Peru, Kansas Population 2024

107

Peru is a city located in Chautauqua County Kansas. Peru has a 2024 population of 107. Peru is currently growing at a rate of 0.94% annually and its population has increased by 2.88% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 104 in 2020.

The average household income in Peru is $44,080 with a poverty rate of 6.79%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Peru is 61.9 years, 60.8 years for males, and 66.6 years for females.

Peru Demographics

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

  • White: 87.65%
  • Two or more races: 10.49%
  • Native American: 1.85%
  • Black or African American:
  • Asian:
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander:
  • Other race:
State
Kansas
Land Area (mi²)
0.3 sq mi
Density (mi²)
330.60/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
2.88% (3)
The current population of Peru, Kansas is 107 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 104.

Peru, Kansas Population 2024

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
White14287.65%
Two or more races1710.49%
Native American31.85%
Black or African American
Asian
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander
Other race
showing: 7 rows

White

Two or more races

Native American

Black or African American

Asian

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Other race

Peru Population by Race

Peru Population Pyramid 2024

Peru Median Age

61.9

Total

60.8

Male

66.6

Female

Peru Adults

There are 146 adults, (78 of whom are seniors) in Peru.

Peru Age Dependency

138.2

Age Dependency Ratio

114.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

23.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Peru Sex Ratio

Female4527.78%
Male11772.22%

Peru Population by Age

Peru Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All851.9196.53.5
Non Family481.0697.92.1
Married363.0394.45.6
Male121000
Female000
showing: 5 rows

3

Average Family Size

1.91

Average Household Size

96.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Peru Households and Families

Male

Female

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Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Peru Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Peru Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 84.62%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 15.38%.

Peru Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

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$35,234

Average Earnings

$35,391

Average Male

$

Average Female

Peru Earnings by Educational Attainment

Peru Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Peru Language

100% of Peru residents speak only English, while speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by of the population.

Peru Language

Peru Poverty by Race

rate

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Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
White14274.93%
Multiple17423.53%
showing: 2 rows

6.79%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.84%

Male Poverty Rate

6.67%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Peru

The race most likely to be in poverty in Peru is Multiple, with 23.53% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Peru is White, with 4.93% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was . Among those working part-time, it was , and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.09%.

Peru Poverty

rate

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Rate
Poverty
High School15.69%
Less Than 9th Grade7.5%
Some College
Bachelors or Greater
showing: 4 rows

Peru Poverty Rate by Education

rate

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Rate
Poverty
Male Employed
Male Unemployed
Female Employed
Female Unemployed
showing: 4 rows

Peru Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Peru Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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mean

median

Income by Household Type

Peru Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

38.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

34.3%

Male Marriage Rate

50.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Peru Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Peru Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Peru Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Peru Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

31

Number of Veterans

31

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

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Peru Veterans by War

count

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Peru Veterans by Age

count

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Peru Veterans by Race

Peru Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

12.9%

Veteran Poverty Rate

54.84%

Veteran Disability Rate

Peru Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

39.9%

Labor Force Participation

33.8%

Employment Rate

15.3%

Unemployment Rate

Peru Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Peru Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Peru Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

61.73%

Born in Peru

100%

Native Born

Foreign Born

Non Citizen

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100% of Peru residents were born in the United States, with 61.73% having been born in Kansas. of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Peru Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
202911210.9%
202811110.91%
202711010.92%
202610910.93%
202510810.93%
202410710.94%
202310610.95%
202210510.96%
2021104
2020104-18-14.75%
2019122-4-3.17%
2018126-1-0.79%
2017127-1-0.78%
2016128-1-0.78%
2015129-3-2.27%
2014132-3-2.22%
2013135-1-0.74%
2012136-2-1.45%
2011138-1-0.72%
2010139
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Peru Population by Year