Saline County, Kansas Population 2020

Saline County, Kansas's estimated population is 54,529 with a growth rate of -0.81% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Saline County, Kansas is the 10th largest county in Kansas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201854,401-128-0.23%
201754,529-448-0.81%
201654,977-476-0.86%
201555,453-71-0.13%
201455,524-238-0.43%
201355,762-74-0.13%
201255,836580.10%
201155,778-5-0.01%
201055,7836,48213.15%
199049,3013960.81%
198048,9052,3134.96%
197046,592-8,123-14.85%
196054,71521,30663.77%
195033,4093,87413.12%
194029,5351980.67%
193029,3374,23416.87%
192025,1034,76523.43%
191020,3383,26219.10%
190017,076-366-2.10%
189017,4423,63426.32%
188013,8089,562225.20%
18704,2460.00%

How Many People Live in Saline County, Kansas?

54,529

Saline County, Kansas Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White48,04087.38%
Two or More Races2,1863.98%
Some Other Race1,7043.10%
Black or African American1,5432.81%
Asian1,2432.26%
American Indian and Alaska Native2610.47%

Saline County, Kansas Population Pyramid 2020

Saline County, Kansas Median Age

38.5


Total

37.2


Male

40.4


Female

Saline County, Kansas Adults

There are 42,028 adults, (9,138 of whom are seniors) in Saline County, Kansas.

Saline County, Kansas Age Dependency

67.2

Age Dependency Ratio

27.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Saline County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

27,602

50.21%

Male

27,375

49.79%

Saline County, Kansas Households and Families

Saline County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Saline County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.9%16.1%
All67.5%32.5%
Male64.9%35.1%
Female52.8%47.2%
Non Family50.9%49.1%

67.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All22,2102.4167.5
Married10,6613.0883.9
Non Family8,5071.1850.9
Female2,0693.4852.8
Male9733.5164.9

3.09

Average Family Size

2.41

Average Household Size

5.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Saline County, Kansas Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,1703.16%
9th to 12th Grade2,2496.07%
High School Graduate11,50131.05%
Some College9,44125.49%
Associates Degree2,9798.04%
Bachelors Degree6,36317.18%
Graduate Degree3,3389.01%

Saline County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White31,54229,4928,899
Hispanic2,7561,943290
Black1,2161,139238
Other Race904597
Asian802467182
Multiple Races619527113
Native American23719724

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 93.67%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 28.21%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,393$41,081$29,576
Less Than High School$28,864$31,853$23,060
High School Grad$29,628$35,490$23,560
Some College$31,448$40,841$27,213
Bachelors Degree$43,671$55,000$38,098
Graduate Degree$55,898$73,882$51,956

$34,393

Average Earnings

$41,081

Average Male

$29,576

Average Female

Saline County, Kansas Language

Saline County, Kansas Language by Age

Saline County, Kansas Language

90.28% of Saline County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 9.72% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.67% of the population.

Saline County, Kansas Poverty

Saline County, Kansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White43,0634,0059.30%
Hispanic5,9691,84130.84%
Other1,70081147.71%
Multiple2,09351424.56%
Black1,41114310.13%
Native2496224.90%

12.25%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.47%

Male Poverty Rate

13.99%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Saline County, Kansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Saline County, Kansas is Other, with 47.71% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Saline County, Kansas is White, with 9.30% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.51%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.98%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.10%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School19.61%
High School14.39%
Some College8.99%
Bachelors or Greater3.50%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed29.11%
Female Unemployed26.24%
Female Employed6.44%
Male Employed4.82%

Saline County, Kansas Income

Saline County, Kansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$50,515$66,194
Families$67,193$82,761
Married Families$76,340-
Non Families$29,520$37,336

Saline County, Kansas Marital Status

Saline County, Kansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

50.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.8%

Male Marriage Rate

49.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Saline County, Kansas Married by Age and Sex

Saline 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 55-64.

Saline County, Kansas Marital Status by Race

Saline County, Kansas Veterans

3,744

Number of Veterans

3,497

Male Veterans

247

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,330
Second Gulf War703
First Gulf War670
Korea437
World War II153
Name Veterans % of Total
White3,3929.08%
Hispanic2095.74%
Black18613.79%
2 or More9810.73%
Other555.08%
Indian135.49%

$Saline County, Kansas Veterans by Education

6.59%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.40%

Veteran Disability Rate

Saline County, Kansas Employment Status

65.8%

Labor Force Participation

62.8%

Employment Rate

3.8%

Unemployment Rate

Saline 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

68.39%

Born in Kansas

94.03%

Native Born

5.97%

Foreign Born

3.14%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

94.03% of Saline County, Kansas residents were born in the United States, with 68.39% having been born in Kansas. 3.14% 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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