Sheridan County, Kansas Population 2019

Sheridan County, Kansas's estimated population is 2,531 with a growth rate of 1.77% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Sheridan County, Kansas is the 93rd largest county in Kansas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20182,53320.08%
20172,531441.77%
20162,487110.44%
20152,476-26-1.04%
20142,50220.08%
20132,50090.36%
20122,491-10-0.40%
20112,501-29-1.15%
20102,530-513-16.86%
19903,043-501-14.14%
19803,544-315-8.16%
19703,859-408-9.56%
19604,267-340-7.38%
19504,607-705-13.27%
19405,312-726-12.02%
19306,03855410.10%
19205,484-167-2.96%
19105,6511,83247.97%
19003,819862.30%
18903,7332,166138.23%
18801,5670.00%

How Many People Live in Sheridan County, Kansas?

2,531

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,43597.52%
American Indian and Alaska Native311.24%
Some Other Race170.68%
Black or African American120.48%
Two or More Races20.08%

Sheridan County, Kansas Population Pyramid 2019

Sheridan County, Kansas Median Age

44.7


Total

42.6


Male

46.4


Female

Sheridan County, Kansas Adults

There are 1,903 adults, (562 of whom are seniors) in Sheridan County, Kansas.

Sheridan County, Kansas Age Dependency

86.2

Age Dependency Ratio

41.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Sheridan County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

1,215

48.66%

Male

1,282

51.34%

Sheridan County, Kansas Households and Families

Sheridan County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Sheridan County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.2%16.8%
All77.7%22.3%
Female74.6%25.4%
Non Family72.7%27.3%
Male55.6%44.4%

77.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,1442.1677.7
Married6502.7683.2
Non Family3631.0372.7
Male722.1955.6
Female592.3974.6

2.65

Average Family Size

2.16

Average Household Size

1.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Sheridan County, Kansas Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade613.37%
9th to 12th Grade583.21%
High School Graduate56631.31%
Some College46525.72%
Associates Degree21411.84%
Bachelors Degree32417.92%
Graduate Degree1206.64%

Sheridan County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,7121,631429
Hispanic664410
Native American2085
Black95
Other Race983
Multiple Races11

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 33.33%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,664$43,654$26,944
Less Than High School$$35,833$
High School Grad$29,145$32,361$
Some College$36,836$46,354$28,036
Bachelors Degree$43,448$60,769$32,105
Graduate Degree$42,344$62,917$

$35,664

Average Earnings

$43,654

Average Male

$26,944

Average Female

Sheridan County, Kansas Language

Sheridan County, Kansas Language by Age

Sheridan County, Kansas Language

93.44% of Sheridan County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 6.56% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.36% of the population.

Sheridan County, Kansas Poverty

Sheridan County, Kansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,320853.66%
Hispanic1092926.61%
Other17741.18%
Black8562.50%

4.82%

Overall Poverty Rate

2.92%

Male Poverty Rate

6.82%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Sheridan County, Kansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Sheridan County, Kansas is Black, with 62.50% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Sheridan County, Kansas is White, with 3.66% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.63%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.83%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 7.00%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School17.59%
High School4.45%
Some College3.42%
Bachelors or Greater1.82%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed26.32%
Female Employed2.91%
Male Employed2.13%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Sheridan County, Kansas Income

Sheridan County, Kansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$56,607$67,995
Families$71,563$76,770
Married Families$73,542-
Non Families$31,397$47,042

Sheridan County, Kansas Marital Status

Sheridan County, Kansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

67.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

68.8%

Male Marriage Rate

66.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Sheridan County, Kansas Married by Age and Sex

Sheridan County, Kansas Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Sheridan County, Kansas Marital Status by Race

Sheridan County, Kansas Veterans

210

Number of Veterans

208

Male Veterans

2

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam108
World War II27
Korea22
First Gulf War17
Second Gulf War5

Sheridan County, Kansas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White20811.16%
Black222.22%

Sheridan County, Kansas Veterans by Education

1.98%

Veteran Poverty Rate

40.59%

Veteran Disability Rate

Sheridan County, Kansas Employment Status

64%

Labor Force Participation

62.7%

Employment Rate

2.1%

Unemployment Rate

Sheridan 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

78.29%

Born in Kansas

96.76%

Native Born

3.24%

Foreign Born

2.60%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

96.76% of Sheridan County, Kansas residents were born in the United States, with 78.29% having been born in Kansas. 2.60% 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 Sheridan County, Kansas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Hoxie12011174-27-2.25%
Selden219216-3-1.37%
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
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