Buhler, Kansas

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Population in 2019: 1,278 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -5.9%
 
Males: 624  (48.8%)
Females: 654  (51.2%)
Median resident age:

45.5 years
Kansas median age:

37.2 years

Zip codes: 67522.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $58,481 (it was $44,107 in 2000)
Buhler:

$58,481
KS:

$62,087

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $28,589 (it was $18,278 in 2000)

Buhler city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $105,075 (it was $66,400 in 2000)
Buhler:

$105,075
KS:

$163,200

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $137,766; detached houses: $141,341; townhouses or other attached units: $160,762; in 2-unit structures: $69,036; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $84,770; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $102,543; mobile homes: $64,827; occupied boats, rvs, vans, etc.: $114,689

Median gross rent in 2019: $672.

March 2019 cost of living index in Buhler: 78.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 5.5%
(3.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 29.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 72.7% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Buhler, KS (2019)
    • 1,05695.0%White alone
    • 312.8%Hispanic
    • 131.2%Two or more races
    • 30.3%American Indian alone
    • 20.2%Asian alone

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



According to our research of Kansas and other state lists, there were 6 registered sex offenders living in Buhler, Kansas as of December 08, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Buhler is 233 to 1.


Crime rates in Buhler by year

Type

2006

2012

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
1
(74.4)
0
(0.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
3
(223.2)
0
(0.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
18
(1,339)
11
(824.0)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
2
(149.8)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index84.144.9

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Buhler, KS

Crime rate in Buhler detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 3 (3 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.34
Kansas average:

2.41
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Ancestries: German (36.5%), American (11.3%), Irish (9.7%), English (6.5%), Italian (5.6%), European (3.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1485 feet

Land area: 0.59 square miles.

Population density: 2,176 people per square mile   (low).

Buhler, Kansas map

28 residents are foreign born (1.0% Europe, 1.0% North America).

This city:

2.5%
Kansas:

7.1%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,796 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $2,127 (2.0%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Wichita, KS (39.2 miles , pop. 344,284).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (373.4 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities:

Inman, KS (2.5 miles ),
Hutchinson, KS (3.1 miles ),
Burrton, KS (3.1 miles ),
South Hutchinson, KS (3.4 miles ),
Willowbrook, KS (3.5 miles),
Moundridge, KS (3.8 miles ),
Yoder, KS (3.8 miles),
Haven, KS (4.0 miles )

Latitude: 38.14 N, Longitude: 97.77 W

Area code: 620

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

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 2 buildings, average cost: $90,300
  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $101,700
  • 2000: 2 buildings, average cost: $108,200
  • 2001: 3 buildings, average cost: $111,900
  • 2003: 2 buildings, average cost: $122,900
  • 2004: 2 buildings, average cost: $129,600
  • 2005: 3 buildings, average cost: $138,100
  • 2007: 2 buildings, average cost: $152,800
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $168,100
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $160,200
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $167,300
  • 2013: 2 buildings, average cost: $183,300
  • 2016: 1 building, cost: $208,900
  • 2017: 1 building, cost: $211,600
Number of permits per 10,000 Buhler, KS residents
Average permit cost in Buhler, KS
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

5.3%
Kansas:

5.3%
Population change in the 1990s: +81 (+6.3%).
Most common industries in Buhler, KS (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (12.3%)
  • Health care (11.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.8%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.6%)
  • Construction (5.5%)
  • Public administration (4.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.1%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (9.1%)
  • Educational services (8.6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (5.0%)
  • Machinery (5.0%)
  • Food (4.7%)
  • Health care (4.7%)
  • Public administration (4.4%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (19.9%)
  • Educational services (16.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.6%)
  • Food & beverage stores (7.0%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.6%)
  • Public administration (5.3%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (4.7%)
Most common occupations in Buhler, KS (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.3%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.8%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.8%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (3.1%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.1%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.9%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.3%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (4.7%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.4%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.1%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.8%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5.6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.7%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.7%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (4.3%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.3%)

Average climate in Buhler, Kansas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Buhler-area historical tornado activity is near Kansas state average. It is 103% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/13/1990, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 18.7 miles away from the Buhler city center killed one person and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 3/13/1990, a category F5 tornado 22.1 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 60 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Buhler-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Kansas state average. It is 763% 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 127.3 miles away from Buhler center
On 11/6/2011 at 03:53:10, a magnitude 5.7 (5.7 MW, Depth: 3.2 mi) earthquake occurred 188.7 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 60.5 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 125.1 miles away from the city center
On 1/19/2020 at 19:08:42, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 13.4 miles away from Buhler center
On 11/7/2016 at 01:44:24, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MW, Depth: 2.8 mi) earthquake occurred 157.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Reno County (16) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 9, Tornadoes: 6, Winds: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Fire: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Buhler topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Buhler:

  • BUHLER SUNSHINE HOME (400 S BUHLER RD)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Buhler:

  • PLEASANT VIEW HOME (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; INMAN, KS)
  • FMC - RENO COUNTY (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; HUTCHINSON, KS)
  • RAY E DILLON LIVING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; HUTCHINSON, KS)
  • SUMMIT SURGICAL LLC Acute Care Hospitals (about 8 miles away; HUTCHINSON, KS)
  • DIALYSIS CENTER OF HUTCHINSON (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; HUTCHINSON, KS)
  • HUTCHINSON REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER INC Acute Care Hospitals (about 8 miles away; HUTCHINSON, KS)
  • GOLDEN PLAINS REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; HUTCHINSON, KS)

Amtrak station near Buhler:

  • 11 miles: HUTCHINSON (3RD & WALNUT STS.) . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Buhler:

  • Hutchinson Community College (about 10 miles; Hutchinson, KS; Full-time enrollment: 4,174)
  • Newman University (about 39 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 2,066)
  • Friends University (about 39 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 2,024)
  • Wichita State University (about 40 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 11,743)
  • Wichita Technical Institute (about 40 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 2,015)
  • Wichita Area Technical College (about 40 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 2,220)
  • Butler Community College (about 54 miles; El Dorado, KS; FT enrollment: 6,676)

Public high school in Buhler:

  • BUHLER HIGH (Students: 667, Location: 611 N MAIN, Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle school in Buhler:

  • BUHLER ELEM (Students: 336, Location: 808 N MAIN, Grades: PK-6)
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Library in Buhler:

  • BUHLER PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $47,498; Location: 121 N. MAIN ST.; 10,363 books; 44 audio materials; 938 video materials; 30 state licensed databases; 30 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Buhler: Team Marketing Alliance Grain Elevator Number 5 (A), Buhler Police Department (B), Reno - Harvey Joint Fire District 2 (C), Buhler Ambulance Service (D), Buhler Public Library (E), Buhler City Hall (F), Buhler Adult Community Center (G), The Old Mill Theater (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Buhler include: Buhler Mennonite Church (A), Buhler Mennonite Brethren Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reno 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 Buhler and their reported violations in the past:

BUHLER, CITY OF (Population served: 1,343, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2011 and DEC-2011, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-27-2011), St Compliance achieved (MAR-31-2012)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2011 and SEP-2011, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-12-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-12-2011), St Public Notif received (AUG-29-2011), St Compliance achieved (MAR-31-2012)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2011 and JUN-2011, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-24-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-24-2011), St Public Notif received (MAY-24-2011), St Compliance achieved (MAR-31-2012)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2011 and MAR-2011, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-27-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-27-2011), St Public Notif received (FEB-16-2011), St Compliance achieved (MAR-31-2012)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2010 and DEC-2010, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-18-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-18-2010), St Public Notif received (DEC-22-2010), St Compliance achieved (MAR-31-2012)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2010 and SEP-2010, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-18-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-18-2010), St Public Notif received (NOV-08-2010), St Compliance achieved (MAR-31-2012)
  • 9 other older health violations
Average household size:
This city:

2.6 people
Kansas:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

74.7%
Whole state:

66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

2.5%
Whole state:

5.8%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
84 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
71 people in nursing homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Buhler (2011 data):

  • The Farmers National Bank of Stafford: North Main Branch at 200 North Main Street, branch established on 1902/10/23. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $105.6 mil, Deposits: $94.2 mil, headquarters in Stafford, KS, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Farmers National Bancshares, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Buhler:

Marital status in Buhler, KS
  • Never married: 20.0%
  • Now married: 58.9%
  • Separated: 2.0%
  • Widowed: 6.6%
  • Divorced: 12.5%

For population 25 years and over in Buhler:

  • High school or higher: 93.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 30.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.6%
  • Unemployed: 0.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.1 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.9
Kansas average:

11.1

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Buhler
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Buhler, KS (based on Reno County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant16,40872
Mainline Protestant9,10728
Catholic7,0004
Other1,0036
Black Protestant6173
None30,376-
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: 13
This county:

2.06 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

1.96 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Reno County:

0.16 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 34
Reno County:

5.39 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.84 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 40
Reno County:

6.34 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.7%
Kansas:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Reno County:

28.9%
Kansas:

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

12.0%
State:

13.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Buhler:

49.9%
Kansas:

49.2%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

46.8%
Kansas:

46.3%

Average BMI:
Here:

29.0
Kansas:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Buhler:

19.9%
Kansas:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

11.1%
Kansas:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Kansas:

6.8

Overweight people:
Buhler:

34.7%
State:

33.5%

General health condition:
Here:

56.1%
Kansas:

56.0%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

76.2%
Kansas:

78.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Buhler, 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
Police Protection - Officers 3$10,350$41,4000$0
Other Government Administration 2$6,530$39,1806$500
Streets and Highways 2$8,412$50,4720$0
Parks and Recreation 1$3,400$40,8000$0
Water Supply 1$2,412$28,9440$0
Local Libraries 1$1,730$20,7601$110
Sewerage 1$2,628$31,5360$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$200
Totals for Government 11$35,462$38,6868$810

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

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $167,000 ($130.67)
    Central Staff Services: $137,000 ($107.20)
    Water Utilities: $124,000 ($97.03)
    General - Other: $94,000 ($73.55)
    Regular Highways: $85,000 ($66.51)
    Sewerage: $79,000 ($61.82)
    Parks and Recreation: $74,000 ($57.90)
    Solid Waste Management: $64,000 ($50.08)
    Libraries: $46,000 ($35.99)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $14,000 ($10.95)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,000 ($1.56)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $94,000 ($73.55)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $64,000 ($50.08)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,000 ($0.78)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $395,000 ($309.08)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $203,000 ($158.84)
    Solid Waste Management: $61,000 ($47.73)
    Parks and Recreation: $21,000 ($16.43)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $6,000 ($4.69)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $151,000 ($118.15)
    Highways: $5,000 ($3.91)
  • Miscellaneous - Special Assessments: $75,000 ($58.69)
    Fines and Forfeits: $12,000 ($9.39)
    Interest Earnings: $3,000 ($2.35)
    General Revenue - Other: $2,000 ($1.56)
    Rents: $1,000 ($0.78)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $271,000 ($212.05)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $28,000 ($21.91)
  • Tax - Property: $396,000 ($309.86)
    Public Utilities Sales: $66,000 ($51.64)
    Other License: $1,000 ($0.78)

Buhler government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,100,000 ($2425.67)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,897,000 ($2266.82)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $203,000 ($158.84)

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

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $20,000 ($15.65)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $112,000 ($87.64)

4.56% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($42,709 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.56%
Kansas average:

6.44%

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

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Sedgwick County, KS  0.84% ($33,410 average AGI)
from McPherson County, KS  0.32% ($35,052)
from Rice County, KS  0.21% ($32,941)


5.22% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($47,355 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.22%
Kansas average:

7.12%

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

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Sedgwick County, KS  1.13% ($45,187 average AGI)
to McPherson County, KS  0.25% ($59,000)
to Harvey County, KS  0.23% ($34,055)

Strongest AM radio stations in Buhler:

  • KFTI (1070 AM; 10 kW; WICHITA, KS; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KWBW (1450 AM; 1 kW; HUTCHINSON, KS; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC.)
  • KMYR (1410 AM; 5 kW; WICHITA, KS; Owner: AGAPE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KQAM (1480 AM; 5 kW; WICHITA, KS; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KFH (1330 AM; 5 kW; WICHITA, KS; Owner: ENTERCOM WICHITA LICENSE, LLC)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • KSAL (1150 AM; 5 kW; SALINA, KS; Owner: EBC INC.)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KWLS (1290 AM; 5 kW; PRATT, KS; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KFRM (550 AM; 5 kW; SALINA, KS; Owner: TAYLOR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KJRG (950 AM; 1 kW; NEWTON, KS)

Strongest FM radio stations in Buhler:

  • KHCC-FM (90.1 FM; HUTCHINSON, KS; Owner: HUTCHINSON COMMUNITY JR. COLLEGE)
  • KXKU (106.1 FM; LYONS, KS; Owner: AD ASTRA PER ASPERA B/CING, INC.)
  • KFDI-FM (101.3 FM; WICHITA, KS; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KZSN (102.1 FM; HUTCHINSON, KS; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KICT-FM (95.1 FM; WICHITA, KS; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KHUT (102.9 FM; HUTCHINSON, KS; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC.)
  • KRBB (97.9 FM; WICHITA, KS; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KFBZ (105.3 FM; HAYSVILLE, KS; Owner: ENTERCOM WICHITA LICENSE, LLC)
  • KMXW (92.3 FM; NEWTON, KS; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KKRD (107.3 FM; WICHITA, KS; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KHMY (93.1 FM; PRATT, KS; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC.)
  • KEYN-FM (103.7 FM; WICHITA, KS; Owner: ENTERCOM WICHITA LICENSE, LLC)
  • K258AE (99.5 FM; HUTCHINSON, KS; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • KCFN (91.1 FM; WICHITA, KS; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KCVW (94.3 FM; KINGMAN, KS; Owner: COMMUNITY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KSKU (97.1 FM; HUTCHINSON, KS; Owner: AD ASTRA PER ASPERA BROADCASTING, IN)
  • KBBE (96.7 FM; MCPHERSON, KS; Owner: DAVIES COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • K201DL (88.1 FM; HUTCHINSON, KS; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Buhler:

  • KWCH-TV (Channel 12; HUTCHINSON, KS; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL BROADCASTING OF SO. CAROLINA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KPTS (Channel 8; HUTCHINSON, KS; Owner: KANSAS PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS SERVICE, INC.)
  • KSCC (Channel 36; HUTCHINSON, KS; Owner: MERCURY BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KSNW (Channel 3; WICHITA, KS; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION OF WICHITA)
  • KWCV (Channel 33; WICHITA, KS; Owner: WLBB BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • KSAS-TV (Channel 24; WICHITA, KS; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KAKE-TV (Channel 10; WICHITA, KS; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)
  • KCTU-LP (Channel 55; WICHITA, KS; Owner: RIVER CITY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KSMI-LP (Channel 51; WICHITA, KS; Owner: RIVER CITY BROADCASTING CORP.)

Buhler fatal accident list:

Oct 4, 1997 07:55 AM, R306, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 2
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 12Number of bridges
  • 112ft / 33.9mTotal length
  • $750,000Total costs
  • 10,747Total average daily traffic
  • 611Total average daily truck traffic
  • 10,780Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic
New bridges in Buhler, KS - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11950-1959
  • 51960-1969
  • 21980-1989
  • 21990-1999
  • 12000-2009
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Buhler, KS

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Buhler)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • 1 Mi E 1 Mi N 1 Mi E (Lat: 38.604167 Lon: -97.736417), Call Sign: KNER804,
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.195 MHz, Grant Date: 10/14/1997, Expiration Date: 02/03/2003, Cancellation Date: 05/11/2003, Registrant: Little River, Township Of, 4210 N Rayl Rd, Buhler, KS 67522
  • 401 W 6th (Lat: 38.140278 Lon: -97.773111), Call Sign: KNIK491,
    Assigned Frequencies: 43.1200 MHz, Grant Date: 12/28/1998, Expiration Date: 02/15/2004, Cancellation Date: 04/25/2004, Registrant: Keith Dirks, Box 86, Buhler, KS 67522, Phone: (316) 543-2728
  • Jct Of Inman/Buhler County Rd & Hesston/Buhler County Road (Lat: 38.143056 Lon: -97.780556), Call Sign: WPZI285,
    Assigned Frequencies: 466.775 MHz, Grant Date: 01/14/2004, Expiration Date: 01/14/2014, Cancellation Date: 03/22/2014, Certifier: Michael E Prieb, Registrant: Communication Systems LLC, Hutchinson, KS 67504, Phone: (620) 665-5180, Fax: (620) 665-5404, Email:
  • Lat: 38.132222 Lon: -97.769778, Call Sign: WQED882,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.710 MHz, Grant Date: 01/04/2006, Expiration Date: 01/04/2016, Cancellation Date: 03/05/2016, Certifier: Bill R Tracy, Registrant: Communication Systems LLC, Hutchinson, KS 67504, Phone: (620) 665-5180, Fax: (620) 665-6404, Email:
  • Lat: 38.136028 Lon: -97.771056, Call Sign: WQJU921,
    Assigned Frequencies: 453.962 MHz, 458.962 MHz, Grant Date: 01/08/2009, Expiration Date: 01/08/2019, Cancellation Date: 03/16/2019, Certifier: Merrill D Peterson Cmc, Registrant: Comm-Tronix, 1735 Mccormick, Wichita, KS 67213, Phone: (316) 263-5958, Fax: (316) 462-0555, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • BUHLER, 3306 N Buhler Rd (Lat: 38.099167 Lon: -97.772778), Type: Tower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 92.5 m, Call Sign: WQBJ715, Licensee ID: L00039550,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6197.24 MHz, 6286.19 MHz, 6345.49 MHz, Grant Date: 10/21/2004, Expiration Date: 10/21/2014, Cancellation Date: 08/12/2014, Certifier: Dwight A Downing, Registrant: Mid Kansas Inc.
  • BUHLER, Main St & E 1st Ave (Lat: 38.135167 Lon: -97.771167), Type: Building, Structure height: 37 m, Call Sign: WREB310, Licensee ID: L00942122,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10815.0 MHz, 10815.0 MHz, 10815.0 MHz, 10815.0 MHz, 10815.0 MHz, 10815.0 MHz, 10815.0 MHz, 10815.0 MHz, Grant Date: 09/10/2019, Expiration Date: 09/10/2029, Certifier: Jon Lightle, Registrant: Nex-Tech Wireless, LLC, 3001 New Way, Hays, KS 67601, Phone: (785) 621-3600, Email:
  • BUHLER SITE, 3306 N Buhler Rd (Lat: 38.099167 Lon: -97.772778), Type: Tower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 92.5 m, Call Sign: KER68,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6937.50 MHz, Grant Date: 12/08/1980, Expiration Date: 06/01/2006, Cancellation Date: 07/01/2003, Registrant: Wiley, Rein & Fielding, 1776 K Street, N.W., Washington, DC 20006, Phone: (202) 719-7145, Fax: (202) 719-7049, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

7
  • Call Sign: K0KRU, Previous Call Sign: N0CBO, Licensee ID: L01163576, Grant Date: 06/20/2006, Expiration Date: 07/18/2016, Cancellation Date: 07/19/2018, Registrant: Jerry L Ingrim Sr, 510 N Main St, Buhler, KS 67522
  • Call Sign: K0WRY, Licensee ID: L01409707, Grant Date: 08/09/2018, Expiration Date: 11/03/2028, Certifier: Kent A Hoskinson, Registrant: Kent A Hoskinson, 11115 E 82nd, Buhler, KS 67522
  • Call Sign: K6YMJ, Licensee ID: L00765429, Grant Date: 09/04/2013, Expiration Date: 11/30/2023, Registrant: Henry J Magid, 7519 N. Mayfield Road, Buhler, KS 67522
  • Call Sign: N0VNF, Licensee ID: L00873331, Grant Date: 06/05/2004, Expiration Date: 06/05/2014, Cancellation Date: 06/07/2016, Registrant: Robert C Suther, 10600 East 82nd Ave, Buhler, KS 67522
  • Call Sign: N0WNP, Grant Date: 05/04/1993, Expiration Date: 05/04/2003, Cancellation Date: 05/05/2005, Registrant: Michael S Overton, 6717 N Burmac Rd, Buhler, KS 67522
  • Call Sign: KD0HHR, Licensee ID: L01482837, Grant Date: 04/14/2009, Expiration Date: 04/14/2019, Cancellation Date: 04/15/2021, Certifier: William H Knechtel, Registrant: William H Knechtel, Buhler, KS 67522
  • Call Sign: KE0FUJ, Licensee ID: L01969899, Grant Date: 09/14/2015, Expiration Date: 09/14/2025, Certifier: Randall A Ernst, Registrant: Randall A Ernst, 312 W 1st Ave, Buhler, KS 67522

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182L (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 119 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3387R, N3387R, N-3387R, Serial Number: 18258687, Year manufactured: 1967, Airworthiness Date: 11/30/1967, Certificate Issue Date: 06/07/2017
    Registrant (LLC): Skypartners LLC, Po Box 571, Buhler, KS 67522
  • Aircraft: CIRRUS DESIGN CORP SR22 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO-550 SERIES (300 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 419CD, N419CD, N-419CD, Serial Number: 1377, Year manufactured: 2005, Airworthiness Date: 03/30/2005, Certificate Issue Date: 09/23/2015
    Registrant (LLC): 210 LLC, 404 Prairie Park Ln, Buhler, KS 67522
  • Aircraft: INFINITY POWER PARACHUTES LLC C-912S (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 912ULS SERIES (100 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 423KD, N423KD, N-423KD, Serial Number: IPP10-394, Year manufactured: 2010, Airworthiness Date: 10/19/2010, Certificate Issue Date: 11/25/2013
    Registrant (Individual): Thomas F Angell, 7616 E 30th Ave, Buhler, KS 67522
  • Aircraft: CIRRUS DESIGN CORP SR22 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO-550-N (310 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 486JP, N486JP, N-486JP, Serial Number: 3834, Year manufactured: 2012, Airworthiness Date: 02/08/2012, Certificate Issue Date: 11/19/2019
    Registrant (LLC): 486jp LLC, 404 Prairie Park Ln, Buhler, KS 67522
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182P (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 120 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7392Q, N7392Q, N-7392Q, Serial Number: 18261032, Year manufactured: 1972, Airworthiness Date: 03/08/1972, Certificate Issue Date: 06/14/2011
    Registrant (Corporation): Skypartners LLC, Po Box 571, Buhler, KS 67522
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 03/28/2018

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 10. The highest number of reported fires - 31 took place in 2011, and the least - 0 in 2003. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Buhler, KS When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (71.4%), and Structure Fires (22.3%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Buhler, KS
    • 12571.4%Outside Fires
    • 3922.3%Structure Fires
    • 95.1%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 21.1%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Buhler, KS
Most common first names in Buhler, KS among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John3184.2 years
Anna2186.4 years
Henry2081.4 years
Mary1882.0 years
Elizabeth1685.1 years
Marie1585.3 years
Jacob1486.9 years
George1383.2 years
Martha1383.6 years
David1176.7 years
Most common last names in Buhler, KS among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Ratzlaff2381.8 years
Regier2280.9 years
Siemens1783.6 years
Ediger1680.1 years
Schroeder1687.5 years
Schmidt1683.2 years
Voth1683.6 years
Dick1578.2 years
Martens1483.6 years
Friesen1382.2 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Buhler, KS
  • 78.0%Utility gas
  • 17.2%Electricity
  • 4.8%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Buhler, KS
  • 51.6%Utility gas
  • 48.4%Electricity


Buhler compared to Kansas state average:

  • Median house value 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.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
There are 4 pilots and 3 other airmen in this city.
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