Wakarusa, Kansas Population 2020

257

Wakarusa is a city located in Kansas. Wakarusa has a 2020 population of 257. Wakarusa is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -1.15% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 260 in 2010. Wakarusa reached it's highest population of 398 in 2014.

The average household income in Wakarusa is $70,936 with a poverty rate of 5.45%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is $133,300. The median age in Wakarusa is 53.2 years, 53.4 years for males, and 32.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 116.0 males.

Wakarusa Demographics

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

  • White: 91.44%
  • Two or more races: 8.56%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Wakarusa, Kansas is 257, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 257.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 260.

Wakarusa, Kansas Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White23591.44%
Two or More Races228.56%

Wakarusa Population Pyramid 2020

Wakarusa Median Age

53.2


Total

53.4


Male

32.7


Female

Wakarusa Adults

There are 200 adults, (58 of whom are seniors) in Wakarusa.

Wakarusa Age Dependency

81

Age Dependency Ratio

40.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Wakarusa Sex Ratio

Female

119

46.30%

Male

138

53.70%

Wakarusa Households and Families

Wakarusa Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Wakarusa Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family100%0%
Married100%0%
All83.7%16.3%
Female0%0%
Male0%100%

83.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All982.6283.7
Married622.92100
Non Family200100
Male163.50
Female00

2.9

Average Family Size

2.62

Average Household Size

10.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Wakarusa Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade31.61%
9th to 12th Grade158.06%
High School Graduate6534.95%
Some College4926.34%
Associates Degree0.00%
Bachelors Degree2010.75%
Graduate Degree3418.28%

Wakarusa Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White16114654
Multiple Races2222
Hispanic3

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 33.54%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$49,583$60,417$36,750
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$46,750$$
Some College$54,583$72,917$
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$49,167$$

$49,583

Average Earnings

$60,417

Average Male

$36,750

Average Female

Wakarusa Language

Wakarusa Language by Age

Wakarusa Language

98.71% of Wakarusa residents speak only English, while 1.29% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.29% of the population.

Wakarusa Poverty

Wakarusa Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White232114.74%
Hispanic33100.00%

5.45%

Overall Poverty Rate

0.00%

Male Poverty Rate

11.76%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wakarusa

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wakarusa is White, with 4.74% 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 0.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.42%.

Name Poverty
High School16.92%
Less Than High School16.67%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Some College0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Wakarusa Income

Wakarusa Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$75,833$70,936
Families$80,500$79,700
Married Families$86,250-
Non Families--

Wakarusa Marital Status

Wakarusa Marital Status

Marriage Rates

62.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

60.4%

Male Marriage Rate

64.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Wakarusa Married by Age and Sex

Wakarusa 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 55-64.

Wakarusa Marital Status by Race

Wakarusa Veterans

17

Number of Veterans

17

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam17
World War II
Korea
First Gulf War
Second Gulf War
Age Group Veterans
65 to 7417
75+
55 to 64
35 to 54
18 to 34

$Wakarusa Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

0.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wakarusa Employment Status

58%

Labor Force Participation

58%

Employment Rate

0%

Unemployment Rate

Wakarusa 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

87.55%

Born in Kansas

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

100.00% of Wakarusa residents were born in the United States, with 87.55% 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.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20202570.00%
20192570.00%
2018257187.53%
2017239-77-24.37%
2016316-7-2.17%
2015323-75-18.84%
20143985616.37%
201334272.09%
20123354214.33%
20112933312.69%
20102600.00%