Allen County, Kansas Population 2018

Allen County, Kansas's estimated population is 12,519 with a growth rate of -3.34% 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
201712,519-432-3.34%
201612,9513042.40%
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
White12,117
Two or More Races454
Black or African American245
Some Other Race65
American Indian and Alaska Native35
Asian21
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander14

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

Allen County, Kansas Population Pyramid 2018

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

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

Allen County, Kansas Median Age

41.7


Total

40.9


Male

44.1


Female

Allen County, Kansas Adults

There are 9,959 adults, (2,551 of which are seniors) in Allen County, Kansas.

Allen County, Kansas Age Dependency

74.8

Age Dependency Ratio

34.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Allen County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

6,531

50.43%

Male

6,420

49.57%

Allen County, Kansas Households and Families

Allen County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Allen County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.8%14.2%
All72.1%27.9%
Non Family62.7%37.3%
Female53.1%46.9%
Male37%63%

72.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Allen County, Kansas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,3032.3772.1
Married2,5853.0185.8
Non Family2,0361.2162.7
Female4633.353.1
Male2193.637

2.97

Average Family Size

2.37

Average Household Size

6.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Allen County, Kansas Households

Allen County, Kansas Education

Allen County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2693.06%
9th to 12th Grade5726.51%
High School Graduate2,86132.58%
Some College2,36426.92%
Associates Degree1,10712.61%
Bachelors Degree1,04311.88%
Graduate Degree5666.45%

Allen County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White8,1897,4491,497
Hispanic23419074
Multiple Races16312811
Black15414623
Other Race3823
Native American25194
Asian155
Islander1111

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 31.62%.

Allen County, Kansas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,305$34,682$23,770
Less Than High School$35,313$40,268$18,438
High School Grad$26,017$30,512$20,486
Some College$27,725$34,504$22,225
Bachelors Degree$38,134$42,361$37,127
Graduate Degree$49,412$57,381$37,328

$29,305

Average Earnings

$34,682

Average Male

$23,770

Average Female

Allen County, Kansas Language

Allen County, Kansas Language by Age

Allen County, Kansas Language

98.39% of Allen County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 1.61% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.90% of the population.

Allen County, Kansas Poverty

Allen County, Kansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White11,3451,64214.47%
Multiple43817539.95%
Black2285222.81%
Hispanic389328.23%
Native351337.14%
Other49816.33%

15.41%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.03%

Male Poverty Rate

17.80%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Allen County, Kansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Allen County, Kansas is Multiple, with 39.95% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Allen County, Kansas is Hispanic, with 8.23% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.27%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.97%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.45%.

Allen County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School29.04%
High School13.35%
Some College12.56%
Bachelors or Greater5.16%

Allen County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed38.58%
Female Unemployed30.14%
Female Employed8.18%
Male Employed4.04%

Allen County, Kansas Income

Allen County, Kansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$40,911$51,281
Families$53,299$63,199
Married Families$61,810$
Non Families$24,476$30,163

Allen County, Kansas Marital Status

Allen County, Kansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

50.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.5%

Male Marriage Rate

51.5%

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

Allen County, Kansas Marital Status by Race

Allen County, Kansas Veterans

Allen County, Kansas Veterans by War

1,127

Number of Veterans

1,077

Male Veterans

50

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam446
World War II159
First Gulf War124
Korea122
Second Gulf War67

Allen County, Kansas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+361
65 to 74311
55 to 64233
35 to 54183
18 to 3439

Allen County, Kansas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,10611.77%
Hispanic2910.62%
2 or More115.05%
Black83.85%
Indian25.71%

Allen County, Kansas Veterans by Education

6.49%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.27%

Veteran Disability Rate

Allen County, Kansas Employment Status

Allen County, Kansas Employment by Age

60.2%

Labor Force Participation

56.9%

Employment Rate

5.3%

Unemployment Rate

Allen County, Kansas Employment by Race

Allen County, Kansas Employment by Education

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%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990