Parsons, KS
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
9,648
Unemployment
3.4%
Poverty
20.1%
Median Home
$64,600
Median Income
$41,091
Median Rent
$677

Parsons SnackAbility

4
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
4
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
8
Safety
3
Amenities
8
Education
6
Commute
10

Parsons, KS Crime Report

467
Total Crimes
4,982.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
112.38%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Parsons
/ 100k People
Kansas
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 467 4,982.4 2,624.1 2,346.0
Violent Crime 86 917.5 425.0 387.8
Murder 1 10.7 3.4 6.5
Robbery 11 117.4 31.8 73.9
Aggravated Assault 67 714.8 346.4 279.7
Property Crime 381 4,064.9 2,199.1 1,958.2
Burglary 88 938.9 331.4 314.2
Larceny 281 2,998.0 1,619.6 1,398.0
Car Theft 12 128.0 248.1 246.0

Parsons, KS Cost Of Living

75
Parsons's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Parsons Kansas National Average
Overall 75 89 100
Services 82 89 100
Groceries 91 94 100
Health 100 100 100
Housing 42 75 100
Transportation 88 94 100
Utilities 97 100 100

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Rankings for Parsons in Kansas

Map Of Parsons, KS

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Population over time in Parsons

Year Population % Change
2020 9,648 -2.3%
2019 9,876 -0.9%
2018 9,964 -1.5%
2017 10,111 -1.1%
2016 10,223 -0.8%
2015 10,307 -0.7%
2014 10,381 -1.2%
2013 10,506 -0.6%
2012 10,573 -0.8%
2011 10,661 -

Race / Ethnicity in Parsons

White
78.5% (7,571)
African American
8.8% (845)
American Indian
0.4% (39)
Asian
0.3% (26)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (2)
Two Or More
4.8% (459)
Hispanic
7.3% (706)
Race Parsons KS USA
White 78.5% 75.3% 60.1%
African American 8.8% 5.5% 12.2%
American Indian 0.4% 0.6% 0.6%
Asian 0.3% 2.9% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.3%
Two Or More 4.8% 3.3% 2.8%
Hispanic 7.3% 12.1% 18.2%

Gender in Parsons

Female
50.7% (4,888)
Male
49.3% (4,760)
Gender Parsons KS USA
Female 50.7% 50.2% 50.8%
Male 49.3% 49.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Parsons for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (385)
9-12th Grade
8.0% (771)
High School / GED
32.0% (3,087)
Some College
23.0% (2,219)
Associate's Degree
11.0% (1,061)
Bachelor's Degree
12.0% (1,157)
Master's Degree
7.0% (675)
Professional Degree
2.0% (192)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (96)
Education Parsons KS USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 4.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 8.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 32.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 23.0% 23.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 11.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 12.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 7.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Parsons, Kansas

Less than $10,000
5.8% (56,174)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.4% (80,751)
$15,000 to $24,999
14.8% (142,309)
$25,000 to $34,999
16.0% (154,480)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.9% (134,585)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.4% (187,014)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.0% (86,368)
$100,000 to $149,999
10.3% (99,710)
$150,000 to $199,999
0.6% (5,851)
$200,000 or more
1.8% (17,554)
Income Parsons KS USA
Less than $10,000 5.8% 5.3% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.4% 4.0% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 14.8% 8.7% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 16.0% 9.6% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.9% 13.5% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.4% 18.7% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.0% 13.5% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 10.3% 15.1% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 0.6% 5.9% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 1.8% 5.7% 8.3%

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