Stevens County KS Information


Stevens County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 5,916
Population in Households 5,844
Population in Familes 5,116
Population in Group Qrtrs 72
Population Density1 8
Diversity Index2 62


Total Households 2,095
Average Household Size 2.79
Family Households 1,536
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 2,356 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,524 (64.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 571 (24.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 261 (11.1%)
Median Home Value $95,974
Average Home Value $127,871


Median Household Income $56,133
Average Household Income $66,346
Per Capita Income $23,633
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.53% 0.44%
Households 0.4% 0.35%
Families 0.36% 0.32%
Median Household Income   2.13%
Per Capita Income   2.03%
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.


Stevens County KS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Stevens 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 # 63 41st
Population Density1 # 58 45th
Diversity Index2 # 9 92nd
Median Household Income # 7 94th
Per Capita Income # 72 32nd

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