Bourbon County, Kansas Population 2021

Bourbon County, Kansas's estimated population is 14,518 with a growth rate of -0.06% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Bourbon County, Kansas is the 35th largest county in Kansas. The 2010 Population was 15,135 and has seen a growth of -4.08% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202114,518-8-0.06%
202014,526-8-0.06%
201914,534-8-0.06%
201814,542-67-0.46%
201714,609-15-0.10%
201614,624-109-0.74%
201514,733-64-0.43%
201414,797-38-0.26%
201314,835-43-0.29%
201214,878-66-0.44%
201114,944-191-1.26%
201015,1351691.13%
199014,966-1,003-6.28%
198015,9697544.96%
197015,215-875-5.44%
196016,090-3,063-15.99%
195019,153-1,791-8.55%
194020,944-1,442-6.44%
193022,386-812-3.50%
192023,198-809-3.37%
191024,007-705-2.85%
190024,712-3,863-13.52%
189028,5758,98445.86%
188019,5914,51529.95%
187015,0768,975147.11%
18606,1010.00%
2021 Growth Rate
-0.06%
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State
Founded
August 25, 1855
County Seat
2010 Population
15,135
Growth Since 2010
-4.08%
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Bourbon County, Kansas Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White13,49992.41%
Two or More Races5323.64%
Black or African American4162.85%
Asian1110.76%
American Indian and Alaska Native380.26%
Some Other Race120.08%
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Bourbon County, Kansas Population by Race

Bourbon County, Kansas Population Pyramid $2021

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Bourbon County, Kansas Median Age

39.1


Total

36.6


Male

42


Female

Bourbon County, Kansas Adults

There are 10,864 adults, (2,840 of whom are seniors) in Bourbon County, Kansas.

Bourbon County, Kansas Age Dependency

82.1

Age Dependency Ratio

35.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

46.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Bourbon County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

7,410

50.73%

Male

7,198

49.27%

Bourbon County, Kansas Population by Age

Bourbon County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Bourbon County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86%14%
All71.4%28.6%
Female56.5%43.5%
Non Family54.9%45.1%
Male41.1%58.9%

71.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Bourbon County, Kansas Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,6362.5271.4
Married3,0563.1286
Non Family1,8451.1954.9
Female5383.5356.5
Male1972.8241.1

3.06

Average Family Size

2.52

Average Household Size

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Bourbon County, Kansas Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2792.93%
9th to 12th Grade5485.75%
High School Graduate3,00031.48%
Some College2,61727.46%
Associates Degree1,02010.70%
Bachelors Degree1,40814.77%
Graduate Degree6586.90%
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Bourbon County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Bourbon County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White8,9138,1812,030
2+ Races18814633
Black1851433
Hispanic177169
Asian4545
Native American2219
Other Race3

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 22.78%.

Bourbon County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,986$37,010$24,252
Less Than 9th Grade$18,967$25,493$
High School Graduate$29,826$33,101$17,891
Some College$31,156$38,015$24,795
Bachelors Degree$43,289$48,869$38,427
Graduate Degree$50,350$73,750$36,250

$31,986

Average Earnings

$37,010

Average Male

$24,252

Average Female

Bourbon County, Kansas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Bourbon County, Kansas Language by Age

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Bourbon County, Kansas Language

98.33% of Bourbon County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 1.67% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.88% of the population.

Bourbon County, Kansas Language

Bourbon County, Kansas Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White12,8161,72513.46%
Multiple51620639.92%
Black31318458.79%
Hispanic34912435.53%
Asian1112018.02%
Native351234.29%
Other22100.00%

16.10%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.17%

Male Poverty Rate

16.03%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bourbon County, Kansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Bourbon County, Kansas is Other, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bourbon County, Kansas is White, with 13.46% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.45%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.83%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.80%.

Bourbon County, Kansas Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade27.55%
High School16.45%
Some College8.53%
Bachelors or Greater5.38%

Bourbon County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed46.51%
Male Unemployed18.69%
Male Employed10.90%
Female Employed8.66%

Bourbon County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Bourbon County, Kansas Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$43,917$57,857
Families$52,428$66,099
Married Families$60,750-
Non Families$22,440$37,764
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Income by Household Type

Bourbon County, Kansas Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

54.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.9%

Male Marriage Rate

53.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Bourbon County, Kansas Married by Age and Sex

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Bourbon County, Kansas Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Bourbon County, Kansas Marital Status by Race

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Bourbon County, Kansas Marital Status

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941

Number of Veterans

905

Male Veterans

36

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam415
Second Gulf War131
First Gulf War117
World War II66
Korea59

Bourbon County, Kansas Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74333
75+267
35 to 54163
55 to 64118
18 to 3460

Bourbon County, Kansas Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White9159.00%
Hispanic146.93%
2+ Races124.84%
Black102.79%
Other Race3100.00%
Native American13.33%

Bourbon County, Kansas Veterans by Race

Bourbon County, Kansas Veterans by Education

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11.03%

Veteran Poverty Rate

46.97%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bourbon County, Kansas Veterans by Education

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58.6%

Labor Force Participation

57.2%

Employment Rate

2.3%

Unemployment Rate

Bourbon County, Kansas Employment by Age

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Bourbon County, Kansas Employment by Race

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Bourbon 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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69.38%

Born in Bourbon County, Kansas

98.67%

Native Born

1.33%

Foreign Born

0.12%

Non Citizen

1.20%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.67% of Bourbon County, Kansas residents were born in the United States, with 69.38% having been born in Kansas. 0.12% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Bourbon 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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