Nemaha County, Kansas Population 2019

Nemaha County, Kansas's estimated population is 10,098 with a growth rate of 0.10% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Nemaha County, Kansas is the 38th largest county in Kansas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201810,155570.56%
201710,098100.10%
201610,088-5-0.05%
201510,09360.06%
201410,087-7-0.07%
201310,094250.25%
201210,069-20-0.20%
201110,089-72-0.71%
201010,161-285-2.73%
199010,446-765-6.82%
198011,211-614-5.19%
197011,825-1,072-8.31%
196012,897-1,444-10.07%
195014,341-2,420-14.44%
194016,761-1,581-8.62%
193018,342-145-0.78%
192018,487-585-3.07%
191019,072-1,304-6.40%
190020,3761,1275.85%
189019,2496,78754.46%
188012,4625,12369.81%
18707,3394,903201.27%
18602,4360.00%

How Many People Live in Nemaha County, Kansas?

10,098

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White9,80497.12%
Two or More Races1281.27%
American Indian and Alaska Native650.64%
Black or African American550.54%
Asian300.30%
Some Other Race120.12%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander10.01%

Nemaha County, Kansas Population Pyramid 2019

Nemaha County, Kansas Median Age

40.4


Total

37.7


Male

43.3


Female

Nemaha County, Kansas Adults

There are 7,452 adults, (1,975 of whom are seniors) in Nemaha County, Kansas.

Nemaha County, Kansas Age Dependency

84.3

Age Dependency Ratio

36.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

48.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Nemaha County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

5,012

49.65%

Male

5,083

50.35%

Nemaha County, Kansas Households and Families

Nemaha County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Nemaha County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86%14%
All74.4%25.6%
Non Family62%38%
Female51.8%48.2%
Male47.1%52.9%

74.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,1232.3774.4
Married2,3582.9986
Non Family1,3511.1362
Male2232.9647.1
Female1912.8451.8

2.91

Average Family Size

2.37

Average Household Size

4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Nemaha County, Kansas Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2173.26%
9th to 12th Grade2854.28%
High School Graduate2,76441.51%
Some College1,28119.24%
Associates Degree5317.98%
Bachelors Degree1,12216.85%
Graduate Degree4586.88%

Nemaha County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White6,4365,9541,558
Hispanic80659
Multiple Races5252
Black3833
Asian292912
Native American2323
Other Race981
Islander11

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 asian people with a rate of 41.38%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,112$42,866$26,541
Less Than High School$21,818$29,261$12,788
High School Grad$31,201$39,386$22,059
Some College$33,097$40,833$25,198
Bachelors Degree$41,306$51,250$30,823
Graduate Degree$51,458$81,875$50,192

$35,112

Average Earnings

$42,866

Average Male

$26,541

Average Female

Nemaha County, Kansas Language

Nemaha County, Kansas Language by Age

Nemaha County, Kansas Language

98.33% of Nemaha County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 1.67% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.93% of the population.

Nemaha County, Kansas Poverty

Nemaha County, Kansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White9,36199610.64%
Multiple1092422.02%
Hispanic1752313.14%
Native6557.69%
Black39410.26%
Islander11100.00%

10.78%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.67%

Male Poverty Rate

12.97%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Nemaha County, Kansas

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Nemaha County, Kansas is Native, with 7.69% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.96%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.89%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.61%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School15.55%
High School10.18%
Some College8.52%
Bachelors or Greater4.34%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed31.43%
Female Unemployed28.81%
Female Employed7.54%
Male Employed4.24%

Nemaha County, Kansas Income

Nemaha County, Kansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$53,368$68,108
Families$72,823$82,951
Married Families$78,974-
Non Families$27,243$36,159

Nemaha County, Kansas Marital Status

Nemaha County, Kansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

60.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.8%

Male Marriage Rate

61.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Nemaha County, Kansas Married by Age and Sex

Nemaha County, Kansas Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Nemaha County, Kansas Marital Status by Race

Nemaha County, Kansas Veterans

660

Number of Veterans

638

Male Veterans

22

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam260
Korea131
Second Gulf War105
First Gulf War58
World War II11

Nemaha County, Kansas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White6448.87%
Hispanic1817.31%
2 or More1217.14%
Indian25.00%
Black24.88%

Nemaha County, Kansas Veterans by Education

9.19%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.91%

Veteran Disability Rate

Nemaha County, Kansas Employment Status

67.2%

Labor Force Participation

66%

Employment Rate

1.8%

Unemployment Rate

Nemaha 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

77.53%

Born in Kansas

98.74%

Native Born

1.26%

Foreign Born

0.61%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.74% of Nemaha County, Kansas residents were born in the United States, with 77.53% having been born in Kansas. 0.61% 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 Nemaha County, Kansas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Sabetha 25712584130.51%
Seneca20012048472.35%
Centralia512511-1-0.20%
Wetmore36836800.00%
Bern16616600.00%
Corning15715700.00%
Goff12612600.00%
Oneida757500.00%
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
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