Demographics

People

Total Population4,460
Male Share of the Population48.7%
Female Share of the Population51.3%
Senior Citizens25.4%
Employed Population 16+2,001
Age of the Population51

Families

% of people married62.5%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher11.8%
Median Earnings25+$27,646
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$14,288
Median Earnings With High School Degree$21,920

Wealth

Median Family Income$65,046
% Above Poverty Level93.6%
% Below Poverty Level6.4%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time14 minutes
% Working from Home2.3%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.9%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone30.2%
Median Gross Rent$606
Median House Value$94,000

Ancestry

German52.8%
Irish14.3%
English9.3%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)9%
Swedish8%
French Except Basque4.9%
Russian4.6%
Scottish3.5%
Dutch3.3%
Italian2.4%
Polish2.2%
Czech1.6%
Welsh0.9%
Danishn0.2%
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Russell Almanac

CategoryValue
CountyRussell County
Standard Zip Codes67665
Phone Area Codes785
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude38.88
Approximate Longitude-98.85

Russell Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationRUSSELL 1 E
Distance2.4 miles
Jan Temp16 to 40 F
Apr Temp40 to 66 F
Jul Temp67 to 93 F
Oct Temp43 to 69 F
Annual Precip26.2 inches
StationHAYS 1 S
Distance25.6 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
StationGREAT BEND
Distance36.9 miles
Jan Temp19 to 42 F
Apr Temp43 to 69 F
Jul Temp68 to 93 F
Oct Temp45 to 72 F
Annual Precip26.4 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Dorrance223$63,750
Gorham408$44,583
Lucas387$48,750
Luray165$55,417
Natoma302$65,417
Victoria975$72,917

Russell Public Libraries

Russell Public Library
126 EAST 6TH STREET
Russell, Kansas
(785) 483-2742

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Russell Hospitals

Russell Regional Hospital
(Non-profit)
200 S Main Street
(785) 4833131

Russell Public Schools

Bickerdyke Elem
348 N Maple
ZIP: 67665
(785) 483-6066
Primary
Total Enrollment 244
Ruppenthal Middle
400 N Elm
ZIP: 67665
(785) 483-3174
Middle
Total Enrollment 177
Russell High
565 State Street
ZIP: 67665
(785) 483-5631
High
Total Enrollment 236
Simpson Elem
1323 N Main
ZIP: 67665
(785) 483-6180
Primary
Total Enrollment 140
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