Welda CDP, Kansas
Population 35


Employment & Commute
Poverty Rate

The city of Welda is a rural city located in eastern Kansas near the Neosho River. While many may refer to it as a city, it actually is a census designated place (CDP). Welda is one of 6 cities in Anderson County.

Welda, KS is a Place (Census Designated):
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.



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 Welda, KS weather from 1971 to 2000 at the nearest official weather station which is located at GARNETT 1 E.

Average Daily Temperatures by Month (°F)

Average Monthly Precipitation (Inches)

Summer High Temps

This weather station's average summer high temps are higher than 76% of other weather stations.

Winter Low Temps

This weather station's average winter low temps are higher than 53% of other weather stations.

Precipitation Levels

This weather station's average precipitation levels are higher than 59% of other weather stations.

Entity Info

State2013 ACSKS
Summary Level2013 ACS160 (place)
Logical Record Number2010 Census0257200
Logical Record Number2013 ACS0008253
Region2013 ACS2
Division2013 ACS4
State FIPS2013 ACS20
Place FIPS2013 ACS76425
Metro Micro Politan Statistical Area Principal City Indicator2010 CensusN
New England City & Town Area Principal City Indicator2010 CensusN
Name2010 CensusWelda CDP
Name2013 ACSWelda CDP, Kansas
Functional Status Code2010 CensusS
Legal Statistical Area Description Code2013 ACS57
State ANSI2010 Census00481813
Place ANSI2010 Census02629185
Full GEOID2013 ACS16000US2076425
GEOID2013 ACS2076425
Population2010 Census129
Population2013 ACS35
Housing Units2010 Census64
Housing Units2013 ACS21
Land Area2013 ACS0.9 square miles
Water Area2013 ACS0.0 square miles
Population Density2013 ACS37.8 people per sq. mile
Minimum Bounding Rectangle Or Bounding Box2013 ACS[38.164023,-95.299976], [38.183637,-95.279626],
Centroid Or Center Coordinates2013 ACS38.17468244947, -95.291418223217
FIPS Place Class Code2010 CensusU1
Place Size Code2010 Census04