Freeport, Kansas

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Population in 2014: 5 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -16.7%
Males: (60.0%)
Females: (40.0%)
Median resident age:  66.5 years
Kansas median age:  32.8 years

Zip code: 67049

Estimated median household income in 2016: $50,460 (it was $31,250 in 2000)
Freeport:

$50,460
KS:

$54,935

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $23,509 (it was $14,590 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $73,800 (it was $48,300 in 2000)
Freeport:

$73,800
KS:

$144,900

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $109,010; Detached houses: $114,313; Townhouses or other attached units: $89,586; Mobile homes: $25,592
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  • Races in Freeport, KS (2010)

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    • 480.0%White alone
    • 120.0%American Indian alone
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Freeport: 79.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1333 feet

Land area: 0.19 square miles.

Population density: 26 people per square mile   (very low).

Freeport, Kansas map

For population 15 years and over in Freeport city:

  • Never married: 0.0%
  • Now married: 50.0%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 20.0%
  • Divorced: 30.0%

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

Freeport city:  0.0% ($0)
Kansas:  1.2% ($999)

Freeport satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Wichita, KS (44.4 miles , pop. 344,284).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (310.1 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Danville, KS (2.6 miles) , Argonia, KS (2.6 miles ), Bluff City, KS (2.9 miles) , Anthony, KS (3.2 miles ), Milan, KS (3.3 miles) , Harper, KS (3.3 miles ), Milton, KS (4.1 miles) , Manchester, OK (4.2 miles) .

Latitude: 37.20 N, Longitude: 97.86 W

Area code: 620

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.3%
Kansas:

3.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Average climate in Freeport, Kansas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Freeport-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Kansas state average. It is 116% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/12/2004, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 7.2 miles away from the Freeport city center injured one person and caused $280,000 in damages.

On 4/26/1991, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 28.0 miles away from the city center killed 17 people and injured 225 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Freeport-area historical earthquake activity is near Kansas state average. It is 66% 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 51.3 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 164.2 miles away from Freeport center
On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 331.9 miles away from the city 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 192.7 miles away from the city 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 168.2 miles away from Freeport center
On 4/28/1998 at 14:13:01, a magnitude 4.2 (3.9 MB, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 170.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Harper County (16) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 12, Storms: 11, Tornadoes: 8, Winds: 4, Winter Storms: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Freeport topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Freeport:

  • HOSPITAL DISTRICT #6 OF HARPER COUNTY Critical Access Hospitals (about 10 miles away; ANTHONY, KS)
  • ANTHONY COMMUNITY CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; ANTHONY, KS)
  • HARPER COUNTY HHA (Home Health Center, about 11 miles away; ANTHONY, KS)
  • FRIENDSHIP MANOR OF HARPER (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; HARPER, KS)
  • HARPER HOSPITAL DISTRICT NO 5 Critical Access Hospitals (about 12 miles away; HARPER, KS)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Freeport:

  • Wichita Technical Institute (about 42 miles; Wichita, KS; Full-time enrollment: 2,015)
  • Newman University (about 43 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 2,066)
  • Friends University (about 43 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 2,024)
  • Cowley County Community College (about 46 miles; Arkansas City, KS; FT enrollment: 3,173)
  • Wichita State University (about 48 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 11,743)
  • Northern Oklahoma College (about 48 miles; Tonkawa, OK; FT enrollment: 3,414)
  • Wichita Area Technical College (about 53 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 2,220)

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Harper County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Average household size:
This city:  1.7 people
Kansas:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  66.7%
Whole state:  66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  0.0%
Whole state:  5.8%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

21.9
Kansas average:

11.4

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Freeport city (based on Harper County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant1,63915
Catholic1,1001
Mainline Protestant1,08713
Other2-
None2,206-
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: 3
Harper County:

5.15 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

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

1.72 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

0.51 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 3
Harper County:

5.15 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

13.73 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.2%
Kansas:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Harper County:

29.3%
Kansas:

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

10.9%
State:

13.4%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll

4.57% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($27,337 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.57%
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 Sedgwick County, KS  0.57% ($27,462 average AGI)


5.72% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($26,992 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.72%
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 Sedgwick County, KS  1.26% ($31,345 average AGI)
to Sumner County, KS  0.48% ($35,364)

Strongest AM radio stations in Freeport:

  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KFTI (1070 AM; 10 kW; WICHITA, KS; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KCRC (1390 AM; 10 kW; ENID, OK; Owner: CHISHOLM TRAIL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KOMA (1520 AM; 50 kW; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • KMYR (1410 AM; 5 kW; WICHITA, KS; Owner: AGAPE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KFH (1330 AM; 5 kW; WICHITA, KS; Owner: ENTERCOM WICHITA LICENSE, LLC)
  • KQAM (1480 AM; 5 kW; WICHITA, KS; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KWLS (1290 AM; 5 kW; PRATT, KS; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KTBZ (1430 AM; 25 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KGYN (1210 AM; 50 kW; GUYMON, OK; Owner: TELNS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KMUS (1380 AM; 20 kW; MUSKOGEE, OK; Owner: ABC, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Freeport:

  • KANR (92.7 FM; BELLE PLAINE, KS; Owner: DANIEL D. SMITH)
  • KYQQ (106.5 FM; ARKANSAS CITY, KS; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KFH-FM (98.7 FM; CLEARWATER, KS; Owner: ENTERCOM WICHITA LICENSE, LLC)
  • KQBL (96.9 FM; ENID, OK; Owner: CHAMPLIN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KFDI-FM (101.3 FM; WICHITA, KS; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KRBB (97.9 FM; WICHITA, KS; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KZSN (102.1 FM; HUTCHINSON, KS; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KICT-FM (95.1 FM; WICHITA, KS; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KFBZ (105.3 FM; HAYSVILLE, KS; Owner: ENTERCOM WICHITA LICENSE, LLC)
  • KTCM (100.3 FM; KINGMAN, KS; Owner: MARIA L. SALAZAR)
  • KWME (93.5 FM; WELLINGTON, KS; Owner: JOHNSON ENTERPRISES, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Freeport:

  • KSNW (Channel 3; WICHITA, KS; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION OF WICHITA)
  • KSAS-TV (Channel 24; WICHITA, KS; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KWCV (Channel 33; WICHITA, KS; Owner: WLBB BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • KAKE-TV (Channel 10; WICHITA, KS; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Freeport)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • Coady, Sw4 Section 27 Township 32 Range 5w (Lat: 37.229806 Lon: -97.855528), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 121.9 m, Call Sign: WQUV467
    Assigned Frequencies: 10775.0 MHz, 10735.0 MHz, 10775.0 MHz, 10735.0 MHz, 10775.0 MHz, 10735.0 MHz, 10775.0 MHz, 10735.0 MHz, 10775.0 MHz, 10735.0 MHz, 10775.0 MHz, 10735.0 MHzGrant Date: 10/23/2014, Expiration Date: 10/23/2024, Certifier: Jevin P KasselmanRegistrant: Wheatland Electric Cooperative, Inc, 416 S Main St, Scott City, KS 67871, Phone: (620) 872-5885, Fax: (620) 872-8786, Email:

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

HARPER CO RWD 4 (Population served: 320, Purch groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between APR-2014 and JUN-2014, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (NOV-10-2003), St Public Notif received (MAY-05-2014), St Public Notif requested (MAY-10-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-10-2014)
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between JAN-2014 and MAR-2014, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (NOV-10-2003), St Public Notif requested (MAR-09-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-09-2014)
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between OCT-2013 and DEC-2013, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (NOV-10-2003), St Public Notif requested (JAN-20-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-20-2014), St Public Notif received (JAN-24-2014)
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between JUL-2013 and SEP-2013, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (NOV-10-2003), St Public Notif requested (AUG-11-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-11-2013), St Public Notif received (AUG-14-2013)
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between APR-2013 and JUN-2013, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (NOV-10-2003), St Public Notif requested (MAY-07-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-07-2013), St Public Notif received (MAY-09-2013)
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between JAN-2013 and MAR-2013, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (NOV-10-2003), St Public Notif requested (MAR-23-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-23-2013), St Public Notif received (MAR-28-2013)
  • 24 other older health violations
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 minor monitoring violations

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