South Area 48 Poor
South Area Livability #73 ranked neighborhood in Wichita#73 ranked neighborhood in KansasRanks better than 2% of areas
A- South Area Amenities Some amenities close to this location
A- South Area Cost of Living Cost of living is 8% lower than Kansas
South Area
8119% less expensive than the US average
8911% less expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
South Area cost of living
F South Area Crime Total crime is 466% higher than Kansas
Total crime
14,842533% higher than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 7533% higher than the US average
Year-over-year crime
0%Year over year crime is similar
South Area crime
D- South Area Employment Household income is 11% lower than Kansas
Median household income
$47,53714% lower than the US average
Income per capita
$19,59834% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
5%2% higher than the US average
South Area employment
C- South Area Housing Home value is 50% lower than Kansas
Median home value
$68,12963% lower than the US average
Median rent price
$56540% lower than the US average
Home ownership
79%24% higher than the US average
South Area real estate or South Area rentals
F South Area Schools HS graduation rate is 14% lower than Kansas
High school grad. rates
74%10% lower than the US average
School test scores
21%56% lower than the US average
Student teacher ratio
n/a100% lower than the US average
South Area K-12 schools
F South Area User Ratings There are a total of 1 ratings in South Area
Overall user rating
9% 1 total ratings
User reviews rating
0% 0 total reviews
User surveys rating
9% 1 total surveys
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      South Area transportation information

      StatisticSouth AreaWichitaKansas
      Average one way commuten/a18min19min
      Workers who drive to work88.1%84.5%82.2%
      Workers who carpool7.6%8.6%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit0.0%0.7%0.5%
      Workers who bicycle0.0%0.3%0.3%
      Workers who walk1.1%1.4%2.4%
      Working from home1.9%3.1%4.2%

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      Monthly costs include: fuel, maintenance, tires, insurance, license fees, taxes, depreciation, and financing.
      Source: The South Area, Wichita, KS data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).