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Norton County, Kansas (KS)

County population in 2019: 5,450 (51% urban, 49% rural); it was 5,953 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 784
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 818
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 1,765
Renter-occupied apartments: 561 (it was 501 in 2000)
% of renters here:

22%
State:

32%

Land area: 878 sq. mi.

Water area: 3.5 sq. mi.

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

March 2019 cost of living index in Norton County: 75.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (28.9%), Manufacturing (11.3%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 67%
  • Government: 26%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 7%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Norton County, KS (2019)
    • 4,82088.7%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 2905.3%Hispanic or Latino
    • 1482.7%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 1092.0%Two or more races
    • 310.6%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 270.5%Asian alone
    • 80.1%Some other race alone
Median resident age:

43.3 years
Kansas median age:

37.2 years
Males: 3,008  (55.2%)
Females: 2,442  (44.8%)
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Average household size:
Norton County:

2.0 people
Kansas:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $51,086 ($31,050 in 1999)
This county:

$51,086
Kansas:

$62,087

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $406 (lower quartile is $326, upper quartile is $542)
This county:

$406
State:

$673


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $89,067 (it was $49,400 in 2000)
Norton:

$89,067
Kansas:

$163,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $50,558 - $148,950

Mean price in 2019:

Detached houses: $106,813
Here:

$106,813
State:

$207,668

Mobile homes: $56,565
Here:

$56,565
State:

$58,367

Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,073
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $462

Institutionalized population: 810

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 3
  • Burglaries: 6
  • Thefts: 7
  • Auto thefts: 1

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 1
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 1
  • Burglaries: 7
  • Thefts: 6
  • Auto thefts: 2
Norton County, KS map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 7 buildings, average cost: $78,600
  • 1998: 6 buildings, average cost: $84,200
  • 1999: 2 buildings, average cost: $57,500
  • 2000: 2 buildings, average cost: $108,200
  • 2001: 2 buildings, average cost: $99,300
  • 2002: 0 buildings
  • 2003: 6 buildings, average cost: $71,000
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $65,000
  • 2005: 0 buildings
  • 2006: 12 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $125,000
  • 2008: 0 buildings
  • 2009: 0 buildings
  • 2010: 0 buildings
  • 2011: 4 buildings, average cost: $75,000
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 2013: 0 buildings
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $85,000
  • 2015: 0 buildings
  • 2016: 8 buildings, average cost: $191,300
  • 2017: 1 building, cost: $150,000
  • 2018: 1 building, cost: $185,000
  • 2019: 1 building, cost: $25,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Norton, KS residents
Average permit cost in Norton, KS
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,931 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,560 (2.1%)

Distribution of median household income in Norton, KS in 2019
Distribution of house value in Norton, KS in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Norton, KS in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 11.8%
Norton County:

11.8%
Kansas:

11.4%
(10.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 33.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 86.4% for other race residents, 39.8% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 43.3 years old
(Males: 41.7 years old, Females: 47.5 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 45.8 years old, Black residents: 34.1 years old, American Indian residents: 37.1 years old, Asian residents: 34.3 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 33.3 years old, Other race residents: 41.7 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Norton County is $378 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $497 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $636 a month.

Cities in this county include: Norton, Almena, Lenora, Clayton, Edmond.

Norton 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: Daggett County, Utah , Clinton County, Missouri , Jefferson County, Colorado , Holt County, Missouri , Logan County, Ohio , Yuma County, Colorado , Preble County, Ohio .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

3.3%
Kansas:

5.3%

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

Current college students: 138
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 89.8%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 19.2%

Number of foreign born residents: 120 (16.5% naturalized citizens)

Norton County:

2.2%
Whole state:

7.2%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 282010 or later
  • 372000 to 2009
  • 131990 to 1999
  • 51980 to 1989
  • 01970 to 1979
  • 19Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 12.7 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 89.3%

Norton County marital status for males Norton County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 2,194
  • One, attached: 42
  • Two: 51
  • 3 or 4: 9
  • 5 to 9: 20
  • 20 to 49: 124
  • 50 or more: 17
  • Mobile homes: 113

Housing units in Norton County with a mortgage: 609 (62 second mortgage, 56 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 889

Here:

40.7% with mortgage
State:

57.9% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Norton County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant1,8519
Mainline Protestant8078
Catholic6172
Other4-
None2,392-
Norton 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
Norton County:

7.40 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.96 / 10,000 pop.



Number of convenience stores (with gas): 3
Norton County:

5.55 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

3.84 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 5
This county:

9.24 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.33 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Norton County:

8.6%
Kansas:

8.1%

Adult obesity rate:
Norton County:

28.0%
State:

27.9%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

6.6%
State:

13.4%

Agriculture in Norton County:

Average size of farms: 1074 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $112,323
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $98.35
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 72.54%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $108,654
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 29.21%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 7.54%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $85,309
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 84.23%
Average age of principal farm operators: 53 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 6.98
Corn for grain: 18242 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 86070 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 2756 harvested acres

Earthquake activity:

Norton County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Kansas state average. It is 528% 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 283.0 miles away from Norton County center
On 6/22/2019 at 08:50:24, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MW, Depth: 1.9 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 46.7 miles away from the county center
On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 642.2 miles away from the county center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 11/6/2011 at 03:53:10, a magnitude 5.7 (5.7 MW, Depth: 3.2 mi) earthquake occurred 340.4 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 236.9 miles away from Norton County center
On 11/12/2014 at 21:40:00, a magnitude 4.9 (4.9 MW, Depth: 2.5 mi) earthquake occurred 213.1 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: 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 Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: September 02, 2016 to September 12, 2016, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4287: October 20, 2016, FEMA Id: 4287, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Kansas Severe Storms, Flooding, and Tornadoes, Incident Period: June 07, 2010 to July 21, 2010, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1932: August 10, 2010, FEMA Id: 1932, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • Kansas Severe Winter Storms and Snowstorm, Incident Period: December 22, 2009 to January 08, 2010, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1885: March 09, 2010, FEMA Id: 1885, Natural disaster type: Snowstorm, Winter Storm
  • Kansas Severe Storms, Flooding, and Tornadoes, Incident Period: May 22, 2008 to June 16, 2008, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1776: July 09, 2008, FEMA Id: 1776, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • 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 Severe Winter Storm, Incident Period: November 27, 2005 to November 28, 2005, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1626: January 26, 2006, FEMA Id: 1626, 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

The number of natural disasters in Norton County (10) is smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 2
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Norton

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 1,853 (79.1%)
  • Carpooled: 330 (14.1%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 17 (0.7%)
  • Walked: 97 (4.1%)
  • Worked at home: 45 (1.9%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (27%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Finance and insurance (10%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Information (8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (5%)
  • Construction (5%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (28%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Finance and insurance (11%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Information (8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (5%)
  • Construction (5%)

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


  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (14%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (6%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Office and administrative support occupations (29%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (16%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (7%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)
  • Sales and related occupations (5%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (57%)
  • Philippines (11%)
  • Laos (9%)
  • Honduras (9%)
  • Colombia (5%)
  • Canada (2%)
  • United Kingdom, excluding England and Scotland (0%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Norton County


  • German (34%)
  • Irish (7%)
  • European (7%)
  • English (6%)
  • Dutch (5%)
  • American (4%)
  • Swedish (1%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

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

  • 690 people in state prisons
  • 75 people in nursing homes
  • 12 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 5 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
  • 5 people in other hospitals or wards for chronically ill
  • 4 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 4 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse

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

  • 731 people in state prisons
  • 75 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 12 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 4 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $50,151.

4.80% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($38,458 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.80%
Kansas average:

6.44%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
3.80% relocated from other counties in Kansas ($31,521 average AGI)
1.00% relocated from other states ($6,938 average AGI)
Norton County:

1.00%
Kansas average:

3.30%

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


5.32% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($35,561 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.32%
Kansas average:

7.12%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
3.98% relocated to other counties in Kansas ($28,178 average AGI)
1.34% relocated to other states ($7,383 average AGI)
Norton County:

1.34%
Kansas average:

3.97%

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

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 9.5
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 9.6

Births per 1000 population in Norton County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 13.6
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.3
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 11.8

Deaths per 1000 population in Norton County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 9.3
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 3.2

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Norton County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 11.2%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 7.1%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Norton County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Norton County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Norton County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Norton County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Norton County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Norton County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 1,114 (986 aged, 128 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 105 (10%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Norton County, Kansas in 1999 - 2019:

  • Cardiac arrhythmia, unspecified (63)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (37)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 13%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 11%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 17.24
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 5,915
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 431
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 41,059

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,059
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,518

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 52
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 124

Household type by relationship:

Households: 5,450
  • Male householders: 919 (192 living alone), Female householders: 925 (402 living alone)
  • 900 spouses (898 opposite-sex spouses), 167 unmarried partners, (167 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 1,291 children (1,145 natural, 55 adopted, 92 stepchildren), 7 grandchildren, 62 brothers or sisters, 180 parents, 5 foster children, 6 other relatives, 108 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 871

Size of family households: 599 2-persons, 204 3-persons, 134 4-persons, 174 5-persons, 15 6-persons, 17 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 609 1-person, 98 2-persons, 6 3-persons, 5 4-persons.

751 married couples with children.
230 single-parent households (35 men, 195 women).

97.0% of residents of Norton speak English at home.
2.5% of residents speak Spanish at home (35% speak English very well, 8% speak English well, 53% speak English not well, 4% don't speak English at all).
0.1% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% speak English very well).
0.3% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English very well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $65,296,000 ($11,260 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $642,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $15,743,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $8,637,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $16,369,000
Federal grants: $22,528,000
Federal procurement contracts: $294,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $1,725,000 ($207,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $426,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $3,510,000
Federal Government insurance: $22,796,000

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

Births: 266
Here:

47 per 1000 residents
State:

75 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 356
Here:

63 per 1000 residents
State:

47 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +2
Here:

+0 per 1000 residents
State:

+14 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -185
Here -33 per 1000 residents
State -21 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Norton County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 0.99 millions of gallons per day (54% from ground, 46% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

7.3
State:

6.9

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.7
State:

4.4

Year house built in Norton County, Kansas
  • Year house built in Norton County, Kansas
  • 102014 or later
  • 02010 to 2013
  • 592000 to 2009
  • 1681990 to 1999
  • 2041980 to 1989
  • 4151970 to 1979
  • 1621960 to 1969
  • 3931950 to 1959
  • 1691940 to 1949
  • 9601939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Norton County, Kansas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Norton County, Kansas
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Norton County, Kansas
  • 11 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 203 rooms
  • 1024 rooms
  • 2105 rooms
  • 2716 rooms
  • 1697 rooms
  • 2408 rooms
  • 4719+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Norton County, Kansas
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Norton County, Kansas
  • 01 room
  • 322 rooms
  • 513 rooms
  • 904 rooms
  • 655 rooms
  • 416 rooms
  • 307 rooms
  • 368 rooms
  • 249+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Norton County, Kansas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Norton County, Kansas
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Norton County, Kansas
  • 1no bedroom
  • 271 bedroom
  • 3842 bedrooms
  • 5053 bedrooms
  • 4114 bedrooms
  • 1535+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Norton County, Kansas
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Norton County, Kansas
  • 0no bedroom
  • 591 bedroom
  • 1932 bedrooms
  • 863 bedrooms
  • 294 bedrooms
  • 15+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Norton County, Kansas in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Norton County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Norton County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 22no vehicle
  • 3001 vehicle
  • 5492 vehicles
  • 3883 vehicles
  • 2034 vehicles
  • 275+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Norton County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Norton County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 44no vehicle
  • 1831 vehicle
  • 952 vehicles
  • 223 vehicles
  • 204 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

79.3% of Norton County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 29% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 79% lived in Kansas.

Norton County:

79.3%
State average:

83.8%

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

  • This state: 3,524
  • Other state: 1,793
  • Northeast: 100
  • Midwest: 903
  • South: 319
  • West: 470
Year householders moved into unit in Norton County, KS
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Norton County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 64.5%Utility gas
  • 24.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 9.7%Electricity
  • 1.2%No fuel used
  • 0.3%Wood
  • 0.2%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 75.8%Utility gas
  • 13.2%Electricity
  • 6.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 5.0%Other fuel

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 5
Here:

1.2%
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: 19
Here:

15.0%
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

Norton County government finances - Expenditure in 2017:

  • Charges - Other: $575,000
    Solid Waste Management: $275,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $115,000
    Regular Highways: $36,000
  • Construction - Health - Other: $64,000
    Air Transportation: $39,000
    General Public Buildings: $37,000
    Regular Highways: $6,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $1,619,000
    Health - Other: $1,295,000
    Regular Highways: $1,151,000
    Police Protection: $579,000
    General Public Buildings: $481,000
    Financial Administration: $356,000
    Central Staff Services: $310,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $249,000
    Solid Waste Management: $211,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $154,000
    Hospitals: $127,000
    Air Transportation: $42,000
    Corrections - Other: $10,000
    Parks and Recreation: $1,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $108,000
    Air Transportation: $33,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $12,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $255,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $57,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $470,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $320,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $150,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $303,000
    Interest Earnings: $18,000
    Rents: $2,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $186,000
    Regular Highways: $170,000
    Solid Waste Management: $59,000
    Health - Other: $17,000
    Police Protection: $6,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,544,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $314,000
    Other: $180,000
    Health and Hospitals: $119,000
    General Local Government Support: $23,000
  • Tax - Property: $4,185,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $687,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $68,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $60,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $39,000
    Individual Income: $30,000
    Other License: $1,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,313,000

Norton County government finances - Revenue in 2017:

  • Charges - Other: $575,000
    Solid Waste Management: $275,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $115,000
    Regular Highways: $36,000
  • Construction - Health - Other: $64,000
    Air Transportation: $39,000
    General Public Buildings: $37,000
    Regular Highways: $6,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $1,619,000
    Health - Other: $1,295,000
    Regular Highways: $1,151,000
    Police Protection: $579,000
    General Public Buildings: $481,000
    Financial Administration: $356,000
    Central Staff Services: $310,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $249,000
    Solid Waste Management: $211,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $154,000
    Hospitals: $127,000
    Air Transportation: $42,000
    Corrections - Other: $10,000
    Parks and Recreation: $1,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $108,000
    Air Transportation: $33,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $12,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $255,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $57,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $470,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $320,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $150,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $303,000
    Interest Earnings: $18,000
    Rents: $2,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $186,000
    Regular Highways: $170,000
    Solid Waste Management: $59,000
    Health - Other: $17,000
    Police Protection: $6,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,544,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $314,000
    Other: $180,000
    Health and Hospitals: $119,000
    General Local Government Support: $23,000
  • Tax - Property: $4,185,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $687,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $68,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $60,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $39,000
    Individual Income: $30,000
    Other License: $1,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,313,000

Norton County government finances - Debt in 2017:

  • Charges - Other: $575,000
    Solid Waste Management: $275,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $115,000
    Regular Highways: $36,000
  • Construction - Health - Other: $64,000
    Air Transportation: $39,000
    General Public Buildings: $37,000
    Regular Highways: $6,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $1,619,000
    Health - Other: $1,295,000
    Regular Highways: $1,151,000
    Police Protection: $579,000
    General Public Buildings: $481,000
    Financial Administration: $356,000
    Central Staff Services: $310,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $249,000
    Solid Waste Management: $211,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $154,000
    Hospitals: $127,000
    Air Transportation: $42,000
    Corrections - Other: $10,000
    Parks and Recreation: $1,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $108,000
    Air Transportation: $33,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $12,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $255,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $57,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $470,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $320,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $150,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $303,000
    Interest Earnings: $18,000
    Rents: $2,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $186,000
    Regular Highways: $170,000
    Solid Waste Management: $59,000
    Health - Other: $17,000
    Police Protection: $6,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,544,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $314,000
    Other: $180,000
    Health and Hospitals: $119,000
    General Local Government Support: $23,000
  • Tax - Property: $4,185,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $687,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $68,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $60,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $39,000
    Individual Income: $30,000
    Other License: $1,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,313,000

Norton County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017:

  • Charges - Other: $575,000
    Solid Waste Management: $275,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $115,000
    Regular Highways: $36,000
  • Construction - Health - Other: $64,000
    Air Transportation: $39,000
    General Public Buildings: $37,000
    Regular Highways: $6,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $1,619,000
    Health - Other: $1,295,000
    Regular Highways: $1,151,000
    Police Protection: $579,000
    General Public Buildings: $481,000
    Financial Administration: $356,000
    Central Staff Services: $310,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $249,000
    Solid Waste Management: $211,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $154,000
    Hospitals: $127,000
    Air Transportation: $42,000
    Corrections - Other: $10,000
    Parks and Recreation: $1,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $108,000
    Air Transportation: $33,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $12,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $255,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $57,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $470,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $320,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $150,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $303,000
    Interest Earnings: $18,000
    Rents: $2,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $186,000
    Regular Highways: $170,000
    Solid Waste Management: $59,000
    Health - Other: $17,000
    Police Protection: $6,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,544,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $314,000
    Other: $180,000
    Health and Hospitals: $119,000
    General Local Government Support: $23,000
  • Tax - Property: $4,185,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $687,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $68,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $60,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $39,000
    Individual Income: $30,000
    Other License: $1,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,313,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 53
  • Number of aged recipients: 4
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 49
  • Number of recipients under 18: 10
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 37
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 6
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 25
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 24
Most common first names in Norton County, KS among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John6280.5 years
Mary5384.3 years
William4579.9 years
George3878.7 years
Charles3677.7 years
Robert3273.7 years
Ruth2486.6 years
Harold2476.1 years
Arthur2383.1 years
Helen2281.6 years
Most common last names in Norton County, KS among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith3578.0 years
Johnson2279.7 years
Davis2275.9 years
Brown2181.0 years
Nelson1976.4 years
Jones1777.4 years
Miller1777.8 years
Campbell1676.9 years
Brooks1679.9 years
Williams1578.8 years
Businesses in Norton County, KS
NameCountNameCount
Dairy Queen1Pizza Hut1
FedEx1Sleep Inn1
H&R Block1Taco Bell1
McDonald's1U-Haul1