Pawnee County KS Information


Pawnee County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 7,033
Population in Households 6,007
Population in Familes 4,666
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,026
Population Density1 9
Diversity Index2 33


Total Households 2,677
Average Household Size 2.24
Family Households 1,619
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 3,199 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,816 (56.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 861 (26.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 522 (16.3%)
Median Home Value $79,845
Average Home Value $110,697


Median Household Income $42,101
Average Household Income $57,698
Per Capita Income $23,620
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.14% 0.09%
Households 0.07% 0.04%
Families 0.0% 0.01%
Median Household Income   2.34%
Per Capita Income   1.66%
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.


Pawnee County KS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Pawnee 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 # 55 49th
Population Density1 # 52 52nd
Diversity Index2 # 38 65th
Median Household Income # 78 27th
Per Capita Income # 73 31st

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