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Saline County, Kansas (KS)

County population in 2019: 54,751 (85% urban, 15% rural); it was 53,597 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 10,005
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 5,028
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 14,799
Renter-occupied apartments: 7,383 (it was 6,637 in 2000)
% of renters here:

31%
State:

32%

Land area: 720 sq. mi.

Water area: 1.7 sq. mi.

Population density: 76 people per square mile   (average).

March 2019 cost of living index in Saline County: 78.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (24.6%), Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services (22.5%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (14.0%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 68%
  • Government: 8%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 24%
  • Unpaid family work: 1%
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  • Races in Saline County, KS (2019)
    • 43,61479.7%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 6,33211.6%Hispanic or Latino
    • 1,7543.2%Two or more races
    • 1,4932.7%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 1,2442.3%Asian alone
    • 2540.5%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 300.05%Some other race alone
    • 160.03%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
Median resident age:

39.1 years
Kansas median age:

37.2 years
Males: 27,066  (49.4%)
Females: 27,685  (50.6%)
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Average household size:
Saline County:

2.0 people
Kansas:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $54,380 ($37,308 in 1999)
This county:

$54,380
Kansas:

$62,087

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $597 (lower quartile is $478, upper quartile is $715)
This county:

$597
State:

$673


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $146,977 (it was $83,700 in 2000)
Saline:

$146,977
Kansas:

$163,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $95,498 - $219,863

Mean price in 2019:

Detached houses: $180,586
Here:

$180,586
State:

$207,668

Townhouses or other attached units: $138,640
Here:

$138,640
State:

$194,239

In 2-unit structures: $125,342
Here:

$125,342
State:

$120,280

Mobile homes: $44,626
Here:

$44,626
State:

$58,367

Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,198
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $480

Institutionalized population: 575

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 1
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 5
  • Burglaries: 42
  • Thefts: 86
  • Auto thefts: 11

Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 2
  • Robberies: 1
  • Assaults: 11
  • Burglaries: 62
  • Thefts: 112
  • Auto thefts: 16
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Health of residents in Saline County based on CDC Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System Survey Questionnaires from 2013 to 2019:

General health status score of residents in this county from 1 (poor) to 5 (excellent) is 3.4. This is about average.
63.6% of residents exercised in the past month. This is less than average.
45.0% of residents smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives. This is about average.
47.4% of adult residents drank alcohol in the past 30 days. This is less than average.
Average weight of males is 209 pounds. This is more than average.
Average weight of females is 177 pounds. This is more than average.

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 142 buildings, average cost: $106,300
  • 1998: 149 buildings, average cost: $130,700
  • 1999: 124 buildings, average cost: $133,800
  • 2000: 139 buildings, average cost: $122,700
  • 2001: 125 buildings, average cost: $126,400
  • 2002: 105 buildings, average cost: $123,100
  • 2003: 141 buildings, average cost: $133,000
  • 2004: 142 buildings, average cost: $123,900
  • 2005: 119 buildings, average cost: $141,400
  • 2006: 147 buildings, average cost: $132,400
  • 2007: 132 buildings, average cost: $143,000
  • 2008: 89 buildings, average cost: $141,200
  • 2009: 83 buildings, average cost: $142,500
  • 2010: 96 buildings, average cost: $132,200
  • 2011: 54 buildings, average cost: $138,800
  • 2012: 72 buildings, average cost: $151,800
  • 2013: 67 buildings, average cost: $173,000
  • 2014: 63 buildings, average cost: $162,600
  • 2015: 74 buildings, average cost: $185,900
  • 2016: 49 buildings, average cost: $206,300
  • 2017: 57 buildings, average cost: $201,700
  • 2018: 34 buildings, average cost: $210,100
  • 2019: 44 buildings, average cost: $211,500
Number of permits per 10,000 Saline, KS residents
Average permit cost in Saline, KS
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,981 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,920 (1.3%)

Distribution of median household income in Saline, KS in 2019
Distribution of house value in Saline, KS in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Saline, KS in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 11.0%
Saline County:

11.0%
Kansas:

11.4%
(9.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 9.8% for Black residents, 22.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 27.0% for American Indian residents, 35.7% for other race residents, 24.0% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 39.1 years old
(Males: 37.9 years old, Females: 40.8 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 43.6 years old, Black residents: 45.1 years old, American Indian residents: 32.2 years old, Asian residents: 37.8 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 22.1 years old, Other race residents: 31.3 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Saline County is $412 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $542 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $722 a month.

Cities in this county include: Salina, Assaria, Gypsum, Brookville, Smolan, New Cambria, Falun, Kipp.

Saline County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

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Neighboring counties: Boone County, Missouri , Clinton County, Illinois , Campbell County, Kentucky , Howard County, Missouri , Richland County, Illinois , Stafford County, Virginia , Harrisonburg city, Virginia .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

5.0%
Kansas:

5.3%

Unemployment by year in Saline, KS
County total employment by year in Saline, KS
County average yearly wages by year in Saline, KS

Current college students: 2,260
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 92.1%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 27.9%

Number of foreign born residents: 3,223 (48.6% naturalized citizens)

Saline County:

5.9%
Whole state:

7.2%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 7122010 or later
  • 1,0682000 to 2009
  • 5881990 to 1999
  • 6111980 to 1989
  • 3831970 to 1979
  • 176Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 14.8 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 94.7%

Saline County marital status for males Saline County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 18,243
  • One, attached: 1,194
  • Two: 1,300
  • 3 or 4: 943
  • 5 to 9: 438
  • 10 to 19: 515
  • 20 to 49: 606
  • 50 or more: 384
  • Mobile homes: 1,078

Housing units in Saline County with a mortgage: 8,561 (203 second mortgage, 468 home equity loan, 35 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 6,251

Here:

57.1% with mortgage
State:

57.9% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Saline County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant9,81326
Evangelical Protestant8,08844
Catholic7,3055
Other1,4857
Black Protestant7443
Orthodox781
None28,093-
Saline County Religion Details
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.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 6
Saline County:

1.10 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.96 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Here:

0.37 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
This county:

0.37 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

0.51 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 20
Saline County:

3.67 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

3.84 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 31
This county:

5.69 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.33 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Saline County:

8.0%
Kansas:

8.1%

Adult obesity rate:
Saline County:

31.9%
State:

27.9%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

13.9%
State:

13.4%

Agriculture in Saline County:

Average size of farms: 576 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $54,428
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $106.40
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 0.74%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 46.29%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $54,133
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 47.66%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $114,024
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 91.42%
Average age of principal farm operators: 56 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 9.48
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 0.40%
Corn for grain: 1947 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 128742 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 14928 harvested acres
Vegetables: 13 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 14 acres

Earthquake activity:

Saline County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Kansas state average. It is 662% 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 169.0 miles away from Saline County center
On 11/6/2011 at 03:53:10, a magnitude 5.7 (5.7 MW, Depth: 3.2 mi) earthquake occurred 231.4 miles away from the county 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 106.3 miles away from the county center
On 2/13/2016 at 17:07:06, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MW, Depth: 5.2 mi) earthquake occurred 171.2 miles away from the county center
On 1/19/2020 at 19:08:42, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 57.6 miles away from Saline County center
On 6/22/2019 at 08:50:24, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MW, Depth: 1.9 mi) earthquake occurred 101.5 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Kansas Covid-19 Pandemic, Incident Period: January 20, 2020, FEMA Id: 4504, Natural disaster type: Other
  • Kansas Severe Storms, Straight-line Winds, Tornadoes, Flooding,landslides,and Mudslides, Incident Period: April 28, 2019, FEMA Id: 4449, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Mudslide, Landslide, Flood, Wind
  • Kansas Severe Storms, Straight-line Winds, Tornadoes, and Flooding, Incident Period: July 22, 2013 to August 16, 2013, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4150: October 22, 2013, FEMA Id: 4150, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • Kansas Severe Storms, Flooding, and Tornadoes, Incident Period: May 22, 2008 to June 16, 2008, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1776: July 09, 2008, FEMA Id: 1776, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • Kansas Severe Winter Storms, Incident Period: December 06, 2007 to December 19, 2007, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1741: February 01, 2008, FEMA Id: 1741, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Kansas Severe Winter Storms, Incident Period: December 06, 2007 to December 19, 2007, Emergency Declared EM-3282: December 12, 2007, FEMA Id: 3282, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Kansas Severe Storms, Tornadoes, and Flooding, Incident Period: May 04, 2007 to June 01, 2007, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1699: May 06, 2007, FEMA Id: 1699, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • Kansas Hurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: September 01, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3236: September 10, 2005, FEMA Id: 3236, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Kansas Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: October 30, 1998 to November 15, 1998, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1258: November 05, 1998, FEMA Id: 1258, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Kansas Flooding, Severe Storms, Incident Period: June 28, 1993 to October 05, 1993, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1000: July 22, 1993, FEMA Id: 1000, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • 2 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Saline County (12) is smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 5, Winds: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Saline

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 24,831 (83.4%)
  • Carpooled: 2,532 (8.5%)
  • Bus: 183 (0.6%)
  • Subway or elevated rail: 109 (0.4%)
  • Light rail, streetcar or trolley: 2 (0.0%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 434 (1.5%)
  • Bicycle: 158 (0.5%)
  • Walked: 489 (1.6%)
  • Worked at home: 962 (3.2%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Public administration (5%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (27%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Public administration (5%)

Most common occupations in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2019


  • Production occupations (15%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Material moving occupations (9%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Office and administrative support occupations (19%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (11%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (44%)
  • Laos (6%)
  • Guatemala (5%)
  • Peru (4%)
  • Japan (3%)
  • Philippines (3%)
  • Vietnam (3%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Saline County


  • German (22%)
  • American (14%)
  • English (8%)
  • Irish (4%)
  • European (3%)
  • Swedish (2%)
  • Italian (1%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

People in group quarters in Saline County, Kansas in 2000:

  • 429 people in nursing homes
  • 412 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 197 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 196 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 51 people in other group homes
  • 45 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals or wards
  • 39 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 26 people in religious group quarters
  • 19 people in homes for abused, dependent, and neglected children
  • 11 people in hospitals or wards for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 9 people in short-term care, detention or diagnostic centers for delinquent children
  • 9 people in homes for the mentally ill

People in group quarters in Saline County, Kansas in 2010:

  • 561 people in college/university student housing
  • 377 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 199 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 158 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 65 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 50 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 30 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 15 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 6 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
  • 2 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 2 people in in-patient hospice facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $60,575.

5.43% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($40,063 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.43%
Kansas average:

6.44%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
3.56% relocated from other counties in Kansas ($25,217 average AGI)
1.87% relocated from other states ($14,845 average AGI)
Saline County:

1.87%
Kansas average:

3.30%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Sedgwick County, KS  0.38% ($41,744 average AGI)
from Dickinson County, KS  0.33% ($42,973)
from Ottawa County, KS  0.31% ($39,129)
from McPherson County, KS  0.30% ($37,044)
from Geary County, KS  0.17% ($25,486)
from Riley County, KS  0.14% ($35,125)
from Ellis County, KS  0.12% ($38,308)


6.56% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($45,022 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.56%
Kansas average:

7.12%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
3.76% relocated to other counties in Kansas ($27,869 average AGI)
2.80% relocated to other states ($17,152 average AGI)
Saline County:

2.80%
Kansas average:

3.97%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Sedgwick County, KS  0.46% ($39,192 average AGI)
to Dickinson County, KS  0.41% ($34,565)
to Johnson County, KS  0.35% ($139,313)
to Ottawa County, KS  0.30% ($39,826)
to McPherson County, KS  0.26% ($44,207)
to Shawnee County, KS  0.19% ($33,841)
to Riley County, KS  0.18% ($45,300)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 14.3
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 14.3

Births per 1000 population in Saline County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 9.1
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 9.2
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 10.0

Deaths per 1000 population in Saline County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 7.8
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 7.9

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Saline County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 9.6%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 4.5%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Saline County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Saline County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Saline County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Saline County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Saline County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Saline County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 8,839 (7,551 aged, 1,288 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 1,195 (8%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Saline County, Kansas in 1999 - 2019:

  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (1,084)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (719)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (708)
  • Alzheimer disease, unspecified (360)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (358)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (338)
  • Unspecified dementia (334)
  • Congestive heart failure (229)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (212)
  • Colon, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (39)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 11%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 8%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 1.85
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 17,144
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 421
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 45,656

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,456
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 831
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 30

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 47
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 106

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 11

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 132.7. This is more than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide
Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 69.0
  • Other - 63.7

Household type by relationship:

Households: 54,751
  • Male householders: 10,761 (3,170 living alone), Female householders: 11,375 (4,087 living alone)
  • 10,748 spouses (10,641 opposite-sex spouses), 1,498 unmarried partners, (1,435 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 15,099 children (13,832 natural, 737 adopted, 554 stepchildren), 616 grandchildren, 426 brothers or sisters, 578 parents, 19 foster children, 592 other relatives, 1,521 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 1,476

Size of family households: 6,969 2-persons, 2,471 3-persons, 2,252 4-persons, 1,177 5-persons, 448 6-persons, 89 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 7,259 1-person, 1,287 2-persons, 139 3-persons, 28 4-persons, 19 5-persons, 1 6-persons.

8,338 married couples with children.
3,474 single-parent households (991 men, 2,483 women).

90.0% of residents of Saline speak English at home.
7.1% of residents speak Spanish at home (70% speak English very well, 18% speak English well, 10% speak English not well, 2% don't speak English at all).
1.0% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (95% speak English very well, 3% speak English well, 1% speak English not well).
1.8% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (38% speak English very well, 22% speak English well, 35% speak English not well, 4% don't speak English at all).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (75% speak English very well, 25% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $301,690,000 ($5,593 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $20,608,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $133,409,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $59,499,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $6,461,000
Federal grants: $71,228,000
Federal procurement contracts: $7,691,000 ($4,619,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $23,403,000 ($7,171,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $9,679,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $15,319,000
Federal Government insurance: $56,590,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 3,893
Here:

72 per 1000 residents
State:

75 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 2,595
Here:

48 per 1000 residents
State:

47 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +525
Here:

+10 per 1000 residents
State:

+14 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -1,439
Here -27 per 1000 residents
State -21 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Saline County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 6.83 millions of gallons per day (66% from ground, 34% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.8
State:

6.9

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.4
State:

4.4

Year house built in Saline County, Kansas
  • Year house built in Saline County, Kansas
  • 4822014 or later
  • 5282010 to 2013
  • 1,5192000 to 2009
  • 2,6961990 to 1999
  • 2,5221980 to 1989
  • 3,6461970 to 1979
  • 2,8301960 to 1969
  • 4,3121950 to 1959
  • 1,6821940 to 1949
  • 4,1991939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Saline County, Kansas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Saline County, Kansas
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Saline County, Kansas
  • 251 room
  • 12 rooms
  • 843 rooms
  • 1,3064 rooms
  • 2,4505 rooms
  • 2,7506 rooms
  • 2,3007 rooms
  • 2,0528 rooms
  • 3,8419+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Saline County, Kansas
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Saline County, Kansas
  • 2161 room
  • 3432 rooms
  • 1,1893 rooms
  • 2,1324 rooms
  • 1,4395 rooms
  • 9696 rooms
  • 3797 rooms
  • 2858 rooms
  • 3779+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Saline County, Kansas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Saline County, Kansas
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Saline County, Kansas
  • 25no bedroom
  • 1501 bedroom
  • 3,0392 bedrooms
  • 7,1093 bedrooms
  • 3,2654 bedrooms
  • 1,2185+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Saline County, Kansas
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Saline County, Kansas
  • 245no bedroom
  • 1,8821 bedroom
  • 2,9432 bedrooms
  • 1,7003 bedrooms
  • 4384 bedrooms
  • 1155+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Saline County, Kansas in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Saline County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Saline County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 309no vehicle
  • 3,3791 vehicle
  • 6,5742 vehicles
  • 3,0403 vehicles
  • 9744 vehicles
  • 5065+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Saline County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Saline County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 1,533no vehicle
  • 3,3161 vehicle
  • 1,6992 vehicles
  • 6183 vehicles
  • 1594 vehicles
  • 295+ vehicles

83.4% of Saline County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 37% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 58% lived in Kansas.

Saline County:

83.4%
State average:

83.8%

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

  • This state: 37,253
  • Other state: 13,719
  • Northeast: 1,159
  • Midwest: 5,173
  • South: 3,988
  • West: 3,385
Year householders moved into unit in Saline County, KS
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Saline County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 71.8%Utility gas
  • 17.4%Electricity
  • 7.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.7%Wood
  • 1.0%Other fuel
  • 0.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 62.0%Utility gas
  • 33.1%Electricity
  • 4.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.5%No fuel used
  • 0.3%Wood

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 711
Here:

12.3%
Kansas:

10.5%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 203
Here:

7.1%
Kansas:

9.9%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 741
Here:

28.9%
Kansas:

15.0%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
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

Saline County government finances - Expenditure in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $2,236,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $178,000
    Regular Highways: $117,000
    Sewerage: $10,000
    Solid Waste Management: $2,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $3,148,000
    General - Other: $568,000
    Local Fire Protection: $10,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $5,900,000
    Correctional Institutions: $4,551,000
    Regular Highways: $4,204,000
    Health - Other: $3,300,000
    Police Protection: $3,024,000
    Corrections - Other: $2,441,000
    General Public Buildings: $2,012,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,732,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,346,000
    Financial Administration: $1,041,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $695,000
    Local Fire Protection: $357,000
    Parks and Recreation: $28,000
    Solid Waste Management: $10,000
    Sewerage: $6,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $280,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $7,055,000
    Other - Local Fire Protection: $89,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $5,487,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $4,231,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $1,256,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $228,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $225,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,019,000
    Sale of Property: $577,000
    Interest Earnings: $509,000
    Rents: $199,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $42,000
    Special Assessments: $17,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $1,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $1,222,000
    Local Fire Protection: $433,000
    General - Other: $217,000
    Police Protection: $21,000
    Central Staff Services: $20,000
    Financial Administration: $17,000
    Health - Other: $10,000
    Corrections - Other: $8,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $3,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $22,740,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,773,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $2,043,000
    Highways: $1,322,000
    Health and Hospitals: $1,065,000
    General Local Government Support: $53,000
  • Tax - Property: $25,397,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $11,542,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $465,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $417,000
    Other License: $13,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $4,000

Saline County government finances - Revenue in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $2,236,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $178,000
    Regular Highways: $117,000
    Sewerage: $10,000
    Solid Waste Management: $2,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $3,148,000
    General - Other: $568,000
    Local Fire Protection: $10,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $5,900,000
    Correctional Institutions: $4,551,000
    Regular Highways: $4,204,000
    Health - Other: $3,300,000
    Police Protection: $3,024,000
    Corrections - Other: $2,441,000
    General Public Buildings: $2,012,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,732,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,346,000
    Financial Administration: $1,041,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $695,000
    Local Fire Protection: $357,000
    Parks and Recreation: $28,000
    Solid Waste Management: $10,000
    Sewerage: $6,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $280,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $7,055,000
    Other - Local Fire Protection: $89,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $5,487,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $4,231,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $1,256,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $228,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $225,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,019,000
    Sale of Property: $577,000
    Interest Earnings: $509,000
    Rents: $199,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $42,000
    Special Assessments: $17,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $1,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $1,222,000
    Local Fire Protection: $433,000
    General - Other: $217,000
    Police Protection: $21,000
    Central Staff Services: $20,000
    Financial Administration: $17,000
    Health - Other: $10,000
    Corrections - Other: $8,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $3,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $22,740,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,773,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $2,043,000
    Highways: $1,322,000
    Health and Hospitals: $1,065,000
    General Local Government Support: $53,000
  • Tax - Property: $25,397,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $11,542,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $465,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $417,000
    Other License: $13,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $4,000

Saline County government finances - Debt in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $2,236,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $178,000
    Regular Highways: $117,000
    Sewerage: $10,000
    Solid Waste Management: $2,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $3,148,000
    General - Other: $568,000
    Local Fire Protection: $10,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $5,900,000
    Correctional Institutions: $4,551,000
    Regular Highways: $4,204,000
    Health - Other: $3,300,000
    Police Protection: $3,024,000
    Corrections - Other: $2,441,000
    General Public Buildings: $2,012,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,732,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,346,000
    Financial Administration: $1,041,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $695,000
    Local Fire Protection: $357,000
    Parks and Recreation: $28,000
    Solid Waste Management: $10,000
    Sewerage: $6,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $280,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $7,055,000
    Other - Local Fire Protection: $89,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $5,487,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $4,231,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $1,256,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $228,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $225,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,019,000
    Sale of Property: $577,000
    Interest Earnings: $509,000
    Rents: $199,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $42,000
    Special Assessments: $17,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $1,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $1,222,000
    Local Fire Protection: $433,000
    General - Other: $217,000
    Police Protection: $21,000
    Central Staff Services: $20,000
    Financial Administration: $17,000
    Health - Other: $10,000
    Corrections - Other: $8,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $3,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $22,740,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,773,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $2,043,000
    Highways: $1,322,000
    Health and Hospitals: $1,065,000
    General Local Government Support: $53,000
  • Tax - Property: $25,397,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $11,542,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $465,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $417,000
    Other License: $13,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $4,000

Saline County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $2,236,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $178,000
    Regular Highways: $117,000
    Sewerage: $10,000
    Solid Waste Management: $2,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $3,148,000
    General - Other: $568,000
    Local Fire Protection: $10,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $5,900,000
    Correctional Institutions: $4,551,000
    Regular Highways: $4,204,000
    Health - Other: $3,300,000
    Police Protection: $3,024,000
    Corrections - Other: $2,441,000
    General Public Buildings: $2,012,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,732,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,346,000
    Financial Administration: $1,041,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $695,000
    Local Fire Protection: $357,000
    Parks and Recreation: $28,000
    Solid Waste Management: $10,000
    Sewerage: $6,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $280,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $7,055,000
    Other - Local Fire Protection: $89,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $5,487,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $4,231,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $1,256,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $228,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $225,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,019,000
    Sale of Property: $577,000
    Interest Earnings: $509,000
    Rents: $199,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $42,000
    Special Assessments: $17,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $1,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $1,222,000
    Local Fire Protection: $433,000
    General - Other: $217,000
    Police Protection: $21,000
    Central Staff Services: $20,000
    Financial Administration: $17,000
    Health - Other: $10,000
    Corrections - Other: $8,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $3,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $22,740,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,773,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $2,043,000
    Highways: $1,322,000
    Health and Hospitals: $1,065,000
    General Local Government Support: $53,000
  • Tax - Property: $25,397,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $11,542,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $465,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $417,000
    Other License: $13,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $4,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 881
  • Number of aged recipients: 63
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 818
  • Number of recipients under 18: 190
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 561
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 130
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 346
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 411
Most common first names in Saline County, KS among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John33477.2 years
Mary28979.4 years
William27175.7 years
James22873.4 years
Robert22871.9 years
George19476.6 years
Ruth17682.8 years
Charles16475.1 years
Helen15980.6 years
Dorothy15779.5 years
Most common last names in Saline County, KS among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson27979.4 years
Smith18277.8 years
Nelson17880.7 years
Anderson13080.5 years
Peterson11682.8 years
Miller11377.4 years
Brown8977.9 years
Carlson8081.5 years
Davis7876.6 years
Olson7280.9 years
Businesses in Saline County, KS
NameCountNameCount
ALDI1Long John Silver's1
Ace Hardware1Lowe's1
Advance Auto Parts1Marriott2
AmericInn1MasterBrand Cabinets6
Applebee's1Maurices1
Arby's1McDonald's4
Ashley Furniture1Motel 61
AutoZone2New Balance6
Bath & Body Works1Nike12
Best Western1Nissan1
Blockbuster1OfficeMax1
Burger King2Papa John's Pizza1
Chevrolet1Payless1
ColorTyme1Penske2
Comfort Suites1Pizza Hut3
Curves1Quality1
Dairy Queen2Quiznos1
Days Inn1RadioShack2
Dennys1Ramada1
Econo Lodge2Red Lobster1
Famous Footwear1Rue211
FedEx13SAS Shoes1
Finish Line1SONIC Drive-In2
Ford1Sam's Club1
GNC1Sears2
GameStop1Sleep Inn1
Goodwill2Sprint Nextel1
H&R Block3Subaru1
Hilton1Subway5
Hobby Lobby1Super 82
Holiday Inn1T-Mobile3
Honda1Taco Bell2
Howard Johnson1Target1
IHOP2Toyota1
JCPenney1True Value1
Jimmy John's1U-Haul1
Jones New York1U.S. Cellular2
Journeys1UPS16
KFC1Vans1
Kmart1Verizon Wireless1
Kohl's1Victoria's Secret1
Kroger9Walgreens1
La Quinta1Walmart1
La-Z-Boy1Wendy's3
Lane Furniture1YMCA1
Little Caesars Pizza1