Phillipsburg, Kansas

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Population in 2017: 2,512 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: -5.8%
 
Males: 1,174  (46.8%)
Females: 1,338  (53.2%)
Median resident age:

44.4 years
Kansas median age:

36.7 years

Zip codes: 67661.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $50,494 (it was $36,356 in 2000)
Phillipsburg:

$50,494
KS:

$56,422

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $26,318 (it was $17,902 in 2000)

Phillipsburg city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $106,350 (it was $57,200 in 2000)
Phillipsburg:

$106,350
KS:

$150,600

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $85,962; detached houses: $86,068; mobile homes: $62,602

Median gross rent in 2017: $554.

March 2019 cost of living index in Phillipsburg: 73.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 8.1%
(8.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 5.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for other race residents, 24.0% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Phillipsburg, KS (2010)
    • 2,44394.7%White alone
    • 672.6%Hispanic
    • 281.1%Asian alone
    • 261.0%Two or more races
    • 130.5%Black alone
    • 40.2%American Indian alone

Races in Phillipsburg 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 Phillipsburg, Kansas as of May 24, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Phillipsburg is 844 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 (30.8%), American (16.9%), Irish (8.2%), English (4.9%), Dutch (4.1%), Scotch-Irish (2.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1951 feet

Land area: 1.60 square miles.

Population density: 1,575 people per square mile   (low).

Phillipsburg, Kansas map

43 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.7%
Kansas:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,471 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,342 (1.5%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lincoln, NE (157.6 miles , pop. 225,581).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (501.4 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities:

Glade, KS (2.2 miles),
Speed, KS (2.7 miles),
Agra, KS (3.3 miles ),
Kirwin, KS (3.5 miles ),
Prairie View, KS (3.8 miles),
Logan, KS (3.8 miles ),
Kensington, KS (3.9 miles ),
Long Island, KS (4.2 miles)

Latitude: 39.76 N, Longitude: 99.32 W

Area code: 785

Distribution of median household income in Phillipsburg, KS in 2017
Distribution of house value in Phillipsburg, KS in 2017
Phillipsburg satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 2 buildings, average cost: $58,000
  • 1999: 2 buildings, average cost: $152,500
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $70,000
  • 2002: 3 buildings, average cost: $73,400
  • 2003: 12 buildings, average cost: $78,200
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $375,000
  • 2006: 2 buildings, average cost: $102,500
  • 2007: 2 buildings, average cost: $125,000
  • 2008: 4 buildings, average cost: $113,400
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $210,000
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $200,000
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $200,000
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $200,000
  • 2015: 1 building, cost: $200,000
  • 2016: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2017: 1 building, cost: $140,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Phillipsburg, KS residents
Average permit cost in Phillipsburg, KS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.1%
Kansas:

3.7%
Historical population in Phillipsburg, KS
Historical housing units in Phillipsburg, KS
Most common industries in Phillipsburg, KS (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (12.4%)
  • Petroleum & coal products (9.7%)
  • Educational services (8.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.9%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.5%)
  • Construction (5.7%)
  • Public administration (4.5%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Petroleum & coal products (17.6%)
  • Construction (10.6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (6.3%)
  • Repair & maintenance (6.2%)
  • Truck transportation (5.4%)
  • Rail transportation (4.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.4%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (24.5%)
  • Educational services (13.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.9%)
  • Finance & insurance (8.8%)
  • Public administration (5.8%)
  • Social assistance (5.1%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (3.9%)
Most common occupations in Phillipsburg, KS (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.7%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (3.5%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.1%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (3.0%)
  • Registered nurses (3.0%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.3%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.7%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.4%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5.0%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.7%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.4%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.1%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (9.0%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8.0%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7.1%)
  • Registered nurses (6.5%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (5.1%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.4%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4.1%)

Average climate in Phillipsburg, Kansas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Phillipsburg-area historical tornado activity is near Kansas state average. It is 76% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/10/1985, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 9.3 miles away from the Phillipsburg city center injured 2 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/10/1985, a category F4 tornado 15.9 miles away from the city center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Phillipsburg-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Kansas state average. It is 58% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 373.2 miles away from Phillipsburg center
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 237.2 miles away from Phillipsburg 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 38.6 miles away from Phillipsburg center
On 11/3/2002 at 20:41:56, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 209.6 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 354.5 miles away from Phillipsburg 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 202.5 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 Phillips County (12) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Winter Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 4, Snowstorms: 2, Hurricane: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Phillipsburg topographic map

Main business address for: BROOKE CORP (INSURANCE AGENTS BROKERS & SERVICES).

Hospitals and medical centers in Phillipsburg:

  • HOSPICE SERVICES INC (424 EIGHTH STREET)
  • PHILLIPS COUNTY HOSPITAL (Government - Local, provides emergency services, 1150 STATE STREET)
  • PHILLIPS COUNTY HHA (784 SIXTH ST)
  • PHILLIPS CO HOME (784 6TH ST)
  • PHILLIPS COUNTY HOSPITAL LTCU (1150 STATE ST PO BOX 607)
  • PHILLIPS COUNTY RETIREMENT CENTER (EAST HWY 36 PO BOX 628)

Airports located in Phillipsburg:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Phillipsburg:

  • Fort Hays State University (about 62 miles; Hays, KS; Full-time enrollment: 8,728)
  • University of Nebraska at Kearney (about 67 miles; Kearney, NE; FT enrollment: 6,047)
  • Central Community College (about 94 miles; Grand Island, NE; FT enrollment: 4,159)
  • Barton County Community College (about 99 miles; Great Bend, KS; FT enrollment: 4,108)
  • Hutchinson Community College (about 140 miles; Hutchinson, KS; FT enrollment: 4,174)
  • Kansas State University (about 152 miles; Manhattan, KS; FT enrollment: 20,703)
  • University of Nebraska-Lincoln (about 157 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 20,817)

Public high school in Phillipsburg:

Public elementary/middle schools in Phillipsburg:

See full list of schools located in Phillipsburg

Library in Phillipsburg:

  • PHILLIPSBURG CITY LIBRARY (Operating income: $128,997; Location: 888 FOURTH STREET; 27,309 books; 808 audio materials; 779 video materials; 30 state licensed databases; 75 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Phillipsburg: Rangeland Co - Operative Grain Elevator Number 1 (A), Phillips County Sheriff's Department (B), Phillips County Courthouse (C), Phillipsburg Fire Department (D), Phillips County Emergency Medical Services (E), Phillips County Health Department (F), Phillipsburg City Library (G), Fort Bissell Museum (H), Phillipsburg City Hall (I), Phillipsburg Area Chamber of Commerce (J), McDill Huck Boyd Community Center (K). Display/hide their locations on the map

Main business address in Phillipsburg: BROOKE CORP (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Phillipsburg include: First Christian Church (A), Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses (B), Phillipsburg United Methodist Church (C), First Assembly of God Church (D), First Presbyterian Church (E), Calvary Baptist Church (F), Church of Christ (G), Church of God (H), First Baptist Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Tourist attractions: Fort Bissell Museum - City Park (Highway 36), C & R Railroad Museum (860 Park Street), McDill HUCK Boyd Community Center (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 860 Park Street).

Hotel: Mark V Motel (320 West State Street).

Court: Phillips-County - Clerk Of District Court (301 State Street).

Birthplace of: Mark Simoneau - 2005 NFL player (Philadelphia Eagles, born: Jan 16, 1977), McDill "Huck" Boyd - Newspaper editor.

Phillips 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:

2.3 people
Kansas:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

62.9%
Whole state:

66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

5.1%
Whole state:

5.8%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households
57 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
11 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities in 2010

People in group quarters in Phillipsburg in 2000:

  • 58 people in nursing homes
  • 31 people in wards in general hospitals for patients who have no usual home elsewhere
  • 4 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)

Banks with branches in Phillipsburg (2011 data):

  • First National Bank and Trust: First National Bank And Trust at 225 State Street, branch established on 1884/01/01; Convenience Bank Branch at 607 Second Street, branch established on 1983/09/15. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $176.8 mil, Deposits: $148.3 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Golden Plains Bankshares, Inc.
  • Farmers State Bank: at 110 W State St, branch established on 1909/01/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $32.5 mil, Deposits: $27.2 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 1 total offices, Holding Company: Phillips Holdings, Inc.
  • Farmers National Bank: at 759 State Street, branch established on 1921/02/26. Info updated 2012/01/19: Bank assets: $107.7 mil, Deposits: $93.3 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 5 total offices

For population 15 years and over in Phillipsburg:

Marital status in Phillipsburg, KS
  • Never married: 24.0%
  • Now married: 49.3%
  • Separated: 1.2%
  • Widowed: 11.8%
  • Divorced: 13.7%

For population 25 years and over in Phillipsburg:

  • High school or higher: 92.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.5%
  • Unemployed: 3.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 9.9 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.1
Kansas average:

11.1

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Phillipsburg, KS (based on Phillips County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant1,95313
Evangelical Protestant1,52814
Catholic4332
Other2572
None1,471-
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
Phillips County:

5.60 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

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

5.60 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

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

13.06 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

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

10.3%
Kansas:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

29.4%
State:

27.9%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

19.9%
Kansas:

13.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Phillipsburg:

51.2%
Kansas:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Phillipsburg:

48.2%
Kansas:

45.1%

Average BMI:
Here:

29.1
State:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

21.9%
Kansas:

21.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Phillipsburg:

11.7%
Kansas:

10.6%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Phillipsburg:

6.8
Kansas:

6.8

Overweight people:
Phillipsburg:

37.7%
Kansas:

33.6%

General health condition:
This city:

56.4%
Kansas:

55.2%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

76.4%
Kansas:

78.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Phillipsburg, KS Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Water Supply 5$16,880$40,5120$0
Streets and Highways 4$13,304$39,9120$0
Financial Administration 3$10,627$42,5080$0
Solid Waste Management 2$5,641$33,8460$0
Sewerage 1$3,151$37,8120$0
Parks and Recreation 1$2,698$32,3760$0
Police - Other 0$0 0$0
Correction 0$0 0$0
Local Libraries 0$0 0$0
Health 0$0 0$0
Fire - Other 0$0 0$0
Firefighters 0$0 0$0
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 0$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 2$1,790
Other Government Administration 0$0 8$758
Airports 0$0 1$354
Water Transport and Terminals 0$0 0$0
Welfare 0$0 0$0
Gas Supply 0$0 0$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 0$0
Hospitals 0$0 0$0
Electric Power 0$0 0$0
Natural Resources 0$0 0$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 0$0 0$0
Transit 0$0 1$2,374
Totals for Government 16$52,301$39,22612$5,276

Phillipsburg government finances - Expenditure in 2016 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $766,000 ($304.94)
    General - Other: $687,000 ($273.49)
    Parks and Recreation: $516,000 ($205.41)
    Solid Waste Management: $377,000 ($150.08)
    Sewerage: $371,000 ($147.69)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $348,000 ($138.54)
    Regular Highways: $330,000 ($131.37)
    Central Staff Services: $183,000 ($72.85)
    Air Transportation: $129,000 ($51.35)
    Libraries: $104,000 ($41.40)
    General Public Buildings: $69,000 ($27.47)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $40,000 ($15.92)
    Transit Utilities: $38,000 ($15.13)
    Local Fire Protection: $37,000 ($14.73)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $46,000 ($18.31)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $44,000 ($17.52)
    Solid Waste Management: $14,000 ($5.57)
    Air Transportation: $12,000 ($4.78)
    General Public Building: $9,000 ($3.58)
    Water Utilities: $8,000 ($3.18)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $4,000 ($1.59)
    Parks and Recreation: $2,000 ($0.80)
    Sewerage: $1,000 ($0.40)
    Local Fire Protection: $1,000 ($0.40)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $793,000 ($315.68)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $21,000 ($8.36)

Phillipsburg government finances - Revenue in 2016 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $371,000 ($147.69)
    Sewerage: $216,000 ($85.99)
    Air Transportation: $32,000 ($12.74)
    Parks and Recreation: $21,000 ($8.36)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $7,000 ($2.79)
    Other: $3,000 ($1.19)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Air Transportation: $365,000 ($145.30)
    Other: $145,000 ($57.72)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $394,000 ($156.85)
    Fines and Forfeits: $22,000 ($8.76)
    Rents: $11,000 ($4.38)
    Interest Earnings: $11,000 ($4.38)
    Sale of Property: $1,000 ($0.40)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,244,000 ($495.22)
    Transit Utilities: $31,000 ($12.34)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $177,000 ($70.46)
    Highways: $100,000 ($39.81)
    General Local Government Support: $9,000 ($3.58)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,015,000 ($404.06)
    Property: $779,000 ($310.11)
    Public Utilities Sales: $183,000 ($72.85)
    Other License: $5,000 ($1.99)

Phillipsburg government finances - Debt in 2016 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,001,000 ($796.58)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,810,000 ($720.54)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $191,000 ($76.04)

Phillipsburg government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $316,000 ($125.80)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,155,000 ($1255.97)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $271,000 ($107.88)
Businesses in Phillipsburg, KS
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1Lane Furniture1
Alco Stores1Pizza Hut1
FedEx1Subway1
H&R Block1U-Haul1
La-Z-Boy1

Strongest AM radio stations in Phillipsburg:

  • KKAN (1490 AM; 1 kW; PHILLIPSBURG, KS; Owner: WALTER C. SEIDEL)
  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KFRM (550 AM; 5 kW; SALINA, KS; Owner: TAYLOR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KKAR (1290 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KMMJ (750 AM; 11 kW; GRAND ISLAND, NE; Owner: JRK BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KLTT (670 AM; 50 kW; COMMERCE CITY, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KKPR (1460 AM; 5 kW; KEARNEY, NE; Owner: PLATTE RIVER RADIO, INC.)
  • KQNK (1530 AM; 1 kW; NORTON, KS; Owner: PIONEER COUNTRY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KGYN (1210 AM; 50 kW; GUYMON, OK; Owner: TELNS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KKZN (760 AM; 50 kW; THORNTON, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Phillipsburg:

  • KKAN-FM (95.3 FM; PHILLIPSBURG, KS; Owner: BARRACUDA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KQMA (92.5 FM; PHILLIPSBURG, KS; Owner: WALTER C. SEIDEL)
  • K216ED (91.1 FM; PHILLIPSBURG, KS; Owner: THE PRAISE NETWORK, INC.)
  • KFIX (96.9 FM; PLAINVILLE, KS; Owner: HULL BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Phillipsburg:

  • KLNE-TV (Channel 3; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)
Phillipsburg fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017

Phillipsburg fatal accident list:

Sep 13, 1998 05:39 PM, Us-36, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jun 28, 1996 07:42 PM, 36, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 5, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 28Number of bridges
  • 200ft / 61.5mTotal length
  • $2,667,000Total costs
  • 19,549Total average daily traffic
  • 3,207Total average daily truck traffic
  • 24,457Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic
New bridges in Phillipsburg, KS - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 21930-1939
  • 11940-1949
  • 11950-1959
  • 101960-1969
  • 11970-1979
  • 61980-1989
  • 31990-1999
  • 32000-2009
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Phillipsburg, KS

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

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 11. The highest number of reported fires - 40 took place in 2006, and the least - 0 in 2008. The data has a declining trend.
    Fire incident types in Phillipsburg, KS When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (48.2%), and Structure Fires (24.6%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Phillipsburg, KS
    • 9248.2%Outside Fires
    • 4724.6%Structure Fires
    • 4121.5%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 115.8%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Phillipsburg, KS
Most common first names in Phillipsburg, KS among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John4281.8 years
Mary3185.1 years
William2779.2 years
Charles2380.9 years
Walter2177.7 years
James1972.2 years
Frank1684.3 years
Fred1677.9 years
Robert1673.3 years
Margaret1684.9 years
Most common last names in Phillipsburg, KS among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Miller2383.1 years
Smith2178.9 years
Johnson1682.0 years
Kaiser1487.4 years
Horn1365.8 years
Bohl1277.3 years
Elliott1282.9 years
Vogel1286.1 years
Ehm1084.3 years
Jones981.3 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Phillipsburg, KS
  • 93.7%Utility gas
  • 4.9%Electricity
  • 0.6%Wood
  • 0.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Phillipsburg, KS
  • 66.7%Utility gas
  • 33.3%Electricity


Phillipsburg 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 significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Phillipsburg on our top lists:

  • #36 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in wards in general hospitals for patients who have no usual home elsewhere (population 1,000+)"
There are 6 pilots and 4 other airmen in this city.
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Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Michael Erhart (2)
  • Kevin Morgan (1)
  • Joe Kreutzer (1)
  • Gary W. Steffens (1)

Total of 3 patent applications in 2008-2020.