Wakefield, Kansas Population 2020

916

Wakefield is a city located in Kansas. With a 2020 population of 916, it is the 205th largest city in Kansas and the 10686th largest city in the United States. Wakefield is currently declining at a rate of -0.87% annually and its population has decreased by -6.53% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 980 in 2010. Wakefield reached it's highest population of 979 in 2012. Spanning over 0 miles, Wakefield has a population density of 1,844 people per square mile.

The average household income in Wakefield is $74,353 with a poverty rate of 7.29%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $883 per month, and the median house value is $139,800. The median age in Wakefield is 35.7 years, 35.3 years for males, and 38.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 103.5 males.

Wakefield Demographics

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

  • White: 90.65%
  • Native American: 4.58%
  • Two or more races: 3.63%
  • Asian: 1.15%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Wakefield, Kansas is 916, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 932.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 980.

Wakefield, Kansas Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White95090.65%
American Indian and Alaska Native484.58%
Two or More Races383.63%
Asian121.15%

Wakefield Population Pyramid 2020

Wakefield Median Age

35.7


Total

35.3


Male

38.5


Female

Wakefield Adults

There are 807 adults, (132 of whom are seniors) in Wakefield.

Wakefield Age Dependency

55.3

Age Dependency Ratio

19.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Wakefield Sex Ratio

Female

515

49.14%

Male

533

50.86%

Wakefield Households and Families

Wakefield Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Wakefield Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married71.5%28.5%
Female68.6%31.4%
All68%32%
Non Family56.1%43.9%

68.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4162.4568
Married2352.9671.5
Non Family1141.156.1
Female513.268.6
Male162.13100

2.87

Average Family Size

2.45

Average Household Size

3.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Wakefield Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade40.56%
9th to 12th Grade253.49%
High School Graduate18425.70%
Some College19827.65%
Associates Degree10414.53%
Bachelors Degree12717.74%
Graduate Degree7410.34%

Wakefield Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White627598174
Native American484811
Multiple Races222216
Asian1212
Hispanic77

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 multiple races people with a rate of 72.73%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$42,443$55,833$31,313
Less Than High School$12,500$14,375$
High School Grad$47,917$62,500$22,778
Some College$40,500$52,604$27,411
Bachelors Degree$42,188$71,071$35,938
Graduate Degree$55,313$63,333$43,750

$42,443

Average Earnings

$55,833

Average Male

$31,313

Average Female

Wakefield Language

Wakefield Language by Age

Wakefield Language

95.12% of Wakefield residents speak only English, while 4.88% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 1.63% of the population.

Wakefield Poverty

Wakefield Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White899586.45%
Native48816.67%
Multiple38821.05%

7.29%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.05%

Male Poverty Rate

6.49%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wakefield

The race most likely to be in poverty in Wakefield is Multiple, with 21.05% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wakefield is White, with 6.45% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.80%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.90%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.92%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School33.33%
High School16.67%
Some College5.76%
Bachelors or Greater2.01%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed100.00%
Female Unemployed72.73%
Male Employed2.69%
Female Employed1.28%

Wakefield Income

Wakefield Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$65,536$74,353
Families$67,292$77,568
Married Families$82,063-
Non Families$37,222$59,631

Wakefield Marital Status

Wakefield Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.6%

Male Marriage Rate

55.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Wakefield Married by Age and Sex

Wakefield 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.

Wakefield Marital Status by Race

Wakefield Veterans

178

Number of Veterans

149

Male Veterans

29

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War67
First Gulf War66
Vietnam51
World War II2
Korea2

$Wakefield Veterans by Education

10.92%

Veteran Poverty Rate

21.84%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wakefield Employment Status

62.5%

Labor Force Participation

50.1%

Employment Rate

4.5%

Unemployment Rate

Wakefield 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

44.85%

Born in Kansas

97.14%

Native Born

2.86%

Foreign Born

1.34%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.14% of Wakefield residents were born in the United States, with 44.85% having been born in Kansas. 1.34% 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
2020916-8-0.87%
2019924-8-0.86%
20189320.00%
2017932-8-0.85%
2016940-25-2.59%
201596540.42%
2014961-7-0.72%
2013968-11-1.12%
201297910.10%
20119780.00%
20109780.00%