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Demographics

People

Total Population332
Male Share of the Population46.4%
Female Share of the Population53.6%
Senior Citizens24.4%
Employed Population 16+157
Age of the Population48

Families

% of people married55.1%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher15.9%
Median Earnings25+$25,577
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$27,500

Wealth

Median Family Income$49,286
% Above Poverty Level88.1%
% Below Poverty Level11.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time12 minutes
% Working from Home1.3%
% Walking and Biking to Work4.4%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone42.1%
Median Gross Rent$470
Median House Value$39,500

Ancestry

German55.4%
Irish16.9%
English6.3%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)5.4%
French Except Basque4.8%
Italian3.9%
Swiss2.4%
Czech2.4%
Swedish2.1%
Scottish1.2%
Russian1.2%
Dutch0.9%
Danishn0.9%
Welsh0.9%
Canadian0.3%
Polish0.3%
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Ransom Almanac

CategoryValue
County Ness County
Standard Zip Codes67572
Phone Area Codes785
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude38.63
Approximate Longitude-99.93

Ransom Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationNESS CITY
Distance12.9 miles
Jan Temp14 to 42 F
Apr Temp38 to 67 F
Jul Temp65 to 93 F
Oct Temp39 to 72 F
Annual Precip22.1 inches
StationWAKEENEY
Distance27.6 miles
Jan Temp16 to 40 F
Apr Temp39 to 66 F
Jul Temp65 to 93 F
Oct Temp41 to 70 F
Annual Precip23.6 inches
StationHAYS 1 S
Distance36.1 miles
Jan Temp15 to 39 F
Apr Temp40 to 66 F
Jul Temp66 to 92 F
Oct Temp41 to 70 F
Annual Precip22.6 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Bazine365$48,750
McCracken184$42,917
Ness City1,527$61,083
Utica140$56,250

Ransom Public Libraries

Ransom Public Library
411 S. VERMONT
Ransom, Kansas
(785) 731-2855

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Ransom Hospitals

Grisell Memorial Hospital Ltcu
330 S Vermont Po Box 268
Grisell Memorial Hospital
(Government - District/authority)
210 South Vermont Avenue
(785) 731-2231

Ransom Public Schools

Western Plains High
100 School St.
ZIP: 67572
(785) 731-2352
High
Total Enrollment 48
Western Plains North Elem
100 School St.
ZIP: 67572
(785) 731-2352
Primary
Total Enrollment 24
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