Lawrence, Kansas

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Population in 2013: 90,811 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +13.4%
 
Males: 44,265  (48.7%)
Females: 46,546  (51.3%)
Median resident age:  29.0 years
Kansas median age:  36.0 years

Zip codes: 66044, 66045, 66046, 66047, 66049.

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Estimated median household income in 2013: $50,150 (it was $34,669 in 2000)
Lawrence:

$50,150
KS:

$50,972

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $26,959 (it was $19,378 in 2000)

Lawrence city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $181,300 (it was $112,800 in 2000)
Lawrence:

$181,300
KS:

$129,700

Median gross rent in 2013: $831.

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  • Races in Lawrence, KS (2013)

    Lawrence races chart
    • 72,51678.2%White alone
    • 5,8776.3%Hispanic
    • 4,6065.0%Asian alone
    • 4,1914.5%Black alone
    • 3,2893.5%Two or more races
    • 2,1662.3%American Indian alone
    • 850.09%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Lawrence: 88.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (24.7%), Irish (12.1%), English (9.3%), United States (3.5%), French (2.6%), Scottish (2.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1858

Elevation: 850 feet

Land area: 28.1 square miles.

Population density: 3,230 people per square mile   (average).

Lawrence,KS real estate house value index trend

Lawrence, Kansas map

For population 25 years and over in Lawrence:

  • High school or higher: 95.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 53.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 27.4%
  • Unemployed: 5.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Lawrence city:

  • Never married: 53.2%
  • Now married: 34.5%
  • Separated: 0.4%
  • Widowed: 3.1%
  • Divorced: 8.8%

4,964 residents are foreign born (3.6% Asia, 1.1% Europe, 0.9% Latin America).

This city:

6.2%
Kansas:

5.0%



According to our research of Kansas and other state lists there were 93 registered sex offenders living in Lawrence, Kansas as of August 02, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Lawrence to the number of sex offenders is 962 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: $2,237 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,710 (1.3%)

Lawrence satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Kansas City, MO (38.4 miles , pop. 441,545).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (434.7 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Eudora, KS (2.9 miles ), Lecompton, KS (3.1 miles ), Perry, KS (3.3 miles ), Linwood, KS (3.5 miles ), Baldwin City, KS (3.6 miles ), Tonganoxie, KS (3.7 miles ), De Soto, KS (4.0 miles ), McLouth, KS (4.1 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 346 buildings, average cost: $112,800
  • 1998: 362 buildings, average cost: $132,400
  • 1999: 392 buildings, average cost: $134,000
  • 2000: 305 buildings, average cost: $136,500
  • 2001: 305 buildings, average cost: $143,800
  • 2002: 261 buildings, average cost: $152,300
  • 2003: 308 buildings, average cost: $164,500
  • 2004: 317 buildings, average cost: $153,900
  • 2005: 307 buildings, average cost: $164,000
  • 2006: 312 buildings, average cost: $161,500
  • 2007: 186 buildings, average cost: $178,300
  • 2008: 124 buildings, average cost: $211,900
  • 2009: 157 buildings, average cost: $162,300
  • 2010: 163 buildings, average cost: $189,000
  • 2011: 102 buildings, average cost: $231,800
  • 2012: 129 buildings, average cost: $238,800

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 38.96 N, Longitude: 95.25 W

Nickname or alias (official or unofficial): River City

Daytime population change due to commuting: -1,232 (-1.3%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 37,353 (75.9%)

Area code: 785

Lawrence household income distribution Lawrence home values distribution

Crime rates in Lawrence by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 232230400001
per 100,000 2.53.72.42.43.60.04.40.00.00.00.01.1
Rapes 323747304848405740335250
per 100,000 39.545.257.036.558.353.343.962.242.637.458.355.5
Robberies 435964417963787661375374
per 100,000 53.172.177.649.995.970.085.682.964.942.059.482.2
Assaults 244266254203370298290291312265265213
per 100,000 301.5325.1307.9247.1449.1330.9318.4317.3332.1300.5297.2236.6
Burglaries 668810664545603550801683522502604493
per 100,000 825.5989.8805.0663.4731.8610.8879.4744.8555.6569.2677.3547.6
Thefts 2,7753,2223,3292,7974,1064,2833,6563,5513,1633,0983,1902,959
per 100,000 3,429.53,937.34,036.03,404.84,983.44,756.64,013.73,872.33,366.93,512.53,577.03,286.5
Auto thefts 175173220151205197199156156193203173
per 100,000 216.3211.4266.7183.8248.8218.8218.5170.1166.1218.8227.6192.1
Arson 1281961323262021142619
per 100,000 14.89.823.07.315.825.528.521.822.415.929.221.1
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 291.7) 311.7358.4359.0283.6424.7364.7357.5343.9294.2288.1318.9291.3

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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 Lawrence detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 178 (145 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.61
Kansas average:

2.64
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.0%
Kansas:

5.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +14,148 (+21.5%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Health care and social assistance (11%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Educational services (27%)
  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Education, training, and library occupations (13%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (18%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (16%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Lawrence, Kansas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Lawrence-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 F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 19.4 miles away from the Lawrence city center killed 16 people and injured 450 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 5/22/1952, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 2.3 miles away from the city center injured 3 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Lawrence-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Kansas state average. It is 72% 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 399.1 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 335.1 miles away from Lawrence 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 340.0 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 355.3 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 309.7 miles away from Lawrence center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 311.3 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 Douglas County (17) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 12, Storms: 12, Tornadoes: 9, Winter Storms: 3, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Lawrence topographic map

Birthplace of: Walter Rheinschild - Football player and coach, Danny Carey - Musician, Erin Brockovich - Environmental activist, Ralph Houk - Baseball player and coach, Alvan Adams - Basketball player, Clarence W. Wigington - Architect, Delbert Mann - Film director, Dorothy Canfield Fisher - Children's writer, George L. Brown - Politician, John Hadl - Football player.

Hospitals in Lawrence:

  • LAWRENCE MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (Government - Local, provides emergency services, 325 MAINE STREET)
  • PONDEROSA HOUSE (1205 E 26TH STREET)
  • SOUTHERN CARE LAWRENCE (1440 WAKARUSA STREET SUITE 900)

Dialysis Facilities in Lawrence:

  • KANSAS DIALYSIS SERVICES - LAWRENCE (330 ARKANSAS ST. #100)

Home Health Centers in Lawrence:

  • DOUGLAS COUNTY VNA (200 MAINE STE C)

Nursing Homes in Lawrence:

  • BRANDON WOODS (1501 INVERNESS DR)
  • BRANDON WOODS AT ALVAMAR (1501 INVERNESS DR)
  • CEDAR WOOD LIVING CENTER (205 N MICHIGAN)
  • COLONIAL MANOR OF LAWRENCE (3015 WEST 31ST STREET)
  • LAKE VIEW MANOR (3015 W 31 ST)
  • LAWRENCE PRESBYTERIAN MANOR (1429 KASOLD DR)
  • PIONEER RIDGE RETIREMENT COMMUNITY (4851 HARVARD)
  • SOUTHWINDS REHAB AND CARE CENTER (1800 W 27TH ST)
  • STERLING HEIGHTS (1800 W 27TH STREET)
  • VALLEY VIEW CARE HOME (2518 RIDGE CT)

Airports and heliports located in Lawrence:

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Amtrak station:

LAWRENCE (413 E. 7TH ST.) . Services: partially wheelchair accessible, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/Universities in Lawrence:

  • University of Kansas (Full-time enrollment: 22,788; Location: Strong Hall, 1450 Jayhawk Blvd, Room 230; Public; Website: www.ku.edu; Offers Doctor's degree)
  • Haskell Indian Nations University (FT enrollment: 729; Location: 155 Indian Ave; Public; Website: www.haskell.edu)
  • Pinnacle Career Institute-Lawrence (FT enrollment: 97; Location: 1601 W 23rd Street, Suite 200; Private, for-profit; Website: www.pcitraining.edu)
  • Z Hair Academy (FT enrollment: 40; Location: 2429 Iowa St Ste E; Private, for-profit; Website: www.zhairacademy.com/)
  • WellSpring School of Allied Health-Lawrence (FT enrollment: 23; Location: 947 New Hampshire; Private, for-profit; Website: www.wellspring.edu/mtti-wellspring-kansas-city-campus)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Lawrence:

  • Baker University (about 14 miles; Baldwin City, KS; Full-time enrollment: 2,752)
  • Washburn University (about 25 miles; Topeka, KS; FT enrollment: 5,092)
  • MidAmerica Nazarene University (about 27 miles; Olathe, KS; FT enrollment: 2,158)
  • Johnson County Community College (about 29 miles; Overland Park, KS; FT enrollment: 11,976)
  • Kansas City Kansas Community College (about 30 miles; Kansas City, KS; FT enrollment: 4,718)
  • Wright Career College (about 32 miles; Overland Park, KS; FT enrollment: 3,107)
  • Park University (about 35 miles; Parkville, MO; FT enrollment: 9,131)

Public high schools in Lawrence:

Private high schools in Lawrence:

  • VERITAS CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 124; Location: 256 N MICHIGAN; Grades: KG - 12)
  • BISHOP SEABURY ACADEMY (Students: 118; Location: 4120 CLINTON PKWY; Grades: 7 - 12)

Biggest public elementary/middle schools in Lawrence:

Private elementary/middle schools in Lawrence:

  • RAINTREE MONTESSORI SCHOOL (Students: 300; Location: 4601 CLINTON PKWY; Grades: KG - 6)
  • ST JOHN CATHOLIC SCHOOL (Students: 292; Location: 1208 KENTUCKY ST; Grades: PK - 6)
  • CORPUS CHRISTI CATHOLIC SCHOOL (Students: 171; Location: 6001 BOB BILLINGS PKWY; Grades: KG - 6)
  • CENTURY SCHOOL (Students: 76; Location: 816 KENTUCKY ST; Grades: UG - UG)
  • MONTESSORI CHILDRENS HOUSE (Students: 34; Location: 1900 UNIVERSITY DR; Grades: PK - KG)
  • PRAIRIE MOON SCHOOL (Students: 28; Location: 1853 E 1600 RD; Grades: KG - 6)
  • SUNSHINE ACRES MONTESSORI SCHOOL (Students: 20; Location: 2141 MAPLE LN; Grades: PK - KG)
See full list of schools located in Lawrence

Library in Lawrence:

  • LAWRENCE PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $3,444,535; Location: 707 VERMONT STREET; 205,228 books; 16,301 audio materials; 16,304 video materials; 14 local licensed databases; 30 state licensed databases; 384 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Please add under the heading: Private primary/middle schools in Lawrence: PRAIRIE MOON SCHOOL (Students: 30; Location: 1853 E. 1600 Road; Grades: KG-2nd)

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Notable locations in Lawrence: Lawrence Amtrak Station (A), Clemente Southeast Commerce Park (B), Clemente Northwest Commerce Park (C), West Lawrence Research Industrial Park (D), Franklin Business Park (E), East Hills Business Park (F), Commerce Park East (G), River Front Plaza (H), Tower Plaza (I), Lawrence Country Club (J), Lawrence Chamber of Commerce (K), Ballard Center - Community Services (L), Douglas County Fairgrounds (M), University of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Chi Omega Fountain (N), University Center (O), Southwest Plaza (P), Inc. Mini-Centers (Q), Mini Plaza (R), Lawrence Wastewater Treatment Plant (S), Lawrence Kaw River Water Treatment Plant (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Westridge Shopping Center (1), Southern Hills Shopping Center (2), Round Town Mall (3), Louisiana Purchase Shopping Center (4), Holiday Plaza Shopping Center (5), The Malls Shopping Center (6), Hillcrest Shopping Center (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Lawrence include: Saint James African Methodist Episcopal Church (A), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (B), Lawrence Wesleyan Church (C), First Southern Baptist Church (D), Family Church of Lawrence (E), Saint Margarets Episcopal Church (F), Corpus Christi Catholic Church (G), Indian Hills Church of God (H), Bridge Point Community Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Oak Hill Cemetery (1), Memorial Park Cemetery (2), Pioneer Cemetery (3), Haskell Indian Nations University - Haskell Cemetery (4), University of Kansas - Lawrence Campus Pioneer Cemetery (5), Mount Calvary Catholic Cemetery (6). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Creek: Rock Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Lawrence include: Clinton State Park (1), Haskell Indian Nations University - Haskell Stadium (2), South Park (3), University Park (4), University of Kansas Lawrence Pinet House (5), Central Park (6), Clinton Park (7), Edgewater Parkway (8), Centennial Park (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Douglas County Historical Society (Museums; 1047 Massachusetts Street) (1), Spencer Museum of Art (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 1301 Mississippi Street) (2), Watkins Community Museum of History (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 1047 Massachusetts Street) (3), Natural History Museum-Ku-Dyche Hall (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 14th Street & Jayhawk) (4), Crown Amusements (Amusement & Theme Parks; 1610 West 27th Terrace) (5), Gametime Recreation (Amusement & Theme Parks; 507 Lancaster Court) (6), Lawrence Visitor Information Center (402 North 2nd Street) (7), Travellers Inc (Tours & Charters; 831 Massachusetts Street) (8). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Hotels: Lawrence Suitel (2907 West 6th Street) (1), Bismarck Inn of Lawrence (1130 North 3rd Street) (2), Fideleaf Cafe (2222 West 6th Street) (3), Best Western Lawrence (2309 Iowa Street) (4), Super 8 Lawrence (515 McDonald Drive) (5), Econo Lodge Lawrence (2222 West 6th Street) (6), Springhill Suites by Marriott (1 Riverfront Plaza) (7), Jayhawk Motel (1004 North 3rd Street) (8), Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites (3411 Iowa Street) (9). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Courts: Lawrence City - Parking Meter Tickets- Information On Numbers Not Listed- Municipal C (1006 New Hampshire Street) (1), U S Government - Courts- Court Of Appeals-Tenth Circuit- Lawrence- Chief Judge Deanell Reece T (643 Massachusetts Street) (2). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Douglas 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 2006 was 78.0. This is about average.

City:

78.0
U.S.:

74.2

Ozone [ppb] level in 2006 was 31.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

31.4
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2006 was 23.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 24.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

23.6
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2006 was 9.61. This is about average. Closest monitor was 24.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.61
U.S.:

9.14

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

DOUGLAS CO RWD 2 (Population served: 1,163, Purch surface water):
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-04-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-04-2012), St Public Notif received (AUG-30-2012)

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

  • LAWRENCE, CITY OF (Population served: 89,512, Primary Water Source Type: Surface water)
  • DOUGLAS CO RWD 5 (Population served: 2,500, Primary Water Source Type: Purch surface water)
  • JEFFERSON CO RWD 13 (Population served: 2,115, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • DOUGLAS CO RWD 1 (Population served: 1,400, Primary Water Source Type: Purch surface water)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 18.2%
(18.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 19.0% for Black residents, 25.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 29.8% for American Indian residents, 100.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 17.2% for other race residents, 15.6% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.3 people
Kansas:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  48.4%
Whole state:  66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  7.6%
Whole state:  5.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

People in group quarters in Lawrence in 2010:

  • 7,181 people in college/university student housing
  • 270 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 216 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 141 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 44 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 43 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 41 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 29 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 19 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)

People in group quarters in Lawrence in 2000:

  • 7,293 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 343 people in nursing homes
  • 129 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 94 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 52 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 40 people in other group homes
  • 6 people in homes for the mentally ill

Lawrence, Kansas environmental map by EPA

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Lawrence compared to Kansas state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Number of college students above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.

Arenas or stadiums:

  • University of Kansas Memorial Stadium. Capacity: 50,071. Kansas Jayhawks football.
  • Allen Fieldhouse. University of Kansas.

Banks with most branches in Lawrence (2011 data):

  • Douglas County Bank: 7 branches. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $294.2 mil, Deposits: $258.8 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 8 total offices, Holding Company: Kansas Natural Gas, Inc.
  • U.S. Bank National Association: Southeast Branch, Main @ 900 Mass Branch, South Branch, Northwest Branch, South Plaza Branch. Info updated 2012/01/30: Bank assets: $330,470.8 mil, Deposits: $236,091.5 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, 3121 total offices, Holding Company: U.S. Bancorp
  • Commerce Bank: Iowa Branch, Ku Union Branch, 6th St Dillons Branch, 23rd St Dillons Branch, 15th & Wakarusa Branch. 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.
  • Capitol Federal Savings Bank: Lawrence Target Branch, West Lawrence Branch, Lawrence Dillons Branch, Lawrence Branch. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $9,167.4 mil, Deposits: $4,742.9 mil, headquarters in Topeka, KS, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 46 total offices
  • Central National Bank: Lawrence Branch, West Lawrence Branch, Lawrence Wal-Mart Branch, Lawrence Branch. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $889.7 mil, Deposits: $775.7 mil, headquarters in Junction City, KS, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 35 total offices, Holding Company: Central Of Kansas, Inc.
  • Intrust Bank, National Association: 544 Columbia Drive Branch, Lawrence Wakarusa Branch, 901 Vermont Branch. Info updated 2007/03/28: Bank assets: $4,066.0 mil, Deposits: $3,310.3 mil, headquarters in Wichita, KS, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 48 total offices, Holding Company: Intrust Financial Corporation
  • Peoples Bank: Lawrence Branch, 31st Street Branch, at 4831 West 6th Street. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $514.1 mil, Deposits: $368.7 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 15 total offices, Holding Company: Winter Trust Of 12/3/74
  • The Lawrence Bank: at 3500 Clinton Parkway, branch established on 2000/08/07; Lawrench Branch at 100 East 9th Street, branch established on 2000/09/05. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $67.8 mil, Deposits: $53.5 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 2 total offices, Holding Company: First Financial Bancshares, Inc.
  • Capital City Bank: Hy-Vee Branch at 4000 W. 6th Avenue, branch established on 2000/06/20; - Hobbs Taylor at 740 New Hampshire Street, branch established on 2005/12/14. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $414.6 mil, Deposits: $317.2 mil, headquarters in Topeka, KS, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 10 total offices, Holding Company: Capital City Bancshares, Inc.
  • 11 other banks with 14 local branches

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Lawrence, Kansas:

  • Bismark Inn LP, 1100 N Third, Lawrence, KS 66044 , Phone: (785) 749-4040
  • Days Inn, 2309 Iowa St, Lawrence, KS 66044 , Phone: (785) 843-9100
  • Holiday Inn Convention Center, 200 Mcdonald Dr, Lawrence, KS 66044 , Phone: (785) 841-7077, Fax: (785) 841-2799
  • Super 8 Motel - Lawrence, 515 Mcdonald Dr, Lawrence, KS 66049 , Phone: (785) 842-5721, Fax: (785) 842-8243
  • Hampton Inn, 2300 W 6th St, Lawrence, KS 66049 , Phone: (785) 841-4994, Fax: (785) 841-7997
  • Holiday Inn Express Hotel And Suites, 3411 S Iowa, Lawrence, KS 66046 , Phone: (785) 749-7555, Fax: (785) 749-0232
  • Springhill Suites Of Lawrence, 1 Riverfront Plaza, Lawrence, KS 66044 , Phone: (785) 841-2700, Fax: (785) 841-2700
  • Econo Lodge, 2222 W 6th St, Lawrence, KS 66049 , Phone: (785) 842-7030, Fax: (785) 842-9668
  • 5 other hotels and motels
All 13 fire-safe hotels and motels in Lawrence, Kansas

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.7
Kansas average:

11.3

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (74%)
  • Electricity (25%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Lawrence city (based on Douglas County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant11,14258
Mainline Protestant10,75328
Catholic9,2435
Other3,10218
Black Protestant2973
Orthodox461
None76,243-
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: 17
Douglas County:

1.50 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

1.96 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Douglas County:

0.35 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

0.51 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 35
Douglas County:

3.09 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.84 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 78
Here:

6.88 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

5.7%
Kansas:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Douglas County:

25.2%
Kansas:

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

12.9%
State:

13.4%
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 18$102,796$68,5315$7,100
Other Government Administration 38$222,609$70,29810$9,525
Judicial and Legal 18$111,194$74,1292$3,536
Police Protection - Officers 145$914,499$75,6830$0
Police - Other 29$174,016$72,00715$8,070
Firefighters 130$966,400$89,2063$11,971
Fire - Other 5$21,064$50,5540$0
Streets and Highways 54$313,352$69,6342$5,570
Health 3$8,911$35,6440$0
Hospitals 989$5,315,201$64,492332$764,087
Solid Waste Management 89$370,294$49,9270$0
Sewerage 37$225,961$73,2850$0
Parks and Recreation 65$344,711$63,639250$97,834
Housing and Community Development(Local) 14$75,951$65,1010$0
Natural Resources 5$21,775$52,2600$0
Water Supply 83$411,598$59,5081$1,603
Transit 2$11,840$71,0402$4,621
Other and Unallocable 24$119,926$59,9630$0
Totals for Government 1,748$9,732,098$66,811622$913,917

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

  • Construction - General - Other: $20,056,000 ($220.85)
    Water Utilities: $3,093,000 ($34.06)
    Sewerage: $1,524,000 ($16.78)
    Housing and Community Development: $698,000 ($7.69)
    Solid Waste Management: $371,000 ($4.09)
    Parking Facilities: $8,000 ($0.09)
  • Current Operations - Hospitals: $103,381,000 ($1138.42)
    Police Protection: $11,504,000 ($126.68)
    Local Fire Protection: $10,670,000 ($117.50)
    Water Utilities: $8,106,000 ($89.26)
    Solid Waste Management: $7,848,000 ($86.42)
    Parks and Recreation: $7,327,000 ($80.68)
    Regular Highways: $7,195,000 ($79.23)
    Central Staff Services: $4,819,000 ($53.07)
    Sewerage: $4,084,000 ($44.97)
    General - Other: $3,697,000 ($40.71)
    Libraries: $2,618,000 ($28.83)
    Housing and Community Development: $2,515,000 ($27.69)
    Financial Administration: $2,310,000 ($25.44)
    Health - Other: $1,416,000 ($15.59)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,236,000 ($13.61)
    Parking Facilities: $814,000 ($8.96)
    General Public Buildings: $711,000 ($7.83)
    Public Welfare - Other: $247,000 ($2.72)
    Air Transportation: $72,000 ($0.79)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities, NEC: $11,000 ($0.12)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $6,784,000 ($74.70)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $1,148,000 ($12.64)
    Housing and Community Development: $510,000 ($5.62)
    Parks and Recreation: $236,000 ($2.60)
    Regular Highways: $91,000 ($1.00)
    Libraries: $57,000 ($0.63)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $79,165,000 ($871.76)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $2,168,000 ($23.87)

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

  • Charges - Hospital Public: $110,771,000 ($1219.80)
    Solid Waste Management: $8,350,000 ($91.95)
    Sewerage: $8,140,000 ($89.64)
    All Other: $3,535,000 ($38.93)
    Parks and Recreation: $2,251,000 ($24.79)
    Parking Facilities: $872,000 ($9.60)
    Air Transportation: $29,000 ($0.32)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $1,792,000 ($19.73)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $8,552,000 ($94.17)
    Health and Hospitals: $3,172,000 ($34.93)
    All Other: $2,118,000 ($23.32)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $7,155,000 ($78.79)
    Fines and Forfeits: $2,638,000 ($29.05)
    Special Assessments: $1,350,000 ($14.87)
    General Revenue, NEC: $989,000 ($10.89)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $16,527,000 ($181.99)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $2,703,000 ($29.77)
    All Other: $1,816,000 ($20.00)
    General Local Government Support: $846,000 ($9.32)
    Health and Hospitals: $706,000 ($7.77)
  • Tax - Property: $22,060,000 ($242.92)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $12,765,000 ($140.57)
    Public Utilities Sales: $3,754,000 ($41.34)
    Other License: $1,082,000 ($11.91)
    Other Selective Sales: $719,000 ($7.92)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $180,988,000 ($1993.02)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $165,281,000 ($1820.05)
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $47,400,000 ($521.96)
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $42,700,000 ($470.21)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $37,257,000 ($410.27)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $21,550,000 ($237.31)
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $4,700,000 ($51.76)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - End of Fiscal Year: $22,128,000 ($243.67)
    Beginning: $15,745,000 ($173.38)

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

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $13,804,000 ($152.01)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $125,340,000 ($1380.23)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $51,950,000 ($572.07)

8.94% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,808 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.94%
Kansas average:

6.43%

0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($346 average AGI)
Douglas County:

0.05%
Kansas average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Johnson County, KS  1.45% ($32,975 average AGI)
from Shawnee County, KS  0.79% ($35,175)
from Leavenworth County, KS  0.33% ($27,898)


9.39% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($36,313 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.39%
Kansas average:

6.89%

0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($510 average AGI)
Douglas County:

0.06%
Kansas average:

0.08%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Johnson County, KS  1.69% ($35,909 average AGI)
to Shawnee County, KS  0.65% ($39,889)
to Jackson County, MO  0.43% ($27,838)

Strongest AM radio stations in Lawrence:

  • KLWN (1320 AM; 1 kW; LAWRENCE, KS; Owner: ZIMMER RADIO OF MID-MISSOURI, INC)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KMAJ (1440 AM; 5 kW; TOPEKA, KS; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KKHK (1250 AM; 25 kW; KANSAS CITY, KS)
  • WIBW (580 AM; 5 kW; TOPEKA, KS; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • KCSP (610 AM; 5 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KCMO (710 AM; 10 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA KANSAS CITY PARTNERSHIP)
  • 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)
  • KKLO (1410 AM; 5 kW; LEAVENWORTH, KS; Owner: CHARA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • 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.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Lawrence:

  • KJHK (90.7 FM; LAWRENCE, KS; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF KANSAS)
  • KANU (91.5 FM; LAWRENCE, KS; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF KANSAS)
  • KLZR (105.9 FM; LAWRENCE, KS; Owner: ZIMMER RADIO OF MID-MISSOURI, INC)
  • KCHZ (95.7 FM; OTTAWA, KS; Owner: SYNCOM RADIO CORPORATION)
  • WIBW-FM (94.5 FM; TOPEKA, KS; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • KMAJ-FM (107.7 FM; TOPEKA, KS; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KTPK (106.9 FM; TOPEKA, KS; Owner: KANSAS CAPITAL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KZPL (97.3 FM; LEE'S SUMMIT, MO; Owner: UNION FIRST BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KFKF-FM (94.1 FM; KANSAS CITY, KS; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KCCV-FM (92.3 FM; OLATHE, KS; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KCMO-FM (94.9 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA KANSAS CITY PARTNERSHIP)
  • KWIC (99.3 FM; TOPEKA, KS; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KDVV (100.3 FM; TOPEKA, KS; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • 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)
  • 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.)

TV broadcast stations around Lawrence:

  • KUJH-LP (Channel 14; LAWRENCE, KS; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF KANSAS)
  • K58CX (Channel 58; LAWRENCE, KS; Owner: NORTHEAST KANSAS BROADCAST SERVICE, INC.)
  • KTWU (Channel 11; TOPEKA, KS; Owner: WASHBURN UNIVERSITY OF TOPEKA)
  • KSNT (Channel 27; TOPEKA, KS; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION OF TOPEKA)
  • KTKA-TV (Channel 49; TOPEKA, KS; Owner: NORTHEAST KANSAS BROADCAST SERVICE, INC.)
  • 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)
  • KMCI (Channel 38; LAWRENCE, KS; Owner: SCRIPPS HOWARD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KPXE (Channel 50; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: PAXSON KANSAS CITY LICENSE, INC.)
  • WDAF-TV (Channel 4; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: WDAF LICENSE, INC.)
  • KCPT (Channel 19; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: PUBLIC TELEVISION 19, INC.)
  • WIBW-TV (Channel 13; TOPEKA, KS; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)
  • KCWE (Channel 29; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: KCWE-TV, INC.)
  • KSMO-TV (Channel 62; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: KSMO LICENSEE, INC.)
  • KTMJ-CA (Channel 43; TOPEKA, KS; Owner: MONTGOMERY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • K35CT (Channel 35; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • K21AP (Channel 55; TOPEKA, KS; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Lawrence fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 35Number of bridges
  • 323m1,060ftTotal length
  • $14,878,000Total costs
  • 476,610Total average daily traffic
  • 30,768Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 21930-1939
  • 51950-1959
  • 21960-1969
  • 81970-1979
  • 31980-1989
  • 71990-1999
  • 62000-2009
  • 22010-2012
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Lawrence, KS
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Lawrence)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 184 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Lawrence, KS)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 77 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 39 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 378 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Lawrence)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 2 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Lawrence)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 63 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 8 full and 21 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED239$144,906382$172,1731,312$171,76562$93,54118$1,038,249195$148,0457$113,013
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED5$119,00225$179,05765$159,0419$65,8380$09$126,0293$29,297
APPLICATIONS DENIED23$137,55649$128,632238$171,32222$42,1040$034$124,8933$23,427
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN20$137,13126$179,405176$158,7819$53,5511$2,000,00012$110,9870$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$171,0802$138,29530$167,9550$00$02$55,1551$31,780

Detailed mortgage data for all 18 tracts in Lawrence, KS

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 7 full and 21 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED86$197,60966$198,9770$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED7$186,66417$197,4520$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED11$224,85511$194,4040$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$121,2401$92,8001$92,340
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS3$204,4702$160,3850$0

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 381
  • Hazardous Condition: 376
  • Service Call: 15
  • Good Intent Call: 56

Incident types - Lawrence

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Lawrence, KS
Most common first names in Lawrence, KS among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary26680.3 years
John24075.7 years
William22876.6 years
Robert18873.5 years
Charles17975.9 years
James16471.2 years
Dorothy14980.2 years
George14578.4 years
Helen13681.7 years
Ruth13282.7 years
Most common last names in Lawrence, KS among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith12577.9 years
Johnson9875.6 years
Miller7978.0 years
Jones6379.0 years
Brown6175.9 years
Wilson6081.4 years
Davis5874.4 years
Williams5677.1 years
Moore5476.8 years
Anderson5378.0 years
Businesses in Lawrence, KS
NameCountNameCount
ALDI1Kroger10
AT&T2Lane Furniture1
Ace Hardware2Little Caesars Pizza1
Advance Auto Parts2Long John Silver's1
American Eagle Outfitters1Marriott1
Applebee's2MasterBrand Cabinets2
Arby's2Maurices1
AutoZone1Mazda1
Bath & Body Works1McDonald's5
Baymont Inn1Motel 61
Bed Bath & Beyond1New Balance7
Best Western1Nike1
Big O Tires1Nissan1
Blockbuster2Office Depot1
Budget Car Rental1Old Navy1
Buffalo Wild Wings1On The Border1
Burger King3Panera Bread1
CVS2Papa John's Pizza1
Chevrolet1Payless1
Chick-Fil-A1Penske1
Chico's1Pier 1 Imports1
Chipotle2Pizza Hut3
Cold Stone Creamery1Plato's Closet1
Curves1Quality1
DHL1Quiznos1
Dairy Queen2RadioShack3
Days Inn1SAS Shoes1
Domino's Pizza1SONIC Drive-In4
Dunkin Donuts1Sears1
Econo Lodge1Sprint Nextel2
Famous Footwear1Starbucks5
FedEx13Steak 'n Shake1
Firestone Complete Auto Care1Subaru1
Ford1Subway7
GNC1Super 81
GameStop1T-Mobile4
Gap1T.J.Maxx1
H&R Block4Taco Bell3
Hilton1Target1
Hobby Lobby1The Room Place1
Holiday Inn2Toyota1
Home Depot1True Value1
Honda1U-Haul3
Howard Johnson3UPS19
IHOP1Urban Outfitters1
JCPenney1Vans3
Jimmy John's4Verizon Wireless1
JoS. A. Bank1Volkswagen1
Jones New York1Walgreens2
KFC2Walmart2
Kohl's1Wendy's2

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