Mitchell County, Kansas Population 2022

Mitchell County, Kansas's estimated population is 5,586 with a growth rate of -2.29% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Mitchell County, Kansas is the 60th largest county in Kansas. The 2010 Population was 6,336 and has seen a growth of -11.84% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18704850.00%
188014,91114,4262974.43%
189015,0371260.85%
190014,647-390-2.59%
191014,089-558-3.81%
192013,886-203-1.44%
193012,774-1,112-8.01%
194011,339-1,435-11.23%
195010,320-1,019-8.99%
19608,866-1,454-14.09%
19708,010-856-9.65%
19808,1171071.34%
19907,203-914-11.26%
20106,336-867-12.04%
20116,284-52-0.82%
20126,301170.27%
20136,30980.13%
20146,248-61-0.97%
20156,294460.74%
20166,207-87-1.38%
20176,137-70-1.13%
20186,110-27-0.44%
20195,979-131-2.14%
20205,848-131-2.19%
20215,717-131-2.24%
20225,586-131-2.29%
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Mitchell County, Kansas Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,86196.83%
Black or African American350.58%
American Indian and Alaska Native440.73%
Asian190.31%
Some Other Race90.15%
Two or More Races851.40%
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Mitchell County, Kansas Population by Race

Mitchell County, Kansas Population Pyramid 2022

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Mitchell County, Kansas Median Age

43.1


Total

38.2


Male

46.4


Female

Mitchell County, Kansas Adults

There are 4,700 adults, (1,412 of whom are seniors) in Mitchell County, Kansas.

Mitchell County, Kansas Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

42.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Mitchell County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

2,954

48.80%

Male

3,099

51.20%

Mitchell County, Kansas Population by Age

Mitchell County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Mitchell County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married91.5%8.5%
All69.5%30.5%
Male62.5%37.5%
Non Family50%50%
Female39.5%60.5%

69.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Mitchell County, Kansas Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,5932.2669.5
Married1,2672.8891.5
Male563.4862.5
Female2612.6239.5
Non Family1,0091.3250

2.82

Average Family Size

2.26

Average Household Size

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Mitchell County, Kansas Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade481.18%
9th to 12th Grade1864.56%
High School Graduate1,18028.94%
Some College1,03725.44%
Associates Degree56313.81%
Bachelors Degree78219.18%
Graduate Degree2816.89%
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Mitchell County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Mitchell County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian19198
Hispanic747431
White3,9433,7221,023
2+ Races31318
Other Race11
Black54
Native American12

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 42.11%.

Mitchell County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,085$39,750$27,076
Less Than 9th Grade$18,611$26,731$
High School Graduate$22,639$32,813$15,781
Some College$33,906$34,076$33,750
Bachelors Degree$42,230$44,878$35,469
Graduate Degree$60,750$81,375$51,932

$35,085

Average Earnings

$39,750

Average Male

$27,076

Average Female

Mitchell County, Kansas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Mitchell County, Kansas Language by Age

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Mitchell County, Kansas Language

98.71% of Mitchell County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 1.29% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.65% of the population.

Mitchell County, Kansas Language

Mitchell County, Kansas Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black232295.65%
Hispanic1375036.50%
Multiple842732.14%
Native441227.27%
White5,57068212.24%
Asian19210.53%
OtherNaN%

13.59%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.13%

Male Poverty Rate

13.04%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Mitchell County, Kansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Mitchell County, Kansas is Black, with 95.65% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Mitchell 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 1.24%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.78%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.49%.

Mitchell County, Kansas Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade28.51%
High School17.73%
Some College8.29%
Bachelors or Greater7.60%

Mitchell County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed4.14%
Male Unemployed51.52%
Female Employed7.11%
Female Unemployed66.67%

Mitchell County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Mitchell County, Kansas Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$47,375$59,577
Families$54,583$71,994
Married Families$66,107-
Non Families$32,484$38,319
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Income by Household Type

Mitchell County, Kansas Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

52.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.5%

Male Marriage Rate

55.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Mitchell County, Kansas Married by Age and Sex

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Mitchell County, Kansas Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Mitchell County, Kansas Marital Status by Race

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Mitchell County, Kansas Marital Status

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420

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War62
First Gulf War46
Vietnam172
Korea72
World War II19

Mitchell County, Kansas Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3415
35 to 5458
55 to 6471
65 to 74122
75+154

Mitchell County, Kansas Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White4139.05%
2+ Races722.58%
Hispanic75.43%

Mitchell County, Kansas Veterans by Race

Mitchell County, Kansas Veterans by Education

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1.54%

Veteran Poverty Rate

54.10%

Veteran Disability Rate

Mitchell County, Kansas Veterans by Education

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59.5%

Labor Force Participation

57.7%

Employment Rate

2.8%

Unemployment Rate

Mitchell County, Kansas Employment by Age

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Mitchell County, Kansas Employment by Race

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Mitchell 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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76.06%

Born in Mitchell County, Kansas

98.93%

Native Born

1.07%

Foreign Born

0.10%

Non Citizen

0.97%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.93% of Mitchell County, Kansas residents were born in the United States, with 76.06% having been born in Kansas. 0.10% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Mitchell 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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