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Walnut, Kansas - Basic Facts

The City of Walnut had a population of 208 as of July 1, 2017. Walnut ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Kansas. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Walnut is located at latitude 37.6004 and longitude -95.0751 in Crawford County. The formal boundaries for the City of Walnut (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.99 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Crawford County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 932 feet.

The City of Walnut (GNIS ID: 2397181) 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.

The City of Walnut is located within Township of Walnut, a minor civil division (MCD) of Crawford County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Walnut population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Walnut: Walnut Station.

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Walnut, KS Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 208
Daytime Population: Workers 34
Daytime Population: Residents 105
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 139
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.67
Population in Households 208
Population in Familes 177
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 211
Diversity Index3 11


Median Household Income $41,460
Average Household Income $48,339
Per Capita Income $18,732


Total Housing Units 108 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 67 (62.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 12 (11.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 29 (26.9%)
Median Home Value $72,368
Average Home Value $111,194


Total Households 79
Average Household Size 2.63
Family Households 56
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.77% -0.49%
Households -0.84% -0.77%
Families -0.24% -0.72%
Median Household Income   1.21%
Per Capita Income   1.8%

Walnut, KS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Walnut to the other 671 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Kansas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 429 37th
Population Density # 594 12th
Diversity Index # 529 20th
Median Household Income # 542 19th
Per Capita Income # 647 4th

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