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Demographics

People

Total Population179
Male Share of the Population52.5%
Female Share of the Population47.5%
Senior Citizens22.9%
Employed Population 16+69
Age of the Population56

Families

% of people married67.7%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher16.4%
Median Earnings25+$29,063
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$31,250

Wealth

Median Family Income$46,250
% Above Poverty Level99.4%
% Below Poverty Level0.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time24 minutes
% Working from Home%
% Walking and Biking to Work2.9%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone21.3%
Median Gross Rent$0
Median House Value$0

Ancestry

German49.7%
Irish14.5%
English14.5%
Canadian7.3%
Czech6.1%
Norwegian5.6%
Russian5%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)4.5%
Scottish2.8%
Austrian2.2%
Swedish1.1%
Greek1.1%
Swiss0.6%
French Except Basque0.6%
Italian0.6%
Polish0.6%
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Bison Almanac

CategoryValue
County Rush County
Standard Zip Codes67520
Phone Area Codes785
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude38.51
Approximate Longitude-99.19

Bison Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationBISON 3 NW
Distance3.6 miles
Jan Temp15 to 41 F
Apr Temp38 to 67 F
Jul Temp65 to 94 F
Oct Temp41 to 72 F
Annual Precip24 inches
StationLARNED
Distance24.1 miles
Jan Temp18 to 41 F
Apr Temp40 to 68 F
Jul Temp67 to 93 F
Oct Temp43 to 71 F
Annual Precip24.7 inches
StationHAYS 1 S
Distance24.9 miles
Jan Temp15 to 39 F
Apr Temp40 to 66 F
Jul Temp66 to 92 F
Oct Temp41 to 70 F
Annual Precip22.6 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Albert186$61,875
La Crosse1,237$65,875
Olmitz116$64,583
Otis291$52,083
Rush Center218$54,167
Schoenchen171$87,500

Bison Public Libraries

Bison Community Library
202 MAIN
Bison, Kansas
(785) 356-4803

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