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As of 2010-2014, the total population of Kiowa County is 2,529, which is 22.85% less than it was in 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 7.24% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. The Kiowa County population density is 3.50 people per square mile, which is much lower than the state average density of 35.04 people per square mile and is much lower than the national average density of 82.73 people per square mile. The most prevalent race in Kiowa County is white, which represent 96.48% of the total population. The average Kiowa County education level is about the same as the state average and is about the same as the national average.

Topics:Population GrowthPopulation DensityPopulation by RacesPopulation by First AncestryPopulation by GenderPopulation by AgeEducationSchool EnrollmentHousehold and FamilyMarital StatusPlace of Birth and CitizenshipLanguage

Population in 2010-2014: 2,529. #97

Population Growth Since 2000, #104

Kiowa County

Population Density, #86

Kiowa County
3.50 per square mile
35.04 per square mile
82.73 per square mile

Population by Races

White:2,440 (96.48%, #28)
Black:17 (0.67%, #58)
Hispanic:132 (5.22%, #45)
Asian:16 (0.63%, #38)
Native (American Indian, Alaska Native, Hawaiian Native, etc.):15 (0.59%, #56)
One Race, Other:1 (0.04%, see rank)
Two or More Races:40 (1.58%, see rank)

Hispanic Population
Mexican:125 (94.70%, see rank)
Puerto Rican:0 (0.00%, see rank)
Cuban:0 (0.00%, see rank)
Central American:0 (0.00%, see rank)
South American:0 (0.00%, see rank)

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical race data.

Population by First Ancestry

2,076 (82.09%) out of the total population of 2,529 reported first ancestry.

 Kiowa County% of the Total PopulationKansasU.S.
Arab00.00%, see rank0.33%0.56%
Czech110.43%, see rank0.83%0.47%
Danish230.91%, see rank0.49%0.42%
Dutch431.70%, see rank1.95%1.40%
English28411.23%, see rank9.83%8.02%
French943.72%, see rank3.14%3.34%
German95337.68%, see rank28.39%15.03%
Greek00.00%, see rank0.18%0.41%
Hungarian00.00%, see rank0.17%0.46%
Irish36714.51%, see rank12.39%10.80%
Italian742.93%, see rank2.36%5.52%
Norwegian200.79%, see rank1.07%1.42%
Polish240.95%, see rank1.40%3.01%
Portuguese170.67%, see rank0.11%0.44%
Russian230.91%, see rank0.73%0.92%
Scotch-Irish301.19%, see rank1.19%0.99%
Scottish321.27%, see rank1.94%1.72%
Subsaharan African00.00%, see rank0.73%0.95%
Swedish391.54%, see rank2.35%1.27%
Swiss281.11%, see rank0.52%0.30%
Ukrainian00.00%, see rank0.10%0.31%
American1937.63%, see rank8.17%7.12%
Welsh321.27%, see rank0.77%0.57%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical first ancestry data.

Population by Gender

Male: 1,234 (48.79%, see rank)
Females: 1,295 (51.21%, see rank)

Kiowa County
Male: 48.79%
Female: 51.21%
Male: 49.71%
Female: 50.29%
Male: 49.19%
Female: 50.81%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical gender data.

Population by Age

Median Age (see rank)
Kiowa County
41.00 years old
36.00 years old
37.40 years old

Median Age, Male (see rank)
Kiowa County
40.90 years old
34.70 years old
36.10 years old

Median Age, Female (see rank)
Kiowa County
41.30 years old
37.40 years old
38.80 years old

 Kiowa County% of the Total PopulationKansasU.S.
Under 5 years1355.34%, see rank7.03%6.36%
5 to 9 years1335.26%, see rank7.08%6.51%
10 to 14 years1917.55%, see rank6.92%6.59%
15 to 19 years2007.91%, see rank7.03%6.85%
20 to 24 years1937.63%, see rank7.35%7.13%
25 to 34 years27810.99%, see rank13.33%13.47%
35 to 44 years2449.65%, see rank11.99%12.96%
45 to 54 years31112.30%, see rank13.40%14.09%
55 to 64 years36314.35%, see rank12.16%12.29%
65 to 74 years2098.26%, see rank7.20%7.64%
75 to 84 2017.95%, see rank4.38%4.25%
85 years and over712.81%, see rank2.12%1.85%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical age data.

Education for the 25 Years and Over

 Kiowa CountyKansasU.S.
Total 25 Years and Over Population1,677, 100%1,861,894209,056,129
Less Than High School142, 8.47%, see rank10.05%13.67%
High School Graduate448, 26.71%, see rank27.17%27.95%
Some College or Associate Degree708, 42.22%, see rank32.06%29.09%
Bachelor Degree235, 14.01%, see rank19.87%18.27%
Master, Doctorate, or Professional Degree144, 8.59%, see rank10.84%11.01%
USA.com Education Index#13.67, see rank13.7913.54
# Higher USA.com Education Index means more educated population.

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical education level data.

School Enrollment

 Kiowa County KansasU.S.
Total PublicPrivatePublicPrivatePublicPrivate
Nursery School, Preschool, Kindergarten8092.50%7.50%75.27%24.73%71.30%28.70%
Elementary School (Grades 1-8)22989.52%, see rank10.48%, see rank89.18%10.82%89.86%10.14%
High School (Grades 9-12)11887.29%, see rank12.71%, see rank90.68%9.32%90.60%9.40%
College19740.61%, see rank59.39%, see rank85.94%14.06%78.37%21.63%
Graduate School2744.44%, see rank55.56%, see rank77.27%22.73%58.86%41.14%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical school enrollment data.

Household and Family

 Kiowa CountyKansasU.S.
Total Households1,051, 100%1,112,335116,211,092
Average Household Size2.24, see rank2.522.63
1 Person Households348, 33.11%, see rank28.49%27.57%
2 or More Person Households703, 66.89%, see rank71.51%72.43%
Family Households (Families)636, 60.51%, see rank65.72%66.22%
Average Family Size2.94, see rank3.183.32
Married-Couple Family543, 51.67%, see rank51.01%48.42%
Nonfamily Households415, 39.49%, see rank34.28%33.78%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical household and family data.

Marital Status of 15 Years and Over

 Kiowa County%KansasU.S.
15 Years and Over Total2,070see rank2,276,416252,974,135
Males, 15 Years and Over1,012100%, see rank1,123,431123,281,364
Never Married33232.81%, see rank31.74%35.77%
Married55254.55%, see rank55.19%52.04%
Widowed444.35%, see rank2.66%2.57%
Divorced848.30%, see rank10.41%9.62%
Females, 15 Years and Over1,058100%, see rank1,152,985129,692,771
Never Married24322.97%, see rank25.22%29.48%
Married61758.32%, see rank53.05%49.19%
Widowed868.13%, see rank9.10%9.16%
Divorced11210.59%, see rank12.62%12.16%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical marital status data.

Place of Birth and Citizenship

 Kiowa County%KansasU.S.
Native2,46297.35%, see rank93.21%86.93%
Born in the State of Residence1,69967.18%, see rank58.88%58.73%
Born in Different State75329.77%, see rank33.49%26.78%
Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island Areas,
or Born Abroad to American Parent(s)
100.40%, see rank0.83%1.42%
Foreign Born672.65%, see rank6.79%13.07%
Foreign Born with U.S. Citizenship240.95%, see rank2.37%5.99%
Foreign Born without U.S. Citizenship431.70%, see rank4.42%7.09%
Born In Europe100.40%, see rank0.53%1.53%
Born In Asia130.51%, see rank2.00%3.82%
Born In Africa00.00%, see rank0.38%0.55%
Born In Oceania00.00%, see rank0.03%0.07%
Born In Latin America411.62%, see rank3.76%6.83%
Born In Northern America30.12%, see rank0.09%0.26%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical place of birth and citizenship data.

Language Spoken at Home

 Kiowa County%KansasU.S.
English98994.10%, see rank88.76%79.39%
Spanish343.24%, see rank6.78%11.75%
Other Indo-European Languages242.28%, see rank2.07%4.52%
Asian and Pacific Islander Languages40.38%, see rank1.81%3.36%
Other00.00%, see rank0.57%0.99%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical language spoken at home data.

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