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Demographics

People

Total Population1,704
Male Share of the Population44%
Female Share of the Population56%
Senior Citizens21%
Employed Population 16+701
Age of the Population41

Families

% of people married51.6%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher12.5%
Median Earnings25+$26,667
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$22,813
Median Earnings With High School Degree$21,438

Wealth

Median Family Income$40,750
% Above Poverty Level79.4%
% Below Poverty Level20.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time17 minutes
% Working from Home2.1%
% Walking and Biking to Work4.1%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone36.8%
Median Gross Rent$526
Median House Value$59,000

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)24.6%
Irish15.4%
English8.2%
Norwegian4.5%
French Except Basque3%
Scottish2.5%
Italian1.5%
Swedish1.2%
Welsh1.1%
Polish0.8%
Danishn0.7%
Czech0.6%
Dutch0.6%
Russian0.5%
Swiss0.5%
German0.2%
Croatian0.2%
Canadian0.2%
Greek0.1%
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Horton Almanac

CategoryValue
County Atchison 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
Effingham585$45,625
Everest305$53,977
Muscotah196$42,250
Netawaka167$56,250
Robinson198$53,750
Whiting225$50,000

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) 486-2642

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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