Butler County, Kansas Population 2018

Butler County, Kansas's estimated population is 66,878 with a growth rate of 0.35% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Butler County, Kansas is the 8th largest county in Kansas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201766,260-618-0.92%
201766,8782300.35%
201666,6483980.60%
201566,2503830.58%
201465,8672090.32%
201365,658-4-0.01%
201265,662-164-0.25%
201165,826-80-0.12%
201065,90615,32630.30%
199050,5805,79812.95%
198044,7826,12415.84%
197038,6582630.68%
196038,3957,39423.85%
195031,001-1,012-3.16%
194032,013-3,891-10.84%
193035,904-7,938-18.11%
192043,84220,78390.13%
191023,059-304-1.30%
190023,363-692-2.88%
189024,0555,46929.43%
188018,58615,551512.39%
18703,0352,598594.51%
18604370.00%

Butler County, Kansas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White61,854
Black or African American1,461
Two or More Races1,422
Asian767
American Indian and Alaska Native543
Some Other Race200
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander13

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Butler County, Kansas Population Pyramid 2018

5001,0001,5002,0002,5003,000 Male Population5001,0001,5002,0002,5003,000 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Butler County, Kansas Median Age

38.1


Total

36.4


Male

39.8


Female

Butler County, Kansas Adults

There are 49,076 adults, (9,282 of whom are seniors) in Butler County, Kansas.

Butler County, Kansas Age Dependency

66.5

Age Dependency Ratio

23.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Butler County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

32,811

49.52%

Male

33,449

50.48%

Butler County, Kansas Households and Families

Butler County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Butler County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.6%14.4%
All73.5%26.5%
Male65.4%34.6%
Non Family57.2%42.8%
Female50.8%49.2%

73.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Butler County, Kansas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All24,3582.6173.5
Married14,1693.1985.6
Non Family6,8231.1757.2
Female2,2463.1150.8
Male1,1203.0165.4

3.12

Average Family Size

2.61

Average Household Size

4.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Butler County, Kansas Households

Butler County, Kansas Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade7691.78%
9th to 12th Grade2,5565.90%
High School Graduate11,37426.25%
Some College11,62926.84%
Associates Degree4,3189.97%
Bachelors Degree8,57319.79%
Graduate Degree4,1039.47%

Butler County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White39,58437,04011,638
Hispanic1,4531,084352
Black893612166
Multiple Races700630190
Asian464396229
Native American366298130
Other Race11511523
Islander1313

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 49.35%.

Butler County, Kansas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$41,802$51,470$29,913
Less Than High School$27,945$34,919$12,220
High School Grad$32,830$44,886$19,356
Some College$36,163$48,015$25,662
Bachelors Degree$50,487$61,658$40,644
Graduate Degree$62,475$84,351$53,041

$41,802

Average Earnings

$51,470

Average Male

$29,913

Average Female

Butler County, Kansas Language

Butler County, Kansas Language by Age

Butler County, Kansas Language

96.62% of Butler County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 3.38% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.83% of the population.

Butler County, Kansas Poverty

Butler County, Kansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White57,6866,09810.57%
Hispanic2,64949518.69%
Multiple1,38620214.57%
Black64910015.41%
Native531499.23%
Other180116.11%

10.79%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.07%

Male Poverty Rate

12.46%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Butler County, Kansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Butler County, Kansas is Hispanic, with 18.69% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Butler County, Kansas is Other, with 6.11% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.48%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.70%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.41%.

Butler County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School24.85%
High School10.62%
Some College9.20%
Bachelors or Greater3.13%

Butler County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed35.47%
Male Unemployed26.48%
Female Employed6.42%
Male Employed4.10%

Butler County, Kansas Income

Butler County, Kansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$62,324$76,867
Families$76,223$89,196
Married Families$81,977$96,996
Non Families$30,499$42,209

Butler County, Kansas Marital Status

Butler County, Kansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

56.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.5%

Male Marriage Rate

57.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Butler County, Kansas Married by Age and Sex

Butler County, Kansas Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Butler County, Kansas Marital Status by Race


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Butler County, Kansas Veterans

Butler County, Kansas Veterans by War

4,634

Number of Veterans

4,376

Male Veterans

258

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,753
First Gulf War1,189
Second Gulf War919
Korea332
World War II264

Butler County, Kansas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 541,307
65 to 741,152
75+968
55 to 64908
18 to 34299

Butler County, Kansas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White4,4709.73%
Hispanic1155.95%
Black685.91%
2 or More445.51%
Other2720.61%
Asian132.72%
Indian123.08%

Butler County, Kansas Veterans by Education

6.77%

Veteran Poverty Rate

22.69%

Veteran Disability Rate

Butler County, Kansas Employment Status

Butler County, Kansas Employment by Age

64.5%

Labor Force Participation

61.2%

Employment Rate

4.5%

Unemployment Rate

Butler County, Kansas Employment by Race

Butler County, Kansas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Butler County, Kansas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
El Dorado1324213141-101-0.76%
Andover 1179112980118910.08%
Augusta92749321470.51%
Rose Hill39314015842.14%
Douglass17001691-9-0.53%
Towanda14501427-23-1.59%
Benton880876-4-0.45%
Whitewater718713-5-0.70%
Leon704701-3-0.43%
Potwin449434-15-3.34%
Elbing229228-1-0.44%
Latham139138-1-0.72%
Cassoday12913010.78%
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