Sylvia, Reno County, Kansas

Sylvia: City in Reno County, Kansas, United States

About

Sylvia is a city located in the county of Reno in the U.S. state of Kansas. Its population at the 2010 census was 218 and a population density of 286 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 204 inhabitants.

Quick Facts about Sylvia

Population : 204 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Kansas (United States)
County : Reno County
Postal code : 67581
Phone Area Codes : 620
Area : 0.76 km2
Altitude : 1,732 feet / 528 meters
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 06:43:48 (28th January 2023)
Density : 268 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -6.86% (2010-2020)
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Geography

Sylvia is located at 37°57'28"N 98°24'29"W (37.9577900, -98.4081300).

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Demographics

According to census records, the population of Sylvia decreased by 6.86% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
1890 205 -
2010 218 5.96% census
2011 213 -2.35% estimation process
2012 213 0% estimation process
2013 212 -0.47% estimation process
2014 210 -0.95% estimation process
2015 210 0% estimation process
2016 208 -0.96% estimation process
2017 206 -0.97% estimation process
2018 206 0% estimation process
2019 205 -0.49% estimation process
2020 204 -0.49% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 54,765
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 56,082
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : -2.3%
April 1, 2020 Population : 54,788
April 1, 2010 Population : 56,129
People under 5 years old, percentage : 6.0%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 20.7%
People over 65 (%) : 18.0%
Female persons, % : 52.2%
White only, percent : 78.0%
Black or African American alone, percent : 14.8%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.3%
Asians alone % : 0.9%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.0%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 4.3%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 5.5%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 74.8%
2015-2019 Veterans : 3,673
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 2.7%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 56.9%

Sylvia zip code is 67581. County name: Reno, County fips: 20155

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Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 56.9%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $72,900
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $896
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $364
2015-2019 median gross rent : $757
2015-2019 Households : 23,067
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.26
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 81.3%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 5.3%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 84.7%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 75.7%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 85.7%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 16.0%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 18.1%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 12.6%
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 : 53.8%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 123,614
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 590,473
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 383,791
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 1,008,269
2012 total retail sales per capita : $18,149
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 24.2
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $37,038
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $22,094
Percentage of people living in poverty : 23.8%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 3,167
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,570
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,092
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 596
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,330
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 339
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,500
2010 population per square mile : 1,356.7
2010 land area in square miles : 41.37
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 52.2%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $55,600
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $741
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $351
2015-2019 median gross rent : $649
2015-2019 Households : 4,210
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.50
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 88.4%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 3.4%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 80.7%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 72.7%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 83.9%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 9.4%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 17.8%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 8.9%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 58.0%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 53.7%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 11,590
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 97,696
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 46,842
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 105,211
2012 total retail sales per capita : $9,511
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 25.3
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $32,119
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $19,054
Percentage of people living in poverty : 27.9%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 534
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 286
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 185
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 30
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 465
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 32
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 462
2010 population per square mile : 2,453.7
2010 land area in square miles : 4.56
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 55.8%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $85,200
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $893
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $357
2015-2019 median gross rent : $695
2015-2019 Households : 8,335
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.18
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 89.6%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 3.8%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 83.8%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 75.5%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 88.7%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 16.0%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 12.0%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 9.7%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 59.4%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 55.0%
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 65,985
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 330,598
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 362,566
2012 total retail sales per capita : $19,062
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 19.2
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $44,020
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $25,566
Percentage of people living in poverty : 15.3%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 1,308
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 602
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 539
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 122
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,036
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 149
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,010
2010 population per square mile : 2,237.3
2010 land area in square miles : 8.61
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 55.9%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $155,300
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,409
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $627
2015-2019 median gross rent : $843
2015-2019 Households : 6,858
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.25
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 82.6%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 7.2%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 85.8%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 76.5%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 86.0%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 19.5%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 13.4%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 7.8%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 65.5%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 60.5%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 61,670
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 1,056,010
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 592,864
2012 total retail sales per capita : $38,626
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 27.0
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $51,909
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $28,714
Percentage of people living in poverty : 12.7%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 1,552
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 908
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 363
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 52
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,331
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 242
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,146
2010 population per square mile : 4,117.6
2010 land area in square miles : 3.71

People born in Sylvia (2)

People born in Sylvia, including basketball player-coach Alva Duer, politician Gary Banz, .

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Schools in Sylvia

College & universities near Sylvia, KS

Code Name City ZIP
155937 Sterling College Sterling (KS) 67579

Stations (2)

Amtrak & bus stations near Sylvia, KS

Code Name Address Type
HUT Hutchinson North Walnut St & East 3rd Ave RAIL
NEW Newton 414 North Main St. RAIL

Post offices near Sylvia

Post Office Name City ZIP
Sylvia Post Office Sylvia (KS) 67581

Other cities in Reno County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Reno County , KS. (more)

City Name Population Title
Hutchinson 40,209 City in Kansas, United States
South Hutchinson 2,494 City in Reno County, Kansas, United States of America
Medora 1,618 Township in Reno County, Kansas
Buhler 1,269 Human settlement in Reno County, Kansas, United States of America
Haven 1,184 Human settlement in Reno County, Kansas, United States of America
Nickerson 982 City in Kansas, USA
Yoder 774 Township in Reno County, Kansas
Pretty Prairie 645 Human settlement in Reno County, Kansas, United States of America
Arlington 445 City in Reno County, Kansas, United States of America
Turon 370 Human settlement in Reno County, Kansas, United States of America
Castleton 279 Human settlement in Reno County, Kansas, United States of America
Partridge 242 Human settlement in Reno County, Kansas, United States of America
Huntsville 113 Human settlement in United States of America
Plevna 98 Township in Reno County, Kansas
Abbyville 86 City in Reno County, Kansas, United States
Willowbrook 85 Human settlement in Reno County, Kansas, United States of America