Hays, Kansas

Current Temperature ° Population 20,754

Homefacts City Report

Schools

School Rating is Excellent
  • No High School Diploma: 5.6%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 58.4%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 36.2%

Crime Rate

15.34% Lower than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 123
  • Violent Crimes: 316
  • Robbery: 9
  • Burglary: 420
  • Property Crime: 2
  • Larceny Theft: 1

Registered Offenders

46.30% Higher than national avg.
  • 62 offenders in Hays
  • 29.87 offenders/10,000 residents

Real Estate

Median List Price $0
  • Median Sales Price: $0
  • Foreclosures: 0
  • Homes For Sale: 98
  • Homes For Rent: 0

Environmental Hazards

172 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 1
  • Registered Polluters: 5
  • Superfunds: 9
  • Tanks & Spills: 157

Unemployment

Low 2.0%
  • Kansas unemployment average: 3.0%
  • National unemployment average: 4.1%

Schools view all

6 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 6 K-12 public schools in Hays, KS and 3 private schools. Homefacts rates Hays's schools as Excellent, with an overall A rating.

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Crime view details

62 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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Real Estate Overview

Average Listing Price
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Median Sales Price
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Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    8.6%
  • Rented
    39.5%
  • Owned
    51.9%

98 Homes For Sale View All

$160,000
2020 East 8th Street
Hays, KS 67601
-- Beds | -- Baths
$90,000
4890 General Hays Road
Hays, KS 67601
-- Beds | -- Baths
$599,000
0 West 48th Street
Hays, KS 67601
-- Beds | -- Baths
$90,000
4940 General Hays Road
Hays, KS 67601
-- Beds | -- Baths

Foreclosure Status Distribution

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

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66 Building Permits View All

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  • In 2014, the city of Hays, KS issued 66 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 66 permits, 42 were issued for single family homes and 24 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Hays, KS issued 74 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 74 permits, 40 were issued for single family homes and 34 were issued for multi-family homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $519
  • 1 Bedroom: $566
  • 2 Bedrooms: $701
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,001
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,128

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Environmental Hazards

172 Environmental Hazards

Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (536/540)
    Hays, KS has 99.26% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 1 COUNTY
    Hays, KS is a red zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 5.45 Average
    Hays, KS is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Weather

Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 29.47°
  • February 32.9°
  • March 44.8°
  • April 53.35°
  • May 64.17°
  • June 76.26°
  • July 80.85°
  • August 77.3°
  • September 68.02°
  • October 54.57°
  • November 43.92°
  • December 28.17°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Hays, KS

Earthquakes
Hays, KS has a low risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
Hays, KS has no risk of hurricanes.
Hail
Hays, KS has a very high risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
Hays, KS has a very high risk of tornadoes.

Demographics view details

Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Hays, KS: $42,976

Unemployment

Unemployment in Hays is 2.0%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 3.0% and 4.1% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 39.00%
White Collar - 61.00%

Politics

State Representatives

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

City Representatives

  • Tim Huelskamp

Neighborhood Info

3 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

21 FCC Towers view all

2 Fire Stations view all

1 Hospital view all

1 Library view all

1 Police Station view all

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