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People

Total Population 188
Male Share of the Population 45.2%
Female Share of the Population 54.8%
Senior Citizens 18.1%
Employed Population 16+ 117
Age of the Population 52

Families

% of people married 83.2%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 24.2%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $0
% Above Poverty Level 81.4%
% Below Poverty Level 18.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 29 minutes
% Working from Home 59.8%
% Walking and Biking to Work 4.3%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 9.5%
Median Gross Rent $616
Median House Value $102,400

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 30.3%
US/American 0%
English 11.2%
Irish 33%

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

Foster Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 52 miles S of Olathe, Kansas (center to center)
Nearest Large City 64 miles S of Kansas City, Missouri
County Bates
Standard Zip Codes 64745
Phone Area Codes 660
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 38.166
Longitude -94.507

Foster 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 BUTLER
Distance 11.1 miles
Jan Temp 17 to 39 F
Apr Temp 42 to 67 F
Jul Temp 67 to 91 F
Oct Temp 45 to 72 F
Annual Precip 42.1 inches
Station MOUND CITY
Distance 16.9 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
Station NEVADA WATER PLANT
Distance 24.3 miles
Jan Temp 19 to 40 F
Apr Temp 44 to 67 F
Jul Temp 68 to 90 F
Oct Temp 47 to 71 F
Annual Precip 44.7 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Adrian 1,953 $44,063
Amoret 140 $31,250
Amsterdam 231 $38,125
Butler 4,153 $35,592
Hume 373 $47,857

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

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