Andale, Kansas facts for kids
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Location within Sedgwick County and Kansas
KDOT map of Sedgwick County (legend)
|• Total||0.57 sq mi (1.49 km2)|
|• Land||0.57 sq mi (1.49 km2)|
|• Water||0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)|
|Elevation||1,431 ft (436 m)|
|• Density||1,651/sq mi (631.5/km2)|
|Time zone||UTC-6 (CST)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-5 (CDT)|
|Area code||316, exchanges:444,445|
Andale is a city in Sedgwick County, Kansas, United States. As of the 2020 census, the population of the city was 941.
Andale was founded in the early 1880s. The city's name is an amalgamation of the surnames of two families of pioneer settlers, the Andersons and Dales.
Andale was a station and shipping point on the Missouri Pacific Railroad.
Andale is located at 37°47′28″N 97°37′45″W / 37.79111°N 97.62917°W (37.791221, -97.629156). According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.57 square miles (1.48 km2), all of it land.
|U.S. Decennial Census|
Andale is part of the Wichita, KS Metropolitan Statistical Area.
As of the census of 2010, there were 928 people, 290 households, and 236 families living in the city. The population density was 1,628.1 inhabitants per square mile (628.6/km2). There were 301 housing units at an average density of 528.1 per square mile (203.9/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 98.7% White, 0.2% from other races, and 1.1% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 2.3% of the population.
There were 290 households, of which 52.4% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 63.1% were married couples living together, 12.4% had a female householder with no husband present, 5.9% had a male householder with no wife present, and 18.6% were non-families. 17.2% of all households were made up of individuals, and 7.6% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 3.20 and the average family size was 3.67.
The median age in the city was 27.2 years. 38.7% of residents were under the age of 18; 8.8% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 25.6% were from 25 to 44; 18.9% were from 45 to 64; and 8.1% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 48.7% male and 51.3% female.
The community is served by Renwick USD 267 public school district. Andale has one high school and one elementary school. Andale High School is the home of the Andale Indians. The school colors are black and gold.
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