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Demographics

People

Total Population465
Male Share of the Population51%
Female Share of the Population49%
Senior Citizens24.3%
Employed Population 16+223
Age of the Population46

Families

% of people married54.2%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher15.4%
Median Earnings25+$28,250
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$20,208

Wealth

Median Family Income$56,458
% Above Poverty Level80%
% Below Poverty Level20%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time14 minutes
% Working from Home6.3%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.3%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone38.8%
Median Gross Rent$513
Median House Value$42,300

Ancestry

German43%
Irish21.1%
English14.8%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)13.8%
Dutch6%
Swedish2.6%
French Except Basque1.5%
Czech1.5%
Polish1.1%
Welsh0.6%
Italian0.6%
Canadian0.6%
Scottish0.4%
Danishn0.2%
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Strong City Almanac

CategoryValue
County Chase County
Standard Zip Codes66869
Phone Area Codes620
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude38.46
Approximate Longitude-96.52

Strong City Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationCOTTONWOOD FALLS
Distance2.2 miles
Jan Temp16 to 39 F
Apr Temp42 to 66 F
Jul Temp68 to 90 F
Oct Temp44 to 70 F
Annual Precip35.9 inches
StationCOUNCIL GROVE LAKE
Distance19.8 miles
Jan Temp16 to 37 F
Apr Temp42 to 66 F
Jul Temp67 to 91 F
Oct Temp43 to 69 F
Annual Precip33.5 inches
StationHERINGTON
Distance29.1 miles
Jan Temp15 to 38 F
Apr Temp41 to 65 F
Jul Temp67 to 91 F
Oct Temp44 to 69 F
Annual Precip35.9 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Americus836$62,396
Cottonwood Falls902$52,500
Council Grove2,337$50,679
Emporia24,707$44,394
Olpe561$57,232
Wilsey143$58,125

Strong City Public Schools

Chase County Elementary School
410 Palmer
ZIP: 66869
(620) 273-6676
Primary
Total Enrollment 188
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