Also See: Oswego, KS ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps
The City of Oswego had a population of 1,554 as of July 1, 2021.
The primary coordinate point for Oswego is located at latitude 37.1676 and longitude -95.11 in Labette County. The formal boundaries for the City of Oswego encompass a land area of 2.29 sq. miles and a water area of 0.05 sq. miles. Labette County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 912 feet.
The City of Oswego has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Oswego: Little Town, White Hairs Village.
|Total Population||1,554 (100%)|
|Population in Households||1,487 (95.7%)|
|Population in Families||1,170 (75.3%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||67 ( 4.3%)|
|Median Household Income||$43,661|
|Average Household Income||$58,657|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||6%|
|Per Capita Income||$24,239|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||805 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||466 (57.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||183 (22.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||155 (19.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$66,216|
|Average Home Value||$143,723|
|Housing Affordability Index3||334|
|Average Household Size||2.29|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.55%|
|Per Capita Income||1.84%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-1.01%|
The table below compares Oswego to the other 672 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Kansas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2021 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.
|Total Population||# 151||78th|
|Population Density||# 401||40th|
|Median Household Income||# 593||12th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 529||79th|
|Per Capita Income||# 570||15th|
|Diversity Index||# 256||61st|
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