Wyandotte County, Kansas Population 2021

Wyandotte County, Kansas's estimated population is 165,645 with a growth rate of 0.07% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Wyandotte County, Kansas is the 5th largest county inKansas. The 2010 Population was 157,633 and has seen a growth of 5.08% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2021165,6451080.07%
2020165,5371080.07%
2019165,4291080.07%
2018165,3212340.14%
2017165,0873020.18%
2016164,7851,1030.67%
2015163,6821,4360.89%
2014162,2461,3130.82%
2013160,9331,5540.98%
2012159,3791,3680.87%
2011158,0113780.24%
2010157,633-4,360-2.69%
1990161,993-10,342-6.00%
1980172,335-14,510-7.77%
1970186,8451,3500.73%
1960185,49520,17712.20%
1950165,31820,24713.96%
1940145,0713,8602.73%
1930141,21118,99315.54%
1920122,21822,15022.13%
1910100,06826,84136.65%
190073,22718,82034.59%
189054,40735,264184.21%
188019,1439,12891.14%
187010,0157,406283.86%
18602,6090.00%
2021 Growth Rate
0.07% (108)
County Website
State
Founded
January 29, 1859
County Seat
2010 Population
157,633
Growth Since 2010
5.08% (8,012)
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Wyandotte County, Kansas Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White96,97458.82%
Black or African American36,68522.25%
Some Other Race14,9119.04%
Two or More Races7,5744.59%
Asian7,5574.58%
American Indian and Alaska Native8060.49%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander3540.21%
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Wyandotte County, Kansas Population by Race

Wyandotte County, Kansas Population Pyramid $2021

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Wyandotte County, Kansas Median Age

33.7


Total

32.9


Male

34.7


Female

Wyandotte County, Kansas Adults

There are 118,921 adults, (19,840 of whom are seniors) in Wyandotte County, Kansas.

Wyandotte County, Kansas Age Dependency

66.4

Age Dependency Ratio

20

Old Age Dependency Ratio

46.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Wyandotte County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

83,052

50.38%

Male

81,809

49.62%

Wyandotte County, Kansas Population by Age

Wyandotte County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Wyandotte County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female42.6%57.4%
Non Family44.5%55.5%
Male52.5%47.5%
All57.4%42.6%
Married75.7%24.3%

57.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Wyandotte County, Kansas Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All60,1282.7257.4
Married24,5193.5375.7
Non Family21,9091.2344.5
Female9,8583.6542.6
Male3,8423.6252.5

3.46

Average Family Size

2.72

Average Household Size

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Wyandotte County, Kansas Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade9,8189.40%
9th to 12th Grade12,24011.72%
High School Graduate33,51432.10%
Some College22,05521.12%
Associates Degree7,8517.52%
Bachelors Degree12,73212.19%
Graduate Degree6,2025.94%
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Wyandotte County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Wyandotte County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White50,12744,11511,624
Black23,75320,7003,938
Hispanic23,68912,7211,825
Other Race7,9533,757424
Asian4,4112,8111,005
2+ Races2,6272,264646
Native American56545391
Islander1956812

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 88.01%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 24.59%.

Wyandotte County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,497$37,926$28,422
Less Than 9th Grade$24,707$28,332$18,302
High School Graduate$30,400$36,141$24,846
Some College$34,809$40,687$30,761
Bachelors Degree$44,311$49,424$40,323
Graduate Degree$55,697$57,976$53,729

$32,497

Average Earnings

$37,926

Average Male

$28,422

Average Female

Wyandotte County, Kansas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Wyandotte County, Kansas Language by Age

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Wyandotte County, Kansas Language

71.86% of Wyandotte County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 28.14% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 22.40% of the population.

Wyandotte County, Kansas Language

Wyandotte County, Kansas Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black36,1969,78827.04%
Hispanic47,3339,35419.76%
White66,3868,78013.23%
Other14,8503,18721.46%
Multiple7,5071,98426.43%
Asian7,5231,97226.21%
Native79121026.55%

19.18%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.15%

Male Poverty Rate

21.17%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wyandotte County, Kansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Wyandotte County, Kansas is Black, with 27.04% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wyandotte County, Kansas is White, with 13.23% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.16%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.58%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.75%.

Wyandotte County, Kansas Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade23.62%
High School15.95%
Some College12.54%
Bachelors or Greater5.35%

Wyandotte County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed44.25%
Male Unemployed34.41%
Female Employed10.23%
Male Employed7.50%

Wyandotte County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Wyandotte County, Kansas Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$46,881$58,379
Families$55,381$67,460
Married Families$69,383$80,521
Non Families$29,493$38,723
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Income by Household Type

Wyandotte County, Kansas Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

43.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

43.7%

Male Marriage Rate

42.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Wyandotte County, Kansas Married by Age and Sex

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Wyandotte 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.

Wyandotte County, Kansas Marital Status by Race

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Wyandotte County, Kansas Marital Status

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7,928

Number of Veterans

7,396

Male Veterans

532

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam2,953
First Gulf War1,611
Second Gulf War1,350
Korea607
World War II164

Wyandotte County, Kansas Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 742,052
35 to 541,903
55 to 641,876
75+1,556
18 to 34541

Wyandotte County, Kansas Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White5,1027.04%
Black2,1467.95%
Hispanic5762.00%
2+ Races43411.91%
Other Race1611.71%
Native American507.12%
Asian350.67%

Wyandotte County, Kansas Veterans by Race

Wyandotte County, Kansas Veterans by Education

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9.55%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.50%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wyandotte County, Kansas Veterans by Education

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66.4%

Labor Force Participation

61.9%

Employment Rate

6.6%

Unemployment Rate

Wyandotte County, Kansas Employment by Age

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Wyandotte County, Kansas Employment by Race

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Wyandotte 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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53.08%

Born in Wyandotte County, Kansas

83.17%

Native Born

16.83%

Foreign Born

13.28%

Non Citizen

3.55%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

83.17% of Wyandotte County, Kansas residents were born in the United States, with 53.08% having been born in Kansas. 13.28% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Wyandotte 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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