Gray County KS Information


Gray County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 6,287
Daytime Population: Workers 2,520
Daytime Population: Residents 3,488
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 6,008
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.96
Population in Households 6,209
Population in Familes 5,453
Population in Group Qrtrs 78
Population Density2 7
Diversity Index3 37


Median Household Income $57,119
Average Household Income $75,497
Per Capita Income $27,196


Total Housing Units 2,468 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,637 (66.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 616 (25.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 215 ( 8.7%)
Median Home Value $121,632
Average Home Value $152,260


Total Households 2,253
Average Household Size 2.76
Family Households 1,666
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 0.63% 0.71%
Households 0.63% 0.71%
Families 0.54% 0.66%
Median Household Income   2.28%
Per Capita Income   3.08%


Gray County KS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Gray 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 # 59 45th
Population Density # 62 42nd
Diversity Index # 31 71st
Median Household Income # 10 91st
Per Capita Income # 40 63rd

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