Protection is located in southwest Kansas. Protection is between the Comanche, Clark county. Protection has 0.95 square miles of land area and has no water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Protection population is 521, which has shrunk 6.63% 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%. Protection median household income is $35,500 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 31.89% 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%. Protection median house value is $60,000 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 147.93% since 2000. The house value growth rate is much 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 Protection is much better than the state average in quality. The Protection area code is 620.