The City of Valley Center had a population of 7,176 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Valley Center is located at latitude 37.8327 and longitude -97.365 in Sedgwick County. The formal boundaries for the City of Valley Center (see map below) encompass a land area of 7 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Sedgwick County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,345 feet.
The City of Valley Center (GNIS ID: 2397111) 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.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Valley Center population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
|Population in Households||7,174|
|Population in Familes||6,293|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||2|
|Average Household Size||2.77|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||2,678 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,017 (75.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||571 (21.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||90 ( 3.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$133,111|
|Average Home Value||$163,994|
|Median Household Income||$59,552|
|Average Household Income||$74,025|
|Per Capita Income||$26,743|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||3.36%|
|Per Capita Income||2.14%|
The table below compares Valley Center to the other 671 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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.
|Total Population||# 48||93rd|
|Population Density1||# 259||62nd|
|Diversity Index2||# 178||74th|
|Median Household Income||# 91||87th|
|Per Capita Income||# 219||68th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Kansas Census Data Comparison Tool.