Concordia is a somewhat small city located in the state of Kansas. With a population of 5,218 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Concordia is the 59th largest community in Kansas.
Unlike some cities, Concordia isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Concordia are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Concordia is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Concordia who work in office and administrative support (15.75%), sales jobs (13.38%), and maintenance occupations (6.98%).
In addition, Concordia is a college town. There are a lot of students in Concordia attending college, and as a result Concordia provides a number of services, amenities and opportunities geared to the needs and activities of students.
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Concordia spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 13.80 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the city are less than they would otherwise be.
As is often the case in a small city, Concordia doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The percentage of adults in Concordia who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 19.33% of the adults in Concordia have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Concordia in 2010 was $19,360, which is low income relative to Kansas, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $77,440 for a family of four.
The people who call Concordia home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Concordia residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Concordia include French , Irish, English, and Swedish.
The most common language spoken in Concordia is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Korean.