Meriden, KS

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640 Vital Statistics. 34 Condition Alerts found.

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Meriden Profile


Overview

Meriden is a tiny city located in the state of Kansas. With a population of 790 people and just one neighborhood, Meriden is the 212th largest community in Kansas.

Meriden real estate is some of the most expensive in Kansas, although Meriden house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

Occupations and Workforce

Meriden is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Meriden is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Meriden who work in office and administrative support (18.91%), food service (14.23%), and sales jobs (8.58%).

Also of interest is that Meriden has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.


Setting & Lifestyle

The overall crime rate in Meriden is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.

Being a small city, Meriden does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.

Meriden Demographics

In Meriden, just 12.45% of people have at least a bachelor's degree, which is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%.

The per capita income in Meriden in 2010 was $23,495, which is middle income relative to Kansas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $93,980 for a family of four. However, Meriden contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Meriden home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Meriden residents report their race to be White. Important ancestries of people in Meriden include Irish, English, Dutch, and Italian.

The most common language spoken in Meriden is English. Other important languages spoken here include African languages and Hebrew.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

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Housing Market Details

 

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 6 Condition Alerts found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 
total Crime Index

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Violent Crime

violent Crime Index

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Meriden 0.101011101001110
Kansas 3.90
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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Neighborhood Property Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Meriden 0.101011101001110
Kansas 27.20
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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Meriden 0.101011101001110
Kansas 23

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 15 Condition Alerts found.

School Rating Information

 
School Quality

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Better than of U.S. schools.

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Neighborhood Educational Environment

Adults In Neighborhood With College Degree Or Higher
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This neighborhood is served by 4 districts:

SEAMAN


Students Enrolled in This District


Schools in District


Students Per Classroom

District Quality Compared to Kansas

(10 is best)

Better than of KS school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to KS Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Rochester Elem
3421 Rochester Rd
Topeka, KS, 66617
KG-06
West Indianola Elem
4201 Nw Brickyard Rd
Topeka, KS, 66618
KG-06
Seaman High
4850 Rochester Rd
Topeka, KS, 66617
09-12
Seaman Middle School
5620 Nw Topeka
Topeka, KS, 66617
07-08
North Fairview
1941 Ne 39 Th
Topeka, KS, 66617
KG-06
Logan Elementary
1124 Nw Lyman Rd
Topeka, KS, 66608
PK-06
Pleasant Hill Elem
5830 N W Topeka Ave
Topeka, KS, 66617
KG-06
Elmont Elem
6432 Nw Elmont Rd
Topeka, KS, 66618
KG-06

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 36.5% 50.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 27.8% 40.3%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 8.7% 9.7%

Educational Expenditures

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JEFFERSON WEST


Students Enrolled in This District


Schools in District


Students Per Classroom

District Quality Compared to Kansas

(10 is best)

Better than of KS school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to KS Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Jefferson West High
619 Condray St
Meriden, KS, 66512
09-12
Jefferson West Elementary School
301 Main Street
Meriden, KS, 66512
PK-04
Jefferson West Middle
210 N Miller
Meriden, KS, 66512
05-08

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 34.5% 50.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 23.4% 40.3%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 11.2% 9.7%

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PERRY PUBLIC SCHOOLS


Students Enrolled in This District


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Students Per Classroom

District Quality Compared to Kansas

(10 is best)

Better than of KS school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to KS Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Lecompton Elem
626 Whitfield St
Lecompton, KS, 66050
PK-04
Perry Lecompton Middle
408 Lecompton Rd
Perry, KS, 66073
05-08
Perry Lecompton High
404 Lecompton Rd
Perry, KS, 66073
09-12

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 39.3% 50.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 28.5% 40.3%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 10.8% 9.7%

Educational Expenditures

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VALLEY FALLS


Students Enrolled in This District


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Students Per Classroom

District Quality Compared to Kansas

(10 is best)

Better than of KS school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to KS Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Valley Falls Elem
700 Oak Street
Valley Falls, KS, 66088
PK-08
Valley Falls High
601 Elm Street
Valley Falls, KS, 66088
09-12

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 48.6% 50.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 35.3% 40.3%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 13.3% 9.7%

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