Ness City, Kansas

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Population in 2017: 1,348 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -12.1%
 
Males: 688  (51.1%)
Females: 660  (48.9%)
Median resident age:

43.6 years
Kansas median age:

36.7 years

Zip codes: 67560.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $45,928 (it was $33,068 in 2000)
Ness City:

$45,928
KS:

$56,422

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $27,169 (it was $18,481 in 2000)

Ness City city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $82,179 (it was $44,200 in 2000)
Ness City:

$82,179
KS:

$150,600

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $98,203; detached houses: $102,332; mobile homes: $17,646

Median gross rent in 2017: $620.

March 2019 cost of living index in Ness City: 78.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 6.6%
(6.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 4.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for other race residents)
  • Races in Ness City, KS (2010)
    • 1,30590.1%White alone
    • 1298.9%Hispanic
    • 80.6%Two or more races
    • 30.2%Black alone
    • 20.1%American Indian alone
    • 20.1%Asian alone

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



According to our research of Kansas and other state lists, there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Ness City, Kansas as of June 06, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Ness City is 510 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.


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Ancestries: German (50.4%), American (6.8%), English (5.8%), Italian (3.1%), Irish (3.0%), Austrian (1.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 2251 feet

Land area: 1.03 square miles.

Population density: 1,314 people per square mile   (low).

Ness City, Kansas map

131 residents are foreign born (8.0% Latin America).

This city:

8.5%
Kansas:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,350 (1.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,367 (1.7%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Wichita, KS (149.6 miles , pop. 344,284).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (428.4 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities:

Bazine, KS (3.4 miles ),
Ransom, KS (3.6 miles ),
Brownell, KS (3.9 miles),
Alexander, KS (4.4 miles),
Utica, KS (4.4 miles ),
McCracken, KS (4.5 miles ),
Hanston, KS (5.0 miles ),
Jetmore, KS (5.0 miles )

Latitude: 38.45 N, Longitude: 99.91 W

Area code: 785

Distribution of median household income in Ness City, KS in 2017
Distribution of house value in Ness City, KS in 2017

Ness City satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 2 buildings, average cost: $137,500
  • 2000: 3 buildings, average cost: $45,200
  • 2001: 2 buildings, average cost: $130,000
  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $10,000
  • 2003: 3 buildings, average cost: $65,000
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $145,000
  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $145,000
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $300,000
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 2013: 2 buildings, average cost: $150,000
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $220,000
  • 2017: 1 building, cost: $350,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Ness City, KS residents
Average permit cost in Ness City, KS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.1%
Kansas:

3.7%
Most common industries in Ness City, KS (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (11.8%)
  • Health care (10.1%)
  • Educational services (9.5%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (6.6%)
  • Construction (6.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.1%)
  • Public administration (4.7%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (19.8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (11.7%)
  • Construction (9.8%)
  • Repair & maintenance (5.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.0%)
  • Educational services (4.0%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (18.8%)
  • Educational services (16.6%)
  • Public administration (6.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.5%)
  • Personal & laundry services (5.8%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.2%)
  • Social assistance (5.2%)
Most common occupations in Ness City, KS (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.2%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.2%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.8%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.7%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (4.3%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.9%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.8%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (8.6%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (7.1%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6.9%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (6.7%)
  • Supervisors, construction and extraction workers (6.2%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (12.0%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (8.9%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (7.4%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.2%)
  • Registered nurses (4.9%)
  • Cashiers (4.9%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.6%)

Average climate in Ness City, Kansas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Ness City, Kansas average temperatures Ness City, Kansas average precipitation Ness City, Kansas humidity Ness City, Kansas wind speed Ness City, Kansas snowfall Ness City, Kansas sunshine Ness City, Kansas clear and cloudy days

Ness City, Kansas environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 63.0. This is about average.

City:

63.0
U.S.:

74.2
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 1.82. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 23.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.82
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.893. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 23.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.893
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 31.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 23.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

31.6
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 12.2. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 23.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.2
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 5.68. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 23.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.68
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Ness City-area historical tornado activity is near Kansas state average. It is 81% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/30/1972, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 16.2 miles away from the Ness City city center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 4/30/1972, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 9.5 miles away from the city center caused between $500 and $5000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Ness City-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Kansas state average. It is 50% 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 141.8 miles away from Ness 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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 286.4 miles away from Ness 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 128.1 miles away from the city center
On 10/18/1984 at 15:30:23, a magnitude 5.5 (5.4 MB, 5.1 MS, 5.5 ML) earthquake occurred 403.9 miles away from the city center
On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML) earthquake occurred 378.1 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 58.5 miles away from Ness 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 Ness County (11) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 2

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

Hospitals and medical centers in Ness City:

  • NESS CO HOSPITAL DISTRICT #2 (312 E CUSTER ST)
  • NESS COUNTY HOSPITAL DISTRICT #2 (Government - Local, provides emergency services, 312 CUSTER STREET)
  • NESS COUNTY HOSPITAL LTCU DBA CEDAR VILLAGE (312 CUSTER)

Airports located in Ness City:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Ness City:

  • Fort Hays State University (about 43 miles; Hays, KS; Full-time enrollment: 8,728)
  • Barton County Community College (about 64 miles; Great Bend, KS; FT enrollment: 4,108)
  • Hutchinson Community College (about 112 miles; Hutchinson, KS; FT enrollment: 4,174)
  • Newman University (about 148 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 2,066)
  • Friends University (about 149 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 2,024)
  • Wichita Technical Institute (about 149 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 2,015)
  • Wichita State University (about 151 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 11,743)

Public high school in Ness City:

Public elementary/middle school in Ness City:

  • NESS CITY ELEM (Students: 155, Location: 500 E CHESTNUT, Grades: PK-6)

Private elementary/middle school in Ness City:

  • SACRED HEART SCHOOL (Students: 82, Location: 510 S SCHOOL ST, Grades: PK-8)
See full list of schools located in Ness City

Library in Ness City:

  • NESS CITY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $104,900; Location: 113 SOUTH IOWA; 17,497 books; 795 audio materials; 1,157 video materials; 30 state licensed databases)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Ness City: Ness County Fairgrounds (A), D E Bondurant Grain Company Grain Elevator Number 1 (B), Ness County Sheriff's Department (C), Ness County Courthouse (D), Ness City Fire Department (E), Ness County Ambulance Service (F), Ness County Health Department (G), Ness City Public Library (H), Ness County Historical Society (I), Ness City Town Hall (J). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Ness City include: Ness City Assembly of God Church (A), Ness City United Methodist Church (B), First Baptist Church (C), Our Redeemer Lutheran Church (D), Sacred Heart Catholic Church (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Tourist attractions: Ness County Bank Building (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 102 West Main Street), Prairie Mercantile (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 102 West Main Street), Larry's Tours (Tours & Charters; 117 East Sycamore Street).

Hotel: Derrick Inn Motel - Club- Restaurant (East Highway 96).

Courts: Ness County - Clerk of District Court (Courthouse), Ness-County - Court Services (105 South Pennsylvania Avenue).

Ness County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Average household size:
This city:

2.2 people
Kansas:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

61.7%
Whole state:

66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

3.8%
Whole state:

5.8%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
41 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
3 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities in 2010
43 people in nursing homes in 2000
3 people in religious group quarters in 2000

Banks with branches in Ness City (2011 data):

  • The First State Bank: at 206 N. Pennsylvania Ave., branch established on 1916/01/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $65.1 mil, Deposits: $55.5 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 1 total offices, Holding Company: Beutler, Inc.
  • Community Bank of the Midwest: Community Bank Of The Midwest - Ness at 114 West Main Street, branch established on 2011/04/19. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $130.5 mil, Deposits: $120.4 mil, headquarters in Great Bend, KS, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Midwest Community Bancshares, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Ness City:

Marital status in Ness City, KS
  • Never married: 20.2%
  • Now married: 62.1%
  • Separated: 0.8%
  • Widowed: 9.7%
  • Divorced: 7.2%

For population 25 years and over in Ness City:

  • High school or higher: 89.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 23.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.2%
  • Unemployed: 2.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 12.2 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.9
Kansas average:

11.1

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Ness City, KS (based on Ness County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant1,36710
Catholic1,3112
Evangelical Protestant2786
None151-
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
Here:

6.69 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

1.96 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 3
Ness County:

10.03 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

3.84 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 6
Ness County:

20.06 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.4%
Kansas:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Ness County:

27.9%
State:

27.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Ness City:

48.5%
Kansas:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Ness City:

43.2%
State:

45.1%

Average BMI:
Ness City:

28.7
Kansas:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

20.7%
State:

21.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

11.5%
Kansas:

10.6%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

35.6%
State:

33.6%

General health condition:
Ness City:

52.6%
State:

55.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

74.2%
Kansas:

78.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Ness City, 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
Local Libraries 2$3,835$23,0101$87
Financial Administration 2$5,423$32,5380$0
Streets and Highways 2$6,556$39,3360$0
Water Supply 1$2,799$33,5880$0
Sewerage 1$2,710$32,5200$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 6$296
Judicial and Legal 0$0 2$1,849
Totals for Government 8$21,323$31,9859$2,232

Ness City government finances - Expenditure in 2013 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $234,000 ($173.59)
    Regular Highways: $227,000 ($168.40)
    Sewerage: $182,000 ($135.01)
    Police Protection: $146,000 ($108.31)
    Central Staff Services: $112,000 ($83.09)
    Solid Waste Management: $110,000 ($81.60)
    Libraries: $93,000 ($68.99)
    Parks and Recreation: $58,000 ($43.03)
    General - Other: $57,000 ($42.28)
    Air Transportation: $3,000 ($2.23)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Sewerage: $64,000 ($47.48)
    Regular Highways: $33,000 ($24.48)
    Water Utilities: $21,000 ($15.58)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $278,000 ($206.23)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $30,000 ($22.26)

Ness City government finances - Revenue in 2013 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $142,000 ($105.34)
    Solid Waste Management: $118,000 ($87.54)
    Parks and Recreation: $4,000 ($2.97)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $22,000 ($16.32)
    Interest Earnings: $19,000 ($14.09)
    General Revenue - Other: $7,000 ($5.19)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $487,000 ($361.28)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $43,000 ($31.90)
    General Local Government Support: $5,000 ($3.71)
  • Tax - Property: $393,000 ($291.54)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $226,000 ($167.66)
    Public Utilities Sales: $91,000 ($67.51)
    Individual Income: $19,000 ($14.09)
    Other Selective Sales: $16,000 ($11.87)
    Other License: $8,000 ($5.93)

Ness City government finances - Debt in 2013 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $874,000 ($648.37)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $828,000 ($614.24)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $46,000 ($34.12)

Ness City government finances - Cash and Securities in 2013 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,713,000 ($1270.77)

4.07% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($43,902 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.07%
Kansas average:

7.12%

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

Businesses in Ness City, KS

  • MasterBrand Cabinets: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Ness City:

  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • KGYN (1210 AM; 50 kW; GUYMON, OK; Owner: TELNS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KGNO (1370 AM; 5 kW; DODGE CITY, KS; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KLTT (670 AM; 50 kW; COMMERCE CITY, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KVGB (1590 AM; 5 kW; GREAT BEND, KS; Owner: EAGLE RADIO INC.)
  • KXXX (790 AM; 5 kW; COLBY, KS; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KOA (850 AM; 50 kW; DENVER, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KKZN (760 AM; 50 kW; THORNTON, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KMXA (1090 AM; 50 kW; AURORA, CO; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Ness City:

  • K225AF (92.9 FM; NESS CITY, KS; Owner: KANZA SOCIETY, INC.)

Ness City fatal accident list:

Oct 29, 2013 11:30 PM, Sw J Road, Lat: 38.413289, Lon: -100.062947, Vehicles: 1, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Feb 8, 2009 09:45 PM, R-Rd, 160 Rd, Lat: 38.457419, Lon: -99.917306, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Aug 15, 1978 03:10 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Nov 6, 1977 05:30 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 14Number of bridges
  • 148ft / 45.4mTotal length
  • $1,663,000Total costs
  • 19,110Total average daily traffic
  • 4,232Total average daily truck traffic
  • 23,153Total future (year 2037) average daily traffic
New bridges in Ness City, KS - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 41930-1939
  • 31950-1959
  • 31990-1999
  • 32000-2009
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Ness City, KS

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

7
  • Call Sign: KB0SGS, Grant Date: 04/27/1995, Expiration Date: 04/27/2005, Cancellation Date: 04/28/2007, Registrant: Vernon K Burditt, 912 W Main, Ness City, KS 67560
  • Call Sign: KE0GS, Licensee ID: L01118772, Grant Date: 02/17/2006, Expiration Date: 03/28/2016, Cancellation Date: 03/29/2018, Registrant: Kenneth H Brackney, 503 Johnson St, Ness City, KS 67560
  • Call Sign: N0WNN, Licensee ID: L00653405, Grant Date: 04/11/2013, Expiration Date: 05/04/2023, Certifier: Corie L Burditt, Registrant: Corie L Burditt, 912 W Main, Ness City, KS 67560
  • Call Sign: N0WWH, Licensee ID: L00642354, Grant Date: 02/20/2003, Expiration Date: 05/18/2013, Cancellation Date: 05/19/2015, Registrant: Lemuel E Burditt, 601 E Sycamore, Ness City, KS 67560
  • Call Sign: WA0THN, Licensee ID: L00411866, Grant Date: 04/02/2013, Expiration Date: 05/04/2023, Registrant: Thomas E Mc Coy, Ness City, KS 67560
  • Call Sign: WA0ULX, Licensee ID: L00456914, Grant Date: 05/03/2013, Expiration Date: 07/27/2023, Certifier: Loman D Reile, Registrant: Loman D Reile, 17832 State Highway 96, Ness City, KS 67560
  • Call Sign: WB0ZTA, Licensee ID: L00677032, Grant Date: 05/10/2013, Expiration Date: 07/27/2023, Certifier: Vernon K Burditt, Registrant: Vernon K Burditt, 912 W Main, Ness City, KS 67560

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

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 8. The highest number of fires - 22 took place in 2003, and the least - 0 in 2008. The data has a dropping trend.
    Fire incident types in Ness City, KS When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (68.1%), and Structure Fires (16.7%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Ness City, KS
    • 9868.1%Outside Fires
    • 2416.7%Structure Fires
    • 1611.1%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 64.2%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Ness City, KS
Most common first names in Ness City, KS among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary2982.7 years
William1977.7 years
John1879.3 years
George1580.4 years
Henry1480.1 years
Ralph1184.6 years
Robert1071.4 years
James978.9 years
Anna883.6 years
Albert885.1 years
Most common last names in Ness City, KS among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Pfannenstiel1577.4 years
Leiker1375.2 years
Petersilie1279.8 years
Gabel1182.5 years
Cranston1180.2 years
Stoecklein1181.3 years
Holmes963.9 years
Schuler883.3 years
Walter882.2 years
Rupp883.0 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Ness City, KS
  • 88.1%Utility gas
  • 10.5%Electricity
  • 1.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.4%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Ness City, KS
  • 80.0%Utility gas
  • 20.0%Electricity


Ness City 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.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
There are 2 pilots and no other airmen in this city.
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