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Sherman County

Population in 2012: 4,559 (99% urban, 1% rural). Population change since 2000: -7.9%
 

Males: 2,249  (49.3%)
Females: 2,310  (50.7%)

Median resident age:  40.0 years
Kansas median age:  42.9 years

Zip codes: 67735.

Estimated median household income in 2011: $40,035 (it was $31,356 in 2000)
Goodland:

$40,035
Kansas:

$48,964
Estimated per capita income in 2011: $18,303

Goodland city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2011: $68,904 (it was $61,200 in 2000)
Goodland:

$68,904
Kansas:

$128,300
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $93,100; Detached houses: $96,268; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $264,385; Mobile homes: $33,114

Median gross rent in 2011: $610.

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  • White alone - 3,867 (86.1%)
  • Hispanic - 492 (11.0%)
  • Two or more races - 69 (1.5%)
  • Black alone - 28 (0.6%)
  • Asian alone - 16 (0.4%)
  • American Indian alone - 13 (0.3%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 4 (0.09%)

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Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Goodland: 80.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (28.8%), English (9.6%), United States (7.9%), Irish (5.5%), French (5.3%), Scotch-Irish (3.3%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Elevation: 3683 feet

Land area: 4.39 square miles.

Population density: 1039 people per square mile 
 
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For population 25 years and over in Goodland:

  • High school or higher: 87.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.1%
  • Unemployed: 5.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 10.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Goodland city:

  • Never married: 28.4%
  • Now married: 53.3%
  • Separated: 1.0%
  • Widowed: 8.0%
  • Divorced: 9.2%

188 residents are foreign born (2.1% Latin America).

This city:  4.2%
Kansas:  5.9%



According to our research of Kansas and other state lists there were 13 registered sex offenders living in Goodland, Kansas as of May 22, 2013.
The ratio of number of residents in Goodland to the number of sex offenders is 329 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $1,178 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2011: $1,317 (2.1%)

Goodland satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: South Aurora, CO (166.7 miles , pop. 297,828).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (529.8 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Kanorado, KS (4.2 miles ), Brewster, KS (4.2 miles ), Bird City, KS (5.4 miles ), St. Francis, KS (5.4 miles ), Burlington, CO (5.5 miles ), Wallace, KS (5.5 miles) , Sharon Springs, KS (5.6 miles ), Winona, KS (5.6 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 5 buildings, average cost: $139,400
  • 1998: 11 buildings, average cost: $93,200
  • 1999: 7 buildings, average cost: $103,500
  • 2000: 3 buildings, average cost: $129,700
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $370,000
  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $370,000
  • 2003: 0 buildings
  • 2004: 3 buildings, average cost: $128,300
  • 2005: 2 buildings, average cost: $137,100
  • 2006: 2 buildings, average cost: $110,000
  • 2007: 3 buildings, average cost: $150,900
  • 2008: 0 buildings
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $80,000
  • 2010: 0 buildings
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2012: 0 buildings

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Average cost (in $1000s)


Latitude: 39.35 N, Longitude: 101.71 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +73 (+1.6%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,705 (79.9%)

Area code: 785

Goodland household income distribution Goodland home values distribution


 

Crime rates in Goodland by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2008
Murders 00100
per 100,000 0.00.021.70.00.0
Rapes 32322
per 100,000 60.042.665.144.046.7
Robberies 30100
per 100,000 60.00.021.70.00.0
Assaults 211613147
per 100,000 420.2341.1282.1307.8163.5
Burglaries 4439322633
per 100,000 880.4831.4694.3571.6770.8
Thefts 14311312910175
per 100,000 2861.12408.92798.92220.31751.9
Auto thefts 98866
per 100,000 180.1170.5173.6131.9140.2
Arson 71200
per 100,000 140.121.343.40.00.0
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 315.1) 340.3270.4332.6236.0205.2

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 10 (9 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.98
Kansas average:

2.68

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Goodland, Kansas accommodation, waste management, arts - Economy and Business Data

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

3.8%
Kansas:

6.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -68 (-1.4%).

Most common industries in 2007-2011 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (19%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (17%)
  • Construction (16%)
  • Wholesale trade (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (25%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (11%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (11%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (4%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (7%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5%)

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Tornado activity:

Goodland-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Kansas state average. It is 62% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/19/1982, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 19.3 miles away from the Goodland city center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 10/17/1971, a category F3 tornado 25.1 miles away from the city center .

Earthquake activity:

Goodland-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Kansas state average. It is 100% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/13/2001 at 01:56:13, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 91.7 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Sherman County (4) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Winter Storms: 3, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Birthplace of: Marla Luckert - Judge.


Hospital/medical center in Goodland:

  • GOODLAND REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER (Critical Access Hospitals, Government - Local, provides emergency services, 220 WEST SECOND STREET)

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Airports located in Goodland:


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Local government website: WWW.GOODLANDKS.ORG

College/University in Goodland:

  • Northwest Kansas Technical College (Full-time enrollment: 273; Location: 1209 Harrison St; Public; Website: www.nwktc.edu)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Goodland:

  • Fort Hays State University (about 132 miles; Hays, KS; Full-time enrollment: 4,978)
  • University of Nebraska at Kearney (about 168 miles; Kearney, NE; FT enrollment: 4,780)
  • University of Colorado at Colorado Springs (about 169 miles; Colorado Springs, CO; FT enrollment: 6,040)
  • University of Phoenix-Colorado Campus (about 170 miles; Lone Tree, CO; FT enrollment: 2,603)
  • Pikes Peak Community College (about 171 miles; Colorado Springs, CO; FT enrollment: 5,185)
  • Colorado Technical University Online (about 171 miles; Colorado Springs, CO; FT enrollment: 30,924)
  • Colorado State University-Pueblo (about 171 miles; Pueblo, CO; FT enrollment: 4,083)

Public high school in Goodland:

Public elementary/middle schools in Goodland:

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Library in Goodland:

  • GOODLAND PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $171,909; Location: 812 BROADWAY; 47,169 books; 2,382 audio materials; 1,751 video materials; 2 local licensed databases; 30 state licensed databases; 108 print serial subscriptions; 3 electronic serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Goodland: Mid - America Camp Inn (A), Goodland Kampgrounds of America Kampground (B), Goodland Wastewater Plant (C), Sherman County Fairgrounds (D), Sherman County Fairgrounds Recreational Vehicle Park (E), Steever Water Park (F), Sherman County Speedway (G), Goodland Municipal Power Plant (H), Goodland Industrial Park (I), Scoular Company Grain Elevator Number 5 (J), Frontier Agricultural Grain Elevator Number 5 (K), Kansas Highway Patrol Goodland Zone Office (L), Sherman County Sheriff's Office (M), Goodland Police Department (N), Sherman County Courthouse (O), Sherman County Rural Fire Department (P), Sherman County Sheriff's Office Jail (Q), Goodland Fire Department (R), Northwest Kansas Emergency Medical Services (S), Sherman County Public Health Department (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Goodland include: Promise Land Baptist Church (A), Goodland Seventh Day Adventist Church (B), Goodland Church of the Nazarene (C), Calvary Gospel Church (D), Goodland Church of Christ (E), Bible Baptist Church (F), Emmanuel Lutheran Church (G), First Baptist Church of Goodland (H), First Christian Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Goodland Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Goodland include: Gulick Park (1), Steever Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Goodland City - Museum (1717 Cherry Street), Sherman County Historical Society - Victorian Home (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 202 West 13th Street), Kansas Tourist Information Center (722 I 70).

Hotels: Best Western Buffalo Inn (830 West Highway 24), Howard Johnson Hotel (2218 Commerce Road), Howard Johnson (2218 Commerce Road), Best Western Buffalo Inn - Motel (I 70 And K # 27), Super 8 Motel (2520 Commerce Road), Best Western Buffalo Inn Resturant (830 West USHighway 24), Four Sisters Bed & Breakfast (1204 Center Street), Comfort Inn Goodland (2519 Enterprise Road), Comfort Inn Motel (I 70 & Highway 27).

Courts: Goodland City - Police Emergency- Municipal Court (204 West 11th Street), Kansas State - Goodland- Court Trustee Office (104 West USHighway 24), Sherman County - District Court (813 Broadway).

 
Sherman County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Air pollution and air quality trends
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AQI  PM10

Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 21.9. This is significantly better than average.
City:

21.9
U.S.:

32.0
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 23.6. This is about average. There were 21 monitors within city limits.
City:

23.6
U.S.:

22.1

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

GOODLAND, CITY OF (Population served: 4485, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2000 and JUN-2000, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUL-25-1997), St Public Notif requested (JUL-14-2000), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-14-2000), St Public Notif received (AUG-09-2000)
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between APR-1997 and JUN-1997, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-08-1997), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-08-1997), St Public Notif received (JUN-04-1997), St Compliance achieved (JUL-25-1997)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-1997 and MAR-1997, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-17-1997), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-17-1997), St Public Notif received (APR-08-1997), St Compliance achieved (JUL-25-1997)
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between OCT-1996 and DEC-1996, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-31-1996), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-31-1996), St Public Notif received (NOV-12-1996), St Compliance achieved (JUL-25-1997)
Past monitoring violations:
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - Between JUL-01-2001 and JUL-24-2001, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUL-24-2001)
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - Between OCT-19-1999 and OCT-25-1999, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (OCT-25-1999)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 22.4%
(25.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 5.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 27.2% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This city:  2.2 people
Kansas:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  58.5%
Whole state:  66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  5.2%
Whole state:  5.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Goodland, KS

53 people in college/university student housing in 2010
49 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010

People in group quarters in Goodland in 2000:

  • 62 people in job corps and vocational training facilities
  • 60 people in nursing homes
  • 12 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)

Goodland compared to Kansas state average:

Goodland, Kansas environmental map by EPA

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  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.


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Banks with branches in Goodland (2011 data):

  • First National Bank: at 202 East Eleventh Street, branch established on 1886/01/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $257.3 mil, Deposits: $228.3 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 8 total offices, Holding Company: First National Bancshares, Inc., Esop And 401 (K) Trusts
  • Peoples State Bank: Goodland Branch at 1302 Main Avenue, branch established on 2002/11/12. Info updated 2010/09/23: Bank assets: $115.8 mil, Deposits: $91.3 mil, headquarters in Mc Donald, KS, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 6 total offices, Holding Company: Big Mac Bancshares, Inc.
  • BANKWEST OF KANSAS: Bankwest Of Kansas at 922 Main Street, branch established on 1929/01/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $101.1 mil, Deposits: $83.8 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: G. S. Bancshares, Inc.
  • The Western State Bank: Goodland Branch at 815 Center, branch established on 1998/02/12. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $468.3 mil, Deposits: $418.3 mil, headquarters in Garden City, KS, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 10 total offices, Holding Company: Whitcorp Financial Company

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Goodland, Kansas:

  • Americas Best Value Inn , 830 West Hwy 24, Goodland, KS 67735 , Phone: (785) 890-3621, Fax: (785) 890-2407
  • Motel 6, 2420 Commerce Rd, Goodland, KS 67735 , Phone: (913) 299-5672
  • Howard Johnson Hotel, 2218 Commerce Rd, Goodland, KS 67735 , Phone: (785) 899-3644, Fax: (785) 899-3646
  • Comfort Inn , 2519 Enterprise Rd, Goodland, KS 67735 , Phone: (785) 899-7181, Fax: (785) 899-7183
  • Goodland Holiday Inn Express , 2631 Enterprise Rd, Goodland, KS 67735 , Phone: (785) 890-9060, Fax: (785) 890-9061
All 5 fire-safe hotels and motels in Goodland, Kansas

Educational Attainment (%) in 2011

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)


Goodland travel time to work - commute


Goodland mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (83%)
  • Electricity (13%)
  • Wood (3%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

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Religion statistics for Goodland (based on Sherman County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 44.42%
Here44.4%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameUnited Methodist ChurchCatholic ChurchEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaChristian Church (Disciples of Christ)LDS (Mormon) Church
Adherents28.7%24.5%14.4%12.0%5.5%
Congregations13.3%6.7%6.7%6.7%6.7%
NameAmerican Baptist Churches in the USAEpiscopal ChurchChristian Churches and Churches of ChristChurch of the NazareneOther
Adherents3.5%2.8%2.2%2.0%4.4%
Congregations6.7%6.7%6.7%6.7%33.3%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Sherman County:

1.67 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
This county:

6.70 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

3.84 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 7
Sherman County:

11.72 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

7.33 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

9.7%
Kansas:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

28.1%
Kansas:

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

11.3%
State:

13.4%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 9$47,284$63,0455$1,550
Judicial and Legal 1$3,261$39,1320$0
Police Protection - Officers 10$25,990$31,1880$0
Police - Other 1$1,758$21,0960$0
Firefighters 1$3,832$45,98411$3,520
Streets and Highways 8$17,670$26,5050$0
Welfare 0$0 1$952
Health 1$1,804$21,6480$0
Sewerage 2$5,575$33,4500$0
Parks and Recreation 4$8,763$26,2893$974
Water Supply 5$13,269$31,8460$0
Electric Power 16$44,444$33,3330$0
Other and Unallocable 1$1,959$23,5080$0
Totals for Government 59$175,609$35,71720$6,996

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

  • Construction - Air Transportation: $350,000 ($76.77)
    Regular Highways: $150,000 ($32.90)
    Housing and Community Development: $70,000 ($15.35)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $4,575,000 ($1003.51)
    Water Utilities: $777,000 ($170.43)
    General - Other: $737,000 ($161.66)
    Central Staff Services: $558,000 ($122.40)
    Parks and Recreation: $463,000 ($101.56)
    Regular Highways: $457,000 ($100.24)
    Police Protection: $373,000 ($81.82)
    Solid Waste Management: $332,000 ($72.82)
    Sewerage: $327,000 ($71.73)
    Libraries: $127,000 ($27.86)
    Local Fire Protection: $120,000 ($26.32)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities, NEC: $55,000 ($12.06)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $52,000 ($11.41)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $47,000 ($10.31)
    Air Transportation: $36,000 ($7.90)
    Health - Other: $30,000 ($6.58)
    Transit Utilities: $18,000 ($3.95)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $27,000 ($5.92)
  • Intergovernmental to State - Water Utilities: $13,000 ($2.85)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Parks and Recreation: $277,000 ($60.76)
    Air Transportation: $27,000 ($5.92)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities, NEC: $9,000 ($1.97)
    Police Protection: $3,000 ($0.66)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,841,000 ($403.82)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $78,000 ($17.11)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $409,000 ($89.71)
    Solid Waste Management: $350,000 ($76.77)
    Air Transportation: $38,000 ($8.34)
    Parks and Recreation: $30,000 ($6.58)
    All Other: $11,000 ($2.41)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $10,000 ($2.19)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $78,000 ($17.11)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $285,000 ($62.51)
    Special Assessments: $70,000 ($15.35)
    Fines and Forfeits: $56,000 ($12.28)
    General Revenue, NEC: $46,000 ($10.09)
    Rents: $11,000 ($2.41)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $5,009,000 ($1098.71)
    Water Utilities: $764,000 ($167.58)
    Transit Utilities: $18,000 ($3.95)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $133,000 ($29.17)
    Housing and Community Development: $64,000 ($14.04)
    General Local Government Support: $16,000 ($3.51)
  • Tax - Property: $1,458,000 ($319.81)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $522,000 ($114.50)
    Public Utilities Sales: $133,000 ($29.17)
    Other License: $13,000 ($2.85)
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $10,000 ($2.19)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,666,000 ($584.78)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,251,000 ($493.75)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $415,000 ($91.03)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $9,253,000 ($2029.61)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $109,000 ($23.91)

7.47% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($26,913 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.47%
Kansas average:

7.39%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Thomas County, KS  0.84% ($26,667 average AGI)


10.22% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($27,159 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.22%
Kansas average:

7.67%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Thomas County, KS  0.86% ($18,737 average AGI)

Strongest AM radio stations in Goodland:

  • KLOE (730 AM; 1 kW; GOODLAND, KS; Owner: MELIA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KXXX (790 AM; 5 kW; COLBY, KS; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • KLTT (670 AM; 50 kW; COMMERCE CITY, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KOA (850 AM; 50 kW; DENVER, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KKZN (760 AM; 50 kW; THORNTON, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KMXA (1090 AM; 50 kW; AURORA, CO; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KSIR (1010 AM; 25 kW; BRUSH, CO; Owner: JMS BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KIMB (1260 AM; 50 kW; KIMBALL, NE; Owner: G & L INVESTMENTS, LLC)
  • KGYN (1210 AM; 50 kW; GUYMON, OK; Owner: TELNS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KRDZ (1440 AM; 5 kW; WRAY, CO; Owner: MEDIA LOGIC, LLC.)
  • KNAB (1140 AM; daytime; 1 kW; BURLINGTON, CO; Owner: KNAB, INC.)
  • KLMO (1060 AM; 30 kW; LONGMONT, CO; Owner: PILGRIM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Goodland:

  • KKCI (102.5 FM; GOODLAND, KS; Owner: MELIA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KWGB (97.9 FM; COLBY, KS; Owner: MELIA COMMUNICATIONS INC)
  • K209CH (91.7 FM; GOODLAND, KS; Owner: KANZA SOCIETY, INC.)
  • KGCR (107.7 FM; GOODLAND, KS; Owner: THE PRAISE NETWORK, INC)

TV broadcast stations around Goodland:

  • KBSL-TV (Channel 10; GOODLAND, KS; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL BROADCASTING OF SO. CAROLINA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • K23BU (Channel 23; GOODLAND, KS; Owner: SMOKY HILLS PUBLIC TELEVISION)
  • KLBY (Channel 4; COLBY, KS; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2011 (per 100,000 population)

Goodland, Kansas:
  • Fatal accident count: 11
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 14
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 1
  • Fatalities: 12
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 32
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 1
Kansas average:
  • Fatal accident count: 101
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 152
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 37
  • Fatalities: 109
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 254
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 10

See more detailed statistics of Goodland fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 11
Total length: 61 meters (200ft)
Total costs: $1,435,000
Total average daily traffic: 39,629
Total average daily truck traffic: 10,305

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 1960-1969: 10
  • 1970-1979: 1
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Goodland, KS

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Goodland)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 49 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Goodland, KS)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 6 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 63 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Goodland)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 26 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Goodland)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 46
  • Hazardous Condition: 18
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Goodland


See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Goodland, KS

Most common first names in Goodland, KS among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John4775.6 years
Mary3782.4 years
William3677.8 years
Robert3272.0 years
Charles3076.6 years
George2678.7 years
Dorothy2178.5 years
James2170.2 years
Frank2080.7 years
Anna1988.8 years
Most common last names in Goodland, KS among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith2578.2 years
Peter2174.3 years
Johnson1977.8 years
Jones1577.1 years
Miller1474.0 years
Anderson1478.2 years
Taylor1478.5 years
Brown1373.6 years
Harper1280.8 years
Elliott1181.7 years
Businesses in Goodland, KS
NameCountNameCount
Comfort Inn1McDonald's1
Dairy Queen1Motel 61
Days Inn2Pizza Hut1
FedEx3Super 81
H&R Block1U-Haul1
Holiday Inn1UPS1
Lane Furniture1Walmart1
MasterBrand Cabinets2Wendy's1

Goodland on our top lists:

  • #68 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Sales and office occupations:"
  • #79 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Drugs and druggists' sundries, and chemical and allied products merchant wholesalers"
  • #92 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the biggest local government total salary and wages expenses per resident in 2004 in $"
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Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Floyd Mcilroy (1)

Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2014.

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