Whiting, Kansas 

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Population

205

+30.6% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.0%

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Capital city - Northeast Kansas, 60 miles west of Kansas City. September, June and May are the most pleasant months in Whiting, while January and December are the least comfortable months.

Whiting, 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
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Cons
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What Bert Has To Say About Topeka Metro Area

Topeka, the capital of Kansas, is also an agricultural, industrial and transportation center serving a large portion of north and central Kansas. Highlights in the traditionally laid-out downtown include the statehouse, Kansas Museum of History, Brown vs. Board of Education historic site, and Heartland Park, a state-of-the-art motorsports complex. Costs of living and housing prices are low, particularly for a capital city. But property crime rates are high for the region and projected job and income growth are low. That said, a low cost of living brings a high Buying Power Index. There isn’t much to do, and the area has lagged behind other Kansas cities aesthetically, socially and economically. Excellent entertainment and cultural amenities are available in the university town of Lawrence, 20 miles east, and in the Kansas City area.


QUICK FACTS

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Country: United States
State: Kansas
County: Jackson County
Metro Area: Topeka Metro Area
Political Ideology: Very conservative
City: Whiting
Zip Codes: 66552
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 877 ft above sea level

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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Whiting is 3.0% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Negative. Whiting jobs have decreased by 0.4%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Whiting's cost of living is 26.9% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Whiting's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
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VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Jackson county remained overwhelmingly Republican, 68.6% to 28.6%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Whiting's population is 205 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 30.6%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 27.7 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Whiting is Real Estate: $49,900. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 6.0%.

SCHOOLS
Whiting public schools spend $11,096 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 10.5 students per teacher in Whiting. More Education



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Housing Market in Whiting

It's a good time to buy in Whiting. Home Appreciation is up 6.0% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Whiting is $49,900.

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