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Population (year 2000): 13,770. Estimated population in July 2005: 13,695 (-0.5% change)
Males: 6,682 (48.5%), Females: 7,088 (51.5%)

McPherson County

Zip code:

Median resident age: 36.3 years
Median household income: $40,469 (year 2000)
Median house value: $85,200 (year 2000)

McPherson, KS residents, houses, and apartments details

Races in McPherson:

  • White Non-Hispanic (93.7%)
  • Hispanic (2.9%)
  • Two or more races (1.5%)
  • Black (1.3%)
  • Other race (1.2%)
  • American Indian (1.1%)

Ancestries: German (32.3%), Irish (8.9%), Swedish (8.8%), United States (8.7%), English (8.2%), French (3.7%).Kansas

Elevation: 1504 feet

Land area: 6.1 square miles

McPherson,

For population 25 years and over in McPherson

  • High school or higher: 90.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 23.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.5%
  • Unemployed: 3.7%
  • Mean travel time to work: 11.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in McPherson city

  • Never married: 23.9%
  • Now married: 61.0%
  • Separated: 0.5%
  • Widowed: 6.5%
  • Divorced: 8.1%

0.6% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: +1,059 (+8.3%).


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Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: TX Dallas, (390.0 miles pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: KS Galva, (8.6 miles KS (12.4 miles Inman, KS Lindsborg, (14.0 miles KS (15.3 miles Moundridge, KS (16.1 miles Canton, Windom, KS (17.0 miles) , KS (17.2 miles Marquette, KS Buhler, (17.9 miles


Single-family new house construction building permits:
  • 1997: 25 buildings, average cost: $147,600
  • 1998: 18 buildings, average cost: $137,500
  • 1999: 27 buildings, average cost: $138,000
  • 2000: 28 buildings, average cost: $163,100
  • 2001: 32 buildings, average cost: $184,000
  • 2002: 31 buildings, average cost: $168,000
  • 2003: 23 buildings, average cost: $177,800
  • 2004: 44 buildings, average cost: $159,900
  • 2005: 33 buildings, average cost: $176,700

Latitude: 38.37 N, Longitude: 97.66 W

Area code: 620

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

Industries providing employment: Manufacturing (28.7%), Educational,health and social services (22.9%).

Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,184 (+8.6%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 5,177 (73.6%)

Crime in McPherson by Year

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004
Murders 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Rapes 6 4 6 8
    per 100,000 43.6 29.0 43.6 58.1
Robberies 1 3 2 1
    per 100,000 7.3 21.8 14.5 7.3
Assaults 10 33 18 9
    per 100,000 72.6 239.7 130.7 65.4
Burglaries 49 44 60 88
    per 100,000 355.8 319.5 435.7 639.1
Thefts 260 195 193 221
    per 100,000 1888.2 1416.1 1401.6 1604.9
Auto thefts 16 11 11 10
    per 100,000 116.2 79.9 79.9 72.6
143.9 151.5 140.9 153.2

Average climate in McPherson, Kansas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

McPherson,

McPherson-area historical tornado activity is near Kansas state average. It is 120% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/15/1992, a category 4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 0.6 miles away from the McPherson city center injured 10 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 3/13/1990, a category 5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 22.1 miles away from the city center killed one person and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Birthplace of: Jordan Fithian - College basketball player (Binghamton Bearcats).


Hospital/medical center in McPherson:
  • MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (1000 HOSPITAL DR)
Other hospitals/medical centers near McPherson:
  • LINDSBORG COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (about 16 miles; LINDSBORG, KS)
  • MERCY HOSPITAL (about 16 miles; MOUNDRIDGE, KS)
  • HUTCHINSON HOSPITAL CORPORATION (about 27 miles; HUTCHINSON, KS)
Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to McPherson:
  • HUTCHINSON MUNI (about 26 miles; HUTCHINSON, KS; ID: HUT)
  • SALINA MUNI (about 29 miles; SALINA, KS; ID: SLN)
  • WICHITA MID-CONTINENT (about 54 miles; WICHITA, KS; ID: ICT)
Other public-use airports nearest to McPherson:
  • MC PHERSON (about 3 miles; MC PHERSON, KS; ID: MPR)
  • MOUNDRIDGE MUNI (about 17 miles; MOUNDRIDGE, KS; ID: 47K)
  • ALFRED SCHROEDER FIELD (about 33 miles; HILLSBORO, KS; ID: M66)

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
Firefighters 17 $67,810 $47,865 12 $1,428
Fire - Other 1 $2,232 $26,784 0 $0
Streets and Highways 8 $23,185 $34,777 2 $806
Health 2 $6,923 $41,538 0 $0
Sewerage 7 $21,801 $37,373 0 $0
Solid Waste Management 1 $2,748 $32,976 0 $0
Parks and Recreation 7 $21,029 $36,049 4 $2,962
Police - Other 5 $11,012 $26,428 11 $4,984
Water Supply 6 $29,422 $58,844 1 $744
Other and Unallocable 10 $28,496 $34,195 1 $673
Local Libraries 6 $15,044 $30,088 9 $7,178
Electric Power 65 $306,008 $56,493 0 $0
Police Protection - Officers 25 $79,611 $38,213 0 $0
Judicial and Legal 1 $2,263 $27,156 3 $6,569
Other Government Administration 1 $7,096 $85,152 3 $2,858
Financial Administration 3 $11,041 $44,164 0 $0
Totals for Government 165 $635,721 $46,234 46 $28,202
Colleges/Universities in McPherson:
  • MCPHERSON COLLEGE (Full-time enrollment: 433; Location: 1600 E EUCLID; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.mcpherson.edu)
  • CENTRAL CHRISTIAN COLLEGE OF KANSAS (FT enrollment: 89; Location: 1200 S MAIN; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.centralchristian.edu)
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to McPherson:
  • HUTCHINSON COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 30 miles; HUTCHINSON, KS; Full-time enrollment: 2,268)
  • WICHITA STATE UNIVERSITY (about 49 miles; WICHITA, KS; FT enrollment: 10,403)
  • FRIENDS UNIVERSITY (about 53 miles; WICHITA, KS; FT enrollment: 2,983)
  • BUTLER COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 68 miles; EL DORADO, KS; FT enrollment: 4,250)
  • BARTON COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 78 miles; GREAT BEND, KS; FT enrollment: 2,268)
  • KANSAS STATE UNIVERSITY (about 94 miles; MANHATTAN, KS; FT enrollment: 19,210)
  • COWLEY COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 100 miles; ARKANSAS CITY, KS; FT enrollment: 2,392)
Public high school in McPherson:
  • MCPHERSON HIGH (Students: 844; Location: 801 E FIRST STREET; Grades: 09 - 12)
Private high school in McPherson:
  • ELYRIA CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 250; Location: 1644 COMMANCHE RD; Grades: KG - 12)
Public primary/middle schools in McPherson:
  • MCPHERSON MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 611; Location: 700 E ELIZABETH; Grades: 06 - 08)
  • ROOSEVELT ELEM (Students: 283; Location: 800 S WALNUT; Grades: KG - 05)
  • EISENHOWER ELEMENTARY (Students: 256; Location: 301 E WICKERSHAM DR; Grades: KG - 05)
  • LINCOLN ELEM (Students: 252; Location: 900 N ASH; Grades: KG - 05)
  • WASHINGTON ELEM (Students: 240; Location: 128 N PARK; Grades: KG - 05)
Private primary/middle school in McPherson:
  • ST JOSEPH ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 87; Location: 520 E NORTHVIEW; Grades: PK - 6)
Library in McPherson:
  • MCPHERSON PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $503,347; Location: 214 W. MARLIN; 61,512 books; 1,333 audio materials; 824 video materials; 188 serial subscriptions)
 

McPherson compared to Kansas state average:
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
Strongest AM radio stations in McPherson:
  • KNGL (1540 AM; 0 kW; MCPHERSON, KS; Owner: DAVIES COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KFTI (1070 AM; 10 kW; WICHITA, KS; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KSAL (1150 AM; 5 kW; SALINA, KS; Owner: EBC INC.)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KFRM (550 AM; 5 kW; SALINA, KS; Owner: TAYLOR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • KMYR (1410 AM; 5 kW; WICHITA, KS; Owner: AGAPE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KFH (1330 AM; 5 kW; WICHITA, KS; Owner: ENTERCOM WICHITA LICENSE, LLC)
  • KQAM (1480 AM; 5 kW; WICHITA, KS; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
Strongest FM radio stations in McPherson:
  • KBBE (96.7 FM; MCPHERSON, KS; Owner: DAVIES COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • K204CR (88.7 FM; MCPHERSON, KS; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC)
  • KHCC-FM (90.1 FM; HUTCHINSON, KS; Owner: HUTCHINSON COMMUNITY JR. COLLEGE)
  • KXKU (106.1 FM; LYONS, KS; Owner: AD ASTRA PER ASPERA B/CING, INC.)
  • KQNS-FM (95.5 FM; LINDSBORG, KS; Owner: B-B BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KFDI-FM (101.3 FM; WICHITA, KS; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KZSN (102.1 FM; HUTCHINSON, KS; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KICT-FM (95.1 FM; WICHITA, KS; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KRBB (97.9 FM; WICHITA, KS; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KMXW (92.3 FM; NEWTON, KS; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KFBZ (105.3 FM; HAYSVILLE, KS; Owner: ENTERCOM WICHITA LICENSE, LLC)
  • KCVS (91.7 FM; SALINA, KS; Owner: VCY AMERICA, INC.)
  • KSKG (99.9 FM; SALINA, KS; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC.)
  • KCFN (91.1 FM; WICHITA, KS; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
TV broadcast stations around McPherson:
  • KWCH-TV (Channel 12; HUTCHINSON, KS; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL BROADCASTING OF SO. CAROLINA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KPTS (Channel 8; HUTCHINSON, KS; Owner: KANSAS PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS SERVICE, INC.)
  • KSCC (Channel 36; HUTCHINSON, KS; Owner: MERCURY BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KSNW (Channel 3; WICHITA, KS; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION OF WICHITA)
  • KAAS-TV (Channel 18; SALINA, KS; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KWCV (Channel 33; WICHITA, KS; Owner: WLBB BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • KSAS-TV (Channel 24; WICHITA, KS; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KAKE-TV (Channel 10; WICHITA, KS; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)

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