Labette County, Kansas Population 2021

Labette County, Kansas's estimated population is 19,042 with a growth rate of -1.49% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Labette County, Kansas is the 29th largest county in Kansas. The 2010 Population was 21,537 and has seen a growth of -11.58% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202119,042-288-1.49%
202019,330-288-1.47%
201919,618-288-1.45%
201819,906-223-1.11%
201720,129-184-0.91%
201620,313-315-1.53%
201520,628-145-0.70%
201420,773-98-0.47%
201320,871-292-1.38%
201221,163-214-1.00%
201121,377-160-0.74%
201021,537-2,156-9.10%
199023,693-1,989-7.74%
198025,682-93-0.36%
197025,775-1,030-3.84%
196026,805-2,480-8.47%
195029,285-1,067-3.52%
194030,352-994-3.17%
193031,346-2,701-7.93%
192034,0472,6248.35%
191031,4234,03614.74%
190027,387-199-0.72%
189027,5864,85121.34%
188022,73512,762127.97%
18709,9730.00%
2021 Growth Rate
-1.49%
County Website
State
Founded
February 26, 1867
County Seat
2010 Population
21,537
Growth Since 2010
-11.58%
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Labette County, Kansas Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White17,85888.76%
Two or More Races1,0014.98%
Black or African American9574.76%
American Indian and Alaska Native1650.82%
Some Other Race1070.53%
Asian310.15%
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Labette County, Kansas Population by Race

Labette County, Kansas Population Pyramid $2021

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Labette County, Kansas Median Age

41


Total

38.5


Male

44.2


Female

Labette County, Kansas Adults

There are 15,333 adults, (3,717 of whom are seniors) in Labette County, Kansas.

Labette County, Kansas Age Dependency

73.2

Age Dependency Ratio

32

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Labette County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

10,217

50.78%

Male

9,902

49.22%

Labette County, Kansas Population by Age

Labette County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Labette County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86%14%
All69.5%30.5%
Male62.2%37.8%
Non Family55.9%44.1%
Female38%62%

69.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Labette County, Kansas Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8,1762.3969.5
Married4,2022.9986
Non Family2,5981.1255.9
Female9903.0138
Male3862.9662.2

2.91

Average Family Size

2.39

Average Household Size

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Labette County, Kansas Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5383.89%
9th to 12th Grade8726.31%
High School Graduate4,39731.79%
Some College3,87228.00%
Associates Degree1,56011.28%
Bachelors Degree1,69912.28%
Graduate Degree8926.45%
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Labette County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Labette County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White12,13411,0372,396
Black65049643
Hispanic50041056
2+ Races43638185
Native American1218918
Other Race107872
Asian3131

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 19.75%.

Labette County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,557$40,191$24,897
Less Than 9th Grade$28,813$33,571$15,395
High School Graduate$27,265$38,525$22,635
Some College$29,583$41,866$22,641
Bachelors Degree$43,808$60,192$36,737
Graduate Degree$52,533$45,592$54,063

$31,557

Average Earnings

$40,191

Average Male

$24,897

Average Female

Labette County, Kansas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Labette County, Kansas Language by Age

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Labette County, Kansas Language

96.33% of Labette County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 3.67% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 2.75% of the population.

Labette County, Kansas Language

Labette County, Kansas Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White16,8192,88417.15%
Hispanic89736240.36%
Multiple98426026.42%
Black91618720.41%
Other107109.35%
Native16321.23%

18.40%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.65%

Male Poverty Rate

21.05%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Labette County, Kansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Labette County, Kansas is Hispanic, with 40.36% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Labette County, Kansas is Native, with 1.23% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.93%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.87%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.80%.

Labette County, Kansas Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade37.71%
Some College13.60%
High School13.03%
Bachelors or Greater4.02%

Labette County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed42.42%
Male Unemployed32.99%
Female Employed14.16%
Male Employed6.50%

Labette County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Labette County, Kansas Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$47,643$58,891
Families$57,833$69,803
Married Families$65,081-
Non Families$23,149$33,293
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Income by Household Type

Labette County, Kansas Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

53.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.2%

Male Marriage Rate

50.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Labette County, Kansas Married by Age and Sex

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Labette County, Kansas Marriage

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

Labette County, Kansas Marital Status by Race

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Labette County, Kansas Marital Status

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1,167

Number of Veterans

1,097

Male Veterans

70

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam481
First Gulf War210
Second Gulf War128
Korea118
World War II23

Labette County, Kansas Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74332
75+277
35 to 54242
55 to 64215
18 to 34101

Labette County, Kansas Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,0867.89%
2+ Races437.93%
Black202.67%
Native American118.09%
Hispanic91.51%
Other Race76.54%

Labette County, Kansas Veterans by Race

Labette County, Kansas Veterans by Education

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8.15%

Veteran Poverty Rate

43.30%

Veteran Disability Rate

Labette County, Kansas Veterans by Education

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62.1%

Labor Force Participation

60%

Employment Rate

3.3%

Unemployment Rate

Labette County, Kansas Employment by Age

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Labette County, Kansas Employment by Race

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Labette 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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70.39%

Born in Labette County, Kansas

99.38%

Native Born

0.62%

Foreign Born

0.22%

Non Citizen

0.40%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.38% of Labette County, Kansas residents were born in the United States, with 70.39% having been born in Kansas. 0.22% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Labette 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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