Salina, Kansas Population 2018

Salina, Kansas's estimated population is 46,994 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Salina, Kansas is the 10th largest city in Kansas based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 1828.90 people/mi² (706.14 people/km²), with a household density of 314.60 people/km² (814.82 people/mi²).

The overall median age is 36.9 years, 35.9 years for males, and 38.2 years for females. For every 100 females there are 96.9 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were 20,937 households in the city, with an average size of 2.38 people per household. The vacancy rate was 7.3%, with a median rent of $720/month. The median house has 5.7 rooms, and has a value of $117,900.

The median income for households in Salina, Kansas is $45,896, while the mean household income is $60,427. The per capita income is $25,315, and 11.8% of families and 16.3% of individuals are below the federal poverty line. 22.5% of those under 18 are in poverty, and 7.2% of those 65 years or older.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201746,994-298-0.63%
201647,292-375-0.79%
201547,667-66-0.14%
201447,733-206-0.43%
201347,939-67-0.14%
201248,006730.15%
201147,93350.01%
201047,9282,2494.92%
200045,6793,3767.98%
199042,3034601.10%
198041,8434,12910.95%
197037,714-5,488-12.70%
196043,20217,02665.04%
195026,1765,10324.22%
194021,0739184.55%
193020,1555,07033.61%
192015,0855,39755.71%
19109,6883,61459.50%
19006,074-75-1.22%
18906,1493,03897.65%
18803,1110.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White41,249
Black or African American1,715
Some Other Race1,666
Two or More Races1,536
Asian1,333
American Indian and Alaska Native177
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Salina Ks Population Pyramid 2018

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Salina Ks Median Age

36.9


Total

35.9


Male

38.2


Female

Lancaster Adults

There are 35,668 adults in Salina Ks.

Salina Ks Age Dependency

65.7

Age Dependency Ratio

25.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Salina Ks Housing Indicators

Indicator Value
Median Number of Rooms (per House)
5.7
Houses Without Mortgage
4,427
Houses With Mortgage
7,948
Vacancy Rate
7.3
Median Rent
720
Median Home Value
117,900
Renter-Occupied Units
7,044
Owner-Occupied Units
12,375
Total Housing Units
20,937

This chart shows the employment and labor force participation rates in Salina Ks for residents over 16 years of age. The 2015 unemployment rate is 3.2% and the labor force participation rate is 68.1%.

Salina Ks Family/Household Indicators

Indicator Value
Average Household Size
2.38
Average Family Size
3
Total Households
19419
Married Couple Households
8695
Male Householder (no wife) Families
944
Female Householder (no husband) Families
2453
Non Family Households
7327
Total Families
12092
Households With Own Children
5352
Unmarried Partner Households (Opposite Sex)
6.6
Unmarried Partner Households (Same Sex)
0.3

Salina Ks Income Distribution

Indicator Value
Under $10,000
1,133
$10,000 to $14,999
1,296
$15,000 to $24,999
2,694
$25,000 to $34,999
2,286
$35,000 to $49,999
3,190
$50,000 to $74,999
3,840
$75,000 to $99,999
2,567
$100,000 to $149,999
1,496
$150,000 to $199,999
386
Over $200,000
531

Salina Ks Household Income

Income

Median

Mean

Salina Ks

Kansas

$45,896

$53,571

$60,427

$71,975

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Salina Ks Education Data

Salina Ks Educational Attainment (over 25)

Indicator Value Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade
1,1553.69%
9th to 12th Grade
2,3017.36%
High School Graduate
10,42433.32%
Some College
7,79924.93%
Associates Degree
2,2457.18%
Bachelors Degree
4,93715.78%
Graduate Degree
2,4197.73%