Comanche County KS Information


Comanche County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 1,899
Daytime Population: Workers 904
Daytime Population: Residents 913
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,817
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.96
Population in Households 1,834
Population in Familes 1,454
Population in Group Qrtrs 65
Population Density2 2
Diversity Index3 19


Median Household Income $44,191
Average Household Income $60,692
Per Capita Income $26,628


Total Housing Units 1,055 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 626 (59.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 195 (18.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 234 (22.2%)
Median Home Value $52,244
Average Home Value $76,597


Total Households 821
Average Household Size 2.23
Family Households 513
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 0.06% -0.13%
Households -0.05% -0.2%
Families -0.19% -0.27%
Median Household Income   2.52%
Per Capita Income   3.21%


Comanche County KS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Comanche 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 # 101 5th
Population Density # 99 7th
Diversity Index # 72 32nd
Median Household Income # 81 24th
Per Capita Income # 49 54th

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