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Kearny County, Kansas (KS)

County population in 2016: 3,955 (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: 5 people per square mile   (very low).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Kearny County: 80.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (37.0%), Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing (23.0%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 71%
  • Government: 0%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 29%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Kearny County, Kansas:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (64.6%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (31.1%)
  • Two or more races (3.2%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (0.7%)
Median resident age:

35.4 years
Kansas median age:

36.5 years
Males: 2,070  (52.4%)
Females: 1,885  (47.6%)
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Kearny County,KS real estate house value trend


Average household size:
Kearny County:

2.0 people
Kansas:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2016: $50,653 ($40,149 in 1999)

This county:

$50,653
Kansas:

$54,935

Median contract rent in 2016 for apartments: $427 (lower quartile is $371, upper quartile is $537)
This county:

$427
State:

$616


Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $97,457 (it was $65,200 in 2000)
Kearny:

$97,457
Kansas:

$144,900
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $58,535 - $169,598
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,075
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $388

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:

  • 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
Number of permits per 10,000 Kearny, KS residents
Average permit cost in Kearny, KS
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,359 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $1,228 (1.2%)

Kearny County household income distribution in 2013 Kearny County home values distribution in 2013 Kearny County contract rent distribution in 2013
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 11.5%
Kearny County:

11.5%
Kansas:

12.1%
(11.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 10.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 13.5% for other race residents, 12.9% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2016: 35.4 years old
(Males: 31.0 years old, Females: 39.0 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 41.5 years old, Black residents: 26.6 years old, American Indian residents: 27.0 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 24.0 years old, Other race residents: 30.4 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 September 2015:
Here:

3.1%
Kansas:

3.8%

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

Current college students: 134
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 77.1%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 14.9%

Number of foreign born residents: 437 (28.4% naturalized citizens)

Kearny County:

11.1%
Whole state:

7.1%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 482010 or later
  • 1122000 to 2009
  • 1611990 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: 1,116
  • One, attached: 10
  • Two: 41
  • 3 or 4: 77
  • 50 or more: 2
  • Mobile homes: 292

Housing units in Kearny County with a mortgage: 577 (1 second mortgage, 30 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 440

Here:

56.7% with mortgage
State:

59.8% 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 24% 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 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, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 206.6 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 209.5 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 193.3 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 377.6 miles away from Kearny 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 347.0 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 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 (4) is a lot smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
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 (16%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (4%)
  • Manufacturing (4%)
  • Retail trade (3%)
  • Public administration (2%)

Most common industries for females in 2016


  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Educational services (21%)
  • Accommodation and food services (18%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (7%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Retail trade (5%)
  • Public administration (4%)

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


  • Management occupations (22%)
  • Production occupations (15%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (14%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (6%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)

Most common occupations for females in 2016


  • Education, training, and library occupations (19%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (15%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (5%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (80%)
  • Thailand (8%)
  • Germany (3%)
  • El Salvador (3%)
  • England (1%)
  • Netherlands (1%)
  • Canada (0%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Kearny County


  • German (23%)
  • Irish (7%)
  • English (6%)
  • American (2%)
  • Dutch (2%)
  • European (1%)
  • French (except Basque) (1%)

Kearny County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 1,093 (70.4%)
  • Carpooled: 255 (16.4%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 1 (0.1%)
  • Walked: 91 (5.9%)
  • Worked at home: 107 (6.9%)
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 $40,315.

7.17% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($32,375 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.17%
Kansas average:

6.43%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
4.83% relocated from other counties in Kansas ($21,615 average AGI)
2.34% relocated from other states ($10,760 average AGI)
Kearny County:

2.34%
Kansas average:

3.18%

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  2.07% ($32,233 average AGI)


8.25% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($41,488 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.25%
Kansas average:

6.89%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
5.45% relocated to other counties in Kansas ($27,273 average AGI)
2.79% relocated to other states ($14,215 average AGI)
Kearny County:

2.79%
Kansas average:

3.65%

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  2.59% ($46,421 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 2014: 10.3

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 2013: 20.3%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 12.2%
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

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

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (55)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (47)
  • Unspecified dementia (44)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (40)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (31)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (21)
  • Congestive heart failure (17)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (14)
  • Pancreas, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (12)
  • Unspecified diabetes mellitus, without complications (12)

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: 3,955
  • In family households: 3,487 (514 male householders, 501 female householders)
    811 spouses, 1,308 children (1,212 natural, 48 adopted, 45 stepchildren), 104 grandchildren, 30 brothers or sisters, 21 parents, 81 other relatives, 111 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 383 (175 male householders (139 living alone)), 123 female householders (122 living alone)), 83 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 74

Size of family households: 419 2-persons, 236 3-persons, 220 4-persons, 101 5-persons, 23 6-persons, 11 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 262 1-person, 10 2-persons, 7 3-persons, 16 4-persons.

780 married couples with children.
222 single-parent households (87 men, 135 women).

76.0% of residents of Kearny speak English at home.
22.2% of residents speak Spanish at home (57% speak English very well, 19% speak English well, 20% speak English not well, 4% don't speak English at all).
2.1% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (56% speak English very well, 44% speak English well).
0.6% 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:

6.3
State:

6.8

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.4
State:

4.5

Year house built in Kearny County, Kansas
  • Year house built in Kearny County, Kansas
  • 352014 or later
  • 432010 to 2013
  • 302000 to 2009
  • 3241990 to 1999
  • 1931980 to 1989
  • 2831970 to 1979
  • 1011960 to 1969
  • 2351950 to 1959
  • 1541940 to 1949
  • 1801939 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
  • 63 rooms
  • 1384 rooms
  • 2185 rooms
  • 1706 rooms
  • 1297 rooms
  • 1468 rooms
  • 2109+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Kearny County, Kansas
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Kearny County, Kansas
  • 01 room
  • 22 rooms
  • 383 rooms
  • 1184 rooms
  • 505 rooms
  • 426 rooms
  • 137 rooms
  • 128 rooms
  • 229+ 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
  • 131 bedroom
  • 1792 bedrooms
  • 4103 bedrooms
  • 2974 bedrooms
  • 1205+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Kearny County, Kansas
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Kearny County, Kansas
  • 0no bedroom
  • 411 bedroom
  • 1472 bedrooms
  • 803 bedrooms
  • 114 bedrooms
  • 155+ 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
  • 8no vehicle
  • 1841 vehicle
  • 3542 vehicles
  • 3943 vehicles
  • 334 vehicles
  • 505+ 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
  • 1111 vehicle
  • 1282 vehicles
  • 253 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 185+ vehicles

89.1% of Kearny County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 22% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 53% lived in Kansas.

Kearny County:

89.1%
State average:

83.4%

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

  • This state: 2,637
  • Other state: 809
  • Northeast: 36
  • Midwest: 122
  • South: 328
  • West: 327
Year Householders Moved Into Unit
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Kearny County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 85.1%Utility gas
  • 7.9%Electricity
  • 6.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 75.6%Utility gas
  • 13.0%Electricity
  • 9.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 10
Here:

2.2%
Kansas:

10.7%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 1
Here:

0.4%
Kansas:

9.5%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 6
Here:

5.3%
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 2006:

  • Construction - General - Other: $300,000
    Regular Highways: $110,000
  • Current Operations - Hospitals: $8,029,000
    Regular Highways: $2,067,000
    General - Other: $1,677,000
    Police Protection: $965,000
    Health - Other: $513,000
    General Public Buildings: $481,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $347,000
    Central Staff Services: $242,000
    Financial Administration: $238,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $236,000
    Local Fire Protection: $173,000
    Libraries: $155,000
    Solid Waste Management: $98,000
    Parks and Recreation: $92,000
    Air Transportation: $17,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Regular Highways: $239,000
    Other Higher Education: $25,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $443,000
    General - Other: $92,000
    Local Fire Protection: $55,000
    Police Protection: $54,000
    General Public Building: $51,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $47,000
    Health - Other: $18,000
    Central Staff Services: $13,000
    Parks and Recreation: $6,000
    Financial Administration: $5,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $4,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $7,788,000

Kearny County government finances - Revenue in 2006:

  • Charges - Hospital Public: $6,972,000
    All Other: $97,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $218,000
    General Revenue, NEC: $142,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $2,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $299,000
    Health and Hospitals: $18,000
    All Other: $14,000
  • Tax - Property: $8,584,000
    Severance: $273,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $46,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $26,000

Kearny County government finances - Debt in 2006:

  • Long Term Debt - Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $9,200,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $9,200,000

Kearny County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $8,002,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $4,500,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $49,000

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
Kearny County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
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Vehicles involved in fatal accidents
Fatal accidents involving drunken persons
Fatalities
Persons involved in fatal accidents
Kearny County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
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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