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Linwood, Kansas - Basic Facts

The City of Linwood had a population of 398 as of July 1, 2017.

The primary coordinate point for Linwood is located at latitude 39.0025 and longitude -95.0358 in Leavenworth County. The formal boundaries for the City of Linwood (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.71 sq. miles and a water area of 0.02 sq. miles. Leavenworth County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 804 feet.

The City of Linwood (GNIS ID: 2395727) 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.

The City of Linwood is located within Township of Sherman, a minor civil division (MCD) of Leavenworth County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Linwood 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 Linwood: Johnny Cake, Journey Cake, Stranger.

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


Total Population 398
Daytime Population: Workers 38
Daytime Population: Residents 228
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 266
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.67
Population in Households 398
Population in Familes 336
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 558
Diversity Index3 24


Median Household Income $60,619
Average Household Income $69,547
Per Capita Income $26,472


Total Housing Units 157 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 130 (82.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 18 (11.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 9 ( 5.7%)
Median Home Value $185,366
Average Home Value $248,654


Total Households 148
Average Household Size 2.69
Family Households 109
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 0.82% 0.74%
Households 0.87% 0.8%
Families 2.37% 0.72%
Median Household Income   3.42%
Per Capita Income   3.23%

Linwood, KS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Linwood 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 336 50th
Population Density # 450 33rd
Diversity Index # 186 73rd
Median Household Income # 89 87th
Per Capita Income # 303 55th

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