Mapleton, Kansas

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Population in 2014: 83 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -15.3%
 
Males: 36  (44.2%)
Females: 47  (55.8%)
Median resident age:  37.0 years
Kansas median age:  36.0 years

Zip code: 66754

Estimated median household income in 2013: $41,375 (it was $23,750 in 2000)
Mapleton:

$41,375
KS:

$50,972

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $16,235 (it was $14,643 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $63,638 (it was $31,400 in 2000)
Mapleton:

$63,638
KS:

$129,700

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $55,893; Detached houses: $44,626; Mobile homes: $51,883

Median gross rent in 2013: $560.

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Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Mapleton: 81.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (28.6%), United States (13.3%), German (10.5%), Irish (5.7%), French (3.8%), Scottish (3.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 878 feet

Land area: 0.49 square miles.

Population density: 168 people per square mile   (very low).

Mapleton, Kansas map

For population 25 years and over in Mapleton:

  • High school or higher: 76.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.1%
  • Unemployed: 7.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 40.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Mapleton city:

  • Never married: 24.6%
  • Now married: 55.3%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 16.3%
  • Divorced: 3.8%



According to our research of Kansas and other state lists there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Mapleton, Kansas as of December 07, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Mapleton to the number of sex offenders is 28 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $962 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $262 (2.2%)

Mapleton satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Olathe, KS (60.1 miles , pop. 92,962).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Kansas City, MO (75.6 miles , pop. 441,545).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (376.3 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Blue Mound, KS (2.9 miles ), Fulton, KS (3.0 miles) , Mound City, KS (3.1 miles ), Prescott, KS (3.3 miles ), Redfield, KS (3.5 miles) , Uniontown, KS (3.5 miles ), Bronson, KS (3.6 miles ), Pleasanton, KS (3.8 miles ).

Latitude: 38.01 N, Longitude: 94.88 W

Area code: 620

Mapleton household income distribution Mapleton home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.5%
Kansas:

3.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +2 (+2.1%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (39%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (28%)
  • Manufacturing (17%)
  • Health care and social assistance (17%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Health care and social assistance (43%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (18%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (11%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Public administration (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation occupations (28%)
  • Sales and related occupations (22%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (17%)
  • Production occupations (17%)
  • Material moving occupations (17%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Management occupations (25%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (14%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (11%)
  • Community and social service occupations (11%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (11%)

Average climate in Mapleton, Kansas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Mapleton-area historical tornado activity is near Kansas state average. It is 72% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 2/28/2007, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 14.3 miles away from the Mapleton city center .

On 4/12/1964, a category F4 tornado 23.9 miles away from the city center killed 3 people and injured 9 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Mapleton-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Kansas state average. It is 72% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 295.9 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 298.8 miles away from Mapleton 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 245.0 miles away from the city center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 246.5 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 301.0 miles away from Mapleton center
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) earthquake occurred 381.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Bourbon County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 7, Tornadoes: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Mapleton topographic map

Birthplace of: Fred Burke - Mafia hitmen and Prohibition-era gangster.

Hospitals and medical centers near Mapleton:

  • CRYSTAL CARE CENTER OF MOUND CITY (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; MOUND CITY, KS)
  • PRESCOTT COUNTRY VIEW NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; PRESCOTT, KS)
  • PLEASANT VIEW MANOR (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; PLEASANTON, KS)
  • ARKHAVEN AT FORT SCOTT (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; FORT SCOTT, KS)
  • FORT SCOTT MANOR (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; FORT SCOTT, KS)
  • MERCY HOSPITAL SNF (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; FORT SCOTT, KS)
  • MEDICALODGES FORT SCOTT (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; FORT SCOTT, KS)

airports located in Mapleton:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Mapleton:

  • Allen County Community College (about 29 miles; Iola, KS; Full-time enrollment: 2,089)
  • Pittsburg State University (about 45 miles; Pittsburg, KS; FT enrollment: 6,838)
  • Baker University (about 56 miles; Baldwin City, KS; FT enrollment: 2,752)
  • MidAmerica Nazarene University (about 60 miles; Olathe, KS; FT enrollment: 2,158)
  • Johnson County Community College (about 64 miles; Overland Park, KS; FT enrollment: 11,976)
  • Wright Career College (about 65 miles; Overland Park, KS; FT enrollment: 3,107)
  • Missouri Southern State University (about 68 miles; Joplin, MO; FT enrollment: 4,456)

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Notable location: Bourbon County Fire District 3 Station 4 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Church in Mapleton: Mapleton Christian Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemetery: Mapleton Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 64.9. This is about average.

City:

64.9
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2006 was 0.256. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.256
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 1.75. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 11.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.75
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.527. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 11.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.527
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 31.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

31.2
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 8.67. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.67
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 7.1%
Average household size:
This city:  2.0 people
Kansas:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  53.7%
Whole state:  66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  4.9%
Whole state:  5.8%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.6
Kansas average:

11.3

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

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Religion statistics for Mapleton city (based on Bourbon County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant2,95923
Mainline Protestant2,76113
Catholic1,6001
Other4145
Black Protestant3742
None7,065-
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: 2
Bourbon County:

1.35 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

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

0.68 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

0.51 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
Bourbon County:

4.06 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.84 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 7
Here:

4.73 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.0%
Kansas:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Bourbon County:

28.7%
Kansas:

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

17.6%
State:

13.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

51.6%
State:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

41.4%
State:

45.1%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.1
Kansas:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

14.8%
Kansas:

21.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Mapleton:

5.2%
State:

10.6%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Mapleton:

6.7
Kansas:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

37.5%
State:

33.6%

General health condition:
Mapleton:

48.4%
Kansas:

55.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Mapleton:

74.8%
Kansas:

78.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Mapleton, 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

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

  • Current Operations - General - Other: $6,000 ($72.29)
    Parks & Recreation: $3,000 ($36.14)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $0 ($0.00)

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

  • Charges - All Other: $5,000 ($60.24)
    Parks & Recreation: $1,000 ($12.05)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $1,000 ($12.05)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $3,000 ($36.14)
    General Support: $1,000 ($12.05)
  • Tax - Property: $3,000 ($36.14)
    Public Utilities: $1,000 ($12.05)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $38,000 ($457.83)

5.07% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($26,319 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.07%
Kansas average:

6.43%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Crawford County, KS  0.58% ($24,129 average AGI)
from Linn County, KS  0.45% ($26,083)
from Johnson County, KS  0.38% ($35,200)


6.56% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($27,028 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.56%
Kansas average:

6.89%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Crawford County, KS  0.70% ($22,605 average AGI)
to Vernon County, MO  0.52% ($28,179)
to Johnson County, KS  0.35% ($48,316)

Strongest AM radio stations in Mapleton:

  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KKOW (860 AM; 10 kW; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: AMERICAN MEDIA INVESTMENTS)
  • KGGF (690 AM; 10 kW; COFFEYVILLE, KS; Owner: KGGF-KUSN, INC.)
  • KKHK (1250 AM; 25 kW; KANSAS CITY, KS)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KCSP (610 AM; 5 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KCMO (710 AM; 10 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA KANSAS CITY PARTNERSHIP)
  • WMBH (1560 AM; 10 kW; JOPLIN, MO)
  • 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)
  • KMDO (1600 AM; 1 kW; FORT SCOTT, KS; Owner: FORT SCOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY INC.)
  • KCTE (1510 AM; daytime; 10 kW; INDEPENDENCE, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Mapleton:

  • KBJQ (88.3 FM; BRONSON, KS; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KOMB (103.9 FM; FORT SCOTT, KS; Owner: FORT SCOTT BROADCCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KVCY (104.7 FM; FORT SCOTT, KS; Owner: VCY AMERICA, INC.)
  • KBZI (100.7 FM; DEERFIELD, MO; Owner: AMERICAN MEDIA INVESTMENTS INC)
  • KIKS-FM (101.5 FM; IOLA, KS; Owner: IOLA BROADCASTING, INC.)


FAA Registered Aircraft:

3
  • Aircraft: BEECH A23 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 114 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO-346 SERIES (165 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1434L , Serial Number: M-829, Year manufactured: 1965, Airworthiness Date: 08/06/1965
    Registrant (Individual): Greg G Post, 1362 Highway 31, Mapleton, KS 66754
  • Aircraft: BEECH A35 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 120 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR E185 SERIES (205 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 616B , Serial Number: D-1639, Year manufactured: 1948, Airworthiness Date: 10/04/1954
    Registrant (Individual): Greg G Post, 1362 Highway 31, Mapleton, KS 66754
  • Aircraft: ENGINEERING & RESEARCH ERCOUPE 415-C (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C85 SERIES (85 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 93348 , Serial Number: 671, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 02/08/1957
    Registrant (Individual): George G Post, 1362 Highway 31, Mapleton, KS 66754

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 20
  • Hazardous Condition: 3
  • Service Call: 8
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Mapleton

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Mapleton, KS

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (74%)
  • Electricity (18%)
  • Wood (5%)

Mapleton compared to Kansas state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
There are 2 pilots and no other airmen in this city.
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