Sylvia, Kansas Population 2020

202

Sylvia is a city located in Kansas. With a 2020 population of 202, it is the 410th largest city in Kansas and the 16670th largest city in the United States. Sylvia is currently declining at a rate of -0.98% annually and its population has decreased by -7.34% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 218 in 2010. Sylvia reached it's highest population of 214 in 2010. Spanning over 0 miles, Sylvia has a population density of 698 people per square mile.

The average household income in Sylvia is $53,722 with a poverty rate of 5.28%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is $33,300. The median age in Sylvia is 30 years, 30.3 years for males, and 25.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 103.3 males.

Sylvia Demographics

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

  • White: 96.34%
  • Two or more races: 2.03%
  • Other race: 1.22%
  • Asian: 0.41%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Sylvia, Kansas is 202, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 206.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 218.

Sylvia, Kansas Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White23796.34%
Two or More Races52.03%
Some Other Race31.22%
Asian10.41%

Sylvia Population Pyramid 2020

Sylvia Median Age

30


Total

30.3


Male

25.8


Female

Sylvia Adults

There are 134 adults, (43 of whom are seniors) in Sylvia.

Sylvia Age Dependency

170.3

Age Dependency Ratio

47.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

123.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Sylvia Sex Ratio

Female

121

49.19%

Male

125

50.81%

Sylvia Households and Families

Sylvia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Sylvia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female100%0%
Married100%0%
All91.7%8.3%
Non Family81%19%
Male66.7%33.3%

91.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All723.4291.7
Married394.74100
Non Family211.181
Female62.17100
Male64.1766.7

4.27

Average Family Size

3.42

Average Household Size

5.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Sylvia Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade64.48%
9th to 12th Grade1914.18%
High School Graduate4634.33%
Some College3727.61%
Associates Degree1813.43%
Bachelors Degree42.99%
Graduate Degree42.99%

Sylvia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White122977
Hispanic77
Multiple Races55
Other Race33
Asian111

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,750$30,313$29,500
Less Than High School$21,250$$
High School Grad$23,750$25,000$
Some College$35,179$43,750$29,250
Bachelors Degree$42,500$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$29,750

Average Earnings

$30,313

Average Male

$29,500

Average Female

Sylvia Language

Sylvia Language by Age

Sylvia Language

97.39% of Sylvia residents speak only English, while 2.61% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.74% of the population.

Sylvia Poverty

Sylvia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic11763.64%
White23062.61%

5.28%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.20%

Male Poverty Rate

7.44%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Sylvia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Sylvia is Hispanic, with 63.64% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Sylvia is White, with 2.61% 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 20.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 4.26%.

Name Poverty
High School13.04%
Less Than High School12.00%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Some College0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Male Employed8.16%
Female Employed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Sylvia Income

Sylvia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$50,000$53,722
Families$60,625$66,480
Married Families$72,656-
Non Families$22,917$21,652

Sylvia Marital Status

Sylvia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

61.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

66.7%

Male Marriage Rate

57.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Sylvia Married by Age and Sex

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 20-34.

Sylvia Marital Status by Race

Sylvia Veterans

13

Number of Veterans

13

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Korea3
Vietnam3
World War II1
First Gulf War
Second Gulf War
Age Group Veterans
75+8
55 to 644
65 to 741
35 to 54
18 to 34
Name Veterans % of Total
White118.80%
2 or More240.00%
Hispanic114.29%

$Sylvia Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

61.54%

Veteran Disability Rate

Sylvia Employment Status

64.8%

Labor Force Participation

61.3%

Employment Rate

5.4%

Unemployment Rate

Sylvia 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

54.47%

Born in Kansas

98.78%

Native Born

1.22%

Foreign Born

0.41%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.78% of Sylvia residents were born in the United States, with 54.47% having been born in Kansas. 0.41% 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
2020202-2-0.98%
2019204-2-0.97%
2018206-1-0.48%
2017207-2-0.96%
2016209-2-0.95%
2015211-1-0.47%
2014212-1-0.47%
2013213-1-0.47%
201221410.47%
2011213-1-0.47%
20102140.00%