Russell County, Kansas Population 2018

Russell County, Kansas's estimated population is 6,915 with a growth rate of -1.04% 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
20176,915-73-1.04%
20166,988-2-0.03%
20166,990-55-0.78%
20157,045380.54%
20147,007290.42%
20136,978-14-0.20%
20126,99230.04%
20116,989-15-0.21%
20107,004-831-10.61%
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
White6,674
Two or More Races155
Black or African American80
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander52
American Indian and Alaska Native27

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

Russell 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

Russell County, Kansas Median Age

47.4


Total

44.8


Male

49.2


Female

Russell County, Kansas Adults

There are 5,479 adults, (1,614 of which are seniors) in Russell County, Kansas.

Russell County, Kansas Age Dependency

80.8

Age Dependency Ratio

41.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39

Child Dependency Ratio

Russell County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

3,477

49.76%

Male

3,511

50.24%

Russell County, Kansas Households and Families

Russell County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Russell County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.7%12.3%
Male85.5%14.5%
All74.7%25.3%
Non Family61.6%38.4%
Female49%51%

74.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Russell County, Kansas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,1952.1574.7
Married1,6792.6687.7
Non Family1,1271.261.6
Female3062.5349
Male833.285.5

2.63

Average Family Size

2.15

Average Household Size

4.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Russell County, Kansas Households

Russell County, Kansas Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1933.86%
9th to 12th Grade2925.84%
High School Graduate1,56131.24%
Some College1,38827.78%
Associates Degree3517.03%
Bachelors Degree61812.37%
Graduate Degree59311.87%

Russell County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White4,7384,2921,149
Hispanic1006120
Multiple Races737341
Islander4242
Black3737
Native American272714

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 56.16%.

Russell County, Kansas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,707$40,788$23,226
Less Than High School$13,507$12,095$
High School Grad$24,623$31,920$19,208
Some College$32,763$51,908$23,349
Bachelors Degree$30,405$29,817$30,750
Graduate Degree$43,387$68,625$38,056

$28,707

Average Earnings

$40,788

Average Male

$23,226

Average Female

Russell County, Kansas Language

Russell County, Kansas Language by Age

Russell County, Kansas Language

97.56% of Russell County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 2.44% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 1.01% of the population.

Russell County, Kansas Poverty

Russell County, Kansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White6,40974311.59%
Multiple1504530.00%
Black764153.95%
Hispanic1903618.95%
Islander522853.85%
Native272281.48%

13.00%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.35%

Male Poverty Rate

12.65%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Russell County, Kansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Russell County, Kansas is Native, with 81.48% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Russell County, Kansas is White, with 11.59% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.86%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.50%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.24%.

Russell County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School19.36%
High School13.72%
Some College7.57%
Bachelors or Greater3.30%

Russell County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed31.11%
Male Unemployed29.38%
Female Employed10.70%
Male Employed7.55%

Russell County, Kansas Income

Russell County, Kansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$42,656$52,509
Families$56,864$63,786
Married Families$62,285$
Non Families$22,514$30,608

Russell County, Kansas Marital Status

Russell County, Kansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

59.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

63.7%

Male Marriage Rate

55.3%

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

Russell County, Kansas Marital Status by Race

Russell County, Kansas Veterans

Russell County, Kansas Veterans by War

557

Number of Veterans

550

Male Veterans

7

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam200
Second Gulf War119
Korea50
First Gulf War44
World War II43

Russell County, Kansas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74184
75+149
35 to 54116
55 to 6456
18 to 3452

Russell County, Kansas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White4859.22%
2 or More4156.16%
Hawaiian2866.67%
Indian27.41%
Black11.28%

Russell County, Kansas Veterans by Education

9.31%

Veteran Poverty Rate

17.52%

Veteran Disability Rate

Russell County, Kansas Employment Status

Russell County, Kansas Employment by Age

65.2%

Labor Force Participation

61%

Employment Rate

6.5%

Unemployment Rate

Russell County, Kansas Employment by Race

Russell County, Kansas Employment by Education

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%
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