The Wakarusa Census Designated Place had a population of 271 as of July 1, 2016. Wakarusa ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Kansas. See peer rankings below.
The primary coordinate point for Wakarusa is located at latitude 38.8939 and longitude -95.705 in Shawnee County. The formal boundaries for the Wakarusa Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 4.97 sq. miles and a water area of 0.03 sq. miles. Shawnee County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 951 feet.
The Wakarusa Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2629183) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Wakarusa population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Wakarusa: Williamsport.
|Population in Households||271|
|Population in Familes||235|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.3|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||120 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||106 (88.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||12 ( 10.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||2 ( 1.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$200,000|
|Average Home Value||$252,163|
|Median Household Income||$61,560|
|Average Household Income||$86,418|
|Per Capita Income||$34,607|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.89%|
|Per Capita Income||2.26%|
The table below compares Wakarusa 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||# 388||42nd|
|Population Density1||# 654||3rd|
|Diversity Index2||# 415||38th|
|Median Household Income||# 65||90th|
|Per Capita Income||# 35||95th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Kansas Census Data Comparison Tool.