Leavenworth County KS Information


Leavenworth County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 79,424
Population in Households 72,983
Population in Familes 62,462
Population in Group Qrtrs 6,441
Population Density1 172
Diversity Index2 40


Total Households 27,477
Average Household Size 2.66
Family Households 20,002
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 29,738 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 18,211 (61.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 9,266 (31.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,261 ( 7.6%)
Median Home Value $191,811
Average Home Value $217,908


Median Household Income $63,273
Average Household Income $77,962
Per Capita Income $28,423
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.66% 0.69%
Households 0.61% 0.67%
Families 0.57% 0.64%
Median Household Income   3.49%
Per Capita Income   1.81%
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.


Leavenworth County KS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Leavenworth County to the other 105 counties and county equivalents 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 # 6 95th
Population Density1 # 6 95th
Diversity Index2 # 26 76th
Median Household Income # 2 99th
Per Capita Income # 11 90th

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