Rooks County, Kansas Population 2018

Rooks County, Kansas's estimated population is 5,043 with a growth rate of -2.27% 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
20175,043-117-2.27%
20165,160400.78%
20165,120-60-1.16%
20155,180-24-0.46%
20145,204110.21%
20135,193-26-0.50%
20125,219210.40%
20115,19840.08%
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
White4,998
Two or More Races77
Asian34
Black or African American25
Some Other Race13
American Indian and Alaska Native11
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander2

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

Rooks 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

Rooks County, Kansas Median Age

43.7


Total

43.3


Male

44.4


Female

Rooks County, Kansas Adults

There are 3,994 adults, (1,053 of which are seniors) in Rooks County, Kansas.

Rooks County, Kansas Age Dependency

75.5

Age Dependency Ratio

35.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Rooks County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

2,660

51.55%

Male

2,500

48.45%

Rooks County, Kansas Households and Families

Rooks County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Rooks County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married91.2%8.8%
All76.7%23.3%
Female63.9%36.1%
Non Family62.7%37.3%
Male61.3%38.7%

76.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Rooks County, Kansas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,1922.2776.7
Married1,0732.991.2
Non Family7981.162.7
Female2023.0863.9
Male1193.0661.3

2.88

Average Family Size

2.27

Average Household Size

4.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Rooks County, Kansas Households

Rooks County, Kansas Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade681.87%
9th to 12th Grade2486.84%
High School Graduate1,20633.25%
Some College90624.98%
Associates Degree3198.80%
Bachelors Degree56315.52%
Graduate Degree3178.74%

Rooks County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,4673,185872
Multiple Races61515
Hispanic47275
Asian34301
Black1414
Other Race112
Native American1010
Islander222

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 100.00%.

Rooks County, Kansas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,732$36,135$24,861
Less Than High School$25,511$27,014$
High School Grad$25,373$30,399$19,167
Some College$32,000$42,407$23,864
Bachelors Degree$33,021$39,231$30,268
Graduate Degree$46,875$71,250$28,125

$29,732

Average Earnings

$36,135

Average Male

$24,861

Average Female

Rooks County, Kansas Language

Rooks County, Kansas Language by Age

Rooks County, Kansas Language

97.29% of Rooks County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 2.71% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.01% of the population.

Rooks County, Kansas Poverty

Rooks County, Kansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,75960412.69%
Hispanic1185244.07%
Multiple541324.07%
Native77100.00%

13.54%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.49%

Male Poverty Rate

13.58%

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 White, with 12.69% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.92%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.22%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.33%.

Rooks County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
High School18.50%
Less Than High School13.28%
Some College11.52%
Bachelors or Greater3.93%

Rooks County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed27.08%
Female Unemployed20.00%
Female Employed9.10%
Male Employed8.34%

Rooks County, Kansas Income

Rooks County, Kansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$46,750$58,117
Families$60,000$68,694
Married Families$65,885$
Non Families$25,692$37,874

Rooks County, Kansas Marital Status

Rooks County, Kansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.5%

Male Marriage Rate

55.0%

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 Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Rooks County, Kansas Marital Status by Race

Rooks County, Kansas Veterans

Rooks County, Kansas Veterans by War

341

Number of Veterans

323

Male Veterans

18

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam125
World War II49
Korea47
First Gulf War43
Second Gulf War20

Rooks County, Kansas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+133
65 to 74102
35 to 5458
55 to 6437
18 to 3411

Rooks County, Kansas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3348.67%
Indian436.36%
2 or More34.69%

Rooks County, Kansas Veterans by Education

9.71%

Veteran Poverty Rate

46.93%

Veteran Disability Rate

Rooks County, Kansas Employment Status

Rooks County, Kansas Employment by Age

64.2%

Labor Force Participation

61.5%

Employment Rate

4.1%

Unemployment Rate

Rooks County, Kansas Employment by Race

Rooks County, Kansas Employment by Education

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%
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