Anderson County KS Information


Anderson County Subdivisions

Anderson County KS Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 8,026
Daytime Population: Workers 2,670
Daytime Population: Residents 4,140
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 6,810
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.85
Population in Households 7,923
Population in Familes 6,534
Population in Group Qrtrs 103
Population Density2 14
Diversity Index3 13


Median Household Income $50,569
Average Household Income $61,731
Per Capita Income $24,912


Total Housing Units 3,757 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,454 (65.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 766 (20.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 537 (14.3%)
Median Home Value $111,876
Average Home Value $149,277


Total Households 3,220
Average Household Size 2.46
Family Households 2,170
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.13% -0.32%
Households -0.17% -0.34%
Families -0.27% -0.4%
Median Household Income   1.46%
Per Capita Income   2.92%


Anderson County KS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Anderson County to the other 105 counties and county equivalents in Kansas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 48 55th
Population Density # 44 59th
Diversity Index # 93 12th
Median Household Income # 38 65th
Per Capita Income # 69 35th

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