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Kearny County, Kansas (KS)

County population in 2019: 3,910 (all rural); it was 4,531 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 561
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 466
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 1,134
Renter-occupied apartments: 373 (it was 408 in 2000)
% of renters here:

26%
State:

32%

Land area: 871 sq. mi.

Water area: 0.4 sq. mi.

Population density: 4 people per square mile   (very low).

March 2019 cost of living index in Kearny County: 79.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (26.6%), Educational, health and social services (20.7%), Transportation and warehousing,and utilities (11.0%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 66%
  • Government: 19%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 15%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Kearny County, KS (2019)
    • 2,59766.2%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 1,27132.4%Hispanic or Latino
    • 270.7%Two or more races
    • 150.4%Asian alone
    • 140.4%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
Median resident age:

35.2 years
Kansas median age:

37.2 years
Males: 1,854  (47.4%)
Females: 2,056  (52.6%)
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Average household size:
Kearny County:

2.0 people
Kansas:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $54,796 ($40,149 in 1999)
This county:

$54,796
Kansas:

$62,087

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $483 (lower quartile is $406, upper quartile is $616)
This county:

$483
State:

$673


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $125,381 (it was $65,200 in 2000)
Kearny:

$125,381
Kansas:

$163,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $61,169 - $224,466
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,281
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $435

Institutionalized population: 75

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 3
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 6
  • Burglaries: 17
  • Thefts: 70
  • Auto thefts: 3

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 4
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 7
  • Burglaries: 25
  • Thefts: 88
  • Auto thefts: 4
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 14 buildings, average cost: $93,800
  • 1998: 7 buildings, average cost: $79,100
  • 1999: 19 buildings, average cost: $61,300
  • 2000: 19 buildings, average cost: $61,300
  • 2001: 4 buildings, average cost: $137,500
  • 2002: 11 buildings, average cost: $30,900
  • 2003: 2 buildings, average cost: $122,900
  • 2004: 10 buildings, average cost: $60,600
  • 2005: 4 buildings, average cost: $103,800
  • 2006: 3 buildings, average cost: $193,700
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $112,000
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $65,000
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $211,500
  • 2010: 4 buildings, average cost: $173,800
  • 2011: 0 buildings
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $40,000
  • 2013: 0 buildings
  • 2014: 0 buildings
  • 2015: 8 buildings, average cost: $85,600
  • 2016: 4 buildings, average cost: $75,000
  • 2017: 0 buildings
  • 2018: 0 buildings
  • 2019: 1 building, cost: $180,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Kearny, KS residents
Average permit cost in Kearny, KS
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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,801 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,536 (1.6%)

Distribution of median household income in Kearny, KS in 2019
Distribution of house value in Kearny, KS in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Kearny, KS in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 18.7%
Kearny County:

18.7%
Kansas:

11.4%
(13.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 82.8% for Black residents, 29.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 65.5% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 35.2 years old
(Males: 35.5 years old, Females: 35.2 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 39.4 years old, Black residents: 2.0 years old, American Indian residents: 25.4 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 22.3 years old, Other race residents: 22.6 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Kearny 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: Lakin, Deerfield.

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

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Neighboring counties: Marin County, California , Wicomico County, Maryland , Madison County, Virginia , Lawrence County, Kentucky , Nelson County, Kentucky .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

2.8%
Kansas:

5.3%

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

Current college students: 134
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 76.4%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 15.0%

Number of foreign born residents: 515 (37.3% naturalized citizens)

Kearny County:

13.2%
Whole state:

7.2%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 952010 or later
  • 1112000 to 2009
  • 1451990 to 1999
  • 1451980 to 1989
  • 401970 to 1979
  • 36Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 13.9 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 70.1%

Kearny County marital status for males Kearny County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 1,208
  • One, attached: 3
  • Two: 46
  • 3 or 4: 34
  • 10 to 19: 22
  • Mobile homes: 268

Housing units in Kearny County with a mortgage: 398 (0 second mortgage, 26 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 534

Here:

42.7% with mortgage
State:

57.9% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Kearny County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic1,1652
Mainline Protestant9805
Evangelical Protestant6935
None1,139-
Kearny 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
Kearny County:

2.43 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.96 / 10,000 pop.



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

4.85 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

3.84 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 3
This county:

7.28 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.33 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Kearny County:

8.7%
Kansas:

8.1%

Adult obesity rate:
Kearny County:

29.5%
State:

27.9%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

7.7%
State:

13.4%

Agriculture in Kearny County:

Average size of farms: 1607 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $520,733
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $193.65
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: 79.37%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $505,575
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 34.52%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 44.06%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $150,695
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 76.95%
Average age of principal farm operators: 55 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 17.66
Corn for grain: 37623 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 91984 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 2203 harvested acres

Earthquake activity:

Kearny County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Kansas state average. It is 639% 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 263.6 miles away from Kearny County center
On 8/23/2011 at 05:46:18, a magnitude 5.3 (5.3 MW, Depth: 2.5 mi) earthquake occurred 199.5 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 176.8 miles away from the county center
On 11/6/2011 at 03:53:10, a magnitude 5.7 (5.7 MW, Depth: 3.2 mi) earthquake occurred 303.6 miles away from the county center
On 2/15/1974 at 13:33:49, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 110.5 miles away from Kearny County center
On 8/10/2005 at 22:08:22, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 MW) earthquake occurred 206.6 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), 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 Winter Storm, Snowstorm, Straight-line Winds, And Flooding, Incident Period: April 28, 2017 - May 3, 2017, FEMA Id: 4319, Natural disaster type: Snowstorm, Winter Storm, 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 Kearny County (6) is a lot smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Emergencies Declared: 2
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Kearny

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 1,257 (75.0%)
  • Carpooled: 167 (10.0%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 15 (0.9%)
  • Bicycle: 30 (1.8%)
  • Walked: 33 (2.0%)
  • Worked at home: 174 (10.4%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Educational services (16%)
  • Health care and social assistance (15%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (5%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (4%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Educational services (22%)
  • Health care and social assistance (21%)
  • Accommodation and food services (13%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (6%)

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


  • Management occupations (29%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (17%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (11%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Material moving occupations (7%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (4%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (17%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (11%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (77%)
  • Germany (9%)
  • Netherlands (4%)
  • Thailand (3%)
  • El Salvador (2%)
  • Guatemala (1%)
  • Canada (1%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Kearny County


  • German (20%)
  • English (6%)
  • Irish (4%)
  • American (3%)
  • European (3%)
  • Dutch (2%)
  • French Canadian (1%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders
36 people in nursing homes
8 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)

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

  • 69 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 6 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 6 people in group homes intended for adults
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $61,596.

5.30% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($36,410 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.30%
Kansas average:

6.44%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
5.30% relocated from other counties in Kansas ($36,410 average AGI)
2.04% relocated from other states ($12,487 average AGI)
Kearny County:

2.04%
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 Finney County, KS  2.78% ($37,415 average AGI)


6.88% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($45,738 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.88%
Kansas average:

7.12%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
5.47% relocated to other counties in Kansas ($37,155 average AGI)
1.40% relocated to other states ($8,583 average AGI)
Kearny County:

1.40%
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 Finney County, KS  2.40% ($41,500 average AGI)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 16.6
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 15.7

Births per 1000 population in Kearny County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 7.8
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 8.1
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 9.6

Deaths per 1000 population in Kearny County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 5.9
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 4.5

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Kearny County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 15.4%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 9.3%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Kearny County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Kearny County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Kearny County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Kearny County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Kearny County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Kearny County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 566 (509 aged, 57 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 251 (21%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 18%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 13%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 22.15
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 5,183
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 1,993
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 35,814

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,816
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 598
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 22

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 24
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 44

Household type by relationship:

Households: 3,910
  • Male householders: 577 (114 living alone), Female householders: 633 (119 living alone)
  • 731 spouses (729 opposite-sex spouses), 54 unmarried partners, (54 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 1,363 children (1,212 natural, 52 adopted, 100 stepchildren), 192 grandchildren, 13 brothers or sisters, 40 parents, 0 foster children, 114 other relatives, 119 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 65

Size of family households: 421 2-persons, 216 3-persons, 113 4-persons, 100 5-persons, 40 6-persons, 13 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 239 1-person, 40 2-persons, 19 3-persons, 13 4-persons.

720 married couples with children.
157 single-parent households (11 men, 146 women).

75.5% of residents of Kearny speak English at home.
19.7% of residents speak Spanish at home (61% speak English very well, 25% speak English well, 13% speak English not well).
4.4% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (48% speak English very well, 52% speak English well).
0.5% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $26,718,000 ($5,918 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $104,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $7,668,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $4,079,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $10,879,000
Federal grants: $3,349,000
Federal procurement contracts: $116,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $627,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $477,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $474,000
Federal Government insurance: $23,220,000

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

Births: 361
Here:

80 per 1000 residents
State:

75 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 208
Here:

46 per 1000 residents
State:

47 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +126
Here:

+28 per 1000 residents
State:

+14 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -281
Here -62 per 1000 residents
State -21 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Kearny County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 0.82 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.7
State:

6.9

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

5.3
State:

4.4

Year house built in Kearny County, Kansas
  • Year house built in Kearny County, Kansas
  • 872014 or later
  • 02010 to 2013
  • 902000 to 2009
  • 3491990 to 1999
  • 1761980 to 1989
  • 3121970 to 1979
  • 761960 to 1969
  • 1711950 to 1959
  • 1271940 to 1949
  • 2131939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Kearny County, Kansas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Kearny County, Kansas
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Kearny County, Kansas
  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 03 rooms
  • 784 rooms
  • 2035 rooms
  • 1496 rooms
  • 1377 rooms
  • 1378 rooms
  • 2189+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Kearny County, Kansas
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Kearny County, Kansas
  • 01 room
  • 12 rooms
  • 373 rooms
  • 514 rooms
  • 695 rooms
  • 486 rooms
  • 317 rooms
  • 348 rooms
  • 179+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Kearny County, Kansas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Kearny County, Kansas
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Kearny County, Kansas
  • 0no bedroom
  • 231 bedroom
  • 1432 bedrooms
  • 3823 bedrooms
  • 2874 bedrooms
  • 865+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Kearny County, Kansas
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Kearny County, Kansas
  • 0no bedroom
  • 401 bedroom
  • 992 bedrooms
  • 863 bedrooms
  • 544 bedrooms
  • 125+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Kearny County, Kansas in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Kearny County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Kearny County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 0no vehicle
  • 2151 vehicle
  • 3602 vehicles
  • 2583 vehicles
  • 514 vehicles
  • 425+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Kearny County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Kearny County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 20no vehicle
  • 1261 vehicle
  • 952 vehicles
  • 223 vehicles
  • 184 vehicles
  • 75+ vehicles

87.4% of Kearny County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 21% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 45% lived in Kansas.

Kearny County:

87.4%
State average:

83.8%

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

  • This state: 2,409
  • Other state: 916
  • Northeast: 43
  • Midwest: 119
  • South: 404
  • West: 347
Year householders moved into unit in Kearny County, KS
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Kearny County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 74.7%Utility gas
  • 16.2%Electricity
  • 8.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.5%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 62.7%Utility gas
  • 25.8%Electricity
  • 9.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.7%Wood

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 0
Here:

0.0%
Kansas:

10.5%

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

0.0%
Kansas:

9.9%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 1
Here:

1.4%
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

Kearny County government finances - Expenditure in 2018:

  • Charges - Hospital Public: $20,177,000
    Solid Waste Management: $122,000
    Other: $116,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $696,000
    Hospitals: $502,000
    Air Transportation: $374,000
    General - Other: $277,000
  • Current Operations - Hospitals: $22,576,000
    General - Other: $2,348,000
    Police Protection: $1,341,000
    Regular Highways: $1,202,000
    General Public Buildings: $949,000
    Health - Other: $681,000
    Libraries: $425,000
    Central Staff Services: $398,000
    Financial Administration: $308,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $258,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $204,000
    Local Fire Protection: $177,000
    Solid Waste Management: $152,000
    Housing and Community Development: $145,000
    Parks and Recreation: $84,000
    Air Transportation: $21,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Air Transportation: $377,000
    Housing and Community Development: $55,000
    Health and Hospitals: $5,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $-40,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Regular Highways: $30,000
    Other - Health - Other: $3,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $234,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $525,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $405,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $120,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $3,081,000
    Interest Earnings: $80,000
    Royalties: $13,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $11,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Hospitals: $346,000
    General - Other: $54,000
    Solid Waste Management: $31,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $9,000
    Health - Other: $4,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $7,362,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $670,000
    Highways: $470,000
    Other: $73,000
    General Local Government Support: $33,000
  • Tax - Property: $11,167,000
    Other License: $122,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $66,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $52,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $45,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $12,960,000

Kearny County government finances - Revenue in 2018:

  • Charges - Hospital Public: $20,177,000
    Solid Waste Management: $122,000
    Other: $116,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $696,000
    Hospitals: $502,000
    Air Transportation: $374,000
    General - Other: $277,000
  • Current Operations - Hospitals: $22,576,000
    General - Other: $2,348,000
    Police Protection: $1,341,000
    Regular Highways: $1,202,000
    General Public Buildings: $949,000
    Health - Other: $681,000
    Libraries: $425,000
    Central Staff Services: $398,000
    Financial Administration: $308,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $258,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $204,000
    Local Fire Protection: $177,000
    Solid Waste Management: $152,000
    Housing and Community Development: $145,000
    Parks and Recreation: $84,000
    Air Transportation: $21,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Air Transportation: $377,000
    Housing and Community Development: $55,000
    Health and Hospitals: $5,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $-40,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Regular Highways: $30,000
    Other - Health - Other: $3,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $234,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $525,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $405,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $120,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $3,081,000
    Interest Earnings: $80,000
    Royalties: $13,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $11,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Hospitals: $346,000
    General - Other: $54,000
    Solid Waste Management: $31,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $9,000
    Health - Other: $4,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $7,362,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $670,000
    Highways: $470,000
    Other: $73,000
    General Local Government Support: $33,000
  • Tax - Property: $11,167,000
    Other License: $122,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $66,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $52,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $45,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $12,960,000

Kearny County government finances - Debt in 2018:

  • Charges - Hospital Public: $20,177,000
    Solid Waste Management: $122,000
    Other: $116,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $696,000
    Hospitals: $502,000
    Air Transportation: $374,000
    General - Other: $277,000
  • Current Operations - Hospitals: $22,576,000
    General - Other: $2,348,000
    Police Protection: $1,341,000
    Regular Highways: $1,202,000
    General Public Buildings: $949,000
    Health - Other: $681,000
    Libraries: $425,000
    Central Staff Services: $398,000
    Financial Administration: $308,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $258,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $204,000
    Local Fire Protection: $177,000
    Solid Waste Management: $152,000
    Housing and Community Development: $145,000
    Parks and Recreation: $84,000
    Air Transportation: $21,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Air Transportation: $377,000
    Housing and Community Development: $55,000
    Health and Hospitals: $5,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $-40,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Regular Highways: $30,000
    Other - Health - Other: $3,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $234,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $525,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $405,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $120,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $3,081,000
    Interest Earnings: $80,000
    Royalties: $13,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $11,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Hospitals: $346,000
    General - Other: $54,000
    Solid Waste Management: $31,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $9,000
    Health - Other: $4,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $7,362,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $670,000
    Highways: $470,000
    Other: $73,000
    General Local Government Support: $33,000
  • Tax - Property: $11,167,000
    Other License: $122,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $66,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $52,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $45,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $12,960,000

Kearny County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2018:

  • Charges - Hospital Public: $20,177,000
    Solid Waste Management: $122,000
    Other: $116,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $696,000
    Hospitals: $502,000
    Air Transportation: $374,000
    General - Other: $277,000
  • Current Operations - Hospitals: $22,576,000
    General - Other: $2,348,000
    Police Protection: $1,341,000
    Regular Highways: $1,202,000
    General Public Buildings: $949,000
    Health - Other: $681,000
    Libraries: $425,000
    Central Staff Services: $398,000
    Financial Administration: $308,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $258,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $204,000
    Local Fire Protection: $177,000
    Solid Waste Management: $152,000
    Housing and Community Development: $145,000
    Parks and Recreation: $84,000
    Air Transportation: $21,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Air Transportation: $377,000
    Housing and Community Development: $55,000
    Health and Hospitals: $5,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $-40,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Regular Highways: $30,000
    Other - Health - Other: $3,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $234,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $525,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $405,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $120,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $3,081,000
    Interest Earnings: $80,000
    Royalties: $13,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $11,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Hospitals: $346,000
    General - Other: $54,000
    Solid Waste Management: $31,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $9,000
    Health - Other: $4,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $7,362,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $670,000
    Highways: $470,000
    Other: $73,000
    General Local Government Support: $33,000
  • Tax - Property: $11,167,000
    Other License: $122,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $66,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $52,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $45,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $12,960,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 46
  • Number of aged recipients: 7
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 39
  • Number of recipients under 18: 7
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 30
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 9
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 15
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 47
Most common first names in Kearny County, KS among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John2074.0 years
William1679.8 years
Mary1587.0 years
James1475.3 years
George1281.8 years
Helen1185.0 years
Ethel882.0 years
Elmer875.5 years
Frank875.3 years
Harold872.7 years
Most common last names in Kearny County, KS among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith1482.5 years
Beymer983.4 years
Miller886.5 years
Jones876.1 years
Williams876.7 years
Mcvey877.8 years
Davis888.1 years
Cox766.6 years
Thomas785.9 years
Adams767.4 years