The City of Dighton had a population of 1,019 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Dighton is located at latitude 38.4811 and longitude -100.4664 in Lane County. The formal boundaries for the City of Dighton (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.88 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Lane County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 2,766 feet.
The City of Dighton (GNIS ID: 2394534) 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.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Dighton 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 Dighton: Watson.
|Population in Households||1,016|
|Population in Familes||791|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||3|
|Average Household Size||2.02|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||615 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||388 (63.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||116 (18.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||111 (18.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$71,303|
|Average Home Value||$104,134|
|Median Household Income||$49,391|
|Average Household Income||$57,972|
|Per Capita Income||$27,917|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.9%|
|Per Capita Income||2.35%|
The table below compares Dighton 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.
|Total Population||# 201||70th|
|Population Density1||# 203||70th|
|Diversity Index2||# 293||56th|
|Median Household Income||# 312||54th|
|Per Capita Income||# 149||78th|
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