Clay County, Kansas Population 2018

Clay County, Kansas's estimated population is 7,958 with a growth rate of -4.65% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Clay County, Kansas is the 47th largest county in Kansas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20177,958-388-4.65%
20168,3462673.30%
20168,079-215-2.59%
20158,294-6-0.07%
20148,300-86-1.03%
20138,386-115-1.35%
20128,501-25-0.29%
20118,526-20-0.23%
20108,546-612-6.68%
19909,158-644-6.57%
19809,802-88-0.89%
19709,890-785-7.35%
196010,675-1,022-8.74%
195011,697-1,584-11.93%
194013,281-1,275-8.76%
193014,5561911.33%
192014,365-886-5.81%
191015,251-582-3.68%
190015,833-313-1.94%
189016,1463,82631.06%
188012,3209,378318.76%
18702,9422,7791704.91%
18601630.00%

Clay County, Kansas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White8,042
Two or More Races138
Black or African American60
American Indian and Alaska Native49
Asian46
Some Other Race11

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

Clay 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

Clay County, Kansas Median Age

42


Total

41.1


Male

42.8


Female

Clay County, Kansas Adults

There are 6,293 adults, (1,811 of which are seniors) in Clay County, Kansas.

Clay County, Kansas Age Dependency

86.2

Age Dependency Ratio

40.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Clay County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

4,256

50.99%

Male

4,090

49.01%

Clay County, Kansas Households and Families

Clay County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Clay County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male89.8%10.2%
Married86.5%13.5%
Female82.9%17.1%
All78.6%21.4%
Non Family60.2%39.8%

78.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Clay County, Kansas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,3552.4478.6
Married1,9562.9686.5
Non Family9861.160.2
Female2863.382.9
Male1272.9489.8

2.97

Average Family Size

2.44

Average Household Size

2.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Clay County, Kansas Households

Clay County, Kansas Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade801.38%
9th to 12th Grade2774.78%
High School Graduate1,79831.04%
Some College1,60727.75%
Associates Degree58110.03%
Bachelors Degree97216.78%
Graduate Degree4778.24%

Clay County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White5,6095,2761,378
Hispanic775913
Asian464642
Native American37375
Multiple Races212111
Black1913
Other Race11

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 91.30%.

Clay County, Kansas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,185$36,161$21,780
Less Than High School$22,000$30,127$
High School Grad$25,221$33,839$16,667
Some College$29,246$35,968$22,930
Bachelors Degree$31,958$50,071$22,060
Graduate Degree$41,736$53,750$40,476

$30,185

Average Earnings

$36,161

Average Male

$21,780

Average Female

Clay County, Kansas Language

Clay County, Kansas Language by Age

Clay County, Kansas Language

96.91% of Clay County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 3.09% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.12% of the population.

Clay County, Kansas Poverty

Clay County, Kansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White7,76378610.12%
Black5359.43%
Native4948.16%
Multiple13821.45%

9.73%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.55%

Male Poverty Rate

11.83%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Clay County, Kansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Clay County, Kansas is White, with 10.12% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Clay County, Kansas is Multiple, with 1.45% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.09%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.53%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.15%.

Clay County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School12.15%
Some College11.31%
High School5.10%
Bachelors or Greater2.57%

Clay County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed53.33%
Male Unemployed11.11%
Male Employed5.98%
Female Employed5.72%

Clay County, Kansas Income

Clay County, Kansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$53,041$71,150
Families$63,286$84,931
Married Families$69,167$
Non Families$26,299$35,931

Clay County, Kansas Marital Status

Clay County, Kansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

61.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

62.9%

Male Marriage Rate

60.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Clay County, Kansas Married by Age and Sex

Clay County, Kansas Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45To54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Clay County, Kansas Marital Status by Race

Clay County, Kansas Veterans

Clay County, Kansas Veterans by War

845

Number of Veterans

798

Male Veterans

47

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam393
First Gulf War125
Second Gulf War89
Korea70
World War II64

Clay County, Kansas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74229
55 to 64225
75+206
35 to 54163
18 to 3422

Clay County, Kansas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White82113.65%
Black1263.16%
Indian932.14%
2 or More330.00%

Clay County, Kansas Veterans by Education

2.04%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.97%

Veteran Disability Rate

Clay County, Kansas Employment Status

Clay County, Kansas Employment by Age

67.3%

Labor Force Participation

62.8%

Employment Rate

3.1%

Unemployment Rate

Clay County, Kansas Employment by Race

Clay County, Kansas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Clay County, Kansas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Clay Center43394069-270-6.22%
Wakefield980949-31-3.16%
Clifton 554529-25-4.51%
Morganville192189-3-1.56%
Green128125-3-2.34%
Longford7975-4-5.06%
Vining 4543-2-4.44%
Oak Hill2423-1-4.17%
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