Sedgwick County KS Information


Sedgwick County Subdivisions

Sedgwick County KS Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 522,618
Daytime Population: Workers 260,266
Daytime Population: Residents 280,392
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 540,658
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.03
Population in Households 515,325
Population in Familes 417,282
Population in Group Qrtrs 7,293
Population Density2 524
Diversity Index3 57


Median Household Income $53,097
Average Household Income $71,387
Per Capita Income $27,620


Total Housing Units 218,629 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 128,478 (58.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 71,894 (32.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 18,257 ( 8.4%)
Median Home Value $133,317
Average Home Value $171,634


Total Households 200,372
Average Household Size 2.57
Family Households 130,285
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.66% 0.58%
Households 0.48% 0.5%
Families 0.36% 0.42%
Median Household Income   1.76%
Per Capita Income   2.39%


Sedgwick County KS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Sedgwick County to the other 105 counties and county equivalents in Kansas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 2 99th
Population Density # 3 98th
Diversity Index # 13 89th
Median Household Income # 23 79th
Per Capita Income # 30 72nd

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