Longton, Kansas Population 2021

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Longton is a city located in Elk County Kansas. Longton has a 2020 population of 403. Longton is currently growing at a rate of 2.03% annually but its population has decreased by -7.78% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 437 in 2010. Longton reached it's highest population of 437 in 2010.

The average household income in Longton is $39,130 with a poverty rate of 18.70%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $485 per month, and the median house value is $29,800. The median age in Longton is 47 years, 33.7 years for males, and 50.5 years for females.

Longton Demographics

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

  • White: 93.51%
  • Two or more races: 5.19%
  • Native American: 1.30%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Longton, Kansas is 403 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 379.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 437.

Longton, Kansas Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White36093.51%
Two or More Races205.19%
American Indian and Alaska Native51.30%
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Longton Population by Race

Longton Population Pyramid $2021

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Longton Median Age

47


Total

33.7


Male

50.5


Female

Longton Adults

There are 305 adults, (83 of whom are seniors) in Longton.

Longton Age Dependency

73.4

Age Dependency Ratio

37.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36

Child Dependency Ratio

Longton Sex Ratio

Female

186

48.31%

Male

199

51.69%

Longton Population by Age

Longton Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Longton Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.8%10.2%
Female81.3%18.8%
All77.1%22.9%
Non Family71.7%28.3%
Male42.9%57.1%

77.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Longton Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1882.0577.1
Non Family1061.1871.7
Married593.3189.8
Female163.0681.3
Male72.2942.9

3.16

Average Family Size

2.05

Average Household Size

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Longton Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade155.56%
9th to 12th Grade124.44%
High School Graduate10538.89%
Some College8330.74%
Associates Degree207.41%
Bachelors Degree3312.22%
Graduate Degree20.74%
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Longton Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Longton Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White25322835
2+ Races88
Hispanic64
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 white people with a rate of 13.83%.

Longton Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$20,455$27,083$15,536
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$20,250$24,167$14,063
Some College$18,750$55,179$11,250
Bachelors Degree$22,188$27,500$21,563
Graduate Degree$$$

$20,455

Average Earnings

$27,083

Average Male

$15,536

Average Female

Longton Earnings by Educational Attainment

Longton Language by Age

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Longton Language

99.19% of Longton residents speak only English, while 0.81% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.81% of the population.

Longton Language

Longton Poverty by Race

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18.70%

Overall Poverty Rate

22.61%

Male Poverty Rate

14.52%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Longton

The race most likely to be in poverty in Longton is White, with 20.63% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Longton is White, with 20.63% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 8.49%. Among those working part-time, it was 28.09%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.79%.

Longton Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade40.74%
High School19.05%
Some College14.56%
Bachelors or Greater14.29%

Longton Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed44.44%
Male Employed22.09%
Female Employed7.32%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Longton Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Longton Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$29,722$39,130
Families$45,000$56,945
Married Families$51,875-
Non Families$18,333$25,348
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Income by Household Type

Longton Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

44.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.9%

Male Marriage Rate

43.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Longton Married by Age and Sex

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Longton 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.

Longton Marital Status by Race

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Longton Marital Status

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39

Number of Veterans

35

Male Veterans

4

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam10
Korea6
First Gulf War4
Second Gulf War1
World War II

Longton Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+15
55 to 6412
65 to 749
35 to 542
18 to 341

Longton Veterans by Age

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Longton Veterans by Race

Longton Veterans by Education

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33.33%

Veteran Poverty Rate

61.54%

Veteran Disability Rate

Longton Veterans by Education

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56.6%

Labor Force Participation

53.2%

Employment Rate

6.1%

Unemployment Rate

Longton Employment by Age

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Longton Employment by Race

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Longton 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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65.97%

Born in Longton

99.48%

Native Born

0.52%

Foreign Born

0.52%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.48% of Longton residents were born in the United States, with 65.97% having been born in Kansas. 0.52% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Longton Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202140382.03%
202039582.07%
201938782.11%
2018379-4-1.04%
201738310.26%
2016382-9-2.30%
2015391-20-4.87%
2014411102.49%
2013401-4-0.99%
2012405-19-4.48%
2011424-13-2.97%
20104370.00%

Longton Population by Year