Frontenac, Kansas

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Population in 2013: 3,432 (83% urban, 17% rural). Population change since 2000: +14.6%
 
Males: 1,691  (49.3%)
Females: 1,741  (50.7%)
Median resident age:  37.5 years
Kansas median age:  36.0 years

Zip codes: 66763.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $39,529 (it was $33,558 in 2000)
Frontenac:

$39,529
KS:

$50,972

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $21,372 (it was $17,349 in 2000)

Frontenac city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $101,720 (it was $65,100 in 2000)
Frontenac:

$101,720
KS:

$129,700

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $114,031; Detached houses: $119,928; Mobile homes: $18,466

Median gross rent in 2013: $724.

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  • Races in Frontenac, KS (2010)

    Frontenac races chart
    • 3,24894.5%White alone
    • 722.1%Hispanic
    • 491.4%Two or more races
    • 250.7%Asian alone
    • 180.5%Black alone
    • 180.5%American Indian alone
    • 60.2%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 10.03%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Frontenac: 81.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (19.9%), German (17.8%), Italian (15.4%), Irish (9.8%), English (9.5%), French (4.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 950 feet

Land area: 3.97 square miles.

Population density: 866 people per square mile   (low).

Frontenac,KS real estate house value index trend

Frontenac, Kansas map

For population 25 years and over in Frontenac:

  • High school or higher: 89.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 28.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 10.4%
  • Unemployed: 5.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Frontenac city:

  • Never married: 22.4%
  • Now married: 58.6%
  • Separated: 2.2%
  • Widowed: 7.1%
  • Divorced: 9.7%

21 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.7%
Kansas:

5.0%



According to our research of Kansas and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Frontenac, Kansas as of August 03, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Frontenac to the number of sex offenders is 1,730 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is a lot smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,369 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,168 (1.4%)

Frontenac satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Springfield, MO (79.5 miles , pop. 151,580).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Kansas City, MO (112.4 miles , pop. 441,545).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (343.0 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Pittsburg, KS (1.8 miles ), Franklin, KS (2.2 miles ), Chicopee, KS (2.4 miles ), Mindenmines, MO (2.5 miles ), Arma, KS (2.5 miles ), Mulberry, KS (2.8 miles ), Burgess, MO (2.9 miles) , Girard, KS (3.0 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 19 buildings, average cost: $73,500
  • 1998: 9 buildings, average cost: $84,600
  • 1999: 21 buildings, average cost: $65,900
  • 2000: 18 buildings, average cost: $73,700
  • 2001: 16 buildings, average cost: $87,700
  • 2002: 18 buildings, average cost: $53,500
  • 2003: 22 buildings, average cost: $77,500
  • 2004: 12 buildings, average cost: $103,200
  • 2005: 27 buildings, average cost: $120,400
  • 2006: 16 buildings, average cost: $94,400
  • 2007: 14 buildings, average cost: $118,600
  • 2008: 6 buildings, average cost: $221,200
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $150,000
  • 2010: 6 buildings, average cost: $77,900
  • 2011: 4 buildings, average cost: $87,500

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 37.45 N, Longitude: 94.70 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 620

Frontenac household income distribution Frontenac home values distribution

Crime rates in Frontenac by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 00000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 21000120120
per 100,000 66.132.50.00.00.031.962.10.028.957.80.0
Robberies 01000000001
per 100,000 0.032.50.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.028.9
Assaults 74662427563
per 100,000 231.3130.2192.5194.264.0127.662.1215.8144.6173.386.6
Burglaries 283630161617324083046
per 100,000 925.31,171.5962.5518.0512.3542.4994.11,233.0231.3866.31,327.2
Thefts 7682826149545743333947
per 100,000 2,511.62,668.42,630.71,974.71,569.01,723.01,770.71,325.5954.01,126.21,356.0
Auto thefts 1351268254361
per 100,000 429.6162.7385.0194.2256.263.8155.3123.386.7173.328.9
Arson 10140010000
per 100,000 33.00.032.1129.50.00.031.10.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 292.8) 311.0274.4251.8176.6137.3169.7223.8200.2118.0208.6182.6

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Frontenac detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 11 (8 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.31
Kansas average:

2.64
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.4%
Kansas:

5.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +479 (+19.0%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (29%)
  • Public administration (13%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
  • Information (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (25%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (12%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (5%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (27%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (11%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Frontenac, Kansas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Frontenac-area historical tornado activity is near Kansas state average. It is 87% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/4/2003, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 12.6 miles away from the Frontenac city center killed 4 people and injured 30 people and caused $20 million in damages.

On 4/3/1956, a category F4 tornado 25.9 miles away from the city center injured 59 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Frontenac-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Kansas state average. It is 73% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/4/2001 at 06:42:12, a magnitude 4.7 (4.2 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 208.9 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 210.2 miles away from Frontenac center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 273.3 miles away from the city center
On 5/4/1991 at 01:18:54, a magnitude 5.0 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 276.0 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 284.5 miles away from Frontenac 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 216.4 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 Crawford County (17) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 11, Tornadoes: 6, Winter Storms: 4, Winds: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Frontenac topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Frontenac:

  • SUNSET MANOR (206 S DITTMAN ST)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Frontenac:

  • RENAL CARE GROUP PITTSBURG (Dialysis Facility, about 2 miles away; PITTSBURG, KS)
  • NEW HORIZONS OF PITTSBURG (Hospital, about 2 miles away; PITTSBURG, KS)
  • MEDICALODGE NORTH OF PITTSBURG (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; PITTSBURG, KS)
  • SOUTHERNCARE PITTSBURG (Hospital, about 5 miles away; PITTSBURG, KS)
  • BEVERLY NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; PITTSBURG, KS)
  • MEDICALODGE SOUTH (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; PITTSBURG, KS)
  • MEDICALODGES PITTSBURG (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; PITTSBURG, KS)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Frontenac:

  • Pittsburg State University (about 5 miles; Pittsburg, KS; Full-time enrollment: 6,838)
  • Missouri Southern State University (about 28 miles; Joplin, MO; FT enrollment: 4,456)
  • Northeastern Oklahoma A&M College (about 41 miles; Miami, OK; FT enrollment: 2,075)
  • Crowder College (about 49 miles; Neosho, MO; FT enrollment: 3,675)
  • Allen County Community College (about 51 miles; Iola, KS; FT enrollment: 2,089)
  • Southwest Baptist University (about 72 miles; Bolivar, MO; FT enrollment: 2,783)
  • Drury University (about 80 miles; Springfield, MO; FT enrollment: 3,902)

Public high school in Frontenac:

Public elementary/middle school in Frontenac:

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Notable locations in Frontenac: Frontenac Wastewater Treatment Plant (A), Frontenac Police Department (B), Frontenac Fire Department (C), Frontenac City Hall (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Frontenac include: Sacred Heart Catholic Church (A), Frontenac United Methodist Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Frontenac Cemetery (1), Mount Carmel Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotel: Shady Forest Inn (107 North Goodhall Street).

Crawford County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 104. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

104
U.S.:

74

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 40.5. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 21.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

40.5
U.S.:

32.0

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

CRAWFORD CO RWD 1 (Population served: 430, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2010, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-06-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-06-2011), St Public Notif received (AUG-01-2011)
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations
  • 11 minor monitoring violations

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

  • FRONTENAC, CITY OF (Population served: 3,459, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 14.4%
(13.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 83.3% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.4 people
Kansas:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  64.2%
Whole state:  66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.0%
Whole state:  5.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households
102 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
131 people in nursing homes in 2000

Frontenac, Kansas environmental map by EPA

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Frontenac compared to Kansas state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.

Banks with branches in Frontenac (2011 data):

  • Community National Bank & Trust: Frontenac Branch at 4097 Parkview Drive, branch established on 1998/03/21. 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.
  • Labette Bank: Frontenac Branch at 242 East Mckay, branch established on 1919/06/19. Info updated 2011/12/19: Bank assets: $328.7 mil, Deposits: $288.3 mil, headquarters in Altamont, KS, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 11 total offices, Holding Company: Labette County Bankshares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.4
Kansas average:

11.3

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (80%)
  • Electricity (20%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Frontenac city (based on Crawford County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant7,10738
Catholic6,0004
Mainline Protestant4,74124
Other7315
None20,555-
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: 6
Crawford County:

1.55 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

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

0.26 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Crawford County:

1.03 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

0.51 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 18
Crawford County:

4.65 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.84 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 33
Here:

8.52 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.7%
Kansas:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Crawford County:

29.8%
Kansas:

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

14.2%
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
Financial Administration 1$5,167$62,0041$1,126
Other Government Administration 4$11,319$33,95710$1,984
Police Protection - Officers 6$16,616$33,2320$0
Police - Other 3$5,328$21,3122$2,817
Firefighters 1$3,199$38,38819$2,139
Streets and Highways 2$6,361$38,1660$0
Solid Waste Management 1$3,265$39,1800$0
Water Supply 1$3,646$43,7521$2,209
Totals for Government 19$54,901$34,67433$10,275

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

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $379,000 ($110.43)
    Financial Administration: $322,000 ($93.82)
    Water Utilities: $202,000 ($58.86)
    Sewerage: $132,000 ($38.46)
    Regular Highways: $118,000 ($34.38)
    General - Other: $113,000 ($32.93)
    Parks & Recreation: $69,000 ($20.10)
    Fire Protection: $68,000 ($19.81)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $45,000 ($13.11)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $237,000 ($69.06)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $367,000 ($106.93)
    Water Utilities: $98,000 ($28.55)
    Judicial: $68,000 ($19.81)
    Sewerage: $61,000 ($17.77)
    General - Other: $43,000 ($12.53)
    Regular Highways: $28,000 ($8.16)
    Fire Protection: $18,000 ($5.24)
    Financial Administration: $16,000 ($4.66)
    Parks & Recreation: $5,000 ($1.46)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $623,000 ($181.53)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $167,000 ($48.66)
    Parks & Recreation: $26,000 ($7.58)
    All Other: $2,000 ($0.58)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $11,000 ($3.21)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $106,000 ($30.89)
    Interest Earnings: $41,000 ($11.95)
    Property Sale Other: $35,000 ($10.20)
    Special Assessments: $2,000 ($0.58)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $361,000 ($105.19)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $248,000 ($72.26)
    Highways: $86,000 ($25.06)
  • Tax - Property: $411,000 ($119.76)
    Total General Sales: $281,000 ($81.88)
    Public Utilities: $104,000 ($30.30)
    NEC: $8,000 ($2.33)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $3,956,000 ($1152.68)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $1,745,000 ($508.45)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $1,973,000 ($574.88)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $238,000 ($69.35)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $948,000 ($276.22)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $7,000 ($2.04)

6.38% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($26,724 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.38%
Kansas average:

6.43%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Cherokee County, KS  0.50% ($22,791 average AGI)
from Jasper County, MO  0.43% ($24,649)
from Johnson County, KS  0.37% ($35,633)


7.19% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($28,496 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.19%
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 Jasper County, MO  0.54% ($28,384 average AGI)
to Johnson County, KS  0.49% ($35,530)
to Cherokee County, KS  0.47% ($24,254)

Strongest AM radio stations in Frontenac:

  • KKOW (860 AM; 10 kW; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: AMERICAN MEDIA INVESTMENTS)
  • KSEK (1340 AM; 1 kW; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: INNOVATIVE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WMBH (1560 AM; 10 kW; JOPLIN, MO)
  • KOCR (1310 AM; 5 kW; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: OZARK CHRISTIAN COLLEGE)
  • KGGF (690 AM; 10 kW; COFFEYVILLE, KS; Owner: KGGF-KUSN, INC.)
  • KKLL (1100 AM; daytime; 5 kW; WEBB CITY, MO; Owner: NEW LIFE EVANGELISTIC CENTER, INC.)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KBTN (1420 AM; 10 kW; NEOSHO, MO; Owner: PETRACOM OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)
  • KTBZ (1430 AM; 25 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KKHK (1250 AM; 25 kW; KANSAS CITY, KS)
  • KMUS (1380 AM; 20 kW; MUSKOGEE, OK; Owner: ABC, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Frontenac:

  • KRPS (89.9 FM; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: PITTSBURG STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KKOW-FM (96.9 FM; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: AMERICAN MEDIA INVESTMENTS, INC.)
  • KSEK-FM (99.1 FM; GIRARD, KS; Owner: INNOVATIVE BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KIXQ (102.5 FM; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: BIG MACK BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KSYN (92.5 FM; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: BIG MACK BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KJMK (93.9 FM; WEBB CITY, MO; Owner: BIG MACK BROADCASTING, INC)
  • KWXD (103.5 FM; ASBURY, MO; Owner: INNOVATIVE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KJML (105.3 FM; COLUMBUS, KS; Owner: PETRACOM OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)
  • KBZI (100.7 FM; DEERFIELD, MO; Owner: AMERICAN MEDIA INVESTMENTS INC)
  • KVCY (104.7 FM; FORT SCOTT, KS; Owner: VCY AMERICA, INC.)
  • KMXL (95.1 FM; CARTHAGE, MO; Owner: CARTHAGE BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KOMB (103.9 FM; FORT SCOTT, KS; Owner: FORT SCOTT BROADCCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KXDG (97.9 FM; WEBB CITY, MO; Owner: BIG MACK BROADCASTING, INC)
  • KHST (101.7 FM; LAMAR, MO; Owner: INNOVATIVE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KMOQ (107.1 FM; BAXTER SPRINGS, KS; Owner: PETRACOM OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)

TV broadcast stations around Frontenac:

  • KOAM-TV (Channel 7; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: SAGA QUAD STATES COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K05KD (Channel 5; CARTHAGE, MO; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • KODE-TV (Channel 12; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: MISSION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KOZJ (Channel 26; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: BD. OF GOVERNORS OF SW MISSOURI STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KJPX-LP (Channel 47; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: GARY M./DEBORAH R. KENNY)
  • KSNF (Channel 16; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)
  • KCLJ-CA (Channel 46; JOPLIN/CARTHAGE, MO; Owner: GARY M./DEBORAH R. KENNY)
  • K20GA (Channel 20; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • K52FC (Channel 52; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K55HU (Channel 55; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
Frontenac fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

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

See more detailed statistics of Frontenac fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 0mTotal length
  • $37,000Total costs
  • 12,400Total average daily traffic
  • 992Total average daily truck traffic
  • 18,068Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Frontenac)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

6
  • 3.3 Mi E (Lat: 37.448667 Lon: -94.636639), Structure height: 129 m, Call Sign: WNKS863, Licensee ID: L00265137
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.275 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/26/1998, Expiration Date: 01/26/2003, Cancellation Date: 09/20/2002, Certifier: R Dean Meiszer
    Registrant: Lb Tower Company LLC, 441 Vine Street, Suite 3900, Cincinnati, OH 45202-3011, Phone: (513) 381-7775, Fax: (513) 381-1292
  • Along Kcs Right Of Way 1.8 Mi Ne (Lat: 37.470056 Lon: -94.662194), Call Sign: KNBJ758
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.260 MHz, 160.350 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/21/2011, Expiration Date: 09/04/2021
    Registrant: The Kansas City Southern Railway Company, 4601 Hilry Huckaby Dr., Shreveport, LA 71107-5797, Phone: (318) 676-6188, Fax: (318) 676-6252, Email:
  • Lat: 37.456111 Lon: -94.696111, Call Sign: WQCB704
    Assigned Frequencies: 464.950 MHz, 462.325 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/25/2005, Expiration Date: 01/25/2015, Certifier: Mike F Wolownik
    Registrant: Federal Licensing Inc, 1588 Fairfield Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-9262, Fax: (717) 334-6440
  • Lat: 37.482472 Lon: -94.705278, Call Sign: WQIB691, Licensee ID: L00001782
    Assigned Frequencies: 458.275 MHz, 453.275 MHz, 458.450 MHz, 453.450 MHz, 458.850 MHz, 453.850 MHz, 458.925 MHz, 453.925 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/27/2007, Expiration Date: 12/27/2017, Certifier: Craig Srna
    Registrant: State Of (Disc) Kansas, 700 Sw Harrison St., Topeka, KS 66603-3745, Phone: (785) 296-3661, Fax: (785) 296-0999
  • Lat: 37.455139 Lon: -94.686028, Call Sign: WQLD303
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.800 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/10/2009, Expiration Date: 12/10/2019, Certifier: Doug Sellers
    Registrant: City Of Frontenac, 199 N. Crawford, Frontenac, KS 66763, Phone: (620) 231-5730, Email:
  • 1600 W Mckay St (Lat: 37.454444 Lon: -94.721944), Call Sign: WQPB698
    Assigned Frequencies: 463.587 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/29/2012, Expiration Date: 03/29/2022, Certifier: Mike Hill
    Registrant: Washington Electronics Inc, 611 N Pine, Pittsburg, KS 66762, Phone: (620) 232-3717, Fax: (620) 232-3461, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • FRONTENCA, 3.3 Miles East Of (Lat: 37.448639 Lon: -94.636611), Overall height: 128.9 m, Call Sign: WHO549, Licensee ID: L00265137
    Assigned Frequencies: 6226.90 MHz, 6226.90 MHz, 6197.20 MHz, 6197.20 MHz, 6286.20 MHz, 6286.20 MHz, 6256.50 MHz, 6256.50 MHz, 6345.50 MHz, 6345.50 MHz... (+6 more)
    Grant Date: 02/21/2001, Expiration Date: 02/01/2011, Cancellation Date: 04/09/2011, Certifier: R D Meiszer
    Registrant: Lb Tower Company LLC, 441 Vine Street, Suite 3900, Cincinnati, OH 45202-3011, Phone: (513) 381-7775, Fax: (513) 381-1292

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

7
  • Call Sign: K0USY
    Grant Date: 01/23/1998, Expiration Date: 01/23/2008, Cancellation Date: 03/12/2004
    Registrant: Jack C Buffington, 505 S Cherokee, Frontenac, KS 66762
  • Call Sign: KB0CNO
    Grant Date: 05/03/1988, Expiration Date: 05/03/1998, Cancellation Date: 05/04/2000
    Registrant: Ronald G Brust, 314 Carla, Frontenac, KS 66762
  • Call Sign: KB0NRG, Licensee ID: L00832307
    Grant Date: 04/15/2004, Expiration Date: 07/13/2014, Certifier: Ronald D Ginardi
    Registrant: Ronald D Ginardi, 306 N Cayuga, Frontenac, KS 66763
  • Call Sign: KC0EOI
    Grant Date: 12/02/1998, Expiration Date: 12/02/2008, Cancellation Date: 12/03/2010
    Registrant: James L Ball, 628 S Santa Fe St, Frontenac, KS 66763-4010
  • Call Sign: N0UCB, Licensee ID: L00531336
    Grant Date: 06/12/2002, Expiration Date: 09/08/2012, Cancellation Date: 06/09/2006
    Registrant: Marlene K Buffington, 505 S Cherokee, Frontenac, KS 66762
  • Call Sign: WK0M, Previous Call Sign: N0IZG
    Grant Date: 07/12/1988, Expiration Date: 07/12/1998, Cancellation Date: 07/13/2000
    Registrant: Thomas C Wachter, 104 E Leighton, Frontenac, KS 66762
  • Call Sign: KD0DET, Licensee ID: L01376393
    Grant Date: 03/05/2008, Expiration Date: 03/05/2018, Certifier: Michael A Clark
    Registrant: Michael A Clark, 108 N. Lebette, Frontenac, KS 66763

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:

1
  • ATLAS AUTOMOTIVE LLC, 1018 N Highway 69, Frontenac, KS 66763
    Certificate: D000798 (Corporation), Certificate Issue Date: 01/21/2006, Expiration Date: 01/20/2007

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 19
  • Hazardous Condition: 14
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Frontenac

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Most common first names in Frontenac, KS among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary2381.2 years
John1579.7 years
Margaret1385.0 years
Robert1373.1 years
William1173.4 years
Joseph882.0 years
James879.7 years
Ann790.6 years
Frank786.3 years
Josephine784.6 years
Most common last names in Frontenac, KS among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith776.6 years
Davis579.6 years
Johnson576.0 years
Brown575.8 years
Moore583.2 years
Onelio581.0 years
Grilz472.1 years
Merando486.5 years
Cicero389.0 years
Clark374.3 years

Businesses in Frontenac, KS

  • Chevrolet: 1
  • MasterBrand Cabinets: 2
  • U-Haul: 1

Frontenac on our top lists:

  • #45 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors"
  • #71 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Rail transportation"
  • #39 (66763) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Austrian first ancestries (pop 1,000+)"
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