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People

Total Population 1,409
Male Share of the Population 52.2%
Female Share of the Population 47.8%
Senior Citizens 9.6%
Employed Population 16+ 619
Age of the Population 30

Families

% of people married 52.7%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 14.7%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $48,274
% Above Poverty Level 81.2%
% Below Poverty Level 18.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 25 minutes
% Working from Home 4.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work 3.2%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 27.7%
Median Gross Rent $469
Median House Value $81,000

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 22.8%
US/American 0%
English 11.5%
Irish 17.6%

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

Carbondale Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 15 miles S of Topeka, Kansas (center to center)
Nearest Large City 62 miles W of Kansas City, Missouri
County Osage
Standard Zip Codes 66414
Phone Area Codes 785
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 38.818
Longitude -95.688

Carbondale 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 POMONA LAKE
Distance 13.4 miles
Jan Temp 17 to 37 F
Apr Temp 43 to 66 F
Jul Temp 68 to 90 F
Oct Temp 45 to 69 F
Annual Precip 37.3 inches
Station TOPEKA BILLARD MNCPL AP
Distance 17.4 miles
Jan Temp 17 to 37 F
Apr Temp 43 to 66 F
Jul Temp 68 to 89 F
Oct Temp 44 to 69 F
Annual Precip 35.6 inches
Station MELVERN LAKE
Distance 22 miles
Jan Temp 17 to 38 F
Apr Temp 43 to 65 F
Jul Temp 67 to 89 F
Oct Temp 45 to 69 F
Annual Precip 37.1 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Auburn 1,293 $61,597
Burlingame 886 $43,375
Harveyville 212 $52,917
Lyndon 1,068 $64,464
Overbrook 977 $65,885

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

Carbondale Public Libraries

Library
Carbondale City Library
234 MAIN STREET
Carbondale, Kansas
(785) 836-7638

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  • Founded in 1890, it has a campus in Waterbury, CT and offers online degree program in eight-week modules, six times a year.
  • About 800 students are enrolled at the main campus, and about half of them commute.
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  • MBA@UNC
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  • Heating, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Technology
  • Medical Insurance Billing and Coding Specialist
  • Medical Assistant
  • Approved A+ rating from the Better Business Bureau (BBB) since 1968.
  • Founded in 1954, it has been providing corporate training solutions in the private sector for 60 years.
  • Offers programs in HVAC training, Computer Technology, Medical Assisting, and more.
  • Accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC) and the Kansas State Board of Regents (KBOR).
  • Main campus is located in Wichita, Kansas, with 4 additional branch campuses.
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Programs
  • Business Administration - Human Resources (BS)
  • Business Management & Accounting (AAS)
  • Nursing (RN completion to BS) (RN req.)
  • Students are issued a new laptop at the beginning of their programs.
  • All online services and study materials are available 24/7, with faculty available five days a week.
  • All programs available online, with the MBA program offered on campus in Salt Lake City.
  • Accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC), with programmatic accreditation by the Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care (CoARC).
  • Approved by the Better Business Bureau (BBB) since 2010.

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Programs
  • Diesel Technology
  • Welding Technology
  • Heating, Ventilation, & Air Conditioning (HVAC)
  • Encompasses the Lincoln Tech, Lincoln Culinary Institute, and Lincoln College of New England brands.
  • Lincoln schools made more than $15 million available nationally through scholarships to qualified students in 2015.
  • Designated a Military Friendly School for the 6th year in a row by Victory Media; offers exclusive scholarship for servicemen and women and their families.
  • First Lincoln Tech campus opened in 1946; now 30 campuses in 15 states across the United States.
  • Campuses are accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS), Accrediting Commission of Career Schools (ACCSC), Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools (ABHES), and New England Association of Schools and Colleges – Commission on Institutions of Higher Education (NEASC)

Carbondale High Schools

SANTA FE TRAIL HIGH
15701 S CALIFORNIA AVE
785-665-7161
Serves 447 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 15.7

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