Chapman, Kansas

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Population in 2017: 1,370 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +10.4%
 
Males: 651  (47.6%)
Females: 719  (52.4%)
Median resident age:

39.3 years
Kansas median age:

36.7 years

Zip codes: 67431.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $55,555 (it was $40,000 in 2000)
Chapman:

$55,555
KS:

$56,422

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $24,760 (it was $16,842 in 2000)

Chapman city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $112,113 (it was $60,300 in 2000)
Chapman:

$112,113
KS:

$150,600

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $170,668; detached houses: $173,202; in 2-unit structures: $108,484; mobile homes: $38,117

Median gross rent in 2017: $854.

March 2019 cost of living index in Chapman: 79.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 10.4%
(7.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 71.4% for Black residents, 16.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 54.5% for other race residents, 31.7% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Chapman, KS (2010)
    • 1,29693.0%White alone
    • 423.0%Hispanic
    • 251.8%Two or more races
    • 201.4%Black alone
    • 60.4%Asian alone
    • 40.3%American Indian alone

Races in Chapman 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 Chapman, Kansas as of May 30, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Chapman is 236 to 1.


Crime rates in Chapman by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2011

2012

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(79.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
2
(160.9)
0
(0.0)
3
(237.7)
2
(155.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
3
(241.4)
4
(319.5)
4
(317.0)
5
(387.6)
2
(142.7)
3
(214.1)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
33
(2,655)
12
(958.5)
14
(1,109)
10
(775.2)
13
(927.2)
9
(642.4)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(71.4)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)155.3124.6114.189.147.146.4

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City-data.com crime index in Chapman, KS

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 3 (3 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.20
Kansas average:

2.20
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Ancestries: German (33.0%), American (14.1%), Irish (6.7%), Swedish (4.3%), English (3.1%), Norwegian (2.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1113 feet

Land area: 0.76 square miles.

Population density: 1,797 people per square mile   (low).

Chapman, Kansas map

25 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.8%
Kansas:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,879 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,201 (1.3%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Topeka, KS (71.8 miles , pop. 122,377).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Wichita, KS (90.4 miles , pop. 344,284).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (427.1 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities:

Detroit, KS (2.4 miles),
Enterprise, KS (2.7 miles ),
Junction City, KS (3.2 miles ),
Abilene, KS (3.3 miles ),
Woodbine, KS (3.6 miles ),
Grandview Plaza, KS (3.6 miles ),
Talmage, KS (3.7 miles),
Fort Riley North, KS (3.7 miles )

Latitude: 38.97 N, Longitude: 97.02 W

Area code: 785

Distribution of median household income in Chapman, KS in 2017
Distribution of house value in Chapman, KS in 2017
Chapman satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1998: 2 buildings, average cost: $67,500
  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $90,000
  • 2000: 3 buildings, average cost: $115,000
  • 2001: 13 buildings, average cost: $93,000
  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $124,000
  • 2003: 2 buildings, average cost: $108,000
  • 2004: 3 buildings, average cost: $104,700
  • 2005: 9 buildings, average cost: $110,100
  • 2006: 25 buildings, average cost: $164,200
  • 2007: 13 buildings, average cost: $159,800
  • 2008: 29 buildings, average cost: $116,500
  • 2009: 7 buildings, average cost: $115,600
  • 2010: 10 buildings, average cost: $152,000
  • 2011: 4 buildings, average cost: $151,300
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $165,000
  • 2013: 3 buildings, average cost: $176,300
  • 2014: 3 buildings, average cost: $143,300
  • 2015: 2 buildings, average cost: $15,000
  • 2016: 1 building, cost: $240,000
  • 2017: 1 building, cost: $240,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Chapman, KS residents
Average permit cost in Chapman, KS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.6%
Kansas:

3.7%
Most common industries in Chapman, KS (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (14.8%)
  • Health care (13.1%)
  • Public administration (7.8%)
  • Construction (7.6%)
  • Food (5.0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (4.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.3%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (12.1%)
  • Public administration (9.8%)
  • Educational services (6.9%)
  • Food (6.6%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (6.2%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (3.9%)
  • Warehousing & storage (3.9%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (23.8%)
  • Educational services (22.8%)
  • Public administration (5.7%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (4.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.4%)
  • Social assistance (3.7%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (3.4%)
Most common occupations in Chapman, KS (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.1%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.1%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.1%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.0%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4.0%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8.2%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (7.2%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (6.9%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (5.6%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.2%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.2%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (4.9%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (10.4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (8.4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8.4%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (8.1%)
  • Registered nurses (5.0%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.7%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.7%)

Average climate in Chapman, Kansas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Chapman, Kansas environmental map by EPA

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Tornado activity:

Chapman-area historical tornado activity is near Kansas state average. It is 81% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/11/2008, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 20.0 miles away from the Chapman city center caused $66 million in damages.

On 3/13/1990, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 39.0 miles away from the city center killed one person and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Chapman-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Kansas state average. It is 68% 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 263.7 miles away from the city center
On 9/15/1995 at 00:31:33, a magnitude 4.1 (3.8 LG, 4.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 171.5 miles away from Chapman 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 300.0 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 128.6 miles away from Chapman center
On 11/3/2002 at 20:41:56, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 280.3 miles away from Chapman center
On 7/16/2004 at 12:17:30, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 MW, 3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 139.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Dickinson County (11) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Chapman topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Chapman:

  • CHAPMAN VALLEY MANOR (1009 N MARSHALL)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Chapman:

  • ENTERPRISE ESTATES NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; ENTERPRISE, KS)
  • VALLEY VIEW SENIOR LIFE (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; JUNCTION CITY, KS)
  • HOME HEALTH AT GEARY COMM HOSP (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; JUNCTION CITY, KS)
  • FMC - JUNCTION CITY (Dialysis Facility, about 10 miles away; JUNCTION CITY, KS)
  • GEARY COMMUNITY HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 10 miles away; JUNCTION CITY, KS)
  • VALLEY VISTA CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; JUNCTION CITY, KS)
  • ABILENE NURSING CTR (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; ABILENE, KS)

Airports located in Chapman:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Chapman:

  • Kansas State University (about 29 miles; Manhattan, KS; Full-time enrollment: 20,703)
  • Emporia State University (about 60 miles; Emporia, KS; FT enrollment: 4,687)
  • Washburn University (about 72 miles; Topeka, KS; FT enrollment: 5,092)
  • Hutchinson Community College (about 80 miles; Hutchinson, KS; FT enrollment: 4,174)
  • Butler Community College (about 81 miles; El Dorado, KS; FT enrollment: 6,676)
  • Wichita Area Technical College (about 85 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 2,220)
  • Wichita State University (about 89 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 11,743)

Public high school in Chapman:

  • CHAPMAN HIGH (Students: 338, Location: 400 W 4TH, Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Chapman:

See full list of schools located in Chapman

Library in Chapman:

  • CHAPMAN PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $42,959; Location: 402 N. MARSHALL; 12,410 books; 22 audio materials; 194 video materials; 30 state licensed databases; 39 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Chapman: Alida Pearl Co - Operative Association Grain Elevator Number 1 (A), Chapman Police Department (B), Kansas Auto Racing Museum (C), Chapman City Hall (D), Chapman City Library (E), Chapman Fire Department (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Chapman include: Chapman United Methodist Church (A), Sherer Memorial Luthern Church (B), Grace Baptist Church (C), Saint Michael's Catholic Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Jay Hawk Racing Journal (Museums; 1205 Manor Drive).

Hotel: Carriage House Inn (705 Logan Street).

Birthplace of: Joe Engle - Astronaut.

Dickinson 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 Chapman and their reported violations in the past:

CHAPMAN, CITY OF (Population served: 1,417, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-29-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-29-2012), St Compliance Meeting conducted (DEC-13-2012), St Public Notif received (DEC-17-2012), St Compliance achieved (DEC-31-2012)
M AND M MOBILE HOME COURT (Population served: 46, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-18-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-18-2008), St Public Notif received (SEP-29-2008), St Compliance achieved (OCT-31-2008)

Drinking water stations with addresses in Chapman that have no violations reported:

  • M AND M MOBILE HOME COURT 2 (Population served: 80, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This city:

2.5 people
Kansas:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

70.7%
Whole state:

66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

6.2%
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
48 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
54 people in nursing homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Chapman (2011 data):

  • Astra Bank: Chapman Branch at 446 North Marshall, branch established on 2002/06/21. Info updated 2009/07/09: Bank assets: $184.6 mil, Deposits: $150.9 mil, headquarters in Scandia, KS, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: First Belleville Bancshares, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Chapman:

Marital status in Chapman, KS
  • Never married: 16.0%
  • Now married: 56.9%
  • Separated: 3.9%
  • Widowed: 10.2%
  • Divorced: 13.0%

For population 25 years and over in Chapman:

  • High school or higher: 93.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 24.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.6%
  • Unemployed: 2.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.0 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.3
Kansas average:

11.1

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Chapman
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Chapman, KS (based on Dickinson County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
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
This 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
This county:

5.27 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

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

7.91 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

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

8.7%
State:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Dickinson County:

29.1%
Kansas:

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

8.5%
Kansas:

13.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Chapman:

58.4%
Kansas:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

59.0%
Kansas:

45.1%

Average BMI:
Chapman:

27.6
State:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Chapman:

18.9%
Kansas:

21.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Chapman:

7.6%
State:

10.6%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

7.1
Kansas:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

33.5%
Kansas:

33.6%

General health condition:
Chapman:

64.4%
Kansas:

55.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Chapman:

80.9%
Kansas:

78.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Chapman, KS Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2016)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Electric Power 4$9,907$29,7210$0
Police Protection - Officers 3$11,326$45,3041$937
Parks and Recreation 2$5,204$31,2243$584
Sewerage 2$6,727$40,3620$0
Streets and Highways 1$3,603$43,2360$0
Firefighters 0$0 8$500
Financial Administration 0$0 0$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 10$14,694
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$350
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$250
Water Supply 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 12$36,767$36,76724$17,315

Chapman government finances - Expenditure in 2013 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $1,175,000 ($857.66)
    General - Other: $229,000 ($167.15)
    Parks and Recreation: $167,000 ($121.90)
    Police Protection: $135,000 ($98.54)
    Central Staff Services: $133,000 ($97.08)
    Regular Highways: $120,000 ($87.59)
    Water Utilities: $116,000 ($84.67)
    Sewerage: $90,000 ($65.69)
    Libraries: $31,000 ($22.63)
    Local Fire Protection: $14,000 ($10.22)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $8,000 ($5.84)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $71,000 ($51.82)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Electric Utilities: $254,000 ($185.40)
    Sewerage: $73,000 ($53.28)
    Water Utilities: $72,000 ($52.55)
    Police Protection: $7,000 ($5.11)
    Parks and Recreation: $2,000 ($1.46)
    Central Staff Services: $1,000 ($0.73)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $603,000 ($440.15)

Chapman government finances - Revenue in 2013 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $159,000 ($116.06)
    Parks and Recreation: $78,000 ($56.93)
    Other: $20,000 ($14.60)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $108,000 ($78.83)
    Highways: $36,000 ($26.28)
  • Miscellaneous - Special Assessments: $55,000 ($40.15)
    General Revenue - Other: $13,000 ($9.49)
    Fines and Forfeits: $12,000 ($8.76)
    Interest Earnings: $2,000 ($1.46)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $1,340,000 ($978.10)
    Water Utilities: $169,000 ($123.36)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $10,000 ($7.30)
    Other: $2,000 ($1.46)
  • Tax - Property: $338,000 ($246.72)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $68,000 ($49.64)
    Public Utilities Sales: $32,000 ($23.36)
    Other License: $8,000 ($5.84)

Chapman government finances - Debt in 2013 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,755,000 ($1281.02)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,630,000 ($1189.78)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $125,000 ($91.24)

Chapman government finances - Cash and Securities in 2013 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $285,000 ($208.03)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $41,000 ($29.93)

7.12% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($40,935 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.12%
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 Saline County, KS  1.21% ($34,565 average AGI)
from Geary County, KS  1.13% ($39,186)
from Riley County, KS  0.46% ($40,429)


8.16% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($39,013 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.16%
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 Saline County, KS  0.95% ($42,973 average AGI)
to Geary County, KS  0.89% ($34,118)
to Riley County, KS  0.44% ($34,647)

Strongest AM radio stations in Chapman:

  • KSAL (1150 AM; 5 kW; SALINA, KS; Owner: EBC INC.)
  • KJCK (1420 AM; 1 kW; JUNCTION CITY, KS; Owner: PLATINUM BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KFRM (550 AM; 5 kW; SALINA, KS; Owner: TAYLOR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WIBW (580 AM; 5 kW; TOPEKA, KS; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KKAR (1290 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KFTI (1070 AM; 10 kW; WICHITA, KS; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KABI (1560 AM; 0 kW; ABILENE, KS; Owner: EBC, INC.)
  • KKHK (1250 AM; 25 kW; KANSAS CITY, KS)

Strongest FM radio stations in Chapman:

  • KJCK-FM (97.5 FM; JUNCTION CITY, KS; Owner: PLATINUM BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KBMP (90.5 FM; ENTERPRISE, KS; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KANV (91.3 FM; OLSBURG, KS; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF KANSAS)
  • KBLS (102.5 FM; NORTH FORT RILEY, KS; Owner: EBC, INC.)
  • KHCD (89.5 FM; SALINA, KS; Owner: HUTCHINSON COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • KSAJ-FM (98.5 FM; ABILENE, KS; Owner: EBC, INC.)
  • KCVS (91.7 FM; SALINA, KS; Owner: VCY AMERICA, INC.)
  • KJRL (105.7 FM; HERINGTON, KS; Owner: GREAT PLAINS CHRISTIAN RADIO, INC)
  • KACZ (96.3 FM; RILEY, KS; Owner: MANHATTAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KSKG (99.9 FM; SALINA, KS; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC.)
  • KYEZ (93.7 FM; SALINA, KS; Owner: EBC INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Chapman:

  • K25DS (Channel 25; JUNCTION CITY, KS; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K39BR (Channel 39; JUNCTION CITY, KS; Owner: NORTHEAST KANSAS B/CST.SERVICE,INC.)
  • KTLJ-CA (Channel 6; JUNCTION CITY, KS; Owner: MONTGOMERY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KAAS-TV (Channel 18; SALINA, KS; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

Chapman fatal accident list:

Apr 8, 2012 02:00 AM, Sr-40 Old 40 Highway, Sage Rd, Lat: 38.971094, Lon: -97.005058, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 32Number of bridges
  • 243ft / 73.6mTotal length
  • $2,606,000Total costs
  • 129,816Total average daily traffic
  • 25,891Total average daily truck traffic
New bridges in Chapman, KS - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11920-1929
  • 51930-1939
  • 11940-1949
  • 141950-1959
  • 11960-1969
  • 11970-1979
  • 31980-1989
  • 21990-1999
  • 42000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Chapman, KS

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Chapman)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • 402 N Marshall (Lat: 38.972222 Lon: -97.021111), Call Sign: KNGE614,
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.880 MHz, Grant Date: 01/15/2013, Expiration Date: 03/29/2023, Registrant: City Of Chapman, 402 N Marshall, Chapman, KS 67431, Phone: (785) 922-6582, Fax: (785) 922-7000, Email:
  • CHAPMAN, KS, 7.0 Miles Sse Of (Lat: 38.876111 Lon: -96.963333), Type: Tower, Structure height: 57 m, Call Sign: WQFI225,
    Assigned Frequencies: 33.3000 MHz, Grant Date: 07/20/2006, Expiration Date: 07/20/2016, Cancellation Date: 02/26/2008, Certifier: Christopher Kinney, Registrant: Dewey & Leboeuf LLP, 1101 New York Avenue, Nw, Suite 1100, Washington, DC 20005, Phone: (202) 986-8000, Fax: (202) 986-8102, Email:
  • 2342 Sage Rd (Lat: 38.944722 Lon: -97.000083), Call Sign: WQSJ701,
    Assigned Frequencies: 461.850 MHz, Grant Date: 09/27/2013, Expiration Date: 09/27/2023, Certifier: Earl Deines, Registrant: Tbs Electronics, Inc., 5225 Sw Topeka Blvd, Topeka, KS 66609, Phone: (785) 862-7450, Fax: (785) 862-7647, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • Chapman Tower, Lat: 38.978028 Lon: -97.030000, Type: Gtower, Structure height: 60 m, Call Sign: WQHV739,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 09/25/2017, Expiration Date: 04/17/2020, Certifier: Philip L Miller, Registrant: Kansas Broadband Internet, Inc., 119 West Iron Ave. Suite 601, Salina, KS 67401, Phone: (785) 825-0199, Fax: (785) 825-1157, Email:
  • WT03SW141, 9.07 Km N. Nw Of Prichard Airstrip 2516 Oat Rd. (#75165) (Lat: 38.974722 Lon: -97.073389), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 107.3 m, Overall height: 109.4 m, Call Sign: WQQY904,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11015.0 MHz, 11015.0 MHz, 11015.0 MHz, 11015.0 MHz, 11015.0 MHz, 11015.0 MHz, Grant Date: 03/28/2013, Expiration Date: 03/28/2023, Certifier: Kyle B Entz, Registrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa-0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (800) 572-8256, Fax: (703) 433-4483, Email:

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1
  • Prairie Cottage Airport, 2071 2200 Ave (Lat: 38.918611 Lon: -97.013056), Type: Bant, Structure height: 379.2 m, Overall height: 381.2 m, Call Sign: WQLG357,
    Assigned Frequencies: 122.800 MHz, Grant Date: 01/12/2010, Expiration Date: 01/12/2020, Certifier: Jim B Clark, Registrant: Prairie Cottage Airport, 2071 2200 Ave, Chapman, KS 67431, Phone: (785) 210-7500, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Chapman)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

9 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Chapman)

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 fire incidents per year is 17. The highest number of fires - 37 took place in 2005, and the least - 2 in 2002. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Chapman, KS When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (71.1%), and Structure Fires (22.4%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Chapman, KS
    • 20971.1%Outside Fires
    • 6622.4%Structure Fires
    • 175.8%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 20.7%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Chapman, KS
Most common first names in Chapman, KS among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary1382.8 years
Charles1181.0 years
Anna1184.5 years
John1176.3 years
George1079.1 years
Robert973.8 years
Hazel983.4 years
Clarence983.2 years
Harold876.6 years
Helen878.9 years
Most common last names in Chapman, KS among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Taylor1583.6 years
Gfeller1182.3 years
Hassler1085.2 years
Acker878.9 years
Delker886.8 years
Sherraden888.9 years
Long782.0 years
Lawrence784.5 years
Anderson781.2 years
Scanlan777.8 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Chapman, KS
  • 83.6%Utility gas
  • 11.6%Electricity
  • 2.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.1%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Chapman, KS
  • 77.9%Utility gas
  • 20.0%Electricity
  • 2.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Chapman compared to Kansas state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
There are 5 pilots and 8 other airmen in this city.
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