Washington County, Kansas Population 2022

Washington County, Kansas's estimated population is 5,274 with a growth rate of -0.83% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Washington County, Kansas is the 66th largest county in Kansas. The 2010 Population was 5,785 and has seen a growth of -8.83% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18603830.00%
18704,0813,698965.54%
188014,91010,829265.35%
189022,8947,98453.55%
190021,963-931-4.07%
191020,229-1,734-7.90%
192017,984-2,245-11.10%
193017,112-872-4.85%
194015,921-1,191-6.96%
195012,977-2,944-18.49%
196010,739-2,238-17.25%
19709,249-1,490-13.87%
19808,543-706-7.63%
19907,073-1,470-17.21%
20105,785-1,288-18.21%
20115,820350.61%
20125,727-93-1.60%
20135,626-101-1.76%
20145,610-16-0.28%
20155,568-42-0.75%
20165,564-4-0.07%
20175,479-85-1.53%
20185,450-29-0.53%
20195,406-44-0.81%
20205,362-44-0.81%
20215,318-44-0.82%
20225,274-44-0.83%
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Washington County, Kansas Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,26996.26%
Black or African American100.18%
American Indian and Alaska Native330.60%
Asian90.16%
Some Other Race430.79%
Two or More Races1102.01%
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Washington County, Kansas Population by Race

Washington County, Kansas Population Pyramid 2022

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Washington County, Kansas Median Age

45.8


Total

44


Male

47.7


Female

Washington County, Kansas Adults

There are 4,276 adults, (1,359 of whom are seniors) in Washington County, Kansas.

Washington County, Kansas Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

46.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Washington County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

2,636

48.15%

Male

2,838

51.85%

Washington County, Kansas Population by Age

Washington County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Washington County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married90%10%
All77.4%22.6%
Male72.9%27.1%
Female69.5%30.5%
Non Family62.5%37.5%

77.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Washington County, Kansas Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,4122.2177.4
Married1,2552.9990
Male702.8772.9
Female1182.5269.5
Non Family9691.1262.5

2.92

Average Family Size

2.21

Average Household Size

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Washington County, Kansas Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1163.00%
9th to 12th Grade1483.83%
High School Graduate1,61041.70%
Some College82321.32%
Associates Degree3539.14%
Bachelors Degree58015.02%
Graduate Degree2315.98%
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Washington County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Washington County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Native American313131
White3,6643,428767
Other Race1883
2+ Races80799
Hispanic90634
Black88
Asian22

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 native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

Washington County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,940$42,207$26,528
Less Than 9th Grade$26,500$32,031$6,094
High School Graduate$36,366$44,716$13,804
Some College$32,616$37,857$26,802
Bachelors Degree$33,958$46,250$30,726
Graduate Degree$49,167$39,750$51,000

$34,940

Average Earnings

$42,207

Average Male

$26,528

Average Female

Washington County, Kansas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Washington County, Kansas Language by Age

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Washington County, Kansas Language

95.57% of Washington County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 4.43% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.66% of the population.

Washington County, Kansas Language

Washington County, Kansas Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black44100.00%
Hispanic2145123.83%
White4,9794448.92%
Other3NaN%

9.29%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.79%

Male Poverty Rate

9.85%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Washington County, Kansas

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Washington 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 3.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.15%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.45%.

Washington County, Kansas Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade8.41%
High School10.51%
Some College5.00%
Bachelors or Greater7.89%

Washington County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed4.78%
Male Unemployed5.56%
Female Employed3.67%
Female Unemployed38.46%

Washington County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Washington County, Kansas Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$52,172$64,416
Families$60,699$75,662
Married Families$65,841-
Non Families$34,297$45,996
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Income by Household Type

Washington County, Kansas Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

58.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.4%

Male Marriage Rate

58.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Washington County, Kansas Married by Age and Sex

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Washington 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.

Washington County, Kansas Marital Status by Race

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Washington County, Kansas Marital Status

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428

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War59
First Gulf War48
Vietnam147
Korea52
World War II23

Washington County, Kansas Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3435
35 to 5441
55 to 6452
65 to 74109
75+191

Washington County, Kansas Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White4029.79%
Black675.00%
2+ Races2018.69%
Hispanic10.88%

Washington County, Kansas Veterans by Race

Washington County, Kansas Veterans by Education

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7.42%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.38%

Veteran Disability Rate

Washington County, Kansas Veterans by Education

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59.4%

Labor Force Participation

58.5%

Employment Rate

1.7%

Unemployment Rate

Washington County, Kansas Employment by Age

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Washington County, Kansas Employment by Race

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Washington 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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69.66%

Born in Washington County, Kansas

96.42%

Native Born

3.58%

Foreign Born

3.07%

Non Citizen

0.51%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.42% of Washington County, Kansas residents were born in the United States, with 69.66% having been born in Kansas. 3.07% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Washington 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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