Osawatomie, Kansas

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Population in 2013: 4,385 (98% urban, 2% rural). Population change since 2000: -5.6%
 
Males: 2,076  (47.4%)
Females: 2,309  (52.6%)
Median resident age:  36.5 years
Kansas median age:  36.0 years

Zip codes: 66064.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $34,147 (it was $29,104 in 2000)
Osawatomie:

$34,147
KS:

$50,972

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $20,646 (it was $15,353 in 2000)

Osawatomie city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $91,820 (it was $50,600 in 2000)
Osawatomie:

$91,820
KS:

$129,700

Median gross rent in 2013: $616.

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  • Races in Osawatomie, KS (2013)

    Osawatomie races chart
    • 4,09191.7%White alone
    • 1343.0%Two or more races
    • 1062.4%Black alone
    • 872.0%Hispanic
    • 110.2%American Indian alone
    • 30.07%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Osawatomie: 87.0 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (22.8%), English (15.0%), United States (14.0%), Irish (13.1%), Norwegian (3.5%), Scottish (2.7%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 865 feet

Land area: 4.44 square miles.

Population density: 987 people per square mile   (low).

Osawatomie,KS real estate house value index trend

Osawatomie, Kansas map

For population 25 years and over in Osawatomie:

  • High school or higher: 90.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 7.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.9%
  • Unemployed: 2.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Osawatomie city:

  • Never married: 35.2%
  • Now married: 41.6%
  • Separated: 1.4%
  • Widowed: 7.0%
  • Divorced: 14.9%

9 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.2%
Kansas:

5.0%



According to our research of Kansas and other state lists there were 32 registered sex offenders living in Osawatomie, Kansas as of August 01, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Osawatomie to the number of sex offenders is 137 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,672 (1.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,200 (1.5%)

Osawatomie satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Olathe, KS (27.4 miles , pop. 92,962).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Kansas City, MO (45.1 miles , pop. 441,545).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (407.7 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Paola, KS (2.5 miles ), Fontana, KS (2.8 miles) , Lane, KS (2.9 miles ), Rantoul, KS (3.0 miles ), Parker, KS (3.5 miles ), Hillsdale, KS (3.5 miles ), Greeley, KS (3.6 miles ), La Cygne, KS (3.8 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 7 buildings, average cost: $63,600
  • 2000: 6 buildings, average cost: $107,400
  • 2001: 7 buildings, average cost: $107,400
  • 2002: 6 buildings, average cost: $107,400
  • 2003: 8 buildings, average cost: $107,400
  • 2004: 10 buildings, average cost: $100,900
  • 2005: 7 buildings, average cost: $125,900
  • 2006: 7 buildings, average cost: $118,800
  • 2007: 15 buildings, average cost: $127,900
  • 2008: 7 buildings, average cost: $126,600
  • 2009: 3 buildings, average cost: $200,300
  • 2010: 3 buildings, average cost: $124,700
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $76,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 38.50 N, Longitude: 94.95 W

Area code: 913

Osawatomie household income distribution Osawatomie home values distribution

Crime rates in Osawatomie by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 00000010000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.022.10.00.00.00.0
Rapes 32211551681
per 100,000 63.943.143.321.721.5109.2110.722.0134.1179.422.9
Robberies 34210210000
per 100,000 63.986.343.321.70.043.722.10.00.00.00.0
Assaults 2126221910171322101615
per 100,000 447.5560.9476.7411.7215.1371.3287.9483.1223.5358.7343.4
Burglaries 3742582445522420201322
per 100,000 788.4906.11,256.8520.0968.01,135.9531.4439.2446.9291.5503.7
Thefts 152145164981591741008712110568
per 100,000 3,238.93,128.43,553.62,123.53,420.13,800.82,214.31,910.42,703.92,354.31,556.8
Auto thefts 1611131061263586
per 100,000 340.9237.3281.7216.7129.1262.1132.965.9111.7179.4137.4
Arson 42202020001
per 100,000 85.243.143.30.043.00.044.30.00.00.022.9
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 292.8) 387.0395.7411.8254.9286.4444.7347.1235.9312.6358.2203.5

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Crime rate in Osawatomie detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 17 (11 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.52
Kansas average:

2.64
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.7%
Kansas:

5.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +3 (+0.1%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (21%)
  • Manufacturing (17%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (15%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Wholesale trade (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (47%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
  • Manufacturing (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (27%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (13%)
  • Transportation occupations (13%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (4%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (17%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (14%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (11%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Osawatomie, Kansas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Osawatomie-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 30.0 miles away from the Osawatomie city center killed 44 people and injured 207 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/12/1964, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 13.3 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:

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

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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 309.9 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 311.5 miles away from Osawatomie 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 382.5 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 323.0 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 274.3 miles away from Osawatomie center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 275.9 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 (12).
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 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Osawatomie topographic map

Birthplace of: Lynn Dickey - Football player, B. H. Born - Basketball player, Lafayette Russell - Football player.

Hospitals and medical centers in Osawatomie:

  • OSAWATOMIE STATE HOSP PSYCHIATRIC (P O BOX 500)
  • LIFE CARE CENTER OF OSAWATOMIE (1615 PARKER AVE)
  • OSAWATOMIE REST HOME (514 LEROY P O BOX 309)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Osawatomie:

  • Baker University (about 23 miles; Baldwin City, KS; Full-time enrollment: 2,752)
  • MidAmerica Nazarene University (about 28 miles; Olathe, KS; FT enrollment: 2,158)
  • Johnson County Community College (about 32 miles; Overland Park, KS; FT enrollment: 11,976)
  • Wright Career College (about 34 miles; Overland Park, KS; FT enrollment: 3,107)
  • University of Kansas (about 36 miles; Lawrence, KS; FT enrollment: 22,788)
  • Rockhurst University (about 42 miles; Kansas City, MO; FT enrollment: 2,013)
  • University of Missouri-Kansas City (about 43 miles; Kansas City, MO; FT enrollment: 10,544)

Public high school in Osawatomie:

Public elementary/middle schools in Osawatomie:

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Library in Osawatomie:

  • OSAWATOMIE PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $93,532; Location: 527 BROWN AVENUE; 24,041 books; 223 audio materials; 1,038 video materials; 30 state licensed databases)

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Notable locations in Osawatomie: Osawatomie Golf Course (A), Mills House Recreational Vehicle Park (B), Osawatomie Water Treatment Plant (C), Osawatomie Municipal Power Plant (D), Osawatomie Police Department (E), John Brown Museum (F), Osawatomie State Hospital Fire Department (G), Osawatomie Fire Department (H), Osawatomie Public Library (I), Osawatomie City Auditorium (J), Osawatomie Public Works (K), Osawatomie City Hall (L), Osawatomie Railroad Museum (M), Memorial Hall (N), Osawatomie Chamber of Commerce (O). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Osawatomie include: Faith Baptist Church (A), Victory Baptist Church (B), First United Methodist Church (C), Community of Christ (D), First Christian Church (E), First Baptist Church (F), Osawatomie Southern Baptist Church (G), Church of Christ (H), Osawatomie Church of the Nazarene (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Elmdale Cemetery (1), Osawatomie Cemetery (2), Osawatomie State Hospital Cemetery (3), Oakwood Cemetery (4), Brown Cemetery (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Park in Osawatomie: John Brown State Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Osawatomie Museum Foundation Inc (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 628 Main Street).

Hotels: Eastgate Inn (304 Eastgate Drive), Landmark Inn (304 Eastgate Drive), Country Vintage Inn (1117 6th Street).

Court: Osawatomie City - Municipal Court (5th Main).

Miami County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 23.2%
(22.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 55.6% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Kansas:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  65.4%
Whole state:  66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  8.3%
Whole state:  5.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households

People in group quarters in Osawatomie in 2010:

  • 182 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals and psychiatric units in other hospitals
  • 82 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 24 people in group homes intended for adults

People in group quarters in Osawatomie in 2000:

  • 176 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals or wards
  • 87 people in nursing homes
  • 76 people in state prisons

Osawatomie, Kansas environmental map by EPA

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Osawatomie compared to Kansas state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Banks with branches in Osawatomie (2011 data):

  • First Option Bank: at 601 Main Street, branch established on 1923/09/06. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $223.1 mil, Deposits: $200.6 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Osawatomie Agency, Inc., The
  • Landmark National Bank: Osawatomie Branch at 600 Main Street, 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.
  • Great Southern Bank: Osawatomie Branch at 519 South Sixth Street, branch established on 1923/08/23. Info updated 2012/02/03: Bank assets: $3,788.7 mil, Deposits: $2,986.3 mil, headquarters in Reeds Spring, MO, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 109 total offices, Holding Company: Great Southern Bancorp, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.1
Kansas average:

11.3

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (69%)
  • Electricity (26%)
  • Wood (3%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Osawatomie city (based on Miami County data)

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
Miami County:

1.29 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

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

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
Miami County:

3.88 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.80 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.2%
Kansas:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Miami County:

29.1%
Kansas:

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

13.0%
State:

13.4%
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
Financial Administration 0$0 1$448
Other Government Administration 7$30,447$52,1950$0
Police Protection - Officers 16$44,808$33,6063$1,519
Police - Other 5$14,746$35,3906$3,688
Firefighters 0$0 28$25,044
Streets and Highways 8$27,378$41,0670$0
Sewerage 4$12,938$38,8140$0
Parks and Recreation 3$9,649$38,5960$0
Water Supply 2$8,735$52,4100$0
Electric Power 2$8,276$49,6560$0
Local Libraries 1$3,028$36,3366$4,709
Other and Unallocable 7$30,015$51,4540$0
Totals for Government 55$190,020$41,45944$35,408

Osawatomie government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $2,568,000 ($585.63)
    Water Utilities: $650,000 ($148.23)
    Sewerage: $496,000 ($113.11)
    General - Other: $388,000 ($88.48)
    Local Fire Protection: $371,000 ($84.61)
    Police Protection: $349,000 ($79.59)
    Regular Highways: $315,000 ($71.84)
    Parks and Recreation: $304,000 ($69.33)
    Solid Waste Management: $292,000 ($66.59)
    Central Staff Services: $176,000 ($40.14)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities, NEC: $132,000 ($30.10)
    Libraries: $59,000 ($13.45)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $41,000 ($9.35)
    Housing and Community Development: $11,000 ($2.51)
  • Electric Utilities - Interest on Debt: $19,000 ($4.33)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $142,000 ($32.38)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $48,000 ($10.95)
    Central Staff Services: $47,000 ($10.72)
    Parks and Recreation: $43,000 ($9.81)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities, NEC: $42,000 ($9.58)
    Electric Utilities: $41,000 ($9.35)
    Local Fire Protection: $40,000 ($9.12)
    Water Utilities: $36,000 ($8.21)
    Police Protection: $28,000 ($6.39)
    Sewerage: $16,000 ($3.65)
    Regular Highways: $16,000 ($3.65)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,358,000 ($537.74)

Osawatomie government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $526,000 ($119.95)
    Solid Waste Management: $291,000 ($66.36)
    All Other: $46,000 ($10.49)
    Parks and Recreation: $12,000 ($2.74)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $17,000 ($3.88)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $317,000 ($72.29)
    Highways: $5,000 ($1.14)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $74,000 ($16.88)
    Fines and Forfeits: $59,000 ($13.45)
    Special Assessments: $25,000 ($5.70)
    Interest Earnings: $18,000 ($4.10)
    Sale of Property: $11,000 ($2.51)
    Rents: $2,000 ($0.46)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $2,732,000 ($623.03)
    Water Utilities: $739,000 ($168.53)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $134,000 ($30.56)
    All Other: $15,000 ($3.42)
    General Local Government Support: $5,000 ($1.14)
  • Tax - Property: $1,009,000 ($230.10)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $120,000 ($27.37)
    Public Utilities Sales: $91,000 ($20.75)
    Other License: $68,000 ($15.51)
    Individual Income: $66,000 ($15.05)
    Other Selective Sales: $7,000 ($1.60)

Osawatomie government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,363,000 ($1223.03)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,912,000 ($1120.18)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $451,000 ($102.85)

Osawatomie government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,057,000 ($241.05)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $43,000 ($9.81)

6.07% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($42,178 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.07%
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 Johnson County, KS  2.39% ($47,627 average AGI)
from Linn County, KS  0.39% ($32,413)
from Franklin County, KS  0.26% ($25,903)


6.80% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($40,505 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.80%
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 Johnson County, KS  2.55% ($39,810 average AGI)
to Franklin County, KS  0.42% ($33,560)
to Jackson County, MO  0.38% ($48,733)

Strongest AM radio stations in Osawatomie:

  • 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)
  • KCMO (710 AM; 10 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA KANSAS CITY PARTNERSHIP)
  • 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)
  • WIBW (580 AM; 5 kW; TOPEKA, KS; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • KPHN (1190 AM; 5 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KKOW (860 AM; 10 kW; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: AMERICAN MEDIA INVESTMENTS)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Osawatomie:

  • KCFX (101.1 FM; HARRISONVILLE, MO; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA KANSAS CITY PARTNERSHIP)
  • KCHZ (95.7 FM; OTTAWA, KS; Owner: SYNCOM RADIO CORPORATION)
  • KZPL (97.3 FM; LEE'S SUMMIT, MO; Owner: UNION FIRST BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • 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)
  • KCMO-FM (94.9 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA KANSAS CITY PARTNERSHIP)
  • KMXV (93.3 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WDAF-FM (106.5 FM; LIBERTY, MO; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KPRS (103.3 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: CARTER BROADCAST GROUP, INC.)
  • KUDL (98.1 FM; KANSAS CITY, KS; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KANU (91.5 FM; LAWRENCE, KS; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF KANSAS)
  • KCCV-FM (92.3 FM; OLATHE, KS; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KRBW (90.5 FM; OTTAWA, KS; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Osawatomie:

  • KMBC-TV (Channel 9; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: KMBC HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KMCI (Channel 38; LAWRENCE, KS; Owner: SCRIPPS HOWARD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • 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.)
Osawatomie fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

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


Osawatomie fatal accident list:

Nov 2, 2010 07:40 PM, Us-169, Lat: 38.45789, Lon: -94.96445, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 2
Jun 18, 2009 06:00 AM, Us-169, Main Street, Lat: 38.50452, Lon: -94.93252, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Apr 28, 2008 05:57 PM, Oneal St, Main St, Lat: 38.50311, Lon: -94.93677, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jul 26, 1997 00:25 AM, Main, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jun 18, 1995 00:39 AM, 169, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jun 21, 1988 06:42 PM, Walnut, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 13Number of bridges
  • 106m348ftTotal length
  • $7,156,000Total costs
  • 26,493Total average daily traffic
  • 2,983Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 21930-1939
  • 31940-1949
  • 11960-1969
  • 21970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 11990-1999
  • 32000-2009
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Osawatomie, KS

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Osawatomie, KS)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • OSAWATOMIE, Mo Pac Railroad Yards 800 Ft W Us Hwy 169 6th St (Lat: 38.492222 Lon: -94.952222), Type: Tower, Structure height: 115.8 m, Call Sign: WNTL478
    Assigned Frequencies: 928.168 MHz, 952.168 MHz, 928.756 MHz, 952.756 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/28/2011, Expiration Date: 11/14/2021
    Registrant: Union Pacific Railroad, 1400 Douglas St. Stop 0650, Omaha, NE 68179, Phone: (402) 544-1777, Fax: (402) 233-3179, Email:
  • OSAWATOMIE, Lat: 38.469444 Lon: -94.971389, Call Sign: WQHA640
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.256 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/12/2007, Expiration Date: 06/12/2017, Certifier: Joan Boyer
    Registrant: Sensus, 450 N Gallatin Ave, Uniontown, PA 15401, Phone: (800) 638-3748, Fax: (800) 888-2403, Email:
  • OSAWATOMIE, Mprr Yds 800 Ft W Of Us Hwy 169 6th St (Lat: 38.492222 Lon: -94.952222), Type: Tower, Structure height: 115.8 m, Call Sign: WJK27
    Assigned Frequencies: 6735.00 MHz, 6695.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/25/2012, Expiration Date: 11/20/2022
    Registrant: Prokarma, 222 S 15th St Suite 505n, Omaha, NE 68102, Phone: (402) 522-5068, Fax: (402) 233-3179, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

2
  • Missouri Pacific Railroad Yard (Lat: 38.492222 Lon: -94.952194), Type: Tower, Structure height: 121.9 m, Call Sign: KAA275
    Assigned Frequencies: 454.350 MHz, 152.150 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/21/2009, Expiration Date: 04/01/2019
    Registrant: Blooston, Mordkofsky, Dickens, Duffy & Prendergast, LLP, 2120 L Street, N.W., Washington, DC 20037, Phone: (202) 659-0830, Fax: (202) 828-5568, Email:
  • Missouri Pacific Railroad Yard (Lat: 38.492222 Lon: -94.952167), Call Sign: WRV938
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.240 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/21/2009, Expiration Date: 04/01/2019
    Registrant: Blooston, Mordkofsky, Dickens, Duffy & Prendergast, LLP, 2120 L Street, N.W., Washington, DC 20037, Phone: (202) 659-0830, Fax: (202) 828-5568

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

27 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Osawatomie)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

5
  • Aircraft: BELLANCA 17-30A (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 142 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO 520 SERIES (285 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1287R , Serial Number: 30410, Year manufactured: 1971, Airworthiness Date: 12/11/1971
    Registrant (Corporation): Punsit Valley Trucking Inc, 605 Oscar St, Osawatomie, KS 66064
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 152 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING 0-235 SERIES (115 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 25494 , Serial Number: 15280693, Year manufactured: 1977, Airworthiness Date: 10/21/1977
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Kalman Sr Febert, 532 Pacific Ave, Osawatomie, KS 66064, Other Owners: Barbara Febert, Kalman Jr Febert
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-24-400 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 157 mph), Engine: LYCOMING IO-720 (400 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8459P , Serial Number: 26-34, Year manufactured: 1964, Airworthiness Date: 06/15/1964
    Registrant (Corporation): Songbird Aviation, 37050 Us 169 Hwy, Osawatomie, KS 66064
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-24-260 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 135 mph), Engine: LYCOMING IO-540 SER (300 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8934P , Serial Number: 24-4390, Airworthiness Date: 02/27/1991
    Registrant (Corporation): Songbird Aviation Inc, 37050 Us 169 Hwy, Osawatomie, KS 66064
  • Aircraft: BELLANCA 17-30A (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 142 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO 520 SERIES (285 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9525E , Serial Number: 76-30839, Year manufactured: 1976, Airworthiness Date: 08/13/1976
    Registrant (Individual): George R Kern, 605 Oscar St, Osawatomie, KS 66064

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 118
  • Hazardous Condition: 34
  • Good Intent Call: 5

Incident types - Osawatomie

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Osawatomie, KS
Most common first names in Osawatomie, KS among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William5377.1 years
John4873.3 years
Charles4373.5 years
Mary4177.9 years
George3977.7 years
James3672.1 years
Robert3369.7 years
Helen3280.2 years
Dorothy2777.7 years
Ethel2383.2 years
Most common last names in Osawatomie, KS among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith4776.2 years
Johnson1875.9 years
Wilson1778.0 years
Weaver1680.6 years
Davis1674.7 years
Williams1668.9 years
White1474.3 years
Miller1480.2 years
Martin1379.2 years
Robinson1375.4 years
Businesses in Osawatomie, KS
NameCountNameCount
H&R Block1SONIC Drive-In1
Pizza Hut1YMCA1
RadioShack1

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