Kismet, Kansas facts for kids
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|• Total||0.24 sq mi (0.61 km2)|
|• Land||0.24 sq mi (0.61 km2)|
|• Water||0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)|
|Elevation||2,779 ft (847 m)|
|• Density||1,420/sq mi (557/km2)|
|Time zone||UTC-6 (CST)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-5 (CDT)|
The first post office in Kismet was established in November 1888.
Kismet is located at United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.24 square miles (0.62 km2), all of it land.(37.205043, -100.701081). According to the
|U.S. Decennial Census|
As of the census of 2010, there were 459 people, 145 households, and 115 families residing in the city. The population density was 1,912.5 inhabitants per square mile (738.4/km2). There were 155 housing units at an average density of 645.8 per square mile (249.3/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 86.1% White, 0.7% African American, 1.5% Native American, 0.4% Asian, 9.4% from other races, and 2.0% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 35.5% of the population.
There were 145 households, of which 48.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 67.6% were married couples living together, 9.0% had a female householder with no husband present, 2.8% had a male householder with no wife present, and 20.7% were non-families. 19.3% of all households were made up of individuals, and 9% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 3.17 and the average family size was 3.64.
The median age in the city was 29.1 years. 37.9% of residents were under the age of 18; 7.2% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 26.6% were from 25 to 44; 18.2% were from 45 to 64; and 10.2% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 52.5% male and 47.5% female.
Kismet is a part of USD 483 Southwestern Heights. The district high school, Southwestern Heights, is located between Kismet and Plains. The Southwestern Heights High School mascot is Southwestern Heights Mustangs.
Kismet High School was closed through school unification. The Kismet High School mascot was Kismet Pirates.
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