Seward County, Kansas Population 2022

Seward County, Kansas's estimated population is 20,006 with a growth rate of -2.31% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Seward County, Kansas is the 27th largest county in Kansas. The 2010 Population was 22,970 and has seen a growth of -12.90% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
188050.00%
18901,5031,49829960.00%
1900822-681-45.31%
19104,0913,269397.69%
19206,2202,12952.04%
19308,0751,85529.82%
19406,540-1,535-19.01%
19509,9723,43252.48%
196015,9305,95859.75%
197015,744-186-1.17%
198017,0711,3278.43%
199018,7431,6729.79%
201022,9704,22722.55%
201123,1281580.69%
201223,3532250.97%
201323,311-42-0.18%
201423,303-8-0.03%
201523,273-30-0.13%
201622,897-376-1.62%
201722,245-652-2.85%
201821,902-343-1.54%
201921,428-474-2.16%
202020,954-474-2.21%
202120,480-474-2.26%
202220,006-474-2.31%
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Seward County, Kansas Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White12,58257.45%
Black or African American8984.10%
American Indian and Alaska Native1790.82%
Asian5682.59%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander380.17%
Some Other Race5,45124.89%
Two or More Races2,1869.98%
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Seward County, Kansas Population by Race

Seward County, Kansas Population Pyramid 2022

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Seward County, Kansas Median Age

29.9


Total

29.4


Male

30.1


Female

Seward County, Kansas Adults

There are 15,107 adults, (2,102 of whom are seniors) in Seward County, Kansas.

Seward County, Kansas Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

16.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

52.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Seward County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

10,395

47.46%

Male

11,507

52.54%

Seward County, Kansas Population by Age

Seward County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Seward County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.7%16.3%
All62.4%37.6%
Female50.9%49.1%
Male46.7%53.3%
Non Family38.6%61.4%

62.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Seward County, Kansas Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,1832.9862.4
Married3,4183.8883.7
Male6423.3646.7
Female9193.4850.9
Non Family2,2041.2738.6

3.6

Average Family Size

2.98

Average Household Size

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Seward County, Kansas Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,48219.40%
9th to 12th Grade1,37010.71%
High School Graduate3,91730.62%
Some College2,63520.60%
Associates Degree9547.46%
Bachelors Degree1,0077.87%
Graduate Degree4273.34%
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Seward County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Seward County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian387309120
White4,7084,300972
Native American13013011
Black72964032
Hispanic6,7513,474295
Other Race2,7821,051104
2+ Races98971416

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 asian people with a rate of 31.01%.

Seward County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,393$37,161$27,247
Less Than 9th Grade$30,524$33,893$22,459
High School Graduate$31,537$37,270$25,338
Some College$33,907$37,643$28,822
Bachelors Degree$47,684$48,972$37,788
Graduate Degree$70,104$87,500$47,500

$33,393

Average Earnings

$37,161

Average Male

$27,247

Average Female

Seward County, Kansas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Seward County, Kansas Language by Age

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Seward County, Kansas Language

41.68% of Seward County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 58.32% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 52.95% of the population.

Seward County, Kansas Language

Seward County, Kansas Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic13,4802,25016.69%
White6,0826009.87%
Multiple2,1652069.52%
Native176116.25%
Black846435.08%
Asian56820.35%
Other763NaN%

14.03%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.97%

Male Poverty Rate

15.22%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Seward County, Kansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Seward County, Kansas is Hispanic, with 16.69% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Seward 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 2.86%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.27%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.83%.

Seward County, Kansas Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade15.70%
High School11.18%
Some College7.10%
Bachelors or Greater14.52%

Seward County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed6.18%
Male Unemployed22.71%
Female Employed8.60%
Female Unemployed39.35%

Seward County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Seward County, Kansas Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$49,395$61,443
Families$54,301$69,386
Married Families$66,650-
Non Families$32,807$38,620
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Income by Household Type

Seward County, Kansas Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

46.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.9%

Male Marriage Rate

45.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Seward County, Kansas Married by Age and Sex

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Seward County, Kansas Marriage

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

Seward County, Kansas Marital Status by Race

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Seward County, Kansas Marital Status

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506

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War70
First Gulf War31
Vietnam155
Korea94
World War II37

Seward County, Kansas Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3429
35 to 5475
55 to 6472
65 to 74117
75+213

Seward County, Kansas Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White4625.00%
Black81.07%
2+ Races363.23%
Hispanic720.86%

Seward County, Kansas Veterans by Race

Seward County, Kansas Veterans by Education

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9.18%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.69%

Veteran Disability Rate

Seward County, Kansas Veterans by Education

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69.9%

Labor Force Participation

67.4%

Employment Rate

3.6%

Unemployment Rate

Seward County, Kansas Employment by Age

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Seward County, Kansas Employment by Race

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Seward 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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47.45%

Born in Seward County, Kansas

70.13%

Native Born

29.87%

Foreign Born

19.58%

Non Citizen

10.29%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

70.13% of Seward County, Kansas residents were born in the United States, with 47.45% having been born in Kansas. 19.58% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Seward 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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