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Apartments for rent in Baxter Springs, KS

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Who Lives Here

Baxter Springs Demographics

Education

High School

44%

Associate's

37%

Bachelor's

13%

Master's

6%

Doctorate

0%

Family Size

2 people

37%

3 people

19%

4 people

24%

5 people

6%

6+ people

14%

Household Income

0-50k

59%

50-100k

27%

100-150k

10%

150-200k

2%

200k+

2%

Age

0-10

16%

10-20

18%

20-45

28%

45-65

22%

65+

16%

Getting Around Baxter Springs

Baxter Springs Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

33%

15-30 Mins

44%

30-40 Mins

17%

40-60 Mins

6%

60+ Mins

1%

Baxter Springs Education

Schools

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Living in Baxter Springs, KS

Baxter Springs, Kansas is a small town with a population of approximately 4,000. Retirees can expect to fit right in, as they account for 18% of the population compared to 14% nationally, while young professionals account for a smaller percentage of the town. Overall, the town's population, with an average age of just over 39, skews younger than most cities in Kansas. Only 31% of residents rent in Baxter Springs, as the majority own their homes. With a relatively low average rent of $581 a month in the town, renting remains an affordable option, particularly compared to other cities in Kansas. Over the course of a year, renters in Baxter Springs will save around $3,400 compared to the state average.

Baxter Springs residents have an average commute of about 20 minutes. Many residents (35%) commute to work by car or truck, while public transportation isn't used. Walking isn't a common way to get to work.

Manufacturing is the most common industry in Baxter Springs, making up 9% of the population. Meanwhile, looking at job function, many workers in these industries are in transportation, which ranks as the top career path in the town. With an average annual income of nearly $50,000, Baxter Springs workers bring in less than the average Kansas resident. The town's average income also falls below the national average ($73,345). Compared to the national average, Baxter Springs has a large percentage of residents older than 25 who have a high school degree or GED (26%). Further, 8% possess a Bachelor's degree and 3% have earned a Master's or Doctoral degree.