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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: 895 (788 occupied: 547 owner occupied, 163 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

23%
State:

34%

Housing density: 419 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2015: $90,333.

Median contract rent in 2015: $243 (lower quartile is $185, upper quartile is $295)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2015: $320


Median gross rent in Oswego, KS in 2015: $346

Housing units in Oswego with a mortgage: 249 (31 second mortgage, 15 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 266

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $62,010

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $34,793

Median monthly housing costs: $539


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Oswego, Kansas Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $55,517 (it was $33,600 in 2000)
Oswego:

$55,517
Kansas:

$141,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $29,796 - $80,005

Mean price in 2015:

Detached houses: $102,883
Here:

$102,883
State:

$178,301

Mobile homes: $29,433
Here:

$29,433
State:

$45,460
Median year house/condo built: 1958

Median year apartment built: 1957

Household type by relationship:

Households: 1,787
  • In family households: 1,523 (403 male householders, 104 female householders)
    403 spouses, 557 children (509 natural, 17 adopted, 31 stepchildren), 14 grandchildren, 10 brothers or sisters, 4 parents, 9 other relatives, 19 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 264 (72 male householders (72 living alone)), 192 female householders (192 living alone)), 0 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 268 (all institutionalized)

Size of family households: 256 2-persons, 98 3-persons, 84 4-persons, 44 5-persons, 20 6-persons, 5 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 264 1-person.

333 married couples with children.
114 single-parent households (25 men, 89 women).

97.8% of residents of Oswego speak English at home.
1.3% of residents speak Spanish at home (77% speak English very well, 23% speak English well).
0.2% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% speak English very well).
0.5% 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: 14 (0.7%)
(100.0% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

5.9
State:

6.3

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

4.4
State:

4.2

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

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

  • 0no bedroom
  • 311 bedroom
  • 1652 bedrooms
  • 3003 bedrooms
  • 734 bedrooms
  • 55+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Oswego population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Oswego, Kansas:

  • 8no bedroom
  • 391 bedroom
  • 912 bedrooms
  • 683 bedrooms
  • 84 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:

  • 20no vehicle
  • 1311 vehicle
  • 2822 vehicles
  • 913 vehicles
  • 374 vehicles
  • 135+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Oswego population

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

  • 38no vehicle
  • 991 vehicle
  • 632 vehicles
  • 83 vehicles
  • 64 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Oswego population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Oswego, Kansas:

  • 01 room
  • 42 rooms
  • 83 rooms
  • 804 rooms
  • 1395 rooms
  • 1286 rooms
  • 907 rooms
  • 878 rooms
  • 389+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Oswego population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Oswego, Kansas:

  • 41 room
  • 82 rooms
  • 383 rooms
  • 634 rooms
  • 405 rooms
  • 366 rooms
  • 127 rooms
  • 138 rooms
  • 09+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Oswego population

Year house built

Median 2015 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 ($)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

  • Oswego, KS household income distribution

  • Oswego, KS household income distribution
  • 113Less than $10,000
  • 89$10,000 to $14,999
  • 62$15,000 to $19,999
  • 70$20,000 to $24,999
  • 41$25,000 to $29,999
  • 72$30,000 to $34,999
  • 58$35,000 to $39,999
  • 53$40,000 to $44,999
  • 59$45,000 to $49,999
  • 75$50,000 to $59,999
  • 47$60,000 to $74,999
  • 26$75,000 to $99,999
  • 6$100,000 to $124,999
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2015 in Oswego, KS

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2015 in Oswego, KS
  • 11Less than $10,000
  • 25$10,000 to $14,999
  • 18$15,000 to $19,999
  • 45$20,000 to $24,999
  • 25$25,000 to $29,999
  • 33$30,000 to $34,999
  • 12$35,000 to $39,999
  • 56$40,000 to $49,999
  • 51$50,000 to $59,999
  • 54$60,000 to $69,999
  • 64$70,000 to $79,999
  • 21$80,000 to $89,999
  • 11$90,000 to $99,999
  • 10$100,000 to $124,999
  • 12$125,000 to $149,999
  • 18$150,000 to $174,999
  • 8$175,000 to $199,999
  • 3$200,000 to $249,999
  • 4$250,000 to $299,999
  • 4$300,000 to $399,999
  • 4$2,000,000 or more
  • Rent paid by renters in 2015 in Oswego, KS

  • Rent paid by renters in 2015 in Oswego, KS
  • 4$150 to $199
  • 9$200 to $249
  • 11$250 to $299
  • 14$300 to $349
  • 22$350 to $399
  • 37$400 to $449
  • 6$450 to $499
  • 14$500 to $549
  • 7$550 to $599
  • 8$650 to $699
  • 14No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 01995 to March 2000
  • 01990 to 1994
  • 01985 to 1989
  • 01980 to 1984
  • 01975 to 1979
  • 31970 to 1974
  • 01965 to 1969
  • 11Before 1965
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: 208
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 94
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 28
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 90
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 81
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 92
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 8
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 18
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 39
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 23
  • 90 or more minutes: 18
Oswego, KS Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 86.6%
Number of people working at home: 23 (2.8% of all workers)

Oswego mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 707 (85%)
  • Carpooled: 73 (9%)
  • Walked: 20 (2%)
  • Other means: 12 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 23 (3%)

First ancestries reported:

 German: 340
 Other groups: 232
 English: 205
 United States or American: 194
 Irish: 116
 French (except Basque): 43
 Dutch: 34
 Scotch-Irish: 26
 Italian: 17
 Welsh: 9
 Norwegian: 8
 Swiss: 8
 British: 7
 Scottish: 7
 French Canadian: 6
 Australian: 3
 Subsaharan African:: 3
 African: 3

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

  • 43%Other Western Europe
  • 36%Germany
  • 21%Korea

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

  • This state: 1,387
  • Northeast: 12
  • Midwest: 252
  • South: 223
  • West: 147

49% of Oswego residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 47% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 53% lived in Kansas.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 4
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 4
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 36
  • 9th grade: 11
  • 10th grade: 20
  • 11th grade: 14
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 21
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 167
  • Less than 1 year of college: 70
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 96
  • Associate degree: 42
  • Bachelor's degree: 44
  • Master's degree: 35
  • Professional school degree: 0
  • Doctorate degree: 6

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 0
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 6
  • 7th and 8th grade: 11
  • 9th grade: 12
  • 10th grade: 27
  • 11th grade: 13
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 19
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 154
  • Less than 1 year of college: 109
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 177
  • Associate degree: 48
  • Bachelor's degree: 75
  • Master's degree: 33
  • Professional school degree: 5
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers

  • Unemployment by race in 2000
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 2.9%Males
  • 4.5%Females
Oswego marital status for males
Oswego marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 761
  • One, attached: 13
  • 3 or 4: 23
  • 5 to 9: 29
  • 10 to 19: 13
  • Mobile homes: 56
Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 1%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 2%

House/condo owner moved in on average 9 years ago

Renter moved in on average 5 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Oswego:

Houses and condos Apartments

Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos:

  • 91.8%Utility gas
  • 4.9%Electricity
  • 2.4%Wood
  • 0.9%No fuel used

Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments:

  • 73.4%Utility gas
  • 26.6%Electricity

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 11
Here:

5.3%
Kansas:

11.1%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 3
Here:

2.3%
Kansas:

7.9%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 0
Here:

0.0%
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 (Noninstitutionalized)