Lansing, Kansas Population 2021

11,887
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Lansing is a city located in Leavenworth County Kansas. With a 2020 population of 11,887, it is the 30th largest city in Kansas and the 2741st largest city in the United States . Lansing is currently declining at a rate of -0.26% annually but its population has increased by 5.52% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 11,265 in 2010. Lansing reached it's highest population of 11,980 in 2018. Spanning over 12 miles, Lansing has a population density of 966 people per square mile.

The average household income in Lansing is $114,349 with a poverty rate of 2.14%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,169 per month, and the median house value is $173,000. The median age in Lansing is 38 years, 37.7 years for males, and 39.2 years for females.

Lansing Demographics

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

  • White: 73.27%
  • Black or African American: 12.38%
  • Two or more races: 7.98%
  • Asian: 3.15%
  • Other race: 2.55%
  • Native American: 0.63%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.04%
The current population of Lansing, Kansas is 11,887 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 11,980.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 11,265.

Lansing, Kansas Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White8,71973.27%
Black or African American1,47312.38%
Two or More Races9507.98%
Asian3753.15%
Some Other Race3032.55%
American Indian and Alaska Native750.63%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander50.04%
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Lansing Population by Race

Lansing Population Pyramid $2021

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Lansing Median Age

38


Total

37.7


Male

39.2


Female

Lansing Adults

There are 9,625 adults, (1,513 of whom are seniors) in Lansing.

Lansing Age Dependency

46.7

Age Dependency Ratio

18.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

28

Child Dependency Ratio

Lansing Sex Ratio

Female

4,914

41.29%

Male

6,986

58.71%

Lansing Population by Age

Lansing Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Lansing Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.4%16.6%
All73.1%26.9%
Non Family63.4%36.6%
Male54.3%45.7%
Female45.2%54.8%

73.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Lansing Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,3172.9273.1
Married2,0473.5383.4
Non Family7451.163.4
Female4203.2145.2
Male1052.9454.3

3.34

Average Family Size

2.92

Average Household Size

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Lansing Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1501.80%
9th to 12th Grade7078.50%
High School Graduate2,01424.22%
Some College1,93823.30%
Associates Degree5827.00%
Bachelors Degree1,65019.84%
Graduate Degree1,27515.33%
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Lansing Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Lansing Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White6,0155,5892,486
Black1,105760165
Hispanic61954745
Asian294285160
2+ Races26726266
Other Race137131
Native American75709
Islander55

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 54.42%.

Lansing Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$41,283$39,918$42,078
Less Than 9th Grade$15,461$14,957$20,938
High School Graduate$26,326$23,468$32,206
Some College$27,538$19,958$36,458
Bachelors Degree$54,400$70,739$44,792
Graduate Degree$78,794$92,159$53,667

$41,283

Average Earnings

$39,918

Average Male

$42,078

Average Female

Lansing Earnings by Educational Attainment

Lansing Language by Age

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Lansing Language

94.41% of Lansing residents speak only English, while 5.59% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.99% of the population.

Lansing Language

Lansing Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White7,1021692.38%
Black764202.62%
Multiple804182.24%
Hispanic797182.26%

2.14%

Overall Poverty Rate

1.66%

Male Poverty Rate

2.62%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lansing

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lansing is Black, with 2.62% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lansing is Multiple, with 2.24% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 2.38%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 6.85%.

Lansing Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade17.71%
High School4.99%
Some College1.93%
Bachelors or Greater0.45%

Lansing Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed1.02%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Lansing Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Lansing Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$89,213$114,349
Families$99,223$126,079
Married Families$118,361-
Non Families$39,848$68,142
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Income by Household Type

Lansing Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

45.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

41.5%

Male Marriage Rate

51.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Lansing Married by Age and Sex

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Lansing 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 45-54.

Lansing Marital Status by Race

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Lansing Marital Status

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1,630

Number of Veterans

1,515

Male Veterans

115

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War714
First Gulf War580
Vietnam504
Korea106
World War II32

Lansing Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 54558
55 to 64373
65 to 74311
75+201
18 to 34187

Lansing Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,43219.89%
Black13511.23%
Hispanic9813.33%
2+ Races336.15%
Asian216.82%
Native American912.00%

Lansing Veterans by Race

Lansing Veterans by Education

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1.91%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.20%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lansing Veterans by Education

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54.2%

Labor Force Participation

50.7%

Employment Rate

3.9%

Unemployment Rate

Lansing Employment by Age

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Lansing Employment by Race

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Lansing 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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50.49%

Born in Lansing

94.97%

Native Born

5.03%

Foreign Born

1.25%

Non Citizen

3.77%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

94.97% of Lansing residents were born in the United States, with 50.49% having been born in Kansas. 1.25% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Lansing Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202111,887-31-0.26%
202011,918-31-0.26%
201911,949-31-0.26%
201811,980340.28%
201711,946670.56%
201611,8791150.98%
201511,764670.57%
201411,697580.50%
201311,639570.49%
201211,5822051.80%
201111,377740.65%
201011,3032,1042.08%
20009,1992,0792.59%
19907,1201,8132.98%
19805,3071,5103.40%
19703,7970.00%

Lansing Population by Year