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McFarland, Kansas - Basic Facts

The City of McFarland is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Wabaunsee County at latitude 39.0547 and longitude -96.238. Wabaunsee County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,020 feet.

The formal official name is the City of McFarland, but most people and references simply refer to it as McFarland, Kansas.

The P1 Census Class Code for McFarland indicates a populated place that is also an incorporated place with the same name and the same census code. The Incorporated Place has a Functional Status Code "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The formal boundaries for the City of McFarland (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.19 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles.

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McFarland, KS Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 265
Population in Households 265
Population in Familes 228
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 1,471
Diversity Index2 18


Total Households 114
Average Household Size 2.32
Family Households 85
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 130 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 94 (72.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 20 (15.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 16 (12.3%)
Median Home Value $95,690
Average Home Value $162,368


Median Household Income $55,201
Average Household Income $62,805
Per Capita Income $23,630
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.82% 0.82%
Households 0.84% 0.69%
Families 5.39% 0.7%
Median Household Income   2.22%
Per Capita Income   2.42%
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.


McFarland, KS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares McFarland to the other 671 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Kansas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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 # 387 42nd
Population Density1 # 124 82nd
Diversity Index2 # 269 60th
Median Household Income # 112 83rd
Per Capita Income # 320 52nd

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