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Wichita County, Kansas (KS)

County population in 2019: 2,131 (all rural); it was 2,531 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 335
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 344
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 718
Renter-occupied apartments: 212 (it was 249 in 2000)
% of renters here:

26%
State:

32%

Land area: 719 sq. mi.

Water area: 0.0 sq. mi.

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

March 2019 cost of living index in Wichita County: 79.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (25.8%), Manufacturing (18.9%), Educational, health and social services (18.3%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 69%
  • Government: 16%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 14%
  • Unpaid family work: 1%
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  • Races in Wichita County, KS (2019)
    • 1,30761.0%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 76935.9%Hispanic or Latino
    • 311.4%Two or more races
    • 190.9%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 140.7%Asian alone
    • 20.09%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
Median resident age:

42.9 years
Kansas median age:

37.2 years
Males: 995  (46.7%)
Females: 1,136  (53.3%)
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Average household size:
Wichita County:

2.0 people
Kansas:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $60,400 ($33,462 in 1999)
This county:

$60,400
Kansas:

$62,087

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $455 (lower quartile is $397, upper quartile is $599)
This county:

$455
State:

$673


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $95,513 (it was $52,900 in 2000)
Wichita:

$95,513
Kansas:

$163,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $60,128 - $177,008

Mean price in 2019:

Detached houses: $158,481
Here:

$158,481
State:

$207,668

Mobile homes: $36,932
Here:

$36,932
State:

$58,367

Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,125
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $550

Institutionalized population: 26

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 5
  • Burglaries: 7
  • Thefts: 29
  • Auto thefts: 3

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 9
  • Burglaries: 15
  • Thefts: 19
  • Auto thefts: 5
Wichita County, KS map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 2 buildings, average cost: $225,000
  • 1998: 3 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 1999: 4 buildings, average cost: $44,000
  • 2000: 2 buildings, average cost: $69,800
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $105,000
  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $130,000
  • 2003: 1 building, cost: $80,000
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2005: 0 buildings
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $68,000
  • 2007: 0 buildings
  • 2008: 0 buildings
  • 2009: 0 buildings
  • 2010: 0 buildings
  • 2011: 0 buildings
  • 2012: 0 buildings
  • 2013: 4 buildings, average cost: $87,500
  • 2014: 0 buildings
  • 2015: 0 buildings
  • 2016: 0 buildings
  • 2017: 0 buildings
  • 2018: 0 buildings
  • 2019: 0 buildings
Number of permits per 10,000 Wichita, KS residents
Average permit cost in Wichita, KS
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,528 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,864 (2.0%)

Distribution of median household income in Wichita, KS in 2019
Distribution of house value in Wichita, KS in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Wichita, KS in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 3.1%
Wichita County:

3.1%
Kansas:

11.4%
(3.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 2.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 42.9 years old
(Males: 45.9 years old, Females: 41.7 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 55.3 years old, American Indian residents: 26.1 years old, Asian residents: 49.3 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 26.3 years old, Other race residents: 30.2 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Wichita 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: Leoti, Marienthal.

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

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Wichita County: Scott State Park Lakebank Drive Campground (A), Scott County Indoor Arena and Activity Center (B), Scott County Landfill (C), Squaws Den Battleground (D), Lakeside Campground (E), Lake View Campground (F), Elm Camping Area (G), Circle Drive Campground (H), Scott County Fairgrounds (I), Scott State Park Timber Canyon Campground (J), Scott State Park Bull Canyon South Campground (K), Winona Feed and Grain Elevator Number 2 (L), Camp Lakeside (M), Camp Christy (N), Tractor (O), Scott City Country Club (P), KSKL - FM (Scott City) (Q), Steele Home Museum (R). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Wichita County include: Gospel Fellowship Church (A), Pence Community Church (B), Scott Church of God in Christ Mennonite Church (C), Carpenter Chapel (D), Prairie View Church of the Brethren (E), Immanuel Southern Baptist Church (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Modoc Cemetery (1), White Womans Grave (2), Scott Mennonite Cemetery (3), Pence Cemetery (4), Scott County Cemetery (5), Prairie View Cemetery (6). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Lake Scott (A), Barrel Springs Trout Pond (B), Scott County State Lake (C), Dry Lake (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creeks: White Woman Creek (A), Lion Creek (B), Sand Creek (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Wichita County include: Scott State Game Management Area (1), Squaws Den Monument (2), Steele Monument (3), Lake Scott State Park (4), El Cuartelejo Ruins (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Caroline County, Maryland , Dorchester County, Maryland , Custer County, Colorado , Ellis County , Otero County, Colorado , Scott County .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

2.7%
Kansas:

5.3%

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

Current college students: 37
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 87.4%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 21.1%

Number of foreign born residents: 289 (19.6% naturalized citizens)

Wichita County:

13.6%
Whole state:

7.2%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 632010 or later
  • 752000 to 2009
  • 901990 to 1999
  • 671980 to 1989
  • 261970 to 1979
  • 17Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 13.0 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 87.5%

Wichita County marital status for males Wichita County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 856
  • One, attached: 3
  • Two: 5
  • 3 or 4: 70
  • 5 to 9: 9
  • 10 to 19: 3
  • Mobile homes: 162

Housing units in Wichita County with a mortgage: 297 (26 second mortgage, 28 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 401

Here:

42.6% with mortgage
State:

57.9% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Wichita County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic6812
Mainline Protestant5025
Evangelical Protestant2603
Other--
None791-
Wichita 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
Wichita County:

4.54 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.96 / 10,000 pop.



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

9.07 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

3.84 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 1
This county:

4.54 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.33 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Wichita County:

9.2%
Kansas:

8.1%

Adult obesity rate:
Wichita County:

28.9%
State:

27.9%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

20.3%
State:

13.4%

Agriculture in Wichita County:

Average size of farms: 1444 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $964,600
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $974,138
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 35.68%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $179,406
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 76.07%
Average age of principal farm operators: 56 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 27.42
Corn for grain: 23992 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 95879 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 1383 harvested acres
Vegetables: 5 harvested acres

Tornado activity:

Wichita County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Kansas state average. It is 4447635.5 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused one fatality and one injury recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 7/12/1956, a category 2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado killed one person and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Wichita County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Kansas state average. It is 613% 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 282.5 miles away from Wichita County center
On 8/23/2011 at 05:46:18, a magnitude 5.3 (5.3 MW, Depth: 2.5 mi) earthquake occurred 207.7 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 201.3 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 637.7 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 326.4 miles away from Wichita 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 115.6 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 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

The number of natural disasters in Wichita County (5) is a lot smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1
Emergencies Declared: 2
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Wichita

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 722 (69.7%)
  • Carpooled: 120 (11.6%)
  • Walked: 67 (6.5%)
  • Worked at home: 127 (12.3%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Public administration (16%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (30%)
  • Public administration (18%)
  • Manufacturing (13%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)

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


  • Management occupations (27%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (9%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Material moving occupations (6%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (6%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (5%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Office and administrative support occupations (16%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (10%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (90%)
  • Burma (5%)
  • Denmark (0%)
  • Norway (0%)
  • Sweden (0%)
  • United Kingdom, excluding England and Scotland (0%)
  • England (0%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Wichita County


  • German (21%)
  • American (6%)
  • English (3%)
  • Irish (1%)
  • Welsh (1%)
  • African (1%)
  • Dutch (1%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders
25 people in nursing homes
26 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $59,398.

3.09% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($47,111 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.09%
Kansas average:

6.44%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
3.09% relocated from other counties in Kansas ($47,111 average AGI)
2.29% relocated from other states ($24,370 average AGI)
Wichita County:

2.29%
Kansas average:

3.30%

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


3.86% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($39,588 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.86%
Kansas average:

7.12%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
3.86% relocated to other counties in Kansas ($39,588 average AGI)
2.61% relocated to other states ($37,853 average AGI)
Wichita County:

2.61%
Kansas average:

3.97%

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

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 15.0
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 15.1

Births per 1000 population in Wichita County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 9.0
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 10.9
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 9.6

Deaths per 1000 population in Wichita County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 8.2
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 8.4

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Wichita County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 17.8%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 11.8%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Wichita County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Wichita County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Wichita County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Wichita County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Wichita County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Wichita County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 415 (379 aged, 36 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 123 (22%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 18%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 15%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 42.37
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 8,136
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 1,483
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 37,161

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,906
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,083
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 43

Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 43

Household type by relationship:

Households: 2,131
  • Male householders: 484 (154 living alone), Female householders: 457 (129 living alone)
  • 556 spouses (556 opposite-sex spouses), 19 unmarried partners, (19 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 488 children (458 natural, 23 adopted, 6 stepchildren), 43 grandchildren, 4 brothers or sisters, 8 parents, 0 foster children, 14 other relatives, 28 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 30

Size of family households: 348 2-persons, 102 3-persons, 111 4-persons, 53 5-persons, 13 6-persons, 3 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 290 1-person, 17 2-persons, 9 3-persons.

417 married couples with children.
33 single-parent households (10 men, 23 women).

73.3% of residents of Wichita speak English at home.
26.2% of residents speak Spanish at home (71% speak English very well, 9% speak English well, 8% speak English not well, 12% don't speak English at all).
0.8% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English very well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $79,203,000 ($33,561 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $47,626,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $5,409,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $2,688,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $15,035,000
Federal grants: $4,639,000
Federal procurement contracts: $50,641,000 ($47,607,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $790,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $300,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $1,291,000
Federal Government insurance: $27,724,000

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

Births: 171
Here:

74 per 1000 residents
State:

75 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 122
Here:

53 per 1000 residents
State:

47 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +20
Here:

+9 per 1000 residents
State:

+14 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -281
Here -122 per 1000 residents
State -21 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Wichita County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 0.43 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.6
State:

6.9

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

5.6
State:

4.4

Year house built in Wichita County, Kansas
  • Year house built in Wichita County, Kansas
  • 02014 or later
  • 232010 to 2013
  • 112000 to 2009
  • 951990 to 1999
  • 1271980 to 1989
  • 2821970 to 1979
  • 1341960 to 1969
  • 1761950 to 1959
  • 921940 to 1949
  • 1591939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Wichita County, Kansas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Wichita County, Kansas
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Wichita County, Kansas
  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 283 rooms
  • 334 rooms
  • 1465 rooms
  • 1276 rooms
  • 997 rooms
  • 558 rooms
  • 2029+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Wichita County, Kansas
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Wichita County, Kansas
  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 283 rooms
  • 804 rooms
  • 145 rooms
  • 936 rooms
  • 87 rooms
  • 08 rooms
  • 349+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Wichita County, Kansas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Wichita County, Kansas
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Wichita County, Kansas
  • 0no bedroom
  • 41 bedroom
  • 1542 bedrooms
  • 2893 bedrooms
  • 1474 bedrooms
  • 1005+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Wichita County, Kansas
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Wichita County, Kansas
  • 0no bedroom
  • 261 bedroom
  • 822 bedrooms
  • 923 bedrooms
  • 174 bedrooms
  • 385+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Wichita County, Kansas in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Wichita County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Wichita County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 11no vehicle
  • 921 vehicle
  • 3072 vehicles
  • 1723 vehicles
  • 564 vehicles
  • 565+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Wichita County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Wichita County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 37no vehicle
  • 531 vehicle
  • 1092 vehicles
  • 403 vehicles
  • 114 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

88.7% of Wichita County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 42% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 55% lived in Kansas.

Wichita County:

88.7%
State average:

83.8%

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

  • This state: 1,275
  • Other state: 551
  • Northeast: 33
  • Midwest: 112
  • South: 174
  • West: 230
Year householders moved into unit in Wichita County, KS
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Wichita County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 75.3%Utility gas
  • 14.5%Electricity
  • 10.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 67.1%Utility gas
  • 18.5%Electricity
  • 14.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas

Private vs. public school enrollment:


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

0.0%
Kansas:

10.5%

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

0.0%
Kansas:

9.9%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 6
Here:

31.6%
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

Wichita County government finances - Expenditure in 2017:

  • Charges - Hospital Public: $5,247,000
    Other: $120,000
    Solid Waste Management: $90,000
    Air Transportation: $1,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $196,000
    General Public Buildings: $41,000
  • Current Operations - Hospitals: $7,141,000
    Regular Highways: $1,302,000
    Police Protection: $539,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $336,000
    General - Other: $335,000
    Financial Administration: $236,000
    General Public Buildings: $225,000
    Solid Waste Management: $212,000
    Health - Other: $185,000
    Central Staff Services: $175,000
    Parks and Recreation: $128,000
    Local Fire Protection: $116,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $84,000
    Libraries: $65,000
    Air Transportation: $24,000
    Correctional Institutions: $5,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $54,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $136,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $88,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,610,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,455,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $155,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $160,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $110,000
    Special Assessments: $59,000
    Interest Earnings: $23,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General Public Building: $41,000
    Police Protection: $33,000
    Hospitals: $32,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $12,000
    Health - Other: $3,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,000
    Financial Administration: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,004,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $10,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $209,000
    Health and Hospitals: $16,000
    Other: $9,000
    General Local Government Support: $3,000
  • Tax - Property: $3,335,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $801,000
    Other License: $57,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $16,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,277,000

Wichita County government finances - Revenue in 2017:

  • Charges - Hospital Public: $5,247,000
    Other: $120,000
    Solid Waste Management: $90,000
    Air Transportation: $1,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $196,000
    General Public Buildings: $41,000
  • Current Operations - Hospitals: $7,141,000
    Regular Highways: $1,302,000
    Police Protection: $539,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $336,000
    General - Other: $335,000
    Financial Administration: $236,000
    General Public Buildings: $225,000
    Solid Waste Management: $212,000
    Health - Other: $185,000
    Central Staff Services: $175,000
    Parks and Recreation: $128,000
    Local Fire Protection: $116,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $84,000
    Libraries: $65,000
    Air Transportation: $24,000
    Correctional Institutions: $5,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $54,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $136,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $88,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,610,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,455,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $155,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $160,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $110,000
    Special Assessments: $59,000
    Interest Earnings: $23,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General Public Building: $41,000
    Police Protection: $33,000
    Hospitals: $32,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $12,000
    Health - Other: $3,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,000
    Financial Administration: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,004,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $10,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $209,000
    Health and Hospitals: $16,000
    Other: $9,000
    General Local Government Support: $3,000
  • Tax - Property: $3,335,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $801,000
    Other License: $57,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $16,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,277,000

Wichita County government finances - Debt in 2017:

  • Charges - Hospital Public: $5,247,000
    Other: $120,000
    Solid Waste Management: $90,000
    Air Transportation: $1,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $196,000
    General Public Buildings: $41,000
  • Current Operations - Hospitals: $7,141,000
    Regular Highways: $1,302,000
    Police Protection: $539,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $336,000
    General - Other: $335,000
    Financial Administration: $236,000
    General Public Buildings: $225,000
    Solid Waste Management: $212,000
    Health - Other: $185,000
    Central Staff Services: $175,000
    Parks and Recreation: $128,000
    Local Fire Protection: $116,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $84,000
    Libraries: $65,000
    Air Transportation: $24,000
    Correctional Institutions: $5,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $54,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $136,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $88,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,610,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,455,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $155,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $160,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $110,000
    Special Assessments: $59,000
    Interest Earnings: $23,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General Public Building: $41,000
    Police Protection: $33,000
    Hospitals: $32,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $12,000
    Health - Other: $3,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,000
    Financial Administration: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,004,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $10,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $209,000
    Health and Hospitals: $16,000
    Other: $9,000
    General Local Government Support: $3,000
  • Tax - Property: $3,335,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $801,000
    Other License: $57,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $16,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,277,000

Wichita County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017:

  • Charges - Hospital Public: $5,247,000
    Other: $120,000
    Solid Waste Management: $90,000
    Air Transportation: $1,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $196,000
    General Public Buildings: $41,000
  • Current Operations - Hospitals: $7,141,000
    Regular Highways: $1,302,000
    Police Protection: $539,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $336,000
    General - Other: $335,000
    Financial Administration: $236,000
    General Public Buildings: $225,000
    Solid Waste Management: $212,000
    Health - Other: $185,000
    Central Staff Services: $175,000
    Parks and Recreation: $128,000
    Local Fire Protection: $116,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $84,000
    Libraries: $65,000
    Air Transportation: $24,000
    Correctional Institutions: $5,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $54,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $136,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $88,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,610,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,455,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $155,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $160,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $110,000
    Special Assessments: $59,000
    Interest Earnings: $23,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General Public Building: $41,000
    Police Protection: $33,000
    Hospitals: $32,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $12,000
    Health - Other: $3,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,000
    Financial Administration: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,004,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $10,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $209,000
    Health and Hospitals: $16,000
    Other: $9,000
    General Local Government Support: $3,000
  • Tax - Property: $3,335,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $801,000
    Other License: $57,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $16,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,277,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 19
  • Number of aged recipients: 0
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 0
  • Number of recipients under 18: 3
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 12
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 4
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 7
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 8
Most common first names in Wichita County, KS among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John1684.1 years
Harry1176.6 years
Mary1085.4 years
Charles875.6 years
William778.0 years
Ruth784.0 years
Albert770.9 years
George777.1 years
Harold776.7 years
Lloyd671.0 years
Most common last names in Wichita County, KS among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Appl1175.9 years
Smith1181.7 years
Krenzel977.9 years
Blau674.0 years
Burch674.0 years
Brack676.8 years
Elder577.6 years
Baum585.4 years
Dierks572.6 years
Korbe574.0 years

Businesses in Wichita County, KS

  • True Value: 1

Wichita County on our top lists:

  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000"
  • #70 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000"