Meriden, Kansas Population 2020

784

Meriden is a city located in Kansas. With a 2020 population of 784, it is the 227th largest city in Kansas and the 11371st largest city in the United States. Meriden is currently growing at a rate of 0.13% annually but its population has decreased by -3.57% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 813 in 2010. Meriden reached it's highest population of 814 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Meriden has a population density of 1,037 people per square mile.

The average household income in Meriden is $61,763 with a poverty rate of 14.91%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $761 per month, and the median house value is $104,000. The median age in Meriden is 32.7 years, 30.8 years for males, and 34.6 years for females. For every 100 females there are 107.7 males.

Meriden Demographics

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

  • White: 90.29%
  • Two or more races: 6.02%
  • Native American: 3.69%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Meriden, Kansas is 784, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 782.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 813.

Meriden, Kansas Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White66090.29%
Two or More Races446.02%
American Indian and Alaska Native273.69%

Meriden Population Pyramid 2020

Meriden Median Age

32.7


Total

30.8


Male

34.6


Female

Meriden Adults

There are 517 adults, (75 of whom are seniors) in Meriden.

Meriden Age Dependency

65.4

Age Dependency Ratio

17

Old Age Dependency Ratio

48.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Meriden Sex Ratio

Female

352

48.15%

Male

379

51.85%

Meriden Households and Families

Meriden Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Meriden Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male90.9%9.1%
Married85.4%14.6%
All75.8%24.2%
Female65.4%34.6%
Non Family58.2%41.8%

75.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2642.7775.8
Married1373.5785.4
Non Family791.3858.2
Female262.9665.4
Male222.5590.9

3.34

Average Family Size

2.77

Average Household Size

7.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Meriden Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade204.64%
9th to 12th Grade30.70%
High School Graduate17039.44%
Some College14232.95%
Associates Degree286.50%
Bachelors Degree439.98%
Graduate Degree255.80%

Meriden Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White39837557
Multiple Races18187
Native American15154
Hispanic77

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 multiple races people with a rate of 38.89%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$39,375$42,692$34,013
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$35,938$38,750$31,875
Some College$33,516$41,250$32,656
Bachelors Degree$55,938$58,125$55,625
Graduate Degree$53,750$$53,438

$39,375

Average Earnings

$42,692

Average Male

$34,013

Average Female

Meriden Language

Meriden Language by Age

Meriden Language

99.39% of Meriden residents speak only English, while 0.61% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.46% of the population.

Meriden Poverty

Meriden Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White628589.24%
Native2727100.00%
Hispanic392153.85%
Multiple4436.82%

14.91%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.40%

Male Poverty Rate

17.61%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Meriden

The race most likely to be in poverty in Meriden is Native, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Meriden is Multiple, with 6.82% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.10%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.88%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.81%.

Name Poverty
Some College17.06%
High School16.47%
Bachelors or Greater5.88%
Less Than High School0.00%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed48.39%
Female Unemployed28.57%
Male Employed6.86%
Female Employed1.23%

Meriden Income

Meriden Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$64,500$61,763
Families$73,173$68,866
Married Families$81,458-
Non Families$34,375$43,859

Meriden Marital Status

Meriden Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.9%

Male Marriage Rate

57.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Meriden Married by Age and Sex

Meriden 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.

Meriden Marital Status by Race

Meriden Veterans

38

Number of Veterans

36

Male Veterans

2

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War13
Second Gulf War10
Vietnam9
Korea1
World War II
Age Group Veterans
35 to 5418
75+6
65 to 746
55 to 646
18 to 342
Name Veterans % of Total
White306.24%
Indian853.33%

$Meriden Veterans by Education

23.68%

Veteran Poverty Rate

23.68%

Veteran Disability Rate

Meriden Employment Status

70%

Labor Force Participation

62.4%

Employment Rate

10.1%

Unemployment Rate

Meriden 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

81.81%

Born in Kansas

99.18%

Native Born

0.82%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.18% of Meriden residents were born in the United States, with 81.81% having been born in Kansas. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202078410.13%
201978310.13%
2018782-4-0.51%
201778610.13%
2016785-5-0.63%
2015790-3-0.38%
201479310.13%
2013792-7-0.88%
2012799-5-0.62%
2011804-10-1.23%
20108140.00%