In 2020, Northwest Kansas PUMA, KS had a population of 107k people with a median age of 40.5 and a median household income of $53,634. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Northwest Kansas PUMA, KS declined from 108,054 to 107,361, a −0.641% decrease and its median household income grew from $52,306 to $53,634, a 2.54% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Northwest Kansas PUMA, KS are White (Non-Hispanic) (89.3%), White (Hispanic) (4.05%), Other (Hispanic) (1.6%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.51%), and Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (1.05%).
5.98% of the households in Northwest Kansas PUMA, 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.
98.2% of the residents in Northwest Kansas PUMA, KS are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Northwest Kansas PUMA, KS are Fort Hays State University (3,960 degrees awarded in 2020), Colby Community College (447 degrees), and Northwest Kansas Technical College (328 degrees).
In 2020, the median property value in Northwest Kansas PUMA, KS was $107,900, and the homeownership rate was 70.8%. Most people in Northwest Kansas PUMA, KS drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 14.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Northwest Kansas PUMA, KS was 2 cars per household.