Sedan, Kansas

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Population in 2014: 1,065 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -20.6%
 
Males: 561  (52.7%)
Females: 504  (47.3%)
Median resident age:  45.1 years
Kansas median age:  36.0 years

Zip codes: 67361.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $36,883 (it was $24,324 in 2000)
Sedan:

$36,883
KS:

$50,972

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $20,314 (it was $14,153 in 2000)

Sedan city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $51,011 (it was $28,000 in 2000)
Sedan:

$51,011
KS:

$129,700

Median gross rent in 2013: $637.

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  • Races in Sedan, KS (2010)

    Sedan races chart
    • 1,00289.1%White alone
    • 585.2%Hispanic
    • 302.7%American Indian alone
    • 272.4%Two or more races
    • 50.4%Black alone
    • 10.09%Asian alone
    • 10.09%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Sedan: 79.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (20.2%), United States (13.7%), English (9.4%), Irish (7.1%), French (4.2%), Italian (2.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 862 feet

Land area: 0.78 square miles.

Population density: 1,359 people per square mile   (low).

Sedan,KS real estate house value index trend

Sedan, Kansas map

For population 25 years and over in Sedan:

  • High school or higher: 85.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.3%
  • Unemployed: 5.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Sedan city:

  • Never married: 20.2%
  • Now married: 54.1%
  • Separated: 0.9%
  • Widowed: 8.9%
  • Divorced: 15.8%

16 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.2%
Kansas:

5.0%



According to our research of Kansas and other state lists there were 11 registered sex offenders living in Sedan, Kansas as of August 23, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Sedan to the number of sex offenders is 99 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $938 (1.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $762 (1.5%)

Sedan satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Tulsa, OK (70.3 miles , pop. 393,049).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (301.4 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Peru, KS (2.4 miles) , Chautauqua, KS (2.7 miles) , Elgin, KS (3.2 miles) , Niotaze, KS (3.2 miles) , Havana, KS (3.7 miles) , Caney, KS (4.0 miles ), Elk Falls, KS (4.1 miles) , Cedar Vale, KS (4.2 miles ).

Latitude: 37.13 N, Longitude: 96.19 W

Area code: 620

Sedan household income distribution Sedan home values distribution

Crime rates in Sedan by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004
Murders 000
per 100,000 0.00.00.0
Rapes 010
per 100,000 0.077.00.0
Robberies 100
per 100,000 73.70.00.0
Assaults 338
per 100,000 221.2231.1618.2
Burglaries 91017
per 100,000 663.7770.41,313.8
Thefts 343231
per 100,000 2,507.42,465.32,395.7
Auto thefts 021
per 100,000 0.0154.177.3
Arson 010
per 100,000 0.077.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 321.9) 221.8283.9330.6

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Crime rate in Sedan detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 2 (2 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.85
Kansas average:

2.64

Sedan tourist attractions:

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.0%
Kansas:

3.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +21 (+1.6%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (18%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (13%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Wholesale trade (9%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (30%)
  • Educational services (20%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Public administration (11%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (21%)
  • Production occupations (13%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (10%)
  • Material moving occupations (10%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (22%)
  • Sales and related occupations (16%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (15%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (12%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Sedan, Kansas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Sedan-area historical tornado activity is near Kansas state average. It is 102% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/25/1955, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 38.2 miles away from the Sedan city center killed 80 people and injured 273 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 4/26/1991, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 33.0 miles away from the city center injured 6 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Sedan-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Kansas state average. It is 70% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/6/1997 at 23:38:00, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 171.3 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 139.5 miles away from Sedan center
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) earthquake occurred 259.6 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 260.2 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 253.3 miles away from Sedan 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 181.0 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 Chautauqua County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snow: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Sedan topographic map

Birthplace of: Charlie Weatherbie - College football player.

Hospitals and medical centers in Sedan:

  • SEDAN CITY HOSPITAL (Government - Local, 300 NORTH STREET)
  • PLEASANT VALLEY MANOR (623 E ELM PO BOX 40)

airports located in Sedan:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Sedan:

  • Cowley County Community College (about 48 miles; Arkansas City, KS; Full-time enrollment: 3,173)
  • Butler Community College (about 61 miles; El Dorado, KS; FT enrollment: 6,676)
  • Rogers State University (about 64 miles; Claremore, OK; FT enrollment: 3,482)
  • University of Tulsa (about 69 miles; Tulsa, OK; FT enrollment: 3,702)
  • Northern Oklahoma College (about 69 miles; Tonkawa, OK; FT enrollment: 3,414)
  • Allen County Community College (about 71 miles; Iola, KS; FT enrollment: 2,089)
  • Wichita Area Technical College (about 72 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 2,220)

Public high school in Sedan:

  • SEDAN HIGH (Students: 185, Location: 416 E ELM, Grades: 7-12)

Public elementary/middle school in Sedan:

  • SEDAN ELEM (Students: 213, Location: 404 N SHERMAN, Grades: PK-6)
See full list of schools located in Sedan

Library in Sedan:

  • SEDAN PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $22,907; Location: 115 N CHAUTAUQUA; 8,643 books; 194 audio materials; 407 video materials; 30 state licensed databases; 58 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Sedan: Sedan Farm Supply Grain Elevator Number 1 (A), Sedan Police Department (B), Chautauqua County Sheriff's Department (C), Chautauqua County Courthouse (D), Sedan Volunteer Fire Department (E), Chautauqua County Sheriff's Department Jail (F), Sedan Area Emergency Medical Services (G), Chautauqua County Health Department (H), Emmett Kelley Museum (I), Sedan Public Library (J), Sedan City Hall (K), Sedan Senior Center (L), Chautauqua County Rural Fire District 4 (M). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Sedan include: Church of Christ (A), Epiphany Episcopal Church (B), First Baptist Church (C), Sedan Assembly of God Church (D), Sedan United Methodist Church (E), Saint Robert's Catholic Church (F), First Christian Church (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Yellow Brick Road (215 East Main Street).

Hotel: Ranch Motel (116 South School Street).

Courts: Kansas-State - Family Court Services- District Magistrate Judge (215 North Chautauqua Street), Chautauqua-County - District Court Clerk (215 North Chautauqua Street), Kansas-State - Court Reporter (215 North Chautauqua Street), Kansas-State - Clerk Of District Court (215 North Chautauqua Street).

Chautauqua 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 2013: 17.7%
(13.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 58.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 51.7% for American Indian residents, 80.0% for other race residents, 43.5% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.2 people
Kansas:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  55.8%
Whole state:  66.0%

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

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
70 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
78 people in nursing homes in 2000
6 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000

Sedan, Kansas environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Sedan (2011 data):

  • The First National Bank of Sedan: The First National Bank Of Sedan at 101 West Main Street, branch established on 1874/03/13. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $51.9 mil, Deposits: $45.9 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 1 total offices
  • The Howard State Bank, Howard, Kansas: Sedan Branch at 125 West Main, branch established on 1994/05/02. Info updated 2008/01/23: Bank assets: $44.5 mil, Deposits: $39.9 mil, headquarters in Howard, KS, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Elk County Bankshares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.9
Kansas average:

11.3

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

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 Sedan city (based on Chautauqua County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant1,1139
Evangelical Protestant5388
Catholic301
None1,988-
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: 1
Chautauqua County:

2.63 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

1.96 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 3
Chautauqua County:

7.90 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

18.44 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.1%
Kansas:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Chautauqua County:

28.8%
Kansas:

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

19.7%
State:

13.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

51.5%
Kansas:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Sedan:

48.1%
Kansas:

45.1%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.6
State:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Sedan:

18.0%
State:

21.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Sedan:

11.0%
Kansas:

10.6%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
Kansas:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

34.7%
Kansas:

33.6%

General health condition:
Here:

55.7%
Kansas:

55.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Sedan:

75.4%
Kansas:

78.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Sedan, 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 1$2,162$25,9440$0
Other Government Administration 1$2,862$34,3446$485
Judicial and Legal 0$0 2$914
Police Protection - Officers 2$4,712$28,2720$0
Streets and Highways 2$4,278$25,6680$0
Sewerage 1$2,668$32,0160$0
Water Supply 2$4,756$28,5360$0
Local Libraries 0$0 2$1,463
Totals for Government 9$21,438$28,58410$2,862

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

  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $203,000 ($190.61)
    Water Utilities: $151,000 ($141.78)
    General - Other: $60,000 ($56.34)
    Sewerage: $56,000 ($52.58)
    Regular Highways: $45,000 ($42.25)
    Health Services - Other: $30,000 ($28.17)
    Police Protection: $29,000 ($27.23)
    Parks & Recreation: $23,000 ($21.60)
    Fire Protection: $10,000 ($9.39)
    Libraries: $6,000 ($5.63)
    Air Transportation: $1,000 ($0.94)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $30,000 ($28.17)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Sewerage: $649,000 ($609.39)
    General - Other: $27,000 ($25.35)
    Parks & Recreation: $12,000 ($11.27)
    Regular Highways: $8,000 ($7.51)
    Central Staff: $3,000 ($2.82)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $271,000 ($254.46)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $116,000 ($108.92)
    Parks & Recreation: $8,000 ($7.51)
    All Other: $3,000 ($2.82)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $32,000 ($30.05)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $21,000 ($19.72)
    General Revenue, NEC: $21,000 ($19.72)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $265,000 ($248.83)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $236,000 ($221.60)
    Highways: $46,000 ($43.19)
    General Support: $18,000 ($16.90)
  • Tax - Property: $131,000 ($123.00)
    Public Utilities: $64,000 ($60.09)
    Total General Sales: $43,000 ($40.38)
    NEC: $10,000 ($9.39)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $840,000 ($788.73)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $130,000 ($122.07)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $628,000 ($589.67)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $82,000 ($77.00)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $505,000 ($474.18)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $76,000 ($71.36)

5.48% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($28,930 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.48%
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 Montgomery County, KS  1.24% ($25,813 average AGI)
from Cowley County, KS  0.77% ($34,900)


6.21% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,272 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.21%
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 Montgomery County, KS  1.23% ($38,500 average AGI)
to Cowley County, KS  0.77% ($48,700)

Strongest AM radio stations in Sedan:

  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KGGF (690 AM; 10 kW; COFFEYVILLE, KS; Owner: KGGF-KUSN, INC.)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KTBZ (1430 AM; 25 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KMUS (1380 AM; 20 kW; MUSKOGEE, OK; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KOMA (1520 AM; 50 kW; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • KFTI (1070 AM; 10 kW; WICHITA, KS; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KKOW (860 AM; 10 kW; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: AMERICAN MEDIA INVESTMENTS)
  • KWON (1400 AM; 1 kW; BARTLESVILLE, OK; Owner: KCD ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • WMBH (1560 AM; 10 kW; JOPLIN, MO)
  • KFH (1330 AM; 5 kW; WICHITA, KS; Owner: ENTERCOM WICHITA LICENSE, LLC)
  • KGHT (880 AM; 50 kW; SHERIDAN, AR; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Sedan:

  • KBQC (88.5 FM; INDEPENDENCE, KS; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KYFM (100.1 FM; BARTLESVILLE, OK; Owner: KCD ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • KYQQ (106.5 FM; ARKANSAS CITY, KS; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KQLL-FM (106.1 FM; OWASSO, OK; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KUSN (98.1 FM; DEARING, KS; Owner: KGGF-KUSN, INC.)
  • KEOJ (101.1 FM; CANEY, KS; Owner: KXOJ, INC.)
  • KKRK (98.9 FM; COFFEYVILLE, KS; Owner: KGGF-KUSN, INC.)
  • KGGF-FM (104.1 FM; FREDONIA, KS; Owner: KGGF-KUSN, INC.)

Sedan fatal accident list:

Sep 17, 1993 11:00 PM, K99, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 1m3ftTotal length
  • $334,000Total costs
  • 50Total average daily traffic
  • 50Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Sedan)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 211 W Main (Lat: 37.126444 Lon: -96.188889), Type: Tower, Structure height: 34 m, Overall height: 40 m, Call Sign: WPJW900
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.480 MHzGrant Date: 12/27/2001, Expiration Date: 11/26/2011, Cancellation Date: 01/14/2012, Certifier: Philip J RankinRegistrant: Pittsburg, KS 66762, Fax: (316) 231-1675

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

6
  • 211 W Main (Lat: 37.126444 Lon: -96.188889), Call Sign: KCV925
    Assigned Frequencies: 39.4600 MHz, 39.9000 MHz, 39.5000 MHz, 39.5800 MHz, 39.7000 MHzGrant Date: 04/10/2002, Expiration Date: 03/17/2012, Cancellation Date: 05/19/2012Registrant: Universal Licensing Service, 4401a Connecticut Ave Nw 232, Washington, DC 20008-2322, Phone: (877) 677-3639, Fax: (949) 515-2544
  • 3 Mi S On Hwy 166 & 99 .5 Mi W (Lat: 37.083944 Lon: -96.186389), Call Sign: WNDL531
    Assigned Frequencies: 463.000 MHz, 463.025 MHz, 463.050 MHz, 463.075 MHz, 463.100 MHz, 463.125 MHz, 463.150 MHz, 463.175 MHzGrant Date: 07/06/2000, Expiration Date: 08/28/2005, Cancellation Date: 05/16/2002Registrant: City Of Sedan, 109 N Chautauqua, Sedan, KS 67361, Phone: (316) 725-3588
  • 3 Mi E On E Elm St (Lat: 37.125056 Lon: -96.134444), Call Sign: KNDT897, Licensee ID: L00029586
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.170 MHzGrant Date: 06/24/2003, Expiration Date: 09/22/2012, Cancellation Date: 11/24/2012Registrant: Rigdon & Bruen Oil LLC, Sedan, KS 67361-0386, Phone: (620) 725-5153, Fax: (620) 725-5144, Email:
  • Sedan Tower- E North St, Just E Of Chautauqua St (Lat: 37.133611 Lon: -96.186111), Type: Tank, Structure height: 15.2 m, Call Sign: WQBT578
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.237 MHzGrant Date: 12/10/2004, Expiration Date: 12/10/2014, Cancellation Date: 02/14/2015, Certifier: Sherry MillerRegistrant: Micro-Comm, Inc., 15895 S Pflumm Rd, Olathe, KS 66062, Phone: (913) 390-4500, Fax: (913) 390-4550, Email:
  • Cr 9 & Overland .5 Mi E 150\' N Of Hwy (Lat: 37.200722 Lon: -96.371861), Type: Upole, Structure height: 13.7 m, Overall height: 18.6 m, Call Sign: WQCF910
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.010 MHz, 151.010 MHzGrant Date: 02/24/2015, Expiration Date: 02/23/2025, Certifier: Joel HadenRegistrant: Chautauqua County Road & Bridge, 215 N. Chautauqua, Sedan, KS 67361, Phone: (620) 725-5861, Fax: (620) 725-5847, Email:
  • Lat: 37.135278 Lon: -96.182444, Call Sign: WQWI771
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.887 MHz, 452.737 MHz, 456.887 MHz, 457.737 MHz, 461.450 MHzGrant Date: 09/02/2015, Expiration Date: 09/02/2025, Certifier: Rick BrooksRegistrant: Day Wireless Systems, 4700 Se International Way, Milwaukie, OR 97269, Phone: (503) 659-1240, Fax: (503) 794-3759, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Sedan)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

5
  • Aircraft: TERNING THOMAS N 1911-C (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: AMA/EXPR UNKNOWN ENG (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 191TT , Serial Number: 3TC-1911, Year manufactured: 1990, Airworthiness Date: 10/12/1990
    Registrant (Individual): Thomas Terning, 1575 Road 22, Sedan, KS 67361
  • Aircraft: TERNING THOMAS N AIRCAMPER (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING 0-145A SERIES (55 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 192TT , Serial Number: 1932P, Year manufactured: 1995, Airworthiness Date: 04/14/1995
    Registrant (Individual): Thomas N Terning, 1575 Road 22, Sedan, KS 67361
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-16 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 87 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-235 SERIES (115 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6867K , Serial Number: 16-703, Year manufactured: 1949, Airworthiness Date: 09/28/1955
    Registrant (Individual): Roger L Floyd, 423 W Elm St, Sedan, KS 67361
  • Aircraft: FURRER JAMES I ZENITH CH701 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: JABIRU 3300 (120 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 701AD , Serial Number: 7-6940, Year manufactured: 2009, Airworthiness Date: 11/18/2009
    Registrant (Individual): Thomas H Oast, 524 N School St, Sedan, KS 67361
  • Aircraft: UNIVERSAL STINSON 108 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 87 mph), Engine: FRANKLIN 6A4165 SERIES (165 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9692K , Serial Number: 108-2692, Year manufactured: 1947, Airworthiness Date: 08/30/1955
    Registrant (Individual): Roger L Floyd, 423 W Elm St, Sedan, KS 67361

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

CHAUTAUQUA CO RWD 4 (Population served: 415, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One minor monitoring violation
CHAUTAUQUA CO RWD 1 (Population served: 135, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One minor monitoring violation
CHAUTAUQUA CO RWD 3 (Population served: 122, Purch surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2006 and SEP-2006, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (OCT-05-2006), St Public Notif requested (OCT-14-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-14-2006), St Compliance achieved (JAN-19-2007)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2006 and SEP-2006, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (OCT-05-2006), St Public Notif requested (OCT-14-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-14-2006), St Compliance achieved (JAN-19-2007)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2006 and JUN-2006, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-28-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-28-2006), St Public Notif received (AUG-09-2006), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-05-2006), St Compliance achieved (JAN-19-2007)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2006 and JUN-2006, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-28-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-28-2006), St Public Notif received (AUG-09-2006), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-05-2006), St Compliance achieved (JAN-19-2007)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2006 and MAR-2006, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-24-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-24-2006), St Public Notif received (MAY-18-2006), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-05-2006), St Compliance achieved (JAN-19-2007)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2006 and MAR-2006, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-24-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-24-2006), St Public Notif received (MAY-18-2006), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-05-2006), St Compliance achieved (JAN-19-2007)
  • 6 other older health violations
ELGIN, CITY OF (Population served: 87, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-19-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-19-2007), St Boil Water Order (JUL-19-2007), St Public Notif received (JUL-30-2007), St Compliance achieved (AUG-31-2007)
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In JUL-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-19-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-19-2007), St Boil Water Order (JUL-19-2007), St Public Notif received (JUL-30-2007), St Compliance achieved (AUG-31-2007)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In AUG-2006, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-28-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-28-2006), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-20-2006), St Compliance achieved (OCT-31-2006), St Public Notif received (JAN-05-2007)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In MAR-2006, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-11-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-11-2006), St Compliance achieved (MAY-31-2006), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-20-2006), St Public Notif received (JAN-05-2007)
  • 9 minor monitoring violations

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 12
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Sedan, KS
Most common first names in Sedan, KS among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James3778.5 years
John3679.2 years
William2474.2 years
Mary2481.4 years
Charles2178.5 years
George1777.2 years
Earl1779.8 years
Roy1574.5 years
Ruby1283.4 years
Robert1278.4 years
Most common last names in Sedan, KS among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Miller2079.6 years
Myers1680.9 years
White1576.9 years
Smith1480.6 years
Wall1487.1 years
Jones1380.8 years
Wilson1279.6 years
Mcafee1175.8 years
Brown1086.2 years
Johnson1080.0 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (84%)
  • Electricity (9%)
  • Wood (6%)

Sedan 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.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
There are 3 pilots and 6 other airmen in this city.
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