Prairie Village, Kansas Population 2020

23,467

Prairie Village is a city located in Kansas. With a 2020 population of 23,467, it is the 18th largest city in Kansas and the 1636th largest city in the United States. Prairie Village is currently growing at a rate of 2.35% annually and its population has increased by 9.42% 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 3,779 people per square mile.

The average household income in Prairie Village is $117,370 with a poverty rate of 3.74%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,321 per month, and the median house value is $261,500. The median age in Prairie Village is 38.4 years, 36.8 years for males, and 41.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 88.6 males.

Prairie Village Demographics

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

  • White: 96.84%
  • Two or more races: 1.19%
  • Asian: 1.18%
  • Black or African American: 0.57%
  • Other race: 0.10%
  • Native American: 0.07%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.05%
The current population of Prairie Village, Kansas is 23,467, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 22,389.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 21,447.

Prairie Village, Kansas Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White21,35296.84%
Two or More Races2621.19%
Asian2601.18%
Black or African American1260.57%
Some Other Race220.10%
American Indian and Alaska Native150.07%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander110.05%

Prairie Village Population Pyramid 2020

Prairie Village Median Age

38.4


Total

36.8


Male

41.3


Female

Prairie Village Adults

There are 17,165 adults, (4,250 of whom are seniors) in Prairie Village.

Prairie Village Age Dependency

70.7

Age Dependency Ratio

32.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Prairie Village Sex Ratio

Female

11,688

53.01%

Male

10,360

46.99%

Prairie Village Households and Families

Prairie Village Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Prairie Village Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.7%11.3%
All78%22%
Non Family69.4%30.6%
Female61.3%38.7%
Male48.3%51.7%

78.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9,7272.2678
Married4,9422.9988.7
Non Family3,8391.269.4
Female6172.8261.3
Male3292.548.3

2.91

Average Family Size

2.26

Average Household Size

4.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Prairie Village Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade730.46%
9th to 12th Grade890.56%
High School Graduate1,2828.03%
Some College2,34714.69%
Associates Degree6223.89%
Bachelors Degree6,88743.11%
Graduate Degree4,67529.26%

Prairie Village Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White15,23215,10311,139
Hispanic327308161
Asian204193160
Multiple Races14214286
Black78758
Native American15155
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%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$55,170$66,807$50,083
Less Than High School$22,228$40,455$
High School Grad$26,224$30,213$22,750
Some College$42,665$47,092$37,324
Bachelors Degree$58,214$75,833$50,202
Graduate Degree$64,659$96,591$56,588

$55,170

Average Earnings

$66,807

Average Male

$50,083

Average Female

Prairie Village Language

Prairie Village Language by Age

Prairie Village Language

96.31% of Prairie Village residents speak only English, while 3.69% 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 Poverty

Prairie Village Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White20,7067413.58%
Hispanic6216610.63%
Multiple262124.58%
Black12032.50%

3.74%

Overall Poverty Rate

2.63%

Male Poverty Rate

4.74%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Prairie Village

The race most likely to be in poverty in Prairie Village is Hispanic, with 10.63% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Prairie Village is Black, with 2.50% 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 6.46%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 7.96%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School11.73%
High School9.47%
Some College6.32%
Bachelors or Greater2.13%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed60.66%
Male Unemployed5.33%
Male Employed1.79%
Female Employed1.42%

Prairie Village Income

Prairie Village Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$88,635$117,370
Families$115,145$146,569
Married Families$126,140-
Non Families$55,829$71,188

Prairie Village Marital Status

Prairie Village Marital Status

Marriage Rates

57.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

62.4%

Male Marriage Rate

53.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Prairie Village Married by Age and Sex

Prairie Village Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Prairie Village Marital Status by Race

Prairie Village Veterans

974

Number of Veterans

915

Male Veterans

59

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam333
Korea142
Second Gulf War105
World War II99
First Gulf War94

$Prairie Village Veterans by Education

3.85%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.63%

Veteran Disability Rate

Prairie Village Employment Status

69.1%

Labor Force Participation

67.9%

Employment Rate

1.7%

Unemployment Rate

Prairie Village 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

36.37%

Born in Kansas

97.60%

Native Born

2.40%

Foreign Born

0.88%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.60% of Prairie Village residents were born in the United States, with 36.37% having been born in Kansas. 0.88% 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
202023,4675392.35%
201922,9285392.41%
201822,389220.10%
201722,3675392.47%
201621,828-10-0.05%
201521,838240.11%
201421,814-57-0.26%
201321,8711040.48%
201221,7671220.56%
201121,6451810.84%
201021,464-608-0.28%
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%