Wichita Ks Population 2017

Wichita Ks's estimated population is 382,368 according to the most recent United States census.

Year Population Change
2015389,9652.00%
2010382,36811.10%
2000344,28413.20%
1990304,0118.60%
1980279,8381.20%
1970276,5548.60%
1960254,69851.40%
1950168,27946.40%
1940114,9663.50%
1930111,11053.90%
192072,21737.70%
191052,450112.60%
190024,6713.40%
189023,853385.70%
18804,9110.00%

Wichita Ks Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White290,08975.25%
Black or African American43,98711.41%
American Indian and Alaska Native3,6740.95%
Asian18,3714.77%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander580.02%
Some Other Race12,1183.14%
Two or More Races17,2214.47%

Population Pyramid

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Wichita Ks Housing Indicators

Indicator Value
Total Housing Units
168,095
Owner-Occupied Units
90,330
Renter-Occupied Units
60,353
Median Home Value
119,700
Median Rent
716
Vacancy Rate
10.4
Houses With Mortgage
58,315
Houses Without Mortgage
32,015
Median Number of Rooms (per House)
5.5

This chart shows the employment and labor force participation rates in Wichita Ks for residents over 16 years of age. The 2015 unemployment rate is 5% and the labor force participation rate is 66.5%.

Wichita Ks Family/Household Indicators

Indicator Value
Average Household Size
2.53
Average Family Size
3.28
Married Couple Families
65787
Male Householder (no wife) Families
7351
Female Householder (no husband) Families
19546
Non Family Households
0
Unmarried Partner Households (Opposite Sex)
4.8
Unmarried Partner Households (Same Sex)
0.3