Parsons, KS
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
9,736
Unemployment
3.9%
Poverty
22.9%
Median Home
$65,000
Median Income
$39,949
Median Rent
$653

Parsons SnackAbility

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

Parsons, KS Crime Report

436
Total Crimes
4,511.6
Total Crimes / 100k People
82.16%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Parsons
/ 100k People
Kansas
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 436 4,511.6 2,725.3 2,476.7
Violent Crime 91 941.6 410.8 366.7
Murder 1 10.3 3.6 5.0
Robbery 6 62.1 44.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 78 807.1 314.2 250.2
Property Crime 345 3,570.0 2,314.5 2,109.9
Burglary 80 827.8 342.7 340.5
Larceny 251 2,597.3 1,721.9 1,549.5
Car Theft 14 144.9 249.9 219.9

Parsons, KS Cost Of Living

73
Parsons's Overall Cost Of Living
0.7x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Parsons Kansas National Average
Overall 73 89 100
Services 79 93 100
Groceries 93 93 100
Health 97 99 100
Housing 41 76 100
Transportation 85 95 100
Utilities 98 98 100

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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
2019 9,736 -1.4%
2018 9,876 -0.9%
2017 9,964 -1.5%
2016 10,111 -1.1%
2015 10,223 -0.8%
2014 10,307 -0.7%
2013 10,381 -1.2%
2012 10,506 -0.6%
2011 10,573 -0.8%
2010 10,661 -

Race / Ethnicity in Parsons

White
79.4% (7,735)
African American
9.2% (891)
American Indian
0.5% (52)
Asian
0.2% (23)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (1)
Two Or More
3.8% (366)
Hispanic
6.9% (668)
Race Parsons KS USA
White 79.4% 75.9% 60.7%
African American 9.2% 5.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.5% 0.7% 0.7%
Asian 0.2% 2.9% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.8% 2.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 6.9% 11.9% 18.0%

Gender in Parsons

Female
53.6% (5,215)
Male
46.4% (4,521)
Gender Parsons KS USA
Female 53.6% 50.2% 50.8%
Male 46.4% 49.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Parsons for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (389)
9-12th Grade
7.0% (681)
High School / GED
32.0% (3,115)
Some College
27.0% (2,628)
Associate's Degree
11.0% (1,070)
Bachelor's Degree
12.0% (1,168)
Master's Degree
4.0% (389)
Professional Degree
2.0% (194)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (97)
Education Parsons KS USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 7.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 32.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 27.0% 23.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 11.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 12.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 4.0% 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
6.6% (64,222)
$10,000 to $14,999
10.7% (104,092)
$15,000 to $24,999
16.0% (156,138)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.6% (122,475)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.9% (125,818)
$50,000 to $74,999
20.5% (200,067)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.6% (93,110)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.2% (80,218)
$150,000 to $199,999
0.7% (6,446)
$200,000 or more
2.2% (21,009)
Income Parsons KS USA
Less than $10,000 6.6% 5.6% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 10.7% 4.1% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 16.0% 9.0% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.6% 9.7% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.9% 13.7% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 20.5% 18.8% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.6% 13.4% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.2% 14.8% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 0.7% 5.7% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 2.2% 5.3% 7.7%

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