Russell County, Kansas Population 2019

Russell County, Kansas's estimated population is 6,929 with a growth rate of -1.07% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Russell County, Kansas is the 53rd largest county in Kansas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20186,907-22-0.32%
20176,929-75-1.07%
20167,004-36-0.51%
20157,040360.51%
20147,004300.43%
20136,974-13-0.19%
20126,98730.04%
20116,984-15-0.21%
20106,999-836-10.67%
19907,835-1,033-11.65%
19808,868-560-5.94%
19709,428-1,920-16.92%
196011,348-2,058-15.35%
195013,406-58-0.43%
194013,4642,41921.90%
193011,0452972.76%
192010,748-52-0.48%
191010,8002,31127.22%
19008,4891,15615.76%
18907,333-18-0.24%
18807,3517,1954612.18%
18701560.00%

Russell County, Kansas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White6,665
Two or More Races134
Black or African American87
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander75
American Indian and Alaska Native26

Russell County, Kansas Population Pyramid 2019

Russell County, Kansas Median Age

48.7


Total

46.3


Male

49.7


Female

Russell County, Kansas Adults

There are 5,518 adults, (1,646 of whom are seniors) in Russell County, Kansas.

Russell County, Kansas Age Dependency

80.4

Age Dependency Ratio

42.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Russell County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

3,429

49.08%

Male

3,558

50.92%

Russell County, Kansas Households and Families

Russell County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Russell County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married90.5%9.5%
All76.4%23.6%
Male71.4%28.6%
Non Family64.1%35.9%
Female37.3%62.7%

76.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,1612.1776.4
Married1,7072.6590.5
Non Family1,1351.2464.1
Female2492.637.3
Male704.0471.4

2.65

Average Family Size

2.17

Average Household Size

6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Russell County, Kansas Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2074.03%
9th to 12th Grade2514.89%
High School Graduate1,60731.30%
Some College1,48628.94%
Associates Degree3426.66%
Bachelors Degree66712.99%
Graduate Degree57411.18%

Russell County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White4,8844,4631,186
Hispanic844922
Islander6969
Multiple Races676532
Black2626
Native American262616

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 61.54%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,260$43,892$24,084
Less Than High School$20,000$$22,906
High School Grad$27,614$32,209$21,500
Some College$35,745$51,467$23,544
Bachelors Degree$32,121$40,489$30,806
Graduate Degree$45,188$68,636$40,714

$31,260

Average Earnings

$43,892

Average Male

$24,084

Average Female

Russell County, Kansas Language

Russell County, Kansas Language by Age

Russell County, Kansas Language

97.19% of Russell County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 2.81% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.05% of the population.

Russell County, Kansas Poverty

Russell County, Kansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White6,41374211.57%
Black826073.17%
Multiple1295341.09%
Islander755269.33%
Hispanic1844222.83%
Native262388.46%

13.76%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.62%

Male Poverty Rate

12.86%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Russell County, Kansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Russell County, Kansas is Native, with 88.46% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Russell County, Kansas is White, with 11.57% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.75%. Among those working part-time, it was 27.30%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.72%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School16.93%
High School14.65%
Some College9.33%
Bachelors or Greater3.78%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed56.30%
Female Employed9.40%
Male Employed7.98%
Female Unemployed2.70%

Russell County, Kansas Income

Russell County, Kansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$48,427$56,225
Families$60,556$68,103
Married Families$69,414-
Non Families$27,199$33,418

Russell County, Kansas Marital Status

Russell County, Kansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

60.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

62.5%

Male Marriage Rate

58.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Russell County, Kansas Married by Age and Sex

Russell 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 55-64.

Russell County, Kansas Marital Status by Race

Russell County, Kansas Veterans

528

Number of Veterans

522

Male Veterans

6

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam190
Second Gulf War122
Korea42
First Gulf War38
World War II27

Russell County, Kansas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White4418.37%
Hawaiian5275.36%
2 or More3247.76%
Black22.33%
Indian13.85%

Russell County, Kansas Veterans by Education

12.24%

Veteran Poverty Rate

17.21%

Veteran Disability Rate

Russell County, Kansas Employment Status

62.4%

Labor Force Participation

59.3%

Employment Rate

4.8%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Russell County, Kansas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Russell45064500-6-0.13%
Lucas39339300.00%
Gorham33433841.20%
Luray19419621.03%
Dorrance18518721.08%
Bunker Hill959611.05%
Paradise495012.04%
Waldo303000.00%
  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