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Demographics Analysis

The people of Osage 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
(Osage County, Kansas)

Male:

Under 5 years : 470

5 to 9 years : 534

10 to 14 years : 693

15 to 17 years : 414

18 and 19 years : 222

20 years : 89

21 years : 48

22 to 24 years : 276

25 to 29 years : 385

30 to 34 years : 408

35 to 39 years : 496

40 to 44 years : 538

45 to 49 years : 741

50 to 54 years : 659

55 to 59 years : 562

60 and 61 years : 254

62 to 64 years : 258

65 and 66 years : 197

67 to 69 years : 156

70 to 74 years : 285

75 to 79 years : 228

80 to 84 years : 154

85 years and over : 77

Female:

Under 5 years : 447

5 to 9 years : 544

10 to 14 years : 615

15 to 17 years : 438

18 and 19 years : 196

20 years : 51

21 years : 60

22 to 24 years : 242

25 to 29 years : 340

30 to 34 years : 433

35 to 39 years : 522

40 to 44 years : 593

45 to 49 years : 743

50 to 54 years : 664

55 to 59 years : 533

60 and 61 years : 159

62 to 64 years : 274

65 and 66 years : 224

67 to 69 years : 189

70 to 74 years : 277

75 to 79 years : 247

80 to 84 years : 233

85 years and over : 218


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Osage County, Kansas)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 8,446

Multiple ancestry : 5,056

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 171

Ancestry not reported : 2,713


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 16,189

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 10

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 64

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 40

Not a U.S. citizen : 83


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Osage County, Kansas)

Total:

Under 5 years : 917

5 to 17 years : 3,238

18 to 24 years : 1,184

25 to 34 years : 1,566

35 to 44 years : 2,149

45 to 54 years : 2,807

55 to 59 years : 1,095

60 and 61 years : 413

62 to 64 years : 532

65 to 74 years : 1,328

75 years and over : 1,157

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 832

5 to 17 years : 2,748

18 to 24 years : 841

25 to 34 years : 1,146

35 to 44 years : 1,474

45 to 54 years : 2,016

55 to 59 years : 714

60 and 61 years : 301

62 to 64 years : 386

65 to 74 years : 886

75 years and over : 866

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 85

5 to 17 years : 464

18 to 24 years : 328

25 to 34 years : 399

35 to 44 years : 626

45 to 54 years : 719

55 to 59 years : 374

60 and 61 years : 112

62 to 64 years : 146

65 to 74 years : 442

75 years and over : 284

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 7

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 9

35 to 44 years : 35

45 to 54 years : 23

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 : 19

18 to 24 years : 15

25 to 34 years : 12

35 to 44 years : 14

45 to 54 years : 49

55 to 59 years : 7

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 7


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Osage County, Kansas)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 6,105

Female : 6,105

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 1,968

Female : 2,011

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 28

Female : 46

Foreign born:

Male : 43

Female : 80


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Osage County, Kansas)

Born in state of residence : 11,875

Born in other state in the United States : 3,791

Native: born outside the United States : 60

Foreign born : 58


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 1,880

Now married, except separated : 5,880

Divorced : 959

Separated : 75

Widowed : 561

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 484

Now married, except separated : 2,358

Divorced : 442

Separated : 37

Widowed : 236

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 56

Divorced : 8

Separated : 0

Widowed : 3

Foreign born:

Never married : 17

Now married, except separated : 80

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 7


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 15,013

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 249

Speak English less than "very well" : 15

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 10

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 52

Speak English less than "very well" : 39

Other West Germanic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 19

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Persian:

Speak English "very well" : 7

Speak English less than "very well" : 22

Gujarati:

Speak English "very well" : 2

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Indic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 6

Speak English less than "very well" : 3

Chinese:

Speak English "very well" : 8

Speak English less than "very well" : 5

Japanese:

Speak English "very well" : 4

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Laotian:

Speak English "very well" : 3

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Tagalog:

Speak English "very well" : 7

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other and unspecified languages:

Speak English "very well" : 5

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Osage County, Kansas

  • German: 4,131   (27.4%)
  • Irish: 2,110   (14.0%)
  • English: 1,857   (12.3%)
  • United States Or American: 1,745   (11.6%)
  • Other Groups: 1,114   (7.4%)
  • French (except Basque): 696   (4.6%)
  • Swedish: 685   (4.5%)
  • Scotch-irish: 491   (3.3%)
  • Dutch: 427   (2.8%)
  • Scottish: 384   (2.5%)
  • Welsh: 225   (1.5%)
  • Norwegian: 202   (1.3%)
  • Italian: 192   (1.3%)
  • Polish: 140   (0.9%)
  • European: 110   (0.7%)
  • Danish: 96   (0.6%)
  • French Canadian: 96   (0.6%)
  • Czech: 88   (0.6%)
  • Swiss: 86   (0.6%)
  • British: 26   (0.2%)
  • Austrian: 22   (0.1%)
  • Russian: 21   (0.1%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 20   (0.1%)
  • West Indian (excluding Hispanic Groups): 18   (0.1%)
  • Scandinavian: 16   (0.1%)
  • Belgian: 15   (0.1%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 12   (0.1%)
  • Hungarian: 12   (0.1%)
  • Finnish: 9   (0.1%)
  • Canadian: 8   (0.1%)
  • Slavic: 6   (0.0%)
  • Subsaharan African: 6   (0.0%)
  • Slovene: 4   (0.0%)
  • Eastern European: 4   (0.0%)
  • Portuguese: 3   (0.0%)
  • Greek: 3   (0.0%)
  • Lithuanian: 3   (0.0%)
  • Northern European: 3   (0.0%)
  • Arab: 2   (0.0%)
  • Icelander: 2   (0.0%)
  • Australian: 2   (0.0%)
  • Luxemburger: 2   (0.0%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Osage County, Kansas is 16,386



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Osage County, Kansas: 8,144
Female Population in Osage County, Kansas: 8,242


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Osage County, Kansas: 40.4
Median Female Resident Age in Osage County, Kansas: 42.4


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Kansas is 36


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Osage County, Kansas


White


Both sexes

43.4

Male

42.2

Female

44.5

Black or African American


Both sexes

25.5

Male

29.5

Female

18.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

39.7

Male

37.0

Female

42.0

Asian


Both sexes

29.5

Male

22.3

Female

34.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

13.8

Male

13.8

Female

24.5

Other


Both sexes

39.5

Male

46.3

Female

37.8

Two or More Races


Both sexes

18.8

Male

17.9

Female

20.3

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

23.8

Male

27.5

Female

22.4

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

43.7

Male

42.5

Female

44.8


(updated 2010)



Races in Osage County, Kansas


  • White: 15,784
  • African American: 104
  • American Indian: 74
  • Asian: 40
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 74
  • Two or More Races: 310



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 26   (0.49%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 4   (0.07%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 19   (0.36%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 220   (4.12%)
  • 9th Grade: 72   (1.35%)
  • 10th Grade: 130   (2.43%)
  • 11th Grade: 129   (2.41%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 199   (3.72%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 2,379   (44.52%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 435   (8.14%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 796   (14.9%)
  • Associate Degree: 226   (4.23%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 484   (9.06%)
  • Master's Degree: 140   (2.62%)
  • Professional School Degree: 57   (1.07%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 28   (0.52%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 8   (0.14%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 2   (0.03%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 13   (0.23%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 236   (4.09%)
  • 9th Grade: 126   (2.18%)
  • 10th Grade: 85   (1.47%)
  • 11th Grade: 164   (2.84%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 175   (3.03%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 2,328   (40.33%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 742   (12.85%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 746   (12.92%)
  • Associate Degree: 263   (4.56%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 607   (10.51%)
  • Master's Degree: 251   (4.35%)
  • Professional School Degree: 11   (0.19%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 16   (0.28%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Osage County, Kansas

  • Santa Fe Trail


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: Po Box 310, Carbondale, KS 66414, Phone: (785) 665-7168, Students: 1,260 )

  • Osage City


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: 520 Main Street, Osage City, KS 66523, Phone: (785) 528-3176, Students: 753 )

  • Lyndon


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: Po Box 488, Lyndon, KS 66451, Phone: (785) 828-4413, Students: 468 )

  • Burlingame Public School


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 100 Bloomquist Drive, Suite A, Burlingame, KS 66413, Phone: (785) 654-3328, Students: 356 )

  • Marais Des Cygnes Valley


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: Box 158, Melvern, KS 66510, Phone: (785) 549-3521, Students: 272 )

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

  • Osage City Elem


    ( Grades: KG-8, Location: 420 S. 4th Street, Osage City, KS 66523, Phone: (785) 528-3171, Students: 496 )

  • Carbondale Attendance Center


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 315 N. Fourth Street, Carbondale, KS 66414, Phone: (785) 836-7188, Students: 364 )

  • Lyndon Elem


    ( Grades: KG-8, Location: Po Box 488, Lyndon, KS 66451, Phone: (785) 828-4622, Students: 315 )

  • Overbrook Attendance Center


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: Po Box 324, Overbrook, KS 66524, Phone: (785) 665-7135, Students: 308 )

  • Burlingame Elementary


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: 100 Bloomquist Dr. Suite A, Burlingame, KS 66413, Phone: (785) 654-3713, Students: 209 )

  • Scranton Attendance Center


    ( Grades: KG-8, Location: Po Box 9, Scranton, KS 66537, Phone: (785) 793-2256, Students: 160 )

  • Marais Des Cygnes Valley Elem


    ( Grades: KG-4, Location: Po Box 158, Melvern, KS 66510, Phone: (785) 549-3313, Students: 98 )

  • Marais Des Cygnes Valley Middle


    ( Grades: 5-8, Location: Po Box 139, Quenemo, KS 66528, Phone: (785) 759-3512, Students: 81 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Osage County, Kansas

  • Santa Fe Trail High


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 15701 S California Ave, Carbondale, KS 66414, Phone: (785) 665-7161, Students: 428 )

  • Osage City High


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 515 Ellinwood, Osage City, KS 66523, Phone: (785) 528-3172, Students: 257 )

  • Lyndon High


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: Po Box 488, Lyndon, KS 66451, Phone: (785) 828-4911, Students: 153 )

  • Burlingame Junior/senior High


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: 100 Bloomquist Dr. Suite A, Burlingame, KS 66413, Phone: (785) 654-3315, Students: 147 )

  • Marais Des Cygnes Valley High


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: Po Box 158, Melvern, KS 66510, Phone: (785) 549-3313, Students: 93 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Osage County, Kansas

  • Burlingame Community Library


    122 W. Santa Fe Ave, Burlingame, KS 66413

  • Carbondale City Library


    234 Main Street, Carbondale, KS 66414

  • Lyndon Carnegie Library


    127 E 6th St, Lyndon, KS 66451

  • Osage City Public Library


    515 Main St., Osage City, KS 66523

  • Overbrook Public Library


    317 Maple, Overbrook, KS 66524

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Osage County, Kansas


(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Osage County, Kansas


Airport


(1) Cloud Airport   (2) J V Ranch Airport   (3) Osage City Municipal Airport   (4) Pomona Lake Airport   (5) Snoopys Airport Historical   (6) Tevis Airport Historical  

Building


(1) American Medical Response   (2) Boothe Hall   (3) Burlingame City Hall   (4) Burlingame Community Library   (5) Burlingame Police Department   (6) Burlingame Schuyler Museum   (7) Carbondale City Hall   (8) Carbondale City Library   (9) Carbondale Police Department   (10) Eisenhower State Park Rangers Office   (11) Kansas Department Of Transportation Area 2 Shop   (12) Kansas Department Of Wildlife And Parks Pomona State Park   (13) Kansas Highway Patrol Troop B Osage   (14) Kmxn - Fm Overbrook   (15) Lyndon Carnegie Library   (16) Lyndon City Hall   (17) Lyndon Community Center   (18) Lyndon Police Department   (19) Melvern City Hall   (20) Melvern Community Center   (21) Melvern Police Department   (22) Osage City Hall   (23) Osage City Police Department   (24) Osage City Public Library   (25) Osage County Courthouse   (26) Osage County Fire District 1 Carbondale   (27) Osage County Fire District 2 Osage City   (28) Osage County Fire District 3 Melvern   (29) Osage County Fire District 4 Michigan Valley Station   (30) Osage County Fire District 4 Overbrook   (31) Osage County Fire District 5 Lyndon Station   (32) Osage County Fire District 5 Vassar Station   (33) Osage County Fire District 6 Burlingame   (34) Osage County Fire District 7 Quenemo   (35) Osage County Health Department   (36) Osage County Historical Society Museum   (37) Osage County Jail   (38) Osage County Senior Center   (39) Osage County Sheriff S Office   (40) Overbrook City Hall   (41) Overbrook Police Department   (42) Overbrook Public Library   (43) Pleasant Valley Grange Hall   (44) Pottawatomie Wabaunsee Regional Library Harveyville Mini Branch   (45) Quenemo City Fire Department   (46) Scranton City Hall   (47) Scranton Fire Department   (48) Scranton Police Department   (49) Wabaunsee County Fire District 3  

Cemetery


(1) Appanoose Cemetery   (2) Arvonia Cemetery   (3) Barclay Cemetery   (4) Burlingame City Cemetery   (5) Carbondale Cemetery   (6) Curry Cemetery   (7) Danish Cemetery   (8) Dean Cemetery   (9) Dodder Cemetery   (10) Highland Cemetery   (11) Lyndon Cemetery   (12) Malvern Cemetery   (13) Mount Calvary Cemetery   (14) Mount Zion Cemetery   (15) Oak Hill Cemetery   (16) Osage City Cemetery   (17) Overbrook Cemetery   (18) Pleasant Ridge Cemetery   (19) Pleasant View Cemetery   (20) Rapp Cemetery   (21) Ridgeway Cemetery   (22) Rock Creek Cemetery   (23) Scranton Cemetery   (24) South Cemetery   (25) Sutton Cemetery   (26) Twin Mounds Cemetery   (27) Union Cemetery   (28) Valley Brook Cemetery   (29) Vassar Cemetery   (30) Wilmington Cemetery  

Census


(1) Vassar Census Designated Place  

Church


(1) Appanoose Baptist Church   (2) Appanoose Brethren Church   (3) Carbondale Church Of Christian Fellowship   (4) Carbondale Community United Church Of Christ   (5) Community Covenant Church   (6) Crossroad Community Church   (7) Federated Church   (8) First Baptist Church   (9) First Church Of God   (10) First Presbyterian Church   (11) Flint Hills Baptist Church   (12) Grace Assembly Church   (13) Grace Community Church   (14) Grace Lutheran Church   (15) Harveyville United Methodist Church   (16) Kingdom Hall Of Jehovah S Witnesses   (17) Lighthouse Assembly Of God Church   (18) Lyndon Amish Mennonite Church   (19) Lyndon Assembly Of God Church   (20) Lyndon Fellowship Bible Church   (21) Lyndon United Methodist Church   (22) Melvern United Methodist Church   (23) Mount Pleasant Community Church   (24) New Life Wesleyan Church   (25) Osage City Baptist Temple   (26) Osage City Church Of Christ   (27) Osage City United Methodist Church   (28) Overbrook Bible Church   (29) Overbrook United Methodist Church   (30) Quenemo Baptist Church   (31) Rosemont Church   (32) Saint Francis Church   (33) Saint Patrick Catholic Church   (34) Saint Patrick Church   (35) Scranton United Methodist Church   (36) Solid Rock Action Center Church   (37) Stotler Evangelical Covenant Church   (38) Twin Mounds Church   (39) Vassar United Methodist Church   (40) Zion Lutheran Church  

Civil


(1) City Of Burlingame   (2) City Of Carbondale   (3) City Of Harveyville   (4) City Of Lyndon   (5) City Of Melvern   (6) City Of Osage City   (7) City Of Overbrook   (8) City Of Quenemo   (9) City Of Scranton   (10) Osage County   (11) Township Of Agency   (12) Township Of Barclay   (13) Township Of Burlingame   (14) Township Of Dragoon   (15) Township Of Elk   (16) Township Of Fairfax   (17) Township Of Grant   (18) Township Of Junction   (19) Township Of Lincoln   (20) Township Of Marion   (21) Township Of Melvern   (22) Township Of Ridgeway   (23) Township Of Scranton   (24) Township Of Superior   (25) Township Of Valley Brook  

Dam


(1) Lyndon City Dam   (2) Melvern Dam   (3) Osage City Dam   (4) Osage County State Lake Dam   (5) Pomona Dam   (6) Scranton City Dam   (7) Strowbridge Dam  

Hospital


(1) Hilltop Nursing Home  

Locale


(1) Appanoose Historical   (2) Arvonia Historical   (3) Baden Historical   (4) Burlingame Municipal Power Plant   (5) Burlingame Wastewater Plant   (6) Carbon Hill Historical   (7) Carbondale Wastewater Facility   (8) Craig City Historical   (9) Dragoon Historical   (10) Dragoon Creek Motocross Park   (11) Eisenhower State Park Abilene Campground   (12) Eisenhower State Park Blackjack Campground   (13) Eisenhower State Park Churchill Campground   (14) Eisenhower State Park Cowboy Campground   (15) Eisenhower State Park Doud Campground   (16) Eisenhower State Park Fivestar Campground   (17) Eisenhower State Park Sailboat Beach Campground   (18) Eisenhower State Park Westpoint Campground   (19) Fairfax Historical   (20) Harveyville Sewer Treatment Plant   (21) Hidden Springs Golf Course   (22) Kedron Historical   (23) Kinney Historical   (24) Lamont Hill Resort Golf Course   (25) Lapeer Historical   (26) Lyndon Wastewater Plant   (27) Melvern City Park Fairgrounds   (28) Melvern Sewer Treatment Plant   (29) Michigan Historical   (30) Osage City Country Club   (31) Osage City Fairgrounds   (32) Osage City Wastewater Treatment Plant   (33) Overbrook Fairgrounds   (34) Overbrook Sewer Treatment Plant   (35) Pomona State Park Big Bear Campground   (36) Pomona State Park Bunkers Cove Campground   (37) Pomona State Park Burning Heart Campground   (38) Pomona State Park Cedar Wind Campground   (39) Pomona State Park Evening Star Campground   (40) Pomona State Park Four Winds Campground   (41) Pomona State Park Heart Stays Campground   (42) Pomona State Park Kansa Campground   (43) Pomona State Park Lighthouse Bay Marina   (44) Pomona State Park Osage Campground   (45) Pomona State Park Red Oak Campground   (46) Pomona State Park Wastewater Treatment Facility   (47) Pomona State Park Waucondah Campground   (48) Pomona State Park White Feather Campground   (49) Pop Corn Historical   (50) Quenemo Sewer Treatment Plant   (51) Rosemont Historical   (52) Scranton Municipal Wastewater Treatment Plant   (53) Stormont Historical   (54) Twin Mound Historical   (55) Valley Brook Historical   (56) Weaver Historical  

Park


(1) Carbolyn State Park   (2) Dragoon Recreation Area   (3) Hundred And Ten Mile Recreation Area   (4) Lincoln Park   (5) Melvena Wildlife Area   (6) Melvern State Park   (7) Michigan Valley Recreation Area   (8) Osage County State Park   (9) Osage State Fishing Lake   (10) Outlet Recreation Area   (11) Pomona State Park   (12) Wolf Creek Recreation Area  

Populated Place


(1) Barclay   (2) Burlingame   (3) Carbondale   (4) Four Corners   (5) Green Acres Mobile Home Park   (6) Harveyville   (7) Lyndon   (8) Lyndon Station   (9) Melvern   (10) Michigan Valley   (11) Mineral Springs   (12) Osage City   (13) Overbrook   (14) Paradise Mobile Home Park   (15) Peterton   (16) Quenemo   (17) Scranton   (18) Sunflower Mobile Home Park   (19) Swissvale   (20) Vassar   (21) Wilmington  

Post Office


(1) Burlingame Post Office   (2) Carbondale Post Office   (3) Harveyville Post Office   (4) Lyndon Post Office   (5) Melvern Post Office   (6) Osage City Post Office   (7) Overbrook Post Office   (8) Quenemo Post Office   (9) Scranton Post Office   (10) Vassar Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Osage City Reservoir   (2) Osage County Lake   (3) Pomona Lake   (4) Smith Lake   (5) Strowbridge Reservoir  

School


(1) Bellview School   (2) Burlingame Elementary School   (3) Burlingame Junior Senior High School   (4) Burlingame Unified School District Office   (5) Carbondale Attendance Center   (6) Centennial School Historical   (7) Enterprise School Historical   (8) Fostoria School   (9) Fountain Ridge School   (10) Harveyville Elementary School   (11) Lickskillet School   (12) Lincoln Middle School Historical   (13) Lyndon Elementary Middle School   (14) Lyndon High School   (15) Lyndon Unified School District Office   (16) Marais Des Cygnes Middle School   (17) Marais Des Cygnes Valley Elementary School   (18) Marais Des Cygnes Valley High School   (19) Marais Des Cygnes Valley Middle School   (20) Marais Des Cygnes Valley Unified School District Office   (21) Middleton School Historical   (22) Osage City Elementary School   (23) Osage City High School   (24) Osage City Middle School   (25) Osage City Unified School District Office   (26) Overbrook Attendance Center   (27) Pleasant Valley School   (28) Ridgeway School   (29) Rubow School   (30) Santa Fe Trail High School   (31) Santa Fe Trail Unified School District   (32) Schuyler Elementary School Historical   (33) Scranton Attendance Center   (34) Supple School   (35) Towhead School Historical   (36) Twin Mounds School Historical  

Stream


(1) Batch Creek   (2) Cable Creek   (3) Cherry Creek   (4) Chicken Creek   (5) Coon Creek   (6) Coyote Creek   (7) Dragoon Creek   (8) Dry Creek   (9) East Branch Tequa Creek   (10) Frog Creek   (11) Hoover Branch   (12) Hundred And Ten Mile Creek   (13) Jersey Creek   (14) Jim Creek   (15) Kibbie Creek   (16) Little Cable Creek   (17) Little Rock Creek   (18) Long Creek   (19) Mud Creek   (20) Mute Creek   (21) Opossum Creek   (22) Plum Creek   (23) Plummer Creek   (24) Popcorn Creek   (25) Puleston Creek   (26) Rock Creek   (27) Salt Creek   (28) Smith Creek   (29) Soldier Creek   (30) South Branch Tequa Creek   (31) Standifred Creek   (32) Strowbridge Creek   (33) Swede Creek   (34) Switzler Creek   (35) Tequa Creek   (36) Turkey Creek   (37) Valley Brook   (38) Willow Brook   (39) Willow Creek   (40) Winnifred Creek   (41) Wolf Creek  

Summit


(1) Elkhorn Knob   (2) Stenger Hill   (3) Twin Mounds  

Tower


(1) Carbondale Water Tower   (2) Kzoc-fm Osage City   (3) Overbrook Water Tower   (4) Scranton Water Tower  

Valley


(1) Lane Hollow   (2) Major Draw  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Osage County, Kansas

66523 (pop. 4,065) 66414 (pop. 3,108) 66524 (pop. 2,393)
66413 (pop. 1,868) 66451 (pop. 1,731) 66537 (pop. 1,382)
66528 (pop. 935) 66510 (pop. 833) 66543 (pop. 762)


Counties Nearby Osage County, Kansas

Franklin County, KS  (pop. 25,824) 24.9 Miles
Lyon County, KS  (pop. 33,570) 27.0 Miles
Shawnee County, KS  (pop. 178,942) 27.6 Miles
Coffey County, KS  (pop. 8,472) 27.9 Miles
Douglas County, KS  (pop. 113,246) 32.2 Miles
Wabaunsee County, KS  (pop. 6,804) 34.5 Miles
Anderson County, KS  (pop. 7,900) 37.9 Miles
Jefferson County, KS  (pop. 18,380) 44.9 Miles
Miami County, KS  (pop. 32,701) 47.6 Miles
Morris County, KS  (pop. 5,966) 49.4 Miles



Area Code(s) in Osage County, Kansas

785



Elevation in Osage County, Kansas is 1,129.0 ft. (344.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Osage County, Kansas

Lat: 38.639801 N        Long: -95.727351 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 397   (5.1%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 302   (3.9%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 438   (5.7%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 1,057   (13.6%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 869   (11.2%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 1,371   (17.7%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 1,281   (16.5%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 569   (7.3%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 182   (2.4%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 178   (2.3%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 130   (1.7%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 31   (0.4%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 481   (6.2%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 458   (5.9%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Osage County, Kansas)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 6,098

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 865

In 3-person carpool : 168

In 4-person carpool : 33

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 38

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 39

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 12

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

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 14

Bicycle : 61

Walked : 268

Other means : 34

Worked at home : 381


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Osage County, Kansas)

Less than 5 minutes : 637

5 to 9 minutes : 963

10 to 14 minutes : 555

15 to 19 minutes : 589

20 to 24 minutes : 732

25 to 29 minutes : 488

30 to 34 minutes : 995

35 to 39 minutes : 428

40 to 44 minutes : 614

45 to 59 minutes : 993

60 to 89 minutes : 398

90 or more minutes : 238


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 2,091

No Social Security income : 4,675


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 1,389

No retirement income : 5,377


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Osage County, Kansas)

Less than $10,000 : 217

$10,000 to $14,999 : 81

$15,000 to $19,999 : 228

$20,000 to $24,999 : 253

$25,000 to $29,999 : 271

$30,000 to $34,999 : 262

$35,000 to $39,999 : 261

$40,000 to $44,999 : 312

$45,000 to $49,999 : 207

$50,000 to $59,999 : 570

$60,000 to $74,999 : 857

$75,000 to $99,999 : 746

$100,000 to $124,999 : 430

$125,000 to $149,999 : 156

$150,000 to $199,999 : 46

$200,000 or more : 79


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $56,283


(updated 2009)



Occupations in Osage County, Kansas

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 987  (22.9%)
  • Service Occupations: 414  (9.6%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 550  (12.8%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 70  (1.6%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 1,239  (28.8%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 1,240  (32.5%)
  • Service Occupations: 725  (19.0%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 1,438  (37.7%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 29  (0.8%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 47  (1.2%)


(updated 2010)





Employment Rate In Osage County, Kansas

Employed: 8,416
Unemployed: 493



Minority Owned Firms of 100 or More in
Osage 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: 0.0%
  • Other: 100%



Water Usage In Osage County, Kansas

Ground Water

 
Fresh 0.00 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 0.00 Mgal/d
 

Surface Water

 
Fresh 2.40 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 2.40 Mgal/d





There are 904 Farms In Osage County, Kansas


(updated 2008)



Banks In Osage County, Kansas

The Lyndon State Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $159.4k
    Industry Specialization: All Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 3

The Kansas State Bank Overbrook Kansas - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $107.5k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 2

The First Security Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $104.8k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 4

Flint Hills Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $255.3k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 4

First National Bank Of Kansas - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $71.7k
    Industry Specialization: Mortgage Lending
    Total Offices: 3

Landmark National Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $834k
    Industry Specialization: All Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 29

The Citizens State Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $179.4k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 30

Tightwad Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $7k
    Industry Specialization: All Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 2

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Osage County, Kansas

  • Forbes Field


    (about 21.8 miles in Pauline, Kansas; Airport Code: FOE)

  • Forbes AFB


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

  • Coffey County


    (about 23.3 miles in Burlington, Kansas; Airport Code: KS2)

  • Allen Air Park


    (about 26.7 miles in Topeka, Kansas; Airport Code: TPB)

  • Philip Billard Municipal


    (about 30.2 miles in Topeka, Kansas; Airport Code: TOP)

  • Emporia Municipal


    (about 32.9 miles in Olpe, Kansas; Airport Code: EMP)

  • Lawrence Municipal


    (about 37.5 miles in Lawrence, Kansas; Airport Code: LWC)

  • New Century Aircenter


    (about 47.0 miles in New Century, Kansas; Airport Code: JCI)

  • Johnson County Industrial


    (about 47.0 miles in New Century, Kansas; Airport Code: JCI)

  • Johnson County Executive


    (about 55.2 miles in Overland Park, Kansas; Airport Code: OJC)

  • Manhattan Regional


    (about 61.4 miles in Ogden, Kansas; Airport Code: MHK)

  • Richards/Gebaur AFB


    (about 64.7 miles in Kansas City, Missouri; Airport Code: GVW)

  • Sherman AAF


    (about 66.8 miles in Fort Leavenworth, Kansas; Airport Code: FLV)

  • Charles B. Wheeler Downtown


    (about 69.6 miles in Kansas City, Missouri; Airport Code: MKC)

  • Kansas City Downtown


    (about 69.6 miles in Kansas City, Missouri; Airport Code: MKC)

  • Fairfax Municipal


    (about 70.1 miles in Kansas City, Kansas; Airport Code: KCK)

  • Kansas City International


    (about 70.9 miles in Kansas City, Missouri; Airport Code: MCI)

  • Fort Scott Municipal


    (about 78.1 miles in Fort Scott, Kansas; Airport Code: FSK)

  • Butler Memorial


    (about 78.9 miles in Butler, Missouri; Airport Code: BUM)

  • Abilene Airport


    (about 83.1 miles in Solomon, Kansas; Airport Code: QBX)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Osage County, Kansas

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

78.46%

Carpooled

14.04%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.15%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.05%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.09%

Bicycle

0.14%

Walked

2.08%

Other Means

0.73%

Worked At Home

4.27%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 4,075

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 326

Female householder, no husband present : 575

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 1,594

Householder not living alone : 196


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 3

Male householder and female partner : 156

Female householder and female partner : 3

Female householder and male partner : 170

All other households : 6,434


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Osage County, Kansas)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 3,624

Renter-occupied housing units : 451

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 209

Renter-occupied housing units : 117

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 331

Renter-occupied housing units : 244

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,141

Renter-occupied housing units : 649


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Osage County, Kansas)

Less than $10,000 : 539

$10,000 to $14,999 : 366

$15,000 to $19,999 : 406

$20,000 to $24,999 : 413

$25,000 to $29,999 : 335

$30,000 to $34,999 : 382

$35,000 to $39,999 : 415

$40,000 to $44,999 : 412

$45,000 to $49,999 : 287

$50,000 to $59,999 : 693

$60,000 to $74,999 : 965

$75,000 to $99,999 : 812

$100,000 to $124,999 : 429

$125,000 to $149,999 : 172

$150,000 to $199,999 : 61

$200,000 or more : 79


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Osage County, Kansas)

Total : 7,472


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Osage County, Kansas)

Occupied : 6,766

Vacant : 706


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Osage County, Kansas)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Osage County, Kansas)

Built 2005 or later : 125

Built 2000 to 2004 : 542

Built 1990 to 1999 : 888

Built 1980 to 1989 : 754

Built 1970 to 1979 : 1,465

Built 1960 to 1969 : 828

Built 1950 to 1959 : 474

Built 1940 to 1949 : 419

Built 1939 or earlier : 1,977


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Osage County, Kansas)

Utility gas : 3,486

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 1,358

Electricity : 1,334

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 41

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 493

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 54

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Osage County, Kansas)

Less than $10,000 : 181

$10,000 to $14,999 : 70

$15,000 to $19,999 : 51

$20,000 to $24,999 : 59

$25,000 to $29,999 : 87

$30,000 to $34,999 : 124

$35,000 to $39,999 : 128

$40,000 to $49,999 : 243

$50,000 to $59,999 : 255

$60,000 to $69,999 : 324

$70,000 to $79,999 : 504

$80,000 to $89,999 : 541

$90,000 to $99,999 : 294

$100,000 to $124,999 : 759

$125,000 to $149,999 : 411

$150,000 to $174,999 : 323

$175,000 to $199,999 : 293

$200,000 to $249,999 : 269

$250,000 to $299,999 : 227

$300,000 to $399,999 : 122

$400,000 to $499,999 : 21

$500,000 to $749,999 : 10

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 9


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Osage 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 : 273

Home equity loan only : 352

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 34

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 2,667

Housing units without a mortgage : 1,979


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later : $123,100

Built 2000 to 2004 : $147,500

Built 1990 to 1999 : $155,500

Built 1980 to 1989 : $118,200

Built 1970 to 1979 : $93,200

Built 1960 to 1969 : $89,300

Built 1950 to 1959 : $79,200

Built 1940 to 1949 : $67,300

Built 1939 or earlier : $75,100


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Osage County, Kansas: 69.7%

Percentage of Family Households in Kansas: 66.0%


(updated 2010)



Building Permits in Osage 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 50 50 $5,181,200
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

50 50 $5,181,200
2000        
  Single Family 67 67 $8,333,673
  Two Family 1 2 $150,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 1 6 $185,000
  Total

69 75 $8,668,673
2001        
  Single Family 64 64 $6,832,173
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

64 64 $6,832,173
2002        
  Single Family 91 91 $15,344,843
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

91 91 $15,344,843
2003        
  Single Family 75 75 $12,408,600
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

75 75 $12,408,600
2004        
  Single Family 80 80 $2,631,435
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

80 80 $2,631,435
2005        
  Single Family 58 58 $7,837,381
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

58 58 $7,837,381
2006        
  Single Family 70 70 $2,234,265
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

70 70 $2,234,265


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Osage County, KS): $37,928
Median Household Income In 2000 (Kansas): $40,624


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Osage County): $71,500
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Kansas): $81,000


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Osage County, Kansas

Utility Gas: 54.0%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 28.0%
Electricity: 12.4%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.2%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 4.9%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.5%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





Population in Group Quarters in Osage County, Kansas

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 8.76%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 80.41%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 10.82%


(updated 2010)







Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Osage County): $398
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Kansas): $498
Fair Market Rent in 2007 (Osage County): $605


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



Health Care Centers Close To Osage County, Kansas

Ransom Memorial Home Health


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

Newman Regional Health Hha


     Address: 1015 Industrail Road Suite A, Emporia, Kansas 66801
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 8/9/1983

Viacare Home Health Llc


     Address: 332 Neosho, Emporia, Kansas 66801
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 2/13/2001

At-home Health Care Inc


     Address: 1420 C Of E Drive Suite 300, Emporia, Kansas 66801
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 7/16/2007

Caregivers Home Health


     Address: 3715 Southwest 29th Street Suite 50, Topeka, Kansas 66614
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 7/26/1993

Hospitals Close To Osage County, Kansas

Ransom Memorial Hospital


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

Newman Regional Health


     Address: 1201 West 12th Avenue, Emporia, Kansas 66801
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

St Francis Health Center


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

Stormont-vail Healthcare


     Address: 1500 Sw 10th St, Topeka, Kansas 66604
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Coffey County Hospital


     Address: 801 N 4th St Po Box 189, Burlington, Kansas 66839
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Nursing Homes Close To Osage County, Kansas

Brookside Retirement Community


     Address: Hwy 56 & Western Heights, Overbrook, Kansas 66524
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 65
     Percent Occupied: 100%

Osage Nrsg & Rehabilitation Ce


     Address: 1017 Main St, Osage City, Kansas 66523
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 45
     Percent Occupied: 80%

Peterson Health Care


     Address: 630 Holliday St, Osage City, Kansas 66523
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 42
     Percent Occupied: 78%

Wellsville Manor


     Address: 304 W 7th St, Wellsville, Kansas 66092
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 37
     Percent Occupied: 73%

Ottawa Retirement Village


     Address: 1100 W 15th St, Ottawa, Kansas 66067
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 90
     Percent Occupied: 86%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Osage County, Kansas

Name: Wolf Creek
Address: PO Box 411; Burlington, KS 66839-0411
Distance: 31 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Osage County, Kansas

    Retired Workers: 2,320
    Disabled Workers: 470
    Widowers Workers: 290
    Spouses Workers: 175
    Children Workers: 305


(updated 2007)



Osage County, Kansas Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 33.99%
  • Bush & Cheney 64.32%
  • Other 1.69%



(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 Osage County, Kansas citizens.

Relocation to Osage County, KS

6.77 % of Osage County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $31,168

Kansas Average 7.39 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Shawnee County , KS 2.14 % ($32,811 AGI )
  • Franklin County , KS 0.55 % ($33,559 AGI )
  • Lyon County , KS 0.41 % ($25,680 AGI )
  • Douglas County , KS 0.32 % ($25,150 AGI )
  • Wabaunsee County , KS 0.26 % ($37,000 AGI )
  • Coffey County , KS 0.21 % ($42,154 AGI )
  • Johnson County , KS 0.19 % ($20,750 AGI )

Relocation away from Osage County, KS

7.49 % of Osage 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 $29,301

Kansas Average 7.67 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Shawnee County , KS 3.09 % ($29,870 AGI )
  • Franklin County , KS 0.55 % ($27,500 AGI )
  • Johnson County , KS 0.39 % ($28,000 AGI )
  • Lyon County , KS 0.34 % ($25,667 AGI )
  • Douglas County , KS 0.24 % ($25,333 AGI )
  • Sedgwick County , KS 0.18 % ($36,727 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 Osage County, Kansas is based on over 50 years of data.

Tornado Information For Osage County, Kansas


On 05/26/1955, a tornado touched down 2.92 miles from the center of Osage County, Kansas. The tornado was rated a category 2 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $50,000-$500,000.

On 05/08/2003, a tornado touched down 4.31 miles from the center of Osage County, Kansas. The tornado was rated a category 3 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from less than $50.

On 06/02/1989, a tornado touched down 4.86 miles from the center of Osage County, Kansas. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $5,000 to $50,000.

On 06/17/1978, a tornado touched down 5.01 miles from the center of Osage County, Kansas. The tornado was rated a category 1 (no rain or hail) . There were 3 injuries and 16 fatalities. Damages ranged from $50,000-$500,000.

On 06/29/1998, a tornado touched down 6.5 miles from the center of Osage County, Kansas. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.



Storms In Osage County, Kansas

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Flooding        
05/06/2007, 05:55 am 0 0 $500K --
05/12/2005, 09:00 pm 0 0 $10K --
11/01/1998, 10:30 am 0 0 $400K $25K
10/04/1998, 06:00 pm 0 0 $25K --
06/07/1995, 11:30 pm 0 0 $250K $300K
06/07/1995, 09:00 pm 0 0 $200K $100K
05/16/1995, 10:00 pm 0 0 $2M $500K
04/28/1994, 07:00 am 0 0 -- $5K
         
Hail        
06/07/1995, 09:00 pm 0 0 $5K $10K
05/16/1995, 08:01 pm 0 0 $125K $45K
05/16/1995, 07:45 pm 0 0 $500K $20K
04/16/1995, 07:30 am 0 0 $4K --
04/16/1995, 07:25 am 0 0 $5K --
05/31/1994, 07:18 pm 0 0 -- $5K
03/30/1993, 04:59 pm 0 0 $5K --
         
Heavy Rain        
05/30/2006, 05:30 pm 0 0 $1K --
09/13/2005, 04:29 pm 0 0 $100K --
08/13/2005, 01:50 pm 0 0 $50K --
06/03/2005, 06:00 am 0 0 $50K --
         
High Winds        
04/25/1994, 04:35 pm 0 0 $50K --
         
Lightning        
08/21/2003, 07:00 pm 0 0 -- $1K
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
05/18/1997, 06:50 pm 0 0 $1K --
05/16/1995, 08:10 pm 0 0 $25K $5K
05/16/1995, 07:48 pm 0 0 $25K $10K
04/16/1995, 07:34 am 0 0 $10K --
04/16/1995, 06:50 am 0 0 $5K --
07/01/1994, 09:30 pm 0 0 $50K $5K
         



Tornados In Osage County, Kansas

    Length Width F-Scale Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage

Tornado

  2004-05-24 -- 50 -- 0 0 -- --
  1998-10-04 1 30 1 0 0 $5K --
  1995-05-16 1 50 -- 0 0 $15K $3K
  1987-07-07 -- 10 -- 0 0 -- --
  1983-05-06 19 150 3 1 25 $25M --
  1981-04-13 -- 33 -- 0 0 -- --
  1974-06-08 2 200 4 0 0 -- --
  1974-03-08 29 220 2 0 0 $250K --
  1972-07-02 1 33 1 0 0 -- --
  1971-06-06 -- 33 1 0 0 -- --
  1966-06-08 21 880 5 16 450 $250M --
  1964-06-17 -- 33 -- 0 0 -- --
  1962-05-28 1 200 2 0 0 $250K --
  1958-07-11 -- 33 2 0 0 -- --
  1956-04-01 37 790 3 0 1 $3M --
  1956-04-01 10 500 3 0 0 $3M --





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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 Osage 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 Osage County, Kansas


  • Osage County Jail


    702 Ash, Lyndon, KS 66451
    Capacity: 21
    Confined: 16
    Avg. Population: 15
    Year Built: 1984
    Year Renovated: 1990


(updated 2006)



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