Wallace County, Kansas Population 2018

Wallace County, Kansas's estimated population is 1,524 with a growth rate of 1.26% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Wallace County, Kansas is the 104th largest county in Kansas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20171,591674.40%
20171,524191.26%
20161,505-1-0.07%
20151,50640.27%
20141,502-58-3.72%
20131,560372.43%
20121,523-2-0.13%
20111,525453.04%
20101,480-341-18.73%
19901,821-224-10.95%
19802,045-170-7.67%
19702,2151467.06%
19602,069-439-17.50%
19502,50829213.18%
19402,216-666-23.11%
19302,88245818.89%
19202,424-335-12.14%
19102,7591,581134.21%
19001,178-1,290-52.27%
18902,4681,782259.77%
188068614827.51%
18705380.00%

Wallace County, Kansas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White1,540
Some Other Race25
Two or More Races20
American Indian and Alaska Native6

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Wallace County, Kansas Population Pyramid 2018

20406080 Male Population20406080 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Wallace County, Kansas Median Age

40.6


Total

41.2


Male

40.2


Female

Wallace County, Kansas Adults

There are 1,162 adults, (327 of whom are seniors) in Wallace County, Kansas.

Wallace County, Kansas Age Dependency

90.5

Age Dependency Ratio

39.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

51.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Wallace County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

789

49.59%

Male

802

50.41%

Wallace County, Kansas Households and Families

Wallace County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Wallace County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87%13%
Female78.3%21.7%
All78.1%21.9%
Non Family69%31%
Male34.8%65.2%

78.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Wallace County, Kansas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5942.6478.1
Married3323.6187
Non Family2161.0969
Female23378.3
Male233.0434.8

3.5

Average Family Size

2.64

Average Household Size

2.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Wallace County, Kansas Households

Wallace County, Kansas Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade645.89%
9th to 12th Grade282.58%
High School Graduate32930.27%
Some College28225.94%
Associates Degree978.92%
Bachelors Degree22921.07%
Graduate Degree585.34%

Wallace County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,019972280
Hispanic61167
Other Race20
Multiple Races77
Native American32

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 27.48%.

Wallace County, Kansas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,785$45,417$27,500
Less Than High School$16,458$16,944$
High School Grad$25,556$27,431$23,224
Some College$34,750$51,875$26,111
Bachelors Degree$45,208$80,156$34,125
Graduate Degree$41,964$61,250$40,179

$33,785

Average Earnings

$45,417

Average Male

$27,500

Average Female

Wallace County, Kansas Language

Wallace County, Kansas Language by Age

Wallace County, Kansas Language

95.09% of Wallace County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 4.91% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.37% of the population.

Wallace County, Kansas Poverty

Wallace County, Kansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,47016010.88%
Hispanic8167.41%
Native66100.00%

10.57%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.57%

Male Poverty Rate

10.57%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wallace County, Kansas

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wallace County, Kansas is Hispanic, with 7.41% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.33%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.92%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.10%.

Wallace County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
High School19.38%
Some College6.97%
Less Than High School1.15%
Bachelors or Greater0.35%

Wallace County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed68.75%
Male Unemployed32.14%
Male Employed5.18%
Female Employed3.13%

Wallace County, Kansas Income

Wallace County, Kansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$60,000$72,508
Families$82,692$95,613
Married Families$83,558$
Non Families$20,000$30,131

Wallace County, Kansas Marital Status

Wallace County, Kansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.9%

Male Marriage Rate

57.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Wallace County, Kansas Married by Age and Sex

Wallace County, Kansas Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45To54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Wallace County, Kansas Marital Status by Race


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Wallace County, Kansas Veterans

Wallace County, Kansas Veterans by War

112

Number of Veterans

99

Male Veterans

13

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam38
First Gulf War23
World War II16
Korea12
Second Gulf War11

Wallace County, Kansas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+42
65 to 7429
55 to 6424
35 to 5414
18 to 343

Wallace County, Kansas Veterans by Race

Wallace County, Kansas Veterans by Education

14.41%

Veteran Poverty Rate

46.85%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wallace County, Kansas Employment Status

Wallace County, Kansas Employment by Age

67.8%

Labor Force Participation

64.1%

Employment Rate

5.4%

Unemployment Rate

Wallace County, Kansas Employment by Race

Wallace County, Kansas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Wallace County, Kansas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Sharon Springs74874910.13%
Wallace575811.75%
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