Towanda, Kansas Population 2020

1,458

Towanda is a city located in Kansas. With a 2020 population of 1,458, it is the 145th largest city in Kansas and the 8804th largest city in the United States. Towanda is currently declining at a rate of -0.07% annually but its population has increased by 0.55% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,450 in 2010. Towanda reached it's highest population of 1,488 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Towanda has a population density of 1,595 people per square mile.

The average household income in Towanda is $63,960 with a poverty rate of 9.98%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $794 per month, and the median house value is $83,900. The median age in Towanda is 32.6 years, 30.8 years for males, and 33.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 98.8 males.

Towanda Demographics

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

  • White: 94.12%
  • Two or more races: 5.11%
  • Native American: 0.46%
  • Other race: 0.31%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Towanda, Kansas is 1,458, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,460.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,450.

Towanda, Kansas Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,21694.12%
Two or More Races665.11%
American Indian and Alaska Native60.46%
Some Other Race40.31%

Towanda Population Pyramid 2020

Towanda Median Age

32.6


Total

30.8


Male

33.7


Female

Towanda Adults

There are 852 adults, (159 of whom are seniors) in Towanda.

Towanda Age Dependency

86.4

Age Dependency Ratio

22.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

63.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Towanda Sex Ratio

Female

650

50.31%

Male

642

49.69%

Towanda Households and Families

Towanda Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Towanda Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female88.5%11.5%
Married86.2%13.8%
All84.5%15.5%
Male84.2%15.8%
Non Family80%20%

84.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4462.984.5
Married2763.6886.2
Non Family1251.180
Female263.2388.5
Male192.7984.2

3.54

Average Family Size

2.9

Average Household Size

3.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Towanda Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade131.72%
9th to 12th Grade222.90%
High School Graduate20527.04%
Some College28938.13%
Associates Degree10313.59%
Bachelors Degree8511.21%
Graduate Degree415.41%

Towanda Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White725690119
Multiple Races14144
Hispanic1313
Native American663
Other Race44

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 50.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,083$47,283$26,071
Less Than High School$58,750$58,750$
High School Grad$$48,438$
Some College$34,148$45,000$25,078
Bachelors Degree$41,250$74,167$27,500
Graduate Degree$71,250$67,083$71,875

$37,083

Average Earnings

$47,283

Average Male

$26,071

Average Female

Towanda Language

Towanda Language by Age

Towanda Language

99.33% of Towanda residents speak only English, while 0.67% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.42% of the population.

Towanda Poverty

Towanda Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,207967.95%
Multiple663350.00%

9.98%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.26%

Male Poverty Rate

11.69%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Towanda

The race most likely to be in poverty in Towanda is Multiple, with 50.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Towanda is White, with 7.95% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.13%. Among those working part-time, it was 7.80%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 10.54%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School37.14%
High School9.27%
Bachelors or Greater5.56%
Some College3.57%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed20.00%
Female Employed6.37%
Male Employed4.20%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Towanda Income

Towanda Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$57,000$63,960
Families$64,875$72,678
Married Families$67,500-
Non Families$30,972$38,426

Towanda Marital Status

Towanda Marital Status

Marriage Rates

62.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

65.8%

Male Marriage Rate

60.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Towanda Married by Age and Sex

Towanda Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Towanda Marital Status by Race

Towanda Veterans

47

Number of Veterans

47

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam19
Korea9
Second Gulf War8
World War II2
First Gulf War

$Towanda Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.17%

Veteran Disability Rate

Towanda Employment Status

66.4%

Labor Force Participation

60.8%

Employment Rate

8.4%

Unemployment Rate

Towanda 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

77.01%

Born in Kansas

99.77%

Native Born

0.23%

Foreign Born

0.23%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.77% of Towanda residents were born in the United States, with 77.01% having been born in Kansas. 0.23% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20201,458-1-0.07%
20191,459-1-0.07%
20181,460-9-0.61%
20171,469-1-0.07%
20161,47040.27%
20151,4660.00%
20141,466-3-0.20%
20131,469-10-0.68%
20121,479-5-0.34%
20111,484-4-0.27%
20101,4880.00%