Luray, Kansas Population 2021

242
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Luray is a city located in Russell County Kansas. Luray has a 2020 population of 242. Luray is currently declining at a rate of -0.82% annually and its population has decreased by -4.35% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 253 in 2010. Luray reached it's highest population of 254 in 2014.

The average household income in Luray is $55,586 with a poverty rate of 6.22%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $242 per month, and the median house value is $47,100. The median age in Luray is 55.6 years, 54.8 years for males, and 58.3 years for females.

Luray Demographics

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

  • White: 95.85%
  • Two or more races: 4.15%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Luray, Kansas is 242 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 248.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 253.

Luray, Kansas Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White23195.85%
Two or More Races104.15%
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Luray Population by Race

Luray Population Pyramid $2021

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Luray Median Age

55.6


Total

54.8


Male

58.3


Female

Luray Adults

There are 188 adults, (65 of whom are seniors) in Luray.

Luray Age Dependency

95.9

Age Dependency Ratio

52.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Luray Sex Ratio

Female

110

45.64%

Male

131

54.36%

Luray Population by Age

Luray Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Luray Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female100%0%
Male100%0%
Married93.1%6.9%
All83%17%
Non Family68.2%31.8%

83.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Luray Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1062.2783
Married583.1493.1
Non Family441.1868.2
Female22100
Male21.5100

3.02

Average Family Size

2.27

Average Household Size

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Luray Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%
9th to 12th Grade168.79%
High School Graduate8245.05%
Some College3318.13%
Associates Degree2111.54%
Bachelors Degree168.79%
Graduate Degree147.69%
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Luray Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Luray Educational Attainment by Race

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 16.95%.

Luray Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,333$36,563$24,250
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$26,000$35,938$
Some College$26,250$31,875$21,750
Bachelors Degree$31,250$$29,167
Graduate Degree$$$

$28,333

Average Earnings

$36,563

Average Male

$24,250

Average Female

Luray Earnings by Educational Attainment

Luray Language by Age

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Luray Language

99.13% of Luray residents speak only English, while 0.87% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.87% of the population.

Luray Language

Luray Poverty by Race

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6.22%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.87%

Male Poverty Rate

5.45%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Luray

The race most likely to be in poverty in Luray is White, with 6.49% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Luray is White, with 6.49% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.85%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.54%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 9.78%.

Luray Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade12.50%
High School9.76%
Some College5.56%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Luray Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed2.44%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed5.36%

Luray Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Luray Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$43,750$55,586
Families$54,286$65,229
Married Families$57,500-
Non Families$32,500$41,998
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Income by Household Type

Luray Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

61.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

60.8%

Male Marriage Rate

62.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Luray Married by Age and Sex

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Luray 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 45-54.

Luray Marital Status by Race

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Luray Marital Status

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30

Number of Veterans

30

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
World War II12
Vietnam9
Korea4
First Gulf War1
Second Gulf War

Luray Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+18
55 to 646
65 to 745
35 to 541
18 to 34

Luray Veterans by Age

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Luray Veterans by Race

Luray Veterans by Education

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10.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

50.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Luray Veterans by Education

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49.5%

Labor Force Participation

49.5%

Employment Rate

0%

Unemployment Rate

Luray Employment by Age

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Luray Employment by Race

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Luray 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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73.44%

Born in Luray

99.17%

Native Born

0.83%

Foreign Born

0.83%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.17% of Luray residents were born in the United States, with 73.44% having been born in Kansas. 0.83% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Luray Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2021242-2-0.82%
2020244-2-0.81%
2019246-2-0.81%
2018248-2-0.80%
2017250-3-1.19%
2016253-1-0.39%
20152540.00%
201425420.79%
20132520.00%
201225210.40%
2011251-2-0.79%
20102530.00%

Luray Population by Year