Norton, Kansas Population 2020

2,714

Norton is a city located in Kansas. With a 2020 population of 2,714, it is the 94th largest city in Kansas and the 6559th largest city in the United States. Norton is currently declining at a rate of -0.99% annually and its population has decreased by -7.31% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,928 in 2010. Norton reached it's highest population of 3,627 in 1970. Spanning over 2 miles, Norton has a population density of 1,422 people per square mile.

The average household income in Norton is $57,068 with a poverty rate of 13.03%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $684 per month, and the median house value is $69,700. The median age in Norton is 39.2 years, 36.8 years for males, and 43.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 87.4 males.

Norton Demographics

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

  • White: 95.56%
  • Two or more races: 3.44%
  • Asian: 0.72%
  • Other race: 0.25%
  • Black or African American: 0.04%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Norton, Kansas is 2,714, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,768.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,928.

Norton, Kansas Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,66895.56%
Two or More Races963.44%
Asian200.72%
Some Other Race70.25%
Black or African American10.04%

Norton Population Pyramid 2020

Norton Median Age

39.2


Total

36.8


Male

43.5


Female

Norton Adults

There are 2,073 adults, (570 of whom are seniors) in Norton.

Norton Age Dependency

85.8

Age Dependency Ratio

37.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

47.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Norton Sex Ratio

Female

1,490

53.37%

Male

1,302

46.63%

Norton Households and Families

Norton Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Norton Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married82.1%17.9%
Female73.1%26.9%
All67.9%32.1%
Non Family38.8%61.2%

67.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,0932.4567.9
Married6052.882.1
Non Family3451.1438.8
Female1194.5473.1
Male241.79100

2.87

Average Family Size

2.45

Average Household Size

7.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Norton Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade673.52%
9th to 12th Grade1226.41%
High School Graduate60631.86%
Some College51627.13%
Associates Degree25013.14%
Bachelors Degree24112.67%
Graduate Degree1005.26%

Norton Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,8391,663341
Hispanic3422
Asian2020
Multiple Races164
Other Race77
Black1

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 18.54%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,646$32,151$27,121
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$26,429$32,413$17,526
Some College$35,506$32,396$35,995
Bachelors Degree$41,341$62,557$38,750
Graduate Degree$49,643$$

$31,646

Average Earnings

$32,151

Average Male

$27,121

Average Female

Norton Language

Norton Language by Age

Norton Language

98.55% of Norton residents speak only English, while 1.45% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 0.78% of the population.

Norton Poverty

Norton Poverty by Race

13.03%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.67%

Male Poverty Rate

20.21%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Norton

The race most likely to be in poverty in Norton is White, with 13.59% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Norton is White, with 13.59% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.94%. Among those working part-time, it was 3.04%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.83%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School14.97%
Some College8.50%
High School8.44%
Bachelors or Greater5.59%
Name Poverty
Female Employed7.56%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed4.10%

Norton Income

Norton Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$49,738$57,068
Families$55,769$67,820
Married Families$70,474-
Non Families$18,203$23,851

Norton Marital Status

Norton Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.1%

Male Marriage Rate

50.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Norton Married by Age and Sex

Norton 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.

Norton Marital Status by Race

Norton Veterans

144

Number of Veterans

144

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam46
First Gulf War41
World War II30
Korea6
Second Gulf War

$Norton Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

51.94%

Veteran Disability Rate

Norton Employment Status

67.5%

Labor Force Participation

67%

Employment Rate

0.7%

Unemployment Rate

Norton 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

64.61%

Born in Kansas

98.57%

Native Born

1.43%

Foreign Born

0.57%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.57% of Norton residents were born in the United States, with 64.61% having been born in Kansas. 0.57% 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
20202,714-27-0.99%
20192,741-27-0.98%
20182,768-4-0.14%
20172,772-27-0.96%
20162,799-20-0.71%
20152,81940.14%
20142,815-43-1.50%
20132,858190.67%
20122,839-39-1.36%
20112,878-7-0.24%
20102,885-127-0.43%
20003,012-5-0.02%
19903,017-383-1.19%
19803,400-227-0.64%
19703,6272820.81%
19603,3452850.89%
19503,0602981.03%
19402,762-5-0.02%
19302,7670.00%