wichita Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 11,300 5.4 % 6.7 %
High School Graduate 65,383 31.1 % 32.8 %
Some College 59,779 28.4 % 24.8 %
Bachelor’s Degree 48,940 23.3 % 22.1 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 24,825 11.8 % 13.5 %
High School Graduate or Higher 183,528 87.3 % 86.9 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 62,648 29.8 % 29.8 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 388,413 - -
19 years old and under 112,139 28.9 % 25.9 %
20 to 44 years old 134,403 34.6 % 12.8 %
45 to 64 years old 92,060 23.7 % 12.6 %
65 years old and older 49,811 12.8 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 297,065 87.3 % 84.8 %
Spanish 39,722 11.7 % 14.1 %
Other Languages 3,608 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 42,690 30.0 % 33.2 %
Married 72,422 50.8 % 50.6 %
Separated 3,483 2.4 % 2.6 %
Divorced 23,912 16.8 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 169,594 - -
Occupied Housing Units 149,920 88.4 % 87.5 %
Vacant Housing Units 19,674 11.6 % 12.5 %
1-Unit, Detached 116,491 68.7 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 5,979 3.5 % 5.8 %
2-Units 6,475 3.8 % 3.8 %
3 to 4 Units 7,811 4.6 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 6,452 3.8 % 4.9 %
10 to 19 Units 9,279 5.5 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 11,563 6.8 % 8.7 %
Mobile Homes 5,495 3.2 % 6.3 %
Boat, RV, or Van 49 0.0 % 0.1 %
Built 1990 to 1999 19,780 11.7 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 20,713 12.2 % 13.7 %
Built 1970 to 1979 22,185 13.1 % 15.7 %
Built 1960 to 1969 19,394 11.4 % 11.0 %
Built 1940 to 1959 48,939 28.9 % 15.9 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 17,833 10.5 % 13.1 %
Electric 36,777 21.7 % 32.8 %
Oil / Kerosene 73 0.0 % 4.6 %
Natural Gas 110,286 65.0 % 42.5 %
Tank or LP Gas 1,473 0.9 % 4.2 %
Coal 40 0.0 % 0.1 %
Wood 407 0.2 % 1.9 %
Other Fuel 536 0.3 % 0.4 %
None 328 0.2 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 291,746 78.3 % 75.7 %
African-American 45,961 12.3 % 13.1 %
Native American 4,132 1.1 % 0.8 %
Asian 18,450 5.0 % 5.4 %
Some Other Race 12,083 3.2 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 45,477 53,657
Median Family Income 57,097 65,910
Median Per Capita Income 24,743 28,889
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 74.19 %
  • Temperature 92.2 ℉
  • Rainfall 3.61 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0
    [CDD] 16.18
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.04 %
6.0 0.01 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
Data sourced by HomeFacts.com