Chautauqua County, Kansas Population 2019

Chautauqua County, Kansas's estimated population is 3,328 with a growth rate of -0.92% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Chautauqua County, Kansas is the 78th largest county in Kansas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20183,309-19-0.57%
20173,328-31-0.92%
20163,359-27-0.80%
20153,386-69-2.00%
20143,455-73-2.07%
20133,528-30-0.84%
20123,558-50-1.39%
20113,608-41-1.12%
20103,649-758-17.20%
19904,407-609-12.14%
19805,0163748.06%
19704,642-1,314-22.06%
19605,956-1,420-19.25%
19507,376-1,857-20.11%
19409,233-1,119-10.81%
193010,352-1,246-10.74%
192011,5981691.48%
191011,429-375-3.18%
190011,804-493-4.01%
189012,2971,22511.06%
188011,0720.00%

Chautauqua County, Kansas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White3,084
American Indian and Alaska Native181
Two or More Races147
Black or African American13

Chautauqua County, Kansas Population Pyramid 2019

Chautauqua County, Kansas Median Age

48.7


Total

43.9


Male

51.9


Female

Chautauqua County, Kansas Adults

There are 2,696 adults, (857 of whom are seniors) in Chautauqua County, Kansas.

Chautauqua County, Kansas Age Dependency

86.2

Age Dependency Ratio

46.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Chautauqua County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

1,647

48.09%

Male

1,778

51.91%

Chautauqua County, Kansas Households and Families

Chautauqua County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Chautauqua County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89%11%
Male78.3%21.7%
All77.8%22.2%
Non Family72.8%27.2%
Female34.2%65.8%

77.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,4322.3577.8
Married6943.0289
Non Family5521.1172.8
Female1173.7934.2
Male69378.3

3.04

Average Family Size

2.35

Average Household Size

3.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Chautauqua County, Kansas Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1234.94%
9th to 12th Grade1857.43%
High School Graduate92337.07%
Some College60724.38%
Associates Degree2389.56%
Bachelors Degree30912.41%
Graduate Degree1054.22%

Chautauqua County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,2051,913374
Native American1321207
Multiple Races817733
Hispanic6262
Black1010

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 40.74%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,886$31,849$25,173
Less Than High School$19,792$23,250$16,429
High School Grad$22,275$31,071$14,018
Some College$29,286$32,256$25,691
Bachelors Degree$41,200$47,222$35,625
Graduate Degree$41,250$$42,083

$29,886

Average Earnings

$31,849

Average Male

$25,173

Average Female

Chautauqua County, Kansas Language

Chautauqua County, Kansas Language by Age

Chautauqua County, Kansas Language

98.46% of Chautauqua County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 1.54% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.23% of the population.

Chautauqua County, Kansas Poverty

Chautauqua County, Kansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,90135612.27%
Multiple1476644.90%
Native1814625.41%
Black1313100.00%

14.32%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.35%

Male Poverty Rate

15.39%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Chautauqua County, Kansas

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Chautauqua County, Kansas is White, with 12.27% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.97%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.29%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.47%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School17.83%
High School13.36%
Some College10.30%
Bachelors or Greater8.45%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed46.15%
Male Unemployed18.31%
Female Employed8.94%
Male Employed5.56%

Chautauqua County, Kansas Income

Chautauqua County, Kansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$39,531$53,930
Families$53,581$65,027
Married Families$61,379-
Non Families$22,183$32,455

Chautauqua County, Kansas Marital Status

Chautauqua County, Kansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.7%

Male Marriage Rate

52.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Chautauqua County, Kansas Married by Age and Sex

Chautauqua County, Kansas Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Chautauqua County, Kansas Marital Status by Race

Chautauqua County, Kansas Veterans

249

Number of Veterans

235

Male Veterans

14

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam95
Korea31
World War II26
First Gulf War24
Second Gulf War19

Chautauqua County, Kansas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2369.62%
2 or More88.33%
Indian32.21%
Black220.00%

Chautauqua County, Kansas Veterans by Education

7.63%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.15%

Veteran Disability Rate

Chautauqua County, Kansas Employment Status

56.2%

Labor Force Participation

52.8%

Employment Rate

6.2%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Chautauqua County, Kansas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Sedan11241034-90-8.01%
Cedar Vale579527-52-8.98%
Peru139129-10-7.19%
Chautauqua111103-8-7.21%
Elgin8982-7-7.87%
Niotaze8276-6-7.32%
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
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