Centralia, Kansas Population 2020

521

Centralia is a city located in Kansas. With a 2020 population of 521, it is the 274th largest city in Kansas and the 13120th largest city in the United States. Centralia is currently growing at a rate of 0.39% annually and its population has increased by 1.76% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 512 in 2010. Spanning over 0 miles, Centralia has a population density of 1,163 people per square mile.

The average household income in Centralia is $59,572 with a poverty rate of 8.60%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $429 per month, and the median house value is $69,100. The median age in Centralia is 36.3 years, 33.8 years for males, and 36.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 83.0 males.

Centralia Demographics

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

  • White: 96.95%
  • Two or more races: 1.61%
  • Black or African American: 0.90%
  • Asian: 0.54%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Centralia, Kansas is 521, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 517.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 512.

Centralia, Kansas Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White54196.95%
Two or More Races91.61%
Black or African American50.90%
Asian30.54%

Centralia Population Pyramid 2020

Centralia Median Age

36.3


Total

33.8


Male

36.8


Female

Centralia Adults

There are 417 adults, (121 of whom are seniors) in Centralia.

Centralia Age Dependency

88.5

Age Dependency Ratio

40.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

47.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Centralia Sex Ratio

Female

305

54.66%

Male

253

45.34%

Centralia Households and Families

Centralia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Centralia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married91.8%8.2%
All81.7%18.3%
Female70%30%
Non Family61%39%

81.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2182.481.7
Married1342.9391.8
Non Family591.0361
Female202.770
Male53100

2.86

Average Family Size

2.4

Average Household Size

2.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Centralia Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade102.68%
9th to 12th Grade225.90%
High School Graduate11831.64%
Some College7921.18%
Associates Degree6016.09%
Bachelors Degree6016.09%
Graduate Degree246.43%

Centralia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White36333684
Black5
Asian33
Multiple Races22

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 white people with a rate of 23.14%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,750$33,000$35,972
Less Than High School$20,417$21,667$
High School Grad$31,500$43,750$28,750
Some College$30,625$30,625$30,625
Bachelors Degree$43,333$46,250$42,917
Graduate Degree$42,125$$42,000

$34,750

Average Earnings

$33,000

Average Male

$35,972

Average Female

Centralia Language

Centralia Language by Age

Centralia Language

98.06% of Centralia residents speak only English, while 1.94% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.36% of the population.

Centralia Poverty

Centralia Poverty by Race

8.60%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.30%

Male Poverty Rate

8.87%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Centralia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Centralia is White, with 8.86% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Centralia is White, with 8.86% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.99%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.42%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.35%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School30.00%
Some College9.52%
High School5.71%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed2.67%
Male Employed1.59%

Centralia Income

Centralia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$56,000$59,572
Families$67,083$70,661
Married Families$73,235-
Non Families$21,406$27,719

Centralia Marital Status

Centralia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

62.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

65.1%

Male Marriage Rate

60.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Centralia Married by Age and Sex

Centralia 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 55-64.

Centralia Marital Status by Race

Centralia Veterans

38

Number of Veterans

38

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam18
First Gulf War14
Korea2
World War II
Second Gulf War

$Centralia Veterans by Education

9.38%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.38%

Veteran Disability Rate

Centralia Employment Status

66%

Labor Force Participation

65.1%

Employment Rate

1.4%

Unemployment Rate

Centralia 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

77.24%

Born in Kansas

98.21%

Native Born

1.79%

Foreign Born

1.25%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.21% of Centralia residents were born in the United States, with 77.24% having been born in Kansas. 1.25% 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
202052120.39%
201951920.39%
201851720.39%
201751520.39%
201651330.59%
2015510-3-0.58%
201451310.20%
201351210.20%
201251110.20%
2011510-6-1.16%
20105160.00%