Medicine Lodge, Kansas Population 2020

1,778

Medicine Lodge is a city located in Kansas. With a 2020 population of 1,778, it is the 129th largest city in Kansas and the 8067th largest city in the United States. Medicine Lodge is currently declining at a rate of -2.09% annually and its population has decreased by -11.50% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,009 in 2010. Medicine Lodge reached it's highest population of 2,045 in 2011. Spanning over 1 miles, Medicine Lodge has a population density of 1,487 people per square mile.

The average household income in Medicine Lodge is $61,127 with a poverty rate of 20.92%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $526 per month, and the median house value is $63,400. The median age in Medicine Lodge is 44.1 years, 45.1 years for males, and 44 years for females. For every 100 females there are 96.2 males.

Medicine Lodge Demographics

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

  • White: 97.78%
  • Asian: 1.09%
  • Black or African American: 0.69%
  • Two or more races: 0.44%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Medicine Lodge, Kansas is 1,778, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,854.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,009.

Medicine Lodge, Kansas Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,98297.78%
Asian221.09%
Black or African American140.69%
Two or More Races90.44%

Medicine Lodge Population Pyramid 2020

Medicine Lodge Median Age

44.1


Total

45.1


Male

44


Female

Medicine Lodge Adults

There are 1,578 adults, (414 of whom are seniors) in Medicine Lodge.

Medicine Lodge Age Dependency

74.1

Age Dependency Ratio

35.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Medicine Lodge Sex Ratio

Female

1,033

50.96%

Male

994

49.04%

Medicine Lodge Households and Families

Medicine Lodge Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Medicine Lodge Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married83.1%16.9%
All58.4%41.6%
Female40.7%59.3%
Non Family37%63%

58.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8442.3758.4
Non Family3891.1737
Married3443.5683.1
Female812.8540.7
Male302.87100

3.3

Average Family Size

2.37

Average Household Size

7.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Medicine Lodge Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade151.07%
9th to 12th Grade1198.49%
High School Graduate47834.12%
Some College38427.41%
Associates Degree18813.42%
Bachelors Degree1268.99%
Graduate Degree916.50%

Medicine Lodge Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,3211,207195
Hispanic4424
Asian222222
Black1414

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,125$46,314$21,855
Less Than High School$58,214$63,375$
High School Grad$30,500$45,530$21,094
Some College$31,875$50,536$15,469
Bachelors Degree$28,875$$37,000
Graduate Degree$37,083$$

$33,125

Average Earnings

$46,314

Average Male

$21,855

Average Female

Medicine Lodge Language

Medicine Lodge Language by Age

Medicine Lodge Language

94.12% of Medicine Lodge residents speak only English, while 5.88% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.74% of the population.

Medicine Lodge Poverty

Medicine Lodge Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,79226114.56%
Hispanic15612076.92%
Asian2222100.00%
Black1414100.00%

20.92%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.51%

Male Poverty Rate

23.25%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Medicine Lodge

The race most likely to be in poverty in Medicine Lodge is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Medicine Lodge is White, with 14.56% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.71%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.21%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 30.78%.

Name Poverty
High School20.43%
Some College17.66%
Bachelors or Greater12.90%
Less Than High School1.49%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed65.52%
Female Employed7.90%
Male Employed6.75%

Medicine Lodge Income

Medicine Lodge Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$46,603$61,127
Families$57,202$66,757
Married Families$67,500-
Non Families$26,875$54,239

Medicine Lodge Marital Status

Medicine Lodge Marital Status

Marriage Rates

45.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.9%

Male Marriage Rate

41.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Medicine Lodge Married by Age and Sex

Medicine Lodge 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.

Medicine Lodge Marital Status by Race

Medicine Lodge Veterans

158

Number of Veterans

147

Male Veterans

11

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam52
Second Gulf War23
Korea16
World War II14
First Gulf War8

$Medicine Lodge Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

22.15%

Veteran Disability Rate

Medicine Lodge Employment Status

59.2%

Labor Force Participation

57.4%

Employment Rate

3%

Unemployment Rate

Medicine Lodge 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

73.66%

Born in Kansas

97.39%

Native Born

2.61%

Foreign Born

0.84%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.39% of Medicine Lodge residents were born in the United States, with 73.66% having been born in Kansas. 0.84% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20201,778-38-2.09%
20191,816-38-2.05%
20181,854-47-2.47%
20171,901-38-1.96%
20161,939-62-3.10%
20152,001-26-1.28%
20142,027-11-0.54%
20132,038170.84%
20122,021-24-1.17%
20112,045311.54%
20102,0140.00%