Harvey County, Kansas Population 2018

Harvey County, Kansas's estimated population is 34,544 with a growth rate of -0.78% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Harvey County, Kansas is the 14th largest county in Kansas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201734,544-270-0.78%
201634,814400.12%
201634,774-9-0.03%
201534,7831990.58%
201434,584-145-0.42%
201334,729-53-0.15%
201234,782820.24%
201134,700-40-0.12%
201034,7403,71211.96%
199031,0284971.63%
198030,5313,29512.10%
197027,2361,3715.30%
196025,8654,16719.20%
195021,698-14-0.06%
194021,712-408-1.84%
193022,1201,3766.63%
192020,7441,5448.04%
191019,2001,6099.15%
190017,591-10-0.06%
189017,6016,15053.71%
188011,4510.00%

Harvey County, Kansas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White32,534
Two or More Races799
Black or African American615
Some Other Race374
Asian241
American Indian and Alaska Native211
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander40

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

Harvey 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

Harvey County, Kansas Median Age

38.7


Total

37.8


Male

39.5


Female

Harvey County, Kansas Adults

There are 26,076 adults, (6,301 of which are seniors) in Harvey County, Kansas.

Harvey County, Kansas Age Dependency

76

Age Dependency Ratio

31.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Harvey County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

17,787

51.09%

Male

17,027

48.91%

Harvey County, Kansas Households and Families

Harvey County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Harvey County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.6%16.4%
All69.5%30.5%
Female55.9%44.1%
Non Family50.9%49.1%
Male28%72%

69.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Harvey County, Kansas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All13,4492.4969.5
Married7,8903.0283.6
Non Family4,1191.1850.9
Female9293.1255.9
Male5113.6528

3.01

Average Family Size

2.49

Average Household Size

2.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Harvey County, Kansas Households

Harvey County, Kansas Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade8823.84%
9th to 12th Grade1,2605.48%
High School Graduate6,38627.79%
Some College6,28727.36%
Associates Degree1,8037.85%
Bachelors Degree3,98517.34%
Graduate Degree2,37510.34%

Harvey County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White19,99618,5425,895
Hispanic2,0811,454171
Multiple Races32730958
Black327272114
Other Race24117739
Asian154154106
Native American989816
Islander4040

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 68.83%.

Harvey County, Kansas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,062$43,062$25,939
Less Than High School$26,577$40,616$11,118
High School Grad$25,402$32,623$20,815
Some College$34,945$46,481$24,097
Bachelors Degree$42,417$48,838$35,670
Graduate Degree$51,882$57,205$46,944

$36,062

Average Earnings

$43,062

Average Male

$25,939

Average Female

Harvey County, Kansas Language

Harvey County, Kansas Language by Age

Harvey County, Kansas Language

91.49% of Harvey County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 8.51% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.33% of the population.

Harvey County, Kansas Poverty

Harvey County, Kansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White28,0012,85310.19%
Hispanic3,8961,00025.67%
Multiple76317122.41%
Black5159819.03%
Native2117234.12%
Asian1643823.17%

12.50%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.57%

Male Poverty Rate

14.39%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Harvey County, Kansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Harvey County, Kansas is Native, with 34.12% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Harvey County, Kansas is White, with 10.19% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.29%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.20%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.96%.

Harvey County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School20.24%
High School16.20%
Some College8.39%
Bachelors or Greater2.31%

Harvey County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed50.83%
Male Unemployed42.09%
Female Employed6.80%
Male Employed5.92%

Harvey County, Kansas Income

Harvey County, Kansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$52,463$64,324
Families$65,541$76,536
Married Families$71,774$
Non Families$29,465$35,069

Harvey County, Kansas Marital Status

Harvey County, Kansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

58.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

60.4%

Male Marriage Rate

57.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Harvey County, Kansas Married by Age and Sex

Harvey 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 35To44.

Harvey County, Kansas Marital Status by Race

Harvey County, Kansas Veterans

Harvey County, Kansas Veterans by War

2,008

Number of Veterans

1,893

Male Veterans

115

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam620
First Gulf War498
Second Gulf War286
Korea212
World War II137

Harvey County, Kansas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+579
35 to 54455
55 to 64440
65 to 74384
18 to 34150

Harvey County, Kansas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,8487.51%
Hispanic1245.21%
2 or More5815.63%
Black5714.14%
Other249.27%
Indian2115.22%

Harvey County, Kansas Veterans by Education

3.44%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.41%

Veteran Disability Rate

Harvey County, Kansas Employment Status

Harvey County, Kansas Employment by Age

63.6%

Labor Force Participation

61.2%

Employment Rate

3.7%

Unemployment Rate

Harvey County, Kansas Employment by Race

Harvey County, Kansas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Harvey County, Kansas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Newton1913919105-34-0.18%
Hesston37103803932.51%
Halstead20852081-4-0.19%
North Newton17591797382.16%
Sedgwick 1695169500.00%
Burrton901887-14-1.55%
Walton23523941.70%
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