Horton, Kansas

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Population in 2013: 1,772 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -9.9%
 
Males: 784  (44.3%)
Females: 988  (55.7%)
Median resident age:  41.6 years
Kansas median age:  36.0 years

Zip codes: 66439.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $35,251 (it was $22,991 in 2000)
Horton:

$35,251
KS:

$50,972

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $18,411 (it was $13,063 in 2000)

Horton city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $55,860 (it was $34,500 in 2000)
Horton:

$55,860
KS:

$129,700

Median gross rent in 2013: $524.

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  • Races in Horton, KS (2013)

    Horton races chart
    • 1,51382.4%White alone
    • 1568.5%American Indian alone
    • 965.2%Hispanic
    • 351.9%Two or more races
    • 150.8%Black alone
    • 40.2%Asian alone
    • 30.2%Other race alone

Races in Horton detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Horton: 80.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (28.0%), Irish (12.0%), English (8.1%), United States (6.2%), Norwegian (4.2%), French (2.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1082 feet

Land area: 1.75 square miles.

Population density: 1,014 people per square mile   (low).

Horton,KS real estate house value index trend

Horton, Kansas map

For population 25 years and over in Horton:

  • High school or higher: 86.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.2%
  • Unemployed: 7.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Horton city:

  • Never married: 29.3%
  • Now married: 45.0%
  • Separated: 1.1%
  • Widowed: 9.8%
  • Divorced: 14.8%

29 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.5%
Kansas:

5.0%



According to our research of Kansas and other state lists there were 11 registered sex offenders living in Horton, Kansas as of July 28, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Horton to the number of sex offenders is 159 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,069 (1.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $826 (1.7%)

Horton satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: St. Joseph, MO (37.4 miles , pop. 73,990).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Kansas City, MO (66.0 miles , pop. 441,545).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (437.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Willis, KS (2.1 miles) , Everest, KS (2.4 miles ), Kickapoo Tribal Center, KS (2.5 miles) , Whiting, KS (2.6 miles ), Kickapoo Site 2, KS (2.6 miles) , Kickapoo Site 1, KS (2.7 miles) , Muscotah, KS (2.8 miles) , Kickapoo Site 7, KS (2.8 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 2 buildings, average cost: $45,000
  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $80,000
  • 1999: 4 buildings, average cost: $76,700
  • 2000: 4 buildings, average cost: $62,800
  • 2001: 2 buildings, average cost: $77,500
  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $60,000
  • 2003: 5 buildings, average cost: $71,600
  • 2004: 2 buildings, average cost: $85,000
  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $60,000
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $120,000
  • 2007: 2 buildings, average cost: $116,500
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $200,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 39.66 N, Longitude: 95.53 W

Area code: 785

Horton household income distribution Horton home values distribution

Crime rates in Horton by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2012 2013
Murders 00000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 00231022
per 100,000 0.00.0105.8160.053.90.0111.8114.7
Robberies 00000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 313811443
per 100,000 151.052.4158.6426.7592.7219.7223.6172.1
Burglaries 441079151411
per 100,000 201.3209.8528.8373.3484.9823.7782.6631.1
Thefts 4131292220222722
per 100,000 2,063.41,625.61,533.61,173.31,077.61,208.11,509.21,262.2
Auto thefts 20322422
per 100,000 100.70.0158.6106.7107.8219.7111.8114.7
Arson 01001000
per 100,000 0.052.40.00.053.90.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 299.7) 122.982.2207.2268.8225.4152.6235.4209.7

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Crime rate in Horton detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 10 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.44
Kansas average:

2.64

Horton tourist attractions:

Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

4.0%
Kansas:

5.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +68 (+3.6%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (31%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (18%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (8%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (16%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Public administration (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (26%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (14%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (7%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (22%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5%)

Work and jobs in Horton: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Horton, Kansas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Horton-area historical tornado activity is near Kansas state average. It is 105% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/6/1962, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 16.7 miles away from the Horton city center injured 3 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 6/8/1966, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 40.5 miles away from the city center killed 16 people and injured 450 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

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

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 67.0 miles away from the city center
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 418.8 miles away from Horton center
On 3/23/2007 at 08:15:49, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 17.0 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 367.7 miles away from the city 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 377.2 miles away from Horton center
On 11/3/2002 at 20:41:56, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 277.1 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 Brown County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 5, Winter Storms: 4, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Horton topographic map

Birthplace of: Danny J. Petersen - Vietnam War Medal of Honor recipient, Douglas H. Ubelaker - Anthropologist.

Medal of Honor Recipients

Medal of Honor Recipient born in Horton: Danny J. Petersen.

Hospitals and medical centers in Horton:

  • ABUNDANT LIFE HOSPICE INC (845 CENTRAL AVENUE)
  • HORTON COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (Proprietary, 240 WEST 18TH STREET)
  • HORTON DIALYSIS (240 WEST 18TH ST)
  • COMMUNITY HOME CARE (100 W 8TH ST)
  • TRI-COUNTY MANOR LIVING CENTER INC (1890 EUCLID AVE)

Airports located in Horton:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Horton:

  • Highland Community College (about 20 miles; Highland, KS; Full-time enrollment: 2,148)
  • Missouri Western State University (about 41 miles; Saint Joseph, MO; FT enrollment: 4,557)
  • Washburn University (about 45 miles; Topeka, KS; FT enrollment: 5,092)
  • University of Kansas (about 52 miles; Lawrence, KS; FT enrollment: 22,788)
  • Grantham University (about 55 miles; Kansas City, MO; FT enrollment: 8,385)
  • Kansas City Kansas Community College (about 57 miles; Kansas City, KS; FT enrollment: 4,718)
  • Park University (about 57 miles; Parkville, MO; FT enrollment: 9,131)

Public high school in Horton:

Public elementary/middle school in Horton:

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Library in Horton:

  • HORTON PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $77,736; Location: 809 1ST AVE. EAST; 16,214 books; 395 audio materials; 2,123 video materials; 30 state licensed databases; 36 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Horton: Horton Municipal Power Plant (A), Horton Police Department (B), Horton Fire Department (C), Horton Public Library (D), Horton City Hall (E), Kansas Department of Transportation Area 11 Shop (F), Horton Community Center Blue Building (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Horton include: Horton First United Methodist Church (A), Church of the Lord Jesus Christ (B), First Baptist Church (C), First Christian Church (D), Saint Leo's Catholic Church (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Horton Municipal Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotel: Horton Guest House (226 East 15th Street).

Brown 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 Horton and their reported violations in the past:

HORTON, CITY OF (Population served: 1,751, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One minor monitoring violation
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 20.6%
(18.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 20.0% for Black residents, 51.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 22.2% for American Indian residents, 35.7% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.4 people
Kansas:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  61.9%
Whole state:  66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  5.6%
Whole state:  5.8%

No gay or lesbian households reported
33 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
62 people in nursing homes in 2000

Horton, Kansas environmental map by EPA

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Horton compared to Kansas state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Banks with branches in Horton (2011 data):

  • Pony Express Community Bank: Horton Branch at 1505 Central Street, branch established on 1990/06/18. Info updated 2010/05/18: Bank assets: $65.0 mil, Deposits: $57.9 mil, headquarters in St. Joseph, MO, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Pony Express Bancorp, Inc.
  • The Girard National Bank: Horton Main Branch at 110 East 8th St, branch established on 1887/03/10. Info updated 2007/09/28: Bank assets: $512.7 mil, Deposits: $395.5 mil, headquarters in Girard, KS, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 14 total offices, Holding Company: Gn Bankshares, Inc.
  • The Union State Bank of Everest: Horton Branch - 301 at 301 East 15th, branch established on 2002/06/26. Info updated 2011/09/21: Bank assets: $216.9 mil, Deposits: $183.4 mil, headquarters in Everest, KS, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 6 total offices, Holding Company: Everest Bancshares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.9
Kansas average:

11.3

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (83%)
  • Electricity (15%)
  • No fuel used (1%)
  • Other fuel (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Horton city (based on Brown County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant3,12318
Evangelical Protestant96912
Catholic9003
Other2591
Black Protestant1241
None4,609-
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: 2
Brown County:

1.99 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

1.96 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 2
Brown County:

1.99 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.84 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 11
Here:

10.95 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.8%
Kansas:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Brown County:

29.8%
Kansas:

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

9.9%
State:

13.4%
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 1$150
Other Government Administration 4$11,856$35,5684$167
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$400
Police Protection - Officers 5$12,254$29,4102$773
Police - Other 4$8,138$24,4141$385
Firefighters 0$0 22$1,670
Streets and Highways 3$7,816$31,2640$0
Sewerage 1$3,051$36,6120$0
Water Supply 3$6,196$24,7840$0
Electric Power 3$10,099$40,3960$0
Other and Unallocable 1$2,843$34,1160$0
Totals for Government 24$62,253$31,12731$3,545

Horton government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Construction - Sewerage: $40,000 ($22.57)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $931,000 ($525.40)
    General - Other: $249,000 ($140.52)
    Police Protection: $222,000 ($125.28)
    Regular Highways: $198,000 ($111.74)
    Sewerage: $181,000 ($102.14)
    Water Utilities: $176,000 ($99.32)
    Central Staff Services: $149,000 ($84.09)
    Parks and Recreation: $93,000 ($52.48)
    Solid Waste Management: $81,000 ($45.71)
    Libraries: $38,000 ($21.44)
    Local Fire Protection: $28,000 ($15.80)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $28,000 ($15.80)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities, NEC: $11,000 ($6.21)
    Air Transportation: $2,000 ($1.13)
  • Electric Utilities - Interest on Debt: $96,000 ($54.18)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $88,000 ($49.66)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Electric Utilities: $54,000 ($30.47)
    Regular Highways: $42,000 ($23.70)
    General - Other: $30,000 ($16.93)
    Local Fire Protection: $27,000 ($15.24)
    Police Protection: $15,000 ($8.47)
    Parks and Recreation: $9,000 ($5.08)
    Sewerage: $8,000 ($4.51)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $3,000 ($1.69)
    Central Staff Services: $3,000 ($1.69)
    Libraries: $2,000 ($1.13)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $798,000 ($450.34)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $19,000 ($10.72)

Horton government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $183,000 ($103.27)
    Solid Waste Management: $80,000 ($45.15)
    All Other: $38,000 ($21.44)
    Parks and Recreation: $35,000 ($19.75)
    Regular Highways: $9,000 ($5.08)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $6,000 ($3.39)
    Air Transportation: $2,000 ($1.13)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $138,000 ($77.88)
    All Other: $4,000 ($2.26)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $125,000 ($70.54)
    Fines and Forfeits: $54,000 ($30.47)
    General Revenue, NEC: $8,000 ($4.51)
    Rents: $3,000 ($1.69)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $1,334,000 ($752.82)
    Water Utilities: $249,000 ($140.52)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $76,000 ($42.89)
    All Other: $3,000 ($1.69)
  • Tax - Property: $325,000 ($183.41)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $138,000 ($77.88)
    Public Utilities Sales: $62,000 ($34.99)
    Other License: $1,000 ($0.56)

Horton government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,665,000 ($1503.95)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,460,000 ($1388.26)
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $2,200,000 ($1241.53)
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $2,200,000 ($1241.53)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $300,000 ($169.30)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $95,000 ($53.61)

Horton government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $206,000 ($116.25)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,566,000 ($883.75)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,201,000 ($1242.10)

5.92% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,451 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.92%
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 Nemaha County, KS  0.55% ($24,333 average AGI)
from Shawnee County, KS  0.52% ($33,550)
from Atchison County, KS  0.39% ($35,867)


6.31% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($27,351 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.31%
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 Nemaha County, KS  0.55% ($35,333 average AGI)
to Jackson County, KS  0.50% ($25,579)
to Shawnee County, KS  0.47% ($26,944)

Strongest AM radio stations in Horton:

  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KKHK (1250 AM; 25 kW; KANSAS CITY, KS)
  • WIBW (580 AM; 5 kW; TOPEKA, KS; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • KFEQ (680 AM; 5 kW; ST. JOSEPH, MO; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC.)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KCMO (710 AM; 10 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA KANSAS CITY PARTNERSHIP)
  • KKAR (1290 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KKLO (1410 AM; 5 kW; LEAVENWORTH, KS; Owner: CHARA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KSFT (1550 AM; 5 kW; ST. JOSEPH, MO; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC)
  • KMAJ (1440 AM; 5 kW; TOPEKA, KS; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KYDZ (1180 AM; 25 kW; BELLEVUE, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KCSP (610 AM; 5 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Horton:

  • KNZA (103.9 FM; HIAWATHA, KS; Owner: KNZA, INC.)
  • KKJO-FM (105.5 FM; ST. JOSEPH, MO; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC)
  • KAIR-FM (93.7 FM; HORTON, KS; Owner: KNZA INC.)
  • 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.)

TV broadcast stations around Horton:

  • KTKA-TV (Channel 49; TOPEKA, KS; Owner: NORTHEAST KANSAS BROADCAST SERVICE, INC.)
  • KSNT (Channel 27; TOPEKA, KS; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION OF TOPEKA)
  • KTAJ (Channel 16; ST. JOSEPH, MO; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 3m10ftTotal length
  • $214,000Total costs
  • 120Total average daily traffic
  • 12Total average daily truck traffic
  • 120Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

6
  • Water Treatment Plant E 73 Hwy (Lat: 39.667778 Lon: -95.512472), Call Sign: WGJ355
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.456 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/16/2005, Expiration Date: 05/02/2015
    Registrant: Haug Communications, 622 Neptune Drive, Seneca, KS 66538, Phone: (785) 336-3579, Email:
  • 205 E 8th St (Lat: 39.659167 Lon: -95.529417), Call Sign: KBQ219, Licensee ID: L00024034
    Assigned Frequencies: 39.4600 MHz, 39.5800 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/16/2000, Expiration Date: 04/30/2005, Cancellation Date: 11/22/2002
    Registrant: City Of Horton, 205 E Eighth St, Horton, KS 66439, Phone: (913) 486-2694
  • PD, 202 E 8th (Lat: 39.659583 Lon: -95.525583), Type: Pole, Structure height: 11 m, Call Sign: WNNO953
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.340 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/02/2003, Expiration Date: 02/15/2014, Certifier: Dale A White
    Registrant: Midwest Mobile Radio Service, 812 S 10th Street, St. Joseph, MO 64501, Phone: (816) 279-2065, Fax: (816) 233-8862, Email:
  • 1121 Goldfinch Road (Lat: 39.670278 Lon: -95.640806), Call Sign: WPUU291
    Assigned Frequencies: 157.710 MHz, 157.560 MHz, 151.715 MHz, 157.620 MHz, 157.680 MHz, 151.805 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/03/2002, Expiration Date: 05/03/2012, Cancellation Date: 07/07/2012, Certifier: Dave Mcclain Mr
    Registrant: Haug Communications Inc, Rr 3, Box 9, Seneca, KS 66538, Phone: (785) 336-3579, Fax: (785) 336-3400, Email:
  • Lat: 39.663611 Lon: -95.525556, Call Sign: WPYP671, Licensee ID: L00043322
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.175 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/23/2003, Expiration Date: 09/23/2013, Certifier: Steven J Davies Dr.
    Registrant: South Brown County Unified School District 430, 522 Central Ave, Horton, KS 66439, Phone: (785) 486-2611, Fax: (785) 486-2496
  • 822 K20 Box A (Lat: 39.667972 Lon: -95.587694), Type: Tower, Structure height: 9.1 m, Overall height: 11.6 m, Call Sign: WQEG544
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.700 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/20/2006, Expiration Date: 01/20/2016, Certifier: Dick Luzier
    Registrant: Midwest Mobile Radio Service Inc, 812 S 10th St, St Joseph, MO 64501, Phone: (816) 279-2065, Fax: (816) 233-8862, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • STATION, 4 Mi W Of (Lat: 39.675556 Lon: -95.600528), Overall height: 90.2 m, Call Sign: KAG27
    Assigned Frequencies: 6665.00 MHz, 6705.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/14/2009, Expiration Date: 12/28/2019
    Registrant: Anr Pipeline Company, 5250 Corporate Drive, Troy, MI 48098, Phone: (248) 205-4572, Fax: (248) 205-4672, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Horton)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

5
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172C (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1830Y , Serial Number: 17249430, Year manufactured: 1962, Airworthiness Date: 06/12/1962
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Kenneth C Krug, 1715 Wilson Dr, Horton, KS 66439, Other Owners: Kristopher C Krug
  • Aircraft: STINSON 108-2 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: FRANKLIN 6A4165 SERIES (165 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 268C , Serial Number: 1083268, Year manufactured: 1947
    Registrant (Individual): Martin Farris, , Horton, KS 66439
  • Aircraft: INTERSTATE S-1A-90F (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 77 mph), Engine: FRANKLIN 4AC199D&E SER (90 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 37395 , Serial Number: 238, Year manufactured: 1942, Airworthiness Date: 06/27/1960
    Registrant (Individual): Leon A Torkelson, 5568 324th Rd, Horton, KS 66439
  • Aircraft: LUSCOMBE 8A (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 86 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4761N , Serial Number: 4428, Year manufactured: 1946
    Registrant (Individual): Orell S Shelton, 333 W 14th St, Horton, KS 66439
  • Aircraft: LUSCOMBE 8A (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 86 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 72077 , Serial Number: 3504, Year manufactured: 1946
    Registrant (Individual): Ray H Mcclellan, 1520 2nd Ave W, Horton, KS 66439

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 95
  • Hazardous Condition: 12
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Horton

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Most common first names in Horton, KS among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary3981.0 years
William3280.8 years
Charles3179.8 years
John3078.4 years
Margaret2077.7 years
Ruth1980.6 years
Mildred1880.3 years
Anna1884.4 years
Edward1675.5 years
George1680.2 years
Most common last names in Horton, KS among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith2381.4 years
Schuetz2277.6 years
Jacobson1479.4 years
Pederson1381.7 years
Thomas1079.3 years
Knudson1078.4 years
Johnson971.0 years
Cadue977.9 years
Armstrong977.1 years
Scott982.9 years

Businesses in Horton, KS

  • FedEx: 1
  • RadioShack: 1

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