KS

National Population : 333,590,059
Kansas State Population : 2,897,859

About Ames, KS

Ames, KS is located in Cloud County in the state of Kansas.

The total City Population for Ames is about 5,395 with about people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 6,605.

The Average Home Value is $82,400.00, which is roughly 22% lower than the Average Home Value of $105,672.00 for the state of Kansas, and roughly 56% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $43,662.00, which is roughly 20% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $54,472.00 for the state of Kansas, and roughly 24% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Ames is about .

Kansas is ranked #46 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 21.44 out of 100.

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Voting

Cloud County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 71.62% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 76.05%
Democratic: 21.58%
Libertarian: 2.37%


Nearby Locations

Jamestown, KS (10.73 mi.)
Aurora, KS (13.34 mi.)
Clyde, KS (14.13 mi.)
Agenda, KS (15.22 mi.)
Scandia, KS (17.09 mi.)
Glasco, KS (17.18 mi.)
Belleville, KS (17.67 mi.)
Miltonvale, KS (18.74 mi.)
Courtland, KS (19.49 mi.)
Cuba, KS (19.64 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 66901
Latitude : 39.480322
Longitude : -97.704562
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : Midwest
Average Elevation : 1532 ft.
Area Code(s) : 785

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.31
Male Population Estimate : 48.25%
Female Population Estimate : 51.75%
Median Age : 40.6
Male Median Age : 36.2
Female Median Age : 43.9

White Population Estimate : 97.35%
Black Population Estimate : 1.15%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 3.79%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.44%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.05%
Indian Population Estimate : 1.18%
Other Population Estimate : 1.67%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Ames specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Cloud County: Data Not Available
Average # of Violent Crimes for Cloud County: About 403 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Cloud County is about 29% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.