Wichita County, Kansas Population 2018

Wichita County, Kansas's estimated population is 2,125 with a growth rate of -1.98% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Wichita County, Kansas is the 98th largest county in Kansas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20172,125-43-1.98%
20162,168371.74%
20162,131-29-1.34%
20152,160-21-0.96%
20142,181-9-0.41%
20132,190-37-1.66%
20122,227-30-1.33%
20112,257190.85%
20102,238-520-18.85%
19902,758-283-9.31%
19803,041-233-7.12%
19703,27450918.41%
19602,7651254.73%
19502,64045520.82%
19402,185-394-15.28%
19302,57972338.95%
19201,856-150-7.48%
19102,00680967.59%
19001,197-630-34.48%
18901,8271,81312950.00%
1880140.00%

Wichita County, Kansas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White2,033
Some Other Race83
Two or More Races22
American Indian and Alaska Native22
Black or African American8

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

Wichita 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

Wichita County, Kansas Median Age

40.5


Total

41.7


Male

35.5


Female

Wichita County, Kansas Adults

There are 1,537 adults, (427 of which are seniors) in Wichita County, Kansas.

Wichita County, Kansas Age Dependency

95.3

Age Dependency Ratio

38.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

56.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Wichita County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

1,105

50.97%

Male

1,063

49.03%

Wichita County, Kansas Households and Families

Wichita County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Wichita County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.8%13.2%
All75%25%
Female73.7%26.3%
Male68%32%
Non Family53.8%46.2%

75.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Wichita County, Kansas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8392.5575
Married4703.1286.8
Non Family2491.1453.8
Female953.1673.7
Male253.6468

3.03

Average Family Size

2.55

Average Household Size

6.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Wichita County, Kansas Households

Wichita County, Kansas Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1409.84%
9th to 12th Grade1329.28%
High School Graduate38927.34%
Some College36525.65%
Associates Degree1379.63%
Bachelors Degree19113.42%
Graduate Degree694.85%

Wichita County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,0781,001254
Hispanic3121253
Other Race4912
Native American2222
Multiple Races1793
Black88

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 23.56%.

Wichita County, Kansas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,793$42,750$25,441
Less Than High School$26,471$35,417$24,943
High School Grad$24,063$38,170$17,202
Some College$45,372$53,942$
Bachelors Degree$58,214$98,472$42,153
Graduate Degree$46,250$$45,179

$37,793

Average Earnings

$42,750

Average Male

$25,441

Average Female

Wichita County, Kansas Language

Wichita County, Kansas Language by Age

Wichita County, Kansas Language

73.27% of Wichita County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 26.73% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 24.44% of the population.

Wichita County, Kansas Poverty

Wichita County, Kansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,386805.77%
Hispanic696476.75%

5.99%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.37%

Male Poverty Rate

6.62%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wichita County, Kansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Wichita County, Kansas is Hispanic, with 6.75% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wichita County, Kansas is White, with 5.77% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.52%. Among those working part-time, it was 3.86%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 7.71%.

Wichita County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Some College10.87%
High School6.81%
Less Than High School6.30%
Bachelors or Greater0.81%

Wichita County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Employed8.04%
Female Employed5.23%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Wichita County, Kansas Income

Wichita County, Kansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$57,596$67,038
Families$60,833$73,389
Married Families$71,250$
Non Families$31,875$44,349

Wichita County, Kansas Marital Status

Wichita County, Kansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

60.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

65.8%

Male Marriage Rate

55.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Wichita County, Kansas Married by Age and Sex

Wichita 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.

Wichita County, Kansas Marital Status by Race

Wichita County, Kansas Veterans

Wichita County, Kansas Veterans by War

126

Number of Veterans

116

Male Veterans

10

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam27
First Gulf War24
Korea22
Second Gulf War19
World War II

Wichita County, Kansas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+48
65 to 7426
35 to 5424
18 to 3419
55 to 649

Wichita County, Kansas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1258.69%
Hispanic194.96%
2 or More15.88%

Wichita County, Kansas Veterans by Education

15.08%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.89%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wichita County, Kansas Employment Status

Wichita County, Kansas Employment by Age

67.7%

Labor Force Participation

65.9%

Employment Rate

2.6%

Unemployment Rate

Wichita County, Kansas Employment by Race

Wichita County, Kansas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Wichita County, Kansas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Leoti15341450-84-5.48%
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