Nortonville, KS Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Nortonville, Kansas - Basic Facts

The City of Nortonville had a population of 717 as of July 1, 2016. Nortonville ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and the lower quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Kansas. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Nortonville is located at latitude 39.4154 and longitude -95.33 in Jefferson County. The formal boundaries for the City of Nortonville (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.44 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Jefferson County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,161 feet.

The City of Nortonville (GNIS ID: 2395272) 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 Nortonville is located within Township of Norton, a minor civil division (MCD) of Jefferson County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Nortonville population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

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


Total Population 717
Population in Households 697
Population in Familes 609
Population in Group Qrtrs 20
Population Density1 1,643
Diversity Index2 11


Total Households 264
Average Household Size 2.64
Family Households 194
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 298 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 212 (71.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 51 (17.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 34 (11.4%)
Median Home Value $95,000
Average Home Value $120,188


Median Household Income $54,297
Average Household Income $63,230
Per Capita Income $24,370
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.91% 1.3%
Households 2.09% 1.4%
Families 1.66% 1.4%
Median Household Income   1.24%
Per Capita Income   1.76%
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.

Nortonville, KS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Nortonville 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 # 249 63rd
Population Density1 # 87 87th
Diversity Index2 # 527 21st
Median Household Income # 175 74th
Per Capita Income # 377 44th

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