The City of Russell had a population of 4,453 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for Russell is located at latitude 38.8876 and longitude -98.851 in Russell County. The formal boundaries for the City of Russell (see map below) encompass a land area of 4.87 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Russell County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,827 feet.
The City of Russell (GNIS ID: 485647) 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 Russell: Fossil Station.
|Population in Households||4,364|
|Population in Familes||3,341|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||89|
|Median Household Income||$43,558|
|Average Household Income||$55,188|
|Per Capita Income||$25,208|
|Total Housing Units||2,423 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,439 (59.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||580 (23.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||404 (16.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$87,121|
|Average Home Value||$113,846|
|Average Household Size||2.16|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.7%|
|Per Capita Income||1.18%|
The table below compares Russell 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||# 69||90th|
|Population Density||# 290||57th|
|Diversity Index||# 267||60th|
|Median Household Income||# 483||28th|
|Per Capita Income||# 372||45th|
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