Stanton County KS Information


Stanton County Subdivisions

Stanton County KS Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 2,183
Population in Households 2,136
Population in Familes 1,843
Population in Group Qrtrs 47
Population Density1 3
Diversity Index2 63


Total Households 807
Average Household Size 2.65
Family Households 578
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 990 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 586 (59.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 221 (22.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 183 (18.5%)
Median Home Value $91,080
Average Home Value $125,043


Median Household Income $51,277
Average Household Income $61,694
Per Capita Income $23,051
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.38% -0.25%
Households -0.35% -0.25%
Families -0.41% -0.28%
Median Household Income   1.62%
Per Capita Income   1.98%
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.


Stanton County KS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Stanton County to the other 105 counties and county equivalents 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 100 6th
Population Density1 # 90 15th
Diversity Index2 # 8 93rd
Median Household Income # 26 76th
Per Capita Income # 81 24th

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