Ottawa County, Kansas Population 2022

Ottawa County, Kansas's estimated population is 5,560 with a growth rate of -0.86% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Ottawa County, Kansas is the 62nd largest county in Kansas. The 2010 Population was 6,096 and has seen a growth of -8.79% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18702,1270.00%
188010,3078,180384.58%
189012,5812,27422.06%
190011,182-1,399-11.12%
191011,8116295.63%
192010,714-1,097-9.29%
19309,819-895-8.35%
19409,224-595-6.06%
19507,265-1,959-21.24%
19606,779-486-6.69%
19706,183-596-8.79%
19805,971-212-3.43%
19905,634-337-5.64%
20106,0964628.20%
20116,064-32-0.52%
20126,029-35-0.58%
20136,044150.25%
20146,030-14-0.23%
20155,934-96-1.59%
20165,905-29-0.49%
20175,817-88-1.49%
20185,752-65-1.12%
20195,704-48-0.83%
20205,656-48-0.84%
20215,608-48-0.85%
20225,560-48-0.86%
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Ottawa County, Kansas Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,54495.98%
Black or African American380.66%
American Indian and Alaska Native591.02%
Asian470.81%
Two or More Races881.52%
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Ottawa County, Kansas Population by Race

Ottawa County, Kansas Population Pyramid 2022

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Ottawa County, Kansas Median Age

42.8


Total

40.7


Male

46.5


Female

Ottawa County, Kansas Adults

There are 4,477 adults, (1,184 of whom are seniors) in Ottawa County, Kansas.

Ottawa County, Kansas Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

36

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Ottawa County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

2,797

48.42%

Male

2,979

51.58%

Ottawa County, Kansas Population by Age

Ottawa County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Ottawa County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male96%4%
Married90.8%9.2%
All78.8%21.2%
Non Family61.1%38.9%
Female50.9%49.1%

78.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Ottawa County, Kansas Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,4332.3478.8
Married1,4122.7990.8
Male1002.7496
Female2223.0750.9
Non Family6991.1361.1

2.74

Average Family Size

2.34

Average Household Size

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Ottawa County, Kansas Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade561.37%
9th to 12th Grade1503.68%
High School Graduate1,40534.48%
Some College1,14728.15%
Associates Degree3428.39%
Bachelors Degree72917.89%
Graduate Degree2466.04%
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Ottawa County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Ottawa County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian474720
Hispanic997641
2+ Races563521
White3,8413,679934
Black1414
Native American5959

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 42.55%.

Ottawa County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$38,125$44,983$30,935
Less Than 9th Grade$33,281$54,000$16,250
High School Graduate$31,166$34,856$19,808
Some College$43,493$50,833$31,771
Bachelors Degree$43,092$52,321$40,156
Graduate Degree$43,750$37,750$45,227

$38,125

Average Earnings

$44,983

Average Male

$30,935

Average Female

Ottawa County, Kansas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Ottawa County, Kansas Language by Age

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Ottawa County, Kansas Language

97.85% of Ottawa County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 2.15% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.97% of the population.

Ottawa County, Kansas Language

Ottawa County, Kansas Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black2323100.00%
Native593355.93%
Hispanic1681810.71%
White5,3425099.53%
OtherNaN%
Multiple8755.75%

10.35%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.29%

Male Poverty Rate

11.49%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Ottawa County, Kansas

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Ottawa County, Kansas is Multiple, with 5.75% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.77%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.40%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.64%.

Ottawa County, Kansas Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade7.81%
High School10.20%
Some College9.35%
Bachelors or Greater4.88%

Ottawa County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed3.62%
Male Unemployed13.51%
Female Employed7.48%
Female Unemployed39.39%

Ottawa County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Ottawa County, Kansas Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$59,607$81,711
Families$75,889$97,781
Married Families$83,533-
Non Families$33,750$39,489
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Income by Household Type

Ottawa County, Kansas Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

60.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

61.0%

Male Marriage Rate

60.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Ottawa County, Kansas Married by Age and Sex

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Ottawa 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.

Ottawa County, Kansas Marital Status by Race

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Ottawa County, Kansas Marital Status

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326

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War48
First Gulf War71
Vietnam158
Korea16
World War II15

Ottawa County, Kansas Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3412
35 to 5448
55 to 6443
65 to 74131
75+92

Ottawa County, Kansas Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White3047.08%
Black211.76%
Asian2042.55%
Hispanic2018.69%

Ottawa County, Kansas Veterans by Race

Ottawa County, Kansas Veterans by Education

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9.51%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.29%

Veteran Disability Rate

Ottawa County, Kansas Veterans by Education

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63.8%

Labor Force Participation

62.2%

Employment Rate

2.3%

Unemployment Rate

Ottawa County, Kansas Employment by Age

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Ottawa County, Kansas Employment by Race

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Ottawa 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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80.35%

Born in Ottawa County, Kansas

99.19%

Native Born

0.81%

Foreign Born

0.47%

Non Citizen

0.35%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.19% of Ottawa County, Kansas residents were born in the United States, with 80.35% having been born in Kansas. 0.47% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Ottawa 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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