Jackson County, Kansas Population 2020

Jackson County, Kansas's estimated population is 13,321 with a growth rate of 0.39% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Jackson County, Kansas is the 35th largest county in Kansas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201813,280-41-0.31%
201713,321520.39%
201613,269-15-0.11%
201513,284-153-1.14%
201413,4371270.95%
201313,310-91-0.68%
201213,401-23-0.17%
201113,424-38-0.28%
201013,4621,93716.81%
199011,525-119-1.02%
198011,6441,30212.59%
197010,342330.32%
196010,309-789-7.11%
195011,098-2,284-17.07%
194013,382-1,394-9.43%
193014,776-719-4.64%
192015,495-1,366-8.10%
191016,861-256-1.50%
190017,1172,02913.45%
189015,0884,37040.77%
188010,7184,66577.07%
18706,0534,117212.65%
18601,9360.00%

How Many People Live in Jackson County, Kansas?

13,321

Jackson County, Kansas Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White11,51886.48%
American Indian and Alaska Native9667.25%
Two or More Races5954.47%
Black or African American860.65%
Asian790.59%
Some Other Race560.42%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander180.14%

Jackson County, Kansas Population Pyramid 2020

Jackson County, Kansas Median Age

41.6


Total

40.7


Male

42.6


Female

Jackson County, Kansas Adults

There are 10,005 adults, (2,477 of whom are seniors) in Jackson County, Kansas.

Jackson County, Kansas Age Dependency

76.9

Age Dependency Ratio

32.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44

Child Dependency Ratio

Jackson County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

6,676

50.13%

Male

6,642

49.87%

Jackson County, Kansas Households and Families

Jackson County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Jackson County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.3%10.7%
All75.6%24.4%
Male65.6%34.4%
Non Family60.1%39.9%
Female49.1%50.9%

75.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,3922.4475.6
Married2,9952.9489.3
Non Family1,6181.1860.1
Female4972.9849.1
Male2823.4365.6

2.9

Average Family Size

2.44

Average Household Size

6.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Jackson County, Kansas Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1041.16%
9th to 12th Grade3924.35%
High School Graduate3,52239.12%
Some College2,36726.29%
Associates Degree6977.74%
Bachelors Degree1,27614.17%
Graduate Degree6457.16%

Jackson County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White7,8157,4801,684
Native American554501125
Hispanic27024485
Multiple Races26321519
Asian72542
Black6754
Other Race565645
Islander17147

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 80.36%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,535$44,773$27,993
Less Than High School$20,729$26,000$16,902
High School Grad$32,917$41,083$22,065
Some College$35,928$46,849$24,778
Bachelors Degree$46,111$48,639$42,625
Graduate Degree$50,294$54,643$49,583

$37,535

Average Earnings

$44,773

Average Male

$27,993

Average Female

Jackson County, Kansas Language

Jackson County, Kansas Language by Age

Jackson County, Kansas Language

96.75% of Jackson County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 3.25% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.12% of the population.

Jackson County, Kansas Poverty

Jackson County, Kansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White11,0679058.18%
Native94317418.45%
Multiple55012522.73%
Hispanic5559316.76%
Asian792835.44%
Black7222.78%

9.97%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.94%

Male Poverty Rate

11.98%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Jackson County, Kansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Jackson County, Kansas is Asian, with 35.44% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Jackson County, Kansas is Black, with 2.78% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.12%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.08%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.92%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School34.91%
Some College9.48%
High School5.80%
Bachelors or Greater2.22%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed41.09%
Male Unemployed32.94%
Female Employed8.41%
Male Employed3.87%

Jackson County, Kansas Income

Jackson County, Kansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$55,904$69,162
Families$68,702$81,539
Married Families$78,362-
Non Families$29,451$35,418

Jackson County, Kansas Marital Status

Jackson County, Kansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

59.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

61.0%

Male Marriage Rate

58.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Jackson County, Kansas Married by Age and Sex

Jackson County, Kansas Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Jackson County, Kansas Marital Status by Race

Jackson County, Kansas Veterans

1,136

Number of Veterans

1,063

Male Veterans

73

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam526
Second Gulf War227
First Gulf War173
Korea96
World War II27
Name Veterans % of Total
White1,03111.69%
2 or More5617.50%
Indian314.78%
Black1014.93%
Hawaiian633.33%
Hispanic20.60%
Other23.57%

$Jackson County, Kansas Veterans by Education

7.35%

Veteran Poverty Rate

44.46%

Veteran Disability Rate

Jackson County, Kansas Employment Status

63.4%

Labor Force Participation

59.7%

Employment Rate

5.8%

Unemployment Rate

Jackson 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

76.44%

Born in Kansas

98.52%

Native Born

1.48%

Foreign Born

0.53%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.52% of Jackson County, Kansas residents were born in the United States, with 76.44% having been born in Kansas. 0.53% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

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