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LeRoy, Kansas - Basic Facts

LeRoy is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the City of LeRoy.

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Coffey County at latitude 38.0839 and longitude -95.6344. Coffey County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,004 feet.

The formal boundaries for the City of LeRoy (see map) encompass a land area of 0.82 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

Alternate Unofficial Names for LeRoy: Le Roy, Scottstown.

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


Total Population 561
Population in Households 561
Population in Familes 489
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 682
Diversity Index2 8


Total Households 231
Average Household Size 2.43
Family Households 173
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 269 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 192 (71.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 39 (14.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 38 (14.1%)
Median Home Value $94,672
Average Home Value $156,865


Median Household Income $51,610
Average Household Income $59,833
Per Capita Income $24,310
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.0% -0.32%
Households 0.1% -0.26%
Families 2.46% -0.35%
Median Household Income   2.3%
Per Capita Income   2.48%
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.


LeRoy, KS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares LeRoy 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 # 283 58th
Population Density1 # 395 41st
Diversity Index2 # 568 15th
Median Household Income # 220 67th
Per Capita Income # 266 61st

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