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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of McPherson is 13,944. McPherson, Kansas is the 2,467th largest city in the US.
McPherson is located entirely in McPherson County.
The peak population of McPherson was in 2020, when its population was 14,036. In 2020, McPherson was the 2,455th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 2,467th largest city in the US. McPherson is currently 0.7% smaller than it was in 2020.
McPherson has grown 1.1% since the 2000. McPherson, Kansas's growth is below average. 72% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
McPherson has a population density of 1,833.2 people per square mile.
|2461||Pierre, South Dakota||14,000||0.8%|
|2469||Roselle Park, New Jersey||13,911||4.7%|
|2471||Sauk Rapids, Minnesota||13,896||33.9%|
|2473||College Park, Georgia||13,889||-31.5%|
The total voting age population of McPherson, Kansas, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 9,901. The voting age population is 50.2% male and 49.8% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 16.4% of the residents of McPherson are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of McPherson are 94.2% White, 2.2% Two or more races, 1.5% Black, 1.3% Asian and 0.8% American Indian. Additionally, 5.6% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In McPherson, 10.4% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 8.7%. On a per-household basis, 5.1% of families are below the poverty line in McPherson.
Among those aged 16 and older, 71.5% of McPherson residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 93.8% of McPherson residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 28.9% have a bachelor's degree and 8.7% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among McPherson residents aged 5 and older, 5.1% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 4.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.1% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in McPherson is 2.2%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In McPherson, 10.4% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in McPherson is $58,337.
In McPherson, 63.0% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 37.0% of housing units in McPherson.
Of all the housing units in McPherson, 18.1% of them were build before 1940.
In McPherson, 17.0% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 1,000 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in McPherson is $766.
In McPherson, 84.1% of households have an active broadband internet connection.