Neosho County, Kansas Population 2019

Neosho County, Kansas's estimated population is 16,028 with a growth rate of -0.21% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Neosho County, Kansas is the 32nd largest county in Kansas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201815,951-77-0.48%
201716,028-34-0.21%
201616,062-199-1.22%
201516,261-62-0.38%
201416,323-59-0.36%
201316,382-36-0.22%
201216,418-27-0.16%
201116,445-29-0.18%
201016,474-561-3.29%
199017,035-1,932-10.19%
198018,9671550.82%
197018,812-643-3.31%
196019,455-893-4.39%
195020,348-1,862-8.38%
194022,210-455-2.01%
193022,665-1,335-5.56%
192024,0002461.04%
191023,7544,50023.37%
190019,2546933.73%
189018,5613,44022.75%
188015,1214,91548.16%
187010,20610,11811497.73%
1860880.00%

How Many People Live in Neosho County, Kansas?

16,028

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White15,34194.64%
Two or More Races4352.68%
Black or African American1991.23%
Some Other Race1070.66%
Asian650.40%
American Indian and Alaska Native570.35%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander50.03%

Neosho County, Kansas Population Pyramid 2019

Neosho County, Kansas Median Age

39.7


Total

38.6


Male

40.6


Female

Neosho County, Kansas Adults

There are 12,169 adults, (2,997 of whom are seniors) in Neosho County, Kansas.

Neosho County, Kansas Age Dependency

76.7

Age Dependency Ratio

32.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44

Child Dependency Ratio

Neosho County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

8,274

51.05%

Male

7,935

48.95%

Neosho County, Kansas Households and Families

Neosho County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Neosho County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.3%15.7%
All69.8%30.2%
Male57.3%42.7%
Non Family56%44%
Female49.4%50.6%

69.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,5212.4269.8
Married3,3523.0184.3
Non Family2,1511.1156
Female7653.4249.4
Male2532.7357.3

2.97

Average Family Size

2.42

Average Household Size

4.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Neosho County, Kansas Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2732.53%
9th to 12th Grade6045.60%
High School Graduate3,36231.20%
Some College3,19429.64%
Associates Degree1,25511.65%
Bachelors Degree1,17310.88%
Graduate Degree9168.50%

Neosho County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White10,0089,3211,988
Hispanic40427116
Multiple Races19214957
Black11810410
Other Race801111
Native American373711
Asian24247

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 29.73%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,875$36,058$24,786
Less Than High School$23,571$30,635$8,750
High School Grad$26,871$32,412$19,918
Some College$26,911$33,892$24,015
Bachelors Degree$41,389$49,775$33,147
Graduate Degree$55,134$60,859$54,219

$29,875

Average Earnings

$36,058

Average Male

$24,786

Average Female

Neosho County, Kansas Language

Neosho County, Kansas Language by Age

Neosho County, Kansas Language

96.64% of Neosho County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 3.36% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.00% of the population.

Neosho County, Kansas Poverty

Neosho County, Kansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White14,2382,89820.35%
Hispanic78629837.91%
Multiple41610926.20%
Black1612213.66%
Native511631.37%
Asian651320.00%

21.40%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.73%

Male Poverty Rate

23.00%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Neosho County, Kansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Neosho County, Kansas is Hispanic, with 37.91% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Neosho County, Kansas is Black, with 13.66% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.65%. Among those working part-time, it was 25.82%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.66%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School25.74%
Some College17.25%
High School13.84%
Bachelors or Greater11.74%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed58.25%
Male Unemployed36.04%
Female Employed12.96%
Male Employed9.45%

Neosho County, Kansas Income

Neosho County, Kansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$44,402$56,952
Families$56,117$67,821
Married Families$63,427-
Non Families$21,018$32,827

Neosho County, Kansas Marital Status

Neosho County, Kansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.0%

Male Marriage Rate

51.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Neosho County, Kansas Married by Age and Sex

Neosho 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 45-54.

Neosho County, Kansas Marital Status by Race

Neosho County, Kansas Veterans

1,023

Number of Veterans

1,001

Male Veterans

22

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam415
Second Gulf War162
Korea145
First Gulf War126
World War II86

Neosho County, Kansas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White9978.61%
Hispanic265.39%
2 or More208.58%
Black63.87%

Neosho County, Kansas Veterans by Education

14.75%

Veteran Poverty Rate

43.24%

Veteran Disability Rate

Neosho County, Kansas Employment Status

60.7%

Labor Force Participation

58.9%

Employment Rate

2.9%

Unemployment Rate

Neosho 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

76.58%

Born in Kansas

97.64%

Native Born

2.36%

Foreign Born

1.73%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.64% of Neosho County, Kansas residents were born in the United States, with 76.58% having been born in Kansas. 1.73% 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 Neosho County, Kansas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Chanute91199139200.22%
Erie11501091-59-5.13%
St. Paul629597-32-5.09%
Thayer497465-32-6.44%
Galesburg126120-6-4.76%
Stark7269-3-4.17%
Earlton5552-3-5.45%
  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