Harvey County, Kansas Population 2019

Harvey County, Kansas's estimated population is 34,413 with a growth rate of -0.93% 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
201834,210-203-0.59%
201734,413-323-0.93%
201634,736-75-0.22%
201534,8112080.60%
201434,603-117-0.34%
201334,720-36-0.10%
201234,756700.20%
201134,686-55-0.16%
201034,7413,71311.97%
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%

How Many People Live in Harvey County, Kansas?

34,413

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White32,44193.54%
Two or More Races7892.27%
Black or African American7042.03%
Some Other Race3010.87%
Asian2110.61%
American Indian and Alaska Native1840.53%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander530.15%

Harvey County, Kansas Population Pyramid 2019

Harvey County, Kansas Median Age

39.2


Total

38


Male

40.4


Female

Harvey County, Kansas Adults

There are 26,022 adults, (6,374 of whom are seniors) in Harvey County, Kansas.

Harvey County, Kansas Age Dependency

76.5

Age Dependency Ratio

32.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Harvey County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

17,667

50.94%

Male

17,016

49.06%

Harvey County, Kansas Households and Families

Harvey County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Harvey County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.2%13.8%
All70.7%29.3%
Female56.4%43.6%
Non Family50.7%49.3%
Male28.3%71.7%

70.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All13,3552.4970.7
Married7,7163.0486.2
Non Family4,0821.1950.7
Female1,0053.0856.4
Male5523.5128.3

3.02

Average Family Size

2.49

Average Household Size

2.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Harvey County, Kansas Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade8213.60%
9th to 12th Grade1,1955.24%
High School Graduate5,99426.28%
Some College6,07726.64%
Associates Degree1,8908.29%
Bachelors Degree4,12218.07%
Graduate Degree2,71111.89%

Harvey County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White19,83918,4196,359
Hispanic2,1221,612191
Black356291145
Multiple Races29326095
Other Race19314922
Asian10410443
Native American6161
Islander5353

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 asian people with a rate of 41.35%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,178$44,418$26,936
Less Than High School$22,308$40,095$12,604
High School Grad$29,653$33,207$22,321
Some College$35,449$47,097$23,843
Bachelors Degree$44,727$50,250$36,376
Graduate Degree$51,446$61,607$46,380

$37,178

Average Earnings

$44,418

Average Male

$26,936

Average Female

Harvey County, Kansas Language

Harvey County, Kansas Language by Age

Harvey County, Kansas Language

92.39% of Harvey County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 7.61% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.39% of the population.

Harvey County, Kansas Poverty

Harvey County, Kansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White27,8232,3788.55%
Hispanic3,9621,10027.76%
Black58513022.22%
Multiple73911815.97%
Native1634829.45%
Asian13296.82%

11.24%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.39%

Male Poverty Rate

13.05%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Harvey County, Kansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Harvey County, Kansas is Native, with 29.45% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Harvey County, Kansas is Asian, with 6.82% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.90%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.36%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.93%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School19.97%
High School15.61%
Some College7.60%
Bachelors or Greater1.91%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed56.96%
Male Unemployed28.27%
Male Employed6.08%
Female Employed5.85%

Harvey County, Kansas Income

Harvey County, Kansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$55,687$67,353
Families$68,002$80,864
Married Families$74,498-
Non Families$28,822$35,120

Harvey County, Kansas Marital Status

Harvey County, Kansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

57.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.9%

Male Marriage Rate

56.0%

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 Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Harvey County, Kansas Marital Status by Race

Harvey County, Kansas Veterans

2,044

Number of Veterans

1,904

Male Veterans

140

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam568
First Gulf War552
Second Gulf War248
Korea232
World War II173

Harvey County, Kansas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,8647.58%
Hispanic2008.10%
Black6514.13%
2 or More6316.67%
Other3918.48%
Indian1312.50%

Harvey County, Kansas Veterans by Education

4.37%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.67%

Veteran Disability Rate

Harvey County, Kansas Employment Status

64.7%

Labor Force Participation

62.8%

Employment Rate

2.9%

Unemployment Rate

Harvey 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

70.05%

Born in Kansas

95.82%

Native Born

4.18%

Foreign Born

2.67%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

95.82% of Harvey County, Kansas residents were born in the United States, with 70.05% having been born in Kansas. 2.67% 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 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%
  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