Chautauqua, Kansas

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Population in 2013: 108 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -4.4%
 
Males: 43  (40.3%)
Females: 65  (59.7%)
Median resident age:  51.5 years
Kansas median age:  36.0 years

Zip codes: 67334, 67361.

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Estimated median household income in 2013: $24,825 (it was $18,500 in 2000)
Chautauqua:

$24,825
KS:

$50,972

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $16,742 (it was $9,781 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $27,778 (it was $21,700 in 2000)
Chautauqua:

$27,778
KS:

$129,700

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $26,821; Detached houses: $25,177; Mobile homes: $25,361

Median gross rent in 2013: $356.

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  • Races in Chautauqua, KS (2010)

    Chautauqua races chart
    • 9787.4%White alone
    • 98.1%Two or more races
    • 32.7%American Indian alone
    • 10.9%Asian alone
    • 10.9%Hispanic
Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Chautauqua: 79.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (14.9%), German (13.8%), United States (11.5%), Arab (2.3%), Scotch-Irish (2.3%), English (1.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 903 feet

Land area: 0.43 square miles.

Population density: 254 people per square mile   (very low).

Chautauqua, Kansas map

For population 25 years and over in Chautauqua:

  • High school or higher: 77.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 4.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.6%
  • Unemployed: 13.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Chautauqua city:

  • Never married: 4.7%
  • Now married: 60.6%
  • Separated: 2.8%
  • Widowed: 12.5%
  • Divorced: 19.4%



According to our research of Kansas and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Chautauqua, Kansas as of August 03, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Chautauqua to the number of sex offenders is 108 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $394 (1.4%)

Chautauqua satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Tulsa, OK (63.3 miles , pop. 393,049).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (294.4 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Elgin, KS (2.4 miles) , Peru, KS (2.4 miles) , Sedan, KS (2.7 miles ), Niotaze, KS (3.1 miles) , Caney, KS (3.7 miles ), Havana, KS (3.7 miles) , Copan, OK (4.1 miles ), Cedar Vale, KS (4.3 miles ).

Latitude: 37.03 N, Longitude: 96.18 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 620

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

5.7%
Kansas:

5.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -18 (-13.7%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Other services, except public administration (43%)
  • Retail trade (21%)
  • Manufacturing (14%)
  • Public administration (14%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Health care and social assistance (60%)
  • Manufacturing (20%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (21%)
  • Transportation occupations (21%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (14%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (14%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (14%)
  • Community and social service occupations (7%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (40%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (20%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (20%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (20%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)

Average climate in Chautauqua, Kansas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Chautauqua-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Kansas state average. It is 109% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/26/1991, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 27.1 miles away from the Chautauqua city center injured 6 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/25/1955, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 43.0 miles away from the city center killed 80 people and injured 273 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Chautauqua-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Kansas state average. It is 70% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/6/1997 at 23:38:00, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 164.3 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 139.2 miles away from Chautauqua center
On 5/4/2001 at 06:42:12, a magnitude 4.7 (4.2 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 255.8 miles away from the city center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 256.3 miles away from the city 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 174.8 miles away from Chautauqua center
On 2/15/1974 at 13:33:49, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG) earthquake occurred 252.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Chautauqua County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snow: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Chautauqua topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Chautauqua:

  • PLEASANT VALLEY MANOR (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; SEDAN, KS)
  • SEDAN CITY HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 8 miles away; SEDAN, KS)
  • CANEY GUEST HOME INC (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; CANEY, KS)
  • CANEY NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; CANEY, KS)
  • CHRISTOPHER MANOR OF CANEY (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; CANEY, KS)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Chautauqua:

  • Cowley County Community College (about 48 miles; Arkansas City, KS; Full-time enrollment: 3,173)
  • Rogers State University (about 58 miles; Claremore, OK; FT enrollment: 3,482)
  • University of Tulsa (about 62 miles; Tulsa, OK; FT enrollment: 3,702)
  • Tulsa Community College (about 66 miles; Tulsa, OK; FT enrollment: 12,480)
  • Butler Community College (about 67 miles; El Dorado, KS; FT enrollment: 6,676)
  • Northern Oklahoma College (about 67 miles; Tonkawa, OK; FT enrollment: 3,414)
  • Oral Roberts University (about 69 miles; Tulsa, OK; FT enrollment: 3,216)

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Notable location: Chautauqua County Rural Fire District 8 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Chautauqua include: New Life Baptist Church (A), Chautauqua Baptist Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Oak Hill Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Chautauqua 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 Chautauqua and their reported violations in the past:

CHAUTAUQUA, CITY OF (Population served: 108, Purch surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-24-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-24-2010), St Compliance Meeting conducted (JUN-25-2010), St Public Notif received (JUL-07-2010), St Compliance achieved (JUL-31-2010)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 34.7%
(41.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.1 people
Kansas:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  63.5%
Whole state:  66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  13.5%
Whole state:  5.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 1.9% of all households

Chautauqua compared to Kansas state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value 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.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house 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 significantly below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

6.9
Kansas average:

11.3

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (76%)
  • Wood (21%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Chautauqua city (based on Chautauqua County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant1,1139
Evangelical Protestant5388
Catholic301
None1,988-
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: 1
Chautauqua County:

2.63 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

1.96 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 3
Chautauqua County:

7.90 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.84 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 7
Here:

18.44 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.1%
Kansas:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Chautauqua County:

28.8%
Kansas:

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

19.7%
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 Government Administration 0$0 1$1,780
Water Supply 0$0 1$352
Totals for Government 0$0 2$2,132

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

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $33,000 ($305.56)
    Regular Highways: $5,000 ($46.30)
    Sewerage: $3,000 ($27.78)
    General - Other: $3,000 ($27.78)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $4,000 ($37.04)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $6,000 ($55.56)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($9.26)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $29,000 ($268.52)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $4,000 ($37.04)
    General Support: $1,000 ($9.26)
  • Tax - Property: $4,000 ($37.04)
    Total General Sales: $1,000 ($9.26)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $70,000 ($648.15)

5.48% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($28,930 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.48%
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 Montgomery County, KS  1.24% ($25,813 average AGI)
from Cowley County, KS  0.77% ($34,900)


6.21% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,272 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.21%
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 Montgomery County, KS  1.23% ($38,500 average AGI)
to Cowley County, KS  0.77% ($48,700)

Strongest AM radio stations in Chautauqua:

  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KGGF (690 AM; 10 kW; COFFEYVILLE, KS; Owner: KGGF-KUSN, INC.)
  • KTBZ (1430 AM; 25 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KMUS (1380 AM; 20 kW; MUSKOGEE, OK; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KOMA (1520 AM; 50 kW; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • KWON (1400 AM; 1 kW; BARTLESVILLE, OK; Owner: KCD ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • KKOW (860 AM; 10 kW; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: AMERICAN MEDIA INVESTMENTS)
  • KFTI (1070 AM; 10 kW; WICHITA, KS; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KPGM (1500 AM; daytime; 1 kW; PAWHUSKA, OK; Owner: PEARL COMMUNICATIONS GROUP)
  • WMBH (1560 AM; 10 kW; JOPLIN, MO)
  • KGHT (880 AM; 50 kW; SHERIDAN, AR; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Chautauqua:

  • KBQC (88.5 FM; INDEPENDENCE, KS; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KYFM (100.1 FM; BARTLESVILLE, OK; Owner: KCD ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • KYQQ (106.5 FM; ARKANSAS CITY, KS; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KQLL-FM (106.1 FM; OWASSO, OK; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KEOJ (101.1 FM; CANEY, KS; Owner: KXOJ, INC.)
  • KUSN (98.1 FM; DEARING, KS; Owner: KGGF-KUSN, INC.)
  • KKRK (98.9 FM; COFFEYVILLE, KS; Owner: KGGF-KUSN, INC.)
  • KBVL (103.9 FM; PAWHUSKA, OK; Owner: BORGEN BROADCASTING COMPANY)

TV broadcast stations around Chautauqua:

  • KDOR (Channel 17; BARTLESVILLE, OK; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Chautauqua)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • Chautauqua, 2.0 Km North Of (Lat: 37.048389 Lon: -96.180722), Type: Tower, Structure height: 99 m, Call Sign: WQGF744
    Assigned Frequencies: 6063.80 MHz, 6121.24 MHz, 6093.45 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/04/2007, Expiration Date: 01/04/2017, Certifier: Richard A Ruhl
    Registrant: Lukas, Nace, Gutierrez & Sachs, LLP, 8300 Greensboro Drive, Suite 1200, Mclean, VA 22102, Phone: (703) 584-8665, Fax: (703) 584-8696, Email:

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 6
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