In 2018, Wichita, KS had a population of 389k people with a median age of 35.3 and a median household income of $51,051. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Wichita, KS declined from 390,599 to 389,259, a -0.343% decrease and its median household income grew from $50,504 to $51,051, a 1.08% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Wichita, KS are White (Non-Hispanic) (62.3%), White (Hispanic) (11.1%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (11%), Other (Hispanic) (5.29%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (4.47%). 0% of the people in Wichita, KS speak a non-English language, and 93.6% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Wichita, 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 Wichita, KS was $139,800, and the homeownership rate was 59.8%. Most people in Wichita, KS drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 18.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Wichita, KS was 2 cars per household.