Chase County KS Information


Chase County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 2,684
Daytime Population: Workers 909
Daytime Population: Residents 1,275
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 2,184
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.81
Population in Households 2,539
Population in Familes 2,063
Population in Group Qrtrs 145
Population Density2 4
Diversity Index3 19


Median Household Income $41,707
Average Household Income $59,145
Per Capita Income $24,898


Total Housing Units 1,511 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 846 (56.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 256 (16.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 409 (27.1%)
Median Home Value $112,022
Average Home Value $146,277


Total Households 1,102
Average Household Size 2.3
Family Households 709
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 -0.53% -0.73%
Households -0.59% -0.77%
Families -0.7% -0.86%
Median Household Income   2.5%
Per Capita Income   2.77%


Chase County KS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Chase 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 # 91 14th
Population Density # 86 19th
Diversity Index # 71 33rd
Median Household Income # 95 10th
Per Capita Income # 70 34th

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