Ford County, Kansas (KS)

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County population in 2012: 34,752 (81% urban, 19% rural); it was 32,458 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 4,470
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 2,678
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 7,034
Renter-occupied apartments: 3,997 (it was 3,818 in 2000)
% of renters here:

35%
State:

32%

Land area: 1098 sq. mi.

Water area: 0.8 sq. mi.

Population density: 31 people per square mile   (low).

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Ford County: 78.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (34.6%), Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (26.9%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 37%
  • Government: 4%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 51%
  • Unpaid family work: 7%
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Races in Ford County, Kansas:

  • Hispanic or Latino (51.2%)
  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (44.0%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (1.8%)
  • Asian alone (1.4%)
  • Two or more races (1.0%)
Median resident age:  30.0 years
Kansas median age:  36.0 years
Males: 17,470  (49.6%)
Females: 16,378  (50.4%)
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Ford County,KS real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Ford County:

2.0 people
Kansas:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2013: $49,995 ($37,860 in 1999)

This county:

$49995
Kansas:

$50972

Median contract rent in 2013 for apartments: $467 (lower quartile is $374, upper quartile is $549)
This county:

$467
State:

$569


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $89,699 (it was $64,600 in 2000)
Ford:

$89,699
Kansas:

$129,700
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $57,982 - $144,685
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,066
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $443

Institutionalized population: 448

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


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

Ford County, KS map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 30 buildings, average cost: $117,300
  • 2008: 18 buildings, average cost: $147,600
  • 2009: 27 buildings, average cost: $166,300

Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,660 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,426 (1.6%)

Ford County household income distribution in 2009 Ford County home values distribution Ford County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 17.4%
(13.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 40.6% for Black residents, 18.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 16.0% for American Indian residents, 13.0% for other race residents, 33.3% for two or more races residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 17.4%
Ford County:

17.4%
Kansas:

14.0%
(13.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 39.8% for Black residents, 17.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 11.8% for American Indian residents, 12.8% for other race residents, 28.2% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2013: 30 years old
(Males: 29 years old, Females: 31 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 45 years old, Black residents: 23 years old, American Indian residents: 24 years old, Asian residents: 36 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 22 years old, Other race residents: 29 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Ford County is $456 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $549 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $676 a month.

Cities in this county include: Dodge City, Spearville, Bucklin, Wilroads Gardens, Ford, Fort Dodge, Wright.

Ford County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

2005 air pollution in Ford County:

Particulate Matter (PM10) Annual: 19 µg/m3. Near U.S. average.
Particulate Matter (PM10) 24-hour: 54 µg/m3(standard limit: 150 µg/m3). Near U.S. average.

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Ford County: Gunsmoke Trav - L - Recreational Vehicle Park (A), Spearville Wastewater Plant (B), Kansas Soldiers Home Wastewater Treatment Plant (C), Ford Wastewater Plant (D), Dodge City Wastewater Treatment Plant (E), Dodge City Downs (F), Palomino Ranch (G), Riverview Camp (H), Dodge City Raceway Park (I), Spearville Wind Farm (J), Right Co - Operative Association Grain Elevator Number 8 (K), Offerle Co - Operative Grain and Supply Co Grain Elevator Number 2 (L), Minneola Co - Operative Grain Elevator Number 2 (M), Dodge City Co - Operative Exchange Grain Elevator Number 13 (N), Dodge City Co - Operative Exchange Grain Elevator Number 9 (O), KDCK - TV (Dodge City) (P), KSAS - LPTV (Dodge City) (Q), Ford County Jail and Sheriff's Office (R), Ford County Fire and Emergency Medical Services Station 7 (S), Ford County Fire and Emergency Medical Services Station 6 (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Ford County include: First Presbyterian Church (A), Apostolic Faith Pentecostal Church (B), Cathedral of Our Lady of Guadalupe (C), Dodge City Church of the Nazarene (D), First Southern Baptist Church (E), Zion Lutheran Church (F), Hope Church (G), Windthorst Catholic Church (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Bloom Cemetery (1), Old Saint Joseph Cemetery (2), Saint Joseph Cemetery (3), Evergreen Cemetery (4), Concord Cemetery (5), Greencrest Memorial Garden (6), Ridenour Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Hains Lake (A), Home for Boys Water Tank (B), Ford County Lake (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creeks: Mulberry Creek (A), Cow Creek (B), Elm Creek (C), Duck Creek (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Ford County include: Ford County State Park (1), Hain State Fishing Lake and Wildlife Area (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Clark County , Edwards County , Gray County , Hodgeman County , Kiowa County , Meade County .

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

3.9%
Kansas:

5.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 1,285
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 69.9%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 16.4%

Number of foreign born residents: 7,317 (19% naturalized citizens)

Ford County:

22.5%
Whole state:

5.0%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 2,725
  • 1990 to 1994: 1,954
  • 1985 to 1989: 1,102
  • 1980 to 1984: 741
  • 1975 to 1979: 483
  • 1970 to 1974: 213
  • 1970 to 1974: 51
  • 1965 to 1969: 48

Mean travel time to work (commute): 15.1 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 94.0%

Ford County marital status for males Ford County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:


Housing units in Ford County with a mortgage: 3,713 (351 second mortgage, 330 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,782

Here:

0.0% with mortgage
State:

65.7% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Ford County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic12,5703
Evangelical Protestant6,56430
Mainline Protestant2,3848
Other9184
None11,412-
Ford 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
Ford County:

1.51 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.96 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.30 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
This county:

0.30 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

0.51 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 15
Ford County:

4.53 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

3.84 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 23
This county:

6.95 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.33 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Ford County:

7.7%
Kansas:

8.1%

Adult obesity rate:
Ford County:

29.0%
State:

27.9%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

18.9%
State:

13.4%

Agriculture in Ford County:

Average size of farms: 926 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $306,217
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $151.11
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 0.04%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 82.64%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $305,845
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 37.98%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 32.04%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $116,112
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 86.16%
Average age of principal farm operators: 58 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 22.61
Corn for grain: 39111 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 115219 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 9723 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 15 acres

Tornado activity:

Ford County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Kansas state average. It is 2093654.1 times below overall U.S. average.

Earthquake activity:

Ford County-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Kansas state average. It is 49% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 2/15/1974 at 13:33:49, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 94.7 miles away from Ford County center
On 9/15/1995 at 00:31:33, a magnitude 4.1 (3.8 LG, 4.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 89.4 miles away from the county center
On 8/10/2005 at 22:08:22, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 272.7 miles away from the county center
On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML) earthquake occurred 328.0 miles away from the county center
On 1/3/2007 at 14:34:38, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.4 MW, 4.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 277.4 miles away from Ford County center
On 9/5/2001 at 10:52:07, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 261.5 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:


The number of natural disasters in Ford County (6) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 2

Class of Workers

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • Mexico (87%)
  • Vietnam (7%)
  • El Salvador (2%)
  • Guatemala (1%)
  • Colombia (0%)
  • Honduras (0%)
  • Chile (0%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Ford County (%):

  • German (22%)
  • United States or American (10%)
  • English (5%)
  • Irish (4%)
  • Scotch-Irish (2%)
  • Dutch (1%)
  • French (except Basque) (1%)

Ford County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 11,330 (76%)
  • Carpooled: 2,698 (18%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 44 (0%)
  • Taxi: 26 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 32 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 30 (0%)
  • Walked: 250 (2%)
  • Other means: 207 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 349 (2%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


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

  • 430 people in nursing homes
  • 111 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 90 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 72 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 61 people in other group homes
  • 18 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse

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

  • 292 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 185 people in college/university student housing
  • 101 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 55 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 28 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 27 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 19 people in group homes intended for adults
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $46,888.

6.32% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($28,955 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.32%
Kansas average:

6.43%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
2.73% relocated from other counties in Kansas ($13,642 average AGI)
3.60% relocated from other states ($15,314 average AGI)
Ford County:

3.60%
Kansas average:

3.18%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Finney County, KS  0.42% ($26,804 average AGI)
from Sedgwick County, KS  0.28% ($35,529)
from Gray County, KS  0.25% ($46,533)
from Miami-Dade County, FL  0.21% ($13,654)
from Seward County, KS  0.20% ($26,583)
from Hodgeman County, KS  0.10% ($35,167)
from Riley County, KS  0.09% ($21,364)


6.90% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($31,824 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.90%
Kansas average:

6.89%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
3.30% relocated to other counties in Kansas ($16,343 average AGI)
3.61% relocated to other states ($15,481 average AGI)
Ford County:

3.61%
Kansas average:

3.65%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Sedgwick County, KS  0.48% ($33,288 average AGI)
to Finney County, KS  0.42% ($24,288)
to Gray County, KS  0.38% ($40,447)
to Hodgeman County, KS  0.20% ($36,480)
to Miami-Dade County, FL  0.20% ($17,417)
to Riley County, KS  0.19% ($66,304)
to Reno County, KS  0.16% ($29,750)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 20.2
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 19.9

Births per 1000 population in Ford County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 8.3
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 7.8
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2013: 7.0

Deaths per 1000 population in Ford County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 8.5
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 10.0

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Ford County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2003: 3,599 (3,189 aged, 410 disabled)
Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 18%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 12%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 3
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 11253.68
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 297.490
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 26104.33

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1958.460
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 794.050
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 17.78

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 37.44
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 50.37

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 8.89

Crimes per 100,000 population in 1996: 1

Household type by relationship:

Households: 33,140

Size of family households: 2,742 2-persons, 1,524 3-persons, 1,572 4-persons, 1,113 5-persons, 579 6-persons, 465 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 2,527 1-person, 443 2-persons, 86 3-persons, 53 4-persons, 30 5-persons, 5 6-persons, 6 7-or-more-persons.

7,167 married couples with children.
1,806 single-parent households (496 men, 1,310 women).

64.9% of residents of Ford County speak English at home.
32.0% of residents speak Spanish at home (42% speak English very well, 18% speak English well, 24% speak English not well, 16% don't speak English at all).
0.6% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (47% speak English very well, 33% speak English well, 20% speak English not well).
2.5% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (38% speak English very well, 12% speak English well, 34% speak English not well, 15% don't speak English at all).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (56% speak English very well, 44% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $144,468,000 ($4341 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $1,959,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $53,259,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $28,183,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $15,415,000
Federal grants: $32,593,000
Federal procurement contracts: $1,479,000 ($25,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $13,538,000 ($656,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $813,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $15,599,000
Federal Government insurance: $46,579,000

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

Births: 3,514
Here:

104 per 1000 residents
State:

75 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 1,403
Here:

42 per 1000 residents
State:

47 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +2,294
Here:

+68 per 1000 residents
State:

+14 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -3,079
Here -91 per 1000 residents
State -21 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Ford County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 5.30 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.2
State:

6.3

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.0
State:

4.2

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 265
  • 2000 to 2004: 713
  • 1990 to 1999: 1,729
  • 1980 to 1989: 1,212
  • 1970 to 1979: 2,177
  • 1960 to 1969: 1,104
  • 1950 to 1959: 1,593
  • 1940 to 1949: 513
  • 1939 or earlier: 2,785
Rooms in houses/apartments in Ford County, Kansas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 2
  • 2 rooms: 139
  • 3 rooms: 298
  • 4 rooms: 726
  • 5 rooms: 1,582
  • 6 rooms: 1,122
  • 7 rooms: 1,166
  • 8 rooms: 884
  • 9+ rooms: 1,115
  • 1 room: 128
  • 2 rooms: 522
  • 3 rooms: 702
  • 4 rooms: 1,093
  • 5 rooms: 640
  • 6 rooms: 346
  • 7 rooms: 213
  • 8 rooms: 71
  • 9+ rooms: 103
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Ford County, Kansas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 23
  • 1 bedroom: 342
  • 2 bedrooms: 1,607
  • 3 bedrooms: 2,939
  • 4 bedrooms: 1,549
  • 5+ bedrooms: 574
  • no bedroom: 183
  • 1 bedroom: 1,200
  • 2 bedrooms: 1,461
  • 3 bedrooms: 681
  • 4 bedrooms: 181
  • 5+ bedrooms: 112
Cars and other vehicles available in Ford County, Kansas in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 154
  • 1 vehicle: 1,697
  • 2 vehicles: 3,324
  • 3 vehicles: 1,245
  • 4 vehicles: 402
  • 5+ vehicles: 212
  • no vehicle: 506
  • 1 vehicle: 1,830
  • 2 vehicles: 1,236
  • 3 vehicles: 191
  • 4 vehicles: 24
  • 5+ vehicles: 31

54% of Ford County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 62% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 48% lived in Kansas.

Ford County:

53.6%
State average:

53.5%

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

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $65,000


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 1%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Ford County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (83.9%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (10.2%)
  • Electricity (4.6%)
  • Wood (0.9%)
  • Utility gas (77.5%)
  • Electricity (16.4%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (4.4%)
  • Other fuel (1.0%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (0.6%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 409
Here:

9.2%
Kansas:

11.1%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 30
Here:

1.5%
Kansas:

7.9%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 49
Here:

4.2%
Kansas:

13.8%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

Ford County government finances - Expenditure in 2002:

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $2,789,000
    General - Other: $2,676,000
    Health Services - Other: $1,978,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,602,000
    Financial Administration: $1,380,000
    Corrections - Other: $1,276,000
    Police Protection: $1,276,000
    Solid Waste Management: $681,000
    General Public Buildings: $661,000
    Central Staff Services: $642,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $524,000
    Parks & Recreation: $26,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $295,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - General: $2,550,000
    Natural Resources: $68,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $4,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $233,000
    Health - Other: $232,000
    Natural Resource - Other: $26,000
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $7,774,000

Ford County government finances - Revenue in 2002:

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $1,179,000
    All Other: $1,099,000
    Regular Highways: $161,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Support: $402,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $513,000
    General Revenue, NEC: $291,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $989,000
    General Support: $396,000
    All Other: $29,000
    Health & Hospitals: $5,000
  • Tax - Property: $8,302,000
    Total General Sales: $4,207,000
    NEC: $8,000
    Public Utilities: $6,000

Ford County government finances - Debt in 2002:

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Industrial Revenue: $2,308,000
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $2,230,000
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $1,930,000
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $2,050,000
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $2,051,000
  • Long Term Debt Retired Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $2,187,000
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $180,000

Ford County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002:

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $5,583,000
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $2,051,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

Ford County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1993
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Ford County Fatal accident statistics for 1994 - 2013
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Most common first names in Ford County, KS among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John15877.0 years
Mary15579.6 years
William13875.3 years
James10075.4 years
Charles9177.7 years
George8876.6 years
Robert8173.1 years
Ruth6280.3 years
Helen5879.3 years
Margaret5779.7 years
Most common last names in Ford County, KS among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith7177.9 years
Johnson4576.6 years
Brown4278.9 years
Miller4077.8 years
Davis3776.9 years
Williams2873.3 years
Jones2880.6 years
Moore2771.2 years
Wilson2377.9 years
Martin2162.4 years
Businesses in Ford County, KS
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Lane Furniture1
Ace Hardware1Long John Silver's1
Applebee's1MasterBrand Cabinets1
Arby's1Maurices1
AutoZone1Mazda1
Bath & Body Works1McDonald's1
Best Western1New Balance1
Burger King1Nike5
Chevrolet1Payless1
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