Girard, Kansas

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Population in 2014: 2,773 (95% urban, 5% rural). Population change since 2000: 0.0%
 
Males: 1,389  (50.1%)
Females: 1,384  (49.9%)
Median resident age:  35.6 years
Kansas median age:  36.2 years

Zip codes: 66743.

Estimated median household income in 2015: $37,431 (it was $32,847 in 2000)
Girard:

$37,431
KS:

$53,906

Estimated per capita income in 2015: $19,933 (it was $16,668 in 2000)

Girard city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $72,098 (it was $46,600 in 2000)
Girard:

$72,098
KS:

$141,200

Mean prices in 2015: All housing units: $82,455; Detached houses: $82,851; Mobile homes: $34,015

Median gross rent in 2015: $759.

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  • Races in Girard, KS (2010)

    Girard races chart
    • 2,59192.9%White alone
    • 762.7%Hispanic
    • 481.7%Black alone
    • 481.7%Two or more races
    • 180.6%American Indian alone
    • 60.2%Asian alone
    • 20.07%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Girard: 77.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (27.6%), English (19.3%), German (14.2%), Irish (5.8%), Scottish (1.3%), Dutch (1.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 986 feet

Land area: 1.90 square miles.

Population density: 1,461 people per square mile   (low).

Girard,KS real estate house value index trend

Girard, Kansas map

For population 25 years and over in Girard:

  • High school or higher: 90.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 21.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.3%
  • Unemployed: 2.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 14.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Girard city:

  • Never married: 30.1%
  • Now married: 51.4%
  • Separated: 0.8%
  • Widowed: 6.6%
  • Divorced: 11.0%

37 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.3%
Kansas:

6.9%



According to our research of Kansas and other state lists there were 4 registered sex offenders living in Girard, Kansas as of September 21, 2017.
The ratio of number of residents in Girard to the number of sex offenders is 699 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2015: $983 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2015: $982 (1.4%)

Girard satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Springfield, MO (88.4 miles , pop. 151,580).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Kansas City, MO (109.5 miles , pop. 441,545).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (343.8 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Franklin, KS (2.8 miles ), Arma, KS (2.9 miles ), Frontenac, KS (3.0 miles ), Chicopee, KS (3.2 miles ), Pittsburg, KS (3.2 miles ), Cherokee, KS (3.4 miles ), Mulberry, KS (3.5 miles ), Hepler, KS (3.5 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 4 buildings, average cost: $60,800
  • 1998: 5 buildings, average cost: $62,200
  • 1999: 3 buildings, average cost: $76,700
  • 2000: 5 buildings, average cost: $79,100
  • 2001: 7 buildings, average cost: $51,200
  • 2002: 3 buildings, average cost: $81,700
  • 2003: 1 building, cost: $85,000
  • 2004: 2 buildings, average cost: $130,000
  • 2005: 2 buildings, average cost: $30,500
  • 2006: 6 buildings, average cost: $44,700
  • 2007: 3 buildings, average cost: $93,300
  • 2009: 3 buildings, average cost: $58,300
  • 2010: 2 buildings, average cost: $362,500
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2013: 2 buildings, average cost: $45,000
  • 2014: 5 buildings, average cost: $91,400

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 37.51 N, Longitude: 94.84 W

Nickname or alias (official or unofficial): Printing Capital of the Nation

Area code: 620

Girard household income distribution Girard home values distribution

Crime rates in Girard by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Murders 00000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 02013000111220
per 100,000 0.073.00.037.1110.90.00.00.036.835.635.671.572.00.0
Robberies 00001000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.037.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 15266121466115235
per 100,000 35.7182.472.8222.6221.8453.7510.0221.2220.7391.9177.971.5108.1180.6
Burglaries 1672881419101418149131514
per 100,000 571.2255.41,019.7296.7517.6718.3364.3516.2662.0498.8320.3464.6540.3505.8
Theft 5465767260413335813941372630
per 100,000 1,927.92,371.42,767.72,670.62,218.11,550.11,202.21,290.62,979.01,389.41,459.11,322.4936.61,083.8
Auto thefts 17361622221242
per 100,000 35.7255.4109.2222.637.0226.872.973.773.671.335.671.5144.172.3
Arson 12010000011000
per 100,000 35.773.00.037.10.00.00.00.00.035.635.60.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 283.5) 132.3237.3205.4219.6272.1221.2181.4137.9244.9203.1147.7162.6166.1120.7

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Crime rate in Girard detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 7 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.17
Kansas average:

2.53
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.7%
Kansas:

3.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -36 (-1.3%).
Most common industries in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (27%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (7%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (37%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
Most common occupations in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (21%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (10%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (12%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (12%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)

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

Average climate in Girard, Kansas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Girard-area historical tornado activity is near Kansas state average. It is 84% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/4/2003, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 15.4 miles away from the Girard city center killed 4 people and injured 30 people and caused $20 million in damages.

On 3/15/1982, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 2.8 miles away from the city center killed 2 people and injured 8 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Girard-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 217.3 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 218.5 miles away from Girard 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 282.3 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 284.8 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 292.9 miles away from Girard 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 216.3 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 (18) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 16
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 12, Storms: 12, Tornadoes: 7, Winter Storms: 4, Winds: 3, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Girard topographic map

Birthplace of: Dennis Franchione - College football coach, Ron Kramer - College football player, Dennis Hayden - Actor.

Hospitals and medical centers in Girard:

  • GIRARD MEDICAL CENTER (Government - Local, provides emergency services, 302 NORTH HOSPITAL DRIVE)
  • PREFERRED CARE HOME REHAB SPECIALISTS (125-B EAST PRAIRIE)
  • HERITAGE, THE (511 N WESTERN PO BOX 66)
  • TWG NURSING HOME INC DBA THE HERITAGE (511 N WESTERN AVE)

Airports and heliports located in Girard:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Girard:

  • Pittsburg State University (about 12 miles; Pittsburg, KS; Full-time enrollment: 6,838)
  • Missouri Southern State University (about 36 miles; Joplin, MO; FT enrollment: 4,456)
  • Allen County Community College (about 43 miles; Iola, KS; FT enrollment: 2,089)
  • Northeastern Oklahoma A&M College (about 44 miles; Miami, OK; FT enrollment: 2,075)
  • Crowder College (about 56 miles; Neosho, MO; FT enrollment: 3,675)
  • Southwest Baptist University (about 79 miles; Bolivar, MO; FT enrollment: 2,783)
  • NorthWest Arkansas Community College (about 88 miles; Bentonville, AR; FT enrollment: 5,634)

Public high school in Girard:

  • GIRARD HIGH (Students: 305, Location: 415 NORTH SUMMIT, Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Girard:

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Library in Girard:

  • GIRARD PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $260,723; Location: 128 WEST PRAIRIE AVE.; 30,929 books; 99 e-books; 2,269 audio materials; 2,894 video materials; 30 state licensed databases; 80 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Girard: Girard Municipal Power Plant (A), Crawford County Sheriff's Office Jail (B), Girard Police Department (C), Crawford County Sheriff's Office (D), Crawford County Courthouse (E), Girard Fire Department (F), Girard Public Library (G), Museum of Crawford County (H), Girard City Hall (I), Girard Civic Center (J). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Girard include: First Baptist Church (A), First Presbyterian Church (B), Harvest Time Holiness Church (C), Trinity Lutheran Church (D), Girard United Methodist Church (E), Calvary Bible Church (F), First Christian Church (G), Saint Michael's Catholic Church (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Girard: Winston Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Courts: Crawford County - District Court Judge (Courthouse), Crawford County - Clerk Of District Court (Courthouse).

Crawford County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2015: 13.4%
(11.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 69.2% for Black residents, 23.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for other race residents, 25.6% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.4 people
Kansas:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  65.7%
Whole state:  66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.9%
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: 0.0% of all households

People in group quarters in Girard in 2010:

  • 93 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 65 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 11 people in residential treatment centers for adults

People in group quarters in Girard in 2000:

  • 100 people in nursing homes
  • 77 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 15 people in unknown juvenile institutions
  • 8 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse

Girard, Kansas environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Girard (2011 data):

  • The Exchange State Bank of St. Paul, Kansas: Girard Branch at 108 East St. John, branch established on 1996/10/07. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $68.0 mil, Deposits: $58.3 mil, headquarters in St. Paul, KS, positive income, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Southeast Kansas Bancshares, Inc.
  • The First National Bank of Girard: The First National Bank Of Girard at 201 South Summit, branch established on 1878/01/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $72.1 mil, Deposits: $60.0 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 1 total offices, Holding Company: Mid-America Bancshares, Inc.
  • Community National Bank & Trust: Girard Branch at 606 East St. John, branch established on 1996/04/01. Info updated 2011/01/06: Bank assets: $766.3 mil, Deposits: $636.2 mil, headquarters in Chanute, KS, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 25 total offices, Holding Company: Community Bancorp, Inc.
  • The Girard National Bank: at 100 East Forest Avenue, branch established on 1929/07/01. Info updated 2007/09/28: Bank assets: $512.7 mil, Deposits: $395.5 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 14 total offices, Holding Company: Gn Bankshares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2015

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2015

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.4
Kansas average:

11.2

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

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Religion statistics for Girard 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%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Girard:

49.3%
State:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

45.5%
Kansas:

45.1%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.6
Kansas:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

20.0%
Kansas:

21.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Girard:

10.1%
Kansas:

10.6%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Girard:

6.9
Kansas:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

33.2%
State:

33.6%

General health condition:
Girard:

55.5%
Kansas:

55.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

76.8%
Kansas:

78.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Girard, KS Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 1$3,790$45,4801$125
Other Government Administration 3$11,513$46,0525$1,400
Judicial and Legal 1$2,511$30,1322$1,500
Police Protection - Officers 6$19,545$39,0902$620
Firefighters 4$12,819$38,4572$339
Fire - Other 0$0 12$425
Streets and Highways 2$8,227$49,3620$0
Solid Waste Management 1$3,221$38,6520$0
Sewerage 1$3,489$41,8680$0
Parks and Recreation 1$3,325$39,9000$0
Housing and Community Development(Local) 1$3,857$46,2840$0
Water Supply 2$7,718$46,3080$0
Electric Power 7$25,085$43,0030$0
Other and Unallocable 3$6,691$26,7646$3,627
Totals for Government 33$111,791$40,65130$8,036

Girard government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $2,696,000 ($972.23)
    Water Utilities: $312,000 ($112.51)
    General - Other: $295,000 ($106.38)
    Police Protection: $266,000 ($95.92)
    Central Staff Services: $217,000 ($78.25)
    Local Fire Protection: $212,000 ($76.45)
    Regular Highways: $191,000 ($68.88)
    Libraries: $179,000 ($64.55)
    Parks and Recreation: $154,000 ($55.54)
    Sewerage: $122,000 ($44.00)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities, NEC: $73,000 ($26.33)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $35,000 ($12.62)
    Health - Other: $19,000 ($6.85)
  • Electric Utilities - Interest on Debt: $36,000 ($12.98)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $187,000 ($67.44)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $173,000 ($62.39)
    Parks and Recreation: $68,000 ($24.52)
    Regular Highways: $14,000 ($5.05)
    Sewerage: $7,000 ($2.52)
    Local Fire Protection: $6,000 ($2.16)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities, NEC: $3,000 ($1.08)
    Police Protection: $2,000 ($0.72)
    Central Staff Services: $1,000 ($0.36)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,750,000 ($631.09)

Girard government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $263,000 ($94.84)
    Parks and Recreation: $95,000 ($34.26)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $18,000 ($6.49)
    All Other: $3,000 ($1.08)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $248,000 ($89.43)
    Highways: $11,000 ($3.97)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $114,000 ($41.11)
    Interest Earnings: $56,000 ($20.19)
    Fines and Forfeits: $13,000 ($4.69)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $3,329,000 ($1200.50)
    Water Utilities: $364,000 ($131.27)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $106,000 ($38.23)
    All Other: $27,000 ($9.74)
    General Local Government Support: $6,000 ($2.16)
  • Tax - Property: $589,000 ($212.41)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $304,000 ($109.63)
    Public Utilities Sales: $62,000 ($22.36)
    Other License: $3,000 ($1.08)

Girard government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,305,000 ($1913.09)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,768,000 ($1719.44)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $537,000 ($193.65)

Girard government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $611,000 ($220.34)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $517,000 ($186.44)

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 Girard:

  • KKOW (860 AM; 10 kW; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: AMERICAN MEDIA INVESTMENTS)
  • KGGF (690 AM; 10 kW; COFFEYVILLE, KS; Owner: KGGF-KUSN, INC.)
  • WMBH (1560 AM; 10 kW; JOPLIN, MO)
  • KSEK (1340 AM; 1 kW; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: INNOVATIVE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KOCR (1310 AM; 5 kW; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: OZARK CHRISTIAN COLLEGE)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KKLL (1100 AM; daytime; 5 kW; WEBB CITY, MO; Owner: NEW LIFE EVANGELISTIC CENTER, INC.)
  • 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 Girard:

  • KSEK-FM (99.1 FM; GIRARD, KS; Owner: INNOVATIVE BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KRPS (89.9 FM; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: PITTSBURG STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KKOW-FM (96.9 FM; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: AMERICAN MEDIA INVESTMENTS, INC.)
  • KIXQ (102.5 FM; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: BIG MACK BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KSYN (92.5 FM; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: BIG MACK BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KBZI (100.7 FM; DEERFIELD, MO; Owner: AMERICAN MEDIA INVESTMENTS INC)
  • KVCY (104.7 FM; FORT SCOTT, KS; Owner: VCY AMERICA, INC.)
  • KJMK (93.9 FM; WEBB CITY, MO; Owner: BIG MACK BROADCASTING, INC)
  • KOMB (103.9 FM; FORT SCOTT, KS; Owner: FORT SCOTT BROADCCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KJML (105.3 FM; COLUMBUS, KS; Owner: PETRACOM OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)
  • KWXD (103.5 FM; ASBURY, MO; Owner: INNOVATIVE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KBJQ (88.3 FM; BRONSON, KS; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)

TV broadcast stations around Girard:

  • KOAM-TV (Channel 7; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: SAGA QUAD STATES COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KODE-TV (Channel 12; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: MISSION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K05KD (Channel 5; CARTHAGE, MO; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, 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.)
Girard fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)


Girard fatal accident list:

Mar 11, 2006 10:08 AM, Sr-7, Forest, Lat: 37.51111, Lon: -94.84339, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Sep 19, 2006 03:18 PM, Sr-7, Prairie, Lat: 37.50915, Lon: -94.84340, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Dec 10, 2002 08:15 AM, Sr-7, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 3
Jul 18, 1991 12:56 AM, Carbon, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 2m7ftTotal length
  • 51Total average daily traffic
  • 55Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

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

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Girard)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

6
  • Aircraft: FUNK B85C (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 84 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C85 SERIES (85 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1601N , Serial Number: 383, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 07/24/1957
    Registrant (Individual): Ronald R Strahan, 160 N 190th St, Girard, KS 66743
  • Aircraft: TAYLOR J-2 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 59 mph), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 2269G , Serial Number: 1093
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Ronald R Strahan, 160 N 190th St, Girard, KS 66743, Other Owners: Sharon K Strahan
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 06/18/1959, Exported to: Canada
  • Aircraft: AERONCA 11BC (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 75 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C85 SERIES (85 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3997E , Serial Number: 11BC-85, Year manufactured: 1947, Airworthiness Date: 06/14/1956
    Registrant (Individual): Ronald R Strahan, 160 N 190th St, Girard, KS 66743
  • Aircraft: AERONCA 11CC (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 75 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C85 SERIES (85 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4681E , Serial Number: 11CC-276, Year manufactured: 1950, Airworthiness Date: 04/20/1956
    Registrant (Individual): Ronald R Strahan, 160 N 190th St, Girard, KS 66743
  • Aircraft: GULL JAMIE J QUICKSILVER MX-2 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 582DCDI (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 480LG , Serial Number: 1278JG, Year manufactured: 2012, Airworthiness Date: 10/31/2012
    Registrant (Individual): Jamie J Gull, 193 S 160th St, Girard, KS 66743
  • Aircraft: POWRACHUTE CORP PEGASUS (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 582UL (65 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 5613N , Serial Number: A-298-PEG, Year manufactured: 2004, Airworthiness Date: 01/11/2008
    Registrant (Individual): Jerry Simon, 189 N 70th St, Girard, KS 66743

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

CRAWFORD CO RWD 1C (Population served: 1,915, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One minor monitoring violation
CRAWFORD CO RWD 4 (Population served: 1,580, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Routine (IDSE) - In APR-02-2008, Contaminant: DBP STAGE 2. Follow-up actions: Fed Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-02-2008), Fed Compliance achieved (MAY-08-2008)
  • One minor monitoring violation

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

  • GIRARD, CITY OF (Population served: 2,796, Primary Water Source Type: Purch surface water)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 54
  • Hazardous Condition: 58
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Girard

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Girard, KS
Most common first names in Girard, KS among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary7582.8 years
John7278.3 years
James4276.5 years
Charles4075.9 years
William3578.2 years
Frank3276.6 years
Anna2786.8 years
Clarence2676.6 years
George2479.7 years
Joe2480.3 years
Most common last names in Girard, KS among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith2778.9 years
Jones2279.2 years
Miller1373.5 years
Peak1280.2 years
Bennett1282.0 years
Meyer1180.5 years
Geier1076.3 years
Wilson1076.2 years
Kennedy1082.4 years
Evans1078.0 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (78%)
  • Electricity (19%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
  • Wood (1%)
Businesses in Girard, KS
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1SONIC Drive-In1
Alco Stores1Subway1
FedEx1U-Haul1
H&R Block1UPS1
Pizza Hut1

Girard 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 above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.

Girard on our top lists:

  • #68 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in unknown juvenile institutions (population 1,000+)"
There are no pilots and 2 other airmen in this city.
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