Russell County, Kansas Population 2020

Russell County, Kansas's estimated population is 6,929 with a growth rate of -1.07% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Russell County, Kansas is the 53rd largest county in Kansas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20186,907-22-0.32%
20176,929-75-1.07%
20167,004-36-0.51%
20157,040360.51%
20147,004300.43%
20136,974-13-0.19%
20126,98730.04%
20116,984-15-0.21%
20106,999-836-10.67%
19907,835-1,033-11.65%
19808,868-560-5.94%
19709,428-1,920-16.92%
196011,348-2,058-15.35%
195013,406-58-0.43%
194013,4642,41921.90%
193011,0452972.76%
192010,748-52-0.48%
191010,8002,31127.22%
19008,4891,15615.76%
18907,333-18-0.24%
18807,3517,1954612.18%
18701560.00%

How Many People Live in Russell County, Kansas?

6,929

Russell County, Kansas Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White6,63595.10%
Two or More Races1702.44%
Black or African American1071.53%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander460.66%
Some Other Race120.17%
American Indian and Alaska Native70.10%

Russell County, Kansas Population Pyramid 2020

Russell County, Kansas Median Age

49.1


Total

47.1


Male

49.6


Female

Russell County, Kansas Adults

There are 5,484 adults, (1,686 of whom are seniors) in Russell County, Kansas.

Russell County, Kansas Age Dependency

83.7

Age Dependency Ratio

44.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Russell County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

3,525

50.52%

Male

3,452

49.48%

Russell County, Kansas Households and Families

Russell County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Russell County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married91.2%8.8%
All80.7%19.3%
Non Family69.7%30.3%
Male56.3%43.7%
Female40.8%59.2%

80.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,9792.380.7
Married1,7402.8391.2
Non Family1,0321.269.7
Female1203.0540.8
Male873.7256.3

2.84

Average Family Size

2.3

Average Household Size

4.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Russell County, Kansas Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2815.40%
9th to 12th Grade2574.94%
High School Graduate1,42027.31%
Some College1,49828.81%
Associates Degree3957.60%
Bachelors Degree76314.67%
Graduate Degree58611.27%

Russell County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White4,9134,4581,269
Hispanic1194113
Multiple Races827865
Black5958
Islander3131
Other Race1212
Native American772

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 multiple races people with a rate of 79.27%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,139$40,913$24,083
Less Than High School$14,448$14,188$14,674
High School Grad$22,060$31,023$
Some College$31,409$50,525$25,071
Bachelors Degree$33,831$29,704$35,000
Graduate Degree$42,006$$41,607

$29,139

Average Earnings

$40,913

Average Male

$24,083

Average Female

Russell County, Kansas Language

Russell County, Kansas Language by Age

Russell County, Kansas Language

96.60% of Russell County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 3.40% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.75% of the population.

Russell County, Kansas Poverty

Russell County, Kansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White6,3703715.82%
Hispanic2084622.12%
Multiple1652515.15%
Islander461736.96%
Other1212100.00%
Native7114.29%

6.40%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.22%

Male Poverty Rate

6.58%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Russell County, Kansas

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Russell County, Kansas is White, with 5.82% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.12%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.23%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.28%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School17.05%
High School11.56%
Some College5.45%
Bachelors or Greater0.38%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed40.00%
Male Unemployed16.22%
Female Employed4.41%
Male Employed1.22%

Russell County, Kansas Income

Russell County, Kansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$52,806$61,007
Families$63,708$72,814
Married Families$69,000-
Non Families$26,532$36,338

Russell County, Kansas Marital Status

Russell County, Kansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

62.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

61.4%

Male Marriage Rate

62.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Russell County, Kansas Married by Age and Sex

Russell County, Kansas Marriage

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

Russell County, Kansas Marital Status by Race

Russell County, Kansas Veterans

559

Number of Veterans

545

Male Veterans

14

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam231
Second Gulf War87
Korea44
First Gulf War37
World War II22
Name Veterans % of Total
White4739.01%
2 or More6579.27%
Hawaiian1754.84%
Indian228.57%
Black21.94%

$Russell County, Kansas Veterans by Education

5.04%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.16%

Veteran Disability Rate

Russell County, Kansas Employment Status

60.3%

Labor Force Participation

56.4%

Employment Rate

6.3%

Unemployment Rate

Russell 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

68.74%

Born in Kansas

98.39%

Native Born

1.61%

Foreign Born

1.20%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.39% of Russell County, Kansas residents were born in the United States, with 68.74% having been born in Kansas. 1.20% 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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