Syracuse, Kansas

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Population in 2017: 1,769 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -3.0%
 
Males: 879  (49.7%)
Females: 890  (50.3%)
Median resident age:

33.1 years
Kansas median age:

36.7 years

Zip codes: 67878.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $43,403 (it was $31,250 in 2000)
Syracuse:

$43,403
KS:

$56,422

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $22,832 (it was $15,531 in 2000)

Syracuse city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $110,626 (it was $59,500 in 2000)
Syracuse:

$110,626
KS:

$150,600

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $98,981; detached houses: $105,143; mobile homes: $25,718

Median gross rent in 2017: $597.

March 2019 cost of living index in Syracuse: 79.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 9.2%
(7.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 11.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 27.5% for other race residents, 10.4% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Syracuse, KS (2010)
    • 1,17264.7%White alone
    • 59232.7%Hispanic
    • 221.2%Two or more races
    • 170.9%American Indian alone
    • 40.2%Black alone
    • 40.2%Asian alone
    • 10.06%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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



According to our research of Kansas and other state lists, there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Syracuse, Kansas as of September 20, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Syracuse is 843 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is much lower than the state average.


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Ancestries: German (22.7%), English (5.2%), American (4.9%), Scottish (2.6%), Dutch (2.1%), Irish (1.9%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Elevation: 3233 feet

Land area: 1.33 square miles.

Population density: 1,333 people per square mile   (low).

Syracuse, Kansas map

365 residents are foreign born (21.4% Latin America).

This city:

21.6%
Kansas:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,824 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,298 (1.4%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pueblo, CO (157.3 miles , pop. 102,121).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Colorado Springs, CO (175.7 miles , pop. 360,890).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (454.7 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities:

Coolidge, KS (3.8 miles),
Holly, CO (4.6 miles ),
Lakin, KS (5.2 miles ),
Hartman, CO (5.2 miles),
Johnson City, KS (5.3 miles ),
Granada, CO (5.6 miles ),
Manter, KS (5.7 miles),
Deerfield, KS (5.8 miles )

Latitude: 37.98 N, Longitude: 101.75 W

Area code: 620

Distribution of median household income in Syracuse, KS in 2017
Distribution of house value in Syracuse, KS in 2017
Syracuse satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 6 buildings, average cost: $121,700
  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $60,000
  • 1999: 4 buildings, average cost: $80,500
  • 2000: 3 buildings, average cost: $125,300
  • 2001: 2 buildings, average cost: $162,500
  • 2002: 2 buildings, average cost: $107,500
  • 2003: 1 building, cost: $90,000
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $45,000
  • 2006: 3 buildings, average cost: $161,700
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $11,000
  • 2017: 1 building, cost: $250,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Syracuse, KS residents
Average permit cost in Syracuse, KS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

2.2%
Kansas:

3.7%
Population change in the 1990s: +216 (+13.4%).
Most common industries in Syracuse, KS (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (21.0%)
  • Educational services (10.6%)
  • Health care (9.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.8%)
  • Public administration (5.6%)
  • Construction (4.9%)
  • Finance & insurance (3.7%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (33.4%)
  • Construction (7.9%)
  • Educational services (7.5%)
  • Utilities (4.6%)
  • Truck transportation (4.6%)
  • Health care (4.0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (3.1%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (15.6%)
  • Educational services (14.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (11.2%)
  • Public administration (8.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (5.5%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.2%)
Most common occupations in Syracuse, KS (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (12.2%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.7%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.4%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.1%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (5.0%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.0%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.8%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (20.4%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (9.2%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (8.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.1%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.0%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.1%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (12.8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (8.2%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (7.7%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5.5%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (4.6%)
  • Cashiers (4.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.4%)

Average climate in Syracuse, Kansas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Syracuse, Kansas environmental map by EPA

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Tornado activity:

Syracuse-area historical tornado activity is below Kansas state average. It is 1% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/28/2007, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 20.3 miles away from the Syracuse city center killed 2 people and injured 9 people and caused $4 million in damages.

On 5/5/1993, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 46.9 miles away from the city center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Syracuse-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Kansas state average. It is 12% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 181.2 miles away from the city center
On 2/15/1974 at 13:33:49, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 118.0 miles away from Syracuse center
On 1/3/2007 at 14:34:38, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.4 MW, 4.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 183.7 miles away from Syracuse center
On 9/5/2001 at 10:52:07, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 167.6 miles away from the city center
On 10/18/1984 at 15:30:23, a magnitude 5.5 (5.4 MB, 5.1 MS, 5.5 ML) earthquake occurred 365.7 miles away from the city center
On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML) earthquake occurred 347.0 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 Hamilton County (6) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Storms: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Winds: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Syracuse topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Syracuse:

  • HAMILTON COUNTY HOSPITAL (Government - Local, provides emergency services, 700 NORTH HUSER)
  • HAMILTON COUNTY HOSPITAL LTCU (700 NORTH HUSER)
  • HAMILTON COUNTY REST HOME (EAST G STREET)

Airports located in Syracuse:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Syracuse:

  • Fort Hays State University (about 145 miles; Hays, KS; Full-time enrollment: 8,728)
  • Colorado State University-Pueblo (about 156 miles; Pueblo, CO; FT enrollment: 5,993)
  • Pueblo Community College (about 159 miles; Pueblo, CO; FT enrollment: 5,329)
  • Barton County Community College (about 167 miles; Great Bend, KS; FT enrollment: 4,108)
  • Pikes Peak Community College (about 174 miles; Colorado Springs, CO; FT enrollment: 10,395)
  • University of Colorado Colorado Springs (about 177 miles; Colorado Springs, CO; FT enrollment: 8,700)
  • Colorado College (about 177 miles; Colorado Springs, CO; FT enrollment: 2,199)

Public high school in Syracuse:

  • SYRACUSE HIGH (Students: 213, Location: 502 NORTH MAIN, Grades: 7-12)

Private high school in Syracuse:

  • SYRACUSE CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 10, Location: 1010 E HIGHWAY 50, Grades: 2-10)

Public elementary/middle school in Syracuse:

  • SYRACUSE ELEM (Students: 280, Location: 408 N MAIN, Grades: PK-6)
See full list of schools located in Syracuse

Library in Syracuse:

  • HAMILTON COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $181,101; Location: 102 W. AVE C; 26,631 books; 90 e-books; 2,109 audio materials; 1,559 video materials; 30 state licensed databases; 75 print serial subscriptions; 30 electronic serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Syracuse: Hamilton County Courthouse (A), Hamilton County Sheriff's Office (B), Hamilton County Sheriff's Office Jail (C), Hamilton County Fire Department Station 1 (D), Hamilton County Emergency Medical Services (E), Syracuse Fire Department (F), Hamilton County Health Department (G), Hamilton County Library (H), Hamilton County Museum (I), Syracuse City Hall (J), Northrup Theatre (K). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Syracuse include: Bible Baptist Church (A), Church of the Nazarene (B), First Presbyterian Church (C), First United Methodist Church (D), Saint Raphael Catholic Church (E), Southern Baptist Church (F), Wesleyan Church (G), First Christian Church (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotels: Syracuse Inn (West Highway 50), Ames Hotel Suites (201 North Main Street).

Courts: Syracuse City - Municipal Court (219 North Main Street), Hamilton County - Magistrate Judge- District Court Clerk (219 North Main Street).

Hamilton County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Average household size:
This city:

2.5 people
Kansas:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

64.3%
Whole state:

66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

4.2%
Whole state:

5.8%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
2 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000

Banks with branches in Syracuse (2011 data):

  • The Valley State Bank: at 110 West Avenue B, branch established on 1905/07/27. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $76.5 mil, Deposits: $66.7 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 1 total offices, Holding Company: Valley Bancorp, Inc.
  • The First National Bank of Syracuse: The First National Bank Of Syracuse at 111 South Main Street, branch established on 1906/02/10. Info updated 2008/04/11: Bank assets: $184.1 mil, Deposits: $151.8 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Kansas Bank Corporation

For population 15 years and over in Syracuse:

Marital status in Syracuse, KS
  • Never married: 25.8%
  • Now married: 59.4%
  • Separated: 2.0%
  • Widowed: 3.5%
  • Divorced: 9.4%

For population 25 years and over in Syracuse:

  • High school or higher: 79.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.7%
  • Unemployed: 1.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 12.7 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

14.3
Kansas average:

11.1

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Syracuse
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Syracuse, KS (based on Hamilton County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant7073
Catholic3401
Evangelical Protestant2595
Other--
None1,384-
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
This county:

3.83 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

1.96 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 2
Here:

7.65 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

3.84 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 4
This county:

15.31 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

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

8.7%
Kansas:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Hamilton County:

29.4%
Kansas:

27.9%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

14.8%
Kansas:

13.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

46.8%
Kansas:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Syracuse:

43.2%
Kansas:

45.1%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.6
Kansas:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Syracuse:

23.1%
State:

21.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Syracuse:

10.8%
State:

10.6%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Syracuse:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

33.3%
Kansas:

33.6%

General health condition:
Here:

52.2%
Kansas:

55.2%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

76.7%
State:

78.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Syracuse, 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
Solid Waste Management 3$9,914$39,6560$0
Water Supply 2$9,723$58,3381$581
Other Government Administration 1$3,063$36,7560$0
Financial Administration 1$2,515$30,1802$255
Sewerage 1$3,380$40,5600$0
Parks and Recreation 1$2,020$24,2402$1,525
Judicial and Legal 0$0 2$1,494
Firefighters 0$0 1$280
Streets and Highways 0$0 0$0
Health 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 9$30,615$40,8208$4,135

Syracuse government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $382,000 ($215.94)
    Central Staff Services: $211,000 ($119.28)
    Regular Highways: $201,000 ($113.62)
    General - Other: $174,000 ($98.36)
    Solid Waste Management: $164,000 ($92.71)
    Police Protection: $113,000 ($63.88)
    Sewerage: $42,000 ($23.74)
    Local Fire Protection: $23,000 ($13.00)
    Air Transportation: $16,000 ($9.04)
    Parks and Recreation: $6,000 ($3.39)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Solid Waste Management: $34,000 ($19.22)
    Regular Highways: $24,000 ($13.57)
    General - Other: $12,000 ($6.78)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $409,000 ($231.20)

Syracuse government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $277,000 ($156.59)
    Parks and Recreation: $12,000 ($6.78)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $96,000 ($54.27)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $31,000 ($17.52)
    Interest Earnings: $4,000 ($2.26)
    Fines and Forfeits: $2,000 ($1.13)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $347,000 ($196.16)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $47,000 ($26.57)
    General Local Government Support: $6,000 ($3.39)
  • Tax - Property: $350,000 ($197.85)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $251,000 ($141.89)
    Public Utilities Sales: $72,000 ($40.70)
    Other License: $5,000 ($2.83)

Syracuse government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $112,000 ($63.31)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $96,000 ($54.27)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $16,000 ($9.04)

Syracuse government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $68,000 ($38.44)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $757,000 ($427.93)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,000 ($0.57)

5.88% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($7,040 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.88%
Kansas average:

6.44%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

6.53% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($39,786 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.53%
Kansas average:

7.12%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.
Businesses in Syracuse, KS
NameCountNameCount
Ford1MasterBrand Cabinets1
H&R Block1Subway1

Strongest AM radio stations in Syracuse:

  • KGYN (1210 AM; 50 kW; GUYMON, OK; Owner: TELNS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KLMR (920 AM; 5 kW; LAMAR, CO; Owner: COMMONWEALTH LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • KLTT (670 AM; 50 kW; COMMERCE CITY, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KOA (850 AM; 50 kW; DENVER, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KKZN (760 AM; 50 kW; THORNTON, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KMXA (1090 AM; 50 kW; AURORA, CO; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • KKOB (770 AM; 50 kW; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KICA (980 AM; 50 kW; CLOVIS, NM; Owner: BROADCAST ENTERTAINMENT CORPORATION)
  • KSIR (1010 AM; 25 kW; BRUSH, CO; Owner: JMS BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KIMB (1260 AM; 50 kW; KIMBALL, NE; Owner: G & L INVESTMENTS, LLC)
  • KSCB (1270 AM; 5 kW; LIBERAL, KS; Owner: SEWARD COUNTY BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)

Syracuse fatal accident list:

Apr 13, 2014 10:53 PM, Us-50, Lat: 37.966622, Lon: -101.694633, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Oct 7, 2012 09:30 PM, S Barton Rd, Us-50, Lat: 37.972247, Lon: -101.742333, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 6, Fatalities: 1
Jun 30, 1990 04:45 PM, U50, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1
Jun 25, 1985 09:20 PM, Ave C, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Dec 26, 1985 12:57 AM, 50, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 20Number of bridges
  • 220ft / 67.4mTotal length
  • $2,364,000Total costs
  • 31,015Total average daily traffic
  • 8,774Total average daily truck traffic
  • 42,646Total future (year 2037) average daily traffic
New bridges in Syracuse, KS - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 111930-1939
  • 21950-1959
  • 71960-1969
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Syracuse, KS
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Syracuse)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 88 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Syracuse, KS)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 20 (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: 22 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Syracuse)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 42 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Syracuse)

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 19. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 43 took place in 2006, and the least - 1 in 2008. The data has a dropping trend.
    Fire incident types in Syracuse, KS When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (68.5%), and Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires (16.8%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Syracuse, KS
    • 22468.5%Outside Fires
    • 5516.8%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 4513.8%Structure Fires
    • 30.9%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Syracuse, KS
Most common first names in Syracuse, KS among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John2071.3 years
William1878.2 years
Mary1379.1 years
Charles1279.3 years
Helen1181.6 years
James1175.2 years
Ralph971.9 years
Donald969.5 years
Clara888.1 years
Robert876.8 years
Most common last names in Syracuse, KS among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Lewis1280.4 years
Smith978.1 years
Johnson875.4 years
Cook782.1 years
Thompson779.7 years
Davis785.6 years
Westeman779.0 years
Jantz682.3 years
Bray683.8 years
Burton689.0 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Syracuse, KS
  • 92.4%Utility gas
  • 6.3%Electricity
  • 0.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.4%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Syracuse, KS
  • 90.8%Utility gas
  • 9.2%Electricity


Syracuse compared to Kansas state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.

Syracuse on our top lists:

  • #84 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Costa Rica (population 500+)"
  • #84 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000"
There are 16 pilots and 4 other airmen in this city.
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