Fort Riley, Kansas Population 2020

7,116

Fort Riley is a city located in Kansas. Fort Riley has a 2020 population of 7,116. Fort Riley is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -8.31% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 7,761 in 2010. Fort Riley reached it's highest population of 8,465 in 2011.

The average household income in Fort Riley is $40,410 with a poverty rate of 8.41%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,165 per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Fort Riley is 22.6 years, 22.6 years for males, and 22.2 years for females. For every 100 females there are 283.8 males.

Fort Riley Demographics

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

  • White: 69.17%
  • Black or African American: 16.93%
  • Two or more races: 7.32%
  • Asian: 2.91%
  • Other race: 1.59%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 1.08%
  • Native American: 1.00%
The current population of Fort Riley, Kansas is 7,116, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 7,116.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 7,761.

Fort Riley, Kansas Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,92269.17%
Black or African American1,20516.93%
Two or More Races5217.32%
Asian2072.91%
Some Other Race1131.59%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander771.08%
American Indian and Alaska Native711.00%

Fort Riley Population Pyramid 2020

Fort Riley Median Age

22.6


Total

22.6


Male

22.2


Female

Fort Riley Adults

There are 5,678 adults, ( of whom are seniors) in Fort Riley.

Fort Riley Age Dependency

25.3

Age Dependency Ratio

0

Old Age Dependency Ratio

25.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Fort Riley Sex Ratio

Female

1,854

26.05%

Male

5,262

73.95%

Fort Riley Households and Families

Fort Riley Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Fort Riley Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married2.5%97.5%
All2.1%97.9%
Non Family0%100%
Female0%100%
Male0%0%

2.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,1933.052.1
Married9913.322.5
Non Family12900
Female732.960
Male00

3.3

Average Family Size

3.05

Average Household Size

0%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Fort Riley Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade120.52%
9th to 12th Grade713.06%
High School Graduate92539.82%
Some College66228.50%
Associates Degree25911.15%
Bachelors Degree36315.63%
Graduate Degree311.33%

Fort Riley Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,4401,402285
Black42839535
Hispanic33332160
Asian13813849
Multiple Races7272
Other Race252525
Native American1616

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,078$30,479$14,821
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$24,963$30,426$20,602
Some College$25,096$28,092$14,092
Bachelors Degree$40,169$40,966$26,920
Graduate Degree$$$

$27,078

Average Earnings

$30,479

Average Male

$14,821

Average Female

Fort Riley Language

Fort Riley Language by Age

Fort Riley Language

88.86% of Fort Riley residents speak only English, while 11.14% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.96% of the population.

Fort Riley Poverty

Fort Riley Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,2771797.86%
Multiple2586625.58%
Hispanic587447.50%
Black409112.69%
Native7168.45%

8.41%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.37%

Male Poverty Rate

10.64%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Fort Riley

The race most likely to be in poverty in Fort Riley is Multiple, with 25.58% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Fort Riley is Black, with 2.69% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.95%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.84%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 10.77%.

Name Poverty
Bachelors or Greater9.43%
High School4.92%
Some College2.11%
Less Than High School0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed7.69%
Female Employed7.60%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed4.03%

Fort Riley Income

Fort Riley Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$36,525$40,410
Families$37,179$41,655
Married Families$38,074-
Non Families$24,098$30,140

Fort Riley Marital Status

Fort Riley Marital Status

Marriage Rates

37.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

24.0%

Male Marriage Rate

90.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Fort Riley Married by Age and Sex

Fort Riley Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Fort Riley Marital Status by Race

Fort Riley Veterans

290

Number of Veterans

239

Male Veterans

51

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War282
First Gulf War8
World War II
Korea
Vietnam

$Fort Riley Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.17%

Veteran Disability Rate

Fort Riley Employment Status

90.2%

Labor Force Participation

14.4%

Employment Rate

7.4%

Unemployment Rate

Fort Riley 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

12.51%

Born in Kansas

94.35%

Native Born

5.65%

Foreign Born

2.35%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

94.35% of Fort Riley residents were born in the United States, with 12.51% having been born in Kansas. 2.35% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20207,1160.00%
20197,1160.00%
20187,116-692-8.86%
20177,8081,19118.00%
20166,617-398-5.67%
20157,015-429-5.76%
20147,444-568-7.09%
20138,012-265-3.20%
20128,277-188-2.22%
20118,4657049.07%
20107,7610.00%