Edwards County KS Information


Edwards County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 3,050
Daytime Population: Workers 1,252
Daytime Population: Residents 1,479
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 2,731
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.90
Population in Households 3,015
Population in Familes 2,456
Population in Group Qrtrs 35
Population Density2 5
Diversity Index3 49


Median Household Income $44,454
Average Household Income $64,145
Per Capita Income $27,555


Total Housing Units 1,665 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 985 (59.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 319 (19.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 361 (21.7%)
Median Home Value $64,469
Average Home Value $87,157


Total Households 1,304
Average Household Size 2.31
Family Households 848
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 0.06% -0.29%
Households 0.02% -0.32%
Families -0.1% -0.4%
Median Household Income   2.79%
Per Capita Income   3.47%


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, 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 # 84 21st
Population Density # 75 30th
Diversity Index # 17 85th
Median Household Income # 78 27th
Per Capita Income # 32 70th

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