Brown County, Kansas Population 2020

Brown County, Kansas's estimated population is 9,612 with a growth rate of -0.22% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Brown County, Kansas is the 41st largest county in Kansas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20189,598-14-0.15%
20179,612-21-0.22%
20169,633-65-0.67%
20159,698-83-0.85%
20149,781-129-1.30%
20139,910460.47%
20129,864-107-1.07%
20119,97130.03%
20109,968-1,160-10.42%
199011,128-827-6.92%
198011,9552702.31%
197011,685-1,544-11.67%
196013,229-1,422-9.71%
195014,651-2,744-15.77%
194017,395-3,158-15.37%
193020,553-396-1.89%
192020,949-365-1.71%
191021,314-1,055-4.72%
190022,3691,5737.56%
189020,7967,97962.25%
188012,8175,99487.85%
18706,8234,216161.72%
18602,6070.00%

How Many People Live in Brown County, Kansas?

9,612

Brown County, Kansas Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White8,29185.79%
American Indian and Alaska Native7808.07%
Two or More Races3773.90%
Black or African American1221.26%
Asian520.54%
Some Other Race320.33%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander100.10%

Brown County, Kansas Population Pyramid 2020

Brown County, Kansas Median Age

42.2


Total

41


Male

42.9


Female

Brown County, Kansas Adults

There are 7,202 adults, (1,853 of whom are seniors) in Brown County, Kansas.

Brown County, Kansas Age Dependency

80.7

Age Dependency Ratio

34.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

46

Child Dependency Ratio

Brown County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

4,979

51.52%

Male

4,685

48.48%

Brown County, Kansas Households and Families

Brown County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Brown County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.5%16.5%
Male77.7%22.3%
All73%27%
Non Family60.5%39.5%
Female51.8%48.2%

73.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,9042.4473
Married2,0852.9183.5
Non Family1,2381.1160.5
Female3613.5351.8
Male2203.8277.7

2.97

Average Family Size

2.44

Average Household Size

4.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Brown County, Kansas Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1301.99%
9th to 12th Grade3545.41%
High School Graduate2,35536.00%
Some College1,73326.49%
Associates Degree5458.33%
Bachelors Degree98115.00%
Graduate Degree4446.79%

Brown County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White5,6835,2661,275
Native American46142231
Hispanic19818647
Multiple Races14713642
Black797420
Asian383810
Other Race21159
Islander44

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 other race people with a rate of 42.86%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,672$34,970$24,646
Less Than High School$25,385$30,795$7,708
High School Grad$24,688$30,694$18,750
Some College$29,306$32,500$23,051
Bachelors Degree$40,557$53,587$31,875
Graduate Degree$53,214$64,896$49,698

$30,672

Average Earnings

$34,970

Average Male

$24,646

Average Female

Brown County, Kansas Language

Brown County, Kansas Language by Age

Brown County, Kansas Language

98.18% of Brown County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 1.82% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.56% of the population.

Brown County, Kansas Poverty

Brown County, Kansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White7,96091611.51%
Native78026934.49%
Hispanic40417142.33%
Multiple3774311.41%
Other321443.75%
Black11454.39%
Asian5259.62%

14.22%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.50%

Male Poverty Rate

16.75%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Brown County, Kansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Brown County, Kansas is Other, with 43.75% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Brown County, Kansas is Black, with 4.39% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.30%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.89%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.91%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School20.70%
High School11.78%
Some College10.57%
Bachelors or Greater2.61%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed35.00%
Male Unemployed7.35%
Female Employed7.02%
Male Employed5.52%

Brown County, Kansas Income

Brown County, Kansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$48,547$62,934
Families$56,471$72,654
Married Families$59,059-
Non Families$31,079$39,192

Brown County, Kansas Marital Status

Brown County, Kansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

59.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

60.7%

Male Marriage Rate

58.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Brown County, Kansas Married by Age and Sex

Brown 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 45-54.

Brown County, Kansas Marital Status by Race

Brown County, Kansas Veterans

753

Number of Veterans

706

Male Veterans

47

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam415
First Gulf War185
Second Gulf War89
Korea70
World War II27
Name Veterans % of Total
White65010.28%
Indian539.72%
2 or More3017.44%
Black1618.82%
Hispanic41.79%
Hawaiian4100.00%

$Brown County, Kansas Veterans by Education

4.85%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.42%

Veteran Disability Rate

Brown County, Kansas Employment Status

62.9%

Labor Force Participation

60.6%

Employment Rate

3.6%

Unemployment Rate

Brown 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

68.89%

Born in Kansas

99.03%

Native Born

0.97%

Foreign Born

0.58%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.03% of Brown County, Kansas residents were born in the United States, with 68.89% having been born in Kansas. 0.58% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

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