Republic County KS Information


Republic County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 4,862
Population in Households 4,759
Population in Familes 3,839
Population in Group Qrtrs 103
Population Density2 7
Diversity Index3 8


Median Household Income $42,361
Average Household Income $57,684
Per Capita Income $26,449


Total Housing Units 2,877 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,692 (58.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 517 (18.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 668 (23.2%)
Median Home Value $59,310
Average Home Value $101,921


Total Households 2,209
Average Household Size 2.15
Family Households 1,407
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 -0.29% -0.43%
Households -0.35% -0.48%
Families -0.49% -0.56%
Median Household Income   1.17%
Per Capita Income   1.77%


Republic County KS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Republic County to the other 105 counties and county equivalents 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 # 70 34th
Population Density # 65 39th
Diversity Index # 105 1st
Median Household Income # 89 16th
Per Capita Income # 46 57th

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