Sedgwick County, Kansas Population 2018

Sedgwick County, Kansas's estimated population is 513,687 with a growth rate of 1.08% 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
2017513,6875,4661.08%
2016508,221-4,420-0.86%
2016512,6411,9260.38%
2015510,7151,7940.35%
2014508,9212,4660.49%
2013506,4552,3430.46%
2012504,1123,1940.64%
2011500,9181,7490.35%
2010499,16995,50723.66%
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%

Sedgwick County, Kansas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White405,562
Black or African American46,205
Asian21,966
Two or More Races18,765
Some Other Race10,652
American Indian and Alaska Native4,940
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander131

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

Sedgwick 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

Sedgwick County, Kansas Median Age

34.8


Total

33.8


Male

35.8


Female

Sedgwick County, Kansas Adults

There are 373,542 adults, (65,052 of which are seniors) in Sedgwick County, Kansas.

Sedgwick County, Kansas Age Dependency

64.6

Age Dependency Ratio

21

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Sedgwick County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

257,047

50.58%

Male

251,174

49.42%

Sedgwick County, Kansas Households and Families

Sedgwick County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Sedgwick County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.3%17.7%
All63.7%36.3%
Male57.7%42.3%
Non Family46.6%53.4%
Female43.7%56.3%

63.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Sedgwick County, Kansas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All193,9272.5963.7
Married91,9523.382.3
Non Family69,1311.2146.6
Female23,7093.5543.7
Male9,1353.3457.7

3.27

Average Family Size

2.59

Average Household Size

4.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Sedgwick County, Kansas Households

Sedgwick County, Kansas Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade12,5433.85%
9th to 12th Grade23,3197.16%
High School Graduate86,58126.60%
Some College81,51425.04%
Associates Degree23,7697.30%
Bachelors Degree64,94419.95%
Graduate Degree32,84510.09%

Sedgwick County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White244,098228,20182,817
Hispanic32,82020,2194,442
Black26,72123,1234,211
Asian14,12811,1674,496
Multiple Races6,1555,5581,663
Other Race5,8453,479618
Native American3,0312,461451
Islander13111763

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 93.49%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 48.09%.

Sedgwick County, Kansas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,084$43,714$28,790
Less Than High School$23,075$29,823$16,414
High School Grad$28,547$35,416$22,927
Some College$33,345$41,448$26,996
Bachelors Degree$46,843$60,742$37,037
Graduate Degree$56,765$71,637$50,389

$36,084

Average Earnings

$43,714

Average Male

$28,790

Average Female

Sedgwick County, Kansas Language

Sedgwick County, Kansas Language by Age

Sedgwick County, Kansas Language

86.05% of Sedgwick County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 13.95% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 9.18% of the population.

Sedgwick County, Kansas Poverty

Sedgwick County, Kansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White345,96036,90410.67%
Hispanic69,98218,65526.66%
Black45,37313,18829.07%
Multiple18,4334,00021.70%
Asian21,6492,68612.41%
Other10,5932,29521.67%
Native4,86287718.04%

15.05%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.00%

Male Poverty Rate

16.07%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Sedgwick County, Kansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Sedgwick County, Kansas is Black, with 29.07% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Sedgwick County, Kansas is White, with 10.67% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.53%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.21%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.85%.

Sedgwick County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School25.66%
High School15.51%
Some College10.34%
Bachelors or Greater4.22%

Sedgwick County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed35.48%
Male Unemployed29.46%
Female Employed8.87%
Male Employed6.74%

Sedgwick County, Kansas Income

Sedgwick County, Kansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$51,157$67,806
Families$64,683$81,834
Married Families$78,714$95,580
Non Families$30,112$40,192

Sedgwick County, Kansas Marital Status

Sedgwick County, Kansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

49.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.0%

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 Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Sedgwick County, Kansas Marital Status by Race

Sedgwick County, Kansas Veterans

Sedgwick County, Kansas Veterans by War

33,983

Number of Veterans

31,454

Male Veterans

2,529

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam11,871
First Gulf War6,177
Second Gulf War5,907
Korea3,184
World War II2,056

Sedgwick County, Kansas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 548,892
65 to 747,554
75+7,492
55 to 646,861
18 to 343,184

Sedgwick County, Kansas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White29,1519.60%
Black3,0319.55%
Hispanic1,2793.11%
2 or More6968.20%
Indian40011.02%
Asian3692.23%
Other2954.07%
Hawaiian4131.30%

Sedgwick County, Kansas Veterans by Education

6.36%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.73%

Veteran Disability Rate

Sedgwick County, Kansas Employment Status

Sedgwick County, Kansas Employment by Age

66.9%

Labor Force Participation

62.3%

Employment Rate

6%

Unemployment Rate

Sedgwick County, Kansas Employment by Race

Sedgwick County, Kansas Employment by Education

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%
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