Effingham, Kansas Population 2021

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Effingham is a city located in Atchison County Kansas. With a 2020 population of 520, it is the 277th largest city in Kansas and the 13134th largest city in the United States . Effingham is currently declining at a rate of -0.19% annually and its population has decreased by -4.76% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 546 in 2010. Effingham reached it's highest population of 551 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Effingham has a population density of 840 people per square mile.

The average household income in Effingham is $50,160 with a poverty rate of 6.48%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $595 per month, and the median house value is $75,300. The median age in Effingham is 45.9 years, 45.4 years for males, and 53.1 years for females.

Effingham Demographics

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

  • White: 99.21%
  • Two or more races: 0.79%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Effingham, Kansas is 520 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 523.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 546.

Effingham, Kansas Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White50599.21%
Two or More Races40.79%
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Effingham Population by Race

Effingham Population Pyramid $2021

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Effingham Median Age

45.9


Total

45.4


Male

53.1


Female

Effingham Adults

There are 385 adults, (150 of whom are seniors) in Effingham.

Effingham Age Dependency

116.6

Age Dependency Ratio

63.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

52.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Effingham Sex Ratio

Female

262

51.47%

Male

247

48.53%

Effingham Population by Age

Effingham Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Effingham Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married90.7%9.3%
All72.5%27.5%
Non Family61%39%
Female21.1%78.9%

72.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Effingham Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2332.1872.5
Married1082.9890.7
Non Family1001.0661
Female19321.1
Male64100

3.01

Average Family Size

2.18

Average Household Size

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Effingham Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade215.72%
9th to 12th Grade277.36%
High School Graduate13737.33%
Some College10227.79%
Associates Degree308.17%
Bachelors Degree359.54%
Graduate Degree154.09%
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Effingham Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Effingham Educational Attainment by Race

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 13.89%.

Effingham Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,183$38,125$22,368
Less Than 9th Grade$11,250$$
High School Graduate$28,869$35,625$22,083
Some College$28,333$40,750$22,321
Bachelors Degree$43,214$$31,250
Graduate Degree$61,250$61,250$

$29,183

Average Earnings

$38,125

Average Male

$22,368

Average Female

Effingham Earnings by Educational Attainment

Effingham Language by Age

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Effingham Language

99.38% of Effingham residents speak only English, while 0.62% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.62% of the population.

Effingham Language

Effingham Poverty by Race

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6.48%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.45%

Male Poverty Rate

8.40%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Effingham

The race most likely to be in poverty in Effingham is White, with 6.68% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Effingham is White, with 6.68% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 5.77%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.34%.

Effingham Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade27.08%
Some College6.82%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
High School0.00%

Effingham Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Employed2.91%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Effingham Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Effingham Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$43,472$50,160
Families$59,135$62,996
Married Families$61,500-
Non Families$24,722$32,061
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Income by Household Type

Effingham Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

55.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.4%

Male Marriage Rate

53.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Effingham Married by Age and Sex

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Effingham 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 35-44.

Effingham Marital Status by Race

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Effingham Marital Status

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27

Number of Veterans

25

Male Veterans

2

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Korea17
Vietnam7
First Gulf War2
Second Gulf War2
World War II

Effingham Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+23
65 to 742
35 to 542
55 to 64
18 to 34

Effingham Veterans by Age

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Effingham Veterans by Race

Effingham Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

44.44%

Veteran Disability Rate

Effingham Veterans by Education

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59.9%

Labor Force Participation

57.9%

Employment Rate

2.2%

Unemployment Rate

Effingham Employment by Age

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Effingham Employment by Race

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Effingham 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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76.23%

Born in Effingham

98.23%

Native Born

1.77%

Foreign Born

1.77%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.23% of Effingham residents were born in the United States, with 76.23% having been born in Kansas. 1.77% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Effingham Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2021520-1-0.19%
2020521-1-0.19%
2019522-1-0.19%
2018523-4-0.76%
2017527-4-0.75%
2016531-1-0.19%
2015532-3-0.56%
2014535-8-1.47%
2013543-3-0.55%
2012546-1-0.18%
2011547-4-0.73%
20105510.00%

Effingham Population by Year