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Spruce is a township in Bates County, in the Kansas City metro area.
The latitude of Spruce is 38.346N. The longitude is -94.123W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 860 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 288.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Spruce demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Bates County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 64788 ZIP code.
9% of Spruce residents report German ancestry, and 9% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Spruce ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Spruce was $14,372, compared with $21,587 nationally.
5% of Spruce residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Spruce, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $217. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $700.
Bates County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Spruce political report.
The average commute time for Spruce workers is 46 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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