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Anderson County, Kansas (KS)

County population in 2016: 7,882 (41% urban, 59% rural); it was 8,110 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 1,327
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 1,182
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 2,576
Renter-occupied apartments: 751 (it was 645 in 2000)
% of renters here:

20%
State:

32%

Land area: 583 sq. mi.

Water area: 1.4 sq. mi.

Population density: 14 people per square mile   (low).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Anderson County: 80.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (72.2%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 40%
  • Government: 1%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 53%
  • Unpaid family work: 6%
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Races in Anderson County, Kansas:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (95.2%)
  • Two or more races (2.2%)
  • American Indian and Alaska Native alone (2.1%)
Median resident age:

42.3 years
Kansas median age:

36.5 years
Males: 3,917  (49.7%)
Females: 3,965  (50.3%)
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Anderson County,KS real estate house value trend


Average household size:
Anderson County:

2.0 people
Kansas:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2016: $43,219 ($33,244 in 1999)

This county:

$43,219
Kansas:

$54,935

Median contract rent in 2016 for apartments: $444 (lower quartile is $343, upper quartile is $593)
This county:

$444
State:

$616


Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $97,671 (it was $61,300 in 2000)
Anderson:

$97,671
Kansas:

$144,900
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $63,422 - $175,198

Mean price in 2016:

Detached houses: $140,435
Here:

$140,435
State:

$190,494

Mobile homes: $46,828
Here:

$46,828
State:

$47,703
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,078
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $407

Institutionalized population: 95

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 1
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 5
  • Burglaries: 21
  • Thefts: 36
  • Auto thefts: 8

Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 3
  • Burglaries: 24
  • Thefts: 37
  • Auto thefts: 5
Anderson County, KS map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 23 buildings, average cost: $153,700
  • 2008: 23 buildings, average cost: $116,400
  • 2009: 7 buildings, average cost: $56,400
  • 2010: 7 buildings, average cost: $136,400
  • 2011: 11 buildings, average cost: $100,300
  • 2012: 8 buildings, average cost: $110,400
  • 2013: 15 buildings, average cost: $133,300
  • 2014: 9 buildings, average cost: $25,800
Number of permits per 10,000 Anderson, KS residents
Average permit cost in Anderson, KS
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,880 (1.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $1,480 (1.7%)

Anderson County household income distribution in 2013 Anderson County home values distribution in 2013 Anderson County contract rent distribution in 2013
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 13.8%
Anderson County:

13.8%
Kansas:

12.1%
(13.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 27.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 3.8% for American Indian residents, 56.2% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2016: 42.3 years old
(Males: 41.4 years old, Females: 42.9 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 43.2 years old, Black residents: 55.0 years old, American Indian residents: 33.3 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 29.1 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Anderson County is $400 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $497 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $640 a month.

Cities in this county include: Garnett, Colony, Greeley, Kincaid, Westphalia, Welda, Harris, Lone Elm.

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

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Anderson County: Sugar Valley Lakes Golf Club (A), Linn County Park Wastewater Treatment Plant (B), Linn County Speedway (C), Linn County Park Marina (D), Linn County Park Campground (E), Prescott Transfer Station and Construction Debris Landfill (F), Tanglewood Lakes Wastewater Treatment Plant (G), Parker Wastewater Treatment Facility (H), Mound City Wastewater Treatment Plant (I), Pleasanton Wastewater Treatment Facility (J), Prescott Sewer Treatment Plant (K), La Cygne Sewer Treatment Plant (L), Star Valley School (M), New Home School (N), Green Valley School (O), Pleasant Valley School (P), Beachner Grain Elevator Number 25 (Q), Prairie View High School Unified School District 362 Police Office (R), Linn County Rural Fire District 1 Station 950 (S), Linn County Rural Fire District 1 Station 930 (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Anderson County include: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (A), Twin Springs Church (B), Wall Street Church (C), Wesley Chapel (D), Fairmount Church (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Walnut Grove Cemetery (1), Goodrich Cemetery (2), Parker Cemetery (3), Cadmus Cemetery (4), Prairie Home Cemetery (5), Brooklyn Cemetery (6), Richland Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Lake De Lago (A), Timber Lake (B), Lake Chaparral (C), Stave Lake (D), La Cygne Lake (E), Johnson Lake (F), Bradley Lake (G), Blue Mound Reservoir (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Muddy Creek (A), Hazel Branch (B), Coffeebean Creek (C), Alexander Branch (D), Doe Creek (E), Buck Creek (F), Sugar Creek (G), Little Gus Creek (H), Richland Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Anderson County include: La Cygne State Fishing Lake and Wildlife Area (1), Mine Creek Battlefield Park (2), Marais des Cygnes Waterfowl Area (3), Massacre Memorial State Park (4), Linn County Fairgrounds (5), Marais des Cygnes Massacre State Historic Site (6), Faber Park (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Allen County , Augusta County, Virginia , Somerset County, Maryland , Cole County, Missouri , Franklin County , Orange County, Virginia , Charlottesville city, Virginia .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.7%
Kansas:

3.8%

Unemployment by year
County total employment by year
County average yearly wages by year

Current college students: 173
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 90.7%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 20.1%

Number of foreign born residents: 39 (79.9% naturalized citizens)

Anderson County:

0.5%
Whole state:

7.1%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 02010 or later
  • 182000 to 2009
  • 71990 to 1999
  • 91980 to 1989
  • 01970 to 1979
  • 13Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.5 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 61.0%

Anderson County marital status for males Anderson County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 3,082
  • One, attached: 13
  • Two: 36
  • 3 or 4: 97
  • 5 to 9: 2
  • 10 to 19: 10
  • 20 or more: 74
  • Mobile homes: 398

Housing units in Anderson County with a mortgage: 1,164 (15 second mortgage, 21 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,096

Here:

50.0% with mortgage
State:

59.8% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Anderson County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic1,7545
Evangelical Protestant1,51413
Mainline Protestant1,0017
Other1-
None3,832-
Anderson County Religion Details
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.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 3
Anderson County:

3.80 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.96 / 10,000 pop.



Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
Anderson County:

7.60 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

3.84 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 11
This county:

13.93 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.33 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Anderson County:

9.0%
Kansas:

8.1%

Adult obesity rate:
Anderson County:

28.1%
State:

27.9%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

15.2%
State:

13.4%

Agriculture in Anderson County:

Average size of farms: 579 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $67,844
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $110.41
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 0.00%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 53.26%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $57,431
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 49.58%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 1.66%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $81,370
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 89.60%
Average age of principal farm operators: 55 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 12.74
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 1.64%
Corn for grain: 30870 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 32026 harvested acres
Upland cotton: 416 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 78666 harvested acres
Vegetables: 14 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 19 acres

Tornado activity:

Anderson County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Kansas state average. It is 3857786.0 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused 3 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 5/26/2004, a category 1 (max. wind speeds 73-112 mph) tornado injured 2 people and caused $70,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Anderson County-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Kansas state average. It is 72% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 321.0 miles away from Anderson County 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 269.6 miles away from the county 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 322.8 miles away from the county center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 271.0 miles away from the county center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 326.9 miles away from Anderson County center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 401.6 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Kansas Severe Winter Storms and Snowstorm, Incident Period: December 22, 2009 to January 08, 2010, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1885: March 09, 2010, FEMA Id: 1885, Natural disaster type: Snowstorm, Winter Storm
  • Kansas Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: July 08, 2009 to July 14, 2009, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1860: September 30, 2009, FEMA Id: 1860, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Kansas Severe Storms, Flooding, Straight-line Winds, and Tornadoes, Incident Period: April 25, 2009 to May 16, 2009, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1849: June 25, 2009, FEMA Id: 1849, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • Kansas Severe Storms, Flooding, and Tornadoes, Incident Period: September 11, 2008 to September 17, 2008, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1808: October 31, 2008, FEMA Id: 1808, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • Kansas Severe Winter Storms, Incident Period: December 06, 2007 to December 19, 2007, Emergency Declared EM-3282: December 12, 2007, FEMA Id: 3282, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Kansas Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: June 26, 2007 to July 25, 2007, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1711: July 02, 2007, FEMA Id: 1711, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Kansas Hurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: September 01, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3236: September 10, 2005, FEMA Id: 3236, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Kansas Severe Winter Storms, Heavy Rains, and Flooding, Incident Period: January 04, 2005 to January 06, 2005, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1579: February 08, 2005, FEMA Id: 1579, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Flood, Heavy Rain
  • Kansas Severe Storms, Tornadoes and Flooding, Incident Period: May 04, 2003 to May 30, 2003, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1462: May 06, 2003, FEMA Id: 1462, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • Kansas Ice Storm, Incident Period: January 29, 2002 to February 15, 2002, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1402: February 06, 2002, FEMA Id: 1402, Natural disaster type: Ice Storm
  • 2 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Anderson County (12) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 7, Tornadoes: 5, Winter Storms: 3, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Class of Workers in 2016
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2016


  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Accommodation and food services (14%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
  • Public administration (4%)

Most common industries for females in 2016


  • Health care and social assistance (27%)
  • Accommodation and food services (18%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Public administration (5%)

Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2016


  • Construction and extraction occupations (18%)
  • Production occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Material moving occupations (6%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)

Most common occupations for females in 2016


  • Office and administrative support occupations (19%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (15%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (14%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (11%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (5%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents


  • Guatemala (54%)
  • Mexico (23%)
  • Austria (15%)
  • Scotland (0%)
  • Ireland (0%)
  • Denmark (0%)
  • Norway (0%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Anderson County


  • German (32%)
  • European (17%)
  • American (15%)
  • English (8%)
  • Irish (6%)
  • Dutch (2%)
  • Swiss (2%)

Anderson County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 1,874 (77.7%)
  • Carpooled: 178 (7.4%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 61 (2.5%)
  • Walked: 129 (5.3%)
  • Worked at home: 174 (7.2%)
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

People in group quarters in Anderson County, Kansas in 2000:

  • 74 people in nursing homes
  • 31 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
  • 31 people in other hospitals or wards for chronically ill
  • 13 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 7 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 2 people in religious group quarters

People in group quarters in Anderson County, Kansas in 2010:

  • 76 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 19 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 8 people in group homes intended for adults
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $40,473.

5.88% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($28,589 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.88%
Kansas average:

6.43%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
4.21% relocated from other counties in Kansas ($18,667 average AGI)
1.67% relocated from other states ($9,922 average AGI)
Anderson County:

1.67%
Kansas average:

3.18%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Franklin County, KS  0.91% ($29,786 average AGI)
from Allen County, KS  0.59% ($21,111)
from Johnson County, KS  0.49% ($30,867)
from Douglas County, KS  0.39% ($11,083)


6.49% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,670 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.49%
Kansas average:

6.89%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.71% relocated to other counties in Kansas ($21,655 average AGI)
1.79% relocated to other states ($11,015 average AGI)
Anderson County:

1.79%
Kansas average:

3.65%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Allen County, KS  0.88% ($22,704 average AGI)
to Franklin County, KS  0.84% ($28,423)
to Johnson County, KS  0.65% ($43,750)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.9
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.7

Births per 1000 population in Anderson County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 13.4
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.6
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 11.6

Deaths per 1000 population in Anderson County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 7.3
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 8.7

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Anderson County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 15.2%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 6.9%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Anderson County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Anderson County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Anderson County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Anderson County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Anderson County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Anderson County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 1,732 (1,560 aged, 172 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 182 (9%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Anderson County, Kansas in 1999 - 2014:

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (108)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (100)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (94)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (84)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (60)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (56)
  • Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease, so described (51)
  • Congestive heart failure (43)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (40)
  • Colon, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (37)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 14%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 13%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 12.21
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 4,053
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 574
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 36,479

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,137
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,271
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 49

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 12
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 49

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 12

Household type by relationship:

Households: 7,882
  • In family households: 6,539 (1,155 male householders, 928 female householders)
    1,710 spouses, 2,432 children (2,168 natural, 38 adopted, 232 stepchildren), 29 grandchildren, 12 brothers or sisters, 107 parents, 17 other relatives, 151 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,220 (411 male householders (378 living alone)), 700 female householders (652 living alone)), 103 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 117

Size of family households: 1,215 2-persons, 272 3-persons, 288 4-persons, 203 5-persons, 101 6-persons, 16 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,028 1-person, 63 2-persons, 16 4-persons.

1,451 married couples with children.
447 single-parent households (125 men, 322 women).

96.9% of residents of Anderson speak English at home.
0.2% of residents speak Spanish at home (25% speak English very well, 75% speak English well).
2.8% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (80% speak English very well, 15% speak English well, 4% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $50,705,000 ($6,190 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $1,150,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $23,229,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $11,633,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $6,494,000
Federal grants: $6,378,000
Federal procurement contracts: $573,000 ($10,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $2,398,000 ($100,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $390,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $2,701,000
Federal Government insurance: $14,572,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 531
Here:

65 per 1000 residents
State:

75 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 543
Here:

66 per 1000 residents
State:

47 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +7
Here:

+1 per 1000 residents
State:

+14 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +91
Here +11 per 1000 residents
State -21 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Anderson County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 0.58 millions of gallons per day (5% from ground, 95% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.4
State:

6.8

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

5.3
State:

4.5

Year house built in Anderson County, Kansas
  • Year house built in Anderson County, Kansas
  • 02014 or later
  • 902010 to 2013
  • 3292000 to 2009
  • 6281990 to 1999
  • 1571980 to 1989
  • 5351970 to 1979
  • 3291960 to 1969
  • 3521950 to 1959
  • 1221940 to 1949
  • 1,1651939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Anderson County, Kansas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Anderson County, Kansas
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Anderson County, Kansas
  • 01 room
  • 52 rooms
  • 133 rooms
  • 1454 rooms
  • 4865 rooms
  • 4956 rooms
  • 4357 rooms
  • 3688 rooms
  • 3019+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Anderson County, Kansas
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Anderson County, Kansas
  • 01 room
  • 372 rooms
  • 1203 rooms
  • 1554 rooms
  • 2015 rooms
  • 2306 rooms
  • 777 rooms
  • 598 rooms
  • 589+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Anderson County, Kansas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Anderson County, Kansas
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Anderson County, Kansas
  • 0no bedroom
  • 241 bedroom
  • 4852 bedrooms
  • 1,2033 bedrooms
  • 3714 bedrooms
  • 1535+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Anderson County, Kansas
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Anderson County, Kansas
  • 0no bedroom
  • 1491 bedroom
  • 3322 bedrooms
  • 3533 bedrooms
  • 784 bedrooms
  • 235+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Anderson County, Kansas in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Anderson County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Anderson County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 106no vehicle
  • 5081 vehicle
  • 6722 vehicles
  • 5793 vehicles
  • 2084 vehicles
  • 1915+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Anderson County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Anderson County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 82no vehicle
  • 4101 vehicle
  • 1832 vehicles
  • 1333 vehicles
  • 1434 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

86.1% of Anderson County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 33% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 60% lived in Kansas.

Anderson County:

86.1%
State average:

83.4%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 6,049
  • Other state: 1,763
  • Northeast: 22
  • Midwest: 1,013
  • South: 332
  • West: 398
Year Householders Moved Into Unit
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Anderson County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 50.4%Utility gas
  • 24.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 12.5%Electricity
  • 11.8%Wood
  • 0.1%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 40.6%Utility gas
  • 36.9%Electricity
  • 18.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.7%Wood
  • 0.9%Other fuel
  • 0.2%No fuel used

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 107
Here:

12.0%
Kansas:

10.7%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 0
Here:

0.0%
Kansas:

9.5%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 22
Here:

11.6%
Kansas:

15.0%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
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Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Anderson County government finances - Expenditure in 2002:

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $1,655,000
    General - Other: $769,000
    Corrections - Other: $357,000
    Health Services - Other: $335,000
    Police Protection: $329,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $262,000
    Central Staff Services: $242,000
    General Public Buildings: $205,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $175,000
    Solid Waste Management: $150,000
    Financial Administration: $103,000
    Fire Protection: $89,000
    Parks & Recreation: $20,000
    Welfare - Other: $4,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $202,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - General: $212,000
    Higher Education: $39,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $293,000
    General - Other: $108,000
    Fire Protection: $56,000
    Police Protection: $51,000
    Judicial: $33,000
    Solid Waste Management: $10,000
    Central Staff: $7,000
    General Public Building: $3,000
    Financial Administration: $2,000
    Corrections - Other: $1,000
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $2,161,000

Anderson County government finances - Revenue in 2002:

  • Charges - All Other: $249,000
    Solid Waste Management: $102,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Support: $1,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $1,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $135,000
    General Revenue, NEC: $18,000
    Rents: $1,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $720,000
    General Support: $188,000
    All Other: $81,000
  • Tax - Property: $3,555,000
    Total General Sales: $588,000
    Public Utilities: $36,000
    NEC: $8,000

Anderson County government finances - Debt in 2002:

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $3,755,000
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $3,685,000
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $70,000

Anderson County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002:

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $1,217,000
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $17,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 92
  • Number of aged recipients: 8
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 84
  • Number of recipients under 18: 19
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 56
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 17
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 38
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 46
Anderson County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
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Anderson County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
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Most common first names in Anderson County, KS among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary8480.9 years
John7877.4 years
Charles5976.8 years
William5675.7 years
James4577.9 years
George3880.5 years
Robert3674.0 years
Frank3580.8 years
Ralph3377.2 years
Harold2774.1 years
Most common last names in Anderson County, KS among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Miller4377.5 years
Smith3179.2 years
Rockers2374.8 years
Lickteig2376.6 years
Katzer2278.5 years
Johnson1981.7 years
Williams1978.6 years
Hermreck1869.7 years
Henderson1776.0 years
Anderson1678.8 years
Businesses in Anderson County, KS
NameCountNameCount
Alco Stores1Lane Furniture1
Chevrolet1Pizza Hut1
Dairy Queen1SONIC Drive-In1
FedEx1True Value1
Ford1UPS1
H&R Block1

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  • #80 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest ground withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"