Labette County KS Information


Labette County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 21,014
Population in Households 20,534
Population in Familes 16,343
Population in Group Qrtrs 480
Population Density2 33
Diversity Index3 30


Median Household Income $41,411
Average Household Income $53,049
Per Capita Income $21,855


Total Housing Units 10,064 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,955 (59.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,577 (25.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,532 (15.2%)
Median Home Value $82,250
Average Home Value $111,868


Total Households 8,532
Average Household Size 2.41
Family Households 5,483
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 -0.34% -0.6%
Households -0.4% -0.66%
Families -0.54% -0.75%
Median Household Income   0.69%
Per Capita Income   1.43%


Labette County KS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Labette 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 # 28 74th
Population Density # 23 79th
Diversity Index # 40 63rd
Median Household Income # 94 11th
Per Capita Income # 98 8th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Kansas Census Data Comparison Tool.