Wyandotte County KS Information


Wyandotte County Subdivisions

Wyandotte County KS Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 166,945
Daytime Population: Workers 88,467
Daytime Population: Residents 95,266
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 183,733
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.10
Population in Households 165,610
Population in Familes 132,725
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,335
Population Density2 1,101
Diversity Index3 80


Median Household Income $41,124
Average Household Income $54,218
Per Capita Income $20,084


Total Housing Units 69,403 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 36,027 (51.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 25,284 (36.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 8,092 (11.7%)
Median Home Value $102,451
Average Home Value $133,882


Total Households 61,311
Average Household Size 2.7
Family Households 39,711
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 0.81% 0.73%
Households 0.67% 0.65%
Families 0.55% 0.57%
Median Household Income   1.41%
Per Capita Income   2.41%


Wyandotte County KS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Wyandotte County to the other 105 counties and county equivalents in Kansas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 4 97th
Population Density # 2 99th
Diversity Index # 1 100th
Median Household Income # 99 7th
Per Capita Income # 104 2nd

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