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There are 93 USDA backed residential loans in Finney county with an average loan balance of $126,094. Over 86% of the loans helped first time home buyers. Borrowers were an average age of 36 years old. The typical appraised home value was around $126,201. On average the rural home size purchased with this loan was approximately 1,136 SqFt. Finney county applies the standard USDA income limits to determine loan eligibility. For a household of upto 4 people the income limit is $90,300. For a household of between 5 and 8 people the income limit is increased to $119,200.
The size of Finney County is roughly 3,371 square kilometers. There are no geographical USDA loan restrictions in this county. The influence score for Finney County is 7. Look below for the interactive county level map illustration below for more details.
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A USDA loan is a mortgage option available to eligible homebuyers that is sponsored by the United States Department of Agriculture to promote homeownership in rural communities. USDA Loans, sometimes called "RD Loans," offer 100% financing options on eligible rural properties. USDAProperties can help you find USDA properties in Finney County.
Finney County is located in the southwestern part of Kansas and was officially established on March 23, 1883, named in honor of David W. Finney, a Kansas lieutenant governor. The county was initially a part of the larger Sequoyah County, but its borders were redrawn until it attained its current status. The region is known for its agricultural richness, characterized by thriving farms and ranches throughout the county.
The city of Garden City is the county seat of Finney County, and it played a significant role in the county's development. Garden City was founded by James R. Fulton, L.W. Dighton, and W.D. Fulton in 1878. They named it Garden City after the original Garden of Eden, believing the area's land was similarly fertile.
One notable historical event in Finney County was the arrival of the Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway, which reached the county in 1879. This railroad connection contributed to the growth and development of the region by enabling the transport of agricultural products and boosting trade.
A fun fact about Finney County is that it is home to the world's largest outdoor concrete municipal swimming pool. Located in Garden City, "The Big Pool" covers approximately 100,000 square feet and can hold over 2 million gallons of water. The pool was constructed in 1922 and continues to be a popular attraction for residents and visitors alike.