The City of Protection had a population of 515 as of July 1, 2017.
The primary coordinate point for Protection is located at latitude 37.2002 and longitude -99.481 in Comanche County. The formal boundaries for the City of Protection (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.95 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Comanche County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,850 feet.
The City of Protection (GNIS ID: 2396289) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Protection population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
|Daytime Population: Workers||220|
|Daytime Population: Residents||278|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||498|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||0.97|
|Population in Households||478|
|Population in Familes||383|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||37|
|Median Household Income||$45,564|
|Average Household Income||$56,585|
|Per Capita Income||$24,114|
|Total Housing Units||280 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||169 (60.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||45 (16.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||66 (23.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$46,429|
|Average Home Value||$71,746|
|Average Household Size||2.23|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.35%|
|Per Capita Income||2.77%|
The table below compares Protection to the other 671 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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.
|Total Population||# 296||56th|
|Population Density||# 456||32nd|
|Diversity Index||# 189||71st|
|Median Household Income||# 430||36th|
|Per Capita Income||# 472||30th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Kansas Census Data Comparison Tool.