Potwin, Kansas

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Population in 2013: 439 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -3.9%
 
Males: 237  (54.1%)
Females: 202  (45.9%)
Median resident age:  44.8 years
Kansas median age:  36.0 years

Zip codes: 67123.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $44,357 (it was $39,091 in 2000)
Potwin:

$44,357
KS:

$50,972

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $24,001 (it was $18,254 in 2000)

Potwin city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $57,788 (it was $36,600 in 2000)
Potwin:

$57,788
KS:

$129,700

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $71,983; Detached houses: $77,633; Mobile homes: $24,279

Median gross rent in 2013: $788.

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  • Races in Potwin, KS (2010)

    Potwin races chart
    • 40089.1%White alone
    • 255.6%Hispanic
    • 153.3%Two or more races
    • 51.1%American Indian alone
    • 30.7%Asian alone
    • 10.2%Black alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Potwin: 81.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (27.0%), Irish (13.3%), English (12.7%), United States (9.8%), Welsh (6.7%), Italian (4.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1340 feet

Land area: 0.23 square miles.

Population density: 1,922 people per square mile   (low).

Potwin,KS real estate house value index trend

Potwin, Kansas map

For population 25 years and over in Potwin:

  • High school or higher: 93.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.8%
  • Unemployed: 4.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Potwin city:

  • Never married: 19.3%
  • Now married: 58.9%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 7.4%
  • Divorced: 14.4%

6 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.3%
Kansas:

5.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,333 (2.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,106 (2.1%)

Potwin satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Wichita, KS (24.5 miles , pop. 344,284).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (355.7 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Whitewater, KS (2.7 miles ), Elbing, KS (3.1 miles ), Towanda, KS (3.2 miles ), Benton, KS (3.4 miles ), El Dorado, KS (3.5 miles ), Burns, KS (3.6 miles ), Peabody, KS (4.1 miles ), Augusta, KS (4.1 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $100,000

Latitude: 37.94 N, Longitude: 97.02 W

Area code: 620

Potwin household income distribution Potwin home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.8%
Kansas:

5.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +5 (+1.1%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (20%)
  • Construction (12%)
  • Finance and insurance (12%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (32%)
  • Educational services (18%)
  • Finance and insurance (14%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (5%)
  • Information (5%)
  • Manufacturing (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (16%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (14%)
  • Transportation occupations (10%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (9%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (9%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (20%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (17%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (17%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (13%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (10%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (7%)
  • Production occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Potwin, Kansas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Potwin-area historical tornado activity is near Kansas state average. It is 89% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/26/1991, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 8.6 miles away from the Potwin city center killed 17 people and injured 225 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 3/13/1990, a category F5 tornado 25.4 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 60 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Potwin-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Kansas state average. It is 68% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/15/1995 at 00:31:33, a magnitude 4.1 (3.8 LG, 4.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 117.9 miles away from the city center
On 2/15/1974 at 13:33:49, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG) earthquake occurred 225.5 miles away from Potwin 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 229.1 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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 399.7 miles away from the city center
On 10/30/1998 at 17:41:22, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, 3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 85.0 miles away from Potwin center
On 1/18/1995 at 15:51:39, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 221.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Butler County (20) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 18
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 13, Storms: 12, Tornadoes: 7, Winter Storms: 5, Winds: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Potwin topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Potwin:

  • WHEAT STATE MANOR (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; WHITEWATER, KS)
  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER - EL DORADO (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; EL DORADO, KS)
  • SUSAN B ALLEN MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 13 miles away; EL DORADO, KS)
  • SUSAN B. ALLEN DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 13 miles away; EL DORADO, KS)
  • LAKEPOINT NURSING AND REHAB CENTER OF EL DORADO (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; EL DORADO, KS)

Amtrak station near Potwin:

  • 20 miles: NEWTON (5TH & MAIN STS.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Potwin:

  • Butler Community College (about 12 miles; El Dorado, KS; Full-time enrollment: 6,676)
  • Wichita Area Technical College (about 17 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 2,220)
  • Wichita State University (about 22 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 11,743)
  • Friends University (about 27 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 2,024)
  • Newman University (about 27 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 2,066)
  • Wichita Technical Institute (about 28 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 2,015)
  • Hutchinson Community College (about 50 miles; Hutchinson, KS; FT enrollment: 4,174)

Public elementary/middle school in Potwin:

See full list of schools located in Potwin

Library in Potwin:

  • POTWIN PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $13,161; Location: 126 N. RANDALL; 5,099 books; 266 audio materials; 958 video materials; 24 state licensed databases; 18 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Potwin: Potwin - Butler County Fire Department (A), Potwin Public Library (B), Potwin City Hall (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Potwin include: First United Methodist Church of Potwin (A), First Christian Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Potwin: 1917 Community House (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Butler County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 125. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

125
U.S.:

74

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.248. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 23.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.248
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 9.86. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 12.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.86
U.S.:

6.58

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 32.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 20.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

32.2
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 24.4. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 23.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.4
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 8.38. This is about average. Closest monitor was 23.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.38
U.S.:

9.14
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 11.4%
(12.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Kansas:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  71.8%
Whole state:  66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.1%
Whole state:  5.8%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Potwin 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 below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Banks with branches in Potwin (2011 data):

  • Emprise Bank: Potwin Emprise Branch at 100 South Randall, branch established on 1904/01/01. Info updated 2011/04/13: Bank assets: $1,461.9 mil, Deposits: $1,282.4 mil, headquarters in Wichita, KS, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 42 total offices, Holding Company: Emprise Financial Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.6
Kansas average:

11.3

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (67%)
  • Electricity (30%)
  • Wood (4%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Potwin city (based on Butler County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant10,59855
Mainline Protestant8,86626
Catholic7,8003
Other5714
None38,045-
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: 7
Butler County:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

1.96 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Butler County:

0.32 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

0.51 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 21
Butler County:

3.34 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.84 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 33
Here:

5.25 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.8%
Kansas:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Butler County:

28.5%
Kansas:

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

9.3%
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$280
Other Government Administration 1$2,482$29,7840$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$50
Streets and Highways 1$3,266$39,1920$0
Health 0$0 1$100
Local Libraries 0$0 1$478
Totals for Government 2$5,748$34,4884$908

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

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $133,000 ($302.96)
    General - Other: $71,000 ($161.73)
    Financial Administration: $65,000 ($148.06)
    Regular Highways: $50,000 ($113.90)
    Solid Waste Management: $22,000 ($50.11)
    Fire Protection: $8,000 ($18.22)
    Police Protection: $8,000 ($18.22)
    Libraries: $6,000 ($13.67)
    Parks & Recreation: $2,000 ($4.56)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $11,000 ($25.06)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Fire Protection: $3,000 ($6.83)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $80,000 ($182.23)

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

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $23,000 ($52.39)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $14,000 ($31.89)
    Highways: $2,000 ($4.56)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $11,000 ($25.06)
    Interest Earnings: $4,000 ($9.11)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $133,000 ($302.96)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $14,000 ($31.89)
    General Support: $8,000 ($18.22)
  • Tax - Property: $98,000 ($223.23)
    Public Utilities: $21,000 ($47.84)

Potwin government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $161,000 ($366.74)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $145,000 ($330.30)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $10,000 ($22.78)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $6,000 ($13.67)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $82,000 ($186.79)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $11,000 ($25.06)

6.91% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($45,695 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.91%
Kansas average:

6.43%

0.06% of residents moved from foreign countries ($233 average AGI)
Butler County:

0.06%
Kansas average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Sedgwick County, KS  3.60% ($47,043 average AGI)
from Cowley County, KS  0.15% ($41,382)
from Greenwood County, KS  0.14% ($24,290)


7.57% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($43,939 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.57%
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  3.64% ($42,933 average AGI)
to Cowley County, KS  0.17% ($32,000)
to Greenwood County, KS  0.11% ($24,120)

Strongest AM radio stations in Potwin:

  • KFTI (1070 AM; 10 kW; WICHITA, KS; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KFH (1330 AM; 5 kW; WICHITA, KS; Owner: ENTERCOM WICHITA LICENSE, LLC)
  • KQAM (1480 AM; 5 kW; WICHITA, KS; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KMYR (1410 AM; 5 kW; WICHITA, KS; Owner: AGAPE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KAHS (1360 AM; 1 kW; EL DORADO, KS; Owner: REUNION BROADCASTING L.L.C.)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KGGF (690 AM; 10 kW; COFFEYVILLE, KS; Owner: KGGF-KUSN, INC.)
  • KJRG (950 AM; 1 kW; NEWTON, KS)
  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • KNSS (1240 AM; 1 kW; WICHITA, KS; Owner: ENTERCOM WICHITA LICENSE, LLC)
  • KTBZ (1430 AM; 25 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Potwin:

  • KTLI (99.1 FM; EL DORADO, KS; Owner: ADONAI RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KFXJ (104.5 FM; AUGUSTA, KS; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KEYN-FM (103.7 FM; WICHITA, KS; Owner: ENTERCOM WICHITA LICENSE, LLC)
  • KYQQ (106.5 FM; ARKANSAS CITY, KS; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KFDI-FM (101.3 FM; WICHITA, KS; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KRBB (97.9 FM; WICHITA, KS; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KZSN (102.1 FM; HUTCHINSON, KS; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KICT-FM (95.1 FM; WICHITA, KS; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KFBZ (105.3 FM; HAYSVILLE, KS; Owner: ENTERCOM WICHITA LICENSE, LLC)
  • KMXW (92.3 FM; NEWTON, KS; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KKRD (107.3 FM; WICHITA, KS; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KCFN (91.1 FM; WICHITA, KS; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KMUW (89.1 FM; WICHITA, KS; Owner: WICHITA STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KRZZ-FM (96.3 FM; DERBY, KS; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KHCC-FM (90.1 FM; HUTCHINSON, KS; Owner: HUTCHINSON COMMUNITY JR. COLLEGE)
  • KBTL (88.1 FM; EL DORADO, KS; Owner: BUTLER COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE)

TV broadcast stations around Potwin:

  • KSNW (Channel 3; WICHITA, KS; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION OF WICHITA)
  • KSCC (Channel 36; HUTCHINSON, KS; Owner: MERCURY BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KSAS-TV (Channel 24; WICHITA, KS; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KWCV (Channel 33; WICHITA, KS; Owner: WLBB BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • KAKE-TV (Channel 10; WICHITA, KS; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)
  • KTQW-LP (Channel 53; WICHITA, KS; Owner: KNOWLEDGE L.C.)
  • KWCH-TV (Channel 12; HUTCHINSON, KS; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL BROADCASTING OF SO. CAROLINA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KCTU-LP (Channel 55; WICHITA, KS; Owner: RIVER CITY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KSMI-LP (Channel 51; WICHITA, KS; Owner: RIVER CITY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KPTS (Channel 8; HUTCHINSON, KS; Owner: KANSAS PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS SERVICE, INC.)
  • KFVT-LP (Channel 40; WICHITA, KS; Owner: LOCKE SUPPLY CO.)
  • K59DA (Channel 59; WICHITA, KS; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K15DD (Channel 15; WICHITA, KS; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1
  • 8277 Northwest 80th Street (Lat: 37.940333 Lon: -96.988361), Type: Mtower, Structure height: 47.2 m, Overall height: 51.2 m, Call Sign: KNKA255
    Assigned Frequencies: 880.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/05/2004, Expiration Date: 10/01/2014, Certifier: Carol L Tacker
    Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 1120 20th Street, Nw - Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 457-2055, Fax: (202) 457-3073, Email:

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

4
  • Clair M Billington, 9785 Nw 60th Street, Potwin, Kansas 67123 (Lat: 37.910556 Lon: -97.019861), Type: 82.3, Overall height: 76.2 m
    Registrant: 3167222723, Bradmurray@wichitatowers.Com, 4730 N. 24TH WEST
  • Clair M Billington, 9785 Nw 60th Street, Potwin, Kansas 67123 (Lat: 37.910556 Lon: -97.019861), Type: 82.3, Overall height: 76.2 m
    Registrant: 3167222723, Bradmurray@wichitatowers.Com, 4730 N. 24TH WEST
  • Julie Yurk, 2 Mi E (Lat: 37.939444 Lon: -96.989167), Type: 198.0, Overall height: 197 m
    Registrant: 9162511700, , 5700 WEST OAKS BLVD.
  • 2 Mi E (Lat: 37.939444 Lon: -96.989167), Type: 198.0, Overall height: 197 m
    Registrant: 3166843699, Light99@southwind.Net, 625 CARRAGE PKY STE 190

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • Lat: 38.005583 Lon: -96.993361, Call Sign: WNIL699
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.125 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/06/2012, Expiration Date: 04/09/2022
    Registrant: Ka-Comm.,Inc, 326 S Clark St, Salina, KS 67401, Phone: (785) 827-8555, Fax: (785) 827-1921, Email:
  • 1 Mi E And 3 Mi S (Lat: 37.868361 Lon: -96.957250), Call Sign: KNHG384, Licensee ID: L00374068
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.312 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/20/1998, Expiration Date: 10/18/2003, Cancellation Date: 12/21/2003
    Registrant: Butler County Rural Water District 7, 121 S Main 2, Whitewater, KS 67154, Phone: (316) 799-2775
  • 209 N Randall (Lat: 37.977806 Lon: -97.025306), Structure height: 6 m, Call Sign: WNWE249
    Assigned Frequencies: 457.475 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/13/2011, Expiration Date: 04/24/2021
    Registrant: Comm-Tronix, 1735 Mccormick, Wichita, KS 67213, Phone: (316) 263-5958, Fax: (316) 462-0555, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • POTWIN, 9785 Nw 60th Street, Potwin, Kansas 67123 (Lat: 37.910556 Lon: -97.019861), Type: Tower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 82.3 m, Call Sign: WQMG385
    Assigned Frequencies: 11265.0 MHz, 11265.0 MHz, 11265.0 MHz, 11265.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/30/2010, Expiration Date: 07/30/2020, Certifier: Jacques L Fluker
    Registrant: Pixius Communications, LLC, 1634 E. Central Ave, Wichita, KS 67214, Phone: (316) 219-8554, Fax: (316) 219-8600, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • 105 East Violet Street (Lat: 37.939167 Lon: -97.019472), Type: Tower, Structure height: 60.4 m, Call Sign: KUC850
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.720 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/20/1998, Expiration Date: 07/01/2008, Cancellation Date: 10/27/2004
    Registrant: Hill & Welch, 1330 New Hampshire Ave., Nw, #113, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 775-0070

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Potwin)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-38-112 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 183 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-235 SERIES (115 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 2445T , Serial Number: 38-78A0804, Year manufactured: 1978, Airworthiness Date: 11/09/1978
    Registrant (Individual): Jacqueline D Burwell, 7344 Nw River Valley Rd, Potwin, KS 67123

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 25
  • Hazardous Condition: 2
  • Service Call: 3

Incident types - Potwin

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Most common first names in Potwin, KS among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William872.5 years
John880.4 years
Charles882.1 years
Robert571.8 years
Doris578.2 years
James465.8 years
Fred488.1 years
George373.0 years
Dorothy383.7 years
Betty380.0 years
Most common last names in Potwin, KS among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Hinnen972.8 years
Whiteside678.7 years
Poe574.4 years
Smith572.2 years
Sommers577.6 years
Adams475.2 years
Crabtree479.0 years
Brenner477.7 years
Sharpsteen478.8 years
Ullum481.3 years

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