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Demographics Analysis

The people of Sheridan 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
(Sheridan County, Kansas)

Male:

Under 5 years : 76

5 to 9 years : 52

10 to 14 years : 105

15 to 17 years : 61

18 and 19 years : 8

20 years : 1

21 years : 6

22 to 24 years : 33

25 to 29 years : 90

30 to 34 years : 45

35 to 39 years : 70

40 to 44 years : 70

45 to 49 years : 111

50 to 54 years : 112

55 to 59 years : 104

60 and 61 years : 15

62 to 64 years : 35

65 and 66 years : 9

67 to 69 years : 18

70 to 74 years : 30

75 to 79 years : 63

80 to 84 years : 66

85 years and over : 40

Female:

Under 5 years : 75

5 to 9 years : 78

10 to 14 years : 57

15 to 17 years : 55

18 and 19 years : 9

20 years : 7

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 59

25 to 29 years : 69

30 to 34 years : 42

35 to 39 years : 57

40 to 44 years : 83

45 to 49 years : 99

50 to 54 years : 106

55 to 59 years : 81

60 and 61 years : 18

62 to 64 years : 44

65 and 66 years : 37

67 to 69 years : 23

70 to 74 years : 74

75 to 79 years : 74

80 to 84 years : 20

85 years and over : 85


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Sheridan County, Kansas)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 1,438

Multiple ancestry : 690

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 0

Ancestry not reported : 344


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 2,454

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 : 12

Not a U.S. citizen : 6


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Sheridan County, Kansas)

Total:

Under 5 years : 151

5 to 17 years : 408

18 to 24 years : 123

25 to 34 years : 246

35 to 44 years : 280

45 to 54 years : 428

55 to 59 years : 185

60 and 61 years : 33

62 to 64 years : 79

65 to 74 years : 191

75 years and over : 348

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 146

5 to 17 years : 374

18 to 24 years : 85

25 to 34 years : 189

35 to 44 years : 207

45 to 54 years : 375

55 to 59 years : 166

60 and 61 years : 26

62 to 64 years : 51

65 to 74 years : 164

75 years and over : 307

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 5

5 to 17 years : 34

18 to 24 years : 32

25 to 34 years : 57

35 to 44 years : 73

45 to 54 years : 53

55 to 59 years : 19

60 and 61 years : 7

62 to 64 years : 28

65 to 74 years : 27

75 years and over : 29

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 : 6

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 : 12


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Sheridan County, Kansas)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 1,044

Female : 1,046

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 158

Female : 206

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 18

Female : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Sheridan County, Kansas)

Born in state of residence : 2,061

Born in other state in the United States : 328

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 18


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 256

Now married, except separated : 1,170

Divorced : 91

Separated : 1

Widowed : 158

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 51

Now married, except separated : 228

Divorced : 34

Separated : 0

Widowed : 22

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 12

Now married, except separated : 6

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 2,277

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 12

Speak English less than "very well" : 4

German:

Speak English "very well" : 28

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Sheridan County, Kansas

  • German: 1,092   (43.5%)
  • English: 336   (13.4%)
  • United States Or American: 320   (12.8%)
  • Irish: 206   (8.2%)
  • Other Groups: 72   (2.9%)
  • Russian: 67   (2.7%)
  • Scottish: 66   (2.6%)
  • Dutch: 66   (2.6%)
  • French (except Basque): 56   (2.2%)
  • Scotch-irish: 39   (1.6%)
  • Swiss: 33   (1.3%)
  • Italian: 31   (1.2%)
  • Czech: 26   (1.0%)
  • Swedish: 23   (0.9%)
  • European: 22   (0.9%)
  • Norwegian: 10   (0.4%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 8   (0.3%)
  • Danish: 8   (0.3%)
  • French Canadian: 7   (0.3%)
  • Polish: 6   (0.2%)
  • Ukrainian: 4   (0.2%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 3   (0.1%)
  • Arab: 2   (0.1%)
  • Slovak: 2   (0.1%)
  • Greek: 2   (0.1%)
  • Canadian: 1   (0.0%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Sheridan County, Kansas is 2,472



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Sheridan County, Kansas: 1,220
Female Population in Sheridan County, Kansas: 1,252


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Sheridan County, Kansas: 44.8
Median Female Resident Age in Sheridan County, Kansas: 46.7


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Kansas is 36


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Sheridan County, Kansas


White


Both sexes

47.8

Male

46.6

Female

48.9

Black or African American


Both sexes

7.5

Male

45.5

Female

6.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

16.5

Male

11.5

Female

21.0

Asian


Both sexes

50.5

Male

26.0

Female

61.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

20.5

Male

23.5

Female

17.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

12.0

Male

24.5

Female

10.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

24.6

Male

29.5

Female

18.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

48.1

Male

46.9

Female

49.4


(updated 2010)



Races in Sheridan County, Kansas


  • White: 2,407
  • African American: 20
  • American Indian: 10
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 19
  • Two or More Races: 16



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 6   (0.64%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 53   (5.68%)
  • 9th Grade: 9   (0.96%)
  • 10th Grade: 12   (1.29%)
  • 11th Grade: 10   (1.07%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 8   (0.86%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 390   (41.8%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 76   (8.15%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 159   (17.04%)
  • Associate Degree: 46   (4.93%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 108   (11.58%)
  • Master's Degree: 28   (3%)
  • Professional School Degree: 26   (2.79%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 2   (0.21%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 2   (0.21%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 48   (4.94%)
  • 9th Grade: 10   (1.03%)
  • 10th Grade: 24   (2.47%)
  • 11th Grade: 34   (3.5%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 16   (1.65%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 308   (31.69%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 142   (14.61%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 159   (16.36%)
  • Associate Degree: 90   (9.26%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 102   (10.49%)
  • Master's Degree: 33   (3.4%)
  • Professional School Degree: 4   (0.41%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Sheridan County, Kansas

  • Hoxie Community Schools


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: Box 348, Hoxie, KS 67740, Phone: (785) 675-3258, Students: 359 )

  • Golden Plains


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: Box 199, Selden, KS 67757, Phone: (785) 386-4559, Students: 200 )

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

  • Hoxie Elem


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: Box 969, Hoxie, KS 67740, Phone: (785) 675-3254, Students: 185 )

  • Golden Plains Elem


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: Box 199, Selden, KS 67757, Phone: (785) 386-4560, Students: 78 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Sheridan County, Kansas

  • Hoxie High


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: Box 989, Hoxie, KS 67740, Phone: (785) 675-3286, Students: 174 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Sheridan County, Kansas

  • Selden Public Library


    109 S. Kansas Avenue, Selden, KS 67757

  • Sheridan County Public Library


    801 Royal Avenue, Hoxie, KS 67740

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Sheridan County, Kansas


  • Sheridan County Historical Society Inc


    512 N Elm, Gordon, NE 69343

  • Sheridan County Historical Society Incorporated


    Po Box 274, Hoxie, KS 67740

  • Sheridan County Library Foundation


    , Sheridan, WY 82801

  • Sheridan Hertiage Center


    Po Box 6393, Sheridan, WY 82801

  • Story Centennial Museum


    Po Box 256, Story, WY 82842

  • T Rex Natural History Museum


    1116 Big Horn Ave, Sheridan, WY 82801

  • Trail End State Historic Site


    400 Clarendon Ave, Sheridan, WY 82801
    http://www.trailend.org

  • Wyoming State Historical Society


    Po Box 73, Sheridan, WY 82801
    http://www.sheridancountyhistory.org

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Sheridan County, Kansas


Airport


(1) Hoxie-sheridan County Airport  

Building


(1) Hoxie Police Department   (2) Mickey S Museum   (3) Selden Public Library   (4) Sheridan County Courthouse   (5) Sheridan County Emergency Medical Services   (6) Sheridan County Jail   (7) Sheridan County Public Health Department   (8) Sheridan County Public Library   (9) Sheridan County Rural Fire District 1 Hoxie Station   (10) Sheridan County Rural Fire District 1 Seguin Station   (11) Sheridan County Rural Fire District 1 Selden Station   (12) Sheridan County Rural Fire District 1 Southwest Station   (13) Sheridan County Rural Fire District 1 Tasco Station   (14) Sheridan County Sheriff S Office  

Cemetery


(1) Hoxie Cemetery   (2) Immanuel Cemetery   (3) Saint Francis Cemetery   (4) Saint Martins Cemetery   (5) Selden Cemetery  

Church


(1) First Presbyterian Church   (2) Hoxie Christian Church   (3) Hoxie Church Of Christ   (4) Immanuel Church   (5) Immanuel Lutheran Church   (6) Living Word Fellowship Church   (7) Sacred Heart Catholic Church   (8) Saint Francis Cabrini Catholic Church   (9) Saint Martins Church   (10) Selden United Methodist Church  

Civil


(1) City Of Hoxie   (2) City Of Selden   (3) Sheridan County   (4) Township Of Bowcreek   (5) Township Of Cook   (6) Township Of Kenneth   (7) Township Of Parnell   (8) Township Of Prairie Dog   (9) Township Of Sheridan   (10) Township Of Solomon   (11) Township Of Springbrook   (12) Township Of Union   (13) Township Of West Saline  

Hospital


(1) Sheridan County Hospital  

Locale


(1) Alcyone Historical   (2) Frontier Agricultural Grain Elevator Number 11   (3) Hi-plains Co - Operative Association Grain Elevator Number 4   (4) Hi-plains Co - Operative Association Grain Elevator Number 6   (5) Hoxie Golf Club   (6) Hoxie Wastewater Treatment Facility   (7) Selden Wastewater Plant   (8) Sheridan Historical   (9) Violenta Historical  

Populated Place


(1) Hoxie   (2) Seguin   (3) Selden   (4) Tasco  

Post Office


(1) Hoxie Post Office   (2) Selden Post Office  

School


(1) Golden Plains Elementary School   (2) Hoxie Elementary School   (3) Hoxie High School   (4) Vickers School Historical  

Stream


(1) Cortez Creek   (2) Gove Creek   (3) Sand Creek  

Valley


(1) Leeds Draw   (2) Midway Draw  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Sheridan County, Kansas

67740 (pop. 1,888) 67757 (pop. 482)


Counties Nearby Sheridan County, Kansas

Gove County, KS  (pop. 2,599) 25.3 Miles
Decatur County, KS  (pop. 2,966) 29.1 Miles
Thomas County, KS  (pop. 7,420) 30.7 Miles
Graham County, KS  (pop. 2,566) 31.1 Miles
Logan County, KS  (pop. 2,641) 40.6 Miles
Norton County, KS  (pop. 5,456) 41.7 Miles
Trego County, KS  (pop. 2,949) 43.6 Miles
Rawlins County, KS  (pop. 2,517) 44.4 Miles



Area Code(s) in Sheridan County, Kansas

785



Elevation in Sheridan County, Kansas is 2,733.0 ft. (833.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Sheridan County, Kansas

Lat: 39.356854 N        Long: -100.452202 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 13   (1.1%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 36   (3.0%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 26   (2.2%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 55   (4.6%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 70   (5.9%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 192   (16.1%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 367   (30.9%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 175   (14.7%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 56   (4.7%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 48   (4.0%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 34   (2.9%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 5   (0.4%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 29   (2.4%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 83   (7.0%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Sheridan County, Kansas)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 958

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 69

In 3-person carpool : 31

In 4-person carpool : 2

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 12

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 3

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

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 99

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 96


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Sheridan County, Kansas)

Less than 5 minutes : 395

5 to 9 minutes : 305

10 to 14 minutes : 113

15 to 19 minutes : 129

20 to 24 minutes : 75

25 to 29 minutes : 33

30 to 34 minutes : 63

35 to 39 minutes : 11

40 to 44 minutes : 0

45 to 59 minutes : 10

60 to 89 minutes : 26

90 or more minutes : 14


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 356

No Social Security income : 741


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 101

No retirement income : 996


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Sheridan County, Kansas)

Less than $10,000 : 9

$10,000 to $14,999 : 37

$15,000 to $19,999 : 37

$20,000 to $24,999 : 44

$25,000 to $29,999 : 80

$30,000 to $34,999 : 53

$35,000 to $39,999 : 45

$40,000 to $44,999 : 34

$45,000 to $49,999 : 45

$50,000 to $59,999 : 86

$60,000 to $74,999 : 107

$75,000 to $99,999 : 142

$100,000 to $124,999 : 28

$125,000 to $149,999 : 17

$150,000 to $199,999 : 32

$200,000 or more : 9


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $51,402


(updated 2009)



Occupations in Sheridan County, Kansas

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 331  (41.6%)
  • Service Occupations: 47  (5.9%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 97  (12.2%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 59  (7.4%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 134  (16.9%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 211  (35.6%)
  • Service Occupations: 164  (27.7%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 192  (32.4%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 11  (1.9%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





Employment Rate In Sheridan County, Kansas

Employed: 1,474
Unemployed: 45



Minority Owned Firms of 100 or More in
Sheridan 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 Sheridan County, Kansas

Ground Water

 
Fresh 88.45 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 88.45 Mgal/d
 

Surface Water

 
Fresh 0.00 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 0.00 Mgal/d





There are 473 Farms In Sheridan County, Kansas


(updated 2008)



Banks In Sheridan County, Kansas

The First State Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $318.7k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 30

Peoples State Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $131.5k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 43

The Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $335.8k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 18

State Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $145.9k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 24

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Sheridan County, Kansas

  • Murray


    (about 31.9 miles in Colby, Kansas; Airport Code: CBK)

  • McCook Municipal


    (about 59.1 miles in Mc Cook, Nebraska; Airport Code: MCK)

  • McCook Ben Nelson Regional


    (about 59.2 miles in Mc Cook, Nebraska; Airport Code: MCK)

  • Renner Field


    (about 66.6 miles in Goodland, Kansas; Airport Code: GLD)

  • Hays Municipal


    (about 72.3 miles in Antonino, Kansas; Airport Code: HYS)

  • Hays Regional


    (about 72.5 miles in Antonino, Kansas; Airport Code: HYS)

  • Russell Municipal


    (about 94.1 miles in Russell, Kansas; Airport Code: RSL)

  • Kit Carson County


    (about 98.3 miles in Burlington, Colorado; Airport Code: RQX)

  • Garden City Municipal


    (about 99.8 miles in Garden City, Kansas; Airport Code: GCK)

  • Garden City Regional


    (about 99.8 miles in Garden City, Kansas; Airport Code: GCK)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Sheridan County, Kansas

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

72.50%

Carpooled

6.99%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.0%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.15%

Walked

6.69%

Other Means

1.10%

Worked At Home

12.57%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 642

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 99

Female householder, no husband present : 64

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 262

Householder not living alone : 30


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 61

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 10

All other households : 1,026


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Sheridan County, Kansas)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 562

Renter-occupied housing units : 80

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 48

Renter-occupied housing units : 51

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 18

Renter-occupied housing units : 46

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 225

Renter-occupied housing units : 67


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Sheridan County, Kansas)

Less than $10,000 : 71

$10,000 to $14,999 : 92

$15,000 to $19,999 : 52

$20,000 to $24,999 : 76

$25,000 to $29,999 : 86

$30,000 to $34,999 : 45

$35,000 to $39,999 : 57

$40,000 to $44,999 : 47

$45,000 to $49,999 : 58

$50,000 to $59,999 : 131

$60,000 to $74,999 : 107

$75,000 to $99,999 : 179

$100,000 to $124,999 : 28

$125,000 to $149,999 : 19

$150,000 to $199,999 : 34

$200,000 or more : 15


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Sheridan County, Kansas)

Total : 1,262


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Sheridan County, Kansas)

Occupied : 1,097

Vacant : 165


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Sheridan County, Kansas)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Sheridan County, Kansas)

Built 2005 or later : 0

Built 2000 to 2004 : 4

Built 1990 to 1999 : 82

Built 1980 to 1989 : 86

Built 1970 to 1979 : 228

Built 1960 to 1969 : 125

Built 1950 to 1959 : 139

Built 1940 to 1949 : 142

Built 1939 or earlier : 456


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Sheridan County, Kansas)

Utility gas : 767

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 244

Electricity : 47

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 21

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 18

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Sheridan County, Kansas)

Less than $10,000 : 10

$10,000 to $14,999 : 29

$15,000 to $19,999 : 8

$20,000 to $24,999 : 35

$25,000 to $29,999 : 17

$30,000 to $34,999 : 21

$35,000 to $39,999 : 19

$40,000 to $49,999 : 38

$50,000 to $59,999 : 46

$60,000 to $69,999 : 88

$70,000 to $79,999 : 59

$80,000 to $89,999 : 101

$90,000 to $99,999 : 35

$100,000 to $124,999 : 120

$125,000 to $149,999 : 54

$150,000 to $174,999 : 33

$175,000 to $199,999 : 41

$200,000 to $249,999 : 47

$250,000 to $299,999 : 33

$300,000 to $399,999 : 14

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 5

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Sheridan 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 : 5

Home equity loan only : 18

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 287

Housing units without a mortgage : 543


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 :

Built 1990 to 1999 : $89,400

Built 1980 to 1989 : $107,100

Built 1970 to 1979 : $97,800

Built 1960 to 1969 : $112,300

Built 1950 to 1959 : $69,400

Built 1940 to 1949 : $94,400

Built 1939 or earlier : $65,400


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Sheridan County, Kansas: 67.1%

Percentage of Family Households in Kansas: 66.0%


(updated 2010)





Median Household Income In 2000 (Sheridan County, KS): $33,547
Median Household Income In 2000 (Kansas): $40,624


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Sheridan County): $57,300
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Kansas): $81,000


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Sheridan County, Kansas

Utility Gas: 67.5%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 25.4%
Electricity: 4.5%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.4%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 1.9%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.2%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





Population in Group Quarters in Sheridan County, Kansas

Institutionalized population


  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 100%


(updated 2010)







Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Sheridan County): $286
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Kansas): $498
Fair Market Rent in 2007 (Sheridan County): $523


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



Health Care Centers Close To Sheridan County, Kansas

Gove County Medical Center Hha


     Address: 520 West Fifth Street, Quinter, Kansas 67752
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 8/14/1984

Cottonwood Home Care Agency


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

L & C Home Health Agency Inc


     Address: 160 East 2nd, Colby, Kansas 67701
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 10/17/2002

Graham Co Hospital Hha


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

Prn Home Health Agency


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

Hospitals Close To Sheridan County, Kansas

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

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

Grisell Memorial Hospital District #1


     Address: 210 South Vermont Avenue, Ransom, Kansas 67572
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Ness County Hospital District #2


     Address: 312 Custer Street, Ness City, Kansas 67560
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Nursing Homes Close To Sheridan County, Kansas

Good Samaritan Society - Decatur County


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

Deseret Nursing & Rehabilitation At Colby


     Address: 105 East College Drive, Colby, Kansas 67701
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 48
     Percent Occupied: 80%

Good Samaritan Society - Atwood


     Address: 650 Lake Rd #216, Atwood, Kansas 67730
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 40
     Percent Occupied: 87%

Hillcrest Nursing Home


     Address: P O Box 1087, 309 West 7th Street, Mccook, Nebraska 69001
     Ownership: Government - County
     Number of Residents: 104
     Percent Occupied: 87%

Solomon Valley Manor


     Address: 315 S Ash St, Stockton, Kansas 67669
     Ownership: Government - City
     Number of Residents: 31
     Percent Occupied: 91%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Sheridan County, Kansas

Name: NPPD
Address: PO Box 98; Brownville, NE 68321
Distance: 261 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Sheridan County, Kansas

    Retired Workers: 720
    Disabled Workers: 75
    Widowers Workers: 125
    Spouses Workers: 95
    Children Workers: 35


(updated 2007)



Sheridan County, Kansas Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 17.00%
  • Bush & Cheney 81.37%
  • Other 1.63%



(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 Sheridan County, Kansas citizens.

Relocation to Sheridan County, KS

5.60 % of Sheridan County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $28,305

Kansas Average 7.39 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

Relocation away from Sheridan County, KS

5.69 % of Sheridan 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 $29,967

Kansas Average 7.67 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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


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

Tornado Information For Sheridan County, Kansas


On 05/29/1959, a tornado touched down 1.31 miles from the center of Sheridan County, Kansas. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $50,000-$500,000.

On 07/20/1972, a tornado touched down 3.93 miles from the center of Sheridan County, Kansas. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $500 to $5,000.

On 07/06/1993, a tornado touched down 4.42 miles from the center of Sheridan County, Kansas. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 06/19/2000, a tornado touched down 7.85 miles from the center of Sheridan County, Kansas. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 05/12/1995, a tornado touched down 9.24 miles from the center of Sheridan County, Kansas. The tornado was rated a category 2 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.



Storms In Sheridan County, Kansas

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Flooding        
04/24/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $150K --
         
Hail        
05/31/1999, 10:14 pm 0 0 $50K --
05/31/1999, 09:45 pm 0 0 $20K --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
08/18/2006, 03:25 pm 0 0 $1K --
06/16/2006, 03:34 pm 0 0 $10K --
06/16/2006, 03:30 pm 0 0 $625K --
08/08/2002, 06:00 pm 0 0 $1K --
06/13/2001, 06:15 pm 0 0 $15K --
07/25/1999, 08:09 pm 0 0 $200K --
10/08/1997, 01:50 pm 0 0 $50K --
09/06/1996, 05:00 pm 0 0 $1K --
         



Tornados In Sheridan County, Kansas

    Length Width F-Scale Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage

Tornado

  2007-05-14 -- 10 -- 0 0 -- --
  2007-04-23 6 75 1 0 0 $26K --
  2006-05-26 -- 10 -- 0 0 -- --
  2005-06-09 2 25 -- 0 0 -- --
  2004-06-10 -- 50 -- 0 0 -- --
  2000-10-31 3 75 -- 0 0 -- --
  2000-10-31 2 75 -- 0 0 -- --
  2000-10-31 1 75 -- 0 0 -- --
  1998-04-14 8 200 1 0 0 $3K --
  1998-04-14 1 50 1 0 0 $2K --
  1997-04-29 -- 50 -- 0 0 -- --
  1996-08-06 3 100 1 0 0 $5K --
  1996-07-15 -- 20 -- 0 0 -- --
  1996-06-22 -- 20 -- 0 0 -- --
  1996-06-06 -- 20 -- 0 0 -- --
  1996-05-22 4 50 1 0 0 -- --
  1996-05-22 1 30 -- 0 0 -- --
  1996-05-22 -- 10 -- 0 0 -- --
  1995-05-12 14 1,000 2 0 0 -- --
  1992-09-06 -- 10 -- 0 0 -- --
  1992-09-06 -- 10 -- 0 0 -- --
  1990-05-18 3 10 -- 0 0 $3K --
  1983-06-12 -- 7 -- 0 0 -- --
  1983-06-12 -- 7 -- 0 0 -- --
  1983-05-05 1 30 -- 0 0 $250K --
  1981-06-28 1 17 -- 0 0 -- --
  1981-03-28 -- 33 1 0 0 -- --
  1972-09-05 2 100 2 0 0 $3K --
  1972-07-20 -- 50 -- 0 0 $3K --
  1970-06-14 7 900 3 0 0 $3M --
  1965-07-18 -- 33 -- 0 0 $3K --
  1965-06-03 -- 100 -- 0 0 $3K --
  1965-05-04 5 100 -- 0 0 $25K --
  1962-07-28 -- 33 1 0 0 $3K --
  1962-05-28 1 33 -- 0 0 $3K --
  1962-05-17 -- 33 -- 0 0 -- --
  1960-06-09 -- 33 -- 0 0 -- --
  1959-05-29 8 33 1 0 0 $250K --
  1956-10-28 8 50 2 0 0 -- --
  1956-07-10 -- 33 -- 0 0 $3K --
  1953-05-27 -- 33 1 0 0 $25K --
  1953-05-27 -- 33 1 0 0 -- --
  1951-08-24 3 100 2 0 0 $25K --
  1908-01-01 -- 75 -- 0 0 -- --
  1904-01-01 5 100 -- 0 0 $8K --
  1904-01-01 2 100 1 0 0 $7K --
  1904-01-01 -- 25 -- 0 0 -- --





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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Sheridan 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 Sheridan County, Kansas


  • Sheridan County Sheriff's Dept


    940 8th Street, Hoxie, KS 67740
    Confined: 1
    Avg. Population: 0

  • Sheridan County Sheriff's Dept


    940 8th Street, Hoxie, KS 67740
    Confined: 1
    Avg. Population: 0


(updated 2006)



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