KS

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

About Fort Riley, KS

Fort Riley, KS is located in Geary County in the state of Kansas.

The total City Population for Fort Riley is about 7,116 with about 538 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 14,283.

The Average Home Value is $0.00, which is roughly 100% lower than the Average Home Value of $105,672.00 for the state of Kansas, and roughly 100% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $41,039.00, which is roughly 25% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $54,472.00 for the state of Kansas, and roughly 29% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Fort Riley is about 7.4%.

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

Geary County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 25.17% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 55.43%
Democratic: 41.48%
Libertarian: 3.09%


Nearby Locations

Ogden, KS (5.17 mi.)
Milford, KS (11.16 mi.)
Manhattan, KS (13.43 mi.)
Chapman, KS (14.72 mi.)
Riley, KS (16.58 mi.)
Wakefield, KS (17.31 mi.)
White City, KS (18.01 mi.)
Woodbine, KS (18.92 mi.)
Dwight, KS (19.28 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 66442
Latitude : 39.080362
Longitude : -96.783753
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : Midwest
Average Elevation : 1166 ft.
Area Code(s) : 785

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 3.50
Male Population Estimate : 57.22%
Female Population Estimate : 42.78%
Median Age : 22.0
Male Median Age : 22.1
Female Median Age : 21.8

White Population Estimate : 77.65%
Black Population Estimate : 17.13%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 13.23%
Asian Population Estimate : 3.84%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 1.05%
Indian Population Estimate : 2.21%
Other Population Estimate : 4.10%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Fort Riley specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Geary County: About 5 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Geary County: About 484 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Geary County is about 19% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 41% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.