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Leavenworth County, Kansas

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Leavenworth County, Kansas
Population Estimates, July 1 2021, (V2021)
Population Estimates, July 1 2021, (V2021)
Population estimates base, April 1, 2020, (V2021)
Population, percent change - April 1, 2020 (estimates base) to July 1, 2021, (V2021)
Population, Census, April 1, 2020 81,881
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 76,227
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
Persons under 18 years, percent
Persons 65 years and over, percent
Female persons, percent
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
Asian alone, percent(a)
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
Two or More Races, percent
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2016-2020 9,155
Foreign born persons, percent, 2016-2020 2.8%
Housing units, July 1, 2021, (V2021) 31,591
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2016-2020 67.1%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2016-2020 $195,000
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2016-2020 $1,544
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2016-2020 $551
Median gross rent, 2016-2020 $991
Building permits, 2021 361
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2016-2020 27,645
Persons per household, 2016-2020 2.74
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2016-2020 77.8%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2016-2020 4.6%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2016-2020 93.9%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2016-2020 85.8%
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2016-2020 93.0%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2016-2020 33.5%
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2016-2020 8.8%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2016-2020 57.3%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2016-2020 59.3%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 92,310
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 347,855
Total transportation and warehousing receipts/revenue, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 30,310
Total retail sales, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 631,167
Total retail sales per capita, 2017(c) $7,767
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2016-2020 23.1
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2020 dollars), 2016-2020 $76,307
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2020 dollars), 2016-2020 $32,893
Persons in poverty, percent
Total employer establishments, 2020 1,244
Total employment, 2020 14,229
Total annual payroll, 2020 ($1,000) 612,529
Total employment, percent change, 2019-2020 -0.1%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2019 4,109
All employer firms, Reference year 2017 1,055
Men-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 528
Women-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 215
Minority-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 52
Nonminority-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 819
Veteran-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 91
Nonveteran-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 791
Population per square mile, 2020 176.7
Population per square mile, 2010 164.7
Land area in square miles, 2020 463.41
Land area in square miles, 2010 462.83
FIPS Code 20103
Value Notes

Estimates are not comparable to other geographic levels due to methodology differences that may exist between different data sources.

Some estimates presented here come from sample data, and thus have sampling errors that may render some apparent differences between geographies statistically indistinguishable. Click the Quick Info icon to the left of each row in TABLE view to learn about sampling error.

The vintage year (e.g., V2021) refers to the final year of the series (2020 thru 2021). Different vintage years of estimates are not comparable.

Users should exercise caution when comparing 2016-2020 ACS 5-year estimates to other ACS estimates. For more information, please visit the 2020 5-year ACS Comparison Guidance page.

Fact Notes Value Flags

QuickFacts data are derived from: Population Estimates, American Community Survey, Census of Population and Housing, Current Population Survey, Small Area Health Insurance Estimates, Small Area Income and Poverty Estimates, State and County Housing Unit Estimates, County Business Patterns, Nonemployer Statistics, Economic Census, Survey of Business Owners, Building Permits.

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