Bassett City, Kansas
Population 14


Median Year Housing Built
Employment & Commute
Median Household Income
Poverty Rate

The city of Bassett is one of 9 cities in Allen County. It is a rural city located in southeast Kansas near the Neosho River.

Bassett, KS is a Place (City):
Often referred to as cities, places can be categorized as Census Designated Places (CDP) or legal entities. The places that are legal entities provide governmental functions. CDPs have no governmental authority and exist only for statistical purposes. They are similar to legal entities in that they are a concentrated population identifiable by a name. Neither cross state lines, but may extend across county lines. A CDP may not extend into a legal entity.



Median Year Housing was BuiltAll Housing Including Owner/Renter Occupied and Unoccupied



Median Household Income


Household Income Inequality

Income inequality is measured using the Gini coefficient. Lower values indicate that household income is spread evenly across the income groups. Higher values indicate that one income group is much more common than others.


Poverty Rate

Poverty status uses the standards set by the Office of Management and Budget (OMB). If a family's total income is less than a certain threshold, every person in the family is considered to be in poverty. The threshold varies based on family size, composition, and age.



Total Population


The climate estimates use Bassett, KS weather from 1971 to 2000 at the nearest official weather station which is located at IOLA 1 W.

Average Daily Temperatures by Month (°F)

Average Monthly Precipitation (Inches)

Summer High Temps

This weather station's average summer high temps are higher than 71% of other weather stations.

Winter Low Temps

This weather station's average winter low temps are lower than 51% of other weather stations.

Precipitation Levels

This weather station's average precipitation levels are higher than 63% of other weather stations.

Entity Info

State2013 ACSKS
Summary Level2013 ACS160 (place)
Logical Record Number2010 Census0254920
Logical Record Number2013 ACS0007660
Region2013 ACS2
Division2013 ACS4
State FIPS2013 ACS20
Place FIPS2013 ACS04450
Metro Micro Politan Statistical Area Principal City Indicator2010 CensusN
New England City & Town Area Principal City Indicator2010 CensusN
Name2010 CensusBassett city
Name2013 ACSBassett city, Kansas
Functional Status Code2010 CensusA
Legal Statistical Area Description Code2013 ACS25
State ANSI2010 Census00481813
Place ANSI2010 Census02394075
Full GEOID2013 ACS16000US2004450
GEOID2013 ACS2004450
Population2013 ACS14
Housing Units2010 Census10
Housing Units2013 ACS9
Land Area2013 ACS0.1 square miles
Water Area2013 ACS0.0 square miles
Population Density2013 ACS220.5 people per sq. mile
Minimum Bounding Rectangle Or Bounding Box2013 ACS[37.901262,-95.410152], [37.910508,-95.405234],
Centroid Or Center Coordinates2013 ACS37.906279745092, -95.407631430805
FIPS Place Class Code2010 CensusC1
Place Size Code2010 Census02