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People

Total Population 1,877
Male Share of the Population 50.5%
Female Share of the Population 49.5%
Senior Citizens 29.9%
Employed Population 16+ 845
Age of the Population 52

Families

% of people married 52.7%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 21.2%
Median Earnings25+ $24,125
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $26,696
Median Earnings With High School Degree $17,100

Wealth

Median Family Income $43,958
% Above Poverty Level 85.2%
% Below Poverty Level 14.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 13 minutes
% Working from Home 3%
% Walking and Biking to Work 5.5%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 44.2%
Median Gross Rent $550
Median House Value $54,200

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 13.4%
US/American 0%
English 17.7%
Irish 15.5%

Oberlin Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 214 miles W of Lincoln, Nebraska (center to center)
Nearest Large City 226 miles NW of Wichita, Kansas
County Decatur
Standard Zip Codes 67749
Phone Area Codes 785
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 39.818
Longitude -100.527

Oberlin 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 OBERLIN
Distance 1.1 miles
Jan Temp 13 to 40 F
Apr Temp 35 to 65 F
Jul Temp 63 to 92 F
Oct Temp 36 to 69 F
Annual Precip 22.5 inches
Station MCCOOK
Distance 26.8 miles
Jan Temp 14 to 39 F
Apr Temp 36 to 65 F
Jul Temp 63 to 90 F
Oct Temp 38 to 68 F
Annual Precip 21.6 inches
Station HOXIE
Distance 31.5 miles
Jan Temp 14 to 40 F
Apr Temp 36 to 65 F
Jul Temp 63 to 91 F
Oct Temp 38 to 69 F
Annual Precip 21.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Herndon 136 $60,500
Jennings 137 $55,625
Norcatur 172 $50,500

Oberlin Public Libraries

Library
Oberlin City Library
104 E. OAK
Oberlin, Kansas
(785) 475-2412

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DECATUR COMMUNITY JR/SR HIGH
605 E COMMERCIAL
785-475-2231
Serves 237 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 9.9

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