Goodland, KS Profile: Facts, Map & Data

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Goodland, Kansas - Basic Facts

The City of Goodland had a population of 4,423 as of July 1, 2015. Goodland ranks in the upper quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Kansas. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Goodland is located at latitude 39.3485 and longitude -101.7138 in Sherman County. The formal boundaries for the City of Goodland (see map below) encompass a land area of 4.48 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Sherman County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 3,681 feet.

The City of Goodland has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves 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 Goodland population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Goodland: Gandy, Sherman Center.

City of Goodland, KS Boundary Map

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Goodland, KS Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2015)

POPULATION

Total Population 4,423
Population in Households 4,321
Population in Familes 3,278
Population in Group Qrtrs 102
Population Density1 1,014
Diversity Index2 35
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 1,987
Average Household Size 2.17
Family Households 1,173
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 2,409 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,234 (51.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 752 (31.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 422 (17.5%)
Median Home Value $94,835
Average Home Value $133,327
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $40,539
Average Household Income $54,176
Per Capita Income $24,227
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.28% 0.05%
Households 0.02% 0.21%
Families 0.2% 0.15%
Median Household Income   4.4%
Per Capita Income   3.09%
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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Goodland, KS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Goodland to the other 671 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Kansas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 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 90th
Population Density1 # 265 61st
Diversity Index2 # 97 86th
Median Household Income # 495 26th
Per Capita Income # 284 58th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Kansas Census Data Comparison Tool.