Township Of West Plains KS Demographic Data and Boundary Map


Township Of West Plains, KS

The Township Of West Plains is a County Subdivision of Meade County. The subdivision has a T1 Census Class Code which indicates that the Township Of West Plains is an active county subdivision that is not coextensive with an incorporated place.

Also See: Meade County Data | Cities in Meade County | County Subdivisions in Meade County

Township Of West Plains Boundary Map


Township Of West Plains Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 1,287
Population in Households 1,287
Population in Familes 1,173
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 10
Diversity Index2 61


Total Households 427
Average Household Size 3.01
Family Households 342
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 500 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 317 (63.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 110 (22.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 73 (14.6%)
Median Home Value $86,691
Average Home Value $114,241


Median Household Income $51,607
Average Household Income $61,074
Per Capita Income $20,635
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.35% -0.5%
Households -0.41% -0.57%
Families -0.47% -0.59%
Median Household Income   1.21%
Per Capita Income   2.46%
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.