Kansas Comanche County Public Libraries

By | December 30, 2022

We are providing a comprehensive directory of public libraries in Comanche County, Kansas. This list includes library formal name, street address, postal code, phone number and how many books are available. Check the following list to see all public libraries in Kansas Comanche County.

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1. Library System COLDWATER-WILMORE REGIONAL LIBRARY
Street Address: 221 E.MAIN, Coldwater, KS 67029
Phone Number: (620) 582-2333 Comanche 7,572 6,396

2. Central Library COLDWATER-WILMORE REGIONAL LIBRARY
Street Address: 221 E. Main, P.O. Box 606, Coldwater, KS 67029
Phone Number: (316) 582-2333 Comanche N/A N/A

3. Central Library PROTECTION PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 404 North Broadway, Protection, KS 67127
Phone Number: (316) 622-4886 Comanche N/A N/A

4. Library System PROTECTION TOWNSHIP LIBRARY
Street Address: 404 Nrth Broadway, Protection, KS 67127
Phone Number: (620) 622-4886 Comanche 3,044 8,060

5. Branch Library WILMORE BRANCH LIBRARY
Street Address: Box 276, Wilmore, KS 67155
Phone Number: (316) 738-4464 Comanche N/A N/A

Overview of Comanche County, Kansas

Comanche County (standard abbreviation: CM) is a county located in the state of Kansas. As of 2000, the population is 1,967. The county seat is at Coldwater.

Geography

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 2,045 km² (790 mi²). 2,042 km² (788 mi²) of it is land and 4 km² (1 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 0.18% water.

Adjacent counties

  • Kiowa County, Kansas (north)
  • Barber County, Kansas (east)
  • Woods County, Oklahoma (south)
  • Harper County, Oklahoma (southwest)
  • Clark County, Kansas (west)

See also: List of counties in Kansas

Demographics

As of the census of 2000, there are 1,967 people, 872 households, and 540 families residing in the county. The population density is 1/km² (2/mi²). There are 1,088 housing units at an average density of 1/km² (1/mi²). The racial makeup of the county is 97.97% White, 0.05% Black or African American, 0.25% Native American, 0.05% Asian, 0.20% Pacific Islander, 0.61% from other races, and 0.86% from two or more races. 1.78% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There are 872 households out of which 24.40% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 54.40% are married couples living together, 6.20% have a female householder with no husband present, and 38.00% are non-families. 35.90% of all households are made up of individuals and 21.20% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.18 and the average family size is 2.81.

In the county the population is spread out with 22.10% under the age of 18, 4.50% from 18 to 24, 21.00% from 25 to 44, 26.50% from 45 to 64, and 25.80% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 47 years. For every 100 females there are 93.60 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 87.50 males.

The median income for a household in the county is $29,415, and the median income for a family is $36,790. Males have a median income of $24,844 versus $18,221 for females. The per capita income for the county is $17,037. 10.20% of the population and 8.50% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total population, 9.70% of those under the age of 18 and 7.70% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line.

Cities and towns

According to countryaah, Comanche County, Kansas has the following cities and towns:

  • Coldwater
  • Protection
  • Wilmore

Map of Comanche County Kansas