Derby, Kansas

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Population in 2017: 23,673 (99% urban, 1% rural).
Population change since 2000: +32.9%
Males: 11,780  (49.8%)
Females: 11,893  (50.2%)
Median resident age:

36.1 years
Kansas median age:

36.7 years

Zip codes: 67037.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $74,260 (it was $58,508 in 2000)
Derby:

$74,260
KS:

$56,422

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $30,041 (it was $22,779 in 2000)

Derby city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $183,164 (it was $104,000 in 2000)
Derby:

$183,164
KS:

$150,600

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $202,548; detached houses: $204,812; townhouses or other attached units: $113,116; mobile homes: $31,993

Median gross rent in 2017: $945.

March 2019 cost of living index in Derby: 82.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 6.9%
(7.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 2.2% for Black residents, 3.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 2.1% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Derby, KS (2017)
    • 20,20383.8%White alone
    • 1,3375.5%Hispanic
    • 1,0184.2%Two or more races
    • 8703.6%Black alone
    • 5532.3%Asian alone
    • 150.06%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Kansas and other state lists, there were 5 registered sex offenders living in Derby, Kansas as of May 24, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Derby is 4,805 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is much lower than the state average.


Crime rates in Derby by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(4.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(4.2)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
5
(24.5)
7
(33.8)
10
(46.4)
4
(17.7)
5
(21.2)
10
(44.8)
2
(8.9)
5
(21.6)
5
(21.6)
6
(25.6)
5
(21.1)
10
(42.0)
11
(46.1)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
4
(19.6)
5
(24.2)
4
(18.6)
2
(8.9)
0
(0.0)
4
(17.9)
3
(13.4)
2
(8.7)
1
(4.3)
1
(4.3)
1
(4.2)
1
(4.2)
4
(16.8)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
15
(73.6)
23
(111.2)
36
(167.2)
33
(146.2)
41
(173.7)
40
(179.4)
19
(84.8)
28
(121.2)
16
(69.0)
22
(93.9)
16
(67.5)
17
(71.4)
21
(88.1)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
81
(397.2)
79
(381.9)
136
(631.6)
93
(411.9)
83
(351.6)
99
(444.0)
98
(437.6)
113
(489.1)
79
(340.6)
77
(328.6)
107
(451.3)
56
(235.1)
54
(226.5)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
464
(2,275)
562
(2,717)
560
(2,601)
522
(2,312)
470
(1,991)
484
(2,171)
399
(1,782)
416
(1,801)
444
(1,914)
510
(2,177)
409
(1,725)
406
(1,704)
416
(1,745)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
22
(107.9)
29
(140.2)
47
(218.3)
29
(128.4)
21
(89.0)
20
(89.7)
25
(111.6)
23
(99.5)
42
(181.1)
31
(132.3)
23
(97.0)
38
(159.5)
35
(146.8)
Arson
(per 100,000)
6
(29.4)
6
(29.0)
12
(55.7)
11
(48.7)
1
(4.2)
5
(22.4)
4
(17.9)
3
(13.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(8.5)
3
(12.7)
0
(0.0)
4
(16.8)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)167.6203.2241.9177.7163.0202.2139.0167.0147.2161.2140.0146.5165.3

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City-data.com crime index in Derby, KS

Crime rate in Derby detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 55 (45 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.89
Kansas average:

2.20
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Ancestries: German (21.4%), American (16.5%), English (9.0%), Irish (7.2%), European (4.8%), Italian (2.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1275 feet

Land area: 7.45 square miles.

Population density: 3,179 people per square mile   (average).

Derby, Kansas map

693 residents are foreign born (0.8% Europe, 0.6% Latin America, 0.5% Asia, 0.3% Africa).

This city:

2.9%
Kansas:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $2,577 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $2,164 (1.3%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Wichita, KS (10.3 miles , pop. 344,284).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (329.8 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities:

Oaklawn-Sunview, KS (2.1 miles ),
Haysville, KS (2.3 miles ),
Mulvane, KS (2.3 miles ),
McConnell AFB, KS (2.3 miles ),
Rose Hill, KS (2.7 miles ),
Eastborough, KS (3.0 miles ),
Wichita, KS (3.2 miles ),
Belle Plaine, KS (3.3 miles )

Latitude: 37.55 N, Longitude: 97.26 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -5,720 (-23.7%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 3,027 (23.9%)

Distribution of median household income in Derby, KS in 2017
Distribution of house value in Derby, KS in 2017

Property values in Derby, KS

Derby satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 138 buildings, average cost: $88,800
  • 1998: 107 buildings, average cost: $123,900
  • 1999: 126 buildings, average cost: $129,900
  • 2000: 127 buildings, average cost: $114,500
  • 2001: 150 buildings, average cost: $115,700
  • 2002: 179 buildings, average cost: $118,900
  • 2003: 192 buildings, average cost: $119,700
  • 2004: 136 buildings, average cost: $134,500
  • 2005: 209 buildings, average cost: $158,500
  • 2006: 149 buildings, average cost: $170,600
  • 2007: 111 buildings, average cost: $171,300
  • 2008: 99 buildings, average cost: $185,700
  • 2009: 103 buildings, average cost: $166,900
  • 2010: 91 buildings, average cost: $150,500
  • 2011: 84 buildings, average cost: $136,800
  • 2012: 46 buildings, average cost: $161,300
  • 2013: 64 buildings, average cost: $198,600
  • 2014: 59 buildings, average cost: $193,800
  • 2015: 92 buildings, average cost: $212,500
  • 2016: 78 buildings, average cost: $247,800
  • 2017: 60 buildings, average cost: $278,900
Number of permits per 10,000 Derby, KS residents
Average permit cost in Derby, KS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.0%
Kansas:

3.7%
Population change in the 1990s: +2,731 (+18.1%).
Most common industries in Derby, KS (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Transportation equipment (20.9%)
  • Educational services (13.4%)
  • Health care (7.9%)
  • Public administration (5.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.4%)
  • Construction (4.1%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Transportation equipment (31.4%)
  • Construction (7.1%)
  • Educational services (6.9%)
  • Public administration (6.8%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (3.7%)
  • Repair & maintenance (3.4%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (3.3%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (20.4%)
  • Health care (14.2%)
  • Transportation equipment (9.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.2%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.7%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.2%)
  • Public administration (4.1%)
Most common occupations in Derby, KS (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.1%)
  • Engineers (5.0%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.1%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.7%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.2%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (3.2%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.2%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Engineers (9.0%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (6.1%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.1%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4.7%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.8%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (11.1%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.8%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.4%)
  • Registered nurses (4.2%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (3.6%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.0%)

Average climate in Derby, Kansas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Derby, Kansas average temperatures Derby, Kansas average precipitation Derby, Kansas humidity Derby, Kansas wind speed Derby, Kansas snowfall Derby, Kansas sunshine Derby, Kansas clear and cloudy days

Derby, Kansas environmental map by EPA

Map Legend

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 67.2. This is about average.

City:

67.2
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.252. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.252
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 4.74. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.74
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 1.14. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 4.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.14
U.S.:

1.79
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 28.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.7
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 27.0. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 7.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.0
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 6.16. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 7.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.16
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Derby-area historical tornado activity is near Kansas state average. It is 102% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/26/1991, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 13.3 miles away from the Derby city center killed 17 people and injured 225 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 5/25/1955, a category F5 tornado 28.9 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:

Derby-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Kansas state average. It is 67% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/15/1995 at 00:31:33, a magnitude 4.1 (3.8 LG, 4.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 91.8 miles away from Derby center
On 2/15/1974 at 13:33:49, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG) earthquake occurred 203.0 miles away from the city 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 205.3 miles away from Derby 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 370.0 miles away from the city center
On 10/30/1998 at 17:41:22, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, 3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 55.3 miles away from Derby 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 193.1 miles away from Derby center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Sedgwick County (15) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Explosion: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Derby topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Derby:

  • DERBY HEALTH AND REHABILITATION LLC (731 KLEIN CIRCLE)
  • WESTVIEW OF DERBY (445 N WESTVIEW ST)
  • DERBY DIALYSIS CENTER (250 W RED POWELL DR.)
  • FRESENIUS MEDICAL CARE DERBY (712 KLEIN CIRCLE)

Airports located in Derby:

See details about airports located in Derby, KS

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Derby:

  • Wichita Technical Institute (about 10 miles; Wichita, KS; Full-time enrollment: 2,015)
  • Friends University (about 11 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 2,024)
  • Newman University (about 11 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 2,066)
  • Wichita State University (about 12 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 11,743)
  • Wichita Area Technical College (about 15 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 2,220)
  • Butler Community College (about 28 miles; El Dorado, KS; FT enrollment: 6,676)
  • Cowley County Community College (about 37 miles; Arkansas City, KS; FT enrollment: 3,173)

Public high school in Derby:

Public elementary/middle schools in Derby:

Private elementary/middle schools in Derby:

  • ST MARY PARISH CATHOLIC SCHOOL (Students: 331, Location: 2306 E MEADOWLARK BLVD, Grades: PK-8)
  • FAITH LUTHERAN SCHOOL (Students: 140, Location: 208 S DERBY AVE, Grades: PK-6)
See full list of schools located in Derby

Library in Derby:

  • DERBY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $923,200; Location: 611 N MULBERRY RD, SUITE 200; 63,005 books; 6,926 audio materials; 5,247 video materials; 14 local licensed databases; 30 state licensed databases; 92 print serial subscriptions; 9 electronic serial subscriptions)

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • Faith Lutheran Church has started a private primary school called Faith Lutheran School and Preschool.
  • derby 6th grade center is just for sixth graders added by sandman

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Derby: Derby Business Park (A), K 15 Industrial Park (B), Derby Industrial Park (C), Bayless Industrial Park (D), The Derby Golf and Country Club (E), Dixon Square (F), Derby Police Department (G), Sterling House of Derby Assisted Living Facility (H), Vintage Place of Derby Assisted Living Facility (I), Derby Historical Museum (J), Derby City Hall (K), Derby Public Library (L), Derby Senior Center (M), Westview Manor Nursing Home (N), Derby Recreation Center (O), Derby Fire and Rescue Department Station 2 (P), Derby Fire and Rescue Department Station 1 (Q). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Derby include: Saint Andrews Episcopal Church (A), Faith Lutheran Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: El Paso Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Creek: Dry Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Derby include: English Park (1), Riley Park (2), Hand Park (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Frog Holler Paintball Field (Amusement & Theme Parks; 9430 South Bluff Street), Derby Rock River Rapids (Amusement & Theme Parks; 1900 James Street), Sunflower Travel Corporation (Tours & Charters; 206 East Madison Avenue).

Hotels: Branson Condo Rentals (1230 Armstrong Ct.), The Greens at Derby (1500 Tall Tree Road Apt 7206).

Court: Derby City - Non-Emergency- Municipal Court- Tickets Fines Payments (229 North Baltimore Avenue).

Birthplace of: David Rickels - Martial artist.

Sedgwick 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 Derby and their reported violations in the past:

EL PASO WATER COMPANY (Population served: 22,943, Purch surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JAN-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-18-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-18-2013), St Tech Assistance Visit (FEB-15-2013), St Public Notif received (FEB-22-2013), St Compliance achieved (FEB-28-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-25-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-25-2009), St Compliance Meeting conducted (SEP-28-2009), St Public Notif received (OCT-28-2009), St Compliance achieved (OCT-31-2009)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-26-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-26-2007), St Compliance achieved (JUL-31-2007), St Public Notif received (JUL-31-2007)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2012, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-17-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-17-2013), St Compliance achieved (AUG-06-2013), St Public Notif received (APR-01-2014)
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - In JUL-01-1992, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUN-20-1993), St Intentional no-action (JUL-22-1993)
Average household size:
This city:

2.7 people
Kansas:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

75.0%
Whole state:

66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

4.0%
Whole state:

5.8%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
79 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010

People in group quarters in Derby in 2000:

  • 109 people in nursing homes
  • 21 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 9 people in other noninstitutional group quarters

Banks with most branches in Derby (2011 data):

  • Verus Bank: Derby High School Branch, Rock Road Office, at 1033 North Buckner Street. Info updated 2012/01/05: Bank assets: $115.8 mil, Deposits: $103.9 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 6 total offices, Holding Company: First Team Resources Corporation
  • Fidelity Bank: Derby Branch at 2020 Southeast Blvd, branch established on 1997/06/16; Rock Road Branch at 255 North Rock Rd, branch established on 1998/09/29. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $1,562.7 mil, Deposits: $1,276.0 mil, headquarters in Wichita, KS, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 25 total offices
  • Bank of America, National Association: Derby Express Branch at 201 North Baltimore Avenue, branch established on 1965/04/12. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • Emprise Bank: Derby at 1719 East Patriot, branch established on 2007/11/13. Info updated 2011/04/13: Bank assets: $1,461.9 mil, Deposits: $1,282.4 mil, headquarters in Wichita, KS, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 42 total offices, Holding Company: Emprise Financial Corporation
  • Intrust Bank, National Association: Derby Branch at 1501 North Rock Road, branch established on 2001/03/05. Info updated 2007/03/28: Bank assets: $4,066.0 mil, Deposits: $3,310.3 mil, headquarters in Wichita, KS, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 48 total offices, Holding Company: Intrust Financial Corporation
  • The Valley State Bank: Derby Branch at 330 E. Madison Ste. 100, branch established on 2006/12/22. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $121.6 mil, Deposits: $106.2 mil, headquarters in Belle Plaine, KS, positive income, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Morley Bancshares Corporation
  • Capitol Federal Savings Bank: Derby Marketplace Branch at 1636 N Rock Rd Ste 900, branch established on 2008/10/07. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $9,167.4 mil, Deposits: $4,742.9 mil, headquarters in Topeka, KS, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 46 total offices
  • Commerce Bank: Derby Rock Branch at 600 N Rock Rd, branch established on 1886/01/01. Info updated 2011/07/07: Bank assets: $20,493.6 mil, Deposits: $16,805.3 mil, headquarters in Kansas City, MO, positive income, 206 total offices, Holding Company: Commerce Bancshares, Inc.
  • Carson Bank: Derby Branch at 201 E. Madison, branch established on 1999/09/13. Info updated 2008/07/09: Bank assets: $83.5 mil, Deposits: $75.5 mil, headquarters in Mulvane, KS, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Mulvane Bankshares, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Derby:

Marital status in Derby, KS
  • Never married: 21.8%
  • Now married: 58.3%
  • Separated: 1.6%
  • Widowed: 5.6%
  • Divorced: 12.7%

For population 25 years and over in Derby:

  • High school or higher: 96.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 41.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 11.8%
  • Unemployed: 3.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.0 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 - Derby
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Derby, KS (based on Sedgwick County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant104,418317
Catholic74,60032
Mainline Protestant49,200118
Other13,53247
Black Protestant11,31228
Orthodox1,3614
None243,942-
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: 63
Sedgwick County:

1.33 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

1.96 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 6
Here:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 16
Sedgwick County:

0.34 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.51 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 113
Sedgwick County:

2.38 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

3.84 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 306
Sedgwick County:

6.44 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

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

8.7%
Kansas:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Sedgwick County:

28.3%
State:

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

16.5%
Kansas:

13.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Derby:

51.0%
Kansas:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

49.0%
Kansas:

45.1%

Average BMI:
Derby:

28.6
State:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Derby:

22.6%
Kansas:

21.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

9.6%
State:

10.6%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Derby:

6.8
Kansas:

6.8

Overweight people:
Derby:

35.1%
State:

33.6%

General health condition:
Here:

58.0%
State:

55.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

79.4%
Kansas:

78.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Derby, 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
Police Protection - Officers 45$192,953$51,4542$3,364
Firefighters 23$100,887$52,63713$11,187
Other Government Administration 19$99,948$63,1258$5,950
Streets and Highways 18$67,948$45,2990$0
Parks and Recreation 15$46,460$37,1680$0
Financial Administration 11$48,278$52,6673$3,891
Sewerage 11$39,913$43,5410$0
Local Libraries 10$37,461$44,95317$19,672
Police - Other 9$30,606$40,8081$1,032
Water Supply 6$19,962$39,9240$0
Other and Unallocable 5$20,035$48,0842$2,141
Judicial and Legal 4$17,905$53,7151$1,495
Welfare 4$16,713$50,1394$3,977
Health 1$2,546$30,5521$930
Totals for Government 181$741,615$49,16852$53,639

Derby government finances - Expenditure in 2016 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $328,000 ($13.86)
    General - Other: $243,000 ($10.26)
    Parks and Recreation: $74,000 ($3.13)
    Libraries: $36,000 ($1.52)
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $6,156,000 ($260.04)
    Water Utilities: $4,387,000 ($185.32)
    Police Protection: $3,518,000 ($148.61)
    Sewerage: $3,305,000 ($139.61)
    Regular Highways: $3,253,000 ($137.41)
    Libraries: $1,920,000 ($81.11)
    Central Staff Services: $1,711,000 ($72.28)
    Local Fire Protection: $1,232,000 ($52.04)
    Financial Administration: $855,000 ($36.12)
    Parks and Recreation: $375,000 ($15.84)
    Health - Other: $68,000 ($2.87)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $3,593,000 ($151.78)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $246,000 ($10.39)
    General - Other: $190,000 ($8.03)
    Sewerage: $169,000 ($7.14)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $6,873,000 ($290.33)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $167,000 ($7.05)

Derby government finances - Revenue in 2016 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $3,502,000 ($147.93)
    Other: $321,000 ($13.56)
    Parks and Recreation: $18,000 ($0.76)
  • Miscellaneous - Special Assessments: $4,554,000 ($192.37)
    Fines and Forfeits: $919,000 ($38.82)
    General Revenue - Other: $866,000 ($36.58)
    Interest Earnings: $428,000 ($18.08)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $4,431,000 ($187.18)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $854,000 ($36.07)
    General Local Government Support: $322,000 ($13.60)
    Other: $221,000 ($9.34)
  • Tax - Property: $10,205,000 ($431.08)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $6,288,000 ($265.62)
    Public Utilities Sales: $2,106,000 ($88.96)
    Other License: $464,000 ($19.60)
    Other Selective Sales: $17,000 ($0.72)

Derby government finances - Debt in 2016 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $60,825,000 ($2569.38)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $46,120,000 ($1948.21)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $14,705,000 ($621.17)
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $10,408,000 ($439.66)
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $10,408,000 ($439.66)

Derby government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,838,000 ($288.85)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $24,681,000 ($1042.58)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $11,315,000 ($477.97)

4.92% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($48,316 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.92%
Kansas average:

6.44%

0.06% of residents moved from foreign countries ($794 average AGI)
Sedgwick County:

0.06%
Kansas average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Butler County, KS  0.47% ($53,410 average AGI)
from Sumner County, KS  0.15% ($40,222)
from Reno County, KS  0.14% ($45,187)


5.24% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($53,603 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.24%
Kansas average:

7.12%

0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($749 average AGI)
Sedgwick County:

0.07%
Kansas average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Butler County, KS  0.44% ($62,716 average AGI)
to Johnson County, KS  0.19% ($66,862)
to Harvey County, KS  0.13% ($38,659)
Businesses in Derby, KS
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1McDonald's2
Applebee's1Nike3
Arby's1Papa John's Pizza1
AutoZone1Payless1
Blockbuster2Pizza Hut1
Buffalo Wild Wings1RadioShack1
Burger King1Rue211
Dairy Queen1SONIC Drive-In2
DressBarn1Sprint Nextel1
Dressbarn1Starbucks1
Famous Footwear1Subway3
FedEx2T-Mobile1
GameStop1Taco Bell2
H&R Block2Target1
Hilton1U-Haul1
KFC1UPS3
Kohl's1Verizon Wireless2
Kroger5Village Inn1
Little Caesars Pizza1Walgreens1
Long John Silver's1Walmart1
Lowe's1Wendy's1
Maurices1

Strongest AM radio stations in Derby:

  • KFTI (1070 AM; 10 kW; WICHITA, KS; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KFH (1330 AM; 5 kW; WICHITA, KS; Owner: ENTERCOM WICHITA LICENSE, LLC)
  • KQAM (1480 AM; 5 kW; WICHITA, KS; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KMYR (1410 AM; 5 kW; WICHITA, KS; Owner: AGAPE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KNSS (1240 AM; 1 kW; WICHITA, KS; Owner: ENTERCOM WICHITA LICENSE, LLC)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KSGL (900 AM; 0 kW; WICHITA, KS; Owner: AGAPE COMMUNICATIONS, 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)
  • 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.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Derby:

  • KEYN-FM (103.7 FM; WICHITA, KS; Owner: ENTERCOM WICHITA LICENSE, LLC)
  • KYQQ (106.5 FM; ARKANSAS CITY, KS; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KDGS (93.9 FM; ANDOVER, KS; Owner: ENTERCOM WICHITA LICENSE, LLC)
  • KRBB (97.9 FM; WICHITA, KS; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KRZZ-FM (96.3 FM; DERBY, KS; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KFDI-FM (101.3 FM; WICHITA, KS; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KFBZ (105.3 FM; HAYSVILLE, KS; Owner: ENTERCOM WICHITA LICENSE, LLC)
  • KZSN (102.1 FM; HUTCHINSON, KS; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KICT-FM (95.1 FM; WICHITA, KS; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KKRD (107.3 FM; WICHITA, KS; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KANR (92.7 FM; BELLE PLAINE, KS; Owner: DANIEL D. SMITH)
  • KMUW (89.1 FM; WICHITA, KS; Owner: WICHITA STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KZZD (90.7 FM; WICHITA, KS; Owner: WORD OF LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • KBDD (91.9 FM; WINFILED, KS; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KTLI (99.1 FM; EL DORADO, KS; Owner: ADONAI RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KFH-FM (98.7 FM; CLEARWATER, KS; Owner: ENTERCOM WICHITA LICENSE, LLC)
  • KFXJ (104.5 FM; AUGUSTA, KS; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KHCC-FM (90.1 FM; HUTCHINSON, KS; Owner: HUTCHINSON COMMUNITY JR. COLLEGE)
  • KYFW (88.3 FM; WICHITA, KS; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • KMXW (92.3 FM; NEWTON, KS; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around Derby:

  • KTQW-LP (Channel 53; WICHITA, KS; Owner: KNOWLEDGE L.C.)
  • KSNW (Channel 3; WICHITA, KS; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION OF WICHITA)
  • KSAS-TV (Channel 24; WICHITA, KS; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KWCV (Channel 33; WICHITA, KS; Owner: WLBB BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • KAKE-TV (Channel 10; WICHITA, KS; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)
  • K59DA (Channel 59; WICHITA, KS; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K15DD (Channel 15; WICHITA, KS; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KCTU-LP (Channel 55; WICHITA, KS; Owner: RIVER CITY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KSMI-LP (Channel 51; WICHITA, KS; Owner: RIVER CITY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KFVT-LP (Channel 40; WICHITA, KS; Owner: LOCKE SUPPLY CO.)
  • KSCC (Channel 36; HUTCHINSON, KS; Owner: MERCURY BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KWCH-TV (Channel 12; HUTCHINSON, KS; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL BROADCASTING OF SO. CAROLINA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KPTS (Channel 8; HUTCHINSON, KS; Owner: KANSAS PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS SERVICE, INC.)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Derby fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 29Number of bridges
  • 217ft / 66.4mTotal length
  • $637,000Total costs
  • 106,627Total average daily traffic
  • 5,995Total average daily truck traffic
  • 129,957Total future (year 2034) average daily traffic
New bridges in Derby, KS - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11930-1939
  • 41960-1969
  • 31970-1979
  • 51980-1989
  • 81990-1999
  • 82000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Derby, KS
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Derby)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 67 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Derby, KS)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
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: 189 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Derby)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 3 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Derby)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 86 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full and 7 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED132$129,76064$121,329300$121,18749$29,8571$124,16016$83,5750$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED3$139,3178$132,01823$113,1614$22,0980$03$110,2571$56,830
APPLICATIONS DENIED17$125,56917$112,33784$128,27521$16,4750$06$106,5952$139,885
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN7$124,4017$88,80951$121,3522$50,6900$05$77,2080$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$74,7150$014$118,6570$00$02$117,9300$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0098.01 , 0098.02, 0099.00, 0100.04, 0100.05

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full and 7 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED24$146,80014$149,381
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED6$122,9675$246,596
APPLICATIONS DENIED7$170,5162$308,515
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$121,8151$292,270
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0098.01 , 0098.02, 0099.00, 0100.04, 0100.05

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Derby, KS
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Derby, KS - Value

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 134. The highest number of reported fires - 207 took place in 2011, and the least - 81 in 2010. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Derby, KS When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (52.2%), and Structure Fires (35.6%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Derby, KS
    • 1,18752.2%Outside Fires
    • 81035.6%Structure Fires
    • 23810.5%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 381.7%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Derby, KS
Most common first names in Derby, KS among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary6679.5 years
John5868.7 years
Robert5670.1 years
William4371.4 years
James4070.1 years
Charles3774.9 years
Helen3381.7 years
Donald2870.9 years
Harold2872.5 years
Dorothy2676.3 years
Most common last names in Derby, KS among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith3078.8 years
Miller1870.5 years
Taylor1875.5 years
Wilson1770.1 years
Johnson1768.8 years
Williams1676.5 years
Allen1574.8 years
Davis1472.7 years
Nelson1378.1 years
Moore1274.2 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Derby, KS
  • 87.0%Utility gas
  • 12.4%Electricity
  • 0.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.2%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Derby, KS
  • 53.0%Utility gas
  • 44.8%Electricity
  • 1.9%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Derby compared to Kansas state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below 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.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Derby on our top lists:

  • #32 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Other Western Europe (population 500+)"
  • #28 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest carbon monoxide air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #44 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #45 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of births per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
  • #55 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Particulate Matter (PM10) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #57 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Nitrogen Dioxide air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
There are 115 pilots and 249 other airmen in this city.
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  • Kenneth Douglas Johnson (5)
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  • Ryan Signer (4)
  • Randy Rex Kysar (4)
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Total of 115 patent applications in 2008-2020.