Wilson, Kansas

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Population in 2017: 754 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -5.6%
 
Males: 365  (48.5%)
Females: 389  (51.5%)
Median resident age:

51.1 years
Kansas median age:

36.7 years

Zip codes: 67490.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $48,362 (it was $34,821 in 2000)
Wilson:

$48,362
KS:

$56,422

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $24,436 (it was $16,622 in 2000)

Wilson city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $67,677 (it was $36,400 in 2000)
Wilson:

$67,677
KS:

$150,600

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $76,286; detached houses: $73,947; mobile homes: $134,627

Median gross rent in 2017: $718.

March 2019 cost of living index in Wilson: 78.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 19.7%
(20.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 23.1% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Wilson, KS (2010)
    • 72693.0%White alone
    • 273.5%Hispanic
    • 222.8%Two or more races
    • 30.4%Black alone
    • 20.3%Asian alone
    • 10.1%American Indian alone

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


Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.33
Kansas average:

2.20
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Ancestries: German (26.3%), American (15.1%), Czech (13.3%), Irish (7.4%), English (5.6%), Russian (3.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1883

Elevation: 1689 feet

Land area: 0.56 square miles.

Population density: 1,356 people per square mile   (low).

Wilson, Kansas map

7 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.0%
Kansas:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,262 (1.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,014 (1.5%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Wichita, KS (100.0 miles , pop. 344,284).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (427.4 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities:

Dorrance, KS (2.5 miles ),
Bunker Hill, KS (3.6 miles),
Sylvan Grove, KS (3.7 miles ),
Ellsworth, KS (3.8 miles ),
Lucas, KS (4.1 miles ),
Holyrood, KS (4.1 miles ),
Kanopolis, KS (4.3 miles ),
Odin, KS (4.4 miles)

Latitude: 38.83 N, Longitude: 98.47 W

Nickname or alias (official or unofficial): Czech Capital of Kansas

Area code: 785

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

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $40,000
  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $140,000
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $108,200
  • 2002: 3 buildings, average cost: $75,000
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $220,000
  • 2005: 2 buildings, average cost: $67,500
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $60,000
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $170,000
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $130,000
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $194,700
  • 2016: 2 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 2017: 1 building, cost: $65,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Wilson, KS residents
Average permit cost in Wilson, KS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.5%
Kansas:

3.7%
Population change in the 1990s: +116 (+17.0%).
Most common industries in Wilson, KS (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (12.5%)
  • Public administration (9.4%)
  • Educational services (8.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.7%)
  • Printing & related support activities (6.1%)
  • Repair & maintenance (5.8%)
  • Broadcasting & telecommunications (4.7%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Public administration (11.4%)
  • Repair & maintenance (10.4%)
  • Broadcasting & telecommunications (6.0%)
  • Construction (5.5%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.5%)
  • Computer & electronic products (5.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.0%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (24.5%)
  • Educational services (13.2%)
  • Printing & related support activities (8.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.8%)
  • Public administration (6.9%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.9%)
  • Social assistance (5.0%)
Most common occupations in Wilson, KS (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5.6%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5.0%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.7%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Registered nurses (4.4%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.9%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (10.0%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (8.5%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6.0%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.5%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (5.5%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.0%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Registered nurses (10.1%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (8.8%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (8.8%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (6.3%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.7%)
  • Child care workers (5.0%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.0%)

Average climate in Wilson, Kansas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Wilson-area historical tornado activity is near Kansas state average. It is 105% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/7/1993, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 5.7 miles away from the Wilson city center killed one person and injured 6 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/21/2001, a category F4 tornado 23.8 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 28 people and caused $43 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Wilson-area historical earthquake activity is near Kansas state average. It is 62% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 201.5 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 135.8 miles away from the city center
On 5/30/1991 at 22:07:44, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 56.1 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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 446.6 miles away from the city center
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) earthquake occurred 367.9 miles away from the city center
On 7/15/1992 at 02:56:40, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 58.1 miles away from Wilson 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 Ellsworth County (11) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 6, Winds: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Wilson topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Wilson:

  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER - WILSON (611 31ST ST PO BOX 160)
  • WILSON NURSING HOME (611 31ST STREET)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Wilson:

  • ELLSWORTH COUNTY HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 15 miles away; ELLSWORTH, KS)
  • ELLSWORTH COUNTY MEDICAL CENTER Critical Access Hospitals (about 15 miles away; ELLSWORTH, KS)

Airports located in Wilson:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Wilson:

  • Barton County Community College (about 33 miles; Great Bend, KS; Full-time enrollment: 4,108)
  • Fort Hays State University (about 47 miles; Hays, KS; FT enrollment: 8,728)
  • Hutchinson Community College (about 61 miles; Hutchinson, KS; FT enrollment: 4,174)
  • Newman University (about 100 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 2,066)
  • Friends University (about 100 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 2,024)
  • Wichita State University (about 100 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 11,743)
  • Wichita Area Technical College (about 101 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 2,220)

Public high school in Wilson:

Public elementary/middle school in Wilson:

See full list of schools located in Wilson

Library in Wilson:

  • LANG MEMORIAL (Operating income: $28,048; Location: 2405 AVE. F; 5,020 books; 11 audio materials; 400 video materials; 30 state licensed databases)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Wilson: Wilson Police Department (A), Wilson Fire Department (B), Lang Memorial Library (C), Wilson Czech Opera House and Museum (D), Wilson City Hall (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Wilson include: First Presbyterian Church (A), Wilson United Methodist Church (B), Immanuel Lutheran Church (C), Saint Wenceslaus Catholic Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Wilson Opera House (415 27th Street), Kansas Originals Market (I 70 & K 232 North Side), MADD Jack Striper Guide (Tours & Charters; 704 28th Street).

Hotels: Midland Historic Hotel (414 26th Street), Sportsmen's Lodge (2523 Avenue East), DAS Borell Haus Bed & Breakfast (615 27th Street), Sincerely Yours Gifts (2523 Avenue East).

Court: Branda Trailer & Camper Court (West Highway 40).

Birthplace of: Neva Egan - Educator.

Ellsworth 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:

2.2 people
Kansas:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

61.3%
Whole state:

66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

6.9%
Whole state:

5.8%


No gay or lesbian households reported

38 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
48 people in nursing homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Wilson (2011 data):

  • The Wilson State Bank: at 422 26th Street, branch established on 1886/07/16. Info updated 2011/02/23: Bank assets: $79.8 mil, Deposits: $68.5 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Wilson Bancshares, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Wilson:

Marital status in Wilson, KS
  • Never married: 20.9%
  • Now married: 55.7%
  • Separated: 1.1%
  • Widowed: 11.4%
  • Divorced: 10.8%

For population 25 years and over in Wilson:

  • High school or higher: 93.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 22.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.0%
  • Unemployed: 1.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.1 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.8
Kansas average:

11.1

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Wilson, KS (based on Ellsworth County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant1,2927
Mainline Protestant1,22510
Catholic7894
Other-1
None3,191-
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 convenience stores (no gas): 1
Ellsworth County:

1.59 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

0.51 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
This county:

7.94 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

3.84 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 7
Here:

11.11 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

7.33 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

9.1%
State:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Ellsworth County:

28.7%
State:

27.9%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Ellsworth County:

9.5%
Kansas:

13.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

46.3%
Kansas:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

36.7%
State:

45.1%

Average BMI:
Wilson:

28.0
Kansas:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Wilson:

19.4%
Kansas:

21.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

6.4%
Kansas:

10.6%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
Kansas:

6.8

Overweight people:
Wilson:

29.6%
Kansas:

33.6%

General health condition:
Wilson:

48.5%
State:

55.2%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

69.5%
Kansas:

78.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Wilson, 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
Gas Supply 0$0 0$0
Local Libraries 0$0 0$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$186
Fire - Other 0$0 0$0
Correction 0$0 0$0
Health 0$0 0$0
Hospitals 0$0 0$0
Transit 0$0 0$0
Streets and Highways 0$0 0$0
Airports 0$0 0$0
Water Transport and Terminals 0$0 0$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 6$1,483
Welfare 0$0 0$0
Solid Waste Management 0$0 0$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$791
Police Protection - Officers 0$2,572 0$0
Firefighters 0$0 0$0
Sewerage 0$2,867 0$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 1$759
Housing and Community Development (Local) 0$0 0$0
Financial Administration 0$3,683 1$186
Police - Other 0$0 0$0
Natural Resources 0$0 0$0
Water Supply 0$2,926 0$0
Electric Power 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 0$12,048 10$3,405

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

  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $111,000 ($147.21)
    Regular Highways: $89,000 ($118.04)
    Solid Waste Management: $86,000 ($114.06)
    General - Other: $55,000 ($72.94)
    Police Protection: $47,000 ($62.33)
    Local Fire Protection: $19,000 ($25.20)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $18,000 ($23.87)
    Parks and Recreation: $15,000 ($19.89)
    Transit Utilities: $6,000 ($7.96)
    Financial Administration: $6,000 ($7.96)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $9,000 ($11.94)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $21,000 ($27.85)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $10,000 ($13.26)

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

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $114,000 ($151.19)
    Other: $2,000 ($2.65)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $5,000 ($6.63)
    Interest Earnings: $3,000 ($3.98)
    General Revenue - Other: $2,000 ($2.65)
  • Revenue - Transit Utilities: $5,000 ($6.63)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $41,000 ($54.38)
  • Tax - Property: $186,000 ($246.68)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $112,000 ($148.54)
    Public Utilities Sales: $51,000 ($67.64)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $1,000 ($1.33)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $663,000 ($879.31)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $628,000 ($832.89)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $35,000 ($46.42)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $220,000 ($291.78)

5.18% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($38,700 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.18%
Kansas average:

6.44%

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

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Saline County, KS  0.86% ($36,450 average AGI)


5.06% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($39,077 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.06%
Kansas average:

7.12%

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

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Saline County, KS  1.04% ($49,125 average AGI)

Strongest AM radio stations in Wilson:

  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • KFRM (550 AM; 5 kW; SALINA, KS; Owner: TAYLOR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KVGB (1590 AM; 5 kW; GREAT BEND, KS; Owner: EAGLE RADIO INC.)
  • KSAL (1150 AM; 5 kW; SALINA, KS; Owner: EBC INC.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KFTI (1070 AM; 10 kW; WICHITA, KS; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KKAR (1290 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KGYN (1210 AM; 50 kW; GUYMON, OK; Owner: TELNS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KVSV (1190 AM; 2 kW; BELOIT, KS; Owner: MCGRATH PUBLISHING COMPANY)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Wilson:

  • KZLS (107.9 FM; GREAT BEND, KS; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KPRD (88.9 FM; HAYS, KS; Owner: THE PRAISE NETWORK INC.)
  • KHOK (100.7 FM; HOISINGTON, KS; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC.)
  • KHCT (90.9 FM; GREAT BEND, KS; Owner: HUTCHINSON COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • KCAY (95.9 FM; RUSSELL, KS; Owner: WEST CENTRAL RADIO, INC.)
  • KVGB-FM (104.3 FM; GREAT BEND, KS; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Wilson:

  • KOOD (Channel 9; HAYS, KS; Owner: SMOKY HILLS PUBLIC TELEVISION CORP.)
  • KSNC (Channel 2; GREAT BEND, KS; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION OF WICHITA)
  • KBDK (Channel 14; HOISINGTON, KS; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KSCC-LP (Channel 14; GREAT BEND, KS; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • K38GH (Channel 38; RUSSELL, KS; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)

Wilson fatal accident list:

Jun 24, 1997 09:27 AM, Ave E, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2
Nov 7, 1980 12:54 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 16Number of bridges
  • 141ft / 43.0mTotal length
  • $1,468,000Total costs
  • 28,533Total average daily traffic
  • 7,755Total average daily truck traffic
New bridges in Wilson, KS - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11920-1929
  • 11930-1939
  • 31950-1959
  • 71960-1969
  • 11990-1999
  • 12000-2009
  • 22010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Wilson, KS

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Wilson)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • Ave F (Lat: 38.827222 Lon: -98.471722), Call Sign: KFK653,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.085 MHz, Grant Date: 03/08/2012, Expiration Date: 04/23/2022, Registrant: City Of Wilson, 2407 Ave E, Wilson, KS 67490, Phone: (785) 658-2272, Fax: (785) 658-2319, Email:
  • MP 236.3, Mp 236.3, Sharon Springs Sub (Lat: 38.726556 Lon: -98.410361), Type: Bant, Structure height: 4 m, Call Sign: WNWU388,
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.740 MHz, Grant Date: 05/24/2013, Expiration Date: 06/02/2023, Certifier: L J Kopiasz, Registrant: Prokarma, 222 So 15th St. Suite 505n, Omaha, NE 68102, Phone: (402) 522-5068, Fax: (402) 346-6676, Email:
  • 1 Mi N 2 E (Lat: 38.842500 Lon: -98.434778), Call Sign: KAS953, Licensee ID: L00041585,
    Assigned Frequencies: 35.1600 MHz, Grant Date: 01/09/2014, Expiration Date: 02/14/2024, Registrant: Wilson Telephone Company Inc, 2504 Avenue D, Wilson, KS 67490, Phone: (785) 658-2111, Fax: (785) 658-3344, Email:
  • Lat: 38.771972 Lon: -98.429500, Call Sign: WQPR583,
    Assigned Frequencies: 467.325 MHz, Grant Date: 07/30/2012, Expiration Date: 07/30/2022, Certifier: Leroy Charvat, Registrant: Mobile Radio Service, Inc., 156 S Highway 281, Great Bend, KS 67530, Phone: (620) 793-5443, Fax: (620) 793-6507, Email:
  • Lat: 38.840417 Lon: -98.434417, Call Sign: WQRM822,
    Assigned Frequencies: 464.112 MHz, Grant Date: 06/20/2013, Expiration Date: 06/20/2023, Certifier: David Criswell, Registrant: Rural Telephone Service Co Inc Nex-Tech, 233 East 8th Street, Hays, KS 67601, Phone: (785) 625-2119, Fax: (785) 628-2272, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • AVENUE D, 207 Avenue C (Lat: 38.842639 Lon: -98.464639), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 105.2 m, Overall height: 106.7 m, Call Sign: WQUR667,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11225.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, Grant Date: 09/22/2014, Expiration Date: 09/22/2024, Certifier: John E Monday, Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 208 S Akard St., Rm 1015, Dallas, TX 75202, Phone: (855) 699-7073, Fax: (214) 746-6410, Email:
  • STATION, 4 Miles Ne Of (Lat: 38.863056 Lon: -98.410333), Overall height: 30.5 m, Call Sign: KCF83,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6865.00 MHz, Grant Date: 04/21/2000, Expiration Date: 05/10/2010, Cancellation Date: 04/20/2010, Certifier: Christopher Kinney, Registrant: Kinder Morgan, 370 Van Gordon St., Lakewood, CO 80228, Phone: (303) 763-3390, Fax: (303) 984-3004, Email:
  • WILSON JCT, 1.9 Mi Nnw Of (Lat: 38.856944 Lon: -98.486167), Overall height: 41.5 m, Call Sign: WCU472,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6034.20 MHz, 6034.20 MHz, Grant Date: 04/15/1996, Expiration Date: 08/01/2000, Cancellation Date: 11/12/1998, Registrant: Southwestern Bell Telephone Company, 3 Bell Plz Rm 810 C12, Dallas, TX 75202-5399

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Wilson)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: BEECH 23 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 113 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2365L , Serial Number: M-201, Year manufactured: 1963, Airworthiness Date: 01/31/1963, Certificate Issue Date: 01/16/1997
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Robert L Trustee Grauer, Po Box 565, Wilson, KS 67490, Other Owners: Eva K Trustee Grauer
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5739A , Serial Number: 28339, Year manufactured: 1956, Airworthiness Date: 02/02/1956, Certificate Issue Date: 10/12/1996
    Registrant (Corporation): Daystar Limited, Po Box 261, Wilson, KS 67490

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 34
  • Hazardous Condition: 1
Fire incident types in Wilson, KS

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Most common first names in Wilson, KS among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary2585.3 years
John2477.5 years
Frank2478.0 years
Joseph1882.4 years
William1476.4 years
Henry1480.2 years
James1275.1 years
Joe1276.8 years
Charles1181.9 years
Emma1186.9 years
Most common last names in Wilson, KS among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Soukup1778.2 years
Vopat1476.3 years
Steinle1481.6 years
Macek1176.9 years
Miller1081.9 years
Stoppel976.0 years
Kasper878.1 years
Hlaus885.4 years
Whitmer877.9 years
Klema884.3 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Wilson, KS
  • 84.1%Utility gas
  • 6.2%Electricity
  • 5.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.8%Wood
  • 1.8%No fuel used
  • 0.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.4%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Wilson, KS
  • 67.5%Utility gas
  • 31.3%Electricity
  • 1.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Wilson 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 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 above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
There is 1 pilot and 2 other airmen in this city.
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