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The 2016 Wichita, Kansas, population is 389,965. There are 2,431 people per square mile (population density).

Family in Wichita, Kansas

The median age is 34. The US median is 37.4. 49.76% of people in Wichita, Kansas, are married. 13.05% are divorced.

The average household size is 2.53 people. 33.30% of people are married, with children. 19.78% have children, but are single.

Race in Wichita, Kansas

63.93% of people are white, 11.22% are black, 4.74% are asian, 0.73% are native american, and 0.11% claim 'Other'.

15.69% of the people in Wichita, Kansas, claim hispanic ethnicity (meaning 84.31% are non-hispanic).

  PEOPLEWichita, KansasUnited States
  Population  389,965321,418,820
  Population - 2010  373,725308,745,538
  Population - 2000  344,284285,036,114
  Population - 1990  304,011251,960,433
  Pop. 1990 to Now  28.27%27.57%
  Pop. 2000 to Now  13.27%12.76%
  Pop. Density  2,43191
  Land Area  1603,531,905
  Water Area  4264,837
  Median Age  3437.4
  Female Population  50.58%50.81%
  Male Population  49.42%49.19%
  White  63.93%62.77%
  Black  11.22%12.24%
  Asian  4.74%4.95%
  Native American  0.73%0.66%
  Hawaiian, Pacific Islander  0.02%0.16%
  Other  0.11%0.20%
  Two or More Races  3.56%2.13%
  Hispanic  15.69%16.90%
  Non-Hispanic  84.31%83.10%
  Households  150,282116,211,000
  Family Households  92,94376,958,100
  Non Family Households  57,33939,253,000
  Household Size  2.532.63
  Married Population  49.76%50.58%
  Single Population  50.24%49.42%
  Now Married  47.75%48.41%
  Married but Separated  2.01%2.17%
  Never Married  31.51%32.55%
  Widowed  5.68%5.95%
  Divorced  13.05%10.92%
  Married, w/children  33.30%31.68%
  Married, no children  38.42%41.44%
  Single, w/children  19.78%16.94%
  Single, no children  8.50%9.95%

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