McPherson County, Kansas Population 2018

McPherson County, Kansas's estimated population is 28,708 with a growth rate of 1.08% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. McPherson County, Kansas is the 20th largest county in Kansas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201728,792840.29%
201728,7083061.08%
201628,402-213-0.74%
201528,615-248-0.86%
201428,863-510-1.74%
201329,3731920.66%
201229,181670.23%
201129,114170.06%
201029,0971,8296.71%
199027,2684131.54%
198026,8552,0778.38%
197024,7784932.03%
196024,2856152.60%
195023,670-482-2.00%
194024,1525642.39%
193023,5881,7437.98%
192021,8453241.51%
191021,5211000.47%
190021,421-193-0.89%
189021,6144,47126.08%
188017,14316,4052222.90%
18707380.00%

McPherson County, Kansas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White27,306
Two or More Races638
Black or African American300
Some Other Race214
American Indian and Alaska Native184
Asian140
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander10

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

McPherson County, Kansas Population Pyramid 2018

2004006008001,0001,200 Male Population2004006008001,0001,200 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

McPherson County, Kansas Median Age

40.8


Total

39.1


Male

42.1


Female

McPherson County, Kansas Adults

There are 22,092 adults, (5,438 of whom are seniors) in McPherson County, Kansas.

McPherson County, Kansas Age Dependency

72.9

Age Dependency Ratio

32.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.2

Child Dependency Ratio

McPherson County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

14,554

50.55%

Male

14,238

49.45%

McPherson County, Kansas Households and Families

McPherson County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

McPherson County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.2%11.8%
All71.7%28.3%
Non Family53.8%46.2%
Male52.2%47.8%
Female42%58%

71.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

McPherson County, Kansas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All12,0772.2871.7
Married6,6602.8788.2
Non Family3,9711.1253.8
Female9882.6642
Male4582.7652.2

2.8

Average Family Size

2.28

Average Household Size

3.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

McPherson County, Kansas Households

McPherson County, Kansas Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade8074.16%
9th to 12th Grade8574.41%
High School Graduate5,50128.34%
Some College4,94325.46%
Associates Degree1,7479.00%
Bachelors Degree3,88119.99%
Graduate Degree1,6778.64%

McPherson County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White18,40116,8765,316
Hispanic40027060
Multiple Races24823945
Asian14014073
Black128111
Native American11711266
Other Race996316

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 56.41%.

McPherson County, Kansas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,935$47,554$28,197
Less Than High School$29,355$36,833$11,417
High School Grad$33,211$41,482$25,372
Some College$32,557$45,492$26,459
Bachelors Degree$47,134$54,605$36,497
Graduate Degree$50,593$54,662$46,250

$36,935

Average Earnings

$47,554

Average Male

$28,197

Average Female

McPherson County, Kansas Language

McPherson County, Kansas Language by Age

McPherson County, Kansas Language

96.08% of McPherson County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 3.92% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.15% of the population.

McPherson County, Kansas Poverty

McPherson County, Kansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White25,3521,8927.46%
Hispanic1,03513312.85%
Other2093215.31%
Black2023115.35%
Multiple631264.12%
Native15010.67%

7.59%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.16%

Male Poverty Rate

9.01%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in McPherson County, Kansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in McPherson County, Kansas is Black, with 15.35% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in McPherson County, Kansas is Native, with 0.67% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.99%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.85%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.12%.

McPherson County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School10.96%
High School8.50%
Some College6.42%
Bachelors or Greater2.62%

McPherson County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed33.33%
Male Unemployed27.10%
Female Employed6.06%
Male Employed4.12%

McPherson County, Kansas Income

McPherson County, Kansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$56,946$70,726
Families$68,684$83,934
Married Families$74,922$
Non Families$32,801$42,151

McPherson County, Kansas Marital Status

McPherson County, Kansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

60.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

62.0%

Male Marriage Rate

58.0%

Female Marriage Rate

McPherson County, Kansas Married by Age and Sex

McPherson 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 45To54.

McPherson County, Kansas Marital Status by Race


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

McPherson County, Kansas Veterans

McPherson County, Kansas Veterans by War

1,634

Number of Veterans

1,518

Male Veterans

116

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam593
First Gulf War230
Second Gulf War224
Korea183
World War II131

McPherson County, Kansas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+464
65 to 74449
35 to 54370
55 to 64263
18 to 3488

McPherson County, Kansas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,5807.50%
2 or More289.86%
Hispanic202.88%
Indian1711.11%
Other54.13%
Black41.37%

McPherson County, Kansas Veterans by Education

5.49%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.38%

Veteran Disability Rate

McPherson County, Kansas Employment Status

McPherson County, Kansas Employment by Age

68.1%

Labor Force Participation

66.3%

Employment Rate

2.5%

Unemployment Rate

McPherson County, Kansas Employment by Race

McPherson County, Kansas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in McPherson County, Kansas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
McPherson131571316470.05%
Lindsborg34583338-120-3.47%
Moundridge1737173700.00%
Inman13851353-32-2.31%
Galva87087330.34%
Canton748720-28-3.74%
Marquette641611-30-4.68%
Windom130125-5-3.85%
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