|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Leavenworth is 37,176. Leavenworth, Kansas is the 1,069th largest city in the US.
Leavenworth is located entirely in Leavenworth County.
The peak population of Leavenworth was in 1990, when its population was 38,714. In 1990, Leavenworth was the 710th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 1,069th largest city in the US. Leavenworth is currently 4.0% smaller than it was in 1990.
Leavenworth has grown 4.7% since the 2000. Leavenworth, Kansas's growth is below average. 73% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Leavenworth has a population density of 1,466.2 people per square mile.
|1065||San Luis, Arizona||37,333||137.5%|
|1066||La Puente, California||37,303||-9.2%|
|1067||Cedar City, Utah||37,206||79.4%|
|1071||Myrtle Beach, South Carolina||37,100||53.4%|
|1074||Copperas Cove, Texas||37,041||23.3%|
The total voting age population of Leavenworth, Kansas, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 26,728. The voting age population is 55.9% male and 44.1% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 12.1% of the residents of Leavenworth are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Leavenworth are 75.0% White, 15.1% Black, 4.9% Two or more races, 2.5% Other, 1.5% Asian, 0.7% American Indian and 0.2% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. Additionally, 9.4% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Leavenworth, 15.0% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 19.6%. On a per-household basis, 10.6% of families are below the poverty line in Leavenworth.
Among those aged 16 and older, 58.9% of Leavenworth residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 91.8% of Leavenworth residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 31.2% have a bachelor's degree and 14.8% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Leavenworth residents aged 5 and older, 6.9% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 3.8% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.9% speak an Indo-European language, and 1.9% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Leavenworth is 4.7%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Leavenworth, 29.7% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Leavenworth is $59,132.
In Leavenworth, 48.4% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 51.6% of housing units in Leavenworth.
Of all the housing units in Leavenworth, 25.8% of them were build before 1940.
In Leavenworth, 14.1% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 2,000 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Leavenworth is $958.
In Leavenworth, 81.8% of households have an active broadband internet connection.