The City of Valley Center had a population of 7,392 as of July 1, 2017.
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, 2017.
|Population in Households||7,390|
|Population in Familes||6,474|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||2|
|Average Household Size||2.78|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||2,709 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,096 (77.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||565 (20.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||47 ( 1.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$137,768|
|Average Home Value||$169,099|
|Median Household Income||$60,903|
|Average Household Income||$76,233|
|Per Capita Income||$27,491|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.99%|
|Per Capita Income||2.71%|
The table below compares Valley Center to the other 671 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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.
|Total Population||# 48||93rd|
|Population Density1||# 241||64th|
|Diversity Index2||# 177||74th|
|Median Household Income||# 88||87th|
|Per Capita Income||# 244||64th|
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