Russell County KS Information

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Russell County Subdivisions

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

POPULATION

Total Population 7,175
Population in Households 7,086
Population in Familes 5,515
Population in Group Qrtrs 89
Population Density1 8
Diversity Index2 16
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 3,284
Average Household Size 2.16
Family Households 2,018
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 4,005 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,374 (59.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 910 (22.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 721 (18.0%)
Median Home Value $80,506
Average Home Value $103,149
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $41,111
Average Household Income $55,914
Per Capita Income $25,733
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.46% 0.47%
Households 0.55% 0.53%
Families 0.48% 0.48%
Median Household Income   2.27%
Per Capita Income   1.93%
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.

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Russell County KS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Russell 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 # 54 50th
Population Density1 # 59 46th
Diversity Index2 # 80 25th
Median Household Income # 85 20th
Per Capita Income # 43 60th

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