Sedgwick County, Kansas Population 2019

Sedgwick County, Kansas's estimated population is 513,289 with a growth rate of 0.02% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Sedgwick County, Kansas is the 2nd largest county in Kansas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2018513,6073180.06%
2017513,2891010.02%
2016513,1882,0240.40%
2015511,1642,0920.41%
2014509,0722,5540.50%
2013506,5182,3830.47%
2012504,1353,1510.63%
2011500,9841,8570.37%
2010499,12795,46523.65%
1990403,66237,13110.13%
1980366,53115,8374.52%
1970350,6947,4632.17%
1960343,231120,94154.41%
1950222,29078,97955.11%
1940143,3116,9815.12%
1930136,33044,09647.81%
192092,23419,13926.18%
191073,09529,05865.99%
190044,0374110.94%
189043,62624,873132.63%
188018,75317,6581612.60%
18701,0950.00%

How Many People Live in Sedgwick County, Kansas?

513,289

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White403,70379.08%
Black or African American46,1349.04%
Asian22,2394.36%
Two or More Races20,0913.94%
Some Other Race13,5162.65%
American Indian and Alaska Native4,6070.90%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1940.04%

Sedgwick County, Kansas Population Pyramid 2019

Sedgwick County, Kansas Median Age

35


Total

34


Male

36


Female

Sedgwick County, Kansas Adults

There are 376,362 adults, (67,517 of whom are seniors) in Sedgwick County, Kansas.

Sedgwick County, Kansas Age Dependency

65.3

Age Dependency Ratio

21.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Sedgwick County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

258,085

50.56%

Male

252,399

49.44%

Sedgwick County, Kansas Households and Families

Sedgwick County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Sedgwick County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.4%17.6%
All63.9%36.1%
Male57.1%42.9%
Non Family46.9%53.1%
Female44.3%55.7%

63.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All195,0722.5863.9
Married92,2183.382.4
Non Family69,2751.2246.9
Female23,9753.4744.3
Male9,6043.3357.1

3.25

Average Family Size

2.58

Average Household Size

4.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Sedgwick County, Kansas Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade12,8283.91%
9th to 12th Grade22,8516.96%
High School Graduate86,25326.27%
Some College80,47024.51%
Associates Degree25,2297.68%
Bachelors Degree66,16520.15%
Graduate Degree34,52510.52%

Sedgwick County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White245,063229,80684,730
Hispanic33,76820,9294,835
Black26,78823,0634,284
Asian14,46111,4754,856
Other Race7,3404,163810
Multiple Races6,8996,3201,764
Native American2,9742,347435
Islander17215877

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 93.77%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 44.77%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,793$45,345$29,307
Less Than High School$24,723$31,088$16,901
High School Grad$29,219$36,227$23,218
Some College$33,961$42,404$27,422
Bachelors Degree$47,663$61,072$37,256
Graduate Degree$59,014$72,017$51,255

$36,793

Average Earnings

$45,345

Average Male

$29,307

Average Female

Sedgwick County, Kansas Language

Sedgwick County, Kansas Language by Age

Sedgwick County, Kansas Language

85.66% of Sedgwick County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 14.34% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 9.40% of the population.

Sedgwick County, Kansas Poverty

Sedgwick County, Kansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White345,49135,58510.30%
Hispanic71,43117,53524.55%
Black45,27714,00130.92%
Multiple19,7854,21521.30%
Asian21,9382,73412.46%
Other13,4572,72020.21%
Native4,5281,00022.08%
Islander194157.73%

14.68%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.31%

Male Poverty Rate

16.01%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Sedgwick County, Kansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Sedgwick County, Kansas is Black, with 30.92% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Sedgwick County, Kansas is Islander, with 7.73% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.16%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.74%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.40%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School25.21%
High School14.95%
Some College10.22%
Bachelors or Greater4.34%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed34.27%
Male Unemployed30.49%
Female Employed8.87%
Male Employed6.42%

Sedgwick County, Kansas Income

Sedgwick County, Kansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$52,841$70,101
Families$67,029$84,480
Married Families$81,119$98,642
Non Families$31,108$41,470

Sedgwick County, Kansas Marital Status

Sedgwick County, Kansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

49.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.7%

Male Marriage Rate

48.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Sedgwick County, Kansas Married by Age and Sex

Sedgwick 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 35-44.

Sedgwick County, Kansas Marital Status by Race

Sedgwick County, Kansas Veterans

33,095

Number of Veterans

30,512

Male Veterans

2,583

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam11,497
Second Gulf War6,644
First Gulf War6,437
Korea3,039
World War II1,593
Age Group Veterans
35 to 548,449
65 to 747,879
75+7,043
55 to 646,245
18 to 343,479

Sedgwick County, Kansas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White28,6289.43%
Black2,8148.88%
Hispanic1,2172.88%
2 or More6436.84%
Asian3882.27%
Indian3399.81%
Other2442.72%
Hawaiian3922.67%

Sedgwick County, Kansas Veterans by Education

5.92%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.64%

Veteran Disability Rate

Sedgwick County, Kansas Employment Status

66.9%

Labor Force Participation

62.7%

Employment Rate

5.6%

Unemployment Rate

Sedgwick County, Kansas Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

63.86%

Born in Kansas

91.45%

Native Born

8.55%

Foreign Born

4.66%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

91.45% of Sedgwick County, Kansas residents were born in the United States, with 63.86% having been born in Kansas. 4.66% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Population of Cities in Sedgwick County, Kansas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Wichita38241738990274851.96%
Derby222962363313376.00%
Andover 1179112980118910.08%
Haysville10826112454193.87%
Bel Aire6769766189213.18%
Park City729776323354.59%
Valley Center682273435217.64%
Mulvane 615163161652.68%
Goddard438147103297.51%
Maize3445443899328.82%
Clearwater24882519311.25%
Cheney20992165663.14%
Kechi19091995864.50%
Sedgwick 1695169500.00%
Colwich13271398715.35%
Andale928993657.00%
Garden Plain849894455.30%
Mount Hope813807-6-0.74%
Eastborough773761-12-1.55%
Bentley530517-13-2.45%
Viola13013000.00%
  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