Ulysses, KS
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
5,518
Unemployment
8.1%
Poverty
14.3%
Median Home
$120,400
Median Income
$51,370
Median Rent
$592

Ulysses SnackAbility

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

Ulysses, KS Crime Report

56
Total Crimes
1,009.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
-56.96%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Ulysses
/ 100k People
Kansas
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 56 1,009.7 2,624.1 2,346.0
Violent Crime 24 432.7 425.0 387.8
Murder 0 0.0 3.4 6.5
Robbery 0 0.0 31.8 73.9
Aggravated Assault 23 414.7 346.4 279.7
Property Crime 32 577.0 2,199.1 1,958.2
Burglary 9 162.3 331.4 314.2
Larceny 22 396.7 1,619.6 1,398.0
Car Theft 1 18.0 248.1 246.0

Ulysses, KS Cost Of Living

84
Ulysses's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Ulysses Kansas National Average
Overall 84 89 100
Services 94 89 100
Groceries 94 94 100
Health 110 100 100
Housing 57 75 100
Transportation 98 94 100
Utilities 99 100 100

Ulysses, KS Photos

Grant Countyc Kansas Courthouse From W
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Rankings for Ulysses in Kansas

Map Of Ulysses, KS

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Population over time in Ulysses

Year Population % Change
2020 5,518 -2.1%
2019 5,639 -4.3%
2018 5,892 2.1%
2017 5,768 -4.2%
2016 6,022 0.2%
2015 6,010 -3.8%
2014 6,250 4.0%
2013 6,007 -0.1%
2012 6,012 1.9%
2011 5,902 -

Race / Ethnicity in Ulysses

White
47.6% (2,626)
African American
0.1% (3)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.0% (0)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.3% (69)
Hispanic
51.1% (2,820)
Race Ulysses KS USA
White 47.6% 75.3% 60.1%
African American 0.1% 5.5% 12.2%
American Indian 0.0% 0.6% 0.6%
Asian 0.0% 2.9% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.3%
Two Or More 1.3% 3.3% 2.8%
Hispanic 51.1% 12.1% 18.2%

Gender in Ulysses

Female
48.0% (2,650)
Male
52.0% (2,867)
Gender Ulysses KS USA
Female 48.0% 50.2% 50.8%
Male 52.0% 49.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Ulysses for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
15.0% (827)
9-12th Grade
5.0% (275)
High School / GED
31.0% (1,710)
Some College
22.0% (1,213)
Associate's Degree
12.0% (662)
Bachelor's Degree
8.0% (441)
Master's Degree
2.0% (110)
Professional Degree
5.0% (275)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Ulysses KS USA
< 9th Grade 15.0% 4.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 5.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 31.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 22.0% 23.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 12.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 8.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 2.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 5.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Ulysses, Kansas

Less than $10,000
11.0% (60,535)
$10,000 to $14,999
1.3% (6,984)
$15,000 to $24,999
10.4% (57,624)
$25,000 to $34,999
15.2% (83,817)
$35,000 to $49,999
6.1% (33,759)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.8% (98,078)
$75,000 to $99,999
7.5% (41,326)
$100,000 to $149,999
17.6% (97,205)
$150,000 to $199,999
7.3% (40,162)
$200,000 or more
5.9% (32,304)
Income Ulysses KS USA
Less than $10,000 11.0% 5.3% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 1.3% 4.0% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 10.4% 8.7% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 15.2% 9.6% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 6.1% 13.5% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.8% 18.7% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 7.5% 13.5% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 17.6% 15.1% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 7.3% 5.9% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 5.9% 5.7% 8.3%

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