Whiting, Kansas Population 2021

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Whiting is a city located in Jackson County Kansas. With a 2020 population of 179, it is the 427th largest city in Kansas and the 16993rd largest city in the United States . Whiting is currently declining at a rate of -1.10% annually and its population has decreased by -4.28% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 187 in 2010. Whiting reached it's highest population of 188 in 2014. Spanning over 1 miles, Whiting has a population density of 178 people per square mile.

The average household income in Whiting is $52,583 with a poverty rate of 17.56%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $613 per month, and the median house value is $74,300. The median age in Whiting is 43.3 years, 36.7 years for males, and 47.5 years for females.

Whiting Demographics

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

  • White: 93.72%
  • Two or more races: 5.31%
  • Black or African American: 0.97%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Whiting, Kansas is 179 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 185.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 187.

Whiting, Kansas Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White19493.72%
Two or More Races115.31%
Black or African American20.97%
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Whiting Population by Race

Whiting Population Pyramid $2021

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Whiting Median Age

43.3


Total

36.7


Male

47.5


Female

Whiting Adults

There are 149 adults, (35 of whom are seniors) in Whiting.

Whiting Age Dependency

81.6

Age Dependency Ratio

30.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

50.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Whiting Sex Ratio

Female

91

43.96%

Male

116

56.04%

Whiting Population by Age

Whiting Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Whiting Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married100%0%
All85.1%14.9%
Non Family72.2%27.8%
Female40%60%

85.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Whiting Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All872.3885.1
Married452.87100
Non Family361.1972.2
Female56.640
Male12100

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Average Family Size

2.38

Average Household Size

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Whiting Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade10.72%
9th to 12th Grade107.19%
High School Graduate6345.32%
Some College3223.02%
Associates Degree117.91%
Bachelors Degree1913.67%
Graduate Degree32.16%
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Whiting Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Whiting Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White13412320
2+ Races332
Hispanic22

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 66.67%.

Whiting Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,500$36,250$26,042
Less Than 9th Grade$36,250$41,250$
High School Graduate$31,250$47,500$25,000
Some College$25,536$26,667$
Bachelors Degree$45,000$43,125$57,917
Graduate Degree$$$

$30,500

Average Earnings

$36,250

Average Male

$26,042

Average Female

Whiting Earnings by Educational Attainment

Whiting Language by Age

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Whiting Language

100.00% of Whiting 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.

Whiting Language

Whiting Poverty by Race

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17.56%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.42%

Male Poverty Rate

16.48%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Whiting

The race most likely to be in poverty in Whiting is White, with 18.95% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Whiting is White, with 18.95% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.90%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.67%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.09%.

Whiting Poverty

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Name Poverty
High School17.46%
Bachelors or Greater9.09%
Less Than 9th Grade9.09%
Some College4.65%

Whiting Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed4.17%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed5.88%

Whiting Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Whiting Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$45,208$52,583
Families$55,750$62,261
Married Families$56,250-
Non Families$33,333$35,536
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Income by Household Type

Whiting Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

59.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

62.7%

Male Marriage Rate

56.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Whiting Married by Age and Sex

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Whiting 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.

Whiting Marital Status by Race

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Whiting Marital Status

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Number of Veterans

11

Male Veterans

2

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam9
First Gulf War2
Second Gulf War2
World War II
Korea

Whiting Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 746
75+4
35 to 542
55 to 641
18 to 34

Whiting Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White128.22%
2+ Races133.33%

Whiting Veterans by Race

Whiting Veterans by Education

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15.38%

Veteran Poverty Rate

7.69%

Veteran Disability Rate

Whiting Veterans by Education

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65.4%

Labor Force Participation

64.7%

Employment Rate

1%

Unemployment Rate

Whiting Employment by Age

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Whiting Employment by Race

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Whiting 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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66.18%

Born in Whiting

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Whiting residents were born in the United States, with 66.18% 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.

Whiting Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2021179-2-1.10%
2020181-2-1.09%
2019183-2-1.08%
201818510.54%
20171840.00%
2016184-1-0.54%
2015185-3-1.60%
201418821.08%
201318610.54%
2012185-1-0.54%
2011186-1-0.53%
20101870.00%

Whiting Population by Year