Abilene, KS
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Abilene, Kansas Info Snack

Population
6,258
Unemployment
1.9%
Poverty
8.3%
Median Home
$113,200
Median Income
$47,829
Median Rent
$662

Abilene SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
5
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8
Education
8
Commute
9.5

Abilene, KS Crime Report

95
Total Crimes
1,523.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
-35.05%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Abilene
/ 100k People
Kansas
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 95 1,523.7 2,624.1 2,346.0
Violent Crime 10 160.4 425.0 387.8
Murder 0 0.0 3.4 6.5
Robbery 1 16.0 31.8 73.9
Aggravated Assault 7 112.3 346.4 279.7
Property Crime 85 1,363.3 2,199.1 1,958.2
Burglary 14 224.5 331.4 314.2
Larceny 62 994.4 1,619.6 1,398.0
Car Theft 9 144.3 248.1 246.0

Abilene, KS Cost Of Living

84
Abilene's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Abilene Kansas National Average
Overall 84 89 100
Services 84 89 100
Groceries 92 94 100
Health 97 100 100
Housing 66 75 100
Transportation 98 94 100
Utilities 104 100 100

Abilene, KS Photos

Abilene Kansas Rock Island Depot
Source: Public Domain
Lebold Mansion
Source: Public Domain
Dwight D
Source: Public Domain

Rankings for Abilene in Kansas

Map Of Abilene, KS

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Population over time in Abilene

Year Population % Change
2020 6,258 -2.6%
2019 6,422 -1.0%
2018 6,487 -1.7%
2017 6,598 -1.1%
2016 6,671 -0.9%
2015 6,729 -1.1%
2014 6,802 -0.4%
2013 6,826 0.1%
2012 6,818 0.5%
2011 6,785 -

Race / Ethnicity in Abilene

White
92.1% (5,763)
African American
1.6% (97)
American Indian
0.8% (50)
Asian
0.0% (0)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.5% (93)
Hispanic
4.1% (255)
Race Abilene KS USA
White 92.1% 75.3% 60.1%
African American 1.6% 5.5% 12.2%
American Indian 0.8% 0.6% 0.6%
Asian 0.0% 2.9% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.3%
Two Or More 1.5% 3.3% 2.8%
Hispanic 4.1% 12.1% 18.2%

Gender in Abilene

Female
53.6% (3,353)
Male
46.4% (2,904)
Gender Abilene KS USA
Female 53.6% 50.2% 50.8%
Male 46.4% 49.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Abilene for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (250)
9-12th Grade
6.0% (375)
High School / GED
29.0% (1,814)
Some College
24.0% (1,501)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (500)
Bachelor's Degree
22.0% (1,376)
Master's Degree
6.0% (375)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (62)
Education Abilene KS USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 4.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 6.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 29.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 24.0% 23.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 22.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 6.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Abilene, Kansas

Less than $10,000
3.3% (20,779)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.2% (38,716)
$15,000 to $24,999
17.5% (109,804)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.0% (62,339)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.6% (84,869)
$50,000 to $74,999
21.5% (134,303)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.9% (68,463)
$100,000 to $149,999
7.0% (43,965)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.8% (23,623)
$200,000 or more
6.2% (38,934)
Income Abilene KS USA
Less than $10,000 3.3% 5.3% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.2% 4.0% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 17.5% 8.7% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.0% 9.6% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.6% 13.5% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 21.5% 18.7% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.9% 13.5% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 7.0% 15.1% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.8% 5.9% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 6.2% 5.7% 8.3%

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