Meade County, Kansas Population 2022

Meade County, Kansas's estimated population is 3,838 with a growth rate of -1.67% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Meade County, Kansas is the 74th largest county in Kansas. The 2010 Population was 4,596 and has seen a growth of -16.49% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18802960.00%
18902,5422,246758.78%
19001,581-961-37.80%
19105,0553,474219.73%
19205,5424879.63%
19306,8581,31623.75%
19405,522-1,336-19.48%
19505,7101883.40%
19605,505-205-3.59%
19704,912-593-10.77%
19804,788-124-2.52%
19904,247-541-11.30%
20104,5963498.22%
20114,519-77-1.68%
20124,378-141-3.12%
20134,286-92-2.10%
20144,357711.66%
20154,301-56-1.29%
20164,236-65-1.51%
20174,230-6-0.14%
20184,098-132-3.12%
20194,033-65-1.59%
20203,968-65-1.61%
20213,903-65-1.64%
20223,838-65-1.67%
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Meade County, Kansas Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,38882.23%
Black or African American380.92%
American Indian and Alaska Native20.05%
Asian360.87%
Some Other Race42810.39%
Two or More Races2285.53%
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Meade County, Kansas Population by Race

Meade County, Kansas Population Pyramid 2022

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Meade County, Kansas Median Age

37.3


Total

35.3


Male

38.8


Female

Meade County, Kansas Adults

There are 3,071 adults, (718 of whom are seniors) in Meade County, Kansas.

Meade County, Kansas Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

30.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Meade County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

2,055

49.88%

Male

2,065

50.12%

Meade County, Kansas Population by Age

Meade County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Meade County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male87.5%12.5%
Married79.6%20.4%
All66.4%33.6%
Non Family54.4%45.6%
Female39.8%60.2%

66.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Meade County, Kansas Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,7152.3366.4
Married8643.0379.6
Male562.2187.5
Female2162.8139.8
Non Family5791.1254.4

2.87

Average Family Size

2.33

Average Household Size

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Meade County, Kansas Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade29010.94%
9th to 12th Grade1867.02%
High School Graduate60722.91%
Some College66425.06%
Associates Degree34312.94%
Bachelors Degree36313.70%
Graduate Degree1977.43%
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Meade County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Meade County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian363623
White2,1041,884511
2+ Races515111
Hispanic42817615
Native American22
Black2723
Other Race25472

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 63.89%.

Meade County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$41,194$51,576$27,228
Less Than 9th Grade$37,292$42,471$20,223
High School Graduate$40,917$53,299$27,500
Some College$36,202$50,357$26,165
Bachelors Degree$51,000$60,375$45,583
Graduate Degree$62,875$$49,375

$41,194

Average Earnings

$51,576

Average Male

$27,228

Average Female

Meade County, Kansas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Meade County, Kansas Language by Age

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Meade County, Kansas Language

77.59% of Meade County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 22.41% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 18.70% of the population.

Meade County, Kansas Language

Meade County, Kansas Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Asian361336.11%
Multiple2197333.33%
Hispanic89818320.38%
White2,9631525.13%
Other72NaN%

8.70%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.61%

Male Poverty Rate

11.79%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Meade County, Kansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Meade County, Kansas is Asian, with 36.11% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Meade County, Kansas is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.65%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.92%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 10.31%.

Meade County, Kansas Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade3.68%
High School6.90%
Some College7.88%
Bachelors or Greater1.27%

Meade County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed1.80%
Male Unemployed33.33%
Female Employed9.14%
Female Unemployed60.98%

Meade County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Meade County, Kansas Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$56,817$75,768
Families$67,670$85,744
Married Families$79,348-
Non Families$33,321$50,444
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Income by Household Type

Meade County, Kansas Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

55.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.3%

Male Marriage Rate

52.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Meade County, Kansas Married by Age and Sex

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Meade 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 55-64.

Meade County, Kansas Marital Status by Race

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Meade County, Kansas Marital Status

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194

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War34
First Gulf War30
Vietnam63
Korea5
World War II29

Meade County, Kansas Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3416
35 to 5430
55 to 6449
65 to 7425
75+74

Meade County, Kansas Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1887.28%
Other Race20.76%
2+ Races42.70%
Hispanic183.28%

Meade County, Kansas Veterans by Race

Meade County, Kansas Veterans by Education

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5.88%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.90%

Veteran Disability Rate

Meade County, Kansas Veterans by Education

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65%

Labor Force Participation

63.5%

Employment Rate

2.3%

Unemployment Rate

Meade County, Kansas Employment by Age

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Meade County, Kansas Employment by Race

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Meade 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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60.02%

Born in Meade County, Kansas

88.96%

Native Born

11.04%

Foreign Born

7.01%

Non Citizen

4.03%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

88.96% of Meade County, Kansas residents were born in the United States, with 60.02% having been born in Kansas. 7.01% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Meade 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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