Kiowa County KS Information


Kiowa County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 2,603
Daytime Population: Workers 1,547
Daytime Population: Residents 1,177
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 2,724
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.05
Population in Households 2,454
Population in Familes 2,029
Population in Group Qrtrs 149
Population Density2 4
Diversity Index3 26


Median Household Income $44,733
Average Household Income $60,079
Per Capita Income $24,608


Total Housing Units 1,255 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 722 (57.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 316 (25.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 217 (17.3%)
Median Home Value $98,339
Average Home Value $152,701


Total Households 1,038
Average Household Size 2.36
Family Households 701
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 0.27% 0.13%
Households 0.32% 0.15%
Families 0.22% 0.09%
Median Household Income   2.29%
Per Capita Income   2.88%


Kiowa County KS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Kiowa 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 # 94 11th
Population Density # 85 20th
Diversity Index # 47 55th
Median Household Income # 75 30th
Per Capita Income # 75 30th

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