In 2019, Shawnee County, KS had a population of 178k people with a median age of 39.1 and a median household income of $56,762. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Shawnee County, KS declined from 178,284 to 177,852, a −0.242% decrease and its median household income grew from $55,199 to $56,762, a 2.83% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Shawnee County, KS are White (Non-Hispanic) (73.9%), White (Hispanic) (8.5%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (8.31%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.95%), and Other (Hispanic) (2.68%). 0% of the households in Shawnee County, KS speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 97.6% of the residents in Shawnee County, KS are U.S. citizens.
In 2019, the median property value in Shawnee County, KS was $132,500, and the homeownership rate was 64.4%. Most people in Shawnee County, KS drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 17.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Shawnee County, KS was 2 cars per household.