In 2017, Atchison, KS had a population of 16.5k people with a median age of 35.9 and a median household income of $46,640. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Atchison, KS declined from 16,557 to 16,466, a -0.55% decrease and its median household income grew from $46,103 to $46,640, a 1.16% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Atchison, KS are White (Non-Hispanic) (88.4%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (4.79%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (3.1%), White (Hispanic) (2.2%), and American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) (0.407%). N/A% of the people in Atchison, KS speak a non-English language, and 99.4% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Atchison, KS are Benedictine College (516 degrees awarded in 2017).
The median property value in Atchison, KS is $92,900, and the homeownership rate is 70.1%. Most people in Atchison, KS commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 18.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Atchison, KS is 2 cars per household.