Leawood, Kansas Population 2021

34,723
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Leawood is a city located in Kansas. With a 2020 population of 34,723, it is the 13th largest city in Kansas and the 1135th largest city in the United States . Leawood is currently declining at a rate of -0.01% annually but its population has increased by 8.96% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 31,867 in 2010. Leawood reached it's highest population of 34,729 in 2018. Spanning over 15 miles, Leawood has a population density of 2,299 people per square mile.

The average household income in Leawood is $242,453 with a poverty rate of 1.39%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,619 per month, and the median house value is $463,200. The median age in Leawood is 45.9 years, 45.4 years for males, and 46.6 years for females.

Leawood Demographics

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

  • White: 93.36%
  • Asian: 4.13%
  • Two or more races: 1.49%
  • Black or African American: 0.74%
  • Other race: 0.27%
  • Native American: 0.01%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Leawood, Kansas is 34,723 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 34,729.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 31,867.

Leawood, Kansas Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White32,36893.36%
Asian1,4334.13%
Two or More Races5151.49%
Black or African American2560.74%
Some Other Race950.27%
American Indian and Alaska Native30.01%
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Leawood Population by Race

Leawood Population Pyramid $2021

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Leawood Median Age

45.9


Total

45.4


Male

46.6


Female

Leawood Adults

There are 26,014 adults, (6,705 of whom are seniors) in Leawood.

Leawood Age Dependency

79.6

Age Dependency Ratio

34.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Leawood Sex Ratio

Female

17,672

50.97%

Male

16,998

49.03%

Leawood Population by Age

Leawood Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Leawood Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married94.3%5.7%
All89%11%
Non Family72.2%27.8%
Female71.2%28.8%

89.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Leawood Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All12,9052.6889
Married9,6223.1294.3
Non Family2,7361.1472.2
Female3992.5671.2
Male1483.18100

3.08

Average Family Size

2.68

Average Household Size

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Leawood Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade320.13%
9th to 12th Grade640.26%
High School Graduate1,4395.95%
Some College3,00912.44%
Associates Degree1,0414.30%
Bachelors Degree10,31742.64%
Graduate Degree8,29434.28%
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Leawood Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Leawood Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White22,48922,42317,250
Asian941916829
Hispanic532532377
2+ Races16216289
Black12512072
Other Race646453
Native American33

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 88.10%.

Leawood Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$85,938$127,075$52,047
Less Than 9th Grade$2,500$$
High School Graduate$57,847$59,722$
Some College$44,638$61,591$25,426
Bachelors Degree$82,056$133,036$49,913
Graduate Degree$112,273$153,790$70,114

$85,938

Average Earnings

$127,075

Average Male

$52,047

Average Female

Leawood Earnings by Educational Attainment

Leawood Language by Age

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Leawood Language

93.26% of Leawood residents speak only English, while 6.74% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 2.76% of the population.

Leawood Language

Leawood Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White31,4734481.42%
Asian1,425322.25%

1.39%

Overall Poverty Rate

1.12%

Male Poverty Rate

1.65%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Leawood

The race most likely to be in poverty in Leawood is Asian, with 2.25% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Leawood is White, with 1.42% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.11%. Among those working part-time, it was 1.10%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 4.25%.

Leawood Poverty

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Name Poverty
Some College4.21%
High School3.28%
Bachelors or Greater0.84%
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%

Leawood Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed5.65%
Male Unemployed2.82%
Female Employed0.48%
Male Employed0.42%

Leawood Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Leawood Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$157,515$242,453
Families$193,424$277,738
Married Families$199,084-
Non Families$62,206$110,333
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Income by Household Type

Leawood Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

70.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

73.9%

Male Marriage Rate

67.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Leawood Married by Age and Sex

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Leawood Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Leawood Marital Status by Race

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Leawood Marital Status

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1,412

Number of Veterans

1,364

Male Veterans

48

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam757
First Gulf War260
Korea187
Second Gulf War130
World War II89

Leawood Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74580
75+472
35 to 54227
55 to 64116
18 to 3417

Leawood Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,3855.65%
Hispanic325.51%
2+ Races177.76%
Black105.75%

Leawood Veterans by Race

Leawood Veterans by Education

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0.57%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.37%

Veteran Disability Rate

Leawood Veterans by Education

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63.6%

Labor Force Participation

61.9%

Employment Rate

2.7%

Unemployment Rate

Leawood Employment by Age

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Leawood Employment by Race

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Leawood 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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31.59%

Born in Leawood

94.19%

Native Born

5.81%

Foreign Born

1.02%

Non Citizen

4.79%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

94.19% of Leawood residents were born in the United States, with 31.59% having been born in Kansas. 1.02% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Leawood Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202134,723-2-0.01%
202034,725-2-0.01%
201934,727-2-0.01%
201834,729520.15%
201734,677250.07%
201634,6521100.32%
201534,5422330.68%
201434,3091,3554.11%
201332,9544231.30%
201232,5312660.82%
201132,2653291.03%
201031,9364,2801.45%
200027,6567,9633.45%
199019,6936,3333.96%
198013,3602,7152.30%
197010,6453,1793.61%
19607,4660.00%

Leawood Population by Year