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Housing density: 757 houses/condos per square mile
Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2009 in this state: $153,178.
Median contract rent in 2009: $404 (lower quartile is $309, upper quartile is $514)
Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2009: $418
Median gross rent in Abilene, KS in 2009: $534
Housing units in Abilene with a mortgage: 1,164 (110 second mortgage, 63 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 669
Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $71,190
Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $40,385
Median monthly housing costs: $634
Latest news about housing in Abilene, KS collected exclusively by city-data.com from local newspapers, TV, and radio stations
Detached houses: $123,014Here:$123,014State:$156,894
Townhouses or other attached units: $278,471Here:$278,471State:$149,604
In 2-unit structures: $246,039Here:$246,039State:$124,513
Mobile homes: $19,318Here:$19,318State:$34,057
1,454 spouses, 1,880 children (1,626 natural, 75 adopted, 179 stepchildren), 67 grandchildren, 8 brothers or sisters, 22 parents, 17 other relatives, 105 non-relatives
Size of family households: 854 2-persons, 398 3-persons, 342 4-persons, 158 5-persons, 34 6-persons, 17 7-or-more-persons.
Size of nonfamily households: 975 1-person, 87 2-persons, 10 3-persons.
1,155 married couples with children.
358 single-parent households (87 men, 271 women).
95.1% of residents of Abilene speak English at home.
2.1% of residents speak Spanish at home (53% speak English very well, 40% speak English well, 7% speak English not well).
2.0% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (89% speak English very well, 11% speak English well).
0.6% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English very well).
0.2% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).
Foreign born population: 136 (2.0%)
(61.0% of them are naturalized citizens)
Median 2009 house/condo value by year built
Year house built
Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
Percentage of workers working in this county: 78.6%
Number of people working at home: 51 (1.5% of all workers)
Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):
61% of Abilene residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
Out of people who lived in different houses, 62% lived in this county.
Out of people who lived in different counties, 66% lived in Kansas.
Educational Attainment for Males (%)
Educational Attainment for Females (%)
Class of Workers
Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic males: 2.3%
Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic females: 1.9%
Unemployment rate for other race males: 82.1%
Unemployment rate for other race females: 0.0%
Unemployment rate for two or more race males: 25.0%
Unemployment rate for two or more race females: 0.0%
Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino males: 51.6%
Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino females: 0.0%
Median household income in 2009 for:
Median worth of mobile homes: $9,800
House/condo owner moved in on average 12 years ago
Renter moved in on average 4 years ago
Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Abilene:
School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students
School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)
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