Sedan, Kansas Population 2021

1,231
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Sedan is a city located in Chautauqua County Kansas. Sedan has a 2020 population of 1,231. It is also the county seat of Chautauqua County. Sedan is currently declining at a rate of -1.60% annually and its population has decreased by -13.74% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,427 in 2010. Sedan reached it's highest population of 1,427 in 2010.

The average household income in Sedan is $50,757 with a poverty rate of 16.34%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $626 per month, and the median house value is $46,600. The median age in Sedan is 42.3 years, 35.6 years for males, and 51.3 years for females.

Sedan Demographics

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

  • White: 91.60%
  • Native American: 4.29%
  • Two or more races: 3.84%
  • Black or African American: 0.27%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Sedan, Kansas is 1,231 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,291.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,427.

Sedan, Kansas Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,02591.60%
American Indian and Alaska Native484.29%
Two or More Races433.84%
Black or African American30.27%
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Sedan Population by Race

Sedan Population Pyramid $2021

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Sedan Median Age

42.3


Total

35.6


Male

51.3


Female

Sedan Adults

There are 872 adults, (325 of whom are seniors) in Sedan.

Sedan Age Dependency

104.6

Age Dependency Ratio

59.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Sedan Sex Ratio

Female

536

47.90%

Male

583

52.10%

Sedan Population by Age

Sedan Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Sedan Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.7%14.3%
All74.6%25.4%
Non Family72.4%27.6%
Male60%40%
Female40.9%59.1%

74.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Sedan Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5122.0974.6
Non Family2501.172.4
Married2032.9685.7
Female443.1640.9
Male153.5360

2.94

Average Family Size

2.09

Average Household Size

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Sedan Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade293.55%
9th to 12th Grade8210.04%
High School Graduate32339.53%
Some College14918.24%
Associates Degree8510.40%
Bachelors Degree10813.22%
Graduate Degree415.02%
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Sedan Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Sedan Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White762659135
2+ Races302714
Native American2520

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 90.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 46.67%.

Sedan Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,188$31,354$24,398
Less Than 9th Grade$23,819$24,375$
High School Graduate$25,089$32,917$18,542
Some College$29,875$51,339$28,000
Bachelors Degree$28,750$31,500$21,875
Graduate Degree$$$41,000

$27,188

Average Earnings

$31,354

Average Male

$24,398

Average Female

Sedan Earnings by Educational Attainment

Sedan Language by Age

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Sedan Language

99.14% of Sedan residents speak only English, while 0.86% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 0.86% of the population.

Sedan Language

Sedan Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White96215916.53%
Multiple431227.91%
Black33100.00%

16.34%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.82%

Male Poverty Rate

15.81%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Sedan

The race most likely to be in poverty in Sedan is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Sedan is White, with 16.53% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.13%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.57%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.17%.

Sedan Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade14.29%
Some College11.61%
High School11.33%
Bachelors or Greater10.74%

Sedan Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed41.67%
Male Unemployed25.71%
Female Employed14.23%
Male Employed5.53%

Sedan Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Sedan Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$39,444$50,757
Families$53,472$68,697
Married Families$59,875-
Non Families$23,125$29,718
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Income by Household Type

Sedan Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

45.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.2%

Male Marriage Rate

43.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Sedan Married by Age and Sex

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Sedan Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Sedan Marital Status by Race

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Sedan Marital Status

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86

Number of Veterans

86

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam22
Second Gulf War14
World War II13
Korea12
First Gulf War11

Sedan Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+48
65 to 7419
18 to 349
35 to 548
55 to 642

Sedan Veterans by Age

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Sedan Veterans by Race

Sedan Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

49.35%

Veteran Disability Rate

Sedan Veterans by Education

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58.8%

Labor Force Participation

53.5%

Employment Rate

9%

Unemployment Rate

Sedan Employment by Age

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Sedan Employment by Race

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Sedan 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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56.30%

Born in Sedan

99.55%

Native Born

0.45%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.45%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.55% of Sedan residents were born in the United States, with 56.30% 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 North America.

Sedan Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,231-20-1.60%
20201,251-20-1.57%
20191,271-20-1.55%
20181,291-5-0.39%
20171,296-18-1.37%
20161,314-11-0.83%
20151,325-26-1.92%
20141,351-29-2.10%
20131,380-12-0.86%
20121,392-19-1.35%
20111,411-16-1.12%
20101,4270.00%

Sedan Population by Year