Dodge City, Kansas Population 2019

Dodge City, Kansas's estimated population is 27,329 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Dodge City, Kansas is the 14th largest city in Kansas based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 1874.27 people/mi² (723.66 people/km²).

The overall median age is 29.3 years, 29.2 years for males, and 29.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 106.2 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were households in the city, with an average size of 3.09 people per household. The homeowner vacancy rate was %, with a median rent of $/month. The median house has rooms, and has a value of $.

The median income for households in Dodge City, Kansas is $46,770, while the mean household income is $59,813.

Dodge City Ks Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Dodge City Ks was:

  • White: 87.21%
  • Other race: 5.62%
  • Black or African American: 2.77%
  • Two or more races: 2.35%
  • Asian: 1.66%
  • Native American: 0.36%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.03%

How Many People Live in Dodge City, Kansas?

27,329
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
201827,329-310-1.12%
201727,639-253-0.91%
201627,892-92-0.33%
201527,984-213-0.76%
201428,197280.10%
201328,1691800.64%
201227,9892570.93%
201127,7322761.01%
201027,4562,2800.87%
200025,1764,0471.77%
199021,1293,1281.62%
198018,0013,8742.45%
197014,1276070.44%
196013,5202,2581.84%
195011,2622,7752.87%
19408,487-1,572-1.68%
193010,0594,9987.11%
19205,0611,8474.65%
19103,2141,3145.40%
19001,9000.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White24,386
Some Other Race1,571
Black or African American775
Two or More Races658
Asian463
American Indian and Alaska Native100
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander8

Dodge City Ks Population Pyramid 2019

Dodge City Ks Median Age

29.3


Total

29.2


Male

29.3


Female

Dodge City Ks Adults

There are 19,026 adults, (2,616 of whom are seniors) in Dodge City Ks.

Dodge City Ks Age Dependency

70.4

Age Dependency Ratio

15.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

54.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Dodge City Ks Sex Ratio

Female

13,558

48.49%

Male

14,403

51.51%

Dodge City Ks Households and Families

Dodge City Ks Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Dodge City Ks Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married75.6%24.4%
All59.9%40.1%
Female54.7%45.3%
Non Family40.8%59.2%
Male33.3%66.7%

59.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8,8613.0959.9
Married4,5573.675.6
Non Family2,4551.3740.8
Female1,1234.2754.7
Male7263.8533.3

3.61

Average Family Size

3.09

Average Household Size

7.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.6%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Dodge City Ks Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3,28320.71%
9th to 12th Grade1,79511.33%
High School Graduate3,89424.57%
Some College3,03519.15%
Associates Degree1,2197.69%
Bachelors Degree1,74110.98%
Graduate Degree8825.57%

Dodge City Ks Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic8,2053,783528
White6,7236,2521,862
Other Race77735440
Black45439840
Asian400271154
Multiple Races20911928
Native American736021
Islander88

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 38.50%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,776$34,240$26,679
Less Than High School$27,480$30,108$22,316
High School Grad$27,346$32,016$23,906
Some College$33,718$39,223$26,974
Bachelors Degree$44,452$50,978$37,431
Graduate Degree$47,788$54,219$45,875

$30,776

Average Earnings

$34,240

Average Male

$26,679

Average Female

Dodge City Ks Language

Dodge City Ks Language by Age

Dodge City Ks Language

41.74% of Dodge City Ks residents speak only English, while 58.26% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 54.99% of the population.

Dodge City Ks Poverty

Dodge City Ks Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic16,9703,71521.89%
White8,7261,07812.35%
Other1,57140825.97%
Black67816924.93%
Multiple630203.17%

18.20%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.33%

Male Poverty Rate

20.18%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Dodge City Ks

The race most likely to be in poverty in Dodge City Ks is Other, with 25.97% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Dodge City Ks is Multiple, with 3.17% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.37%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.81%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.31%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School16.60%
Some College14.19%
High School13.76%
Bachelors or Greater4.21%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed37.68%
Female Employed13.55%
Male Unemployed13.32%
Male Employed8.62%

Dodge City Ks Income

Dodge City Ks Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$46,770$59,813
Families$53,319$66,738
Married Families$65,237-
Non Families$31,005$36,319

Dodge City Ks Marital Status

Dodge City Ks Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.3%

Male Marriage Rate

50.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Dodge City Ks Married by Age and Sex

Dodge City Ks Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Dodge City Ks Marital Status by Race

Dodge City Ks Veterans

839

Number of Veterans

823

Male Veterans

16

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam312
Second Gulf War136
First Gulf War99
Korea73
World War II67

Dodge City Ks Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White8395.05%
Hispanic1801.73%

Dodge City Ks Veterans by Education

11.39%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.48%

Veteran Disability Rate

Dodge City Ks Employment Status

72.1%

Labor Force Participation

67.1%

Employment Rate

6.8%

Unemployment Rate

Dodge City Ks Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

50.14%

Born in Kansas

68.52%

Native Born

31.48%

Foreign Born

23.63%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

68.52% of Dodge City Ks residents were born in the United States, with 50.14% having been born in Kansas. 23.63% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.