Protection, Kansas Population 2020

435

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.

Protection Demographics

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

  • White: 98.68%
  • Two or more races: 1.32%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Protection, Kansas is 435, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 475.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 514.

Protection, Kansas Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White37498.68%
Two or More Races51.32%

Protection Population Pyramid 2020

Protection Median Age

48.3


Total

47.3


Male

51.3


Female

Protection Adults

There are 300 adults, (116 of whom are seniors) in Protection.

Protection Age Dependency

106

Age Dependency Ratio

63

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Protection Sex Ratio

Female

208

54.88%

Male

171

45.12%

Protection Households and Families

Protection Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Protection Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married95.9%4.1%
All79.2%20.8%
Female66.7%33.3%
Non Family56.6%43.4%

79.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1442.3179.2
Married743.1295.9
Non Family531.0256.6
Female122.5866.7
Male53.2100

3.05

Average Family Size

2.31

Average Household Size

0%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

1.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Protection Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade176.27%
9th to 12th Grade2810.33%
High School Graduate8932.84%
Some College7828.78%
Associates Degree165.90%
Bachelors Degree3914.39%
Graduate Degree41.48%

Protection Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White22719737
Hispanic39296
Multiple Races5

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 86.78%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 16.30%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,132$40,486$38,750
Less Than High School$40,375$$
High School Grad$40,156$40,192$
Some College$31,250$41,500$27,813
Bachelors Degree$41,500$$40,000
Graduate Degree$$$

$40,132

Average Earnings

$40,486

Average Male

$38,750

Average Female

Protection Language

Protection Language by Age

Protection Language

78.51% of Protection residents speak only English, while 21.49% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 21.49% of the population.

Protection Poverty

Protection Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White241229.13%
Hispanic86910.47%

9.34%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.18%

Male Poverty Rate

10.40%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Protection

The race most likely to be in poverty in Protection is Hispanic, with 10.47% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Protection is White, with 9.13% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.52%. Among those working part-time, it was 4.48%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.68%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School18.18%
High School10.61%
Some College9.30%
Bachelors or Greater7.69%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed3.49%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed3.57%

Protection Income

Protection Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$43,750$68,764
Families$73,438$92,711
Married Families$101,250-
Non Families$23,125$27,647

Protection Marital Status

Protection Marital Status

Marriage Rates

48.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

60.4%

Male Marriage Rate

39.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Protection Married by Age and Sex

Protection 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 35-44.

Protection Marital Status by Race

Protection Veterans

14

Number of Veterans

14

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam8
Korea2
World War II
First Gulf War
Second Gulf War

$Protection Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

66.67%

Veteran Disability Rate

Protection Employment Status

55%

Labor Force Participation

55%

Employment Rate

0%

Unemployment Rate

Protection 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

58.31%

Born in Kansas

86.28%

Native Born

13.72%

Foreign Born

12.66%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

86.28% of Protection residents were born in the United States, with 58.31% having been born in Kansas. 12.66% 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
2020435-20-4.40%
2019455-20-4.21%
2018475-4-0.84%
2017479-20-4.01%
201649930.60%
2015496-31-5.88%
201452750.96%
201352230.58%
201251981.57%
2011511-1-0.20%
20105120.00%