Dickinson County KS Information


Dickinson County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 19,587
Population in Households 19,280
Population in Familes 15,818
Population in Group Qrtrs 307
Population Density1 23
Diversity Index2 21


Median Household Income $52,175
Average Household Income $63,555
Per Capita Income $26,058


Total Housing Units 8,972 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,637 (62.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,339 (26.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 996 (11.1%)
Median Home Value $135,113
Average Home Value $153,530


Total Households 7,976
Average Household Size 2.42
Family Households 5,337
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 -0.1% -0.54%
Households -0.15% -0.58%
Families -0.27% -0.66%
Median Household Income   0.89%
Per Capita Income   1.42%


Dickinson County KS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Dickinson 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 # 29 73rd
Population Density # 33 70th
Diversity Index # 66 38th
Median Household Income # 29 73rd
Per Capita Income # 53 50th

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