Salina SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8
Diversity
8
Safety
4
Amenities
9
Education
8
Commute
10

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Salina, Kansas Info Snack

Salina /slan/ is a city in and the county seat of Saline County, Kansas, United States. As of the 2010 census[update], the city population was 47,707. Located in one of the world's largest wheat-producing areas, Salina is a regional trade center for north-central Kansas. It is home to multiple colleges.
Population
47,513
Unemployment
4.3%
Poverty
13.8%
Median Home
$119,300
Median Income
$47,103
Median Rent
$739

Rankings for Salina in Kansas

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Map Of Salina, KS

Population over time in Salina

Year Population % Change
2017 47,513 -0.3%
2016 47,676 -0.3%
2015 47,840 -0.1%
2014 47,894 0.4%
2013 47,726 0.3%
2012 47,605 0.5%
2011 47,387 0.5%
2010 47,132 -

Crime in Salina Per 100k

Crime Salina KS USA
Violent Crime 425.4 413.0 382.9
Murder 4.2 5.5 5.3
Robbery 46.6 61.3 98.0
Aggravated Assault 285.7 290.3 248.9
Property Crime 3720.6 2800.9 2362.0
Burglary 598.9 478.2 430.4
Larceny 2886.7 2053.3 1694.0
Car Theft 234.9 269.3 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Salina

White
78.6% (37,359)
African American
3.4% (1,615)
American Indian
0.3% (156)
Asian
2.8% (1,311)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.1% (46)
Two Or More
2.7% (1,274)
Hispanic
12.1% (5,752)
Race Salina KS USA
White 78.6% 76.5% 61.5%
African American 3.4% 5.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 0.7% 0.7%
Asian 2.8% 2.8% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.7% 2.8% 2.3%
Hispanic 12.1% 11.5% 17.6%

Household Income For Salina, Kansas

Less than $10,000
5.6% (266,072)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.1% (242,316)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.9% (660,430)
$25,000 to $34,999
13.1% (622,420)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.2% (722,197)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.9% (897,995)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.4% (636,674)
$100,000 to $149,999
9.9% (470,378)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.5% (118,782)
$200,000 or more
2.5% (118,782)
Income Salina KS USA
Less than $10,000 5.6% 6.1% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.1% 4.6% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.9% 9.8% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 13.1% 10.4% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.2% 14.2% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.9% 19.2% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.4% 12.9% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 9.9% 13.7% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.5% 4.7% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 2.5% 4.4% 6.3%

Gender in Salina

Female
50.9% (24,179)
Male
49.1% (23,333)
Gender Salina KS USA
Female 50.9% 50.2% 50.8%
Male 49.1% 49.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Salina for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.1% (1,942)
9-12th Grade
6.6% (3,126)
High School / GED
32.9% (15,646)
Some College
24.4% (11,608)
Associate's Degree
7.1% (3,387)
Bachelor's Degree
16.4% (7,812)
Master's Degree
5.7% (2,727)
Professional Degree
1.9% (883)
Doctorate Degree
0.8% (376)
Education Salina KS USA
< 9th Grade 4.1% 3.7% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 6.6% 5.8% 7.2%
High School / GED 32.9% 26.2% 27.3%
Some College 24.4% 23.6% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 7.1% 8.3% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 16.4% 20.6% 19.1%
Master's Degree 5.7% 8.6% 8.4%
Professional Degree 1.9% 1.9% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.8% 1.2% 1.4%

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