Elwood, Kansas

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Population in 2014: 1,204 (91% urban, 9% rural). Population change since 2000: +5.2%
 
Males: 651  (54.1%)
Females: 553  (45.9%)
Median resident age:  39.6 years
Kansas median age:  36.5 years

Zip codes: 66024, 66090.

Elwood Zip Code Map
Estimated median household income in 2016: $35,891 (it was $28,950 in 2000)
Elwood:

$35,891
KS:

$54,935

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $18,343 (it was $12,601 in 2000)

Elwood city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $75,502 (it was $33,300 in 2000)
Elwood:

$75,502
KS:

$144,900

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $79,655; Detached houses: $96,835; Mobile homes: $49,346

Median gross rent in 2016: $636.

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  • Races in Elwood, KS (2010)

    Elwood races chart
    • 1,02483.7%White alone
    • 826.7%Black alone
    • 544.4%Hispanic
    • 494.0%Two or more races
    • 110.9%American Indian alone
    • 20.2%Asian alone
    • 20.2%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Elwood: 79.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (28.6%), American (10.6%), English (5.6%), Irish (2.7%), Italian (2.3%), Scotch-Irish (2.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 813 feet

Land area: 2.03 square miles.

Population density: 592 people per square mile   (low).

Elwood,KS real estate house value index trend

Elwood, Kansas map

For population 25 years and over in Elwood:

  • High school or higher: 87.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 3.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.2%
  • Unemployed: 5.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Elwood city:

  • Never married: 26.5%
  • Now married: 53.0%
  • Separated: 2.2%
  • Widowed: 6.3%
  • Divorced: 11.9%

3 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.3%
Kansas:

6.9%



According to our research of Kansas and other state lists there were 9 registered sex offenders living in Elwood, Kansas as of December 18, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in Elwood to the number of sex offenders is 105 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,234 (1.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $991 (1.5%)

Elwood satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: St. Joseph, MO (2.2 miles , pop. 73,990).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Kansas City, MO (49.9 miles , pop. 441,545).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (403.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: St. Joseph, MO (1.5 miles ), Wathena, KS (1.9 miles ), Country Club, MO (2.3 miles ), Amazonia, MO (3.1 miles ), Agency, MO (3.2 miles ), Troy, KS (3.4 miles ), De Kalb, MO (3.4 miles ), Easton, MO (3.6 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1998: 9 buildings, average cost: $96,000
  • 1999: 25 buildings, average cost: $90,000
  • 2000: 7 buildings, average cost: $108,200
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $20,000
  • 2002: 2 buildings, average cost: $116,300
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $80,000
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $168,100
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $168,100
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $125,000
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $125,000
  • 2013: 2 buildings, average cost: $183,300

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 39.75 N, Longitude: 94.88 W

Area code: 913

Elwood household income distribution Elwood home values distribution

Crime rates in Elwood by Year
Type 2003 2004 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2015 2016
Murders 010000000000
per 100,000 0.085.20.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 200300111101
per 100,000 170.10.00.0262.20.00.089.481.281.483.10.084.7
Robberies 100000100010
per 100,000 85.00.00.00.00.00.089.40.00.00.083.40.0
Assaults 23122514579342
per 100,000 170.1255.51,033.6174.8445.61,252.2446.8568.2732.3249.4333.6169.3
Burglaries 2784024221312471213212
per 100,000 2,295.9681.43,445.32,097.91,960.81,162.81,072.43,814.9976.41,080.6166.81,016.1
Theft 332442821231418152297
per 100,000 255.12,725.73,789.82,447.61,871.72,057.21,251.11,461.01,220.51,828.8750.6592.7
Auto thefts 285733315224
per 100,000 170.1681.4430.7611.9267.4268.3268.181.2406.8166.3166.8338.7
Arson 001110000000
per 100,000 0.00.086.187.489.10.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 277.6) 369.0420.1633.9538.5322.6435.6334.2510.6361.3278.5146.8223.5

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Elwood detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 2 (2 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.69
Kansas average:

1.80
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.0%
Kansas:

3.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +68 (+6.3%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (38%)
  • Wholesale trade (12%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (12%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (9%)
  • Health care and social assistance (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (34%)
  • Manufacturing (14%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (28%)
  • Transportation occupations (25%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (10%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (5%)
  • Material moving occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (22%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (14%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (13%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (9%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (7%)

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

Average climate in Elwood, Kansas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Elwood-area historical tornado activity is near Kansas state average. It is 103% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/10/1965, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 8.9 miles away from the Elwood city center injured 11 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 6/8/1966, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 33.5 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Elwood-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Kansas state average. It is 74% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 385.8 miles away from the city center
On 9/26/1990 at 13:18:51, a magnitude 5.0 (4.7 MB, 4.8 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 7.7 mi) earthquake occurred 340.1 miles away from Elwood center
On 7/16/2004 at 12:17:30, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 MW, 3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 70.4 miles away from the city center
On 5/4/1991 at 01:18:54, a magnitude 5.0 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 352.4 miles away from the city center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 379.8 miles away from Elwood center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 378.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Doniphan County (14) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 5, Winter Storms: 3, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Elwood topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Elwood:

  • HEARTLAND REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER - WEST (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; ST JOSEPH, MO)
  • WOODLAND HILLS 2 B (Hospital, about 3 miles away; SAINT JOSEPH, MO)
  • CHOICES OF ST JOSEPH (Hospital, about 3 miles away; ST JOSEPH, MO)
  • HEARTLAND HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 5 miles away; SAINT JOSEPH, MO)
  • HANDS OF HOPE HOSPICE (Hospital, about 5 miles away; SAINT JOSEPH, MO)
  • ARBOR VIEW HEALTHCARE AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; SAINT JOSEPH, MO)
  • SILVER LININGS HEALTHCARE INC (Home Health Center, about 5 miles away; SAINT JOSEPH, MO)

Amtrak station near Elwood:

  • 5 miles: ST. JOSEPH (4225 FREDERICK AVE.) - Bus Station . Services: full-service food facilities, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Elwood:

  • Missouri Western State University (about 5 miles; Saint Joseph, MO; Full-time enrollment: 4,557)
  • Highland Community College (about 23 miles; Highland, KS; FT enrollment: 2,148)
  • Grantham University (about 37 miles; Kansas City, MO; FT enrollment: 8,385)
  • Park University (about 41 miles; Parkville, MO; FT enrollment: 9,131)
  • Northwest Missouri State University (about 42 miles; Maryville, MO; FT enrollment: 5,946)
  • Kansas City Kansas Community College (about 45 miles; Kansas City, KS; FT enrollment: 4,718)
  • Metropolitan Community College-Kansas City (about 50 miles; Kansas City, MO; FT enrollment: 12,834)

Public high school in Elwood:

  • AIM HIGH SCHOOL (Location: 1409 VERMONT, Grades: 11-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Elwood:

  • RIVERSIDE INTERMEDIATE (Students: 617, Location: 203 NORTH 12TH, Grades: 3-5)
  • RIVERSIDE MIDDLE SCHOOL (Location: 204 NORTH 12TH STREET, Grades: 6-8)
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Notable locations in Elwood: Elwood Police Department (A), Doniphan County Elwood Branch Library (B), Elwood City Hall (C), Doniphan County Fire District 4 Elwood (D), Elwood Senior Center (E), Elwood Community Center (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Elwood: First Baptist Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Doniphan 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 2013 was 92.4. This is worse than average.

City:

92.4
U.S.:

74.7

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2003 was 3.49. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.49
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 36.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

36.5
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 28.3. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.3
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 10.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.9
U.S.:

9.4
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 21.8%
(17.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 43.5% for Black residents, 27.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 21.4% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Kansas:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  66.5%
Whole state:  66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  7.6%
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: 0.0% of all households

Elwood, Kansas environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Elwood (2011 data):

  • Pony Express Community Bank: Elwood Branch at 209 Roseport Roadelwood, branch established on 1996/01/13. Info updated 2010/05/18: Bank assets: $65.0 mil, Deposits: $57.9 mil, headquarters in St. Joseph, MO, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Pony Express Bancorp, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

5.8
Kansas average:

11.2

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Elwood city (based on Doniphan County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant1,4119
Mainline Protestant1,40011
Catholic6235
Other1842
Black Protestant1442
None4,183-
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
Doniphan County:

6.44 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

1.96 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Doniphan County:

6.44 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.84 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 4
Here:

5.15 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.6%
Kansas:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Doniphan County:

28.9%
Kansas:

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

39.7%
State:

13.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

48.5%
State:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Elwood:

46.3%
State:

45.1%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.2
Kansas:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Elwood:

22.0%
Kansas:

21.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Elwood:

9.5%
Kansas:

10.6%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Kansas:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

36.4%
Kansas:

33.6%

General health condition:
Here:

56.5%
State:

55.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Elwood:

79.2%
Kansas:

78.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Elwood, 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 2$4,799$28,7941$102
Other Government Administration 0$0 6$816
Police Protection - Officers 5$9,860$23,6641$788
Sewerage 1$2,253$27,0360$0
Water Supply 2$3,763$22,5780$0
Electric Power 1$3,825$45,9000$0
Totals for Government 11$24,500$26,7278$1,706

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

  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $415,000 ($344.68)
    Central Staff Services: $309,000 ($256.64)
    Water Utilities: $291,000 ($241.69)
    Police Protection: $103,000 ($85.55)
    General - Other: $95,000 ($78.90)
    Regular Highways: $86,000 ($71.43)
    Sewerage: $78,000 ($64.78)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $0 ($0.00)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $58,000 ($48.17)
    General - Other: $35,000 ($29.07)
    Central Staff: $20,000 ($16.61)
    Electric Utilities: $10,000 ($8.31)
    Sewerage: $3,000 ($2.49)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $297,000 ($246.68)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $118,000 ($98.01)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $355,000 ($294.85)
    General Revenue, NEC: $248,000 ($205.98)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $491,000 ($407.81)
    Water Utilities: $284,000 ($235.88)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $74,000 ($61.46)
    General Support: $11,000 ($9.14)
  • Tax - Property: $216,000 ($179.40)
    Total General Sales: $200,000 ($166.11)
    NEC: $112,000 ($93.02)
    Public Utilities: $61,000 ($50.66)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $8,000 ($6.64)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $4,000,000 ($3322.26)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $0 ($0.00)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $4,000 ($3.32)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $4,000,000 ($3322.26)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $4,000 ($3.32)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $1,038,000 ($862.13)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $4,000,000 ($3322.26)

5.30% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($26,422 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.30%
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 Buchanan County, MO  2.06% ($27,283 average AGI)
from Atchison County, KS  0.55% ($27,125)
from Brown County, KS  0.48% ($25,429)


6.13% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($36,311 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.13%
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 Buchanan County, MO  2.39% ($34,800 average AGI)
to Brown County, KS  0.44% ($33,385)

Strongest AM radio stations in Elwood:

  • KFEQ (680 AM; 5 kW; ST. JOSEPH, MO; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC.)
  • KSFT (1550 AM; 5 kW; ST. JOSEPH, MO; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KGNM (1270 AM; 1 kW; ST. JOSEPH, MO)
  • KCMO (710 AM; 10 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA KANSAS CITY PARTNERSHIP)
  • KKHK (1250 AM; 25 kW; KANSAS CITY, KS)
  • KAIR (1470 AM; 1 kW; ATCHISON, KS; Owner: KNZA INC.)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KKLO (1410 AM; 5 kW; LEAVENWORTH, KS; Owner: CHARA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KKAR (1290 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KCCV (760 AM; daytime; 6 kW; OVERLAND PARK, KS; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KCSP (610 AM; 5 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Elwood:

  • KKJO-FM (105.5 FM; ST. JOSEPH, MO; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC)
  • K220FX (91.9 FM; ST. JOSEPH, MO; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KSJQ (92.7 FM; SAVANNAH, MO; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC.)
  • KAIR-FM (93.7 FM; HORTON, KS; Owner: KNZA INC.)
  • K209CT (89.7 FM; ST. JOSEPH, MO; Owner: COMMUNITY BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Elwood:

  • KQTV (Channel 2; ST. JOSEPH, MO; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF THE MIDWEST, INC.)
  • KTAJ (Channel 16; ST. JOSEPH, MO; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)

Elwood fatal accident list:

Jan 4, 2012 02:45 PM, Sr-238, Roseport Rd, Lat: 39.74771, Lon: -94.89801, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Mar 1, 2004 04:55 AM, Roseport Rd, Third St, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Aug 29, 1985 04:00 AM, 36, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Apr 8, 1981 02:20 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 16m52ftTotal length
  • $458,000Total costs
  • 19,940Total average daily traffic
  • 1,690Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • ELWOOD, Int Hwy 238 & Airport Rd (Lat: 39.748306 Lon: -94.897167), Structure height: 7.3 m, Overall height: 9.8 m, Call Sign: WPNE555
    Assigned Frequencies: 18645.0 MHz, 18745.0 MHzGrant Date: 01/07/1999, Expiration Date: 06/16/2002, Cancellation Date: 09/15/2002Registrant: Phone: (512) 848-7600

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

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  • 103 Vermont Rd (Lat: 39.766667 Lon: -94.900250), Type: Building, Overall height: 5 m, Call Sign: WRD554, Licensee ID: L00006104
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.425 MHz, 156.450 MHz, 156.800 MHzGrant Date: 02/16/1996, Expiration Date: 02/16/2001, Cancellation Date: 05/20/2001Registrant: Eugene E Daniels, 103 Vermont Rd Box 489, Elwood, KS 66024

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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  • Call Sign: KC0DQZ, Licensee ID: L01364128, Grant Date: 08/06/2008, Expiration Date: 08/06/2018, Certifier: Paul J Bergonzoni, Registrant: Paul J Bergonzoni, Elwood, KS 66024
  • Call Sign: WA0NTO, Licensee ID: L00834398, Grant Date: 05/21/2014, Expiration Date: 07/28/2024, Registrant: Galen L Cloud, 1006 Kentucky, Elwood, KS 66024-0373
  • Call Sign: KD0FGA, Licensee ID: L01433517, Grant Date: 09/24/2008, Expiration Date: 09/24/2018, Certifier: Rika Berganzani, Registrant: Rika Berganzani, 907 Vermont, Elwood, KS 66024
  • Call Sign: KD0FGB, Licensee ID: L01433518, Grant Date: 09/24/2008, Expiration Date: 09/24/2018, Certifier: Nicholas L Schoeneck, Registrant: Nicholas L Schoeneck, 301 Kentucky, Elwood, KS 66024

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: CURKENDALL THOMAS L LONG-EZ (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 6LZ , Serial Number: 366
    Registrant (Partnership): Ralph W Holaday, Po Box 302, Elwood, KS 66024, Other Owners: Paul E Rush

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

  • ELWOOD, CITY OF (Population served: 1,208, Primary Water Source Type: Purch groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 16
  • Hazardous Condition: 2

Incident types - Elwood

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Most common first names in Elwood, KS among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William1370.4 years
James773.6 years
Mary777.0 years
Robert772.4 years
Charles665.7 years
Thomas673.7 years
Clarence583.4 years
Ray481.0 years
Nellie474.0 years
George474.2 years
Most common last names in Elwood, KS among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Miller872.3 years
Davis773.9 years
Mitchell672.2 years
Schoeneck580.2 years
Brown567.8 years
King576.4 years
Watson475.5 years
Scott484.5 years
Sanderson473.0 years
Young482.2 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (89%)
  • Electricity (6%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (4%)

Businesses in Elwood, KS

  • FedEx: 1

Elwood compared to Kansas state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • House age below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Elwood on our top lists:

  • #42 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people born in other U.S. states (population 500+)"
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