Labette County, Kansas Population 2019

Labette County, Kansas's estimated population is 20,145 with a growth rate of -0.91% 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
201720,145-185-0.91%
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
White18,279
Two or More Races1,127
Black or African American792
American Indian and Alaska Native216
Some Other Race82
Asian57

Labette County, Kansas Population Pyramid 2019

Labette County, Kansas Median Age

41


Total

39


Male

43.8


Female

Labette County, Kansas Adults

There are 15,681 adults, (3,719 of whom are seniors) in Labette County, Kansas.

Labette County, Kansas Age Dependency

71.8

Age Dependency Ratio

31.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Labette County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

10,411

50.65%

Male

10,142

49.35%

Labette County, Kansas Households and Families

Labette County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Labette County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84%16%
All70.7%29.3%
Non Family60.9%39.1%
Male52%48%
Female42.7%57.3%

70.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8,0982.4770.7
Married4,2913.0184
Non Family2,5281.1260.9
Female8963.3242.7
Male3833.3852

2.98

Average Family Size

2.47

Average Household Size

5.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Labette County, Kansas Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6354.53%
9th to 12th Grade1,1558.25%
High School Graduate4,50432.16%
Some College3,74226.72%
Associates Degree1,49910.70%
Bachelors Degree1,61411.53%
Graduate Degree8556.11%

Labette County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White12,41611,0152,261
Black60935438
Hispanic43636098
Multiple Races41636552
Native American13411424
Other Race82762
Asian2828

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 22.48%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,686$36,527$26,287
Less Than High School$21,786$29,509$16,058
High School Grad$27,751$32,701$22,754
Some College$30,920$37,708$24,557
Bachelors Degree$43,851$53,750$37,172
Graduate Degree$44,415$35,536$52,148

$31,686

Average Earnings

$36,527

Average Male

$26,287

Average Female

Labette County, Kansas Language

Labette County, Kansas Language by Age

Labette County, Kansas Language

97.07% of Labette County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 2.93% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.57% of the population.

Labette County, Kansas Poverty

Labette County, Kansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White17,1822,60415.16%
Hispanic88936440.94%
Black76834645.05%
Multiple1,10930327.32%
Asian571424.56%
Other821214.63%
Native21520.93%

17.80%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.78%

Male Poverty Rate

19.77%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Labette County, Kansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Labette County, Kansas is Black, with 45.05% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Labette County, Kansas is Native, with 0.93% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.92%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.43%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.31%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School34.92%
High School15.17%
Some College11.95%
Bachelors or Greater5.80%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed47.37%
Male Unemployed29.65%
Female Employed9.81%
Male Employed5.15%

Labette County, Kansas Income

Labette County, Kansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$45,706$56,287
Families$55,629$63,752
Married Families$63,434$
Non Families$23,598$36,557

Labette County, Kansas Marital Status

Labette County, Kansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.1%

Male Marriage Rate

51.3%

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 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Labette County, Kansas Marital Status by Race

Labette County, Kansas Veterans

1,205

Number of Veterans

1,132

Male Veterans

73

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam478
First Gulf War168
Second Gulf War118
Korea94
World War II71

Labette County, Kansas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,1167.88%
Black467.14%
2 or More305.32%
Hispanic183.11%
Indian84.82%
Other56.10%

Labette County, Kansas Veterans by Education

6.19%

Veteran Poverty Rate

41.81%

Veteran Disability Rate

Labette County, Kansas Employment Status

61.8%

Labor Force Participation

58.9%

Employment Rate

4.7%

Unemployment Rate

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%
  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