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Demographics

People

Total Population2,836
Male Share of the Population48.9%
Female Share of the Population51.1%
Senior Citizens20.9%
Employed Population 16+1,466
Age of the Population40

Families

% of people married47.5%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher15.2%
Median Earnings25+$32,623
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$33,438
Median Earnings With High School Degree$17,703

Wealth

Median Family Income$55,694
% Above Poverty Level91.2%
% Below Poverty Level8.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time20 minutes
% Working from Home1%
% Walking and Biking to Work0%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone31.3%
Median Gross Rent$780
Median House Value$62,500

Ancestry

German27.7%
Irish13%
English11.7%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)9.7%
Dutch5.2%
Norwegian4.2%
Swedish3.2%
French Except Basque1.8%
Czech1.8%
Scottish1.2%
Canadian0.7%
Russian0.5%
Italian0.4%
Greek0.4%
Danishn0.3%
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Norton Almanac

CategoryValue
County Norton County
Standard Zip Codes67654
Phone Area Codes785
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude39.83
Approximate Longitude-99.89

Norton Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationNORTON DAM
Distance2.5 miles
Jan Temp13 to 38 F
Apr Temp36 to 64 F
Jul Temp63 to 91 F
Oct Temp38 to 68 F
Annual Precip24.8 inches
StationPHILLIPSBURG 1 SSE
Distance31.3 miles
Jan Temp13 to 38 F
Apr Temp38 to 65 F
Jul Temp65 to 93 F
Oct Temp39 to 70 F
Annual Precip23.4 inches
StationHILL CITY 1 E
Distance32.5 miles
Jan Temp13 to 41 F
Apr Temp36 to 66 F
Jul Temp64 to 92 F
Oct Temp37 to 71 F
Annual Precip22 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Almena518$61,500
Lenora269$51,875
Logan518$45,625
Long Island212$45,000
Norcatur204$38,750
Prairie View191$57,143

Norton Public Libraries

Norton Public Library
1 WASHINGTON SQUARE
Norton, Kansas
(785) 877-2481

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Norton Hospitals

Norton County Hospital
(Government - Local)
102 E Holme Street
(785) 877-3351

Norton Public Schools

Norton Jr High
706 North Jones Street
ZIP: 67654
(785) 877-5851
Middle
Total Enrollment 127
Eisenhower Elem
1100 Eisenhower Drive
ZIP: 67654
(785) 877-5113
Primary
Total Enrollment 379
Norton High
513 W. Wilberforce Street
ZIP: 67654
(785) 877-3338
High
Total Enrollment 219
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