Raymond, Kansas

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Population in 2013: 78 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -17.9%
 
Males: 40  (52.5%)
Females: 38  (47.5%)
Median resident age:  53.4 years
Kansas median age:  36.0 years

Zip code: 67573

Estimated median household income in 2013: $42,823 (it was $20,000 in 2000)
Raymond:

$42,823
KS:

$50,972

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $30,212 (it was $12,654 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $32,627 (it was $20,800 in 2000)
Raymond:

$32,627
KS:

$129,700
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Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Raymond: 78.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (38.3%), United States (25.5%), Irish (8.5%), English (2.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1726 feet

Land area: 0.32 square miles.

Population density: 246 people per square mile   (very low).

Raymond, Kansas map

For population 25 years and over in Raymond:

  • High school or higher: 94.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 1.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 15.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Raymond city:

  • Never married: 22.5%
  • Now married: 72.5%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 5.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $205 (2.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $287 (1.2%)

Raymond satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Wichita, KS (71.6 miles , pop. 344,284).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (389.9 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Alden, KS (2.5 miles) , Chase, KS (2.5 miles ), Ellinwood, KS (3.2 miles ), Sterling, KS (3.5 miles ), Lyons, KS (3.5 miles ), Bushton, KS (4.0 miles ), Hudson, KS (4.2 miles) , Frederick, KS (4.3 miles) .

Latitude: 38.28 N, Longitude: 98.41 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 620

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

3.6%
Kansas:

5.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -29 (-23.4%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (64%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (11%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (7%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (4%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Educational services (31%)
  • Health care and social assistance (19%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (13%)
  • Wholesale trade (13%)
  • Public administration (13%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (29%)
  • Management occupations (18%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (18%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (11%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (31%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (25%)
  • Management occupations (19%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Production occupations (6%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)

Average climate in Raymond, Kansas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Raymond-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Kansas state average. It is 111% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/4/1950, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 23.1 miles away from the Raymond city center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 4/21/2001, a category F4 tornado 25.0 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 28 people and caused $43 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Raymond-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 175.5 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 98.6 miles away from Raymond 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 386.3 miles away from the city 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 83.0 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 273.4 miles away from Raymond 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 360.5 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 Rice County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 2

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

Hospitals and medical centers near Raymond:

  • ELLINWOOD DISTRICT HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 11 miles away; ELLINWOOD, KS)
  • WOODHAVEN CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; ELLINWOOD, KS)
  • HOSPITAL DISTRICT #1 OF RICE COUNTY Critical Access Hospitals (about 12 miles away; LYONS, KS)
  • GOOD SAMARITAN SOCIETY - LYONS (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; LYONS, KS)
  • LYONS GOOD SAMARITAN CTR (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; LYONS, KS)
  • STERLING PRESBYTERIAN MANOR (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; STERLING, KS)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Raymond:

  • Barton County Community College (about 20 miles; Great Bend, KS; Full-time enrollment: 4,108)
  • Hutchinson Community College (about 31 miles; Hutchinson, KS; FT enrollment: 4,174)
  • Fort Hays State University (about 65 miles; Hays, KS; FT enrollment: 8,728)
  • Newman University (about 71 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 2,066)
  • Friends University (about 71 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 2,024)
  • Wichita Technical Institute (about 72 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 2,015)
  • Wichita State University (about 73 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 11,743)

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Notable location: Raymond Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Church in Raymond: Raymond Baptist Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Rice 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: 0.0%
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Average household size:
This city:  2.0 people
Kansas:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  51.3%
Whole state:  66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  10.3%
Whole state:  5.8%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Raymond compared to Kansas state average:

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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

3.8
Kansas average:

11.3

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (81%)
  • Electricity (16%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Raymond city (based on Rice County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant3,24418
Evangelical Protestant1,34413
Catholic1,1003
Black Protestant2452
Other4-
None4,146-
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
Rice County:

2.99 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

1.96 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Rice County:

4.98 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.97 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.9%
Kansas:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Rice County:

28.8%
Kansas:

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

23.8%
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$320
Other Government Administration 0$0 1$494
Water Supply 0$0 1$1,078
Totals for Government 0$0 3$1,892

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

  • Current Operations - General Public Buildings: $33,000 ($423.08)
    General - Other: $12,000 ($153.85)
    Water Utilities: $7,000 ($89.74)
    Regular Highways: $7,000 ($89.74)
    Fire Protection: $6,000 ($76.92)
    Sewerage: $5,000 ($64.10)
    Financial Administration: $4,000 ($51.28)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $5,000 ($64.10)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $7,000 ($89.74)

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

  • Charges - All Other: $18,000 ($230.77)
    Sewerage: $4,000 ($51.28)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $4,000 ($51.28)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $28,000 ($358.97)
    Interest Earnings: $2,000 ($25.64)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $11,000 ($141.03)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $3,000 ($38.46)
    General Support: $1,000 ($12.82)
  • Tax - Property: $7,000 ($89.74)
    Public Utilities: $4,000 ($51.28)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $125,000 ($1602.56)

6.57% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($32,229 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.57%
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 Reno County, KS  1.68% ($26,458 average AGI)
from Sedgwick County, KS  0.54% ($26,842)
from Barton County, KS  0.48% ($26,588)


6.99% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($27,834 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.99%
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 Reno County, KS  1.27% ($31,622 average AGI)
to McPherson County, KS  0.54% ($30,368)
to Barton County, KS  0.48% ($18,706)

Strongest AM radio stations in Raymond:

  • KVGB (1590 AM; 5 kW; GREAT BEND, KS; Owner: EAGLE RADIO INC.)
  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • KFTI (1070 AM; 10 kW; WICHITA, KS; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KWLS (1290 AM; 5 kW; PRATT, KS; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KGYN (1210 AM; 50 kW; GUYMON, OK; Owner: TELNS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KSAL (1150 AM; 5 kW; SALINA, KS; Owner: EBC INC.)
  • KFRM (550 AM; 5 kW; SALINA, KS; Owner: TAYLOR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KWBW (1450 AM; 1 kW; HUTCHINSON, KS; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC.)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Raymond:

  • KGGG (94.7 FM; STERLING, KS; Owner: AD ASTRA PER ASPERA BROADCASTING, INC)
  • KHMY (93.1 FM; PRATT, KS; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC.)
  • KVGB-FM (104.3 FM; GREAT BEND, KS; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC.)
  • KHOK (100.7 FM; HOISINGTON, KS; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC.)
  • KHCC-FM (90.1 FM; HUTCHINSON, KS; Owner: HUTCHINSON COMMUNITY JR. COLLEGE)
  • KXKU (106.1 FM; LYONS, KS; Owner: AD ASTRA PER ASPERA B/CING, INC.)
  • KZLS (107.9 FM; GREAT BEND, KS; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KHCT (90.9 FM; GREAT BEND, KS; Owner: HUTCHINSON COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • KWBI (91.9 FM; GREAT BEND, KS; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KHUT (102.9 FM; HUTCHINSON, KS; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Raymond:

  • KSNC (Channel 2; GREAT BEND, KS; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION OF WICHITA)
  • KOOD (Channel 9; HAYS, KS; Owner: SMOKY HILLS PUBLIC TELEVISION CORP.)
  • 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.)
  • K30GD (Channel 30; GREAT BEND, KS; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 3 Mi N (Lat: 38.325000 Lon: -98.372556), Call Sign: KNFP487
    Assigned Frequencies: 158.460 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/04/2012, Expiration Date: 04/21/2022
    Registrant: Mobile Radio Service, Inc., 156 South Hwy 281, Great Bend, KS 67530, Phone: (620) 793-5443, Email:

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: LUSCOMBE 8A (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 86 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 45957 , Serial Number: 2484, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 03/05/1956
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Ray F Milsap, Po Box 38, Raymond, KS 67573, Other Owners: Jon D Milsap, Michael J Yagel
  • Aircraft: BEECH S35 (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 150 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO 520 SERIES (285 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 635RM , Serial Number: D-7561, Year manufactured: 1964, Airworthiness Date: 08/05/1964
    Registrant (Corporation): N635rm Inc, Po Box 38, Raymond, KS 67573

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1
  • Hazardous Condition: 1
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