Wyandotte County, Kansas Population 2018

Wyandotte County, Kansas's estimated population is 165,288 with a growth rate of 2.17% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Wyandotte County, Kansas is the 4th largest county in Kansas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017165,2883,5112.17%
2016161,777-2,641-1.61%
2016164,4181,0340.63%
2015163,3841,2780.79%
2014162,1061,1660.72%
2013160,9401,4690.92%
2012159,4711,4490.92%
2011158,0223810.24%
2010157,641-4,352-2.69%
1990161,993-10,342-6.00%
1980172,335-14,510-7.77%
1970186,8451,3500.73%
1960185,49520,17712.20%
1950165,31820,24713.96%
1940145,0713,8602.73%
1930141,21118,99315.54%
1920122,21822,15022.13%
1910100,06826,84136.65%
190073,22718,82034.59%
189054,40735,264184.21%
188019,1439,12891.14%
187010,0157,406283.86%
18602,6090.00%

Wyandotte County, Kansas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White99,287
Black or African American38,556
Some Other Race10,682
Two or More Races6,036
Asian5,883
American Indian and Alaska Native1,053
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander280

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

Wyandotte 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

Wyandotte County, Kansas Median Age

33.5


Total

32.7


Male

34.3


Female

Wyandotte County, Kansas Adults

There are 116,156 adults, (18,119 of which are seniors) in Wyandotte County, Kansas.

Wyandotte County, Kansas Age Dependency

65

Age Dependency Ratio

18.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

46.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Wyandotte County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

82,065

50.73%

Male

79,712

49.27%

Wyandotte County, Kansas Households and Families

Wyandotte County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Wyandotte County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married75.3%24.7%
All57.2%42.8%
Male52.4%47.6%
Non Family47.6%52.4%
Female38.2%61.8%

57.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Wyandotte County, Kansas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All59,0672.7257.2
Married23,2583.575.3
Non Family21,5091.2447.6
Female10,3113.738.2
Male3,9893.652.4

3.44

Average Family Size

2.72

Average Household Size

7.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Wyandotte County, Kansas Households

Wyandotte County, Kansas Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade10,0299.88%
9th to 12th Grade12,20212.02%
High School Graduate33,31932.82%
Some College22,15421.82%
Associates Degree7,2947.18%
Bachelors Degree11,12610.96%
Graduate Degree5,3955.31%

Wyandotte County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White50,10444,23910,418
Black23,97420,5323,639
Hispanic22,17711,0711,352
Other Race5,9272,701222
Asian3,3661,930798
Multiple Races2,0881,643383
Native American59247446
Islander783819

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 88.29%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 24.36%.

Wyandotte County, Kansas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,999$31,915$25,389
Less Than High School$21,323$24,401$16,784
High School Grad$26,143$30,600$22,392
Some College$30,930$37,147$26,436
Bachelors Degree$40,973$44,629$38,320
Graduate Degree$50,965$52,061$50,662

$28,999

Average Earnings

$31,915

Average Male

$25,389

Average Female

Wyandotte County, Kansas Language

Wyandotte County, Kansas Language by Age

Wyandotte County, Kansas Language

73.82% of Wyandotte County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 26.18% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 21.34% of the population.

Wyandotte County, Kansas Poverty

Wyandotte County, Kansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic44,44913,22429.75%
Black38,04511,59030.46%
White67,0728,51812.70%
Other10,6823,02628.33%
Multiple5,9691,79930.14%
Asian5,8541,74629.83%
Native1,03335234.08%
Islander2737427.11%

22.74%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.77%

Male Poverty Rate

24.65%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wyandotte County, Kansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Wyandotte County, Kansas is Native, with 34.08% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wyandotte County, Kansas is White, with 12.70% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.34%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.55%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 32.27%.

Wyandotte County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School29.31%
High School16.85%
Some College14.66%
Bachelors or Greater5.95%

Wyandotte County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed46.06%
Male Unemployed32.16%
Female Employed12.19%
Male Employed8.99%

Wyandotte County, Kansas Income

Wyandotte County, Kansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$40,757$50,720
Families$48,048$58,011
Married Families$62,184$70,500
Non Families$26,703$34,435

Wyandotte County, Kansas Marital Status

Wyandotte County, Kansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

42.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

42.8%

Male Marriage Rate

41.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Wyandotte County, Kansas Married by Age and Sex

Wyandotte County, Kansas Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Wyandotte County, Kansas Marital Status by Race

Wyandotte County, Kansas Veterans

Wyandotte County, Kansas Veterans by War

8,700

Number of Veterans

8,219

Male Veterans

481

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam3,288
First Gulf War1,416
Second Gulf War1,058
Korea810
World War II438

Wyandotte County, Kansas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 542,267
55 to 642,133
65 to 741,972
75+1,745
18 to 34583

Wyandotte County, Kansas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White5,9078.07%
Black2,2107.95%
Hispanic5301.97%
2 or More31511.29%
Other1241.68%
Asian932.33%
Indian516.85%

Wyandotte County, Kansas Veterans by Education

10.48%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.66%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wyandotte County, Kansas Employment Status

Wyandotte County, Kansas Employment by Age

66.2%

Labor Force Participation

60%

Employment Rate

9.3%

Unemployment Rate

Wyandotte County, Kansas Employment by Race

Wyandotte County, Kansas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Wyandotte County, Kansas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Kansas City14578615170959234.06%
Bonner Springs 731476653514.80%
Edwardsville43404390501.15%
Lake Quivira 906940343.75%
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