Ness City is a city located in Ness County Kansas. It is also the county seat of Ness County. With a 2020 population of 1,263, it is the 162nd largest city in Kansas and the 9361st largest city in the United States . Ness City is currently declining at a rate of -1.56% annually and its population has decreased by -12.84% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,449 in 2010. Ness City reached it's highest population of 1,473 in 2011. Spanning over 1 miles, Ness City has a population density of 868 people per square mile.
The average household income in Ness City is $79,831 with a poverty rate of 5.23%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $657 per month, and the median house value is $86,000. The median age in Ness City is 41.1 years, 37.5 years for males, and 42.7 years for females.