The City of Blue Rapids had a population of 953 as of July 1, 2017.
The primary coordinate point for Blue Rapids is located at latitude 39.6784 and longitude -96.6589 in Marshall County. The formal boundaries for the City of Blue Rapids (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.99 sq. miles and a water area of 0.02 sq. miles. Marshall County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,155 feet.
The City of Blue Rapids (GNIS ID: 2394205) 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 Blue Rapids population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
|Daytime Population: Workers||235|
|Daytime Population: Residents||601|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||836|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||0.88|
|Population in Households||918|
|Population in Familes||739|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||35|
|Median Household Income||$37,901|
|Average Household Income||$47,978|
|Per Capita Income||$19,800|
|Total Housing Units||441 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||303 (68.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||86 (19.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||52 (11.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$71,842|
|Average Home Value||$109,488|
|Average Household Size||2.36|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.53%|
|Per Capita Income||2.41%|
The table below compares Blue Rapids to the other 671 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Kansas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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||# 213||68th|
|Population Density||# 489||27th|
|Diversity Index||# 494||26th|
|Median Household Income||# 605||10th|
|Per Capita Income||# 631||6th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Kansas Census Data Comparison Tool.