Also See: Paola, KS ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps
The City of Paola had a population of 5,917 as of July 1, 2021.
The primary coordinate point for Paola is located at latitude 38.5722 and longitude -94.8791 in Miami County. The formal boundaries for the City of Paola encompass a land area of 4.9 sq. miles and a water area of 0.42 sq. miles. Miami County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 915 feet.
The City of Paola 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 Paola: Paoli.
|Total Population||5,917 (100%)|
|Population in Households||5,647 (95.4%)|
|Population in Families||4,528 (76.5%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||270 ( 4.6%)|
|Median Household Income||$53,507|
|Average Household Income||$62,748|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||15%|
|Per Capita Income||$25,006|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||2,509 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,537 (61.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||790 (31.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||182 ( 7.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$196,107|
|Average Home Value||$236,792|
|Housing Affordability Index3||157|
|Average Household Size||2.43|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.18%|
|Per Capita Income||2.12%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.96%|
The table below compares Paola 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||# 57||92nd|
|Population Density||# 187||72nd|
|Median Household Income||# 385||43rd|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 199||30th|
|Per Capita Income||# 546||19th|
|Diversity Index||# 276||59th|
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