Baxter Springs, KS
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Baxter Springs, Kansas Info Snack

Population
3,983
Unemployment
2.7%
Poverty
12.0%
Median Home
$68,800
Median Income
$36,744
Median Rent
$595

Baxter Springs SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
3
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
7
Safety
6
Amenities
8
Education
7
Commute
9

Baxter Springs, KS Crime Report

96
Total Crimes
2,457.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
-0.79%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Baxter Springs
/ 100k People
Kansas
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 96 2,457.1 2,725.3 2,476.7
Violent Crime 6 153.6 410.8 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 3.6 5.0
Robbery 0 0.0 44.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 4 102.4 314.2 250.2
Property Crime 90 2,303.6 2,314.5 2,109.9
Burglary 20 511.9 342.7 340.5
Larceny 59 1,510.1 1,721.9 1,549.5
Car Theft 11 281.5 249.9 219.9

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Rankings for Baxter Springs in Kansas

Map Of Baxter Springs, KS

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Population over time in Baxter Springs

Year Population % Change
2019 3,983 -0.5%
2018 4,004 -0.8%
2017 4,035 -0.5%
2016 4,056 -1.4%
2015 4,114 -1.1%
2014 4,161 -0.8%
2013 4,195 -0.8%
2012 4,228 -0.9%
2011 4,266 -0.7%
2010 4,294 -

Race / Ethnicity in Baxter Springs

White
83.9% (3,341)
African American
0.1% (5)
American Indian
3.1% (122)
Asian
0.4% (16)
Hawaiian
1.9% (74)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
5.9% (235)
Hispanic
4.8% (190)
Race Baxter Springs KS USA
White 83.9% 75.9% 60.7%
African American 0.1% 5.7% 12.3%
American Indian 3.1% 0.7% 0.7%
Asian 0.4% 2.9% 5.5%
Hawaiian 1.9% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 5.9% 2.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 4.8% 11.9% 18.0%

Gender in Baxter Springs

Female
52.7% (2,101)
Male
47.3% (1,882)
Gender Baxter Springs KS USA
Female 52.7% 50.2% 50.8%
Male 47.3% 49.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Baxter Springs for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (159)
9-12th Grade
7.0% (278)
High School / GED
31.0% (1,234)
Some College
26.0% (1,035)
Associate's Degree
12.0% (477)
Bachelor's Degree
14.0% (557)
Master's Degree
6.0% (238)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Baxter Springs KS USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 7.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 31.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 26.0% 23.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 12.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 14.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 6.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Baxter Springs, Kansas

Less than $10,000
8.8% (35,091)
$10,000 to $14,999
9.0% (35,859)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.4% (53,277)
$25,000 to $34,999
13.2% (52,765)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.7% (62,498)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.3% (72,744)
$75,000 to $99,999
8.7% (34,835)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.4% (33,298)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.5% (9,989)
$200,000 or more
2.0% (7,940)
Income Baxter Springs KS USA
Less than $10,000 8.8% 5.6% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 9.0% 4.1% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.4% 9.0% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 13.2% 9.7% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.7% 13.7% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.3% 18.8% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 8.7% 13.4% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.4% 14.8% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.5% 5.7% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 2.0% 5.3% 7.7%

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