Barton County, Kansas Population 2018

Barton County, Kansas's estimated population is 26,476 with a growth rate of -2.71% 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
201726,476-738-2.71%
201627,2143031.13%
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
White25,106
Some Other Race983
Two or More Races583
Black or African American357
American Indian and Alaska Native77
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander57
Asian51

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

Barton 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

Barton County, Kansas Median Age

40.1


Total

38.6


Male

41.7


Female

Barton County, Kansas Adults

There are 20,574 adults, (4,762 of which are seniors) in Barton County, Kansas.

Barton County, Kansas Age Dependency

72.2

Age Dependency Ratio

30.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42

Child Dependency Ratio

Barton County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

13,661

50.20%

Male

13,553

49.80%

Barton County, Kansas Households and Families

Barton County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Barton County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.4%15.6%
All68.3%31.7%
Male59.2%40.8%
Non Family56.6%43.4%
Female34.5%65.5%

68.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Barton County, Kansas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All11,2552.3768.3
Married5,6762.9884.4
Non Family3,8431.1656.6
Female1,2333.2234.5
Male5032.759.2

2.93

Average Family Size

2.37

Average Household Size

6.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

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 Grade9435.19%
9th to 12th Grade1,4618.04%
High School Graduate5,85732.22%
Some College4,61925.41%
Associates Degree2,26112.44%
Bachelors Degree2,12511.69%
Graduate Degree9115.01%

Barton County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White15,94114,4882,880
Hispanic1,65682675
Other Race48122131
Black250152
Multiple Races24921651
Islander5757
Native American49292
Asian413232

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 78.05%.

Barton County, Kansas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,580$38,650$24,357
Less Than High School$22,588$30,533$12,278
High School Grad$26,918$32,598$21,108
Some College$31,522$40,868$23,935
Bachelors Degree$40,667$49,018$35,085
Graduate Degree$51,002$51,678$49,145

$31,580

Average Earnings

$38,650

Average Male

$24,357

Average Female

Barton County, Kansas Language

Barton County, Kansas Language by Age

Barton County, Kansas Language

87.28% of Barton County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 12.72% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 11.60% of the population.

Barton County, Kansas Poverty

Barton County, Kansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White22,0102,88213.09%
Hispanic3,8141,10228.89%
Other95626127.30%
Multiple5649015.96%
Black3288525.91%
Islander5757100.00%
Native723041.67%

15.48%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.80%

Male Poverty Rate

17.15%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Barton County, Kansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Barton County, Kansas is Islander, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Barton County, Kansas is White, with 13.09% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.11%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.59%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.48%.

Barton County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School23.73%
High School15.60%
Some College8.14%
Bachelors or Greater4.66%

Barton County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed39.45%
Female Unemployed26.28%
Female Employed8.61%
Male Employed6.31%

Barton County, Kansas Income

Barton County, Kansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$44,449$60,658
Families$59,401$72,875
Married Families$70,233$
Non Families$26,580$34,145

Barton County, Kansas Marital Status

Barton County, Kansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.3%

Male Marriage Rate

52.4%

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 35To44.

Barton County, Kansas Marital Status by Race

Barton County, Kansas Veterans

Barton County, Kansas Veterans by War

1,913

Number of Veterans

1,863

Male Veterans

50

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam733
Korea287
First Gulf War224
Second Gulf War205
World War II176

Barton County, Kansas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+640
65 to 74634
55 to 64301
35 to 54216
18 to 34122

Barton County, Kansas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,7809.29%
Hispanic823.76%
Black5016.08%
Other467.18%
2 or More3713.45%

Barton County, Kansas Veterans by Education

11.06%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.39%

Veteran Disability Rate

Barton County, Kansas Employment Status

Barton County, Kansas Employment by Age

66.6%

Labor Force Participation

62.8%

Employment Rate

5.5%

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