Treece, Kansas

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Population in 2012: 136 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -8.7%
 
Males: 68  (50.4%)
Females: 68  (49.6%)
Median resident age:  40.6 years
Kansas median age:  36.5 years

Zip code: 66778

Estimated median household income in 2016: $31,192 (it was $22,500 in 2000)
Treece:

$31,192
KS:

$54,935

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $14,250 (it was $10,122 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $16,549 (it was $9,999 in 2000)
Treece:

$16,549
KS:

$144,900

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $56,942; Detached houses: $66,800; Mobile homes: $34,114
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    • 10878.3%White alone
    • 139.4%Two or more races
    • 128.7%American Indian alone
    • 53.6%Hispanic
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Treece: 77.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (58.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 840 feet

Land area: 0.07 square miles.

Population density: 1,949 people per square mile   (low).

Treece, Kansas map

For population 25 years and over in Treece:

  • High school or higher: 39.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 0.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 8.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Treece city:

  • Never married: 13.5%
  • Now married: 65.3%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 6.7%
  • Divorced: 14.5%

5 residents are foreign born (3.4% Asia).

This city:

3.4%
Kansas:

5.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,427 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $248 (1.2%)

Treece satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fayetteville, AR (74.3 miles , pop. 58,047).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Tulsa, OK (85.5 miles , pop. 393,049).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (310.7 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Picher, OK (1.2 miles ), Cardin, OK (1.3 miles) , Quapaw, OK (2.1 miles ), Commerce, OK (2.2 miles ), North Miami, OK (2.5 miles ), Baxter Springs, KS (2.5 miles ), Miami, OK (2.9 miles ), Lowell, KS (2.9 miles ).

Latitude: 37.00 N, Longitude: 94.84 W

Area code: 620

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

4.0%
Kansas:

3.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -22 (-12.9%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation and warehousing (48%)
  • Manufacturing (36%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Retail trade (0%)
  • Health care and social assistance (35%)
  • Manufacturing (27%)
  • Other services, except public administration (19%)
  • Construction (15%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation occupations (40%)
  • Production occupations (28%)
  • Material moving occupations (20%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (4%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Production occupations (31%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (19%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (19%)
  • Transportation occupations (12%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (0%)

Average climate in Treece, Kansas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Treece-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Kansas state average. It is 117% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/10/2008, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 13.3 miles away from the Treece city center killed 15 people and injured 200 people and caused $45 million in damages.

On 5/10/2008, a category F4 tornado 16.4 miles away from the city center killed 21 people and injured 350 people and caused $61 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

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

On 5/4/2001 at 06:42:12, a magnitude 4.7 (4.2 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 193.2 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 194.2 miles away from Treece 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 268.8 miles away from the city center
On 9/6/1997 at 23:38:00, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 184.8 miles away from the city center
On 5/4/1991 at 01:18:54, a magnitude 5.0 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 279.7 miles away from Treece 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 293.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Cherokee County (19) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 17
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 14, Storms: 14, Tornadoes: 8, Winds: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Treece topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Treece:

  • LEIGH MANOR, INC (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; PICHER, OK)
  • EASTWOOD MANOR (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; COMMERCE, OK)
  • SPRING VALLEY CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; BAXTER SPGS, KS)
  • BAXTER MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 7 miles away; BAXTER SPRINGS, KS)
  • OSBORNE CARE AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; MIAMI, OK)
  • DAVITA - TRI-STATE DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 7 miles away; MIAMI, OK)
  • FMCNA - MIAMI MIDWEST (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; MIAMI, OK)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Treece:

  • Northeastern Oklahoma A&M College (about 9 miles; Miami, OK; Full-time enrollment: 2,075)
  • Missouri Southern State University (about 23 miles; Joplin, MO; FT enrollment: 4,456)
  • Pittsburg State University (about 29 miles; Pittsburg, KS; FT enrollment: 6,838)
  • Crowder College (about 30 miles; Neosho, MO; FT enrollment: 3,675)
  • NorthWest Arkansas Community College (about 58 miles; Bentonville, AR; FT enrollment: 5,634)
  • John Brown University (about 59 miles; Siloam Springs, AR; FT enrollment: 2,097)
  • Rogers State University (about 65 miles; Claremore, OK; FT enrollment: 3,482)

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 69.5. This is about average.

City:

69.5
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2004 was 0.0317. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0317
U.S.:

0.2932

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2004 was 6.56. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.56
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2004 was 0.546. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.546
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 34.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

34.7
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 15.2. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 1.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

15.2
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2010 was 9.55. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.55
U.S.:

9.35

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2007 was 0.00979. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00979
U.S.:

0.01376
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 36.6%
(39.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 23.9% for American Indian residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Kansas:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  63.6%
Whole state:  66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  10.9%
Whole state:  5.8%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

6.8
Kansas average:

11.2

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

Presidential Elections Results

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

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant5,73934
Catholic3,7004
Mainline Protestant2,46318
Other1353
Black Protestant251
None9,541-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 6
Cherokee County:

2.82 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

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

4.69 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.10 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.5%
Kansas:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Cherokee County:

29.4%
Kansas:

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

15.1%
State:

13.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Treece:

37.8%
Kansas:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

33.9%
Kansas:

45.1%

Average BMI:
Treece:

28.7
Kansas:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Treece:

44.9%
State:

21.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

17.1%
Kansas:

10.6%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.7
Kansas:

6.8

Overweight people:
Treece:

62.3%
Kansas:

33.6%

General health condition:
Treece:

46.3%
State:

55.2%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

75.6%
Kansas:

78.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Treece, KS Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 0$0 2$1,250
Water Supply 0$0 2$324
Totals for Government 0$0 4$1,574

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

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $25,000 ($183.82)
    Financial Administration: $20,000 ($147.06)
    Regular Highways: $7,000 ($51.47)
    Solid Waste Management: $5,000 ($36.76)
    Sewerage: $4,000 ($29.41)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $6,000 ($44.12)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Sewerage: $7,000 ($51.47)
    Transit Utilities: $1,000 ($7.35)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $34,000 ($250.00)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $1,000 ($7.35)

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

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $5,000 ($36.76)
    Sewerage: $4,000 ($29.41)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $6,000 ($44.12)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $29,000 ($213.24)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $5,000 ($36.76)
    General Support: $2,000 ($14.71)
  • Tax - Public Utilities: $4,000 ($29.41)
    Property: $3,000 ($22.06)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $20,000 ($147.06)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $1,000 ($7.35)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $53,000 ($389.71)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $53,000 ($389.71)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $19,000 ($139.71)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $1,000 ($7.35)
    Other, NEC: $1,000 ($7.35)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $42,000 ($308.82)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $23,000 ($169.12)

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

Here:

5.52%
Kansas average:

6.43%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Jasper County, MO  1.35% ($25,960 average AGI)
from Crawford County, KS  0.86% ($24,254)
from Ottawa County, OK  0.46% ($23,794)


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

Here:

6.55%
Kansas average:

6.89%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Jasper County, MO  1.71% ($26,362 average AGI)
to Crawford County, KS  0.90% ($22,791)
to Ottawa County, OK  0.63% ($21,660)

Strongest AM radio stations in Treece:

  • WMBH (1560 AM; 10 kW; JOPLIN, MO)
  • KVIS (910 AM; 1 kW; MIAMI, OK; Owner: EAGLE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KKOW (860 AM; 10 kW; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: AMERICAN MEDIA INVESTMENTS)
  • KOCR (1310 AM; 5 kW; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: OZARK CHRISTIAN COLLEGE)
  • KGGF (690 AM; 10 kW; COFFEYVILLE, KS; Owner: KGGF-KUSN, INC.)
  • KBTN (1420 AM; 10 kW; NEOSHO, MO; Owner: PETRACOM OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KKLL (1100 AM; daytime; 5 kW; WEBB CITY, MO; Owner: NEW LIFE EVANGELISTIC CENTER, INC.)
  • KWAS (1230 AM; 1 kW; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: NEW LIFE EVANGELISTIC CENTER, INC.)
  • KTBZ (1430 AM; 25 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KQYX (1450 AM; 1 kW; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: PETRACOM OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Treece:

  • KSYN (92.5 FM; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: BIG MACK BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KIXQ (102.5 FM; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: BIG MACK BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KCAR-FM (104.3 FM; GALENA, KS; Owner: PETRACOM OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)
  • KRPS (89.9 FM; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: PITTSBURG STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KKOW-FM (96.9 FM; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: AMERICAN MEDIA INVESTMENTS, INC.)
  • KGLC (100.9 FM; MIAMI, OK; Owner: EAGLE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KMOQ (107.1 FM; BAXTER SPRINGS, KS; Owner: PETRACOM OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)
  • KGND (107.5 FM; KETCHUM, OK; Owner: NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA BROADCAST NETWORK)
  • KJMK (93.9 FM; WEBB CITY, MO; Owner: BIG MACK BROADCASTING, INC)
  • K255AH (98.9 FM; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: BOARD OF GOVERNORS FOR SOUTHWEST MISSOURI STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KOBC (90.7 FM; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: OZARK CHRISTIAN COLLEGE)
  • KJML (105.3 FM; COLUMBUS, KS; Owner: PETRACOM OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)
  • KBTN-FM (99.7 FM; NEOSHO, MO; Owner: PETRACOM OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)
  • KXDG (97.9 FM; WEBB CITY, MO; Owner: BIG MACK BROADCASTING, INC)
  • KWXD (103.5 FM; ASBURY, MO; Owner: INNOVATIVE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KMXL (95.1 FM; CARTHAGE, MO; Owner: CARTHAGE BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KITO-FM (96.1 FM; VINITA, OK; Owner: DLB BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KNEO (91.7 FM; NEOSHO, MO; Owner: SKY HIGH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KGVE (99.3 FM; GROVE, OK; Owner: CALEB CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around Treece:

  • KOAM-TV (Channel 7; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: SAGA QUAD STATES COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KODE-TV (Channel 12; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: MISSION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KOZJ (Channel 26; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: BD. OF GOVERNORS OF SW MISSOURI STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KJPX-LP (Channel 47; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: GARY M./DEBORAH R. KENNY)
  • KSNF (Channel 16; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)
  • K05KD (Channel 5; CARTHAGE, MO; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • K20GA (Channel 20; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KCLJ-CA (Channel 46; JOPLIN/CARTHAGE, MO; Owner: GARY M./DEBORAH R. KENNY)
  • K52FC (Channel 52; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K55HU (Channel 55; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K64FW (Channel 64; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: NEW LIFE EVANGELISTIC CENTER, INC.)
  • K04OV (Channel 4; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 0mTotal length
  • 184Total average daily traffic
  • 1Total average daily truck traffic
  • 100Total future (year 2028) average daily traffic

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 9
  • Hazardous Condition: 2

Incident types - Treece

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Treece, KS

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (44%)
  • Electricity (36%)
  • Wood (14%)

Treece compared to Kansas state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below 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.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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