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:   2020 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated February 2022.

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:
2,937,880

Age

Under 5 Years:
6.5%
5 - 17:
17.8%
18 - 24:
10.1%
25 - 34:
13.1%
35 - 54:
23.9%
55 - 64:
12.8%
Over 65 Years:
15.8%

Educational Attainment of Adults

High School Graduates
College Graduated
Attending College
91.4%
91.4%
33.9%
33.9%
5.5%
5.5%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

Per capita Income

Kansas
USA
$32,798
$32,798
$35,384
$35,384

Median household income

Kansas
USA
$61,091
$61,091
$64,994
$64,994

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
11.4%

Employment Industries in KS

Healthcare
Manufacturing
Education
Retail
Construction
Accommodation
Professional, scientific, and technical services
Finance
Public Service
Other
Transportation
Administration
Wholesale
Agriculture
Arts
Information Technology
Real Estate
Utilities
Mining
Management
14.1%
14.1%
12.5%
12.5%
10.7%
10.7%
10.5%
10.5%
6.4%
6.4%
6.3%
6.3%
6.2%
6.2%
4.8%
4.8%
4.5%
4.5%
4.5%
4.5%
4.1%
4.1%
3.4%
3.4%
2.8%
2.8%
2.6%
2.6%
1.8%
1.8%
1.8%
1.8%
1.4%
1.4%
1.0%
1.0%
0.5%
0.5%
0.1%
0.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

White
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race)
Black Or African American
Other Race / Two or More Races
Asian
American Indian And Alaska Native
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders
75.3%
75.3%
12.1%
12.1%
5.5%
5.5%
3.5%
3.5%
2.9%
2.9%
0.6%
0.6%
0.1%
0.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

Ancestry (Top 20)

German
Unclassified
Irish
English
European
French
Italian
Swedish
Scottish
Dutch
Polish
Scots-Irish
Norwegian
Welsh
Czech
Russian
British
Danish
Swiss
African
24.1%
24.1%
23.4%
23.4%
11.3%
11.3%
10.2%
10.2%
2.5%
2.5%
2.3%
2.3%
2.1%
2.1%
2.0%
2.0%
1.9%
1.9%
1.5%
1.5%
1.3%
1.3%
1.0%
1.0%
1.0%
1.0%
0.8%
0.8%
0.7%
0.7%
0.6%
0.6%
0.6%
0.6%
0.5%
0.5%
0.4%
0.4%
0.4%
0.4%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
Spanish
Vietnamese
German
Indic languages
Chinese
Other Asian languages
Native American languages
Arabic
French
African languages
Korean
Tagalog
Hindi
Laotian
Slavic languages
West Germanic languages
Russian
Portuguese
Thai
88.3%
88.3%
7.6%
7.6%
0.5%
0.5%
0.5%
0.5%
0.4%
0.4%
0.4%
0.4%
0.3%
0.3%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born KS Residents
7.0%