ACS Profile Report: 2013-2017 (5-year estimates)

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Cherokee County, Kansas (05000US20021)

Kansas (04000US20)

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Demographic

SubjectCherokee County, KansasKansas
NumberPercentNumberPercent
D1. AGE

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: B01001 B16001 B09020

Total population20,5012,903,820
Under 5 years1,1175.4196,8266.8
5 to 9 years1,5147.4204,1937.0
10 to 14 years1,3986.8198,6526.8
15 to 19 years1,4116.9200,1206.9
20 to 24 years1,0495.1217,2887.5
25 to 34 years2,22410.8383,98413.2
35 to 44 years2,35911.5348,34712.0
45 to 54 years2,83013.8360,92512.4
55 to 59 years1,5117.4193,0736.6
60 to 64 years1,3936.8174,1396.0
65 to 74 years2,11410.3235,8418.1
75 to 84 years1,0875.3128,3884.4
85 years and over4942.462,0442.1
Median age in years41.436.3
5 years and over-2,706,99493.2
15 years and over16,47280.32,304,14979.3
Under 18 years of age4,94524.1718,27424.7
18 years and over15,55675.92,185,54675.3
21 years and over14,74571.92,059,14570.9
25 years and over14,01268.31,886,74165.0
62 years and over4,45321.7527,87018.2
65 years and over3,69518.0426,27314.7
D2. AGE AND SEX

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: B01001 B05003

Total population20,5012,903,820
Male10,08749.21,445,98049.8
18 years old and over7,61475.51,078,90174.6
65 years old and over1,67416.6188,90113.1
Female10,41450.81,457,84050.2
18 years old and over7,94276.31,106,64575.9
65 years old and over2,02119.4237,37216.3
D3. RACE

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: B01001 B02001 B02008 B02009 B02010 B02011 B02012 B02013

Total population20,5012,903,820
One race19,48095.02,805,40596.6
White alone18,56690.62,465,51884.9
Black or African American830.4168,4705.8
American Indian and Alaska Native6363.123,5030.8
Asian340.280,7382.8
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander950.51,9230.1
Some other race660.365,2532.2
Two or more races1,0215.098,4153.4
White (alone or in combination)19,58795.52,556,13588.0
Black (alone or in combination)2721.3211,3697.3
American Indian (alone or in combination)1,4457.061,4312.1
Asian (alone or in combination)910.499,6963.4
Native Hawaiian (alone or in combination)950.55,3290.2
Some other race (alone or in combination)660.375,6662.6
D4. HISPANIC OR LATINO (ANY RACE)

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: B03002

Total population20,5012,903,820
Hispanic or Latino of any race4922.4334,86011.5
Not Hispanic or Latino20,00997.62,568,96088.5
White alone18,16088.62,220,25676.5
Black or African American alone830.4163,4905.6
American Indian and Alaska Native alone6203.019,2410.7
Asian alone340.280,1422.8
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone950.51,6850.1

Economic

SubjectCherokee County, KansasKansas
NumberPercentNumberPercent
E1. HOUSEHOLD INCOME AND BENEFITS

Universe: Total households

Reference tables: B19001 B19051 B19055 B19059 B19056 B19057 B22001 B19013 B19025 B19061 B19065 B19069 B19066 B19067

Total households7,9801,121,943
Less than $10,0005306.668,4956.1
$10,000 to $14,9995416.851,1624.6
$15,000 to $24,9991,18014.8109,6439.8
$25,000 to $34,9991,26815.9117,21210.4
$35,000 to $49,9991,12114.0159,62614.2
$50,000 to $74,9991,46218.3215,46519.2
$75,000 to $99,9991,05813.3144,50312.9
$100,000 to $149,9996247.8153,83113.7
$150,000 to $199,9991201.552,8614.7
$200,000 or more761.049,1454.4
With earnings5,50469.0893,05879.6
With social security3,36042.1332,44229.6
With retirement income1,51118.9191,69917.1
With supplemental security income7148.946,6934.2
With cash public assistance income1311.620,1671.8
With food stamp benefits in the past 12 months1,00412.696,7338.6
Median household income$41,101$55,477
Mean household income$51,985$74,633
Mean household earnings$54,423$74,832
Mean household social security income$17,655$19,335
Mean household retirement income$15,541$21,291
Mean household supplemental security income$10,278$9,365
Mean household cash public assistance income$2,789$2,852
E2. FAMILY INCOME AND BENEFITS

Universe: Family households

Reference tables: B19101 B19113 B19127

Family households5,47968.7735,10665.5
Less than $10,0001683.123,8023.2
$10,000 to $14,9991893.417,7302.4
$15,000 to $24,9995419.944,4256.0
$25,000 to $34,99980014.660,0368.2
$35,000 to $49,99981614.994,93412.9
$50,000 to $74,9991,21322.1151,25720.6
$75,000 to $99,99997817.8116,90715.9
$100,000 to $149,99957810.5133,69818.2
$150,000 to $199,9991202.247,6426.5
$200,000 or more761.444,6756.1
Median family income$53,042$70,711
Mean family income$62,284$89,979
E3. OTHER INCOME MEASURES

Universe: Various

Reference tables: B19301 B11001 B19202 B19214 B19325 B20017

Per-capita income$21,006$29,600
Nonfamily households2,50131.3386,83734.5
Median nonfamily income$22,546$31,524
Mean nonfamily income$28,576$42,745
All full-time workers6,3741,031,686
All male full-time workers3,60256.5603,39158.5
All female full-time workers2,77243.5428,29541.5
Median earnings for workers$26,787$31,401
Median earnings for male full-time, year-round workers$40,656$48,614
Median earnings for female full-time, year-round workers$29,343$37,387
E4. POVERTY STATUS OVER THE LAST 12 MONTHS

Universe: Persons for whom poverty status is determined

Reference tables: B17001 C17002 B17021 B17010 B17007

Persons for whom poverty status is determined20,2062,820,265
Persons below poverty2,75913.7361,28512.8
Poverty ratio under 0.58034.0156,5145.5
Poverty ratio in 0.5 to 0.991,9569.7204,7717.3
Poverty ratio in 1 to 25,34926.5513,71018.2
Poverty ratio in 2 and over12,09859.91,945,27069.0
Persons under 18 for whom poverty status is determined4,889707,512
Persons under 18 in poverty94419.3116,13616.4
Persons aged 18 to 64 for whom poverty status is determined11,7901,705,161
Persons aged 18 to 64 in poverty1,63013.8214,01312.6
Persons over 65 for whom poverty status is determined3,527407,592
Persons over 65 in poverty1855.231,1367.6
Persons in families for whom poverty status is determined17,3102,281,871
Unrelated individuals for whom poverty status is determined2,896538,394
Persons in families in poverty2,09812.1218,2739.6
Family households in poverty66212.162,7608.5
Unrelated persons in poverty 15 years and over66122.8143,01226.6
E5. EMPLOYMENT STATUS

Universe: Population 16 years and over

Reference tables: B23025 B23001

Population 16 years and over16,1112,264,633
In labor force9,22257.21,509,48466.7
Civilian labor force9,20757.11,491,05465.8
Employed civilians8,71394.61,420,04595.2
Unemployed civilians4945.471,0094.8
In military150.118,4300.8
Not in labor force6,88942.8755,14933.3
Females 16 years and over8,29551.51,145,39850.6
Females in labor force4,40227.3702,64931.0
Females in civilian labor force4,40227.3701,26731.0
Employed females4,24596.4668,79995.4
E6. CHILDREN WITH ALL PARENTS WORKING

Universe: Own children under 18 years in families and subfamilies

Reference tables: B23008

(Own) children under 61,257231,511
All parents working73958.8154,87166.9
(Own) children aged 6 to 173,270455,515
All parents working2,30070.3341,95075.1
E7. COMMUTING TO WORK

Universe: Workers 16 years and over

Reference tables: B08301 B08013 B08302

Workers 16 years and over8,5811,414,974
Workers 16+ who commute to work8,30696.81,353,92195.7
Car, truck, or van; drove alone7,28984.91,165,39182.4
Car, truck, or van; carpooled6697.8127,9409.0
Public transportation (excluding taxicab)26,8290.5
Walked to work2723.233,7052.4
Other means of commuting740.920,0561.4
Worked at home2753.261,0534.3
Mean travel time to work in minutes18.819.2
E8. WORKERS BY OCCUPATION

Universe: Civilian employed population 16 years and over

Reference tables: C24010

Civilian employed population 16 years and over8,7131,420,045
Management, business, science, and arts occupations2,82032.4538,24937.9
Service occupations1,37515.8234,29116.5
Sales and office occupations1,86921.5318,41722.4
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations280.312,9980.9
Construction, extraction, installation, maintenance, and repair occupations7038.1124,4098.8
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations1,91822.0191,68113.5
E9. WORKERS BY INDUSTRY

Universe: Civilian employed population 16 years and over

Reference tables: C24030

Civilian employed population 16 years and over8,7131,420,045
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining2502.947,8633.4
Construction6457.489,8486.3
Manufacturing1,64518.9179,46712.6
Wholesale trade760.939,9222.8
Retail trade89010.2153,34710.8
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities6697.767,5084.8
Information861.028,8272.0
Finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing2883.386,9056.1
Professional, scientific, management, and administrative4565.2133,0819.4
Educational services, and health care and social assistance2,32126.6351,80624.8
Arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services5586.4114,8908.1
Other services, except public administration4425.163,4514.5
Public administration3874.463,1304.4
E10. CLASS OF WORKER

Universe: Civilian employed population 16 years and over

Reference tables: B24080

Civilian employed population 16 years and over8,7131,420,045
Private wage and salary workers6,55675.21,111,72778.3
Government workers1,52617.5220,12415.5
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business6137.085,4736.0
Unpaid family workers180.22,7210.2
E11. INSURANCE COVERAGE

Universe: Civilian noninstitutionalized population

Reference tables: B18135

Civilian noninstitutionalized persons20,2872,843,739
Under 65 years of age16,76082.62,436,14785.7
Without insurance coverage2,39014.3272,72311.2
With public insurance4,41226.3412,01416.9
With private insurance10,68763.81,839,93975.5
Under 19 years of age5,33326.3757,80126.6
Without insurance coverage4498.441,2035.4

Social

SubjectCherokee County, KansasKansas
NumberPercentNumberPercent
S1. HOUSEHOLDS BY TYPE

Universe: Total households

Reference tables: B11001 B11003 B11005 B11010 B11007 B11002 B19001

Total households7,9801,121,943
Family households5,47968.7735,10665.5
With own children under 18 years2,09726.3330,76129.5
Married-couple families4,37754.8572,69751.0
With own children under 18 years1,62720.4233,76920.8
Male householder, no wife present3284.149,5914.4
With own children under 18 years1632.027,7252.5
Female householder, no husband present7749.7112,81810.1
With own children under 18 years3073.869,2676.2
Nonfamily households2,50131.3386,83734.5
Householder living alone2,30292.0322,25683.3
65 years and over living alone1,18047.2121,99531.5
Households with one or more people under 18 years2,62632.9360,41532.1
Households with one or more people 65 years and over2,60232.6295,84126.4
Average household size2.542.52
Average family size3.163.10
S2. PERSONS BY HOUSEHOLD TYPE / GROUP QUARTERS

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: B09019

Total population20,5012,903,820
Household population20,26298.82,823,48097.2
Living in family households17,48686.32,339,68682.9
Living in nonfamily households2,77613.7483,79417.1
Living alone2,30292.0322,25683.3
Living in group quarters2391.280,3402.8
S3. RELATIONSHIP

Universe: Household population

Reference tables: B09019 B19001

Household population20,26298.82,823,48097.2
Householder7,98039.41,121,94339.7
Spouse4,36421.5571,92820.3
Child5,69928.1842,73229.8
Other relatives1,7688.7132,1054.7
Nonrelatives4512.2154,7725.5
Unmarried partner2011.062,6052.2
Unmarried-partner HHs per 10002556
S4. MARITAL STATUS

Universe: Population 15 years and over

Reference tables: B12001

Persons 15 years and over16,4722,304,149
Never married3,60121.9668,98429.0
Now married, except separated9,30656.51,208,96252.5
Separated1911.230,6261.3
Widowed1,1617.0137,1866.0
Divorced, and not currently married2,21313.4258,39111.2
S5. FERTILITY

Universe: Women 15 to 50 years old who gave birth in the past 12 months

Reference tables: B13002 B13016

Women 15 to 50 years old4,414662,453
Unmarried women 15 to 50 years old1,93443.8337,17150.9
Women 15 to 50 years old who had a birth in the past 12 months2024.639,4145.9
Unmarried women who gave birth7939.111,47629.1
Women 15 to 19 years of age-1,6874.3
Women 20 to 34 years of age19395.531,28579.4
Women 35 to 50 years of age94.56,44216.3
Per 1,000 unmarried women4134
Per 1,000 women 15 to 50 years old4659
Per 1,000 women 15 to 19 years old-17
Per 1,000 women 20 to 34 years old121108
Per 1,000 women 35 to 50 years old423
S6. GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS

Universe: Population 30 years and over

Reference tables: B10050

Grandparents living with own grandchildren under 18 years76247,247
Grandparents responsible for grandchildren55372.620,81644.1
Less than 1 year11921.54,70222.6
1 or 2 years5710.34,49621.6
3 or 4 years10819.53,31215.9
5 or more years26948.68,30639.9
S7. SCHOOL ENROLLMENT

Universe: Population 3 years and over

Reference tables: B14002

Population 3 years and over19,8562,786,509
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school4,87924.6783,16028.1
In nursery school, preschool3938.151,1256.5
In kindergarten3777.741,3215.3
In elementary school, grades 1-82,18644.8317,55040.5
In high school, grades 9-121,16423.9159,43520.4
In college or graduate school75915.6213,72927.3
S8. EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT

Universe: Population 25 years and over

Reference tables: B15002 B15003

Population 25 years and over14,0121,886,741
Less than 9th grade5604.069,7703.7
9th to 12th grade, no diploma1,1588.3109,4435.8
High school graduate (includes equivalency)4,88334.8494,84926.2
Some college, no degree3,66826.2445,80423.6
Associates degree1,0857.7156,5298.3
Bachelors degree1,71312.2389,00720.6
Graduate or professional degree9456.7221,33911.7
High school graduate or higher12,29487.71,707,52890.5
Bachelor degree or higher2,65819.0610,34632.3
S9. VETERAN STATUS

Universe: Civilian population 18 years and over

Reference tables: B21001

Civilian population 18 years and over15,54199.92,167,11999.2
Civilian veterans1,2978.3185,2928.6
S10a. DISABLED BY AGE

Universe: Civilian noninstitutionalized population

Reference tables: B18135

Civilian noninstitutionalized persons20,2872,843,739
With a disability4,53122.3361,47912.7
Persons 18 and under5,33326.3757,80126.6
With a disability2494.732,7794.3
Persons 19 to 64 years11,42756.31,678,34659.0
With a disability2,58722.6182,14110.9
Persons 65 years and over3,52717.4407,59214.3
With a disability1,69548.1146,55936.0
S11. RESIDENCE 1 YEAR AGO

Universe: Population 1 year and over

Reference tables: B07204

Population 1 year and over20,3482,866,057
Same house18,00588.52,398,96383.7
Different house in the U.S.2,33511.5450,69815.7
Same county1,49263.9264,89958.8
Different county (any)84336.1185,79941.2
Different county (same state)31113.396,72021.5
Different state53222.889,07919.8
Lived abroad 1 year ago816,3960.6
S12. PLACE OF BIRTH AND CITIZENSHIP STATUS

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: B01001 B05002

Total population20,5012,903,820
U.S. native20,25298.82,700,04093.0
Born in United States20,13699.42,675,24199.1
Born in state of current residence8,25741.01,712,31164.0
Born in different state than current residence11,87959.0962,93036.0
Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island areas, or born abroad to American parents1160.624,7990.9
Foreign born2491.2203,7807.0
Naturalized U.S. citizen7228.976,00337.3
Not a U.S. citizen17771.1127,77762.7
S13. YEAR OF ENTRY

Universe: Population born outside the United States

Reference tables: B05005

Population born outside the United States3651.8228,5797.9
Native, born outside U.S.11631.824,79910.8
Entered U.S. 2000 or later4236.239,405158.9
Entered U.S. before 20009279.317,71871.4
Foreign born2491.2203,7807.0
Entered U.S. 2000 or later12449.8105,49951.8
Entered U.S. before 200012550.298,28148.2
S14. WORLD REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN

Universe: Foreign-born population, excluding population born at sea

Reference tables: B05006

Foreign-born population, excluding population born at sea2491.2203,7807.0
Europe2510.014,8087.3
Asia3915.763,15231.0
Africa-11,9585.9
Oceania9538.21,0980.5
South and Central America (includes Mexico)7831.3109,59053.8
Northern America124.83,1741.6
S15. LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME

Universe: Population 5 years and over

Reference tables: B06007

Population 5 years and over-2,706,99493.2
English only18,8872,396,12388.5
Language other than English497310,87111.5
Speaks English less than "very well"6212.5122,55839.4
Speak Spanish279205,7107.6
Speaks English less than "very well"5118.383,32040.5
S16. COMPUTER OWNERSHIP AND INTERNET USE

Universe: Total households

Reference tables: B28003

Total households7,9801,121,943
Households with no computer1,55219.4147,02713.1
Households with a computer6,42880.6974,91686.9
With a dial-up internet subscription alone1652.66,6270.7
With a broadband internet subscription5,16680.4862,64188.5
No internet subscription1,09717.1105,64810.8

Housing

SubjectCherokee County, KansasKansas
NumberPercentNumberPercent
H1. HOUSING OCCUPANCY AND TENURE

Universe: Housing units

Reference tables: B25002 B25003 B25008 B25004 B25033

Total housing units9,8751,259,647
Occupied housing units7,98080.81,121,94389.1
Owner-occupied5,97574.9745,44166.4
Renter-occupied2,00525.1376,50233.6
Average household size of owner-occupied unit2.582.62
Average household size of renter-occupied unit2.422.31
Vacant housing units1,89519.2137,70410.9
For sale623.313,81210.0
For rent57430.331,71023.0
For seasonal, recreational, or occasional use1407.415,00010.9
Total owner units6,037759,253
Homeowner vacancy rate1.01.8
Total rental units2,579408,212
Rental vacancy rate22.37.8
People living in owned homes15,41975.21,953,60567.3
People living in rental homes4,84323.6869,87530.0
H2. UNITS IN STRUCTURE

Universe: Housing units

Reference tables: B25024 B25002

Total housing units9,8751,259,647
Single-family units7,94880.5973,34977.3
Single unit, detached7,82598.5915,99294.1
Single unit, attached1231.557,3575.9
Duplexes2132.231,8102.5
3 or 4 units2492.544,1633.5
5 to 9 units830.848,3273.8
10 to 19 units910.946,4473.7
20 or more units580.657,7754.6
Mobile home1,23312.557,1374.5
Boat, RV, van, etc.-6390.1
Mobile homes per 1000 HUs12545
H3. YEAR STRUCTURE BUILT

Universe: Housing units

Reference tables: B25034

Total housing units9,8751,259,647
Built 2010 or later2782.833,7072.7
Built 2000 to 20091,07610.9147,13611.7
Built 1990 to 19991,31513.3162,28812.9
Built 1980 to 19891,01810.3146,33511.6
Built 1970 to 19791,66416.9192,22715.3
Built 1960 to 19697287.4131,62410.4
Built 1950 to 19597817.9162,66112.9
Built 1940 to 19495365.472,9035.8
Built 1939 or earlier2,47925.1210,76616.7
H4. YEAR HOUSEHOLDER MOVED INTO UNIT

Universe: Occupied housing units

Reference tables: B25038

Occupied housing units7,9801,121,943
Moved in 2010 or later2,57932.3489,24143.6
Moved in 2000 to 20092,60632.7315,96228.2
Moved in 1990 to 19991,23515.5156,29113.9
Moved in 1980 to 19897269.177,6666.9
Moved in 1979 or earlier83410.582,7837.4
H5. VEHICLES AVAILABLE

Universe: Occupied housing units

Reference tables: B25044

Occupied housing units7,9801,121,943
No vehicles available5687.160,9565.4
1 vehicle available2,31329.0337,70530.1
2 vehicles available3,14239.4442,61739.5
3 or more vehicles available1,95724.5280,66525.0
H6. HOUSE HEATING FUEL

Universe: Occupied housing units

Reference tables: B25040

Occupied housing units7,9801,121,943
Utility gas3,41942.8740,49466.0
Bottled, tank, or LP gas99512.585,5707.6
Electricity3,06538.4266,59423.8
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.80.11,4080.1
Coal or coke-174
Wood4325.419,5751.7
Solar energy-282
Other fuel400.54,7010.4
No fuel used210.33,1450.3
H7. SELECTED CHARACTERISTICS

Universe: Occupied housing units

Reference tables: B25002 B25049 B25053 B25043

Occupied housing units7,9801,121,943
Lacking complete plumbing facilities821.04,4700.4
Lacking complete kitchen facilities660.811,5661.0
No telephone service available2012.530,5992.7
H8. OCCUPANTS PER ROOM

Universe: Occupied housing units

Reference tables: B25002 B25014

Occupied housing units7,9801,121,943
1.00 or less7,88998.91,098,29897.9
1.01 to 1.50740.916,7551.5
1.51 or more170.26,8900.6
H9. HOME VALUES

Universe: Owner-occupied units

Reference tables: B25075 B25077 B25082 B25003

Owner-occupied units5,975745,441
Less than $50,0001,77329.794,82612.7
$50,000 to $99,9992,04734.3165,47222.2
$100,000 to $149,99994115.7142,08419.1
$150,000 to $199,9995869.8126,89717.0
$200,000 to $299,9993716.2122,62216.4
$300,000 to $499,9991522.569,0479.3
$500,000 to $999,999831.420,1342.7
$1,000,000 or more220.43,1590.4
$2,000,000 or more-1,2000.2
Median home value$78,400$139,200
Average home value$103,315$172,392
H10. SELECTED MONTHLY OWNER COSTS

Universe: Owner-occupied units

Reference tables: B25087 B25088 B25091

Owner-occupied units5,975745,441
Housing units with a mortgage2,72245.6447,55160.0
Owner costs 30% or more of HH income74627.495,61021.4
Median owner costs$920$1,310
Housing units without a mortgage3,25354.4297,89040.0
Nonmortgage owner costs 30% or more of HH income36711.334,52411.6
Median owner costs$399$476
H11. GROSS RENT

Universe: Renter-occupied units

Reference tables: B25063 B25064 B25065 B25070

Renter-occupied units2,005376,502
Paying cash rent1,72385.9354,78294.2
Paying no cash rent28214.121,7205.8
Median rent$644$801
Average gross rent$641$866
Gross rent 30% or more of HH income77938.9153,14040.7
Gross rent of $750 or more54627.2198,39052.7