Fort Riley North, Kansas

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Population in July 2007: 8,927.
Males: 5,895  (66.0%)
Females: 3,032  (34.0%)
Median resident age:  21.8 years
Kansas median age:  35.2 years

Zip codes: 66442.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $39,929 (it was $29,225 in 2000)
Fort Riley North:

$39,929
KS:

$50,972

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $16,735 (it was $11,171 in 2000)

Fort Riley North CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $215,720 (it was $110,400 in 2000)
Fort Riley North:

$215,720
KS:

$129,700
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  • Races in Fort Riley North, KS (2000)

    Fort Riley North races chart
    • 4,52455.8%White alone
    • 1,94223.9%Black alone
    • 1,05213.0%Hispanic
    • 2763.4%Two or more races
    • 1632.0%Asian alone
    • 921.1%American Indian alone
    • 430.5%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 220.3%Other race alone

Races in Fort Riley North detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Fort Riley North: 101.7 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (17.1%), Irish (8.5%), United States (6.4%), Italian (4.0%), English (3.9%), Scottish (1.6%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 5.11 square miles.

Population density: 1,746 people per square mile   (low).

Fort Riley North, Kansas map

For population 25 years and over in Fort Riley North:

  • High school or higher: 94.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 8.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.6%
  • Unemployed: 17.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 11.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Fort Riley North CDP:

  • Never married: 46.3%
  • Now married: 46.2%
  • Separated: 3.5%
  • Widowed: 0.2%
  • Divorced: 3.8%

575 residents are foreign born (3.1% Europe, 2.5% Latin America, 1.4% Asia).

This place:

7.1%
Kansas:

5.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Fort Riley North CDP:  2.3% ($2,500)
Kansas:  1.2% ($999)
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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Topeka, KS (60.5 miles , pop. 122,377).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Wichita, KS (100.8 miles , pop. 344,284).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (435.0 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Fort Riley, KS (1.2 miles ), Fort Riley-Camp Whiteside, KS (1.5 miles) , Grandview Plaza, KS (2.0 miles ), Junction City, KS (2.1 miles ), Ogden, KS (2.4 miles ), Milford, KS (2.8 miles ), Chapman, KS (3.7 miles ), Wakefield, KS (3.7 miles ).

Latitude: 39.09 N, Longitude: 96.81 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +4,790 (+59.0%)
Workers who live and work in this place: 2,947 (63.3%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 785

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

2.9%
Kansas:

3.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Public administration (52%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Health care (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, and similar organizations (3%)
  • Chemicals (3%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Social assistance (12%)
  • Health care (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Food (5%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (15%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (13%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (7%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (7%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (6%)
  • Food and beverage serving workers except waiters/waitresses (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Child care workers (13%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Customer service representatives (6%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (6%)
  • Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (5%)

Work and jobs in Fort Riley North: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Fort Riley North, Kansas

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Tornado activity:

Fort Riley North-area historical tornado activity is near Kansas state average. It is 81% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/11/2008, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 6.3 miles away from the Fort Riley North place center caused $66 million in damages.

On 5/19/1960, a category F4 tornado 26.3 miles away from the place center injured 12 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Fort Riley North-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Kansas state average. It is 68% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/15/1995 at 00:31:33, a magnitude 4.1 (3.8 LG, 4.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 184.4 miles away from the city center
On 2/15/1974 at 13:33:49, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG) earthquake occurred 277.4 miles away from Fort Riley North 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 307.0 miles away from the city 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 126.2 miles away from the city center
On 11/3/2002 at 20:41:56, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 276.8 miles away from Fort Riley North center
On 5/30/1991 at 22:07:44, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 138.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

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

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 6, Floods: 5, Tornadoes: 5, Winter Storms: 3, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals and medical centers near Fort Riley North:

  • VALLEY VISTA CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; JUNCTION CITY, KS)
  • JUNCTION CITY GOOD SAMARITAN C (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; JUNCTION CITY, KS)
  • GEARY COMMUNITY HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 6 miles away; JUNCTION CITY, KS)
  • FMC - JUNCTION CITY (Dialysis Facility, about 6 miles away; JUNCTION CITY, KS)
  • HOME HEALTH AT GEARY COMM HOSP (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; JUNCTION CITY, KS)
  • VALLEY VIEW SENIOR LIFE (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; JUNCTION CITY, KS)
  • STONEYBROOK RETIREMENT COMMUNITY (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; MANHATTAN, KS)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Fort Riley North:

  • Kansas State University (about 15 miles; Manhattan, KS; Full-time enrollment: 20,703)
  • Emporia State University (about 58 miles; Emporia, KS; FT enrollment: 4,687)
  • Washburn University (about 60 miles; Topeka, KS; FT enrollment: 5,092)
  • University of Kansas (about 85 miles; Lawrence, KS; FT enrollment: 22,788)
  • Butler Community College (about 89 miles; El Dorado, KS; FT enrollment: 6,676)
  • Baker University (about 91 miles; Baldwin City, KS; FT enrollment: 2,752)
  • Hutchinson Community College (about 93 miles; Hutchinson, KS; FT enrollment: 4,174)

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Notable locations in Fort Riley North: Custer Hill Golf Course (A), Fort Riley Fire Department Station 1 (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Riley County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Average household size:
This place:  3.8 people
Kansas:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  97.9%
Whole state:  68.1%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  1.1%
Whole state:  4.1%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

12.5%
Whole state:

9.9%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

4.1%
Whole state:

4.1%
3,171 people in military barracks, etc. in 2000

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

6.1
Kansas average:

11.4

Fort Riley North travel time to work - commute Fort Riley North mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Fort Riley North CDP (based on Riley County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant9,14445
Mainline Protestant7,52222
Catholic5,9644
Other1,9799
Black Protestant3013
Orthodox251
None46,180-
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
Riley County:

0.72 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

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

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

0.51 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 25
Riley County:

3.61 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.84 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 45
Here:

6.50 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

5.9%
Kansas:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Riley County:

26.4%
Kansas:

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

9.8%
State:

13.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

47.2%
Kansas:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Fort Riley North:

50.9%
Kansas:

45.1%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.1
Kansas:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Fort Riley North:

17.0%
Kansas:

21.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

9.8%
Kansas:

10.6%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Kansas:

6.8

Overweight people:
Fort Riley North:

25.7%
Kansas:

33.6%

General health condition:
Fort Riley North:

61.7%
Kansas:

55.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Fort Riley North:

85.9%
State:

78.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Fort Riley North, KS Residents

17.56% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($30,760 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

17.56%
Kansas average:

6.43%

0.52% of residents moved from foreign countries ($958 average AGI)
Riley County:

0.52%
Kansas average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Geary County, KS  1.92% ($27,326 average AGI)
from Pottawatomie County, KS  0.71% ($30,280)
from Johnson County, KS  0.68% ($31,427)


17.07% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($33,810 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

17.07%
Kansas average:

6.89%

0.53% of residents moved to foreign countries ($936 average AGI)
Riley County:

0.53%
Kansas average:

0.08%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Geary County, KS  1.47% ($26,407 average AGI)
to Johnson County, KS  1.08% ($32,853)
to Pottawatomie County, KS  0.71% ($61,777)

Strongest AM radio stations in Fort Riley North:

  • KJCK (1420 AM; 1 kW; JUNCTION CITY, KS; Owner: PLATINUM BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KFRM (550 AM; 5 kW; SALINA, KS; Owner: TAYLOR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KSAL (1150 AM; 5 kW; SALINA, KS; Owner: EBC INC.)
  • WIBW (580 AM; 5 kW; TOPEKA, KS; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • KKAR (1290 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KMAN (1350 AM; 1 kW; MANHATTAN, KS; Owner: MANHATTAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KKHK (1250 AM; 25 kW; KANSAS CITY, KS)
  • KFTI (1070 AM; 10 kW; WICHITA, KS; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Fort Riley North:

  • KJCK-FM (97.5 FM; JUNCTION CITY, KS; Owner: PLATINUM BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KANV (91.3 FM; OLSBURG, KS; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF KANSAS)
  • KBLS (102.5 FM; NORTH FORT RILEY, KS; Owner: EBC, INC.)
  • KACZ (96.3 FM; RILEY, KS; Owner: MANHATTAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KQLA (103.5 FM; OGDEN, KS; Owner: PLATINUM BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KHCD (89.5 FM; SALINA, KS; Owner: HUTCHINSON COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • KMKF (101.5 FM; MANHATTAN, KS; Owner: MANHATTAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KSDB-FM (91.9 FM; MANHATTAN, KS; Owner: KANSAS STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WIBW-FM (94.5 FM; TOPEKA, KS; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • KMAJ-FM (107.7 FM; TOPEKA, KS; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KTPK (106.9 FM; TOPEKA, KS; Owner: KANSAS CAPITAL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KBMP (90.5 FM; ENTERPRISE, KS; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KXBZ (104.7 FM; MANHATTAN, KS; Owner: MANHATTAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KSAJ-FM (98.5 FM; ABILENE, KS; Owner: EBC, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Fort Riley North:

  • K25DS (Channel 25; JUNCTION CITY, KS; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K39BR (Channel 39; JUNCTION CITY, KS; Owner: NORTHEAST KANSAS B/CST.SERVICE,INC.)
  • KTLJ-CA (Channel 6; JUNCTION CITY, KS; Owner: MONTGOMERY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WIBW-TV (Channel 13; TOPEKA, KS; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)
  • KMJT-CA (Channel 15; OGDEN, KS; Owner: MONTGOMERY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • K31BW (Channel 31; MANHATTAN, KS; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KTKA-TV (Channel 49; TOPEKA, KS; Owner: NORTHEAST KANSAS BROADCAST SERVICE, INC.)
  • KKSU-LP (Channel 21; MANHATTAN, KS; Owner: KANSAS STATE UNIVERSITY)

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (67%)
  • Utility gas (32%)
  • No fuel used (1%)

Fort Riley North compared to Kansas state average:

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

Fort Riley North on our top lists:

  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Food and beverage serving workers except waiters/waitresses (population 5,000+)"
  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Legal support workers (population 5,000+)"
  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Office supplies and stationery stores (population 5,000+)"
  • #2 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Electronic shopping and mail-order houses (population 5,000+)"
  • #2 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (population 5,000+)"
  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Child care workers (population 5,000+)"
  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Entertainers and performers, sports, and related workers (population 5,000+)"
  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (population 5,000+)"
  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Social assistance (population 5,000+)"
  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Clothing and accessories, including shoe, stores (population 5,000+)"
  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest percentage of family households, population 1,000+"
  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people walking to work (population 5,000+)"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Food (population 5,000+)"
  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in military barracks, etc. (population 1,000+)"
  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Public administration (population 5,000+)"
  • #21 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, and similar organizations (population 5,000+)"
  • #23 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Broadcasting and telecommunications (population 5,000+)"
  • #33 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the smallest household incomes disparities (population 5,000+)"
  • #36 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Electronic shopping and mail-order houses (population 5,000+)"
  • #40 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the least people driving a car to work alone (population 5,000+)"
  • #2 (66442) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the smallest percentage of taxpayers reporting profit/loss from business in 2012 (pop 5,000+)"
  • #6 (66442) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the smallest percentage of taxpayers using charity contributions deductions in 2012 (pop 1,000+)"
  • #10 (66442) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of returns reporting salary or wage in 2012 (pop 5,000+)"
  • #14 (66442) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the lowest charity contributions deductions as a percentage of AGI in 2012 (pop 5,000+)"
  • #27 (66442) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the smallest percentage of taxpayers using paid preparers for 2012 taxes (pop 5,000+)"
  • #44 (66442) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the lowest 2012 average reported profit/loss from business (pop 5,000+)"
  • #71 (66442) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the lowest 2012 average taxable interest for individuals (pop 5,000+)"
  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives"
  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating from other counties between 2010 and 2011"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating to other counties in 2011"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #18 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating to foreign countries in 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"
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