The City of Howard had a population of 673 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Howard is located at latitude 37.4695 and longitude -96.2632 in Elk County. The formal boundaries for the City of Howard (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.7 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Elk County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,037 feet.
The City of Howard (GNIS ID: 2394429) 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 Howard population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Howard: Howard City.
|Population in Households||638|
|Population in Familes||489|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||35|
|Average Household Size||2.08|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||407 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||224 (55.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||82 (20.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||101 (24.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$44,643|
|Average Home Value||$75,222|
|Median Household Income||$31,292|
|Average Household Income||$42,996|
|Per Capita Income||$19,734|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.42%|
|Per Capita Income||1.25%|
The table below compares Howard 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||# 258||62nd|
|Population Density1||# 278||59th|
|Diversity Index2||# 231||66th|
|Median Household Income||# 659||2nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 611||9th|
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