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Denton, Kansas - Basic Facts

The City of Denton had a population of 142 as of July 1, 2019. Denton ranks in the lower quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Kansas. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Denton is located at latitude 39.7328 and longitude -95.2694 in Doniphan County. The formal boundaries for the City of Denton encompass a land area of 0.14 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Doniphan County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,076 feet.

The City of Denton (GNIS ID: 2394518) 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.

The City of Denton is located within Township of Union, a minor civil division (MCD) of Doniphan County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Denton: Dentonville.

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Denton, KS Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)

HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX

Denton, KS Housing Affordability Index is 0
State of Kansas Housing Affordability Index is 158
The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.

WEALTH INDEX

Denton, KS Wealth Index is 62
State of Kansas Wealth Index is 85
The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

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POPULATION

Total Population 142 (100%)
Population in Households 142 (100.0%)
Population in Families 115 (81.0%)
Population in Group Quarters1 0
Population Density 976
Diversity Index2 10
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $46,667
Average Household Income $63,760
Per Capita Income $26,097
Wealth Index4 62

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 74 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 47 (63.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 13 (17.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 13 (17.6%)
Median Home Value $73,750
Housing Affordability Index3 0
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 61
Average Household Size 2.33
Family Households 40
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. Group Quarters - a place where people live or stay in a group living arrangement. Includes college residents halls, nursing facilities, military barracks, and correctional facilities.
  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.
  3. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  4. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2019 2019-2024
Population -0.45% -0.43%
Households -0.35% -0.33%
Families -0.53% -0.51%
Median Household Income   2.76%
Per Capita Income   2.84%

Denton, KS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Denton to the other 671 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Kansas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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 # 500 26th
Population Density # 268 60th
Diversity Index # 582 13th
Median Household Income # 454 32nd
Per Capita Income # 353 48th

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