Bonner Springs is a somewhat small city located in the state of Kansas. With a population of 7,606 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Bonner Springs is the 45th largest community in Kansas.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Bonner Springs is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Bonner Springs is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Bonner Springs who work in office and administrative support (14.76%), sales jobs (10.43%), and management occupations (7.24%).
Residents will find that the city is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Bonner Springs is worth considering.
The percentage of adults in Bonner Springs who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 19.50% of the adults in Bonner Springs have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Bonner Springs in 2010 was $24,022, which is upper middle income relative to Kansas, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $96,088 for a family of four. However, Bonner Springs contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Bonner Springs is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Bonner Springs home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Bonner Springs residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Bonner Springs include Irish, English, Italian, and Swedish.
The most common language spoken in Bonner Springs is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.