Scammon, Kansas

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Population in 2014: 461 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -7.1%
 
Males: 238  (51.8%)
Females: 223  (48.2%)
Median resident age:  44.6 years
Kansas median age:  36.0 years

Zip codes: 66773.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $41,954 (it was $35,268 in 2000)
Scammon:

$41,954
KS:

$50,972

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $20,688 (it was $15,926 in 2000)

Scammon city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $71,921 (it was $37,500 in 2000)
Scammon:

$71,921
KS:

$129,700

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $90,877; Detached houses: $99,922; Mobile homes: $24,015

Median gross rent in 2013: $698.

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  • Races in Scammon, KS (2010)

    Scammon races chart
    • 45594.4%White alone
    • 122.5%Two or more races
    • 71.5%Hispanic
    • 40.8%Asian alone
    • 30.6%American Indian alone
    • 10.2%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Scammon: 79.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (25.5%), Irish (16.2%), English (12.7%), French (10.3%), United States (8.5%), Italian (6.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 900 feet

Land area: 0.63 square miles.

Population density: 727 people per square mile   (low).

Scammon,KS real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Scammon:

  • High school or higher: 87.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.0%
  • Unemployed: 7.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Scammon city:

  • Never married: 24.5%
  • Now married: 57.8%
  • Separated: 0.6%
  • Widowed: 6.8%
  • Divorced: 10.2%



According to our research of Kansas and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Scammon, Kansas as of July 29, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Scammon to the number of sex offenders is 473 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,027 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $590 (1.0%)

Scammon satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Springfield, MO (84.7 miles , pop. 151,580).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Tulsa, OK (100.6 miles , pop. 393,049).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (329.2 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Roseland, KS (1.3 miles) , Weir, KS (1.8 miles ), Cherokee, KS (2.1 miles ), West Mineral, KS (2.4 miles ), Columbus, KS (2.7 miles ), Chicopee, KS (2.9 miles ), Pittsburg, KS (3.4 miles ), Asbury, MO (3.5 miles ).

Latitude: 37.28 N, Longitude: 94.82 W

Area code: 620

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

4.0%
Kansas:

3.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +31 (+6.7%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (27%)
  • Manufacturing (20%)
  • Construction (16%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (12%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Information (4%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (42%)
  • Educational services (28%)
  • Construction (9%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (3%)
  • Retail trade (2%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (22%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (20%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Material moving occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (21%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (17%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (10%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Scammon, Kansas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Scammon, Kansas average temperatures Scammon, Kansas average precipitation Scammon, Kansas humidity Scammon, Kansas wind speed Scammon, Kansas snowfall Scammon, Kansas sunshine Scammon, Kansas clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Scammon-area historical tornado activity is near Kansas state average. It is 99% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/4/2003, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 18.2 miles away from the Scammon city center killed 4 people and injured 30 people and caused $20 million in damages.

On 9/27/1959, a category F4 tornado 18.9 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured one person and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Scammon-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Kansas state average. It is 73% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/4/2001 at 06:42:12, a magnitude 4.7 (4.2 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 205.0 miles away from the city center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 206.2 miles away from Scammon center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 274.5 miles away from the city center
On 5/4/1991 at 01:18:54, a magnitude 5.0 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 280.7 miles away from the city center
On 9/26/1990 at 13:18:51, a magnitude 5.0 (4.7 MB, 4.8 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 7.7 mi) earthquake occurred 291.2 miles away from Scammon 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 202.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Cherokee County (17) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 12, Storms: 12, Tornadoes: 6, Winter Storms: 3, Winds: 2, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Scammon topographic map

Birthplace of: Fred McMullin - Major League Baseball player, George Barr (umpire) - Baseball umpire.

Hospitals and medical centers near Scammon:

  • MAUDE NORTON MEMORIAL CITY HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 8 miles away; COLUMBUS, KS)
  • MEDICALODGES COLUMBUS (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; COLUMBUS, KS)
  • BEVERLY NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; PITTSBURG, KS)
  • SOUTHERNCARE PITTSBURG (Hospital, about 11 miles away; PITTSBURG, KS)
  • MEDICALODGE SOUTH (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; PITTSBURG, KS)
  • MEDICALODGES PITTSBURG (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; PITTSBURG, KS)
  • COMMUNITY HOSPICE OF AMERICA-SOUTHEAST KANSAS (Hospital, about 11 miles away; PITTSBURG, KS)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Scammon:

  • Pittsburg State University (about 11 miles; Pittsburg, KS; Full-time enrollment: 6,838)
  • Missouri Southern State University (about 24 miles; Joplin, MO; FT enrollment: 4,456)
  • Northeastern Oklahoma A&M College (about 28 miles; Miami, OK; FT enrollment: 2,075)
  • Crowder College (about 41 miles; Neosho, MO; FT enrollment: 3,675)
  • Allen County Community College (about 56 miles; Iola, KS; FT enrollment: 2,089)
  • NorthWest Arkansas Community College (about 74 miles; Bentonville, AR; FT enrollment: 5,634)
  • John Brown University (about 77 miles; Siloam Springs, AR; FT enrollment: 2,097)

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Notable locations in Scammon: Scammon Wastewater Treatment Facility (A), Scammon Volunteer Fire Department (B), Scammon City Hall (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Scammon include: Saint Bridget Catholic Church (A), Community of Christ (B), Scammon Presbyterian Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cherokee 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 2013 was 74.2. This is about average.

City:

74.2
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2004 was 0.0317. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 24.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0317
U.S.:

0.2932

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2004 was 6.56. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.56
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2004 was 0.546. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 15.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.546
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 33.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 22.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

33.8
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 15.2. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 20.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

15.2
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2010 was 9.55. This is about average. Closest monitor was 24.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.55
U.S.:

9.35

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2007 was 0.00934. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 20.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00934
U.S.:

0.01376
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 9.4%
(9.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Kansas:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  66.7%
Whole state:  66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  8.3%
Whole state:  5.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 1.0% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.3
Kansas average:

11.3

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Scammon city (based on Cherokee County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant5,73934
Catholic3,7004
Mainline Protestant2,46318
Other1353
Black Protestant251
None9,541-
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
Cherokee County:

2.82 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

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

4.69 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.84 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 13
Here:

6.10 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.5%
Kansas:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Cherokee County:

29.4%
Kansas:

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

15.1%
State:

13.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

50.6%
Kansas:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

51.3%
State:

45.1%

Average BMI:
Scammon:

29.1
State:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

22.2%
Kansas:

21.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Scammon:

10.4%
Kansas:

10.6%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Scammon:

6.8
Kansas:

6.8

Overweight people:
Scammon:

41.0%
State:

33.6%

General health condition:
This city:

56.5%
Kansas:

55.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Scammon:

81.4%
Kansas:

78.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Scammon, KS Residents
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$476
Other Government Administration 0$0 1$760
Judicial and Legal 0$0 2$310
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 1$860
Firefighters 0$0 2$100
Water Supply 1$3,680$44,1601$150
Totals for Government 1$3,680$44,1608$2,656

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

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $76,000 ($164.86)
    Financial Administration: $31,000 ($67.25)
    Regular Highways: $20,000 ($43.38)
    Fire Protection: $15,000 ($32.54)
    Police Protection: $7,000 ($15.18)
    General - Other: $3,000 ($6.51)
    Parks & Recreation: $1,000 ($2.17)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $9,000 ($19.52)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $20,000 ($43.38)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $52,000 ($112.80)

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

  • Charges - All Other: $6,000 ($13.02)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $44,000 ($95.44)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $14,000 ($30.37)
    General Revenue, NEC: $7,000 ($15.18)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $82,000 ($177.87)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $36,000 ($78.09)
    General Support: $8,000 ($17.35)
  • Tax - Property: $27,000 ($58.57)
    Public Utilities: $11,000 ($23.86)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $188,000 ($407.81)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $34,000 ($73.75)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $146,000 ($316.70)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $8,000 ($17.35)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $304,000 ($659.44)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $7,000 ($15.18)

5.52% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($28,133 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.52%
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 Jasper County, MO  1.35% ($25,960 average AGI)
from Crawford County, KS  0.86% ($24,254)
from Ottawa County, OK  0.46% ($23,794)


6.55% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($26,331 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.55%
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 Jasper County, MO  1.71% ($26,362 average AGI)
to Crawford County, KS  0.90% ($22,791)
to Ottawa County, OK  0.63% ($21,660)

Strongest AM radio stations in Scammon:

  • KKOW (860 AM; 10 kW; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: AMERICAN MEDIA INVESTMENTS)
  • WMBH (1560 AM; 10 kW; JOPLIN, MO)
  • KOCR (1310 AM; 5 kW; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: OZARK CHRISTIAN COLLEGE)
  • KGGF (690 AM; 10 kW; COFFEYVILLE, KS; Owner: KGGF-KUSN, INC.)
  • KSEK (1340 AM; 1 kW; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: INNOVATIVE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KKLL (1100 AM; daytime; 5 kW; WEBB CITY, MO; Owner: NEW LIFE EVANGELISTIC CENTER, INC.)
  • KBTN (1420 AM; 10 kW; NEOSHO, MO; Owner: PETRACOM OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KWAS (1230 AM; 1 kW; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: NEW LIFE EVANGELISTIC CENTER, INC.)
  • KTBZ (1430 AM; 25 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KMUS (1380 AM; 20 kW; MUSKOGEE, OK; Owner: ABC, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Scammon:

  • KRPS (89.9 FM; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: PITTSBURG STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KKOW-FM (96.9 FM; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: AMERICAN MEDIA INVESTMENTS, INC.)
  • KJML (105.3 FM; COLUMBUS, KS; Owner: PETRACOM OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)
  • KIXQ (102.5 FM; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: BIG MACK BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KSYN (92.5 FM; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: BIG MACK BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KJMK (93.9 FM; WEBB CITY, MO; Owner: BIG MACK BROADCASTING, INC)
  • KMOQ (107.1 FM; BAXTER SPRINGS, KS; Owner: PETRACOM OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)
  • KWXD (103.5 FM; ASBURY, MO; Owner: INNOVATIVE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KCAR-FM (104.3 FM; GALENA, KS; Owner: PETRACOM OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)
  • KSEK-FM (99.1 FM; GIRARD, KS; Owner: INNOVATIVE BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KMXL (95.1 FM; CARTHAGE, MO; Owner: CARTHAGE BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KXDG (97.9 FM; WEBB CITY, MO; Owner: BIG MACK BROADCASTING, INC)
  • KOBC (90.7 FM; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: OZARK CHRISTIAN COLLEGE)
  • KLKC-FM (93.5 FM; PARSONS, KS; Owner: COMMUNITY BROADCASTING CO., INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Scammon:

  • KOAM-TV (Channel 7; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: SAGA QUAD STATES COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KODE-TV (Channel 12; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: MISSION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KOZJ (Channel 26; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: BD. OF GOVERNORS OF SW MISSOURI STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KJPX-LP (Channel 47; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: GARY M./DEBORAH R. KENNY)
  • K05KD (Channel 5; CARTHAGE, MO; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • KSNF (Channel 16; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)
  • K20GA (Channel 20; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KCLJ-CA (Channel 46; JOPLIN/CARTHAGE, MO; Owner: GARY M./DEBORAH R. KENNY)
  • K52FC (Channel 52; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K55HU (Channel 55; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K64FW (Channel 64; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: NEW LIFE EVANGELISTIC CENTER, INC.)
  • K04OV (Channel 4; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)

Scammon fatal accident list:

Mar 30, 2007 04:05 PM, Sr-102, 20th, Lat: 37.28139, Lon: -94.86871, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Oct 6, 2007 01:50 AM, 4th St, Keith St, Lat: 37.27878, Lon: -94.82032, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Oct 7, 1997 07:00 AM, R1366, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 3Number of bridges
  • 6m20ftTotal length
  • $308,000Total costs
  • 3,336Total average daily traffic
  • 365Total average daily truck traffic
  • 3,870Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • Route 1 (Lat: 37.246444 Lon: -94.748000), Overall height: 99.7 m, Call Sign: WLJ772
    Assigned Frequencies: 944.500 MHzGrant Date: 08/25/1988, Expiration Date: 06/01/2013, Cancellation Date: 08/12/2005Registrant: Holland & Knight LLP, 2099 Pennsylvania Ave., Nw, Ste. 100, Washington, DC 20006-6801, Phone: (202) 457-7040, Fax: (202) 955-5564, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

4
  • Call Sign: KB0WWO, Licensee ID: L01200045, Grant Date: 10/07/2006, Expiration Date: 10/07/2016, Registrant: Michael D Carrier, 1860 Nw Cardinal Ln., Scammon, KS 66773
  • Call Sign: KC0AUX, Grant Date: 05/03/1997, Expiration Date: 05/03/2007, Cancellation Date: 05/05/2009, Registrant: Jack R Maxton, 201 West Katy St, Scammon, KS 66773
  • Call Sign: KM5EO, Previous Call Sign: KA0NGC, Licensee ID: L00174336, Grant Date: 08/18/2006, Expiration Date: 11/05/2016, Registrant: Harry L Cage, 4765 Ne Star Valley Rd, Scammon, KS 66773-6193
  • Call Sign: W0BVA, Grant Date: 01/28/1997, Expiration Date: 07/20/2005, Cancellation Date: 07/21/2007, Registrant: Michael J Mc Dermott, 305 N Keith St, Scammon, KS 66773

Drinking water stations with addresses in Scammon and their reported violations in the past:

CHEROKEE CO RWD 4 (Population served: 1,500, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Routine (IDSE) - In APR-02-2008, Contaminant: DBP STAGE 2. Follow-up actions: Fed Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-02-2008), Fed Compliance achieved (MAY-09-2008)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 44
  • Hazardous Condition: 1

Incident types - Scammon

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Scammon, KS
Most common first names in Scammon, KS among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William2175.1 years
Mary1576.9 years
John1576.0 years
James1380.2 years
Robert1373.3 years
George1273.0 years
Charles979.0 years
Carl874.9 years
Minnie677.7 years
Helen678.5 years
Most common last names in Scammon, KS among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Martin1380.8 years
Grant972.0 years
Mccormick978.3 years
Scott781.7 years
Jones675.8 years
Oberzan684.3 years
Omalley684.8 years
Parsons675.8 years
Smith679.3 years
Thompson679.5 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (65%)
  • Electricity (21%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (8%)
  • Wood (6%)

Scammon compared to Kansas state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
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