Agra, Kansas

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Population in 2019: 241 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -21.2%
 
Males: 109  (45.6%)
Females: 132  (54.4%)
Median resident age:

56.7 years
Kansas median age:

37.2 years

Zip codes: 67621.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $41,888 (it was $27,250 in 2000)
Agra:

$41,888
KS:

$62,087

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $29,574 (it was $16,960 in 2000)

Agra city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $51,678 (it was $22,000 in 2000)
Agra:

$51,678
KS:

$163,200

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $64,411; detached houses: $65,113; mobile homes: $57,738

Median gross rent in 2019: $439.

March 2019 cost of living index in Agra: 76.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 8.3%
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  • Races in Agra, KS (2019)
    • 19896.1%White alone
    • 41.9%Other race alone
    • 31.5%Hispanic

Races in Agra detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Kansas and other state lists, there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Agra, Kansas as of January 26, 2022.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Agra is 128 to 1.


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Ancestries: German (51.9%), American (7.4%), Scotch-Irish (6.2%), English (4.9%), Irish (3.7%), Lithuanian (2.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1851 feet

Land area: 0.28 square miles.

Population density: 866 people per square mile   (low).

Agra, Kansas map

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,094 (2.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $968 (1.8%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lincoln, NE (148.0 miles , pop. 225,581).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (498.7 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities:

Kensington, KS (2.2 miles ),
Kirwin, KS (2.5 miles ),
Athol, KS (3.3 miles),
Phillipsburg, KS (3.3 miles ),
Glade, KS (3.4 miles),
Cedar, KS (3.5 miles),
Gaylord, KS (4.1 miles),
Speed, KS (4.1 miles)

Latitude: 39.76 N, Longitude: 99.12 W

Area code: 785

Distribution of median household income in Agra, KS in 2019
Distribution of house value in Agra, KS in 2019
Agra satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $90,300
  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $64,000
  • 2000: 2 buildings, average cost: $105,600
  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $116,300
Number of permits per 10,000 Agra, KS residents
Average permit cost in Agra, KS
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

3.9%
Kansas:

5.3%
Most common industries in Agra, KS (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (18.9%)
  • Petroleum & coal products (12.9%)
  • Health care (10.6%)
  • Construction (9.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (9.1%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (6.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.1%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Petroleum & coal products (26.2%)
  • Educational services (18.5%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (12.3%)
  • Construction (9.2%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (6.2%)
  • Truck transportation (6.2%)
  • Broadcasting & telecommunications (3.1%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (20.9%)
  • Educational services (19.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (14.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (11.9%)
  • Construction (10.4%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.5%)
  • Public administration (4.5%)
Most common occupations in Agra, KS (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (9.8%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (8.3%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (6.8%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5.3%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (5.3%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.5%)
  • Teachers, secondary school (3.8%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (12.3%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (10.8%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (9.2%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (9.2%)
  • Teachers, secondary school (7.7%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (6.2%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (6.2%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (10.4%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (10.4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (9.0%)
  • Cashiers (7.5%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (7.5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7.5%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (6.0%)

Average climate in Agra, Kansas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Agra-area historical tornado activity is near Kansas state average. It is 86% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/10/1985, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 2.7 miles away from the Agra city center injured 2 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/10/1985, a category F4 tornado 23.2 miles away from the city center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Agra-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Kansas state average. It is 538% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/3/2016 at 12:02:44, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.5 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 259.7 miles away from the city center
On 6/22/2019 at 08:50:24, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MW, Depth: 1.9 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 41.1 miles away from Agra center
On 11/6/2011 at 03:53:10, a magnitude 5.7 (5.7 MW, Depth: 3.2 mi) earthquake occurred 319.6 miles away from the city center
On 2/13/2016 at 17:07:06, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MW, Depth: 5.2 mi) earthquake occurred 227.3 miles away from the city center
On 11/12/2014 at 21:40:00, a magnitude 4.9 (4.9 MW, Depth: 2.5 mi) earthquake occurred 190.3 miles away from Agra center
On 1/19/2020 at 19:08:42, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 135.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Phillips County (14) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 5, Winter Storms: 5, Snowstorms: 2, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Agra topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Agra:

  • DESERET HEALTH AND REHAB AT KENSINGTON LLC (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; KENSINGTON, KS)
  • PHILLIPS COUNTY HOSPITAL LTCU (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; PHILLIPSBURG, KS)
  • PHILLIPS CO HOME (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; PHILLIPSBURG, KS)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Agra:

  • Fort Hays State University (about 63 miles; Hays, KS; Full-time enrollment: 8,728)
  • University of Nebraska at Kearney (about 66 miles; Kearney, NE; FT enrollment: 6,047)
  • Central Community College (about 88 miles; Grand Island, NE; FT enrollment: 4,159)
  • Barton County Community College (about 97 miles; Great Bend, KS; FT enrollment: 4,108)
  • Hutchinson Community College (about 134 miles; Hutchinson, KS; FT enrollment: 4,174)
  • Kansas State University (about 142 miles; Manhattan, KS; FT enrollment: 20,703)
  • University of Nebraska-Lincoln (about 148 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 20,817)

Public elementary/middle school in Agra:

  • THUNDER RIDGE MIDDLE SCHOOL (Location: 941 KANSAS AVENUE, Grades: PK-8)

Library in Agra:

  • AGRA/F LEE DOCTOR LIBRARY (Operating income: $10,705; Location: 222 MAIN; 4,096 books; 100 audio materials; 700 video materials; 30 state licensed databases; 30 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Agra: Agra American Legion Hall (A), Phillips County Fire District 3A (B), F Lee Doctor Library (C), Agra City Hall (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Agra include: Agra United Methodist Church (A), Agra Church of Christ (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Phillips County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Agra and their reported violations in the past:

AGRA, CITY OF (Population served: 259, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance Meeting conducted (OCT-24-2013), St Public Notif requested (NOV-14-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-14-2013), St Public Notif received (DEC-12-2013), St Compliance achieved (DEC-31-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-23-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-23-2013), St Compliance Meeting conducted (OCT-24-2013), St Public Notif received (NOV-14-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-14-2013), St Public Notif received (DEC-12-2013), St Compliance achieved (DEC-31-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-20-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-20-2012), St Public Notif received (AUG-09-2012), St Compliance achieved (AUG-31-2012)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 4 minor monitoring violations
Average household size:
This city:

2.3 people
Kansas:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

67.2%
Whole state:

66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

4.3%
Whole state:

5.8%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.9% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Banks with branches in Agra (2011 data):

  • Farmers National Bank: Agra Branch at Kansas Avenue And Main Street, branch established on 1989/02/21. Info updated 2012/01/19: Bank assets: $107.7 mil, Deposits: $93.3 mil, headquarters in Phillipsburg, KS, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 5 total offices

For population 15 years and over in Agra:

Marital status in Agra, KS
  • Never married: 13.2%
  • Now married: 56.2%
  • Separated: 1.7%
  • Widowed: 9.3%
  • Divorced: 19.6%

For population 25 years and over in Agra:

  • High school or higher: 91.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 13.7 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

6.7
Kansas average:

11.1

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Agra, KS (based on Phillips County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant1,95313
Evangelical Protestant1,52814
Catholic4332
Other2572
None1,471-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 3
Phillips County:

5.60 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

1.96 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 3
Phillips County:

5.60 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.84 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 7
Here:

13.06 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.33 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

10.3%
Kansas:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Phillips County:

29.4%
Kansas:

27.9%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

19.9%
State:

13.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Agra:

50.6%
Kansas:

49.2%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Agra:

45.6%
State:

46.3%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.7
Kansas:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

23.8%
State:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Agra:

5.6%
Kansas:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Agra:

6.8
Kansas:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

32.3%
Kansas:

33.5%

General health condition:
Here:

57.1%
Kansas:

56.0%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

75.1%
Kansas:

78.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Agra, KS Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Water Supply 1$4,431$53,1720$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 2$892
Totals for Government 1$4,431$53,1722$892

Agra government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - General - Other: $72,000 ($298.76)
    Sewerage: $26,000 ($107.88)
    Water Utilities: $24,000 ($99.59)
    Regular Highways: $11,000 ($45.64)
    Local Fire Protection: $8,000 ($33.20)
    Libraries: $4,000 ($16.60)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $1,000 ($4.15)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $4,000 ($16.60)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $61,000 ($253.11)

Agra government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $27,000 ($112.03)
    Other: $13,000 ($53.94)
  • Miscellaneous - Donations From Private Sources: $4,000 ($16.60)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $27,000 ($112.03)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $30,000 ($124.48)
    Highways: $14,000 ($58.09)
  • Tax - Property: $33,000 ($136.93)
    Public Utilities Sales: $11,000 ($45.64)

Agra government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $90,000 ($373.44)

Strongest AM radio stations in Agra:

  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • KKAN (1490 AM; 1 kW; PHILLIPSBURG, KS; Owner: WALTER C. SEIDEL)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KFRM (550 AM; 5 kW; SALINA, KS; Owner: TAYLOR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KMMJ (750 AM; 11 kW; GRAND ISLAND, NE; Owner: JRK BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • KKAR (1290 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KKPR (1460 AM; 5 kW; KEARNEY, NE; Owner: PLATTE RIVER RADIO, INC.)
  • KLTT (670 AM; 50 kW; COMMERCE CITY, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KGYN (1210 AM; 50 kW; GUYMON, OK; Owner: TELNS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KKZN (760 AM; 50 kW; THORNTON, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Agra:

  • KQMA (92.5 FM; PHILLIPSBURG, KS; Owner: WALTER C. SEIDEL)
  • KFIX (96.9 FM; PLAINVILLE, KS; Owner: HULL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KKAN-FM (95.3 FM; PHILLIPSBURG, KS; Owner: BARRACUDA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 17Number of bridges
  • 131ft / 40.2mTotal length
  • $1,187,000Total costs
  • 9,814Total average daily traffic
  • 1,253Total average daily truck traffic
  • 10,822Total future (year 2034) average daily traffic
New bridges in Agra, KS - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 31900-1909
  • 11920-1929
  • 11930-1939
  • 11940-1949
  • 11950-1959
  • 41960-1969
  • 11970-1979
  • 51980-1989
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Agra, KS

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Lat: 39.760167 Lon: -99.111889, Call Sign: WQPT980,
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.907 MHz, Grant Date: 08/15/2012, Expiration Date: 08/15/2022, Certifier: William A Molzahn, Registrant: Haug Communications Inc, 622 Neptune Dr, Seneca, KS 66538-9383, Phone: (785) 336-3579, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • AGRA, 899 East Mohawk Road (Lat: 39.829167 Lon: -99.161389), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 48.8 m, Overall height: 53.9 m, Call Sign: WQRK251,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6063.80 MHz, 6093.45 MHz, 6565.00 MHz, 6063.80 MHz, 6093.45 MHz, 6565.00 MHz, 6093.45 MHz, 6565.00 MHz, 6093.45 MHz, Grant Date: 06/03/2013, Expiration Date: 06/03/2023, Certifier: John D Geil, Registrant: Sunflower Electric Power Corporation, 301 West 13th Street, Hays, KS 67601, Phone: (620) 272-5400, Fax: (620) 272-5413, Email:

Most common first names in Agra, KS among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John679.6 years
James578.0 years
Henry583.8 years
William582.0 years
Charles483.8 years
Ruth477.7 years
Fred482.0 years
Lola479.7 years
Lawrence476.0 years
Roy374.7 years
Most common last names in Agra, KS among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Rose884.6 years
Gower775.4 years
Rahjes781.1 years
King582.8 years
Smith576.2 years
Bradley574.6 years
Abbott477.0 years
Goracke467.5 years
Underwood484.5 years
Bretton471.7 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Agra, KS
  • 90.4%Utility gas
  • 7.2%Wood
  • 2.4%Electricity
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Agra, KS
  • 56.3%Utility gas
  • 37.5%Electricity
  • 6.3%No fuel used


Agra compared to Kansas state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
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