Morton County, Kansas Population 2022

Morton County, Kansas's estimated population is 2,269 with a growth rate of -4.46% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Morton County, Kansas is the 92nd largest county in Kansas. The 2010 Population was 3,240 and has seen a growth of -29.97% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
188090.00%
18907247157944.44%
1900304-420-58.01%
19101,3331,029338.49%
19203,1771,844138.33%
19304,09291528.80%
19402,186-1,906-46.58%
19502,61042419.40%
19603,35474428.51%
19703,5762226.62%
19803,454-122-3.41%
19903,480260.75%
20103,240-240-6.90%
20113,176-64-1.98%
20123,127-49-1.54%
20133,116-11-0.35%
20143,041-75-2.41%
20152,953-88-2.89%
20162,790-163-5.52%
20172,747-43-1.54%
20182,693-54-1.97%
20192,587-106-3.94%
20202,481-106-4.10%
20212,375-106-4.27%
20222,269-106-4.46%
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Morton County, Kansas Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,34088.10%
Black or African American20.08%
American Indian and Alaska Native50.19%
Asian572.15%
Some Other Race90.34%
Two or More Races2439.15%
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Morton County, Kansas Population by Race

Morton County, Kansas Population Pyramid 2022

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Morton County, Kansas Median Age

39.8


Total

35.2


Male

40.5


Female

Morton County, Kansas Adults

There are 2,014 adults, (529 of whom are seniors) in Morton County, Kansas.

Morton County, Kansas Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

35.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Morton County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

1,388

52.26%

Male

1,268

47.74%

Morton County, Kansas Population by Age

Morton County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Morton County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male85.5%14.5%
Married77.3%22.7%
All64.1%35.9%
Non Family54%46%
Female17.9%82.1%

64.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Morton County, Kansas Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,0362.4964.1
Married4593.5877.3
Male692.4385.5
Female674.1917.9
Non Family4411.1154

3.41

Average Family Size

2.49

Average Household Size

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Morton County, Kansas Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1467.99%
9th to 12th Grade1397.61%
High School Graduate56931.14%
Some College47325.89%
Associates Degree20211.06%
Bachelors Degree22212.15%
Graduate Degree764.16%
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Morton County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Morton County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian574326
White1,4091,285269
Hispanic3031613
Other Race97
2+ Races9763
Black21
Native American5

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 91.20%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 45.61%.

Morton County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,041$40,821$26,618
Less Than 9th Grade$35,795$44,688$25,395
High School Graduate$28,125$29,907$25,536
Some College$30,703$39,375$25,950
Bachelors Degree$60,231$42,143$61,065
Graduate Degree$$200,962$59,125

$33,041

Average Earnings

$40,821

Average Male

$26,618

Average Female

Morton County, Kansas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Morton County, Kansas Language by Age

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Morton County, Kansas Language

78.19% of Morton County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 21.81% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 15.25% of the population.

Morton County, Kansas Language

Morton County, Kansas Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,81126814.80%
OtherNaN%
Multiple2419037.34%
Hispanic6278313.24%

15.37%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.50%

Male Poverty Rate

21.57%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Morton County, Kansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Morton County, Kansas is White, with 14.80% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Morton County, Kansas is Hispanic, with 13.24% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.57%. Among those working part-time, it was 7.60%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.86%.

Morton County, Kansas Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade12.41%
High School17.13%
Some College13.86%
Bachelors or Greater12.24%

Morton County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed4.07%
Male Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed8.26%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Morton County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Morton County, Kansas Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$41,866$57,794
Families$52,471$73,537
Married Families$71,639-
Non Families$24,704$32,937
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Income by Household Type

Morton County, Kansas Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

53.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.2%

Male Marriage Rate

49.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Morton County, Kansas Married by Age and Sex

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Morton 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 Over 65.

Morton County, Kansas Marital Status by Race

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Morton County, Kansas Marital Status

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125

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War57
First Gulf War1
Vietnam18
Korea6
World War II12

Morton County, Kansas Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3457
35 to 545
55 to 6414
65 to 749
75+40

Morton County, Kansas Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White844.58%
2+ Races4139.05%

Morton County, Kansas Veterans by Race

Morton County, Kansas Veterans by Education

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33.88%

Veteran Poverty Rate

72.73%

Veteran Disability Rate

Morton County, Kansas Veterans by Education

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56.8%

Labor Force Participation

55.9%

Employment Rate

1.4%

Unemployment Rate

Morton County, Kansas Employment by Age

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Morton County, Kansas Employment by Race

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Morton 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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50.60%

Born in Morton County, Kansas

90.02%

Native Born

9.98%

Foreign Born

5.61%

Non Citizen

4.37%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

90.02% of Morton County, Kansas residents were born in the United States, with 50.60% having been born in Kansas. 5.61% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Morton 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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