In 2018, Sedgwick County, KS had a population of 514k people with a median age of 35.7 and a median household income of $55,882. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Sedgwick County, KS declined from 513,687 to 513,607, a -0.0156% decrease and its median household income grew from $53,923 to $55,882, a 3.63% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Sedgwick County, KS are White (Non-Hispanic) (67.8%), White (Hispanic) (9.08%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (8.69%), Other (Hispanic) (4.37%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (3.86%). 0% of the households in Sedgwick County, KS speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 94.7% of the residents in Sedgwick County, KS are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Sedgwick County, KS are Wichita State University (3,342 degrees awarded in 2019), Wichita State University-Campus of Applied Sciences and Technology (2,291 degrees), and Friends University (564 degrees).
In 2018, the median property value in Sedgwick County, KS was $147,700, and the homeownership rate was 63.7%. Most people in Sedgwick County, KS drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 19.2 minutes. The average car ownership in Sedgwick County, KS was 2 cars per household.