Dexter, Kansas Population 2020

269

Dexter is a city located in Kansas. With a 2020 population of 269, it is the 364th largest city in Kansas and the 15711th largest city in the United States. Dexter is currently declining at a rate of -1.10% annually and its population has decreased by -3.24% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 278 in 2010. Dexter reached it's highest population of 280 in 2013. Spanning over 0 miles, Dexter has a population density of 970 people per square mile.

The average household income in Dexter is $49,517 with a poverty rate of 20.60%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $517 per month, and the median house value is $46,600. The median age in Dexter is 52.8 years, 53.8 years for males, and 51.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 111.0 males.

Dexter Demographics

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

  • White: 94.19%
  • Native American: 5.20%
  • Two or more races: 0.61%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Dexter, Kansas is 269, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 275.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 278.

Dexter, Kansas Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White30894.19%
American Indian and Alaska Native175.20%
Two or More Races20.61%

Dexter Population Pyramid 2020

Dexter Median Age

52.8


Total

53.8


Male

51.8


Female

Dexter Adults

There are 253 adults, (118 of whom are seniors) in Dexter.

Dexter Age Dependency

142.2

Age Dependency Ratio

87.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

54.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Dexter Sex Ratio

Female

155

47.40%

Male

172

52.60%

Dexter Households and Families

Dexter Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Dexter Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.2%12.8%
All80.5%19.5%
Non Family73.3%26.7%
Female60%40%
Male60%40%

80.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1232.4580.5
Married782.8687.2
Non Family30073.3
Female103.960
Male51.860

2.88

Average Family Size

2.45

Average Household Size

2.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Dexter Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade145.88%
9th to 12th Grade72.94%
High School Graduate9037.82%
Some College4719.75%
Associates Degree3113.03%
Bachelors Degree3313.87%
Graduate Degree166.72%

Dexter Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White22720649
Native American1111

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 21.59%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,250$44,167$31,000
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$33,333$55,625$
Some College$39,583$43,594$31,000
Bachelors Degree$32,083$38,333$
Graduate Degree$44,375$48,750$43,125

$40,250

Average Earnings

$44,167

Average Male

$31,000

Average Female

Dexter Language

Dexter Language by Age

Dexter Language

99.31% of Dexter residents speak only English, while 0.69% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 0.69% of the population.

Dexter Poverty

Dexter Poverty by Race

20.60%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.26%

Male Poverty Rate

20.95%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Dexter

The race most likely to be in poverty in Dexter is White, with 21.45% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Dexter is White, with 21.45% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.26%. Among those working part-time, it was 28.21%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 11.46%.

Name Poverty
Bachelors or Greater18.37%
Some College11.11%
High School7.79%
Less Than High School7.14%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed50.00%
Female Employed13.33%
Male Employed8.96%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Dexter Income

Dexter Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$34,688$49,517
Families$49,583$55,060
Married Families$52,500-
Non Families$23,333$29,910

Dexter Marital Status

Dexter Marital Status

Marriage Rates

64.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

65.9%

Male Marriage Rate

63.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Dexter Married by Age and Sex

Dexter Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 20-34, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Dexter Marital Status by Race

Dexter Veterans

33

Number of Veterans

33

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam8
Korea6
First Gulf War3
World War II
Second Gulf War

$Dexter Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

11.11%

Veteran Disability Rate

Dexter Employment Status

52.6%

Labor Force Participation

50.2%

Employment Rate

4.5%

Unemployment Rate

Dexter 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

78.29%

Born in Kansas

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

100.00% of Dexter residents were born in the United States, with 78.29% 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.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2020269-3-1.10%
2019272-3-1.09%
201827510.36%
2017274-3-1.08%
20162770.00%
2015277-1-0.36%
2014278-2-0.71%
201328010.36%
20122790.00%
201127910.36%
20102780.00%