Demographics

Community Profile


  • City Population:  23,673
  • County Population: 525,294 (2018)
  • Population Growth: 44% (2010 - 2017)
  • Economic Snapshot

Statistics


  • Assessed Valuation: $208,000,000 (2017)
  • Number of Housing Units: 9,443 (2017)
  • Average Home Value: $189,584 (2017)
  • Average New Home Value: $280,384 (2017)
  • Average Rent: $710/month (2018)
  • Median Age: 36.4 years (2016)
  • Median Household Income: $68,545 (2017)
  • Average Household Income: $82,817 (2017)
  • Total Households: 8,590 (2017)

Business Data


  • Number of Businesses: 581 (2018)
  • Total Workforce: 11,865 (2017)
  • Employed:  97% (2017)

Railway Service


  • BNSF

Commercial Air Service


Major Highways


  • Kansas Turnpike (I-35): 3 miles
  • K-15: 0 miles
  • US 400 / K-54: 7 miles

Municipal Features


  • City Zoning Enforced
  • Five-year Comprehensive Plan
  • Full-time Police and Fire services
  • Nine-member city council, mayor, and city manager

City Parks


  • 28 parks / 330 acres

Schools


  • Elementary Schools (11)
    • Public (9)
    • Private (2)
  • Middle Schools: 3
    • Public (2)
    • Private (1)