Ellsworth, Kansas Population 2021

2,917
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Ellsworth is a city located in Ellsworth County Kansas. It is also the county seat of Ellsworth County. With a 2020 population of 2,917, it is the 89th largest city in Kansas and the 6338th largest city in the United States . Ellsworth is currently declining at a rate of -0.75% annually and its population has decreased by -6.51% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,120 in 2010. Ellsworth reached it's highest population of 3,125 in 2010. Spanning over 2 miles, Ellsworth has a population density of 1,226 people per square mile.

The average household income in Ellsworth is $60,082 with a poverty rate of 5.88%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $641 per month, and the median house value is $111,300. The median age in Ellsworth is 36.6 years, 35.2 years for males, and 45 years for females.

Ellsworth Demographics

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

  • White: 87.55%
  • Black or African American: 6.60%
  • Two or more races: 3.45%
  • Native American: 1.33%
  • Asian: 1.06%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Ellsworth, Kansas is 2,917 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,983.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,120.

Ellsworth, Kansas Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,63887.55%
Black or African American1996.60%
Two or More Races1043.45%
American Indian and Alaska Native401.33%
Asian321.06%
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Ellsworth Population by Race

Ellsworth Population Pyramid $2021

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Ellsworth Median Age

36.6


Total

35.2


Male

45


Female

Ellsworth Adults

There are 2,523 adults, (479 of whom are seniors) in Ellsworth.

Ellsworth Age Dependency

47.4

Age Dependency Ratio

23.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

24

Child Dependency Ratio

Ellsworth Sex Ratio

Female

1,070

35.51%

Male

1,943

64.49%

Ellsworth Population by Age

Ellsworth Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Ellsworth Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married81.9%18.1%
Female75%25%
All66.6%33.4%
Non Family44%56%

66.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Ellsworth Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9722.2266.6
Married4982.9481.9
Non Family3911.1644
Female642.9475
Male193100

2.86

Average Family Size

2.22

Average Household Size

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Ellsworth Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade562.56%
9th to 12th Grade1818.29%
High School Graduate81037.09%
Some College56725.96%
Associates Degree2069.43%
Bachelors Degree25111.49%
Graduate Degree1135.17%
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Ellsworth Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Ellsworth Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,8121,654326
Hispanic1561216
Black13510221
2+ Races554911
Native American2217
Asian1212

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 2+ races people with a rate of 20.00%.

Ellsworth Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,529$30,741$26,250
Less Than 9th Grade$10,179$$
High School Graduate$24,329$25,257$23,964
Some College$33,851$38,935$30,592
Bachelors Degree$38,750$44,861$23,913
Graduate Degree$46,607$$44,674

$28,529

Average Earnings

$30,741

Average Male

$26,250

Average Female

Ellsworth Earnings by Educational Attainment

Ellsworth Language by Age

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Ellsworth Language

96.42% of Ellsworth residents speak only English, while 3.58% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.47% of the population.

Ellsworth Language

Ellsworth Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,9551055.37%
Multiple781823.08%
Native3239.38%
Black5611.79%

5.88%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.03%

Male Poverty Rate

5.71%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Ellsworth

The race most likely to be in poverty in Ellsworth is Multiple, with 23.08% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Ellsworth is Black, with 1.79% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.98%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.49%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 11.22%.

Ellsworth Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade24.69%
High School5.96%
Some College3.97%
Bachelors or Greater2.04%

Ellsworth Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Employed2.48%
Male Employed1.72%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Ellsworth Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Ellsworth Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$50,000$60,082
Families$76,875$77,578
Married Families$80,694-
Non Families$26,875$32,935
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Income by Household Type

Ellsworth Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

45.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

40.2%

Male Marriage Rate

56.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Ellsworth Married by Age and Sex

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Ellsworth 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 45-54.

Ellsworth Marital Status by Race

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Ellsworth Marital Status

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172

Number of Veterans

161

Male Veterans

11

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam100
Second Gulf War32
First Gulf War30
Korea7
World War II4

Ellsworth Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7461
55 to 6433
18 to 3432
75+24
35 to 5422

Ellsworth Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1084.91%
Black3619.57%
2+ Races2334.33%
Native American518.52%

Ellsworth Veterans by Race

Ellsworth Veterans by Education

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2.88%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.46%

Veteran Disability Rate

Ellsworth Veterans by Education

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45.7%

Labor Force Participation

44.5%

Employment Rate

1.4%

Unemployment Rate

Ellsworth Employment by Age

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Ellsworth Employment by Race

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Ellsworth 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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70.26%

Born in Ellsworth

97.51%

Native Born

2.49%

Foreign Born

2.12%

Non Citizen

0.37%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.51% of Ellsworth residents were born in the United States, with 70.26% having been born in Kansas. 2.12% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Ellsworth Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20212,917-22-0.75%
20202,939-22-0.74%
20192,961-22-0.74%
20182,983-49-1.62%
20173,032-7-0.23%
20163,03920.07%
20153,037-21-0.69%
20143,058-7-0.23%
20133,065-38-1.22%
20123,1030.00%
20113,103-22-0.70%
20103,1251600.53%
20002,9650.00%

Ellsworth Population by Year