Saline County, Kansas Population 2019

Saline County, Kansas's estimated population is 54,529 with a growth rate of -0.81% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Saline County, Kansas is the 10th largest county in Kansas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201854,401-128-0.23%
201754,529-448-0.81%
201654,977-476-0.86%
201555,453-71-0.13%
201455,524-238-0.43%
201355,762-74-0.13%
201255,836580.10%
201155,778-5-0.01%
201055,7836,48213.15%
199049,3013960.81%
198048,9052,3134.96%
197046,592-8,123-14.85%
196054,71521,30663.77%
195033,4093,87413.12%
194029,5351980.67%
193029,3374,23416.87%
192025,1034,76523.43%
191020,3383,26219.10%
190017,076-366-2.10%
189017,4423,63426.32%
188013,8089,562225.20%
18704,2460.00%

Saline County, Kansas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White48,233
Two or More Races2,019
Some Other Race1,830
Black or African American1,711
Asian1,325
American Indian and Alaska Native193
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander23

Saline County, Kansas Population Pyramid 2019

Saline County, Kansas Median Age

37.9


Total

37


Male

39.2


Female

Saline County, Kansas Adults

There are 42,090 adults, (8,959 of whom are seniors) in Saline County, Kansas.

Saline County, Kansas Age Dependency

67

Age Dependency Ratio

27

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40

Child Dependency Ratio

Saline County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

28,003

50.61%

Male

27,331

49.39%

Saline County, Kansas Households and Families

Saline County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Saline County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.9%16.1%
All66.6%33.4%
Male61%39%
Non Family50.8%49.2%
Female48.6%51.4%

66.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All22,2942.4166.6
Married10,5283.0583.9
Non Family8,3311.2250.8
Female2,4753.4548.6
Male9603.2161

3.05

Average Family Size

2.41

Average Household Size

6.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Saline County, Kansas Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,3713.70%
9th to 12th Grade2,2996.20%
High School Graduate12,21032.94%
Some College9,04424.40%
Associates Degree2,8647.73%
Bachelors Degree6,16716.64%
Graduate Degree3,1148.40%

Saline County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White31,68429,4488,481
Hispanic2,7851,815237
Black1,1121,010238
Other Race1,042680
Asian864571223
Multiple Races49648390
Native American18714323
Islander2323

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 26.77%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,559$40,343$29,504
Less Than High School$28,422$31,126$22,622
High School Grad$29,958$34,824$24,131
Some College$31,798$41,068$25,809
Bachelors Degree$44,521$54,510$38,962
Graduate Degree$58,325$70,064$52,232

$34,559

Average Earnings

$40,343

Average Male

$29,504

Average Female

Saline County, Kansas Language

Saline County, Kansas Language by Age

Saline County, Kansas Language

90.26% of Saline County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 9.74% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 7.07% of the population.

Saline County, Kansas Poverty

Saline County, Kansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White43,3444,3099.94%
Hispanic5,9121,87331.68%
Other1,82870338.46%
Multiple1,96232716.67%
Black1,59824215.14%
Native1874725.13%

12.64%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.50%

Male Poverty Rate

14.70%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Saline County, Kansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Saline County, Kansas is Other, with 38.46% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Saline County, Kansas is White, with 9.94% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.40%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.61%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.45%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School18.69%
High School13.50%
Some College9.10%
Bachelors or Greater2.87%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed28.14%
Female Unemployed25.24%
Female Employed7.30%
Male Employed4.86%

Saline County, Kansas Income

Saline County, Kansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$49,728$66,710
Families$66,120$83,151
Married Families$77,345-
Non Families$29,912$36,983

Saline County, Kansas Marital Status

Saline County, Kansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

49.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.8%

Male Marriage Rate

48.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Saline County, Kansas Married by Age and Sex

Saline 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.

Saline County, Kansas Marital Status by Race

Saline County, Kansas Veterans

3,766

Number of Veterans

3,520

Male Veterans

246

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,556
Second Gulf War558
First Gulf War496
Korea400
World War II171

Saline County, Kansas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3,5039.34%
Hispanic1504.22%
Black1349.95%
2 or More7110.68%
Other423.56%
Indian168.56%

Saline County, Kansas Veterans by Education

7.02%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.91%

Veteran Disability Rate

Saline County, Kansas Employment Status

67%

Labor Force Participation

63.6%

Employment Rate

4.2%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Saline County, Kansas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Salina4770747336-371-0.78%
Solomon 10951040-55-5.02%
Assaria413407-6-1.45%
Gypsum405391-14-3.46%
Brookville26226310.38%
Smolan215212-3-1.40%
New Cambria126124-2-1.59%
  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