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People

Total Population 2,788
Male Share of the Population 50.1%
Female Share of the Population 49.9%
Senior Citizens 15.3%
Employed Population 16+ 1,216
Age of the Population 35

Families

% of people married 52.2%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 21.6%
Median Earnings25+ $25,534
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $14,141
Median Earnings With High School Degree $21,611

Wealth

Median Family Income $45,625
% Above Poverty Level 86.6%
% Below Poverty Level 13.4%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 15 minutes
% Working from Home 3.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work 2.2%
% Using Public Transportation 0.4%

Housing

People Living Alone 28.8%
Median Gross Rent $735
Median House Value $67,400

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 19%
US/American 0%
English 17.7%
Irish 13.8%

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

Girard Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 87 miles W of Springfield, Missouri (center to center)
Nearest Large City 110 miles S of Kansas City, Missouri
County Crawford
Standard Zip Codes 66743
Phone Area Codes 620
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 37.511
Longitude -94.837

Girard 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 GIRARD
Distance 0.8 miles
Jan Temp 21 to 41 F
Apr Temp 45 to 68 F
Jul Temp 69 to 91 F
Oct Temp 47 to 71 F
Annual Precip 45.9 inches
Station COLUMBUS 1 SW
Distance 23.8 miles
Jan Temp 21 to 41 F
Apr Temp 44 to 67 F
Jul Temp 69 to 90 F
Oct Temp 47 to 70 F
Annual Precip 44.4 inches
Station PARSONS 2 NW
Distance 26.4 miles
Jan Temp 20 to 40 F
Apr Temp 44 to 67 F
Jul Temp 68 to 91 F
Oct Temp 46 to 71 F
Annual Precip 42 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Girard, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Beulah (66743)

Brazilton (66743)

Edison (66743)

Green Bush (66743)

Greenbush (66743)

Ringo (66743)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Arma 1,469 $53,500
Cherokee 846 $52,083
Frontenac 3,445 $57,426
Hepler 137 $34,375
Mulberry 485 $37,188
Pittsburg 20,382 $53,422

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

Girard Public Libraries

Library
Girard Public
128 WEST PRAIRIE AVE.
Girard, Kansas
(620) 724-4317

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Girard Hospitals

HOSPITAL DISTRICT #1 OF CRAWFORD CO
(Government - Hospital District or Authority)
302 N HOSPITAL DR
(620) 724-8291
Emergency Service: Yes

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415 N SUMMIT
620-724-4326
Serves 339 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 14

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