Belpre, Kansas

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Population in 2017: 85 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -18.3%
 
Males: 45  (54.1%)
Females: 40  (45.9%)
Median resident age:

32.1 years
Kansas median age:

36.7 years

Zip code: 67519

Estimated median household income in 2017: $32,986 (it was $23,750 in 2000)
Belpre:

$32,986
KS:

$56,422

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $21,559 (it was $14,665 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $19,336 (it was $10,400 in 2000)
Belpre:

$19,336
KS:

$150,600

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $41,171; detached houses: $40,841

Median gross rent in 2017: $452.

March 2019 cost of living index in Belpre: 76.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 4.1%
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  • Races in Belpre, KS (2010)
    • 4654.8%White alone
    • 3845.2%Hispanic



According to our research of Kansas and other state lists, there was 1 registered sex offender living in Belpre, Kansas as of August 06, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Belpre is 172 to 1.


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Ancestries: German (11.3%), American (10.5%), French (2.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 2090 feet

Land area: 0.41 square miles.

Population density: 207 people per square mile   (very low).

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53 residents are foreign born (30.8% Latin America).

This city:

30.8%
Kansas:

100.0%
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Belpre city:

1.9% ($199)
Kansas:

1.2% ($999)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Wichita, KS (98.0 miles , pop. 344,284).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (379.4 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities:

Macksville, KS (2.7 miles ),
Lewis, KS (2.9 miles ),
Garfield, KS (3.4 miles),
Larned, KS (4.0 miles ),
Byers, KS (4.1 miles),
Kinsley, KS (4.1 miles ),
St. John, KS (4.3 miles ),
Radium, KS (4.4 miles)

Latitude: 37.95 N, Longitude: 99.10 W

Area code: 620

Distribution of median household income in Belpre, KS in 2017
Distribution of house value in Belpre, KS in 2017

Belpre satellite photo by USGS

Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.2%
Kansas:

3.7%

Average climate in Belpre, Kansas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Belpre, Kansas average temperatures Belpre, Kansas average precipitation Belpre, Kansas humidity Belpre, Kansas wind speed Belpre, Kansas snowfall Belpre, Kansas sunshine Belpre, Kansas clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Belpre-area historical tornado activity is near Kansas state average. It is 101% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/4/1950, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 5.6 miles away from the Belpre city center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 6/4/1955, a category F4 tornado 16.1 miles away from the city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Belpre-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Kansas state average. It is 59% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 133.3 miles away from Belpre 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 78.1 miles away from the city center
On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 353.1 miles away from the city 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 319.3 miles away from the city center
On 9/6/1997 at 23:38:00, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 271.8 miles away from Belpre 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 87.9 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 Edwards County (14) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 5, Winter Storms: 4, Winds: 3, Hurricane: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals and medical centers near Belpre:

  • PARKVIEW MANOR NH (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; MACKSVILLE, KS)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Belpre:

  • Barton County Community College (about 38 miles; Great Bend, KS; Full-time enrollment: 4,108)
  • Hutchinson Community College (about 65 miles; Hutchinson, KS; FT enrollment: 4,174)
  • Fort Hays State University (about 66 miles; Hays, KS; FT enrollment: 8,728)
  • Newman University (about 96 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 2,066)
  • Friends University (about 97 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 2,024)
  • Wichita Technical Institute (about 97 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 2,015)
  • Wichita State University (about 100 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 11,743)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Belpre: Southern Plains Co - Operative at Lewis Kansas Grain Elevator Number 2 (A), Belpre Community Center (B), Belpre Township Fire Department (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Belpre: Saint Bernard's Catholic Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Edwards County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

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

BELPRE, CITY OF (Population served: 83, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation
Average household size:
This city:

2.5 people
Kansas:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

52.9%
Whole state:

66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

5.9%
Whole state:

5.8%


No gay or lesbian households reported

For population 15 years and over in Belpre:

Marital status in Belpre, KS
  • Never married: 22.1%
  • Now married: 58.5%
  • Separated: 7.6%
  • Widowed: 5.6%
  • Divorced: 6.3%

For population 25 years and over in Belpre:

  • High school or higher: 58.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 6.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 7.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.2 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

20.8
Kansas average:

11.1

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Belpre, KS (based on Edwards County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic1,0913
Mainline Protestant7609
Evangelical Protestant3274
Other2-
None857-
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: 1
This county:

3.23 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

1.96 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Edwards County:

3.23 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.51 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 4
Edwards County:

12.91 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.33 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Edwards County:

9.0%
Kansas:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Edwards County:

28.6%
Kansas:

27.9%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Edwards County:

12.2%
State:

13.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

45.8%
Kansas:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

39.2%
Kansas:

45.1%

Average BMI:
Belpre:

28.5
Kansas:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

23.9%
State:

21.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Belpre:

11.1%
Kansas:

10.6%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Belpre:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Belpre:

36.4%
Kansas:

33.6%

General health condition:
Here:

49.3%
Kansas:

55.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Belpre:

74.2%
Kansas:

78.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Belpre, KS Residents
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
Natural Resources 0$0 0$0
Water Supply 0$0 1$198
Electric Power 0$0 0$0
Gas Supply 0$0 0$0
Transit 0$0 0$0
Local Libraries 0$0 0$0
Financial Administration 0$0 0$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 1$356
Judicial and Legal 0$0 0$0
Firefighters 0$0 0$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 0$0
Correction 0$0 0$0
Streets and Highways 0$0 0$0
Airports 0$0 0$0
Water Transport and Terminals 0$0 0$0
Health 0$0 0$0
Hospitals 0$0 0$0
Solid Waste Management 0$0 0$0
Police - Other 0$0 0$0
Fire - Other 0$0 0$0
Sewerage 0$0 0$0
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 0$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 0$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 0$0 0$0
Welfare 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 0$0 2$554

Belpre government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $42,000 ($494.12)
    Solid Waste Management: $6,000 ($70.59)
    Regular Highways: $5,000 ($58.82)
    Water Utilities: $4,000 ($47.06)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $4,000 ($47.06)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $15,000 ($176.47)
    Central Staff Services: $2,000 ($23.53)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,000 ($58.82)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $7,000 ($82.35)

Belpre government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $5,000 ($58.82)
  • Miscellaneous - Donations From Private Sources: $2,000 ($23.53)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $28,000 ($329.41)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $2,000 ($23.53)
  • Tax - Property: $33,000 ($388.24)
    Public Utilities Sales: $4,000 ($47.06)
    Other: $1,000 ($11.76)

Belpre government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $233,000 ($2741.18)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $229,000 ($2694.12)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,000 ($47.06)

Belpre government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $12,000 ($141.18)

4.00% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($41,521 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.00%
Kansas average:

6.44%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Strongest AM radio stations in Belpre:

  • KWLS (1290 AM; 5 kW; PRATT, KS; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KVGB (1590 AM; 5 kW; GREAT BEND, KS; Owner: EAGLE RADIO INC.)
  • KNNS (1510 AM; daytime; 1 kW; LARNED, KS; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KGYN (1210 AM; 50 kW; GUYMON, OK; Owner: TELNS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KGNO (1370 AM; 5 kW; DODGE CITY, KS; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KFTI (1070 AM; 10 kW; WICHITA, KS; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KOMA (1520 AM; 50 kW; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KLTT (670 AM; 50 kW; COMMERCE CITY, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Belpre:

  • KGTR (96.7 FM; LARNED, KS; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KHMY (93.1 FM; PRATT, KS; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC.)
  • KVGB-FM (104.3 FM; GREAT BEND, KS; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC.)
  • K220FA (91.9 FM; HAVILAND, KS; Owner: KIOWA COUNTY RADIO COMMITTEE)

TV broadcast stations around Belpre:

  • KSNC (Channel 2; GREAT BEND, KS; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION OF WICHITA)

Belpre fatal accident list:

Aug 11, 2006 09:00 PM, Wheeler, Olive, Lat: 37.950690, Lon: -99.097550, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Sep 15, 1982 02:55 PM, 56, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 13Number of bridges
  • 66ft / 20.4mTotal length
  • $110,000Total costs
  • 4,710Total average daily traffic
  • 667Total average daily truck traffic
  • 5,605Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic
New bridges in Belpre, KS - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 41930-1939
  • 41940-1949
  • 11950-1959
  • 11960-1969
  • 21990-1999
  • 12000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Belpre, KS

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Belpre)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Main Street (Lat: 37.953361 Lon: -99.102611), Structure height: 56 m, Call Sign: KPH973, Licensee ID: L00008145,
    Assigned Frequencies: 450.990 MHz, Grant Date: 08/07/1990, Expiration Date: 06/01/2006, Cancellation Date: 03/31/2004, Registrant: Smoky Hills Public Television Corp., P.O. Box 9 604 Elm Street, Bunker Hill, KS 67626

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Approx 3 Mi S Of Belpre (Lat: 37.912250 Lon: -99.092611), Type: Pole, Structure height: 12 m, Call Sign: WPLY426,
    Assigned Frequencies: 457.225 MHz, Grant Date: 04/13/1998, Expiration Date: 04/13/2003, Cancellation Date: 12/10/2001, Certifier: Mike Peschka, Registrant: Lockard & White Inc, 14511 Falling Creek, Suite 507, Houston, TX 77014, Phone: (281) 586-0574, Fax: (281) 586-0044, Email:
  • 3 Mi S Of (Lat: 37.912250 Lon: -99.092611), Type: Pole, Structure height: 12 m, Overall height: 14 m, Call Sign: WPYQ844,
    Assigned Frequencies: 457.225 MHz, Grant Date: 10/01/2003, Expiration Date: 10/01/2013, Cancellation Date: 03/28/2011, Certifier: Ken Adams, Registrant: Mona Lee & Associates, LLC, 3730 Kirby Drive, Suite 1200, Pmb 165, Houston, TX 77098, Phone: (832) 230-1809, Fax: (713) 831-6899, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • BELPRE TWR, 1051 260th Ave. (Lat: 37.948667 Lon: -99.115250), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 106.7 m, Call Sign: WRCW970,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6004.50 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 6004.50 MHz... (+10 more), Grant Date: 02/15/2019, Expiration Date: 02/15/2029, Certifier: Patrick Parke, Registrant: Micronet Communications, Inc., 812 Lexington Dr, Plano, TX 75075, Phone: (972) 422-7200, Email:
  • Main St, N Of At&sf Rr (Lat: 37.953333 Lon: -99.099528), Structure height: 54.9 m, Call Sign: KAP37,
    Assigned Frequencies: 2076.00 MHz, Grant Date: 05/10/1977, Expiration Date: 06/01/2006, Cancellation Date: 06/28/2002, Registrant: Dow, Lohnes & Albertson, Pllc, 1200 New Hampshire Avenue, Nw, Suite 800, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 776-2594, Fax: (202) 776-2222, Email:
  • Main St N Of At&sf Rr Tracks (Lat: 37.953333 Lon: -99.102583), Overall height: 54.9 m, Call Sign: WLD270,
    Assigned Frequencies: 2093.00 MHz, Grant Date: 02/26/1990, Expiration Date: 06/01/2006, Cancellation Date: 06/28/2002, Registrant: Dow, Lohnes & Albertson, Pllc, 1200 New Hampshire Avenue, Nw, Suite 800, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 776-2594, Fax: (202) 776-2222, Email:
  • Main St N Of At&sf Rr (Lat: 37.953333 Lon: -99.102583), Overall height: 55.8 m, Call Sign: WLJ545, Licensee ID: L00008145,
    Assigned Frequencies: 2042.00 MHz, Grant Date: 10/24/1990, Expiration Date: 06/01/2006, Cancellation Date: 03/31/2004, Registrant: Smoky Hills Public Television Corp., P.O. Box 9 604 Elm Street, Bunker Hill, KS 67626

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: KC0EVO, Licensee ID: L00235454, Grant Date: 10/23/2008, Expiration Date: 01/20/2019, Certifier: Melvin D Gilkey, Registrant: Melvin D Gilkey, Belpre, KS 67519

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172E (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3922S , Serial Number: 17251122, Year manufactured: 1964, Airworthiness Date: 01/10/1964, Certificate Issue Date: 05/15/2001
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Larry L Adams, 1227 260th Ave, Belpre, KS 67519, Other Owners: Michael Wilson

Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Belpre, KS
  • 97.5%Utility gas
  • 2.5%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Belpre, KS
  • 72.7%Utility gas
  • 27.3%Electricity


Belpre compared to Kansas state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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