Neosho County, Kansas Population 2020

Neosho County, Kansas's estimated population is 16,028 with a growth rate of -0.21% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Neosho County, Kansas is the 32nd largest county in Kansas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201815,951-77-0.48%
201716,028-34-0.21%
201616,062-199-1.22%
201516,261-62-0.38%
201416,323-59-0.36%
201316,382-36-0.22%
201216,418-27-0.16%
201116,445-29-0.18%
201016,474-561-3.29%
199017,035-1,932-10.19%
198018,9671550.82%
197018,812-643-3.31%
196019,455-893-4.39%
195020,348-1,862-8.38%
194022,210-455-2.01%
193022,665-1,335-5.56%
192024,0002461.04%
191023,7544,50023.37%
190019,2546933.73%
189018,5613,44022.75%
188015,1214,91548.16%
187010,20610,11811497.73%
1860880.00%

How Many People Live in Neosho County, Kansas?

16,028

Neosho County, Kansas Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White15,27094.70%
Two or More Races4502.79%
Black or African American1981.23%
Some Other Race870.54%
Asian650.40%
American Indian and Alaska Native490.30%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander60.04%

Neosho County, Kansas Population Pyramid 2020

Neosho County, Kansas Median Age

40.1


Total

39.2


Male

40.8


Female

Neosho County, Kansas Adults

There are 12,118 adults, (3,058 of whom are seniors) in Neosho County, Kansas.

Neosho County, Kansas Age Dependency

78

Age Dependency Ratio

33.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Neosho County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

8,202

50.87%

Male

7,923

49.13%

Neosho County, Kansas Households and Families

Neosho County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Neosho County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85%15%
All70.5%29.5%
Male64.7%35.3%
Non Family56.1%43.9%
Female55%45%

70.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,6812.3570.5
Married3,293385
Non Family2,3761.1156.1
Female8083.2655
Male2042.6364.7

2.92

Average Family Size

2.35

Average Household Size

5.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Neosho County, Kansas Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2642.46%
9th to 12th Grade6466.01%
High School Graduate3,37431.41%
Some College3,04928.38%
Associates Degree1,19311.10%
Bachelors Degree1,30412.14%
Graduate Degree9138.50%

Neosho County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White9,9509,2532,119
Hispanic4142705
Multiple Races21316260
Black12010215
Other Race7215
Native American282811
Asian24247

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 39.29%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,685$38,041$25,189
Less Than High School$24,474$30,919$
High School Grad$28,736$35,470$19,530
Some College$29,127$38,673$24,472
Bachelors Degree$39,688$55,060$29,706
Graduate Degree$56,788$67,917$56,042

$30,685

Average Earnings

$38,041

Average Male

$25,189

Average Female

Neosho County, Kansas Language

Neosho County, Kansas Language by Age

Neosho County, Kansas Language

96.38% of Neosho County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 3.62% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.04% of the population.

Neosho County, Kansas Poverty

Neosho County, Kansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White14,1292,29616.25%
Hispanic77125733.33%
Multiple43411526.50%
Black1722413.95%
Other871517.24%
Asian651421.54%
Native371335.14%

17.46%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.38%

Male Poverty Rate

19.45%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Neosho County, Kansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Neosho County, Kansas is Native, with 35.14% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Neosho County, Kansas is Black, with 13.95% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.33%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.11%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.52%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School26.34%
High School13.32%
Some College12.49%
Bachelors or Greater10.49%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed93.04%
Male Unemployed45.63%
Female Employed9.64%
Male Employed8.02%

Neosho County, Kansas Income

Neosho County, Kansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$44,294$56,884
Families$57,309$67,800
Married Families$66,047-
Non Families$22,056$34,748

Neosho County, Kansas Marital Status

Neosho County, Kansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.2%

Male Marriage Rate

50.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Neosho County, Kansas Married by Age and Sex

Neosho 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.

Neosho County, Kansas Marital Status by Race

Neosho County, Kansas Veterans

952

Number of Veterans

912

Male Veterans

40

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam398
Korea128
Second Gulf War125
First Gulf War104
World War II73
Name Veterans % of Total
White9238.00%
2 or More218.17%
Black74.49%
Hispanic61.23%
Indian12.44%

$Neosho County, Kansas Veterans by Education

12.58%

Veteran Poverty Rate

44.21%

Veteran Disability Rate

Neosho County, Kansas Employment Status

61%

Labor Force Participation

58.7%

Employment Rate

3.8%

Unemployment Rate

Neosho 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

76.46%

Born in Kansas

97.70%

Native Born

2.30%

Foreign Born

1.56%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.70% of Neosho County, Kansas residents were born in the United States, with 76.46% having been born in Kansas. 1.56% 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