Prairie Village, Kansas Population 2021

22,055
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Prairie Village is a city located in Kansas. With a 2020 population of 22,055, it is the 19th largest city in Kansas and the 1715th largest city in the United States . Prairie Village is currently declining at a rate of -0.54% annually but its population has increased by 2.83% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 21,447 in 2010. Prairie Village reached it's highest population of 28,378 in 1970. Spanning over 6 miles, Prairie Village has a population density of 3,551 people per square mile.

The average household income in Prairie Village is $120,892 with a poverty rate of 3.32%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,337 per month, and the median house value is $290,600. The median age in Prairie Village is 39.1 years, 37.8 years for males, and 41.5 years for females.

Prairie Village Demographics

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

  • White: 96.22%
  • Two or more races: 1.41%
  • Asian: 1.10%
  • Black or African American: 0.99%
  • Native American: 0.13%
  • Other race: 0.12%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.03%
The current population of Prairie Village, Kansas is 22,055 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 22,415.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 21,447.

Prairie Village, Kansas Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White21,33296.22%
Two or More Races3131.41%
Asian2441.10%
Black or African American2200.99%
American Indian and Alaska Native280.13%
Some Other Race260.12%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander70.03%
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Prairie Village Population by Race

Prairie Village Population Pyramid $2021

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Prairie Village Median Age

39.1


Total

37.8


Male

41.5


Female

Prairie Village Adults

There are 17,441 adults, (4,539 of whom are seniors) in Prairie Village.

Prairie Village Age Dependency

71.8

Age Dependency Ratio

35.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Prairie Village Sex Ratio

Female

11,933

53.82%

Male

10,237

46.18%

Prairie Village Population by Age

Prairie Village Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Prairie Village Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.2%11.8%
All77.2%22.8%
Non Family67.3%32.7%
Female59.5%40.5%
Male53.8%46.2%

77.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Prairie Village Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9,8132.2577.2
Married5,0222.9788.2
Non Family3,9591.2167.3
Female5662.9359.5
Male2662.6853.8

2.91

Average Family Size

2.25

Average Household Size

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Prairie Village Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade610.37%
9th to 12th Grade1100.68%
High School Graduate1,1266.92%
Some College2,37214.57%
Associates Degree6574.04%
Bachelors Degree7,13743.85%
Graduate Degree4,81229.57%
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Prairie Village Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Prairie Village Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White15,29315,17311,363
Hispanic438409252
Asian211195154
Black15815261
2+ Races15615699
Native American282817
Other Race777
Islander333

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 islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

Prairie Village Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$56,615$74,414$50,142
Less Than 9th Grade$21,875$40,417$
High School Graduate$29,410$33,026$26,467
Some College$43,061$47,108$38,443
Bachelors Degree$61,980$79,783$51,834
Graduate Degree$67,778$97,656$56,663

$56,615

Average Earnings

$74,414

Average Male

$50,142

Average Female

Prairie Village Earnings by Educational Attainment

Prairie Village Language by Age

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Prairie Village Language

96.02% of Prairie Village residents speak only English, while 3.98% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.94% of the population.

Prairie Village Language

Prairie Village Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White20,5766173.00%
Hispanic742719.57%
Asian244187.38%
Black214157.01%
Multiple287124.18%

3.32%

Overall Poverty Rate

2.34%

Male Poverty Rate

4.17%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Prairie Village

The race most likely to be in poverty in Prairie Village is Hispanic, with 9.57% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Prairie Village is White, with 3.00% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.51%. Among those working part-time, it was 6.50%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 7.97%.

Prairie Village Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade21.05%
Some College6.89%
High School6.83%
Bachelors or Greater2.16%

Prairie Village Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed28.04%
Male Unemployed3.50%
Female Employed2.03%
Male Employed1.65%

Prairie Village Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Prairie Village Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$91,136$120,892
Families$122,769$153,778
Married Families$135,577-
Non Families$53,908$70,457
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Income by Household Type

Prairie Village Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

57.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

63.8%

Male Marriage Rate

52.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Prairie Village Married by Age and Sex

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Prairie Village 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 45-54.

Prairie Village Marital Status by Race

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Prairie Village Marital Status

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989

Number of Veterans

925

Male Veterans

64

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam323
Korea134
World War II116
First Gulf War114
Second Gulf War98

Prairie Village Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+425
65 to 74235
55 to 64174
35 to 5494
18 to 3461

Prairie Village Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White9845.85%
Hispanic234.24%
Native American517.86%

Prairie Village Veterans by Race

Prairie Village Veterans by Education

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5.21%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.50%

Veteran Disability Rate

Prairie Village Veterans by Education

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69.5%

Labor Force Participation

67.8%

Employment Rate

2.5%

Unemployment Rate

Prairie Village Employment by Age

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Prairie Village Employment by Race

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Prairie Village Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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36.83%

Born in Prairie Village

97.42%

Native Born

2.58%

Foreign Born

0.75%

Non Citizen

1.84%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.42% of Prairie Village residents were born in the United States, with 36.83% having been born in Kansas. 0.75% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Prairie Village Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202122,055-120-0.54%
202022,175-120-0.54%
201922,295-120-0.54%
201822,415430.19%
201722,3725352.45%
201621,837-5-0.02%
201521,842280.13%
201421,814-59-0.27%
201321,8731030.47%
201221,7701190.55%
201121,6511840.86%
201021,467-605-0.28%
200022,072-1,114-0.49%
199023,186-1,471-0.61%
198024,657-3,721-1.40%
197028,3783,0221.13%
196025,3560.00%

Prairie Village Population by Year