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0.81% decline
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1.17% growth
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0.42% growth
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5.64% decline


The economy of Trego County, KS employs 1,691 people. The economy of Trego County, KS is specialized in Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunting; Mining, Quarrying, Oil, Gas Extraction; and Utilities, which employ respectively 8.78; 4.6; and 2.11 times more people than what would be expected in a location of this size. The largest industries in Trego County, KS are Healthcare & Social Assistance (293), Retail trade (211), and Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunting (197), and the highest paying industries are Mining, Quarrying, Oil, Gas Extraction ($53,922), Professional, Scientific, Tech Services ($45,000), and Transportation & Warehousing ($38,365).

Median household income in Trego County, KS is $54,630. Males in Trego County, KS have an average income that is 1.24 times higher than the average income of females, which is $37,434. The income inequality of Trego County, KS (measured using the Gini index) is 0.434 which is lower than the national average.


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Health & Safety

Insurance and Medicare coverage combined with state and county level health and safety statistics for Trego County, KS. In Trego County, KS the age groups most likely to have health care coverage are 55-64 and 6-17, men and women, respectively. The location has a 1 to 138 primary care clinician to patient ratio and a Medicare reimbursement average per patient per year of $18,390. Wyandotte County, KS has the highest prevalence of homicides of any county in Kansas.


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Trego County, KS is home to a population of 2,927 people, from which 99% are citizens. The ethnic composition of the population of Trego County, KS is composed of 2,814 White residents (96.1%), 40 Native residents (1.37%), 32 Two+ residents (1.09%), 24 Hispanic residents (0.82%), and 14 Asian residents (0.48%). The most common foreign languages in Trego County, KS are German (36 speakers), Spanish (21 speakers), and Vietnamese (3 speakers), but compared to other places, Trego County, KS has a relative high number of German (36 speakers), Vietnamese (3 speakers), and African Languages (1 speakers).


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In 2015 universities in Northwest Kansas PUMA, KS awarded 3,870 degrees. The student population of Northwest Kansas PUMA, KS is skewed towards females, with 1,555 male students and 2,315 female students. Most students in Northwest Kansas PUMA, KS are White (2,149 and 55.5%), followed by Hispanic or Latino (206 and 5.32%), Black or African American (117 and 3.02%), and Unknown (95 and 2.45%). The largest universities in Northwest Kansas PUMA, KS by number of graduates are Fort Hays State University (3,220 and 83.2%), Colby Community College (345 and 8.91%), and Northwest Kansas Technical College (254 and 6.56%). The most popular majors in Northwest Kansas PUMA, KS are General Business Administration & Management (553 and 14.3%), Other Business, Management, Marketing, & Related Support Services (515 and 13.3%), and Liberal Arts & Sciences (247 and 6.38%). The median tuition costs in Northwest Kansas PUMA, KS are N/A for private four year colleges, and $3,789 and $13,331 respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.



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The median property value in Trego County, KS is $82,000, which is 0.4 times smaller than the national average of $205,000. Between 2015 and 2016 the median property value decreased from $86,900 to $82,000, a 5.64% increase. The homeownership rate of Trego County, KS is 78.8%, which is higher than the national average of 63.6%. People in Trego County, KS have an average commute time of 13.5 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in Trego County, KS is higher than the national average, with an average of 3 cars per household.


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