Sheridan County, Kansas Population 2020

Sheridan County, Kansas's estimated population is 2,531 with a growth rate of 1.77% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Sheridan County, Kansas is the 93rd largest county in Kansas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20182,53320.08%
20172,531441.77%
20162,487110.44%
20152,476-26-1.04%
20142,50220.08%
20132,50090.36%
20122,491-10-0.40%
20112,501-29-1.15%
20102,530-513-16.86%
19903,043-501-14.14%
19803,544-315-8.16%
19703,859-408-9.56%
19604,267-340-7.38%
19504,607-705-13.27%
19405,312-726-12.02%
19306,03855410.10%
19205,484-167-2.96%
19105,6511,83247.97%
19003,819862.30%
18903,7332,166138.23%
18801,5670.00%

How Many People Live in Sheridan County, Kansas?

2,531

Sheridan County, Kansas Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,45698.00%
Some Other Race251.00%
Black or African American110.44%
Two or More Races90.36%
American Indian and Alaska Native50.20%

Sheridan County, Kansas Population Pyramid 2020

Sheridan County, Kansas Median Age

44.3


Total

43.2


Male

45.3


Female

Sheridan County, Kansas Adults

There are 1,894 adults, (568 of whom are seniors) in Sheridan County, Kansas.

Sheridan County, Kansas Age Dependency

89

Age Dependency Ratio

42.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

46.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Sheridan County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

1,231

49.12%

Male

1,275

50.88%

Sheridan County, Kansas Households and Families

Sheridan County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Sheridan County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.5%17.5%
All73.7%26.3%
Non Family71%29%
Female46.2%53.8%
Male43%57%

73.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,1342.1973.7
Married5892.7882.5
Non Family4071.1171
Male863.1243
Female522.3746.2

2.74

Average Family Size

2.19

Average Household Size

3.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Sheridan County, Kansas Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade341.86%
9th to 12th Grade653.56%
High School Graduate60733.24%
Some College48826.73%
Associates Degree24213.25%
Bachelors Degree30316.59%
Graduate Degree874.76%

Sheridan County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,7441,651369
Hispanic656216
Other Race14115
Black74
Multiple Races55
Native American555

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 native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,489$39,708$28,986
Less Than High School$30,417$31,538$10,781
High School Grad$28,125$30,664$6,422
Some College$34,797$44,922$31,328
Bachelors Degree$43,882$78,125$38,250
Graduate Degree$29,844$$

$32,489

Average Earnings

$39,708

Average Male

$28,986

Average Female

Sheridan County, Kansas Language

Sheridan County, Kansas Language by Age

Sheridan County, Kansas Language

93.69% of Sheridan County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 6.31% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.32% of the population.

Sheridan County, Kansas Poverty

Sheridan County, Kansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,3281054.51%
Hispanic1201714.17%
Other251144.00%
Black8450.00%

5.10%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.33%

Male Poverty Rate

6.95%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Sheridan County, Kansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Sheridan County, Kansas is Black, with 50.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Sheridan County, Kansas is White, with 4.51% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.28%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.52%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 8.70%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School17.65%
High School8.83%
Bachelors or Greater3.08%
Some College2.63%

Sheridan County, Kansas Income

Sheridan County, Kansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$56,071$71,597
Families$69,637$81,831
Married Families$76,161-
Non Families$37,554$52,335

Sheridan County, Kansas Marital Status

Sheridan County, Kansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

62.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

62.3%

Male Marriage Rate

63.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Sheridan County, Kansas Married by Age and Sex

Sheridan 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 45-54.

Sheridan County, Kansas Marital Status by Race

Sheridan County, Kansas Veterans

180

Number of Veterans

179

Male Veterans

1

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam107
First Gulf War21
World War II18
Korea15
Second Gulf War

$Sheridan County, Kansas Veterans by Education

4.65%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.79%

Veteran Disability Rate

Sheridan County, Kansas Employment Status

66.5%

Labor Force Participation

65%

Employment Rate

2.2%

Unemployment Rate

Sheridan 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

75.66%

Born in Kansas

97.21%

Native Born

2.79%

Foreign Born

2.47%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.21% of Sheridan County, Kansas residents were born in the United States, with 75.66% having been born in Kansas. 2.47% 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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