Burdett, Kansas

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Population in 2013: 248 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -3.1%
 
Males: 133  (53.7%)
Females: 115  (46.3%)
Median resident age:  27.8 years
Kansas median age:  36.0 years

Zip codes: 67523.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $43,265 (it was $37,000 in 2000)
Burdett:

$43,265
KS:

$50,972

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $24,262 (it was $19,490 in 2000)

Burdett city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $57,274 (it was $42,700 in 2000)
Burdett:

$57,274
KS:

$129,700

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $73,257; Detached houses: $73,935

Median gross rent in 2013: $285.

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  • Races in Burdett, KS (2010)

    Burdett races chart
    • 24398.4%White alone
    • 20.8%Hispanic
    • 10.4%Black alone
    • 10.4%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Burdett: 78.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (25.4%), United States (21.5%), Irish (14.6%), Russian (9.3%), English (6.5%), Dutch (5.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 2133 feet

Land area: 0.25 square miles.

Population density: 983 people per square mile   (low).

Burdett,KS real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Burdett:

  • High school or higher: 95.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 35.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 13.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Burdett city:

  • Never married: 20.9%
  • Now married: 51.6%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 8.3%
  • Divorced: 19.2%

4 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.6%
Kansas:

5.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,139 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,154 (2.2%)

Burdett satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Wichita, KS (124.5 miles , pop. 344,284).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (403.7 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Rozel, KS (2.6 miles) , Hanston, KS (3.4 miles ), Garfield, KS (4.2 miles) , Alexander, KS (4.4 miles) , Bazine, KS (4.4 miles ), Kinsley, KS (4.4 miles ), Offerle, KS (4.6 miles ), Jetmore, KS (4.6 miles ).

Latitude: 38.19 N, Longitude: 99.53 W

Area code: 620

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

4.2%
Kansas:

5.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +9 (+3.6%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (19%)
  • Construction (19%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Wholesale trade (11%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Educational services (37%)
  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Finance and insurance (18%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Retail trade (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (31%)
  • Transportation occupations (22%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (7%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (4%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (4%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (3%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (37%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (29%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (11%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (8%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (5%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (3%)

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

Average climate in Burdett, Kansas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Burdett-area historical tornado activity is near Kansas state average. It is 97% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/30/1972, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 11.1 miles away from the Burdett city center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 5/4/1950, a category F4 tornado 24.8 miles away from the city center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Burdett-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Kansas state average. It is 55% 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 133.5 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 102.4 miles away from Burdett 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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 300.5 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) earthquake occurred 363.9 miles away from the city 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 70.0 miles away from Burdett center
On 10/18/1984 at 15:30:23, a magnitude 5.5 (5.4 MB, 5.1 MS, 5.5 ML) earthquake occurred 431.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Pawnee County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 5, Winter Storms: 4, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Burdett topographic map

Airports located in Burdett:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Burdett:

  • Barton County Community College (about 46 miles; Great Bend, KS; Full-time enrollment: 4,108)
  • Fort Hays State University (about 49 miles; Hays, KS; FT enrollment: 8,728)
  • Hutchinson Community College (about 88 miles; Hutchinson, KS; FT enrollment: 4,174)
  • Newman University (about 123 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 2,066)
  • Friends University (about 124 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 2,024)
  • Wichita Technical Institute (about 124 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 2,015)
  • Wichita State University (about 126 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 11,743)

Public elementary/middle school in Burdett:

See full list of schools located in Burdett

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • There is a hospital in Jetmore (about 25 miles) and Sterling College is about 80 miles from Burdett. (I grew up in Burdett...)

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Notable locations in Burdett: Golden Valley Grain Elevator Number 2 (A), City of Burdett Emergency Medical Services (B), Burdett City Hall (C), Burdett Fire Department (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Pawnee County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

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

BURDETT, CITY OF (Population served: 245, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2008 and JUN-2008, Contaminant: Combined Radium (-226 and -228). Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (SEP-07-2007), St Public Notif requested (SEP-05-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-05-2008), St Compliance achieved (SEP-17-2008), St Public Notif received (SEP-18-2008)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2008 and MAR-2008, Contaminant: Combined Radium (-226 and -228). Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (SEP-07-2007), St Public Notif requested (MAR-31-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-31-2008), St Public Notif received (APR-22-2008), St Compliance achieved (SEP-17-2008)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2007 and DEC-2007, Contaminant: Combined Radium (-226 and -228). Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (SEP-07-2007), St Public Notif requested (DEC-16-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-16-2007), St Public Notif received (JAN-18-2008), St Compliance achieved (SEP-17-2008)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2007 and DEC-2007, Contaminant: Gross Alpha, Excl. Radon and U. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (SEP-07-2007), St Public Notif requested (DEC-16-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-16-2007), St Public Notif received (JAN-18-2008), St Compliance achieved (SEP-17-2008)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2007 and SEP-2007, Contaminant: Combined Radium (-226 and -228). Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (SEP-07-2007), St Public Notif requested (SEP-13-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-13-2007), St Public Notif received (OCT-04-2007), St Compliance achieved (SEP-17-2008)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2007 and SEP-2007, Contaminant: Gross Alpha, Excl. Radon and U. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (SEP-17-2008)
  • 9 other older health violations
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 14.8%
(15.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.4 people
Kansas:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  66.7%
Whole state:  66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  2.9%
Whole state:  5.8%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Burdett compared to Kansas state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • House age 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 Burdett (2011 data):

  • The Nekoma State Bank: Burdett Branch at 105 Elm, branch established on 2001/02/21. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $36.8 mil, Deposits: $32.2 mil, headquarters in La Crosse, KS, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 2 total offices, Holding Company: Nsb Bancshares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.7
Kansas average:

11.3

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (48%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (26%)
  • Electricity (25%)
  • Wood (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Burdett city (based on Pawnee County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant1,5138
Catholic1,1681
Evangelical Protestant1,0129
Black Protestant1191
Other31
None3,158-
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: 2
Pawnee County:

3.12 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

1.96 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 2
Pawnee County:

3.12 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.84 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 3
Here:

4.68 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.1%
Kansas:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Pawnee County:

29.4%
Kansas:

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

11.9%
State:

13.4%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other and Unallocable 1$3,066$36,7922$1,018
Totals for Government 1$3,066$36,7922$1,018

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

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $58,000 ($233.87)
    General - Other: $36,000 ($145.16)
    Water Utilities: $30,000 ($120.97)
    Central Staff Services: $25,000 ($100.81)
    Fire Protection: $18,000 ($72.58)
    Parks & Recreation: $6,000 ($24.19)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $48,000 ($193.55)

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

  • Charges - All Other: $3,000 ($12.10)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $14,000 ($56.45)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $34,000 ($137.10)
    Interest Earnings: $4,000 ($16.13)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $34,000 ($137.10)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $30,000 ($120.97)
    General Support: $4,000 ($16.13)
  • Tax - Property: $65,000 ($262.10)
    Public Utilities: $8,000 ($32.26)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $177,000 ($713.71)

6.80% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($29,869 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.80%
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 Barton County, KS  1.05% ($30,852 average AGI)
from Edwards County, KS  0.43% ($37,273)
from Ellis County, KS  0.43% ($31,636)


7.09% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($31,546 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.09%
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 Barton County, KS  1.01% ($35,923 average AGI)
to Sedgwick County, KS  0.47% ($25,750)

Strongest AM radio stations in Burdett:

  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • KGNO (1370 AM; 5 kW; DODGE CITY, KS; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KVGB (1590 AM; 5 kW; GREAT BEND, KS; Owner: EAGLE RADIO INC.)
  • KGYN (1210 AM; 50 kW; GUYMON, OK; Owner: TELNS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KNNS (1510 AM; daytime; 1 kW; LARNED, KS; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KWLS (1290 AM; 5 kW; PRATT, KS; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KLTT (670 AM; 50 kW; COMMERCE CITY, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KOA (850 AM; 50 kW; DENVER, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, 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.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Burdett:

  • KBGL (106.9 FM; LARNED, KS; Owner: HULL BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Burdett:

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

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: KC0VCE, Licensee ID: L01060484
    Grant Date: 09/07/2005, Expiration Date: 09/07/2015, Certifier: Steven W Conner
    Registrant: Steven W Conner, 303 Broadway, Burdett, KS 67523


FAA Registered Aircraft:

14 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Burdett)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 6
Most common first names in Burdett, KS among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary581.2 years
Florence491.7 years
Roy480.0 years
Charles375.7 years
Mildred382.6 years
Robert389.7 years
Walter387.3 years
William373.7 years
Gladys294.5 years
James277.5 years
Most common last names in Burdett, KS among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Klein777.8 years
Miller675.8 years
Bauer585.2 years
Steffen582.2 years
Smith584.4 years
Thompson582.6 years
Lynam482.2 years
Delp478.5 years
Reece482.5 years
Rucker479.7 years

Burdett on our top lists:

  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Food preparation and serving related occupations:"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Warehousing and storage"
  • #25 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest average wind speeds"
  • #44 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Life, physical, and social science technicians"
  • #56 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Social scientists and related workers"
  • #66 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers"
  • #67 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Legal support workers"
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