Allen County, Kansas Population 2020

Allen County, Kansas's estimated population is 12,518 with a growth rate of -0.92% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Allen County, Kansas is the 36th largest county in Kansas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201812,444-74-0.59%
201712,518-116-0.92%
201612,634-28-0.22%
201512,662-228-1.77%
201412,890-177-1.35%
201313,067-238-1.79%
201213,305-43-0.32%
201113,348-15-0.11%
201013,363-1,275-8.71%
199014,638-1,016-6.49%
198015,6546114.06%
197015,043-1,326-8.10%
196016,369-1,818-10.00%
195018,187-1,687-8.49%
194019,874-1,517-7.09%
193021,391-2,118-9.01%
192023,509-4,131-14.95%
191027,6408,13341.69%
190019,5075,99844.40%
189013,5092,20619.52%
188011,3034,28160.97%
18707,0223,940127.84%
18603,0820.00%

How Many People Live in Allen County, Kansas?

12,518

Allen County, Kansas Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White11,81893.57%
Two or More Races4723.74%
Black or African American1881.49%
Asian760.60%
American Indian and Alaska Native350.28%
Some Other Race320.25%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander90.07%

Allen County, Kansas Population Pyramid 2020

Allen County, Kansas Median Age

41.8


Total

39.1


Male

44.9


Female

Allen County, Kansas Adults

There are 9,755 adults, (2,569 of whom are seniors) in Allen County, Kansas.

Allen County, Kansas Age Dependency

75.8

Age Dependency Ratio

35.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40

Child Dependency Ratio

Allen County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

6,349

50.27%

Male

6,281

49.73%

Allen County, Kansas Households and Families

Allen County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Allen County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.7%13.3%
All71.1%28.9%
Non Family58.6%41.4%
Female53.9%46.1%
Male44.9%55.1%

71.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,2892.3171.1
Married2,4973.0386.7
Non Family2,1691.2858.6
Female5163.0853.9
Male1072.6744.9

2.92

Average Family Size

2.31

Average Household Size

5.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Allen County, Kansas Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2482.89%
9th to 12th Grade4495.22%
High School Graduate2,91833.95%
Some College2,29226.67%
Associates Degree93010.82%
Bachelors Degree1,09612.75%
Graduate Degree6617.69%

Allen County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White7,9997,3881,602
Hispanic21616777
Multiple Races20619428
Black12810931
Asian25216
Other Race237
Native American181813

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 72.22%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,424$36,762$24,134
Less Than High School$25,313$28,929$
High School Grad$26,244$30,453$20,857
Some College$29,441$40,750$21,671
Bachelors Degree$40,542$49,286$36,344
Graduate Degree$50,272$57,604$46,579

$30,424

Average Earnings

$36,762

Average Male

$24,134

Average Female

Allen County, Kansas Language

Allen County, Kansas Language by Age

Allen County, Kansas Language

97.79% of Allen County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 2.21% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.20% of the population.

Allen County, Kansas Poverty

Allen County, Kansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White10,9971,68315.30%
Multiple47019942.34%
Hispanic3905213.33%
Asian704970.00%
Black1482617.57%
Other2328.70%

16.46%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.83%

Male Poverty Rate

18.10%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Allen County, Kansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Allen County, Kansas is Asian, with 70.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Allen County, Kansas is Other, with 8.70% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.60%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.49%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.41%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School27.16%
Some College14.88%
High School13.26%
Bachelors or Greater5.95%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed40.74%
Female Unemployed31.09%
Female Employed8.77%
Male Employed5.19%

Allen County, Kansas Income

Allen County, Kansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$42,679$54,347
Families$58,793$69,491
Married Families$68,188-
Non Families$25,317$31,018

Allen County, Kansas Marital Status

Allen County, Kansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

50.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.7%

Male Marriage Rate

51.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Allen County, Kansas Married by Age and Sex

Allen County, Kansas 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.

Allen County, Kansas Marital Status by Race

Allen County, Kansas Veterans

982

Number of Veterans

918

Male Veterans

64

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam392
First Gulf War126
Korea108
World War II81
Second Gulf War64
Name Veterans % of Total
White95910.41%
Hispanic2910.21%
Black1911.11%
2 or More41.77%

$Allen County, Kansas Veterans by Education

5.42%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.25%

Veteran Disability Rate

Allen County, Kansas Employment Status

61%

Labor Force Participation

58.2%

Employment Rate

4.6%

Unemployment Rate

Allen County, Kansas Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

76.56%

Born in Kansas

98.76%

Native Born

1.24%

Foreign Born

0.41%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.76% of Allen County, Kansas residents were born in the United States, with 76.56% having been born in Kansas. 0.41% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

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