Demographics

People

Total Population1,758
Male Share of the Population46.4%
Female Share of the Population53.6%
Senior Citizens17.1%
Employed Population 16+770
Age of the Population40

Families

% of people married53.2%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher12.8%
Median Earnings25+$28,846
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$16,875
Median Earnings With High School Degree$25,833

Wealth

Median Family Income$50,000
% Above Poverty Level77.8%
% Below Poverty Level22.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time22 minutes
% Working from Home4%
% Walking and Biking to Work3%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone34.2%
Median Gross Rent$588
Median House Value$63,600

Ancestry

German27.9%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)25.9%
Irish12.6%
English8%
Norwegian4.3%
Scottish2.5%
Italian2%
French Except Basque1.6%
Polish1%
Welsh0.9%
Swedish0.7%
Czech0.7%
Swiss0.6%
Canadian0.6%
Croatian0.4%
Dutch0.4%
Russian0.4%
Danishn0.3%
Greek0.2%
Austrian0.1%
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Horton Almanac

CategoryValue
CountyAtchison County
Standard Zip Codes66439
Phone Area Codes785
Time Zone
Approximate Latitude39.66
Approximate Longitude-95.53

Horton Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationHORTON
Distance0.7 miles
Jan Temp16 to 38 F
Apr Temp42 to 67 F
Jul Temp67 to 91 F
Oct Temp44 to 70 F
Annual Precip37.2 inches
StationHOLTON
Distance17.4 miles
Jan Temp15 to 36 F
Apr Temp41 to 65 F
Jul Temp67 to 89 F
Oct Temp44 to 68 F
Annual Precip37.5 inches
StationOREGON
Distance30 miles
Jan Temp14 to 32 F
Apr Temp41 to 62 F
Jul Temp66 to 86 F
Oct Temp43 to 66 F
Annual Precip36.9 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Effingham534$55,227
Everest283$56,923
Muscotah176$56,250
Netawaka174$68,125
Robinson204$59,250
Whiting193$56,875

Horton Public Libraries

Horton Public Library
809 1ST AVE. EAST
Horton, Kansas
(785) 486-3326

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Horton Hospitals

Horton Community Hospital
(Proprietary)
240 West 18th Street
(785) 4862642

Horton Public Schools

Horton Elem
300 E 16th
ZIP: 66439
(785) 486-2616
Primary
Total Enrollment 256
Horton High
1120 First Ave East
ZIP: 66439
(785) 486-2151
High
Total Enrollment 155
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