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People

Total Population 279
Male Share of the Population 53.4%
Female Share of the Population 46.6%
Senior Citizens 3.6%
Employed Population 16+ 103
Age of the Population 29

Families

% of people married 54%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 14.7%
Median Earnings25+ $25,417
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $31,875
Median Earnings With High School Degree $26,667

Wealth

Median Family Income $35,625
% Above Poverty Level 72.8%
% Below Poverty Level 27.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 28 minutes
% Working from Home %
% Walking and Biking to Work 7.9%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 13.8%
Median Gross Rent $369
Median House Value $51,700

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 18.6%
US/American 0%
English 4.7%
Irish 15.8%

Reading Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 39 miles SW of Topeka, Kansas (center to center)
Nearest Large City 84 miles SW of Kansas City, Missouri
County Lyon
Standard Zip Codes 66868
Phone Area Codes 620
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 38.519
Longitude -95.958

Reading 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 MELVERN LAKE
Distance 14 miles
Jan Temp 17 to 38 F
Apr Temp 43 to 65 F
Jul Temp 67 to 89 F
Oct Temp 45 to 69 F
Annual Precip 37.1 inches
Station JOHN REDMOND LAKE
Distance 21.8 miles
Jan Temp 17 to 38 F
Apr Temp 43 to 66 F
Jul Temp 67 to 89 F
Oct Temp 44 to 69 F
Annual Precip 34.9 inches
Station POMONA LAKE
Distance 23 miles
Jan Temp 17 to 37 F
Apr Temp 43 to 66 F
Jul Temp 68 to 90 F
Oct Temp 45 to 69 F
Annual Precip 37.3 inches

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Location Population Median Family Income
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Emporia 24,787 $46,171
Hartford 398 $61,000
Lebo 887 $51,875
Neosho Rapids 229 $66,458
Osage City 2,910 $59,167
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