Enterprise

Enterprise is located 3 miles south of I-70 on Highway 43 along the Smokey Hill River, just 25 minutes from Junction City and only 1 hour from Topeka. Enterprise offers friendly Midwest living with a low crime rate, affordable housing, modern public and private schools, city parks, and a swimming pool, making Enterprise an appealing choice for families to live. 

The community's rich history includes being the home of the first public school kindergarten in the state of Kansas and in January of 1901 female temperance leader Carrie Nation came to town and smashed a local saloon.

Enterprise is home to many business including manufacturers, service businesses, restaurants, and several banks. Building sites and commericial properties offer opportunities for entrepreneurs looking for business locations, and the town's proximity to both smaller and larger towns provide empoloyers with quality work force options.

 

Enterprise

Population

Total Population

940

Population
Growth Rate

1.03%

Median Age

38

Diversity Index

24.900

Housing & Income

Households

328

Total Housing Units

380


Owner Occupied

252

Renter Occupied

76

Vacant

52

Median Home Value

$82,759


Average Home Value

$94,841

Income
Growth Rate

Median
Household Income

1.19%


Per Capita Income

1.53%

Income Projection

Median Household

$46,234 $48,446


Average Household

$58,031 $62,374


Per Capita

$21,282 $22,958

Workforce

Total Businesses

15

Total Employed

162

Workers 16+

446

AG/Forestry/Fish/Hunting

Businesses

1

Employed

3

Mining

Businesses

0

Employed

0

Utilities

Businesses

0

Employed

0

Construction

Businesses

1

Employed

3

Manufacturing

Businesses

1

Employed

20

Wholesale Trade

Businesses

0

Employed

0

Some
High School

50

Graduated
High School

200

Associates
Degree

57

Bachelor's
Degree

57

Graduate
Degree

33

Average Commute Time

28 min.



Resident Commuters

258

Non-Resident Commuters

186

Drive Alone

349

Carpooled

50

Public

0

Work At Home

5