Elk City, Kansas

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Population in 2014: 314 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +3.0%
 
Males: 174  (55.6%)
Females: 140  (44.4%)
Median resident age:  35.9 years
Kansas median age:  36.0 years

Zip codes: 67344.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $29,635 (it was $25,000 in 2000)
Elk City:

$29,635
KS:

$50,972

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $14,640 (it was $15,152 in 2000)

Elk City city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $45,961 (it was $20,800 in 2000)
Elk City:

$45,961
KS:

$129,700

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $45,317; Detached houses: $49,808; Mobile homes: $20,530

Median gross rent in 2013: $679.

  • Races in Elk City, KS (2010)

    Elk City races chart
    • 30393.2%White alone
    • 134.0%Two or more races
    • 30.9%American Indian alone
    • 30.9%Hispanic
    • 20.6%Black alone
    • 10.3%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Elk City: 79.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (20.7%), English (14.2%), Irish (12.7%), United States (8.8%), Dutch (5.4%), French Canadian (2.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 835 feet

Land area: 0.34 square miles.

Population density: 916 people per square mile   (low).

Elk City, Kansas map

For population 25 years and over in Elk City:

  • High school or higher: 84.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 7.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.4%
  • Unemployed: 1.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Elk City city:

  • Never married: 29.7%
  • Now married: 55.6%
  • Separated: 0.3%
  • Widowed: 4.9%
  • Divorced: 9.4%



According to our research of Kansas and other state lists there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Elk City, Kansas as of July 01, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Elk City to the number of sex offenders is 106 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $754 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $524 (1.5%)

Elk City satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Tulsa, OK (80.2 miles , pop. 393,049).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (314.5 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Longton, KS (3.4 miles ), Independence, KS (3.4 miles ), Havana, KS (3.7 miles) , Neodesha, KS (4.0 miles ), Elk Falls, KS (4.0 miles) , Niotaze, KS (4.1 miles) , Fredonia, KS (4.2 miles ), Peru, KS (4.2 miles) .

Latitude: 37.29 N, Longitude: 95.91 W

Area code: 620

Elk City household income distribution Elk City home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

6.3%
Kansas:

3.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -54 (-15.0%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation and warehousing (12%)
  • Other services, except public administration (12%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (7%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (5%)
  • Manufacturing (17%)
  • Health care and social assistance (17%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Finance and insurance (12%)
  • Information (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (2%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Material moving occupations (16%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (10%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (5%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (14%)
  • Production occupations (14%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (10%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (10%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)

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

Average climate in Elk City, Kansas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Tornado activity:

Elk City-area historical tornado activity is near Kansas state average. It is 92% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/25/1955, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 47.5 miles away from the Elk City city center killed 80 people and injured 273 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 3/15/1982, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 17.6 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured one person and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Elk City-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Kansas state average. It is 71% 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 184.3 miles away from the city center
On 5/4/2001 at 06:42:12, a magnitude 4.7 (4.2 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 252.5 miles away from Elk City center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 253.3 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 156.1 miles away from the city center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 330.9 miles away from Elk City center
On 2/15/1974 at 13:33:49, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG) earthquake occurred 270.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Montgomery County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 2, Winds: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Elk City topographic map

Birthplace of: Harry Hines Woodring - Politician and Army officer.

Hospitals and medical centers near Elk City:

  • MEADOWBROOK TERRACE OF INDEPENDENCE (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; INDEPENDENCE, KS)
  • COLONIAL LODGE (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; INDEPENDENCE, KS)
  • LODGE AT INDEPENDENCE, THE (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; INDEPENDENCE, KS)
  • THE REGAL ESTATE OF GLENWOOD (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; INDEPENDENCE, KS)
  • INDEPENDENCE DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 12 miles away; INDEPENDENCE, KS)
  • MERCY HOSPITAL INDEPENDENCE Acute Care Hospitals (about 12 miles away; INDEPENDENCE, KS)
  • MERCY HOSPITAL SNF (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; INDEPENDENCE, KS)

airports located in Elk City:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Elk City:

  • Allen County Community College (about 53 miles; Iola, KS; Full-time enrollment: 2,089)
  • Butler Community College (about 65 miles; El Dorado, KS; FT enrollment: 6,676)
  • Cowley County Community College (about 65 miles; Arkansas City, KS; FT enrollment: 3,173)
  • Northeastern Oklahoma A&M College (about 65 miles; Miami, OK; FT enrollment: 2,075)
  • Pittsburg State University (about 67 miles; Pittsburg, KS; FT enrollment: 6,838)
  • Rogers State University (about 69 miles; Claremore, OK; FT enrollment: 3,482)
  • University of Tulsa (about 79 miles; Tulsa, OK; FT enrollment: 3,702)

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Notable locations in Elk City: Louisburg Township Rural Fire Department (A), Elk City Town Hall (B), Elk City Volunteer Fire Department (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Elk City include: First Christian Church (A), Elk City Church of the Nazarene (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Montgomery County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 16.6. This is significantly better than average.

City:

16.6
U.S.:

74.7

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 4.44. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 20.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.44
U.S.:

1.91

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 19.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

19.2
U.S.:

20.0
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 27.3%
(28.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 57.1% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Kansas:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  68.9%
Whole state:  66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.1%
Whole state:  5.8%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Banks with branches in Elk City (2011 data):

  • First National Bank, Independence, Kansas: Elk City Branch at 108 East Hickory, branch established on 1989/04/17. Info updated 2006/08/09: Bank assets: $83.0 mil, Deposits: $65.9 mil, headquarters in Independence, KS, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 4 total offices

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.7
Kansas average:

11.3

Elk City travel time to work - commute Elk City mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Elk City city (based on Montgomery County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant10,08363
Mainline Protestant4,90423
Catholic2,9004
Other8263
Black Protestant4316
None16,327-
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: 6
Montgomery County:

1.74 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

1.96 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.29 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Montgomery County:

0.29 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

0.51 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 22
Montgomery County:

6.38 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.84 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 27
Here:

7.84 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.1%
Kansas:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Montgomery County:

29.6%
Kansas:

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

13.8%
State:

13.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Elk City:

49.0%
Kansas:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Elk City:

43.4%
Kansas:

45.1%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.7
State:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Elk City:

21.8%
Kansas:

21.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Elk City:

8.1%
Kansas:

10.6%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Elk City:

6.8
Kansas:

6.8

Overweight people:
Elk City:

29.2%
Kansas:

33.6%

General health condition:
Elk City:

55.6%
Kansas:

55.2%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

73.5%
Kansas:

78.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Elk City, 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
Financial Administration 1$2,985$35,8200$0
Other Government Administration 1$2,675$32,1006$84
Sewerage 0$0 1$1,200
Parks and Recreation 1$2,750$33,0000$0
Water Supply 2$7,397$44,3820$0
Totals for Government 5$15,807$37,9377$1,284

Elk City government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $57,000 ($181.53)
    Financial Administration: $19,000 ($60.51)
    Solid Waste Management: $18,000 ($57.32)
    Regular Highways: $7,000 ($22.29)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,000 ($6.37)
    Fire Protection: $2,000 ($6.37)
    General - Other: $2,000 ($6.37)
    Sewerage: $1,000 ($3.18)
    Parks & Recreation: $1,000 ($3.18)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Fire Protection: $3,000 ($9.55)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $34,000 ($108.28)

Elk City government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $16,000 ($50.96)
    Sewerage: $9,000 ($28.66)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $9,000 ($28.66)
    General Revenue, NEC: $5,000 ($15.92)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $91,000 ($289.81)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $11,000 ($35.03)
    General Support: $3,000 ($9.55)
  • Tax - Property: $14,000 ($44.59)
    NEC: $3,000 ($9.55)
    Public Utilities: $3,000 ($9.55)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $293,000 ($933.12)

5.00% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($29,439 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.00%
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 Wilson County, KS  0.31% ($24,921 average AGI)
from Sedgwick County, KS  0.28% ($31,657)
from Washington County, OK  0.28% ($29,800)


6.63% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($31,781 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 Washington County, OK  0.43% ($29,889 average AGI)
to Labette County, KS  0.36% ($22,156)
to Wilson County, KS  0.36% ($21,378)

Strongest AM radio stations in Elk City:

  • KGGF (690 AM; 10 kW; COFFEYVILLE, KS; Owner: KGGF-KUSN, INC.)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KTBZ (1430 AM; 25 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KMUS (1380 AM; 20 kW; MUSKOGEE, OK; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KKOW (860 AM; 10 kW; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: AMERICAN MEDIA INVESTMENTS)
  • KIND (1010 AM; 0 kW; INDEPENDENCE, KS; Owner: CENTRAL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KFTI (1070 AM; 10 kW; WICHITA, KS; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KOMA (1520 AM; 50 kW; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • WMBH (1560 AM; 10 kW; JOPLIN, MO)
  • KKHK (1250 AM; 25 kW; KANSAS CITY, KS)
  • KBTN (1420 AM; 10 kW; NEOSHO, MO; Owner: PETRACOM OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Elk City:

  • KGGF-FM (104.1 FM; FREDONIA, KS; Owner: KGGF-KUSN, INC.)
  • KIND-FM (102.9 FM; INDEPENDENCE, KS; Owner: CENTRAL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KUSN (98.1 FM; DEARING, KS; Owner: KGGF-KUSN, INC.)
  • KKRK (98.9 FM; COFFEYVILLE, KS; Owner: KGGF-KUSN, INC.)
  • KBQC (88.5 FM; INDEPENDENCE, KS; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KARF (91.9 FM; INDEPENDENCE, KS; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KYFM (100.1 FM; BARTLESVILLE, OK; Owner: KCD ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • KYQQ (106.5 FM; ARKANSAS CITY, KS; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KEOJ (101.1 FM; CANEY, KS; Owner: KXOJ, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Elk City:

  • K54GC (Channel 54; INDEPENDENCE, KS; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

5
  • Call Sign: N0VDS, Licensee ID: L00202571, Grant Date: 11/23/2002, Expiration Date: 01/19/2013, Cancellation Date: 08/03/2007, Certifier: Michael L Zinser, Registrant: Michael L Zinser, 2592 Cr 5600, Elk City, KS 67344
  • Call Sign: N5RON, Licensee ID: L00159652, Grant Date: 01/22/2014, Expiration Date: 01/22/2024, Registrant: Robert K Eaton, 2727 Cr 6000, Elk City, KS 67344
  • Call Sign: NI0U, Previous Call Sign: N0VDS, Licensee ID: L00202571, Grant Date: 08/03/2007, Expiration Date: 08/03/2017, Certifier: Michael L Zinser, Registrant: Michael L Zinser, 2592 Cr 5600, Elk City, KS 67344
  • Call Sign: KD0RRQ, Licensee ID: L01705143, Grant Date: 04/23/2012, Expiration Date: 04/23/2022, Certifier: Brandon L Giles, Registrant: Brandon L Giles, Elk City, KS 67344
  • Call Sign: KD0RTA, Licensee ID: L01706757, Grant Date: 04/30/2012, Expiration Date: 04/30/2022, Certifier: Phillip C Jones, Registrant: Phillip C Jones, Elk City, KS 67344

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

ELK CITY, CITY OF (Population served: 317, Surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2013 and SEP-2013, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (OCT-13-2011), St Public Notif requested (NOV-18-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-18-2013), St Public Notif received (APR-15-2014)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2013 and SEP-2013, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (OCT-13-2011), St Public Notif requested (NOV-18-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-18-2013), St Public Notif received (APR-15-2014)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2013 and JUN-2013, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (OCT-13-2011), St Public Notif requested (AUG-18-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-18-2013), St Public Notif received (JAN-22-2014)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2013 and JUN-2013, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (OCT-13-2011), St Public Notif requested (AUG-18-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-18-2013), St Public Notif received (JAN-22-2014)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2013 and MAR-2013, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (OCT-13-2011), St Public Notif requested (AUG-02-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-02-2013), St Public Notif received (OCT-19-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2013 and MAR-2013, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (OCT-13-2011), St Public Notif requested (AUG-02-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-02-2013), St Public Notif received (OCT-19-2013)
  • 56 other older health violations
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2010 and SEP-2010, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St BCA signed (AUG-21-2006), St Public Notif requested (DEC-09-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-09-2010), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (OCT-13-2011)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2010 and SEP-2010, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St BCA signed (AUG-21-2006), St Public Notif requested (DEC-09-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-09-2010), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (OCT-13-2011)
  • Monitoring, Turbidity (Enhanced SWTR) - In MAR-2007, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St BCA signed (AUG-21-2006)
  • Monitoring, Turbidity (Enhanced SWTR) - In FEB-2007, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St BCA signed (AUG-21-2006)
  • Monitoring, Turbidity (Enhanced SWTR) - In JAN-2007, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St BCA signed (AUG-21-2006)
  • 28 other older monitoring violations

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 42
  • Hazardous Condition: 3
  • Service Call: 1
  • Good Intent Call: 5

Incident types - Elk City

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Elk City, KS
Most common first names in Elk City, KS among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary1181.0 years
John1175.6 years
Charles1076.9 years
William974.4 years
James978.1 years
George878.3 years
Fred776.3 years
Roy779.3 years
Claude574.6 years
Paul579.6 years
Most common last names in Elk City, KS among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Cox983.1 years
Davidson976.2 years
Foster873.1 years
Smith677.8 years
Wright682.0 years
Reed580.4 years
Newton579.4 years
Vaughn586.2 years
Kimzey576.6 years
Hare484.8 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (72%)
  • Electricity (21%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)
  • Wood (3%)
  • No fuel used (1%)

Elk City compared to Kansas state average:

  • Median household income below 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 below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age 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 5 pilots and 3 other airmen in this city.
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