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About St. John

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St. John is a part of Stafford County, located on 281 Highway between Great Bend and Pratt, and three miles north of Highway 50 between Hutchinson and Dodge City.  The city has a total area of 1.88 square miles.


Nearby Colleges and Universities

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Barton County Community College
Pratt County Community College
Hutchinson Community College
Dodge Community College

Fort Hays State University
Wichita State University


The median income for a household is $31,500 and the median income for a family is $41,761.  About 9.1% of the population is below the poverty line.

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Housing and Commercial Growth
Median Home Value $63,968
Total Housing Units - 684
Percent Home Ownership - 77%
Median Rent  - $438/month

Census Information

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As of the 2010 census, there were 1,295 people, 534 households, and 336 families residing in St. John. The racial makeup of the city was 92.4% White, 0.2% African American, 1.2% Native American, 0.8% Asian, 4.2% from other races, and 1.2% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 15.1% of the population.

The median age in the city was 42.7 years. 25.9% of residents were under the age of 18; 7.4% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 20.5% were from 25 to 44; 26.2% were from 45 to 64; and 19.9% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 49.4% male and 50.6% female.