Kanorado, Kansas

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Kanorado, Kansas
City
Kanorado Welcome Sign
Kanorado Welcome Sign
Location of Kanorado, Kansas
Location of Kanorado, Kansas
Coordinates: 39°20′9″N 102°2′10″W / 39.33583°N 102.03611°W / 39.33583; -102.03611Coordinates: 39°20′9″N 102°2′10″W / 39.33583°N 102.03611°W / 39.33583; -102.03611
CountryUnited States
StateKansas
CountySherman
Area[1]
 • Total0.26 sq mi (0.67 km2)
 • Land0.26 sq mi (0.67 km2)
 • Water0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation3,907 ft (1,191 m)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Total153
 • Estimate (2012[3])156
 • Density588.5/sq mi (227.2/km2)
Time zoneMountain (MST) (UTC-7)
 • Summer (DST)MDT (UTC-6)
ZIP code67741
Area code(s)785
FIPS code20-35975[4]
GNIS feature ID0471238[5]
 
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Kanorado, Kansas
City
Kanorado Welcome Sign
Kanorado Welcome Sign
Location of Kanorado, Kansas
Location of Kanorado, Kansas
Coordinates: 39°20′9″N 102°2′10″W / 39.33583°N 102.03611°W / 39.33583; -102.03611Coordinates: 39°20′9″N 102°2′10″W / 39.33583°N 102.03611°W / 39.33583; -102.03611
CountryUnited States
StateKansas
CountySherman
Area[1]
 • Total0.26 sq mi (0.67 km2)
 • Land0.26 sq mi (0.67 km2)
 • Water0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation3,907 ft (1,191 m)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Total153
 • Estimate (2012[3])156
 • Density588.5/sq mi (227.2/km2)
Time zoneMountain (MST) (UTC-7)
 • Summer (DST)MDT (UTC-6)
ZIP code67741
Area code(s)785
FIPS code20-35975[4]
GNIS feature ID0471238[5]

Kanorado is a city in Sherman County, Kansas, United States. The name is a portmanteau of Kansas and Colorado.[6] As of the 2010 census, the city population was 153.[7]

Geography[edit]

Kanorado is located at 39°20′9″N 102°2′10″W / 39.33583°N 102.03611°W / 39.33583; -102.03611 (39.335769, -102.036100)[8]. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.26 square miles (0.67 km2), all land.[1]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
CensusPop.
1990276
2000248−10.1%
2010153−38.3%
U.S. Decennial Census

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[2] of 2010, there were 153 people, 73 households, and 44 families residing in the city. The population density was 588.5 inhabitants per square mile (227.2 /km2). There were 98 housing units at an average density of 376.9 per square mile (145.5 /km2). The racial makeup of the city was 78.4% White, 1.3% African American, 19.6% from other races, and 0.7% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 37.9% of the population.

There were 73 households of which 23.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 54.8% were married couples living together, 2.7% had a female householder with no husband present, 2.7% had a male householder with no wife present, and 39.7% were non-families. 35.6% of all households were made up of individuals and 17.8% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.10 and the average family size was 2.68.

The median age in the city was 50.3 years. 20.3% of residents were under the age of 18; 5.1% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 17.7% were from 25 to 44; 39.9% were from 45 to 64; and 17.0% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 44.4% male and 55.6% female.

2000 census[edit]

As of the census[4] of 2000, there were 248 people, 91 households, and 62 families residing in the city. The population density was 968.6 people per square mile (368.3/km²). There were 101 housing units at an average density of 394.5 per square mile (150.0/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 86.69% White, 1.61% Native American, 10.89% from other races, and 0.81% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 25.40% of the population.

There were 91 households out of which 35.2% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 59.3% were married couples living together, 4.4% had a female householder with no husband present, and 30.8% were non-families. 26.4% of all households were made up of individuals and 13.2% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.73 and the average family size was 3.29.

In the city the population was spread out with 30.6% under the age of 18, 8.1% from 18 to 24, 26.6% from 25 to 44, 23.4% from 45 to 64, and 11.3% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 37 years. For every 100 females there were 115.7 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 107.2 males.

The median income for a household in the city was $24,265, and the median income for a family was $24,250. Males had a median income of $20,750 versus $20,625 for females. The per capita income for the city was $8,616. About 36.8% of families and 47.5% of the population were below the poverty line, including 78.4% of those under the age of eighteen and 20.8% of those sixty five or over.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "US Gazetteer files 2010". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-07-06. 
  2. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-07-06. 
  3. ^ "Population Estimates". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2013-05-29. 
  4. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  5. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  6. ^ Heim, Michael (2007). Exploring Kansas Highways. p. 27. 
  7. ^ "2010 City Population and Housing Occupancy Status". U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved May 14, 2011. 
  8. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 

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