Mitchell County, Kansas Population 2019

Mitchell County, Kansas's estimated population is 6,191 with a growth rate of -0.53% 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
20186,150-41-0.66%
20176,191-33-0.53%
20166,224-76-1.21%
20156,300540.86%
20146,246-62-0.98%
20136,30870.11%
20126,301170.27%
20116,284-52-0.82%
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
White6,067
Two or More Races44
Black or African American42
Asian33
American Indian and Alaska Native26
Some Other Race18

Mitchell County, Kansas Population Pyramid 2019

Mitchell County, Kansas Median Age

43.7


Total

40


Male

47.4


Female

Mitchell County, Kansas Adults

There are 4,869 adults, (1,415 of whom are seniors) in Mitchell County, Kansas.

Mitchell County, Kansas Age Dependency

80.4

Age Dependency Ratio

41

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Mitchell County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

3,031

48.65%

Male

3,199

51.35%

Mitchell County, Kansas Households and Families

Mitchell County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Mitchell County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male97.3%2.7%
Married90.9%9.1%
All72.3%27.7%
Non Family52.5%47.5%
Female50.7%49.3%

72.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,7252.1972.3
Married1,3312.8790.9
Non Family1,1121.2552.5
Female2092.8550.7
Male732.2797.3

2.81

Average Family Size

2.19

Average Household Size

4.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Mitchell County, Kansas Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade711.68%
9th to 12th Grade1273.01%
High School Graduate1,36832.37%
Some College1,13426.83%
Associates Degree50712.00%
Bachelors Degree69816.52%
Graduate Degree3217.60%

Mitchell County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White4,1183,9341,006
Hispanic59546
Asian19197
Native American189
Multiple Races1212
Other Race1212
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%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,927$36,833$25,556
Less Than High School$26,667$$
High School Grad$29,329$31,875$25,250
Some College$31,063$37,004$22,578
Bachelors Degree$35,270$41,071$27,721
Graduate Degree$48,724$49,939$36,397

$31,927

Average Earnings

$36,833

Average Male

$25,556

Average Female

Mitchell County, Kansas Language

Mitchell County, Kansas Language by Age

Mitchell County, Kansas Language

97.11% of Mitchell County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 2.89% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.63% of the population.

Mitchell County, Kansas Poverty

Mitchell County, Kansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,73274012.91%
Hispanic1188269.49%
Asian332472.73%
Black2222100.00%
Native18950.00%
Multiple36822.22%
Other11654.55%

14.82%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.17%

Male Poverty Rate

16.51%

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 12.91% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.22%. Among those working part-time, it was 25.53%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.19%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School32.52%
High School14.44%
Some College9.28%
Bachelors or Greater1.98%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed34.29%
Female Unemployed24.14%
Female Employed15.21%
Male Employed5.75%

Mitchell County, Kansas Income

Mitchell County, Kansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$44,591$58,729
Families$62,934$75,523
Married Families$67,841-
Non Families$28,482$33,672

Mitchell County, Kansas Marital Status

Mitchell County, Kansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.8%

Male Marriage Rate

57.7%

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 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Mitchell County, Kansas Marital Status by Race

Mitchell County, Kansas Veterans

462

Number of Veterans

462

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam210
World War II74
Korea58
Second Gulf War43
First Gulf War27

Mitchell County, Kansas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White4449.36%
2 or More947.37%
Indian934.62%

Mitchell County, Kansas Veterans by Education

1.85%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.57%

Veteran Disability Rate

Mitchell County, Kansas Employment Status

59.1%

Labor Force Participation

56.8%

Employment Rate

3.8%

Unemployment Rate

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%
  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