Sheridan County, Kansas Population 2018

Sheridan County, Kansas's estimated population is 2,527 with a growth rate of 0.20% 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
20172,52750.20%
20162,522401.61%
20162,48270.28%
20152,475-28-1.12%
20142,50330.12%
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%

Sheridan County, Kansas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White2,473
American Indian and Alaska Native35
Two or More Races5
Some Other Race5
Black or African American4

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

Sheridan County, Kansas Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Sheridan County, Kansas Median Age

46.5


Total

43.4


Male

48.6


Female

Sheridan County, Kansas Adults

There are 1,934 adults, (580 of which are seniors) in Sheridan County, Kansas.

Sheridan County, Kansas Age Dependency

86.1

Age Dependency Ratio

42.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Sheridan County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

1,219

48.33%

Male

1,303

51.67%

Sheridan County, Kansas Households and Families

Sheridan County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Sheridan County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.4%17.6%
Non Family77.9%22.1%
All77.9%22.1%
Female54.4%45.6%
Male39.3%60.7%

77.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Sheridan County, Kansas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,1512.1777.9
Married6592.7282.4
Non Family3851.0577.9
Female792.6654.4
Male283.0439.3

2.68

Average Family Size

2.17

Average Household Size

3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Sheridan County, Kansas Households

Sheridan County, Kansas Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade945.06%
9th to 12th Grade653.50%
High School Graduate58931.70%
Some College47125.35%
Associates Degree21411.52%
Bachelors Degree32617.55%
Graduate Degree995.33%

Sheridan County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,7671,653407
Hispanic633310
Native American23128
Other Race53
Black4
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 multiple races people with a rate of 34.78%.

Sheridan County, Kansas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,714$40,833$25,764
Less Than High School$$36,000$
High School Grad$30,257$31,971$21,250
Some College$35,213$44,531$25,809
Bachelors Degree$41,658$46,797$37,778
Graduate Degree$39,219$51,000$

$34,714

Average Earnings

$40,833

Average Male

$25,764

Average Female

Sheridan County, Kansas Language

Sheridan County, Kansas Language by Age

Sheridan County, Kansas Language

94.14% of Sheridan County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 5.86% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.14% of the population.

Sheridan County, Kansas Poverty

Sheridan County, Kansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,3511185.02%
Hispanic1023433.33%

6.10%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.50%

Male Poverty Rate

8.86%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Sheridan County, Kansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Sheridan County, Kansas is Hispanic, with 33.33% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Sheridan County, Kansas is White, with 5.02% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.69%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.65%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 6.51%.

Sheridan County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School23.13%
High School5.28%
Some College3.25%
Bachelors or Greater0.48%

Sheridan County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Employed4.94%
Male Employed1.85%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Sheridan County, Kansas Income

Sheridan County, Kansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$50,822$65,673
Families$63,875$72,331
Married Families$68,750$
Non Families$33,917$49,898

Sheridan County, Kansas Marital Status

Sheridan County, Kansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

66.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

66.3%

Male Marriage Rate

65.7%

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 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Sheridan County, Kansas Marital Status by Race

Sheridan County, Kansas Veterans

Sheridan County, Kansas Veterans by War

191

Number of Veterans

190

Male Veterans

1

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam84
World War II32
Korea30
Second Gulf War8
First Gulf War5

Sheridan County, Kansas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 7470
75+68
55 to 6426
35 to 5419
18 to 348

Sheridan County, Kansas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1899.94%
Black250.00%

Sheridan County, Kansas Veterans by Education

0.55%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.02%

Veteran Disability Rate

Sheridan County, Kansas Employment Status

Sheridan County, Kansas Employment by Age

65.3%

Labor Force Participation

64.4%

Employment Rate

1.4%

Unemployment Rate

Sheridan County, Kansas Employment by Race

Sheridan County, Kansas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Sheridan County, Kansas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Hoxie12011174-27-2.25%
Selden219216-3-1.37%
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