Lake Quivira is a tiny city located in the state of Kansas. With a population of 934 people and just one neighborhood, Lake Quivira is the 201st largest community in Kansas.
Real Estate Prices
Lake Quivira home prices are not only among the most expensive in Kansas, but Lake Quivira real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Occupations and Workforce
Lake Quivira is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 94.05% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Lake Quivira is a city of managers, sales and office workers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Lake Quivira who work in management occupations (25.24%), sales jobs (20.00%) and business and financial occupations (7.86%).
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 10.84% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
Setting & Lifestyle
Lake Quivira 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, Lake Quivira’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.
Lake Quivira 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.