Yates Center, Kansas Population 2021

1,273
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Yates Center is a city located in Woodson County Kansas. It is also the county seat of Woodson County. With a 2020 population of 1,273, it is the 160th largest city in Kansas and the 9328th largest city in the United States . Yates Center is currently declining at a rate of -1.85% annually and its population has decreased by -10.16% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,417 in 2010. Yates Center reached it's highest population of 1,426 in 2011. Spanning over 3 miles, Yates Center has a population density of 481 people per square mile.

The average household income in Yates Center is $55,194 with a poverty rate of 17.05%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $601 per month, and the median house value is $59,400. The median age in Yates Center is 44.6 years, 43.6 years for males, and 47.8 years for females.

Yates Center Demographics

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

  • White: 88.85%
  • Two or more races: 9.85%
  • Other race: 0.58%
  • Black or African American: 0.43%
  • Native American: 0.29%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Yates Center, Kansas is 1,273 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,345.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,417.

Yates Center, Kansas Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,22788.85%
Two or More Races1369.85%
Some Other Race80.58%
Black or African American60.43%
American Indian and Alaska Native40.29%
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Yates Center Population by Race

Yates Center Population Pyramid $2021

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Yates Center Median Age

44.6


Total

43.6


Male

47.8


Female

Yates Center Adults

There are 1,082 adults, (306 of whom are seniors) in Yates Center.

Yates Center Age Dependency

78

Age Dependency Ratio

39.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Yates Center Sex Ratio

Female

730

52.86%

Male

651

47.14%

Yates Center Population by Age

Yates Center Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Yates Center Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81.4%18.6%
All70.1%29.9%
Non Family67%33%
Male56.5%43.5%
Female47.5%52.5%

70.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Yates Center Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6422.1470.1
Non Family3211.167
Married2372.7981.4
Female614.5147.5
Male233.5756.5

2.92

Average Family Size

2.14

Average Household Size

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Yates Center Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade232.33%
9th to 12th Grade545.47%
High School Graduate37638.06%
Some College26927.23%
Associates Degree10510.63%
Bachelors Degree11711.84%
Graduate Degree444.45%
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Yates Center Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Yates Center Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White919844152
2+ Races49499
Hispanic109
Other Race88
Black65
Native American44

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 2+ races people with a rate of 18.37%.

Yates Center Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,295$34,625$25,270
Less Than 9th Grade$35,625$39,821$2,500
High School Graduate$24,107$27,625$21,111
Some College$27,197$36,154$25,625
Bachelors Degree$42,344$50,000$41,042
Graduate Degree$$$50,417

$27,295

Average Earnings

$34,625

Average Male

$25,270

Average Female

Yates Center Earnings by Educational Attainment

Yates Center Language by Age

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Yates Center Language

98.13% of Yates Center residents speak only English, while 1.88% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.64% of the population.

Yates Center Language

Yates Center Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,22015512.70%
Multiple1186756.78%
Black55100.00%
Native44100.00%

17.05%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.12%

Male Poverty Rate

20.41%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Yates Center

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Yates Center is White, with 12.70% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.43%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.88%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.89%.

Yates Center Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade32.00%
High School14.75%
Some College10.75%
Bachelors or Greater6.21%

Yates Center Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed100.00%
Female Unemployed12.82%
Male Employed7.97%
Female Employed7.95%

Yates Center Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Yates Center Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$38,077$55,194
Families$65,139$74,872
Married Families$71,518-
Non Families$26,250$32,706
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Income by Household Type

Yates Center Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

45.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.4%

Male Marriage Rate

43.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Yates Center Married by Age and Sex

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Yates Center 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.

Yates Center Marital Status by Race

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Yates Center Marital Status

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116

Number of Veterans

116

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War43
Vietnam33
Second Gulf War29
Korea4
World War II

Yates Center Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 5437
65 to 7426
75+25
55 to 6421
18 to 347

Yates Center Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White10710.59%
2+ Races916.67%

Yates Center Veterans by Race

Yates Center Veterans by Education

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3.51%

Veteran Poverty Rate

42.98%

Veteran Disability Rate

Yates Center Veterans by Education

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62.2%

Labor Force Participation

57.6%

Employment Rate

7.5%

Unemployment Rate

Yates Center Employment by Age

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Yates Center Employment by Race

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Yates Center 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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77.91%

Born in Yates Center

99.64%

Native Born

0.36%

Foreign Born

0.07%

Non Citizen

0.29%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.64% of Yates Center residents were born in the United States, with 77.91% having been born in Kansas. 0.07% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Yates Center Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,273-24-1.85%
20201,297-24-1.82%
20191,321-24-1.78%
20181,345161.20%
20171,329-28-2.06%
20161,357151.12%
20151,342-21-1.54%
20141,363-14-1.02%
20131,377-28-1.99%
20121,405-21-1.47%
20111,42670.49%
20101,4190.00%

Yates Center Population by Year