Portis, KS Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Portis, Kansas - Basic Facts

The City of Portis had a population of 103 as of July 1, 2015. Portis ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density and 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 Portis is located at latitude 39.5639 and longitude -98.6916 in Osborne County. The formal boundaries for the City of Portis (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.25 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Osborne County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,542 feet.

The City of Portis (GNIS ID: 2396258) 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.

The City of Portis is located within Township of Bethany, a minor civil division (MCD) of Osborne County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Portis 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 Portis: Bethany.

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


Total Population 103
Population in Households 97
Population in Familes 79
Population in Group Qrtrs 6
Population Density1 413
Diversity Index2 8


Total Households 50
Average Household Size 1.94
Family Households 33
Average Family Size 2


Total Housing Units 78 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 40 (51.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 10 (12.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 28 (35.9%)
Median Home Value $92,500
Average Home Value $137,179


Median Household Income $40,355
Average Household Income $51,970
Per Capita Income $22,379
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.0% 0.0%
Households 0.0% 0.4%
Families 2.49% 0.0%
Median Household Income   2.8%
Per Capita Income   2.69%
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.


Portis, KS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Portis 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 # 543 19th
Population Density1 # 518 23rd
Diversity Index2 # 604 10th
Median Household Income # 501 25th
Per Capita Income # 438 35th

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