Dexter, Kansas

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Population in 2017: 274 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -24.7%
Males: 143  (52.2%)
Females: 131  (47.8%)
Median resident age:

54.0 years
Kansas median age:

36.7 years

Zip codes: 67038.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $45,355 (it was $32,656 in 2000)
Dexter:

$45,355
KS:

$56,422

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $18,545 (it was $12,615 in 2000)

Dexter city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $46,481 (it was $25,000 in 2000)
Dexter:

$46,481
KS:

$150,600

Median gross rent in 2017: $499.

March 2019 cost of living index in Dexter: 77.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 10.7%
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  • Races in Dexter, KS (2010)
    • 26394.6%White alone
    • 103.6%American Indian alone
    • 20.7%Two or more races
    • 20.7%Hispanic
    • 10.4%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

Races in Dexter 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 Dexter, Kansas as of January 23, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Dexter is 76 to 1.


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Ancestries: American (48.8%), German (11.2%), English (6.5%), Irish (5.9%), Swedish (5.9%), Danish (2.9%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1208 feet

Land area: 0.28 square miles.

Population density: 986 people per square mile   (low).

Dexter, Kansas map

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $740 (1.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,040 (1.6%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Wichita, KS (49.0 miles , pop. 344,284).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (303.0 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities:

Burden, KS (3.1 miles ),
Cambridge, KS (3.1 miles),
Cedar Vale, KS (3.6 miles ),
Winfield, KS (3.9 miles ),
Grainola, OK (4.1 miles),
Parkerfield, KS (4.1 miles ),
Atlanta, KS (4.2 miles ),
Grenola, KS (4.3 miles )

Latitude: 37.18 N, Longitude: 96.72 W

Area code: 620

Distribution of median household income in Dexter, KS in 2017
Distribution of house value in Dexter, KS in 2017
Dexter satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.6%
Kansas:

3.7%
Population change in the 1990s: +43 (+13.4%).
Most common industries in Dexter, KS (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (23.4%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (9.0%)
  • Construction (7.8%)
  • Educational services (7.2%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.4%)
  • Public administration (4.8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (4.2%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (15.7%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (10.8%)
  • Health care (9.6%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (7.2%)
  • Metal & metal products (7.2%)
  • Public administration (7.2%)
  • Warehousing & storage (6.0%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (36.9%)
  • Educational services (9.5%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (7.1%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (7.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.0%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.8%)
Most common occupations in Dexter, KS (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (9.6%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.4%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5.4%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.4%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.2%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (10.8%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (9.6%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (8.4%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (7.2%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (6.0%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.8%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (4.8%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (11.9%)
  • Other healthcare support occupations (8.3%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (7.1%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7.1%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.1%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.0%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (6.0%)

Average climate in Dexter, Kansas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 49.2. This is significantly better than average.

City:

49.2
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2008 was 0.00714. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 23.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00714
U.S.:

0.26671
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2008 was 0.301. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 19.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.301
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 29.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 23.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.2
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 25.5. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 23.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.5
U.S.:

19.6

Tornado activity:

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

On 5/25/1955, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 18.8 miles away from the Dexter city center killed 80 people and injured 273 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 3/16/1965, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 8.9 miles away from the city center injured 7 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Dexter-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Kansas state average. It is 69% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/6/1997 at 23:38:00, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 175.0 miles away from Dexter 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 111.1 miles away from the city center
On 2/15/1974 at 13:33:49, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG) earthquake occurred 225.1 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 367.2 miles away from the city 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 173.5 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 191.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Cowley County (19) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 17
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 13, Storms: 13, Tornadoes: 7, Winds: 4, Winter Storms: 4, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Dexter topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Dexter:

  • DEXTER CARE CENTER (315 S MAIN PO BOX 98)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Dexter:

  • CEDAR VALE COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 14 miles away; CEDAR VALE, KS)
  • CEDAR VALE NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; CEDAR VALE, KS)
  • GOOD SAMARITAN SOCIETY - WINFIELD (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; WINFIELD, KS)
  • GOOD SAMARITAN VILLAGE (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; WINFIELD, KS)
  • WINFIELD REST HAVEN II, LLC (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; WINFIELD, KS)
  • CUMBERNAULD VILLAGE (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; WINFIELD, KS)
  • WINFIELD DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 16 miles away; WINFIELD, KS)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Dexter:

  • Cowley County Community College (about 20 miles; Arkansas City, KS; Full-time enrollment: 3,173)
  • Butler Community College (about 45 miles; El Dorado, KS; FT enrollment: 6,676)
  • Northern Oklahoma College (about 48 miles; Tonkawa, OK; FT enrollment: 3,414)
  • Wichita Area Technical College (about 49 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 2,220)
  • Wichita Technical Institute (about 49 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 2,015)
  • Wichita State University (about 49 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 11,743)
  • Friends University (about 50 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 2,024)

Public high school in Dexter:

  • DEXTER HIGH (Students: 124, Location: 311 N. MAIN, Grades: 6-12)

Public elementary/middle school in Dexter:

  • DEXTER ELEM (Students: 69, Location: 311 N. MAIN, Grades: PK-5)
See full list of schools located in Dexter

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Dexter: Dexter Police Department (A), Dexter City Hall (B), Cowley County Fire District 1 Dexter (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Dexter include: Dexter Baptist Church (A), Dexter Christian Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Birthplace of: Dawn Rochelle Warner - Female model, George Hale (baseball) - Baseball player.

Cowley 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 Dexter that have no violations reported:

  • DEXTER, CITY OF (Population served: 278, Primary Water Source Type: Purch surface water)
Average household size:
This city:

2.4 people
Kansas:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

73.3%
Whole state:

66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

3.8%
Whole state:

5.8%


No gay or lesbian households reported

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

For population 15 years and over in Dexter:

Marital status in Dexter, KS
  • Never married: 8.0%
  • Now married: 67.4%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 13.2%
  • Divorced: 11.5%

For population 25 years and over in Dexter:

  • High school or higher: 88.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.5%
  • Unemployed: 6.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.1 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.3
Kansas average:

11.1

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Dexter, KS (based on Cowley County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant7,41950
Mainline Protestant6,56423
Catholic2,5002
Black Protestant5244
Other5024
None18,802-
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: 5
Cowley County:

1.46 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

1.96 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 16
Cowley County:

4.68 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.84 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 25
Here:

7.31 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.4%
Kansas:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

30.1%
Kansas:

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

12.4%
Kansas:

13.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Dexter:

48.8%
State:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Dexter:

44.1%
Kansas:

45.1%

Average BMI:
Dexter:

32.1
State:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Dexter:

13.5%
Kansas:

21.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Dexter:

14.7%
Kansas:

10.6%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Dexter:

6.4
Kansas:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

44.6%
State:

33.6%

General health condition:
This city:

54.0%
State:

55.2%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

85.1%
Kansas:

78.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Dexter, 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 and Unallocable 1$2,339$28,0680$0
Streets and Highways 0$0 0$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 2$691
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 1$2,339$28,0682$691

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

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $52,000 ($189.78)
    Sewerage: $18,000 ($65.69)
    Central Staff Services: $11,000 ($40.15)
    Police Protection: $5,000 ($18.25)
    Regular Highways: $1,000 ($3.65)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $46,000 ($167.88)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $13,000 ($47.45)

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

  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $52,000 ($189.78)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $8,000 ($29.20)
  • Tax - Property: $71,000 ($259.12)
    Public Utilities Sales: $1,000 ($3.65)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $316,000 ($1153.28)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $316,000 ($1153.28)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $34,000 ($124.09)

4.92% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($37,804 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.92%
Kansas average:

6.44%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Sedgwick County, KS  1.04% ($37,704 average AGI)
from Sumner County, KS  0.45% ($44,203)
from Kay County, OK  0.33% ($27,419)


5.63% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($36,871 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.63%
Kansas average:

7.12%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Sedgwick County, KS  1.40% ($35,984 average AGI)
to Sumner County, KS  0.42% ($36,273)
to Kay County, OK  0.31% ($28,225)

Strongest AM radio stations in Dexter:

  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KFTI (1070 AM; 10 kW; WICHITA, KS; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • 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.)
  • KSOK (1280 AM; daytime; 1 kW; ARKANSAS CITY, KS; Owner: COWLEY COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KOMA (1520 AM; 50 kW; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • KFH (1330 AM; 5 kW; WICHITA, KS; Owner: ENTERCOM WICHITA LICENSE, LLC)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KQAM (1480 AM; 5 kW; WICHITA, KS; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KMYR (1410 AM; 5 kW; WICHITA, KS; Owner: AGAPE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KCRC (1390 AM; 10 kW; ENID, OK; Owner: CHISHOLM TRAIL BROADCASTING CO.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Dexter:

  • KYQQ (106.5 FM; ARKANSAS CITY, KS; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KSJM (107.9 FM; WINFIELD, KS; Owner: SHERMAN BROADCAST GROUP INC.)
  • KSOK-FM (95.9 FM; WINFIELD, KS; Owner: COWLEY COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KACY (102.5 FM; ARKANSAS CITY, KS; Owner: THIRD COAST BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KBDD (91.9 FM; WINFILED, KS; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KYFM (100.1 FM; BARTLESVILLE, OK; Owner: KCD ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • KAXR (91.3 FM; ARKANSAS CITY, KS; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 15Number of bridges
  • 167ft / 51.3mTotal length
  • $2,753,000Total costs
  • 6,795Total average daily traffic
  • 1,242Total average daily truck traffic
  • 6,782Total future (year 2028) average daily traffic
New bridges in Dexter, KS - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11900-1909
  • 21920-1929
  • 31930-1939
  • 31950-1959
  • 21960-1969
  • 11990-1999
  • 12000-2009
  • 22010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Dexter, KS

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

4
  • Edwin D Geer, 7.6 Km North Ne Of Dexter, Ks. (Lat: 37.243056 Lon: -96.663889), Type: 126.5, Overall height: 122 m, Registrant: Kansas Department Of Transportation, Topek-a, Phone: (785) 296-3661
  • Neal Brown, 3.5 Miles South Of (Lat: 37.111750 Lon: -96.644222), Type: 89.9, Overall height: 85.3 m, Registrant: Cellular Network Partnership, Dnbrown@ptci.Com, , 539 Kingf-isher, Phone: (405) 375-0671
  • NEAL BROWN, 3.5 Miles South Of (Lat: 37.111750 Lon: -96.644222), Type: 89.9, Overall height: 85.3 m, Registrant: Cellular Network Partnership, Dnbrown@ptci.Com, , 539 Kingf-isher, Phone: (405) 375-0671
  • 7.6 Km North Ne Of Dexter, Ks. (Lat: 37.243056 Lon: -96.663889), Type: 126.5, Overall height: 122 m, Registrant: Kansas Department Of Transportation, Topek-a, Phone: (785) 296-3661

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • 2 1/2 Mi S 1 1/4 Mi W 1/4 Mi N (Lat: 37.149194 Lon: -96.749472), Call Sign: KXP840, Licensee ID: L00115095,
    Assigned Frequencies: 47.4800 MHz, Grant Date: 05/02/1999, Expiration Date: 05/02/2004, Cancellation Date: 07/04/2004, Registrant: Bradley, J H:bradley, Jim P Dba J H Bradley & Sons, 23706 232nd Rd, Dexter, KS 67038
  • Lat: 37.178611 Lon: -96.717778, Call Sign: WPTB889,
    Assigned Frequencies: 453.987 MHz, 458.987 MHz, Grant Date: 06/09/2011, Expiration Date: 08/24/2021, Certifier: Donald D Wilson, Registrant: Comm-Tronix, 1735 Mccormick, Wichita, KS 67213, Phone: (316) 263-5958, Fax: (316) 462-0555, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • Cowley East, 5.6 Km South Of (Lat: 37.111750 Lon: -96.644222), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 85.3 m, Overall height: 89.9 m, Call Sign: WQGF747,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6197.24 MHz, 6345.49 MHz, 6725.00 MHz, 6197.24 MHz, 6345.49 MHz, 6725.00 MHz, 6197.24 MHz, 6345.49 MHz, 6725.00 MHz, 6197.24 MHz... (+51 more), Grant Date: 11/29/2016, Expiration Date: 01/04/2027, Certifier: Richard A Ruhl, Registrant: Lukas, Lafuria, Gutierrez & Sachs, LLP, 8300 Greensboro Drive, Suite 1200, Tysons, VA 22102, Phone: (703) 584-8665, Fax: (703) 584-8696, Email:
  • HWY 166 WEST, Us 166 And County Road 14 (Lat: 37.098250 Lon: -96.823472), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 94.5 m, Overall height: 99.1 m, Call Sign: WQUL865,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11325.0 MHz, Grant Date: 08/12/2014, Expiration Date: 08/12/2024, Cancellation Date: 01/05/2016, Certifier: John E Monday, Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 3300 E. Renner Road, B3132, Richardson, TX 75082, Phone: (855) 699-7073, Fax: (972) 907-1131, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

6
  • Call Sign: WA0CMW, Licensee ID: L01317420, Grant Date: 08/23/2007, Expiration Date: 11/14/2017, Certifier: Robert E Lindly, Registrant: Robert E Lindly, Route 1, Dexter, KS 67038
  • Call Sign: KC0VPN, Licensee ID: L01093785, Grant Date: 12/14/2005, Expiration Date: 12/14/2015, Cancellation Date: 12/15/2017, Certifier: Gary J Patterson, Registrant: Gary J Patterson, Dexter, KS 67038
  • Call Sign: KD0OBV, Licensee ID: L01628077, Grant Date: 03/30/2011, Expiration Date: 03/30/2021, Cancellation Date: 12/20/2016, Certifier: Brian W Stone, Registrant: Brian W Stone, Dexter, KS 67038
  • Call Sign: KD0ZZI, Licensee ID: L01856767, Grant Date: 04/10/2014, Expiration Date: 04/10/2024, Certifier: Byron K Radcliff, Registrant: Byron K Radcliff, Dexter, KS 67038
  • Call Sign: K1OCR, Previous Call Sign: KD0OBV, Licensee ID: L01628077, Grant Date: 12/20/2016, Expiration Date: 12/20/2026, Certifier: Brian W Stone, Registrant: Brian W Stone, Dexter, KS 67038
  • Call Sign: KE0MUV, Licensee ID: L02093366, Grant Date: 04/05/2017, Expiration Date: 04/05/2027, Certifier: Thomas I Stout, Registrant: Thomas I Stout, 22863 202nd Rd, Dexter, KS 67038

2003 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2003 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 12. The highest number of reported fires - 30 took place in 2005, and the least - 0 in 2012. The data has a declining trend.
    Fire incident types in Dexter, KS When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (74.0%), and Structure Fires (19.9%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Dexter, KS
    • 14574.0%Outside Fires
    • 3919.9%Structure Fires
    • 115.6%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 10.5%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Dexter, KS
Most common first names in Dexter, KS among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William980.8 years
John678.4 years
Robert664.8 years
Ruby584.6 years
Harry482.7 years
Albert477.2 years
Bertha478.0 years
Jesse479.3 years
Clarence377.3 years
Charles381.3 years
Most common last names in Dexter, KS among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Radcliff786.0 years
Martin683.3 years
Chambers576.2 years
Crow482.5 years
Brazle481.5 years
Hoyt485.5 years
Mosier488.0 years
Smith481.2 years
Condit391.0 years
Nellis382.0 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Dexter, KS
  • 74.1%Utility gas
  • 19.4%Electricity
  • 4.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.9%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Dexter, KS
  • 90.9%Utility gas
  • 9.1%Electricity


Dexter compared to Kansas state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage 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.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
There are no pilots and 2 other airmen in this city.
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