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Total population: 9,295 (All urban)

Houses: 4,486 (3,650 occupied: 2,276 owner occupied, 1,376 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

38%
State:

34%

Housing density: 731 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016: $61,192.

Median contract rent in 2016: $270 (lower quartile is $199, upper quartile is $327)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $429


Median gross rent in Chanute, KS in 2016: $374

Housing units in Chanute with a mortgage: 1,035 (15 second mortgage, 56 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,254

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $56,342

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $43,592

Median monthly housing costs: $565


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Chanute, Kansas Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $69,291 (it was $43,100 in 2000)
Chanute:

$69,291
Kansas:

$144,900
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $42,175 - $111,773
Median year house/condo built: 1949

Median year apartment built: 1962

Household type by relationship:

Households: 9,244
  • In family households: 7,244 (1,132 male householders, 1,100 female householders)
    1,563 spouses, 2,725 children (2,472 natural, 46 adopted, 212 stepchildren), 165 grandchildren, 52 brothers or sisters, 72 parents, 43 other relatives, 405 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,629 (640 male householders (575 living alone)), 786 female householders (726 living alone)), 195 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 372

Size of family households: 1,154 2-persons, 332 3-persons, 377 4-persons, 262 5-persons, 77 6-persons, 29 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,301 1-person, 91 2-persons, 25 3-persons, 5 4-persons.

1,293 married couples with children.
923 single-parent households (92 men, 831 women).

95.9% of residents of Chanute speak English at home.
3.8% of residents speak Spanish at home (47% speak English very well, 20% speak English well, 31% speak English not well, 3% don't speak English at all).
0.3% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (30% speak English very well, 70% speak English well).

Foreign born population: 182 (2.0%)
(27.5% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

6.2
State:

6.8

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

4.9
State:

4.5

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Chanute, Kansas:

  • 0no bedroom
  • 501 bedroom
  • 6732 bedrooms
  • 9973 bedrooms
  • 4964 bedrooms
  • 505+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Chanute population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Chanute, Kansas:

  • 122no bedroom
  • 2771 bedroom
  • 4602 bedrooms
  • 3463 bedrooms
  • 1564 bedrooms
  • 225+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Chanute population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Chanute in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 96no vehicle
  • 6311 vehicle
  • 9052 vehicles
  • 4143 vehicles
  • 1694 vehicles
  • 625+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Chanute population

Cars and other vehicles available in Chanute in renter-occupied apartments

  • 282no vehicle
  • 7091 vehicle
  • 3292 vehicles
  • 513 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Chanute population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Chanute, Kansas:

  • 01 room
  • 202 rooms
  • 283 rooms
  • 1854 rooms
  • 4885 rooms
  • 5916 rooms
  • 4757 rooms
  • 1598 rooms
  • 3299+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Chanute population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Chanute, Kansas:

  • 1231 room
  • 332 rooms
  • 1393 rooms
  • 2544 rooms
  • 3555 rooms
  • 2286 rooms
  • 1877 rooms
  • 498 rooms
  • 259+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Chanute population

Year house built

Median 2016 house/condo value by year built ($)

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit ($)

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)

  • Chanute, KS household income distribution

  • Chanute, KS household income distribution
  • 433Less than $10,000
  • 289$10,000 to $14,999
  • 173$15,000 to $19,999
  • 364$20,000 to $24,999
  • 299$25,000 to $29,999
  • 87$30,000 to $34,999
  • 198$35,000 to $39,999
  • 234$40,000 to $44,999
  • 168$45,000 to $49,999
  • 339$50,000 to $59,999
  • 392$60,000 to $74,999
  • 283$75,000 to $99,999
  • 158$100,000 to $124,999
  • 73$125,000 to $149,999
  • 80$150,000 to $199,999
  • 34$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Chanute, KS

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Chanute, KS
  • 60Less than $10,000
  • 45$15,000 to $19,999
  • 81$20,000 to $24,999
  • 91$25,000 to $29,999
  • 132$30,000 to $34,999
  • 89$35,000 to $39,999
  • 299$40,000 to $49,999
  • 164$50,000 to $59,999
  • 156$60,000 to $69,999
  • 197$70,000 to $79,999
  • 175$80,000 to $89,999
  • 45$90,000 to $99,999
  • 187$100,000 to $124,999
  • 169$125,000 to $149,999
  • 109$150,000 to $174,999
  • 28$175,000 to $199,999
  • 57$200,000 to $249,999
  • 11$250,000 to $299,999
  • 29$300,000 to $399,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Chanute, KS

  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Chanute, KS
  • 49$100 to $149
  • 40$150 to $199
  • 10$200 to $249
  • 89$250 to $299
  • 208$300 to $349
  • 194$350 to $399
  • 209$400 to $449
  • 103$450 to $499
  • 86$500 to $549
  • 44$550 to $599
  • 73$600 to $649
  • 42$650 to $699
  • 10$1,500 to $1,999
  • 32$3,000 to $3,499
  • 73No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 122010 or later
  • 1172000 to 2009
  • 161990 to 1999
  • 171980 to 1989
  • 121970 to 1979
  • 21Before 1970
Note: State values scaled to Chanute population
Chanute commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 491
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 1,658
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 813
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 187
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 250
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 133
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 254
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 10
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 52
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 98
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 36
  • 90 or more minutes: 34
Chanute, KS Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 82.2%
Number of people working at home: 119 (2.9% of all workers)

Chanute mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 4,649 (83%)
  • Carpooled: 599 (11%)
  • Taxi: 51 (1%)
  • Bicycle: 73 (1%)
  • Walked: 127 (2%)
  • Worked at home: 119 (2%)

First ancestries reported:

 American: 730
 German: 644
 Irish: 485
 English: 239
 Swedish: 111
 French (except Basque): 74
 Scottish: 52
 European: 50
 Dutch: 43
 Lithuanian: 32
 Scotch-Irish: 29
 African: 19
 Italian: 15
 Romanian: 12
 Polish: 9
 Czech: 8
 Swiss: 8
 Belgian: 6

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • 36%Mexico
  • 24%Guatemala
  • 12%Honduras
  • 10%Romania
  • 5%England
  • 4%Canada
  • 3%Kenya

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

  • This state: 6,841
  • Other state: 2,153
  • Northeast: 103
  • Midwest: 826
  • South: 731
  • West: 495

81% of Chanute residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 27% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 89% lived in Kansas.

Chanute:

81.2%
State average:

83.4%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 27
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 20
  • 7th and 8th grade: 58
  • 9th grade: 21
  • 10th grade: 49
  • 11th grade: 88
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 74
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 896
  • Less than 1 year of college: 285
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 533
  • Associate degree: 185
  • Bachelor's degree: 224
  • Master's degree: 194
  • Professional school degree: 67
  • Doctorate degree: 19

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 39
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 41
  • 5th and 6th grade: 10
  • 7th and 8th grade: 50
  • 9th grade: 80
  • 10th grade: 21
  • 11th grade: 64
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 17
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 958
  • Less than 1 year of college: 371
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 614
  • Associate degree: 426
  • Bachelor's degree: 410
  • Master's degree: 79
  • Professional school degree: 0
  • Doctorate degree: 2

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

  • Unemployment by race in 2016
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 3.9%Males
  • 3.9%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 30.9%Males
  • Unemployment rate for Asian residents
  • 100.0%Males
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 15.8%Males
Chanute marital status for males
Chanute marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 3,798
  • One, attached: 34
  • Two: 162
  • 3 or 4: 121
  • 5 to 9: 53
  • 10 to 19: 9
  • 20 to 49: 149
  • 50 or more: 4
  • Mobile homes: 152

Median worth of mobile homes: $10,199

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2016: 0.2%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2016: 7.6%

House/condo owner moved in on average 16 years ago

Renter moved in on average 2 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Chanute:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Chanute
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (83.9%)
  • Electricity (11.2%)
  • Wood (2.5%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2.2%)
  • Utility gas (61.8%)
  • Electricity (36.5%)
  • No fuel used (0.8%)
  • Wood (0.7%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 67
Here:

6.4%
Kansas:

10.7%

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

1.9%
Kansas:

9.5%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 25
Here:

5.4%
Kansas:

15.0%

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)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)