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

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Ellis County, Kansas (05000US20051)

Kansas (04000US20)

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Demographic

SubjectEllis County, KansasKansas
NumberPercentNumberPercent
D1. AGE

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: B01001 B16001 B09020

Total population28,8772,903,820
Under 5 years1,8866.5196,8266.8
5 to 9 years1,8506.4204,1937.0
10 to 14 years1,5085.2198,6526.8
15 to 19 years2,1517.4200,1206.9
20 to 24 years4,26114.8217,2887.5
25 to 34 years3,88113.4383,98413.2
35 to 44 years2,8089.7348,34712.0
45 to 54 years3,01610.4360,92512.4
55 to 59 years1,6045.6193,0736.6
60 to 64 years1,8106.3174,1396.0
65 to 74 years2,1187.3235,8418.1
75 to 84 years1,4675.1128,3884.4
85 years and over5171.862,0442.1
Median age in years32.036.3
5 years and over-2,706,99493.2
15 years and over23,63381.82,304,14979.3
Under 18 years of age6,22021.5718,27424.7
18 years and over22,65778.52,185,54675.3
21 years and over20,58571.32,059,14570.9
25 years and over17,22159.61,886,74165.0
62 years and over5,10517.7527,87018.2
65 years and over4,10214.2426,27314.7
D2. AGE AND SEX

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: B01001 B05003

Total population28,8772,903,820
Male14,46950.11,445,98049.8
18 years old and over11,23477.61,078,90174.6
65 years old and over1,81912.6188,90113.1
Female14,40849.91,457,84050.2
18 years old and over11,42379.31,106,64575.9
65 years old and over2,28315.8237,37216.3
D3. RACE

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: B01001 B02001 B02008 B02009 B02010 B02011 B02012 B02013

Total population28,8772,903,820
One race28,22497.72,805,40596.6
White alone27,35494.72,465,51884.9
Black or African American2690.9168,4705.8
American Indian and Alaska Native530.223,5030.8
Asian4041.480,7382.8
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander250.11,9230.1
Some other race1190.465,2532.2
Two or more races6532.398,4153.4
White (alone or in combination)27,80596.32,556,13588.0
Black (alone or in combination)6882.4211,3697.3
American Indian (alone or in combination)2580.961,4312.1
Asian (alone or in combination)4951.799,6963.4
Native Hawaiian (alone or in combination)2310.85,3290.2
Some other race (alone or in combination)1800.675,6662.6
D4. HISPANIC OR LATINO (ANY RACE)

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: B03002

Total population28,8772,903,820
Hispanic or Latino of any race1,6095.6334,86011.5
Not Hispanic or Latino27,26894.42,568,96088.5
White alone26,04190.22,220,25676.5
Black or African American alone2690.9163,4905.6
American Indian and Alaska Native alone530.219,2410.7
Asian alone4041.480,1422.8
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone250.11,6850.1

Economic

SubjectEllis 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 households11,6471,121,943
Less than $10,0009378.068,4956.1
$10,000 to $14,9996665.751,1624.6
$15,000 to $24,9991,40712.1109,6439.8
$25,000 to $34,9991,38911.9117,21210.4
$35,000 to $49,9991,45212.5159,62614.2
$50,000 to $74,9992,22519.1215,46519.2
$75,000 to $99,9991,32111.3144,50312.9
$100,000 to $149,9991,45212.5153,83113.7
$150,000 to $199,9994273.752,8614.7
$200,000 or more3713.249,1454.4
With earnings9,42880.9893,05879.6
With social security3,37829.0332,44229.6
With retirement income1,73714.9191,69917.1
With supplemental security income2502.146,6934.2
With cash public assistance income1471.320,1671.8
With food stamp benefits in the past 12 months7356.396,7338.6
Median household income$49,562$55,477
Mean household income$70,088$74,633
Mean household earnings$66,611$74,832
Mean household social security income$17,891$19,335
Mean household retirement income$16,480$21,291
Mean household supplemental security income$9,948$9,365
Mean household cash public assistance income$3,808$2,852
E2. FAMILY INCOME AND BENEFITS

Universe: Family households

Reference tables: B19101 B19113 B19127

Family households6,52956.1735,10665.5
Less than $10,0002243.423,8023.2
$10,000 to $14,9991943.017,7302.4
$15,000 to $24,9993735.744,4256.0
$25,000 to $34,9994376.760,0368.2
$35,000 to $49,99981912.594,93412.9
$50,000 to $74,9991,34720.6151,25720.6
$75,000 to $99,9991,18718.2116,90715.9
$100,000 to $149,9991,30019.9133,69818.2
$150,000 to $199,9993675.647,6426.5
$200,000 or more2814.344,6756.1
Median family income$73,107$70,711
Mean family income$86,672$89,979
E3. OTHER INCOME MEASURES

Universe: Various

Reference tables: B19301 B11001 B19202 B19214 B19325 B20017

Per-capita income$29,339$29,600
Nonfamily households5,11843.9386,83734.5
Median nonfamily income$27,226$31,524
Mean nonfamily income$45,610$42,745
All full-time workers10,7601,031,686
All male full-time workers6,08356.5603,39158.5
All female full-time workers4,67743.5428,29541.5
Median earnings for workers$26,124$31,401
Median earnings for male full-time, year-round workers$42,725$48,614
Median earnings for female full-time, year-round workers$34,409$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 determined27,6992,820,265
Persons below poverty4,63116.7361,28512.8
Poverty ratio under 0.52,3408.4156,5145.5
Poverty ratio in 0.5 to 0.992,2918.3204,7717.3
Poverty ratio in 1 to 24,95917.9513,71018.2
Poverty ratio in 2 and over18,10965.41,945,27069.0
Persons under 18 for whom poverty status is determined6,197707,512
Persons under 18 in poverty82513.3116,13616.4
Persons aged 18 to 64 for whom poverty status is determined17,5901,705,161
Persons aged 18 to 64 in poverty3,45919.7214,01312.6
Persons over 65 for whom poverty status is determined3,912407,592
Persons over 65 in poverty3478.931,1367.6
Persons in families for whom poverty status is determined19,3782,281,871
Unrelated individuals for whom poverty status is determined8,321538,394
Persons in families in poverty1,4927.7218,2739.6
Family households in poverty5398.362,7608.5
Unrelated persons in poverty 15 years and over3,13937.7143,01226.6
E5. EMPLOYMENT STATUS

Universe: Population 16 years and over

Reference tables: B23025 B23001

Population 16 years and over23,2652,264,633
In labor force16,31770.11,509,48466.7
Civilian labor force16,31770.11,491,05465.8
Employed civilians15,86297.21,420,04595.2
Unemployed civilians4552.871,0094.8
In military-18,4300.8
Not in labor force6,94829.9755,14933.3
Females 16 years and over11,77050.61,145,39850.6
Females in labor force7,84933.7702,64931.0
Females in civilian labor force7,84933.7701,26731.0
Employed females7,59996.8668,79995.4
E6. CHILDREN WITH ALL PARENTS WORKING

Universe: Own children under 18 years in families and subfamilies

Reference tables: B23008

(Own) children under 62,138231,511
All parents working1,67878.5154,87166.9
(Own) children aged 6 to 173,908455,515
All parents working3,19481.7341,95075.1
E7. COMMUTING TO WORK

Universe: Workers 16 years and over

Reference tables: B08301 B08013 B08302

Workers 16 years and over15,6661,414,974
Workers 16+ who commute to work15,10496.41,353,92195.7
Car, truck, or van; drove alone13,56186.61,165,39182.4
Car, truck, or van; carpooled9586.1127,9409.0
Public transportation (excluding taxicab)340.26,8290.5
Walked to work5033.233,7052.4
Other means of commuting480.320,0561.4
Worked at home5623.661,0534.3
Mean travel time to work in minutes12.819.2
E8. WORKERS BY OCCUPATION

Universe: Civilian employed population 16 years and over

Reference tables: C24010

Civilian employed population 16 years and over15,8621,420,045
Management, business, science, and arts occupations5,25233.1538,24937.9
Service occupations3,16520.0234,29116.5
Sales and office occupations4,09325.8318,41722.4
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations1260.812,9980.9
Construction, extraction, installation, maintenance, and repair occupations1,58110.0124,4098.8
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations1,64510.4191,68113.5
E9. WORKERS BY INDUSTRY

Universe: Civilian employed population 16 years and over

Reference tables: C24030

Civilian employed population 16 years and over15,8621,420,045
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining8965.647,8633.4
Construction8695.589,8486.3
Manufacturing1,0836.8179,46712.6
Wholesale trade4813.039,9222.8
Retail trade1,76511.1153,34710.8
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities6744.267,5084.8
Information5093.228,8272.0
Finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing6394.086,9056.1
Professional, scientific, management, and administrative1,0476.6133,0819.4
Educational services, and health care and social assistance4,96831.3351,80624.8
Arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services1,5069.5114,8908.1
Other services, except public administration6734.263,4514.5
Public administration7524.763,1304.4
E10. CLASS OF WORKER

Universe: Civilian employed population 16 years and over

Reference tables: B24080

Civilian employed population 16 years and over15,8621,420,045
Private wage and salary workers11,43972.11,111,72778.3
Government workers3,30720.8220,12415.5
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business1,0806.885,4736.0
Unpaid family workers360.22,7210.2
E11. INSURANCE COVERAGE

Universe: Civilian noninstitutionalized population

Reference tables: B18135

Civilian noninstitutionalized persons28,6552,843,739
Under 65 years of age24,74386.32,436,14785.7
Without insurance coverage1,9157.7272,72311.2
With public insurance3,49114.1412,01416.9
With private insurance20,32682.11,839,93975.5
Under 19 years of age6,71723.4757,80126.6
Without insurance coverage1021.541,2035.4

Social

SubjectEllis County, KansasKansas
NumberPercentNumberPercent
S1. HOUSEHOLDS BY TYPE

Universe: Total households

Reference tables: B11001 B11003 B11005 B11010 B11007 B11002 B19001

Total households11,6471,121,943
Family households6,52956.1735,10665.5
With own children under 18 years2,60422.4330,76129.5
Married-couple families5,07243.5572,69751.0
With own children under 18 years1,77715.3233,76920.8
Male householder, no wife present4533.949,5914.4
With own children under 18 years2972.627,7252.5
Female householder, no husband present1,0048.6112,81810.1
With own children under 18 years5304.669,2676.2
Nonfamily households5,11843.9386,83734.5
Householder living alone3,86875.6322,25683.3
65 years and over living alone1,39027.2121,99531.5
Households with one or more people under 18 years2,84324.4360,41532.1
Households with one or more people 65 years and over2,84224.4295,84126.4
Average household size2.382.52
Average family size2.973.10
S2. PERSONS BY HOUSEHOLD TYPE / GROUP QUARTERS

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: B09019

Total population28,8772,903,820
Household population27,68095.92,823,48097.2
Living in family households20,11872.72,339,68682.9
Living in nonfamily households7,56227.3483,79417.1
Living alone3,86875.6322,25683.3
Living in group quarters1,1974.180,3402.8
S3. RELATIONSHIP

Universe: Household population

Reference tables: B09019 B19001

Household population27,68095.92,823,48097.2
Householder11,64742.11,121,94339.7
Spouse5,07018.3571,92820.3
Child6,69324.2842,73229.8
Other relatives1,0863.9132,1054.7
Nonrelatives3,18411.5154,7725.5
Unmarried partner8873.262,6052.2
Unmarried-partner HHs per 10007656
S4. MARITAL STATUS

Universe: Population 15 years and over

Reference tables: B12001

Persons 15 years and over23,6332,304,149
Never married9,31939.4668,98429.0
Now married, except separated10,57344.71,208,96252.5
Separated1900.830,6261.3
Widowed1,3675.8137,1866.0
Divorced, and not currently married2,1849.2258,39111.2
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 old7,324662,453
Unmarried women 15 to 50 years old4,71364.4337,17150.9
Women 15 to 50 years old who had a birth in the past 12 months2173.039,4145.9
Unmarried women who gave birth8639.611,47629.1
Women 15 to 19 years of age115.11,6874.3
Women 20 to 34 years of age17580.631,28579.4
Women 35 to 50 years of age3114.36,44216.3
Per 1,000 unmarried women1834
Per 1,000 women 15 to 50 years old3059
Per 1,000 women 15 to 19 years old1017
Per 1,000 women 20 to 34 years old45108
Per 1,000 women 35 to 50 years old1323
S6. GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS

Universe: Population 30 years and over

Reference tables: B10050

Grandparents living with own grandchildren under 18 years27647,247
Grandparents responsible for grandchildren12946.720,81644.1
Less than 1 year118.54,70222.6
1 or 2 years-4,49621.6
3 or 4 years5542.63,31215.9
5 or more years6348.88,30639.9
S7. SCHOOL ENROLLMENT

Universe: Population 3 years and over

Reference tables: B14002

Population 3 years and over27,7752,786,509
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school9,76735.2783,16028.1
In nursery school, preschool5415.551,1256.5
In kindergarten3954.041,3215.3
In elementary school, grades 1-82,54126.0317,55040.5
In high school, grades 9-121,33513.7159,43520.4
In college or graduate school4,95550.7213,72927.3
S8. EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT

Universe: Population 25 years and over

Reference tables: B15002 B15003

Population 25 years and over17,2211,886,741
Less than 9th grade3982.369,7703.7
9th to 12th grade, no diploma7694.5109,4435.8
High school graduate (includes equivalency)4,18424.3494,84926.2
Some college, no degree4,36625.4445,80423.6
Associates degree1,3778.0156,5298.3
Bachelors degree4,29725.0389,00720.6
Graduate or professional degree1,83010.6221,33911.7
High school graduate or higher16,05493.21,707,52890.5
Bachelor degree or higher6,12735.6610,34632.3
S9. VETERAN STATUS

Universe: Civilian population 18 years and over

Reference tables: B21001

Civilian population 18 years and over22,657100.02,167,11999.2
Civilian veterans1,5967.0185,2928.6
S10a. DISABLED BY AGE

Universe: Civilian noninstitutionalized population

Reference tables: B18135

Civilian noninstitutionalized persons28,6552,843,739
With a disability3,29011.5361,47912.7
Persons 18 and under6,71723.4757,80126.6
With a disability2093.132,7794.3
Persons 19 to 64 years18,02662.91,678,34659.0
With a disability1,6299.0182,14110.9
Persons 65 years and over3,91213.7407,59214.3
With a disability1,45237.1146,55936.0
S11. RESIDENCE 1 YEAR AGO

Universe: Population 1 year and over

Reference tables: B07204

Population 1 year and over28,5942,866,057
Same house21,73676.02,398,96383.7
Different house in the U.S.6,69023.4450,69815.7
Same county3,90058.3264,89958.8
Different county (any)2,79041.7185,79941.2
Different county (same state)1,87628.096,72021.5
Different state91413.789,07919.8
Lived abroad 1 year ago1680.616,3960.6
S12. PLACE OF BIRTH AND CITIZENSHIP STATUS

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: B01001 B05002

Total population28,8772,903,820
U.S. native28,01497.02,700,04093.0
Born in United States27,78099.22,675,24199.1
Born in state of current residence22,64881.51,712,31164.0
Born in different state than current residence5,13218.5962,93036.0
Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island areas, or born abroad to American parents2340.824,7990.9
Foreign born8633.0203,7807.0
Naturalized U.S. citizen29233.876,00337.3
Not a U.S. citizen57166.2127,77762.7
S13. YEAR OF ENTRY

Universe: Population born outside the United States

Reference tables: B05005

Population born outside the United States1,0973.8228,5797.9
Native, born outside U.S.23421.324,79910.8
Entered U.S. 2000 or later370158.139,405158.9
Entered U.S. before 200011649.617,71871.4
Foreign born8633.0203,7807.0
Entered U.S. 2000 or later60470.0105,49951.8
Entered U.S. before 200025930.098,28148.2
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 sea8633.0203,7807.0
Europe10812.514,8087.3
Asia48656.363,15231.0
Africa748.611,9585.9
Oceania252.91,0980.5
South and Central America (includes Mexico)16719.4109,59053.8
Northern America30.33,1741.6
S15. LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME

Universe: Population 5 years and over

Reference tables: B06007

Population 5 years and over-2,706,99493.2
English only25,2392,396,12388.5
Language other than English1,752310,87111.5
Speaks English less than "very well"61835.3122,55839.4
Speak Spanish785205,7107.6
Speaks English less than "very well"21126.983,32040.5
S16. COMPUTER OWNERSHIP AND INTERNET USE

Universe: Total households

Reference tables: B28003

Total households11,6471,121,943
Households with no computer1,38211.9147,02713.1
Households with a computer10,26588.1974,91686.9
With a dial-up internet subscription alone280.36,6270.7
With a broadband internet subscription9,25990.2862,64188.5
No internet subscription9789.5105,64810.8

Housing

SubjectEllis County, KansasKansas
NumberPercentNumberPercent
H1. HOUSING OCCUPANCY AND TENURE

Universe: Housing units

Reference tables: B25002 B25003 B25008 B25004 B25033

Total housing units13,1511,259,647
Occupied housing units11,64788.61,121,94389.1
Owner-occupied7,21461.9745,44166.4
Renter-occupied4,43338.1376,50233.6
Average household size of owner-occupied unit2.522.62
Average household size of renter-occupied unit2.152.31
Vacant housing units1,50411.4137,70410.9
For sale19112.713,81210.0
For rent34222.731,71023.0
For seasonal, recreational, or occasional use25817.215,00010.9
Total owner units7,405759,253
Homeowner vacancy rate2.61.8
Total rental units4,775408,212
Rental vacancy rate7.27.8
People living in owned homes18,15462.91,953,60567.3
People living in rental homes9,52633.0869,87530.0
H2. UNITS IN STRUCTURE

Universe: Housing units

Reference tables: B25024 B25002

Total housing units13,1511,259,647
Single-family units9,51472.3973,34977.3
Single unit, detached9,18196.5915,99294.1
Single unit, attached3333.557,3575.9
Duplexes6224.731,8102.5
3 or 4 units7815.944,1633.5
5 to 9 units8486.448,3273.8
10 to 19 units4813.746,4473.7
20 or more units3862.957,7754.6
Mobile home5193.957,1374.5
Boat, RV, van, etc.-6390.1
Mobile homes per 1000 HUs3945
H3. YEAR STRUCTURE BUILT

Universe: Housing units

Reference tables: B25034

Total housing units13,1511,259,647
Built 2010 or later2301.733,7072.7
Built 2000 to 20091,2509.5147,13611.7
Built 1990 to 19991,31710.0162,28812.9
Built 1980 to 19891,60312.2146,33511.6
Built 1970 to 19792,60719.8192,22715.3
Built 1960 to 19691,59112.1131,62410.4
Built 1950 to 19591,77513.5162,66112.9
Built 1940 to 19498806.772,9035.8
Built 1939 or earlier1,89814.4210,76616.7
H4. YEAR HOUSEHOLDER MOVED INTO UNIT

Universe: Occupied housing units

Reference tables: B25038

Occupied housing units11,6471,121,943
Moved in 2010 or later5,27145.3489,24143.6
Moved in 2000 to 20092,54221.8315,96228.2
Moved in 1990 to 19991,60113.7156,29113.9
Moved in 1980 to 19891,0879.377,6666.9
Moved in 1979 or earlier1,1469.882,7837.4
H5. VEHICLES AVAILABLE

Universe: Occupied housing units

Reference tables: B25044

Occupied housing units11,6471,121,943
No vehicles available6095.260,9565.4
1 vehicle available3,38329.0337,70530.1
2 vehicles available4,82541.4442,61739.5
3 or more vehicles available2,83024.3280,66525.0
H6. HOUSE HEATING FUEL

Universe: Occupied housing units

Reference tables: B25040

Occupied housing units11,6471,121,943
Utility gas7,63265.5740,49466.0
Bottled, tank, or LP gas7376.385,5707.6
Electricity3,00725.8266,59423.8
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.11,4080.1
Coal or coke-174
Wood950.819,5751.7
Solar energy-282
Other fuel960.84,7010.4
No fuel used790.73,1450.3
H7. SELECTED CHARACTERISTICS

Universe: Occupied housing units

Reference tables: B25002 B25049 B25053 B25043

Occupied housing units11,6471,121,943
Lacking complete plumbing facilities820.74,4700.4
Lacking complete kitchen facilities1221.011,5661.0
No telephone service available3583.130,5992.7
H8. OCCUPANTS PER ROOM

Universe: Occupied housing units

Reference tables: B25002 B25014

Occupied housing units11,6471,121,943
1.00 or less11,55299.21,098,29897.9
1.01 to 1.50690.616,7551.5
1.51 or more260.26,8900.6
H9. HOME VALUES

Universe: Owner-occupied units

Reference tables: B25075 B25077 B25082 B25003

Owner-occupied units7,214745,441
Less than $50,0005788.094,82612.7
$50,000 to $99,9991,13315.7165,47222.2
$100,000 to $149,9991,48020.5142,08419.1
$150,000 to $199,9991,75624.3126,89717.0
$200,000 to $299,9991,55521.6122,62216.4
$300,000 to $499,9995437.569,0479.3
$500,000 to $999,9991061.520,1342.7
$1,000,000 or more590.83,1590.4
$2,000,000 or more40.11,2000.2
Median home value$159,400$139,200
Average home value$175,933$172,392
H10. SELECTED MONTHLY OWNER COSTS

Universe: Owner-occupied units

Reference tables: B25087 B25088 B25091

Owner-occupied units7,214745,441
Housing units with a mortgage3,95254.8447,55160.0
Owner costs 30% or more of HH income71318.095,61021.4
Median owner costs$1,290$1,310
Housing units without a mortgage3,26245.2297,89040.0
Nonmortgage owner costs 30% or more of HH income41912.834,52411.6
Median owner costs$484$476
H11. GROSS RENT

Universe: Renter-occupied units

Reference tables: B25063 B25064 B25065 B25070

Renter-occupied units4,433376,502
Paying cash rent4,16794.0354,78294.2
Paying no cash rent2666.021,7205.8
Median rent$677$801
Average gross rent$712$866
Gross rent 30% or more of HH income2,09447.2153,14040.7
Gross rent of $750 or more1,62936.7198,39052.7