Morton County, Kansas Population 2018

Morton County, Kansas's estimated population is 2,740 with a growth rate of -9.66% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Morton County, Kansas is the 88th largest county in Kansas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20172,740-293-9.66%
20163,0332338.32%
20162,800-152-5.15%
20152,952-93-3.05%
20143,045-74-2.37%
20133,119-11-0.35%
20123,130-48-1.51%
20113,178-62-1.91%
20103,240-240-6.90%
19903,480260.75%
19803,454-122-3.41%
19703,5762226.62%
19603,35474428.51%
19502,61042419.40%
19402,186-1,906-46.58%
19304,09291528.80%
19203,1771,844138.33%
19101,3331,029338.49%
1900304-420-58.01%
18907247157944.44%
188090.00%

Morton County, Kansas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White2,598
Some Other Race237
Two or More Races170
Black or African American19
American Indian and Alaska Native5
Asian4

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

Morton County, Kansas Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10%12%14% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10%12%14% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Morton County, Kansas Median Age

41


Total

38.1


Male

45.3


Female

Morton County, Kansas Adults

There are 2,375 adults, (525 of which are seniors) in Morton County, Kansas.

Morton County, Kansas Age Dependency

64

Age Dependency Ratio

28.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Morton County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

1,437

47.38%

Male

1,596

52.62%

Morton County, Kansas Households and Families

Morton County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Morton County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.1%11.9%
Male85%15%
All69.8%30.2%
Non Family48.5%51.5%
Female35.3%64.7%

69.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Morton County, Kansas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,1582.5469.8
Married5823.1688.1
Non Family3941.0948.5
Female1023.4735.3
Male804.0185

3.26

Average Family Size

2.54

Average Household Size

4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Morton County, Kansas Households

Morton County, Kansas Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1346.88%
9th to 12th Grade1085.54%
High School Graduate72437.15%
Some College56028.73%
Associates Degree1447.39%
Bachelors Degree20810.67%
Graduate Degree713.64%

Morton County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,6041,507248
Hispanic29215522
Other Race17410722
Multiple Races4032
Black104
Native American555
Asian444

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

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

Morton County, Kansas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$38,355$42,500$25,640
Less Than High School$23,929$39,563$11,083
High School Grad$31,806$40,250$21,618
Some College$40,650$44,125$24,779
Bachelors Degree$51,420$52,159$41,875
Graduate Degree$56,250$70,938$52,250

$38,355

Average Earnings

$42,500

Average Male

$25,640

Average Female

Morton County, Kansas Language

Morton County, Kansas Language by Age

Morton County, Kansas Language

81.26% of Morton County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 18.74% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 16.61% of the population.

Morton County, Kansas Poverty

Morton County, Kansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,14526712.45%
Hispanic650284.31%
Multiple17084.71%
Other23731.27%

10.09%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.97%

Male Poverty Rate

12.44%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Morton County, Kansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Morton County, Kansas is White, with 12.45% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Morton County, Kansas is Other, with 1.27% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.66%. Among those working part-time, it was 4.71%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.83%.

Morton County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School26.87%
High School11.69%
Some College5.90%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Morton County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed11.11%
Female Employed6.91%
Male Employed3.77%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Morton County, Kansas Income

Morton County, Kansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$44,100$56,225
Families$56,324$69,507
Married Families$60,938$
Non Families$24,569$30,222

Morton County, Kansas Marital Status

Morton County, Kansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.9%

Male Marriage Rate

52.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Morton County, Kansas Married by Age and Sex

Morton County, Kansas Marriage

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

Morton County, Kansas Marital Status by Race

Morton County, Kansas Veterans

Morton County, Kansas Veterans by War

142

Number of Veterans

135

Male Veterans

7

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam44
Korea19
Second Gulf War18
First Gulf War15
World War II8

Morton County, Kansas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+53
65 to 7430
35 to 5427
18 to 3418
55 to 6414

Morton County, Kansas Veterans by Race

Morton County, Kansas Veterans by Education

1.60%

Veteran Poverty Rate

13.60%

Veteran Disability Rate

Morton County, Kansas Employment Status

Morton County, Kansas Employment by Age

59.8%

Labor Force Participation

55.1%

Employment Rate

7.9%

Unemployment Rate

Morton County, Kansas Employment by Race

Morton County, Kansas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Morton County, Kansas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Elkhart22051934-271-12.29%
Rolla442393-49-11.09%
Richfield4338-5-11.63%
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