Clay County, Kansas Population 2019

Clay County, Kansas's estimated population is 7,958 with a growth rate of -1.50% 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
20177,958-121-1.50%
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
White7,932
Two or More Races104
Black or African American54
Asian49
American Indian and Alaska Native48
Some Other Race16

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

Clay County, Kansas Population Pyramid 2019

100200300400 Male Population100200300400 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Clay County, Kansas Median Age

43


Total

42.3


Male

44.4


Female

Clay County, Kansas Adults

There are 6,228 adults, (1,861 of whom are seniors) in Clay County, Kansas.

Clay County, Kansas Age Dependency

87.8

Age Dependency Ratio

42.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Clay County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

4,152

50.62%

Male

4,051

49.38%

Clay County, Kansas Households and Families

Clay County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Clay County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married87.5%12.5%
All79.5%20.5%
Female77.7%22.3%
Non Family60.4%39.6%

79.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Clay County, Kansas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,4062.3679.5
Married1,9942.8987.5
Non Family9821.0960.4
Female2693.0877.7
Male1612.44100

2.86

Average Family Size

2.36

Average Household Size

1.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

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 Grade1141.99%
9th to 12th Grade3315.78%
High School Graduate1,71029.84%
Some College1,59127.77%
Associates Degree61610.75%
Bachelors Degree92716.18%
Graduate Degree4417.70%

Clay County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White5,4995,0831,317
Hispanic744524
Multiple Races606017
Asian4949
Native American484810
Other Race16
Black22

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 black people with a rate of 32.43%.

Clay County, Kansas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,457$37,487$21,768
Less Than High School$21,328$30,161$
High School Grad$24,140$35,250$18,878
Some College$30,403$37,134$22,167
Bachelors Degree$36,750$54,123$22,500
Graduate Degree$42,708$77,833$34,125

$30,457

Average Earnings

$37,487

Average Male

$21,768

Average Female

Clay County, Kansas Language

Clay County, Kansas Language by Age

Clay County, Kansas Language

97.11% of Clay County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 2.89% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 0.92% of the population.

Clay County, Kansas Poverty

Clay County, Kansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White7,6047299.59%
Native481633.33%
Black531018.87%
Multiple10421.92%

9.40%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.96%

Male Poverty Rate

9.83%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Clay County, Kansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Clay County, Kansas is Native, with 33.33% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Clay County, Kansas is Multiple, with 1.92% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.53%. Among those working part-time, it was 6.48%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.07%.

Clay County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School18.45%
High School9.14%
Some College8.70%
Bachelors or Greater1.91%

Clay County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed68.42%
Male Unemployed15.57%
Male Employed6.05%
Female Employed3.42%

Clay County, Kansas Income

Clay County, Kansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$55,434$71,893
Families$63,824$86,821
Married Families$67,652$
Non Families$26,071$34,285

Clay County, Kansas Marital Status

Clay County, Kansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

63.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

63.7%

Male Marriage Rate

62.5%

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 35To44.

Clay County, Kansas Marital Status by Race


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

Clay County, Kansas Veterans

Clay County, Kansas Veterans by War

914

Number of Veterans

838

Male Veterans

76

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam381
First Gulf War148
Second Gulf War136
World War II67
Korea67

Clay County, Kansas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74274
35 to 54214
75+209
55 to 64176
18 to 3441

Clay County, Kansas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White86614.51%
2 or More2860.87%
Indian1957.58%
Hispanic1418.92%
Black150.00%

Clay County, Kansas Veterans by Education

2.34%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.53%

Veteran Disability Rate

Clay County, Kansas Employment Status

Clay County, Kansas Employment by Age

67%

Labor Force Participation

63%

Employment Rate

3.3%

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