Silver Lake Shawnee County, Kansas

Silver Lake: City in Shawnee County, Kansas, United States

About

Silver Lake is a city located in the county of Shawnee in the U.S. state of Kansas. Its population at the 2010 census was 1,439 and a population density of 933 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 1,395 inhabitants.

The city was created 154 years ago in 1867.

Silver Lake Quick Facts

Population : 1,395 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Kansas (United States)
County : Shawnee County
Postal code : 66539
Phone Area Codes : 785
Area : 1.54 km2
Altitude : 912 feet / 278 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1868 (154 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 15:50:25 (5th October 2022)
Density : 904 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -3.15% (2010-2020)
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Geography

Silver Lake is located at 39°6'15"N 95°51'31"W (39.1041700, -95.8586000).

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Demographics

According to census records, the population of Silver Lake decreased by 3.15% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 1,439 - census
2011 1,440 0.07% estimation process
2012 1,437 -0.21% estimation process
2013 1,432 -0.35% estimation process
2014 1,427 -0.35% estimation process
2015 1,428 0.07% estimation process
2016 1,425 -0.21% estimation process
2017 1,420 -0.35% estimation process
2018 1,410 -0.71% estimation process
2019 1,405 -0.36% estimation process
2020 1,395 -0.72% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 14,176
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 13,939
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : 1.7%
April 1, 2020 Population : 12,187
April 1, 2010 Population : 13,937
People under 5 years old, percentage : 8.6%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 33.7%
People over 65 (%) : 12.2%
Female persons, % : 50.1%
White only, percent : 18.4%
Black or African American alone, percent : 0.5%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 78.0%
Asians alone % : 0.2%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : Z
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 2.9%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 2.1%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 17.9%
2015-2019 Veterans : 591
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 0.4%
Residential units, July 1, 2019 : 5,577

Silver Lake zip code is 66539. County name: Shawnee, County fips: 20177

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Economic Facts

Residential units, July 1, 2019 : 5,577
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 71.3%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $84,000
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $927
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $366
2015-2019 median gross rent : $397
2015-2019 Households : 4,608
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 3.11
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 91.4%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 2.5%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 79.4%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 66.7%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 87.5%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 19.6%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 13.5%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 13.6%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 57.3%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 57.9%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 43,059
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 54,690
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 132,860
2012 total retail sales per capita : $9,238
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 15.5
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $43,158
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $20,484
Percentage of people living in poverty : 25.9%
Total number of employer establishments, 2019 : 194
2019 total employment : 2,171
2019 total annual payroll ($1,000) : 87,003
Total employment, change in percentage terms, 2018-2019 : 0.5%
2018 total non-employer establishments : 626
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 870
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 367
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 440
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 480
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 350
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 96
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 737
2010 population per square mile : 15.4
2010 land area in square miles : 903.08
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 59.6%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $227,900
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,758
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $705
2015-2019 median gross rent : $993
2015-2019 Households : 2,699
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.57
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 88.2%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 19.0%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 86.8%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 81.5%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 84.1%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 25.3%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 9.6%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 9.3%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 74.3%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 67.6%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 5,058
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 11,166
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 31,465
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 46,794
2012 total retail sales per capita : $7,045
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 23.4
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $67,423
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $33,552
Percentage of people living in poverty : 6.1%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 690
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 319
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 248
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 94
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 554
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 142
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 504
2010 population per square mile : 5,901.6
2010 land area in square miles : 1.12
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 74.4%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $93,200
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,122
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $370
2015-2019 median gross rent : $726
2015-2019 Households : 9,364
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 3.60
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 90.8%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 89.0%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 88.1%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 74.6%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 62.6%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 7.7%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 12.3%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 32.5%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 57.4%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 48.9%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 12,746
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 16,747
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 219,269
2012 total retail sales per capita : $6,707
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 27.6
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $38,111
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $14,591
Percentage of people living in poverty : 23.7%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 2,804
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,402
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,233
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,649
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 98
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 177
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,571
2010 population per square mile : 1,452.9
2010 land area in square miles : 22.03

People born in Silver Lake (2)

People born in Silver Lake, including college basketball player, college basketball coach, professional basketball coach Lon Kruger, lawyer Chad Taylor, .

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Schools in Silver Lake

College & universities near Silver Lake, KS

Code Name City ZIP
155423 Washburn Institute of Technology Topeka (KS) 66604-2117

Stations (3)

Amtrak & bus stations near Silver Lake, KS

Code Name Address Type
TOP Topeka 500 SE Holliday Place RAIL
LRC Lawrence 413 East 7th Street RAIL
KCY Union Station 30 West Pershing Rd. RAIL

Post offices near Silver Lake

Post Office Name City ZIP
Silver Lak Post Office Silver Lake (KS) 66539

Other places with the same name (6)

Other cities in Shawnee County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Shawnee County , KS.

City Name Population Title
Tecumseh 7,777 Unincorporated community in Shawnee County, Kansas
Wakarusa 2,174 Census-designated place in Shawnee County, Kansas
Menoken 1,613 Township in Shawnee County, Kansas
Dover 1,483 Unincorporated community in Shawnee County, Kansas
Auburn 1,203 City in Kansas, USA
Rossville 1,115 Township in Shawnee County, Kansas
Topeka 873 Capital of the state of Kansas, United States; county seat of Shawnee County
Willard 88 City in Kansas, United States
Oakland 34 Human settlement (possibly historical)
Richland 27 Ghost town in Kansas, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Silver Lake distances to largest Kansas cities