Atchison SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
4
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
7
Safety
5
Amenities
8
Education
8
Commute
9

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Atchison, Kansas Info Snack

Atchison is a city and county seat of Atchison County, Kansas, United States, and situated along the Missouri River. As of the 2010 census, its population was 11,021. The city is named in honor of David Rice Atchison, United States senator from Missouri, and was the original eastern terminus of the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway. Atchison was the birthplace of aviator Amelia Earhart, and the Amelia Earhart Festival is held annually in July. Atchison is also home of Benedictine College, a Catholic liberal-arts college.
Population
10,727
Unemployment
8.9%
Poverty
24.0%
Median Home
$82,900
Median Income
$41,268
Median Rent
$604

Rankings for Atchison in Kansas

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Map Of Atchison, KS

Population over time in Atchison

Year Population % Change
2017 10,727 -0.7%
2016 10,798 -0.6%
2015 10,858 -0.6%
2014 10,920 -0.4%
2013 10,968 -0.0%
2012 10,970 0.1%
2011 10,964 0.1%
2010 10,949 -

Crime in Atchison Per 100k

Crime Atchison KS USA
Violent Crime 348.1 413.0 382.9
Murder 9.4 5.5 5.3
Robbery 9.4 61.3 98.0
Aggravated Assault 291.7 290.3 248.9
Property Crime 3462.6 2800.9 2362.0
Burglary 442.2 478.2 430.4
Larceny 2766.3 2053.3 1694.0
Car Theft 254.0 269.3 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Atchison

White
84.5% (9,067)
African American
4.1% (443)
American Indian
0.5% (53)
Asian
0.4% (40)
Hawaiian
0.1% (9)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
6.5% (695)
Hispanic
3.9% (420)
Race Atchison KS USA
White 84.5% 76.5% 61.5%
African American 4.1% 5.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.5% 0.7% 0.7%
Asian 0.4% 2.8% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 6.5% 2.8% 2.3%
Hispanic 3.9% 11.5% 17.6%

Household Income For Atchison, Kansas

Less than $10,000
11.0% (117,997)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.3% (78,307)
$15,000 to $24,999
15.6% (167,341)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.9% (116,924)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.3% (142,669)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.8% (190,940)
$75,000 to $99,999
6.4% (68,652)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.5% (123,360)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.0% (32,181)
$200,000 or more
3.0% (32,181)
Income Atchison KS USA
Less than $10,000 11.0% 6.1% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.3% 4.6% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 15.6% 9.8% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.9% 10.4% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.3% 14.2% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.8% 19.2% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 6.4% 12.9% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.5% 13.7% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.0% 4.7% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 3.0% 4.4% 6.3%

Gender in Atchison

Female
53.1% (5,696)
Male
46.9% (5,030)
Gender Atchison KS USA
Female 53.1% 50.2% 50.8%
Male 46.9% 49.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Atchison for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.7% (294)
9-12th Grade
6.0% (638)
High School / GED
32.6% (3,498)
Some College
24.8% (2,662)
Associate's Degree
10.1% (1,085)
Bachelor's Degree
13.8% (1,480)
Master's Degree
6.6% (703)
Professional Degree
0.5% (50)
Doctorate Degree
2.9% (312)
Education Atchison KS USA
< 9th Grade 2.7% 3.7% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 6.0% 5.8% 7.2%
High School / GED 32.6% 26.2% 27.3%
Some College 24.8% 23.6% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 10.1% 8.3% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 13.8% 20.6% 19.1%
Master's Degree 6.6% 8.6% 8.4%
Professional Degree 0.5% 1.9% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.9% 1.2% 1.4%

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