Great Bend, Kansas 

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Population

15,686

-0.3% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.3%

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September, May and October are the most pleasant months in Great Bend, while January and December are the least comfortable months.


Great Bend, KS Housing Market
Lowest Priced HomesHOMES UNDER $250,000
Most Expensive ListingsHOMES $250,001 to $500,000
Largest HomesHOMES $500,001 to $750,000
Median Priced HomesHOMES $750,001 to $1,000,000


QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: See Homes
Country: United States
State: Kansas
County: Barton County
Metro Area: Great Bend Metro Area
Political Ideology: Moderately conservative
City: Great Bend
Zip Codes: 67530


Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Great Bend is 3.3% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Negative. Great Bend jobs have decreased by 2.3%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Great Bend's cost of living is 26.6% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Great Bend's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
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VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Barton county remained overwhelmingly Republican, 77.2% to 21.0%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Great Bend's population is 15,686 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 0.3%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 15.8 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Great Bend is Real Estate: $84,800. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 4.0%.

SCHOOLS
Great Bend public schools spend $11,175 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 12.8 students per teacher in Great Bend. More Education



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Housing Market in Great Bend

It's a good time to buy in Great Bend. Home Appreciation is up 4.0% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Great Bend is $84,800.

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Reviews for Great Bend   3 Reviews
Why? - 4/21/2008
I have lived here most of my life and have seen many opportunities for Bussiness Growth to help the economy and in 40+ years have not seen much if any growth to boost... Read More

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Not so Great Bend - 4/20/2008
Great Bend's economy is failing. There are no jobs and nothing new coming to town. This town is shrinking. The small town cost of living is great, but only if you can... Read More

good and bad - 5/29/2006
On the positive side, Great Bend boasts inexpensive housing, small town living, a low crime rate, and a sky that you can see forever. On the down side, Great Bend is... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN GREAT BEND, KANSAS
67530

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