Wilson County KS Information


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  1. Wilson County 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates forWilson County (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
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  3. Kansas Data Comparison Tool - 2018 Demographics

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


Total Population 8,890
Population in Households 8,769
Population in Familes 7,122
Population in Group Qrtrs 121
Population Density2 16
Diversity Index3 19


Median Household Income $43,320
Average Household Income $53,103
Per Capita Income $22,405


Total Housing Units 4,654 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,841 (61.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 884 (19.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 929 (20.0%)
Median Home Value $77,193
Average Home Value $98,134


Total Households 3,725
Average Household Size 2.35
Family Households 2,437
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 -0.69% -0.94%
Households -0.66% -0.93%
Families -0.78% -1.01%
Median Household Income   1.29%
Per Capita Income   1.75%


Wilson County KS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Wilson 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 # 45 58th
Population Density # 40 63rd
Diversity Index # 73 30th
Median Household Income # 82 23rd
Per Capita Income # 92 13th

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