Dighton, KS 67839 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 67839: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Dighton, KS 67839

Acceptable Alternative
Shields, KS 67839

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Lane County
  • Centroid: Latitude 38.462, Longitude -100.435
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 67839 has segments in 3 Counties (Finney, Gove, Lane).

  • Businesses Addresses: 95
  • PO Box Addresses: 526
  • Residential Addresses: 127
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 12
    • Single Family Addresses: 115

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Database updated: May 1, 2018, Maps updated: February 1, 2018.

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Dighton, KS 67839 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 1,312
Daytime Population: Workers 602
Daytime Population: Residents 704
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,306
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.00
Population in Households 1,309
Population in Familes 1,025
Population in Group Qrtrs 3
Population Density2 3
Diversity Index3 22


Median Household Income $51,454
Average Household Income $66,377
Per Capita Income $31,747


Total Housing Units 797 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 481 (60.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 146 (18.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 170 (21.3%)
Median Home Value $71,494
Average Home Value $115,593


Total Households 627
Average Household Size 2.09
Family Households 378
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 -0.58% -0.81%
Households -0.52% -0.71%
Families -0.64% -0.86%
Median Household Income   1.51%
Per Capita Income   3.5%

Dighton, KS 67839 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 67839 to the other 699 ZIP Codes 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 # 306 56th
Population Density # 602 14th
Diversity Index # 263 63rd
Median Household Income # 341 51st
Per Capita Income # 120 83rd

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