Shawnee, Kansas

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Population in 2013: 64,323 (97% urban, 3% rural). Population change since 2000: +34.0%
Males: 31,267  (48.6%)
Females: 33,056  (51.4%)
Median resident age:  36.6 years
Kansas median age:  36.0 years

Zip codes: 66218.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $72,349 (it was $59,626 in 2000)
Shawnee:

$72,349
KS:

$50,972

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $33,999 (it was $28,142 in 2000)

Shawnee city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $199,819 (it was $141,100 in 2000)
Shawnee:

$199,819
KS:

$129,700

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $260,812; Detached houses: $271,777; Townhouses or other attached units: $148,815; In 2-unit structures: $130,615; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $144,645; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $167,385; Mobile homes: $24,928

Median gross rent in 2013: $800.

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  • Races in Shawnee, KS (2013)

    Shawnee races chart
    • 53,57283.0%White alone
    • 4,5647.1%Hispanic
    • 2,6744.1%Black alone
    • 1,7372.7%Two or more races
    • 1,4522.3%Asian alone
    • 3880.6%American Indian alone
    • 380.06%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Shawnee: 87.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (24.9%), Irish (11.9%), English (9.8%), United States (6.1%), French (2.6%), Swedish (2.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1922

Elevation: 1000 feet

Land area: 41.7 square miles.

Population density: 1,541 people per square mile   (low).

Shawnee,KS real estate house value index trend

Shawnee, Kansas map

For population 25 years and over in Shawnee:

  • High school or higher: 93.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 43.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 14.7%
  • Unemployed: 1.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Shawnee city:

  • Never married: 27.4%
  • Now married: 57.1%
  • Separated: 1.4%
  • Widowed: 4.1%
  • Divorced: 10.0%

2,481 residents are foreign born (2.5% Asia, 1.4% Latin America, 0.8% Europe).

This city:

5.2%
Kansas:

5.0%



According to our research of Kansas and other state lists there were 40 registered sex offenders living in Shawnee, Kansas as of July 29, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Shawnee to the number of sex offenders is 1,591 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is a lot smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,801 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,510 (1.5%)

Shawnee satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Overland Park, KS (6.8 miles , pop. 149,080).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Kansas City, MO (12.1 miles , pop. 441,545).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (421.1 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Lake Quivira, KS (1.4 miles ), Lenexa, KS (1.8 miles ), Merriam, KS (2.0 miles ), Edwardsville, KS (2.1 miles ), Countryside, KS (2.4 miles ), Mission, KS (2.4 miles ), Overland Park, KS (2.6 miles ), Roeland Park, KS (2.6 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 537 buildings, average cost: $112,100
  • 1998: 663 buildings, average cost: $110,400
  • 1999: 669 buildings, average cost: $120,500
  • 2000: 541 buildings, average cost: $132,300
  • 2001: 495 buildings, average cost: $164,800
  • 2002: 441 buildings, average cost: $180,600
  • 2003: 545 buildings, average cost: $176,300
  • 2004: 426 buildings, average cost: $188,600
  • 2005: 410 buildings, average cost: $196,100
  • 2006: 201 buildings, average cost: $194,100
  • 2007: 163 buildings, average cost: $179,000
  • 2008: 84 buildings, average cost: $198,200
  • 2009: 50 buildings, average cost: $279,000
  • 2010: 64 buildings, average cost: $293,100
  • 2011: 58 buildings, average cost: $283,200
  • 2012: 138 buildings, average cost: $283,800

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 39.01 N, Longitude: 94.77 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -14,172 (-22.0%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 5,744 (17.3%)

Shawnee household income distribution Shawnee home values distribution

Property values in Shawnee, KS


Crime rates in Shawnee by Year
Type 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 01000214102
per 100,000 0.01.80.00.00.03.21.66.31.60.03.1
Rapes 13161015961822161115
per 100,000 24.629.417.725.814.89.728.834.625.617.323.4
Robberies 1624301721142322151217
per 100,000 30.344.253.229.334.522.736.834.624.018.926.5
Assaults 5478477092726471756253
per 100,000 102.2143.683.4120.6150.9117.0102.4111.5119.897.682.7
Burglaries 236165156196164176176223159152170
per 100,000 446.4303.7276.8337.7269.1285.9281.6350.3254.0239.2265.4
Thefts 1,1071,050964977935896925868942769760
per 100,000 2,094.11,932.61,710.21,683.51,534.01,455.71,479.81,363.71,504.71,210.21,186.4
Auto thefts 13312911316020714898124129139157
per 100,000 251.6237.4200.5275.7339.6240.4156.8194.8206.1218.8245.1
Arson 141217131824221112118
per 100,000 26.522.130.222.429.539.035.217.319.217.312.5
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 288.4) 197.5200.1161.4178.5171.1152.1159.9179.5159.9130.4144.8

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Shawnee detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 106 (86 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.34
Kansas average:

2.64

Shawnee tourist attractions:

Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

4.7%
Kansas:

5.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +9,874 (+25.9%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (12%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Wholesale trade (6%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (15%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (8%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (7%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (7%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (20%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Shawnee, Kansas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Shawnee-area historical tornado activity is near Kansas state average. It is 106% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/20/1957, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 19.8 miles away from the Shawnee city center killed 44 people and injured 207 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/22/1952, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 4.7 miles away from the city center injured 3 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

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

On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 373.1 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 312.0 miles away from Shawnee 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 318.8 miles away from the city center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 337.7 miles away from the city 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 299.1 miles away from Shawnee center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 300.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Johnson County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 2, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Shawnee topographic map

Birthplace of: Henri Childs - Player of and football, Jeff Andra - Baseball player, Mike Rivera (American football) - Football player, Shawn Womack - Politician.

Hospitals and medical centers in Shawnee:

  • SHARON LANE HEALTH SERVICES (10315 JOHNSON DR)
  • SHAWNEE GARDENS HEALTHCARE AND REHAB CTR (6416 LONG STREET)
  • THE SWEET LIFE AT ROSEHILL (12802 JOHNSON DR)

Amtrak stations near Shawnee:

  • 12 miles: KANSAS CITY (2200 MAIN ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, free short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.
  • 19 miles: INDEPENDENCE (600 S. GRAND AVE.) . Services: free short-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/Universities in Shawnee:

  • Central Baptist Theological Seminary (Full-time enrollment: 147; Location: 6601 Monticello Road; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.cbts.edu; Offers Doctor's degree)
  • Academy of Aesthetic Arts (FT enrollment: 31; Location: 10316 Shawnee Mission Parkway; Private, for-profit; Website: www.academyofaestheticarts.com)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Shawnee:

  • Johnson County Community College (about 7 miles; Overland Park, KS; Full-time enrollment: 11,976)
  • Wright Career College (about 8 miles; Overland Park, KS; FT enrollment: 3,107)
  • Kansas City Kansas Community College (about 8 miles; Kansas City, KS; FT enrollment: 4,718)
  • MidAmerica Nazarene University (about 10 miles; Olathe, KS; FT enrollment: 2,158)
  • Metropolitan Community College-Kansas City (about 11 miles; Kansas City, MO; FT enrollment: 12,834)
  • University of Missouri-Kansas City (about 11 miles; Kansas City, MO; FT enrollment: 10,544)
  • Rockhurst University (about 11 miles; Kansas City, MO; FT enrollment: 2,013)

Public high school in Shawnee:

Private high schools in Shawnee:

  • MARANATHA ACADEMY (Students: 696; Location: 6826 LACKMAN RD; Grades: PK - 12)
  • MIDLAND ADVENTIST ACADEMY (Students: 162; Location: 6915 MAURER RD; Grades: KG - 12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Shawnee:

Private elementary/middle schools in Shawnee:

  • ST JOSEPH ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 560; Location: 11505 JOHNSON DR; Grades: KG - 8)
  • GOOD SHEPHERD SCHOOL (Students: 466; Location: 12800 W 75TH ST; Grades: KG - 8)
  • SACRED HEART SCHOOL (Students: 409; Location: 21801 JOHNSON DR; Grades: PK - 8)
  • HOPE LUTHERAN SCHOOL (Students: 159; Location: 6308 QUIVIRA RD; Grades: KG - 8)
See full list of schools located in Shawnee

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • High Schools - Shawnee Mission Northwest, 12701 W 67th St

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Notable locations in Shawnee: Millwood Business Park (A), Holliday Business Park (B), Woodland Acres Industrial Park (C), Camp Towanyak (D), Chapel Creek Golf and Country Club (E), Shawnee Golf and Country Club (F), Vickridge Park (G), Johnson County Mill Creek Regional Water Treatment Facility (H), The Shops at Shawnee (I), Shawnee Parkway Plaza (J), Monrovia Shops (K), Shawnee Business Center (L), Shoppers Park (M), Westglen Center (N), Shawnee Marketplace (O), Woodland Acres Industrial Park (P), K - 7 Industrial Park (Q), Jayhawk Commercial Center (R), Fenton Professional Plaza (S), Continental Business Park (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Stonebridge Shopping Center (1), Monticello Village Shopping Center (2), Millcreek Center Shopping Center (3), Shawnee Crossings Shopping Center (4), Shawnee Station West Shopping Center (5), Nigros 63rd West Shopping Center (6), Alter Ego Center Shopping Center (7), Quivira 63 Shopping Center (8), Woodsonia West Shopping Center (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Shawnee include: Saint Lukes Episcopal Church (A), Shawnee Presbyterian Church (B), Monticello United Methodist Church (C), Cross Points Church (D), Holliday Church (E), Monticello Bible Church (F), Trinity Church (G), Trinity Lutheran Church - West Campus (H), Trinity Full Gospel Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Pleasant View Cemetery (1), Shawnee Indian Cemetery (2), Shawnee Cemetery (3), Monticello Cemetery (4), Shawnee Mission Memory Gardens (5), Union Cemetery (6), Campbell Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Shawnee Mission Park Pond (A), Black Swan Lake (B), Elmers Lake (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creeks: Mill Creek (A), Clear Creek (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Shawnee include: Bluejacket Fountain and Sculpture Plaza (1), Starwood Park (2), Swarner Park (3), Tomahawk Recreation Complex (4), Tomahawk Hills Golf Course (5), Thomas Anthony Soetaert Aquatic Center (6), Blue Jacket Park (7), Shawnee Swimming Pool East (8), Garret Park (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Johnson County Museums - Johnson County Museum of History- 1950'S All Electric Model H (6305 Lackman Road) (1), Libraries Public - Johnson County Libraries- Branch Libraries- Shawnee Lib (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 13811 Johnson Drive) (2), Old Shawnee Town (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 57th & Cody) (3), Power Play Family Entertainment Center (Amusement & Theme Parks; 13110 West 62nd Terrace) (4), Wonderscope Children's Museum (5705 Flint Street) (5), Fun Services (Arcades & Amusements; 7803 Meadow View Drive) (6), Ultimate Cruise & Vacation (Tours & Charters; 12706 Shawnee Mission Parkway) (7). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Hotels: Courtyard by Marriot (17250 Midland Drive) (1), Hampton Inn Kansas City/Shawnee Mission (16555 Midland Drive) (2), Hampton Inn & Suites Kansas City/Merriam (7400 West Frontage Road) (3). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Johnson County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 109. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

109
U.S.:

74

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.518. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 5.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.518
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 14.2. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 5.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

14.2
U.S.:

6.6

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 6.42. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 5.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.42
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 31.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

31.8
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 25.4. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 5.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.4
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 9.88. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.88
U.S.:

9.14
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 7.0%
(5.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 17.5% for Black residents, 16.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 17.3% for American Indian residents, 28.5% for other race residents, 5.6% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.6 people
Kansas:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  71.4%
Whole state:  66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  5.2%
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: 0.3% of all households

People in group quarters in Shawnee in 2010:

  • 384 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 12 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 7 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 3 people in group homes intended for adults

People in group quarters in Shawnee in 2000:

  • 198 people in nursing homes
  • 33 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 11 people in other group homes
  • 5 people in homes for the mentally retarded

Shawnee, Kansas environmental map by EPA

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Shawnee compared to Kansas state average:

  • Median house value above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • House age below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Banks with most branches in Shawnee (2011 data):

  • BMO Harris Bank National Association: Long Branch, Monticello Branch, Westglen Branch. Info updated 2011/07/14: Bank assets: $97,264.0 mil, Deposits: $75,624.6 mil, headquarters in Chicago, IL, positive income, 717 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of Montreal
  • U.S. Bank National Association: Shawnee Branch, West 66th Price Chopper, West 63rd Street Price Chopper Branc. Info updated 2012/01/30: Bank assets: $330,470.8 mil, Deposits: $236,091.5 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, 3121 total offices, Holding Company: U.S. Bancorp
  • Capitol Federal Savings Bank: Shawnee Target Branch, Shawnee Branch, Shawnee Crossings Branch. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $9,167.4 mil, Deposits: $4,742.9 mil, headquarters in Topeka, KS, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 46 total offices
  • Bank Midwest, National Association: Pflumm Branch # 36, K-7 Midland Drive Branch # 33, Shawnee Living Retirement Center. Info updated 2012/03/19: Bank assets: $6,237.6 mil, Deposits: $5,064.6 mil, headquarters in Kansas City, MO, positive income, 138 total offices, Holding Company: Nbh Holdings Corp.
  • Commerce Bank: Nieman Branch, Sm Pkwy & Pflumm Branch, Shawnee Mission Parkway/Monticello B. Info updated 2011/07/07: Bank assets: $20,493.6 mil, Deposits: $16,805.3 mil, headquarters in Kansas City, MO, positive income, 206 total offices, Holding Company: Commerce Bancshares, Inc.
  • Brotherhood Bank & Trust: Long Branch at 12500 West 63rd Street, branch established on 1976/06/17; 75th Street And Quivira Road Branch at 11810 W 75th St, branch established on 1973/11/15. Info updated 2007/11/26: Bank assets: $517.0 mil, Deposits: $359.2 mil, headquarters in Kansas City, KS, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 8 total offices, Holding Company: International Brotherhood Of Boilermakers, Iron Ship Builders, Blacksmiths, Forgers And Helpers
  • CoreFirst Bank & Trust: 75th & Switzer Branch at 7430 Switzer St, branch established on 2007/12/05. Info updated 2007/10/03: Bank assets: $1,154.4 mil, Deposits: $811.4 mil, headquarters in Topeka, KS, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 35 total offices, Holding Company: Commerce Bank And Trust Holding Company Employee Stock Ownership Plan
  • The Mission Bank: Shawnee Station Branch at 15110 West Shawnee Mission Parkway, branch established on 1998/07/01. Info updated 2008/02/19: Bank assets: $555.4 mil, Deposits: $380.7 mil, headquarters in Mission, KS, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 7 total offices, Holding Company: Valley View Bancshares, Inc.
  • Bank of the West: Shawnee Branch at 13550 West 63rd Street, branch established on 1995/10/03. Info updated 2009/11/16: Bank assets: $62,408.3 mil, Deposits: $43,995.2 mil, headquarters in San Francisco, CA, positive income, 647 total offices, Holding Company: Bnp Paribas
  • 10 other banks with 10 local branches

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Shawnee, Kansas:

  • Courtyard By Marriott, 17250 Midland Dr, Shawnee, KS 66217 , Phone: (913) 631-8800, Fax: (913) 631-8801
  • Shawnee Inn, 16555 Midland Dr, Shawnee, KS 66217 , Phone: (913) 248-1900, Fax: (913) 248-8567
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in Shawnee, Kansas

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

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (77%)
  • Electricity (20%)
  • No fuel used (2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Neighborhood in Shawnee (Shawnee, Kansas Neighborhood Map):

Religion statistics for Shawnee city (based on Johnson County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic102,13118
Evangelical Protestant99,699190
Mainline Protestant71,06887
Other21,64446
Orthodox1,5055
Black Protestant6424
None247,490-
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: 72
Johnson County:

1.37 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

1.96 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 10
This county:

0.19 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 13
Johnson County:

0.25 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

0.51 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 120
Johnson County:

2.29 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.84 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 388
Here:

7.39 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.0%
Kansas:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Johnson County:

23.0%
Kansas:

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

12.6%
State:

13.4%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 4$28,056$84,1680$0
Other Government Administration 17$116,096$81,95015$26,865
Judicial and Legal 6$25,339$50,6784$16,638
Police Protection - Officers 90$507,858$67,7140$0
Police - Other 16$75,792$56,8442$3,241
Firefighters 60$329,476$65,8950$0
Fire - Other 1$4,962$59,5440$0
Streets and Highways 37$178,752$57,9741$4,601
Parks and Recreation 18$80,798$53,86521$10,229
Other and Unallocable 13$68,353$63,0950$0
Totals for Government 262$1,415,482$64,83143$61,574

Shawnee government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $12,656,000 ($196.76)
    Parks and Recreation: $3,318,000 ($51.58)
    General - Other: $2,406,000 ($37.40)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $10,115,000 ($157.25)
    Regular Highways: $5,727,000 ($89.04)
    Local Fire Protection: $5,088,000 ($79.10)
    Parks and Recreation: $3,501,000 ($54.43)
    Central Staff Services: $1,933,000 ($30.05)
    Financial Administration: $1,231,000 ($19.14)
    General - Other: $918,000 ($14.27)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $572,000 ($8.89)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $540,000 ($8.40)
    General Public Buildings: $475,000 ($7.38)
    Health - Other: $350,000 ($5.44)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities, NEC: $63,000 ($0.98)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $15,448,000 ($240.16)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Local Fire Protection: $566,000 ($8.80)
    Police Protection: $172,000 ($2.67)
    Financial Administration: $129,000 ($2.01)
    General - Other: $64,000 ($0.99)
    Parks and Recreation: $51,000 ($0.79)
    Health - Other: $30,000 ($0.47)
    Central Staff Services: $16,000 ($0.25)
    General Public Building: $11,000 ($0.17)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $17,923,000 ($278.64)

Shawnee government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - All Other: $2,337,000 ($36.33)
    Parks and Recreation: $435,000 ($6.76)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $28,000 ($0.44)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $5,830,000 ($90.64)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $13,066,000 ($203.13)
    Fines and Forfeits: $1,460,000 ($22.70)
    Special Assessments: $813,000 ($12.64)
    General Revenue, NEC: $430,000 ($6.69)
    Sale of Property: $122,000 ($1.90)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $5,685,000 ($88.38)
    Highways: $1,604,000 ($24.94)
    General Local Government Support: $561,000 ($8.72)
  • Tax - Property: $14,557,000 ($226.31)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $13,008,000 ($202.23)
    Public Utilities Sales: $1,735,000 ($26.97)
    Other License: $952,000 ($14.80)
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $349,000 ($5.43)
    Other Selective Sales: $203,000 ($3.16)

Shawnee government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $171,562,000 ($2667.20)
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $145,612,000 ($2263.76)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $74,740,000 ($1161.95)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $73,560,000 ($1143.60)
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $25,950,000 ($403.43)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $7,355,000 ($114.34)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,175,000 ($96.00)

Shawnee government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $11,810,000 ($183.60)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $147,591,000 ($2294.53)

6.65% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($56,448 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.65%
Kansas average:

6.43%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($551 average AGI)
Johnson County:

0.03%
Kansas average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Jackson County, MO  1.26% ($71,410 average AGI)
from Wyandotte County, KS  0.72% ($32,403)
from Douglas County, KS  0.32% ($35,909)


6.36% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($56,477 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.36%
Kansas average:

6.89%

0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($849 average AGI)
Johnson County:

0.06%
Kansas average:

0.08%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Jackson County, MO  1.12% ($43,111 average AGI)
to Wyandotte County, KS  0.65% ($29,660)
to Douglas County, KS  0.27% ($32,975)

Strongest AM radio stations in Shawnee:

  • KCSP (610 AM; 5 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KXTR (1660 AM; 10 kW; KANSAS CITY, KS; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KMBZ (980 AM; 5 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KCNW (1380 AM; 3 kW; FAIRWAY, KS; Owner: KANSAS CITY RADIO, INC.)
  • KKHK (1250 AM; 25 kW; KANSAS CITY, KS)
  • KCCV (760 AM; daytime; 6 kW; OVERLAND PARK, KS; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KCZZ (1480 AM; 1 kW; MISSION, KS; Owner: HMEB COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)
  • KCTE (1510 AM; daytime; 10 kW; INDEPENDENCE, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KPHN (1190 AM; 5 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KCMO (710 AM; 10 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA KANSAS CITY PARTNERSHIP)
  • KCKN (1340 AM; 1 kW; KANSAS CITY, KS; Owner: CARTER BROADCAST GROUP, INC.)
  • KKLO (1410 AM; 5 kW; LEAVENWORTH, KS; Owner: CHARA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Shawnee:

  • KFKF-FM (94.1 FM; KANSAS CITY, KS; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KZPL (97.3 FM; LEE'S SUMMIT, MO; Owner: UNION FIRST BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KCMO-FM (94.9 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA KANSAS CITY PARTNERSHIP)
  • KCCV-FM (92.3 FM; OLATHE, KS; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KQRC-FM (98.9 FM; LEAVENWORTH, KS; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KRBZ (96.5 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KYYS (99.7 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KMXV (93.3 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KPRS (103.3 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: CARTER BROADCAST GROUP, INC.)
  • WDAF-FM (106.5 FM; LIBERTY, MO; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KUDL (98.1 FM; KANSAS CITY, KS; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KSRC (102.1 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KBEQ-FM (104.3 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KCUR-FM (89.3 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: CURATORS OF UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI)
  • KLJC (88.5 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: CALVARY BIBLE COLLEGE)
  • KCFX (101.1 FM; HARRISONVILLE, MO; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA KANSAS CITY PARTNERSHIP)
  • KKFI (90.1 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: MID-COAST RADIO PROJECT, INC.)
  • KANU (91.5 FM; LAWRENCE, KS; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF KANSAS)
  • KMJK (107.3 FM; LEXINGTON, MO; Owner: ALLUR-KANSAS CITY, INC.)
  • KCHZ (95.7 FM; OTTAWA, KS; Owner: SYNCOM RADIO CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around Shawnee:

  • KCTV (Channel 5; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • KSHB-TV (Channel 41; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: SCRIPPS HOWARD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WDAF-TV (Channel 4; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: WDAF LICENSE, INC.)
  • KMBC-TV (Channel 9; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: KMBC HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KMCI (Channel 38; LAWRENCE, KS; Owner: SCRIPPS HOWARD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KPXE (Channel 50; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: PAXSON KANSAS CITY LICENSE, INC.)
  • KCWE (Channel 29; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: KCWE-TV, INC.)
  • KCPT (Channel 19; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: PUBLIC TELEVISION 19, INC.)
  • KSMO-TV (Channel 62; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: KSMO LICENSEE, INC.)
  • K35CT (Channel 35; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • K48FS (Channel 48; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • K26CR (Channel 26; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • K27FR (Channel 27; OVERLAND PARK, KS; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF KANSAS)
  • KTAJ (Channel 16; ST. JOSEPH, MO; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KUJH-LP (Channel 14; LAWRENCE, KS; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF KANSAS)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Shawnee fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 93Number of bridges
  • 539m1,768ftTotal length
  • $18,863,000Total costs
  • 1,294,180Total average daily traffic
  • 97,908Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 31930-1939
  • 11950-1959
  • 61960-1969
  • 221970-1979
  • 301980-1989
  • 171990-1999
  • 102000-2009
  • 42010-2012
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Shawnee, KS
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Shawnee)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 33 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Shawnee, KS)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 212 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Shawnee)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 1 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Shawnee)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 38 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 8 full and 5 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED369$170,248484$193,9202,232$183,79376$69,2411$3,511,85072$177,8381$160,080
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED20$167,73320$188,759151$190,66611$13,5960$04$69,1651$158,920
APPLICATIONS DENIED21$135,53229$200,076429$199,66753$34,8500$014$122,7620$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN36$169,48755$193,698409$186,86612$91,1380$09$113,8930$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS4$138,4552$202,96582$184,2075$88,1440$02$175,7550$0

Detailed mortgage data for all 13 tracts in Shawnee, KS

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 8 full and 5 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED160$204,126153$210,9762$201,950
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED30$205,49037$222,5872$162,335
APPLICATIONS DENIED13$246,02431$242,1690$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN4$230,10310$198,3860$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS3$225,4202$245,0702$231,000

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 169
  • Hazardous Condition: 169
  • Service Call: 37
  • Good Intent Call: 34

Incident types - Shawnee

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Shawnee, KS
Businesses in Shawnee, KS
NameCountNameCount
24 Hour Fitness1Kohl's1
7-Eleven1Little Caesars Pizza1
ALDI1Lowe's1
AT&T1Marriott1
Ace Hardware1Maurices1
Advance Auto Parts2McDonald's4
Arby's2Nike4
Bed Bath & Beyond1Office Depot1
Blockbuster1OfficeMax1
CVS3Old Navy1
Church's Chicken1Payless1
Cricket Wireless1Pier 1 Imports1
Curves1Pizza Hut1
Dairy Queen1RadioShack1
Domino's Pizza1Ruby Tuesday1
DressBarn1Ryan's Grill1
Dressbarn1SONIC Drive-In2
Famous Footwear1Sprint Nextel1
FedEx1Starbucks2
Firestone Complete Auto Care1Subway7
Ford1T-Mobile3
GNC1Taco Bell1
H&R Block3Target1
Hilton1U-Haul2
Hobby Lobby1UPS7
Home Depot1Verizon Wireless1
HomeTown Buffet1Waffle House1
IHOP1Walgreens3
Jones New York1Walmart2
KFC2Wendy's2

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