Marion County, Kansas Population 2019

Marion County, Kansas's estimated population is 11,972 with a growth rate of -0.30% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Marion County, Kansas is the 37th largest county in Kansas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201811,950-22-0.18%
201711,972-36-0.30%
201612,008-39-0.32%
201512,047-138-1.13%
201412,185-18-0.15%
201312,203-171-1.38%
201212,374-170-1.36%
201112,544-126-0.99%
201012,670-218-1.69%
199012,888-634-4.69%
198013,522-413-2.96%
197013,935-1,208-7.98%
196015,143-1,164-7.14%
195016,307-2,644-13.95%
194018,951-1,788-8.62%
193020,739-2,184-9.53%
192022,9235082.27%
191022,4151,7398.41%
190020,6761370.67%
189020,5398,08664.93%
188012,45311,6851521.48%
1870768694937.84%
1860740.00%

Marion County, Kansas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White11,547
Two or More Races309
American Indian and Alaska Native87
Black or African American80
Asian37
Some Other Race27

Marion County, Kansas Population Pyramid 2019

Marion County, Kansas Median Age

45


Total

43.7


Male

47.2


Female

Marion County, Kansas Adults

There are 9,495 adults, (2,734 of whom are seniors) in Marion County, Kansas.

Marion County, Kansas Age Dependency

78.8

Age Dependency Ratio

40.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Marion County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

6,090

50.38%

Male

5,997

49.62%

Marion County, Kansas Households and Families

Marion County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Marion County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.7%10.3%
All80.1%19.9%
Male75.3%24.7%
Non Family66.7%33.3%
Female60.6%39.4%

80.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,8572.3380.1
Married2,8522.989.7
Non Family1,5441.1366.7
Female3152.7760.6
Male1462.7775.3

2.84

Average Family Size

2.33

Average Household Size

3.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Marion County, Kansas Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3624.35%
9th to 12th Grade4845.81%
High School Graduate2,74132.91%
Some College2,16325.97%
Associates Degree5897.07%
Bachelors Degree1,35616.28%
Graduate Degree6347.61%

Marion County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White7,8797,1351,924
Multiple Races19817635
Hispanic18811627
Native American4421
Black39384
Asian2522
Other Race117

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 97.44%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 24.42%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,189$42,200$24,910
Less Than High School$21,600$31,042$16,979
High School Grad$30,989$41,551$21,615
Some College$31,263$47,917$25,644
Bachelors Degree$36,505$43,676$31,189
Graduate Degree$42,273$50,769$41,333

$32,189

Average Earnings

$42,200

Average Male

$24,910

Average Female

Marion County, Kansas Language

Marion County, Kansas Language by Age

Marion County, Kansas Language

96.84% of Marion County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 3.16% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.59% of the population.

Marion County, Kansas Poverty

Marion County, Kansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White10,5941,14110.77%
Hispanic350298.29%
Multiple285186.32%
Black631828.57%
Asian25520.00%

10.70%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.93%

Male Poverty Rate

10.48%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Marion County, Kansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Marion County, Kansas is Black, with 28.57% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Marion County, Kansas is Multiple, with 6.32% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.63%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.83%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.20%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School17.26%
High School10.28%
Some College7.14%
Bachelors or Greater5.51%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed32.65%
Male Unemployed18.99%
Male Employed5.62%
Female Employed5.54%

Marion County, Kansas Income

Marion County, Kansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$50,212$62,497
Families$62,578$74,033
Married Families$66,632-
Non Families$25,372$36,195

Marion County, Kansas Marital Status

Marion County, Kansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

59.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

60.7%

Male Marriage Rate

57.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Marion County, Kansas Married by Age and Sex

Marion 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 45-54.

Marion County, Kansas Marital Status by Race

Marion County, Kansas Veterans

837

Number of Veterans

737

Male Veterans

100

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam351
First Gulf War153
Second Gulf War93
Korea49
World War II30

Marion County, Kansas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White8289.11%
Hispanic4015.69%
2 or More52.28%
Black46.35%

Marion County, Kansas Veterans by Education

7.07%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.02%

Veteran Disability Rate

Marion County, Kansas Employment Status

60.7%

Labor Force Participation

58.1%

Employment Rate

3.9%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Marion County, Kansas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Hillsboro29932887-106-3.54%
Marion19271838-89-4.62%
Peabody12101140-70-5.79%
Goessel539508-31-5.75%
Florence467441-26-5.57%
Burns228220-8-3.51%
Lincolnville201192-9-4.48%
Ramona187179-8-4.28%
Lehigh175167-8-4.57%
Tampa112107-5-4.46%
Durham112107-5-4.46%
Lost Springs7067-3-4.29%
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
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