Bronson, KS Population

By | June 30, 2019

Population: 346. Estimated population in 2021: 341 (-1.4% change)
Males: 172 (49.7%), Females: 174 (50.3%)

Bourbon County

Zip code: 66716

Median resident age: 39.2 years
Median household income: $26,806
Median house value: $22,800

Races in Bronson:

  • White Non-Hispanic (93.9%)
  • Black (2.3%)
  • American Indian (2.3%)
  • Hispanic (0.6%)
  • Two or more races (0.6%)

Ancestries: German (20.2%), Irish (20.2%), English (12.1%), United States (11.0%), French (4.6%), Norwegian (3.5%).

Elevation: 1065 feet

Land area: 0.4 square miles

Map of Bronson, KS

Population

For population 25 years and over in Bronson

  • High school or higher: 83.3%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 3.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.5%
  • Unemployed: 9.6%
  • Mean travel time to work: 25.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Bronson city

  • Never married: 13.9%
  • Now married: 63.3%
  • Separated: 0.8%
  • Widowed: 9.4%
  • Divorced: 12.7%

0.6% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: +1 (+0.3%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Bronson:

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Bronson:

  • JOPLIN REGIONAL (about 66 miles; JOPLIN, MO; Abbreviation: JLN)
  • FORBES FIELD (about 83 miles; TOPEKA, KS; Abbreviation: FOE)
  • CHARLES B. WHEELER DOWNTOWN (about 91 miles; KANSAS CITY, MO; Abbreviation: MKC)

Other public-use airports nearest to Bronson:

  • ALLEN COUNTY (about 22 miles; IOLA, KS; Abbreviation: K88)
  • FORT SCOTT MUNI (about 23 miles; FORT SCOTT, KS; Abbreviation: FSK)
  • GARNETT MUNI (about 28 miles; GARNETT, KS; Abbreviation: K68)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Bronson:

  • PITTSBURG STATE UNIVERSITY (about 43 miles; PITTSBURG, KS; Full-time enrollment: 5,566)
  • MISSOURI SOUTHERN STATE COLLEGE (about 68 miles; JOPLIN, MO; Full-time enrollment: 4,569)
  • UNIVERSITY OF KANSAS MAIN CAMPUS (about 74 miles; LAWRENCE, KS; Full-time enrollment: 22,506)
  • JOHNSON COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 76 miles; OVERLAND PARK, KS; Full-time enrollment: 8,857)
  • DEVRY INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY (about 82 miles; KANSAS CITY, MO; Full-time enrollment: 2,189)
  • METROPOLITAN COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 84 miles; LEES SUMMIT, MO; Full-time enrollment: 4,576)
  • UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI-KANSAS CITY (about 86 miles; KANSAS CITY, MO; Full-time enrollment: 8,830)

Libraries

Library in Bronson:

  • BRONSON PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $6,357; Location: 411 CLAY; 3,766 books; 100 audio materials; 78 video materials; 19 serial subscriptions)

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