Perry, Kansas Population 2020

919

Perry is a city located in Kansas. With a 2020 population of 919, it is the 204th largest city in Kansas and the 10674th largest city in the United States. Perry is currently growing at a rate of 0.77% annually but its population has decreased by -1.08% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 929 in 2010. Perry reached it's highest population of 926 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Perry has a population density of 1,227 people per square mile.

The average household income in Perry is $57,609 with a poverty rate of 14.57%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $635 per month, and the median house value is $117,800. The median age in Perry is 39.2 years, 39.4 years for males, and 38.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 85.9 males.

Perry Demographics

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

  • White: 96.53%
  • Black or African American: 1.79%
  • Two or more races: 1.68%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Perry, Kansas is 919, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 905.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 929.

Perry, Kansas Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White86396.53%
Black or African American161.79%
Two or More Races151.68%

Perry Population Pyramid 2020

Perry Median Age

39.2


Total

39.4


Male

38.5


Female

Perry Adults

There are 644 adults, (189 of whom are seniors) in Perry.

Perry Age Dependency

96.5

Age Dependency Ratio

41.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

54.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Perry Sex Ratio

Female

481

53.80%

Male

413

46.20%

Perry Households and Families

Perry Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Perry Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81%19%
Male76.5%23.5%
All74.5%25.5%
Female68.3%31.7%
Non Family67.8%32.2%

74.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4002.2474.5
Married1793.0681
Non Family1461.0967.8
Female412.5468.3
Male342.4476.5

2.84

Average Family Size

2.24

Average Household Size

3.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Perry Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade40.66%
9th to 12th Grade233.80%
High School Graduate25441.98%
Some College21735.87%
Associates Degree233.80%
Bachelors Degree6210.25%
Graduate Degree223.64%

Perry Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White57655473
Black116
Hispanic111111
Multiple Races77

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

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

Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,262$44,737$25,667
Less Than High School$46,250$65,000$
High School Grad$33,750$41,607$22,292
Some College$31,750$43,194$23,333
Bachelors Degree$56,875$76,875$43,750
Graduate Degree$54,375$$56,250

$37,262

Average Earnings

$44,737

Average Male

$25,667

Average Female

Perry Language

Perry Language by Age

Perry Language

98.34% of Perry residents speak only English, while 1.66% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.66% of the population.

Perry Poverty

Perry Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White83810212.17%
Black1616100.00%
Multiple151280.00%

14.57%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.03%

Male Poverty Rate

20.17%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Perry

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Perry is White, with 12.17% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.56%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.89%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.70%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School18.52%
High School18.11%
Some College11.67%
Bachelors or Greater3.57%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed75.00%
Female Employed11.52%
Male Employed3.76%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Perry Income

Perry Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$43,077$57,609
Families$69,688$67,849
Married Families$70,114-
Non Families$21,500$35,557

Perry Marital Status

Perry Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.2%

Male Marriage Rate

50.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Perry Married by Age and Sex

Perry 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 45-54.

Perry Marital Status by Race

Perry Veterans

50

Number of Veterans

47

Male Veterans

3

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam30
First Gulf War12
Second Gulf War4
World War II
Korea

$Perry Veterans by Education

16.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Perry Employment Status

60.6%

Labor Force Participation

57.4%

Employment Rate

5.3%

Unemployment Rate

Perry 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

82.21%

Born in Kansas

98.21%

Native Born

1.79%

Foreign Born

1.23%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.21% of Perry residents were born in the United States, with 82.21% having been born in Kansas. 1.23% 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
202091970.77%
201991270.77%
2018905-1-0.11%
201790670.78%
2016899-2-0.22%
201590120.22%
201489920.22%
2013897-9-0.99%
2012906-6-0.66%
2011912-14-1.51%
20109260.00%