Morton County, Kansas Population 2020

Morton County, Kansas's estimated population is 2,744 with a growth rate of -1.54% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Morton County, Kansas is the 88th largest county in Kansas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20182,667-77-2.81%
20172,744-43-1.54%
20162,787-165-5.59%
20152,952-88-2.89%
20143,040-76-2.44%
20133,116-11-0.35%
20123,127-48-1.51%
20113,175-65-2.01%
20103,240-240-6.90%
19903,480260.75%
19803,454-122-3.41%
19703,5762226.62%
19603,35474428.51%
19502,61042419.40%
19402,186-1,906-46.58%
19304,09291528.80%
19203,1771,844138.33%
19101,3331,029338.49%
1900304-420-58.01%
18907247157944.44%
188090.00%

How Many People Live in Morton County, Kansas?

2,744

Morton County, Kansas Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,60191.65%
Two or More Races1083.81%
Some Other Race822.89%
Black or African American260.92%
Asian180.63%
American Indian and Alaska Native30.11%

Morton County, Kansas Population Pyramid 2020

Morton County, Kansas Median Age

43.1


Total

39.8


Male

44.6


Female

Morton County, Kansas Adults

There are 2,100 adults, (519 of whom are seniors) in Morton County, Kansas.

Morton County, Kansas Age Dependency

79.5

Age Dependency Ratio

32.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

46.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Morton County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

1,389

48.94%

Male

1,449

51.06%

Morton County, Kansas Households and Families

Morton County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Morton County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.9%14.1%
Male84.9%15.1%
All69.9%30.1%
Non Family51.3%48.7%
Female40%60%

69.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,1172.4769.9
Married5313.1585.9
Non Family4331.0751.3
Male933.4284.9
Female605.0540

3.31

Average Family Size

2.47

Average Household Size

3.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Morton County, Kansas Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1226.48%
9th to 12th Grade1437.60%
High School Graduate58030.82%
Some College56830.18%
Associates Degree1477.81%
Bachelors Degree23412.43%
Graduate Degree884.68%

Morton County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,5021,397294
Hispanic29415021
Other Race826321
Multiple Races6051
Asian18127
Black157
Native American3

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 93.01%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 38.89%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,250$41,824$24,410
Less Than High School$33,875$40,929$
High School Grad$32,237$36,750$
Some College$31,719$45,500$22,750
Bachelors Degree$45,938$54,464$24,786
Graduate Degree$55,063$73,750$53,875

$36,250

Average Earnings

$41,824

Average Male

$24,410

Average Female

Morton County, Kansas Language

Morton County, Kansas Language by Age

Morton County, Kansas Language

81.37% of Morton County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 18.63% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 15.69% of the population.

Morton County, Kansas Poverty

Morton County, Kansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,9641567.94%
Hispanic654467.03%
Multiple10898.33%

7.41%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.67%

Male Poverty Rate

9.19%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Morton County, Kansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Morton County, Kansas is Multiple, with 8.33% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Morton County, Kansas is Hispanic, with 7.03% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.07%. Among those working part-time, it was 6.74%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 11.76%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School19.27%
High School12.04%
Some College4.78%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed25.00%
Female Employed9.21%
Male Employed2.32%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Morton County, Kansas Income

Morton County, Kansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$43,925$56,687
Families$57,656$71,780
Married Families$63,125-
Non Families$24,940$31,358

Morton County, Kansas Marital Status

Morton County, Kansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

56.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

62.0%

Male Marriage Rate

51.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Morton County, Kansas Married by Age and Sex

Morton 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.

Morton County, Kansas Marital Status by Race

Morton County, Kansas Veterans

131

Number of Veterans

131

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam39
World War II14
First Gulf War12
Korea8
Second Gulf War6

$Morton County, Kansas Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

41.23%

Veteran Disability Rate

Morton County, Kansas Employment Status

59.7%

Labor Force Participation

57.6%

Employment Rate

3.6%

Unemployment Rate

Morton 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

58.32%

Born in Kansas

88.05%

Native Born

11.95%

Foreign Born

8.32%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

88.05% of Morton County, Kansas residents were born in the United States, with 58.32% having been born in Kansas. 8.32% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

  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