Wyandotte County, Kansas Population 2019

Wyandotte County, Kansas's estimated population is 165,313 with a growth rate of 0.23% 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
2018165,324110.01%
2017165,3133790.23%
2016164,9341,1020.67%
2015163,8321,5120.93%
2014162,3201,3360.83%
2013160,9841,5730.99%
2012159,4111,3910.88%
2011158,0203810.24%
2010157,639-4,354-2.69%
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
White98,530
Black or African American37,774
Some Other Race12,416
Two or More Races7,172
Asian6,325
American Indian and Alaska Native847
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander163

Wyandotte County, Kansas Population Pyramid 2019

Wyandotte County, Kansas Median Age

33.7


Total

32.8


Male

34.5


Female

Wyandotte County, Kansas Adults

There are 117,391 adults, (18,821 of whom are seniors) in Wyandotte County, Kansas.

Wyandotte County, Kansas Age Dependency

65.6

Age Dependency Ratio

19.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

46.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Wyandotte County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

82,682

50.65%

Male

80,545

49.35%

Wyandotte County, Kansas Households and Families

Wyandotte County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Wyandotte County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married76.1%23.9%
All57.5%42.5%
Male54%46%
Non Family46.5%53.5%
Female39.2%60.8%

57.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All59,3552.7357.5
Married23,3493.5176.1
Non Family21,4551.2446.5
Female10,1433.739.2
Male4,4083.6154

3.45

Average Family Size

2.73

Average Household Size

7.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Wyandotte County, Kansas Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade9,7059.44%
9th to 12th Grade12,13611.80%
High School Graduate34,01933.09%
Some College22,32421.71%
Associates Degree7,4457.24%
Bachelors Degree11,61611.30%
Graduate Degree5,5765.42%

Wyandotte County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White50,29944,43010,648
Black23,90420,4433,832
Hispanic22,75712,1351,498
Other Race6,6423,143262
Asian3,6482,203771
Multiple Races2,4682,008496
Native American56244851
Islander793434

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 88.33%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 43.04%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,473$33,862$26,173
Less Than High School$22,362$26,408$16,909
High School Grad$27,071$31,719$22,847
Some College$32,153$38,610$28,556
Bachelors Degree$40,450$43,535$37,208
Graduate Degree$49,703$50,859$49,256

$30,473

Average Earnings

$33,862

Average Male

$26,173

Average Female

Wyandotte County, Kansas Language

Wyandotte County, Kansas Language by Age

Wyandotte County, Kansas Language

73.63% of Wyandotte County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 26.37% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 21.40% of the population.

Wyandotte County, Kansas Poverty

Wyandotte County, Kansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic45,57611,67725.62%
Black37,27010,72928.79%
White67,0178,86913.23%
Other12,4073,01124.27%
Multiple7,0951,88526.57%
Asian6,2951,88529.94%
Native81921726.50%
Islander15614794.23%

21.44%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.97%

Male Poverty Rate

22.87%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wyandotte County, Kansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Wyandotte County, Kansas is Islander, with 94.23% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wyandotte County, Kansas is White, with 13.23% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.24%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.10%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 31.00%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School27.85%
High School17.01%
Some College13.51%
Bachelors or Greater6.84%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed48.36%
Male Unemployed30.29%
Female Employed11.46%
Male Employed8.82%

Wyandotte County, Kansas Income

Wyandotte County, Kansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$42,783$53,135
Families$50,203$61,269
Married Families$64,586$74,225
Non Families$26,559$35,076

Wyandotte County, Kansas Marital Status

Wyandotte County, Kansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

41.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

42.3%

Male Marriage Rate

41.5%

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 Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Wyandotte County, Kansas Marital Status by Race

Wyandotte County, Kansas Veterans

8,480

Number of Veterans

8,034

Male Veterans

446

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam3,160
First Gulf War1,316
Second Gulf War1,200
Korea801
World War II368

Wyandotte County, Kansas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White5,8057.94%
Black2,0867.59%
Hispanic5001.81%
2 or More36310.71%
Other1181.44%
Asian551.28%
Indian537.92%

Wyandotte County, Kansas Veterans by Education

11.16%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.83%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wyandotte County, Kansas Employment Status

65.6%

Labor Force Participation

60%

Employment Rate

8.3%

Unemployment Rate

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%
  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