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The economy of Shawnee, KS employs 34,585 people. The economy of Shawnee, KS is specialized in Finance & Insurance; Wholesale trade; and Professional, Scientific, Tech Services, which employ respectively 1.56; 1.49; and 1.48 times more people than what would be expected in a location of this size. The largest industries in Shawnee, KS are Healthcare & Social Assistance (4,537), Retail trade (4,193), and Professional, Scientific, Tech Services (3,655), and the highest paying industries are Utilities ($76,250), Professional, Scientific, Tech Services ($65,706), and Finance & Insurance ($57,672).

Median household income in Shawnee, KS is $79,048. Males in Shawnee, KS have an average income that is 1.27 times higher than the average income of females, which is $58,699. The income inequality of Shawnee, KS (measured using the Gini index) is 0.458 which is lower than the national average.


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Insurance and Medicare coverage combined with state and county level health and safety statistics for Shawnee, KS. In Johnson County, KS the age groups most likely to have health care coverage are 6-17 and 6-17, men and women, respectively. The location has a 1 to 119 primary care clinician to patient ratio and a Medicare reimbursement average per patient per year of $9,731. Wyandotte County, KS has the highest prevalence of homicides of any county in Kansas.


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The closest comparable data for the census place of Shawnee, KS is from the county of Johnson County, KS.

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Shawnee, KS is home to a population of 64,444 people, from which 97.5% are citizens. The ethnic composition of the population of Shawnee, KS is composed of 52,001 White residents (80.7%), 4,476 Hispanic residents (6.95%), 2,985 Black residents (4.63%), 2,498 Two+ residents (3.88%), and 2,163 Asian residents (3.36%). The most common foreign languages in Shawnee, KS are Spanish (2,255 speakers), African Languages (408 speakers), and Chinese (329 speakers), but compared to other places, Shawnee, KS has a relative high number of Hungarian (53 speakers), African Languages (408 speakers), and Other Native North American (58 speakers).


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In 2015 universities in Shawnee, KS awarded 34 degrees. The student population of Shawnee, KS is skewed away from females, with 24 male students and 10 female students. Most students in Shawnee, KS are White (12 and 35.3%), followed by Black or African American (4 and 11.8%), Hispanic or Latino (1 and 2.94%), and Two or more races (0 and N/A). The largest universities in Shawnee, KS by number of graduates are Central Baptist Theological Seminary (34 and 100%), N/A (N/A and N/A), and N/A (N/A and N/A). The most popular majors in Shawnee, KS are Divinity & Ministry (18 and 52.9%), Theological Studies (2 and 5.88%), and N/A (N/A and N/A). The median tuition costs in Shawnee, KS are N/A for private four year colleges, and $8,640 and $8,640 respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.



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The median property value in Shawnee, KS is $203,200, which is 0.99 times smaller than the national average of $205,000. Between 2015 and 2016 the median property value increased from $199,100 to $203,200, a 2.06% increase. The homeownership rate of Shawnee, KS is 72%, which is higher than the national average of 63.6%. People in Shawnee, KS have an average commute time of 20.5 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in Shawnee, KS is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.


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