The City of Dighton had a population of 992 as of July 1, 2017.
The primary coordinate point for Dighton is located at latitude 38.4811 and longitude -100.4664 in Lane County. The formal boundaries for the City of Dighton (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.88 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Lane County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 2,766 feet.
The City of Dighton (GNIS ID: 2394534) 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.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Dighton population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Dighton: Watson.
|Daytime Population: Workers||510|
|Daytime Population: Residents||541|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||1,051|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||1.06|
|Population in Households||989|
|Population in Familes||767|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||3|
|Median Household Income||$50,442|
|Average Household Income||$63,877|
|Per Capita Income||$30,470|
|Total Housing Units||610 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||378 (62.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||109 (17.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||124 (20.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$70,313|
|Average Home Value||$113,426|
|Average Household Size||2.03|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.5%|
|Per Capita Income||3.45%|
The table below compares Dighton to the other 671 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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.
|Total Population||# 205||70th|
|Population Density||# 209||69th|
|Diversity Index||# 287||58th|
|Median Household Income||# 324||52nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 111||84th|
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