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Prospect township, KS map Land area: 78.3 sq. mi.
Water area: 6.1 sq. mi.
Population: 2,033 (61% urban, 39% rural)
Males: 1,489  (73.2%)
Females: 544  (26.8%)

Occupied houses/apartments: 1,105 (962 owner occupied, 143 renter occupied)
% of renters here:

13%
State:

31%


Races in Prospect township:

  • White Non-Hispanic: 73.1%
  • Black: 18.8%
  • American Indian and Alaska Native: 1.4%
  • Asian: 0.3%
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0.0%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 4.7%
  • Two or more races: 1.4%
  • Some other race: 0.2%

Median age of males: 36.1
Median age of females: 39.5

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Average household size: 2.67

Prospect township:

2.7 people
Kansas:

2.5 people

Average family size: 3.04

Estimated median household income in 2009: $52,804 ($44,861 in 1999)
This township:

$52,804
Kansas:

$47,817

Median contract rent in 2009 for apartments: $435 (lower quartile is $381, upper quartile is $518)
Here:

$435
State:

$515

Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $107,048 (it was $72,000 in 2000)
Prospect township:

$107,048
Kansas:

$125,500
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $75,076 - $169,735

Mean price in 2009:

Detached houses: $144,917
Here:

$144,917
State:

$156,894

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $193,312
Here:

$193,312
State:

$108,027

Mobile homes: $59,746
Here:

$59,746
State:

$34,057

Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $79,999
Here:

$79,999
State:

$58,726
Population density: 26 people per square mile 
 
 (low).

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

10.3%
Whole state:

9.9%

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

5.8%
Whole state:

4.1%

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Notable locations in this township outside city limits:

Notable locations in Prospect township: Deer Grove Recreational Vehicle Park (A), Shady Creek Marina (B), El Dorado State Park Walnut River Camping Area (C), El Dorado State Park Shady Creek Camping Area (D), El Dorado State Park Bluestem Point Camping Area (E), El Dorado Correctional Facility (F), KAHS - AM (Wichita) (G), El Dorado State Park Rangers Office (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Prospect township: Prospect Baptist Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemeteries: Sherman Cemetery (1), Foster Cemetery (2), Economy Cemetery (3), Pontiac Cemetery (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: El Dorado Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Bemis Creek (A), Satchel Creek (B), Upper Branch (C), Lower Branch (D), Harrison Creek (E), Shady Creek (F), Bird Creek (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Prospect township: El Dorado State Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

 

Number of foreign born residents: 25 (40% naturalized citizens)

Prospect township:  1.2%
State:  5.0%

49% of Prospect township residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 22% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 82% lived in Kansas.

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

  • This state: 1361
  • Northeast: 49
  • Midwest: 198
  • South: 286
  • West: 134

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $75,000

Prospect township, Kansas satellite photo by USGS

Percentage of households with unmarried partners: 3.9%

No gay or lesbian households reported

928 people in state prisons

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 326
  • 3 or 4: 6
  • Mobile homes: 105
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 2

Median worth of mobile homes: $21,300


Housing units in Prospect township with a mortgage: 131 (5 second mortgage, 2 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 60

Year house built

  • 1999 to March 2000: 18
  • 1995 to 1998: 34
  • 1990 to 1994: 26
  • 1980 to 1989: 70
  • 1970 to 1979: 73
  • 1960 to 1969: 55
  • 1950 to 1959: 78
  • 1940 to 1949: 31
  • 1939 or earlier: 54

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

  • 1 room: 2
  • 2 rooms: 0
  • 3 rooms: 18
  • 4 rooms: 39
  • 5 rooms: 100
  • 6 rooms: 99
  • 7 rooms: 58
  • 8 rooms: 22
  • 9 or more rooms: 18

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

  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 1
  • 3 rooms: 0
  • 4 rooms: 11
  • 5 rooms: 23
  • 6 rooms: 20
  • 7 rooms: 2
  • 8 rooms: 0
  • 9 or more rooms: 1

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

  • no bedroom: 2
  • 1 bedroom: 12
  • 2 bedrooms: 99
  • 3 bedrooms: 210
  • 4 bedrooms: 12
  • 5 or more bedrooms: 21

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Prospect township:

  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 1
  • 2 bedrooms: 20
  • 3 bedrooms: 34
  • 4 bedrooms: 3
  • 5 or more bedrooms: 0

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

  • no vehicle: 13
  • 1 vehicle: 40
  • 2 vehicles: 138
  • 3 vehicles: 104
  • 4 vehicles: 32
  • 5 or more vehicles: 29

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

  • no vehicle: 15
  • 1 vehicle: 12
  • 2 vehicles: 16
  • 3 vehicles: 10
  • 4 vehicles: 5
  • 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 (%):



  • Construction (18%)
  • Transportation equipment (13%)
  • Petroleum and coal products (11%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (5%)
  • Gasoline stations (5%)
  • Department and other general merchandise stores (5%)
  • Public administration (5%)

Most common industries for females (%):



  • Health care (19%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Department and other general merchandise stores (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Personal and laundry services (6%)

Most common occupations for males (%)



  • Metal workers and plastic workers (9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (7%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (7%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (6%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (6%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (5%)

Most common occupations for females (%)



  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (14%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (6%)
  • Cashiers (6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5%)
  • Registered nurses (4%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4%)

Class of Workers

Most common first ancestries reported in Prospect township:

  • United States or American (15.7%)
  • German (15.0%)
  • English (9.0%)
  • Irish (8.2%)
  • French (except Basque) (4.0%)
  • Dutch (2.3%)
  • Swedish (1.6%)

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

  • Mexico (60%)
  • Colombia (24%)
  • Korea (16%)

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 420 (82%)
  • Carpooled: 70 (14%)
  • Walked: 9 (2%)
  • Worked at home: 14 (3%)

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (41%)
  • Utility gas (34%)
  • Electricity (18%)
  • Wood (7%)

928 people in state prisons

94.6% of residents of Prospect township speak English at home.
3.9% of residents speak Spanish at home (68% speak English very well, 19% speak English well, 13% speak English not well).
0.4% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% speak English very well).
0.2% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English very well).
0.8% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

Household type by relationship:

Households: 1,119
  • In family households: 1,001 (307 male householders, 30 female householders)
    307 spouses, 329 children (274 natural, 26 adopted, 29 stepchildren), 23 grandchildren, 0 brothers or sisters, 0 parents, 0 other relatives, 5 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 118 (43 male householders (37 living alone)), 45 female householders (33 living alone)), 30 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 947 (all institutionalized)

Size of family households: 160 2-persons, 48 3-persons, 60 4-persons, 39 5-persons, 30 6-persons,

Size of nonfamily households: 70 1-person, 14 2-persons, 4 3-persons,

242 married couples with children.
37 single-parent households (16 men, 21 women).


Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 2
Here:

1.3%
Kansas:

11.1%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 14
Here:

12.6%
Kansas:

7.9%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 8
Here:

16.7%
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 Prospect township:

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