Atwood, Kansas Population 2021

1,278
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Atwood is a city located in Rawlins County Kansas. Atwood has a 2020 population of 1,278. It is also the county seat of Rawlins County. Atwood is currently growing at a rate of 1.27% annually and its population has increased by 5.27% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,214 in 2010. Atwood reached it's highest population of 1,278 in 2021.

The average household income in Atwood is $62,930 with a poverty rate of 8.96%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $629 per month, and the median house value is $95,000. The median age in Atwood is 50 years, 46.2 years for males, and 51.3 years for females.

Atwood Demographics

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

  • White: 89.58%
  • Other race: 6.54%
  • Two or more races: 2.21%
  • Black or African American: 1.33%
  • Native American: 0.35%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Atwood, Kansas is 1,278 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,230.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,214.

Atwood, Kansas Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,01489.58%
Some Other Race746.54%
Two or More Races252.21%
Black or African American151.33%
American Indian and Alaska Native40.35%
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Atwood Population by Race

Atwood Population Pyramid $2021

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Atwood Median Age

50


Total

46.2


Male

51.3


Female

Atwood Adults

There are 897 adults, (332 of whom are seniors) in Atwood.

Atwood Age Dependency

100.4

Age Dependency Ratio

58.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Atwood Sex Ratio

Female

581

51.33%

Male

551

48.67%

Atwood Population by Age

Atwood Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Atwood Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86%14%
All67.9%32.1%
Non Family54.7%45.3%
Male50%50%
Female28.6%71.4%

67.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Atwood Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5611.9567.9
Non Family2671.1554.7
Married2572.7286
Female212.3328.6
Male162.4450

2.65

Average Family Size

1.95

Average Household Size

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Atwood Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade141.65%
9th to 12th Grade252.94%
High School Graduate27832.74%
Some College23327.44%
Associates Degree13616.02%
Bachelors Degree8910.48%
Graduate Degree748.72%
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Atwood Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Atwood Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White760721148
Hispanic61611
Other Race3535
Black141414
2+ Races1010
Native American44

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 100.00%.

Atwood Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,647$42,868$30,000
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$34,464$37,083$
Some College$31,389$40,000$27,105
Bachelors Degree$36,250$71,458$30,481
Graduate Degree$74,712$72,917$75,417

$35,647

Average Earnings

$42,868

Average Male

$30,000

Average Female

Atwood Earnings by Educational Attainment

Atwood Language by Age

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Atwood Language

88.07% of Atwood residents speak only English, while 11.93% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 9.34% of the population.

Atwood Language

Atwood Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White916828.95%
Multiple251456.00%

8.96%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.19%

Male Poverty Rate

11.69%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Atwood

The race most likely to be in poverty in Atwood is Multiple, with 56.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Atwood is White, with 8.95% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.15%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.08%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.08%.

Atwood Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade50.00%
Some College9.70%
High School7.60%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Atwood Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed7.66%
Male Employed3.50%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Atwood Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Atwood Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$52,292$62,930
Families$85,625$90,920
Married Families$89,821-
Non Families$24,813$31,167
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Income by Household Type

Atwood Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

55.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.7%

Male Marriage Rate

54.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Atwood Married by Age and Sex

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Atwood 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 35-44.

Atwood Marital Status by Race

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Atwood Marital Status

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113

Number of Veterans

101

Male Veterans

12

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam57
Korea13
World War II11
First Gulf War7
Second Gulf War

Atwood Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7452
75+42
35 to 5412
55 to 647
18 to 34

Atwood Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White10913.09%
Hispanic914.75%
Other Race411.43%

Atwood Veterans by Race

Atwood Veterans by Education

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4.42%

Veteran Poverty Rate

40.71%

Veteran Disability Rate

Atwood Veterans by Education

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63.5%

Labor Force Participation

62.6%

Employment Rate

1.5%

Unemployment Rate

Atwood Employment by Age

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Atwood Employment by Race

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Atwood 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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58.57%

Born in Atwood

95.23%

Native Born

4.77%

Foreign Born

3.36%

Non Citizen

1.41%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

95.23% of Atwood residents were born in the United States, with 58.57% having been born in Kansas. 3.36% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Atwood Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,278161.27%
20201,262161.28%
20191,246161.30%
20181,230191.57%
20171,211-13-1.06%
20161,22410.08%
20151,223-17-1.37%
20141,240-9-0.72%
20131,249312.55%
20121,2180.00%
20111,21840.33%
20101,2140.00%

Atwood Population by Year