Hoxie, Kansas

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Population in 2017: 1,194 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -4.0%
 
Males: 626  (52.4%)
Females: 568  (47.6%)
Median resident age:

47.5 years
Kansas median age:

36.7 years

Zip codes: 67740.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $46,958 (it was $33,810 in 2000)
Hoxie:

$46,958
KS:

$56,422

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $25,412 (it was $17,286 in 2000)

Hoxie city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $105,048 (it was $56,500 in 2000)
Hoxie:

$105,048
KS:

$150,600

Median gross rent in 2017: $504.

March 2019 cost of living index in Hoxie: 78.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 6.9%
(4.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 39.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
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  • Races in Hoxie, KS (2010)
    • 1,13994.8%White alone
    • 433.6%Hispanic
    • 151.2%Two or more races
    • 40.3%Asian alone

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



According to our research of Kansas and other state lists, there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Hoxie, Kansas as of July 04, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Hoxie is 394 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.


Crime rates in Hoxie by year

Type

2008

2010

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
1
(91.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
10
(915.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
5
(457.9)
10
(929.4)
4
(335.0)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
1
(91.6)
1
(92.9)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)108.144.613.4

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City-data.com crime index in Hoxie, KS

Crime rate in Hoxie detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 2 (2 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.68
Kansas average:

2.20
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Ancestries: German (43.6%), American (10.3%), English (7.4%), Irish (5.4%), South African (2.2%), Italian (1.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 2700 feet

Land area: 0.84 square miles.

Population density: 1,413 people per square mile   (low).

Hoxie, Kansas map

69 residents are foreign born (4.5% Latin America, 1.3% Africa).

This city:

5.8%
Kansas:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,726 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,650 (1.6%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Wichita, KS (203.6 miles , pop. 344,284).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (497.1 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities:

Selden, KS (3.8 miles ),
Menlo, KS (3.9 miles),
Grainfield, KS (4.1 miles ),
Park, KS (4.2 miles),
Rexford, KS (4.3 miles),
Dresden, KS (4.3 miles),
Grinnell, KS (4.3 miles ),
Morland, KS (4.4 miles)

Latitude: 39.35 N, Longitude: 100.44 W

Area code: 785

Distribution of median household income in Hoxie, KS in 2017
Distribution of house value in Hoxie, KS in 2017
Hoxie satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

2.7%
Kansas:

3.7%
Most common industries in Hoxie, KS (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (13.8%)
  • Educational services (10.9%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (10.3%)
  • Construction (5.5%)
  • Public administration (5.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.0%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (17.4%)
  • Construction (9.3%)
  • Public administration (6.8%)
  • Machinery, equipment, supplies merchant wholesalers (6.5%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (6.5%)
  • Health care (5.6%)
  • Educational services (5.0%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (22.9%)
  • Educational services (17.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.2%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.8%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.8%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.8%)
  • Social assistance (4.8%)
Most common occupations in Hoxie, KS (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.4%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (6.0%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (5.0%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.9%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.7%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.2%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4.2%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (11.5%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (10.2%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (9.0%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (9.0%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.2%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (5.9%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (8.9%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (8.2%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.5%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5.8%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.5%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.5%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (4.1%)

Average climate in Hoxie, Kansas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Hoxie, Kansas environmental map by EPA

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Tornado activity:

Hoxie-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Kansas state average. It is 35% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/23/2008, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 29.8 miles away from the Hoxie city center injured 2 people and caused $3 million in damages.

On 6/14/1970, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 9.7 miles away from the city center injured 5 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Hoxie-area historical earthquake activity is above Kansas state average. It is 44% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/18/1984 at 15:30:23, a magnitude 5.5 (5.4 MB, 5.1 MS, 5.5 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 340.7 miles away from Hoxie center
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 197.9 miles away from the city center
On 8/10/2005 at 22:08:22, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 289.4 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, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 56.7 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 196.4 miles away from the city center
On 1/3/2007 at 14:34:38, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.4 MW, 4.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 289.2 miles away from Hoxie center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Sheridan County (9) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Winter Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 3, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hoxie topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Hoxie:

  • SHERIDAN COUNTY HOSPITAL (Government - Local, provides emergency services, 826 18TH STREET)
  • SHERIDAN COUNTY HOSPITAL LTCU (826 EIGHTEENTH BOX 167)

Airports located in Hoxie:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Hoxie:

  • Fort Hays State University (about 68 miles; Hays, KS; Full-time enrollment: 8,728)
  • Barton County Community College (about 114 miles; Great Bend, KS; FT enrollment: 4,108)
  • University of Nebraska at Kearney (about 118 miles; Kearney, NE; FT enrollment: 6,047)
  • Central Community College (about 153 miles; Grand Island, NE; FT enrollment: 4,159)
  • Hutchinson Community College (about 163 miles; Hutchinson, KS; FT enrollment: 4,174)
  • Newman University (about 203 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 2,066)
  • Friends University (about 203 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 2,024)

Public high school in Hoxie:

  • HOXIE HIGH (Students: 142, Location: 1625 QUEEN AVE, Grades: 7-12)

Public elementary/middle school in Hoxie:

  • HOXIE ELEM (Students: 166, Location: 1117 ROYAL AVE, Grades: PK-6)
See full list of schools located in Hoxie

Library in Hoxie:

  • SHERIDAN COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $112,020; Location: 801 ROYAL AVENUE; 22,274 books; 1,203 audio materials; 1,884 video materials; 30 state licensed databases; 31 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Hoxie: Sheridan County Sheriff's Department Jail (A), Hoxie Police Department (B), Sheridan County Sheriff's Department (C), Sheridan County Courthouse (D), Sheridan County Rural Fire District 1 Hoxie Station (E), Sheridan County Emergency Medical Services (F), Sheridan County Public Health Department (G), Sheridan County Public Library (H), Mickey's Museum (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Hoxie include: Hoxie Christian Church (A), Hoxie Church of Christ (B), Immanuel Lutheran Church (C), Saint Francis Cabrini Catholic Church (D), First Presbyterian Church (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Cottonwood Ranch (Museums; Highway 24).

Hotels: Cress'vue Motel (Highway 24), Hoxie Motel (East Highway 24 & 17 Street), Main Street Inn (1001 Main).

Court: Sheridan-County - Clerk Of District Court (925 9th).

Birthplace of: Brad Lambert - Football player and coach, Dirk Johnson - 2005 NFL player (Philadelphia Eagles, born: Jun 1, 1975), Josh Campbell - College basketball player (Kansas State Wildcats), Urbane Pickering - Baseball player.

Sheridan 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 Hoxie and their reported violations in the past:

HOXIE, CITY OF (Population served: 1,191, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation
Average household size:
This city:

2.1 people
Kansas:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

62.5%
Whole state:

66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

4.9%
Whole state:

5.8%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
33 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
44 people in nursing homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Hoxie (2011 data):

  • State Bank: at 745 Main Street, branch established on 1986/11/13. Info updated 2008/01/08: Bank assets: $126.9 mil, Deposits: $113.7 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: State Bank Employees Stock Ownership Plan
  • Peoples State Bank: Hoxie Branch at 940 Oak Avenue, branch established on 2000/11/06. Info updated 2010/09/23: Bank assets: $115.8 mil, Deposits: $91.3 mil, headquarters in Mc Donald, KS, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 6 total offices, Holding Company: Big Mac Bancshares, Inc.
  • The First State Bank: Hoxie First Nat'l Branch at 801 Main Street, branch established on 1901/01/10. Info updated 2007/02/28: Bank assets: $299.5 mil, Deposits: $211.8 mil, headquarters in Norton, KS, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Norton Bankshares, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Hoxie:

Marital status in Hoxie, KS
  • Never married: 16.2%
  • Now married: 61.1%
  • Separated: 0.3%
  • Widowed: 13.6%
  • Divorced: 8.8%

For population 25 years and over in Hoxie:

  • High school or higher: 87.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 21.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.7%
  • Unemployed: 1.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 9.5 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.7
Kansas average:

11.1

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Hoxie
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Hoxie, KS (based on Sheridan County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic8214
Mainline Protestant6435
Evangelical Protestant4535
Other1-
None638-
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
Sheridan County:

4.02 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

1.96 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 3
This county:

12.07 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

3.84 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 3
Sheridan County:

12.07 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

7.33 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Sheridan County:

10.2%
State:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

28.2%
State:

27.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Hoxie:

46.9%
Kansas:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Hoxie:

40.7%
Kansas:

45.1%

Average BMI:
Hoxie:

28.7
State:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

25.3%
Kansas:

21.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Hoxie:

12.1%
State:

10.6%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Hoxie:

6.9
Kansas:

6.8

Overweight people:
Hoxie:

34.5%
State:

33.6%

General health condition:
Hoxie:

50.0%
State:

55.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Hoxie:

72.5%
Kansas:

78.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Hoxie, 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
Police Protection - Officers 2$6,411$38,4660$0
Streets and Highways 2$5,004$30,0240$0
Solid Waste Management 2$6,159$36,9540$0
Sewerage 1$2,989$35,8680$0
Other Government Administration 1$2,600$31,2003$414
Financial Administration 1$2,302$27,6240$0
Water Supply 1$3,908$46,8960$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 0$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 2$1,548
Totals for Government 10$29,373$35,2485$1,962

Hoxie government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $303,000 ($253.77)
    Water Utilities: $167,000 ($139.87)
    Central Staff Services: $162,000 ($135.68)
    Solid Waste Management: $143,000 ($119.77)
    General - Other: $137,000 ($114.74)
    Police Protection: $89,000 ($74.54)
    Parks and Recreation: $45,000 ($37.69)
    Libraries: $36,000 ($30.15)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $15,000 ($12.56)
    Air Transportation: $2,000 ($1.68)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $12,000 ($10.05)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $528,000 ($442.21)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $14,000 ($11.73)

Hoxie government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $150,000 ($125.63)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $18,000 ($15.08)
    Parks and Recreation: $13,000 ($10.89)
    Other: $12,000 ($10.05)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $80,000 ($67.00)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $33,000 ($27.64)
    Special Assessments: $20,000 ($16.75)
    Rents: $13,000 ($10.89)
    Donations From Private Sources: $9,000 ($7.54)
    Interest Earnings: $2,000 ($1.68)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $219,000 ($183.42)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $33,000 ($27.64)
    Other: $4,000 ($3.35)
    General Local Government Support: $2,000 ($1.68)
  • Tax - Property: $287,000 ($240.37)
    Public Utilities Sales: $91,000 ($76.21)
    Other: $12,000 ($10.05)
    Other License: $1,000 ($0.84)

Hoxie government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $606,000 ($507.54)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $578,000 ($484.09)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $28,000 ($23.45)

Hoxie government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $163,000 ($136.52)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $48,000 ($40.20)

Strongest AM radio stations in Hoxie:

  • KXXX (790 AM; 5 kW; COLBY, KS; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • KLTT (670 AM; 50 kW; COMMERCE CITY, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KGYN (1210 AM; 50 kW; GUYMON, OK; Owner: TELNS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KBRL (1300 AM; 5 kW; MCCOOK, NE; Owner: MCCOOK RADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • KOA (850 AM; 50 kW; DENVER, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KKZN (760 AM; 50 kW; THORNTON, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KMXA (1090 AM; 50 kW; AURORA, CO; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KIMB (1260 AM; 50 kW; KIMBALL, NE; Owner: G & L INVESTMENTS, LLC)
  • KSIR (1010 AM; 25 kW; BRUSH, CO; Owner: JMS BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Hoxie:

  • KQLS (100.3 FM; COLBY, KS; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KZNA (90.5 FM; HILL CITY, KS; Owner: KANZA SOCIETY, INC)

TV broadcast stations around Hoxie:

  • K69DB (Channel 69; HOXIE, ETC., KS; Owner: SHERIDAN CNTY, KANSAS)
  • KSNK (Channel 8; McCOOK, NE; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION OF WICHITA)
  • K15CG (Channel 15; OAKLEY, KS; Owner: SMOKY HILLS PUBLIC TELEVISION)

Hoxie fatal accident list:

Jan 26, 2017 05:38 PM, Sr-23, Lat: 39.552883, Lon: -100.476667, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Feb 28, 2015 87:99 PM, Cr-120 Rd S, Lat: 39.191000, Lon: -100.377425, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Aug 7, 2015 07:30 AM, Sr-23, Lat: 39.176556, Lon: -100.442758, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Jul 22, 2014 00:30 AM, Cr-30, Lat: 39.237878, Lon: -100.386469, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Oct 4, 2003 08:35 PM, Sr-23, Lat: 39.357532, Lon: -100.441945, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Sep 4, 2000 04:00 PM, Us-24, Lat: 39123600.000000, Lon: 100153600.000000, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 8, Pedestrians: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 10Number of bridges
  • 72ft / 22.3mTotal length
  • $1,917,000Total costs
  • 5,980Total average daily traffic
  • 1,411Total average daily truck traffic
  • 6,997Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic
New bridges in Hoxie, KS - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 41940-1949
  • 31950-1959
  • 11990-1999
  • 22000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Hoxie, KS

2003 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2003 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 10. The highest number of fire incidents - 28 took place in 2012, and the least - 0 in 2004. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Hoxie, KS When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (70.6%), and Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires (17.5%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Hoxie, KS
    • 11370.6%Outside Fires
    • 2817.5%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 138.1%Structure Fires
    • 63.8%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Hoxie, KS
Most common first names in Hoxie, KS among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William1877.2 years
Mary1787.4 years
John1783.7 years
Robert1474.7 years
George1374.5 years
Anna1386.7 years
Margaret1181.9 years
James1173.3 years
Dorothy981.2 years
Roy880.0 years
Most common last names in Hoxie, KS among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Karnes1475.2 years
Pratt1178.8 years
Cooper1077.8 years
Oelke1081.2 years
Lewis978.8 years
Adams876.8 years
Smith884.9 years
Farber871.3 years
Cressler782.7 years
Mowry783.4 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Hoxie, KS
  • 88.2%Utility gas
  • 8.7%Electricity
  • 1.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.2%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Hoxie, KS
  • 67.3%Utility gas
  • 32.7%Electricity


Hoxie compared to Kansas state average:

  • Median house value below 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 below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
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