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Population (year 2000): 35,420. Estimated population in July 2005: 35,213 (-0.6% change)
Males: 18,743 (52.9%), Females: 16,677 (47.1%)

Leavenworth County

Zip code:

Median resident age: 34.1 years
Median household income: $40,681 (year 2000)
Median house value: $75,200 (year 2000)

Leavenworth, KS residents, houses, and apartments details

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Races in Leavenworth:

  • White Non-Hispanic (74.1%)
  • Black (16.3%)
  • Hispanic (5.1%)
  • Two or more races (2.8%)
  • Other race (1.7%)
  • American Indian (1.6%)
  • Korean (0.6%)
(Total can be greater than 100% because Hispanics could be counted in other races)

Ancestries: German (21.0%), Irish (13.9%), English (9.0%), United States (8.6%), Polish (3.3%), Italian (2.5%).

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Elevation: 900 feet

Land area: 23.5 square miles

Leavenworth,

For population 25 years and over in Leavenworth

  • High school or higher: 84.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 27.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 12.3%
  • Unemployed: 4.6%
  • Mean travel time to work: 17.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Leavenworth city

  • Never married: 21.8%
  • Now married: 51.9%
  • Separated: 3.0%
  • Widowed: 5.9%
  • Divorced: 17.4%

3.2% Foreign born (1.2% Europe, 1.0% Asia, 0.7% Latin America).

Population change in the 1990s: -3,473 (-8.9%).



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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: City, KS Kansas (21.9 miles pop. 146,866).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: City, MO Kansas (29.9 miles pop. 441,545).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: TX Dallas, (468.0 miles pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: KS (4.6 miles Lansing, MO (6.5 miles Farley, MO (7.5 miles Weston, MO (10.1 miles Tracy, City, MO (10.8 miles Platte KS (11.8 miles Basehor, Iatan, MO (12.3 miles) , KS (13.5 miles Easton,


Single-family new house construction building permits:
  • 1996: 44 buildings, average cost: $92,500
  • 1997: 67 buildings, average cost: $90,800
  • 1998: 42 buildings, average cost: $91,900
  • 1999: 53 buildings, average cost: $97,000
  • 2000: 52 buildings, average cost: $91,900
  • 2001: 72 buildings, average cost: $99,700
  • 2002: 115 buildings, average cost: $107,900
  • 2003: 82 buildings, average cost: $141,000
  • 2004: 128 buildings, average cost: $149,200
  • 2005: 145 buildings, average cost: $154,400

Latitude: 39.31 N, Longitude: 94.92 W

Area code: 913


Leavenworth, Kansas business data: stores, dealers, real estate agents, wholesalers, restaurants...

Industries providing employment: Educational,health and social services (25.4%), Public administration (13.0%), Retail trade (11.9%).

Daytime population change due to commuting: +2,352 (+6.6%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 10,174 (67.8%)


 

Crime in Leavenworth by Year

Type 2002 2003 2004
Murders 1 2 0
    per 100,000 2.8 5.6 0.0
Rapes 22 17 19
    per 100,000 62.1 48.0 53.6
Robberies 41 41 43
    per 100,000 115.8 115.8 121.4
Assaults 147 148 144
    per 100,000 415.0 417.8 406.5
Burglaries 204 266 249
    per 100,000 575.9 751.0 703.0
Thefts 994 1,149 1,129
    per 100,000 2806.3 3243.9 3187.5
Auto thefts 80 83 82
    per 100,000 225.9 234.3 231.5
316.0 344.2 334.4


Average climate in Leavenworth, Kansas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Leavenworth,

Leavenworth-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Kansas state average. It is 144% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/8/1966, a category 4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 6.9 miles away from the Leavenworth city center killed one person and injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 5/7/1961, a category 4 tornado 9.6 miles away from the city center injured 12 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.


Birthplace of: Mark Fresby - College basketball player (San Jose State Spartans), Matt King - College basketball player (Missouri State Bears), Nick Sanders - College basketball player (Furman Paladins), Wayne Simien - College basketball player (Kansas Jayhawks).


Hospitals/medical centers in Leavenworth:
  • CUSHING MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (711 MARSHALL ST)
  • SAINT JOHN HOSPITAL (3500 S 4TH ST)
Other hospitals/medical centers near Leavenworth:
  • PROVIDENCE MEDICAL CENTER (about 18 miles; KANSAS CITY, KS)
  • UNIVERSITY OF KANSAS HOSPITAL (about 19 miles; KANSAS CITY, KS)
  • ATCHISON HOSPITAL (about 23 miles; ATCHISON, KS)

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Leavenworth:
  • KANSAS CITY INTL (about 16 miles; KANSAS CITY, MO; ID: MCI)
  • CHARLES B. WHEELER DOWNTOWN (about 27 miles; KANSAS CITY, MO; ID: MKC)
  • ROSECRANS MEMORIAL (about 32 miles; ST JOSEPH, MO; ID: STJ)
Other public-use airports nearest to Leavenworth:
  • SHERMAN AAF (about 5 miles; FORT LEAVENWORTH, KS; ID: FLV)
  • RAINBOW AIR VILLAGE (about 17 miles; DEARBORN, MO; ID: 0C1)
  • AMELIA EARHART (about 25 miles; ATCHISON, KS; ID: K59)

Local government website:

Local government employment and payroll (March 2004)

Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Sewerage 18 $49,494 $32,996 0 $0
Parks and Recreation 16 $47,220 $35,415 34 $10,680
Housing and Community Development(Local) 8 $21,232 $31,848 0 $0
Water Supply 32 $110,244 $41,341 1 $962
Other and Unallocable 12 $34,713 $34,713 1 $1,284
Police - Other 17 $45,274 $31,958 3 $4,680
Solid Waste Management 11 $23,174 $25,280 3 $3,401
Firefighters 48 $166,542 $41,635 0 $0
Fire - Other 1 $2,677 $32,124 0 $0
Streets and Highways 21 $69,571 $39,754 1 $1,417
Health 5 $13,490 $32,376 0 $0
Financial Administration 7 $29,484 $50,544 1 $1,063
Other Government Administration 12 $58,720 $58,720 5 $2,325
Judicial and Legal 8 $23,360 $35,040 0 $0
Police Protection - Officers 60 $214,904 $42,980 0 $0
Totals for Government 276 $910,099 $39,569 49 $25,812


College/University in Leavenworth:
  • SAINT MARY COLLEGE (Full-time enrollment: 510; Location: 4100 S 4TH ST TRAFFICWAY; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.smcks.edu; Offers Master's degree)
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Leavenworth:
  • PARK UNIVERSITY (about 17 miles; PARKVILLE, MO; Full-time enrollment: 4,180)
  • KANSAS CITY KANSAS COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 18 miles; KANSAS CITY, KS; FT enrollment: 2,837)
  • UNIVERSITY OF KANSAS MEDICAL CENTER (about 19 miles; KANSAS CITY, KS; FT enrollment: 2,168)
  • METROPOLITAN COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 29 miles; KANSAS CITY, MO; FT enrollment: 2,998)
  • METROPOLITAN COMMUNITY COLLEGES (about 29 miles; KANSAS CITY, MO; FT enrollment: 2,259)
  • JOHNSON COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 31 miles; OVERLAND PARK, KS; FT enrollment: 8,857)
  • UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI-KANSAS CITY (about 31 miles; KANSAS CITY, MO; FT enrollment: 8,830)
Public high school in Leavenworth:
  • LEAVENWORTH SR HIGH (Students: 1,488; Location: 2012 10TH AVE; Grades: 09 - 12)
Private high school in Leavenworth:
  • IMMACULATA HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 238; Location: 600 SHAWNEE; Grades: 9 - 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Leavenworth:
  • RICHARD W. WARREN MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 487; Location: 3501 NEW LAWRENCE RD; Grades: 06 - 08)
  • LEAVENWORTH WEST MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 382; Location: 1901 SPRUCE; Grades: 06 - 08)
  • DAVID BREWER ELEM (Students: 372; Location: 401 N 17TH; Grades: KG - 05)
  • HOWARD WILSON ELEM (Students: 367; Location: 616 GRAND AVENUE; Grades: KG - 05)
  • ANTHONY ELEM (Students: 328; Location: 570 EVERGREEN; Grades: KG - 05)
  • MUNCIE ELEM (Students: 288; Location: 541 MUNCIE ROAD; Grades: KG - 05)
  • EARL M LAWSON ELEM (Students: 288; Location: 820 N 5TH STREET; Grades: PK - 05)
  • NETTIE HARTNETT/BEN DAY ELEM (Students: 247; Location: 1000 3RD AVENUE; Grades: KG - 05)
  • SALT CREEK VALLEY INTERMEDIATE (Students: 143; Location: 32325 167TH ST; Grades: 03 - 05)
Private primary/middle schools in Leavenworth:
  • XAVIER ELEMENTARY (Students: 444; Location: 721 OSAGE; Grades: PK - 8)
  • ST PAUL LUTHERAN SCHOOL (Students: 133; Location: 320 NORTH 7TH STREET; Grades: KG - 8)
  • TRINITY LUTHERAN CHURCH TENDER (Students: 117; Location: 2101 TENTH AVENUE; Grades: PK - KG)
Library in Leavenworth:
  • LEAVENWORTH PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $750,193; Location: 417 SPRUCE ST.; 117,231 books; 2,636 audio materials; 2,163 video materials; 225 serial subscriptions)
 

Leavenworth compared to Kansas state average:
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.

Strongest AM radio stations in Leavenworth:
  • KKLO (1410 AM; 5 kW; LEAVENWORTH, KS; Owner: CHARA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KKHK (1250 AM; 25 kW; KANSAS CITY, KS)
  • KCMO (710 AM; 10 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA KANSAS CITY PARTNERSHIP)
  • KCSP (610 AM; 5 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KXTR (1660 AM; 10 kW; KANSAS CITY, KS; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KCCV (760 AM; daytime; 6 kW; OVERLAND PARK, KS; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KMBZ (980 AM; 5 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KFEQ (680 AM; 5 kW; ST. JOSEPH, MO; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC.)
  • KCTE (1510 AM; daytime; 10 kW; INDEPENDENCE, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KPHN (1190 AM; 5 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KSFT (1550 AM; 5 kW; ST. JOSEPH, MO; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC)
  • KCNW (1380 AM; 3 kW; FAIRWAY, KS; Owner: KANSAS CITY RADIO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Leavenworth:
  • KFKF-FM (94.1 FM; KANSAS CITY, KS; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KZPL (97.3 FM; LEE'S SUMMIT, MO; Owner: UNION FIRST BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KCMO-FM (94.9 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA KANSAS CITY PARTNERSHIP)
  • KKJO-FM (105.5 FM; ST. JOSEPH, MO; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC)
  • WDAF-FM (106.5 FM; LIBERTY, MO; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KSRC (102.1 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KUDL (98.1 FM; KANSAS CITY, KS; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KQRC-FM (98.9 FM; LEAVENWORTH, KS; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KRBZ (96.5 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KYYS (99.7 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KMXV (93.3 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KBEQ-FM (104.3 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KPRS (103.3 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: CARTER BROADCAST GROUP, INC.)
  • KCUR-FM (89.3 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: CURATORS OF UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI)
  • KCCV-FM (92.3 FM; OLATHE, KS; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KLJC (88.5 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: CALVARY BIBLE COLLEGE)
  • KANU (91.5 FM; LAWRENCE, KS; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF KANSAS)

TV broadcast stations around Leavenworth:
  • KCTV (Channel 5; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • KMBC-TV (Channel 9; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: KMBC HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KSHB-TV (Channel 41; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: SCRIPPS HOWARD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KTAJ (Channel 16; ST. JOSEPH, MO; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WDAF-TV (Channel 4; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: WDAF LICENSE, INC.)
  • KCPT (Channel 19; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: PUBLIC TELEVISION 19, INC.)
  • KCWE (Channel 29; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: KCWE-TV, INC.)
  • KSMO-TV (Channel 62; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: KSMO LICENSEE, INC.)
  • KPXE (Channel 50; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: PAXSON KANSAS CITY LICENSE, INC.)
  • KMCI (Channel 38; LAWRENCE, KS; Owner: SCRIPPS HOWARD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • K48FS (Channel 48; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • K35CT (Channel 35; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • KQTV (Channel 2; ST. JOSEPH, MO; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF THE MIDWEST, INC.)

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