Great Bend SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
5
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
8
Safety
3
Amenities
8.5
Education
6
Commute
9.5

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Great Bend, Kansas Info Snack

Great Bend is a city in and the county seat of Barton County, Kansas, United States. It is named for its location at the point where the course of the Arkansas River bends east then southeast. As of the 2010 census, the population of the city was 15,995.
Population
15,544
Unemployment
4.3%
Poverty
20.4%
Median Home
$93,900
Median Income
$46,171
Median Rent
$659

Rankings for Great Bend in Kansas

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Map Of Great Bend, KS

Population over time in Great Bend

Year Population % Change
2017 15,544 -0.9%
2016 15,686 -0.3%
2015 15,741 -0.7%
2014 15,850 -0.6%
2013 15,942 0.1%
2012 15,929 0.3%
2011 15,877 0.2%
2010 15,839 0.7%
2009 15,726 -
Crime/100k Great Bend KS USA
Violent Crime 734.4 439.0 368.9
Murder 13.1 3.9 5.0
Robbery 39.3 53.0 86.2
Aggravated Assault 616.4 328.3 246.8
Property Crime 3783.4 2633.9 2199.5
Burglary 859.0 430.6 376.0
Larceny 2688.3 1933.9 1594.6
Car Theft 236.1 269.4 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Great Bend

White
73.9% (11,494)
African American
1.3% (208)
American Indian
0.5% (84)
Asian
0.1% (19)
Hawaiian
0.3% (54)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.4% (224)
Hispanic
22.3% (3,461)
Race Great Bend KS USA
White 73.9% 76.1% 61.1%
African American 1.3% 5.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.5% 0.7% 0.7%
Asian 0.1% 2.8% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.3% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.4% 2.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 22.3% 11.7% 17.8%

Household Income For Great Bend, Kansas

Less than $10,000
5.7% (88,463)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.3% (98,566)
$15,000 to $24,999
14.8% (230,400)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.1% (172,492)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.7% (229,168)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.0% (280,422)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.4% (192,205)
$100,000 to $149,999
10.1% (157,460)
$150,000 to $199,999
5.5% (84,767)
$200,000 or more
1.3% (20,452)
Income Great Bend KS USA
Less than $10,000 5.7% 581.3% 633.5%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.3% 440.0% 460.0%
$15,000 to $24,999 14.8% 937.3% 931.0%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.1% 1016.8% 928.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.7% 1400.5% 1263.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.0% 1891.3% 1746.4%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.4% 1309.3% 1247.6%
$100,000 to $149,999 10.1% 1415.0% 1464.4%
$150,000 to $199,999 5.5% 522.7% 627.5%
$200,000 or more 1.3% 485.8% 697.9%

Gender in Great Bend

Female
50.7% (7,875)
Male
49.3% (7,669)
Gender Great Bend KS USA
Female 50.7% 50.2% 50.8%
Male 49.3% 49.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Great Bend for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (621)
9-12th Grade
8.0% (1,243)
High School / GED
33.0% (5,129)
Some College
24.0% (3,730)
Associate's Degree
13.0% (2,020)
Bachelor's Degree
12.0% (1,865)
Master's Degree
3.0% (466)
Professional Degree
2.0% (310)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (155)
Education Great Bend KS USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 8.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 33.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 24.0% 23.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 13.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 12.0% 21.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 3.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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