Sherman County, Kansas Population 2022

Sherman County, Kansas's estimated population is 5,917 with a growth rate of 0.00% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Sherman County, Kansas is the 61st largest county in Kansas. The 2010 Population was 6,018 and has seen a growth of -1.68% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
1880130.00%
18905,2615,24840369.23%
19003,341-1,920-36.49%
19104,5491,20836.16%
19205,5921,04322.93%
19307,4001,80832.33%
19406,421-979-13.23%
19507,37395214.83%
19606,682-691-9.37%
19707,7921,11016.61%
19807,759-33-0.42%
19906,926-833-10.74%
20106,018-908-13.11%
20116,053350.58%
20126,120671.11%
20136,090-30-0.49%
20146,067-23-0.38%
20155,964-103-1.70%
20165,955-9-0.15%
20175,936-19-0.32%
20185,917-19-0.32%
20195,9170.00%
20205,9170.00%
20215,9170.00%
20225,9170.00%
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Sherman County, Kansas Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,27589.35%
Black or African American570.97%
American Indian and Alaska Native300.51%
Asian751.27%
Some Other Race3305.59%
Two or More Races1372.32%
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Sherman County, Kansas Population by Race

Sherman County, Kansas Population Pyramid 2022

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Sherman County, Kansas Median Age

39.7


Total

36.1


Male

42.7


Female

Sherman County, Kansas Adults

There are 4,522 adults, (1,189 of whom are seniors) in Sherman County, Kansas.

Sherman County, Kansas Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

35.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Sherman County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

2,917

49.41%

Male

2,987

50.59%

Sherman County, Kansas Population by Age

Sherman County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Sherman County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81.4%18.6%
Male66%34%
All65.8%34.2%
Non Family50.8%49.2%
Female10%90%

65.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Sherman County, Kansas Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,5692.265.8
Married1,4382.7881.4
Male972.5466
Female1702.8210
Non Family8641.0750.8

2.72

Average Family Size

2.2

Average Household Size

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Sherman County, Kansas Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1062.59%
9th to 12th Grade2997.31%
High School Graduate1,15328.18%
Some College99724.37%
Associates Degree64515.77%
Bachelors Degree77919.04%
Graduate Degree1122.74%
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Sherman County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Sherman County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
2+ Races808058
Asian565629
White3,5363,317804
Native American3030
Other Race194103
Hispanic391205
Black21

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 2+ races people with a rate of 72.50%.

Sherman County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,656$44,288$30,265
Less Than 9th Grade$$72,571$
High School Graduate$28,317$38,816$16,431
Some College$36,488$44,733$31,269
Bachelors Degree$35,300$$
Graduate Degree$58,512$53,250$58,929

$35,656

Average Earnings

$44,288

Average Male

$30,265

Average Female

Sherman County, Kansas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Sherman County, Kansas Language by Age

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Sherman County, Kansas Language

90.83% of Sherman County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 9.17% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.98% of the population.

Sherman County, Kansas Language

Sherman County, Kansas Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,7763336.97%
Asian7511.33%
Other54NaN%
Multiple1152723.48%
Hispanic681568.22%

7.36%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.23%

Male Poverty Rate

8.48%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Sherman County, Kansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Sherman County, Kansas is White, with 6.97% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Sherman County, Kansas is Hispanic, with 8.22% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.28%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.58%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 10.20%.

Sherman County, Kansas Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade12.12%
High School7.47%
Some College3.57%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Sherman County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed4.65%
Male Unemployed5.17%
Female Employed4.99%
Female Unemployed36.36%

Sherman County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Sherman County, Kansas Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$57,005$86,502
Families$70,197$91,297
Married Families$71,842-
Non Families$30,825$74,320
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Income by Household Type

Sherman County, Kansas Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

60.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.8%

Male Marriage Rate

64.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Sherman County, Kansas Married by Age and Sex

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Sherman 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 35-44.

Sherman County, Kansas Marital Status by Race

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Sherman County, Kansas Marital Status

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332

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War42
First Gulf War108
Vietnam83
Korea13
World War II24

Sherman County, Kansas Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34
35 to 5490
55 to 6498
65 to 7499
75+45

Sherman County, Kansas Veterans by Age

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Sherman County, Kansas Veterans by Race

Sherman County, Kansas Veterans by Education

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0.30%

Veteran Poverty Rate

40.06%

Veteran Disability Rate

Sherman County, Kansas Veterans by Education

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68.7%

Labor Force Participation

64.6%

Employment Rate

5.4%

Unemployment Rate

Sherman County, Kansas Employment by Age

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Sherman County, Kansas Employment by Race

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Sherman 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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54.52%

Born in Sherman County, Kansas

96.97%

Native Born

3.03%

Foreign Born

1.15%

Non Citizen

1.88%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.97% of Sherman County, Kansas residents were born in the United States, with 54.52% having been born in Kansas. 1.15% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Sherman 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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