Sumner County, Kansas Population 2018

Sumner County, Kansas's estimated population is 23,159 with a growth rate of -1.49% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Sumner County, Kansas is the 25th largest county in Kansas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201723,159-350-1.49%
201623,5093061.32%
201623,203-203-0.87%
201523,406270.12%
201423,379-156-0.66%
201323,535-100-0.42%
201223,635-150-0.63%
201123,785-332-1.38%
201024,117-1,724-6.67%
199025,8419133.66%
198024,9281,3755.84%
197023,553-1,763-6.96%
196025,3161,6707.06%
195023,646-2,517-9.62%
194026,163-2,797-9.66%
193028,960-253-0.87%
192029,213-1,441-4.70%
191030,6545,02319.60%
190025,631-4,640-15.33%
189030,2719,45945.45%
188020,81220,79094500.00%
1870220.00%

Sumner County, Kansas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White22,202
Two or More Races564
American Indian and Alaska Native291
Black or African American233
Some Other Race157
Asian62

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

Sumner 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

Sumner County, Kansas Median Age

40.5


Total

39.2


Male

41.7


Female

Sumner County, Kansas Adults

There are 17,608 adults, (4,044 of which are seniors) in Sumner County, Kansas.

Sumner County, Kansas Age Dependency

73.3

Age Dependency Ratio

29.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Sumner County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

11,862

50.46%

Male

11,647

49.54%

Sumner County, Kansas Households and Families

Sumner County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Sumner County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.6%13.4%
All75.3%24.7%
Male67.1%32.9%
Non Family62.6%37.4%
Female58.5%41.5%

75.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Sumner County, Kansas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9,1032.5375.3
Married4,8713.2186.6
Non Family3,0751.1462.6
Female7743.3858.5
Male3833.3467.1

3.18

Average Family Size

2.53

Average Household Size

2.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Sumner County, Kansas Households

Sumner County, Kansas Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3592.28%
9th to 12th Grade1,0176.45%
High School Graduate5,48634.81%
Some College4,38027.80%
Associates Degree1,4549.23%
Bachelors Degree2,23314.17%
Graduate Degree8295.26%

Sumner County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White14,57913,4352,922
Hispanic65252158
Native American21417211
Multiple Races19418819
Other Race150141
Black1056410
Asian544242

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 96.91%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 77.78%.

Sumner County, Kansas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,129$43,765$26,797
Less Than High School$23,188$24,923$17,727
High School Grad$32,138$40,818$22,945
Some College$35,740$47,472$23,970
Bachelors Degree$40,406$50,990$35,742
Graduate Degree$50,398$52,361$48,313

$36,129

Average Earnings

$43,765

Average Male

$26,797

Average Female

Sumner County, Kansas Language

Sumner County, Kansas Language by Age

Sumner County, Kansas Language

97.93% of Sumner County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 2.07% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.30% of the population.

Sumner County, Kansas Poverty

Sumner County, Kansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White20,7552,24510.82%
Hispanic1,21631726.07%
Multiple53012323.21%
Black19911155.78%
Native2837125.09%
Asian622845.16%
Other15785.10%

12.51%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.56%

Male Poverty Rate

14.42%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Sumner County, Kansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Sumner County, Kansas is Black, with 55.78% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Sumner County, Kansas is Other, with 5.10% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.06%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.91%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.50%.

Sumner County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School20.37%
High School12.21%
Some College10.10%
Bachelors or Greater4.53%

Sumner County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed29.30%
Male Unemployed28.93%
Female Employed10.01%
Male Employed5.13%

Sumner County, Kansas Income

Sumner County, Kansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$50,950$61,956
Families$65,869$77,048
Married Families$73,964$
Non Families$25,228$31,241

Sumner County, Kansas Marital Status

Sumner County, Kansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.4%

Male Marriage Rate

54.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Sumner County, Kansas Married by Age and Sex

Sumner 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.

Sumner County, Kansas Marital Status by Race

Sumner County, Kansas Veterans

Sumner County, Kansas Veterans by War

1,638

Number of Veterans

1,553

Male Veterans

85

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam744
Second Gulf War260
Korea243
First Gulf War198
World War II99

Sumner County, Kansas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74520
75+388
55 to 64338
35 to 54280
18 to 34112

Sumner County, Kansas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,5629.35%
Hispanic567.08%
2 or More3010.91%
Indian187.96%
Other1610.67%
Black126.67%

Sumner County, Kansas Veterans by Education

8.70%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.36%

Veteran Disability Rate

Sumner County, Kansas Employment Status

Sumner County, Kansas Employment by Age

61.9%

Labor Force Participation

58.1%

Employment Rate

6%

Unemployment Rate

Sumner County, Kansas Employment by Race

Sumner County, Kansas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Sumner County, Kansas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Wellington81687889-279-3.42%
Mulvane 615163161652.68%
Belle Plaine16811598-83-4.94%
Conway Springs12721224-48-3.77%
Caldwell10681020-48-4.49%
Oxford10491017-32-3.05%
Argonia508482-26-5.12%
South Haven363346-17-4.68%
Geuda Springs 187183-4-2.14%
Mayfield113109-4-3.54%
Milan8279-3-3.66%
Hunnewell6765-2-2.99%
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