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Bucklin, Kansas - Basic Facts

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The City of Bucklin had a population of 829 as of July 1, 2016. Bucklin ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Kansas. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Bucklin is located at latitude 37.5486 and longitude -99.6344 in Ford County. The formal boundaries for the City of Bucklin (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.56 sq. miles and a water area of 0.03 sq. miles. Ford County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 2,405 feet.

The City of Bucklin (GNIS ID: 2393449) 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 Bucklin is located within Township of Bucklin, a minor civil division (MCD) of Ford County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Bucklin 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 Bucklin: Corbett, Corbitt.

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


Total Population 829
Population in Households 798
Population in Familes 683
Population in Group Qrtrs 31
Population Density1 1,472
Diversity Index2 23


Total Households 297
Average Household Size 2.69
Family Households 213
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 352 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 214 (60.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 83 (23.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 55 (15.6%)
Median Home Value $80,000
Average Home Value $106,425


Median Household Income $56,968
Average Household Income $69,588
Per Capita Income $26,039
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.69% 0.76%
Households 0.55% 0.73%
Families 0.69% 0.65%
Median Household Income   2.84%
Per Capita Income   2.51%
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.

Bucklin, KS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Bucklin 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 233 65th
Population Density1 # 122 82nd
Diversity Index2 # 199 70th
Median Household Income # 114 83rd
Per Capita Income # 265 61st

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