Toronto, Kansas

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Population in 2013: 273 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -12.5%
 
Males: 139  (51.0%)
Females: 134  (49.0%)
Median resident age:  58.7 years
Kansas median age:  36.0 years

Zip codes: 66777.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $22,164 (it was $19,643 in 2000)
Toronto:

$22,164
KS:

$50,972

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $15,290 (it was $14,960 in 2000)

Toronto city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $22,526 (it was $21,300 in 2000)
Toronto:

$22,526
KS:

$129,700

Median gross rent in 2013: $381.

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  • Races in Toronto, KS (2010)

    Toronto races chart
    • 26795.0%White alone
    • 72.5%Hispanic
    • 41.4%Two or more races
    • 31.1%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Toronto: 78.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (32.8%), English (11.0%), United States (10.1%), Irish (9.5%), Norwegian (2.5%), Polish (2.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 950 feet

Land area: 0.37 square miles.

Population density: 735 people per square mile   (low).

Toronto,KS real estate house value index trend

Toronto, Kansas map

For population 25 years and over in Toronto:

  • High school or higher: 85.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Toronto city:

  • Never married: 11.0%
  • Now married: 44.4%
  • Separated: 5.8%
  • Widowed: 18.6%
  • Divorced: 20.2%

2 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.6%
Kansas:

5.0%



According to our research of Kansas and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Toronto, Kansas as of August 31, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Toronto to the number of sex offenders is 139 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $699 (2.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $640 (3.2%)

Toronto satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Wichita, KS (76.2 miles , pop. 344,284).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (349.0 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Coyville, KS (2.9 miles) , Yates Center, KS (3.6 miles ), Virgil, KS (3.6 miles) , Fall River, KS (3.7 miles) , Buffalo, KS (3.9 miles ), Climax, KS (4.0 miles) , New Albany, KS (4.0 miles) , Benedict, KS (4.0 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 2 buildings, average cost: $30,000
  • 2001: 2 buildings, average cost: $111,900

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 37.80 N, Longitude: 95.95 W

Area code: 620

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

6.6%
Kansas:

5.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -6 (-1.9%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (19%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Construction (12%)
  • Public administration (12%)
  • Wholesale trade (10%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (39%)
  • Manufacturing (16%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (13%)
  • Public administration (13%)
  • Construction (3%)
  • Information (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (14%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (12%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (12%)
  • Transportation occupations (10%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (19%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (19%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (16%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (13%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (13%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6%)
  • Material moving occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Toronto, Kansas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Toronto-area historical tornado activity is near Kansas state average. It is 71% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/2/1956, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 21.2 miles away from the Toronto city center killed 2 people and injured 29 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/8/2003, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 0.1 miles away from the city center injured 3 people and caused $3 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Toronto-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 218.8 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 163.8 miles away from Toronto 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 275.2 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 276.3 miles away from the city 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 345.7 miles away from Toronto center
On 2/15/1974 at 13:33:49, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG) earthquake occurred 276.5 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 Woodson County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 5, Winter Storms: 5, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Toronto topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Toronto:

  • TWIN OAKS HEALTH CARE (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; YATES CENTER, KS)
  • YATES CENTER NURSING AND REHABILITATION LLC (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; YATES CENTER, KS)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Toronto:

  • Allen County Community College (about 32 miles; Iola, KS; Full-time enrollment: 2,089)
  • Emporia State University (about 45 miles; Emporia, KS; FT enrollment: 4,687)
  • Butler Community College (about 52 miles; El Dorado, KS; FT enrollment: 6,676)
  • Wichita Area Technical College (about 70 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 2,220)
  • Pittsburg State University (about 74 miles; Pittsburg, KS; FT enrollment: 6,838)
  • Wichita State University (about 74 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 11,743)
  • Friends University (about 78 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 2,024)

Library in Toronto:

  • TORONTO PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $10,659; Location: 107 W. MAIN ST.; 8,520 books; 103 audio materials; 860 video materials; 30 state licensed databases)

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Notable locations in Toronto: Toronto Fire Department (A), Toronto Public Library (B), Toronto City Hall (C), Toronto Community Building (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Toronto include: First Christian Church (A), Toronto United Methodist Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Woodson County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Toronto that have no violations reported:

  • QUARRY BAY WATER SUPPLY (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 43.8%
(41.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 66.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 77.8% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  1.9 people
Kansas:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  48.3%
Whole state:  66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  5.4%
Whole state:  5.8%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Toronto compared to Kansas state average:

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

Banks with branches in Toronto (2011 data):

  • Emprise Bank: Toronto Main Branch at 207 West Main, branch established on 1903/06/15. Info updated 2011/04/13: Bank assets: $1,461.9 mil, Deposits: $1,282.4 mil, headquarters in Wichita, KS, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 42 total offices, Holding Company: Emprise Financial Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.9
Kansas average:

11.3

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (83%)
  • Electricity (10%)
  • Wood (3%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Toronto city (based on Woodson County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant7487
Evangelical Protestant5745
Catholic4001
None1,587-
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: 2
Woodson County:

6.03 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

1.96 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
Woodson County:

12.06 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

12.06 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.7%
Kansas:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Woodson County:

28.1%
Kansas:

27.9%
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$213
Other Government Administration 1$1,672$20,0640$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$150
Water Supply 0$0 2$2,125
Electric Power 1$2,980$35,7600$0
Other and Unallocable 3$6,237$24,9484$1,012
Totals for Government 5$10,889$26,1348$3,500

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

  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $164,000 ($600.73)
    Water Utilities: $56,000 ($205.13)
    Financial Administration: $40,000 ($146.52)
    Sewerage: $13,000 ($47.62)
    General - Other: $13,000 ($47.62)
    Fire Protection: $10,000 ($36.63)
    Police Protection: $5,000 ($18.32)
    Libraries: $4,000 ($14.65)
    Regular Highways: $2,000 ($7.33)
    Parks & Recreation: $1,000 ($3.66)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $0 ($0.00)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Sewerage: $18,000 ($65.93)
    Financial Administration: $10,000 ($36.63)
    Regular Highways: $10,000 ($36.63)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $78,000 ($285.71)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $10,000 ($36.63)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $30,000 ($109.89)
    All Other: $3,000 ($10.99)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $9,000 ($32.97)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $9,000 ($32.97)
    General Revenue, NEC: $4,000 ($14.65)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $163,000 ($597.07)
    Water Utilities: $68,000 ($249.08)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $14,000 ($51.28)
    General Support: $4,000 ($14.65)
  • Tax - Property: $36,000 ($131.87)
    Public Utilities: $8,000 ($29.30)
    NEC: $1,000 ($3.66)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $179,000 ($655.68)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $300,000 ($1098.90)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $300,000 ($1098.90)
    Full Faith & Credit - Water Utilities: $135,000 ($494.51)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $28,000 ($102.56)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $16,000 ($58.61)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $427,000 ($1564.10)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $17,000 ($62.27)

6.12% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($26,846 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.12%
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 Allen County, KS  1.57% ($24,000 average AGI)


6.56% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($23,857 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.56%
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 Allen County, KS  1.02% ($23,538 average AGI)

Strongest AM radio stations in Toronto:

  • KGGF (690 AM; 10 kW; COFFEYVILLE, KS; Owner: KGGF-KUSN, INC.)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KKOW (860 AM; 10 kW; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: AMERICAN MEDIA INVESTMENTS)
  • KFTI (1070 AM; 10 kW; WICHITA, KS; 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.)
  • KKHK (1250 AM; 25 kW; KANSAS CITY, KS)
  • WIBW (580 AM; 5 kW; TOPEKA, KS; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KKOY (1460 AM; 1 kW; CHANUTE, KS; Owner: SOUTHEAST KANSAS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KOMA (1520 AM; 50 kW; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)

Strongest FM radio stations in Toronto:

  • KOTE (93.5 FM; EUREKA, KS; Owner: NEWWOOD PRODUCTIONS, L.P.)
  • KINZ (95.3 FM; HUMBOLDT, KS; Owner: SUTCLIFFE COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KGGF-FM (104.1 FM; FREDONIA, KS; Owner: KGGF-KUSN, INC.)

Toronto fatal accident list:

Oct 10, 2012 07:45 AM, Sr-105, Lat: 37.79771, Lon: -95.95606, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Toronto)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • Toronto State Pk (Lat: 37.750306 Lon: -95.947222), Call Sign: WNJZ705
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.295 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/28/2012, Expiration Date: 11/16/2022
    Registrant: Kansas Dept. Of Transportaion, 700 Sw Harrison, Topeka, KS 66603-3754, Phone: (785) 296-3661, Fax: (785) 296-0999, Email:
  • 978 Coyote Rd (Lat: 37.862806 Lon: -95.922778), Call Sign: WDA206, Licensee ID: L00123252
    Assigned Frequencies: 456.875 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/17/1997, Expiration Date: 11/09/2002, Cancellation Date: 02/09/2003
    Registrant: Tom Bird, 978 Coyote Rd, Toronto, KS 66777
  • Lat: 37.799167 Lon: -95.952222, Call Sign: WQDJ234
    Assigned Frequencies: 458.050 MHz, 458.550 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/08/2005, Expiration Date: 09/08/2015, Certifier: Chris A Harber
    Registrant: Tfmcomm Inc, 125 Sw Jackson Street, Topeka, KS 66603, Phone: (785) 233-2343, Fax: (785) 234-6848, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • TORONTO, 214 W Main St (Lat: 37.797806 Lon: -95.951917), Overall height: 40.8 m, Call Sign: WMM677, Licensee ID: L00121081
    Assigned Frequencies: 2165.20 MHz, 2171.60 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/03/1993, Expiration Date: 02/01/2001, Cancellation Date: 01/31/2001
    Registrant: United Telephone Company Of Eastern Kansas, Industrial Airport, KS 66031

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

6
  • Call Sign: KC0GGW, Licensee ID: L00961087
    Grant Date: 07/23/2009, Expiration Date: 07/29/2019, Certifier: Garold E Sanderson
    Registrant: Garold E Sanderson, 107 W Arms, Toronto, KS 66777
  • Call Sign: KC0WNY, Licensee ID: L01144805
    Grant Date: 04/27/2006, Expiration Date: 04/27/2016, Certifier: Teddy Banks
    Registrant: Teddy Banks, 204 E Eads St, Toronto, KS 66777
  • Call Sign: KD0ACN, Licensee ID: L01260936
    Grant Date: 03/27/2007, Expiration Date: 03/27/2017, Certifier: Norma K Banks
    Registrant: Norma K Banks, 204 E Eads St, Toronto, KS 66777
  • Call Sign: KD0ARX, Licensee ID: L01284991
    Grant Date: 05/18/2007, Expiration Date: 05/18/2017, Certifier: Paul E Fulton
    Registrant: Paul E Fulton, 510 N Washington St Lot 4, Toronto, KS 66777
  • Call Sign: KD0BXE, Licensee ID: L01337622
    Grant Date: 10/31/2007, Expiration Date: 10/31/2017, Certifier: Kristy L Little
    Registrant: Kristy L Little, 204 E Eads, Toronto, KS 66777
  • Call Sign: KD0KYH, Licensee ID: L01558649
    Grant Date: 04/01/2010, Expiration Date: 04/01/2020, Certifier: Jerry M Banks
    Registrant: Jerry M Banks, 204 E Eads St, Toronto, KS 66777

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: ENGINEERING & RESEARCH 415-C (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C85 SERIES (85 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6204Y , Serial Number: 3771, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 03/24/1993
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Michael L Hinnen, 553 N Point Rd, Toronto, KS 66777, Other Owners: Kathryn I Hinnen
  • Aircraft: PIPER J3C-65 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 67 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 88164 , Serial Number: 15781, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 07/10/1956
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Mike Hinnen, 553 N Point Rd, Toronto, KS 66777, Other Owners: Kathy Hinnen

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 22
  • Hazardous Condition: 2
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Toronto

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Toronto, KS
Most common first names in Toronto, KS among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
George1379.5 years
William1274.2 years
Charles1181.6 years
John1074.1 years
Mary1084.1 years
James871.5 years
Dorothy683.7 years
Floyd673.3 years
Paul678.7 years
Hazel680.5 years
Most common last names in Toronto, KS among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Williams882.6 years
Sowder778.9 years
Davis770.2 years
Black688.6 years
Smith675.0 years
Nordmeyer588.4 years
Jones574.4 years
Hobbs579.6 years
Tipton590.4 years
Swilley575.0 years

Toronto on our top lists:

  • #33 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Life, physical, and social science occupations:"
  • #45 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Broadcasting and telecommunications"
  • #47 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Other financial specialists"
  • #64 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Apparel"
  • #95 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Public administration"
  • #99 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Apparel"
  • #40 (66777) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Latvian first ancestries"
  • #34 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2003"
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