Atchison, KS
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-09
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Atchison, Kansas Info Snack

Population
10,561
Unemployment
5.3%
Poverty
16.9%
Median Home
$99,600
Median Income
$47,742
Median Rent
$664

Atchison SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
4
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
7
Safety
5
Amenities
8
Education
8
Commute
9

Atchison, KS Crime Report

278
Total Crimes
2,667.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
13.71%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Atchison
/ 100k People
Kansas
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 278 2,667.7 2,624.1 2,346.0
Violent Crime 47 451.0 425.0 387.8
Murder 0 0.0 3.4 6.5
Robbery 1 9.6 31.8 73.9
Aggravated Assault 38 364.6 346.4 279.7
Property Crime 231 2,216.7 2,199.1 1,958.2
Burglary 11 105.6 331.4 314.2
Larceny 201 1,928.8 1,619.6 1,398.0
Car Theft 19 182.3 248.1 246.0

Atchison, KS Cost Of Living

84
Atchison's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Atchison Kansas National Average
Overall 84 89 100
Services 103 89 100
Groceries 96 94 100
Health 99 100 100
Housing 49 75 100
Transportation 94 94 100
Utilities 99 100 100

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
2020 10,561 -1.1%
2019 10,675 -0.5%
2018 10,727 -0.7%
2017 10,798 -0.6%
2016 10,858 -0.6%
2015 10,920 -0.4%
2014 10,968 -0.0%
2013 10,970 0.1%
2012 10,964 0.1%
2011 10,949 -

Race / Ethnicity in Atchison

White
84.6% (8,937)
African American
4.2% (447)
American Indian
0.2% (22)
Asian
0.4% (43)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (3)
Two Or More
6.0% (638)
Hispanic
4.5% (471)
Race Atchison KS USA
White 84.6% 75.3% 60.1%
African American 4.2% 5.5% 12.2%
American Indian 0.2% 0.6% 0.6%
Asian 0.4% 2.9% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.3%
Two Or More 6.0% 3.3% 2.8%
Hispanic 4.5% 12.1% 18.2%

Gender in Atchison

Female
53.0% (5,593)
Male
47.0% (4,967)
Gender Atchison KS USA
Female 53.0% 50.2% 50.8%
Male 47.0% 49.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Atchison for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (422)
9-12th Grade
4.0% (422)
High School / GED
40.0% (4,224)
Some College
19.0% (2,006)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (739)
Bachelor's Degree
15.0% (1,584)
Master's Degree
9.0% (950)
Professional Degree
1.0% (105)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (105)
Education Atchison KS USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 4.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 4.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 40.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 19.0% 23.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 15.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 9.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Atchison, Kansas

Less than $10,000
8.6% (91,062)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.8% (61,460)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.0% (115,872)
$25,000 to $34,999
8.4% (88,243)
$35,000 to $49,999
19.2% (202,987)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.3% (182,970)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.9% (126,021)
$100,000 to $149,999
14.2% (149,985)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.6% (17,197)
$200,000 or more
1.9% (20,298)
Income Atchison KS USA
Less than $10,000 8.6% 5.3% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.8% 4.0% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.0% 8.7% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 8.4% 9.6% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 19.2% 13.5% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.3% 18.7% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.9% 13.5% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 14.2% 15.1% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.6% 5.9% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 1.9% 5.7% 8.3%

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