Buhler, Kansas

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Population in 2013: 1,332 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -1.9%
 
Males: 651  (48.9%)
Females: 681  (51.1%)
Median resident age:  36.5 years
Kansas median age:  36.0 years

Zip codes: 67522.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $50,595 (it was $44,107 in 2000)
Buhler:

$50,595
KS:

$50,972

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $20,171 (it was $18,278 in 2000)

Buhler city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $96,063 (it was $66,400 in 2000)
Buhler:

$96,063
KS:

$129,700

Median gross rent in 2013: $678.

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  • Races in Buhler, KS (2010)

    Buhler races chart
    • 1,27796.2%White alone
    • 322.4%Hispanic
    • 90.7%American Indian alone
    • 70.5%Two or more races
    • 10.08%Black alone
    • 10.08%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Buhler: 81.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (42.1%), United States (12.9%), English (8.7%), Irish (6.9%), Swedish (3.8%), Russian (2.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1485 feet

Land area: 0.59 square miles.

Population density: 2,268 people per square mile   (low).

Buhler,KS real estate house value index trend

Buhler, Kansas map

For population 25 years and over in Buhler:

  • High school or higher: 93.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 30.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.8%
  • Unemployed: 0.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Buhler city:

  • Never married: 15.8%
  • Now married: 65.3%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 8.1%
  • Divorced: 10.8%

18 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.3%
Kansas:

5.0%



According to our research of Kansas and other state lists there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Buhler, Kansas as of August 04, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Buhler to the number of sex offenders is 448 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is near the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,635 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,738 (1.7%)

Buhler satellite photo by USGS

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 ).

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

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 38.14 N, Longitude: 97.77 W

Area code: 620

Buhler household income distribution Buhler home values distribution

Crime rates in Buhler by Year
Type 2003 2004 2005 2006 2012
Murders 00000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 00000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.0
Robberies 00000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 30010
per 100,000 224.00.00.074.40.0
Burglaries 113630
per 100,000 74.7968.7447.4223.20.0
Thefts 818141811
per 100,000 597.51,341.31,044.01,339.3824.0
Auto thefts 11002
per 100,000 74.774.50.00.0149.8
Arson 00000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 304.0) 83.2132.676.187.546.8

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Crime rate in Buhler detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 3 (3 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.23
Kansas average:

2.64
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

4.5%
Kansas:

5.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +81 (+6.3%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Manufacturing (15%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (14%)
  • Health care and social assistance (10%)
  • Construction (9%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (41%)
  • Educational services (23%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Manufacturing (4%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (2%)
  • Information (1%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Office and administrative support occupations (10%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (20%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (13%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (13%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (6%)

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

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 near Kansas state average. It is 65% 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 196.6 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 101.1 miles away from Buhler 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 251.8 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 391.3 miles away from the city center
On 10/30/1998 at 17:41:22, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, 3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 93.0 miles away from Buhler center
On 1/18/1995 at 15:51:39, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 232.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Reno County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 7, Tornadoes: 5, Winter Storms: 3, Fire: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Wind: 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:

Public elementary/middle school in Buhler:

See full list of schools located in Buhler

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)

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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
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 8.6%
(8.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
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

Buhler, Kansas environmental map by EPA

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Buhler 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 significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

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.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.0
Kansas average:

11.3

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (76%)
  • Electricity (23%)
  • Wood (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Buhler city (based on Reno County data)

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
Reno County:

2.06 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

1.96 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.16 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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
Here:

6.34 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.7%
Kansas:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Reno County:

28.9%
Kansas:

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

12.0%
State:

13.4%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 2$6,322$37,9326$500
Streets and Highways 1$3,398$40,7760$0
Sewerage 1$2,568$30,8160$0
Water Supply 2$6,422$38,5320$0
Local Libraries 1$1,526$18,3122$204
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$176
Totals for Government 7$20,236$34,6909$880

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

  • Current Operations - Financial Administration: $163,000 ($122.37)
    Regular Highways: $107,000 ($80.33)
    Police Protection: $98,000 ($73.57)
    Water Utilities: $91,000 ($68.32)
    Sewerage: $81,000 ($60.81)
    Parks & Recreation: $55,000 ($41.29)
    General - Other: $53,000 ($39.79)
    Solid Waste Management: $41,000 ($30.78)
    Libraries: $23,000 ($17.27)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,000 ($0.75)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $12,000 ($9.01)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $29,000 ($21.77)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $334,000 ($250.75)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $17,000 ($12.76)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $118,000 ($88.59)
    Solid Waste Management: $43,000 ($32.28)
    Parks & Recreation: $20,000 ($15.02)
    All Other: $4,000 ($3.00)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $130,000 ($97.60)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $62,000 ($46.55)
    Interest Earnings: $20,000 ($15.02)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $109,000 ($81.83)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $46,000 ($34.53)
    General Support: $11,000 ($8.26)
  • Tax - Property: $237,000 ($177.93)
    Public Utilities: $38,000 ($28.53)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $335,000 ($251.50)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $375,000 ($281.53)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $361,000 ($271.02)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $305,000 ($228.98)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $30,000 ($22.52)
    Other, NEC: $14,000 ($10.51)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $911,000 ($683.93)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $7,000 ($5.26)

4.90% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,412 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.90%
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 Sedgwick County, KS  0.82% ($33,117 average AGI)
from McPherson County, KS  0.28% ($32,015)
from Harvey County, KS  0.26% ($26,365)


5.35% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($33,981 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.35%
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 Sedgwick County, KS  0.99% ($28,975 average AGI)
to McPherson County, KS  0.24% ($29,017)
to Rice County, KS  0.24% ($26,458)

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

5
  • Doyle Rose, 3306 N Buhler Rd (Lat: 38.099167 Lon: -97.772778), Type: 92.5, Overall height: 91.4 m
    Registrant: 4049954711, , 3500 LENOX ROAD, SUITE 640
  • Robert D McCurdy, 3306 N Buhler Rd (Lat: 38.099167 Lon: -97.772778), Type: 92.5, Overall height: 91.4 m
    Registrant: 2026372200, John.Janka@lw.Com, 555 ELEVENTH STREET, NW, SUITE 1000
  • Robert D McCurdy, 3306 N Buhler Rd (Lat: 38.099167 Lon: -97.772778), Type: 92.5, Overall height: 91.4 m
    Registrant: 2026372200, David.Burns@lw.Com, 555 ELEVENTH STREET, NW, SUITE 1000
  • Jason Elkin, 3306 N Buhler Rd (Lat: 38.099167 Lon: -97.772778), Type: 92.5, Overall height: 91.4 m
    Registrant: 4049954711, , 3500 LENOX ROAD, SUITE 640
  • 3306 N Buhler Rd (Lat: 38.099167 Lon: -97.772778), Type: 92.5, Overall height: 91.4 m
    Registrant: 3162653333, Www.Ksnw.Com, 833 N MAIN ST

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

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  • 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, 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, 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, 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:

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  • 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, Certifier: Dwight A Downing
    Registrant: Mid Kansas Inc.
  • 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:

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  • Call Sign: K0KRU, Previous Call Sign: N0CBO, Licensee ID: L01163576
    Grant Date: 06/20/2006, Expiration Date: 07/18/2016
    Registrant: Jerry L Ingrim Sr, 510 N Main St, Buhler, KS 67522
  • Call Sign: K0WRY, Licensee ID: L01409707
    Grant Date: 11/14/2008, Expiration Date: 11/03/2018, Certifier: Kent A Hoskinson
    Registrant: Kent A Hoskinson, 11115 E 82nd, Buhler, KS 67522
  • Call Sign: N0VNF, Licensee ID: L00873331
    Grant Date: 06/05/2004, Expiration Date: 06/05/2014
    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, Certifier: William H Knechtel
    Registrant: William H Knechtel, Buhler, KS 67522

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: POWRACHUTE PEGASUS (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 582 (65 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 7027N , Serial Number: A-106 PEG, Year manufactured: 2003, Airworthiness Date: 11/20/2009
    Registrant (Individual): Thomas F Angell, 7616 E 30th Ave, Buhler, KS 67522

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1
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

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