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Allen, Kansas - Basic Facts

The City of Allen had a population of 194 as of July 1, 2015.

The primary coordinate point for Allen is located at latitude 38.6551 and longitude -96.1697 in Lyon County. The formal boundaries for the City of Allen (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.27 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Lyon County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,325 feet.

The City of Allen (GNIS ID: 2393921) 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 Allen population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Allen: Allen Station.

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Allen, KS Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2015)


Total Population 194
Population in Households 194
Population in Familes 166
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 711
Diversity Index2 14


Total Households 85
Average Household Size 2.28
Family Households 60
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 95 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 66 (69.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 19 (20.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 10 (10.5%)
Median Home Value $110,000
Average Home Value $138,281


Median Household Income $49,314
Average Household Income $56,789
Per Capita Income $22,808
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.76% 0.71%
Households 1.9% 0.7%
Families 5.19% 0.66%
Median Household Income   1.55%
Per Capita Income   2.5%
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.

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Allen, KS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Allen to the other 671 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Kansas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 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 # 438 35th
Population Density1 # 384 43rd
Diversity Index2 # 389 42nd
Median Household Income # 305 55th
Per Capita Income # 399 41st

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