Agra, Kansas

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Population in 2013: 258 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -15.7%
 
Males: 130  (50.5%)
Females: 128  (49.5%)
Median resident age:  49.4 years
Kansas median age:  32.8 years

Zip codes: 67621.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $31,386 (it was $27,250 in 2000)
Agra:

$31,386
KS:

$50,241
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $15,745 (it was $16,960 in 2000)

Agra city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $39,010 (it was $22,000 in 2000)
Agra:

$39,010
KS:

$130,100
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $60,780; Detached houses: $63,083; Mobile homes: $50,000

Median gross rent in 2012: $283.

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Agra races chart
  • White alone - 250 (93.6%)
  • Hispanic - 6 (2.2%)
  • American Indian alone - 5 (1.9%)
  • Two or more races - 4 (1.5%)
  • Black alone - 1 (0.4%)
  • Asian alone - 1 (0.4%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Agra: 78.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (34.6%), English (9.3%), Swedish (9.1%), Danish (8.6%), Irish (6.1%), French (5.9%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1851 feet

Land area: 0.28 square miles.

Population density: 927 people per square mile   (low).

Agra,KS real estate house value index trend

Agra, Kansas map

For population 25 years and over in Agra:

  • High school or higher: 91.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 13.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Agra city:

  • Never married: 18.1%
  • Now married: 55.2%
  • Separated: 1.4%
  • Widowed: 9.2%
  • Divorced: 16.1%

1 residents are foreign born

This city:  0.3%
Kansas:  6.5%



According to our research of Kansas and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Agra, Kansas as of April 19, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Agra to the number of sex offenders is 259 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $850 (1.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $274 (1.3%)

Agra satellite photo by USGS

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) .

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 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 39.76 N, Longitude: 99.12 W

Area code: 785

Agra household income distribution Agra home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

3.5%
Kansas:

5.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -13 (-4.1%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (31%)
  • Manufacturing (18%)
  • Construction (15%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (3%)
  • Health care and social assistance (34%)
  • Retail trade (28%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Information (4%)
  • Construction (3%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (12%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (11%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (9%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (9%)
  • Secondary school teachers (8%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (6%)
  • Agricultural workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (10%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (10%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (9%)
  • Cashiers (7%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (6%)

Work and jobs in Agra: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

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 slightly above Kansas state average. It is 59% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/18/1984 at 15:30:23, a magnitude 5.5 (5.4 MB, 5.1 MS, 5.5 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 382.3 miles away from the city center
On 2/15/1974 at 13:33:49, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 241.2 miles away from Agra center
On 5/30/1991 at 22:07:44, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 41.6 miles away from the city center
On 11/3/2002 at 20:41:56, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 208.3 miles away from the city center
On 9/15/1995 at 00:31:33, a magnitude 4.1 (3.8 LG, 4.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 201.3 miles away from Agra center
On 8/10/2005 at 22:08:22, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 363.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Phillips County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Winter Storms: 5, Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 4, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 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 high school in Agra:

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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)

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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
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 11.2%
(9.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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

Agra compared to Kansas state average:

  • Median household income below 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.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above 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.

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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

Agra travel time to work - commute Agra mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (95%)
  • Electricity (2%)
  • Wood (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Agra city (based on Phillips County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 75.34%
Here: 75.3%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameUnited Methodist ChurchCatholic ChurchEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaChristian Church (Disciples of Christ) The Wesleyan Church
Adherents20.4%13.6%10.7%10.6%6.1%
Congregations20.7%6.9%6.9%3.4%6.9%
NameLutheran ChurchLDS (Mormon) ChurchChristian Reformed Church in North AmericaAssemblies of GodOther
Adherents5.7%5.5%5.2%4.3%17.9%
Congregations3.4%3.4%3.4%6.9%37.9%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables 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%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 0$0 1$15
Other Government Administration 0$0 2$1,085
Welfare 0$0 2$1,850
Local Libraries 0$0 1$319
Other and Unallocable 1$1,905$22,8600$0
Totals for Government 1$1,905$22,8606$3,269

Agra government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $55,000 ($213.18)
    Financial Administration: $48,000 ($186.05)
    Regular Highways: $12,000 ($46.51)
    General - Other: $8,000 ($31.01)
    Libraries: $1,000 ($3.88)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $68,000 ($263.57)

Agra government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - All Other: $1,000 ($3.88)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $5,000 ($19.38)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $5,000 ($19.38)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $57,000 ($220.93)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $9,000 ($34.88)
    General Support: $3,000 ($11.63)
  • Tax - Property: $29,000 ($112.40)
    Public Utilities: $7,000 ($27.13)

Agra government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $108,000 ($418.60)

4.56% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($32,816 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.56%
Kansas average:

6.43%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.


5.93% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($33,794 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.93%
Kansas average:

6.89%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Ellis County, KS  0.52% ($19,083 average AGI)
to Norton County, KS  0.44% ($29,000)

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.)

FCC Registered Private 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:

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 5
  • Good Intent Call: 2
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

Agra on our top lists:

  • #2 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Petroleum and coal products"
  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Social scientists and related workers"
  • #30 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations"
  • #30 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Construction"
  • #31 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Life and physical scientists"
  • #90 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Computer specialists"
  • #51 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2003"
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