In 2018, East Central Kansas PUMA, KS had a population of 104k people with a median age of 41.2 and a median household income of $53,919. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of East Central Kansas PUMA, KS declined from 103,526 to 103,509, a -0.0164% decrease and its median household income grew from $51,339 to $53,919, a 5.03% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in East Central Kansas PUMA, KS are White (Non-Hispanic) (92%), White (Hispanic) (2.3%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.15%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (1.41%), and American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) (0.714%). 1.67% of the households in East Central Kansas PUMA, KS speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 99.5% of the residents in East Central Kansas PUMA, KS are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in East Central Kansas PUMA, KS are Fort Scott Community College (591 degrees awarded in 2019), Allen County Community College (521 degrees), and Ottawa University-Ottawa (132 degrees).
In 2018, the median property value in East Central Kansas PUMA, KS was $123,500, and the homeownership rate was 74.2%. Most people in East Central Kansas PUMA, KS drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 22.9 minutes. The average car ownership in East Central Kansas PUMA, KS was 2 cars per household.
East Central Kansas PUMA, KS borders Olathe, Gardner, Spring Hill & Edgerton Cities PUMA, KS, Blue Valley Region PUMA, KS, Lawrence City PUMA, KS, Shawnee (Outside Topeka City), Osage, Jackson, Brown & Wabaunsee Counties PUMA, KS, Emporia City PUMA, KS, Southeast Kansas PUMA, KS, Cass & Bates Counties PUMA, MO, and Lawrence, Henry, Vernon, Cedar, Barton, St. Clair & Dade Counties PUMA, MO.