Syracuse, Kansas Population 2021

1,910
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Syracuse is a city located in Hamilton County Kansas. Syracuse has a 2020 population of 1,910. It is also the county seat of Hamilton County. Syracuse is currently declining at a rate of -2.45% annually and its population has decreased by -10.87% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,143 in 2010. Syracuse reached it's highest population of 2,143 in 2010.

The average household income in Syracuse is $55,374 with a poverty rate of 11.77%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $665 per month, and the median house value is $81,700. The median age in Syracuse is 34.6 years, 32.2 years for males, and 35.6 years for females.

Syracuse Demographics

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

  • White: 88.89%
  • Black or African American: 6.52%
  • Other race: 3.88%
  • Two or more races: 0.71%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Syracuse, Kansas is 1,910 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,054.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,143.

Syracuse, Kansas Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,88188.89%
Black or African American1386.52%
Some Other Race823.88%
Two or More Races150.71%
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Syracuse Population by Race

Syracuse Population Pyramid $2021

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Syracuse Median Age

34.6


Total

32.2


Male

35.6


Female

Syracuse Adults

There are 1,536 adults, (227 of whom are seniors) in Syracuse.

Syracuse Age Dependency

61.7

Age Dependency Ratio

17.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Syracuse Sex Ratio

Female

974

46.03%

Male

1,142

53.97%

Syracuse Population by Age

Syracuse Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Syracuse Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female89.7%10.3%
Married80.2%19.8%
All75.8%24.2%
Non Family69.9%30.1%
Male0%100%

75.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Syracuse Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7302.975.8
Married3733.6580.2
Non Family2891.1669.9
Female586.5389.7
Male103.90

3.82

Average Family Size

2.9

Average Household Size

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Syracuse Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1299.67%
9th to 12th Grade14811.09%
High School Graduate52739.51%
Some College20815.59%
Associates Degree936.97%
Bachelors Degree17713.27%
Graduate Degree523.90%
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Syracuse Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Syracuse Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White863806186
Hispanic41319643
Black87606
Other Race52424
2+ Races77

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 21.55%.

Syracuse Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$38,260$44,954$28,947
Less Than 9th Grade$38,083$39,250$16,250
High School Graduate$36,384$51,816$25,795
Some College$36,700$38,864$36,100
Bachelors Degree$40,150$41,250$39,489
Graduate Degree$61,667$52,813$78,523

$38,260

Average Earnings

$44,954

Average Male

$28,947

Average Female

Syracuse Earnings by Educational Attainment

Syracuse Language by Age

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Syracuse Language

73.20% of Syracuse residents speak only English, while 26.80% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 26.80% of the population.

Syracuse Language

Syracuse Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic72212617.45%
White1,3281239.26%
Other82910.98%

11.77%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.63%

Male Poverty Rate

14.27%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Syracuse

The race most likely to be in poverty in Syracuse is Hispanic, with 17.45% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Syracuse is White, with 9.26% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.20%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.04%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.18%.

Syracuse Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade15.88%
High School10.25%
Some College4.98%
Bachelors or Greater2.18%

Syracuse Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed6.88%
Male Employed5.57%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Syracuse Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Syracuse Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$50,616$55,374
Families$53,869$64,284
Married Families$54,940-
Non Families$32,235$38,238
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Income by Household Type

Syracuse Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

47.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.4%

Male Marriage Rate

44.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Syracuse Married by Age and Sex

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Syracuse 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.

Syracuse Marital Status by Race

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Syracuse Marital Status

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118

Number of Veterans

114

Male Veterans

4

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Korea15
Vietnam10
First Gulf War7
Second Gulf War3
World War II

Syracuse Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
55 to 6452
75+27
35 to 5423
65 to 7416
18 to 34

Syracuse Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White674.98%
Black4842.48%
Hispanic30.59%
Other Race34.29%

Syracuse Veterans by Race

Syracuse Veterans by Education

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1.69%

Veteran Poverty Rate

19.49%

Veteran Disability Rate

Syracuse Veterans by Education

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67.6%

Labor Force Participation

67%

Employment Rate

0.8%

Unemployment Rate

Syracuse Employment by Age

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Syracuse Employment by Race

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Syracuse 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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54.02%

Born in Syracuse

83.32%

Native Born

16.68%

Foreign Born

12.62%

Non Citizen

4.06%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

83.32% of Syracuse residents were born in the United States, with 54.02% having been born in Kansas. 12.62% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Syracuse Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,910-48-2.45%
20201,958-48-2.39%
20192,006-48-2.34%
20182,054-11-0.53%
20172,065-17-0.82%
20162,082532.61%
20152,029-72-3.43%
20142,101311.50%
20132,070-27-1.29%
20122,097110.53%
20112,086-57-2.66%
20102,1430.00%

Syracuse Population by Year