Bison, Kansas Population 2021

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Bison is a city located in Rush County Kansas. With a 2020 population of 231, it is the 391st largest city in Kansas and the 16224th largest city in the United States . Bison is currently declining at a rate of -0.43% annually and its population has decreased by -9.41% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 255 in 2010. Bison reached it's highest population of 256 in 2010. Spanning over 0 miles, Bison has a population density of 872 people per square mile.

The average household income in Bison is $47,966 with a poverty rate of 14.37%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is $52,500. The median age in Bison is 52.6 years, 41 years for males, and 54.1 years for females.

Bison Demographics

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

  • White: 100.00%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Bison, Kansas is 231 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 234.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 255.

Bison, Kansas Population 2021

Population by Race

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Bison Population by Race

Bison Population Pyramid $2021

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Bison Median Age

52.6


Total

41


Male

54.1


Female

Bison Adults

There are 134 adults, (37 of whom are seniors) in Bison.

Bison Age Dependency

72.2

Age Dependency Ratio

38.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34

Child Dependency Ratio

Bison Sex Ratio

Female

73

43.71%

Male

94

56.29%

Bison Population by Age

Bison Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Bison Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Female87.5%12.5%
Non Family86.7%13.3%
All86.3%13.7%
Married84.1%15.9%

86.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Bison Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All732.2986.3
Married442.4184.1
Non Family151.1386.7
Female81.8887.5
Male64.83100

2.59

Average Family Size

2.29

Average Household Size

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Bison Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade21.65%
9th to 12th Grade108.26%
High School Graduate4033.06%
Some College4335.54%
Associates Degree43.31%
Bachelors Degree2016.53%
Graduate Degree21.65%
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Bison Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Bison Educational Attainment by Race

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 90.08%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 18.18%.

Bison Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,708$36,719$23,125
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$24,167$36,250$2,500
Some College$31,250$$30,000
Bachelors Degree$38,750$48,750$
Graduate Degree$$$

$32,708

Average Earnings

$36,719

Average Male

$23,125

Average Female

Bison Earnings by Educational Attainment

Bison Language by Age

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Bison Language

98.80% of Bison residents speak only English, while 1.20% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.20% of the population.

Bison Language

Bison Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1591811.32%
Hispanic8675.00%

14.37%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.96%

Male Poverty Rate

12.33%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bison

The race most likely to be in poverty in Bison is Hispanic, with 75.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bison is White, with 11.32% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 8.70%. Among those working part-time, it was 33.33%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 0.00%.

Bison Poverty

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Name Poverty
Bachelors or Greater18.18%
Some College8.51%
High School0.00%
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%

Bison Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Male Unemployed100.00%
Male Employed13.33%
Female Employed0.00%

Bison Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Bison Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$39,688$47,966
Families$38,125$48,262
Married Families$50,000-
Non Families$44,375$46,813
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Income by Household Type

Bison Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

59.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.2%

Male Marriage Rate

69.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Bison Married by Age and Sex

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Bison 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 20-34.

Bison Marital Status by Race

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Bison Marital Status

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15

Number of Veterans

15

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam8
Second Gulf War1
World War II
Korea
First Gulf War

Bison Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 747
55 to 643
35 to 543
75+2
18 to 34

Bison Veterans by Age

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Bison Veterans by Race

Bison Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

6.67%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bison Veterans by Education

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48.9%

Labor Force Participation

41.5%

Employment Rate

15.2%

Unemployment Rate

Bison Employment by Age

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Bison Employment by Race

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Bison 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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80.84%

Born in Bison

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Bison residents were born in the United States, with 80.84% 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 Europe.

Bison Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2021231-1-0.43%
2020232-1-0.43%
2019233-1-0.43%
201823410.43%
20172330.00%
2016233-3-1.27%
2015236-7-2.88%
2014243-1-0.41%
2013244-2-0.81%
20122460.00%
2011246-10-3.91%
20102560.00%

Bison Population by Year