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Chase County, Kansas (KS)

County population in 2019: 2,639 (all rural); it was 3,030 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 402
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 489
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 916
Renter-occupied apartments: 259 (it was 330 in 2000)
% of renters here:

26%
State:

32%

Land area: 776 sq. mi.

Water area: 2.1 sq. mi.

Population density: 3 people per square mile   (very low).

March 2019 cost of living index in Chase County: 79.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (24.4%), Manufacturing (19.5%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 68%
  • Government: 23%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 10%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Chase County, KS (2019)
    • 2,39191.0%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 1284.9%Hispanic or Latino
    • 501.9%Two or more races
    • 431.6%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 160.6%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
Median resident age:

45.4 years
Kansas median age:

37.2 years
Males: 1,349  (51.1%)
Females: 1,290  (48.9%)
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Average household size:
Chase County:

2.0 people
Kansas:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $47,247 ($32,656 in 1999)
This county:

$47,247
Kansas:

$62,087

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $384 (lower quartile is $239, upper quartile is $486)
This county:

$384
State:

$673


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $111,307 (it was $52,000 in 2000)
Chase:

$111,307
Kansas:

$163,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $54,615 - $169,336
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,121
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $482

Institutionalized population: 145

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 1
  • Burglaries: 10
  • Thefts: 7
  • Auto thefts: 3

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 2
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 1
  • Burglaries: 22
  • Thefts: 13
  • Auto thefts: 1
Chase County, KS map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 0 buildings
  • 1998: 0 buildings
  • 1999: 0 buildings
  • 2000: 0 buildings
  • 2001: 0 buildings
  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $102,400
  • 2003: 0 buildings
  • 2004: 0 buildings
  • 2005: 0 buildings
  • 2006: 0 buildings
  • 2007: 0 buildings
  • 2008: 0 buildings
  • 2009: 0 buildings
  • 2010: 0 buildings
  • 2011: 0 buildings
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $213,100
  • 2013: 2 buildings, average cost: $65,000
  • 2014: 0 buildings
  • 2015: 0 buildings
  • 2016: 1 building, cost: $20,000
  • 2017: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2018: 0 buildings
  • 2019: 1 building, cost: $290,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Chase, KS residents
Average permit cost in Chase, 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 2019: $1,925 (1.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,607 (1.7%)

Distribution of median household income in Chase, KS in 2019
Distribution of house value in Chase, KS in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Chase, KS in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 11.3%
Chase County:

11.3%
Kansas:

11.4%
(10.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 13.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 26.7% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 45.4 years old
(Males: 43.4 years old, Females: 48.2 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 47.9 years old, Black residents: 10.0 years old, American Indian residents: 70.4 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 15.1 years old, Other race residents: 35.6 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Chase County is $379 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $497 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $632 a month.

Cities in this county include: Cottonwood Falls, Strong City, Matfield Green, Cedar Point, Elmdale.

Chase 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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Neighboring counties: Anderson County, Kentucky , Clay County, West Virginia , Carter County, Kentucky , Posey County, Indiana , Falls Church city, Virginia .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

4.0%
Kansas:

5.3%

Unemployment by year in Chase, KS
County total employment by year in Chase, KS
County average yearly wages by year in Chase, KS

Current college students: 86
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 92.3%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 26.0%

Number of foreign born residents: 47 (48.9% naturalized citizens)

Chase County:

1.8%
Whole state:

7.2%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 92010 or later
  • 62000 to 2009
  • 121990 to 1999
  • 61980 to 1989
  • 01970 to 1979
  • 8Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.1 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 53.9%

Chase County marital status for males Chase County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 1,300
  • One, attached: 1
  • Two: 15
  • 3 or 4: 20
  • 5 to 9: 24
  • 10 to 19: 1
  • 20 or more: 2
  • Mobile homes: 132
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 4

Housing units in Chase County with a mortgage: 323 (0 second mortgage, 20 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 544

Here:

37.3% with mortgage
State:

57.9% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Chase County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant6384
Catholic3901
Mainline Protestant3404
Other1-
None1,421-
Chase 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: 1
Chase County:

3.51 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.96 / 10,000 pop.



Number of convenience stores (with gas): 2
Chase County:

7.02 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

3.84 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 3
This county:

10.53 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.33 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Chase County:

8.8%
Kansas:

8.1%

Adult obesity rate:
Chase County:

29.7%
State:

27.9%

Agriculture in Chase County:

Average size of farms: 1391 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $167,593
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $90.20
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: 88.84%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $157,138
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 14.91%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 0.68%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $72,201
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 87.31%
Average age of principal farm operators: 56 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 13.62
Corn for grain: 5603 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 9207 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 16671 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 28 acres

Earthquake activity:

Chase County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Kansas state average. It is 700% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/3/2016 at 12:02:44, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.5 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 131.8 miles away from Chase County center
On 11/6/2011 at 03:53:10, a magnitude 5.7 (5.7 MW, Depth: 3.2 mi) earthquake occurred 192.6 miles away from the county center
On 11/12/2014 at 21:40:00, a magnitude 4.9 (4.9 MW, Depth: 2.5 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 90.9 miles away from the county center
On 2/13/2016 at 17:07:06, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MW, Depth: 5.2 mi) earthquake occurred 171.0 miles away from the county center
On 11/7/2016 at 01:44:24, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MW, Depth: 2.8 mi) earthquake occurred 161.0 miles away from Chase County center
On 1/19/2020 at 19:08:42, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 76.9 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Kansas Covid-19 Pandemic, Incident Period: January 20, 2020, FEMA Id: 4504, Natural disaster type: Other
  • Kansas Severe Storms, Straight-line Winds, Tornadoes, Flooding,landslides,and Mudslides, Incident Period: April 28, 2019, FEMA Id: 4449, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Mudslide, Landslide, Flood, Wind
  • Kansas Severe Storms, Tornadoes, Straight-line Winds, and Flooding, Incident Period: May 04, 2015 to June 21, 2015, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4230: July 20, 2015, FEMA Id: 4230, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • Kansas Severe Storms, Straight-line Winds, Tornadoes, and Flooding, Incident Period: July 22, 2013 to August 16, 2013, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4150: October 22, 2013, FEMA Id: 4150, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • Kansas Severe Storms, Flooding, and Tornadoes, Incident Period: June 07, 2010 to July 21, 2010, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1932: August 10, 2010, FEMA Id: 1932, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, 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 Winter Storm and Record and Near Record Snow, Incident Period: March 26, 2009 to March 29, 2009, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1848: June 24, 2009, FEMA Id: 1848, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Snow
  • 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, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1741: February 01, 2008, FEMA Id: 1741, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • 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
  • 7 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Chase County (17) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 12, Storms: 10, Tornadoes: 8, Winds: 4, Winter Storms: 4, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snow: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Chase

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 648 (73.1%)
  • Carpooled: 97 (10.9%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 17 (1.9%)
  • Bicycle: 2 (0.2%)
  • Walked: 27 (3.0%)
  • Worked at home: 96 (10.8%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Educational services (19%)
  • Manufacturing (18%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (3%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (3%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Educational services (19%)
  • Manufacturing (18%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (3%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (3%)

Most common occupations in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2019


  • Management occupations (13%)
  • Production occupations (12%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (12%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Material moving occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Office and administrative support occupations (19%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (10%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (5%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (34%)
  • Germany (21%)
  • Canada (15%)
  • Guatemala (13%)
  • Panama (4%)
  • Other South America (4%)
  • England (0%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Chase County


  • American (28%)
  • German (25%)
  • English (11%)
  • Irish (5%)
  • European (3%)
  • Swedish (1%)
  • French (except Basque) (1%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders
70 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
43 people in nursing homes
106 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
39 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $72,929.

5.10% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($37,549 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.10%
Kansas average:

6.44%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
5.10% relocated from other counties in Kansas ($37,549 average AGI)
10 or fewer of this county's residents relocated from other states.
Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Lyon County, KS  2.20% ($31,318 average AGI)


5.48% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($44,455 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.48%
Kansas average:

7.12%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
5.48% relocated to other counties in Kansas ($44,455 average AGI)
1.99% relocated to other states ($12,364 average AGI)
Chase County:

1.99%
Kansas average:

3.97%

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

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Lyon County, KS  2.99% ($53,200 average AGI)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 15.8
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 15.1

Births per 1000 population in Chase County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 14.1
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.3
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 12.5

Deaths per 1000 population in Chase County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 1.8

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Chase County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 9.5%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 5.9%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Chase County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Chase County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Chase County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Chase County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Chase County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Chase County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 560 (490 aged, 70 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 67 (10%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 13%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 10%

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,785
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 811
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 32

Household type by relationship:

Households: 2,639
  • Male householders: 520 (188 living alone), Female householders: 538 (177 living alone)
  • 545 spouses (521 opposite-sex spouses), 28 unmarried partners, (24 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 654 children (568 natural, 30 adopted, 56 stepchildren), 205 grandchildren, 2 brothers or sisters, 22 parents, 0 foster children, 5 other relatives, 39 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 89

Size of family households: 387 2-persons, 107 3-persons, 79 4-persons, 46 5-persons, 29 6-persons, 9 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 374 1-person, 30 2-persons, 5 3-persons.

367 married couples with children.
106 single-parent households (17 men, 89 women).

96.6% of residents of Chase speak English at home.
2.5% of residents speak Spanish at home (52% speak English very well, 37% speak English well, 8% speak English not well, 3% don't speak English at all).
0.4% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% speak English very well).
0.5% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $27,088,000 ($8,829 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $315,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $7,921,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $4,561,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $1,318,000
Federal grants: $11,371,000
Federal procurement contracts: $378,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $1,538,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $3,314,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $2,683,000
Federal Government insurance: $3,734,000

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

Births: 247
Here:

80 per 1000 residents
State:

75 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 215
Here:

70 per 1000 residents
State:

47 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +18
Here:

+6 per 1000 residents
State:

+14 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +6
Here +2 per 1000 residents
State -21 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Chase County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 0.36 millions of gallons per day (72% from ground, 28% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.7
State:

6.9

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

5.1
State:

4.4

Year house built in Chase County, Kansas
  • Year house built in Chase County, Kansas
  • 612014 or later
  • 02010 to 2013
  • 1062000 to 2009
  • 941990 to 1999
  • 1771980 to 1989
  • 2491970 to 1979
  • 1251960 to 1969
  • 1051950 to 1959
  • 631940 to 1949
  • 5411939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Chase County, Kansas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Chase County, Kansas
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Chase County, Kansas
  • 31 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 323 rooms
  • 794 rooms
  • 1195 rooms
  • 1646 rooms
  • 1687 rooms
  • 1298 rooms
  • 1589+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Chase County, Kansas
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Chase County, Kansas
  • 51 room
  • 32 rooms
  • 423 rooms
  • 344 rooms
  • 285 rooms
  • 176 rooms
  • 127 rooms
  • 268 rooms
  • 389+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Chase County, Kansas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Chase County, Kansas
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Chase County, Kansas
  • 10no bedroom
  • 411 bedroom
  • 2122 bedrooms
  • 3403 bedrooms
  • 2204 bedrooms
  • 305+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Chase County, Kansas
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Chase County, Kansas
  • 5no bedroom
  • 401 bedroom
  • 742 bedrooms
  • 603 bedrooms
  • 124 bedrooms
  • 135+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Chase County, Kansas in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Chase County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Chase County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 25no vehicle
  • 2001 vehicle
  • 2792 vehicles
  • 1693 vehicles
  • 1104 vehicles
  • 755+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Chase County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Chase County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 46no vehicle
  • 611 vehicle
  • 612 vehicles
  • 233 vehicles
  • 114 vehicles
  • 25+ vehicles

90.6% of Chase County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 30% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 96% lived in Kansas.

Chase County:

90.6%
State average:

83.8%

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

  • This state: 2,043
  • Other state: 538
  • Northeast: 9
  • Midwest: 268
  • South: 148
  • West: 112
Year householders moved into unit in Chase County, KS
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Chase County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 46.7%Utility gas
  • 31.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 15.0%Electricity
  • 4.1%Wood
  • 1.4%Other fuel
  • 0.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.2%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 49.8%Utility gas
  • 24.6%Electricity
  • 15.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 7.9%Wood
  • 2.0%Other fuel

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 2
Here:

0.7%
Kansas:

10.5%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 3
Here:

2.5%
Kansas:

9.9%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 0
Here:

0.0%
Kansas:

15.0%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Chase County government finances - Expenditure in 2017:

  • Charges - Other: $355,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $21,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $20,000
  • Current Operations - Correctional Institutions: $2,046,000
    Regular Highways: $1,159,000
    General - Other: $1,078,000
    Police Protection: $422,000
    General Public Buildings: $191,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $170,000
    Central Staff Services: $162,000
    Financial Administration: $151,000
    Health - Other: $149,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $106,000
    Parks and Recreation: $1,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $452,000
    Health and Hospitals: $6,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $321,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $1,755,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,773,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,629,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $144,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $60,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $33,000
    Interest Earnings: $15,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $99,000
    General - Other: $61,000
    Correctional Institutions: $20,000
    Health - Other: $15,000
    Central Staff Services: $6,000
    Financial Administration: $3,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,903,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,183,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $207,000
    Other: $17,000
    Health and Hospitals: $11,000
    General Local Government Support: $2,000
  • Tax - Property: $3,149,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $36,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $34,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $14,000
    Individual Income: $6,000
    Other Selective Sales: $3,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,080,000

Chase County government finances - Revenue in 2017:

  • Charges - Other: $355,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $21,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $20,000
  • Current Operations - Correctional Institutions: $2,046,000
    Regular Highways: $1,159,000
    General - Other: $1,078,000
    Police Protection: $422,000
    General Public Buildings: $191,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $170,000
    Central Staff Services: $162,000
    Financial Administration: $151,000
    Health - Other: $149,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $106,000
    Parks and Recreation: $1,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $452,000
    Health and Hospitals: $6,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $321,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $1,755,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,773,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,629,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $144,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $60,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $33,000
    Interest Earnings: $15,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $99,000
    General - Other: $61,000
    Correctional Institutions: $20,000
    Health - Other: $15,000
    Central Staff Services: $6,000
    Financial Administration: $3,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,903,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,183,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $207,000
    Other: $17,000
    Health and Hospitals: $11,000
    General Local Government Support: $2,000
  • Tax - Property: $3,149,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $36,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $34,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $14,000
    Individual Income: $6,000
    Other Selective Sales: $3,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,080,000

Chase County government finances - Debt in 2017:

  • Charges - Other: $355,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $21,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $20,000
  • Current Operations - Correctional Institutions: $2,046,000
    Regular Highways: $1,159,000
    General - Other: $1,078,000
    Police Protection: $422,000
    General Public Buildings: $191,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $170,000
    Central Staff Services: $162,000
    Financial Administration: $151,000
    Health - Other: $149,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $106,000
    Parks and Recreation: $1,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $452,000
    Health and Hospitals: $6,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $321,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $1,755,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,773,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,629,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $144,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $60,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $33,000
    Interest Earnings: $15,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $99,000
    General - Other: $61,000
    Correctional Institutions: $20,000
    Health - Other: $15,000
    Central Staff Services: $6,000
    Financial Administration: $3,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,903,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,183,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $207,000
    Other: $17,000
    Health and Hospitals: $11,000
    General Local Government Support: $2,000
  • Tax - Property: $3,149,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $36,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $34,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $14,000
    Individual Income: $6,000
    Other Selective Sales: $3,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,080,000

Chase County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017:

  • Charges - Other: $355,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $21,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $20,000
  • Current Operations - Correctional Institutions: $2,046,000
    Regular Highways: $1,159,000
    General - Other: $1,078,000
    Police Protection: $422,000
    General Public Buildings: $191,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $170,000
    Central Staff Services: $162,000
    Financial Administration: $151,000
    Health - Other: $149,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $106,000
    Parks and Recreation: $1,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $452,000
    Health and Hospitals: $6,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $321,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $1,755,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,773,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,629,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $144,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $60,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $33,000
    Interest Earnings: $15,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $99,000
    General - Other: $61,000
    Correctional Institutions: $20,000
    Health - Other: $15,000
    Central Staff Services: $6,000
    Financial Administration: $3,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,903,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,183,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $207,000
    Other: $17,000
    Health and Hospitals: $11,000
    General Local Government Support: $2,000
  • Tax - Property: $3,149,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $36,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $34,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $14,000
    Individual Income: $6,000
    Other Selective Sales: $3,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,080,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 36
  • Number of aged recipients: 3
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 33
  • Number of recipients under 18: 11
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 19
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 6
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 10
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 14
Most common first names in Chase County, KS among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William3276.9 years
Charles2975.7 years
John2875.2 years
Mary2382.8 years
George2081.0 years
James1875.7 years
Fred1483.5 years
Robert1473.3 years
Helen1477.9 years
Mildred1380.8 years
Most common last names in Chase County, KS among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Brown1575.5 years
Cooper1076.2 years
Swift1068.4 years
Glanville1080.8 years
Pinkston1077.5 years
Potter976.9 years
Johnson883.7 years
Stubenhofer879.0 years
Jones883.2 years
Cahoone876.9 years

Businesses in Chase County, KS

  • True Value: 1

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