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Whitewater, Kansas

Whitewater is a city located in Butler County, Kansas. As of the 2000 census, the city had a total population of 653.

Geography Whitewater is located at 37°57'47" North, 97°8'51" West (37.963178, -97.147435)1.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.9 km² (0.3 mi²). 0.9 km² (0.3 mi²) of it is land and none of it is covered by water.

Demographics As of the census of 2000, there are 653 people, 232 households, and 171 families residing in the city. The population density is 764.0/km² (1,976.0/mi²). There are 255 housing units at an average density of 298.4/km² (771.6/mi²). The racial makeup of the city is 96.78% White, 0.00% African American, 0.31% Native American, 0.15% Asian, 0.00% Pacific Islander, 0.15% from other races, and 2.60% from two or more races. 0.46% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There are 232 households out of which 36.6% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 62.5% are married couples living together, 8.2% have a female householder with no husband present, and 25.9% are non-families. 23.3% of all households are made up of individuals and 11.6% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.53 and the average family size is 2.99.

In the city the population is spread out with 24.3% under the age of 18, 5.5% from 18 to 24, 25.4% from 25 to 44, 20.8% from 45 to 64, and 23.9% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 41 years. For every 100 females there are 89.3 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 83.0 males.

The median income for a household in the city is $42,813, and the median income for a family is $43,984. Males have a median income of $33,958 versus $21,417 for females. The per capita income for the city is $20,078. 5.4% of the population and 3.3% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total people living in poverty, 5.0% are under the age of 18 and 4.2% are 65 or older.



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