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Chautauqua County, Kansas (KS)

County population in 2019: 3,326 (all rural); it was 4,359 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 499
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 747
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 1,469
Renter-occupied apartments: 366 (it was 327 in 2000)
% of renters here:

18%
State:

32%

Land area: 642 sq. mi.

Water area: 3.1 sq. mi.

Population density: 5 people per square mile   (very low).

March 2019 cost of living index in Chautauqua County: 78.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (30.7%), Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (16.5%), Construction (11.7%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 66%
  • Government: 21%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 13%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Chautauqua County, KS (2019)
    • 2,84285.6%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 1915.7%Two or more races
    • 1313.9%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 1313.9%Hispanic or Latino
    • 170.5%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 100.3%Asian alone
Median resident age:

48.6 years
Kansas median age:

37.2 years
Males: 1,741  (52.4%)
Females: 1,585  (47.6%)
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Average household size:
Chautauqua County:

2.0 people
Kansas:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $41,981 ($28,717 in 1999)
This county:

$41,981
Kansas:

$62,087

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $358 (lower quartile is $296, upper quartile is $458)
This county:

$358
State:

$673


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $53,182 (it was $34,100 in 2000)
Chautauqua:

$53,182
Kansas:

$163,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $19,557 - $124,289

Mean price in 2019:

Detached houses: $132,141
Here:

$132,141
State:

$207,668

Townhouses or other attached units: $74,974
Here:

$74,974
State:

$194,239

Mobile homes: $66,306
Here:

$66,306
State:

$58,367

Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,039
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $399

Institutionalized population: 70

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

  • Murders: 1
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 4
  • Burglaries: 6
  • Thefts: 27
  • Auto thefts: 3

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

  • Murders: 1
  • Rapes: 2
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 12
  • Burglaries: 19
  • Thefts: 31
  • Auto thefts: 3
Chautauqua County, KS map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2004: 0 buildings
  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $98,000
  • 2006: 0 buildings
  • 2007: 0 buildings
  • 2008: 0 buildings
  • 2009: 0 buildings
  • 2010: 0 buildings
  • 2011: 0 buildings
  • 2012: 0 buildings
  • 2013: 0 buildings
  • 2014: 0 buildings
  • 2015: 0 buildings
  • 2016: 0 buildings
  • 2017: 0 buildings
  • 2018: 0 buildings
  • 2019: 0 buildings
Number of permits per 10,000 Chautauqua, KS residents
Average permit cost in Chautauqua, KS
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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,351 (1.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $763 (1.8%)

Distribution of median household income in Chautauqua, KS in 2019
Distribution of house value in Chautauqua, KS in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Chautauqua, KS in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 17.7%
Chautauqua County:

17.7%
Kansas:

11.4%
(14.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 76.5% for Black residents, 34.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 31.0% for American Indian residents, 42.4% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 48.6 years old
(Males: 44.0 years old, Females: 51.3 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 50.7 years old, Black residents: 29.1 years old, American Indian residents: 42.5 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 13.7 years old, Other race residents: 33.6 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Chautauqua 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: Sedan, Cedar Vale, Peru, Niotaze, Chautauqua, Elgin.

Chautauqua 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: Bollinger County, Missouri , Cherokee County , Harlan County, Kentucky , Logan County, Kentucky , Taylor County, Kentucky , Petersburg city, Virginia .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

5.5%
Kansas:

5.3%

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

Current college students: 124
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 87.2%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 16.2%

Number of foreign born residents: 23 (54.5% naturalized citizens)

Chautauqua County:

0.7%
Whole state:

7.2%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 42010 or later
  • 82000 to 2009
  • 01990 to 1999
  • 41980 to 1989
  • 41970 to 1979
  • 12Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.7 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 65.4%

Chautauqua County marital status for males Chautauqua County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 1,790
  • One, attached: 7
  • Two: 18
  • 3 or 4: 12
  • 5 to 9: 7
  • 10 to 19: 35
  • Mobile homes: 291
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 2

Housing units in Chautauqua County with a mortgage: 340 (4 second mortgage, 24 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 823

Here:

29.2% with mortgage
State:

57.9% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Chautauqua County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant1,1139
Evangelical Protestant5388
Catholic301
None1,988-
Chautauqua 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
Chautauqua County:

2.63 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.96 / 10,000 pop.



Number of convenience stores (with gas): 3
Chautauqua County:

7.90 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

3.84 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 7
This county:

18.44 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.33 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Chautauqua County:

10.1%
Kansas:

8.1%

Adult obesity rate:
Chautauqua County:

28.8%
State:

27.9%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

19.7%
State:

13.4%

Agriculture in Chautauqua County:

Average size of farms: 1052 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $81,950
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $251.53
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 76.23%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $68,380
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 7.36%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $55,255
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 91.37%
Average age of principal farm operators: 60 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 13.97
Corn for grain: 1489 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 5043 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 5118 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 284 acres

Earthquake activity:

Chautauqua County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Kansas state average. It is 807% 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 61.0 miles away from Chautauqua County center
On 11/6/2011 at 03:53:10, a magnitude 5.7 (5.7 MW, Depth: 3.2 mi) earthquake occurred 113.5 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 83.9 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 76.0 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 142.8 miles away from Chautauqua County center
On 11/5/2011 at 07:12:45, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MW, Depth: 1.9 mi) earthquake occurred 112.3 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 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: May 22, 2008 to June 16, 2008, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1776: July 09, 2008, FEMA Id: 1776, 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 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 Chautauqua County (12) is smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Winds: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 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 - Chautauqua

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 792 (73.3%)
  • Carpooled: 109 (10.1%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 16 (1.5%)
  • Walked: 82 (7.6%)
  • Worked at home: 82 (7.6%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (30%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (3%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (35%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (3%)

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


  • Construction and extraction occupations (20%)
  • Management occupations (14%)
  • Production occupations (12%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (9%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (5%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (4%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Office and administrative support occupations (15%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (14%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (14%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Panama (30%)
  • Taiwan (26%)
  • Laos (9%)
  • Canada (9%)
  • United Kingdom, excluding England and Scotland (4%)
  • Norway (0%)
  • Sweden (0%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Chautauqua County


  • American (22%)
  • German (16%)
  • English (9%)
  • Irish (7%)
  • Scotch-Irish (2%)
  • European (1%)
  • Swedish (1%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders
148 people in nursing homes
6 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
70 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
9 people in residential treatment centers for adults
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $51,080.

5.85% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,826 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.85%
Kansas average:

6.44%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
3.73% relocated from other counties in Kansas ($20,652 average AGI)
2.12% relocated from other states ($13,188 average AGI)
Chautauqua County:

2.12%
Kansas average:

3.30%

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


6.49% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($33,377 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.49%
Kansas average:

7.12%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.47% relocated to other counties in Kansas ($23,286 average AGI)
2.02% relocated to other states ($10,091 average AGI)
Chautauqua County:

2.02%
Kansas average:

3.97%

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

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 8.9
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 9.5

Births per 1000 population in Chautauqua County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 15.5
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 17.1
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 16.0

Deaths per 1000 population in Chautauqua County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 22.5
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 3.7

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Chautauqua County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 14.8%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 7.4%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Chautauqua County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Chautauqua County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Chautauqua County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Chautauqua County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Chautauqua County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Chautauqua County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 1,015 (853 aged, 162 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 77 (10%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Chautauqua County, Kansas in 1999 - 2019:

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (38)
  • Alzheimer disease, unspecified (21)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (11)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 15%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 12%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 47.87
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 11,034
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 1,556
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 55,912

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,290
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,193
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 24

Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 97

Household type by relationship:

Households: 3,326
  • Male householders: 768 (263 living alone), Female householders: 699 (231 living alone)
  • 696 spouses (686 opposite-sex spouses), 70 unmarried partners, (68 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 802 children (703 natural, 28 adopted, 71 stepchildren), 97 grandchildren, 32 brothers or sisters, 11 parents, 0 foster children, 49 other relatives, 45 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 61

Size of family households: 484 2-persons, 169 3-persons, 113 4-persons, 69 5-persons, 41 6-persons, 29 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 507 1-person, 66 2-persons, 3 3-persons.

426 married couples with children.
203 single-parent households (51 men, 152 women).

99.1% of residents of Chautauqua speak English at home.
0.5% of residents speak Spanish at home (13% speak English very well, 88% speak English well).
0.2% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% speak English very well).
0.3% of residents speak other language at home (90% speak English very well, 10% don't speak English at all).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $29,350,000 ($7,025 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $457,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $13,472,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $8,052,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $704,000
Federal grants: $5,873,000
Federal procurement contracts: $248,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $1,001,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $300,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $206,000
Federal Government insurance: $893,000

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

Births: 189
Here:

46 per 1000 residents
State:

75 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 376
Here:

92 per 1000 residents
State:

47 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +4
Here:

+1 per 1000 residents
State:

+14 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -58
Here -14 per 1000 residents
State -21 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Chautauqua County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 0.36 millions of gallons per day (36% from ground, 64% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.8
State:

6.9

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

5.3
State:

4.4

Year house built in Chautauqua County, Kansas
  • Year house built in Chautauqua County, Kansas
  • 342014 or later
  • 242010 to 2013
  • 892000 to 2009
  • 1601990 to 1999
  • 3641980 to 1989
  • 2211970 to 1979
  • 1031960 to 1969
  • 1371950 to 1959
  • 1161940 to 1949
  • 9121939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Chautauqua County, Kansas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Chautauqua County, Kansas
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Chautauqua County, Kansas
  • 01 room
  • 172 rooms
  • 453 rooms
  • 1464 rooms
  • 2715 rooms
  • 2596 rooms
  • 1627 rooms
  • 1208 rooms
  • 1159+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Chautauqua County, Kansas
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Chautauqua County, Kansas
  • 211 room
  • 92 rooms
  • 253 rooms
  • 514 rooms
  • 615 rooms
  • 776 rooms
  • 267 rooms
  • 268 rooms
  • 309+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Chautauqua County, Kansas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Chautauqua County, Kansas
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Chautauqua County, Kansas
  • 0no bedroom
  • 791 bedroom
  • 3512 bedrooms
  • 4993 bedrooms
  • 1494 bedrooms
  • 545+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Chautauqua County, Kansas
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Chautauqua County, Kansas
  • 21no bedroom
  • 391 bedroom
  • 922 bedrooms
  • 1303 bedrooms
  • 304 bedrooms
  • 135+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Chautauqua County, Kansas in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Chautauqua County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Chautauqua County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 25no vehicle
  • 2851 vehicle
  • 3692 vehicles
  • 2423 vehicles
  • 934 vehicles
  • 1295+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Chautauqua County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Chautauqua County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 84no vehicle
  • 1231 vehicle
  • 772 vehicles
  • 433 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

92.1% of Chautauqua County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 26% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 91% lived in Kansas.

Chautauqua County:

92.1%
State average:

83.8%

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

  • This state: 2,064
  • Other state: 1,233
  • Northeast: 15
  • Midwest: 252
  • South: 766
  • West: 196
Year householders moved into unit in Chautauqua County, KS
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Chautauqua County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 55.0%Utility gas
  • 21.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 14.5%Electricity
  • 8.7%Wood
  • 0.4%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 52.3%Utility gas
  • 26.5%Electricity
  • 11.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 3.7%Other fuel
  • 3.1%Wood
  • 2.8%No fuel used

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 26
Here:

7.0%
Kansas:

10.5%

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

0.0%
Kansas:

9.9%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 10
Here:

14.7%
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

Chautauqua County government finances - Expenditure in 2017:

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $229,000
    Other: $212,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $1,264,000
    General - Other: $1,184,000
    Health - Other: $666,000
    Solid Waste Management: $320,000
    Police Protection: $308,000
    Financial Administration: $247,000
    Central Staff Services: $232,000
    Correctional Institutions: $218,000
    General Public Buildings: $155,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $147,000
    Local Fire Protection: $104,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $46,000
    Corrections - Other: $14,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $95,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $109,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,975,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,782,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $193,000
  • Miscellaneous - Special Assessments: $17,000
    Interest Earnings: $17,000
    General Revenue - Other: $9,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $37,000
    Regular Highways: $34,000
    Police Protection: $27,000
    Health - Other: $15,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $8,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $3,000
    Solid Waste Management: $3,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $3,000
    Financial Administration: $2,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $805,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $307,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $228,000
    Other: $19,000
    General Local Government Support: $1,000
  • Tax - Property: $3,932,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $745,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $26,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $21,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,812,000

Chautauqua County government finances - Revenue in 2017:

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $229,000
    Other: $212,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $1,264,000
    General - Other: $1,184,000
    Health - Other: $666,000
    Solid Waste Management: $320,000
    Police Protection: $308,000
    Financial Administration: $247,000
    Central Staff Services: $232,000
    Correctional Institutions: $218,000
    General Public Buildings: $155,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $147,000
    Local Fire Protection: $104,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $46,000
    Corrections - Other: $14,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $95,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $109,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,975,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,782,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $193,000
  • Miscellaneous - Special Assessments: $17,000
    Interest Earnings: $17,000
    General Revenue - Other: $9,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $37,000
    Regular Highways: $34,000
    Police Protection: $27,000
    Health - Other: $15,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $8,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $3,000
    Solid Waste Management: $3,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $3,000
    Financial Administration: $2,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $805,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $307,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $228,000
    Other: $19,000
    General Local Government Support: $1,000
  • Tax - Property: $3,932,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $745,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $26,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $21,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,812,000

Chautauqua County government finances - Debt in 2017:

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $229,000
    Other: $212,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $1,264,000
    General - Other: $1,184,000
    Health - Other: $666,000
    Solid Waste Management: $320,000
    Police Protection: $308,000
    Financial Administration: $247,000
    Central Staff Services: $232,000
    Correctional Institutions: $218,000
    General Public Buildings: $155,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $147,000
    Local Fire Protection: $104,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $46,000
    Corrections - Other: $14,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $95,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $109,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,975,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,782,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $193,000
  • Miscellaneous - Special Assessments: $17,000
    Interest Earnings: $17,000
    General Revenue - Other: $9,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $37,000
    Regular Highways: $34,000
    Police Protection: $27,000
    Health - Other: $15,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $8,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $3,000
    Solid Waste Management: $3,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $3,000
    Financial Administration: $2,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $805,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $307,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $228,000
    Other: $19,000
    General Local Government Support: $1,000
  • Tax - Property: $3,932,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $745,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $26,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $21,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,812,000

Chautauqua County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017:

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $229,000
    Other: $212,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $1,264,000
    General - Other: $1,184,000
    Health - Other: $666,000
    Solid Waste Management: $320,000
    Police Protection: $308,000
    Financial Administration: $247,000
    Central Staff Services: $232,000
    Correctional Institutions: $218,000
    General Public Buildings: $155,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $147,000
    Local Fire Protection: $104,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $46,000
    Corrections - Other: $14,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $95,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $109,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,975,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,782,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $193,000
  • Miscellaneous - Special Assessments: $17,000
    Interest Earnings: $17,000
    General Revenue - Other: $9,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $37,000
    Regular Highways: $34,000
    Police Protection: $27,000
    Health - Other: $15,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $8,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $3,000
    Solid Waste Management: $3,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $3,000
    Financial Administration: $2,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $805,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $307,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $228,000
    Other: $19,000
    General Local Government Support: $1,000
  • Tax - Property: $3,932,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $745,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $26,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $21,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,812,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 103
  • Number of aged recipients: 13
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 90
  • Number of recipients under 18: 9
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 66
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 28
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 50
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 38
Most common first names in Chautauqua County, KS among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James4977.6 years
John4577.8 years
William3677.4 years
Charles3578.4 years
Mary3380.4 years
George2677.9 years
Earl2378.8 years
Robert2275.3 years
Roy2175.0 years
Alice1980.4 years
Most common last names in Chautauqua County, KS among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith2582.0 years
White2378.4 years
Myers2179.1 years
Miller2179.6 years
Foster2080.9 years
Wilson1479.5 years
Wall1487.1 years
Mills1484.2 years
Jones1380.8 years
Johnson1380.7 years

Chautauqua County on our top lists:

  • #29 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013"