Stanton County, KS

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2019 Population
2,052
0.533% 1-year decline
US Senator
Jerry Moran
Republican Party
US Senator
Roger Marshall
Republican Party
2019 Median Age
35.3
10.9% 1-year decrease
2019 Poverty Rate
18.3%
24.9% 1-year increase
2019 Median Household Income
$52,054
11.4% 1-year growth
2019 Median Property Value
$92,600
16.2% 1-year growth
2019 Employed Population
917
11% 1-year decline

About

In 2019, Stanton County, KS had a population of 2.05k people with a median age of 35.3 and a median household income of $52,054. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Stanton County, KS declined from 2,063 to 2,052, a −0.533% decrease and its median household income grew from $46,726 to $52,054, a 11.4% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Stanton County, KS are White (Non-Hispanic) (57.7%), White (Hispanic) (39.5%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.61%), Two+ (Hispanic) (0.877%), and Other (Hispanic) (0.244%). 0% of the households in Stanton County, KS speak a non-English language at home as their primary language.

93.5% of the residents in Stanton County, KS are U.S. citizens.

In 2019, the median property value in Stanton County, KS was $92,600, and the homeownership rate was 74.4%. Most people in Stanton County, KS drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 9.51 minutes. The average car ownership in Stanton County, KS was 2 cars per household.

Diversity

Stanton County, KS is home to a population of 2.05k people, from which 93.5% are citizens. As of 2019, 11.5% of Stanton County, KS residents were born outside of the country (235 people).

In 2019, there were 1.46 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (1.18k people) in Stanton County, KS than any other race or ethnicity. There were 810 White (Hispanic) and 33 Two+ (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Race and Ethnicity

Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Stanton County, KS
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    1.18k ± 140
  2. White (Hispanic)
    810 ± 148
  3. Two+ (Non-Hispanic)
    33 ± 36.4
40.6%
Hispanic Population
833 people

In 2019, there were 1.46 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (1.18k people) in Stanton County, KS than any other race or ethnicity. There were 810 White (Hispanic) and 33 Two+ (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

40.6% of the people in Stanton County, KS are hispanic (833 people).

The following chart shows the 7 races represented in Stanton County, KS as a share of the total population.

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Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

11.5%
2019 Foreign-Born Population
235 people
12.7%
2018 Foreign-Born Population
261 people

As of 2019, 11.5% of Stanton County, KS residents (235 people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.7%. In 2018, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Stanton County, KS was 12.7%, meaning that the rate has been decreasing.

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Age by Nativity

30
Median Native-Born Age
± 8.9
39
Median Foreign-Born Age
± 7

In 2019, the median age of all people in Stanton County, KS was 35.3. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 30, were generally younger than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 39. But people in Stanton County, KS are getting getting younger. In 2018, the average age of all Stanton County, KS residents was 40.

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Global Diversity

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Most Common Origin
  1. Mexico
    84,130 ± 7,017 people
  2. India
    14,053 ± 2,903 people
  3. Vietnam
    10,675 ± 2,532 people

In 2019, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Kansas was Mexico, the natal country of 84,130 Kansas residents, followed by India with 14,053 and Vietnam with 10,675.

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Citizenship

93.5%
2019 Citizenship
91.7%
2018 Citizenship

As of 2019, 93.5% of Stanton County, KS residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.4%. In 2018, the percentage of US citizens in Stanton County, KS was 91.7%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been increasing.

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Korea
    16 ± 16
  2. Vietnam
    13 ± 21
  3. World War II
    4 ± 6

Stanton County, KS has a large population of military personnel who served in Korea, 1.23 times greater than any other conflict.

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COVID-19

Daily New Cases by Date

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Y-Axis

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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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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This chart shows weekly unemployment insurance claims in Kansas (not-seasonally adjusted) compared with the four states with the most similar impact.

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Employment by Industry Sector

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Y-Axis
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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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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Economy

Median household income in Stanton County, KS is $52,054. In 2019, the tract with the highest median household income in Stanton County, KS was Census Tract 9641 with a value of $52,054, followed by N/A and N/A, with respective values of N/A and N/A.

Males in Kansas have an average income that is 1.41 times higher than the average income of females, which is $45,721. The income inequality in Kansas (measured using the Gini index) is 0.458, which is lower than than the national average.

The economy of Stanton County, KS employs 917 people. The largest industries in Stanton County, KS are Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting (309 people), Wholesale Trade (101 people), and Educational Services (81 people), and the highest paying industries are Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($68,636), Finance & Insurance ($68,636), and Public Administration ($49,318).

Wages

Median Household Income

$52,054
2019 value
± $7,232
11.4%
1 Year Growth
± 16.4%

Households in Stanton County, KS have a median annual income of $52,054, which is less than the median annual income of $65,712 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $46,726 in 2018, which represents a 11.4% annual growth.

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Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

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$64,354
Average Male Salary in Kansas
± $1,958
$45,721
Average Female Salary in Kansas
± $1,400

In 2019, full-time male employees in Kansas made 1.41 times more than female employees.

This chart shows the gender-based wage disparity in the 5 most common occupations in Kansas by number of full-time employees.

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Wage by Race and Ethnicity in Common Jobs

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Highest Average Salaries by Race & Ethnicity in Kansas
  1. Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
    $56,139 ± $74,364
  2. Asian
    $52,393 ± $7,262
  3. White
    $49,769 ± $1,226

In 2019 the highest paid race/ethnicity of Kansas workers was Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander. These workers were paid 1.07 times more than Asian workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity in Kansas.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Stanton County, KS is from Kansas.
0.458
2019 Wage GINI in Kansas
0.46
2018 Wage GINI in Kansas

In 2019, the income inequality in Kansas was 0.458 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.47% decline from 2018 to 2019, 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.

This chart shows the number of workers in Kansas across various wage buckets compared to the national average.

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Income by Location

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Race/Ethnicity
Highest Median Household Income (Total)
  1. Census Tract 9641
  2. N/A
  3. N/A

In 2019, the tract with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Stanton County, KS was Census Tract 9641 with a value of $52,054, followed by N/A and N/A, with respective values of N/A and N/A.

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

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Poverty by Age and Gender

Females 12 - 14
Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

18.3% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Stanton County, KS (370 out of 2.02k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is higher than the national average of 12.3%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 12 - 14, followed by Females 45 - 54 and then Males < 5.

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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Poverty by Race and Ethnicity

Largest Race or Ethnicity Living in Poverty
  1. White
    350 ± 110
  2. Hispanic
    254 ± 100
  3. Two Or More
    18 ± 50

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

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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Occupations

Employment by Occupations

917
2019 Value
± 152
−11%
1 Year decline
± 25.7%

From 2018 to 2019, employment in Stanton County, KS declined at a rate of −11%, from 1.03k employees to 917 employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Stanton County, KS, are Management Occupations (217 people), Farming, Fishing, & Forestry Occupations (174 people), and Office & Administrative Support Occupations (98 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Stanton County, KS.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Stanton County, KS, by number of employees, are Management Occupations (217 people), Farming, Fishing, & Forestry Occupations (174 people), and Office & Administrative Support Occupations (98 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other counties, Stanton County, KS has an unusually high number of residents working as Farming, Fishing, & Forestry Occupations (29.2 times higher than expected), Management Occupations (2.33 times), and Material Moving Occupations (1.64 times).

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Stanton County, KS, by median earnings, are Production Occupations ($59,205), Computer, Engineering, & Science Occupations ($45,592), and Education Information, & Library Occupations ($45,156).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

917
2019 Value
± 152
−11%
1 Year decline
± 25.7%

From 2018 to 2019, employment in Stanton County, KS declined at a rate of −11%, from 1.03k employees to 917 employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Stanton County, KS, are Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting (309 people), Wholesale Trade (101 people), and Educational Services (81 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Stanton County, KS, though some of these residents may live in Stanton County, KS and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Most Common

The most common industries in Stanton County, KS, by number of employees, are Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting (309 people), Wholesale Trade (101 people), and Educational Services (81 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other counties, Stanton County, KS has an unusually high number of Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting (28.5 times higher than expected), Wholesale Trade (4.25 times), and Mining, Quarrying, & Oil & Gas Extraction (4.2 times) industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Stanton County, KS, by median earnings, are Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($68,636), Finance & Insurance ($68,636), and Public Administration ($49,318).

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Domestic Trade

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. $30.4B
  2. $30B
  3. $20.2B

In 2018, the top outbound Kansas product (by dollars) was Cereal grains with $30.4B, followed by Mixed freight ($30B) and Coal-n.e.c. ($20.2B).

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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$263B
2018 Value in Kansas
$404B
Projected 2045 Value in Kansas
53.5% growth

In 2018, total outbound Kansas trade was $263B. This is expected to increase 53.5% to $404B by 2045.

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. $25.9B
  2. $23.5B
  3. $17.9B

In 2018, the top outbound Kansas domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was Missouri with $25.9B, followed by Texas with $23.5B and Nebraska and $17.9B.

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

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Civics

In the 2016 presidential election, the popular vote in Stanton County, KS went to Donald J. Trump with 77.2% of the vote. The runner-up was Hillary Rodham Clinton (18.1%), followed by Other (4.71%). The most partisan county was Wallace County, KS with 90.4% of the vote going to Donald J. Trump running for the Republican Party.

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.

Presidential Popular Vote by County

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Showing data up to the 2016 election. Updated election results are currently being processed, and will be released in the coming months.
Donald J. Trump
Popular Vote for Stanton County, KS
77.2% for the Republican Party
Most Partisan Counties in Kansas
  1. 90.4% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)
  2. 87.1% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)
  3. 84.9% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)

In the 2016 presidential election, the most partisan county in Kansas was Wallace County, KS with 90.4% of the vote going to Donald J. Trump running for the Republican Party.

The following map shows the counties in Kansas colored by their party leaning.

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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.

The following chart shows elected senators in Kansas over time, excluding special elections, colored by their political party.

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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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Housing & Living

The median property value in Stanton County, KS was $92,600 in 2019, which is 0.385 times smaller than the national average of $240,500. Between 2018 and 2019 the median property value increased from $79,700 to $92,600, a 16.2% increase. The homeownership rate in Stanton County, KS is 74.4%, which is higher than the national average of 64.1%. People in Stanton County, KS have an average commute time of 9.51 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Stanton County, KS is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Housing

Property Value

$92,600
2019 Median
± $26,798
$79,700
2018 Median
± $30,412

In 2019, the median property value in Stanton County, KS grew to to $92,600 from the previous year's value of $79,700.

The following charts display, first, the property values in Stanton County, KS compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies and, second, owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property value buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Stanton County, KS the largest share of households have a property value in the $200k - $250k range.

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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.
$52,054
Median Household Income
± $7,232
733
Number of Households
± 119

In 2019, the median household income of the 733 households in Stanton County, KS grew to $52,054 from the previous year's value of $46,726.

The following chart displays the households in Stanton 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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Property Taxes

< $800
Average Range

This chart shows the households in Stanton County, KS distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Stanton County, KS the largest share of households pay taxes in the < $800 range.

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Rent vs Own

74.4%
2019 Homeownership
81.7%
2018 Homeownership

In 2019, 74.4% of the housing units in Stanton County, KS were occupied by their owner. This percentage declined from the previous year's rate of 81.7%.

This percentage of owner-occupation is higher than the national average of 64.1%. This chart shows the ownership percentage in Stanton County, KS compared it's parent and neighboring geographies.

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Commute Time

9.51 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Stanton County, KS have a shorter commute time (9.51 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.5 minutes). Additionally, 0% of the workforce in Stanton County, KS have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2019
  1. Drove Alone (72.4%)
  2. Carpooled (12%)
  3. Worked At Home (11.7%)

In 2019, 72.4% of workers in Stanton County, KS drove alone to work, followed by those who carpooled to work (12%) and those who worked at home (11.7%).

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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Transportation

Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

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

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Health

85.1% of the population of Stanton County, KS has health coverage, with 44% on employee plans, 14.9% on Medicaid, 13.6% on Medicare, 12.2% on non-group plans, and 0.346% 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).

Comparing across all counties in the state, Elk County has the highest prevalence of diabetes (22.5%). Additionally, Osage County has the highest prevalence of adult obesity (42.4%)

Behavioral Health Conditions

Data only available at the state level.
State with the Highest Prevalence
  1. 8.26% of the population affected
  2. 8.13% of the population affected
  3. 7.98% of the population affected

In 2016, West Virginia had the highest prevalence of adults with major depressive episode, with 8.26% of the population affected. The second highest is Arkansas (8.13%), followed by New Hampshire (7.98%).

The following map shows the percent of individuals with major depressive episode by state over multiple years.

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Access and Quality

Data only available at state level.
Most prevalent states
  1. 19.2% of adults
  2. 17.9% of adults
  3. 17.6% of adults

In 2016, Mississippi had the highest prevalence of adults who haven't seen a doctor in the past 12 months due to cost, at 19.2%. It is followed by Texas (17.9%) and Louisiana (17.6%).

The following map shows the prevalence of adults who haven't seen a doctor in the past 12 months due to cost by state over multiple years.

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Health Care Spending

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$7,651
Total Per Capita Spending on Personal Health Care in Kansas
$4,855
Per Enrollee Private Health Insurance Spending on Personal Health Care
$6,736
Per Enrollee Medicaid Spending on Personal Health Care
$10,126
Per Enrollee Medicare Spending on Personal Health Care

Between 2013 and 2014, all personal health care spending per capita in Kansas (including private, Medicare, and Medicaid) grew 2.99%, from $7,429 to $7,651.

The following chart shows how this spending changed over time in comparison to Medicaid, Medicare, and private insurance spending, per enrollee.

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Health Care Coverage

14.9%
Uninsured
44%
Employer Coverage
14.9%
Medicaid
13.6%
Medicare
12.2%
Non-Group
0.346%
Military or VA

Between 2018 and 2019, the percent of uninsured citizens in Stanton County, KS grew by 32.1% from 11.3% to 14.9%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Stanton County, KS changed over time compared with the percent of individuals enrolled in various types of health insurance.

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Health Risks

Data available at the county level.
Most at risk counties
  1. 22.5% prevalence
  2. 20.7% prevalence
  3. 19% prevalence

Elk County has the highest prevalence of diabetes in Kansas, at 22.5%.

The following map shows the prevalence of diabetes in Kansas by county over multiple years.

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