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County Name Barton
Population 27,103
Median Household Income $43,573
Average Annual Wage For County $36,915
Number of Online Job Postings 136 job openings
High Demand/High Wage Jobs Local Area 1 – West
Average Annual Employment 14,043
Unemployment Rate 4.0%
Adult Education Centers in proximity to this county Barton Community College
Hutchinson Community College
Hutchinson Community College - McPherson
Salina USD #305
Hutchinson Community College - Newton
High schools within this county Central Plains High School Claflin
Ellinwood High
Great Bend High School
Hoisington High
Nearest post-secondary institutions by county
— Undergraduate Enrollment
Barton Community College — 14,736
Fort Hays State University — 13,955
Hutchinson Community College — 8,914
Pratt Community College — 1,641
Salina Area Technical College — 923
North Central Kansas Technical College — 1,275
Dodge City Community College — 2,564
Wichita State University — 13,687
Cloud County Community College — 3,089
Wichita State University Campus Of Applied Sciences And Technology — 6,173