Medicine Lodge, Kansas

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Population in 2013: 2,041 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -6.9%
 
Males: 1,024  (50.2%)
Females: 1,017  (49.8%)
Median resident age:  40.6 years
Kansas median age:  36.0 years

Zip codes: 67104.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $44,138 (it was $35,262 in 2000)
Medicine Lodge:

$44,138
KS:

$50,972

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $25,974 (it was $16,231 in 2000)

Medicine Lodge city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $62,527 (it was $34,500 in 2000)
Medicine Lodge:

$62,527
KS:

$129,700

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $69,438; Detached houses: $70,737; Mobile homes: $36,419

Median gross rent in 2013: $568.

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  • Races in Medicine Lodge, KS (2010)

    Medicine Lodge races chart
    • 1,90494.8%White alone
    • 492.4%Hispanic
    • 160.8%Two or more races
    • 130.6%Black alone
    • 130.6%Other race alone
    • 90.4%Asian alone
    • 50.2%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Medicine Lodge: 79.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (36.8%), English (13.0%), Irish (12.6%), United States (6.8%), French (3.5%), Hungarian (2.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1510 feet

Land area: 1.20 square miles.

Population density: 1,697 people per square mile   (low).

Medicine Lodge,KS real estate house value index trend

Medicine Lodge, Kansas map

For population 25 years and over in Medicine Lodge:

  • High school or higher: 91.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.3%
  • Unemployed: 1.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 11.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Medicine Lodge city:

  • Never married: 19.8%
  • Now married: 55.6%
  • Separated: 0.8%
  • Widowed: 9.2%
  • Divorced: 14.6%

8 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.4%
Kansas:

5.0%



According to our research of Kansas and other state lists there were 7 registered sex offenders living in Medicine Lodge, Kansas as of August 28, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Medicine Lodge to the number of sex offenders is 287 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,006 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $766 (1.6%)

Medicine Lodge satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Wichita, KS (73.8 miles , pop. 344,284).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (326.4 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Sharon, KS (3.0 miles ), Isabel, KS (3.6 miles) , Nashville, KS (3.7 miles) , Sawyer, KS (4.0 miles) , Hazelton, KS (4.1 miles) , Hardtner, KS (4.4 miles) , Kiowa, KS (4.4 miles ), Sun City, KS (4.4 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $119,200
  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $195,000
  • 2002: 5 buildings, average cost: $110,000
  • 2003: 4 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 2004: 8 buildings, average cost: $132,500
  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $75,000
  • 2006: 3 buildings, average cost: $73,300
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $80,000
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $75,000
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $172,600

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 37.28 N, Longitude: 98.58 W

Area code: 620

Medicine Lodge household income distribution Medicine Lodge home values distribution

Crime rates in Medicine Lodge (2011):

  • 0 murders (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 rapes (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 robberies (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 5 assaults (247.3 per 100,000)
  • 18 burglaries (890.2 per 100,000)
  • 38 thefts (1,879.3 per 100,000)
  • 4 auto thefts (197.8 per 100,000)
  • City-data.com crime rate = 211.1 (higher means more crime, US average = 259.9)

Crime rates in Medicine Lodge (2013):

  • 0 murders (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 rapes (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 robberies (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 5 assaults (249.0 per 100,000)
  • 17 burglaries (846.6 per 100,000)
  • 31 thefts (1,543.8 per 100,000)
  • 1 auto theft (49.8 per 100,000)
  • City-data.com crime rate = 181.9 (higher means more crime, US average = 244.1)

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 6 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.99
Kansas average:

2.64
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

3.2%
Kansas:

5.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -260 (-10.6%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (23%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (7%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Utilities (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (28%)
  • Retail trade (26%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (15%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (12%)
  • Production occupations (10%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (10%)
  • Transportation occupations (10%)
  • Material moving occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (25%)
  • Sales and related occupations (21%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Medicine Lodge, Kansas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Medicine Lodge-area historical tornado activity is near Kansas state average. It is 98% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/17/1976, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 11.9 miles away from the Medicine Lodge city center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 3/13/1990, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 45.6 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 60 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Medicine Lodge-area historical earthquake activity is near Kansas state average. It is 63% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 2/15/1974 at 13:33:49, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 128.8 miles away from the city center
On 9/15/1995 at 00:31:33, a magnitude 4.1 (3.8 LG, 4.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 29.3 miles away from Medicine Lodge center
On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 319.1 miles away from the city center
On 9/6/1997 at 23:38:00, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 217.7 miles away from the city center
On 4/28/1998 at 14:13:01, a magnitude 4.2 (3.9 MB, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 173.3 miles away from Medicine Lodge center
On 1/18/1995 at 15:51:39, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 182.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Barber County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Medicine Lodge topographic map

Birthplace of: Carleton Beals - Journalist, Martina McBride - musician, John William Horn - Chief executive.

Hospitals and medical centers in Medicine Lodge:

  • MEDICINE LODGE MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (Government - Hospital District or Authority, 710 N WALNUT STREET)
  • BARBER COUNTY HOME HEALTH AGENCY (118 EAST WASHINGTON AVENUE)
  • CEDAR CREST MANOR (601 N CEDAR ST)

Airports located in Medicine Lodge:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Medicine Lodge:

  • Hutchinson Community College (about 66 miles; Hutchinson, KS; Full-time enrollment: 4,174)
  • Wichita Technical Institute (about 72 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 2,015)
  • Newman University (about 72 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 2,066)
  • Friends University (about 73 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 2,024)
  • Wichita State University (about 77 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 11,743)
  • Barton County Community College (about 78 miles; Great Bend, KS; FT enrollment: 4,108)
  • Wichita Area Technical College (about 82 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 2,220)

Public high school in Medicine Lodge:

Public elementary/middle schools in Medicine Lodge:

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Library in Medicine Lodge:

  • LINCOLN LIBRARY (Operating income: $90,708; Location: 201 N. MAIN; 19,017 books; 493 audio materials; 1,002 video materials; 30 state licensed databases)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • KNSS AM 1330, Wichita comes in strong. Talk radio.
  • The Medicine Lodge Airport is only one (1) Mile from Medicine Lodge.

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Notable locations in Medicine Lodge: Medicine Lodge Police Department (A), Carry Nation House (B), Barber County Courthouse (C), Barber County Sheriff's Department (D), Medicine Lodge Volunteer Fire Department (E), Barber County Sheriff's Department Jail (F), Medicine Lodge Memorial Hospital Ambulance (G), Barber County Health Department (H), Lincoln Library (I), The Stockade Museum (J), Carrie Nation House (K), Medicine Lodge City Hall (L), Medicine Lodge Senior Citizen Center (M). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Medicine Lodge include: First Baptist Church (A), First Christian Church (B), First Southern Baptist Church (C), Trinity Lutheran Church (D), Medicine Lodge United Methodist Church (E), Holy Rosary Catholic Church (F), Medicine Lodge Presbyterian Church (G), Saint Mark's Episcopal Church (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Stockade & Museum (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 209 West Fowler Avenue).

Hotels: Lodge Inn (Highway 281 North), Copa Motel (Hi-way 281 160 Fowler Ave.), Copa (401 West Fowler Avenue).

Courts: Barber Ks-County - District Court Clerk- Court Services Officer- Magistrate J (Courthouse), Barber County - Court Services Officer (Courthouse).

Barber 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 Medicine Lodge that have no violations reported:

  • BARBER CO RWD 1 (Population served: 75, Primary Water Source Type: Purch groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 12.2%
(10.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 76.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for other race residents, 55.6% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.3 people
Kansas:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  60.5%
Whole state:  66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  7.0%
Whole state:  5.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
8 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
35 people in nursing homes in 2000

Medicine Lodge, Kansas environmental map by EPA

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Medicine Lodge compared to Kansas state average:

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

Banks with branches in Medicine Lodge (2011 data):

  • Citizens Bank of Kansas, National Association: Medicine Lodge Branch at 120 East Kansas, branch established on 1998/08/24. Info updated 2009/01/15: Bank assets: $226.9 mil, Deposits: $183.2 mil, headquarters in Kingman, KS, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 7 total offices, Holding Company: King Bancshares, Inc.
  • The Peoples Bank: Medicine Lodge Branch at 121 South Main, branch established on 1991/05/01. Info updated 2008/06/17: Bank assets: $344.7 mil, Deposits: $293.7 mil, headquarters in Pratt, KS, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 10 total offices, Holding Company: Krey Co. Ltd.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.2
Kansas average:

11.3

Medicine Lodge travel time to work - commute Medicine Lodge mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (84%)
  • Electricity (12%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Medicine Lodge city (based on Barber County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant1,06511
Mainline Protestant1,0258
Catholic9713
Other2-
None1,798-
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: 5
Barber County:

10.46 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

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

2.09 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

0.51 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
Barber County:

8.37 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

14.65 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.5%
Kansas:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Barber County:

29.2%
Kansas:

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

11.9%
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
Other Government Administration 2$6,016$36,0969$3,959
Judicial and Legal 0$0 2$476
Police Protection - Officers 5$10,315$24,7560$0
Streets and Highways 2$4,408$26,4480$0
Solid Waste Management 2$4,610$27,6600$0
Sewerage 1$3,325$39,9000$0
Parks and Recreation 1$1,608$19,2962$2,122
Water Supply 2$5,414$32,4840$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 2$375
Totals for Government 15$35,696$28,55715$6,932

Medicine Lodge government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Financial Administration: $324,000 ($158.75)
    Water Utilities: $305,000 ($149.44)
    Sewerage: $299,000 ($146.50)
    Police Protection: $292,000 ($143.07)
    Regular Highways: $219,000 ($107.30)
    Solid Waste Management: $204,000 ($99.95)
    Parks & Recreation: $98,000 ($48.02)
    General - Other: $69,000 ($33.81)
    Fire Protection: $34,000 ($16.66)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $6,000 ($2.94)
    Air Transportation: $3,000 ($1.47)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $6,000 ($2.94)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $51,000 ($24.99)
    Regular Highways: $7,000 ($3.43)
    Parks & Recreation: $2,000 ($0.98)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $83,000 ($40.67)

Medicine Lodge government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $214,000 ($104.85)
    Solid Waste Management: $160,000 ($78.39)
    All Other: $9,000 ($4.41)
    Parks & Recreation: $6,000 ($2.94)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $154,000 ($75.45)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $95,000 ($46.55)
    General Revenue, NEC: $44,000 ($21.56)
    Special Assessments: $22,000 ($10.78)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $263,000 ($128.86)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $48,000 ($23.52)
    General Support: $31,000 ($15.19)
  • Tax - Property: $476,000 ($233.22)
    Total General Sales: $179,000 ($87.70)
    NEC: $117,000 ($57.32)

Medicine Lodge government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $144,000 ($70.55)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $92,000 ($45.08)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $52,000 ($25.48)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $2,221,000 ($1088.19)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $25,000 ($12.25)

5.23% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,510 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.23%
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 Woods County, OK  0.69% ($23,308 average AGI)
from Sedgwick County, KS  0.64% ($48,000)
from Pratt County, KS  0.53% ($54,100)


5.89% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($31,919 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.89%
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 Pratt County, KS  0.95% ($31,778 average AGI)

Strongest AM radio stations in Medicine Lodge:

  • KWLS (1290 AM; 5 kW; PRATT, KS; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KGYN (1210 AM; 50 kW; GUYMON, OK; Owner: TELNS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KFTI (1070 AM; 10 kW; WICHITA, KS; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KOMA (1520 AM; 50 kW; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KCRC (1390 AM; 10 kW; ENID, OK; Owner: CHISHOLM TRAIL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KTBZ (1430 AM; 25 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KMYR (1410 AM; 5 kW; WICHITA, KS; Owner: AGAPE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KVGB (1590 AM; 5 kW; GREAT BEND, KS; Owner: EAGLE RADIO INC.)
  • KFH (1330 AM; 5 kW; WICHITA, KS; Owner: ENTERCOM WICHITA LICENSE, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Medicine Lodge:

  • KREJ (101.7 FM; MEDICINE LODGE, KS; Owner: FLORIDA PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • KSNS (91.5 FM; MEDICINE LODGE, KS; Owner: FLORIDA PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • KTCM (100.3 FM; KINGMAN, KS; Owner: MARIA L. SALAZAR)
Medicine Lodge fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2013 (per 100,000 population)


Medicine Lodge fatal accident list:

Jun 19, 1977 12:15 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 8Number of bridges
  • 8m26ftTotal length
  • $210,000Total costs
  • 1,100Total average daily traffic
  • 45Total average daily truck traffic
  • 1,650Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Medicine Lodge)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Medicine Lodge, KS)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • Medicine Lodge, 301 S Main (Lat: 37.278056 Lon: -98.580278), Type: Tower, Structure height: 18 m, Call Sign: WPRY408, Licensee ID: L00071383
    Assigned Frequencies: 946.000 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/16/2001, Expiration Date: 06/01/2013, Certifier: Randy E Henry
    Registrant: Florida Public Radio, Inc., 505 Josephine St, Titusville, FL 32796, Phone: (407) 267-3000, Fax: (407) 264-9370, Email:
  • Medicine Lodge, KS, Lat: 37.267389 Lon: -98.673694, Call Sign: WQFA635
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.431 MHz, 956.431 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/01/2006, Expiration Date: 06/01/2016, Certifier: Richard S Stegelman
    Registrant: Itron, Inc., 2401 N. State Street, Waseca, MN 56093, Phone: (507) 781-4346, Fax: (507) 781-4450, Email:
  • 403 W Kansas (Lat: 37.280833 Lon: -98.584528), Overall height: 10.7 m, Call Sign: WLP497, Licensee ID: L00071383
    Assigned Frequencies: 947.000 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/26/1991, Expiration Date: 06/01/2013
    Registrant: Florida Public Radio, Inc., 505 Josephine Street, Titusville, FL 32796

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1
  • Medicine Lodge Municipal Airport (Lat: 37.266667 Lon: -98.546111), Type: Mast, Structure height: 9.1 m, Overall height: 9.7 m, Call Sign: WPZZ650, Licensee ID: L00486731
    Assigned Frequencies: 119.625 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/20/2009, Expiration Date: 04/16/2019
    Registrant: City Of Medicine Lodge, 114 W. 1st St., Medicine Lodge, KS 67104, Phone: (620) 886-3908, Fax: (620) 886-3900, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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

FAA Registered Aircraft:

7
  • Aircraft: AERONCA 7AC (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1495E , Serial Number: 7AC-5058, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 10/21/1955
    Registrant (Individual): Harry W Dawson, Rr 1 Box 17, Medicine Lodge, KS 67104
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172E (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3836S , Serial Number: 17251036, Year manufactured: 1963, Airworthiness Date: 12/18/1963
    Registrant (Individual): Reported Sale, None, Medicine Lodge, KS 67071
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150E (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4075U , Serial Number: 15061475, Year manufactured: 1965, Airworthiness Date: 05/28/1965
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Dale R Walker, Po Box 221, Medicine Lodge, KS 67104, Other Owners: Margaret M Walker
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-140 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 500FL , Serial Number: 28-7125319, Year manufactured: 1971, Airworthiness Date: 03/26/1971
    Registrant (Individual): Reported Sale, 209 West First, Medicine Lodge, KS 67104
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-181 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6129H , Serial Number: 28-7890209, Year manufactured: 1977, Airworthiness Date: 11/11/1977
    Registrant (Corporation): Dirks Copy Products Inc, Po Box 147, Medicine Lodge, KS 67104
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 140 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C85 SERIES (85 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 76893 , Serial Number: 11327, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 12/12/1955
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Dale R Walker, Po Box 221, Medicine Lodge, KS 67104, Other Owners: Margaret M Walker
  • Aircraft: STINSON 108 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 84 mph), Engine: FRANKLIN 6A4150 SERIES (150 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 97537 , Serial Number: 108-537, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 11/17/1958
    Registrant (Individual): Rob C Wright, Po Box 367, Medicine Lodge, KS 67104

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 7
Most common first names in Medicine Lodge, KS among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William3078.3 years
Mary2980.5 years
James2871.5 years
Robert2278.5 years
John2176.5 years
Charles1775.4 years
George1781.7 years
Ruth1578.2 years
Roy1481.5 years
Henry1379.5 years
Most common last names in Medicine Lodge, KS among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith2079.5 years
Warren1883.3 years
Miller1273.7 years
Wilson1278.3 years
Freeman1080.3 years
Martin981.8 years
Johnson970.8 years
Garten979.4 years
Winter882.4 years
Williams880.3 years
Businesses in Medicine Lodge, KS
NameCountNameCount
Alco Stores1Pizza Hut1
Chevrolet1Subway1
Lane Furniture1U-Haul1
MasterBrand Cabinets1UPS1

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  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Nonmetallic mineral products"
  • #85 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Private households"
  • #87 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of workers with very short commute times (9 minutes or less)"
  • #77 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of births per 1000 residents 2000-2003"
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