Bennington, Kansas

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Population in 2014: 665 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +6.7%
 
Males: 367  (55.3%)
Females: 298  (44.7%)
Median resident age:  33.7 years
Kansas median age:  36.0 years

Zip codes: 67422.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $49,856 (it was $37,303 in 2000)
Bennington:

$49,856
KS:

$50,972

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $22,257 (it was $15,919 in 2000)

Bennington city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $95,356 (it was $62,100 in 2000)
Bennington:

$95,356
KS:

$129,700

Median gross rent in 2013: $704.

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  • Races in Bennington, KS (2010)

    Bennington races chart
    • 65297.0%White alone
    • 131.9%Hispanic
    • 30.4%American Indian alone
    • 20.3%Black alone
    • 20.3%Two or more races

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Bennington: 80.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (31.4%), Irish (13.0%), English (9.2%), Swedish (8.4%), United States (7.6%), French (6.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1221 feet

Land area: 0.42 square miles.

Population density: 1,574 people per square mile   (low).

Bennington,KS real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Bennington:

  • High school or higher: 94.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 20.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.3%
  • Unemployed: 3.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Bennington city:

  • Never married: 17.9%
  • Now married: 67.3%
  • Separated: 0.6%
  • Widowed: 5.5%
  • Divorced: 8.7%

13 residents are foreign born (1.6% Africa, 0.5% Latin America).

This city:

2.1%
Kansas:

5.0%



According to our research of Kansas and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Bennington, Kansas as of July 24, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Bennington to the number of sex offenders is 336 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,496 (1.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,525 (1.5%)

Bennington satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Wichita, KS (94.0 miles , pop. 344,284).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (433.5 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Minneapolis, KS (3.0 miles ), Culver, KS (3.2 miles) , New Cambria, KS (3.4 miles) , Solomon, KS (3.8 miles ), Salina, KS (3.8 miles ), Manchester, KS (3.9 miles) , Tescott, KS (3.9 miles ), Longford, KS (4.1 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1998: 2 buildings, average cost: $96,000
  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $116,300
  • 2003: 3 buildings, average cost: $122,900
  • 2004: 3 buildings, average cost: $122,900
  • 2005: 3 buildings, average cost: $122,900
  • 2006: 2 buildings, average cost: $149,000
  • 2007: 3 buildings, average cost: $152,800
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $161,100
  • 2009: 4 buildings, average cost: $168,100
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $201,500

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 39.03 N, Longitude: 97.59 W

Area code: 785

Bennington household income distribution Bennington home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.4%
Kansas:

3.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +50 (+8.7%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (21%)
  • Wholesale trade (15%)
  • Construction (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Retail trade (19%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Wholesale trade (7%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Transportation occupations (14%)
  • Production occupations (12%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (30%)
  • Sales and related occupations (22%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (9%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (8%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (4%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (4%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Bennington, Kansas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Bennington-area historical tornado activity is near Kansas state average. It is 89% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/20/1957, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 25.1 miles away from the Bennington city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 9/25/1973, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 1.4 miles away from the city center injured 2 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Bennington-area historical earthquake activity is near Kansas state average. It is 66% 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 243.7 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 161.1 miles away from Bennington 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 97.7 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 267.1 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 309.2 miles away from Bennington center
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 478.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Ottawa County (7) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Bennington topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Bennington:

  • GOOD SAMARITAN SOCIETY - MINNEAPOLIS (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; MINNEAPOLIS, KS)
  • MINNEAPOLIS GOOD SAMARITAN CTR (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; MINNEAPOLIS, KS)
  • OTTAWA COUNTY HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 9 miles away; MINNEAPOLIS, KS)
  • OTTAWA COUNTY HEALTH CENTER LTCU (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; MINNEAPOLIS, KS)
  • SALINA-SALINE COUNTY HHA (Home Health Center, about 14 miles away; SALINA, KS)
  • ST JOHNS REGIONAL HEALTH CENTER SNF (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; SALINA, KS)
  • SALINA NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; SALINA, KS)

airports located in Bennington:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Bennington:

  • Kansas State University (about 56 miles; Manhattan, KS; Full-time enrollment: 20,703)
  • Hutchinson Community College (about 70 miles; Hutchinson, KS; FT enrollment: 4,174)
  • Barton County Community College (about 76 miles; Great Bend, KS; FT enrollment: 4,108)
  • Emporia State University (about 88 miles; Emporia, KS; FT enrollment: 4,687)
  • Wichita Area Technical College (about 91 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 2,220)
  • Wichita State University (about 93 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 11,743)
  • Butler Community College (about 94 miles; El Dorado, KS; FT enrollment: 6,676)

Public high school in Bennington:

Public elementary/middle school in Bennington:

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Notable locations in Bennington: Team Marketing Alliance Grain Elevator Number 41 (A), Ottawa County Fire District 4 Bennington (B), Bennington Ambulance Service (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Bennington include: Bennington Bible Church (A), Episcopal Church of the Transfiguration (B), United Church of Bennington (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Ottawa County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 3.9%
(4.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.6 people
Kansas:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  72.0%
Whole state:  66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  3.4%
Whole state:  5.8%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Banks with branches in Bennington (2011 data):

  • The Bennington State Bank: Bennington Branch at 104 West Washington, branch established on 1989/04/03. Info updated 2011/03/21: Bank assets: $444.3 mil, Deposits: $371.1 mil, headquarters in Salina, KS, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 7 total offices, Holding Company: Berco, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.0
Kansas average:

11.3

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Bennington city (based on Ottawa County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant1,39914
Evangelical Protestant6248
Catholic4432
Other1-
None3,624-
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 convenience stores (with gas): 3
Ottawa County:

5.00 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.84 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 4
Here:

6.66 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.7%
Kansas:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Ottawa County:

28.2%
Kansas:

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

18.8%
State:

13.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Bennington:

50.2%
State:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Bennington:

48.7%
Kansas:

45.1%

Average BMI:
Here:

29.2
Kansas:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Bennington:

22.0%
Kansas:

21.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Bennington:

8.1%
Kansas:

10.6%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
Kansas:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

38.4%
State:

33.6%

General health condition:
Bennington:

57.2%
Kansas:

55.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Bennington:

78.8%
State:

78.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Bennington, 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
Other Government Administration 1$3,046$36,5520$0
Water Supply 1$3,365$40,3801$832
Totals for Government 2$6,411$38,4661$832

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

  • Construction - General: $52,000 ($78.20)
  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $71,000 ($106.77)
    General - Other: $54,000 ($81.20)
    Water Utilities: $45,000 ($67.67)
    Parks & Recreation: $28,000 ($42.11)
    Solid Waste Management: $22,000 ($33.08)
    Regular Highways: $13,000 ($19.55)
    Fire Protection: $10,000 ($15.04)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $4,000 ($6.02)
    Elementary & Secondary Education: $3,000 ($4.51)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $17,000 ($25.56)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $8,000 ($12.03)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $73,000 ($109.77)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $4,000 ($6.02)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $80,000 ($120.30)
    Solid Waste Management: $23,000 ($34.59)
    Parks & Recreation: $6,000 ($9.02)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $19,000 ($28.57)
    Interest Earnings: $4,000 ($6.02)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $40,000 ($60.15)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $18,000 ($27.07)
    General Support: $9,000 ($13.53)
  • Tax - Property: $73,000 ($109.77)
    Total General Sales: $19,000 ($28.57)
    Public Utilities: $10,000 ($15.04)

Bennington government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $60,000 ($90.23)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $494,000 ($742.86)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Water Utilities: $50,000 ($75.19)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $467,000 ($702.26)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $27,000 ($40.60)
    Water Utilities: $10,000 ($15.04)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $100,000 ($150.38)
    End of Fiscal Year: $100,000 ($150.38)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $150,000 ($225.56)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $3,000 ($4.51)

7.65% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($31,059 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.65%
Kansas average:

6.43%

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

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Saline County, KS  3.06% ($29,662 average AGI)
from Cloud County, KS  0.41% ($25,900)


7.00% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($35,780 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.00%
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 Saline County, KS  2.83% ($41,250 average AGI)
to Lincoln County, KS  0.42% ($30,500)

Strongest AM radio stations in Bennington:

  • KSAL (1150 AM; 5 kW; SALINA, KS; Owner: EBC INC.)
  • KFRM (550 AM; 5 kW; SALINA, KS; Owner: TAYLOR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KINA (910 AM; 1 kW; SALINA, KS; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC.)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KKAR (1290 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KVSV (1190 AM; 2 kW; BELOIT, KS; Owner: MCGRATH PUBLISHING COMPANY)
  • KFTI (1070 AM; 10 kW; WICHITA, KS; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WIBW (580 AM; 5 kW; TOPEKA, KS; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Bennington:

  • KILS (92.7 FM; MINNEAPOLIS, KS; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KYEZ (93.7 FM; SALINA, KS; Owner: EBC INC.)
  • KCVS (91.7 FM; SALINA, KS; Owner: VCY AMERICA, INC.)
  • KHCD (89.5 FM; SALINA, KS; Owner: HUTCHINSON COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • KZBZ (104.9 FM; SALINA, KS; Owner: EBC, INC.)
  • KSKG (99.9 FM; SALINA, KS; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC.)
  • KAKA (88.5 FM; SALINA, KS; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KQNS-FM (95.5 FM; LINDSBORG, KS; Owner: B-B BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KSAJ-FM (98.5 FM; ABILENE, KS; Owner: EBC, INC.)
  • K269CT (101.7 FM; SALINA, KS; Owner: J AND J BROADCASTING)

TV broadcast stations around Bennington:

  • KAAS-TV (Channel 18; SALINA, KS; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • K51GC (Channel 51; SALINA, KS; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)
  • K06LZ (Channel 6; SALINA, KS; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION OF WICHITA)
  • K15CN (Channel 15; SALINA, KS; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 0mTotal length
  • 35Total average daily traffic
  • 45Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 120 S Railroad (Lat: 39.031111 Lon: -97.593917), Call Sign: KXH580
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.915 MHzGrant Date: 05/20/2004, Expiration Date: 06/12/2014, Cancellation Date: 08/16/2014Registrant: Homman Electronics, 200 North Pine Street, Solomon, KS 67480, Phone: (785) 655-9471, Fax: (785) 655-2617, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

6
  • BENNINGTON, Adj To Old Us Hwy 81 4 Mi S & 1 Mi W (Lat: 38.970000 Lon: -97.611389), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 121.9 m, Overall height: 125 m, Call Sign: WPOP246
    Assigned Frequencies: 6740.62 MHz, 6825.00 MHz, 6795.00 MHz, 6750.62 MHz, 6063.80 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, 6745.00 MHz, 6786.25 MHzGrant Date: 07/18/2008, Expiration Date: 10/14/2018Registrant: State Of Kansas, 700 Sw Harrison Street, Topeka, KS 66603-3754, Phone: (785) 296-3661, Fax: (785) 296-0999, Email:
  • Topeka, KS Region, Lat: 39.006111 Lon: -96.049444, Call Sign: WQCM536
    Assigned Frequencies: 2025.50 MHz, 2450.00 MHzGrant Date: 04/07/2005, Expiration Date: 06/01/2022, Certifier: Mark C DoanRegistrant: Wiley Rein LLP, 1776 K Street, N.W., Washington, DC 20006, Phone: (202) 719-7438, Fax: (202) 719-7049, Email:
  • Bennington1, Lat: 38.960583 Lon: -97.591944, Type: Gtower, Structure height: 109.7 m, Overall height: 114.9 m, Call Sign: WQHV739
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 11/20/2007, Expiration Date: 11/20/2017, Certifier: Philip L MillerRegistrant: Kansas Broadband Internet, Inc., 119 West Iron Ave. Suite 601, Salina, KS 67401, Phone: (785) 825-0199, Fax: (785) 825-1157, Email:
  • Bennington2, Lat: 39.001944 Lon: -97.627000, Type: Gtower, Structure height: 94.8 m, Overall height: 97.9 m, Call Sign: WQHV739
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 11/20/2007, Expiration Date: 11/20/2017, Certifier: Philip L MillerRegistrant: Kansas Broadband Internet, Inc., 119 West Iron Ave. Suite 601, Salina, KS 67401, Phone: (785) 825-0199, Fax: (785) 825-1157, Email:
  • BENNINGTON, 1614 Dakota Road (Lat: 39.001944 Lon: -97.627000), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 94.8 m, Overall height: 97.8 m, Call Sign: WQUA452
    Assigned Frequencies: 6256.54 MHzGrant Date: 05/20/2014, Expiration Date: 05/20/2024, Cancellation Date: 10/15/2014, Certifier: John E MondayRegistrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 3300 E Renner Road, B3132, Richardson, TX 75082, Phone: (855) 699-7073, Fax: (972) 907-1131, Email:
  • STATION, 4 Mi S 1 Mi W Of (Lat: 38.976944 Lon: -97.611972), Overall height: 129.5 m, Call Sign: WAY484
    Assigned Frequencies: 2192.00 MHzGrant Date: 08/14/1995, Expiration Date: 08/14/2000, Cancellation Date: 12/03/2000Registrant: Phone: (918) 296-3661

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Bennington)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:

1
  • PRICE JOHN DBA, 248 N 190th Rd, Bennington, KS 67422
    Certificate: D004347 (Individual), Certificate Issue Date: 02/08/2016, Expiration Date: 02/07/2017

FAA Registered Aircraft:

6
  • Aircraft: STITS SA3A (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 112 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C85 SERIES (85 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 10149 , Serial Number: P-510, Year manufactured: 1959, Airworthiness Date: 04/16/1981
    Registrant (Individual): John C Price, 248 N 190th Rd, Bennington, KS 67422
  • Aircraft: SCHMIDT DELWYN J AVID FLYER (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: VOLKSWAGEN CONVERSION (36 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 146AF , Serial Number: 146, Year manufactured: 1991, Airworthiness Date: 06/24/1991
    Registrant (Individual): Delwyn J Schmidt, 1592 Aspen Rd, Bennington, KS 67422
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 06/13/1991
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-22-135 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 94 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3741A , Serial Number: 22-1984, Year manufactured: 1953
    Registrant (Individual): John C Price, 240 N 190th Rd, Bennington, KS 67422
  • Aircraft: DELWYN J SCHMIDT BUZZWING (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: 4 Cycle
    N-Number: 468VS , Serial Number: 111
    Registrant (Individual): Delwyn Schmidt, 1592 Aspen Rd, Bennington, KS 67422
  • Aircraft: COMFORT GORDON RV-4 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 469VS , Serial Number: 222
    Registrant (Individual): Delwyn Schmidt, 1592 Aspen Rd, Bennington, KS 67422
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6466T , Serial Number: 17866, Year manufactured: 1960, Airworthiness Date: 04/15/1960
    Registrant (Individual): John Price, 240 N 190th Rd, Bennington, KS 67422

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

BENNINGTON, CITY OF (Population served: 671, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 17
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Bennington, KS
Most common first names in Bennington, KS among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary887.0 years
George883.3 years
Charles781.8 years
John780.6 years
Emma782.0 years
Joseph779.6 years
Robert680.9 years
Rose576.2 years
William578.6 years
James469.7 years
Most common last names in Bennington, KS among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Lott983.1 years
Slick881.9 years
Scheibler578.8 years
Quinn586.0 years
Brown583.8 years
Chrisman566.0 years
Smith581.6 years
Wagner483.8 years
Crow485.5 years
Watts481.5 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (70%)
  • Electricity (15%)
  • Utility gas (5%)
  • Wood (5%)
  • Other fuel (2%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)

Bennington compared to Kansas 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 above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.

Bennington on our top lists:

  • #2 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Born at sea (population 500+)"
There are 3 pilots and 3 other airmen in this city.
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Top Patent Applicants
  • Janet M. Srack (7)
  • Robert W. Srack (7)
  • Thomas L. Srack (1)

Total of 7 patent applications in 2008-2016.