Doniphan County KS Information


Doniphan County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 8,009
Daytime Population: Workers 2,617
Daytime Population: Residents 4,187
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 6,804
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.85
Population in Households 7,582
Population in Familes 6,120
Population in Group Qrtrs 427
Population Density2 20
Diversity Index3 21


Median Household Income $48,350
Average Household Income $59,831
Per Capita Income $24,452


Total Housing Units 3,656 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,304 (63.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 862 (23.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 490 (13.4%)
Median Home Value $91,429
Average Home Value $138,498


Total Households 3,166
Average Household Size 2.39
Family Households 2,082
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 0.11% -0.02%
Households 0.13% -0.01%
Families 0.01% -0.1%
Median Household Income   2.35%
Per Capita Income   3.32%


Doniphan County KS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Doniphan 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 # 49 54th
Population Density # 36 68th
Diversity Index # 63 41st
Median Household Income # 56 48th
Per Capita Income # 78 27th

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