Morris County, Kansas Population 2020

Morris County, Kansas's estimated population is 5,631 with a growth rate of 0.99% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Morris County, Kansas is the 62nd largest county in Kansas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20205,631550.99%
20195,576551.00%
20185,521551.01%
20175,466-86-1.55%
20165,552-76-1.35%
20155,628-36-0.64%
20145,664-55-0.96%
20135,719-129-2.21%
20125,848-16-0.27%
20115,864-54-0.91%
20105,918-280-4.52%
19906,198-221-3.44%
19806,419-13-0.20%
19706,432-960-12.99%
19607,392-1,093-12.88%
19508,485-1,878-18.12%
194010,363-1,496-12.61%
193011,859-146-1.22%
192012,005-392-3.16%
191012,3974303.59%
190011,9675865.15%
189011,3812,11622.84%
18809,2657,040316.40%
18702,2251,455188.96%
18607700.00%
2020 Growth Rate
0.99%
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Founded
February 11, 1859
County Seat

Morris County, Kansas Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,34596.03%
Two or More Races1562.80%
Asian370.66%
Some Other Race160.29%
American Indian and Alaska Native60.11%
Black or African American60.11%

Morris County, Kansas Population Pyramid 2020

Morris County, Kansas Median Age

47.7


Total

46.1


Male

49.6


Female

Morris County, Kansas Adults

There are 4,354 adults, (1,337 of whom are seniors) in Morris County, Kansas.

Morris County, Kansas Age Dependency

84.5

Age Dependency Ratio

44.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Morris County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

2,813

50.54%

Male

2,753

49.46%

Morris County, Kansas Households and Families

Morris County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Morris County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married91.4%8.6%
Male82.4%17.6%
All78.4%21.6%
Non Family61.2%38.8%
Female48%52%

78.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,2472.4478.4
Married1,3052.991.4
Non Family6931.1561.2
Female1753.7748
Male743.4182.4

2.96

Average Family Size

2.44

Average Household Size

5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Morris County, Kansas Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1012.51%
9th to 12th Grade3017.47%
High School Graduate1,49337.04%
Some College1,07926.77%
Associates Degree2456.08%
Bachelors Degree56614.04%
Graduate Degree2466.10%

Morris County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,8233,449791
Hispanic1501235
Multiple Races37365
Asian222011
Other Race881
Native American66
Black66

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 50.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,025$41,105$24,444
Less Than High School$20,809$21,818$20,326
High School Grad$26,067$33,750$19,420
Some College$38,229$53,542$26,406
Bachelors Degree$40,147$42,566$32,292
Graduate Degree$53,250$97,708$47,083

$34,025

Average Earnings

$41,105

Average Male

$24,444

Average Female

Morris County, Kansas Language

Morris County, Kansas Language by Age

Morris County, Kansas Language

96.64% of Morris County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 3.36% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.99% of the population.

Morris County, Kansas Poverty

Morris County, Kansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,0404819.54%
Hispanic2512710.76%
Multiple15574.52%
Native66100.00%

9.39%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.35%

Male Poverty Rate

10.42%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Morris County, Kansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Morris County, Kansas is Native, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Morris County, Kansas is Multiple, with 4.52% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.64%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.18%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.02%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School14.81%
High School8.46%
Bachelors or Greater6.86%
Some College5.64%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed33.33%
Male Unemployed31.34%
Male Employed6.40%
Female Employed5.00%

Morris County, Kansas Income

Morris County, Kansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$50,352$65,778
Families$67,683$79,130
Married Families$75,096-
Non Families$22,888$34,303

Morris County, Kansas Marital Status

Morris County, Kansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

59.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

60.1%

Male Marriage Rate

58.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Morris County, Kansas Married by Age and Sex

Morris County, Kansas Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Morris County, Kansas Marital Status by Race

Morris County, Kansas Veterans

536

Number of Veterans

490

Male Veterans

46

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam226
First Gulf War127
Second Gulf War95
Korea72
World War II19
Age Group Veterans
65 to 74202
75+137
35 to 54105
55 to 6449
18 to 3443
Name Veterans % of Total
White52112.24%
2 or More1540.54%
Hispanic63.73%

$Morris County, Kansas Veterans by Education

2.09%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.69%

Veteran Disability Rate

Morris County, Kansas Employment Status

60.1%

Labor Force Participation

58.1%

Employment Rate

3.2%

Unemployment Rate

Morris 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

72.82%

Born in Kansas

98.11%

Native Born

1.89%

Foreign Born

1.37%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.11% of Morris County, Kansas residents were born in the United States, with 72.82% having been born in Kansas. 1.37% 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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