McConnell AFB, Kansas

Submit your own pictures of this place and show them to the world

  • OSM Map
  • Google Map
  • MSN Map
Population in 2010: 1,777.
Males: 1,103  (62.1%)
Females: 674  (37.9%)
Median resident age:

25.5 years
Kansas median age:

37.2 years

Zip codes: 67210.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $59,716
McConnell AFB:

$59,716
KS:

$62,087

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $30,958

McConnell AFB CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $154,600
McConnell AFB:

$154,600
KS:

$163,200

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $177,217; detached houses: $181,810; townhouses or other attached units: $157,696; in 2-unit structures: $111,374; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $169,705; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $189,826; mobile homes: $50,081; occupied boats, rvs, vans, etc.: $218,256

Median gross rent in 2019: $1,252.

March 2019 cost of living index in McConnell AFB: 85.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 3.3%
(1.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 17.7% for two or more races residents)
Settings
X
Data:
Loading data...
Based on 2000-2020 data
Loading data...

123
Hide US histogram
  • Races in McConnell AFB, KS (2019)
    • 84054.6%White alone
    • 26617.3%Black alone
    • 25216.4%Hispanic
    • 19612.7%Two or more races

Races in McConnell AFB detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Recent articles from our blog. Our writers, many of them Ph.D. graduates or candidates, create easy-to-read articles on a wide variety of topics.

Ancestries: German (13.0%), American (8.6%), Irish (4.4%), Scottish (3.7%), Dutch (3.5%), Nigerian (3.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

35 residents are foreign born (1.2% Europe, 1.1% Latin America).

This place:

2.3%
Kansas:

7.1%

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Wichita, KS (5.9 miles , pop. 344,284).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (335.2 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities:

Oaklawn-Sunview, KS (1.6 miles ),
Eastborough, KS (2.0 miles ),
Derby, KS (2.3 miles ),
Wichita, KS (2.4 miles ),
Haysville, KS (2.6 miles ),
Andover, KS (2.8 miles ),
Rose Hill, KS (2.8 miles ),
Bel Aire, KS (3.0 miles )

Latitude: 37.63 N, Longitude: 97.26 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 316

Distribution of median household income in McConnell AFB, KS in 2019
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

7.6%
Kansas:

5.3%
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 67.2. This is about average.

City:

67.2
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.252. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.252
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 6.87. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.87
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 1.14. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.14
U.S.:

1.79
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 28.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.2
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 25.8. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.8
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 6.16. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 2.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.16
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

McConnell AFB-area historical tornado activity is near Kansas state average. It is 101% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/26/1991, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 16.4 miles away from the McConnell AFB place center killed 17 people and injured 225 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 5/3/1999, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 6.2 miles away from the place center killed 6 people and injured 150 people and caused $141 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

McConnell AFB-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Kansas state average. It is 828% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/3/2016 at 12:02:44, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.5 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 85.3 miles away from the city center
On 11/6/2011 at 03:53:10, a magnitude 5.7 (5.7 MW, Depth: 3.2 mi) earthquake occurred 147.7 miles away from the city center
On 11/12/2014 at 21:40:00, a magnitude 4.9 (4.9 MW, Depth: 2.5 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 31.8 miles away from the city center
On 2/13/2016 at 17:07:06, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MW, Depth: 5.2 mi) earthquake occurred 112.4 miles away from the city center
On 11/7/2016 at 01:44:24, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MW, Depth: 2.8 mi) earthquake occurred 116.2 miles away from McConnell AFB center
On 11/30/2015 at 09:49:12, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MW, Depth: 3.5 mi) earthquake occurred 75.0 miles away from McConnell AFB center
Magnitude types: moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Sedgwick County (16) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Explosion: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near McConnell AFB:

  • WICHITA SPECIALTY HOSPITAL SNF (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; WICHITA, KS)
  • FAITH HOME HEALTH AND HOSPICE LLC (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; WICHITA, KS)
  • HOME HEALTH OF KANSAS (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; WICHITA, KS)
  • PARKWAY HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; WICHITA, KS)
  • WICHITA NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; WICHITA, KS)
  • HEARTLAND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; WICHITA, KS)
  • VIA CHRISTI ST JOSEPH HHC (Home Health Center, about 4 miles away; WICHITA, KS)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to McConnell AFB:

  • Wichita State University (about 7 miles; Wichita, KS; Full-time enrollment: 11,743)
  • Wichita Technical Institute (about 7 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 2,015)
  • Friends University (about 7 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 2,024)
  • Newman University (about 8 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 2,066)
  • Wichita Area Technical College (about 10 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 2,220)
  • Butler Community College (about 24 miles; El Dorado, KS; FT enrollment: 6,676)
  • Cowley County Community College (about 42 miles; Arkansas City, KS; FT enrollment: 3,173)

Points of interest:

Click to draw/clear place borders

Notable locations in McConnell AFB: Twin Lakes Golf Course (A), Hong's Landscape and Nursery (B), McConnell Air Force Base Fire Station (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Sedgwick County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Average household size:
This place:

3.4 people
Kansas:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

96.2%
Whole state:

66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

0.9%
Whole state:

5.8%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
326 people in military barracks and dormitories (nondisciplinary) in 2010

For population 15 years and over in McConnell AFB:

Marital status in McConnell AFB, KS
  • Never married: 37.7%
  • Now married: 61.1%
  • Separated: 0.9%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 0.3%

For population 25 years and over in McConnell AFB:

  • High school or higher: 99.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 35.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.3%
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

6.4
Kansas average:

11.1

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - McConnell AFB
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for McConnell AFB, KS (based on Sedgwick County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant104,418317
Catholic74,60032
Mainline Protestant49,200118
Other13,53247
Black Protestant11,31228
Orthodox1,3614
None243,942-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 63
Sedgwick County:

1.33 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

1.96 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 6
Sedgwick County:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 16
Sedgwick County:

0.34 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

0.51 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 113
This county:

2.38 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.84 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 306
Here:

6.44 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

7.33 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Sedgwick County:

8.7%
Kansas:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Sedgwick County:

28.3%
State:

27.9%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

16.5%
Kansas:

13.4%

4.92% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($48,316 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.92%
Kansas average:

6.44%

0.06% of residents moved from foreign countries ($794 average AGI)
Sedgwick County:

0.06%
Kansas average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Butler County, KS  0.47% ($53,410 average AGI)
from Sumner County, KS  0.15% ($40,222)
from Reno County, KS  0.14% ($45,187)


5.24% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($53,603 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.24%
Kansas average:

7.12%

0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($749 average AGI)
Sedgwick County:

0.07%
Kansas average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Butler County, KS  0.44% ($62,716 average AGI)
to Johnson County, KS  0.19% ($66,862)
to Harvey County, KS  0.13% ($38,659)

Businesses in McConnell AFB, KS

  • H&R Block: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in McConnell AFB:

  • KFH (1330 AM; 5 kW; WICHITA, KS; Owner: ENTERCOM WICHITA LICENSE, LLC)
  • KFTI (1070 AM; 10 kW; WICHITA, KS; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KQAM (1480 AM; 5 kW; WICHITA, KS; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KMYR (1410 AM; 5 kW; WICHITA, KS; Owner: AGAPE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KNSS (1240 AM; 1 kW; WICHITA, KS; Owner: ENTERCOM WICHITA LICENSE, LLC)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KSGL (900 AM; 0 kW; WICHITA, KS; Owner: AGAPE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KOMA (1520 AM; 50 kW; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • KGGF (690 AM; 10 kW; COFFEYVILLE, KS; Owner: KGGF-KUSN, INC.)
  • KTBZ (1430 AM; 25 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KMUS (1380 AM; 20 kW; MUSKOGEE, OK; Owner: ABC, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in McConnell AFB:

  • KEYN-FM (103.7 FM; WICHITA, KS; Owner: ENTERCOM WICHITA LICENSE, LLC)
  • KDGS (93.9 FM; ANDOVER, KS; Owner: ENTERCOM WICHITA LICENSE, LLC)
  • KRZZ-FM (96.3 FM; DERBY, KS; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KMUW (89.1 FM; WICHITA, KS; Owner: WICHITA STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KYQQ (106.5 FM; ARKANSAS CITY, KS; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KRBB (97.9 FM; WICHITA, KS; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KFDI-FM (101.3 FM; WICHITA, KS; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KFBZ (105.3 FM; HAYSVILLE, KS; Owner: ENTERCOM WICHITA LICENSE, LLC)
  • KZSN (102.1 FM; HUTCHINSON, KS; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KICT-FM (95.1 FM; WICHITA, KS; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KKRD (107.3 FM; WICHITA, KS; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KYFW (88.3 FM; WICHITA, KS; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • KANR (92.7 FM; BELLE PLAINE, KS; Owner: DANIEL D. SMITH)
  • KTLI (99.1 FM; EL DORADO, KS; Owner: ADONAI RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KFXJ (104.5 FM; AUGUSTA, KS; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • K218DR (91.5 FM; BELLAIRE, KS; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KHCC-FM (90.1 FM; HUTCHINSON, KS; Owner: HUTCHINSON COMMUNITY JR. COLLEGE)
  • KBDD (91.9 FM; WINFILED, KS; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KFH-FM (98.7 FM; CLEARWATER, KS; Owner: ENTERCOM WICHITA LICENSE, LLC)
  • KMXW (92.3 FM; NEWTON, KS; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around McConnell AFB:

  • KTQW-LP (Channel 53; WICHITA, KS; Owner: KNOWLEDGE L.C.)
  • K59DA (Channel 59; WICHITA, KS; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K15DD (Channel 15; WICHITA, KS; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KSNW (Channel 3; WICHITA, KS; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION OF WICHITA)
  • KSAS-TV (Channel 24; WICHITA, KS; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KFVT-LP (Channel 40; WICHITA, KS; Owner: LOCKE SUPPLY CO.)
  • KWCV (Channel 33; WICHITA, KS; Owner: WLBB BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • KAKE-TV (Channel 10; WICHITA, KS; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)
  • KCTU-LP (Channel 55; WICHITA, KS; Owner: RIVER CITY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KSMI-LP (Channel 51; WICHITA, KS; Owner: RIVER CITY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KSCC (Channel 36; HUTCHINSON, KS; Owner: MERCURY BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KWCH-TV (Channel 12; HUTCHINSON, KS; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL BROADCASTING OF SO. CAROLINA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KPTS (Channel 8; HUTCHINSON, KS; Owner: KANSAS PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS SERVICE, INC.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 7Number of bridges
  • 36ft / 10.6mTotal length
  • $121,000Total costs
  • 17,532Total average daily traffic
  • 111Total average daily truck traffic
  • 24,092Total future (year 2034) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: KE0OCH, Licensee ID: L02121243, Grant Date: 08/02/2017, Expiration Date: 08/02/2027, Cancellation Date: 11/25/2017, Certifier: Clayton R Allen, Registrant: Clayton R Allen, 2908 Westover St, Mcconnell Afb, KS 67221

Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in McConnell AFB, KS
  • 73.0%Utility gas
  • 20.6%Electricity
  • 4.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.2%No fuel used


McConnell AFB compared to Kansas state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

McConnell AFB on our top lists:

  • #26 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest percentage of family households, population 1,000+"
  • #65 on the list of "Top 100 cities with highest percentage of renters"
  • #28 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest carbon monoxide air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #44 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #45 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of births per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
  • #55 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Particulate Matter (PM10) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #57 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Nitrogen Dioxide air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
Cost of Living Calculator