Real Estate Market Update for Abilene, KS
Map Information for Abilene, KS
Area Information for Abilene, KS
  • Population: 6,794
  • Median Age: 39.8 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 9.2 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 4
  • Sales Tax: 8.4%
  • Population Density: 1,453/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 3.35%
  • Closest Airport: Manhattan Regional
  • Closest College: Kansas Wesleyan University
  • Closest Jr. College: Brown Mackie College-salina
  • Median Household Income: $49,562
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 17.72%
  • Median Years in Residence: 4.43 yr
  • Closest Major Sports Team: Chiefs
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 41%
* Scale from 1-5  ** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for Abilene, KS
Median Age: 39.8 Married: 38% Number of Households: 3,036 Households with Children: 886
Community:
    • Occupancy Types
      • 3599 Vacant
      • 8822 Owned
      • 12512 Rented
    • Transportation to Work
      • 43% Drive
      • 47% Public Transportation
      • 8% Walk / Bike / Other
      • 8% Work at Home
    National Index Comparisons:
    (100 National Average)
      • Population By Sex(%)
        • 50% Male
        • 50% Female
      • White/Blue Collar Jobs
        • 50% White Collar
        • 50% Blue Collar
      School Data for Abilene, KS

      School Name Distance Type Grades GreatSchools Rating Parent Rating
      Blue Ridge Elementary School 3.8 mi Public K-5 4-5 5
      Kennedy Elementary School 8.0 mi Public K-1 0 0
      Abilene Middle School 8.2 mi Public 6-8 2-5 3
      Abilene High School 8.2 mi Public 9-12 2-5 4
      Garfield Elementary School 8.7 mi Public 4-5 2-5 0
      Abilene Virtual School 9.0 mi Public 7-12 0 0
      St. Andrew's Elementary School 9.3 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-5 0 0
      Mckinley Elementary School 9.3 mi Public 2-3 3 5
      Abilene Baptist Academy 9.4 mi Private K-12 0 5
      Rural Center Elementary School 17.1 mi Public PRESCHOOL-4 0 4
      Proximity to listed schools and their school district(s) does not guarantee enrollment eligibility. Please contact a local real estate professional or the local school district(s) for the most current information relating to schools in the area. Sources: GreatSchools.org and Onboard Informatics © 2014
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