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"The Electric City"

Horton is a city in Brown County.

The community was named for Albert H. Horton, chief justice of the Kansas Supreme Court

The latitude of Horton is 39.660N. The longitude is -95.526W.

It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 1,093 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 1,883.


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Median household income
Local
$22,991
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Horton demographic reports
Horton is near the Kickapoo Indian Nation
Crime: The number of violent crimes recorded by the FBI in 2003 was 1. The number of murders and homicides was 0. The violent crime rate was 0.5 per 1,000 people.
Local festivals include:
  • Brown County Fair - July 10-13, 2007
Dates often change. Check Horton web sites and events links in the sections below.
Horton attractions: Casino
Historic sites and museums: Honnell House
Support for libraries: Local government funding for the local library system, in fiscal years 2001-2002, was below the national average. (See library links below.)

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Sections below provide additional information and links about Horton demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Brown 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 66439 ZIP code.

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Ancestry & family history

27% of Horton residents report German ancestry, and 15% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Horton ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Horton was $13,063, compared with $21,587 nationally.

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13% of Horton residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Median rent in Horton, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $234.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $547.


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Libraries in Horton include Horton Free Public Library ... View libraries

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Brown County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Horton political report.

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The average commute time for Horton workers is 20 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

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