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Elm township, KS map Land area: 47.4 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.2 sq. mi.
Population: 1,259 (all rural)
Males: 647  (51.4%)
Females: 612  (48.6%)

Occupied houses/apartments: 1,259 (1,125 owner occupied, 134 renter occupied)
% of renters here:

11%
State:

31%


Races in Elm township:

  • White Non-Hispanic: 94.9%
  • Black: 0.1%
  • American Indian and Alaska Native: 0.9%
  • Asian: 1.3%
  • Two or more races: 1.6%

Median age of males: 41.4
Median age of females: 43.5

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Average household size: 2.57

Elm township:

2.6 people
Kansas:

2.5 people

Average family size: 2.94

Estimated median household income in 2009: $47,726 ($40,547 in 1999)
This township:

$47,726
Kansas:

$47,817

Median contract rent in 2009 for apartments: $399 (lower quartile is $339, upper quartile is $462)
Here:

$399
State:

$515

Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $99,787 (it was $64,600 in 2000)
Elm township:

$99,787
Kansas:

$125,500
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $58,668 - $166,648

Mean price in 2009:

Detached houses: $161,440
Here:

$161,440
State:

$156,894

Mobile homes: $55,332
Here:

$55,332
State:

$34,057
Population density: 27 people per square mile 
 
 (low).

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

7.9%
Whole state:

9.9%

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

1.7%
Whole state:

4.1%

Cities in this township include: La Harpe, Gas.


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Notable locations in this township outside city limits:

Notable locations in Elm township: Allen County Country Club (A), La Harpe Wastewater Plant (B), Allen County Landfill (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Elm township include: Community of Christ (A), Golden Valley Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Gas City Cemetery (1), La Harpe Cemetery (2), Saint Johns Catholic Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

 

60% of Elm township residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 78% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 59% lived in Kansas.

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

  • This state: 954
  • Northeast: 23
  • Midwest: 144
  • South: 47
  • West: 38

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $12,500

Elm township, Kansas satellite photo by USGS

Percentage of households with unmarried partners: 2.7%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 406
  • One, attached: 3
  • 3 or 4: 2
  • Mobile homes: 99

Median worth of mobile homes: $19,600


Housing units in Elm township with a mortgage: 144 (9 second mortgage, 7 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 118

Year house built

  • 1999 to March 2000: 12
  • 1995 to 1998: 45
  • 1990 to 1994: 7
  • 1980 to 1989: 92
  • 1970 to 1979: 135
  • 1960 to 1969: 25
  • 1950 to 1959: 14
  • 1940 to 1949: 48
  • 1939 or earlier: 132

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

  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 2
  • 3 rooms: 6
  • 4 rooms: 32
  • 5 rooms: 148
  • 6 rooms: 69
  • 7 rooms: 70
  • 8 rooms: 64
  • 9 or more rooms: 30

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

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

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

  • no bedroom: 3
  • 1 bedroom: 5
  • 2 bedrooms: 138
  • 3 bedrooms: 203
  • 4 bedrooms: 58
  • 5 or more bedrooms: 14

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Elm township:

  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 6
  • 2 bedrooms: 12
  • 3 bedrooms: 18
  • 4 bedrooms: 15
  • 5 or more bedrooms: 0

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

  • no vehicle: 0
  • 1 vehicle: 82
  • 2 vehicles: 182
  • 3 vehicles: 93
  • 4 vehicles: 44
  • 5 or more vehicles: 20

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

  • no vehicle: 3
  • 1 vehicle: 26
  • 2 vehicles: 10
  • 3 vehicles: 10
  • 4 vehicles: 0
  • 5 or more vehicles: 2

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

Most common industries for males (%):



  • Construction (20%)
  • Transportation equipment (10%)
  • Plastics and rubber products (10%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (6%)
  • Motor vehicle and parts dealers (4%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (3%)

Most common industries for females (%):



  • Educational services (17%)
  • Health care (16%)
  • Transportation equipment (6%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Social assistance (5%)
  • Personal and laundry services (5%)
  • Motor vehicle and parts dealers (4%)

Most common occupations for males (%)



  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (7%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (6%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (6%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (6%)
  • Construction laborers (5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (5%)

Most common occupations for females (%)



  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (10%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (9%)
  • Registered nurses (8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Accountants and auditors (5%)
  • Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (4%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (4%)

Class of Workers

Most common first ancestries reported in Elm township:

  • German (41.4%)
  • United States or American (23.9%)
  • English (6.7%)
  • Irish (5.9%)
  • Swedish (2.5%)
  • Dutch (1.3%)
  • French (except Basque) (1.3%)

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 510 (83%)
  • Carpooled: 69 (11%)
  • Walked: 2 (0%)
  • Worked at home: 31 (5%)

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (77%)
  • Electricity (12%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (5%)
  • Wood (3%)
  • Other fuel (3%)

99.2% of residents of Elm township speak English at home.
0.4% of residents speak Spanish at home (100% speak English very well).
0.4% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% speak English very well).

Household type by relationship:

Households: 1,206
  • In family households: 1,100 (350 male householders, 33 female householders)
    344 spouses, 323 children (296 natural, 7 adopted, 20 stepchildren), 23 grandchildren, 2 brothers or sisters, 0 parents, 5 other relatives, 20 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 106 (25 male householders (22 living alone)), 66 female householders (64 living alone)), 15 nonrelatives

Size of family households: 202 2-persons, 74 3-persons, 73 4-persons, 24 5-persons, 7 6-persons, 3 7-or-more-persons,

Size of nonfamily households: 86 1-person, 2 2-persons, 2 3-persons, 1 6-persons,

246 married couples with children.
41 single-parent households (18 men, 23 women).


Private vs. public school enrollment:


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

0.9%
Kansas:

11.1%

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

4.0%
Kansas:

7.9%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 0
Here:

0.0%
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 Elm township:

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