Lake Quivira, Kansas

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Population in 2014: 934 (96% urban, 4% rural). Population change since 2000: +0.2%
 
Males: 476  (51.0%)
Females: 458  (49.0%)
Median resident age:  50.1 years
Kansas median age:  36.5 years

Zip codes: 66217.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $136,941 (it was $111,670 in 2000)
Lake Quivira:

$136,941
KS:

$54,935

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $64,590 (it was $60,567 in 2000)

Lake Quivira city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $623,196 (it was $303,300 in 2000)
Lake Quivira:

$623,196
KS:

$144,900

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $629,086; Detached houses: $632,759
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  • Races in Lake Quivira, KS (2016)

    Lake Quivira races chart
    • 95694.9%White alone
    • 161.6%Two or more races
    • 161.6%Hispanic
    • 40.4%Black alone
    • 40.4%American Indian alone
    • 30.3%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Lake Quivira: 92.3 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (24.2%), German (18.8%), European (14.0%), American (8.1%), Irish (4.8%), Scottish (2.9%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 890 feet

Land area: 1.30 square miles.

Population density: 717 people per square mile   (low).

Lake Quivira,KS real estate house value index trend

Lake Quivira, Kansas map

For population 25 years and over in Lake Quivira:

  • High school or higher: 99.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 76.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 30.7%
  • Unemployed: 2.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Lake Quivira city:

  • Never married: 18.3%
  • Now married: 73.2%
  • Separated: 1.4%
  • Widowed: 2.4%
  • Divorced: 4.7%

17 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.7%
Kansas:

6.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $6,514 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $6,754 (1.1%)

Lake Quivira satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Kansas City, KS (6.7 miles , pop. 146,866).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Kansas City, MO (11.8 miles , pop. 441,545).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (420.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Shawnee, KS (1.4 miles ), Edwardsville, KS (1.7 miles ), Merriam, KS (2.1 miles ), Lenexa, KS (2.3 miles ), Bonner Springs, KS (2.5 miles ), Mission, KS (2.5 miles ), Countryside, KS (2.5 miles ), Kansas City, KS (2.6 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $250,000
  • 1999: 4 buildings, average cost: $412,500
  • 2000: 3 buildings, average cost: $285,800
  • 2003: 1 building, cost: $500,000
  • 2004: 3 buildings, average cost: $510,700
  • 2005: 3 buildings, average cost: $308,700
  • 2006: 4 buildings, average cost: $731,300
  • 2007: 2 buildings, average cost: $693,200
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $1,491,700
  • 2009: 3 buildings, average cost: $916,800
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $2,350,000
  • 2011: 3 buildings, average cost: $615,400
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $422,000
  • 2014: 2 buildings, average cost: $1,986,500

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 39.04 N, Longitude: 94.77 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 913

Lake Quivira household income distribution Lake Quivira home values distribution

Property values in Lake Quivira, KS


Crime rates in Lake Quivira by Year
Type 2003 2011 2016
Murders 000
per 100,000 0.00.00.0
Rapes 000
per 100,000 0.00.00.0
Robberies 000
per 100,000 0.00.00.0
Assaults 000
per 100,000 0.00.00.0
Burglaries 200
per 100,000 215.30.00.0
Theft 1001
per 100,000 1,076.40.0106.3
Auto thefts 000
per 100,000 0.00.00.0
Arson 000
per 100,000 0.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 272.9) 60.50.04.3

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Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.06
Kansas average:

1.80
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.1%
Kansas:

3.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -51 (-5.2%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (18%)
  • Information (11%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (9%)
  • Health care and social assistance (9%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (18%)
  • Educational services (18%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (17%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Construction (5%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (5%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (27%)
  • Sales and related occupations (23%)
  • Legal occupations (8%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (7%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (5%)
  • Transportation occupations (4%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (4%)
  • Management occupations (20%)
  • Sales and related occupations (16%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (14%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (12%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (10%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)
  • Legal occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Lake Quivira, Kansas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Tornado activity:

Lake Quivira-area historical tornado activity is near Kansas state average. It is 106% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/20/1957, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 20.3 miles away from the Lake Quivira city center killed 44 people and injured 207 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/22/1952, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 3.3 miles away from the city center injured 3 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Lake Quivira-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Kansas state average. It is 73% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 373.5 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 313.0 miles away from Lake Quivira 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 320.0 miles away from the city center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 339.3 miles away from the city center
On 5/4/2001 at 06:42:12, a magnitude 4.7 (4.2 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 301.0 miles away from Lake Quivira center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 370.7 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 Johnson County (8) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 2, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Lake Quivira topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Lake Quivira:

  • THE SWEET LIFE AT ROSEHILL (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; SHAWNEE, KS)
  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER - KAW RIVER (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; EDWARDSVILLE, KS)
  • SHAWNEE GARDENS HEALTHCARE AND REHAB CTR (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; SHAWNEE, KS)
  • CEDAR RIDGE HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 4 miles away; LENEXA, KS)
  • SHARON LANE HEALTH SERVICES (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; SHAWNEE, KS)
  • SOUTH PARK HOUSE (Hospital, about 5 miles away; MERRIAM, KS)
  • TRINITY NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER INC (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; MERRIAM, KS)

Amtrak stations near Lake Quivira:

  • 11 miles: KANSAS CITY (2200 MAIN ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, free short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.
  • 19 miles: INDEPENDENCE (600 S. GRAND AVE.) . Services: free short-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Lake Quivira:

  • Kansas City Kansas Community College (about 6 miles; Kansas City, KS; Full-time enrollment: 4,718)
  • Johnson County Community College (about 9 miles; Overland Park, KS; FT enrollment: 11,976)
  • Wright Career College (about 10 miles; Overland Park, KS; FT enrollment: 3,107)
  • Metropolitan Community College-Kansas City (about 10 miles; Kansas City, MO; FT enrollment: 12,834)
  • University of Missouri-Kansas City (about 11 miles; Kansas City, MO; FT enrollment: 10,544)
  • Rockhurst University (about 11 miles; Kansas City, MO; FT enrollment: 2,013)
  • Park University (about 12 miles; Parkville, MO; FT enrollment: 9,131)

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Notable locations in Lake Quivira: Lake Quivira Country Club (A), Lake Quivira Fire Department (B), Lake Quivira Police Department (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Quivira Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Court: Lake Quivira Municipal Court (10 Crescent Boulevard).

Johnson County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 108. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

108
U.S.:

75

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.467. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 7.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.467
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 12.4. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 7.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.4
U.S.:

6.4

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 3.92. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 7.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.92
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 31.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

31.0
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 28.6. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 6.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.6
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.78. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.78
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 1.0%
(0.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 14.3% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Kansas:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  83.3%
Whole state:  66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  2.7%
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: 0.5% of all households

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

Lake Quivira travel time to work - commute Lake Quivira mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Lake Quivira city (based on Johnson County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic102,13118
Evangelical Protestant99,699190
Mainline Protestant71,06887
Other21,64446
Orthodox1,5055
Black Protestant6424
None247,490-
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: 72
Johnson County:

1.37 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

1.96 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 10
This county:

0.19 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 13
Johnson County:

0.25 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

0.51 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 120
Johnson County:

2.29 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.84 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 388
Here:

7.39 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.0%
Kansas:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Johnson County:

23.0%
Kansas:

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

12.6%
State:

13.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

56.9%
State:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Lake Quivira:

57.2%
Kansas:

45.1%

Average BMI:
Lake Quivira:

28.9
State:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Lake Quivira:

17.8%
State:

21.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Lake Quivira:

9.5%
Kansas:

10.6%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
Kansas:

6.8

Overweight people:
Lake Quivira:

39.8%
State:

33.6%

General health condition:
This city:

60.3%
Kansas:

55.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Lake Quivira:

76.9%
Kansas:

78.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Lake Quivira, 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 1$1,365
Other Government Administration 1$2,884$34,6081$788
Judicial and Legal 0$0 3$1,900
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 11$10,990
Firefighters 0$0 1$808
Totals for Government 1$2,884$34,60817$15,851

Lake Quivira government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $72,000 ($77.09)
    General - Other: $63,000 ($67.45)
    Regular Highways: $62,000 ($66.38)
    Financial Administration: $40,000 ($42.83)
    Parks & Recreation: $30,000 ($32.12)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $175,000 ($187.37)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $122,000 ($130.62)

Lake Quivira government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - All Other: $3,000 ($3.21)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $32,000 ($34.26)
    Interest Earnings: $12,000 ($12.85)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $25,000 ($26.77)
  • Tax - Property: $314,000 ($336.19)
    Total General Sales: $100,000 ($107.07)
    Public Utilities: $22,000 ($23.55)
    NEC: $5,000 ($5.35)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $264,000 ($282.66)

6.65% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($56,448 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.65%
Kansas average:

6.43%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($551 average AGI)
Johnson County:

0.03%
Kansas average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Jackson County, MO  1.26% ($71,410 average AGI)
from Wyandotte County, KS  0.72% ($32,403)
from Douglas County, KS  0.32% ($35,909)


6.36% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($56,477 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.36%
Kansas average:

6.89%

0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($849 average AGI)
Johnson County:

0.06%
Kansas average:

0.08%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Jackson County, MO  1.12% ($43,111 average AGI)
to Wyandotte County, KS  0.65% ($29,660)
to Douglas County, KS  0.27% ($32,975)

Strongest AM radio stations in Lake Quivira:

  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KCSP (610 AM; 5 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KXTR (1660 AM; 10 kW; KANSAS CITY, KS; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KMBZ (980 AM; 5 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KCNW (1380 AM; 3 kW; FAIRWAY, KS; Owner: KANSAS CITY RADIO, INC.)
  • KKHK (1250 AM; 25 kW; KANSAS CITY, KS)
  • KCZZ (1480 AM; 1 kW; MISSION, KS; Owner: HMEB COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)
  • KCCV (760 AM; daytime; 6 kW; OVERLAND PARK, KS; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KCMO (710 AM; 10 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA KANSAS CITY PARTNERSHIP)
  • KCTE (1510 AM; daytime; 10 kW; INDEPENDENCE, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KPHN (1190 AM; 5 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KCKN (1340 AM; 1 kW; KANSAS CITY, KS; Owner: CARTER BROADCAST GROUP, INC.)
  • KKLO (1410 AM; 5 kW; LEAVENWORTH, KS; Owner: CHARA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Lake Quivira:

  • KFKF-FM (94.1 FM; KANSAS CITY, KS; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KZPL (97.3 FM; LEE'S SUMMIT, MO; Owner: UNION FIRST BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KCMO-FM (94.9 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA KANSAS CITY PARTNERSHIP)
  • KCCV-FM (92.3 FM; OLATHE, KS; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KQRC-FM (98.9 FM; LEAVENWORTH, KS; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KRBZ (96.5 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KYYS (99.7 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KMXV (93.3 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WDAF-FM (106.5 FM; LIBERTY, MO; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KPRS (103.3 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: CARTER BROADCAST GROUP, INC.)
  • KUDL (98.1 FM; KANSAS CITY, KS; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KSRC (102.1 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KBEQ-FM (104.3 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KCUR-FM (89.3 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: CURATORS OF UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI)
  • KLJC (88.5 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: CALVARY BIBLE COLLEGE)
  • KCFX (101.1 FM; HARRISONVILLE, MO; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA KANSAS CITY PARTNERSHIP)
  • KKFI (90.1 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: MID-COAST RADIO PROJECT, INC.)
  • KANU (91.5 FM; LAWRENCE, KS; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF KANSAS)
  • KMJK (107.3 FM; LEXINGTON, MO; Owner: ALLUR-KANSAS CITY, INC.)
  • KCHZ (95.7 FM; OTTAWA, KS; Owner: SYNCOM RADIO CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around Lake Quivira:

  • KCTV (Channel 5; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • KSHB-TV (Channel 41; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: SCRIPPS HOWARD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WDAF-TV (Channel 4; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: WDAF LICENSE, INC.)
  • KMBC-TV (Channel 9; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: KMBC HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KMCI (Channel 38; LAWRENCE, KS; Owner: SCRIPPS HOWARD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KPXE (Channel 50; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: PAXSON KANSAS CITY LICENSE, INC.)
  • KCWE (Channel 29; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: KCWE-TV, INC.)
  • KCPT (Channel 19; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: PUBLIC TELEVISION 19, INC.)
  • KSMO-TV (Channel 62; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: KSMO LICENSEE, INC.)
  • K35CT (Channel 35; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • K48FS (Channel 48; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • K26CR (Channel 26; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KTAJ (Channel 16; ST. JOSEPH, MO; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K27FR (Channel 27; OVERLAND PARK, KS; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF KANSAS)
  • KUJH-LP (Channel 14; LAWRENCE, KS; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF KANSAS)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Lat: 39.047639 Lon: -94.770306, Call Sign: WQJF458
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.487 MHz, 456.487 MHzGrant Date: 08/19/2008, Expiration Date: 08/19/2018, Certifier: Jeff WhiteRegistrant: Cara Enterprises Inc, Salt Lake City, UT 84117-0503, Phone: (801) 278-9728, Fax: (801) 278-7239, Email:
  • HOLIDAY DRIVE, 4700 Holiday Dr (Lat: 39.048167 Lon: -94.774194), Type: Pole, Structure height: 10 m, Overall height: 15 m, Call Sign: WQLZ563
    Assigned Frequencies: 458.975 MHz, 458.337 MHzGrant Date: 06/07/2010, Expiration Date: 06/07/2020, Certifier: John P O'NeillRegistrant: Stantec Consulting Services, Inc, 1700 Pacific Avenue, Suite 2340, Dallas, TX 75201, Phone: (214) 855-5511, Fax: (214) 855-5516, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

4
  • Call Sign: W0KZN, Licensee ID: L01068142, Grant Date: 10/12/2005, Expiration Date: 11/28/2015, Cancellation Date: 10/30/2005, Registrant: Jack G Botteron, 515 Terrace Trail East, Lake Quivira, KS 66217
  • Call Sign: WB0AAQ, Licensee ID: L00238810, Grant Date: 05/11/2010, Expiration Date: 06/12/2020, Registrant: Frederick I Van Artsdalen, 242 W Lakeshore, Lake Quivira, KS 66217
  • Call Sign: KD0DXY, Licensee ID: L01396809, Grant Date: 05/05/2008, Expiration Date: 05/05/2018, Certifier: David A Ferron, Registrant: David A Ferron, 410 Terrace Trail East, Lake Quivira, KS 66217
  • Call Sign: KD0ULF, Licensee ID: L01767903, Grant Date: 02/21/2013, Expiration Date: 02/21/2023, Certifier: Laura N Brown, Registrant: Laura N Brown, 125 Lakeshore Dr South, Lake Quivira, KS 66217

FAA Registered Aircraft:

5
  • Aircraft: PARSONS DAVID M RV-7A (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: MATTITUCK IO-360 (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3234J , Serial Number: 71505, Year manufactured: 2007, Airworthiness Date: 03/20/2007
    Registrant (Individual): Brett Mcneace, 325 Mojave West, Lake Quivira, KS 66217
  • Aircraft: PIPER J3C-65 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 67 mph), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 42390 , Serial Number: 14647, Airworthiness Date: 08/30/1955
    Registrant (Individual): Wendell Rone, 210 Glenview Ave W, Lake Quivira, KS 66217
  • Aircraft: CIRRUS DESIGN CORP SR22 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO-550 SERIES (300 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8144Z , Serial Number: 0700, Year manufactured: 2003, Airworthiness Date: 10/04/2003
    Registrant (Individual): Thomas W Brown, 308 Mojave, Lake Quivira, KS 66217
  • Aircraft: BEECH A36 (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 138 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO-550 SERIES (300 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8176M , Serial Number: E-2602, Year manufactured: 1991, Airworthiness Date: 03/07/1991
    Registrant (Individual): Reported Sale, 565 Lakeshore Dr E, Lake Quivira, KS 66217
  • Aircraft: BEECH A36 (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 138 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO 520 SERIES (285 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9128Q , Serial Number: E-247, Year manufactured: 1970, Airworthiness Date: 10/16/1970
    Registrant (Individual): Grant B Kelley, 565 Lakeshore Dr E, Lake Quivira, KS 66217

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED9$159,66315$259,67581$207,6521$164,7502$244,020
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$04$235,7950$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$96,8702$257,48014$243,6592$32,6751$69,720
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$126,9001$323,75012$200,1290$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$02$266,5700$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0523.01

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$233,2053$224,423
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$203,4100$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0523.01

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 4
  • Hazardous Condition: 1

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (88%)
  • Electricity (11%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
  • Wood (1%)

Lake Quivira compared to Kansas state average:

  • Median household income significantly above state average.
  • Median house value significantly above 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 significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.

Lake Quivira on our top lists:

  • #87 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people having professional degrees (population 500+)"
  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the best general health status score of residents (1-5), 3 years of data"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that visited a dentist within the past year"
  • #31 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #33 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #36 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that exercised in the past month"
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