Prairie View, KS Profile: Facts & Data


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Prairie View, Kansas - Basic Facts

The City of Prairie View had a population of 129 as of July 1, 2018. 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.

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


Total Population 129
Population in Households 129
Population in Familes 112
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 878
Diversity Index3 9


Median Household Income $54,028
Average Household Income $62,608
Per Capita Income $26,013


Total Housing Units 72 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 39 (54.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 10 (13.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 23 (31.9%)
Median Home Value $77,500
Average Home Value $107,692


Total Households 49
Average Household Size 2.63
Family Households 35
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 -0.46% -0.63%
Households -0.48% -0.83%
Families -1.9% -0.58%
Median Household Income   0.8%
Per Capita Income   1.81%

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, 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 # 514 23rd
Population Density # 310 54th
Diversity Index # 588 12th
Median Household Income # 207 69th
Per Capita Income # 306 54th

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