Butler County, Kansas Population 2018

Butler County, Kansas's estimated population is 66,878 with a growth rate of 0.93% 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
201766,8786140.93%
201666,264-384-0.58%
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
White62,088
Black or African American1,477
Two or More Races1,345
American Indian and Alaska Native610
Asian525
Some Other Race208
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander11

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

Butler 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

Butler County, Kansas Median Age

38


Total

36.7


Male

39


Female

Butler County, Kansas Adults

There are 49,035 adults, (9,211 of which are seniors) in Butler County, Kansas.

Butler County, Kansas Age Dependency

66.4

Age Dependency Ratio

23.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Butler County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

32,995

49.79%

Male

33,269

50.21%

Butler County, Kansas Households and Families

Butler County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Butler County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.1%13.9%
All72.7%27.3%
Non Family55.9%44.1%
Male55%45%
Female51.3%48.7%

72.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Butler County, Kansas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All24,2782.6272.7
Married13,9083.2386.1
Non Family6,9441.1755.9
Female2,1763.1251.3
Male1,2503.1555

3.15

Average Family Size

2.62

Average Household Size

4.3%

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 Grade7561.75%
9th to 12th Grade2,3645.48%
High School Graduate11,45426.56%
Some College11,95627.73%
Associates Degree4,2549.87%
Bachelors Degree8,24419.12%
Graduate Degree4,0909.49%

Butler County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White39,67537,25911,545
Hispanic1,4421,086301
Black853606172
Multiple Races58554699
Asian333273150
Native American31526185
Other Race10110118
Islander1111

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 45.05%.

Butler County, Kansas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,242$50,222$27,723
Less Than High School$25,602$31,129$12,168
High School Grad$32,235$42,297$19,375
Some College$33,318$46,960$24,547
Bachelors Degree$49,245$62,489$39,829
Graduate Degree$61,936$82,355$51,396

$40,242

Average Earnings

$50,222

Average Male

$27,723

Average Female

Butler County, Kansas Language

Butler County, Kansas Language by Age

Butler County, Kansas Language

96.55% of Butler County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 3.45% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.01% of the population.

Butler County, Kansas Poverty

Butler County, Kansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White58,0425,6119.67%
Hispanic2,64231511.92%
Multiple1,28117713.82%
Black7648911.65%
Native572447.69%

9.70%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.15%

Male Poverty Rate

11.19%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Butler County, Kansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Butler County, Kansas is Multiple, with 13.82% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Butler County, Kansas is Native, with 7.69% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.85%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.38%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.33%.

Butler County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School22.92%
High School9.17%
Some College8.44%
Bachelors or Greater2.79%

Butler County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed25.98%
Male Unemployed25.90%
Female Employed5.86%
Male Employed3.96%

Butler County, Kansas Income

Butler County, Kansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$60,338$75,022
Families$73,918$87,492
Married Families$79,776$95,783
Non Families$29,092$41,213

Butler County, Kansas Marital Status

Butler County, Kansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

56.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.1%

Male Marriage Rate

55.8%

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

Butler County, Kansas Veterans

Butler County, Kansas Veterans by War

4,999

Number of Veterans

4,678

Male Veterans

321

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,792
First Gulf War1,309
Second Gulf War910
Korea441
World War II319

Butler County, Kansas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 541,491
65 to 741,180
75+1,053
55 to 64983
18 to 34292

Butler County, Kansas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White4,81210.42%
Hispanic965.15%
Black837.52%
2 or More557.33%
Asian195.40%
Other1714.17%
Indian133.00%

Butler County, Kansas Veterans by Education

5.40%

Veteran Poverty Rate

23.75%

Veteran Disability Rate

Butler County, Kansas Employment Status

Butler County, Kansas Employment by Age

65%

Labor Force Participation

61.3%

Employment Rate

5.3%

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