Baxter Springs Information

Baxter Springs Information

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

General Baxter Springs Information

State: Kansas

County: Cherokee County

Close cities: Galena, KS, Crestline, KS, Columbus, KS, Treece, KS, Riverton, KS

Baxter Springs Population (census data)
Total 4,202 (-8.5% since 2000)
Male 1,984 (47.2%)
Female 2,218 (52.8%)

Population Density: 1,341 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 75.3 (US Avg is 100)

Baxter Springs Elevation: 835 feet above sea level

Land Area: 3.13 square miles

Median Household Income: $32,613

Zip Codes: 66713.

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Baxter Springs Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (87.4%)
  • American Indian (9.6%)
  • Two or more races (5.1%)
  • Hispanic (1.3%)
  • Black (1.0%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (16.3%)
  • English (15.0%)
  • Irish (12.1%)
  • United States (11.0%)
  • French (4.6%)
  • Dutch (3.9%)

Local Baxter Springs Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Kansas City Royals, St. Louis Cardinals
NFL Football: St. Louis Rams, Kansas City Chiefs
NBA Basketball: Denver Nuggets
NHL Hockey: Colorado Avalanche
NCAA Sports: University of Kansas, University of Arkansas

Baxter Springs School Information

High Schools
Baxter Springs High (100 N Military, Baxter Springs, KS, 66713 - Baxter Springs District)
Middle Schools
Baxter Springs Middle (1520 Cleveland, Baxter Springs, KS, 66713 - Baxter Springs District)
Elementary Schools
Central Elementary (1501 Park Avenue, Baxter Springs, KS, 66713 - Baxter Springs District)
Lincoln Elementary (801 Lincoln, Baxter Springs, KS, 66713 - Baxter Springs District)

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