Rooks County, Kansas Population 2020

Rooks County, Kansas's estimated population is 5,067 with a growth rate of -1.09% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Rooks County, Kansas is the 68th largest county in Kansas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20185,013-54-1.07%
20175,067-56-1.09%
20165,123-59-1.14%
20155,182-22-0.42%
20145,204100.19%
20135,194-26-0.50%
20125,220210.40%
20115,19950.10%
20105,194-845-13.99%
19906,039-967-13.80%
19807,006-622-8.15%
19707,628-2,106-21.64%
19609,7346917.64%
19509,0435466.43%
19408,497-1,037-10.88%
19309,534-432-4.33%
19209,966-1,316-11.66%
191011,2823,32241.73%
19007,960-58-0.72%
18908,018-94-1.16%
18808,1120.00%

How Many People Live in Rooks County, Kansas?

5,067

Rooks County, Kansas Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,92896.29%
Two or More Races981.91%
Black or African American440.86%
Some Other Race170.33%
American Indian and Alaska Native130.25%
Asian100.20%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander80.16%

Rooks County, Kansas Population Pyramid 2020

Rooks County, Kansas Median Age

43.8


Total

43.1


Male

44.7


Female

Rooks County, Kansas Adults

There are 3,954 adults, (1,099 of whom are seniors) in Rooks County, Kansas.

Rooks County, Kansas Age Dependency

79.3

Age Dependency Ratio

38.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Rooks County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

2,649

51.76%

Male

2,469

48.24%

Rooks County, Kansas Households and Families

Rooks County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Rooks County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married90.9%9.1%
All79%21%
Non Family68.2%31.8%
Male63.5%36.5%
Female56.1%43.9%

79.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,1002.3479
Married1,0973.0690.9
Non Family7601.0968.2
Female1392.956.1
Male1043.2163.5

3

Average Family Size

2.34

Average Household Size

5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Rooks County, Kansas Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade691.92%
9th to 12th Grade2898.05%
High School Graduate1,12331.26%
Some College89324.86%
Associates Degree3569.91%
Bachelors Degree59616.59%
Graduate Degree2667.41%

Rooks County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,4423,128855
Multiple Races58525
Hispanic55345
Other Race165
Black129
Native American1010
Asian1042
Islander8

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 white people with a rate of 24.84%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,974$38,339$23,822
Less Than High School$24,904$26,750$20,455
High School Grad$23,448$26,583$14,348
Some College$35,278$46,806$24,522
Bachelors Degree$32,917$41,875$27,545
Graduate Degree$49,000$72,083$30,417

$28,974

Average Earnings

$38,339

Average Male

$23,822

Average Female

Rooks County, Kansas Language

Rooks County, Kansas Language by Age

Rooks County, Kansas Language

98.03% of Rooks County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 1.97% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.21% of the population.

Rooks County, Kansas Poverty

Rooks County, Kansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,6673277.01%
Hispanic1204436.67%
Multiple861011.63%
Islander88100.00%
Native66100.00%

7.97%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.84%

Male Poverty Rate

9.00%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Rooks County, Kansas

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Rooks County, Kansas is White, with 7.01% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.70%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.41%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.07%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School11.49%
High School11.14%
Some College8.53%
Bachelors or Greater4.81%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed24.62%
Female Employed6.20%
Male Employed5.74%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Rooks County, Kansas Income

Rooks County, Kansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$50,511$59,370
Families$61,618$69,830
Married Families$67,219-
Non Families$26,338$39,328

Rooks County, Kansas Marital Status

Rooks County, Kansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.0%

Male Marriage Rate

56.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Rooks County, Kansas Married by Age and Sex

Rooks 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 35-44.

Rooks County, Kansas Marital Status by Race

Rooks County, Kansas Veterans

344

Number of Veterans

315

Male Veterans

29

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam144
Korea39
Second Gulf War35
World War II34
First Gulf War24

$Rooks County, Kansas Veterans by Education

6.48%

Veteran Poverty Rate

41.67%

Veteran Disability Rate

Rooks County, Kansas Employment Status

61.5%

Labor Force Participation

59%

Employment Rate

4%

Unemployment Rate

Rooks 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

76.73%

Born in Kansas

99.18%

Native Born

0.82%

Foreign Born

0.18%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.18% of Rooks County, Kansas residents were born in the United States, with 76.73% having been born in Kansas. 0.18% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
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