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Edgerton, Kansas - Basic Facts

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

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Johnson County at latitude 38.7647 and longitude -95.008. Johnson County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,001 feet.

The formal boundaries for the City of Edgerton (see map) encompass a land area of 4.37 sq. miles and a water area of 0.05 sq. miles.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Edgerton: Lanesfield, Martinsburgh.

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


Total Population 1,732
Population in Households 1,732
Population in Familes 1,505
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 793
Diversity Index2 22


Total Households 618
Average Household Size 2.8
Family Households 467
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 674 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 502 (74.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 116 (17.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 56 ( 8.3%)
Median Home Value $138,993
Average Home Value $166,849


Median Household Income $59,247
Average Household Income $70,248
Per Capita Income $25,030
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.85% 1.15%
Households 1.06% 1.32%
Families 0.88% 1.25%
Median Household Income   2.41%
Per Capita Income   1.91%
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.


Edgerton, KS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Edgerton 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 # 142 79th
Population Density1 # 347 48th
Diversity Index2 # 194 71st
Median Household Income # 69 90th
Per Capita Income # 215 68th

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