Cheney, KS Profile: Facts & Data

Advertisement

Cheney Local Links & Resources:
Resources | ALL Cheney Content
Planning to visit Cheney? See Local Hotels

Also See: Cheney, KS ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps | Local Area Photos

Cheney, Kansas - Basic Facts

The City of Cheney had a population of 2,324 as of July 1, 2019.

The primary coordinate point for Cheney is located at latitude 37.63 and longitude -97.7826 in Sedgwick County. The formal boundaries for the City of Cheney encompass a land area of 2.12 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Sedgwick County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,388 feet.

The City of Cheney (GNIS ID: 2393815) 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 Cheney is located within Township of Morton, a minor civil division (MCD) of Sedgwick County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Cheney: Marshall.

Jump to... (On This Page!)
  1. Cheney 2019 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates for Cheney (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
  2. Kansas Research Tools (Easy Tools & Current Data)
  3. Kansas Data Comparison Tool - 2019 Demographics

Cheney, KS - Most Popular Things to Do

Also See: Nearby Photos | Nearby Hotels | Driving Directions

Use HTL Address Research for a Kansas Address and get...

Boundary Maps, Demographic Data, School Zones Review maps and data for the neighborhood, city, county, ZIP Code, and school zone. July 1, 2019, data includes home values, household income, percentage of homes owned, rented or vacant, etc.


Advertisement

Cheney, KS Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)

HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX

Cheney, KS Housing Affordability Index is 191
State of Kansas Housing Affordability Index is 158
The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.

WEALTH INDEX

Cheney, KS Wealth Index is 90
State of Kansas Wealth Index is 85
The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

These new demographic attributes are availiable for Neighborhoods, Cities, Counties, and ZIP Codes.

More Tools and Resources:

  1. For information about schools and school attendance zones, use the HTL Address Tool
  2. Our new HTL Neighborhood Explorer provides lots of detail about any neighborhood.
  3. The new 2-Minute Introduction and Concise Guide to Big Data which will help you make the most effective use of HomeTownLocator Tools.
  4. See the References & Data Sources page for more information about methodology and sources of data.
  5. See the Kansas COVID-19 Data and US COVID-19 Data for more information on the spread of the novel coronavirus.

POPULATION

Total Population 2,324 (100%)
Population in Households 2,275 (97.9%)
Population in Families 1,963 (84.5%)
Population in Group Quarters1 49 ( 2.1%)
Population Density 1,003
Diversity Index2 12
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $71,079
Average Household Income $87,169
Per Capita Income $31,835
Wealth Index4 90

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 916 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 661 (72.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 196 (21.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 59 ( 6.4%)
Median Home Value $188,655
Housing Affordability Index3 191
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 857
Average Household Size 2.65
Family Households 629
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. Group Quarters - a place where people live or stay in a group living arrangement. Includes college residents halls, nursing facilities, military barracks, and correctional facilities.
  2. 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.
  3. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  4. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2019 2019-2024
Population 1.05% 0.81%
Households 1.04% 0.85%
Families 1.11% 0.75%
Median Household Income   3.3%
Per Capita Income   3.33%

Cheney, KS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Cheney to the other 671 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Kansas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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 # 105 85th
Population Density # 252 63rd
Diversity Index # 497 26th
Median Household Income # 57 92nd
Per Capita Income # 108 84th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Kansas Census Data Comparison Tool.

Quick & Easy Ways to...

  1. Get Current Demographic Data for Cities, Towns, and ZIP Codes
  2. View Boundary Maps, for Cities, Towns, and ZIP Codes
  3. Locate Physical, Cultural, and Historical Features

Kansas Census Data Comparison Tool

Compare Kansas July 1, 2019 Data
Data:
Locations:
Highest or Lowest:
Results:
Advertisement