Howard, Kansas Population 2020

608

Howard is a city located in Kansas. With a 2020 population of 608, it is the 260th largest city in Kansas and the 12485th largest city in the United States. Howard is currently growing at a rate of 0.50% annually but its population has decreased by -11.50% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 687 in 2010. Howard reached it's highest population of 684 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Howard has a population density of 875 people per square mile.

The average household income in Howard is $45,255 with a poverty rate of 17.69%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $387 per month, and the median house value is $44,500. The median age in Howard is 54 years, 48.5 years for males, and 56.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 76.7 males.

Howard Demographics

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

  • White: 89.33%
  • Two or more races: 5.12%
  • Asian: 2.19%
  • Native American: 2.05%
  • Black or African American: 0.88%
  • Other race: 0.44%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Howard, Kansas is 608, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 602.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 687.

Howard, Kansas Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White61189.33%
Two or More Races355.12%
Asian152.19%
American Indian and Alaska Native142.05%
Black or African American60.88%
Some Other Race30.44%

Howard Population Pyramid 2020

Howard Median Age

54


Total

48.5


Male

56.8


Female

Howard Adults

There are 517 adults, (232 of whom are seniors) in Howard.

Howard Age Dependency

140

Age Dependency Ratio

81.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

58.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Howard Sex Ratio

Female

387

56.58%

Male

297

43.42%

Howard Households and Families

Howard Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Howard Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married98%2%
All74%26%
Non Family52.4%47.6%
Male50%50%
Female40%60%

74.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3122.0874
Married1512.8798
Non Family1431.0552.4
Female104.940
Male82.2550

2.95

Average Family Size

2.08

Average Household Size

1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Howard Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade193.75%
9th to 12th Grade336.51%
High School Graduate20139.64%
Some College10821.30%
Associates Degree407.89%
Bachelors Degree479.27%
Graduate Degree5911.64%

Howard Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White46142792
Hispanic152
Native American141212
Asian1072
Black66
Other Race3
Multiple Races11

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 native american people with a rate of 85.71%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,719$48,333$20,000
Less Than High School$50,250$50,250$
High School Grad$33,250$42,750$18,750
Some College$16,250$$
Bachelors Degree$47,083$107,708$
Graduate Degree$$64,583$

$31,719

Average Earnings

$48,333

Average Male

$20,000

Average Female

Howard Language

Howard Language by Age

Howard Language

97.37% of Howard residents speak only English, while 2.63% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.08% of the population.

Howard Poverty

Howard Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White57110518.39%
Multiple35822.86%
Asian10220.00%

17.69%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.95%

Male Poverty Rate

21.24%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Howard

The race most likely to be in poverty in Howard is Multiple, with 22.86% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Howard is White, with 18.39% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.33%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.15%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.22%.

Name Poverty
Some College20.44%
High School20.42%
Less Than High School19.15%
Bachelors or Greater4.08%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed10.24%
Male Employed6.60%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Howard Income

Howard Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$36,750$45,255
Families$59,821$60,578
Married Families$60,703-
Non Families$18,750$27,110

Howard Marital Status

Howard Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

65.0%

Male Marriage Rate

48.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Howard Married by Age and Sex

Howard Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 20-34.

Howard Marital Status by Race

Howard Veterans

69

Number of Veterans

67

Male Veterans

2

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam42
Korea13
First Gulf War3
Second Gulf War1
World War II
Age Group Veterans
55 to 6426
75+23
65 to 7418
35 to 542
18 to 34

$Howard Veterans by Education

23.88%

Veteran Poverty Rate

49.25%

Veteran Disability Rate

Howard Employment Status

43.8%

Labor Force Participation

42.7%

Employment Rate

2.5%

Unemployment Rate

Howard 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

65.79%

Born in Kansas

97.66%

Native Born

2.34%

Foreign Born

0.29%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.66% of Howard residents were born in the United States, with 65.79% having been born in Kansas. 0.29% 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
202060830.50%
201960530.50%
2018602-4-0.66%
201760630.50%
2016603-13-2.11%
2015616-28-4.35%
2014644142.22%
2013630-7-1.10%
2012637-29-4.35%
2011666-18-2.63%
20106840.00%