Abilene is located close to the center of Kansas. Abilene is between the Dickinson, Clay county. Abilene has 4.68 square miles of land area and 0.00 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Abilene population is 6,729, which has grown 2.84% since 2000. The population growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 7.24% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Abilene median household income is $50,678 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 50.03% since 2000. The income growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 27.69% and is much higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Abilene median house value is $114,000 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 73.25% since 2000. The house value growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 54.97% and is much higher than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Abilene is much better than the state average in quality. The Abilene area code is 785.