Bourbon County, Kansas Population 2019

Bourbon County, Kansas's estimated population is 14,754 with a growth rate of 0.56% 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
201714,754820.56%
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
White13,687
Black or African American478
Two or More Races324
Asian126
American Indian and Alaska Native109
Some Other Race33

Bourbon County, Kansas Population Pyramid 2019

Bourbon County, Kansas Median Age

39.3


Total

36.3


Male

41.8


Female

Bourbon County, Kansas Adults

There are 10,989 adults, (2,748 of whom are seniors) in Bourbon County, Kansas.

Bourbon County, Kansas Age Dependency

79.1

Age Dependency Ratio

33.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Bourbon County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

7,442

50.43%

Male

7,315

49.57%

Bourbon County, Kansas Households and Families

Bourbon County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Bourbon County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.7%14.3%
All70.5%29.5%
Female56.2%43.8%
Non Family52.7%47.3%
Male40.8%59.2%

70.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,6222.5570.5
Married3,0323.1785.7
Non Family1,8341.2252.7
Female5823.3456.2
Male1743.0840.8

3.1

Average Family Size

2.55

Average Household Size

4.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Bourbon County, Kansas Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3663.83%
9th to 12th Grade5525.77%
High School Graduate2,97931.14%
Some College2,80729.35%
Associates Degree1,03010.77%
Bachelors Degree1,19112.45%
Graduate Degree6406.69%

Bourbon County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White8,9848,1481,813
Black19216612
Hispanic170142
Multiple Races99766
Native American6661
Asian5454
Other Race1916

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 asian people with a rate of 20.18%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,283$34,837$24,968
Less Than High School$20,221$23,000$10,446
High School Grad$28,810$32,922$23,545
Some College$28,892$35,319$24,153
Bachelors Degree$39,414$41,452$34,063
Graduate Degree$50,363$87,888$41,765

$30,283

Average Earnings

$34,837

Average Male

$24,968

Average Female

Bourbon County, Kansas Language

Bourbon County, Kansas Language by Age

Bourbon County, Kansas Language

98.12% of Bourbon County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 1.88% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian, 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
White13,0181,96415.09%
Black38119952.23%
Hispanic33917752.21%
Multiple31312840.89%
Native1033735.92%
Other2424100.00%

17.56%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.12%

Male Poverty Rate

17.02%

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 15.09% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.23%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.68%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.87%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School23.21%
High School15.51%
Some College12.19%
Bachelors or Greater4.47%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed31.43%
Male Employed10.83%
Female Employed9.03%
Male Unemployed8.16%

Bourbon County, Kansas Income

Bourbon County, Kansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$39,379$52,480
Families$51,136$62,378
Married Families$60,182$
Non Families$20,121$29,045

Bourbon County, Kansas Marital Status

Bourbon County, Kansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.1%

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

938

Number of Veterans

909

Male Veterans

29

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam392
Second Gulf War134
First Gulf War124
World War II93
Korea59

Bourbon County, Kansas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White8838.62%
Black349.29%
Indian1821.43%
Hispanic31.62%
Other315.79%

Bourbon County, Kansas Veterans by Education

10.25%

Veteran Poverty Rate

39.03%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bourbon County, Kansas Employment Status

58%

Labor Force Participation

56.3%

Employment Rate

2.2%

Unemployment Rate

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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