Parsons is located in southeast Kansas. Parsons is between the Labette, Neosho county. Parsons has 10.61 square miles of land area and 0.09 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Parsons population is 10,307, which has shrunk 10.48% 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%. Parsons median household income is $37,948 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 33.88% 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%. Parsons median house value is $56,300 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 48.55% since 2000. The house value growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 54.97% and is about the same as 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 Parsons is much better than the state average in quality. The Parsons area code is 620.