U.S. Cities - City-Data Homepage  
Latham, Kansas forum City-Data.com Homepage

Latham, Kansas



Jump to a detailed profile or search
site with Google Custom Search

Back to Latham, KS housing info, Butler County, Kansas, KS smaller cities, KS small cities, All Cities.


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 2012: 138 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -15.9%
 

Males: 86  (62.4%)
Females: 52  (37.6%)

Median resident age:  43.3 years
Kansas median age:  32.8 years

Zip code: 67072

Estimated median household income in 2012: $44,190 (it was $35,417 in 2000)
Latham:

$44,190
KS:

$50,241
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $17,150

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $25,944 (it was $30,800 in 2000)
Latham:

$25,944
KS:

$130,100
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $37,614; Detached houses: $39,343; Mobile homes: $24,934

Median gross rent in 2012: $450.

Recent home sales, real estate maps, and home value estimator for zip code 67072

Latham, KS residents, houses, and apartments details

Business Search - 14 Million verified businesses
Search for: near:  
Options
X
Data:
Loading data...
Based on 2000-2011 data
Loading data...

123
Hide US histogram
Latham races chart
  • White alone - 132 (95.0%)
  • Hispanic - 3 (2.2%)
  • American Indian alone - 2 (1.4%)
  • Two or more races - 2 (1.4%)

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Latham: 80.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Latham, KS forum
Discuss Latham, Kansas on our local forum with over 1,500,000 registered users

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

Ancestries: German (22.4%), Irish (6.8%), United States (6.8%), French (5.0%), Polish (4.3%), Russian (4.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1470 feet

Land area: 0.24 square miles.

Population density: 575 people per square mile 
 
 (low).




Recent Home Sales
Address:
City

State
Zip
Min Price (optional)

Max Price (optional)
Prioritization:



Latham, Kansas map

For population 25 years and over in Latham:

  • High school or higher: 79.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 1.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 38.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Latham city:

  • Never married: 18.3%
  • Now married: 51.9%
  • Separated: 6.7%
  • Widowed: 4.8%
  • Divorced: 18.3%

2 residents are foreign born

This city:  1.2%
Kansas:  5.9%



According to our research of Kansas and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Latham, Kansas as of May 22, 2013.
The ratio of number of residents in Latham to the number of sex offenders is 138 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $667 (2.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $650 (2.7%)

Latham satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Wichita, KS (39.5 miles , pop. 344,284).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (327.7 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Atlanta, KS (3.1 miles ), Leon, KS (3.6 miles ), Cambridge, KS (3.9 miles) , Burden, KS (4.1 miles ), Grenola, KS (4.1 miles ), Rosalia, KS (4.4 miles) , Douglass, KS (4.5 miles ), Howard, KS (4.6 miles ).

Latitude: 37.54 N, Longitude: 96.64 W

Area code: 620

Latham household income distribution Latham home values distribution

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

6.8%
Kansas:

6.1%

Unemployment by year (%)


Population change in the 1990s: +3 (+1.9%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (28%)
  • Construction (21%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (9%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Retail trade (40%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (20%)
  • Educational services (20%)
  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (20%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8%)
  • Agricultural workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Carpenters (6%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (4%)
  • Mathematical science occupations (4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (16%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (13%)
  • Bus drivers (13%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (11%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (8%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (5%)
  • Drafters, engineering, and mapping technicians (5%)


Average climate in Latham, Kansas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Back to the top

Tornado activity:

Latham-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Kansas state average. It is 175% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/25/1955, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 8.4 miles away from the Latham city center killed 80 people and injured 273 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 4/26/1991, a category F5 tornado 28.1 miles away from the city center killed 17 people and injured 225 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Latham-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Kansas state average. It is 97% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/30/1998 at 17:41:22, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, 3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 73.3 miles away from the city center
On 7/24/2001 at 14:02:35, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 22.7 miles away from Latham center
On 1/24/1991 at 05:00:26, a magnitude 3.0 (2.9 LG, 3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 87.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Butler County (20) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 18
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 12, Storms: 12, Tornadoes: 7, Winter Storms: 4, Winds: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Snow: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Latham topographic map

Birthplace of: Paul A. Hodgson - Army officer.


Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Latham:

  • Butler Community College (about 24 miles; El Dorado, KS; Full-time enrollment: 4,200)
  • Wichita State University (about 39 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 9,428)
  • Cowley County Community College (about 40 miles; Arkansas City, KS; FT enrollment: 2,028)
  • Emporia State University (about 66 miles; Emporia, KS; FT enrollment: 4,068)
  • Northern Oklahoma College (about 70 miles; Tonkawa, OK; FT enrollment: 2,664)
  • Hutchinson Community College (about 80 miles; Hutchinson, KS; FT enrollment: 2,415)
  • Oklahoma State University-Main Campus (about 101 miles; Stillwater, OK; FT enrollment: 17,377)

Click to draw/clear city borders

Notable location: Butler County Fire District 6 Latham (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Church in Latham: Latham United Methodist Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

 
Butler 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 Latham and their reported violations in the past:

LATHAM, CITY OF (Population served: 164, Purch_surface_water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - Between OCT-19-1999 and FEB-29-2000, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (FEB-29-2000)
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - Between JUL-01-1993 and JAN-13-1994, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JAN-13-1994)
  • One minor monitoring violation

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 19.5%
(15.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 66.7% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This city:  2.3 people
Kansas:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  59.0%
Whole state:  66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  13.1%
Whole state:  5.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Latham, KS

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


Back to the top

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Latham travel time to work - commute


Latham mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (52%)
  • Electricity (20%)
  • Wood (20%)
  • Utility gas (8%)

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 Latham city (based on Butler County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 48.82%
Here48.8%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchAmerican Baptist Churches in the USASouthern Baptist ConventionChristian Church (Disciples of Christ)
Adherents22.7%15.2%14.5%14.0%8.9%
Congregations3.7%17.3%9.9%12.3%6.2%
NameChurch of God (Anderson, Indiana)Christian Churches and Churches of ChristLutheran ChurchAssemblies of GodOther
Adherents3.2%2.8%2.4%2.3%13.9%
Congregations2.5%6.2%3.7%4.9%33.3%
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: 7
Butler County:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.96 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
This county:

0.32 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

0.51 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 21
Butler County:

3.34 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

3.84 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 33
Here:

5.25 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

7.33 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

8.8%
Kansas:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Butler County:

28.5%
State:

27.9%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Butler County:

9.3%
State:

13.4%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
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$100
Other Government Administration 0$0 1$450
Streets and Highways 0$0 1$501
Totals for Government 0$0 3$1,051

Latham government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $20,000 ($144.93)
    Financial Administration: $15,000 ($108.70)
    Solid Waste Management: $8,000 ($57.97)
    Regular Highways: $6,000 ($43.48)
    Sewerage: $3,000 ($21.74)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $35,000 ($253.62)
    Water Utilities: $17,000 ($123.19)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $9,000 ($65.22)

Latham government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $7,000 ($50.72)
    Sewerage: $5,000 ($36.23)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $2,000 ($14.49)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $24,000 ($173.91)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $6,000 ($43.48)
    General Support: $3,000 ($21.74)
  • Tax - Property: $23,000 ($166.67)
    Public Utilities: $2,000 ($14.49)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $92,000 ($666.67)

7.93% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($49,526 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.93%
Kansas average:

7.39%

0.08% of residents moved from foreign countries ($341 average AGI)
Butler County:

0.08%
Kansas average:

0.18%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Sedgwick County, KS  3.79% ($51,024 average AGI)
from Sumner County, KS  0.18% ($28,026)
from Cowley County, KS  0.17% ($34,027)


8.01% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($39,023 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.01%
Kansas average:

7.67%

0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($250 average AGI)
Butler County:

0.07%
Kansas average:

0.08%


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Sedgwick County, KS  3.76% ($35,572 average AGI)
to Cowley County, KS  0.18% ($32,842)
to Johnson County, KS  0.17% ($39,108)

Strongest AM radio stations in Latham:

  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KFTI (1070 AM; 10 kW; WICHITA, KS; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KFH (1330 AM; 5 kW; WICHITA, KS; Owner: ENTERCOM WICHITA LICENSE, LLC)
  • KGGF (690 AM; 10 kW; COFFEYVILLE, KS; Owner: KGGF-KUSN, INC.)
  • KQAM (1480 AM; 5 kW; WICHITA, KS; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KMYR (1410 AM; 5 kW; WICHITA, KS; Owner: AGAPE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KTBZ (1430 AM; 25 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KAHS (1360 AM; 1 kW; EL DORADO, KS; Owner: REUNION BROADCASTING L.L.C.)
  • KMUS (1380 AM; 20 kW; MUSKOGEE, OK; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KOMA (1520 AM; 50 kW; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • KKOW (860 AM; 10 kW; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: AMERICAN MEDIA INVESTMENTS)

Strongest FM radio stations in Latham:

  • KYQQ (106.5 FM; ARKANSAS CITY, KS; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KBDD (91.9 FM; WINFILED, KS; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KTLI (99.1 FM; EL DORADO, KS; Owner: ADONAI RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KEYN-FM (103.7 FM; WICHITA, KS; Owner: ENTERCOM WICHITA LICENSE, LLC)
  • KFXJ (104.5 FM; AUGUSTA, KS; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KSJM (107.9 FM; WINFIELD, KS; Owner: SHERMAN BROADCAST GROUP INC.)


FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1
  • (Latham) 15329 Se Grant Street (Lat: 37.603639 Lon: -96.679750), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 54.9 m, Overall height: 59.4 m, Call Sign: KNKA357
    Assigned Frequencies: 869.040 MHz, 869.040 MHz, 869.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 845.010 MHz, 845.010 MHz, 845.010 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/22/2006, Expiration Date: 02/09/2016, Certifier: Brian D Kidney
    Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

2
  • Chris Davis, 16,675 Se Cole Creek Road (Lat: 37.578861 Lon: -96.771556), Type: 126.4, Overall height: 126.4 m
    Registrant: 7173340910, Kayorndorff@embarqmail.Com, 517 SACHS ROAD
  • David J Blaha, 16,675 Se Cole Creek Road (Lat: 37.578861 Lon: -96.771556), Type: 126.4, Overall height: 126.4 m
    Registrant: 7173340910, Kayorndorff@embarqmail.Com, 517 SACHS ROAD

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 170A (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C145 SERIES (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5710C , Serial Number: 19664, Year manufactured: 1950, Airworthiness Date: 03/05/1969
    Registrant (Partnership): Company Tagro, Rt 1 Box 91, Latham, KS 67072
  • Aircraft: PIPER J3C-65 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 67 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 88413 , Serial Number: 16031, Year manufactured: 1946
    Registrant (Individual): Garnett E Tate, , Latham, KS 67072


2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 18

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Latham, KS
Cost of Living Calculator

Back to Latham, KS housing info, Butler County, Kansas, KS smaller cities, KS small cities, All Cities.

 

Back to the top




Recent home sales and price trends information powered by Onboard Informatics
© 2013 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 © 2003-2014 Advameg, Inc.