Fairway, Kansas

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Population in 2017: 3,957 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: +0.1%
 
Males: 2,064  (52.2%)
Females: 1,893  (47.8%)
Median resident age:

39.5 years
Kansas median age:

36.7 years

Zip codes: 66205.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $91,848 (it was $68,125 in 2000)
Fairway:

$91,848
KS:

$56,422

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $64,750 (it was $45,456 in 2000)

Fairway city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $333,315 (it was $195,000 in 2000)
Fairway:

$333,315
KS:

$150,600

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $302,872; detached houses: $311,036; townhouses or other attached units: $184,623; in 2-unit structures: $171,824; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $88,949; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $168,064; mobile homes: $618,126

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,286.

March 2019 cost of living index in Fairway: 90.0 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 2.1%
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  • Races in Fairway, KS (2017)
    • 3,89795.2%White alone
    • 631.5%Hispanic
    • 401.0%Asian alone
    • 230.6%Two or more races
    • 100.2%Black alone
    • 100.2%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Kansas and other state lists, there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Fairway, Kansas as of May 31, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Fairway is 1,349 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is much lower than the state average.


Crime rates in Fairway by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(26.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(25.9)
2
(52.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(25.2)
1
(25.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
1
(25.9)
0
(0.0)
1
(26.2)
1
(26.2)
0
(0.0)
1
(25.6)
2
(51.2)
1
(25.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(25.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
3
(77.6)
1
(26.2)
0
(0.0)
1
(26.1)
2
(51.1)
2
(51.2)
0
(0.0)
3
(75.8)
1
(25.1)
0
(0.0)
2
(50.2)
2
(50.2)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
5
(129.5)
17
(439.6)
7
(183.5)
10
(261.9)
4
(104.4)
6
(153.4)
15
(383.9)
5
(126.1)
5
(126.4)
5
(125.5)
7
(175.4)
2
(50.2)
1
(25.1)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
16
(414.3)
36
(931.0)
24
(629.1)
28
(733.4)
24
(626.5)
19
(485.7)
36
(921.4)
22
(554.9)
31
(783.4)
35
(878.7)
31
(776.9)
23
(576.9)
16
(401.4)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
4
(103.6)
3
(77.6)
9
(235.9)
2
(52.4)
2
(52.2)
1
(25.6)
8
(204.8)
1
(25.2)
2
(50.5)
5
(125.5)
2
(50.1)
2
(50.2)
6
(150.5)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1
(25.9)
1
(25.9)
1
(26.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(25.1)
1
(25.1)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)41.7110.4111.959.794.050.1105.760.879.659.054.940.639.9

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City-data.com crime index in Fairway, KS

Crime rate in Fairway detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 11 (9 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.26
Kansas average:

2.29
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Ancestries: English (21.1%), German (14.6%), European (10.5%), American (9.0%), Irish (6.1%), Scottish (3.6%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 950 feet

Land area: 1.14 square miles.

Population density: 3,473 people per square mile   (average).

Fairway, Kansas map

171 residents are foreign born (1.1% Asia, 1.0% North America, 0.9% Europe, 0.7% Latin America).

This city:

4.2%
Kansas:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $4,033 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $3,738 (1.2%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Kansas City, MO (5.4 miles , pop. 441,545).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (414.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Roeland Park, KS (1.0 miles ),
Mission Hills, KS (1.0 miles ),
Mission Woods, KS (1.0 miles),
Westwood, KS (1.1 miles ),
Westwood Hills, KS (1.2 miles ),
Mission, KS (1.2 miles ),
Countryside, KS (1.2 miles ),
Prairie Village, KS (1.6 miles )

Latitude: 39.02 N, Longitude: 94.63 W

Distribution of median household income in Fairway, KS in 2017
Distribution of house value in Fairway, KS in 2017

Property values in Fairway, KS

Fairway satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $125,000
  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $325,000
  • 2000: 2 buildings, average cost: $148,000
  • 2002: 2 buildings, average cost: $400,000
  • 2003: 2 buildings, average cost: $371,500
  • 2004: 2 buildings, average cost: $365,000
  • 2005: 2 buildings, average cost: $839,100
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $370,000
  • 2007: 3 buildings, average cost: $537,700
  • 2008: 6 buildings, average cost: $508,200
  • 2010: 2 buildings, average cost: $439,600
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $361,500
  • 2012: 4 buildings, average cost: $748,200
  • 2013: 4 buildings, average cost: $415,900
  • 2014: 4 buildings, average cost: $660,400
  • 2015: 13 buildings, average cost: $706,900
  • 2016: 7 buildings, average cost: $489,800
  • 2017: 12 buildings, average cost: $547,300
Number of permits per 10,000 Fairway, KS residents
Average permit cost in Fairway, KS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.1%
Kansas:

3.7%
Most common industries in Fairway, KS (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (15.0%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (13.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (8.1%)
  • Educational services (5.5%)
  • Broadcasting & telecommunications (4.7%)
  • Radio, TV, computer stores (4.6%)
  • Public administration (4.4%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (13.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (11.0%)
  • Health care (10.9%)
  • Broadcasting & telecommunications (5.9%)
  • Public administration (5.8%)
  • Educational services (5.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.2%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (19.2%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (14.1%)
  • Educational services (5.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.0%)
  • Radio, TV, computer stores (4.5%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (4.1%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (3.7%)
Most common occupations in Fairway, KS (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (7.5%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.6%)
  • Customer service representatives (5.4%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (5.3%)
  • Advertising, marketing, promotions, public relations, and sales managers (4.2%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.0%)
  • Physicians and surgeons (3.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (9.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (7.8%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (7.1%)
  • Physicians and surgeons (6.8%)
  • Media and communications workers (4.6%)
  • Advertising, marketing, promotions, public relations, and sales managers (4.4%)
  • Top executives (4.2%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Customer service representatives (9.2%)
  • Registered nurses (5.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.6%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.4%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (5.1%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.0%)
  • Advertising, marketing, promotions, public relations, and sales managers (4.1%)

Average climate in Fairway, Kansas

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Fairway, Kansas environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 88.9. This is about average.

City:

88.9
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.230. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.230
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 10.6. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 3.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.6
U.S.:

5.6
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.744. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.744
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 28.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.1
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 22.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

22.0
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 8.36. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.36
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

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

On 5/20/1957, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 12.7 miles away from the Fairway city center killed 44 people and injured 207 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/22/1952, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 5.8 miles away from the city center injured 3 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Fairway-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Kansas state average. It is 73% 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 365.9 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 305.5 miles away from Fairway 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 312.9 miles away from Fairway center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 332.9 miles away from Fairway 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 363.1 miles away from Fairway 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 296.3 miles away from Fairway 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 Johnson County (8) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 2, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Fairway topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Fairway:

  • RAI - RAINBOW BLVD - WESTWOOD (Dialysis Facility, about 2 miles away; WESTWOOD, KS)
  • BRIGHTON GARDENS OF PRAIRIE VILLAGE (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; PRAIRIE VILLAGE, KS)
  • CONTINUA HOSPICE (Hospital, about 2 miles away; KANSAS CITY, MO)
  • INFUSX INC (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; OVERLAND PARK, KS)
  • ESSENTIAL HOME HEALTH INC (HOSPICE) (Hospital, about 3 miles away; OVERLAND PARK, KS)
  • UNIVERSITY OF KANSAS HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 3 miles away; KANSAS CITY, KS)
  • ST LUKE'S HOSPITAL OF KANSAS CITY (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; KANSAS CITY, MO)

Amtrak stations near Fairway:

  • 5 miles: KANSAS CITY (2200 MAIN ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, free short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.
  • 12 miles: INDEPENDENCE (600 S. GRAND AVE.) . Services: free short-term parking, call for taxi service.
  • 16 miles: LEE'S SUMMIT (220 S. MAIN ST.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Fairway:

  • University of Missouri-Kansas City (about 3 miles; Kansas City, MO; Full-time enrollment: 10,544)
  • Rockhurst University (about 4 miles; Kansas City, MO; FT enrollment: 2,013)
  • Metropolitan Community College-Kansas City (about 4 miles; Kansas City, MO; FT enrollment: 12,834)
  • Wright Career College (about 7 miles; Overland Park, KS; FT enrollment: 3,107)
  • Johnson County Community College (about 9 miles; Overland Park, KS; FT enrollment: 11,976)
  • Kansas City Kansas Community College (about 10 miles; Kansas City, KS; FT enrollment: 4,718)
  • Park University (about 12 miles; Parkville, MO; FT enrollment: 9,131)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Fairway: Fairway City Hall (A), Old Shawnee Town (B), Fairway Police Department (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Mission Mart Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Fairway include: Trinity Anglican Church (A), Old Mission Methodist Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Shawnee Methodist Mission Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Fairway include: Shawnee Mission State Historic Site (1), Fairway City Pool (2), Neale Peterson Park (3), Shawnee Mission State Park (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Shawnee Indian Mission Kansas State Historic Site (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 3403 West 53rd Street).

Birthplace of: Blair Butler - Comedian.

Johnson County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Average household size:
This city:

2.2 people
Kansas:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

60.7%
Whole state:

66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

5.1%
Whole state:

5.8%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.5% of all households
6 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
12 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse in 2000

Banks with branches in Fairway (2011 data):

  • First National Bank of Omaha: Fairway Branch at 2828 Shawnee Mission Parkway, branch established on 1996/07/29. Info updated 2010/10/13: Bank assets: $13,433.1 mil, Deposits: $10,746.6 mil, headquarters in Omaha, NE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 102 total offices, Holding Company: Lauritzen Corporation
  • Security Bank of Kansas City: Shawnee Mission Branch at 4400 Shawnee Mission Parkway, branch established on 1972/12/19. Info updated 2010/06/01: Bank assets: $824.9 mil, Deposits: $598.6 mil, headquarters in Kansas City, KS, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 10 total offices, Holding Company: Valley View Bancshares, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Fairway:

Marital status in Fairway, KS
  • Never married: 26.6%
  • Now married: 54.8%
  • Separated: 1.5%
  • Widowed: 4.8%
  • Divorced: 12.2%

For population 25 years and over in Fairway:

  • High school or higher: 99.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 71.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 33.6%
  • Unemployed: 1.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.1 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.1
Kansas average:

11.1

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Fairway
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Fairway, KS (based on Johnson County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic102,13118
Evangelical Protestant99,699190
Mainline Protestant71,06887
Other21,64446
Orthodox1,5055
Black Protestant6424
None247,490-
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: 72
Here:

1.37 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

1.96 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 10
Johnson County:

0.19 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 13
Here:

0.25 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

0.51 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 120
Johnson County:

2.29 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

3.84 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 388
Here:

7.39 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

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

6.0%
Kansas:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Johnson County:

23.0%
Kansas:

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

12.6%
Kansas:

13.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

51.2%
Kansas:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Fairway:

48.1%
State:

45.1%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.5
State:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

22.6%
Kansas:

21.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

9.3%
State:

10.6%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.9
Kansas:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

32.7%
Kansas:

33.6%

General health condition:
This city:

57.8%
Kansas:

55.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Fairway:

78.4%
Kansas:

78.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Fairway, KS Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2016)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 7$40,754$69,8640$0
Streets and Highways 4$18,237$54,7110$0
Other Government Administration 4$21,264$63,7929$1,500
Judicial and Legal 2$8,403$50,4182$2,042
Parks and Recreation 1$6,200$74,4000$0
Totals for Government 18$94,858$63,23911$3,542

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

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $1,211,000 ($306.04)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $184,000 ($46.50)
    Natural Resources - Other: $149,000 ($37.65)
    General Public Buildings: $107,000 ($27.04)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $30,000 ($7.58)

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

  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $170,000 ($42.96)
    Special Assessments: $30,000 ($7.58)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $129,000 ($32.60)
    General Local Government Support: $35,000 ($8.85)
  • Tax - Property: $1,613,000 ($407.63)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,507,000 ($380.84)
    Other License: $28,000 ($7.08)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $763,000 ($192.82)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $763,000 ($192.82)

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

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $127,000 ($32.10)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $804,000 ($203.18)

7.03% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($70,186 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.03%
Kansas average:

6.44%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($422 average AGI)
Johnson County:

0.04%
Kansas average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Jackson County, MO  1.34% ($71,814 average AGI)
from Wyandotte County, KS  0.66% ($42,296)
from Douglas County, KS  0.31% ($49,739)


6.82% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($70,639 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.82%
Kansas average:

7.12%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($565 average AGI)
Johnson County:

0.05%
Kansas average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Jackson County, MO  1.32% ($58,976 average AGI)
to Wyandotte County, KS  0.66% ($40,363)
to Clay County, MO  0.23% ($62,830)

Businesses in Fairway, KS

  • Houlihan's: 1
  • Jones New York: 1
  • UPS: 2

Strongest AM radio stations in Fairway:

  • KXTR (1660 AM; 10 kW; KANSAS CITY, KS; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KMBZ (980 AM; 5 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KCSP (610 AM; 5 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KCCV (760 AM; daytime; 6 kW; OVERLAND PARK, KS; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KKHK (1250 AM; 25 kW; KANSAS CITY, KS)
  • KCNW (1380 AM; 3 kW; FAIRWAY, KS; Owner: KANSAS CITY RADIO, INC.)
  • KPHN (1190 AM; 5 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KCTE (1510 AM; daytime; 10 kW; INDEPENDENCE, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KCMO (710 AM; 10 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA KANSAS CITY PARTNERSHIP)
  • KCZZ (1480 AM; 1 kW; MISSION, KS; Owner: HMEB COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)
  • KPRT (1590 AM; 1 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: CARTER BROADCAST GROUP, INC.)
  • KCKN (1340 AM; 1 kW; KANSAS CITY, KS; Owner: CARTER BROADCAST GROUP, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Fairway:

  • KZPL (97.3 FM; LEE'S SUMMIT, MO; Owner: UNION FIRST BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KCMO-FM (94.9 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA KANSAS CITY PARTNERSHIP)
  • KQRC-FM (98.9 FM; LEAVENWORTH, KS; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KRBZ (96.5 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KYYS (99.7 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KMXV (93.3 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KPRS (103.3 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: CARTER BROADCAST GROUP, INC.)
  • KFKF-FM (94.1 FM; KANSAS CITY, KS; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WDAF-FM (106.5 FM; LIBERTY, MO; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KUDL (98.1 FM; KANSAS CITY, KS; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KSRC (102.1 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KBEQ-FM (104.3 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KCUR-FM (89.3 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: CURATORS OF UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI)
  • KLJC (88.5 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: CALVARY BIBLE COLLEGE)
  • KKFI (90.1 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: MID-COAST RADIO PROJECT, INC.)
  • KCFX (101.1 FM; HARRISONVILLE, MO; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA KANSAS CITY PARTNERSHIP)
  • KCCV-FM (92.3 FM; OLATHE, KS; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KMJK (107.3 FM; LEXINGTON, MO; Owner: ALLUR-KANSAS CITY, INC.)
  • KANU (91.5 FM; LAWRENCE, KS; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF KANSAS)

TV broadcast stations around Fairway:

  • KCTV (Channel 5; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • KSHB-TV (Channel 41; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: SCRIPPS HOWARD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WDAF-TV (Channel 4; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: WDAF LICENSE, INC.)
  • KMCI (Channel 38; LAWRENCE, KS; Owner: SCRIPPS HOWARD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KMBC-TV (Channel 9; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: KMBC HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KPXE (Channel 50; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: PAXSON KANSAS CITY LICENSE, INC.)
  • KCWE (Channel 29; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: KCWE-TV, INC.)
  • K35CT (Channel 35; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • KCPT (Channel 19; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: PUBLIC TELEVISION 19, INC.)
  • KSMO-TV (Channel 62; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: KSMO LICENSEE, INC.)
  • K48FS (Channel 48; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • K26CR (Channel 26; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KTAJ (Channel 16; ST. JOSEPH, MO; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K27FR (Channel 27; OVERLAND PARK, KS; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF KANSAS)
Fairway fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Fairway fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 3Number of bridges
  • 23ft / 6.8mTotal length
  • $40,000Total costs
  • 39,370Total average daily traffic
  • 1,007Total average daily truck traffic
  • 43,311Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 4502 Shawnee Miss.Pkwy (Lat: 39.026667 Lon: -94.637167), Structure height: 12 m, Call Sign: KQB261,
    Assigned Frequencies: 450.312 MHz, 450.512 MHz, Grant Date: 06/03/1986, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021, Registrant: Cumulus Media Inc., 3280 Peachtree Road, Nw, Suite 2300, Atlanta, GA 30305, Phone: (404) 260-6761, Fax: (404) 260-6961, Email:

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • MISSION WOODS, 2005 Johnson Drive (Lat: 39.034167 Lon: -94.607611), Type: Pole, Structure height: 15 m, Overall height: 20 m, Call Sign: WQLR625,
    Assigned Frequencies: 458.975 MHz, 460.075 MHz, Grant Date: 04/07/2010, Expiration Date: 04/07/2020, Certifier: Susan D Pekarek, Registrant: Afc Apcos Spectrum Management Div Licensing Services 091913wh, 351 N Williamson Blvd, Daytona Beach, FL 32114-1112, Phone: (386) 944-2463, Fax: (386) 322-2502, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • 4350 Johnson Drive (Lat: 39.030556 Lon: -94.642444), Overall height: 17.7 m, Call Sign: WPNG533, Licensee ID: L00238505,
    Assigned Frequencies: 945.500 MHz, Grant Date: 04/04/1988, Expiration Date: 06/01/2005, Cancellation Date: 09/18/2002, Registrant: Sinclair Radio Of Kansas City Licensee Inc, 2000 W 41st St, Baltimore, MD 21211
  • KCTV Studio, 4500 Shawnee Mission Parkway (Lat: 39.026750 Lon: -94.637028), Type: Building, Structure height: 11.3 m, Call Sign: WQUD798,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6555.00 MHz, Grant Date: 06/11/2014, Expiration Date: 06/11/2024, Certifier: Joseph L Snelson Jr, Registrant: Cooley LLP, 1299 Pennsylvania Ave., Nw Suite 700, Washington, DC 20004, Phone: (202) 776-2357, Email:
  • KCTV Studio, 4500 Johnson Dr (Lat: 39.026750 Lon: -94.637028), Type: Building, Structure height: 11.3 m, Call Sign: WCX614,
    Assigned Frequencies: 13025.0 MHz, Grant Date: 04/10/1980, Expiration Date: 02/01/2022, Registrant: Dow Lohnes Pllc, 1200 New Hampshire Avenue, Nw, Suite 800, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 776-2000, Fax: (202) 776-2222, Email:
  • KCTV STUDIO, 4500 Shawnee Mission Pkwy (Lat: 39.026750 Lon: -94.637028), Type: Building, Structure height: 11.3 m, Call Sign: WCX615,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6875.00 MHz, Grant Date: 03/10/1980, Expiration Date: 02/01/2022, Registrant: Dow Lohnes Pllc, 1200 New Hampshire Avenue, Nw, Suite 800, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 776-2000, Fax: (202) 776-2222, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Fairway)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

43 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Fairway)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 3 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED19$172,02344$278,452145$266,4946$94,4437$222,396
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$160,8202$460,27010$202,5630$01$56,450
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$01$151,06023$268,2533$75,5531$151,800
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$144,4455$331,94019$226,9431$244,0601$161,500
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$01$544,7506$179,9280$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0500.00 , 0507.00, 0508.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 3 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED13$211,5186$204,875
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$223,8101$164,150
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$241,3600$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$185,7401$91,690
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0500.00 , 0507.00, 0508.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Fairway, KS
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Fairway, KS - Value
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Fairway, KS
  • 88.5%Utility gas
  • 10.4%Electricity
  • 1.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Fairway, KS
  • 89.6%Utility gas
  • 10.4%Electricity


Fairway compared to Kansas state average:

  • Median household income above state average.
  • Median house value significantly above 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 significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.

Fairway on our top lists:

  • #16 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people having professional degrees (population 500+)"
  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the best general health status score of residents (1-5), 3 years of data"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that visited a dentist within the past year"
  • #31 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #33 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #36 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that exercised in the past month"
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