Cheyenne County KS Information


Cheyenne County Subdivisions

Cheyenne County KS Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 2,673
Population in Households 2,624
Population in Familes 2,077
Population in Group Qrtrs 49
Population Density1 3
Diversity Index2 18


Median Household Income $47,534
Average Household Income $59,086
Per Capita Income $27,729


Total Housing Units 1,518 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,006 (66.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 239 (15.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 273 (18.0%)
Median Home Value $90,563
Average Home Value $114,935


Total Households 1,245
Average Household Size 2.11
Family Households 755
Average Family Size 3
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  2. 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 -0.24% -0.33%
Households -0.15% -0.27%
Families -0.29% -0.37%
Median Household Income   0.98%
Per Capita Income   1.54%


Cheyenne County KS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Cheyenne County to the other 105 counties and county equivalents in Kansas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 96 10th
Diversity Index # 76 29th
Median Household Income # 56 48th
Per Capita Income # 24 78th

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