Lecompton, Kansas

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Population in 2013: 631 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +3.8%
 
Males: 276  (43.8%)
Females: 355  (56.3%)
Median resident age:  36.2 years
Kansas median age:  36.0 years

Zip codes: 66050.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $51,728 (it was $38,281 in 2000)
Lecompton:

$51,728
KS:

$50,972

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $28,077 (it was $15,433 in 2000)

Lecompton city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $89,323 (it was $66,400 in 2000)
Lecompton:

$89,323
KS:

$129,700

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $94,053; Detached houses: $116,402; Mobile homes: $9,735

Median gross rent in 2013: $707.

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  • Races in Lecompton, KS (2010)

    Lecompton races chart
    • 59294.7%White alone
    • 101.6%American Indian alone
    • 91.4%Hispanic
    • 81.3%Two or more races
    • 30.5%Black alone
    • 30.5%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Lecompton: 81.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (34.8%), Irish (10.5%), English (4.2%), Dutch (4.0%), French (4.0%), Scottish (3.6%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 950 feet

Land area: 0.90 square miles.

Population density: 704 people per square mile   (low).

Lecompton,KS real estate house value index trend

Lecompton, Kansas map

For population 25 years and over in Lecompton:

  • High school or higher: 94.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 22.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.6%
  • Unemployed: 4.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Lecompton city:

  • Never married: 17.7%
  • Now married: 63.8%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 4.2%
  • Divorced: 14.4%

6 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.0%
Kansas:

5.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,358 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $769 (1.2%)

Lecompton satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lawrence, KS (9.5 miles , pop. 80,098).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Kansas City, MO (45.2 miles , pop. 441,545).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (438.8 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Perry, KS (1.5 miles ), Grantville, KS (3.1 miles) , Lawrence, KS (3.1 miles ), Oskaloosa, KS (3.6 miles ), Ozawkie, KS (3.7 miles ), Meriden, KS (3.7 miles ), McLouth, KS (3.8 miles ), Topeka, KS (4.0 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 3 buildings, average cost: $86,700
  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $75,000
  • 1999: 3 buildings, average cost: $89,000
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $275,000
  • 2001: 2 buildings, average cost: $160,000
  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $170,000
  • 2003: 1 building, cost: $170,000
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $130,000
  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $70,000
  • 2007: 3 buildings, average cost: $90,000
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $30,000
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $179,400
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $100,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 39.04 N, Longitude: 95.40 W

Area code: 785

Lecompton household income distribution Lecompton home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

4.9%
Kansas:

5.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -33 (-5.1%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (20%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Wholesale trade (11%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (6%)
  • Educational services (34%)
  • Health care and social assistance (23%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (10%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Public administration (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation occupations (18%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (15%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (14%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (5%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (5%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (21%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (19%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (15%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Material moving occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Lecompton, Kansas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Lecompton-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Kansas state average. It is 109% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/8/1966, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 10.3 miles away from the Lecompton 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 10.4 miles away from the city center injured 3 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Lecompton-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 407.0 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 344.2 miles away from Lecompton 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 349.4 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 364.8 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 318.7 miles away from Lecompton center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 320.4 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).
Lecompton topographic map

Birthplace of: William G. East - Judge, Laura Kirk - Film actor.

Hospitals and medical centers near Lecompton:

  • PIONEER RIDGE RETIREMENT COMMUNITY (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; LAWRENCE, KS)
  • SOUTHERN CARE LAWRENCE (Hospital, about 8 miles away; LAWRENCE, KS)
  • BRANDON WOODS (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; LAWRENCE, KS)
  • BRANDON WOODS AT ALVAMAR (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; LAWRENCE, KS)
  • LAWRENCE PRESBYTERIAN MANOR (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; LAWRENCE, KS)
  • CEDAR WOOD LIVING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; LAWRENCE, KS)
  • KANSAS DIALYSIS SERVICES - LAWRENCE (Dialysis Facility, about 9 miles away; LAWRENCE, KS)

Amtrak stations near Lecompton:

  • 11 miles: 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.
  • 15 miles: TOPEKA (5TH & HOLLIDAY STS.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Lecompton:

  • University of Kansas (about 10 miles; Lawrence, KS; Full-time enrollment: 22,788)
  • Washburn University (about 17 miles; Topeka, KS; FT enrollment: 5,092)
  • Baker University (about 22 miles; Baldwin City, KS; FT enrollment: 2,752)
  • MidAmerica Nazarene University (about 35 miles; Olathe, KS; FT enrollment: 2,158)
  • Kansas City Kansas Community College (about 36 miles; Kansas City, KS; FT enrollment: 4,718)
  • Johnson County Community College (about 37 miles; Overland Park, KS; FT enrollment: 11,976)
  • Wright Career College (about 40 miles; Overland Park, KS; FT enrollment: 3,107)

Public elementary/middle school in Lecompton:

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Notable locations in Lecompton: Lecompton Sewage Treatment Plant (A), Kansas Territorial Capital - Lane Museum (B), Lecompton Township Fire / Rescue / Emergency Medical Services Station 1 (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Lecompton: Constitution Hall State Historic Site (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attractions: Constitution Hall (Museums; 319 Elmore Street), Territorial Capital-Lane Museum (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 640 East Woodson Avenue).

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 2012 was 89.3. This is worse than average.

City:

89.3
U.S.:

74.2

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 31.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

31.5
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 20.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

20.9
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 8.58. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.58
U.S.:

9.14

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

DOUGLAS CO RWD 6 (Population served: 360, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 minor monitoring violations
ONSTOTT/ORAHOOD SUBD (Serves MO, Population served: 73, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-26-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-26-2009), St Public Notif received (JUL-06-2009), St Compliance achieved (JAN-22-2014)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation

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

  • LECOMPTON, CITY OF (Population served: 627, Primary Water Source Type: Purch surface water)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 22.9%
(23.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 11.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 41.2% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.6 people
Kansas:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  67.5%
Whole state:  66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  11.3%
Whole state:  5.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 2.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households

Lecompton compared to Kansas state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.2
Kansas average:

11.3

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (83%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (10%)
  • Electricity (6%)
  • Wood (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Lecompton 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 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 0$0 1$24
Other Government Administration 1$2,334$28,0087$605
Parks and Recreation 0$0 1$90
Water Supply 1$2,636$31,6320$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$137
Totals for Government 2$4,970$29,82010$856

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

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $72,000 ($114.10)
    Regular Highways: $66,000 ($104.60)
    Financial Administration: $62,000 ($98.26)
    Solid Waste Management: $28,000 ($44.37)
    Sewerage: $28,000 ($44.37)
    General - Other: $5,000 ($7.92)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $5,000 ($7.92)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $14,000 ($22.19)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $8,000 ($12.68)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $38,000 ($60.22)
    Solid Waste Management: $25,000 ($39.62)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $43,000 ($68.15)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $25,000 ($39.62)
    General Revenue, NEC: $9,000 ($14.26)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $88,000 ($139.46)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $20,000 ($31.70)
    General Support: $6,000 ($9.51)
  • Tax - Property: $35,000 ($55.47)
    Public Utilities: $20,000 ($31.70)

Lecompton government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $136,000 ($215.53)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $160,000 ($253.57)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Water Utilities: $75,000 ($118.86)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $154,000 ($244.06)
    Water Utilities: $49,000 ($77.65)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $12,000 ($19.02)
    Other, NEC: $6,000 ($9.51)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $501,000 ($793.98)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $10,000 ($15.85)

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 Lecompton:

  • KMAJ (1440 AM; 5 kW; TOPEKA, KS; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WIBW (580 AM; 5 kW; TOPEKA, KS; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • 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)
  • KLWN (1320 AM; 1 kW; LAWRENCE, KS; Owner: ZIMMER RADIO OF MID-MISSOURI, INC)
  • KKLO (1410 AM; 5 kW; LEAVENWORTH, KS; Owner: CHARA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • 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)
  • KTOP (1490 AM; 1 kW; TOPEKA, KS; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KCTE (1510 AM; daytime; 10 kW; INDEPENDENCE, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Lecompton:

  • KLZR (105.9 FM; LAWRENCE, KS; Owner: ZIMMER RADIO OF MID-MISSOURI, INC)
  • KANU (91.5 FM; LAWRENCE, KS; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF KANSAS)
  • KCHZ (95.7 FM; OTTAWA, KS; Owner: SYNCOM RADIO CORPORATION)
  • KWIC (99.3 FM; TOPEKA, KS; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • 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.)
  • KJHK (90.7 FM; LAWRENCE, KS; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF KANSAS)
  • KDVV (100.3 FM; TOPEKA, KS; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KJTY (88.1 FM; TOPEKA, KS; Owner: JOY PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • 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.)
  • KCMO-FM (94.9 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA KANSAS CITY PARTNERSHIP)
  • KBUZ (90.3 FM; TOPEKA, KS; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION, INC.)
  • KQTP (102.9 FM; ST. MARYS, KS; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • K205CS (88.9 FM; TOPEKA, KS; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KCCV-FM (92.3 FM; OLATHE, KS; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KCVT (92.5 FM; SILVER LAKE, KS; Owner: RICHARD P. BOTT, II)

TV broadcast stations around Lecompton:

  • KTWU (Channel 11; TOPEKA, KS; Owner: WASHBURN UNIVERSITY OF TOPEKA)
  • KUJH-LP (Channel 14; LAWRENCE, KS; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF KANSAS)
  • KSNT (Channel 27; TOPEKA, KS; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION OF TOPEKA)
  • KTKA-TV (Channel 49; TOPEKA, KS; Owner: NORTHEAST KANSAS BROADCAST SERVICE, INC.)
  • KTMJ-CA (Channel 43; TOPEKA, KS; Owner: MONTGOMERY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WIBW-TV (Channel 13; TOPEKA, KS; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)
  • K58CX (Channel 58; LAWRENCE, KS; Owner: NORTHEAST KANSAS BROADCAST SERVICE, INC.)
  • K21AP (Channel 55; TOPEKA, KS; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KCTV (Channel 5; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • 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.)

Lecompton fatal accident list:

May 23, 2005 07:11 AM, Cr-600e, Cr-1851n, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jul 30, 1994 03:55 AM, R214, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 51m167ftTotal length
  • 4,121Total average daily traffic
  • 412Total average daily truck traffic
  • 4,500Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Lecompton)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • I70 & 8 Km W Lawrence Mile Post 197 (Lat: 38.994167 Lon: -95.343028), Type: Pole, Structure height: 5 m, Call Sign: WPEP680, Licensee ID: L00005472
    Assigned Frequencies: 914.000 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/20/2005, Expiration Date: 05/23/2015, Cancellation Date: 03/05/2013
    Registrant: Kansas Turnpike Authority, 9401 E Kellogg, Wichita, KS 67207-1804, Phone: (316) 682-4537

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • 1 1/2 Mi W & 1/4 S Of Stull 1557 E 100 Rd (Lat: 38.962500 Lon: -95.491917), Call Sign: KWU757
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.945 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/26/2011, Expiration Date: 09/24/2021
    Registrant: Tbs Electronics, Inc., 5225 Sw Topeka Blvd, Topeka, KS 66609, Phone: (785) 862-7450, Fax: (785) 862-7647, Email:
  • Elevated Water Tank 3 Mi S 2.5 Mi E (Lat: 39.000278 Lon: -95.344972), Call Sign: WGF489
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.471 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/17/2005, Expiration Date: 05/24/2015
    Registrant: Business Radio Licensing, 26941 Cabot Rd #134, Laguna Hills, CA 92653, Phone: (949) 348-8510, Email:
  • SOUTH TOWER, South Tower On Whitfield, Approx .5km E Of 7th Street (Lat: 39.032611 Lon: -95.396611), Type: Tank, Structure height: 38 m, Call Sign: WQKA287
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.162 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/03/2009, Expiration Date: 03/03/2019, Certifier: Justin Van Winkle
    Registrant: Siemens Water Technologies, 1239 Willow Lake Boulevard, Vadnais Heights, MN 55110, Phone: (651) 766-2700, Fax: (651) 766-2743, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Lecompton)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

3
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150L (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 19380 , Serial Number: 15074378, Year manufactured: 1973, Airworthiness Date: 02/06/1973
    Registrant (Individual): Edward Smith, 301 Clark St, Lecompton, KS 66050
  • Aircraft: TONG JOE CGS HAWK (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: AMA/EXPR UNKNOWN ENG (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3781W , Serial Number: H-4-93-C, Year manufactured: 1983, Airworthiness Date: 04/01/1983
    Registrant (Individual): Joe S Tong, Rr 1 Box 162i, Lecompton, KS 66050
  • Aircraft: AEROSTAR INTERNATIONAL INC RAVEN S57-A (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: None
    N-Number: 6345U , Serial Number: S57A-3123, Year manufactured: 1991, Airworthiness Date: 06/28/1991
    Registrant (Individual): Edward C Smith, 301 Clark St, Lecompton, KS 66050

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$134,945
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
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Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0015.00

HMDA - Conventional Home Purchase Loans

HMDA - Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 58
  • Hazardous Condition: 6
  • Good Intent Call: 3

Incident types - Lecompton

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Lecompton, KS
Most common first names in Lecompton, KS among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John1677.4 years
William1275.1 years
Mary982.3 years
George978.3 years
Robert762.7 years
Charles780.5 years
Anna593.0 years
Clarence580.4 years
Howard581.2 years
Fred477.8 years
Most common last names in Lecompton, KS among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith971.6 years
Glenn882.1 years
Powell875.1 years
Bahnmaier773.0 years
Dark579.6 years
Walter581.8 years
Hildenbrand478.8 years
Confer470.8 years
Holloway486.9 years
Paslay486.2 years

Lecompton on our top lists:

  • #46 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Media and communication equipment workers"
  • #65 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Printing and related support activities"
  • #82 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Publishing, and motion picture and sound recording industries"
  • #101 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations:"
  • #72 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating to other counties in 2006 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #85 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for 3rd party candidates in the 2004 Presidential Election, pop. 50,000+"
  • #93 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006"
  • #95 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Kerry (Democrat) in the 2004 Presidential Election, pop. 50,000+"
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  • Dennis Steinman (2)
  • Iron Mountain Products, Llc (2)
  • Mark L. Richter (1)
  • Barbara Elaine Ballard (1)
  • Mark Richter (1)

Total of 5 patent applications in 2008-2015.