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View the Demographics tab for information such as Population, Us Income Distribution and more. Data is populated from census, state, provincial and municipal sources, along with third-party projections.
Median Household Income41,696
Total Visible MinoritiesN/A
What is the Population of Atchison, KS?
At present, Atchison, KS, US has a population of 10,660 people. Overall, the population of Atchison, KS, US is declining at a rate of 0.45% per year over the past 5 years from 2011 to 2016. In the last two census, its populations declined by -,246 people, an average decline rate of 0.45% per year from 2011 to 2016.
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 Marital Status
Majority of the population are married, making up 32.42 per cent of the population. Having a predominantly married population is highy beneficial to Atchison city, Kansas as married couples usually bring in larger incomes, higher net worth and gains on average. They also help boost the community's liveliness and labour force, as they are most likely to bear children and create the best economic conditions for them. Furthermore, this group also spends more compared to most of their counterparts and contributes a huge portion towards tax revenues.
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.
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Us Median Salary By Occupation
The highest paying occupations in Atchison, KS are those in Management, business, science, and arts occupations, where the median salary hovers around $44611.0. The U.S. Bureau of Census divides occupations into five broad categories: (1) Management, business, science, and arts occupations (2) Service occupations (3) Sales and office occupations (4) Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations (5) Production, transportation, and material moving occupations The highest paid occupations in management are those of Other computer, engineering, and science occupations where median salary is at $76328.0. In the services industry, those in Law enforcement workers including supervisors earn the most at $70116.0 per annum as a median salary.The highest paying occupations in sales are that of Sales and related occupations, where the annual median salary is $35950.0. Natural resources occupations’ top salaries go to those in Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations where median salaries are around $nan. Meanwhile, occupations related to production have those working in Transportation occupations paid the most with a median salary of $84205.0 per year.
View the Real Estate tab for information such as Heating Sources and more. Data is populated from census, state, provincial and municipal sources, along with third-party projections.
No. of Families2,085
No. of Non-Families1,569
Most people in Atchison city, Kansas uses Utility gas to heat up their homes. With 2812 (76.25%) households using it, it is the leading heating source in Atchison city, Kansas. Moreover, 730 (19.79%) of households say they use Electricity making it the second most popular choice. The third widely used heating source is Bottled, tank, or LP gas, with 76 (2.06%) households saying they use it as their primary heating source.
View the Transportation tab for information such as Car Ownership, Us Time Leaving For Work and more. Data is populated from census, state, provincial and municipal sources, along with third-party projections.
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
Us Time Leaving For Work
Majority of commuters in Atchison, KS leave their homes from 4:00pm to 12:00am, saying that it's enough time to get to work. The second most popular time to head to work, with 12.79% of respondents, is from 7:30am to 8:00am. However, 574 of commuters still prefer to leave from 12:00pm to 4:00pm.
Us Transportation Mode
The modes of transportation chart illustrates residents' most popular choices when it comes to getting around the area. Majority, 3346 (69.26%), of commuters' in Atchison city, Kansas chose to drive alone in a private car, truck, or van to go to work. Moreover, 12.54% of respondents say that they prefer carpool in a private car, truck, or van. The third most popular means of transportation is walk with 521 commuters have preferring it. Meanwhile, there are 325 people who do not need to commute to get to work, as they work from home.
View the Education tab for information such as Us Field Of Study, Us Education Attainment and more. Data is populated from census, state, provincial and municipal sources, along with third-party projections.
Field of Study
Field of Study
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.
Us Education Attainment
Most people in Atchison, KS have completed high school. With 1884 people, it is the leading educational attainment in Atchison, KS. Coming in second, 15.15% of inhabitants say they completed at least one year of college education. The third largest group are people who completed a bachelor's degree, with 863 people responding.
Quality of Life
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