Wamego, KS

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Wamego Profile


Overview

Wamego is a very small city located in the state of Kansas. With a population of 4,762 people and just one neighborhood, Wamego is the 67th largest community in Kansas.

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

Occupations and Workforce

Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Wamego is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Wamego is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Wamego who work in office and administrative support (13.49%), sales jobs (11.61%), and teaching (8.44%).

Setting & Lifestyle

As is often the case in a small city, Wamego doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.

Wamego Demographics

The education level of Wamego citizens is very high relative to the national average among all cities (21.84%): 35.21% of adults in Wamego have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.

The per capita income in Wamego in 2010 was $26,833, 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 $107,332 for a family of four. However, Wamego contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Wamego home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Wamego residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Wamego include German, English, Irish, French, and Scottish.

The most common language spoken in Wamego is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Chinese.


Neighborhood Real Estate Data

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   National Agriculture Statistics Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Geological Service, American Community Survey.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Home Values, Rents: Reflects Q2 2020. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   NeighborhoodScout uses over 600 characteristics to build a neighborhood profile… Read more

44 Vital Statistics. 3 Condition Alerts found.

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Housing Market Details

 

AGE OF Wamego, KS HOMES

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TYPE OF Wamego, KS HOMES

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SIZE OF Wamego, KS HOMES

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SIZE OF Wamego, KS HOMES

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2018 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated July 2020.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more

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Race & Ethnic Diversity

 

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More diverse than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Crime Data

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   18,000 local law enforcement agencies in the U.S.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2018 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2019 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more

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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

(100 is safest)


Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

Violent Crime Index By Type

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Wamego 0.101011101001110
Kansas 4.39

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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in Wamego

1 in 228

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Wamego VIOLENT CRIMES

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Neighborhood Property Crime

property Crime Index

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

Property Crime Index By Type
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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Wamego 0.101011101001110
Kansas 26.34

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

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Wamego Property CRIMES

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Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Wamego 0.101011101001110
Kansas 23

Neighborhood Public School Data

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2017
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Only NeighborhoodScout gives you nationally comparable school ranks based on test scores, so you can directly compare the quality of schools in any location. Read more

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School Rating Information

 

School Quality

(100 is best)

Better than of U.S. schools.

Neighborhood School Quality Rating

Rates the quality of all K-12 public schools that serve this neighborhood. Info

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Neighborhood Educational Environment

Adults In Neighborhood With College Degree Or Higher
Children In The Neighborhood Living In Poverty

This neighborhood is served by 2 districts:

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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*
Central Elem School
900 7th Street
Wamego, KS 66547
PK-02
Wamego High School
801 N Lincoln
Wamego, KS 66547
09-12
Wamego Middle School
1701 Kaw Valley Road
Wamego, KS 66547
06-08
West Elem School
1911 6th St
Wamego, KS 66547
03-05
* 10 is highest

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 26.8% 46.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 20.4% 36.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.4% 9.7%

Educational Expenditures

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ROCK CREEK


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*
Rock Creek Jr/sr High School
9355 Flush Road
St George, KS 66535
07-12
St George Elem School
200 Blackjack Road
St George, KS 66535
PK-06
Westmoreland Elem School
205 S Fourth
Westmoreland, KS 66549
PK-06
* 10 is highest

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 22.3% 46.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 17.1% 36.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.2% 9.7%

Educational Expenditures

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