Alma, Kansas Population 2021

1,135
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Alma is a city located in Wabaunsee County Kansas. Alma has a 2020 population of 1,135. It is also the county seat of Wabaunsee County. Alma is currently declining at a rate of -0.09% annually and its population has decreased by -4.30% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,186 in 2010. Alma reached it's highest population of 1,186 in 2010.

The average household income in Alma is $69,086 with a poverty rate of 6.01%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $664 per month, and the median house value is $100,300. The median age in Alma is 48.1 years, 49.5 years for males, and 47.5 years for females.

Alma Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Alma was:

  • White: 96.33%
  • Two or more races: 2.16%
  • Native American: 0.94%
  • Black or African American: 0.28%
  • Asian: 0.28%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Alma, Kansas is 1,135 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,138.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,186.

Alma, Kansas Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,02596.33%
Two or More Races232.16%
American Indian and Alaska Native100.94%
Asian30.28%
Black or African American30.28%
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Alma Population by Race

Alma Population Pyramid $2021

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Alma Median Age

48.1


Total

49.5


Male

47.5


Female

Alma Adults

There are 866 adults, (249 of whom are seniors) in Alma.

Alma Age Dependency

72.4

Age Dependency Ratio

40.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Alma Sex Ratio

Female

536

50.38%

Male

528

49.62%

Alma Population by Age

Alma Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Alma Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married86%14%
All80.9%19.1%
Female74.2%25.8%
Non Family70.5%29.5%

80.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Alma Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4822.1580.9
Married2352.7186
Non Family1731.0370.5
Male432.3100
Female313.8774.2

2.75

Average Family Size

2.15

Average Household Size

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Alma Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade40.49%
9th to 12th Grade465.69%
High School Graduate27634.12%
Some College19023.49%
Associates Degree12915.95%
Bachelors Degree9812.11%
Graduate Degree668.16%
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Alma Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Alma Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White750712157
Hispanic45337
Native American88
Asian33
Black33

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 white people with a rate of 20.93%.

Alma Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,758$43,958$35,000
Less Than 9th Grade$21,667$26,389$
High School Graduate$38,750$60,417$26,667
Some College$40,735$46,250$38,750
Bachelors Degree$40,893$41,161$34,766
Graduate Degree$51,042$64,583$48,036

$40,758

Average Earnings

$43,958

Average Male

$35,000

Average Female

Alma Earnings by Educational Attainment

Alma Language by Age

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Alma Language

99.02% of Alma residents speak only English, while 0.98% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.78% of the population.

Alma Language

Alma Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White914414.49%
Multiple231982.61%
Hispanic8122.47%

6.01%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.67%

Male Poverty Rate

7.34%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Alma

The race most likely to be in poverty in Alma is Multiple, with 82.61% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Alma is Hispanic, with 2.47% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.22%. Among those working part-time, it was 4.24%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.31%.

Alma Poverty

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Name Poverty
High School7.78%
Some College3.83%
Bachelors or Greater0.63%
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%

Alma Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed58.33%
Female Employed0.39%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Alma Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Alma Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$62,361$69,086
Families$83,958$80,054
Married Families$84,792-
Non Families$30,074$49,109
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Income by Household Type

Alma Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

53.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.1%

Male Marriage Rate

55.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Alma Married by Age and Sex

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Alma Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Alma Marital Status by Race

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Alma Marital Status

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69

Number of Veterans

65

Male Veterans

4

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam22
First Gulf War21
Second Gulf War17
World War II6
Korea4

Alma Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7420
35 to 5419
75+16
55 to 6410
18 to 344

Alma Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White667.75%
Hispanic47.14%
Black3100.00%

Alma Veterans by Race

Alma Veterans by Education

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2.90%

Veteran Poverty Rate

43.48%

Veteran Disability Rate

Alma Veterans by Education

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63.6%

Labor Force Participation

61.8%

Employment Rate

2.8%

Unemployment Rate

Alma Employment by Age

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Alma Employment by Race

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Alma Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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75.19%

Born in Alma

99.81%

Native Born

0.19%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.19%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.81% of Alma residents were born in the United States, with 75.19% having been born in Kansas. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Alma Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,135-1-0.09%
20201,136-1-0.09%
20191,137-1-0.09%
20181,13890.80%
20171,129-9-0.79%
20161,138-4-0.35%
20151,142-13-1.13%
20141,155-19-1.62%
20131,17430.26%
20121,171-11-0.93%
20111,182-4-0.34%
20101,1860.00%

Alma Population by Year