Barton County, Kansas Population 2018

Barton County, Kansas's estimated population is 26,476 with a growth rate of -1.62% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Barton County, Kansas is the 22nd largest county in Kansas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201727,0675912.23%
201726,476-435-1.62%
201626,911-252-0.93%
201527,163-166-0.61%
201427,329-129-0.47%
201327,458-79-0.29%
201227,537-166-0.60%
201127,703290.10%
201027,674-1,708-5.81%
199029,382-1,961-6.26%
198031,3436802.22%
197030,663-1,705-5.27%
196032,3682,4598.22%
195029,9094,89919.59%
194025,0105,23426.47%
193019,7761,3547.35%
192018,4225463.05%
191017,8764,09229.69%
190013,7846124.65%
189013,1722,85427.66%
188010,31810,316515800.00%
187020.00%

Barton County, Kansas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White25,091
Some Other Race702
Two or More Races571
Black or African American373
American Indian and Alaska Native206
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander76
Asian48

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Barton County, Kansas Population Pyramid 2018

2004006008001,000 Male Population2004006008001,000 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Barton County, Kansas Median Age

39.6


Total

38.2


Male

41.1


Female

Barton County, Kansas Adults

There are 20,540 adults, (4,820 of whom are seniors) in Barton County, Kansas.

Barton County, Kansas Age Dependency

72.2

Age Dependency Ratio

30.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Barton County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

13,622

50.33%

Male

13,445

49.67%

Barton County, Kansas Households and Families

Barton County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Barton County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.8%16.2%
All68.7%31.3%
Male59%41%
Non Family58.6%41.4%
Female34.5%65.5%

68.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Barton County, Kansas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All11,2882.3668.7
Married5,6732.8983.8
Non Family3,8291.258.6
Female1,2253.2734.5
Male5612.8459

2.86

Average Family Size

2.36

Average Household Size

7.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.6%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Barton County, Kansas Households

Barton County, Kansas Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade8254.52%
9th to 12th Grade1,4427.90%
High School Graduate5,96032.65%
Some College4,65725.51%
Associates Degree2,28312.51%
Bachelors Degree2,16111.84%
Graduate Degree9255.07%

Barton County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White15,87914,5452,835
Hispanic1,792974154
Other Race36219340
Black25017910
Multiple Races23720371
Native American14110342
Islander6565
Asian483939

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 81.25%.

Barton County, Kansas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,279$40,842$25,244
Less Than High School$21,538$31,515$11,946
High School Grad$26,889$34,341$20,872
Some College$33,825$42,432$26,941
Bachelors Degree$41,098$50,278$33,598
Graduate Degree$53,445$55,000$51,394

$33,279

Average Earnings

$40,842

Average Male

$25,244

Average Female

Barton County, Kansas Language

Barton County, Kansas Language by Age

Barton County, Kansas Language

88.22% of Barton County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 11.78% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 10.87% of the population.

Barton County, Kansas Poverty

Barton County, Kansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White21,7892,99913.76%
Hispanic3,8461,00226.05%
Other67114321.31%
Black3459527.54%
Multiple5529216.67%
Islander766585.53%
Native1973115.74%
Asian481020.83%

15.65%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.65%

Male Poverty Rate

17.63%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Barton County, Kansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Barton County, Kansas is Islander, with 85.53% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Barton County, Kansas is White, with 13.76% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.49%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.35%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.61%.

Barton County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School25.51%
High School15.85%
Some College8.96%
Bachelors or Greater5.88%

Barton County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed47.58%
Female Unemployed26.39%
Female Employed8.22%
Male Employed6.75%

Barton County, Kansas Income

Barton County, Kansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$46,070$62,205
Families$62,281$75,570
Married Families$72,125$86,885
Non Families$25,774$32,786

Barton County, Kansas Marital Status

Barton County, Kansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.7%

Male Marriage Rate

53.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Barton County, Kansas Married by Age and Sex

Barton County, Kansas Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45To54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Barton County, Kansas Marital Status by Race


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Barton County, Kansas Veterans

Barton County, Kansas Veterans by War

1,785

Number of Veterans

1,699

Male Veterans

86

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam591
Korea299
First Gulf War264
Second Gulf War198
World War II160

Barton County, Kansas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+611
65 to 74547
55 to 64246
35 to 54235
18 to 34146

Barton County, Kansas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,7339.05%
Hispanic592.63%
Black3410.76%
2 or More155.38%
Other30.62%

Barton County, Kansas Veterans by Education

15.61%

Veteran Poverty Rate

41.27%

Veteran Disability Rate

Barton County, Kansas Employment Status

Barton County, Kansas Employment by Age

66.8%

Labor Force Participation

63.9%

Employment Rate

4.2%

Unemployment Rate

Barton County, Kansas Employment by Race

Barton County, Kansas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Barton County, Kansas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Great Bend1599515535-460-2.88%
Hoisington27062586-120-4.43%
Ellinwood21312037-94-4.41%
Claflin645624-21-3.26%
Pawnee Rock252234-18-7.14%
Albert175170-5-2.86%
Olmitz114111-3-2.63%
Galatia3938-1-2.56%
Susank3433-1-2.94%
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