Eureka, Kansas

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Population in 2013: 2,527 (98% urban, 2% rural). Population change since 2000: -13.3%
 
Males: 1,219  (48.3%)
Females: 1,308  (51.7%)
Median resident age:  47.8 years
Kansas median age:  36.0 years

Zip codes: 67045.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $35,319 (it was $26,410 in 2000)
Eureka:

$35,319
KS:

$50,972

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $22,099 (it was $15,142 in 2000)

Eureka city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $54,345 (it was $36,300 in 2000)
Eureka:

$54,345
KS:

$129,700

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $61,505; Detached houses: $64,443; Mobile homes: $21,575

Median gross rent in 2013: $504.

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  • Races in Eureka, KS (2010)

    Eureka races chart
    • 2,41491.7%White alone
    • 1395.3%Hispanic
    • 401.5%Two or more races
    • 220.8%American Indian alone
    • 110.4%Asian alone
    • 60.2%Black alone
    • 10.04%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Eureka: 76.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (26.2%), Irish (18.5%), United States (9.4%), English (8.6%), Dutch (3.1%), Norwegian (2.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1084 feet

Land area: 1.96 square miles.

Population density: 1,292 people per square mile   (low).

Eureka,KS real estate house value index trend

Eureka, Kansas map

For population 25 years and over in Eureka:

  • High school or higher: 90.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.3%
  • Unemployed: 6.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Eureka city:

  • Never married: 20.1%
  • Now married: 53.9%
  • Separated: 2.9%
  • Widowed: 8.8%
  • Divorced: 14.2%

27 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.9%
Kansas:

5.0%



According to our research of Kansas and other state lists there were 13 registered sex offenders living in Eureka, Kansas as of September 02, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Eureka to the number of sex offenders is 195 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,089 (1.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $779 (1.6%)

Eureka satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Wichita, KS (58.0 miles , pop. 344,284).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (348.6 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Climax, KS (2.8 miles) , Hamilton, KS (3.6 miles ), Severy, KS (3.8 miles ), Rosalia, KS (4.2 miles) , Toronto, KS (4.3 miles ), Virgil, KS (4.3 miles) , Fall River, KS (4.5 miles) , Madison, KS (4.8 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $143,000
  • 2000: 2 buildings, average cost: $73,500
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $60,000
  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $150,000
  • 2003: 3 buildings, average cost: $131,700
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $125,000
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $97,000
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $92,000
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $54,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 37.82 N, Longitude: 96.29 W

Area code: 620

Eureka household income distribution Eureka home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

4.4%
Kansas:

5.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -102 (-3.4%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (20%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Construction (13%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (8%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Utilities (5%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (34%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Public administration (12%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (20%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (16%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Transportation occupations (10%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (5%)
  • Management occupations (4%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (15%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (9%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Eureka, Kansas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Tornado activity:

Eureka-area historical tornado activity is near Kansas state average. It is 73% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/26/1991, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 32.1 miles away from the Eureka city center killed 17 people and injured 225 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 5/25/1955, a category F5 tornado 36.1 miles away from the city center killed 80 people and injured 273 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Eureka-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Kansas state average. It is 70% 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 218.9 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 147.5 miles away from Eureka center
On 2/15/1974 at 13:33:49, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG) earthquake occurred 259.4 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 290.8 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 291.8 miles away from Eureka 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 223.1 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 Greenwood County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 4, Winter Storms: 4, Winds: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Eureka topographic map

Birthplace of: Steve Leben - Judge.

Hospitals and medical centers in Eureka:

  • GREENWOOD CO HOSP HOSPICE CARE (203 S SCHOOL)
  • GREENWOOD COUNTY HOSPITAL (Government - Local, provides emergency services, 100 W 16TH STREET)
  • GREENWOOD COUNTY HOSPITAL HHA (100 WEST 16TH)
  • EUREKA NURSING CENTER (1020 N SCHOOL ST)
  • PRAIRIE HILLS HEALTH CARE (1406 N ELM ST)

Airports located in Eureka:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Eureka:

  • Butler Community College (about 33 miles; El Dorado, KS; Full-time enrollment: 6,676)
  • Emporia State University (about 42 miles; Emporia, KS; FT enrollment: 4,687)
  • Allen County Community College (about 50 miles; Iola, KS; FT enrollment: 2,089)
  • Wichita Area Technical College (about 52 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 2,220)
  • Wichita State University (about 56 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 11,743)
  • Friends University (about 60 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 2,024)
  • Wichita Technical Institute (about 61 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 2,015)

Public high school in Eureka:

Public elementary/middle school in Eureka:

Private elementary/middle school in Eureka:

  • YATES MEMORIAL SDA ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 8; Location: 1710 E RIVER ST; Grades: 1 - 7)
See full list of schools located in Eureka

Library in Eureka:

  • EUREKA PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $108,464; Location: 606 NORTH MAIN; 16,098 books; 312 audio materials; 1,529 video materials; 30 state licensed databases; 58 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Mulberry elementary school has been closed and removed

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Notable locations in Eureka: Greenwood County Fairgrounds (A), Chuckwagon Recreational Vehicle Park (B), Eureka Downs (C), Greenwood County Sheriff's Department Jail (D), Kansas Highway Patrol Troop H - Greenwood (E), Greenwood County Sheriff's Department (F), Greenwood County Courthouse (G), Eureka Carnegie Library (H), Greenwood County Health Department (I), Greenwood County Historical Society Museum (J), Eureka City Hall (K), Eureka Fire Department (L), Matt Samuels Community Building (M), Eureka Senior Center (N). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Eureka include: Christian and Congregational Church (A), New Life Assembly of God Church (B), Prince of Peace Pentecostal Holiness Church (C), Eureka Seventh Day Adventist Church (D), Bible Baptist Church (E), Christ Lutheran Church (F), Eureka Church of Christ (G), First Baptist Church (H), First Church of God (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Tourist attraction: Greenwood County Historical Society (Museums; 120 West 4th Street).

Hotels: Blue Stem Lodge (1314 East River Street), Carriage House Motel (201 South Main Street).

Court: Greenwood County - District Court- Clerk of the District Court (Court House).

Greenwood 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 Eureka and their reported violations in the past:

GREENWOOD CO RWD 1 (Population served: 1,200, Purch surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-20-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-20-2013), St Compliance Meeting conducted (2 times from AUG-23-2013 to AUG-28-2013), St Compliance achieved (AUG-31-2013), St Public Notif received (OCT-03-2013)
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In SEP-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance Meeting conducted (SEP-10-2009), St Public Notif requested (SEP-11-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-11-2009), St Tech Assistance Visit (SEP-16-2009), St Public Notif received (SEP-22-2009), St Compliance achieved (OCT-31-2009)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance Meeting conducted (SEP-10-2009), St Public Notif requested (SEP-11-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-11-2009), St Tech Assistance Visit (SEP-16-2009), St Public Notif received (SEP-22-2009), St Compliance achieved (OCT-31-2009)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Failure Submit IDSE/Subpart V Plan Rpt - In JUL-02-2010, Contaminant: DBP STAGE 2. Follow-up actions: Fed FAO issued (DEC-20-2010), Fed Public Notif requested (DEC-20-2010), Fed Compliance achieved (JUN-23-2011)
  • Monitoring, Routine (IDSE) - Between APR-2009 and MAR-2010, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: Fed FAO issued (DEC-20-2010), Fed Public Notif requested (DEC-20-2010), Fed Compliance achieved (JUN-23-2011)
  • Monitoring, Routine (IDSE) - Between APR-2009 and MAR-2010, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: Fed FAO issued (DEC-20-2010), Fed Public Notif requested (DEC-20-2010), Fed Compliance achieved (JUN-23-2011)
  • 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-07-2008)
  • One minor monitoring violation
GREENWOOD CO RWD 2 (Population served: 1,062, Purch surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2005 and DEC-2005, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-05-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-05-2006), St Public Notif received (FEB-23-2006), St Compliance achieved (MAR-31-2006)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2005 and SEP-2005, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-01-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-01-2005), St Public Notif received (DEC-20-2005), St Compliance achieved (MAR-31-2006)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2005 and SEP-2005, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-01-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-01-2005), St Compliance achieved (DEC-15-2005), St Public Notif received (DEC-20-2005)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2005 and JUN-2005, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-13-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-13-2005), St Public Notif received (AUG-25-2005), St Compliance achieved (MAR-31-2006)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2005 and JUN-2005, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-13-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-13-2005), St Public Notif received (AUG-25-2005), St Compliance achieved (DEC-15-2005)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Failure Submit IDSE/Subpart V Plan Rpt - In JUL-02-2010, Contaminant: DBP STAGE 2. Follow-up actions: Fed FAO issued (DEC-20-2010), Fed Public Notif requested (DEC-20-2010), Fed Compliance achieved (DEC-22-2010)
  • Monitoring, Routine (IDSE) - Between APR-2009 and MAR-2010, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: Fed FAO issued (DEC-20-2010), Fed Public Notif requested (DEC-20-2010), Fed Compliance achieved (DEC-22-2010)
  • Monitoring, Routine (IDSE) - Between APR-2009 and MAR-2010, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: Fed FAO issued (DEC-20-2010), Fed Public Notif requested (DEC-20-2010), Fed Compliance achieved (DEC-22-2010)

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

  • EUREKA, CITY OF (Population served: 2,537, Primary Water Source Type: Surface water)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 12.4%
(11.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 44.4% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.2 people
Kansas:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  56.6%
Whole state:  66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  7.2%
Whole state:  5.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
64 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
26 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities in 2010

People in group quarters in Eureka in 2000:

  • 83 people in nursing homes
  • 28 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 18 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)

Eureka, Kansas environmental map by EPA

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Eureka 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 below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Banks with branches in Eureka (2011 data):

  • Home Bank and Trust Company: Home Ii Branch at 101 South Main Street, branch established on 1976/03/30; Home Bank And Trust Company at 217 North Main Street, branch established on 1904/08/04. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $84.4 mil, Deposits: $72.1 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 6 total offices, Holding Company: Greenwood County Financial Services, Inc.
  • Emprise Bank: Eureka Main Branch at 418 North Main Street, branch established on 1935/04/03. Info updated 2011/04/13: Bank assets: $1,461.9 mil, Deposits: $1,282.4 mil, headquarters in Wichita, KS, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 42 total offices, Holding Company: Emprise Financial Corporation
  • Community National Bank & Trust: Eureka Branch at 401 North Main, branch established on 1924/01/01. Info updated 2011/01/06: Bank assets: $766.3 mil, Deposits: $636.2 mil, headquarters in Chanute, KS, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 25 total offices, Holding Company: Community Bancorp, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.1
Kansas average:

11.3

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (78%)
  • Electricity (18%)
  • No fuel used (3%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Eureka city (based on Greenwood County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant1,54615
Mainline Protestant1,41613
Catholic3503
Other21
None3,375-
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
Greenwood County:

5.71 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

1.96 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Greenwood County:

1.43 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

0.51 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Greenwood County:

7.14 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.84 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 8
Here:

11.42 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.8%
Kansas:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Greenwood County:

28.5%
Kansas:

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

12.5%
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$333
Other Government Administration 4$11,663$34,9898$177
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$821
Firefighters 0$0 28$1,991
Streets and Highways 5$12,443$29,8632$1,941
Sewerage 1$2,510$30,1200$0
Parks and Recreation 1$2,048$24,5761$970
Water Supply 5$10,920$26,2080$0
Totals for Government 16$39,584$29,68841$6,233

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

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $308,000 ($121.88)
    Water Utilities: $271,000 ($107.24)
    Central Staff Services: $225,000 ($89.04)
    Police Protection: $170,000 ($67.27)
    Parks & Recreation: $93,000 ($36.80)
    General - Other: $71,000 ($28.10)
    Sewerage: $59,000 ($23.35)
    Air Transportation: $48,000 ($18.99)
    Libraries: $46,000 ($18.20)
    Fire Protection: $45,000 ($17.81)
    Health Services - Other: $30,000 ($11.87)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $43,000 ($17.02)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Sewerage: $90,000 ($35.62)
    Water Utilities: $74,000 ($29.28)
    Regular Highways: $25,000 ($9.89)
    General - Other: $17,000 ($6.73)
    Fire Protection: $16,000 ($6.33)
    Parks & Recreation: $12,000 ($4.75)
    Central Staff: $8,000 ($3.17)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $479,000 ($189.55)

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

  • Charges - Air Transportation: $4,000 ($1.58)
  • Charges - Sewerage: $285,000 ($112.78)
    All Other: $78,000 ($30.87)
    Parks & Recreation: $52,000 ($20.58)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $72,000 ($28.49)
    General Revenue, NEC: $27,000 ($10.68)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $557,000 ($220.42)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $90,000 ($35.62)
    General Support: $55,000 ($21.76)
  • Tax - Property: $527,000 ($208.55)
    Public Utilities: $114,000 ($45.11)
    NEC: $14,000 ($5.54)
    Other Selective Sales: $4,000 ($1.58)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $865,000 ($342.30)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $825,000 ($326.47)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $40,000 ($15.83)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $926,000 ($366.44)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $12,000 ($4.75)

6.18% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($29,000 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.18%
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 Lyon County, KS  1.11% ($33,630 average AGI)
from Butler County, KS  1.02% ($24,120)
from Sedgwick County, KS  0.98% ($32,875)


6.91% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($25,618 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.91%
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 Butler County, KS  1.26% ($24,290 average AGI)
to Sedgwick County, KS  1.14% ($26,536)
to Lyon County, KS  0.65% ($19,375)

Strongest AM radio stations in Eureka:

  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KGGF (690 AM; 10 kW; COFFEYVILLE, KS; Owner: KGGF-KUSN, INC.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KFTI (1070 AM; 10 kW; WICHITA, KS; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KTBZ (1430 AM; 25 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KFH (1330 AM; 5 kW; WICHITA, KS; Owner: ENTERCOM WICHITA LICENSE, LLC)
  • KKOW (860 AM; 10 kW; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: AMERICAN MEDIA INVESTMENTS)
  • KMUS (1380 AM; 20 kW; MUSKOGEE, OK; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KQAM (1480 AM; 5 kW; WICHITA, KS; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KKHK (1250 AM; 25 kW; KANSAS CITY, KS)
  • KMYR (1410 AM; 5 kW; WICHITA, KS; Owner: AGAPE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KOMA (1520 AM; 50 kW; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)

Strongest FM radio stations in Eureka:

  • KOTE (93.5 FM; EUREKA, KS; Owner: NEWWOOD PRODUCTIONS, L.P.)
  • KYQQ (106.5 FM; ARKANSAS CITY, KS; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
Eureka fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2013 (per 100,000 population)


Eureka fatal accident list:

Jun 20, 2008 11:45 PM, P Rd, 90th St, Lat: 37.73923, Lon: -96.28933, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1
Oct 27, 1988 06:55 AM, Jefferson, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Dec 15, 1984 02:35 AM, School, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jun 23, 1976 11:15 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 13m43ftTotal length
  • $938,000Total costs
  • 2,850Total average daily traffic
  • 484Total average daily truck traffic
  • 3,478Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Eureka)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

33 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Eureka, KS)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • EUREKA, 5 Mi E Of And 0.5 Mi S Of Us 54 (Lat: 37.820861 Lon: -96.199694), Overall height: 132.9 m, Call Sign: WMJ699
    Assigned Frequencies: 2115.20 MHz, 2118.40 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/06/2001, Expiration Date: 02/01/2011, Cancellation Date: 07/14/2009, Certifier: Glenn S Rabin
    Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • EUREKA, 8.0 Km East (Lat: 37.821028 Lon: -96.199611), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 127.1 m, Overall height: 132.3 m, Call Sign: WQRD899
    Assigned Frequencies: 6345.49 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/24/2013, Expiration Date: 04/24/2023, Certifier: Steve Regitz
    Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

2
  • Eureka Municipal Airport (Lat: 37.833361 Lon: -96.291944), Call Sign: WDQ3
    Assigned Frequencies: 122.800 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/08/2004, Expiration Date: 12/08/2014
    Registrant: Business Radio Licensing, 30251 Golden Lantern Ste E 501, Laguna Niguel, CA 92677-5993, Phone: (949) 348-8510, Fax: (949) 348-8514, Email:
  • Eureka Municipal Airport (Lat: 37.851667 Lon: -96.292778), Type: Bant, Structure height: 3.8 m, Overall height: 9.1 m, Call Sign: WQHP828
    Assigned Frequencies: 120.975 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/01/2007, Expiration Date: 10/01/2017, Certifier: Mary J Stout
    Registrant: Business Radio Licensing, 30251 Golden Lantern Ste E 501, Laguna Niguel, CA 92677-5993, Phone: (949) 348-8510, Fax: (949) 348-8514, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Eureka)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

10 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Eureka)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 91
  • Hazardous Condition: 6

Incident types - Eureka

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Most common first names in Eureka, KS among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John5777.8 years
Mary5777.7 years
William4675.3 years
James4377.4 years
Charles3976.3 years
George3680.7 years
Robert3472.9 years
Harold2476.1 years
Dorothy2478.7 years
Ruth2282.0 years
Most common last names in Eureka, KS among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith3672.9 years
Brown2680.7 years
Miller2380.1 years
Johnson2276.0 years
Davis1781.6 years
Olson1676.8 years
Wilson1573.1 years
Hawthorne1477.7 years
Thornton1478.9 years
Mitchell1381.5 years
Businesses in Eureka, KS
NameCountNameCount
Alco Stores1Pizza Hut1
H&R Block1SONIC Drive-In1
MasterBrand Cabinets1U.S. Cellular1
Nike1

Eureka on our top lists:

  • #14 on the list of "Top 100 high-educated but low-earning cities"
  • #68 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Vending machine operators"
  • #81 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Engineers"
  • #37 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2003"
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