Bourbon County, Kansas Population 2020

Bourbon County, Kansas's estimated population is 14,676 with a growth rate of 0.23% 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
201814,653-23-0.16%
201714,676340.23%
201614,642-100-0.68%
201514,742-56-0.38%
201414,798-38-0.26%
201314,836-42-0.28%
201214,878-66-0.44%
201114,944-192-1.27%
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%

How Many People Live in Bourbon County, Kansas?

14,676

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White13,61092.57%
Black or African American4733.22%
Two or More Races4022.73%
Asian1330.90%
American Indian and Alaska Native710.48%
Some Other Race130.09%

Bourbon County, Kansas Population Pyramid 2020

Bourbon County, Kansas Median Age

39.3


Total

36.4


Male

41.7


Female

Bourbon County, Kansas Adults

There are 10,921 adults, (2,818 of whom are seniors) in Bourbon County, Kansas.

Bourbon County, Kansas Age Dependency

81.4

Age Dependency Ratio

34.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

46.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Bourbon County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

7,459

50.73%

Male

7,243

49.27%

Bourbon County, Kansas Households and Families

Bourbon County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Bourbon County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.5%15.5%
All69.9%30.1%
Female55.9%44.1%
Non Family52.9%47.1%
Male49.5%50.5%

69.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,7222.4969.9
Married3,0313.1684.5
Non Family1,8811.1652.9
Female6063.1255.9
Male2043.0949.5

3.04

Average Family Size

2.49

Average Household Size

5.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Bourbon County, Kansas Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3413.56%
9th to 12th Grade5055.28%
High School Graduate2,94830.81%
Some College2,80029.26%
Associates Degree1,00210.47%
Bachelors Degree1,31313.72%
Graduate Degree6596.89%

Bourbon County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White8,9348,1751,951
Black20817011
Hispanic182172
Multiple Races13710110
Asian6262
Native American4542
Other Race3

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 21.84%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,528$37,440$25,162
Less Than High School$18,354$20,833$10,978
High School Grad$30,792$34,309$24,157
Some College$29,637$37,471$24,013
Bachelors Degree$42,443$46,652$38,281
Graduate Degree$49,464$90,714$37,417

$31,528

Average Earnings

$37,440

Average Male

$25,162

Average Female

Bourbon County, Kansas Language

Bourbon County, Kansas Language by Age

Bourbon County, Kansas Language

98.52% of Bourbon County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 1.48% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 0.78% of the population.

Bourbon County, Kansas Poverty

Bourbon County, Kansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White12,9081,82014.10%
Black37420655.08%
Multiple38416442.71%
Hispanic35815041.90%
Native691927.54%
Other33100.00%

16.62%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.33%

Male Poverty Rate

16.89%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bourbon County, Kansas

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bourbon County, Kansas is White, with 14.10% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.75%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.66%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.44%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School28.77%
High School15.18%
Some College11.40%
Bachelors or Greater3.96%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed69.44%
Male Unemployed19.83%
Male Employed10.17%
Female Employed9.02%

Bourbon County, Kansas Income

Bourbon County, Kansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$40,733$57,238
Families$51,250$66,249
Married Families$62,977-
Non Families$21,153$35,961

Bourbon County, Kansas Marital Status

Bourbon County, Kansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.6%

Male Marriage Rate

52.6%

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 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Bourbon County, Kansas Marital Status by Race

Bourbon County, Kansas Veterans

921

Number of Veterans

876

Male Veterans

45

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam420
Second Gulf War127
World War II113
First Gulf War110
Korea70

Bourbon County, Kansas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White8778.61%
Hispanic168.21%
2 or More157.77%
Indian1524.59%
Black113.04%
Other3100.00%

Bourbon County, Kansas Veterans by Education

9.98%

Veteran Poverty Rate

47.96%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bourbon County, Kansas Employment Status

57.9%

Labor Force Participation

56.1%

Employment Rate

2.5%

Unemployment Rate

Bourbon County, Kansas Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

69.55%

Born in Kansas

98.24%

Native Born

1.76%

Foreign Born

0.24%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.24% of Bourbon County, Kansas residents were born in the United States, with 69.55% having been born in Kansas. 0.24% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

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%
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
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