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People

Total Population 4,681
Male Share of the Population 46%
Female Share of the Population 54%
Senior Citizens 15.9%
Employed Population 16+ 2,440
Age of the Population 36

Families

% of people married 54.2%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 27.8%
Median Earnings25+ $35,763
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $26,832
Median Earnings With High School Degree $19,867

Wealth

Median Family Income $75,764
% Above Poverty Level 90.8%
% Below Poverty Level 9.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 25 minutes
% Working from Home 0.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work 0%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 41.3%
Median Gross Rent $763
Median House Value $143,100

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 25.4%
US/American 0%
English 9.8%
Irish 15.4%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Tonganoxie Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 12 miles NE of Lawrence, Kansas (center to center)
Nearest Large City 27 miles W of Kansas City, Missouri
County Leavenworth
Metro Area Kansas City
Standard Zip Codes 66086
Phone Area Codes 913
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 39.109
Longitude -95.087

Tonganoxie 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 OSKALOOSA 4 NE
Distance 13.7 miles
Jan Temp 18 to 36 F
Apr Temp 44 to 66 F
Jul Temp 68 to 89 F
Oct Temp 46 to 68 F
Annual Precip 38.2 inches
Station PERRY LAKE
Distance 17.7 miles
Jan Temp 16 to 37 F
Apr Temp 43 to 65 F
Jul Temp 68 to 89 F
Oct Temp 44 to 69 F
Annual Precip 37.3 inches
Station OLATHE 3 E
Distance 23.3 miles
Jan Temp 20 to 38 F
Apr Temp 45 to 67 F
Jul Temp 69 to 89 F
Oct Temp 47 to 69 F
Annual Precip 40.1 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Basehor 4,980 $92,880
Bonner Springs 7,498 $68,906
De Soto 5,941 $64,107
Eudora 6,276 $70,944
Linwood 407 $65,417
McLouth 1,282 $57,120

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Tonganoxie Public Libraries

Library
Tonganoxie Public Library
303 BURY ST. P.O. BOX 890
Tonganoxie, Kansas
(913) 845-3281

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  • Master of Arts in Law - Non-Profit Management
  • Bachelor of Arts in English - Self-Designed
  • Bachelor of Science in Professional Studies
  • Recognized as a Top 20 Best Online Bachelor’s Program by U.S. News & World Report in 2016.
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  • BS in Business Administration - Project Management
  • MSHUS- Family and Community Services
  • AAS in Information Technology - Network Administration
  • Ranked among the Best Online Bachelor's Programs in 2015 by U.S. News and World Report.
  • Lets undergrad students try classes before paying any tuition.
  • Has an average class sizes of 18 for undergraduate and 13 for graduate-level courses.
  • Offers numerous scholarship opportunities that can help students save up to $750 per term on their tuition.
  • Tends to educate degree-seeking online and campus-based students who are adult learners with families and students who work while pursuing higher education.
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  • Graphic Design, Bachelor of Science (Online)
  • Internet Marketing, Master of Science (Online)
  • Music Production, Bachelors of Science (Online)
  • Full Sail’s curriculum combines elements of creativity, art, business and life skills, technical prowess, and academic achievement.
  • Full Sail offers accelerated programs, so a degree that would normally take four years takes 24 months on average.
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Programs
  • MA in Public Sociology
  • Doctor of Psychology, Mediation & Conflict Resolution
  • Doctor of Philosophy, Organizational Development and Leadership
  • Designated a 2015 Military Friendly School by Victory Media.
  • Received the 2013 Making a Difference for Students Award from Quality Matters.
  • Offers a free student app for smartphones and tablets, helping students keep up to date.
  • Has a Golden Key International Honour Society and SALUTE Veterans Honor Society.
  • Accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools (NCA).

Tonganoxie High Schools

TONGANOXIE HIGH
404 E 24/40 HWY
913-845-2654
Serves 368 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 11.7

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