Wilson County, Kansas Population 2022

Wilson County, Kansas's estimated population is 8,102 with a growth rate of -1.71% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Wilson County, Kansas is the 46th largest county in Kansas. The 2010 Population was 9,389 and has seen a growth of -13.71% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
1860270.00%
18706,6946,66724692.59%
188013,7757,081105.78%
189015,2861,51110.97%
190015,6213352.19%
191019,8104,18926.82%
192021,1571,3476.80%
193018,646-2,511-11.87%
194017,723-923-4.95%
195014,815-2,908-16.41%
196013,077-1,738-11.73%
197011,317-1,760-13.46%
198012,1288117.17%
199010,289-1,839-15.16%
20109,389-900-8.75%
20119,238-151-1.61%
20129,120-118-1.28%
20139,091-29-0.32%
20148,970-121-1.33%
20158,845-125-1.39%
20168,698-147-1.66%
20178,70790.10%
20188,666-41-0.47%
20198,525-141-1.63%
20208,384-141-1.65%
20218,243-141-1.68%
20228,102-141-1.71%
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Wilson County, Kansas Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White8,13194.55%
Black or African American640.74%
American Indian and Alaska Native190.22%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander100.12%
Some Other Race180.21%
Two or More Races3584.16%
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Wilson County, Kansas Population by Race

Wilson County, Kansas Population Pyramid 2022

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Wilson County, Kansas Median Age

43.6


Total

41.7


Male

47


Female

Wilson County, Kansas Adults

There are 6,572 adults, (1,862 of whom are seniors) in Wilson County, Kansas.

Wilson County, Kansas Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

39.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Wilson County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

4,369

50.80%

Male

4,231

49.20%

Wilson County, Kansas Population by Age

Wilson County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Wilson County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.9%11.1%
All73.6%26.4%
Male56.8%43.2%
Female55.4%44.6%
Non Family54.9%45.1%

73.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Wilson County, Kansas Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,6272.3373.6
Married1,9862.7888.9
Male1113.0556.8
Female3863.255.4
Non Family1,1441.1954.9

2.79

Average Family Size

2.33

Average Household Size

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Wilson County, Kansas Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2293.82%
9th to 12th Grade4156.93%
High School Graduate2,09034.89%
Some College1,48724.82%
Associates Degree60910.17%
Bachelors Degree86614.46%
Graduate Degree2954.92%
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Wilson County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Wilson County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Native American19195
Other Race18184
White5,5614,9811,136
2+ Races15712914
Hispanic1741652
Islander1010
Black5831

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 native american people with a rate of 26.32%.

Wilson County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,019$41,259$27,111
Less Than 9th Grade$26,797$31,452$18,922
High School Graduate$31,565$37,011$23,875
Some College$34,564$47,566$21,296
Bachelors Degree$41,757$46,000$41,138
Graduate Degree$45,938$40,188$51,429

$35,019

Average Earnings

$41,259

Average Male

$27,111

Average Female

Wilson County, Kansas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Wilson County, Kansas Language by Age

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Wilson County, Kansas Language

97.94% of Wilson County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 2.06% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.98% of the population.

Wilson County, Kansas Language

Wilson County, Kansas Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black4949100.00%
Native191052.63%
Multiple35812936.03%
White7,74493612.09%
OtherNaN%
Hispanic2838931.45%

13.90%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.26%

Male Poverty Rate

14.52%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wilson County, Kansas

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wilson County, Kansas is Hispanic, with 31.45% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.30%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.47%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.32%.

Wilson County, Kansas Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade26.35%
High School13.27%
Some College13.51%
Bachelors or Greater2.79%

Wilson County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed7.75%
Male Unemployed23.24%
Female Employed8.26%
Female Unemployed25.00%

Wilson County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Wilson County, Kansas Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$49,682$66,276
Families$65,345$76,540
Married Families$72,415-
Non Families$22,235$41,571
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Income by Household Type

Wilson County, Kansas Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

59.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

61.9%

Male Marriage Rate

56.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Wilson County, Kansas Married by Age and Sex

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Wilson 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.

Wilson County, Kansas Marital Status by Race

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Wilson County, Kansas Marital Status

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510

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War67
First Gulf War93
Vietnam236
Korea66
World War II11

Wilson County, Kansas Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3413
35 to 5467
55 to 64142
65 to 74144
75+144

Wilson County, Kansas Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White4787.62%
Islander10100.00%
2+ Races2211.34%
Hispanic2110.77%

Wilson County, Kansas Veterans by Race

Wilson County, Kansas Veterans by Education

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10.59%

Veteran Poverty Rate

43.79%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wilson County, Kansas Veterans by Education

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60.8%

Labor Force Participation

58.1%

Employment Rate

4.5%

Unemployment Rate

Wilson County, Kansas Employment by Age

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Wilson County, Kansas Employment by Race

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Wilson 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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76.93%

Born in Wilson County, Kansas

99.29%

Native Born

0.71%

Foreign Born

0.20%

Non Citizen

0.51%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.29% of Wilson County, Kansas residents were born in the United States, with 76.93% having been born in Kansas. 0.20% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Wilson 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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