Highland strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Kansas):
Walking and Biking to Work
Short Commute Times
Comparing Highland to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Kansas (State):
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|Male Share of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Well-Paid Single Women|
|Female Share of the Population|
|Age of the Population|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Portion of People Married|
|Average Household Size|
|College Educated Adults|
|Median Family Income|
|People Above Poverty|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Short Commute Times|
|Working at Home|
|Public Transportation Use|
|People Living Alone|
|Affordability of Rents|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Nearest Medium City||23 miles W of St. Joseph, Missouri (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||64 miles NW of Kansas City, Missouri|
|Standard Zip Codes||66035|
|Phone Area Codes||785|
|Time Zone||Central (-6 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Station||TROY 3 N|
|Jan Temp||15 to 33 F|
|Apr Temp||40 to 63 F|
|Jul Temp||66 to 87 F|
|Oct Temp||43 to 67 F|
|Annual Precip||37.4 inches|
|Jan Temp||14 to 32 F|
|Apr Temp||41 to 62 F|
|Jul Temp||66 to 86 F|
|Oct Temp||43 to 66 F|
|Annual Precip||36.9 inches|
|Jan Temp||15 to 36 F|
|Apr Temp||41 to 65 F|
|Jul Temp||67 to 89 F|
|Oct Temp||44 to 68 F|
|Annual Precip||37.5 inches|
|Average Family Size||2.76|
|American Indian & Alaskan||10||1%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||13||1.3%|
|Est. 2005 Population||941|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||15.4%|
|French (except Basque)||1%|
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Serves 129 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 10.2
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