Kearny County, Kansas Population 2019

Kearny County, Kansas's estimated population is 3,960 with a growth rate of 1.54% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Kearny County, Kansas is the 75th largest county in Kansas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20173,960601.54%
20163,900-34-0.86%
20153,934-5-0.13%
20143,939190.48%
20133,920-62-1.56%
20123,982170.43%
20113,965-37-0.92%
20104,002-25-0.62%
19904,02759217.23%
19803,43538812.73%
19703,047-61-1.96%
19603,108-384-11.00%
19503,49296738.30%
19402,525-671-20.99%
19303,19657922.12%
19202,617-589-18.37%
19103,2062,099189.61%
19001,107-464-29.54%
18901,5711,412888.05%
18801590.00%

Kearny County, Kansas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White3,400
Some Other Race377
Two or More Races85
Black or African American27
American Indian and Alaska Native25
Asian17

Kearny County, Kansas Population Pyramid 2019

Kearny County, Kansas Median Age

34.8


Total

32.9


Male

35.9


Female

Kearny County, Kansas Adults

There are 2,778 adults, (544 of whom are seniors) in Kearny County, Kansas.

Kearny County, Kansas Age Dependency

76

Age Dependency Ratio

24.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

51.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Kearny County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

2,013

51.21%

Male

1,918

48.79%

Kearny County, Kansas Households and Families

Kearny County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Kearny County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married83.4%16.6%
All78.1%21.9%
Female76.9%23.1%
Non Family64.1%35.9%

78.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,2423.1178.1
Married7603.6283.4
Non Family3371.5364.1
Female1084.4176.9
Male373.27100

3.61

Average Family Size

3.11

Average Household Size

6.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Kearny County, Kansas Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2018.21%
9th to 12th Grade33613.72%
High School Graduate67227.44%
Some College68427.93%
Associates Degree2289.31%
Bachelors Degree2108.57%
Graduate Degree1184.82%

Kearny County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,7981,531304
Hispanic575309
Other Race19588
Multiple Races383824
Black2717
Asian1717

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 asian people with a rate of 63.16%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,155$40,265$24,050
Less Than High School$31,895$41,809$15,682
High School Grad$35,028$40,610$21,389
Some College$27,976$35,644$21,375
Bachelors Degree$37,054$60,288$36,071
Graduate Degree$60,357$$61,875

$34,155

Average Earnings

$40,265

Average Male

$24,050

Average Female

Kearny County, Kansas Language

Kearny County, Kansas Language by Age

Kearny County, Kansas Language

78.43% of Kearny County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 21.57% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 18.48% of the population.

Kearny County, Kansas Poverty

Kearny County, Kansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,51331412.50%
Hispanic1,15214812.85%
Other3138226.20%
Multiple851922.35%
Asian1717100.00%

13.16%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.46%

Male Poverty Rate

16.87%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Kearny County, Kansas

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Kearny County, Kansas is White, with 12.50% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.02%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.21%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.78%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School16.09%
Some College15.67%
High School10.70%
Bachelors or Greater4.04%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed50.00%
Male Employed9.35%
Female Employed6.18%
Male Unemployed3.57%

Kearny County, Kansas Income

Kearny County, Kansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$51,439$70,405
Families$65,313$83,258
Married Families$66,106$
Non Families$26,563$32,710

Kearny County, Kansas Marital Status

Kearny County, Kansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

56.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.4%

Male Marriage Rate

54.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Kearny County, Kansas Married by Age and Sex

Kearny County, Kansas Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Kearny County, Kansas Marital Status by Race

Kearny County, Kansas Veterans

160

Number of Veterans

156

Male Veterans

4

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam52
First Gulf War43
Korea12
World War II6
Second Gulf War5

Kearny County, Kansas Veterans by Race

Kearny County, Kansas Veterans by Education

37.50%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.50%

Veteran Disability Rate

Kearny County, Kansas Employment Status

64.8%

Labor Force Participation

62.2%

Employment Rate

3.9%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Kearny County, Kansas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Lakin22162176-40-1.81%
Deerfield700696-4-0.57%
  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