|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Atchison is 10,694. Atchison, Kansas is the 2,986th largest city in the US.
Atchison is located entirely in Atchison County.
The peak population of Atchison was in 2010, when its population was 11,021. In 2010, Atchison was the 2,757th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 2,986th largest city in the US. Atchison is currently 3.0% smaller than it was in 2010.
Atchison has grown 0.2% since the 2000. Atchison, Kansas's growth is below average. 73% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Atchison has a population density of 1,408.4 people per square mile.
|2980||Bel Air, Maryland||10,715||9.0%|
|2985||Pine Hill, New Jersey||10,699||-1.5%|
|2991||West Haverstraw, New York||10,679||3.5%|
|2992||Pineville, North Carolina||10,678||76.5%|
The total voting age population of Atchison, Kansas, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 8,091. The voting age population is 45.9% male and 54.1% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 15.2% of the residents of Atchison are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Atchison are 86.6% White, 7.6% Two or more races, 3.9% Black, 0.9% Other, 0.5% American Indian and 0.5% Asian. Additionally, 4.0% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Atchison, 18.2% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 17.4%. On a per-household basis, 13.4% of families are below the poverty line in Atchison.
Among those aged 16 and older, 62.4% of Atchison residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 92.7% of Atchison residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 25.6% have a bachelor's degree and 11.6% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Atchison residents aged 5 and older, 1.6% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.6% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.6% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.3% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Atchison is 3.8%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Atchison, 10.2% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Atchison is $46,465.
In Atchison, 61.6% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 38.4% of housing units in Atchison.
Of all the housing units in Atchison, 44.5% of them were build before 1940.
In Atchison, 7.6% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 330 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Atchison is $615.
In Atchison, 72.4% of households have an active broadband internet connection.