Atchison, KS
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Atchison, Kansas Info Snack

Population
10,598
Unemployment
3.8%
Poverty
18.2%
Median Home
$89,900
Median Income
$46,465
Median Rent
$615

Atchison SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
4
Affordability
9
Diversity
7
Safety
5
Amenities
8
Education
8
Commute
9

Atchison, KS Crime Report

321
Total Crimes
3,054.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
23.33%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Atchison
/ 100k People
Kansas
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 321 3,054.5 2,725.3 2,476.7
Violent Crime 41 390.1 410.8 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 3.6 5.0
Robbery 0 0.0 44.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 35 333.0 314.2 250.2
Property Crime 280 2,664.4 2,314.5 2,109.9
Burglary 32 304.5 342.7 340.5
Larceny 236 2,245.7 1,721.9 1,549.5
Car Theft 12 114.2 249.9 219.9

Atchison, KS Cost Of Living

86
Atchison's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Atchison Kansas National Average
Overall 86 89 100
Services 102 93 100
Groceries 104 93 100
Health 107 99 100
Housing 50 76 100
Transportation 97 95 100
Utilities 98 98 100

Atchison, KS Photos

Atchison Bridges Flood
Source: Public Domain
Santa Fe Route Map
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Rankings for Atchison in Kansas

Map Of Atchison, KS

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Population over time in Atchison

Year Population % Change
2019 10,598 -0.7%
2018 10,675 -0.5%
2017 10,727 -0.7%
2016 10,798 -0.6%
2015 10,858 -0.6%
2014 10,920 -0.4%
2013 10,968 -0.0%
2012 10,970 0.1%
2011 10,964 0.1%
2010 10,949 -

Race / Ethnicity in Atchison

White
84.9% (8,993)
African American
3.9% (416)
American Indian
0.3% (33)
Asian
0.5% (55)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (3)
Two Or More
6.3% (672)
Hispanic
4.0% (426)
Race Atchison KS USA
White 84.9% 75.9% 60.7%
African American 3.9% 5.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 0.7% 0.7%
Asian 0.5% 2.9% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 6.3% 2.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 4.0% 11.9% 18.0%

Gender in Atchison

Female
52.9% (5,611)
Male
47.1% (4,987)
Gender Atchison KS USA
Female 52.9% 50.2% 50.8%
Male 47.1% 49.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Atchison for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (211)
9-12th Grade
5.0% (529)
High School / GED
36.0% (3,815)
Some College
22.0% (2,331)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (953)
Bachelor's Degree
14.0% (1,483)
Master's Degree
9.0% (953)
Professional Degree
1.0% (105)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (211)
Education Atchison KS USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 5.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 36.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 22.0% 23.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 14.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 9.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Atchison, Kansas

Less than $10,000
6.7% (71,316)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.8% (93,194)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.0% (117,061)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.0% (95,751)
$35,000 to $49,999
18.5% (196,332)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.2% (192,355)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.7% (113,367)
$100,000 to $149,999
13.2% (139,507)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.7% (28,696)
$200,000 or more
1.2% (12,217)
Income Atchison KS USA
Less than $10,000 6.7% 5.6% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.8% 4.1% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.0% 9.0% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.0% 9.7% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 18.5% 13.7% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.2% 18.8% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.7% 13.4% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 13.2% 14.8% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.7% 5.7% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 1.2% 5.3% 7.7%

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