Woodson County, Kansas Population 2021

Woodson County, Kansas's estimated population is 3,046 with a growth rate of -1.49% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Woodson County, Kansas is the 80th largest county in Kansas. The 2010 Population was 3,308 and has seen a growth of -7.92% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20213,046-46-1.49%
20203,092-46-1.47%
20193,138-46-1.44%
20183,184541.73%
20173,130-59-1.85%
20163,189451.43%
20153,144-43-1.35%
20143,187-28-0.87%
20133,215-60-1.83%
20123,275-47-1.41%
20113,322140.42%
20103,308-808-19.63%
19904,116-484-10.52%
19804,600-189-3.95%
19704,789-634-11.69%
19605,423-1,288-19.19%
19506,711-1,303-16.26%
19408,014-512-6.01%
19308,526-458-5.10%
19208,984-466-4.93%
19109,450-572-5.71%
190010,0221,00111.10%
18909,0212,48638.04%
18806,5352,70870.76%
18703,8272,339157.19%
18601,4880.00%
2021 Growth Rate
-1.49%
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State
Founded
1855
County Seat
2010 Population
3,308
Growth Since 2010
-7.92%
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Woodson County, Kansas Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,93092.81%
Two or More Races1715.42%
American Indian and Alaska Native341.08%
Black or African American140.44%
Some Other Race80.25%
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Woodson County, Kansas Population by Race

Woodson County, Kansas Population Pyramid $2021

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Woodson County, Kansas Median Age

47.4


Total

45.7


Male

49.7


Female

Woodson County, Kansas Adults

There are 2,471 adults, (771 of whom are seniors) in Woodson County, Kansas.

Woodson County, Kansas Age Dependency

85.7

Age Dependency Ratio

45.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Woodson County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

1,551

49.13%

Male

1,606

50.87%

Woodson County, Kansas Population by Age

Woodson County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Woodson County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.5%11.5%
Male87%13%
All77.1%22.9%
Non Family66.7%33.3%
Female60.4%39.6%

77.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Woodson County, Kansas Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,4342.277.1
Married6502.7288.5
Non Family5681.2266.7
Female1393.260.4
Male773.1687

2.67

Average Family Size

2.2

Average Household Size

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Woodson County, Kansas Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade532.30%
9th to 12th Grade1627.02%
High School Graduate81235.18%
Some College59825.91%
Associates Degree28612.39%
Bachelors Degree28212.22%
Graduate Degree1154.98%
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Woodson County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Woodson County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White2,1761,964362
2+ Races80809
Native American343326
Hispanic1211
Other Race88
Black65

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 76.47%.

Woodson County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$25,370$30,274$20,665
Less Than 9th Grade$$$2,500
High School Graduate$21,742$25,294$20,556
Some College$26,066$32,260$20,256
Bachelors Degree$45,469$53,750$35,750
Graduate Degree$33,500$26,250$34,750

$25,370

Average Earnings

$30,274

Average Male

$20,665

Average Female

Woodson County, Kansas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Woodson County, Kansas Language by Age

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Woodson County, Kansas Language

98.99% of Woodson County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 1.01% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.71% of the population.

Woodson County, Kansas Language

Woodson County, Kansas Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,87249317.17%
Multiple1539864.05%
Native34823.53%
Black13538.46%

19.60%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.74%

Male Poverty Rate

22.43%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Woodson County, Kansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Woodson County, Kansas is Multiple, with 64.05% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Woodson County, Kansas is White, with 17.17% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.34%. Among those working part-time, it was 24.69%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.02%.

Woodson County, Kansas Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade36.62%
Some College17.91%
High School16.93%
Bachelors or Greater4.28%

Woodson County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed72.58%
Female Unemployed33.77%
Female Employed14.50%
Male Employed7.03%

Woodson County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Woodson County, Kansas Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$39,643$51,321
Families$54,408$63,542
Married Families$62,813-
Non Families$21,034$30,238
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Income by Household Type

Woodson County, Kansas Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

51.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.9%

Male Marriage Rate

51.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Woodson County, Kansas Married by Age and Sex

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Woodson 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 35-44.

Woodson County, Kansas Marital Status by Race

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Woodson County, Kansas Marital Status

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248

Number of Veterans

247

Male Veterans

1

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam112
First Gulf War57
Second Gulf War39
Korea14
World War II12

Woodson County, Kansas Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7479
75+60
55 to 6454
35 to 5443
18 to 3412

Woodson County, Kansas Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White23510.05%
2+ Races910.59%
Native American411.76%
Hispanic216.67%

Woodson County, Kansas Veterans by Race

Woodson County, Kansas Veterans by Education

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10.98%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.62%

Veteran Disability Rate

Woodson County, Kansas Veterans by Education

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58%

Labor Force Participation

52.6%

Employment Rate

9.4%

Unemployment Rate

Woodson County, Kansas Employment by Age

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Woodson County, Kansas Employment by Race

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Woodson 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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79.32%

Born in Woodson County, Kansas

99.81%

Native Born

0.19%

Foreign Born

0.03%

Non Citizen

0.16%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.81% of Woodson County, Kansas residents were born in the United States, with 79.32% having been born in Kansas. 0.03% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Woodson 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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