Pratt is a somewhat small city located in the state of Kansas. With a population of 6,849 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Pratt is the 48th largest community in Kansas.
Pratt is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Pratt is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Pratt who work in office and administrative support (10.94%), healthcare (9.32%), and sales jobs (8.47%).
One of the benefits of Pratt is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 12.54 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.
As is often the case in a small city, Pratt doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The citizens of Pratt are slightly better educated than the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns, with 23.09% of adults in Pratt having a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Pratt in 2010 was $25,358, which is upper middle income relative to Kansas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $101,432 for a family of four. However, Pratt contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Pratt is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Pratt home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Pratt residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Pratt include English, Irish, French , and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Pratt is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.