Garden City, Kansas Population 2022

28,449
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Garden City is a city located in Finney County Kansas. Garden City has a 2020 population of 28,449. It is also the county seat of Finney County. Garden City is currently growing at a rate of 0.53% annually and its population has increased by 1.06% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 28,151 in 2010.

The average household income in Garden City is $68,657 with a poverty rate of 13.41%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $838 per month, and the median house value is $156,900. The median age in Garden City is 30.8 years, 30.3 years for males, and 31.4 years for females.

Garden City Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Garden Citywas:

  • White: 77.26%
  • Two or more races: 7.25%
  • Other race: 5.33%
  • Asian: 5.01%
  • Black or African American: 4.55%
  • Native American: 0.60%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Garden City, Kansas is 28,449 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 28,151.

Garden City, Kansas Population 2022

2021 and 2022 population is estimated by projecting the 2019 numbers.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201040,9540.00%
201141,0731190.29%
201241,08180.02%
201340,985-96-0.23%
201441,057720.18%
201541,077200.05%
201640,775-302-0.74%
201740,655-120-0.30%
201840,469-186-0.46%
201940,305-164-0.41%
202040,141-164-0.41%
202139,977-164-0.41%

Garden City Metro Area Population by Year

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White20,40077.26%
Black or African American1,2024.55%
American Indian and Alaska Native1580.60%
Asian1,3225.01%
Some Other Race1,4075.33%
Two or More Races1,9147.25%
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Garden City Population by Race

Garden City Population Pyramid 2022

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Garden City Median Age

31.9


Total

31.5


Male

32.9


Female

Garden City Adults

There are 18,870 adults, (3,220 of whom are seniors) in Garden City.

Garden City Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

20.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

48.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Garden City Sex Ratio

Female

12,610

47.76%

Male

13,793

52.24%

Garden City Population by Age

Garden City Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Garden City Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married73.3%26.7%
All59.2%40.8%
Non Family48.5%51.5%
Male48.1%51.9%
Female38.9%61.1%

59.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Garden City Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9,4162.7459.2
Married4,4973.3973.3
Male6803.2148.1
Female1,0594.2738.9
Non Family3,1801.2148.5

3.4

Average Family Size

2.74

Average Household Size

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Garden City Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,67216.69%
9th to 12th Grade2,13013.31%
High School Graduate3,94124.62%
Some College3,40021.24%
Associates Degree1,1827.39%
Bachelors Degree1,64810.30%
Graduate Degree1,0326.45%
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Garden City Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Garden City Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White7,2736,6222,107
2+ Races892617206
Native American1525621
Black98377587
Other Race71239344
Hispanic6,8493,304343
Asian76234528

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 91.05%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 28.97%.

Garden City Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,644$43,200$27,540
Less Than 9th Grade$32,141$39,888$23,434
High School Graduate$34,457$40,949$21,875
Some College$37,256$43,594$29,847
Bachelors Degree$48,409$51,794$43,231
Graduate Degree$50,670$59,931$49,346

$37,644

Average Earnings

$43,200

Average Male

$27,540

Average Female

Garden City Earnings by Educational Attainment

Garden City Language by Age

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Garden City Language

55.43% of Garden City residents speak only English, while 44.57% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 36.73% of the population.

Garden City Language

Garden City Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Multiple1,85247225.49%
Hispanic13,3122,20916.59%
Black1,16418015.46%
White9,64896610.01%
Asian1,321775.83%
Native13810.72%
Other298NaN%

13.41%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.11%

Male Poverty Rate

15.89%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Garden City

The race most likely to be in poverty in Garden City is Multiple, with 25.49% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Garden City is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.92%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.14%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.78%.

Garden City Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade14.64%
High School10.28%
Some College10.82%
Bachelors or Greater3.58%

Garden City Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed5.04%
Male Unemployed10.29%
Female Employed8.79%
Female Unemployed51.97%

Garden City Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Garden City Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$56,274$68,427
Families$71,853$78,306
Married Families$82,449-
Non Families$38,360$43,390
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Income by Household Type

Garden City Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

49.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.2%

Male Marriage Rate

50.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Garden City Married by Age and Sex

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Garden City 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 35-44.

Garden City Marital Status by Race

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Garden City Marital Status

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758

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War103
First Gulf War104
Vietnam224
Korea130
World War II40

Garden City Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3484
35 to 5484
55 to 64157
65 to 74165
75+268

Garden City Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White6684.49%
Black343.31%
Native American1811.39%
Asian283.07%
2+ Races100.98%
Hispanic1261.47%

Garden City Veterans by Race

Garden City Veterans by Education

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1.46%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.35%

Veteran Disability Rate

Garden City Veterans by Education

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71.4%

Labor Force Participation

68.5%

Employment Rate

3.8%

Unemployment Rate

Garden City Employment by Age

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Garden City Employment by Race

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Garden City 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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52.34%

Born in Garden City

76.18%

Native Born

23.82%

Foreign Born

13.99%

Non Citizen

9.83%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

76.18% of Garden City residents were born in the United States, with 52.34% having been born in Kansas. 13.99% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Garden City Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19103,1710.00%
19203,8486771.95%
19306,1212,2734.75%
19406,2851640.26%
195010,9054,6205.67%
196011,8119060.80%
197014,7902,9792.27%
198018,2563,4662.13%
199024,0975,8412.81%
200028,4514,3541.67%
201026,658-1,793-0.65%
201126,8071490.56%
201226,9561490.56%
201327,1051490.55%
201427,2541490.55%
201527,4031490.55%
201627,5521490.54%
201727,7011490.54%
201827,8501490.54%
201927,9991490.54%
202028,1511520.54%
202128,3001490.53%
202228,4491490.53%

Garden City Population by Year