Morris County, Kansas Population 2018

Morris County, Kansas's estimated population is 5,455 with a growth rate of -4.20% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Morris County, Kansas is the 65th largest county in Kansas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20175,455-239-4.20%
20165,6941382.48%
20165,556-68-1.21%
20155,624-43-0.76%
20145,667-54-0.94%
20135,721-129-2.21%
20125,850-16-0.27%
20115,866-54-0.91%
20105,920-278-4.49%
19906,198-221-3.44%
19806,419-13-0.20%
19706,432-960-12.99%
19607,392-1,093-12.88%
19508,485-1,878-18.12%
194010,363-1,496-12.61%
193011,859-146-1.22%
192012,005-392-3.16%
191012,3974303.59%
190011,9675865.15%
189011,3812,11622.84%
18809,2657,040316.40%
18702,2251,455188.96%
18607700.00%

Morris County, Kansas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White5,460
Two or More Races149
Some Other Race43
Asian30
American Indian and Alaska Native7
Black or African American5

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

Morris 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

Morris County, Kansas Median Age

47.7


Total

46.5


Male

49.7


Female

Morris County, Kansas Adults

There are 4,510 adults, (1,344 of which are seniors) in Morris County, Kansas.

Morris County, Kansas Age Dependency

79.7

Age Dependency Ratio

42.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Morris County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

2,859

50.21%

Male

2,835

49.79%

Morris County, Kansas Households and Families

Morris County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Morris County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married90.9%9.1%
Male83%17%
All78.3%21.7%
Non Family58.3%41.7%
Female55.5%44.5%

78.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Morris County, Kansas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,3282.4178.3
Married1,4032.8690.9
Non Family7141.1858.3
Female1643.4555.5
Male474.383

2.89

Average Family Size

2.41

Average Household Size

4.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.6%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Morris County, Kansas Households

Morris County, Kansas Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1613.88%
9th to 12th Grade3458.32%
High School Graduate1,51336.50%
Some College1,21829.38%
Associates Degree2115.09%
Bachelors Degree43810.57%
Graduate Degree2596.25%

Morris County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,9183,451676
Hispanic13310310
Multiple Races83743
Other Race35357
Asian14128
Native American55
Black44

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 57.14%.

Morris County, Kansas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,393$38,141$26,136
Less Than High School$16,685$16,033$21,071
High School Grad$28,646$33,180$17,614
Some College$36,372$44,246$25,000
Bachelors Degree$41,393$42,656$40,395
Graduate Degree$43,571$63,000$41,818

$33,393

Average Earnings

$38,141

Average Male

$26,136

Average Female

Morris County, Kansas Language

Morris County, Kansas Language by Age

Morris County, Kansas Language

97.46% of Morris County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 2.54% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.91% of the population.

Morris County, Kansas Poverty

Morris County, Kansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,1894548.75%
Multiple1472114.29%
Hispanic229208.73%
Asian30516.67%

8.80%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.48%

Male Poverty Rate

10.13%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Morris County, Kansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Morris County, Kansas is Asian, with 16.67% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Morris County, Kansas is Hispanic, with 8.73% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.07%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.93%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.56%.

Morris County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School16.56%
High School7.55%
Some College5.28%
Bachelors or Greater4.98%

Morris County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed26.83%
Male Unemployed16.22%
Male Employed5.58%
Female Employed5.07%

Morris County, Kansas Income

Morris County, Kansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$48,551$60,112
Families$58,722$71,091
Married Families$64,837$
Non Families$24,167$33,844

Morris County, Kansas Marital Status

Morris County, Kansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

60.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

61.4%

Male Marriage Rate

60.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Morris County, Kansas Married by Age and Sex

Morris County, Kansas Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Morris County, Kansas Marital Status by Race

Morris County, Kansas Veterans

Morris County, Kansas Veterans by War

685

Number of Veterans

639

Male Veterans

46

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam281
Second Gulf War158
First Gulf War127
Korea84
World War II40

Morris County, Kansas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74193
75+156
35 to 54139
55 to 64121
18 to 3476

Morris County, Kansas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White68315.76%
Hispanic63.82%
2 or More22.06%

Morris County, Kansas Veterans by Education

3.25%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.95%

Veteran Disability Rate

Morris County, Kansas Employment Status

Morris County, Kansas Employment by Age

61.2%

Labor Force Participation

59.4%

Employment Rate

2.7%

Unemployment Rate

Morris County, Kansas Employment by Race

Morris County, Kansas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Morris County, Kansas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Herington 25262362-164-6.49%
Council Grove21822060-122-5.59%
White City618572-46-7.44%
Dwight272255-17-6.25%
Wilsey153145-8-5.23%
Parkerville5956-3-5.08%
Dunlap3028-2-6.67%
Latimer2019-1-5.00%
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