Atchison is located in east Kansas. Atchison is between the Atchison, Jefferson, Leavenworth county. Atchison has 7.82 square miles of land area and 0.46 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Atchison population is 10,920, which has grown 6.72% since 2000. The population growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 7.24% and is lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Atchison median household income is $41,283 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 32.70% 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%. Atchison median house value is $80,300 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 53.83% since 2000. The house value growth rate is about the same as the state average rate of 54.97% and is 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 Atchison is much better than the state average in quality. The Atchison area code is 913.