Kansas Income and Careers
As of 2010, the per capita income of Kansas is $24,911, which is about the same as the national average of $26,059. Kansas median household income is $48,257, which has grown by 18.79% since 2000. The median household income growth rate is about the same as the national average rate of 19.17%. On average Kansas residents spend 18.1 minutes per day commuting to work, which is lower than the national average of 23.7 minutes.
Per Capita Income, #25
*Based on 2010 data. View historical per capita income data.
Median Individual Worker Income, see rank
*Based on 2010 data. View historical median individual worker income data.
Male Median Individual Worker Income, see rank
*Based on 2010 data. View historical male median individual worker income data.
Female Median Individual Worker Income, see rank
*Based on 2010 data. View historical female median individual worker income data.
Household IncomeMedian Household Income, #27
Household Income Other than Earnings
|%+||Average Amount||%+||Average Amount|
|Interest, Dividends, or Net Rental Income||24.53%||$11,690, see rank||21.82%||$14,452|
|Social Security Income||28.05%||$16,904, see rank||28.42%||$16,236|
|Public Assistance Income||2.48%||$3,147, see rank||2.86%||$3,936|
|Retirement Income||15.92%||$18,824, see rank||17.45%||$22,006|
*Based on 2010 data. View historical household income data.
Family IncomeMedian Family Income, see rank
*Based on 2010 data. View historical family income data.
Median Household Income by Races
|White||$50,134, see rank||$52,480|
|Black||$29,346, see rank||$33,578|
|Hispanic||$35,576, see rank||$40,165|
|Asian||$56,562, see rank||$67,022|
|American Indian, Alaska Native||$35,457, see rank||$35,062|
|Hawaiian Native||$46,648, see rank||$52,776|
|One Race, Other||$35,462, see rank||$38,230|
|Two or More Races||$36,140, see rank||$43,597|
*Based on 2010 data. View historical median household income by races data.
Median Household Income by Age
|less than 25||$23,231, see rank||$24,143|
|25 to 44||$51,616, see rank||$54,024|
|45 to 64||$60,540, see rank||$60,683|
|65 or over||$34,653, see rank||$34,381|
*Based on 2010 data. View historical median household income by age data.
|Population 16 Years and Over||2,213,226||see rank||243,832,923|
|Male1||1,087,039||49.12%, see rank||48.62%|
|Male, In Labor Force:2||788,887||72.57%, see rank||69.78%|
|Male, In Armed Forces2||12,385||1.14%, see rank||0.76%|
|Male, Civilian2||776,502||71.43%, see rank||69.03%|
|Male, Civilian, Employed3||711,187||91.59%, see rank||88.43%|
|Male, Civilian, Unemployed3||65,315||8.41%, see rank||11.57%|
|Male, Not in Labor Force2||298,152||27.43%, see rank||30.22%|
|Female1||1,126,187||50.88%, see rank||51.38%|
|Female, In Labor Force:2||716,095||63.59%, see rank||59.26%|
|Female, In Armed Forces2||1,372||0.12%, see rank||0.12%|
|Female, Civilian2||714,723||63.46%, see rank||59.13%|
|Female, Civilian, Employed3||661,843||92.60%, see rank||89.99%|
|Female, Civilian, Unemployed3||52,880||7.40%, see rank||10.01%|
|Female, Not in Labor Force2||410,092||36.41%, see rank||40.74%|
2 Percentage of the population of 16 years and over for the gender.
3 Percentage of the Civilian for the gender.
*Based on 2010 data. View historical employment status data.
Commuting to Work
|Workers 16 Years and Over||1,358,914||100%||136,941,010|
|Car, Truck, or Van—Drove Alone||1,116,031||82.13%, see rank||76.57%|
|Car, Truck, or Van—Carpooled||124,333||9.15%, see rank||9.69%|
|Public Transportation||7,098||0.52%, see rank||4.94%|
|Walked||35,048||2.58%, see rank||2.77%|
|Other Means||16,518||1.22%, see rank||1.70%|
|Worked at Home||59,886||4.41%, see rank||4.33%|
Mean Travel Time to Work, see rank
*Based on 2010 data. View historical commuting to work data.
|Civilian Employed, 16 Years and Over||1,373,030||-||139,033,928|
|Male1||711,187||51.80%, see rank||52.06%|
|Management, Professional, and Related Occupations2||232,683||32.72%, see rank||32.77%|
|Service Occupations2||92,432||13.00%, see rank||14.98%|
|Sales and Office Occupations2||122,697||17.25%, see rank||17.82%|
|Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations2||12,454||1.75%, see rank||1.17%|
|Construction, Extraction, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations2||72,283||10.16%, see rank||9.50%|
|Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Occupations2||136,154||19.14%, see rank||17.70%|
|Female1||661,843||48.20%, see rank||47.94%|
|Management, Professional, and Related Occupations2||256,548||38.76%, see rank||39.40%|
|Service Occupations2||147,120||22.23%, see rank||21.33%|
|Sales and Office Occupations2||213,811||32.31%, see rank||32.73%|
|Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations2||2,172||0.33%, see rank||0.30%|
|Construction, Extraction, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations2||2,398||0.36%, see rank||0.29%|
|Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Occupations2||38,180||5.77%, see rank||5.67%|
2 Percentage of the civilian employed, 16 years and over for the gender.
|Civilian Employed, 16 Years and Over||1,373,030||100%||139,033,928|
|Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunting, Mining||51,611||3.76%, see rank||1.90%|
|Construction||86,373||6.29%, see rank||6.25%|
|Manufacturing||169,070||12.31%, see rank||10.39%|
|Wholesale Trade||37,236||2.71%, see rank||2.83%|
|Retail Trade||158,359||11.53%, see rank||11.65%|
|Transportation, Warehousing, Utilities||62,080||4.52%, see rank||4.92%|
|Information||31,347||2.28%, see rank||2.17%|
|Finance, Insurance, Real Estate, Rental, Leasing||82,353||6.00%, see rank||6.67%|
|Professional, Scientific, Management,|
Administrative, Waste Management Services
|113,743||8.28%, see rank||10.58%|
|Educational Services, Health Care, Social Assistance||341,622||24.88%, see rank||23.24%|
|Arts, Entertainment, Recreation,|
Accommodation, Food Services
|111,365||8.11%, see rank||9.25%|
|Public Administration||67,140||4.89%, see rank||5.17%|
|Other Services, Except Public Administration||60,731||4.42%, see rank||4.97%|
*Based on 2010 data. View historical careers data.
|Population in Poverty||377,530||13.60%, see rank||15.33%|
|Family in Poverty||68,317||9.47%, see rank||11.28%|
*Based on 2010 data. View historical poverty level data.