Finney County KS Information


Finney County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 37,494
Population in Households 36,946
Population in Familes 31,423
Population in Group Qrtrs 548
Population Density1 29
Diversity Index2 73


Total Households 12,737
Average Household Size 2.9
Family Households 9,146
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 13,588 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 7,908 (58.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,829 (35.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 851 ( 6.3%)
Median Home Value $125,610
Average Home Value $142,773


Median Household Income $50,348
Average Household Income $64,532
Per Capita Income $22,124
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.31% 0.33%
Households 0.48% 0.45%
Families 0.43% 0.41%
Median Household Income   2.33%
Per Capita Income   2.13%
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.


Finney County KS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Finney 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 # 13 89th
Population Density1 # 29 73rd
Diversity Index2 # 4 97th
Median Household Income # 33 70th
Per Capita Income # 91 14th

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