Morris County, Kansas Population 2019

Morris County, Kansas's estimated population is 5,466 with a growth rate of -1.55% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Morris County, Kansas is the 63rd largest county in Kansas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20185,521551.01%
20175,466-86-1.55%
20165,552-76-1.35%
20155,628-36-0.64%
20145,664-55-0.96%
20135,719-129-2.21%
20125,848-16-0.27%
20115,864-54-0.91%
20105,918-280-4.52%
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%

How Many People Live in Morris County, Kansas?

5,466

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,37695.91%
Two or More Races1412.52%
Some Other Race390.70%
Asian330.59%
American Indian and Alaska Native110.20%
Black or African American50.09%

Morris County, Kansas Population Pyramid 2019

Morris County, Kansas Median Age

47.9


Total

47


Male

49.7


Female

Morris County, Kansas Adults

There are 4,426 adults, (1,343 of whom are seniors) in Morris County, Kansas.

Morris County, Kansas Age Dependency

81.8

Age Dependency Ratio

43.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Morris County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

2,853

50.90%

Male

2,752

49.10%

Morris County, Kansas Households and Families

Morris County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Morris County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married90.2%9.8%
Male79.6%20.4%
All77.8%22.2%
Non Family59.4%40.6%
Female54.8%45.2%

77.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,3252.3877.8
Married1,3782.8490.2
Non Family7521.1859.4
Female1463.754.8
Male493.7879.6

2.89

Average Family Size

2.38

Average Household Size

5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

1.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Morris County, Kansas Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1603.91%
9th to 12th Grade3257.93%
High School Graduate1,49236.42%
Some College1,15228.12%
Associates Degree2255.49%
Bachelors Degree48511.84%
Graduate Degree2586.30%

Morris County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,8673,414719
Hispanic14511513
Multiple Races62603
Other Race31319
Asian17158
Native American1111
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 asian people with a rate of 47.06%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,663$41,959$23,889
Less Than High School$20,076$17,100$20,862
High School Grad$27,708$33,981$19,180
Some College$36,612$46,845$24,868
Bachelors Degree$40,096$44,514$27,083
Graduate Degree$46,750$95,278$43,281

$33,663

Average Earnings

$41,959

Average Male

$23,889

Average Female

Morris County, Kansas Language

Morris County, Kansas Language by Age

Morris County, Kansas Language

96.62% of Morris County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 3.38% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.62% of the population.

Morris County, Kansas Poverty

Morris County, Kansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,1024699.19%
Multiple1393625.90%
Hispanic2372711.39%
Native11654.55%
Asian33515.15%

9.76%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.61%

Male Poverty Rate

10.88%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Morris County, Kansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Morris County, Kansas is Native, with 54.55% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Morris County, Kansas is White, with 9.19% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.93%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.24%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.54%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School14.94%
High School9.54%
Some College6.72%
Bachelors or Greater4.37%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed41.46%
Female Unemployed40.00%
Male Employed7.73%
Female Employed5.62%

Morris County, Kansas Income

Morris County, Kansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$50,338$62,907
Families$63,150$76,469
Married Families$68,618-
Non Families$22,370$33,287

Morris County, Kansas Marital Status

Morris County, Kansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

61.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

61.4%

Male Marriage Rate

60.8%

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 Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Morris County, Kansas Marital Status by Race

Morris County, Kansas Veterans

589

Number of Veterans

541

Male Veterans

48

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam247
First Gulf War138
Second Gulf War119
Korea78
World War II35

Morris County, Kansas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White58313.61%
2 or More69.68%
Hispanic42.56%

Morris County, Kansas Veterans by Education

2.76%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.61%

Veteran Disability Rate

Morris County, Kansas Employment Status

61.8%

Labor Force Participation

60.3%

Employment Rate

2.3%

Unemployment Rate

Morris County, Kansas Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

72.10%

Born in Kansas

98.34%

Native Born

1.66%

Foreign Born

1.28%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.34% of Morris County, Kansas residents were born in the United States, with 72.10% having been born in Kansas. 1.28% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

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%
  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