Carlton, Kansas

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Population in 2014: 42 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +10.5%
 
Males: 11  (27.3%)
Females: 31  (72.7%)
Median resident age:  45.7 years
Kansas median age:  36.0 years

Zip code: 67448

Estimated median household income in 2013: $23,169 (it was $33,125 in 2000)
Carlton:

$23,169
KS:

$50,972

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $22,660 (it was $9,750 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $42,930 (it was $22,500 in 2000)
Carlton:

$42,930
KS:

$129,700
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Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Carlton: 84.0 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (29.2%), Irish (16.7%), French (8.3%), French Canadian (4.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1310 feet

Land area: 0.16 square miles.

Population density: 256 people per square mile   (very low).

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For population 25 years and over in Carlton:

  • High school or higher: 100.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Carlton city:

  • Never married: 28.1%
  • Now married: 36.4%
  • Separated: 8.4%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 27.2%



According to our research of Kansas and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Carlton, Kansas as of December 10, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Carlton to the number of sex offenders is 42 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $966 (1.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,305 (0.8%)

Carlton satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Wichita, KS (69.1 miles , pop. 344,284).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (408.2 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Gypsum, KS (2.7 miles ), Kipp, KS (3.3 miles) , Hope, KS (3.4 miles ), Roxbury, KS (3.5 miles) , Tampa, KS (3.5 miles) , Ramona, KS (3.7 miles) , Durham, KS (3.8 miles) , Solomon, KS (4.1 miles ).

Latitude: 38.69 N, Longitude: 97.29 W

Area code: 785

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

4.3%
Kansas:

3.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -1 (-2.6%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Other services, except public administration (50%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (25%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (25%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Accommodation and food services (25%)
  • Other services, except public administration (25%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (50%)
  • Transportation occupations (25%)
  • Material moving occupations (25%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (25%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (25%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (17%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (17%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (17%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)

Average climate in Carlton, Kansas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Carlton-area historical tornado activity is near Kansas state average. It is 85% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/13/1990, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 19.6 miles away from the Carlton 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 35.3 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:

Carlton-area historical earthquake activity is near Kansas state average. It is 67% 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 239.9 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 147.0 miles away from Carlton 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 282.6 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 118.7 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 436.9 miles away from Carlton center
On 10/30/1998 at 17:41:22, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, 3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 131.6 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 Dickinson County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Carlton:

  • Kansas State University (about 52 miles; Manhattan, KS; Full-time enrollment: 20,703)
  • Hutchinson Community College (about 55 miles; Hutchinson, KS; FT enrollment: 4,174)
  • Emporia State University (about 64 miles; Emporia, KS; FT enrollment: 4,687)
  • Wichita Area Technical College (about 65 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 2,220)
  • Butler Community College (about 65 miles; El Dorado, KS; FT enrollment: 6,676)
  • Wichita State University (about 68 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 11,743)
  • Friends University (about 70 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 2,024)

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Notable locations in Carlton: Agricultural Producers Grain Elevator Number 2 (A), Saline County Fire District 1 - Carlton Station (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Carlton: Carlton First Presbyterian Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Dickinson 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: 22.7%
Average household size:
This city:  2.6 people
Kansas:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  87.5%
Whole state:  66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  0.0%
Whole state:  5.8%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

5.2
Kansas average:

11.3

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Carlton city (based on Dickinson County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant4,27927
Evangelical Protestant2,74328
Catholic2,0746
Other5-
None10,653-
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: 4
Dickinson County:

2.11 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

1.96 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Dickinson County:

2.11 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

0.51 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 10
Dickinson County:

5.27 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.84 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 15
Here:

7.91 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.7%
Kansas:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Dickinson County:

29.1%
Kansas:

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

8.5%
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

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

  • Current Operations - Financial Administration: $6,000 ($142.86)
    Regular Highways: $2,000 ($47.62)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $0 ($0.00)

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

  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $3,000 ($71.43)
    Rents: $1,000 ($23.81)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,000 ($23.81)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $2,000 ($47.62)
    Public Utilities: $1,000 ($23.81)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $74,000 ($1761.90)

7.40% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($29,181 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.40%
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 Geary County, KS  1.31% ($31,294 average AGI)
from Saline County, KS  1.00% ($25,936)
from Riley County, KS  0.60% ($24,957)


8.16% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($31,867 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.16%
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  1.06% ($31,687 average AGI)
to Geary County, KS  0.93% ($29,904)
to Riley County, KS  0.61% ($28,396)

Strongest AM radio stations in Carlton:

  • KSAL (1150 AM; 5 kW; SALINA, KS; Owner: EBC INC.)
  • KFRM (550 AM; 5 kW; SALINA, KS; Owner: TAYLOR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KINA (910 AM; 1 kW; SALINA, KS; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KFTI (1070 AM; 10 kW; WICHITA, KS; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KKAR (1290 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • WIBW (580 AM; 5 kW; TOPEKA, KS; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • KFH (1330 AM; 5 kW; WICHITA, KS; Owner: ENTERCOM WICHITA LICENSE, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Carlton:

  • KSAJ-FM (98.5 FM; ABILENE, KS; Owner: EBC, INC.)
  • KSKG (99.9 FM; SALINA, KS; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC.)
  • KCVS (91.7 FM; SALINA, KS; Owner: VCY AMERICA, INC.)
  • KJRL (105.7 FM; HERINGTON, KS; Owner: GREAT PLAINS CHRISTIAN RADIO, INC)
  • KHCD (89.5 FM; SALINA, KS; Owner: HUTCHINSON COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • KQNS-FM (95.5 FM; LINDSBORG, KS; Owner: B-B BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KBMP (90.5 FM; ENTERPRISE, KS; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KYEZ (93.7 FM; SALINA, KS; Owner: EBC INC.)
  • KZBZ (104.9 FM; SALINA, KS; Owner: EBC, INC.)
  • KJCK-FM (97.5 FM; JUNCTION CITY, KS; Owner: PLATINUM BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KILS (92.7 FM; MINNEAPOLIS, KS; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Carlton:

  • KAAS-TV (Channel 18; SALINA, KS; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KWCH-TV (Channel 12; HUTCHINSON, KS; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL BROADCASTING OF SO. CAROLINA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • K25DS (Channel 25; JUNCTION CITY, KS; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K51GC (Channel 51; SALINA, KS; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)


FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: PRICHARD LYNN RV4 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 420LP , Serial Number: 4028, Year manufactured: 2000, Airworthiness Date: 11/27/2000
    Registrant (Individual): Lynn A Prichard, 1037 Daisy Rd, Carlton, KS 67448

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (80%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (20%)

Carlton compared to Kansas state average:

  • Median household income below 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 significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
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