Ransom, Kansas Population 2020

252

Ransom is a city located in Kansas. With a 2020 population of 252, it is the 373rd largest city in Kansas and the 15944th largest city in the United States. Ransom is currently declining at a rate of -3.08% annually and its population has decreased by -14.29% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 294 in 2010. Ransom reached it's highest population of 294 in 2010. Spanning over 0 miles, Ransom has a population density of 718 people per square mile.

The average household income in Ransom is $58,030 with a poverty rate of 4.64%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $538 per month, and the median house value is $55,000. The median age in Ransom is 52.5 years, 54.8 years for males, and 50.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 87.5 males.

Ransom Demographics

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

  • White: 94.20%
  • Asian: 2.90%
  • Native American: 1.45%
  • Two or more races: 1.45%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Ransom, Kansas is 252, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 268.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 294.

Ransom, Kansas Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White32594.20%
Asian102.90%
Two or More Races51.45%
American Indian and Alaska Native51.45%

Ransom Population Pyramid 2020

Ransom Median Age

52.5


Total

54.8


Male

50.3


Female

Ransom Adults

There are 263 adults, (105 of whom are seniors) in Ransom.

Ransom Age Dependency

118.4

Age Dependency Ratio

66.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

51.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Ransom Sex Ratio

Female

184

53.33%

Male

161

46.67%

Ransom Households and Families

Ransom Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Ransom Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female100%0%
Non Family98.3%1.7%
All94.5%5.5%
Married93.3%6.7%
Male71.4%28.6%

94.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1642.194.5
Married902.6993.3
Non Family60098.3
Female73.43100
Male72.7171.4

2.74

Average Family Size

2.1

Average Household Size

0%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Ransom Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade10.38%
9th to 12th Grade134.94%
High School Graduate8833.46%
Some College10138.40%
Associates Degree238.75%
Bachelors Degree176.46%
Graduate Degree207.60%

Ransom Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White25323932
Multiple Races55
Native American555

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 native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,885$40,000$25,000
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$25,625$28,125$23,750
Some College$26,979$43,438$25,417
Bachelors Degree$33,125$41,563$2,500
Graduate Degree$55,000$67,250$25,625

$27,885

Average Earnings

$40,000

Average Male

$25,000

Average Female

Ransom Language

Ransom Language by Age

Ransom Language

97.16% of Ransom residents speak only English, while 2.84% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.89% of the population.

Ransom Poverty

Ransom Poverty by Race

4.64%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.21%

Male Poverty Rate

3.26%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Ransom

The race most likely to be in poverty in Ransom is White, with 4.98% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Ransom is White, with 4.98% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.77%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 11.11%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School14.29%
High School10.23%
Some College4.03%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed2.56%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed4.55%

Ransom Income

Ransom Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$46,000$58,030
Families$56,591$74,701
Married Families$56,818-
Non Families$22,500$29,133

Ransom Marital Status

Ransom Marital Status

Marriage Rates

67.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

74.6%

Male Marriage Rate

60.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Ransom Married by Age and Sex

Ransom Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 20-34, while the female age group most likely to be married is 20-34.

Ransom Marital Status by Race

Ransom Veterans

23

Number of Veterans

21

Male Veterans

2

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Korea6
Vietnam6
First Gulf War5
World War II1
Second Gulf War
Age Group Veterans
75+12
65 to 746
35 to 545
55 to 64
18 to 34
Name Veterans % of Total
White218.30%
2 or More240.00%

$Ransom Veterans by Education

13.04%

Veteran Poverty Rate

43.48%

Veteran Disability Rate

Ransom Employment Status

62.4%

Labor Force Participation

62.4%

Employment Rate

0%

Unemployment Rate

Ransom 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

78.26%

Born in Kansas

97.10%

Native Born

2.90%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.10% of Ransom residents were born in the United States, with 78.26% having been born in Kansas. 0.00% 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
2020252-8-3.08%
2019260-8-2.99%
2018268-3-1.11%
2017271-8-2.87%
2016279-5-1.76%
2015284-6-2.07%
2014290-1-0.34%
20132910.00%
2012291-3-1.02%
20112940.00%
20102940.00%