Holton is a city located in Jackson County Kansas. It is also the county seat of Jackson County. With a 2020 population of 3,144, it is the 86th largest city in Kansas and the 6111th largest city in the United States . Holton is currently declining at a rate of -1.01% annually and its population has decreased by -5.56% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,329 in 2010. Holton reached it's highest population of 3,353 in 2000. Spanning over 3 miles, Holton has a population density of 1,175 people per square mile.
The average household income in Holton is $51,313 with a poverty rate of 19.58%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $550 per month, and the median house value is $116,700. The median age in Holton is 37.9 years, 33.3 years for males, and 41.6 years for females.