Valley Falls, KS Profile: Facts & Data


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Valley Falls, Kansas - Basic Facts

The City of Valley Falls had a population of 1,163 as of July 1, 2018. Valley Falls ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and 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 Valley Falls is located at latitude 39.3393 and longitude -95.4612 in Jefferson County. The formal boundaries for the City of Valley Falls (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.77 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Jefferson County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 942 feet.

The City of Valley Falls (GNIS ID: 2397112) 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 Valley Falls is located within Township of Delaware, a minor civil division (MCD) of Jefferson County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Valley Falls: Grass Hopper Falls, Grasshopper Falls, Sautrell Falls, Sautrelle Falls.

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Valley Falls, KS Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 1,163
Population in Households 1,094
Population in Familes 933
Population in Group Qrtrs 69
Population Density2 1,517
Diversity Index3 11


Median Household Income $48,346
Average Household Income $60,721
Per Capita Income $24,042


Total Housing Units 518 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 320 (61.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 116 (22.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 82 (15.8%)
Median Home Value $120,690
Average Home Value $168,594


Total Households 436
Average Household Size 2.51
Family Households 311
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population -0.3% -0.12%
Households -0.22% -0.09%
Families 0.85% -0.13%
Median Household Income   3.67%
Per Capita Income   3.87%

Valley Falls, KS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Valley Falls to the other 671 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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 # 183 73rd
Population Density # 105 85th
Diversity Index # 544 20th
Median Household Income # 366 46th
Per Capita Income # 451 33rd

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