Montgomery County KS Information


Montgomery County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 34,855
Population in Households 33,743
Population in Familes 26,980
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,112
Population Density1 54
Diversity Index2 41


Total Households 14,026
Average Household Size 2.41
Family Households 9,147
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 16,497 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 9,575 (58.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,451 (27.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,471 (15.0%)
Median Home Value $80,186
Average Home Value $114,791


Median Household Income $40,786
Average Household Income $53,780
Per Capita Income $22,083
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.28% -0.42%
Households -0.4% -0.51%
Families -0.46% -0.55%
Median Household Income   2.6%
Per Capita Income   1.96%
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.


Montgomery County KS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Montgomery 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 # 17 85th
Population Density1 # 13 89th
Diversity Index2 # 25 77th
Median Household Income # 86 19th
Per Capita Income # 92 13th

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