Gove County, Kansas Population 2018

Gove County, Kansas's estimated population is 2,631 with a growth rate of 0.04% 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
20172,63210.04%
20172,63110.04%
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
White2,553
Two or More Races27
American Indian and Alaska Native25
Asian22
Black or African American4
Some Other Race1

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

Gove County, Kansas Population Pyramid 2018

20406080100120 Male Population20406080100120 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Gove County, Kansas Median Age

48.5


Total

46.9


Male

50.8


Female

Gove County, Kansas Adults

There are 2,062 adults, (694 of whom are seniors) in Gove County, Kansas.

Gove County, Kansas Age Dependency

92.4

Age Dependency Ratio

50.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Gove County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

1,302

49.47%

Male

1,330

50.53%

Gove County, Kansas Households and Families

Gove County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Gove County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.7%10.3%
All77.3%22.7%
Non Family59.2%40.8%
Male55.6%44.4%
Female44.4%55.6%

77.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Gove County, Kansas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,1932.1777.3
Married7382.6789.7
Non Family3651.1159.2
Female542.2444.4
Male362.3155.6

2.6

Average Family Size

2.17

Average Household Size

4.2%

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 Grade583.00%
9th to 12th Grade985.07%
High School Graduate67735.01%
Some College43522.49%
Associates Degree21911.32%
Bachelors Degree36518.87%
Graduate Degree824.24%

Gove County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,8361,700419
Hispanic34168
Native American2525
Multiple Races191910
Asian191910
Black2
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 52.63%.

Gove County, Kansas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,703$40,808$23,929
Less Than High School$14,141$18,125$
High School Grad$31,207$40,461$20,357
Some College$33,472$43,250$26,250
Bachelors Degree$31,625$41,042$26,875
Graduate Degree$48,542$50,833$41,458

$31,703

Average Earnings

$40,808

Average Male

$23,929

Average Female

Gove County, Kansas Language

Gove County, Kansas Language by Age

Gove County, Kansas Language

97.06% of Gove County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 2.94% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.02% of the population.

Gove County, Kansas Poverty

Gove County, Kansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,4472098.54%
Asian221045.45%
Multiple26830.77%
Hispanic6446.25%
Black22100.00%

8.99%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.26%

Male Poverty Rate

8.72%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Gove County, Kansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Gove County, Kansas is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Gove County, Kansas is Hispanic, with 6.25% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.77%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.91%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.17%.

Gove County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School29.05%
Some College8.05%
High School6.80%
Bachelors or Greater5.23%

Gove County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed50.00%
Female Unemployed10.00%
Male Employed5.47%
Female Employed3.61%

Gove County, Kansas Income

Gove County, Kansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$50,817$66,141
Families$59,833$78,901
Married Families$63,500$
Non Families$27,138$36,448

Gove County, Kansas Marital Status

Gove County, Kansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

69.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

70.9%

Male Marriage Rate

67.4%

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


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

Gove County, Kansas Veterans

Gove County, Kansas Veterans by War

151

Number of Veterans

150

Male Veterans

1

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam67
World War II26
Korea19
First Gulf War7
Second Gulf War5

Gove County, Kansas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+66
65 to 7464
55 to 6413
35 to 544
18 to 344

Gove County, Kansas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1517.58%
Hispanic12.70%

Gove County, Kansas Veterans by Education

5.41%

Veteran Poverty Rate

42.57%

Veteran Disability Rate

Gove County, Kansas Employment Status

Gove County, Kansas Employment by Age

62.2%

Labor Force Participation

61.4%

Employment Rate

1.2%

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