Wallace County, Kansas Population 2020

Wallace County, Kansas's estimated population is 1,457 with a growth rate of -1.55% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Wallace County, Kansas is the 104th largest county in Kansas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20201,457-23-1.55%
20191,480-23-1.53%
20181,503-23-1.51%
20171,526241.60%
20161,502-3-0.20%
20151,50540.27%
20141,501-59-3.78%
20131,560372.43%
20121,523-2-0.13%
20111,525453.04%
20101,480-341-18.73%
19901,821-224-10.95%
19802,045-170-7.67%
19702,2151467.06%
19602,069-439-17.50%
19502,50829213.18%
19402,216-666-23.11%
19302,88245818.89%
19202,424-335-12.14%
19102,7591,581134.21%
19001,178-1,290-52.27%
18902,4681,782259.77%
188068614827.51%
18705380.00%

Wallace County, Kansas Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,49194.67%
Two or More Races422.67%
Some Other Race322.03%
American Indian and Alaska Native60.38%
Black or African American40.25%

Wallace County, Kansas Population Pyramid 2020

Wallace County, Kansas Median Age

43.1


Total

42.8


Male

43.4


Female

Wallace County, Kansas Adults

There are 1,180 adults, (342 of whom are seniors) in Wallace County, Kansas.

Wallace County, Kansas Age Dependency

87.9

Age Dependency Ratio

40.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

47.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Wallace County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

785

49.84%

Male

790

50.16%

Wallace County, Kansas Households and Families

Wallace County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Wallace County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.4%10.6%
All77.7%22.3%
Female76.9%23.1%
Non Family62.4%37.6%
Male11.1%88.9%

77.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6332.4577.7
Married3793.1789.4
Non Family2101.162.4
Female262.9276.9
Male182.4411.1

3.08

Average Family Size

2.45

Average Household Size

3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Wallace County, Kansas Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade645.83%
9th to 12th Grade90.82%
High School Graduate29827.14%
Some College28626.05%
Associates Degree1029.29%
Bachelors Degree27124.68%
Graduate Degree686.19%

Wallace County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,023976328
Hispanic563011
Other Race26
Multiple Races2222
Black44
Native American33

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 32.06%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,672$50,568$26,359
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$26,172$28,654$25,083
Some College$33,250$51,000$22,396
Bachelors Degree$38,542$82,574$32,500
Graduate Degree$43,750$65,682$35,417

$32,672

Average Earnings

$50,568

Average Male

$26,359

Average Female

Wallace County, Kansas Language

Wallace County, Kansas Language by Age

Wallace County, Kansas Language

95.71% of Wallace County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 4.29% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.74% of the population.

Wallace County, Kansas Poverty

Wallace County, Kansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,43316811.72%
Hispanic831315.66%
Multiple42716.67%
Native66100.00%

11.65%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.52%

Male Poverty Rate

11.79%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wallace County, Kansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Wallace County, Kansas is Native, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wallace County, Kansas is White, with 11.72% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.76%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.78%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.10%.

Name Poverty
High School21.33%
Some College8.36%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Less Than High School0.00%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed100.00%
Female Unemployed60.00%
Male Employed7.66%
Female Employed3.58%

Wallace County, Kansas Income

Wallace County, Kansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$58,875$71,416
Families$83,586$90,707
Married Families$84,309-
Non Families$27,083$30,653

Wallace County, Kansas Marital Status

Wallace County, Kansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

60.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.1%

Male Marriage Rate

62.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Wallace County, Kansas Married by Age and Sex

Wallace County, Kansas Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Wallace County, Kansas Marital Status by Race

Wallace County, Kansas Veterans

121

Number of Veterans

112

Male Veterans

9

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam45
First Gulf War20
Second Gulf War14
World War II11
Korea10
Age Group Veterans
65 to 7436
75+34
55 to 6429
35 to 5420
18 to 342
Name Veterans % of Total
White1129.96%
Hispanic712.50%
2 or More731.82%
Black250.00%

$Wallace County, Kansas Veterans by Education

15.13%

Veteran Poverty Rate

49.58%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wallace County, Kansas Employment Status

65.5%

Labor Force Participation

63.9%

Employment Rate

2.5%

Unemployment Rate

Wallace 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

63.94%

Born in Kansas

96.51%

Native Born

3.49%

Foreign Born

1.84%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

96.51% of Wallace County, Kansas residents were born in the United States, with 63.94% having been born in Kansas. 1.84% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
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