Doniphan County, Kansas Population 2019

Doniphan County, Kansas's estimated population is 7,665 with a growth rate of -0.61% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Doniphan County, Kansas is the 50th largest county in Kansas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20187,682170.22%
20177,665-47-0.61%
20167,712-72-0.92%
20157,784-55-0.70%
20147,839-37-0.47%
20137,876-14-0.18%
20127,890-69-0.87%
20117,959-1-0.01%
20107,960-174-2.14%
19908,134-1,134-12.24%
19809,2681611.77%
19709,107-467-4.88%
19609,574-925-8.81%
195010,499-2,437-18.84%
194012,936-1,127-8.01%
193014,0636254.65%
192013,438-984-6.82%
191014,422-657-4.36%
190015,0791,54411.41%
189013,535-722-5.06%
188014,2572882.06%
187013,9695,88672.82%
18608,0830.00%

How Many People Live in Doniphan County, Kansas?

7,665

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White7,17492.09%
Black or African American2923.75%
Two or More Races1792.30%
American Indian and Alaska Native1171.50%
Asian170.22%
Some Other Race110.14%

Doniphan County, Kansas Population Pyramid 2019

Doniphan County, Kansas Median Age

39.4


Total

37.7


Male

41.6


Female

Doniphan County, Kansas Adults

There are 6,216 adults, (1,388 of whom are seniors) in Doniphan County, Kansas.

Doniphan County, Kansas Age Dependency

61.4

Age Dependency Ratio

28.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Doniphan County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

3,838

49.27%

Male

3,952

50.73%

Doniphan County, Kansas Households and Families

Doniphan County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Doniphan County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.7%15.3%
All72%28%
Male66.3%33.7%
Non Family55.8%44.2%
Female51.3%48.7%

72.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,0652.3472
Married1,7232.8884.7
Non Family9931.2155.8
Female2632.8451.3
Male862.9466.3

2.79

Average Family Size

2.34

Average Household Size

6.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Doniphan County, Kansas Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1783.48%
9th to 12th Grade3286.42%
High School Graduate1,94738.08%
Some College1,35226.44%
Associates Degree4398.59%
Bachelors Degree64512.61%
Graduate Degree2244.38%

Doniphan County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White4,8314,342847
Multiple Races101978
Hispanic8375
Native American74727
Black49467
Asian66

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 17.53%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,408$40,938$26,599
Less Than High School$35,156$40,833$19,375
High School Grad$32,685$39,056$22,599
Some College$31,672$40,237$26,161
Bachelors Degree$39,125$48,958$35,319
Graduate Degree$45,833$70,833$41,875

$35,408

Average Earnings

$40,938

Average Male

$26,599

Average Female

Doniphan County, Kansas Language

Doniphan County, Kansas Language by Age

Doniphan County, Kansas Language

98.66% of Doniphan County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 1.34% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.56% of the population.

Doniphan County, Kansas Poverty

Doniphan County, Kansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White6,67383712.54%
Multiple1614829.81%
Hispanic1614226.09%
Native943840.43%
Black451737.78%
Asian13753.85%

13.69%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.69%

Male Poverty Rate

14.74%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Doniphan County, Kansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Doniphan County, Kansas is Asian, with 53.85% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Doniphan County, Kansas is White, with 12.54% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.11%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.95%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.81%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School22.18%
High School13.38%
Some College6.44%
Bachelors or Greater4.87%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed19.05%
Male Unemployed11.11%
Female Employed8.49%
Male Employed5.10%

Doniphan County, Kansas Income

Doniphan County, Kansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$50,300$62,159
Families$64,342$74,431
Married Families$70,408-
Non Families$27,193$33,650

Doniphan County, Kansas Marital Status

Doniphan County, Kansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.9%

Male Marriage Rate

54.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Doniphan County, Kansas Married by Age and Sex

Doniphan County, Kansas Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Doniphan County, Kansas Marital Status by Race

Doniphan County, Kansas Veterans

606

Number of Veterans

572

Male Veterans

34

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam300
First Gulf War103
Second Gulf War58
Korea57
World War II31

Doniphan County, Kansas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White57610.19%
Indian1616.00%
Black144.81%
Hispanic127.79%

Doniphan County, Kansas Veterans by Education

7.09%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.80%

Veteran Disability Rate

Doniphan County, Kansas Employment Status

61.4%

Labor Force Participation

58.3%

Employment Rate

4.5%

Unemployment Rate

Doniphan 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

35.29%

Born in Kansas

99.10%

Native Born

0.90%

Foreign Born

0.69%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.10% of Doniphan County, Kansas residents were born in the United States, with 35.29% having been born in Kansas. 0.69% 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 Doniphan County, Kansas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Wathena13641313-51-3.74%
Elwood12241164-60-4.90%
Highland10121000-12-1.19%
Troy1010970-40-3.96%
White Cloud176171-5-2.84%
Denton148144-4-2.70%
Severance9491-3-3.19%
Leona5352-1-1.89%
  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