Baxter Springs is a city located in Kansas. With a 2020 population of 3,890, it is the 73rd largest city in Kansas and the 5478th largest city in the United States. Baxter Springs is currently declining at a rate of -0.69% annually and its population has decreased by -8.21% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,238 in 2010. Baxter Springs reached it's highest population of 4,921 in 1940. Spanning over 3 miles, Baxter Springs has a population density of 1,236 people per square mile.
The average household income in Baxter Springs is $50,908 with a poverty rate of 10.92%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $589 per month, and the median house value is $70,200. The median age in Baxter Springs is 38.4 years, 34.5 years for males, and 39 years for females. For every 100 females there are 88.9 males.