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Hamilton County, Kansas (KS)

County population in 2016: 2,574 (all rural); it was 2,670 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 368
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 375
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 735
Renter-occupied apartments: 317 (it was 319 in 2000)
% of renters here:

30%
State:

32%

Land area: 996 sq. mi.

Water area: 1.1 sq. mi.

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Hamilton County: 79.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (33.3%), Construction (13.6%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 48%
  • Government: 0%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 52%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Hamilton County, Kansas:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (62.2%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (36.6%)
  • Two or more races (1.0%)
Median resident age:  33.1 years
Kansas median age:  36.5 years
Males: 1,374  (53.4%)
Females: 1,200  (46.6%)
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Hamilton County,KS real estate house value trend


Average household size:
Hamilton County:

2.0 people
Kansas:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2016: $49,758 ($32,033 in 1999)

This county:

$49,758
Kansas:

$54,935

Median contract rent in 2016 for apartments: $489 (lower quartile is $391, upper quartile is $615)
This county:

$489
State:

$616


Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $94,351 (it was $57,000 in 2000)
Hamilton:

$94,351
Kansas:

$144,900
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $49,930 - $144,185

Mean price in 2016:

Detached houses: $115,615
Here:

$115,615
State:

$190,494

Mobile homes: $32,332
Here:

$32,332
State:

$47,703
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,084
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $383

Institutionalized population: 0
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 0 buildings
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $200,000
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $103,000
  • 2010: 0 buildings
  • 2011: 0 buildings
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $75,500
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $80,000
  • 2014: 0 buildings
Number of permits per 10,000 residents
Average permit cost
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,740 (1.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $1,245 (1.4%)

Hamilton County household income distribution in 2013 Hamilton County home values distribution in 2013 Hamilton County contract rent distribution in 2013
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 10.0%
Hamilton County:

10.0%
Kansas:

12.1%
(7.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 12.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 16.6% for other race residents, 5.4% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2016: 33.1 years old
(Males: 32.9 years old, Females: 33.2 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 42.2 years old, Black residents: 28.5 years old, American Indian residents: 61.8 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 24.9 years old, Other race residents: 41.6 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Hamilton County is $433 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $527 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $641 a month.

Cities in this county include: Syracuse, Coolidge.

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

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Hamilton County: Jetmore Country Club (A), Jetmore Wastewater Treatment Facility (B), Jetmore Motorplex (C), Jetmore Landfill (D), Hanston Wastewater Treatment Plant (E), Orwell Bridge (F), Dodge City Co - Operative Exchange Grain Elevator Number 6 (G), Kitterville Community Hall (H), Keroma Community Hall (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Hamilton County include: Faith Fellowship Church (A), Hanston Mennonite Church (B), Hodgeman Community Church (C), Saint Mary's Catholic Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Saint Michaels Cemetery (1), Kitterville Cemetery (2), Hanston Cemetery (3), Fairmount Cemetery (4), Saint Lawrence Catholic Cemetery (5), Saint Anthony Cemetery (6). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Hodgeman County State Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Creeks: Rock Creek (A), White Woman Creek (B), Saw Log Creek (C), Spring Creek (D), South Fork Buckner Creek (E), Plum Creek (F), Hackberry Creek (G), Dry Creek (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Neighboring counties: Gallatin County, Illinois , Greeley County , Otero County, Colorado , Jessamine County, Kentucky , Shelby County, Kentucky , Waynesboro city, Virginia .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

1.5%
Kansas:

3.8%

Unemployment by year
County total employment by year
County average yearly wages by year

Current college students: 63
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 80.6%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 16.7%

Number of foreign born residents: 519 (18.4% naturalized citizens)

Hamilton County:

20.2%
Whole state:

7.1%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population Note: State values scaled to Hamilton County population
  • 1292010 or later
  • 1182000 to 2009
  • 2051990 to 1999
  • 211980 to 1989
  • 231970 to 1979
  • 3Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.3 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 90.8%

Hamilton County marital status for males Hamilton County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 896
  • One, attached: 13
  • Two: 26
  • 3 or 4: 23
  • 5 to 9: 5
  • Mobile homes: 135
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 5

Housing units in Hamilton County with a mortgage: 254 (7 second mortgage, 20 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 360

Here:

41.4% with mortgage
State:

59.8% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Hamilton County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Year 2000 to 2010 Change
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant7073
Catholic3401
Evangelical Protestant2595
Other--
None1,384-
Hamilton 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
Hamilton County:

3.83 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.96 / 10,000 pop.



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

7.65 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

3.84 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 4
This county:

15.31 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.33 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Hamilton County:

8.7%
Kansas:

8.1%

Adult obesity rate:
Hamilton County:

29.4%
State:

27.9%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

14.8%
State:

13.4%

Agriculture in Hamilton County:

Average size of farms: 1363 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $447,653
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $101.50
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 0.00%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 92.75%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $451,781
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 23.45%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $132,708
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 80.66%
Average age of principal farm operators: 56 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 20.06
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 20.21%
Corn for grain: 7263 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 82353 harvested acres

Tornado activity:

Hamilton County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Kansas state average. It is 2352414.4 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused 4 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 5/16/1991, a category 3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Hamilton County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Kansas state average. It is 11% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 181.4 miles away from Hamilton County center
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 122.5 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 183.6 miles away from the county center
On 9/5/2001 at 10:52:07, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 167.5 miles away from the county center
On 10/18/1984 at 15:30:23, a magnitude 5.5 (5.4 MB, 5.1 MS, 5.5 ML) earthquake occurred 361.2 miles away from Hamilton County center
On 3/22/2004 at 12:09:56, a magnitude 4.4 (4.4 MB, 4.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 187.5 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:

  • Kansas Severe Storms, Straight-line Winds, Tornadoes, and Flooding, Incident Period: July 22, 2013 to August 16, 2013, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4150: October 22, 2013, FEMA Id: 4150, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • Kansas Severe Storms, Straight-line Winds, Tornadoes, and Flooding, Incident Period: May 19, 2011 to June 04, 2011, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4010: July 29, 2011, FEMA Id: 4010, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • 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 Winter Storm, Incident Period: December 28, 2006 to December 31, 2006, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1675: January 07, 2007, FEMA Id: 1675, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • 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 FLOODING, Incident Period: June 23, 1965, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-201: June 23, 1965, FEMA Id: 201, Natural disaster type: Flood

The number of natural disasters in Hamilton County (6) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 2
Class of Workers in 2016
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2016


  • Health care and social assistance (13%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (6%)
  • Retail trade (5%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)

Most common industries for females in 2016


  • Health care and social assistance (23%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (11%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)

Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2016


  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (26%)
  • Management occupations (19%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (6%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Production occupations (4%)

Most common occupations for females in 2016


  • Office and administrative support occupations (17%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (12%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (11%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (11%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (80%)
  • Honduras (7%)
  • Guatemala (7%)
  • El Salvador (2%)
  • Costa Rica (1%)
  • Germany (0%)
  • Norway (0%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Hamilton County


  • German (19%)
  • American (6%)
  • English (5%)
  • Dutch (4%)
  • Scottish (2%)
  • European (1%)
  • Irish (1%)

Hamilton County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 946 (70.8%)
  • Carpooled: 143 (10.7%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 20 (1.5%)
  • Walked: 76 (5.7%)
  • Worked at home: 155 (11.6%)
Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders
41 people in nursing homes
2 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $45,839.

6.60% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($29,224 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.60%
Kansas average:

6.43%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
3.07% relocated from other counties in Kansas ($14,655 average AGI)
3.53% relocated from other states ($14,569 average AGI)
Hamilton County:

3.53%
Kansas average:

3.18%

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


8.68% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,641 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.68%
Kansas average:

6.89%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.67% relocated to other counties in Kansas ($16,615 average AGI)
4.00% relocated to other states ($16,013 average AGI)
Hamilton County:

4.00%
Kansas average:

3.65%

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

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.6
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 15.9

Births per 1000 population in Hamilton County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.3
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.4
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 11.1

Deaths per 1000 population in Hamilton County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 9.7
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 6.8

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Hamilton County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 24.4%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 13.3%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Hamilton County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Hamilton County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Hamilton County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Hamilton County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Hamilton County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Hamilton County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 432 (397 aged, 35 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 147 (23%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

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

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (42)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (40)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (21)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (19)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (15)
  • Unspecified dementia (14)
  • Breast, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (12)
  • Congestive heart failure (11)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (11)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (10)

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

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 37.68
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 4,823
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 2,751
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 31,876

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,421
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 883
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 38

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 85
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 38

Household type by relationship:

Households: 2,574
  • In family households: 2,261 (308 male householders, 332 female householders)
    504 spouses, 971 children (967 natural, 0 adopted, 5 stepchildren), 15 grandchildren, 38 brothers or sisters, 23 parents, 37 other relatives, 38 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 308 (171 male householders (137 living alone)), 84 female householders (74 living alone)), 50 nonrelatives

Size of family households: 272 2-persons, 178 3-persons, 63 4-persons, 92 5-persons, 31 6-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 213 1-person, 45 2-persons.

644 married couples with children.
102 single-parent households (87 men, 15 women).

67.6% of residents of Hamilton speak English at home.
32.9% of residents speak Spanish at home (41% speak English very well, 14% speak English well, 20% speak English not well, 25% don't speak English at all).
0.8% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% speak English very well).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $26,753,000 ($10,080 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $72,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $6,266,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $4,554,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $13,308,000
Federal grants: $1,968,000
Federal procurement contracts: $116,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $541,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $182,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $106,000
Federal Government insurance: $16,238,000

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

Births: 221
Here:

85 per 1000 residents
State:

75 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 142
Here:

55 per 1000 residents
State:

47 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +135
Here:

+52 per 1000 residents
State:

+14 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -275
Here -106 per 1000 residents
State -21 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Hamilton County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 0.78 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.3
State:

6.8

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

5.5
State:

4.5

Year house built in Hamilton County, Kansas Note: State values scaled to Hamilton County population
  • 02014 or later
  • 02010 to 2013
  • 472000 to 2009
  • 981990 to 1999
  • 1301980 to 1989
  • 2331970 to 1979
  • 1311960 to 1969
  • 1521950 to 1959
  • 1321940 to 1949
  • 1691939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Hamilton County, Kansas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Hamilton County, Kansas Note: State values scaled to Hamilton County population
  • 01 room
  • 42 rooms
  • 123 rooms
  • 374 rooms
  • 1265 rooms
  • 1476 rooms
  • 777 rooms
  • 798 rooms
  • 1259+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Hamilton County, Kansas Note: State values scaled to Hamilton County population
  • 01 room
  • 52 rooms
  • 223 rooms
  • 584 rooms
  • 555 rooms
  • 646 rooms
  • 287 rooms
  • 128 rooms
  • 409+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Hamilton County, Kansas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Hamilton County, Kansas Note: State values scaled to Hamilton County population
  • 0no bedroom
  • 81 bedroom
  • 1162 bedrooms
  • 2933 bedrooms
  • 1324 bedrooms
  • 605+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Hamilton County, Kansas Note: State values scaled to Hamilton County population
  • 0no bedroom
  • 321 bedroom
  • 812 bedrooms
  • 1343 bedrooms
  • 334 bedrooms
  • 75+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Hamilton County, Kansas in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Hamilton County in owner-occupied houses/condos Note: State values scaled to Hamilton County population
  • 13no vehicle
  • 1311 vehicle
  • 2302 vehicles
  • 1563 vehicles
  • 544 vehicles
  • 275+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Hamilton County in renter-occupied apartments Note: State values scaled to Hamilton County population
  • 16no vehicle
  • 1291 vehicle
  • 692 vehicles
  • 573 vehicles
  • 24 vehicles
  • 185+ vehicles

83.7% of Hamilton County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 38% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 30% lived in Kansas.

Hamilton County:

83.7%
State average:

83.4%

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

  • This state: 1,316
  • Other state: 714
  • Northeast: 11
  • Midwest: 121
  • South: 154
  • West: 436
Year Householders Moved Into Unit
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Hamilton County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 79.8%Utility gas
  • 12.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 6.7%Electricity
  • 0.3%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 76.7%Utility gas
  • 11.8%Electricity
  • 7.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.0%Other fuel

Private vs. public school enrollment:


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

4.2%
Kansas:

10.7%

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

0.0%
Kansas:

9.5%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 8
Here:

14.0%
Kansas:

15.0%

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

Hamilton County government finances - Expenditure in 2002:

  • Construction - General: $114,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $620,000
    Police Protection: $585,000
    General - Other: $552,000
    General Public Buildings: $292,000
    Housing & Community Development: $268,000
    Health Services - Other: $243,000
    Central Staff Services: $221,000
    Parks & Recreation: $198,000
    Financial Administration: $184,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $145,000
    Libraries: $122,000
    Air Transportation: $75,000
    Solid Waste Management: $55,000
    Fire Protection: $51,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $43,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $63,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Solid Waste Management: $73,000
    Natural Resources: $20,000
    Higher Education: $17,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $213,000
    Regular Highways: $162,000
    Police Protection: $51,000
    General Public Building: $45,000
    Solid Waste Management: $29,000
    Fire Protection: $7,000
    Financial Administration: $4,000
    Central Staff: $3,000
    Health - Other: $1,000
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $1,247,000

Hamilton County government finances - Revenue in 2002:

  • Charges - Air Transportation: $8,000
  • Charges - All Other: $152,000
    Solid Waste Management: $71,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $405,000
    Interest Earnings: $104,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $213,000
    Housing & Community Development: $87,000
  • Tax - Property: $3,659,000
    Total General Sales: $110,000
    NEC: $49,000

Hamilton County government finances - Debt in 2002:

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $1,610,000
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $1,400,000
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $210,000

Hamilton County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002:

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $242,000
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $486,000
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $138,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 25
  • Number of aged recipients: 3
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 22
  • Number of recipients under 18: 0
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 18
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 0
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 7
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 28
Hamilton County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons
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Vehicles involved in fatal accidents
Fatal accidents involving drunken persons
Fatalities
Persons involved in fatal accidents
Hamilton County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons
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Vehicles involved in fatal accidents
Fatal accidents involving drunken persons
Fatalities
Persons involved in fatal accidents
Most common first names in Hamilton County, KS among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John2071.3 years
William1878.2 years
Mary1379.1 years
Charles1279.3 years
Helen1181.6 years
James1175.2 years
Ralph971.9 years
Donald969.5 years
Clara888.1 years
Robert876.8 years
Most common last names in Hamilton County, KS among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Lewis1280.4 years
Smith978.1 years
Johnson875.4 years
Cook782.1 years
Thompson779.7 years
Davis785.6 years
Westeman779.0 years
Jantz682.3 years
Bray683.8 years
Burton689.0 years
Businesses in Hamilton County, KS
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Ford1MasterBrand Cabinets1
H&R Block1Subway1

Hamilton County on our top lists:

  • #84 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000"