Linn County KS Information


Linn County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 9,981
Population in Households 9,918
Population in Familes 8,188
Population in Group Qrtrs 63
Population Density1 17
Diversity Index2 14


Total Households 4,206
Average Household Size 2.36
Family Households 2,869
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 5,845 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,298 (56.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 908 (15.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,639 (28.0%)
Median Home Value $106,706
Average Home Value $154,533


Median Household Income $45,727
Average Household Income $58,176
Per Capita Income $24,656
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.53% 0.49%
Households 0.73% 0.62%
Families 0.67% 0.59%
Median Household Income   0.72%
Per Capita Income   1.5%
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.


Linn County KS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Linn 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 # 41 62nd
Population Density1 # 39 64th
Diversity Index2 # 86 18th
Median Household Income # 56 48th
Per Capita Income # 57 47th

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