Rush County, Kansas Population 2018

Rush County, Kansas's estimated population is 3,103 with a growth rate of -1.30% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Rush County, Kansas is the 80th largest county in Kansas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20173,103-41-1.30%
20163,144702.28%
20163,074-25-0.81%
20153,099-63-1.99%
20143,162-16-0.50%
20133,178-31-0.97%
20123,209-2-0.06%
20113,211-103-3.11%
20103,314-528-13.74%
19903,842-674-14.92%
19804,516-601-11.75%
19705,117-1,043-16.93%
19606,160-1,071-14.81%
19507,231-1,054-12.72%
19408,285-808-8.89%
19309,0937338.77%
19208,3605346.82%
19107,8261,69227.58%
19006,13493017.87%
18905,204-286-5.21%
18805,4900.00%

Rush County, Kansas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White3,068
Two or More Races50
American Indian and Alaska Native12
Asian11
Some Other Race2
Black or African American1

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

Rush 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

Rush County, Kansas Median Age

48.3


Total

48.1


Male

48.7


Female

Rush County, Kansas Adults

There are 2,499 adults, (770 of which are seniors) in Rush County, Kansas.

Rush County, Kansas Age Dependency

81.6

Age Dependency Ratio

44.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Rush County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

1,587

50.48%

Male

1,557

49.52%

Rush County, Kansas Households and Families

Rush County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Rush County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married91.6%8.4%
All77.8%22.2%
Non Family69.1%30.9%
Male66%34%
Female38.8%61.2%

77.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Rush County, Kansas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,4242.1677.8
Married6942.991.6
Non Family5801.1569.1
Female1032.5238.8
Male472.8366

2.83

Average Family Size

2.16

Average Household Size

5.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Rush County, Kansas Households

Rush County, Kansas Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade692.99%
9th to 12th Grade1305.63%
High School Graduate69129.93%
Some College66728.89%
Associates Degree2048.83%
Bachelors Degree31713.73%
Graduate Degree23110.00%

Rush County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,1942,013529
Hispanic73606
Multiple Races191713
Native American118
Asian1111
Other Race22
Black11

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 68.42%.

Rush County, Kansas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,644$36,898$21,033
Less Than High School$16,823$16,667$16,845
High School Grad$26,442$35,243$16,923
Some College$29,875$39,063$21,339
Bachelors Degree$38,828$49,375$35,625
Graduate Degree$44,167$60,227$30,500

$30,644

Average Earnings

$36,898

Average Male

$21,033

Average Female

Rush County, Kansas Language

Rush County, Kansas Language by Age

Rush County, Kansas Language

97.50% of Rush County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 2.50% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 1.60% of the population.

Rush County, Kansas Poverty

Rush County, Kansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,9101896.49%
Hispanic962728.13%
Multiple501122.00%
Native11327.27%
Other22100.00%

7.47%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.49%

Male Poverty Rate

8.45%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Rush County, Kansas

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Rush County, Kansas is White, with 6.49% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.19%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.52%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 8.15%.

Rush County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School8.51%
High School8.19%
Some College6.17%
Bachelors or Greater3.91%

Rush County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed51.02%
Male Unemployed35.29%
Male Employed5.90%
Female Employed5.10%

Rush County, Kansas Income

Rush County, Kansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$40,395$53,743
Families$60,500$68,530
Married Families$65,417$
Non Families$25,608$31,602

Rush County, Kansas Marital Status

Rush County, Kansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.6%

Male Marriage Rate

55.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Rush County, Kansas Married by Age and Sex

Rush 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.

Rush County, Kansas Marital Status by Race

Rush County, Kansas Veterans

Rush County, Kansas Veterans by War

290

Number of Veterans

282

Male Veterans

8

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam110
World War II49
Second Gulf War26
First Gulf War25
Korea18

Rush County, Kansas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+91
55 to 6473
65 to 7471
35 to 5434
18 to 3421

Rush County, Kansas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White28711.74%
Indian327.27%

Rush County, Kansas Veterans by Education

6.62%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.33%

Veteran Disability Rate

Rush County, Kansas Employment Status

Rush County, Kansas Employment by Age

61.6%

Labor Force Participation

58.4%

Employment Rate

5.2%

Unemployment Rate

Rush County, Kansas Employment by Race

Rush County, Kansas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Rush County, Kansas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
La Crosse13421231-111-8.27%
Otis282262-20-7.09%
Bison255237-18-7.06%
McCracken190177-13-6.84%
Rush Center170158-12-7.06%
Liebenthal10396-7-6.80%
Timken7671-5-6.58%
Alexander6560-5-7.69%
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