Dighton Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Dighton, KS

General Dighton Information

State: Kansas

County: Lane County

Close cities: Utica, KS, Scott City, KS, Ransom, KS, Cimarron, KS, Garden City, KS, Ingalls, KS, Ness City, KS, Healy, KS

Dighton Population (census data)
Total 1,020 (-18.3% since 2000)
Male 499 (48.9%)
Female 521 (51.1%)

Population Density: 1,164 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 72.0 (US Avg is 100)

Dighton Elevation: 2,765 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1887

Land Area: 0.88 square miles

Median Household Income: $42,335

Zip Codes: 67839.

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Dighton Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (96.2%)
  • Two or more races (2.1%)
  • Hispanic (1.9%)
  • American Indian (1.3%)
  • Other race (0.6%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (30.5%)
  • English (14.9%)
  • Irish (12.0%)
  • United States (7.9%)
  • Dutch (2.2%)
  • Scotch-Irish (2.1%)

Local Dighton Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Kansas City Royals
NFL Football: Denver Broncos, Kansas City Chiefs
NBA Basketball: Denver Nuggets
NHL Hockey: Colorado Avalanche
NCAA Sports: Wichita State University, Kansas State University

Dighton School Information

High Schools
Dighton High (200 South Wichita, Dighton, KS, 67839 - Dighton District)
Elementary Schools
Dighton Elementary (320 E James, Dighton, KS, 67839 - Dighton District)

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