Ness County

Ness County, Kansas

202 W Sycamore St
Ness City, KS 67560
Phone: (785) 798-2401
Fax: (785) 798-3829

In west-central KS, north of Dodge City; established Feb 26, 1867. Name Origin: For Noah V. Ness (?-1864), a corporal in the Kansas cavalry killed in the Civil War, and the only corporal to be so honored in KS

Area (sq mi):: 1075.00 (land 1074.75; water 0.26) Population per square mile: 2.80
Population 2005: 3,009 State rank: 89 Population change: 2000-20005 -12.90%; 1990-2000 -14.40% Population 2000: 3,454 (White 97.50%; Black or African American 0.10%; Hispanic or Latino 1.50%; Asian 0.10%; Other 1.60%). Foreign born: 0.90%. Median age: 43.90
Income 2000: per capita $17,787; median household $32,340; Population below poverty level: 8.70% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $26,316-$31,492
Unemployment (2004): 3.20% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.40% Median travel time to work: 16.10 minutes Working outside county of residence: 10.00%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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2011, TGRO acquired the Whitley leases in Ness County Kansas consisting of 400 acres.
Paramedics found the woman's skin was welded to the toilet seat after McFarren called the Ness County sheriff expressing concern for his girlfriend in February.
Ness County Sheriff Bryan Whipple said it appeared the 35-year-old woman's skin had grown around the seat.
In addition, the county with the greatest pull factor was Ness County, followed closely by Ellis County.
June 29, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- JBH Consulting Group & Southlake Resources Group announced today the Initial Production from its K&J (Parkerson) Well in Ness County, Kansas is 100 Barrels of Oil.
2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- JBH Consulting Group announced today that the Initial Production from its Maier Estate Well in Ness County, Kansas is 70 Barrels of Oil.
JBH is in the process of completing two other wells currently in Ness County, Kansas and Scott County, Kansas.
Other hospitals across the nation that have already verified meaningful use with the Prognosis EHR include: Anson General Hospital, Beacham Memorial Hospital, Bibb Medical Center, Faith Community Hospital, Hemphill County Hospital, Ness County Hospital, Parkview Hospital, Pemiscot Memorial Hospital, Stamford Memorial Hospital, Seymour Hospital, Stonewall Memorial Hospital and Throckmorton County Memorial Hospital.
HOUSTON, June 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Ness County Hospital recently began using the ChartAccess Comprehensive EHR, just four months after the critical access hospital selected the Prognosis Health Information Systems solution.
8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Ness County Hospital is moving its computerization initiatives forward at full speed.