Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Great Bend is 14,580. Great Bend, Kansas is the 2,392nd largest city in the US.
Great Bend is located entirely in Barton County.
The peak population of Great Bend was in 2010, when its population was 15,995. In 2010, Great Bend was the 2,077th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 2,392nd largest city in the US. Great Bend is currently 8.8% smaller than it was in 2010.
Great Bend has shrunk 5.0% since the year 2000. Great Bend, Kansas's growth is extremely below average. 87% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
The total voting age population of Great Bend, Kansas, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 10,600. The voting age population is 47.0% male and 53.0% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 16.7% of the residents of Great Bend are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Great Bend are 92.9% White, 2.3% Two or more races, 1.7% Other, 1.3% American Indian, 1.2% Black, 0.4% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander and 0.2% Asian. Additionally, 22.3% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Great Bend, 19.4% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 29.7%. On a per-household basis, 13.0% of families are below the poverty line in Great Bend.
Among those aged 16 and older, 66.0% of Great Bend residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 87.9% of Great Bend residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 19.6% have a bachelor's degree and 5.4% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Great Bend residents aged 5 and older, 16.3% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 15.3% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.4% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.5% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Great Bend is 3.6%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Great Bend, 15.8% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Great Bend is $47,574.
In Great Bend, 63.3% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 36.7% of housing units in Great Bend.
Of all the housing units in Great Bend, 19.8% of them were build before 1940.
In Great Bend, 4.9% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 350 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Great Bend is $655.
In Great Bend, 78.3% of households have an active broadband internet connection.
|Year||Population||Rank in US|
|2383||Edgewater, New Jersey||14,647||83.8%|
|2386||Alexander City, Alabama||14,618||-4.5%|
|2387||Salem Lakes, Wisconsin||14,614|
|2389||Red Bluff, California||14,588||9.8%|
|2391||St. Augustine, Florida||14,581||23.9%|
|2392||Great Bend, Kansas||14,580||-5.0%|
|2396||Beech Grove, Indiana||14,541||-2.1%|
|2399||Reidsville, North Carolina||14,524||-0.8%|
|2400||Middlesex, New Jersey||14,501||5.5%|
|2402||Washington Court House, Ohio||14,496||6.6%|
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