Palco, Kansas Population 2020

264

Palco is a city located in Kansas. With a 2020 population of 264, it is the 368th largest city in Kansas and the 15777th largest city in the United States. Palco is currently declining at a rate of -1.86% annually and its population has decreased by -4.69% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 277 in 2010. Palco reached it's highest population of 285 in 2014. Spanning over 0 miles, Palco has a population density of 984 people per square mile.

The average household income in Palco is $52,107 with a poverty rate of 14.11%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $338 per month, and the median house value is $64,400. The median age in Palco is 34.6 years, 34.6 years for males, and 35 years for females. For every 100 females there are 81.1 males.

Palco Demographics

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

  • White: 98.16%
  • Black or African American: 1.84%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Palco, Kansas is 264, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 274.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 277.

Palco, Kansas Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White16098.16%
Black or African American31.84%

Palco Population Pyramid 2020

Palco Median Age

34.6


Total

34.6


Male

35


Female

Palco Adults

There are 116 adults, (41 of whom are seniors) in Palco.

Palco Age Dependency

117.3

Age Dependency Ratio

54.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

62.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Palco Sex Ratio

Female

90

55.21%

Male

73

44.79%

Palco Households and Families

Palco Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Palco Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married100%0%
All74.7%25.3%
Non Family65.9%34.1%
Female61.5%38.5%

74.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All752.1774.7
Non Family411.2265.9
Married173.53100
Female132.3161.5
Male45.75100

3.21

Average Family Size

2.17

Average Household Size

16%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Palco Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade44.04%
9th to 12th Grade33.03%
High School Graduate2929.29%
Some College3030.30%
Associates Degree33.03%
Bachelors Degree2424.24%
Graduate Degree66.06%

Palco Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White979030
Hispanic11
Black11

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 white people with a rate of 30.93%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,250$71,250$23,750
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$32,813$$
Some College$$74,063$
Bachelors Degree$29,500$$28,500
Graduate Degree$$$

$31,250

Average Earnings

$71,250

Average Male

$23,750

Average Female

Palco Language

Palco Language by Age

Palco Language

100.00% of Palco residents speak only English, while 0.00% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.00% of the population.

Palco Poverty

Palco Poverty by Race

14.11%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.59%

Male Poverty Rate

17.78%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Palco

The race most likely to be in poverty in Palco is White, with 14.47% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Palco is White, with 14.47% 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 40.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 8.70%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School42.86%
High School13.79%
Some College9.09%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed29.03%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Palco Income

Palco Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$35,417$52,107
Families$38,750$65,035
Married Families$88,750-
Non Families$28,750$38,780

Palco Marital Status

Palco Marital Status

Marriage Rates

30.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

32.2%

Male Marriage Rate

28.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Palco Married by Age and Sex

Palco Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is Over 65.

Palco Marital Status by Race

Palco Veterans

18

Number of Veterans

16

Male Veterans

2

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam9
Korea2
Second Gulf War2
World War II
First Gulf War

$Palco Veterans by Education

11.11%

Veteran Poverty Rate

22.22%

Veteran Disability Rate

Palco Employment Status

52.8%

Labor Force Participation

52%

Employment Rate

1.5%

Unemployment Rate

Palco 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

76.69%

Born in Kansas

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

100.00% of Palco residents were born in the United States, with 76.69% 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
2020264-5-1.86%
2019269-5-1.82%
2018274-2-0.72%
2017276-5-1.78%
2016281-3-1.06%
2015284-1-0.35%
201428510.35%
201328410.35%
201228310.35%
20112820.00%
20102820.00%