Green, Kansas

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Population in 2014: 128 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -12.9%
 
Males: 62  (49.0%)
Females: 66  (51.0%)
Median resident age:  42.7 years
Kansas median age:  36.5 years

Zip code: 67447

Estimated median household income in 2016: $61,741 (it was $27,083 in 2000)
Green:

$61,741
KS:

$54,935

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $24,829 (it was $11,171 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $47,336 (it was $27,500 in 2000)
Green:

$47,336
KS:

$144,900

Median gross rent in 2016: $744.

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    • 12396.1%White alone
    • 32.3%Hispanic
    • 21.6%American Indian alone
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Green: 79.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (43.5%), English (22.4%), American (8.2%), Irish (5.9%), Austrian (2.4%), Hungarian (1.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1383 feet

Land area: 0.20 square miles.

Population density: 656 people per square mile   (low).

Green, Kansas map

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

For population 15 years and over in Green city:

  • Never married: 12.3%
  • Now married: 69.1%
  • Separated: 1.5%
  • Widowed: 2.6%
  • Divorced: 14.5%

3 residents are foreign born (2.0% Europe).

This city:

2.0%
Kansas:

6.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,150 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $506 (1.3%)

Green satellite photo by USGS

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 ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $100,000

Latitude: 39.43 N, Longitude: 97.00 W

Area code: 785

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

3.2%
Kansas:

3.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +3 (+2.1%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (21%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (21%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Wholesale trade (8%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (8%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (47%)
  • Accommodation and food services (21%)
  • Public administration (18%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (3%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (3%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (25%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (17%)
  • Sales and related occupations (17%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (10%)
  • Production occupations (6%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (4%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (21%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (21%)
  • Management occupations (15%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (15%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)

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 Green 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 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 113.2 miles away from the city 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).
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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)

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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
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 4.1%
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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.4
Kansas average:

11.2

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Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Green city (based on Clay County data)

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.
Kansas:

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

6.90 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

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:
This county:

16.6%
State:

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
Other Government Administration 0$0 1$160
Sewerage 0$0 2$200
Water Supply 0$0 2$200
Totals for Government 0$0 8$1,660

Green government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - General - Other: $17,000 ($132.81)
    Solid Waste Management: $8,000 ($62.50)
    Regular Highways: $8,000 ($62.50)
    Water Utilities: $6,000 ($46.88)
    Sewerage: $5,000 ($39.06)
    Financial Administration: $2,000 ($15.63)
    Parks & Recreation: $1,000 ($7.81)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,000 ($7.81)
    Fire Protection: $1,000 ($7.81)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Fire Protection: $1,000 ($7.81)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $5,000 ($39.06)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $0 ($0.00)

Green government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $8,000 ($62.50)
    Sewerage: $8,000 ($62.50)
    Parks & Recreation: $1,000 ($7.81)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $3,000 ($23.44)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($7.81)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $18,000 ($140.63)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $4,000 ($31.25)
    General Support: $2,000 ($15.63)
  • Tax - Property: $14,000 ($109.38)
    Public Utilities: $3,000 ($23.44)

Green government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $7,000 ($54.69)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Water Utilities: $3,000 ($23.44)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $4,000 ($31.25)

Green government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $82,000 ($640.63)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $3,000 ($23.44)

6.72% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($38,781 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.72%
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 Geary County, KS  0.88% ($28,033 average AGI)
from Riley County, KS  0.85% ($42,966)
from Dickinson County, KS  0.32% ($57,091)


6.80% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($33,303 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.80%
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 Riley County, KS  0.77% ($32,462 average AGI)
to Geary County, KS  0.47% ($35,500)
to Johnson County, KS  0.41% ($40,429)

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)

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: 7856325661, Kbauer@kfrm.Com, 1815 MEADOWLARK ROAD
  • 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: 7856325661, Kbauer@kfrm.Com, 1815 MEADOWLARK ROAD

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Rt 4 (Lat: 39.433333 Lon: -97.000306), Call Sign: KAF351, Licensee ID: L00030369
    Assigned Frequencies: 157.560 MHzGrant Date: 02/02/2002, Expiration Date: 02/02/2012, Cancellation Date: 04/07/2012Registrant: 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 MHzGrant Date: 05/17/2006, Expiration Date: 06/01/2021, Certifier: Kyle BauerRegistrant: Taylor Communications, Inc, 1815 Meadowlark Rd, Clay Center, KS 67432, Phone: (785) 632-5661, Fax: (785) 632-5662

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • 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
    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
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Robert M Caley, 2119 21st Rd, Green, KS 67447, Other Owners: Beverly Caley

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)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 13
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Green, KS

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (52%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (23%)
  • Utility gas (18%)
  • Other fuel (5%)

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.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • House age significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
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