In 2019, Atchison, KS had a population of 10.6k people with a median age of 32.1 and a median household income of $46,465. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Atchison, KS declined from 10,675 to 10,598, a −0.721% decrease and its median household income grew from $43,604 to $46,465, a 6.56% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Atchison, KS are White (Non-Hispanic) (84.9%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (6.34%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (3.93%), White (Hispanic) (1.78%), and Two+ (Hispanic) (1.22%). 0% of the households in Atchison, KS speak a non-English language at home as their primary language.
99.6% of the residents in Atchison, KS are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Atchison, KS are Benedictine College (574 degrees awarded in 2020).
In 2019, the median property value in Atchison, KS was $89,900, and the homeownership rate was 61.6%. Most people in Atchison, KS drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 16.5 minutes. The average car ownership in Atchison, KS was 2 cars per household.