Moran, Kansas

  • Overview
  • Almanac
  • People
  • Local
  • Schools
  • Places Similar To Moran

Moran, Kansas

Contact Accredited Schools With Online Options

Matching School Ads
Matching School Ads

High Points

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

Category Trophy
Public Transportation Use
(vs. State)
Top 4% trophy Moran Public Transportation Use
Affordability of Property Taxes
(vs. State)
Top 6% Moran Affordability of Property Taxes
Affordability of Rents
(vs. Peers)
Top 10% Moran Affordability of Rents
Walking and Biking to Work
(vs. Peers)
Top 17% Moran Walking and Biking to Work

Comparative Profile of Moran, Kansas

Comparing Moran 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
Senior Citizens 10 9
Age of the Population 9 8
Female Share of the Population 7 7
Well-Paid Single Men 5 3
Male Share of the Population 4 5
Racial Diversity 2 2
Children Under 5 Years Old 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 4 2
Average Household Size 3 4


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
College Educated Adults 6 3
People Above Poverty 5 3
People in Middle Class or Better 5 3
Median Family Income 4 3

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Public Transportation Use 9 10
Walking and Biking to Work 9 9
Short Commute Times 8 5
Working at Home 8 8


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Affordability of Rents 10 10
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 9 10
Affordability of Property Taxes 9 10
People Living Alone 8 6
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 6 8
Housing Recently Built 4 6

  • Overview
  • Almanac
  • People
  • Local
  • Schools
  • Places Similar To Moran

Moran Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 69 miles S of Olathe, Kansas (center to center)
Nearest Large City 87 miles S of Kansas City, Missouri
County Allen
Standard Zip Codes 66755
Phone Area Codes 620
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 37.916
Longitude -95.17

Moran 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 14.4 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 24.3 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 25.1 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
  • Overview
  • Almanac
  • People
  • Local
  • Schools
  • Places Similar To Moran

Moran Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 562 100%
Male 267 47.5%
Female 295 52.5%
Under 18 139 24.7%
18+ 423 75.3%
65+ 142 25.3%
Median Age 41.6
Average Family Size 2.99
White 542 96.4%
African-American 2 0.4%
Asian 0 0%
American Indian & Alaskan 11 2%
Other 0 0%
Mixed Race 7 1.2%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 2 0.4%

Estimated Moran Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 541
Growth -21
Growth % -3.7%

Moran 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
German 25.5%
US/American 19.5%
English 14.6%
Swedish 9.3%
Irish 9.1%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 8%
Scottish 4.4%
French (except Basque) 3%
Polish 2.2%
British 2.2%
Scotch-Irish 1.6%
Dutch 0.5%
  • Overview
  • Almanac
  • People
  • Local
  • Schools
  • Places Similar To Moran

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Moran 562 $37,750
Bronson 346 $32,656
Gas 556 $38,942
Iola 6,302 $37,795
Kincaid 178 $29,375
La Harpe 706 $32,981
Uniontown 288 $33,229

Moran Public Libraries

Moran Public Library
Moran, Kansas
(620) 237-4334

library logo

More Information for Librarians

  • Overview
  • Almanac
  • People
  • Local
  • Schools
  • Places Similar To Moran

Featured Colleges in the Moran Area (QuickSchools™)

quickinfoThese schools offer particularly quick info upon request, and we have written detailed profiles for each (click school names to see the profiles).

Request info from multiple schools, by clicking the Request Info links.

Matching School Ads

Simmons’ online Master of Public Health program, MPH@Simmons, is designed to give you the real-world skills you need to address health inequity on a local, national, and global scale. The MPH@Simmons program explores the core areas of public health: epidemiology, biostatistics, health policy and health services, environmental health, and social/behavioral health. Additionally, the practice-based curriculum incorporates courses specifically designed to help you develop leadership and advocacy skills.

  • Programs: Master of Public Health
  • Degrees: Master

Penn Foster College

Penn Foster College offers a complete learning experience for busy adults looking to advance their education around their schedule. With Penn Foster College, you can earn your degree or undergraduate certificate online and at a pace that’s right for you.

  • Programs: Veterinary Technician (Associate)
  • Degrees: Associate

Sacred Heart University Online 

  • Programs: Master of Science in Applied Psychology, Master of Science in Applied Psychology - Industrial Organizational Psychology, Master of Science in Applied Psychology - Community Psychology
  • Degrees: Master

Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.

  • Programs: MSHUS- Organizational and Social Services, MS in Psychology - Addictions, AAS in Business Administration - Small Business Management, more...
  • Degrees: Master, Associate, Bachelor

Learning at Full Sail University has always centered around interaction and the exchange of ideas. Our online curriculum fully embraces this philosophy.

  • Programs: Creative Writing, Master of Fine Arts (Online), Entertainment Business, Master of Science (Online), Audio Production Bachelors (Online), more...
  • Degrees: Master, Bachelor
Matching School Ads

Moran High Schools (2004)

Serves 191 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 14

Moran Colleges

(List of Kansas Colleges)

  • Overview
  • Almanac
  • People
  • Local
  • Schools
  • Places Similar To Moran

Advanced Controls

Click this [+/-] link to see or edit the similarity criteria used.

Limit Results to One State?

Sorry, no cities with similar criterias found in our database. Please choose any other state and try.
You are visiting:

Find a school near you

Study Online in Moran

Matching School Ads
Matching School Ads

Career and College Resources on CityTownInfo

Real-World Career Reports

Career Stories from workers: daily activities, job tips, best/worst job aspects, training, etc.
Daily Career & Education News from our staff. We're an approved Google News provider!

Career References and Original Articles

Resource Center. A starting point for all CityTownInfo career and college resources.
Career Overviews of hundreds of careers: descriptions, salaries, forecasts, schools, more.
Best Careers Not Requiring Degrees: Good pay, job growth, low need for degrees.
Helpful Articles, many in "how-to" format; e.g., "How to Become a Chef".
Infographics covering employment and educational trends.

College Directories and Lists

These lists link to thousands of detailed school profiles.

Colleges by State. Nearly every college and trade school in the country.
Colleges Listed Alphabetically. About 7,000 colleges & trade schools, including online schools.
Colleges by Major City. Browse cities with multiple college options.
Online Colleges. Colleges with online degree programs.
Graduate Schools by State. Colleges offering graduate degree programs.
Graduate Schools by Major City. Find cities with multiple graduate school options.

Additional Resources

Large City Map

Info for Moran Government Officials

Are you an official in the Moran government or quasi-government agency such as the chamber of commerce, visitors bureau or economic development council? If so, visit our information page for government officials to see how CityTownInfo can support you.