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.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Pratt is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-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 (11.13%), healthcare (9.76%), and sales jobs (9.39%).
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Pratt spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 13.15 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the city are less than they would otherwise be.
Pratt 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.
The education level of Pratt citizens is a little higher than the average for US cities and towns: 23.12% of adults in Pratt have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Pratt in 2010 was $24,590, which is upper middle income relative to Kansas, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $98,360 for a family of four. However, Pratt contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
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 Irish, English, French , and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Pratt is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.