Plains strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Kansas):
Short Commute Times
College Educated Adults
Comparing Plains to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Kansas (State):
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|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Male Share of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Female Share of the Population|
|Age of the Population|
|Average Household Size|
|Portion of People Married|
|College Educated Adults|
|Median Family Income|
|People Above Poverty|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|Working at Home|
|Short Commute Times|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Affordability of Rents|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|People Living Alone|
|Nearest Medium City||157 miles NE of Amarillo, Texas (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||181 miles W of Wichita, Kansas|
|Standard Zip Codes||67869|
|Phone Area Codes||620|
|Time Zone||Central (-6 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Jan Temp||18 to 45 F|
|Apr Temp||38 to 70 F|
|Jul Temp||65 to 94 F|
|Oct Temp||42 to 73 F|
|Annual Precip||22.1 inches|
|Station||CIMARRON 4 S|
|Jan Temp||15 to 43 F|
|Apr Temp||38 to 67 F|
|Jul Temp||64 to 92 F|
|Oct Temp||40 to 71 F|
|Annual Precip||23 inches|
|Jan Temp||17 to 45 F|
|Apr Temp||39 to 69 F|
|Jul Temp||64 to 93 F|
|Oct Temp||40 to 72 F|
|Annual Precip||18.4 inches|
|Average Family Size||3.41|
|American Indian & Alaskan||15||1.3%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||305||26.2%|
|Est. 2005 Population||1,163|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||30.6%|
|French (except Basque)||2.3%|
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