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Sharon Springs, Kansas - Basic Facts

The City of Sharon Springs had a population of 805 as of July 1, 2016.

The primary coordinate point for Sharon Springs is located at latitude 38.8944 and longitude -101.7512 in Wallace County. The formal boundaries for the City of Sharon Springs (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.9 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Wallace County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 3,474 feet.

The City of Sharon Springs (GNIS ID: 2395858) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The City of Sharon Springs is located within Township of Sharon Springs, a minor civil division (MCD) of Wallace County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Sharon Springs population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Sharon Springs: Eagel Tail, Eagle Tail.


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Sharon Springs, KS Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)

POPULATION

Total Population 805
Population in Households 788
Population in Familes 640
Population in Group Qrtrs 17
Population Density1 890
Diversity Index2 18
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 353
Average Household Size 2.23
Family Households 215
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 445 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 250 (56.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 103 (23.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 92 (20.7%)
Median Home Value $74,537
Average Home Value $84,800
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $37,032
Average Household Income $63,910
Per Capita Income $28,309
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.18% 0.57%
Households 1.23% 0.56%
Families 1.41% 0.64%
Median Household Income   0.2%
Per Capita Income   2.11%
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.

Sharon Springs, KS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Sharon Springs to the other 671 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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 # 236 65th
Population Density1 # 315 53rd
Diversity Index2 # 299 56th
Median Household Income # 600 11th
Per Capita Income # 133 80th

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