La Harpe, Kansas

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La Harpe, Kansas

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La Harpe strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Kansas):

Category Trophy
Affordability of Property Taxes
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Comparative Profile of La Harpe, Kansas

Comparing La Harpe to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Kansas (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Male Share of the Population 10 10
Racial Diversity 5 5
Children Under 5 Years Old 4 4
Well-Paid Single Men 3 1
Age of the Population 3 3
Senior Citizens 2 2
Female Share of the Population 2 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Average Household Size 8 8
Portion of People Married 7 7


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People Above Poverty 4 3
Median Family Income 3 1
People in Middle Class or Better 2 1
College Educated Adults 1 1

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Short Commute Times 7 4
Working at Home 7 6
Public Transportation Use 5 6


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Affordability of Property Taxes 10 10
Affordability of Rents 7 5
People Living Alone 7 5
Housing Recently Built 4 7
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 4 4
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 1 2

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La Harpe Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 71 miles S of Olathe, Kansas (center to center)
Nearest Large City 90 miles SW of Kansas City, Missouri
County Allen
Standard Zip Codes 66751
Phone Area Codes 620
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 37.916
Longitude -95.298

La Harpe Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Station IOLA 1 W
Distance 7.3 miles
Jan Temp 19 to 40 F
Apr Temp 44 to 67 F
Jul Temp 69 to 91 F
Oct Temp 47 to 71 F
Annual Precip 41.8 inches
Distance 20 miles
Jan Temp 21 to 41 F
Apr Temp 45 to 68 F
Jul Temp 69 to 91 F
Oct Temp 47 to 70 F
Annual Precip 41.9 inches
Distance 30.8 miles
Jan Temp 18 to 39 F
Apr Temp 43 to 67 F
Jul Temp 68 to 90 F
Oct Temp 45 to 70 F
Annual Precip 41.4 inches
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La Harpe Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 706 100%
Male 359 50.8%
Female 347 49.2%
Under 18 202 28.6%
18+ 504 71.4%
65+ 75 10.6%
Median Age 34.4
Average Family Size 3.08
White 662 93.8%
African-American 7 1%
Asian 0 0%
American Indian & Alaskan 15 2.1%
Other 0 0%
Mixed Race 22 3.1%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 6 0.8%

Estimated La Harpe Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 673
Growth -33
Growth % -4.7%

La Harpe Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
US/American 25.6%
German 20%
English 13%
Irish 10.5%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 10.5%
Greek 3.8%
Swedish 2.3%
French (except Basque) 2.3%
Dutch 2.3%
Italian 1.9%
Iranian 1.7%
Scotch-Irish 1.7%
Czech 1.1%
Russian 0.8%
Scottish 0.4%
Danish 0.4%
Polish 0.4%
French Canadian 0.4%
Czechoslovakian 0.4%
Welsh 0.4%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
La Harpe 706 $32,981
Bronson 346 $32,656
Colony 397 $27,708
Gas 556 $38,942
Humboldt 1,999 $39,750
Iola 6,302 $37,795
Moran 562 $37,750
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