Phillipsburg, KS Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Phillipsburg, Kansas - Basic Facts

The City of Phillipsburg had a population of 2,471 as of July 1, 2017. Phillipsburg ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Kansas. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Phillipsburg is located at latitude 39.7512 and longitude -99.321 in Phillips County. The formal boundaries for the City of Phillipsburg (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.7 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Phillips County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,946 feet.

The City of Phillipsburg (GNIS ID: 485642) 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.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Phillipsburg 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 Phillipsburg: Phillipsburgh.

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


Total Population 2,471
Daytime Population: Workers 1,492
Daytime Population: Residents 1,363
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 2,855
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.16
Population in Households 2,408
Population in Familes 1,941
Population in Group Qrtrs 63
Population Density2 1,454
Diversity Index3 14


Median Household Income $46,647
Average Household Income $58,382
Per Capita Income $25,440


Total Housing Units 1,306 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 761 (58.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 311 (23.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 233 (17.8%)
Median Home Value $71,967
Average Home Value $92,083


Total Households 1,073
Average Household Size 2.24
Family Households 688
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 -0.57% -0.62%
Households -0.53% -0.6%
Families -0.24% -0.65%
Median Household Income   1.83%
Per Capita Income   2.7%

Phillipsburg, KS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Phillipsburg 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 # 105 85th
Population Density # 122 82nd
Diversity Index # 420 38th
Median Household Income # 409 39th
Per Capita Income # 381 43rd

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