Wallace County, Kansas Population 2018

Wallace County, Kansas's estimated population is 1,524 with a growth rate of -3.79% 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
20171,524-60-3.79%
20161,584795.25%
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
White1,536
Some Other Race29
Two or More Races12
American Indian and Alaska Native6
Asian1

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

Wallace County, Kansas Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10%12% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10%12% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Wallace County, Kansas Median Age

42.5


Total

43.8


Male

40.4


Female

Wallace County, Kansas Adults

There are 1,156 adults, (328 of which are seniors) in Wallace County, Kansas.

Wallace County, Kansas Age Dependency

91.1

Age Dependency Ratio

39.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

51.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Wallace County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

785

49.56%

Male

799

50.44%

Wallace County, Kansas Households and Families

Wallace County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Wallace County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85%15%
All75.5%24.5%
Female66.7%33.3%
Male66.7%33.3%
Non Family63.1%36.9%

75.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Wallace County, Kansas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5872.6775.5
Married3263.6885
Non Family2251.0863.1
Female213.1966.7
Male153.666.7

3.53

Average Family Size

2.67

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 Grade726.79%
9th to 12th Grade363.39%
High School Graduate33531.57%
Some College24222.81%
Associates Degree11210.56%
Bachelors Degree20519.32%
Graduate Degree595.56%

Wallace County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White994942264
Hispanic616
Other Race23
Multiple Races55
Native American32
Asian1

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 26.56%.

Wallace County, Kansas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,478$39,063$30,511
Less Than High School$16,927$17,292$
High School Grad$29,792$52,917$22,833
Some College$34,722$41,964$30,847
Bachelors Degree$36,184$53,000$31,250
Graduate Degree$45,179$46,964$40,000

$32,478

Average Earnings

$39,063

Average Male

$30,511

Average Female

Wallace County, Kansas Language

Wallace County, Kansas Language by Age

Wallace County, Kansas Language

94.97% of Wallace County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 5.03% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.43% of the population.

Wallace County, Kansas Poverty

Wallace County, Kansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,46615110.30%
Hispanic7667.89%
Native66100.00%
Asian11100.00%

10.16%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.09%

Male Poverty Rate

11.24%

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 7.89% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.53%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.98%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.48%.

Wallace County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
High School18.83%
Some College6.25%
Less Than High School1.96%
Bachelors or Greater0.76%

Wallace County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed69.23%
Male Unemployed37.50%
Male Employed4.38%
Female Employed3.62%

Wallace County, Kansas Income

Wallace County, Kansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$45,804$70,888
Families$79,000$95,292
Married Families$80,938$
Non Families$21,458$28,797

Wallace County, Kansas Marital Status

Wallace County, Kansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.0%

Male Marriage Rate

59.1%

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

Wallace County, Kansas Veterans

Wallace County, Kansas Veterans by War

106

Number of Veterans

102

Male Veterans

4

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam34
World War II21
First Gulf War14
Korea12
Second Gulf War4

Wallace County, Kansas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+47
65 to 7431
55 to 6418
35 to 547
18 to 343

Wallace County, Kansas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1069.42%
Hispanic11.64%

Wallace County, Kansas Veterans by Education

10.58%

Veteran Poverty Rate

50.96%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wallace County, Kansas Employment Status

Wallace County, Kansas Employment by Age

66.3%

Labor Force Participation

61.9%

Employment Rate

6.6%

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