Dwight, KS Profile: Facts & Data


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Dwight, Kansas - Basic Facts

The City of Dwight had a population of 257 as of July 1, 2018.

The primary coordinate point for Dwight is located at latitude 38.8447 and longitude -96.5918 in Morris County. The formal boundaries for the City of Dwight (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.37 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Morris County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,503 feet.

The City of Dwight (GNIS ID: 2394583) 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 Dwight is located within Township 3, a minor civil division (MCD) of Morris County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Dwight: Damorris.

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


Total Population 257
Population in Households 257
Population in Familes 220
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 698
Diversity Index3 24


Median Household Income $55,406
Average Household Income $65,593
Per Capita Income $27,242


Total Housing Units 133 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 97 (72.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 14 (10.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 23 (17.3%)
Median Home Value $91,071
Average Home Value $136,856


Total Households 110
Average Household Size 2.34
Family Households 81
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 -0.69% -0.79%
Households -0.75% -0.74%
Families 0.3% -0.75%
Median Household Income   1.67%
Per Capita Income   1.57%

Dwight, KS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Dwight 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 394 42nd
Population Density # 381 43rd
Diversity Index # 180 73rd
Median Household Income # 169 75th
Per Capita Income # 233 65th

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