Sylvia, Kansas Population 2021

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Sylvia is a city located in Reno County Kansas. Sylvia has a 2020 population of 293. Sylvia is currently declining at a rate of -0.68% annually and its population has decreased by -5.79% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 311 in 2010. Sylvia reached it's highest population of 311 in 2010.

The average household income in Sylvia is $64,980 with a poverty rate of 7.98%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $392 per month, and the median house value is $31,800. The median age in Sylvia is 52.3 years, 55.5 years for males, and 49.8 years for females.

Sylvia Demographics

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

  • White: 92.64%
  • Other race: 4.91%
  • Two or more races: 1.84%
  • Native American: 0.61%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Sylvia, Kansas is 293 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 299.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 311.

Sylvia, Kansas Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White15192.64%
Some Other Race84.91%
Two or More Races31.84%
American Indian and Alaska Native10.61%
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Sylvia Population by Race

Sylvia Population Pyramid $2021

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Sylvia Median Age

52.3


Total

55.5


Male

49.8


Female

Sylvia Adults

There are 137 adults, (44 of whom are seniors) in Sylvia.

Sylvia Age Dependency

75.3

Age Dependency Ratio

47.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

28

Child Dependency Ratio

Sylvia Sex Ratio

Female

72

44.17%

Male

91

55.83%

Sylvia Population by Age

Sylvia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Sylvia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female100%0%
Married100%0%
Non Family88.9%11.1%
All84.9%15.1%
Male25%75%

84.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Sylvia Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All861.984.9
Non Family361.0388.9
Married322.38100
Male123.1725
Female62100

2.46

Average Family Size

1.9

Average Household Size

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Sylvia Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade75.11%
9th to 12th Grade1410.22%
High School Graduate3525.55%
Some College4432.12%
Associates Degree75.11%
Bachelors Degree2820.44%
Graduate Degree21.46%
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Sylvia Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Sylvia Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White12310230
Hispanic1212
Other Race88
2+ Races33
Native American11

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 white people with a rate of 24.39%.

Sylvia Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,889$38,750$23,750
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$30,625$31,250$
Some College$$25,625$
Bachelors Degree$53,750$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$33,889

Average Earnings

$38,750

Average Male

$23,750

Average Female

Sylvia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Sylvia Language by Age

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Sylvia Language

89.44% of Sylvia residents speak only English, while 10.56% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 9.94% of the population.

Sylvia Language

Sylvia Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White14685.48%
Hispanic15533.33%

7.98%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.49%

Male Poverty Rate

11.11%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Sylvia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Sylvia is Hispanic, with 33.33% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Sylvia is White, with 5.48% 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 23.33%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 6.52%.

Sylvia Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade23.81%
High School14.29%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Some College0.00%

Sylvia Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Male Employed9.80%
Female Employed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Sylvia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Sylvia Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$47,500$64,980
Families$60,000$83,744
Married Families$69,583-
Non Families$34,167$37,639
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Income by Household Type

Sylvia Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

49.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.1%

Male Marriage Rate

51.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Sylvia Married by Age and Sex

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Sylvia Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Sylvia Marital Status by Race

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Sylvia Marital Status

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14

Number of Veterans

14

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Korea3
Vietnam3
World War II1
First Gulf War
Second Gulf War

Sylvia Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
55 to 647
75+5
65 to 742
35 to 54
18 to 34

Sylvia Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White118.80%
2+ Races3100.00%
Hispanic216.67%

Sylvia Veterans by Race

Sylvia Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.57%

Veteran Disability Rate

Sylvia Veterans by Education

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61.6%

Labor Force Participation

58%

Employment Rate

5.9%

Unemployment Rate

Sylvia Employment by Age

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Sylvia Employment by Race

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Sylvia 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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56.44%

Born in Sylvia

94.48%

Native Born

5.52%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

5.52%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

94.48% of Sylvia residents were born in the United States, with 56.44% 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 Latin America.

Sylvia Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2021293-2-0.68%
2020295-2-0.67%
2019297-2-0.67%
2018299-2-0.66%
2017301-2-0.66%
2016303-2-0.66%
20153050.00%
2014305-3-0.97%
2013308-1-0.32%
2012309-1-0.32%
2011310-1-0.32%
20103110.00%

Sylvia Population by Year