Scott County KS Information

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Scott County Subdivisions

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

POPULATION

Total Population 5,138
Population in Households 5,033
Population in Familes 4,185
Population in Group Qrtrs 105
Population Density1 7
Diversity Index2 47
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 2,076
Average Household Size 2.42
Family Households 1,412
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 2,258 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,478 (65.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 598 (26.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 182 ( 8.1%)
Median Home Value $129,545
Average Home Value $177,791
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $51,813
Average Household Income $72,175
Per Capita Income $29,394
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.64% 0.8%
Households 0.74% 0.86%
Families 0.69% 0.82%
Median Household Income   2.45%
Per Capita Income   1.97%
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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Scott County KS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Scott 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 # 69 35th
Population Density1 # 63 41st
Diversity Index2 # 18 84th
Median Household Income # 20 82nd
Per Capita Income # 8 93rd

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