Barber County, Kansas Population 2019

Barber County, Kansas's estimated population is 4,586 with a growth rate of -2.05% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Barber County, Kansas is the 71st largest county in Kansas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20174,586-96-2.05%
20164,682-146-3.02%
20154,828-58-1.19%
20144,886-28-0.57%
20134,914420.86%
20124,872-54-1.10%
20114,926701.44%
20104,856-1,018-17.33%
19905,874-674-10.29%
19806,548-468-6.67%
19707,016-1,697-19.48%
19608,7131922.25%
19508,521-552-6.08%
19409,073-1,105-10.86%
193010,1784394.51%
19209,739-177-1.78%
19109,9163,32250.38%
19006,594-1,379-17.30%
18907,9735,312199.62%
18802,6610.00%

Barber County, Kansas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White4,684
Two or More Races77
American Indian and Alaska Native76
Asian33
Black or African American33
Some Other Race2

Barber County, Kansas Population Pyramid 2019

Barber County, Kansas Median Age

43.4


Total

43.8


Male

42.4


Female

Barber County, Kansas Adults

There are 3,730 adults, (1,036 of whom are seniors) in Barber County, Kansas.

Barber County, Kansas Age Dependency

82.1

Age Dependency Ratio

38.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Barber County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

2,380

48.52%

Male

2,525

51.48%

Barber County, Kansas Households and Families

Barber County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Barber County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male87.5%12.5%
Married83.8%16.2%
All69.4%30.6%
Non Family55.9%44.1%
Female33.3%66.7%

69.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,9672.4769.4
Married1,0303.2683.8
Non Family7671.1755.9
Female1383.5933.3
Male323.4487.5

3.24

Average Family Size

2.47

Average Household Size

4.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Barber County, Kansas Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade722.11%
9th to 12th Grade1805.28%
High School Graduate1,20735.39%
Some College97928.70%
Associates Degree2938.59%
Bachelors Degree39311.52%
Graduate Degree2878.41%

Barber County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,2382,991650
Hispanic52515
Multiple Races46461
Asian332924
Black2929
Native American1313
Other Race21

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 72.73%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,760$44,694$21,875
Less Than High School$34,625$49,000$20,625
High School Grad$26,371$36,902$15,924
Some College$30,550$47,143$18,750
Bachelors Degree$40,662$41,250$40,481
Graduate Degree$62,159$75,341$48,824

$31,760

Average Earnings

$44,694

Average Male

$21,875

Average Female

Barber County, Kansas Language

Barber County, Kansas Language by Age

Barber County, Kansas Language

95.51% of Barber County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 4.49% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.14% of the population.

Barber County, Kansas Poverty

Barber County, Kansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,46851711.57%
Hispanic15513889.03%
Native766078.95%
Asian332884.85%
Black331751.52%
Multiple761215.79%
Other2150.00%

15.95%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.37%

Male Poverty Rate

15.49%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Barber County, Kansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Barber County, Kansas is Hispanic, with 89.03% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Barber County, Kansas is White, with 11.57% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.61%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.87%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.31%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School20.00%
High School18.01%
Some College10.21%
Bachelors or Greater8.26%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed58.82%
Male Unemployed44.44%
Female Employed6.89%
Male Employed6.22%

Barber County, Kansas Income

Barber County, Kansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$52,075$68,222
Families$69,583$84,103
Married Families$72,125$
Non Families$25,489$42,373

Barber County, Kansas Marital Status

Barber County, Kansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.6%

Male Marriage Rate

54.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Barber County, Kansas Married by Age and Sex

Barber County, Kansas Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Barber County, Kansas Marital Status by Race

Barber County, Kansas Veterans

340

Number of Veterans

329

Male Veterans

11

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam140
Second Gulf War54
Korea23
World War II14
First Gulf War13

Barber County, Kansas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3349.26%
2 or More613.04%
Hispanic11.92%

Barber County, Kansas Veterans by Education

12.13%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.99%

Veteran Disability Rate

Barber County, Kansas Employment Status

64.3%

Labor Force Participation

62.6%

Employment Rate

2.5%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Barber County, Kansas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Medicine Lodge20091930-79-3.93%
Kiowa1026980-46-4.48%
Hardtner172168-4-2.33%
Sharon158154-4-2.53%
Hazelton9391-2-2.15%
Isabel9088-2-2.22%
Sun City5352-1-1.89%
  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