Norton County, Kansas Population 2020

Norton County, Kansas's estimated population is 5,418 with a growth rate of -0.11% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Norton County, Kansas is the 64th largest county in Kansas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20205,418-6-0.11%
20195,424-6-0.11%
20185,430-6-0.11%
20175,436-58-1.06%
20165,494-44-0.79%
20155,53840.07%
20145,534-80-1.43%
20135,614280.50%
20125,586-69-1.22%
20115,655-10-0.18%
20105,665-282-4.74%
19905,947-742-11.09%
19806,689-590-8.11%
19707,279-756-9.41%
19608,035-773-8.78%
19508,808-1,023-10.41%
19409,831-1,870-15.98%
193011,7012782.43%
192011,423-191-1.64%
191011,6142892.55%
190011,3257086.67%
189010,6173,61951.71%
18806,9980.00%

Norton County, Kansas Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,06792.36%
Two or More Races1663.03%
Black or African American1482.70%
American Indian and Alaska Native460.84%
Asian320.58%
Some Other Race270.49%

Norton County, Kansas Population Pyramid 2020

Norton County, Kansas Median Age

43.2


Total

39.5


Male

46.6


Female

Norton County, Kansas Adults

There are 4,434 adults, (1,090 of whom are seniors) in Norton County, Kansas.

Norton County, Kansas Age Dependency

64.1

Age Dependency Ratio

32.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Norton County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

2,450

44.66%

Male

3,036

55.34%

Norton County, Kansas Households and Families

Norton County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Norton County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male97.5%2.5%
Married85.4%14.6%
All74.1%25.9%
Female73.9%26.1%
Non Family51.9%48.1%

74.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,9302.4174.1
Married1,0662.8885.4
Non Family6261.1951.9
Female1574.1173.9
Male812.4397.5

2.86

Average Family Size

2.41

Average Household Size

7.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Norton County, Kansas Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1303.25%
9th to 12th Grade2947.34%
High School Graduate1,46736.62%
Some College1,10027.46%
Associates Degree3799.46%
Bachelors Degree48712.16%
Graduate Degree1493.72%

Norton County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,6133,317636
Hispanic192134
Black12684
Native American3825
Multiple Races3418
Asian3221
Other Race2115

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 91.81%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 17.60%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,454$29,475$26,639
Less Than High School$16,629$$25,272
High School Grad$20,287$27,917$14,560
Some College$35,148$31,716$35,854
Bachelors Degree$38,477$40,875$37,656
Graduate Degree$55,500$$49,185

$28,454

Average Earnings

$29,475

Average Male

$26,639

Average Female

Norton County, Kansas Language

Norton County, Kansas Language by Age

Norton County, Kansas Language

97.31% of Norton County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 2.69% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.02% of the population.

Norton County, Kansas Poverty

Norton County, Kansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,45954312.18%
Multiple1343123.13%
Hispanic1001414.00%
Other1414100.00%

12.65%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.28%

Male Poverty Rate

17.77%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Norton County, Kansas

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Norton County, Kansas is White, with 12.18% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.17%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.81%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.73%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School20.54%
High School9.71%
Some College7.97%
Bachelors or Greater6.70%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed40.00%
Female Employed7.77%
Male Employed4.30%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Norton County, Kansas Income

Norton County, Kansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$49,891$67,861
Families$59,038$83,983
Married Families$68,750-
Non Families$21,500$28,388

Norton County, Kansas Marital Status

Norton County, Kansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

49.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.3%

Male Marriage Rate

53.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Norton County, Kansas Married by Age and Sex

Norton County, Kansas Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Norton County, Kansas Marital Status by Race

Norton County, Kansas Veterans

435

Number of Veterans

434

Male Veterans

1

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam151
First Gulf War60
Korea54
World War II45
Second Gulf War11
Age Group Veterans
75+161
35 to 54151
65 to 74100
55 to 6422
18 to 341
Name Veterans % of Total
White42510.28%
Hispanic104.78%
Black96.08%
2 or More11.85%

$Norton County, Kansas Veterans by Education

1.04%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.08%

Veteran Disability Rate

Norton County, Kansas Employment Status

54.6%

Labor Force Participation

53.9%

Employment Rate

1.2%

Unemployment Rate

Norton 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

64.11%

Born in Kansas

97.63%

Native Born

2.37%

Foreign Born

1.86%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.63% of Norton County, Kansas residents were born in the United States, with 64.11% having been born in Kansas. 1.86% 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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