Cheyenne County, Kansas Population 2019

Cheyenne County, Kansas's estimated population is 2,690 with a growth rate of 0.60% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Cheyenne County, Kansas is the 89th largest county in Kansas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20182,660-30-1.12%
20172,690160.60%
20162,674-3-0.11%
20152,677-9-0.34%
20142,686150.56%
20132,67140.15%
20122,667-26-0.97%
20112,693-21-0.77%
20102,714-529-16.31%
19903,243-435-11.83%
19803,678-578-13.58%
19704,256-452-9.60%
19604,708-960-16.94%
19505,668-553-8.89%
19406,221-727-10.46%
19306,9481,36124.36%
19205,5871,33931.52%
19104,2481,60860.91%
19002,640-1,761-40.01%
18904,4014,36411794.59%
1880370.00%

How Many People Live in Cheyenne County, Kansas?

2,690

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,50493.54%
Some Other Race933.47%
Two or More Races572.13%
Asian230.86%

Cheyenne County, Kansas Population Pyramid 2019

Cheyenne County, Kansas Median Age

47.8


Total

45.7


Male

49.5


Female

Cheyenne County, Kansas Adults

There are 2,092 adults, (716 of whom are seniors) in Cheyenne County, Kansas.

Cheyenne County, Kansas Age Dependency

94.5

Age Dependency Ratio

52

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Cheyenne County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

1,353

50.54%

Male

1,324

49.46%

Cheyenne County, Kansas Households and Families

Cheyenne County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Cheyenne County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.8%14.2%
All79.9%20.1%
Non Family78.6%21.4%
Male73.6%26.4%
Female40.8%59.2%

79.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,2482.1279.9
Married6282.8585.8
Non Family4961.0678.6
Female712.4840.8
Male532.7573.6

2.77

Average Family Size

2.12

Average Household Size

4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Cheyenne County, Kansas Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade542.85%
9th to 12th Grade874.60%
High School Graduate58330.80%
Some College45724.14%
Associates Degree22411.83%
Bachelors Degree38620.39%
Graduate Degree1025.39%

Cheyenne County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,7741,674470
Hispanic784410
Other Race3922
Multiple Races1919
Asian1588

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 53.33%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,818$39,485$24,917
Less Than High School$15,625$37,361$11,691
High School Grad$27,173$35,568$16,719
Some College$28,393$30,855$26,667
Bachelors Degree$41,607$54,821$26,875
Graduate Degree$51,875$52,778$39,886

$31,818

Average Earnings

$39,485

Average Male

$24,917

Average Female

Cheyenne County, Kansas Language

Cheyenne County, Kansas Language by Age

Cheyenne County, Kansas Language

93.22% of Cheyenne County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 6.78% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.19% of the population.

Cheyenne County, Kansas Poverty

Cheyenne County, Kansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,3812259.45%
Hispanic1735632.37%
Other932830.11%
Asian23939.13%
Multiple57712.28%

11.24%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.13%

Male Poverty Rate

12.34%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Cheyenne County, Kansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Cheyenne County, Kansas is Asian, with 39.13% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Cheyenne County, Kansas is White, with 9.45% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.61%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.35%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.38%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School42.31%
Some College10.10%
High School5.06%
Bachelors or Greater4.15%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed46.15%
Female Employed8.82%
Male Employed4.99%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Cheyenne County, Kansas Income

Cheyenne County, Kansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$47,167$58,260
Families$60,000$72,514
Married Families$65,625-
Non Families$28,900$35,289

Cheyenne County, Kansas Marital Status

Cheyenne County, Kansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

60.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

64.3%

Male Marriage Rate

55.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Cheyenne County, Kansas Married by Age and Sex

Cheyenne County, Kansas Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Cheyenne County, Kansas Marital Status by Race

Cheyenne County, Kansas Veterans

219

Number of Veterans

216

Male Veterans

3

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam99
World War II54
Korea17
Second Gulf War10
First Gulf War5

Cheyenne County, Kansas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White20210.13%
2 or More1751.52%
Hispanic1212.00%

Cheyenne County, Kansas Veterans by Education

11.90%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.10%

Veteran Disability Rate

Cheyenne County, Kansas Employment Status

58.5%

Labor Force Participation

57.5%

Employment Rate

1.7%

Unemployment Rate

Cheyenne County, Kansas Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

52.71%

Born in Kansas

97.76%

Native Born

2.24%

Foreign Born

1.72%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.76% of Cheyenne County, Kansas residents were born in the United States, with 52.71% having been born in Kansas. 1.72% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Population of Cities in Cheyenne County, Kansas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
St. Francis13291294-35-2.63%
Bird City447432-15-3.36%
  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