Ellsworth County, KS

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2020 Population
6,176
0.883% 1-year decline
US Senator
Jerry Moran
Republican Party
US Senator
Roger Marshall
Republican Party
2020 Median Age
43.6
3.56% 1-year increase
2020 Poverty Rate
8.57%
7.69% 1-year decrease
2020 Median Household Income
$56,306
2.56% 1-year growth
2020 Median Property Value
$110,100
10.8% 1-year growth

About

In 2020, Ellsworth County, KS had a population of 6.18k people with a median age of 43.6 and a median household income of $56,306. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Ellsworth County, KS declined from 6,231 to 6,176, a −0.883% decrease and its median household income grew from $54,902 to $56,306, a 2.56% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Ellsworth County, KS are White (Non-Hispanic) (85.4%), White (Hispanic) (5.41%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (3.22%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (2.88%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (1.1%).

None of the households in Ellsworth County, 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.

98.6% of the residents in Ellsworth County, KS are U.S. citizens.

In 2020, the median property value in Ellsworth County, KS was $110,100, and the homeownership rate was 79.4%.

Most people in Ellsworth County, KS drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 19 minutes. The average car ownership in Ellsworth County, KS was 2 cars per household.

geosearchPopulation & Diversity

Ellsworth County, KS is home to a population of 6.18k people, from which 98.6% are citizens. As of 2020, 1.85% of Ellsworth County, KS residents were born outside of the country (114 people).

In 2020, there were 15.8 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (5.28k people) in Ellsworth County, KS than any other race or ethnicity. There were 334 White (Hispanic) and 199 Two+ (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Citizenship

98.6%
2020 Citizenship
98.6%
2019 Citizenship

As of 2020, 98.6% of Ellsworth County, KS residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.4%. In 2019, the percentage of US citizens in Ellsworth County, KS was 98.6%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been increasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Ellsworth County, KS
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    5.28k ± 12
  2. White (Hispanic)
    334 ± 40
  3. Two+ (Non-Hispanic)
    199 ± 73.9
6.36%
Hispanic Population
393 people

In 2020, there were 15.8 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (5.28k people) in Ellsworth County, KS than any other race or ethnicity. There were 334 White (Hispanic) and 199 Two+ (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

6.36% of the people in Ellsworth County, KS are hispanic (393 people).

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Foreign-Born Population

1.85%
2020 Foreign-Born Population
114 people
1.97%
2019 Foreign-Born Population
123 people

As of 2020, 1.85% of Ellsworth County, KS residents (114 people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.5%. In 2019, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Ellsworth County, KS was 1.97%, meaning that the rate has been decreasing.

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Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    242 ± 62
  2. Gulf War (2001-)
    68 ± 42
  3. Gulf War (1990s)
    35 ± 19

Ellsworth County, KS has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 3.56 times greater than any other conflict.

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The economy of Ellsworth County, KS employs 2.7k people. The largest industries in Ellsworth County, KS are Health Care & Social Assistance (477 people), Manufacturing (291 people), and Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting (243 people), and the highest paying industries are Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation ($48,750), Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting ($48,250), and Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting, & Mining ($48,194).

Occupations

2.7k
2020 Value
± 243
0.335%
1 Year growth
± 11.9%

From 2019 to 2020, employment in Ellsworth County, KS grew at a rate of 0.335%, from 2.69k employees to 2.7k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Ellsworth County, KS, are Management Occupations (405 people), Office & Administrative Support Occupations (302 people), and Production Occupations (237 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Ellsworth County, KS.

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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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Employment by Industries

2.7k
2020 Value
± 243
0.335%
1 Year growth
± 11.9%

From 2019 to 2020, employment in Ellsworth County, KS grew at a rate of 0.335%, from 2.69k employees to 2.7k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Ellsworth County, KS, are Health Care & Social Assistance (477 people), Manufacturing (291 people), and Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting (243 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Ellsworth County, KS, though some of these residents may live in Ellsworth County, KS and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Median Earnings by Industry

$46,025
Median earning men ± $2,620
$28,485
Median earning women ± $3,921

The industries with the best median earnings for men in 2020 are Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($72,500), Professional, Scientific, & Management, & Administrative & Waste Management Services ($54,688), and Other Services Except Public Administration ($53,021).

The industries with the best median earnings for women in 2020 are Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($46,339), Professional, Scientific, & Management, & Administrative & Waste Management Services ($45,078), and Wholesale Trade ($39,250).

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Employment by Industry Sector

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8.45%
Year-over-year growth
Employment change between May 2020 and May 2021

As of May 2021, there are 145M people employed in Kansas. This represents a 8.45% increase in employment when compared to May 2020.

The following chart shows monthly employment numbers for each industry sector in Kansas.

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Establishments by Size

The industries with the most establishments
  1. 56
    Finance & Insurance, and Real Estate, Rental & Leasing
  2. 38
    Educational Services, Health Care & Social Assistance
  3. 38
    Manufacturing

The visualization shows the distribution of establishments by industry and by size according to the number of employees.

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Domestic Production & Consumption

Domestic production and consumption consists of products and services shipped from Kansas to other states, or from other states to Kansas.
Top Domestic Production in Dollars
  1. $20.2B
  2. $16.7B
  3. $13.8B

In 2020, the top outbound Kansas product (by dollars) was Mixed freight with $20.2B, followed by Meat/seafood ($16.7B) and Live animals/fish ($13.8B).

The following chart shows the share of these products in relation to all outbound Kansas products.

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Domestic Trade Growth

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$229B
2020 Value in Kansas
$406B
Projected 2050 Value in Kansas
76.8% growth

In 2020, total outbound Kansas trade was $229B. This is expected to increase 76.8% to $406B by 2050.

The following chart shows how the domestic outbound Kansas trade is projected to change in comparison to its neighboring states.

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Interstate Trade

Interstate trade consists of products and services shipped from Kansas to other states, or from other states to Kansas.
Most Common Trade Partners
  1. $20.1B
  2. $14.7B
  3. $14.6B

In 2020, the top outbound Kansas domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was Missouri with $20.1B, followed by Nebraska with $14.7B and Texas and $14.6B.

The following map shows the amount of trade that Kansas shares with each state (excluding itself).

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In the 2020 presidential election, the popular vote in Ellsworth County, KS went to Donald J. Trump with 75.3% of the vote. The runner-up was Joseph R Biden Jr. (22.7%), followed by Jo Jorgensen (2%).

Jerry Moran and Roger Marshall are the senators currently representing the state of Kansas. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

Kansas is currently represented by 4 members in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

US Senators from Kansas

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Jerry Moran
Senator from Kansas3
Assumed office on January 3, 2011
Roger Marshall
Senator from Kansas2
Assumed office on January 3, 2021

Jerry Moran and Roger Marshall are the senators currently representing Kansas.

In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

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US Representatives from Kansas

Kansas is currently represented by 4 members in the U.S. house.

Members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms, and the following chart shows the how the members for Kansas have changed over time starting in 2008.

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Awarded Degrees over Time

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Educational Pyramid

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In 2020, 0.711% of men over 25 years of age had not completed any academic degree (no schooling), while 0.659% of women were in the same situation.

This visualization shows the gender distribution of the population according to the academic level reached.

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Educational Attainment

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Race

The most common educational levels obtained by the working population in 2020 were High School or Equivalent (593k), Some college (554k), and Bachelors Degree (440k).

This visualization illustrates the percentage distribution of the population according to the highest educational level reached. You can filter the data by race by using the selector above.

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The median property value in Ellsworth County, KS was $110,100 in 2020, which is 0.479 times smaller than the national average of $229,800. Between 2019 and 2020 the median property value increased from $99,400 to $110,100, a 10.8% increase. The homeownership rate in Ellsworth County, KS is 79.4%, which is approximately the same as the national average of 64.4%.

People in Ellsworth County, KS have an average commute time of 19 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Ellsworth County, KS is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Property

$110,100
Median Property Value 2020
±$12,808
$1,898
Median Property Taxes
±$183

The following chart display owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Ellsworth County, KS the largest share of households pay taxes in the $800 - $1,499 range.

The chart underneath the paragraph shows the property taxes in Ellsworth County, KS compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies.

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Rent vs Own

79.4%
Homeownership
2020
62.3%
Homeowners with Mortgage
2020

In 2020, 79.4% of the housing units in Ellsworth County, KS were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 76.8%.

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Income by Location

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Race/Ethnicity
Highest Median Household Income (Total)
  1. Census Tract 866
  2. Census Tract 867

The following map shows all of the tracts in Ellsworth County, KS colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Household Income

Please note that the buckets used in this visualization were not evenly distributed by ACS when publishing the data.
$56,306
Median Household Income
± $3,442
2.39k
Number of Households
± 215

In 2020, the median household income of the 2.39k households in Ellsworth County, KS grew to $56,306 from the previous year's value of $54,902.

The following chart displays the households in Ellsworth County, KS distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the $75k - $100k range.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Ellsworth County, KS is from Kansas.
0.457
2020 Wage GINI in Kansas
0.458
2019 Wage GINI in Kansas

In 2020, the income inequality in Kansas was 0.457 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.19% decline from 2019 to 2020, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even. The GINI for Kansas was lower than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Kansas in comparison to the national average.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2020
  1. Drove Alone (82.7%)
  2. Carpooled (7.59%)
  3. Worked At Home (6.95%)

In 2020, 82.7% of workers in Ellsworth County, KS drove alone to work, followed by those who carpooled to work (7.59%) and those who worked at home (6.95%).

The following chart shows the number of households using each mode of transportation over time, using a logarithmic scale on the y-axis to help better show variations in the smaller means of commuting.

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Commute Time

19 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Ellsworth County, KS have a shorter commute time (19 minutes) than the normal US worker (26.9 minutes). Additionally, 1.6% of the workforce in Ellsworth County, KS have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Ellsworth County, KS distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Ellsworth County, KS have 2 cars.

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Poverty & Diversity

8.57% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Ellsworth County, KS (452 out of 5.27k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is lower than the national average of 12.8%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 75+, followed by Females 25 - 34 and then Females 6 - 11.

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Ellsworth County, KS is White, followed by Two Or More and Hispanic.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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91.7% of the population of Ellsworth County, KS has health coverage, with 48% on employee plans, 8.69% on Medicaid, 17.1% on Medicare, 15.5% on non-group plans, and 2.36% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in Kansas was $7,651 in 2014. This is a 2.99% increase from the previous year ($7,429).

Primary care physicians in Ellsworth County, KS see 2065 patients per year on average, which represents a 30.5% increase from the previous year (1582 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 3051 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 3051 patients per year.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 49.9% were men and 50.1% were women.

Daily New Cases by Date

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This chart shows the number of COVID-19 daily new cases by date in Kansas, as a 7-day rolling average, compared with the four states with the most similar number of confirmed cases.

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Patient to Clinician Ratios

2,065 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Ellsworth County, KS

Primary care physicians in Ellsworth County, KS see an average of 2,065 patients per year. This represents a 30.5% increase from the previous year (1,582 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in Ellsworth County, KS in comparison to its neighboring geographies.

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Community Mobility

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This chart presents movement trends over time in the state of Kansas across different categories of places such as retail and recreation, groceries and pharmacies, parks, transit stations, workplaces, and residential.

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Health Care Diversity

In 2020, insured persons according to age ranges were distributed in 23.7% under 18 years, 14.9% between 18 and 34 years, 38.7% between 35 and 64 years, and 22.7% over 64 years.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 49.9% were men and 50.1% were women.

The following chart shows the number of people with health coverage by gender.

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Uninsured People

8.26%
Uninsured
48%
Employer Coverage
8.69%
Medicaid
17.1%
Medicare
15.5%
Non-Group
2.36%
Military or VA

Between 2019 and 2020, the percent of uninsured citizens in Ellsworth County, KS grew by 50% from 5.51% to 8.26%.

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Health Outcomes

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Health Behaviors

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In 2021, the percentage of the adult population (age 18 and older) that reports a body mass index (BMI) greater than or equal to 30 kg/m2 (age-adjusted) was 40.1% in Ellsworth County, KS.

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Clinical Care

Indicator

In 2021, the percentage of population under age 65 without health insurance was 9.38% in Ellsworth County, KS.

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