Kanopolis is a tiny city located in the state of Kansas. With a population of 479 people and just one neighborhood, Kanopolis is the 248th largest community in Kansas. Much of the housing stock in Kanopolis was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic cities in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Kanopolis is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 36.59% of the Kanopolis workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Kanopolis is a city of sales and office workers, construction workers and builders and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Kanopolis who work in office and administrative support (18.70%), sales jobs (10.16%) and food service (4.88%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Kanopolis’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
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, Kanopolis is worth considering.
Residents of the city have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 18.16 minutes getting to work every day.
As is often the case in a small city, Kanopolis doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.