Towanda, Kansas Population 2021

2,612
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Towanda is a city located in Butler County Kansas. Towanda has a 2020 population of 2,612. Towanda is currently declining at a rate of -0.15% annually and its population has decreased by -2.03% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,666 in 2010. Towanda reached it's highest population of 2,666 in 2010.

The average household income in Towanda is $75,726 with a poverty rate of 12.17%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $777 per month, and the median house value is $129,500. The median age in Towanda is 37.6 years, 35.3 years for males, and 40.6 years for females.

Towanda Demographics

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

  • White: 98.78%
  • Two or more races: 0.95%
  • Other race: 0.19%
  • Native American: 0.08%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Towanda, Kansas is 2,612 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,624.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,666.

Towanda, Kansas Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,59798.78%
Two or More Races250.95%
Some Other Race50.19%
American Indian and Alaska Native20.08%
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Towanda Population by Race

Towanda Population Pyramid $2021

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Towanda Median Age

37.6


Total

35.3


Male

40.6


Female

Towanda Adults

There are 1,789 adults, (420 of whom are seniors) in Towanda.

Towanda Age Dependency

92

Age Dependency Ratio

30.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

61.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Towanda Sex Ratio

Female

1,217

46.29%

Male

1,412

53.71%

Towanda Population by Age

Towanda Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Towanda Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married91.4%8.6%
Non Family87.2%12.8%
All84.4%15.6%
Female69.6%30.4%
Male26.6%73.4%

84.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Towanda Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9482.7784.4
Married5963.5391.4
Non Family2501.0487.2
Male792.3726.6
Female233.3569.6

3.39

Average Family Size

2.77

Average Household Size

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Towanda Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade221.34%
9th to 12th Grade311.89%
High School Graduate33020.09%
Some College57434.94%
Associates Degree23814.49%
Bachelors Degree34621.06%
Graduate Degree1026.21%
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Towanda Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Towanda Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,6191,566446
Hispanic1515
2+ Races77
Other Race55
Native American222

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 native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

Towanda Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$44,118$58,906$27,125
Less Than 9th Grade$59,688$59,688$
High School Graduate$36,000$60,833$16,667
Some College$42,692$52,770$35,313
Bachelors Degree$37,857$90,547$
Graduate Degree$56,563$$48,750

$44,118

Average Earnings

$58,906

Average Male

$27,125

Average Female

Towanda Earnings by Educational Attainment

Towanda Language by Age

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Towanda Language

99.32% of Towanda residents speak only English, while 0.68% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.56% of the population.

Towanda Language

Towanda Poverty by Race

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12.17%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.69%

Male Poverty Rate

12.74%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Towanda

The race most likely to be in poverty in Towanda is White, with 12.37% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Towanda is White, with 12.37% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.28%. Among those working part-time, it was 4.98%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 10.99%.

Towanda Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade22.64%
Some College7.76%
High School7.27%
Bachelors or Greater4.02%

Towanda Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed6.52%
Female Employed1.37%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Towanda Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Towanda Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$61,134$75,726
Families$77,778$90,395
Married Families$84,786-
Non Families$29,167$34,520
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Income by Household Type

Towanda Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

62.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

61.2%

Male Marriage Rate

64.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Towanda Married by Age and Sex

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Towanda 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.

Towanda Marital Status by Race

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Towanda Marital Status

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130

Number of Veterans

130

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War72
First Gulf War60
Vietnam32
Korea7
World War II

Towanda Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 5463
18 to 3428
55 to 6424
75+9
65 to 746

Towanda Veterans by Age

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Towanda Veterans by Race

Towanda Veterans by Education

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13.85%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.15%

Veteran Disability Rate

Towanda Veterans by Education

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60.1%

Labor Force Participation

58.6%

Employment Rate

2.6%

Unemployment Rate

Towanda Employment by Age

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Towanda Employment by Race

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Towanda 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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78.24%

Born in Towanda

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Towanda residents were born in the United States, with 78.24% 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 Europe.

Towanda Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20212,612-4-0.15%
20202,616-4-0.15%
20192,620-4-0.15%
20182,624-16-0.61%
20172,64020.08%
20162,63840.15%
20152,63470.27%
20142,627-5-0.19%
20132,632-12-0.45%
20122,644-14-0.53%
20112,658-8-0.30%
20102,6660.00%

Towanda Population by Year