Wetmore, Kansas Population 2021

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Wetmore is a city located in Nemaha County Kansas. Wetmore has a 2020 population of 513. Wetmore is currently growing at a rate of 0.79% annually and its population has increased by 1.18% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 507 in 2010. Wetmore reached it's highest population of 513 in 2021.

The average household income in Wetmore is $71,689 with a poverty rate of 13.33%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $700 per month, and the median house value is $77,900. The median age in Wetmore is 41.7 years, 41.9 years for males, and 41.6 years for females.

Wetmore Demographics

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

  • White: 93.10%
  • Two or more races: 3.91%
  • Native American: 0.92%
  • Black or African American: 0.69%
  • Asian: 0.69%
  • Other race: 0.69%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Wetmore, Kansas is 513 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 501.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 507.

Wetmore, Kansas Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White40593.10%
Two or More Races173.91%
American Indian and Alaska Native40.92%
Some Other Race30.69%
Asian30.69%
Black or African American30.69%
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Wetmore Population by Race

Wetmore Population Pyramid $2021

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Wetmore Median Age

41.7


Total

41.9


Male

41.6


Female

Wetmore Adults

There are 289 adults, (74 of whom are seniors) in Wetmore.

Wetmore Age Dependency

102.3

Age Dependency Ratio

34.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

67.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Wetmore Sex Ratio

Female

223

51.26%

Male

212

48.74%

Wetmore Population by Age

Wetmore Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Wetmore Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married94.4%5.6%
All75.6%24.4%
Female55.6%44.4%
Non Family51.9%48.1%
Male50%50%

75.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Wetmore Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1602.7275.6
Married893.3194.4
Non Family541.9351.9
Female9255.6
Male82.2550

3.12

Average Family Size

2.72

Average Household Size

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Wetmore Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade20.70%
9th to 12th Grade41.41%
High School Graduate12644.37%
Some College7325.70%
Associates Degree248.45%
Bachelors Degree4114.44%
Graduate Degree144.93%
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Wetmore Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Wetmore Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White27126552
Hispanic551
Native American441
Asian33
Other Race332
2+ Races11

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 other race people with a rate of 66.67%.

Wetmore Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,750$37,750$25,625
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$37,750$38,654$11,250
Some College$27,344$45,417$25,313
Bachelors Degree$$$28,125
Graduate Degree$80,750$$80,750

$31,750

Average Earnings

$37,750

Average Male

$25,625

Average Female

Wetmore Earnings by Educational Attainment

Wetmore Language by Age

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Wetmore Language

99.53% of Wetmore residents speak only English, while 0.47% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.47% of the population.

Wetmore Language

Wetmore Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4025513.68%
Black33100.00%

13.33%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.26%

Male Poverty Rate

14.35%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wetmore

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wetmore is White, with 13.68% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.41%. Among those working part-time, it was 6.25%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 36.43%.

Wetmore Poverty

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Name Poverty
High School17.46%
Bachelors or Greater3.64%
Some College0.00%
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%

Wetmore Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Employed4.95%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Wetmore Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Wetmore Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$51,250$71,689
Families$71,250$88,944
Married Families$79,063-
Non Families$37,667$37,815
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Income by Household Type

Wetmore Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

49.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.2%

Male Marriage Rate

50.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Wetmore Married by Age and Sex

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Wetmore 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 35-44.

Wetmore Marital Status by Race

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Wetmore Marital Status

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43

Number of Veterans

43

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam13
First Gulf War5
Second Gulf War5
World War II4
Korea2

Wetmore Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7417
55 to 6412
75+11
18 to 342
35 to 541

Wetmore Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White4315.58%
Hispanic116.67%

Wetmore Veterans by Race

Wetmore Veterans by Education

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13.95%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.56%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wetmore Veterans by Education

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56.9%

Labor Force Participation

55.5%

Employment Rate

2.4%

Unemployment Rate

Wetmore Employment by Age

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Wetmore Employment by Race

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Wetmore 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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77.01%

Born in Wetmore

98.16%

Native Born

1.84%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

1.84%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.16% of Wetmore residents were born in the United States, with 77.01% 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 Asia.

Wetmore Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202151340.79%
202050940.79%
201950540.80%
201850130.60%
2017498-2-0.40%
2016500-1-0.20%
2015501-1-0.20%
20145020.00%
201350210.20%
2012501-2-0.40%
2011503-4-0.79%
20105070.00%

Wetmore Population by Year