KS

National Population : 333,590,059
Kansas State Population : 2,897,859

About Meriden, KS

Meriden, KS is located in Jefferson County in the state of Kansas.

The total City Population for Meriden is about 780 with about 398 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 3,361.

The Average Home Value is $145,100.00, which is roughly 27% higher than the Average Home Value of $105,672.00 for the state of Kansas, and roughly 23% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $61,087.00, which is roughly 11% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $54,472.00 for the state of Kansas, and roughly 6% higher than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Meriden is about 10.1%.

Kansas is ranked #46 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 21.44 out of 100.

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Voting

Jefferson County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 49.58% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 64.75%
Democratic: 32.65%
Libertarian: 2.6%


Nearby Locations

Ozawkie, KS (6.51 mi.)
Grantville, KS (6.88 mi.)
Hoyt, KS (8.33 mi.)
Topeka, KS (10.65 mi.)
Tecumseh, KS (11.62 mi.)
Perry, KS (12.23 mi.)
Valley Falls, KS (12.26 mi.)
Mayetta, KS (13.12 mi.)
Lecompton, KS (13.60 mi.)
Oskaloosa, KS (13.73 mi.)
Silver Lake, KS (16.18 mi.)
Winchester, KS (17.68 mi.)
Berryton, KS (18.32 mi.)
Mc Louth, KS (19.40 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 66512
Latitude : 39.201777
Longitude : -95.544386
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : Midwest
Average Elevation : 1003 ft.
Area Code(s) : 785

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.57
Male Population Estimate : 52.04%
Female Population Estimate : 47.96%
Median Age : 43.1
Male Median Age : 42.5
Female Median Age : 43.6

White Population Estimate : 98.13%
Black Population Estimate : 0.89%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 1.84%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.45%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.09%
Indian Population Estimate : 1.61%
Other Population Estimate : 0.30%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Meriden specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Jefferson County: Data Not Available
Average # of Violent Crimes for Jefferson County: About 199 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Jefferson County is about 31% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.