Wichita Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Wichita, KS

General Wichita Information

State: Kansas

County: Sedgwick County

Close cities: Bel Aire, KS, Derby, KS, Maize, KS, Park City, KS, Valley Center, KS, Andover, KS, Haysville, KS, Wichita, KS, Greenwich, KS, Eastborough, KS, Kechi, KS

Wichita Population (census data)
Total 361,420 (+3.7% since 2000)
Male 178,045 (49.3%)
Female 183,375 (50.7%)

Population Density: 2,662 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 77.7 (US Avg is 100)

Wichita Elevation: 1,305 feet above sea level

Land Area: 135.8 square miles

Median Household Income: $42,696

Zip Codes: 67201, 67223, 67219, 67228, 67203, 67227, 67235, 67217, 67212, 67209, 67213, 67207, 67277, 67214, 67204, 67211, 67278, 67216, 67232, 67226, 67215, 67208, 67218, 67202, 67276, 67210, 67260, 67205, 67275, 67230, 67206, 67220, 67257, 67251, 67259, 67256, 67147, 67233, 67231, and 67236.

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Wichita Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (71.7%)
  • Black (11.4%)
  • Hispanic (9.6%)
  • Other race (5.1%)
  • Two or more races (3.1%)
  • American Indian (2.3%)
  • Vietnamese (2.0%)
  • Other Asian (0.7%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (20.7%)
  • Irish (9.8%)
  • English (9.7%)
  • United States (8.5%)
  • French (2.8%)
  • Dutch (1.9%)
Foriegn Born: 27,938 people (7.7%)
  • Latin America (55.7%)
  • Asia (44.3%)

Local Wichita Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Kansas City Royals
NFL Football: Dallas Cowboys, Kansas City Chiefs
NBA Basketball: Denver Nuggets
NHL Hockey: Colorado Avalanche
NCAA Sports: Wichita State University, Kansas State University

Wichita School Information

High Schools
Campus High Haysville (2100 W 55th Street South, Wichita, KS, 67217 - Haysville District)
East High (2301 E Douglas, Wichita, KS, 67211 - Wichita District)
Heights High (5301 N Hillside, Wichita, KS, 67219 - Wichita District)
Metro Boulevard Alternative High (751 George Wash Boulevard, Wichita, KS, 67211 - Wichita District)
Metro Meridian Alternative High (301 South Meridian, Wichita, KS, 67213 - Wichita District)
Metro Midtown Alternative High (640 N Emporia, Wichita, KS, 67214 - Wichita District)
North High (1437 Rochester, Wichita, KS, 67203 - Wichita District)
Northeast Magnet High School (1847 N Chautauqua, Wichita, KS, 67214 - Wichita District)
Northwest High (1220 N Tyler Road, Wichita, KS, 67212 - Wichita District)
South High (701 W 33rd South, Wichita, KS, 67217 - Wichita District)
Southeast High (903 South Edgemoor, Wichita, KS, 67218 - Wichita District)
West High (820 South Osage, Wichita, KS, 67213 - Wichita District)
Middle Schools
Allison Traditional Magnet Middle (221 South Seneca, Wichita, KS, 67213 - Wichita District)
Brooks Magnet Middle School (3802 E 27th N, Wichita, KS, 67220 - Wichita District)
Coleman Middle School (1544 N Governeour, Wichita, KS, 67206 - Wichita District)
Curtis Middle School (1031 South Edgemoor, Wichita, KS, 67218 - Wichita District)
Hadley Middle School (1101 Dougherty, Wichita, KS, 67212 - Wichita District)
Hamilton Middle School (1407 South Broadway, Wichita, KS, 67211 - Wichita District)
Jardine Middle School Magnet (3550 Ross Parkway, Wichita, KS, 67210 - Wichita District)
Marshall Middle School (1510 Payne, Wichita, KS, 67203 - Wichita District)
Mayberry Magnet Middle School (207 South Sheridan, Wichita, KS, 67213 - Wichita District)
Mead Middle School (2601 E Skinner, Wichita, KS, 67211 - Wichita District)
Pleasant Valley Middle School (2220 W 29th N, Wichita, KS, 67204 - Wichita District)
Robinson Middle School (328 N Oliver, Wichita, KS, 67208 - Wichita District)
Stucky Middle School (4545 N Broadview Circle, Wichita, KS, 67220 - Wichita District)
Truesdell Middle School (2464 South Glenn, Wichita, KS, 67217 - Wichita District)
Wilbur Middle School (340 N Tyler Road, Wichita, KS, 67212 - Wichita District)
Elementary Schools
Adams Elementary (1002 N Oliver, Wichita, KS, 67208 - Wichita District)
Allen Elementary (1881 South Elpyco, Wichita, KS, 67218 - Wichita District)
Anderson Elementary (2945 Victoria, Wichita, KS, 67216 - Wichita District)
Beech Elementary (1830 South Cypress, Wichita, KS, 67207 - Wichita District)
Benton Elementary (338 South Woodchuck Lane, Wichita, KS, 67209 - Wichita District)
Black Traditional Magnet Elementary (1045 High, Wichita, KS, 67203 - Wichita District)
Bostic Traditional Magnet Elementary (8103 E Gilbert, Wichita, KS, 67207 - Wichita District)
Buckner Performing Arts Magnet Elementary (3530 E 27th N, Wichita, KS, 67220 - Wichita District)
Caldwell Elementary (1441 South Edgemoor, Wichita, KS, 67218 - Wichita District)
Cessna Elementary (2101 W 45th South, Wichita, KS, 67217 - Wichita District)
Chisholm Trail Elementary (6015 Independence, Wichita, KS, 67219 - Wichita District)
Clark Elementary (650 South Apache, Wichita, KS, 67207 - Wichita District)
Cleaveland Traditional Magnet Elementary (3345 W 33rd South, Wichita, KS, 67217 - Wichita District)
Cloud Elementary (1205 W 26th N, Wichita, KS, 67204 - Wichita District)
College Hill Elementary (211 N Clifton, Wichita, KS, 67208 - Wichita District)
Colvin Elementary (2820 South Roosevelt, Wichita, KS, 67210 - Wichita District)
Earhart Environ Magnet Elementary (4401 N Arkansas, Wichita, KS, 67204 - Wichita District)
Emerson Open Magnet Elementary (2330 W 15th, Wichita, KS, 67203 - Wichita District)
Enterprise Elementary (3605 South Gold, Wichita, KS, 67217 - Wichita District)
Franklin Elementary (214 South Elizabeth, Wichita, KS, 67213 - Wichita District)
Gammon Elementary (3240 N Rushwood, Wichita, KS, 67226 - Wichita District)
Gardiner Elementary (1951 South Laura, Wichita, KS, 67211 - Wichita District)
Griffith Elementary (1802 South Bluff, Wichita, KS, 67218 - Wichita District)
Harry Street Elementary (1605 South Market, Wichita, KS, 67211 - Wichita District)
Hyde International Studies/Commun Elementary Magnet (210 N Oliver, Wichita, KS, 67208 - Wichita District)
Irving Elementary (1642 N Market, Wichita, KS, 67214 - Wichita District)
Isely Traditional Magnet Elementary (2500 E 18th Street, Wichita, KS, 67214 - Wichita District)
Jackson Elementary (2717 N Woodlawn, Wichita, KS, 67220 - Wichita District)
Jefferson Elementary (4615 E Orme, Wichita, KS, 67218 - Wichita District)
Kensler Elementary (1030 Wilbur Lane, Wichita, KS, 67212 - Wichita District)
Lawrence Elementary (3440 W Maple, Wichita, KS, 67213 - Wichita District)
Lewis Open Magnet Elementary (3030 South Osage, Wichita, KS, 67217 - Wichita District)
Lincoln Elementary (1210 South Topeka, Wichita, KS, 67211 - Wichita District)
Linwood Elementary (1654 South Hydraulic, Wichita, KS, 67211 - Wichita District)
McCollom Elementary (1201 Waddington Avenue, Wichita, KS, 67212 - Wichita District)
McLean Science/Tech Magnet Elementary (2277 Marigold Lane, Wichita, KS, 67204 - Wichita District)
Minneha Core Knowledge Elementary (701 N Webb Road, Wichita, KS, 67206 - Wichita District)
Mueller Elementary (2821 E 24th N, Wichita, KS, 67219 - Wichita District)
O K Elementary (1607 N West, Wichita, KS, 67203 - Wichita District)
Oaklawn Elementary (5000 South Clifton, Wichita, KS, 67216 - Derby District)
Oatville Elementary (4335 South Hoover, Wichita, KS, 67215 - Haysville District)
Park Elementary (1025 N Main, Wichita, KS, 67203 - Wichita District)
Paul B Cooper Elementary (4625 Juniper, Wichita, KS, 67216 - Derby District)
Payne Elementary (1601 South Edwards, Wichita, KS, 67213 - Wichita District)
Peterson Elementary (9710 W Central, Wichita, KS, 67212 - Wichita District)
Pleasant Valley Elementary (2000 W 29th N, Wichita, KS, 67204 - Wichita District)
Seltzer Elementary (11660 E Lincoln, Wichita, KS, 67207 - Wichita District)
Stanley Elementary (1749 South Martinson, Wichita, KS, 67213 - Wichita District)
Washington Accelerated Learning Elementary (1600 E 3rd, Wichita, KS, 67214 - Wichita District)
White Elementary (5148 South Kansas, Wichita, KS, 67216 - Wichita District)
Wineteer Elementary (8801 Ent Drive, Wichita, KS, 67210 - Derby District)
Woodland Health / Wellness Magnet Elementary (1705 Salina, Wichita, KS, 67203 - Wichita District)
Woodman Elementary (2500 Hiram, Wichita, KS, 67217 - Wichita District)
Other/Private Schools
Alcott Academy (3400 E Murdock, Wichita, KS, 67208 - Wichita District)
Bryant Core Knowledge Magnet (4702 W Ninth, Wichita, KS, 67212 - Wichita District)
Dodge Literacy Magnet (4801 W 2nd, Wichita, KS, 67212 - Wichita District)
Greiffenstein Special Education Center (1221 E Galena Suite 329, Wichita, KS, 67216 - Wichita District)
Harris Communications Magnet (706 N Armour Drive, Wichita, KS, 67206 - Wichita District)
Horace Mann Dual Language Magnet (1243 N Market, Wichita, KS, 67214 - Wichita District)
Kelly Liberal Arts Academy (3143 South Millwood, Wichita, KS, 67217 - Wichita District)
L'ouverture Computer Technology Magnet (1539 N Ohio, Wichita, KS, 67214 - Wichita District)
Levy Special Education Center (400 N Woodchuck, Wichita, KS, 67212 - Wichita District)
Riverside Cultural Arts / History Magnet (1001 Porter, Wichita, KS, 67203 - Wichita District)
Sowers Special Education Center (2400 Wassall, Wichita, KS, 67216 - Wichita District)
Spaght Accelerated Magnet Academy (2316 E 10th, Wichita, KS, 67214 - Wichita District)
Wells Special Education Center (1221 E Galena Suite 373, Wichita, KS, 67216 - Wichita District)

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