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People

Total Population 335
Male Share of the Population 54%
Female Share of the Population 46%
Senior Citizens 24.5%
Employed Population 16+ 153
Age of the Population 53

Families

% of people married 41.6%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 8%
Median Earnings25+ $29,583
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $14,375
Median Earnings With High School Degree $28,750

Wealth

Median Family Income $44,167
% Above Poverty Level 94.5%
% Below Poverty Level 5.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 18 minutes
% Working from Home %
% Walking and Biking to Work 11.3%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 49.3%
Median Gross Rent $628
Median House Value $23,600

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 14.9%
US/American 0%
English 11.3%
Irish 10.4%

Wakita Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Large City 64 miles SW of Wichita, Kansas
County Grant
Standard Zip Codes 73771
Phone Area Codes 580
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 36.883
Longitude -97.921

Wakita 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 JEFFERSON
Distance 13.8 miles
Jan Temp 20 to 45 F
Apr Temp 43 to 70 F
Jul Temp 70 to 96 F
Oct Temp 46 to 75 F
Annual Precip 34.6 inches
Station GREAT SALT PLAINS DAM
Distance 14.9 miles
Jan Temp 21 to 44 F
Apr Temp 45 to 70 F
Jul Temp 70 to 96 F
Oct Temp 47 to 73 F
Annual Precip 31.2 inches
Station ANTHONY
Distance 19.4 miles
Jan Temp 20 to 42 F
Apr Temp 43 to 68 F
Jul Temp 70 to 94 F
Oct Temp 47 to 72 F
Annual Precip 31.6 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Deer Creek 145 $32,813
Jet 160 $51,250
Manchester 86 $60,500
Medford 1,008 $60,000
Nash 214 $66,875
Pond Creek 847 $48,125
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Wakita High Schools

WAKITA HS
200 S. SPRUCE
580-594-2262
Serves 38 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 38

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