Living in Abilene, KS

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Abilene, Kansas Info Snack

Population
6,362
Unemployment
3.5%
Poverty
9.4%
Median Home
$117,500
Median Income
$50,183
Median Rent
$672

Abilene SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
5
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
5
Safety
8
Amenities
8
Education
7
Commute
10

Abilene, KS Crime Report

95
Total Crimes
1,523.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
-38.48%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Abilene
/ 100k People
Kansas
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 95 1,523.7 2,725.3 2,476.7
Violent Crime 10 160.4 410.8 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 3.6 5.0
Robbery 1 16.0 44.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 7 112.3 314.2 250.2
Property Crime 85 1,363.3 2,314.5 2,109.9
Burglary 14 224.5 342.7 340.5
Larceny 62 994.4 1,721.9 1,549.5
Car Theft 9 144.3 249.9 219.9

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 88 93 100
Groceries 87 93 100
Health 99 99 100
Housing 65 76 100
Transportation 98 95 100
Utilities 101 98 100

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
2019 6,362 -0.9%
2018 6,422 -1.0%
2017 6,487 -1.7%
2016 6,598 -1.1%
2015 6,671 -0.9%
2014 6,729 -1.1%
2013 6,802 -0.4%
2012 6,826 0.1%
2011 6,818 0.5%
2010 6,785 -

Race / Ethnicity in Abilene

White
90.9% (5,785)
African American
1.5% (95)
American Indian
1.5% (97)
Asian
0.0% (0)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.7% (106)
Hispanic
4.4% (279)
Race Abilene KS USA
White 90.9% 75.9% 60.7%
African American 1.5% 5.7% 12.3%
American Indian 1.5% 0.7% 0.7%
Asian 0.0% 2.9% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.7% 2.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 4.4% 11.9% 18.0%

Gender in Abilene

Female
52.5% (3,342)
Male
47.5% (3,020)
Gender Abilene KS USA
Female 52.5% 50.2% 50.8%
Male 47.5% 49.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Abilene for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.0% (318)
9-12th Grade
7.0% (445)
High School / GED
33.0% (2,099)
Some College
22.0% (1,399)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (445)
Bachelor's Degree
19.0% (1,208)
Master's Degree
6.0% (381)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (63)
Education Abilene KS USA
< 9th Grade 5.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 7.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 33.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 22.0% 23.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 19.0% 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
4.5% (28,634)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.6% (48,494)
$15,000 to $24,999
12.2% (77,821)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.0% (76,436)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.4% (85,442)
$50,000 to $74,999
23.4% (148,947)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.7% (67,892)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.0% (50,803)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.9% (24,939)
$200,000 or more
4.2% (26,787)
Income Abilene KS USA
Less than $10,000 4.5% 5.6% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.6% 4.1% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 12.2% 9.0% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.0% 9.7% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.4% 13.7% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 23.4% 18.8% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.7% 13.4% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.0% 14.8% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.9% 5.7% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 4.2% 5.3% 7.7%

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