In 2021, Colby, KS had a population of 5.43k people with a median age of 32.9 and a median household income of $59,292. Between 2020 and 2021 the population of Colby, KS grew from 5,426 to 5,434, a 0.147% increase and its median household income declined from $62,001 to $59,292, a −4.37% decrease.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Colby, KS are White (Non-Hispanic) (88.6%), White (Hispanic) (3.55%), Two+ (Hispanic) (2.54%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (1.64%), and Other (Hispanic) (1.32%).
None of the households in Colby, 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.
95.7% of the residents in Colby, KS are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Colby, KS are Colby Community College (398 degrees awarded in 2021).
In 2021, the median property value in Colby, KS was $133,300, and the homeownership rate was 62.2%.
Most people in Colby, KS drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 9.29 minutes. The average car ownership in Colby, KS was 2 cars per household.