Atchison County, Kansas Population 2018

Atchison County, Kansas's estimated population is 16,332 with a growth rate of -1.36% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Atchison County, Kansas is the 31st largest county in Kansas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201716,332-225-1.36%
201616,5571841.12%
201616,373-41-0.25%
201516,414-110-0.67%
201416,524-164-0.98%
201316,688-86-0.51%
201216,774200.12%
201116,754-104-0.62%
201016,858-74-0.44%
199016,932-1,465-7.96%
198018,397-768-4.01%
197019,165-1,733-8.29%
196020,898-598-2.78%
195021,496-726-3.27%
194022,222-1,723-7.20%
193023,9455342.28%
192023,411-4,696-16.71%
191028,107-499-1.74%
190028,6061,8486.91%
189026,758900.34%
188026,66811,16171.97%
187015,5077,778100.63%
18607,7290.00%

Atchison County, Kansas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White15,023
Two or More Races711
Black or African American652
American Indian and Alaska Native83
Some Other Race41
Asian37
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander10

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

Atchison County, Kansas 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

Atchison County, Kansas Median Age

36.6


Total

34.6


Male

38


Female

Atchison County, Kansas Adults

There are 12,683 adults, (2,666 of which are seniors) in Atchison County, Kansas.

Atchison County, Kansas Age Dependency

65.3

Age Dependency Ratio

26.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Atchison County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

8,511

51.40%

Male

8,046

48.60%

Atchison County, Kansas Households and Families

Atchison County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Atchison County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.1%17.9%
All71%29%
Non Family64%36%
Male57.1%42.9%
Female51.2%48.8%

71.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Atchison County, Kansas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,0572.571
Married2,8493.2682.1
Non Family2,3481.2564
Female5293.5151.2
Male3313.2757.1

3.22

Average Family Size

2.5

Average Household Size

4.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Atchison County, Kansas Households

Atchison County, Kansas Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2292.23%
9th to 12th Grade5315.17%
High School Graduate4,26041.47%
Some College2,39523.31%
Associates Degree8137.91%
Bachelors Degree1,33613.00%
Graduate Degree7096.90%

Atchison County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White9,4058,7551,876
Black51646994
Hispanic20016824
Multiple Races14311241
Native American413910
Other Race666

The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.

Atchison County, Kansas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,949$41,561$20,679
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$30,055$42,947$17,912
Some College$25,867$36,763$19,627
Bachelors Degree$40,219$42,500$36,250
Graduate Degree$46,625$57,368$43,906

$31,949

Average Earnings

$41,561

Average Male

$20,679

Average Female

Atchison County, Kansas Language

Atchison County, Kansas Language by Age

Atchison County, Kansas Language

98.47% of Atchison County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 1.53% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 0.78% of the population.

Atchison County, Kansas Poverty

Atchison County, Kansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White13,6592,62619.23%
Multiple63512119.06%
Hispanic35911331.48%
Black6178113.13%

19.23%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.62%

Male Poverty Rate

20.78%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Atchison County, Kansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Atchison County, Kansas is Hispanic, with 31.48% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Atchison County, Kansas is Black, with 13.13% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.59%. Among those working part-time, it was 30.72%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.41%.

Atchison County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School27.87%
Some College14.58%
High School13.55%
Bachelors or Greater7.50%

Atchison County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed71.64%
Male Unemployed35.69%
Female Employed12.45%
Male Employed10.48%

Atchison County, Kansas Income

Atchison County, Kansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$46,103$58,862
Families$56,687$73,447
Married Families$62,448$
Non Families$23,582$34,754

Atchison County, Kansas Marital Status

Atchison County, Kansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

45.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.3%

Male Marriage Rate

43.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Atchison County, Kansas Married by Age and Sex

Atchison County, Kansas Marriage

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

Atchison County, Kansas Marital Status by Race

Atchison County, Kansas Veterans

Atchison County, Kansas Veterans by War

1,141

Number of Veterans

1,027

Male Veterans

114

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam377
First Gulf War210
Second Gulf War140
Korea134
World War II68

Atchison County, Kansas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54350
65 to 74285
75+262
55 to 64172
18 to 3472

Atchison County, Kansas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,0478.97%
Black7813.27%
2 or More165.37%
Hispanic154.85%

Atchison County, Kansas Veterans by Education

8.78%

Veteran Poverty Rate

23.44%

Veteran Disability Rate

Atchison County, Kansas Employment Status

Atchison County, Kansas Employment by Age

62.5%

Labor Force Participation

58.3%

Employment Rate

6.7%

Unemployment Rate

Atchison County, Kansas Employment by Race

Atchison County, Kansas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Atchison County, Kansas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Atchison1102610679-347-3.15%
Effingham544517-27-4.96%
Lancaster298290-8-2.68%
Muscotah176171-5-2.84%
Huron7573-2-2.67%
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