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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Lehigh is 159. Lehigh, Kansas is the 17,173rd largest city in the US.
The peak population of Lehigh was in 2000, when its population was 215. In 2000, Lehigh was the 16,700th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 17,173rd largest city in the US. Lehigh is currently 26.0% smaller than it was in 2000.
Lehigh has shrunk 26.0% since the year 2000. Lehigh, Kansas's growth is below average. 77% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|17172||La Fayette, Illinois||159||-29.6%|
|17176||Moore Station, Texas||159||-14.0%|
The total voting age population of Lehigh, Kansas, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 174. The voting age population is 57.5% male and 42.5% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 17.3% of the residents of Lehigh are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Lehigh are 98.8% White and 1.2% Black. Additionally, 2.7% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Lehigh, 2.8% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 2.5%. On a per-household basis, 0.0% of families are below the poverty line in Lehigh.
Among those aged 16 and older, 64.3% of Lehigh residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 87.2% of Lehigh residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 15.5% have a bachelor's degree and 4.1% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Lehigh residents aged 5 and older, 0.9% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.9% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Lehigh is 6.8%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Lehigh, 19.3% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Lehigh is $44,792.
In Lehigh, 84.9% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 15.1% of housing units in Lehigh.
Of all the housing units in Lehigh, 20.6% of them were build before 1940.
In Lehigh, 7.5% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Lehigh is $531.
In Lehigh, 87.2% of households have an active broadband internet connection.