Edwards County KS Information


Edwards County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 2,960
Population in Households 2,925
Population in Familes 2,390
Population in Group Qrtrs 35
Population Density2 5
Diversity Index3 48


Median Household Income $44,436
Average Household Income $60,302
Per Capita Income $25,905


Total Housing Units 1,636 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,006 (61.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 259 (15.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 371 (22.7%)
Median Home Value $67,857
Average Home Value $92,818


Total Households 1,265
Average Household Size 2.31
Family Households 821
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 -0.31% -0.72%
Households -0.35% -0.75%
Families -0.48% -0.84%
Median Household Income   1.72%
Per Capita Income   1.92%


Edwards County KS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Edwards 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 # 84 21st
Population Density # 75 30th
Diversity Index # 17 85th
Median Household Income # 76 29th
Per Capita Income # 55 49th

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