Ford County, Kansas Population 2022

Ford County, Kansas's estimated population is 32,845 with a growth rate of -0.78% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Ford County, Kansas is the 17th largest county in Kansas. The 2010 Population was 34,008 and has seen a growth of -3.42% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18704270.00%
18803,1222,695631.15%
18905,3082,18670.02%
19005,4971893.56%
191011,3935,896107.26%
192014,2732,88025.28%
193020,6476,37444.66%
194017,254-3,393-16.43%
195019,6702,41614.00%
196020,9381,2686.45%
197022,5871,6497.88%
198024,3151,7287.65%
199027,4633,14812.95%
201034,0086,54523.83%
201134,3723641.07%
201234,6652930.85%
201334,8792140.62%
201434,930510.15%
201534,629-301-0.86%
201634,552-77-0.22%
201734,218-334-0.97%
201833,877-341-1.00%
201933,619-258-0.76%
202033,361-258-0.77%
202133,103-258-0.77%
202232,845-258-0.78%
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Ford County, Kansas Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White27,78882.41%
Black or African American6942.06%
American Indian and Alaska Native1610.48%
Asian4241.26%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander260.08%
Some Other Race1,8115.37%
Two or More Races2,8148.35%
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Ford County, Kansas Population by Race

Ford County, Kansas Population Pyramid 2022

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Ford County, Kansas Median Age

32.5


Total

31.8


Male

33.1


Female

Ford County, Kansas Adults

There are 23,554 adults, (3,662 of whom are seniors) in Ford County, Kansas.

Ford County, Kansas Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

18.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

51.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Ford County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

16,150

47.90%

Male

17,568

52.10%

Ford County, Kansas Population by Age

Ford County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Ford County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married77.6%22.4%
All63.1%36.9%
Male54.2%45.8%
Non Family46.3%53.7%
Female44.8%55.2%

63.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Ford County, Kansas Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All11,2372.9463.1
Married5,9493.5677.6
Male5943.5454.2
Female1,2994.1244.8
Non Family3,3951.2946.3

3.52

Average Family Size

2.94

Average Household Size

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Ford County, Kansas Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3,33616.52%
9th to 12th Grade1,9249.53%
High School Graduate5,15425.52%
Some College4,12620.43%
Associates Degree2,22111.00%
Bachelors Degree2,13510.57%
Graduate Degree1,3036.45%
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Ford County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Ford County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White9,7769,1802,891
Asian39224861
Black46934040
2+ Races1,13276489
Hispanic9,2084,899409
Native American69692
Other Race1,04741114
Islander26

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 29.57%.

Ford County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,652$40,565$30,036
Less Than 9th Grade$30,464$32,248$25,672
High School Graduate$31,071$38,264$20,319
Some College$39,670$48,974$31,128
Bachelors Degree$47,314$53,523$40,382
Graduate Degree$56,693$81,250$52,679

$35,652

Average Earnings

$40,565

Average Male

$30,036

Average Female

Ford County, Kansas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Ford County, Kansas Language by Age

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Ford County, Kansas Language

50.39% of Ford County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 49.61% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 45.87% of the population.

Ford County, Kansas Language

Ford County, Kansas Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native16112980.12%
Hispanic18,4362,88015.62%
Multiple2,77341214.86%
Black5987312.21%
White12,8998786.81%
Asian42420.47%
Other342NaN%

11.76%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.50%

Male Poverty Rate

14.17%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Ford County, Kansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Ford County, Kansas is Native, with 80.12% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Ford County, Kansas is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.72%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.79%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.89%.

Ford County, Kansas Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade11.44%
High School10.42%
Some College8.63%
Bachelors or Greater3.80%

Ford County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed5.42%
Male Unemployed14.14%
Female Employed9.44%
Female Unemployed30.31%

Ford County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Ford County, Kansas Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$53,743$71,442
Families$65,945$82,016
Married Families$72,553-
Non Families$32,415$42,309
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Income by Household Type

Ford County, Kansas Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

51.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.0%

Male Marriage Rate

51.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Ford County, Kansas Married by Age and Sex

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Ford 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.

Ford County, Kansas Marital Status by Race

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Ford County, Kansas Marital Status

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1,009

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War165
First Gulf War127
Vietnam393
Korea161
World War II22

Ford County, Kansas Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34132
35 to 54153
55 to 64186
65 to 74282
75+256

Ford County, Kansas Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White9094.61%
Black50.90%
2+ Races955.83%
Hispanic1291.11%

Ford County, Kansas Veterans by Race

Ford County, Kansas Veterans by Education

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9.46%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.74%

Veteran Disability Rate

Ford County, Kansas Veterans by Education

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70.9%

Labor Force Participation

67.4%

Employment Rate

4.7%

Unemployment Rate

Ford County, Kansas Employment by Age

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Ford County, Kansas Employment by Race

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Ford 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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56.80%

Born in Ford County, Kansas

75.88%

Native Born

24.12%

Foreign Born

18.01%

Non Citizen

6.11%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

75.88% of Ford County, Kansas residents were born in the United States, with 56.80% having been born in Kansas. 18.01% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Ford 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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