Wabaunsee County, Kansas Population 2018

Wabaunsee County, Kansas's estimated population is 6,874 with a growth rate of -1.24% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Wabaunsee County, Kansas is the 54th largest county in Kansas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20176,874-86-1.24%
20166,960701.02%
20166,890170.25%
20156,873-59-0.85%
20146,932-87-1.24%
20137,019310.44%
20126,988-43-0.61%
20117,031-14-0.20%
20107,0454426.69%
19906,603-264-3.84%
19806,8674707.35%
19706,397-251-3.78%
19606,648-564-7.82%
19507,212-2,007-21.77%
19409,219-1,611-14.88%
193010,830-594-5.20%
192011,424-1,297-10.20%
191012,721-92-0.72%
190012,8131,0939.33%
189011,7202,96433.85%
18808,7565,394160.44%
18703,3622,339228.64%
18601,0230.00%

Wabaunsee County, Kansas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White6,684
Two or More Races198
American Indian and Alaska Native25
Black or African American21
Some Other Race18
Asian14

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

Wabaunsee 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

Wabaunsee County, Kansas Median Age

43.1


Total

42.9


Male

43.2


Female

Wabaunsee County, Kansas Adults

There are 5,213 adults, (1,239 of which are seniors) in Wabaunsee County, Kansas.

Wabaunsee County, Kansas Age Dependency

75

Age Dependency Ratio

31.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Wabaunsee County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

3,450

49.57%

Male

3,510

50.43%

Wabaunsee County, Kansas Households and Families

Wabaunsee County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Wabaunsee County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married90.3%9.7%
Male90.2%9.8%
All85.3%14.7%
Non Family77.4%22.6%
Female71.7%28.3%

85.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Wabaunsee County, Kansas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,7072.5485.3
Married1,6133.1490.3
Non Family7911.1377.4
Female1803.2271.7
Male1232.790.2

3.08

Average Family Size

2.54

Average Household Size

4.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Wabaunsee County, Kansas Households

Wabaunsee County, Kansas Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade992.08%
9th to 12th Grade1703.57%
High School Graduate1,73236.34%
Some College1,22025.60%
Associates Degree4148.69%
Bachelors Degree76916.14%
Graduate Degree3627.60%

Wabaunsee County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White4,5384,2891,092
Hispanic13012822
Multiple Races777713
Native American2512
Asian99
Black944
Other Race553

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 60.00%.

Wabaunsee County, Kansas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,841$42,207$31,196
Less Than High School$30,114$26,250$
High School Grad$30,792$39,489$22,361
Some College$36,476$45,263$31,639
Bachelors Degree$42,057$50,714$37,067
Graduate Degree$40,370$36,833$40,741

$35,841

Average Earnings

$42,207

Average Male

$31,196

Average Female

Wabaunsee County, Kansas Language

Wabaunsee County, Kansas Language by Age

Wabaunsee County, Kansas Language

98.26% of Wabaunsee County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 1.74% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.02% of the population.

Wabaunsee County, Kansas Poverty

Wabaunsee County, Kansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White6,3813846.02%
Multiple1984221.21%
Hispanic2282812.28%
Black17529.41%
Native12433.33%
Other18316.67%

6.72%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.66%

Male Poverty Rate

8.79%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wabaunsee County, Kansas

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wabaunsee County, Kansas is White, with 6.02% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.78%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.24%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.19%.

Wabaunsee County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School20.56%
High School6.22%
Bachelors or Greater5.06%
Some College4.29%

Wabaunsee County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed25.64%
Male Unemployed23.26%
Female Employed3.89%
Male Employed2.18%

Wabaunsee County, Kansas Income

Wabaunsee County, Kansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$57,791$63,279
Families$68,942$73,933
Married Families$71,220$
Non Families$31,250$36,257

Wabaunsee County, Kansas Marital Status

Wabaunsee County, Kansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

61.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.9%

Male Marriage Rate

63.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Wabaunsee County, Kansas Married by Age and Sex

Wabaunsee County, Kansas Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35To44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Wabaunsee County, Kansas Marital Status by Race

Wabaunsee County, Kansas Veterans

Wabaunsee County, Kansas Veterans by War

636

Number of Veterans

574

Male Veterans

62

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam266
First Gulf War150
Second Gulf War97
Korea54
World War II29

Wabaunsee County, Kansas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74178
35 to 54156
55 to 64150
75+104
18 to 3448

Wabaunsee County, Kansas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White62412.33%
Hispanic1410.14%
Other562.50%
Black555.56%
2 or More22.20%

Wabaunsee County, Kansas Veterans by Education

4.45%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.83%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wabaunsee County, Kansas Employment Status

Wabaunsee County, Kansas Employment by Age

65.2%

Labor Force Participation

62.1%

Employment Rate

4.7%

Unemployment Rate

Wabaunsee County, Kansas Employment by Race

Wabaunsee County, Kansas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Wabaunsee County, Kansas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Wamego 437247153437.85%
St. Marys 26272664371.41%
Alma832792-40-4.81%
Maple Hill620617-3-0.48%
Eskridge534505-29-5.43%
Alta Vista444422-22-4.95%
McFarland260255-5-1.92%
Harveyville23624152.12%
Paxico221213-8-3.62%
Willard 929200.00%
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