Protection is a city located in Kansas. With a 2020 population of 435, it is the 301st largest city in Kansas and the 13929th largest city in the United States. Protection is currently declining at a rate of -4.40% annually and its population has decreased by -15.37% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 514 in 2010. Protection reached it's highest population of 527 in 2014. Spanning over 1 miles, Protection has a population density of 469 people per square mile.
The average household income in Protection is $68,764 with a poverty rate of 9.34%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $371 per month, and the median house value is $49,500. The median age in Protection is 48.3 years, 47.3 years for males, and 51.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 82.2 males.