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Demographics

People

Total Population322
Male Share of the Population56.2%
Female Share of the Population43.8%
Senior Citizens25.2%
Employed Population 16+155
Age of the Population54

Families

% of people married60.1%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher10.9%
Median Earnings25+$36,875
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$53,472
Median Earnings With High School Degree$31,250

Wealth

Median Family Income$57,917
% Above Poverty Level96.9%
% Below Poverty Level3.1%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time18 minutes
% Working from Home%
% Walking and Biking to Work3.2%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone47.2%
Median Gross Rent$681
Median House Value$32,100

Ancestry

German37.6%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)20.2%
Irish13%
English11.5%
French Except Basque10.2%
Czech2.8%
Canadian2.8%
Swedish1.6%
Scottish0.9%
Italian0.6%
Polish0.3%
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Wakita Almanac

CategoryValue
County Grant County
Standard Zip Codes73771
Phone Area Codes580
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude36.88
Approximate Longitude-97.92

Wakita Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationJEFFERSON
Distance13.8 miles
Jan Temp20 to 45 F
Apr Temp43 to 70 F
Jul Temp70 to 96 F
Oct Temp46 to 75 F
Annual Precip34.6 inches
StationGREAT SALT PLAINS DAM
Distance14.9 miles
Jan Temp21 to 44 F
Apr Temp45 to 70 F
Jul Temp70 to 96 F
Oct Temp47 to 73 F
Annual Precip31.2 inches
StationANTHONY
Distance19.4 miles
Jan Temp20 to 42 F
Apr Temp43 to 68 F
Jul Temp70 to 94 F
Oct Temp47 to 72 F
Annual Precip31.6 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Deer Creek141$0
Jet181$58,750
Manchester59$61,667
Medford1,015$63,098
Nash230$78,214
Pond Creek945$52,143
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