Gove County, Kansas Population 2020

Gove County, Kansas's estimated population is 2,630 with a growth rate of 0.27% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Gove County, Kansas is the 91st largest county in Kansas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20182,612-18-0.68%
20172,63070.27%
20162,623-75-2.78%
20152,698-50-1.82%
20142,748-46-1.65%
20132,794341.23%
20122,760351.28%
20112,725331.23%
20102,692-539-16.68%
19903,231-495-13.29%
19803,726-214-5.43%
19703,940-167-4.07%
19604,107-340-7.65%
19504,447-346-7.22%
19404,793-850-15.06%
19305,64389518.85%
19204,748-1,296-21.44%
19106,0443,603147.60%
19002,441-553-18.47%
18902,9941,798150.33%
18801,1960.00%

Gove County, Kansas Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,50295.53%
Two or More Races572.18%
Asian281.07%
Black or African American170.65%
American Indian and Alaska Native150.57%

Gove County, Kansas Population Pyramid 2020

Gove County, Kansas Median Age

48.1


Total

47.8


Male

48.5


Female

Gove County, Kansas Adults

There are 2,060 adults, (699 of whom are seniors) in Gove County, Kansas.

Gove County, Kansas Age Dependency

92.4

Age Dependency Ratio

51.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Gove County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

1,321

50.44%

Male

1,298

49.56%

Gove County, Kansas Households and Families

Gove County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Gove County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.4%10.6%
All77.1%22.9%
Male69%31%
Non Family61.4%38.6%
Female38.5%61.5%

77.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,2112.1377.1
Married7102.6889.4
Non Family4071.161.4
Female522.4638.5
Male422.2169

2.6

Average Family Size

2.13

Average Household Size

5.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Gove County, Kansas Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade693.59%
9th to 12th Grade985.10%
High School Graduate65033.80%
Some College42922.31%
Associates Degree24112.53%
Bachelors Degree35118.25%
Graduate Degree854.42%

Gove County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,7931,649402
Hispanic492911
Multiple Races424215
Asian242411
Native American1515
Black74

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 asian people with a rate of 45.83%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,953$40,357$25,244
Less Than High School$14,625$21,250$
High School Grad$30,294$40,208$15,750
Some College$32,337$41,118$27,083
Bachelors Degree$36,544$41,964$33,000
Graduate Degree$46,250$51,250$44,583

$31,953

Average Earnings

$40,357

Average Male

$25,244

Average Female

Gove County, Kansas Language

Gove County, Kansas Language by Age

Gove County, Kansas Language

96.77% of Gove County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 3.23% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.02% of the population.

Gove County, Kansas Poverty

Gove County, Kansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,39524610.27%
Multiple563053.57%
Hispanic851416.47%
Asian281450.00%
Black1414100.00%

11.83%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.23%

Male Poverty Rate

11.44%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Gove County, Kansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Gove County, Kansas is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Gove County, Kansas is White, with 10.27% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.02%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.14%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.97%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School30.19%
High School11.70%
Some College10.42%
Bachelors or Greater5.15%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed26.67%
Female Unemployed11.11%
Male Employed7.55%
Female Employed7.49%

Gove County, Kansas Income

Gove County, Kansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$48,894$61,991
Families$59,750$73,785
Married Families$63,088-
Non Families$28,098$37,588

Gove County, Kansas Marital Status

Gove County, Kansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

66.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

67.9%

Male Marriage Rate

64.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Gove County, Kansas Married by Age and Sex

Gove 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 35-44.

Gove County, Kansas Marital Status by Race

Gove County, Kansas Veterans

129

Number of Veterans

127

Male Veterans

2

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam56
World War II18
Korea18
First Gulf War10
Second Gulf War5

$Gove County, Kansas Veterans by Education

3.97%

Veteran Poverty Rate

46.03%

Veteran Disability Rate

Gove County, Kansas Employment Status

62.2%

Labor Force Participation

61.1%

Employment Rate

1.8%

Unemployment Rate

Gove 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

76.17%

Born in Kansas

97.79%

Native Born

2.21%

Foreign Born

1.64%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.79% of Gove County, Kansas residents were born in the United States, with 76.17% having been born in Kansas. 1.64% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
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