Kearny County, Kansas Population 2018

Kearny County, Kansas's estimated population is 3,960 with a growth rate of 0.43% 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
20173,960170.43%
20163,943431.10%
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
White3,221
Some Other Race510
Two or More Races136
Black or African American34
American Indian and Alaska Native25
Asian17

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

Kearny 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

Kearny County, Kansas Median Age

35.1


Total

30.7


Male

38.8


Female

Kearny County, Kansas Adults

There are 2,784 adults, (552 of which are seniors) in Kearny County, Kansas.

Kearny County, Kansas Age Dependency

76.6

Age Dependency Ratio

24.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

51.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Kearny County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

1,882

47.73%

Male

2,061

52.27%

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%
Married83.3%16.7%
All77.8%22.2%
Female73.2%26.8%
Non Family57%43%

77.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Kearny County, Kansas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,3272.9177.8
Married8313.2783.3
Non Family2931.2757
Female1124.1773.2
Male913.43100

3.28

Average Family Size

2.91

Average Household Size

6.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Kearny County, Kansas Households

Kearny County, Kansas Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade27911.24%
9th to 12th Grade28011.28%
High School Graduate67727.27%
Some College66526.78%
Associates Degree2289.18%
Bachelors Degree2008.05%
Graduate Degree1546.20%

Kearny County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,8131,607325
Hispanic586236
Other Race33185
Multiple Races404029
Black3124
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 72.50%.

Kearny County, Kansas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,920$35,851$23,714
Less Than High School$26,488$29,306$20,368
High School Grad$36,023$42,148$23,000
Some College$27,195$32,313$22,321
Bachelors Degree$40,188$42,143$39,196
Graduate Degree$37,045$36,161$44,688

$31,920

Average Earnings

$35,851

Average Male

$23,714

Average Female

Kearny County, Kansas Language

Kearny County, Kansas Language by Age

Kearny County, Kansas Language

76.25% of Kearny County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 23.75% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 21.41% of the population.

Kearny County, Kansas Poverty

Kearny County, Kansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,51728811.44%
Hispanic1,16815413.18%
Other4767215.13%
Multiple1362417.65%
Asian1717100.00%

12.58%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.78%

Male Poverty Rate

15.70%

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 11.44% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.34%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.77%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.19%.

Kearny County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Some College16.91%
Less Than High School14.31%
High School9.78%
Bachelors or Greater3.45%

Kearny County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed83.33%
Male Employed8.06%
Male Unemployed6.45%
Female Employed5.77%

Kearny County, Kansas Income

Kearny County, Kansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$49,396$67,435
Families$58,750$75,303
Married Families$63,005$
Non Families$25,483$34,139

Kearny County, Kansas Marital Status

Kearny County, Kansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

61.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

60.8%

Male Marriage Rate

61.5%

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 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Kearny County, Kansas Marital Status by Race

Kearny County, Kansas Veterans

Kearny County, Kansas Veterans by War

148

Number of Veterans

140

Male Veterans

8

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam43
First Gulf War31
World War II15
Korea10
Second Gulf War

Kearny County, Kansas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+40
65 to 7440
55 to 6437
35 to 5431
18 to 34

Kearny County, Kansas Veterans by Race

Kearny County, Kansas Veterans by Education

35.66%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.27%

Veteran Disability Rate

Kearny County, Kansas Employment Status

Kearny County, Kansas Employment by Age

64.3%

Labor Force Participation

62.8%

Employment Rate

2.3%

Unemployment Rate

Kearny County, Kansas Employment by Race

Kearny County, Kansas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Kearny County, Kansas

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