Gray County, Kansas Population 2020

Gray County, Kansas's estimated population is 5,996 with a growth rate of -0.40% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Gray County, Kansas is the 59th largest county in Kansas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20186,033370.62%
20175,996-24-0.40%
20166,020-57-0.94%
20156,077160.26%
20146,061811.35%
20135,980170.29%
20125,963-123-2.02%
20116,086601.00%
20106,02663011.68%
19905,3962585.02%
19805,13862213.77%
19704,5161363.11%
19604,380-514-10.50%
19504,8941212.54%
19404,773-1,438-23.15%
19306,2111,50031.84%
19204,7111,59050.95%
19103,1211,857146.91%
19001,264-1,151-47.66%
18902,4150.00%

How Many People Live in Gray County, Kansas?

5,996

Gray County, Kansas Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,85697.00%
Two or More Races550.91%
Black or African American510.84%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander340.56%
American Indian and Alaska Native300.50%
Asian70.12%
Some Other Race40.07%

Gray County, Kansas Population Pyramid 2020

Gray County, Kansas Median Age

36.2


Total

36.9


Male

35.7


Female

Gray County, Kansas Adults

There are 4,296 adults, (890 of whom are seniors) in Gray County, Kansas.

Gray County, Kansas Age Dependency

77.2

Age Dependency Ratio

26.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

51.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Gray County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

3,012

49.89%

Male

3,025

50.11%

Gray County, Kansas Households and Families

Gray County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Gray County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.4%17.6%
All75.5%24.5%
Female69.5%30.5%
Non Family62.7%37.3%
Male52.9%47.1%

75.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,1792.7375.5
Married1,4173.2282.4
Non Family5741.1362.7
Female1184.1469.5
Male703.5652.9

3.27

Average Family Size

2.73

Average Household Size

3.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Gray County, Kansas Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade58315.40%
9th to 12th Grade2847.50%
High School Graduate84322.27%
Some College79821.08%
Associates Degree48212.73%
Bachelors Degree59115.61%
Graduate Degree2045.39%

Gray County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,2532,612774
Hispanic43020417
Multiple Races38384
Islander3434
Native American3030
Black2727
Other Race2

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 23.79%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,289$47,034$26,237
Less Than High School$31,777$40,054$8,529
High School Grad$37,171$42,440$20,893
Some College$40,282$49,219$26,058
Bachelors Degree$48,269$54,659$39,766
Graduate Degree$63,824$69,375$53,125

$40,289

Average Earnings

$47,034

Average Male

$26,237

Average Female

Gray County, Kansas Language

Gray County, Kansas Language by Age

Gray County, Kansas Language

81.82% of Gray County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 18.18% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 13.43% of the population.

Gray County, Kansas Poverty

Gray County, Kansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,8812695.51%
Hispanic946869.09%

5.97%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.30%

Male Poverty Rate

7.66%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Gray County, Kansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Gray County, Kansas is Hispanic, with 9.09% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Gray County, Kansas is White, with 5.51% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.66%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.68%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.45%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School11.16%
Some College4.32%
High School3.54%
Bachelors or Greater0.26%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed48.28%
Male Unemployed38.46%
Female Employed5.28%
Male Employed1.85%

Gray County, Kansas Income

Gray County, Kansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$64,426$78,289
Families$71,027$90,949
Married Families$73,977-
Non Families$39,479$42,027

Gray County, Kansas Marital Status

Gray County, Kansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

64.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

65.3%

Male Marriage Rate

63.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Gray County, Kansas Married by Age and Sex

Gray County, Kansas Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Gray County, Kansas Marital Status by Race

Gray County, Kansas Veterans

233

Number of Veterans

222

Male Veterans

11

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam55
First Gulf War38
Korea31
Second Gulf War17
World War II3
Name Veterans % of Total
White2295.50%
Hispanic111.96%
2 or More25.26%
Other250.00%

$Gray County, Kansas Veterans by Education

4.87%

Veteran Poverty Rate

46.46%

Veteran Disability Rate

Gray County, Kansas Employment Status

72.7%

Labor Force Participation

70.6%

Employment Rate

2.9%

Unemployment Rate

Gray 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

70.91%

Born in Kansas

89.22%

Native Born

10.78%

Foreign Born

8.38%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

89.22% of Gray County, Kansas residents were born in the United States, with 70.91% having been born in Kansas. 8.38% 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