Mitchell County, Kansas Population 2018

Mitchell County, Kansas's estimated population is 6,128 with a growth rate of -2.71% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Mitchell County, Kansas is the 57th largest county in Kansas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20176,128-171-2.71%
20166,2991131.83%
20166,186-100-1.59%
20156,286420.67%
20146,244-63-1.00%
20136,30760.10%
20126,301180.29%
20116,283-53-0.84%
20106,336-867-12.04%
19907,203-914-11.26%
19808,1171071.34%
19708,010-856-9.65%
19608,866-1,454-14.09%
195010,320-1,019-8.99%
194011,339-1,435-11.23%
193012,774-1,112-8.01%
192013,886-203-1.44%
191014,089-558-3.81%
190014,647-390-2.59%
189015,0371260.85%
188014,91114,4262974.43%
18704850.00%

Mitchell County, Kansas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White6,153
Asian60
Two or More Races38
Black or African American22
American Indian and Alaska Native18
Some Other Race8

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

Mitchell 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

Mitchell County, Kansas Median Age

43.8


Total

41.1


Male

47.5


Female

Mitchell County, Kansas Adults

There are 4,894 adults, (1,424 of which are seniors) in Mitchell County, Kansas.

Mitchell County, Kansas Age Dependency

81.5

Age Dependency Ratio

41

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Mitchell County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

3,070

48.74%

Male

3,229

51.26%

Mitchell County, Kansas Households and Families

Mitchell County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Mitchell County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male95.7%4.3%
Married88.5%11.5%
All73.4%26.6%
Non Family54.6%45.4%
Female42.2%57.8%

73.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Mitchell County, Kansas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,7062.2373.4
Married1,4122.8588.5
Non Family1,0321.1254.6
Female1473.6442.2
Male1152.6795.7

2.88

Average Family Size

2.23

Average Household Size

2.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Mitchell County, Kansas Households

Mitchell County, Kansas Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade862.01%
9th to 12th Grade1102.57%
High School Graduate1,32130.91%
Some College1,23728.94%
Associates Degree4219.85%
Bachelors Degree77518.13%
Graduate Degree3247.58%

Mitchell County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White4,1914,0001,092
Hispanic36311
Asian24246
Multiple Races1313
Native American1010
Other Race87
Black111

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

Mitchell County, Kansas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,280$43,038$25,553
Less Than High School$26,500$25,000$26,875
High School Grad$31,947$33,857$20,938
Some College$30,000$41,042$24,038
Bachelors Degree$36,103$56,083$26,875
Graduate Degree$46,179$49,432$33,095

$32,280

Average Earnings

$43,038

Average Male

$25,553

Average Female

Mitchell County, Kansas Language

Mitchell County, Kansas Language by Age

Mitchell County, Kansas Language

96.67% of Mitchell County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 3.33% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.78% of the population.

Mitchell County, Kansas Poverty

Mitchell County, Kansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,8255539.49%
Hispanic1088982.41%
Asian605185.00%
Multiple30723.33%
Other8450.00%
Black11100.00%

11.56%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.93%

Male Poverty Rate

15.28%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Mitchell County, Kansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Mitchell County, Kansas is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Mitchell County, Kansas is White, with 9.49% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.41%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.56%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.70%.

Mitchell County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School23.65%
High School10.09%
Some College8.11%
Bachelors or Greater2.12%

Mitchell County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed30.91%
Female Employed13.48%
Male Employed2.53%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Mitchell County, Kansas Income

Mitchell County, Kansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$49,755$62,205
Families$62,196$77,792
Married Families$68,170$
Non Families$26,217$36,150

Mitchell County, Kansas Marital Status

Mitchell County, Kansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

57.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.4%

Male Marriage Rate

60.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Mitchell County, Kansas Married by Age and Sex

Mitchell County, Kansas Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35To44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Mitchell County, Kansas Marital Status by Race

Mitchell County, Kansas Veterans

Mitchell County, Kansas Veterans by War

545

Number of Veterans

544

Male Veterans

1

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam244
First Gulf War72
World War II67
Second Gulf War64
Korea61

Mitchell County, Kansas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74188
75+174
35 to 5470
55 to 6464
18 to 3449

Mitchell County, Kansas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White52410.91%
2 or More1152.38%
Indian1055.56%

Mitchell County, Kansas Veterans by Education

2.11%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.90%

Veteran Disability Rate

Mitchell County, Kansas Employment Status

Mitchell County, Kansas Employment by Age

60.8%

Labor Force Participation

59.1%

Employment Rate

2.8%

Unemployment Rate

Mitchell County, Kansas Employment by Race

Mitchell County, Kansas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Mitchell County, Kansas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Beloit38353769-66-1.72%
Cawker City469451-18-3.84%
Glen Elder445431-14-3.15%
Tin210206-4-1.90%
Simpson 8684-2-2.33%
Hunter5756-1-1.75%
Scottsville2524-1-4.00%
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