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Wabaunsee County, Kansas (KS)

County population in 2019: 6,895 (all rural); it was 6,885 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 1,406
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 880
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 2,183
Renter-occupied apartments: 451 (it was 450 in 2000)
% of renters here:

17%
State:

32%

Land area: 797 sq. mi.

Water area: 2.4 sq. mi.

Population density: 9 people per square mile   (low).

March 2019 cost of living index in Wabaunsee County: 80.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (24.3%), Construction (12.6%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 68%
  • Government: 24%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 8%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Wabaunsee County, KS (2019)
    • 6,31491.9%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 2713.9%Hispanic or Latino
    • 1231.8%Two or more races
    • 881.3%Asian alone
    • 360.5%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 220.3%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 160.2%Some other race alone
    • 30.04%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
Median resident age:

44.4 years
Kansas median age:

37.2 years
Males: 3,479  (50.5%)
Females: 3,416  (49.5%)
Average household size:
Wabaunsee County:

2.0 people
Kansas:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $63,734 ($41,710 in 1999)
This county:

$63,734
Kansas:

$62,087

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $515 (lower quartile is $371, upper quartile is $622)
This county:

$515
State:

$673


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $157,613 (it was $69,500 in 2000)
Wabaunsee:

$157,613
Kansas:

$163,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $79,998 - $263,923
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,169
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $477

Institutionalized population: 90

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 3
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 10
  • Burglaries: 23
  • Thefts: 69
  • Auto thefts: 13

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 5
  • Burglaries: 33
  • Thefts: 68
  • Auto thefts: 9
Wabaunsee County, KS map from a distance

Health of residents in Wabaunsee County based on CDC Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System Survey Questionnaires from 2013 to 2019:

General health status score of residents in this county from 1 (poor) to 5 (excellent) is 3.4. This is about average.
69.5% of residents exercised in the past month. This is less than average.
45.0% of residents smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives. This is about average.
49.9% of adult residents drank alcohol in the past 30 days. This is less than average.
71.7% of residents visited a dentist within the past year. This is about average.
Average weight of males is 207 pounds. This is more than average.
Average weight of females is 170 pounds. This is more than average.

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 27 buildings, average cost: $80,600
  • 1998: 32 buildings, average cost: $79,600
  • 1999: 32 buildings, average cost: $81,300
  • 2000: 32 buildings, average cost: $81,600
  • 2001: 37 buildings, average cost: $88,100
  • 2002: 34 buildings, average cost: $85,200
  • 2003: 36 buildings, average cost: $86,600
  • 2004: 31 buildings, average cost: $129,800
  • 2005: 31 buildings, average cost: $163,000
  • 2006: 21 buildings, average cost: $168,700
  • 2007: 23 buildings, average cost: $178,600
  • 2008: 9 buildings, average cost: $179,300
  • 2009: 3 buildings, average cost: $171,700
  • 2010: 17 buildings, average cost: $176,700
  • 2011: 17 buildings, average cost: $171,200
  • 2012: 13 buildings, average cost: $206,900
  • 2013: 19 buildings, average cost: $185,300
  • 2014: 14 buildings, average cost: $216,000
  • 2015: 18 buildings, average cost: $230,000
  • 2016: 10 buildings, average cost: $253,300
  • 2017: 24 buildings, average cost: $238,900
  • 2018: 12 buildings, average cost: $197,600
  • 2019: 19 buildings, average cost: $206,800
Number of permits per 10,000 Wabaunsee, KS residents
Average permit cost in Wabaunsee, KS
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $2,088 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,925 (1.2%)

Distribution of median household income in Wabaunsee, KS in 2019
Distribution of house value in Wabaunsee, KS in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Wabaunsee, KS in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 4.7%
Wabaunsee County:

4.7%
Kansas:

11.4%
(4.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 11.8% for Black residents, 2.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 4.9% for other race residents, 30.8% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 44.4 years old
(Males: 43.8 years old, Females: 44.7 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 45.3 years old, Black residents: 51.9 years old, American Indian residents: 59.2 years old, Asian residents: 18.9 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 33.9 years old, Other race residents: 14.9 years old)

Area name: Topeka, KS MSA
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Wabaunsee County is $464 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $568 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $720 a month.

Cities in this county include: Alma, Eskridge, Maple Hill, Alta Vista, McFarland, Harveyville, Paxico.

Wabaunsee County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

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Neighboring counties: Bond County, Illinois , Calhoun County, Illinois , Greene County, Illinois , Rockingham County, Virginia , Warren County, Virginia , Wyandotte County .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

4.3%
Kansas:

5.3%

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

Current college students: 195
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 96.1%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 24.7%

Number of foreign born residents: 83 (80.5% naturalized citizens)

Wabaunsee County:

1.2%
Whole state:

7.2%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 152010 or later
  • 342000 to 2009
  • 01990 to 1999
  • 31980 to 1989
  • 111970 to 1979
  • 26Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.4 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 35.6%

Wabaunsee County marital status for males Wabaunsee County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 2,989
  • One, attached: 68
  • Two: 36
  • 3 or 4: 15
  • 5 to 9: 38
  • 10 to 19: 25
  • 20 or more: 9
  • Mobile homes: 135

Housing units in Wabaunsee County with a mortgage: 1,310 (10 second mortgage, 31 home equity loan, 2 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,065

Here:

50.0% with mortgage
State:

57.9% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Wabaunsee County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant1,1778
Mainline Protestant84310
Catholic5792
None4,454-
Wabaunsee 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: 2
Wabaunsee County:

2.92 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.96 / 10,000 pop.



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

4.38 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

3.84 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 4
This county:

5.84 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.33 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Wabaunsee County:

8.5%
Kansas:

8.1%

Adult obesity rate:
Wabaunsee County:

28.3%
State:

27.9%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

17.8%
State:

13.4%

Agriculture in Wabaunsee County:

Average size of farms: 736 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $55,189
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $79.39
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 78.97%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $64,809
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 19.88%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 7.98%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $72,464
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 90.17%
Average age of principal farm operators: 55 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 13.43
Corn for grain: 12037 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 6729 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 21304 harvested acres
Vegetables: 8 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 2 acres

Earthquake activity:

Wabaunsee County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Kansas state average. It is 595% 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 180.8 miles away from Wabaunsee County center
On 11/6/2011 at 03:53:10, a magnitude 5.7 (5.7 MW, Depth: 3.2 mi) earthquake occurred 240.1 miles away from the county center
On 11/12/2014 at 21:40:00, a magnitude 4.9 (4.9 MW, Depth: 2.5 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 140.8 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 219.8 miles away from the county center
On 11/7/2016 at 01:44:24, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MW, Depth: 2.8 mi) earthquake occurred 209.0 miles away from Wabaunsee County center
On 1/19/2020 at 19:08:42, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 116.2 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 Storms, Straight-line Winds, Tornadoes, Flooding,landslides,and Mudslides, Incident Period: April 28, 2019, FEMA Id: 4449, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Mudslide, Landslide, Flood, Wind
  • Kansas Severe Storms, Tornadoes, Straight-line Winds, and Flooding, Incident Period: May 04, 2015 to June 21, 2015, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4230: July 20, 2015, FEMA Id: 4230, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • 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, Straight-line Winds, and Tornadoes, Incident Period: April 25, 2009 to May 16, 2009, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1849: June 25, 2009, FEMA Id: 1849, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • Kansas Severe Winter Storms, Incident Period: December 06, 2007 to December 19, 2007, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1741: February 01, 2008, FEMA Id: 1741, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • 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 Storms, Tornadoes, and Flooding, Incident Period: May 04, 2007 to June 01, 2007, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1699: May 06, 2007, FEMA Id: 1699, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • 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
  • 7 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Wabaunsee County (17) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 11, Tornadoes: 9, Winter Storms: 4, Winds: 3, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Wabaunsee

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 1,082 (62.8%)
  • Carpooled: 218 (12.6%)
  • Bus: 8 (0.5%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 21 (1.2%)
  • Walked: 111 (6.4%)
  • Worked at home: 284 (16.5%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Educational services (19%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (23%)
  • Educational services (21%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Public administration (11%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)

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


  • Construction and extraction occupations (21%)
  • Management occupations (15%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (14%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (5%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Guatemala (32%)
  • Mexico (19%)
  • Brazil (15%)
  • Other Australian and New Zealand Subregion (11%)
  • Laos (7%)
  • Trinidad and Tobago (5%)
  • Philippines (4%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Wabaunsee County


  • German (38%)
  • American (11%)
  • European (10%)
  • Irish (5%)
  • English (4%)
  • Northern European (2%)
  • Swedish (2%)

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders
110 people in nursing homes
2 people in homes for abused, dependent, and neglected children
90 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $57,534.

6.13% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($45,366 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.13%
Kansas average:

6.44%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
6.13% relocated from other counties in Kansas ($45,366 average AGI)
0.99% relocated from other states ($6,075 average AGI)
Wabaunsee County:

0.99%
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 Shawnee County, KS  1.90% ($45,120 average AGI)
from Pottawatomie County, KS  1.14% ($45,467)
from Riley County, KS  0.84% ($34,318)


6.05% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($41,830 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.05%
Kansas average:

7.12%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
5.18% relocated to other counties in Kansas ($34,969 average AGI)
0.88% relocated to other states ($6,862 average AGI)
Wabaunsee County:

0.88%
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 Shawnee County, KS  1.98% ($40,192 average AGI)
to Pottawatomie County, KS  0.84% ($46,591)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.5
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.7

Births per 1000 population in Wabaunsee County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 9.9
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 9.9
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 9.4

Deaths per 1000 population in Wabaunsee County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 6.4
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 4.9

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Wabaunsee County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 7.9%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 4.8%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Wabaunsee County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Wabaunsee County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Wabaunsee County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Wabaunsee County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Wabaunsee County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Wabaunsee County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 1,207 (1,064 aged, 143 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 213 (13%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

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

  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (60)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 10%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 7%

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,373
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 882
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 14

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 14

Household type by relationship:

Households: 6,895
  • Male householders: 1,459 (439 living alone), Female householders: 1,306 (352 living alone)
  • 1,530 spouses (1,528 opposite-sex spouses), 86 unmarried partners, (86 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 2,132 children (1,882 natural, 167 adopted, 95 stepchildren), 117 grandchildren, 11 brothers or sisters, 26 parents, 6 foster children, 31 other relatives, 86 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 95

Size of family households: 971 2-persons, 318 3-persons, 288 4-persons, 205 5-persons, 62 6-persons, 42 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 810 1-person, 81 2-persons, 5 3-persons, 2 4-persons, 2 6-persons.

1,203 married couples with children.
253 single-parent households (89 men, 164 women).

97.8% of residents of Wabaunsee speak English at home.
0.8% of residents speak Spanish at home (60% speak English very well, 25% speak English well, 15% speak English not well).
0.4% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% speak English very well).
0.4% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (71% speak English very well, 25% speak English well, 4% don't speak English at all).
0.4% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $91,139,000 ($13,136 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $42,501,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $58,970,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $7,332,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $3,434,000
Federal grants: $18,919,000
Federal procurement contracts: $863,000 ($315,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $1,621,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $1,471,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $2,392,000
Federal Government insurance: $7,873,000

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

Births: 387
Here:

56 per 1000 residents
State:

75 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 341
Here:

49 per 1000 residents
State:

47 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +4
Here:

+1 per 1000 residents
State:

+14 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +5
Here +1 per 1000 residents
State -21 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Wabaunsee County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 0.49 millions of gallons per day (43% from ground, 57% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.5
State:

6.9

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

5.0
State:

4.4

Year house built in Wabaunsee County, Kansas
  • Year house built in Wabaunsee County, Kansas
  • 812014 or later
  • 642010 to 2013
  • 3092000 to 2009
  • 4141990 to 1999
  • 2581980 to 1989
  • 3451970 to 1979
  • 2441960 to 1969
  • 1691950 to 1959
  • 1201940 to 1949
  • 1,3161939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Wabaunsee County, Kansas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Wabaunsee County, Kansas
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Wabaunsee County, Kansas
  • 71 room
  • 32 rooms
  • 583 rooms
  • 1824 rooms
  • 4375 rooms
  • 4876 rooms
  • 5007 rooms
  • 2908 rooms
  • 3989+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Wabaunsee County, Kansas
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Wabaunsee County, Kansas
  • 81 room
  • 152 rooms
  • 553 rooms
  • 724 rooms
  • 1005 rooms
  • 576 rooms
  • 317 rooms
  • 348 rooms
  • 279+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Wabaunsee County, Kansas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Wabaunsee County, Kansas
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Wabaunsee County, Kansas
  • 7no bedroom
  • 821 bedroom
  • 5942 bedrooms
  • 1,1633 bedrooms
  • 3824 bedrooms
  • 1335+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Wabaunsee County, Kansas
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Wabaunsee County, Kansas
  • 9no bedroom
  • 881 bedroom
  • 1082 bedrooms
  • 1403 bedrooms
  • 274 bedrooms
  • 305+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Wabaunsee County, Kansas in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Wabaunsee County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Wabaunsee County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 34no vehicle
  • 3521 vehicle
  • 9722 vehicles
  • 5883 vehicles
  • 2814 vehicles
  • 1545+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Wabaunsee County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Wabaunsee County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 34no vehicle
  • 1211 vehicle
  • 1142 vehicles
  • 1073 vehicles
  • 194 vehicles
  • 105+ vehicles

91.3% of Wabaunsee County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 20% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 85% lived in Kansas.

Wabaunsee County:

91.3%
State average:

83.8%

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

  • This state: 5,171
  • Other state: 1,574
  • Northeast: 113
  • Midwest: 630
  • South: 427
  • West: 401
Year householders moved into unit in Wabaunsee County, KS
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Wabaunsee County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 39.3%Utility gas
  • 31.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 15.1%Electricity
  • 9.8%Wood
  • 2.4%Other fuel
  • 1.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.2%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 33.8%Utility gas
  • 32.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 30.8%Electricity
  • 1.3%Wood
  • 1.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.8%Other fuel

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 90
Here:

12.5%
Kansas:

10.5%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 27
Here:

8.2%
Kansas:

9.9%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 8
Here:

3.3%
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

Wabaunsee County government finances - Expenditure in 2017:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $175,000
  • Charges - Regular Highways: $351,000
    Other: $68,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $3,322,000
    Regular Highways: $1,524,000
    Police Protection: $975,000
    Health - Other: $329,000
    Central Staff Services: $318,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $240,000
    Financial Administration: $236,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $185,000
    Libraries: $114,000
    General Public Buildings: $99,000
    Transit Utilities: $65,000
    Parks and Recreation: $21,000
    Housing and Community Development: $18,000
    Correctional Institutions: $15,000
    Solid Waste Management: $6,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $175,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,750,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,570,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $180,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $180,000
    Interest Earnings: $40,000
    Special Assessments: $13,000
    Sale of Property: $12,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $673,000
    Police Protection: $43,000
    General - Other: $35,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $9,000
    Financial Administration: $2,000
    Health - Other: $2,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,046,000
  • Revenue - Transit Utilities: $7,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $135,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $265,000
    Other: $84,000
    General Local Government Support: $47,000
    Health and Hospitals: $31,000
  • Tax - Property: $5,497,000
    Other License: $187,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,070,000

Wabaunsee County government finances - Revenue in 2017:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $175,000
  • Charges - Regular Highways: $351,000
    Other: $68,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $3,322,000
    Regular Highways: $1,524,000
    Police Protection: $975,000
    Health - Other: $329,000
    Central Staff Services: $318,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $240,000
    Financial Administration: $236,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $185,000
    Libraries: $114,000
    General Public Buildings: $99,000
    Transit Utilities: $65,000
    Parks and Recreation: $21,000
    Housing and Community Development: $18,000
    Correctional Institutions: $15,000
    Solid Waste Management: $6,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $175,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,750,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,570,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $180,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $180,000
    Interest Earnings: $40,000
    Special Assessments: $13,000
    Sale of Property: $12,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $673,000
    Police Protection: $43,000
    General - Other: $35,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $9,000
    Financial Administration: $2,000
    Health - Other: $2,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,046,000
  • Revenue - Transit Utilities: $7,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $135,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $265,000
    Other: $84,000
    General Local Government Support: $47,000
    Health and Hospitals: $31,000
  • Tax - Property: $5,497,000
    Other License: $187,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,070,000

Wabaunsee County government finances - Debt in 2017:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $175,000
  • Charges - Regular Highways: $351,000
    Other: $68,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $3,322,000
    Regular Highways: $1,524,000
    Police Protection: $975,000
    Health - Other: $329,000
    Central Staff Services: $318,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $240,000
    Financial Administration: $236,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $185,000
    Libraries: $114,000
    General Public Buildings: $99,000
    Transit Utilities: $65,000
    Parks and Recreation: $21,000
    Housing and Community Development: $18,000
    Correctional Institutions: $15,000
    Solid Waste Management: $6,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $175,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,750,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,570,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $180,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $180,000
    Interest Earnings: $40,000
    Special Assessments: $13,000
    Sale of Property: $12,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $673,000
    Police Protection: $43,000
    General - Other: $35,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $9,000
    Financial Administration: $2,000
    Health - Other: $2,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,046,000
  • Revenue - Transit Utilities: $7,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $135,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $265,000
    Other: $84,000
    General Local Government Support: $47,000
    Health and Hospitals: $31,000
  • Tax - Property: $5,497,000
    Other License: $187,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,070,000

Wabaunsee County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $175,000
  • Charges - Regular Highways: $351,000
    Other: $68,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $3,322,000
    Regular Highways: $1,524,000
    Police Protection: $975,000
    Health - Other: $329,000
    Central Staff Services: $318,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $240,000
    Financial Administration: $236,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $185,000
    Libraries: $114,000
    General Public Buildings: $99,000
    Transit Utilities: $65,000
    Parks and Recreation: $21,000
    Housing and Community Development: $18,000
    Correctional Institutions: $15,000
    Solid Waste Management: $6,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $175,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,750,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,570,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $180,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $180,000
    Interest Earnings: $40,000
    Special Assessments: $13,000
    Sale of Property: $12,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $673,000
    Police Protection: $43,000
    General - Other: $35,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $9,000
    Financial Administration: $2,000
    Health - Other: $2,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,046,000
  • Revenue - Transit Utilities: $7,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $135,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $265,000
    Other: $84,000
    General Local Government Support: $47,000
    Health and Hospitals: $31,000
  • Tax - Property: $5,497,000
    Other License: $187,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,070,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 77
  • Number of aged recipients: 5
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 72
  • Number of recipients under 18: 9
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 55
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 13
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 37
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 29
Most common first names in Wabaunsee County, KS among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John6178.3 years
George5876.7 years
William5877.3 years
Mary4185.0 years
Charles3880.0 years
Robert3777.5 years
James3275.6 years
Helen3080.5 years
Walter2581.0 years
Anna2587.3 years
Most common last names in Wabaunsee County, KS among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith2579.3 years
Miller1985.7 years
Kraus1880.7 years
Clark1780.1 years
Johnson1780.4 years
Peterson1781.2 years
Stuewe1680.8 years
Mcdiffett1474.8 years
Adams1278.3 years
Brown1279.6 years

Businesses in Wabaunsee County, KS

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