Parsons SnackAbility

3
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
4
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
8
Safety
3
Amenities
8
Education
6
Commute
10

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Parsons, Kansas Info Snack

Parsons is a city in Labette County, Kansas, United States. As of the 2010 census, the city population was 10,500. It is the most populous city of Labette County, and is the second-most populous city in the southeastern region of Kansas.
Population
9,964
Unemployment
6.1%
Poverty
23.1%
Median Home
$66,000
Median Income
$40,457
Median Rent
$631

Rankings for Parsons in Kansas

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Population over time in Parsons

Year Population % Change
2017 9,964 -1.5%
2016 10,111 -1.1%
2015 10,223 -0.8%
2014 10,307 -0.7%
2013 10,381 -1.2%
2012 10,506 -0.6%
2011 10,573 -0.8%
2010 10,661 -

Crime in Parsons Per 100k

Crime Parsons KS USA
Violent Crime 784.5 413.0 382.9
Murder 10.2 5.5 5.3
Robbery 50.9 61.3 98.0
Aggravated Assault 611.3 290.3 248.9
Property Crime 4503.3 2800.9 2362.0
Burglary 1171.7 478.2 430.4
Larceny 3107.5 2053.3 1694.0
Car Theft 224.1 269.3 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Parsons

White
81.7% (8,144)
African American
6.6% (655)
American Indian
0.5% (50)
Asian
0.2% (17)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
3.9% (386)
Hispanic
7.1% (712)
Race Parsons KS USA
White 81.7% 76.5% 61.5%
African American 6.6% 5.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.5% 0.7% 0.7%
Asian 0.2% 2.8% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.9% 2.8% 2.3%
Hispanic 7.1% 11.5% 17.6%

Household Income For Parsons, Kansas

Less than $10,000
7.9% (78,715)
$10,000 to $14,999
10.3% (102,629)
$15,000 to $24,999
14.7% (146,470)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.2% (121,560)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.9% (128,535)
$50,000 to $74,999
21.2% (211,236)
$75,000 to $99,999
8.1% (80,708)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.0% (109,604)
$150,000 to $199,999
0.8% (7,971)
$200,000 or more
0.9% (8,967)
Income Parsons KS USA
Less than $10,000 7.9% 6.1% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 10.3% 4.6% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 14.7% 9.8% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.2% 10.4% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.9% 14.2% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 21.2% 19.2% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 8.1% 12.9% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.0% 13.7% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 0.8% 4.7% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 0.9% 4.4% 6.3%

Gender in Parsons

Female
53.8% (5,358)
Male
46.2% (4,605)
Gender Parsons KS USA
Female 53.8% 50.2% 50.8%
Male 46.2% 49.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Parsons for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.5% (445)
9-12th Grade
9.8% (981)
High School / GED
30.5% (3,039)
Some College
25.5% (2,539)
Associate's Degree
10.5% (1,041)
Bachelor's Degree
11.3% (1,128)
Master's Degree
5.3% (526)
Professional Degree
1.4% (139)
Doctorate Degree
1.2% (120)
Education Parsons KS USA
< 9th Grade 4.5% 3.7% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 9.8% 5.8% 7.2%
High School / GED 30.5% 26.2% 27.3%
Some College 25.5% 23.6% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 10.5% 8.3% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 11.3% 20.6% 19.1%
Master's Degree 5.3% 8.6% 8.4%
Professional Degree 1.4% 1.9% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.2% 1.2% 1.4%

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