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Demographics

People

Total Population953
Male Share of the Population52%
Female Share of the Population48%
Senior Citizens22.5%
Employed Population 16+387
Age of the Population40

Families

% of people married60.5%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher12.2%
Median Earnings25+$30,156
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$15,833
Median Earnings With High School Degree$30,268

Wealth

Median Family Income$59,926
% Above Poverty Level90.8%
% Below Poverty Level9.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time18 minutes
% Working from Home2.3%
% Walking and Biking to Work5.5%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone27.2%
Median Gross Rent$544
Median House Value$67,500

Ancestry

German29.9%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)13.5%
Irish13.4%
English8.8%
Swedish8.2%
Czech7.1%
French Except Basque1.8%
Scottish1.7%
Italian1.4%
Dutch0.8%
Swiss0.8%
Norwegian0.5%
Welsh0.3%
Greek0.3%
Polish0.3%
Canadian0.2%
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Blue Rapids Almanac

CategoryValue
County Marshall County
Standard Zip Codes66411
Phone Area Codes785
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude39.67
Approximate Longitude-96.65

Blue Rapids Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationMARYSVILLE
Distance10.6 miles
Jan Temp13 to 35 F
Apr Temp40 to 65 F
Jul Temp66 to 90 F
Oct Temp41 to 68 F
Annual Precip32.7 inches
StationCENTRALIA
Distance29 miles
Jan Temp15 to 36 F
Apr Temp41 to 65 F
Jul Temp65 to 89 F
Oct Temp43 to 68 F
Annual Precip35.2 inches
StationTUTTLE CREEK LAKE
Distance30 miles
Jan Temp14 to 37 F
Apr Temp41 to 65 F
Jul Temp66 to 90 F
Oct Temp41 to 69 F
Annual Precip32 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Barnes129$34,583
Frankfort746$53,250
Greenleaf430$53,500
Marysville3,290$57,869
Olsburg226$54,063
Waterville733$49,926

Blue Rapids Public Libraries

Blue Rapids Public Library
14 PUBLIC SQUARE
Blue Rapids, Kansas
(785) 363-7709

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Blue Rapids Public Schools

Valley Heights Elem
508 Chestnut
ZIP: 66411
(785) 363-7693
Primary
Total Enrollment 134
Valley Heights Jr/sr High
2274 6th Road
ZIP: 66411
(785) 363-2508
High
Total Enrollment 161
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