Wyandotte County, Kansas Population 2020

Wyandotte County, Kansas's estimated population is 165,313 with a growth rate of 0.23% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Wyandotte County, Kansas is the 4th largest county in Kansas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2018165,324110.01%
2017165,3133790.23%
2016164,9341,1020.67%
2015163,8321,5120.93%
2014162,3201,3360.83%
2013160,9841,5730.99%
2012159,4111,3910.88%
2011158,0203810.24%
2010157,639-4,354-2.69%
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%

How Many People Live in Wyandotte County, Kansas?

165,313

Wyandotte County, Kansas Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White98,24659.78%
Black or African American37,01822.52%
Some Other Race13,4588.19%
Two or More Races7,3524.47%
Asian7,1644.36%
American Indian and Alaska Native7390.45%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander3680.22%

Wyandotte County, Kansas Population Pyramid 2020

Wyandotte County, Kansas Median Age

33.7


Total

32.8


Male

34.5


Female

Wyandotte County, Kansas Adults

There are 118,318 adults, (19,309 of whom are seniors) in Wyandotte County, Kansas.

Wyandotte County, Kansas Age Dependency

66

Age Dependency Ratio

19.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

46.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Wyandotte County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

83,051

50.53%

Male

81,294

49.47%

Wyandotte County, Kansas Households and Families

Wyandotte County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Wyandotte County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married74.5%25.5%
All57.1%42.9%
Male55.1%44.9%
Non Family45.9%54.1%
Female40.1%59.9%

57.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All59,9832.7257.1
Married24,1803.5374.5
Non Family21,6191.2245.9
Female9,9843.6340.1
Male4,2003.5955.1

3.44

Average Family Size

2.72

Average Household Size

7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Wyandotte County, Kansas Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade9,5529.21%
9th to 12th Grade12,12811.69%
High School Graduate33,78332.56%
Some College22,73121.91%
Associates Degree7,5077.24%
Bachelors Degree11,98611.55%
Graduate Degree6,0625.84%

Wyandotte County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White50,24344,12811,061
Black23,61320,5933,852
Hispanic23,23812,6001,673
Other Race7,1153,425303
Asian4,0882,646866
Multiple Races2,7142,292674
Native American49641665
Islander1866632

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 87.83%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 24.83%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,620$36,205$27,381
Less Than High School$24,341$27,606$18,257
High School Grad$28,289$32,172$23,056
Some College$34,603$41,011$30,447
Bachelors Degree$42,257$48,373$39,817
Graduate Degree$51,673$54,242$50,221

$31,620

Average Earnings

$36,205

Average Male

$27,381

Average Female

Wyandotte County, Kansas Language

Wyandotte County, Kansas Language by Age

Wyandotte County, Kansas Language

72.23% of Wyandotte County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 27.77% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 22.23% of the population.

Wyandotte County, Kansas Poverty

Wyandotte County, Kansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic46,50210,25722.06%
Black36,48710,05527.56%
White66,7178,95713.43%
Other13,4183,28224.46%
Asian7,1201,95027.39%
Multiple7,2641,78024.50%
Native72416322.51%
Islander36115743.49%

20.08%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.01%

Male Poverty Rate

22.09%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wyandotte County, Kansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Wyandotte County, Kansas is Islander, with 43.49% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wyandotte County, Kansas is White, with 13.43% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.59%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.89%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.53%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School25.55%
High School16.69%
Some College12.86%
Bachelors or Greater5.89%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed46.85%
Male Unemployed31.05%
Female Employed11.03%
Male Employed8.05%

Wyandotte County, Kansas Income

Wyandotte County, Kansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$44,873$55,958
Families$53,184$64,433
Married Families$67,683$77,482
Non Families$27,641$36,959

Wyandotte County, Kansas Marital Status

Wyandotte County, Kansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

42.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

43.2%

Male Marriage Rate

42.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Wyandotte County, Kansas Married by Age and Sex

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

Wyandotte County, Kansas Veterans

8,348

Number of Veterans

7,802

Male Veterans

546

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam3,084
First Gulf War1,488
Second Gulf War1,238
Korea723
World War II276
Name Veterans % of Total
White5,5497.59%
Black2,1638.00%
Hispanic6422.28%
2 or More41611.64%
Other1792.08%
Indian345.62%
Asian70.14%

$Wyandotte County, Kansas Veterans by Education

10.23%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.72%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wyandotte County, Kansas Employment Status

65.8%

Labor Force Participation

60.8%

Employment Rate

7.5%

Unemployment Rate

Wyandotte County, Kansas Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

53.45%

Born in Kansas

83.52%

Native Born

16.48%

Foreign Born

12.92%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

83.52% of Wyandotte County, Kansas residents were born in the United States, with 53.45% having been born in Kansas. 12.92% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

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