KS

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

About Plains, KS

Plains, KS is located in Meade County in the state of Kansas.

The total City Population for Plains is about 1,021 with about 394 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 1,492.

The Average Home Value is $105,600.00, which is roughly 0% lower than the Average Home Value of $105,672.00 for the state of Kansas, and roughly 44% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $60,769.00, which is roughly 10% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $54,472.00 for the state of Kansas, and roughly 5% higher than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Plains is about 5%.

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

Meade County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 82.73% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 83.45%
Democratic: 14.41%
Libertarian: 2.14%


Nearby Locations

Kismet, KS (7.14 mi.)
Meade, KS (14.02 mi.)
Copeland, KS (19.62 mi.)
Sublette, KS (20.67 mi.)
Fowler, KS (23.42 mi.)
Liberal, KS (23.88 mi.)
Montezuma, KS (24.48 mi.)
Satanta, KS (26.47 mi.)
Ensign, KS (33.56 mi.)
Bloom, KS (38.70 mi.)
Moscow, KS (38.70 mi.)
Minneola, KS (38.70 mi.)
Pierceville, KS (39.94 mi.)
Garden City, KS (39.94 mi.)
Hugoton, KS (41.88 mi.)
Ashland, KS (45.42 mi.)
Dodge City, KS (46.55 mi.)
Fort Dodge, KS (46.55 mi.)
Kalvesta, KS (46.71 mi.)
Cimarron, KS (46.71 mi.)
Ulysses, KS (47.60 mi.)
Ingalls, KS (48.35 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 67869
Latitude : 37.237445
Longitude : -100.516061
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : Midwest
Average Elevation : 2712 ft.
Area Code(s) : 620

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.92
Male Population Estimate : 52.41%
Female Population Estimate : 47.59%
Median Age : 32.5
Male Median Age : 31.6
Female Median Age : 33.6

White Population Estimate : 91.22%
Black Population Estimate : 0.67%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 29.29%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.40%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.00%
Indian Population Estimate : 1.47%
Other Population Estimate : 7.91%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Plains specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Meade County: Data Not Available
Average # of Violent Crimes for Meade County: About 769 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2018)

Meade County is about 63% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.