Trego County KS Information


Trego County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 3,054
Population in Households 2,990
Population in Familes 2,371
Population in Group Qrtrs 64
Population Density1 3
Diversity Index2 11


Total Households 1,375
Average Household Size 2.17
Family Households 870
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,682 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,051 (62.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 324 (19.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 307 (18.3%)
Median Home Value $83,093
Average Home Value $96,051


Median Household Income $44,339
Average Household Income $55,733
Per Capita Income $25,331
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.28% -0.11%
Households 0.2% -0.16%
Families 0.11% -0.21%
Median Household Income   2.88%
Per Capita Income   1.88%
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.


Trego County KS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Trego 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 # 85 20th
Population Density1 # 87 17th
Diversity Index2 # 100 7th
Median Household Income # 65 39th
Per Capita Income # 50 53rd

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