Coldwater, Kansas

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Population in 2017: 778 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -1.8%
 
Males: 375  (48.3%)
Females: 403  (51.7%)
Median resident age:

45.1 years
Kansas median age:

36.7 years

Zip codes: 67029.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $37,732 (it was $27,167 in 2000)
Coldwater:

$37,732
KS:

$56,422

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $24,773 (it was $16,851 in 2000)

Coldwater city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $60,054 (it was $32,300 in 2000)
Coldwater:

$60,054
KS:

$150,600

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $92,154; detached houses: $93,598; townhouses or other attached units: $60,025; mobile homes: $77,484

Median gross rent in 2017: $557.

March 2019 cost of living index in Coldwater: 78.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 16.6%
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  • Races in Coldwater, KS (2010)
    • 78895.2%White alone
    • 212.5%Hispanic
    • 141.7%Two or more races
    • 20.2%American Indian alone
    • 10.1%Black alone
    • 10.1%Asian alone
    • 10.1%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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



According to our research of Kansas and other state lists, there was 1 registered sex offender living in Coldwater, Kansas as of June 07, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Coldwater is 857 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.



Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 2 (1 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.23
Kansas average:

2.29
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Ancestries: German (39.7%), American (24.6%), Irish (13.2%), English (8.8%), Italian (2.0%), French (1.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 2112 feet

Land area: 2.63 square miles.

Population density: 296 people per square mile   (very low).

Coldwater, Kansas map

2 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.2%
Kansas:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $870 (1.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $956 (1.2%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Wichita, KS (113.0 miles , pop. 344,284).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (340.9 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities:

Wilmore, KS (2.8 miles),
Protection, KS (3.1 miles ),
Greensburg, KS (4.8 miles ),
Mullinville, KS (4.8 miles ),
Sun City, KS (4.9 miles),
Ashland, KS (5.0 miles ),
Bucklin, KS (5.1 miles ),
Haviland, KS (5.2 miles )

Latitude: 37.27 N, Longitude: 99.33 W

Area code: 620

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

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $116,300
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

2.7%
Kansas:

3.7%
Most common industries in Coldwater, KS (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (14.4%)
  • Health care (12.7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (9.3%)
  • Construction (9.3%)
  • Personal & laundry services (5.9%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.9%)
  • Repair & maintenance (4.0%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (17.9%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (14.1%)
  • Educational services (11.4%)
  • Repair & maintenance (6.5%)
  • Utilities (4.9%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.9%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.9%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (24.1%)
  • Educational services (17.6%)
  • Personal & laundry services (8.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.1%)
  • Social assistance (5.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.3%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (4.1%)
Most common occupations in Coldwater, KS (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.5%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (4.5%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4.2%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.2%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.0%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Farmers and farm managers (8.7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.4%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.9%)
  • Top executives (4.3%)
  • Other construction workers and helpers (4.3%)
  • Accountants and auditors (3.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.8%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (8.8%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8.8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.9%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5.9%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (5.9%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.7%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (4.1%)

Average climate in Coldwater, Kansas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Coldwater-area historical tornado activity is near Kansas state average. It is 71% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/4/2007, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 9.3 miles away from the Coldwater city center killed 11 people and injured 63 people and caused $250 million in damages.

On 9/25/1973, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 14.4 miles away from the city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Coldwater-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Kansas state average. It is 57% 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 92.5 miles away from Coldwater 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 44.7 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 304.3 miles away from Coldwater 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) earthquake occurred 301.2 miles away from the city center
On 4/28/1998 at 14:13:01, a magnitude 4.2 (3.9 MB, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 179.4 miles away from Coldwater 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 242.4 miles away from Coldwater 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 Comanche County (9) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 2

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

Hospitals and medical centers in Coldwater:

  • COMANCHE COUNTY HOSPITAL (Government - Local, provides emergency services, 2ND & FRISCO STREET)
  • PIONEER LODGE (300 W 3RD PO BOX 487)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Coldwater:

  • PROTECTION VALLEY MANOR (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; PROTECTION, KS)

Airports located in Coldwater:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Coldwater:

  • Barton County Community College (about 85 miles; Great Bend, KS; Full-time enrollment: 4,108)
  • Hutchinson Community College (about 95 miles; Hutchinson, KS; FT enrollment: 4,174)
  • Newman University (about 111 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 2,066)
  • Wichita Technical Institute (about 111 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 2,015)
  • Fort Hays State University (about 111 miles; Hays, KS; FT enrollment: 8,728)
  • Friends University (about 112 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 2,024)
  • Wichita State University (about 116 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 11,743)

Public high school in Coldwater:

See full list of schools located in Coldwater

Library in Coldwater:

  • COLDWATER-WILMORE REGIONAL LIBRARY (Operating income: $63,091; Location: 221 E.MAIN; 14,352 books; 21 audio materials; 150 video materials; 30 state licensed databases; 21 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Coldwater: Coldwater Wastewater Plant (A), Farmers Co - Operative Grain Elevator Number 3 (B), Comanche County Game Warden (C), Coldwater Police Department (D), Comanche County Sheriff's Department (E), Comanche County Courthouse (F), Comanche County Ambulance Service (G), Comanche County Health Department (H), Coldwater - Wilmore Regional Library Main Branch (I), Comanche County Historical Museum (J), Coldwater City Hall (K), Comanche County Fire Department - Coldwater Station (L). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Coldwater include: Assembly of God Church (A), Coldwater United Methodist Church (B), First Christian Church (C), Holy Spirit Catholic Church (D), First Presbyterian Church (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Lake Coldwater (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Coldwater: Coldwater Recreation Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Comanche County Museum (105 West Main).

Hotel: Comanche Motel (204 South Central).

Courts: Comanche County - District Court- Clerk Office (201 South New York), Comanche County - District Court- Magistrate Judge (201 South New York).

Birthplace of: Chick Brandom - Major League Baseball pitcher.

Comanche 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 Coldwater and their reported violations in the past:

COLDWATER, CITY OF (Population served: 836, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Routine (IDSE) - In APR-02-2008, Contaminant: DBP STAGE 2. Follow-up actions: Fed Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-02-2008), Fed Compliance achieved (MAY-09-2008)
  • One minor monitoring violation
COMANCHE CO RWD 2 (Population served: 101, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 minor monitoring violations
Average household size:
This city:

2.1 people
Kansas:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

57.1%
Whole state:

66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

3.2%
Whole state:

5.8%


No gay or lesbian households reported

24 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
30 people in nursing homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Coldwater (2011 data):

  • Peoples Bank: at 101 East Main Street, branch established on 1905/12/05. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $45.2 mil, Deposits: $39.6 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 1 total offices, Holding Company: Stockgrowers State Bank Employee Stock Ownership Plan
  • The Bank of Protection: Coldwater Branch at 145 East Main Street, branch established on 1886/01/01. Info updated 2010/12/07: Bank assets: $59.8 mil, Deposits: $53.0 mil, headquarters in Protection, KS, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Protection Bank Holding Company, Inc., The

For population 15 years and over in Coldwater:

Marital status in Coldwater, KS
  • Never married: 25.8%
  • Now married: 46.3%
  • Separated: 1.5%
  • Widowed: 10.8%
  • Divorced: 15.6%

For population 25 years and over in Coldwater:

  • High school or higher: 92.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 12.4 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.5
Kansas average:

11.1

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Coldwater, KS (based on Comanche County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant6886
Evangelical Protestant5815
Catholic671
None555-
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
Here:

10.66 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

15.98 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

3.84 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 4
This county:

21.31 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.3%
Kansas:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Comanche County:

28.5%
Kansas:

27.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

51.8%
Kansas:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Coldwater:

47.7%
Kansas:

45.1%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.3
Kansas:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

17.5%
State:

21.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Coldwater:

10.2%
Kansas:

10.6%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Coldwater:

6.9
Kansas:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

35.7%
Kansas:

33.6%

General health condition:
Coldwater:

54.9%
Kansas:

55.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Coldwater:

74.3%
State:

78.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Coldwater, 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
Financial Administration 9$24,583$32,7779$6,429
Sewerage 5$11,485$27,5640$0
Streets and Highways 5$11,485$27,5640$0
Parks and Recreation 2$2,591$15,5460$0
Police Protection - Officers 2$8,613$51,6780$0
Water Supply 1$2,035$24,4200$0
Other Government Administration 1$2,450$29,4006$1,537
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$251
Totals for Government 25$63,242$30,35616$8,217

Coldwater government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $251,000 ($322.62)
    Parks and Recreation: $239,000 ($307.20)
    Water Utilities: $114,000 ($146.53)
    Solid Waste Management: $102,000 ($131.11)
    Regular Highways: $100,000 ($128.53)
    General - Other: $68,000 ($87.40)
    Police Protection: $55,000 ($70.69)
    General Public Buildings: $20,000 ($25.71)
    Sewerage: $17,000 ($21.85)
    Health - Other: $1,000 ($1.29)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $41,000 ($52.70)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Sewerage: $54,000 ($69.41)
    Parks and Recreation: $35,000 ($44.99)
    General - Other: $21,000 ($26.99)
    Regular Highways: $11,000 ($14.14)
    Water Utilities: $10,000 ($12.85)
    Central Staff Services: $4,000 ($5.14)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $322,000 ($413.88)

Coldwater government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Parks and Recreation: $219,000 ($281.49)
    Solid Waste Management: $101,000 ($129.82)
    Sewerage: $55,000 ($70.69)
    Other: $55,000 ($70.69)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $13,000 ($16.71)
    Fines and Forfeits: $13,000 ($16.71)
    Interest Earnings: $3,000 ($3.86)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $235,000 ($302.06)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $21,000 ($26.99)
    General Local Government Support: $7,000 ($9.00)
  • Tax - Property: $267,000 ($343.19)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $133,000 ($170.95)
    Public Utilities Sales: $75,000 ($96.40)
    Other License: $1,000 ($1.29)

Coldwater government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,185,000 ($1523.14)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,100,000 ($1413.88)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $85,000 ($109.25)

Coldwater government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $212,000 ($272.49)

Businesses in Coldwater, KS

  • MasterBrand Cabinets: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Coldwater:

  • KGYN (1210 AM; 50 kW; GUYMON, OK; Owner: TELNS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KWLS (1290 AM; 5 kW; PRATT, KS; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KGNO (1370 AM; 5 kW; DODGE CITY, KS; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KOMA (1520 AM; 50 kW; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KCRC (1390 AM; 10 kW; ENID, OK; Owner: CHISHOLM TRAIL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KFTI (1070 AM; 10 kW; WICHITA, KS; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KLTT (670 AM; 50 kW; COMMERCE CITY, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KICA (980 AM; 50 kW; CLOVIS, NM; Owner: BROADCAST ENTERTAINMENT CORPORATION)
  • KVGB (1590 AM; 5 kW; GREAT BEND, KS; Owner: EAGLE RADIO INC.)

Coldwater fatal accident list:

Jun 19, 2017 08:42 PM, Lake Rd, Lat: 37.242486, Lon: -99.343444, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 15Number of bridges
  • 85ft / 25.8mTotal length
  • $251,000Total costs
  • 7,065Total average daily traffic
  • 1,735Total average daily truck traffic
  • 9,358Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic
New bridges in Coldwater, KS - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 41920-1929
  • 21930-1939
  • 11950-1959
  • 11960-1969
  • 11970-1979
  • 11990-1999
  • 32000-2009
  • 22010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Coldwater, KS

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Coldwater, KS)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

7
  • Call Sign: K0CIO, Licensee ID: L00374545, Grant Date: 12/15/2010, Expiration Date: 02/27/2021, Certifier: Larry L Ellis, Registrant: Larry L Ellis, 777 Avenue E, Coldwater, KS 67029
  • Call Sign: K0KXN, Grant Date: 08/16/1988, Expiration Date: 08/16/1998, Cancellation Date: 08/17/2000, Registrant: Maude M Mc Culla, Box 51 Rr, Coldwater, KS 67029
  • Call Sign: KB0SCC, Licensee ID: L00967579, Grant Date: 01/19/2005, Expiration Date: 04/17/2015, Cancellation Date: 04/18/2017, Certifier: Richard N Caraway, Registrant: Richard N Caraway, 300 N Chicago, Coldwater, KS 67029
  • Call Sign: W0DOZ, Grant Date: 03/21/1995, Expiration Date: 03/21/2005, Cancellation Date: 09/04/2001, Registrant: Ansel M Dickinson, 610 E Maple St, Coldwater, KS 67029-0025
  • Call Sign: W0DSM, Grant Date: 10/20/1987, Expiration Date: 10/20/1997, Cancellation Date: 10/21/1999, Registrant: Ervin F Weber, 1001 E First, Coldwater, KS 67029
  • Call Sign: W0FOC, Grant Date: 12/30/1996, Expiration Date: 12/30/2006, Cancellation Date: 12/31/2008, Registrant: James R Cline Sr, 611 East 6th, Coldwater, KS 67029
  • Call Sign: W0MWA, Grant Date: 03/29/1988, Expiration Date: 03/29/1998, Cancellation Date: 03/30/2000, Registrant: Laurine E Weber, 1001 East First, Coldwater, KS 67029

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 fires per year is 21. The highest number of reported fires - 38 took place in 2011, and the least - 5 in 2013. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Coldwater, KS When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (68.9%), and Structure Fires (18.0%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Coldwater, KS
    • 24168.9%Outside Fires
    • 6318.0%Structure Fires
    • 4412.6%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 20.6%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Coldwater, KS
Most common first names in Coldwater, KS among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John1677.5 years
Mary1582.6 years
Charles1576.0 years
William1480.7 years
Ruth1282.7 years
James1084.2 years
Robert974.5 years
Gladys886.0 years
Edith884.7 years
Mabel887.4 years
Most common last names in Coldwater, KS among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith1778.3 years
Herd1682.7 years
Cline1177.7 years
Thompson982.7 years
Deewall885.4 years
Young877.8 years
Hoffman775.6 years
Schenk686.8 years
Parcel676.8 years
Crowe678.9 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Coldwater, KS
  • 75.4%Utility gas
  • 17.3%Electricity
  • 4.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.9%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Coldwater, KS
  • 61.9%Utility gas
  • 33.3%Electricity
  • 4.8%Wood


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