Ness City, KS Community Profile: Data

Ness City Local Links & Resources:
Hotels | Resources | ALL Ness City Content
Advertisement

Ness City, Kansas - Basic Facts

Ness City is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the City of Ness City.

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Ness County at latitude 38.4528 and longitude -99.9065. Ness County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 2,254 feet.

The formal boundaries for the City of Ness City (see map) encompass a land area of 1.02 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Ness City: Iowa.

Camera Icon Photos of the local Ness City, KS area

Also See: Ness City, KS ZIP Codes and ZIP Code Maps

Ness City, KS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Ness City to the other 671 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Kansas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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 # 159 76th
Population Density1 # 143 79th
Diversity Index2 # 123 82nd
Median Household Income # 111 84th
Per Capita Income # 51 93rd

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

Advertisement

Ness City, KS Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)

POPULATION

Total Population 1,409
Population in Households 1,371
Population in Familes 1,091
Population in Group Qrtrs 38
Population Density1 1,380
Diversity Index2 28
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 618
Average Household Size 2.22
Family Households 385
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 739 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 477 (64.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 141 (19.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 121 (16.4%)
Median Home Value $93,833
Average Home Value $158,090
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $55,240
Average Household Income $68,353
Per Capita Income $30,012
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.66% -0.49%
Households -0.64% -0.49%
Families -0.42% -0.58%
Median Household Income   2.27%
Per Capita Income   2.34%
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.

Information Updates

The Demographic Data for the 3,004 Kansas cities, towns, counties, ZIP Codes and Census Designated Places (CDPs) profiled in this gazetteer is updated annually. Last Update: July 1, 2014.

The ZIP Code maps and the data regarding the number of residential and business addresses in each ZIP Code are updated four times per year. Last Update: November 1, 2014.

The information on the 30,687 Kansas Physical, Cultural and Historic Features is updated six times per year. Last Update: December 2, 2014.

The School Attendance Zone Maps for 1,354 Kansas public schools are updated four times per year. Last Update: October 6, 2014.