Bennington, Kansas Population 2020

610

Bennington is a city located in Kansas. With a 2020 population of 610, it is the 259th largest city in Kansas and the 12474th largest city in the United States. Bennington is currently declining at a rate of -1.29% annually and its population has decreased by -9.23% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 672 in 2010. Bennington reached it's highest population of 662 in 2010. Spanning over 0 miles, Bennington has a population density of 1,451 people per square mile.

The average household income in Bennington is $77,877 with a poverty rate of 12.04%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,035 per month, and the median house value is $99,500. The median age in Bennington is 34.9 years, 31.5 years for males, and 39.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 117.7 males.

Bennington Demographics

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

  • White: 97.60%
  • Two or more races: 1.74%
  • Asian: 0.67%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Bennington, Kansas is 610, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 626.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 672.

Bennington, Kansas Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White73197.60%
Two or More Races131.74%
Asian50.67%

Bennington Population Pyramid 2020

Bennington Median Age

34.9


Total

31.5


Male

39.4


Female

Bennington Adults

There are 497 adults, (115 of whom are seniors) in Bennington.

Bennington Age Dependency

96.1

Age Dependency Ratio

30.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

66

Child Dependency Ratio

Bennington Sex Ratio

Female

344

45.93%

Male

405

54.07%

Bennington Households and Families

Bennington Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Bennington Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married94%6%
All86.4%13.6%
Non Family74.4%25.6%
Female65.2%34.8%

86.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2802.6886.4
Married1503.2594
Non Family821.0674.4
Male253.28100
Female23465.2

3.18

Average Family Size

2.68

Average Household Size

7.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Bennington Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade71.47%
9th to 12th Grade367.58%
High School Graduate11925.05%
Some College11123.37%
Associates Degree7816.42%
Bachelors Degree8818.53%
Graduate Degree367.58%

Bennington Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White458415113
Hispanic171711
Multiple Races666
Asian555

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,808$40,592$26,328
Less Than High School$27,813$$
High School Grad$32,083$45,833$23,875
Some College$37,050$41,579$27,750
Bachelors Degree$29,792$48,438$22,143
Graduate Degree$33,438$33,438$42,500

$34,808

Average Earnings

$40,592

Average Male

$26,328

Average Female

Bennington Language

Bennington Language by Age

Bennington Language

98.14% of Bennington residents speak only English, while 1.86% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.57% of the population.

Bennington Poverty

Bennington Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White7048211.65%
Hispanic35720.00%

12.04%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.38%

Male Poverty Rate

13.95%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bennington

The race most likely to be in poverty in Bennington is Hispanic, with 20.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bennington is White, with 11.65% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.69%. Among those working part-time, it was 7.48%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.28%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School11.63%
Bachelors or Greater8.87%
Some College3.17%
High School2.52%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed6.06%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Bennington Income

Bennington Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$56,607$77,877
Families$66,750$92,826
Married Families$71,818-
Non Families$30,000$36,715

Bennington Marital Status

Bennington Marital Status

Marriage Rates

56.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.4%

Male Marriage Rate

55.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Bennington Married by Age and Sex

Bennington 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 45-54.

Bennington Marital Status by Race

Bennington Veterans

42

Number of Veterans

42

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War9
Second Gulf War9
Vietnam7
Korea2
World War II
Age Group Veterans
35 to 5415
65 to 7412
75+6
55 to 645
18 to 344
Name Veterans % of Total
White377.61%
Hispanic529.41%
Asian5100.00%

$Bennington Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

16.67%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bennington Employment Status

67%

Labor Force Participation

65.3%

Employment Rate

2.5%

Unemployment Rate

Bennington Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

76.77%

Born in Kansas

98.00%

Native Born

2.00%

Foreign Born

0.93%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.00% of Bennington residents were born in the United States, with 76.77% having been born in Kansas. 0.93% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2020610-8-1.29%
2019618-8-1.28%
2018626-5-0.79%
2017631-8-1.25%
2016639-3-0.47%
2015642-12-1.83%
2014654-2-0.30%
201365610.15%
2012655-4-0.61%
2011659-3-0.45%
20106620.00%