Whitewater, Kansas Population 2021

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Whitewater is a city located in Butler County Kansas. With a 2020 population of 715, it is the 236th largest city in Kansas and the 11790th largest city in the United States . Whitewater is currently declining at a rate of -0.42% annually and its population has decreased by -0.42% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 718 in 2010. Whitewater reached it's highest population of 738 in 2010. Spanning over 0 miles, Whitewater has a population density of 1,740 people per square mile.

The average household income in Whitewater is $73,711 with a poverty rate of 7.83%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $750 per month, and the median house value is $107,100. The median age in Whitewater is 34.2 years, 27.9 years for males, and 39.9 years for females.

Whitewater Demographics

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

  • White: 93.96%
  • Two or more races: 4.50%
  • Black or African American: 0.77%
  • Native American: 0.39%
  • Asian: 0.39%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Whitewater, Kansas is 715 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 724.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 718.

Whitewater, Kansas Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White73193.96%
Two or More Races354.50%
Black or African American60.77%
Asian30.39%
American Indian and Alaska Native30.39%
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Whitewater Population by Race

Whitewater Population Pyramid $2021

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Whitewater Median Age

34.2


Total

27.9


Male

39.9


Female

Whitewater Adults

There are 580 adults, (118 of whom are seniors) in Whitewater.

Whitewater Age Dependency

68.4

Age Dependency Ratio

25.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Whitewater Sex Ratio

Female

361

46.40%

Male

417

53.60%

Whitewater Population by Age

Whitewater Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Whitewater Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.9%15.1%
All74.7%25.3%
Female65.4%34.6%
Non Family43.2%56.8%
Male22.2%77.8%

74.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Whitewater Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2572.7974.7
Married1853.1784.9
Non Family371.1643.2
Female262.8165.4
Male91.6722.2

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Average Family Size

2.79

Average Household Size

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Whitewater Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade20.41%
9th to 12th Grade397.93%
High School Graduate13427.24%
Some College12124.59%
Associates Degree5711.59%
Bachelors Degree8016.26%
Graduate Degree5911.99%
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Whitewater Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Whitewater Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White467430123
2+ Races111111
Hispanic622
Native American33
Asian333
Black22

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Whitewater Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$42,885$52,266$28,750
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$33,125$$26,875
Some College$40,833$52,273$23,333
Bachelors Degree$48,125$55,417$33,125
Graduate Degree$60,833$52,083$63,750

$42,885

Average Earnings

$52,266

Average Male

$28,750

Average Female

Whitewater Earnings by Educational Attainment

Whitewater Language by Age

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Whitewater Language

98.31% of Whitewater residents speak only English, while 1.69% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.69% of the population.

Whitewater Language

Whitewater Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White660477.12%
Multiple35925.71%

7.83%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.53%

Male Poverty Rate

8.18%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Whitewater

The race most likely to be in poverty in Whitewater is Multiple, with 25.71% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Whitewater is White, with 7.12% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.99%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.27%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.88%.

Whitewater Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade26.09%
High School7.96%
Some College5.49%
Bachelors or Greater3.05%

Whitewater Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed80.00%
Male Unemployed50.00%
Female Employed4.83%
Male Employed3.66%

Whitewater Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Whitewater Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$63,487$73,711
Families$67,000$79,864
Married Families$80,375-
Non Families$24,688$30,238
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Income by Household Type

Whitewater Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

63.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

63.0%

Male Marriage Rate

63.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Whitewater Married by Age and Sex

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Whitewater 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 45-54.

Whitewater Marital Status by Race

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Whitewater Marital Status

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42

Number of Veterans

39

Male Veterans

3

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam6
First Gulf War5
World War II4
Second Gulf War3
Korea2

Whitewater Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+11
35 to 5411
65 to 7410
55 to 6410
18 to 34

Whitewater Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White427.55%
Hispanic433.33%

Whitewater Veterans by Race

Whitewater Veterans by Education

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9.52%

Veteran Poverty Rate

19.05%

Veteran Disability Rate

Whitewater Veterans by Education

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58.7%

Labor Force Participation

55.4%

Employment Rate

5.6%

Unemployment Rate

Whitewater Employment by Age

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Whitewater Employment by Race

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Whitewater 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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67.99%

Born in Whitewater

99.74%

Native Born

0.26%

Foreign Born

0.26%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.74% of Whitewater residents were born in the United States, with 67.99% having been born in Kansas. 0.26% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from North America.

Whitewater Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2021715-3-0.42%
2020718-3-0.42%
2019721-3-0.41%
2018724-4-0.55%
2017728-4-0.55%
201673260.83%
201572610.14%
2014725-4-0.55%
2013729-3-0.41%
20127320.00%
2011732-6-0.81%
20107380.00%

Whitewater Population by Year