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Sharon is a city in Barber County.

The community name derives from Hebrew for "plain"
[NOTE: This is not the only community in Kansas named Sharon. For links to other places called Sharon, KS, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]

The latitude of Sharon is 37.248N. The longitude is -98.42W.

It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 1,457 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 202.


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Median household income
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$37,188
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Sharon demographic reports
Well-known residents have included:
· Martina McBride, singer

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Ancestry & family history

40% of Sharon residents report German ancestry, and 15% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Sharon ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Sharon was $12,759, compared with $21,587 nationally.

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9% of Sharon residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Median rent in Sharon, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $175.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $536.


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Libraries in Sharon include Sharon Wisner Library ... View libraries

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

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The average commute time for Sharon workers is 15 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

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