Baldwin City, Kansas

Population 4,473

Baldwin City is located in Douglas County, KS. The population is 4,473, making Baldwin City the 3rd largest city in Douglas County.

There are 4 public schools in Baldwin City with an average Homefacts rating of A-. The total crime rate for Baldwin City is low , and there are 12 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Baldwin City is moderate and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Baldwin City property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Baldwin City include Palmyra Township, Hayes Township and Willow Springs Township.

Baldwin City Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Excellent
  • No High School Diploma: 4.3%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 59.8%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 35.9%

Crime Rate

41.54% Lower than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 111
  • Violent Crimes: 223
  • Robbery: 0
  • Burglary: 111
  • Property Crime: 1
  • Larceny Theft: 1

Registered Offenders

41.39% Higher than national avg.
  • 12 offenders in Baldwin City
  • 26.83 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

20 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 0
  • Superfunds: 0
  • Tanks & Spills: 20


Moderate 3.1%
  • Kansas unemployment average: 3.1%
  • National unemployment average: 3.7%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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4 Public Schools view public schools

There are 4 K-12 public schools in Baldwin City, KS and 0 private schools. Homefacts rates Baldwin City's schools as Excellent, with an overall A- rating.

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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0 Former Drug Labs view all

  • Good news! No Drug lab found in Baldwin City, KS

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26 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Baldwin City, KS issued 26 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 26 permits, 2 were issued for single family homes and 24 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Baldwin City, KS issued 2 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $740
  • 1 Bedroom: $800
  • 2 Bedrooms: $990
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,410
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,650

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Environmental Hazards

20 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (214/214)
    Baldwin City, KS has 100% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 1 COUNTY
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  • UV Index HIGH 5.15 Average
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 27.6°
  • February 32.22°
  • March 45.48°
  • April 54.68°
  • May 64.8°
  • June 76.06°
  • July 78.72°
  • August 76.38°
  • September 66.93°
  • October 55.22°
  • November 44.55°
  • December 31.38°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Baldwin City, KS

Baldwin City, KS has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Baldwin City, KS has no risk of hurricanes.
Baldwin City, KS has a very high risk of hail storms.
Baldwin City, KS has a very high risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Baldwin City, KS: $51,640


Unemployment in Baldwin City is 3.1%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 3.1% and 3.7% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 40.22%
White Collar - 59.78%


State Representatives

  • Gov. Sam Brownback
  • Sen. Jerry Moran
  • Sen. Pat Roberts

City Representatives

  • Lynn Jenkins

Neighborhood Info

6 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

3 FCC Towers view all

0 Hospitals view all

  • No hospitals found in Baldwin City, KS

1 Library view all

1 Police Station view all

1 Retirement Home view all

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