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People

Total Population 837
Male Share of the Population 49.5%
Female Share of the Population 50.5%
Senior Citizens 18%
Employed Population 16+ 432
Age of the Population 45

Families

% of people married 52.4%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 22.5%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $57,083
% Above Poverty Level 91.2%
% Below Poverty Level 8.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 23 minutes
% Working from Home 3%
% Walking and Biking to Work 6.3%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 36.4%
Median Gross Rent $668
Median House Value $89,000

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 14.6%
US/American 0%
English 11.5%
Irish 12.7%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Alma Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 32 miles W of Topeka, Kansas (center to center)
Nearest Large City 92 miles W of Kansas City, Missouri
County Wabaunsee
Standard Zip Codes 66401
P.O. Box Zip Codes 66501
Phone Area Codes 785
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 39.027
Longitude -96.288

Alma Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station WAMEGO
Distance 13.3 miles
Jan Temp 18 to 39 F
Apr Temp 43 to 69 F
Jul Temp 68 to 91 F
Oct Temp 46 to 71 F
Annual Precip 34.3 inches
Station TUTTLE CREEK LAKE
Distance 22.7 miles
Jan Temp 14 to 37 F
Apr Temp 41 to 65 F
Jul Temp 66 to 90 F
Oct Temp 41 to 69 F
Annual Precip 32 inches
Station COUNCIL GROVE LAKE
Distance 27.2 miles
Jan Temp 16 to 37 F
Apr Temp 42 to 66 F
Jul Temp 67 to 91 F
Oct Temp 43 to 69 F
Annual Precip 33.5 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Belvue 241 $57,188
Eskridge 531 $51,786
McFarland 364 $63,750
Paxico 309 $51,250
St. George 852 $66,875

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

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Alma High Schools

WABAUNSEE SR HIGH
912 MISSOURI
785-765-3315
Serves 172 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 9.1

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