Basehor is a very small city located in the state of Kansas. With a population of 5,402 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Basehor is the 62nd largest community in Kansas. There's nothing like the smell of a brand new house, and in Basehor, you'll find that a large proportion of houses were recently built. New growth in residential real estate is an indication that people are choosing to move to Basehor, and putting down their money on brand new construction. Basehor’s real estate is, on average, some of the newest in the nation. Basehor does seem to be experiencing an influx of affluent people, because the median household income is $87,381.00.
Basehor real estate is some of the most expensive in Kansas, although Basehor house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Unlike some cities, Basehor isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Basehor are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Basehor is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Basehor who work in office and administrative support (17.40%), management occupations (17.14%), and sales jobs (10.90%).
Because of many things, Basehor is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Basehor a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Basehor has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Basehor’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
Basehor is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The population of Basehor is very well educated relative to most cities and towns in the nation, where the average community has 21.84% of its adult population holding a 4-year degree or higher: 37.70% of adults in Basehor have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Basehor in 2010 was $36,371, which is wealthy relative to Kansas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $145,484 for a family of four.
The people who call Basehor home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Basehor residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Basehor include English, Irish, Polish, and Lithuanian.
The most common language spoken in Basehor is English. Other important languages spoken here include Chinese and Spanish.