Tonganoxie is a very small city located in the state of Kansas. With a population of 5,248 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Tonganoxie is the 61st largest community in Kansas.
Tonganoxie real estate is some of the most expensive in Kansas, although Tonganoxie house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Tonganoxie is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Tonganoxie is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Tonganoxie who work in office and administrative support (20.94%), management occupations (12.61%), and sales jobs (10.37%).
Of important note, Tonganoxie is also a city of artists. Tonganoxie has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Tonganoxie’s character.
Also of interest is that Tonganoxie has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Tonganoxie 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 percentage of people in Tonganoxie who are college-educated is somewhat higher than the average US community of 21.84%: 28.53% of adults in Tonganoxie have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Tonganoxie in 2010 was $26,477, which is wealthy relative to Kansas, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $105,908 for a family of four. However, Tonganoxie contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Tonganoxie home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Tonganoxie residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Tonganoxie include Irish, English, Scots-Irish, and Dutch.
The most common language spoken in Tonganoxie is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Chinese.