Louisburg, Kansas

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Population in 2017: 4,487 (91% urban, 9% rural).
Population change since 2000: +74.2%
Males: 2,158  (48.1%)
Females: 2,329  (51.9%)
Median resident age:

37.7 years
Kansas median age:

36.7 years

Zip codes: 66053.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $64,583 (it was $46,500 in 2000)
Louisburg:

$64,583
KS:

$56,422

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $31,695 (it was $21,560 in 2000)

Louisburg city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $184,253 (it was $99,100 in 2000)
Louisburg:

$184,253
KS:

$150,600

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $188,036; detached houses: $192,013; townhouses or other attached units: $121,731; mobile homes: $62,792

Median gross rent in 2017: $932.

March 2019 cost of living index in Louisburg: 86.8 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 9.5%
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  • Races in Louisburg, KS (2010)
    • 4,06994.3%White alone
    • 1423.3%Hispanic
    • 531.2%Two or more races
    • 180.4%Black alone
    • 160.4%American Indian alone
    • 120.3%Asian alone
    • 40.09%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 10.02%Other race alone

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



According to our research of Kansas and other state lists, there were 10 registered sex offenders living in Louisburg, Kansas as of December 02, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Louisburg is 434 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.


Crime rates in Louisburg by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2010

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
1
(33.2)
1
(30.0)
1
(26.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(23.3)
0
(0.0)
1
(23.4)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(23.3)
0
(0.0)
1
(23.4)
1
(22.8)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
9
(299.2)
3
(89.9)
2
(53.5)
3
(75.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(46.9)
3
(69.9)
2
(46.3)
3
(70.3)
4
(91.1)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
9
(299.2)
15
(449.6)
8
(214.0)
7
(176.8)
10
(244.3)
9
(208.0)
34
(796.6)
7
(163.1)
12
(277.7)
11
(257.9)
6
(136.6)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
54
(1,795)
58
(1,739)
50
(1,337)
27
(682.0)
39
(952.8)
38
(878.2)
39
(913.8)
34
(792.0)
37
(856.3)
43
(1,008)
60
(1,366)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
4
(133.0)
3
(89.9)
1
(26.7)
2
(50.5)
1
(24.4)
1
(23.1)
0
(0.0)
6
(139.8)
3
(69.4)
3
(70.3)
3
(68.3)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(25.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(23.4)
1
(23.3)
1
(23.1)
0
(0.0)
1
(22.8)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)189.8150.2102.758.957.251.5101.793.968.5103.894.7

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City-data.com crime index in Louisburg, KS

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 11 (10 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.22
Kansas average:

2.20
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Ancestries: German (27.6%), American (11.3%), Irish (10.5%), English (8.7%), Scottish (5.5%), Italian (4.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1872

Elevation: 1075 feet

Land area: 3.32 square miles.

Population density: 1,350 people per square mile   (low).

Louisburg, Kansas map

21 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.5%
Kansas:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $2,829 (1.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $2,751 (1.6%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Olathe, KS (19.3 miles , pop. 92,962).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Kansas City, MO (32.3 miles , pop. 441,545).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (419.6 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities:

West Line, MO (2.3 miles),
Cleveland, MO (2.4 miles ),
Bucyrus, KS (2.8 miles),
Freeman, MO (3.0 miles ),
Hillsdale, KS (3.1 miles ),
Lake Annette, MO (3.1 miles),
Drexel, MO (3.2 miles ),
Paola, KS (3.3 miles )

Latitude: 38.62 N, Longitude: 94.68 W

Area code: 913

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

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 41 buildings, average cost: $132,300
  • 1998: 69 buildings, average cost: $127,700
  • 1999: 86 buildings, average cost: $123,500
  • 2000: 27 buildings, average cost: $160,500
  • 2001: 31 buildings, average cost: $145,300
  • 2002: 43 buildings, average cost: $135,200
  • 2003: 42 buildings, average cost: $135,000
  • 2004: 120 buildings, average cost: $144,200
  • 2005: 114 buildings, average cost: $150,800
  • 2006: 104 buildings, average cost: $183,200
  • 2007: 49 buildings, average cost: $143,200
  • 2008: 8 buildings, average cost: $165,300
  • 2009: 4 buildings, average cost: $119,000
  • 2010: 3 buildings, average cost: $322,700
  • 2011: 6 buildings, average cost: $175,300
  • 2012: 3 buildings, average cost: $168,300
  • 2013: 6 buildings, average cost: $187,100
  • 2014: 4 buildings, average cost: $200,400
  • 2015: 6 buildings, average cost: $163,400
  • 2016: 48 buildings, average cost: $153,400
  • 2017: 25 buildings, average cost: $181,200
Number of permits per 10,000 Louisburg, KS residents
Average permit cost in Louisburg, KS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.3%
Kansas:

3.7%
Population change in the 1990s: +586 (+29.4%).
Most common industries in Louisburg, KS (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (15.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (8.6%)
  • Health care (6.5%)
  • Educational services (6.5%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.1%)
  • Public administration (3.9%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (25.0%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.2%)
  • Public administration (5.9%)
  • Educational services (5.4%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.9%)
  • Metal & metal products (3.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.5%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Finance & insurance (16.4%)
  • Health care (11.5%)
  • Educational services (7.9%)
  • Social assistance (6.1%)
  • Broadcasting & telecommunications (5.3%)
  • Construction (4.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.8%)
Most common occupations in Louisburg, KS (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.3%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.3%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (3.8%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.6%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.2%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (7.1%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.4%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.2%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.2%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.4%)
  • Supervisors, construction and extraction workers (4.1%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (7.9%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (7.1%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.9%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (5.9%)
  • Financial clerks, except bookkeeping, accounting and auditing clerks (4.9%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.8%)

Average climate in Louisburg, Kansas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Louisburg, Kansas environmental map by EPA

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

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 69.6. This is about average.

City:

69.6
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 29.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.9
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 6.65. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 11.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.65
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Louisburg-area historical tornado activity is near Kansas state average. It is 89% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/20/1957, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 29.1 miles away from the Louisburg city center killed 44 people and injured 207 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/15/1968, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 1.7 miles away from the city center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Louisburg-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 367.6 miles away from Louisburg 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 298.2 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 301.7 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 316.4 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 273.2 miles away from Louisburg center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 275.0 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 Miami County (12) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 7, Tornadoes: 5, Winter Storms: 3, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Louisburg topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Louisburg:

  • SOUTHVIEW HOSPICE (602 W AMITY)
  • LOUISBURG HEALTHCARE AND REHAB CTR (1200 S BROADWAY)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Louisburg:

  • MEDICALODGES PAOLA (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; PAOLA, KS)
  • PAOLA REHABILITATION AND NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; PAOLA, KS)
  • NORTH POINT SKILLED NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; PAOLA, KS)
  • MIAMI COUNTY MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 12 miles away; PAOLA, KS)
  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER - SPRINGHILL (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; SPRING HILL, KS)
  • BEAUTIFUL SAVIOR HOME (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; BELTON, MO)

Airports located in Louisburg:

See details about airports located in Louisburg, KS

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Louisburg:

  • MidAmerica Nazarene University (about 19 miles; Olathe, KS; Full-time enrollment: 2,158)
  • Johnson County Community College (about 22 miles; Overland Park, KS; FT enrollment: 11,976)
  • Wright Career College (about 22 miles; Overland Park, KS; FT enrollment: 3,107)
  • Rockhurst University (about 30 miles; Kansas City, MO; FT enrollment: 2,013)
  • University of Missouri-Kansas City (about 30 miles; Kansas City, MO; FT enrollment: 10,544)
  • Baker University (about 30 miles; Baldwin City, KS; FT enrollment: 2,752)
  • Metropolitan Community College-Kansas City (about 32 miles; Kansas City, MO; FT enrollment: 12,834)

Public high schools in Louisburg:

Public elementary/middle schools in Louisburg:

  • LOUISBURG MIDDLE (Students: 381, Location: 505 E. AMITY, Grades: 6-8)
  • BROADMOOR ELEMENTARY (Location: 105 S 5TH STREET EAST, Grades: 3-5)
  • ROCKVILLE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Location: 977 N ROCKVILLE ROAD, Grades: PK-2)
See full list of schools located in Louisburg

Library in Louisburg:

  • LIBRARY DISTRICT #1, MIAMI COUNTY (Operating income: $533,269; Location: 206 S. BROADWAY ST.; 33,575 books; 701 audio materials; 445 video materials; 2 local licensed databases; 30 state licensed databases; 70 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Louisburg: Metcalf Ridge Country Course (A), Louisburg Aquatic Center (B), Louisburg Municipal Wastewater Treatment Plant Number 1 (C), Louisburg Wastewater Treatment Plant Number 2 (D), Louisburg Police Department (E), Louisburg Fire Department (F), Miami Emergency Medical Services Station 2 (G), Louisburg Library (H), Louisburg City Hall (I), Fox Hall Community Building (J), Powell Observatory (K). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Louisburg include: Faith Chapel Assembly of God Church - Louisburg (A), Louisburg Baptist Temple (B), Christ Our Savior Lutheran Church (C), First Baptist Church (D), First Christian Church (E), Immaculate Conception Catholic Church (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Wilson - Raymer Cemetery (1), Saint Mary's Cemetery (2), Louisburg Cemetery - New (3), Louisburg Cemetery - Old (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Tourist attraction: Lost Trail Root Beer Company (Tours & Charters; 14730 Highway K68).

Miami County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

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

LOUISBURG, CITY OF (Population served: 4,282, Purch surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2009 and SEP-2009, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (SEP-01-2006), St Compliance achieved (OCT-22-2009), St Public Notif requested (NOV-09-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-09-2009), St Public Notif received (DEC-04-2009)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2009 and JUN-2009, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (SEP-01-2006), St Compliance achieved (OCT-22-2009), St Public Notif requested (NOV-09-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-09-2009), St Public Notif received (DEC-04-2009)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2009 and MAR-2009, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (SEP-01-2006), St Public Notif requested (MAR-23-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-23-2009), St Public Notif received (MAR-30-2009), St Compliance achieved (OCT-22-2009)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2008 and DEC-2008, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (SEP-01-2006), St Public Notif requested (JAN-30-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-30-2009), St Intentional no-action (FEB-26-2009), St Compliance achieved (OCT-22-2009)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2008 and JUN-2008, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (SEP-01-2006), St Compliance achieved (JUL-29-2008), St Public Notif requested (AUG-04-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-04-2008), St Public Notif received (SEP-02-2008), St Intentional no-action (FEB-26-2009), St Compliance achieved (OCT-22-2009)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2008 and MAR-2008, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (SEP-01-2006), St Public Notif requested (APR-21-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-21-2008), St Public Notif received (MAY-30-2008), St Compliance achieved (JUL-29-2008), St Intentional no-action (FEB-26-2009), St Compliance achieved (OCT-22-2009)
  • 5 other older health violations
Past monitoring violations:
  • Treatment Technique Precursor Removal - Between JUL-2009 and SEP-2009, Contaminant: CARBON, TOTAL. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (SEP-01-2006), St Compliance achieved (OCT-22-2009), St Public Notif requested (NOV-09-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-09-2009)
  • Treatment Technique Precursor Removal - Between APR-2009 and JUN-2009, Contaminant: CARBON, TOTAL. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (SEP-01-2006), St Compliance achieved (OCT-22-2009), St Public Notif requested (NOV-09-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-09-2009), St Public Notif received (DEC-04-2009)
  • Treatment Technique Precursor Removal - Between JAN-2009 and MAR-2009, Contaminant: CARBON, TOTAL. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (SEP-01-2006), St Public Notif requested (MAR-23-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-23-2009), St Public Notif received (MAR-30-2009), St Compliance achieved (OCT-22-2009)
  • Treatment Technique Precursor Removal - Between OCT-2008 and DEC-2008, Contaminant: CARBON, TOTAL. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (SEP-01-2006), St Public Notif requested (JAN-29-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-29-2009), St Public Notif received (FEB-19-2009), St Intentional no-action (FEB-26-2009), St Compliance achieved (OCT-22-2009)
  • Treatment Technique Precursor Removal - Between JUL-2008 and SEP-2008, Contaminant: CARBON, TOTAL. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (SEP-01-2006), St Public Notif requested (NOV-21-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-21-2008), St Public Notif received (DEC-17-2008), St Intentional no-action (FEB-26-2009), St Compliance achieved (OCT-22-2009)
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 17 other older monitoring violations
MARAIS DES CYGNES PUBLIC UTILITY AUTH (Population served: 1, Surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monthly Turbidity Exceed (Enhanced SWTR) - In JAN-2010, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-24-2011), St Compliance achieved (MAR-24-2011), St Intentional no-action (MAR-24-2011)
Average household size:
This city:

2.7 people
Kansas:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

72.5%
Whole state:

66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

4.7%
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
83 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
119 people in nursing homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Louisburg (2011 data):

  • The First National Bank of Louisburg: The First National Bank Of Louisburg at 1201 West Amity Street, branch established on 1920/08/10. Info updated 2007/09/13: Bank assets: $80.6 mil, Deposits: $62.3 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 2 total offices
  • Peoples Bank: Louisburg Branch at 212 South Broadway, branch established on 1880/01/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $514.1 mil, Deposits: $368.7 mil, headquarters in Lawrence, KS, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 15 total offices, Holding Company: Winter Trust Of 12/3/74
  • First Option Bank: Louisburg Branch at 103 Broadway, branch established on 2000/08/08. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $223.1 mil, Deposits: $200.6 mil, headquarters in Osawatomie, KS, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Osawatomie Agency, Inc., The
  • Landmark National Bank: Louisburg Branch at 100 West Amity, branch established on 1899/01/01. Info updated 2009/05/13: Bank assets: $596.4 mil, Deposits: $456.0 mil, headquarters in Manhattan, KS, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 21 total offices, Holding Company: Landmark Bancorp, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Louisburg:

Marital status in Louisburg, KS
  • Never married: 18.4%
  • Now married: 57.7%
  • Separated: 1.3%
  • Widowed: 5.3%
  • Divorced: 17.3%

For population 25 years and over in Louisburg:

  • High school or higher: 94.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 25.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.1%
  • Unemployed: 1.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.4 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.5
Kansas average:

11.1

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

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Religion statistics for Louisburg, KS (based on Miami County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic5,8504
Evangelical Protestant5,37833
Mainline Protestant3,80019
Other1,0285
Black Protestant351
None16,696-
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: 4
Here:

1.29 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.32 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 7
Miami County:

2.27 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

0.51 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 12
Here:

3.88 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

3.84 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 21
This county:

6.80 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

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

8.2%
Kansas:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

29.1%
State:

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

13.0%
Kansas:

13.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Louisburg:

50.1%
State:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

47.0%
Kansas:

45.1%

Average BMI:
Louisburg:

28.4
Kansas:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Louisburg:

21.7%
State:

21.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Louisburg:

10.2%
Kansas:

10.6%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Louisburg:

6.9
Kansas:

6.8

Overweight people:
Louisburg:

31.9%
Kansas:

33.6%

General health condition:
This city:

57.7%
Kansas:

55.2%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

78.9%
Kansas:

78.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Louisburg, KS Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 8$27,334$41,0017$4,032
Other Government Administration 5$21,128$50,7070$0
Water Supply 2$7,740$46,4400$0
Streets and Highways 2$7,970$47,8200$0
Gas Supply 2$6,199$37,1940$0
Financial Administration 1$4,574$54,8880$0
Parks and Recreation 1$3,013$36,1560$0
Firefighters 1$5,382$64,58422$6,900
Sewerage 0$0 0$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 2$1,216
Totals for Government 22$83,340$45,45831$12,148

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

  • Construction - General Public Buildings: $1,450,000 ($323.16)
    Toll Highways: $627,000 ($139.74)
    General - Other: $137,000 ($30.53)
    Water Utilities: $20,000 ($4.46)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $1,521,000 ($338.98)
    Gas Utilities: $992,000 ($221.08)
    Police Protection: $664,000 ($147.98)
    General - Other: $606,000 ($135.06)
    Sewerage: $561,000 ($125.03)
    Central Staff Services: $461,000 ($102.74)
    Local Fire Protection: $216,000 ($48.14)
    Parks and Recreation: $116,000 ($25.85)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $50,000 ($11.14)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $149,000 ($33.21)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Water Utilities: $1,547,000 ($344.77)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Local Fire Protection: $154,000 ($34.32)
    Police Protection: $44,000 ($9.81)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,288,000 ($287.05)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $475,000 ($105.86)
    Parks and Recreation: $85,000 ($18.94)
  • Miscellaneous - Special Assessments: $469,000 ($104.52)
    General Revenue - Other: $324,000 ($72.21)
    Fines and Forfeits: $86,000 ($19.17)
    Interest Earnings: $67,000 ($14.93)
    Sale of Property: $11,000 ($2.45)
    Donations From Private Sources: $9,000 ($2.01)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,701,000 ($379.10)
    Gas Utilities: $1,063,000 ($236.91)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $113,000 ($25.18)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,470,000 ($327.61)
    Property: $1,463,000 ($326.05)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,790,000 ($1513.26)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,150,000 ($1370.63)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,530,000 ($340.99)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $890,000 ($198.35)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $13,696,000 ($3052.37)

7.45% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($59,598 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.45%
Kansas average:

6.44%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Johnson County, KS  3.44% ($70,981 average AGI)
from Franklin County, KS  0.38% ($40,149)
from Linn County, KS  0.34% ($40,738)


7.02% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($52,825 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.02%
Kansas average:

7.12%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Johnson County, KS  2.82% ($60,284 average AGI)
to Franklin County, KS  0.40% ($45,367)
to Linn County, KS  0.36% ($46,644)
Businesses in Louisburg, KS
NameCountNameCount
Alco Stores1Pizza Hut1
Burger King1SONIC Drive-In1
FedEx2Subway1
Ford1True Value1
H&R Block1UPS3
McDonald's1

Strongest AM radio stations in Louisburg:

  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KKHK (1250 AM; 25 kW; KANSAS CITY, KS)
  • KCSP (610 AM; 5 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KCCV (760 AM; daytime; 6 kW; OVERLAND PARK, KS; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KXTR (1660 AM; 10 kW; KANSAS CITY, KS; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KCTE (1510 AM; daytime; 10 kW; INDEPENDENCE, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KMBZ (980 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)
  • KPHN (1190 AM; 5 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KCNW (1380 AM; 3 kW; FAIRWAY, KS; Owner: KANSAS CITY RADIO, INC.)
  • WIBW (580 AM; 5 kW; TOPEKA, KS; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KKLO (1410 AM; 5 kW; LEAVENWORTH, KS; Owner: CHARA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Louisburg:

  • KCFX (101.1 FM; HARRISONVILLE, MO; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA KANSAS CITY PARTNERSHIP)
  • 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.)
  • 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)
  • KPRS (103.3 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: CARTER BROADCAST GROUP, 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.)
  • KBEQ-FM (104.3 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • 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)
  • 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)

TV broadcast stations around Louisburg:

  • KMCI (Channel 38; LAWRENCE, KS; Owner: SCRIPPS HOWARD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KMBC-TV (Channel 9; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: KMBC HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KCTV (Channel 5; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • KPXE (Channel 50; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: PAXSON KANSAS CITY LICENSE, INC.)
  • KCPT (Channel 19; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: PUBLIC TELEVISION 19, INC.)
  • KSHB-TV (Channel 41; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: SCRIPPS HOWARD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KSMO-TV (Channel 62; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: KSMO LICENSEE, INC.)
  • KCWE (Channel 29; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: KCWE-TV, INC.)
  • WDAF-TV (Channel 4; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: WDAF LICENSE, INC.)
  • K35CT (Channel 35; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • K48FS (Channel 48; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • K26CR (Channel 26; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
Louisburg fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Louisburg fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 87Number of bridges
  • 837ft / 255mTotal length
  • $14,733,000Total costs
  • 263,588Total average daily traffic
  • 33,668Total average daily truck traffic
  • 235,038Total future (year 2037) average daily traffic
New bridges in Louisburg, KS - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 61910-1919
  • 71920-1929
  • 31930-1939
  • 11940-1949
  • 11950-1959
  • 31960-1969
  • 331970-1979
  • 71980-1989
  • 91990-1999
  • 132000-2009
  • 42010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Louisburg, KS

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

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 46. The highest number of fires - 86 took place in 2002, and the least - 27 in 2008. The data has a decreasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Louisburg, KS When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (59.7%), and Structure Fires (22.4%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Louisburg, KS
    • 46959.7%Outside Fires
    • 17622.4%Structure Fires
    • 11514.6%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 263.3%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Louisburg, KS
Most common first names in Louisburg, KS among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Charles2879.5 years
John2677.3 years
Mary2486.3 years
William2376.2 years
Robert2167.3 years
James1973.3 years
George1671.4 years
Frank1179.3 years
Frances1081.3 years
Thomas1072.6 years
Most common last names in Louisburg, KS among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Miller1779.9 years
Smith1479.8 years
Lewis1077.4 years
Kohlenberg880.2 years
Starry883.1 years
Moore880.3 years
Weers867.4 years
Wilson889.4 years
Henry776.4 years
Sloan780.3 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Louisburg, KS
  • 57.0%Utility gas
  • 37.0%Electricity
  • 5.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.1%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Louisburg, KS
  • 52.2%Utility gas
  • 44.9%Electricity
  • 2.9%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.


Louisburg compared to Kansas state average:

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