Phillipsburg, KS Profile: Facts & Data


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Phillipsburg, Kansas - Basic Facts

The City of Phillipsburg had a population of 2,394 as of July 1, 2018. 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.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Phillipsburg: Phillipsburgh.

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


Total Population 2,394
Population in Households 2,332
Population in Familes 1,884
Population in Group Qrtrs 62
Population Density2 1,409
Diversity Index3 17


Median Household Income $46,653
Average Household Income $56,125
Per Capita Income $24,263


Total Housing Units 1,288 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 719 (55.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 312 (24.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 257 (20.0%)
Median Home Value $74,659
Average Home Value $88,839


Total Households 1,031
Average Household Size 2.26
Family Households 659
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 -0.88% -0.75%
Households -0.94% -0.83%
Families -0.73% -0.9%
Median Household Income   0.6%
Per Capita Income   1.14%

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, 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 # 105 85th
Population Density # 128 81st
Diversity Index # 344 49th
Median Household Income # 403 40th
Per Capita Income # 440 35th

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