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Weskan, Kansas - Basic Facts

Weskan is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Weskan Census Designated Place.

It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Wallace County at latitude 38.8667 and longitude -101.9643. Wallace County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 3,852 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Weskan Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 2.64 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Weskan: Montero.

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Weskan, KS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Weskan 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 # 486 28th
Population Density1 # 654 3rd
Diversity Index2 # 107 84th
Median Household Income # 243 64th
Per Capita Income # 122 82nd

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

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

POPULATION

Total Population 153
Population in Households 153
Population in Familes 135
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 58
Diversity Index2 31
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 61
Average Household Size 2.51
Family Households 45
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 69 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 46 (66.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 14 (20.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 8 (11.6%)
Median Home Value $92,857
Average Home Value $135,795
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $51,119
Average Household Income $68,015
Per Capita Income $26,909
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -1.19% -0.13%
Households -0.76% -0.33%
Families -0.52% 0.0%
Median Household Income   2.07%
Per Capita Income   2.6%
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.

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