Hazelton, Kansas

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Population in 2014: 95 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -34.0%
Males: 60  (63.8%)
Females: 35  (36.2%)
Median resident age:  44.4 years
Kansas median age:  36.5 years

Zip code: 67061

Estimated median household income in 2016: $50,988 (it was $28,125 in 2000)
Hazelton:

$50,988
KS:

$54,935

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $25,183 (it was $12,745 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $37,116 (it was $15,000 in 2000)
Hazelton:

$37,116
KS:

$144,900

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $39,010; Detached houses: $38,950

Median gross rent in 2016: $483.

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  • Races in Hazelton, KS (2010)

    Hazelton races chart
    • 8187.1%White alone
    • 99.7%Hispanic
    • 11.1%Black alone
    • 11.1%American Indian alone
    • 11.1%Two or more races
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Hazelton: 77.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (27.9%), German (26.2%), Haitian (24.6%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1360 feet

Land area: 0.57 square miles.

Population density: 167 people per square mile   (very low).

Hazelton, Kansas map

For population 25 years and over in Hazelton:

  • High school or higher: 92.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 8.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.7%
  • Unemployed: 3.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Hazelton city:

  • Never married: 36.4%
  • Now married: 46.8%
  • Separated: 5.5%
  • Widowed: 3.1%
  • Divorced: 8.3%

7 residents are foreign born (6.0% Latin America).

This city:

6.0%
Kansas:

6.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $531 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $217 (1.4%)

Hazelton satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Wichita, KS (71.8 miles , pop. 344,284).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (310.5 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Kiowa, KS (2.6 miles ), Sharon, KS (3.3 miles ), Amorita, OK (3.6 miles) , Burlington, OK (3.6 miles) , Waldron, KS (3.7 miles) , Byron, OK (3.8 miles) , Attica, KS (3.8 miles ), Hardtner, KS (3.8 miles) .

Latitude: 37.09 N, Longitude: 98.40 W

Area code: 620

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

4.1%
Kansas:

3.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +16 (+12.5%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Public administration (35%)
  • Wholesale trade (26%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (13%)
  • Information (9%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (4%)
  • Construction (4%)
  • Manufacturing (4%)
  • Finance and insurance (33%)
  • Wholesale trade (22%)
  • Educational services (22%)
  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (22%)
  • Sales and related occupations (17%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (13%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (9%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (9%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (44%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (33%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (11%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)

Average climate in Hazelton, Kansas

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Tornado activity:

Hazelton-area historical tornado activity is near Kansas state average. It is 103% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/17/1976, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 7.2 miles away from the Hazelton city center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 5/12/2004, a category F4 tornado 25.8 miles away from the city center injured one person and caused $280,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Hazelton-area historical earthquake activity is near Kansas state average. It is 64% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/15/1995 at 00:31:33, a magnitude 4.1 (3.8 LG, 4.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 22.0 miles away from the city center
On 2/15/1974 at 13:33:49, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG) earthquake occurred 133.3 miles away from Hazelton center
On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 311.0 miles away from the city 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 201.0 miles away from the city center
On 4/28/1998 at 14:13:01, a magnitude 4.2 (3.9 MB, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 159.6 miles away from Hazelton center
On 1/18/1995 at 15:51:39, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 166.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Barber County (10) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Winds: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hazelton topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Hazelton:

  • FRIENDSHIP MANOR OF KIOWA (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; KIOWA, KS)
  • KIOWA HOSPITAL DISTRICT MANOR (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; KIOWA, KS)
  • KIOWA DISTRICT HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 7 miles away; KIOWA, KS)
  • ATTICA HOSPITAL DISTRICT #1 (Hospital, about 15 miles away; ATTICA, KS)
  • ATTICA LONG TERM CARE FACILITY (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; ATTICA, KS)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Hazelton:

  • Northern Oklahoma College (about 68 miles; Tonkawa, OK; Full-time enrollment: 3,414)
  • Wichita Technical Institute (about 69 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 2,015)
  • Newman University (about 70 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 2,066)
  • Friends University (about 70 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 2,024)
  • Hutchinson Community College (about 73 miles; Hutchinson, KS; FT enrollment: 4,174)
  • Wichita State University (about 75 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 11,743)
  • Cowley County Community College (about 76 miles; Arkansas City, KS; FT enrollment: 3,173)

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Notable location: Hazelton Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Barber County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 11.4%
(6.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 25.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 14.3% for other race residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.1 people
Kansas:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  71.1%
Whole state:  66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  0.0%
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:

8.0
Kansas average:

11.2

Hazelton travel time to work - commute Hazelton mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Hazelton city (based on Barber County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant1,06511
Mainline Protestant1,0258
Catholic9713
Other2-
None1,798-
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: 5
Barber County:

10.46 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

1.96 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Barber County:

2.09 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

0.51 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
Barber County:

8.37 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

14.65 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.5%
Kansas:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Barber County:

29.2%
Kansas:

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

11.9%
State:

13.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Hazelton:

47.2%
State:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Hazelton:

40.0%
Kansas:

45.1%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.6
Kansas:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

20.6%
Kansas:

21.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

8.4%
Kansas:

10.6%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Hazelton:

6.9
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

32.9%
State:

33.6%

General health condition:
Here:

52.5%
State:

55.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

72.4%
Kansas:

78.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Hazelton, 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 Government Administration 0$0 7$1,147
Firefighters 0$0 3$59
Streets and Highways 0$0 1$1,187
Totals for Government 0$0 11$2,393

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

  • Construction - General: $2,000 ($21.05)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $17,000 ($178.95)
    Regular Highways: $12,000 ($126.32)
    General - Other: $12,000 ($126.32)
    Solid Waste Management: $4,000 ($42.11)
    Sewerage: $3,000 ($31.58)
    Fire Protection: $1,000 ($10.53)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $7,000 ($73.68)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $27,000 ($284.21)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $1,000 ($10.53)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $7,000 ($73.68)
    Solid Waste Management: $5,000 ($52.63)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $3,000 ($31.58)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $19,000 ($200.00)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $4,000 ($42.11)
    General Support: $1,000 ($10.53)
  • Tax - Property: $16,000 ($168.42)
    Total General Sales: $8,000 ($84.21)
    Public Utilities: $3,000 ($31.58)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $10,000 ($105.26)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $95,000 ($1000.00)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $85,000 ($894.74)
    Full Faith & Credit - Water Utilities: $7,000 ($73.68)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $10,000 ($105.26)
    Water Utilities: $3,000 ($31.58)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $117,000 ($1231.58)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $3,000 ($31.58)

5.23% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,510 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.23%
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 Woods County, OK  0.69% ($23,308 average AGI)
from Sedgwick County, KS  0.64% ($48,000)
from Pratt County, KS  0.53% ($54,100)


5.89% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($31,919 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.89%
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 Pratt County, KS  0.95% ($31,778 average AGI)

Strongest AM radio stations in Hazelton:

  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KCRC (1390 AM; 10 kW; ENID, OK; Owner: CHISHOLM TRAIL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KWLS (1290 AM; 5 kW; PRATT, KS; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KOMA (1520 AM; 50 kW; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KFTI (1070 AM; 10 kW; WICHITA, KS; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KGYN (1210 AM; 50 kW; GUYMON, OK; Owner: TELNS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KTBZ (1430 AM; 25 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KMUS (1380 AM; 20 kW; MUSKOGEE, OK; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KMYR (1410 AM; 5 kW; WICHITA, KS; Owner: AGAPE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KALV (1430 AM; 1 kW; ALVA, OK; Owner: MM&K OF ALVA, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Hazelton:

  • KREJ (101.7 FM; MEDICINE LODGE, KS; Owner: FLORIDA PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • KSNS (91.5 FM; MEDICINE LODGE, KS; Owner: FLORIDA PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • KQBL (96.9 FM; ENID, OK; Owner: CHAMPLIN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KNID (99.7 FM; ALVA, OK; Owner: CHRISHOLM TRAIL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KTCM (100.3 FM; KINGMAN, KS; Owner: MARIA L. SALAZAR)

TV broadcast stations around Hazelton:

  • K60ER (Channel 60; CHEROKEE & ALVA, OK; Owner: SHAFER TRANSLATOR, INC.)
  • K62EH (Channel 62; CHEROKEE & ALVA, OK; Owner: SHAFER TRANSLATOR, INC.)
  • K64EA (Channel 64; CHEROKEE & ALVA, OK; Owner: SHAFER TRANSLATOR, INC.)
  • K56FK (Channel 56; ALVA - CHEROKEE, OK; Owner: SHAFER TRANSLATOR, INC.)
  • K58EM (Channel 58; ALVA - CHEROKEE, OK; Owner: SHAFER TRANSLATOR, INC.)

Hazelton fatal accident list:

Feb 18, 2011 09:26 AM, Sr-2, Main, Lat: 37.09058, Lon: -98.40935, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 7m23ftTotal length
  • $31,000Total costs
  • 905Total average daily traffic
  • 106Total average daily truck traffic
  • 1,046Total future (year 2034) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

5
  • Lynne Buskirk, Hazelton Site (Lat: 37.123667 Lon: -98.383278), Type: 89.9, Overall height: 89.9 m, Registrant: 4053591681, Lynne@cimarronland.Com
  • Lynn Buskirk, Hazelton Site (Lat: 37.123667 Lon: -98.383278), Type: 89.9, Overall height: 89.9 m, Registrant: 4053591681, Lynne@cimarronland.Com
  • Edward G Roach, Hazelton Site (Lat: 37.123667 Lon: -98.383278), Type: 89.9, Overall height: 89.9 m, Registrant: 5619957670, Eroach@sbasite.Com, 5900 BROKEN SOUND PKWY NW
  • Edward G Roach, 12064 Se Gerlane Road (Ks11389-A) (Lat: 37.123611 Lon: -98.383306), Type: 86.9, Overall height: 85.6 m, Registrant: 5619957670, Eroach@sbasite.Com, 5900 BROKEN SOUND PKWY NW
  • Edward G Roach, 12064 Se Gerlane Road (Ks11389-A) (Lat: 37.123611 Lon: -98.383306), Type: 86.9, Overall height: 85.6 m, Registrant: 5619957670, Eroach@sbasite.Com, 5900 BROKEN SOUND PKWY NW

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 2 Blks E & 2 Blks N Jct Main St & K14 (Lat: 37.092806 Lon: -98.398972), Call Sign: WZW606, Licensee ID: L00030804
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.490 MHzGrant Date: 02/28/2014, Expiration Date: 04/04/2024Registrant: Tom Farney, 920 Marvin, Kiowa, KS 67070, Phone: (620) 825-4174

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • Hazelton0, Lat: 37.123611 Lon: -98.383306, Type: Tower, Structure height: 85.6 m, Overall height: 86.9 m, Call Sign: WQKK629
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 06/25/2009, Expiration Date: 06/25/2019, Certifier: William R BenhamRegistrant: Data Technology Solutions LLC, 1300 North Berard Street, Breaux Bridge, LA 70517, Phone: (225) 788-4586, Fax: (337) 332-1514, Email:
  • Hazelton180, Lat: 37.123611 Lon: -98.383306, Type: Tower, Structure height: 85.6 m, Overall height: 86.9 m, Call Sign: WQKK629
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 06/25/2009, Expiration Date: 06/25/2019, Certifier: William R BenhamRegistrant: Data Technology Solutions LLC, 1300 North Berard Street, Breaux Bridge, LA 70517, Phone: (225) 788-4586, Fax: (337) 332-1514, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: W0HPF, Licensee ID: L01305568, Grant Date: 07/17/2007, Expiration Date: 10/15/2017, Certifier: Ralph L Stout, Registrant: Ralph L Stout, Rr 1, Hazelton, KS 67061

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

HAZELTON, CITY OF (Population served: 94, Purch groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2013, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-14-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-14-2014), St Public Notif received (JUN-01-2014)
  • One minor monitoring violation

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1
  • Hazardous Condition: 1

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (84%)
  • Electricity (14%)

Hazelton compared to Kansas state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly above 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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