Douglas County, Kansas Population 2022

Douglas County, Kansas's estimated population is 125,709 with a growth rate of 0.92% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Douglas County, Kansas is the 6th largest county in Kansas. The 2010 Population was 111,198 and has seen a growth of 13.05% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18608,6370.00%
187020,59211,955138.42%
188021,7001,1085.38%
189023,9612,26110.42%
190025,0961,1354.74%
191024,724-372-1.48%
192023,998-726-2.94%
193025,1431,1454.77%
194025,171280.11%
195034,0868,91535.42%
196043,7209,63428.26%
197057,93214,21232.51%
198067,6409,70816.76%
199081,79814,15820.93%
2010111,19829,40035.94%
2011112,4791,2811.15%
2012113,3138340.74%
2013114,7131,4001.24%
2014116,4451,7321.51%
2015118,1411,6961.46%
2016119,6621,5211.29%
2017120,2816190.52%
2018121,1098280.69%
2019122,2591,1500.95%
2020123,4091,1500.94%
2021124,5591,1500.93%
2022125,7091,1500.92%
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Douglas County, Kansas Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White98,41681.13%
Black or African American5,2314.31%
American Indian and Alaska Native2,5502.10%
Asian6,4265.30%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander350.03%
Some Other Race1,6641.37%
Two or More Races6,9825.76%
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Douglas County, Kansas Population by Race

Douglas County, Kansas Population Pyramid 2022

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Douglas County, Kansas Median Age

30.2


Total

29.2


Male

31.1


Female

Douglas County, Kansas Adults

There are 99,174 adults, (14,826 of whom are seniors) in Douglas County, Kansas.

Douglas County, Kansas Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

17.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

26.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Douglas County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

61,062

50.34%

Male

60,242

49.66%

Douglas County, Kansas Population by Age

Douglas County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Douglas County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married79.6%20.4%
All50.7%49.3%
Male37.8%62.2%
Female36.1%63.9%
Non Family25.6%74.4%

50.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Douglas County, Kansas Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All47,9722.3650.7
Married21,3052.9979.6
Male1,7612.9437.8
Female3,2153.2236.1
Non Family21,6911.5525.6

2.92

Average Family Size

2.36

Average Household Size

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Douglas County, Kansas Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade9661.36%
9th to 12th Grade2,2593.19%
High School Graduate13,22118.65%
Some College13,39818.90%
Associates Degree4,7216.66%
Bachelors Degree19,72727.83%
Graduate Degree16,59723.41%
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Douglas County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Douglas County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian3,2833,0802,274
Other Race839725445
White57,65255,39730,276
Native American1,5711,534627
2+ Races2,8242,5041,062
Hispanic3,7593,3931,384
Black2,7122,600973

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 97.64%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 69.27%.

Douglas County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$42,203$47,902$37,265
Less Than 9th Grade$19,458$22,275$16,598
High School Graduate$32,822$38,628$22,292
Some College$35,315$41,335$30,815
Bachelors Degree$45,417$58,395$38,965
Graduate Degree$60,041$71,728$52,220

$42,203

Average Earnings

$47,902

Average Male

$37,265

Average Female

Douglas County, Kansas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Douglas County, Kansas Language by Age

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Douglas County, Kansas Language

89.65% of Douglas County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 10.35% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 3.74% of the population.

Douglas County, Kansas Language

Douglas County, Kansas Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Asian6,0051,98833.11%
Native2,03364331.63%
Multiple6,5181,52423.38%
Black4,7881,06522.24%
White88,48112,25213.85%
Other470NaN%
Hispanic7,1181,56121.93%

16.54%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.53%

Male Poverty Rate

16.54%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Douglas County, Kansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Douglas County, Kansas is Asian, with 33.11% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Douglas County, Kansas is Hispanic, with 21.93% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.55%. Among those working part-time, it was 32.81%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.05%.

Douglas County, Kansas Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade23.83%
High School9.99%
Some College11.40%
Bachelors or Greater4.10%

Douglas County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed11.81%
Male Unemployed34.82%
Female Employed14.62%
Female Unemployed31.13%

Douglas County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Douglas County, Kansas Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$61,020$81,550
Families$90,062$108,432
Married Families$101,155$122,086
Non Families$35,647$46,106
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Income by Household Type

Douglas County, Kansas Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

42.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

43.2%

Male Marriage Rate

42.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Douglas County, Kansas Married by Age and Sex

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Douglas 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 55-64.

Douglas County, Kansas Marital Status by Race

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Douglas County, Kansas Marital Status

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5,239

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War1,518
First Gulf War1,169
Vietnam1,707
Korea275
World War II117

Douglas County, Kansas Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34864
35 to 541,317
55 to 64665
65 to 741,389
75+1,004

Douglas County, Kansas Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White4,2125.18%
Black2215.06%
Native American1938.49%
Asian1172.16%
Other Race675.02%
2+ Races4299.96%
Hispanic5359.61%

Douglas County, Kansas Veterans by Race

Douglas County, Kansas Veterans by Education

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9.45%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.97%

Veteran Disability Rate

Douglas County, Kansas Veterans by Education

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70.6%

Labor Force Participation

67.4%

Employment Rate

4.3%

Unemployment Rate

Douglas County, Kansas Employment by Age

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Douglas County, Kansas Employment by Race

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Douglas 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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53.85%

Born in Douglas County, Kansas

93.07%

Native Born

6.93%

Foreign Born

4.33%

Non Citizen

2.59%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

93.07% of Douglas County, Kansas residents were born in the United States, with 53.85% having been born in Kansas. 4.33% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Douglas 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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