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Cedar Vale, Kansas

Cedar Vale is a city located in Chautauqua County, Kansas. As of the 2000 census, the city had a total population of 723.


\nCedar Vale is located at 37°6'18" North, 96°30'3" West (37.104892, -96.500844)
1. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 2.5 km² (0.9 mi²). 2.5 km² (0.9 mi²) of it is land and none of it is covered by water.


\nAs of the
census of 2000, there are 723 people, 285 households, and 184 families residing in the city. The population density is 293.8/km² (758.8/mi²). There are 344 housing units at an average density of 139.8/km² (361.0/mi²). The racial makeup of the city is 92.67% White, 0.41% African American, 4.15% Native American, 0.00% Asian, 0.00% Pacific Islander, 1.11% from other races, and 1.66% from two or more races. 2.07% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race. There are 285 households out of which 29.5% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 51.9% are married couples living together, 8.4% have a female householder with no husband present, and 35.1% are non-families. 33.3% of all households are made up of individuals and 22.5% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.29 and the average family size is 2.91. In the city the population is spread out with 24.6% under the age of 18, 4.6% from 18 to 24, 18.3% from 25 to 44, 23.5% from 45 to 64, and 29.0% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 47 years. For every 100 females there are 92.8 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 84.7 males. The median income for a household in the city is $27,031, and the median income for a family is $33,889. Males have a median income of $24,167 versus $19,688 for females. The per capita income for the city is $14,410. 14.7% of the population and 11.1% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total people living in poverty, 19.2% are under the age of 18 and 14.5% are 65 or older.