Crawford County KS Information


Crawford County Subdivisions

Crawford County KS Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 39,827
Population in Households 38,054
Population in Familes 27,850
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,773
Population Density1 68
Diversity Index2 28


Total Households 15,882
Average Household Size 2.4
Family Households 9,338
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 18,048 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 9,465 (52.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 6,417 (35.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,166 (12.0%)
Median Home Value $94,821
Average Home Value $128,418


Median Household Income $37,454
Average Household Income $52,600
Per Capita Income $21,399
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.28% 0.16%
Households 0.16% 0.08%
Families 0.09% 0.03%
Median Household Income   1.83%
Per Capita Income   1.76%
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.


Crawford County KS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Crawford County to the other 105 counties and county equivalents 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 11 90th
Population Density1 # 10 91st
Diversity Index2 # 41 61st
Median Household Income # 102 4th
Per Capita Income # 98 8th

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