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Paola, KS (Kansas) Houses and Residents

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $163,243 (it was $87,800 in 2000)
Paola:

$163,243
Kansas:

$150,600
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $107,791 - $248,188

Mean price in 2017:

Detached houses: $150,265
Here:

$150,265
State:

$191,731

Paola,KS index of house prices

Total population: 5,593 (Urban population: 4,771 (all inside urban clusters), Rural population: 80 (all nonfarm))

Houses: 2,130 (2,100 occupied: 1,326 owner occupied, 775 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

37%
State:

34%

Housing density: 523 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2017 in this county: $303,621.

Median contract rent in 2017: $415 (lower quartile is $249, upper quartile is $498)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2017: $691


Median gross rent in Paola, KS in 2017: $518

Housing units in Paola with a mortgage: 816 (47 second mortgage, 44 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 507

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $89,883

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $43,620

Median monthly housing costs: $924


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Paola, Kansas Age and Sex of Residents
Median year house/condo built: 1959

Median year apartment built: 1969

Household type by relationship:

Households: 5,611
  • In family households: 4,393 (561 male householders, 774 female householders)
    1,022 spouses, 1,825 children (1,771 natural, 17 adopted, 36 stepchildren), 45 grandchildren, 14 brothers or sisters, 36 parents, 14 other relatives, 108 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 930 (331 male householders (282 living alone)), 439 female householders (392 living alone)), 155 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 287

Size of family households: 449 2-persons, 360 3-persons, 277 4-persons, 199 5-persons, 21 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 677 1-person, 48 2-persons, 50 3-persons.

1,153 married couples with children.
515 single-parent households (106 men, 409 women).

97.4% of residents of Paola speak English at home.
2.4% of residents speak Spanish at home (77% speak English very well, 16% speak English well, 7% speak English not well).

Foreign born population: 86 (1.5%)
(67.4% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.3
State:

6.9

Median number of rooms in apartments
Here:

4.6
State:

4.4

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Paola, Kansas
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Paola, Kansas
  • 0no bedroom
  • 201 bedroom
  • 2492 bedrooms
  • 6843 bedrooms
  • 3054 bedrooms
  • 595+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Paola, Kansas
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Paola, Kansas
  • 83no bedroom
  • 1271 bedroom
  • 1782 bedrooms
  • 3913 bedrooms
  • 134 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Paola in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Paola in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 10no vehicle
  • 2861 vehicle
  • 5782 vehicles
  • 3953 vehicles
  • 554 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Paola in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Paola in renter-occupied apartments
  • 106no vehicle
  • 3481 vehicle
  • 2582 vehicles
  • 623 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Paola, Kansas
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Paola, Kansas
  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 253 rooms
  • 604 rooms
  • 2655 rooms
  • 4136 rooms
  • 2237 rooms
  • 1368 rooms
  • 1989+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Paola, Kansas
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Paola, Kansas
  • 841 room
  • 282 rooms
  • 913 rooms
  • 1644 rooms
  • 2485 rooms
  • 1026 rooms
  • 157 rooms
  • 428 rooms
  • 79+ rooms
Year house built
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders
  • Paola, KS household income distribution

  • Distribution of median household income in Paola, KS in 2017
  • 215Less than $10,000
  • 269$10,000 to $19,999
  • 179$20,000 to $29,999
  • 154$30,000 to $39,999
  • 181$40,000 to $49,999
  • 146$50,000 to $59,999
  • 156$60,000 to $74,999
  • 362$75,000 to $99,999
  • 177$100,000 to $124,999
  • 73$125,000 to $149,999
  • 151$150,000 to $199,999
  • 21$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner - occupied houses in 2017 in Paola, KS

  • Distribution of house value in Paola, KS in 2017
  • 25$10,000 to $14,999
  • 18$35,000 to $39,999
  • 51$40,000 to $49,999
  • 10$50,000 to $59,999
  • 69$60,000 to $69,999
  • 53$70,000 to $79,999
  • 106$80,000 to $89,999
  • 73$90,000 to $99,999
  • 272$100,000 to $124,999
  • 117$125,000 to $149,999
  • 61$150,000 to $174,999
  • 104$175,000 to $199,999
  • 167$200,000 to $249,999
  • 71$250,000 to $299,999
  • 95$400,000 to $499,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2017 in Paola, KS

  • Distribution of rent paid by renters in Paola, KS in 2017
  • 17Less than $100
  • 8$150 to $199
  • 11$250 to $299
  • 29$300 to $349
  • 38$350 to $399
  • 22$450 to $499
  • 126$500 to $549
  • 26$550 to $599
  • 80$600 to $649
  • 45$650 to $699
  • 68$700 to $749
  • 61$750 to $799
  • 168$800 to $899
  • 14$1,000 to $1,249
  • 57$1,250 to $1,499
  • 23No cash rent
Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2017

Percentage of workers working in this county: 50.1%
Number of people working at home: 44 (1.7% of all workers)

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 116
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 801
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 72
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 169
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 186
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 226
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 315
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 107
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 146
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 305
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 60
  • 90 or more minutes: 0
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Paola

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 2,705 (82%)
  • Carpooled: 377 (11%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 15 (0%)
  • Taxi: 3 (0%)
  • Walked: 117 (4%)
  • Worked at home: 44 (1%)
Class of Workers in 2017
  • Unemployment by race in 2017
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 0.9%Males
  • 2.9%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 100.0%Males
  • 57.7%Females
Year of entry for the foreign-born population in Paola, Kansas
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population in Paola, Kansas
  • 02010 or later
  • 112000 to 2009
  • 191990 to 1999
  • 21980 to 1989
  • 81970 to 1979
  • 19Before 1970
Ancestries in Paola, KS

First ancestries reported:

  • German: 724 (29.6%)
  • American: 371 (15.2%)
  • Irish: 361 (14.8%)
  • Scottish: 92 (3.8%)
  • English: 75 (3.1%)
  • Italian: 67 (2.7%)
  • European: 61 (2.5%)
  • Welsh: 32 (1.3%)
  • Scotch-Irish: 31 (1.3%)
  • Norwegian: 24 (1.0%)
  • Ethiopian: 24 (1.0%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 20 (0.8%)
  • Lithuanian: 18 (0.7%)
  • Dutch: 17 (0.7%)
  • Swiss: 12 (0.5%)
  • Polish: 10 (0.4%)

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

Mexico
Paola:

75.6% (68)
Kansas:

100.0% (-1)

Ethiopia
Paola:

5.6% (5)
Kansas:

100.0% (-1)

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

  • This state: 3,966
  • Other state: 1,547
  • Northeast: 20
  • Midwest: 804
  • South: 464
  • West: 251

87.7% of Paola residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 36.6% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 23.3% lived in Kansas.


Paola:

87.7%
State average:

83.9%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 0
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 11
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 25
  • 9th grade: 16
  • 10th grade: 11
  • 11th grade: 0
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 83
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 543
  • Less than 1 year of college: 205
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 297
  • Associate degree: 73
  • Bachelor's degree: 243
  • Master's degree: 67
  • Professional school degree: 9
  • Doctorate degree: 0
Educational Attainment for Males

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 0
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 17
  • 5th and 6th grade: 5
  • 7th and 8th grade: 9
  • 9th grade: 3
  • 10th grade: 3
  • 11th grade: 0
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 10
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 527
  • Less than 1 year of college: 202
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 333
  • Associate degree: 275
  • Bachelor's degree: 223
  • Master's degree: 237
  • Professional school degree: 0
  • Doctorate degree: 0
Educational Attainment for Females
Paola marital status for males
Paola marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 1,651
  • One, attached: 49
  • Two: 52
  • 3 or 4: 63
  • 5 to 9: 147
  • 10 to 19: 97
  • 20 to 49: 70

Median worth of mobile homes: $36,733

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2017: 2.0%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2017: 4.7%

House/condo owner moved in on average 10 years ago

Renter moved in on average 1 years ago

Year householders moved into residence in Paola
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Paola, KS
  • 64.0%Utility gas
  • 32.3%Electricity
  • 1.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.3%Wood
  • 1.1%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Paola, KS
  • 57.9%Utility gas
  • 38.0%Electricity
  • 4.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 38
Here:

4.6%
Kansas:

11.9%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 20
Here:

6.2%
Kansas:

10.4%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 14
Here:

6.8%
Kansas:

14.4%
School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students
School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability