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Total population: 25,955 (Urban population: 25,890 (all inside urban clusters), Rural population: 65 (all nonfarm))

Dodge City,KS index of house prices


Houses: 8,990 (8,396 occupied: 5,064 owner occupied, 3,332 renter occupied)
% of renters here:

40%
State:

36%

Housing density: 713 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: $417 (lower quartile is $343, upper quartile is $535)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2009: $390


Median gross rent in Dodge City, KS in 2009: $587


Housing units in Dodge City with a mortgage: 3,086 (305 second mortgage, 301 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,247


Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $58,465


Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $40,065


Median monthly housing costs: $707





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Dodge City, Kansas Age and Sex of Residents


Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $88,432 (it was $65,800 in 2000)
Dodge City:

$88,432
Kansas:

$125,500
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $58,555 - $128,790

Mean price in 2009:

Detached houses: $116,759
Here:

$116,759
State:

$156,894

Townhouses or other attached units: $128,169
Here:

$128,169
State:

$149,604

In 2-unit structures: $107,656
Here:

$107,656
State:

$124,513

Mobile homes: $18,206
Here:

$18,206
State:

$34,057

Household type by relationship:

Households: 24,559
  • In family households: 21,637 (4,750 male householders, 1,256 female householders)
    4,565 spouses, 8,420 children (7,752 natural, 243 adopted, 425 stepchildren), 338 grandchildren, 584 brothers or sisters, 186 parents, 887 other relatives, 651 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 2,922 (1,130 male householders (875 living alone)), 1,240 female householders (1,082 living alone)), 552 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 506 (269 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 2,035 2-persons, 1,302 3-persons, 1,238 4-persons, 764 5-persons, 271 6-persons, 396 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,957 1-person, 333 2-persons, 22 3-persons, 36 4-persons, 13 5-persons, 7 6-persons, 2 7-or-more-persons.

5,438 married couples with children.
1,533 single-parent households (402 men, 1,131 women).

61.0% of residents of Dodge City speak English at home.
35.5% of residents speak Spanish at home (42% speak English very well, 18% speak English well, 23% speak English not well, 17% don't speak English at all).
0.5% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (43% speak English very well, 31% speak English well, 26% speak English not well).
2.9% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (38% speak English very well, 12% speak English well, 33% speak English not well, 17% don't speak English at all).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (56% speak English very well, 44% speak English well).

Foreign born population: 6,334 (25.3%)
(19.9% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.3
State:

6.3

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

3.9
State:

4.2

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Rooms in houses/apartments in Dodge City, Kansas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 99
  • 3 rooms: 220
  • 4 rooms: 531
  • 5 rooms: 1,088
  • 6 rooms: 774
  • 7 rooms: 810
  • 8 rooms: 692
  • 9 or more rooms: 850
  • 1 room: 128
  • 2 rooms: 503
  • 3 rooms: 633
  • 4 rooms: 991
  • 5 rooms: 509
  • 6 rooms: 304
  • 7 rooms: 162
  • 8 rooms: 50
  • 9 or more rooms: 52
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Dodge City, Kansas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 16
  • 1 bedroom: 251
  • 2 bedrooms: 1,124
  • 3 bedrooms: 2,116
  • 4 bedrooms: 1,155
  • 5+ bedrooms: 402
  • no bedroom: 175
  • 1 bedroom: 1,130
  • 2 bedrooms: 1,275
  • 3 bedrooms: 555
  • 4 bedrooms: 122
  • 5+ bedrooms: 75
Cars and other vehicles available in Dodge City, Kansas in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 116
  • 1 vehicle: 1,313
  • 2 vehicles: 2,442
  • 3 vehicles: 813
  • 4 vehicles: 255
  • 5+ vehicles: 125
  • no vehicle: 479
  • 1 vehicle: 1,642
  • 2 vehicles: 1,037
  • 3 vehicles: 130
  • 4 vehicles: 20
  • 5+ vehicles: 24

Median 2009 house/condo value by year built


Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 165
  • 2000 to 2004: 294
  • 1990 to 1999: 1,283
  • 1980 to 1989: 1,232
  • 1970 to 1979: 2,046
  • 1960 to 1969: 1,286
  • 1950 to 1959: 938
  • 1940 to 1949: 695
  • 1939 or earlier: 1,251

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


Dodge City, KS house values

Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses in 2009 in Dodge City, KS:

  • Less than $10,000: 130
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 65
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 82
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 66
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 33
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 66
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 85
  • $40,000 to $49,999: 269
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 337
  • $60,000 to $69,999: 317
  • $70,000 to $79,999: 324
  • $80,000 to $89,999: 360
  • $90,000 to $99,999: 392
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 775
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 677
  • $150,000 to $174,999: 442
  • $175,000 to $199,999: 337
  • $200,000 to $249,999: 271
  • $250,000 to $299,999: 94
  • $300,000 to $399,999: 50
  • $400,000 to $499,999: 17
  • $500,000 to $749,999: 29
  • $750,000 to $999,999: 1
  • $1,000,000 or more: 0
 


Dodge City rent paid by renters for apartments graph

Rent paid by renters in 2009 in Dodge City:

  • Less than $100: 36 people
  • $100 to $149: 79
  • $150 to $199: 128
  • $200 to $249: 68
  • $250 to $299: 14
  • $300 to $349: 92
  • $350 to $399: 238
  • $400 to $449: 118
  • $450 to $499: 181
  • $500 to $549: 177
  • $550 to $599: 445
  • $600 to $649: 231
  • $650 to $699: 182
  • $700 to $749: 173
  • $750 to $799: 158
  • $800 to $899: 268
  • $900 to $999: 127
  • $1,000 to $1,249: 115
  • $1,250 to $1,499: 44
  • $1,500 to $1,999: 13
  • $2,000 or more: 28
  • No cash rent: 104
 

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit


Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 2,389
  • 1990 to 1994: 1,822
  • 1985 to 1989: 898
  • 1980 to 1984: 579
  • 1975 to 1979: 386
  • 1970 to 1974: 181
  • 1970 to 1974: 41
  • 1965 to 1969: 38


Dodge City, KS Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 93.8%
Number of people working at home: 156 (1.4% of all workers)


Dodge City commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 713
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 3366
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 3535
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 1980
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 641
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 124
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 251
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 68
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 48
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 147
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 229
  • 90 or more minutes: 200
 


Dodge City mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 8,686 (76%)
  • Carpooled: 2,200 (19%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 44 (0%)
  • Taxi: 26 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 24 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 20 (0%)
  • Walked: 132 (1%)
  • Other means: 170 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 156 (1%)
 


Dodge City, KS household income

Household income:

  • Less than $10,000: 825
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 481
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 651
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 748
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 675
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 557
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 571
  • $40,000 to $44,999: 644
  • $45,000 to $49,999: 510
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 779
  • $60,000 to $74,999: 790
  • $75,000 to $99,999: 632
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 191
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 144
  • $150,000 to $199,999: 65
  • $200,000 or more: 113
 

First ancestries reported:

 Other groups: 10665
 German: 3985
 United States or American: 1857
 English: 969
 Irish: 852
 Scotch-Irish: 302
 French (except Basque): 210
 Dutch: 193
 Swedish: 171
 European: 149
 Scottish: 136
 Italian: 122
 Welsh: 66
 Czechoslovakian: 56
 Norwegian: 55
 Russian: 43
 Swiss: 40
 French Canadian: 40
 Czech: 38
 Danish: 36
 Arab:: 29
 Polish: 28
 British: 26
 Subsaharan African:: 22
 African: 22
 Hungarian: 22
 Canadian: 20
 Belgian: 17
 Yugoslavian: 13
 Celtic: 12
 Pennsylvania German: 11
 Northern European: 10
 Palestinian: 9
 Slovene: 9
 Slavic: 8
 Portuguese: 7
 Syrian: 7
 Moroccan: 7
 Ukrainian: 7
 Eastern European: 6
 Lebanese: 6


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



  • Mexico (86%)
  • Vietnam (8%)
  • El Salvador (2%)
  • Guatemala (1%)
  • Colombia (0%)
  • Honduras (0%)
  • Chile (0%)


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

  • This state: 13550
  • Northeast: 220
  • Midwest: 1345
  • South: 1910
  • West: 1616

51% of Dodge City residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 63% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 47% lived in Kansas.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 167
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 224
  • 5th and 6th grade: 615
  • 7th and 8th grade: 346
  • 9th grade: 446
  • 10th grade: 173
  • 11th grade: 225
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 250
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 1,507
  • Less than 1 year of college: 514
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 1,084
  • Associate degree: 314
  • Bachelor's degree: 785
  • Master's degree: 272
  • Professional school degree: 152
  • Doctorate degree: 30

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 250
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 204
  • 5th and 6th grade: 380
  • 7th and 8th grade: 288
  • 9th grade: 280
  • 10th grade: 132
  • 11th grade: 234
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 231
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 1,569
  • Less than 1 year of college: 701
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 1,020
  • Associate degree: 493
  • Bachelor's degree: 817
  • Master's degree: 282
  • Professional school degree: 90
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Females (%)


Class of Workers


Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic males: 3.5%
Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic females: 2.5%


Unemployment rate for Black males: 42.4%
Unemployment rate for Black females: 31.1%


Unemployment rate for American Indian and Alaska Native males: 12.0%
Unemployment rate for American Indian and Alaska Native females: 80.0%


Unemployment rate for Asian males: 0.0%
Unemployment rate for Asian females: 5.3%


Unemployment rate for other race males: 10.2%
Unemployment rate for other race females: 9.3%


Unemployment rate for two or more race males: 12.9%
Unemployment rate for two or more race females: 13.7%


Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino males: 8.0%
Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino females: 10.3%


Median household income in 2009 for:

  • White non-Hispanic householders: $48,377
  • Black householders: $20,066
  • American Indian and Alaska Native householders: $59,845
  • Asian householders: $54,772
  • Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander householders: $21,606
  • Some other race householders: $44,760
  • Two or more races householders: $34,429
  • Hispanic or Latino race householders: $36,401
Dodge City household income for White non-Hispanic householders
Dodge City household income for Black householders
Dodge City household income for American Indian and Alaska Native householders
Dodge City household income for Asian householders
Dodge City household income for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander householders
Dodge City household income for Some other race householders
Dodge City household income for Two or more races householders
Dodge City household income for Hispanic or Latino race householders

Dodge City marital status for males
Dodge City marital status for females

Median 2009 house value for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $108,054
  • Black or African American householders: $64,778
  • American Indian or Alaska Native householders: $90,179
  • Asian householders: $85,475
  • Some other race householders: $60,209
  • Two or more races householders: $77,680
  • Hispanic or Latino householders: $64,106

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 5,751
  • One, attached: 485
  • Two: 596
  • 3 or 4: 314
  • 5 to 9: 433
  • 10 to 19: 153
  • 20 to 49: 182
  • 50 or more: 267
  • Mobile homes: 809

Median worth of mobile homes: $22,600


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 1%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1%

House/condo owner moved in on average 9 years ago


Renter moved in on average 4 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Dodge City:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Dodge City
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (94.5%)
  • Electricity (3.9%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (0.9%)
  • Utility gas (78.9%)
  • Electricity (18.5%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.5%)
  • Other fuel (0.6%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (0.5%)



Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 371
Here:

10.8%
Kansas:

11.1%

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

1.9%
Kansas:

7.9%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 38
Here:

4.1%
Kansas:

13.8%

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 (Noninst.)


 

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