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People

Total Population 1,913
Male Share of the Population 53.7%
Female Share of the Population 46.3%
Senior Citizens 15.7%
Employed Population 16+ 902
Age of the Population 35

Families

% of people married 56.3%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 19%
Median Earnings25+ $35,078
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $25,795
Median Earnings With High School Degree $36,838

Wealth

Median Family Income $63,424
% Above Poverty Level 95.4%
% Below Poverty Level 4.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 18 minutes
% Working from Home 2.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work 7.1%
% Using Public Transportation 0.2%

Housing

People Living Alone 27.4%
Median Gross Rent $589
Median House Value $98,300

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 35.5%
US/American 0%
English 9.3%
Irish 8.7%

Lakin Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 183 miles E of Pueblo, Colorado (center to center)
Nearest Large City 203 miles E of Colorado Springs, Colorado
County Kearny
Standard Zip Codes 67860
Phone Area Codes 620
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 37.94
Longitude -101.254

Lakin Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

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

Station LAKIN
Distance 0.6 miles
Jan Temp 16 to 43 F
Apr Temp 38 to 67 F
Jul Temp 64 to 93 F
Oct Temp 40 to 71 F
Annual Precip 18.5 inches
Station GARDEN CITY EXP STN
Distance 24.2 miles
Jan Temp 15 to 43 F
Apr Temp 37 to 67 F
Jul Temp 63 to 92 F
Oct Temp 39 to 71 F
Annual Precip 18.7 inches
Station GARDEN CITY 9 ESE
Distance 29.3 miles
Jan Temp 16 to 42 F
Apr Temp 39 to 68 F
Jul Temp 65 to 93 F
Oct Temp 41 to 71 F
Annual Precip 20.2 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Deerfield 791 $51,667
Garden City 26,924 $53,269
Holcomb 2,181 $71,125

Lakin Public Libraries

Library
Lakin/kearny County Library
"101 E. PRAIRIE, P.O. BOX 773"
Lakin, Kansas
(620) 355-6674

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Lakin Hospitals

KEARNY COUNTY HOSPITAL
(Government - Local)
500 THORPE STREET PO BOX 744
(620) 355-7111
Emergency Service: Yes

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Lakin High Schools

LAKIN HIGH
407 N CAMPBELL
620-355-6411
Serves 231 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 12.4

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