McPherson County, Kansas Population 2022

McPherson County, Kansas's estimated population is 28,584 with a growth rate of 0.05% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. McPherson County, Kansas is the 22nd largest county in Kansas. The 2010 Population was 29,128 and has seen a growth of -1.87% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18707380.00%
188017,14316,4052222.90%
189021,6144,47126.08%
190021,421-193-0.89%
191021,5211000.47%
192021,8453241.51%
193023,5881,7437.98%
194024,1525642.39%
195023,670-482-2.00%
196024,2856152.60%
197024,7784932.03%
198026,8552,0778.38%
199027,2684131.54%
201029,1281,8606.82%
201129,154260.09%
201229,221670.23%
201329,4151940.66%
201428,896-519-1.76%
201528,648-248-0.86%
201628,429-219-0.76%
201728,6872580.91%
201828,528-159-0.55%
201928,542140.05%
202028,556140.05%
202128,570140.05%
202228,584140.05%
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McPherson County, Kansas Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White27,08694.85%
Black or African American4431.55%
American Indian and Alaska Native910.32%
Asian2140.75%
Some Other Race220.08%
Two or More Races7012.45%
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McPherson County, Kansas Population by Race

McPherson County, Kansas Population Pyramid 2022

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McPherson County, Kansas Median Age

40.7


Total

39.5


Male

42.4


Female

McPherson County, Kansas Adults

There are 22,259 adults, (5,640 of whom are seniors) in McPherson County, Kansas.

McPherson County, Kansas Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

33.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.9

Child Dependency Ratio

McPherson County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

14,512

50.82%

Male

14,045

49.18%

McPherson County, Kansas Population by Age

McPherson County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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McPherson County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.9%14.1%
Male72.3%27.7%
All69.3%30.7%
Non Family47.3%52.7%
Female40.6%59.4%

69.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

McPherson County, Kansas Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All12,4792.1869.3
Married6,9432.7885.9
Male4882.4972.3
Female8052.3440.6
Non Family4,2431.1147.3

2.69

Average Family Size

2.18

Average Household Size

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McPherson County, Kansas Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade9664.96%
9th to 12th Grade7043.61%
High School Graduate5,29327.18%
Some College4,75424.41%
Associates Degree2,14411.01%
Bachelors Degree4,00420.56%
Graduate Degree1,6118.27%
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McPherson County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

McPherson County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
2+ Races425382134
White18,23016,9235,397
Asian10810827
Hispanic55527162
Black18914411
Other Race11
Native American5335

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 2+ races people with a rate of 31.53%.

McPherson County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,600$51,430$30,706
Less Than 9th Grade$30,576$38,000$15,560
High School Graduate$32,911$40,968$24,417
Some College$33,741$43,808$27,742
Bachelors Degree$52,864$65,462$42,230
Graduate Degree$56,500$75,181$51,627

$40,600

Average Earnings

$51,430

Average Male

$30,706

Average Female

McPherson County, Kansas Earnings by Educational Attainment

McPherson County, Kansas Language by Age

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McPherson County, Kansas Language

94.64% of McPherson County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 5.36% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.94% of the population.

McPherson County, Kansas Language

McPherson County, Kansas Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black2799734.77%
Hispanic1,11924722.07%
Native731419.18%
White24,9691,9527.82%
Asian186115.91%
Other5NaN%
Multiple667213.15%

8.61%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.54%

Male Poverty Rate

8.69%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in McPherson County, Kansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in McPherson County, Kansas is Black, with 34.77% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in McPherson County, Kansas is Multiple, with 3.15% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.14%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.65%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.08%.

McPherson County, Kansas Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade18.90%
High School11.90%
Some College5.33%
Bachelors or Greater1.99%

McPherson County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed4.32%
Male Unemployed52.11%
Female Employed6.81%
Female Unemployed14.29%

McPherson County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

McPherson County, Kansas Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$59,928$73,832
Families$71,993$88,177
Married Families$76,425-
Non Families$34,393$43,694
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Income by Household Type

McPherson County, Kansas Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

60.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

61.7%

Male Marriage Rate

59.9%

Female Marriage Rate

McPherson County, Kansas Married by Age and Sex

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McPherson 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 55-64.

McPherson County, Kansas Marital Status by Race

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McPherson County, Kansas Marital Status

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1,560

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War240
First Gulf War265
Vietnam506
Korea173
World War II90

McPherson County, Kansas Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34118
35 to 54295
55 to 64156
65 to 74514
75+477

McPherson County, Kansas Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,4466.89%
Black5412.62%
2+ Races6010.91%
Hispanic233.00%

McPherson County, Kansas Veterans by Race

McPherson County, Kansas Veterans by Education

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10.57%

Veteran Poverty Rate

44.47%

Veteran Disability Rate

McPherson County, Kansas Veterans by Education

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65.3%

Labor Force Participation

64.3%

Employment Rate

1.3%

Unemployment Rate

McPherson County, Kansas Employment by Age

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McPherson County, Kansas Employment by Race

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McPherson 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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69.53%

Born in McPherson County, Kansas

97.88%

Native Born

2.12%

Foreign Born

1.16%

Non Citizen

0.96%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.88% of McPherson County, Kansas residents were born in the United States, with 69.53% having been born in Kansas. 1.16% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

McPherson 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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