Sherman County, Kansas Population 2024

5,668

Sherman County, Kansas's estimated 2024 population is 5,668 with a growth rate of -1.41% 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 -5.82% since that time.

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
20295,263-81-1.52%
20285,344-81-1.49%
20275,425-81-1.47%
20265,506-81-1.45%
20255,587-81-1.43%
20245,668-81-1.41%
20235,749-81-1.39%
20225,830-81-1.37%
20215,911160.27%
20205,895-37-0.62%
20195,932170.29%
20185,915-20-0.34%
20175,935-25-0.42%
20165,960-5-0.08%
20155,965-104-1.71%
20146,069-25-0.41%
20136,094-28-0.46%
20126,122671.11%
20116,055370.61%
20106,018
19906,926-833-10.74%
19807,759-33-0.42%
19707,7921,11016.61%
19606,682-691-9.37%
19507,37395214.83%
19406,421-979-13.23%
19307,4001,80832.33%
19205,5921,04322.93%
19104,5491,20836.16%
19003,341-1,920-36.49%
18905,2615,24840369.23%
188013-5,250-99.75%
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2024 Growth Rate
-1.41% (-81)
County Website
Sherman County
State
Kansas
County Seat
2010 Population
6,018
Area
1056 mi²
Density
5 people/mi²
Growth Since 2010
-5.82% (-350)
Founded
September 20, 1886

Sherman County, Kansas Population 2024

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
White5,23088.05%
Other race2995.03%
Two or more races2864.81%
Black or African American1131.9%
Native American100.17%
Asian20.03%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander
showing: 7 rows

White

Other race

Two or more races

Black or African American

Native American

Asian

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Sherman County, Kansas Population by Race

Sherman County, Kansas Population Pyramid 2024

Sherman County, Kansas Median Age

38

Total

35.6

Male

41.8

Female

Sherman County, Kansas Adults

There are 4,553 adults, (1,221 of whom are seniors) in Sherman County, Kansas.

Sherman County, Kansas Age Dependency

78.3

Age Dependency Ratio

36.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Sherman County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female2,80447.21%
Male3,13652.79%

Sherman County, Kansas Population by Age

Sherman County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All2,3172.4165.134.9
Married1,0793.2484.615.4
Non Family8861.0950.849.2
Female2453.1415.984.1
Male1073.261000
showing: 5 rows

3.2

Average Family Size

2.41

Average Household Size

65.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Sherman County, Kansas Households and Families

Male

Female

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Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Sherman County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Sherman County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100%.

Sherman County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

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$44,987

Average Earnings

$55,096

Average Male

$33,995

Average Female

Sherman County, Kansas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Sherman County, Kansas Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Sherman County, Kansas Language

89.9% of Sherman County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 10.1% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 7.62% of the population.

Sherman County, Kansas Language

Sherman County, Kansas Poverty by Race

rate

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Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
White4,70952811.21%
Multiple2455321.63%
Hispanic714243.36%
Other28582.81%
Asian2150%
showing: 5 rows

10.49%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.02%

Male Poverty Rate

12.13%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Sherman County, Kansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Sherman County, Kansas is Asian, with 50% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Sherman County, Kansas is Other, with 2.81% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.48%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.19%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.05%.

Sherman County, Kansas Poverty

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Rate
Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade18.58%
Some College14.87%
High School9.21%
Bachelors or Greater1.77%
showing: 4 rows

Sherman County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate
Poverty
Female Unemployed100%
Female Employed7.58%
Male Employed3.24%
Male Unemployed
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Sherman County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Sherman County, Kansas Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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mean

median

Income by Household Type

Sherman County, Kansas Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

45.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.8%

Male Marriage Rate

47.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Sherman County, Kansas Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Sherman 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.

Sherman County, Kansas Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Sherman County, Kansas Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

293

Number of Veterans

285

Male Veterans

8

Female Veterans

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Sherman County, Kansas Veterans by War

count

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Sherman County, Kansas Veterans by Age

count

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Sherman County, Kansas Veterans by Race

Sherman County, Kansas Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

5.46%

Veteran Poverty Rate

46.42%

Veteran Disability Rate

Sherman County, Kansas Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

65.6%

Labor Force Participation

64.1%

Employment Rate

2.4%

Unemployment Rate

Sherman County, Kansas Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Sherman County, Kansas Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Sherman County, Kansas Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

58.67%

Born in Sherman County, Kansas

97.66%

Native Born

2.34%

Foreign Born

1.94%

Non Citizen

0.4%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.66% of Sherman County, Kansas residents were born in the United States, with 58.67% having been born in Kansas. 1.94% 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

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