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Demographics

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Total Population

10,427

Median Household Income

41,696

Total Visible Minorities

N/A

Median Age

32.1

Us Income Distribution

According to OECD, the gini coefficient measures how the distribution of income among households within an economy deviates from a perfectly equal distribution of incomes. Simply, it measures the extent of income inequality in an economy. Inequality on the Gini scale is measured between 0, where everyone's equal, and 1, where all the country's income is earned by one person. Atchison, KS has a gini coefficient of 0.6 out of 1, while the 2015 national gini coefficient is 0.39.

Us Sex By Age

Overall, women outnumber men by 722. people. The 10 to 14 years old age cohort exhibits the largest discrepancy with a difference of 115 people between the sexes. Furthermore, majority of the population is between the ages 10 to 14 years old, comprising 7.71 per cent of the population. Meanwhile, 66.09 per cent are part of its working-age population, or those between the ages 15 to 64 years old, while 20.12 per cent make up the younger population that will also be part of the labour force in two decades or less. At the present, 1489 people are expected to retire in the coming years.

Labor Force

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Real Estate

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Housing Occupied

85.63%

Housing Vacant

14.37%

No. of Families

2,085

No. of Non-Families

1,569

Transportation

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Busiest Time
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Residents Who
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Vehicle Drivers

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Car Ownership

Most households in Atchison, KS have three vehicles for transportation. 1508 people responding in Atchison, KS feel that having three vehicles is sufficient. Moreover, 30.77% of households say they use two vehicles. Moreover, 568 households have five or more vehicles

Education

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Field of Study

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Educational Destination

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Us Field Of Study

Most are in Education with 329 people practicing it in Atchison, KS. Business is another popular field of expertise, as 12.33% of inhabitants are involved in it. The third group are those who are in Liberal Arts & History, with 186 people responding that it is their line of work. STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) is expected to be a growing industry, however, Pew Research Center confirms that there is still a huge need for labour in these industries. Atchison, KS has 621 people or 40.72% of workers in STEM industries.

Quality of Life

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Taxes

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Employers

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