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People

Total Population 1,173
Male Share of the Population 43.5%
Female Share of the Population 56.5%
Senior Citizens 10.5%
Employed Population 16+ 558
Age of the Population 34

Families

% of people married 56%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 12.9%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $51,667
% Above Poverty Level 94.2%
% Below Poverty Level 5.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 25 minutes
% Working from Home 1.8%
% Walking and Biking to Work 4.5%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 19.3%
Median Gross Rent $605
Median House Value $90,700

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 14.7%
US/American 0%
English 10.4%
Irish 14.2%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Solomon Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Large City 84 miles N of Wichita, Kansas
County Dickinson
Standard Zip Codes 67480
Phone Area Codes 785
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 38.919
Longitude -97.37

Solomon Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

Station ABILENE 1 W
Distance 7.4 miles
Jan Temp 19 to 41 F
Apr Temp 43 to 70 F
Jul Temp 69 to 94 F
Oct Temp 46 to 72 F
Annual Precip 32.7 inches
Station SALINA MUNICIPAL AP
Distance 17.4 miles
Jan Temp 19 to 39 F
Apr Temp 43 to 67 F
Jul Temp 69 to 93 F
Oct Temp 46 to 70 F
Annual Precip 32.1 inches
Station HERINGTON
Distance 28.6 miles
Jan Temp 15 to 38 F
Apr Temp 41 to 65 F
Jul Temp 67 to 91 F
Oct Temp 44 to 69 F
Annual Precip 35.9 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Abilene 6,671 $67,518
Bennington 772 $55,417
Enterprise 975 $46,023
Gypsum 378 $45,208
New Cambria 145 $69,000

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Solomon Public Libraries

Library
Solomon Public Library
108 N. WALNUT P.O. BOX 246
Solomon, Kansas
(785) 655-3521

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Solomon High Schools

SOLOMON HIGH
409 NORTH PINE
785-655-2551
Serves 196 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 10.5

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