Sedgwick County, Kansas Population 2022

Sedgwick County, Kansas's estimated population is 523,716 with a growth rate of 0.49% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Sedgwick County, Kansas is the 3rd largest county in Kansas. The 2010 Population was 499,128 and has seen a growth of 4.93% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18701,0950.00%
188018,75317,6581612.60%
189043,62624,873132.63%
190044,0374110.94%
191073,09529,05865.99%
192092,23419,13926.18%
1930136,33044,09647.81%
1940143,3116,9815.12%
1950222,29078,97955.11%
1960343,231120,94154.41%
1970350,6947,4632.17%
1980366,53115,8374.52%
1990403,66237,13110.13%
2010499,12895,46623.65%
2011501,0111,8830.38%
2012504,1013,0900.62%
2013506,4422,3410.46%
2014508,9682,5260.50%
2015511,0832,1150.42%
2016513,0922,0090.39%
2017513,176840.02%
2018513,4843080.06%
2019516,0422,5580.50%
2020518,6002,5580.50%
2021521,1582,5580.49%
2022523,7162,5580.49%
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Sedgwick County, Kansas Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White392,72476.20%
Black or African American43,1968.38%
American Indian and Alaska Native4,6400.90%
Asian22,1614.30%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander3200.06%
Some Other Race20,3573.95%
Two or More Races32,0186.21%
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Sedgwick County, Kansas Population by Race

Sedgwick County, Kansas Population Pyramid 2022

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Sedgwick County, Kansas Median Age

35.5


Total

34.5


Male

36.7


Female

Sedgwick County, Kansas Adults

There are 382,892 adults, (74,648 of whom are seniors) in Sedgwick County, Kansas.

Sedgwick County, Kansas Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

24.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43

Child Dependency Ratio

Sedgwick County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

260,861

50.61%

Male

254,555

49.39%

Sedgwick County, Kansas Population by Age

Sedgwick County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Sedgwick County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81.6%18.4%
All62.3%37.7%
Male54.7%45.3%
Non Family44.9%55.1%
Female44.1%55.9%

62.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Sedgwick County, Kansas Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All199,3202.5662.3
Married92,7813.2781.6
Male9,2733.3854.7
Female24,1693.4544.1
Non Family73,0971.2544.9

3.22

Average Family Size

2.56

Average Household Size

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Sedgwick County, Kansas Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade13,4964.03%
9th to 12th Grade20,7826.20%
High School Graduate88,22726.32%
Some College79,33223.67%
Associates Degree28,1098.39%
Bachelors Degree67,59520.17%
Graduate Degree37,63411.23%
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Sedgwick County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Sedgwick County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian14,68611,2685,261
Islander19519569
White246,580232,56886,636
2+ Races11,7649,8962,897
Black26,82223,8185,298
Native American3,2042,426492
Hispanic36,61423,7885,288
Other Race11,1346,9551,416

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 35.82%.

Sedgwick County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$39,746$46,871$31,734
Less Than 9th Grade$26,703$32,447$20,170
High School Graduate$31,191$37,469$24,719
Some College$36,045$44,378$30,306
Bachelors Degree$50,572$61,506$41,411
Graduate Degree$62,337$76,936$53,579

$39,746

Average Earnings

$46,871

Average Male

$31,734

Average Female

Sedgwick County, Kansas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Sedgwick County, Kansas Language by Age

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Sedgwick County, Kansas Language

84.92% of Sedgwick County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 15.08% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 10.05% of the population.

Sedgwick County, Kansas Language

Sedgwick County, Kansas Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black42,23112,27429.06%
Multiple31,6227,04522.28%
Hispanic75,99416,00821.06%
Asian21,9773,24714.77%
Native4,57755712.17%
White343,23831,5149.18%
Islander320226.88%
Other4,472NaN%

13.35%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.17%

Male Poverty Rate

14.50%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Sedgwick County, Kansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Sedgwick County, Kansas is Black, with 29.06% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Sedgwick County, Kansas is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.35%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.58%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.18%.

Sedgwick County, Kansas Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade25.78%
High School13.97%
Some College9.51%
Bachelors or Greater4.50%

Sedgwick County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed6.01%
Male Unemployed32.17%
Female Employed8.06%
Female Unemployed32.14%

Sedgwick County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Sedgwick County, Kansas Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$57,540$76,784
Families$73,508$91,846
Married Families$88,396$106,770
Non Families$33,483$47,356
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Income by Household Type

Sedgwick County, Kansas Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

49.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.6%

Male Marriage Rate

48.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Sedgwick County, Kansas Married by Age and Sex

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Sedgwick 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.

Sedgwick County, Kansas Marital Status by Race

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Sedgwick County, Kansas Marital Status

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30,570

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War7,811
First Gulf War6,698
Vietnam10,593
Korea2,461
World War II946

Sedgwick County, Kansas Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 343,485
35 to 546,840
55 to 645,791
65 to 747,556
75+6,898

Sedgwick County, Kansas Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White26,1728.75%
Black2,8299.23%
Native American2687.60%
Asian2291.32%
Islander199.74%
Other Race3722.77%
2+ Races6814.16%
Hispanic1,5143.31%

Sedgwick County, Kansas Veterans by Race

Sedgwick County, Kansas Veterans by Education

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6.33%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.15%

Veteran Disability Rate

Sedgwick County, Kansas Veterans by Education

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67%

Labor Force Participation

62.9%

Employment Rate

5.2%

Unemployment Rate

Sedgwick County, Kansas Employment by Age

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Sedgwick County, Kansas Employment by Race

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Sedgwick 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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64.14%

Born in Sedgwick County, Kansas

91.60%

Native Born

8.40%

Foreign Born

4.60%

Non Citizen

3.81%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

91.60% of Sedgwick County, Kansas residents were born in the United States, with 64.14% having been born in Kansas. 4.60% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Sedgwick 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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