Thayer, Kansas Population 2021

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Thayer is a city located in Neosho County Kansas. With a 2020 population of 470, it is the 290th largest city in Kansas and the 13581st largest city in the United States . Thayer is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -5.43% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 497 in 2010. Thayer reached it's highest population of 495 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Thayer has a population density of 625 people per square mile.

The average household income in Thayer is $54,073 with a poverty rate of 16.37%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $584 per month, and the median house value is $67,100. The median age in Thayer is 40.3 years, 30 years for males, and 47.4 years for females.

Thayer Demographics

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

  • White: 86.96%
  • Two or more races: 11.51%
  • Black or African American: 0.51%
  • Native American: 0.51%
  • Asian: 0.51%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Thayer, Kansas is 470 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 470.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 497.

Thayer, Kansas Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White34086.96%
Two or More Races4511.51%
Asian20.51%
American Indian and Alaska Native20.51%
Black or African American20.51%
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Thayer Population by Race

Thayer Population Pyramid $2021

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Thayer Median Age

40.3


Total

30


Male

47.4


Female

Thayer Adults

There are 318 adults, (81 of whom are seniors) in Thayer.

Thayer Age Dependency

65

Age Dependency Ratio

34.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Thayer Sex Ratio

Female

185

47.31%

Male

206

52.69%

Thayer Population by Age

Thayer Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Thayer Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married80.3%19.7%
Female60%40%
All60%40%
Male44.4%55.6%
Non Family43.5%56.5%

60.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Thayer Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1852.1160
Non Family851.0443.5
Married762.8780.3
Female153.7360
Male93.2244.4

2.96

Average Family Size

2.11

Average Household Size

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Thayer Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade31.09%
9th to 12th Grade72.55%
High School Graduate12344.89%
Some College7828.47%
Associates Degree196.93%
Bachelors Degree207.30%
Graduate Degree248.76%
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Thayer Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Thayer Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White25724842
2+ Races13122
Hispanic99
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 16.34%.

Thayer Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,208$40,000$27,500
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$29,583$36,250$
Some College$35,750$41,250$27,917
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$49,063$53,750$40,833

$35,208

Average Earnings

$40,000

Average Male

$27,500

Average Female

Thayer Earnings by Educational Attainment

Thayer Language by Age

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Thayer Language

98.10% of Thayer residents speak only English, while 1.90% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 1.36% of the population.

Thayer Language

Thayer Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic3535100.00%
Multiple453373.33%
White337267.72%
Asian22100.00%

16.37%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.22%

Male Poverty Rate

24.32%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Thayer

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Thayer is White, with 7.72% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.49%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.03%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.89%.

Thayer Poverty

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Name Poverty
High School17.89%
Bachelors or Greater11.36%
Less Than 9th Grade10.00%
Some College7.22%

Thayer Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed33.33%
Female Employed10.94%
Male Employed7.14%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Thayer Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Thayer Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$45,625$54,073
Families$57,500$69,989
Married Families$58,889-
Non Families$26,250$34,109
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Income by Household Type

Thayer Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

47.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.2%

Male Marriage Rate

50.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Thayer Married by Age and Sex

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Thayer Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 20-34.

Thayer Marital Status by Race

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Thayer Marital Status

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23

Number of Veterans

23

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam11
World War II6
Korea2
First Gulf War
Second Gulf War

Thayer Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+15
55 to 645
65 to 743
35 to 54
18 to 34

Thayer Veterans by Age

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Thayer Veterans by Race

Thayer Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

78.26%

Veteran Disability Rate

Thayer Veterans by Education

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59.9%

Labor Force Participation

58.1%

Employment Rate

3.1%

Unemployment Rate

Thayer Employment by Age

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Thayer Employment by Race

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Thayer 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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82.86%

Born in Thayer

99.49%

Native Born

0.51%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.51%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.49% of Thayer residents were born in the United States, with 82.86% 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.

Thayer Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20214700.00%
20204700.00%
20194700.00%
2018470-2-0.42%
2017472-1-0.21%
2016473-4-0.84%
2015477-1-0.21%
2014478-6-1.24%
2013484-5-1.02%
2012489-4-0.81%
2011493-2-0.40%
20104950.00%

Thayer Population by Year