Ellis, Kansas Population 2021

1,985
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Ellis is a city located in Ellis County Kansas. With a 2020 population of 1,985, it is the 119th largest city in Kansas and the 7663rd largest city in the United States . Ellis is currently declining at a rate of -0.65% annually and its population has decreased by -3.73% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,062 in 2010. Ellis reached it's highest population of 2,109 in 2012. Spanning over 2 miles, Ellis has a population density of 1,199 people per square mile.

The average household income in Ellis is $74,293 with a poverty rate of 11.48%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $709 per month, and the median house value is $102,800. The median age in Ellis is 38.3 years, 39.5 years for males, and 35.8 years for females.

Ellis Demographics

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

  • White: 98.29%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.88%
  • Two or more races: 0.83%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Ellis, Kansas is 1,985 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,024.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,062.

Ellis, Kansas Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,01298.29%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander180.88%
Two or More Races170.83%
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Ellis Population by Race

Ellis Population Pyramid $2021

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Ellis Median Age

38.3


Total

39.5


Male

35.8


Female

Ellis Adults

There are 1,469 adults, (367 of whom are seniors) in Ellis.

Ellis Age Dependency

85.8

Age Dependency Ratio

33.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

52.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Ellis Sex Ratio

Female

1,029

50.27%

Male

1,018

49.73%

Ellis Population by Age

Ellis Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Ellis Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married91.1%8.9%
All77.6%22.4%
Female70.5%29.5%
Non Family62.2%37.8%
Male55.9%44.1%

77.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Ellis Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8452.3677.6
Married4373.0291.1
Non Family2961.0562.2
Female783.1770.5
Male343.4755.9

2.98

Average Family Size

2.36

Average Household Size

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Ellis Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade554.11%
9th to 12th Grade725.39%
High School Graduate49537.02%
Some College27820.79%
Associates Degree1229.12%
Bachelors Degree23917.88%
Graduate Degree765.68%
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Ellis Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Ellis Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,3291,202307
Hispanic888
2+ Races888

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

Ellis Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$39,000$48,618$30,774
Less Than 9th Grade$9,063$10,000$
High School Graduate$38,542$51,719$25,536
Some College$40,556$46,389$35,313
Bachelors Degree$39,750$50,833$31,190
Graduate Degree$64,250$$63,500

$39,000

Average Earnings

$48,618

Average Male

$30,774

Average Female

Ellis Earnings by Educational Attainment

Ellis Language by Age

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Ellis Language

95.81% of Ellis residents speak only English, while 4.19% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 2.65% of the population.

Ellis Language

Ellis Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,93821110.89%
Hispanic391333.33%
Multiple17423.53%

11.48%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.49%

Male Poverty Rate

13.45%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Ellis

The race most likely to be in poverty in Ellis is Hispanic, with 33.33% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Ellis is White, with 10.89% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.29%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.61%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.44%.

Ellis Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade49.14%
Some College7.90%
High School5.57%
Bachelors or Greater3.17%

Ellis Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed3.59%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed4.60%

Ellis Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Ellis Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$49,803$74,293
Families$72,986$90,048
Married Families$78,686-
Non Families$31,500$39,774
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Income by Household Type

Ellis Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

57.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

60.6%

Male Marriage Rate

55.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Ellis Married by Age and Sex

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Ellis Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Ellis Marital Status by Race

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Ellis Marital Status

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106

Number of Veterans

91

Male Veterans

15

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam45
World War II11
Korea11
First Gulf War10
Second Gulf War9

Ellis Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7445
75+34
55 to 6418
35 to 545
18 to 344

Ellis Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White986.71%
Hispanic8100.00%
2+ Races8100.00%

Ellis Veterans by Race

Ellis Veterans by Education

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7.37%

Veteran Poverty Rate

18.95%

Veteran Disability Rate

Ellis Veterans by Education

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67.9%

Labor Force Participation

67%

Employment Rate

1.3%

Unemployment Rate

Ellis Employment by Age

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Ellis Employment by Race

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Ellis 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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83.05%

Born in Ellis

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Ellis residents were born in the United States, with 83.05% 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.

Ellis Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,985-13-0.65%
20201,998-13-0.65%
20192,011-13-0.64%
20182,024-21-1.03%
20172,045-21-1.02%
20162,066-11-0.53%
20152,077-9-0.43%
20142,086-10-0.48%
20132,096-13-0.62%
20122,109160.76%
20112,093221.06%
20102,0710.00%

Ellis Population by Year