Pawnee County, KS

County

Add Comparison
Population
6,709
0.989% 1-year decline
US Senator
Pat Roberts
Republican Party
US Senator
Jerry Moran
Republican Party
Median Age
45.7

Poverty Rate
8.7%

Median Household Income
$42,853
7.29% 1-year decline
Median Property Value
$75,300
0.397% 1-year decline
Number of Employees
2,595
7.29% 1-year decline

About

In 2018, Pawnee County, KS had a population of 6.71k people with a median age of 45.7 and a median household income of $42,853. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Pawnee County, KS declined from 6,776 to 6,709, a -0.989% decrease and its median household income declined from $46,224 to $42,853, a -7.29% decrease.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Pawnee County, KS are White (Non-Hispanic) (84.2%), White (Hispanic) (5.04%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (4.93%), Other (Hispanic) (2.36%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.21%). NaNk% of the people in Pawnee County, KS speak a non-English language, and 99.2% are U.S. citizens.

The median property value in Pawnee County, KS is $75,300, and the homeownership rate is 68.1%. Most people in Pawnee County, KS commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 11.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Pawnee County, KS is 2 cars per household.

COVID-19

Daily New Cases by Date

Showing data at the state level for Kansas. Hospitalization data for some states may be delayed or not reported.

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.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Impact on Employment

Data is only available at the state level. Showing data for Kansas.

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

The most recent data point uses Advance State Claims data, which can be revised in subsequent weeks.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Community Mobility

Data is only available at the state level. Showing data for Kansas.

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.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Civics

In the 2016 presidential election, the popular vote in Pawnee County, KS went to Donald J. Trump with 71.6% of the vote. The runner-up was Hillary Rodham Clinton (21.8%), followed by Other (6.69%). The most partisan county was Wallace County, KS with 90.4% of the vote going to Donald J. Trump running for the Republican Party.

Pat Roberts and Jerry Moran 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

Presidential voting results are only available at the county level. Showing data for the counties inside of Kansas.
Donald J. Trump
Popular Vote for Pawnee County, KS
71.6% 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.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

US Senators from Kansas

Senatorial voting results are only available at the state level. Showing data for Kansas.
Pat Roberts
Senator from Kansas2
Assumed office on January 3, 1997
Jerry Moran
Senator from Kansas3
Assumed office on January 3, 2011

Pat Roberts and Jerry Moran 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, colored by their political party.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

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.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Diversity

Pawnee County, KS is home to a population of 6.71k people, from which 99.2% are citizens. As of 2018, 1.4% of Pawnee County, KS residents were born outside of the country (94 people).

In 2018, there were 16.7 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (5.65k people) in Pawnee County, KS than any other race or ethnicity. There were 338 White (Hispanic) and 331 Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Race and Ethnicity

Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Pawnee County, KS
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    5.65k ± 15
  2. White (Hispanic)
    338 ± 123
  3. Black or African American (Non-Hispanic)
    331 ± 57
7.81%
Hispanic Population
524 people

In 2018, there were 16.7 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (5.65k people) in Pawnee County, KS than any other race or ethnicity. There were 338 White (Hispanic) and 331 Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

7.81% of the people in Pawnee County, KS are hispanic (524 people).

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

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

1.4%
2018 Foreign-Born Population
94 people
3.38%
2017 Foreign-Born Population
229 people

As of 2018, 1.4% of Pawnee County, KS residents (94 people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.7%. In 2017, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Pawnee County, KS was 3.38%, meaning that the rate has been decreasing.

The following chart shows the percentage of foreign-born residents in Pawnee County, KS compared to that of it's neighboring and parent geographies.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Age by Nativity

46
Median Native-Born Age
± 1.2
48
Median Foreign-Born Age
± 40.8

In 2018, the median age of all people in Pawnee County, KS was 45.7. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 46, were generally younger than than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 48. But people in Pawnee County, KS are getting getting older. In 2017, the average age of all Pawnee County, KS residents was 45.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Global Diversity

The PUMS dataset is not available at the County level, so we are showing data for Kansas.
Most Common Origin
  1. Mexico
    85,360 ± 7,067 people
  2. India
    11,676 ± 2,648 people
  3. Vietnam
    10,096 ± 2,463 people

In 2017, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Kansas was Mexico, the natal country of 85,360 Kansas residents, followed by India with 11,676 and Vietnam with 10,096.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Citizenship

99.2%
2018 Citizenship
98.5%
2017 Citizenship

As of 2018, 99.2% of Pawnee County, KS residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.2%. In 2017, the percentage of US citizens in Pawnee County, KS was 98.5%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been increasing.

The following chart shows US citizenship percentages in Pawnee County, KS compared to that of it's neighboring and parent geographies.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    226 ± 85
  2. Gulf War (2001-)
    98 ± 59
  3. Gulf War (1990s)
    68 ± 60

Pawnee County, KS has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 2.31 times greater than any other conflict.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Economy

Median household income in Pawnee County, KS is $42,853. In 2018, the tract with the highest Median Household Income in Pawnee County, KS was Census Tract 9703 with a value of $51,793, followed by Census Tract 9702 and N/A, with respective values of $40,456 and N/A.

Males in Kansas have an average income that is 1.4 times higher than the average income of females, which is $43,397. The income inequality in Kansas (measured using the Gini index) is 0.46, which is lower than than the national average.

The economy of Pawnee County, KS employs 2.6k people. The largest industries in Pawnee County, KS are Health Care & Social Assistance (748 people), Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting (262 people), and Retail Trade (224 people), and the highest paying industries are Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services ($96,750), Transportation & Warehousing ($60,656), and Transportation & Warehousing, & Utilities ($60,625).

Wages

Median Household Income

$42,853
2018 value
± $5,011
-7.29%
1 Year Growth
± 19.4%

Households in Pawnee County, KS have a median annual income of $42,853, which is less than the median annual income of $61,937 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $46,224 in 2017, which represents a -7.29% annual growth.

The following chart shows how the median household income in Pawnee County, KS compares to that of its neighboring and parent geographies.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

The PUMS dataset is not available at the County level, so we are showing data for Kansas.
$60,808
Average Male Salary in Kansas
± $1,876
$43,397
Average Female Salary in Kansas
± $1,361

In 2017, full-time male employees in Kansas made 1.4 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.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Wage by Race and Ethnicity in Common Jobs

The PUMS dataset is not available at the County level, so we are showing data for Kansas.
Highest Average Salaries by Race & Ethnicity in Kansas
  1. Asian
    $49,738 ± $7,478
  2. White
    $46,915 ± $1,173
  3. American Indian
    $42,999 ± $12,605

In 2017 the highest paid race/ethnicity of Kansas workers was Asian. These workers were paid 1.06 times more than White workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity in Kansas.

This chart shows the race- and ethnicity-based wage disparities in the 5 most common occupations in Kansas by number of full-time employees.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Pawnee County, KS is from Kansas.
0.46
2017 Wage GINI in Kansas
0.462
2016 Wage GINI in Kansas

In 2017, the income inequality in Kansas was 0.46 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.417% decline from 2016 to 2017, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even. The GINI for Kansas was lower than than the national average of 0.479. 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.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Income by Location

Use the dropdown to filter by race/ethnicity.
Highest Median Household Income (Total)
  1. Census Tract 9703
  2. Census Tract 9702
  3. N/A

In 2018, the tract with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Pawnee County, KS was Census Tract 9703 with a value of $51,793, followed by Census Tract 9702 and N/A, with respective values of $40,456 and N/A.

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

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Poverty by Age and Gender

Females 55 - 64
Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

8.7% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Pawnee County, KS (488 out of 5.61k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is lower than the national average of 13.1%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 55 - 64, followed by Males 18 - 24 and then Females 18 - 24.

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.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Poverty by Race and Ethnicity

Largest Race or Ethnicity Living in Poverty
  1. White
    445 ± 136
  2. Hispanic
    77 ± 98
  3. Black
    42 ± 90

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Pawnee County, KS is White, followed by Hispanic and Black.

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.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Occupations

Employment by Occupations

2.6k
2018 Value
± 346
-7.29%
1 Year decline
± 20.2%

From 2017 to 2018, employment in Pawnee County, KS declined at a rate of -7.29%, from 2.8k employees to 2.6k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Pawnee County, KS, are Management Occupations (346 people), Office & Administrative Support Occupations (272 people), and Transportation Occupations (202 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Pawnee County, KS.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Pawnee County, KS, by number of employees, are Management Occupations (346 people), Office & Administrative Support Occupations (272 people), and Transportation Occupations (202 people).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Most Specialized

Compared to other counties, Pawnee County, KS has an unusually high number of residents working as Life, Physical, & Social Science Occupations (3.47 times higher than expected), Farming, Fishing, & Forestry Occupations (2.81 times), and Health Technologists & Technicians (2.63 times).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Pawnee County, KS, by median earnings, are Legal Occupations ($130,066), Health Diagnosing & Treating Practitioners & Other Technical Occupations ($63,550), and Management Occupations ($60,300).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Industries

Employment by Industries

2.6k
2018 Value
± 346
-7.29%
1 Year decline
± 20.2%

From 2017 to 2018, employment in Pawnee County, KS declined at a rate of -7.29%, from 2.8k employees to 2.6k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Pawnee County, KS, are Health Care & Social Assistance (748 people), Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting (262 people), and Retail Trade (224 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Pawnee County, KS, though some of these residents may live in Pawnee County, KS and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Most Common

The most common industries in Pawnee County, KS, by number of employees, are Health Care & Social Assistance (748 people), Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting (262 people), and Retail Trade (224 people).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Most Specialized

Compared to other counties, Pawnee County, KS has an unusually high number of Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting (8.39 times higher than expected), Health Care & Social Assistance (2.08 times), and Mining, Quarrying, & Oil & Gas Extraction (1.91 times) industries.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Pawnee County, KS, by median earnings, are Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services ($96,750), Transportation & Warehousing ($60,656), and Transportation & Warehousing, & Utilities ($60,625).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

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. $27.8B
  2. $24.1B
  3. $22B

In 2015, the top outbound Kansas product (by dollars) was Mixed freight with $27.8B, followed by Cereal grains ($24.1B) and Coal-n.e.c. ($22B).

The following chart shows the share of these products in relation to all outbound Kansas products.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Domestic Trade Growth

Showing data for Kansas.
$245B
2015 Value in Kansas
$357B
Projected 2045 Value in Kansas
46.1% growth

In 2015, total outbound Kansas trade was $245B. This is expected to increase 46.1% to $357B by 2045.

The following chart shows how the domestic outbound Kansas trade is projected to change in comparison to its neighboring states.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

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. $18.4B
  3. $17.7B

In 2015, the top outbound Kansas domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was Missouri with $25.9B, followed by Texas with $18.4B and Nebraska and $17.7B.

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

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Housing & Living

The median property value in Pawnee County, KS was $75,300 in 2018, which is 0.328 times smaller than the national average of $229,700. Between 2017 and 2018 the median property value increased from $75,600 to $75,300, a 0.397% decrease. The homeownership rate in Pawnee County, KS is 68.1%, which is higher than the national average of 63.9%. People in Pawnee County, KS have an average commute time of 11.6 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in Pawnee County, KS is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Housing

Property Value

$75,300
2018 Median
± $7,123
$75,600
2017 Median
± $5,612

In 2018, the median property value in Pawnee County, KS declined from to $75,300 from the previous year's value of $75,600.

The following charts display, first, the property values in Pawnee 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 Pawnee County, KS the largest share of households have a property value in the N/A range.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Household Income

Please note that the buckets used in this visualization were not evenly distributed by ACS when publishing the data.
$42,853
Median Household Income
± $5,011
2.5k
Number of Households
± 324

In 2018, the median household income of the 2.5k households in Pawnee County, KS declined from $42,853 from the previous year's value of $46,224.

The following chart displays the households in Pawnee 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 $60k - $75k range.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Property Taxes

$800 - $1,499
Average Range

This chart shows the households in Pawnee County, KS distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Pawnee County, KS the largest share of households pay taxes in the $800 - $1,499 range.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Rent vs Own

68.1%
2018 Homeownership
70.5%
2017 Homeownership

In 2018, 68.1% of the housing units in Pawnee County, KS were occupied by their owner. This percentage declined from the previous year's rate of 70.5%.

This percentage of owner-occupation is higher than the national average of 63.9%. This chart shows the ownership percentage in Pawnee County, KS compared it's parent and neighboring geographies.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Commute Time

11.6 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Pawnee County, KS have a shorter commute time (11.6 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.3 minutes). Additionally, 0.365% of the workforce in Pawnee County, KS have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

The chart below shows how the median household income in Pawnee County, KS compares to that of it's neighboring and parent geographies.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Commuter Transportation

Most Common Method of Travel
  1. Drove Alone
    83.5%
  2. Carpooled
    6.54%
  3. Walked
    5.16%

In 2018, the most common method of travel for workers in Pawnee County, KS was Drove Alone (83.5%), followed by those who Carpooled (6.54%) and those who Walked (5.16%).

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.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Transportation

Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Pawnee County, KS distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Pawnee County, KS have 2 cars, followed by 1 car.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Health

89.2% of the population of Pawnee County, KS has health coverage, with 41% on employee plans, 10% on Medicaid, 21.1% on Medicare, 16.2% on non-group plans, and 0.887% 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).

Primary care physicians in Pawnee County, KS see 977 patients per year on average, which represents a 13.1% increase from the previous year (864 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 3372 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 161 patients per year.

Comparing across all counties in the state, Allen County has the highest prevalence of diabetes (14.5%). Additionally, Morris County has the highest prevalence of adult obesity (39.9%)

Patient to Clinician Ratios

977 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Pawnee County, KS

Primary care physicians in Pawnee County, KS see an average of 977 patients per year. This represents a 13.1% increase from the previous year (864 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in Pawnee County, KS in comparison to its neighboring geographies.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

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.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

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.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Health Care Spending

Data is only available at the state level. Showing data for Kansas.
$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.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Health Care Coverage

10.8%
Uninsured
41%
Employer Coverage
10%
Medicaid
21.1%
Medicare
16.2%
Non-Group
0.887%
Military or VA

Between 2017 and 2018, the percent of uninsured citizens in Pawnee County, KS grew by 29.5% from 8.35% to 10.8%.

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

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Health Risks

Data available at the county level.
Most at risk counties
  1. 14.5% prevalence
  2. 14.2% prevalence
  3. 14% prevalence

Allen County has the highest prevalence of diabetes in Kansas, at 14.5%.

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

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart