The City of Seneca had a population of 1,921 as of July 1, 2015. Seneca ranks in the lower quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Kansas. See peer rankings below.
The primary coordinate point for Seneca is located at latitude 39.8377 and longitude -96.0691 in Nemaha County. The formal boundaries for the City of Seneca (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.64 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Nemaha County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,142 feet.
The City of Seneca (GNIS ID: 485651) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves 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 Seneca 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 Seneca: Castle Rock.
|Population in Households||1,840|
|Population in Familes||1,433|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||81|
|Average Household Size||2.06|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||982 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||657 (66.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||237 (24.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||87 ( 8.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$81,612|
|Average Home Value||$124,811|
|Median Household Income||$50,443|
|Average Household Income||$65,110|
|Per Capita Income||$29,595|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.27%|
|Per Capita Income||3.04%|
The table below compares Seneca 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.
|Total Population||# 130||81st|
|Population Density1||# 200||70th|
|Diversity Index2||# 637||6th|
|Median Household Income||# 271||60th|
|Per Capita Income||# 75||89th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Kansas Census Data Comparison Tool.