Gove County, Kansas Population 2018

Gove County, Kansas's estimated population is 2,631 with a growth rate of -1.90% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Gove County, Kansas is the 92nd largest county in Kansas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20172,631-51-1.90%
20162,682521.98%
20162,630-73-2.70%
20152,703-50-1.82%
20142,753-46-1.64%
20132,799341.23%
20122,765351.28%
20112,730331.22%
20102,697-534-16.53%
19903,231-495-13.29%
19803,726-214-5.43%
19703,940-167-4.07%
19604,107-340-7.65%
19504,447-346-7.22%
19404,793-850-15.06%
19305,64389518.85%
19204,748-1,296-21.44%
19106,0443,603147.60%
19002,441-553-18.47%
18902,9941,798150.33%
18801,1960.00%

Gove County, Kansas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White2,577
Two or More Races42
Black or African American26
Asian21
American Indian and Alaska Native11
Some Other Race5

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

Gove County, Kansas Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Gove County, Kansas Median Age

47.7


Total

47


Male

48.3


Female

Gove County, Kansas Adults

There are 2,084 adults, (654 of which are seniors) in Gove County, Kansas.

Gove County, Kansas Age Dependency

87.8

Age Dependency Ratio

45.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Gove County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

1,328

49.52%

Male

1,354

50.48%

Gove County, Kansas Households and Families

Gove County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Gove County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.9%11.1%
All79.2%20.8%
Female70.5%29.5%
Non Family62.5%37.5%
Male58.3%41.7%

79.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Gove County, Kansas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,1932.2179.2
Married7412.7288.9
Non Family3551.162.5
Female612.5270.5
Male361.9758.3

2.63

Average Family Size

2.21

Average Household Size

3.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Gove County, Kansas Households

Gove County, Kansas Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade673.45%
9th to 12th Grade904.63%
High School Graduate70936.49%
Some College44222.75%
Associates Degree19910.24%
Bachelors Degree35218.12%
Graduate Degree844.32%

Gove County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,8311,695411
Hispanic38206
Multiple Races25258
Black2219
Asian181811
Native American1111
Other Race44

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 61.11%.

Gove County, Kansas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,697$40,417$21,842
Less Than High School$14,083$20,000$
High School Grad$30,563$40,407$18,958
Some College$27,250$46,250$22,125
Bachelors Degree$32,841$40,000$30,250
Graduate Degree$45,625$48,333$41,250

$29,697

Average Earnings

$40,417

Average Male

$21,842

Average Female

Gove County, Kansas Language

Gove County, Kansas Language by Age

Gove County, Kansas Language

96.38% of Gove County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 3.62% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.46% of the population.

Gove County, Kansas Poverty

Gove County, Kansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,4532208.97%
Multiple41819.51%
Asian21838.10%
Hispanic8045.00%
Black2214.55%
Other4125.00%

9.19%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.58%

Male Poverty Rate

8.78%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Gove County, Kansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Gove County, Kansas is Asian, with 38.10% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Gove County, Kansas is Black, with 4.55% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.16%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.28%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.14%.

Gove County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School25.50%
High School7.36%
Some College6.95%
Bachelors or Greater6.09%

Gove County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed18.75%
Female Unemployed11.11%
Male Employed6.32%
Female Employed3.16%

Gove County, Kansas Income

Gove County, Kansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$46,681$61,877
Families$56,667$73,585
Married Families$59,313$
Non Families$24,946$32,692

Gove County, Kansas Marital Status

Gove County, Kansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

68.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

68.4%

Male Marriage Rate

69.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Gove County, Kansas Married by Age and Sex

Gove County, Kansas Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Gove County, Kansas Marital Status by Race

Gove County, Kansas Veterans

Gove County, Kansas Veterans by War

194

Number of Veterans

190

Male Veterans

4

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam70
Korea28
World War II26
First Gulf War7
Second Gulf War5

Gove County, Kansas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+77
65 to 7471
35 to 5426
55 to 6416
18 to 344

Gove County, Kansas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1748.70%
Black1986.36%
Hispanic24.88%
Other125.00%

Gove County, Kansas Veterans by Education

5.35%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.97%

Veteran Disability Rate

Gove County, Kansas Employment Status

Gove County, Kansas Employment by Age

63%

Labor Force Participation

61.9%

Employment Rate

1.8%

Unemployment Rate

Gove County, Kansas Employment by Race

Gove County, Kansas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Gove County, Kansas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Oakley 20452098532.59%
Quinter918954363.92%
Grainfield277255-22-7.94%
Grinnell259238-21-8.11%
Park126116-10-7.94%
Gove City8074-6-7.50%
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