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

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Elk County, Kansas (05000US20049)

Kansas (04000US20)

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Demographic

SubjectElk County, KansasKansas
NumberPercentNumberPercent
D1. AGE

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: B01001 B16001 B09020

Total population2,5812,903,820
Under 5 years1385.3196,8266.8
5 to 9 years1164.5204,1937.0
10 to 14 years1907.4198,6526.8
15 to 19 years1546.0200,1206.9
20 to 24 years501.9217,2887.5
25 to 34 years2148.3383,98413.2
35 to 44 years2479.6348,34712.0
45 to 54 years32412.6360,92512.4
55 to 59 years2138.3193,0736.6
60 to 64 years2057.9174,1396.0
65 to 74 years38715.0235,8418.1
75 to 84 years2539.8128,3884.4
85 years and over903.562,0442.1
Median age in years50.836.3
5 years and over-2,706,99493.2
15 years and over2,13782.82,304,14979.3
Under 18 years of age53620.8718,27424.7
18 years and over2,04579.22,185,54675.3
21 years and over1,97676.62,059,14570.9
25 years and over1,93374.91,886,74165.0
62 years and over85032.9527,87018.2
65 years and over73028.3426,27314.7
D2. AGE AND SEX

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: B01001 B05003

Total population2,5812,903,820
Male1,27149.21,445,98049.8
18 years old and over1,00579.11,078,90174.6
65 years old and over33826.6188,90113.1
Female1,31050.81,457,84050.2
18 years old and over1,04079.41,106,64575.9
65 years old and over39229.9237,37216.3
D3. RACE

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: B01001 B02001 B02008 B02009 B02010 B02011 B02012 B02013

Total population2,5812,903,820
One race2,48896.42,805,40596.6
White alone2,41493.52,465,51884.9
Black or African American40.2168,4705.8
American Indian and Alaska Native491.923,5030.8
Asian130.580,7382.8
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander-1,9230.1
Some other race80.365,2532.2
Two or more races933.698,4153.4
White (alone or in combination)2,50497.02,556,13588.0
Black (alone or in combination)60.2211,3697.3
American Indian (alone or in combination)1305.061,4312.1
Asian (alone or in combination)230.999,6963.4
Native Hawaiian (alone or in combination)80.35,3290.2
Some other race (alone or in combination)80.375,6662.6
D4. HISPANIC OR LATINO (ANY RACE)

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: B03002

Total population2,5812,903,820
Hispanic or Latino of any race1064.1334,86011.5
Not Hispanic or Latino2,47595.92,568,96088.5
White alone2,35091.02,220,25676.5
Black or African American alone40.2163,4905.6
American Indian and Alaska Native alone491.919,2410.7
Asian alone130.580,1422.8
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone-1,6850.1

Economic

SubjectElk 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 households1,1581,121,943
Less than $10,000837.268,4956.1
$10,000 to $14,999917.951,1624.6
$15,000 to $24,99918916.3109,6439.8
$25,000 to $34,99913811.9117,21210.4
$35,000 to $49,99916914.6159,62614.2
$50,000 to $74,99930426.3215,46519.2
$75,000 to $99,9991099.4144,50312.9
$100,000 to $149,999625.4153,83113.7
$150,000 to $199,99940.352,8614.7
$200,000 or more90.849,1454.4
With earnings75365.0893,05879.6
With social security59651.5332,44229.6
With retirement income34930.1191,69917.1
With supplemental security income554.746,6934.2
With cash public assistance income141.220,1671.8
With food stamp benefits in the past 12 months12210.596,7338.6
Median household income$39,405$55,477
Mean household income$46,848$74,633
Mean household earnings$44,505$74,832
Mean household social security income$17,396$19,335
Mean household retirement income$14,407$21,291
Mean household supplemental security income$9,005$9,365
Mean household cash public assistance income$1,686$2,852
E2. FAMILY INCOME AND BENEFITS

Universe: Family households

Reference tables: B19101 B19113 B19127

Family households73963.8735,10665.5
Less than $10,000141.923,8023.2
$10,000 to $14,999334.517,7302.4
$15,000 to $24,99910614.344,4256.0
$25,000 to $34,9997910.760,0368.2
$35,000 to $49,99910714.594,93412.9
$50,000 to $74,99924633.3151,25720.6
$75,000 to $99,9999312.6116,90715.9
$100,000 to $149,999557.4133,69818.2
$150,000 to $199,99940.547,6426.5
$200,000 or more20.344,6756.1
Median family income$52,243$70,711
Mean family income$54,155$89,979
E3. OTHER INCOME MEASURES

Universe: Various

Reference tables: B19301 B11001 B19202 B19214 B19325 B20017

Per-capita income$21,156$29,600
Nonfamily households41936.2386,83734.5
Median nonfamily income$23,798$31,524
Mean nonfamily income$32,688$42,745
All full-time workers7121,031,686
All male full-time workers45463.8603,39158.5
All female full-time workers25836.2428,29541.5
Median earnings for workers$21,431$31,401
Median earnings for male full-time, year-round workers$38,421$48,614
Median earnings for female full-time, year-round workers$23,125$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 determined2,5412,820,265
Persons below poverty34313.5361,28512.8
Poverty ratio under 0.5913.6156,5145.5
Poverty ratio in 0.5 to 0.992529.9204,7717.3
Poverty ratio in 1 to 271528.1513,71018.2
Poverty ratio in 2 and over1,48358.41,945,27069.0
Persons under 18 for whom poverty status is determined536707,512
Persons under 18 in poverty8816.4116,13616.4
Persons aged 18 to 64 for whom poverty status is determined1,2991,705,161
Persons aged 18 to 64 in poverty19014.6214,01312.6
Persons over 65 for whom poverty status is determined706407,592
Persons over 65 in poverty659.231,1367.6
Persons in families for whom poverty status is determined2,0812,281,871
Unrelated individuals for whom poverty status is determined460538,394
Persons in families in poverty23511.3218,2739.6
Family households in poverty8411.462,7608.5
Unrelated persons in poverty 15 years and over10823.5143,01226.6
E5. EMPLOYMENT STATUS

Universe: Population 16 years and over

Reference tables: B23025 B23001

Population 16 years and over2,1142,264,633
In labor force1,09851.91,509,48466.7
Civilian labor force1,09851.91,491,05465.8
Employed civilians1,02293.11,420,04595.2
Unemployed civilians766.971,0094.8
In military-18,4300.8
Not in labor force1,01648.1755,14933.3
Females 16 years and over1,07951.01,145,39850.6
Females in labor force50423.8702,64931.0
Females in civilian labor force50423.8701,26731.0
Employed females48696.4668,79995.4
E6. CHILDREN WITH ALL PARENTS WORKING

Universe: Own children under 18 years in families and subfamilies

Reference tables: B23008

(Own) children under 6163231,511
All parents working10765.6154,87166.9
(Own) children aged 6 to 17340455,515
All parents working21362.6341,95075.1
E7. COMMUTING TO WORK

Universe: Workers 16 years and over

Reference tables: B08301 B08013 B08302

Workers 16 years and over9961,414,974
Workers 16+ who commute to work92893.21,353,92195.7
Car, truck, or van; drove alone71571.81,165,39182.4
Car, truck, or van; carpooled12812.9127,9409.0
Public transportation (excluding taxicab)-6,8290.5
Walked to work515.133,7052.4
Other means of commuting343.420,0561.4
Worked at home686.861,0534.3
Mean travel time to work in minutes27.019.2
E8. WORKERS BY OCCUPATION

Universe: Civilian employed population 16 years and over

Reference tables: C24010

Civilian employed population 16 years and over1,0221,420,045
Management, business, science, and arts occupations35534.7538,24937.9
Service occupations21721.2234,29116.5
Sales and office occupations14013.7318,41722.4
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations111.112,9980.9
Construction, extraction, installation, maintenance, and repair occupations13713.4124,4098.8
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations16215.9191,68113.5
E9. WORKERS BY INDUSTRY

Universe: Civilian employed population 16 years and over

Reference tables: C24030

Civilian employed population 16 years and over1,0221,420,045
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining11611.447,8633.4
Construction959.389,8486.3
Manufacturing908.8179,46712.6
Wholesale trade383.739,9222.8
Retail trade555.4153,34710.8
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities444.367,5084.8
Information90.928,8272.0
Finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing626.186,9056.1
Professional, scientific, management, and administrative393.8133,0819.4
Educational services, and health care and social assistance28928.3351,80624.8
Arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services888.6114,8908.1
Other services, except public administration494.863,4514.5
Public administration484.763,1304.4
E10. CLASS OF WORKER

Universe: Civilian employed population 16 years and over

Reference tables: B24080

Civilian employed population 16 years and over1,0221,420,045
Private wage and salary workers61860.51,111,72778.3
Government workers26726.1220,12415.5
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business13513.285,4736.0
Unpaid family workers20.22,7210.2
E11. INSURANCE COVERAGE

Universe: Civilian noninstitutionalized population

Reference tables: B18135

Civilian noninstitutionalized persons2,5412,843,739
Under 65 years of age1,83572.22,436,14785.7
Without insurance coverage28215.4272,72311.2
With public insurance43123.5412,01416.9
With private insurance1,18664.61,839,93975.5
Under 19 years of age56722.3757,80126.6
Without insurance coverage376.541,2035.4

Social

SubjectElk County, KansasKansas
NumberPercentNumberPercent
S1. HOUSEHOLDS BY TYPE

Universe: Total households

Reference tables: B11001 B11003 B11005 B11010 B11007 B11002 B19001

Total households1,1581,121,943
Family households73963.8735,10665.5
With own children under 18 years22519.4330,76129.5
Married-couple families62353.8572,69751.0
With own children under 18 years18516.0233,76920.8
Male householder, no wife present332.849,5914.4
With own children under 18 years20.227,7252.5
Female householder, no husband present837.2112,81810.1
With own children under 18 years383.369,2676.2
Nonfamily households41936.2386,83734.5
Householder living alone39093.1322,25683.3
65 years and over living alone21852.0121,99531.5
Households with one or more people under 18 years27323.6360,41532.1
Households with one or more people 65 years and over54146.7295,84126.4
Average household size2.192.52
Average family size2.823.10
S2. PERSONS BY HOUSEHOLD TYPE / GROUP QUARTERS

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: B09019

Total population2,5812,903,820
Household population2,54098.42,823,48097.2
Living in family households2,09982.62,339,68682.9
Living in nonfamily households44117.4483,79417.1
Living alone39093.1322,25683.3
Living in group quarters411.680,3402.8
S3. RELATIONSHIP

Universe: Household population

Reference tables: B09019 B19001

Household population2,54098.42,823,48097.2
Householder1,15845.61,121,94339.7
Spouse62124.4571,92820.3
Child64525.4842,73229.8
Other relatives763.0132,1054.7
Nonrelatives401.6154,7725.5
Unmarried partner230.962,6052.2
Unmarried-partner HHs per 10002056
S4. MARITAL STATUS

Universe: Population 15 years and over

Reference tables: B12001

Persons 15 years and over2,1372,304,149
Never married36417.0668,98429.0
Now married, except separated1,29360.51,208,96252.5
Separated271.330,6261.3
Widowed22610.6137,1866.0
Divorced, and not currently married22710.6258,39111.2
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 old399662,453
Unmarried women 15 to 50 years old16140.4337,17150.9
Women 15 to 50 years old who had a birth in the past 12 months205.039,4145.9
Unmarried women who gave birth-11,47629.1
Women 15 to 19 years of age-1,6874.3
Women 20 to 34 years of age1890.031,28579.4
Women 35 to 50 years of age210.06,44216.3
Per 1,000 unmarried women-34
Per 1,000 women 15 to 50 years old5059
Per 1,000 women 15 to 19 years old-17
Per 1,000 women 20 to 34 years old127108
Per 1,000 women 35 to 50 years old1023
S6. GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS

Universe: Population 30 years and over

Reference tables: B10050

Grandparents living with own grandchildren under 18 years4647,247
Grandparents responsible for grandchildren3780.420,81644.1
Less than 1 year38.14,70222.6
1 or 2 years1643.24,49621.6
3 or 4 years-3,31215.9
5 or more years1848.68,30639.9
S7. SCHOOL ENROLLMENT

Universe: Population 3 years and over

Reference tables: B14002

Population 3 years and over2,5252,786,509
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school47218.7783,16028.1
In nursery school, preschool4810.251,1256.5
In kindergarten132.841,3215.3
In elementary school, grades 1-825654.2317,55040.5
In high school, grades 9-129419.9159,43520.4
In college or graduate school6112.9213,72927.3
S8. EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT

Universe: Population 25 years and over

Reference tables: B15002 B15003

Population 25 years and over1,9331,886,741
Less than 9th grade914.769,7703.7
9th to 12th grade, no diploma1045.4109,4435.8
High school graduate (includes equivalency)75138.9494,84926.2
Some college, no degree48224.9445,80423.6
Associates degree20010.3156,5298.3
Bachelors degree1648.5389,00720.6
Graduate or professional degree1417.3221,33911.7
High school graduate or higher1,73889.91,707,52890.5
Bachelor degree or higher30515.8610,34632.3
S9. VETERAN STATUS

Universe: Civilian population 18 years and over

Reference tables: B21001

Civilian population 18 years and over2,045100.02,167,11999.2
Civilian veterans25412.4185,2928.6
S10a. DISABLED BY AGE

Universe: Civilian noninstitutionalized population

Reference tables: B18135

Civilian noninstitutionalized persons2,5412,843,739
With a disability59023.2361,47912.7
Persons 18 and under56722.3757,80126.6
With a disability234.132,7794.3
Persons 19 to 64 years1,26849.91,678,34659.0
With a disability26520.9182,14110.9
Persons 65 years and over70627.8407,59214.3
With a disability30242.8146,55936.0
S11. RESIDENCE 1 YEAR AGO

Universe: Population 1 year and over

Reference tables: B07204

Population 1 year and over2,5682,866,057
Same house2,30089.62,398,96383.7
Different house in the U.S.26810.4450,69815.7
Same county13048.5264,89958.8
Different county (any)13851.5185,79941.2
Different county (same state)9234.396,72021.5
Different state4617.289,07919.8
Lived abroad 1 year ago-16,3960.6
S12. PLACE OF BIRTH AND CITIZENSHIP STATUS

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: B01001 B05002

Total population2,5812,903,820
U.S. native2,53698.32,700,04093.0
Born in United States2,51299.12,675,24199.1
Born in state of current residence1,77470.61,712,31164.0
Born in different state than current residence73829.4962,93036.0
Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island areas, or born abroad to American parents240.924,7990.9
Foreign born451.7203,7807.0
Naturalized U.S. citizen3782.276,00337.3
Not a U.S. citizen817.8127,77762.7
S13. YEAR OF ENTRY

Universe: Population born outside the United States

Reference tables: B05005

Population born outside the United States692.7228,5797.9
Native, born outside U.S.2434.824,79910.8
Entered U.S. 2000 or later28.339,405158.9
Entered U.S. before 20002291.717,71871.4
Foreign born451.7203,7807.0
Entered U.S. 2000 or later1328.9105,49951.8
Entered U.S. before 20003271.198,28148.2
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 sea451.7203,7807.0
Europe1328.914,8087.3
Asia1124.463,15231.0
Africa-11,9585.9
Oceania-1,0980.5
South and Central America (includes Mexico)2146.7109,59053.8
Northern America-3,1741.6
S15. LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME

Universe: Population 5 years and over

Reference tables: B06007

Population 5 years and over-2,706,99493.2
English only2,3772,396,12388.5
Language other than English66310,87111.5
Speaks English less than "very well"3959.1122,55839.4
Speak Spanish14205,7107.6
Speaks English less than "very well"964.383,32040.5
S16. COMPUTER OWNERSHIP AND INTERNET USE

Universe: Total households

Reference tables: B28003

Total households1,1581,121,943
Households with no computer26422.8147,02713.1
Households with a computer89477.2974,91686.9
With a dial-up internet subscription alone212.36,6270.7
With a broadband internet subscription74283.0862,64188.5
No internet subscription13114.7105,64810.8

Housing

SubjectElk County, KansasKansas
NumberPercentNumberPercent
H1. HOUSING OCCUPANCY AND TENURE

Universe: Housing units

Reference tables: B25002 B25003 B25008 B25004 B25033

Total housing units1,7521,259,647
Occupied housing units1,15866.11,121,94389.1
Owner-occupied94481.5745,44166.4
Renter-occupied21418.5376,50233.6
Average household size of owner-occupied unit2.312.62
Average household size of renter-occupied unit1.672.31
Vacant housing units59433.9137,70410.9
For sale396.613,81210.0
For rent152.531,71023.0
For seasonal, recreational, or occasional use21736.515,00010.9
Total owner units983759,253
Homeowner vacancy rate4.01.8
Total rental units229408,212
Rental vacancy rate6.67.8
People living in owned homes2,18284.51,953,60567.3
People living in rental homes35813.9869,87530.0
H2. UNITS IN STRUCTURE

Universe: Housing units

Reference tables: B25024 B25002

Total housing units1,7521,259,647
Single-family units1,47083.9973,34977.3
Single unit, detached1,46899.9915,99294.1
Single unit, attached20.157,3575.9
Duplexes472.731,8102.5
3 or 4 units30.244,1633.5
5 to 9 units80.548,3273.8
10 to 19 units60.346,4473.7
20 or more units-57,7754.6
Mobile home21612.357,1374.5
Boat, RV, van, etc.20.16390.1
Mobile homes per 1000 HUs12345
H3. YEAR STRUCTURE BUILT

Universe: Housing units

Reference tables: B25034

Total housing units1,7521,259,647
Built 2010 or later432.533,7072.7
Built 2000 to 20091277.2147,13611.7
Built 1990 to 19991076.1162,28812.9
Built 1980 to 1989965.5146,33511.6
Built 1970 to 197918710.7192,22715.3
Built 1960 to 19691227.0131,62410.4
Built 1950 to 195918810.7162,66112.9
Built 1940 to 19491478.472,9035.8
Built 1939 or earlier73542.0210,76616.7
H4. YEAR HOUSEHOLDER MOVED INTO UNIT

Universe: Occupied housing units

Reference tables: B25038

Occupied housing units1,1581,121,943
Moved in 2010 or later30626.4489,24143.6
Moved in 2000 to 200939333.9315,96228.2
Moved in 1990 to 199923920.6156,29113.9
Moved in 1980 to 198911810.277,6666.9
Moved in 1979 or earlier1028.882,7837.4
H5. VEHICLES AVAILABLE

Universe: Occupied housing units

Reference tables: B25044

Occupied housing units1,1581,121,943
No vehicles available685.960,9565.4
1 vehicle available32227.8337,70530.1
2 vehicles available39133.8442,61739.5
3 or more vehicles available37732.6280,66525.0
H6. HOUSE HEATING FUEL

Universe: Occupied housing units

Reference tables: B25040

Occupied housing units1,1581,121,943
Utility gas70560.9740,49466.0
Bottled, tank, or LP gas17815.485,5707.6
Electricity17314.9266,59423.8
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.-1,4080.1
Coal or coke-174
Wood978.419,5751.7
Solar energy50.4282
Other fuel-4,7010.4
No fuel used-3,1450.3
H7. SELECTED CHARACTERISTICS

Universe: Occupied housing units

Reference tables: B25002 B25049 B25053 B25043

Occupied housing units1,1581,121,943
Lacking complete plumbing facilities60.54,4700.4
Lacking complete kitchen facilities40.311,5661.0
No telephone service available312.730,5992.7
H8. OCCUPANTS PER ROOM

Universe: Occupied housing units

Reference tables: B25002 B25014

Occupied housing units1,1581,121,943
1.00 or less1,15099.31,098,29897.9
1.01 to 1.5080.716,7551.5
1.51 or more-6,8900.6
H9. HOME VALUES

Universe: Owner-occupied units

Reference tables: B25075 B25077 B25082 B25003

Owner-occupied units944745,441
Less than $50,00048651.594,82612.7
$50,000 to $99,99928229.9165,47222.2
$100,000 to $149,999707.4142,08419.1
$150,000 to $199,999212.2126,89717.0
$200,000 to $299,999545.7122,62216.4
$300,000 to $499,999111.269,0479.3
$500,000 to $999,999151.620,1342.7
$1,000,000 or more-3,1590.4
$2,000,000 or more50.51,2000.2
Median home value$48,300$139,200
Average home value$97,216$172,392
H10. SELECTED MONTHLY OWNER COSTS

Universe: Owner-occupied units

Reference tables: B25087 B25088 B25091

Owner-occupied units944745,441
Housing units with a mortgage27328.9447,55160.0
Owner costs 30% or more of HH income7828.695,61021.4
Median owner costs$960$1,310
Housing units without a mortgage67171.1297,89040.0
Nonmortgage owner costs 30% or more of HH income8212.234,52411.6
Median owner costs$378$476
H11. GROSS RENT

Universe: Renter-occupied units

Reference tables: B25063 B25064 B25065 B25070

Renter-occupied units214376,502
Paying cash rent17782.7354,78294.2
Paying no cash rent3717.321,7205.8
Median rent$491$801
Average gross rent$527$866
Gross rent 30% or more of HH income6630.8153,14040.7
Gross rent of $750 or more3616.8198,39052.7