Prairie View, KS Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Prairie View, Kansas - Basic Facts

The City of Prairie View had a population of 132 as of July 1, 2017. Prairie View 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 Prairie View is located at latitude 39.832 and longitude -99.5734 in Phillips County. The formal boundaries for the City of Prairie View (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.15 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Phillips County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 2,192 feet.

The City of Prairie View (GNIS ID: 2396268) 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 Prairie View is located within Township of Prairie View, a minor civil division (MCD) of Phillips County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Prairie View population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

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


Total Population 132
Daytime Population: Workers 13
Daytime Population: Residents 69
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 82
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.62
Population in Households 132
Population in Familes 115
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 898
Diversity Index3 7


Median Household Income $55,876
Average Household Income $64,954
Per Capita Income $27,989


Total Housing Units 72 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 40 (55.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 10 (13.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 21 (29.2%)
Median Home Value $65,625
Average Home Value $92,308


Total Households 51
Average Household Size 2.59
Family Households 36
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 -0.21% -0.3%
Households 0.0% -0.8%
Families -1.78% 0.0%
Median Household Income   1.21%
Per Capita Income   2.77%

Prairie View, KS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Prairie View 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 # 511 24th
Population Density # 304 55th
Diversity Index # 628 7th
Median Household Income # 175 74th
Per Capita Income # 212 69th

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