Leavenworth, Kansas

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Population in 2017: 36,210 (99% urban, 1% rural).
Population change since 2000: +2.2%
 
Males: 19,748  (54.5%)
Females: 16,462  (45.5%)
Median resident age:

35.3 years
Kansas median age:

36.7 years

Zip codes: 66027.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $59,964 (it was $40,681 in 2000)
Leavenworth:

$59,964
KS:

$56,422

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $27,837 (it was $18,785 in 2000)

Leavenworth city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $130,054 (it was $74,400 in 2000)
Leavenworth:

$130,054
KS:

$150,600

Median gross rent in 2017: $892.

March 2019 cost of living index in Leavenworth: 86.1 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 14.9%
(12.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 19.3% for Black residents, 13.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 10.9% for American Indian residents, 12.1% for other race residents, 35.3% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Leavenworth, KS (2017)
    • 24,96669.1%White alone
    • 5,12114.2%Black alone
    • 3,3899.4%Hispanic
    • 1,4614.0%Two or more races
    • 8542.4%Asian alone
    • 2000.6%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 1130.3%American Indian alone
    • 570.2%Other race alone

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



According to our research of Kansas and other state lists, there were 206 registered sex offenders living in Leavenworth, Kansas as of June 02, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Leavenworth is 175 to 1.


Crime rates in Leavenworth by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
2
(5.6)
1
(2.9)
2
(5.8)
2
(5.7)
3
(8.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(5.6)
0
(0.0)
2
(5.5)
3
(8.3)
1
(2.8)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
23
(65.0)
12
(33.8)
15
(43.0)
13
(37.5)
15
(42.5)
11
(31.0)
15
(41.8)
28
(77.9)
23
(63.9)
25
(69.1)
26
(72.0)
25
(68.9)
31
(85.3)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
51
(144.0)
74
(208.7)
72
(206.2)
68
(196.0)
47
(133.2)
30
(84.6)
30
(83.7)
25
(69.5)
38
(105.5)
48
(132.8)
44
(121.9)
40
(110.2)
43
(118.4)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
220
(621.3)
229
(645.8)
204
(584.2)
238
(685.8)
193
(546.9)
192
(541.2)
203
(566.1)
181
(503.3)
185
(513.6)
169
(467.4)
162
(448.8)
190
(523.6)
270
(743.2)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
300
(847.3)
310
(874.2)
264
(756.1)
271
(780.9)
391
(1,108)
304
(856.9)
242
(674.9)
252
(700.7)
251
(696.9)
255
(705.3)
N/A231
(636.6)
247
(679.9)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
1,024
(2,892)
1,218
(3,435)
1,112
(3,185)
870
(2,507)
762
(2,159)
709
(1,999)
845
(2,357)
770
(2,141)
847
(2,352)
803
(2,221)
934
(2,587)
900
(2,480)
783
(2,155)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
86
(242.9)
111
(313.0)
107
(306.4)
102
(293.9)
72
(204.0)
47
(132.5)
76
(212.0)
67
(186.3)
77
(213.8)
96
(265.5)
102
(282.5)
142
(391.4)
100
(275.2)
Arson
(per 100,000)
12
(33.9)
18
(50.8)
7
(20.0)
16
(46.1)
10
(28.3)
15
(42.3)
9
(25.1)
6
(16.7)
10
(27.8)
8
(22.1)
13
(36.0)
8
(22.0)
10
(27.5)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)413.9453.7423.6415.9374.9325.9330.3333.4356.5348.1370.6384.5413.7

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City-data.com crime index in Leavenworth, KS

Crime rate in Leavenworth detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 76 (54 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.49
Kansas average:

2.20
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Ancestries: American (15.1%), German (14.4%), English (6.9%), Irish (5.4%), European (3.0%), African (2.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1855

Elevation: 900 feet

Land area: 23.5 square miles.

Population density: 1,540 people per square mile   (low).

Leavenworth, Kansas map

1,412 residents are foreign born (1.1% Latin America, 1.0% Asia, 0.7% Europe).

This city:

3.8%
Kansas:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,855 (1.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,720 (1.6%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Kansas City, KS (19.2 miles , pop. 146,866).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Kansas City, MO (25.4 miles , pop. 441,545).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (418.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Lansing, KS (2.1 miles ),
Farley, MO (2.3 miles ),
Weston, MO (2.7 miles ),
Tracy, MO (2.9 miles ),
Platte City, MO (3.0 miles ),
Easton, KS (3.3 miles ),
Basehor, KS (3.4 miles ),
Iatan, MO (3.5 miles)

Latitude: 39.31 N, Longitude: 94.92 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,996 (+5.4%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 10,811 (67.7%)

Area code: 913

Distribution of median household income in Leavenworth, KS in 2017
Distribution of house value in Leavenworth, KS in 2017
Leavenworth satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 67 buildings, average cost: $90,800
  • 1998: 42 buildings, average cost: $91,900
  • 1999: 53 buildings, average cost: $97,000
  • 2000: 52 buildings, average cost: $91,900
  • 2001: 72 buildings, average cost: $99,700
  • 2002: 115 buildings, average cost: $107,900
  • 2003: 82 buildings, average cost: $141,000
  • 2004: 128 buildings, average cost: $149,200
  • 2005: 145 buildings, average cost: $154,400
  • 2006: 142 buildings, average cost: $147,600
  • 2007: 65 buildings, average cost: $157,900
  • 2008: 65 buildings, average cost: $146,900
  • 2009: 67 buildings, average cost: $151,900
  • 2010: 50 buildings, average cost: $196,700
  • 2011: 35 buildings, average cost: $234,500
  • 2012: 19 buildings, average cost: $229,700
  • 2013: 25 buildings, average cost: $215,400
  • 2014: 10 buildings, average cost: $220,600
  • 2015: 11 buildings, average cost: $172,200
  • 2016: 19 buildings, average cost: $237,000
  • 2017: 14 buildings, average cost: $217,800
Number of permits per 10,000 Leavenworth, KS residents
Average permit cost in Leavenworth, KS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.3%
Kansas:

3.7%
Unemployment by year
Historical population in Leavenworth, KS
Historical housing units in Leavenworth, KS
Most common industries in Leavenworth, KS (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Public administration (13.0%)
  • Health care (11.9%)
  • Educational services (10.2%)
  • Construction (6.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.3%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.3%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Public administration (17.1%)
  • Construction (12.4%)
  • Educational services (6.3%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.8%)
  • Health care (5.7%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.2%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (17.5%)
  • Educational services (13.7%)
  • Public administration (9.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (8.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.6%)
  • Social assistance (5.5%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (3.7%)
Most common occupations in Leavenworth, KS (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.0%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (5.0%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.0%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.7%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.7%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.0%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (2.9%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (8.2%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.4%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.1%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.9%)
  • Computer specialists (3.9%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (3.5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.4%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (7.9%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.9%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.2%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.3%)
  • Registered nurses (3.7%)
  • Customer service representatives (3.6%)

Average climate in Leavenworth, Kansas

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Leavenworth, Kansas environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 85.6. This is about average.

City:

85.6
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.198. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 1.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.198
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 10.4. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.4
U.S.:

5.6
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.721. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.721
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 28.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.3
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 21.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 20.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

21.7
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 8.86. This is about average. Closest monitor was 20.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.86
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Leavenworth-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 5.6 miles away from the Leavenworth 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 9.6 miles away from the city center injured 12 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Leavenworth-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 383.4 miles away from Leavenworth 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 328.0 miles away from the city 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 336.7 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 357.8 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 379.4 miles away from the city center
On 7/16/2004 at 12:17:30, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 MW, 3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 97.5 miles away from Leavenworth 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 (18) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 13, Storms: 10, Tornadoes: 5, Winter Storms: 4, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Leavenworth topographic map

Hospitals in Leavenworth:

  • CUSHING MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, 711 MARSHALL STREET)
  • SAINT JOHN HOSPITAL (Voluntary non-profit - Other, 3500 SOUTH 4TH STREET)
  • SUNFLOWER HEALTH CARE INC (3601 S 4TH STREET STE 2)
  • VA EASTERN KANSAS HEALTHCARE SYSTEM (Government Federal, 4101 S. 4TH STREET)

Nursing Homes in Leavenworth:

  • BROADWAY HEIGHTS OF LEAVENWORTH COUNTY (1830 S BROADWAY ST)
  • COUNTRY CARE ON BROADWAY (1830 S BROADWAY ST)
  • LEAVENWORTH CO CONV INFIRMARY (BROADWAY AND REES)
  • MEDICALODGES LEAVENWORTH (1503 OHIO ST)
  • ST JOHN HOSPITAL SNF (3500 S 4TH ST)

Dialysis Facilities in Leavenworth:

  • LEAVENWORTH DIALYSIS (501 OAK ST)

Home Health Centers in Leavenworth:

  • CUSHING COMMUNITY HOME HEALTH (920 6TH AVE)

Airports and heliports located in Leavenworth:

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College/University in Leavenworth:

  • University of Saint Mary (Full-time enrollment: 937; Location: 4100 S 4th St Trafficway; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.stmary.edu; Offers Doctor's degree)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Leavenworth:

  • Grantham University (about 15 miles; Kansas City, MO; Full-time enrollment: 8,385)
  • Park University (about 16 miles; Parkville, MO; FT enrollment: 9,131)
  • Kansas City Kansas Community College (about 16 miles; Kansas City, KS; FT enrollment: 4,718)
  • Metropolitan Community College-Kansas City (about 25 miles; Kansas City, MO; FT enrollment: 12,834)
  • University of Missouri-Kansas City (about 27 miles; Kansas City, MO; FT enrollment: 10,544)
  • Rockhurst University (about 27 miles; Kansas City, MO; FT enrollment: 2,013)
  • Johnson County Community College (about 29 miles; Overland Park, KS; FT enrollment: 11,976)

Public high school in Leavenworth:

Public elementary/middle schools in Leavenworth:

  • MACARTHUR ELEM (Students: 410, Location: BIDDLE BLVD., Grades: PK-6)
  • BRADLEY ELEM (Students: 398, Location: 7TH CAVALRY ROAD, Grades: KG-6)
  • EISENHOWER ELEM (Location: KING AND LIGGETT, Grades: PK-6)
See full list of schools located in Leavenworth

Library in Leavenworth:

  • LEAVENWORTH PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $1,126,676; Location: 417 SPRUCE STREET; 113,648 books; 256 e-books; 3,788 audio materials; 4,357 video materials; 14 local licensed databases; 30 state licensed databases; 90 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Leavenworth: Trailhead Business Center (A), Dillon Plaza (B), Midtown Centre (C), Westside Plaza (D), Leavenworth Industrial Park (E), Leavenworth Wastewater Treatment Plant (F), The Oaks Golf Club (G), Trails West Golf Course (H), Stockholm Hall (I), Westside Village (J), Leavenworth Plaza (K), The Leavenworth Landing (L), Leavenworth Area Business Center (M), Leavenworth County Sheriff's Office (N), KKLO - AM (Leavenworth) (O), Leavenworth Police Department (P), Leavenworth Justice Center (Q), United States Penitentiary Leavenworth Kansas (R), Frontier Army Museum (S), Leavenworth County Historical Society Carroll House Museum (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Leavenworth include: Berean Church (A), Southern Heights United Methodist Church (B), Wilson Avenue Church (C), Church of Christ (D), University of Saint Mary - Leavenworth Campus Annunciation Chapel (E), Church of the Nazarene (F), Grace Fellowship Church (G), Saint Josephs Catholic Church (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Leavenworth National Cemetery (1), Fort Leavenworth National Cemetery (2), Greenwood Cemetery (3), Mount Olivet Cemetery (4), United States Penitentiary in Leavenworth Cemetery (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Merritt Lake (A), Smith Lake (B), Lake Jeanette (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Parks in Leavenworth include: Brewer Park (1), Buffalo Bill Park (2), Hawthorne Park (3), Jefferson Park (4), Miller Bicentennial Park (5), Sportsman Field (6), Veterans Administration Park (7), Wollman Park (8), Riverfront Park (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Planters II (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; Shawnee & 2nd) (1), Leavenworth's Carroll Mansion (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 1128 5th Avenue) (2), Richard Allen Cultural Center (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 412 Kiowa Street) (3), Leavenworth City - Community Development Dept- Public Housing Autho (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 200 Shawnee Street) (4), National Fred Harvey Museum (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 743 Delaware Street) (5). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Hotels: Terrace Court Motel (1550 South 4th Street) (1), Ramada Inn Motor Hotel (3 And Delaware) (2), Super 8 Motel (303 Montana Court) (3), Days Inn Leavenworth (3211 South 4th Street) (4), Commander's Inn (1118 North 6th Street) (5), Hallmark Inns (3211 South 4th Street) (6), Villager Lodge Leavenworth KS (3211 South 4th Street) (7), Condotels Suites-Extended Stay (801 West Eisenhower Road) (8), Masonic Hall AF Am (423 Delaware Street) (9). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Courts: U S District Court (4715 Brewer Place) (1), Leavenworth County - Clerk Of The District Court- Marriage License (601 South 3rd Street) (2), Leavenworth County - Clerk Of The District Court- Probate Division (601 South 3rd Street) (3), Leavenworth County - Clerk Of The District Court- Records Division (601 South 3rd Street) (4), Leavenworth County - Clerk of the District Court (601 South 3rd Street) (5), Leavenworth City - Municipal Court (601 South 3rd Street Suite 2055) (6), Leavenworth County - Probation Departments City-County Probation- District Court Proba (601 South 3rd Street) (7), Leavenworth County - Clerk Of The District Court- Domestic Division (601 South 3rd Street) (8), Leavenworth County - Clerk Of The District Court- Criminal Division (601 South 3rd Street) (9). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Birthplace of: Doug Lamborn - Politician, Richard J. Seitz - Recipient of the Purple Heart medal, Clift Andrus - Soilder, David C. Schilling - World War II flying ace, Duff Cooley - Baseball player, Joseph W. Bettendorf - Industrialist, Neil Dougherty - Basketball player-coach, R. H. Barlow - Anthropologist, Thomas Greason - Politician, Walter Nelles - Lawyer.

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

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

LEAVENWORTH CO RWD 5 (Population served: 740, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Failure Submit IDSE/Subpart V Plan Rpt - In JAN-02-2010, Contaminant: DBP STAGE 2. Follow-up actions: Fed FAO issued (APR-26-2010), Fed Public Notif requested (APR-26-2010), Fed Compliance achieved (MAR-24-2011)
  • Monitoring, Routine (IDSE) - Between OCT-2008 and SEP-2009, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: Fed FAO issued (APR-26-2010), Fed Public Notif requested (APR-26-2010), Fed Compliance achieved (MAR-24-2011)
  • Monitoring, Routine (IDSE) - Between OCT-2008 and SEP-2009, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: Fed FAO issued (APR-26-2010), Fed Public Notif requested (APR-26-2010), Fed Compliance achieved (MAR-24-2011)
  • 4 minor monitoring violations
LEAVENWORTH CO RWD 2 (Population served: 483, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 minor monitoring violations
LEAVENWORTH CO RWD 1 (Population served: 40, Purch surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In FEB-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-19-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-19-2013), St Compliance achieved (MAR-31-2013)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 minor monitoring violations

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

  • LEAVENWORTH WATER DEPARTMENT (Population served: 35,816, Primary Water Source Type: Surface water)
Average household size:
This city:

2.5 people
Kansas:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

66.3%
Whole state:

66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

6.1%
Whole state:

5.8%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

People in group quarters in Leavenworth in 2010:

  • 2,039 people in federal prisons
  • 799 people in federal detention centers
  • 442 people in military disciplinary barracks and jails
  • 197 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 192 people in military barracks and dormitories (nondisciplinary)
  • 148 people in college/university student housing
  • 120 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 72 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 15 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 7 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness

People in group quarters in Leavenworth in 2000:

  • 2,249 people in federal prisons and detention centers
  • 508 people in military disciplinary barracks
  • 320 people in other types of correctional institutions
  • 214 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 214 people in military barracks, etc.
  • 157 people in nursing homes
  • 147 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals or wards
  • 144 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 64 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 44 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 25 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 12 people in wards in general hospitals for patients who have no usual home elsewhere
  • 5 people in unknown juvenile institutions

Banks with branches in Leavenworth (2011 data):

  • Country Club Bank: Leavenworth-Delaware Branch, Leavenworth-Chestnut Branch, Leavenworth-South Branch. 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.: 630 Delaware Branch, Drive-In Branch, First National South Branch. 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
  • Armed Forces Bank, National Association: Leavenworth Limit Branch # 32 at 2901 South 4th Street, branch established on 1995/05/01; Motor Branch at 615 Metropolitan Avenue, branch established on 1980/12/31. Info updated 2010/12/16: Bank assets: $1,839.7 mil, Deposits: $1,387.5 mil, headquarters in Fort Leavenworth, KS, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 78 total offices, Holding Company: Dickinson Financial Corporation Ii
  • Mutual Savings Association, FSA: Mutual Savings Association, Fsa at 100 South 4th St, branch established on 1888/01/01; Leavenworth Plaza Shopping Center Br at 3400 South Fourth Street, branch established on 1888/01/01. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $217.9 mil, Deposits: $159.3 mil, local headquarters, negative income in the last year, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 6 total offices
  • Citizens Savings and Loan Association, FSB: Citizens Savings And Loan Association, Fsb at 5151 S 4th Street Trafficway, branch established on 1884/01/01; 312 South Fifth Street Branch at 312 South Fifth St, branch established on 1884/01/01. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $190.8 mil, Deposits: $123.9 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 3 total offices
  • Commerce Bank: Leavenworth Main Branch at 2830 S 4th Street, branch established on 1984/07/02; Leavenworth Boadway Branch at 200 N Broadway, branch established on 1966/02/14. 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: Leavenworth Branch at 601 Delaware, branch established on 1993/09/27. 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.

For population 15 years and over in Leavenworth:

Marital status in Leavenworth, KS
  • Never married: 27.9%
  • Now married: 48.6%
  • Separated: 2.3%
  • Widowed: 6.1%
  • Divorced: 15.0%

For population 25 years and over in Leavenworth:

  • High school or higher: 91.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 31.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 14.9%
  • Unemployed: 4.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.6 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.6
Kansas average:

11.1

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Leavenworth
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Leavenworth, KS (based on Leavenworth County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
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
Here:

0.82 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

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

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

4.35 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.33 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Leavenworth County:

7.8%
Kansas:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Leavenworth County:

27.8%
Kansas:

27.9%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

13.9%
Kansas:

13.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Leavenworth:

50.3%
Kansas:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Leavenworth:

48.5%
Kansas:

45.1%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.7
Kansas:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

19.9%
Kansas:

21.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

10.2%
State:

10.6%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Kansas:

6.8

Overweight people:
Leavenworth:

33.1%
Kansas:

33.6%

General health condition:
This city:

58.0%
State:

55.2%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

80.9%
Kansas:

78.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Leavenworth, KS Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2016)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 54$247,283$54,9520$0
Firefighters 51$217,171$51,0990$0
Police - Other 19$66,681$42,1141$3,100
Streets and Highways 18$83,175$55,4500$0
Parks and Recreation 16$58,205$43,65431$14,922
Sewerage 16$48,464$36,3480$0
Solid Waste Management 12$33,396$33,3961$1,543
Other Government Administration 11$65,040$70,9536$3,519
Housing and Community Development (Local) 9$31,350$41,8001$1,736
Other and Unallocable 8$29,226$43,8390$0
Financial Administration 7$36,613$62,7650$0
Health 3$9,289$37,1560$0
Judicial and Legal 2$6,663$39,9786$17,869
Fire - Other 1$2,965$35,5800$0
Totals for Government 227$935,521$49,45546$42,689

Leavenworth government finances - Expenditure in 2016 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $6,333,000 ($174.90)
    Local Fire Protection: $4,602,000 ($127.09)
    Sewerage: $2,666,000 ($73.63)
    Central Staff Services: $2,090,000 ($57.72)
    General - Other: $1,922,000 ($53.08)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,838,000 ($50.76)
    Regular Highways: $1,514,000 ($41.81)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,377,000 ($38.03)
    Libraries: $1,099,000 ($30.35)
    Housing and Community Development: $1,010,000 ($27.89)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $544,000 ($15.02)
    Financial Administration: $370,000 ($10.22)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $326,000 ($9.00)
    General Public Buildings: $131,000 ($3.62)
    Air Transportation: $84,000 ($2.32)
    Corrections - Other: $68,000 ($1.88)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Cash and Deposits: $585,000 ($16.16)
    Benefit Payments: $131,000 ($3.62)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $620,000 ($17.12)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $12,079,000 ($333.58)

Leavenworth government finances - Revenue in 2016 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $4,074,000 ($112.51)
    Other: $1,920,000 ($53.02)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,837,000 ($50.73)
    Parks and Recreation: $921,000 ($25.43)
    Housing and Community Development: $470,000 ($12.98)
  • Employee Retirement - From Other Governments: $18,000 ($0.50)
    Earnings on Investments (calculated): $2,000 ($0.06)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $1,779,000 ($49.13)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $2,186,000 ($60.37)
    Other: $39,000 ($1.08)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $863,000 ($23.83)
    General Revenue - Other: $603,000 ($16.65)
    Special Assessments: $90,000 ($2.49)
    Interest Earnings: $26,000 ($0.72)
    Donations From Private Sources: $19,000 ($0.52)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,422,000 ($39.27)
    Other: $289,000 ($7.98)
    General Local Government Support: $169,000 ($4.67)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $12,743,000 ($351.92)
    Property: $7,075,000 ($195.39)
    Public Utilities Sales: $2,676,000 ($73.90)
    Other License: $402,000 ($11.10)
    Other Selective Sales: $209,000 ($5.77)

Leavenworth government finances - Debt in 2016 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $26,770,000 ($739.30)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $26,185,000 ($723.14)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,885,000 ($79.67)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,300,000 ($63.52)
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $1,895,000 ($52.33)
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $1,750,000 ($48.33)
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $145,000 ($4.00)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $3,200,000 ($88.37)
    End of Fiscal Year: $2,410,000 ($66.56)

Leavenworth government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,500,000 ($96.66)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $11,589,000 ($320.05)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,070,000 ($57.17)

11.52% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($62,202 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

11.52%
Kansas average:

6.44%

0.52% of residents moved from foreign countries ($3,445 average AGI)
Leavenworth County:

0.52%
Kansas average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Wyandotte County, KS  1.27% ($51,896 average AGI)
from Johnson County, KS  1.25% ($64,925)
from Douglas County, KS  0.46% ($46,520)


10.49% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($59,709 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.49%
Kansas average:

7.12%

0.38% of residents moved to foreign countries ($2,738 average AGI)
Leavenworth County:

0.38%
Kansas average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Johnson County, KS  0.94% ($51,846 average AGI)
to Wyandotte County, KS  0.81% ($44,161)
to Douglas County, KS  0.50% ($39,892)
Businesses in Leavenworth, KS
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven1Kroger1
Ace Hardware1La-Z-Boy1
Advance Auto Parts1Little Caesars Pizza1
Applebee's1Long John Silver's1
AutoZone1Maurices1
CVS1McDonald's1
Chevrolet1Papa John's Pizza1
Cricket Wireless1Payless1
Curves1Pizza Hut1
DHL1Quiznos1
Dairy Queen1RadioShack1
Days Inn1SONIC Drive-In2
Domino's Pizza1Sears1
FedEx7Sprint Nextel1
Firestone Complete Auto Care1Starbucks1
Ford1Subway4
GNC1Super 81
GameStop1T-Mobile2
Goodwill1Taco Bell1
H&R Block1U-Haul2
Hardee's1UPS4
Home Depot1Walgreens1
KFC1Walmart1
Kmart1Wendy's1

Strongest AM radio stations in Leavenworth:

  • 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.)
  • KFEQ (680 AM; 5 kW; ST. JOSEPH, MO; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC.)
  • KCNW (1380 AM; 3 kW; FAIRWAY, KS; Owner: KANSAS CITY RADIO, INC.)
  • KSFT (1550 AM; 5 kW; ST. JOSEPH, MO; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Leavenworth:

  • 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)
  • KSRC (102.1 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)
  • 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)
  • KBEQ-FM (104.3 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KMXV (93.3 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KKJO-FM (105.5 FM; ST. JOSEPH, MO; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, 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)
  • KCCV-FM (92.3 FM; OLATHE, KS; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KANU (91.5 FM; LAWRENCE, KS; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF KANSAS)
  • KLZR (105.9 FM; LAWRENCE, KS; Owner: ZIMMER RADIO OF MID-MISSOURI, INC)
  • KCFX (101.1 FM; HARRISONVILLE, MO; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA KANSAS CITY PARTNERSHIP)
  • KKFI (90.1 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: MID-COAST RADIO PROJECT, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Leavenworth:

  • 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.)
  • KTAJ (Channel 16; ST. JOSEPH, MO; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KCPT (Channel 19; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: PUBLIC TELEVISION 19, INC.)
  • KCWE (Channel 29; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: KCWE-TV, 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)
  • K48FS (Channel 48; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • K35CT (Channel 35; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • KQTV (Channel 2; ST. JOSEPH, MO; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF THE MIDWEST, INC.)
  • K26CR (Channel 26; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)

Medal of Honor Recipients

Medal of Honor Recipient born in Leavenworth: Joseph Henderson.

Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Leavenworth fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 44Number of bridges
  • 531ft / 162mTotal length
  • $16,213,000Total costs
  • 152,601Total average daily traffic
  • 9,498Total average daily truck traffic
  • 177,316Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic
New bridges in Leavenworth, KS - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11910-1919
  • 11930-1939
  • 51950-1959
  • 51960-1969
  • 41970-1979
  • 121980-1989
  • 91990-1999
  • 32000-2009
  • 42010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Leavenworth, KS
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 5 full and 5 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 ORIGINATED155$129,032108$99,742378$123,00372$57,5314$1,071,62386$78,8052$33,500
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$127,0552$68,02037$121,6007$26,5030$02$67,6350$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED17$101,87620$106,955156$117,59734$21,3890$021$82,6810$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN19$114,73214$94,511102$120,8609$66,8730$07$105,9991$14,250
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$78,8703$106,40319$134,7741$35,6500$02$47,1050$0

Detailed mortgage data for all 10 tracts in Leavenworth, KS

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 4 full and 3 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED26$139,48011$173,4260$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED10$97,1724$152,9632$48,500
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$169,1652$128,1350$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$02$128,3550$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$66,0000$01$66,000
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Leavenworth, KS
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Leavenworth, KS - Value

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 150. The highest number of fires - 199 took place in 2002, and the least - 94 in 2008. The data has a declining trend.
    Fire incident types in Leavenworth, KS When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (43.5%), and Structure Fires (39.6%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Leavenworth, KS
    • 1,10843.5%Outside Fires
    • 1,00739.6%Structure Fires
    • 39115.4%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 391.5%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Leavenworth, KS

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Leavenworth, Kansas:

  • Americas Best Value Inn, 303 Montana Ct, Leavenworth, Kansas 66048 , Phone: (913) 682-0744, Fax: (913) 682-0740
  • Fairfield Inn and Suites Leavenworth, 1101 N 4th St, Leavenworth, Kansas 66048 , Phone: (913) 758-9303, Fax: (913) 758-9304
  • Hampton Inn by HIlton Leavenworth, 405 Choctaw St, Leavenworth, Kansas 66048 , Phone: (800) 426-7866, Fax: (913) 680-1501
  • Home2 Suites by Hilton Leavenworth, 250 Delaware St, Leavenworth, Kansas 66048 , Phone: (913) 651-8600
  • TownePlace Suites, 1001 N 4th St, Leavenworth, Kansas 66048 , Phone: (913) 297-5400, Fax: (913) 297-5401
All 5 fire-safe hotels and motels in Leavenworth, Kansas
Most common first names in Leavenworth, KS among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary32280.5 years
John30973.4 years
William26474.4 years
James21071.5 years
Charles19472.5 years
Robert19468.8 years
George17273.7 years
Helen13780.7 years
Joseph13375.4 years
Edward12274.8 years
Most common last names in Leavenworth, KS among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith10473.7 years
Williams8174.1 years
Brown7473.9 years
Johnson7174.5 years
Jones6374.3 years
Thomas5577.6 years
Miller5175.3 years
Davis4873.0 years
Moore4571.6 years
Harris4072.2 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Leavenworth, KS
  • 87.6%Utility gas
  • 11.3%Electricity
  • 0.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.2%Wood
  • 0.1%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Leavenworth, KS
  • 61.1%Utility gas
  • 36.7%Electricity
  • 1.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.4%Wood
  • 0.3%No fuel used
  • 0.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.


Leavenworth compared to Kansas state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.

Leavenworth on our top lists:

  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in military disciplinary barracks (population 1,000+)"
  • #33 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in federal prisons and detention centers (population 1,000+)"
  • #55 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in other types of correctional institutions (population 1,000+)"
  • #65 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: law enforcement workers including supervisors (population 5,000+)"
  • #74 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: public administration (population 5,000+)"
  • #47 (66027) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the smallest percentage of taxpayers reporting profit/loss from business in 2012 (pop 5,000+)"
  • #48 (66027) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of returns reporting salary or wage in 2012 (pop 5,000+)"
  • #62 (66027) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the smallest percentage of taxpayers using paid preparers for 2012 taxes (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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