Weir, Kansas Population 2021

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Weir is a city located in Cherokee County Kansas. With a 2020 population of 626, it is the 255th largest city in Kansas and the 12352nd largest city in the United States . Weir is currently declining at a rate of -0.79% annually and its population has decreased by -8.75% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 686 in 2010. Weir reached it's highest population of 683 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Weir has a population density of 654 people per square mile.

The average household income in Weir is $41,230 with a poverty rate of 21.86%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $545 per month, and the median house value is $52,600. The median age in Weir is 36.6 years, 35.1 years for males, and 46.1 years for females.

Weir Demographics

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

  • White: 97.72%
  • Two or more races: 2.12%
  • Native American: 0.15%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Weir, Kansas is 626 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 641.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 686.

Weir, Kansas Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White64497.72%
Two or More Races142.12%
American Indian and Alaska Native10.15%
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Weir Population by Race

Weir Population Pyramid $2021

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Weir Median Age

36.6


Total

35.1


Male

46.1


Female

Weir Adults

There are 531 adults, (113 of whom are seniors) in Weir.

Weir Age Dependency

57.7

Age Dependency Ratio

27

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Weir Sex Ratio

Female

340

51.59%

Male

319

48.41%

Weir Population by Age

Weir Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Weir Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85%15%
All72.9%27.1%
Non Family66.7%33.3%
Female63.2%36.8%
Male30.8%69.2%

72.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Weir Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2882.2972.9
Non Family129066.7
Married1273.5285
Female192.7963.2
Male132.3130.8

3.16

Average Family Size

2.29

Average Household Size

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Weir Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade204.57%
9th to 12th Grade6113.93%
High School Graduate16738.13%
Some College7717.58%
Associates Degree5011.42%
Bachelors Degree357.99%
Graduate Degree286.39%
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Weir Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Weir Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White42534662
2+ Races99
Hispanic31
Native American111

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%.

Weir Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,429$31,250$22,143
Less Than 9th Grade$11,875$13,750$
High School Graduate$26,250$35,114$
Some College$26,667$31,250$23,125
Bachelors Degree$46,563$47,188$42,000
Graduate Degree$50,250$$

$26,429

Average Earnings

$31,250

Average Male

$22,143

Average Female

Weir Earnings by Educational Attainment

Weir Language by Age

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Weir Language

100.00% of Weir residents speak only English, while 0.00% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.00% of the population.

Weir Language

Weir Poverty by Race

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21.86%

Overall Poverty Rate

21.20%

Male Poverty Rate

22.49%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Weir

The race most likely to be in poverty in Weir is White, with 22.56% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Weir is White, with 22.56% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 8.95%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.18%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.58%.

Weir Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade37.04%
Some College18.90%
High School11.38%
Bachelors or Greater9.52%

Weir Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed36.36%
Male Employed14.79%
Male Unemployed10.00%
Female Employed7.09%

Weir Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Weir Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$33,500$41,230
Families$50,625$53,997
Married Families$52,188-
Non Families$17,386$24,640
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Income by Household Type

Weir Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

46.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.5%

Male Marriage Rate

39.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Weir Married by Age and Sex

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Weir 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.

Weir Marital Status by Race

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Weir Marital Status

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27

Number of Veterans

27

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War15
Vietnam6
World War II2
Korea
Second Gulf War

Weir Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 5419
65 to 746
75+2
55 to 64
18 to 34

Weir Veterans by Age

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Weir Veterans by Race

Weir Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

48.15%

Veteran Disability Rate

Weir Veterans by Education

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55.7%

Labor Force Participation

49.9%

Employment Rate

10.3%

Unemployment Rate

Weir Employment by Age

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Weir Employment by Race

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Weir 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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63.13%

Born in Weir

99.70%

Native Born

0.30%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.30%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.70% of Weir residents were born in the United States, with 63.13% 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 Latin America.

Weir Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2021626-5-0.79%
2020631-5-0.79%
2019636-5-0.78%
2018641-3-0.47%
2017644-1-0.16%
2016645-11-1.68%
2015656-6-0.91%
2014662-4-0.60%
2013666-9-1.33%
2012675-3-0.44%
2011678-5-0.73%
20106830.00%

Weir Population by Year