Leavenworth County, Kansas Population 2018

Leavenworth County, Kansas's estimated population is 81,095 with a growth rate of 2.93% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Leavenworth County, Kansas is the 6th largest county in Kansas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201781,0952,3102.93%
201678,785-1,330-1.66%
201680,1151,1051.40%
201579,0104940.63%
201478,5164590.59%
201378,0574310.56%
201277,6265730.74%
201177,0535240.68%
201076,52912,15818.89%
199064,3719,56217.45%
198054,8091,4692.75%
197053,3404,8169.92%
196048,5246,16314.55%
195042,3611,2493.04%
194041,112-1,561-3.66%
193042,6734,27111.12%
192038,402-2,805-6.81%
191041,2072670.65%
190040,9402,4556.38%
189038,4856,13018.95%
188032,355-89-0.27%
187032,44419,838157.37%
186012,6060.00%

Leavenworth County, Kansas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White65,585
Black or African American6,889
Two or More Races3,096
Some Other Race1,302
Asian1,221
American Indian and Alaska Native572
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander120

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

Leavenworth 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

Leavenworth County, Kansas Median Age

37.3


Total

36.4


Male

38.8


Female

Leavenworth County, Kansas Adults

There are 59,719 adults, (9,927 of which are seniors) in Leavenworth County, Kansas.

Leavenworth County, Kansas Age Dependency

58.4

Age Dependency Ratio

20

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Leavenworth County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

36,547

46.39%

Male

42,238

53.61%

Leavenworth County, Kansas Households and Families

Leavenworth County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Leavenworth County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married76.1%23.9%
All67%33%
Non Family57.8%42.2%
Male50.7%49.3%
Female47.9%52.1%

67.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Leavenworth County, Kansas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All27,1222.6867
Married15,5893.2776.1
Non Family7,6931.1857.8
Female2,6103.4547.9
Male1,2303.0550.7

3.2

Average Family Size

2.68

Average Household Size

4.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Leavenworth County, Kansas Households

Leavenworth County, Kansas Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,1892.24%
9th to 12th Grade3,3406.29%
High School Graduate15,67729.54%
Some College12,82324.16%
Associates Degree4,0977.72%
Bachelors Degree8,84916.67%
Graduate Degree7,10413.38%

Leavenworth County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White43,17440,19513,563
Black4,7814,1021,187
Hispanic2,9512,436557
Multiple Races1,100943221
Other Race83173681
Asian823642359
Native American40334741
Islander11711791

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 77.78%.

Leavenworth County, Kansas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$38,142$46,643$31,927
Less Than High School$25,023$27,398$18,542
High School Grad$30,280$33,401$26,175
Some College$32,294$39,913$29,663
Bachelors Degree$51,826$63,613$41,859
Graduate Degree$72,271$81,777$51,833

$38,142

Average Earnings

$46,643

Average Male

$31,927

Average Female

Leavenworth County, Kansas Language

Leavenworth County, Kansas Language by Age

Leavenworth County, Kansas Language

94.51% of Leavenworth County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 5.49% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.04% of the population.

Leavenworth County, Kansas Poverty

Leavenworth County, Kansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White59,9054,9708.30%
Black5,24293117.76%
Multiple2,71166924.68%
Hispanic4,16052412.60%
Asian1,14723320.31%
Other1,117928.24%
Native395338.35%

9.91%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.73%

Male Poverty Rate

11.12%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Leavenworth County, Kansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Leavenworth County, Kansas is Multiple, with 24.68% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Leavenworth County, Kansas is Other, with 8.24% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.08%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.20%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.39%.

Leavenworth County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School15.66%
High School9.74%
Some College8.15%
Bachelors or Greater2.75%

Leavenworth County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed29.10%
Female Unemployed25.78%
Female Employed6.55%
Male Employed3.59%

Leavenworth County, Kansas Income

Leavenworth County, Kansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$66,046$79,283
Families$79,432$90,980
Married Families$88,324$101,142
Non Families$34,729$46,678

Leavenworth County, Kansas Marital Status

Leavenworth County, Kansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.9%

Male Marriage Rate

56.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Leavenworth County, Kansas Married by Age and Sex

Leavenworth County, Kansas Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Leavenworth County, Kansas Marital Status by Race

Leavenworth County, Kansas Veterans

Leavenworth County, Kansas Veterans by War

9,594

Number of Veterans

8,363

Male Veterans

1,231

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
First Gulf War3,655
Second Gulf War3,531
Vietnam3,068
Korea477
World War II199

Leavenworth County, Kansas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 543,318
55 to 642,219
65 to 741,696
18 to 341,353
75+1,008

Leavenworth County, Kansas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White8,11816.65%
Black95317.68%
Hispanic46313.26%
2 or More22215.77%
Other15114.59%
Asian809.06%
Indian7016.75%

Leavenworth County, Kansas Veterans by Education

5.16%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.15%

Veteran Disability Rate

Leavenworth County, Kansas Employment Status

Leavenworth County, Kansas Employment by Age

60.5%

Labor Force Participation

54.8%

Employment Rate

5%

Unemployment Rate

Leavenworth County, Kansas Employment by Race

Leavenworth County, Kansas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Leavenworth County, Kansas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Leavenworth35251361549032.56%
Lansing11265118495845.18%
Bonner Springs 731476653514.80%
Basehor46385651101321.84%
Tonganoxie499653263306.61%
Linwood375387123.20%
Easton25325741.58%
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