Horton is located in northeast Kansas. Horton is between the Brown, Atchison, Jackson county. Horton has 1.78 square miles of land area and 0.01 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Horton population is 1,751, which has shrunk 10.98% 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%. Horton median household income is $33,657 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 46.39% 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%. Horton median house value is $56,200 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 53.13% 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 Horton is much better than the state average in quality. The Horton area code is 785.