In 2018, Wichita, KS had a population of 645k people with a median age of 36.6 and a median household income of $56,909. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Wichita, KS declined from 646,542 to 645,031, a -0.234% decrease and its median household income grew from $54,432 to $56,909, a 4.55% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Wichita, KS are White (Non-Hispanic) (71.8%), White (Hispanic) (8.06%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (7.55%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (3.62%), and Some Other Race (Hispanic) (3.54%). N/A% of the people in Wichita, KS speak a non-English language, and 95.6% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Wichita, KS are Wichita State University (3,273 degrees awarded in 2017), Wichita State University-Campus of Applied Sciences and Technology (1,561 degrees), and Butler Community College (1,436 degrees).
The median property value in Wichita, KS is $144,500, and the homeownership rate is 66.4%. Most people in Wichita, KS commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 19.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Wichita, KS is 2 cars per household.