In 2019, Barton County, KS had a population of 26.5k people with a median age of 39.9 and a median household income of $49,723. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Barton County, KS declined from 26,791 to 26,453, a −1.26% decrease and its median household income declined from $50,198 to $49,723, a −0.946% decrease.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Barton County, KS are White (Non-Hispanic) (81.5%), White (Hispanic) (12.4%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.35%), Other (Hispanic) (1.2%), and Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (1.05%). 0% of the households in Barton County, KS speak a non-English language at home as their primary language.
95.9% of the residents in Barton County, KS are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Barton County, KS are Barton County Community College (935 degrees awarded in 2019).
In 2019, the median property value in Barton County, KS was $93,300, and the homeownership rate was 70.3%. Most people in Barton County, KS drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 15.8 minutes. The average car ownership in Barton County, KS was 2 cars per household.