In 2020, Wichita, KS had a population of 391k people with a median age of 34.8 and a median household income of $53,466. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Wichita, KS grew from 389,877 to 390,566, a 0.177% increase and its median household income grew from $52,620 to $53,466, a 1.61% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Wichita, KS are White (Non-Hispanic) (63%), White (Hispanic) (11.6%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (10.7%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (4.96%), and Other (Hispanic) (3.85%).
None of the households in Wichita, 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.
94.5% of the residents in Wichita, KS are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Wichita, KS are Wichita State University (3,502 degrees awarded in 2020), Wichita State University-Campus of Applied Sciences and Technology (1,872 degrees), and Friends University (551 degrees).
In 2020, the median property value in Wichita, KS was $138,100, and the homeownership rate was 58%.
Most people in Wichita, KS drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 18.8 minutes. The average car ownership in Wichita, KS was 2 cars per household.