Saline County, Kansas Population 2018

Saline County, Kansas's estimated population is 54,734 with a growth rate of -1.46% 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
201754,734-813-1.46%
201655,5474770.87%
201655,070-421-0.76%
201555,491-75-0.13%
201455,566-244-0.44%
201355,810-86-0.15%
201255,896730.13%
201155,82380.01%
201055,8156,51413.21%
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
White48,578
Black or African American1,825
Some Other Race1,807
Two or More Races1,783
Asian1,345
American Indian and Alaska Native195
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander14

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

Saline County, Kansas Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8% Male Population0%2%4%6%8% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Saline County, Kansas Median Age

37.6


Total

36.8


Male

38.9


Female

Saline County, Kansas Adults

There are 42,049 adults, (8,665 of which are seniors) in Saline County, Kansas.

Saline County, Kansas Age Dependency

66.4

Age Dependency Ratio

26

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Saline County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

28,114

50.61%

Male

27,433

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
Married84.3%15.7%
All66.7%33.3%
Male61.2%38.8%
Female50.5%49.5%
Non Family49.4%50.6%

66.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Saline County, Kansas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All22,4002.4166.7
Married10,6543.0384.3
Non Family7,9861.2249.4
Female2,6833.3150.5
Male1,0772.8761.2

3

Average Family Size

2.41

Average Household Size

6.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Saline County, Kansas Households

Saline County, Kansas Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,2063.29%
9th to 12th Grade2,4996.82%
High School Graduate12,25633.42%
Some College9,20825.11%
Associates Degree2,7847.59%
Bachelors Degree5,86415.99%
Graduate Degree2,8527.78%

Saline County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White31,70129,4758,087
Hispanic2,5271,455191
Black1,043968195
Other Race927520
Asian803543177
Multiple Races44842677
Native American15711611
Islander1414

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 islander people with a rate of 25.51%.

Saline County, Kansas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,124$37,014$28,286
Less Than High School$26,633$30,814$22,381
High School Grad$29,223$31,628$24,556
Some College$30,582$37,996$25,200
Bachelors Degree$41,923$50,437$38,699
Graduate Degree$54,592$63,488$51,316

$32,124

Average Earnings

$37,014

Average Male

$28,286

Average Female

Saline County, Kansas Language

Saline County, Kansas Language by Age

Saline County, Kansas Language

90.70% of Saline County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 9.30% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.83% of the population.

Saline County, Kansas Poverty

Saline County, Kansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White43,6354,97811.41%
Hispanic5,8092,07835.77%
Other1,8041,00255.54%
Multiple1,72052230.35%
Black1,73233319.23%
Native1857238.92%
Asian1,311141.07%

14.78%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.49%

Male Poverty Rate

17.01%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Saline County, Kansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Saline County, Kansas is Other, with 55.54% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Saline County, Kansas is Asian, with 1.07% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.28%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.16%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.44%.

Saline County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School19.45%
High School15.33%
Some College10.29%
Bachelors or Greater2.15%

Saline County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed38.19%
Female Unemployed15.47%
Female Employed9.89%
Male Employed6.95%

Saline County, Kansas Income

Saline County, Kansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$48,497$63,911
Families$61,235$77,910
Married Families$71,741$
Non Families$27,817$35,779

Saline County, Kansas Marital Status

Saline County, Kansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

50.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.4%

Male Marriage Rate

48.8%

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 Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Saline County, Kansas Marital Status by Race

Saline County, Kansas Veterans

Saline County, Kansas Veterans by War

3,831

Number of Veterans

3,663

Male Veterans

168

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,526
First Gulf War599
Second Gulf War531
Korea337
World War II260

Saline County, Kansas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74966
75+886
55 to 64842
35 to 54829
18 to 34308

Saline County, Kansas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3,6679.75%
Hispanic1043.01%
2 or More648.78%
Black413.19%
Other403.69%
Indian1910.05%

Saline County, Kansas Veterans by Education

6.28%

Veteran Poverty Rate

23.91%

Veteran Disability Rate

Saline County, Kansas Employment Status

Saline County, Kansas Employment by Age

68.3%

Labor Force Participation

64.7%

Employment Rate

4.5%

Unemployment Rate

Saline County, Kansas Employment by Race

Saline County, Kansas Employment by Education

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%
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