Ottawa County, Kansas Population 2018

Ottawa County, Kansas's estimated population is 5,863 with a growth rate of -2.35% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Ottawa County, Kansas is the 61st largest county in Kansas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20175,863-141-2.35%
20166,004851.44%
20165,919-15-0.25%
20155,934-94-1.56%
20146,028-15-0.25%
20136,043150.25%
20126,028-35-0.58%
20116,063-33-0.54%
20106,0964628.20%
19905,634-337-5.64%
19805,971-212-3.43%
19706,183-596-8.79%
19606,779-486-6.69%
19507,265-1,959-21.24%
19409,224-595-6.06%
19309,819-895-8.35%
192010,714-1,097-9.29%
191011,8116295.63%
190011,182-1,399-11.12%
189012,5812,27422.06%
188010,3078,180384.58%
18702,1270.00%

Ottawa County, Kansas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White5,807
Two or More Races150
Some Other Race16
American Indian and Alaska Native16
Asian10
Black or African American5

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

Ottawa County, Kansas Population Pyramid 2018

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

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

Ottawa County, Kansas Median Age

42.2


Total

39.1


Male

46.2


Female

Ottawa County, Kansas Adults

There are 4,551 adults, (1,099 of which are seniors) in Ottawa County, Kansas.

Ottawa County, Kansas Age Dependency

74.1

Age Dependency Ratio

31.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Ottawa County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

2,850

47.47%

Male

3,154

52.53%

Ottawa County, Kansas Households and Families

Ottawa County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Ottawa County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married91.9%8.1%
Male86.2%13.8%
All82.4%17.6%
Female66.7%33.3%
Non Family66.3%33.7%

82.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Ottawa County, Kansas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,4462.4282.4
Married1,4382.9391.9
Non Family7351.1466.3
Female1503.3266.7
Male1232.9786.2

2.91

Average Family Size

2.42

Average Household Size

3.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.8%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Ottawa County, Kansas Households

Ottawa County, Kansas Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade711.72%
9th to 12th Grade1714.14%
High School Graduate1,46635.50%
Some College1,12927.34%
Associates Degree4059.81%
Bachelors Degree67216.28%
Graduate Degree2155.21%

Ottawa County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,9903,757867
Hispanic85849
Multiple Races383314
Native American12106
Asian1010
Other Race66
Black32

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 50.00%.

Ottawa County, Kansas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,005$41,597$26,431
Less Than High School$24,583$26,111$16,875
High School Grad$29,355$37,051$19,643
Some College$33,802$42,500$25,982
Bachelors Degree$41,905$55,208$31,369
Graduate Degree$50,333$48,333$51,111

$34,005

Average Earnings

$41,597

Average Male

$26,431

Average Female

Ottawa County, Kansas Language

Ottawa County, Kansas Language by Age

Ottawa County, Kansas Language

98.46% of Ottawa County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 1.54% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.45% of the population.

Ottawa County, Kansas Poverty

Ottawa County, Kansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,5614868.74%
Native16956.25%
Hispanic16242.47%
Multiple13821.45%

8.52%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.49%

Male Poverty Rate

9.66%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Ottawa County, Kansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Ottawa County, Kansas is Native, with 56.25% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Ottawa County, Kansas is Multiple, with 1.45% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.32%. Among those working part-time, it was 7.41%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.41%.

Ottawa County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School18.35%
High School9.22%
Some College3.89%
Bachelors or Greater3.52%

Ottawa County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed26.42%
Male Unemployed26.25%
Female Employed3.43%
Male Employed2.39%

Ottawa County, Kansas Income

Ottawa County, Kansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$52,241$64,481
Families$66,067$75,852
Married Families$73,258$
Non Families$30,724$35,393

Ottawa County, Kansas Marital Status

Ottawa County, Kansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

62.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

62.1%

Male Marriage Rate

63.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Ottawa County, Kansas Married by Age and Sex

Ottawa 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 45To54.

Ottawa County, Kansas Marital Status by Race

Ottawa County, Kansas Veterans

Ottawa County, Kansas Veterans by War

393

Number of Veterans

379

Male Veterans

14

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam166
Korea75
First Gulf War33
Second Gulf War23
World War II19

Ottawa County, Kansas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+122
65 to 74117
55 to 6478
35 to 5458
18 to 3418

Ottawa County, Kansas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3938.83%
Hispanic54.95%

Ottawa County, Kansas Veterans by Education

5.73%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.52%

Veteran Disability Rate

Ottawa County, Kansas Employment Status

Ottawa County, Kansas Employment by Age

65.8%

Labor Force Participation

63%

Employment Rate

4.2%

Unemployment Rate

Ottawa County, Kansas Employment by Race

Ottawa County, Kansas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Ottawa County, Kansas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Minneapolis20321984-48-2.36%
Bennington672645-27-4.02%
Delphos359340-19-5.29%
Tescott319311-8-2.51%
Culver121118-3-2.48%
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