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Greenwood County, Kansas (KS)

County population in 2014: 6,328 (39% urban, 61% rural); it was 7,673 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 933
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 1,292
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 2,434
Renter-occupied apartments: 763 (it was 800 in 2000)
% of renters here:

25%
State:

32%

Land area: 1140 sq. mi.

Water area: 12.9 sq. mi.

Population density: 6 people per square mile   (very low).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Greenwood County: 79.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (50.5%), Retail trade (14.6%), Transportation and warehousing,and utilities (13.6%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 38%
  • Government: 4%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 59%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Greenwood County, Kansas:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (93.5%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (3.3%)
  • Two or more races (1.6%)
  • American Indian and Alaska Native alone (0.9%)
Median resident age:  46.0 years
Kansas median age:  36.0 years
Males: 3,122  (49.3%)
Females: 3,206  (50.7%)
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Greenwood County,KS real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Greenwood County:

2.0 people
Kansas:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2013: $38,077 ($30,169 in 1999)

This county:

$38077
Kansas:

$50972

Median contract rent in 2013 for apartments: $318 (lower quartile is $230, upper quartile is $395)
This county:

$318
State:

$569


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $57,375 (it was $37,900 in 2000)
Greenwood:

$57,375
Kansas:

$129,700
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $29,638 - $104,059

Mean price in 2013:

Detached houses: $78,958
Here:

$78,958
State:

$166,141

Mobile homes: $44,316
Here:

$44,316
State:

$39,479
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $846
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $367

Institutionalized population: 90

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

  • Murders: 1
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 1
  • Assaults: 9
  • Burglaries: 28
  • Thefts: 36
  • Auto thefts: 6

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 2
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 7
  • Burglaries: 51
  • Thefts: 56
  • Auto thefts: 13
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $125,000
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $92,000
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $190,000
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $54,000
  • 2010: 0 buildings
  • 2011: 0 buildings
  • 2012: 0 buildings
  • 2013: 0 buildings
  • 2014: 0 buildings

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,136 (1.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $770 (1.5%)

Greenwood County household income distribution in 2009 Greenwood County home values distribution Greenwood County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 16.1%
(15.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 36.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 18.2% for American Indian residents, 26.6% for two or more races residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 16.4%
Greenwood County:

16.4%
Kansas:

14.0%
(15.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 36.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 13.6% for American Indian residents, 22.1% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2013: 47 years old
(Males: 45 years old, Females: 47 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 48 years old, Black residents: 20 years old, American Indian residents: 51 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 14 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Greenwood 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: Eureka, Madison, Severy, Hamilton, Fall River, Virgil, Climax.

Greenwood 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: Boone County, West Virginia , Benton County, Missouri , Caroline County, Virginia , Raleigh County, West Virginia .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.0%
Kansas:

3.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 168
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 80.9%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 14.5%

Number of foreign born residents: 80 (39% naturalized citizens)

Greenwood County:

1.0%
Whole state:

5.0%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 22
  • 1990 to 1994: 29
  • 1985 to 1989: 0
  • 1980 to 1984: 8
  • 1975 to 1979: 0
  • 1970 to 1974: 2
  • 1970 to 1974: 4
  • 1965 to 1969: 15

Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.1 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 65.7%

Greenwood County marital status for males Greenwood County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 3,419
  • One, attached: 17
  • Two: 24
  • 3 or 4: 132
  • 5 to 9: 56
  • 10 to 19: 22
  • 20 or more: 14
  • Mobile homes: 583
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 6

Housing units in Greenwood County with a mortgage: 747 (66 second mortgage, 51 home equity loan, 8 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 830

Here:

0.0% with mortgage
State:

65.7% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Greenwood County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant1,54615
Mainline Protestant1,41613
Catholic3503
Other21
None3,375-
Greenwood 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: 4
Greenwood County:

5.71 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.96 / 10,000 pop.


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

1.43 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

0.51 / 10,000 pop.

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

7.14 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

3.84 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 8
This county:

11.42 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.33 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Greenwood County:

9.8%
Kansas:

8.1%

Adult obesity rate:
Greenwood County:

28.5%
State:

27.9%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

12.5%
State:

13.4%

Agriculture in Greenwood County:

Average size of farms: 1034 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $88,670
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $74.73
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 87.46%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $82,763
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 14.39%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 1.35%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $64,312
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 90.78%
Average age of principal farm operators: 58 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 13.28
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 0.62%
Corn for grain: 7311 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 7444 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 23120 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 10 acres

Earthquake activity:

Greenwood County-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Kansas state average. It is 70% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/6/1997 at 23:38:00, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 223.2 miles away from Greenwood 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 152.6 miles away from the county center
On 2/15/1974 at 13:33:49, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG) earthquake occurred 264.2 miles away from the county center
On 5/4/2001 at 06:42:12, a magnitude 4.7 (4.2 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 290.6 miles away from the county center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 291.5 miles away from Greenwood County center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 361.7 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • KansasSevere Storms, Flooding, and Tornadoes, Incident Period: June 7, 2010 to July 21, 2010, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1932): August 10, 2010, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1932, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • KansasSevere Winter Storms and Snowstorm, Incident Period: December 22, 2009 to January 8, 2010, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1885): March 9, 2010, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1885, Natural disaster type: Snowstorm, Winter Storm
  • KansasSevere 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: FEMA-DR-1849, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • KansasSevere 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: FEMA-DR-1848, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Snow
  • KansasSevere Storms, Flooding, and Tornadoes, Incident Period: September 11, 2008 to September 17, 2008, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1808): October 31, 2008, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1808, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • KansasSevere Winter Storms, Incident Period: December 6, 2007 to December 19, 2007, Emergency Declared (EM-3282): December 12, 2007, FEMA Id: FEMA-EM-3282, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • KansasSevere Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: June 26, 2007 to July 25, 2007, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1711): July 2, 2007, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1711, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • KansasHurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: September 1, 2005 to October 1, 2005, Emergency Declared (EM-3236): September 10, 2005, FEMA Id: FEMA-EM-3236, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • KansasSevere Winter Storms, Heavy Rains, and Flooding, Incident Period: January 4, 2005 to January 6, 2005, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1579): February 8, 2005, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1579, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Flood, Heavy Rain
  • KansasIce Storm, Incident Period: January 29, 2002 to February 15, 2002, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1402): February 6, 2002, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1402, Natural disaster type: Ice Storm
  • 5 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Greenwood County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 4, Winter Storms: 4, Winds: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Class of Workers

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Health care and social assistance (29%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (31%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (15%)
  • Production occupations (15%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (14%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (12%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Material moving occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (19%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (9%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)

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

  • Mexico (38%)
  • India (20%)
  • Germany (16%)
  • Philippines (11%)
  • China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (8%)
  • Other Central America (3%)
  • Colombia (3%)

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

  • German (23%)
  • United States or American (21%)
  • English (12%)
  • Irish (11%)
  • Norwegian (4%)
  • French (except Basque) (3%)
  • Scotch-Irish (3%)

Greenwood County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 2,293 (68%)
  • Carpooled: 674 (20%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 2 (0%)
  • Railroad: 4 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 6 (0%)
  • Walked: 172 (5%)
  • Other means: 25 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 185 (6%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)


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

  • 122 people in nursing homes
  • 28 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 23 people in unknown juvenile institutions
  • 18 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
64 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
26 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $41,467.

6.18% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($29,000 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.18%
Kansas average:

6.43%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
4.91% relocated from other counties in Kansas ($23,278 average AGI)
1.27% relocated from other states ($5,722 average AGI)
Greenwood County:

1.27%
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 Lyon County, KS  1.11% ($33,630 average AGI)
from Butler County, KS  1.02% ($24,120)
from Sedgwick County, KS  0.98% ($32,875)


6.91% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($25,618 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.91%
Kansas average:

6.89%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
5.16% relocated to other counties in Kansas ($20,165 average AGI)
1.75% relocated to other states ($5,447 average AGI)
Greenwood County:

1.75%
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 Butler County, KS  1.26% ($24,290 average AGI)
to Sedgwick County, KS  1.14% ($26,536)
to Lyon County, KS  0.65% ($19,375)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 10.3
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 10.6

Births per 1000 population in Greenwood County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 15.5
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 16.3
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 14.6

Deaths per 1000 population in Greenwood County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 12.3
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 10.7

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Greenwood County

Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 16.1%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 6.9%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Greenwood County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19

Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Greenwood County


Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 1,688 (1,441 aged, 247 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 129 (9%)

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Aged persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Disabled persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

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

  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (190)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (138)
  • Congestive heart failure (123)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (107)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (72)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (69)
  • Unspecified dementia (50)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (48)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (40)
  • Colon, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (37)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 14%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 11%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 13.27
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 10785.35
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 331.650
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 65481.56

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1212.860
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1826.110
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 54.51

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 24.57
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 54.51

Household type by relationship:

Households: 6,599
  • In family households: 5,346 (1,452 male householders, 404 female householders)
    1,491 spouses, 1,604 children (1,444 natural, 37 adopted, 123 stepchildren), 114 grandchildren, 32 brothers or sisters, 35 parents, 37 other relatives, 154 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,253 (547 male householders (475 living alone)), 585 female householders (548 living alone)), 121 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 90 (all institutionalized)

Size of family households: 1,041 2-persons, 329 3-persons, 268 4-persons, 142 5-persons, 52 6-persons, 24 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,023 1-person, 99 2-persons, 9 3-persons, 1 5-persons.

1,308 married couples with children.
332 single-parent households (107 men, 225 women).

97.4% of residents of Greenwood County speak English at home.
1.9% of residents speak Spanish at home (62% speak English very well, 16% speak English well, 20% speak English not well, 2% don't speak English at all).
0.6% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (60% speak English very well, 7% speak English well, 16% speak English not well, 18% don't speak English at all).
0.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English very well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $58,065,000 ($7703 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $1,690,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $27,382,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $15,065,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $1,796,000
Federal grants: $10,419,000
Federal procurement contracts: $842,000 ($295,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $2,562,000 ($268,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $0,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $476,000
Federal Government insurance: $3,845,000

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

Births: 424
Here:

58 per 1000 residents
State:

75 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 675
Here:

92 per 1000 residents
State:

47 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +19
Here:

+3 per 1000 residents
State:

+14 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -91
Here -12 per 1000 residents
State -21 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Greenwood County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 0.84 millions of gallons per day (all from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.6
State:

6.3

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.9
State:

4.2

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 17
  • 2000 to 2004: 288
  • 1990 to 1999: 252
  • 1980 to 1989: 288
  • 1970 to 1979: 412
  • 1960 to 1969: 364
  • 1950 to 1959: 467
  • 1940 to 1949: 392
  • 1939 or earlier: 1,533
Rooms in houses/apartments in Greenwood County, Kansas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 9
  • 2 rooms: 19
  • 3 rooms: 49
  • 4 rooms: 401
  • 5 rooms: 679
  • 6 rooms: 502
  • 7 rooms: 377
  • 8 rooms: 179
  • 9+ rooms: 219
  • 1 room: 5
  • 2 rooms: 12
  • 3 rooms: 170
  • 4 rooms: 145
  • 5 rooms: 185
  • 6 rooms: 160
  • 7 rooms: 61
  • 8 rooms: 39
  • 9+ rooms: 23
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Greenwood County, Kansas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 16
  • 1 bedroom: 96
  • 2 bedrooms: 881
  • 3 bedrooms: 1,004
  • 4 bedrooms: 374
  • 5+ bedrooms: 63
  • no bedroom: 5
  • 1 bedroom: 204
  • 2 bedrooms: 322
  • 3 bedrooms: 215
  • 4 bedrooms: 33
  • 5+ bedrooms: 21
Cars and other vehicles available in Greenwood County, Kansas in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 104
  • 1 vehicle: 510
  • 2 vehicles: 989
  • 3 vehicles: 553
  • 4 vehicles: 173
  • 5+ vehicles: 105
  • no vehicle: 105
  • 1 vehicle: 376
  • 2 vehicles: 210
  • 3 vehicles: 83
  • 4 vehicles: 12
  • 5+ vehicles: 14

58% of Greenwood County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 49% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 68% lived in Kansas.

Greenwood County:

57.6%
State average:

53.5%

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

  • This state: 6042
  • Northeast: 41
  • Midwest: 581
  • South: 565
  • West: 332

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $9,999


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 4%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 7%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Greenwood County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (55.5%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (29.2%)
  • Electricity (8.1%)
  • Wood (5.6%)
  • Other fuel (0.8%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (0.7%)
  • Utility gas (48.4%)
  • Electricity (25.1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (22.9%)
  • Wood (2.1%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (0.9%)
  • Other fuel (0.6%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 12
Here:

1.5%
Kansas:

11.1%

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

0.0%
Kansas:

7.9%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 20
Here:

13.8%
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)

Greenwood County government finances - Expenditure in 2002:

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $1,075,000
    General - Other: $863,000
    Police Protection: $659,000
    Health Services - Other: $355,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $348,000
    Financial Administration: $273,000
    General Public Buildings: $265,000
    Central Staff Services: $209,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $145,000
    Parks & Recreation: $100,000
    Solid Waste Management: $84,000
    Housing & Community Development: $23,000
    Corrections - Other: $11,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $0
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Higher Education: $41,000
    Natural Resources: $16,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $312,000
    Regular Highways: $100,000
    Natural Resource - Other: $94,000
    Police Protection: $54,000
    Judicial: $22,000
    General Public Building: $9,000
    Central Staff: $5,000
    Financial Administration: $4,000
    Housing & Community Development: $4,000
    Health - Other: $2,000
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $1,839,000

Greenwood County government finances - Revenue in 2002:

  • Charges - All Other: $256,000
    Solid Waste Management: $82,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $163,000
    General Revenue, NEC: $7,000
    Rents: $1,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $445,000
    General Support: $169,000
    All Other: $2,000
  • Tax - Property: $3,313,000
    Total General Sales: $449,000
    NEC: $31,000

Greenwood County government finances - Debt in 2002:

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $1,000
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $120,000
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $79,000
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $40,000

Greenwood County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002:

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $1,708,000
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $8,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 137
  • Number of aged recipients: 3
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 134
  • Number of recipients under 18: 18
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 105
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 14
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 59
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 53
Greenwood County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
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Greenwood County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
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Most common first names in Greenwood County, KS among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John9378.9 years
Mary8579.7 years
William7377.5 years
James6375.7 years
Charles6376.7 years
George5579.6 years
Robert5373.7 years
Harold4075.5 years
Roy3876.1 years
Dorothy3580.2 years
Most common last names in Greenwood County, KS among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith5474.2 years
Johnson3574.9 years
Brown3279.9 years
Miller3179.8 years
Wilson2573.0 years
Davis2081.0 years
Thornton1779.4 years
Jones1783.1 years
Mitchell1782.6 years
Williams1675.3 years
Businesses in Greenwood County, KS
NameCountNameCount
Alco Stores1Pizza Hut1
H&R Block1SONIC Drive-In1
MasterBrand Cabinets1U.S. Cellular1
Nike1