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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Highland is 917. Highland, Kansas is the 10,596th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Highland was in 2010, when its population was 1,012. In 2010, Highland was the 10,257th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 10,596th largest city in the US. Highland is currently 9.4% smaller than it was in 2010.
Highland has shrunk 5.9% since the year 2000. Highland, Kansas's growth is about average. 60% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|10593||Whitney Point, New York||918||-6.3%|
|10594||Bradenton Beach, Florida||917||-38.5%|
|10602||Pleasant Hill, Illinois||916||-12.1%|
The total voting age population of Highland, Kansas, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 1,041. The voting age population is 54.7% male and 45.3% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 11.4% of the residents of Highland are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Highland are 63.9% White, 31.4% Black, 2.4% American Indian, 1.7% Two or more races, 0.3% Asian and 0.2% Other. Additionally, 4.0% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Highland, 15.7% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 14.3%. On a per-household basis, 5.3% of families are below the poverty line in Highland.
Among those aged 16 and older, 52.6% of Highland residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 95.6% of Highland residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 34.8% have a bachelor's degree and 13.3% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Highland residents aged 5 and older, 4.6% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 1.3% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.9% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.4% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Highland is 9.2%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Highland, 13.5% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Highland is $53,750.
In Highland, 67.3% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 32.7% of housing units in Highland.
Of all the housing units in Highland, 34.2% of them were build before 1940.
In Highland, 7.1% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Highland is $537.
In Highland, 75.1% of households have an active broadband internet connection.