Grainfield, Kansas

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Population in 2017: 253 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -22.6%
 
Males: 123  (49.0%)
Females: 130  (51.0%)
Median resident age:

49.5 years
Kansas median age:

36.7 years

Zip codes: 67737.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $47,164 (it was $33,958 in 2000)
Grainfield:

$47,164
KS:

$56,422

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $25,643 (it was $17,443 in 2000)

Grainfield city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $71,396 (it was $38,400 in 2000)
Grainfield:

$71,396
KS:

$150,600

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $79,281; detached houses: $82,377; mobile homes: $41,120

Median gross rent in 2017: $596.

March 2019 cost of living index in Grainfield: 77.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 13.2%
(12.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 14.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for other race residents, 75.8% for two or more races residents)
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According to our research of Kansas and other state lists, there was 1 registered sex offender living in Grainfield, Kansas as of August 09, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Grainfield is 295 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.


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Ancestries: German (67.2%), American (8.6%), English (6.2%), Irish (3.1%), Scotch-Irish (2.3%), Swedish (2.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 2813 feet

Land area: 0.47 square miles.

Population density: 534 people per square mile   (low).

Grainfield, Kansas map

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,255 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $950 (1.2%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Wichita, KS (196.3 miles , pop. 344,284).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (482.8 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities:

Park, KS (2.4 miles),
Grinnell, KS (3.0 miles ),
Gove City, KS (3.3 miles),
Quinter, KS (3.6 miles ),
Hoxie, KS (4.1 miles ),
Collyer, KS (4.4 miles),
Oakley, KS (4.6 miles ),
Menlo, KS (4.7 miles)

Latitude: 39.11 N, Longitude: 100.47 W

Area code: 785

Distribution of median household income in Grainfield, KS in 2017
Distribution of house value in Grainfield, KS in 2017
Grainfield satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

2.7%
Kansas:

3.7%
Most common industries in Grainfield, KS (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (14.8%)
  • Truck transportation (10.7%)
  • Educational services (9.5%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (8.9%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (8.9%)
  • Health care (6.5%)
  • Farm supplies merchant wholesalers (5.9%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (25.6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (14.0%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (12.8%)
  • Truck transportation (11.6%)
  • Repair & maintenance (11.6%)
  • Farm supplies merchant wholesalers (9.3%)
  • Warehousing & storage (3.5%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (16.9%)
  • Health care (13.3%)
  • Truck transportation (9.6%)
  • Public administration (8.4%)
  • Private households (7.2%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (4.8%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.8%)
Most common occupations in Grainfield, KS (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (10.7%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (8.9%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (8.3%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.9%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (4.7%)
  • Other construction workers and helpers (4.1%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.6%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (17.4%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (16.3%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (9.3%)
  • Other construction workers and helpers (8.1%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (7.0%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.8%)
  • Top executives (4.7%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (18.1%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (12.0%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (7.2%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.0%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.8%)
  • Teachers, secondary school (4.8%)
  • Registered nurses (4.8%)

Average climate in Grainfield, Kansas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Grainfield-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Kansas state average. It is 39% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/23/2008, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 15.4 miles away from the Grainfield city center injured 2 people and caused $3 million in damages.

On 6/27/1951, a category F4 tornado 32.1 miles away from the city center killed 5 people and injured 100 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Grainfield-area historical earthquake activity is above Kansas state average. It is 43% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 2/15/1974 at 13:33:49, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 181.2 miles away from Grainfield center
On 10/18/1984 at 15:30:23, a magnitude 5.5 (5.4 MB, 5.1 MS, 5.5 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 350.5 miles away from the city center
On 8/10/2005 at 22:08:22, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 279.1 miles away from Grainfield center
On 5/30/1991 at 22:07:44, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 57.6 miles away from Grainfield center
On 9/15/1995 at 00:31:33, a magnitude 4.1 (3.8 LG, 4.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 183.0 miles away from the city center
On 1/3/2007 at 14:34:38, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.4 MW, 4.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 279.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Gove County (6) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Winter Storms: 4, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Storm: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Grainfield topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Grainfield:

  • GOVE COUNTY MEDICAL CENTER Critical Access Hospitals (about 13 miles away; QUINTER, KS)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Grainfield:

  • Fort Hays State University (about 63 miles; Hays, KS; Full-time enrollment: 8,728)
  • Barton County Community College (about 106 miles; Great Bend, KS; FT enrollment: 4,108)
  • University of Nebraska at Kearney (about 132 miles; Kearney, NE; FT enrollment: 6,047)
  • Hutchinson Community College (about 156 miles; Hutchinson, KS; FT enrollment: 4,174)
  • Central Community College (about 166 miles; Grand Island, NE; FT enrollment: 4,159)
  • Newman University (about 195 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 2,066)
  • Friends University (about 196 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 2,024)

Public high school in Grainfield:

Public elementary/middle school in Grainfield:

See full list of schools located in Grainfield

Library in Grainfield:

  • GRAINFIELD CITY LIBRARY (Operating income: $6,315; Location: 242 MAIN ST.; 5,000 books; 11 e-books; 90 audio materials; 650 video materials; 30 state licensed databases; 5 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Grainfield: Grainfield Wastewater Plant (A), Hi-Plains Co - Operative Association Grain Elevator Number 9 (B), Frontier Agricultural Grain Elevator Number 16 (C), Gove County 4 - H Fairgrounds (D), Grainfield Fire Department (E), Grainfield City Library (F), Grainfield City Hall (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Grainfield include: Gainfield United Methodist Church (A), Saint Agnes Catholic Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Gove County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

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

  • GRAINFIELD, CITY OF (Population served: 281, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This city:

2.2 people
Kansas:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

66.1%
Whole state:

66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

3.9%
Whole state:

5.8%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.8% of all households

Banks with branches in Grainfield (2011 data):

  • The Citizens State Bank: at 206 Main Street, branch established on 1905/04/08. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $10.5 mil, Deposits: $9.6 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 1 total offices, Holding Company: Mcnee, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Grainfield:

Marital status in Grainfield, KS
  • Never married: 16.7%
  • Now married: 65.4%
  • Separated: 3.0%
  • Widowed: 9.4%
  • Divorced: 5.5%

For population 25 years and over in Grainfield:

  • High school or higher: 89.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 15.2 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.7
Kansas average:

11.1

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Grainfield
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Grainfield, KS (based on Gove County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic8483
Mainline Protestant3544
Evangelical Protestant3373
None1,156-
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: 4
Gove County:

15.21 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.96 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 3
Gove County:

11.41 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.84 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 3
Gove County:

11.41 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.33 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Gove County:

10.8%
Kansas:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Gove County:

28.3%
State:

27.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

51.6%
State:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Grainfield:

48.0%
Kansas:

45.1%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.2
Kansas:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

22.2%
State:

21.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

11.5%
State:

10.6%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Kansas:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

38.2%
Kansas:

33.6%

General health condition:
This city:

55.9%
Kansas:

55.2%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

75.9%
Kansas:

78.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Grainfield, KS Residents
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
Other and Unallocable 1$6,675$80,1006$127
Financial Administration 0$0 0$0
Streets and Highways 0$0 0$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 3$2,420
Totals for Government 1$6,675$80,1009$2,547

Grainfield government finances - Expenditure in 2013 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $72,000 ($284.58)
    Sewerage: $37,000 ($146.25)
    Water Utilities: $35,000 ($138.34)
    Regular Highways: $28,000 ($110.67)
    Local Fire Protection: $24,000 ($94.86)
    General - Other: $22,000 ($86.96)
    Libraries: $2,000 ($7.91)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,000 ($3.95)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $3,000 ($11.86)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $42,000 ($166.01)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $0 ($0.00)

Grainfield government finances - Revenue in 2013 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $42,000 ($166.01)
    Other: $28,000 ($110.67)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $29,000 ($114.62)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $5,000 ($19.76)
    Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($3.95)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $54,000 ($213.44)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $9,000 ($35.57)
  • Tax - Property: $52,000 ($205.53)
    Public Utilities Sales: $17,000 ($67.19)
    Individual Income: $6,000 ($23.72)

Grainfield government finances - Debt in 2013 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $88,000 ($347.83)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $67,000 ($264.82)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $21,000 ($83.00)

Grainfield government finances - Cash and Securities in 2013 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $195,000 ($770.75)

Strongest AM radio stations in Grainfield:

  • KXXX (790 AM; 5 kW; COLBY, KS; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • KGYN (1210 AM; 50 kW; GUYMON, OK; Owner: TELNS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • 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)
  • KIMB (1260 AM; 50 kW; KIMBALL, NE; Owner: G & L INVESTMENTS, LLC)
  • KSIR (1010 AM; 25 kW; BRUSH, CO; Owner: JMS BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KBRL (1300 AM; 5 kW; MCCOOK, NE; Owner: MCCOOK RADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Grainfield:

  • K207BP (89.3 FM; QUINTER, KS; Owner: GOVE COUNTY TRANSLATOR COMMITTEE)
  • KZNA (90.5 FM; HILL CITY, KS; Owner: KANZA SOCIETY, INC)
  • KQLS (100.3 FM; COLBY, KS; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Grainfield:

  • K69DB (Channel 69; HOXIE, ETC., KS; Owner: SHERIDAN CNTY, KANSAS)
  • K15CG (Channel 15; OAKLEY, KS; Owner: SMOKY HILLS PUBLIC TELEVISION)

Grainfield fatal accident list:

Mar 17, 2017 09:19 PM, I-70, Sr-23, Lat: 39.102883, Lon: -100.445961, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Aug 4, 2015 11:03 AM, I-70, Lat: 39.111317, Lon: -100.488203, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 6, Fatalities: 3
Jan 31, 2012 04:21 AM, Us-40, Sr-23, Lat: 39.107108, Lon: -100.444572, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Dec 21, 2003 06:40 PM, Sr-23, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 6, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Aug 26, 1977 04:17 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 15Number of bridges
  • 177ft / 53.8mTotal length
  • $1,435,000Total costs
  • 38,940Total average daily traffic
  • 12,348Total average daily truck traffic
  • 21,503Total future (year 2037) average daily traffic
New bridges in Grainfield, KS - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11940-1949
  • 31950-1959
  • 51960-1969
  • 11990-1999
  • 32000-2009
  • 22010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Grainfield, KS

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • Old Us 40 (Lat: 39.108889 Lon: -100.472639), Call Sign: KAS299, Licensee ID: L00001782,
    Assigned Frequencies: 47.1800 MHz, Grant Date: 11/04/1998, Expiration Date: 01/24/2004, Cancellation Date: 01/13/2003, Registrant: State Of Kansas, Docking State Ofc Bldg, Topeka, KS 66612, Phone: (913) 296-3576
  • Lat: 39.122500 Lon: -100.469583, Call Sign: WPQB932,
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.100 MHz, 457.100 MHz, Grant Date: 03/14/2015, Expiration Date: 05/16/2025, Certifier: Harvey D Heier, Registrant: Rural Telephone Service Co., Inc./Nex-Te, 233 East 8th Street, Hays, KS 67601, Phone: (785) 625-2119, Fax: (785) 628-2272, Email:
  • Lat: 39.205778 Lon: -100.536778, Call Sign: WQRY924,
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.730 MHz, Grant Date: 08/16/2013, Expiration Date: 08/16/2023, Certifier: Ron Bixeman, Registrant: Nex-Tech, 233 East 8th Street, Hays, KS 67601, Phone: (785) 625-2119, Fax: (785) 628-2272, Email:
  • Lat: 39.197861 Lon: -100.517972, Call Sign: WQSL791,
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.945 MHz, Grant Date: 10/28/2013, Expiration Date: 10/28/2023, Certifier: Daniel Schultz, Registrant: Rural Telephone Service Co Inc Nex-Tech, 233 East 8th Street, Hays, KS 67601, Phone: (785) 625-2119, Fax: (785) 628-2272, Email:
  • Lat: 39.139583 Lon: -100.441917, Call Sign: WRAW521,
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.170 MHz, 160.200 MHz, Grant Date: 03/26/2018, Expiration Date: 03/26/2028, Certifier: Gregg Haffner, Registrant: Business Radio Licensing, 30251 Golden Lantern Ste E #501, Laguna Niguel, CA 92677, Phone: (949) 348-8510, Fax: (949) 348-8514, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

5
  • .75 Miles South Of (Lat: 39.104722 Lon: -100.481528), Overall height: 96.6 m, Call Sign: WME720,
    Assigned Frequencies: 2025.00 MHz, Grant Date: 08/26/1991, Expiration Date: 06/01/2014, Cancellation Date: 11/28/2007, Registrant: Smoky Hills Public Television, 604 Elm, Bunker Hill, KS 67626, Phone: (785) 483-6990
  • Grainfield, 4650 Cr Dd (Lat: 39.119306 Lon: -100.470528), Type: Mast, Structure height: 59.4 m, Overall height: 60.9 m, Call Sign: WQNC873,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6197.24 MHz, 6404.79 MHz, 6315.84 MHz, 6375.14 MHz, 6197.24 MHz, 6256.54 MHz, Grant Date: 12/21/2010, Expiration Date: 06/02/2020, Certifier: Frank Dirico, Registrant: Ne Colorado Cellular, Inc., 1224 West Platte Avenue, Fort Morgan, CO 80701, Phone: (970) 542-3667, Fax: (970) 867-3589, Email:
  • Grainfield Vreg, Lat: 39.118500 Lon: -100.433806, Type: Ltower, Structure height: 59.4 m, Overall height: 60.4 m, Call Sign: WQZE503,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6093.45 MHz, 5945.20 MHz, 6093.45 MHz, 5945.20 MHz, 6093.45 MHz, 5945.20 MHz, 6093.45 MHz, 5945.20 MHz, 6093.45 MHz, 5945.20 MHz... (+10 more), Grant Date: 04/21/2017, Expiration Date: 04/21/2027, Certifier: Patrick Parke, Registrant: Midwest Energy, Inc., 1330 Canterbury Road, Hays, KS 67601, Phone: (785) 625-1439, Fax: (785) 625-9218, Email:
  • Grainfield, KS, 3/4 Mi. South Of Grainfield On K-23 (Lat: 39.104722 Lon: -100.481389), Type: Tower, Structure height: 91.3 m, Overall height: 96.7 m, Call Sign: KEO21,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6975.00 MHz, Grant Date: 01/23/1978, Expiration Date: 06/01/2022, Registrant: Wiley Rein LLP, 1776 K Street, Nw, Washington, DC 20006, Phone: (202) 719-7438, Fax: (316) 831-6077, Email:
  • Hwy K023, 3/4 Mi So. (Lat: 39.104167 Lon: -100.480389), Overall height: 91.4 m, Call Sign: WLE462,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6925.00 MHz, Grant Date: 02/28/1992, Expiration Date: 06/01/2022, Registrant: Wiley Rein LLP, 1776 K Street, Nw, Washington, DC 20006, Phone: (202) 719-7438, Fax: (316) 831-6077, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • 0.75 Mile South Of Grainfield On Hwy. K-23 (Lat: 39.104167 Lon: -100.480389), Call Sign: KWT924,
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.600 MHz, Grant Date: 06/05/2018, Expiration Date: 07/01/2028, Registrant: Nex-Tech, Inc, 145 North Main, Lenora, KS 67645-0158, Phone: (785) 567-4281, Fax: (785) 567-4401, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: KA0OSY, Grant Date: 06/14/1988, Expiration Date: 06/14/1998, Cancellation Date: 06/15/2000, Registrant: Francis J Gassmann, 341 Elm St, Grainfield, KS 67737

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: MALM RUSSELL KOLB FIRESTAR II (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 503ULDCDI (52 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 105FS , Serial Number: F.S.-0-669, Year manufactured: 1997, Airworthiness Date: 05/08/2010, Certificate Issue Date: 09/06/2011
    Registrant (Individual): Dan M Ochs, 2001 W R 90 South, Grainfield, KS 67737

2005 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2005 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 8. The highest number of reported fires - 13 took place in 2016, and the least - 4 in 2017. The data has a decreasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Grainfield, KS When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (55.6%), and Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires (23.9%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Grainfield, KS
    • 6555.6%Outside Fires
    • 2823.9%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 2218.8%Structure Fires
    • 21.7%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Grainfield, KS
Most common first names in Grainfield, KS among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Anna486.3 years
John481.5 years
Margaret487.0 years
Raymond472.2 years
Robert478.7 years
Carl379.0 years
George383.3 years
Mary383.0 years
Pearl380.7 years
Donald264.5 years
Most common last names in Grainfield, KS among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Kaiser777.4 years
Ziegler782.3 years
Heier672.5 years
Hartman678.3 years
Zerr672.5 years
Johnson578.0 years
Cox582.2 years
Katt484.8 years
Graham486.5 years
Gagnon482.2 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Grainfield, KS
  • 84.0%Utility gas
  • 14.3%Electricity
  • 1.7%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Grainfield, KS
  • 86.4%Utility gas
  • 13.6%Electricity


Grainfield 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.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.

Grainfield on our top lists:

  • #60 on the list of "Top 100 least racially diverse cities"
  • #57 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000"
  • #90 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
  • #96 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Romney (Republican) in the 2012 Presidential Election"
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