Garnett, Kansas Population 2020

3,296

Garnett is a city located in Kansas. With a 2020 population of 3,296, it is the 84th largest city in Kansas and the 5940th largest city in the United States. Garnett is currently growing at a rate of 0.52% annually but its population has decreased by -3.48% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,415 in 2010. Garnett reached it's highest population of 3,413 in 2010. Spanning over 3 miles, Garnett has a population density of 1,069 people per square mile.

The average household income in Garnett is $48,978 with a poverty rate of 15.85%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $695 per month, and the median house value is $80,400. The median age in Garnett is 43.8 years, 41.4 years for males, and 45 years for females. For every 100 females there are 90.6 males.

Garnett Demographics

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

  • White: 94.68%
  • Native American: 4.43%
  • Black or African American: 0.83%
  • Two or more races: 0.06%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Garnett, Kansas is 3,296, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,262.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,415.

Garnett, Kansas Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,07894.68%
American Indian and Alaska Native1444.43%
Black or African American270.83%
Two or More Races20.06%

Garnett Population Pyramid 2020

Garnett Median Age

43.8


Total

41.4


Male

45


Female

Garnett Adults

There are 2,431 adults, (800 of whom are seniors) in Garnett.

Garnett Age Dependency

99.3

Age Dependency Ratio

49

Old Age Dependency Ratio

50.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Garnett Sex Ratio

Female

1,706

52.48%

Male

1,545

47.52%

Garnett Households and Families

Garnett Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Garnett Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married75.9%24.1%
Non Family73.7%26.3%
All70%30%
Male55.2%44.8%
Female0%100%

70.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,4702.1370
Non Family677073.7
Married677375.9
Female874.050
Male292.2455.2

3

Average Family Size

2.13

Average Household Size

1.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Garnett Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade542.34%
9th to 12th Grade954.12%
High School Graduate98042.48%
Some College57124.75%
Associates Degree1315.68%
Bachelors Degree26111.31%
Graduate Degree2159.32%

Garnett Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,2592,112476
Native American2424
Hispanic2020
Multiple Races2
Black22

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 21.07%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,209$37,885$26,505
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$30,462$43,693$26,875
Some College$22,436$51,442$21,091
Bachelors Degree$37,530$31,743$41,339
Graduate Degree$41,375$40,900$41,714

$31,209

Average Earnings

$37,885

Average Male

$26,505

Average Female

Garnett Language

Garnett Language by Age

Garnett Language

99.33% of Garnett residents speak only English, while 0.67% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.54% of the population.

Garnett Poverty

Garnett Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,87341714.51%
Hispanic494897.96%
Black2525100.00%

15.85%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.57%

Male Poverty Rate

15.17%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Garnett

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Garnett is White, with 14.51% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.51%. Among those working part-time, it was 31.79%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.77%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School33.33%
High School17.04%
Some College7.61%
Bachelors or Greater3.60%
Name Poverty
Male Employed11.08%
Female Employed8.91%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Garnett Income

Garnett Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$37,395$48,978
Families$61,750$65,494
Married Families$62,917-
Non Families$22,354$28,905

Garnett Marital Status

Garnett Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.4%

Male Marriage Rate

53.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Garnett Married by Age and Sex

Garnett 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 20-34.

Garnett Marital Status by Race

Garnett Veterans

321

Number of Veterans

321

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam81
Korea75
First Gulf War50
World War II46
Second Gulf War

$Garnett Veterans by Education

6.62%

Veteran Poverty Rate

56.62%

Veteran Disability Rate

Garnett Employment Status

59.1%

Labor Force Participation

57%

Employment Rate

3.4%

Unemployment Rate

Garnett 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

71.30%

Born in Kansas

99.20%

Native Born

0.80%

Foreign Born

0.80%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.20% of Garnett residents were born in the United States, with 71.30% having been born in Kansas. 0.80% 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
20203,296170.52%
20193,279170.52%
20183,262-2-0.06%
20173,264170.52%
20163,24710.03%
20153,246-36-1.10%
20143,282-2-0.06%
20133,284-36-1.08%
20123,320-67-1.98%
20113,387-26-0.76%
20103,413450.13%
20003,3681580.48%
19903,210-100-0.31%
19803,3101410.44%
19703,1691350.44%
19603,0343411.20%
19502,693860.33%
19402,607-161-0.60%
19302,7680.00%