Downs, Kansas Population 2020

806

Downs is a city located in Kansas. With a 2020 population of 806, it is the 221st largest city in Kansas and the 11249th largest city in the United States. Downs is currently declining at a rate of -0.98% annually and its population has decreased by -10.44% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 900 in 2010. Downs reached it's highest population of 906 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Downs has a population density of 720 people per square mile.

The average household income in Downs is $61,813 with a poverty rate of 7.17%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $445 per month, and the median house value is $75,500. The median age in Downs is 55.2 years, 51.9 years for males, and 55.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 96.1 males.

Downs Demographics

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

  • White: 96.90%
  • Native American: 1.12%
  • Black or African American: 0.62%
  • Other race: 0.50%
  • Two or more races: 0.50%
  • Asian: 0.37%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Downs, Kansas is 806, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 822.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 900.

Downs, Kansas Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White78196.90%
American Indian and Alaska Native91.12%
Black or African American50.62%
Two or More Races40.50%
Some Other Race40.50%
Asian30.37%

Downs Population Pyramid 2020

Downs Median Age

55.2


Total

51.9


Male

55.9


Female

Downs Adults

There are 675 adults, (217 of whom are seniors) in Downs.

Downs Age Dependency

76

Age Dependency Ratio

47.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

28.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Downs Sex Ratio

Female

411

50.99%

Male

395

49.01%

Downs Households and Families

Downs Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Downs Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married96.5%3.5%
All79.7%20.3%
Non Family65.6%34.4%
Female54.5%45.5%

79.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3891.9779.7
Non Family1831.2265.6
Married1722.6996.5
Female222.3654.5
Male122.25100

2.61

Average Family Size

1.97

Average Household Size

7.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Downs Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade101.55%
9th to 12th Grade274.19%
High School Graduate24538.04%
Some College19129.66%
Associates Degree487.45%
Bachelors Degree7511.65%
Graduate Degree487.45%

Downs Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White625595123
Native American95
Hispanic85
Other Race44
Multiple Races22

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 19.68%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,093$38,750$23,553
Less Than High School$38,365$38,365$
High School Grad$25,972$26,477$25,625
Some College$24,620$36,875$22,292
Bachelors Degree$41,579$45,417$
Graduate Degree$42,250$68,229$40,500

$27,093

Average Earnings

$38,750

Average Male

$23,553

Average Female

Downs Language

Downs Language by Age

Downs Language

99.24% of Downs residents speak only English, while 0.76% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.38% of the population.

Downs Poverty

Downs Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White724527.18%
Hispanic10220.00%

7.17%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.61%

Male Poverty Rate

6.75%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Downs

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Downs is White, with 7.18% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.72%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.07%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 9.45%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School13.51%
High School8.93%
Some College8.22%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed71.43%
Female Unemployed18.18%
Female Employed9.05%
Male Employed4.35%

Downs Income

Downs Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$46,328$61,813
Families$60,385$67,096
Married Families$65,833-
Non Families$29,250$55,310

Downs Marital Status

Downs Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.5%

Male Marriage Rate

52.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Downs Married by Age and Sex

Downs Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Downs Marital Status by Race

Downs Veterans

72

Number of Veterans

64

Male Veterans

8

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam32
Korea11
World War II9
Second Gulf War5
First Gulf War

$Downs Veterans by Education

18.18%

Veteran Poverty Rate

63.64%

Veteran Disability Rate

Downs Employment Status

64.9%

Labor Force Participation

62.4%

Employment Rate

3.9%

Unemployment Rate

Downs 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

74.44%

Born in Kansas

99.13%

Native Born

0.87%

Foreign Born

0.50%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.13% of Downs residents were born in the United States, with 74.44% having been born in Kansas. 0.50% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2020806-8-0.98%
2019814-8-0.97%
2018822-18-2.14%
2017840-8-0.94%
2016848-12-1.40%
2015860-26-2.93%
2014886-9-1.01%
2013895-2-0.22%
2012897-6-0.66%
2011903-3-0.33%
20109060.00%