Chanute Information

Chanute Information

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

General Chanute Information

State: Kansas

County: Neosho County

Close cities: Fort Scott, KS, Buffalo, KS, Parsons, KS, Cherryvale, KS, Humboldt, KS, Altoona, KS, Savonburg, KS, Neodesha, KS, Fredonia, KS, Iola, KS

Chanute Population (census data)
Total 8,854 (-6.2% since 2000)
Male 4,144 (46.8%)
Female 4,710 (53.2%)

Population Density: 1,443 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 70.5 (US Avg is 100)

Chanute Elevation: 950 feet above sea level

Land Area: 6.14 square miles

Median Household Income: $33,957

Zip Codes: 66720.

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Chanute Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (91.2%)
  • Hispanic (3.9%)
  • American Indian (2.5%)
  • Two or more races (2.4%)
  • Black (1.4%)
  • Other race (1.4%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (23.6%)
  • Irish (12.1%)
  • English (10.6%)
  • United States (8.5%)
  • Swedish (3.9%)
  • Dutch (3.5%)

Local Chanute Sports Teams

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

Chanute School Information

High Schools
Chanute High (400 South Highland, Chanute, KS, 66720 - Chanute Public Schools District)
Middle Schools
Royster Middle School (400 W Main, Chanute, KS, 66720 - Chanute Public Schools District)
Elementary Schools
Chanute Elementary Charter School (500 N Forest, Chanute, KS, 66720 - Chanute Public Schools District)
Hutton Elementary (600 South Ashby, Chanute, KS, 66720 - Chanute Public Schools District)
Lincoln Elementary (1000 W Main Street, Chanute, KS, 66720 - Chanute Public Schools District)
Murray Hill Elementary (400 W 3rd, Chanute, KS, 66720 - Chanute Public Schools District)

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