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Oswego, KS (Kansas) Houses and Residents

Oswego,KS index of house prices

Total population: 1,781 (Urban population: 0, Rural population: 2,055 (12 farm, 2,043 nonfarm))

Houses: 861 (748 occupied: 557 owner occupied, 188 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

25%
State:

34%

Housing density: 403 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016: $121,179.

Median contract rent in 2016: $243 (lower quartile is $370, upper quartile is $295)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $536


Median gross rent in Oswego, KS in 2016: $346

Housing units in Oswego with a mortgage: 242 (0 second mortgage, 0 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 318

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $58,681

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $35,164

Median monthly housing costs: $534


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Oswego, Kansas Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $58,046 (it was $33,600 in 2000)
Oswego:

$58,046
Kansas:

$144,900
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $31,976 - $81,515

Mean price in 2016:

Detached houses: $161,647
Here:

$161,647
State:

$190,494

Mobile homes: $43,782
Here:

$43,782
State:

$47,703
Median year house/condo built: 1961

Median year apartment built: 1962

Household type by relationship:

Households: 1,943
  • In family households: 1,575 (239 male householders, 265 female householders)
    356 spouses, 431 children (402 natural, 0 adopted, 30 stepchildren), 59 grandchildren, 11 brothers or sisters, 44 parents, 95 other relatives, 69 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 278 (111 male householders (95 living alone)), 132 female householders (128 living alone)), 33 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 86

Size of family households: 266 2-persons, 126 3-persons, 70 4-persons, 7 5-persons, 10 6-persons, 20 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 224 1-person, 11 2-persons, 7 4-persons.

166 married couples with children.
188 single-parent households (46 men, 142 women).

99.7% of residents of Oswego speak English at home.
0.1% of residents speak Spanish at home (50% speak English very well, 50% speak English well).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

Foreign born population: 3 (0.2%)
(33.3% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

5.9
State:

6.8

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

4.7
State:

4.5

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

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

  • 0no bedroom
  • 71 bedroom
  • 2062 bedrooms
  • 2813 bedrooms
  • 404 bedrooms
  • 175+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Oswego population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Oswego, Kansas:

  • 0no bedroom
  • 321 bedroom
  • 1032 bedrooms
  • 473 bedrooms
  • 64 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Oswego population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

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

  • 10no vehicle
  • 1771 vehicle
  • 1912 vehicles
  • 1193 vehicles
  • 514 vehicles
  • 115+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Oswego population

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

  • 11no vehicle
  • 721 vehicle
  • 932 vehicles
  • 123 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Oswego population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Oswego, Kansas:

  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 03 rooms
  • 664 rooms
  • 1625 rooms
  • 1326 rooms
  • 957 rooms
  • 448 rooms
  • 579+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Oswego population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Oswego, Kansas:

  • 01 room
  • 52 rooms
  • 313 rooms
  • 504 rooms
  • 405 rooms
  • 326 rooms
  • 97 rooms
  • 238 rooms
  • 09+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Oswego 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 ($)

  • Oswego, KS household income distribution

  • Oswego, KS household income distribution
  • 60Less than $10,000
  • 36$10,000 to $14,999
  • 50$15,000 to $19,999
  • 51$20,000 to $24,999
  • 62$25,000 to $29,999
  • 54$30,000 to $34,999
  • 40$35,000 to $39,999
  • 41$40,000 to $44,999
  • 44$45,000 to $49,999
  • 68$50,000 to $59,999
  • 100$60,000 to $74,999
  • 54$75,000 to $99,999
  • 53$100,000 to $124,999
  • 12$125,000 to $149,999
  • 3$150,000 to $199,999
  • 7$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Oswego, KS

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Oswego, KS
  • 13Less than $10,000
  • 27$10,000 to $14,999
  • 13$15,000 to $19,999
  • 49$20,000 to $24,999
  • 16$25,000 to $29,999
  • 20$30,000 to $34,999
  • 19$35,000 to $39,999
  • 65$40,000 to $49,999
  • 62$50,000 to $59,999
  • 58$60,000 to $69,999
  • 60$70,000 to $79,999
  • 18$80,000 to $89,999
  • 22$90,000 to $99,999
  • 17$100,000 to $124,999
  • 6$125,000 to $149,999
  • 14$150,000 to $174,999
  • 6$175,000 to $199,999
  • 4$200,000 to $249,999
  • 5$250,000 to $299,999
  • 4$300,000 to $399,999
  • 13$2,000,000 or more
  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Oswego, KS

  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Oswego, KS
  • 7$200 to $249
  • 10$250 to $299
  • 10$300 to $349
  • 54$350 to $399
  • 33$400 to $449
  • 11$450 to $499
  • 16$500 to $549
  • 8$550 to $599
  • 11$650 to $699
  • 13No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 32010 or later
  • 02000 to 2009
  • 01990 to 1999
  • 01980 to 1989
  • 31970 to 1979
  • 11Before 1970
Note: State values scaled to Oswego population
Oswego commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 113
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 288
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 27
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 27
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 129
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 59
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 26
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 5
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 22
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 74
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 4
  • 90 or more minutes: 24
Oswego, KS Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 79.8%
Number of people working at home: 32 (3.9% of all workers)

Oswego mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 708 (78%)
  • Carpooled: 65 (7%)
  • Taxi: 48 (5%)
  • Walked: 54 (6%)
  • Worked at home: 32 (4%)

First ancestries reported:

 American: 355
 German: 184
 English: 131
 Irish: 47
 French (except Basque): 16
 Scotch-Irish: 11
 Italian: 10
 European: 9
 British: 9
 African: 9
 Swedish: 7
 Dutch: 3
 Norwegian: 3
 Hungarian: 2
 Bahamian: 1

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

  • 33%Bahamas
  • 0%England
  • 0%Scotland
  • 0%Ireland
  • 0%Denmark
  • 0%Norway
  • 0%Sweden

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

  • This state: 1,146
  • Other state: 783
  • Northeast: 31
  • Midwest: 328
  • South: 228
  • West: 196

89% of Oswego residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 44% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 77% lived in Kansas.

Oswego:

89.3%
State average:

83.4%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 7
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 8
  • 9th grade: 15
  • 10th grade: 0
  • 11th grade: 20
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 11
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 261
  • Less than 1 year of college: 83
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 118
  • Associate degree: 29
  • Bachelor's degree: 34
  • Master's degree: 19
  • Professional school degree: 16
  • Doctorate degree: 3

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 5
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 9
  • 9th grade: 0
  • 10th grade: 5
  • 11th grade: 32
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 6
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 229
  • Less than 1 year of college: 72
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 86
  • Associate degree: 129
  • Bachelor's degree: 62
  • Master's degree: 33
  • Professional school degree: 0
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

  • Unemployment by race in 2016
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 1.4%Males
  • 1.2%Females
Oswego marital status for males
Oswego marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 754
  • One, attached: 7
  • Two: 10
  • 3 or 4: 8
  • 5 to 9: 16
  • 10 to 19: 2
  • 20 to 49: 28
  • 50 or more: 3
  • Mobile homes: 27

Median worth of mobile homes: $45,903

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2016: 4.1%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2016: 5.3%

House/condo owner moved in on average 10 years ago

Renter moved in on average 2 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Oswego:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Oswego
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (80.1%)
  • Electricity (11.7%)
  • Wood (6.8%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (0.5%)
  • No fuel used (0.5%)
  • Utility gas (46.8%)
  • Electricity (43.6%)
  • Wood (9.0%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


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

0.0%
Kansas:

10.7%

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

0.0%
Kansas:

9.5%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 4
Here:

7.5%
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)