Deerfield, Kansas

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Population in 2014: 687 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -22.3%
Males: 313  (45.6%)
Females: 374  (54.4%)
Median resident age:  41.2 years
Kansas median age:  36.5 years

Zip codes: 67838.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $47,794 (it was $31,944 in 2000)
Deerfield:

$47,794
KS:

$54,935

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $17,968 (it was $12,802 in 2000)

Deerfield city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $57,617 (it was $30,200 in 2000)
Deerfield:

$57,617
KS:

$144,900

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $84,473; Detached houses: $130,141; Mobile homes: $23,016

Median gross rent in 2016: $723.

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  • Races in Deerfield, KS (2010)

    Deerfield races chart
    • 34148.7%White alone
    • 34148.7%Hispanic
    • 71.0%American Indian alone
    • 60.9%Two or more races
    • 30.4%Black alone
    • 20.3%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Deerfield: 79.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (16.1%), French (2.5%), English (2.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 2947 feet

Land area: 0.48 square miles.

Population density: 1,433 people per square mile   (low).

Deerfield,KS real estate house value index trend

Deerfield, Kansas map

For population 25 years and over in Deerfield:

  • High school or higher: 63.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 6.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.0%
  • Unemployed: 4.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 14.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Deerfield city:

  • Never married: 27.2%
  • Now married: 50.1%
  • Separated: 3.5%
  • Widowed: 10.3%
  • Divorced: 8.9%

198 residents are foreign born (25.4% Latin America).

This city:

25.4%
Kansas:

6.9%



According to our research of Kansas and other state lists there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Deerfield, Kansas as of January 21, 2019.
The ratio of number of residents in Deerfield to the number of sex offenders is 259 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,294 (1.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $418 (1.2%)

Deerfield satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pueblo, CO (190.7 miles , pop. 102,121).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Colorado Springs, CO (207.3 miles , pop. 360,890).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (434.1 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Lakin, KS (2.7 miles ), Holcomb, KS (2.8 miles ), Garden City, KS (3.8 miles ), Ulysses, KS (5.5 miles ), Syracuse, KS (5.8 miles ), Marienthal, KS (5.9 miles) , Scott City, KS (6.0 miles ), Leoti, KS (6.1 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 3 buildings, average cost: $90,300
  • 1998: 3 buildings, average cost: $59,600
  • 1999: 4 buildings, average cost: $78,800
  • 2000: 4 buildings, average cost: $78,800
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $240,000
  • 2003: 2 buildings, average cost: $122,900
  • 2004: 7 buildings, average cost: $32,400
  • 2010: 2 buildings, average cost: $85,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 37.98 N, Longitude: 101.13 W

Area code: 620

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

3.1%
Kansas:

3.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +143 (+19.3%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (39%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Retail trade (4%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Manufacturing (19%)
  • Accommodation and food services (18%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (10%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (28%)
  • Material moving occupations (16%)
  • Management occupations (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (18%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (13%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (10%)
  • Material moving occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (8%)

Work and jobs in Deerfield: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Deerfield, Kansas

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Tornado activity:

Deerfield-area historical tornado activity is below Kansas state average. It is 24% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/20/1951, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 6.7 miles away from the Deerfield city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 6/23/1967, a category F3 tornado 13.2 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 30 people.

Earthquake activity:

Deerfield-area historical earthquake activity is above Kansas state average. It is 27% 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 105.4 miles away from the city 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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 212.6 miles away from Deerfield center
On 1/3/2007 at 14:34:38, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.4 MW, 4.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 215.7 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) earthquake occurred 343.2 miles away from the city center
On 9/5/2001 at 10:52:07, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 199.6 miles away from Deerfield center
On 10/18/1984 at 15:30:23, a magnitude 5.5 (5.4 MB, 5.1 MS, 5.5 ML) earthquake occurred 384.6 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 Kearny County (4) is a lot smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Winter Storms: 2, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Deerfield topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Deerfield:

  • KEARNY COUNTY HOME HEALTH AGENCY (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; LAKIN, KS)
  • KEARNY COUNTY HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 7 miles away; LAKIN, KS)
  • SUNSHINE NURSING AGENCY (Home Health Center, about 13 miles away; GARDEN CITY, KS)
  • GARDEN CITY DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 15 miles away; GARDEN CITY, KS)
  • MOBILE AGENCY FOR SOUTHWEST HOSPICE (Hospital, about 15 miles away; GARDEN CITY, KS)
  • ST CATHERINE HOME CARE SERVICES (Hospital, about 15 miles away; GARDEN CITY, KS)
  • ST CATHERINE HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 15 miles away; GARDEN CITY, KS)

Amtrak station near Deerfield:

  • 15 miles: GARDEN CITY (100 N. 7TH ST.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Deerfield:

  • Fort Hays State University (about 116 miles; Hays, KS; Full-time enrollment: 8,728)
  • Barton County Community College (about 134 miles; Great Bend, KS; FT enrollment: 4,108)
  • Hutchinson Community College (about 176 miles; Hutchinson, KS; FT enrollment: 4,174)
  • Colorado State University-Pueblo (about 189 miles; Pueblo, CO; FT enrollment: 5,993)
  • Pueblo Community College (about 192 miles; Pueblo, CO; FT enrollment: 5,329)
  • Amarillo College (about 198 miles; Amarillo, TX; FT enrollment: 6,622)
  • Pikes Peak Community College (about 206 miles; Colorado Springs, CO; FT enrollment: 10,395)

Public high school in Deerfield:

  • DEERFIELD HIGH (Students: 100, Location: 803 BEECH STREET, Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Deerfield:

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Notable locations in Deerfield: Kearny County Fire and Rescue - Deerfield (A), Deerfield City Hall (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Deerfield include: Deerfield United Methodist Church (A), Christ the King Catholic Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Kearny 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: 20.5%
(3.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 31.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 40.4% for other race residents, 68.3% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  3.0 people
Kansas:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  76.6%
Whole state:  66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.0%
Whole state:  5.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

15.5
Kansas average:

11.2

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Deerfield city (based on Kearny County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic1,1652
Mainline Protestant9805
Evangelical Protestant6935
None1,139-
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
Kearny County:

2.43 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

1.96 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 2
Kearny County:

4.85 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.28 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.7%
Kansas:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Kearny County:

29.5%
Kansas:

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

7.7%
State:

13.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

44.9%
Kansas:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

42.6%
State:

45.1%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.6
Kansas:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

26.1%
State:

21.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Deerfield:

10.5%
Kansas:

10.6%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
Kansas:

6.8

Overweight people:
Deerfield:

32.8%
State:

33.6%

General health condition:
Here:

51.8%
Kansas:

55.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Deerfield:

79.1%
Kansas:

78.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Deerfield, KS Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 0$0 1$170
Other Government Administration 2$4,780$28,6800$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$193
Solid Waste Management 1$3,153$37,8360$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 1$341
Water Supply 1$2,688$32,2560$0
Other and Unallocable 1$4,127$49,5240$0
Totals for Government 5$14,748$35,3953$704

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

  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $168,000 ($244.54)
    General - Other: $35,000 ($50.95)
    Regular Highways: $17,000 ($24.75)
    Fire Protection: $14,000 ($20.38)
    Health Services - Other: $10,000 ($14.56)
    Parks & Recreation: $3,000 ($4.37)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $11,000 ($16.01)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff: $5,000 ($7.28)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $110,000 ($160.12)

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

  • Charges - All Other: $4,000 ($5.82)
    Parks & Recreation: $4,000 ($5.82)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $34,000 ($49.49)
    Interest Earnings: $13,000 ($18.92)
    General Revenue, NEC: $9,000 ($13.10)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $20,000 ($29.11)
  • Tax - Property: $155,000 ($225.62)
    Total General Sales: $23,000 ($33.48)
    Public Utilities: $17,000 ($24.75)
    NEC: $5,000 ($7.28)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $255,000 ($371.18)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $210,000 ($305.68)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $45,000 ($65.50)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $293,000 ($426.49)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $7,000 ($10.19)

7.17% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($32,375 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.17%
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 Finney County, KS  2.07% ($32,233 average AGI)


8.25% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($41,488 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.25%
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 Finney County, KS  2.59% ($46,421 average AGI)

Strongest AM radio stations in Deerfield:

  • KBUF (1030 AM; 1 kW; HOLCOMB, KS; Owner: KBUF PARTNERSHIP)
  • KIUL (1240 AM; 1 kW; GARDEN CITY, KS; Owner: DAKOTA COMMUNICATIONS LTD.)
  • KGYN (1210 AM; 50 kW; GUYMON, OK; Owner: TELNS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • 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.)
  • KGNO (1370 AM; 5 kW; DODGE CITY, KS; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KKZN (760 AM; 50 kW; THORNTON, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KSCB (1270 AM; 5 kW; LIBERAL, KS; Owner: SEWARD COUNTY BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KMXA (1090 AM; 50 kW; AURORA, CO; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KLMR (920 AM; 5 kW; LAMAR, CO; Owner: COMMONWEALTH LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KICA (980 AM; 50 kW; CLOVIS, NM; Owner: BROADCAST ENTERTAINMENT CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Deerfield:

  • KANZ (91.1 FM; GARDEN CITY, KS; Owner: KANZA SOCIETY, INC)
  • KSKZ (99.9 FM; LEOTI, KS; Owner: KBUF PARTNERSHIP)
  • KKJQ (97.3 FM; GARDEN CITY, KS; Owner: KBUF PARTNERSHIP)

TV broadcast stations around Deerfield:

  • KSWK (Channel 3; LAKIN, KS; Owner: SMOKY HILLS PUBLIC TELEVISION CORP.)
  • KSNG (Channel 11; GARDEN CITY, KS; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION OF WICHITA)
  • KAAS-LP (Channel 31; GARDEN CITY, KS; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • K39FW (Channel 39; GARDEN CITY, KS; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KUPK-TV (Channel 13; GARDEN CITY, KS; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)

Deerfield fatal accident list:

Apr 24, 2012 06:25 PM, Us-50, Cr-180, Lat: 37.98348, Lon: -101.13927, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Feb 21, 2010 09:02 AM, County Rd Y, Lat: 37.95990, Lon: -101.13018, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 6, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 4m13ftTotal length
  • 1,030Total average daily traffic
  • 55Total average daily truck traffic
  • 940Total future (year 2028) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Deerfield)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • 1008 David St (Lat: 37.983528 Lon: -101.137750), Type: Tank, Structure height: 42.7 m, Overall height: 45.7 m, Call Sign: KNHT593
    Assigned Frequencies: 158.730 MHzGrant Date: 09/30/2011, Expiration Date: 11/19/2021Registrant: Ewa 20910407, 122 Baltimore St, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 337-9630, Fax: (717) 337-9157, Email:
  • Lat: 37.982583 Lon: -101.137972, Call Sign: WQDL278
    Assigned Frequencies: 72.1000 MHzGrant Date: 09/12/2015, Expiration Date: 09/22/2025, Certifier: Mike RothRegistrant: Primex Wireless Inc, 965 Wells St., Lake Geneva, WI 53147, Phone: (800) 537-0464

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • KC04RW802, Se 1/1 Of E 1/2 Of Section 4, Route 25 East (Lat: 37.718528 Lon: -94.668806), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 112 m, Call Sign: WQWV458
    Assigned Frequencies: 11545.0 MHz, 11545.0 MHz, 11545.0 MHz, 11545.0 MHz, 11545.0 MHz, 11545.0 MHz, 11545.0 MHz, 11545.0 MHzGrant Date: 12/01/2015, Expiration Date: 12/01/2025, Certifier: Kyle B EntzRegistrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

2
  • Call Sign: KD0CW, Licensee ID: L01294053, Grant Date: 06/13/2007, Expiration Date: 09/09/2017, Certifier: Larry G Purdy, Registrant: Larry G Purdy, 2178 Highway 50, Deerfield, KS 67838
  • Call Sign: KC0IGO, Licensee ID: L00258164, Grant Date: 03/24/2010, Expiration Date: 06/14/2020, Certifier: Douglas D Olson, Registrant: Douglas D Olson, 711 Walnut, Deerfield, KS 67838

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: CESSNA T206H (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING TI0-540 SER (310 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5910T , Serial Number: T20608457, Year manufactured: 2004, Airworthiness Date: 11/08/2004
    Registrant (Corporation): Sky View Inc, 2150 Road 220, Deerfield, KS 67838

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

  • DEERFIELD, CITY OF (Population served: 700, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 13
  • Hazardous Condition: 2
  • Good Intent Call: 2

Incident types - Deerfield

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Deerfield, KS
Most common first names in Deerfield, KS among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William580.8 years
Elmer381.4 years
Harold373.6 years
John372.3 years
Josephine380.6 years
Laura380.6 years
Mary379.3 years
Ruth380.3 years
Emma291.1 years
Frank271.0 years
Most common last names in Deerfield, KS among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Skipton480.2 years
Adams359.0 years
Meyers383.0 years
Hamill367.6 years
Jones376.0 years
Elliott382.3 years
Bentrup381.0 years
Martinez373.7 years
Miller385.0 years
Ploeger371.7 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (94%)
  • Electricity (6%)

Deerfield 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 above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
There are 2 pilots and 1 other airmen in this city.
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