Neosho County, KS

County

Add Comparison
2022 Population
15,826
0.628% 1-year decline
US Senator
Jerry Moran
Republican Party
US Senator
Roger Marshall
Republican Party
2022 Median Age
40.3
1% 1-year increase
2022 Poverty Rate
15%
5.08% 1-year increase
2022 Median Household Income
$54,894
0.762% 1-year growth
2022 Median Property Value
$99,400
14.4% 1-year growth
2022 Employed Population
7,070
1.2% 1-year decline

About

In 2022, Neosho County, KS had a population of 15.8k people with a median age of 40.3 and a median household income of $54,894. Between 2021 and 2022 the population of Neosho County, KS declined from 15,926 to 15,826, a −0.628% decrease and its median household income grew from $54,479 to $54,894, a 0.762% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Neosho County, KS are White (Non-Hispanic) (88.1%), White (Hispanic) (4.23%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (3.68%), Two+ (Hispanic) (1.66%), and Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (1.19%).

None of the households in Neosho County, 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.

98.8% of the residents in Neosho County, KS are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Neosho County, KS are Neosho County Community College (791 degrees awarded in 2022).

In 2022, the median property value in Neosho County, KS was $99,400, and the homeownership rate was 75.6%.

Most people in Neosho County, KS drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 15.5 minutes. The average car ownership in Neosho County, KS was 2 cars per household.

Population & Diversity

Neosho County, KS is home to a population of 15.8k people, from which 98.8% are citizens. As of 2022, 2.14% of Neosho County, KS residents were born outside of the country (338 people).

In 2022, there were 20.8 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (13.9k people) in Neosho County, KS than any other race or ethnicity. There were 669 White (Hispanic) and 583 Two+ (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Citizenship

98.8%
2022 Citizenship
97.8%
2021 Citizenship

As of 2022, 98.8% of Neosho County, KS residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.5%. In 2021, the percentage of US citizens in Neosho County, KS was 97.8%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been increasing.

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

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Neosho County, KS
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    13.9k ± 42
  2. White (Hispanic)
    669 ± 150
  3. Two+ (Non-Hispanic)
    583 ± 96.2
6.33%
Hispanic Population
1k people

In 2022, there were 20.8 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (13.9k people) in Neosho County, KS than any other race or ethnicity. There were 669 White (Hispanic) and 583 Two+ (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

6.33% of the people in Neosho County, KS are hispanic (1k people).

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

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
    82,300 ± 6,944 people
  2. India
    14,639 ± 2,963 people
  3. Vietnam
    10,989 ± 2,569 people

In 2022, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Kansas was Mexico, the natal country of 82,300 Kansas residents, followed by India with 14,639 and Vietnam with 10,989.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Foreign-Born Population

2.14%
2022 Foreign-Born Population
338 people
2.51%
2021 Foreign-Born Population
399 people

As of 2022, 2.14% of Neosho County, KS residents (338 people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.6%. In 2021, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Neosho County, KS was 2.51%, meaning that the rate has been decreasing.

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

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    310 ± 101
  2. Gulf War (2001-)
    178 ± 87
  3. Korea
    112 ± 87

Neosho County, KS has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 1.74 times greater than any other conflict.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Economy

The economy of Neosho County, KS employs 7.07k people. The largest industries in Neosho County, KS are Health Care & Social Assistance (1,195 people), Manufacturing (1,154 people), and Retail Trade (1,042 people), and the highest paying industries are Utilities ($85,169), Transportation & Warehousing, & Utilities ($72,973), and Transportation & Warehousing ($72,703).

Males in Kansas have an average income that is 1.39 times higher than the average income of females, which is $54,429. The income inequality in Kansas (measured using the Gini index) is 0.462, which is lower than than the national average.

Occupations

7.07k
2022 Value
± 551
−1.2%
1 Year decline
± 11.2%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in Neosho County, KS declined at a rate of −1.2%, from 7.16k employees to 7.07k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Neosho County, KS, are Office & Administrative Support Occupations (795 people), Production Occupations (766 people), and Sales & Related Occupations (666 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Neosho County, KS.

View Data
Save Image

Unemployment Insurance Claims

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

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

Employment by Industries

7.07k
2022 Value
± 551
−1.2%
1 Year decline
± 11.2%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in Neosho County, KS declined at a rate of −1.2%, from 7.16k employees to 7.07k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Neosho County, KS, are Health Care & Social Assistance (1,195 people), Manufacturing (1,154 people), and Retail Trade (1,042 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Neosho County, KS, though some of these residents may live in Neosho County, KS and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

View Data
Save Image

Median Earnings by Industry

$46,512
Median earning men ± $3,690
$29,432
Median earning women ± $2,083

The industries with the best median earnings for men in 2022 are Transportation & Warehousing, & Utilities ($84,167), Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation, & Accommodations & Food Services ($67,896), and Public Administration ($58,611).

The industries with the best median earnings for women in 2022 are Transportation & Warehousing, & Utilities ($55,769), Public Administration ($50,428), and Manufacturing ($38,799).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Employment by Industry Sector

Data is only available at the state level. Showing data for Kansas.
Y-Axis
3.11%
Year-over-year growth
Employment change between February 2022 and February 2023

As of February 2023, there are 1.44M people employed in Kansas. This represents a 3.11% increase in employment when compared to February 2022.

Right after the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, during April 2020, a general dip can be seen across industry sectors, resulting in an overall decline in employment by 10.9%.

The following chart shows monthly employment numbers for each industry sector in Kansas.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Establishments by Size

The industries with the most establishments
  1. 157
    Manufacturing
  2. 131
    Finance & Insurance, and Real Estate, Rental & Leasing
  3. 129
    Educational Services, Health Care & Social Assistance

The visualization shows the distribution of establishments by industry and by size according to the number of employees.

View Data
Save Image

Civics

In the 2020 presidential election, the popular vote in Neosho County, KS went to Donald J. Trump with 72.3% of the vote. The runner-up was Joseph R Biden Jr. (26.1%), followed by Jo Jorgensen (1.61%).

Jerry Moran and Roger Marshall 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.

US Senators from Kansas

Senatorial voting results are only available at the state level. Showing data for Kansas.
Jerry Moran
Senator from Kansas3
Assumed office on January 3, 2011
Roger Marshall
Senator from Kansas2
Assumed office on January 3, 2021

Jerry Moran and Roger Marshall 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, excluding special elections, 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

Education

In 2022, universities in Neosho County, KS awarded 791 degrees. The student population of Neosho County, KS in 2022 is skewed towards women, with 695 male students and 943 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Neosho County, KS are White (624 and 80%), followed by Hispanic or Latino (55 and 7.05%), Two or More Races (47 and 6.03%), and Black or African American (35 and 4.49%).

The largest universities in Neosho County, KS by number of degrees awarded are Neosho County Community College (791 and 100%).

The most popular majors in Neosho County, KS are Liberal Arts & Sciences (194 and 24.5%), Nursing Assistant & Patient Care Assistant (167 and 21.1%), and Welding Technology (149 and 18.8%).

Enrollments by Gender and Races

In 2022 there were 1,638 students enrolled in Neosho County, KS, 42.4% men and 57.6% women.

By race, the largest number of students enrolled was concentrated in White with 1,240 records, of which 59.5% were women and 40.5% men.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Concentrations

Most Common
  1. 194 degrees awarded
  2. 54 degrees awarded
  3. 25 degrees awarded

In 2022, the most common concentation for Associates Degree recipients in Neosho County, KS was Liberal Arts & Sciences with 194 degrees awarded.

This visualization illustrates the percentage of students graduating with a Associates Degree from schools in Neosho County, KS according to their major.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Universities

Gender
Race
Largest Universities by degrees awarded
791 degrees awarded

In 2022, the institution with the largest number of graduating students was Neosho County Community College with 791 degrees awarded.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Student Diversity

In 2022, 314 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Neosho County, KS, which is 0.658 times less than the 477 female students who received degrees in the same year.

In 2022 the most common race/ethnicity group awarded degrees at institutions was White students. These 624 degrees mean that there were 11.3 times more degrees awarded to White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Hispanic or Latino, with 55 degrees awarded.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Awarded Degrees over Time

The graph shows the evolution of awarded degrees by degrees. Under the paragraphs, the average number of awarded degrees by university in each degree is shown.

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

Average Net Price by Sector

Public, 2-year ($2,880) is the sector with the highest median state tuition in 2022.

Public, 2-year ($1,536) is the sector with the highest median state fee in 2022.

Public, 2-year ($1,106) is the sector with the highest average net price of books and supplies.

The graph shows the average net price by sector and year.

View Data
Save Image

Educational Pyramid

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

In 2022, 0.872% of men over 25 years of age had not completed any academic degree (no schooling), while 0.778% of women were in the same situation.

This visualization shows the gender distribution of the population according to the academic level reached.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Educational Attainment

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

The most common educational levels obtained by the working population in 2022 were High School or Equivalent (605k), Some college (553k), and Bachelors Degree (450k).

This visualization illustrates the percentage distribution of the population according to the highest educational level reached. You can filter the data by race by using the selector above.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Housing & Living

The median property value in Neosho County, KS was $99,400 in 2022, which is 0.353 times smaller than the national average of $281,900. Between 2021 and 2022 the median property value increased from $86,900 to $99,400, a 14.4% increase. The homeownership rate in Neosho County, KS is 75.6%, which is approximately the same as the national average of 64.8%.

People in Neosho County, KS have an average commute time of 15.5 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Neosho County, KS is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Median household income in Neosho County, KS is $54,894. In 2022, the tract with the highest Median Household Income in Neosho County, KS was Census Tract 9519 with a value of $61,719, followed by Census Tract 9516 and Census Tract 9520, with respective values of $60,000 and $55,536.

In 2022, 13.5% of the population was living with severe housing problems in Neosho County, KS. From 2014 to 2022, the indicator grew 4.57%.

Property

$99,400
Median Property Value 2022
±$7,061
$4,694
Median Property Taxes
±$415

The following chart display owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Neosho County, KS the largest share of households pay taxes in the $800 - $1,499 range.

The chart underneath the paragraph shows the property taxes in Neosho County, KS compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies.

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

Rent vs Own

75.6%
Homeownership
2022
60.4%
Homeowners with Mortgage
2022

In 2022, 75.6% of the housing units in Neosho County, KS were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 74.7%.

This chart shows the percentage of owner in Neosho County, KS compared it's parent and neighboring geographies.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Income by Location

Use the dropdown to filter by race/ethnicity.
Race/Ethnicity
Highest Median Household Income (Total)
  1. Census Tract 9519
  2. Census Tract 9516
  3. Census Tract 9520

In 2022, the tract with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Neosho County, KS was Census Tract 9519 with a value of $61,719, followed by Census Tract 9516 and Census Tract 9520, with respective values of $60,000 and $55,536.

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

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.
$54,894
Median Household Income
± $4,956
6.21k
Number of Households
± 507

In 2022, the median household income of the 6.21k households in Neosho County, KS grew to $54,894 from the previous year's value of $54,479.

The following chart displays the households in Neosho 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 $75k - $100k range.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Neosho County, KS is from Kansas.
0.462
2022 Wage GINI in Kansas
0.46
2021 Wage GINI in Kansas

In 2022, the income inequality in Kansas was 0.462 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.512% growth from 2021 to 2022, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat less even. The GINI for Kansas was lower than than the national average of 0.478. 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

Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2022
  1. Drove Alone (75.8%)
  2. Carpooled (16.3%)
  3. Worked At Home (5.59%)

In 2022, 75.8% of workers in Neosho County, KS drove alone to work, followed by those who carpooled to work (16.3%) and those who worked at home (5.59%).

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

Commute Time

15.5 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Neosho County, KS have a shorter commute time (15.5 minutes) than the normal US worker (26.7 minutes). Additionally, 1.2% of the workforce in Neosho County, KS have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

The chart below shows how the median household income in Neosho 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

Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

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

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Severe Housing Problems

In 2022, 13.5% of the population was living with severe housing problems in Neosho County, KS. From 2014 to 2022, the indicator grew 4.57%.

The graph shows the trend of the percentage of the population living with severe housing problems.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Poverty & Diversity

15% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Neosho County, KS (2.29k out of 15.3k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is higher than the national average of 12.5%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 25 - 34, followed by Males < 5 and then Males 18 - 24.

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Neosho County, KS is White, followed by Hispanic and Two Or More.

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

Children in Poverty

In 2022, 19.9% of the children was living in poverty in Neosho County, KS. From 2014 to 2022, the indicator declined 6.7%.

The graph shows the trend of the percentage of the children living in poverty.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Crimes & Accidents

Indicator

In 2022, the number of reported violent crimes offenses per 100,000 population was 277 in Neosho County, KS. From 2014 to 2022, the indicator grew 23.7 per 100,000 population.

The graph shows the trend in the number of reported violent crimes offenses per 100,000 population.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Health

88.3% of the population of Neosho County, KS has health coverage, with 46.5% on employee plans, 14.4% on Medicaid, 15.8% on Medicare, 10.5% on non-group plans, and 1.02% on military or VA plans.

Primary care physicians in Neosho County, KS see 1601 patients per year on average, which represents a 0.376% increase from the previous year (1595 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 3186 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 885 patients per year.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 48.9% were men and 51.1% were women.

Patient to Clinician Ratios

1,601 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Neosho County, KS

Primary care physicians in Neosho County, KS see an average of 1,601 patients per year. This represents a 0.376% increase from the previous year (1,595 patients).

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

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Health Care Diversity

In 2022, insured persons according to age ranges were distributed in 26.6% under 18 years, 18.1% between 18 and 34 years, 35.7% between 35 and 64 years, and 19.6% over 64 years.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 48.9% were men and 51.1% were women.

The following chart shows the number of people with health coverage by gender.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Uninsured People

11.7%
Uninsured
46.5%
Employer Coverage
14.4%
Medicaid
15.8%
Medicare
10.5%
Non-Group
1.02%
Military or VA

Between 2021 and 2022, the percent of uninsured citizens in Neosho County, KS grew by 1.64% from 11.5% to 11.7%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Neosho 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 Outcomes

Indicator

In 2022, the number of deaths among residents under age 18 per 100,000 population was 89.5 in Neosho County, KS.

The graphic shows the trend of the indicator in Neosho County, KS.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Health Behaviors

Indicator

In 2022, the percentage of the adult population (age 18 and older) that reports a body mass index (BMI) greater than or equal to 30 kg/m2 (age-adjusted) was 39.6% in Neosho County, KS.

The graphic shows the trend of the indicator in Neosho County, KS.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Clinical Care

Indicator

In 2022, the percentage of population under age 65 without health insurance was 9.64% in Neosho County, KS.

The graphic shows the trend of the indicator in Neosho County, KS.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart