Ford County , Kansas

Ford County: County in Illinois, United States

Ford County locator map
Location of Ford County on Kansas map.

About

Ford County is a county located in the U.S. state of Kansas. As of the 2010 census, the population was 33,848 and a population density of 27 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 33,094 inhabitants. Its county seat is Paxton. The county was created 162 years ago in 1859.

Ford County Courthouse in Paxton image
Ford County Courthouse in Paxton
Ford County Courthouse in Paxton image

Geography

Ford County is located at 37°41'30"N 99°53'17"W (37.6917000, -99.8879400). It has 5 neighbors: Champaign County, Iroquois County, Kankakee County, Livingston County and Vermilion County.

Ford County map

The largest city of Ford County is Fort Dodge with a population of 28,075. Other cities include, Dodge City population 27,104, Bucklin population 754, Ford population 212 and Bloom population 64. See all Ford County cities & populated places.

Ford County Quick Facts

Population : 33,094 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Kansas (United States)
Different from : Ford County
Area : 1260 km2
Water as percent of area : 0.1%
Land as percent of area : 99.9%
Named for : Thomas Ford
Altitude : 2,438 feet / 743 meters
Capital : Paxton
Establishment : February 02, 1859
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 11:58:34 (24th October 2021)
Density : 26 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -2.28% (2010-2020)

Ford County has 5 neighbours.

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Ford County decreased by 2.28% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 33,848 - census
2011 34,372 1.52% estimation process
2012 34,665 0.85% estimation process
2013 34,879 0.61% estimation process
2014 34,930 0.15% estimation process
2015 34,629 -0.87% estimation process
2016 34,552 -0.22% estimation process
2017 34,218 -0.98% estimation process
2018 33,877 -1.01% estimation process
2019 33,619 -0.77% estimation process
2020 33,094 -1.59% estimation process

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People born in Ford County (1)

William G. Hummell was born in Ford County

Other places with the same name (2)

Ford County Populated Places

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Ford County.

City Name Population Title
Fort Dodge 28,075 City in and county seat of Ford County, Kansas, United States
Dodge City 27,104 City in and county seat of Ford County, Kansas, United States
Spearville 766 Township in Ford County, Kansas
Bucklin 754 Human settlement in Ford County, Kansas, United States of America
Ford 212 City in Kansas, United States
Bloom 64 Unincorporated community in Ford County, Kansas

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