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Huron, Kansas - Basic Facts

The City of Huron is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Atchison County at latitude 39.6458 and longitude -95.3477. Atchison County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,165 feet.

The formal official name is the City of Huron, but most people and references simply refer to it as Huron, Kansas.

The P1 Census Class Code for Huron indicates a populated place that is also an incorporated place with the same name and the same census code. The Incorporated Place has a Functional Status Code "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The formal boundaries for the City of Huron (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.85 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

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Huron, KS Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 54
Population in Households 54
Population in Familes 45
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 63
Diversity Index2 7


Total Households 20
Average Household Size 2.7
Family Households 14
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 25 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 16 (64.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 4 (16.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 5 (20.0%)
Median Home Value $85,000
Average Home Value $116,667


Median Household Income $42,440
Average Household Income $49,934
Per Capita Income $19,704
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.0% -0.37%
Households 0.0% 0.0%
Families 1.76% 0.0%
Median Household Income   2.25%
Per Capita Income   2.68%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Huron, KS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Huron to the other 671 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Kansas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 627 7th
Population Density1 # 651 3rd
Diversity Index2 # 601 11th
Median Household Income # 444 34th
Per Capita Income # 586 13th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Kansas Census Data Comparison Tool.