Cheyenne County, Kansas Population 2020

Cheyenne County, Kansas's estimated population is 2,690 with a growth rate of 0.60% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Cheyenne County, Kansas is the 89th largest county in Kansas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20182,660-30-1.12%
20172,690160.60%
20162,674-3-0.11%
20152,677-9-0.34%
20142,686150.56%
20132,67140.15%
20122,667-26-0.97%
20112,693-21-0.77%
20102,714-529-16.31%
19903,243-435-11.83%
19803,678-578-13.58%
19704,256-452-9.60%
19604,708-960-16.94%
19505,668-553-8.89%
19406,221-727-10.46%
19306,9481,36124.36%
19205,5871,33931.52%
19104,2481,60860.91%
19002,640-1,761-40.01%
18904,4014,36411794.59%
1880370.00%

How Many People Live in Cheyenne County, Kansas?

2,690

Cheyenne County, Kansas Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,54094.88%
Some Other Race1204.48%
Two or More Races160.60%
Asian10.04%

Cheyenne County, Kansas Population Pyramid 2020

Cheyenne County, Kansas Median Age

45.7


Total

44.7


Male

47.2


Female

Cheyenne County, Kansas Adults

There are 2,104 adults, (701 of whom are seniors) in Cheyenne County, Kansas.

Cheyenne County, Kansas Age Dependency

90.8

Age Dependency Ratio

50

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Cheyenne County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

1,357

50.69%

Male

1,320

49.31%

Cheyenne County, Kansas Households and Families

Cheyenne County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Cheyenne County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.3%13.7%
All79.2%20.8%
Non Family75.3%24.7%
Male67.6%32.4%
Female54.2%45.8%

79.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,2282.1579.2
Married6002.9886.3
Non Family5191.0875.3
Female722.8154.2
Male372.5167.6

2.86

Average Family Size

2.15

Average Household Size

3.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Cheyenne County, Kansas Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade482.51%
9th to 12th Grade763.97%
High School Graduate57730.18%
Some College50026.15%
Associates Degree20810.88%
Bachelors Degree41121.50%
Graduate Degree924.81%

Cheyenne County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,8051,719483
Hispanic905219
Other Race6332
Multiple Races55
Asian111

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 asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,443$46,146$24,226
Less Than High School$16,765$45,568$15,368
High School Grad$28,250$38,750$15,568
Some College$30,968$37,292$25,347
Bachelors Degree$46,875$63,942$32,891
Graduate Degree$44,107$48,409$35,179

$33,443

Average Earnings

$46,146

Average Male

$24,226

Average Female

Cheyenne County, Kansas Language

Cheyenne County, Kansas Language by Age

Cheyenne County, Kansas Language

92.58% of Cheyenne County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 7.42% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.24% of the population.

Cheyenne County, Kansas Poverty

Cheyenne County, Kansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,4252158.87%
Hispanic1703420.00%
Other1201613.33%

9.48%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.41%

Male Poverty Rate

9.55%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Cheyenne County, Kansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Cheyenne County, Kansas is Hispanic, with 20.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Cheyenne County, Kansas is White, with 8.87% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.26%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.70%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.81%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School23.48%
Some College10.06%
High School9.98%
Bachelors or Greater5.86%

Cheyenne County, Kansas Income

Cheyenne County, Kansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$46,833$59,512
Families$62,550$77,402
Married Families$68,438-
Non Families$27,788$33,231

Cheyenne County, Kansas Marital Status

Cheyenne County, Kansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

56.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

60.1%

Male Marriage Rate

52.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Cheyenne County, Kansas Married by Age and Sex

Cheyenne County, Kansas Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Cheyenne County, Kansas Marital Status by Race

Cheyenne County, Kansas Veterans

217

Number of Veterans

214

Male Veterans

3

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam84
World War II50
Korea20
Second Gulf War12
First Gulf War8

$Cheyenne County, Kansas Veterans by Education

21.05%

Veteran Poverty Rate

42.58%

Veteran Disability Rate

Cheyenne County, Kansas Employment Status

58.9%

Labor Force Participation

57.1%

Employment Rate

3%

Unemployment Rate

Cheyenne 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

54.31%

Born in Kansas

96.26%

Native Born

3.74%

Foreign Born

3.10%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

96.26% of Cheyenne County, Kansas residents were born in the United States, with 54.31% having been born in Kansas. 3.10% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

  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