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Center township, KS map Land area: 35.4 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.8 sq. mi.
Population: 1,210 (all rural)
Males: 581  (48.0%)
Females: 629  (52.0%)

Occupied houses/apartments: 1,162 (931 owner occupied, 231 renter occupied)
% of renters here:

20%
State:

31%


Races in Center township:

  • White Non-Hispanic: 96.4%
  • Black: 0.2%
  • American Indian and Alaska Native: 0.7%
  • Asian: 0.1%
  • Two or more races: 1.2%

Median age of males: 39.0
Median age of females: 40.7

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Average household size: 2.59

Center township:

2.6 people
Kansas:

2.5 people

Average family size: 3.03

Estimated median household income in 2009: $44,802 ($38,063 in 1999)
This township:

$44,802
Kansas:

$47,817

Median contract rent in 2009 for apartments: $417 (lower quartile is $305, upper quartile is $493)
Here:

$417
State:

$515

Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $83,284 (it was $55,600 in 2000)
Center township:

$83,284
Kansas:

$125,500
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $55,222 - $134,113

Mean price in 2009:

Detached houses: $134,179
Here:

$134,179
State:

$156,894

Mobile homes: $53,350
Here:

$53,350
State:

$34,057

Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $46,153
Here:

$46,153
State:

$58,726
Population density: 34 people per square mile 
 
 (low).

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This township:

5.7%
Whole state:

9.9%

Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This township:

2.0%
Whole state:

4.1%

Cities in this township include: Enterprise.


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Notable locations in this township outside city limits:

Notable location: Riverside Stock Farm (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Center township include: Bethlehem Church (A), Pleasant Hill Church (B), Enterprise First Baptist Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Mount Hope Cemetery (1), Pleasant Hill Cemetery (2), Detroit Cemetery (3), Lutheran Cemetery Number 17 (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lake: Terrapin Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Creek: Lone Tree Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

 

Number of foreign born residents: 2 (100% naturalized citizens)

Center township:  0.2%
State:  5.0%

56% of Center township residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 43% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 46% lived in Kansas.

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

  • This state: 813
  • Northeast: 31
  • Midwest: 130
  • South: 117
  • West: 105

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $32,500

Center township, Kansas satellite photo by USGS

Percentage of households with unmarried partners: 4.5%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)

  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

48 people in nursing homes

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 443
  • 3 or 4: 8
  • 5 to 9: 2
  • 10 to 19: 5
  • Mobile homes: 37
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 2

Median worth of mobile homes: $18,800


Housing units in Center township with a mortgage: 170 (33 second mortgage, 5 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 95

Year house built

  • 1999 to March 2000: 8
  • 1995 to 1998: 12
  • 1990 to 1994: 5
  • 1980 to 1989: 31
  • 1970 to 1979: 60
  • 1960 to 1969: 44
  • 1950 to 1959: 57
  • 1940 to 1949: 64
  • 1939 or earlier: 216

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Center township, Kansas:

  • 1 room: 2
  • 2 rooms: 2
  • 3 rooms: 2
  • 4 rooms: 12
  • 5 rooms: 79
  • 6 rooms: 90
  • 7 rooms: 72
  • 8 rooms: 49
  • 9 or more rooms: 52

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Center township, Kansas:

  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 2
  • 3 rooms: 12
  • 4 rooms: 10
  • 5 rooms: 45
  • 6 rooms: 11
  • 7 rooms: 14
  • 8 rooms: 3
  • 9 or more rooms: 4

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Center township:

  • no bedroom: 2
  • 1 bedroom: 6
  • 2 bedrooms: 67
  • 3 bedrooms: 166
  • 4 bedrooms: 98
  • 5 or more bedrooms: 21

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Center township:

  • no bedroom: 2
  • 1 bedroom: 9
  • 2 bedrooms: 45
  • 3 bedrooms: 40
  • 4 bedrooms: 5
  • 5 or more bedrooms: 0

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

  • no vehicle: 10
  • 1 vehicle: 92
  • 2 vehicles: 137
  • 3 vehicles: 78
  • 4 vehicles: 31
  • 5 or more vehicles: 12

Cars and other vehicles available in Center township in renter-occupied apartments

  • no vehicle: 6
  • 1 vehicle: 48
  • 2 vehicles: 28
  • 3 vehicles: 17
  • 4 vehicles: 2
  • 5 or more vehicles: 0

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

Most common industries for males (%):



  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (16%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Food (7%)
  • Electrical equipment, appliances, and components (7%)
  • Department and other general merchandise stores (7%)
  • Public administration (6%)

Most common industries for females (%):



  • Educational services (16%)
  • Department and other general merchandise stores (16%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Health care (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (4%)
  • Warehousing and storage (4%)

Most common occupations for males (%)



  • Farmers and farm managers (14%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (8%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (4%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4%)
  • Top executives (3%)

Most common occupations for females (%)



  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (12%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (9%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (6%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (6%)
  • Child care workers (4%)
  • Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (4%)

Class of Workers

Most common first ancestries reported in Center township:

  • German (31.1%)
  • United States or American (16.6%)
  • English (11.8%)
  • Irish (8.8%)
  • Swedish (3.3%)
  • Dutch (2.9%)
  • Italian (2.7%)

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

  • Germany (100%)

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 446 (75%)
  • Carpooled: 90 (15%)
  • Walked: 29 (5%)
  • Worked at home: 28 (5%)

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (72%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (22%)
  • Electricity (5%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)

48 people in nursing homes

97.6% of residents of Center township speak English at home.
0.7% of residents speak Spanish at home (88% speak English very well, 13% speak English well).
1.5% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% speak English very well).
0.3% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English very well).

Household type by relationship:

Households: 1,184
  • In family households: 1,045 (284 male householders, 54 female householders)
    285 spouses, 386 children (351 natural, 12 adopted, 23 stepchildren), 11 grandchildren, 7 brothers or sisters, 0 parents, 6 other relatives, 12 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 139 (93 male householders (86 living alone)), 40 female householders (40 living alone)), 6 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 48 (all institutionalized)

Size of family households: 147 2-persons, 69 3-persons, 79 4-persons, 29 5-persons, 9 6-persons, 5 7-or-more-persons,

Size of nonfamily households: 126 1-person, 7 2-persons,

244 married couples with children.
71 single-parent households (22 men, 49 women).


Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 6
Here:

3.1%
Kansas:

11.1%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 2
Here:

2.4%
Kansas:

7.9%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 9
Here:

32.1%
Kansas:

13.8%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)


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.)


Year Householders Moved Into Unit in Center township:

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