Neosho County Information

Neosho in Kansas occupies 578 square miles and has a 2006 population of 16,298, a change from a 2000 population of 16,997 and 17,035 in 1990. 14.2% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 11.4% percent is 25-35, and 13.1% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 50 acts of violent crime reported in Neosho in 2004, a change from 54 reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 378 people: 4.4% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 4.5%.

Read more about Neosho, Kansas in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyNeosho 
StateKansas 
Land Area578 sq. milesRanked 1,843 of 3,140
Population 200616,298Ranked 2,024 of 3,140
Population 200516,496 
Population 200016,997Ranked 1,954 of 3,140
Population 199017,035Ranked 1,848 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion96.2% 
African American1.1% 
Asian American.4% 
Native American.8% 
Pacific Islander% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 56.2% 
Population 5 to 1412.4% 
Population 15 to 2414.2% 
Population 25 to 3411.4% 
Population 35 to 4413.1% 
Population 45 to 5414.6% 
Population 55 to 6411% 
Population 65 to 748.1% 
Population 75 and up9.1% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes5054
Murders / Manslaughters  
Forcible Rapes7 
Robberies2 
Aggravated Assaults41 
Total Property Crimes528617
Burglaries137 
Larceny Thefts368 
Motor Vehicle Thefts23 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population8,6558,483
Unemployed Population378378
Unemployment Rate4.4%4.5%

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