Meade County, Kansas Population 2020

Meade County, Kansas's estimated population is 4,260 with a growth rate of 0.52% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Meade County, Kansas is the 73rd largest county in Kansas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20184,146-114-2.68%
20174,260220.52%
20164,238-65-1.51%
20154,303-55-1.26%
20144,358711.66%
20134,287-91-2.08%
20124,378-141-3.12%
20114,519-77-1.68%
20104,5963498.22%
19904,247-541-11.30%
19804,788-124-2.52%
19704,912-593-10.77%
19605,505-205-3.59%
19505,7101883.40%
19405,522-1,336-19.48%
19306,8581,31623.75%
19205,5424879.63%
19105,0553,474219.73%
19001,581-961-37.80%
18902,5422,246758.78%
18802960.00%

How Many People Live in Meade County, Kansas?

4,260

Meade County, Kansas Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,66085.90%
Some Other Race43210.14%
Two or More Races902.11%
Asian501.17%
Black or African American260.61%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander30.07%

Meade County, Kansas Population Pyramid 2020

Meade County, Kansas Median Age

37.3


Total

34.9


Male

41


Female

Meade County, Kansas Adults

There are 3,162 adults, (753 of whom are seniors) in Meade County, Kansas.

Meade County, Kansas Age Dependency

76.9

Age Dependency Ratio

31.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Meade County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

2,132

50.04%

Male

2,129

49.96%

Meade County, Kansas Households and Families

Meade County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Meade County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married79.5%20.5%
All69.4%30.6%
Non Family60.9%39.1%
Female54.5%45.5%
Male52.4%47.6%

69.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,6752.4769.4
Married8693.1479.5
Non Family5351.0760.9
Female1872.954.5
Male843.5252.4

3.07

Average Family Size

2.47

Average Household Size

5.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Meade County, Kansas Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade30211.01%
9th to 12th Grade1796.53%
High School Graduate79629.02%
Some College61922.57%
Associates Degree29510.75%
Bachelors Degree38814.15%
Graduate Degree1645.98%

Meade County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,2561,994524
Hispanic3761607
Other Race22279
Multiple Races59567
Asian434314
Black1613
Islander33

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 asian people with a rate of 32.56%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,199$48,485$25,685
Less Than High School$34,583$42,096$20,324
High School Grad$32,222$42,188$21,364
Some College$33,917$43,269$24,676
Bachelors Degree$51,250$63,750$42,656
Graduate Degree$53,750$79,306$47,813

$40,199

Average Earnings

$48,485

Average Male

$25,685

Average Female

Meade County, Kansas Language

Meade County, Kansas Language by Age

Meade County, Kansas Language

78.70% of Meade County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 21.30% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 15.95% of the population.

Meade County, Kansas Poverty

Meade County, Kansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,2353019.30%
Hispanic77619124.61%
Other4326414.81%
Asian501122.00%
Multiple8067.50%

12.15%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.14%

Male Poverty Rate

15.13%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Meade County, Kansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Meade County, Kansas is Hispanic, with 24.61% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Meade County, Kansas is Multiple, with 7.50% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.16%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.40%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.40%.

Name Poverty
High School11.59%
Some College9.11%
Less Than High School6.03%
Bachelors or Greater1.66%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed64.15%
Male Unemployed50.00%
Female Employed5.24%
Male Employed3.75%

Meade County, Kansas Income

Meade County, Kansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$55,568$66,672
Families$66,429$78,312
Married Families$77,102-
Non Families$25,718$39,422

Meade County, Kansas Marital Status

Meade County, Kansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.7%

Male Marriage Rate

50.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Meade County, Kansas Married by Age and Sex

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 45-54.

Meade County, Kansas Marital Status by Race

Meade County, Kansas Veterans

200

Number of Veterans

200

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam71
First Gulf War40
Second Gulf War26
Korea24
World War II10
Name Veterans % of Total
White1716.22%
2 or More2033.90%
Black830.77%
Hispanic20.42%
Other10.36%

$Meade County, Kansas Veterans by Education

5.10%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.06%

Veteran Disability Rate

Meade County, Kansas Employment Status

65.4%

Labor Force Participation

63.5%

Employment Rate

2.8%

Unemployment Rate

Meade 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

62.71%

Born in Kansas

89.30%

Native Born

10.70%

Foreign Born

6.29%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

89.30% of Meade County, Kansas residents were born in the United States, with 62.71% having been born in Kansas. 6.29% 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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