Demographics

People

Total Population2,072
Male Share of the Population48.2%
Female Share of the Population51.8%
Senior Citizens29.8%
Employed Population 16+957
Age of the Population50

Families

% of people married52.1%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher18.1%
Median Earnings25+$37,333
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$27,708
Median Earnings With High School Degree$34,500

Wealth

Median Family Income$70,938
% Above Poverty Level91%
% Below Poverty Level9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time12 minutes
% Working from Home2.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work2.2%
% Using Public Transportation0.2%

Housing

People Living Alone48.6%
Median Gross Rent$479
Median House Value$117,800

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)11.7%
Irish9.6%
English3.9%
Polish2.2%
Scottish1.9%
Dutch1.6%
French Except Basque1.2%
Swedish1%
Belgian0.9%
Italian0.8%
German0.7%
Canadian0.7%
Norwegian0.6%
Finnish0.6%
Czech0.6%
Swiss0.5%
South African0.4%
African0.4%
Danishn0.4%
Austrian0.1%
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Seneca Almanac

CategoryValue
County Nemaha County
Standard Zip Codes66538
Phone Area Codes785
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude39.83
Approximate Longitude-96.06

Seneca Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationCENTRALIA
Distance8.6 miles
Jan Temp15 to 36 F
Apr Temp41 to 65 F
Jul Temp65 to 89 F
Oct Temp43 to 68 F
Annual Precip35.2 inches
StationMARYSVILLE
Distance30.2 miles
Jan Temp13 to 35 F
Apr Temp40 to 65 F
Jul Temp66 to 90 F
Oct Temp41 to 68 F
Annual Precip32.7 inches
StationHOLTON
Distance30.9 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

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Axtell374$73,125
Bern165$74,167
Centralia623$58,250
Corning187$58,333
Goff125$50,000
Sabetha2,544$70,089

Seneca Public Libraries

Seneca Free Library
606 MAIN STREET
Seneca, Kansas
(785) 336-2377

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Seneca Hospitals

Nemaha Valley Community Hospital
(Non-profit)
1600 Community Dr
(785) 3366181

Seneca Public Schools

Nemaha Central Elementary And Middle School
110 N. 11th
ZIP: 66538
(785) 336-2173
Primary
Total Enrollment 428
Nemaha Central High School
214 N. 11th
ZIP: 66538
(785) 336-3557
High
Total Enrollment 252

Seneca Private Schools

Sts Peter & Paul School
409 Elk St
ZIP: 66538
Elementary
Total Enrollment 136
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