Mcpherson SnackAbility

7
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
6
Safety
6
Amenities
8.5
Education
8.5
Commute
10

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McPherson, Kansas Info Snack

McPherson ( /mkfrsn/) is a city in and the county seat of McPherson County, Kansas, United States, in the central part of the state. As of the 2010 census, the city population was 13,155. The city is named after Union General James Birdseye McPherson, a Civil War general. It is home to McPherson College and Central Christian College.
Population
13,089
Unemployment
2.6%
Poverty
8.4%
Median Home
$133,100
Median Income
$53,503
Median Rent
$740

Rankings for McPherson in Kansas

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Map Of McPherson, KS

Population over time in McPherson

Year Population % Change
2017 13,089 -0.9%
2016 13,212 0.0%
2015 13,212 0.1%
2014 13,205 0.1%
2013 13,196 0.0%
2012 13,194 -0.2%
2011 13,214 -0.4%
2010 13,263 -

Crime in McPherson Per 100k

Crime McPherson KS USA
Violent Crime 205.0 413.0 382.9
Murder 7.6 5.5 5.3
Robbery 45.6 61.3 98.0
Aggravated Assault 113.9 290.3 248.9
Property Crime 3037.4 2800.9 2362.0
Burglary 706.2 478.2 430.4
Larceny 2149.0 2053.3 1694.0
Car Theft 182.2 269.3 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in McPherson

White
89.9% (11,763)
African American
1.2% (161)
American Indian
0.9% (122)
Asian
0.8% (106)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
2.6% (345)
Hispanic
4.5% (592)
Race McPherson KS USA
White 89.9% 76.5% 61.5%
African American 1.2% 5.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.9% 0.7% 0.7%
Asian 0.8% 2.8% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.6% 2.8% 2.3%
Hispanic 4.5% 11.5% 17.6%

Household Income For McPherson, Kansas

Less than $10,000
3.2% (41,884)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.2% (68,062)
$15,000 to $24,999
7.3% (95,549)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.3% (160,994)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.8% (219,895)
$50,000 to $74,999
24.2% (316,753)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.9% (155,759)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.7% (153,141)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.2% (41,884)
$200,000 or more
4.1% (53,664)
Income McPherson KS USA
Less than $10,000 3.2% 6.1% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.2% 4.6% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 7.3% 9.8% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.3% 10.4% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.8% 14.2% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 24.2% 19.2% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.9% 12.9% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.7% 13.7% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.2% 4.7% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 4.1% 4.4% 6.3%

Gender in McPherson

Female
48.7% (6,376)
Male
51.3% (6,712)
Gender McPherson KS USA
Female 48.7% 50.2% 50.8%
Male 51.3% 49.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in McPherson for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.7% (227)
9-12th Grade
3.3% (425)
High School / GED
27.2% (3,555)
Some College
27.7% (3,626)
Associate's Degree
8.8% (1,156)
Bachelor's Degree
21.6% (2,831)
Master's Degree
7.7% (1,007)
Professional Degree
1.4% (178)
Doctorate Degree
0.6% (79)
Education McPherson KS USA
< 9th Grade 1.7% 3.7% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 3.3% 5.8% 7.2%
High School / GED 27.2% 26.2% 27.3%
Some College 27.7% 23.6% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 8.8% 8.3% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 21.6% 20.6% 19.1%
Master's Degree 7.7% 8.6% 8.4%
Professional Degree 1.4% 1.9% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.6% 1.2% 1.4%

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