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Horace, Kansas - Basic Facts

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

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Greeley County at latitude 38.4764 and longitude -101.7907. Greeley County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 3,642 feet.

The formal boundaries for the City of Horace (see map) encompass a land area of 0.25 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

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


Total Population 69
Population in Households 69
Population in Familes 61
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 277
Diversity Index2 39


Total Households 33
Average Household Size 2.09
Family Households 25
Average Family Size 2


Total Housing Units 48 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 23 (47.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 10 (20.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 15 (31.2%)
Median Home Value $96,429
Average Home Value $153,261


Median Household Income $56,250
Average Household Income $73,076
Per Capita Income $28,271
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.34% 0.57%
Households 0.0% 0.6%
Families 3.05% 0.79%
Median Household Income   4.3%
Per Capita Income   2.23%
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.


Horace, KS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Horace 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 # 604 10th
Population Density1 # 570 15th
Diversity Index2 # 77 89th
Median Household Income # 95 86th
Per Capita Income # 82 88th

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