Rush County, Kansas Population 2019

Rush County, Kansas's estimated population is 3,103 with a growth rate of 0.94% 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
20173,103290.94%
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
White3,020
Two or More Races53
Some Other Race19
Asian19
American Indian and Alaska Native7
Black or African American1

Rush County, Kansas Population Pyramid 2019

Rush County, Kansas Median Age

47.9


Total

47.2


Male

48.7


Female

Rush County, Kansas Adults

There are 2,477 adults, (763 of whom are seniors) in Rush County, Kansas.

Rush County, Kansas Age Dependency

82

Age Dependency Ratio

44.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Rush County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

1,579

50.63%

Male

1,540

49.37%

Rush County, Kansas Households and Families

Rush County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Rush County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married91.1%8.9%
Male89.1%10.9%
All77.8%22.2%
Non Family64.9%35.1%
Female44.3%55.7%

77.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,4322.1377.8
Married7162.8691.1
Non Family5821.1464.9
Female792.5644.3
Male552.5389.1

2.78

Average Family Size

2.13

Average Household Size

5.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Rush County, Kansas Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade682.96%
9th to 12th Grade1426.19%
High School Graduate69330.21%
Some College64728.20%
Associates Degree2139.29%
Bachelors Degree34715.13%
Graduate Degree1848.02%

Rush County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,1601,977517
Hispanic80615
Multiple Races24216
Asian1919
Other Race19193
Native American72
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 25.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,930$41,193$20,762
Less Than High School$15,521$$16,136
High School Grad$25,313$37,083$16,490
Some College$30,913$42,609$21,208
Bachelors Degree$45,000$60,441$35,000
Graduate Degree$41,875$60,536$33,125

$30,930

Average Earnings

$41,193

Average Male

$20,762

Average Female

Rush County, Kansas Language

Rush County, Kansas Language by Age

Rush County, Kansas Language

97.09% of Rush County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 2.91% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.83% of the population.

Rush County, Kansas Poverty

Rush County, Kansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,8741615.60%
Hispanic942728.72%
Other191684.21%
Multiple531120.75%
Native55100.00%

6.69%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.56%

Male Poverty Rate

7.81%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Rush County, Kansas

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Rush County, Kansas is White, with 5.60% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.10%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.25%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 7.76%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School15.18%
High School6.79%
Some College5.55%
Bachelors or Greater4.19%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed49.02%
Male Unemployed30.77%
Female Employed7.68%
Male Employed2.99%

Rush County, Kansas Income

Rush County, Kansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$43,594$56,416
Families$64,500$73,506
Married Families$70,441$
Non Families$24,926$30,647

Rush County, Kansas Marital Status

Rush County, Kansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

57.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.1%

Male Marriage Rate

57.5%

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 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Rush County, Kansas Marital Status by Race

Rush County, Kansas Veterans

266

Number of Veterans

259

Male Veterans

7

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam92
First Gulf War46
World War II29
Korea28
Second Gulf War22

Rush County, Kansas Veterans by Race

Rush County, Kansas Veterans by Education

3.07%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.02%

Veteran Disability Rate

Rush County, Kansas Employment Status

62.2%

Labor Force Participation

59.1%

Employment Rate

4.9%

Unemployment Rate

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%
  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