McPherson County KS Information


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  1. McPherson County 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates forMcPherson County (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
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  3. Kansas Data Comparison Tool - 2018 Demographics

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


Total Population 29,805
Population in Households 28,880
Population in Familes 23,830
Population in Group Qrtrs 925
Population Density2 33
Diversity Index3 20


Median Household Income $54,226
Average Household Income $68,414
Per Capita Income $27,861


Total Housing Units 13,138 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 8,672 (66.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,279 (25.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,187 ( 9.0%)
Median Home Value $146,125
Average Home Value $165,737


Total Households 11,951
Average Household Size 2.42
Family Households 8,009
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.26% -0.02%
Households 0.21% -0.06%
Families 0.09% -0.14%
Median Household Income   0.94%
Per Capita Income   1.45%


McPherson County KS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares McPherson 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 # 20 82nd
Population Density # 22 80th
Diversity Index # 70 34th
Median Household Income # 17 85th
Per Capita Income # 20 82nd

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