Labette County, Kansas Population 2018

Labette County, Kansas's estimated population is 20,145 with a growth rate of -3.30% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Labette County, Kansas is the 27th largest county in Kansas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201720,145-688-3.30%
201620,8335032.47%
201620,330-302-1.46%
201520,632-149-0.72%
201420,781-97-0.46%
201320,878-291-1.37%
201221,169-211-0.99%
201121,380-158-0.73%
201021,538-2,155-9.10%
199023,693-1,989-7.74%
198025,682-93-0.36%
197025,775-1,030-3.84%
196026,805-2,480-8.47%
195029,285-1,067-3.52%
194030,352-994-3.17%
193031,346-2,701-7.93%
192034,0472,6248.35%
191031,4234,03614.74%
190027,387-199-0.72%
189027,5864,85121.34%
188022,73512,762127.97%
18709,9730.00%

Labette County, Kansas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White18,433
Two or More Races1,273
Black or African American691
American Indian and Alaska Native200
Some Other Race177
Asian59

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

Labette 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

Labette County, Kansas Median Age

40.9


Total

39.1


Male

43


Female

Labette County, Kansas Adults

There are 15,896 adults, (3,729 of which are seniors) in Labette County, Kansas.

Labette County, Kansas Age Dependency

71

Age Dependency Ratio

30.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Labette County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

10,542

50.60%

Male

10,291

49.40%

Labette County, Kansas Households and Families

Labette County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Labette County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.5%14.5%
All69.4%30.6%
Non Family57.8%42.2%
Male43.3%56.7%
Female42.6%57.4%

69.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Labette County, Kansas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8,3742.4269.4
Married4,2992.9685.5
Non Family2,6241.1657.8
Female9483.1642.6
Male5033.1143.3

2.88

Average Family Size

2.42

Average Household Size

5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Labette County, Kansas Households

Labette County, Kansas Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6874.87%
9th to 12th Grade1,0827.67%
High School Graduate4,59532.57%
Some College3,48324.69%
Associates Degree1,72012.19%
Bachelors Degree1,60911.41%
Graduate Degree9306.59%

Labette County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White12,54711,1322,320
Black52731342
Multiple Races45540362
Hispanic44536194
Other Race1401361
Native American11310726
Asian3535

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 23.01%.

Labette County, Kansas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,738$34,704$25,202
Less Than High School$21,111$29,674$15,366
High School Grad$26,757$31,558$22,963
Some College$27,337$35,709$22,256
Bachelors Degree$43,517$50,139$37,360
Graduate Degree$44,730$36,250$49,757

$30,738

Average Earnings

$34,704

Average Male

$25,202

Average Female

Labette County, Kansas Language

Labette County, Kansas Language by Age

Labette County, Kansas Language

96.35% of Labette County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 3.65% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.88% of the population.

Labette County, Kansas Poverty

Labette County, Kansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White17,3622,55514.72%
Multiple1,25244435.46%
Hispanic88638243.12%
Black66931146.49%
Other1776033.90%
Native1992814.07%
Asian591220.34%

18.18%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.94%

Male Poverty Rate

19.39%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Labette County, Kansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Labette County, Kansas is Black, with 46.49% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Labette County, Kansas is Native, with 14.07% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.64%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.37%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.30%.

Labette County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School32.59%
High School14.38%
Some College13.05%
Bachelors or Greater6.20%

Labette County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed32.57%
Male Unemployed30.47%
Female Employed10.77%
Male Employed5.18%

Labette County, Kansas Income

Labette County, Kansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$41,851$52,988
Families$51,280$60,835
Married Families$62,545$
Non Families$20,303$31,541

Labette County, Kansas Marital Status

Labette County, Kansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.8%

Male Marriage Rate

51.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Labette County, Kansas Married by Age and Sex

Labette 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 55To64.

Labette County, Kansas Marital Status by Race

Labette County, Kansas Veterans

Labette County, Kansas Veterans by War

1,393

Number of Veterans

1,328

Male Veterans

65

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam515
First Gulf War194
Korea143
World War II123
Second Gulf War108

Labette County, Kansas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74400
75+368
55 to 64275
35 to 54256
18 to 3494

Labette County, Kansas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,3079.14%
2 or More456.65%
Black376.74%
Hispanic132.27%
Indian42.61%

Labette County, Kansas Veterans by Education

6.11%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.11%

Veteran Disability Rate

Labette County, Kansas Employment Status

Labette County, Kansas Employment by Age

61.5%

Labor Force Participation

58.2%

Employment Rate

5.3%

Unemployment Rate

Labette County, Kansas Employment by Race

Labette County, Kansas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Labette County, Kansas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Parsons105049906-598-5.69%
Oswego 18391744-95-5.17%
Chetopa11251061-64-5.69%
Altamont10891043-46-4.22%
Edna437414-23-5.26%
Mound Valley407382-25-6.14%
Bartlett8379-4-4.82%
Labette7874-4-5.13%
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