Chicopee, Kansas

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Population in 2010: 408.
Males: 214  (52.5%)
Females: 194  (47.5%)
Median resident age:

44.9 years
Kansas median age:

36.5 years

Zip codes: 66762.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $38,565
Chicopee:

$38,565
KS:

$54,935

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $20,984

Chicopee CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $91,138
Chicopee:

$91,138
KS:

$144,900

Mean prices in 2016: all housing units: $111,850; detached houses: $119,376; mobile homes: $63,450

Median gross rent in 2016: $588.

March 2019 cost of living index in Chicopee: 80.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 17.2%
(15.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 50.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
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  • Races in Chicopee, KS (2010)
    • 39296.1%White alone
    • 71.7%Hispanic
    • 41.0%Two or more races
    • 30.7%Black alone
    • 10.2%Asian alone
    • 10.2%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

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Ancestries: American (21.4%), Italian (14.2%), English (11.0%), German (8.5%), Polish (7.1%), Austrian (2.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 921 feet

Chicopee,KS real estate house value index trend

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $907 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $1,377 (0.8%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Springfield, MO (81.1 miles , pop. 151,580).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Tulsa, OK (109.0 miles , pop. 393,049).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (337.4 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities:

Pittsburg, KS (1.7 miles ),
Cherokee, KS (2.3 miles ),
Weir, KS (2.3 miles ),
Frontenac, KS (2.4 miles ),
Scammon, KS (2.9 miles ),
Roseland, KS (3.0 miles),
Franklin, KS (3.2 miles ),
Girard, KS (3.2 miles )

Latitude: 37.38 N, Longitude: 94.74 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 620

Distribution of median household income in Chicopee, KS in 2016
Distribution of house value in Chicopee, KS in 2016
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.2%
Kansas:

3.7%

Tornado activity:

Chicopee-area historical tornado activity is near Kansas state average. It is 91% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/4/2003, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 18.0 miles away from the Chicopee place center killed 4 people and injured 30 people and caused $20 million in damages.

On 4/3/1956, a category F4 tornado 23.9 miles away from the place center injured 59 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Chicopee-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Kansas state average. It is 73% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 207.0 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 208.2 miles away from Chicopee center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 273.5 miles away from the city center
On 5/4/1991 at 01:18:54, a magnitude 5.0 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 277.6 miles away from Chicopee center
On 9/26/1990 at 13:18:51, a magnitude 5.0 (4.7 MB, 4.8 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 7.7 mi) earthquake occurred 286.9 miles away from Chicopee 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 210.7 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 Crawford County (18) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 16
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 12, Storms: 12, Tornadoes: 7, Winter Storms: 4, Winds: 3, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Chicopee:

  • SOUTHERNCARE PITTSBURG (Hospital, about 3 miles away; PITTSBURG, KS)
  • BEVERLY NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; PITTSBURG, KS)
  • MEDICALODGE SOUTH (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; PITTSBURG, KS)
  • MEDICALODGES PITTSBURG (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; PITTSBURG, KS)
  • COMMUNITY HOSPICE OF AMERICA-SOUTHEAST KANSAS (Hospital, about 4 miles away; PITTSBURG, KS)
  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER - PITTSBURG (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; PITTSBURG, KS)
  • VIA CHRISTI VILLAGE PITTSBURG INC (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; PITTSBURG, KS)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Chicopee:

  • Pittsburg State University (about 3 miles; Pittsburg, KS; Full-time enrollment: 6,838)
  • Missouri Southern State University (about 26 miles; Joplin, MO; FT enrollment: 4,456)
  • Northeastern Oklahoma A&M College (about 36 miles; Miami, OK; FT enrollment: 2,075)
  • Crowder College (about 45 miles; Neosho, MO; FT enrollment: 3,675)
  • Allen County Community College (about 53 miles; Iola, KS; FT enrollment: 2,089)
  • Southwest Baptist University (about 75 miles; Bolivar, MO; FT enrollment: 2,783)
  • NorthWest Arkansas Community College (about 78 miles; Bentonville, AR; FT enrollment: 5,634)

Points of interest:

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Notable location: Crestwood Country Club (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Crawford County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Average household size:
This place:

2.4 people
Kansas:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

68.0%
Whole state:

66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

7.1%
Whole state:

5.8%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

For population 15 years and over in Chicopee:

Marital status in Chicopee, KS
  • Never married: 27.7%
  • Now married: 36.0%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 10.3%
  • Divorced: 26.0%

For population 25 years and over in Chicopee:

  • High school or higher: 91.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 42.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 22.3%
Educational Attainment in 2016
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2016
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.0
Kansas average:

11.2

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Chicopee, KS (based on Crawford County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant7,10738
Catholic6,0004
Mainline Protestant4,74124
Other7315
None20,555-
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: 6
Crawford County:

1.55 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

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

0.26 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
This county:

1.03 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

0.51 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 18
Crawford County:

4.65 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

3.84 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 33
This county:

8.52 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

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

8.7%
Kansas:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Crawford County:

29.8%
State:

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

14.2%
Kansas:

13.4%

5.39% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($35,547 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.39%
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 Cherokee County, KS  0.55% ($33,849 average AGI)
from Jasper County, MO  0.47% ($37,274)
from Labette County, KS  0.32% ($33,190)


7.05% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($35,270 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.05%
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 Jasper County, MO  0.65% ($40,761 average AGI)
to Johnson County, KS  0.57% ($42,247)
to Cherokee County, KS  0.44% ($37,083)

Strongest AM radio stations in Chicopee:

  • KKOW (860 AM; 10 kW; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: AMERICAN MEDIA INVESTMENTS)
  • KSEK (1340 AM; 1 kW; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: INNOVATIVE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WMBH (1560 AM; 10 kW; JOPLIN, MO)
  • KOCR (1310 AM; 5 kW; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: OZARK CHRISTIAN COLLEGE)
  • KGGF (690 AM; 10 kW; COFFEYVILLE, KS; Owner: KGGF-KUSN, INC.)
  • KKLL (1100 AM; daytime; 5 kW; WEBB CITY, MO; Owner: NEW LIFE EVANGELISTIC CENTER, INC.)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KBTN (1420 AM; 10 kW; NEOSHO, MO; Owner: PETRACOM OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KTBZ (1430 AM; 25 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KWAS (1230 AM; 1 kW; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: NEW LIFE EVANGELISTIC CENTER, INC.)
  • KMUS (1380 AM; 20 kW; MUSKOGEE, OK; Owner: ABC, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Chicopee:

  • KRPS (89.9 FM; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: PITTSBURG STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KKOW-FM (96.9 FM; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: AMERICAN MEDIA INVESTMENTS, INC.)
  • KJML (105.3 FM; COLUMBUS, KS; Owner: PETRACOM OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)
  • KSEK-FM (99.1 FM; GIRARD, KS; Owner: INNOVATIVE BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KIXQ (102.5 FM; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: BIG MACK BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KSYN (92.5 FM; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: BIG MACK BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KJMK (93.9 FM; WEBB CITY, MO; Owner: BIG MACK BROADCASTING, INC)
  • KWXD (103.5 FM; ASBURY, MO; Owner: INNOVATIVE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KMXL (95.1 FM; CARTHAGE, MO; Owner: CARTHAGE BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KMOQ (107.1 FM; BAXTER SPRINGS, KS; Owner: PETRACOM OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)
  • KBZI (100.7 FM; DEERFIELD, MO; Owner: AMERICAN MEDIA INVESTMENTS INC)
  • KXDG (97.9 FM; WEBB CITY, MO; Owner: BIG MACK BROADCASTING, INC)
  • KOBC (90.7 FM; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: OZARK CHRISTIAN COLLEGE)
  • KCAR-FM (104.3 FM; GALENA, KS; Owner: PETRACOM OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)

TV broadcast stations around Chicopee:

  • KOAM-TV (Channel 7; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: SAGA QUAD STATES COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KODE-TV (Channel 12; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: MISSION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KOZJ (Channel 26; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: BD. OF GOVERNORS OF SW MISSOURI STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • K05KD (Channel 5; CARTHAGE, MO; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • KJPX-LP (Channel 47; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: GARY M./DEBORAH R. KENNY)
  • KSNF (Channel 16; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)
  • KCLJ-CA (Channel 46; JOPLIN/CARTHAGE, MO; Owner: GARY M./DEBORAH R. KENNY)
  • K20GA (Channel 20; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • K52FC (Channel 52; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K55HU (Channel 55; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K64FW (Channel 64; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: NEW LIFE EVANGELISTIC CENTER, INC.)

Chicopee fatal accident list:

Jun 10, 2006 11:50 AM, 520 Ave, Us-69, Lat: 37.367840, Lon: -94.751710, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 7Number of bridges
  • 98ft / 30.4mTotal length
  • $936,000Total costs
  • 5,050Total average daily traffic
  • 382Total average daily truck traffic
  • 5,270Total future (year 2034) average daily traffic
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Chicopee, KS
  • 63.2%Utility gas
  • 27.3%Electricity
  • 9.5%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Chicopee, KS
  • 63.0%Utility gas
  • 37.0%Electricity


Chicopee compared to Kansas state average:

  • Median house value 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.
  • Number of college students above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.
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