Ness County, Kansas Population 2018

Ness County, Kansas's estimated population is 2,869 with a growth rate of -5.84% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Ness County, Kansas is the 85th largest county in Kansas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20172,869-178-5.84%
20163,047913.08%
20162,956-54-1.79%
20153,010-71-2.30%
20143,081-6-0.19%
20133,08780.26%
20123,079-38-1.22%
20113,117130.42%
20103,104-929-23.03%
19904,033-465-10.34%
19804,498-293-6.12%
19704,791-679-12.41%
19605,470-852-13.48%
19506,322-542-7.90%
19406,864-1,494-17.88%
19308,35886811.59%
19207,4901,60727.32%
19105,8831,34829.72%
19004,535-409-8.27%
18904,9441,22232.83%
18803,7223,720186000.00%
187020.00%

Ness County, Kansas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White2,989
Two or More Races29
Black or African American15
Asian5
American Indian and Alaska Native5
Some Other Race4

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

Ness County, Kansas Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8% Male Population0%2%4%6%8% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Ness County, Kansas Median Age

46.8


Total

44.6


Male

49.4


Female

Ness County, Kansas Adults

There are 2,368 adults, (731 of which are seniors) in Ness County, Kansas.

Ness County, Kansas Age Dependency

86

Age Dependency Ratio

44.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Ness County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

1,484

48.70%

Male

1,563

51.30%

Ness County, Kansas Households and Families

Ness County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Ness County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.6%11.4%
All79.8%20.2%
Non Family70.4%29.6%
Female64.3%35.7%
Male54.2%45.8%

79.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Ness County, Kansas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,3252.2679.8
Married7632.7288.6
Non Family4331.0670.4
Female703.4164.3
Male593.7854.2

2.81

Average Family Size

2.26

Average Household Size

2.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Ness County, Kansas Households

Ness County, Kansas Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade542.45%
9th to 12th Grade1346.08%
High School Graduate75634.30%
Some College62128.18%
Associates Degree1958.85%
Bachelors Degree35816.24%
Graduate Degree863.90%

Ness County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,0631,935442
Hispanic122632
Black1211
Native American55
Other Race44
Multiple Races33

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 21.43%.

Ness County, Kansas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,994$41,524$21,310
Less Than High School$37,625$50,417$5,500
High School Grad$28,929$35,000$18,958
Some College$29,375$39,643$23,444
Bachelors Degree$40,625$43,553$19,500
Graduate Degree$43,438$60,417$43,125

$31,994

Average Earnings

$41,524

Average Male

$21,310

Average Female

Ness County, Kansas Language

Ness County, Kansas Language by Age

Ness County, Kansas Language

89.41% of Ness County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 10.59% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 9.50% of the population.

Ness County, Kansas Poverty

Ness County, Kansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,6262057.81%
Hispanic31512138.41%
Black131184.62%
Other44100.00%
Multiple2813.57%

11.30%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.28%

Male Poverty Rate

9.21%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Ness County, Kansas

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Ness County, Kansas is Multiple, with 3.57% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.63%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.56%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.48%.

Ness County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School16.85%
High School12.23%
Some College5.34%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Ness County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed37.84%
Female Unemployed7.14%
Male Employed6.60%
Female Employed6.21%

Ness County, Kansas Income

Ness County, Kansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$47,298$64,069
Families$61,087$79,390
Married Families$68,365$
Non Families$21,780$30,150

Ness County, Kansas Marital Status

Ness County, Kansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

62.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

61.2%

Male Marriage Rate

62.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Ness County, Kansas Married by Age and Sex

Ness 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.

Ness County, Kansas Marital Status by Race

Ness County, Kansas Veterans

Ness County, Kansas Veterans by War

253

Number of Veterans

243

Male Veterans

10

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam86
Korea62
World War II28
First Gulf War25
Second Gulf War25

Ness County, Kansas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+115
65 to 7471
35 to 5431
55 to 6423
18 to 3413

Ness County, Kansas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White25110.73%
Hispanic63.73%
2 or More250.00%

Ness County, Kansas Veterans by Education

4.49%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.43%

Veteran Disability Rate

Ness County, Kansas Employment Status

Ness County, Kansas Employment by Age

62.7%

Labor Force Participation

60.7%

Employment Rate

3.3%

Unemployment Rate

Ness County, Kansas Employment by Race

Ness County, Kansas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Ness County, Kansas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Ness City14561386-70-4.81%
Bazine334320-14-4.19%
Ransom294274-20-6.80%
Utica158152-6-3.80%
Brownell2928-1-3.45%
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