Research & Analysis

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701 N 7th St, Suite 330

Kansas City, KS
66101
Mike Grimm Monday - Friday
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Community Survey Results

The Unified Government Research Division provides survey research for other Unified Government departments as well as various not-for-profit agencies in Wyandotte County. This page contains survey results from past surveys. Below is a list of surveys with a link to the summary data. Also provided is a description of the survey and the date that it was conducted.

 
Survey Year Description
Community Survey - administered by ETC Institute:

Final Report

Commission District Neighborhood Level Summary:  


Use the Commission District Reference Map to aid in analyzing neighborhood summary maps.

April
2018
County-wide survey undertaken by ETC Institute to gain knowledge of thoughts and feelings of random sample of Wyandotte County citizens. Input to be used for budget funding priorities. Commission district and neighborhood level summaries.
Community Survey - administered by ETC Institute:
 
Final Report

Commission District Neighborhood Level Summary:  


Use the Commission District Reference Maps to aid in analyzing neighborhood summary maps.

May 2016 County-wide survey undertaken by ETC Institute to gain knowledge of thoughts and feelings of random sample of Wyandotte County citizens. Input to be used for budget funding priorities. Commission district and neighborhood level summaries.
Community Survey - administered by ETC Institute: 
 
Final Report
February 2014 County-wide survey undertaken by ETC Institute to gain knowledge of thoughts and feelings of random sample of Wyandotte County citizens. Input to be used for budget funding priorities.
Budget Survey June 2012 A budget survey was conducted for the 2013 budget and was intended to be answered by Wyandotte County residents to get their viewpoints on the 2013 proposed budget.
Public Safety & Infrastructure Sales Tax Focus Group - Findings Report January 2010 The purpose of the focus groups was to gather input from residents about issues related to a sales tax for public safety and infrastructure that was being considered by the Unified Government.

(Conducted for the Unified Government by ETC Institute)
Community Survey: Kansas City, KS January 2008 Survey sent to randomly selected Kansas City, KS residents to gain an understanding on various issues such as fireworks sale and use, smoking ban, spending of additional revenues and a one-quarter cent sales tax for city services.
New Housing Survey: Kansas City, KS October 2006 Survey sent to all new residential single and multi-family addresses for which permits were issued between 2000 & 2005. The purpose of the survey was to understand why persons choose their new home.
Village West & The Legends Survey

ADDENDUM pertaining to WyCo/Non-WyCo residents and their working full or part-time.
October 2006 Survey of Village West and the Legends businesses with the goal of gaining information on positions and employees that work at the businesses.
Community Development (UG) Consolidated Plan Survey Summary: Graphs, Ques. 2 & 3 June 2005 Information from survey used to update the Unified Government's (5) Year Housing Plan which addresses the needs of the city's neighborhoods and housing units.
Local Business Survey Summary July 2003 The purpose of the survey was to understand how businesses in Wyandotte Co. might be affected by Kansas Speedway events, T-Bones baseball games and Village West shopping.
Wyandotte County Retail Survey Summary August 2002 The purpose of the survey was to understand retail shopping attitudes in Wyandotte Co. before development of the 400 acres (Village West) adjacent to the Kansas Speedway.
Citizen's Survey of Life in Wyandotte County September 2000 Survey undertaken by the Citizens Planning Committee (CPC) whcih is part of the WyCo Economic Development Council. The purpose of the survey was to gain insight into the thoughts of residents about living in the County.