The City of Dighton had a population of 972 as of July 1, 2018.
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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Dighton: Watson.
|Population in Households||969|
|Population in Familes||753|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||3|
|Median Household Income||$51,644|
|Average Household Income||$65,826|
|Per Capita Income||$31,216|
|Total Housing Units||602 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||400 (66.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||73 (12.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||129 (21.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$73,889|
|Average Home Value||$132,331|
|Average Household Size||2.05|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.04%|
|Per Capita Income||2.25%|
The table below compares Dighton 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.
|Total Population||# 206||69th|
|Population Density||# 216||68th|
|Diversity Index||# 275||59th|
|Median Household Income||# 281||58th|
|Per Capita Income||# 91||87th|
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