In 2017, Bourbon County, KS had a population of 14.8k people with a median age of 39.3 and a median household income of $39,379. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Bourbon County, KS grew from 14,751 to 14,757, a 0.0407% increase and its median household income declined from $41,529 to $39,379, a -5.18% decrease.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Bourbon County, KS are White (Non-Hispanic) (90.5%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (3.24%), White (Hispanic) (2.26%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (2.2%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (0.854%). N/A% of the people in Bourbon County, KS speak a non-English language, and 99.5% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Bourbon County, KS are Fort Scott Community College (554 degrees awarded in 2017).
The median property value in Bourbon County, KS is $82,600, and the homeownership rate is 70.5%. Most people in Bourbon County, KS commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 16.2 minutes. The average car ownership in Bourbon County, KS is 2 cars per household.