Leawood, Kansas Population 2020

34,743

Leawood is a city located in Kansas. With a 2020 population of 34,743, it is the 13th largest city in Kansas and the 1129th largest city in the United States. Leawood is currently growing at a rate of 0.08% annually and its population has increased by 9.03% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 31,867 in 2010. Spanning over 15 miles, Leawood has a population density of 2,300 people per square mile.

The average household income in Leawood is $230,714 with a poverty rate of 1.82%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,699 per month, and the median house value is $447,100. The median age in Leawood is 46.3 years, 45.5 years for males, and 47 years for females. For every 100 females there are 97.0 males.

Leawood Demographics

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

  • White: 93.00%
  • Asian: 4.04%
  • Two or more races: 1.46%
  • Black or African American: 1.17%
  • Other race: 0.28%
  • Native American: 0.06%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Leawood, Kansas is 34,743, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 34,689.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 31,867.

Leawood, Kansas Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White32,14993.00%
Asian1,3974.04%
Two or More Races5031.46%
Black or African American4031.17%
Some Other Race960.28%
American Indian and Alaska Native220.06%

Leawood Population Pyramid 2020

Leawood Median Age

46.3


Total

45.5


Male

47


Female

Leawood Adults

There are 25,798 adults, (6,452 of whom are seniors) in Leawood.

Leawood Age Dependency

78.7

Age Dependency Ratio

33.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Leawood Sex Ratio

Female

17,546

50.75%

Male

17,024

49.25%

Leawood Households and Families

Leawood Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Leawood Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married94.8%5.2%
All90.5%9.5%
Non Family78.3%21.7%
Female75.3%24.7%

90.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All12,9532.6690.5
Married9,4073.1294.8
Non Family2,9221.1678.3
Female4372.7875.3
Male1873.07100

3.09

Average Family Size

2.66

Average Household Size

2.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Leawood Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade40.02%
9th to 12th Grade670.28%
High School Graduate1,4706.10%
Some College3,23913.43%
Associates Degree9754.04%
Bachelors Degree9,82940.77%
Graduate Degree8,52635.36%

Leawood Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White22,30122,23716,847
Asian914914846
Hispanic507507369
Black266259210
Multiple Races15015088
Other Race666653
Native American2222

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 92.56%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$80,128$119,846$50,283
Less Than High School$3,750$$3,693
High School Grad$53,538$66,750$25,357
Some College$41,325$57,250$26,370
Bachelors Degree$82,899$126,745$48,072
Graduate Degree$106,784$151,541$69,967

$80,128

Average Earnings

$119,846

Average Male

$50,283

Average Female

Leawood Language

Leawood Language by Age

Leawood Language

94.15% of Leawood residents speak only English, while 5.85% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 2.21% of the population.

Leawood Poverty

Leawood Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White31,2855921.89%
Asian1,397342.43%
Hispanic94010.11%

1.82%

Overall Poverty Rate

1.50%

Male Poverty Rate

2.13%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Leawood

The race most likely to be in poverty in Leawood is Asian, with 2.43% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Leawood is Hispanic, with 0.11% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.13%. Among those working part-time, it was 1.71%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 5.18%.

Name Poverty
High School5.71%
Some College5.24%
Bachelors or Greater0.97%
Less Than High School0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed11.02%
Male Unemployed2.86%
Male Employed0.65%
Female Employed0.30%

Leawood Income

Leawood Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$149,736$230,714
Families$176,698$267,113
Married Families$184,978-
Non Families$54,932$104,773

Leawood Marital Status

Leawood Marital Status

Marriage Rates

70.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

73.4%

Male Marriage Rate

66.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Leawood Married by Age and Sex

Leawood 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.

Leawood Marital Status by Race

Leawood Veterans

1,665

Number of Veterans

1,612

Male Veterans

53

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam791
Korea311
First Gulf War290
Second Gulf War171
World War II143

$Leawood Veterans by Education

2.52%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.19%

Veteran Disability Rate

Leawood Employment Status

63.8%

Labor Force Participation

62.3%

Employment Rate

2.4%

Unemployment Rate

Leawood 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

31.30%

Born in Kansas

94.45%

Native Born

5.55%

Foreign Born

1.15%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

94.45% of Leawood residents were born in the United States, with 31.30% having been born in Kansas. 1.15% 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
202034,743270.08%
201934,716270.08%
201834,689180.05%
201734,671270.08%
201634,6441010.29%
201534,5432280.66%
201434,3151,3584.12%
201332,9574281.32%
201232,5292660.82%
201132,2633261.02%
201031,9374,2811.45%
200027,6567,9633.45%
199019,6936,3333.96%
198013,3602,7152.30%
197010,6453,1793.61%
19607,4660.00%