Carbondale, Kansas Population 2020

1,371

Carbondale is a city located in Kansas. With a 2020 population of 1,371, it is the 151st largest city in Kansas and the 9047th largest city in the United States. Carbondale is currently declining at a rate of -0.22% annually and its population has decreased by -4.59% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,437 in 2010. Carbondale reached it's highest population of 1,431 in 2011. Spanning over 1 miles, Carbondale has a population density of 1,875 people per square mile.

The average household income in Carbondale is $55,214 with a poverty rate of 20.91%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $551 per month, and the median house value is $78,400. The median age in Carbondale is 32.7 years, 28.8 years for males, and 40.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 94.7 males.

Carbondale Demographics

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

  • White: 96.28%
  • Two or more races: 2.92%
  • Other race: 0.58%
  • Asian: 0.22%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Carbondale, Kansas is 1,371, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,377.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,437.

Carbondale, Kansas Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,32096.28%
Two or More Races402.92%
Some Other Race80.58%
Asian30.22%

Carbondale Population Pyramid 2020

Carbondale Median Age

32.7


Total

28.8


Male

40.4


Female

Carbondale Adults

There are 1,009 adults, (168 of whom are seniors) in Carbondale.

Carbondale Age Dependency

63

Age Dependency Ratio

20

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43

Child Dependency Ratio

Carbondale Sex Ratio

Female

704

51.35%

Male

667

48.65%

Carbondale Households and Families

Carbondale Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Carbondale Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married90.2%9.8%
All65.9%34.1%
Female61.6%38.4%
Non Family43.9%56.1%
Male31.1%68.9%

65.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5362.5665.9
Married2343.1890.2
Non Family1711.3943.9
Female862.7861.6
Male453.3331.1

2.88

Average Family Size

2.56

Average Household Size

20.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.6%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Carbondale Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade273.35%
9th to 12th Grade415.09%
High School Graduate35644.17%
Some College21026.05%
Associates Degree779.55%
Bachelors Degree779.55%
Graduate Degree182.23%

Carbondale Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White75369186
Hispanic3429
Multiple Races16156
Other Race83
Asian333

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$31,641$41,048$25,560
Less Than High School$21,500$25,833$
High School Grad$26,875$36,000$21,111
Some College$37,794$52,500$27,031
Bachelors Degree$40,714$42,500$33,958
Graduate Degree$$$

$31,641

Average Earnings

$41,048

Average Male

$25,560

Average Female

Carbondale Language

Carbondale Language by Age

Carbondale Language

97.47% of Carbondale residents speak only English, while 2.53% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.97% of the population.

Carbondale Poverty

Carbondale Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,22224620.13%
Hispanic792835.44%
Multiple40717.50%

20.91%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.72%

Male Poverty Rate

24.86%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Carbondale

The race most likely to be in poverty in Carbondale is Hispanic, with 35.44% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Carbondale is Multiple, with 17.50% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.17%. Among those working part-time, it was 36.80%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 31.83%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School29.41%
Some College16.72%
High School12.36%
Bachelors or Greater2.11%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed82.35%
Male Unemployed33.33%
Female Employed18.72%
Male Employed16.22%

Carbondale Income

Carbondale Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$45,833$55,214
Families$62,386$65,889
Married Families$70,909-
Non Families$16,827$24,995

Carbondale Marital Status

Carbondale Marital Status

Marriage Rates

48.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.9%

Male Marriage Rate

46.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Carbondale Married by Age and Sex

Carbondale Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Carbondale Marital Status by Race

Carbondale Veterans

124

Number of Veterans

99

Male Veterans

25

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam51
Second Gulf War29
First Gulf War23
Korea2
World War II
Name Veterans % of Total
White11711.93%
Hispanic1016.13%
2 or More423.53%
Other337.50%

$Carbondale Veterans by Education

4.03%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.06%

Veteran Disability Rate

Carbondale Employment Status

70.3%

Labor Force Participation

66.2%

Employment Rate

5.9%

Unemployment Rate

Carbondale 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

73.52%

Born in Kansas

98.76%

Native Born

1.24%

Foreign Born

0.66%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.76% of Carbondale residents were born in the United States, with 73.52% having been born in Kansas. 0.66% 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
20201,371-3-0.22%
20191,374-3-0.22%
20181,37760.44%
20171,371-3-0.22%
20161,374-10-0.72%
20151,384-12-0.86%
20141,396-13-0.92%
20131,409-3-0.21%
20121,412-19-1.33%
20111,43110.07%
20101,4300.00%