Atchison County, Kansas Population 2022

Atchison County, Kansas's estimated population is 15,773 with a growth rate of -0.63% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Atchison County, Kansas is the 32nd largest county in Kansas. The 2010 Population was 16,855 and has seen a growth of -6.42% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18607,7290.00%
187015,5077,778100.63%
188026,66811,16171.97%
189026,758900.34%
190028,6061,8486.91%
191028,107-499-1.74%
192023,411-4,696-16.71%
193023,9455342.28%
194022,222-1,723-7.20%
195021,496-726-3.27%
196020,898-598-2.78%
197019,165-1,733-8.29%
198018,397-768-4.01%
199016,932-1,465-7.96%
201016,855-77-0.45%
201116,753-102-0.61%
201216,774210.13%
201316,688-86-0.51%
201416,523-165-0.99%
201516,418-105-0.64%
201616,376-42-0.26%
201716,298-78-0.48%
201816,173-125-0.77%
201916,073-100-0.62%
202015,973-100-0.62%
202115,873-100-0.63%
202215,773-100-0.63%
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Atchison County, Kansas Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White14,43189.03%
Black or African American4953.05%
American Indian and Alaska Native590.36%
Asian690.43%
Some Other Race1530.94%
Two or More Races1,0036.19%
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Atchison County, Kansas Population by Race

Atchison County, Kansas Population Pyramid 2022

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Atchison County, Kansas Median Age

37.1


Total

35.9


Male

37.4


Female

Atchison County, Kansas Adults

There are 12,429 adults, (2,766 of whom are seniors) in Atchison County, Kansas.

Atchison County, Kansas Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

28.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Atchison County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

8,371

51.64%

Male

7,839

48.36%

Atchison County, Kansas Population by Age

Atchison County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Atchison County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male85.9%14.1%
Married84.6%15.4%
All71.4%28.6%
Non Family58.7%41.3%
Female48.7%51.3%

71.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Atchison County, Kansas Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,0392.4471.4
Married2,9833.1784.6
Male2343.9585.9
Female7092.748.7
Non Family2,1131.1558.7

3.05

Average Family Size

2.44

Average Household Size

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Atchison County, Kansas Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2762.71%
9th to 12th Grade4644.56%
High School Graduate4,28142.09%
Some College2,23221.94%
Associates Degree8037.89%
Bachelors Degree1,23912.18%
Graduate Degree8768.61%
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Atchison County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Atchison County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White9,2438,6362,046
2+ Races41632448
Other Race87875
Hispanic29319512
Black2732539
Native American1212
Asian4936

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 white people with a rate of 22.14%.

Atchison County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,113$45,604$26,763
Less Than 9th Grade$41,250$41,875$
High School Graduate$30,444$41,136$23,640
Some College$30,775$43,140$25,605
Bachelors Degree$46,691$60,814$38,846
Graduate Degree$62,574$62,794$54,375

$35,113

Average Earnings

$45,604

Average Male

$26,763

Average Female

Atchison County, Kansas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Atchison County, Kansas Language by Age

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Atchison County, Kansas Language

97.62% of Atchison County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 2.38% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.79% of the population.

Atchison County, Kansas Language

Atchison County, Kansas Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Multiple89825928.84%
Hispanic48511924.54%
Asian691014.49%
White13,0861,63212.47%
Black461265.64%
Other87NaN%

13.74%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.29%

Male Poverty Rate

18.91%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Atchison County, Kansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Atchison County, Kansas is Multiple, with 28.84% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.12%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.37%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.50%.

Atchison County, Kansas Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade17.48%
High School16.71%
Some College8.15%
Bachelors or Greater5.36%

Atchison County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed5.96%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed12.57%
Female Unemployed38.30%

Atchison County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Atchison County, Kansas Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$50,683$63,366
Families$63,560$75,646
Married Families$75,896-
Non Families$29,148$38,584
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Income by Household Type

Atchison County, Kansas Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

46.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.4%

Male Marriage Rate

42.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Atchison County, Kansas Married by Age and Sex

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Atchison County, Kansas Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Atchison County, Kansas Marital Status by Race

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Atchison County, Kansas Marital Status

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950

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War222
First Gulf War119
Vietnam390
Korea164
World War II21

Atchison County, Kansas Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34140
35 to 54105
55 to 64143
65 to 74330
75+232

Atchison County, Kansas Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White7997.06%
Black5015.34%
2+ Races10116.64%
Hispanic3510.12%

Atchison County, Kansas Veterans by Race

Atchison County, Kansas Veterans by Education

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7.51%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.30%

Veteran Disability Rate

Atchison County, Kansas Veterans by Education

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63.6%

Labor Force Participation

61.1%

Employment Rate

3.8%

Unemployment Rate

Atchison County, Kansas Employment by Age

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Atchison County, Kansas Employment by Race

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Atchison County, Kansas 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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69.75%

Born in Atchison County, Kansas

98.22%

Native Born

1.78%

Foreign Born

0.50%

Non Citizen

1.28%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.22% of Atchison County, Kansas residents were born in the United States, with 69.75% having been born in Kansas. 0.50% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Atchison County, Kansas Place of Birth

  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990

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