Tyro, Kansas

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Population in 2013: 215 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -4.9%
 
Males: 116  (54.2%)
Females: 99  (45.8%)
Median resident age:  34.7 years
Kansas median age:  36.0 years

Zip codes: 67364.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $54,468 (it was $27,750 in 2000)
Tyro:

$54,468
KS:

$50,972

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $25,233 (it was $9,608 in 2000)

Tyro city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $60,203 (it was $30,000 in 2000)
Tyro:

$60,203
KS:

$129,700
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  • Races in Tyro, KS (2010)

    Tyro races chart
    • 19086.4%White alone
    • 135.9%American Indian alone
    • 115.0%Two or more races
    • 31.4%Black alone
    • 20.9%Hispanic
    • 10.5%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Tyro: 80.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (28.3%), Irish (14.6%), English (7.6%), United States (2.9%), Dutch (1.9%), Polish (1.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 891 feet

Land area: 0.53 square miles.

Population density: 407 people per square mile   (low).

Tyro, Kansas map

For population 25 years and over in Tyro:

  • High school or higher: 77.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.5%
  • Unemployed: 5.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Tyro city:

  • Never married: 19.6%
  • Now married: 51.4%
  • Separated: 1.6%
  • Widowed: 6.0%
  • Divorced: 21.4%



According to our research of Kansas and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Tyro, Kansas as of August 02, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Tyro to the number of sex offenders is 108 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $734 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $493 (0.9%)

Tyro satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Tulsa, OK (62.9 miles , pop. 393,049).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (298.1 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Dearing, KS (2.5 miles ), Caney, KS (2.5 miles ), Havana, KS (2.8 miles) , Wann, OK (2.9 miles) , Coffeyville, KS (3.3 miles ), Niotaze, KS (3.3 miles) , Copan, OK (3.3 miles ), South Coffeyville, OK (3.4 miles ).

Latitude: 37.04 N, Longitude: 95.82 W

Area code: 620

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

6.5%
Kansas:

5.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -17 (-7.0%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (21%)
  • Public administration (17%)
  • Other services, except public administration (15%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (12%)
  • Construction (9%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (29%)
  • Educational services (22%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (18%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (11%)
  • Wholesale trade (7%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (32%)
  • Production occupations (26%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (3%)
  • Material moving occupations (3%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (29%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (20%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (11%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (5%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (5%)
  • Sales and related occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Tyro, Kansas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Tyro-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Kansas state average. It is 112% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/15/1982, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 1.9 miles away from the Tyro city center killed one person and injured one person and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/26/1973, a category F3 tornado 7.1 miles away from the city center injured 3 people and caused between $500 and $5000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Tyro-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Kansas state average. It is 71% 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 167.9 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) earthquake occurred 239.0 miles away from Tyro center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 239.6 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 321.0 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 159.0 miles away from Tyro center
On 1/18/1995 at 15:51:39, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 185.3 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 Montgomery County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 2, Winds: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Tyro topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Tyro:

  • CANEY GUEST HOME INC (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; CANEY, KS)
  • CANEY NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; CANEY, KS)
  • CHRISTOPHER MANOR OF CANEY (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; CANEY, KS)
  • OXFORD PLACE (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; COFFEYVILLE, KS)
  • WINDSOR PLACE LLC (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; COFFEYVILLE, KS)
  • COFFEYVILLE REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 11 miles away; COFFEYVILLE, KS)
  • GREAT PLAINS REHAB AND NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; COFFEYVILLE, KS)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Tyro:

  • Rogers State University (about 51 miles; Claremore, OK; Full-time enrollment: 3,482)
  • Northeastern Oklahoma A&M College (about 54 miles; Miami, OK; FT enrollment: 2,075)
  • University of Tulsa (about 62 miles; Tulsa, OK; FT enrollment: 3,702)
  • Tulsa Community College (about 65 miles; Tulsa, OK; FT enrollment: 12,480)
  • Pittsburg State University (about 67 miles; Pittsburg, KS; FT enrollment: 6,838)
  • Allen County Community College (about 67 miles; Iola, KS; FT enrollment: 2,089)
  • Cowley County Community College (about 68 miles; Arkansas City, KS; FT enrollment: 3,173)

Private high school in Tyro:

  • TYRO COMMUNITY CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 164; Location: 301 S MARKET; Grades: PK - 12)

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Notable locations in Tyro: Montgomery County Rural Fire District Station 7 (A), Tyro City Hall (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Tyro: Tyro Christian Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Montgomery 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 2010 was 16.6. This is significantly better than average.

City:

16.6
U.S.:

74.2

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 4.44. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 10.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.44
U.S.:

1.93

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 19.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

19.2
U.S.:

20.2
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 6.7%
(9.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Kansas:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  69.3%
Whole state:  66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  8.0%
Whole state:  5.8%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Tyro compared to Kansas state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage 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 significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.2
Kansas average:

11.3

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (59%)
  • Electricity (33%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (8%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Tyro city (based on Montgomery County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant10,08363
Mainline Protestant4,90423
Catholic2,9004
Other8263
Black Protestant4316
None16,327-
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
Montgomery County:

1.74 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

1.96 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.29 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Montgomery County:

0.29 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

0.51 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 22
Montgomery County:

6.38 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.84 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 27
Here:

7.84 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.1%
Kansas:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Montgomery County:

29.6%
Kansas:

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

13.8%
State:

13.4%
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
Other Government Administration 0$0 1$593
Sewerage 0$0 1$2,310
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$1,171
Totals for Government 0$0 3$4,074

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

  • Current Operations - Financial Administration: $10,000 ($46.51)
    Regular Highways: $9,000 ($41.86)
    Sewerage: $8,000 ($37.21)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $15,000 ($69.77)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $6,000 ($27.91)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,000 ($4.65)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $1,000 ($4.65)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $7,000 ($32.56)
    General Support: $2,000 ($9.30)
  • Tax - Property: $5,000 ($23.26)
    Public Utilities: $3,000 ($13.95)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $36,000 ($167.44)

5.00% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($29,439 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.00%
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 Wilson County, KS  0.31% ($24,921 average AGI)
from Sedgwick County, KS  0.28% ($31,657)
from Washington County, OK  0.28% ($29,800)


6.63% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($31,781 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.63%
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 Washington County, OK  0.43% ($29,889 average AGI)
to Labette County, KS  0.36% ($22,156)
to Wilson County, KS  0.36% ($21,378)

Strongest AM radio stations in Tyro:

  • KGGF (690 AM; 10 kW; COFFEYVILLE, KS; Owner: KGGF-KUSN, INC.)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; 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.)
  • KKOW (860 AM; 10 kW; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: AMERICAN MEDIA INVESTMENTS)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KWON (1400 AM; 1 kW; BARTLESVILLE, OK; Owner: KCD ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • KOMA (1520 AM; 50 kW; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • WMBH (1560 AM; 10 kW; JOPLIN, MO)
  • KIND (1010 AM; 0 kW; INDEPENDENCE, KS; Owner: CENTRAL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KBTN (1420 AM; 10 kW; NEOSHO, MO; Owner: PETRACOM OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)
  • KFTI (1070 AM; 10 kW; WICHITA, KS; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Tyro:

  • KUSN (98.1 FM; DEARING, KS; Owner: KGGF-KUSN, INC.)
  • KKRK (98.9 FM; COFFEYVILLE, KS; Owner: KGGF-KUSN, INC.)
  • KEOJ (101.1 FM; CANEY, KS; Owner: KXOJ, INC.)
  • KBQC (88.5 FM; INDEPENDENCE, KS; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KYFM (100.1 FM; BARTLESVILLE, OK; Owner: KCD ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • KQLL-FM (106.1 FM; OWASSO, OK; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KGGF-FM (104.1 FM; FREDONIA, KS; Owner: KGGF-KUSN, INC.)
  • KRIG-FM (104.9 FM; NOWATA, OK; Owner: KCD ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • KARF (91.9 FM; INDEPENDENCE, KS; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KIND-FM (102.9 FM; INDEPENDENCE, KS; Owner: CENTRAL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KGND (107.5 FM; KETCHUM, OK; Owner: NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA BROADCAST NETWORK)

TV broadcast stations around Tyro:

  • K54GC (Channel 54; INDEPENDENCE, KS; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KDOR (Channel 17; BARTLESVILLE, OK; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)

Tyro fatal accident list:

Apr 16, 1984 05:05 PM, Spruce St, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 2 Miles West 2 Miles South Of Tyro (Lat: 37.013694 Lon: -95.854417), Type: Tower, Structure height: 30.5 m, Overall height: 31.4 m, Call Sign: WPTA423
    Assigned Frequencies: 937.950 MHz, 937.962 MHz, 937.975 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/17/2001, Expiration Date: 08/17/2011, Cancellation Date: 07/21/2009, Certifier: Steve L Ingersoll
    Registrant: Western Resources, 818 S. Kansas Ave., Topeka, KS 66601, Phone: (785) 575-1199, Fax: (785) 575-8446, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • TYRO, 1.2 Miles Ssw Of (Lat: 37.019778 Lon: -95.821639), Overall height: 36 m, Call Sign: WLA612
    Assigned Frequencies: 6197.24 MHz, 6034.15 MHz, 6034.15 MHz, 6256.54 MHz, 6152.75 MHz, 6152.75 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, 6093.45 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/15/2000, Expiration Date: 02/01/2010, Cancellation Date: 02/18/2004
    Registrant: At&t Corp, 1200 Peachtree Street, Ll 007-1, Atlanta, GA 30309, Phone: (404) 810-4020, Fax: (404) 810-7349, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

2
  • Call Sign: KB0MUD
    Grant Date: 02/27/1995, Expiration Date: 05/31/2004, Cancellation Date: 06/01/2006
    Registrant: Sharon D Mc Cleary, Tyro, KS 67364
  • Call Sign: WB6NOD
    Grant Date: 02/04/1992, Expiration Date: 02/04/2002, Cancellation Date: 02/05/2004
    Registrant: Russell F Purkey, 200 E Hy 166, Tyro, KS 67333

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 20
  • Good Intent Call: 3

Incident types - Tyro

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Tyro, KS
Most common first names in Tyro, KS among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William478.5 years
Gladys378.3 years
James378.3 years
Minnie389.4 years
Pearl385.3 years
Emma268.5 years
Earl291.5 years
Donald259.0 years
Glenna268.5 years
Charles286.0 years
Most common last names in Tyro, KS among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Wilson576.8 years
Folk574.2 years
Short483.5 years
James474.3 years
Butler382.4 years
Smallwood371.6 years
Haddan391.0 years
Wheeler380.7 years
Hodges278.0 years
Cron283.0 years

Tyro on our top lists:

  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Farm product raw material merchant wholesalers"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Department and other general merchandise stores"
  • #21 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Architecture and engineering occupations:"
  • #25 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, and similar organizations"
  • #42 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Electronic shopping and mail-order houses"
  • #55 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers"
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