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 people per household. The homeowner vacancy rate was 0.5%, 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 $, and % of families and % of individuals are below the federal poverty line. % of those under 18 are in poverty, and % of those 65 years or older.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
201765,5133030.46%
201665,2103160.49%
201564,8944620.72%
201464,4322070.32%
201364,2256741.06%
201263,5515570.88%
201162,9946751.08%
201062,31914,3232.65%
200047,99610,0032.36%
199037,9938,3402.51%
198029,6538,7073.54%
197020,94611,8748.73%
19609,0728,47214.55%
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

0%2%4%6%8%10% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Shawnee Ks Median Age

37.8


Total

38


Male

37.7


Female

Shawnee Ks Adults

There are 47,302 adults, (7,669 of which are seniors) 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 Sex Ratio

Female

33,357

51.76%

Male

31,087

48.24%

Shawnee Ks Households and Families

Shawnee Ks Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Shawnee Ks Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.9%13.1%
All72%28%
Non Family53.2%46.8%
Male52.2%47.8%
Female49.1%50.9%

72.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Shawnee Ks Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All24,0772.6672
Married13,7653.2786.9
Non Family6,7991.253.2
Female2,4183.0849.1
Male1,0953.1352.2

3.16

Average Family Size

2.66

Average Household Size

5.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Shawnee Ks Households

Shawnee Ks Education

Shawnee Ks Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade9772.30%
9th to 12th Grade1,1972.82%
High School Graduate8,50520.00%
Some College8,44719.87%
Associates Degree3,7588.84%
Bachelors Degree13,16230.96%
Graduate Degree6,46915.22%

Shawnee Ks Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White35,63534,54917,311
Hispanic2,5681,834511
Black2,0211,876702
Asian1,5501,355787
Multiple Races774663319
Other Race486355117
Native American10710731
Islander88

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 50.77%.

Shawnee Ks Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$47,122$58,173$39,773
Less Than High School$20,929$31,819$11,284
High School Grad$29,277$37,847$23,821
Some College$40,911$48,561$34,818
Bachelors Degree$55,262$72,948$44,788
Graduate Degree$71,678$85,568$59,663

$47,122

Average Earnings

$58,173

Average Male

$39,773

Average Female

Shawnee Ks Language

Shawnee Ks Language by Age

Shawnee Ks Language

92.15% of Shawnee Ks residents speak only English, while 7.85% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.55% of the population.

Shawnee Ks Poverty

Shawnee Ks Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White51,4412,6955.24%
Black3,01965621.73%
Hispanic4,41160213.65%
Multiple2,84659520.91%
Asian2,17830714.10%
Other78121227.14%
Native284124.23%

7.39%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.37%

Male Poverty Rate

8.35%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Shawnee Ks

The race most likely to be in poverty in Shawnee Ks is Other, with 27.14% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Shawnee Ks is Native, with 4.23% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.74%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.46%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 11.02%.

Shawnee Ks Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School29.56%
High School8.72%
Some College6.65%
Bachelors or Greater2.01%

Shawnee Ks Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed33.72%
Male Unemployed10.19%
Female Employed5.48%
Male Employed3.10%

Shawnee Ks Income

Shawnee Ks Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$79,048$96,901
Families$97,404$113,463
Married Families$108,992$
Non Families$40,375$50,890

Shawnee Ks Marital Status

Shawnee Ks Marital Status

Marriage Rates

57.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.8%

Male Marriage Rate

54.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Shawnee Ks Married by Age and Sex

Shawnee Ks Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Shawnee Ks Marital Status by Race

Shawnee Ks Veterans

Shawnee Ks Veterans by War

3,336

Number of Veterans

3,173

Male Veterans

163

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,094
First Gulf War801
Korea371
Second Gulf War329
World War II199

Shawnee Ks Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54946
65 to 74849
75+757
55 to 64582
18 to 34202

Shawnee Ks Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3,0617.41%
Black1927.77%
Hispanic1535.21%
2 or More383.49%
Indian1914.50%
Asian181.02%
Other81.61%

Shawnee Ks Veterans by Education

2.77%

Veteran Poverty Rate

19.91%

Veteran Disability Rate

Shawnee Ks Employment Status

Shawnee Ks Employment by Age

73.2%

Labor Force Participation

70.1%

Employment Rate

4.1%

Unemployment Rate

Shawnee Ks Employment by Race

Shawnee Ks Employment by Education

Shawnee 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

48.26%

Born in Kansas

94.37%

Native Born

5.63%

Foreign Born

2.48%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

94.37% of Shawnee Ks residents were born in the United States, with 48.26% having been born in Kansas. 2.48% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.