Wichita County, Kansas Population 2022

Wichita County, Kansas's estimated population is 2,140 with a growth rate of 0.33% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Wichita County, Kansas is the 99th largest county in Kansas. The 2010 Population was 2,239 and has seen a growth of -4.42% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
1880140.00%
18901,8271,81312950.00%
19001,197-630-34.48%
19102,00680967.59%
19201,856-150-7.48%
19302,57972338.95%
19402,185-394-15.28%
19502,64045520.82%
19602,7651254.73%
19703,27450918.41%
19803,041-233-7.12%
19902,758-283-9.31%
20102,239-519-18.82%
20112,259200.89%
20122,228-31-1.37%
20132,192-36-1.62%
20142,188-4-0.18%
20152,167-21-0.96%
20162,131-36-1.66%
20172,121-10-0.47%
20182,112-9-0.42%
20192,11970.33%
20202,12670.33%
20212,13370.33%
20222,14070.33%
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Wichita County, Kansas Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,89689.77%
Black or African American221.04%
American Indian and Alaska Native120.57%
Asian231.09%
Some Other Race1276.01%
Two or More Races321.52%
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Wichita County, Kansas Population by Race

Wichita County, Kansas Population Pyramid 2022

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Wichita County, Kansas Median Age

41.5


Total

41.7


Male

41.1


Female

Wichita County, Kansas Adults

There are 1,607 adults, (426 of whom are seniors) in Wichita County, Kansas.

Wichita County, Kansas Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

36.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Wichita County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

1,096

51.89%

Male

1,016

48.11%

Wichita County, Kansas Population by Age

Wichita County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Wichita County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female100%0%
Married91.1%8.9%
All74.5%25.5%
Non Family49%51%
Male0%100%

74.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Wichita County, Kansas Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9352.2374.5
Married4823.0791.1
Male81.750
Female782.53100
Non Family3671.0749

2.91

Average Family Size

2.23

Average Household Size

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Wichita County, Kansas Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade815.50%
9th to 12th Grade875.90%
High School Graduate40227.27%
Some College32321.91%
Associates Degree23716.08%
Bachelors Degree27418.59%
Graduate Degree704.75%
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Wichita County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Wichita County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian232323
White1,1191,068311
Other Race1028510
Hispanic31419710
Black1616
2+ Races22
Native American52

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 asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Wichita County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,137$41,702$37,941
Less Than 9th Grade$37,540$$37,661
High School Graduate$30,170$33,333$24,271
Some College$51,103$62,625$45,833
Bachelors Degree$41,625$41,538$41,786
Graduate Degree$44,063$31,413$63,438

$40,137

Average Earnings

$41,702

Average Male

$37,941

Average Female

Wichita County, Kansas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Wichita County, Kansas Language by Age

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Wichita County, Kansas Language

79.04% of Wichita County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 20.96% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 19.82% of the population.

Wichita County, Kansas Language

Wichita County, Kansas Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,410936.60%
Other27NaN%
Multiple322475.00%
Hispanic6187211.65%

7.92%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.24%

Male Poverty Rate

11.42%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wichita County, Kansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Wichita County, Kansas is White, with 6.60% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wichita County, Kansas is Hispanic, with 11.65% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.46%. Among those working part-time, it was 3.51%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.49%.

Wichita County, Kansas Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade26.42%
High School4.36%
Some College5.90%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Wichita County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed0.50%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed4.29%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Wichita County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Wichita County, Kansas Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$58,299$71,747
Families$81,324$88,320
Married Families$87,935-
Non Families$35,750$42,774
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Income by Household Type

Wichita County, Kansas Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

58.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.8%

Male Marriage Rate

58.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Wichita County, Kansas Married by Age and Sex

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Wichita 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.

Wichita County, Kansas Marital Status by Race

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Wichita County, Kansas Marital Status

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112

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War33
First Gulf War
Vietnam19
Korea20
World War II

Wichita County, Kansas Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3433
35 to 54
55 to 645
65 to 7415
75+59

Wichita County, Kansas Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1107.59%
2+ Races2100.00%
Hispanic297.47%

Wichita County, Kansas Veterans by Race

Wichita County, Kansas Veterans by Education

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2.68%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.50%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wichita County, Kansas Veterans by Education

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67.3%

Labor Force Participation

64.7%

Employment Rate

4%

Unemployment Rate

Wichita County, Kansas Employment by Age

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Wichita County, Kansas Employment by Race

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Wichita 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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59.61%

Born in Wichita County, Kansas

89.63%

Native Born

10.37%

Foreign Born

6.72%

Non Citizen

3.65%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

89.63% of Wichita County, Kansas residents were born in the United States, with 59.61% having been born in Kansas. 6.72% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Wichita 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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