Mission, Kansas Population 2020

9,291

Mission is a city located in Kansas. With a 2020 population of 9,291, it is the 38th largest city in Kansas and the 3246th largest city in the United States. Mission is currently declining at a rate of -0.44% annually and its population has decreased by -0.34% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 9,323 in 2010. Mission reached it's highest population of 9,727 in 2000. Spanning over 3 miles, Mission has a population density of 3,480 people per square mile.

The average household income in Mission is $74,067 with a poverty rate of 6.29%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $944 per month, and the median house value is $169,500. The median age in Mission is 34.6 years, 33.2 years for males, and 36.6 years for females. For every 100 females there are 90.0 males.

Mission Demographics

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

  • White: 80.17%
  • Black or African American: 10.44%
  • Asian: 4.99%
  • Two or more races: 3.08%
  • Other race: 0.87%
  • Native American: 0.45%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Mission, Kansas is 9,291, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 9,373.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 9,323.

Mission, Kansas Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White7,56680.17%
Black or African American98510.44%
Asian4714.99%
Two or More Races2913.08%
Some Other Race820.87%
American Indian and Alaska Native420.45%

Mission Population Pyramid 2020

Mission Median Age

34.6


Total

33.2


Male

36.6


Female

Mission Adults

There are 7,965 adults, (1,194 of whom are seniors) in Mission.

Mission Age Dependency

39.4

Age Dependency Ratio

17.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

21.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Mission Sex Ratio

Female

4,966

52.62%

Male

4,471

47.38%

Mission Households and Families

Mission Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Mission Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married60.3%39.7%
All46.1%53.9%
Female46%54%
Non Family37%63%
Male22.5%77.5%

46.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,6252.0446.1
Non Family2,3021.3637
Married1,7372.7560.3
Female4352.5246
Male1512.8322.5

2.67

Average Family Size

2.04

Average Household Size

6.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Mission Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade911.32%
9th to 12th Grade2653.84%
High School Graduate97914.19%
Some College1,38020.00%
Associates Degree4967.19%
Bachelors Degree2,36634.29%
Graduate Degree1,32319.17%

Mission Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White5,5245,2752,924
Black617581292
Asian348329310
Hispanic293241118
Multiple Races12512543
Other Race654930
Native American12122

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 89.08%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$41,538$47,151$39,157
Less Than High School$29,236$33,198$27,176
High School Grad$30,847$31,042$30,690
Some College$34,308$43,844$33,184
Bachelors Degree$44,359$49,821$42,614
Graduate Degree$62,727$82,731$55,078

$41,538

Average Earnings

$47,151

Average Male

$39,157

Average Female

Mission Language

Mission Language by Age

Mission Language

90.09% of Mission residents speak only English, while 9.91% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 2.64% of the population.

Mission Poverty

Mission Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White7,1564456.22%
Asian4717415.71%
Hispanic522428.05%
Black985303.05%
Other821720.73%

6.29%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.11%

Male Poverty Rate

6.46%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Mission

The race most likely to be in poverty in Mission is Other, with 20.73% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Mission is Black, with 3.05% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.72%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.09%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.01%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School9.51%
High School6.64%
Some College6.34%
Bachelors or Greater3.98%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed20.59%
Male Unemployed10.91%
Female Employed4.91%
Male Employed3.18%

Mission Income

Mission Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$60,875$74,067
Families$80,333$93,009
Married Families$85,213-
Non Families$42,198$53,481

Mission Marital Status

Mission Marital Status

Marriage Rates

44.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.2%

Male Marriage Rate

40.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Mission Married by Age and Sex

Mission 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.

Mission Marital Status by Race

Mission Veterans

536

Number of Veterans

500

Male Veterans

36

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam170
Second Gulf War137
First Gulf War100
Korea50
World War II8
Name Veterans % of Total
White5047.59%
Hispanic359.11%
2 or More2013.33%
Indian12100.00%

$Mission Veterans by Education

3.80%

Veteran Poverty Rate

19.17%

Veteran Disability Rate

Mission Employment Status

74.9%

Labor Force Participation

73.3%

Employment Rate

2%

Unemployment Rate

Mission 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

41.26%

Born in Kansas

91.27%

Native Born

8.73%

Foreign Born

6.59%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

91.27% of Mission residents were born in the United States, with 41.26% having been born in Kansas. 6.59% 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
20209,291-41-0.44%
20199,332-41-0.44%
20189,373-37-0.39%
20179,410-41-0.43%
20169,451-18-0.19%
20159,46920.02%
20149,467-31-0.33%
20139,498450.48%
20129,453500.53%
20119,403780.84%
20109,325-402-0.42%
20009,7272230.23%
19909,5048610.95%
19808,6432670.31%
19708,3763,7506.12%
19604,6260.00%