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Moline, Kansas - Basic Facts

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

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Elk County at latitude 37.3603 and longitude -96.3039. Elk County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,053 feet.

The formal boundaries for the City of Moline (see map) encompass a land area of 0.34 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Moline: Boston.

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Moline, KS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Moline 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 # 332 51st
Population Density1 # 201 70th
Diversity Index2 # 352 47th
Median Household Income # 661 2nd
Per Capita Income # 251 63rd

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


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


Total Population 402
Population in Households 402
Population in Familes 303
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 1,166
Diversity Index2 15


Total Households 192
Average Household Size 2.09
Family Households 114
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 236 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 148 (62.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 43 (18.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 44 (18.6%)
Median Home Value $92,021
Average Home Value $151,190


Median Household Income $31,133
Average Household Income $52,638
Per Capita Income $24,477
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 1.91% 0.3%
Households 1.93% 0.21%
Families 4.38% 0.17%
Median Household Income   3.75%
Per Capita Income   3.64%
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.

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