Harper County is located in south-central Kansas. The County Seat is Anthony and the largest city is Anthony. The Official Web Site is located at http://harpercountyks.gov/. The 2014 population estimate is 5,818 and the 2010 census population was 6,034. The land area is 801.27 square miles and there are 7.5 persons per square mile.
96.2% of the population is White, 0.4% is Black or African American, 6.4% is Hispanic or Latino, 0.3% is Asian, 1.4% is American Indian or Alaska Native, 0.2% is Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander, and 1.5% is two or more races. 87.7% have a high school degree or higher, and 16.9% have a Bachelor degree or higher.
The median home value is $66,100, there are 2,595 households, an average of 2.22 persons per household. The per capita income is $22,820, the median household income is $38,313, and 16.5% of the persons in Harper County are considered below poverty level.
The total number of firms, at last estimate, was 929. Retail sales (in $1000) were $50,209, and sales per capita were $8,746.
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