Dickinson County, Kansas Population 2020

Dickinson County, Kansas's estimated population is 18,842 with a growth rate of -0.60% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Dickinson County, Kansas is the 30th largest county in Kansas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201818,717-125-0.66%
201718,842-113-0.60%
201618,955-249-1.30%
201519,204-99-0.51%
201419,303-127-0.65%
201319,430-273-1.39%
201219,703220.11%
201119,681-92-0.47%
201019,7738154.30%
199018,958-1,217-6.03%
198020,1751820.91%
197019,993-1,579-7.32%
196021,5723821.80%
195021,190-1,739-7.58%
194022,929-2,941-11.37%
193025,870930.36%
192025,7771,4165.81%
191024,3612,54511.67%
190021,816-457-2.05%
189022,2737,02246.04%
188015,25112,208401.18%
18703,0432,665705.03%
18603780.00%

How Many People Live in Dickinson County, Kansas?

18,842

Dickinson County, Kansas Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White17,99594.69%
Two or More Races4312.27%
Black or African American2561.35%
American Indian and Alaska Native1670.88%
Asian850.45%
Some Other Race700.37%

Dickinson County, Kansas Population Pyramid 2020

Dickinson County, Kansas Median Age

41.5


Total

40.1


Male

42.3


Female

Dickinson County, Kansas Adults

There are 14,424 adults, (3,593 of whom are seniors) in Dickinson County, Kansas.

Dickinson County, Kansas Age Dependency

75.5

Age Dependency Ratio

33.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Dickinson County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

9,449

49.72%

Male

9,555

50.28%

Dickinson County, Kansas Households and Families

Dickinson County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Dickinson County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.8%16.2%
All69.8%30.2%
Male66%34%
Female61.6%38.4%
Non Family51.7%48.3%

69.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,8012.3969.8
Married4,0393.1183.8
Non Family2,8091.1251.7
Female5263.1161.6
Male4273.0566

3.02

Average Family Size

2.39

Average Household Size

4.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Dickinson County, Kansas Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4283.27%
9th to 12th Grade7986.09%
High School Graduate4,39733.55%
Some College3,40625.99%
Associates Degree1,1849.03%
Bachelors Degree2,02915.48%
Graduate Degree8646.59%

Dickinson County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White12,17811,0252,753
Hispanic47941470
Multiple Races19218739
Black16216228
Native American14414127
Other Race66635
Asian3636

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 22.61%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,515$37,124$23,796
Less Than High School$20,091$26,384$7,317
High School Grad$26,270$32,665$20,913
Some College$32,080$40,392$24,257
Bachelors Degree$37,143$43,750$34,127
Graduate Degree$47,399$60,000$43,828

$31,515

Average Earnings

$37,124

Average Male

$23,796

Average Female

Dickinson County, Kansas Language

Dickinson County, Kansas Language by Age

Dickinson County, Kansas Language

97.62% of Dickinson 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 1.31% of the population.

Dickinson County, Kansas Poverty

Dickinson County, Kansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White16,9151,95911.58%
Hispanic87122125.37%
Multiple4264911.50%
Native1564025.64%
Asian853743.53%
Black238197.98%
Other701217.14%

12.45%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.22%

Male Poverty Rate

13.72%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Dickinson County, Kansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Dickinson County, Kansas is Asian, with 43.53% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Dickinson County, Kansas is Black, with 7.98% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.23%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.51%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.18%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School30.88%
High School11.22%
Some College9.75%
Bachelors or Greater6.55%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed24.79%
Female Unemployed22.94%
Female Employed6.81%
Male Employed6.75%

Dickinson County, Kansas Income

Dickinson County, Kansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$48,167$62,191
Families$62,020$77,340
Married Families$70,625-
Non Families$24,060$33,372

Dickinson County, Kansas Marital Status

Dickinson County, Kansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

56.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.3%

Male Marriage Rate

57.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Dickinson County, Kansas Married by Age and Sex

Dickinson 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 35-44.

Dickinson County, Kansas Marital Status by Race

Dickinson County, Kansas Veterans

2,022

Number of Veterans

1,818

Male Veterans

204

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War660
Vietnam620
Second Gulf War605
Korea169
World War II88
Name Veterans % of Total
White1,83313.44%
2 or More10046.73%
Hispanic8214.49%
Black5832.40%
Indian2515.34%
Other68.57%

$Dickinson County, Kansas Veterans by Education

8.63%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.01%

Veteran Disability Rate

Dickinson County, Kansas Employment Status

61.7%

Labor Force Participation

57.5%

Employment Rate

5.8%

Unemployment Rate

Dickinson 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

65.24%

Born in Kansas

97.95%

Native Born

2.05%

Foreign Born

0.87%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.95% of Dickinson County, Kansas residents were born in the United States, with 65.24% having been born in Kansas. 0.87% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

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