Bourbon County, Kansas Population 2018

Bourbon County, Kansas's estimated population is 14,754 with a growth rate of 0.02% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Bourbon County, Kansas is the 34th largest county in Kansas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201714,75430.02%
201614,751790.54%
201614,672-64-0.43%
201514,736-58-0.39%
201414,794-34-0.23%
201314,828-46-0.31%
201214,874-67-0.45%
201114,941-195-1.29%
201015,1361701.14%
199014,966-1,003-6.28%
198015,9697544.96%
197015,215-875-5.44%
196016,090-3,063-15.99%
195019,153-1,791-8.55%
194020,944-1,442-6.44%
193022,386-812-3.50%
192023,198-809-3.37%
191024,007-705-2.85%
190024,712-3,863-13.52%
189028,5758,98445.86%
188019,5914,51529.95%
187015,0768,975147.11%
18606,1010.00%

Bourbon County, Kansas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White13,701
Black or African American516
Two or More Races248
American Indian and Alaska Native136
Asian122
Some Other Race28

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

Bourbon 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

Bourbon County, Kansas Median Age

38.1


Total

34.9


Male

41.6


Female

Bourbon County, Kansas Adults

There are 11,034 adults, (2,670 of which are seniors) in Bourbon County, Kansas.

Bourbon County, Kansas Age Dependency

76.5

Age Dependency Ratio

32

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Bourbon County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

7,475

50.67%

Male

7,276

49.33%

Bourbon County, Kansas Households and Families

Bourbon County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Bourbon County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.8%17.2%
All69.2%30.8%
Female58%42%
Non Family54.1%45.9%
Male34.7%65.3%

69.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Bourbon County, Kansas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,6282.5569.2
Married3,0273.0782.8
Non Family1,7171.2154.1
Female6653.4758
Male219334.7

3.04

Average Family Size

2.55

Average Household Size

5.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.9%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Bourbon County, Kansas Households

Bourbon County, Kansas Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3253.40%
9th to 12th Grade5876.14%
High School Graduate2,83029.60%
Some College2,65627.78%
Associates Degree1,08611.36%
Bachelors Degree1,35214.14%
Graduate Degree7267.59%

Bourbon County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White8,9878,1412,043
Black22119113
Hispanic159143
Multiple Races79664
Native American7671
Asian535118
Other Race1313

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 33.96%.

Bourbon County, Kansas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,845$35,644$24,915
Less Than High School$22,019$27,639$9,188
High School Grad$27,840$31,488$22,449
Some College$29,931$36,048$23,431
Bachelors Degree$36,750$42,005$32,656
Graduate Degree$52,500$78,661$47,434

$30,845

Average Earnings

$35,644

Average Male

$24,915

Average Female

Bourbon County, Kansas Language

Bourbon County, Kansas Language by Age

Bourbon County, Kansas Language

98.07% of Bourbon County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 1.93% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Asian, which is spoken by 0.79% of the population.

Bourbon County, Kansas Poverty

Bourbon County, Kansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White13,0821,92314.70%
Black43122953.13%
Hispanic33218154.52%
Multiple24111246.47%
Native1303930.00%
Other222090.91%
Asian10654.72%

17.39%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.09%

Male Poverty Rate

18.65%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bourbon County, Kansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Bourbon County, Kansas is Other, with 90.91% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bourbon County, Kansas is Asian, with 4.72% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.07%. Among those working part-time, it was 27.21%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.57%.

Bourbon County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School20.12%
Some College13.20%
High School12.55%
Bachelors or Greater6.35%

Bourbon County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed25.58%
Male Unemployed25.21%
Female Employed10.37%
Male Employed8.79%

Bourbon County, Kansas Income

Bourbon County, Kansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$41,529$53,722
Families$52,294$62,942
Married Families$62,969$
Non Families$20,026$28,950

Bourbon County, Kansas Marital Status

Bourbon County, Kansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.2%

Male Marriage Rate

52.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Bourbon County, Kansas Married by Age and Sex

Bourbon 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 55To64.

Bourbon County, Kansas Marital Status by Race

Bourbon County, Kansas Veterans

Bourbon County, Kansas Veterans by War

991

Number of Veterans

952

Male Veterans

39

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam429
First Gulf War150
Second Gulf War113
Korea91
World War II68

Bourbon County, Kansas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74295
75+276
55 to 64176
18 to 34131
35 to 54113

Bourbon County, Kansas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White9469.21%
Black205.22%
Indian1917.59%
2 or More43.13%
Hispanic21.14%
Other215.38%

Bourbon County, Kansas Veterans by Education

7.91%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.76%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bourbon County, Kansas Employment Status

Bourbon County, Kansas Employment by Age

59.5%

Labor Force Participation

57.6%

Employment Rate

2.5%

Unemployment Rate

Bourbon County, Kansas Employment by Race

Bourbon County, Kansas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Bourbon County, Kansas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Fort Scott80877773-314-3.88%
Bronson323312-11-3.41%
Uniontown272267-5-1.84%
Fulton163159-4-2.45%
Redfield146142-4-2.74%
Mapleton8482-2-2.38%
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