The City of Bison had a population of 238 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for Bison is located at latitude 38.5198 and longitude -99.1978 in Rush County. The formal boundaries for the City of Bison (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.26 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Rush County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 2,014 feet.
The City of Bison (GNIS ID: 2394177) 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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Bison: Buffalo.
|Population in Households||238|
|Population in Familes||183|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Median Household Income||$42,936|
|Average Household Income||$50,956|
|Per Capita Income||$23,809|
|Total Housing Units||114 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||71 (62.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||26 (22.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||17 (14.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$49,306|
|Average Home Value||$68,310|
|Average Household Size||2.45|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.93%|
|Per Capita Income||1.51%|
The table below compares Bison 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.
|Total Population||# 402||40th|
|Population Density||# 285||58th|
|Diversity Index||# 300||55th|
|Median Household Income||# 499||26th|
|Per Capita Income||# 462||31st|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Kansas Census Data Comparison Tool.