Lakin, Kansas Population 2020

2,243

Lakin is a city located in Kansas. With a 2020 population of 2,243, it is the 107th largest city in Kansas and the 7187th largest city in the United States. Lakin is currently growing at a rate of 1.08% annually and its population has increased by 1.22% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,216 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Lakin has a population density of 2,371 people per square mile.

The average household income in Lakin is $53,631 with a poverty rate of 20.87%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $651 per month, and the median house value is $107,600. The median age in Lakin is 30.8 years, 29.2 years for males, and 34.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 97.8 males.

Lakin Demographics

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

  • White: 89.16%
  • Other race: 5.17%
  • Black or African American: 3.50%
  • Two or more races: 1.22%
  • Native American: 0.96%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Lakin, Kansas is 2,243, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,195.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,216.

Lakin, Kansas Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,76089.16%
Some Other Race1025.17%
Black or African American693.50%
Two or More Races241.22%
American Indian and Alaska Native190.96%

Lakin Population Pyramid 2020

Lakin Median Age

30.8


Total

29.2


Male

34.9


Female

Lakin Adults

There are 1,441 adults, (263 of whom are seniors) in Lakin.

Lakin Age Dependency

67.6

Age Dependency Ratio

22.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Lakin Sex Ratio

Female

998

50.56%

Male

976

49.44%

Lakin Households and Families

Lakin Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Lakin Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married77.8%22.2%
All69%31%
Non Family66.8%33.2%
Female35.2%64.8%

69.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6422.9869
Married3433.3877.8
Non Family1991.2966.8
Female885.3535.2
Male122.08100

3.7

Average Family Size

2.98

Average Household Size

5.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Lakin Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade20016.54%
9th to 12th Grade14912.32%
High School Graduate39632.75%
Some College27422.66%
Associates Degree403.31%
Bachelors Degree1099.02%
Graduate Degree413.39%

Lakin Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White806673124
Hispanic37816721
Other Race6722
Black2715
Multiple Races555

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,125$40,990$25,000
Less Than High School$30,789$44,904$
High School Grad$41,518$53,125$
Some College$29,773$28,239$41,089
Bachelors Degree$34,000$$33,813
Graduate Degree$73,500$$74,000

$35,125

Average Earnings

$40,990

Average Male

$25,000

Average Female

Lakin Language

Lakin Language by Age

Lakin Language

75.27% of Lakin residents speak only English, while 24.73% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 24.73% of the population.

Lakin Poverty

Lakin Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic80432240.05%
White1,050585.52%
Black634165.08%
Multiple241562.50%

20.87%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.00%

Male Poverty Rate

25.77%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lakin

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lakin is Black, with 65.08% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lakin is White, with 5.52% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.81%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.84%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 32.19%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School30.47%
Bachelors or Greater14.29%
Some College9.27%
High School8.15%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed58.33%
Male Employed13.39%
Female Employed6.27%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Lakin Income

Lakin Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$43,600$53,631
Families$56,215$63,848
Married Families$65,446-
Non Families$30,078$29,989

Lakin Marital Status

Lakin Marital Status

Marriage Rates

57.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.3%

Male Marriage Rate

56.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Lakin Married by Age and Sex

Lakin 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.

Lakin Marital Status by Race

Lakin Veterans

41

Number of Veterans

41

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam19
World War II
Korea
First Gulf War
Second Gulf War

$Lakin Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.27%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lakin Employment Status

59.9%

Labor Force Participation

57.7%

Employment Rate

3.8%

Unemployment Rate

Lakin 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

62.92%

Born in Kansas

86.17%

Native Born

13.83%

Foreign Born

7.04%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

86.17% of Lakin residents were born in the United States, with 62.92% having been born in Kansas. 7.04% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20202,243241.08%
20192,219241.09%
20182,19510.05%
20172,194241.11%
20162,170-23-1.05%
20152,193-2-0.09%
20142,195140.64%
20132,181-33-1.49%
20122,21450.23%
20112,209-26-1.16%
20102,2350.00%