Kansas Trego County Public Libraries

By | December 31, 2022

We are providing a comprehensive directory of public libraries in Trego County, Kansas. This list includes library formal name, street address, postal code, phone number and how many books are available. Check the following list to see all public libraries in Kansas Trego County.

Street Address: 610 Russell AVE., Wakeeney, KS 67672
Phone Number: (913) 743-2960 Trego N/A N/A

Street Address: 610 Russell AVE., Wakeeney, KS 67672
Phone Number: (785) 743-2960 Trego 12,698 8,840

Overview of Trego County, Kansas

Trego County (standard abbreviation: TR) is a county located in the state of Kansas. As of 2000, the population is 3,319. Its county seat is WaKeeney.


According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 2,328 km² (899 mi²). 2,301 km² (888 mi²) of it is land and 28 km² (11 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 1.19% water.

Adjacent counties

  • Graham County, Kansas (north)
  • Rooks County, Kansas (northeast)
  • Ellis County, Kansas (east)
  • Ness County, Kansas (south)
  • Gove County, Kansas (west)


As of the census of 2000, there are 3,319 people, 1,412 households, and 936 families residing in the county. The population density is 1/km² (4/mi²). There are 1,723 housing units at an average density of 1/km² (2/mi²). The racial makeup of the county is 97.77% White, 0.18% Black or African American, 0.39% Native American, 0.48% Asian, 0.06% Pacific Islander, 0.15% from other races, and 0.96% from two or more races. 0.78% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There are 1,412 households out of which 27.30% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 58.10% are married couples living together, 6.30% have a female householder with no husband present, and 33.70% are non-families. 31.40% of all households are made up of individuals and 17.70% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.27 and the average family size is 2.86.

In the county the population is spread out with 23.90% under the age of 18, 5.50% from 18 to 24, 23.50% from 25 to 44, 23.20% from 45 to 64, and 24.00% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 44 years. For every 100 females there are 91.10 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 87.60 males.

The median income for a household in the county is $29,677, and the median income for a family is $40,524. Males have a median income of $26,545 versus $16,927 for females. The per capita income for the county is $16,239. 12.30% of the population and 11.20% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total population, 14.10% of those under the age of 18 and 12.00% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line.

Cities and towns

According to countryaah, Trego County, Kansas has the following cities and towns:

  • Collyer
  • WaKeeney

Map of Trego County Kansas