Colwich is a city in
Sedgwick County, Kansas, United States.
The population was 1,229 at the 2000 census
Colwich is located at (37.780480, -97.540420) .
According to the United
States Census Bureau
, the city has a total area of
0.7 square miles (1.9 km²), all of it land.
As of the census
of 2000, there were 1,229
people, 376 households, and 315 families residing in the city. The
people per square mile (641.2/km²). There were 392 housing units at
an average density of 527.1/sq mi (204.5/km²). The racial
makeup of the city was 98.62% White
, 0.57% Asian
, 0.24% from other races
, and 0.57% from two
or more races. Hispanic
of any race were 0.81%
of the population.
There were 376 households out of which 47.3% had children under the
age of 18 living with them, 69.9% were married
living together, 9.0% had a female householder with no
husband present, and 16.2% were non-families. 14.9% of all
households were made up of individuals and 8.0% had someone living
alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size
was 3.13 and the average family size was 3.49.
In the city the population was spread out with 34.9% under the age
of 18, 6.8% from 18 to 24, 27.9% from 25 to 44, 14.5% from 45 to
64, and 15.9% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was
32 years. For every 100 females there were 99.2 males. For every
100 females age 18 and over, there were 91.8 males.
The median income for a household in the city was $51,346, and the
median income for a family was $58,068. Males had a median income
of $41,667 versus $28,676 for females. The per capita income
for the city was
$19,588. About 2.0% of families and 2.3% of the population were
below the poverty line
, including 2.9%
of those under age 18 and 1.4% of those age 65 or over.