Washington County, Kansas Population 2018

Washington County, Kansas's estimated population is 5,485 with a growth rate of -2.28% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Washington County, Kansas is the 64th largest county in Kansas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20175,485-128-2.28%
20165,613450.81%
20165,568-1-0.02%
20155,569-43-0.77%
20145,612-16-0.28%
20135,628-101-1.76%
20125,729-90-1.55%
20115,819340.59%
20105,785-1,288-18.21%
19907,073-1,470-17.21%
19808,543-706-7.63%
19709,249-1,490-13.87%
196010,739-2,238-17.25%
195012,977-2,944-18.49%
194015,921-1,191-6.96%
193017,112-872-4.85%
192017,984-2,245-11.10%
191020,229-1,734-7.90%
190021,963-931-4.07%
189022,8947,98453.55%
188014,91010,829265.35%
18704,0813,698965.54%
18603830.00%

Washington County, Kansas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White5,425
Two or More Races90
Some Other Race46
Black or African American27
American Indian and Alaska Native16
Asian9

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

Washington 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

Washington County, Kansas Median Age

46.3


Total

44.3


Male

48.5


Female

Washington County, Kansas Adults

There are 4,328 adults, (1,325 of which are seniors) in Washington County, Kansas.

Washington County, Kansas Age Dependency

86.9

Age Dependency Ratio

44.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Washington County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

2,750

48.99%

Male

2,863

51.01%

Washington County, Kansas Households and Families

Washington County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Washington County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89%11%
All79.3%20.7%
Non Family69%31%
Male59.2%40.8%
Female58%42%

79.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Washington County, Kansas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,4122.2679.3
Married1,3672.8489
Non Family8001.1169
Female1693.0658
Male762.2559.2

2.81

Average Family Size

2.26

Average Household Size

3.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Washington County, Kansas Households

Washington County, Kansas Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1513.82%
9th to 12th Grade1964.96%
High School Graduate1,42436.04%
Some College92923.51%
Associates Degree52313.24%
Bachelors Degree56014.17%
Graduate Degree1684.25%

Washington County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,8083,524724
Hispanic10453
Other Race2614
Multiple Races20204
Black153
Native American99

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 native american people with a rate of 20.00%.

Washington County, Kansas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,805$37,346$21,677
Less Than High School$18,929$22,083$17,500
High School Grad$26,674$34,605$15,815
Some College$30,132$35,958$22,159
Bachelors Degree$40,208$42,306$31,974
Graduate Degree$51,328$70,625$50,227

$30,805

Average Earnings

$37,346

Average Male

$21,677

Average Female

Washington County, Kansas Language

Washington County, Kansas Language by Age

Washington County, Kansas Language

95.98% of Washington County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 4.02% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.90% of the population.

Washington County, Kansas Poverty

Washington County, Kansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,1714849.36%
Hispanic1845730.98%
Multiple902932.22%
Black15533.33%
Asian44100.00%
Native16212.50%

10.50%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.68%

Male Poverty Rate

12.41%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Washington County, Kansas

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Washington County, Kansas is White, with 9.36% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.08%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.27%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.89%.

Washington County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School20.28%
High School8.90%
Some College8.27%
Bachelors or Greater5.77%

Washington County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed58.82%
Male Unemployed7.35%
Female Employed5.78%
Male Employed3.16%

Washington County, Kansas Income

Washington County, Kansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$47,045$56,600
Families$56,579$67,883
Married Families$61,506$
Non Families$26,892$32,615

Washington County, Kansas Marital Status

Washington County, Kansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

62.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

62.7%

Male Marriage Rate

61.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Washington County, Kansas Married by Age and Sex

Washington 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 55To64.

Washington County, Kansas Marital Status by Race

Washington County, Kansas Veterans

Washington County, Kansas Veterans by War

398

Number of Veterans

374

Male Veterans

24

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam126
Korea74
World War II48
First Gulf War33
Second Gulf War25

Washington County, Kansas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+172
65 to 74104
35 to 5476
55 to 6435
18 to 3411

Washington County, Kansas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3949.28%
2 or More314.29%
Hispanic21.83%
Indian16.67%

Washington County, Kansas Veterans by Education

10.61%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.69%

Veteran Disability Rate

Washington County, Kansas Employment Status

Washington County, Kansas Employment by Age

64.6%

Labor Force Participation

62.7%

Employment Rate

2.9%

Unemployment Rate

Washington County, Kansas Employment by Race

Washington County, Kansas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Washington County, Kansas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Washington11311076-55-4.86%
Hanover682660-22-3.23%
Clifton 554529-25-4.51%
Linn410395-15-3.66%
Greenleaf331308-23-6.95%
Barnes159152-7-4.40%
Morrowville155148-7-4.52%
Palmer111106-5-4.50%
Haddam104100-4-3.85%
Mahaska8379-4-4.82%
Vining 4543-2-4.44%
Hollenberg2120-1-4.76%
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