Lansing, Kansas

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Population in 2014: 11,713 (95% urban, 5% rural). Population change since 2000: +27.3%
Males: 7,215  (61.6%)
Females: 4,498  (38.4%)
Median resident age:  32.9 years
Kansas median age:  36.0 years

Zip codes: 66043, 66048.

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Estimated median household income in 2013: $92,613 (it was $60,994 in 2000)
Lansing:

$92,613
KS:

$50,972

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $26,524 (it was $21,655 in 2000)

Lansing city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $165,942 (it was $106,900 in 2000)
Lansing:

$165,942
KS:

$129,700

Median gross rent in 2013: $1,170.

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  • Races in Lansing, KS (2013)

    Lansing races chart
    • 8,46173.5%White alone
    • 1,0359.0%Black alone
    • 8797.6%Two or more races
    • 5534.8%Hispanic
    • 4543.9%Asian alone
    • 1090.9%American Indian alone
    • 310.3%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Lansing: 87.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (22.2%), Irish (13.7%), English (6.8%), French (5.1%), United States (4.6%), Dutch (3.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1959

Elevation: 794 feet

Land area: 8.52 square miles.

Population density: 1,375 people per square mile   (low).

Lansing,KS real estate house value index trend

Lansing, Kansas map

For population 25 years and over in Lansing:

  • High school or higher: 91.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 30.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 12.3%
  • Unemployed: 1.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Lansing city:

  • Never married: 31.5%
  • Now married: 49.8%
  • Separated: 2.2%
  • Widowed: 4.0%
  • Divorced: 12.5%

277 residents are foreign born (1.6% Asia, 0.8% Europe, 0.5% Latin America).

This city:

3.0%
Kansas:

5.0%



According to our research of Kansas and other state lists there were 8 registered sex offenders living in Lansing, Kansas as of June 26, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Lansing to the number of sex offenders is 1,449 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,399 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,316 (1.8%)

Lansing satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Kansas City, KS (15.2 miles , pop. 146,866).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Kansas City, MO (21.6 miles , pop. 441,545).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (419.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Farley, MO (2.0 miles ), Leavenworth, KS (2.1 miles ), Basehor, KS (2.8 miles ), Platte City, MO (3.2 miles ), Tracy, MO (3.2 miles ), Weatherby Lake, MO (3.2 miles ), Weston, MO (3.4 miles ), Parkville, MO (3.4 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 33 buildings, average cost: $91,700
  • 1998: 54 buildings, average cost: $103,700
  • 1999: 71 buildings, average cost: $99,500
  • 2000: 56 buildings, average cost: $122,500
  • 2001: 45 buildings, average cost: $129,100
  • 2002: 87 buildings, average cost: $131,500
  • 2003: 78 buildings, average cost: $127,700
  • 2004: 74 buildings, average cost: $103,100
  • 2005: 104 buildings, average cost: $123,200
  • 2006: 50 buildings, average cost: $133,900
  • 2007: 28 buildings, average cost: $123,400
  • 2008: 24 buildings, average cost: $128,600
  • 2009: 25 buildings, average cost: $160,200
  • 2010: 11 buildings, average cost: $107,300
  • 2011: 20 buildings, average cost: $237,600
  • 2012: 16 buildings, average cost: $270,900
  • 2013: 19 buildings, average cost: $258,100
  • 2014: 20 buildings, average cost: $285,700

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 39.25 N, Longitude: 94.89 W

Nickname or alias (official or unofficial): City With a Future

Daytime population change due to commuting: -1,945 (-16.8%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 442 (9.9%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 816

Lansing household income distribution Lansing home values distribution

Crime rates in Lansing by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 010010100000
per 100,000 0.010.50.00.09.70.09.20.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 242312421223
per 100,000 21.541.919.829.69.718.437.018.28.817.517.125.6
Robberies 023122401210
per 100,000 0.020.929.89.919.418.437.00.08.817.58.60.0
Assaults 242627122529243229171830
per 100,000 258.3272.2268.0118.2243.0267.0221.9290.8255.8148.6154.0255.8
Burglaries 455345442145586741286329
per 100,000 484.2554.8446.6433.5204.2414.3536.3608.9361.6244.7539.0247.3
Thefts 16016518216215115614712458386187
per 100,000 1,721.71,727.21,806.31,595.91,468.01,436.31,359.21,127.0511.6332.1521.9741.9
Auto thefts 8102172529186922010
per 100,000 86.1104.7208.469.0243.0267.0166.454.579.417.5171.185.3
Arson 381421101111
per 100,000 32.383.79.939.419.49.29.20.08.88.78.68.5
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 288.2) 189.7246.0211.0159.3185.0192.9221.9175.1120.185.8126.8133.3

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Lansing detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 18 (17 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.45
Kansas average:

2.60
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.0%
Kansas:

3.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +2,057 (+28.8%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Public administration (19%)
  • Manufacturing (14%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Educational services (21%)
  • Public administration (15%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Manufacturing (4%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (11%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (28%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (13%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (5%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Lansing, Kansas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Lansing-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Kansas state average. It is 108% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/8/1966, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 3.6 miles away from the Lansing city center killed one person and injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 5/7/1961, a category F4 tornado 5.8 miles away from the city center injured 12 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Lansing-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 381.3 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 324.7 miles away from Lansing 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 333.1 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 353.8 miles away from the city 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 377.5 miles away from Lansing 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 316.7 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 Leavenworth County (17) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 12, Storms: 11, Tornadoes: 6, Winter Storms: 4, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Lansing topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Lansing:

  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER - LANSING (PO BOX 250)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Lansing:

  • SUNFLOWER HEALTH CARE INC (Hospital, about 3 miles away; LEAVENWORTH, KS)
  • SAINT JOHN HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 3 miles away; LEAVENWORTH, KS)
  • ST JOHN HOSPITAL SNF (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; LEAVENWORTH, KS)
  • LEAVENWORTH CO CONV INFIRMARY (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; LEAVENWORTH, KS)
  • BROADWAY HEIGHTS OF LEAVENWORTH COUNTY (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; LEAVENWORTH, KS)
  • COUNTRY CARE ON BROADWAY (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; LEAVENWORTH, KS)
  • CUSHING MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 5 miles away; LEAVENWORTH, KS)

Airports and heliports located in Lansing:

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Amtrak station near Lansing:

  • 20 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.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Lansing:

  • Kansas City Kansas Community College (about 12 miles; Kansas City, KS; Full-time enrollment: 4,718)
  • Grantham University (about 13 miles; Kansas City, MO; FT enrollment: 8,385)
  • Park University (about 13 miles; Parkville, MO; FT enrollment: 9,131)
  • Metropolitan Community College-Kansas City (about 21 miles; Kansas City, MO; FT enrollment: 12,834)
  • University of Missouri-Kansas City (about 23 miles; Kansas City, MO; FT enrollment: 10,544)
  • Rockhurst University (about 23 miles; Kansas City, MO; FT enrollment: 2,013)
  • Johnson County Community College (about 25 miles; Overland Park, KS; FT enrollment: 11,976)

Public high schools in Lansing:

  • LANSING HIGH 9-12 (Students: 776, Location: 220 LION LANE, Grades: 9-12)
  • LANSING CORRECTIONAL FACILITY (Location: 301 E KANSAS AVE, Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Lansing:

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Notable locations in Lansing: Leavenworth Country Club (A), Lansing Light Industrial Park (B), Lansing Business Center (C), Lansing Wastewater Treatment Plant (D), Lansing Police Department (E), Lansing Correctional Facility (F), Lansing Historical Museum (G), City of Lansing Administrative Offices (H), Lansing Community Library (I), Kansas Historical Museum (J), Twin Oaks Assisted Living Facility (K), Colonial Manor Nursing and Care Center (L), Twin Oaks Retirement Center (M), Leavenworth County Fire District 1 Station 1 (N), Lansing City Hall (O). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Lansing include: Saint Francis de Sales Church (A), Lansing Missionary Baptist Church (B), Lansing United Methodist Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Mount Calvary Cemetery (1), Mount Muncie Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotels: Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites (1200 Express Drive) (1), Econo Lodge (504 North Main Street) (2), Econo Lodge Lansing (504 North Main Street) (3). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Court: Lansing City - City Hall- Administration- Police Dept- Police Department- Municipal C (800 1st Terrace) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Leavenworth 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 106. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

106
U.S.:

75

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.467. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 3.0 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 3.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.4
U.S.:

6.4

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 4.02. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 3.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.02
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 31.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

31.7
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 28.7. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 16.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.7
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.96. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.96
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 8.5%
(7.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 19.2% for Black residents, 14.4% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.8 people
Kansas:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  78.5%
Whole state:  66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  3.9%
Whole state:  5.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households
2,342 people in state prisons in 2010
59 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010

People in group quarters in Lansing in 2000:

  • 2,324 people in state prisons
  • 74 people in nursing homes
  • 5 people in other noninstitutional group quarters

Lansing, Kansas environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Lansing (2011 data):

  • Commerce Bank: Lansing Main Branch at 111 4h Rd, branch established on 2008/09/15. Info updated 2011/07/07: Bank assets: $20,493.6 mil, Deposits: $16,805.3 mil, headquarters in Kansas City, MO, positive income, 206 total offices, Holding Company: Commerce Bancshares, Inc.
  • The Citizens National Bank: 601 North Main Street Branch at 601 North Main Street, branch established on 1966/08/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $176.3 mil, Deposits: $159.0 mil, headquarters in Greenleaf, KS, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 7 total offices, Holding Company: Padgett Agency, Inc.
  • Country Club Bank: Lansing Branch at 100 4 - H Road, branch established on 2007/02/01. Info updated 2011/11/18: Bank assets: $1,042.5 mil, Deposits: $860.6 mil, headquarters in Kansas City, MO, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 26 total offices, Holding Company: Ccb Financial Corporation
  • Exchange National Bank & Trust Co.: Lansing Branch - Towne Centre Branch at 399 Centre Drive, branch established on 2007/08/06. Info updated 2011/06/13: Bank assets: $330.5 mil, Deposits: $286.5 mil, headquarters in Atchison, KS, positive income, 10 total offices, Holding Company: Exchange Bankshares Corporation Of Kansas

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.8
Kansas average:

11.3

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

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Religion statistics for Lansing city (based on Leavenworth County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic9,3217
Evangelical Protestant7,95344
Mainline Protestant5,09419
Other1,8698
Black Protestant5794
None51,411-
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: 6
Leavenworth County:

0.82 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

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

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

0.51 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 24
Leavenworth County:

3.26 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.84 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 32
Here:

4.35 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.8%
Kansas:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Leavenworth County:

27.8%
Kansas:

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

13.9%
State:

13.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Lansing:

50.4%
Kansas:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

48.2%
Kansas:

45.1%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.4
Kansas:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Lansing:

18.9%
State:

21.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Lansing:

8.1%
State:

10.6%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Lansing:

6.8
Kansas:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

31.6%
Kansas:

33.6%

General health condition:
Lansing:

58.9%
Kansas:

55.2%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

81.4%
Kansas:

78.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Lansing, KS Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 3$12,062$48,2480$0
Other Government Administration 1$6,066$72,7929$2,248
Police Protection - Officers 16$68,131$51,0981$3,173
Police - Other 1$2,883$34,5960$0
Streets and Highways 7$23,342$40,0150$0
Sewerage 6$23,867$47,7340$0
Parks and Recreation 6$20,885$41,7700$0
Local Libraries 2$6,469$38,8141$1,552
Other and Unallocable 14$56,236$48,2021$1,634
Totals for Government 56$219,941$47,13012$8,607

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

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $648,000 ($55.32)
    General - Other: $596,000 ($50.88)
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $1,034,000 ($88.28)
    Police Protection: $657,000 ($56.09)
    Sewerage: $558,000 ($47.64)
    Central Staff Services: $472,000 ($40.30)
    Parks and Recreation: $456,000 ($38.93)
    Regular Highways: $402,000 ($34.32)
    Solid Waste Management: $185,000 ($15.79)
    Housing and Community Development: $127,000 ($10.84)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $98,000 ($8.37)
    Libraries: $68,000 ($5.81)
    General Public Buildings: $31,000 ($2.65)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $706,000 ($60.27)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff Services: $195,000 ($16.65)
    Regular Highways: $137,000 ($11.70)
    Police Protection: $94,000 ($8.03)
    General - Other: $89,000 ($7.60)
    Parks and Recreation: $84,000 ($7.17)
    Solid Waste Management: $27,000 ($2.31)
    Libraries: $12,000 ($1.02)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $4,000 ($0.34)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,706,000 ($145.65)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $949,000 ($81.02)
    Solid Waste Management: $204,000 ($17.42)
    All Other: $99,000 ($8.45)
    Parks and Recreation: $79,000 ($6.74)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $23,000 ($1.96)
    Highways: $9,000 ($0.77)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $626,000 ($53.44)
    Highways: $26,000 ($2.22)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $442,000 ($37.74)
    Interest Earnings: $126,000 ($10.76)
    General Revenue, NEC: $45,000 ($3.84)
    Donations From Private Sources: $6,000 ($0.51)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $293,000 ($25.01)
    Housing and Community Development: $127,000 ($10.84)
    General Local Government Support: $30,000 ($2.56)
    All Other: $22,000 ($1.88)
  • Tax - Property: $2,181,000 ($186.20)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $778,000 ($66.42)
    Public Utilities Sales: $310,000 ($26.47)
    Other License: $139,000 ($11.87)
    Other Selective Sales: $29,000 ($2.48)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $22,845,000 ($1950.40)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $19,646,000 ($1677.28)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,365,000 ($458.04)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,166,000 ($184.92)

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

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,313,000 ($112.10)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $4,182,000 ($357.04)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,241,000 ($105.95)

10.64% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($48,869 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.64%
Kansas average:

6.43%

0.63% of residents moved from foreign countries ($3,579 average AGI)
Leavenworth County:

0.63%
Kansas average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Johnson County, KS  0.87% ($47,610 average AGI)
from Wyandotte County, KS  0.76% ($34,168)
from Douglas County, KS  0.34% ($37,407)


10.66% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($51,917 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.66%
Kansas average:

6.89%

0.66% of residents moved to foreign countries ($4,183 average AGI)
Leavenworth County:

0.66%
Kansas average:

0.08%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Johnson County, KS  0.94% ($49,096 average AGI)
to Wyandotte County, KS  0.79% ($33,952)
to Douglas County, KS  0.48% ($27,898)

Strongest AM radio stations in Lansing:

  • KKLO (1410 AM; 5 kW; LEAVENWORTH, KS; Owner: CHARA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KKHK (1250 AM; 25 kW; KANSAS CITY, KS)
  • KCMO (710 AM; 10 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA KANSAS CITY PARTNERSHIP)
  • 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)
  • KCCV (760 AM; daytime; 6 kW; OVERLAND PARK, KS; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KMBZ (980 AM; 5 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KCTE (1510 AM; daytime; 10 kW; INDEPENDENCE, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KPHN (1190 AM; 5 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KCNW (1380 AM; 3 kW; FAIRWAY, KS; Owner: KANSAS CITY RADIO, INC.)
  • KFEQ (680 AM; 5 kW; ST. JOSEPH, MO; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC.)
  • KCKN (1340 AM; 1 kW; KANSAS CITY, KS; Owner: CARTER BROADCAST GROUP, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Lansing:

  • 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)
  • WDAF-FM (106.5 FM; LIBERTY, MO; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KSRC (102.1 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KUDL (98.1 FM; KANSAS CITY, KS; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • 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.)
  • KBEQ-FM (104.3 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KPRS (103.3 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: CARTER BROADCAST GROUP, 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)
  • KKJO-FM (105.5 FM; ST. JOSEPH, MO; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC)
  • KCCV-FM (92.3 FM; OLATHE, KS; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KANU (91.5 FM; LAWRENCE, KS; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF KANSAS)
  • KCFX (101.1 FM; HARRISONVILLE, MO; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA KANSAS CITY PARTNERSHIP)
  • KLZR (105.9 FM; LAWRENCE, KS; Owner: ZIMMER RADIO OF MID-MISSOURI, INC)
  • KKFI (90.1 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: MID-COAST RADIO PROJECT, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Lansing:

  • KCTV (Channel 5; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • KMBC-TV (Channel 9; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: KMBC HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KSHB-TV (Channel 41; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: SCRIPPS HOWARD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WDAF-TV (Channel 4; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: WDAF 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.)
  • KPXE (Channel 50; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: PAXSON KANSAS CITY LICENSE, INC.)
  • KMCI (Channel 38; LAWRENCE, KS; Owner: SCRIPPS HOWARD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KTAJ (Channel 16; ST. JOSEPH, MO; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K48FS (Channel 48; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • K35CT (Channel 35; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • K26CR (Channel 26; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
Lansing fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Lansing fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 14Number of bridges
  • 42m138ftTotal length
  • $1,779,000Total costs
  • 76,331Total average daily traffic
  • 3,527Total average daily truck traffic
  • 90,725Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 11920-1929
  • 21950-1959
  • 11960-1969
  • 31970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 52000-2009
  • 12010-2015
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Lansing, KS

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Lansing)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • Main & Kansas Ave (Lat: 39.253889 Lon: -94.889417), Type: Tank, Structure height: 71 m, Call Sign: KNEJ566, Licensee ID: L00001782
    Assigned Frequencies: 44.9400 MHz, 44.9800 MHzGrant Date: 03/01/2000, Expiration Date: 05/16/2005, Cancellation Date: 02/22/2002, Certifier: Craig SrnaRegistrant: State Of Kansas, 900 Sw Jackson Rm 751s, Topeka, KS 66612-1220, Phone: (913) 727-3235
  • Lat: 39.243889 Lon: -94.895528, Call Sign: WPGJ830
    Assigned Frequencies: 461.862 MHz, 461.812 MHz, 464.787 MHz, 463.812 MHzGrant Date: 11/11/2014, Expiration Date: 01/31/2025Registrant: Midwest Mobile Radio Service, 812 S 10th Street, St. Joseph, MO 64501, Phone: (816) 279-2065, Fax: (816) 233-8862, Email:
  • Lat: 39.251194 Lon: -94.908611, Call Sign: WQNA702
    Assigned Frequencies: 72.2600 MHzGrant Date: 11/24/2010, Expiration Date: 11/24/2020, Certifier: Dan WesselRegistrant: Primex Wireless, Inc., 965 Wells Street, Lake Geneva, WI 53147, Phone: (800) 537-0464

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

6
  • STATION, Kansas State Penitentiary Water Treatment Plant (Lat: 39.252500 Lon: -94.875778), Structure height: 6.1 m, Overall height: 9.4 m, Call Sign: WNER490
    Assigned Frequencies: 952.037 MHz, 928.037 MHzGrant Date: 05/07/1992, Expiration Date: 05/07/1997, Cancellation Date: 03/10/1997Registrant: Phone: (913) 727-3235
  • LANSING, Lat: 39.256000 Lon: -94.900111, Call Sign: WQGP337
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.343 MHzGrant Date: 03/14/2007, Expiration Date: 03/14/2017, Certifier: Michelle RedfordRegistrant: Sensus, 450 N Gallatin Ave, Uniontown, PA 15401, Phone: (800) 638-3748, Fax: (800) 888-2403, Email:
  • Lansing KS 6, 200 W. Kay Street (Lat: 39.245167 Lon: -94.908194), Type: Pole, Structure height: 45.4 m, Overall height: 47.9 m, Call Sign: WQID765
    Assigned Frequencies: 10795.0 MHzGrant Date: 01/14/2008, Expiration Date: 01/14/2018, Cancellation Date: 07/14/2009, Certifier: William ChastainRegistrant: Radio Dynamics Corporation, Silver Spring, MD 20914, Phone: (301) 493-5171, Fax: (301) 576-4553, Email:
  • KS00169, Lat: 39.231694 Lon: -94.970583, Type: Tank, Structure height: 40 m, Call Sign: WQMJ533
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 08/24/2010, Expiration Date: 08/24/2020, Certifier: Garrett R WisemanRegistrant: Mercury Wireless, 2825 Se California Suite B, Topeka, KS 66605, Phone: (800) 354-4915, Email:
  • KS00169, Lat: 39.231694 Lon: -94.970583, Type: Tank, Structure height: 40 m, Call Sign: WQMJ533
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 08/24/2010, Expiration Date: 08/24/2020, Certifier: Garrett R WisemanRegistrant: Mercury Wireless, 2825 Se California Suite B, Topeka, KS 66605, Phone: (800) 354-4915, Email:
  • KS00169, Lat: 39.231694 Lon: -94.970583, Type: Tank, Structure height: 40 m, Call Sign: WQMJ533
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 08/24/2010, Expiration Date: 08/24/2020, Certifier: Garrett R WisemanRegistrant: Mercury Wireless, 2825 Se California Suite B, Topeka, KS 66605, Phone: (800) 354-4915, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

70 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Lansing)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

7
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28R-200 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING I0360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 101JK , Serial Number: 28R-7335243, Year manufactured: 1973, Airworthiness Date: 04/20/1973
    Registrant (Individual): Dean E Karas, 334 Sage Rd, Lansing, KS 66043
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172H (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2402L , Serial Number: 17255602, Year manufactured: 1966, Airworthiness Date: 12/16/1966
    Registrant (Individual): Michael N Lehman, 210 Southfork Rd, Lansing, KS 66043
  • Aircraft: MOONEY M-20G (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 127 mph), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 333WJ , Serial Number: 680053, Year manufactured: 1968, Airworthiness Date: 01/29/1968
    Registrant (Individual): Neal Kite, 227 Oakridge St, Lansing, KS 66043
  • Aircraft: BALLOON WORKS FIREFLY 7 (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 63 mph), Engine: None
    N-Number: 3696D , Serial Number: F7-196
    Registrant (Individual): Jerry R Cook, 116 Ralph Dr, Lansing, KS 66043
  • Aircraft: GIVENS JEFFERY N NIEUPORT II (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: VOLKSWAGEN CONVERSION (36 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 420VG , Serial Number: 001, Year manufactured: 2012, Airworthiness Date: 09/05/2012
    Registrant (Individual): Jeffery N Givens, 229 Carriage Crossing, Lansing, KS 66043
  • Aircraft: KNIGHT GARY L AA NIEUPORT 28 (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: VOLKSWAGEN CONVERSION (36 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6170 , Serial Number: 001, Year manufactured: 2016, Airworthiness Date: 02/22/2016
    Registrant (Individual): Gary L Knight, 600 Bittersweet Rd, Lansing, KS 66043
  • Aircraft: BELLANCA 7ECA (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-235 SERIES (115 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8758V , Serial Number: 1106-75, Year manufactured: 1975, Airworthiness Date: 07/22/1975
    Registrant (Individual): Pending Registration, 100 E Kansas St Ste H201, Lansing, KS 66043

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
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 ORIGINATED28$198,16913$169,60189$168,79910$71,2548$145,041
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$59,8106$167,3121$8,9300$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$284,5602$174,47017$168,3153$12,3371$176,180
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$228,4301$88,12015$167,1210$01$180,310
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$04$154,6401$33,3000$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0711.01 , 0711.02

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED3$197,2935$173,794
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$181,2701$79,750
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$188,5901$300,080
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$133,840
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0711.01 , 0711.02

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

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

LANSING CORRECTIONAL FACILITY (Population served: 3,500, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2011, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-05-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-05-2012), St Public Notif received (MAY-25-2012)
  • One minor monitoring violation

Drinking water stations with addresses in Lansing that have no violations reported:

  • LAN DEL WATER DISTRICT (Population served: 7,302, Primary Water Source Type: Purch surface water)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 60
  • Hazardous Condition: 51
  • Service Call: 14
  • Good Intent Call: 8

Incident types - Lansing

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Lansing, KS

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Lansing, Kansas:

  • Econo Lodge, 504 N Main St, Lansing, Kansas 66043 , Phone: (913) 727-2777, Fax: (913) 727-2777
  • Holiday Inn Express, 120 Expy Dr, Lansing, Kansas 66043 , Phone: (913) 250-1000, Fax: (913) 250-0206
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in Lansing, Kansas
Most common first names in Lansing, KS among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John3975.1 years
Mary3777.4 years
William2775.9 years
James2469.4 years
Charles2270.0 years
Dorothy1879.1 years
George1775.8 years
Robert1570.1 years
Helen1579.1 years
Frank1274.6 years
Most common last names in Lansing, KS among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith1067.2 years
Johnson878.5 years
Jones875.1 years
Harris880.0 years
Brown874.5 years
Martin766.8 years
Wilson776.7 years
Jackson678.8 years
Robinson677.7 years
Taylor677.8 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (77%)
  • Electricity (17%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (4%)
  • Other fuel (1%)
  • No fuel used (1%)
Businesses in Lansing, KS
NameCountNameCount
ALDI1Holiday Inn1
Arby's1IHOP1
Burger King1Pizza Hut1
Cricket Wireless1Popeyes1
Dairy Queen1SAS Shoes1
Econo Lodge1SONIC Drive-In1
FedEx2UPS1

Lansing compared to Kansas state average:

  • Median household income above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above 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 significantly below state average.
  • House age below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Lansing on our top lists:

  • #66 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest number of thefts per 100,000 residents (population 5,000+)"
  • #87 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in state prisons (population 1,000+)"
  • #94 on the list of "Top 100 cities with the largest percentage of males (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that drank alcohol in the past 30 days"
  • #18 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating to foreign countries in 2011"
  • #25 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011"
  • #41 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating to other counties in 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #55 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating from other counties between 2010 and 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"
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