Collyer, Kansas

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Population in 2014: 106 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -20.3%
 
Males: 57  (54.7%)
Females: 49  (45.3%)
Median resident age:  48.6 years
Kansas median age:  36.5 years

Zip code: 67631

Estimated median household income in 2016: $44,864 (it was $24,167 in 2000)
Collyer:

$44,864
KS:

$54,935

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $27,286 (it was $11,346 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $50,870 (it was $21,100 in 2000)
Collyer:

$50,870
KS:

$144,900

Median gross rent in 2016: $560.

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    • 10899.1%White alone
    • 10.9%Hispanic
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Collyer: 78.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (42.2%), American (17.8%), English (11.1%), Irish (2.2%), African (2.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 2550 feet

Land area: 0.25 square miles.

Population density: 423 people per square mile   (low).

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For population 25 years and over in Collyer:

  • High school or higher: 96.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.8%
  • Unemployed: 3.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 12.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Collyer city:

  • Never married: 30.2%
  • Now married: 52.2%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 4.4%
  • Divorced: 13.2%

1 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.3%
Kansas:

6.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $732 (1.3%)

Collyer satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Wichita, KS (177.3 miles , pop. 344,284).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (469.9 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Quinter, KS (2.6 miles ), WaKeeney, KS (3.6 miles ), Park, KS (3.7 miles) , Grainfield, KS (4.4 miles ), Gove City, KS (4.5 miles) , Morland, KS (4.7 miles) , Hill City, KS (5.2 miles ), Utica, KS (5.2 miles ).

Latitude: 39.04 N, Longitude: 100.12 W

Area code: 785

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

3.2%
Kansas:

3.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -10 (-7.0%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (27%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (20%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Other services, except public administration (13%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (7%)
  • Utilities (7%)
  • Information (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (41%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Finance and insurance (12%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Other services, except public administration (12%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (33%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (20%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (7%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (24%)
  • Transportation occupations (18%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (12%)
  • Production occupations (12%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (6%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)

Average climate in Collyer, Kansas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Collyer-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Kansas state average. It is 56% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/23/2008, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 11.4 miles away from the Collyer city center injured 2 people and caused $3 million in damages.

On 6/27/1951, a category F4 tornado 12.8 miles away from the city center killed 5 people and injured 100 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Collyer-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Kansas state average. It is 48% 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 178.3 miles away from the city center
On 10/18/1984 at 15:30:23, a magnitude 5.5 (5.4 MB, 5.1 MS, 5.5 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 368.1 miles away from Collyer 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 292.7 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 40.1 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 168.9 miles away from Collyer center
On 7/15/1992 at 02:56:40, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 36.1 miles away from the city 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 Trego County (7) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Tornadoes: 2, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals and medical centers near Collyer:

  • GOVE COUNTY MEDICAL CENTER Critical Access Hospitals (about 7 miles away; QUINTER, KS)
  • TREGO MANOR (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; WAKEENEY, KS)
  • TREGO CO-LEMKE MEMORIAL HOSPITAL LTCU (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; WAKEENEY, KS)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Collyer:

  • Fort Hays State University (about 44 miles; Hays, KS; Full-time enrollment: 8,728)
  • Barton County Community College (about 87 miles; Great Bend, KS; FT enrollment: 4,108)
  • University of Nebraska at Kearney (about 128 miles; Kearney, NE; FT enrollment: 6,047)
  • Hutchinson Community College (about 137 miles; Hutchinson, KS; FT enrollment: 4,174)
  • Central Community College (about 159 miles; Grand Island, NE; FT enrollment: 4,159)
  • Newman University (about 176 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 2,066)
  • Friends University (about 177 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 2,024)

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Notable locations in Collyer: Frontier Agricultural Grain Elevator Number 15 (A), Collyer Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Collyer: Saint Michael Catholic Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Trego 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 2016: 8.2%
(5.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 50.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.2 people
Kansas:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  69.4%
Whole state:  66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  2.0%
Whole state:  5.8%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

6.0
Kansas average:

11.2

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Collyer city (based on Trego County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant8616
Catholic6482
Evangelical Protestant4105
Other3-
None1,079-
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
Trego County:

3.44 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

1.96 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
Trego County:

24.09 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.84 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 3
Here:

10.32 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.2%
Kansas:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Trego County:

28.8%
Kansas:

27.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Collyer:

56.6%
State:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

55.4%
Kansas:

45.1%

Average BMI:
Collyer:

28.2
State:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

19.2%
Kansas:

21.6%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Collyer:

6.9
Kansas:

6.8

Overweight people:
Collyer:

32.1%
State:

33.6%

General health condition:
Here:

62.6%
Kansas:

55.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Collyer:

77.4%
State:

78.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Collyer, KS Residents
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 8$4,659
Sewerage 0$0 1$1,176
Totals for Government 0$0 9$5,835

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

  • Current Operations - General - Other: $17,000 ($160.38)
    Water Utilities: $10,000 ($94.34)
    Solid Waste Management: $7,000 ($66.04)
    Sewerage: $3,000 ($28.30)
    Financial Administration: $3,000 ($28.30)
    Fire Protection: $2,000 ($18.87)
    Regular Highways: $1,000 ($9.43)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,000 ($9.43)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $13,000 ($122.64)

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

  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $7,000 ($66.04)
    Interest Earnings: $5,000 ($47.17)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $26,000 ($245.28)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $4,000 ($37.74)
    General Support: $1,000 ($9.43)
  • Tax - Property: $17,000 ($160.38)
    Public Utilities: $6,000 ($56.60)
    Total General Sales: $3,000 ($28.30)

Collyer government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $5,000 ($47.17)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $5,000 ($47.17)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $1,000 ($9.43)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $141,000 ($1330.19)

6.78% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($29,816 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.78%
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 Ellis County, KS  1.79% ($20,261 average AGI)


6.63% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($45,129 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.63%
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 Ellis County, KS  1.17% ($24,200 average AGI)

Strongest AM radio stations in Collyer:

  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • KXXX (790 AM; 5 kW; COLBY, KS; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KGYN (1210 AM; 50 kW; GUYMON, OK; Owner: TELNS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KLTT (670 AM; 50 kW; COMMERCE CITY, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KOA (850 AM; 50 kW; DENVER, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KKZN (760 AM; 50 kW; THORNTON, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KMXA (1090 AM; 50 kW; AURORA, CO; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KIMB (1260 AM; 50 kW; KIMBALL, NE; Owner: G & L INVESTMENTS, LLC)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KSIR (1010 AM; 25 kW; BRUSH, CO; Owner: JMS BROADCASTING, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Collyer:

  • K207BP (89.3 FM; QUINTER, KS; Owner: GOVE COUNTY TRANSLATOR COMMITTEE)
  • KZNA (90.5 FM; HILL CITY, KS; Owner: KANZA SOCIETY, INC)
  • KJLS (103.3 FM; HAYS, KS; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC)
  • KKQY (101.9 FM; HILL CITY, KS; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC)

Collyer fatal accident list:

Apr 30, 2014 01:14 AM, I-70, Lat: 39.02378, Lon: -100.13047, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

5
  • Andrew H Hodges, 1.3 Mi E (Lat: 39.031111 Lon: -100.096111), Type: 74.0, Overall height: 74 m, Registrant: 2708525000, Andrew.H.Hodges@sscgp.Com, 4700 HW 56
  • Andrew H Hodges, 1.3 Mi E (Lat: 39.031111 Lon: -100.096111), Type: 74.0, Overall height: 74 m, Registrant: 2708525000, Andy.H.Hodges@williams.Com, ONE WILLIAMS CTR
  • Andrew H Hodges, 1.3 Mi E (Lat: 39.031111 Lon: -100.096111), Type: 74.0, Overall height: 74 m, Registrant: 2708525000, Andrew.H.Hodges@sscgp.Com, 4700 HW 56
  • Andrew H Hodges, 1.3 Mi E (Lat: 39.031111 Lon: -100.096111), Type: 74.0, Overall height: 74 m, Registrant: 2708525000, Andrew.H.Hodges@sscgp.Com, 4700 HW 56
  • 1.3 Mi E (Lat: 39.031111 Lon: -100.096111), Type: 74.0, Overall height: 74 m, Registrant: 9185884388, Dcummings@wng.Twc.Com, ONE WILLIAMS CTR

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Lat: 38.895889 Lon: -100.131250, Call Sign: WQRZ250
    Assigned Frequencies: 457.050 MHzGrant Date: 08/16/2013, Expiration Date: 08/16/2023, Certifier: Terry WaltRegistrant: Rural Telephone Service Co Inc Nex-Tech, 233 East 8th Street, Hays, KS 67601, Phone: (785) 625-2119, Fax: (785) 628-2272, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • STATION, 1.3 Mi E Of (Lat: 39.031111 Lon: -100.096222), Overall height: 74.4 m, Call Sign: WEF832
    Assigned Frequencies: 1965.00 MHz, 1985.00 MHzGrant Date: 02/28/1996, Expiration Date: 09/08/1999, Cancellation Date: 04/22/1997Registrant: Phone: (918) 588-4879

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: N0JBC, Previous Call Sign: KB0BNU, Grant Date: 03/22/1988, Expiration Date: 03/22/1998, Cancellation Date: 03/23/2000, Registrant: Jane A Lopes, Box 23, Collyer, KS 67631

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182K (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 119 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2643Q , Serial Number: 18257843, Year manufactured: 1966, Airworthiness Date: 07/01/1985
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Richard L Hearting, 111 Ohio Ave, Collyer, KS 67631, Other Owners: Judy K Hearting

Drinking water stations with addresses in Collyer and their reported violations in the past:

COLLYER, CITY OF (Population served: 109, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JUN-01-2003, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-12-2004), St Public Notif requested (FEB-12-2004), St Compliance achieved (OCT-01-2007)
  • 3 minor monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 2

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (71%)
  • Electricity (21%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (6%)

Collyer compared to Kansas 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.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • House age above 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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