Ramona, Kansas

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Population in 2013: 175 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +86.2%
Males: 89  (51.3%)
Females: 86  (48.7%)
Median resident age:  29.7 years
Kansas median age:  36.0 years

Zip code: 67475

Estimated median household income in 2013: $20,635 (it was $26,458 in 2000)
Ramona:

$20,635
KS:

$50,972

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $8,355 (it was $17,345 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $19,495 (it was $32,900 in 2000)
Ramona:

$19,495
KS:

$129,700

Median gross rent in 2013: $742.

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  • Races in Ramona, KS (2010)

    Ramona races chart
    • 17392.5%White alone
    • 73.7%Two or more races
    • 42.1%American Indian alone
    • 31.6%Hispanic
Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Ramona: 81.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (29.8%), German (8.8%), Irish (6.1%), English (1.8%), French (1.8%), Polish (1.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1433 feet

Land area: 0.30 square miles.

Population density: 593 people per square mile   (low).

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For population 25 years and over in Ramona:

  • High school or higher: 70.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 4.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 34.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Ramona city:

  • Never married: 30.1%
  • Now married: 43.3%
  • Separated: 1.3%
  • Widowed: 7.3%
  • Divorced: 18.0%

2 residents are foreign born (2.1% Europe).

This city:

2.1%
Kansas:

5.0%



According to our research of Kansas and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Ramona, Kansas as of February 05, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Ramona to the number of sex offenders is 182 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $843 (3.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $401 (2.5%)

Ramona satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Wichita, KS (64.6 miles , pop. 344,284).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (401.3 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Lost Springs, KS (2.4 miles) , Tampa, KS (2.5 miles) , Hope, KS (2.5 miles ), Herington, KS (2.9 miles ), Lincolnville, KS (3.0 miles ), Durham, KS (3.4 miles) , Carlton, KS (3.7 miles) , Woodbine, KS (3.8 miles ).

Latitude: 38.60 N, Longitude: 97.06 W

Area code: 785

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

4.5%
Kansas:

5.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -20 (-17.5%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (42%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (21%)
  • Public administration (16%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (11%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (20%)
  • Educational services (20%)
  • Accommodation and food services (20%)
  • Other services, except public administration (20%)
  • Public administration (20%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (42%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (26%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (11%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (11%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Management occupations (60%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (20%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (20%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (0%)

Average climate in Ramona, Kansas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Ramona-area historical tornado activity is near Kansas state average. It is 83% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/13/1990, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 13.6 miles away from the Ramona city center killed one person and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 3/13/1990, a category F5 tornado 33.3 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:

Ramona-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Kansas state average. It is 67% 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 149.0 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 246.3 miles away from Ramona 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 274.6 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 437.4 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 127.8 miles away from Ramona center
On 5/30/1991 at 22:07:44, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 132.5 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 Marion County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 5, Winter Storms: 4, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Ramona topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Ramona:

  • MEDICALODGES HERINGTON (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; HERINGTON, KS)
  • HERINGTON MUNICIPAL HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 9 miles away; HERINGTON, KS)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Ramona:

  • Kansas State University (about 49 miles; Manhattan, KS; Full-time enrollment: 20,703)
  • Emporia State University (about 50 miles; Emporia, KS; FT enrollment: 4,687)
  • Butler Community College (about 56 miles; El Dorado, KS; FT enrollment: 6,676)
  • Wichita Area Technical College (about 59 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 2,220)
  • Hutchinson Community College (about 60 miles; Hutchinson, KS; FT enrollment: 4,174)
  • Wichita State University (about 63 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 11,743)
  • Friends University (about 66 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 2,024)

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Notable locations in Ramona: Agricultural Producers Grain Elevator Number 7 (A), Marion County Fire District 3 Ramona Fire Department (B), Dirt Gambler's Museum (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Ramona: Trinity Lutheran Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Hotel: California Sisters LLC (Po Box 12).

Marion County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 63.6%
(61.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for other race residents, 80.4% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.8 people
Kansas:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  68.2%
Whole state:  66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  15.2%
Whole state:  5.8%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Ramona compared to Kansas state average:

  • Median household income significantly below 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 significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.6
Kansas average:

11.3

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (81%)
  • Wood (16%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Ramona city (based on Marion County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant4,81324
Mainline Protestant2,03611
Catholic1601
Orthodox351
Other4-
None5,612-
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: 6
Marion County:

4.91 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

1.96 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Marion County:

0.82 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

0.51 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
Marion County:

3.27 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.84 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 15
Here:

12.27 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.3%
Kansas:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Marion County:

28.9%
Kansas:

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

12.6%
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
Other Government Administration 0$0 8$409
Streets and Highways 0$0 1$103
Sewerage 0$0 1$25
Totals for Government 0$0 10$537

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

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $106,000 ($605.71)
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $12,000 ($68.57)
    Regular Highways: $6,000 ($34.29)
    Central Staff Services: $4,000 ($22.86)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $5,000 ($28.57)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $2,000 ($11.43)

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

  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $4,000 ($22.86)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $1,000 ($5.71)
  • Tax - Property: $18,000 ($102.86)
    Public Utilities: $2,000 ($11.43)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $76,000 ($434.29)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $105,000 ($600.00)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $174,000 ($994.29)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $7,000 ($40.00)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $21,000 ($120.00)

6.04% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($35,265 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.04%
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  1.01% ($42,283 average AGI)
from Harvey County, KS  0.86% ($25,282)
from McPherson County, KS  0.59% ($32,630)


7.07% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($30,640 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.07%
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 Harvey County, KS  0.93% ($31,628 average AGI)
to Sedgwick County, KS  0.85% ($35,897)
to McPherson County, KS  0.57% ($21,115)

Strongest AM radio stations in Ramona:

  • KSAL (1150 AM; 5 kW; SALINA, KS; Owner: EBC INC.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KFTI (1070 AM; 10 kW; WICHITA, KS; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KFRM (550 AM; 5 kW; SALINA, KS; Owner: TAYLOR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • WIBW (580 AM; 5 kW; TOPEKA, KS; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KKAR (1290 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KFH (1330 AM; 5 kW; WICHITA, KS; Owner: ENTERCOM WICHITA LICENSE, LLC)
  • KMYR (1410 AM; 5 kW; WICHITA, KS; Owner: AGAPE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Ramona:

  • KJRL (105.7 FM; HERINGTON, KS; Owner: GREAT PLAINS CHRISTIAN RADIO, INC)
  • KSAJ-FM (98.5 FM; ABILENE, KS; Owner: EBC, INC.)
  • KHCD (89.5 FM; SALINA, KS; Owner: HUTCHINSON COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • KJCK-FM (97.5 FM; JUNCTION CITY, KS; Owner: PLATINUM BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KBMP (90.5 FM; ENTERPRISE, KS; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KCVS (91.7 FM; SALINA, KS; Owner: VCY AMERICA, INC.)
  • KBLS (102.5 FM; NORTH FORT RILEY, KS; Owner: EBC, INC.)
  • KSKG (99.9 FM; SALINA, KS; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Ramona:

  • KAAS-TV (Channel 18; SALINA, KS; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • K25DS (Channel 25; JUNCTION CITY, KS; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)

Ramona fatal accident list:

Apr 8, 1990 03:20 PM, C851, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: W0MCJ
    Grant Date: 08/25/1987, Expiration Date: 08/25/1997, Cancellation Date: 09/01/1999
    Registrant: Alvin C Sader, Box 97, Ramona, KS 67475

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1
  • Service Call: 2
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