Wabaunsee County, Kansas 

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Population

6,918

-1.2% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

2.9%

Median Income

$55,018

Median Home Price

$132,600

United States / Kansas / No Metro Area / Wabaunsee County / Cities / Zip Codes
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Best Places to Live in Wabaunsee County, Kansas

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

Wabaunsee, 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

Real Estate: See Homes
Country: United States
State: Kansas
County: Wabaunsee County
Metro Area: No Metro Area
Political Ideology: Very conservative
City: Maple Hill township, Alma township, 20 total
Zip Codes: 66401 66507 66423 66834 66526 66431 66501
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 877 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Wabaunsee County is 2.9% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Negative. Wabaunsee County jobs have decreased by 0.3%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Wabaunsee County's cost of living is 15.8% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Wabaunsee County's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
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VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Wabaunsee county remained overwhelmingly Republican, 72.9% to 24.7%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Wabaunsee County's population is 6,918 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 1.2%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 27.0 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Wabaunsee County is Real Estate: $132,600. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 5.7%.

SCHOOLS
Wabaunsee County public schools spend $13,052 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 11.1 students per teacher in Wabaunsee County. More Education



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Housing Market in Wabaunsee

It's a good time to buy in Wabaunsee. Home Appreciation is up 5.7% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Wabaunsee is $132,600.

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ZIP CODES IN WABAUNSEE COUNTY, KANSAS
66401 66507 66423 66834 66526 66431 66501

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