Dickinson County, Kansas Population 2018

Dickinson County, Kansas's estimated population is 18,902 with a growth rate of -2.49% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Dickinson County, Kansas is the 30th largest county in Kansas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201718,902-482-2.49%
201619,3844032.12%
201618,981-222-1.16%
201519,203-96-0.50%
201419,299-127-0.65%
201319,426-275-1.40%
201219,701220.11%
201119,679-96-0.49%
201019,7758174.31%
199018,958-1,217-6.03%
198020,1751820.91%
197019,993-1,579-7.32%
196021,5723821.80%
195021,190-1,739-7.58%
194022,929-2,941-11.37%
193025,870930.36%
192025,7771,4165.81%
191024,3612,54511.67%
190021,816-457-2.05%
189022,2737,02246.04%
188015,25112,208401.18%
18703,0432,665705.03%
18603780.00%

Dickinson County, Kansas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White18,342
Two or More Races480
American Indian and Alaska Native177
Black or African American173
Some Other Race151
Asian61

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

Dickinson 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

Dickinson County, Kansas Median Age

41.7


Total

41.2


Male

42.2


Female

Dickinson County, Kansas Adults

There are 14,712 adults, (3,567 of which are seniors) in Dickinson County, Kansas.

Dickinson County, Kansas Age Dependency

74

Age Dependency Ratio

32

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Dickinson County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

9,679

49.93%

Male

9,705

50.07%

Dickinson County, Kansas Households and Families

Dickinson County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Dickinson County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.5%15.5%
All70.4%29.6%
Male67.7%32.3%
Female61.2%38.8%
Non Family51.3%48.7%

70.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Dickinson County, Kansas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,9162.4170.4
Married4,1893.0684.5
Non Family2,7341.1851.3
Female5753.0661.2
Male4183.0367.7

2.95

Average Family Size

2.41

Average Household Size

5.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Dickinson County, Kansas Households

Dickinson County, Kansas Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5093.82%
9th to 12th Grade9377.02%
High School Graduate4,80035.98%
Some College3,33124.97%
Associates Degree1,1648.73%
Bachelors Degree1,83913.79%
Graduate Degree7595.69%

Dickinson County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White12,40811,0722,449
Hispanic44835663
Multiple Races21021047
Native American16314545
Black1261262
Other Race1181127
Asian444410

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 27.61%.

Dickinson County, Kansas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,261$39,989$25,084
Less Than High School$23,828$27,656$17,927
High School Grad$28,210$32,781$21,162
Some College$31,787$41,205$25,096
Bachelors Degree$43,012$51,677$35,585
Graduate Degree$49,750$60,682$46,667

$32,261

Average Earnings

$39,989

Average Male

$25,084

Average Female

Dickinson County, Kansas Language

Dickinson County, Kansas Language by Age

Dickinson County, Kansas Language

96.96% of Dickinson County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 3.04% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.08% of the population.

Dickinson County, Kansas Poverty

Dickinson County, Kansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White17,3181,82610.54%
Hispanic85019623.06%
Multiple4806413.33%
Native1722615.12%
Black1602314.37%
Asian571221.05%
Other147117.48%

11.24%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.30%

Male Poverty Rate

14.24%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Dickinson County, Kansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Dickinson County, Kansas is Hispanic, with 23.06% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Dickinson County, Kansas is Other, with 7.48% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.02%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.88%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.41%.

Dickinson County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School27.86%
High School10.12%
Some College7.58%
Bachelors or Greater5.15%

Dickinson County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed26.37%
Male Unemployed23.53%
Female Employed6.45%
Male Employed4.06%

Dickinson County, Kansas Income

Dickinson County, Kansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$48,093$59,466
Families$61,284$71,045
Married Families$70,034$78,541
Non Families$24,388$33,751

Dickinson County, Kansas Marital Status

Dickinson County, Kansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

57.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.5%

Male Marriage Rate

58.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Dickinson County, Kansas Married by Age and Sex

Dickinson 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.

Dickinson County, Kansas Marital Status by Race

Dickinson County, Kansas Veterans

Dickinson County, Kansas Veterans by War

1,946

Number of Veterans

1,773

Male Veterans

173

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam586
First Gulf War576
Second Gulf War513
Korea196
World War II135

Dickinson County, Kansas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54550
75+446
55 to 64416
65 to 74304
18 to 34230

Dickinson County, Kansas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,76812.78%
Black7655.47%
2 or More6527.78%
Hispanic6011.03%
Indian2415.09%
Other75.69%
Asian613.04%

Dickinson County, Kansas Veterans by Education

6.77%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.28%

Veteran Disability Rate

Dickinson County, Kansas Employment Status

Dickinson County, Kansas Employment by Age

63.2%

Labor Force Participation

58.6%

Employment Rate

5.6%

Unemployment Rate

Dickinson County, Kansas Employment by Race

Dickinson County, Kansas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Dickinson County, Kansas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Abilene68446469-375-5.48%
Herington 25262362-164-6.49%
Chapman13931361-32-2.30%
Solomon 10951040-55-5.02%
Enterprise855809-46-5.38%
Hope368339-29-7.88%
Woodbine170169-1-0.59%
Manchester979700.00%
Carlton424200.00%
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