Plevna, Kansas

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Population in 2014: 97 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -2.0%
 
Males: 46  (48.3%)
Females: 51  (51.7%)
Median resident age:  56.9 years
Kansas median age:  36.5 years

Zip code: 67568

Estimated median household income in 2016: $48,709 (it was $26,875 in 2000)
Plevna:

$48,709
KS:

$54,935

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $25,780 (it was $14,353 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $54,297 (it was $26,100 in 2000)
Plevna:

$54,297
KS:

$144,900

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $40,890; Detached houses: $41,052

Median gross rent in 2016: $636.

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  • Races in Plevna, KS (2010)

    Plevna races chart
    • 9091.8%White alone
    • 66.1%Hispanic
    • 11.0%American Indian alone
    • 11.0%Two or more races
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Plevna: 78.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (22.7%), English (18.2%), American (13.6%), Irish (4.5%), Dutch (2.3%), Scotch-Irish (2.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1684 feet

Land area: 0.23 square miles.

Population density: 417 people per square mile   (low).

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For population 25 years and over in Plevna:

  • High school or higher: 97.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 23.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Plevna city:

  • Never married: 19.3%
  • Now married: 55.8%
  • Separated: 3.5%
  • Widowed: 8.8%
  • Divorced: 12.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $415 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $748 (2.9%)

Plevna satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Wichita, KS (56.7 miles , pop. 344,284).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (367.9 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Sylvia, KS (2.3 miles ), Abbyville, KS (2.4 miles) , Langdon, KS (2.9 miles) , Arlington, KS (3.0 miles ), Partridge, KS (3.4 miles ), Turon, KS (3.6 miles ), Stafford, KS (4.0 miles ), Nickerson, KS (4.2 miles ).

Latitude: 37.97 N, Longitude: 98.31 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 620

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

3.9%
Kansas:

3.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -18 (-15.4%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (33%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (24%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (37%)
  • Other services, except public administration (32%)
  • Educational services (26%)
  • Health care and social assistance (5%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (33%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (24%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (10%)
  • Material moving occupations (10%)
  • Community and social service occupations (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (32%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (26%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (21%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (16%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (5%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)

Average climate in Plevna, Kansas

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Tornado activity:

Plevna-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Kansas state average. It is 109% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/13/1990, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 21.1 miles away from the Plevna city center killed one person and injured 60 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 3/26/1991, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 14.1 miles away from the city center injured 5 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

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

On 2/15/1974 at 13:33:49, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 166.1 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 79.1 miles away from Plevna center
On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 368.7 miles away from the city center
On 9/6/1997 at 23:38:00, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 251.8 miles away from the city center
On 4/28/1998 at 14:13:01, a magnitude 4.2 (3.9 MB, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 220.7 miles away from Plevna 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 362.0 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 Reno County (13) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 7, Tornadoes: 5, Winter Storms: 3, Winds: 2, Fire: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Plevna topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Plevna:

  • LEISURE HOMESTEAD ASSN (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; STAFFORD, KS)
  • LEISURE HOMESTEAD AT STAFFORD (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; STAFFORD, KS)
  • STAFFORD COUNTY HOSPITAL HHA (Home Health Center, about 16 miles away; STAFFORD, KS)
  • STAFFORD DISTRICT HOSPITAL #4 (Hospital, about 16 miles away; STAFFORD, KS)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Plevna:

  • Hutchinson Community College (about 23 miles; Hutchinson, KS; Full-time enrollment: 4,174)
  • Barton County Community College (about 38 miles; Great Bend, KS; FT enrollment: 4,108)
  • Newman University (about 55 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 2,066)
  • Friends University (about 56 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 2,024)
  • Wichita Technical Institute (about 56 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 2,015)
  • Wichita State University (about 59 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 11,743)
  • Wichita Area Technical College (about 62 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 2,220)

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Notable locations in Plevna: Reno County Fire District 4 Station 3 (A), Plevna City Hall (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Plevna: Plevna Community Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Reno 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 2016: 9.0%
(9.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.3 people
Kansas:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  67.4%
Whole state:  66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  0.0%
Whole state:  5.8%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.3
Kansas average:

11.2

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Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Plevna city (based on Reno County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant16,40872
Mainline Protestant9,10728
Catholic7,0004
Other1,0036
Black Protestant6173
None30,376-
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: 13
Reno County:

2.06 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

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

0.16 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 34
Reno County:

5.39 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.84 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 40
Here:

6.34 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.7%
Kansas:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Reno County:

28.9%
Kansas:

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

12.0%
State:

13.4%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 0$0 1$325
Other Government Administration 0$0 7$341
Streets and Highways 0$0 1$250
Sewerage 0$0 1$155
Totals for Government 0$0 10$1,071

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

  • Current Operations - Financial Administration: $12,000 ($123.71)
    Sewerage: $6,000 ($61.86)
    Solid Waste Management: $5,000 ($51.55)
    Regular Highways: $4,000 ($41.24)
    Health Services - Other: $2,000 ($20.62)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $16,000 ($164.95)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $9,000 ($92.78)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $6,000 ($61.86)
    Solid Waste Management: $4,000 ($41.24)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $10,000 ($103.09)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $4,000 ($41.24)
    General Revenue, NEC: $2,000 ($20.62)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $3,000 ($30.93)
    General Support: $1,000 ($10.31)
  • Tax - Property: $11,000 ($113.40)
    Public Utilities: $4,000 ($41.24)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $103,000 ($1061.86)

4.90% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,412 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.90%
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 Sedgwick County, KS  0.82% ($33,117 average AGI)
from McPherson County, KS  0.28% ($32,015)
from Harvey County, KS  0.26% ($26,365)


5.35% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($33,981 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.35%
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 Sedgwick County, KS  0.99% ($28,975 average AGI)
to McPherson County, KS  0.24% ($29,017)
to Rice County, KS  0.24% ($26,458)

Strongest AM radio stations in Plevna:

  • KWLS (1290 AM; 5 kW; PRATT, KS; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KFTI (1070 AM; 10 kW; WICHITA, KS; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KVGB (1590 AM; 5 kW; GREAT BEND, KS; Owner: EAGLE RADIO INC.)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KWBW (1450 AM; 1 kW; HUTCHINSON, KS; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC.)
  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KMYR (1410 AM; 5 kW; WICHITA, KS; Owner: AGAPE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KGYN (1210 AM; 50 kW; GUYMON, OK; Owner: TELNS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KFH (1330 AM; 5 kW; WICHITA, KS; Owner: ENTERCOM WICHITA LICENSE, LLC)
  • KQAM (1480 AM; 5 kW; WICHITA, KS; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KOMA (1520 AM; 50 kW; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)

Strongest FM radio stations in Plevna:

  • KHMY (93.1 FM; PRATT, KS; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC.)
  • KGGG (94.7 FM; STERLING, KS; Owner: AD ASTRA PER ASPERA BROADCASTING, INC)
  • KHCC-FM (90.1 FM; HUTCHINSON, KS; Owner: HUTCHINSON COMMUNITY JR. COLLEGE)
  • KHUT (102.9 FM; HUTCHINSON, KS; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC.)
  • KCVW (94.3 FM; KINGMAN, KS; Owner: COMMUNITY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KSKU (97.1 FM; HUTCHINSON, KS; Owner: AD ASTRA PER ASPERA BROADCASTING, IN)
  • KFDI-FM (101.3 FM; WICHITA, KS; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KXKU (106.1 FM; LYONS, KS; Owner: AD ASTRA PER ASPERA B/CING, INC.)
  • KZSN (102.1 FM; HUTCHINSON, KS; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KICT-FM (95.1 FM; WICHITA, KS; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around Plevna:

  • KWCH-TV (Channel 12; HUTCHINSON, KS; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL BROADCASTING OF SO. CAROLINA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KPTS (Channel 8; HUTCHINSON, KS; Owner: KANSAS PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS SERVICE, INC.)
  • KSNC (Channel 2; GREAT BEND, KS; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION OF WICHITA)
  • KSNW (Channel 3; WICHITA, KS; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION OF WICHITA)
  • KWCV (Channel 33; WICHITA, KS; Owner: WLBB BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • KSCC (Channel 36; HUTCHINSON, KS; Owner: MERCURY BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KSAS-TV (Channel 24; WICHITA, KS; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KAKE-TV (Channel 10; WICHITA, KS; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Hwy 50 1 1/4 Mi S Huntsville Corner (Lat: 38.071389 Lon: -98.339500), Call Sign: KNCQ321
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.960 MHzGrant Date: 02/09/2012, Expiration Date: 03/16/2022Registrant: 28501 W 17th, Plevna, KS 67568, Phone: (620) 286-5331

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • WI01157B, 27516 W. Greenfield Rd. (Ks12806-A) (Lat: 37.926806 Lon: -98.326778), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 105.2 m, Overall height: 106.7 m, Call Sign: WQXG394
    Assigned Frequencies: 11385.0 MHz, 11385.0 MHz, 11385.0 MHz, 11385.0 MHz, 11385.0 MHz, 11385.0 MHz, 11385.0 MHz, 11385.0 MHzGrant Date: 02/25/2016, Expiration Date: 02/25/2026, Certifier: David WerblowRegistrant: T-Mobile Usa, Inc., 12920 Se 38th Street, Bellevue, WA 98006, Phone: (425) 383-8401, Fax: (425) 383-4040, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

2
  • Call Sign: KB0NUG, Licensee ID: L00855158, Grant Date: 04/28/2004, Expiration Date: 07/14/2014, Certifier: Alva F Goossen, Registrant: Alva F Goossen, Plevna, KS 67568-0027
  • Call Sign: N7ISF, Licensee ID: L01164894, Grant Date: 06/22/2006, Expiration Date: 09/04/2016, Registrant: Judith A Clegg, 907 N Langdon Rd, Plevna, KS 67568

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (88%)
  • Electricity (12%)

Plevna compared to Kansas state average:

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