Isabel, Kansas

We are giving away $1200 in prizes - enter simply by sending us your own city pictures!

  • OSM Map
  • General Map
  • Google Map
  • MSN Map
Population in 2013: 92 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -14.8%
 
Males: 52  (57.0%)
Females: 40  (43.0%)
Median resident age:  37.5 years
Kansas median age:  32.8 years

Zip code: 67065

Estimated median household income in 2012: $52,668 (it was $23,125 in 2000)
Isabel:

$52,668
KS:

$50,241
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $20,284 (it was $12,795 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $16,339 (it was $13,600 in 2000)
Isabel:

$16,339
KS:

$130,100
Mean prices in 2012: All housing units: $25,880; Detached houses: $25,880
Options
X
Data:
Loading data...
Based on 2000-2011 data
Loading data...

123
Hide US histogram
Isabel races chart
  • White alone - 85 (94.4%)
  • Hispanic - 4 (4.4%)
  • Two or more races - 1 (1.1%)
Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Isabel: 80.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Isabel, KS forum
Discuss Isabel, Kansas on our local forum with over 1,800,000 registered users

Latest news from Isabel, KS collected exclusively by city-data.com from local newspapers, TV, and radio stations

Ancestries: German (41.4%), Irish (10.3%), English (4.1%), Scottish (2.8%), Dutch (2.1%), United States (1.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1850 feet

Land area: 0.25 square miles.

Population density: 366 people per square mile   (very low).

Isabel, Kansas map

For population 25 years and over in Isabel:

  • High school or higher: 85.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 0.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Isabel city:

  • Never married: 14.3%
  • Now married: 78.2%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 7.4%
  • Divorced: 0.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $199 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $199 (1.3%)

Isabel satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Wichita, KS (68.3 miles , pop. 344,284).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (338.0 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Nashville, KS (2.7 miles) , Sawyer, KS (2.7 miles) , Medicine Lodge, KS (3.6 miles ), Cunningham, KS (3.7 miles ), Zenda, KS (3.9 miles) , Coats, KS (3.9 miles) , Pratt, KS (4.0 miles ), Sharon, KS (4.1 miles ).

Latitude: 37.47 N, Longitude: 98.55 W

Area code: 620

Isabel household income distribution Isabel home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

3.2%
Kansas:

5.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +4 (+3.8%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Wholesale trade (35%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (23%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (8%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (34%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (25%)
  • Public administration (22%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)

Average climate in Isabel, Kansas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Isabel, Kansas average temperatures Isabel, Kansas average precipitation Isabel, Kansas humidity Isabel, Kansas wind speed Isabel, Kansas snowfall Isabel, Kansas sunshine Isabel, Kansas clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Isabel-area historical tornado activity is near Kansas state average. It is 102% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/17/1976, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 14.3 miles away from the Isabel city center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 3/13/1990, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 35.8 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 60 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Isabel-area historical earthquake activity is near Kansas state average. It is 63% 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 136.0 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 42.1 miles away from Isabel 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 331.5 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 227.5 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 186.0 miles away from Isabel 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 193.9 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 (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 2

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

Hospitals and medical centers near Isabel:

  • MEDICINE LODGE MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 13 miles away; MEDICINE LODGE, KS)
  • CEDAR CREST MANOR (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; MEDICINE LODGE, KS)
  • BARBER COUNTY HOME HEALTH AGENCY (Home Health Center, about 14 miles away; MEDICINE LODGE, KS)
  • PRATT DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 16 miles away; PRATT, KS)
  • SIESTA HOME OF PRATT (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; PRATT, KS)
  • SOUTH WIND HOSPICE (Hospital, about 16 miles away; PRATT, KS)
  • PRATT REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 16 miles away; PRATT, KS)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Isabel:

  • Hutchinson Community College (about 54 miles; Hutchinson, KS; Full-time enrollment: 4,174)
  • Barton County Community College (about 66 miles; Great Bend, KS; FT enrollment: 4,108)
  • Newman University (about 66 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 2,066)
  • Wichita Technical Institute (about 66 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 2,015)
  • Friends University (about 67 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 2,024)
  • Wichita State University (about 71 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 11,743)
  • Wichita Area Technical College (about 76 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 2,220)

Click to draw/clear city borders

Notable locations in Isabel: Isabel Fire Department (A), Isabel Senior Center (B). Display/hide their locations 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

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

ISABEL, CITY OF (Population served: 91, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One minor monitoring violation
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 1.5%
(1.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.3 people
Kansas:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  57.5%
Whole state:  66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  5.0%
Whole state:  5.8%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Isabel 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 significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Banks with branches in Isabel (2011 data):

  • Citizens Bank of Kansas, National Association: Isabel Branch at Main Street, branch established on 1905/08/01. Info updated 2009/01/15: Bank assets: $226.9 mil, Deposits: $183.2 mil, headquarters in Kingman, KS, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 7 total offices, Holding Company: King Bancshares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (78%)
  • Electricity (10%)
  • Wood (10%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

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

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 74.20%
Here: 74.2%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameUnited Methodist ChurchCatholic ChurchChristian Churches and Churches of ChristUnited Church of ChristSouthern Baptist Convention
Adherents29.2%25.7%23.5%6.0%4.9%
Congregations21.7%13.0%17.4%8.7%4.3%
NameLutheran Church Inc. Apostolic Christian Church of AmericaAmerican Baptist Churches in the USAAssemblies of GodOther
Adherents3.7%1.9%1.5%1.2%2.3%
Congregations4.3%4.3%4.3%4.3%17.4%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables 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%
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$650
Other Government Administration 0$0 6$120
Firefighters 0$0 1$20
Solid Waste Management 0$0 3$270
Water Supply 0$0 1$350
Other and Unallocable 0$0 4$400
Totals for Government 0$0 16$1,810

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

  • Construction - General - Other: $38,000 ($413.04)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $100,000 ($1086.96)
    Gas Utilities: $49,000 ($532.61)
    Central Staff Services: $24,000 ($260.87)
    Water Utilities: $13,000 ($141.30)
    Solid Waste Management: $6,000 ($65.22)
    Sewerage: $3,000 ($32.61)
    Local Fire Protection: $1,000 ($10.87)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $21,000 ($228.26)

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

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $7,000 ($76.09)
    Sewerage: $6,000 ($65.22)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $2,000 ($21.74)
    Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($10.87)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $105,000 ($1141.30)
    Gas Utilities: $55,000 ($597.83)
    Water Utilities: $12,000 ($130.43)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $43,000 ($467.39)
    Highways: $4,000 ($43.48)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $9,000 ($97.83)
    Property: $3,000 ($32.61)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $437,000 ($4750.00)

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 Isabel:

  • KWLS (1290 AM; 5 kW; PRATT, KS; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KFTI (1070 AM; 10 kW; WICHITA, KS; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KGYN (1210 AM; 50 kW; GUYMON, OK; Owner: TELNS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KOMA (1520 AM; 50 kW; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • KCRC (1390 AM; 10 kW; ENID, OK; Owner: CHISHOLM TRAIL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KVGB (1590 AM; 5 kW; GREAT BEND, KS; Owner: EAGLE RADIO INC.)
  • KMYR (1410 AM; 5 kW; WICHITA, KS; Owner: AGAPE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KFH (1330 AM; 5 kW; WICHITA, KS; Owner: ENTERCOM WICHITA LICENSE, LLC)
  • KQAM (1480 AM; 5 kW; WICHITA, KS; Owner: ABC, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Isabel:

  • KREJ (101.7 FM; MEDICINE LODGE, KS; Owner: FLORIDA PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • KSNS (91.5 FM; MEDICINE LODGE, KS; Owner: FLORIDA PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • KHMY (93.1 FM; PRATT, KS; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC.)
  • KTCM (100.3 FM; KINGMAN, KS; Owner: MARIA L. SALAZAR)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 8 Mi E Jct 61 & 54 6.25 Mi S On Dirt Rd (Lat: 37.555861 Lon: -98.600361), Call Sign: KNAG344, Licensee ID: L00044153
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.990 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/02/2000, Expiration Date: 11/26/2005, Cancellation Date: 01/28/2006
    Registrant: Neumann Wheatley Farms Inc, 60382 Se 80th Ave, Isabel, KS 67065-9431, Phone: (316) 739-4544

Cost of Living Calculator



Recent home sales and price trends information powered by Onboard Informatics
© 2015 Onboard Informatics. Information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed.
 
City-data.com does not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of any information on this site.  Use at your own risk.
Website © 2015 Advameg, Inc.