Allen County, Kansas Population 2019

Allen County, Kansas's estimated population is 12,519 with a growth rate of -1.01% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Allen County, Kansas is the 36th largest county in Kansas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201712,519-128-1.01%
201612,647-10-0.08%
201512,657-225-1.75%
201412,882-172-1.32%
201313,054-240-1.81%
201213,294-45-0.34%
201113,339-18-0.13%
201013,357-1,281-8.75%
199014,638-1,016-6.49%
198015,6546114.06%
197015,043-1,326-8.10%
196016,369-1,818-10.00%
195018,187-1,687-8.49%
194019,874-1,517-7.09%
193021,391-2,118-9.01%
192023,509-4,131-14.95%
191027,6408,13341.69%
190019,5075,99844.40%
189013,5092,20619.52%
188011,3034,28160.97%
18707,0223,940127.84%
18603,0820.00%

Allen County, Kansas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White11,938
Two or More Races467
Black or African American185
Asian73
Some Other Race56
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander19
American Indian and Alaska Native14

Allen County, Kansas Population Pyramid 2019

Allen County, Kansas Median Age

41.6


Total

39.3


Male

44.3


Female

Allen County, Kansas Adults

There are 9,786 adults, (2,502 of whom are seniors) in Allen County, Kansas.

Allen County, Kansas Age Dependency

75.1

Age Dependency Ratio

34.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Allen County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

6,434

50.45%

Male

6,318

49.55%

Allen County, Kansas Households and Families

Allen County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Allen County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.6%14.4%
All72%28%
Non Family60.7%39.3%
Female58.1%41.9%
Male38.9%61.1%

72.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,3252.3272
Married2,6053.0185.6
Non Family2,1161.2760.7
Female4423.1458.1
Male1622.7238.9

2.93

Average Family Size

2.32

Average Household Size

4.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Allen County, Kansas Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2322.69%
9th to 12th Grade4214.88%
High School Graduate2,87333.31%
Some College2,37827.57%
Associates Degree1,06212.31%
Bachelors Degree1,08612.59%
Graduate Degree5736.64%

Allen County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White8,0627,4691,524
Hispanic22319289
Multiple Races17516012
Black13112025
Other Race2516
Native American14119
Islander1212
Asian108

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 islander people with a rate of 64.29%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,057$35,670$24,035
Less Than High School$36,705$40,938$
High School Grad$26,577$31,218$19,715
Some College$28,008$36,058$22,031
Bachelors Degree$39,116$47,917$36,612
Graduate Degree$52,315$60,159$47,750

$30,057

Average Earnings

$35,670

Average Male

$24,035

Average Female

Allen County, Kansas Language

Allen County, Kansas Language by Age

Allen County, Kansas Language

98.12% of Allen County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 1.88% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.82% of the population.

Allen County, Kansas Poverty

Allen County, Kansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White11,1581,44912.99%
Multiple46319341.68%
Asian645789.06%
Black1551710.97%
Hispanic390153.85%
Other4512.22%
Native1417.14%

14.16%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.43%

Male Poverty Rate

15.89%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Allen County, Kansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Allen County, Kansas is Asian, with 89.06% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Allen County, Kansas is Other, with 2.22% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.86%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.38%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.28%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School21.00%
High School12.88%
Some College12.06%
Bachelors or Greater6.50%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed30.87%
Female Employed7.79%
Male Employed4.77%
Female Unemployed2.63%

Allen County, Kansas Income

Allen County, Kansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$43,031$53,951
Families$57,983$68,981
Married Families$66,859$
Non Families$25,065$30,175

Allen County, Kansas Marital Status

Allen County, Kansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.5%

Male Marriage Rate

53.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Allen County, Kansas Married by Age and Sex

Allen County, Kansas Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Allen County, Kansas Marital Status by Race

Allen County, Kansas Veterans

1,049

Number of Veterans

1,013

Male Veterans

36

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam382
Korea121
First Gulf War110
World War II100
Second Gulf War66

Allen County, Kansas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,03411.16%
Hispanic3412.36%
Black116.55%
2 or More42.13%

Allen County, Kansas Veterans by Education

5.23%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.20%

Veteran Disability Rate

Allen County, Kansas Employment Status

61.5%

Labor Force Participation

59.2%

Employment Rate

3.6%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Allen County, Kansas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Iola57035454-249-4.37%
Humboldt19531847-106-5.43%
La Harpe578546-32-5.54%
Gas564520-44-7.80%
Moran558517-41-7.35%
Savonburg109103-6-5.50%
Elsmore7773-4-5.19%
Mildred2826-2-7.14%
Bassett1514-1-6.67%
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
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