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  1. Public Schools
    C+
  2. Crime & Safety
    NG
  3. Housing
    B
  4. Nightlife
    B-
  5. Good for Families
    C+
  6. Diversity
    C+
  7. Jobs
    B
  8. Weather
    B
  9. Cost of Living
    A
  10. Health & Fitness
    C+
  11. Outdoor Activities
    C
  12. Commute
    C+
Thayer is a town in Kansas with a population of 609. Thayer is in Neosho County. Living in Thayer offers residents a suburban rural mix feel and most residents own their homes. Many families live in Thayer and residents tend to be conservative.

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$68,900
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$587
National
$949
Area Feel
Suburban Rural Mix
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    40%
  • Own
    60%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
NG
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    282.7
  • Murder
    6.1
  • Rape
    40.7
  • Robbery
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    500.1
  • Theft
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    284

Residents

Diversity
C+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    15%
  • 10-17 years
    9%
  • 18-24 years
    10%
  • 25-34 years
    19%
  • 35-44 years
    6%
  • 45-54 years
    12%
  • 55-64 years
    17%
  • 65+ years
    12%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    8%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    8%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    51%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    31%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    2%
    13%

Working in Thayer

Jobs
B
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$44,489
National
$55,322
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Thayer Reviews

3 reviews
Thayer is a small town that everyone knows everyone. This town also allows you to get connected with your community and get any help that you may need in school.
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Thayer is a safe place and everyone is nice, but focuses on their own life. Thayer is pretty, and it is a very nice place if you want a good steak shop.
I live in a small community.