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Population in 2017: 120 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -18.4%
 
Males: 58  (49.0%)
Females: 62  (51.0%)
Median resident age:

42.9 years
Kansas median age:

36.7 years

Zip code: 67447

Estimated median household income in 2017: $37,615 (it was $27,083 in 2000)
Green:

$37,615
KS:

$56,422

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $16,423 (it was $11,171 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $51,130 (it was $27,500 in 2000)
Green:

$51,130
KS:

$150,600

Median gross rent in 2017: $768.

March 2019 cost of living index in Green: 78.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 4.1%
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  • Races in Green, KS (2010)
    • 12396.1%White alone
    • 32.3%Hispanic
    • 21.6%American Indian alone
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Ancestries: German (46.7%), English (21.7%), American (9.8%), Irish (6.5%), Austrian (3.3%), Hungarian (3.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1383 feet

Land area: 0.20 square miles.

Population density: 615 people per square mile   (low).

Green, Kansas map

3 residents are foreign born (2.0% Europe).

This city:

2.0%
Kansas:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,191 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $519 (1.3%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Topeka, KS (75.2 miles , pop. 122,377).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Lincoln, NE (96.9 miles , pop. 225,581).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (458.8 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities:

Clay Center, KS (2.7 miles ),
Leonardville, KS (3.0 miles ),
Morganville, KS (3.3 miles),
Randolph, KS (3.6 miles),
Riley, KS (3.6 miles ),
Wakefield, KS (3.9 miles ),
Palmer, KS (4.0 miles),
Clifton, KS (4.2 miles )

Latitude: 39.43 N, Longitude: 97.00 W

Area code: 785

Distribution of median household income in Green, KS in 2017
Distribution of house value in Green, KS in 2017

Green satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $100,000
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.0%
Kansas:

3.7%
Population change in the 1990s: +3 (+2.1%).
Most common industries in Green, KS (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (13.3%)
  • Food (11.1%)
  • Public administration (11.1%)
  • Construction (8.9%)
  • Educational services (8.9%)
  • Groceries & related products merchant wholesalers (6.7%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.7%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (17.4%)
  • Food (17.4%)
  • Groceries & related products merchant wholesalers (13.0%)
  • Finance & insurance (13.0%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (8.7%)
  • Truck transportation (8.7%)
  • Health care (8.7%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Public administration (22.7%)
  • Educational services (18.2%)
  • Health care (18.2%)
  • Food & beverage stores (13.6%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (9.1%)
  • U. S. Postal service (9.1%)
  • Food (4.5%)
Most common occupations in Green, KS (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (8.9%)
  • Top executives (6.7%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (6.7%)
  • Cashiers (6.7%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (6.7%)
  • Food processing workers (6.7%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.7%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (13.0%)
  • Food processing workers (13.0%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (8.7%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (8.7%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (8.7%)
  • Supervisors, construction and extraction workers (8.7%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (8.7%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Top executives (13.6%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (13.6%)
  • Cashiers (13.6%)
  • Accountants and auditors (9.1%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (9.1%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (9.1%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (9.1%)

Average climate in Green, Kansas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Green-area historical tornado activity is near Kansas state average. It is 83% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/11/2008, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 25.9 miles away from the Green city center caused $66 million in damages.

On 5/20/1957, a category F4 tornado 32.9 miles away from the city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Green-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Kansas state average. It is 68% 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 285.7 miles away from the city 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 199.5 miles away from the city center
On 11/3/2002 at 20:41:56, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 251.1 miles away from Green 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 113.2 miles away from Green center
On 5/30/1991 at 22:07:44, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 129.5 miles away from Green 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 331.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Clay County (11) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 7, Tornadoes: 6, Winds: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Green topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Green:

  • MEDICALODGES CLAY CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; CLAY CENTER, KS)
  • MEADOWLARK HOSPICE (Hospital, about 8 miles away; CLAY CENTER, KS)
  • CLAY COUNTY MEDICAL CENTER Critical Access Hospitals (about 8 miles away; CLAY CENTER, KS)
  • LEONARDVILLE NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; LEONARDVILLE, KS)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Green:

  • Kansas State University (about 28 miles; Manhattan, KS; Full-time enrollment: 20,703)
  • Washburn University (about 75 miles; Topeka, KS; FT enrollment: 5,092)
  • Emporia State University (about 84 miles; Emporia, KS; FT enrollment: 4,687)
  • Highland Community College (about 97 miles; Highland, KS; FT enrollment: 2,148)
  • Southeast Community College Area (about 98 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 8,838)
  • University of Nebraska-Lincoln (about 98 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 20,817)
  • Nebraska Wesleyan University (about 100 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 2,072)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Green: Green Rural Fire Department Station 1 (A), Green Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Clay 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 Green and their reported violations in the past:

GREEN, CITY OF (Population served: 132, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-18-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-18-2009), St Public Notif received (JUL-25-2009), St Compliance achieved (JUL-31-2009)
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between APR-2007 and JUN-2007, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-09-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-09-2007), St Public Notif received (JUL-10-2007), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-14-2007), St Compliance achieved (SEP-27-2007)
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between JAN-2007 and MAR-2007, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (APR-06-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-06-2007), St Public Notif requested (APR-06-2007), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-14-2007), St Compliance achieved (SEP-27-2007)
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between JAN-2006 and DEC-2006, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-21-2006), St Public Notif requested (NOV-21-2006), St Compliance achieved (DEC-04-2006), St Public Notif received (DEC-04-2006), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-14-2007), St Compliance achieved (SEP-27-2007)
Average household size:
This city:

2.4 people
Kansas:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

63.0%
Whole state:

66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

5.6%
Whole state:

5.8%


No gay or lesbian households reported

For population 15 years and over in Green:

Marital status in Green, KS
  • Never married: 11.8%
  • Now married: 70.2%
  • Separated: 1.7%
  • Widowed: 2.4%
  • Divorced: 13.9%

For population 25 years and over in Green:

  • High school or higher: 90.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.6%
  • Unemployed: 11.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 38.3 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.3
Kansas average:

11.1

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Green, KS (based on Clay County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant2,65014
Evangelical Protestant1,81710
Catholic5611
Other11
None3,506-
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: 1
Clay County:

1.15 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.96 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
This county:

6.90 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

3.84 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 13
This county:

14.96 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.2%
Kansas:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Clay County:

29.6%
Kansas:

27.9%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

16.6%
Kansas:

13.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

38.7%
Kansas:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Green:

43.5%
Kansas:

45.1%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.7
Kansas:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

30.2%
Kansas:

21.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Green:

4.7%
Kansas:

10.6%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
Kansas:

6.8

Overweight people:
Green:

18.9%
Kansas:

33.6%

General health condition:
Here:

58.0%
Kansas:

55.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

84.5%
State:

78.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Green, 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
Financial Administration 0$0 3$1,100
Sewerage 0$0 2$200
Water Supply 0$0 2$200
Other Government Administration 0$0 1$160
Totals for Government 0$0 8$1,660

Green government finances - Expenditure in 2016 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - General Public Buildings: $58,000 ($483.33)
    Water Utilities: $28,000 ($233.33)
    General - Other: $18,000 ($150.00)
    Central Staff Services: $17,000 ($141.67)
    Regular Highways: $4,000 ($33.33)
    Sewerage: $3,000 ($25.00)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $8,000 ($66.67)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $13,000 ($108.33)

Green government finances - Revenue in 2016 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $10,000 ($83.33)
    Sewerage: $8,000 ($66.67)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $6,000 ($50.00)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $31,000 ($258.33)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $3,000 ($25.00)
  • Tax - Property: $26,000 ($216.67)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $5,000 ($41.67)
    Other Selective Sales: $4,000 ($33.33)

Green government finances - Debt in 2016 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $198,000 ($1650.00)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $198,000 ($1650.00)

Green government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $94,000 ($783.33)

3.95% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($47,899 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.95%
Kansas average:

6.44%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Riley County, KS  0.76% ($34,720 average AGI)


6.91% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($41,494 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.91%
Kansas average:

7.12%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Riley County, KS  1.01% ($37,324 average AGI)
to Geary County, KS  0.59% ($26,200)

Strongest AM radio stations in Green:

  • KFRM (550 AM; 5 kW; SALINA, KS; Owner: TAYLOR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • KKAR (1290 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KSAL (1150 AM; 5 kW; SALINA, KS; Owner: EBC INC.)
  • WIBW (580 AM; 5 kW; TOPEKA, KS; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KKHK (1250 AM; 25 kW; KANSAS CITY, KS)
  • KYDZ (1180 AM; 25 kW; BELLEVUE, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KJCK (1420 AM; 1 kW; JUNCTION CITY, KS; Owner: PLATINUM BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KMMJ (750 AM; 11 kW; GRAND ISLAND, NE; Owner: JRK BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Green:

  • KCLY (100.9 FM; CLAY CENTER, KS; Owner: CROSS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KHCD (89.5 FM; SALINA, KS; Owner: HUTCHINSON COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • KJCK-FM (97.5 FM; JUNCTION CITY, KS; Owner: PLATINUM BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KACZ (96.3 FM; RILEY, KS; Owner: MANHATTAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KMKF (101.5 FM; MANHATTAN, KS; Owner: MANHATTAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Green:

  • K25DS (Channel 25; JUNCTION CITY, KS; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K08AD (Channel 8; CLAY CENTER, KS; Owner: CITY.OF.CLAY.CENTER)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 7Number of bridges
  • 30ft / 9.2mTotal length
  • $325,000Total costs
  • 4,910Total average daily traffic
  • 396Total average daily truck traffic
  • 7,990Total future (year 2037) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

2
  • KYLE C BAUER, On Clay County Rt #376, 3 Miles North & 3.5 Miles West Of Green, Ks (Lat: 39.467528 Lon: -97.062833), Type: 152.0, Overall height: 151 m, Registrant: Cross Communications, Inc., Kbauer@kfrm.Com, , Clay -Center, Phone: (785) 632-5661
  • KYLE BAUER, On Clay County Rt #376, 3 Miles North & 3.5 Miles West Of Green, Ks (Lat: 39.467528 Lon: -97.062833), Type: 152.0, Overall height: 151 m, Registrant: Cross Communications, Inc., Kbauer@kfrm.Com, , Clay -Center, Phone: (785) 632-5661

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Rt 4 (Lat: 39.433333 Lon: -97.000306), Call Sign: KAF351, Licensee ID: L00030369,
    Assigned Frequencies: 157.560 MHz, Grant Date: 02/02/2002, Expiration Date: 02/02/2012, Cancellation Date: 04/07/2012, Registrant: Anderson Brothers, 2025 21st Rd, Clay Center, KS 67432, Phone: (913) 944-3370

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • KCLY TX, 1749 24th Road (Lat: 39.467528 Lon: -97.062833), Type: Tower, Structure height: 45.7 m, Call Sign: WQEY482,
    Assigned Frequencies: 949.000 MHz, Grant Date: 05/17/2006, Expiration Date: 06/01/2021, Certifier: Kyle Bauer, Registrant: Taylor Communications, Inc, 1815 Meadowlark Rd, Clay Center, KS 67432, Phone: (785) 632-5661, Fax: (785) 632-5662

FAA Registered Aircraft:

3
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-18A (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 97 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-290 SERIES (140 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1820A , Serial Number: 18-1671, Year manufactured: 1952, Certificate Issue Date: 03/24/2010
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Robert M Caley, 2119 21st Rd, Green, KS 67447, Other Owners: Beverly A Caley
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172K (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 79219 , Serial Number: 17257971, Year manufactured: 1969, Airworthiness Date: 02/18/1969, Certificate Issue Date: 08/29/2005
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Robert M Caley, 2119 21st Rd, Green, KS 67447, Other Owners: Beverly Caley
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-161 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8342H , Serial Number: 28-8116162, Year manufactured: 1981, Airworthiness Date: 02/11/1981, Certificate Issue Date: 02/06/2012
    Registrant (Individual): Joshua B Lipker, 1945 27th Rd, Green, KS 67447

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 7. The highest number of reported fires - 19 took place in 2011, and the least - 0 in 2009. The data has a dropping trend.
    Fire incident types in Green, KS When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (67.3%), and Structure Fires (23.0%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Green, KS
    • 7667.3%Outside Fires
    • 2623.0%Structure Fires
    • 119.7%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Green, KS
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Green, KS
  • 73.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 18.9%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 5.4%Other fuel
  • 2.7%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Green, KS
  • 46.2%Utility gas
  • 19.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 19.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 11.5%Other fuel
  • 3.8%Electricity


Green compared to Kansas state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
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