Grantville, Kansas

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Population in 2010: 180.
Males: 122  (68.1%)
Females: 58  (31.9%)
Median resident age:  62.3 years
Kansas median age:  36.5 years

Zip codes: 66429, 66617.

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Estimated median household income in 2016: $58,223
Grantville:

$58,223
KS:

$54,935

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $26,764

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $139,331
Grantville:

$139,331
KS:

$144,900

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $88,846; Detached houses: $88,543
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  • Races in Grantville, KS (2010)

    Grantville races chart
    • 16792.8%White alone
    • 52.8%Hispanic
    • 31.7%Asian alone
    • 21.1%American Indian alone
    • 21.1%Two or more races
    • 10.6%Black alone
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Grantville: 80.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 875 feet

For population 25 years and over in Grantville:

  • High school or higher: 100.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 0.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%

For population 15 years and over in Grantville CDP:

  • Never married: 30.6%
  • Now married: 0.0%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 69.4%

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Topeka, KS (7.5 miles , pop. 122,377).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Kansas City, MO (54.0 miles , pop. 441,545).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (440.0 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Meriden, KS (2.7 miles ), Topeka, KS (2.7 miles ), Perry, KS (3.0 miles ), Lecompton, KS (3.1 miles ), Ozawkie, KS (3.4 miles ), Hoyt, KS (3.7 miles ), Wakarusa, KS (3.9 miles ), Silver Lake, KS (4.0 miles ).

Latitude: 39.08 N, Longitude: 95.56 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 785

Grantville household income distribution Grantville home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.6%
Kansas:

3.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Tornado activity:

Grantville-area historical tornado activity is near Kansas state average. It is 108% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/8/1966, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 1.0 miles away from the Grantville place center killed 16 people and injured 450 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 5/19/1960, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 12.3 miles away from the place center killed one person and injured 92 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Grantville-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Kansas state average. It is 72% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 416.1 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 353.6 miles away from Grantville 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 358.6 miles away from the city center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 373.5 miles away from the city center
On 7/16/2004 at 12:17:30, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 MW, 3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 107.2 miles away from Grantville center
On 3/23/2007 at 08:15:49, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 28.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Jefferson County (14) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 2

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

Hospitals and medical centers near Grantville:

  • COUNTRYSIDE HEALTH CENTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; TOPEKA, KS)
  • WOODLAND HEALTH CENTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; TOPEKA, KS)
  • BRIGHTON PLACE NORTH (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; TOPEKA, KS)
  • INDIAN TRAILS MENTAL HEALTH LIVING CTR (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; TOPEKA, KS)
  • PROVIDENCE LIVING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; TOPEKA, KS)
  • EVENTIDE CONVALESCENT CENTER (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; TOPEKA, KS)
  • MEMORIAL HOSPITAL CORPORATION TOPEKA (Hospital, about 7 miles away; QOPEKA, KS)

Amtrak stations near Grantville:

  • 6 miles: TOPEKA (5TH & HOLLIDAY STS.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service.
  • 20 miles: LAWRENCE (413 E. 7TH ST.) . Services: partially wheelchair accessible, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Grantville:

  • Washburn University (about 9 miles; Topeka, KS; Full-time enrollment: 5,092)
  • University of Kansas (about 20 miles; Lawrence, KS; FT enrollment: 22,788)
  • Baker University (about 30 miles; Baldwin City, KS; FT enrollment: 2,752)
  • Kansas City Kansas Community College (about 44 miles; Kansas City, KS; FT enrollment: 4,718)
  • MidAmerica Nazarene University (about 45 miles; Olathe, KS; FT enrollment: 2,158)
  • Johnson County Community College (about 46 miles; Overland Park, KS; FT enrollment: 11,976)
  • Park University (about 48 miles; Parkville, MO; FT enrollment: 9,131)

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Notable location: Jefferson County Fire Department 1 Kaw Township Grantville Station (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Church in Grantville: Grantville United Methodist Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Jefferson 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 2013 was 65.3. This is about average.

City:

65.3
U.S.:

74.7

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 32.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

32.2
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 17.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.8
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 8.80. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.80
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 29.8%
Average household size:
This place:  2.3 people
Kansas:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  64.6%
Whole state:  66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  7.6%
Whole state:  5.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

3.4
Kansas average:

11.2

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Grantville CDP (based on Jefferson County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant2,98813
Evangelical Protestant2,77020
Catholic1,8295
Other31
None11,536-
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: 7
Jefferson County:

3.80 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

1.96 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Jefferson County:

1.08 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

0.51 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Jefferson County:

7.05 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.84 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 9
Here:

4.88 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.4%
Kansas:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Jefferson County:

29.9%
Kansas:

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

11.9%
State:

13.4%

6.00% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($36,313 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.00%
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 Shawnee County, KS  1.64% ($37,669 average AGI)
from Douglas County, KS  1.13% ($30,519)
from Leavenworth County, KS  0.44% ($37,813)


6.93% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($33,651 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.93%
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 Shawnee County, KS  1.66% ($34,446 average AGI)
to Douglas County, KS  1.54% ($29,670)
to Leavenworth County, KS  0.61% ($27,795)

Strongest AM radio stations in Grantville:

  • KMAJ (1440 AM; 5 kW; TOPEKA, KS; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WIBW (580 AM; 5 kW; TOPEKA, KS; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KTOP (1490 AM; 1 kW; TOPEKA, KS; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KKHK (1250 AM; 25 kW; KANSAS CITY, KS)
  • KCMO (710 AM; 10 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA KANSAS CITY PARTNERSHIP)
  • KCSP (610 AM; 5 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KKLO (1410 AM; 5 kW; LEAVENWORTH, KS; Owner: CHARA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KXTR (1660 AM; 10 kW; KANSAS CITY, KS; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KCCV (760 AM; daytime; 6 kW; OVERLAND PARK, KS; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KMBZ (980 AM; 5 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Grantville:

  • KLZR (105.9 FM; LAWRENCE, KS; Owner: ZIMMER RADIO OF MID-MISSOURI, INC)
  • KWIC (99.3 FM; TOPEKA, KS; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WIBW-FM (94.5 FM; TOPEKA, KS; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • KMAJ-FM (107.7 FM; TOPEKA, KS; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KTPK (106.9 FM; TOPEKA, KS; Owner: KANSAS CAPITAL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KJTY (88.1 FM; TOPEKA, KS; Owner: JOY PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KCHZ (95.7 FM; OTTAWA, KS; Owner: SYNCOM RADIO CORPORATION)
  • K205CS (88.9 FM; TOPEKA, KS; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KDVV (100.3 FM; TOPEKA, KS; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KANU (91.5 FM; LAWRENCE, KS; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF KANSAS)
  • KQTP (102.9 FM; ST. MARYS, KS; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KBUZ (90.3 FM; TOPEKA, KS; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION, INC.)
  • KCVT (92.5 FM; SILVER LAKE, KS; Owner: RICHARD P. BOTT, II)
  • KJHK (90.7 FM; LAWRENCE, KS; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF KANSAS)

TV broadcast stations around Grantville:

  • KTWU (Channel 11; TOPEKA, KS; Owner: WASHBURN UNIVERSITY OF TOPEKA)
  • KSNT (Channel 27; TOPEKA, KS; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION OF TOPEKA)
  • KTMJ-CA (Channel 43; TOPEKA, KS; Owner: MONTGOMERY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KTKA-TV (Channel 49; TOPEKA, KS; Owner: NORTHEAST KANSAS BROADCAST SERVICE, INC.)
  • K21AP (Channel 55; TOPEKA, KS; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WIBW-TV (Channel 13; TOPEKA, KS; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)
  • KUJH-LP (Channel 14; LAWRENCE, KS; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF KANSAS)
  • K58CX (Channel 58; LAWRENCE, KS; Owner: NORTHEAST KANSAS BROADCAST SERVICE, INC.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 9m30ftTotal length
  • $167,000Total costs
  • 3,485Total average daily traffic
  • 311Total average daily truck traffic
  • 3,853Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Mp 61.2 Hbd Remote (Lat: 39.089194 Lon: -95.589861), Type: Mtower, Structure height: 12.2 m, Call Sign: WPDT897
    Assigned Frequencies: 457.862 MHzGrant Date: 03/22/2014, Expiration Date: 04/16/2024, Certifier: L J KopiaszRegistrant: Prokarma, 222 So 15th St., Suite 505n, Omaha, NE 68102, Phone: (402) 522-5068, Fax: (402) 346-6676, Email:

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • On Us Hwy, 1 Mi East (Lat: 39.081944 Lon: -95.546083), Structure height: 15 m, Call Sign: WHE731
    Assigned Frequencies: 450.980 MHzGrant Date: 02/22/1989, Expiration Date: 06/01/2021Registrant: Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP, 1200 Seventeenth Street Nw, Washington, DC 20036-3006, Phone: (202) 663-8184, Fax: (202) 663-8007, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

3
  • Call Sign: KB0IUJ, Grant Date: 08/06/1991, Expiration Date: 08/06/2001, Cancellation Date: 08/07/2003, Registrant: Charles H Brandenburg, Rt 1 Box 131, Grantville, KS 66429
  • Call Sign: N6PKD, Licensee ID: L00435270, Grant Date: 07/10/1997, Expiration Date: 07/10/2007, Cancellation Date: 04/14/2007, Certifier: Harold E Merrifield, Registrant: Harold E Merrifield, 4173 Kingman Dr, Grantville, KS 66429
  • Call Sign: KD0AGX, Previous Call Sign: N6PKD, Licensee ID: L00435270, Grant Date: 04/14/2007, Expiration Date: 07/10/2017, Certifier: Harold E Merrifield, Registrant: Harold E Merrifield, 2256 Wilson Road, Grantville, KS 66429

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: GUTTENBERGER GEORGE JOSEPH III KITFOX IV CLASSIC (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: BOMBARDIER ROTAX (ALL) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8100D , Serial Number: C94070043, Year manufactured: 1995, Airworthiness Date: 08/15/1995
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Aynard Anderson, 3419 Koa Rd, Grantville, KS 66429, Other Owners: Arletta Rene Anderson

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

JEFFERSON CO RWD 15 (Population served: 228, Purch groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-07-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-07-2009), St Compliance achieved (AUG-31-2009), St Public Notif received (SEP-15-2009), St Tech Assistance Visit (FEB-12-2010)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In FEB-2009, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-27-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-27-2009), St Compliance achieved (APR-08-2009), St Tech Assistance Visit (FEB-12-2010), St Public Notif received (MAR-03-2010)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-1998, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-08-2000), St Public Notif received (MAY-23-2000), St Compliance achieved (JUN-11-2007)
  • 2 minor monitoring violations

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 15
  • Hazardous Condition: 3
  • Good Intent Call: 2

Incident types - Grantville

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

Grantville compared to Kansas 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.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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