Butler County, Kansas Population 2020

Butler County, Kansas's estimated population is 66,836 with a growth rate of 0.31% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Butler County, Kansas is the 8th largest county in Kansas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201866,765-71-0.11%
201766,8362080.31%
201666,6283830.58%
201566,2453780.57%
201465,8671910.29%
201365,67630.00%
201265,673-163-0.25%
201165,836-68-0.10%
201065,90415,32430.30%
199050,5805,79812.95%
198044,7826,12415.84%
197038,6582630.68%
196038,3957,39423.85%
195031,001-1,012-3.16%
194032,013-3,891-10.84%
193035,904-7,938-18.11%
192043,84220,78390.13%
191023,059-304-1.30%
190023,363-692-2.88%
189024,0555,46929.43%
188018,58615,551512.39%
18703,0352,598594.51%
18604370.00%

How Many People Live in Butler County, Kansas?

66,836

Butler County, Kansas Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White61,94193.19%
Black or African American1,5632.35%
Two or More Races1,5192.29%
Asian7651.15%
American Indian and Alaska Native5110.77%
Some Other Race1380.21%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander310.05%

Butler County, Kansas Population Pyramid 2020

Butler County, Kansas Median Age

38.4


Total

36.8


Male

39.9


Female

Butler County, Kansas Adults

There are 49,324 adults, (9,560 of whom are seniors) in Butler County, Kansas.

Butler County, Kansas Age Dependency

67.2

Age Dependency Ratio

24

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Butler County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

32,929

49.54%

Male

33,539

50.46%

Butler County, Kansas Households and Families

Butler County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Butler County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.2%14.8%
All73.7%26.3%
Non Family58.9%41.1%
Male57.8%42.2%
Female54.6%45.4%

73.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All24,4732.673.7
Married14,2043.1985.2
Non Family6,8511.258.9
Female2,2512.8554.6
Male1,1673.1757.8

3.09

Average Family Size

2.6

Average Household Size

4.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Butler County, Kansas Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade8551.96%
9th to 12th Grade2,3955.50%
High School Graduate11,55726.53%
Some College11,51526.43%
Associates Degree4,59410.55%
Bachelors Degree8,41019.31%
Graduate Degree4,2349.72%

Butler County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White39,71237,27511,493
Hispanic1,5411,163394
Black922626176
Multiple Races746691243
Asian455363259
Native American285253106
Other Race80808
Islander3120

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 56.92%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$42,295$51,403$33,520
Less Than High School$27,129$33,606$15,106
High School Grad$32,665$45,734$20,000
Some College$37,899$47,139$28,444
Bachelors Degree$49,489$63,427$41,838
Graduate Degree$63,004$83,531$52,122

$42,295

Average Earnings

$51,403

Average Male

$33,520

Average Female

Butler County, Kansas Language

Butler County, Kansas Language by Age

Butler County, Kansas Language

96.89% of Butler County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 3.11% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.59% of the population.

Butler County, Kansas Poverty

Butler County, Kansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White57,5295,85610.18%
Hispanic2,78558120.86%
Multiple1,49120213.55%
Black73710514.25%
Native490408.16%
Other118108.47%

10.53%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.54%

Male Poverty Rate

11.49%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Butler County, Kansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Butler County, Kansas is Hispanic, with 20.86% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Butler County, Kansas is Native, with 8.16% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.94%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.86%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.09%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School22.59%
High School10.13%
Some College8.31%
Bachelors or Greater4.19%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed38.42%
Male Unemployed30.54%
Female Employed4.64%
Male Employed4.62%

Butler County, Kansas Income

Butler County, Kansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$63,272$77,669
Families$77,756$89,274
Married Families$84,806$97,473
Non Families$31,064$44,399

Butler County, Kansas Marital Status

Butler County, Kansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

56.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.8%

Male Marriage Rate

58.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Butler County, Kansas Married by Age and Sex

Butler 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.

Butler County, Kansas Marital Status by Race

Butler County, Kansas Veterans

4,850

Number of Veterans

4,557

Male Veterans

293

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,804
First Gulf War1,208
Second Gulf War1,170
Korea324
World War II198
Name Veterans % of Total
White4,66310.10%
Hispanic1396.84%
Black645.42%
2 or More556.10%
Other2828.87%
Indian205.78%
Hawaiian1135.48%
Asian91.94%

$Butler County, Kansas Veterans by Education

8.81%

Veteran Poverty Rate

20.50%

Veteran Disability Rate

Butler County, Kansas Employment Status

63.5%

Labor Force Participation

60.5%

Employment Rate

4.2%

Unemployment Rate

Butler 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

69.40%

Born in Kansas

97.34%

Native Born

2.66%

Foreign Born

1.43%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.34% of Butler County, Kansas residents were born in the United States, with 69.40% having been born in Kansas. 1.43% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

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