Basic information about the Atchison County
The Atchison County is located in the state of Kansas. This county occupies 434 square miles, with 3 square miles being water areas. There are 16.924 inhabitants living in the county according to the 2010 Census. As for the racial makeup of Atchison County citizens, the 3 largest groups are White (90.97%), followed by Black or African American (5.04%) and Two or More races (2.46%). There are 6.241 households in the county, while 66,75% of them are family households and 33,25% represent non family households. There are 5 cities and towns in Atchison County. The most populated city is Atchison city and the smallest town or village is Huron city.