The City of Protection had a population of 540 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Protection is located at latitude 37.2002 and longitude -99.481 in Comanche County. The formal boundaries for the City of Protection (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.95 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Comanche County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,850 feet.
The City of Protection (GNIS ID: 2396289) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Protection population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
|Population in Households||503|
|Population in Familes||404|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||37|
|Average Household Size||2.24|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||288 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||178 (61.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||47 (16.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||63 (21.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$48,626|
|Average Home Value||$74,718|
|Median Household Income||$42,035|
|Average Household Income||$53,072|
|Per Capita Income||$22,588|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.44%|
|Per Capita Income||1.52%|
The table below compares Protection to the other 671 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Kansas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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.
|Total Population||# 291||57th|
|Population Density1||# 447||34th|
|Diversity Index2||# 181||73rd|
|Median Household Income||# 470||30th|
|Per Capita Income||# 491||27th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Kansas Census Data Comparison Tool.