Augusta, Kansas Population 2021

9,321
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Augusta is a city located in Butler County Kansas. With a 2020 population of 9,321, it is the 37th largest city in Kansas and the 3256th largest city in the United States . Augusta is currently declining at a rate of -0.13% annually but its population has increased by 0.51% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 9,274 in 2010. Augusta reached it's highest population of 9,403 in 2010. Spanning over 5 miles, Augusta has a population density of 2,205 people per square mile.

The average household income in Augusta is $63,800 with a poverty rate of 11.69%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $830 per month, and the median house value is $125,900. The median age in Augusta is 33.9 years, 30 years for males, and 37.5 years for females.

Augusta Demographics

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

  • White: 93.46%
  • Two or more races: 3.68%
  • Black or African American: 1.31%
  • Native American: 1.28%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.12%
  • Asian: 0.07%
  • Other race: 0.07%
The current population of Augusta, Kansas is 9,321 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 9,357.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 9,274.

Augusta, Kansas Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White8,75593.46%
Two or More Races3453.68%
Black or African American1231.31%
American Indian and Alaska Native1201.28%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander110.12%
Some Other Race70.07%
Asian70.07%
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Augusta Population by Race

Augusta Population Pyramid $2021

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Augusta Median Age

33.9


Total

30


Male

37.5


Female

Augusta Adults

There are 6,626 adults, (1,573 of whom are seniors) in Augusta.

Augusta Age Dependency

85.4

Age Dependency Ratio

31.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

54.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Augusta Sex Ratio

Female

4,872

52.01%

Male

4,496

47.99%

Augusta Population by Age

Augusta Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Augusta Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married75.6%24.4%
Male69.4%30.6%
All59.8%40.2%
Female50.2%49.8%
Non Family38.1%61.9%

59.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Augusta Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,5092.6559.8
Married1,7403.3675.6
Non Family1,1051.2238.1
Female5043.3250.2
Male1602.7469.4

3.25

Average Family Size

2.65

Average Household Size

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Augusta Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade631.10%
9th to 12th Grade3846.71%
High School Graduate1,59927.96%
Some College1,72330.13%
Associates Degree66611.65%
Bachelors Degree83414.58%
Graduate Degree4507.87%
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Augusta Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Augusta Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White5,2784,8771,173
Hispanic27623040
2+ Races14211729
Native American323211
Black313131
Islander1111
Other Race77
Asian777

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%.

Augusta Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,554$44,621$26,496
Less Than 9th Grade$26,913$30,905$22,083
High School Graduate$22,333$43,558$17,036
Some College$31,188$41,842$25,922
Bachelors Degree$44,153$59,563$41,633
Graduate Degree$56,417$55,625$56,944

$34,554

Average Earnings

$44,621

Average Male

$26,496

Average Female

Augusta Earnings by Educational Attainment

Augusta Language by Age

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Augusta Language

98.38% of Augusta residents speak only English, while 1.62% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.04% of the population.

Augusta Language

Augusta Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White8,14892411.34%
Hispanic61610617.21%
Multiple34210330.12%
Native1202420.00%

11.69%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.60%

Male Poverty Rate

11.77%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Augusta

The race most likely to be in poverty in Augusta is Multiple, with 30.12% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Augusta is White, with 11.34% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.13%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.43%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.49%.

Augusta Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade24.26%
High School11.10%
Some College10.63%
Bachelors or Greater5.38%

Augusta Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed68.18%
Female Unemployed24.04%
Female Employed7.02%
Male Employed5.42%

Augusta Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Augusta Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$48,887$63,800
Families$62,133$74,538
Married Families$77,763-
Non Families$24,024$38,224
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Income by Household Type

Augusta Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

52.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.9%

Male Marriage Rate

49.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Augusta Married by Age and Sex

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Augusta Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Augusta Marital Status by Race

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Augusta Marital Status

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794

Number of Veterans

785

Male Veterans

9

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War206
Vietnam204
Second Gulf War194
Korea62
World War II38

Augusta Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 54276
75+174
55 to 64144
65 to 74114
18 to 3486

Augusta Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White77312.25%
Hispanic112.78%
Native American1117.19%
Other Race7100.00%
2+ Races31.80%

Augusta Veterans by Race

Augusta Veterans by Education

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15.60%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.11%

Veteran Disability Rate

Augusta Veterans by Education

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63.5%

Labor Force Participation

60.1%

Employment Rate

4.9%

Unemployment Rate

Augusta Employment by Age

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Augusta Employment by Race

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Augusta 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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75.59%

Born in Augusta

99.32%

Native Born

0.68%

Foreign Born

0.28%

Non Citizen

0.41%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.32% of Augusta residents were born in the United States, with 75.59% having been born in Kansas. 0.28% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Augusta Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20219,321-12-0.13%
20209,333-12-0.13%
20199,345-12-0.13%
20189,357-37-0.39%
20179,39480.09%
20169,386350.37%
20159,351380.41%
20149,31340.04%
20139,309-16-0.17%
20129,325-46-0.49%
20119,371-32-0.34%
20109,4039801.11%
20008,4235470.67%
19907,8769081.23%
19806,9689911.55%
19705,977-457-0.73%
19606,4341,9513.68%
19504,4836621.61%
19403,821-212-0.54%
19304,033-186-0.45%
19204,2190.00%

Augusta Population by Year