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There are 41 USDA backed residential loans in Harper county with an average loan balance of $58,613. Over 80% of the loans helped first time home buyers. Borrowers were an average age of 38 years old. The typical appraised home value was around $59,587. On average the rural home size purchased with this loan was approximately 1,293 SqFt. Harper 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 Harper County is roughly 2,081 square kilometers. There are no geographical USDA loan restrictions in this county. The influence score for Harper County is 8. Look below for the interactive county level map illustration below for more details.

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*Anthony   •   *Attica   •   *Bluff City   •   Corwin   •   Crisfield   •   *Danville   •   Duquoin   •   *Freeport   •   *Harper   •   Hawk   •   Ruella   •   Runnymede   •   *Waldron

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 Harper County.

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Harper County, Kansas
USDA Boundary Details

Harper County is located in the southern region of the great state of Kansas. It was established on February 26, 1867, and later organized on August 20, 1873. The county was named in honor of Sergeant Marion Harper of the 2nd Kansas Cavalry, who died of wounds suffered during the American Civil War.

The early settlement of the area began in the 1870s with the influx of cattle ranchers and farmers attracted by the fertile land and available resources. One of the first settlements in Harper County was Harper City, founded in 1877. Later, more communities were created as the population grew.

The economy of Harper County was predominantly based on agriculture, with wheat being the primary crop. The farming industry was greatly aided by the construction of the Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway during the late 19th century, which enabled the farm products to be quickly transported to markets.

As for education, the first schools in Harper County were established during the 1870s, with the establishment of more schools as the population continued to grow.

One fun fact about Harper County is that it's home to the popular Anthony Downs and Harper County Fair, an annual event that features horse racing, rodeos, carnival rides, and various entertainment acts. This event attracts visitors from all over the region and serves as an important local cultural celebration.

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Featured Properties from USDA Loan Eligible Regions of Harper County
1315 NW 40 Ave
Harper, KS

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806 Ash St
Harper, KS

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223 S Lincoln Ave
Anthony, KS

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