Erie, Kansas

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Population in 2013: 1,121 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -7.4%
 
Males: 569  (50.8%)
Females: 552  (49.2%)
Median resident age:  35.4 years
Kansas median age:  36.0 years

Zip codes: 66733.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $42,089 (it was $30,568 in 2000)
Erie:

$42,089
KS:

$50,972

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $19,945 (it was $17,019 in 2000)

Erie city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $67,678 (it was $40,600 in 2000)
Erie:

$67,678
KS:

$129,700

Median gross rent in 2013: $500.

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  • Races in Erie, KS (2010)

    Erie races chart
    • 1,06792.8%White alone
    • 645.6%Hispanic
    • 100.9%American Indian alone
    • 50.4%Two or more races
    • 30.3%Black alone
    • 10.09%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Erie: 78.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (29.3%), English (13.4%), United States (9.0%), Irish (7.4%), French (2.7%), Swedish (2.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 925 feet

Land area: 0.89 square miles.

Population density: 1,260 people per square mile   (low).

Erie,KS real estate house value index trend

Erie, Kansas map

For population 25 years and over in Erie:

  • High school or higher: 88.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 21.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.8%
  • Unemployed: 4.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Erie city:

  • Never married: 21.5%
  • Now married: 57.2%
  • Separated: 1.5%
  • Widowed: 6.8%
  • Divorced: 13.0%

15 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.2%
Kansas:

5.0%



According to our research of Kansas and other state lists there were 7 registered sex offenders living in Erie, Kansas as of August 31, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Erie to the number of sex offenders is 161 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,274 (1.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,110 (1.7%)

Erie satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Olathe, KS (93.9 miles , pop. 92,962).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Tulsa, OK (106.6 miles , pop. 393,049).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (341.2 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: St. Paul, KS (2.3 miles ), Galesburg, KS (3.0 miles) , Walnut, KS (3.1 miles ), Stark, KS (3.2 miles) , Earlton, KS (3.5 miles) , Savonburg, KS (3.7 miles) , Chanute, KS (3.7 miles ), Thayer, KS (3.7 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 2 buildings, average cost: $49,500
  • 1998: 2 buildings, average cost: $64,500
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $60,000
  • 2002: 5 buildings, average cost: $56,800
  • 2003: 2 buildings, average cost: $110,000
  • 2005: 2 buildings, average cost: $116,500
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $80,000
  • 2007: 4 buildings, average cost: $97,800
  • 2008: 3 buildings, average cost: $65,000
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $60,000
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $60,000
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $80,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 37.57 N, Longitude: 95.24 W

Area code: 620

Erie household income distribution Erie home values distribution

Crime rates in Erie (2003):

  • 1 murder (84.7 per 100,000)
  • 0 rapes (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 robberies (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 3 assaults (254.2 per 100,000)
  • 6 burglaries (508.5 per 100,000)
  • 14 thefts (1,186.4 per 100,000)
  • 0 auto thefts (0.0 per 100,000)
  • City-data.com crime rate = 315.8 (higher means more crime, US average = 322.2)

Crime rates in Erie (2007):

  • 0 murders (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 rapes (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 robberies (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 assaults (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 8 burglaries (698.1 per 100,000)
  • 17 thefts (1,483.4 per 100,000)
  • 0 auto thefts (0.0 per 100,000)
  • City-data.com crime rate = 112.6 (higher means more crime, US average = 305.2)

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 4 (3 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.69
Kansas average:

2.64
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.5%
Kansas:

5.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -80 (-6.2%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (17%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (14%)
  • Manufacturing (13%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (27%)
  • Educational services (25%)
  • Retail trade (19%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation occupations (19%)
  • Production occupations (17%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (16%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (12%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (13%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (12%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Community and social service occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Erie, Kansas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Tornado activity:

Erie-area historical tornado activity is near Kansas state average. It is 80% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/4/2003, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 12.9 miles away from the Erie city center killed 4 people and injured 30 people and caused $20 million in damages.

On 9/27/1959, a category F4 tornado 32.0 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured one person and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Erie-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Kansas state average. It is 72% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 235.6 miles away from the 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 236.8 miles away from Erie 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 211.9 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 303.8 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 307.0 miles away from Erie 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 314.9 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 Neosho County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 9, Floods: 8, Tornadoes: 4, Winds: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Erie topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Erie:

  • ARKHAVEN AT ERIE (330 N MAIN ST)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Erie:

  • PRAIRIE MISSION RETIREMENT VILLAGE (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; SAINT PAUL, KS)
  • BETHESDA NURSING CTR (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; CHANUTE, KS)
  • CHANUTE HEALTHCARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; CHANUTE, KS)
  • RENAL CARE GROUP - CHANUTE (Dialysis Facility, about 15 miles away; CHANUTE, KS)
  • NEOSHO MEMORIAL REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER Critical Access Hospitals (about 15 miles away; CHANUTE, KS)
  • AROLYN HEIGHTS NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; CHANUTE, KS)
  • HERITAGE HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; CHANUTE, KS)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Erie:

  • Allen County Community College (about 27 miles; Iola, KS; Full-time enrollment: 2,089)
  • Pittsburg State University (about 32 miles; Pittsburg, KS; FT enrollment: 6,838)
  • Northeastern Oklahoma A&M College (about 53 miles; Miami, OK; FT enrollment: 2,075)
  • Missouri Southern State University (about 55 miles; Joplin, MO; FT enrollment: 4,456)
  • Crowder College (about 72 miles; Neosho, MO; FT enrollment: 3,675)
  • Emporia State University (about 78 miles; Emporia, KS; FT enrollment: 4,687)
  • Baker University (about 84 miles; Baldwin City, KS; FT enrollment: 2,752)

Public high school in Erie:

Public elementary/middle school in Erie:

See full list of schools located in Erie

Library in Erie:

  • ERIE CITY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $59,394; Location: 204 S. BUTLER; 12,610 books; 445 audio materials; 969 video materials; 30 state licensed databases)

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Notable locations in Erie: Neosho County Fairgrounds (A), Erie Power Plant (B), Beachner Grain Elevator Number 7 (C), Neosho County Sheriff's Department Jail (D), Neosho County Courthouse Erie (E), Neosho County Sheriff's Department (F), Erie Police Department (G), Erie Emergency Care Unit (H), Erie City Public Library (I), Erie City Hall (J), Erie Fire Department (K). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Erie include: First Baptist Church (A), Saint Ambrose Catholic Church (B), Temple Baptist Church (C), Erie First Christian Church (D), Erie Church of Christ (E), Erie Christian Center (F), Erie Federated Church (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Good Will Tours Inc (Tours & Charters; 14170 Highway 59).

Hotel: Land of Ah's Motor Inn (700 West Canville Street).

Court: Neosho County - District Court (Courthouse).

Neosho 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 2012 was 31.2. This is significantly better than average.

City:

31.2
U.S.:

74.2

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 22.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

22.1
U.S.:

20.2

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

ERIE, CITY OF (Population served: 1,124, Surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2006 and DEC-2006, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St BCA signed (JUN-16-2005), St Public Notif requested (JAN-14-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-14-2007), St Compliance achieved (JAN-25-2007), St Public Notif received (2 times from FEB-05-2007 to FEB-05-2007)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2006 and DEC-2006, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St BCA signed (JUN-16-2005), St Public Notif requested (JAN-14-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-14-2007), St Compliance achieved (JAN-31-2007), St Public Notif received (2 times from FEB-05-2007 to FEB-05-2007)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2006 and SEP-2006, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St BCA signed (JUN-16-2005), St Public Notif requested (OCT-14-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-14-2006), St Public Notif received (OCT-25-2006), St Compliance achieved (JAN-31-2007)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2006 and SEP-2006, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St BCA signed (JUN-16-2005), St Public Notif requested (OCT-14-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-14-2006), St Public Notif received (OCT-25-2006), St Compliance achieved (JAN-25-2007)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2006 and JUN-2006, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St BCA signed (JUN-16-2005), St Public Notif requested (JUL-28-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-28-2006), St Public Notif received (AUG-11-2006), St Compliance achieved (JAN-25-2007)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2006 and JUN-2006, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St BCA signed (JUN-16-2005), St Public Notif requested (JUL-28-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-28-2006), St Public Notif received (AUG-11-2006), St Compliance achieved (JAN-31-2007)
  • 8 other older health violations
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Routine (IDSE) - In APR-02-2008, Contaminant: DBP STAGE 2. Follow-up actions: Fed Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-02-2008), Fed Compliance achieved (MAY-09-2008)
  • Treatment Technique Precursor Removal - Between JUL-2006 and SEP-2006, Contaminant: CARBON, TOTAL. Follow-up actions: St BCA signed (JUN-16-2005), St Public Notif requested (OCT-28-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-28-2006), St Public Notif received (NOV-27-2006), St Compliance achieved (JAN-18-2007)
  • Treatment Technique Precursor Removal - Between JAN-2006 and MAR-2006, Contaminant: CARBON, TOTAL. Follow-up actions: St BCA signed (JUN-16-2005), St Public Notif requested (MAY-11-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-11-2006), St Public Notif received (MAY-22-2006), St Compliance achieved (JUL-31-2006)
  • 2 minor monitoring violations
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 22.3%
(17.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 74.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 51.1% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.4 people
Kansas:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  67.4%
Whole state:  66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  5.4%
Whole state:  5.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
31 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities in 2010
34 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000
21 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Erie, Kansas environmental map by EPA

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Erie compared to Kansas state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.

Banks with branches in Erie (2011 data):

  • Commercial Bank: Erie Branch at 222 South Main, branch established on 1884/01/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $230.9 mil, Deposits: $190.8 mil, headquarters in Parsons, KS, positive income, 8 total offices
  • Bank of Commerce: Erie Branch at 318 S Main Street, branch established on 2010/08/13. Info updated 2010/03/08: Bank assets: $166.7 mil, Deposits: $150.4 mil, headquarters in Chanute, KS, positive income, 7 total offices, Holding Company: Southeast Bancshares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.4
Kansas average:

11.3

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (82%)
  • Electricity (12%)
  • Wood (5%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Erie city (based on Neosho County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant3,47514
Evangelical Protestant3,00021
Catholic2,5003
Black Protestant3092
Other1352
None7,093-
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: 4
Neosho County:

2.47 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

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

0.62 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 9
Neosho County:

5.55 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.84 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 14
Here:

8.63 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.5%
Kansas:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Neosho County:

29.3%
Kansas:

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

10.8%
State:

13.4%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 0$0 1$500
Other Government Administration 2$6,158$36,9487$1,407
Police Protection - Officers 2$7,137$42,8224$3,383
Police - Other 1$1,851$22,2120$0
Streets and Highways 2$5,708$34,2480$0
Sewerage 1$3,357$40,2840$0
Water Supply 1$2,451$29,4120$0
Electric Power 2$5,999$35,9940$0
Other and Unallocable 1$4,062$48,7441$500
Totals for Government 12$36,723$36,72313$5,790

Erie government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $914,000 ($815.34)
    Water Utilities: $637,000 ($568.24)
    Libraries: $353,000 ($314.90)
    Police Protection: $148,000 ($132.02)
    Regular Highways: $148,000 ($132.02)
    General - Other: $127,000 ($113.29)
    Central Staff Services: $101,000 ($90.10)
    Parks and Recreation: $57,000 ($50.85)
    Local Fire Protection: $37,000 ($33.01)
    Sewerage: $36,000 ($32.11)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $30,000 ($26.76)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities, NEC: $16,000 ($14.27)
    Financial Administration: $7,000 ($6.24)
    Health - Other: $1,000 ($0.89)
  • Electric Utilities - Interest on Debt: $628,000 ($560.21)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $108,000 ($96.34)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Electric Utilities: $120,000 ($107.05)
    Sewerage: $46,000 ($41.03)
    General - Other: $37,000 ($33.01)
    Parks and Recreation: $4,000 ($3.57)
    Water Utilities: $1,000 ($0.89)
    Libraries: $1,000 ($0.89)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $682,000 ($608.39)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $31,000 ($27.65)

Erie government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $145,000 ($129.35)
    All Other: $14,000 ($12.49)
    Parks and Recreation: $4,000 ($3.57)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $3,000 ($2.68)
    Solid Waste Management: $2,000 ($1.78)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $240,000 ($214.09)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $86,000 ($76.72)
    Donations From Private Sources: $52,000 ($46.39)
    Interest Earnings: $41,000 ($36.57)
    Fines and Forfeits: $14,000 ($12.49)
    Rents: $5,000 ($4.46)
    Sale of Property: $1,000 ($0.89)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $1,888,000 ($1684.21)
    Water Utilities: $383,000 ($341.66)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $34,000 ($30.33)
    General Local Government Support: $4,000 ($3.57)
  • Tax - Property: $236,000 ($210.53)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $179,000 ($159.68)
    Public Utilities Sales: $43,000 ($38.36)
    Other License: $2,000 ($1.78)

Erie government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $11,424,000 ($10190.90)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $11,264,000 ($10048.17)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $160,000 ($142.73)

Erie government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $36,000 ($32.11)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $873,000 ($778.77)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $490,000 ($437.11)

5.38% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($28,755 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.38%
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 Allen County, KS  0.65% ($23,026 average AGI)
from Labette County, KS  0.55% ($27,545)
from Crawford County, KS  0.45% ($24,074)


6.00% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($27,188 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.00%
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 Allen County, KS  0.80% ($22,271 average AGI)
to Crawford County, KS  0.48% ($26,931)
to Labette County, KS  0.43% ($23,962)

Strongest AM radio stations in Erie:

  • KGGF (690 AM; 10 kW; COFFEYVILLE, KS; Owner: KGGF-KUSN, INC.)
  • KKOW (860 AM; 10 kW; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: AMERICAN MEDIA INVESTMENTS)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KKOY (1460 AM; 1 kW; CHANUTE, KS; Owner: SOUTHEAST KANSAS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WMBH (1560 AM; 10 kW; JOPLIN, MO)
  • KTBZ (1430 AM; 25 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KOCR (1310 AM; 5 kW; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: OZARK CHRISTIAN COLLEGE)
  • KMUS (1380 AM; 20 kW; MUSKOGEE, OK; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KBTN (1420 AM; 10 kW; NEOSHO, MO; Owner: PETRACOM OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)
  • KKHK (1250 AM; 25 kW; KANSAS CITY, KS)
  • KKLL (1100 AM; daytime; 5 kW; WEBB CITY, MO; Owner: NEW LIFE EVANGELISTIC CENTER, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Erie:

  • KRPS (89.9 FM; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: PITTSBURG STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KKOW-FM (96.9 FM; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: AMERICAN MEDIA INVESTMENTS, INC.)
  • KLKC-FM (93.5 FM; PARSONS, KS; Owner: COMMUNITY BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KINZ (95.3 FM; HUMBOLDT, KS; Owner: SUTCLIFFE COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KGGF-FM (104.1 FM; FREDONIA, KS; Owner: KGGF-KUSN, INC.)
  • KBJQ (88.3 FM; BRONSON, KS; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KIKS-FM (101.5 FM; IOLA, KS; Owner: IOLA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KKOY-FM (105.5 FM; CHANUTE, KS; Owner: SOUTHEAST KANSAS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Erie:

  • KOAM-TV (Channel 7; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: SAGA QUAD STATES COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 5m16ftTotal length
  • $120,000Total costs
  • 655Total average daily traffic
  • 25Total average daily truck traffic
  • 700Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

46 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Erie)

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Mp 126.3, Prsn Sub, Aei 893, Parsons North (Lat: 37.653889 Lon: -95.248611), Type: Pole, Structure height: 2 m, Call Sign: WQEE495
    Assigned Frequencies: 911.500 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/06/2006, Expiration Date: 01/06/2016, Certifier: Larry J Kopiasz
    Registrant: Union Pacific Railroad Company, 1400 Douglas Street Stop 0650, Omaha, NE 68179, Phone: (402) 544-0486, Fax: (402) 233-3179, Email:

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • S Main & Neosho River (Lat: 37.549500 Lon: -95.248583), Call Sign: WNNO360
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.390 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/23/2004, Expiration Date: 02/09/2014
    Registrant: Universal Licensing Service Inc, 3419 Via Lido 609, Newport Beach, CA 92663-3908, Phone: (877) 677-3639, Fax: (949) 723-2025
  • MP 126, Up Mp 126 Cke Sub 4.0 Mi S (Lat: 37.485611 Lon: -95.242306), Type: Bant, Structure height: 4 m, Call Sign: WNIC652
    Assigned Frequencies: 161.265 MHz, 160.875 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/29/2011, Expiration Date: 10/03/2021, Certifier: L J Kopiasz
    Registrant: Prokarma, 222 So 15th St. Suite 505 N, Omaha, NE 68102, Phone: (402) 522-5068, Fax: (888) 956-8345, Email:
  • Lat: 37.572500 Lon: -95.243056, Call Sign: WPTB686
    Assigned Frequencies: 467.925 MHz, 464.137 MHz, 461.137 MHz, 467.750 MHz, 467.875 MHz, 467.800 MHz, 469.937 MHz, 467.825 MHz, 467.775 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/23/2001, Expiration Date: 08/23/2011, Cancellation Date: 10/29/2011, Certifier: Kendell Calathan
    Registrant: Retail Data Systems, 6566 Edenvale Blvd, Eden Prarie, MN 55346, Phone: (952) 934-4002, Fax: (952) 934-4830
  • 410 West 3rd Street (Lat: 37.566250 Lon: -95.248667), Type: Mast, Structure height: 6.1 m, Overall height: 7.6 m, Call Sign: WQJP786
    Assigned Frequencies: 72.2000 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/19/2008, Expiration Date: 11/19/2018, Certifier: Doug Reed
    Registrant: Primex Wireless, Inc., 965 Wells St, Lake Geneva, WI 53147, Phone: (800) 537-0464
  • MP 117, Mp 117 (Lat: 37.607944 Lon: -95.215500), Type: Bant, Structure height: 4 m, Call Sign: WQKF605
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.875 MHz, 161.265 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/30/2009, Expiration Date: 04/30/2019, Certifier: Larry J Kopiasz
    Registrant: Prokarma, 222 So 15th St Suite 505 N, Omaha, NE 68102, Phone: (402) 522-5068, Fax: (888) 956-8345, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • ERIE, Off Of State Street; ~ 1 Mi E Of (Lat: 37.573167 Lon: -95.220139), Type: Tower, Structure height: 121 m, Overall height: 122.1 m, Call Sign: WPJF587
    Assigned Frequencies: 6197.24 MHz, 6226.89 MHz, 6256.54 MHz, 6197.24 MHz, 6197.24 MHz, 6286.19 MHz, 6315.84 MHz, 6375.14 MHz, 6256.54 MHz, 6345.49 MHz... (+3 more)
    Grant Date: 01/19/2011, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021
    Registrant: Phone: (703) 284-6899
  • ERIE, Off Of State Street; ~ 1 Mi E Of (Lat: 37.573167 Lon: -95.220139), Type: Tower, Structure height: 121 m, Overall height: 122.1 m, Call Sign: WQHA441
    Assigned Frequencies: 6197.24 MHz, 6226.89 MHz, 6404.79 MHz, 6815.00 MHz, 6226.89 MHz, 6286.19 MHz, 6286.19 MHz, 6345.49 MHz, 6345.49 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/11/2007, Expiration Date: 06/11/2017, Certifier: Dwight A Downing
    Registrant: Cox Communications Kansas LLC, 144 N. 7th Street, Salina, KS 67401, Phone: (785) 827-4367, Fax: (785) 825-2162, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • 1.5 Miles East Of (Lat: 37.566694 Lon: -95.241917), Overall height: 122.8 m, Call Sign: KWT968
    Assigned Frequencies: 158.700 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/28/2009, Expiration Date: 04/01/2019
    Registrant: Airphone, Inc., 700 E. Jefferson St., Pitsburg, KS 66762, Phone: (620) 231-8188, Fax: (620) 231-4367, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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  • Call Sign: KB0JMI
    Grant Date: 08/27/1991, Expiration Date: 08/27/2001, Cancellation Date: 08/28/2003
    Registrant: Christopher A Minor, Rt 2 Box 77a, Erie, KS 66733
  • Call Sign: KB0ZAJ, Licensee ID: L01441215
    Grant Date: 10/29/2008, Expiration Date: 10/29/2018
    Registrant: John R Jackson, 610 S Lincoln, Erie, KS 66733
  • Call Sign: N0TLK, Licensee ID: L00506582
    Grant Date: 04/24/2002, Expiration Date: 07/21/2012
    Registrant: James L Kinne, 208 N Butler, Erie, KS 66733
  • Call Sign: WA0KOO, Previous Call Sign: WB0WGB, Licensee ID: L00246995
    Grant Date: 09/13/2006, Expiration Date: 12/11/2016
    Registrant: Jon R Stephens, 203 N Webster St, Erie, KS 66733
  • Call Sign: WB0RLR
    Grant Date: 03/18/1996, Expiration Date: 03/18/2006, Cancellation Date: 03/19/2008
    Registrant: Royce D Banzet, 214 N Walnut, Erie, KS 66733
  • Call Sign: WO0K
    Grant Date: 02/25/1999, Expiration Date: 02/25/2009, Cancellation Date: 02/26/2011
    Registrant: Gary L Hines, 12705 160th Rd, Erie, KS 66733
  • Call Sign: WU0B, Previous Call Sign: N0HVZ
    Grant Date: 05/30/1989, Expiration Date: 05/30/1999, Cancellation Date: 05/31/2001
    Registrant: Billy R Bingham, 309 S Grant, Erie, KS 66733

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: SHELL JOHN E KR-2 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: VOLKSWAGEN CONVERSION (36 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 42450 , Serial Number: 91-N68-01, Year manufactured: 1991, Airworthiness Date: 05/16/1991
    Registrant (Individual): Milton R Kellogg, 22740 Queen Rd, Erie, KS 66733
  • Aircraft: JACKSON HOMER D PIETENPOL (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4400N , Serial Number: 002, Year manufactured: 1992, Airworthiness Date: 06/18/1994
    Registrant (Individual): Kenneth Joseph Schettler, 19435 Trego Rd, Erie, KS 66733
  • Aircraft: BEECH C23 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 116 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7654R , Serial Number: M-1285, Year manufactured: 1969, Airworthiness Date: 07/19/1973
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Don R Trustee Sailors, 18605 210th Rd, Erie, KS 66733, Other Owners: Shirley Mtrustee Sailors

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 64
  • Hazardous Condition: 6
  • Service Call: 3

Incident types - Erie

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Erie, KS
Most common first names in Erie, KS among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William3078.5 years
John2478.1 years
Charles2278.2 years
George1575.2 years
Robert1370.4 years
Mary1283.2 years
Ralph1278.4 years
Gladys1079.0 years
Fred1077.2 years
Margaret1080.5 years
Most common last names in Erie, KS among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith1477.4 years
Hines1282.2 years
Edwards1079.6 years
Mcgowen1080.6 years
Beard1082.8 years
Roberts880.7 years
Heady882.4 years
Sanders781.7 years
Johnson787.6 years
Bohrer776.5 years

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