Lyndon, KS Profile: Facts & Data


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Lyndon, Kansas - Basic Facts

The City of Lyndon had a population of 1,031 as of July 1, 2018. Lyndon ranks in the lower quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Kansas. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Lyndon is located at latitude 38.6118 and longitude -95.6846 in Osage County. The formal boundaries for the City of Lyndon (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.85 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Osage County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,040 feet.

The City of Lyndon (GNIS ID: 2395792) 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 Lyndon is located within Township of Valley Brook, a minor civil division (MCD) of Osage County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Lyndon: Osage Centre.

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


Total Population 1,031
Population in Households 1,017
Population in Familes 855
Population in Group Qrtrs 14
Population Density2 1,209
Diversity Index3 8


Median Household Income $56,992
Average Household Income $73,139
Per Capita Income $29,110


Total Housing Units 453 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 309 (68.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 103 (22.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 41 ( 9.1%)
Median Home Value $122,881
Average Home Value $167,127


Total Households 412
Average Household Size 2.47
Family Households 283
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 -0.29% -0.43%
Households -0.32% -0.39%
Families -0.13% -0.57%
Median Household Income   3.68%
Per Capita Income   3.3%

Lyndon, KS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Lyndon 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 # 198 71st
Population Density # 177 74th
Diversity Index # 599 10th
Median Household Income # 136 80th
Per Capita Income # 138 80th

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