Rooks County, Kansas Population 2019

Rooks County, Kansas's estimated population is 5,067 with a growth rate of -1.09% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Rooks County, Kansas is the 68th largest county in Kansas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20185,013-54-1.07%
20175,067-56-1.09%
20165,123-59-1.14%
20155,182-22-0.42%
20145,204100.19%
20135,194-26-0.50%
20125,220210.40%
20115,19950.10%
20105,194-845-13.99%
19906,039-967-13.80%
19807,006-622-8.15%
19707,628-2,106-21.64%
19609,7346917.64%
19509,0435466.43%
19408,497-1,037-10.88%
19309,534-432-4.33%
19209,966-1,316-11.66%
191011,2823,32241.73%
19007,960-58-0.72%
18908,018-94-1.16%
18808,1120.00%

Rooks County, Kansas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White4,973
Two or More Races88
Black or African American36
Asian23
Some Other Race15
American Indian and Alaska Native13

Rooks County, Kansas Population Pyramid 2019

Rooks County, Kansas Median Age

43.6


Total

42.8


Male

44.4


Female

Rooks County, Kansas Adults

There are 3,975 adults, (1,084 of whom are seniors) in Rooks County, Kansas.

Rooks County, Kansas Age Dependency

78.1

Age Dependency Ratio

37.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Rooks County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

2,653

51.53%

Male

2,495

48.47%

Rooks County, Kansas Households and Families

Rooks County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Rooks County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married92.4%7.6%
All79.9%20.1%
Non Family69.5%30.5%
Male61.8%38.2%
Female60.2%39.8%

79.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,1442.3179.9
Married1,0932.9492.4
Non Family7531.0869.5
Female1962.960.2
Male1023.4861.8

2.91

Average Family Size

2.31

Average Household Size

4.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Rooks County, Kansas Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade661.83%
9th to 12th Grade2506.93%
High School Graduate1,12031.04%
Some College90625.11%
Associates Degree3409.42%
Bachelors Degree60216.69%
Graduate Degree3248.98%

Rooks County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,4653,182921
Hispanic55314
Multiple Races43364
Asian23211
Other Race144
Black1313
Native American1212

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 26.58%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,050$36,438$24,327
Less Than High School$22,355$26,094$20,875
High School Grad$25,068$27,115$16,000
Some College$33,871$41,131$22,917
Bachelors Degree$31,806$42,361$27,500
Graduate Degree$49,107$73,750$35,250

$29,050

Average Earnings

$36,438

Average Male

$24,327

Average Female

Rooks County, Kansas Language

Rooks County, Kansas Language by Age

Rooks County, Kansas Language

97.32% of Rooks County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 2.68% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.08% of the population.

Rooks County, Kansas Poverty

Rooks County, Kansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,70949510.51%
Hispanic1174841.03%
Native1010100.00%
Multiple7479.46%

11.27%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.74%

Male Poverty Rate

11.75%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Rooks County, Kansas

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Rooks County, Kansas is Multiple, with 9.46% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.94%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.26%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.61%.

Name Poverty
High School15.86%
Some College11.46%
Less Than High School10.32%
Bachelors or Greater3.94%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed21.57%
Male Unemployed15.79%
Female Employed8.86%
Male Employed7.02%

Rooks County, Kansas Income

Rooks County, Kansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$48,352$59,917
Families$59,769$70,437
Married Families$66,619-
Non Families$26,080$38,440

Rooks County, Kansas Marital Status

Rooks County, Kansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.5%

Male Marriage Rate

55.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Rooks County, Kansas Married by Age and Sex

Rooks County, Kansas Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Rooks County, Kansas Marital Status by Race

Rooks County, Kansas Veterans

335

Number of Veterans

305

Male Veterans

30

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam129
Korea51
Second Gulf War35
World War II33
First Gulf War29

Rooks County, Kansas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3308.56%
Indian323.08%
Hispanic22.47%
2 or More23.92%

Rooks County, Kansas Veterans by Education

12.62%

Veteran Poverty Rate

43.37%

Veteran Disability Rate

Rooks County, Kansas Employment Status

62.8%

Labor Force Participation

60.5%

Employment Rate

3.4%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Rooks County, Kansas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Plainville19031858-45-2.36%
Stockton13291297-32-2.41%
Palco27727810.36%
Woodston136134-2-1.47%
Damar132130-2-1.52%
Zurich9997-2-2.02%
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