Shawnee, Kansas Population 2018

Shawnee, Kansas's estimated population is 65,513 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Shawnee, Kansas is the 7th largest city in Kansas based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 1564.64 people/mi² (604.11 people/km²), with a household density of 230.36 people/km² (596.64 people/mi²).

The overall median age is 37.8 years, 38 years for males, and 37.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 93.2 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were 24,982 households in the city, with an average size of 2.66 people per household. The vacancy rate was 3.6%, with a median rent of $882/month. The median house has 6.7 rooms, and has a value of $203,200.

The median income for households in Shawnee, Kansas is $79,048, while the mean household income is $96,901. The per capita income is $36,856, and 5.4% of families and 7.4% of individuals are below the federal poverty line. 10.3% of those under 18 are in poverty, and 5.9% of those 65 years or older.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201765,5133030.46%
201665,2103160.49%
201564,8944620.72%
201464,4322070.32%
201364,2256741.06%
201263,5515570.88%
201162,9946751.08%
201062,31914,32329.84%
200047,99610,00326.33%
199037,9938,34028.13%
198029,6538,70741.57%
197020,94611,874130.89%
19609,0728,4721412.00%
19406000.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White55,310
Black or African American3,022
Two or More Races2,861
Asian2,178
Some Other Race781
American Indian and Alaska Native284
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander8

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

Shawnee Ks Population Pyramid 2018

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Shawnee Ks Median Age

37.8


Total

38


Male

37.7


Female

Lancaster Adults

There are 48,087 adults in Shawnee Ks.

Shawnee Ks Age Dependency

62.7

Age Dependency Ratio

19.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Shawnee Ks Housing Indicators

Indicator Value
Median Number of Rooms (per House)
6.7
Houses Without Mortgage
4,362
Houses With Mortgage
12,982
Vacancy Rate
3.6
Median Rent
882
Median Home Value
203,200
Renter-Occupied Units
6,733
Owner-Occupied Units
17,344
Total Housing Units
24,982

This chart shows the employment and labor force participation rates in Shawnee Ks for residents over 16 years of age. The 2015 unemployment rate is 3% and the labor force participation rate is 73.2%.

Shawnee Ks Family/Household Indicators

Indicator Value
Average Household Size
2.66
Average Family Size
3.16
Total Households
24077
Married Couple Households
13765
Male Householder (no wife) Families
1095
Female Householder (no husband) Families
2418
Non Family Households
6799
Total Families
17278
Households With Own Children
8962
Unmarried Partner Households (Opposite Sex)
5.3
Unmarried Partner Households (Same Sex)
0.4

Shawnee Ks Income Distribution

Indicator Value
Under $10,000
952
$10,000 to $14,999
788
$15,000 to $24,999
1,347
$25,000 to $34,999
1,883
$35,000 to $49,999
2,361
$50,000 to $74,999
4,128
$75,000 to $99,999
3,458
$100,000 to $149,999
5,082
$150,000 to $199,999
2,085
Over $200,000
1,993

Shawnee Ks Household Income

Income

Median

Mean

Shawnee Ks

Kansas

$79,048

$53,571

$96,901

$71,975

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Shawnee Ks Education Data

Shawnee Ks Educational Attainment (over 25)

Indicator Value Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade
9772.30%
9th to 12th Grade
1,1972.82%
High School Graduate
8,50520.00%
Some College
8,44719.87%
Associates Degree
3,7588.84%
Bachelors Degree
13,16230.96%
Graduate Degree
6,46915.22%