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Bloom is a township in Ford County, in the Dodge City metro area.
The community was named for Bloomsburgh, PA
[NOTE: This is not the only community in Kansas named Bloom. For links to other places called Bloom, KS, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]
The latitude of Bloom is 37.486N. The longitude is -99.895W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 2,582 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 113.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Bloom demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Ford County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 67865 ZIP code.
13% of Bloom residents report German ancestry, and 15% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Bloom ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Bloom was $14,670, compared with $21,587 nationally.
12% of Bloom residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Ford County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Bloom political report.
The average commute time for Bloom workers is 31 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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