Auburn is a very small city located in the state of Kansas. With a population of 1,217 people and just one neighborhood, Auburn is the 169th largest community in Kansas.
Real Estate Prices
Auburn real estate is some of the most expensive in Kansas, although Auburn house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities, Auburn isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Auburn are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Auburn is a city of sales and office workers, professionals and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Auburn who work in office and administrative support (21.49%), business and financial occupations (6.29%) and teaching (6.14%).
Also of interest is that Auburn has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Auburn is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Auburn’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.