In 2020, Atchison County, KS had a population of 16.2k people with a median age of 37.1 and a median household income of $50,683. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Atchison County, KS declined from 16,268 to 16,210, a −0.357% decrease and its median household income grew from $50,439 to $50,683, a 0.484% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Atchison County, KS are White (Non-Hispanic) (88%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (5.05%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (3.04%), Two+ (Hispanic) (1.14%), and White (Hispanic) (1.02%).
None of the households in Atchison County, KS reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
99.5% of the residents in Atchison County, KS are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Atchison County, KS are Benedictine College (574 degrees awarded in 2020).
In 2020, the median property value in Atchison County, KS was $108,700, and the homeownership rate was 71.4%. Most people in Atchison County, KS drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 19.9 minutes. The average car ownership in Atchison County, KS was 2 cars per household.