment Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Norton County, Kansas : 2009)

With self-employment income : 403

No self-employment income : 1,777



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Norton County, Kansas : 2009)

With Social Security income : 813

No Social Security income : 1,367



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Norton County, Kansas : 2009)

With retirement income : 289

No retirement income : 1,891



Family Income (Annual)
(Norton County, Kansas : 2009)

Less than $10,000 : 2

$10,000 to $14,999 : 60

$15,000 to $19,999 : 103

$20,000 to $24,999 : 52

$25,000 to $29,999 : 116

$30,000 to $34,999 : 110

$35,000 to $39,999 : 107

$40,000 to $44,999 : 18

$45,000 to $49,999 : 52

$50,000 to $59,999 : 198

$60,000 to $74,999 : 191

$75,000 to $99,999 : 164

$100,000 to $124,999 : 63

$125,000 to $149,999 : 43

$150,000 to $199,999 : 12

$200,000 or more : 8



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Norton County, Kansas : 2009)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : 51,152







Occupations in
Norton County, Kansas

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 32.6%
  • Service Occupations: 16.6%
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 17.2%
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 5.3%
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 13.9%

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 34.4%
  • Service Occupations: 24.0%
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 37.4%
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 1.7%
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0.3%







Employment Rate In
Norton County, Kansas

Employed: 2,622
Unemployed: 93



Minority Owned Firms of 100 or More in
Norton 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: 46.4%
  • Other: 53.6%



Water Usage In
Norton County, Kansas

Ground Water

 
Fresh 9.83 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 9.83 Mgal/d
 

Surface Water

 
Fresh 4.74 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 4.74 Mgal/d





Number of Farms In
Norton County, Kansas: 712 Farms



Banks In Norton County, Kansas

Almena State Bank - 2 Branches


    Info Date: June 2007
    Bank Assets: $28,514.00
    Deposits: $13,003,000.00
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 2

First Security Bank & Trust Company - 2 Branches


    Info Date: June 2007
    Bank Assets: $138,492.00
    Deposits: $54,279,000.00
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 2

The First State Bank - 1 Branches


    Info Date: June 2007
    Bank Assets: $228,036.00
    Deposits: $46,152,000.00
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 50

The Bank - 1 Branches


    Info Date: June 2007
    Bank Assets: $146,892.00
    Deposits: $19,196,000.00
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 65









Modes of Transportation in
Norton County, Kansas

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

81.69%

Carpooled

7.66%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.08%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.24%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.28%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

4.38%

Other Means

0.45%

Worked At Home

5.23%









Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Norton County, Kansas, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.





Household Type
(Norton County, Kansas : 2009)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 1,108

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 27

Female householder, no husband present : 164

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 774

Householder not living alone : 107



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Norton County, Kansas : 2009)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 28

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 41

All other households : 2,111



Household Type By Tenure
(Norton County, Kansas : 2009)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 895

Renter-occupied housing units : 213

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 27

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 96

Renter-occupied housing units : 68

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 464

Renter-occupied housing units : 417



Household Income (Annual)
(Norton County, Kansas : 2009)

Less than $10,000 : 115

$10,000 to $14,999 : 175

$15,000 to $19,999 : 253

$20,000 to $24,999 : 149

$25,000 to $29,999 : 211

$30,000 to $34,999 : 190

$35,000 to $39,999 : 134

$40,000 to $44,999 : 74

$45,000 to $49,999 : 57

$50,000 to $59,999 : 229

$60,000 to $74,999 : 271

$75,000 to $99,999 : 196

$100,000 to $124,999 : 63

$125,000 to $149,999 : 43

$150,000 to $199,999 : 12

$200,000 or more : 8



Housing Units
(Norton County, Kansas : 2009)

Total : 2,654



Occupancy Status
(Norton County, Kansas : 2009)

Occupied : 2,180

Vacant : 474



Median Number Of Rooms
(Norton County, Kansas : 2009)

Median number of rooms : 6



Year Structure Built
(Norton County, Kansas : 2009)

Built 2005 or later : 0

Built 2000 to 2004 : 0

Built 1990 to 1999 : 38

Built 1980 to 1989 : 312

Built 1970 to 1979 : 306

Built 1960 to 1969 : 310

Built 1950 to 1959 : 256

Built 1940 to 1949 : 211

Built 1939 or earlier : 1,221



House Heating Fuel
(Norton County, Kansas : 2009)

Utility gas : 1,473

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 438

Electricity : 167

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 39

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 63

No fuel used : 0



House Value
(Norton County, Kansas : 2009)

Less than $10,000 : 34

$10,000 to $14,999 : 77

$15,000 to $19,999 : 79

$20,000 to $24,999 : 99

$25,000 to $29,999 : 94

$30,000 to $34,999 : 98

$35,000 to $39,999 : 103

$40,000 to $49,999 : 141

$50,000 to $59,999 : 134

$60,000 to $69,999 : 122

$70,000 to $79,999 : 50

$80,000 to $89,999 : 80

$90,000 to $99,999 : 92

$100,000 to $124,999 : 114

$125,000 to $149,999 : 23

$150,000 to $174,999 : 23

$175,000 to $199,999 : 21

$200,000 to $249,999 : 47

$250,000 to $299,999 : 9

$300,000 to $399,999 : 0

$400,000 to $499,999 : 36

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 6



Mortgage Status
(Norton County, Kansas : 2009)

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 : 25

Home equity loan only : 39

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 760

Housing units without a mortgage : 658



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Norton County, Kansas : 2009)

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 :

Built 1990 to 1999 : 102,500

Built 1980 to 1989 : 75,000

Built 1970 to 1979 : 63,200

Built 1960 to 1969 : 45,000

Built 1950 to 1959 : 39,600

Built 1940 to 1949 : 53,800

Built 1939 or earlier : 44,800









Percentage of Family Households in
Norton County, Kansas: 62.6%

Percentage of Family Households in
Kansas: 66.0%



Building Permits in Norton 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 2 2 $115,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $115,000
2000        
  Single Family 2 2 $216,346
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $216,346
2001        
  Single Family 2 2 $198,699
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $198,699
2002        
  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
2003        
  Single Family 6 6 $426,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

6 6 $426,000
2004        
  Single Family 1 1 $65,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $65,000
2005        
  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
2006        
  Single Family 12 12 $1,200,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

12 12 $1,200,000



Median Household Income In 2000 (Norton County, KS): $31,050
Median Household Income In 2000 (Kansas): $40,624



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Norton County): $49,400
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Kansas): $81,000



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Norton County, Kansas

Utility Gas: 68.8%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 23.3%
Electricity: 5.2%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.6%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 1.5%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.5%
No Fuel Used: 0.1%








Population in Group Quarters in Norton County, Kansas

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 89.42%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 9.12%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 1.46%







Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Norton County): $329
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Kansas): $498
Fair Market Rent in 2007 (Norton County): $523



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



Health Care Centers Close To Norton County, Kansas

Prn Home Health Agency


     Address: 801 N Norton Ave, Norton, Kansas 67654
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 9/1/1977

Cottonwood Home Care Agency


     Address: 810 W Columbia Street, Oberlin, Kansas 67749
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 4/2/1993

Phillips County Hha


     Address: 784 Sixth St, Phillipsburg, Kansas 67661
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 1/1/1980

Logan Manor Home Health


     Address: 108 S Adams, Logan, Kansas 67646
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 8/2/1993

Graham Co Hospital Hha


     Address: 304 W Prout, Hill City, Kansas 67642
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 8/20/1966

Hospitals Close To Norton County, Kansas

Tri Valley Health System


     Address: "p O Box 488, 1305 West Hwy 6 & 34", Cambridge, Nebraska 69022
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Phillips County Hospital


     Address: 1150 State Street Po Box 607, Phillipsburg, Kansas 67661
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Harlan County Health System


     Address: "p O Box 836, 717 North Brown St", Alma, Nebraska 68920
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Sheridan County Hospital


     Address: 826 18th Street, Hoxie, Kansas 67740
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Community Hospital


     Address: "p O Box 1328, 1301 East H St", Mc Cook, Nebraska 69001
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Nursing Homes Close To Norton County, Kansas

Good Samaritan Society - Arapahoe


     Address: P O Box 448, 601 Main Street, Arapahoe, Nebraska 68922
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 29
     Percent Occupied: 97%

Beaver City Manor


     Address: P O Box 70, 905 Floyd Street, Beaver City, Nebraska 68926
     Ownership: Government - City
     Number of Residents: 21
     Percent Occupied: 75%

Good Samaritan Society - Decatur County


     Address: 108 E Ash St, Oberlin, Kansas 67749
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 44
     Percent Occupied: 94%

Logan Manor Comm Health Serv


     Address: Po Box 308, Logan, Kansas 67646
     Ownership: Government - City
     Number of Residents: 27
     Percent Occupied: 75%

Good Samaritan Society - Colonial Villa


     Address: 719 North Brown Street, Alma, Nebraska 68920
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 40
     Percent Occupied: 80%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Norton County, Kansas

Name:
Address:
Distance: 0 Miles



Social Security Users in Norton County, Kansas

    Retired Workers: 1,205
    Disabled Workers: 145
    Widowers Workers: 190
    Spouses Workers: 120
    Children Workers: 130





Norton County, Kansas Presidential Election (2004)

  • Kerry & Edwards 18.20%
  • Bush & Cheney 80.49%
  • Other 1.31%





Taxes Analysis

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

Relocation to Norton County, KS

6.22 % of Norton County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $29,878

Kansas Average 7.39 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Phillips County , KS 0.56 % ($26,818 AGI )

Relocation away from Norton County, KS

7.06 % of Norton 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 $31,965

Kansas Average 7.67 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Ellis County , KS 0.70 % ($18,714 AGI )
  • Johnson County , KS 0.50 % ($61,700 AGI )



Income Tax Rates in Kansas (2008)

Low Bracket: $15,000 (3.50%)
High Bracket: $30,000 (6.45%)



Sales Tax Rates in Kansas (2008)

5.30%



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 Norton County, Kansas is based on over 50 years of data.

Tornado Information For Norton County, Kansas

On 07/14/1962, a tornado touched down 1.13 miles from the center of Norton County, Kansas. The tornado was rated a category 2 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $500 to $5,000.

On 06/22/1996, a tornado touched down 1.57 miles from the center of Norton County, Kansas. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 09/06/1970, a tornado touched down 2.94 miles from the center of Norton County, Kansas. The tornado was rated a category 2 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $500 to $5,000.

On 05/25/1965, a tornado touched down 2.94 miles from the center of Norton County, Kansas. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $5,000 to $50,000.

On 06/03/1999, a tornado touched down 6.16 miles from the center of Norton County, Kansas. The tornado was rated a category 3 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from less than $50.



Storms In Norton County, Kansas

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
FLASH FLOOD        
2000-06-23 0 0 -- --
         
FLOOD        
1995-05-27 0 0 -- $12K
         
FUNNEL CLOUD        
1997-06-25 0 0 -- --
         
HAIL        
2006-07-13 0 0 -- --
2004-09-13 0 0 -- --
2002-05-11 0 0 -- --
2001-05-31 0 0 -- --
1999-06-26 0 0 -- --
1999-05-14 0 0 -- --
1999-05-14 0 0 -- --
1998-04-14 0 0 -- --
1998-04-14 0 0 -- --
1996-07-23 0 0 -- --
1994-07-07 0 0 -- --
1994-06-08 0 0 $1K --
1994-06-07 0 0 -- --
1994-06-01 0 0 -- --
1994-06-01 0 0 -- --
1994-06-01 0 0 -- --
1994-06-01 0 0 -- --
1994-05-05 0 0 -- --
1994-05-05 0 0 -- --
1994-05-05 0 0 -- --
1994-05-05 0 0 -- --
1994-02-18 0 0 -- --
1994-02-18 0 0 -- --
1993-09-18 0 0 -- --
1993-09-17 0 0 $50K --
1993-09-17 0 0 -- --
1993-03-28 0 0 -- --
1993-03-28 0 0 -- --
1993-03-28 0 0 -- --
1993-03-28 0 0 -- --
1992-07-11 0 0 -- --
1992-07-07 0 0 -- --
1987-05-25 0 0 -- --
1974-05-10 0 0 -- --
1961-01-01 0 0 -- --
1908-01-01 0 0 -- --
         
HEAVY RAIN        
2001-04-22 0 0 -- --
         
LIGHTNING        
2003-08-01 0 0 -- --
         
THUNDERSTORM WINDS        
1994-07-07 0 0 -- --
1993-08-18 0 0 -- --
1993-08-18 0 0 -- --
         
TSTM WIND        
2004-05-29 0 0 -- --
2004-05-29 0 0 -- --
1961-01-01 0 0 -- --
         
WINTER STORM        
1995-03-06 0 0 -- --
         





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 Norton County, Kansas directly or research local government web sites.

Number of Sex Offenders In Kansas

6,000 Sex Offenders (approximate)





Interesting Data About Norton County, Kansas

  • Resident Total Population Estimate (july 1) 2006: 5,584
  • Resident Total Population Estimate, Percent Change - April 1, 2000 To July 1, 2006: -6.2
  • Resident Total Population Estimate, Net Change - April 1, 2000 To July 1, 2006: -369
  • Resident Population (april 1) 2000 (complete Count): 5,953
  • Resident Population Under 5 Years Of Age (july 1) 2006: 259
  • Resident Population Under 5 Years Of Age, Percent (july 1) 2006: 4.6
  • Resident Population Under 18 Years Of Age (july 1) 2006: 1,114
  • Resident Population Under 18 Years Of Age, Percent (july 1) 2006: 19.9
  • Resident Population 65 Years And Over, Percent (july 1) 2006: 17.7
  • Resident Population 65 Years And Over (july 1) 2006: 989
  • Resident Population Total Females, Percent (july 1) 2006: 44.2
  • Resident Population White Alone (july 1) 2006: 5,231
  • Resident Population Black Alone (july 1) 2006: 241
  • Resident Population American Indian And Alaska Native Alone (july 1) 2006: 29
  • Resident Population Asian Alone (july 1) 2006: 34
  • Resident Population Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islander Alone (july 1) 2006: 1
  • Resident Population Two Or More Races (july 1) 2006: 48
  • Resident Population Hispanic Or Latino Origin (july 1) 2006: 171
  • Resident Population Not Hispanic, White Alone (july 1) 2006: 5,063
  • Resident Population White Alone, Percent (july 1) 2006: 93.7
  • Resident Population Black Alone, Percent (july 1) 2006: 4.3
  • Resident Population American Indian And Alaska Native Alone, Percent (july 1) 2006: 0.5
  • Resident Population Asian Alone, Percent (july 1) 2006: 0.6
  • Resident Population Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islander Alone, Percent (july 1) 2006: 0.0
  • Resident Population Two Or More Races, Percent (july 1) 2006: 0.9
  • Resident Population Hispanic Or Latino Origin, Percent (july 1) 2006: 3.1
  • Resident Population Not Hispanic, White Alone, Percent (july 1) 2006: 90.7
  • Births 2004: 51
  • Deaths 2004: 86
  • Infant Deaths Under One Year 2004: 0
  • Population 5 Years And Over By Residence In 1995 - Percent In Same House 2000 (sample): 60.2
  • Percent Foreign Born Population 2000 (sample): 0.6
  • Population 5 Years And Over, Percent Speaking Language Other Than English At Home 2000 (sample): 3.3
  • Educational Attainment - Persons 25 Years And Over - Percent High School Graduate Or Higher 2000: 84.8
  • Educational Attainment - Persons 25 Years And Over - Percent Bachelor's Degree Or Higher 2000: 15.4
  • Civilian Noninstitutionalized Population, 5 Years And Over, With A Disability 2000 (sample): 967
  • Average Travel Time To Work For Workers 16 Years And Over Not Working At Home 2000: 12.7
  • Housing Unit Estimates As Of July 1, 2006: 2,692
  • Housing Unit Estimates - Net Change, April 1, 2000 (base) To July 1, 2006: 19
  • Housing Unit Estimates - Percent Change, April 1, 2000 (base) To July 1, 2006: 0.7
  • Owner-occupied Housing Units - Percent Of Total Occupied Housing Units 2000 (complete Count): 77.8
  • Median Value Of Specified Owner-occupied Housing Units 2000 (sample): 46,800
  • Housing Units By Units In Structure - Multiple Units 2000 (sample): 8.0
  • Households 2000 (complete Count): 2,266
  • Persons Per Household 2000 (complete Count): 2.28
  • Per Capita Income In 1999: 16,835
  • Median Household Income 2004: 32,122
  • People Of All Ages In Poverty - Percent 2004: 11.8
  • Personal Income (naics) 2005: 144
  • Per Capita Personal Income (naics) 2005: 25,554
  • Civilian Labor Force 2006: 2,713
  • Civilian Labor Force Unemployment 2006: 93
  • Civilian Labor Force Unemployment Rate 2006: 3.4
  • Employment In All Industries (naics) 2005: 3,878
  • Employment In All Industries (naics), Net Change 2000(sic)- 2005: 73
  • Employment In Government And Government Enterprises (naics) 2005: 964
  • Earnings In All Industries (naics, No Code) 2005: 102,011
  • Earnings In All Industries (naics, No Code), Average Earnings Per Job 2005: 26,305
  • Private Nonfarm Establishments 2005: 187
  • Private Nonfarm Employment For Pay Period Including March 12, 2005: 1,877
  • Private Nonfarm Employment For Pay Period Including March 12, 2005, Percent Change 2000-2005: 1.4
  • Nonemployer: Total (naics 00) Establishments, 2005: 373
  • Accommodation And Food Services: Total (naics 72) - Sales Of Establishments With Payroll 2002: 4,542
  • Total Number Of Firms 2002: 500
  • 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: 46.4
  • Manufacturing: Total (naics 31-33) - Value Of Shipments 2002: 0
  • Wholesale Trade: Total (naics 42) - Sales Of Establishments With Payroll 2002: 111,849
  • Retail Trade: Total (naics 44-45) - Sales Of Establishments With Payroll 2002: 36,606
  • Retail Trade: Total (naics 44-45) - Sales Of Establishments With Payroll Per Capita 2002: 6,274
  • New Private Housing Units Authorized By Building Permits - Total 2006 (20,000-place Universe): 12
  • Valuation Of New Private Housing Units Authorized By Building Permits 2006 (20,000-place Universe): 1,200
  • Land In Farms (naics) 2002(acres)(not Adjusted): 517,477
  • Federal Government Expenditure - Total Fy 2004: 65,296
  • Federal Government Expenditure Per Capita Fy 2004: 11,260
  • Land Area In Square Miles 2000: 877.84
  • Population Per Square Mile 2000: 6.8






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