Brown County, Kansas Population 2018

Brown County, Kansas's estimated population is 9,641 with a growth rate of -1.72% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Brown County, Kansas is the 42nd largest county in Kansas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20179,641-169-1.72%
20169,8101681.74%
20169,642-62-0.64%
20159,704-79-0.81%
20149,783-128-1.29%
20139,911460.47%
20129,865-107-1.07%
20119,97240.04%
20109,968-1,160-10.42%
199011,128-827-6.92%
198011,9552702.31%
197011,685-1,544-11.67%
196013,229-1,422-9.71%
195014,651-2,744-15.77%
194017,395-3,158-15.37%
193020,553-396-1.89%
192020,949-365-1.71%
191021,314-1,055-4.72%
190022,3691,5737.56%
189020,7967,97962.25%
188012,8175,99487.85%
18706,8234,216161.72%
18602,6070.00%

Brown County, Kansas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White8,408
American Indian and Alaska Native814
Two or More Races338
Black or African American152
Asian65
Some Other Race22
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander11

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

Brown County, Kansas Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Brown County, Kansas Median Age

42.9


Total

42


Male

43.6


Female

Brown County, Kansas Adults

There are 7,348 adults, (1,864 of which are seniors) in Brown County, Kansas.

Brown County, Kansas Age Dependency

78.8

Age Dependency Ratio

34

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Brown County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

5,081

51.79%

Male

4,729

48.21%

Brown County, Kansas Households and Families

Brown County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Brown County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82%18%
All69.7%30.3%
Male64.8%35.2%
Non Family57%43%
Female46.9%53.1%

69.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Brown County, Kansas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,0252.4169.7
Married2,135382
Non Family1,3721.0857
Female3563.6546.9
Male1623.1264.8

3.01

Average Family Size

2.41

Average Household Size

4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Brown County, Kansas Households

Brown County, Kansas Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1502.25%
9th to 12th Grade3244.85%
High School Graduate2,62839.37%
Some College1,70725.57%
Associates Degree5267.88%
Bachelors Degree79211.87%
Graduate Degree5488.21%

Brown County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White5,8005,4031,229
Native American47443652
Hispanic18515511
Multiple Races13312929
Black11711013
Asian454212
Other Race15125
Islander44

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 33.33%.

Brown County, Kansas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,781$34,384$21,581
Less Than High School$23,350$30,795$13,977
High School Grad$22,873$31,328$16,455
Some College$29,018$35,256$21,207
Bachelors Degree$39,688$48,142$28,472
Graduate Degree$50,739$53,750$49,236

$29,781

Average Earnings

$34,384

Average Male

$21,581

Average Female

Brown County, Kansas Language

Brown County, Kansas Language by Age

Brown County, Kansas Language

98.00% of Brown County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 2.00% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.91% of the population.

Brown County, Kansas Poverty

Brown County, Kansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White8,1161,00712.41%
Native81423829.24%
Hispanic36813336.14%
Multiple3353811.34%
Asian591830.51%
Other22836.36%
Black14664.11%

14.51%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.54%

Male Poverty Rate

16.33%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Brown County, Kansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Brown County, Kansas is Other, with 36.36% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Brown County, Kansas is Black, with 4.11% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.48%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.37%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.84%.

Brown County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School19.13%
High School15.20%
Some College11.43%
Bachelors or Greater2.55%

Brown County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed54.72%
Female Unemployed54.07%
Female Employed8.03%
Male Employed6.56%

Brown County, Kansas Income

Brown County, Kansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$44,672$56,133
Families$53,337$66,336
Married Families$58,207$
Non Families$25,897$34,661

Brown County, Kansas Marital Status

Brown County, Kansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

57.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.4%

Male Marriage Rate

56.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Brown County, Kansas Married by Age and Sex

Brown County, Kansas Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Brown County, Kansas Marital Status by Race

Brown County, Kansas Veterans

Brown County, Kansas Veterans by War

840

Number of Veterans

795

Male Veterans

45

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam404
First Gulf War137
Second Gulf War114
Korea64
World War II38

Brown County, Kansas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74265
55 to 64223
75+156
35 to 54122
18 to 3474

Brown County, Kansas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White69510.81%
Indian8214.39%
2 or More3622.36%
Black2117.65%
Hispanic73.41%
Hawaiian4100.00%
Other211.11%

Brown County, Kansas Veterans by Education

8.41%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.50%

Veteran Disability Rate

Brown County, Kansas Employment Status

Brown County, Kansas Employment by Age

63.4%

Labor Force Participation

60.9%

Employment Rate

3.9%

Unemployment Rate

Brown County, Kansas Employment by Race

Brown County, Kansas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Brown County, Kansas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Hiawatha31723065-107-3.37%
Sabetha 25712584130.51%
Horton17761702-74-4.17%
Everest284278-6-2.11%
Fairview260253-7-2.69%
Robinson234229-5-2.14%
Morrill230225-5-2.17%
Reserve8482-2-2.38%
Powhattan7775-2-2.60%
Hamlin4645-1-2.17%
Willis3837-1-2.63%
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