Americus is located in east Kansas. Americus is between the Lyon, Morris county. Americus has 1.12 square miles of land area and 0.01 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Americus population is 822, which has shrunk 12.37% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 7.24% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Americus median household income is $47,946 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 33.71% since 2000. The income growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 27.69% and is higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Americus median house value is $83,300 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 38.83% since 2000. The house value growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 54.97% and is lower 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 Americus is much better than the state average in quality. The Americus area code is 620.