Ellis, Kansas Population 2020

1,989

Ellis is a city located in Kansas. With a 2020 population of 1,989, it is the 118th largest city in Kansas and the 7633rd largest city in the United States. Ellis is currently declining at a rate of -1.00% annually and its population has decreased by -3.54% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,062 in 2010. Ellis reached it's highest population of 2,108 in 2012. Spanning over 2 miles, Ellis has a population density of 1,201 people per square mile.

The average household income in Ellis is $68,471 with a poverty rate of 11.21%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $724 per month, and the median house value is $98,600. The median age in Ellis is 37.1 years, 38.2 years for males, and 36 years for females. For every 100 females there are 98.0 males.

Ellis Demographics

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

  • White: 97.78%
  • Asian: 1.30%
  • Two or more races: 0.93%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Ellis, Kansas is 1,989, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,029.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,062.

Ellis, Kansas Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,11097.78%
Asian281.30%
Two or More Races200.93%

Ellis Population Pyramid 2020

Ellis Median Age

37.1


Total

38.2


Male

36


Female

Ellis Adults

There are 1,479 adults, (330 of whom are seniors) in Ellis.

Ellis Age Dependency

87.8

Age Dependency Ratio

28.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

59.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Ellis Sex Ratio

Female

1,090

50.51%

Male

1,068

49.49%

Ellis Households and Families

Ellis Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Ellis Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87%13%
All76.7%23.3%
Female74.2%25.8%
Non Family65.3%34.7%
Male60.5%39.5%

76.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8642.4476.7
Married4373.0287
Non Family3231.0565.3
Female663.2974.2
Male386.0360.5

3.19

Average Family Size

2.44

Average Household Size

3.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Ellis Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade553.94%
9th to 12th Grade1037.37%
High School Graduate46233.07%
Some College28020.04%
Associates Degree866.16%
Bachelors Degree28920.69%
Graduate Degree1228.73%

Ellis Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,3231,195377
Hispanic43136
Asian282828
Multiple Races996

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 asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,356$44,676$30,213
Less Than High School$$36,042$
High School Grad$36,146$50,179$26,131
Some College$36,739$43,864$32,188
Bachelors Degree$34,861$46,500$31,100
Graduate Degree$62,917$68,438$

$36,356

Average Earnings

$44,676

Average Male

$30,213

Average Female

Ellis Language

Ellis Language by Age

Ellis Language

91.50% of Ellis residents speak only English, while 8.50% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.07% of the population.

Ellis Poverty

Ellis Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,9061859.71%
Asian2828100.00%
Hispanic1481610.81%
Multiple20630.00%

11.21%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.63%

Male Poverty Rate

12.76%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Ellis

The race most likely to be in poverty in Ellis is Asian, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Ellis is White, with 9.71% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.62%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.81%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.51%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School37.84%
Bachelors or Greater10.95%
Some College9.91%
High School4.20%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed1.48%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed3.93%

Ellis Income

Ellis Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$47,333$68,471
Families$72,125$88,144
Married Families$76,250-
Non Families$23,650$29,795

Ellis Marital Status

Ellis Marital Status

Marriage Rates

58.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

62.7%

Male Marriage Rate

54.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Ellis Married by Age and Sex

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

Ellis Veterans

127

Number of Veterans

117

Male Veterans

10

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam46
First Gulf War25
Korea18
World War II11
Second Gulf War10
Name Veterans % of Total
White1218.39%
Hispanic613.95%
2 or More666.67%

$Ellis Veterans by Education

11.21%

Veteran Poverty Rate

20.69%

Veteran Disability Rate

Ellis Employment Status

67.1%

Labor Force Participation

66.2%

Employment Rate

1.4%

Unemployment Rate

Ellis 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

82.76%

Born in Kansas

98.42%

Native Born

1.58%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.42% of Ellis residents were born in the United States, with 82.76% 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 Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20201,989-20-1.00%
20192,009-20-0.99%
20182,029-17-0.83%
20172,046-20-0.97%
20162,066-11-0.53%
20152,077-9-0.43%
20142,086-12-0.57%
20132,098-10-0.47%
20122,108160.76%
20112,092211.01%
20102,0710.00%