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People

Total Population 2,419
Male Share of the Population 44.7%
Female Share of the Population 55.3%
Senior Citizens 24.5%
Employed Population 16+ 1,069
Age of the Population 46

Families

% of people married 45.1%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 15.3%
Median Earnings25+ $25,217
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $15,417
Median Earnings With High School Degree $25,114

Wealth

Median Family Income $40,536
% Above Poverty Level 84.7%
% Below Poverty Level 15.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 22 minutes
% Working from Home 1.5%
% Walking and Biking to Work 2.2%
% Using Public Transportation 0.6%

Housing

People Living Alone 41.3%
Median Gross Rent $485
Median House Value $52,600

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 19.6%
US/American 0%
English 9.1%
Irish 20%

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

Eureka Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Large City 58 miles E of Wichita, Kansas
County Greenwood
Standard Zip Codes 67045
Phone Area Codes 620
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 37.823
Longitude -96.288

Eureka 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 EUREKA
Distance 0.6 miles
Jan Temp 18 to 40 F
Apr Temp 43 to 68 F
Jul Temp 69 to 92 F
Oct Temp 45 to 71 F
Annual Precip 37.7 inches
Station FALL RIVER LAKE
Distance 16.5 miles
Jan Temp 19 to 40 F
Apr Temp 44 to 68 F
Jul Temp 68 to 90 F
Oct Temp 45 to 71 F
Annual Precip 37.1 inches
Station HOWARD 5 NE
Distance 21.8 miles
Jan Temp 18 to 42 F
Apr Temp 43 to 68 F
Jul Temp 68 to 91 F
Oct Temp 45 to 72 F
Annual Precip 37.9 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Eureka, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Reece (67045)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Cassoday 103 $55,000
Fall River 179 $47,321
Hamilton 239 $57,750
Madison 917 $46,250

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

Eureka Public Libraries

Library
Eureka Carnegie Library
520 NORTH MAIN
Eureka, Kansas
(620) 583-6222

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Eureka Hospitals

GREENWOOD COUNTY HOSPITAL
(Government - Local)
100 W 16TH STREET
(620) 583-7451
Emergency Service: Yes

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Eureka High Schools

EUREKA JR/SR HIGH
815 N. JEFFERSON
620-583-7428
Serves 364 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 11.6

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