Pawnee County, Kansas Population 2020

Pawnee County, Kansas's estimated population is 6,346 with a growth rate of -1.67% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Pawnee County, Kansas is the 55th largest county in Kansas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20206,346-108-1.67%
20196,454-108-1.65%
20186,562-108-1.62%
20176,670-47-0.70%
20166,717-51-0.75%
20156,768-54-0.79%
20146,822-41-0.60%
20136,86310.01%
20126,862-115-1.65%
20116,977-3-0.04%
20106,980-575-7.61%
19907,555-510-6.32%
19808,065-419-4.94%
19708,484-1,770-17.26%
196010,254-787-7.13%
195011,0417417.19%
194010,300-210-2.00%
193010,5101,18712.73%
19209,3234645.24%
19108,8593,77574.25%
19005,084-120-2.31%
18905,204-192-3.56%
18805,3965,2172914.53%
18701790.00%

Pawnee County, Kansas Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,98989.27%
Black or African American3505.22%
Some Other Race1582.36%
Two or More Races1482.21%
American Indian and Alaska Native600.89%
Asian40.06%

Pawnee County, Kansas Population Pyramid 2020

Pawnee County, Kansas Median Age

45.7


Total

42.9


Male

49.3


Female

Pawnee County, Kansas Adults

There are 5,517 adults, (1,437 of whom are seniors) in Pawnee County, Kansas.

Pawnee County, Kansas Age Dependency

64.4

Age Dependency Ratio

35.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

29.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Pawnee County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

2,940

43.82%

Male

3,769

56.18%

Pawnee County, Kansas Households and Families

Pawnee County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Pawnee County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.5%10.5%
All68.1%31.9%
Male66.7%33.3%
Female50.9%49.1%
Non Family50%50%

68.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,5022.2568.1
Married1,1232.9389.5
Non Family1,0661.2950
Female2773.1750.9
Male362.3966.7

2.9

Average Family Size

2.25

Average Household Size

5.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Pawnee County, Kansas Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1653.28%
9th to 12th Grade4538.99%
High School Graduate1,49229.62%
Some College1,40227.83%
Associates Degree57611.44%
Bachelors Degree64812.86%
Graduate Degree3015.98%

Pawnee County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White4,3443,963900
Hispanic33218134
Black2962099
Other Race1138
Native American52425
Multiple Races3939
Asian221

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 50.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$24,988$26,521$23,484
Less Than High School$17,626$$19,031
High School Grad$22,521$24,483$17,773
Some College$29,722$35,063$21,438
Bachelors Degree$40,625$36,319$42,083
Graduate Degree$34,000$73,077$24,780

$24,988

Average Earnings

$26,521

Average Male

$23,484

Average Female

Pawnee County, Kansas Language

Pawnee County, Kansas Language by Age

Pawnee County, Kansas Language

96.30% of Pawnee County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 3.70% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.20% of the population.

Pawnee County, Kansas Poverty

Pawnee County, Kansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,9303687.46%
Hispanic4207718.33%
Black1124237.50%
Native2114.76%

8.70%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.72%

Male Poverty Rate

11.53%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Pawnee County, Kansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Pawnee County, Kansas is Black, with 37.50% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Pawnee County, Kansas is Native, with 4.76% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.62%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.24%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.29%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School9.42%
Some College8.81%
High School4.89%
Bachelors or Greater1.94%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Male Unemployed17.86%
Female Employed6.03%
Male Employed1.85%

Pawnee County, Kansas Income

Pawnee County, Kansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$42,853$57,460
Families$56,154$67,675
Married Families$64,538-
Non Families$32,212$41,536

Pawnee County, Kansas Marital Status

Pawnee County, Kansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

42.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

38.5%

Male Marriage Rate

47.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Pawnee County, Kansas Married by Age and Sex

Pawnee County, Kansas Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Pawnee County, Kansas Marital Status by Race

Pawnee County, Kansas Veterans

622

Number of Veterans

588

Male Veterans

34

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam226
First Gulf War127
Second Gulf War98
Korea23
World War II16
Age Group Veterans
35 to 54173
75+159
65 to 74134
55 to 64121
18 to 3435
Name Veterans % of Total
White57911.66%
Hispanic5514.59%
Black298.61%
Indian917.31%
2 or More510.20%

$Pawnee County, Kansas Veterans by Education

5.77%

Veteran Poverty Rate

40.21%

Veteran Disability Rate

Pawnee County, Kansas Employment Status

46.3%

Labor Force Participation

45.3%

Employment Rate

2.2%

Unemployment Rate

Pawnee 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

74.27%

Born in Kansas

98.60%

Native Born

1.40%

Foreign Born

0.83%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.60% of Pawnee County, Kansas residents were born in the United States, with 74.27% having been born in Kansas. 0.83% 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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