Tribune, Kansas

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Population in 2013: 766 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -8.3%
 
Males: 359  (46.9%)
Females: 407  (53.1%)
Median resident age:  51.9 years
Kansas median age:  36.0 years

Zip codes: 67879.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $54,424 (it was $32,969 in 2000)
Tribune:

$54,424
KS:

$50,972

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $38,113 (it was $20,020 in 2000)

Tribune city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $68,890 (it was $54,600 in 2000)
Tribune:

$68,890
KS:

$129,700

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $76,878; Detached houses: $79,296; Mobile homes: $30,524

Median gross rent in 2013: $455.

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  • Races in Tribune, KS (2010)

    Tribune races chart
    • 63285.3%White alone
    • 9613.0%Hispanic
    • 50.7%Two or more races
    • 40.5%American Indian alone
    • 20.3%Asian alone
    • 10.1%Black alone
    • 10.1%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Tribune: 79.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (35.1%), English (19.8%), Irish (8.5%), United States (5.6%), Scotch-Irish (4.5%), Scottish (3.1%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Elevation: 3616 feet

Land area: 0.75 square miles.

Population density: 1,025 people per square mile   (low).

Tribune,KS real estate house value index trend

Tribune, Kansas map

For population 25 years and over in Tribune:

  • High school or higher: 94.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 28.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.8%
  • Unemployed: 0.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Tribune city:

  • Never married: 16.8%
  • Now married: 66.5%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 10.8%
  • Divorced: 6.0%

37 residents are foreign born (4.4% Latin America).

This city:

4.4%
Kansas:

5.0%



According to our research of Kansas and other state lists there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Tribune, Kansas as of August 02, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Tribune to the number of sex offenders is 257 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,128 (1.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,361 (2.0%)

Tribune satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pueblo, CO (156.0 miles , pop. 102,121).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Colorado Springs, CO (166.3 miles , pop. 360,890).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (481.3 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Horace, KS (1.4 miles) , Towner, CO (4.2 miles) , Leoti, KS (4.6 miles ), Sheridan Lake, CO (5.4 miles) , Marienthal, KS (5.4 miles) , Sharon Springs, KS (5.4 miles ), Weskan, KS (5.4 miles) , Wallace, KS (5.6 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 2 buildings, average cost: $142,500
  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $200,000
  • 1999: 3 buildings, average cost: $123,300
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $70,000
  • 2003: 1 building, cost: $150,000
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $145,000
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $180,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 38.47 N, Longitude: 101.75 W

Area code: 620

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

2.1%
Kansas:

5.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -79 (-8.6%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (25%)
  • Public administration (13%)
  • Wholesale trade (10%)
  • Construction (8%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (25%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Finance and insurance (11%)
  • Other services, except public administration (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (24%)
  • Sales and related occupations (16%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (11%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Management occupations (29%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (17%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (12%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Tribune, Kansas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

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

On 6/22/1999, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 20.4 miles away from the Tribune city center caused $250,000 in damages.

On 7/20/1958, a category F3 tornado 25.4 miles away from the city center injured 4 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Tribune-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Kansas state average. It is 13% 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 196.7 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 148.2 miles away from Tribune center
On 10/18/1984 at 15:30:23, a magnitude 5.5 (5.4 MB, 5.1 MS, 5.5 ML) earthquake occurred 337.6 miles away from the city 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 197.2 miles away from the city center
On 9/5/2001 at 10:52:07, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 181.4 miles away from Tribune center
On 3/22/2004 at 12:09:56, a magnitude 4.4 (4.4 MB, 4.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 203.0 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 Greeley County (3) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Winter Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Tribune topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Tribune:

  • GREELEY COUNTY HEALTH SERVICES (Government - Local, provides emergency services, 506 3RD STREET)
  • GREELEY COUNTY HOSPITAL LTCU (506 THIRD PO BOX 338)

Airports located in Tribune:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Tribune:

  • Fort Hays State University (about 134 miles; Hays, KS; Full-time enrollment: 8,728)
  • Colorado State University-Pueblo (about 154 miles; Pueblo, CO; FT enrollment: 5,993)
  • Pueblo Community College (about 157 miles; Pueblo, CO; FT enrollment: 5,329)
  • Barton County Community College (about 164 miles; Great Bend, KS; FT enrollment: 4,108)
  • Pikes Peak Community College (about 166 miles; Colorado Springs, CO; FT enrollment: 10,395)
  • University of Colorado Colorado Springs (about 168 miles; Colorado Springs, CO; FT enrollment: 8,700)
  • Colorado College (about 168 miles; Colorado Springs, CO; FT enrollment: 2,199)

Public high school in Tribune:

Public elementary/middle school in Tribune:

See full list of schools located in Tribune

Library in Tribune:

  • GREELEY COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $82,178; Location: 517 BROADWAY; 14,220 books; 1,255 audio materials; 822 video materials; 30 state licensed databases; 35 print serial subscriptions; 1 electronic serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

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Notable locations in Tribune: Greeley County Country Club (A), Greeley County Fairgrounds (B), Tribune Grain Elevator Number 1 (C), Greeley County Courthouse (D), Greeley County Sheriff's Office (E), Greeley County Sheriff's Office Jail (F), Greeley County Fire and Rescue (G), Greeley County Health Department (H), Greeley County Library (I), Tribune City Hall (J), Horace Greeley Museum (K). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Tribune include: Assembly of God Church (A), Community of Christ Church (B), First Baptist Church (C), First Presbyterian Church (D), Saint Joseph Catholic Church (E), Tribune United Methodist Church (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotel: Trails End Motel (110 West Kansas Avenue).

Court: Greeley County - District Court (616 Second).

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

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

HORACE, CITY OF (Population served: 73, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In AUG-2005, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-28-2005), St Compliance achieved (SEP-30-2005)
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
  • 7 minor monitoring violations
  • 4 regular monitoring violations
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 5.4%
(5.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 9.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 36.4% for other race residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.2 people
Kansas:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  62.4%
Whole state:  66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  1.8%
Whole state:  5.8%

No gay or lesbian households reported
26 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
27 people in nursing homes in 2000

Tribune 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.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.

Banks with branches in Tribune (2011 data):

  • Colorado East Bank & Trust: Tribune Branch at 423 Broadway, branch established on 1922/01/01. Info updated 2011/11/01: Bank assets: $798.2 mil, Deposits: $704.8 mil, headquarters in Lamar, CO, negative income in the last year, Agricultural Specialization, 18 total offices, Holding Company: Coloeast Bankshares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.7
Kansas average:

11.3

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (89%)
  • Electricity (9%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Tribune city (based on Greeley County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant3222
Catholic2671
Other1291
Evangelical Protestant1183
None411-
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
Greeley County:

7.76 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

1.96 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 1
Here:

7.76 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.9%
Kansas:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Greeley County:

30.1%
Kansas:

27.9%
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 1$6,441$77,2921$598
Other Government Administration 0$0 8$1,100
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$450
Streets and Highways 1$4,951$59,4125$2,039
Solid Waste Management 1$2,309$27,7080$0
Water Supply 1$2,068$24,8160$0
Totals for Government 4$15,769$47,30715$4,187

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

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $169,000 ($220.63)
    Water Utilities: $141,000 ($184.07)
    Financial Administration: $55,000 ($71.80)
    Police Protection: $36,000 ($47.00)
    Solid Waste Management: $27,000 ($35.25)
    General - Other: $22,000 ($28.72)
    Sewerage: $16,000 ($20.89)
    Parks & Recreation: $9,000 ($11.75)
    Air Transportation: $2,000 ($2.61)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $51,000 ($66.58)
    Solid Waste Management: $44,000 ($57.44)
    Regular Highways: $27,000 ($35.25)
    Sewerage: $1,000 ($1.31)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $191,000 ($249.35)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $10,000 ($13.05)

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

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $62,000 ($80.94)
    Sewerage: $36,000 ($47.00)
    All Other: $2,000 ($2.61)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $41,000 ($53.52)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $56,000 ($73.11)
    Special Assessments: $27,000 ($35.25)
    General Revenue, NEC: $15,000 ($19.58)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $204,000 ($266.32)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $25,000 ($32.64)
    General Support: $18,000 ($23.50)
  • Tax - Property: $274,000 ($357.70)
    Public Utilities: $35,000 ($45.69)
    NEC: $1,000 ($1.31)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $200,000 ($261.10)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Water Utilities: $185,000 ($241.51)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $15,000 ($19.58)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $1,160,000 ($1514.36)

7.55% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,447 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.55%
Kansas average:

6.43%

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


8.46% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($38,674 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.46%
Kansas average:

6.89%

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

Strongest AM radio stations in Tribune:

  • KGYN (1210 AM; 50 kW; GUYMON, OK; Owner: TELNS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KLTT (670 AM; 50 kW; COMMERCE CITY, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KLMR (920 AM; 5 kW; LAMAR, CO; Owner: COMMONWEALTH LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • 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.)
  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • KMXA (1090 AM; 50 kW; AURORA, CO; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KXXX (790 AM; 5 kW; COLBY, KS; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KSIR (1010 AM; 25 kW; BRUSH, CO; Owner: JMS BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KIMB (1260 AM; 50 kW; KIMBALL, NE; Owner: G & L INVESTMENTS, LLC)
  • KKOB (770 AM; 50 kW; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KLMO (1060 AM; 30 kW; LONGMONT, CO; Owner: PILGRIM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KICA (980 AM; 50 kW; CLOVIS, NM; Owner: BROADCAST ENTERTAINMENT CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Tribune:

  • K204CD (88.7 FM; TRIBUNE, KS; Owner: GREELEY COUNTY CHRISTIAN RADIO)
  • K208CL (89.5 FM; TRIBUNE, KS; Owner: KANZA SOCIETY, INC.)
  • KSKZ (99.9 FM; LEOTI, KS; Owner: KBUF PARTNERSHIP)

Tribune fatal accident list:

Jun 21, 1984 02:24 PM, 27, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 9, Fatalities: 1
Jul 28, 1979 11:45 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 1m3ftTotal length
  • $29,000Total costs
  • 1,330Total average daily traffic
  • 279Total average daily truck traffic
  • 1,900Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Tribune)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Tribune, KS)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

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

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

6
  • Call Sign: KB0ESJ
    Grant Date: 01/18/1999, Expiration Date: 01/18/2009, Cancellation Date: 01/19/2011
    Registrant: Rebecca L Callen, Box 237, Tribune, KS 67879
  • Call Sign: KB0MH, Licensee ID: L00832012
    Grant Date: 03/17/2004, Expiration Date: 04/12/2014, Certifier: Delbert L Callen
    Registrant: Delbert L Callen, Tribune, KS 67879
  • Call Sign: N0LRL, Previous Call Sign: KB0EKN, Licensee ID: L00187466
    Grant Date: 12/24/1999, Expiration Date: 03/20/2010, Cancellation Date: 03/21/2012
    Registrant: Jeffrey L Callen, Box 237, Tribune, KS 67879
  • Call Sign: WA3EOL, Previous Call Sign: KF0MM, Licensee ID: L01439500
    Grant Date: 10/25/2008, Expiration Date: 08/17/2018, Certifier: Lawrence E Barbary Ii
    Registrant: Lawrence E Barbary Ii, 821 3rd St, Tribune, KS 67879
  • Call Sign: KD0EZS, Licensee ID: L01425602
    Grant Date: 08/21/2008, Expiration Date: 08/21/2018, Certifier: Matt P Matthes
    Registrant: Matt P Matthes, Tribune, KS 67879
  • Call Sign: KD0FLS, Licensee ID: L00029919
    Grant Date: 10/21/2008, Expiration Date: 10/21/2018, Certifier: Robert S Firner
    Registrant: Robert S Firner, Tribune, KS 67879


FAA Registered Aircraft:

21 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Tribune)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 15
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Tribune, KS
Most common first names in Tribune, KS among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John1379.8 years
Mary1278.6 years
William1174.2 years
Charles874.6 years
Harold868.5 years
George773.0 years
Walter781.0 years
Paul773.3 years
James670.2 years
Albert680.3 years
Most common last names in Tribune, KS among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Waldren980.5 years
Kuttler877.4 years
Harris773.7 years
Smith782.7 years
Kuder675.7 years
Doty675.0 years
Kleymann682.3 years
Schneider680.5 years
Young672.2 years
Green579.8 years

Businesses in Tribune, KS

  • MasterBrand Cabinets: 1
  • True Value: 1

Tribune on our top lists:

  • #49 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Farm product raw material merchant wholesalers"
  • #62 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Advertising, marketing, promotions, public relations, and sales managers"
  • #92 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers"
  • #94 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Secondary school teachers"
  • #96 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Advertising, marketing, promotions, public relations, and sales managers"
  • #97 on the list of "Top 100 cities with declining populations from 2000 to 2008"
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