Natoma, Kansas

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Population in 2014: 323 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -12.0%
 
Males: 162  (50.3%)
Females: 161  (49.7%)
Median resident age:  51.0 years
Kansas median age:  36.0 years

Zip codes: 67651.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $34,134 (it was $24,091 in 2000)
Natoma:

$34,134
KS:

$50,972

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $20,790 (it was $14,671 in 2000)

Natoma city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $28,385 (it was $18,100 in 2000)
Natoma:

$28,385
KS:

$129,700

Median gross rent in 2013: $464.

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  • Races in Natoma, KS (2010)

    Natoma races chart
    • 31995.2%White alone
    • 72.1%Hispanic
    • 41.2%Asian alone
    • 30.9%Black alone
    • 20.6%Two or more races

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Natoma: 77.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (33.1%), English (11.9%), Irish (6.6%), French (5.6%), United States (4.0%), Scotch-Irish (2.9%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1834 feet

Land area: 0.42 square miles.

Population density: 770 people per square mile   (low).

Natoma,KS real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Natoma:

  • High school or higher: 84.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.2%
  • Unemployed: 7.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Natoma city:

  • Never married: 17.1%
  • Now married: 61.3%
  • Separated: 2.9%
  • Widowed: 8.6%
  • Divorced: 10.0%

2 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.5%
Kansas:

5.0%



According to our research of Kansas and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Natoma, Kansas as of May 25, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Natoma to the number of sex offenders is 165 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $379 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $360 (1.4%)

Natoma satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Wichita, KS (138.3 miles , pop. 344,284).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (459.3 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Paradise, KS (2.8 miles) , Waldo, KS (3.6 miles) , Plainville, KS (3.9 miles ), Luray, KS (4.3 miles ), Woodston, KS (4.3 miles) , Alton, KS (4.4 miles) , Catharine, KS (4.6 miles) , Gorham, KS (4.6 miles ).

Latitude: 39.19 N, Longitude: 99.02 W

Area code: 785

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

3.3%
Kansas:

3.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -33 (-8.3%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (21%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (20%)
  • Construction (14%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (28%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (14%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Public administration (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (26%)
  • Management occupations (22%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (3%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (22%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (14%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (14%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)

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

Average climate in Natoma, Kansas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Natoma-area historical tornado activity is near Kansas state average. It is 91% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/7/1993, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 21.9 miles away from the Natoma city center killed one person and injured 6 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/10/1985, a category F4 tornado 25.7 miles away from the city center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Natoma-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Kansas state average. It is 59% 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 207.1 miles away from the city center
On 5/30/1991 at 22:07:44, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 20.1 miles away from Natoma center
On 10/18/1984 at 15:30:23, a magnitude 5.5 (5.4 MB, 5.1 MS, 5.5 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 407.9 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 161.4 miles away from the city center
On 8/10/2005 at 22:08:22, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 349.9 miles away from Natoma center
On 7/15/1992 at 02:56:40, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 40.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Osborne County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Natoma topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Natoma:

  • ROOKS CO SENIOR SERVICES INC DBA REDBUD VILLAGE (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; PLAINVILLE, KS)
  • PLAINVILLE RURAL HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 16 miles away; PLAINVILLE, KS)
  • ROOKS COUNTY HEALTH CENTER (Hospital, about 16 miles away; PLAINVILLE, KS)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Natoma:

  • Fort Hays State University (about 28 miles; Hays, KS; Full-time enrollment: 8,728)
  • Barton County Community College (about 57 miles; Great Bend, KS; FT enrollment: 4,108)
  • Hutchinson Community College (about 98 miles; Hutchinson, KS; FT enrollment: 4,174)
  • University of Nebraska at Kearney (about 105 miles; Kearney, NE; FT enrollment: 6,047)
  • Central Community College (about 123 miles; Grand Island, NE; FT enrollment: 4,159)
  • Kansas State University (about 132 miles; Manhattan, KS; FT enrollment: 20,703)
  • Newman University (about 138 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 2,066)

Public high school in Natoma:

Public elementary/middle school in Natoma:

  • NATOMA ELEM (Students: 69, Location: 610 3RD STREET, Grades: PK-6)
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Notable location: Rural Fire District 3 - Natoma (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Natoma include: Paradise Valley Church of Faith (A), Natoma United Methodist Church (B), Peace Lutheran Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Osborne County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 16.7%
(12.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 50.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.1 people
Kansas:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  53.8%
Whole state:  66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  5.0%
Whole state:  5.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Banks with branches in Natoma (2011 data):

  • United National Bank: at 702 North Second Street, branch established on 1909/01/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $107.2 mil, Deposits: $96.8 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 2 total offices, Holding Company: Republic Bancshares, Inc.

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

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Natoma city (based on Osborne County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant1,0249
Evangelical Protestant8849
Catholic3682
None1,582-
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: 3
Osborne County:

7.77 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

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

2.59 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

0.51 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Osborne County:

12.94 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.84 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 5
Here:

12.94 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.7%
Kansas:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Osborne County:

29.7%
Kansas:

27.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Natoma:

49.9%
Kansas:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Natoma:

45.6%
State:

45.1%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.8
Kansas:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Natoma:

21.1%
Kansas:

21.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Natoma:

12.1%
Kansas:

10.6%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Natoma:

6.9
Kansas:

6.8

Overweight people:
Natoma:

32.4%
Kansas:

33.6%

General health condition:
Here:

54.7%
Kansas:

55.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Natoma:

74.1%
State:

78.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Natoma, KS Residents
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 1$2,200$26,4007$1,020
Totals for Government 1$2,200$26,4007$1,020

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

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $64,000 ($198.14)
    Financial Administration: $63,000 ($195.05)
    Sewerage: $19,000 ($58.82)
    Solid Waste Management: $19,000 ($58.82)
    Police Protection: $12,000 ($37.15)
    Regular Highways: $6,000 ($18.58)
    General - Other: $5,000 ($15.48)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Financial Administration: $20,000 ($61.92)
    Water Utilities: $14,000 ($43.34)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $65,000 ($201.24)

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

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $23,000 ($71.21)
    Sewerage: $16,000 ($49.54)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $9,000 ($27.86)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $7,000 ($21.67)
    Interest Earnings: $5,000 ($15.48)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $32,000 ($99.07)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $11,000 ($34.06)
    General Support: $5,000 ($15.48)
  • Tax - Property: $66,000 ($204.33)
    Public Utilities: $10,000 ($30.96)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $108,000 ($334.37)

5.17% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($29,190 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.17%
Kansas average:

6.43%

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

6.32% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($22,827 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.32%
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 Mitchell County, KS  0.91% ($20,200 average AGI)
to Ellis County, KS  0.61% ($24,300)

Strongest AM radio stations in Natoma:

  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • KFRM (550 AM; 5 kW; SALINA, KS; Owner: TAYLOR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KAYS (1400 AM; 1 kW; HAYS, KS; Owner: EAGLE 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.)
  • KKAR (1290 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KVGB (1590 AM; 5 kW; GREAT BEND, KS; Owner: EAGLE RADIO INC.)
  • KLTT (670 AM; 50 kW; COMMERCE CITY, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KVSV (1190 AM; 2 kW; BELOIT, KS; Owner: MCGRATH PUBLISHING COMPANY)
  • KMMJ (750 AM; 11 kW; GRAND ISLAND, NE; Owner: JRK BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Natoma:

  • KFIX (96.9 FM; PLAINVILLE, KS; Owner: HULL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KKQY (101.9 FM; HILL CITY, KS; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC)
  • KJLS (103.3 FM; HAYS, KS; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC)
  • KZLS (107.9 FM; GREAT BEND, KS; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KCAY (95.9 FM; RUSSELL, KS; Owner: WEST CENTRAL RADIO, INC.)
  • KHAZ (99.5 FM; HAYS, KS; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC.)
  • KPRD (88.9 FM; HAYS, KS; Owner: THE PRAISE NETWORK INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Natoma:

  • KOOD (Channel 9; HAYS, KS; Owner: SMOKY HILLS PUBLIC TELEVISION CORP.)
  • KBSH-TV (Channel 7; HAYS, KS; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL BROADCASTING OF SO. CAROLINA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • K38GH (Channel 38; RUSSELL, KS; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)
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FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Laton Station 4.5 Mi N Of (Lat: 39.270000 Lon: -99.025361), Call Sign: WQY930
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.375 MHzGrant Date: 12/22/2000, Expiration Date: 02/12/2011, Cancellation Date: 12/06/2004Registrant: 200 East Randolph Drive, Mc Ll3, 205 North Michigan Ave., 8th Floor, Chicago, IL 60601, Phone: (312) 260-3279, Fax: (312) 260-3398, Email:
  • 4 Mi N Natoma Cr657 & 7 Mi E On Cr404 (Lat: 39.249167 Lon: -98.879806), Type: Tower, Structure height: 9.1 m, Call Sign: WQAS375
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.475 MHz, 467.475 MHzGrant Date: 07/02/2014, Expiration Date: 07/28/2024, Certifier: David K BaileyRegistrant: Post Rock Rural Water District, 103 N Douglas, Ellsworth, KS 67439, Phone: (785) 472-4486, Fax: (784) 472-4499, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • Natoma, KS, Lat: 39.126306 Lon: -99.033500, Call Sign: WQFA763
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.431 MHz, 956.431 MHzGrant Date: 06/02/2006, Expiration Date: 06/02/2016, Certifier: Jeremy M KruegerRegistrant: One Gas, Inc., 15 E 5th Street, Tulsa, OK 74121, Phone: (918) 947-7143, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • 6.5 Miles North Of Natoma (Lat: 39.285000 Lon: -99.012583), Call Sign: KAQ636
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.630 MHz, 152.690 MHzGrant Date: 07/01/2008, Expiration Date: 07/01/2018Registrant: Nex-Tech, Inc, 233 East 8th Street, Hays, KS 67601, Phone: (785) 625-2119, Fax: (785) 628-2272, Email:

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 10
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Natoma, KS
Most common first names in Natoma, KS among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John978.8 years
William985.7 years
Mary883.0 years
Harold674.7 years
Frank576.6 years
Albert478.3 years
Marvin465.0 years
Everett486.8 years
Clarence469.7 years
George479.0 years
Most common last names in Natoma, KS among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Pfortmiller1381.6 years
Schloh883.9 years
Pruter764.3 years
Blank779.8 years
Hackerott787.7 years
Albrecht672.8 years
Finnesy674.3 years
Newton680.4 years
Luhman680.3 years
Richmond677.5 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (87%)
  • Electricity (9%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (4%)

Natoma compared to Kansas state average:

  • Median house value significantly 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.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
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