Kansas
Demographic Data






Kansas POPULATION STATISTICS

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated May 2021.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

Kansas Population & Age Distribution

The Total Population of Kansas is:
2,913,314

Age

Under 5 Years:
6.6%
5 - 17:
17.9%
18 - 24:
10.2%
25 - 34:
13.2%
35 - 54:
24.0%
55 - 64:
12.8%
Over 65 Years:
15.4%

Educational Attainment of Adults

High School Graduates
91.0%
91.0%
College Graduated
33.4%
33.4%
Attending College
5.7%
5.7%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

Per capita Income

Kansas
$31,814
$31,814
USA
$34,103
$34,103

Median household income

Kansas
$59,597
$59,597
USA
$62,843
$62,843

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
12.0%

Employment Industries in KS

Healthcare
14.0%
14.0%
Manufacturing
12.4%
12.4%
Education
10.7%
10.7%
Retail
10.6%
10.6%
Accommodation
6.5%
6.5%
Construction
6.4%
6.4%
Professional, scientific, and technical services
6.0%
6.0%
Finance
4.7%
4.7%
Public Service
4.5%
4.5%
Other
4.5%
4.5%
Transportation
4.0%
4.0%
Administration
3.5%
3.5%
Wholesale
2.8%
2.8%
Agriculture
2.6%
2.6%
Information Technology
1.9%
1.9%
Arts
1.8%
1.8%
Real Estate
1.4%
1.4%
Utilities
1.0%
1.0%
Mining
0.6%
0.6%
Management
0.1%
0.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

White
75.9%
75.9%
Black Or African American
5.7%
5.7%
American Indian And Alaska Native
0.7%
0.7%
Asian
2.9%
2.9%
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders
0.1%
0.1%
Other Race / Two or More Races
2.9%
2.9%
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race)
11.9%
11.9%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

Ancestry (Top 20)

German
24.6%
24.6%
Unclassified
21.9%
21.9%
Irish
11.3%
11.3%
English
9.4%
9.4%
European
2.5%
2.5%
French
2.4%
2.4%
Italian
2.2%
2.2%
Swedish
2.0%
2.0%
Scottish
1.9%
1.9%
Dutch
1.7%
1.7%
Polish
1.4%
1.4%
Scots-Irish
1.1%
1.1%
Norwegian
1.0%
1.0%
Welsh
0.8%
0.8%
Czech
0.7%
0.7%
British
0.6%
0.6%
Russian
0.6%
0.6%
African
0.6%
0.6%
Danish
0.5%
0.5%
Swiss
0.5%
0.5%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
88.1%
88.1%
Spanish
7.8%
7.8%
Vietnamese
0.5%
0.5%
German
0.5%
0.5%
Chinese
0.4%
0.4%
Indic languages
0.4%
0.4%
Other Asian languages
0.3%
0.3%
Native American languages
0.2%
0.2%
Arabic
0.2%
0.2%
French
0.2%
0.2%
African languages
0.1%
0.1%
Tagalog
0.1%
0.1%
Korean
0.1%
0.1%
Hindi
0.1%
0.1%
Laotian
0.1%
0.1%
Slavic languages
0.1%
0.1%
West Germanic languages
0.1%
0.1%
Russian
0.1%
0.1%
Japanese
0.1%
0.1%
Portuguese
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born KS Residents
7.1%