Sherman County, Kansas Population 2019

Sherman County, Kansas's estimated population is 5,948 with a growth rate of -0.10% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Sherman County, Kansas is the 60th largest county in Kansas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20185,899-49-0.82%
20175,948-6-0.10%
20165,954-9-0.15%
20155,963-104-1.71%
20146,067-23-0.38%
20136,090-30-0.49%
20126,120671.11%
20116,053350.58%
20106,018-908-13.11%
19906,926-833-10.74%
19807,759-33-0.42%
19707,7921,11016.61%
19606,682-691-9.37%
19507,37395214.83%
19406,421-979-13.23%
19307,4001,80832.33%
19205,5921,04322.93%
19104,5491,20836.16%
19003,341-1,920-36.49%
18905,2615,24840369.23%
1880130.00%

Sherman County, Kansas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White5,522
Some Other Race285
Asian111
Two or More Races52
Black or African American19
American Indian and Alaska Native10

Sherman County, Kansas Population Pyramid 2019

Sherman County, Kansas Median Age

38.5


Total

37.8


Male

41.6


Female

Sherman County, Kansas Adults

There are 4,571 adults, (1,140 of whom are seniors) in Sherman County, Kansas.

Sherman County, Kansas Age Dependency

74.8

Age Dependency Ratio

33.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Sherman County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

2,990

49.84%

Male

3,009

50.16%

Sherman County, Kansas Households and Families

Sherman County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Sherman County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male84.2%15.8%
Married82%18%
All65.3%34.7%
Female48.3%51.7%
Non Family44.7%55.3%

65.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,7292.1565.3
Married1,3812.782
Non Family9631.1744.7
Female2902.3748.3
Male953.4284.2

2.63

Average Family Size

2.15

Average Household Size

7.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Sherman County, Kansas Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade892.19%
9th to 12th Grade1233.03%
High School Graduate1,43835.38%
Some College1,19929.50%
Associates Degree47511.69%
Bachelors Degree56513.90%
Graduate Degree1754.31%

Sherman County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,6013,446611
Hispanic34128556
Asian10110163
Other Race6966
Native American1010
Multiple Races101010

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,240$41,597$26,288
Less Than High School$41,250$$
High School Grad$27,917$37,932$21,544
Some College$34,511$42,244$25,756
Bachelors Degree$41,213$$37,280
Graduate Degree$43,750$78,438$32,344

$36,240

Average Earnings

$41,597

Average Male

$26,288

Average Female

Sherman County, Kansas Language

Sherman County, Kansas Language by Age

Sherman County, Kansas Language

90.25% of Sherman County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 9.75% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 8.04% of the population.

Sherman County, Kansas Poverty

Sherman County, Kansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,99557411.49%
Hispanic69134650.07%
Other26017968.85%
Multiple523975.00%
Black1010100.00%

16.51%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.24%

Male Poverty Rate

14.78%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Sherman County, Kansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Sherman County, Kansas is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Sherman County, Kansas is White, with 11.49% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 9.36%. Among those working part-time, it was 24.61%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.82%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School34.18%
High School8.06%
Some College7.92%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed66.18%
Male Employed14.80%
Female Employed7.67%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Sherman County, Kansas Income

Sherman County, Kansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$52,030$57,560
Families$55,952$65,347
Married Families$61,641-
Non Families$24,434$38,230

Sherman County, Kansas Marital Status

Sherman County, Kansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

59.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

60.4%

Male Marriage Rate

57.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Sherman County, Kansas Married by Age and Sex

Sherman 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 55-64.

Sherman County, Kansas Marital Status by Race

Sherman County, Kansas Veterans

284

Number of Veterans

280

Male Veterans

4

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam151
Korea46
First Gulf War39
World War II11
Second Gulf War1

Sherman County, Kansas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2776.47%
Hispanic173.91%
Indian770.00%

Sherman County, Kansas Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

21.74%

Veteran Disability Rate

Sherman County, Kansas Employment Status

64.6%

Labor Force Participation

61.1%

Employment Rate

4.1%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Sherman County, Kansas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Goodland44924441-51-1.14%
Kanorado15315410.65%
  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