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Doniphan County, Kansas (KS)

County population in 2019: 7,691 (30% urban, 70% rural); it was 8,249 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 1,227
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 1,083
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 2,366
Renter-occupied apartments: 826 (it was 807 in 2000)
% of renters here:

25%
State:

32%

Land area: 392 sq. mi.

Water area: 4.9 sq. mi.

Population density: 20 people per square mile   (low).

March 2019 cost of living index in Doniphan County: 79.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (29.8%), Manufacturing (15.1%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 73%
  • Government: 18%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 7%
  • Unpaid family work: 1%
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  • Races in Doniphan County, KS (2019)
    • 6,90090.2%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 4435.8%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 2192.9%Hispanic or Latino
    • 670.9%Two or more races
    • 120.2%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 50.07%Asian alone
Median resident age:

41.6 years
Kansas median age:

37.2 years
Males: 3,909  (50.8%)
Females: 3,782  (49.2%)
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Average household size:
Doniphan County:

2.0 people
Kansas:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $51,779 ($32,537 in 1999)
This county:

$51,779
Kansas:

$62,087

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $447 (lower quartile is $311, upper quartile is $585)
This county:

$447
State:

$673


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $108,084 (it was $53,200 in 2000)
Doniphan:

$108,084
Kansas:

$163,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $68,971 - $164,842

Mean price in 2019:

Detached houses: $157,371
Here:

$157,371
State:

$207,668

Townhouses or other attached units: $416,635
Here:

$416,635
State:

$194,239

Mobile homes: $45,740
Here:

$45,740
State:

$58,367

Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,134
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $467

Institutionalized population: 84

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 1
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 2
  • Burglaries: 16
  • Thefts: 26
  • Auto thefts: 7

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 3
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 8
  • Burglaries: 10
  • Thefts: 15
  • Auto thefts: 4
Doniphan County, KS map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 21 buildings, average cost: $82,500
  • 1998: 14 buildings, average cost: $90,300
  • 1999: 38 buildings, average cost: $82,600
  • 2000: 13 buildings, average cost: $97,800
  • 2001: 11 buildings, average cost: $106,400
  • 2002: 9 buildings, average cost: $94,000
  • 2003: 16 buildings, average cost: $93,200
  • 2004: 10 buildings, average cost: $121,000
  • 2005: 15 buildings, average cost: $137,300
  • 2006: 8 buildings, average cost: $128,000
  • 2007: 5 buildings, average cost: $135,300
  • 2008: 10 buildings, average cost: $133,500
  • 2009: 8 buildings, average cost: $163,300
  • 2010: 7 buildings, average cost: $157,200
  • 2011: 7 buildings, average cost: $265,900
  • 2012: 4 buildings, average cost: $155,000
  • 2013: 5 buildings, average cost: $155,400
  • 2014: 3 buildings, average cost: $163,500
  • 2015: 4 buildings, average cost: $141,500
  • 2016: 4 buildings, average cost: $122,200
  • 2017: 5 buildings, average cost: $218,800
  • 2018: 8 buildings, average cost: $227,100
  • 2019: 4 buildings, average cost: $207,500
Number of permits per 10,000 Doniphan, KS residents
Average permit cost in Doniphan, KS
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,516 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,339 (1.3%)

Distribution of median household income in Doniphan, KS in 2019
Distribution of house value in Doniphan, KS in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Doniphan, KS in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 12.8%
Doniphan County:

12.8%
Kansas:

11.4%
(12.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 22.1% for Black residents, 23.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 18.2% for American Indian residents, 26.5% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 41.6 years old
(Males: 39.6 years old, Females: 43.4 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 43.7 years old, Black residents: 20.5 years old, American Indian residents: 21.9 years old, Asian residents: 21.5 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 23.3 years old, Other race residents: 22.8 years old)

Area name: St. Joseph, MO-KS MSA
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Doniphan County is $412 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $512 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $645 a month.

Cities in this county include: Wathena, Elwood, Troy, Highland, White Cloud, Denton, Bendena, Severance, Leona.

Doniphan 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: Lyon County, Nevada , Denver County, Colorado , Franklin County, Ohio , Ohio County, West Virginia .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

3.3%
Kansas:

5.3%

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

Current college students: 643
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 90.9%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 21.6%

Number of foreign born residents: 59 (30.1% naturalized citizens)

Doniphan County:

0.8%
Whole state:

7.2%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 262010 or later
  • 132000 to 2009
  • 101990 to 1999
  • 61980 to 1989
  • 81970 to 1979
  • 13Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.5 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 50.0%

Doniphan County marital status for males Doniphan County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 2,837
  • One, attached: 37
  • Two: 116
  • 3 or 4: 84
  • 5 to 9: 41
  • 10 to 19: 85
  • 20 to 49: 7
  • 50 or more: 1
  • Mobile homes: 402

Housing units in Doniphan County with a mortgage: 887 (7 second mortgage, 36 home equity loan, 3 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,355

Here:

99.9% with mortgage
State:

57.9% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Doniphan County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant1,4119
Mainline Protestant1,40011
Catholic6235
Other1842
Black Protestant1442
None4,183-
Doniphan 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: 5
Doniphan County:

6.44 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.96 / 10,000 pop.



Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Doniphan County:

6.44 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

3.84 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 4
This county:

5.15 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.33 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Doniphan County:

9.6%
Kansas:

8.1%

Adult obesity rate:
Doniphan County:

28.9%
State:

27.9%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

39.7%
State:

13.4%

Agriculture in Doniphan County:

Average size of farms: 439 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $68,446
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $189.85
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 0.09%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 21.82%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $72,725
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 64.27%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $137,681
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 83.58%
Average age of principal farm operators: 55 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 6.59
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 3.14%
Corn for grain: 63273 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 924 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 59918 harvested acres
Vegetables: 25 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 73 acres

Earthquake activity:

Doniphan County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Kansas state average. It is 455% 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 253.0 miles away from Doniphan County center
On 11/6/2011 at 03:53:10, a magnitude 5.7 (5.7 MW, Depth: 3.2 mi) earthquake occurred 308.3 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 220.9 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 278.7 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 300.6 miles away from Doniphan County center
On 1/19/2020 at 19:08:42, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 196.4 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, Straight-line Winds, And Flooding, Incident Period: October 4, 2018 - October 15, 2018, FEMA Id: 4417, Natural disaster type: Storm, 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 Flooding, Incident Period: June 01, 2011 to August 01, 2011, Emergency Declared EM-3324: June 25, 2011, FEMA Id: 3324, Natural disaster type: Flood
  • Kansas Flooding, Incident Period: June 01, 2011 to August 01, 2011, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4035: September 23, 2011, FEMA Id: 4035, Natural disaster type: Flood
  • 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 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 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 Doniphan County (17) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 12, Storms: 10, Tornadoes: 6, Winds: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Doniphan

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 2,401 (80.5%)
  • Carpooled: 170 (5.7%)
  • Bus: 14 (0.5%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 15 (0.5%)
  • Bicycle: 5 (0.2%)
  • Walked: 151 (5.1%)
  • Worked at home: 228 (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 (29%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (33%)
  • Educational services (19%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)

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


  • Management occupations (15%)
  • Production occupations (14%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Material moving occupations (9%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (11%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (11%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (35%)
  • Ukraine (18%)
  • Iran (13%)
  • Canada (8%)
  • Iraq (5%)
  • Korea (5%)
  • South Africa (5%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Doniphan County


  • German (35%)
  • American (12%)
  • Irish (7%)
  • English (5%)
  • European (4%)
  • Italian (1%)
  • French (except Basque) (1%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

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

  • 297 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 87 people in nursing homes
  • 7 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)

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

  • 343 people in college/university student housing
  • 75 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 9 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $54,359.

4.47% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,575 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.47%
Kansas average:

6.44%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
1.55% relocated from other counties in Kansas ($13,496 average AGI)
2.92% relocated from other states ($20,079 average AGI)
Doniphan County:

2.92%
Kansas average:

3.30%

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

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Buchanan County, MO  1.80% ($27,078 average AGI)


5.17% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,034 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.17%
Kansas average:

7.12%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
1.68% relocated to other counties in Kansas ($11,682 average AGI)
3.50% relocated to other states ($22,351 average AGI)
Doniphan County:

3.50%
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 Buchanan County, MO  2.38% ($33,015 average AGI)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.4
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 10.2

Births per 1000 population in Doniphan County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.4
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 10.5
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 10.6

Deaths per 1000 population in Doniphan County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 2.9
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 5.5

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Doniphan County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 8.9%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 4.8%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Doniphan County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Doniphan County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Doniphan County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Doniphan County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Doniphan County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Doniphan County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 1,392 (1,205 aged, 187 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 187 (11%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

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

  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (50)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (12)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (12)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 11%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 8%

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 896
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,113

Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 13

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 13

Household type by relationship:

Households: 7,691
  • Male householders: 1,499 (401 living alone), Female householders: 1,570 (551 living alone)
  • 1,534 spouses (1,526 opposite-sex spouses), 241 unmarried partners, (237 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 1,655 children (1,547 natural, 27 adopted, 76 stepchildren), 192 grandchildren, 16 brothers or sisters, 37 parents, 0 foster children, 107 other relatives, 123 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 736

Size of family households: 985 2-persons, 327 3-persons, 304 4-persons, 220 5-persons, 49 6-persons, 22 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 975 1-person, 213 2-persons, 2 3-persons, 2 4-persons.

927 married couples with children.
270 single-parent households (127 men, 143 women).

97.9% of residents of Doniphan speak English at home.
1.0% of residents speak Spanish at home (84% speak English very well, 16% speak English well).
0.4% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (67% speak English very well, 33% speak English well).
0.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English very well).
0.4% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $52,440,000 ($6,505 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $774,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $18,783,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $12,208,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $8,620,000
Federal grants: $10,295,000
Federal procurement contracts: $518,000 ($21,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $2,016,000 ($31,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $3,487,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $1,015,000
Federal Government insurance: $52,488,000

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

Births: 427
Here:

55 per 1000 residents
State:

75 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 462
Here:

59 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: -382
Here -49 per 1000 residents
State -21 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Doniphan County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 0.27 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.2
State:

6.9

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.9
State:

4.4

Year house built in Doniphan County, Kansas
  • Year house built in Doniphan County, Kansas
  • 452014 or later
  • 792010 to 2013
  • 2572000 to 2009
  • 4761990 to 1999
  • 3351980 to 1989
  • 4921970 to 1979
  • 2431960 to 1969
  • 2881950 to 1959
  • 2341940 to 1949
  • 1,1431939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Doniphan County, Kansas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Doniphan County, Kansas
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Doniphan County, Kansas
  • 01 room
  • 22 rooms
  • 443 rooms
  • 2014 rooms
  • 4345 rooms
  • 6046 rooms
  • 3387 rooms
  • 2488 rooms
  • 3419+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Doniphan County, Kansas
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Doniphan County, Kansas
  • 201 room
  • 92 rooms
  • 1003 rooms
  • 2054 rooms
  • 2025 rooms
  • 1216 rooms
  • 717 rooms
  • 848 rooms
  • 409+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Doniphan County, Kansas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Doniphan County, Kansas
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Doniphan County, Kansas
  • 0no bedroom
  • 1081 bedroom
  • 5122 bedrooms
  • 1,0413 bedrooms
  • 4514 bedrooms
  • 895+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Doniphan County, Kansas
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Doniphan County, Kansas
  • 20no bedroom
  • 1821 bedroom
  • 2902 bedrooms
  • 2423 bedrooms
  • 574 bedrooms
  • 705+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Doniphan County, Kansas in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Doniphan County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Doniphan County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 39no vehicle
  • 5021 vehicle
  • 9632 vehicles
  • 4403 vehicles
  • 1864 vehicles
  • 865+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Doniphan County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Doniphan County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 104no vehicle
  • 4401 vehicle
  • 2132 vehicles
  • 493 vehicles
  • 384 vehicles
  • 125+ vehicles

84.2% of Doniphan 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, 32% lived in Kansas.

Doniphan County:

84.2%
State average:

83.8%

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

  • This state: 2,703
  • Other state: 4,890
  • Northeast: 31
  • Midwest: 4,127
  • South: 494
  • West: 251
Year householders moved into unit in Doniphan County, KS
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Doniphan County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 48.7%Utility gas
  • 30.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 15.2%Electricity
  • 4.6%Wood
  • 1.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.2%Other fuel
  • 0.1%Coal or coke
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 46.1%Utility gas
  • 34.0%Electricity
  • 18.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.2%Wood
  • 0.4%Other fuel
  • 0.2%Coal or coke

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 13
Here:

2.1%
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: 28
Here:

3.5%
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

Doniphan County government finances - Expenditure in 2017:

  • Charges - Other: $1,451,000
    Solid Waste Management: $15,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $2,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $787,000
    General - Other: $372,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $1,418,000
    General - Other: $1,413,000
    Health - Other: $947,000
    Police Protection: $845,000
    Central Staff Services: $764,000
    Financial Administration: $375,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $327,000
    General Public Buildings: $237,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $179,000
    Solid Waste Management: $17,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $39,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $255,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $965,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $805,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $160,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $308,000
    Interest Earnings: $95,000
    Rents: $3,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $173,000
    Police Protection: $12,000
    Health - Other: $5,000
    Regular Highways: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,880,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $4,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $342,000
    Other: $302,000
    General Local Government Support: $2,000
  • Tax - Property: $5,300,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $770,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $139,000
    Individual Income: $29,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,994,000

Doniphan County government finances - Revenue in 2017:

  • Charges - Other: $1,451,000
    Solid Waste Management: $15,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $2,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $787,000
    General - Other: $372,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $1,418,000
    General - Other: $1,413,000
    Health - Other: $947,000
    Police Protection: $845,000
    Central Staff Services: $764,000
    Financial Administration: $375,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $327,000
    General Public Buildings: $237,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $179,000
    Solid Waste Management: $17,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $39,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $255,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $965,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $805,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $160,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $308,000
    Interest Earnings: $95,000
    Rents: $3,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $173,000
    Police Protection: $12,000
    Health - Other: $5,000
    Regular Highways: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,880,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $4,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $342,000
    Other: $302,000
    General Local Government Support: $2,000
  • Tax - Property: $5,300,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $770,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $139,000
    Individual Income: $29,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,994,000

Doniphan County government finances - Debt in 2017:

  • Charges - Other: $1,451,000
    Solid Waste Management: $15,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $2,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $787,000
    General - Other: $372,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $1,418,000
    General - Other: $1,413,000
    Health - Other: $947,000
    Police Protection: $845,000
    Central Staff Services: $764,000
    Financial Administration: $375,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $327,000
    General Public Buildings: $237,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $179,000
    Solid Waste Management: $17,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $39,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $255,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $965,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $805,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $160,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $308,000
    Interest Earnings: $95,000
    Rents: $3,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $173,000
    Police Protection: $12,000
    Health - Other: $5,000
    Regular Highways: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,880,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $4,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $342,000
    Other: $302,000
    General Local Government Support: $2,000
  • Tax - Property: $5,300,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $770,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $139,000
    Individual Income: $29,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,994,000

Doniphan County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017:

  • Charges - Other: $1,451,000
    Solid Waste Management: $15,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $2,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $787,000
    General - Other: $372,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $1,418,000
    General - Other: $1,413,000
    Health - Other: $947,000
    Police Protection: $845,000
    Central Staff Services: $764,000
    Financial Administration: $375,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $327,000
    General Public Buildings: $237,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $179,000
    Solid Waste Management: $17,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $39,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $255,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $965,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $805,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $160,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $308,000
    Interest Earnings: $95,000
    Rents: $3,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $173,000
    Police Protection: $12,000
    Health - Other: $5,000
    Regular Highways: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,880,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $4,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $342,000
    Other: $302,000
    General Local Government Support: $2,000
  • Tax - Property: $5,300,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $770,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $139,000
    Individual Income: $29,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,994,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 136
  • Number of aged recipients: 13
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 123
  • Number of recipients under 18: 20
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 89
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 27
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 54
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 51
Most common first names in Doniphan County, KS among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John8277.5 years
William7674.9 years
Mary6680.6 years
Charles6475.0 years
George4779.1 years
Robert4475.2 years
James4075.6 years
Ruth3079.4 years
Frank2983.9 years
Anna2782.9 years
Most common last names in Doniphan County, KS among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Miller4677.1 years
Smith3472.0 years
Clary3272.7 years
Simpson3075.9 years
Taylor2778.7 years
Davis2177.2 years
Thomas1679.7 years
Ruhnke1577.5 years
Johnson1481.6 years
Dittemore1477.4 years

Businesses in Doniphan County, KS

  • FedEx: 1
  • Pizza Hut: 1