Kechi, Kansas Population 2021

9,746
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Kechi is a city located in Sedgwick County Kansas. Kechi has a 2020 population of 9,746. Kechi is currently growing at a rate of 0.77% annually and its population has increased by 7.20% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 9,091 in 2010. Kechi reached it's highest population of 9,746 in 2021.

The average household income in Kechi is $85,154 with a poverty rate of 9.14%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $941 per month, and the median house value is $134,100. The median age in Kechi is 34.7 years, 33.8 years for males, and 36.4 years for females.

Kechi Demographics

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

  • White: 79.28%
  • Black or African American: 6.59%
  • Asian: 5.75%
  • Two or more races: 3.89%
  • Other race: 2.47%
  • Native American: 2.02%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Kechi, Kansas is 9,746 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 9,524.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 9,091.

Kechi, Kansas Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White7,55279.28%
Black or African American6286.59%
Asian5485.75%
Two or More Races3713.89%
Some Other Race2352.47%
American Indian and Alaska Native1922.02%
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Kechi Population by Race

Kechi Population Pyramid $2021

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Kechi Median Age

34.7


Total

33.8


Male

36.4


Female

Kechi Adults

There are 6,716 adults, (1,143 of whom are seniors) in Kechi.

Kechi Age Dependency

70.9

Age Dependency Ratio

20.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

50.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Kechi Sex Ratio

Female

4,772

50.09%

Male

4,754

49.91%

Kechi Population by Age

Kechi Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Kechi Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married90.8%9.2%
All82.7%17.3%
Non Family80.2%19.8%
Female64.9%35.1%
Male32%68%

82.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Kechi Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,4292.7882.7
Married2,1123.0790.8
Non Family8031.4880.2
Female3333.264.9
Male1814.332

3.09

Average Family Size

2.78

Average Household Size

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Kechi Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2534.08%
9th to 12th Grade2854.59%
High School Graduate1,70927.55%
Some College1,60825.92%
Associates Degree66710.75%
Bachelors Degree1,12118.07%
Graduate Degree5609.03%
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Kechi Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Kechi Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White4,9584,6131,423
Hispanic48531272
Black29529579
Asian23523556
Other Race15244
Native American13911931
2+ Races10210231

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 2+ races people with a rate of 30.39%.

Kechi Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$44,247$52,823$35,392
Less Than 9th Grade$29,429$33,750$
High School Graduate$37,725$45,625$24,423
Some College$43,826$53,106$31,104
Bachelors Degree$48,173$74,444$41,389
Graduate Degree$68,289$81,250$61,696

$44,247

Average Earnings

$52,823

Average Male

$35,392

Average Female

Kechi Earnings by Educational Attainment

Kechi Language by Age

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Kechi Language

90.76% of Kechi residents speak only English, while 9.24% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.19% of the population.

Kechi Language

Kechi Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White6,8884686.79%
Black62826341.88%
Hispanic952949.87%
Other2353012.77%
Multiple371236.20%
Asian491163.26%
Native19210.52%

9.14%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.98%

Male Poverty Rate

10.28%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Kechi

The race most likely to be in poverty in Kechi is Black, with 41.88% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Kechi is Native, with 0.52% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.69%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.96%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 10.07%.

Kechi Poverty

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Name Poverty
High School11.29%
Less Than 9th Grade9.29%
Some College4.66%
Bachelors or Greater2.38%

Kechi Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed74.60%
Female Unemployed16.67%
Female Employed8.82%
Male Employed1.43%

Kechi Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Kechi Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$69,927$85,154
Families$85,261$94,242
Married Families$89,587-
Non Families$48,486$49,867
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Income by Household Type

Kechi Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

61.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

63.1%

Male Marriage Rate

60.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Kechi Married by Age and Sex

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Kechi Marriage

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

Kechi Marital Status by Race

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Kechi Marital Status

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596

Number of Veterans

567

Male Veterans

29

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam328
First Gulf War112
Second Gulf War36
Korea34
World War II7

Kechi Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74236
55 to 64129
75+109
35 to 5497
18 to 3425

Kechi Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White5689.92%
Native American2315.23%
Black51.69%

Kechi Veterans by Race

Kechi Veterans by Education

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1.17%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.34%

Veteran Disability Rate

Kechi Veterans by Education

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72.5%

Labor Force Participation

71%

Employment Rate

2%

Unemployment Rate

Kechi Employment by Age

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Kechi Employment by Race

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Kechi 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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66.76%

Born in Kechi

95.38%

Native Born

4.62%

Foreign Born

2.97%

Non Citizen

1.65%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

95.38% of Kechi residents were born in the United States, with 66.76% having been born in Kansas. 2.97% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Kechi Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20219,746740.77%
20209,672740.77%
20199,598740.78%
20189,524-2-0.02%
20179,526130.14%
20169,513600.63%
20159,453730.78%
20149,380470.50%
20139,333961.04%
20129,237710.77%
20119,166750.82%
20109,0910.00%

Kechi Population by Year